The Madill News (Madill, Okla.), Vol. 14, No. 23, Ed. 1 Friday, February 5, 1909 Page: 4 of 8
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THE MADILL NEWS
Entered at Madill, Oklahoma, Post Office as
second-clan* mail matter.
Hubftf.ription One Dollar per ear in advance
Advertising Rate* Furnialied Upon Applica-
tion. All Advertisements Run until
Advertising rates as follows: Headers 5
rents per line, each insertion; display. 10 cents
oer inch, straight. All advertising run and
•hargod for until ordered out.
MADILL, OKLA. FEB. 5.
Let Madill become ft city of
the first class and as such rem-
xly some evils that cannot be
reached as she is.
You believe in keeping money
at home. Then buy your sup-
plies at home this year, and at
the end see if Madill is not a
If home institutions will give
the home printing plants, the
work which can be done here
as well as it is in the city, it.will
keep money at home and help
the town's best friends.
Again, we would like to call
attention to the fact that there
are dozens of children of school
age on our streets every day.
This should not be. There
should be some way to remedy
We understand that a great
deal of small grain is being
planted in Marshall County.
This is good, when we remem-
ber that practically all the mo-
ney that has come to us for the
past two years was from this
a 25 cent Kansas City paper
and think they are saving 75
cents a year thereby. One Rip-
ley county man ordered a $( 5
buggy from a Kansas City com-
pany, and when it came it was
the identical buggy sold by It.
E. Lee here at home for $50,
and no freight to pay. He was
not a reader of the Republic,
because 'it cost too much,' as
he said, but he lost money
enough in that one transaction
to pay for tin; paper for 15years
No one knows how much more
he lost in the past several years
because this is the first instance
in which he was shown and
convinced of his loss.
"We shall not expose this
man in his duplicity, because
we haven't his consent to use
his name, but the circumstance
should be a warning to the
wise heads who talk about the
county paper having nothing in
it of any value, and that it costs
"The advertising matter of
the home merchant is equally
important as other reading
matter, and the man who fails
to read it and keep posted is
apt to trade with merchants
who do not advertise. If he does
this, and pays too much for
goods, he has no recourse, the
merchant having never agreed
to sell goods as cheap as the
"When you do without the
county paper you save one dol-
lar in one year but only the
Hart, of Nashville, who is hear-
ing testimony in the Carmack
murder case. On the question of
the fitness of a juror who habit-
ually uses intoxicants Judge
Hart ruled that "a man is drunk
when he is so much under the
influence of liquor that he be-
comes a nuisance to the gener-
An old view of drunkenness
which has had wide acceptance
was that a man is not drunk so
long as he can lie down without
holding on. A British justice
has recently held that a man
cannot be regarded as drunk if
he can find his way home alone.
These precedents are now fur-
ther amplified, though the
Nashville decision is subject to
appeal and review by the high-
It is obvious that between
the extremes of "drunk as a
lord" and "sober as a judge"
a wide latidude of indulgence
in stimulants is allowable. The
question of capacity also enters
into the case, as between Toe,
for whome one glass was too
much, and Pitt and Dundas,
w h o divided seven bottles
of po r t between them i n
an evening. But it is made
clear that any amount of tack-
ing and failling in getting home
and any number of stabs at the
keyhole are permissible, the
one restriction being as to in-
terfering with the imblic peace.
The Nashville decision is a-
gainst boisterous intoxication,
F. E. Kennamer Chas. A. Coaklcy
KENNAMER & COAKLEY
Attorneys at Law
Lazarus Building. Practice in all courts.
LEWIS & RIDER
Office in Taliaferro Bldg.
M. D. BELT,
Physcian and Surgeon
OFFICE OVER MADILL STATE BANK
Office, 115. Residence, 184.
Lord who knows everything, j the "wont go home till morn-
could tell how much you lose in ing" and the "rolling, reeling"
the thousands of times you! kind—the condition of noisy
BLAYLOCK & HOLLAND
Physicians and Surgeons
OFFICE IN TALIAFERBO BUILDING
Summers Hardy Wm. M. Franklin
HARDY & FRANKLIN
Practice in all the Courts.
P. F. ROBINSON
Physician and Surgeon
Office over Madill Nat. Bank
Office Phone 115. Residence 181
W. M. ADER, D. D. S.
spend money day in and day
out through a whole year's
Recognizing the fact that it is
hardly probable that we could
have induced the legislature to
place any kind of a State insti-
tute in Madill, we are proud
that our people are going ahead
with a splendid new high school
building, and not only in Madill
but over the whole county.
A great many of our firms
are sending to Washington for
their envelopes. Uncle Sam
furnishes envelopes for nothing
and stamps and prints same
for just about the cost of stamps.
Of course we cannot expect to
enter into competion with the
U. S. but believe that if the
business men will give the
matter a minutes thought they
will patronize home institutions
inebriation described as "glori-
ously drunk." It is in favor of j
a state of gentlemanly exuber-
ance which does not interfere
with the enjoyment or comfort
of other persons.—New York
A. 1'. and A, M.
Oakland Lodere No. 67 meets Saturday even-
ing before the first full moon in each month.
H. J. LEOBETTER. W. M.
,[. W. MOON. See'y.
W. 0, w,
Meets every first and third Tuesday niffhts.
H. E. FITCH,Council Com.
JNO. K. HEARNE. Clerk.
THE REAL HERO.
As mankind reads the story
of the disaster to the steamer
Republic, peruses stirring nar-
ratives of the passengers, pic- The Springfield (Mass.) Re-
tures the anxiety on the huii-1 publican says: "Governor Has-
dreds o f faces, imagines the kell was originally anathema-
Florida standing bv to give j tized by the President for his
help to the distressed steamer, alleged favoritism to the Prairie
the Baltic, the Gresliam and the Oil and Gas company, and it is
other good shipshurrying to the j now tne opinion of all fair-
sinking vessel, the long, trying, minded persons who looked in-
perilous process of transfering to the matter that his record in
the passengers and crew from connection with Prairie Oil and
the Republic to the Florida and Gas is better than President
again from the Florida to the Roosevelt's. The Indian land
Baltic—as mankind does this [ cases were the uext weapon
and feels the thrill of the epi-1 used in the presidential assault
sode there looms over the whole upon the governor, and some-
incident one name and one fig- time the courts may decide
ure, the name and figure of a whether he was as black as the
Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday nights in
each month. W. F, NICHOLS. S,
id and 4th Thursda
W. 1', NICHOLS, o. &. i .
H. E. FITCH. R. K. & F. K.
I. 0. <>. F.
GOODWIN. N. G.
WILL LEWIS. V. (i.
W. F. NICHOLS, Clerk.
District Judge—D. A. Richardson
County Judge—J. W. Falkner
County Attorney—J. O. M inter
Representative—J. W. McDuffee
State Senator—Wm. M. Frauklin
County Clerk—W. C. Campbell
Sheriff—John I. Webb
District Clerk—N. W. Welch
Register of Deeds—George M. Jonesj
Surveyor—J. B. Rybum
County Supt. of Sc,ho#ls—\V. M. Abernathy
fD. O. Davis. Ch.
County Commissioners < E. H. McDuffee
IW. A. Wheeler
Mayor—George E. Barnard
Recorder—C. S. Cannady
Assessor and Collector—J. Moon
Marconi was the best friend
of the stricken passengers and
crew out there in the—remote,
isolated, helpless. His pliysi-
president, for campaign purpo-, Attoraey-F^K|pn mer
ses, painted him.—Commoner.
I). B. Taliaferro
E. ('. Chaney
REAL ESTATE CO.
Wc buy, sell and rent farm and city property.
We lend money on ten years time at 8 per
cent. Call and see us.. Office first door back
First National Bank.
W. S. ARRINGTON, Manager.
Madill Lumber Co.
LIME, Brick, Cement, Build-
ing Hardware, Lumber
Shingles, Sash, Doors. Concrete
flues in stock. They never burn
Come and see us when in need
of anything in the building line.
D. W. Ingersoll, Prop,
The Madill Drug Co.
has removed to the northwest corner of
the square—Carter Bros, old stand, where
they will carry a full line of pure drugs.
PRESCRIPTIONS CAREFULLY COMPOUNDED
R. H. EVERETT, - - MANAGER
Creed for the Discouraged, month.
_ A. C. Benge
Council meets first Tuesday
night in each
I believe that God created
cal self was not present, but his me to be happy, to enjoy the Baptiht CHUBCH_Preachin(t eTery SmKlBjr
abstract self was there, busy, j blessings of life, to be useful to f. Hmrnorrt Supt
tireless, magical and potent, in my fellow beings; and an lion- j;r f;rf.y^"5,^.nrPd m.7:45p'
= the shape of the wireless instru- or to my country. ivies' am'. Mondays^ ™GHT Pi)stor
We have restaurants in Ma- ment. From the being of Mar- 1 believe that the trials which ,
> ua c Itsioui ttiim hi lull ... , . , I'kksbytekian chuttch-PreachinB every
dill who pay an occupation tax coins genius was sprung this beset me today are but the fiery S,i(';;,i fa ts1l!h 00,;'e eu^.%
for the privilege. They hardly voice which was to send a nies- tests by which my character is i'n.yer meetingevi-r>-/rue$day at s
make expenses through four or sage to those who could help ! strengthen, ennobled and made
five days in the weeks and ex- and save. Wherever Marconi worthy to enjoy the higher
• Sunday at 10 a. m.
„ . . -. - lesday at 8 p. m.
He v. J. C. Hardin. Pastor.
pect their profits 011 those days
when there are crowds in town.
Of late the ladies have been
cooking at home, bringing their
wares to town and getting the
trade that uatui ally belongs to yondthe
these taxpaying restaurant prehend.
keepers. Is it right? We know So to the inspiration, the vi-
it is done in the name of Chris- sious, the daring, the skill, the
tianity, which we believe is us- supernatural and superhuman
was in the flesh, there 011 the
sea was his greatest self, doing
a miracle for the hundreds who
stood in the presence of death—
doing a miracle which is be-
lower of man to coin-
ed as a shield for many things
which Christ himself would not
approve. Ladies give it a sec-
ond thought before keeping it
up.—Madill News Feb l."> liMlS.
There are none so blind as
those who will not see.
"The county paper cannot be
compared to other papers in
price or in cost of production.
No other paper under the sun
gives the subject matter of the
county paper,'* says the Doni-
phan (Mo.) Republican. "No
other reading matter in any
paper whatever is worth as
much in dollars and cents to the
farmer as that of the county
paper! Vet some men will take
in Marconi is the vast debt due
for the rescue of those 011 the
Republic. The captains of the
Baltic, the (Ireshain and the
rest were splendid in their la-
bors. 1 nt it was the spirit of
Marconi calling with the instru-
ment that made it possible for
them to know they were need-
ed. To Marconi be the glory.
To the Italian wonder-worker
go the shouting and cheers of
the race. He snatches the per-
ishing from death.—New York
WHAT IT IS TO BK UK INK.
An authoritative definition of
what constitutes drunkenness
has long been needed, and the
want is now supplied by Judge
things of life, which I believe
are in store for me.
I believe that my soul is too
grand to be crushed by defeat;
I will rise above it.
I believe that 1 am the archi-
tect of my own fate; therefore,
1 will be master of circum-
stances and surroundings, not
I will not yeild to discourage-
ments. I will trample them un-
der foot and make them serve
as stepping-stones to success. I
will conquer my obstacles and
turn them into opportunities.
My failures of to-day will help
to guide nie on to Vietorp on
1 will not waste my mental
energies by useless worry. I
will learn to dominate my rest-
less thoughts and look 011 the
bright side of things.
I will face the world bravely,
1 will not be a coward. I will
assert my Cod given birthright
and be a num.
For I am Immortal and noth-
ing can overcome me.—By \ ir-
ginia Opal Myers.
Methodist Church—Sunday School at 9:45
a. m.. 11. 1\ McGaha, Supt.
Preaching every Sabbath at 11 a. m. and 8
Kp worth League every Sabbath at 4 p. m.
Home Mission Society Monday 4 p. m. Mrs.
J. It. Ryburn. Pres.
Prayernioeting Wednesday S p. m.
Choir practice Friday H i>. mM A. C. Hence,
Director. T. L, DARNELL, Pastor.
IN OUR NEW SHOP!
We are ready to do all kinds of first-
class BLACKSMITH and WOOD-
WORK. Especial attention given to
HORSESHOEING. If you have an
animal with bad feet bring it to us and
be convinced that " we are it " when it
comes to shoeing.
ALL OUR WORK GUATANTEED
OUR PRICES ARE REASONABLE
J. F. TEAGUE
Railroad Time Table.
EFFECTIVE DEC. 13th.
No. 508 Arrives
No. 110 Arrives
No, 100 Arrives
n... -,<i7 Amres
N... 11 Arrlv
No. 4«; Arrive-
No. p Leavr
No. 43 Arrives .... .....
. 43 Leave
6:00 p. m.
t> :40 a. m.
7:05 a. in.
11:40 a. in.
11:40 a. in.
2:25 p, in.
♦>:;#) p, in.
T I:, H. in.
First Class Work Guaranteed
Engraving Neatly Done
Also carry a line of Jewelry and Optical Goods that
it will pay you to see before purchasing elsewhere.
With Madill Drug Co.
N.W. Cor. Square
B. G. GLASS, Expert Jeweler
MartiU's Produce Market
All kinds ot' machine, wagon,
and buggy work done at the
best equipped Shop in Marshall
Countv. Bring your plows and
have tlioni repaired, 1 will take
WOOD also SCRAP IRON tor
work. SPECIAL AT TEN-.
TI ON < 51 YEN TO SHOEING.
Have a wood yard running.on
west side ot" my shop.
Phone ix! Blacksmith.
liens, per II>
Springs, per lb
Roosters, young, per Hp
Roosters, old, each.
Turkeys, per lb
bucks per Ii>
Geese, per 11
< Juineas each
Butter, per 11 >
Hides, green, per ll>
Hides, salt cured, per lb...
('otton H. :IT) to
January 22, 10011.
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Heart, C. F. The Madill News (Madill, Okla.), Vol. 14, No. 23, Ed. 1 Friday, February 5, 1909, newspaper, February 5, 1909; Madill, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metapth351290/m1/4/: accessed February 25, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.