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OLDEST OKLAHOMA NEWSPAPER.
REPUBLICAN FOR PRINCIPLE.
BEAVER, BEAVER COUNTY, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14 1907,
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HeU Wanted Inquire of the Bea
ver Hdw. St'Furn. Co.
One School Section For Sale.
-"" T. P. BR AID WOOD.
Tin work a specialty, at the Beaver
Hdw. fe Furn. Store.
, Xmns furniture just arrived at
ver Htlw. & Furnl Store.
A full line ofDrugannd fancy articles
also paints and oils.
TrtE Gbm PnAtiMACY.
Pure drugs and chemicals. Fresh
stock o?ery few days. Prescription?
. Tns Gem Pharmacy.
Bob Hizley attended probate court a
few minutes this week. Ho was sum
moned as a juror in the Fisher libel
case but was excused.
Don't be sdlky but 'come In and 8:o
our line of Sulky plows also New Yan
kee gang's now in stock.
The Carter Tracy Hdw. Co.
Albert Wright, of Lorena, and Carl
Kleuk.'Of Floris. were Beaver visitors
Tuesday, making final proof before
P. B. Moore treated himself to a
much deserved vacation a few days the
past week and went out in the country
with his gun to make game scarcer
Mr. and Mrs. Andy McKew are the
parents of a boy baby who came one
day hiflt week to brighten their home
and share tlio joys of little Pat.
F. M. Bohn and wife, of Logan, are
in attendance at Probate Court this
week, being Jn'Jitlgation with John
Baker oyer ' thc possession of some
.Mrs-Ada Smitli'MiaB treated herself
to a tineiiftw range. We shall' now
Boon expect an invitation over to at
test as tothe cooking qualities of said
range . ,v.
FarrrnVlrl Washington, Benton, Se
bastian,"and SoVt Co, Ark. To trade
for land in Beaver Co Okla.
10-31 11-21 3w ' Tyrone, Okla.
R. G. Dunlop and wifo wore Beaver
callers a couplo of days the past week.
R. G., who is administrator of the Hon
ey well estate, was in adjusting matters
pertaining to his dutleain that line.
PA L. Thomas and family moved to
town Wednesday and will occupy 'the
sod house o.n the comer opposite J. W.
Webb's residence. Beaver welcomes
this family in our midst.-"
Doc and Mrs. C. H. Tyler have moved,
their household goods into the room at
the rearpf the McCon..el store they
will be at home to. their friends in the
future. ' t
Elder W. J.' Martindulo of Wichita,
Kansas, will preach at Hibbs, Saturday
ottovember 30 at 11 a. m. and in Beaver
Oklahoma, at 8 p. m. All are cordially
invited to come out and hear him.
T. B. Paramorb. Pastor. '
.George T. Payne, county superintend
dent elect of 'lexas county, was a Bea
ver caller Wednesday. He was dis
tributing, literature for the Tri-County
Teachers' Association meeting which
will be held at Guymon Novomber 28-
Miss Mabel Moore is at present
"slinging pewter," in the Journal
ofllcc. Thus it is, again "a good begin
ning makes a bad ending." Miss Mabel
had her "beginning" at the Hbraui
office having served an apprenticeship
hero the past year,
A quiet wedding was solemnized at
.'J. W.v Webb's on Thursday at hjgh
noon. The contracting parties were
Albert "M.F, Nass and Cary Saldemann
' of Pronto, Okla. The bride was the
.v rccipient'ofa, number of useful pres
' ents and uotlr-uppcared unusually hap
py, May the blessings "and joys of
heaven attend them. T. B. Pahamouk.
W. Tt Detwjler, the Land
Man, represents on: ot the larg
est and strongest Ton firms
west of ths Mississippi river.
No panic at our house.. ' If you
want to loon moaepwj'fte W.
The Land "Man,'ja blg.turnlp'to that sanctum "which
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KSufc!Crib,fqf THE HEkALD.
A Sunday Wedding.
Beaver's circle of young people has
beeh ruthlessly broken into again by
that daring little cupid and two more
of our popular young folks t aptured as
Victims of his art This time U is in
the marriage of Miss Alma Kile and
Hurry Brown, whose wedding took
place at the home of Rev. and Mrs.
Leonard at high noon, Sunday Novem
ber 10th, 1007, Rev. Leonard officiating.
Tliia young couple are both popular
and worthy young people of Beaver
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
D. M. Kile, of our city, and has grown
to womanhood here nnd in this immed
iate vicinity. Her friends who know
her best praise her for her womanly
qualities and know her as unaccom
plished young lady.
The groom is one of Beaver county's
most worthy young men. He possesses
those characteristics which causes his
frijnds to speak of him as an energetic
and reliable man. He is a blacksmith
by trade having been employed in D
M. Kile's shup for some time past. lie
might be called something of a diplo
mat, for while he make the sparks fly
for the father h.also played at another
game of "sparks" in the father's house
hold and proved himself an adept at
the trade, by carrying off the prize.
The many friend join the Hep.au
in heartiest congratulations and best
wishes for a lqng and happy life.
Little Miss Entertains.
Little Miss Lcnore J.Jiig entertained
her baby friends at a party given in
honor of her fifth birthday, Tuesday
The little tots enjoyed tcemselvcs
with do'ls and toys 'from four till six
p. m., when a dainty lunch was served.
The room was beautifuLy decorated for
the occasion and the table bore an 1m
meisa birthday cake decorated with
five burning candles denoting the age'
of the little, Miss.
Each little guest was given a white
heart daintily tied with pink ribbon
and bearing littli Miss Lenor,e's Dicturo.
as a souvenir of the occasion. Lenore
received many cute little remem
brances and it would be hard to tell
winch little heart rejoiced the more,
,the givflr'or the recipient.
It was indeed a happy occasion for
the little tots, and one which will be
remembered for nothing is more cher
ished in the heart of a child than those
birthday occasions which seem too long
in coming in childhood buc which speed
only too fast in after years.
No Market for Cotton.
Advices received from foreign markets
report no sale for cotton. Cotton
growers in this vicinity would do well
to house their cotton and keep it in
good condition and there Is sure to be
a demand as soon as money matters
The Beaver Gin & Milling Company
are'buying no cotton and there is no
sale for the product in Beaver. Tim
gin will not be opened up for sometime
yet and will only run when there is
enough cotton on handjto justify firing
The better plan is to keep your cotr
ton at home until the market opens up;
To Our Customers.
Owlr.g to the change wo expect to
make in our business January Jst, 1008,
we are going to ask all customerr to
help us out during the mouth of De
cember, by paying CASH for all mer
chandise. Pleuse consider this as a business
proposition as wo MUST have the mon
ey for everything that month.
Do not hesUate to send us checks to
apply on your account if you have jour
money in the bank, ns we are prepared
to take care of all checks with great
pleasure. . Buuck&Co.
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Robs Chicken Roost.
Some man, beast or Devil, probably
the latter, visited the chicken roost at
J. RQuiim'u firm one day recently
and proceeded to carry off th"e entire
flock. The only wonder is that he-left
the roost. The thief came in the night
'with his wagon and scooped every
feathered citter of them.
CMr. Quinn moved to town several
weeks ago but left the chickens at. tluj
farm until. ho conld prepare a place for
them 'Some kind (V? friend relieved
hfttof tho burden also Mrs. Quinn of
her summer s wages.
Kansas Not In It. -
The liberal News wasJ bragging last
week about a Kansas farmer brineinc
weighed lliree pounds.-" Uo 'way back
and vt down, Mr. Kansas Farmer.
Beaver county, farmers produce pro
duce the tight pound variety of turnips
and this wasn't a very good year for
turnips either. " o
Gets Judgment for Damages.
In tho case of 0. W. lioskins vs Otto
Lohstroh, a case in 'which the defend
ant was sued for damages'on nceount
of his stock dest-oying the plaint ilTs
crops and wich came up for hearing in
probate court Monday. A verdict was
rendered in favor of tho plaintiff and
judgment for $50,00 damages and costs
Jlr and Mrs. W. H. Thomas cele
brated their sixth wedding anniversary
also Mr. Thomas' birthday anniversary,
Monday by a dinner to which only the
immediate family were guests. The
occasion was a happy one nnd pleasant
ly marks another important milestone
in their matrimonial journey. May
they De spared to celebrate many' more
like occasions and may each occasion
be as pleasant as the one just recorded,
The promotion work of tho Beaver
Valley & Northwestern railroad is pro
gressing nicely. Many of the farmers,
who at first were indifferent or hostile
to the proect, have, after a thorough
consideration of the proposition, be
come very active in pushing the work.
Meetings were held last week at Hibbs,
Bj-own school house and Caley ville, and
others will be held "next Saturday at
tho South Flats school house and next
Monday at Elmwood. Arrangements
will be made for meetings in other
parts of the county j,
Be.tsTWeH, We Should
Walter Allen has everyone else
"skinned a mile" when it comes to
raising big beets.
Ho came in Monday and remarked
that ln'd like to "beet" that turnip
record. He "beet" it all right by pro
ducing a mammouth beet which lie had
tucked away in his vest pocket. The
beet weighed 17 pounds, measured 2
feet, 3 inches from tip to tip and 1 foot
9 inches around the largest part. It
was certainly a huge specimen and'
shows what Beaver county Juwlands
aro capable of producing. By-the-way,
it also shows that we have some real
farmers among our young men. Wal
ter undoubtedly knows how to do the
Socially and Financially A Suc
cess. TIip Box Supper which was given
Monday m'glit by thr Beaver school was
a most pleasant occasion and a decided
success from' a financial standpoint.
A very good program was rendered
by the pupils of the school together
with a. reading by Prof. Fickle and
music i)y Miss Mue Maple and tho
male quartette composed of Messrs.
Edwards, Bulick, Lightfootaud Fickle.
After the program Auctioneer Barrow
knocked off the boxes to tho highest
bidder and the good round sum of
152.50 was realized which will mater
ially aid in defraying the indebtedness
on the piano.
Tho faculty aro well pleased with tho
evenings proceeds and with such sub
stantial assistance as they received ex
pect ,to soon have the piano fully paid
George House Dead.
We are informed this week, of the sad
news of the death of George House,
which occurred at Hooker, Saturday.
Death was duo to typhojd fever and ho
was only ill about two weeks. His
mother, Mrs. James House, of Golden,
passed through Beavor Monday of last
week enrouto to the bedside of hor sick
son. She returned home Tuesday, she
having done all a mother's lova could
do to nurse her child back to health
but in vain. Burial was made at
Tho news of this death is particu
larly sad to tho writer on account of
the fact thut George was formerly an
emplojee of this office, having held a
position here for about a year. Ho was
a model young man audiouo full of
energy, never afraid of doing a thing
too well but ulwajs anxious to do
everything well. XI is indeed with
sadness that wo chronicle his passing
His many friends hero will nlso re
gret to read of his untimely demise and
join "3 i) extending sympathy to the
members of that home that has been
robbed of a loved one. ,
Just a moment, Brother!
Notwithstanding there is a big
money panic on the tapis, W.
L Detwiler, The Land Mar; has
lots of good money to loan on
good farms. Money ready the
same day the papers are .signed
up. Write W. L. Detwikr. The
Laid Man, Knowles, Okla .
Ripley Declares Santa Fc Will
Not Build in Oklahoma.
Shawnee, Okla., Oct. 25 "Thoro
will not be a mile of new railroad built
in tlm new state by tho Santa Fu in the
near future. Tho attitude of Oklaho
ma as reflected in tho constitution is
against railroad interests.
"Wo do not intend to build under
such circ imstaneos and even if we
euuld get thu nioiu-yj we would not use
it, 1 believe that Oklahoma has set her
self back ten years by adopting tho con
constitution Such was tho ositivo statement
given here today by President Ripley,
of tho Santa Fe, Mr. Ripley Nas bittor
in ids denunciation of the sections of
the constitution apt lying to thu fellow
servant, the couit revision, thu
authority vested in tho Railroad
Commissioner and thu 2-cent rasseu
The Ripley special left for the south
after an inspection of thu company
The above telegram appeared in all
tho daily papers a few days ogo. It is
but a reiteration or similar statements
made recently by Mr. Ripley and other
it is not only a plain statement of the
fact that the Santa Fo wlllrefusoto
build new linos in Oklahoma for many
years to come but it is also an acknowl
edgement of the fact that the u.oney
cannot be secured.
it is therefore a foregone conclusion
that all other rcuds now projected in
Oklahoma and dependent on eastern
capital for their coi.struction, will have
to be abandoned
Confronted by these conditions there
is no hope whatever for Beaver county
to get a railroad within its borders in
tho near future. TJiero is only one
way out of thu situation, that of build
ing a railroad by tho co-operation of all
our people and it is for that purpose
that. tho Beaver Valley and Northwest
ern oa renont.lv nrirnnizMl .
While we uuueiBtanu mat tlie unan
cial condition of most of our people is
such as to make it in convenient to in
vest.in railroad stock, yet, considering
the Joss of time and constant expenses
incident to tho maiketlng of farm pro
ducts, no sacrifice can bo too big that
will bring about a change by which
those expenses will come to a stop or
be greatly reduced
Everybody admits that a railroad
would be a good thing for Bcuvercbuny.
The advantages to be gained by the
people, are so many that their enumeration-would
fill panes. Under thu pres
ent conditions it costs 20 cunts or
bushel on wheat, $0 per Ion of broom
corn, 5 pur ton of coal, 7 nor thous
and on lumber nnd everything else in
With a railroad in Beavor county,
the current market prices would pro
vail here, tho ftirmrs getting the ad
vantage of them. If a inrmor now en
gaged in wheat ruisiugharvosts a crop
of COO bushels, which is by no meuus
extravagant, it requires ten trips to
market with four horses, absorbing not
less than thirty days to do it, Under
new conditions thu four horses will
pull 100 bushels and tho return trip
will bo made in onu day so that the
entiru crop can be marketed in five
uuys, uouuung live more uays .or
rest, a luxury not known when freight
ing, it leaves 20 days each year he can
devote in farming more acres, there
fore increasing his earnings.
The prosperity attending tho com
munities that enjoy tho privileges of
facilities is enough evidence that the
peoplo'of Beaver county owo to them
selves to gut busy nnd fall in line in
tho matter of building the Beaver Val
ley and Northwestern Kailtoad.
Tills is not an enterprise promoted
by outside men with a view of gather
ing donations from our people but it
originated right here among us by
sheer necessity of boinehing being
uonu in tliat line tor our own conven
ience and profit.
Let us work shoulder to shoulder
and make this project a success. The
result will justify tho effort.
v ' p ' Obituary. .
- David Barnes, born in Clay Co., Ill,
May 10, 1882, filed a homestead in Bea
vor county, in the winter of 11)03 ; was
ttlken, nick, Oct. 18, 1007, and after four
weeks of suffering from a complication
pf diseases, died ut-lA. M., Nov. Oth,
1(07. His funeral was preached 111 the
(church in Beaver at t p. in., on Sun
j day, Nov, 10. His remains were buri"d
in tho Heaver Cometery to await the
resurrection. On Wednesday, Oct. 28,
he testified to those who prayed for
him thatylie accepted the Lord Jesus
Christ as his Savior nnd often spoke of
him in his sickness. His father, two
brothers and one sister sjrvivo him;
two of whom were present at his fun
eral. T. 15. Pakamork. '
Dkaii Editor. Yo scribo ha9 been
busy "toppln" maize nnd kafllr corn,
gathering pumpkins, com, flower seed.
beans, etc., to gather many items for
our favorite paper.
Well drilling is ir. full blast In these
parts Harvo Dowers had a well put
down last week. Walt Murray is drill
ing liimsolr n well this week. Mr.
Reed is helping.
Win. Murray owns and Is operutlng
a well drill about 15 miles east of here,
Mr. Seward threshed his wheat this
week. We didn't learn how much of a
yield he secured.
Mrs. Ellon Hills or Beavor was a
caller on Mrs, Mae Horn, this week,
they were neighbors in Woods county
for 10 years.
Tho school is in full blast at Pleasant
Valloy now. Wo hear bouio complaint
of school children tampering with tho
mail boxes on their way to sc.iool.
Parents should warn thuir children of
the penalty of this offence.
What's become of Sis Hopkins. We
enjoyed her items Immensely.
Miss Minnie Ratclilf who has been
staying with Mrs. Anna Murray has
gonu to her claim north of Boyd.
Weather is lino and the grain and
wheat sowing is again in full blast.
The two now rural routes from Floris
arc becoming a success and postmaster
Derthlck states thut Floris will be made
a money order olllco sometime in thp
The box supper given at Now Hope
school house for tho benefit of the
school liouso last Saturday night was
well attended and all enjoyed n good
tnQ. Receipts of tho evening were
S. M. Craig lias secured n clerkship
in Mr. Durtliie.k'a general store.
Floris is going to build n new school
house by popular subscription. $-'03
has already been subscribed for that
While out driving Mr. DortHck'Rl
turnout on a courting trip last Sunday
night, Marym Craig lost control of the
teafn and they ran several miles and
finallylanded tho buggy-astrldo a wire
fence, after having broken the tongue
outof sumo, but no one was hurt and
no other damuge dono.
South Beaver Items.
Wheat is looking fine in this
L. M. Larson litis 45 acres of
wheat which is looking line.
Johnnie Johnson is still working
L. Henderson was hauling feed
town for F. Laugluin lust week.
Broomcoru thrashing is nearly
done ill this vicinity.
Jeff and Loss Henderson, L. M, Lur
Bon and family was hunting one day
last week they hauled in i0 head ull
II. P. Larson arrived las.t Saturday
week fro.n a mouths visit in Illinois
He says tilings look good t'o him where,
you never see wind.
Faii Away Fiuksd.
Paint! Paint! Pair.ti
Why don't you paint your house?
Wo have a full stock of all kinds of
paint. Tuk Gki Phaumacv.
The Home of the
of Liberal, Kansas,
yes they sell coal and when you
are in search of a place vhere
you can buy coal the most reu
sonable call at Craig Bros., when
in Liberal. They will treat
At K. of P. Hall in Beaver, on Nov.
20li, 1007. Begin early and prepare
GitEao fc Fraiiwct.
Come and win n turkey .for Thanks
giving at the Shooting Match at Beaver
on Saturday, Noi 2nd.
H. P. LARbOX.
No Hunting Allowed
I positively forbid hunting on my
premises. Trespassers will bo prosecuted.
Watch for Announcement.
The Ladles' Aid Society, of tho Prci
byteriau Church are planning a mag
nlltcont afiair for Thanksgiving. The
I full particulars of tho affair will appear
later. Watch for nnuounceir.ent.
I. N. Edwards and wifo are welcome
additions to Beaver socioty having,
moved in from Taply the past week to
remain permanently, Mr. Edwards
has charge of tho Palace Barber shop.
I Want Your Business.
Strictly on commissioiT busi
ness. If vyou want to sell your
deeded farm, rauch or rtJia
quishment, put a selling price
on it and list it with W. L.
Dctwiler, The Land Man. I
have the) man that has the
cash. Write W. L. Detwiler
The Land Man, Knowles, Okla.
For Trade or Sale .
We have an ovkrhtocx of Men's
Boy's Suits, Overcoats, 8weature:WoTk. r
Clothes, Hats, Caps, about ,000.00
worth. We are soiling cheap at;etH. '
butvould liko,toTRAD about' $100.00 '( .
to $2,000.00 worth to store kpin or ',
largo consumers, for Livt'Socit ,,
cattle, Horses, or Hogs, We mo) have
One Pair Comi'utjno. Scales, cost'JtO 00 -Nuw,
for-sale or trade. -Mt; J ,
Wo would likuwou to oallar'jooJc i .
at our stock.of Dry (GoedB,,1CletWnfi;f ,
Hats, Cap', and can save you btetteyrA
for Cahu. Mns, ft Cuas. II. Ttt,; ' '"
McConnki, at Madison's Old Stani.
Territory of Oklahoma7 1
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County of Boiiviir )
Notice in linroh) hIvcii (lint on tlifl 3d day ot
X0VUI11IK.T A. I. IWV.Jolm Clmrbooco.fllod in
tin Probate Court of llio county of BwWer and
Tiiriilory of Oklnlioma, n petition iryinevfor
I.otterH of Ajnilulslmtlon to bo lMilrd t John
Cliarlioiinnii uimi tlio ontnto ofM. h. Ctarbo
iimu (litvaml, lutn of tlio county of BvwTf r and
Territory of Oklnliomn. ""1 " "
And purMinlit to an order of nM 1'robaU
Court, Friday tlw I0tl( daj' of November, A. D
W.nttlie hour of 10 o'clock n, niofwM Air,
that being n day of the rt-Knlur November' term
a, D, mi, of sold Prohnto Court, lui bom p
Iiolntnd us tlio tlmo for liearlnmnld.iNHeHo
U10u and whom imy jkuKoii Interested may cos
test ald irtl(loii by illlug written opposition
thnrrto oil (lie, Rrouiid of incompetency ot tht
nppllcnntormuy nftert blaoun rights to the
administration mid pmytlint Letters be, totted
Willie I!. D. Meew, JndRo of the rrobale
Court of tlio County of Heaver, and tho Ben I ot
tlio ,'ourt affixed tho 4th dny of November 1907.
fnKAI. n, D, MEKSK,
11-M 2t Probate Judg.