Cimarron Valley Clipper (Coyle, Okla.), Vol. 15, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 15, 1917 Page: 2 of 4
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It is imperative that
THE STOMACH NORMAL
THE BOWELS HEGOLAR
AND THE LIVER ACTIVE
PRESIDENT FINALLY PRE-
SENTS THE MAILED FIST
ORDERED TO SHOOT ON SIGHT
President Discovers He Has the
Power to Act—Extra Session
of Congress Called
For April 16.
I.lfe is worth living except when the
■flrl In the next apartment Is practicing
her pliuio lesson.
•hould be given to sprains, swellings,
bruises, rheumatism and neuralgia.
Keep Mansfield's Magic Arnica Lini-
ment handy on the shelf. Three sizes
—25c, 50c and $1.00.—Adv.
Girls learning to skate prefer fnt
men as Instructors because they are
*o soft to fall on.
SOOTHES ITCHING SCALPS
And Prevents Falling Hair Do Cutlcura
Soap and Ointment.
On retiring, gently rub spots of dan-
druff’ and Itching with Cuticura Oint-
ment. Next morning shampoo with
Cutlcura Soap and hot water using
plenty of Snap. Cultivate the use of
Cutlcurn Sonp and Ointment for every-
day toilet purposes.
Free sample each by mnll with Book.
Address postcard, Cutlcurn, Dept L,
Boston. Sold everywhere.—Adv.
If the average woman had to choose
between lira Ins and beauty she
wouldn't hesitate long.
Gently cleanse your liver and
sluggish bowels while
Get a 10-cent box.
Sick headache, biliousness, dizzi-
ness, coated tongue, foul tasto and foul
breath—always trace them to torpid
liver; delayed, fermenting food In the
bowels or sour, gassy stomach.
Poisonous matter clogged in the In-
testines. Instead of being cast out
of the system is re-absorbed into the
blood. When this poison reaches the
delicate brain tissue it causes con-
gestion and that dull, throbbing, sick-
Cascarets Immediately cleanse the
stomach, remove the sour, undigested
food and foul gases, take the excess
bile from the liver and carry out all
the constipated waste matter and
poisons in the bowels.
A Cascaret to-night will surely
straighten you out by morning. They
work while you sleep—a 10-cent box
from your druggist means your head SUK*e?te‘1 ,,lat Germany probably Is-
clear. stomach sweet and your liver
and bowels regular for months. Adv.
Washington. — President Wilson
from a sick bed ordered the arming
of American merchant ships against
Germany's ruthless submarine war-
fare, and at the same time issued a
proclamation calling an extra session
of congress to meet April 16.
The president’s decision came sud-
denly following the action of the
senate in revising its rules to permit
prompt action on important questions
and tho submission of formal opin-
ions by Secretary Lansing and At-
torney General Gregory that he has
tho power to arm merchantmen with-
out action by congress.
Fraught with the grave possibility
of war witli Germany, the action was
taken by President Wilson only after
he was convinced that Germany ac-
tually is proceeding with her cam-
paign of ruthlessness and has made
efforts to plot with Mexico and Japan
on the territorial Integrity of the
Long before the order was given
from tho White House all necessary
preparations for the arming of mer-
chantmen!. had been completed at the
navy department. Secretary Daniels
Issued an appeal to the press of the
nation to refrain from dischssing the
In deciding that he has power to
arm merebantment. the president took
the position that an old statute pass-
ed in 1819, cited in the senate debate
prohibiting such a step without con-
gress’ action, has no application to
the present situation. He is sure the
nation stands by him, judging by the
overwhelming vote in tho house on the
armed neutrality bill and the known
opinion of a large majority of the'sen-
ate as proof of the attitude of con-
Sufficient Money Available.
Although the bill which failed of
passage in the senate provided for a
•j Pond issue of flan,000,000 to pay the
expenses of armed neutrality, tho
government has sufficient money
ivaitable for its Immediate purpo e
Congress will be asked to provide
more when the extra session oonvene.s
Under a bill passed during tho last
I days of the last congress, the funds
at the disposal of the federal war
risk bureau to insure American ships !
was increased to $15,000,000.
Armed neutrality is expected to re- i
move the practleal blockade of ,
| American ports and place the issue :
I of eventual war squarely on Ger- !
! many. An attack upon an armed !
American ship will precipitate a tight ;
"i the subma-
rine and an unwarned attack would j
lie regarded by the United States as
an act nf war.
Germany’s exact policy toward I
; American vessels sailing through the !
war zone since its proclamation Feb-
ruary 1 lias not been quite clear,
I owing to the fact that less than a I
dozen such voyages have been made I
and it is possible that all the vessels |
that escaped succeeded in avoiding |
the submarines entirely. II has been I
Restored to Health by Lydia
E. Pinkham’s Vegetable
Fulton, N. Y. — “Why will women
pay out their money for treatment and
receive no benefit,
when so many have
proved that Lydia
E. Pinkhum's Vege-
will make them
well ? For over a
year I suffered bo
from female weak-
ness I could hardly
stand and was
afraid to go on the
street alone. Doc-
tors said medicines
were useless and only an operation
would help me, but Lydia E. Pink ham's
Vegetable Compound has proved it
otherwise. I am now perfectly well
and can do any kind of work."—Mrs.
Nellie Phelps, care of R. A. Rider,
R.F.D. No. 6, Fulton, N. Y.
We wish every woman who suffers
from female troubles, nervousness,
backache or the blues could see the let-
ters written by women made well by Ly-
dia E. Pinkham'a Vegetable Compound.
If you have bad symptoms and do not
Understand the cause, write to the
Lydia E. Pink ham Medicine Co., Lynn,
M ass., for helpful advice given free.
Automobile Tags Turned Back. 4
Poor workmanship on the first f.OOO
automobile tags made at the state
prison, and their Consequent rejec-
tion by the state highway depar.tment,
has caused delay in supplying tags to
all who paid their license fees during
Appioximately 22,000 licenses for
1917 have been issued. It is esti-
mated that a total of 70,000 motor
vehicles, including tractors and motor-
cycles, will be registered in this state.
The payment of fees has been delayed,
but the number is increasing each
day. Thus far, Texas and Heaver
counties, located farthest fiom the
capital, have registered more motors
than any other two counties.
George B. Noble, state highway com-
missioner stated that every second-
hand and used car must be equipped
with a 1917 tag. Every such motor
purchased should have this year’s tag
furnished by the seller unless it is
part of the bargain that the purchaser
should pay for it.
That some dealers are creating the
impression that the dealer’s tag may
be used for fifteen days while applica-
tion for a license is being put through,
is wrong, Mr. Noble said. Any motor
vehicle to be operated on the streets
or highways must have an individual
CALOMEL WHEN BILIOUS? 1 STOP!
ACTS LIKE DyNAMITE ON LIVER
I Guarantee “Dodson’s Liver Tone” Will Give You the Best Liver
and Bowel Cleansing You Ever Had—Doesn’t Make You Sick!
Don’t tell uli you know,
tie for seed.
Keep a Lit-
Always look on the bright side of
things nnd If you are going to Invest
your coin therein, look on both side*.
High Praise for
We are so thoroughly well pleased with
Dr. Kilmer's 8>wampUoot that we recom-
mend it to our trade, feeling that it is
a preparation containing real merit as
medicinal product. We have carried
Swamp-Root for probably twenty years
and its value has been pro
------ proven in cases of
rheumatism. It enjoys a splendid reputa-
tion and always satisfies its users who
praise it in tile highest.
Very truly voure.
„ L- K. GRIFITll, JR., OO.
Oct. 20, 1916. Terrell, Tex.
Prove What Swamp-Root Will Do For You
Send ten cents to Dr. Kilmer Sc Co..
Binghamton. N. Y., for a sample size bot-
tle. It will convince anyone. You will
also receive a bookjet of valuable infor-
mation. tolling about the kidnevs and blad-
der. When writing, be sure and mention
this paper. Regular fifty-eent and one-
dollar size bottles for sale at all drmi
SPREAD OF AMERICAN TRADE
Far Corners of the W ‘ Look to the
United States fot expert Aid
Oklahoma Bone-Dry First.
Oklahoma will become “bone dry”
fifteen days ahead of any state In the
union affected by the national “bone
dry” law, which becomes operative
The so-called Ferguson “bone dry”
measure, a product of the present leg-
islature, will become effective ninety
days after adjournment of the session,
which will be June 15, provided the
legislature adjourns March 15.
The Ferguson law prohibits the re-
ceiving from common or other carriers
of liquor, the sale of which is barred
in the state, and the federal law pro-
hibits carriers from bringing it into
Prohibitionists contend the opera-
tion of the two laws will make Okla-
homa a mode] "dry” state after July
1. In the meantime those not inclined
toward “dry bone” litigation are tak-
ing advantage of the "open season”
to lay in their supply, for there is
every indication it will be a long time
between drinks in Oklahoma after the
two laws become effective.
Employment Has Record Business.
J. W. Walden, superintendent of the
state free employment bureau predict-
ed 10,000 assignments to work in the
state for 1917. His prediction is
based on the increase of those as-
signed to positions in February this
year over those who received help
through the bureau In 1916. Out of
146 calls for help and 451 persons who
registered in the office in Oklahoma
City alone, 368 were assigned. An
Increase of 120 per cent over the same
month of 1916. The per cent of in-
crease during January was 110 p.-r
Stop using calomel! It makes you
*ick. Don't lose a day's work. If you
feel lazy, sluggish, bilious or consti-
pated, listen to me!
Calomel Is mercury or quicksilver
which causes necrosis of the bones.
Calomel, when it comes into contact
with sour bile, crashes into it, breaking
it up. This is when you feel that aw-
ful nausea and cramping. If you feel
"all knocked out,” if your liver Is tor-
pid and bowels constipated or you
have headache, dizziness, coated
tongue, If breath Is bad or stomach
sour just try a spoonful of harmless
Dodson’s Liver Tone.
Here's my guarantee—Go to any
drug store or dealer and get a 50-cent
bottle of Dodson's Liver Tone. Take a
spoonful and if it doesn't straighten
you right up and make you feel fine
and vigorous I want you to go back to
the store and get your money. Dod-
son's Liver Tone is destroying the
sale of calomel because !t is real liver
medicine; entirely vegetable, therefore
it cannot salivate or make you sick.
I guarantee that one spoonful of
Dodson's Liver Tone will put your
sluggish liver to work and clean your
bowels of that sour bile and consti-
pated waste which is clogging your
system and making you feel miserable.
I guarantee that a bottle of Dodson'e
Liver Tone will keep your entire fam-
ily feeling fine for months. Give it to
your children. It Is harmless; doesn't
gripe and they like Its pleasant taste.
Little Joe’s mother was the proud
possessor of a^new automobile, which
she was learning to run with some dif-
ficulty, Watching her efforts to back
the car out of the garage one day, Joe
consolingly said, "Anyway, mother,
you know how to work the self-starter
fine, don't you?"
He—So you let Lieutenant Topple
She—Yes. How do you know?
He—I heard him brag he'd smelt
GOOD HOUSEKEEPERS WONDER
How they ever got along without Red
Cross Ball Blue. This really wonder-
ful blue makes clothes whiter than
snow. Get the genuine Red Cross Ball
Blue at your grocers.—Adv.
Good Way to Test Diamonds.
Suspected diamonds are frequently
tested by placing them between two
coins and pressed hard with the
fingers. It Is said to be Impossible to i ,
make the smallest impression on a reai j S<" P ’
FALLING HAIR MEANS
DANDRUFF IS ACTIVE
Save Your Hair! Get a 25 Cent Bottl*
of Danderine Right Now—Also
Thin, brittle, colorless nnd scraggy
hair Is mute evidence of a neglected
of dandruff—that awful scurf-
diamond, but, In the case of a paste | There ls nothing so destructive to
article, the edges may be crushed. The the halr ns daadraff- It robs the hair
effect can be discerned by u critical ex- , lus,er. Its strength nnd Its very
amlnation with a lens. life; eventually producing a feverlsh-
- —- ness and itching of the scalp, which.
FEW MOTHERS REALIZE jlf not remedied causes the hair roots
s™ „ . r——rr. I to shrink, loosen and die—then the
how many delicious dishes can be pre- a-nta* foil. nut f T , ,
pared with Skinner’s Macaroni and ? f ^ ‘ A llttle r’a«lerlne
Spaghetti. For this reason the Skin tonlSht-now-any time-will surely
ner Mfg. Co. have prepared a benuti- ! sa'e y°u^ halr-
ful Cook Book containing recipes tell- i t'et a 25 cent bottle of Knowlton’*
Ing how to serve It in a hundred dif- j Ennderlne from any store, and after
ferent ways. Write Skinner Mfg. j the flrst application your hair will
Co., Omaha, Neb., for a free copy. All
make a better showing than Oklahoma
City. The increase in the number
assigned to positions in January was
300 per cent.
American genius Is triumphant, Gi-
rard writes in the Philadelphia Pub-
lic Ledger. A United States firm lias
arranged to light the office of the
president of China with Indirect elec-
Australia has sent for 40 expert j School Lands Profitable.
American workers to teach the men According to (lie monthly report just
in kangaroo land how to make glass. lBsued bj Secretary c At. Smith of the
The first motortruck ever seen In 3cllo<>1 land department, the collection
northern Honduras .was recently sent rrcord for the month again passed
there by an American firm. I Prevl°us marks. As compared with
A Boston manufacturer was Induced | f’elmiary of other years, Jhe collec-
to go Into Canada to Instruct our j tions are as follows:
northern neighbors how to make toys, j February, 1914........$166,727.83
I am reliably Informed of an extract- February, 1915........ 202,248.27
(Unary use being made of the Amerl- February, 1916........ 295,683.31
can mnils by n New York factory. Tlila February, 1917........ 409,394.01
cent. Complete Reports have not been
received from Tulsa bn if » 1 ,! I '^v,“,enk',n m the solar spectrum as
—■»»» sjls z\JEKzr'.rsars
good grocers everywhere sell Skinner*
Macaroni and Spaghetti.—Adv.
Solar Surface Temperature.
The latest estimate of tho absolute
temperature of the solar surface is , , , -----
that of F. BIscoe of Warsaw, whose f "ceks ,lse' 'vhpn you wln nctual-
computation Is based upon the in- I y see a lot of fine' down-v hair—new
tensity of radiation for individual
wave-length In the solar spectrum
take on that life, luster and luxuriance
which is so beautiful. It wifi become
wavy and fluffy and have tho appear-
ance of abundance; an incomparable
gloss and softness, but what will
please you most will he nfter just
tory. He gels an average of 7,300 de-
grees plus 100 degrees Centigrade.
j sued instructions to her commanders
not to sink American ships without
every precaution for those on board.
concern had contracted for a large
number of railroad lanterns for Rus-
sia. To save time all these lantern,
are sent to San Francisco by parcel
post ’ •
These are merely n few samples to
1 Where n man’s hair la ashy gray It
may be owing to the fact that he hud
money to burn and burned It.
Weak, Falnty Heart, and Hysterica
can be rectified by taking "Renovine" a
beart and oerve tonic. Price 50c and $ 1. Adi.
! as a last hope of keeping America out w*low ,,lat lf Europe does not snatch
I of tlie war The ruthless destruction from "s ou? "mrld trade after th,
[ nf passenger liners like the California "Hr' Europe at least will know that It
and the Ixiconia. however, is felt here *las ^een 1“ a Hk'ht for It.
to render this belief improbable.
Other Neutrals Watched.
The effect of America's action upon
Nobody ever ran a
ner In happiness.
Of Ihe above collections for Febru-
ary of this year the lease division col-
'ected $24,454.21. the sales division
$188.225 23. the loan division $195,-
L2.97 and the home ownership divi-
SVRUP OF FiGS FOR
1 GUILD’S BOILS
huir—growing all over the scalp. Adv
“Are you an efficiency expert?"
“To what extent?”
“WeB, for one tiling, 1 think It ls »
waste of time to wink at u girl in the
• COVETED BY ALL
but possessed by few—a beautiful
head of hair. If yours is streaked with
gray, or is harsh and stiff, you can re-
store it to its former beauty and lus-
|i • . T . ~ let by using "La Creole" Hair Dress-
It is cruel to force nauseating, las Price $i.oo.—Adv.
harsh physic into a
Look back at your childhood days.
Remember the “dose” mother insisted j
on—castor oil, calomel, cathartics.
The oldest fan In existence Is in the-
museum near Cairo. It dates from
the seventeenth century B. C, e
The Fntsuma orange raising indue-
Z7SS S.'SXZ ....................
against taking them.
With our children It's different.
Mothers who cling to the old form of
dictate tZaZZVe ZhTthe I ^
school land department during the
past four years.
Innocence Is like an umbrella. When
•nee it i- l"-t it is useless in adver-
tlse for it.
That Knife-Like Pain
Have you a lame back, nehing dnv
and night7 Do you feel sharp pains
after stooping? Are the kidneys
Roro? Is their action Irregular? Do
you have headaches, backaches,
rheumatic pains,—feel tired, nerv-
ous, all worn-out? Use Doan’s Kid-
ney I'ills—tlie medicine recom-
mended by so many people In this
locality. Read the experience that
An Oklahoma Case
la., says: "I had
kidney a n d bludder
week s M% if
, ft n
i ■ .i i
kn My if w•,*
lamo nnd painful
at times that J could
hardly move nml I
had almost given up
hope of being cured. |
w hen I heard of
• " Mi's K i-lr | J|v
Rood health and dur-
ing t ■ »4* ^-t few’
years I haven't had
a sign of the old,trouble."
Doan's at Any Sloes, SOe . Bo*
DOAN'S *y"" V
FOSTER-MILBUKN CO.. BUFFALO, N. Y.
other neutral nations will be awaited
with keen interest. Vessels of those
countries, too, have been holding to
port through terror of the German
" hen vessels sail under the policy
of armedj neutrality they will do so
: with the full backing of the adminis-
j tration, expressed in tlie form of a
war risk insurance anil naval guns
and gunners It was made clear that
In tlie background will be the entire
resources of the United Stales—ready
for action should Germany attack an
American armed Rhlp in violation of
; tlie warning of tho American govern-
Tlie slate department's view nf de-
fensive armament, as expressed last
week, was that the mere appearance
of a German submarine or Its peri-
scope near nn American armed ves-
sel would entitle tho vessel to take
ail tne iMires*of protection on the pr-
sumption that the U boat's purpose
was hostile. .U1
End of Lloyd George Poison Case.
London.—Mrs. Alice Wheeldon. her I
” ! V ' 1 M \\ '
' i, Airfoil G
"Piracy to murder Premier Lloyd
George and Arllmr Henderson, mein '
her of the war council* Miss Harriet
Ann WhooM^m u ,ther daughter of
Mrs. Wheeldon, who alsjt was tried on
the same charge, was acquitted. Mrs I
•Idol tenced to ten !
years' penal servitude SoveV years
was imposed upon Alfred Mason,
while his wife was given five years.
Don't proldng n quarrel,
hat'd fight and then quit.
But you can still buy
This staple cereal in
its air-tight, wax-pro-
tected package will
keep indefinitely, yet
is ready to eat at a •
Brape-Nuti is full of
<vith a delightful
wheat and barley
The Most Economical of
Wheat Damaged by Drouth.
Reports from the state board of ag-
riculture show that the growing con-
dition of wheat is 73 per cent, which
is 7 per cent lower than the January
figure. However, the condition is tlie
shmo as at tfii.s time last year. No
oilier damage than continued dry
weather lias been reported relative to
the Wheat crop. In the northwestern
part of the state counties are suffer- I
ing much from a lack of moisture.
Farmers of the stale still have on I
hand from the 1916 crop 2? p, ® ,.,.nt
i1tht < i'ri 5* ei cent wheat, 18 p
cent oats, 19 per cent alfalfa, and 23 j
per cent bay, having consumed and
marketed during the past month as 1
follows 11 per cent corn, 2 per cent
wheat, 5 per,cent oats, in per cent
alfalfa, and 12 per cent bay.
1’remilinary estimates of tlie 1917
oats crop show a decrease in acreage
to be planted of 9 per cent, as com-
pared with last year's acreage. This
1 - r< ai e Is due partly to the failure of
last year's oats crop. *
Condition of the soil,
moisture, is 69 per cent.
dc. The children’s revolt ls well-found-
ed. Their tender little "Insides” are
Injured by them.
If your child’s stomach, liver and
bowels need cleansing, give only deli-
cious “California Syrup of Figs.” Its
action is positive, but gentle. Millions
of mothers keep this harmless “fruit
laxative" handy; they know children
love to take it; that it never fails to
clean the liver and bowels and sweet-
en the stomach, and that a teaspoonful
given today saves a sick child tomor-
Ask at the store for a 50-cent bottle
of “California Syrup of Figs," which
has full directions for babies, children
of all ages and for grown ups plainly
on each bottle. Adv.
Morey, the highest mountain in the
Lrnpire state, was named in honor of
Gov. William L. Marcy. Its Indian
name ls "Tahawus" (he splits the
Postmasters Good Recruiters.
A law which recently went into
effect, authorizing postmasters in
cites where there is no recruiting sla-
lion to net ns recruiting officers for
tlie army or navy, is bringing results
in Oklahoma The central stations of
hte army pnd nuw re< ru tin# station -
of tlie Oklahoma district in Oklahoma
City are receiving names of applicants
frt.-qnenl'y The poslm.-fster at, Erick,
Gkla.. 150 miles west of Oklahoma
’tty, 1 n’t 1.0 Hoc k Is Dirt cl railroad, sent
n r e names of five men last week
In officer went to examine them.
Before nn Insurance company will
take n risk on your life the examining
physiclnn will test your water nnd re-
port whether you are a good risk.
When your kidneys get sluggish nnd
dog, you suffer from backache, slek-
hendache, dizzy spells, or twinges nnd
pains of lumbago, rheumatism nnd gout,
or sloep ls disturbed two or three times
a night—take heed, before* too late!
You can readily overcome such con-
ditions tyid prolong life by taking the
advice of n famous physiclnn, which Is:
"Keep the kidneys intend order, avoid
'<*■ much meat,* salt, alcohol or tea.
Drink plenty of pure wnlqr nnd drive
the uric acid out of the s»steip by taking
’Anurle, in tablet form." You can obtain
Amirtc, double strength, at drug Rtores,
tlie discovery of Dr. Bierce of invalids'
Hotel, Buffalo. N. Y.
this. Better get a
Tha old family remedy-In tablet
form—safe, sure, easy to take. No
opiates—no unpleasant after effects.
Cures colds in 24 hours—Grip in 3
days. Money back if it fails. Get
the genuine box with Red Top and
Mr. Hill’s picture on it-25 cent*.
At Any Drug Stora
wi".',’,'.* *!',*■ az»evetlc I-, r.t whstfv.r h.
DEVELOP l LESII.
Dr. Tutt Atamifacturln* Co. New Vork.
Norman, Oklu.—"I certainly cap-
safely say thnt Dr.
Bierce's Pellets for
liver ami bowels,
H: ore the Dost rcin-
oily I have ever
* ft "Sl’d fl"' constlpa-
> i :■/, tlon. 1 us,.,i tc.
Avjfc-v h“ve constipation
which has been eu-
11 roly cured by
-«54J Ibis' medicine. V
• also had an attack
of nervous prostration at the age „f
4o and after taking Dr. IMeree's Favor-
ite Prescription I am 4s well „s 1 ,.Ver
u‘n-1rU1^ you"R,;r dnys' 1 H'lnk this
Is a great medicine to restore youth*
and health, and I heartily recommend
It to the women who are suffering a*
Main at 8' AL"'1' •>"'■» N.
I'lea RnBt Pellets are for sal* by
*ripUom Wel1 ““ W
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