The Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 88, Ed. 1 Wednesday, January 16, 1901 Page: 2 of 4
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THE DAILY CfllEFTflIN
4.0 Cent a Month by Mall
O. M. MARRS
T13SITA X. T.. JAN. 18 1901.
Kansas has whirled into line
krly in the new century by roast-
Snganegro alive at Leavenworth
Muekogee people are excited be.
mute of the spread of smallpox
arx) the papers are advocating
-- I.. 111 1
From present indications there
will be little Indian territory legie.
Jation hurtful or otherwise passed
during the present congress. There
as scarcely a possibility that the
agreement will be passed in
aoanner at all satisfactory to the
WANTED IN CUBA.
Robert Miller Petitions Judge
Gill to Release Him
ON HABEAS CORPUS
The Chieftain does not under-
tale to disprove charges of bribery
against anyone until the case is
aiade ouf but the cry of bribery is
shandy one in certain circles jn
be Indian territory. When Chief
jBufSngton was elected to the office
ef principal chief of the Cherokee
zation a certain element cried out
bribery and demanded an investi-
gation all of which proved to be
aothing but wind. Show us the
people who claim to have been
bribed and let us see if they are
worthv of belief.
He Hopei to Escape Being1 Sent
Back (0 Havana to Answer a
Charge of Embezzlement.
The TwIce-a-Week Republic.
Every Monday and Thursday a
aewspaper as good as a magazine
and better for it contains ;the
latest by telegraph as well as in-
ternHtinir stories is sent to the
subscriber of the "Twice-a-Week"
Sepublio which is only $1 a year
. The man who reads the "Twice'
-Week" Republic knows all about
affairs political domestic and for-
mgn events; is posted about the
markets and commercial matters
The woman who reads the
"Twice'-a-Week" Republic gath.
ers a bit of valuable information
about household affairs and late
iashions and finds recreation in
She bright stories that come under
ftoth the headings ol lacts ana no-
tion. There is eossip about new
hooks and a dozen other topics of
especial interest to the wide-awake
snan and woman.
A - RECEPTION
i Honor of Hiss Belle Zumalt Who
Returned Home Today.
A number of the young gentle-
men of the Aldrich cottage last
evening gave a reception in honor
J Mies Belle Zumalt who returned
to her home at Oklahoma City to-
day after an extended visit in Vin-
it. Games and music were en-
joyed and dainty refreshments
were served. Those present were:
Messrs. and Mesdames Sample
jBurger and Bradley Mesdames
Morning Selleck the Misses
Graper Donahoo Davies Selleck
Mabel and Maude Miller Ray
Miller Dora and Ilattie Franklin
Agnes Fickliu Bessie Barrett Bes-
sie Bray Allie Williams Carrie
Coodykoontz. Messrs. Adams
Dr. Louis Bagby Trogden Way-
xoer Louis Martin Crittenden
Greening Williamson McSpad-
4tn Edgar Marra and Professor
Moore's pilules are a guaranteed
esre lor all forms of malarial ague
tilil and fever swamp fever malar-
ial fever bilious fever Jaundice Bil-
jusoess fetid breath and a tired
!J-4lesa feeling. They cure rheuma-
and the latitude following
Wow! poison produced from malarial
i)'cinfr. roquinin3. io arsenic
rids or iron. D' not ruin sUmach
r teeth. Entirely tasteless. Price
E&criitt per box. Dr. C. C. Moore Co.
SO yorth Main street St. Louis Mo
Sol 1 by Teopie's drug store. dwlr
The grand jury are still in sea
sion or. rather in session still.
Any kind of an old number of peo
pie whose consciences are troub-
ling them would like to know what
the erand iurv are doing. The
gentlemen who compose the in
quisatorial court however are just
as loud as oysters in telling what
they are doing behind the closed
As is appropriate the members
of the grand jury assume the owl-
like look of wisdom and keep mum.
Affairs of weight and of much
importance bear heavily upon the
shoulders of the gentlemen and by
their demeanor they . show they
realize the fact. but they are work-
ing bard and grindin' and a grind-
in' as iievidenced by the number
of indictments they return. There
is a big batch and three of them
charge murder against John Tiger
who run amuck at Cbecotah Christ-'
mil and who is now in the Musko-
gee jail. The others are against
parties who are still at large and
the Chieftain refrains from telling
our readers who they are at this
Investigations have been made
by the jury upon reported viola-
tions of Sections 16 and 17 0 the
Curtis law relating to the excessive
holding of lands. It has been as-
serted time and time again by out-
side papers that thia part of the
law was a dead letter as far as the
officials were concerned. As a mat-
ter of fact the officials have been
working quietly but effectively for
a long time and their work is about
to show results in the return of in-
dictments. Then the most import-
ant will be picked out and taken
into court and the sections of the
statute given a thorough judicial
When Mr. J. O. Hall of this city
was re-elected president of the Clare-
more bank Thursday the congratula-
tions he was receiving were Inter-
rupted by a messenger who delivered
a telegram. The missive announced
that his aged mother was dying in her
far away Georgia borne and that she
was praying for her sou's presence.
Mr. Hall was very much affected and
departed at once over the Valley road.
To Mr. Stanley for Not dreeting Him
as Befita a Relative of Royalty.
We may not have always greeted
Mr. Ed. Stanley the popular
painter with tnat courtesy mat is
bis due. The writer recalls that
no later than yesterday he ad
dressed Mr. Stanley with the harsh
salutation of "hallo."
Sorry we are but we do not hold
Mr. Stanley altogether blameless.
He never intimated that be was
the relative of royalty. Had he
done so no person would have been
more ready to "tip the lid" or raise
the hat in fitting respect.
Today Mr. Stanley was sum
moned to Kansas City to meet a
brother William A. Stanley of
New York City and his sister The
Countess Liptenstein of Hungary.
Spanish tdicep are while excepting
tliobc of La .Mam-ha which me lilark.
H is n notable fuel that the finer
the wool of n sheep the poorer is the
tkin for tanning purposes.
I'nnsed htiunps. vheiroi"any rarity
are always considered more valuuble
when they contain the uiiummI gum
on their backs.
An ordinarily healthy man in the
prime of life can lift with both found
230 pounds and support on his fcboul-
ilers 330 pounds.
Forty-three ureas have been found
on the sea bottom lying deeper than
three miles. Eight of these are
deeper than four miles.
Authorities upon broom-corn pro-
duction estiinute the world' con-
sumption of brush to be about 30.000
tons grown on 12000 acres about 28-
000 tons being produced in Illinois.
The astronomer iu charge of tlie
Harvard observatory at Arequipa
Pern announces that he has succeed
ed In obtaining four photogTaphs of
the recently discovered planet Eros.
This tiny orb o veritable toy world
it migftt be called is only about nine
miles in diameter. One reason for
the Interest attaching to it is that it
is the nearest to the earth and near
est likewise to the sun of all the
The late Sims Reeves when a young
man Teceived. singing lessons from
a teacher conspicuous alike for his
ability and brusque manner. One day
whiie at lesson Sims was requested
to sing a verse of a then popular
song. He had scarcely sung the first
line when his teacher abruptly inter-
rupted him with "Stop sir you are
flat very flat." "And you sir are
sharp very sharp" was the instant
retort of the. famous tenor as 'ne
picked up his music and indignantly
left tha room.
SHOW A HEALTHY GROWTH.
V'.'. w w m w w w w w
Fine and Complicated
MOTTO: Not the cheapest
but the BEST work at all times
Ea.lrrn Town. Have No Rfa.on to
Be AIiained of Their Numer-
The rapid growth of the cities of
New England and the Miedle Atlantic
stales is perhaps the most striking
revelation yet been made by the
twelfth decennial census. Of the 159
cities of the country having a popula-
tion of more than 25000 about 80
had made greater numerical gain
in the ten years just cloned than in
the ten years preceding. - Since it
goes without saying also that about
the same number grew faster than
the average 32.S per cent. it is In-
teresting to ascertain from a study of
the bulletin where these cities are
considered by sections. Such a study
affords an admirable test of urban
gTowth and reveals in a striking man-
ner the remarkable progress of the
northwestern part of the country
says the Boston Transcript.
Of the 11 cities in the South At-
lantic group of states only three grew
faster than the average for the coun-
try. These were Atlanta Norfolk
and Jacksonville. In the south cen-
tral region only 7 out of 18 grew
faster than the average. In the west-
ern group 6 out of J2 grew faster
than the average. In the north cen-
tral group comprising the states
north of the Ohio the old free states
with the addition of Missouri 22 citief
out of 48 made more than average
progress. With the country thus di-
vided into five great factions none of
the four so far mentioned shows a
group of cities in which more than
half were growing faster than the
averatre. The remaining section is the
North Atlantic; in it 42 out of 70 citiet
have crown faster than 32.5 per cent
In Conectieut all five of its cities ol
this trrade made a showing above the
average and this can be said of no
other state in the union except
Rhode Island in which all three did
the same thing. In New Jersey 7 out
of 10 cities were above the average;
in Pennsylvania there were 11 out of
18; in Maine 1 out of 1 Portland and
in Massachusetts 11 out of 20.
It should be borne in mind flint the
actual growth of the cities in the
north central region was faster due
to the presence of a few cities on the
great lakes but the nnmlwr of cities
to show this tendency was as already
indicated less than in the North At-
The stagnant cities are found in
three regions in eastern Nebraska
northern Michigan and at the head-
witers of the Hudson. Omnhn. Lin-
coln and Sioux City belong to the
firtt group; Saginaw and Hay City to
the second and Troy and Albany to
the third. As a general rule the cities
have grown faster in the regions of
conl beds or of well-utilized water
Cream of Chealaal soup.
Cream of chestnut isa delicious soup
and is made in this wiiV : Peel about CO
chestnuts and blanch until the kin
will rub off lwtvren the tfciinib and
forefingers then cook jjentiy in a rkh
well-flavored fuck until soft enough
to rub thmuirh a sive. Dilute to the
proper consistency with the .fork in
which they were eooked and -re very
hot with croutons. Teopie's Hoil
Established la 2802.
Incorporated In 1893
PARSONS s BUSINESS : COLLEGE.
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J.C. OLSON n A. PRESIDENT.
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Fall Term Opens Sept. h 1900. Satisfaction Guaranteed.
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9 i i i i n it i if h
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An inferior stove wneu
you can get a SUPERIOR
STOVE at tne same price
and every stove is guaran-
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iis Day Phan 116; Night Phone 118.
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J. O. Hall V-Pres.
W. P. Phillips Cashie
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Marrs, D. M. The Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 88, Ed. 1 Wednesday, January 16, 1901, newspaper, January 16, 1901; Vinita, Indian Territory. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc775076/m1/2/: accessed January 19, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.