Saturday Morning Advertiser (Durant, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 30, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 30, 1920 Page: 3 of 8
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TOBER 80 1920
(JET YOUR GUN
0N FOR MANY
IS NOW ON
otf M '
& ' nimanUT
i.BV l" lu lnai""
Vdi l '
H.t iu'. '
j of bin!
i on (lucks geese
i.e and migratory
October 1G and will
j 31. The killing
under the regu-
il SUi'.cs statute
.itory bird treaty
flit lcgulations ob-
iy in which case
i-itiht be observed.
t'd by the federal
Killed before sun-
t and may be kill-
'i' shot from the
i guns attached to
icd. The bag limit
. iN a day whether
of one or several
protected by the mi-
hikIi this section is
'.ivy this season ac-
to Iota' tiimrods but whether
ion ' (iii tne laKes siougns
irhci .ill depend largely on
ovnt of i -imfall in this sccticn
the i I'M ai? wceics. t.asi year
tql fliirht or ducKs or many
i came er and many made
bd tioort Hrcedlng Season.
korts pi'" ouv y lne various
fcitiotu ! icrcsted in game pro-
indic.il.' an unusually good
.(.i 'ti l'oth in the United
Ed ('.ii.ada and it is expect
lithe flit this year will be as
i that of last season. The
Inon 'i"i"K snooting in me
y Stati- .h resulted in a mark-
sm in the number of ducks
liit1. ding grounds at the
titers if the Mississippi and
iriu . and in the northern
Id th" 1'nitcd States.
freii' which usually visit
f iitcrn Oklahoma are the mal-
bUe at.il green-winged teal
ii 'head and others. The
I anil 'lie teal are the most
SI thn njli in a day's hunt a
;e other species will usually
I Hunting Hard Game.
hun ling while one of the
linatnig of sports is one of
trjina to the hunter. Only
i:h :i sound constitution and
rati i les can wade through
:o'd water of marshes and
for ."several hours with-
1 iting a call from hl
R-i ian soon thereafter. If
l.:n not the grit to under-
d 'lips connected with the
;l nave little .succc i . Boats
oil on lakes but are im-
ile i ' the shallow water of
i.eri'ottom and field. Ducks
en I mind in field t near
e ' i sally if the ground is
.. 'i tune for duck shooting
h c morning and late in
toi'. Most hunters pre
law. Iii'cnuc after the shoot-
iti iii-:ui mwii nna crippic
jjiiii .I up in daylight. Where
nm be fchrt from a blind
:tttn hours after sunrise are
V. ' i n the birdi have about
their incoming flight a cruise
thru' Kli their feeding ground
he. n ul fields will usually
ore l.i hi- to the bag.
tot in -u-cord with good sporta-
?tu 'limit ducks geese or any
d while on the water or the
hon -ing a shot gun. Pains
tab n to see that all crin-
'd- aiu immediately killed.
er hlimild be sure the bird he
at i- in range In order that
Pie- i ay be as few as pos-
In the Stress and storm of bat-
tle to promote progressive govern-
ment by winning for Democracy a
victory in the national congressional
and county elections it should not be
forgotten that six state offices the
administration of which are of su-
prcme importance to the people of
Oklahoma are to bo filled.
When the voter goes to the polls
on Nov. 2 he will be asked to bal-
lot for four judges of the state
supreme court one judge of the crim-
ianl court of appeals and one mem-
ber of the state corporation commis-
sion. It is of vital importance that
high caliber men be selected for thee
positions. The men who are to oc-
cupy them will have the last word in
deciding upon the life liberty and
disposition of property of the citizens
The Democratic party at the recent
primary nominated for these positions
six men of statewide reputation
known alike for their ability and their
unswering support of popular govern-
ment. The Democratic candidates for the
supreme court are:
Second district Judge W. H. Brown
district judge of the Haskell-Stillwell-LeFlore
district: fourth district.
Judge Mark L. Bozarth district judge
of the Okmulgee and Creek county
district; fifth district Frank M. Bai
ley Chickasha now on the supreme
bench; eighth district Judge M. Rai-
ney Atoka now chief justice of tho
Although the judges of the supreme
court are nominated by districts they
are elected at large by the people of
the entile state. The. vacancies occur
by law at different times in diffeienl
James S. Davenport of Vinita.
former congressman from the first
Oklahoma district is the democratic
nominee for judge of tho criminal
court of appeals from the eastern
district comprising 2(5 counties. lie
is also to be voted on at large. Dav
enport's ability and sterling democracy
are too well known to require com-
ment. Robert E. Echols is the democratic
SATURDAY MORNING ADVERTISKn
Hn!"!"0.!'0' the one vacancy to be
filled this year on the state corpor-
ation commission. "Bob" Echols is
filling the place at present having
been appointed by Governor Robert
son following the death of Jack Love.
He has fought the battles of Democra-
cy in every part of Oklahoma and
is personally known to most of her
There are al .o ten nrcsidrntlnt olo.
tors to be voted upon. In casting your
umioc ior uovernor Cos for president
of tho United States you do not vote
for him directly but for these ten
electors who represent the state in the
electoral college where the final vote
tor the picsidency b taken.
Do you feel dizzy and sick?
Take TUELL'S LIVER TON-
IC and be free and well. Ask
your druggist for a bottle.
Guaranteed and manufactur-
ed by the
TVELL MEDICINE CO.
THAT AWFUL FEELING
Don't be pestered with the
itch or eczema use 444
ITCH and ECZEMA REM-
EDY results instantly.
Splendid for cold sores on
stock such as stable or dew
poison. Kill" the activity of
the so. cs at once and heals
rapidly. Manufactured and
TVELL MEDICINE CO.
Get a box from your drug
gist today. Sent to any ad-
dress piepaid for 75c.
Your COTTON and FARM BUILDINGS from the danger
of destruction. YOU CAN'T AFFORD TO TAKE THE
INSURE TODAY and be safe.
C. A. WOODWARD
FIRE AND TORNADO INSURANCE
103 N. Third. Durant Oklahoma
Chaplain C. H. Barnes 142nd Inf. 36th: Divi-
sion makes statement regarding candidacy of
COLUMBUS E. VEACH
for Sheriff of Bryan County
I was Chaplain of the 142nd Infantry 36th Division and many of
the boys of Bryan County Oklahoma served in this organization during
the late war and as their Chaplain I was very close to them personally.
I had charge of the burial detail of the regiment and buried many of the
Bryan County boys who gave their lives during those awful days.
I was ever a friend of those who survived and especially of Co-
lumbus E. Veach Candidate for Sheriff of Bryan County.
Mr. Veach served on the border and overseas. I was connected as
Chaplain with his company and can testify to his qualities as a sol-
dier from personal knowledge. Columbus Veach served on the border
as 1st Sergt. Co. H. 1st Oklahoma Infantry and was later promoted to
2nd Lieutenant in the 142 Infantry 36th Division at Camp Bowie Texaa.
Upon leaving Camp Merritt N. J. for oversea service he was
placed in command of a detachment of sixty-five men who were charged
with various military offences and were to be tried by-General Court
Martial overseas. He single-handed without an officer or enlisted man
to assist him landed this detachment at an interior replacement camp in
France with the loss of only four men who escaped. This act demon-
strated that he possessed judgment and tact and ability to handle men
and was a marvelous achievement.
He rejoined his regiment on Sept. 29 as they were on thoir way to
the front line and was assigned to Co. "C" and was engaged in all the
terrible operations of his organization on the front line. I was present
and know. He proved to be courageous and a man of cool judgment
in action at times that tested men and in my opinion he possesses the
qualifications vitally necessary for the office of Sheriff.
When his country needed he went. He did not hesitate. He gave
valiant service. He endured he sacrificed. I do not believe the people
of Bryan County will ignore his appeal to thern for Sheriff. I know
he made good as a soldier and am satisfied he will make good as a Sher-
iff. Personally my politics are Democratic but at a time like this
the man should be considered. Hence my endorsement of C. E. Veach.
C. H. BARNES
Late Chaplain 142 Inf. 32 Div.
Ms to uct your money
pat FARM LOAN. Come
Mte me. I can pay out
lonce with MONEY and
WIS A. AUSTIN
In order to make room we will soil
GOOD BALED SHUCKS at
$8.00 at our Plant
$9.00 Delivered in city
Durant Grain & Elevator
facher of Piano
i 'lie Arts
reli-i hone 750
fji. f v.uAacnaaBezMB.
TO THE PUBLIC
We have installed an extra linterwith
condenser for making lint for quilting pur-
poses and making a price of 5c per pound.
Cotton Seed Hulls at $5.00 per ton and
meal at $2.25 per sack.
Our mixed feed "Durco" containing 20
per cent meal and 80 per cent hulls mixed
by machinery in 100 lb. bags a properly
balanced ration at $1.00 per sack.
DURANT COTTON OIL CO.
Shoe Market in Chaotic Condition
AN OPEN LETTER TO THE PUBLIC:
The writer being President of and operating the largest chain
of retail shoe stores in the Southwest a large factory in New York City
and a wholesale house in St. Louis is in a position to inform the pub-
lic of the real condition of tho Shoe Market at the present time.
All materials going into the construction of shoes (including
leather) have been declining for some time. Factories have not suf-
ficient oid';rs with which to operate at anywhere near their capacity.
Many being closed entirely. A good many retailers are cancelling orders
and returning shoes. Conditions like these will exist for some time and
have caused complete demoralization of the Shoe Industry.
With these conditions existing there is absolutely no reuson why
shots should be retailed at the prices being asked in many stores today.
The reason you are being forced to pay these high prices are that a good
many people do not understand that good shoes can be had at a reason-
M.-mj merchants will not look these facts in the face and are at-
tempting to unload shoes at high prices with the statement that good
shoes cjituiot be sold at a leasonable price.
When prices were advancing many merchants felt justified in tak-
ing advantage of the market condition in demanding more than their
normal profit. Now shoes are declining. Force them to give you the
benefit of tho declining market.
Many people are under the false impression that good shoes cannot
be bought at a reasonable price
It has been the policy of this firm to build up our business on
values. We have been felling good shoes in our stores for the past sixty
days as low as $:$00 p'.-r pair. Many people took advantage of these
savings but others feared that a price so low meant inferior quality.
I take this opportunity of informing YOU and our fellow shoe mer-
chants who question our ability to ;;ell good shoes at the low prices
being asked in our stores that every sale shows us a satisfactory profit at
the present market replacement value.
I want to also advise you that our stores guarantee every sale
made to give satisfaction in quality style and service or money cheer-
(Signed) LEO GORDON President
Gordon Shoe Company Inc.
L. & W. UPSTAIRS SHOE STORE
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Evans, E. M. Saturday Morning Advertiser (Durant, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 30, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 30, 1920, newspaper, October 30, 1920; Durant, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc83182/m1/3/: accessed November 21, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.