The Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 9, No. 29, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 26, 1891 Page: 3 of 4
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St. Louie express t:Mtm. a.inpni
At-f-omnimlation I 3:4niin
TliroitKli cuecliea from Bt. Louli to Saimlya
tihit ciuiiin pibkctobt.
M. 15. Chnrch Sonth -I. W. ltlvers pastori
Rabaalli school t ItMioe. m.i en-annnir
n mil d di . i iimhi niMllim VI "
liv erenlne:. Cominiinlon service every
Presbyterian Church. B. N. Allen pas
tori preaching Sundays t II and 7 p
m.i Sunday school at 10 a. m. prayer meet
lug Thursday ntghte.
g J. TIIOMl'SON.
' RESIDENT DENTIST
Vinita. . - - Ind.Ter
Koomii northeast corner opera house
pOKTJiElt & VAUBY
PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS
VINITA C. N.
Ofiice in new r'atton building up
a II lil.l.IS. M. !..
A. ' ' ' 8-10
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON
U. S. Examining Sukoeo.n
Bureau of Pensions.
Prairie City : : Ind. Ter.
try 1. HOLt'OMIl. 9-2rJ
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Claremore I. T.
Calls answered promptly day or
night. Ollice in l'aciuo Hotel
jyj I'. HAVM1S 8 2
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON.
Vinita. - I. T.
CallB promptly attended to night
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PHYSICIAN & SURGEON
CLAllf.MORE I. T.
Calls attended to at all hours.
SITED STATES 10MMISSI0EK
First Division Ind. Ter
Vinita Ind. Ter.
Said Commissioner's jurisdiction extends
ever the country occupied by t lie Indian tribes
In the liuapaw Indian agency and all that
part of IIih Cherokee country east of t lie nine-
ty aixth meridian and all the ( reek country.
Is ex-timeio notary public; takes depositions
acknowledgment ol deeds mortgagee etc.
Solemnizes marriages; has all the powers of
commissioners of circuit court in criminal cas-
es : jurisdiction to the amonnt of loo in civil
cases. Court held at Vinita Ind. Ter. and
open dally except Sundays. Also as deputy
clerk Issues marriage licenses.
I'liAiti.a H Mason
United Stales Commissioner
t-sntf first Divison Ind. Ter.
...J OHN X. TAYLOK.JR.
U. S. commiasioner for the Wertern
District of Arkansas. Will practice
before the U. S. courts at Mtn-kuv'ee
Ft. Smith am! Vinita. Also author-
ized to take bonds and application for
marriage licence. Ofiice near Sanders
hotel (Jlaremoie I. T.
J-AWS & THOMPSON 8 6
H It. l)w W P. Til0pnlt
Late of North Texas bar. of Cherokee Nation.
Ollice on Main street
Muskogee - Ind. Tku
JD.MISTON & XOKiYOOI)
M. M. Edmiston Muskogee I. T.
A II. Norwood Chelsea I. T.
B. It EL I
Vinita I. T.
Practice in circuit and district courts
of Delaware and Cooweescoowee and
supreme court of Cherokee nation.
J"ni H lUrnin K. C. IlotuiMOT.
JJAHSES & BOUDIKOT
Office corner of Green and (iariison At
FORT SMITH AKK.
Also Muskogee Ind. Ter.
Criminal business In U. 8. Court a specialty.
J ONATHAN UORE and F. M. SMITH
Attorneys-At-Law Onernl Collection
and Loan Agent.
Will practice in the U. S. Court.
Visita Ian. Ter.
Jonathan tjore Is also U.S. Commissioner and
Commissioner of Heeds for the states ol Kan-
sas Missouri Arkansas and Texas. tt-17
I. ELLIOTT 1013
Pryor Creek I. T.
NOTARY PLliLIC. 1st JUDI-
AH IWptW Morttrairoft AflMavtU Ipoi-
tjon ftartti! to bonds and alt lftcnl intru-
mnu arknowletlfircl A uitiorifM to tnke-
plicalioB lor muTtmg Mcvupv ami wrtls.
VI1TITA. ITURSERV CO.
One-fourth mite east Frisco depot.
Fruit and Ornamental Trees
Grtp Yin Small Frnltn &c
Rfo(tniiinf tht fart that none htit flrht-r I aa
ttork will Itnti a markrt oar aim ha been to
protlo- tha bt ir- ioMble. our cli
liona aa to anil ami I oration arc the bet.
rptal fntiarrnteni offered lboe wiahinv to
plant larrely Kfrenre: W. W Miller
A O ttieUain Pnb)ihinr Co or any other
feamneaa uma in Vinita.
Pnee oil atMeati'tn Al'ire 45
M A RK8 A frKAZKE - Vinita!. T.
g T. IIERXA3I t'faetopa Kan.
Parlor and Bedroom Furniture
The larzest atwk in annthera Kanaa.
WOOD A MKTALIC COFFINS.
Prat-tlral KmHatmer. Telearraph orders at-tewfle-1
William McDivitt Seneca Mo.
Seneca Model Roller Mills.
"A" "Model" and "Gilt Edge"
Flour. Buy? w heat and corn. So-
licits tradn from Indian Territory.
Satisfaction guaranteed. SGtf
Usee yoa area tiangeliet WoMe'e new paper
John 3:16. St
a 1 et-sr.oke OnspH psper ynhiished ia
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let xeroses i-'.s .-..non- .-i.oscr.oe lor.fn .. lnni7i lli .lander
Tnrw-s ilis " only ve cents per
- . n.- e..f.. rree. Ao.ireee ' Joiea
1 r ree-
Vrnita. CfcercLe j
auoa Io4 Ier.
Tim hoys had coiiHiderithlo fun lust
Sunday at the expense ol the rals
Several prisoners wero sent from
tho Ardmorc court to Detroit prison
A line lot of horses aud mules lor
sale at ranch on Kock creek. W. O
1'atton fc ()o.
Will party bIkoiuk "(Sleepy Eyo'
please coiiuiiunicnto his or her name
to this ollli'o.
Mrs. Cass hasopeued up her spriu(r
millinery stock and invites ait inspec
tion by the ladies.
-The Presbytery of the Oberokca
Nation will meet upon tho Hth of
April at TahliMjuali.
A Presbyterian church was organ-
ized roconlly at Afton and W. Ii. Hub-
bard elected ruling elder.
Uev. D. N. Alleu will preach next
Sunday morning at 11 o'clock on the
historical evidence of the resurrection.
A large eaijlo was caunht noar Af
ton during the recent sleet storm its
wings being covered with ice so it
could not fly.
J. L. Taylor of Pryor Creek has
found a pocket case of surgical instru
nients which the owner can have by
Dr. E. Ii. 1'rayecr has bought a fine
English .Shire stallion this spriug from
parties in Kausas and will give soma
attention to breeding draft horses.
The dillcrences between the M. K.
& T. and the Texas Pacific were about
arranged at last report aud cattle rates
will probably be the same as last year.
Nathan Adams while out duck
shooting on VerdigriB lakes brought
home a very loigo w hile swan. He
felt highly elated over his success as a
The granitori pavement of the new
hotel laid by E. N. Edwards and A. T.
Crane both of Webb City Mo. is
executed with exact nicety. More
such work is needed iu this city.
J. E. Campbell after spending
three or four weeks in Texas came
home Saturday. He has bought "000
three and four year old cattle lor his
range at Alluwe and they will begin
coming about the lirst of tho month.
liosa Shackleford aud I.. W. Marks
got in a couple of trams of cattle laut
(Saturday via the Frisco aud tliero
were a good many dead ones aboard.
On the run from Paris to Port Smith
tue train got on fire from sparks from
the locomotive and some damage re
A meeting of the Methodist minis
ters is now in progress in this city ami
will continue through this week and
perhaps longer. It will be held at
10 a. m. and 3 p. in. at the Congrega-
tional church; at 8 p. m. at the Meth
odist church. All are cordially invited
Dr. A. H. Allen tho veterinary
surgeon announced in these columns
a few weeks ago has arrived iu this
city mid will be found at J. T. Guuter's
livery stable. He is an alfable gentle
man aud at Oswego and Cbelopamadu
a very favorable impression.
Tom McSpadden returned from
Texas last Saturday. He bought of
McCarly & Ciiddiugs at Enuis &"0 j
head of three and tour year old steers
which have been cotton seed fed anu
should go to market about Juno in ex
cellent shape. Mr. McSpadden also
bought 200 younger steers aud 200
Judge Stidham for more than half
a century ouo of the leading figures of
the Creek nation was buried at Eu-
faula last Sunday. He returned from
Washington but a short time ago and
was sick only a few days. He leaves
an luleresting ana leunea laiuily
among the daughters being Mrs. Dr.
Leo E. Bennett of Muskogee Mrs.
(Jraysou of Eufaula and Mrs. Dr.
Dailey of South McAlester.
Death of a Child.
Theinfantdaughter of J. K. Crutch-
field of Claremore died at the home
of the family last Saturday and wai
buried at this place the following eve
ning tins was a most distressing
case and can be accounted for truly as
the act of the Almighty and to servo
His omnipotent purposes. The little
oue was lying on a pallet in front of
the tire-place and while the mother
wag out of the room rolled into the
fire. The injuries sustained were
greater than its coustitutiou could
Withstand and death came to relieve
its sufferings a day or two later. "Je-
sus said 'suffer little children to come
unto me and forbid them not for of
such is the kingdom o'. heaven.' "
V. L. Trott in rcmaging among some
old papers a few days age rn across
two ol especial interest. Ono was a
copy of the famous Vicksburg Citizen
irinted on wall paper which was "set
up" before the surrender and "worked
off" after that noted eveut by Gen.
irant's soldiers July 4th ISO.-!. The
other was the twelfth number of the
Vinita Vidette dated September 28th
1S78 iieo. V. McFarlin editor and
proprietor. 'Twas not a prepoesessiug
sliret hut Irom a publisher's point of
view was a "dandy" iu one particular
and that was its advertising rates.
The paper was about half the size of
The Cmikftaiv but charged as much
for n half column of space as we can
get for a column.
Got Shot at Tulsa.
Hint Hidcnhour was shot through
the right bip at Tulsa last Thursday
night aud is lying at the home of Or.
Foreman in this city. He had been
working upon HaUell's ranch but went
to ton some days before to take medi-
cine. On the evening in question
with several companions the young
man went out to have little "fun."
Alur separating from the balance on
his way towards the boarding house
so lino ue lireil at him acroes the street
and be tell. The conviction that be
was "done tor" was the first one but
iustead of giving up be drew his pis-
tol and fired three shots as well as he
could In the darkness at those who
had shot him. He then craw led some
distance towards home to a spot where i
he was found and taken care of. In
addition to being shot Hint lost all the !
money he had considerably over a
hundred dollars. Tbe wound is not
oerescarily fatal but is a very severe
one and the result is doubtful. Dr. ;
foreman is giving the young man
every caie required and speaks Impe-
lioui bluod poieonilig das Dot tl ueen
Mrs Ucorua McUlussen Is itulte III.
I' ( apt. Cobb earn back from Texas last
X. I'umpliry relumed from Texas last
Mr. Kd. tlalsell came Iu from the ranch
uearTulaa this week.
Mr. W. E. Dupree has moved out to his
farm near Dr. Krsice.
Q. W. Milter of Falrland was In the city
Sunday visiting friends and relatives.
C. K Suell solicitor of Dels are district
csme In yesterday and has ono to '.'halaea
Mrs. W VV. Miller la spendiuK a lew day
with her sister Mrs. Marks np Big Cabin.
J. M. 'urutchflclU came In from Tulsa last
Sunday to attend the funeral of his brother's
Key. J. K. Thompson cam np from Die
Orphan asylum Monday nlKht and will remain
a lew days.
Walter Crlswell came orar from Afton
Monday to transfer some machlnsry from the
M K T. to the Krlsco.
Mr. Solon James from over In "Den
mark" came In last Sunday to place his
daughter In school at the academy.
Miss Lirile Howell of llellalre Ohio
spent a week or more In the city as the guest
of her old school mate Mrs I'umphrey. Last
Saturday nlnlit she weut to Kansas City to
visit Mrs. I'umphrey's sister
Miss Jennie Onodykoonta arrived from
Greeley Colorado last week and will make
her home with Mrs W. C Chamberlln her
sister The alllludo of Colorado was too
groat fur the young lady's health.
-II C. Hallsrd came up from Chouteau last
Snnday and went to Alton to sell his corn
crop. Ills arm C. Jlayuen co ne says is
doing a good business In farm machinery.
Mrs. ltaltard came nn with him and made her
slaler Mrs. Drowning a visit.
A Valiant(?) PoBtmaBter.
The police court docket is now
graced by the nameof II. A. Gallo
way the postmaster who entered a
plea ol guilty of assault and battery
Some days ago L. P. Isbelt who was
rendeied a cripple for life by Ned
Christie's Winchester stepped into
Slianahan'a drug store with two gen-
tlemen from Muskogee to get a cigar.
After being waited upon Mr. Galloway
ordered Isbell out of the store and at
once attacked him to emphasize the
Loland the Murderer.
The doctor who w as arrested at Afton
two weeks ago and made his escape.
J. A. Leland hat not been heard of
and it is doubted if he ever will be.
There seems to be litllo doubt about
the man's identity as the description
given by the authorities in Georgia is
a perlect one of this man. The partic
ulars of the tragedy po far as learned
are these: I.eland left a wile in Ten-
nessee in almost destitute. circumstan-
ces and weut to Georgia where he ob-
tained a situation as guard of a con-
vict camp. While in Georgia he join
ed the Free Masons but a member i
learning of his past record preleried
charges and he was suspended from
the lodge. In retaliation Lelaud in
last April killed this man and in Octo-
ber appeared at Alton whero lie pro
fessed to bo a doctor. Ho secured some
practice aud as a result of his inca-
pacity one lady was sent almost to
death's door but a physician was sent
for in time to save her. I.eland was a
very genteel appearing mau and it is
not surpiising that he was able to pass
hlmsoif for a doctor a role hu was not
known to have essayed previously.
A Wife and Mother Oone.
Sunday at midnight the wife of our
fellow-citizen Geo. A. Armstrong
asaed from ennli. Her illness had
not tailed quite a week mid it was
scarcely twenty-four hours belore the
end ttiat the sad nnuonucement was
mado that there was no hope. Mrs.
Armstrong's houi-chold had passed
hopefully through tho epidemic which
has prevailed for some weeks; in her
caro for her cliildreu she postponed
the natural precautions for her own
safety. Before she had time to think
of herself it was too late; all that medi-
cal skill the care of anxious friends and
neighbors aud her own desire to keep
her life Bin.' give it to her children
could do. proved of no avail; the end
came with appalling suddenness. Mrs.
Armstrong will be remembered by all
who knew her for her personal comeli-
ness aud geniality of manner which
were but the signs of a comely and
genial nature; of a life devoted to use-
ful and beautiful aims; to work and
plan for berchildren to make the most
for them aud help tjieiu to make the
most of themselves was the aim of her
life and the secret of her genial and
happy natuie. Her household includ-
ed children not her own nor her hus-
band's and none will mourn her more
sincerely than these. She has earned
for her huibaud and children the re-
spect nud sympathy of the community
and her memoiy will be a precious heri-
tage for her children as long as anyone
is left who remembers her and the sin-
gular uuselflsbuess and devoteduess of
Rev. K. K. Quiggan a missionary of
the Society ol Friends will occupy the
pulpit of the Congregational church
Kev. E. C. Evans pastor of the I- irst
Congregational church of Springfield
as announced in last week's Chieftain
occupied the same pulpit last Sunday
and administered communion. Mr.
Kvaus preached to a large congr ga-
llon many of ilv. Allen's people hav-
ing come in consequence of the tatter's
absence. The sermon w as a clear and
forcible exposition of the difference
between mind belief and heart belief
or saving faith supplemented by rea-
sons why God deserves the allegiance
of every heart. The congiegation gave
Mr. Evans close and earneet attention
and after the services many warm ex-
pressions of Appreciation. Mr. Evans
with his wile and little daughter Kna
returned to Springfield greatly pleased
with their visit to ourplace aud people.
The IV. C. T. U. had its third open
meeting last Sunday evening at the
Presbyterian church; a large congrega-
tion was present no services having
been held in the other churches. Mrs.
Cacs presided. The programme in-
cluded duets by Misses Hulibell and
Curry; recitations by Jennie Uass aud
Bebie Hiabop and an address by Kev.
E. C. Kvans of Sptingfitd J Mo. Tbe
audience was impressed noticeably;
many signers came forward at the close
of the meeting. Tho W.C. T. U. is
gaining the public attention; its object
among Oiber things is to save this ter-
ritory from the business of soiling in-
toxicants w hen it has the power of de-
ciding for itself; they deserve the re-
operation of all good citiJ! -ns and tlif
indications aic that they wilt secure it
and w in success.
K01K TIII.NUH UK H H H II VINITA IX I'llOl 11.
t'liurclies Kckoels aad 1'iitille HuIIiIIuks suit
Tbe Ureal "luillaa I lilerulu."
She la proud of Iter churches three In no in
bcrlhs Methodist CuiiKrcKalloual and Pres
byterian all liavhiK good cong reflations.
Site Is proud of her schools four In iinniher
from which the places of trust sad honor in
the eara to come will be tilled.
Worcester Academy was established elyhl
or ulne years ago has property wurlli 1 0 'x l
or till ooo a corps of seven teachers and an
attendance of upwards of loo pupils. It Is da
signed as a preparatory school rather tlisu i
on'tlfffe but Ita graduates go out upon the
world well equipped to II k lit Its battles An
Industrial department la a feature addod In
the last year oi so chiefly through the exer
lions of Mr. McCarthy the principal. The
capacity of the acadeiny'a boarding facllitlea
Is somewhat cramped but It Is hoped that
with the assistance of the American Home
Missionary soclely under whose petroneije
the school Is a cottage for the use of the girls
may soon be secured
Galloway College under the patronage of
the M. K. church south la an Institution of
which any town would be proud. The work
of erection was begun several years ago and
the house has recently been enclosed. The
Interior work Is still to be done but II Is hoped
the coming rail will see the college com
pleted aud opened. )n ttie mean time Prof.
Illshop the principal It conducting a suc-
cessful school In the church. The college Is
of brick occupies a commanding aituatlon
abont half a mite above the town aud allracta
the attention of all visitors. It Is aboulSuioD
feet with three stories and a basement
present cost I3 1)00 when finished IS.IKK)
It is an Institution for boya and by ttie sub-
stitution of a mansard for a slate roof a dor-
mitory was provided for fifty persons. The
school capacity of the building la between Sou
or o0 without crowding. With the addition
of the porticoes which the plana contem-
plate It will be one of the handsomest build
ings In the territory.
The Hotel Cobb erected by Capt. 8. 8
Cobb llv lug a few miles above town is the
most showy structure Vinita can boast. It la
snxlofl feet three stories In height and situa-
ted as It Is near the depots aids greatly in en-
hancing the stranger's opinions of our town.
Vluila has had all alasses of hotel keepers
those with character and those without it
but she lias now certainly within her borders
a building which rivals anything la the souih
west. There are thirty-eight gueats' ctisin-
bera with the usual complement of dining-
rooms kitchens sath rooms etc. Iu addi-
tion threo fine rooms are provided In the
lower story having plate glass fronts and
calculated for offices a bmiV stores or chat
not. It Is hoped the work will be completed
aud the bnildlng be ready fur occupancy by
the close of Ihis week.
The Vinita Holler Mill Is another enterprise
which stands high In ttie publlo estimation.
It was built labt summer Is supplied with Is 1 1
the most improved machiuery and has al-
ready proved Itself a prominent factor In the
business anatomy of this section. It is the
property of Messrs. Skinner and Itatciln".
Pardon us for going one step further: Tmk
Ispiam Chikptain enjoys tbe kind regard snd
esteem of ail those whose regard and esteem
Is desirable and that snch Is the cai-e is only
dm to the Tact that for eight and a hair yearn
It has been idenllfled with all that was good
and pure and wholesome In the town and
community which saw Us birth.
Commissioner Mason's Court.
James Chithain assault and battery;
Henry Curry disturbing peace; rec-
Fred Thomas disturbing Jpeace; rec-
ognized. John Oiler assault and battery; rec-
ognized. K. Lampton vs Wm. Kaitktt re-
plevin; judgment for defendant.
M. L. Puttisou and Jas. A. l.efurce vs
15. F. lirown; judgment for f'Jo.24.
Win. llarrell vs J. C. Meyer; judg-
ment for defendant in the sum of f'-O
tlamaui'S against the plaintitT.
Ctowell Del-osier vs Frisco railroad
Co.; judgment for $100.
F. M. binilli vs H. 11. Henry el. al.
judgment for $(17.15.
F M. Smith vs Jessie Howe; judg-
ment for defendant.
Jas. Duncan vs Jas. Trice; judgment
J. B. Merrell vs. Win
ju Igmcnt fur $11.00.
M P. Uaynes vs M. 1).
Hulls; judgment for $02 00
and F. It.
Lee liarrett vs Frank 11
meut for $33.03.
James Young vs J. P. Testamen; dis-
missed by plain lift .
L. Judge vs Andrew Drown; judg-
ment for $7.50
Juo. A.Sniith vs Jas Cohea; judg-
ment for $22 80.
J t! Matties vs Samuel Hums re-
plevin; judgment lor plaintiff.
N M Bartlts vs Thos Benear; judg-
ment for $10.o2.
Same vs P S Munfort; judemeot for
v II Ford vsO 11 Johnscn; judgmeut
V II Tibbils vs Nelson Moore; judg-
ment for $.'W.-I7.
Aich aud Speuce l.arnlrum vs liich-
ard llarnhart; judgment for defendant.
N M llartles vs John Palmer; judg-
ment for $25 80.
Cairuth-liynes Hardware Co.
Ironside; judgment for $105. S7.
K O Scudder & ilro. vs same;
ment for $.29.
Clinton Pottery Co. vs same;
ment for $iV5.fii).
Ilaona Bros vs same judgment for
Coodbar White & Co. vs II U Henry;
jU'igmcn. iui foo.uv.
Same vs same; judgment for $'.S.00.
Same vs same; judgment lor $18.00.
Marriages: James Parrinh and Susan
Martin; Jas II Wortman and Georgia
Hallom; Wm O Whitman and Jennie
Rogers; Chas II Cheatham and Lizzie
Kedmoud; Philip Buford and Jennie
Lice one issued: John F (-hamburger
and Carrie Olderson; Kobt T Groom
and Etta S Bridges; Win W Teague and
Ceorgie B Hubbard; Jas W. I'ugne aud
Hannah P. Hallis; John W. Beard and
Fe-iiiiy Humble; Dr. Titos B Dixon and
Cynthia Tarrott; Adsou F" McCaleb
aud Ida M Harwood.
BLt MAtkET HOltS.
Mrs. Joe Pinns Is visiting relatives at
Vian this nation.
Mr J. O. 1111 started to Arkansas M n-
day with a load of brooms
It. It liore started to Texas Sa'.er lsy to
bring ap a train load of cattle.
Mr. . T. Henley departed for Texss last
week to engage in business there
Mr. Lahoytean of Afton made a flying
trip to Chrtopa the drat ol the week.
The Infant child of Pan Henley was very
sirk this week bnt is getting better now.
Mr. Itlevins. oar enterprising merchant ia
ailding a lumber yard to his business at thia
Mr. It L. Keeney has sold his bleckinith
shop tn a Mr. Williams and will enrage in
the protracted mre'ing which has been
going on for the pat week at this place
closed Sunday night .
This leMitment Is 'onuaitr4 far the Lsdles ef
the Order at Vlnlla.
I're.ldeut-Mra. W. W. Miller
rirsl Vice Pres. -Mrs. 1.. W. Ilivers.
Second Vice Pres. Miss E. lloedeker.
Secretary Mr. J Mcl'ailhy.
Tessurer Mrs K V. Clark.
'I ho W. C. T. l ol this place held their
third open meeting at the Presbyterian church
on last Nanuath evening 2:n. Inst. and ss
usuut had a very Interesting programme.
Hong "Hescue the Perishing."
Scripture reading and prayer by Prof. Mc-
Song -duct 'fi Wondrous Name" by Misses
lliibholl and Cnrry.
Heading ' Hkctchea Irmii the lecture of Miss
r raucls Wlllard at the Inyiug tr the earner
stone ol the Temple at Chicago" by Miss
Heeding " rtigh License" bv Jennie Case
Hung "Will Jeius Kind us Watching"
He nation "Archie's Moihtr" by liable
Song dnet by Misses JIubhell and Cnrry.
Adore.ua hv Iter kvans of Springfield Mo.
Song "till Where are the Keepers."
I'resenmtioo of pledge by Prof. McCarthy 17
new Ritrncrs .
benediction by Kev. Kvans.
Wonder If ;'Glnral" i
Several new residence
lilt return In time
s are being erected
In Chelsi a.
Mr. Fair McSpadden'e baby baa been qnite
ill but Is now recovering.
-Dr. T. It Dickson and Misa Cynthia Par-
rott are to be married this evening (Tuesday )
Misses lllrdle Trott and Florence Mc
Spadden are visiting friends and relatives In
-Miss Itabe Thompson of Vinita who has
been visiting friends here returned home last
Several of the young people attended a
conundrum party at the home of Mr. and Mra.
C. W. Poole a few evenings ago.
runtihi I'ltAllllli hoiks.
Clean up the yards.
Karly farmers planting corn.
Ueorge Ward now wears the cat of many
(ieorge Troutt was awarded the contract
to build the new church.
Scott Tearaio waa a welcome visitor last
A manage iu lnnh life la the latest society
Mrs. It E. Vermillion and danghter ol
Southwest City spent a few daya with Mrs.
Dick I'rathi r w ho was charged with burn
ing the Perry school house was released by
the cwiniiilKSioiier at Kort Hmith.
Kd. Wash bourne who Is connected with
one of the largest lumber manuracturlea has
been oil the I'ralrle taking orders aud looking
alter busine&s generally.
llsd col'l.i all the rage.
We are soon to have a lumber ynrd.
Farmers are buty and merchants are hav-
ing a good trade
Kev. Mitchell Ilnptlst minteterof Alluwe
has been holding meetings lor several night
at this place.
I. M. DaUK'herty's f.riiniui Mr. ltaker
and Steinler Dnugherty are here getting the
pasture ready to receive cattle.
Palion Co received a car load of salt for
llaugherty A Co. i ditto Mrs. Cromwell for
Wilson X Williams; aUo a car of corn.
Mr I aj lor w ho has been keepliig;hotel al
thlt place has moved back to the farm near
Clit'iofi We lire eorry to see Mr. and Mra.
Taylor go as they liaie made many friends
while It ere
Still the town improves. A ssldle and
harness shop is being put up for Joe Wofford;
carpenters are enlarging the slock yards; a
new church is being strongly talked of and
Mrs. Cromwell ii remodeling her dwelling
and hatiug a neat fence put up
IN ai.aoltY OK KS. l-F.XOL tHlVTIiONft.
Again Iss our town bevn visited by death
when li e.t expected and taken from us the
wileotMr. C A Armstrong to whom she
was msrried seventeen years sg i on the day
of her dca'.h In them two congenial natures
met and blended . j ilsl as Iv. o ri vers meet and
mingle their w atel t. togel her. She w as His
mother of lour children one son aud three
daughters lor whom she had an untold w ealth
of arTeelmii . Mie had a heart I aruu enough to
lovelier parents her hutbnud her children
and then her friends and thev were many.
She w as one of those rvuikI . unuy natures I list
csrrv good cheer and Mnifchluo eterjtthere.
Iter wer ls n ere km I her dceN loving her
experience rheerlul her voice so musical and
Inspiring thai 11 was alino'. I mpnssihle to feel
gloomy in her presence Not only did her
husbai.d and children enjoy her happy nature
and cheerfulness for she was ever rrady to
lend a helping hand to the poor the sick and
atrticte I and many are the lr ends in Vluila
and her country home w ho w ill long remem-
ber her for kindness show n them w hen It waa
most needed. Mie liihored in love with won-
derful strength of mind and bogy until aeven
days before her death when she was rather
suddenly stricken with Inflammatory rheu-
matism but was not thought 1 be dsngeronsly
sick until twenty-four hours before the lest
and w as the lirst lo realise her condition and
spoke of It to her hiisbtuid end friends
who were watching with tier Then her
greatest si'liiittlde was for her children
and ekpecially the little girl who has been
very ill for Uie pa-.t three w eels.
1 he announcement i her death was a shock
to the entire town and vicinity and many
were the tears shed tiy those who bore no
other relation to her than that of friend and
ariinai ntance . The funeral services werecon-
dueted at the Methodist cuurcti by the pastor
Uev I.. W. Kivers to a large company of
friends who deeply sympathise with the lonely
husband and the motherless children. May
the Father who lovvlh llie little ones and
caretti for those who are heavy-hearted and
cast dow n be the Inend and comiorter In that
broken household .
Covering Entire liody with White
Scales. Suffering Fearful.
Cured by Cuiicuret.
My iHrsraixf finria..J firt broke ont rm my lefl
i!' k rr:.iihg rt-txMi my DOM tkoi ftlmrvtat cot.
my lure it run who niy yt a.nl the
i tn w.ta ftfriii'l 1 would loee my ry cats hi
it apriai ail ovtr siy brtvi and my
Hair ail Tru out until I waa
Ftit.Tly Laid he.v1r. It then
broLt out on tny arms and
thml It rn until my arm were
Jn-t win iwrr. It covenM my
rntire "!' my - head
and thoiiicitrii Wirt the worst.
1 lt whit tv-aha ffll rnoUhJit.y
A from n
1 T rni;
V-T' many I
bit iwtvi nnanrr( and
the akin would thirkra
bo rod and e?ry i-hr.
w on Id crar k and b ka
arratb?d. After MYndiDtT
man hundreds of dollars. I
-'' r waa prifnoanrea ineurtnie. i
h.-ard of tho CtTirfRA Kmimi and after naina;
two l -'til.-n O ticvra Kioi.tfiT 1 ukt r
chart r; and afK r I hud taken fur bottle I waa
ti'tio-i rurrl and whm I hid 9'd an boula of
Citki' a U(.-"UTrjTonf hot of C'lTKl iu and
o rt of t vrin K4 Hiir I aa enred of tiSe
d -v. K 'w.ie frm hich 1 bad anffered for five
W'arfr g r.-inn-l epreawith ft fe what 1 aiifTered
(epi.-euitiiihe Ukneime. 1 hey aaved any hfr.aod
1 fl tt my duty to twotnmetid the. Uf hair )m
ret'rtd an p-mI a ever and eo 1 my eyeaitrhU
Ju-.i;o.-A KhLLV KockweU Oty lgw.
The t w Blood Purifier lnt-rn!lf fto fWn
th- HI Ki.f all tmpantten and roaoaoaja eiementa)
and ( I Tlt I RA the jrreat hkin t ure and TTHI IL4
hor an eT iutmi- hivin lk-aatifk-r eitemaliv (to
ci-ir the nkin and ea.p ard retore the hair lun
t tti.suAm1 of cne w her tbe abeddi-v of
t m -iir"tJ qnxrt dady.tbe akm crarked
1 N-tiiB?. hnmine a:td 1t-htrir aJmot bcrond
e--i'-.rs'Te hvr itfele-n or all (r-'oe. Ptiffertne; terri.
tie V bat other rrmedica hae mde auch mm t
P-W erer where Frio OTTfTIU WV.J P'F
2't.; l;F.fi.i.T fl. l'reiarel y the Pott
I -Ufa M ( nEVtfab CottPf-lUTTO H'MtOK.
ri f..r" H'-w u c-re .. lHeaeea M
P5ai. .SO ulQetraUotKm aod l"U WUBIOBU.i.
PI M V y-y iMck ht-avirM.rmrH rHappedaod
rllM Oily aki etirrd by 1'rtlt.TM fcr.
IT 8TC.nS THE PAIN'
Ba k arh. kidney yina weakm
VrTi-rtfjm and mn'-nlr T'na n-
lteTfpd In owe fntnnt by the Ctr
UTS) AJlU i 4JI l iMicr.
We have just received the Largest
and Finest Assortment of
Seeds evt r brought
to this citw
must cloce out at
Sfeiixner E.atcliff &c Co.
THE ALLIANCE STOKE.
A call will convince you that we sell poods cheaper than any other
house in Vinita. We handle Chetopa Flour which givea hetter satis-
faction than any other Flour in town. Every sack guaranteed.
Granulated Sugar lo lbs. to the Dollar
Arbuekle Co flee '- cents
Hams 10 cents per pound
liiieon 7 1-2 cents per pound
and all other goods in proportion.
A fine assortment of Ladies' Spring and Summer Press (roods.
Boots and Shoes of all descriptions and at prices that defy competition.
miX CORN OATS AND HAY.
And everything that is generally kept in a General Merchandise Store.
Farming Implements lait Wire and Nails. We ave also Agents
for the Champion Harvesting Machinery and Champion Mowers.
TIJADB WITH US AND SAVE MONEY.
CHOUTEAU THOMASON & COMPANY
Has just received a Car Load of
FARMING MACHINERY ETC.
WHICH HE WILL SELL CHEAP.
NAT PERRY : FAIRLAND I. T.
C. llAYDEN & CO.
Bnckeye Binder leaner & Mower
ALL WORLD RENOWNED MACHINES.
A great combination of Wood Sleel and Iron the three
Fentialu of Lightness Strength nml Durability. Take
Agent's word! Investigate for yourself!
Thirty-Five Years the Buckeye Has Held the Lead.
Before buying your Harvesting Machinery consult
ZE3Zcu37-d.cn. Sz Co.
CHOUTEAU IND. TER.
once. Call eirlv.
V 1:R ICES
15 1 0
r-aw. ..jt ssfasi-ssTais)
A. D. C
Parlies living across Neo-
h!io rivt r will he allowed a
ferry ticket when I hey buy
$10.00 find over of anything
in my line.
Baxter Springs Kansas.
l-irri i 'I Ai.KLR ltLocK
Hull tuv coat ol hftibtiiig ftaved to
iioff-ln t i r tiutclif r. Inrnu ra nia-
I'luivlltt litiiltifria coit true. tr a and
hi ii t us . AdiMlttt-d lo 1"' the k rf itt rat
Imi'ruvfriH-iit h'kh riil lit tackle
block irerinht ji r- md. Writ? for
Fulton Iron & Engine Wk.t
fcktab.ls.j. lOliru.hM lirtritlUIi
A. J. BLACK. WELL
L'lu'isii'u intl. Ter.
ItaiiKe on IJifhtiiiiiK
and halt crceka 10
miles north of Ctu'1-
sea liiil. I er.
Siiruu tiranileil C. W.
on i-it si'li-; rHiigit on
I'ryur i ri't'k two milua
from Olielsta. l(i-'.'tt
E WING HOUSE
1''. M. AXTKI.L. Prop'r.
SILOAo-1 : SPRINGS : ARK.
Spefhtl fittfiiiidu irittii t'j TrftTtling Men.
.itfiii'Ir r-Mitii on ilr.-i Hour.
friT rifim. Give v.h a Call "ija
D M. Fekkv tit Cu t
Illustrated. Descriptive aod Priced
Fur 1891 will be mailed FREE
u ail applicant! and to lt fccaioa 1
laiitouiett. it it better than ever.
Lvery peno using Gar den t
J'lawer or Held Strds
ihould lend for it. Address
D. M. FERRY & CO.
DETROIT. MICH. i
Larrst Scetimen in the world j
PROTECT YOUR EYES
I'lic wi'!!-loi'i ii niitii'iaii uf ii-"1 Olive
M. -N . I. cor. Hi a inl n vej M Lotus
li:ts a j! ii n t W . I . I'at ton A Co. of
Viti it:t. I. 1'.. as a -re fits fur Ii is celebrat-
I iliaiiiuihl spei'tiieli a aii'I eyenlasm'S
fimi also fur Iiih ill tiiumi1 liiiii-cliaiiue-
il.li- I'l'i'taclfs anil i'vi'l'. " hm'S. '1 lieso
tfla-M-i arc tlic crt'itti'st invention ever
mailc in i-lo ctai'lcti. l!y :t iroier cou-
trtielion ut I lie lens a person purclnis-
in.; a pair oi these non-chatiL'c.'itjIo
never lias to clianne these
.'lascs frnin the eyes ainl eveiy pair
ouicliast'.l its (.MiaranteC'l so tLiat if
tlieytver leave the eves no matter
liow ruste'l or u ratclieil the lenses arej
they ill f'irniih the party with a new
pair of irlnsM-8 fieo oi cliarsu. W. (!.
I'at ton .V; l'o. have a lull assortment
nie! invit-.- ail who wish to satisfy
tlieieelv. s of I lit ureiit superiority
ofthe.se -ia-ses over an v ami all others
now in use to call aul examine the
"THE LITE STOCK MARKET OF ST.L0UI3
the s r. loi is x vtiosal
Leat at Eait L.onla III.
rimrt'.y orioil' the city of St. I.oui. Buror
ur ii (li-flcriptloii of I .vo Stox'k ttiwajg iu at
tAUi.tia an 1 w:tUiL ue grnuu.U uf tbe luck
TrtitU atv a Ilet'f Ccnu njf 0'mimny wit
cnjid- if r lor g;ai!:httirhi I.w hp.id of cattl
dully und l'ork V Enabilhnntira wit
a . akt .ty for ftltitii Utei ing l.O) hoirs dal!y.
ISAAC I! K0- rnsidcaS
CHAS. T. J0KS. ulU
(EAST SIDE OF TltACUt)
j . r is ii in r
Staple & Fancy Groceries
Flour Feed & Provisions.
Makes & ajieclaltv of all kindi ol
f otintrj Traduce of L'rerj Df irrlptlon.
Haieln s lllttnn to the foods namtd a ltae
las ware A Quesnsware. 1'artifinlar at
leatu eaiirj W ttoe stock .f Tobaecoe aa4
A. IX CUBINE;
Mfiimf M:urvr of ami tloalerin
BOOTS AND SHOES
Does nil kind' of boot antl
shoe vtmk. LiiarnnttTintt a fit
and a(iViieiion in every re
sjietf. Taities desirinr; work
can viol their names and ad-
(!rcM's in l tvill receive a circu-
lar 'itiuir full diteclions how lo
measure the font.
J. W. ( l KIM: foreinan liaa din
eiit'iiiiir cNr for year anil i ciiinir hot
ter KitNfiirtixn i" Hie bout busiuets that
an v inuu iu the Vest.
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