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THE CITY DYE WORKS
ii Mr MeFatland'e sooth of
Clfj Mrery Stable, Ardmore
B. E. AYERS, I'rop.
- Real Estate
O 1 1 W'bHUnKti'ii'u.
Guaranteed Largest Circulation of any Daily Paper Ever Published in the Indian Territory.
AKDMORK, CHICKASAW NATION. 'lUliSDAY, JULY 31, lSDl..
THE ANNIVERSARY PICNIC
Ai Viawad by am Ardmorelte Cor
respondent A Grand Sno
ceaa Plonlo Notee.
least, tho postal department will not
handle then). A Qulnry, 111, Ann re
cently sent 10,000 cards to tho pnM
(i Ilk i which had been trlmiucd slight',
ly for convenience sake, and the post
master returnon thoni. Tho Ann lost
a cool hundred by tho operation.
Midway Plalsance indeod? There h
ho comparlion. Did you mark thi
glittering array of line fabrics, costl
laocs, sparkling Jowels and gorgeous
ly caparlaoncd horses? Did )ou In
hale tbeaweet perfumes of tho orient,
fanned by the gentle morning zephyr
of our beautiful southern clime? Did
you fsast your oyes on tho fairest
'. omsnund braved men in our whole
nation and regale all tho senses until
consciousness became lott in ecstacj?
All theae thing woro posslblo to the
bouolder of lust Saturday's pageant in
honor of our natai anniversary.
Long before dawn we were aroused
from slumber by the rolling of vehi
cles and the rushing to "and fro of re
calcitrant steeds which were stimula
ted Into unusual activity by the ap
proach of thousands of visitors from
every direction. Long before tho ap
pointed time for starting tho sidewalks
iu all luo public thoroughfares woro
througed to suflocatlou by pedestri
ans until locomotion was well nigh
iuipotslble. The foverish excitement
incidoutal to such occasions sermed to
' ALLOW ME, MADAM f"
Bat She Wouldn't "Allow," and
Became Very Indignant at
the Proffered Gallantry.
Stolfa, tlm tailor is prepared to en
sure the latest styles and best (Its to
bo had in line suits. Call on Mm In
Central Hotel building. 'J 4 '2w
Look out lor tho pesky bill collector
tomorrow, for ho is suto to bo there.
J. BrBpragins celebrated the
seventh annlverfary doubly, and
in both instances in a most ap
propriate manner. On tbut day
ho wsb splendidly represented ii.
tho trades display and worked
with all his energy to make tho
celebintit.n a suceCBH. While tho
city was celebrating in full h'lli-
doy attire, Mr. ispragtni was with
them In spirit but absont in the
(IcBh, celebrating that which to
him was of fur greater imoprtancc.
Unto him n child had been .born,
unto him a non hnrl been given.
Ofnll Ardtnori'a natal duys tho
onejuct paHfed will ever be tiio
m'St significant to him. Mother
er south crnishifr. No damage other
tbau the delay Inrldont thereto. It
had to remain until an eti:itiu from
the north could be procured to an si
lu pulling It back on Iho track.
O'.Mealy X- ('on' o bavn
smoking lobacj lu Ihu city.
Last day of July.
and child are doing excellently
have takeu possession of every one and Mr. Spragins la the happiest
and iu such a laughter loving manner man in town. Tho Ardmoroite
at to portend a day of much airiuso-1 congratulates the delighted par-
tnant. Hustle swains wcro valnlv en-1
deavorlug to tow around their sweet
hearts and at tho samo time retain n
decorous appearance of manly dlgul
ty. Two enormous females stepped on
the conn of your scribe, who was
perched aloft ou au outside stairway
aud well wo still live which is say
Uf much. All tho roads leading to
to the city park woro in n perfect sa
mlel'of dust, which had tho effect ot
making the park itself seem an oasis
lu a desert. This beautllul euclomro
with Its pleasant y shaded walks al
ternating with sunny vitas of land
scape, its commons covered with tall
grasies contrasting with closely trim
tued velvet lawn", never before look
ed inoro iuvltluir. Dulret strains ot
music tilled tho air with a so thiugl
restfnlncs9 and au exprcsslou of pluu-
id contentment seemed vlilole ou eve
ry countenance. Ornups of most In
telligent looking men were every-i
whore kuottcd around discussing tho
(rreat problems which agitate our
country, and wo are very much Inclin
ed to suspect tlnti "tho "M, old story
Was told again" lu a good many shady
nooks aud corners.
rents and trusts thoir newly found
treiuuro may thrive ami enntinuo
to them tho acme of thitr lu ni t?
Ico err nin, ice cream soda and icr
cold soda wator at O'Mcaly and Con
Ice's. '-'3 It
There camo near being serious
trouble this morning between a well
known business gentleman and a
countryman, tho result of the afore
said, well kuown gentleman display
ing bis gallantry bv attcmptlug to as
sist the wilo of Iho countryman in
stepping from the street onto the side
walk. The woman was red beaded
practically as avcII as theoretically and
sho bceamo highly indignant at tho
gentlemanly luvaslou to which sho
was, it appears, a total stranger.
When he had takou hold of her
arm with tho apologetic remark,
"Allow me to assist you madam" she
flow cutirelv off tho handlo so to
speak, and demanded to know who!
he meant, Hy this time tho huebnud
1 had become angered and jumping
i from tho wagon, was rcadv for a light,
j Apologies, though wholly unneces
sary had tho pcoplo bveu acquainted
with tho common rules of etiquette,
wrro rendered. but thoy would not in
the least heol their Injured feelings.
Hostile demonstrations followed, but
troublo was averted by tho prompt
interference ot bystanders.
Remember only such medicines
wcro admitted lor exhibition at the
World's Kair as are accepted for use,
by phjsicans, lu the prartlco of med
icine, Aver' Sariaparllla, Ayer's
Cherry Pectoral, and Aycr's l'Ws be
ing Included iu the list. They arc
standard medicines. lw
Teuncy's candy, crystollzctl fruit
and lllauk fc lira flue CHiidics at
O'Mcaly & Coulee's. 23 tf
Special Inducements lu lino suits for
the next thirty days. Slolfa, the
tailor, Central Hotel building.
COLE'S SELECT SCHOOL.
898 ROSS AVENUE, DALLAS, TfcJCAS.
A a Select j Home a School t for Boys.
Number limited. Ample grounds. Elegant homo. Studies adjusiabln
lo requirements. English, Latin, Spanish, Mathematics, History, Hook
keeping, Stenography, etc.. taught, llonrd with the lamlly of the principal.
Tho best advantages mentally, mordly, physically and socially. A few
trlrN will be admitted. Reference Judge Sctilt and West, aud Marshal
Stowe of Ardluore. Next session begins Sept. 3, '91. Scud for catalogue.
J. R. COLE, A. MM Principal.
Newly filled and renovated from kitchen fo garret. First rlas
lu eveiy particular. Ardmorc aud 'IVrritorv trade solirlleit.
Street cars pass tho door. .'JOHN LAWRENCE, l'rop'.
Wanted To reut a hotel flr board
ing house, must be close to town. For
particulars apply at this otllcc.
' 21 tf
Champagne cider and Mohawk
mineral water at O'Mcaly Si Coulee's.
NOTICE 1. O. O. F.
All members uro reauestod to
moeUt Whittington'e hull Wed
nosdiiy Aug. 1, SM at 8 p. m. Busi
ness of itnportuuce.
J. T. Ilowcth, N. U.
A. 0. Hell, Sec. 31 2t.
Meruphla nnd Return C10. IK.
On account ot tho semi annual
meeting of tho Lumber Manufactur
ers Association at Memphis Tenn,
AiiL'iiet 7th to 10th 189i,thc O.C.fc S.
F.Uy will sell rouud trip tickets to Hnittord Fire Insurance Coinnany.
Memphis and return ut one faro I German American lusuranco Company,
($lG.lf") for tho round trip. Tickets i,'iro Assorlatlon,
on sale Aug. tun ana in, gomi 10 rc- Scottish Union ana National,
GENERAL - INSURANCE - AGENT.
I'iaccs all kiuds of insurance with responsible companies Fire and
I ightiiliig, Tornado, Lite, Accident, Employers', Liability, Plato Class,
Steam Hollers, Etc.
All companies represented in this ageuc) are old aud tried. Yn dtf fit)
experimenting when wo placo vour liusliicss.-
Asso:s sulllclent for all possiblo cotJtlugcuuics, as tho following list
Fire and Toruado.
Insurance Compauy of North America,
THE riUST NEWSPAPER
For low qnartrtl Mine and slippers
en to C. il nee, under Ardmorclto of
lice. to 1
Says tho War It Over.
Rev. J. N. Moore of Kui J 0. T.
is in the city having arrived last
night. He stated to an Ardmoritc
reporter thin mmiing that the war
between the Rock Island and the
cit:z,nsof Enid and Pond Cnok
is vlitna'lv nV'f. fbo rn'tlr.mri I
oflichtU having concluded lo. build
depots al thos places. IIo sayH
the peple undoubtedly Lati
serious grievances which jit tilied
to n great extent the violent meth
ods adopted. The grau injust
Icch being perpetraterl worcBimpIv
outngootis nnd their only remedy
as that of destructive forces
Puhllthed in the Choctaw-CUlcUa-aw
Nation An Intorast
turn until August 12th only
Call upon or address tho undersign
cd for full information.
I. It. Mason, Agt.
London and Lancashire Fire:
Niagara Fire, . . .
L l .1 I.I I f I
i, . . i, i , i. it.. ' Olinuiniciii l ire nun .Marine,
Ilokoy-I'okey at Julius i ,,.lrn. .
Premature baldness may bo pre
vcnieil uti (I the hair made to grow ou
heads already bald, by the nso of
Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Huir Rcuow
Total assets flro lusuranco companies'.
I Mutual Llfo lnsurauco Company of Now York,
Accident, l'lato Glass, Etc.
! Fidelity i.nd Casuallty of Now York;
Brother Moore will r;maiu with
A most, execrable apology for an ' ug fcf.verni days.
orchestra kept up a continual sec-saw i
NoYor Mill a Chnnce For a
Life Is too short, and those fortu
nate people from North Texas, who
for "The rustic swains who simply
sought renown, It y keeping up to
dance each ithvr down." Dangerous
ly near the Hokoy I'okey stand, a took advantage of tho low rates made
blind man and womau wore hII day "y tlio banta I'o lo caivcion o n u my
, ,, , , . . , ,21 mid 28, aro fully couviuccd that
long dispensing music to mortals. tbey ,mi, ; d e
Th band covered itself with glory.' Tho tlRiu WHS Hnt overcrowded and
A group of musical enthusiasts tried everybody secured comfortublu uc
to prevail on Eldor Master to loan ouo comodatlons, according to their lie
of his superb Estey organs instead of
tha old wood box that was on the w,10 for vm.0, rea8UHH, wcro not
stand; they would hvc succeeded if able to take advautago of the Snutn
some marpljt didn't come up aud say Fc': low rates, it hns been decided to
"the dust will ruin it." Hundreds gtv-Uhem auothcr chaucc, In fact two
....... . of them.
wunesseu luo naseunu game wun u-, Qu Sllturllar August 4 and 11th,
light aud braved tho blizlngsuu to do tbo Culf Colorado and Santa Fo will
so. Man v of our literati became very sell round trip tickets to Galveston
m.,1 from all points on Its line in Texas
r. i n .... nf . i ami tho Indian Territory, and the
Col, Barry Was made the center of a fron ArAnSote w, be 6. Tick-
group of admlrors. Iu return for somojetg wi bo limited ti- return, leav-
ot the homage paid him bo pounced lng Galveston on tho following Tucs-
noon your scribo ond accusod him of i uay.
Hulf a Dollar to Know It All.
For only titty ruins you can gut tho Employers' Liability of Londoti(asscts Iu U.S. only)
Semi-Weekly Niiwh (Galveston or.
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all kinds of anonymous contributions
itlsorcro tnei Deus. The speeches
were intensely oujoyed by all who
heard tbera save one would be critic
wbo bas no mora literay acutnon than
-Whlttlnglou's old stoor wbith was
made a holocaust of tbe uigbt previ
Netloa To Contractor.
Bids will be received at too office
of tbe undersigued until 6 p. m.
Tbursday.Auguit 9, 1894, for tbe com
pletion of a brick building .for W. O.
Duston' according to plant and speci
fications now on file at our office, Es
timates to be msde, ou band made
aud machine made brick. The owner
reserves tho right to reject any or all
bids. Douglas ii Douglas,
31 2t Architects.
Two now brick buildiugs on Malu
(treet to bo commenced right awiy.
Postal cards cauuot bo mutilated
aud rent, through tbe nails, or, at
For the greater accomodation of Its
patrons, tbe Santa Fe will rnu a
special tralu l aving Paris, Saturday
n.orulng, and Gainesville Saturday
evening, carrying coaches, free re
clining chair cur, and Pullman sleep
ers, arriving at Galveston, Sunday
morning at 8:30.
Returning, this train will leave
Galveston, Monday evening at C
o'clock, but those who desire lu tnko
ouo more dip iu tbe gulf, may remain
until Tuesday morning for tho reg
Call on yonr local agent for partle
tilars cs to schedule of tbo special
for cblckeus, eggs, frnits, potatoes,
grain and hay go to .1. N. Mltchem's,
at tho old postolllce stand, ou North
taddo street. 9tf
The first papor published in
either the Chickasaw or Choetnw
Nations w.ts published at New
Doggy C.N. September 22 1871
with J. II. M'ioru no editor, It
bofo tho naino of The Vindicator
and n annriuiucd in tho saluta
tory was a weekly paper devoted
to the interests of the Choctaw s
und ChiokasnwB. Vol.1, No. 1,
is boforo ih through the courtesy
of Charley Cuiter who sacrodly
preserves it as a trophy.
Tho patent t- the' lauds embra
ced in the two uatlons, signed by
John Tyler President, Daniol
Webster Secretary of State, John
O. Sponcor Secretary of war, and
T. 11 at ley Crawford Commissioner
of Indian nflairu, appears in full on
the first page.
In thoio days thero must havo
lieun drouths from the following
note which wo copy from the
ucnB items: "After a sov.o
drouth of twelve weeks our town
whs refreshed by h good shower
on last Sabbath. Wo can account
for it in no other wuy than that
the Presbyterians hold a big nieot
lng on that day. VYo moan no
pun, but eericusly ndvieo fanner"
tlmt they anticipate tho noxt years
drouth by petitioning the various
denominations that preach here
to hold their big meotings in July
aud August next." Tho first
issue is a half sheet of three col
umns width but the editor prom
ised an increuseto double the size
as anon ns hiB deficiency in type
can be supplied from New York
nnd the subscription list will
warrant It announces to thnso
wishing to subscribe to make it
known "n-.it by saying I, but by
Bending the skully," from which
U would appear that the peoplo
ftvon then had predictions in
regard t subscribing and paying
fur their hi me paper.. It is not
known how Jong tho Viudicator
I Dallas) every Tuesday uud Friday for
This will take you through and be
yond what bids fair lo bu one of the
most exciting slate campaigns ever
wKuesscd lu Texas.
Hand 60 cents lo your poslmaslcr
or the local uewsdealcr.or send direct
to A. II. Hclo & Co., Publishers, aud
get full proceedings of tho political
procession iu (he best general news
paper iu the south west sixteen pages
First National Hauk. First Floor, Ardmoro, Ind. Tor.
W. B. LAWRENCE,
Cabinet and job workman.
UEPOHT OF THE CONDITION
THE CITY NATIONAL BAKK,
At Ai'dmure, in the Indian Territory,
at the Closo of Business,
July tilth, 1U01,
quantity of assorted pain's for salo uvea.
regardless of cost at I' . II. faultier a j Through t'10 failure of a brakeman
draP 8,ore' 20 tf to throw ail open switch, an euglno
Advertise iff tho Ardmorelte ' was derailed this morning ot tho low
so in is
I)ani mid illci)illit8
Owrdift(eeuitliul uuiecurcil.. .
U. B. llundi to ncurp clruu lotion
Premiums on V. H. Uoni!..
liauklns liouie, lumtture fix-
Duo Iron, Nutloiul llnuki unt re-
Duo from suto l nnk it il bKt.kcr
Due Irnin approvcJ icwrve aneini'
Chtcki ami other rush Item . .
Note of other u&Uonul banks
Fraction! acr curruuuy. nlckeli,
I.wr CI. M.iNKY Hksxkvk in IUnk, vii:
Sl:cle. . mtm 05
Ugal-Umlcr nou-n 2.&00 00 S21.10S.bO
lied mpll'iu fund ltb U.S. Trcaa
urer Aorvvutol circulation) Kl.W
Total ' V,ttiXl
CapIUlitock paid-In I 0 000 00
Surpliu lucd ... 2.5X300
Undivided proflti, l' cxptrum and
taxes paid . f M 11
National ll&nk Noua outttandlnir . 11,5-V)00
Due to o'her National Ilankr . 4,761.(7
DlfMenda unpaid SOS to
Individual depotlla aubject tocher k . M 811.22
Dills paysbls 10,00000
T lao JuriK UL !iviion,(
I, Oco. It. Kdwardi, caibltr of the above'
named liauk, do solemnly swear that tbe above
itatomentts truo to the best of mykijok!e
and belief. Oco. K, Edwakih, Cashier
Subserlbed and iworn to before vat, tbliU'.b
day of Jnly.lWI.
(SKAL) A. KbCtris'iK,
Not try lublle.
C. A, Hamrnnnf.i
Comet A'ttest: A J. Wolverton, Directors
It. J Wllllini. l
Successor to WILLIAMS & PENNINGT017,
Having purchased the stock of Willimns & Pennington at a largo'
discount, rcepeetfully call iho attention of the public to tho fact
that I will cIqbu out mild stock
BUT ACTUAL COST OR LESS teg j
Families, city nnd country merchants will do well jto call and
prico goods before buying elsewhere
Wo nro daily adding staple groceries t6 our stock,' bought
Btrlctly for cash,- and Will soil to consumers as cheap ob any llit
Claris house, and whore full puckuges aio sold, tho consumor will
havo the regular jobbing prices:
Full Weight Guaranteed. Country
Merchants' Trade Solicited.
"Lotos Club lleuuty"
O'Mcaly fc Conlco's.
Au active agent in ach county iu
Iho Uuited Sulci, to solicit subserip
tious for the TwIco-a-Week Uopubllc.
A liberal commission will bo paid to
hustlers. Address Superintendent Clr
culotlou. 'I'be Itcpubllc Ht. Loui,iio
Advertise in the Ardinorite.
Wo nro soiling goodn just the same. Still solliug
10 pounds btuudard granulated sugur for 81.00;
Just icceived. tho nicest lino of preserves, janiu,
maple cyrup, wuple sugar and everything the appe
tite could with for. Try our tia and it will do you
good. NV6 have the nicest awortiuont Of Cannetl
goods in tho city. Savo money by buying at
Wyse's. Smoke LUtlo Cuban By cigars, and try
a bottle of trcezlng aoda pop. treeh blrdoed 1.0
bulk, alBO the hone.
H. E. . WYSE,