The Guthrie Daily Leader. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 12, No. 125, Ed. 1, Tuesday, October 25, 1898 Page: 2 of 4
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OVlkl Organ of Oklahoma Democracy
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FREE 6IUVER TICKET.
JAMES R. KEATON.
TUESDAY OCTOH13II 85 1803.
Hob MpIIkysomW poctls typewriter
has lost its voice.
That election bonrtl was about the
worst thltiR that over happened.
Thk campaign is livening up. Hu-
cbanan has acquired a fresh shave.
Hon McKrvxol.s' hobo ttokot Is
catlly lacking in sidetrack facilities.
Fi nn is a big Btiff blutr. No argu-
ment put up in his defensa will hold.
We haven't reached lllrdie Laverty's
name in the protocol but if it Is thcro
Spain may keep him.
C11A111.KV llKitum won't need a clerk
to make up his records at the expense
of tht. taxpayers. He'll do that himself.
The Leadku is compiling some coun-
ty records which when printed will be
of some interest to Republican candi-
dates now holding ofllcc.
It Is very evident that the Republi-
can machine never read between the
lines of that pink circular. Its
awful slop to refer to at this time.
Joitv Nklbon may as well replace
his silk hosiery and patent leathers.
Ills barefoot bluff will work no longer
with the farmors and besides this Is
Edoau Jonks may not have handled
at many briefs as Strang but he
knows how to get a case lute the su-
premo court something that Strang
finds difllculty In doing.
Thk Capital p-actlcally admits that
Harris Huston Is crooked but pleads
for him on the ground that ho pays
taxes !n Guthrie Tho fact Is Huston
has never paid any taxes.
Votehb should inform themselves in
the most thorough manner with all
names of the candidates In tho fusion
ticket so that whon thoy go to the polls
to rote they shall make no mistake.
A. IIahkib Huston romains In thr
trenches and vefuscs to get on the fir-
ing line. So long as a Harris can be In
the shado of the administration block
house he will never be overcome by
A. II. Huston Is respectfully asked
to explain tho reason the grand jury
lulled to find a truo bill agatnBt Fred
lionflls In tho Cohen affair. Ho was
tho county attorney In the case.
Speak out Mr. Huston Cohen s not
here now but there aro others here
who know all the details
It is almost certain that tho Free
Bllver forces will bo successful but
this fact should not lead to overconfl-
dence. It is dangerous. Overconfl-
dence leads to apathy and apathy
leads to defeat. "Up and at them"
should bo tho war cry. Untiring la-
bor constant diligence increasing
watchfulness nro tho elements of success
The villlonous attempt of the cloo
tlon board of Gov liarnos and Judge
Cunningham to cheat the peoplo out
of their votes and elect a legislature
that will do their bidding and white-
wash everything from top to boUom
ouifht to arouse every voter in the ter-
ritory and set htm to work to defeat
Ir you want to onjoy this campaign
you must read tho Lkahkk Tho cam-
paign has been altogether too " pok-
ey " and solemn. Right now we pro-
sent a keen refreshing bill by tho ver-
satile knock-about artists McXcal and
Hornor. lloth aro hide-peelers. They
cau havo all tho space in the Ikaikii
Thk Capital says : " Wo admit that
Huston's work looked orooked and
that ho beat the board of commission-
ers and also with his brother Captain
Huston he ran the county attorney's
ofllce without regard to Republican
interests but is thla record any worse
than Soulo's gall ? " Perhaps not but
the peoplo are not supporting crooked
candidates this year.
Akk the peoplo of I.ogau county
ready by their votes to say that Gov.
Harnes administration is entitled to
their support' lfo they will vote
for his man A- II. Huston. With Hus-
ton In tho council and Merten Jn the
house Gav. Barne"i and Harper S. Cud
"Bingham wlP continue their raid upon
the acfeoal land funds. Fathers who
hare ebildreu to educate should vote
to .irotoul this Important fund. Tlioro
is no politics in this but lots of good
GitRBR of the Capital once more tc-
sorts to studied falsehood in defending
'the mtshapen cause of A. II. Huston.
He attacks Soule with exceptional vir-
ulence anl very unwitely seeks to fan
to a blae a fight betweon Guthrie and
Oklahoma City declaring that Soule
is not a resident of Guthrie but is
trying to represent Oklahoma City's
interests in tho legislature. Soulo has
resided In Guthrie four years: his fam-
ily rcn'des horo and ho pays taxes in
this city. These facts surely ought to
ontttlo him to residence
A TOVCll OF HVSTUS.
Harris Huston barrister and ex-
prosecuting attorney will now take
Qucs. Ib it not true that ono H. L.
Cohen and one Fred lionflls had a
Administration. We object.
Chorus of voters. You must answor
the question. It is relevant.
Huston. (Timidly) Yes sir.
Qucs. Did the matter get before
the grand jury?
Ans. If my recollection servo me
right I believe It did.
Qucs. What was done in the mat-
ter? Ans. Noth Well eventually Don-
ills was "done."
Ques. Why was not an irdlctment
returned against ltonflU?
Ans That rested with the grand
Ques. Did you not havo long and
substantial conversations with ltondls
at tho time? J
Ans Yes sir.
Qucs. What was the amount 8100.
Administration. Object object.
Chorus of voters. Answer the ques-
tion I refuse.
Ques. How many jurr .-"ere un.
dor tho spell'.'
A sonsation In court. Two men
faint and are carried out on Republi-
can planks. Court adjourns for the
term and Huston runs for the legisla-
ture. Hopes to wake laws which he
hitherto has twisted to suit his own
Dojtho voters understand? Let them
choose between Huston and Soule.
votkus must he vAitnt'trr..
We aro informed but do not lenow
whether It is true that the election
board has decided to print tho name
of Judge ICcaton on the oftlcial bal-
lot but once but will print oppo-
site his name to tho right tho three
designations Voters should bo care-
ful about this as well as other names
and sco that should any name on the
ballot appear oftcner than once then
U90 tho stamp but once in tho square
opposite each ono of tho candidate's
namo whom thoy dcslro to vote for.
bhould tho board print tho namo of
any candidate oftcner than onco on
the ballot then a stamp should bo
used but once in ono of tho squares
opposite and to tho left of tho namo
voted for. Every voter should bear
these facts In mind while preparing
Whllo we do not believe that should
thoy print the namo tSrcn times on
tho ba'lots and the voter through
error Btamp in each square opposite
such name it could be treated as a mu-
Hated ballot still It is best in that
case to uso the stamp but once sz ns
to bo absolutely certain that your vote
will be counted.
IT Ml'.ST UK A PHYSICAL UISA1III.ITY
Section 13 of the election laws Is
very strict. It prohibits any person
whomsoever oven tho clerks judges
and Inspectors from imparting any in
structions to tho volqr unless he is
" blind or otherwise physically uuablc
to properly mark his ballot." It will
bo seen from tho words in quotation
marks that the voter cannot receive
instructions on the ploa that ho is In-
tellectually unable to read tho names
of the candidates on the ballot lie
must bo blind or physically unable to
properly mark his ballot. It is plain
then that tho words "properly mark"
mean a physical disability and not an
Intellectual disability. Severe punish-
ment Is provided for any violation of
A liUMUOUHTW CUSHHHSS ASSUIIH1).
Wu don't care to add to tho discour-
agement of the Flynn Republicans
but figures prepared by a Republics
of high standing and of unexception-
able facilities for obtaining corroet
and roltablo Information and who
came within three of forecasting tho
Republican majority in the Fifty-fifth
congress says that the Democrats aro
reasonably sure of a majority in the
next congress of at least seven These-
figures aro regarded in high Demo-
cratic circles at Washington as ex-
tremely conservative while at tho
Democratic headquarters in Washing-
ton a much groater majority is confi-
iivstTo.s will UK run DO IT.
We arc told that A. II. Huston is
telling tho people that if elootnd the
first thing ho will do is to introduco a
bill to limit tho powers of the equali-
zation board. To kocp ftith with his
promises ho will doubtless do this but
is any ono credulous enough to behove
he will push such a bill through and
mako it a law ? If thero be suoh a
man he ought to be tapped for the
simples. Huston as everybody knows
Is Gov. liarnes and Attorney Genoral
Cunningham's candidate. That fact
of itsulf ought to bo enough for auy
roan whether he be a Democrat Re-
publican or 1'opullst.
That Logan county has been gutted
looted and robbed through the Incom-
petency or venality of tho present
Troubled With Thorn for tho
Past Ten Years
Purifying tho Blood with Hood's
Snrsnpnrllln Effocts n Cure
All troubles that aic duo to iinpnro
blowil yli'ld with wonderful motniil-
1108S to Hood's SnrMparilln which
thoroughly eradicates all scrofulous
taints and ninl.es Hip Mood liili and
jitifp. Jlwiil these wordu:
' I have hcon troubled with very pain-
ful ulcers on my ankle the greater part
ot tho tituo tor Rbout ten years. I decided
to try Hood's Baraaparills and when I
had taken two bottles I could rceachango
tor tho better I havo now taken four
bottles nnil the ulcers are n ell 1 am able
to attend to my work about tho houo
without Any pain and I can rost well at
night I regard Hood's Sarsaparllln us rn
Tcollont medicine." Mahy A. WEU-
uam WinQcld Kansas.
ts the best-In (Act the Ono Truo llleod Purifier.
S'ld by all druggists l six fur ft
Hnml'e Dillc nr" h" onIy lHI" 0 Uko
IIOUU : I 1Mb Mtii Hood's Sarsaparllla.
county commissioners 1b a f. ct so pat
ent to the taxpayers that their own
frionds have not the hardihood to
openly lny it. If the overburdened
taxpayers want to continue that sort
of thing they havo the unquestioned
right to do so and keep right on pay-
ing the fiddler. If they havo had
enough of it and it appears thej have
lot thorn show It by electing Miles W.
Alton Frank Styles and James Lovcll
who will put a stop to those shameful
k.i ti.no.ii) cas nut a 1 jcs
Morton and Huston aro railroad can-
didates and if elected to tho next
assembly will do tho bidding of Gov.
Barnes and Regent Asp.
How aro they controlled?
Here is tho obligatory pedigree
Asp got low freight rates for Morton
ovor tho Santa Fe. Asp buys school
warrants colored by Morton
Tho governor appointed Huston's
brother a captain. Hinton standing in
with the Flynn faction won tho coun-
cil nomination and in turn tossed him-
self off to tho governor.
It is all vory prettily arranged
Hut it won't wrk.
Just as Captalu Joseph Stiles who
is an honest man and made an honest
treasurer for Logan county was about
to surrender his ofllce to Ritterbusch
a warrant 'su:oi by the Republican
county commissioners for over S500
was presented to him for payment and
Captain Stiles said: "No Sir I will
not pay it for I know all about it and
it ought not to be paid and ns I am
about to go out of ofilco with straight
records they Bhall bo kept straight."
Ritterbu'ch came into oflljo a few days
afterward aud when this fraudulent
warrant was prosonted to him he paid
it. If anyouo doubts tho truth of
this lot him look at tho records.
Jamkh Lovki.l tho Free Silver can-
didate for county comml'slonor In tho
third district will be olected haudR
down. Whon ho takes his scat along
with Commissioners Allen and Styles
thero will bo no more robberies of the
tuxpayors of Logan county as long as
they hold tho reins. Mr. Lovcll is a
farmer of high standing and absolute
honor and personal integrity. When
he takos the oath of ofllce he will re-
quiro an accounting and a showing of
books by tho prcsont boodlcr board
that will be an eye opener to the tax-
payers of Logan county aud for that
reason hundreds of Republican tax-
payers want him elected.
TiiKAsuitKit ItUTKitiiUBOii does not
know a column of figures from the tlv
marks on his office window and ho
can figure up tho columns of figures
from ono end just as easily and as
quic' ns ho can from the other
Either end is all the same to him. Is
that tho kind of a man tho peoplo of
a great and glorious county like Lo-
gan want '' Rub him out and put in a
man like David T. Kyscr who can at
least udd up a column of figures and
toll tho people something of the coun-
ty's financial condition.
UxmitiT "H"on tho records of the
county commissioners is Judgeistrang's
letter ot Indorsement of that 81000
steal fram the county. Exhibit "A"
on the same records Is A. II. Huston's
rocommondation that the steal was
all right lloth ot these men are ask-
ing tho taxpayers to put them In of-
fice again Straug to recommend other
steals and Huston to protect the gov-
ernor and incidentally to help Harper
Cunningham to utlllxo thu school
Doug tho territorial auditor know
that ho Is subject to prosecution for
issuing territorial warrants against
appropriations that had been exhuus
ed ? Tho proviso of section 1 of the
appropriation aot defining tho duties
aud limiting tho powers of tho auditor
oxprossly sayt: "That the drawing of
auy warrant upon any fund after tho
appropriation therefor is exhausted is
hereby made a misdemeanor and is
Wo off or One Hundred Dollars Re-
ward for any oiso ot Catarrh that can-
not bo cured by Hall's Catarrh Curo
J F. CHENEY A CO. Props.
Wo tho undersigned havo known
F. J. Cheney for tho last IS years and
beltovo him to bo perfectly honorable
in all business transactions and finan-
cially able to carry out any obligations
uiado by their firm.
Wkst&Tuuax Wholesale Druggists
Waldjxo Ki.nnak & Makvin Whole-
sale Druggists Toledo 0-
Hall's ratarri Cure is taken Inter
nallv aetintr directly upon tho blood
and mucous surfaces ot the system
1'rlco 73c perf bottle bold by all
Druggists Testimonials free
Wrap of all ktmls ate to be fnn 1
here tn Jacket aiutcajjrs ft unih.
cheapest to tie best rtcracmtn t
alt goods market! In plain IlKiir. .
ana only one iinte u -jit! id -.11
gMg IT WimjKtetf jM 11 Wt wus 1 -1 ifBij IMCj-iXJU
y m mmmm.
iiwniiiwXX ' . . ifflu" 1 tl'tnhtsMms!uivkmtum i ins sin iH'jmr
Comforts mid lltaitkots
Nlee Hlankets from 3.V to IIS per
pair womioris irom owe to N SO ea
We can keep you warm and not
touch your purse very h.srd at
SOME STARTLING FACTS
Cheapest place on earth to buy. Crowds throng this
immense store daily scrambling and pushing one
another in their vain efforts to procure the goods
wnicii tney can get at such a sacrifice.
Everywhere on the streets are great crowds of people making their
way to this great store wherein is contained every imaginable bar-
gain. Come and find out for yourself.
Jiens' Fmich back worsted In blurk
jjliMils mixture etc. all wool lingular j
himI cheviot Rut's lu nobby blown
prices an the suits J10.00 12 00 and!
15 00 this week for 7 60.
Mens' black and clay worsted suits In
square and round cuts. Made in nlco
style also a. line of cheviot in colors.
ItoRUlar prices J7.S0 S.OO and 9 00 this
week for 3 00 AT THE HUSH.
A line that -will surprise you In style
and finish some are strictly all woo
eomo are not. Regular prices Wy
6 50 and 7.00 this week for KM A1-
THE RUSH. J
Men' black and grty cheviots. A good
nult to near won't get rusty. Hegu-1
lar price Jt 00 4 50 and S 00 this week '
lor J3 00 AT THE HUSH. I
Mens gray mixed suits and small
checks a suit that would he cheap
at U.OO this week for J2C0 AT THE
Uos' knee pants suits plaid and
stripes rtgular price Jl 00 this wtek
for 5c AT THE RUSH.
Uoy' nice knee pant suits neat
platdi In different colors. Regular
price $1 CO this week for Jl.W AT THE
Boys' "Nobby" knee pant suits a
beautiful line of styles. Regular prlco
.00 and 2.50 this week for Jl.W AT
Fnp Boys' all wool kneo pant suits. Very
ftO OH stllsh. Regular price J3.00 thli week
OZlUU 'or J200 AT THE RUSH. .4
Mens' ensslmere pant nlco style.
Regular price 1 B. tomorrow for S80
AT THE RUSH.
Mens' kereey pants good value at
U.00 and J.50 tomorrow at S1.48 AT
A few real snaps. Coats that aro nlco
and can bo had for so lltle money that
It will surprise you AT THE RUSH.
It Is now the time of year that you
need good underwear and we. hav
the lurgost stock and th lowest
prices of any one In Oklahoma Ter-
ritory fr jou to select from AT THE
LADIES' DRESS GOODS.
Just received another now lot. Our
eurly trade wns much heavier than
we anticipated. New styles larger as-
sortment than ever. One thing we
desire to call tho Indies ntteutlon to
Is our goods nro all new and fresh-
No oldgoods to be shown you. Prices
In dies goods to to J100 per yard AT
NSW SIEK WAIST PATTERSS.
100 new and stylish waist pattsrna
Just arrlvod. Come early nnd make
jour selection before the choice 1
gone AT THE RUSH.
New trimmings to mntch all dress
goods and silks price from !c to JLM
per ynrd AT THE RUSH.
We Invite the ladles to our large cor-
net department. Sole agents for Hen-
derson's corsets. Every pair warrant
cd for six months and It one breaks
within sLt mqnths we replace It with
a new one.
Henderson's flexo girdle corset SSo
Henderson's model bust corset.. SSo
Henderson's extra short corset .. .SSo
Henderson's four hundred corset 1.43
ICabo coisets S8e
Aurora Hell In all colors 4Sc
"Netta" corsets good value at 00c
tomorrow for S9c
AT THE RUSH.
This Is a department we prldo oursel-
ves on. Sole agents for l'urltau fust
black ho and none better made nlso
children's never wear out line prices
from 6c to Jl.HO a pair AT THE RUSH
A full line ot ladles and children
wool hJ8 at all prices ATTHERUSH
HUachod loom linen Damask tomor-
row for c
72 Inch pure linen bleaehed .. .. 50c
A beautiful number in bleaahed da-
Towels and toweling at all prices.
Do you know that wo have the laru-
cst Block of shoot and that we have
all the now styles and at much lower
prices than you can seo or buy olso-
where In Guthrie? If not Hi time you
are looking around and finding out.
Ladles' patent leather shoos silk
vesting tops good TS.00 value tomor-
row for J3.48 AT TI1E RUSH.
Ladles' fine shoes now Roxbury toci
silk vesting tops tomorrow for J2.93
AT THE RUSH.
Ladles' fine shoes rtgulnr JMO 3 00
nnd 3.50 slightly out of style all sizes
tomorrow for J1.60 AT THE RUSH.
The best line ot children's shoes In
Guthrie and at the lowest prices. Ev-
ery pair warranted.
CORKING VALUES IN MEN'S SHOES.
Mens nice calf stock shoes In all tho
different toes coin pug globe french
yalo and New London This Is a biz
job bought from a large eastern fao-
tory they needed tho money we need
d tho shoes regular prices on these
shoe w ould bo 2.00. 2 25 2 50 3.00 to-
morrow for 11.4S AT THE RUSH.
WINDOW DISPLAY.' .
See the shoo display tn cut show win
dow. Notlco the prices and styles
there notice what other people ask
for them. We defy competition on
bhocs. Do you need a pair? It so see
us AT THE RUSH.
MfN e r
ex (JMM - $4X8" SXT4X vPlXrti"J l
rop 'nyour 7?roatt
"While olhers are sat-
isfied with a reason-
able portion of it.
We are satisfied to
have a fair share of
Just now we wish to especially call your
in which we aro leader-. ahv ys endeav-
oring to have what the people need
Next Saturday we will commence
a special sale of an elegant line of....
Cups Saucers Etc.
A large stock of 85c Cups and Saucers will go at 25c.
flUioi- vrii-c in iirrnirirt irwi Tlrm'f fnll tn rnll nnrl cot
t them. Over a thousand volumes of new bools just re-
f ceiveu trout oc to fcl.cu.
F. B. LILLIE & CO.1""5' "jX
1 VICTOR BLOCK GUTHRIE. OKLAHOMA.
mmmmwmiritr'aoie.itaiimmmisam bmsmmw Hssansasssasai
jr-rxr yelrtvrf!!''"'jr.''i!.'"' '" . m
PllftRlUiTU GUNS OP ALL KINDS. Revolvers Amu-
uUllUlYIi I III unition Fine Cutlery Pishing Tackle.
Pine Repairing a Specialty. GUTHRIE OKLA
CHANDLER. O. T.
A. J. HEAY ViCK-FBKBIDKMT
J. W. MoNKAL Pbksidbht
C0THR1E NATIONAL BANK.
Capital - $5oooo
Surplus . lo.ooo
h rd of Directors In addition to Hank Ofllcera:
Jamei btratton Frank Dale D. T. Flynn J. R. Cotllngham.
W. J HOR8FALL Cafthler.
&& r . O 1 1
And we are DAILY
I'i-Ls0 ft D yj sii.
jk Commercial and Actual Business
jt Shorthand and Typewriting
X Ornate and Business Penmanship.
W Elocution and Oratory fjy
Telegraphy Railway and W
lit Pimmorcinl R(rvlri 4ltV
receiving Students for the
FAIaIa and WINTEXR. MONTHS CAPITAL CITY
We gladly answer inquiries. cuthrio.okia BUSINESS COLLEGE
PHILLIPS ' HOUSE
First Class in Every Respect.
Day Board by tho week or month at a
reasonable rates Well T4ntila-"i
rooms. -f- - j
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