Mayes County Republican. (Pryor, Okla.), Vol. 13, No. 1, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 26, 1920 Page: 2 of 10
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MATES COUNTY REPUBLICAN
THE MERITS OF
Hn. Hutto C. RaK B. P. D. L
DeL, writes: “I am en-
tirely cured of chronic catarrh at
the stomach and bowels by PE-
Mr. J. Bayer, Glendale, Oresoai
"There is no medicine like PE-1
MA for catarrhal deafness”
Mrs. Kate Marqoia, lliddlebuif.
Ohio: HPE-R(J-NA cured me u
catarrh of the head and throat”
Mr. J. H. Collins, Wesson, Mis-
sissippi: “PE-RU-NA makes mo
feel vigorous and able to work
without that tired, weak feeling I
usually have otherwise.”
Mrs. P. Ludvigsen, Austin, Mln-
■esota: “I got rid of my liver
trouble and can eat anything since
taking PE-RU-NA.” r
Mrs. L. Hearing, 283 East 169th
Xt, New York City: “For catarrh
of the head and stomach, I have
found PE-RU-NA better than any
Mr. W. H. Edgar, 49 Cooper St,
Atlanta, Georgia: “PE-RU-NA
cured me after I bed suffered
ftfteaa years with rheumatism.”
Mrs Leons Dodd, R. No. S,
Medon, Tennessee: "PE-RU-NA
is s grand medicine for coughs end
So many diseases are due to ca-
tarrh and catarrhal conditions,
makes PE-RU-NA the best medi-
cine in the world to have on hand
for emergencies and general health
protection. Thousands of families
are never without e bottle of PE-
RU-NA or a box of PE-RU:NA
Tablets in the medicine cabinet
That is the safe way.
You can buy PE-RU-NA any-
where in tablet or liquid form.
Ml OF HIKIHC
Chief Object of Milker Should Be
to Increase Quantity and
Keep It Clean.
FIRST COMES CLE1NUHESS
Cow Should Be Curried and Given
Sponge Bath—Harshness Should
Bs Avoded and Work Dons
Rapidly—Weigh Milk Daily.
(Prepared by the United Mate* Depart-
ment of Agriculture.!
Do you know how to milk?
The question l« neither Irrelevant
nor Irapert limit. In sober fact, »
15rent many persons who milk cows
twice a day really know little sliont
the true art of It. and a great many
mope could aJd to their present
The writer of this article met one of
the men In the dairy division of the
United States department of agricul-
ture who knew Low to milk, lie wus
a toll, quiet gentleman.
•Til Just drive the cow In the offloe
here," he wild. And he did. She was
milking process; and the milking, t*
be be suceeaeful. must be done In anrh
a way ea to promote that secretion
If It Is done so at to give pain to the
cow or to alarm or disquiet her, the
will not give to raurh milk.
' Keep milking as Ion* as It Is P***-
•Ible to get any milk. The lest milk
it the rlrbest. The first milk drawn
Is always comparatively low In butter-
fat. It la the “strippings." or last
milk given, that contain the highest
per cent of hmterfiiL
Milk Should Be Weighed.
Well, that is about oil there Is lo
| the milking process. A great ninny
tilings are related to It. The depart-
ment of agriculture recommends that
the ndlk should be Weighed dally,
There are several reasons for this.
One la that the ration should he ad-
justed to the weight of milk. A safe
rule, the department experts say. Is
one pound of grain to every three and
one-half or four pounds of milk. An-
other. and perhaps more accurate,
rule Is to feed as many pounds of
grain a day as the cow gives pounds
of butterfat In a week; but this latter
rule Is not so conveniently applied In
the ease of the family cow, because of
the necessity of making a Babcock
test for butterfat.
The weight of milk produced, In
proportion to the grain ration. Is of
particular Importance during the first
.TO days after the cow freshens. She
Is at that time most enslly able U>
establish her working hast*. She has
Just had her vacation. Her milk
FINDS WIFE WAS
Avoided/ Talking of Their Child-
hood Because of Bitter
Chicago.—There can be no happy
ending to the story of Joseph Buckley
and his wife. They found too latn
they were half brother and slater. So
the man lias asked Judge Sheridan K.
Fry for an annulment of the marriage.
“Dora and I met In San Francisco,”
said Buckley la telling of his wrecked
romance. “It was love at first sight
with us both. Our sumuine was the
same, but there was nothing out of tbn
ordinary In that.
“In our courtship we never spoke of
our boyhood and girlhood. 1 knew why
“Elizabeth." sold Daddy, “was a gray
goose. In fact. I should say that the
Here, lie cinu. nuu -......... j,|M |,u,| |„.r vacation. uvr
ii pastelHNird cow. to he sure, hut she „rrr,lt|n(. c|nn,|, nre sensitive, her dl-
served very nicely to Illustrate several -----*.— --.i-* * r..,v Ouvs
things about milking. And following
“What an awful enter that man 1st i
I believe lie takes a peek at every
“That proves nothing on him In the
way of a big appetite. So does a bird.*
are a few of the essential things that
this man who knows how to milk said
First Comes Cleanliness.
The first essentluls are clenn.
healthy cow* and a cleun, healthy
The next, perhaps. Is a clean and
sterilized pall with a narrow or par-
tially covered top.
The row should he curried before
milking to remove loose hairs, dirt and
gestlve apparatus active. A few days
nfler she becomes fresh. Increase her
grnln one-hclf or three-quarters of a
pound a day. and see how much milk
she gives th:* following day. Keep up
the Increase from day to day as long
ns she responds with enough Increase
In milk to pay for the Increased grain.
When the point Is reached where the
milk flow falls to Inrrease with In-
creased feeding, reduce the grain ra-
tion a pound or two. and keep along
this line until the point is found at
SHE DYES HER OLD
milking to remove loose hairs, dirt amt wh)rh fh(1 pro,|„re,
j dandruff. This should »e done. If.pos- nm, mort Pcnn„M1j(-nl II
"Diamond Dyes” Make Faded, Shabby
Apparel So Freeh and Stylish.
Don’t wg.-ry about perfect results
Use “Dlanihrid Dyes," guaranteed to
give a new. rich, fadeless color to any
fabric, whether It bo wool, silk, linen,
cotton or mixed goods,—dressea.
blouses, stockings, skirts, children’s
coats, feathers—every thing.
Direction Book with each package
tells how to diamond dye over any color.
To match any material, have dealer
■how you “Diamond Dye” Color Card.
Never Sees It Now.
ldne—If wc get a divorce I want s
chance to see the child once a month.
Jiae—But that would break your
RECIPE FOR GRAY HAIR.
To half pint of water add 1 oz. Bay Rum,
• email box of Barbo Compound, and 14
os. of glycerine. Apply to the hair twice a
week until it become* the desired ahade
Any druggist can put this up or you can
mix it at home at very little cost. It will
gradually darken streaked, faded gray hair,
and will make harsh hair soft and glossy.
It will not co’or the scalp, is not sticky at
greasy, and does not rub off.—Adv.
i mill most economic*i flow of milk.
Then fix this ss her regular grain ra-
tion as long ns
amount of milk.
she produce* thut
INFERIOR SIRES ELIMINATED
Is a gray goose.
She la ■ very fine
goose and looka
and line and tall
until ahe begins
to walk nnd then
she wabbles along
In such ■ funny
way that aha
doesn't look Im-
portant at all.
“Some time age
a lot of llttla
durka were left
on the farm wher*
without any moth-
er. They had lost
their mother and
were rather lone-
Llfe Was All
___ I didn't. Mine was too hitter. We Uved
First Count of Scrub Purebreds Over In Louisiana anti were as t>oor us folk*
.Considerable Area—More Profit cun he. My boyhood memories were an
I (Prepared hr the United States Depart-
n-.ent of Agriculture.)
Of particular Interest In a live stock
survey recently completed In South
Dakota are figures on the quality of
' unpleasant picture of no food In the
house, of mgs and tears, of a father
who died—and better so. Then came
another fnther. 1 left home.
“Then came tnv manhood and Cali-
fornia. 1 had risen to a good Job and
happiness. I met iay sweetheart and It
ly little ducks, not knowing quite what
to do. og whom to go to If they were
hurt or tired.
“But when they got to the farm and
Ellzalieth saw that they hmi no mother
she took them In charge. She fed
them and showed them where to And
the food. She led them around all
summer long nnd when winter came
they were put together so Elizabeth
could still he In charge.
"She was always In the center nnd
the ducki were always around her and
she never seemed to acold them, hut
Just somehow they seemed to know
that they must do what she said, for
she would do the right thing for them.
“So Elizabeth taught the little ducks
all their lessons and their manners and
on the winter afternoons she told them
stories and she chatted In her shrill,
harsh voire which souuded very lovely
to the little ducks.
“And they talked to her and asked
her questions and their little nolyy
quark .quacking sounded very sweet to
Elizabeth for she had become their
own motherland they were her own
•'But one day some of the chickens
got qunrreling and scoMIng and they
were really quite old enough to know
much, much better, for they were big
chickens at this time.
“ 'I’m glad you're not my charges,'
GLORIOUS! I'M NOT BILIOUS NOW!
Yesterday I was Sick, Headachy, Constipated hut I tool'
"Dodson’s Liver Tone’’—not Sickening Calomel!
You're bilious, alugglah, constipated.
You feel headachy, your atomach may
be aour, your breath bad, your akin
■allow and you believe you need vile,
dangerous Calomel to start liver and
Here'* my guarantee! Ask your
druggist for a bottle of Dodson's Liver
Tone and take a spoonful tonight. If
It doesn't start your liver and straight-
en you right up better than Calomel
and without griping or making yea
sick I want yon to go back to tha atore
and get your money.
Take Calomel today and tomorrow
yon will feel weak and alck and un-
seated. Don't lose a day. Taka a
spoonful of harmless, vegetable Dod-
son's Liver Tone tonight and wake up
feeling splendid. It Ii perfectly harm-
less, so give It to your children ang
time. It can’t salivate.—Adv.
Dakota arc figures on me quality "i happiness. I met my sweetheart anu it ga|(, Kllxabeth.
purebred sires, as well as or, the r.ura- seemed to tne life was all too wonder- ..^ye wou|,j uije to have you better
a___ # . ami irptwlpq In ttillt Ft*- 1 am.-. ____*.-.1,1 mo aF tine olrl. ... .
BOLD POM *0 YEAM
Alma Fbw General
MU IT ALL UK IW
FATES ATTEND BABY’S BIRTH
Peculiar Superstition That Has Strong
Hold on the Poorer CUmm
‘Does that author burn the midnight
oil with his tolir “No. but he burns
the roads with his 'gas.' ”
her of scrubs and grades In that re-
gion. Fourteen counties typical of live
stock conditions In the state were In-
cluded In the survey. Of the sires In
herds of cattle C5 per cent were grade*
nr scrubs, and about 25 per cent of
the purebred «ires were classed as In-
ferior, according to n part of the re-
iwirt*. This Is the first count of scrub
purebreds. over a considerable area,
received by the United States depart-
ment of ngrleulture.
It was found that when purebred
sires were used, the average herd of |
20 grade cows returned 8540 mora
profit during 1918 than when grade or
serub sires were used. It has been es-
timated mat the elimination of Inferi-
or purebred sires would Increase the
average profit In each herd from $540
to $8UU annually.
ful. She never H<1 me of her girl- (han our niolher>. M|d the chickens.
a > 1 ..... 19
hood. I neter asked. 1 was afraid It
might lead to questions about my early
“Thea came the blow that has killed
uie. My wife Is my ow n half sister.
Her exiierlenee* were mine. She ts
the daughter of my mother and the
new father who cajne when I left
Almost every nation has some par-
ticular superstition or belief about
babies, and these result In actions
which vary all the way from the ut-
terly absurd to the terribly tragic.
The peasantry of Greece flruily believe
that the future of every child la de-
termined by three fates, known as the
Moral. In the popular mind these
fates are three old women, whose
habitation la a mountain cave and
they come together to a house where
there Is a new-born child. In prepara-
tion for them, all furniture la set aside,
that their tottering footstep* may not
he Impeded, and refreshments In the
shape of honey, bread, cakes and wine
A great many men reason In a Cir-
cle ; that's why there la no end to their
Catarrh Cannot Be Cured
by LOCAL APPLICATIONS, aa tha*
lot reach tha seat of th* All
a tail not avat.ii miw w» .. _
Catarrh I* a local dlaeasa. greatly Influ-
enced by conetltutlonal condition*. HALL ■
CATARRH MEDICINE will cure catarrh.
It Is taken Internally and act* through
the Blood on the Mucoue Surface* of th*
«_______ *• . i « in n.miDDU xtanlPIMM
USED DOG FOR SMUGGLING
Made Frequart CrOBting* of the Rio
Grande at El Pa»o, Tex., Until
Killed by Border Guards.
For shame,' said Elizabeth. „r, s,.t out for these Important though
"‘Well, the ducks nren I )eur own inv|n|t(je priests. Money, too, I* placed
children so why couldn't you have us. .. ... -------
too,' the chickens said.
•'Die ducks didn't have any mother,
; on the table, ns a bribe, for It 1* be-
lieved that In the gift of these fate*
El Paso.—Ingenious Mexicans, work-
ing In conjunction with confederates
on the Texas side of the Itio Grande,
taught a dog to smuggle whisky, or
SL Charles Man Telit How
He Suffered Before
Doan’a Cured Him.
“Heavy (train* on my back and being
exposed to aii kind* of weather, weak-
' kidney*,” say* John 8. bbel-
ened my iw—e, TV"
Ion of St. Charles, Mo. “The misery
,n my back wa* con»unt and I had to
get up several time* during the night
to pass the kidney secretion*. I got no
rest night or day
and lost twenty-
two pound* in
weight. My ey'.»
burned as it '.htre
were fire in
them. I alto lad
dizzy *pelli' i.nd
would feel ** if X
were going to
would talA me in
my back a* if
driving a sharp
knife into my
back. My kidney* were so weak I had
no control over them and ;ne secretion*
were «canty and burned in pamsiee. I
had pains in roy bladder too. f wa*
discouraged I tried different remedie*
hut received no benefit. I wa* advised
to u*e Doan't Kidney Pillt »nd when
I did so I was toon relieved of my mie-
Uoan'i cured one.”
jmju* 'to"settle'be^oro'",nUking°Is CLUB MEMBER PRIZE WINNER
The next thing In order Is a sort of
sponge bath for the cow. It Is a very
simple matter, though, .’or all that Is
required Is n pall of clenn water and a
doth. Wash off and wipe the udder,
the flnnks, the thighs nnd the switch.
That done, everything Is ready for
the actual milking—which process, by
the way. should be approached with
bands that are not only cleun. but dry.
The milker alt* down on a stool
placer! on tbo right-hand side of the
cow. It Is not very clear Just why the
right able Is
Junior Poland China Sow Ascended to ’ attempting to capture the dog and
Reserve Championship at Colorado -hot him as ho was swimming the
County Fair. river.
_ Each evening the dog's departure
One of the largest and hest exhibits from Mexico was marked by a flash of
of registered pigs ever shown In Colo- lights on the Mexican side, answered
redo was hronght together at the by a flash on the American side.
Latimer county fate Loveland, by the For weeks the border guard* tried to
boys and girl* of pig clubs organized |a<s„ or capture him with aome liquor
by the United States department of strapped on his back, being loath to
agriculture and the state agricultural qjjj „„ eot offender of the law.
college. Sixty-six registered pigs. I’o- 4ftPr B|| efforts failed, the animal writ
land Chinns and Dtiroc Jersey*, were gu)e,| while swimming the Rio Grande.
• *_l.. I*,- oluki rtltra ontufiMl * N___i___. 1.:.. kuat, 11 9a 9tm finer inn tip
said Elizabeth, 'and I didn't have any
little ones so the little ducks becitma
my children anti 1 became their mother
so as to make all of us quite happy.
“'But my little ducks always took
their baths in the summer and I re-
member what dirty little creature* you
"The chickens hung their heads In
shame, for they remembered what
Elizabeth was talking about.
“ 'Yes, the chickens ate the cherries
which fell from the trees, the black,
black cherries, and their little faces
becalne all dirty. For shame, such
dirty little faces as the chickens had I
My cluirges would have washed their
faces so quickly, bh. so quickly.
“ 'My charges like the good, clenn
water; they love their hath*.
•"But I will never forget the dirty
little chickens and It wu* such a long,
long time before they hud cleun face*.
Their faces were Just covered with
squashed cherries; for shame!'
“ ‘They didn't take as many fare-
washings as they should have, quack-
quack.' said the
verv near just way trie 'aim > ........ - ....... — -----------
universally the milking shown. Only nine club pigs entered During his busy life the dog made
• 1 VT-l. -I..k s.l.eu nikinikf.liul - . * r a._J — . »I -k» f*om \fa*w>.
Cot Doss'* at Aav Star*. «0c a Bos
pOJTEJt-MILBURN CO- BUFFALO. N. Y.
Mg mud out <*f burBr iMRkfe
l your 0m«*iut.
i totsk*. Ask your dross* to
side. Perhaps It Is partially due to
the fact that the great majority of
persons nre right handed. The milker
on the right side of the row. If she
starts to kick or to move. Is In a bet-
ter position to yank the pail out of
harm's way before she can upset It.
The milker then grasps a teat In the
palm of each hand. He squeeze* the
tent by closing the fingers arotlnd It
and at the same time pulling the teat
slightly downward. Then the fingers
nre loosened around the teal and the
hand raised slightly to allow the test
to assume Its orlginul form and posi-
tion. while the other hand squeezes
and pulls slightly downward on the
other teat. Thus each hand alternate-
ly gives a downward squeeze, iu
Getting Rid of Bacteria.
It Is wise to milk about two squirts
out of each teat before allowing any
milk to go Into the pail. Bacteria ap-
pear to accumulate around the end of
the teat, and to be got rid of largely
In till* way.
Then clasp the small-lop milk pall
between the knee*, with the covered
portion of the top nearest the milker.'
i If held In tills position the covered
portion will prevent hairs and dirt
from falling Into the milk.
Milk quietly but rapidly. The milker
makes use of the inotlK-r instinct In
| the cow* llfirsline** Is agnlnst that
Instinct nnd the cow doe* nor secrete
a* much milk a* she would If she were
milked and bandied quietly.
It must he retue nbered that not all
the milk Is In the udder when the milk-
ing process Is liegun. The cow se-
cretes milk mure rapidly duitoy tha
•mown, will/ iiiiixt ■ 1 Mil IIIK IIUBJ S.s« ------
were graded. The club pigs competed fr„in 12 to 15 trips a night from Me*
toto.tel. (Ii* onlrlou tiF f V14 I •!. . r*..li<wl Cl >. I <ta o ml ani'll llmd
successfully with the entries of the
best swine breeders In the state. A
Jnnlor Poland China sow. the prop-
erty of a cluh member, ascended to the
reserve championship, any age. any
breed, being second only to a Duroc
sow raised at tbe Colorado Agricul-
Ico lo the United States, and each tlms
carried » gallon or more of liquor.
are all good things as well as hail.
Under no circumstances must a child's
beauty be alluded to wlil(^ the Moral
mn.v be In the house, or they will cer-
tainly make Its good looks disappear.
i:i« L1UVU VII lliu HUVVHO DI*» tavww VU
Bystem. HALL’B CATARRH MEDIC1NB
Is composed of som* of th* beat tonic*
known, combined with oomo of th* boot
blood purifiers. Th* perfect combination
of tbe Ingredient* In HALL'fl CATARRH
MEDICINE Is what produces such woo-
tierful results In catarrhml conditions.
Drutrgists 75c Testimonials free.
V. J. Cheney * Co., Prop*., Toledo, Ohto
A Novy One.
They were still out In the conserva-
tory nnd Tom had Juat asked Sally to
marry him. She had said. “I don't care
If I do,” and thus they were engaged.
"Tom. dear," she began, “am I the
“Now. look here, Sally,” he Inter-
rupted. “don't ask me If yon are the
only girl I ever loved. You know ns
well as I do—"
“Oh. that wasn’t the question at all.
Tom,” she answered. “1 was Just going
to ask If I w as the only girl that would
“I got lo admit," said Sol Mannhel-
mer, theatrical manager, “that I’vfl
been Jianded one."
“I gave u hundred dollars apiece to
my three nephews today. They In-
herited It under a will that I waa
executor of. I took the money up to
them In nice new bills, and after I'd
passed It out, I said:
“Now, boys. I’ve given each of you
a hundred dollars, which Is your own,
to do as you please with. I want yon
to tell me whut's the Brat thing you’re
going to do with IL" And they ail bald:
Count IL”'—Cincinnati Times-Star.
FAM MTESj j
Kept Deformed Children j
Hidden 20 Years in Home j
Guard against wear by contlnnoo*
• * • a
All htgh-prntcio feeds are high In J
price this year.
f.eaves which fall from trees
ben field I to gurden soils.
As with all live stock. It pay* to
have purebred duck* and geese.
Good alfslfs seed Is now very scares
and eommunds a high price on th*
A woman living In a busy J
street in Portsmouth, Englsnd, *
had hidden her children, n male *
dwarf twenty year* old. and two
girls,, eighteen and fifteen, re-
spectlvely, from the time of
their birth. *No one knew of
the children’s existence until s
few days ago. when an ex sol-
dier took It Into his head to
cllmh over a wall Into the
woman's garden from an adjoin-
Because of their deformity
the mother feared the children
, would he taken from her. So
♦ she had concealed them all
t these years.
No matter how little a man believes
In religion he detests Irreverence In a
It Is said that all the world loves a
lover, hut the proof Is missing_
Anything for Ballast
I was calling on some friends on*
evening when during the conversation
the host inquired about my aunt and
uncle, who were planning to drive to
After I had given some Information
concerning the trip the host said: ”1*11
bet they'd be glad to have us go with
“Surely," I replied. “They'd b# glad
to have anybody."
"lfm! Some class you put us InP
Then I spent a moat embnrrnsslni
moment trying to explain.—Exchange.
Even when a woman weigh* her
word* she give* good measure.
Get np with the lark, but don't dl»
t.rb others with your larking*._
Leaves are especially valuable when
barnyard manure la acarce and hard
* * *
Crimson clover does not succeed un-
less either tbe seed or the ground Is
To rid land of Bermuda graaa 01
antt grass, plant Napier fodder next
spring or talL
Divorce Buit Too Old.
Los Angeles.—Ten years Is too long
to have a divorce case hang fire.
Judge Taft ruled when he dismissed
the action of Prlmltluo Platte against
Ramona Platte. Tbe suit was filed In
1009. Platte never pressed the teflon,
but yesterday Mrs. Platte came to
court seeking a decree on her croas-
"This case Is ss dead as Caesar’s
gk >st." said tbe Judge. “If* so stall
tk.t UU dismiss U."
"•No. they did
not.’ said Eliza-
beth. T like my
charges, I do.’
" 'It’s mean to
bring up the
things we did do.’
«ald the chickens.
•"I w o u I (I n't
have done It only
you said that my
duck* weren't my
real children and
they are now even
If they weren't
then,' said Eliza-
beth. ‘Ami you're “Hung Their
good now even if Heada."
you were not good then, but yon
weren t guo<J a moment ugo, no, you
•• 'However. I will not speak, >f what
has past If you will not, for It Isn't
kind. My ducks are my own little
children now for they call rne neither
and I look after them, and I rail them
not only my little chnrges. but my
•wn little ones whom I love and look
after. So It-t'a forget about Hie old
duyi and mind your own mother and
don't quarrel' ended the goose Ellza-
^^ v 1'
Sleep Is Sweet
—so if coffee
plays tricks with
your nerves and
breaks your rest
beth, who really talked quite sensibly!"
“Pa, what do they do with the raw
“I gup** the firstHlng they do wltt
them Is to roast them."
Caller—I* your dog Intelligent, dear?
Bobby—Well, he hasn't got so very
ranch sense lo til* heed, but Ills tall
seems to know a lot <
This economical bever-
age has a rich coffee-
like flavor that truly
Postum Cereal Co. Battle Creek. Mich.
Sold by Grocers and General Stores*
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Mayes County Republican. (Pryor, Okla.), Vol. 13, No. 1, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 26, 1920, newspaper, February 26, 1920; Pryor, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc957006/m1/2/: accessed January 21, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.