The Kiowa County News. (Lone Wolf, Okla.), Vol. 15, No. 33, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 13, 1916 Page: 1 of 8
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
' ■ •■ “ VAf.
THE KIOWA COUNTY NEWS.
LON 12 WOLF, KIOWA rolJNTY. OKLAHOMA. JULY 13, 11HU
LONE WOLF TELEPHONE CO.
We Handle Phone Boxes New and Second Hand; ■
Poles and All Kinds of Construction Mate
rials, (iood Live Batteries on Hand j
At All Times.
All Kinds of Repair Work
; This is the man who stays on the job all summer
long and then spends his Christmas holidays among
: his people, inquiring what he can do for them.
Will we vote for him? 1 guess yes...
THEIORIENT STATE BANK
: F-O-R E-V-E-R-Y-T-H-I-N-G
Hon. J. V. McQtintle, candidate to succeed him«
i self as congressman from the 7th Oklahoma Dist. -•
c < >
A safe place to do yonr Banking Business. Your money is safe
here; we extend credit to our customers when called upon.
L. N. JEROME, President. E. S. LAWRENCE, Cashier.
Fair Catalog Now Out
The catalog for the Dill Town-
ship Free Fair to he held in Lone
Wolf September 7th and Hih is
off the press; and copies have
been mailed to every farmer in
the Township getting mail on
The premium List is very com-
Clark Perkins, one of our far-
mer friends who lives some six
miff s southeast of town had the
misfortune to lose his granary
and contents by lire about five
o’clock Monday morning.
Mr. Perkins was asleep when
Shoes are honest-
ly of solid leather
, , , , the fire broke out and neighbors
plete and we have known some precievinK the Bm(lke called hin,
County Kami of Ions organiza-, by phone_ Nothing was aaved
tm.thal Hie Premium lint ol' Jlowever but a small quantity of I
Dill Township would be a ereoit wheat thflt faited t0 burn.
USE FULL CREAM FLOUR
GHIGKASHA MILLING CO.
CRAIN AND COAL
HIGHEST PRICES PAIL FOR GRAIN.
The Best of Coal always on hand.
HONEST WEIGHT our motto.
W. E. McCARRICK, Manager.
THERE'S A “DIAMOND BRAND” SHOE FOR EVERY
PURPOSE. A PRICE FOR EVERY PURSE
When you buy Shoes insist on Peters “DIAMOND
’BRAND,” the best for the price, no matter what
the price may be.
WE SELL ’EM
“THE DEPEND ON IT”
to. The monetary value of pre-
miums is not su large but after
all the honor of winning and the
ability to show agricultural pro-
ducts and live stock that are in
advance of what we have been
accustomed to is worth many
times more. On account of our
appropriation agreed upon by
our County Excise Board, being
small, it would be impossible to
have larger premiums.
Every Township in Kiowa
County will have a Free Fair
this Fall and in fact such will be
the case in very near every coun-
ty in the state; some townships
had Free Fairs last year and
thus had some advantage gained
by experience: but by the help
of every one, Dill should out-dis-
tance them all, even if it is her
first attempt. We have more
diversification of crops, more
varieties of soil more acres in
cultivation per capita, than anv
Township in the County, so it is
up to us to make a showing that]
will follow up to the State Fair,
and be a means of aiding Kiowa
County to win over other counties
at the State F'air.
Some article is becoming ready
for preperation every day, and
will continue so from now till
Fall, so keep the Fair in mind,
single out a section in your cot-
ton and corn field, a good thrifty
watermelon, keep vour best
stock in trim condition, so it will
be a small matter to get them
ready at the last moment.
If you need any help or advice
call on our Farm Demonstrator
F. F. Parker. Hobart, Okla. and
he will gladly advise you.
Girls and boys belonging to
clubs anil those that do not, look
over the catalog and pick out
something you are interested in
and commence now to prepare.
We understand that the build-
ing was insured for about a hun-
dred dollars, which was not more
than one fourth of the loss suf-
No one has the slightest idea
how the conflagration started as
there had been no fire near nor
was there any reallv inflammable
matter stored there.
Retha Ottinger the daughter
of F. L. Ottinger, who live?
northeast of Lone Wolf has been
taken to Guthrie where she was
operated or. for appendicitis.
Dr. Craun of the Methodist Hos-
pital is attending her. She is
getting on nicely considering the
difficulty of the operation and it
is to be hoped that she will soon
be able to return home.
Miss Maud Christopher board-
ed the morning train for Hobart
Some Big Bargains Will Appear
Id Tbis Space Soon
Watch for ’Em.
In the article below the an-
nouncement last week gave the
telephone number 40 which
should have been 140.
1 wish to notify the public that
the old Cox Henry Grain Elevator
has been purchased by the
Fidelity Grain Co ,,of Cormen
and Enid, and that I am consti-
tuted manager. Am now open
and prepared to handle your
grain in anyquantities or at any
Any fovars recived from my
old friends will be appreicted.
J. M. Riley.
‘Yours To Serve’
I. M. HIGGINS & CO.
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Newspaper.
Hill, F. C. The Kiowa County News. (Lone Wolf, Okla.), Vol. 15, No. 33, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 13, 1916, newspaper, July 13, 1916; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc914335/m1/1/: accessed February 26, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.