Saturday Morning Advertiser (Durant, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 29, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 23, 1920 Page: 1 of 8
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iaturday Morning Advertiser
DUItANT. OKLAHOMA. SATTIIllAY. OC'TOIIKK l!:l 1H20
A CENTENARIAN ! VICE-PRESIDENT MARSHALL WILL
THE BANKS MUST
DIES THURSDAY SPEAK IN METHODIST CHURCH
Lt fj n
I ;INS IIAVK A I
:iH.lir COTTON 1'ICK-
1 WII-STIM MAU-
iii i n:i
i 1 1 any cotton com-
IKnniit market as the
i hau- made cotton
.1 thine of the past
has been weak and
i ( have varied con-
m general the price
1 1.' lower than lust
. . ic pint of the four
Lours"!. '"."' s ils "w"' l'
lni I.ast l.eport 1207
:il this week KM bales;
iWfliU " '"' -
Git. -i-l report 1230 bales;
cii.n lait report fi8 bales;
biiiu. l-S balca-
l-ftrV lim -List repoit square
i.i.i. r mil hale. 2u: Binned
at ii port square bales 41
jbali '"'! total to date square
yi. innd bales 1409.
t . milil hn fthtntfiml f rmit
irijiw' luum ut- ""." .uni
IFarmr Uln lor mis weeK out
l.-a! 1 1 li.eir last report showed
t i.id ginned 1101 bales.
tot-i. amount of cotton (Tinned
ba-t 'in- -eason up to the time
i. r. 'it (Thursday morning
L-e: 21 1 "untinpf round bales as
lh .i' 1 exclusive of the num-
. h'.i tinned by Farmers gin
teiL i 4il8 bales.
jr. i i.i mg paid here Friday
r; f.'1 I .it little cotton was be-
("01.. J. H. M'DOUGAI.I. OIKS IK
OENISON. TEXAS. AOEIl 101
YEARS IN BUSINESS UNTIL
Col. 1. H. McDougall aped 101
years banker and finaneer died at his
home in Dcnison Thursday morning
Oct. 21 at 10 a. m. after few days
illness. Mr. McDougall was active
vice-president of the Denison Rank
and Trust Company director in the
State National Bank and National
Bank of Denison. He was also in-
terested in several industrial enter-
prises there. He was very active in
business circles until time taken ill.
Mr. McDougall was born near
Toronto Canada coming to Denison
from Kansas in 1872 when the first
town lots were sold. He immediate-
ly entered business and early be-
came one of the leading financiers
of North Texas. He was noted as
the wealthiest man in Denison. Sur-
viving are two stepsons George and
Ed Moulton and a stepdaughter.
Sister Madam Moulton of a California
The Red Cros sees a man through.
More than 2(1000 men are still in hos
pitals as a result of the war. Your
membership helps the Red Cro-s make
their lives happier.
ing offered was from IS to 20 cents.
Spot quotations in the main cotton
i enters varied but little from the gen-
eral quotations during the week and
weie: New York 20..r)0; New-
Orleans l(t; Dallas 1S.7."; Houston
1U.50; Galveston 21.
eady -To -Wear
at Dollar Saving Prices
The prices we are offering on
New Stylish Coats Suits and
Dresses can't be duplicated any-
where - - -
LAMES' SUITS priced from $19.50 up
LAWKS' ALL-WOOL SERGE DRESSES priced
fm $14.85 up
x x x x x x x
LADIES STYLISH COATS priced from $11.85 up
ITU ECK PIECES priced from $17M up
Dm Special lot of LADIES' GEORGETTE WAISTS
l HALF PRICE
X X X X X X
CHILDREN'S AND MISSES' WHITE MIDDIES
-'.. to $3.00 values choice Xl-9i
OM: LOT CHILDREN'S AND LADIES' GINGHAM
IHlESSES-at HALF PRICE
0-U' LOT MUSLIN GOWNS north $1.65 our price
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN HISTORY DUKANT WILL HE HONORED BY
A VISIT FROM THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE NATION HE
WILL SPEAK TO THE CITIZENS OF DIRANT FRIDAY NIGHT
AT EIGHT OVUMK.
Durant is on the map. Even us big a man as the Vice-President
of the United States The occupant of the second highest office in
the world has glimpsed the city from afar and will pay us a visit
It takes a big man to secure even the nomination to the second
place in our official family He must he of the presidential timber
variety for it is among the not remote possibilities that he may be
called upon to occupy the highest place in the gift of the nation.
And Vice-President Marshall Ls a big man. He is descended from
that faniilj of Marshall so illustrous in the earlv hlstnr of our
country being a grand-nephew of the great John Marshall who as
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States did so much
to establish on a firm foundation the constitution and laws of the
infant Republic. The Vice-President also numbers among his an-
cesters Charles (arroll. one of the Signers of the Declaration of
Vice-President Marshall is a ''Hoosier". having been born in
Indiana in lH'.i After graduating from Wabash College he studied
law and was admitted to the bar in 1875. In 1908 he was elected
(.oternor of his native state and in 1912 he was elected Vice-President
of the United States to which office he was re-elected in I9IB.
This being the first time that a
Vke-I'icsideiit ! the I'nittd States
has eei visited Bryan County the
event will paitake somewhat of the
nature of a celebration.
A reception toiumitlee of loyal
Democrats and Campaign workers un
der the leadership of S. C. Bowell
a- ehaiimun will go to Hugo this
(Fiiday) morning to meet the Vice-
President and his party and escort
tl.tm to this city.
The afternoon tiain on the Fiisco
will be held at Hugo for him and will
probably nnie here at about 0:30.
Immediately on his jniwl here he will
be tendeied a luncheon.
He will sptak at the First Metho-
dist ihureh tonight (Friday) at eight
o'clock instead of at the Southeastern
Normal auditorium as originally
This change to the Methodist
Church was made because of the rain
of Thursday night and Friday morn-
ing which has put the street to the
Normal in a bad condition and for
the further eason that the committee
to tare for eveiy
pmuilul with chili
Don't foiget the change and that
ou .in. umtiil to heal the only Vice-
President to ever visit Biyan county
I'le-iiluit to ever i.-it Biyan county.
In addition to the speech by the
Vlce-Piesldent a musical progiam has
been picparcd foi the occasion and
it is Imped that every body in the
coiint who can possibly do so turn
nut and gleet our distinguished guest.
The reception committee which
will meet the. Vice-President und his
pnrt in Hugo is a follows.
Mr. and Mrs. S. ('. Boswell.
M' and Mrs. Gieen Thompson
Mr. .mil Mrs. L. Cox
Mr. and Mrs. C. Caudill.
Mr. and Mr-. .1. R. Hannah.
Dr. ami Mis. G. M. Rushing
Mr. and Mr-. Ed L. Speairs
Mr. and Mrs. Walter .!. Tiinihull.
Mr. and Mis. A. H. Ferguson"
Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Hatchctt.
i Mr. and Mrs. V. II. Hajes
(Mr. and Mis. W. E. Utteiliack.
Mr. and Mrs. I' .Sciiiplc.
EDGAR HUGHES. HOLINESS
PREACHER HELD FOR ELOP-
ING WITH ANOTHER PREACH-
ER'S WIFE BOND $1.0(10
A goodly portion of the population
of Twelve-Mile Praiiie was in atten-
dant e Thursday when Justice of the
rente Anliilialil Held the examining
tiial of Edgar Hughes a Holiness
preacher whose home is in Chandler
Okla. and who was arrested a little
over a week ago charged with elop
ing with the wife of a man named
Dunlup. who is also a preacher anil
whose home is at Twelve-Mile Prairie.
Hughes made his home while in the
Twelve-Mile Prairie community at
the home of Dunlup and when he
departed he persuaded Mrs. Dunlap
to accompany him to Chandler. Mr.
Dunlap followed anil brought his wife
back home and caused the an est of
. Mrs. Dunlap is the mother of four
The technical charge on which
Hughes is held is adulteiy and at the
conclusion of the preliminary hear-
ing he was placed under a $10011 bond
to the District court. Mrs. Dunlap
was teleased on her own lecoguiance.
Justice Archibald staled that he
was afraid to release Hughes after
the trial as feeling was tunning high
against him and the citizens of
Twelve-Mile Prairie of whom there
was a large contingent in the city
weie in an ugly mood towaid the piis-
oner. As this is written Hughes it
still in jail but will piolmhl give
STATE RANK COMMISSIONER
NOTIFIES STATE HANKS THAT
THEY MUST COLLECT ALL
"Tlie facts that you have to con-
fine our opciatiom in the future to
the volume of your own business is
eiy apparent. The piesent neces-
sity is to pay your borrowed obliga-'
lions which I insist thai you do."
This is one paragraph of a letter
Fred (!. Dennis State Bank Commis
sioner addressed Thursday to the
State bankers of Oklahoma. Speak-
ing to the bankers generally on pres
ent conditions the letter Mr. Dennis
sends out kays in part.
"For the last eighteen months the
banks in Oklahoma have redis-
counted heavily to meet demands
made on them by their customers.
This has brought about a like con-
dition with banks in reserve cities
as well as with the Federal Reserve
"You can not expect a renewal of
this obligation so to make good the
deficit which has been created in
our national financial affairs you
must make good on vour promise.
To do this oti must collect from
the individual who promised to pay
on the maturity of this crop and this
ou must do.
"I fully appieciate the shrinkage
in pi ices and the discontent that it
has caused but that is a matter
over which you have no control.
Your part in this work is to relieve
the situation according to your
promise and the only way you can
tlo so is to collect on your loans."
in charge decided that the Methodist j p. Illl(j jilis. .1. II. Smith
Church was moie accessible to the .m-. and Mis. R.F.Story
majority of the people than the Nor-. jj an jjp. j. stone
mal. I Mr. and Mrs. Porter Newman
Every ariangenient will be made to) jjr ami Mrs. Kobt. L. Stinsoti.
take care of the ciowds hundreds Senator J. T. Mcintosh
of chairs being placed in the church
and every one is urged to call the
change in speaking place to the at
tention of their f i lends and especially
to any one they ma see from the
Mr. John A. McDonald.
Mi. Ci. B. Dunlap
Mr. and Mis. John Finne.v
Mi. and Mis. W. II. Richey
Mr. and Mi-. M. E. Mackay.
Mr. and Mrs. J. V. Council
The speaking has been widely ad-
veitised at the Noimal and the com-
mittee tloes not want any one espec-
ially fiom the country and nearby
Mr. and Mis. Geo. F Deck.
Mr. and Mrs. Victor C. Phillips
Mr. and Mr.-. R. J. l-'i.uente.
Mr. and Mrs. A. C Ui-ner.
towns to miss hearing Vite-rrcsiueni .Mr. anil Mrs. tiowniu k. -larrcu.
Marshall becau-e of the change. Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Fiost
Reports from all over the county ( Mr. and Mis. W. C. Kiddle
are that our citi7cti are taking a Mr. and Mis. K. W. Matthew
great intere-t in the Vice-Piesident's -
visit and unless rain prevents large I Promote health in the home
be c'Mieittsl 1 1 Olll eveiv jcar ;isoo women .niti kii
part of the ount. 1 l:'" ' rs muses uimpieieii courses
The speaking will be at eight of instruction in home eaie of the
o'clock at the Methodist Church and siik. Join the Rid doss and help
available mill of spate will be expand this won.
It the .Same the World
Over - - -
Ihit ic lh cninl ht dcrnbr.t
X X X X X X X
I'MiWS' HATS -$1'9S and "P
Come in and see these Ready-to-V'car
Bargains. It will pay you.
Herndon-Whitaker Company .
When pnce.s weie advancing we merchants liked - well to
bo.ist of our "Big" stock of good- but. now with pi lies going
down faster 'en gi eased lightning we remind ourselves of the
old G.nt who alwajs owned a fin.- thoroughbred hor-e when lie
was talking to the ciowd. but uh.n the tax assessoi came along
he was just an "Old Skate"
"Yours truly" don't know
much about merchandis-
ing but ou can rest as-
sured they're not going to
"slip up" on oui "blind
suit' atd when oii find
a teilain pmc down el .
CCllITi It'll ! lower here Ih .ihe '! f..m n"..ll.r l Wr"'
W. E. STRICKLAND
Ink f..i the Km1 Nirn IS".ur ' N"b s"Mm M"u ' U"
.11 fdi iah '!('! ll f"l !'
On each and every
Suit or Overcoat
IN THE HOUSE
All $85.00 Suits and Overcoats $65.00
All $75.00 Suits and Overcoats $60.00
A 1 1 $(55.00 Su i ts and ( )vomats $52.00
A 1 1 $50.00 Su its and ( )vercoats $i0.00
All $45.00 Suits and Overcoats $17 M
A 1 1 $;J5.00 Su its and Overcoats $28.00
A 1 1 $30.00 Su its and ( )vercoats $25.00
(let your vhoive and si fie of
and other Nationally known good
Clothes for Men and Boys.
f'oy's Suits deduced in Prportion
We're more than km to have you
compare our garments and prices with
others and you judge the values tor
yourself No charge for alterations.
mSnwi firjosmtt7fs YrTyT-t
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Evans, E. M. Saturday Morning Advertiser (Durant, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 29, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 23, 1920, newspaper, October 23, 1920; Durant, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc83181/m1/1/: accessed November 18, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.