MANY WARRIORS LABOR DAILY
WITH PICK AND SHOVEL.
Are not eo Sueceetful at. Farming
Sjveral Hundred ex-8ealp Lifters
are Induced to Asslat In Build
Ing a Difficult Road.
Washington, July 0. A quarter of
century ago old Ooronlmo ami hi
murderous Apaches woro tho scourge
and terror of tho Southwost. tfntll
(lonera! .Miles nntl his troopers mndo
It 80 hot for tho redskins thitt they
gnvo up tho conflict mid sued for itence
tho word Apacho stood for nil that
was cruel Mini fiendish In savage war
tare. Today down In Arizona, thot.o mtne
,t Apache Indlnns, writes Frodorlck Ord
vav, In tho Post, are wielding nick
and shovol and drawing dnllv wage
rum Undo Sam. Iixludcd In the
ntiiMl.T arc a scorj ir more of (lenin
imrV old wnrrli-i, inrnibors of the fe
rocious hand that scalped men and
woman, butchered little children and
howled with imvane glee whllo other
vhjtlin slowly perished at the stake.
The hiinds tlmt weie dyed with the
white man's blood are now calloused
with the white man's toll; tomahawk
and scalping knlfr have been oxchang
Ml for Im'ploinunl of luhor war paint
and feather lme Riven away to over
alls and Jumper, and the noble red
man oats out of a tin dinner iniII.
thankful for his iKirk and bonus and
From a ration-fed, lependcnt ward
of tho nation or a demon on the war
path to an Independent, self-support'
Jug citizen Is a loin? step forward. To
mako tho Indian an Industrious and
thrifty citizen has long been regarded
as a hopeless task, hut tho Arizona ox
porlmont Is full of oncourngoment to
friends of tho American aborlKlne,
Ah a farmer confining his efforts to
tlllluR tho will on a farm he hns been
provided with, tho Indian Is rarely a
HticcesB. Fow tribal Indians will
farm. Tho continuous and oxnctlng
toll, tho monotony and Isolation of
farm life, are too much for poor lo.
Thero Is too long nn Interval between
tho planting and tho harvesting, and
tho red man Is not long on pntlonco.
Ho Is prone to leavo txi much to nn
turo, and his crops go uncarcd for and
llocauso ho failed as a farmer, tho
Jndlnn has boon regarded as tho whlto
man's burden, and for a tlmo further
efforts to promote his social condition
! nisroiittntieu. Iterrntlv It h
dawned iiion the country that the In
dian will work at leiat, , Rome of
them will. ' The iitcfct remarkable dem
onstration of thla faflt la the one
which haa occurred In Antona, ilnrliif
the past year.
In the famous ralley of the Salt rlre"
the Oovernment It creeling one of the
lilglrtst dams In the world. Ita location
la In the Tonto lutein, onro the famous
rendetvous of Ueronlmo and hla Apt,
oljwe. Until acently the Imstu was
almost luaccesalhle, liclne: surrounded
on all aide by poritaiidlculnr walls
thousands of fret hla.li. ami with only
a sIiirIo nnrrow mid purlloiis trail lend-
Ing Into It. Hemimiits of this hand of
once dreaded savages still llvo there.
hut their chief t exiled, and the spirit
of the tribe npparontly broken.
It wns necessary to construct a road
Into the basin, and for a greater part
of the way It must literally be hewn
from tho walls of the rlror canyon. La
bor was soorcu nnd IiIrIi priced. These
untoward conditions taxed the Ingen
uity of tho Oovernment engineers.
Washington accepts no excuse. The
mandate went forth In terse terms:
"llnlld a wagon road with enay tirades
Into the basin."
The engineer turned missionary
and held h bowwow with 1 1 hand of
I'oato Ajmchea. (leronlnio's old scalp-
llftera. who were camping round
about him. Ills eloquence proved Ir
lealstlble, and wveral hundred Indiana
forthwith went on tho (Sovernmont
pay mil. The road was completed
a inarvelous piece of work and the
Indiana weie In no small degree re
aponalble for Ita prompt construction.
Dropping their picks whin the road
I n uvini'ieitm, inuj umik up iue snov
el and acmpor am! are today working
Ion the canals and ditches. The prob
lem Is solved. The Indian will work.
What Justice could be more poetic
than that their arrows and hatchets
"should be turned Into picks nnd shov
els, nnd their labor be utilized to
hrliiR the precious water to the land
which they had so often enriched with
tho hlood of tho whlto man?
The succesH of tho experiment In
Arizona Is already hearing fruit else
where. On tho Colorado river, near
Yuma, tho YutntiH and Cncopahs are
building mnsHlvo lovces, clearing nway
the donso underbrush nloiiR the canals
nnd bowing the fuel for the pnwor
plants. In Northern California ami
Southern OreRon, In the "hind of burnt
out tires," the Klamnths and Modocs
aro getting ready to dig ditches. In
Washington tho Ynklmas are seeking
nn optortimltyto extend Government
Irrigation to their valley. In fnr
Northern .Montana 1.000 lllnckfoot In
dians hnvo applied for jobs on the big
St. Mary project.
Th" Indian Is coming to the front a'
a most opportune time fji'ioi In th
West was nevr so sun ice as at pic
sent, nor was t ever more crcatlj
One by one the popular lll.ivlon
OMernlnir Wrstei-n l.vpta and rharar
tera are IkIiir dispelled b nearer ac
HHlntance. The plcturwqu com boy,
whose regular pastime was shooting
MP the town, and the bad man with bis
noicned mm and Jgs private grav ard
have been relegaled to the llml of
the past. Only the Indian wns left,
unkempt ami dirty, nnd now even ho
becomes commonplace by censing to
bo a ration-fed ward, depeudeiid upon
the nation's charity. Tho paint, tho
feathers, the boar claws, and the torn
ahawk of tho noble red man are gone
hence. No more ho stalks about with
severe nnd lordly mien, The gaj col
orod robo of tho Amcho has given
place to tho sweatshop Jumper and
blue Jeans. Poor m haa gole .to
i .ji.i in - Titffgfflmnn
War Against Consumption.
All nations nro ondoivcrlnc .to
check tho ravages of consumption,
mo wnuo plague" that claims so
many victims each year, olev's Hon-
oy and Tar euros coughs and colds
perfectly and you nre In no danger
of consumption. Do not rWt you.'
hoaltli by taking somo unknown prepa
ration whon Kole's Honey and Tnr
Is aafo and cortnln In results. The
genulno Is In a yellotv package Hoff
man Drug Co., City rug Store.
Yott Insure accurate service and
lowost prices when you have nrescrln-
tlona put up by us. Wo can fill any
t K J. HA.MSUY, Druggist.
Dnnkrupt Stock Sold.
Tho bankrupt stock of Hooner &
Crawford was sold yesterday at pri
vate sale. The stock which consists
of a gonaral lino of morchnndlse and
groceries wns purchased by U. .ic.
Connor of Oklahoma City, who will
open the storo and run It. The goods
invoiced at about seven thousand dob
lars and woro sold for $1200. The sale
has boon approved by the court.
Hooper & Crawford wont Into In
voluntary Imttruptcy somo weeks ago.
Attention W. C. T. U.
On account of so many of our
members being cbsont, tho W. C. T.
IJ. deferred their meeting last Weil.
uesday, so all monibors bo sure and
come out next Wednesday, the meet
ing to bo held at Mrs. .Madden'H.
Mrs. M. II. Ingram, Sec.
WE CARRY EVERYTHING
FROM SALT SPOONS TO SOUP LADLES
...IN SOLID SILVER PIECES...
And a Complete Line of Silver Services,
Tea Sets, Ice Bowls, Tea and Coffee Urns,
Candelabras, Mayonnaise and
..THAT ADORNS THE TABLE..
We handle the celebrated Go ham Mfc.
Co. New Cambridge Pattern?!, Reed Q
Barton's Devon Patterns (the latest ), and
thc;Towle Mfc. Co. Colonial Patterns.
We invite you to call, and will take
pleasure in showinjj you through und
...WALTER C. DEAN ...
FINE WATCH REPAIRING
WITH THE ELKS TO
III Julv whon tho El Irs hold thoir firnnil T.nil
thero nro going to ho very low rates to Denver, Colorado
opnngs nnu L'ueblo. Here nro somo round trip .samples:
In tho United States Court In the
Indian Territory, Southern District:
Kosa Shores, plaintiff, vs. A. II.
Shores, defendant. No. CCGG.
Tho defendant A. II. Shores, Is warn
ed to nppcnr In this court In thirty
daya nnd nnswer tho complaint of tho
plntntlff, Itosa Shores.
Witness tho Hon. Hoscn Townsond,
juugo of said court, and tho seal thero-
or, this nth day of Juno, 1006.
(Seal) c. M. CA.MI'HULL, Clerk.
My W. S. CItOCKKTT, Deputy.
I!rown & Turner, nttornoys.
S. II. Mutlor, nttornoy for non-res.
First published Juno ID, 190C.
"I am from Missouri, show me." I:
TlMtiumliiBo ... .
OonlKuto . ..
Houlti MoAlnitter -II
. JM tl
. II Oi
Oklnhoma Oltr ,
Id Itnno ...
i.,l.","Vtc,l.rr.,,,,",D,,l.n,,.y..,0t' !ro.m ,hBr "ll'" Territory and OkUlinmn
polnm. Tlckcil.ua unl.i dally July l to 1.1 Inrlunlv...
If ji;utnkiiaih'iiiiinifi.( ippDrtunlty. nnd llml out how llttln It cmta ynu
to ioml your vucutluu In Culorudu, you will want to ku ovory Hummer.
... WRITE FOR ELK FOLDER...
GEO. H. LEE,
Gen. Pan, Act.
Little nocK, Aril.
J. S. McNALLY
Div. Tats. Afit.
Oklahoma City, OK.
Many Delightful Summer
in the "Land of the SKy" and
"Sapphire JCountry." East Tennessee,
Western N. Carolina and Virginia
Are reached via the
with Convenient Schedules and Sleeping Car Service.
For IntnnnAtloDlltecaritlri; Ilriort. Patei, Hrbrtlulei and
Deicrlinlre Literature, Call on or Writ.
M. H. B0KE, Wcutcrn Pass. Arjt., 410 Scollard Ruildinrj,
Mollne nnd Mitchell wacon. tho
monnrchs of tho road..
DIVENS, COIHIN & FMENSIJ-jy.
Suhacrlho for Tho Ardmorclte.
Grand BasKet Picnic
VIOL1, IND. TER.
July 19 and 20, 1906
This picnic will ho given tindor tho
nuaplcea of Dolnwnra Lodgo No. 105,
i. u, u. j-. nml Vloln Kncampmont No.
30, I. o, O. l
Thero will ho puhllc IneUillatlon of
onicors of hoth lodRoa, spoohliiff, fish
liifr, DoatlnR, stoam swine, oto., otc.
Cenorous ontortnlnmont will ho tho
order of the day.
Kxteimlvo preparation have lfn
made to mnko these nnlu days nt the
colobrated picnic grounds 0n tho
hanl.-s of tho heatitlful Dolawaro.
For stand privileges nddrcss
C F. EBI3CH,
Chairman of Committee.
VIOLA, I. T.
To Telcphono Patrons
Wo wish to nnnnuncA tlmt. tlin
extra charge of fifty cents for
tun;; tustanco instruments will
bo discontinued beginning April
1st. 1000. All nutvnnn whn An
t . .
siro jong atstunco accomraoda
lions will iirst malte arrungc
ments for credit, with the man
agement, otherwise they will rot
bo irntnti'd 1
pgen, Do nut force the openttoj
ui ivu you creun.
w II. DtHRV, MBr.
TO ILMLHOADS AND OTHKIl
THANSORTATION C O .M I ANIUS,
AND I'HOI'IUUTOUS OF SI.AUOIl.
THUINO. pIUAT-CANNINO. 8AI.TINO
I'ACKINO, HHNDEItlNa, OR SIMI
LAR KSTA 1 1 I.I y 1 1 M UNTS. Your at
tention In Invited to tho fact that uiv
dor the terms of the .Mont Inspection
Act, approved June 30, I30C. no por
won, firm or coriorntlon shall, on und
after Octoher 1, 1900. transport, or
oner tor transportation, and no car
rier of Interstate or forolgn commerce
shall transport, or receive for trans
Iwrtntlon from one Stato or Terri
tory ,or the District or Columbia, to
Inothcr Stato or Territory or tho Dis
trict of Columbia, or to any placo
tinner me jiiiiauicuoii or tno United
States, or to any foreign country, any
carcass, or parts thereof, meat or meat
food products thereof, which have not
been Insoected. nnmlniil nml murk.
ed "Inspected and Passed," In accord
ance with tho terms of the law, and
with the rnlos and regulations pre
scribed by tho Secretary of Agricul
ture. An exempt Inn may ho made by
the Secretary of Agriculture of re
tail hutrherb and retail dealers In
meat an 1 meat fond products, supply
ing . eir customers through the mr
'Jlum of Interstnto or foreign com
merce. The nhove provision of law
necettKltHU'K cthnr tho establlshim-nt
of Inspection or a notice of exemption
by the Department of Agriculture, on
or befort- uctobor I. llmfi, for all per
sons who xpect to offer meat or meat
food product for traneitortatjon In
Interstate or foreign oommerce on anil
alter that date. To imnble the I) imrt-
mont to determine upon the nooeMnary
number of Inspectors, and to .cither
establish Inspection or to grant ex
emption, all porsoitB, tlrms.and eorpo-
rntlnnu u'tio iln nut nnw hnvn Inatmp.
tlon and whp deal In meut or meat
lomi prouucis wnicu are transptrieo
either In Interstate or foreign ccm-
menu, iue iniuimiuii l( MUim niimtKii-
atl to the Secretary of Agriculture 1
a full and complete stntomcnt of the I
nmount of meut or meat food products 1
t. f i . 1 1 n lnlA...A . 1.... I
iiiiiiiiii.it iiuuiniti(iu in luruiKii uwur
merco by tho particular establishment,
the location and tho character of e
operations of tho establishment, the
names of tho proprietors of the es
tablishment, and such othor Informa
tion as may ho necessary to enable
:ho Secretary of Agriculture to de
termine whether Indpotlon or ox
amption should ho granted. J AMISS.
THE FENNINGTON HOTEL
Tlthomlnpo, I. T.
lalos f2 per day. SamplQ roorj frco
I'EVrON J. PRUITT. Prop.
"I am from Missouri, show me."
Doniphan, Mo., July ic, 1001.
"You called on mo 7 years ago with
Dr. Mondonhnll's Chill Curo nnd told
mo It was hotter than nnv other, r
nsKed you to show mo. It has been
shown and proven tlmt more nennin
stay with your Chill Tonic than any
other." C. II. Martin, Druggist.
Sold by W. II. Frame.
Whiskey and Drug Habits.
Permanently and quickly cured.
Get cured first, pay afterward.
Hill Sanitarium, Ardmo , I, T. R-lm
Dally Ardmorelto BOo per month.
a Day alt
The Fields Are White.
MiCoroiIrlc mov.'ers and ralies -t
'Ivuis, t'orl n tz Fronslcy's.
SUNDAY, JULY 15, 1906
J. Vllllttrill s U ni'l u wirn
(iirl.s' sizes in O.vfords,'
ft t fl l
son Ribbon 'Pins Mm. rw
- WM W -
forcis und Slippors.will lit tho
child's foot perfectly. Most
Oxfortls don't. Bring in the
HI.ACIC OR TAN I.KATH
KRS OR CANVAS WITH
Oli WITIIOl'T IIKKI.S.
Tin ,;h",'r"n'1 Iff w lit with Oxfnrdit
will b mted correctly. There will be
ooga.lnjrori.llpilnif at the "heel.
HAMILTON & GO,
THE COriNUU SHOE STORE
ToANaahltn Cunvun nml return, InaTlnu
Clur.urno nt n-.(0 k.iu. Ilatit. fn m AM.
mure 0c. Msrletla lit. and T tackcrvlllt
95, ll tr f..r miinil trip, bi'o ukuui
fur artloulnr .
W. H IftKN'AN" O. P. A..
Qot your hay ties from nirenn.
Corhu & Fronsley.
Notlco to Customers.
Wo havo moved our moat mnrket
from West Main to North Wash
ington street, nonr Hamilton's Shoo
storo. Wo sollolt tho trado of every
body, and our old customors will re
ceive tho sumo prompt service Phoso
91. TUCKER'S MARKKT.
Fruit Jars at Stevens. Kennorly &
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