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FRIDAY. JULY 28, 1922
The Durant Weekly News
7j( GRADUATES '
b iMiG EST CLASS
,. , l ii lliiiloni.ix And .' Bachelor
:f,l, .,r.t-s At Local Teach-
NEW SCHOOL HOUSE TO
HE ELECTED AT MA 1)1 IX
TWO STOLEN CARS ARE
RECOVERED THIS WEEK
StOrieS Of By Elmo
Great Scouts il
appear to cover this transaction.
The teim. or niiy other evidence of
indebtedness against this tenitory.
years in his kind of business. I have
endeavored to protect the estate i of
children, incompetents and men who
hllVP (llfwl. find llf.Vf. tnnfnl.v tr.It..n.l
A contract, bns uPn it tn- ..,,,1 i,riff t..i.. i li .
...,w.i; .. I i . v V ' ;"" wnu nis mice rccov--
mi'? . f n Mvi school housc for ered a stolon Ford car Mondav and
,"ue '.,?. winT1 f S,!,U8- , r ?nolhl" TUCMln-- "th e S, had
ytiuctu.e will be strictly modern, have been -tolt-n from Durant Sntuidav
twe ve rooms, and will relieve the night oniunia
badly congested condition of the L. W. Potts car was stolen from
any snoiiivision thereof or muni
cipality Iheiein of which he is an the business of some operators, and
officer, applies only to bonds, war- consequently incurred their displeas
i.ints or oxidoneo of indebtedness uie. If elected County Judge again,
of that ihaiacter. The judgment! I shall continue to be diligent in pro
agalnst the plaintiff in error will tecting such estates, and bcliexe I can
, r i oncge
S Wctirn N(.vspi'T t'n,,
The - " .i i . . i "' " r' KvtK, "tviL SPIRIT
...iinii Stiilii I finfhura ! ntj tir i? s..r, .....
U . V I, xiock when eighty-' 0- ' Ht PLAINS"
in ft l '" "oco'nP'oteu an ong a uoutl of cars during a no
If! tiniO fill IIC n hnt-n nf tt, -.. litlonl .,. 1.! ... jf V .
Htical sllpnkimr lit llin ........ 1,,,,,,.. i
ie leyer-cu am. rcmiercrt. render better service In that retnird.
it- n .. nifii ami young women, n ,.....,. .....
ing sihool year.
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oaiumay night. The ear was recover
u. " Velio. Teachers' Col- VT " r"iR a ,.
WEEK'S MOST ASTONISHING
it,f,.J ,' f lifu teachers dinlo-. ",r,,"K .'' woods near Culm
I'F"", . .. ,
ot uie loncners uipio-, . , , ..-...., ,,..,, .,, ,.,.,.
ia a 1. . 11.1 111IIII1LLI1 I 111 lllllll k 111 III M I'l .In. .......
ie ve collegiate diplo- """ '" "."""nig., uiiiieni. irom a
s: .f " .i.'B-'
of bachelor of, c,,,"'l' of bii'-bes neiirliy n shot rang ' Councilman John B. Dengler
out, follow oil In iniick siKi.esNlon by I'ottsvllle, Pa., complains his ta
flttMi ttwtt... '11... a . ni'n t rtfi I mi nnl nnn !.. I 1L.
c i.. .is" -." ,""' ."." m in veil is
W- , 'three num. 'ri : are too low nn.l hn n.tn.l i. n M n,,.,.. """ uuuuuoni.ii m ca in the cases covered by the nffi- hlanderous htatement.s made for no
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i in iiiiiii' Mi'i.infi wna in ?mi nmn iifiniiLn m tim iiuinct.x. Ar i.. i-4
thieu.1 lii'TtanSSSK X JUS r. jp,Si. "Z?fr fc.V.M .!. Lh.?ir -L..t a
in ii i iiuiiiv t nmniKmnniuv tthn nn ivt vunra
iras gave out in ih .., . '" ,v" . "u """ " v""" lm emu raign, nnu expect 10 continue to
Mb.':;"L.i)Ur ...A". t.'ll.iar wn.s. ? nwhiM the County for labor nci form- do so in this one. and merelv ninkn
of he :?:" M,.ili i 'fiai" i""" ?d f?r fhe County, and the princHle thee statements in order that the
ine same as me one mvo v- people oc not misled lv fa so nnd
'"l( a-t nday by the Rev. J. iulcl;l to the ground and rolled be- mHsionera to increase them. Here) Harry McNeely's Ford was stolen The nun who make these affi da-, me ' J anu narm
Pl' pa-tor of the Methodist hind a log, unhurt. Then lie waited '1 P.oofV. if .Pof were necessary, from his home In Durant the same 'vn, worked C- Hrnn Co mtv nn 1 i v Vnrv ,i.Mnn,.tf11v
,ro Diploma Graduates nwuV- 1. i,,,,,,,,,- IIS ..... .i.,.........! weie too low stump. Tho-e men had to have their money or
jrH nssr Arr ln,r ,,r,i- ' ' tribute t a ranger t0T1' uorLd frrr' "-& "I'd zsis kotoc s
tan iK '" ', . . ... . n rt Hmuner. the trapper bad a botlor .' '"".u lb IO,A RANGER to those who do what nobody e se at- standing assisted others who worked m fuvnli.imrf, Z.
Meaili liene uanett, Jlu- """- "" ""' " ": '". ir liner ,n,i,',i,ii, .- j .1 V.ij " Si" """""ues uo wen. ine uanKs couio not nannic nil or
;' W "'1imV",Vnk,1r'L"shD';rnnk''l ,le "n.".-d!a.e.y Mr,!. i , to go slow" when one " , around Spu d toshowthnt! m' 'S need of It W,y """ '"
'"'',r: i:urahntTrGuky Were ",",l" hu "'"' "' ' Vh th? middle Tt"16 f tVcry ""! K ynB Zr 1" I d STreti ' ; Mr J. W. Hall doubtless has a pur-
Jn " Iluiunt T N Evans , AV" ,lri'" ,W"r ,"lllU"S spMI,! ","" U-Durnnt'Demo'crat1'1 CXnS that ! have ncver Puichaed a 'ond, J',0'1- ' ,tUnr up and circtil.ting
ranuika, b)Uena Fronterhouse, tlu huMi and with wild jells of trl-1 "urnnt Democrat. warrant or other evidence of indobt- ''ose statements in an attempt to re-
". (,i ' (offman. Aidmoie; Pearl
K'rnirgh.n'i Mannsville; Mabel
flaml'i'- ' hecotah; Emma Clack.
Dur.int, Mpl'.i "ell Claik. Ardmore;
n i'i i ,iii.n. D.WMin: Horace B. Den-
.', ipinuilvi; Ailleenu Dorbey,
toant. U--if G. Fair. Idabel; Lucy
forn-ii'1 MeAlesiter; Fannie Fisher
nan Aidnwie; Paul Goodman. Du-
isnt, In"' Goodman. Milburn; Rob
ert Alio' H.ill. Bokchito; Cnmillc
n.nm.n. Durant: John Paul Harkey.
Thackemlle; Ruth Gcraldinc Hard-
iirrce Hinioii. texns; rmci iiaven,
Hgo; In'iie Hinshaw. Checotah;
Uin Ilitihiock. Mannsville: Gladys
Holland, Aidinore; Louise Henry, Mc
A!etcr; Lillian House, Boswell; Lena
Bjtler Jones Mndill; Elizabeth Jones;
Ejth Nell Knight. Durant; B. F. John
son McAle-ter; Sue Hardaway, Sher
man, Texas; Maty Ava Lee, Ardmore;
Marj R Ue. Ardmore: Eunice Long,
Dursnt. Omah Boyce Mahanay; Guy
Bruce M.isey. Kingston; Lula Bell
Hauldin Duiant; Maybelle McCarty.
Durant; Com Moselcy. Durant: Eliza
beth McCullough, Kemp; Clara New
ell. Calci.i; Hon F. Ogden, Kemp;
Clara Niwoll. Calera; Ben F. Opden.
Kemp; .Mis K Wedd O'Reilly, Mari
etta; Millie Raidone, Hartshorne;
John Andrew Parks, Potsdam, Ky.;
Mr Maigaiet Pickens, Idabel; Vera
Parks, i:ilin Randolph; Jewell Ran
kin. Ainisiiong; Ruby Reed; Carrie
Lou limine Duiant; Gladj's Eliza
beth Hilling Duiant; Myrtle Rushing,
jDuran'; .Mis. .1. T. Kyle. Durant:
Ethel IMna Siott, Idabel; Floy Scott,
lia'Jil. Kutn smith. Antlers; Amy
S'eun-. (luintah: Mrs. F. F. Snrink-
er Dinks, Okla.; Carl Tidwell. Che
cotah, 1!. si. ! Windes, Durant; Mr.s.
Vellit iaih. Duiant; Allie Wallace,
BrcKi ii lti.u : Maty Evelyn Winfrey.
Dur.ii' Il.iiolyn Welch. Caney; Era
Wnth ISinnington; Ruby Wright.
lliilicliir of Arts Decrees
0 tt Selej. Duiant; Mamie Lee,
hWi. I i , . . , in ', ,","1 "uty in u railroad yard. He dispersed
bought a repemliig rllle. one of the the crowd single handed and rescued
fln-t to be carried in the Itnckj mouii the guards. Down in Texas every
talns. He had this weapon now. and body knows the inngers well enough
IS JUDGE JOHN FINNEY A
thnfr Inltnantirl f ttwmtviit 1 i .1
....... vihimi '-huh a vmiiuiiv A 0 UU
iing tnese men nnd. also, Bryan Coun'
This newspaper is authorized to an-
1 haw seen n rirpnlnr wn.vi, i.no afforded these men their monex' nt n
been distributed and by which it is timp wncn they xvere very much in
irvan xoun- .,. .. , ...
ty. a favor nnd think so yet. It did,"ou"co .J". I01'0W'nB namea eiuzem
not cost the County n cent more nnd ' " ennamntes lor ucmocratic nomi-
umph rushed for the trnpper
edness against this county-" The V e.c.' "n n,e n" County Judge. Pro-
Willi. 1 11 A Xtt- . .i-V.t... A ,W,-, . -,...
" '" 1 lillMV l.ltlLJIIf JK I Iili AI.KrV'l
out removing his gun from his slioul-' it. r. iii.ffnTnn hK. iu ou,reme ourt or tnis state Has for- " " ! "' .-"' '","u "l ' .H""
der. the uhite , pum, .,u.,s a, , liquidalingagent for the Oklahoma Tere .in the case oT T ve? v, &d hi" king and he has" 'reason' S
oncoming warriors ., fas, as be ..... Id , State Bank of Caddo, which stUu-. ?2Tpac. 493. in which The 110, ar that ifBI "ani continued in office
he will experience two more Icnn
Three nf Uie Inillniis urm,,,,.,. ,,, tnfT"- Mr. Huffman is an old resident
their irnrks nn.i ii,.. r,i,n, .. 1.1. o i f Caddo and stands high there. It
peed, followed by sexeral Het. that the nHtntlon could be reopen
whlch the trapper sent after him to'd for business, but these negotia
encourage the lleelng redskin. When tions. it appears, all fell through,
the survUIng wurrlor urrUed In Ids
village he fold n marvelous tale of mi
encounter with a white mini who had
a "medicine gun" which never stopiied
shooting and killing.
In this way Dr. W. F. Cnrver, the
trapper who bad been ambushed, won
the name of "The Evil Spirit of the
Plains." for the Indians learned to
fear him and bl medicine gun as they
did no oilier tr.ipiier who Invaded their
hunting giomxR When the trapping
dajs ended. Dr. Timer he. nine a scout
and guide lor the United States arnij,
and during the Sioux war of 1S7II-77
be made the mqmilntiiiuv of "MiiITmIo
The two ! outs became fast triends.
When IlulTalo Hill's Wild Wim show
was orgi.nli'ed Carxer Joined It as u
sharpshooter lie could handle n rifle
or pKtol almost as skillfull ns Cody
himself, and for many j-e.ir.s the two
scouts appeared in the arena together.
J. L. McCI.l'RE DIES FROM
J. L. MiCluro. Bryan county far
mer, died at Sherman Satin day fioin
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a. itiiilil I7iiwjs, .ue
GETS MORE TERRITORY
Probate Attorney Bob Crockett
has received instructions from
Washington that hereafter Mr. E. O.
Clark of Stigler, Choctaw Tribal At
torney, will have supervision of the
xvork of the probate attorney of the
Choctaw notion. He xvns also inform
ed that he had two additional coun
ties attached to his work, those being
Latimer and Pittsburg.
MUSIC PUPILS RECITAL
The pupils of Miss Edith Decker,
piano, and Mrs. Guy Dickcrson, ex
pression, gave a recital Tuesday night
at the Teacher's College Auditorium,
befoie a large number of people.
Those participating in the recital xvere
Anna Iaurie Winfrey, Burnett Gran
tham. Tillie Frames Young, Hclsn
Verne Grantham. Inez Crites, Ornha
ntierlv. Lillie Cox. Mary Jo Young.
Allie Wallace, Mildred Pi. tie. Helen
Mclntire, Rosa Robinsen, and Ruth
EDITOR HAS A NEW SON
Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Evans of this
. ity ate the pioud parents of a fine
new boy baby, born at four o'clopk
Tuo-dav moniinp at She. man Hospi
tal. Mother and child doing very
nu el v This is one moie x-oter so'
iDlltWI l!(x, SOLDIER IS
KIIIKD ON GUARD DUTY
statement was made:
"Sec. 2408, Revised Statutes of
Oklahoma provides: It shall be
unlawful for any public officer or'KHanOBanBEBnBOnBtir
deputy or employee of such off!
cer. to either directly of indirect
ly, buy, barter for, of otherwise
engage in any manner in the pur
chase of any bonds, warrants of
nny other evidence of indebtedness
against this territory, any subdi
vision thereof or municipality
therein of xvhich he is an officer.
This provision, however, does not
After 12 years of faithful service,
why change now? Lonnie Glenn for
Tax Assessor. 29wal
On primary day be there with a
smile, make Cartwright for Congress
lead a mile. Adx
Physician and Surgeon
'Phones: Office 613;
USED CORONA in splendid condi
tion. Bargain. Call at Durant Weekly
After 12 ycors of faithful service,
why change now? Lonnie Glenn for
Tax Assessor. 29wal
nation for public offico, subject to th
action of the voters of Bryan County,
Oklahoma, at the Primary election to
be held Tuesday. August 1, 1922.
The charge for announcements l
$15.00. invariably cash in advance,
which includes insertion in both th
Durant Weekly News and the Satur
day Morning Advertiser, each weak
until Primary day. Announcement
are not accepted for cither of tb
above papers alone.
J. Lee Cunningham (Ralctit.
FOR COUNTY CLERK
Earl Ward, (Second Term);
Sam W. Maytubbjr. Jr.
John Finney, (Second Ter)
Ruel Taylor, (Second Term).
M. T. (Tom) Taboi.
FOR JUDGE. Fifth Judicial District
George S. March.
FOR COUNTY ASSESSOR
Lonnie Glenn, (Reelection).
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY
J. A. Shirley
FOR COUNTY TREASURER
FOR SALE OR TRADE
Smooth 100 acres one mile East of
Sopor, on hard surface State road.
Will trade equity for smaller place, i
or income nronertv.
i BALDWIN & GIBBS CO. , COURT CLERK.
' 20wa Anadarko, Okla Lacy Grimes, (reelection).
After 12 year of faithful .service. ""' w'.
why thange now? Lonnie Glenn fori District J-
Tax Asseisor. 2!lwnl Walter L. Rambo (reeleetlon)i
I COMMISSIONER. District No. 2
PEACH SHEDS WANTED:. Save I J. R. (Jim) McLaughlin.
jour penih seeds and diy them ... the f0R STATE SENATOR.
shade. We will pay j.ui !l.m) iier wiium nil aim,.
bushel for them. Bring any amount .....'"L-ili"' 1?
f.,,.,1 ...... .ll.m . I) .,, Nnrserv rUU KEI'KKSKIMTATlvr.
Victor C. Phillips.
tin'.s store, noithweht of Durant
Thin silnv afternoon of last xveel: Mi
Mt! line was hauling a load of oats.'eiued for Bryan county Democracy
when the team became frightened and and one more member of the person
an nwax with him. He foil off the nel of the News force of folks. Inci-
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, . r 1 l 1 .iiimi- iil i.iu ..uii .nu. ..s .Mini'ii lU'lllill.v t' L...1 uiiii I'v.mi' i.iui: imiii-.
" w, i! i . i v i-l q0'' ""'I trampled by .ho miming lmi.sos that feeling of elation and joy that!
is hineii at fort ftam an( tnt, j,, 0f the loaded wagon comes to a man upon the arrival of ni
lhi.s.l.j night, while on ,.., ou,,. hN t,ht.xt m, wa; ba(ily man clliI(1 jn ,,;, f.uni)y osneiially!
. ... ..v.v ... ..in ...... ,nlst,, all( ,t) an( w.is lushed to when that child is a laving lunuty
the home of the paients. (SI,(,,nla1 ,)U, hs injulil., pml.,i fa- nml ,Iu l,,v jmnRP f his father.
i M I. Rhodes, .ith Axe. ,..i n.. . .. f.rn, ..... ,,.... ,.r ..,. I
Muet. Only meagre ro- ' ; '
' '.'K is'coixed by the par-' KM'liiE FMILY KILLED
Mi llli'ltll fit tln-k t illlMfP 1-.. i . i . '
n LniTi.l l.itx uhV. .. ''xo people clioci Miituniny alter- ,ms , ,, lnther than the clinched fit
n gu.nl diit. hen a , wm,n ., 0 island tia.n stimk
' and the gimul next to ,, .111i,111,. n ,, ,;,, .in.r m.nr
lnni'.i ftw s,.(0mls l.itrl i-.,.,,,, ,-.,. ii.nn,...i.i Tl... .I.iv..v!
Bill Sn.vens snys true aggressiw-
iii s imid out ine (iiion nana n loi-
iiot. net nor lie xva- .. n,...,,, ,.,..., .1, ...,.1 i.,.i..t.
11 , . ...ii iiiii,.ii . . ..11, I.... v.., ..in. in-.. 1. 1.
iiliu-h 01 whother it was lv IxIlc-(l. The others weie limned
'"" ". "eieii.i.ne.i , ,,..), ,n ,m, Wieeked car which
xieie oomlucted Wot- . ,., r,.. i, i,n ..c..i..... t,..,!
ii'M-n by Roy. E. G. But-1 llx.)lmltHl, Thc bodies weto almost
i-iptist chinch. 'ontiiol.x conu.ni.d. The dead woie a
KiM 1111M u.rv .mt.. ,..,. i,.i . 'man. nis wile ami two cnii.iron anu
pi iiiinni ir IH'ILDING POLL llnthni- i:i-v,..ir old Hil.
I WORS WILSON I n I. -
; On the Mime day near Ciislung a
Su M.tes taken in the nnst nnd ! f lT'Kht tiainliackod into a car killing
me t ., n.m in nt1nl,mn pin, in. I all three ot the occupants.
;U ill.. Wilson Wju lt,a,i the Gov-
l in .it the cnnitnl rmvt Tuns
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, ,, .-.. IVIL-Ilt IU1. .s.i-. mivu..
tti. ri.lflnvll.Mn ?.t..nl 1)nHl.
C1'!1"'- 'looted to one;bank and a
ii.unii 1 1 ,,r ..ii,,,,. .v;,l,, ffi-t rri,
I h.,n , the following: 110 people
"ll il 111 llOAllll. f,... Wiiltnn nni.
PJ1KI,I,. 1r ()Uen pols boj j k
II OXli In. CI..... ,". i
.f ..u.io .inning nu classes
Sf.Jf 'I i' m.ike similar showings.
l-o- . . i.tl t fricnds nnd ndher.
Silt, "iM that he will sxveep the
'ti- n xi Tues.lav. '
People xvith low standards need not
expect to rise.
DR. W. M. K. aiATTLK
Eye, Ear, Noso and Throat
Office 120 N. 3rd. Phone 401
House Phone 719-J
; Our New Shop
RED STAR SHOE SIIOP
J. S. Street, Prop.
110 N. 2nd Phone 295
DR. J. H. CROCKETT
Announces the installation nf a mod
ern XRay equipment for
OFFICE. DOWNEN BLDG.
O.K. MEAT MARKET
Fresh nnd Cured Ments
118 West Main
Let's Not Have a Squatter Among Us, This Year.
ITS T WET T C0MEK IT ) Ay
P'and when as Py trij j9
i p u-
Gentle reader, for over fifty years xve $
have been amused with the story of the A
Arkansas Squatter who sat and "fiddled" J
away, day after day. with no roof on his
house, until finally the rainy day came (as 0
it will come to us all) then alas, it was A
too wet to cover it.
Do you know some men right here in
Bryan County are doing the bame thing, nnd
will not have any Winter Pasture for their
milch cows. Get busy men, and get busy
right now. Plow your ground, get your A
seed reauy anu nave a xvinier pasture, ii
you can't get barley got rye, wheat or win
tor oats, but in spite of thc mischief and
high water grow some kind of xvinter pustule.
& T 03 tl"? 1" J
W i h t 7- fev
At T 'TiWli' .".- JSk Xi - liy
v. v -n. .hi) uu v
.Made uu of lirjan,
Atoka and Co.il
lh&! 4BHHpV XM
nil in 1'riiuiple.
mm it's .fill ItiiNinesN
Man, a Good Citien. an
Honest Public Servant.
A siifr man to tie ton.
T. F. MEMM1NQER, Atoka.
Tom Memminjer reprcrttjntcd Bryan, Atoka and Coal coun
ties in the State Senate from 19)7 to I91.', and his record is one
that reflects credit on him, on h.- District and on the Democrat
ic Party. He was active, conservative, courageous, and always
for a square deal.
Jesse M. Hatchett, one of Bryan county's best citizens, serv
ed in the Senate with Mr. Memmingor, and here is what he has
to say of him:
TO THE PUBLIC:
I hurl the pleasure of .serving in the State Senate with T. P. Mem
minfrer two term';. He was clean, honest anil industrious, and a strong
believer in practicing economy with the State's business. He occupied
little time of the Senate in speech making, but all the members had
great faith in his judgrn nt; none stood higher in that respect. I always
found him faithful to the people of this District and the State, and
most earnest in his efforts in support of all good legislation, and equally
earnest in opposition to all bad legislation. I believe we should be
more appreciative of faithful public servants, hence I am glad to make
Jesse M. Hatchett.
v?T . Tr -s, "a sl e v