Vinita Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 41, Ed. 1 Monday, May 31, 1909 Page: 2 of 4
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P. M. MARRS : - Editor The following beautiful sentiment Is
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Vinita Okla. Monday Ma JJ I p . ..... B 1!ob
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The roar of battle sinks to summer
And roses henoed in hieli sweet
mounds tell where
Our sacred dead is slumheriiiK. From
And blue grass to the still white Nor
From golden West to where the sav
Breaks on the Kastern shore we. raise
Taylor: "I would rather fill my purse
with money and keep its gates ajar
to my happy girls while yet they lin
ger under my root man to ciihcii n
with a miser's hand until all the harp-
strings of youth the broken and its
music forever fled. I would rather
spend my last nickel for a bag of
striped marbles to gladden the hearts
of my bare-footed boys than to deny
them their childish pleasures and
leave them a bag of gold to quarrel
over when I am dead. 1 aunor me
pitiless hawk that circles in the air
Of unforgetting lay upon each tear- only t0 BWOOp down and strangle the
song of the linnet or bury Its talons In
Remembrant wreaths. Across a
With hand-clasps nay across a line
No more that Lee and Wheeler blotted
We hymn the glory of the blue and
That battled for the cause that was
And here about a common altar kneel
And drape It with the standard that
With all the blood that ran down to
As blue as Southern skies and stain
As Lincoln's soul an ensign that doth
One sword one land one starward
course one faith
And field one vast puissant pure
Great God of Battles may we learn
The lesson of Thy peace that peace
With blood If monumental columns
Like fingers to a nation's shame; If I
And justice Thy divine equality
I' old out their angels wings above the
As well as high the low as well as
If any traitor heart Is not attuned
I'nto the marching drumbeats o. the
And if on every hill we shall not see
Again the rnmplires of our hero dead.
the heart of the dove. I despise the
soulless man whose greed for gold
impels him to strangle the laughter
and song oi his own family." j
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Opponents of the Taylor election
law have till at once developed a won
derful solicitation for the fullblood
Indian and are fearful lest he lose his
right of franchise. Some of these
same "friends are ready to aispon
him of his lands without a grinimace. '
The subject of good roads should
engage the attention of every resident
of Craig county both In town and
country. It means much toward the
development of the resources of the
Vinltu needs a hotel in keeping with
the general progress of the city and
needs It badly. We are losing much
by our lack of hotel facilities.
Crop prospects are as good as this
country ever saw.
We have reached the good old sum
prevail upon the d xtur 10 impart the
secret of the herbs to hi'ii. Kiecjuent-
ly Indians allege Cr.it. the secret Is
revealed to them in a dream or by
a bird or an animal. After procuring
It The novice Is prepared to bein the
practice of medicine. Success In their
opinion "is only po.-sible with lha aid
of thi Great Spirit and in order to In
voke the help of the supernatural they
resort to various sacrifices.
For instance there is the practice
of ascending a but l e or oilier elava
tion and lying with the face to the
ground for several days without food
or until they are completely exhaust
ed. During this period they profess
to hi" been taught some song or
the Great Spirit converged with them
I li rousli a bird wild 'animal or
repllle. They frequently allege that
wolves come to them and howl and
lhat. they understand what ' the ani-
mals say. While treating a patient
(hey place tobacco in 'lttle pouches
which they tie with sinew. Thess ai
pahit.'d brilliant colors and fastened
tf willow sticks about l he size of the
shaft of an arrow but 'somewhat
A Busy Bank on
A Busy Bank on
a Busy Corner
BANK AND TRUST
Keb. 15 ItHM
LOAFER BUT HAD REAL TACT.
Mrs. Dameron returned from Afton
Miss r.ettie Skinner of Adair visited
friends here Sunday.
2slica.e Situation That Was Handled
in Masterly Manner.
talking about met said a woman
who Is just versing on middle age
i ncvev saw anyone get out or a
difTftilt situation more deftly Iran
i!M a mau I met at a blacksmith shop
in a New Rutland village I was driv
ing through last summer. I was alone
In the lines with my friend the
horse when I noticed that he limped
a bit so when we. reached the next
village 1 stopped at the door of the
blacksmith shop. A man was hold-
ing up the doorpost and to him I
"'Will you please tell the black
smith to come out? I want to ae
"After the manner of the village-
loafer he did not stir but smiled
sweetly at me and lifting utp; his
"Bill come out! There's a lady
wants to see you.
"From the depths of the- blacksmith
shop a voice roared:
" 'Is she young John or old?'
'Tn the words of an old poem I
looked at John and John looked at
me. Then still without moving ha
"'You'll be satisfied1 Bill when you
get out.' " -
Grent God of I'eace teach us Thy nies
In war's red letters that the sword
That sleeps within its scabbard when
the strong .
Oppresses: that the banner shall be
That waves not over every battlefield
Where freedom fights storms not the
Of Wrong but idly floats while ti
Doth reach his chains up toward its
Thus shall we consecrate the heritage
These sacred sleepers left. Thus shall
that we were worthy of the blood
Thus shall we make the dead more
Thus shall their death ninke freedom
of us all.
Hank A Marshall In Kansas City
Cutis. B. Smith came up from Mus
kogee on business last night.
The (Kansas City) Southwestern
Hanker for April l!lo! says editorial
ly that the state banks of Oklahoma
have for the first time deposits
equal to. if not in excess of the de
posits In the national institutions and
refers to the respective reports of the
tiklHlumia bank commissioner and of
the comptroller of the currency to
A careful perusal of the reports re
ferred to does not seem to verify the
Southwestern Banker's statements
The reports of the national banks of
Oklahoma made to the comptroller
of the currency November 27. U0S.
show individual deposits to have been
J3t5.iSO.34S.23. while on February
f. 1909. they were J3.7t6.1Stf.;u;. mak-
ing an increase of J3.43.'.820.13 in a
little over two months.
The individual deposits in state
banks on February 5 1!01 were J:!."-
160713. or J4.:.:.:..4..3.36 less than the
nationals had on hand at that date.
Therefore the facts are that the in
dividual deposits in Oklahoma na-
tional banks inci eased approximately
J3. 500.000 bet wwu November 27 IPOS
and February 5. 190!' and. at the lat-
ter' date were a little wore than J4.-
500000 greater than similar deposits
in state banks.
If as the Southwestern Banker says
numerous national banfcs have bc-
Mrs. John Itawlston
Bell and Otto Klaus are
Afton attending normal.
The newspapers of Muskogee were
lavish in their praise of Vinita's en-
tertainment of tlie visiting Elks here
Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Allen of Oswego
Kaus. and Mrs. M. J. Fealey and
daughter Miss Meta of Jennings
Kans. came in this morning for a
visit with Judge and Mrs. Joseph A.
The closing exercises of the Sacred
Heart Institute will be held at the
Auditorium Tuesday evening June 1.
The entertainment will commence at
S o'clock sharp. The program will
consist of music readings drills
dumb-bell exercises and "The Queen
of Sheba." a Biblical drama in three
acts. Instructors and pupils have
been hard at work on this program
for the past four weeks and it is sure
to be well worth hearing.
"Mind Your Stops."
Massachusetts has a law known as
the "senit-cdion law" under which a
misplaced semi-colon regulates tha
liquor traffic in the city of Boston.
But this Is not a circumstance to an
omitted comma as Instanced in the
following act of the last legislature
of Massachusetts: "Whoever operates
an automobile or a motor-cycle on any
public way or private way laid out
under the authority or law reoklessly
or while under the influence of
liquor or so as to endanger
the lives or safety of the
public" etc. It Is nw asserted that
the reckless motorist can go as he
pleases on highways which have not
been "laid out under the Influence of
LIKE NOTHING ELSE ON CAT-TH.
Night Lights of New York Are a V-: -of
The sky line of New York is a'
changing. So too the niaht -shift
and grow In wombrful tea i. '.'-
cence creeping continually further it
ward toward the stars until the lower
City grouped around the Singer tower.
Iiss become a veritable CMmboraso of
glitter and glow. The little lamps that
mark the dark wharves barely show.
Above them the scant candles of the
older city twinkle here and there but
not enough to mar the dark foreground
beyond which come the palaces more
Koregous than an ever coaxed from
genii land by slaves of Aladdin's lamp.
From the platform towers of thvj great
bridge the picture sets to the best ad-
vantage. It begins with the sinking
sun. 1 he murky view beyond the bay
betcome!. dull and dark. The torch in
Liberty's hand suddenly gleams star-
hke In the nibt and then. like the
twinkling in a kaleidoscope the pal-are-ii
begin to glitter in the gloom.
There Is no vision like it elsewhere In
the world yet Only now and then does
tirMge pedestrian pause in fc's hi;r-
ried -walk to civ the spectacle a m
taetriry !nct.- Thf usual New Yorlr.
rere little for the splendor of his
town V r w.--i
A Strenuous Occupation.
As we look over the busy tugs of
New York harbor we little realize
the dangers and responsibilities of the
busy life of these "draught horses" of
the deep. Day and night in all kinds
of weather they are hustling here and
there about their various troublesome
tasks. When a big liner or any other
crart is in distress by fire or stia..:
ing or other accident the ubiquitous
tug Is the first upon the scene to save
life or property. Some of the harbor
craft have eventful histories worth a
puge In a Sunday newspaper. The
venerable steam lighter General Sigel.
for instance has ben sunk Ave times!
New York Press.
JtllT 15 ItHtH
Sept. Ti liws
November 27 l'.MIS
Keb. S 100!)
April 2S. IW .
We desire to call your attention to the growth of our deposits since the Guaranty Law took effect and especially
during the last eighty days. Since the last Call Statement we have gained $11800000. This growth we attribute to
the State Guaranty Law mainly and to the fact that our policy has always been to take care of our customers and to
treat them with courtesy and consideration. We would be glad to number you among our rapidly increasing army of
tU3l.Ull.Cl 9. .
Patronize State Banks
CHASE ft SANBORN'S
To "overlook" the taking
out oi the fire insurance
policy or to even delay it
-means that you are risk
ing your entire property to
a very probable entire loss
'Phone us or call and the
policy can be arranged for
within a few minutes.
You are safely protected
when we write your policy
in one of OUR companies.
'idelity Farm Loan Co
Meet Trouble with Defiance.
As little dogs bark at shadv.s so
do some women become ato-mrd at
the first sign of trouble. To the stron?
hearted and the strong minded there
are few situations that ca:mot be con-
trolled. Why not be superior to th tse
small matters that annoy you so? You
do not live at all unless you live in
pcice and happiness. Change what
can be justly changed and let the rest
go hang. Perhaps you are like tha
nor hern woman who went into the
beautiful southland aid grievel all
the day and all tb- nigut too because
tite nightingales sang so loud. Poor
The Pace Tnat Tells.
"How fast was he goin??" asked
'So fast that the build. m on tiio s:a:
b side him looked like a dach.sl
replied the copper.
And tin accused was he'd for
Vinita to Memphis
J C. V. REUNION
On Sale Jane 6 7 8 9 Liberal Re-
tarn Limit with Extension if
Through Chair Cars and Sleepers
'THE ROAD TO MEMPHIS"
CRAY THE COLOR
DIXIE THE TUNE
It's worth the trip
For more information white
C. 0. JACKSON Div. Pas. Agt.
How It Might Wcrk Out.
"t often wish 1 had m .e leisure f it
substantial reading" said the slishtly
No doubt." answered Miss Cayene
'In that case yon would have Uiore
tltna tn play golf."
The Gate City Oil and Gas company
stockholders are advised that the
meeting of May L'l T.w. was continu-
ed for want of a quorum until tonight.
Every stockholder is requested to
meet at S p. m. at the office of the
Cherokee Investment company for the
annual election and the transaction
of other important business. CUAS.
C. DCPUE. Secretary.
There are two reasons why Okfohomans should do business
with state Banks.
' i . I i i l - . '
FIRSTBecause a.Iand owner can use his land as a basis of security and
back his money wants with a low rate of interest. "
SECOND- Because the Oklahoma laws protect the depositor by a guarantee
which husbands his money while on deposit and makes the banks
contribute to a fund out of which in case of failure he is to be paid.
THIS IS WHY THE FARMERS NATIONAL BANK BECAME
The Farmers State Bank
Fine and Complicated Watch
Repairing' a Specialty
123 South Wilson Street
. f VM If
such a trip
Vacation days will soon
be here and you will want
to get away for rest and
Special excursion fr.rr-s will bo
in effect by the KATY begin-
ning June first to Rlou....i'ri Lake
and Seaside resoru.
I can suggest any number of
the delightful trips and give you
helpful information about thcost
and the best way to go.
Write me today for particulars.
R. W. Hockaday
G. T. A. M. K. & T. RY.
PARSONS . . kahsas
to all taints
East and West.
In a nnsnnral
lMliIf Ml 1 1 111 j
PHONE 158 j
L o;K )
With the Electric Machine by
Drs. Martin & Martin
Room 6 Leader Building -
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