The Vinita Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 5, No. 109, Ed. 1 Monday, February 16, 1903 Page: 4 of 4
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TFE PORTUGAL OF TO-DAY.
Something o( Intercut Hnnltmt th
Country the 1'eoyJe nI It
PorUiffnl in all porfs Ixing extreme-
ly hilly you have as a rule only to
go a few yards up the roud to get a
wug'uiikent view wherever you aiay
be. More often you get many mag-
nificent views Kt re U'h in r: far away
among hills and pines with winding-
white roads and patches of white
houses ns far as you can see. The
hills are fcreat hills snow-clad for
months of the year and an incredible
purple for the rett. The maize fields
Kiipplv the bright green that might
be missed in a country where grass
will not grow and you can look at
almost any view without being con-
fronted ih its possibilities as a
signed engraving at a guinea each.
But the whole is curiously reminiscent
of the Japan that Mr. Mortimer Men-
pes brought home to us recently re-
ports the London Post.
Life begins early in the day whether
in town or country a suggestive state
of affairs in connection with a people
fabled as lazy and shiftless. Long be-
fore you think of rising yourself you.
may hear the fishwives crying their
wares and if you go on to the feran-
da in the sunshine of the morning:
you will probably find that the street
is bright with gay garments. Hours
ago the fisherman from Mattozinhos
and Leca hoisted brown lateen sails to
their peaked boats after a night's
toil on the Atlantic fringe and hav-
ing crossed the bar are shoving1 their
thole-pinned oars through the wa-
ter aa they come on the tide to the
market. The shore side gang is car-
rying bacalhao dried evil-smelling
codfish from Newfoundland in load
up the steep slope of the Eua Santa
Catharina and the ubiquitous Welsh
schooners from Port Madoc have re-
sumed the labor of taking- in ballast.
More ballast seems to go to Port
Madoc than to any other place in
the world at least you are inclined
to think so as you watch the stream
of laughing singing girls passing to
and from the barges to the ship with
their astoundingly heavy loads poised
on their heads. Then under your
veranda comes the sound of slow-
moving" greaseless wheels and an ox
cart creaks up the hill as lazily as
willing oxen will let it to an inter-
mittent admonition of "E-e-Bue-e-e"
and the pin pricks of an ox goad. By
these things you may know that Por-
tugal is awake. A
TURN THE POTTER'S WHEEL.
Kew Industry In Which Women Have
Karneil for Themselves Hliih
There appears to be no end to the
evenues. in which the women of to-
day find scope for their energies and
activities. Pottery' making is the
latest industry in which they' have
made their mark. The famous Kock-
wood works were started by a woman
and many women are now ' turning
their atteutdon to the possibilities of
the wheel combined with (left fingers
and delicate fancy in the manipulation
and designing of clay says the Chi-
All over the country women are be-
coming interested in pottery-making.
Classes are being formeu and find en-
thusiastic students ready to join them.
Several classes are already in opera-
tion in Brooklyn and are giving time
to the acquisition of this practical art.
A local artist who is a member of one
of these pottery classes says: '
. "The work is and will be for some
time to come crude and imperfect but
there is so much enthisiasm manifested
and promise of good work to-come that
the outlook is very promising. It is
proposed to have courses m poiiery
connected with china-painting socie-
ties. This will be a great step in the
right direction for the china paint
will not be dependent on conventional
shapes in pottery and the necessity of-
the same design being used over and
over again but each woman can de-
sign and modl her own piece and
thus give opportunity fortheintrodufr
lion of original types." '
Hot a. Smooth Road.
Prudence I should hate to go riding:
In Freddie Kichlj's anto he's always
running over some one.
Prunella Yes it must be terribly
bumpy riding.- Smart Set.
Bet Arm'! Length.
"Do you want a close shave sir?"
Ko. Keep as far away as yon can.
Garlic isn't it?" Cleveland Plain
rruMlan Shoe Trust.
A gigantic shoe trust exists in Russia.-
Nearly all the 6hoes sold in that
country are manufactured by one"
firm in St. Petersburg which is ons
of the most prosperous stock con:-
panie In the world. N. Y-. Sun.
Beat mad Worat.
When a man's temper gets the best
f him it shows him at his worst- Cht
eaffo Daily News.
Hlt'l lahamaaltr to Hia.
First Detective How did you man-
ge to get a confession from that des-
perado? Second Detective Well yon see we
traveled together by rail for 200 miles.
"But what had that to do with his
"I bought a cigar of tie train boy
arA gave it to him. After tmokingit
he thought he was going to die so he
U Id me everything." Oakland Trib-
"If I cou'd orly get a lite to est" he
Why don't youv l?"fce crked.
"Xothin coin in my lice" Le an-
swered. "I'm a dime mo?ei:m glasu
sttr an' they're ptttin' too con-
A Place In Controversy.
Satu Iliiienliour acting fur Peck
Ttlile'H helix nan recently bought a
pl-ce south of Rotm Creek from Cy
Coina z' r Kiardlan for Alex Chou-
teau's children to which Jliu Htvln
Ha a bill of Htl(3 fniiii tne defeased
n.r..i. Cliomeau. A suit for pe-
sion of Uie plac instituted by
Mr. Hivin Keveral year ao out ohm
never been determined and udwl lie
s elc to tile upon it.
Winter coughs are apt to result in
consumption if neglected. They can be
soon broken up by using Foley's uoney
and Tar. Sold ;: by Shanahan &
Mitchell. : '.. dw
W. B. McClellau states tbat t.ver iu
tbe vicinity or Ularemore j&ngnsu
bluegrass Is being successfully utilized
fr riasture aud hay purposes. it is
sowu a half buthel to the acre with
the wheat ibe falLmd next season
makes a considerable growth and a
good pasture tbat winter. This grass
nor any other has not proved a sue-
.1 1 J ... In na I Vta
ces- upon tne upiauus
haidpao is very close to the surface.
'Jolly RoVer" All Right.
A ve.rv aood audience saw the pro
duction of 'Two Jolly Rovers" at the
Ht.me Theatre last night. The play
is a good one and it Is announced tbat
It has a return date this season a tact
many who saw the play last night
will appreciate. The second part of
tha entertainment was an olio of
high-class specialties including tbe
great St. Leon Family or acrooats
whose reputation Is world wide;
Brumatre and Clark In their rapid fire
comedy "A Military Hall;" the Four
Mlltoos in their character comeay
"TJucle Stlas in Boston" which was
exceedingly funny. The Hungarian
dance of Mile. Gertrude In the first-
part also deserves special mention.
Hutchinson Hews Jan. 16.
A. Night Alarm.
Worse than an alarm of fire at night
is tha brassy cough of croup which
like the children's death ksell
and it means death unless something is
done quickly. Foley's Honey and Tar
never fails to ewe instant reiiei ana
quickly cures the worst forms of croup.
Mrs. P L. Cordier ofMannington K.y.
writes "My three year old girl had a
severe case of croup; the doctor said she
could not live I got a bottle of Foley's
Honey and Tar; the first dose gave quick
relief and saved her life." Keiuse shd-
stitutes.Sold by Shanahau A Mitchell.dw
Residence troperty In north part of
Vinita two blocks out; four lots.three L
hunarea arm uinei-y 'coi m "vi
well improved nice twelve-room house
burn and other outbuildings; cistern
two weliH plenty of shade and fruit
trees granes and berries. Title guar-
anteed. -Enquire here dwtf
Nearly Forfeits Hia Life
A runaway! almost ending fatally
started alhorrible nicer on the leg of J
B. Orner Franklin Grove III. For tour
years it defied all doctors and all reme
dies. But Bucklen's Arnica fcaive naa
no trouble to cure him. Equally good
for burns bruises skin eruptions and
piles. 25c at People's and A. W. Fore-
man's drug stores. . dw
..... For Sale
Four 6-foot show cases in good con-
dition. Will be oid cheap. Jumbo
1 horohu saico nil resnnnsihllitV of
debts contacted by anyone but myself
dl20 Edward Rosa.
. .. . . r . I
Mothers can safely give Foley's Honey
and Tar to their children for coughs and
colds for it contains no opiates or other
Sold bv Shsnahari &
Mitchell. - dw
caiUHU mofrn. aurm Jfe ptotma
For f-ale at People's Drag Store.
LOST Between Vinita opera house and
Bull cr'ek. on double Barrel breach load-
loir shot run No. Vi. Belreln mane. t Inner
will be liberally rewarded by returning
mt to D. F. Clarke. Kelso. I.T. di2t
FAHH TO LEASE 400 cre. la cultl-
vviioa. Good improvements aid plenty o
w1er. Will less from one id "
(lash In sdviince. ee i.
Vinita. I. T .
Lost between the land offlce aid mar-
shal's oftire. broranivl black silk muffler.
Bring same to this oillce. J's
J. T. Payne C E.
fluskojee I. T.
A llotnients surveyed in any part of the
Territory. Wle mc-
Brinson & Patterson.
Opp- Presbyterian Church.
BeMy Boater's ..Buter.
The better butter Betty bought was like that
kept at The Golden Rule where fresh Produce and
good Groceries are always found.
The Store where a Dollar Goes Farthest.
1$ 3 r'v
Motto Not the
kr. .n9nt to lease all the
good farming land we
can get and will pay cash.
Five year agricultural
leases are what we want.
Those having such lands
to offer will do well to
call at The Chieftain of-
fice. Vinita Real Estate
J h - b
Betty Hotter bought some but V
"But' 'she said "this butter's Bitter.
If I put it in my batter .
It will make the batter bitter
But a bit of better butter
Will make my batter better."
So she bought a bit of butter
Better than the bitter butter
And made her bitter batter better.
Sri 'twas better Betty Botter
Bought a bit of better butter.
The most essential thing about buying a watch
is to know that it is a GOOD watch. You don't buy a
watch as often as you do groceries and if you buy the
wrong kind you have bought a trouble that lasts a
longtime. You can depend upon any watch I sell
you to be just as 1 tell you it
!ri-V-VT"k i. 11 rt-nA Crr WITT
UUVJ Lf WtttUU Villi auu dcd m;
Gent's Watches from . . . $450 to $50 00
"""Ladies Watches from . .$6.00 to $45-00
Fine and complicated watch
. . ' -
cheapest but the best work at all
AUGUST SCKL1ECKER. Jeweler and
South "Wilson Street.
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This don t half tell it. Our new line of mat-
tings and Carpets is one of the finest ever seen
in the city and we have all the latest designs. In
fact anything you want invthe Furniture line
WE'VE GOT IT. Call and inspect the
goods and see for yourself.
(Successor to N. L. Estlin
Thp naiiv nhieftain Is
read by more people who
buy goods in Vinita than
any or all other medi-
ums; and it reaches them
every day in the week.
Hakes Kidneys nd Bladder Right
F or f aie at I'eop'.e's Prug iMnre.
Ring us up.
is. vv nen you wuut
repairing a specialty.
- ' t
FOWLER the perma-
nent photographer for
Lease contracts that
will stand legal fire at
this office. tf
Window glass at Foreman's.
t.... Midland Railroad.
Midland .Railroad an
nounces the following! rates in effacl
from points on Its line:
Annual Meeting Atiauiic oiaues
itritAr Assn.. Western racKcrs
Canued Ooods Asn and Canning
machinery and Supplies Assn. Wasn-
lngton 1). C February 0-14 rate fare
aud one third ou the certificate plan.
Annual Meetlntr Department or
Sonerlntendence of the National Ed-
ucatlonal Assn. Cincinnati Ohio
Feb 24-26 rate fare and one third on
Meeting United Mine Worners oi
America. Jan 19-29 and Joint Meet
ing of Operators and Miners Jan 29
Indianaoolis. Indiana rate one ana
one third fare on the certificate plan.
Meetinir State Convention i. M
C. A. Lampassas Texas March 14:17
rate convention basis.
Sunny South Shooting Tournament
Hrenham. Texas. Jan. 20-31 rate one
and one third fare on the certificate
Biennial Meeting State benate
Order of iPretorlans Austin Texas
February 17 rate fare ana one tnira
on certificate plan. '
F. B MCKAT 1A
Rooms 1. 2 and 3 P. O. Building
. Vinita. I. T.
DR. L. BAGBY
PHV55TCIAN AMD STJJtflEON.
Office in New Ratcliff Bnildlog. Tele-
piiune iuifc vuuia luu. in .-
TAMES S. DAVENPORT." .
I ATTORNEY AT LAW.
Rooms 9 and 10 New Half Building
Vinita. I. T
Davenport St Hall Attr -ys st Law
Bank Building Clareore I. T
ATTORNEY AT LAW:
And Notary Public. Office in new Hal!
sell building Vinita I.T. - Will practice
In all the United State courts of the I. T.
fHAS. W. DAY D. D. S. !
V EZ3rTIKTTST r
Sold Crown and Bridge Work a Special-
y. Office over First National Bank;
VINITA. . T.
ine only Exclusive Eye Ear and Nose
Specialist in the Indian Territory
Eyes treated and glasses properly fitted
Office at Drug Store.
GEO. W. LOUTTIT
Councilor at Law
VINITA IND. TER.
Office up stairs in Raymond Building
E. A. STUBBLEFIELD D.M.D
Oroce over Estlln Furniture Co. Gray-
HaUell buildioft. Violta. I. T.
Permanently located. Office at
Webb Bros' stables Soutt Wilson
street. Office phone 8a Residence
phone 69. Hospital for patients
We Are Not .
But we Belie vt in iits.
See Woodard for your
signs. Shop north of jPifc
Joe Davis' Barber Shop.
I have just furnished my shop
with new up-to-date furni-
ture and have refitted the bath
rooms making of this shop
one of the finest in the Indian
Territory. Caland see us.J
JOE DAVIS Proprietor.
South of P. O. Opp. Golden Role.
The Most Direct
: Route from either north
or south to the Famous
Health Re9ort and
is via the
Descriptive literature 'concerning
this delightful resort furnished
upon appication to
Passenger Traffic Department
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Marrs, D. M. The Vinita Daily Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 5, No. 109, Ed. 1 Monday, February 16, 1903, newspaper, February 16, 1903; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc775658/m1/4/: accessed September 21, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.