The Southwest World (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 7, Ed. 1 Saturday, April 12, 1902 Page: 3 of 8
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West Guthrie Ncws.j
Our old friend and neighbor,
J. A. Stevens, is building another
house near th2 corner of Fifth
and Warner. His faith in Guth-
rie is of the right kind
Mr. Truitt, residing on West
Mansur, is in Ponca City on busi
ness connected with his flying
machine—or some other kind of
That brick building being
erected on the corner of Sixth
and Noble will be only one story
high. When completed it will
be occupied as a saloon.
I1. V. Smith, a Cashion mer-
chant, spent last Sunday with
relatives and friends in this city.
Mr. Smith's faith in Cashion re-
mains firm. His business contin-
ues on the increase.
George Chaney and family are
now living in their own house on
West Mansur. They purchased
the Smith property.
Sidewalks in different portions
of this part of town are being
torn up. As to whether new
walks will be put down, or the
people compelled to walk in the
mud remains"to'jbe seen. Walk-
ing on the ground however, is
preferable to running a risk of
breaking a limb on the dilapidat-
ed sidewalks that have disgraced
this portion oHowu for the past
The merry-go-'round was com-
pelled to close down. The own-
ers failed to square themselves
with the city authorities.
Dr. Sargent is.figuring on buy-
ing the J old Phillips hotel and
moving it to his lots on West
Cleveland, where he will estab-
lish a home for infants.
A protest was made against
fourteen foot walks'on West No-
ble, and to make the protest able-
bodied, a petition was presented
to the city council at its last meet-
ing. The petition was turned
down, and i< is safe to say that
West Noble will have fourteen
J. S. Mater was over from Me-
ridian last Sunday to spend the
day with his family on West
Some vicious boys on this side
of the river have been in the hab-
it of cutting and otherwise dis-
figuring shade trees. A heavy
penalty should be enforced
against such contemptible busi-
ness. One resident on West
Cleveland has suffered the loss of
several fine young shade trees
through this source.
O. R. Slain, ')05 West Mansur,
will read the World in the future.
J. O, Severnssokl his handsome
residence on West Warner. He
will remove to East Guthrie.
Farmer Hagan has the finest
field of alfalfa in Logan county.
Rev. George Cohagen has his
new residence completed oil this
side of the river and is now look-
ing for an occupant.
A sick man was removed from
a house on West Noble a few
days ago that was supposed to be
afflicted with sma'l-pox.
Houghton's gin ran a portion
of the past week.
Merchant Houghton says his
sidewalks will cost him in the
neighborhood of $f>00.
Newt Davis has his new resi-
dence property on this sid.e of the
J. Wemeyer, residing on the
corner of Fifth and Noble, was
offered $2,000 for his property.
It was wanted for a lumberyard.
He refused the offer, which goes
to show that property in West
Guthrie is growing in value al-
most as rapidly as in other por-
tions of the city.
Dr. Sargent's residence proper-
ty on West Cleveland looks very
neat after being painted white
and trimmed in green.
John McBrine, the recently
elected alderman from the Fourth
\\ ard, promises to inaugurate a
new condition of affairs in West
Guthrie. lie intends to insist
upon having the city make some
needed improvements in this
ward. If Alderman McBrine can
succed in having those disgrace-
ful canals closed up he will have
accomplished something that will
bring down blessings upon him-
self and his posterity.
A. T. Bunting, manager of F.
E. Houghton's general stora at
Coyle, spent last Sunday with
Mr Houghton on West Warner.
W. J. Dwinell, wife and babies,
spent last Sunday with his father
at Mulhall. He went up to show
his papa his new hat.
King Hutchinson, a leading
colored politician in the Fourth
ward, has been busy the past
week beautifying the Adams
property on West Mansur.
The Secretary of Agriculture
has issued an order permitting
"the shipment of cattle for other
purposes than immediate slaught-
er to points in the non-affected
area from that portion of the
Ponca Indian reservation, Okla-
homa, situated south of the Salt
fork of the Arkansas river and
east of the right of way of the
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe
railway, Provided, that said cat-
tle have been kept iu the above
described area since January ],
l'R'2, and have been inspected by
an officer of the bureau of animal
industry of this department and
lound free of splenetic, or Texas,
le\er and not to have been ex-
posed to the contagion thereof,
'No cattle shall be allowed
shipment from this area unless
accompanied by a permit issued
by an officer of the bureau of ani-
mal industry, and all such cattle
shall be subject to the laws and
regulations of the state to which
destined. The cars in which
such cattle are shipped must be
free from infection and satisfac-
tory tp the officer supervising the
Patterson : Furniture: Co.
Wholesale and Retail.
Plain and Artistic Furniture, Carpets,
t Phone 86
t Res.Phone 184
W. Harrison Ave.
"V ulcan the Gocl of Hot Iron Deposed."
CALL AT THE
Oklahoma Carriage & Wagon Works,
322 SOUTH DIVISION STREET,
And we will show you how we tighten loose wagon and buinrv
tires without cutting-, welding and heating them, preserving the
wood-work from injury—a wonderful invention, which cost us a
large sum of money in order to be up-to-date. Our shop has the
—ONLY HENDERSON TIRE SETTER
In this section of the United States. Wc also have the very latest
Ooodyear Rubber 1 ire Machine. We put first quality rubber tires
or/.r7 T. -1 ' ,m^y or wakr°n- New vehicles made to
orilu. Repairing, painting and trimming our specialty. You-ire
invited to visit our factory, the best equipped in Southwest.
SCHICK RAM & WICKMAN.
Winter and Spring.
Through the marriage of a Mr.
Ogle, aged 80 years, to a young
lady of 17 summers, is but the
joining together of hands and
hearts of Winter and Spring.
Both parties are residents of
Woodland township. It was a
love match, where age took beau-
ty. Neighbors say the honey-
moon was started out on regula-
tion time, and the World trusts
that love will always reign su-
preme in the home where dwell-
eth winter and spring the year
sick, but is now on the road to
recovery. Axtel was 25 years of
age and came here sixteen months
ago from Denver, locating on a
good farm, which he purchased.
He leaves a wife and baby.
A Brutal Outrage.
Acting Mayor Henry Manning,
of Anadarko, is under arrest and
his bond placed at $8,000, charg-
ed with beating his wife with a
big six-shooter, Saturday night.
He was to have addressed a
Democratic meeting, but when lie
did not show up his friends went
to his house after him.
When they arrived they found
his wife on the floor in an uncon-
scious condition, her head badly
baten in a horrible manner.
Manning was hitching up his
horse and was preparing to leave
the city. He was horribly intox-
icated when arrested, and his
bond was placed at &S,000 by
Probate Judge Crum.
Mrs. Manning's head was terri-
bly beaten, and her back was a
mass of bruises. One of her
hands was co.vered with bruises,
where she had been struck by the
Excitement is high among all
Classes, and indignat on k ;ows
no bounds over the brutal affair.
(Harness and Saddles
| The Largest Stock. OUR OWN
I MAKE. Made from Oak Leather and
V w ai i anted. We can save you money on
| anything in the Saddlery line. Harness
1 made to order. Repairing a specialty.
I Headquarters for Trunks. Valises,Tel-
f escopes, etc.
i 114 East Oklahoma Ave.,
I' Next to Rhodes Store. . ^ _
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W. S. FINNEY.
Charles J. Axtel, a prominent
and prosperous young farmer liv-
ing west of Blackwell, died a few
days ago from the effects of eat-
ing too many Easter eggs. Sun-
day he had company for dinuer
and Win. Ferris and he engaged
in an egg-eating contest. Axtel
ate fourteen and Ferris twelve.
That night Axtel was taken se-
riously ill and gradually grew
worse until morning when lie
died. Mr. Ferris has been very
Tqe editor of the Willniar,
(Minn.,) Argus lives in a house
located between a Methodist
church and a dance hall. One
evening recently there was a
gathering in both places. It be-
ing too warm for comfort indoors,
the editor sat on the veranda anJ
took in the situation. This is
what he heard: "Let us pray-
all salute—we beseech thee to—
join hands and—draw near—cir-
cle to the left —listen to us—first
forward and back—as we—all
promenade—kneel before thee
and —balance all—preseut our
petition—grand right and left-
for Christ's sake—seat your part-
ners. T he editor was more
than saddened at the degenera.
ti°n of the village ond went oil
and joined a base ball club in or-
der to be neutral—Press and
Bear With I s.
On account of the disastrous
fire that visited Guthrie a week
ago last Sundav, by which the
linotype machine on which has
been set the real estate page of
the World, was destroyed, we are
compelled to tempoarily suspend
this important feature of our pa-
per. We feel assured that our
subscribers and friends will ap-
preciate our situation, and desire
to state to them that just as soon
as new machines can be installed
we will resume the publication of
all importand real estate sales,
mortgages, and so on, a distinct-
ive feature that has heretofore
made the World a recognized
authority among the real estate
dealers, investors and financiers
ol this rapidly growing city.
We beg your indulgence until
the ellects of this great disaster
can be remedied.
! BON TON RESTAURANT.
Meals 15 Cents. 21 Meals $3.00.
We Serve the Juiciest Meats, Coffee with Pure Cream, the
Choicest Breads and Pastries.
t 208 West Harrison Ave.
Guthrie, Okla. j
Here is a bit of philosophy
Irom the Perry Republican that
applies so well to Guthrie that it
is well worth reprinting: The
average Perry cur doesn't even
know enough to chase a rabbit.
He is not only perfectly useless,
but a nuisance as well. He puts
in his days sleeping and snarling
between naps at harmless people,
and his nights in serenading the
moon, or, if there be no moon,
barks at the darkness. Kill him,
and all his relatives. Kill him!
t ..r many years we have enid nor Whiaklesanii Clgare to Whi.lesnlorfii.nly
and our Wanda are preferred by lliotn, an they are ii| rrinr to all otLon
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Booth, H. A. The Southwest World (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 7, Ed. 1 Saturday, April 12, 1902, newspaper, April 12, 1902; Guthrie, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc88949/m1/3/: accessed January 20, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.