Carney Enterprise. (Carney, Okla.), Vol. 14, No. 42, Ed. 1 Friday, May 14, 1915 Page: 1 of 12
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CARNEY, LINCOLN COUNTY, OKLAHOMA. FRIDAY MAY 14, 1915.
Published Every Friday
4. S. HERBERT.
Entered July 10, 1903 at Carney
Oklahoma, as second class matter,
under act of congress March <*>
0KE TEAR $1 « M0KI1'S 5°C
3 MONTHS 25c
A comet has been discovered
with a tail three million miles
long. You can believe that tale if
you want to.
There is no man hater like a
woman who has put in several
years trying to capture one of the
brutes and failed.
If a man kan't laff there is sum
mistake made in putting him to-
«ether, and if he won't laff he
wants az much keeping away from
\z a bear-trap when it iz sot, saiu
A war order for granulated
sugar, valued at $3,000,000, to be
■lelivered in about two months, has
been received by the Fe eral Su-
gar Refining company. The su-
gar will be shipped to England.
It is reported that hail as large
a baseball fell in Moniteau
county, Mo., last week. The fel
low that sent that item to the
press for publication must have
been seeing double.
Some women are ,like some men
if they can't have their w«.y about
things they wen't play. A Prom
inent St. Louis clu* embracing in
its membership many of the lead-
ing society ladies of the city, is
all shot to pieces over the elect-
ions of officers.
It is said that grasshoppers are
.tgain threatening the Little. River
district in Pottawatomie county.
Farmers there say they are hatch-
ing out by the million. Steps
have already been taken to kill
them, but the pests have a con-
T.le judge of the Logan county
court has passed an unusual sent-
-ice on an incorrigible negro boy
at Guthrie, Each day the boy
must be spanked, washed and
made to work in the garden. He
must not be permitted to go out-
side of his own yard and must be
in bed at 7 o'clock and get up
when his mother caUs him in the
morning. If necessary the boy's
mother may "stake him out" in
This nation as a whole, and al-
most every state in it—this cne
tot excepted—suffers from too much
law making. Senator Root told
the American Bar Association that
in five years from 1909 to 1913
inclusive, Congress and the State
Legislatures passed 62,014 laws.
No one knows how many thous-
ands of laws were in force before
1906, but the 62,014 new ones re-
pealed many of those previously in
force, and amended many more,
with no end of resulting confusion.
Relatively few of the laws are
vicious enough to work direct harm,
but hundreds of them are unnec-
essary and consistent.
An interested subscriber asks us
to state what the difference is be-
tween an old maid, a spinster and
a bachelor maid. The difference,
my dear child, is plain and pal-
atable." An old maid is a wo-
man who wants to get married
bjt who never had a chance- A
spinster is one who has had op-
portunities to marry but wouldn't.
A bachelor girl or maid is one
who can get married any time she
wants to, but who remains single
The battle line between the two
great warring forces of Europe is
said to be 1600 miles Ion? and
Germany shifts many of her sol-
diers from one of these fronts to
the other as there is apparent need.
To what she will resort when there
is a common attack from all sides
is not known.
The indications throughout the
wheat-producing sections of our
country are that we shall have one
of the greatest wheat crops in our
country's history. It may be
that Providence is co-operating
with the farmer in producing food
for the famishing nations of the
Confederate Pensions in October.
First quarterly payment of pen-
sions under the provisions of the
new confederate soldiers and
sailors' pension bill can not be
made until October 1, 1915, ac
cording to an opinion that has been
given by the attorney general's
office to W. D. Metthews, com
missioner of charities and cor-
rections, and ez-officio chairman of
the board of pension commissioners
which has charge of the adminis
tion of the pension law. There are
about 1400 applicants for the pen
Time Limits For Infection.
By Manton M. Camck, M. D.
Have you< not often wanted to
know'how long a child with scar-
let fever must be isolated after it
is up and about or how long a
child exposed to whooping cough
was likely to come down with the
Cut this table out and keep it,
Some day you will be glad that
you have it in the hous: :
Diphtheria (membranous crcup)
may be communicable until two
cultures have been taken from the
nose and throat at intervals of
twenty-four hours and sent'to a
bacteriological labratory and
found to be free from diphtheria
Mumps may be communicable
until two weeks after the appear-
ance of. the disease and one
week after the disappearance of
Chicken Pox may be communi-
cated until twelve days after the
appearance of the eruption and
until the crusts have fallen and
the scars have completely healed.
Measles may be communicable
until ten days after the appear-
ance of the rash and all discharges
from the nose, ears and throat
have disappeared and until the
cough has ceased.
Scarlet Fever may be communi-
cable until thirty days after the
development of the disease and
_,ntil all discharges from the nose>
ears and throat or suppurating
glands have ceased.
Small Pox may be communi-
cable until fourteen days after th
development of the disease and
until scars completely healed.
Whooping Cough may be com
municated until eight weeks after
the development of the disease or
until one week after the last char-
Food and clothing to the value of
$49,174,519 had been sent by the
commission for relief in Belgium in
the commissions's ships to Rotter-
dam and distributed throughout
Belgium up to April 3, according to
1 the report given -out in Washington
Two Trains Are Delayed 20
Oil City, Pa., April 28.—
Or.e girl delayed traffic on the
New York Central line yesterday
just twenty minutes. And she
couldn't help it.
Her name is Anna Chelton.
She weighs more than 700 pounds-
She was on her way to join a
The girl was brought to the
station in a specially built wheel
chair by six men. She was too
big to get in a passenger coach,
so the baggage car w*s utilized
At Andover, where Miss Chelton
took another train, the baggage
cars were detached and shifted to
the freight depot. It took the
crew twenty minutes to move the
girl from one to the other. Both
trains were held.
"No boy or girl ought to be
treated" a Winston Churchill
says, "merely as cheap labor,
Up to eighteen years of age every
boy and girl in the country school
as in the old days of apprentice-
ship, should be learning a trade
(or vocation), as well as earning a
It olten turus out in after years
that the faint heart which failed to
win the fair lady was something of
a blessing in disguise.
COURTLAND M. FEUQUAY
' FEUQUAY BUILDING
1 wouldn't accept the job that
Wilson has got, if they coaxed me
and played with a band ; I wouldn t
be boss of this country of ours, no
not for anything in all the land.
It is tco blamed hard work to be a
'big man," and wear a high silk
hat, the job that I've got it makes
nodif,ifI do not wear a cravat.
1 like to make money and have a
big roll, but I liite to take it easy
at times; I wouldn't have the
blamed Presidency, not for
thousands of dimes. When I
stop to think of the hundred
things, that a "big man" now has
to do; I light my pipe and sit
myself down—that jcb is just
for a.few.—Creek County Repub.
Do You Realize
THAT no matter where you live
you may be visited by a wind
THAT you cannot guard agains
THATyou cannot defer it.
that it comes without warning.
that when it comes you can d°
nothing to protect your prop
THAT the loss following its trail
is generally complete.
that a tornado policy will
protect you against loss.
THAT we can write you a Torna-
do Policy TODAY at a very
That our Companies pay all los
ses promptly in CASH wit'1
seeuus today, tomorrow
may be too late.
carney state bank
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