State Sentinel (Stigler, Okla.), Vol. 6, No. 21, Ed. 1 Friday, August 4, 1911 Page: 3 of 8
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
STATE SENTINEL, STIGLER, HASKELL COUNTY, OKLAHOMA, AUGUST 4,1911.
ft $65.00 While Sewing Machine
ASK FOR YOUR TICK FT!
THE SHOP OF QUALITY mW !?at. all our work is guaranteed and that we have the best
— fitted shop in Haskell County. We can shoe your horse right. We are
fixed to shoe the most vicious horses, with safety to the horse. Come in and see our Patent Stock for
holding horses that are hard to shoe. We guarantee this part of our work. We can do your work and
MnpVino A'cir ?ve^ dollar you spend with us entitles you to another chance at this fine White Sewing-
Machine. Ask to see the machine. It is a beauty. ^ ^ sf
fe-W-H-H- ^w-i--K-w^v-w:- W^H-W-:
Western States Lumber Company
D.L. I1NSUV. Manager. Stigler f. CltlLCOAT, Manager, Keota
We are now carrying a full line of SEWER PIPE
TRAPS AND BITTINGS. : : :
Western States Lumber Co.
Mansfield Lumber Co.
All kinds of building material
Always kept in stcok.
V y v
Build your home and pay us in monthly Installments
H. B. WHEELER Manager.
CHARLES H. SUDHOELTER & CO.
SUIT e, AND 10,100 OKMULGEE AVE. TELEPHONE NO. 956.
MUSKOGEE, - - - OKLAHOMA.
j Washington, July 30.—Encourag-
ed by the success of the postal sav-
| ings system in the hundreds of citiep
where it is already in operation,
Postmaster General Hitchcock sign-
ed'an order today extending the sys-
tem to ten large cities of the first-
class. By the terms of the order
Philadelphia, Brooklyn, Cleveland,
Minneapolis, Milwaukee, St. Pau',
Louisville, Jersey City, Wilmington,
Dela., and Long Island City will
have postal savings banks in opera-
tion on Sept. 1. All of these cities
rank high as industrial and commer-
cial centers and all have a large for-
Postal experts and bankers have
estimated that $100,000,000 a year
is sent out of the United States by
foreign-born residents for deposit in
savings institutions in their native
countries. Already Mr. Hitchcock
Kays it has been demonstrated that,
the postal savings banks in this
country will be made the depositor-
ies of a considerable amont of this
money. The system now numbers
among its patrons natives of every
European country and in addition
many Chinese, Japanese and Hindus,
with a sprinkling of full-blood Am-
Draughon's ESS College
More Bankers Endorse Draughon's than Endorse all other Business Colleges Combined.
Draujfhon jrives contracts
backed by the larffest chain
of schools in the world. Forty live schools in eight-
een states, $.'100,000 cayital stock and 22 years of
success to secure positions for their graduates.
righted System of
Bookkeeping, "Double-Entry-Maile-Easy," saves 50
per cent, time and labor and is more sasily learned
than any other. Expert accountants rocomraend it
business men use it, it must be the best
ll'lti/1 About 75 per cent of the
3 ti or Til ail a ,o„rt reporters of the
United States write the system of Shorthand Draug-
hon's Colleges teach, because they know It is THE
HEST. Draughon's teach Touch Typewriting.
CATALOGUE is free and will convince you. Send
for it today or phone 1S2. We also teach by mail.
Address John f. Draughon's at MUSKOGEE, Okla., OKLAHOMA C,TY OK
INDIANS INVITED TO
Washington, D. C., JulJ 31.—All
Indians living in the United States
have been invited to attend a confer-
ence in Columbus, Ohio, October 12
to 15, to map out a concerted plan
for the uplift and betterment of the
race. The Columbus meeting is the
direct result of the Indian Congress
held at Muskogee last fall, at which
prominent Redmen from all parts of
the country were in attendance.
One of the main purposes of this
year's meeting is to demonstrate to
the American people that the Indian
has shown wonderful development
within the last score of years.
Senators Owen of Oklahoma and
Curtis of Kansas and Representative
Carter of Oklahpma, all of Indian
parentage are Joining in the call for
The executive committee planning
the conference has within its ranks
many prominent people, among
whom are Charles E. Dagenett, born
in the Peoria tribe and who formerly
lived in Oklahoma, but' who is now
supervisor of Indian employment in
the government service; Mi^s Laura
M. Cornelius, daughter of the Oneida
tribe; Chas. A. Eastman, a Sioux, of
the faculty of Amherst college; Mrs.
Mary L. Baldwin, of the Indian bu-
reau; Dr. Carlos Montezuma, of Chi-
cago; and Henry L. Standing Bear, a
S.oux, of La Creek, South Dakota.
Prof. F. A. McKenzie associate
professor In the Ohio State Univer-
sity, Is in Washington planning for
conference. He is also compiling the J
Indian census for the government
POWER FOR (iOOD
That the officials under a com-
mission form of government are a
power for good along lines when
they apply themselves has been man-
ifested in the city of Des Moines,
where an iron clad grocery trust or
combine existed. In order to com-
bat the high cost of living the city
officials turned the city hall lawn
over to the vegetable and farm pro-
duce venders. Nearly half a hun-
dred hucksters were lined up on the
plot and the rush of consumers ivho
had tired of grocery combine prices
began at six in the morning and by
eight all the farmers had sold out.
New potatoes were bought at 45c
a peck of $1.75 a bushel wheru
j formerly the price had been three
j dollars a bushel. Apples sold for ten
| and twelve cents a peck. Cucumbers
| went three for ten cents when the
grocery trust charged ten centu
This was the opening of a perman-
ent market price t0 combat the hfgfi
cost of living, and thousands of peo-
ple made such a rush for products
.that the police had to be called to
prevent fights between the shoppers.
Rev. A. J. Henson of Star was
here Sunday and Monday attending
the Fifth Sunday Meeting of the
Parson's Poem A Gem.
From Rev. H. Stubenvoll, Allison,
la., in praise of Dr. King's New Life
"They're such a health necessity,
In every home these pills should be.
If other kinds you've tried in vain,
USE DR. KINK'S
And be well again. Only 25 cents at
Wilbur Holleman returned Sunday
from a two weeks visit with friends
Northwestern National Life Insurance Co.
|^HAT rate of interest are you willing to pay, not to borrow
enough money to take care of your family after you die,
hut to buy it outright, so that it will be theirs forever,
just as though you had put it in the bank for them?
ou probably pay 5 per cent or more just to borrow, but
avery strong Life Insurance Institution will sell you a fund
? payable in cash to your widow or children, and vou never pay
anything for it but the interest and a mighty low rate at that:
At the age of 2f, 1S.jper cent
At the age of 3l 2 per cent
At the age of 35 21-2 percent
At the age of 88 2 3-4 percent
At the age of 43 s per t.(m
At the age of 47 ;j]-2 percent
At the age of 50 4 per cent
When you buy Life Insurance, all you pay is,the interest
the company puts up the principal. When you buy other
property you must pay both principal and interest.
NEIL B. GARDNER
General Agent, Stigler, Okla.
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Newspaper.
Milam, C. D. State Sentinel (Stigler, Okla.), Vol. 6, No. 21, Ed. 1 Friday, August 4, 1911, newspaper, August 4, 1911; Stigler, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc99168/m1/3/: accessed June 24, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.