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VtKtTA, I. T., Auo 7, 1002.
Vote for the treaty and drive
the ott pirate out ol the nr'ion
"Treaty and Title" will be the
battle cry of the victors tomorrow.
The one who votes against the
treaty. Is voting away the rights of
J. M. Lnllny is conducting a
most oiToctivo campnigu for
A voto for the treaty it a declar
ation of independence from for
elgn management of your affairs.
With the ratlGcation of the
treaty the Cherokees will enter
fairly upon llio highway to pros
A vote against the treaty Id a
volu to dollver to the oil and min
oral pirates (he keys to the trete
ure vaults of.tho Nation.
Ex-Chief C. J. Harris, nftor
studying tho tronty is working
hrtrd for its ratification.
The opposition to tbo treaty has
been driven to the last ditch. Mis
representation and a corruption
fund are now tbeir only hopes.
Tho candidacy of Ott Smith (or
the council Is being very favorably
commented on, and it looks as
though ho would be relumed a
No Cherokee approves of the
looting of tho Nation by the oil
pirates. Yet a vote against the
treaty is an endorsement of that
Fortunately, no oue ever takes
Too-oua-stoo seriously, lie is aB
rmulous of pen as he is onorvat
.og of speech, and is recognized
only aa an iuspirer of that tired
Tho oppressive uncertainty
which has retarded the develop,
tnent of the Cherokee nation will
disappear when title can be ob
tallied to allotments. The treaty
carries titlo. ,
lor gang nas discovered in Mul
drow and Darrough a ve'rltable pair
of heavenly twins. It is difficult
to discover over which of the pair,
as to their social and political fu
turo, he enthuses most.
The campaign being waged by
the oil men against tbo ratification
of tho treaty is indicative of the
straits to which the opposition is
driven. Their only argument is a
corruption fund which is being
freely used among the full-bloods
An outrage on the rights of
women was consumated In the
Commissioner's court yesterday
when one was fined for using a
broomstick on a man. Such an
invasion of an inalienable right
should receive the severest con
damnation. Tho misrepresentations dissem
inated by some of the opponents
of the treaty have proven to be
veritable boomerangs. As these
various lies have been exposed
thoBe who were at first deceived
have become aggressive champions
of the treaty.
Jit Smith is making a 'vigor
ous campaign for the council in
Delaware district, and the voters
of that district will make a mistake
If ho is not elected. 'The great.
?st good to the greatest number,"
Is the platform upon which ho is
making his race.
Oil Smith, candidate for a seat
In the council in Delaware, is un.
qualifledly for the pending allot
ment bill, and is working as bard
for its ratification as for hU own
eleotion.- This-, alone, should rec
ommend him to the honest voterB
of his district.
About the only crime or mallei,
oua intention that Too qua slee
has not charged against the gov
eminent is that they intended to
condemn the Cberokeea to listen
to his everlasting prattle. But
then Bucb barbarism is too horri
ble for contemplation.
The opponents of the treaty
have failed to'conslder the intelli
gence of the Cherokee citizen in
their fight against that meaturo.
No Cherokee who understands its
provisions la going to vote agalntt
it, unless influenced by prejudice
or some purely selfish motive.
There is an unaccountable leth
argy among a large element con
corning tho treaty. There eeems
to be a feeling abroad that tho
measure is certain to be ratified,
Tor ding ! Viniia f r lid
and that no campaigning is neces
sary. This in a very dangerous
condition to slip into. During tho
few remaining days a vigorous cam
paign ot education should bo
The statement that tho oil com
panics favor tho treaty would draw
a wise smile from the coltio physi
ognomy ol "Mike" Cudahy.
Tho Indian Territory has done
much in making the Frisco aystem
the valuable property that it is to
day, and It is safe to - predict that
the grfcat schemes of extension and
development in this section
planned by President Yoakum will
be consumated, oven though the
road may be absorbed by tho Rock
No rational reasou has yet been
advanced why tho treaty should
not bo rallbod. Appeals havo been
made to prejudice; wilful misre
presentations have been dissem
inated aud a corruption fund is
being Irooly used. A mischievous
(riunity which oannot avail against
tho Intelligence and character of
the Oberokce people.
Ott Smith, of Falrland, who is a
candidate for the national council
over in Delaware district is well
qualified for the position to which
ho aspires, and no better man
could be selected. He comes from
one of Hie old, tubstantial families
of that district and will, if elected,
work for the peoplo as a whole
The true friends of the Chreo
kees are desirous of seeing a set
tlement of the tribal estate so that
each ono can reoeive his equitable
share before it dwindles away.
Tho most strenuous opponents of
the treaty are those who have con.
ticually robbed the nation and do
not want to lose so rich u craft.
The marshal'b office at South
McAlester has received notice
that the pay of jurors has be on in
creased from 82 to 88 per-diem.
TbiB will not make jury duty any
moro agreeable to the average citi
zen but will result in an even
more disgraceful soramble among
the professional jurymen to dii-
graco the court by their presence.
The liar Is only eOec'ivo among
the ignorant, which explains the
fact that some of the opponents of
the treaty areconfiuing their eflorts
to a very contracted circle. There
are those who are honest in their
opposition, but they are In a de
cided minority. From the mis
representations of the provisions
of the ponding measure whicli havo
been spread among tho ignorant,
iiw.w. uii At'iuts "prevaricating tal
ent in tho Nation.
1KUAIY OR THE CURTIS LAW?
Under tho above caption V. L.
Trott has issued a printed argu
ment against the ratification of the
pending treaty which in a way is
unique. It Ij an Illogical master
piece; a fllm'j tissue of puerile
repetitions of exploded misrepre
sentations. A completo analysis
of its weird assertions would oc
cupy time which they In no way
deserve. One of the most grotes
que features is the assertion (bat
tne treaty is favorable to the oil
companies. No one knows better
than Mr. Trott that the oil leases
were granted under the provisions
of the Curtis Act and that the rat
ification of the treaty will invali
date those unholy instruments and
drive the oil pirates out of busi
neBS. The most bitter enemies oi
the treaty are the oil men and tho
only consistent campaign that is
being made against its ratification
Is being conduo'.ed by their agents
with their money. A fact known
to all and of which a man as con
versant with Cherokee aflairs as
Mr. Trott must certainly be oog.
nizant. It is this "oent-ficent"
Curtis Act which has thrown the
treasure vaults.of the nation wide
open to these professional looters
which Mr. Tiott wildly appeals to
the Cherokees to accept in lieu of
a meaiure which makes each citi
zen steward of bis own. Probably
tbo moBt flagrant misrepresenta
tion in this most marvelous col
lection is found in tho repetition
of the assertion that the treaty
grants each alternate section of
land to the railroads. Mr. Trott
could have employed his time to
better advantage when he wrote
that paragraph by coming to this
office and receiving a check for 8100
by adducing proof of his assertion.
Mr, Trott well knows that there is
a standing offer from this office to
pay tho sum of 8100 to anyone
who can bhow where the treaty
contains any such illegal provi
sion. The entire document is
woven out of just fuch palpable
misrepresentations. No one doubts
the sincerity ol Mr. Trott's oppo
sltlon to tbo treaty. Hut it is an
opposition born, cradled and nur
tured in prejudice. A prejudice
which seeking gratification would
condemn the Cherokees to a delay
in the settlement of their affairs
until their uatate has dwindled
away under the blighting touch of
the corruptionietfl who have grown
wealthy at their expense,
Waller Agnow is ono of tho
active workers for ratification.
,r of Iho nrsCrangniludaaml UmiSMKaiMtf MMKMO
a fflTflllvlHgHiiii iWWHIWKH
Can Break tho Power Of Oil
Piratee In Tho Chorokoo
By Secrotory of Interior Embrac
ing Twelvo Sections of Oil
Lands Will Bo Invaltdat-
ed By Ratification of
The last desperate attempt of
the oil pirates to get tbo approval
of the Secrotary of tho Interior of
their leases of oil and mineral
lands in the Cherokeo nation has
bren partially successful. Tho ap
proval of the department has been
given to leases embracing about
twelve sections of land near Chel
sea and a smaller area in the Bar
tlesvillo gas fields.
Whilo tho action ot tho depart
ment is characterized as illegal and
in direct contravention to tho Cur
tis Act. whioh imposes cortain reg
ulations and royalties govorning
lenses Hint have nover bivn com
piled with, thus invalidating the
lease, the courts have never
brought relief to the Cherokees.
The Curtis Act is n most elastic
measure, and can ho stretched to
cover any arbitrary action.
For four years the Cherokees
havo fought the oil oompanlus in
the courts and beforo tho depart
ment and have suffered a series of
It is the conseneuB of opinion
among those who ;vo watched
and studied these rt Its that fur
ther litigation will only bring ad
Tho pending treaty in giving
title loallolmente invalidates these
leaees. The oil pirates are power
less against its provisions and
their hold on that valuable asset
of the nation will be finally
As a consequence ono of the
great questions which will be pre
sented to the Cherokee citizen on
August 7llt is whether to voto a
against the looting of tbeir estate
cr to voto a right to these robbers
to continue their looting.
Daniel Redbird chairman' of
tho Kee-too-ynh organization
ringing speech at Tahloquah.
RENT TOO HIGH.
No Available Building for the Wag
The court appointments at Wag
oner have been held up pending
a settlement of the rent question
between tbo government and the
owners of the building heretoforu
used for court purposes.
The owners of the building want
an annual rental of $2,500, which
Uncle Samuel thinks Is too steep.
Pending an adjustment Wagoner
Is practically without a court.
C. V. Rogers hasonlistod in
tho great ratification army
which will carry tlte cloction
P. U. Adams Appointed To the First
Judge Gill yesterday appointed
F. D. Adams United States Com.
mlssioner and Van Stewart con
stable of the first judicial district.
Commissioner Adams will hold
court at Miami.
O. II. Graves was appointed
United States Commissioner at
Pryor Creek in the fifth judicial
district with J. II. Harris as bis
Nonl England, of Afton, is
proaching tho gospel of ratifi
cation. TERRITORY BANKS.
Statement ol Their Condition at the
Cloo or Uuslness July Kith,
The abstract of tho condition of
tbo national banks of the Indian
territory at tbo close of business
July 10 shows the average reserve
held at 10.05 per cent, agalnBt
10 87 per cent on April 30. Loans
and discounts Increased from 86,.
562,000 to 87,137,187; gold coin de
creased from 8188,427 lo 8173,032,
total specie from 8388,331 to 8370,
445; lawful money reservo, from
8527,240 lo 8517,003; individual
deposits from 85,57-1,080 to 85,308,.
Soggy Snndors lias announced
his ondorsomont of tho troaty
and is working for its ratifica
tion. Geoiyc Mlllcndorf has been ap
pointed postmaster at Wcclcotkn,
vice La(e Mooro rcslunel
TERMS OF COURT
In the Western District Announced
by Judge Raymond.
The following order sotting the
terms of court in tho wuslern dis
trict has been made by Judge Ray
mond, It is ordered by tho ooUrt that
the regular terms of the United
tftates court in the Westorn dis
trict of Indian Territory shall bo
At Muskogee, beginning tho first
Monday in September, 11)02.
At Eufaula, beginning tbo first
Monday in Octobor, 1002.
At Sapulpa, beginning tho third
Monday in October, 1002.
At Wotumka, beginning tho first
Monday in Novembor, 1002,
At Wagoner, beginning tho sec
ond Monday in Novembor, 1002.
At Okmulgee, beginning tho sec
ond Monday in December, 1002,
It is furthorordored by the court
that from and alter tho first day of
January, 1003, regular terms of
court shall bo held beginning as
At Muskogoe, the aecond Mon
day in January and the first Mon
day in October.
At Wewoka, tho first Monday in
February and the fourth Monday
At Sapulpa, the third Monday
in February aud the first Monday
At Wagoner, tho second Monday
in March and tho second Monday
At Eufaula, the first Monday in
April and 'tho fourth Monday in
At Okmulgee, tho third Monday
in April and the second Monday iu
An order was also issued fixing
the boundaries of tho seven com
missioner's districts in tho West
ern district. The places of hold
ing court will be as follows:
District No. 1, at Wagonor.
District No. 2, at Muskogeo with
sittings at Webbers Falls on the
third Monday and Tuesday of each
District No. 3 at Checotah.
District No. 4 at Eufaula.
District No. 5 at Sapulpa, with
sittings at Briston,the second Mon
day in each month and holding
three days, and at Tulsa the third
Monday, 'fitting three days.
District No. G at Okmulgee, sit
ting at Wetuinka tho third Monday
in each 'jaonth, for three days, and
the remainder of the weotc at Wo
alaka. District No. 7, at Wewoka and
at Holdenvitle the fourth Monday
in each month, holding three dsys.
The Standard Oil Company asks
you to voto against Uie treaty. A
vote agalnBt the tre.tty is u voto
against your children. Whoee in.
teresls are you protocting?
Tho opponents of the troaty will
tell you tomorrow that it grants
every alternote section of land to
th3 M. K. & T. a ad Frisco roll
roads. It is absolutely false. Tho
Chieftain haB offered 8100 to any
one who could adduce proof of tho
assertion. Not one of those mis
represented has acceptod tho of
fer. In another column is a com
munication from W. L. Trott,
which moBt forcibly -verifies overy
Bo.called accusation iu yesterday's
Chieftain. It will be noticed that
.Mr. Trott has dropped into mute
silence on his assertion that tho
treaty granted every alternate sec
tion of land to the railroads, nor
has he ofifr.red any proof of that
assertion although the Chieftain
has offered him 8100 for tho same.
Mr. Trott has also aba odoned his
amusing assertion that the treaty
was favorable to tho oil pirates. It
is not to bo wondered at that he
was unnamed to see his n tine used
in connection witliBUoh a palpably
silly statement. The Chleitain
stated yesterday that Mr. Trott's
opposition was born of prejudice.
Thero is evidently no limit to it
judging from Mr. Trott'K own
statement. Tho Cherokeo people
will surely not listen to u man
whose prejudice is so deeply root.
mat it does not soften to the
cries ol starving women and chil
dren. A prejudice which vould
hesitate to relieve the suffering of
his own people, A prejudice
which can see only hidden e-vil in
Christian charity. Such a 'char
acteristic is never found in a. lead,
er ol men and any influenoo which
Mr. Trott may havo had ho- Jiae
sacrificed by this amazing soHf .ac
cueatlon. W. W. Hastings is one of tho
staunchost advocates of tho
"I was troublod with a hacklne
cough for a your and 1 thouht I had
coiiiumptlon," say C. UoKOr, 211
MnpleSt., Chaiapalun, III. i wx
a Kreat many remedies uod I was un
der tho caro of physicians for i.everal
months. 1 usod ono bottlo of Foley's
II(inrv nncl 'Pn. T, . -
havo not been troublod since." Sold
by People's drug storo. dw
For tho fcntlvo lly lid Leo has tho
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Muskogoo's Jfsuanco of
School Borjjtis Approycd
By tho DoparlftiontY
In Vlnila On tho Samo Important
Quosllon. Tho Bonds Ara
Certain of Approval if
Tho school bond issue recently
voted by Muskogee has been ap
proved by tho Interior Depart
ment. In view of the pending
election in Vlnila on the same im
portant question the following let
tor Irom the department in reply
In ono from tho city council of
Muskogee requesting the approval
of tho bonds Is I 'tereetlng:
'Sir: The department is In re
ceipt of your letter of July 18,
1002, transmitting" abstract of
Bpecial election held Juno 24, 1002
of voto on question ol the issue of
8-10,000 In school bonds, etc., and
rcquesling tho approval ol tho is
suance of said bonds.
"In reply you are advised that
on May 10, 1002, (Public No. 117)
an act was paised by oongrees pro
viding the manner in which in
corporated cities or towns In tho
Indian territory having a popula
tion of two thousand or more, may
Isbuo bonds and borrow money
thereon, to be used for the build.
Ing ol sowors, waterworks and
school houses. A copy of said act
is inclosed here with, and since it
appears tint the town of Musko
geo has more than two thousand
inhabitants, It is the judgment of
tho department that it should pro
ceed under the provisions of said
not, which fully prescribes the
manner of the isauanco of bonds
referred to thorein,
Tiios. Ryan, Acting Sec."
The act of congress referred to is
tho ono that provides that a town
cannot voto bonds the interest up
on which will not be covered by a
levy of five mills on tho dollar of
the assossment of tho previous
year for taxation.
If Vinlta votes the bonds on
August 25th the approval of the
department will undoubtedly bo
Konch Voting has announced
his advocacy of tho troaty and
is conducting a spirited cam
paign for ratification.
H0UCK IS OUT.
Postolticc Inspector Now
Por Another Job.
A report from Ft. Smith etules
that W. P. Houck, postofiice in
spector for this distriot, has beon
removed from office.
It is said that hia removal
resulted from a squabble
over the poBtoflice at BartleBvillo
Houck, so the story goes, recom
mended tho moving of tho post
office at that placo to another build
An inspector was sent from Kan.
sat! City to investigate the trouble
and reported adversely to Houck's
recommendations. It was then
charged tiiat Houck had made bis
recommendation upon the solicita
tions of several citizens without
making a personal investigation.
The superintendent of this dis
trict, it is alleged, has been at outs
with Houck for sometime and took
this opportunity for letting him
out. Houck will appeal to tho de.
Dig Yields Assured In the Cherokee
The following bulletin showing
crop conditions in tho Cherokee
Nation has been Issued from tho
Oklahoma agricultural station:
Over the northern portion showers
occurred durlnu' tin e irly part of the
weok followed by warm and dry
weather; cotton and corn arc doiui;
wc'l, but the late corn needs more
rain; plowing Is lu progress, but the
grouud Is becoming hard; hay Is yield
lax walli und Is belnu put up In looI
oomlltlon; threshing progroHes blow-
ly, with yields (air to good; veuotabliw
are t;ood; stock Is dulnu well.
Over the middle portion local show
ers benefited corn an) cotton; corn Is
dolni; woll, and a good orop U assured;
t ottoti mado u rapid crowth, and li In
a lino (Vatfl of cultivation; (trass '
(foo d, and baliitf tocured lo good con
ditio "J u uwd crop of potatoes Is
belua ceuured; tbrethlriK continues,
with w boat and oat yielding well.
Orr te southern portion dally
sbewen p laced cropi In line condition
and urounr ' tfO"'! working order;
corn and cot ten are lu ftood oondltlon
and line yields Indicated; late pota
toes have bson pliutod;ouU aro bar
vostlnc out u lar iroylold; prjlrio grass
a largo ylold, und ;n Immense crop of
hay Hccurcdi range is ood and stock
Is doing well; cano Is In lino condition
early pardons aredolob' noil,
"Fixe !' -.
During this sale you should invest
; igfntc those prices.
They have a com Qfln plete line of
hats worth i.ooow"and 1.25, but
will sell during this sale for 80c.
Men's underwear Ofjp worth 25 to
30c per garment, go at 20c. '
A few pretty pat 1 fjtcrns in laVN
worth 1 5c per yd " go for 10c.
OR All 50 and 60c silks arc marlc-
down to 35c per yard.
Would you like to buy a good
pair of shoes cheap? If so here s the
place where you can:
Shoes worth 75 & 80c at 80c.
Shoes worth 1.00 to 1.25 for 90
Shoes worth 1.50 to 1.75 for $1.20,
Shoes worth 2.00 for $1.50.
Don't fail to see these shoes for
they certainly are great bargains.
IJen't TiV3rl Symptoms
Go nftcr tho came. Stimulants and cathartics will neve retire Indigestion.
They may temporarily relievo tho system but the next meal clogs 1 1 niilti. Tho
food should be digested. Tbo nourishment health strength 11 contains
should be appropriated absorbed by tho system.
it Is lnvnluablo In nil wasting disease.
"I wlili to llnnk you for viliat Koilol liastlone fur me." nrltes Ollfton Olrlon, Collrtl, I nil.
"It runtlmuotiljrtrx-p'la after rtorjtlilnit clliuil failed. Wlien 1 ttli-d Kwlultt Ik'1ii!iuo
right awy. I cheerfully nvommt'ml It."
Kodol Dinosts What Yoti Eat.
Prepared by K.anWIHCo..CIil.-HKa Theft lwUt(-ontalrn2'4 times as mni-li fhy actual
tnoiuuivinciHUn tho trial hro whloli nell for NV.
DcWIll's Mile Early Risers gs.itsss.
L. K. McQUFFIN, TH03. T. WIMER, W.'.R. McQEOROE,
President. Vice-President. Cashier
...The Cherokee National Bank...
Uinlta, Ind. Ter.
b. 1". Tiirkcr. Jr W. II. Darrouxh. W It. McOMirg. 1'rcl b KclUy.
B. N. KatcllOr. Thoj. T, Wlmcr. U K. McOullln.
Every Courtcy Extended that Is Consistent with found Banking;
Interest Paid on Time Certificates ot Deposit.
Sonntor Gitloon Morgan is
ono of tho prominent' workors
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As you have allowed mo space
in whioh lo reply to tho accusa
tion, in yesterday's isauo of the
Chieftain of wy misrepresented
tions in my argument on tho so
oalled troaty. I will only Bay that
the voters will be tho judgo, and
not you. Further, I will use as
much of this Bpace as you will nl
low toadmoninh tho people to voto
against this treaty, because It was
planned, written and schemed in
Vinlta and wire-worked at Wnuh.
ington by men whoso intorests are
foreign to those of the Cherokee
peoplo, and who are here to huild
up of! of their downfall, (or which
the trap is set in this treaty. And
thero are too many men, like your
self, bore who would like to spring
the trigger are tired of waiting on
I can see now wherein the judg.
ment of the full blood Chorokeee
was correct last wintor when they
hesitated to take tho provisions
sent them by their white brothers
and neighbors, though they were
on starvation. Thoy were afraid
of the bait, Of course, you have
admitted me to your columns too
late. The fight is made; tho bat.
lie won: and, I think, you will find
your name is "Dennis" when the
country 'vote rolls in for awhile,
at least. On tho other hand,
should tho troaty carry, tho Cher,
okee people aro downed for all
lime lo come, and T. M, Bulling,
ton will be tho last chief ol the
Cherokees. W. L, Titorr.
Rock Creek Notes.
Jim Lane, of Centralia, was here
last Monday. Ho reports a pleas
Mrs, John Carrol is quite sick.
Dro. Dledeoe proached at Grove
Point Sunday. .
Mrs. Tom Harris is visiting her
daughter, Mrs, John Ilaitm.
Mrs. I'ropp is Buffering from
rheumatism this week,
lio sure you vote to ratify tho
The threslier and baler may bo
seen on erery hand, and thoro are
no idlo men in this community,
W. il. Whitney has the largest
grape crop ho baa evor grown and
is selling them at twocenta por lb,
George Cook and Mite Nellie
Lainn, of Adair, visited friends
here Inst Monday night,
Fred Hatfield and Miss Maggie
Allen wero welcome visitors last
Elmer Clark has rocovered from
his recont illnoss,
Late corn ie needing rain badly,
Duller and cg;s wanted at Ualon
purifies, cleanse, strengthens nnd sweetens tho stomach.
This new discovery dljresH all classes of food and agists
tho stomach aud dlgostiro organs In nMlmllnllni and
transforming it into tho kind of nourishment that Is
taken up by tho blood nnd fed to tho tlwiiie throughout
tho various organs of tho body. Kodol cures Indigent inn
and dyspepsia, thus removing the cause of nil unnach
troubles. Kodol gives surh strength to tho body that
llttlo Ilnr pill
fir ullkmsiuM or
Tbay dotit Krlp.
Dick Duck, n recognized lontl
or of tho ftillbloods nt Cntoo?n,
is out in n ileclurntion iu furor
Judges mid Clctk Who Will Serve
In Delaware District.
Tho following appointments of
election officials havo been an
nounced by Claud Shellon clerk
of Delaware District:
Timber IIIII-T. W. 1'rather, John
Payton, Judge; Geo. Dixon, Harry
Vinlta L. W. llufllngton, h. V. U
bell, Judges; W. (Jliarlotrtortti, laac
Ketchum S. !'. Melton, V. M.
Warner, Judue; J. d. Yot, Tom
Falrland Honry Hloox, Jim White,
Judges; John McOollough, Irwin
Ilallard It. Hallard, John Miller,
Judgo; Joo Clark, W. II. Ilillurd,
Cr.ivo J. II. lilbion, Jim Crltten
don, Judgo; A. L. Hallard, Dill Mel
Cavo Sprlngs-Ojo IJarlln, Harry
White, Jud,jof ; Uoorg Fields, Wost
lcy Field u, Clerks.
Taylor Pheasant Tanner, Percy
Washbourne, Judge; Ceo Freeman,
W. L. Smith, Clerks.
Afton F. M. Dawson, Thos. Hal
lard, Judgo; J, M. Smith, Homer
Oobolata W. M. Hallard, Tony
Mouse, Judge; How Mode, Jox Fox,
Now Town Sum Mouse, Jess Heck,
Judgoi; Peter Linton, Walte Huch
Hecks Coon Studlvant, Joko Hook,
Jtidgos; llarto Oarnor, J no. Deck,
J. G. Soriinslior is ono of tho
prominout Ghorokooa who ap
preciating tho oquitnblo charac
ter of tho troaty advocates rati
fication. Under tho treaty .the poor man
gots as much as the rich man the
country Is divided equally hence
tho poor man will voto for tho
treaty, and the rich and selfish
man against it, Btillwoll Stand
W. T. Davis will not only
voto for tho troaty but is work
ing for ratification.
Word wu received today that Mrs.
llobert O'Shou, who bus booii quite
III Is rapidly Improving.
Fresh lot of 5 und 10 cent cuin:or
goods on hund'at Hilentlnu1.
Ooat laundry soap 7 und lO.Ujrs' fo
25 cents ut llulcntlno', f
Nlee fios'i country honey at llaljju
Pure apple vinegar ut Halentlno'
To the Par HorthuJcsf,
Via Burlington Route.
"Tin. niirHiiolon-Nortlierii Pacific
pre," now leaves Kansas City at
t tn . timltltur direct comicctlo s i
nil lines from tlte east mid south. Thfl
Hie aidv tltrouah train from Kanoa '
through the northwest territory travctl
t.v ilia. Hnrtlitrn l'nclllc railway Tbroi.
nnarliM rllllr rata, fttntltlird nll(l tollfl
sleepers llittte, Helena, Spokane. Tr J
inn, Bcaiue, rouinmi.
The nuri'iiglon makes the cheap
Colorado summer lour ever made, n
as I6.00 round trin durlwr fream
periods of the summer from Hamas C
to Denver, Colorado Springs and retufl
Tlie Ilurlliitrton's last Denver irn
leaves Kansas Citv nt 0:10 P m arriv
nl Denver :illf n. iu. next dav. The i
ljxpreM leaves Kansas v.ny ai iu;v n 11
10.000 lakes: scores of the coolest 1
best summer localities in the countr
frequent periods of low excursion tout
sucit as f 12.20 Kansas utty to i. rat
To Eastern Retorts.
.Low rale summer circuit tours
Michigan, Canada. St. Lawrence rcclor
Atlantic coast; rail and lake or all rai
To CWeeo The famous "KU"lenv
Kansas City at 0:20 p. m.
To St. i-ouK uouoie uany irntn set
Describe vour trio to our nearest tl
et agent or lo the undersigned; and Itj
us aiivisc you iuc icnsi cost ana man yu
L. J. BRICKI5R, T. V. A., 823 Main S
Kansas V-ity, mo,
L. W. WAKHM3Y. G. P. A.. St. L
C. 51. I.BVY, Gen'l Manage
Rt Louis, Mo
The Most Direct
-- - i
Route from cither north
or south, to the Famous
Health R c s ort and
is via the
Descriptive literature concerning
this delightful resort furnished
upon appicatioit to
Passenger Truffle Department,
Lonvo Vinita 12
noon ovory tfny.
ing loavos Contrnlin 6 a.m.
rnuongcrs enrried both
1 L. W. MARK42-
. . . . Furniture repairing ....
. . . . nnd vilrnislting. Also ....
.... buggy topB and cush- ....
.... ions repaired nnd .. .
. . . . covered. Secoiid-hniid ....
. . . . furnittiro always on ....
. . . . hand. - ....
.... Ii. GRAFFUNDBR ....
.... Back of Hill buildhu
There is scarcely any condition of ill
health that is not benefited by the occas
ional use of a U-M'-A-N-S Tubule, l'or
sale by druggists. 1 he five-cent packet
Is enough for an otdluary occasion. The
family bottle, 60 cents, contains a sup.
ply for a year. d tt
Improves the flavor
nnd adds to the hcalth
fulucss of the food.
Strength and Parity.
PniCC DAKINQ POWDCR CO..CHICAOO.
"Dyipepsla," wroto Eutrcno FIelo
"ortcn Incapacitates a man for endeavor
and tomotlmcs oxtlngulihos tho fire ot
ambition." Though groat despite bis
complaint Flold itiffcrod from Indiges
tion all his llfo. A woak, tired storoaoh
car't digest your food. It notdi
rest. You can only rest It by the ut
or a preparation llko Kodol, which re
UevMitot work by dlgostlng your food,
licit soon rcitorcs it to its normal ton.
TboSl, iwitlooonulaisii tlmvtbi94.lsA
SULPHUR, 1. 1
cr. I'oor dk
Frpro Por t
, ttep, ana
oth a bul
nd a medl'
liatlon ot t
1 century n
Till Innure r
unocr. is ii
lfca no cqu
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