The Carter Express. (Carter, Okla.), Vol. 13, No. 29, Ed. 1 Friday, October 6, 1922 Page: 1 of 6
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The Carter Express.
VOL. 13. No. 29
CARTER. BECKHAM COUNTY. OKLAHOMA. FRIDAY, OCT. 6. 1922.
GEO. W. CAIN. EDITOR.
Your Grocery Trade...
Your Fresh Meat Trade....
Always come to our store for your
We appreciate your trade...
Best Line of Flour
We Are In The Market For
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Money to Loan
Attractive Rates and Terms
Long or Short Time
O'DONNELL REALTY CO.
' ELK CITY
f Mrs. Cecil Summers has been
| right sick for several days.
Robt. Davis and wife left for
Dallas, Texas, Thursday morn-
ing to visit relatives and attend
the big Texas state fair.
BETTER THAN DISH WASHING
Student Find* Occupation of Driving
a Taxi Allows Him Mora Time
for Hit Book*.
The pasftarby stopped beside the
taxicab parked near Br.vant park, re-
mark* the New York Sun. He had
passed the same driver several time*
and had noticed he was reading. Once
It waa Plato’s dialogues, another time
John Huskln's "The Stones of Venice,”
snd now hla Interest was spurred to
the questioning point hy observing the
driver was delving Into Aristotle.
“I'm working tny way through col-
lege," he said. ‘I heard about students
who washed dishes and all that sort
of thing. But taxi driving Is the Ideal
Job for the student. I don’t start to
work until late In the afternoon. I
have a rush at only certain hours.
The rest of the time I spend studying.
You get plenty of time In between
fares to learn the Euclid, the history
of the pyramids, and why Buskin is
dead against too much purple In
painting. I suggest taxi driving any
time Instead of waiting on tables."
Miss Faye Hunn. who has been
seriously ill with intlamation
of the lungs and pneumonia is
much better at present.
Fine Baled Algalfa Hay 70 cts
per bale; corn 75 cents per bush-
el. 10 miles northeast of Carter.
—Mrs. F. M. Hopper.
The EXPRESS editor and wife
were over at the county capital
Wednesday attending to some
Ben Waldrop and family are
having this week end for Dallas
to buy goods and take in the big
Aibert, Andrew and Bernard
McClung, and Marvin Cam. all
drove down in a car to Okla.
City last Friday and took in the
Come to Sayre to have your
Dental work done.—Dr. Asbury.
Billie, the little daughter of
W. J. Boydson and wife is very
low', having had a relapse with
Money to loan on farms. Low-
est rates in ten years.
G. C. Mitchel.
Big Time at Fair
The EXPRESS editor and fam-
ily went over to the big state
Fair at Oklahoma City on
Wednesday night of last week
and remained over till Saturday
We visited the Fair on Thurs-
day and again on Friday, and
Saturday went sight-seeing in
the city and did not go out to the
Friday was our biggest day
This was Okla. Press Day. Tne
newspaper folks all met at the
Huckins hotel Friday morning
where the fair management had
established a bureau for the
visiting editors to register. Af-
ter registering they all received
their credentials giving them ad-
mittance to the fair and everj-
thing on the grounds. The edit-
ors and families first went from
the hotel to the Capital Theatre
where they were entertained
with a show till eleven o'clock,
then they proceeded to the
Chamber of Commerce dining
room where a delicious luncheon
was served. After dinner there
were some interesting addresses;
also some good music by mem-
bers of the Dunbar Opera Com-
pany, after which the crowd
scattered and boarded street cars
for the fair grounds w here we
visited the many different shows
that afternoon. As a whole it
was one of the most enjoyable
days that we have yet spent at
the fair. A fellow just simply
feels at home when he gets into
a crowd composed of folks who
follow the same business as him
self even though he is not per-
sonally acquainted with them.
Earl Cranston of the Elk City
Press was the only other Beck-
ham County editor that we saw
pre.-ent. There were nearly
three hundred in the crowd. We
enjoyed the occasion so much
that we expect it will be a rather
hard matter for us to miss at-
tending these press day meets
regularly in the future.
We also had a good time on
Saturday seeing the city. We
first visited some of the large
stores and then boardeef a street
car and went to the state capi-
tal, and went through the build-
ing from bottom to top. Took
some kodak pictures in different
parts of the building. We had
already taken a lot of pictures
from the roof of the Huckins ho-
tel and’in other parts of the city
Before leaving the capital we
went through the Okla. Histori-
cal Society department and saw
the thousands of old curios, rel-
ics etc., which were very inter-
esting. If you ever visit the
state capital be sure and go
through this department.
In the afternoon we went out
to Wheeler Park, a very inter-
esting and pretty place. Here
they have many different kinds
of wild animals, bears, buffaloes,
leopards, lions, llamas, deers
and many others. In this park
is also a very large 'greenhouse
where a great many varieties of
pretty flowers are raised.
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Back in Produce
We are unable to quote
prices at present but will
pay the highest market
Will be at theG. Davis Gar-
age in the South side of town.
We will begin buying Satur-
day and will appreciate your
LONG & BUNTEN PRO. CO.
;■ G. F. Long
Mrs. W. W. Biscoe is seriously
ill this week.
Ole Cummins purchased a new
car last week.
I. N. East and son Dee, were
taking in the big state fair last
I will have my colt show Satur-
day afternoon, October 7tb, and
will give $10. premium for best
mule colt from my jack. Be
sure to bring your colt in, you
T. L. Breeze.
Bill Simpson was wholesaling
some groceries down from Sayre
Money to loan on farm. Low-
est rates in ten years.
G. C. Mitchel.
Uncle Jack Henson was an Ok-
lahoma City fair visitor the lat-
ter part of last week.
Come to Sayre to have your
Dental work done.—Dr. Asbury
J. C. MacKenzie and family at-
tended the state fair last week
end. Mrs. MacKenzie had the
misfortune of getting sic while
there which of course kept her
from enjoying the fair as she
Homer Lap)in purchased of
Mrs. J. D. McCarty her Ford
car. Mrs. McCarty is not doing
without a car however as she
bought another right straight.
Loleta. daughter of Reid Bis-
coe and wife was badly scalded
Wednesday when she turned a
dishpan of hot water over, sever-
ely scalding her from the knees
CARD OF THANKS
One Jersey Bull three years
old Full brother to premium
bull of the 1922 Beckham County
Fair. Eleven miles north of
Geo. C. King. Route!.
I We, the children and grand-
children of J. F. Poarch, wish to
tender our sincere thanks to all
those who rendered assistance
during fain sickness and death,
and also thank the business men
of Carter for closing their places
of business in honor of his
funeral services. God bless you
Mr. and Mrs. T. W. Poarch
Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Poarch and
Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Chandler and
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Simmons
Grandpa Jarrell is able to be
up town again although he still
walks with crutches.
Mrs. A. P. McClung left Tues-
day for Brinkman to spend
several days with relatives.
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Cain, George W. The Carter Express. (Carter, Okla.), Vol. 13, No. 29, Ed. 1 Friday, October 6, 1922, newspaper, October 6, 1922; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc956914/m1/1/: accessed October 21, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.