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T1 3inmlStrTioe4PoBtoK"ee( one young animal that was froth-
aatnontiea in Washington have a iflf mourn. Jar. urejson
TESITA, I. TAUejJBT 38, ISM.
Ink 9tacs Pxicxs.
I, Xoty Receipts mod-
75ea Hepatic from
ef TaiJim- Territory
,ayiac from, three and
- a liattfcr-fimr. Goad es-rnfed Logs
in demand". Packers -6 to G.40,
iCd f. to 6.65, light weights
JCanaac City, Teky. The few
ales made wwt at maadyalbnday
-juice- Hogs atesog and five to
ten ouita hagkar, ike peas being
cJaared si "this advance aver Xon-hT'rae-
Allorer 9CX) pronds
m mags hnpaV5.8 to 6.17.
jointly deeidad to- exhibit s: eold
wave c from, eah portomce in
the United State when areola
wave is thought a he apftaehing.
The flags will he of white, with a
black square in the center, and
will he smre lay ed from a prominent
lace en nostoffices. The news of
the approaching cold wave will be
telegraphed by the War Depart
ment to all poslofSces on telegraph
lines, and these offices will com
municate the news to interior post
offices. It is thought that the news
.will he of material benefit to farm
Over sixty Uotteiu have been ad
dad to th jQ fat this season.
Slowly hot sorely A gcrahc arc
going to thenar and theierpeeved
Porfiona ef Ktriea ate heiBg de
; Tiated by yiitoffoii!. Partic
ularly iaflua fUe m fee State
Id. MOaraia'a mjjaritr for
- garetaoc of tfc Ckeetew nation
-wacSSC Jaaae "Wetf ws ehoaen
. a govemer af the Chick aotws.
By a new- aieetrie hoaatight for
JajcomptJs, tiurtj-nve telegraph
joiac oaa e aowied ahead of the
'engine on a dark night. Thirty-
ttirce pofca owe afcont eee mile.
TMa VT 1 r r rr nninfAlliiTAnt Ao
. sodated Press dispatch from Fort
Smith was published yesterday
morning: Oklahoma Payne and
seven of his followers, in charge of
Lieutenant Jackson and a detach
ment of the Ninth cavalry, crossed
the Arkansas river Monday even
ing, en route to Fort Smith, where
the prisoners were to be turned
over to the civil authorities for
trial. Before crossing the Indian
line, Lieutenant Jackson received
a telegram, ordering him to take the
prisoners to Fort Scott, Kansas.
Thereupon he reexossed the river
with his liffiinmtnd and camped in
the Cherokee radian,, opposite the
i city, whereas aseoda-tidpress cor
respondent and Payne's attorney
visited them, bat were refused an
Interview with, the prisoners.
Payne Tagged hard to be allowed
to converse with the reporter and
his attorney, bat Lieutenant Jack
sen emphatically refused. The
party are now in camp awaiting
tThe United States nuees forty-
eight hajenfln rf grain per head of
its pejwlarten, and csnsniiiiii ferty-
tme bnahtla per head. la both
cases fcer talc Mm lead of all eth
The people af Kansas as a. rale,
be it said to Aeir credk, express
no sympathy far Dave Payne, the
boomer, and hw aateetotes. who
liar been expelled from the Ter
ritory and taken to Fact Smith.
rBen Sailer's letter ef acMptewce
' l a
dent's "anal measea, and a great
deal laager th his w3J ever he.
Thai wertby will H k said stake
,twe apeeeiMe me JCaaeacdesg ttse
The Dean cwaa ef Kaaeee hare
pteeed a tketotin tiM AeM which is
ratherea tiM le" arder. It
1 wj Jl eatofa a geaat many -rates bat
the' p.uhamtlita ef eeeee are
Ja?.G.Plaat hae esedtheLi
diacapolifl flgnMutliec m,9Q0. for
JSobliehing jl atetement thai lie had
Eednced the wua whe hi sow his
rwifc, and. was forced to aaarry her
.at theTpotat of a levolver in the
hands of heritate ntliter.
3 The Asfee, before the. eenqnest
of Mexieo by the Spaniards, rc-
rnantaad the -rate of trees for the
mainteoaaee of meietcre and the
promotioa of irrigation. Pneeott
relates that their laws eontoihed
aererepeeialttes against the destrnc
lioa of feieatc.
i .p jc lians .win n. n j. vmkk awj-
nuesin. jaekasn-oaMnty, xassas,
are ImwagtM wile abont a 38,000
acre.leaoeio seaae Tepeka parties.
in all probability ahe farmers of
tbateection who have been gra-
xing their cattle on these leads and
paying; nejthiog tot to privilege
are at the "bottom ef fche disturb
ance. Prank Jaaeee passed throngb. Se
dalia eeene daps age, naattended,
on "hi way to ieoaeville to answer
the OtteariUe train robbery in
dictment. While fltepping at the
Harrison Sonae, where the writer
vat quartered, he was viewed by
ftondreds of ppoetatpes, most of
-wbeen, utiaiiea to say, hbeagh't him
more "ainned agaawt than sin-
In. almost every section of the
country there is a great misappre
hension of facte relating to the cat
He men- wJ occupy the country
from- which Payne was ejected.
Tiiat'cowttry owned by the
Cherokees, and. in October, ISS3,
wasjeased. by thorn- to the Chero-
ie Strip Stock Aseeeiatioa for the
erm of are years- Payne on the
ntrary aqttgd there and insist-
;that the Cherekees- hadprevi-
basly forfeited all rights thereto.
Tsfea Sfcert Stops.
C. H. Seynolds, Catoosa's clev
er cattle man, was snaking hands
with, his numerous friends in Tul
sa last week.
Hon. Sam Brown, treasurer of
the Creek Nation, Willie Kan and
Jackson Brown were np from Wea-
tlakft last week.
Com is selling on our streets at
twenty-five cents per bushel.
Our enterprising merchant, H.
C. Hall, is visiting the sea coast
for bis health.
Some -of onr town people, among
them Roe Hall. Dr. Booker, and
Gabe Jones of H. Seed's mercan
tile establishment, retained from a
big h-nat Satorday. Their wngon
was net loaded with game, but Dr.
Booker inform ns he killed a nice
cat. The watermelons they had
in the wags wider the hay were
Deck Donncy 13 on our streets
leaking slier his cattle interests.
Deck looks well, and his many
friends in onr town are always glad
to shake his hand.
Jeff Elliott, the jolly brakeman
on the Frisco, has had a lay off
and of course spent most of his
time in Tulsa. There is something
here that attracts him and he could
not be hired or persuaded to take a I
run on any other part of the road.
SeSE enjoyed a fine hunt during his
Alvin Hodge has moved his herd
of cattle on this side of the river.
Mrs. Xqnroe Hall is able to be
out on our streets again.
Tolsa is going to have a post of
Dr. Booker informs us that James
Cavender, the young man who ac
cidentally shot himself through the
knee sometime since, will soon be
ahte to nse his cratches.
Year correspondent has been on
a visit to the beautiful farm of the
Hon- J- C. Perryman. Judging
from the nico shrubbery, ever
greens, etc., we think the Judge
anticipates finding himself a better
Bert Coleman, the young gentle
man who has had charge of Xo. 32,
has been relieved by George Stc
Yenson, who has been resting at
Vinita. Mr. Coleman was a nice
gentleman and wo hope he will
kicked at the animal to drive it
away when it jumped at him bury
ing its tusk inhis thigh, severing the
main artery. " Instead of making a
ligature above the wound, Grey
son's companion started for help.
The wounded man held his life's
blood in cheik for some time, but
becoming impatient started for the
house and died. a short time.
Before life was extinct a compress
was applied, but was placed below
the wound instead of above.
Cofieyville Courier. Some days
ago a married man was arrested at
Fawn Creek for attempting to rape
a 10-year-old colored girl. The
trial was placed for the 19th. The
man appeared at the trial, but af
ter a few witnesses were examined
it was found that the prisoner bad
left the court room. He jumped
on a ponv hitched near and rode
half a mile or so, where he took to
acorn field, lea-ring the pony in
the road. Thi6 is the last seen or
heard of him.
Dcnison, (Texas) Gazetteer.
The people of Vinita, I. T., are
preparing for a fair this fall. The
crops and fruit of that section of
the Territory were never better.
Slowly but surely are the great
catural resources of the Territory
being developed, and the day is
not far distant when it will be sec
ond to no section of country of this
hemisphere. Tho offi
cers of the Indian Territory have
been making it rcdjbot for whisky
introducers. It is certainly Tery
strange what desperate chances the
introducers will take. The Indian
officers arc all the time on the alert
for offenders of this character and
they are certain in tho execution
and discharge of their duties.
Indian Champion. Willie Har-
fcins, a younc Uhoctaw wno is
working on the section between
here and Stringtown.hasa favorite
amusement of catching snakes.
Last Wednesday he tried to catch
a rattlesnake as it elided past him
and as it was too quick he grabbed
it about a foot back of its head
when it turned and bit him on bis
forefinger. He immediately cut
his finger open with his knife and
commenced sucking it until he
thought it was all right, and went
to work again. In about an hour
it commenced to hurt him and he
went to Stringtown to get some
thing for it, but could not find any
thing there, then he came here and
found some alcohol on which he
soon became intoxicated. He is all
rihgt now and has gone back to
Chctopx Advance. Work on the
Di, JL t A. railroad is expected to
beginabout tho first of September.
The parties having the contract
have given heavy bonds to have
the road completed from Baxter
Springs to Winfield, by January
1st, 1S85. And a number of gra
ders with teams, plows and scra
pers are here now, awaitiuj the ar
rival of the contractors.
We understand that marshals are
stationed on the roads leading from
the state into the Territorv. who
The Business Centre !
Choice Stock of General Merchandise on Grand Riv
er, 4 Miles East of Chouteau.
"Our stock of Drv Goods. Clothing. Notions. TTnls. fiwwriPH flnnimmrini Tin ....-,.- rv.M..
Saddlery, Harness, Boots and Shoes always complete, and sold at lowest prices. ' '
.1 Have Purchased- tlie
GRAY ELOUREJG AKD SAW MELL,
-Ajid am Prepared to do a General Milling Business.
P. O., Chouteau,
THE OLID RELIABLE
a. W. GREZN,
Post-office. Vinita, I. T-
Crop oirieft caraad
split in right.
Kangc On Jones
northeast of Vi
nita, I. T. 22
XSS. J. B. CUSL.
Postottlce, Cofleyviile, ilans.
J C on left hip or
tide, and saddle
Svirrn on right side
Itangc on Curl
tV. O. PATTON & CO.,
Post-office, Vinita, I.T.
Smooth crop in the
same on the left
IJangc Kock crcefc
B B. TAxXO
Post-office, Vinrta, I
car and split-
Post-office, Echo, I. T-
up. either side ,
oil riht .car,--"
under slope off
Cherokeo Orphan" Asylum.
Where you can depend on getting
GrOOXD GOODS, FATR. ttat.
EXTGr andRIOES jJS LOIT
JSJS MJUbJJiJ LOWEST ! x
Full & Complete Assortment
Of Everything needed by the people of the Nation. My longlcxpericncc
has taught me juil vhatkind of goods the people trant.
I Cany No Dead Stock!
Poatocc, Vinita, Ind. Te-r.
Some cattle br'nd'J
I on left side.
im BnmnJ'iiuc uamn
irecs, nine id ii ex
north castof Vinita
T. F. THOMPSON,
T O. Vinita, I. T.
Ranpeon Kip Ca
bin Credit. 3 tallzr
south of Vinita.
W. T. 11ATTY,
Tostoffice, Vinita, I. T.
Brand on either
side or hip.
Postolfice, Choatcan, I. T.
fome cattle brail
V G on left side.
Ear mark Over-
slope in each' ear.
Kanze on i'rvor'a
creek, I. T.
H.B. Henry -P. O
marks and oM
JANS O APTAINB,
Skiatook Post-office, C.
AMi .iaaJ jj . v
Homi a y
Poslofficc, Sac and Fox Agency.
broad K on
off the ri ht
and swallow fork in Iofl. 'JHt
x oaiuiuo;, cac anu rox
i If ii i J
Post-office, Vinita, I. T-
The profits on goods I sell are not eaten up by losses on goods not salable.
Email profits, and will do so. One trial will convince the most skeptical.
I can afford to sell for
come to sec us again.
Tolsa has finished her race track
and the boys can now test the
speed of their ponies.
Lots of peaches, apples and wa
termelons on our streets.
Oar people are glad to see the
CniKSTAis come around, andVo
hope its circulation will continue
to grow. More anon. Rcstler.
TE&KETOKY ASB B6&BE& XfiTES.
The Southern hotel at Dcnison,
Texas, was destroyed by fire re
cently. It was insured.
E. D. Bedwcll, of the Neosho
Times, has bought A. M. Sevier's
interest, and is now eolc proprie
tor. Peirce City Democrat, Aug. 11.
The Carthage cracker and candy
lactory was, yesterday, entirely de
stroyed by fire. The insurance,
wc understand, was about $15,000.
It will be rebuilt. -
The Herald of Siloam Springs, neut home of the disease may be
Ark., says: On Wednesday, the wherever low lying malarial lands
-Jin mst. inc ivansas iir, Arkan
sas and Fort Smith Itailway com
pany's corps of engineers, under
control of Col. W. E. Itosser. pass
ed through our.city on preliminary
survey of their road to the termin
us, r ort smith. as those so often reported in late
James Gre"son, a well known years in the northern states as
l,also pvwhw op-iioatnat.pt -,.-.' , i.. : . Vrnm t v xTann c.i.
t ','AO bullocks will b sent by it dent a feMr davs since. Wliile feed-1 Grower's report of the stockmen',
Hf nr'ient fann jinirhishnsrs he was followed bv I meeting at Las Vegas on the 12th
The present s eaten will develop
ie experiaaant of shipping Colora-
and. Wyoming stare cattle or
foedersv" to Iwoj, by what will
termed the- yr rote,"
br the Kectacrn. Pacific toDu-
uh. thmuw nt LaJie ansenor to
thg-ftanadian fadfc, thence along
Vie line to Quebec, and by steamer
r Europe. Mr.Frewen, of Wyom-
ir, who has bern instrsmrntal in
augurattnK this scheme, claims
c ii the savinf: of 1,00? mile? in
will arrest all parties found in the
Nation hunting and killing game,
and confiscate their outfits. Wc
do not know what their object is in
doing this, and it seems unreason
able, but it is in accordance with a
great manv other acts perpetrated
Lin that country wherein the mar-
snals are concerned, and the only
ones who receive any benefit from
their vigilance (?).
The benefits in confiscations may
accrue only to maishals and their
posaes, but the law prohibiting the
killing of game in the Territory by
parties on the border should be
Arkansas City Democrat. The
utile four year old son of JTr. C.
JL Renfrew, who resides a few
miles north of this city near the
Walnut river came very near being
drowned last Saturday afternoon.
The mother supposed the little fel
low was out in tho yard playing
with their large hewfonadland
dog, as was his habit every day, as
he and the dog were very fast
friends, and the mother felt per
fectly at ease as long as the trusty
canine was with him. Sirs. Ren
frew had just finished doing up her
dinner dishes, and had stepped to
the door to call the little boy in
when the dog came "dashing up to
to the house barking furiously, and
when he saw Mrs. R. he turned
and started toward the river bark
ing and looking back at her, as if
to say: "follow me." Mrs. Ren
frew mistrusted that something
was wrong, and ran down to the
river bank a few yards away, and
there to her horror saw her little
boy just sinking in the stream. As
soon as he rose to the surface she
told the dog to "bring him out;"
and the noble animal plunged m
and in a few moments brought the
little fellow safely to shore !and
laid him at his mother's feet, thor
oughly drenched, and badly fright
ened, but otherwise uninjured.
30TES FOR THE STOCK 3LUT
An exchange gives the following
bit of history in an article on the
Texas fever: Long before Texas
was thought of as a state the dis
ease called Texas fever was known
in this country. It had been de
scribed as bloody murrain, yellow
murrain, dry murrain, distemper,
black water, American cattle
plague, and as acclimating,gastric,
periodic, splenic, Spanish, and la
ter as Texas fever. It is an ex
tremely fatal, virulent, epizootic
disease, communicated by cattle
from the lowlands of the state
washed by the waters of the At
lantic and the Gulf, from Virginia
to. Mexico. Possiblv the perma-
Still at the Front !
WITH A FULL STOCK OF DRY GOODS, CLOTHING, BOOTS AND SHOES, HATS, FURNISH
ING GOODS, GROCERIES, QUEENSWARE, SCHOOL ROOKS, STATIONERY, dc. Come and
G-. W. GKRIEIEIDsr; "Vinita,, I. T.
exist near the sea and beyond the
region of severe and regularly oc
curring frosts. As luug ago as 1796
losses of cattle in tho northern
Etates from this cause were report
ed, tho symptoms being the game
inst, we clip tho following: "About
inree weesn ago haj grade bulls
and heifers were unloaded at the
Las Vegas yards for Mr. John
Chisum, of Roswell. The cattle
were from Missouri, and it is
claimed they were shipped in
good, healthy condition. On the
road to this place the cattle con
tracted a disease, the name or ori
gin of which baffles local authori
ties. The stock are affected in the
eyes which swell and burst, leav
ing tho animal stone blind until
death puts an end to its sufferings.
Vhen landed here about ten had
died, but before the first twenty
miles were driven ten more were
reduced to hide value. On the
north end of Stoneroad's range so
many of tho animals were blind
and helpless that the drovers
abandoned them and went on emp
ty handed. Reports read at the
meeting showed that out of tho 300
head 200 aro dead, while the re
mainder are in a dying condition.
Poslofficc, Chelsea, I. T.
of left car.
Itanpo four miles
west of Chelsea.
I'ostoffico, I'hetopa, Kans.
1 1 on niynsmc.
1 Also C on risht side
Ranc on heod
watonj; oi iJttlc
creek. Ranjre, between
split m left
bit and zinc
tag in right
at the hcoif
Posl-ofJce, Wnita, I. T.
, cadi ear.
, of Vinita
K. & '.
Postoffice, Vinita, Indian Territory.
(Nitue branded on
liorce brand C S
on left shoulder.
IC-iugu on Shnvv
nce crwk, 9 miles
nc of Vinita. 47v
48-. If 3S5l '
PostolUce, Vinita, l.T.
left ear, nn
iler h a4X
crop in right
Sme cattle branded
onh:p. Right hip
on right aide.
B. 1L WILLIAMS,
Post-office, Prairie City, I. T.
rip h t
C q a I
To produce an electric spark, it is
only necessary to warm a sheet of
ordinary paper in front of a good fire
or stove or over a lamp. Upon gr
ing into a dark place and applying
the knuckle to the paper a very
decided spark will start from the
latter, accompanied by a slight
crackling sound. Another plan
is to take two sheets of paper and
interpose a sheet of goldleafbetwcen
them. After electrifying them as
above described, it will bo only
necessary to pass a pencil point in
a zigzag manner over their surface
to cause the appearance thereon of
aluminous flash of considerable
intensity. These experiments,
which are vcrr easy to perform,
may serve to demonstrate the fun
damental rules of static electricity
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C-M-McClollan. 'T mw'T"aWiai
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Mmu are bren.lwl oo 97V 1 tu
Icrt iie that. ISlflM hMl MH1
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limmmmmamamm SaJr V. w ... m ,lrwiapp.i mzmi
najajammr vmv mssawa Horn? brani. ammM 0
amaHwmimr SammWmW. itanch on tacrr on itn iir VttmHRaT
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i. BBKL S maw mkamV "CV AW amBmBmBmamimBmmBmBmS
t iW EVANS, HUNTEH & NEW3CA.
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.i dcrbit olf each ear- kept np on ranch. Half-breed cattle all branded "3
""""""""p tfamBmmBmmBml arions ear marks and old brands. left side and hip. Sonic far-jfj
fammmamWmmm - mmBmBmm Horse brand horsc-shoc on left shoal- niarkel ppB and some EC mXJC
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PHmmlEmVBBBnmmBH -v K.nch.nn nU'!'TTcIa5
(""""P fsmmBmml -aBmaC P'rd Creek, lsce" road4mand K on rear
MK a i ffmammM .aF cipht miles an.-ns ca' " marka.
BmmTmTmm mdnc unvincdnccs s-thcnamc - H SsmTBrSmTBrnTPv north of Tulsa Ra-N'UE '"tnancbe conntr pool.
P . . -r, amamm H (KsmH vr- COUCH.
Vr amBmHKymamv V iWW Post-OfC, Lightmng Creek, I. T.
snmmr A B JaiBBBBWi&ammVSScStmmmmmmBmmi LmmH IV V- maSEmlmTis-
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hmaaa Ilanpn on wm-.arr-,. rs I
KmI Grana river MP-jSaf 1
'Hl bctirccnUa- mmVammmxHsaW
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'-sByWwPB" Mrs. Isabella Sewiaan,
W. Q. wBr.Mg rosUoffice. Skiatook, I. T.
rost-offict", A lnita, I. T. fBTa"
''BmSL on Rock afeHBHMpTA
aMtaaWBMt creek, "imBmmfSl
VxfxfxfxfxfaffxfxS.iQ o mmmlmMV
VVTK south mBmvmfSamfST
aBi BtbI .--s q 9 ! .
'""'' ''i;' "-J1 Ranch on RockCre-k, O.-agcyaUon.
A. MILLS, Z-
Post-oflicc, Chetopa, Kans. i StKr
JLssJl! JLaammlt! ! jj W
Smooth crop and nndcrhack in each ear ifVSSttfJg'i
r,nnnYkrnnnifP7tiipffQ?iipppMgJ tJ ! w
Volf creek 'JO
u lea south of
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