Cherokee County Democrat (Tahlequah, Okla.), Vol. 35, No. 1, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 26, 1919 Page: 1 of 4
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l !XWSOR TO m TAHLEQUAH ARROW AND HERALD.
TAHLEQUAH. OKLAHOMA, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1910.
voi* as. no. 1
. 0. SCOTT, President
J. B. PEARSON, Vice-President
L. U LESLIE, Cashier
H. B. UPTON, Ass't. Cashier
J. Robt. Wyly, President.
R. H. Couch, Vice-President.
W. P. Hicks, Cashier.
R. J. Wiggins, Asst. Cashier
Condensed Statement ct the Condition of
The First National Bank
CONDENSED STATEMENT OK CONDITION OP
The First State Banft
As rendered to the State Bank Commissioner at the close ol business
Npvemttr 17th. 1919
As rendered to the Comptroller of the Currency at the close of business,
November 17th, 1919,
Loans and Discounts... $371
U. S. Bonds 50
Liberty Bonds 32
U. S. Treas. Certificates 10
Fite per cent Fund
Bank Building jC.
Furniture and Fixtures
federal Reserve Stock..
Bills of Exchange (cotton) 23
Cash and Sight Excltango 214
Reserve for Taxes ..
Reserve for Interest
Total $718,030.21 Total ...$718,030.21
The above statement Is correct.
L. L. LESLIE. Cashier.
The Above Statement is Correct.
W. P. HICKS, Cashier.
Jonn B. Stapler W. W. Hastings J. M. Crew
A. S. Wyly D. O. Scott _ J. B. Pearson
J. E. Pyeatt J. B. Crew
B. L. Keenan
J. W. Reld
J. Robt. Wyly
R. H. Couch
MEMBER FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM
TO DOUBLE SIZE OF
Loans and Discounts >346,943.52
Liberty Bonds 12,346.01
United States Bonds 2,000.00
Furniture and Fixtures 2,300.00
Hank in* House 11,000.00
Other neal Estate '.. 571.61
Revenue Stamps 265.71
< ash and Sight Exchange 188,710.01
Capital Stock 4«,000.«0
Surplus Fund 10,130.00
Undivided Profits 5,724.42
Reserve for Taxes 6#0.8#
Golden Promise of the Future.
We are thankful of the assurance
.that out of all the tumult and mad-
ness of the past years the world of
mankind is to find a life richer,
truer, grander, than any it has here-
tofore known, a life
dom, of sweeter tolerance and of a
broader goodwill and brotherhood.
And we are thankful for the
thought, amounting almost to a
settled conviction, that as a conse-
quence of the great awakening
which has come to it with all its
blood and tears and suffering, the
world will from now on have for-
ever done with every form of organ-
lied hypocrisy and oppression, will
love the truth and nothing but the
truth, and will deal justly, and love
Washington, Nov. 23.—A perma-
nent enlisted strength of 27,447
men for the marine corpB, approxi-
o'f truer free-' matel>' double the pre-war force, is
recommended by Major General
Barnett, commandant, in his annual
Early action of congress is urged,
as delay would mean loss of rank
for temporary officers who will be
General Barnett recommended
that the present two, three and four
year enlistment terms be made per-
manent as becoming more attractive
than the rigid pre-war term of four
years, and asked increased pay for
both enlisted men and officers.
WATCH THIS SPACE
AND SEE WHAT SANTA
GLAUS HAS TO
Ain't it splendid to be livin'
about this time o' year.
Just around before Thanksgiyin',
with the mornings crisp and clear;
With the children's cheek3 a-glowin',
with the future lookin' bright,
And the shops and mills a'goin' like
red blazes, day and night?
Ain't it braciu', ain't it cheeri ,
when the colts kick up their heels,
To approach the corncrib, hearin'
turkeys gobblin' for their meals?
Don't it make a fe'.low kinda satis-
fied with llfr and glad,
When it's got so hard to find a thing
that's goin' to the bad?
Ain't it fine to feel the nippin' of the
brisk breeze in your nose
When the old dead leaves go zippin'
down the lanes, in scraggly rows,
When you've hay to feed the cattle,
when you love your fellow men,
And you've money you can rattle
in your trousers, now and then?
Ain't it fine to wake from dreamin'
of the home your boyhood knew
And to find the glad sun beamin'
just the way it used to do
Long ago, about Thanksgivin', when
you'd energy to spare,
When your pa and ma were livin',
and the days were always fair?
—S. E. Kiser
why deprive the food of tasto, the
wheaten bread of leaven? We
needn't feed the garbage can nor
choke the refuse hopper; but let us
treat the inner man, and do the
job up proper!
Let's emulate the Pilgrim Dads,
by whom It was invented; although
they did not roll in scads, their con-
science was contented. Their crops
were short, the country new, 'twas
hard to make a living; November's
iRe)in\)ests fiercely blew—and yet
they kept Thanksgiving. Upon that
day they didn't think an epicure a
sinner—they gathered all their meat
and drink and had one glorious din-
ner. The Pilgrims, they were godly
meg, the times were most religious;
they thought it sinless, even then,
to found a feast prodigious. Let
us rejoice, as then they did, in sweet
and hard-earned freedom—let's hail
each woman, man and kid and take
•em in and feed 'em!— Cleveland
Mrs. J. I. Gbursey entertained
the Music club Saturday afternoon.
This was a study and program
j meeting combined.
j Mrs. C. R. Williams read an in-
teresting paper on "Story of Eng-
lish Music" followed by "Timely
Topics" by Mrs. J. W. Reid. After
this came the program from Eng-
lish composers with the exception
of the i«f,t number.
a. O Sky Lark for Thy Wing.
b. Who'll Buy My( Lavender?
Piano-—Salut D'Amour Elgar
Song—The Lost Chord Sullivan
Piano—Twilight Reverie. ;jj a
— Saint Saens
Special guests were Mesdames B.
L. Keenan, W. T. Ford, Wade Shu-
mate and Miss Duckworth.
CARD OF THANKS.
We desire in this manner to re-
turn chunks to the many friends for
their kindness, sympathy and assist-
ance on the occasion of the death
and burial of our husband and
brother, Rex O. Sansing.—Mrs. R.
O. Sansing, MrB. Jincey Powers and
Family, Mr. and Mrs. T. T. Sansing
Nat Wagner of Muskogee trans-
acted business here Monday.
LET NOTHING MAIt REJOICING.
We observe Thanksgiving day 'n
keeping with the time-honored cus-
tom of the Pilgrims.
Thanksgiving day was born in the
hearts of a greatful little group of
people who had survived a harrow-
Real thanksgivings are those whlcli
come spontaneously in moments of j
gratitude for deliverance from dis-
tress, appreciation of the beauties i
of life or enjoyment of genuine 1
Now once again both you and I friendship. We are thankful that j
are going to keep Thanksgiving. i most of our troubles never happened ,
And shall we be discouraged by the' an<1 that those which did passed
loft j cost of living? And shall weaver l'.'te the s'ornis--.
Surely This Year AU Should Keep
Thanksgiving With Heart Full
of Praise and gratitude.
sparsely dine and sup, still Hoover-
esquely slaving—and shall we pas*
(he Turkey up because we're used
I thiulf I hear you answer "Nay"'
And I, for one, won't do it; I shall
cut loose, Thanksgiving yla>"( and
' The wealth of the world h is beau
fining our coffers to overflowing.!
Millions of Mammon give t'lanks I
Ike the b'alant falio.J calf, all un-j
m'ndful of the fate of the fattened I
Wo are thaujifu! to have gone
eagerly go to It! I shall not fus* trough another year with its al- j
with low-priced meat/ with tripe or tPrnatlng joys and sorrows anl:
stringy mutton— I'm going to hop wait with hope an.' fortitude (liej
right in and eat until I bust a but- tilings the next may bring forth.—
ton. With jellies made, of grape Poston Herald.
and quince, no substitute to thin ■ ■ !
THE 10 CENT STORE
'em; and pies of good, old-fashioned
nifnee—with meat and brandy lu
'em. And if I want a suckling pig
to supplement the gobbler, I'll have
it—I don't care a fig! And also
For never in the memory of any-
body living hnve peoplo seen, it
seems to me, so wondrous a Thanks-
giving. The Hun Is licked, the
world is free, the cruel war Is ende.l
—how - can our celebration bo one
feature short of splendid.
Ah no, we do not need to waste
the goodly gifts of heaven—but
L. G. ROSS
W'l! ' •>"
ALL THE TIME
We have just received our stock of New winter
Goods, and invite you to call and get our prices
before buying elswhere. Nice new winter
goods for Man, and Child, at prices that
will surprise you. Also have a complete
line of Mens, Womens and Childrens shoes at
prices within reach of all. Come in and see us.
Across from Postoffice. Beside the 10c Store
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