The Oriental Progress. (Blair, Okla.), Vol. 12, No. 16, Ed. 1 Wednesday, September 22, 1915 Page: 2 of 4
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THK ORIENTAL PROORESS
THE ORIENTAL PROGRESS
SIX MON HIS
I’aitiMiuhtp may Ik? a legitimate
.»dhr*i*>n lo party. o» may aintply
be an association lor selfish rndv
----This latter paittsa whip may be-
come lhr banr o( national rust-
..,$1.00 ence, as it it orgam/rd to prate ol
... .50 |Htmi|»al while it it grabbing the
t|K>ilt. At one writer (Hitt it. such
hntcml nr* •ctond-cl#HH matter June 27, 1007, nt the |uh(|Mdi ai<* “bound together by
pout-office nt lilrtlr, OKI®., tinder the net of Act of ^ibr cohesive I tower ol plunder.'*
March *1, 1870. This jWVrf|Ct| partitanthip bendt
it» greatest efforts to the control o(
(Ktlitical titualiont through organ-
i/ationt masking under the namet
ol social or moral associations.
. , • • i i i Under a plea ol morality, or re-
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DENNIS HEAVER, Editor-Manager
Prosperity and the Schools
regardless ol the greater
good ol the state or the nation.
1 he methods ol such partisans may
he distinguish easily easily. They
are always thesame~ pledges Irom
candidates, falsehood, treachery,
the denial of obligations and
o|»enmg ol the schools of the state. At the various slate institutions 1
the early enrollment has been to large, compared with that ol other j Povm
recent years, that it is being generally commented ujMin. A similar
story i* being told telative to the public schools m the cities and towns
School attendance invariably bills oH with the advent ol hard times.
When there is a depression throughout the country, or in a particular
locality, the hist effect is a decrease in school attendance. 1 he boy
and the girl who have been attending school must, at such times, be
come biead winners. Every member ol the household must contribute j ruption ol officials either through
to the family purse to make ends meet. 1 hat is the history of the av- ' threats of defeat or promises ol
erage American family, wherein the slightest turn ol the tide compels
But this year Oklahoma is in the midst ol prosperity. The soil has
yielded bountifully. Instead ol a deficiency, the average family is ,
blessed with a surplus. Not large in many instances, perhaps, but suf- jeven a 8realer ev“ "ian that which
ficient to give the boy and girl the chance to obtain that which should the zealot would try to remedy,
be denied to none an education.
The loss of a fortune to a man in mature years is incomparable to
that which deprives youth of the advantages attaching to education.
Often the former finds it tt an easy matter to recoup his loss. T he
latter, deprived of educational advantages, enters the race of life ser-
favors. Frequently the efforts of J
such partisans are inspired by zeal
bur zeal in a had cause may be;
Reform in itself may be desireable
hut il the consequences ol that re-
form are worse than the evil re-
formed, nothing is gained are prog-
ress is hindered. Partisanship
should he regulated by common
sense and know ledge.
1 have plenty of Tomatoes,
both ripe and green, hot and
Running; the Newspaper
Everybody thinks he can run a newspaper better than the benighted
souls who have been placed by Providence in that unenviable position.
Maybe its because the editor’s faults are glaring ones—out in the
open in black and white -or. possibly, it is just a queer quirk of hu- j sv,Net^ P©pcr. a so pic^' ing reets,
man nature and the job is so easy anyway. Running the paper is a c eaPt e gar en. mi es sout l
sort of side line with lots of people. They offer advice in their spare | e.s ° a!r’
moments with the same spirit as they play golf or pinochle. OneJ* en ___
would have the editor a militant suffragist, another demands that he
rail against women voting. 1 he prohibitionists cant see how any
dicent person o.. i he ;*>r th • regulated saloons and accuse him of sell-
i.i ou: to the liquor interests if ho takes that side, while the "wets" say
he is being intunilated by the churches and ruled by the "drys" it he
is opposed to the saloon. The Democrats sav the paper is a "dirty
rag" it the editor is a Republican m his sympathies, and the Republi-
cans stop their subscriptions if he conies out for a Democrat. It the
editor is for anything the antis condemn him, and vice versa. If he j
takes a stand he is trying to dictate to the community. If he doesn’t
take a stand, he is a mollycoddle and a jellyfish, a crank, a reformer,
a fanatic, a four-flusher, a crook, a disturber of the peace or just a *
plain idiot, according as be meets with the desires of his subscribers or j tion and Southern methodisim s
goes against them. And there you are. The average man never thinks j task —Mr. Bruens
of the hours of toil, soul-sweating toil, it takes to get out a paper. He J Talk: What constitutes the call
never thinks of the worries, the trials, the tribulations every editor must j to be a Missionary
undergo. Some of jjhem are so unappreciative of his efforts to boost; Bussiness
their town and make money for them, that they won’t even contribute
the price of a subscription. Just remember this. The editor, apart1
from the perfectly laudable desire to make a decent living for himself
Epwortli League Program
Loader Mabel McCullough.
Subject: What constitutes the
call to be a Missionary
Talk: What is a Missionary?—
Talk: Were Paul and Peter
Talk; The present world situa-
and his family, has only the good of the community at heart,
disagrees with you on any subject political, moral or educational,
and not he may be w rong.
Is Advertising Expensive?
Advertising that is regarded by the advertiser as an expense is just
that. There is something wrong with it. Nine times out of ten the
copy has a charley horse. Its so weak it couldn t move itself let alone
move others. And whose fault is that? Advertising? Not on your life.
Its the fault of the man who is paying for the advertising. Go to his
store, and the chances are that you will hnd it slowly expiring from cotton. Offiice any where on the ) ♦
E. C. Chaney is enjoying a!
pleasant visit from his uncle of j
; near Fort Worth. Texas.
Eugene Powell and Mr. Kelly !
:of Altus were fair visitors Fri-
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I am now ready for business.
Will buy any and ail kinds of;
grain at market price, also will!
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BLOOD POISON and all Private Dts-
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dusty and neglected. Even the boss will have a grouch.and the gTouch
never attracts buyers. Lite is too short to waste with the wooden faces.
It isn’t the advertising that is expensive, its the lack of push that s be-
hind the failures.
streets vou can rind me.
I Special Round Trip Rates
May 1 to Nov. 30
$50 To California
Tire constant increase of court expenditures is inexplicable to the
burdened tax-payers who ha\e not gone to the trouble of seeking a
solution based upon investigation. The trouble primarily is traceable
to the legislative mill which gnnds out an endless quantity of useless
and otten harmtul laws. Such hodgpodge products of the legislative
machinery leads directly to increased court business. Anothdr bad
practice of legislative bodies is that of paving more attention to partv
politics and the spoils incident there to the real business that should
have consideration. There certainly should be some pian adopted
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I $58 To Oregon—Washington
June 1 to September 30, Summer
Tourist Rates to
Colorado. Idaho, Utah, Illinois, Indiana
Ohio, North Carolina, Tennessee and
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♦ For further information Call or Write
1 A. F. Walker
Agent Orient Ry.. Blair. Okla.
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Beaver, Dennis. The Oriental Progress. (Blair, Okla.), Vol. 12, No. 16, Ed. 1 Wednesday, September 22, 1915, newspaper, September 22, 1915; Blair, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc957141/m1/2/: accessed May 26, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.