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Dull Turnout i. Commercial Rigs. North Caddo St. Central Livery Stable At OoHedgi & Co'e Hardware stor. ARDMORE ICE CO. VOLUME VIII. SIDNEY SUGGS. 1 Proprietor. J AKDMORE, IND. TER., THURSDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 20, 1900. 8UoBcy:.prT,r- , ; NUMBER 45 : LfUDgSOH, President C. C. HEMMING, C. L. Vlca President ANDERSON, Cashier. C. L. BEIM1NG, AssLCuir. FIRST NATIONAL BANK, Ardmore, Indian Territory.- - v - , KIDNAPERS GET TWENTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS. Capital Paid Up. Surplus Fund .$60,000.00 110.000.00 THE OLDEST BANK III THE INDIAN TERRITORY. Drafts sold on all parts of the world. Accounts of firms and individuals solicited upon the most liberal terms consistent with good banking, i OOV.PillQlKillUlWOaSDAIlQUET o 0 0 0 0 0 o 0 0 0 0 0 0" 0 oQ9 BRUCE & ROBERTS, Insurance and Real Estate BUSINESS PLACED IN OUR HANDS WILL RECEIVE PROMPT AND CAREFUL ATTENTION. ' .Office Over First National Bank.-- .. . .. m PHONE 21. ARDMORE, I. T. 0 0 & 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lynching at New Orleans. Also In Mis sissippiA bharpfrlchtiReported from the Pnlllpplaca Operators Ara 7 Confident Female Klondlker. The Broadway- Carriage Shop RANSOM FOR CDDAHY'S SON. Br Sertppa-McIUa Praa A aelatloa.- Omaha, Neb. Doc. 20. Tvren ty-fiye thousand dollars in gold was the amount paid by Edward Cudahy, the millionaire packer, for the return of his son, who had been kidnaped. rte lert the money at the ap pointed spot and his son was re turned. There is no clew to the identity of the kidnapers. PINGREE'S HILARIOUS BANQUET Br Scrlpp-McRe Prea Association. Detroit, ' Mich., Dec. ' 20. Guests who attended Governor hilarious time The drinks con sisted of fortv-eisrht cases of wiue, two barrels of cocktails, four demijohns of whisky'and one case of brandy. D. E. ALLEN, -.'Proprietor. MO 3 r i c 1 iuuesn mm rantru V9 M T PPI kTPO QIHF mm j 1 I A A 1.JM1 VUbh nws.ii 1 I 1 Absolutely the BEST that money can b v.y ., used, always used. , FLOUR Once ,5 a Df. IT. Tha Up to Date DENTIST For painless and" high class Dental work. Prices reason able. All work guaranteed vmce In Uorman Buildinz. over Younz's Furniture Store. Phone No. aa. A big Bankrupt stock of goods at. THE GREEN FLAG STOREi Bargains in Dry Goods, Clothing, gbhoes and Notions. felt IicMne Thread. 8 spools lor 23c. ' B. . GOLDSM ITH . Dr. B; R. ECKLER, Magnetic Healer and.Osteopath " J located in Ardmore, where he will practice his profession. Specialty deof cases where drugs and medicines have failed or caused disease. I , i teach Magnetic Ilealincr. Weltmer Method, and euarantee satisfaction. ; The sufferinc nuhlic nr an nne wiahinir to learn this wonderful, science "f jet information in regard to rt call and see me at my rooms, over Ringer - oiore, Main Street. Consultation Iree from 10 to li; 1 to z eacn aay Four Full Quarts of ELMHURST Kentuckj 's Best, for $3.50. Express prepaid to any state or territory in the union. OKLAHOMA SUPPLY CO., o. 10 Broadway. ' Oklahoma City. 0.fT Uptodate .... . ' ! . . . ' Liverymen We have moved into our new barn on Washington . street, back of First National hank and opposite the 'Ardmorite office. . . . " . We "are prepared to' ffiord and Deliver 'Horses .to' Any Part" of City Diin RAnSOn the murder of Thomas Thomson, his wifts and child. Thomas op erated a trading boat on the Mississippi between Vicksburg and -Natchez. The boat was burned by the murderers and the bodies of the victims thrown into the river. , The crime was committed in Arcadia. ' The. negroes con fessed. - TOLD BY TELEPHONE. Words Whispered in Our Ear From Inland Towns in the Territory This Afternoon. LYNCHING AT NEW ORLEANS. By Scrtpps-McR&e Pm. Auoctstloo. New Orleans,' Dec. 20. James Lewis was lynched by an orderly mob shortly before noon at Gulf port on the spot whore he shot Marshal Richardson yesterday. SHARP FIGHT IN PHILIPPINES. Uy 8cripps-McRa Pro. Aasocl.tloo. Washington, Dec. 20. Admi ral Remey cables from Cavite that fifteen troopers of the burth cavalry and five of the crew landed from the gunboat Bascov yesterday at Lindones, where they surprised eighty in- urgents. A sharp skirmish fol- owed in which thirteen insur gents were killed- and guns and stofes captured. One soldier was wounded. . . OPERATORS CONFIDENT. By Srripps-McRae Press Association. Chicago, Dec. 20. Not with standing the fact'that a confer ence with the Santa Fe officials failed yesterday, the officials of the striking operators say they will win- the fight. rjJTVGER. Mrs. T. E. DeGarmb left today for Bowie, Texas. " T. E. White and Mr. and Mrs. Win. Patton left today for Spring field, Mo.', wbrre they will visit the old folks during the holidays. Born To Mr. and Mrs. V. W. Wheat, a son. Dr. Higgins of Glenn is here. Bob Scivally i3 here from the L. C. school house. - . WTNNEWOOD. A local paper is eiving a tnrkish bath towel as a premium with all new subscriptions. This is done in order to secure increased circula tion. 1 John Burge is at Purcell. J. R. Shannon is at Pauls Val ley. " Ed. Mitchell of Paula Valley is here. PAULS VALLEY. Two youths of about seven years of age got into a difficulty today and one of them named Cravis, was cut across the back and neck. The wounds are not dangerons. Bob Price of Putdy, who was shot several days ago hy burglars, died here Monday night. Jim Martin and Camp Gait went to Purcell yesterday returning last night. CENTER. Mount Morris has - a very sick son. Commissioner U. G. Winn is re ported some better. BELTON. J. L. Wilson is here from Viola. Andy Addington is here from Wapanucka, al30 Chas. Ho well from the same place. R. E. Phillips of Gainesville is here. H. Gross has returned from Durant. RAVIA. Beard is here from DATTLC III MIS BELIEF THAT CLEMENTS HAS AQAIN ATTACKED DELAREY. Avrm immh of anusnus J. WOLVERTON. President. 5 DON LACY. Cashier. A. H. PALMER) Assistant Cashier. THE CITY.FSATtOfJAL BAHtl Capital and Surplus. $75,000.00, ARDMORE. I. T. Accounts of firms and Individuals solicited: Courteous treatment accorded all alike. Hundreds of Men, Women and Children Killed by Mosselmen France Will Ktturn Chinese lost Krafer Gets Great Rtctptlon at Amsterdam ' . BATTLE IN PROGRESS. Br Scrtpiw-IfrRmtf Press Aracx-Utlos. Johannesburg, Dec. 20. Heavy cannonading was heard yesterdav north of Krugersdorf near Magalisberg mountains. It is believed Clements has again engaged Delarey, who so severely defeated him at Magal isberg Dec. 13. Clements was strongly re-in-forced. , The Boers are very active between here and Pretoria. MASSACRE OF CHRISTIANS. By Bcrlpps-McRs. Press Association. Vienna, Dec. 20 Further de tails of the massacre of Chris tians in Macedonia by Mussul men has been received from Sa- onica. - Horrible outrages have. been committed. Every Christian male in the village of Bitinckhas boon crucified. The Servian consul estimates the number of Christians killed at 470 men, 110 women and 430 children. Oood Whisky Wasted. Just after the north bound train arrived last night three officers visited the express office to make a search for contraband wet goods. The work was under the super- pervision or tape. Jack li,llis, as sisted by Indian Policeman Hamp Willis and Deputy Maiehal Buck Garrett, with Express Agent Ryan, who was summoned from his home. The office was careful- searched and all suspicious looking packages were submitted a -vigorous inspection. The search was not fruitless and it is estimated that not less than 100 gollons of whisky were found and destroyed, the liquid running along the ground for a time in a manner that must have delighted the spirit of Jack Cade could he hare witnessed it. FRANCE TO RETURN LOOT. - By 8rrlp-VcFtae Press AswxM.tloo. . Loudon, Dec, 20. Dispatches from Paris say the French gov ernment has decided to return the Chinese loot, taken by the French soldiers in recent opera tions in China. YOUNG CUDAHY KIDNAPED. Omaha, Neb., Dec, 20. Ed ward Cudahy, Jr., aged 15 years, son of Edward Cudahy, the packer, mysteriously disappear ed last night and it is feared he has been kidnaped and held for ransom. A dog wnicn accompa nied him came home during-the night. FEMALE KLONDIKER. By Bcrlpps-McRs. Press Association. Seattle, Dec. 20." Mrs. Mary L. J. Cochran has arrived from Dawson, she was'the first woman to walk over the trail, making the trip alone and in good time. Strange and Billy Blan- at the Cottage last KILLED BY RUNAWAY CARS. By Scrlpps-McRs. Press Assodstlon. Mount Carbon, W. Va., Dec. 20. -(Jars- broke loose on an in clined plane at the great Kanaw ha coal tripple. yesterday, two men were .instantly killed and three seriously injured. KILLED HIS BROTHER, By Bcrlppa-McRae Prar Association- . Dexter, Mo., Dec. 0. William Wilson stabbed his brother, George, through the heart." The dead man ' fell in - his mother's arms. The 'brothers quarreled over a trivial matter, Henry Shawnee W. T. ton stayed night. W. A. Welch has moved into his new residence in the new addi tion. DURWOOD. Mr. West and family Jett yes terday to visit their old home in Tennessee. Tom Scott is building an addi tion to his residence. L. G. and A. C. Scott are put ting in a groeery"Tusiness here earl: Rev. Tennison and wife have gone to spend jurist mas in len nessee. W. J. Ray is at Ardmore today Arrangements aie being made for a Christmas tree at this place LONE GROVE. R. L. Arnold has sold his busi ness, interests to W. O. London iter, s Gage and Miss Pernio O'Brien went to Ardmore yester day. CHAGBIS. J. Brown has gone to Comanche to meet his wife a sisters, Misses Boyd, from Whitt, Tex., who are coming nere to spend unnstmas KURGER AT AMSTERDAM. By Bcrlpps-McRs. Press Assoelstloa. Amsterdam, Dec, 20. Presi dent Kruger has arrived here d is the guest of the munici pality. He was' given an enthu siastic reception even exceeding that shown him upon his arrival at the Hague. DE WET 'S LOSS. Cy Ecrlpps-McRs. Prew i asortatloc Maseru, Basutoland, Dec. 20. DeWet had thirty killed and wounded and twelve taken pris oners in his recent dash through the British lines at Thabanchu A SERIOUS COLLISION. By Et1pii-McR. Press AssoclsHoa. Port Said, Dec. 20. The Dutch as . 1 ... cruiser wnicu recently toon President Kruger to Europe collided with the English steam er Patterson yesterday, both vessels are . seriously damaged BOERS DESTROY AMMUNITION. By 8crlpps-lfcRss Press Association. Pretoria, Dec. 20. When the Boers defeated Clements recently, they captured great quantity of ammunition. Part of this was mistaken for stores, and upon the Boers set ting fire to it, it exploded killing and injuring many. When you want to drive for pleasure or business 'give us a'call. We will give y ju satisfaction.' WHITE A SMITH, . t.: , , A FALSE REPORT. By Scrlpps-lfcRas Press Association. Chicago, Dec. 20. Inquiries through .official channels have proved there is no foundation for the report of a fortune of two hundred "million dollars awaitiog the Cory family of Kansas and Nebraska in the British Chas eery court. ' . NEGROES LYNCHED. , j Arcadia, Miss., Dec. 20. Two j uegroes were lynched here for Bracelets, very handsome, from 75c up at the Old California watch maker's. ' lG-8t Two hundred and fifty thousand grape vines allvarieties, for sale cheap. Now is the . time to set them out.- Dr. -W, J. Brown, Lone Grove, I. T. : 9 Ira T " t. 1 f - "'a - fTl xou can get coys- waisig worm 50 and 75 cents, for 25 cent now at Leatherwood & Fielder's. 18 5t Barter's Ideal Heaters last a life time, just the thing for office, hall or bedroom. See them at Golledge &'Co's. - 17-tf BOERS. OCCUPY-COLESBERG. By Scrlppe-llcRae Pres. Association.-' Capetown, Doc. 20. The Boers have occupied Colesberg, twenty miles south of Orange riveK The Boer invasion is spread ing east and west in the north em portion of the colony and the people are greatly disturbed. 'Big crowds every day attend the museum of anatomy in the . - - -j ..... Burch & V ernor building and every person is more than pleased with the exhibition. . Don't forget the fine selection of diamonds at the Old Califor nia watch maker'. 16-8t argrove young men an second term Harness college tor omen . opeus us 25(Uwt easiness co mdnen. . c Nov..;. -. ' ... . f . j- Don't forget our 5, are selling cow -for.'S . Old California watch i iG8t; ' ; clork that so - nt a If yon are thinking" of buildjng house, see Donaldson. 13-lm A nobby line of -men's and boys caps just received at Leatherwood & Fielder's. 18 5t Many persona havo bad the. ex perience of Mr. Peter Sherman, of North Stratford, N. II., who says, For years I Buffered torture from chronic indigestion, bat Kodol Dys pepsia Cure made a well man of me." It diggests what yoa eat and ia a cer tain cure for dyspepsia and every form of stomach trouble. It gives relief at once even in the worst oases, and can't nelp bat do yoa eood. City Drug Store W. B. Frame, Prop. Two unknown men were foujid dead in a store house for cotton seed hulls at Muskogee the other day. They had evidently taken refuge there from the cold and were suffocated. On one of the the men a note book was found in which was written the name of Robert O'Keef, Nanayark, Pa. . Rev. J. L. Gage of Cumberland was married to Miss Penie O'Brien of Lone Grove by Rev. W. G. Sims at the district parsenage yes terday afternoon at 5 o'clock.-, A few more beautiful , things in oose hirt waists at Leatherwood, & Fielder's. 18 5t Ton cac get Thompson's glove- fitting corset worth $1 to $1.50 and Shilling's American Lady worth $1 to $1.50 at Leatherwood & Fiel der's for only 75 cents. 185t The famous Leader cook stove at J. B. Spraeins & Co. At the Jail. Deputy Bridges today placed A. J. Forbes in jail on a charge of embezzlement. He was committed by Judge Bradford. " Lee Oden and Bud Oden today took advantage of section 1042 and were released. Mae Johnson, Cal Lewis and Bill Throne were discharged from custody today, .the grand jury hay ing refused to return" indictments against them.. Territorial drinks, not the kind that make holidays treacherous bat the kind every woman should hare on her table. Here they "ate s Van liooten a cocoa. DOBtnm vi-a1. chocolate and White star, coffae. You can get them all at Jake's. 16 . Handsome new iron and brass beds cheapest ever offered in Ard- more. Will exchange for wooden beds. See my my fine line of drea? sers just from the St. Louis mar kets. North Caddo street. 16-lm L. D. Mason. Coal and" Spragins. . wood stoves at J. B. Aecommodaao. in strut Times. At a meeting of the executive com mittee of the National Association of Street Railway Employes, held at De troit, Mich., the president was in' stmcted to draw up a plan by which local unioils are to be assessed In order to raise a fund with which to purchase automobiles for use by the street rail way men in the cities where Strikes are In progress. Little Things in China Improve the appearance of your table and at a cost that is within reason. .''..-- Haviland &, Go's.' Dinner and Tea Sets in' Decorated and Plain White. A Great variety of Toilet' Sets.: - . TP Js M. Golledge & Co. Fine Steaks and Roasts. - Family Trade Catered to es pecially. Only the very Finest - Meats found in our Shop. , lorttCidaOtt. J. A. WAGY. American Breakfast Foods Abroad. . The exporting of cereal foods manu factured in America has 'grown to enormous proportions during the past few years," says an exporter. "It is only within the present" generation that the manufacture of these break fast foods from" wheat and oats became of any importance in this - country. Now it is one of the largest of Amer ican industries." . " - Happiness Is bat another name for perfect health. . Use Prickly Ash Bitters and be happy. It keeps the vital organs healthy .and well regu lated. FRED V. KINKADE, Expert Stenographer and. Notary Public.- Your work - solicited, " office J C Thompson..! ". ' If 1LU Washes Everything Ask your Grocer for it. We Are Headquarters ? Jo For Fruits, rtuts, Candyv Dates, Figs; Cocoanuts, Cranberries, etc. We carry the largest assortment of any house in the Indian Territory P rr ' will pay you to rfet 'cur '' -r?-buy. .. . :.