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.WABtiTAHtotmmiilmmlim'tAitii 111 iiMiwiMjm
MAUI-B. O. THOMAS. Publishes
OJHcl.il County ami City Pftjior.
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KnlCPtt tit ift rlllci ttl Henvi'f,
Y, ns Sm'tttitl-Clinn iiiilir
IJuavor, OI;I.t.,.Ian.,'-, HHM,
H o'clock h lib
The HonorAbli? llimnl of I'oWiliy
t'onltilliMiollerVt mot. GniHliniii iiml
B-iicl'li proHtsiit i JnnnM nlwi'iit.
On motion tho followltiK bllla wi-rc
MillUoif Sujr.ily Co., one tlox letter
Ilk, 1 (X), State Capital IViniliiK Co.,
two cliinilt ll'ltfors. W.W). W "
LiuiRst in, foiM in Hiiiallpot bum.', 18.00,
Chits. T. Clark, rumiRatint? smallpox
ctxe fi.OJ. N. V. Mc'.lni.k'r, court orltr
10.40, J. K. Crabtroo, lnbur 2.00, Mllll
8on Supply Co., supplier. 1.8.', Lillian
II i.ujr. liildlnj; MioIijm' i-jcunl'iitl in
lu.03. Nellie llriviH, luilJin te.iahew'
On motion tho claim of (b"ri(is 1! ir
iniril In tlieiiiiioiintof $1.00, was ill.
On m itton the following court bill
won mi mod :
Wither Ih-rriiii; II.W, Mm. V. .1
kins, April IlKH. L'H.OO, Hoy tlrwi
H. II. Lumberl 0;S0, W. 1). I'rnno
Were all iwou :
, .1. IVr-
T. .IoiiohO.OO, J.. I. Ciano 8.00, II.
K. (I, I'utinan 8.S0. C. K. lt'iwan 1(1.00,
II. 1'. Oarrott l!.00, It. Q. l'.ibner 17.00,
1". A. Oraiir0.no, .1. M. Johnson 10.00,
It. 1'. Hull tli 0.00, V. li. HiikIioh 10.00,
A. J. CllrtliJtf.tt), J. O. llraiitluy 0.50,
Tom Sinitli 0.50. Olias. Stewart 0.O0,
W. 11. KvaiiB 0.50, W. II. Dickey 11.00,
V. M. Kvrtns 0.50, J-. II. Wyatt 11.00,
O.N. lllrdanll fi.TO, I'M llryant 5.00,
(.1 litis. I'rosoott 3.00. Thoa. Mudco 0.00
H. II. liuiiin 11.00, M. Hester 5.00, .1. I.
Allswortli D.03, A. 1. Alklre 3.50, II. 51.
Allswortli U.OJ, .le.o Mitiiholl 5.00, J.
M. AlUw'orlli, April 10J5, 1.00, 8. 10.
HukliM o,00, II. M. Allswortli, April
in0, 4.03, Dr. Clark 5.50, V. OniH
hiun 8.00, S. A. Conxion 3.50, O. II.
Slr.iusH 7.50, S. S. Fislior D.0O, AV, II.
CoatH8-0,J. F. MuOl'o 0.00, S. K.
Woods 7.00, Mm. J. F. .McOee 0.00, K.
M. HurrlittfO.M), II. It. llabcock 0.00,
1). M. lVrry H.W. Ilainllton TaylOrO.00,
AV. I). Viiiiulm l-VJO, N. llntler 0.50, J.
YiitusO.OO J. 8. Oreen 7,50, W. A.
Jlcbarity 0,50, C. Oreen 7.50. John
li.iker 7.60, 0. It. Oreen 7.50, lien
touc4.03, 0. A. Sutton 7.80, II. V.
Turner 8.00, II. I'. Foam 0.50, Uort
Sobor 7.60, .1. 1 Morris 7.50, YV C.
Hakor 10.00, .1. S. Hoeco 5.50. F. (!.
Tracy -1.00, Monroe Nelson (1.00, Ji V.
l.jvuless -1.03, Mm. Monroe Nelson 0.00
K. 11. Gardner 1.00, Mrs. YV. J. Perkins
JO.OO, F. M. Knullsh 4 .SO, J. F. MeDon
nlil 1.(30, J. M. Male O.OO, O. Y. Knight
ft. 0, .1. F. Hal lengor 8,50. Italplt Colvin
fi.00, U. O. Meiideiihall 7.00, .1. V.
Flowers 5.00, M. O Hrown 7.'-,0. John
tfmltli 2.00, F. O. MnthewH 11 .00, II. 1.
Sanger Q.:M, A. K. Ohapntan 7.50, 01ms.
ltoluora.00, G. K. Youst 7 .00, Clitw
.Tonics 4.50, J. 1). Clovcngor 10.50, NoIh
OarlKin 4.60, Q. M. Hlxler 8.00, O.
Ucaton 0.00. Jacob Nolhart 0.00, F. T.
HrltUin 11.00. S. O. Davison 4.60C. W,
Ault 7.60, K. K. ColTyy 7.50,1). II. Neoly
1--.L3, 1. N. Mayo 4.75, L. O. Owuns
12J3, Henry Uibrler 20.00, W. II. Dan
lolson 6.23, Earl Hlxlcr 8.00, Win. Tay
lor 5.75, Hon HoreiuU 8.50, K. M.Adams
7.00, O. K. Peckham 4.00, It. JS, Judd
4.00, D. H. Kinder 4.00.
The following miscellaneous bills
F. O. Tracy, xuppllea, $10.50
lluliek & Stedman, mipplles. 4.50
J. J. FulloHou, willies Tcf. vs. LyonB,
Tracy Ilardwaro CO., hardware, 40.55
State Capital Co.. 12.50
L. 1). Fossott, boarding prisuiie.ru, 21.00
b. 1), Foasutt, lioardlng priHuners, 55,23
V, V. Madison, nupplien, 10.1)0
John yiiioldrt.miliiry 70.00
i. C. Onwham. salary 00,60
On motkm the Hoard adjourned un
til 1 o'clock p. m.
Hoard met at 1 p. in,, Onisham,
Shield and the clerk present.
On motion, of Shields, that tho peti
tion of J. M. Stark, ot als. to form n
new mimipal township, bo formed of
territory consisting of townships 4 and
fr, ruttgo 10 and township I and 6,
range 20 and that tho following named
persons be appointed m tho ollleers: J,
M. Stark, Jmtico of IVaea ; J. F. Fotry,
constable; K. Wnlrnvon, Justice of
Heaco; Y, H. Darnell, Oonstablo; J.
1). Kiser, Trustooj A. 1'. Donley,
Treasurer; K. O. Masey, Clerk; and
said mimlclpal township bo named
Nabfoco. Motion carried.
On motion the bill of W b. Heanlaley
was allowed In the amount of J152.50
for labor as county auditor.
On motion thu account of Klla Haker
was allowed in thu amount of $301.00
for back salary, stamp, cto.
On motion tho account of Henry
Uarrott was allowed in the amount of
$0.00 for service rendered in repairing
at court house.
On motion tho account of N. O.
Oalway was allowed in tho amount of
$05.00 for salary for (piarter eliding
December 31st,. 1003
On motion' thu aecoaiit of H. IT.
boofbourrow -,is allowed In the
amouiii of $3j3.0J for Milary, olltcc rent
On motioif the Hoard adjouriu'd un
til 8 a. in., Jan., 3d 1000.
Jhtver,Okla., Jan., 3d, 1XH.
8 o'clock a. in,
Tbo Ifounrable H'i:ird of County
(.'ominissioiierH met. All ineinbeib
jiresent. (irashani preidinj;.
On motion T'O- James was elected
a., chairman oC the Hoard for tho year
On inuiioiV tin- ;Ktitlon of C. F.
H.igsdale, ct als, for a new" municipal
township consist ing of the territory
embraced in tin," following iliHcribcd
tu'.vnsiuiii 1 an J 2, ran' 20 a I town
( ins l and 2, ranve 21 vus rejected for
thTcuoii that it leave- snmo of the
territory of Kokoino and (iraid Valley
townships in narrow strips 011 either
sid of tli-. propos'vl now towflVilp,
On 111 iti-ui a new municipal tmv-
siiip was rorfiu-a iimur Hooker, i-oir-i
hU iug of. tlu following described ter
ritory: A'H of towns!iiM, ranjf lSf
nil of townships 4, 6 iimV ,. r:igu' 17;-.
nil of towirjlilp 5 and U, ri.4gu 1(5. towli- .
Khi'i4 in range 10 being omitted. Tne
Pillortfiig ti.wnjlilp ofllwra w.r. np-'
pointed: C. 'l)1inean, Trustee; A. 1
C. Murphy. TeaMrer J. S MolHt,
Clerk ; T. W. Hayes and .). S: Morris,
.. not ices of I'o ie: Calvin Harney and
11. II. itncnmp, Cmst.ibles,
On motIoirrtcvrtjllm of error" was
ordered Issued to. I. E George for a(v
's on fit) cattle ill Pleasant View rt-rt
,liip uti'aic rroneoiis'nwfiwiiwtit
UH niotiOTi itwos oniemi that tho .
.sisnient of J. E. Georg. on' 203 cat- :
tratvl 10 Kt.Tss nssffsed lit' school
r.tric8 No. 22 Do- assv'ssM in- school
Ahrnntitm it was ordered that in
1wiiiJit-oX.Jv-E.. GujrR's tr .
llll Ill I 1 ''ill I I I I I
view of the di'iiroportloti hi flchnol
ill'tricM 111 nnd JO fha' 2y) head of cut-
tl.' and 10 hdrs-Ci" be ta'en from school
di-t'li't No 20 and added to school
On motloii On Hoard adjourned un
til I o'clock p. nb
1 o'clock p, nl. Hoard int nil imiiii
bors present. Jnmi'S puidlng.
He itonlrnnl that it Certificate- of Or
hir h i-uu-d ngainnl tin asMcssinent of
that part of the townsitu if HeAVCr ns
si'siieii as lots and blocks that I Mown
Ity tho recordmif Henver coiinlf , ngcs
411 and 415, Vol. 1, to have boon vaunt -Wl
ih said I its nnd blocks and that mi
liwsR.iiont be ordered o be made
hgaiusl said proierty as Is iiitidengalnst
lands 111 Heaver county.
On motion thu account of T. O.
dailies was allowed In the amount of
$70.00 for salary and mileage for quar
ter ending D.!ijuaibiir3Nt, I03'i.
On motion a certificate of orrorbc is
sued to A. A'. Hide on the following
doMcrlbod .S1C4' HW1, SJ', till1, NW'1.!
SK'n, section 20, tp 0, rniigo 18,
amounting to $12.51, and that thu
clerk piit the rOutliwest part of north
east part lif foittheast ipiarter, Sec. 2(1,
Ti. 0, rangi' 18, belonging to A. V.
On inoti-m the clerk was instructed
to issue a Certificate of error to S. F.
Choice for Ills 100.) taxes In the amount
of $3.01, and that hU taxes changed
from school district NO. 25 to 15.
On motion n certificate of error bo
issued to J. K. Comptoil its the town
ship board requested that the assess
ment bo lowered in the amount of
On motion tho account of Maude O
Thomas for stationery and job work
Was allowed In the amount $20o.25.
The bill of Mtnido O. Thomas for
publishing Commissioners' proceed
ings for two quarters ending December
31st, 11105, was allowed in the amount
On motion tho bill of Maude O,
Thomas for publishing delinquent tax
lists was allowed in thu amount of
Tho appointment of F, d. Tracy as
detiuty county clerk was approved.
On motion the petition for a rebate
certificate David U I'ieratt in school
district No. 38 lu Onto township, was
A certificate of error was ordered Is
sued to lCliznhcth Hutzu for the taxes
on the following described real estate:
The V?K, NW4, and SH, NW4,
NK4 8Vi, See. 3, Tp 3, range 10, in
tho amount of $1.75 for 1031 taxes.
On motion thu additional bond of
the First State Hank was approved.
On motion the petition of Chiget
Cookman to set aside the tax sale 011
the W'fi, 31, Sec; 23, Tp 1, range 28,
and that a certificate of error be is
sued showing the tiaiiiii.
OH motion tho county clerk was in
structed 10 lssuu certiticatc or error
to parties making application wherein
a school district levy has been erro
neously assessed to property in unor
On motion the Honnl adjourned un
til 7:30 p. 111.
8 o'clock p. 111. Hoard met nil mem
ber present. James presiding.
1 ne resignation 01 k, .i, kohs, as
Justice of the rcacu of Optima town
ship was accepted and G. "W. Gilson
un motion tno iionru aajoiirneu uiw
til 811. 111., Jan., 4th, 1000.
Heaver, Okla., Jan., 4tlt 1000.
8 o'clock,-a in.
Hoard met. All members present,
On motion thu lino of the commis
sioners district betwuuu 2 and 3
changed to tho following descrioed
lino: Heginning at southeast corner
of township 1, range 10 thence north to
the northeast comer of township 4,
range 10, tiicnce west between town
ships 4 and 5 to the southeast corner
of township 5, rangu 15, tlienco north
between range 15 and 10 to the Kan
sas statu line.
On motion tho bill of ,T. Hlanoliard
for defending prisoner was allowed in
thu amount of $10.00.
Oti motion the bond of 13. C. bang
Bton as township clerk of Optima
On motion the action of tho township
board of Logan township in changing
road on the lino between section 28
and 20, Tp 2, rangu 27, be approved
and said board requested to uinku
plat of said changed road and report
same to tho county clerk for entering
upon tho road records.
On motion thu account of W. T.
Quinn, deputy district clerk, was nl
lowed in the amount of $337.03.
On motion tho bond of Heardsley it
i.augsion as oonueu nustracters wis
By motion the account of Henj. F.
llegler, clerk of Supremu Court, for
servieej In Ilegnier case, was allowed
In thu amount of $25.45.
Hoard adjourned until 2i. in.
2 p. 111.. Hoard mut. All members
present, James presiding.
On motion tho bond of O. V. Oilson
ns Justice of tho l'cueo of Optima
lowusuip was approvcu.
On motion tho bid of Maude O
Thomas for the printing for tho en
suing year was accepted and tho
HiiAVUlt 1IUKALI) DESIGNATED
AS THE OFFICIAL l'Al'ER OF
HEAVEK COUNTY FOR THE
YEAH 1000. James and (Irashani
voting aye ; Shields voting 110.
. recess or !K) minutes was taken to
Inspect the jail cells that have been
On motion the bill of l'attisou Hros.,
for balance, $ol0.00, on rent of jail
ecus ou aiioweo.
Hy motion the road petition of A.
Y. Tanner, et als, be rejected for thu
reason 111:11 tnu uonu lor costs was not
Hy motion a rebate certificate of er
ror was ordered issued to L. It . Jones
in Optima township, school district No.
uu in tnu nmouut or fo.uo.
Hy motion tlU petition of H. M.
Drake, et als, was laid over for tho
ru.i5.01f that a remonstrance has beuu
Med. in this olUco and that thu pro
noiH'd rond was shown to cross certain
IioniVsteiul entries. Said netltionerx
are rv.iiwsteu to investigate If a road
' "irougn secuo-wi, ni 0. range 20, can
." w Sl'0llm "'the-iit niconvenienco to
through sectio'ylK), Tp 5. range 20,
IHIIUU.'.lt-.IUVia ll'BMll.K III KUUl HCCUOIl
and wittout cost br right away to thu
On motlotf the H'j.irJ adjourned u
til 7 :o0 p. 111.
ciip. 111., noaru ni!t. .vii nieni-
uers present, James presiding,
Hy motion the county clerk was in
ruotea to issue a warrant to tho
Kttuk of He.iver City on tho Court
j fiHkl in the a.iiount o(-$25.60 to replace
, a- warrant 7o. via wmen-nas iieen lost
Motion tlm report of Y.- G. Oalway,
I eniiMty Jtirveyor, fur surveying the
(raiiennil Carter road wis approved
awl- his account for same was allowed
I Iw the :VTJ-.nM.of $10X0
On motion tho following, bninds
! were allowed
Dim Oiiiiilaih 1,l7y 1' r'gbt hip.
i J. J. Hnllanl, H crossed- rluht thigh
Alice bimd. Ol -'irlit bin.
J It. Crabtreo. b lazy T right shoulder
and same for cattlo on riglit side.
'It. A 1 -lit-. -W, l'-r-iyi riglit side
On nitioii the Ho-i.xl iirljiurned 1111
" t n. : ,., ttl. iJCC.
Heaver, Okla., Jan., 6tb 1000.
8 o'clock a. m.
Hoard met. All members present,
M itlon the chairman wa? directed o
go With the accountant and Heglstor
nnd make report nt 2 o'clock,
2 octoeit 11. 111., noaru met. ,111
members present, .Initios presiding:
Hy motion n certlllcate of error was
omViPii Isiaied to O, M, Hubbard for
an erroneous assessment on the follotv
Ing ili'rerihi'il lands: S'f NBlc( and
N-6 SE.U, 6(-c 8, Tp 4, range 23 E., for
tne reason mat ttie nroor lias iieen re
jected. The amount for the year 1003
$1.02; 1001 $t.21j 1003 $7-21
By motloii tne qtlnrteriy report ol
II. I). Mccse, Probate Jitdge, was ap
proved. Hy motion the fee report of J, It.
baug-iton tf as approvctl.
.Motion tne rollowinu were ntiiiweu:
J. II. bangstort, salary and clerk hire
for quarter, $325.00
J. II. bangstoii, stamps and express,
The tiL'tltlmi of F. C. Tracy, et als,
for a reduction of the levy niailo by
the town of Heaver, was rejected for
the want of jurisdiction.
On motion the clerk wns instructed
to change the assessment of Allen T.
Haker on tho SM4 of sec 21, Tp 4,
range 23, and a certificate of error be
Issued for the amount of $2.02.
Hy motion thu bond nnd contract of
Maude O. Thomas was approved for
the county printing for thu year 1000.
lu view of tho assessment of 100
acres assessed to Win. llausor for 1807
taxes but erroneously described nnd
Ids refusal to pay tax on any land for
that year, thereforo bo It ordered that
ir lite said Win. Itatisur pay tnu ih7
tiiv iiixiii Hie wrotiL'lv dnscrilied hind
amounting to $11.01, the costs of snlu of
tho N' NK anil N' NWiX. Sec it.
Tp 3, range 15, bo cancelled and the
assessed tax of nils-described land bo
accepted In full payment and sale sot
Motion Hoard adjourned until 7:30
7:30t. 111. Hoard met. All mem
bers present, James presiding.
inure Doing 11 uiuerciicu or opinion,
n line was established between Gntu
and Garland townships beginning on
tho cast quarter corner or MeC 11, lp o,
range 28, running west on half section
lino tliroiiKh sections 11. 10. 0, 8. and 7,
Tp 5, rangu 28, and sections 12, 11, 10,
0, 8, and !m Tp 5, range 27, tlienco south
following tlio present known ijounua
ries of Gate township.
.Motion a rebate certificate was or
dered Issued to 0. It. Wright in Fleas-
ant iuw township, school district No.
70, in the amount of $10.1)0.
Findings of the Hoard of County
Commissioners on tho report of W. L.
Heardsley, accountant, on Register of
Deeds olllce, on verification of thu
aforesaid report by a careful compari
son of recalled instruments and the
records as shown in tho Register of
Deeds olllce. Wo llnd numerous urrors
some Insignillcant and others of grave
importance.' As a summary of errors
we llnd from tho examination of 70 in
struments rccnllcd errors of date 12;
errors of omissions 51; urrors of name
11. Said errors have been fully cor
rected in so fur as the tho Register of
Deeds can lawfully do same but a great
many Instruments coming to thu of
fice arc not properly made and wo
would call tho attention of all officers
qualitit'd to taku acknowledgments to
the fact that some instruments that
come to thu olllce are not worth a dol
lar for thu purposu thuy wuru Intended
and made so by thu ollicur making thu
Motion the Hoard adjourned until 7
a. in., Jan , Oth 1000.
Heaver, Okla., Jan., Oth 1000.
Hoard met. All members present.
Motion the fee report of W. A.
Naj lor was approved.
Motion the bill of W. A. Navlor for
fees for quarter ondlng Decuniuer 31st,
1003, In tho amount of $1207.37.
Motion tho bond of Mncy A Ogilvio
us abstracters was approved.
Motion the report of E. Y. Ogilvio,
fee report for quarter ending Decem
ber 31st, 1003, was approved.
Motion the bill of Statu Capital
Printing Co., No. 1-17 and 1-32 in tho
amount of $3S.00, was nllowed.
Motion thu account of A. J. McKow
for court interpreter was rejected.
Motion the Hoard adjourned until
1 :30 p. 111.
1:30 p. 111. Hoard met. All mem
bers present, James presiding.
.Motion thu bid of Elbert Clift was
accepted as follows: It Is hereby
agreed that for the payment of $20.00
by Elbert Clift, he Is to have tho build
ing known ns thu old jail building and
when said building is removed to leave
tliu Court House walls that stood ad
joining lu good condition ceiled inside
and weatherboarded outside with two
windows, one in each south olllce.
Motion the bill of Huruett ti Clift
for jail rental in the amount of $750.00
Motion the Honnl adjourned until
7:30 p. in.
7 :30 p, in. Hoard met. All mem
bers present, James presiding.
Motion the bonds of J. F. Petry, con
stable and .T. M. Stark, Justice of
Peace for Nabisco township, was up
proved. Motion tho bills of J. C. Williamson,
Co. Troas,, for salary and clerk hire in
the amount of $523.00 was allowed.
Motion the stamp bill of J. C. Wil
liamson, Co. Trcas., in the amount of
Motion tho Statu Capital bills No.
358-1 and 231-1 was laid over until
Motion the tax matter of Sam Umg
was lanl over until the Znoxt meeting.
On motion tho county treasurer's
quarterly report was approved as fol
Hal received ex-treosuror
Rec'd in taxes 15105.41
Warrants issued $8112.09
Hank deposit 14120.27
Check outstanding 7512.70
We, the undersigned eoimnlssioncrs
of Beaver county, hereby certify that
we have made an iuvestiKatlon of thu
county funds in thu hands of tho coun
ty treasurer and llnd tho following
various debits and credits. (See
( T. O. James,
Co. Com. i J no. Shields,
( J. 0. Orasham.
Motion the Hoard adjourned' until
l'Vli.. 15. 1000.
Territory of Oklahoma,
Ccamty of Heaver,
I, J. It, Lanustou, clerk of thu coun
ty of Heaver, ilo hereby certify that
alkive and loregoing statement is n
true and correct report of th proceed
ings had nt the January wsion held
on the 2d, 3d, 4th, 5th and 0th days of
J. II. Lasostox, County Clerk,
lly K, F. Haikctos, Duputy.
A limited nnioiltrt of Spultz seed at
1.00 per bushel. Ileardless barley,
"5 certs per bushel at R.'v V i
Newiwn'., Write ut once
l-lh 4t Tyrone, OUu.
Ht'iartincntortlie Interior, IjiikI omin' nt
WiHXlwnil Okla, NoTcmls". HUB
Notlro Is Iwrebr tthfii . tfint Uip followlm.
linniiHl m-ttlir ha tll.il no.lrfl of hlJ liitei.tloa to
innk" final pmorin tiptort of his dalin. ntnl
tlnt snld proof IP tw miNle liefotf V. U. Healf
V 8.CoiirtCommlslcnernt luToiriwnt Titoiih
tikln0HJnii.,!U, I'Jt'l. t. E.linirlSIlw-ll, or
MtM-tnl. Knii.a., fVthe HKV. HWW, nrol V,Vt.
HKU. Knd.NK!, HKl, Bee 21. T., 4, N It., 21,
He nnincs lli followlntj wltncws In prote hi;
rniiiltiiiom i-rMilencM tiiwii niul rumrniloii of
Mild Hurt, Tin . ,
rcrrr A. Oral-. Ili-rimnl H. Uinert. John 11.
Cnilc nil of Mfwrnl, Kansas, John J. Kulkersoii,
of DooiIk-j, Okla.
lirCK T. JIoroan, ItPtfLltcr.
12-28 1-S1. 5wk.
Dcp-otmcntof the Interior,
t'hlteil Slates iJind Oll'ice.
Woodward. O. T., I-Vremlier 8, llHfi.
A siiftldelit oititi nt nffidntlt liitlni; liren filed In
this of!1 lir Valentine, JI. l'ln n;, oinles ant,
nisiliKt lloincfllrad Knlrr Xo. lH'M. mnilo Attut
1H, I'jm, for iie-K s -tllon M, lonnjililp 1 north,
mncn '!, K. ('. M., ij John I.. IIohIIiik, cdntestee.
In wlilcli It Is lllleRod that Mtd Jolm l Ilj)nllnc
has hollj ulAtidoned nnld tmct for a rrlod of
inorp than id months ulnro making saM cntt
nnd tMit prior to the date of the Initiation at this
conlcAtjholmvliiR failed In nny innntier to lin
proeor mltlrnte cald tnirt or to cMntillsli or
miillitnlli n liona llde re-ldcuo- on thn raid tnirt
nsrc(tilrtil hrliiwjthiit heneier did cstnhllsli n
rrsldenoK on tint said tract; that tlit! n.ilil defaults
lmvoiiot U-en cnnil.
That mild nlleccd ahsenco from said land was
not dii to his t-niplotim-nt In the Armj-. Nmy, or
Startup Corp of the I'nlted 8ta In nnr CTiiacltr
In tlmn of war, ntul this the said contestant Is
n-adjrto proient such tlmo nnd place n may lm
named liflho Iteel.itpr nnd I!(,c.ler foru henrlng
In said mse. R-ild parlies nr hereby notined to
appear. lespond nnd oiler evidence touching m'tl
nlleiatlonnt 1(1 o'clock 11. in., on February 21.
limrC Iwroro the HirMor nnd lteceher nt the
United States Ijilid (Mllcn til Woodnnrd. O. T.
Thnxald contmtnat liatlmr. la n iinptrnnidn
rlt llled Docember S. l'. set forth facts which
show that lifter due dlllceuc" Krsoiial senlceof
(Ids notice mnnot 1st made. It Is hereby ordered
niul ilin-ctnl that such not lot he grten by due,
nnd proer publication. '
lif Dick T. Honiusf, lteslster.
Dcjiartmeiit of the Interior, United States
Wnodwonl, l)k!n., December 12. lWi.
A sufficient contest nllhbult having Iieen filed
In this 0MI0! by John II. Hunt, of Ilunnah. O. T.,
contestant, nealnsl UK. No. lSSGt, mnde, Sep
tPinls'r 2htli, ln, fnrKtii. SWM.mul Wti, SEK,
Sec 15, Tp.J 1, N It.. 18, K. C. It., I)T Absoioin K.
l'lerct", of (loldwnllho, Tejns, Contestee. In
which It Is nllcKed that said Absolom V. Herce,
has wholly nbandonul s;ild tract for a period of
more than six montns Inst past and next prior
10 the itath of tho Initiation of this contest.
That hij lias wholly fnlled to maintain hU resi
dence, tlierentijor to Impnue. s;ild tract In any
manner, nnd that wild defaults have, not been
Thai sn Id nlleg -d nbsenco from said land was
was not due to his employment la the Army,
Navy, or Murine. Corps of the United States In
nay capacity In time of war, nnd this the said
contestant Is ready to urove nt such tlmn nnd
place ns may lio named by the Heglster and He
colver torn liearltiKln said case. Said parties
lire hereby notified tn appear, resion!l nnd nitfT
evidence louchlnc said nilppitlon nt 10 o'clock n.
m., 011 February 21, iiml. lHforc the Iti'Kister and
llecelier nt thn United SUitc-s Land Onico In
The paid contestant havlnc, la a proper affl
A It Tiled December Pith, lisfi. Kl-t fcith facts
which show that utter ln diligence personal
senlcoof this notice cnntiot lie made, it is hero
by ordered and directed that such notice bo given
hy Hue, and proper publication,
tt UICK T. MoilUAN, Heglster.
12-21 I 11,
Department of tha Interior, United States Land
Olllco Woodward Okla,, December 14, 10U5.
A sulllcliint coiitnnt aUldiivlt liavitiic been
filed in this olllco by Tliurmnn K. llotrolt at 3.T.-2
K. 24 St, Kansas City, Missouri, colitnstnnt,
nRiilnst IfK. No. IKiSI. made Febrnary 12. IHOS,
for lots 2 and 1 nnd KV4, NWM, Sec. 31, Tp., 2.
N.. It., 20, :. C M by Willliini K. Hollman,
Conlestee, In which It Is nlleoil that William K.
HolTmnn has wholly failed to comply with tho
law In the ninttor of residence and cultivation,
Tlmt lie has wholly fnlled to establish or main
tain n rpsidriirn thereon. That hu has wholly
almndoned mid tmct of hind for a period of
moro than six months since, maklmf said entry
nnd next prior to the (lute ot tho Ming of this
content. That said defaults bnto Dot been
That said nlleKod nbsonco from sold land was
not dun to his uinploymont In tho Army, Navy
or Marino corps or tho United States in any ca
pacity In time of nnr, nnd this tho said contest
ant Is rnndy to prove at such- time nnd place as
may Ih) namul by tho Iteirisler nnd ltecoiver
for 11 lieitriiifC In uid cno. Saul purtiiw nro
hereby notluo.1 to apiwar, reiisind and offer
evidence tonchlux said nlleirntiou at til n clock
a, m., on Feb., H, lOGrt, Ix-forn the Krister
nnd Ileceivor at tlio United States Land OlTico
In Woodward, Okla.
ThoHiiId conteHtmithnvlntr, In a projMr ntli
davit filed Dec., 14, tiK, sot f.rth facts which
show that after duo dllliwnco iiersonal sorvico
of this notico cannot ho mnde, it is hereby or
dereil and dlrcctisl Hint such notico bo Bivon
bv due nnd projior publication.
1221 1 11, 15. S. WioaiNS, Ttccolver.
Department of tho Interior, United States
Woodward, OI:la.. Docember 13, 1805.
A sufllclent contest aflldavlt haviiiK Ikhmi filed
fn this olliet- bv William K. H.irlliiKtoii. Atlanta.
Kansas, contestant, npalnst HK. No. 2UU70 made
November 20th, i'JlW. for NW), Sec. !U. Tp.. S.
N.. It., 27, K. C. St., by Harry C. Sullivan, Jen
nings, O. T Contestee, In which It is alleged
that nald Harry C, Sullivan lias wholly abandoned
said tract for a period of moro Hum six months
last Kist and next prior to tho dale and Initia
tion of this contest: That ho has wholly failed
to maintain his nldenco thenvm or Improve or
oillhnto said tract ns renuln-d by law. and that
Mtd defaults have not Iwen cured.
That said nlleilgcd absence from said land was
not duo to his employment In the Army. Navy, or
Marine Corps of the United States In nny capacity
la time of wnr, and this tho said contestant Is
nwdy to prove at such tlmo nnd place ns may lie
named hy the lteslster and Iteceiier forn henrini;
III said case- Said tmrtles nre, hereby notified to
iipiienr. respond nnd offerevidence touching said
nllei-Httoti nt 10 o'clock a. m,, on iVlmiary 2:1,
l'JOli, lofom the ltentster ntnl ltecoiver nt tho
United SUites Ijmd Oflloa 111 Woodwunl. O. T.
The said contestunt bnvinii. In a proper afll
davlt Hied December 13th. IlMi. set forth facts
which show that after duo dlllKenco personal
service of this notice cannot 1 made. It Is hereby
onlotvd nnd directed that such notice ho slven by
due nnd proper publication.
Dick T. MonuAN, Ikglster.
Department of Interior, United States Land
Otrice, Woodward, Okla.. Decemtierlt, lWAi.
A sulticlont contest affidavit havlnir been
filed In this olllco by Albert C. Doremus, of
Knld. Okla.. contestant, niralnst II K. No. 165ffif,
made June 17. 10, for NUM. Sec. 11, Tp 2, N.,
lt22,K.a M., by William 11. Ucckniati, Con
tnsteo, In which it Is alleged tlmt William H.
Ilockinnn has wholly abandonod said troet of
hind tor II period of morn than six months slnco
nmklnc said entry nnd next nrior to tho date of
the flliiu of this contest. That ho has wholly
falled toeonipl) with tlie Inwln the rontter of
residence, cultivation nnd improvements. That
be has never resided upon said tract of land.
That fiiid (Wnults hula cot lionn cured.
That said iillcRed absence from siUl land whs
not due Ui hisemployinent in the Army, NnVy,
orMurlnnCorpsof tlio United Slates hi any
enpacitv in time ot war, and this the snld ra
tesbint Is r-aily to prove nt snch time and lOaco
as may Iw name.1 by tho lteslster nnd IteceiTcr
for a henrlniT In such case. Said lMrties nro
hemh," notiutsl to npienr, resinuid nnd oiler
ovidenco touching said iilh-Katlou at 10 o'clock
a.m., oa February,. ISVlj. before the, Rr?istfr
nnd lto-eivcr at 'he Uiilteil States Land Ufflco
in WoodAuitl, Okla.
The Mid co,iUstunt havlnir. In a ),ropir fli
ilavit (lied Di-temlii-r II. 1U. set torlh facts
which show that lifter uuu dillsi-nce personal
service of this notico cannot lie made, it i
hereby ordered and dti-oclPst that such notico
be given by due und nroiwr ptlhllcntn,
K. S. W igqins, Hecelvcr.
DciArtincnt of tho Interior, Ui.ited States
WooJward, Okla.. November 21, 1H.
A Sufficient contest affidavit liavinc bix-n
Ahsl in this olllco by Walter J. Mason, Colloffo
Si.rlii;,', Iowa, contestmit, HKainst lloinetead
Klltry No. 1nJ.vs, made Septembor 17, lttB, for
thneS nfim-llouSO, township .1 north, rarRe
27, K. C. M.. by lieny U. Faster, l'nrkland. O. T.,
contestee. ill which it is alhvod that snld licnj
11. Kuster ha wholly fulled to esUibllih and
m:iintniii hU iictnftl lmnn llda residence on the
! said tract torn eriod of more than six months
I next nrior hereUi; that he lias wholly abandon-
csitnm irnot lor a iwrnw oi more iniin oix
month la.t twst nnd uoxt prior to tlieilateot
thelnitlutioiV of this contest , that bo hns whol
ly fnilnl to improve or cultivate sahftract for a
lrlol of UH.ro than six mouths last pnst and
uoxt prior lierrto, and that said defaults have
not been cureil.
That h,ir alleged absence from Said land was
iiotdiiotohiseinptoiment in the Army. Nary
or Murine Corps ot the United States In any
raiwcitr In' tlineof war, and this tho laid con.
tcstunt is ready to pnivoat such time and (Juce
si may be named hy the Hutfister nnd Iteceiier
for a liearimr in Mild cae. Said parties are
lierehy notllled to appear, rspoao: ami oiler
evidence touching aid allctratlon at li o'clock
a. m.. imI February S, 1906.. before tho Register
ml Itecelvor of the United States Land Office
I'WiHMwanl.Okla. , , ,
Thaa.ildriinlftstant liaTln. Inn proper affi
davit tiled November 21. lWVwt forth facts
which aha (v thut after dun diliecnco isrsuual
Mirvics' of this notico cautiot bo ruadn, it is
hereby onetl a I Ilncte.1 tbst ueb not.co
igivii by due )rt pr-ipc isiV-rtl,w.
). -K UoK.tit.. Itenier
12 .1 1 il.
We make a speclnlly of ilttinft glass
es and enn lit your eyes satisfactorily
or your money brick. -Can nlso exu
cuto any work in Iho.lewelrv lino.
CITY BARBER SHOP,
R. E. JUDD, Prop.
bood clean shave Sharp razors Com
fortable chairs Neat shop.
l9r, G. W. endQll,
physician anb Surgeon
ILKY & HARRIS,
Practiso tn all Courts,
Boavor County Abstract Olllce.
Mndu promptly by AVnlter O.
1'ruzer, bdnilcd abstracter.
Kirst door north of Court House.
City Meat Market
JOHN MIELING, Prop'r,
Kothing but the best animals obtain
able will bo slatighturcd. Best of beef,
iiork, mutton, and other muats nt tho
lowest living prices, Cleanliness and
neat cuts our pride.
Highest Market Price Paid for
i, Hides arid Furs.
FRAZER & DAVISON, The Landmen.
Customers hero' for every kind of
onrth. Bring in your bargains.
One Door North of Court Rouse.
There will bo n sale of horses, cattlu,
hogs, farm implements, and in fact
anything that you have to sell, at
Heaver on Saturday of this week.
Anybody who has such stull for sale
will please bring thu sninu til Shclton's
I.ivury Barn. Salu will begin at 1
o'clock sharp. Auctioneers Wfn.
AVooIury, Heaver and Hultz, Liberal
I will remain in llcavur City only as
long as work is brisk, so call without
delay nnd got pictures of yourself nnd
11 1!0. J.M. Eckles.
Beaver Count, Sectional Map
TO THE PUBLIC: We wish to say
tlmt we now have a complete and ac
curate Sectional Map ol Beaver County
showing all creeks nnd rivers exactly
as- shown by tho government plats and
showing every quarter section in the
county. Thene maps will bo mailed
postpaid to nny address upon receipt of
tho purchase price, 50 cents ench.
Address, .Tab. A. Mo'iix Co., "Wood
Ward. Hooker, Oklahoma, Higgius,
Texas, or V. G. Fiuuis, Heaver, Okla.
Department of tho Interior, United Statos
Woodward, Okla., Dccambor 19, 1KB,
A stiirici'Mit con ton aflldatit having been llled
in this olllce by J. I). Whltaker, Sylvia, Kansas,
Contestant, uKalnst UK. No. 12718. made
AiiKiist 21. lfU, forSEU, See. i'J, Tp.. S. N It.,
22. K. C. M by I'orob J. lilnir, Contestee, In
which It is alh'ircd that said outryman hax
never (h tnbllshod residence on said tract of
land and never foncod, improved, or culllvatod
suld land and wholly nbandoned raid land for
more thn six months next proceeding the HI.
intt of tlds contest.
Tlmt said ulleKwi ahsenco from said land was
not dun to his employment In the Army, Navy
or Marino Corps of tho United Statos In un
capacity in lima of war, and this tho said
contestant is ready to provo ut such time
and plum as may he named by tho lteis
tor and lecoirer for a henrfnif fn bald case.
Said parties are hereby notified to apjiear, re
spond und offor evidenco touching safd allega
tion at 10 o'clock a. m. on May 11. HO!, ho
foro II, D. Moose. Probate Jndiro of Ileavor
County, O. T. in his office at Iteover. O. T and
that final honrint; will be held at 10 o'clock
a. in. on May 2M. llfltf, before tho Heglstcr anil
Itecelvor nl the United States Land Offlco in
Woodward, O. T.
Tho said contestant havinu. Inn proper affi
davit, filed Doc. ll,l'.nr, set forth facts which
show that nftor due dilixence personal sorvico
of this notico cannot lie made, it is hereby or
dered and directed tlmt snch notico bo pivon by
duo nnd pmpor publication.
12-28 1-lS Dick T. MonrUN. lteslster.
Departaieut of thn Interior, United" States
Woodwanl, Okla., Novembeyie, liXH.
A Runiulent contest aflldavlt having been filed
la this oftlco by Jesmor. A, Allen, contestant
against UK. No. insi7. mnde January -'l, 1!J2,
for lots Land 2 and theSW, oftlieNKU, of Sec.
1. Tp., I.N.. It.. 23. K. C. JI., hy lni 1). Powell,
Contestis. In which It Is alleged that said Ira I).
I"owell lias wholly abandoned tba tract for a
period of more tlmn six months since -making
the nalrt entry and net prtor to the date of tho
Initiation of this contest; he having failed In any
manner, to Improve or cultlinte the said tract
during the statutory period (six months) as re
quired by law: that he never did establish or
malutilna residence on the said tract; that the
said default have not been cured.
Tb.-A said nllfced absence from said land was
not doe to bis employment In the Army. Navr, or
Marine Corps or the United States in any caprc
Ity In time of wnr, aim this the Mild contestant
Ls rt-ady to prove nt such time and place as may
tie named bv the llezlster nnd Receiver for a
hearing In snld ois. Said parties are hereby
noinieu to npiiear, rcspoim ntut oner eviuence
touching h.ild nllepitlon at 10 o'clock n. m., on
eoruary -i, iu, teiore mo itegiier anil no
cell er at the United States Laud Olllce In Wood
The said saW contestant having, in a proper
aflldavlt llled November 15, 1SW5. .set forth facts
nhlehshow that titter doe diligence personal
service of this notice cannot Iki made, it Is here
by onlered and directed that such notice be given
py due aua proper puDiicnuon.
L&- dick T. MouniN, ltegister.
Department of the Interior, United States Laid
.i,; 11 1. t l.ln , , ,eK
A aflicleiit contest alildavtt Imvlna boen tiled
in this olllce by Edward Woodfln.of Oreenwood,
Okla., contestant, Hiniinst UK. No. 1C7K7, made
Julr C HUB. for lot" S and 4 mut EM. HW-
Soc.Sl.Tp.,4, N..K..a, K.hy Frank I). Hone-
.llttl, Contestee, In It IsallORod that Frank U.
lienoditti has wholly abandoned said tract as
Ids plucoof rosiilrnce for a period of more than
six months sinew liinklns fiid entry and next
prior Ui tho date heroin, he haviui; failed to at
nnv lime KtablUli or maliitatn H Uma llde reid.
deuce uiNin said tract in go.sl 'ailli for liome-
iteal min-osoi. inamuooiy connection witn
the snld tract ol ihiki nncooon in tne nature or
Tlsits Uiereto to keep ivo a colorable resi
dence; that lie has nuver made void tract his
home io tho exclusion of ono elsewhere; that
said tract Is not celtled u,pon and cultivated by
said iKirty as nvpilrj-1 lo' law, said defaults
liuving not len cured.
Ttiat said allosnd alwence from said Un-.l was
not Iue to his employment in the Army, Navy,
or Marino corps t tlio Umton btatos in any ca
pacity In time ot war. ami this the Mild con
iosUnt is ready to prove at such time and place
na may 1m namixl by tho Heister uud Itecelvor
for a hearing in said case. Said parties aru
liereby notitle.1 In appear, rostiotioT and offer
etid.vica toucliliik- said allegation at 1U o'clock
B-. in., on Mar. Sth. llKtt. Ix-foro the KesUter
and Iiocelror at the United talw Land oaice
ih Wood word, Okla,
Tim -,i.l contestant hatlnz. Ill a nroner nlll.
l-dnvit tUul Dec. 22, ll4. set forth fncU -.hloh
show thu. alter due dilis-onei-, p-trsoaal s-irvioo
Ir' this no-Ice cannoi be mude.it is hereby or
drrM and direct! that snch notice Iwttciven hy
i dueeu-t iiroiwr puhlicatiun
,, IS .a i L. 1. i Ult'ti Icir.ur
IS IT A
You-want boarded by tho day, week or month or is It
something in the way of one of our
Our prices are the only cheap thing about the stable.
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?v i3vT (?TViti io'Vo CS3 SVq)
BLACKSMOTHING AND WOODWORK.
WaciOtt and arriac "LSailt to Order.
We Guarantee all work to be first-class and to give'
satisfaction. Horse shoeing a specialty.
J. Iff. WEBB, President. JAMES BARE, Vice-President.
FRANK LAUGRRIN, Caihier. F. C. TRACY, Asst. Cashier.
MAUDE 0. THOMAS, Secretary.
THE Mt OF BUUEH CIT-.
Capital Stock; $10,000.
Din ecto rs
James Bare, F, C, Tracu, J. W. WEBB,
Frank Laurjhrin H. E, G, Putman.
R. H. Loofbourrow Maude 0. Thomas,
E1M G0)tURES ESKRENBEEi.
BEAVER WW IflCOfEli.
g. W- IfUttDJitSJiSIt, KOp.
Our house is ouo of tho bout in town an J Crt cbfen in every rfsptot. Ta
bles supjilre d with tho BEST und, rates reosounblo. Every courtesy oxtonded.
T. ID. SHELTON, IFie.CI3.
EVERYTHIN6 NEW AND GLEAM
Writes The Checks.
Is the man who appreciates the moderate priced
of our bills for Buildiug Material, Lumber
and in lact. anything you need in our
line. Everything earned in an Up-
to-Date Lumber Yard will be
found with us: Come in.
There is a time for everything, but after all no
time is quite like the present. We would
be pleased to have you 'use it by giving
us a chance to figure on your next
bill ol Lumber.
But don't you know that dealing with us is more!
either time or money. It is time and money
with a whole lot of satisfaction thrown in.
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