The Shawnee Daily News-Herald (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 23, No. 222, Ed. 1 Wednesday, January 2, 1918 Page: 2 of 4
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WEDNESDAY P TNlNr- JANUARY 2, 19I8._
Shawnee Daily News-Herald
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The Indian* of Oklahoma are be
<ne. urged by Oal.e E. Parker, super-
intendent for the Five (Iviliied
Tribes, to lend their active support
to the war savings campaign whicli
is being waged throughout the state
An organization known as the Unit
,.,1 states Five Civilized Tribes Wat
savings Society has boen formed
and all Indians aro hsked to report
their purchases to the local field
clerk In order that their names be
placed upon the honor roll In this
society or to Join a similar one.
IT'S Tin: FAIIMI!ICS Hl'SINKSS.
The farmer may not feel that ho
individually is called upon with his
money and his sorvlces to. protect
the American flag on the high seas
tut Just wait until tho war Is over
when It may become a question of
whose wheat and whoso corn and
whose cotton arc shipped to foreign
polls for higher prices and It will
lie another matter. Hut the latest
l.lberty Loan and Red Croas cam-
paigns demonstrated that the farmer
Is rapidly coming allvo to his per-
sonal responsibility In the national
If some of the busy citizens who
liave too much to do to serve on
draft boards without pay when it in-
volves no genuine sacrifice could
get a lino on what becomes of Bel-
gian busltioss men In German-Belied
territory they would make It a point
to squeeze In a few spare hours for
The skilled mechanic who offers
his services at aviation and ship-
building plants today is little less a
patriot than the boy who will carry
his gun to the trenches.
Two years ago it was a European
war. Today it !b your fight and our
fight with ignominious defeat for the
one who lays down on the Job.
MAKE YOURSELF A
COMMITTEE OF ONE
Every Seditious Act or Speech
Should Be Re-
OKLAHOMA CITY. Jan. 2.—Acting
In accord with the spirit of those
cities in Oklahoma which have al-
ready passed Boditlon laws and In
the Interest of national welfare, the
Oklahoma State Council of Defense
urges each citizen to constitute? him-
self a committee of one to report any
violation of sedition laws either mu-
nicipal or federal. These complaints
of disloyal acts or speech should he |
Accompanied by affidavits if possi-
ble and the matter reported to city
authorities or to county councils of j
defense or the state council of de-
fense in case of infraction of federal
laws, when they will be lodged with
the proper authorities for investiga-
Retail dealers of Insecticide? are
oxempt from the licensing regulations
covering trade In white arsenic and
arsenic Insecticides. The only com-
panies required to obtain licenses are
wholesalers and jobbers.
WANTED—Position as clerk In
grocery store. Have had eight years
experience. Good references fur-
nished. Call "Public Drug Store,"
phone 23. 11 61
Received by Express
A Carload ol Buick Automobiles
Late reports on health conditions
at army camps and cantonmonts show
the epidemic of measles to be greatly
doeroasing. In several camps where
meusles has extensively prevailed the
number of cases of pneumoniu has
(i R AN DM A I SI h s\<.|
TKA TO D viiki N iiA IK |
She Mixed Sulphur Willi il lo He.
store Color, Gloss, Youtlifillness.
Common garden sage brewed into
a heavy tea with sulphur added, will
turn gray, streaked and faded hair
beautifully dork and luxuriant. Just
a few applications will prove a reve-
lation if your hair is fading, streaked
or gray. Mixing the Sage Tea and
Sulphur recipe at home, though, is
troublesome. An easier way is to
get a 50-oent bottle of Wyeth's Sage
ond Sulphur Compound at any drug
store all ready for use. This is the
old time recipe improved by the ad-
dition of other ingredients.
While wispy, gray, faded hair is
not sinful, we all desire to retain our
youthful appearance and attractive
ness. lly darkening your hair with
Wyeth's Sage and Sulphur Com
pound, no one can tell, because it
does it so naturally, so evenly. You
just dampen a sponge or soft brush
with it and draw this through your
hair, taking one small strand at
time; by morning all gray hairs have
disappeared, am!, aftor another appli
cation or two, your hair becomes
beautifully dark, glossy, soft and lux
This preparation is a delightful
toilet requisite and Is not intended
lor the cure, mitigation or prevention
of disease - Adv.
Pleurisy pains aro located ju.>t
l.elow the short ribs. Lumbago at'
fects the same region but toward
the back. BALLAKIVS SNOW LIN-
IMENT Is the remedv in either case.
If rubbed in thoroughly It eases
pain, relaxes the muscles and the
patient can move about freely and
comfortably. Price 2T c, 50c and
•*1.0Q oer bottle. Sold by Public
Drug Co.—Adv. • • •
[fl Oil, NOTES. O
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Hamlin's Wizard Oil
A harmless and effective prepara-
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and limbers up still aching joints and u u ' u u ° u u u u u u u ° u
You have no idea how useful it
will be found in cases of every day
ailment or mishap, when there is
need of an immediate healing, anti-
septic application, as in cases of
sprains, bruises, cuts, bums, bites
Get it from druggists for 30 cents.
If not satisfied return the bottle and
get your money back.
Ever constipated or have sick
headache? Just try Wizard Liver
Whips, pleasant little pink pills, 30
To ItcKiimc Drilling.
The Nine Oil & Gas Co. has stored
large amounts of fuel at their well
near Remus, and drilling will be re-
sumed thero verv shortly. The well
was down close to a thousand feet
when drilling stooped
To Drill Offset.
The Maud Oil & Gas Co. announces
that arrangements have been made
for the drilling of an offset well
near the location of the old Maud
More Wheatless Days
Yes if you want them. The more flour for Sammie
across the sea. You can get here:
Pure Rye flour, per tt> 8c
Pure Graham flour, 4tt> for 25c
Pure Buckwheat flour, per tb 1 Oc
Best Corn Meal, 4tb 25c
Bulk Rolled Oats, 3ft for 25c
The government says "Eat more Potatoes."
You can buy from us potatoes that are free from frost.
The nice mealy kind.
Best smooth Idaho Potatoes, per ft 21 2C
50 ft for $1.25
Home grown Winesap Apples of pretty fair quality, per
Fine Cooking Navy Beans, ft 18c; 2ft for 35c
Best grade Pinto Beans, ft 15c
Imported Pinto Beans, 2ft for 25c
Fancy full Japan Rice, 2ft for 25c
Choice quality Japan Rice, per ft 10c
Nice choice Blackeyed Peas, per ft 10c
Order today for tomorrow.
C. 0. D. Grocery & Provision Co.
V ALVE-IN-HE AD—PO WE R
E45 $1,265. E44, Roadster $1,265
E35, 4 cylinder, 5 passenger $730.00
f. o. b factory, Flint, Michigan.
See us for a demonstration at your convenience.
The Broadway Garage
9th and Broadway,
Full line of Automobile Accessories,
Miss Hazel Kerfoot, one of Shawnee'9 talented musicians
)lbs kerfoot's Recital
'I he largo audience which
Shawnee's talented musician,
I tone3. The second r *oup included
threo numbers by Chopin, a waltz
hoard 1 and a prelude which were delightful-
Miss i ly poetical, and, "The Polonaise,"
Hazel Kerfoot, last night at the High
S 'hool Auditorium when she ap-1
poared in rocltal for tiie benefit of I
the local Red Cross, found it hard
to believe it was not listening to a
seasoned professional throughout
the splendidly arranged program.
Rumors of Miss Kerfoot's wonderful
progress as a pianist had preceded
her appearance of course, but it Is
safe to say that few in the audience
wero prepared for the really re-
markable display of talent that was
Miss Kerfoot does not pose as a
vocalist, but her voice, a lyric so-
prano. which is ver;- sweet and
1 leasing, shows wonderful improve-
ment since she was last heard in
Shawnee. It was ct all time.; under
nerfect control the high notes ring-
ing clear and true, tho phrasing and
interpretative ability hein* espccinl-
'v worthy of mention Miss Ola
1 ee Gullcdge prove! a sympathetic
acre -mn'st, responding at will to
c-v mood of tho singer which add-
e l T v>ch to tho beauty of the varied
Miss Kerfoot's stage presence will
prove an appealing factor in her
•mm cess should she care to choo c
(he concert stage for a career. She
bis a contour of classic rcfincreut
:.n 1 although delightful^ rirl'h.
her f;se of manner and perfect ''•*> e
is truly remarkable. Indeed both her
appearance and her charming ore
gram wore received in a way that
belles utterly the old saying that a
prophet hath not honor in his own
The beautiful nov Stefnwfly piano
u«ed was graciously loaned for the
occas'on by Miss Helen Knowles,
nnd the committee on arrangements
is deserving of much nraise for the
artistic stage arran*emei>fs.
The following detiiled review of
the n',miter<' el, nn " 'v Ittenhy the
I : vue^t. of the X" Herald by one
of Shawnee's ted musicians
| -rhn was nro*ont:
I "The nrogr*m *••** brilliantly
opened bv a Houreo by P.aeh-Saint
I Snens. In contrast to this numher
| 1 - the Gavotte, Glnck-Brams. an ap-
of the heaviest numbers given,
(juito in contrast to the first two.
"The climax of the program was a
composition by Edward Collins,
teacher of Miss Kerfoot. This num-
ber was exceptionally brilliant and
wts played in tho most artistic
"Miss Kerfoot's vocal numbers
were delightful in their simplicity
aid 'airiness.' Two groups of short
songs charmed the entire audience.
"Polonoise by MacDowell was a
fitting close to such a pleasing pro-
gram. It is full of poignant phrases
and climaxes and deserves to be
rendered bv one so temperamental
a supper of beautiful appointments
alter the recital last night compli-
mentary to Miss Kerfoot and the
committee on arrangements to whom
much credit was due the success of
thia very delightful entertainment.
Seated with .the charming hostess
were: Mr. and Mrs. Kerfoot, Miss
Kerfoot, Miss Gulleage, Miss
Knowles, Messrs. and Mosdames
Walil, Ennis, Sage, Estill, Miss
Larch-Miller and Richard Estill.
( lirlsfmas Dinner.
Mrs. F. B. Reed and daughter,
Miss Zetah Reed, entertained at a
delightful old fashioned turkey din-
ner Christmas Day for Mr. F. B.
Reed and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Reen
of Sapulpa. Mr. Myrl Warren of
Alameda, Cal., Mr. and Mrs. A. P.
Loy and sons, Francis and Hilly, and
(huflng Dish Party.
On ( Thursday afternoon Miss
Zetah Reed gave a delightful chaf-
ing dish narty for Mrs. Paul Loy.
The guests were: Misses Hazel Ker-
foot. Anna Head, Helen Knowles,
Francos Watts. Anna Rowland, Lil-
lian Cross, Willie Rene Bowles, Al-
ice Miller, Ulali Loy and Mrs. Bryan
MRS. I I'KTH F'S SCHOOL
\d,ioh(m:i) intil jan. 12.
Mrs. Curtice's Industrial School
has adjourned for the holidays and
there will be no school Saturday, the
the adjournment lasting until
( Jan. 12.
Evolutloh of the Hut.
The conical hut of the reindeer
epoch, built of branches and twigs, suc-
ceeded the cave. The main prop of
these earlier huts was a tree, around
which branches were fastened, the
spaces between the twigs being tilled
up with rushes, turf, grass and clay.
Man was then able to cut wood with
stone axes, to combine various ele-
ments for the protection and defense,
and to become a more powerful ag-
gressor In the animal kingdom. It
was a step, and but a step, In ad-
vance. Then followed the third and
last period of the stone age, represent-
ed by the cavernous dwellings con-
structed of gigantic monolithic stone,
and roofed over with tho rough
branches and trunk of trees. The fam-
ous dolmens, cromlechs and similar gi-
gantic structures of stone, hitherto
supposed to be the work of the Druids,
are now believed to-be the remains of
the neolithic age.
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large returns guaranteed.
The Fidelity Building
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A home institution, will accomodate you no matter
how small or how large amount to be deposited or
Capital stock $600,000, Dividends earned 10 per
Call and see us, 105 North Broadway. Phone 1 100.
Elks Building Phone 120
Have your Insurance written In
old line AMERICAN Companies. J.
F. Dickson lias them at 121 North
by Geo. yr. Taylor,
0. It. U. Student.
I'lione 11G2-R. Ilef. Mrs. Felton.
The Firet Headlight.
The first headlight wus carried not
by a locomotive, but by n winged In-
sect—the lantern fly. Nobody knows
Just why the lantern fly carries a lan-
tern. Very likely it Is for the pur-
pose of notifying Insects of like spe-
cies and opposite sex of Its where-
abouts. But the contrivance Is wholly
unique of Its kind. The front part of
the lantern fly's head Is extended In
such a way as to form a hollow, bulb-
ous structure that (in a dead-and-
O o o dried specimen) has a paperlike con-
sistency. When the insect flies at
night the papery bulb Is Illuminated.
By what? Nobody can say, except that
It Is a phosphorescent light, and the
Dickson, 657 N ' nature of that Is a puzzle to science.
f Office Phone 57#. ♦
t Residence Phone 449-R. ♦
f TOM C. WALDltEP, ♦
f Mammoth Bldg. Rooms 111-112 "♦
♦ Shawnee, Okla. ♦
Women to sell guaranteed hosiery
to wearer. Salary $15 lull time, 25c
an hour spare time. Enormous
Christmas trade. Experience unnec-
essary. Guarantee Mills, Norris'
Word 5 Deed
is what the
Red Ball Transler
moved and baggage
A wedding of unusual Interest to
friends of the contracting parties
occurred New Year's Hay at the
home of Mrs. J. F.
Beard street when
Josephine Morris was united In mar-
riage to Mr. A. K. Newport, a former
well known resident of Shawnee
The pretty home wedding was
very quiet only relatives and a few
Intimate friends witnessing the cerc-
ironv which was performed by Hev.
Hewitt of the First Methodist
church. Tho bride was attractively
powned In a tailored taupe suit with
cessories to match. Immediately
5?ffor t'te ceremoiv tho counle left
for Oklahoma City where they will
for several di v< previous to go-
In r, to Miami where they will reside
for tho present.
lor Miss Morris.
Miss Anno Corloy entertained at
pleasant home on North Union
Friday evening honoring Miss
ToFonhino Morris who was mnrried
>M Nov. Year's D.iy to Mr. A. R.
\>wnr.ft a number of pieces of
beautiful cut glass wore given Mis
v orris from tho following intimate
nds who were nrnsent: Misses
Florence Br^dlev. Ahhle and Ther-
Flvnn. Vo t'loo Vrnidrf n, Oer
mv'o Cov)e«. MJen Hill. Mosdames
r rett. Roseherry end J.'F. Dlck-
o O 0
in- -line number. In this Miss Ker-1 ...
foot (iisnlayed intense , fcclinc and lor 'erfool.
hor ability to produce round full! Mrs. B. M. Slaglc entertained with
J A. Sawyer, aged sixty-three
years, died at his home, 116 North
Philadelphia at one o'clock this
morning. Funeral arrangements will
be announced later. Mr. Sawyer was
a member of the Maccabees.
Miss Daisy B. Allen of Evansville,
lnd., has bought tho millinery stock
of Miss Josephine Morris, located In
the Getz Dry Goods establishment
ond took charge Jan. 1.
NOTICE TO THK STOCK-
IIOLDKHS MKI TIMi.
Notice Is hereby given that the an-
nual meeting of the stockholders of
the Chambers Oil & Gas Company
will be held on tho 10th day of Jan-
uary, 1918. at 10 o'clock a! m. at the
office of the Company in Room 3, J.
\V. Fulkerson Building. Drum-
right. Oklahoma, at which meeting
all matters pertaining to the Com
p.iny will be taken up.
By Order of the President.
W A. CHAMBERS.
P. L. PRYOR.
and a "cold snaclc"
How dors this sound or, a r>UE7^ton f~r n mer.l some
day during this hot weathci ? Cold boiled ham, potato
sdad, rye bread, and ice-col j Bcvo.
B?vo v/as made wi'h nicc'.o ar.d "between meglj" in
mind. It't an ilFround c< fl dri 1. *. nj •■.ill,- and
refreshing aU l:y itself.-; d of just tlic favor '.o go with
any food—hot or cold- nr.d to make it taste bettor.
Qevo—the tll-ycar-fround • oft think.
Sold in bottle* only ar.d LottloJ «*.! .« _'y Ly
Anheuser-cuscii -c;r. louis
J. F. Dickson, tne
Muu." 121 N. Broadway.
Moore-Gaskill Undertaking Co.
Undertakers and Embalmers
Parlor 1 20 N. Bell—Day Phone 371
Night Phone, W. E. Gaskill, 850.
For Ambulancc, Phone 365.
Motor or Horse-Drawn Hearses.
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