The Carter Express. (Carter, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 6, Ed. 1 Friday, May 2, 1919 Page: 4 of 8
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THE CARTER EXPRESS
When you stop to consider the'little word "Thrift”
seriously, you will realize that it is one of the greatest
words in the English language.
Had it not been for the thrift of the American people
in supplying food for the allied world, there would have
very likely been millions of people starved ere this. In
other words thrift saved the world from starvation—thrift
won the war,
Now that the people learned the lesson of thrift
, during the war we ask why would this not be a good
practice to keep up at the present time? It is the only
way to get ahead in the world;, it will cause you to save a
little of your earnings each week and thus prepare for
that "rainy day" that we know is coming. We invite
you to open up a bank account with us at once, even
though it be small, and you will be delighted at the feel-
of security that you will experience as your account
First State Bank
| For Sale By
i PALACE GARAGE
Road Bond Proposition.
If the sentiment on the 50 mill-
ion dollar road bond issue is the
same over the state as it ap-
pears to be in this locality, the
proposition will not even get a
good start in the election.—Foss
If the people of Foss, where
one of the great hard surfaced
roads is supposed to come along,
are so overwhelmingly opposed
to the proposition then why
should any one at Carter vote for
it when we are not even suppos-
ed to get any benefit from it?
Bet Your Last Dollar, No!
Ask the farmers as you corns
to them how they stand upon
the road bond issue, and you
would be surprised to S3e how
few of them favor it. Not one
in five will vote this huge in-
debtedness upon themselves
Bet your last dollar, no. The
people of Western Oklahoma
have no ambition to be classed
as darn fools. They look on this
proposed bond issue to be unfair
enough to approach a condition
of crookedness. To begin with
it is a noteworthy fact that nine-
ty percent of the friends of this
bond issue live on the east side
where hundreds of millions of
dollars worth of property is non
taxable. To be frank, the squaw
man and his friend, the grafter,
want the west side to build their
roacs for them. The Indian
| country has always been a mill
* stone about the west side’s neck,
and always will be, but this is
one rabbit's foot that won’t
HAVE ABSTRACTS MADE BY
Sayre Abstract, Title and Guaranty Co.
We Make Abstracts for the School Land Department Loans.
No Charges For Making Out Your Application.
Geo. E. Elliott, C.
(Doctor of Chiropractic) ■
“The Best Is None Too Good For You”
Phone or write for an appointment
as our time is taken in advance.
NORTH MAIN ST. ELK CITY, OKLA.
THE GOULD STORAGE BATTERY
Is called the “Fighting Battery”
not only because Uncle Sam uses
o.o. it for Army and Navy, but because
uQTVICG oration it wears out stubbornly and takes
a long time about it. The plates are the reason. Ask any
Garage man or car dealer in Elk City about the Gould.
We efn recharge Ford magnets in the car; insure easy cranking and
Galloway Motor Co.
_(Palace Garage) ELK CITY, OKLA.
Uhe Carter Sxpress
Published ever Friday at Carter, Ok la.
Geo. W. Cain, Editor and Owner.
Entered at the Carter, Oklahoma,
Postoffice March 25th, 1910, as second
class mail, under the act of March 3,
Subscription price SI.50 per year.
At a meeting held by the Far-
mers Union at Colony recently,
he 50 million dollar road bond
measure was opposed, the day-
ight saving plan was condemn-
ed, John Simpson commended,
repeal of the espionage law ask-
ed, and the opinion expressed
that the government should fix
the price of some of the things
the farmer buys as well as what
he sells.—Foss Enterprise.
OUR CLUBBING OFFERS
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for one year, together with the
following papers at the price
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Sjmi-Weekly Farm News, bo h
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Oklahoma News both one year
The EXPRESS one year,
and Fort Worth Star Telegram,
including Sunday, from now till
Developing of single films each 10c
Prints each 21-4x31-4 . . 4c
Larger 5c. Smaller 3c.
Quality and Quick Service.
C.M. Briggs, Photographer.
ELK CITY, OKLA,
ROBINSON & CHANDLER
ELK CITY, OKLA.
Phone 94. . . Night Phone 324.
Dibble Clark came up from
Burkburnett Monday, looking
after business affairs.
Transfers on everything
to any part of town. You
pay only according' to
what you have hauled.
These Won the War; Will You
Lend to Pay for Them?
The editor was in Rocky Mon-
day and learned from the lead-
ing citizens that if the road|
bonds received a single vote at j
that place they didn’t know)
who’d cast it.—Sentinel Leader.
Cotton and cane seed. Get
your fine Mebane cotton seed at
Simpson’s store, and your Honey
Drip cane seed at Long’s Pro-
duce store at 6 cents per pound.
1 ~A. R. Thomas.
A. P. McClung is building an
addition to his residence here in
$100 Reward, $100
‘Phe readers of this paper will be
pleased to learn that there Is at least
one dreaded disease that science has
been able to cure In all Its stages and
that Is catarrh. Catarrh being greatly
influenced by constitutional conditions
requires constitutional treatment. Hall's
Catarrh Medicine is taken Internally end
acts thru the Blood on the Mucous Sur-
faces of the System thereby destroying
the foundation of the disease, giving the
patient strength try building up the con-
stitution and assisting nature in doing its
work. The proprietors have so much
faith In the curative power of Hall's
Catarrh Medicine that they offer One
Hundred Dollars for any case that It falls
to cure. Send for list of testimonials
Address P. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo
Ohio, Sold by all Druggists, 75c.
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Which Depend Upon
■ For many years Dr. Miles’
‘ Nervine has been used by
| thousands of people with
* such excellent results that
it has become known as
For Nervous Troubles.
Miss Beatrice Blair, of Joshua,
Tex., tells how she found relief:
“I suffered for years from
nervous headaches. Doctors
failed to relieve me. I tried
Dr. Miles' Nervine with great
benefit—am never ’without it.”
Why Should You Suffer?
Money back if first bottle
does not satisfy-
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS
E. S. Kilpatrick
Physician and Surgeon
Phone Res. 56. Office 28.
Successor to Dr. J. M. Denby
Office With Richards’ Drug Store
G. C. Mitchel
For Farm Loans, Real Es-
tate and The Best
Physician & Surgeon
Res. Phone 63. Office 51.
J. M« BREEZE
And Repair Shop
Will be glad to have you call
around at any time, and will
-appreciate your patronage.
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Cain, George W. The Carter Express. (Carter, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 6, Ed. 1 Friday, May 2, 1919, newspaper, May 2, 1919; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc957103/m1/4/: accessed September 22, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.