Capitol Hill News. (Capitol Hill, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 19, Ed. 1 Friday, January 19, 1906 Page: 1 of 8
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Entered as second-class matter. Nov. 11, 1905, at the postoffice at Capitol Hill, Okla., under Act of Congress of March h, 1879.
VOLUME I. CAPITOL HILL, OKLAHOMA COUNTV, OKLAHOMA. FRIDAY, JAN. 19, 1906. NUMBER 19
Sunday school,10:00 a. in,
Preaching at 11 a. in.
Juniors. 3 p. m.
B. Y. P. U., 6:45 p. m.
Preaching, 7:30 p. in.
Teachers meeting, 7:30 Tuesday
Prayer meeting, 7:30 Thursday
Ladies aid societv,2 p.m. Thurs-
days, at Mrs. O. E. Powers.
Your presence is desired at all
W. B Peeples. Pastor.
The Last Adieu.
BY MRS. MAY MEAD—NEE KELLEY.
They parted by the garden gate
When the moon was in the sky,
The violet kissed the drooping rose,
The lilly breathed a sigh.
And when he kissed her blushing cheek
The dewdrop shed a tear.
The song of the whippoo rwill
Was all hhat they could hear.
All nature was hushed in silence,
For it seemed as if it knew
That it was their last sad parting;
It was their last adieu.
Wrapped in the stars and stiipea.
Under a foreign sky,
There lies the lonely grave
Of the lad who said, “Good bye.”
Sunday school, 10 a. in.
Services at 11 a. in.
Christian endeavor, 7:30 p. m.
Ladies aid society meets every
Tuesday. Mrs. Eliza Sivard presi-
SEVENTH DAY ADVENTS.
Sabbath school every Sabbath
at 2:30 p. m , at the residence of
Mrs. Swartzbaugh. Everv one is
invited to attend the Bible read-
ings at the close of the Sabbath
F. U. or A.
The Fraternal Union of America rneel
at Rogers’ hall every Friday night.
It, A. Caldw'ell F. M.
W. A. Burdick, See.
I. O O. F.
Moots every Thursday night at Rogers
P,h1 I, Jus. Knight, N. G.
It. W. Rogers, Sec,
Capitol Hill Business Men’s Club and I
Chmnber of Commerce meets every Tues- 1
day evening at 7:30 in Roger’s hall.
E. R. Rogers, Pres.
W. E. Caldwpll, S’ c.
Meet every Wednesday afternoon at
Mrs. Nellie Rogeis, Oracle.
Mrs. Swartzbaugh, Recorder.
MAC A BEES.
Meet Monday afternoons at Kaufman
hRH Mrs. Kyle, Cum
Mre. Julia Kurlee. Sec.
The same fair maid sits waiting,
Filled with joy and bliss,
List’ning to the whippoorwill
That saw their parting kiss.
It was their last sad parting,
All nature seemod te say.
When he whispered, “Good bye darling.
“I will be back, some day,”
Died—At midnight on Tuesdny
of diphtheria. GracieFrench, aged
9 years; eldest child of Mr. and
Mrs. \V. B. French of E Capitol
Hill. The funeral took place at
3 c’olock Wednesday afternoon.
Gracie was a sweet, lovable child,
possessing a wisdom far beyond
her years, and all through her ill-
ness tried to assist her parents in
their efforts for her tecovery, show-
ing a sweet submission to their
wishes which won the hearts of
all about her Her father, mother,
iittle sister and brothers, will be
very lonely without their loved
one; but spirits like hers are buds
too tender for the cold blasts of
earth, and after their first keen
sorrow has worn away they will
love to think of Gracie safe—
“Where in an eden blossoming in
Bloom the fair flowers earth hat
too rudely pressed.
Get the Paper this Month Free.
Mrs. Lon Rarlon left for her fu-
, , , ture home f.t Harveys Burg, Ohio,
The following named scholars ,
® Live the Capitol Hill last Sunday afternoon, accompan-
will receive the Capitol
News for the month ol January
as a reward of merit for having
the highest average during the
month of December:
Ross Glyn ----
Dorati)a Agee. _
ied by her two little daughters.
We are sorry to lose Mrs. Harlon
from our town, but hope she will
be happy and prosperous in her
new home; the News will carry
the good will of her friends here
when it reaches her every week
and she will know what the future
brings to the coining city of Capi-
tol Hill, and to the friends she
Homes Lefurgey and wife enter-
tained Mr. and Mrs. Bailey, of
Pawnee, at dinner Sunday. Mr.
and Mrs Bailey were former resi-
dentsof the Hill.
To the Minnehaha girls
Of innocent mirth, «
Emblems of purity
The purest on earth.
Wherever you dwell,
May content be your lot,
And friendship like ivey
Encircle your cot.
May each rosy morn,
Decked in mantles of peace,
Shed light o’er your dwelling,
Your blessings increase.
May you Minnehaha girls,
So happy and gay,
Long live to take part.
In this innocent way.
The club was entertained by
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Caldwell;
refreshments were served. Those
present were; Lulu Caldwell, Min-
nie and Archie Adams, Nora and
Bessie Flanagan, Daisy Graham
and Jennie Lyons.
Miss Nannie Lingeufelter was
made a member of the club
Call on J W. Morris on West
Main street; have your name en-
graved on glass and your eyes fit-
ted with good glasses. 15 years
The council met Wednesday
night and passed two important
ordinances, which wdl be found in
There seems to be a good pros-
pect for a bank on the Hill be-
C. C Courtney lias closed bis
meat market preparatory to en-
gaging in other business.
Fine cheese at Northcutt’s only
15c per pound.
Mrs. Lefurgey of Gillets Grove
Iowa, will receive the News for
this year as a New Years gift from
her son and his wife, Mr. and Mrs.
Lefurgey of the Hill; nothing
makes a nicer gift than this for it
comes every week with its message
Jeff Maxey of El Reno,and Miss
Martha Maxey of the city, spent
Sunday on the Hill, visiting with
F. Koepke of Norman was a Hill
visitor again this week. Frank is
buying some choice lots here and
can see assured prosperity of this
Mr. Smith and family who occu-
pied the Tannehill home last sum-
mer have become residents of the
Hill again and are living in the
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Jessup and Smalley are already
at work on the new home that W.
E. Caldwell will erect.
Mrs. A1 lie Davis (not Allie) has
a 11 lb boy, born, Jan 14th. What
do you think of that?
The youngest child of Homer
Lefurgey is quite sick this week.
Dr. Frances Woods, of the Red
Cross, will speak at Kaufmans lmll
Sunday afternoon at 2:30. Dr.
Woods is a lecturer for the Nation-
al Womans Suffrage Association
and is well worth hearing.
Mr. Jessup is another one of
our leading citizens who wants the
home paper and says so.
Abe Craddock has sold his prop
erty on east Capitol Hill.
An addition to the house lately
purchased by Rev. Finch on C av.
is being built
The street car line has comple-
ct-! putting up the trolley wire
supports on the posts and it w-ill
be but a matter of a few days, un-
til we’uns will travel on the elect-
ric cars to and from the heart of
Buled oats at Northcutt’s 30c.
Heinz’s apple butter and catsup
at Harry W. Rogers Mercantile
The water here is so pure and
sweet that a saloon is unthouglit
of; no Vags, no objectionable char-
acters; just simply a model town,
with model citizens, good schools
and churches—a home of and for
moral and religious citizens--none
others wanted, nor would they be
tolerated. The place to raise chil-
dren to lives of usefulness.
Baking powder 5c can. a* North-
Chant & Reeds comedy com-
pany of drama and vaudeville will
be at Rogers’ lmll Saturday night.
Thera will be good music, and
dancing with comedies; and Prof.
Geo. Reeu’s troupe of educated
dogs wid be a star addition to the
other attractions. Adults, 25 cents;
Just received 20 boxes of fresh
soda crackers only 6c per lb by the
box at Harry W. Rogers Mercan-
New window glasses are being
put in the Baptist church to re-
glace those which had been broken
out by carelessness of boys.
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Jackson, S. M. Capitol Hill News. (Capitol Hill, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 19, Ed. 1 Friday, January 19, 1906, newspaper, January 19, 1906; Capitol Hill, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc937007/m1/1/: accessed December 13, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.