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Indian Chief tain.
iiu$T, Jnd. Teu., Ami.. !, 1805.
"Local Railroad Time Tablet.
"SANTA r KOUTIS."
8T. LOUIS & BAN rilANClSCO HAIL-WAT.
Ki. 8t L. to Suln
.. I ll:(Sm
St. Laoti express ....
Through coaches from St. Louis to Sapulpa,
No. I. Vestluuleil-Connecliat Tarls.Tfx.,
with U. 0. AS. F, and T. X V. lor points In
Tetes. Comiecti at Wichita. Kan , with A.
T. AM. r rot points In Uherokee Strip anil
Uklahoma. Connect at Ilurrton, ICan , with
A. T. A . P. for iralnU In Kansaa. Ilaa 1'nll
roan I'll ace Sleeper and Ilecllnlng Chair Car
(scale free) to Wichita and Ilurrton, Kan.,
i'ullman llont Uranlng Itoom Sleeper and
lteollnlng Lhalr Car deals Tree) to Ualveston,
Teiaa. ia l'arla and Dallas
No. 1. Vesllbuled-Uonneote at St Loala
Grand Union Station with all linn for the
east, north and sontheaat. Hat I'ullman llul
let Drawing Itoom Sleeperand Inclining Chair
Cara (seala tire) to St. Louie.
No. It. Conmott at llonett lor points In In
dian Territory via Naoaho Connects at llurr.
on, Kan., with A T. AS V for iolnta In
Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Idaho,
Montana, Washington, New and Old Mexico,
Arliona and Calirurnla Ilaa declining Chair
Cara (aeata Tree) to l'arla, lexea, Ilurrton,
Kan , and Anthony, Kan., I'ullman Palace
Sleeper to Kareka springs. Ark., Tla Sellg
man. and K 8. Kr. i'nllman Drawing lloom
Sleeprr to Ilurrton, Kan. Ilaa throurh 1'nll.
man Sleepers Ilurrton, Kan., to 1'uehlo, Den
rer, KI i'aao, Loa Angelea, Ban Diego anil
No. 4. Connects at Bt Lonta (Irand Union
Station with all llnet for tha eait. north and
eoutheaat. Ilaa I'ullman l'alace Drafting
Itoom Sleeper and llecllntng Chair Can (lean
free) to Ml. I.inl.
Through llcketa nn aala to all polnta.
For farther Information call on or addreaa
II. K. WLKr.ii, Agent.
MISSOUUI, KANSAS A TKXA8.
No. I, .M. It. A r. Mxpren . . ..
No. i. Hannibal St. L AT. Kx . ..
No, .17, Freight and Accommodation
4 :07 a m
s:n p m
No. I, lo. Ke. A'lesaeexprese ...
No. 4. Teg. 81. L. ft Hannibal Kx. .
so. 63, freight and accommodation
The rjumlay hours of the postolMce
will hereafter bo 0.30 to 10:30 a, m.j 2
to 3 p. ra.
VISIT LllUltlll tllllkCTUIIT.
at. K. Church aoath II ll.Orealhoniepaatori
aabbalh echool at 10.00 a. m. I preaching at II
a. ra. and 7 p. m prayer meeting eeery Wed
oeaday evening. Communion esrrlee erery
rreibyterlan Church 3
I n-Thnr.it. V nlffhla
Congregational Church Iter. A.W. Illahop.
paatori eerrliee every Sunday at II am. and
7 p. m. I Sunday School at loa. m.l Christian
Endeavor Society, 4 p m. I'rayer meeting
f err Wednesday enlng,
liaptlat church -lief A. Carlln, pastor,
rreachlng at II a. m. and 7.30p m Sunday
achool 10 a.m. I'rayer meeting Wedneeday
W. li.'r U.' Meeta every Wedneaday at 4
o'clock, p. m.
tori Preaching. Snndaya at II a. m. am
m.i Sunday achool at IV a.
A Caldwell, pee-
d 7 P.
m. prayer meet-
1'IltAI.l'llIAN I.ODQE, No II. K.
of V. Meeta every Tueaday jwniil
I In their caatle hall at 7:S0. Visiting
knlgbta in goou aianuing in.,.-..
K. M MIIH1. . C.
E. M. Landrnm, K of It. andS.
Our Pooplo-Our Quoata Our
Mra. J. 8. Davenport wat at Ft. 8mllh
torn day tinea
JceUrrenla back, after an absence of
-The family of Mr.Ooodykoontx are now
Itev Tom ferryman, of Totta, wat Ir. the
city afew daya a,nce.
Dr. Wray came In Friday night to Inspect
affaire at the academy.
-Mra W it . Ilad gelt haa gone to Ft. Ulb
aon to vltlt her mother.
Mont Hall, a very Well known clllien of
Senera, waa here Friday.
Geo. Mitchell and Mr Glenn, of npper
Cabin creel, have gone toQolnginakadltlrlct.
Hon. A. I. MeKcllop, Creek delegate to
Wethlngton, wat In the city a day or two latt
Dr TJtgby, Mr. Haltell and Dr. Kite went
to Claremore Friday to attend to aoma bank
I. E. Hancock and Orvllle Abbot went to
Cheltta Monday night to taalat In tha organ
Itatlonof theK. I', lodge.
W. II Doherty, recently one of Qrove'a
merchant!, waa In a few daya atnee. Ha haa
aold lilt ttore to J. N. Holland,
Albert Wilson, a prominent atoeaman from
iltoomfleld, waa In the city a day ortwolaat
week looking at Capt, Cobb'a trotttra.
-F Nidlffer, who la buying and ahlpplng
hogt, went to Kantat City yetterday with two
car loailt. Stllera may profitably tee him.
Judge D. A. Harvey, ex-delegate to con
great from Oklahoma, wat In the city Turtday
and being an old acquaintance called at thla
Jim Wlmer and wife went to Afton to live
Tuetday taking, It la needleta to tay, that
Mra Itoit Shackelford and daughter went
toMntkogee laat evening. Mr. Shackelford
went down aome nlghla ago.
J. I,. Ilumgarner, of Bravlnaw, "waa np
Saturday. It la not Improbable "Lore" will
be called to a place on tbe Downing ticket or
J. It. Turner, an attorney of twelve yeart'
practice, tlxyeara of which waa at Ft. Smith
where he wat a partner of C. J. Frederlcka'a,
haa located In thla city Da will be followed
ahortly by Mra. Turner, who la now vltltlng
Ladles Fnvorlto Brooms aro all that
T. U, Dear Comrades and
Friends ol the While Ribbon
Army: We have held our nnnuat elec
tion of officers, and the time Is neaf at
hand when our treasurer rpuat make
her report to the national union. Laat
year at the convention wo reported a
paid up membership of twenty mom
bets. Let us not full short of that the
ensuing year, which entitles us to two
delegates to tho territorial convention.
Any woman who le friendly lo the
cause can becotno a member by signing
tho following pledge: "1 lieroby sol
emnly promlso, God helping me, to
abstain from all distilled, fermented
and malt liquors, Including wine, beer
and elder, as a beverage, and to em
ploy all proper means lo discourage
the use of and traffic In the same," and
paying sixty cents dues, fifty rents of
which is retained at homo for local
work, and wearing the whlto ribbon.
Any woman who Is anxious to help tho
causo can do this much, and while It
Is not much It Is throwing your in
fluence with ua. All members who
have not paid up for tho year are ra
qucsud to hand their duet to our
treasurer, Mrs. J. It. Trott. It Is of
ten used sb an argument against us
that tho W. O. T. U. women neglect
the home for tho work, but It is so
closely allied to homo that It cannot
separated. Who would bring a
VINITA LODGE NO. S. A. F. A A. M.
.Meeta In Maaonlo Hall the flret and
. third Saturday night In each month.
V OLivanllAoBT, W.M.
T. M. ncrriKOTO, Sec.
VINITA LODGE. NO. 18, 1. O,
O F., meeta In Maaonlo hall on
Monday night or each week at
7 JO o'clock.
J, t . AlIHtllALL, il
rUIHTY CllAITKIt, O. S. 8., meeta In Ma
aonlo hall Drat and third 'Ihnraday In each
month at 7:30 o'clock p. m
IlHkCOA M. Bwaisv, W. M.
WOODMEN OF THE WOULD, meet aee-
J nd and fourth Thuradaya In each month In
,..0.1.0 1...I. - w.w.WAnD(..0.
J. 8. D.vvxxrouT, Clerk.
How about baso ball?
Iloutecleaning is upon us.
" .UraBS is coming very fst.
Deautlful shower Saturday.
Teachos and plums are In bloom.
Early planted corn is coming up.
Yalb lock key found; at this ollico.
". All klnds'nf Beeds at J no. 0. Gray's.
Arthur Uerry ls"flpolllng"to go Ush
ing. Down "go prices on saddles. Loe Bar
rett. Kontuc-y Belle vinegar is all right,
' isn't It?
Wheat is coming out rapidly since
Eocd potatoes at Vlnitn Meat & Gro
New York teed potatoes (1.10 at Jno,
W. II. Dail is running an Ice wagon
for Gus Nichols,
For a No, I Horghum go to tho Vlnita
Moal& Grocery Go.
All kinds of blanks for salo at this
ollice; order by mail.
The bank is now decked In a new
coat of paper and paint.
' A few stoves which went down last
-week, went up Monday.
Pnlonjsets and all kinds of gardeu
seeds at Jno. O. Gray's.
' Communion services at Preibyter
lan church next Sunday.
Northern Seed Potatoes, several va
rieties, at A. U. Nichols.
The rrleco section houso was moved
a few rods oast last week.
The acadomy folks havo boon doing
lomomnch needed grading.
New patent post holo diggers at
Oharlesworlh A Bulllnglon's.
The Globa has moved to a building
opposite foreman's drug storo.
Garden seeds at tho Vinlta Meat &
Grocery Co, In bulk or package.
60,000 envelopes just received at this
oQice; low rales on largo orders.
Owners of horses got their printing
at this oldcc quickly and cheap,
A Rood deal the best, a little tho
cheapest, J. W. Martin, harness.
Creamery butter always to bo had
at the Vlnita Meal A Grootry Co.
Tho best Ave cent cigar In the town
at tho Vlnita Meat &. Grocery Go's,
Jtov, 8. A. Oaldweli Is attending
Presbytery at Ularcmoro this week,
A span of extra good tlvo year old
mules for sale; enquire at this ollico.
Tlioro have been good many trips
made to MUikogoe in thu past week,
Btoughton wogoui with extra side
boards at Charlesworth & Ilullluglon's.
J, Li Uuiugarner, tipavlnw, tells
everything. Good goods, cheap prices,
Doa't ak foolish questions; that's a
-( ntaw at UbarlMworlh A Busang
CMM fr ttta Greek pasture ba
slmtjfwtstisay, -wl Hra trotus
tho name Implies. K. N. Halclill Mer.
Special prices on two year old apple
trees at Vinita nurseries for next ten
Freshness Is a great thing with gro
ceries. . Mine aro alwAjs fresh. A. B.
Corn planting and other spilng
work causes trade to be rather light
CoUeyvllle merchants an? selling
goods to tho frecdmen on tlfo Strip
"Bov"Ironsido was married last Sun
day to Miss Cora Lee, living acrois Lit
Is it good harness work yon 'want,
and cheap?' It's J. W, Martin you aro
i .Last Thurday night Iho home of W.
It. Dall was livened up by tho arrival
ol a Moo girl baby.
Gall at our store and note prices of
goods and the quality you get. Vlnita
Meat & Grocery Co. .
Plows, harrows, cultivators, corn
platilers, mowers, etc , etc., at Charles
worth & Bullingtou's.
The celling In the hall of tho new
Mill building was "shot up" ono night
last week, a la Crooks.
D. ti. Warren sold three colls last
week, two twos antl a three year old,
for six hundred dollars.
Capt. Wm. Jackson's residence and
contents af'Tanglevtood" were burned
a week ago last Sunday.
A number of K. of P. boys went to
Alton Thursday night to witness rank
work by Halloween lodgo.
You should see that now Bush and
Gcrts piano at tho Viuita music house
it Is beyond descrlptlo'n.
I have no use for all this harnoss.
Como and got it at your own price.
Got to move. Lee Barrott.
charge nfnpt't nf homo against Ibo
woman who u. . p'j of her time In
cleaning her damp ajil unwholesome
cellar, and hack yard, even If she neg
lected tho parlor to do It, well know
ing that damp and dirty cellar ami
back yard breed disease germs that
destroy her children physically. Yet,
if sho raises a hand or voice against
tho moral atmosphere that is filled
with life destroying germs that are
ruining her boys and girls morally and
mentally, she is stepping out of her
sphere and is sacrificing her woman
liness. If the mothers do not look
after these thing who will? It is a
part of every mother's duty to look
after her children's moral and mental
capacities as well as physical, and sho
who does not is remiss In her duty it.
her children and society. Let us rear
our children ever so catelully at home,
it no cannot have a pure slate of so
ciety they will becomecontamlnated la
spite of us as they mingle, with tbe
world, so much has our environment
In fin with nnp nharanfnp atal T?mV
lawmakers havo given us guod laws.
Now let us do our part and have them
unforced, and let us not stop at tbe
alcoholic question, for Iho pext most
detully enemy to our boys Is the clgar
elto habit, which is ruining them
mentally and physically. And vte,
who live In Vinlta, know something
of tho evils of gambling. How many
fathers and mothers stop lo think
their little boys aro taking their first
lessons in gambling as they aro learn
ing to play marbles "for keeps." It is
ttie little things that count, and
habits formed In childhood often cauto
tho ruin of soino man who might have
been useful in llfo If ho had only
started right. Our next meeting will
be bold ApriNlh with Mrs. Clark, wbo
has long been one of our faithful work
ers. She and her husband have united
their mission work with the temper
anco cause In the territory, so' ray
friends let us rally again lo tho cause,
knowing our molto is, "For bod, and
home' and every land."
MAnv G. Inobam,
President W. O.T. U.
m mn m
Come and seo our new specialties in
. K.N. Halclill Mori Co.
The Vlnita Ileal Estate agency bas
four very desirable, lots for sale In tbo
western part of tho city, south of the
If you contemplate buying a binder
this year you should see model of the
New Champion at Charlesworth &
A miller of long exporience,snd com
petent, wants a position as miller in
Indian Territory. "Miller," box 77,
Ohetopa, Kan. 30-33
Dr. Horton executes all kinds of
dontat work with neatness and dis
patch; ollico in Raymond building,
over Gray's store.
Compare prices on harness and if I
don't sell you, tho new marshal will
got the man wbo does and get him
quick. Leo Barrett.
Nothing will ploase you as well as to
buy your groceries and meats at tho
Vinlta Moat & Grocery Co's. Their
good are always fresh.
A. Q Peck was installed as agent
this week at Mineral Oity, the termi
nal station oit the M., K. T's. new
coal line, built out from Labette.
Mrs. Clay Bryant, who ba been en
gaged in dress making ut Mrs. Billings
lea's, will continue tbe business at her
home, over tho Frisco depot. 20-32
You will find everything to a queen's
taste at tho Vinlta Meat & Grocery
Co's, Canned goods of all kinds
dried Iruils, jellies, candles, nuts, eto.
Hall's Hair Itenower enjoys the con
tidenco and patronage nf people all
over the civilized world, who uto it to
rostoro and keep the hair a natural
Miss Clara Parrlsh, ol Paris, Hi., Is
to favor Vinlta with a visit soon. She
comes Its one of the highest lecturers
In the W, 0. T. U. work, Dates antl
testimonials will be given later.
Owing to continued 111 health, 11.
Balenllno will ofler for sale bis general
mercantile business on the east side,
ond will rent storo buildings, Including
ware room and Ihe best wagon scale In
Two operations wore performed upon
Mrs. Dr. Dontos, of Afton, some days
since for aa abeM Wt to no avail.
U this Kret 1m wkkh lk doeUrW
sastalHd a mmI many poopl wl
SECLUDED corner of the
cemetery north of town, removed
from other occupunU of the "silent
city," and without marble slab or
tended mound arc soven neglected
gravis. To the casual passer-by thcro
is nothing in this abandoned group to
excite attention or call up a passing
thcuzht, but to those who take the
pains to enquire, thero are" several
pages of history written. They aro
outlaws' graves, most, If not all of
them slain by United States marshals
In trying to effect their arrest. "That's
Heck Bruncr's gravo yard" was tho la
conic remark of a man tho other day
In answer to a question as to what
the Isolated group meant. Of course
Bruncr nor his men did not kill them
nil, but they have been brought in one
at n tinio by different olllcers and at
different times. The first train rob
ber and outlaw buried there was Kcp
Queen, killed by Sheriff Ed. Sanders
and a party of citizens near Claremore
some years ago; the body was brought
here and held for Identification and
reward, and was finally burled hero.
Another ono of tho graves contains
tho body of Jim Turncr.allas "Kiowa,"
who was killed by Heck Bruncr or
some of his posse at the tltno Bob
Rogers betrayed the gang Into tho
hands of tho marshals and 'Willis
Brown and Kiowa were killed. Tho
body of Kiowa was kept In u plno box
at tho Frisco depot for more than a
week In January, 1801, being frozen
all tho time, and was nt last buried
In the nook of tho gravo yard men
tioned nbove. Futuro generations will
read as a passngo in the history of a'
great country, of tho lives of theso
wild and reckless outlaws. They aro
a part of tho mighty transformation
that has taken place In tho great
southwest, ami though their race
seems to bo about run, It Is only tho
conditions after all that niado their
existence possible, and tho samo con
ditions changing make their extinc
M USKOGEE was tho center of
1-H. Interest Monday and Vinlta
was "In ovidenco" to a considerable
extent. Thero wero present: B. II.
arouthouso, W- L.Trott, P. JL Smith,
Dr. Day, W. II. Knornegay, L. W.
Bunington, W. S. Stanllold, E. G.
Tollctt, Jr., Sam Rldenhour, J.
Walker, Judge McClurc, L V. Isbell,
W. I. Thompson, W. K. Hulscll, J. II.
Burckbnltcr, AV.E.Rowscy, Jas. Rlln,
W. 0. lS'elms, Dr. Bngby, J. 0. Ander
son, Paden Talbcrt, "VY- It. Sliackcl
fnnl nnd M. E. Milrnnl. Xnt nil o
them got oftlccs, but a halt dor.cn of'
T THE OITY HOTEL, Pryor
Creek, Saturday night, D C.
ftowe entered tho dining room in an
Intoxicated condition and very quar
relsome, A young m.iit, 20 years old,
by tho name ol Frank Ilnwmniiii, who
was traveling with his father, n light
ning rod agent, was at the table, and
taking offense at some of Uowo'a re
marks mado reply. One word brought
on another, when lloe kicked the
boy, who retaliated by striking Rowe
on the noso, inlliiMliig a slight wound.
Tho suppnftit... l is that he had a small
ponknlfo u bis hand, as Iho wound
looked as ir it had been cut with a
kuifo and a small knlfit was afterwards
found In tho -room. Hr Immediately
started to run, when Ilowo fired, the
ball passing through his right arm and
entirely through Ills body, near or
through the heart. The hoy ran about
twonty feet and fell tload. itowo
walked to tbo porch, sat down, and
threatened to "burn any man's shirt"
who endeavored to Interfere with hlro.
Horemalnod in town lor an hour or
more, when he procured a horse and
left, and has not yol been apprehend
ed. His wifocamo to town with him
and was at tho hotel when Ihe shoot
ing took placo. The boy's father says
he was slmplo minded, und he was
traveling for the purpose of Improve
ment. Ills mother waa dead and they
wero traveling all the time.
(IIIEROKEB DISTRICT confer
V3 ence met at Chelsea, March J8;
Bishop It. K. Hargrove, of Nashville,
Tcnn., was present and presided.
There were sixteen charges represent
ed, and the reports bIiow that the
work of tbo church in the bounds of
the district is Improving on nil lines.
A good church has been built nt
Chouteau within the last two months,
and the contract Is let for building
one nt Claremore. Dr. 1). P. Portncr,
J. T. .McSpaddcii and II. M. Adair
were elected delegates to the annual
conference to be held in Ardmoro In
November. Itev. J. P. Thompson was
yut !n charge of tho Flint district;
Rev. E. M. Lcmliig was put on n new
circuit organized among the full
bloods, and Rev. G. S. Yarbrough was
taken from the full-blood work and
put In charge of tbo Nowata circuit.
pT rWOHTrt-LEAQJJERS of the
tbo Indian mission confcrcnco4uct in
convention nt Muskogee, March, 30-31;
Dr. A. E. Bonncll, president of the
conference Epworth Icaguo board,
presided. Tho following papers were
read and discussed: "Literary De
partment," by Miss Scratch, of Atoka.
"What the League has done for the
church," by Rev. Haygood, of Atoka.
"Literary Entertainments," by Miss
Holcomb, of Harrell institute. "Sys
tematic Visitation," by O.P. Noble, of
Wagoner. "Devotional "Work," by
Miss Cooke, of Willie Halsell college.
"Lookout "Work," by Dr. C. W. Day,
of Vinlta. The following delegates
were elected to the International con
vention to meet In Chattanooga.Tcnn.
June 27-30. Dr. A. E. Bonncll, Mus
kogee; Rev. f. Haygood, Atoka; Dr.
C. V Day, Vinlta; Dr. Crowder, Wag
oner. TOADIES' MISSIONARY society of
1 the Presbyterian church gave a
lea at the residence of Mrs. W. W.
Miller, Friday afternoon, from 2 to 5
o'clock. After devotional exorcises led
by the president, Mrs. Miller, Mrs.
RatclifT read a very interesting essay
entitled, "Patch Work." Mrs. Bethell
read a paper on the subject oi mis
sions. Tho hostess served elegant re
freshments and all of Iho goodly num
ber of ladies present decided It a very
THE E. N. RATCLIFF MER. CO.
Our Dress Goods are the Latest!
Prices Guaranteed the Lowest!
For 19 Cents
38 in. Henrietta, Wine, Navy Blue, Car
dinal, Tan and Brown, worth 25 cts.
For 28 Cents
38 in. Henrietta, all shades, much better
quality, well worth 38 cts.
For 39 Cents
40 in. all Wool Henrietta, Black, Navy
Blue, Brown and Tan, cheap for 50 cts.
For 50 Cents
40 in. Fancy Suitings, very handsome
will make up as pretty as $1.00 a yard
goods; these goods are worth 75 cts.
For 69 Cents
47 in. French Serges, all shades. Ger
man Henriettas, all shadesjsame goods
are sold everywhere for $1.00ayard.
These are only a few of the many nice things we have to show
you; we will be glad to have you come in and look through
with us. No matter if you don't want to buy.
We are still receiving new things in
And can truthfully say-arettier line can not be seen this
Iside of St. Louis. "Prices guaranteed to be lower than
the lowest, not only on-Dress Goods, but, onJng-
otner lines carried oy us. -T. --mswr
E. N. RATCLIFF MERCANTILE
LEADERS IN PRICES.
Mrs. Ohouteau's spring
opening begun this morning and wilt
continue until Saturday night. The
hats, bonnets, flowers, feathers, etc.,
are as fino sb could be found In ol. Lou
is and tbe lasto exercised in displaying
tbe same gives assurance of a stylish
Kastor bonnet if bought here. All
invited. Hats 60c to $10.
Judge Springer passed up on yes
terday morning's train on bis way to
Washington. Marshal Ilothirford is
coming up next week lo select quarters
and tbe offlco will he opened by Oon
nel Rogers, though Mr. Willamson,
heretofore constable at Atoka, will
probably bo the permanent office
There will bo a concert at Willie Hal
sell college next Friday evening, pro
ceed of which Will be applied to get
ting a tiarpet for stago. Everybody
should go and enjoy a good entertain
ment and help n worthy cauae. Ad
mission 25 cents.
It may save- you lime and money to
be informed that, when yon need a
blood purifier, Ayer's Sarsaparilla is
the kind most In favor with tbo med
ical profession. U is the standard
and, as such, the only blood purifier
admitted at tho Chicago World's Pair.
John Curleo, the little eight months
old boy of Mr. and Mrs. W.lt. Qadgott,
died last Friday night, and was burled
tbe following day. The sympathy of
tho community is extonded to tbe par
ents In tbelr bereavement.
At the academy medal contest Uhlck
Rogers g.U tbe gold trophy and Birdie
Bishop the silver.
Town Lot Sale.
Notice is hereby given that town lot
sales will be held at tho following
towns ou the days and dates, to-wlt:
Adair, Wednesday, May 1, 1S95;
Ooo.y.yab, Thursday, May 2, 1895;
Chouteau Friday, May 3. 1W;
Tahlenuah Tuesday, May 0, 1605,
All persons holding certificates of
first or second Installments are here
by notified to be present on above
dates, and make payments, otherwise
their lots, together with suc'i improve
ments as may bo upon them, will ro
vert to the Cherokeo nation, and be re
sold. Respectfully, M,'U.Butleu,
HE KSriMABLK WIPfi or R, L.
Martin, living east of Adair,
died March 31st, and was buried next
day atSpavinuw. Bho had been sick
less than a week, acasoof grip devel
oping Into pBeumonla, Bhe leaves a
husband, three grown sans and a liltls
flrlof ten years wb6 deeply woar
bwloss. Afew.ayi Ufore rtit wm
0 ' - '
The first manufactured and ahead of
all competitors to this day, A. U.
Oreen, Vlulta, acting agent. Buy no
harvesting machinery nntU you have
seen tbo McCormick binder, and
Bhort form mortgage Botes, having
(hlMm)ll th "hlRjdimr'MtHnM or a
Nil ehalUlmorlHH, tor ante at IbJ
oe; 0 ev-U far 36 by mall. Feopk
Moil til th citizens of CheUtt got
Mr. rnnlngtonepeettolire lilt itoek
opened In fe-Jj.
U. W. Pool told 1,000 worth of rood to
thaSba-ne lndltni Salnrdajr- Charley laid
It wm not a Tery good day for tile either.
DUtrlct conrerenc eloted het Snndajr
night There wai tald to be thirty-two mln
lilera In attendance, ome Ttrr eloquent onea
"Tanaej" Smith aajra he la going to rid
the K. P, goat Judging from the gentle
man'a aeolrdupole It isait be a doable
J T. KejaandJ 1 Morning, of Vinlta,
;.o look after Ihe Cherokee Cigar Company's
lnlereita. paid Chelsea a brief visit laesdar
on their war to Claremore.
The.'yonng man of thla town who goea
around with a wor-begone look la not alck,
but in loe, and only dreaming of th near ap
proach o'hla wedding day. Namea withheld.
-The Knlgbta ifPythlaaorganlied a lodg
here Monday night, Joe I.ihay.of Claremore,
omclatlng. J. F.TIbbs was elected Cbsncel
lor Commander, and C. Vf. Pool, Keerer of
Ilecords and Seal V. T Short, proprietor of
Hotel Da Floornoy, had a banquet for Ally of
the Knlgbta at midnight.
A nolqne turnout was gotten up Tuesday
to welcome Dr. Dickson home from Ihe east,
and due preparations for hla reception were
made. To an old sled with a chair lastened
upon It a blind mule wat attached by rope
harneta, with the driver, 8am McSpadden,
clothed In rags. Krerybody went tu th depot
to tee that the reception was a warm one, bat
alts, there waa a very much disappointed
crord. The doctor bad got wind of the Joke
and left tbe train at Catale, missing bis sleigh
COWSKIS 1'KAIRIE '0TE.
A Killing at Soutlivrest.-A Sulcldo on
Health, one or the greatest gifts or God,
Is good on the prairie.
We had a floe growing ahower Saturday
which makes wheat and oata look fine.
Soulbwest City mills are paying eenta
ror good wheal which beala St. Louis mstket.
Farmers are generally up with their spring
work corn planting haa been In progress for
th last nrteen daya-
Miss Lula and Jetilo Starr bar returned
(rum California where Ibey hare been for sev
eral months ror their health.
Mr. Geo. JfldlftVr Is contemplating renting
out hla farm and mating to aome food town
with good educational and court facilities like
Mra. W. P. Mayea la contemplating soon
visiting ber dangblcra at Tableqnab, where
they are attending achool at the fcmaU sem
inary. -Thomss Spllllog, a son or Ualhlat Split
log, committed eulcldc Sslqrdsy by c-lllog
hla throat, and waa burled Sunday etenlogal
the family grave yard on Co-akln rlftr.
At Southwest City, Saturday, one or Unci
Kd Carey's boys and Cap. Franks got Into a
shooting affray. Carey receded a tllgbl
wound, and a boy four years old waa killed
by a atray bullet
Nat Perry, on ot Ihe most substantial
elllsen of Ihs Cherokee nation, la feeding
caul and hogs he has on of th modern self
feeders, and bas built a largtr new barn. I
seeding quite a lot of Ins large farm down to
clorer this spring. Other or th clllmt
shonld follow suit.
Th political pot It beginning to boll, with
a host of men willing to sscilOc themselves
and lire their souls orer to th causu ot th
public Kach of lh dominant parties tboultt
try tonomlntttmtn who bar torn Idta of
what they would do ror th people, ir elected,
aa wll aa stroll around Tahleo,uah after night
and gulp down ginger,
Mr, A, L. Armstroog, an old drug
gist, and a prominent citizen of Ibis
enterprising town, says: "I sell some
forty dlOercnt kinds of cough medi
cines, but havo never In my experience
sold so much of any one article as I
have of Ballard's Horehonnd Syrup.
All wbo use it say it is the most per
fect remedy for cough, cold, consump
tion and all diseases of the throat and
Inngs they havo ever tried" It is a
specific for croup and whooping cough.
It wilt relieve a cough in one minute.
Contains no opiates. Sold by P. Bban-
Ballard's Snoir I.lnlment.
This wonderful liniment is known
from tbe Atlantic to the Pacific, and
from tbe lakes to the gnlf. It is tbe
most penetrating liniment In the
world. It will enre rheumatism, neu
ralgia, cuts, sprains, bruises, wounds,
old sores, burns, sciatica, sore throat,
core chest and alt inflammation, after
all others havo failed. It will cure
harb wire cuts, and heal all wounds
where proud flesh has set In. It Is
equally elllclcnt for animals. Try it
and yon will not be without it. Price
W cents. Sold by P Bhanahan. 3
- Mad Stones
For sale. For price and
terms write him, enclos
ing stamp to be sure of
a reply. James Murray
Apr. Im3 Baldwin, Ks.
Style in Millinery..
Is the chief Consideration.
Ever) thing in leather for sale
cost at Leo Barrett's leather house.
Highest Honors World'a Fair.
MOST PERFECT MADE.
A pure Crape Cream of Tartar Powder. Free
from Ammonia, Alum or any other adulterant
40 YEARS THH STANDARD,
A c Sun Bonnet "111 last
...An $8 Hat
Mrs. Frank Billingslea t'pent a
week in tho city nnd hns all tho
latest novelties in
Millinery and Notions
lias a number of pattern Hats ac
tually trimmed by
..VIROT, IN PARIS..
The ladies aro invited to call and In
spect. An experienced trimmer
from a wholesale houso is
Ironside Bldg,, East of Track.
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON,
1227.01. AFTON, IND. TER.
TTR. O. R. GRIFFITH,
DEN 5 TIST,
Rooms 14 and 16, Hill Building,
VXJ -., XTX. .'ti.
Leave your Laundry
VINITA, - IND. TER.
fR. W. W. BRYAN,
lMcs O-AnmoBE, Iicd. Tbb.
DE.Y1ISTKY Practiced in all its de
CHAS. W. DAY, D. D. S.
Permanently Located .at Ylalta, I, T.
Ollice in new Patton building, back
of Dra. Portner & Bagby. dee S
PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS,
VINITA, C. N.
u 111 co in new rauon Daiiuiair. ua-v
ffallta Is hsrstif given that th anilarslgnrd
0!Ai4 auwnmriri4 u n r.
lUMfi uitsssw, am uwims
G. W. COLLINS,
Is running two
'..Drays 3 and 4
and solicits hauling of
every kind. Baggage
orders get quick atten
Agent for D. H. Hollister,
Parsons Staam Laundry.
Work returned promptly and guar
anteed to be tho best,
T"VR. A. M.. OLNJOJi,
PHYgiorAN and SUBGlibK,
Offlc. ap slalra lo liaymon J bull Jlg. Xtl.
dne lietwasa tba two churches, at IB IT.
I'llea anil othr Rectal troublea asp.claltjr.
jyj P.UAYNES, 827
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON.
Vinita. - I. T.
Calls promptly attended tonight
ATTOBNEY AT LAW,
NOTA BY PUBUO. LOAN BROKER
Special attention gtven glveo to trial or salts.
Alwsjs reajj to answer yont questions and
reply to jour Inquiries.
fame In Optra llniq'g. VlNtTA, I. T.
With J. 8. Tbomaaon, Vinlta, IodTsr
Spectacles and Ejeitlassea accurately Sited
according to th Best Appror4 Bcltstllo
QUOVE A SilAUKELKORD,
Patton Building. Vinita, I. T.
KICKS COME IN
Is not tit till of uw long, nor dots'
11 rerr loin oacxwartiaciion ot mat
nuch rasllgr.rd animal, th. mui
It la a phrase asad by Hi InhahlUuty
of Oklahoma to iiealiuat lh arursh
Ing opening ofthe Irultral acieiof taf
uiraapoo tuuian rrstrrsiiu..
If yuu wish totlnJ ont all aeout the
Hleaaiioolinda. aa thoe bttoMlnc to
th Wichita and Comaach trite-
whsr cotton, wlmat and rralM WW
uay nanusor-siy asa. s, .-twoie
5 iA .Santa V KobU.Tow Ka.
lnxlfii enrrinTn ' uH.inmriri4 u n r. iur
m9ht. dtaMaad. All turtles fr
la told In abeautirully Illustrated book enti
tled "lo California and Back Ask O. T.
-Nicholson. U l". A., Santa r Itoate.Topokn,
Kss.. for acopy. II Is fris. 'WarBl Os'dar. 2?
feraonallyeondncted weekly parties leare , ,. VVTT Vi . ,T
Chicago vry Saturday .renlng. and Kansas ' In,Jn u.B,,d ?.,.'.?0.ar lo " JailUm
Uly rery Sunday noon ror raetUo Coaat, via' i""" J?tt" inlo.
Santa K Itoule. Speolal agant and portr aii rrjor, yiaiuua,
in titMOanc. s-aiiman ionristairpra ar
sin), furnished with all conveniences for com
forlbl Kaisllng . Becond-clsss ticket hoa
- VrtH Sia dun Wiltn1n that lIIPn
al trip forserersl y.ars. Why not go
: aster, and tak adranlai. of chnso raleaT
flMrta ra Koul 1 posltlrsly th only
"Ma with I'ullwsu tourist and palac
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appear In ttils court within thirty day and
aaavrar lh complaint of lb WalnUa, Alice
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