Anadarko Daily Democrat. (Anadarko, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 284, Ed. 1, Friday, August 8, 1902 Page: 4 of 4
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Is Prepared to Print
Curds ami Chculiirn. All kinds of
I JOB PRINTING
Will m-oho cnieful utu ntlon. All o ask
is a trial. Then compnro our work anil
prices with the uork and prleen of our
y'orliliili class w ntch and lopnlr
twrik. "l' e llnest and most i om-
n.li'lti Hint lit 11 i1l In tlin nllv.
I J&3 Stcplicnsoiih driiK stoic cast
t jjryfSLiioncacli tholrdesiintitionswlth uieut
tcCDtnlorait tho least oxnense in tho
3uto K NSAS CITY
J.nrrT Wednt-Ml.ij mul Prlilii lu Colorado
lti'ilucxmul Si-rnlo Ituute to Snu
rranelseo mill 10s Annolcs
Jron.V edncMliiv l't World iitul Southern
ItotKl" to Ios Armeies mul Snu l'rutielseo
Jat? -t Iiti'toed Tourist Cars on fast
tralna. Lowest Hato Tickets Aailallo
V!k.tt'' lor 1 ifunnatlon and itlciar to
B . V. Thompson A. G. I' A.
rbiiK ji:has'ii Tojioka Kas.
(.1 . Cliieujjo. Ill
iAecLn. : Cliair Cars
t..a THL VCST.
EDou'-l DI'.y Cervico
KcHI.i. ilid i'io EAST
fifi 1. j' t epingCar.
pC..b(n u 1 d Trains.
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whip Oilleo Stationery
A Good Route
It traverses a territory rich in
undeveloped resources; a territory
containing unlimited possibilities for
agriculture horticulture stock rais-
ing mining nnd manufacturing. And
last but not least it is
The Scenic Route
The Frisco System now offers the
traveling public excellent service and
Between St. Louis and Kansas
City and points in MlwourJ Kansas
Arknnsas Oklahoma Indian Terri-
tory Texas and the Southwest.
Between Kansas City and points
in Tennessee. Alabama Mississippi
Georgia I'lorjjJa and the Southeast.
Between Birmingham and Mem-
plus and points in Kansas Aiknr.sas.
Oklahi ma Indian Territory Texas
and the West and Southwest.
Full Info! m Uion .-.s to route and
rates chcciiiiily Hunt-lied upon appli
cation to . ly r presentative of the
J Company or t
PassoniJor Traffic Deportment
I3EEBE & ELLISON. Prop's
110 EVERYTHING NEW.
One RlinuricGougl. Cure
For uoualjs Colds and Croup.
" " "I initlVi 1 -
HE DOESN'T LIKE THIS CHECK.
RcmlUanr of ll-nkmpt'a Ai.ct. Tlia'
Ann. Chicago Ca.liler.
"Funny things occur occatlonallj
under the opctation of the' Federal
bankruptcy law" said the cshler of t
Chicago concern as he looked at t
check for two centR he had Just re
celved In the mall. "Here's one ol
them. This check for two cents !i
thojnto'rf share of the assets of a tie-
(unit Indiana enterprise of which wc
wrt one of the creditors."
'What's funny ahojt that?" Inquir-
ed the man to whom tho cashier wat
"Well there's several funny things
about It" answered the cashier. "Per-
haps I shouldn't say funny cither
thcy'ro aggravating. You will notice
that this check for two cents Is drawn
on a country hank In Indiana. To get
It cashed will cost lib fifteen cents ex-
change bo there's a dl ret Ios of thlr
teen cents to start with Then the
trustee who sent It had to pay tw i
cents In mailing It nnd we are expect
cd to pay return postage on the re-
ceipt making an outlay of nineteen
cents against a credit of two cent
I've hern Juggling with figures n lony
tlmo and been up against many qiieei
propositions but tills stumps n.e. I
don't know what to do with It."
"Why not tear tho check up and
throw away the pieces? You'll hi
mn ny ahead."
'"lhe firm would jou mean Hut
wlr.t about ui)self? Unless I r.pt the
check iTishcd I'll hare to take two
cents out of m own pocket to mak
my hooks hilance and I can't see an
reason why I should use my own
money for this pTpose.
A OHAIIM FROM AN OLD GRAVE
Itrgrn Suijo4l tn llmo Cut Off tlm
II mil nf Dviiil Mini.
One of the most mjsterlotis cases
of i'"gio siiper.stltlon has Just come to
light near Adairsllle (l.i. The grac
cf (lodfrrj llarncsly who has lioen
In. lie (1 for mori' than thlity )ears was
found opened and his right hand had
hern nit oh evidently by a negro for.
the purp isc of obtaining the first
joint of the middle finger as a charm.
It was first thought the motive might
hno been robbtiy as there were
stoilcs around to the effect that IJ.tr-
nesly had been bulled with a lot of
money anil 'ewelry Ke'-tlvc. how-
ever sij t a was not th case.
Indeed upon Inv stlfnt on .1 e b d
seemed not to have been tampered
with except In the cutting off of the
hand. It sjk In a fairly good fetal"
of pipsvr"tton except that the Mesh
of cotirto. had withered away and
crumbled to dust. The hand how
cer was m'sting nnd It Is explained
on tho thiol) of tho negto nupprstl-
tlon that If a peiton carites alwas
Willi him th" first Joint of the middle
finger of a man who has hpen buried
he will never b nnestel. no matter
nhat crln.e ho may commit.
Clirumsln itial evidence points
stiongly toward a negio who has
keen loafing around Adalisllle fo.-
soiue time He bo-rowed a wiap re-
cently finm a frletit' for the purpose
3f attending to sumo work as ho
said When the wrap wi3 returned It
coiitn'iied r-Ml mud An evacilnatlon
shows it ypa pi.uticiUy the saniu a3
that found In the giae.
WHALE A'PEAIEtl ON SCHEDULE.
It All()trM I aii4l U I1101 tlui Cuptaln
lilt 1 I Ifillcte I.
"Ve hnd a fabs) old lady with us
one jnge ' lemnikcd the captain of
the coastWlEO Bteaincr as tome of tho
many patsengeis bound for tho New
Oilcans .Matdl (Iras begged him to
spin a arn the othet day "and no
sooner had we passed out of the Nar-
rows than she came to 1110 and an-
nounced that she had i-onicthttiR ery
particular to say. 'Well madam what
It it?' najs I thoui;h I knew by her
looks It wns some eiank question.
'Captain' she sn)a looking me straight
In tho eje 'when shall we 3ee a whalo?
I hao ciosscd several liics nnd I
hao nover seen a whah and I wish
to see one. When shall wo see ono on
this tiip?' 'At 10 1ni.11.es to 8 to-
morrow morning ma ..m' says I
'There's a whale due then and If you'll
look itlhc jou'll see It' And If )ou'll
bel!ee it. that fussy old lady walked
off perfectly satisfied.
"At 7-15 tho next morning tho first
olllctr car o to me. 'Whalo sighted to
stai board sir' sas ho. I stared. Ho
lepeatcd it 'Hun quick' says I 'and
tell thnt fussy old party that was at
1110 yesterday that tho whalo I prom-
ised her Is hero on tho minuto.' Of
com so. " continued tho captain "It
wouldn't lne happened ono tlmo In a
thousand but as It happened this was
tho time Hut what a reputation It
gavo me' All over tho United States
did that story tiavel. Wherever I
went the minuto folks heard my namo
It was Ah! you'te the captain whose
whale npprars according to fchcdulc
nnd on tlmo.' They said." .lth a sat-
isfied sinllo "that It boomed the boat
as well as me. Polks particularly
fussy old ladles 111: d to trael with
a captain who could foretell a whale
to the minute-." New York Evening
Itupla (IrowtU or the Ueit.
While tho production ot cialn Is
not Increasing as rapidly as population
ti o mamifr.ctiirlng and commercial In-
terests of the West are Increaslv
mote rapidly than those of tho whnla
country manufactured products sliow-
Ini; a ratiD of 70 per cent increase for
tho United States ts agi Inst 112 per
cent for the West. Not the least ro-
mnrktihlo feature ahout this develop-
ment Is the triumph of Industry over
natural obstacles. Towns ".vlthout coal.
Iron or wntcr power turn out manu-
factured products that" are chipped to
tho ends of the earth.
HAS PORTRAITS OF BEN FRANKLIN.
Dr. T. II. nch or I'M ailelplila Omi
a Xlns Collection of lh.ni.
br. Thomas Hcwsen Ilache of 233
South 13th street Philadelphia a
lineal descendant of Benjamin Frank-
lin In the fifth generation has what Is
probably the most remarkable collec-
tion of Franklin portraits In the world.
Altogether there are more than 100
prints and engravings and some origi-
nal drawings In tho collection g. th-
ercd In the courec of yeirs in many
parts of this country and Kurope.
Of all these many plctu cu fie best
portrait Is hcllcied to be a crayon
study by I -sler the F "nch portr-It
painter which l)r. Bachc picked up In
Paris In 1814. The likeness has a
a. great deal of character and spirit In
It depicting the placid features of the
philosopher In one of his habitual
moods of reflection. The whole collec-
tion exhibits a wonderful variety of
The most authentic likeness of
Franklin Bays the 1'hllndclphln Rec-
ord Is Houdon's bust taken from a
life cast of featmes from which the
many statues of the philosopher are
modeled and Martin's painting from
life n three-quarters portrait In oil
of which there are two roples 1 1 Phila-
delphia executed by Washington
"Now I rnther pride myself on my
ability to read character" said tho
man who was given to buying detec-
ts c tales "and yet why should I? It is
really a very simple tnlng requires
nothing hut closo observation. For
Instance It is very easy to tell a man's
occupation. Ills fnclal expression hU
actions c;n his dress pie stamped
by his dally work. You sno that man
sitting opposite us? Well I'm Just a3
sure as though ho had told mo that ho
Is a barber."
"You are mistaken" replied his
friend. "That man Is a butcher."
"Impossible" exc'almcd cne nmatcur
detective. "You nccr siw a butcher
with slim white hands like his."
"Perhaps not" admitted the other
"but he Is . butcher Jur.t tho same."
"How do jou know rt Is?"
"How do I know? Why tho scoun-
drel suateJ me once."
Mlniiesntn Pnrrst rr rv itlnn.
The hopes of Minnesota champions
of forest preservation have been scmo
wliat dashed by recent doelopmeiits
in connection with the Chippowa In-
dian reseiatIon. It was proposed at
flirt to sae the whole tract of ancient
pino lands for iclentlflc care as a na-
tlonal foiest. The wishes of lumber-
men Eonie picF.suro from other quar-
tets to open tho lands for settlement
nnd the willingness of M inesota rep
lcsl'iitathes to please both c'asses.
hae led to a considerable modifica-
tion of the original plan. The segre-
gation of forc3t lands is to be limited
Recording to piesent proposals to 225-
000 ncics and these ate not to be
tinned ocr to tho department of ag-
rlcultuio until the pine timber or nil
but 5 per rent of It has been icmovcd
New York i:.-cnlng Post.
Advertising thjllrcat Southwest.
Tln Sniila To has spent lliousauds
of doll. lis during the past jetii" ader-
tisin tim industrial lcourers of ilu
yie.it Southwest. Tho oamnlyn will
lc itjoiously piishe.1 diifin the
coniiii fall and witiUM'. One featute
is an insert pi'o in one of tho leading
iuap;aiiies for twclvu iiirnths tho .Tnl
issue coiisei'MitUelj liooiiiltijjf thi
thriving cities (if IM Paso l'tidilo Al-
bliqiu'iiiuc Ijiis Vt'tfiis l'tesoott
l'lieonix San Dia'o Los Atioles and
San I'Yaneisoo. 'l'his p.irtieular tid-
eiliseuient includes a fac sinil'o au-
tottiapli loproducti' n of o.-U. S.
Senator J no. .1. Iol'.iIIs' noted sonnet
on "Oppoilunitj" wliieli is iiliuul a
classic Tlie poem clc'N crlj leads up
to the inaiij uppoitiinitlcs awaiting:
the hustler aloti; the Santa Vu lines.
Mr Drum's Paper
Tho Commoner has attained within
six months fiotu ln(e of tho llrst issue a
cltculation of 1000(10 copies a record
piobablj nu or equaled in histoid of
Amoficun pofiodicalllteiaturc. Tlioun-
paralleled giov th of this papor demon-
strates that there is room in tho news-
paper Held for a mi' lonal paper de oted
to tho discussion of political economic
and social problem. To tho columns
of Thu Commoner Mr. Hrjan contributes-
his best ollottb: and his reiew of
political oonts astlioy arise from timo
to tlmo can not fail to interest those
who study public questions.
TheCommoner'H regular subscription
price is $1.00 per j oar. Wo hao ar-
ranged with Mr. Hrjan whoroby we
can furnish his paper and the weekly
Democrat togethor for ono jear for
l.f(). Tho regular subscription price ol
tho two papers wheti subscribed for
separately Is $2.00
A. r. & A. M.
Meets llrst iindTbldTucsduj-sof rmenmouth
n Masonic Hall corner Sixth and Dtrocts
Vlsltluir brethren conlhillj InWteit.
1'IUNK PAHUhl.U W. M.
M. W. A.
Meets ocrj Tuaxday night at iM InMo-
Anlnchllall U U MoICnigiit c r.
i. o o r.
Meets ctery Wednedy night In MoAninch
Uall. Visiting brother luvlled
W. S. Mousi!. N. Q.
O. A It. .'
m. McKluiey 1'o.t No. 9T. Dipt of OliU-
homo G. A. It. meets ucry (.ccoud uod fourth
Monday evenings In the imbatc court room at
7.30 J. C.'IUCHEY. Post Commander
Official Directory of Caddo Co.
Probate Judtre Charles K Crum
Attorney Herbert V Crosby
Treasurer W H Campbell.
Clerk -Dike llnlllnirer
Deputy Clerk J C. Hcntlr
KrKlMer of Dceil Wm I. Ijieey.
Deputy Ilctrlstcr of Deeds A W. KoonU
Sheriff Jim Thominun
Survcjor Charles II. Junes.
Superintendent of Schools-C W. Turner.
Supt. of Puhllo Hcalth-Dr. C. It Hume.
Commissioners C. A. Cleveland. John U.
Wlmderly Prank II Karwcll.
Judue of District Court-C. V. Krwln.
Clerk District Court Kd M Miller.
District Clcrk-P. P Vrooman
FIRST Ilnptlst Church of Anadarko. Lot 5
lllock 67 ApMlntmcnts
lllble School bunda) ut 10 a. m
Preaehlnir " II 11 m.
lreachlnK " 7. top m.
Younir Tcople's Meetlnit nl 7 (O p. m
I'raerMretlnir Thursday at 7..10P m.
I. M Hoi.t I'astor.
T11K Conirrciratlonal Church of Anadarko.
Order of Scrlccs.
Sunda School at 10 a. m
Preaehlnir at II a m und7'30p m.
C. II Mectlnir at :l i in.
Prajer.Mcctlnir Thursday at 7. 10 P in.
J W Moath. l'nstor.
F1HST Chrlstlau Church corner Rth nnd
Sundii School at 10 n. tn
rreuelilne ot II a m nnd 7. '10 p rn.
EPISCOPAL Church Services evcr Sun-
day after afternoon at tho rnptlst church at
4.10. Hun0n. .School ut .1 .10
FII1ST M K. church -
Snmluj school 10- Ham
Preaehlnir and class Mcetlnir II 1 1 a. in.
Preaehlnir at close of I.eairuc meeting
I'rnjer Mectlnir Thursdnsat 7.Wp m
W Krt i.Eit Pastor.
M. II Church. South J I.. IIknwin. Tastor
Prenchinircver Sundaj Ham undT .W p.m.
Junior Lcniruc at :i p. m
1'pv.orth Lcaituc ul6:'JOi. m.
lracrMertlnirlhurvdaiKat7 30 p. m.
I'm.SHY'll.UIAN Church l'rcachlnit each
Sabbntd inornlnirat II o'clock crnlntr at 8.
Sumlnj School Sabbath inomlnirnt lUo clock.
Praj er mectlnir. Ihursdns at 8p.m.
low u II. Tkir I'astor.
W C T U meetlnirs llrst urd thlid Wcdncs
das at :i pm at readlnir rooms. Visitor wel
No. 1.12 Mail ll:a.m.
No. Hill Waj I'r't fr.Lawton ll::iO a.m.
No. 1114 Wuj l'reicht U:30 a.m.
No. i:J0 Mail fiom Lawton.. (1:20 p.m.
No. 12!) Vail fi cm Iaw ton.. 9:10 a.m.
No. 13.1 Ya Fieisht ll:4:ia.m.
Ko. 131 Mail 310p.m.
No. 135 Waj I' r't ir. Law ton 3:4." p.m.
Dally. Otl ers daily except Sunday
G- B- Bartlov Agnt-
Dr. W. Y. Winton
Otlice oor National Uank of Ana-
daiUo. W. W. PHICK
Insui mice Loans
1 Ucfeteiiee: National Bank
M ATI I EN Y A; LIVKSAY
Will l'i notice in all tho Coutts.
Notary In olllco.
J. J. lM7lT.nSON.
Will practice In all Federal and Territorial
courts. Special Attention iri en o all kinds of
business A PACIIH. O. T
Anadarko O. T.
Kjes I'xamlned nnd Olusses Titled llrst
stulru J est of Citizen's Nutlonal Hank.
ChlcUakhii I T
HAM.iNGint & 'STunais
C. V. L1MINO THEO. PHUETT
Liming & Pruett
Will prtietieo In nil tho courts. Notary
In tho olllco.
ciiakles n. uumi: m d.
Physician and Surgeon.
Cllico'oor Nntionnl Bank of
Anadarko Kesidence comer
2nd nnd South Boundary.
Phone Olllco 05 Residence 00.
UAKEU it PHELPS
' " '....
Practico In all courts . ...
in the Territory.
Fresh Stock ut LoweBt Prices
Your Patronnge Solicited
Cor. A mid 7th Street.
At $7.00 per ton. None better. No
dirt. 'Phone (14 Cor. 3rd nnd I) Sts.
Dray Transfer and Baggage.
Any Kind of Hauling Anywhere.
Prices Riiit. Phone 72. 30-tf
Miss Alice Campbell.
Opposite Postofflco. ANADARKO.
T. J. SVLLIVAN
BootH and Shoes made to order.
Repairing neatly done
Cor. of C and flth streets
DRS. MITCHELL & KERLEY
Ofticc In Miller Illdir Cor. Sth andlll Sts.
Dr l: I) Mitchell res!-
dence 1st door u est of
l'rcsbj terl.m church
Dr W W Kcrlcy will
be found at the office
ilaj and nlirht
W. S. McFARLAND Prop
Sample Iiooms on First
Floor. Kates $2 per day.
189-lm C Street Near 0th.
Herbert U Crosbj . Louie IJ. MeKnl.ht.
crosby & Mcknight
A. II. COIlll.
CHAS. C. HLACIf.
COBB & BLACK
Counselors at Law.
LAWTON. . C6t . OKLAHOMA.
GEORGE C CAMPUELL.
Physician and Surgeon.
Olllce oer IstNational Bank Phone 105
E.W. KING ...
Attorney and Counsellor at J.aw.
Notarj Ptihlic Cnddo county. Com-
missioner of Deeds for the State of
Texas and New York.
L. A. EDID
ROCK AND SAND.
Leao orders with Hastain Wheeler
k Worloy. or address P. O. Box fR8.
Anadarko Okla. 202ml
BOYS PEKHj' & I- AKMEU
OHIce National Hank of Anadarko
L. 11 LANGE
Will practice in all courts. Business
plven prompt attention. Olllco
over Bank of 'Apache.
DR. J. W. JONES
Crown nnd Bridge work. Olllce In
'Choice Toilet Articles etc. Qpen
from 1 to 7 p. m. In Bradford k David-
son building M. M. (Yosthwalt.
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