The Colony Enterprise (Colony, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 51, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 18, 1920 Page: 1 of 8
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The Colony Enterprise
Vol, I* No. 51
Published Every Thursday.
Colony, Oklahoma. Thursday. Mar 18, I»VO.
$ 1.50 a Year
9j hool Work
There is some good work be-
ing done in both the high school
and the public schools this year
and if the patrons will make a
visit to them, they will be pleas-
ed with the promptness in recit-
ations and the splendid discip-
The teachers and pupils are
working under difficulties that
should be remedied by furnish-
ing them better quarters and
such addition to equipment
Mill make our schools comfort
able and convenient as well as a
pride to the community.
Some differences of. opinion
exist that should be settled am-
iacably and for the best interest
of all, and "a pull together”
will give us a splendid school
building. There is no good rea-
son why our high school should
labor in cramped rented quart-
ers, when a new building could
be erected that will place it a-
mong the accredited schools of
To our mind the present school
ground is not the best place for
the building although it has some
advantages and a change of lo-
cation would probably bury the
worst bone of contention. If all
of us will show the proper spirit
of consideration for the views
and desires of others the differ-
ence can be adjusted and the
much needed school building e-
Miss Eula Kendrick spent the
week end at home.
Jed Seger has been doing some
carpenter work over on Buck
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Smart and
family from near Hinton took
Sunday dinner at the C. G. Isaac
Misses Bertha and Nellie Steb
ler and Miss Heith, who have
been attending Normal at Wea-
therford, spent the week-end
with home folks.
1920 Sample books at my home
one mile east of Colony. Call and
see them. Prices right. Mrs.
Thos. Hudgens. 51-2t.
Enos Welling,of Bison, Okla-
homa, was visiting at Tom Wil-
liams’ the past week.
We Want Your Leases
If we block up some leases,
THb chance increases,
That we get a fair test hole.
Mr. Me Carthy,
Represents a party,
Wanting to drill this hole,
And Father Cox,
Will smack his chops,
When the wheels began to roll.
When we quit drilling,
Our purses will be filling
With the liquid gold.
Don’t get contrary,
Slip off and worry,
.. When we call the roll.
We want your leases,
As the chance increases,
We wan’t you on the roll.
To dig a hole for grease,
It takes the grit
And the olny way to get it
Is with the drillers bit.
Give me your leases,
As the chance increases,
We want you on our roll.
G. C. Giles.
Oklahoma, City. March. 10th.
A “square” meal for the Jews in
Bessarabia, Bukowina and the
Ukraine consists of a thin soup
made of beans and potatoes,
without bread or other “trim
mings,” according to A. D.
Engelsman, of this city, chair-
man of the Oklahoma State
Jewish Relief Committee, which
will conduct a campaign April 5
to 12 for funds to relieve the suf-
fering of destitute Jews in war
The large Jewish population
in the regions, states Mr. Engels-
man, is facing the coming winter
with dread, while the undernour-
ished, underfed children present
a sight that haunts all who have
traveled through the countries.
"To my mind” asserts Mr.
Engelsman,” going to the rescue
of these people ought to super-
cede everything else, and if we
do not immediately make efforts
to save them, thousands of lives
will be lost.
H. S. Geiger was hauling corn
to Weatherford, Saturday.
L. L. and Earl Butler spent
Friday evening at the Kendrick
Meat Market & Cream Station.
Come and see us. We carry a full lire
Compound, Fresh and Cured meats.
Under New Management
We strive to please our customers and make
8ERVICE a foature of every business transac-
tion. Let us serve you,
Fresh Bread Every Day
Bring us your POULTRY, EGGS and CREAM
We pay the Highest CASH Prices.
D B .HOLLY.
Mrs. J. M. Seger entertained
Earl Brown and family, John H.
Seger and wife, Miss Bessie Seg-
er and Mrs. Cronk and children
for Sunday dinner.
Prices Right And Quality First
Closing Out Sale on Shoes
This is what you [will find at our store.
We errry a full line of Groceries” And some
Dry Goods. [Don’t forget to call on us as
we will treat you right.
OUS SHOE STOCK MUST GO. owing to the condition of ibe present markets. We are unable to stock
the numbers which our trade mostly demands* therefore we have decided to close out our entire stock; thus giving
you the advantage of our early buying. We as well as you realize that shoes are high and still the prices are soaring
dally. We guarantee to save you 35 percent over shoes bought on to-days market.
Sale Begins Saturday9 March 13 and lasts 2 Weeks
' During which time we will sell you any shoe in the house at 20 percent discount, which places them to you
at first cost. We have about 500 pairs of Shoes and Oxfords for you to pick from, consisting of Men’s Women’s
and Children’s. Overshoes and Tennis Shoes not included.
SPeeial For Saturday Only
First Pick Mince Meat 10c
•* Prunes, 2 lbs.' v 45«r
Bellisle Corn, *2 for 35©
Mills River Tomatoes No. 3,2 for 45c
Best on Earth
New State Ooffee
White Pony Coffee
Men’s Work Shoes
Peters Good Feelers e’ra shoes
unequaled for wearing
Present price $7.76 Sale Price $6.20
Munson’s Army Last Shoe, Choc
retan soft tip Blu sizes 6 to 9i $8.25
less 20 percent $6.50
No 8474 Winner Choc glove outing
Blu, makes an easy serviceable shoe
$5.50 figured down to $4.40
3436 Winner choc glove outing Bal
Is a good cheap shoe $4,75 less 20
percent equals $3.80
\f * * V ’ * t, •
The above described shoes are in a
complete run of sizes We can fit you
No 1549 Jewel Dull Cabretta Polish
Pickford 2 pair only size 8 $10 now $8
A goodly number of sizes ranging
from 3 to 4j at your price
O U shoes gun metal Blu Sale
Children's and Misses’
Children’s Cupid Blk Kid Button
$2.25 now $1.80
Misses Gun Metal Mat top Polish
Dandy little shoe $4.25 now $3.40
Child’s brown kid button $3.85
Sale Price $3.00
Child’s Pat mat top Button Sale
Boys Dress and Work
Boys’ Boxside whole quarter Blu
. $4.50 Sale Price $3.60
Boys’ choc glove Blu $4.50 now $3.60
Boys’ choc retan Blu U S Army
style A real bargain $5.00 now $4.00
Boys’ dark Lotus lace style and
quality $4.00 Sale Price $3.20
Men’s blk kid lace A good feeler
$6.50 now $5.20-
Let os take your Grocery order, our line Is complete. We have Red Star Flour, such as you have not been
acquainted with, at 83.50 per sack. Arbuckle Coffee is now going at 45c per lb. Bring us your Eggs and Butter
Rtmimbir The Faunon Supply Co lajClooIng Out—Opporumltlu of ■ life Time
Bring us your eggs and Butter J
and you will save money
if you will stop to think.
E. Price & Son
Have you Been the lat-
test model Maxwell cars.
We have one in stock.
One of the newest design-
ed cars on the market.
Have made a wonderful
change from the older mod-
Call and 3ee it and .let
us demonatrate it to you.''
$ Payne flu to Sales Go. .
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Ramsey, H. C. The Colony Enterprise (Colony, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 51, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 18, 1920, newspaper, March 18, 1920; Colony, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc936629/m1/1/: accessed October 21, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.