Chandler Daily Publicist. (Chandler, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 109, Ed. 1 Monday, August 8, 1904 Page: 1 of 4
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FOUR O’CLOCK EIOiriOfN
0HAi\iOLER Daily Publicist
CHANDLER, OKLAHOMA TERRITORY, MONDAY, AUGUST 8, 1904.
DEMOCRATIC CAMPAIGN OPENS AT CHANDLER SATURDAY, AUGUST 20
Numerous Brass Bands
Something Doing Every Minut>e
St. Petersburg is Expecting
News of if Hourly—It May
Decide the War.
St. Petersburg, Aug. 6.—General
Kuropatkin’s report of small shifting
movements by the Japanese with a
single unimportant skirmish, bringing
the military situation up to August 4,
is just about what was expected by the
authorities here. It is believed, how-
ever, that the lull in the lighting has
lasted about as long as possible and
that the forces around Liao Yang are
now on the eve of a desperate and de-1
cisive engagement. (
The pause of the past few days is
believed to have been long enough to
enable the Japanese to assume their
formation, bring up supplies and make
ready for a grand assault upon the
powerful positions girding Liao Yang
and the battle of the war is hourly
expected to occur.
An issue of such importance momen-
tarily eclipses interest in the siege of
of 200,000 men. Only one-third of this
force was enged in the lighting of July
.'10 and 31 and August 1.
j The pick of Kuropatkin’s troops,
the newly arrived European regiments,
are stationed at Anping and Anshan-
shan, where the hardest onset is ex-
pected to be made. Some of these
regiments were raised many years ago
and have great war records. Officers
acquainted with the men declare that
the dogged tenacity displayed at Yu-
shu pass and Nanga pass have become
only more tierce and unyielding under
the reverses met by the troops.
SAYS PORT ARTHCR MUST FALL.
Chefoo, Aug. 6.—“Port Arthur cer-
tainly will fall inside of one or two
months, depending on how fast the
Japanese move. ”
This opinion was expressed today
by an educated Russian who has just
DEATH OF MRS C. M
Mrs. C. M. Hughes died at the home
of her daughter, Mrs. John Gilmore,
four miles west of town, at 10 o’clock
last night of Bright’s disease from
which she had been suffering for sev-
B’uneral services were conducted
from the Gilmore home at 2 >'clock
this afternoon, interment being in Oak ;
The bereaved family have the heart-
felt sympathy of all.
Oliver Ewing, the 10-months-old son
of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Burris of East
Program of Exercises At the
World’s Fair—Eloquence aud
Western Beauty in Evidence
RATTLE MAY END THE WAR.
The fate of the latter place is not
likely to influence the immediate des-
tinies of the campaign, but Liao Yang
is closely tied up with the fortunes of
the whole war.
The loss of such a position, with its
vast accumulations of stores, would
immediately and perhaps irreparaoly
endanger the main Russian position
The military authorities do not
entertain the slightest doubt of Gen-
eral Kuropatkin’s ability to repulse
an attempt to capture and cut off Liao
Yang. The defense there has an im-
mense advantage, operating within
the small radius of twenty miles, thus
enabling General Kuropatkin to rein-
fore? promptly any weak point.
KUROPATKIN HAS 200,000 MEN.
The army at his disposal is estimat-
ed at 150 battalions, besides cavalry
and artillery, altogether not far short
U.U „u„ ua3 jusi Funeral services were conducted yes-
arrived here from Port Arthur by junk | topi ay by Rev. J. T Owen at the For-
wlth fifteen companions. The party *®*1 church eight miles south of town,
left the Russian stronghold six days
ago. They suffered much hardship
on the trip over from lack of food and
St. Petersburg, Aug. 0. The admir-
alty has no confirmation of a report
received here from Yokohama of a
Russian cruiser stopping merchantmen
off the Kuriles, a group of islands be-
longing to Japan in the north Pacific.
No warship has been sent north. The
Russian protected cruiser Bogatyr is
still undergoing repairs and the other
three cruisers of the Vladivostok
squadron are believed to be still at
Paris, Aug. 6.—The critical situa-
tion of General Kuropatkin’s army is
causing a certain amount of uneasi-
. iwawu auu iwisteu it
nes, in even the most Russophile cir- j aa lo be paInful.
cles, but the public retains confidence
in the ultimate success of the Russian
arms which is shared on the bourse
where Russian securities keep up their
During the past week 58 new sub-
scribershave been added to the Weekly
Publicist list, while new subscriptions
to the daily have been coming In at
the rate of one a day. Not bad for
this time of the year.
The parents have the sympathy of all
in their bereavement.
DEEP FORK VALLEY.
l ,l. . , i . | i , . . | lauuomu, DCUCIOIJ Ul lHO lUUlttU
lent! of chills and malaria going ritory World’s Falr commissln
around now .... Grandma Campbell
has gone to Arkansas on an extended
visit, and “Nimmer” is keeping bach
while she is away..... Mrs. Hale and
Mrs. Pestertield of Stigler, Choctaw
nation, mother and sister of Mrs.
Floyd Campbell, are making her a
visit......Mr. and Mrs Alfred have
gone to the Creek nation to look at
some laud.....Mr Ford, who has
been suffering from a severe attack of
the grip, is able to be out again......
Frank Irvin was thrown from a horse
last week and had his shoulder dis-
located aud twisted in such a manner
He was taken
to Stroud to have it set.....Win. Bul-
lard and family visited at Mr. Mitch-
ell's last Saturday and Sunday.....
Mrs J. D. Atkins visited at Ottie
Campbell’s last Saturday
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The Daily; Publicist
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10 Cents ft.r Week
The Combined circulation of The Dally and Weekly
Publicist exceeds the large number oi 5,000 per week
and every reader is a consumer and patron oi the
Guthrie. August Two members
of the Oklahoma World's Fair com-
mission were in the capital today to
arrange a program for Oklahoma day
at the World’s Fair. The day set
apart by the management of the Lou-
--------—------ isana Purchase Exposition manage-
Chandler, died Saturday evening after ment for the observance and celebra-
an illness of five days from an ailment * tion of Oklahoma day is September 0.
something of the nature of croup, j The program could not be made out
in full, as all the participants are not
known at this time.
Mr. Miebergeu and Mr. Shutte ar-
ranged tl e program as far as they
could aud sent it to Secretary Mai-
chant, who in conjunction witn Mr.
Hubbard, secretary of the Indian Ter-
complete it. Great preparations are
being made for the celebration of this
event, in addition to the program of
the day there will be a reception at the
Oklahoma building at night for which
a musical and literary program will
be arranged. It is believed that fully
15,000 Oklahoma people will be in St.
Louis on September 4, 5 and (i. The
railroads are making ample prepara-
tions to accommodate the crowds.
Following is a part of the program
as compiled by the Oklahoma commis-
sion, which will he more extensive
when the Indian Territory commission
adds »her part:
Music by band.
Address of welcome to Oklahoma—
President D. K Francis.
Address in behalf of the territory—
Governor T. B. Ferguson. j
Song—Miss Carrie Williams, Guth-1
Speaker trom Indian Territory.
Music by Chilocco Indian band.
Form in procession and march to
the Terrace of States.
Placing crown of flowers upon Okla-
homa statute by young ladies from
Address—Col. Roy Hoffman, Chan-
Repair to statute of Indian Terri-
Placing crown of flowers upon In-
dian Territory statute by young ladies
from Indian Territory.
Address by speaker from Iudiau
WORLD’S FAIR VISITORS
The pavilion erected by the Frituo-
Kock Island systems at main entrance
of the world's fair is sure'.y a place
of no little interest, in fact, it is one j
of the many attractions.
\ isitors to the world's fair are cor- j
dially invited to inspect the Frisco-!
Rock Island system building. Here
will be found a place of rest,courteous |
attention, besides, there will be dis-
tributed, free of cost, souvenirs and
descriptive literature of the great
southwest The reader will undoubt- I
edly overlook a very important at-
traction tu case of failure to visit the J
Frisco-Rock Island system pavilion.
Remember, main entrance world’s
Cured of Chronic Durrhoea After
Ten Years of Suffcritg
“I wish to say a few works in praise
of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and
Diarrhoea Remedy, ” says Mrs Mattie!
Burge of Martinsville, Va. ‘1 suf- j
; fered from chronic diarrhoea tor ten
; years and during that time tried vsrl-
! ens medicines without obtalniug any
' permanent relief. Last summer oue of
my children was taken with cholera
j morbus and I procured a Lottie of this
\ remedy. Only two doses were required
to give her entire relief. I then de-
j cided to try the medicine myself, and
! did not use all of one bottle before I
wag well and I have never since been
troubled with any complaint One
cannot say too much in favor of tha
wonderful medicine.” This remedy L
for sale by A. D. Wright.
DON’T YOU WANT IT
(SpednH 'itbltwram from st. lYterMhurK)
Editor Mail aud Bree/.e:
“Am looking tor suitable man for
minister of tiie interior. They are bury-
ing my last minister by sections us
fast as they can find and identify the
fragments. The funeral may continue
for several days yet, but I think it
will be fluisheu in u week at the out
side. Could you accept the position?
You will be furnished with a palace
and bodyguard. A liberal allowance
w’ill be made for household expenses,
and the salary is large, not less than
j #200,000 per annum. 1 would like some
one who is not identified with either
faction here. If you can accept cable
me at once. Am kept close at home
now. Expecting stom at any rninure
Personally; Nick, we have a kindly
feeling for you, and would, under or
dinary cir cumstances, he inclined to
favor you if we could, but lu tills case
we are compelled to respectfully de-
cline the position offered. In times
past we confess to have cherished our
little ambitions. We were once up
pointed as justice of the peace, and
even dreamed that by strict attention
to business and unswerving devotion
to duty we might even rise higher, hut
there are things that are more tempt-
ing to us than place auu [lower; better
a diet of fried liver and boiled turnip
und health therewith than lo be the
j prime minister of the Russian empire
with a dynamite bomb under hischair.
Better to go along in our humble
i way with trousers bagging at the knees
and the seat of the same worn thin
and shining by contact with the edi-
I torial chair than to be clothed in pur-
| pie and fine linen, our breast covered
with emblems of authority and with
uniformed retainers to wait our beck
and call, while carrying about a feel
ing that at any moment our friends
might he compelled to gather our re
j mains up in baskets and find our false
j teeth mingled with the disaranged
1 stuffing of the carriage seats.
I Of course, we tealize that after being
I blown up our name would appear in
| all the leading newspapers of both
continents, hut what would fame avail
a men after he was sown broadcast,us
it were, on the dark Plutonian shore?
Of course, Nicholas, we appreciate
! the honor of your invitation, but you
' must excuse us. We prefer to be a
[ plain, plug citizen and devour our
griddle cakes unscared than to feel
'each morning that we might be full of
prussic acid before the going down of
The Kansas brand of politics affords
all the gentle excitement we care for.
| We do not hanker for the strenuous
, life of a Russian hlghmuckamuck. To
peka Mall and Breeze.
OKLAHOMA RALLY DAY.
All Sunday schools observe Sep-
tember 25. Free programs for Okla-
homa Rally day will be sent postpaid,
us many as needed, to any Sunday
school which will send for them and
agree to devote the offering that day
to the work of the Oklahoma Sunday
This day is observed every year to
rally the Sunday school forces for the
fall and winter campaign and to in-
crease interest in the work of the Okla-
homa Sunday School association, the
means by which all Oklahoma Sunday
schools are helping each other ami
themselves to do better work. 1,500
Sunday schools with 00,000 members
are included in this great movement
The program provided for this year
is interesting and instructive, has a
place for the regular lesson and con-
tains the song, “Oklahoma ForOhrist”
sung at the great Guthrie convention.
Send for free programs to the field
secretary, William Rogers, Medford,
To Cure a Co.d in rJne Day
Take Laxative Broino Quinine Tab
lets. All druggists refund too money
If it fails ,o cure. E. W. Gtove’s
signature Is on eacn box. 251.
“Hello!” “Hello” "Is this Rit-
ter?” “Yes.” ‘“This U Jones,
did you send that case of beer up
to my house today?” “Yes sir.”
“Was it the same as the last case
I got.” “Yea sir, Original Bud-
WElSER.” “Well, it’s ail right
then: sny Ritter, have you the
Faust draught bee on tap?” Yes
Jones, fresh and cold.” “All
right, I'll be down soon for a
glass, I think it is the best keg
beer made. ’'
Many words of praise come to
me in this way regarding our beer,
wines and liquors. A sample or-
der from you will convince you
that 1 am headquarters for good
guilds at reasonable prices.
, Kentucky Liquor house
•fce nunady tliat rnrea u rum in oss dw E. (J. RITTER, Prop,
California and Return
Hie 29th Triennial Conclave, Knights Templar,
U. S. A., and Soverign Grand Lodge I. O. O. F.
at San Francisco in September, are the next
occasions for which the Santa Fe will make re
duced rates to California. Any one, whether
member or not, may take advantage of the re-
duction. If you’re going to make the California
tour, this is your chance to do it economically,
comfortably, and thoroughly.
On Sale August 15 to September 10,
inclusive. Limited to October 23
For full particulars address the undersigned.
Descriptive literature free.
W. J, BLACK, General Passenger Ag’t
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe R’y
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