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wmm VOLUME XV CITY EDITION ARDMORK OKLAHOMA TUESDAY EVKN1N(J AIMilL 115 WW.) NUMBER 2(JI 1 Embroide es PreEmint "It would hardly be possible to lay too much stress on the use of embroideries. They appear not only in bands, flouncings and all-overs, but in the most extravigant forms.'" The above quotation from the Palm Beach fashion number of the Dry Goods Economist reflects the pres ent popularity of embroideries in style circles, and fore shadow a rcat demand throughout the summer season. The Embroidery House of Ardmore is Madden s A range of styles and prices to suit all classes, new, dainty, distinctive designs, conservative and nov elty patterns that correctly express what's right in em broideries are here price a yard 5c to $3.50 May Delineators and WHEAT STILL CLIMBING UP NEW HIGH RECORD MARKS ES TABLISH ED IN MAY, JULY AND SEPTEMBER WHEAT TODAY. ONE MAN IN CONTROL Patten Has Such Hold on the World's Available Supply That a Higher Price May Be Established Crop Will Be Short. Chicago, 111.. April 13. May. July . and September wheat ostabllshod now high record marks nt thu open I iik today. May wheat, the available supply ot which Is In tlio hands of one man, openutl at $1.27 to $1.2S, which la three cents bettor than thu most san guine predictions mado months ago by tlio loading bulls. July opened at $1.17 3-S; Septem ber $1.09 3-S. Tho general belief Is forcing It self upon the traders that there Is a world's shortago of wheat. THIRD FIRE IN A WEEK FIFTY-SIX PATIENTS CARRIED FROM INSANE ASYLUM AT FORT SUPPLY LAST NIGHT. "Woodward. Okla.. Aiprll 13. Tho third lire within a week In tho Okla homa btate Insane asylum at Fort Supply, twenty-Ilvo miles northwest of here, occurred last night. 1 ast night's llames destroyed the main asylum, hospital. No lives were lot In the lire, but It was necessary to carry lilty-slx of the llfty-nlne patients out of the building. Head ArdmorelUj want ads :: :: tt - FARM AND CITY LOANS. Wo aro In position now to mako llclc loans on good farms and city property for G. 7 and 10 years. Reforenco to any bank In Ardmoro as to our reliability. DREW & RAMSEY. annn u . n Are Patterns Are Here. MUSKOGEE CASE DISMISSED MIDLAND MILLING COMPANY OF MUSKOGEE .WANTED GRAIN RATE RE-ESTABLISHED. "Washington, April 12. Tho Inter state Commerce vommissiou today dismissed tho complaint of tho Mid laud Mill and Elovntor company of Muskogee. Okla., against tho Kansas Southwestern Hallway company nnd others. Tho elevator company asked for the re-ostabllshment of Joint through rates on grain and grain pro ducts from all points on the lino of the Kansas Southwestern railway to all points on tho lines of tho four other defendants. Tne commission decided that tho facts disclosed by the record In this oaso do not show that the complainant Is entitled to tho joint through rates prayed for. 'The record showed that thero are through routes and joint or propor- t f otnt.1 rates from all points on the Kansas Southwestern line to Texas and Umlslana points over sundry lines. No producer or shipper on tho Kansas Southwestern anil no consum er or purchaser in Arkansas, Lou isiana or Texas has made complaint against the present rates. KILLED IN WINDSTORM HEAVY PROPERTY LOSS IN WIND STORM AT PITTSBURG TODAY. MANY INJURED. Pittsburg. Pa.. April 13 One death and a number seriously Injured Is the result of a severe windstorm. which visited this city and vicinity i today. The property loss Is very heavy. BUSINESS INCREASED THE BUSINESS OF SWIFT . CO., IN PAST YEAR UNUSUAL AC TIVITY. Ardmore this spring is the most no live city in the slate. The post olll I eo receipts show a greater gain than ' in any other city. Traveling men all nut- tliuli- umIru ill tlio ChlckliK.'lu- p year: the freight nnd passenger re ceipts of the railroads have Increas ed wonderfully and business In all lines Is much better thnn a year ago. The merchants report that their sales are very satisfactory and evon better than they had contemplated. As an Index to tho growth of the wholesale business the Swift Hacking (ompany's business may be taken a a fair example. E. .1. Jnrvls has made ids report to the company for tii Manh period It shows an in- t it a i ui i' tin sunn period of last y nr of m htysix per cent. ThU 1" a n markable imrease In bustners and la a dear Indix to the prosperit of ''"turn of the stntc ODD FELLOWS IN SESSION FOUR THOUSAND ODD FELLOWS ATTENDING GRAND LODGE SES SION AT MUSKOGEE. ENCAMPMENT NEW OFFICIALS D. M. Walker of Ardmore Is Elected Ch.iirm.in of Finance Committee. Oklahoma Jurisdiction Want Amal gamation of Two Bodies. Muskogee, okln.. April 13. I-tur i thousand Odd Fellow are. hero at tending the Crand I.odgo session. Hundreds from the Oklahoma Juris-' diction and sovereign grand lodge representatives rrom Oeorcla to Seat tle are attending the sessions of the Indian Territory body. The Grand Encampment lias elected olllccs a follows: Grand I'ntriarch. .1. V. Spenko, Stor tvtt Hiuh Priest, H. .1. Evans, Hidleyvll'e. Grand Senior Warden, Hen Hrow Lehigh. Grand Junior Warden, J. V. Ripley, Sapulpa. (rand Representative, J. F. Pulp. Sapulpa. Chairman Finance Committee, 1). M. Walker. Ardmore. The l'atrlnrchs Mllttant held their session last night with Department Commander I). T. Nlsbctt of Ardmore and General Haney of Iowa in charge. Tho I. O. O. F. Grand Uxlge and the Hebekah Assembly met today. This afternoon a speclnl train con i veyed all tho members of the Grand lodgo to Checotah to visit tho Odd rellows' orphans home there. Members of the Oklahoma jurlsdle . Hon are hero working hard for the amalgamation of the two grand bod ies, but the majority of the Indian i Territory members arc working hard ngalust the efforts to amalgamate. ARDMORE LEGAL TALENT ATTORNEY GREGG OF EASTERN DISTRICT PLACES RESPONSIBIL ITY ON DEPARTMENT. When (iovernor Haskell and other Oklahoumns had been Indicted by the federal government In the town lot cases the governor sought for Ard more legal talent and employed A. C Cmce of this city. Mr. Orueo spent much time ou t lie legal ipiestlous In volved and before he left hero to try the case said that if the government should prove every charge mado In tlie indictment that the government would not sccmc a conviction for the reasons that tho allegations if proved did not constitute a crime. Mr. Cruco was successful In having the indictments quashed and while he wjj make no statement for the pross ho Is of the opinion that the suits are at an end. Attorney (Iregg of the Eastern district of Oklahoma wired a letter to the department ot Justice at Washington outlining the suits and the ipiashing of tho imlictmonts by Judge Marshall and has placed th responsibility of further prosecution upon the department at Washington. If Attorney (Iregg had felt that the ends of Justice was being defeated in his district he would most certainly have taken the initiatory In further proHocutliig the case without referring It to the department. It Is believed here that the victory is complete Should new Indictments be returned the attorneys for tho governor feel no fear lint that tho trinl of the case upon Its merits wilt result In nil no , !1UUal. Speaks to New Yorkers. New York, April 13. At the big pow pow of tho Tammany chiefs held here todny under tho auspices of tho National Democratic Club of New -will York City. (Iovernor Marshall deliver tho address. Indiana democrats regard Governor Mar- shull's Invitation to speak hero as significant of a movement to boom the governor for tho prscldency In 1912 MORE INDICTMENTS BROUGHT INDICTMENTS FOR CHILD STEAL ING REPORTED AGAINST THE BOYLES AT CLEVELAND. ('lev. land. O.. April r; n addi t tonal indictment, chargini; clitld Me-il-Hip. was rekirted today against .In 1 1. Iloyle and Mrs. Hoyle, who nr. under arrest at Mercei. I'm . -liarn il with kidnaping Willi'- Whitla several Wee Its a BO. CHASTER WINS THE RACE DEFEATED THE BIRMINGHAM AND SALEM IN TWENTY-FOUR HOUR ENDURANCE RUN. Newport. H. I. April 13. The scout cruiser Chester won the twenty-four hour endurance run nt full speed. leiVatliiR the Salem and tin- Binning ham, according to a wireless message received hero today. BILL ORDERED ENGROSSED MISSOURI LEGISLATORS AND GOV F.RNOR FAVOR AN ANTI-PASS BILL FOR THAT STATiE. Jefferson City. Mo.. Apr. 13. The nntl-pass bill, introduced by Speaker Spoor, was ordered engrossed by the house today, after the governor had transmitted n messago urln.'.ng the passage of tho measure. TURKEY HAS A MUTINY DISTURBAi. ES OF A REVOLU TIONARY NATURE UKhAK OUT IN CONSTANTINOPLE. Constantinople. April 13. Serious disturbances of a revolutionary char acter hnvo broken out here. The sit uation Is very grave. Mutinous troopers demonstrated against the parliament building this I morning. A panic has seized the' people anil all through the city shops are being hurriedly closed. Demand Official Resignation. Frankfort. April 13. A dispatch from Constantinople declares that the mutinous soldiers are demanding the resignation of the Crand Vlslor. pres ident of the (hamber and minister of war. TRAFFIC IS TIED UP PASSENGER TRAIN CAUGHT IN SNOWS IN COLORADO SNOW PLOWS CLEARING TRACK. Denver, Col.. April 13. StallPd be hind snow drifts that are successful- ly resisting the attacks of two big rotary plows, an east-bound passen ger train on tho Denvor, Northwest & l'nciflc. with " passengers, tied up at Earl on tho west side of the continental divide. laborers began work on the drift today with shovi W and It is thought that traific will 1" open again by tonight. STOCK BROKERS FAIL INVOLUNTARY PETITION FILED AT NEW YORK AGAINST ENNIS & STOPPARD. New York. April !o. An Involunta ry petition In bankruptcy was filed horo today against Ennls & Stop pard. members of tho consolidated stock exchlnge and the Chicago Hoard of Trado. Tiho liabilities are $l,r,00,00o. assets of $100,noo. J J 3 i f i t i" 4 with WEATHER FORECAST. New Orleans. - The wea'ln " Oklahoma lo" Wednesday Is i . I.a.. April 11. forecast for tonight and reusing cloud Iness and wnrmr' ROCHESTER AT F! AM F.n MFRRY .ihv iiihiiv l TWO FIRES BREAK OUT SIMUL TANEOUSLY IN DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE CITY. FIREMEN SEEM HELPLESS Syracuse and Buffalo Fire. Depart ments are Being Rushed to Rashes tcr to Assist in Subduing Spread ing of the Flames. Kochoster, .V. Y.. April 13.-The city of Syracuse appears to be at the mercy of two alarming II rot, which , ate raging simultaneously In different J sections of the city. j At 'i o'clock this afternoon thei tires were still spreading and the loss I at that hour had already amounted to mop- than one million dollars. The Rochester mlllthi are on duty in the streets and help has lieen sum-' moned from Huffnlo ami Syracuse, j Fire broke out In the four-story 1 building at the corner of Clhbs and j .Main streets. From there the llames leaMd to Saint l'etera" church In 1 (rove street and then the big Jewish I synagogue and apartment houses on j drove street, valued at moie than $Xm.0oo were swept away. The Humes 1 then attacked a seoro of residences ou that and adjoining streets and are now spreading to other buildings. Numerous houses are now burning I without a single stream of water to check tho progress of the fire. About the same time as this fire,; another broke out In tho First ltoiorm- ed church on Nassau street In tin Vther section of the city, one mile1 away. Only one lire company could lie spared lor this lire and the church ; building soon fell a prey to the 1 llames, which spread rapidly to ad joining residences ami that lire Is now spreading rapidly along the streets of that section of tin city. SERIOUS MEXICAN RIOT. Six Policemen, Eight Rioters and, Three Soldiers Reported Dead. Monterey, Mexico, April 12. A spe cial In the News from Velardona, In the state of Duraiigo, gives the dotalla ot serious rioting, which oe-i furred hero on Hie night of Sat-1 urday, April 10. The rioting, which grow out of religious differences, six police officers, six or eight of the rioters and three soldiers are reported dead and many of the rioters hnvo been arrested. , The village priest, believing he had secured authority for the hold ing of religious processions outside of the church, started out on the night of flood Friday with ono of the processions ,ln which Imagos were carried through the streets and chants were sung. A largo crowd fol lowed In the procession, as the In habitants of this district are Intense ly religious. Shortly after the pro cession had started tho Jefe de l'o Iltco ordered tho arrest of the priest for violation ot tho laws of reform and stopped the procession. The next night, Saturday, a large crowd of armed men entered the little town ami proceeded to burn tho residence of the chief of police of the town. T'.io police force of Valerdeua, which Is a small one, was powerless against the mob, but opened fire ujh)ii them, killing several. The fire was returned by the mob nnd bIx pollconieii wore killed and two others wounded. Troops wero telegraphed for from Duraugo and Immediately sent to the scene of the disturbance. The trooiw succeeded in quelling tho rlntlng and made many arrests. Including the priest and the chief of police, and took them to Durniigo. Two of the rioters wore shot by the soldiers for resisting ariost. Tho affair cre ated a groat sensation In that dis trict and more trouble Is feared Th" Volnrdena district Is a large mining district, and the town of V 1 urdnin Ib the location of one of tin larrc.t of the smelters ot tho rnc--lean Smelting and He fining company Head Ardmorelte want ads. ,s CH,no " DEAD? - CRAZY SNAKE 18 DuAD. Muskogee. Okla., April I! in innr Is In circulation hern to the .( IV. t that Chief Chlttn llarjo. alias Crazy Snake, hart departed for all time to coma- from Hickory camp and vicinity and had lieromo tho proverb ial good Indian In the happy hunting grounds. According to the story a member of a Mcintosh county citltens' posse who pursued the old chief Into the fastness of the Tiger mountains, near I'lerce. after the killing of Deputy Sheriff Mention Ortom of Mcintosh county anil Town Marshal llatim of Chocoliih ou the evening of March 27, shot and killed Cnir.y Snake and , then fearing an Investigation, burled , the body In the brush, concluding the ceremony by swearing all the mem bers of the posse to secrecy. i Asked todny Is he placed any cred ence In the story of Cnuy Snake's death I'iiIoii Indian Agent Kelsey said his district agents have been contin uously on the ground ever since the trouble liegau and should have learn ed of the death of the old chief if It had occurred. No reMrt has Ihcii received from them verifying the story. .1. George Wright, Dawes commis sioner, said today that while the story was not an Improbable one, he doubted Its accuracy and expected Crusy Snake to eventually turn up In the llesh. !! said he conversed with Adjutant (leneral (.'anion over the tel ephone last evening ami the latter said that Colonel Hoy Hoffman had returned to tho vicinity of the Hick ory grounds to Join the doeu soldiers left there to continue the search for the old chleltaln. i DESCENDANTS OF THE SIGNERS. President and Mrs. Taft Receive De scendants of Signers. ' Washington. D. C, April 13. I'res-, ident and Mrs. Tuft received the Dos-, ceiidants of the Signers, u society of lineal descendants of tho slgnora of the Declaration of Independence, at the white house on Easter Monday. The occasion was the quarterly meet ing of the board of governors of the p organization. 1 The reception at the whllo house took place In tlio afternoon. Imme diately before this tho members oi i the society visited the department ol ' state to see "tho Immortal document" which was signed by their ancestors. ; At night they hold an entertainment at tho Arlington Hotel, among the speakers at which were member or tho cabinet, United States senators and foreign diplomats. Today, tho l"flth anniversary or the blitliday ot Thomas Jellerson, the de scendants go from Washington to visit the University of Virginia at Charlottesville and the tomb of Jef ferson at ills old home, Moutlccllo. Dr. , E. A. Alderman, president of tho uni versity, and members of the faculty welcomed them. The visitors took part In the Founders Day exercises and afterward will be entertained at luncheon on the university commons. A committee from the local chapter ot tho Daughters of the American Hovolutlou will then arcoiiiiwny the party in a procession to Montlcello There will be ceremonies at the tomb, with addresses by the president ot the society ami by the mayor of Charlottesville. UNKNOWN MAN KILLED. Struck by Train Near Sanger, Texas, Yesterday Mornlna Sanger, Tex.. April 12. This morn ing a southbound passenger t-aln struck and killed an unknown white man at Spring Creek bridge, about a mile south of Valley View. The train was stopped and the body pick ed up and brought here. The man appeared to be 80 or 55 years of age, light complexion, with about ton days' growth of Wuird on his face, there wore no letters or papers about the body or In his grip by which he could be Identlllod. Ho bad on two coats mid blue overalls, and an Orr llrothers hat. lie had a telescope grip. In which was a new suit of blue blak serge cloth's and a medium si ml lu'ural colored Stetson hat also a lew razor, a pipe and some ( iitholir emblems, a cross and an Imngc of the Virgin Mary Mo was about 3 feet S Inches tall. HEAVY COSTS ART ASSFSSFI. flsUB. nUUbUUkU SUPREME COURT OF MISSOURI ASSESSES COSTS OF rMjRTEEN THOUSAND DOLLARS. IN STANDARD OIL OUSTER Sum Represents Expense of Taking Testimony Before the Special Com mistloner and the Feeing of the Witnesses. Jefferson City, Mo.. April 13 Costa of $11. -ICO wore taxed against tho Standard Oil company ot Indiana, res pondent in the recent ouster suit de ckled adversely to It by the supremo court of the state today. The sum represents the cxpenso of taking testimony before Special Com mlssloner Robert ('. Anthony and tho feeing of the witnesses THE LAND SUITS Tho reporters for the Vrdmorolto called at the office of Judge .lame E. Humphrey this afternoon and whon asked about the present hltuatlon of the land suits by the government nt Muskogee, Judge Humphrey said, "Tho whole question as to tho right of the United States to maintain the suits was now In tho hands ot Judge Campbell for a decision. The demurrer was argued orally com mencing the 22ml ot March and last ed for three days and a number of printed' brlcfB wero filed. Wo con fidently expect that the Judgo will Hiistalu the demurrer- and dismiss tlio cases, 'llhcro may be somo frauds committed here and there nnd thu people ot this state nre anxious that actual frauds bo prosecuted in tho propor courts and tho stato courta of Oklahoma aro ahlo to caro for tho rights ot Its citizens. Should the court dismiss the cases It la very doubtful It tho government would ap peal as there Is now a now adminis tration and some caro would bo ta ken. If tho court should ovornilo tho demurrers then tho demurrants would nppoal to tho supremo court of the United States, probably a few solocted cases as tost propositions." Judgo Cnmpboll said at tho conclu sion of tho argument that owing to the great Importance to tho stato ot those cases, that the consideration of the legal questions Involved should have the right of way, that ho would receive for flfteon days printed briefs and aftor that give tho questions In volved his lmmcdlato attention. It Is probablo that tho town lot casta will be decided this week but the legal questions Involved In thoso cases are ontlrely different from tho laud cases. It Is understood that a decision will be reailed sometlmo this month. Pope Is Determined. Itorae. April 12. .V sr m! of Iclal communication from he a' i 'i day announces that on th" ore anion of the beatification of Join of rc this month the pope will rrrrlvo the Frneh bishops and li ar their reports In the matter of th" irparn tioa of the church and statr In France. He lias declared ag'u' ''ov. ever, that he can not modify his a tltude on this question. "The pope has resolved to perse vere In the status quo," Vr commu nleatlon says, "and will abstain from approving any combination implying 'the recognition of the separation law." ' Ardmorelte Want Ads l'ay i ' I n DO IT NOW. To Tornado Season li hero Protect your property from that poworfttlly energetic and irreslstable twister th0 Wind. V $1300 pollcv costs less than a penny day. Sco GORMAN, 110GIE & DOBBINS Over City National Bank.