Vinita Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Okla.), Vol. 12, No. 241, Ed. 1 Monday, January 30, 1911 Page: 2 of 4
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This entire stock will be closed out regardless of cost or valise.
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Special for the balance of this weeR
Your choice of any ladies' coat or suit value's $25 to $40 Wooltex suits included only $12.95
THE STORE OF THE TOWN
Corner Opposite Postoffice
Shr Daily dfjirftaut
OFFICIAL CITY PAPER
Entered as ierc-ad-class matter
August 3. 1503 at postoffice in Vinita.
Okla. under Act of March 3 1ST.
ISSUED DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY
with the approval of all good citizens.
The cumber of divorces granted and
the causes leading under our laws to
the granting of them is a blight on
the fair tame of Oklahoma.
Ia old territorial dayi t was stated
that divorces were permitted If the ap-
plicant could take up a residence be-
tween traius. Congress stepped in and
KEEN INTEREST 1H
D. M. MARRS PRINTING COMPANY made a rears residence necessary be-!'" Muskogee. Wednesday And Thura-
Per week by carrier. I .14
Per month by carrier 45
Per year by carrier la advance. . . 5
Ol mor.th by mail is advance. . .41
Three montta by mad in advance
One year by Kail in advaace 4.00
Vmita. CJ. My4y. January 30.
We are as!sor!i li aasosin.ce the
tasse cf Ja-c&Ts Sxita for tie office of
tiJef ci plie fvT tie city of Yia'ta.
il-i-:t to tie deaiiratic priznAry.
fore a divorce could be obtained in any
erritory of the United State. I
Under present conditions from the '
number of divorce cases that are mak
ing our court dockets groan with their
Vivill iTMwir that mrrA A
a cane is the fashion ia this state.
The Times sincerely hopes that Sen-
ator Thompson will crowd his bill t
a.a early passage. Oklahoma City
Asiect the comic g of Evangelist Billy
Sunday to Oklahoma City a citisen of
:tn town write the Ok'ahoman as
day Evenings And Thursday Mat-
ine February 8 and 9.
I d-.'re to as.sotace taat I asa a can-
didate for City Marsha! subject to
lie ac.ic-2 c the democratic primary.
H. C. CHATTERTO.V
The CbiefUin is authoriied to aa-
r.oycce H. R. Clark a candidate for City
Marshal subject to the action of the
The state has enm:gSi erpe-r.se with
out going into the building of railroads
and state fairs. Taxe are about as
high M the people ran stand with
When the states goes out of the
whiskey business it wi'.i be still eair
for the officers to enforce the liquor
laws but so long as to? state at-
tempts the sale of liquors the people
will feel the inconsistency.
Judge Sam Parks at the end of the
first week of his criminal court has
msde for himself a reputation as good
or belter than that of any county judge
in the state of Oklahoma. It Is refresh-
ing and blpeful to see-' a young Chero-
kee make good In so important an
office as that of county judge where
the duties and obligations of office are
peculiarly .exacting. There is no
grand stand play about Judge Parks
and the better element of Craig county.
regardless of politics are proud of
"him ... rt .
The bil introduced ia the senate by
Senator Thompson changing the di-
vorce laws of this state should meet
'Editor Oklahoma So the Minis-
terial Alliance is to invit? Billy Sun-
Jay to come here and poke the fires?
G-od thing; but is it not an admission
that the ministers are not doirg their
fully duty? Whenever the governor
sends a special prosecutor into a coun
ty st is auways regarded as an open
idmUsion of the weakness of the coun-
ty official. Have you not had eiperi-
ecce or tnat kind fcerer v ny not tse
Much interest has been manifested
concerning the mechanical methods of
the thrilling chariot .ace employed in
Klaw & Erlanger's new and greater
production of General Wallace's spec-
tacle "Ben Hur." which is to be pre-
sented at the Hicton Theatre Musko-
gee. Wednesday and Thursday even-
ings and Thursday matinee February
s and 9.
In this great arenic contest the spec-
tator sees eight horses galloping at
break-neck speed and straining every
muscle to gain the advantage in the
race w;thia the anipitheatre. Behind
each quartet of horses is a Roman
chariot- Ths wheels revolve rapidly;
the chariots lurch and sway and the
j flaming be-ribbbned garments of the
home product? Wake up! There are drivers flutter behind them adding in-
many famines in Oklahoma City who ;teasitr to the realism of the scene. The
are cow suffering from want of ctoth-'musion ia gUi further increased as the
ing and food. Billy Sunday will tak jnterior wall of the ampitheatre moves
fHW'O from this city if he comes here.
Why not give this to the poor and
make belter use of the religion the
people now have rather than take on
a surpms probably not needed:
Haven't the peop'e been bled enough
for one year?"
"Beverly of Graustark."
For the first time here the public
will have the pleasure of seeing Geo.
Barr McCutcheon's delightful romance
"Beverly of Graustark. The engage-
ment is but for one night only and
those who have read the book will un-
doubtedly desire to see the play which
follows the book very closely in all
matters of detail having been drama
tized by Robert M. Baker who has)
performed this work in a most careful
and painstaking manner the interest
being kept up to the very close be-
speaking a pleasant and enjoyable
All Kinds of
Plumbing and Sheet
All Work Guaranteed
along and the dust flies in blinding
clouds beneath the crushing wheels of
the chariots. The clatter of the rush
ing boofs of the horses and the rumble
of the chariots are distinctly heard.
Elaborate mechanism and applica-
tions of electricity produce this great
effect The mechanism of two great
cradles twenty feet in length and
fourteen foet wide and which are mov-
able back arid forth on railways. Is
supported by a bridge structure cap-
able of holding twenty tons. The tops
of the cradles are two inches above the
level of the stage. Each cradle bears
the four horses and the chariot of each
contestant. On each cradle there are
four runways and treadmills of hickory
slats two inches wide and covered with
rubber they are twelve feet long and
two aod a half feet wide. On each of
these treadmills a horse is secured by
steel cable traces which hold him in
place and prevent him from moving
forward oft the runways. As each
horse gallops the treadmill revolves
nniler hi feet- thereby eliminating the
All complaint of delivery ihould forward pressure created by the m.
pact of his hoofs which would force
him ahead on an immovable surface-
By this mechanical arrangement It is
'possible for the horses actually to gal-
lop with all their speed within the
space of their own length. It is con-
sidered the most realistic effect ever
seen upon the stage.
! For the accomodation of out of towt
visitors who will want to witness the
;stagiisg of "Ben Hur" in Muskogfe. tb
management of the Hintoa Theatre an
lnour.ee that special attention will b
'given to all orders for seats received
(by mail. Seats for "Ben llur" will be
' placed on sale Saturday morning Feb
ruary 4. Prices will range from 50c
GOVERNMENT SALE OF INDIAN
Absolute Title Giver.
About 1SOO00J acres of unallotted
lands of the Five Civilized Tribes In
Oklahoma will bo sold at public auc
tion to the highest bidder at the fol-
lowing terms times and places:
Not more than 160 acres of agricult
ural 6t 40 acres of other lands will
be sold to one person in any one-Na
tion. Terms: 25 per cent at the time
of sa'e 25 per cent in six months and
50 per cent within eighteen months
with 6 per cent interest. Upon full
payment being made at any time deed
will promptly issue. Immediately after
approval of sale certificate of pur
chase will issue and possession given
but cutting of timber thereon not per-
mitted tjEtil full payment of purchase
price. Right is reserved to reject any
or ail bids.
For information apply to the Com-
missioner to thd Five Civilized Tribes
or the United States Indian Superin-
tendent Union Agency Muskogee
Oklahoma or at the offices of the var-
ious district agents lists of these
lands have been prepared by counties
showing the terms cf sale the descrip-
tion of the various tracts and minimum
price of sale. It win be Impracticable
to furnish eacn Inquirer all of these
lists and it is suggested that persons
desiring such information specify the
county or locality in which he is in-
terested. Blue prints of the various counties
showing the location of the land to be
sold will be furnished to applicants by
the Commissioner to the Five Civilized
Tribes upon the payment of $1.00 for
each county in the form of draft or
postal money order.
Hughes County. Calvin 701 tracts
7S.0OO acres Feb. 9.
Latimer County Wilburton 239
tracts 18200 acres Feb. 11.
Haskell County Seigler 72S tracts
46.800 acres. Feb. ll
Leflore County Poteau 528 tracts.
35000 acres Feb. 16.
Pushmataha County Antlers 806
tracts. 75009 acres Feb. IS.
Choctaw County Hugo 758 tracts
48900 acres Feb. 22; McCurtaln
County Idabel 1110 tracts 80200
acres. Feb. 25.
J. G. WRIGHT.
Commissioner to the Five Civilized
Muskogee Oklahoma November 7.
as the winner of the Chieftain piano.
Cut this out sign and send to the Chieftain.
In addition to the Grand Prize the following prizes are offered to the
contestants who are second third fourth and fifth:
$15.00 Rug given by E. N. Ratdiff Mercantile Co.
$8.50 Gold Locket and Chain given by Shanahan & Mitchell Jewelers.
SS.50 Silk Umbrella given by Dan Myers.
100 pounds Sugar given bylL. P. Garrison.
KLINGEL FURNITURE COMPANY
Sole Agents for
Hoosier Kitchen Cabinets Globe
Warwicke Bookcases and
119 South WOson Street.
be reported to the Circulation Depart
ment Phone 44.
J. L.Morris &CO;
Phone 360 23 1 So. Wii-son St
Nominate a candidate. It costs noth-
ing and you may win $5.00.
We have the Sweet Cream
or Whipped Cream you
will nsed for the rest of it
Vinita Creamery Co.
I Will Save Money
During the new year by using- the
Long Distance Telephone Lines.
At your service twenty-four hours
every day they stretch into every section
of Oklahoma and into the adjoining states.
They save you monej' time and trou-
ble for they mate the trip while you re-
main at home and attend to other duties.
PIONEpR TELEPHONE AND
5 m H .f A A A A
10c Per Wee4
STRAW WANTED la car load lota.
Address North Star Mfg. Co Coffey- i-i.'
ville Kans. 24-37 O O O O O 0 0 O V O ' O O O O
Ship Your Live Stock to
The Pioneer Live Stock
National Stock Yards Oklahoma City.
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Marrs, D. M. Vinita Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Okla.), Vol. 12, No. 241, Ed. 1 Monday, January 30, 1911, newspaper, January 30, 1911; Vinita, Okla.. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc775097/m1/2/: accessed January 20, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.