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THE CXTT DTE WORKS
t )in -McKfirUnJ'a toolb of
,UI Xtitry ((lable. Ardmore,
Clotbluc In rirtcla Btjrlei
it. y.Aji'jilid, Prop.
WT. H. M'COY.
- Real Estate
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AKD.MOKK, CHICKASAW NATION. SATUKDAX, AUGUST 4, 1801.
Guod Worl rr Ardjnora.
Tli'r Indinti Territory i a good lire
lti.urs,tico field nuil compnulcs rrpro
touted here nre beginning' to cult i
voto it. The pioneer agents linvo
done well, The day must be rcry
near vslieu there will be one or two
Brent Slates between Kniisns and
Te.xe. Uiiriug the past twelve months
the extinguishment of Indian title
Iim gouo on very rapidly, and thU
iiioam white settlers. Au old friend
oi ours, David iledtleld, formerly ot
Kurt Scott, writes us lit regard to the
nourishing town of Ardmorc. It U
ouly six yearn old .but claims 0,000 in.
hnbttauK T.ast .year they shipped
illOOO bales ol cotton. The old wood
cu shanties are fust disappearing, and
are replaced by Ktone oud brick build
lugs. Mr, Itedlleld is the local ngont
ot halt a dozu of the best companies
ninl we bc.lcvc that ho will carefully
g ard thrlr interests. Tho Kansas
City Commercial Club must cultivate
this Territory not less than Oklntio
ma. Iiimlrnncc Mapnzltio.
Itctntmtier only surh medicine
were admitted for exhibition at the
World's Fair as are accepted for use,
by phystcaus, in the practice- ol nied-
iciue. Avers Sarsaparllla, Avers
Cherry Pectoral, and Ayer'a rills be-'
iur Included lu the list. They aro
standard medicines. lw
Miss Kuby Johnson returned yes-
teraay ir.im uaiiiesvine wncru situ
has been for tho past week vlsltlug
, , .. I
"ur "uu '"'"
A number of show cmes and a
quantity of assorted pain's for sale
regardless of coat ut F. II. Snider'a
drug More. 20 tf
The low pi ice of wheat and the
probable idiot tage of a local corn crop
is the cattne of many fanners hero
experimenting upon feeding wheat to
liogi. At in present price mere is
timiucMionauiy money to uc jna.iu in
4 1 . . f , I. .
feeding wheat. We trutl some of the
farmers will try the experiment In n
careful and thorough maimer aud re
port lor tho bcnellt of the public, his
succor. Davis Progressive.
Stolfa, tho tailor is prepared to en
sure the latt-M styles aud best fits to
Im bad in fine Htiitx. Call on him lu;t, Ai-oilatlon at Memphis Tenn,
Central Hotel building. 24 2w August 7lh lo 10th 189,thu G. O.A S.
W.O. Du,t..n aud J. 11. Spraglus 1 U' cl ro,:u,, rl ,ll;kc8 tl
... , . , . . Mriiiphts and return at one fare
returned lait evening from a chlcksn ($ie.l;)) ,0P , ruml ,rlp. Tickl.,H
litinl. They report haviug bad a mio-Ioii sale Aug Cth and 7ih, good to re
r.essful timo killing forty or fifty of
tho prairio feathered boautics.
Ouo hundred, live, energetic, agents
wanted lo work life iusiiraiicu within
thu Oklahoma aud Indian Terrltorle .
Goi-d and liberal commission paid., (rain tomorrow morning lor New
Geod companv and liberal futures.' Yik for tho purpose of laving iu au
AddrexK Mas-ai'liusetls llenrllt Life , , , . , r , ..
Ihsuraiico Co., II. M. Wolvcrtou, Gen-, Immonao slock ol goods for tho fad
-ral Agent, Oklahoma aud udiau trudi'.
Territories, Duncan, Ind. I'er. 3 lnt I .
J ! 'Nttr Uls a Chance For b Good
Donglss k Douglas architects today Time,
awarded the contract for the W. O. Life is too ebon, and those fortu
lUiiton brick building to T.N. Harris. 'lc people from North Texas, who
, .r i took advantage of the low rates mnde
T.ie figures ate about H 000. Work by , Snu(a Fo )o (;nvcslon on jy
will bo c inimencoJ at once; the bujld- Ul and 58, aro fully convinced that
tug completed as soon as men aud
ninnoy can do It.
llrown Bros, will open n full lino of
diamonds, watches, clock, jewelry, '
silverware, etc., ou or about August
10, in WUnor Hotel. t 10
Misses Lula Lowe and Lula Slalna-
kcr of Sherman Texas, who liavo beeu
siting Mrs. F. K. Wilson tho past
two months, denoted for homo fib
Haifa Dollar to Know It All.
For only fitly cents you can gel the
seinU Weekly Nows (Galveston or'
Dallas) oyery Tuesday, and Friday or
This will take you through and bc
yond whit bids fair 'to bo ouo of the
most cx'cltiug state campaigns, over
wilnptscd in Texas.
1 1 aud ,')0 cents to your postmaster
or tho local newsdcalor.or semi direct
to A. II, Uelo & Co., PublUbors, and
get full proceedings of tho political
procession in the best general news
jiapur iu the south west sixteen pages
Pat Ware, sheriff of Cooko County
Texas, his fafnllyt Capt. Wright aud
hU family parsed through yesterday
in wagons enrouto to Sulphur Springs
whore they go on plaiure bent.
j ... 1 i
Dopnty sheriff George Womack to
day arretted on suspicion a mau by
tbo name' of II,' fj. itoynolds, who
hails from Denton, county. Hoynolde
when' takeu 'lri ch'argewas trylug to
dispose of a buggy and team. Tele
gram?"Wcr Ticui lb 'Denton and elic
ited pjd fact bat tfio team vas
the property of T. II. Henderson, a
lirerymau there. Keyuolils, however,
before the telegram came, confessed
that he bad ouly hlrad the team auu
was trying to sell ll for his own per
soual aggrandisement. Gainesville
I.ok out for the opeulug ot II r own
Drori., jewelers aud silver miiIUm. In
H'lsnor Hotel. t 10
George Martin ol Fort Worth was
In tho city yostcrday looklug Into a
scheme, which if ll materializes will
be of vast benefit to Ardtuure.
Premature balduess may be pre
vented and thtrhalr made to grow on
heads already bald, by the use of
Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Kcticw
Tho utau who said: "Oh no, it never
rains in this country", has probably
gone ofT aud killed himself.
On each Friday and Saturday dur
ing June, July, and August, there
will be ou sale, round trip tickets
from Ardmorc to Lampasas, Tex., at
a rate of i'G.liS, good for six days.
I. It. Mnsou, Agt. j
Deputy lt-iudolph Hons, of Marietta,
came up this morning with two prls
oner, a neero man and
a negro man and womai
They are charged with fighting, their
woapous beiag tho negro's favorite,
Ardmorc graded school will open
ncni. a, in iviug s uonego uuiiiiiiig
',eV,r '"'.V0" ,,IRtl known on ap.
plication. 1'atrouuge solicited.
3 l'o l'rlucipal.
Sermon en Masonry.
Bro. F auk Naylor will preach a
sermon ou masonry nexi Sunday
morning at 11 o'clock at the Mctho
dint church, Ardmoru Lodu'u No 31
t. I. aud A. M. will attend servleo in
R boy A ,,, nN we, M ,,.,
l)Crg of Ar(llllora Lo(,ge, are request.
e(l to mcet at ,,, roo, rium,B).
luoruiug at 10 o'clock aud march in
a body to church.
J. It. t lilt wood, W. M.
A. 11. Sllliman,Scty.
Memphis and Itoturn tlO.lfi.
On account ot thu M-inl annual
meeting ot the Lumber .M ami tact ur-
turn until August l'.'lli only.
Call upon or adiircxs tho undersign
ed for full information.
I. If. Mason, Agt,
A. Kloskl leavei on ihu i o'clock
thry had a good timo.
Thotialn was not overcrowded and
everybody secured comfortable ac
comodation, according to their de
Iu as much oj Ihcro were nnny,
who, for various reai-ouM, were- not
able to take advantage of the Santa
Fo. ow rH,0Si Jt hct!U (uci(tc(t to
givo them another chance, lu tact two
. 0u. s.."!r,.1".v August 4 and 11th.
1:1111 ii r,m In Mtiil -nltlH hi ii'
tell round trip tickets to Galveston
from nil points ou its line iu Texa
aud tho Indian Territory, aud tin
rMo(t !rom Ar,more w ill be $6. Tirk
, .ni h n.nli...! t., renin. i..v
il)J? GnVCstou on tho following Tuci
For tho greater accomodation of its
patroux, tho Santa Fo will run a
spcclnl train I avlug Paris, Saturday
morning, and Galiic.vlllo tint u nitty
evening, carrying coarhef, frrs re
cllulug chair car, ami Pullman sleep
ers, arriving at, Galveston, Suuday
momliig at 8:30.
Returning, this train will leavt
Galvesfou, Monday vvotilng at 6
o'clock, but (hiise who desire to take
onu moro dip in the gulf, may rcmaiu
until Tueiday morulug lor Hie reg
Call on your local agent fir parttr
ulars as to tchodule of the special
E. E3. Graves nud George J. Fraeh
er spent yesterday in Davis, They
say that thriving town on the Washi
ta la flourishing like. n. green, bay trre.
A RattUne Mill.
YosterdaV.jiiornrtig In Dcuisou at
tho Casino snloou some partius from
tbo Tprrlloi-jr engaged in a freo-for-all
fight, during the progress of which
they beat earh other with chairs, bot
tles, beer glassra. nd iu lact Anything
thoy could get hold of until threo or
four of those cauccrncd looked as
though thoy had bctm examlalug tho
speed of a buzz saw aud went loo
close to the thing. Chief of Polico
James arrived upon tlio scene, but
not uutll the fighters had disappeared.
Thoin involved In the dllllrul-y
were minors from tho Torrltory who
were in town for a good tlmo and
they had It. Sherman Itcgiilcr.
Do'uty.I. K. Martin, of Purccll,
came lu last night, bringing with him
a man ntmcd Itohcreon for commit,
luout ou a charge of larceny.
Jerry Washington, tho Marietta
capitalist, is iu the city, having como
up this morning to avoid the mud of
Moss Rose Baking; Powders.
Guarautecd abolutuly pure, if not
satisfactory in every respect, your
monov will ho refunded. For sale on
ly by Harris fc Sloan. 3 tin
Ardmorc U preparing to bridge tho
Wh'bita northeast of tho town. This
will bring to Ardmoro tbo trada of a
rich section w hlcli docs not now enmo
to the Santa Ft at all. Superintend
out Davidsou of the Santa Fo Is in
consultation with tho Ardraore pco
plo on the matter and feels suro it
will be built. If ve had our McAlhttcr
road built v o would get that trade.
DON'T CAKRY BOGUS COIN.
It la Cantrery la lb l.vr ami Ma)
Ktitalt !HiBTAbl Canqune.
'A man bettor havo a llvo rattle
snake in his pocknt than a counter
feit dollar enrriodfts a pockot ploco,"
said Inspoctor I.awrencoof tho treas
ury department, to a Minneapolis
Journal man whon talking about the
oarrylng ol coins or bills which one
knows to be counterfeit "A great
many raen don't know the dancer
thoy run In this thing," ho said.
has a counlorfoit dollar which ho has '
had for years, eno that ho has picked
up somewhero and carries as a pocket
piece. Hn goes inte a store one day
to get something or other and gets
a lot of silver coin In chance. Ho
goo from tho stcro say to a saloon,
where he buya a drink, or to soma
drug store to get somothlng or othrr
it matters not whore ho goos pro
vided thoro Is ono of these "smurt"
young follows behind tho counter al
ways ready to tako somobody up on
somothlng or other.
Paying for his purchase with ono
ot tho dollars, tho man bohlnd the
bar, or the counter, as tho caso may
ho, flings the dollar baclc with tho
remark that it la counterfeit. Tho
purchaser, somewhat nbahed.and cot
liking tho eyeing of tho orowd around,
boglns to mako excuses to tho tflcci
that ho did not know that It wui
counterfeit, and so on, and the alerk.
who is anxious to mako a record at
a counterfeit doteotlve, suddenly call
In tha police and tho man Is arrested
and searched. On his person is found
the other counterfeit dollar, and the
possession of two Is prima facie evi
dence that he Intondod to pass both
of thom, and that man hasn't got
enough friends In tho world to keop
htm out of the punltontlary. True,
It looks hard, but the man had no
buslnoss oarrj'lng around a counter
feit coin for a pocketplece or any
other reason. It Is a plain violation
of tho law to carry counterfeit money
about you, something which many
people do cot realize,
Suppose 1 happen to know that
a man, a cashier in ono of tha well
known bunks of Mlnnoapolls or St.
Paul for Injtanco, has a I'iO bill in
hla possession. I go into that bunk
and I call him by name and ask him
for that bllL He says ho hasn't got
it. 'But,' I rejoin, you did hava
such a bill yesterday In your posses
sion, for I have the testimony of two
roputable mon that they saw you
show it around to somo parties. Now
i want that bill; you have no buslnoss
with Id.' He demur and makes
various oxousoa'aad does not give
me any satisfaction. What do you
suppose I do? I go out and get a
search warrant and I go through
evory dollar In that bank, dollar by
dollar, or bill by bill, until I find
that counterfoil $23 bill, and then I
oonflscato It Thero used to be no
law against this sort of thing, but
thoro Is ono now, and the publlo
generally ought to know the faots In
the case. And formerly It was not
aa oflente to mako the dies vrhloh
are used In counterfeiting anybody
eould make thom and anybody could
havo them In their possession
long' as thoy were not used, but that
has all been changed now,"
Capt. Stowe sold today at White
Head Hill, a large lot of live stock
levied on a tho property of William
Hull, of tbo Hull Mercantile Com
iciyeitlfio ih the Ardraprfte.
The Most Handsome Yet.
Ledbcttcr .t Itlrdsoo have doelded
to erect au olegaut two story pressed
brick otllco buildiiiK on tho lot at
present occupied by Golledgo's Cor
nice Works. Douglas Jfc Dnuglaf,
architects, aro now engaged In draw
lug the plans and specillratlons and
will be ready to advertiso for bids
tho first of next week. It Is learned
this will be tho most beautiful in do.
ign of any building iu tho city. It
will be supplied with all modern con
veniences and will be first class In
every pailicular Tint building Imntu
for Ardmorc is yet in its Infancy but
from nil tbo indications Ibis is tho
beglnnlngof Its most substantial stage.
Let her boom.
llrown llros., practicaljewclcrs will
open mi about AuguH 10 with tho
fluent stock ever brought to the Ter
ritory, t io
The Small Boy.
The small suns of several respecta
ble c'tlzcns of Gainesville aro carry
lug plttols if we are not wrongly lu
formed. If their parents do not wan'
them to share thu fate of Willie Mur-
dock they had bettor apply somo of
tbo good old doctrine which Solomon
recommended and wttlch our forelath
era practiced. It is the only thing that
will save them. Gulucsville Hesperi
Mrs. W. T. Ilodiueaud children left
this morning for a visit to relations
lu Oklahoma Cltv.
Tho cxcurtlou to have been given
tomorrow from Gainesville to thu
Canyon under the supervision of tho
volunteer llrcmcn of that city hits (
been ludeiliiilely postponed on ac-1
count of the bad weather, lu speak j
lug ol the disappointment the lies,
" I'hiB will be sad news to many who
had set their hearts ou a big time that
Bifferenoe ef Opinion.
Capt. J. L. Gait and V. A. Nlblack,
members of the Dustou-Sprnglu
hunting party returned from thu Oak
laud country yesterday aud confirm
the statements of their associates a
to tho wouderful succtss w'llch at
tended their sports. 'I Ley differ with
Mr. Sprnglus on one matu-lal point,
that is as to the one to whose uredli
most of tho Kanio belongs. Mr. .sprug
ius claims ho killed a majority of the
chickens while tkoy insist that each
of the others had a greater score than
ha. The Ardmoreite trusts they will
soltlc tiieir dillerciiecs ut oplnlou
without serious trouble.
Subscribe! for tlio Ardmort-itc.
KEi'OllT OF THE COS'DITION
THE CITY NATIONAL BANK,
At Ardmoro, iu the Indian 'lVrritoi j ,
at the Close of Utttiiut-CH,
July llltli, ll!9i,
nJ dlicounti I M.IS2 HJ
UTcrdrnflf, teeurtdsiid uniccuml 3,(rJ,78
0. t). Pundi to recure circulation 12,(00 00
I'mnluniB on U. B. bon.li l.tuO.CO
DanVliig houte, furniture ul fix.
Due from Notions! Ila k not re-
from kUIo Imiikii a 11 Uuikvrr
Due Innn approTixl roorve skciiK.
ClirtVf Kiiilutliercli llctni ...
Nolo ol olber national baukr .
Kmclfotml ptjr currency, ulckeli,
I.wrcLlI hky Kmkkvi is M k.v.x:
UKSl-Uiuler nulet ... J.SOOO0 S!l,103.00
Ito.l mpttoii fund ulth V. S Trim
urer 5 ier ieut ot elrcuUtlon) Mj.SA
f W 000 00
CaplUl itnck paid In
Undivided proflti, 1. expentri sud
Natl-.ual Dank Nutrs oulitauOlnp .
Dud to ottier National llankt
Individual depoall ubjeet tochek .
Total.. .. iws.m 7
T ID Junl liL Divi I .N.I..
ItbUN I'UllKlTOaY. I "
I. Geo. II. KdwarUtf, cathler ot the abovs
named bank, do aolemulj itvtar that the above
ilalttnent It trua to Itiebt-ito' mr kiiowlclice
and belief, Ueo, It, Enwaaot, Caih,ier.
BuUcrihJbd andiwcru to before uo, tbUMth
day ol Jul;,ll.
(BliL) A. IoniKKiX,
Not try PobUe.
O, A, Pamronnii, 1
Cornet Atteit: A J. Wolvyrton.J Dtrcclora
K, J, Wllllra., ) .
Advertise ip.tho Ardmoreite.
COLE'S SELECT SCPIOOL.
398 IIOSS A V UN UK, DALLAS, TKXAS.
A s Select a Home i School 5 for b Boys.
Number limited. Amplo arounds. Klegant homo. Studies adjustable
to rrniilnmruts. Kugli-h. Latin, Spanish, Mathematics, History, Rook
keeping, bteuographr.ctc, taught. Hoard with tho family of the principal.
I he hrt ndvantages mentally, morelly, physlrally ami socially. A few
girls will bo i dmltted. flefon-nce-Judgcs Srott and West, and Marshal
Stowe of Ardmorc. Next session begins Sept. 3, '91. Send for catalogue.
J. R. COLE, A. M., Principal.
LaCLEDK -:- HOTEL,
isewty titled anil renovated from
in every particular. Ardtnorn
Street tars pass tho door.
THOS. J. CORNELIUS,
GENERAL -- INSURANCE AGENT.
Plnccs all kinds of insurance with responsible companies FIro nud
Lightning, Tornado, Life, Accident, Employ era', Liability, Plato Glass.
Steam llollcrc, Etc. '
All companies represented lu this agenc aro old and tried. You do no
experimenting whun wo place vour business.
Assets sufficient for all posstblo contingencies, as tho following list
Firo and Tornado Organized. Assets.
Insurance Company ol North America, . 173a $ 9 4.12 -MO
Hurltord Fire Insurance Company, . . 1810 7'878'o9"
German American Insurance Company, . 187-J 6l)97'-Joij
Fire Association, . . . . ' . . i8i7 M)6e'70
Scottish Union and National, ... 1 20C.'17'9ll
Loudon and Lancashire Fire, ... jygi a'98904
.Mnuclicster Fire, j8o4 sWvfift
Caledonian mot ...'."
Nlagnrn Hre. mQ 2 2H 191
Springfield Fire and Marine, ... 1Kw S.0M95
Pennsylvania lire, i8o4 3 8M053
Orient, ........ lfiC7 nni.
Wc.lchestor Fire 1837 Tffifin
Tdal assets flro Insurance companies, $78,72t5,4CG
Mutual Life lusuranco Company of New York, 0fJK'7C,,' ib1oO0.O0O
Accident, Plato Glass, Etc. Orgatilzed. Assets
Mdelily i.ud Onuallty of Now York, 1876 $2160774
Employers' Liability of Loudou(ascts iu U.S. ouly) 1880 )l9o)o77
Total ....... q j.. 7
Otllco First National Hauk, First Floor, Ardmoro, Ind. Tor. '
W. B. LAWRENCE,
Cabinet and .job workman. See him.
LET 'EM KICK!
Wo nre selling Roods jiiHt the name. Still scHIijr
iJO pounda standard granulated Hugnr for l.(J0.
Juat received, tho nicest lino of proHerves, jams,
laplepyrup, maple sugar
te COIlIll Wish for. Trv
g..od. Wo hnvf tho niceet aseortmont of canned
L'oi.ds in tho city. Save money by buying at
Wym-'s. Smoke Little Cuban Boy cigarc, and try
n bottle of freezing eoda pop. Fresh bird seed in
bulk, alt-o the bone.
Successor to "WILLIAMS & PENNiNQTOtf,
Having purehnsod the stock of Williams & Pennington at a large
discount, respectfully call the attention of tho public to the fact
that I will close out said ntook
SKS AT ACTUAL
Families, city and country mcrcbunta will do well jto call and
price goods before buying elsewhere.
We are daily adding staple groceries to our stock, bought
utiictl lor cash, and will Bell lo consumers as cheap as any fint
ciusb house, and where full packages aie sold, tha consumer will
have tho regular jobbing prices. ,
Full Weight Guarmsilied.1 ' Cuii
Merchants' Trada ' SolicltsdL.
kitchen to garref. First clars
ntnl Terrll nr frail o.l...tl-l
JOHN LA WHENCE, Prop.
and everything tho nppo-
Ollr ten nnd it .fill
. Retail v tar,
COST OR - LESS