Washita County Enterprise (Colony, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 36, Ed. 1 Thursday, December 2, 1920 Page: 1 of 10
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Published Every Thursday.
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Vol, II. No. 30
Colony, Oklahoma, Thursday Dec a, 1920.
8 1.50 a Year
OUR FARM LIST
No, 32— Iflrt acres 4 miles 8-east of Colony, 80 sorts in
cult, 80 acres in pasture, sandy loam, fair improvements,
all fonced and crossed, enough hog wiro to fence f irm,
Good well water and mill, Prico $3,500
No. 51—120 acres southeast of Colony, 75 acres in
cultivation, 40 acres pasture, good orchard, good im-
provements, good mixed land suitable for wheat and
c orn. Good terms. A bargain, at $6,500.00
No, 60—160 Acres 5 miles from Colony. 70 acres cultivation,
belince pasture, timber over pasture but good grass. Good im-
provements, 40 acres under hog fence. School house on lund.
(£ bought soon enn give possession. Price $4,000.00
No. 63—160 Acres 3 miles from Colony. 110 ucres cultivation,
50 acres pasture, nil lays perfectly level and could all be culti-
vated. Fair improvements; good orchard; nearly all of farm
fenced hog tlgl\t. Good water and mill. Prico $10,000.00
No. 76—160 acres northeast of Colony, 110 acres in
c ultivation, 4 acres orchard, balance pasture, good 5
room house, barn 32x38 and other buildings good. Can
get poscssion Price 10,000.00
No. 77 160 acres3 miles northeast of Colony 130 in
cultivation, balance pasture, good orchard, lays nearly
level, fair improvements. Price 7,500.00
No. 83 160 acres five miles east of Colony, 125 acres
in cultivation thirty five acres pasture, this is a good
sandy loam farm with a large house and barn good orch
ard, Price $ 10,500.00
No. 86—160 acres 7 miles northeast of Colony, 95
acres in cultivation, 5 acres meadow, 60 acres pasture,
good small orchard, good 6 room house and other im-
provements fair. mile to school. Price $8,000.00.
No. 91—160 acres east of Colony. One of the choice
farms of Caddo Co., laying perfectly level with 100
acres in cultivation, but all could be broke. 5 room
house, good young orchard and school house on farm.
Good water, mill, hog fence etc. Price $10,000.00
No. 92—320 acres N E of Colony. 180 acres in culti-
vation. balance pasture, good mixed sandy loam of
which 60 acres is good creek bottom. One set of good
improvements. Price $20,000,00
No. 98—160 acres northeast of Colony. 100 acres in
with farm this year at $5,500.00
No. 108—160 acres 5 miles southeast of Colony, 80 a
in cult which is all bottom land, 25 acres af same in
alfalfa, balai.'-t in pasture. Good large 5 room plas-
tered house end a large barn. All fenced and cross
fenced with (ffotc hog Vnre, running water in pasture.
This is a good buy at only $11,000.00
No. 120 2 room house and two lots in Colony, cast
front. Price $450.00.
No. 121—80 acres southeast of Colony, 55 acres in
cultivation, balance pasture. Suitable for vvneat. Pair
improvements, good well and mills. A good buy at
No. 122—One small house only, 12x18 in-Colony.
No. 125 80 acres south of Colony. All good strong
valley land, laying level, 55 acres in cultivation, balance
pasture. Pair improvements and good water and mill.
No. 125 1(>0 acres south of Weatherford, 100 acres
broke, balance hay land and pasture. Good wheat Jand.
Pair improvements, good water and mill. Price $7,500.
No. 126—200 acres southeast of Butler, laying level
and all good wheat land, 160 acres in cultivation, bal-
ance pasture. Nice, new, 6 room bungalow, balance im-
provements fair. Good water and mill. Price $16,000.00.
No. 127—320 acres northeast of Corn, 100 acres in
cultivation, balance pasture, 60 acres more could be
broke. All cultivating land is good wheat land. This is
an ideal stock farm as there is running water the year
around and plenty of timber and shade. All fenced and
crossed. 55 head of good young cattel goes with the
farm at $15,500.00. . .
No. 128--200 acres northeast of Colony, all laying
nearly icvel, 100 acres in cultivation, but a lot more can
be broken if wanted. Nice (> room bouse, good orchaid,
and 2 wells and mills. Price $10,500.00.
No 129—160 acres south of Weatherford, 100 acres
in cultivation, balance pasture. Lays nearly level and is
good wheat land. Fair improvements, about 10 acres hog
Wire, and good water and mill. Price $8 500.00.
No 130 Flour Mill in Corn, Okla., building 24oGx22
ft high Engine room 14x18, including 2 acre* of
ground. All mill machinery and fixtures including wag-
on scales and 30 horse power oil engine. 25 bW capacity
ncr dav 'Phis is a new null, and a bargain at $11,000.00.
No. 131—160 acres near Finger, Okla., 60 acres in
cultivation, balance pasture, good improvements, good
vv.,t,.r alul mill. Good orchard, all fenced and crossed,
1 1-2 miles from school. Price $5,500.00.
No. 134 160 acres northeast of Colony, 130 acres in
cultivation. Good voting orchard, good improvements,
alt fenced and crossed and 50 acres under hog fence.
(Jood water and mill. This is one of the best sa.idy oam
farms in the country, laying nearly level. 1 ncc $8,250.
No. 136 160 acres seven miles from Geary, tm
Blaine County, of which 80 acres is In Catlt. and bal-
ance in pasture. with a small house and barn on same.
$2 500 00 cash balance very easy terms, can give
possession 1-1-21 if not already rented. A veal bargain
No 137 200 acres south of Corn, 165 acres in Cult.
Balance Pasture. < jilted go wheat land laying nearly
level, and 10 ucres in Alfalfa.l c’ood Improvement*
and some nice terms. Price $100. po mle-
No 138-160 acres southeast of Colony, 100 ucres in
Cult, balance pasture. Good wheat land und lays nice.
Fair improvements, orchard, Hog wire, and good
water and mill. Good location. Price $9,500.00
No. 140—160 acre« southwest of Corn, 80 acres in
cultvation and 80 in pasture. Lays somewhat rolling
but good wheat land. Fair improvements and good
terms. prjCe $8,500.00
No. 141 A good five room two story house in
Colony, East front and well finished. Four Lots. A
Bargain at, $1,350.00
No. 143 80 acres east of Colony, 50 acres in Cult,
balance pasture, same of the best soil in Caddo County
and laying level, good six room house and other im-
provements fair. Good orchard and good water and
mill. Price $5,000.00. Good Terms.
No. 145—160 acres south of Colony, 60 acres in
Cult, balance in pasture, good strong wheat land, lays
rolling, fair improvements, all fenced and crossed,
well and fnill. Price $6,500.00
No. 146—A good six room house in Weatherford,
(Hueber Addition) well finished and east front, Two
lots, Garage, a good well of soft water and pump, A
real bargain at $1,600.
No. 147—160 acres northeast of Colony, 100 acres
in Cult, balance pasture. All laying level and all can
be broke out. Gilt edge mixed land, Good improve-
ments, Good water and mill, good orchard, mile to
school. Price $12,500.
No. 149—A good two room residence including 8
acres of ground in Colonv, All fenced, some fruit, fair
barn, fine cave, and good well. i . i.e $1,850.00
No. 150—160 acres east of Colony, 100 acres in
Cult, balance pasture, a good mixed soil laying level.
Good six room house, other improveme ts fair, Fine
orchard' Good water and mill, An ideal home.
No. 151—SO acres southeast of Colony, good mixed
land, 50 acres in Cult, balance pasture, fair improve-
ments, good water, and A mile to school. Price $2,500.
No. 152—160 acres two miles east of Colony, The
Chitwood Farm, about half or more in Cult, good san-
dy soil with a good square house and other improve-
ments fair, good orchard, will give possession 2-1-21 if
sold soon, this is a good buy at $8,000.00
No. 153—160 acres near Colony, with 70 acres in
Cult, balance in pasture good grass all over, house
other improvements fair, good orchard this is a good
sandy loam farm, could give some good terms. $4,000.00
will buy this farm but must be sold soon.
No. 154—160 acres two miles of Colony, 120 acres
in Cult, balance in pasture, all level, tlm is one of the
very best farms in this part of the
country, with a four rocm house and other improve-
ments fair, good orchard, can sell this good farm for
No. 155—160 acres near Corn, with 11.0 acres in
Cult, balance in pasture, large six room house, this is a
wheat farm with 35 acres in wheat which goes with
the farm, can give possession thirty days from date of
sale, good terms if sold soon, price only $5,500.00
No. 156—160 acres five miles of Colony, 130 acres
in Cult. 30 acres in pasture, sandy loam soil with a
four room house, wind-mill, pump and good wateiq
possession can be given in 30 days from date of sale if
not already rented, worth considering at $5,000.00 with
only $1,300.00 cash, balance on very easy terms.
No. 157—240 acres not far from Corn, of which
150 acres is in Cult, and 90 acres is in pasture good
grass and running water year round. Large eight room
house and other improvements good, most of the Cult,
land is now sowed in wheat of which one-third goes
with farm. Some good terms could be given if wanted.
No. 158—For Rent, 200 acres of which 100 acres is
in Cult, balance 1. hay meadow and pasture, good six
room house, granary, corn crib, barn etc. two wind-
mills and pumps good water. Cult, land all lays levej
and most of it is good black bottom land suitable for
any kind of crop, will rent same for $600.00 with $100.
cash, balance on years time, this is a snap for some one.
No. 159—For Rent 160 acres near Colony, about
130 acres in Cult, balance in posture, sandy loam soil,
large house, well with good water with mill, $335.00
will Rent this Farm, to be paid next fall, here Isa
1 1.60—For Rent 160 acres seven miles from
Geary, half In Cult, running water In pasture, with
small house and barn on same. Some bottomland extra
good, this farm can he Rented for $350.00 on Note Due
next fall, cheap Rent,
No. 161- For Rent 160 acres east of Colony, 100
acres in Cult. 60 in pasture, good six room house, und
good Orchard, well with good water and mill on sumo,
will take $350 00 Rent $100, of same cash and $250.00
on Note clue next full. ’
No. 162 160 a< res t wo and a half mile east of Col-
ony, tr.e farm with the large Apple Orchard, the income
of the Apple Orchard was over $2,000.00 last, year, this
farm has 115 acres in Cult. Good soil suitable for any
kind of crop, house with four rooms, good barn and
other improvements fair, all fenced with hog wire, here
is a good buy at $10,000.00
No. 1(*3 —160 acres south of Weatherford, 60 acres
in Cult, balance In pisture. small house and other im-
provements very poor but hero Is a farm that is worth
the money at only $6,100.00. There is $3,500.00 Loan
against this farm which may be assumed, easy terms
on most of the balance, with little cash,
SUCCESS REALTY COMPANY
Mail Oar Fire
Last Saturday as Mail Carrier
Bailey was making his run from
Weatherford, to Colony, a mail
sack filled with papers and parc-
els which was tied on the car
fender, was discovered to be on
fire. Quick work saved the car
and its load of mail, except the
one sack which was burned,
only a few pieces being rescued
from it. The fire is thought to
have caught from the exhaust.
Photographs have been sue
cessfully cabled across the Atlan-
tic. The first pictures transmit-
ted were probably those taken
in New York, of the recent
international yacht race and re-
produced a few hours later in a
London, newspaper. There are
several methods of transmiting
photographs by wire and even
by wireless electricity, but the
system followed in cabling the
yacht pictures is probably the
best. The negative containing
the photograph is ‘‘coded,” or
prepared for transmission by an
ingenious device which reduces
the picture to an arrangement
of messages which resemble an
ordinary cable code and can be
transmitted as such. This mes-
sage can be handed into a tele-
graph office for transmition like
any other message. On being
received on the other side of the
At lantic this message is placed
in a machine resembling an ord-
inary typewriter and is in turn
reproduced by a series of holes
in a long tape. The tape is then
placed in the reproducing
machine with an undeveloped
plate and after being transmitted
the plate is placed in a develop-
ing bath which reproduces the
original picture in every detail.
Some details are lost in the
sending, but it is promised that
the machine will soon he per-
fected and long distance trans-
mission of photographs will be
Grocery Changes Hands
The Holly grocery and pro-
duce business has been purchased
by Messers G. C. Jennings and
J. A. Fox, who will enlarge the
stock, Mr. Jennings comes
from a farm east of town but
Mr. Fox brings with him a num-
ber of years experience in the
produce business at Minco, and
other places. Mr. Holly will
turn his attention directly to the
freighting business in which he
has been interested for some
Big Mission Sale
On Thanksgiving day the
church at Corn, held their annu-
al mission sale. The congrega-
tion estimated to number a
thousand people, was in buy-
ing humor and and the sale
totaled $1246.80, which goes to
missions. The articles sold
consisted of quills, pillows, tabl*
covers, etc. One comfort sold
for $*19., was given back and
sold again for $33., u pair of
pillows brought $38. and a pil-
low case sold for $18.
Death of William Dunn
Albert Dunn received a tele-
gram from Hot Springs, Arkan-
sas, Monday informing him that
his brother, William Dunn was
dead. Mr. Dunn hud been in
I poor health for some time and
! had been taken to Hot Springs
; for treatment. The body was
taken to Hennessey, Oklahoma,
i for burial, where the funeral
'services were hold Wednesday.
thu deceased was also the broth-
jer of Mesdames B. H. and
Charlie Maggard was the re-
cipient of a generous uupply of
enke from the Ladies Aid of
Falrvlew Thursday, 'Phis little
act on the part of these good
ladies was not misplaced an
Charlie is trying hard to furnish
us real telephone service.
Pie Supper .
A pie supper was given at the
school house last Wednesday
night, a fair crowd being present.
The proceeds amounting to $44.
55, will be used for the benefit
of the school.
Ranging around the Mission
have become a nuisance. Own-
ers are requested to keep them
up. Otherwise we will buy same
at market price. J. L. Read.
Frank Crissman was trading
in Weatherford, Fiiday after-
Cow Taken Up
Large red cow at my place in
Colony. E. King.
H. D. Kroeker of Corn, was
transacting business in Colony,
Miss Myrtle Bond of route
one, visited her sister Mrs. Tom
Claunch northeast of Colony,
Saturday and Sunday.
We will buy new corn. Seta,
under opening Weatherford
prict, Trade or account.
Colony Mercantile Co.
Mr. and Mrs. John Harmon
and son Dallas spent Thanks-
giving day at the Fred Exendine
Theodore Haurcy has recently
improved his premises in north
Colony, by setting out young
trees and trimming the old ones.
Miss Alvn Styles entertained
Herbert Morgan, Russel Will-
iams, Bert Ramsey and Mies
Ophie Williams, Thanksgiving
FOR SALE—A Few Register* d
Duroc Gilts and Boars fer
3ale. Also two fresh milk cows
and alfalfa hay. See E. King,
The Pie Supper given at Five
Mile school house Friday night
for the bmeiit of the school was
well attended; the proceeds
amounting to $39.01.
Dr. Witt was called to the
Lewis Klein home northeast o(
Colony, Friday night to attend
Mrs. Klein who has been troub-
led for some time with gall
Negleotlng The Battery
Your soul is your batter}
When you neglect it it gives n
sign. Put some day when yo
sadly need it, it is likely to f»
you. Better have it looked nftc
at regular intervals at the serv
ice station. A little of I he wati
of it’s life is needed once a woe
to say t he least.
You are welcome at the Col
ony Mission Churh. Englla!
I serviced Sunday evening at 7$(]
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