The Ardmoreite Is the Only Newspaper in Southern Oklahoma Receiving the Associated Press News Service
FIRE ESCAPES built and ere. t
od to conform with city and
state laws, have un to il .'
Joncs-Evcrclt Machine Co.
Clothing rreiHi ilrj cleaned
mill steam pressed. Only
French dry cleaners in rii.
ARDMOJIE, OKLAHOMA MONDAY UVKNIXC; KKIUU'AKV l'.s U)U)
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PROSECUTOR REICFR MAKING A
HARD FIGHT TO PREVENT BAIL
BEING ALLOWED HIM.
CONTINUED TILL JVTH
Reiger Resisting All Effort to Have
Bajl Fixed and Demands That H
Ee Committed to Jail and Applica
tions for Bail Denlod,
Klrkxvlllf, Mo.. Feb. 28 Dr. Jame.
U Hull of .Monroe City, who wax
re-arrested Saturday on a see.nd
warrant. barging Jiliu with the min
der of Professor Vaughn, wa ar
raigned before .lodge She'.ton this
Morning mid after a lirlHk legal
battle, in which Prosecutor Keller
tesMol ill his effort!, ;.) haw ball
ired, the hearing adj urncd until
this af'i moon. Helper demanils that
Hull be I'oniuilttcd to jail on t'u
I'A 1! 1 Hit, Tin: I'iiistki:
Posit hely Prompt
Call and See Us. Old City Hall Building
THE COIN !
In the future it will lie cash on
uelier for nverjlliliitfwo sell.
Wti pay the cash ntul will save
you money if you trndu with us.
Wo haudlo the best in moats
The Cash Market
Hen C. Forbes. Prop.
Kvti-. customer we haw .s
satwUel custoiuei. We handle
only 'he best In Meats and (Sro
iirii) and always scud what
yf i order.
THY I S
W. A. GILLIAM
Phone CO E. Main St.
Are YouLooking forthe Best
If so we have it. Our line
in complete, our equipment,
the best. Everything clean
and sanitary. We are at
Phone us your order.
Cold Storage Market
Ramsey & Ramsey
Farm and City Loans
We inspect our own loans
200 W. Main St.
Films at Webbs' Studio
and use his Kodaks
The best in photographs,
always at Webbs'
Eight years n Ardmoro
k and at applications for ball
1 l mIimI. A a compromise thin af
:.ii'ioii wait set fjr a further c
. 1 1 ii i 1 1 at ton of the evidence.
Friends of Mull are hopeful that
"III In' ullowid to mike Iwmd
is Mi Vaughn, wife (if the dead
man. nrrr.ucd on a similar charge.
admitted t; ball iu the sum of
$:t..om. w. A. Sullivan and J. li.
Stilker )f Monroe City, who were
on Hulk first bond. nccomiwnted
him here and say they are prepared
lo put up $10fl,000 ca.ih bond for
rasing 42 Indictment.
Shawnee. Okie, Feb. 27. Forty-two
Indictments charging violations of the
prohibition law have been returned by
the dbtrict court grand jury against
J. W. Henderson, who Is now In Jail,
ills bond was fixed at $1,200 In each
case but he 1ms been unable to execute
It for that amount.
Hlghty indictments In nil hae been
return) .1 by the '.rand jury. The muly
lias adjourned until Tuesday that the
county attortic may draw up all th"
indictment'). It may adjourn Tues-
Good Things to Eat
VYesh niea's of all kinds
Everything fresh n d
clean. Prompt doli.Piy
J. A. CL ARICS
Mt'ur Fi$h and Oy$ur Parlor
For bargains in tho Wheeler
Oil nistrlct, ArbucUio Mining
District mid Wushltn Valley
lands. I buy direct from tho
allottee Miiich saves tiic pur
chaser a nice margin
B. S. CURTIS
Oflleo Sims Pciinini;ton Hid;;.
Olllco Phone fill, lies. Phono
Money and Land
Money loaned on land at 8 per
cent iu'ei est, payable annually.
W)i pay strict attention lo all
applications for loans and ;'t
the money without delay. We
have purchasers lor farms, who
will buy, also liavo lands for
sale. Let us know your wants.
LEDBETTER & WIMBERLY
Hlcdsoe Illdf;. Phone (ill)
Farm Loans I
Burwell & Dexter arc
making farm loans, as
heretofore without any
delay. They inspect all
lands and pay cash down.
Office over Guaranty
Phono (II W. Mnin St.
Notice All prices quoted on
circular subject to change.
No worry nbout high prices
when you do your grocery buy
liiere are many reasons why
you should, use Crown Hrand
ioods. The main reason Is
"TilKY AUK KKTTKK."
A home product, lie sure to
ask for the Crown Ilrand.
CROWN BOTTLING &
Morgan J. Hays, Prop, and Mgr.
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TWELVE OODIES ALREADY RE
COVERED BY THE HUNDRED3
OF RESCUERS NOW WORKING.
Slide One Mile Long and Thirty Feet
Deep Occurred on Mountain Side
Near Walla Walla, Washington
Many Buildings Swept Away.
Walla Walla, Wash.. Feb. 28. Five
hundred rescuers have taken out
twelve dead bod ten, while twenty-five
men. women and children hare been
taken alive from the slide that oc
curred at Mace last night. It Is known
that one hundred additional are dead.
The slide Is one mile long- and
Unity feet deep.
With scarcely a dividing line per
ceptible, the towns of Illttck Hear,
Mace and lJurke form a lou,; string of
houses for six miles. Mnce has n pop
ulation of ion, all with few exceptions,
storekeepers and school teachers In
tlie employe of the mine.
Three box cars, containing llfty
section men In the employe of the
Northern Pacific railroad, were stand-
! Ing on a side truck, when the slide
I occurred. All of theso men are sup
I posed to have lost their lives. Fif
teen houses have boon swept nway,
I according to the latest Information.
Another Slide Today. '
Spokane, Wntdi.. Feb. 2S. Early
this mornln another allde rushed
down on the town of lluike. crushing
scores of houres under thousands of
tors of earth nnd snow.
Sixteen iload have been found at
burke. How many are stll' burled
can only be Kuessed.
Thirty-live Italians. sle plus In an
outfit car. won- swept away. They
UFed their tools to illu themselves
out. All but oil)' of these have been
ni "minted for.
SENATE PASSES THE
WHITE SLAVE BILL
OKLAHOMA SENATE ADOPTS
HOUSE BILL PROVIDING PEN.
ALTY FOR "WHITE SLAVER."
Guthrie, Oka., Feb. 2.s-The senate
today d the house "white slave"
bill, providing for penalty of twen
ty years' Imprisonment for any per-
son guilty of pandering, procuring
j r in ail way engaging lu the
'white slave" traffic.
ST, LOUIS BANKER
RUFUS J. LACKLAND WAS PRES.
IDENT OF BOATSMEN BANK
NINETY YEARS OLD.
St. Louis, Mil., Fen. Itufus .1
I.iicidaud, president of the Hoatsni'-n
Tank, dli d here today Lf pneumonia.
He was lib years of ago. He was one
of the buxt known bankers n Mis
souri. Come to the big booster meeting
in the court house tonight.
When in Need
Of anything kept in a dry
yoods store, a grocery store,
a hardware store or when
you need anything try
J. Matt Moore & Son
Now Orleans l..i Feb.
The weather fMccut tor
Oklahoma f r tonight i in
criMMitm cloudlne ami whiiii
er. Tuesday unsettled and
)d)ler In the northwest.
PRESSMEN VOTING TODAY.
Election For International Offi
cersMay Rc-e'ect Borry.
ChtraKO, Fill. 2S. MeUlbels .f the
locals of the Pr -linen's I'nloii
tliioiiKhoiH the rountr are oiIiir t
day in an ele Hon fur International
officers. President George I Berry
H opfMised by former President Mar
tin 1 HlRirins 'and by Michael Rol
phcr of St. Paul. It is likely that
President Horry will be re-elected,
as under his administration harmony
in the ranks of the pressmen has
bieii restored and the organisation
Is stronger thin ever bef ie.
Peter Ootids of New York Is oji
poseil for vice preslileiit by Frank
It Wllku of Mllwnuk))', fonuerly a
vice president anil ornnnlzer. Mich
ael Flannery of CIiU'iiro will have
John .Mines of New York nsjulnst
him In tne contest for seroml vice
presldrut, and Clayton A. I'eiise of
CIiUiiko will have A. H. Kreltler ai
an opponent. Secretary Patrick Mc-1
Mullen of Olnclnnntl will have to
get more votes than ('. U. Crowley
If he Is returned u his present of -
CCEAN BALLOON TRIP.
Cncoclnn a Landing P aee Is Confl-
dent of Succt8.
New York. Feb. 27.- If Carl l.eps
or Hamburg can tind a proper p.ac
In the iK'lghlKir!i-'(;v?V a li!W.:
landing he Intends to sail In a big dir
igible fiom Oermany In April.
With eight motors generating l.Oiiu
horsepower, ho will make the trip
In three days, he say. He plans to
have nine pausenxers with him, al
though the airship would easily carry'
ten times as many.
l.eps did not brliiK the airship with
him. lie merely came to select n land.
lug place and will return to Germany
shortly. Ho declares that the airship
will In a short time take tho place
of all trans-Atlantic steamships as
passenger carriers and he thinks that
the blK Hnors may bo kopt on duty for
the purpose of transporting freight.
Come to the IiIk hooker meeting
at thi court h.iuse tonight.
x :: :t t:
j Purcell, Okla., Fel. 17. Tecuuis h
INDIANS WIRE SENATOR OWEN, j ,(art!(,s are planning to build liiterur-
I bans to Sulphur, Chit kasha, Guthrie
Gcronimo'e Bard Hse Confidence In , ,, .Mugfcogci'. The tlrst two of th
Owen Urge Passage of Bill. I abovo lm,nt0ned lines ought to Inter
Fnrt Sill. Okla.. Feb. 27 Fourteen , ust xlrtilst llH Wtb proper effort we
of the leading Apache Indians, held , boll(;V0 wo ,.,,, m.iuce them to bring
cu the military reservation here as j tholr c)lcka3ha lines past Purcell and
leiunant of Gcronlmo'a band, tonight
wl-cd Senator Kobt. I.. Owen at Wash
ington, approving the senate bill pro-
1 vidlug lor tribesmen's froedom and
allotment and urging Its passage.
; Senator Owen, himself an Indian, la
; chnmploulnic the cause of the Apaches.
1 With Geronlmo dead. Indians believe
the bill will pass.
If liberated they will bn given ill-
h.tmcuts north and east of the mili
tia y r servntlon.
Come to the big booster meeting
,.' Mi)- cour' h nise tonight
"Knows How to Shoe a Horse"
Best equipped shop in Southern Oklahoma for all
kinds of Blacksmith work.
Figure with us on anything iu our line.
One of our specialties:
Heavy wagons built to order.
AL M. RICE
19 Broadway ARDMORE, OKLA.
WILL ARREST THE
NEW JERSEY PROSECUTOR PRC
PARINO PAPERS FOR ARREST
OF THE MEAT PACKERS.
HAND THEM TO THE SHERIFF
New Jerssy Sheriff Will Immediately
I'lnee the Men, in His Jurisdiction.
New York. X. Y.. Feb. Capim
for tho arrest of the ludl -ted n.i it
packers and summons for the -l t'i
dieted meat corporations. erc nl-i
ed today 'by Prosecutor (lai wn. tio
will hanil them over to the sheriff for
The sheriff will rind nut at once whn
the Indicted men are In his Jurlsillc
AT COURT HOUSE TONIGHT.
Uooster Meeting to Cinch
New Hotel Proposition.
J There Is to be raised on a small
1 sum to complete the proposed sum
to secure the new hotel. Persons
who heretofore have hesitated to
j help lu the matter on account f
! lieruonal reasotis have entered Into
I the work heartily and there will be
some surprises at the meeting to-
j night. Thij mass meeting will be
similar to those he'd when 50.0un
a ruiiL'd easily I :. Jertaln put
poces and Anlmoie Is a better town
today than It was then. It ha-)
at this time more booster:) to th"
siiuare Inch, It has more money on tie
posit, It has more wide awake citizens
and the small amount to hi- subscrib
ed to the new hotel fund should be
ralsnl right off the bat. To every Ar l
tiioii; citizen a peculiar Interest will
UBt.h , thIg mt.,,tll(;. stiangers In
I tho clty who conteiuplute Investlni;
here are urged to be at the mect!n
and measure the enterprise of the
city by tin' enthusiasm of this meet
Intf. Ardmoro ism be depended upon
to do the right thin at the right time
and tho proper results will accrue
from the meeting tonight.
Planning for Interurbans,
start their Sulphur line hen', which
would certainly mean much to Purcell.
Acquitted of Murder Charge.
Duncan, Okla., Fob. 27.- W. II Povv.
ers, charged with murdering Ilobert
darrctt at Hastings, two mouths ago,
has been acquitted of the crime. The
defense proved that Barrett Irul
threatened to kill Powers. Harrc'
had killed a brother of Powers miir
Hastings about a year ago.
Come to the big booster mc-tlng
at the court hous tonight
W 1 ' Hi
Now Just Listen!
On February lfath we announced that the lots
in the beautiful
Had been advanced to $400.00 per pair. Wc
did not then know that the Confederate Home
would be located on this property, nor that all
city improvements would be extended across
the addition. "We raised the price because the
lots were worth the raise. Now to show our
appreciation of the kind encouragement ex
tended us by the citizens of Ardmorc. we pro
pose to still give the people of this city a brief
opportunity to buy at the old price of $300.00
per pair.'dn Our Extremely easy terms. Ifyou
want them, get busy, as this opportunity will
only be extended for a very few days. WE
MEAN JUST WHAT WE SAY.
Walter A. Evans & Co.
OVIOR THE CITY NATIONAL BANK
IN NOW ON-
IS YOUR PROPERTY INSURED
AGAINST LOSS BY STORMS?
If not. NOW IS THE TIME to let us fix you up a policy
J. C. King
$500,000.00 of life insurance money to
loan at 8 per cent annual interest. No broKerajje to
pay. I-'rivilegc to pay off and stop interest. Large loans
handled as well as small. Prompt service.
City Loans on desirable improved property.
Wanted, to buy some desirable farm lands.
A list of your for sale, trade or exchange property
See me before placing your business.
O. L. CHANCELLOR
Office phono HI, Hes. phone 322.
TELEPHONE NO. 190
Will bring you the nicest and best closed carriages in
Ardmorc. We have two bran new carriages, good teams
and do our own driving. We give all calls prompt atten
tion. Try us and be convinced that our service is prompt.
We make calls anywhere, any time, night or day
Office Handol HUlg., over Dltzler
Dry Goods Co.
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