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Late of Wnat Virginia.
Attorney and Counsellor at Law.
Has had an ctnwlenoe a lawyer of 21
ynars In West Virginia. U.-for by pt-ml-wlon
to Senators Camden and I aulkiier
Hon. Win. L.. WIHm of Wwt Virginia.
Spoctnl nntl prompt attention given in nil
business. Omrfl Kendall building opno
Rooms 17 and 18
jyjORRlS iV IJOOLKY,
Law, Reat. Estatk, Collhcting
Agkncv and Rentals.
Ilonm X Kendall ltnlldlng, s" s
P. HURLING AMI!,
Attorxev at Law,
Logan County Aiistra'-ts.
Oklahoma tivanuo, opposite Land oflloa.
GnNUKAi. and Land Attorney.
Tt.nl i, nn Itsnartonce. Hntmiaeuoii
l'romjit and l!f-
Hofcrcnw: Oenoral Land Officer, Okla
rrT S. JONKS & SON,
AlTORNEVS AT LAW,
West ol Capitol National Hank lnilldlun.
Joseph WIUy. C. G. Horuor.
VyiSBY & HORNOR,
Koom 23-2S, Over Capitol National Hank.
yOLNEY HOGG ATT,
Attorney at Law,
Offifi- oyer 11lTf"Clothlfrii.
Attorney at Law,
8QrOffice in Leader Building.
J D. TODD,
Attorney at Law,
Half block west of U. S. lnnd oflico.
yM. D. SMITH & CO.,
Attorneys at Law,
Parry. - - Oklahoma.
CSyHiiivo associated with mo In all liuul
casus, S. I). Decker of (lutlirlu.
Office First St. and Oklahoma Ave,.
Uksidknck Second St. and Noblo Avo.
Q A. HUGHES, D. D. S.
Dentistry In all its Branches.
Officcf room 35 Beadles Block, over
Capitol National Hank.
"QR. D. STEVENS,
Physician and Surgeon,
McEllIinney's Drug Store Second St
P B. JIOPKINS,
V-" (Lute of Chicago)
Room 5. Ill Oklahoma Avo.
ESTABLISHED APRiL 22, 18S9
115 Oklahoma Ave.
All orders for baggage on outgoing
trains should be left one
hour before the train
Instructions in Primary,
medtiae and College courses.
Departments in Music and Art
Complete Business College.
Faculty of Six Teachers.
JOEL F. SMITH
Occidental !-: Hotel,
219 SOUTH FIRST ST.
Just opened. K very thing
and fresh. Table unsurpassed,!
Special attention shown commercial!
rates to regular
r f I rMr Prrnriprr
EAST HARRISON AVENUE.
1. V. McXKAL. I'lii'.siiiKNT.
GUTHRIE NATIONAL BANK.
A.. I. SHAY,
Hoard of Directors In addition to Hank Ofllcors:
IIOHACB SI'BRU, HOHT. MAIITIX. HHNRY L1X
W. J. HORSFALL. Cn.-Mo.-.
Oi'.o. A. Mktcai.f, President.
Capital fully paid,
For the Best Work
Leave your Laundry at
Band Boys Cigar Store,
Gus Rlioads' Cigar Store.
Troy Steam Laimdiy.
STRICTLY FIRST CLASS.
W. M. KENNARD, Proprlotor.
Kiser, McLean & Co
Iluvn HAY FOILS A LN In carload lots.
HOGS SOLDon COMMISSION
C3T" At Warner's old livery stand m!1
lW On Seventh and Noble sts. t2
T. L. ROBINSON,
House, Sign and Carriage
Kstlmates Fnml-hed on Application
lir North Second Stleet.
Hikes Nursery Co.
Ml kinds of Trees and Ornamental
Shubbery adapted to
Small Fruits a Specialty.
For Free Price List, send to
W. H. HIKES,
Well, Well, Look at This 1
cooked to order- just what
you want, and as much or m
little as you like. ?) ier
what you get.
Second St., West Side, Near Harrisoa,
E. H. CHANCEY. Proprietor
?ewly furnished and refitted through
,ouL Ouly tirht-cluss hotel in the city.
lipecUl attenttou given
-JU. i ... ,
IB PICKVan CI Stone W OTK
WTT. tz ,f. i .
Li" .' V 111 V V VUI HVt U iw WW
rfcV-J't'ru UIlJ (-hlmuuy Work.
amca at Ranta Fe H0QS6.116 So. 5th St,
, B Says he runs the best short- R
n order rebtaarant in Guthrie, U
LJ &nd it must be the truth, S
1 from the way the people fill I
I up his tables. Ever) thine
(JKO. II. IIi;itUtl)T, VlCtC-PltKHIIIKNI
M. L. Ti'ii.NKii, UashliT
These are the best grades of Soft
2oul. Huy now as prices will advance
Leonard & Co.TBSER
Harrison Avenue. One block west
of Depot. Telephone 504.
OCCUPATION TAX ORDINANCE
APPROVED BY THE
lint People In IHIlrre.it l.llU'H (if llntl-iii-kk
,re IE'iiilri'il In 1'iiy l.lat
if Property Tuxes.
Tho new occupation tax ordinance
pushed and approved by the city coun
cil on Thursday night provides that
taxes be levied as follows on the dif
ferent lines of business:
Retail liquor dealer, per year Mm K)
holesale liquor dealei. per onr.
Waterworks operated by private
companlc. or individuals. per year
MeuHueiiet. and circus show.-, Iirt
elas per day 60 00
Mcimucrlc and shou'ccoml clus,
charKlng 25 cent uilinlliin, per
day 10 l)
MeuaKerle.4 and sIhiu, third class,
chan.'itiK 10 cento aiiinlioii. ier
day 3 00
Auction merchant, pr nioiitli 25 ()
Auctioneers, per inontli 5 00
Merry-tro-rounds, is-r week 20 00
Merry -no- rounds, per day 5 i
Hanks, each, imt inonth.
Ice plants, each, imt mouth.. ,
Hlectric light plaulM, each,
! Theaters, per ititclil.
Merchants with stock of over S.OUO,
H'r nit tut li. each 5 00
MiTchunls with stock over $1,000
and less than $3,000, each, per
iiimith 1 51)
Mi'icliaitts with stock less tlmn
$lim. each, per month 1 00
Lumber aids, each. jM-r mouth 3 00
I'awnbrokeis H-r month, each 5 00
Opei a linii'fs, H'i' month 2 (l
I-Umr mill'-.. H'r month '1 W
l oal Minis. plauliiK mill and saw
null, door nnd sasli fuclor), cabi
net fnetorx run by (lower, M-r
month, e.ii'li 2 00
l.iMi -inlili', feed yarK, hotels,
i-xpiess iineiits, iiikiirance aueuts,
t.U'K'iapli au'iits, real estate ami
loan ilKents. KHMilllle uild com I oil
iilillcr. contractors, onuiibus,
hacks, house movent, meat war
kets, wikmI a ills, bakers with
viiiiiiii, wation scales, each, ner
inontli 1 DO
Hawkers, eucb, ter month si,)
I'uldler. each. mt luonth 5 U)
Itillluid tuliles, each, per month... t 00
I'nv ui-nrmice coinpanies, each, pir
Itroki'is. each, per month 1 111
Itesiaiiranu. each, mt mouth loo
l)ras, each, per mouth 50
liarber shops, eaen, pi r month 50
Milliner, each. mt month J (i)
Millinery stores when couducted by
Uolle. each, wr luonth &u
WholesHle grocery iiiercliauU, ter
lllacksinlths, ech forge w here new
articles are manufactured 'M
AU thotu tnxwt are payable monthly,
except liquor dealers, which art paya
ble tjuarturly. Any one carrying on
any bubiness specified in the above
list, without flrfct having procured a
license therefor, is liable to a, tine of
not lehs than 95 nor more than Sloo
and cosU. or to be imprisoned in jail
not leks than five nor more than sixty
At Mrs. llornbargers. tho finest dis
play of candies and bou bons for
IVBS DEFEATS SLOSSON
THtt BILLIARD MATCH.
JIM CORBETf IN JACKSON VILLI!.
Iluffltlo CiiiIgIIi. I'oiiiiiI Utility of Itlot-
PII1 CtiiiMilrarr y it Hull J- .lllry Hlul
.S'mttciiretl In Two VttitM (lit) In In
illnnii I'millrntliir null to 1'ny
n 1'ln-i oT S." I'lhiiliiiir
mill Mlxini to Meet.
Nmv Voiik, Doc, l." There was
only a fnir slued crowd In the concert
hnll at Madison Square garden last
night, to sue the -time in the billiard
battle royal between Schticfer. Slouson
and Ire. The game was between
titoMon and Ives. Ires completed hLs
(100 in the twenty first round. The
score: Ires o, 18, inn. 3u, o, o,
10, 20. 0. 0, I. HI, 10.1, SI, '.', (I. 12, 133,
i, s, n ooo.
Slosson i, 37, 5. 7. 12. 3, 1.0, 12. 3,
0, 7, 1, 53, 28, (), !.'. II, 1 1.1. 1. 0(J 178.
Ives' urcruffe, US 13-SI; Slossou's
iivorngo, 22 Kl-i-l.
llieho-tt runs Ives, 132: Slosson, 113.
The tabulated score of the four
night's piny is appended:
lvs a I
Sl(iti I 8
Nrluirfrr .1 1
i.oitnKT-r in .i.vrUMiNVH.i.r-
Ilo M Not
Arronleil mill M Wry Willing
tit Tiillc I 'reel J". ,
JACK80.WII.I.K, I'la., Dee. 15. James
.1. Corbett, champion pngbist of the
world, nrrivec'. in this city yesterday.
An enormous crowd was at tho depot
when Corbott's train came in and tho
champion was greeted with chur.".
No attempt was made to nrrost
Corbett, and the party, taking car
riages, were driven to the St .lames
hotel. At the hotel Corbett talked
freely about Mitchell and the coming
tight. The champion wns consider
ably stirred up over tho report that
he would bo arrested upon reaching
"I am not afraid of being arrested."
said the champion. "1 have been in
jail in my time nnd can go again if
iiuri'Ai.o i:ivri:i.i,o oo.Nvierni.
A Uoliy .Jury I'linN the bluccer Culll.v ol
Citowx I'oixt. Ind.. Dec. IB. Tho
jury in the ease of the state of In
diana vs. Martin Costello, the prUo
flghtcr't'hargcd with riotous eonspir-'
aey, returned a verdict finding the de. j
feiidaut guilty as charged, and assess- j
lug the punishment at imprisonment;
in the state prison for two years and
to pay a lino of i.V
A motion for a new trial was lllcdat
once, and will be heard Monday.
Should it lie overuiled the enso will
bo appealed to the supremo court.
This willtMid the I'uby cases for
tills term of court, as all other cases
fyuve been continued till the next
I'lllil luer to Mmtt Dixon Ajrulin
llosio.v, Dee. 15. Tho audience at
the People's theater was treated to a
sensation yesterday afternoon, lllllv
1'1'uimcr, who calls himself tha chaiu
uion bantam-weight of the world, was
on the bill for a challenge luxing
match uitli all coiners, "(leorgo Dix.
on preferred." This sort of ehnlleugu
rankled in Dixon's mind, so ho visited
the theater, and when it was made
again from the stage he accepted.
Another Cycling llecoril llroUon.
ItiitMl.vollAM. Ala , Dec 15. Ono
more world"s reeord in cvoling went
down yesterday afternoon before
MiUo Dirnberger on tho stnte fair
track. Six watches registered the
time as 33 1-5 seconds, and tho lowest
previous record is 3 1 3-5.
Hiootlii lit 1 ort Koblimni
Pout Honixsox, Neb., Dec. 15.
Sergeant McDonald of Troon V, Xinth
cavalry, and Private Mct'ampboll of
the bund. Ninth cavalry got into an
altercation yesterday resulting in tho
sergeant tiring three pistol shots at
McCampliell, one shot causing a llesh
wound, the others going through his
clothing. MeCainpbell had recently
married the shter-in-hiw ol McDonald
and separated from her two weeks
Jnter- The men have been at enmity
hlnc. The sergeant is in ths guard
lllttlllerlui Itrtiiinu O)iir!tton.
l.ouisvn.i.i:, Ivy.. lK'c. 15 It is an
uouueed that tho following distilleries
have commenced operations, based
upon the expectation of favorable
legislation in increasing tho whisky
tux: Old Times, Mel wood, Kern Clin".
Crystal Springs. Kosenllelit liros coin
panv, John O. lioach .t Co., llugby
Distilling company and the J. 0. Mat
.IISPI AlurilMrur Arrentoil.
Clinton, Mo.. Doc. 15. Shoriff
llennett arrested John (loft- in Deep
Water yesterday. Hon is wantod in
Warsaw ti answer to the chargo of
murder, his victim being ltodney
Drake, who ho struck in the head
with a atone, pr during death.
Hit Die (IWiiKr. Imlleteil.
ItAHUOl'Rsvii.i.K, Ky., Dec 15. Tho
grand jury, which has been investi
gating thtf Cumberland Valley bank
cases, indicted ex-Cashier C. 1'. David
Mill und illinnsoo, a former clerk in
the bank. The indictments have
created quite a stir heru.
limr Oeuarul Mr In bo louilil Doitd.
WoouaorKKi. H 1 . Dee 15. Viear
general MoCitbj of the Providence
dioceao and pastor of St. Charles
church sine Iri.V'i, was found dead in
his parochial resi ienee yesterday
Niti 'piiiflM'o.MiiMVIiilur I "it I r
Will btfono of the attractions on the
Puelllo uQiist during tho coming win
ter. IttVlll beheld from Jnuuarv 1
to June 80. KitM. and might bo aptly
or...... .... -. . . - -.
Tim Santa To route will soil round
trlp ticiteu goon to return nniu Apru
SO. with transit limit of fifteen days in'
eh direction, for ma. am Will also ,
sell at Mine rate and limit to ttte fol
lowing California points: Colton, I.o
AnguUs, San llernardino, San Diego
and Sun Joo. U It Dei.astkv,
Sutirnine Court KeporK.
ltmuxl eoiiies "f the lirst vulun.0 of
OlilahumaSnircme loiut reports can
be had upon application to Kdgar
Jones, territorial librarian.
BURNED IN A PRISON,
Wlilow of m 1'rlioner IThi Vfn Or
inntril Sum fur l)iiucr.
LAwnnxcRiitiin. Ky., Dea 15. Mrs.
Alloe K.njf, widow of tho Into 1). T.
King, has brought suit against the
city of Lawrenccburff for S25.000. On
.Innuary S last Mr. King' wns ar
rested, on what charge is not stated.
About 2 o'clock the following morning
the city prison took Are, ana befc-o
asslstnnco could reach It, It wttB
burned, the prinotirr jerishlnff In the
llniues. The plalntttT ullcg' -n that liOr
liusbulid offcruil to par his due bsforo
beliic locked up which wns refused.
The 1 fense will set forth tho plea
that Kin upon being released from
tho prison before threatened that if
he wns over locked up nalu ho would
set fire to tho place. The outcome of
the suit is watched with eagerness.
Seinatlcinul Tmlliniiny Aililucoil III it Con
.plr.icy Trlul In Porllunil, Orr.
i l'ollT'.AN'li, Ore, Dec 15. In tho
conspiracy trial yesterday tho afMlst
ant postmaster of Tacoma tcstlllod
that ('. J. Mulltoy. ox-speclal agent of
tho treasury department and one of
I tho defendants, rented a mall-box In
tile Tacoma postollloo under tho uaino
1 of Oliver llndd. Nat Blum, tho gov.
ernment's chief witness, was recalled,
lie tostilled that ex-Collector of
i Customs I.otau, according to tho
agreement, received S"0 for cinch
Chinese landed, which amount was
paid him by ilium through Whitney
I U ltolse, chairman of the Republican
stale central committee.
LOW WATER MARK.
.MMiIlppl Itlvnr lit SI. !.onl the I.nwctt
St. I.oi-m, Mo. Dec. 1.1. The Mis
sissippi was at its lowest point yes
terday ever known by tho board of
marine underwriters, and it is believed
it is dangerous to navigation, and C.
11. Cnmplleld, socretnry of tho board,
issued a circular which says that the
companies of the board from this day
declines to accept any risltscin cargoes
by river from tills port until further
Miigu Coiiclt Ilohheil.
Aiui.K.vi:, Texas., Die. 15. News
reached hero of the hold-up and rob
bery of tho stage running botw en
Haskell and llenjamin, Texas, somo i
eighty miles north of hero. Tho work
was done by a masked lono highway
man. No passengers, wero on the
stage and nothing win taken except
the mail pouch, which wns carried olT
by the robbor. The high way .nan was
recognized by tho statru driver and
United States officers are in pursu t.
.MimliT in thn jMlimliislppi Ten tunlliiry
Jacksox, Miss., Dec. 15. At tho
penitentiary hero yesterday morning
as n score of. convicts wore cutting
stove wood a chio struck Horace
Smith, who demanded of lsadoro Sun
dely. "Who hit me'.''' Isndoro said
said nothing. Smith, with ax drawn
back, brought It noun with full fores
burying tl:e blade in tho negro's head,
killing him instantly. Smith is scrV"
inif a life sentence for killing his mis
tress. Thn Opposition to I'litmu my.
New Yohk, Dec. 15. The opposition
to Tammany Hall crystallzed at a
meeting In Cooper Union last night.
There was scarcely standing room in
the hall. Thomas W. Vnn Huron, a
grand nephew of e-I'resident Van
lltueii, was chosen chairman.
Thnr.toii Will Mill for Honolulu.
San KitA.NCisco, Dec. 15. Hawaiian
Minister Thurston has taken passage
on tho steamer Alameda and will sail
for Honolulu this afternoon.
Slight earthquake shocks were felt
at sevorel places in Illinois an I In
diana. The senate commltteo on Judiciary
considered tho llornblowor nomina
tion without taking action.
Three business houses at Hancroft,
Iowa, were destroyed by lire. Loss
550,100, partially insured.
Colonel S. V. It. Cruger's mansion at
Hayville, L I., was destroyed by lire.
The loss Is estimated at ias.i.noo.
A dispatch from Kio do Janeiro says
that President Polxoto has declared
Admiral Degama a traitor.
000 for an
iug at Tonoka.
Right ltov. Itobort Samuel llregg,
bishop, of Cork has been elected tuv.i
bisliop of Armagh and primate of Ire
laud. At Anderson, Ind., Sheriff i'oburn
levied upon tho property of W. C. Do
pauw, W. T. Ilepnuw and tho Dopauw
plate glass works at Alexandria to
atisfy executions amoun.ing to ii50,
ooo. In Now Vorlc Judge McAdams gavo
Amy lioucicault, known on tho stage
as Auiv Ilusby, an absoluto dlvoruo
I from her husband, Actor Auurey
Coniptrollor Hckols has appointed
I'M gar M. Wostorveltof I.incotn, Nob.,
receiver of the Citizens' National
bank, of (irand Island, Neb.
In I'aris MUs Dorothy Klumnko of
San Francisco, has brilliantly passed
her examination for the degree of
Doctorof Mathematics. MissICIum Ice
is the first woman who has passed
such an examination in r'raice.
Albert F. Vorhlos, jr , a clerk In tho
otllco of the Louisiana board of health
has lied, leaving a shortage of $10,000.
ltacos mined him.
In a wreck noar Nanticoko, Pa.,
Kdith Newton, Sam Collins and Mrs.
Sam Coll ns of the Ilonsuaw-Ten
llroeck theatrical company and eiglit
other persons were injured.
1 ho Paeille Coast Steamship com
pnuy lias announced that on Monday
next it will withdraw seven steamers
from service bcCciuso of dull trad'.
Four hundred men will be thrown out
Michael Iizeckirl. a rroiniuent
JewLh citiaen of Indianapolis, com
mitted suicide in a most horrible
manner. He lirst cut his throat and
then shot himself In tho forehead.
Kieekiel had been suffering from
parens for some time lie was 10
years old and loaves a family.
Dlamoncls, gold watches
ancJ fnQ jowoory for Chrlst-
mas prosonta. iarROat ana
tinost Stock In Oklahoma.
Choaoost placeln the city for
fino goods. C.
lliilliluy l'xeiit ultiiiM.
The Santa Fo routo will soil round
trip tiekeU XU-e. 23d. 21th. 25th, 30th.
31st, 1&U3. and Jan. 1st, lalH, good for
return on Jan. :id, within a distance
joo miles, at the rate of one aud on
third fare for round trip.
L. K. Dei.am:y, Agent
lr 4m.'-c -si .,( f (on l
uA' to? ii
An Immense Assortment of
GHRIS TMAS ROCKERS,
Ladies' Secretaries, Book Gases, Banquet Lamps, Pictures, Etc;
Was too much for him.
Come and sec the Nicest Line of Nicest Goods in the Nicest
Store in the Territory.
A. J. SPENGEL,
Special nnd complete I'mlertai-iiiy
Meals survotl in flrst-clnss style a' nil
between lirst and
SHIVELY BROS. & VAN WYCK, Prop';.
First-eluss livery barns nt Stillwater und Orlando. The best of teams ana
improved facilities for carrying passengers between tlies two points. Teaip
always ready to start at any time in the day niui -einni at your pleasure.
Tlie shortest and quickest route Wtw.-eu (In'ilirie arid Stillwater is via Orlando
Oltpit..r ot (
fine Wines, Liquors and
Cor. zd St. and Harrison Ave.
The English Kitchen,
THE OLDEST HOUSE AND ONE 0FTHE BEST in the CITY,
Rates $1.25 Per Br Board Reasonable
THE SILVER DOLLAR
VVYATT & CO., Proprietors.
Finest Bar in the Territory. 105 West Harrison.
Contractor and Builder,
Fstimarcs furnished on liuiKlings
of all k--."nptioii Territorial
igent for U S. Roof Paint.
Office 109 North First Street,
Everything in the Jewelry line made to order.
Badges and Special Work Solicited. Practical Watchmaker,
All work Guaranteed. Cor. Yilasav.and Second St.
AEKANSAS CITY MILLING CO
U '.'rAlLl'lHS OF
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;;PLOUR AN 13 I-EiD
lelephoni 3", p.
A WlLrTrf'T J521 """ jAUiJW t,n
Department with a sLil'cd man in charge"
Like Your Mother
Lowe's . fiesta arant.
honra South side Harrison a
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in: en ui uti um k -
sua right uMies u
I tit rK IiKAxasji", itierugatloB. aukh " Uo' t
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