Chandler Daily Publicist. (Chandler, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 167, Ed. 1 Tuesday, October 11, 1904 Page: 1 of 4
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FOUR O’CLOCK EDITIOiN
0HANDLER DAILY PUBLICIST,
CHANDLER, OKLAHOMA TERRITORY TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 1904,
Missouri Pacific Passenger Train
Filled With Excursionist
Meets Freight Train.
Kansas City, Mo , Oct. 10.—The sec-
ond section o( Missouri Paciffc pas-
senger train No. 30 from Wichita,
Kan., to St. Louis carrying World’s
fair excursionists, and a west bound
freight train, collided headon just east
of Warrensburg, Mo., eighty miles
southeast of Kansas City, early today.
The forward coach of the passenger
train was telescoped and the remain-
der of both trains badly damaged.
Twenty persons were killed outright
and many more injured, some of them
it is believed fatally.
According to local officers of the
Missouri Pacific, the engineer of the
freight was to blame for the wreck,
having forgotten his orders. He had
been ordered on the siding at Knob-
noster, just east of Warrensburg, but
neglected to do so. The trains met on
a sharp curve.
DEMOCRATIC 1 BARBECUE.
Lawton, Oct. 9.—A large barbecue
and democratic rally was held in the
Wichita mountains near Mount Scott
yesterday. Six oxen and two hogs
were feasted upon, and the occasion
was pronounced the best ever held in
this part of Oklahoma. J. R. Keaton,
ex-candidate for delegate to congress,
was the principal orator of the day.
Many of the county candidates also
delivered excellent addresses.
Is something greatly ap-
preciated by every patron
of a Barber Shop—that is
the kind of service we give.
None other tolerated.
OUR. BATH ROOMS
with hot or cold water are
kept ready for use every
day of the week
TU«* Motto of thin shop in care
and cleanlineHS, ami all we
want ie an opportunity to con-
vince you that thin motto Im
strictly adhered to. Every-
thing first class, prompt and
G. H. NICHOLS. JR.,
Succeeding J. Funk
MRS. H. P. ARDKRY,
Conductor of musi-a’ concerts to be given at opera house on October
14, under auspices of Lady Macubee Lodge
HONOR COL. HOFFMAN
| to Col. Roy V. Hoffman, commanding
j Camp Putnam, Oklahoma City, O. T.,
’ ____ | Oct 6-13, 1904 ”
Governor Ferguson expressed the
First Regiment Officers and MenjloT® officers^ and men for Col-
Present Him a Loving Cup
Sham Battle To-Day
Oklahoma City, Oct. 11—Yesterday
afternoon at 2 o’clock Governor Fer-
guson in behalf of the officers and
men of the First regiment presented to
Colonel Roy V. Hoffman a beautiful
silver and gold loving cup. The cup
stands about fourteen inches in height
and is a most beautiful example of the
silversmith’s art. It is engraved with
the following inscription: “Presented
by the officers and men of the First
Regiment, Oklahoma National Guard,
i onel Hoffman, and he was at a loss
for a few moments of what to say in
response, but finally in a voice broken
with felling he expressed his apprecia-
tion of the gift in a beautiful and
The sham battle will be given today
in the progress of the maneuvers and
will be attended by thousands of visi-
tors who will have an opportunity of
witnessing troops in ac’ion,
You cannot get rid of yellow skin,
pimples, lustreless eye, bad bre ath
with paiDt and powder. Hollister’s
Rocky Mountain Tea cures from with-
in. 35c, tea or tablets. — Corbin &
The Daily Publicist
10 Cents Per Week
The Combined circulation of The Daily and Weekly
Publicist exceeds the large number of 5,000 per wctk
and every reader is a consumer and patron of the
Ladies of the Afternoon Euchre
Club Entertain Their
The ladies of the Afternoon Euchre I
club met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. |
John M. Hale Friday, where they en- i
tertained their husbands at bid euchre
until 10:30,at which t’methey retired to
the home of Dr. and Mrs. Fsgaines,
where a sumptuous banquet was serv- |
ed. The tables were beautifully deco-
rated with pink, white and green, the I
club colors. Forty plates were turned.
The ladies’ prizes, consisting of j
handsome hand-painted chinaware j
were awarded as follows:
1st prize—Mrs. F W. Waiz.
2d prize—Mrs. Clark McGaughy.
Consolation—Mrs. Dr Fagaines.
Miss ! atterson, who represented C.
C. Potteuger, was awarded the gentle-
man’s prize, a handsome silver cigar
George I’aine was awarded a hand-
some paper knife for being the second
best gentleman player, and O. C.
Johnson captured a paper knife as the
It is only at rare intervals that the
ladies entertain their husbands in this
style, and it is needless to say that
the occasions are long remembered.
As a result of a feud that has been
in existence near Crescent City for
several days Muriel Davis had the
top of his head blown off with a re-
volver and Jesse Meeks lies at the
point of death with his head and body
filled with buckshot.
STATE TREASURY SHORT.
Topeka, Kan , Oct. 10 —The state
accountant today made official report
to the governor in which he says he
has found shortages and irregularities
aggregating many thousands of dol-
lars in the state treasurer’s office.
Secretary Shaw predicted last De-
cember a deficit for 1904 -> of $2.3,002,-
146. How nearly this deficit will be
extinguished through the cuts made
by congress in the department’s esti-
mates remains to be determined. There
are as yet, however, no indications
that the year’s net disbursements will
greatly exceed its net receipts. With
an available cash balance on hand of
$139,716,179 the treasury can certainly
look with complacency on a possible
shortage next July of $.1,000,000 or
Muskogee, I T., Oct. 10. — There is
consierable uneasiness among some
of the notaries and city officials who
were scored in Judge Raymond’s
instructions to the jury, over anuoun-
c. merit that the grand jury in the
United States court, which has ended
its work for the October term, has re-
turned 125 indictments. The names of
the persons indicted are being closely
guarded as all are charged with crimi-
nal atfenses and none of them have
yet been arrested
It is understood that the grand jury
spent some time considering reports
of municipal grafting in Muskogee
and other towns in the Western dis-
trict but, whether tie indictments have
resulted from this investigation is not
The grand jury, before returning
yesterday, returned twenty-two ad-
ditional new bills.
HOME FROM WORLD TOUR
Mrs. Elizabeth B. Custer, widow of
the famous Indian fighter, arrived on
the North German Lloyd 9tean)9hip
Bremen Tuesday after a trip around
“We visited the Philippines out of
patriotism,” said Mrs. Custer, “but
the China sea took all the patriotism
out of us. That is the most terrible
sea during a gale that it was ever my
misfortune to be on. But the Philip-
pines are noble islands and the United
States should guard them zealously.
“A Russian cruiser bothered us a
great deal while we were on our way
from Hong Kong to Ceylon on a Pa-
cific and Oriental steamer. For twelve
hours the Russian bear waltzed about
us, but did not interfere with us beyoud
making us feel uneasy.
—From New York Letter.
with a good character,
is the genuine Round
Oak. It lias been on
the market these many
many years, and is still
the leader in sales and
popularity. It the best.
It is solid comfortfrom
the legs up, for it holds
the tire, burns any kind
of fuel and gives you
all the warmth you
want or just as little.
Don’t experiment; it
won’t pay you. There
is but one Round Oak.
It is sold in town at
our store only.
ALL NATIONS INVITED.
Portland, Ore., Oct. 11.— The Lewis
and Clark exposition has sent invita-
tions to the nations of the world to
participate lu the Lewis and Clark
fair. The communications were di-
rected to the representatives of thirty-
six nations now at St Louis, and
include all the great powers of the
WHISKY MEN WORSTED.
Bloomington, 111., Oct. 11 Much
interest was taken in the trial at Sul-
livan this week of ten saloonkeepers
who were charged by Mrs. A. D. Lilly
of that place with selling liquor to her
husband. He died from excessive
drinking. She sued for $10,000 and
af er an exciting trial she secured
judgment of $500 each against ffve of
the dealers. livery saloonkeeper in
the city was made defendant.
INVESTIGATED OKLAHOMA I
Lawton, Oct. 9.— C. H. Harudollar
and W. L. Clements,who are officially
connected with the interior depart-
ment, were in Lawton today on their
return to Washington from Hobart
after having made a week's investiga-
tion of the indictments brought against
members of the board of county com-
missioners and a contractor of Kiowa
county and other cases of alleged
boodling that have been reported to
the department These trials will be
called in the United States court at
Anadarko November 28. The lot sale
fund belonging to the city of Lawton
is in charge of Mr. Barndollar.
Arthur McLain made a very inter-
esting talk on Bulgaria this morning.
Every talk that has been given has
been interesting and in this way we
learn very much history of different
Carl Owens is with us again after a
Grace Caldwell and Lynval David-
son have been absent for the past two j
The boys have their foot ball and
have been playing this week. The
girls received their basket ball yester-
day and hope to soon have an inter-
esting basket ball game.
Floy Atwell has been compelled to
quit school on account of her eyes.
We miss her very much.
The primary department in the
frame building is progressing nicely
and must have a good attendance as
they have called for more seats.
Member of composition class.
C. S. Nealy, Omaha — Rheumatism
and kidney troubles have entirely left
me. Hollister’s Rocky Mountain Tea
made me well and strong. S5c, tea or
tablets.—Corbin & Lyncb .
DEATH RATE IN JAFAN.
Clarence Ludlow Brownnell, in his
recently published book on Japan,
says that the death rate for children
is lower in Japan than it is in Europe
and in America. This is as it should
be in a country where the houses are
off the ground a foot or two and have
no cellars, and the air inside is as
fresh as it is out; where, too, in such
places at least as Tokio everyone
bathes and has a good scrubbing every
day. From 800,000 to 1,000,000 per-
sons go to the public baths of the
capital daily, and there are tents of
thousands of private baths besides.
That is a good showing for a city
with a population of less than 2,000,-
In the district court cases have been
set down as follows, to date:
Territory vs Lon Pidcock.
Territory vs Thad Arbuckle.
Territory vs J B Howard.
Territory vs Steve Blakely.
Territory vs John G Parker.
Parker vs Layton.
Wright, trustee, vs Schroder
Curson us McLain.
Denton vs Sipult.
Conroy vs Beeman
Jones vs McDaniels
Matthews vs Kink.
Epps vs Moon, et al.
Webb vs Fallis.
Dennison vs Smuilion.
City of Chandler vs Henry C Glover
James Merriman vs John Mitchell.
Mills vs Grimes.
Richreek vs A T & S F R RCo.
Parker vs Ladley, et al.
Grason vs St L & S F R R
Landrum vs Johnson
Bessee vs Arnold, et al
Brownlee vs Frisco R R.
Spink vs Bennett.
Gordon vs Morris
Lynch vs Kirtley.
Talley vs Fairbanks.
Marshall Medicine Co vs Dickens.
E J Roe Hat Co vs Salo.
Bank of Kendrick vs Bishop.
Dickinson vs Frisco R R Co.
If you ever took DeWitt’s Little
Early Risers for billiousness or con-
stipation you know what pill pleasure
is. These famous little pills cleanse
the liver and rid the system of all bile
without producing unpleasant effects.
They do not gripe, sickeij or weaken,
but pleasantly give tone and strength
to the tissues and organs of the stoui-
ache, liver and bowels. Sold by Cor-
bin !t Lyncb.
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