The Daily Democrat. (Anadarko, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 183, Ed. 1, Saturday, August 24, 1907 Page: 3 of 4
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fIN THE PUBLIC E'TEisS '
THE RAKINQ 01' TH! GREEN.
LEADING SOUTHERN DEMOCRAT
t.jt- inw.rnrr -a
f" " " Edward Ward Carmack of Tonnessee who
4j has como to the end of Ills term In tho United
ceSRj4 ilKVv States senate to which ho was elected In 1000
JiT'Sfc.SveSSV Is belnc urged bv his friends In hla homo stnto to
run for govornor. And thoro nro thoso who
would have him seek still grontor honors. In fact
ho has beon frequently mentioned as a Democratic
Mr. Carmack Is of Scottish descent though
American for four generations nearly six foot
tall straight full chested and of powerful grip
as boflttlng ono who has lived much out of doors.
Left fathorless at an oarly ngo young Car-
mack nevertheless determined to becomo a law-
yer. To that ond he went to tho celebrated Oul-
leoka school in Maury county.
"But I liavo no monoy" ho said to Principal
"Webb "and I will havo to work to pay for my tuition. Ho paid for his
tuition Boon after being admitted to tho bar In 1SS0.
Ho prnctlccd law nt Columbia and without any solicitation or ovori
knowlcdgo on his part his frlonds nominated and elected him justice of tho
peace. In 18S4 they sent him to the legislature. Ho wa3 editor of tho
Nashville American from 1S8G until 1S92 when ho becanio editor of tho
?i0mphls Commercial. Hq was olectcd a member of tho national houso of
roprosontatlvos In 1897 for tho Tenth district of Tonnesseo. Hut not without
a hard strugglo on the part of Joslah 1'atorson who nppoared beforo tho
houso and blttorly contested tho election.
Mr. Carmack's speech beforo tho house In which tho Republicans con-
stituted n largo majority had much to do with his victory over tho con-
testant. Ho assorted his rights and demanded thorn.
From tho houso Mr. Carmack was sent to tho sonate. Thoro ho opposed
tho acquisition of tho Philippines and tho ncccptanco of tho Canal Zone
from tho nowly-created Hopubllc of Panama. Ho supported Prosldont Hooso-
velt in his summary discharge of tho negro troops for rioting at Urownsvllle.
flaw Haven Rightly Clalro First Vil-
Many years ago there was observod
a unique custom in the little town of
Guilford Coir.. On ono tiny in the
full of the ybar tho women of the town
nssemblod on tho village green. Each
carried n wooden rake decorated with
her favorlto color and onch was
dressed In white decked out with col-
ored ribbons. It wns a day of feto
and it was called "Tho Baking of tho
Thon with song and laughtor and
with mnny n Jest this band of womon
donned tho vlllago green of all the
loaves and rofuso and !i t fa year's
accumulation. Whoi thu Job was
dono thoy adjourned to tho town hall
where they woro Joined by tholr hus-
uandB and brotliors and tho village
fathors. A public banquet celobratod
Whllo this was not tho first char
tered village Improvement association
In tho country It was probably at that
tlmo tho most enthusiastic and had
perhaps tho largost attendance. New
Havon Conn. enn rightly claim tho
first offort In vlllago Improvement
whllo Stockbrldgo Mnss should bo
romomborod ns offering tho second.
More than a hundred years ago
James Hillhouso of Now Haven or-
ganized whnt ho called tho "Public
Greon association." Ho raised $1500
for grading tho green nnd for planting
elms. Ono man Is snld to havo do-
nated flvo gnllons of ruin for this pur-
pose. James Hillhouso was also Unit-
ed Statosusonntor for 20 jears Almost
ovory ono has forgotton whnt ho did
at Washington but no ono is over
MAY SUCCEED COREY
Alva C. Dlnkoy who it is roported several
times will boforo long succeed William Ellis
Corey ns president of tho steel trust Is another of
tho Carneglo millionaires. Ho has been presi-
dent of the Carneglo Steel company for a numbor
of years at a salary which exceeds that of tho
prosident of tho United Stntcs. And this young
man not yet 40 has rlson to his present position
entirely through his own offorts.
Whllo young Dlnkoy wns at school ho studied
telegraphy and at 1C got a position on tho Haiti-
moro & Ohio tallroad. Six months lator ho went
to Carnoglo as operator but ho soon gnvo that
up to learn tho machinists' trade. It wa3 with
tho motnls 'ho liked to deal.
In tho early '80s ho gathered about him a
number of prominent Pittsbuig business men and
founded tho first arc light enterprise in that city.
Ho conceived a way In which electricity could bo applied In rolling mills
nnd ho took up tho question with tho chief engineer of tho Carneglo works.
Ono devlso after another ho pntontcd reducing tho numbor of mon required
for tho process to one-sixth by his Improved methods and tho Carneglo mills
excited tho admiration of engineers of tho world.
In 1898 ho was appointed assistant superintendent of tho Homestead
steel works nnd in March 1901 ho Buccccded William E. Corey as general
superintendent of tho Homestead works. His administration of that posi-
tion with Its great responsibilities has been eminently successful nnd ho is
In every respect n fit successor of tho cblo mon who havo preceded him as
chief oxccutlvo of tho Carneglo Steel company.
Dinkey is tho brother of Mrs. Charles M. Schwab and resembles his
brother-in-law in his methods of handling men.
FOE TO HAT TIPPING
Count Johnnn Harrach ono of ho greatest
noblos In Austria is heading a movement to
abolish hat-raising as a form of salutation and to
substltuto the military salute. Tho supporters of
tho movement declare tha this oxposuro of tho
head induces colds Influenza and othor ailments
and ovon baldness. It might also bo added that
it causes hats to becomo worn out much moro
rapidly than thoy would otherwise bo.
Austrian etiquette requires a man to ralso his
hat to all his acquaintances male nnd fomalo
alike ss well as to his social inferiors such as
cabmen and servants. Hcnco anybody with a
tolerably largo bowing acquaintance Is continually
lifting his hat as ho goes along the streets. Count
Harrach sayB this may be all very woll in a mod-
erate clime but in tho cold wlntors and broiling
cummers of VIonna it Is not at all a healthy practice. And so the count
dosplto tho fact that ho Is noarly SO years of ago Is heading a crusado
against this time-honored custom. Ho proposes Instead tho military saluto
of merely raising tho hand to tho head and ho thinks tint among a people
so familial- with military forms and usages as tho Austrians aro such an
Innovation ought not to bo difficult.
Count Harrach howevor is not tho real originator of the movoment.
Somo months ago tho authorities of a small town in Bohemia attempted to
deal with tho same question In a very summary manner. Convinced of tho
physical evils resulting from thus exposing tho head the council passed an
ordinance prohibiting the practice under penalty of a flno of ono crown (20
cents) tho money to go to charity. Ilut tho citizens wouldn't stand for any
such rulings and It was found Impossible to enforce the ordinance But now
that a personage of the great social emlnenco of Count Harrach has taken
tho matter up tho result may bo different.
"FIRT SOLDIER OF FRANCE"
CIRCUIT 4000 MILES LONb.
Gqn. Hagron "tho first soldier of France"
who recently reilgned as chief of tho army as a
protest against tho now law requiring conscripts
to servo only two yeara In tho army. Is an indo-
fatigablo student of war. Ho holds that it Is
wrong for tho Socialist majority In tho chamber
of deputies to sacrlflco the Interests of national
dofenso for political capital.
For years Gen. Hagron has 'felt tho growing
danger to Franco from hor old-tlmo oneray Gor-
many whoso population Is constantly Increasing
while Franco is standing still.
Ho is regarded in Europo as tho best military
oxpert on fiiearms and ordnance. Besides he isi
a brilliant strategist and tactician. Ho is a
mastor of tho lessons taught by tho great battles
in tho American civil war. Cavalry especially
tho control of large bodies operating against a slnglo point has always
been his hobby. Gon. Hagron also studied closely tho advantages of tho
loose formations adopted In tho Boer war campaigns. Further than that
on military experts in Europo followed with such.closo understanding tho
principals of war evolved by tho Japaneso and used with such great success
In Manchuria. No Invention In small arms or artillery in nny part of tho
world escaped his attontlon.
Gon Hagron Is C2 yeqrs old. Ho 13 tho son of an army officer and was
born in Caen. Ho graduated at the head of his class from a military school
In Salnt-Cyr In 18C4. During tho Framo-Gorman war ho attained tho rank
As head of tho French army he perfected an organization which othor
military experts declared could moblllz6 moro 'rnpldly than any other army
in Europe. Franro to-day is ablo to throw hor entire army of ovor 1.000040
men to any clven point in the country within 48 houis.
Telegraph Lino Traverses Many Court
tries on Its Journey.
Probably the longest telegraph cir-
cuit In the world has been In opera-
tion for over n year on the lines of tho
Indo Kuropesn-Telegrnph company lie-
twoen London and Teheran Persia's
capital. This circuit Is 4000 miles In
length and In Its course It traverses
the North sea for 200 miles and passes
tliiough Belgium Germany Ituisln
Turkey In Asia and Persia. Tho
Whcatstoue automatic system of
transmission nnd reception Is cm-
)loed on the circuit. By this sys-
tem messages are transmitted nt tho
i to of from 80 to 400 words a minute
according to tho nnture of the circuit
as against 25 to 35 words by manual
Mono transmission. On tho London-
Teheran circuit there are ton auto
matte repeating stations namely nt
Ixuestoft. Kmden Berlin Warsaw
Hoiino. Odessa Kretch Sukhum Ka
leh Tlllls and Taurls. Tho business
for and from Manchester and Llver-
irnol Is also handled direct from To-
hern n. It will be understood that au-
tomatic repeaters take tho place of
operators at the repeating stations. In
the case of the circuit under consider-
ation there nro repeating Instruments
nnd batteries nt ohcIi of the ten re-
CAUSl OF HUSBAND'S flcTIREMEHT.
"To Be or Not to Be."
He was a small shrimpy Individual
much like Mr. 11 en peck of tho Joke
papers. Somewhat under tho lullu-
ence of liquor ho muttered nnd
growled to himself ns he walked In
the midnight silence of Spruco strooti
At Fifth street ho placed hlmsolf in
MAY IMPEACH FEDERAL JUDGE.
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Federal Judge Pritchnrd In North Carolina rendered a decision declar-
ing unconstitutional tho penalty clauso of tho 2 'A cent faro lnw of North
Carolina under which several lallroad employes had been sentenced to tho
chain gang and roleascd tho mon on habeas corpus.
Formal charges of having oxcoeded his power contemplating Impeach-
ment proceedings against Judgo Pritchnrd It Is rumored may bo brought
In tho Houso upon tho assembling ot tho next session of Congress.
llkoly to forgot his services In mnklng
tho city of New Haven clnsslc by tho
beauty of nature's gothlc architecture.
Tho wholo country owes him a dobt
of gratltudo that can only bo pnld by
planting elms In his memory. Worn-
on's Homo Companion
Original Colors of Hair.
Bod Is bolloved by Dr. Beddoo n
Europcnn anthropologist to havo been
the original color ot tho hair of Euro-
peans and ho attributes tho brown
pigments to tho action of heat. Bed
hntr is occasionally found among the
negroes and dull dark hnlr among tho
pigmies of Central Africa. Chinese
and Japaneso adults always have
black hair but Japaneso chlldron
sometimes havo dark reddish yellow
hair and Chinese chlldron may havo
"Wherever you find n man who Is
busy" says an oxchango "yon find
ono who Is happy." Not if ho has tho
tho middle of tho trolley track and
began to recite In a surprisingly vig-
orous manner with all Its elocutionary
details tho famous Shakespearean
soliloquy: "To ho or not to bo."
No sooner had ho uttered tho first
phraso than tho car camo up. Much
to tho amusement of a llttlo crowd
that had gathered tho passengers nnd
tho residents who stuck their heads
out of tho windows ho would not
stir from tho track until ho had fin-
ished tho soliloquy. Philadelphia Ledger.
. Thero aro somo men who once they
get an Idea In their head never got It
out again. As a rulo thoy aro perfectly
honest In tho mutter and bollovo that
tho facts aro all on their sldo. This
being so nil attempts to shako them
In tholr opinion or to present facts
bearing on tho other sldo nro futllo.
A case In point declares Automobtlo
Topics Is tho class of mon who bellovd
that automobiles uro road damage It
not road destroyers.
SON'S TRIBUTE TO FATHER.
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Lieut. Col. Charles E. Ayros Fourteenth cavalry has boon placed upon
tho retired list of tho army on the finding of a retiring board that he Is In-
capacitated for actlvo service on account of disability Incident to tho servlco.
Tho retirement of Llout. Col. Ayros was Indirectly tho result of tho pub-
lication of nn Interview In which ho wns roported to havo criticised army
mothods of administering Justice ns nn outcome ot thu difficulty which Mrs.
Ayros had with the authorities of tho military acadomy In connection with
tho famous "ovorcoat" Incident.
MAKES THE GRINDING EASY.
"Bicycle Power" Does Away with a
Good Deal of Labor.
Tho old ndago that "tho head should
save the heels" has boon transformed
by the Mahern brothers Prank and
Fred employed at a Dedhain (Mass.)
grocery so that the logs aro mndo to
save tho arms and that In a most
It Is the method of running a coffeo
mill by log powor on u hlcyclo Instead
of by arm powor. Ono of tho disagrco-
nbln features of tho grocory business
has bcon tho ami mothgd ot grinding
Now this Is Just whoro tho quick wit
of Frank Mahern enmo In. A dovoteo
of tho wheol and knowing that it is
much castor to pedal than to strain
with tho nrms ho conceived tho Idon
that n transfor of tho strain from arms
to logs would bo much oaslnr imd
Tho question was ono of npplylng
tho power to tho coffeo mill which
was dono by removing tho forwnrd
wheol of a tandom and fastening tho
hlcyclo In such a way that tho roar
wheel was directly opposlto ono of
tho whcols of tho coffeo mill which
was fitted with a bolt wliool.
Tho tiro was romoved from tho hlcy-
clo wheel nnd a bolt put on running
from tho wheel to tho bolt wheel on
tho coffeo mill.
Tho arrangement was then com-
COFFEE GROWING IN FAVOR.
Steady Increase of Consumption In
Tho Importation ot coffeo in tho
cnlondnr yonr 1890 loss tho quantity
exported nggrogatod 80I.C92.275
pounds ns compared with 8I3.C52.018
pounds in 1900. Tho quantity con
sunied was grontor In 1900 but tho
value was Ichs than In 1S9C to tho ex
tent of $4571273. Thero wns 10270-
37C pounds less ot ton Imported In
190C than In 1S9C though tho valuo ot
tho Imports was $G029GG greater In
1900. Tho Importation of cocoa has
groatly lncronsod and also of choco-
late But tho largo Incrcaso In tho
consumption of cocoa has bcon almost
wholly duo to Its uso In tho mnnufne-
turo of confectionery. Its prlco has
romalned nearly stationary during tho
last ton yoars. For tho flvo years
ondod with 1901 tho avorago nnnual
Impoits of coffeo amounted to 810570-
082 pounds nnd for tho flvo years end-
ed with 1900 tho nvorago was 930817-
1CC pounds showing a steady Increase
In tho consumption of corfeo In tho
United Statos whllo tho contrary is
truo of tea.
Dr. B raroly mot his match but
on ono occasion ho fairly owned that
ho had. Ho was sent for by an inn-
kecpor who had had a quarrel with
his wife who had scarred his faco with
AN ODD MEMORIAL STATUE.
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Man of the Morgan Memorial Colt Gallery and Athenoum at Hartford Conn.
Work Is practically started on the Morgan memorial which J. P. Morgnn
ot New York Is to croct In connection with tho Wndsworth Athoneum in mem-
ory of his fnthor Junius S. Morgan tho foundor of tho great Morgan fortune.
Tho senior Morgan lived hero for some years and It was in this city that J. P.
Morgan was born. Tho Morgans father and son wero among tho most gon-
crous contributors to tho fund raised about 1890 to rovlro and expand tho
Atheneura and slnco then J. P. Morgan has beon from tiao to tlmo sending
ono flno gift after another to the institution.
Tho latest Bismarck memorial In Germany was unveiled with much cere-
mony at Alx-la-Chapello last month. It Is a uniqUo pile in tho form ot tho
German lettor B cupped by a ducal crown. Tho monumont was reared In the
old Imperial city because It was thoro that tho groat Chancellor Illlod his first
position under tho government. Ovor tho main ontranco thoro Is u bust ot
Bismarck nnd ovor other nrches In tho lowor part of tho monumont aro por-
trait busts ot Moltko and Boon who shared wltli him tho work which mado
tho Gorman Emplro possible Staircases load to un obsorvatory under the
crown which la about ono hundred feet high.
pleto and when thoro Is coffon to bo
ground It Is thrown Into tho grinder
tho hlcyclo Is mounted nnd tho rider
takes a practice spin nnd at tho same
tlmo grinds tho coffeo.
Mrs. Hicks So your husband has
given up smoking?
Mrs. Wicks Y03.
Mrs. Hicks You poor child! How
you must suffer! Somorlllo J&ur-uaL
hor nails so that tho poor man was
bloodlng( and much dlsflgurod. Dr.
B thought this nn opportunity not
to bit lost tor admonishing the offender
"Madam nro you not ashamed of
yourself to troat your husband lilt
this? Tho husband is tho head of al!
your head In fact madam."
"Well doctor." florcoly returned Uw
virago "and may I not scratch my own
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