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TVtsX DAILY WORLD, MONDAY. MAY 10, 1010.
A PUMPER'S DREAM A ROMANCE OF THE OIL FIELDS Bv Annie Jl Fratnhot CHAPTER IV. the train itrtw 4nto th , i..n Phil craned his neck window l M If h could and there she iitooil, hi V.Mrr with irrlag that .stiiiguished her from moat lnrn Jack Knirry umJ in Maty waa J'i' ditln- ..mr-mad woman on the ,t m the house, he wa n ,. i-hil hc looked Ilka in i thru and there. He .rMiln with a hnunil. and v nf being together again. .-I Jlfv I he wav ia nrr Miiiuunnr, ln-lpett her in Phil Mid, Mary, a Ptcre Arrow, v.iu'r putting on." nly amiled and told tn lnve hum. , i.-v iri off Phil ook both . ,d-i und uld her with ihling over lhrmelv of .. rluno that had coma In i way iut. When h told htm' nf hi friend Mary i v, Phil, Mr. Vlnton li l e richest man In tha oil .CI - M i ' ci : w i Marv ' nc Mil I. h.r tr.- rt.t (.n!v ( ( I. '' -,e lit the hlggel an rounu ! remember very well trier and father talking ry Winston. Vou aurely i nn your feet, ymi lurky tavjt II ).me f : W I'm:. It la good to ha together long separation. ln l It , n,i fur a few mlnulea they ii l for a few mlnulea they 4 1 frj" I 0 ,i aavlng a word. They iih.i ..t tlircigri the broad. Ion vu mm of Tiiiu, Pat beautiful home M garden. Imposing rhiirchea and ,(,.( building". "Vou fairly take ,.,. hreath nway, alefer. I had no . ... i corning to thU and thla and this, a he looked north, aouth. ..' nil went over'milea of city '"'-t" fc.jrponelv aald llttla of the irl'Va sT.:h. a T Wanted to lmprs eu. lint it truly wonnerrtii an jihfM beautiful home and Impnatng itnj.;dinM have gnn up an If by a ' Tn jc ti ii ' :ind." There is he tone In Mary's oire that l" heard when people feel tr.e pride of early aetllera. They rame to Mary' home In Maple liiftre. a part of the city de voted only t' beautiful realdencea. It In hkc a great park, a they drove irirmiirh the hroad gateway, with lie lamp lighted post on through a teautif nl lawn to the portrochere. )'li:l trrnblird hie alaler'a ahoulder nd fairlv nhook her. "Mary Con laon Fmfrv, why on earth bVve you kept 1 thla nifiBtilflrenre from your old pa! " "ih. n la inh fun tij mrprlee mil. but wait until you aee the kld- e. thev lire the heat of all, and Jark. I lT"pe, will be here to greet ynu " . An thev entered the hallway Jack Tn erv rnie to meet them and wel iriniM Phil with the greatest cor- nuimvnd then tumbllna; over each eih'r in their haate down theefctair v enme the denreat or roaleet of tin Sim-'in and Philip. Phil cave ene lenit whletle aa he leathered the T"'inmer In hla irtna and aaaitmed II ene Innit will lmJ"'inter In y' onv ihe ft I'ni i prlvei ""' ! all v If 'iii had ma aire of a ynuna- I'ncle prlved of hia rlahte. "Jark erv wonderful. I knew made anod. but I didn't Vi"w thai It went ao far aa thla. .Whv Ihi'ne erv kiddiea are a aur-p-i. thmiKht of them aa llttla li r mil ' "lhies Tnrle rhll, why we ride Veves". tut Kuean made her feet fir In Imitntlon of their apeed. "Oh rv In laed. u at once when you arr dnwn utalra that I waa mla nkpn " lul hurried to aay. They I launheil, nnd Mary told the twtna 'hr nilithi tnke their I'nrle to hla "'m rtinner would Boon be ready, 'af t riff they went. Afier (tinner while Mary went up i'o the children to tm-k them In I'll. J.i. k mid Phil talked over the frnn and ruria nf Phll'a new work. J'ck h-iil many Rood autcxeetlnns " make Bnd told T'hll he could not Hie marled under belter auaplrea. "If VVinmnn likes you and you make Viirwlf v .iliiHtle. aa I know you n. vu ran walk riRht atralfht kead in a'irrnaa " AR.iin Phil saw the vlalrvll of l:nn.l this time Hn the white horse "h her ),ea, hrd hllth. "herr Mary Joliifd them Jark 4le s.mn exnme and went Into his rj.lv. f,ir hp knew the aipter and "i'1'.ee u nuiti like to he alone to l'r.rr nf ir their lona; aepurallon. The eveiilnirs were Rrowlna; cool, iil Marv and John sat on a low t taf ,re a wood fire In the library M talked until late. Phil told Mary ' hu adventure and how Hhanna. r ' rtre ;,, .,dv. had come to him In " stnrm Mary listened Intently, ''"klmr keenlv et T'hll at times and nn he spi.he with areat feellna; of "l lesl'e to 1otn tha HVen.h In ""Ir fichi for liberty, aha put her -..li ar.i mi hlrn and they were '1'it for a (imp. Hnd then Marv t "I'hil t i, n ,ip to vnll you row ,,. ,. MtJ,rl,(, u, ln lh, "nd ihree -ers iiro we "httrhed J"ur wiie,,,, t., a NtLr". So far Phil, I 'ni).n v. e that you have turned ""'l Vi .. nre yount; and atrona: M r.. tt,e -Master of your fate' '" '' 'T," (.'aptaln of your soul'. You :.l make Vnur dreama come true I hi'e ,. fnMr )n you.. ,.h k-ed hi. 8!s,er nnd nlirht and went hu r .... I, hut not to aleep until r ,, ,nriB ptrt. lri ni)Mn. r l:ri her nf all that hud pome ,'niii In i he paM four days, and 'K.r.r. h. r t.i let nm wnte her until . ;' in. t aiMirt. tie addreaeed tha '" '" "dford. Pa., the only Ki, v."k later unopened and tri-ked laimed". but undaunted Pain and aaaln with the nr. fctni Ten I'h. ".vnr: !1 ll', "i" m hie heart thai l'r:e waa the one woman I for him and he believed r' P. and ad he waited 4 .... '' Pr veira these verv unnnened l i "M l good diary of Phil's "bilged to take rooms r.s,.e, "' hr nP,,r hl" ff'ra and " T " "",n"' but he waa glad lo h. f,,"'1 '"a healo.uarters where "f with hia enter much w.t- f'f.d if taak tie had.ln thla ' Phil mailn titnrf- lha '" h. nuirklv and afier t r.n-on r'ehruary Mr. h " r!'rapbrd r'hil one day 10 "-'i.r a."'. 'Hn"1 Tul" ,n ,n l"iM, , o clock Philip had 'li.,.,.,,, T n" nnly rePect and '- 1 ,, 'ni man of big af- t Mm''irl""L affection ' In h. , n;vh,,,l many time that ''I hi. , h' nnw what a true n. 'fend had been to hi. IhUltf, h. room) early tjter din- ner anrj went to tha hotel. He walked through the crowded loliliy and not seeing Mr. Winston, he look the elevator up lo tho next floor In the lialcuny that runa around the court of the entrance to the Inhliy. Here he rent Id watch fn Mr, Win 'inn. 'He looked down on an axM-m-bUe of nien aa ruamepohtan as any ever Keen In the anoula of hotel lob bies Thla had beefi Ihe rendirvmie for mn In the ml business since the Oklahoma flcldn were opened The hotel'at the brirtejninK of the ml ex clteineni had been called "The Uoh. Inson'' and waa tiut it bourdliiK house beide ihia modern iniany sinned bulldint;. On a seat again! one of the p. lara of the lobby hat an Hrtf linh.nan every bit Knglleh even to bis niunnolo. talkuiK to a lierman Jew The Hermans were not In ill favor here yet; the went did ivot waken to the true conditions unnl aiuiie lime after the I mied Hiatea had ile. laied war with liermany. Near the dour waa a stranite (roup two yoiana; nien. ou wnuld know they were e.ieiei uera--thev looked from Ihe cut nf their clothea and their carriage like men not Iimik out of Vala or Warvs.nl, an.) with them were two Indian siiuaws. ilu older woman evidently ihe mother of the )oun irl of aboui :0. The youngsters wine wnrkniK hard with the atolid Iml'.an Moinen to ttct them to sIkii the papera they held In their hand., an oil man would recnuniie at nine ihe deal. The nu n wanted to leaee amne nf li Imlian Und allotted by the a-nverntnen! In these aiiiaw and thev were now king them In Man the ,.ontiait Rlvlnit them, the -nvn. the riKht to drill for the oil they felt sure was in thla undeveloped larwt They were at at rewarded It i the older woman who npnke; she did nol aay much. It looked fioni the dtntanre aa If ahe only opened and cloaed her mouth, but It waa enough The yonuger woman shook her head and also opened and closed her mouth. The women made their mark on the reaper and rose alowlv and went out. looklnR neither to rlxhl or left, with no more concern than if they were walking throuirh an empn i field. As they turned to (to out Phil ,w .trapped to the back of the younner woman a Tittle black haired ! Lpappoose. The buby s eyes were lihe blark coals, and they blinked and winked at the HeTRTii llRhi much more awake than Ha mother or irandniother. Tha younR men. havlni acrom pHahed the first part of their busi ness, hurried to their mnma to per fect their plana for the fortune they sit before them. There were a number of Holland era among the crowd, men of sub stantial build and distinguished vai rlaae. Thev were (iiie!ly niinalini with tha rest, talking here and Hi tching there. r"roni where Phil Ml he could see i the whole panorama, and could hear the voices. French. Herman and IUtch. K'ngllsh, good and bad. and the occasional gulteial grunt nf an Indian. Two cowboys swung h tho door Into the crowd, their Wiir breroa with their red scarfs making a hit of color In the room. One woife -mi- i,.w Th.ir hih. heeled hoot, and spurs clicked and clanked on tha tile floor aa thev went through the lobbv on their way to Ihe restau rant. The dnora sw ung open next tn a sheriff armed to the teeth He looked keenlv through the crowd, ferreting with his sharp eyes every corner. Not satisfied, he went up to the balcony, and as he pnssed Phi', he. aald' "Ain't aeen anything that looked like a bootlegger from Ihe tirarka go through here, have vou I traner?" To Phil s "no." ho wen! on through the corridors No 01 seemed at all ea.lted until a lit'.'' later a shot rang out and the sheriff came In through the restaurant from the kitchen leading a poor haml ruffed specimen nf humanity, tall, lank and long haired a long pistol hanging at his llt. The men made wav for the couple to walk ihromrh oa their way nut. and that was all Kverynne was too intent on" wh.ii was working in ihelr own tnindi to take much Interest in the affairs oil!- side . . . Kaahlnnable women n.-iMien through the crowd on their wav to restaurant or balcony, stopping often lo greet friends among Hie men IHamondn fl.uhed fi fnv. cecki. ears end arms and ve. some lines ir.iiu the high heels nf slippers, veal dia monds, no pasle here At last Phil saw Mr. Winston cm- Ing through the door ant ne niir rled down to meet him "Well, Phil, thia is a sight you don't see on a Saturday n.ght In the Kast, eh"" Your fsther nnd 1 had a taste of It In riradfo in the earlv risv. there hut never anvtkMng brilliant and at cosmopolitan 11 s this. It Is Interesting" Yes I like It. sir " ald Phil "I feel Ihe red blood rome to the surface and my mind seems to clarify, and I long to get Into It all " The older man laug'ied nnd put his hand on Phil s shoulder "You've got t. you ve got 11 It's in the blood, you know boy 11 lust as vou do now when I first saw the gathering In Pradfor-lj of the keen-eyed alert men of the oil business ' Thev always remind ' me nf hnroughbred race horses tens and ready fir the track Let f.r-d . a place to sit dnwn where we can j talk " 1 Thev walked Into the restaurant an I ! eat down nt one of 1 lie. little lahle.. and as an excue for beiny there ordered milk and vlcbv Oklahoma had been "dry ' since she wis ad mitted to the I'nion as a si.Ce a few year ago Mr Wins'on looked at Phillip and said: "You have cone fir be vond me exper'nt'.ons in the work here. Phil, and I am making you a new proposition I am going to make some new Investments in proneitv that lookes good tri me In the Tcxn fields I will take vou In with me and you ran make payments as yn.i can from your salarv as superlniend ent which will be sufficient to alf.w vou to soon clear vour share. I' w.H mean leaving vour s:sier sen r"'"'har, luck" raid Mary from pleae.int a:in comt.ir'noie 'iiiai . tera Into a roiich nviturv r.u- ' on re voung Aga n. what sjiy yw'" "What do I say air? I wish 1 knew all the words In the dictionary I'd put them all together Into nt e big one to suit tht, occasion Indeed t will arrep vnur big offer 'i I AtlAIN. I w'll try to thank v"t bv doing mv heal." 'All right, hoy It a ha'galn Tack up and meet me at fta-irer i "v Vnnrlav morning. You will feel the rH blond surging when you eee some of the work down there. Good night " And Ihe husv man wan off Phillip .od. thinking hard for a ininii'e. and then elaiien .11 a touch on his aim, and turning nw two eves as full ai ever of unialu.ng wiicheiv looking in'o his Weie thev grav or black or brown or blue" Me knew nol, for thev biMoiged to none o'hef than Hh.inna Limrir o n,lie i" tl irv' eif Phil shook hinieelf to make sure it was not a dream this lime and as asuiei bv hearing Hhanna nerr l.uiKh She h inii'iiducing him to her fiieml. and explaining how thev, the three girls, had a ten-davs' mi t.ltioii from their hnapital work a'nl I redas faiher, Mr Kenyon. bad I't hub h I tlii'tn wlili him for a ipilck tour of the western nil fields Thev had arrived In Tulsa that morning and were 10 make the late train at n.ght back 10 New York "Wr have had tt delightful trio " I an Id Shanna. "We have covered given lne feeling of awe added to ni great adjuration of Arneiha the vastness nf It and lis possibili ties are wonderful I feel now hcn I snv I'nt'ed States I should open my mouth as wide as 1 i nn from east to west and nonh to smith.' "We came froni our rooms out to the balcony lonlght". said Kreda Kenton, 'to see what father radN 'representative samples', these men of all nationalities, kinds and creeds, and who should Shaniia ,py Hie erv flist thing but you. Mr I'nulson" "It surely has proven a delightful discovery for me', said Phil, "and I want vou lo come Villi me to meet 111 v sister Mrs Kmcrv While vou are getting vnur wraps I wilt bring a car to the door Vou will give my sister and me this pleasure won t vou He looked at Miss Kenyon and her father when he spoke, but his voice called to Shanna If the girls are willing I alnli he delighted. MY t'nulkon to meet vour sister. I knew her hubsand in Hrad. ford a member nf yeara ago " Phil went out to order a rar, and when he returned Mr. Kenyon and ' ' . i ..V T"7, l'f he hotel ''" 'r,n r"n"' the girls" were waiting for film and were soon oor Phil could Inns of a feel ing of pride aa they entered the beautiful home, and wtyn Mary came out to meet Iherrr and Jack with her. hla eyea spoke the pride In hla heart Mary took In the situation at once and greeted them mil with great cordiality, and after a few minutes talk she led the way into the con servatory where, coffee waa served Marv and Jack hnd Just finished dinner. Mary maneuvered so that Shanna and I'hll were left behind a minute nrM Phil made the most of hi time. "Youxflre very dramatic Prlneeae ft Prcam. In vnur entrance upon the alage of n' life. I can't yet catch my breath, and you go so soon. Can't VOU persuade your friends to stay over? I wwint so lo have you know my alster " "No", said Hhan na. "I 'ih' sorry but our play lime Is over and ba.'V to work It Is tin earlv lrw.a.u h.,.rnln' V' wlll'lliflt ntlbl t now. Thla haa been a delightful outing for me and this la surely very nice ending again I'on't you 10 have met you think Kreda Is at- tractive'"1 "Kreda. Mis Kenyon, one nf your friends Yes oh, yea. I'm sure she isj I will look at her w hen we Join theni " v Hhiinna laughed, she couldn't help It. this was aucli delicious uncon scious flalterv of Phil's), and when Hhanna laughed Phil forgot every- thin: else. rine iiiestion nerore we join tne others: Why doesn't Mary think of something else, take them nut on the tennier court chicken park or some moremore distant place? "I 'id you never receiv e myjeitere' oh, how stupid, of course you didn't for they all la.ne back t' me every one unopened and unclaimed." "Shore I never received 11 letter from I vou said Khanna with Ihe slightest 'and preltlnsf nf Irish accent Phil 'longed lo lake the girl In hla arms. I but insiea.i he hastily told her nf I what he had dona and what he was going to do and how he had written her of It all, but with no return, and now be must have her address "Where did .vou send your letters Prince I "reamer '.' ' "To Hradford the only address I knew " phil replied "lib" laughed Hhanna "I left there the dv afier I saw you and I have bien In the hospital hard at work ever aince Phil bad Just sinned to tell Hhannn of the good fortune that was leading him to the fulfillment nf hta dreams, when: "oh. Khanna you must havesnnie of this delicious ( nf fee. It Is real coffee, the. fust since we left evv Yoik!'' oh, Kreda, how could you' Jack had taken Mr. Kenioti off to his s'udy for a e.noke Phil did his best to be n gracious host and Kreda and Janet wondered if Tulsa society bad many more like him bill lo Phil everv minute that wa in ke.t 1 f,,t!off on the jtre.it clock seemed like luet so filch condensed intrigue againsr nis nappiness. It went so f.'s'. the nine. Hhd not another word alone did he have with the lady of 1 is di.-iins excep' as be was leaving the car she said In a low voice: 1 11 p.i its will It be ,'' The train pulled out anfl Phil fell his heart pull out wlih it t'h. how ! loudly the cast (ailed Why was he 1 here' hv did be , ver dune wee:' j No place for an easterner Wh ' llui this iris inn nonsen.-e parsed instantly , w hen he hear,) Mirv s delicious (let 11 f)i'(t kheik h u li 1 ma I h i I iliat had always lifted h'lni out of all hie depths "Phil. dear, did vou get M lenrlr nddresa? No" Well. did f 4lo' is at 'he Itooe.-v r'.l bon.ltal" "'h Mary, vou a -e a trump. (Ion t half deseive vou," i w hsch Mary laughed an ur). let-standing li' Mc laugh ati'i led the way to the car J.c k and I'hil follnw rtie ber 1 111 the way home Phil told Mary, and .lack of the new aajfer from Mi j Winston and that the only dt.iwbn.ki the distance from them ' It Is " 1 1 1 ' as w e 1 p h-iviiiir mil happv ttlue to gether .igiiti, hut I would not keep vol dear It is a wonderful oppor tunity a'1'! vou must make the most of it so that ou some day mav real ize our .Ireains before nu nre too rid to believe In them ' Paler be foie, going to bed, Marv put her arm nn her brother's and said. "Phil, vour princess is a real one I don't won d. r nt your dreaming" "1 ih Mirv. If onlv she could know what Is In my heart" "She wlU some day 1f you con tinue 10 advance, Phil, a you are now1" doing vou will soon l.e where1 vou enn go on lo ew , 01 k and ! carry our prim ess awav In voiii 1 private vaiht, away to vmir Isle nf dreams". "Iid vou hear her Icifih Marv"', "I did and I full a.i ir I were In ihel old w...K Phil under tlie gre.ii ,rnrh and the, w.,i.-r was gtirgltni; . over the soft iiiohm und I it 1 1j fi t n and through the , ievi.e "That i 1 Just It. Maty " slid Phil. .be makes vou think of home and the pli.es vou love and all thai is beaut if ill and good musi inp thinking Mary, and "get at work and d" mv very biggest best or I won't ever feel that I .art ak that voi.e to speak lo me In winds of hue I must accomplish big thii.g'. and I feel II is In me ho here s to bed His'er. to dream of private vachle and itA'' lle of Preama. and up iarlv In 'tie morn ing to pack foi Ti-vic. ' Phil Kissel Mary verv tenderly as be bade her good night. A month later Philip was In his office at ItaiiKce. ho bad lust come In from watching a well drilled In. hla high bonis were thick with mud and bis cunt, .1 reefer. was covered wiih his face waa beaming, bad Just finished reading a from Mr Winston e.olng that short ml . b" lei ler at the meeilng of ihe directors of tie com pany Ihe day befoie he b'ld been congi at ula'ed upon finding (he itirht man. and thev wanted to ly-surc I'hll of their satlhfactloti 111 all be bad done and 1 heir support in 1 lie work he was' doing Ptctly good reading, that to a .voting man doing his best Mr, Winston bad been down the week before and bad bought up much of the adjoining ptoperty to Ihelr leasee, and he haif1 congrat ulated Phil on hla en-stem, his effl- 1 lency In judging und handling men. and the results The wnrjd luoked rrv roan col ored to Phil, he was actually at the "big things." Ins mind was teeming with plana for tho carrying on the work here; he realised fully the lug responsibility placed upon him and was more than ever determine to lostify Mr. Winston's faith IrfSJiini line ihlng today hud been trouble, him. and he had come to his office to think It out. on No. !t. one nf ihe wells, there had been 11 gomt deal of grumbling among the torn, anil as h pasted n group of men on his wav In he he.vrd his name spoken with an oath bv a man who had been with them onlv the past two weeks Mr Winston's letter made him for get for the time He walked lo the window and looked out. but he saw nothing of the sordid outlook and muddy alreeta. what be aaw was the face of a woman wttlr tantalliing eve. Were they blue or grey nt black or brown Phil enuled n happy smile and went back to h:a desk "Klra' Kxlra' Paper sir and a barefooted boy poked a Kort Worth paper at him He look It. gave the boy his pennies and opened the pa per on ihe desk before Tiltn. "The t'nlted States has declared a,. Cernmnv' I'hll stared and read again.' Could It be at lust the bear. had awakened frnm hie Inrlg aleepl America at war' 11. ant with his head In hla hnds thlnklna- faet and hard until he hesr.t the door open, and looking up saw one of hla men standli. rap in h.nrf Kef.vr. blm Phil s face was white and atreTlned as he turned to the man and said. "Have ou seen the paper. Max? Hear this," and he read the headlinea aloud. "Meln Unit." the man exclaimed ..a nhn look e, I no at the man 111 full of contending emotion realized he was n fullblnoded ,. and II was he who had end ller beeli When inin i.iLi'n 10 the group of men t, huri hu name used a few nte. before It all flashed before him In an instanl. and wnrked qub'klv as the hn.,,1 head walked out bis mind fellow-' W'll h nf the of- Thla man had caused the trouble nnd dlseatisfictlon among ihe men This was Ihe beginning of war with us but not with liermanv, her sys tem had been lung at work Phil went nut arm wen. i...... tn well, talking lib the men of the States had taken eiep the rniien ...r in'klritr rcrlnut.lv. aim 1 tie n..-ii - some with great leeuos ..... Phil Willi lilies, ,..ne ..-"..'- -. s r,r.i ui.s answered ""'H'r Ihe Ctrmans come over here What n bout our navy - now "" - ' - our army nvei ,. , ,., ,.ne ,c.i .. . .... f - i v... a I,,, sin .11 r. in . .. WO" 11 . , ..,,M J hope thev and not be v eai a said, "eii, arm ka pe It a over mere mess an enmin over nnr "'" ( over this rmne rn nun . Phil le.o-o what Mix (m his wav to veil N'c -yi.,,,1. ihe foreman of that and be nub kly told him nt h , felt wai Krupp had verv sure in. 11 been niakln; nil th" . ...... a,,,,, ond that he hope. I ne wmild let him Ko before more ec rtous trouble came from his l'rP- I ....o.i.. The foreman- a bright. vnung chip, agreed with Phil and sild he would get rid of him at once Phil walked back through the fold ; to his office and to hia overwrought) mind the men eegregalcd themselves In the form of rank and file the drillers tools' took the form i.f gun havonet and the rat of th" at penter s hammer sounded t to march Hack In the off. hH H t bis desk, pulled out . ..ill Ph. tel.'- graph blank and wrote: "Mr H W Inston. "..Hi) Park Ave. N'".v York OM "When may I ace vou1 Musi en list fni eer. lee as soon its p'.v'tl" "PHILIP COI'I.SuN " And then as he folded it h- 'h-.u.th how. when, where and wh.i' vv 10 fATARRH II XT 1 I at i. Catirrh try the vipor treatment ICR'S VAPORU TT0UR 50DYiU ARO'- - SQK GQ DROPSYi-SBr Shnil breathing, r t" t in ft t bourn. iwlni rt,ud in a f U?f. ragtiUlst Ihei l(Tr. kidnyi tnikti And hrt. purif tn th blood ittrnffthtm nttr Tm Write fnr lr triJ treat mrt CD'im Dropty Bcmady Co, Dept V. AOanla. Ot I ADIES SIOOIIEWARC! isEs mm Pm- lawful "MmtMr" rnvnaww1. riwft mm f-fcai Uefr. mmwt rbUivt. han nl tmm m 1 1 4r N Hrm. pv or tnrtinr9 nt wm. iv or .itr set v 0 e How i' null kcr I , that was Hi.' I'hi-te was .1 knock at the incM-tlKet M, tri llgbl do.. 1 him 1 -1.11 ti I I i:, Hid M im Phil opened it and 1 1 vv 1-. a 1 abU-gt.itii from I ie.,d eti.iiKht that highway for MIA N N A ' . nr. Voir r-'lieiliin I under ,l I k e mil- I ,. . .1 III St. l Iher siid I'hll lo himself, and 1 died ihe boy as he was in. I g n e him hla message n he 1 'nil Mr II. Winston, after 1 hinging Hie n .is iossihe ' lo "at otice." s aii extra .111,1 tier boy hint v CO-11 . X III e I - lite 1t1.1t ons-sago to the operator. 1 '' f "I e llltllt Hie .1 IKW IT fl 0111 M 1 W Instnll I. .nt 1. 1. Hue vou Walt a tnln- I ill on 1 he vv a ." Inl vv ,1 t.-oltit,; again Shaniia'a -ice. knowing the full ine.lli P H" w is Minim Willi his P lne-. isi; lil.ntvs 1.11 he, knee and Hie cable giaoi 111 his hiiuls when he was con cuius nt .1 movement outside the window and the eune instant a allot was fired , Ilu, ,110 tingled from Ihe 1 lu-i'iiisss of Hi. Imilet Some sense, he n, -mi knew what, made linn sink fui w.lid on his I im'. Ihrowinu his full death. liturc focw 11.J. simulating but lolling s.i Ills I lulu arm Was at his c, . mini nd So when the ''"'.l ne. I he was ready and sprang to his t.,1 armed M ,x Knipp stood l.efoi n hini. his la. e distorted with "K'V Hon. Ho Una is the wav loini.inv righls is it Well Aiiiit 1. a Is ready mil see." said I'hll an, I w it li a lid f 1 1. ill revolver In his right hand monkey wrench he nicked the I ll III In Ills left, he faced the man .111. 1 forced him to turn and walk before him 1,, ilv , ti, had not gone far when u, m,n wheel I and fired, but again missed Ills II 1 11k and Insane with fury, hn turned th nun to na own temple and fired, sine thin tune nf his mark and so 1 ti.!,-,! 11,0 . r,..t w lib tienii.iny. Mi' Winsion at rived In Hanger a f"v ,l.ia later and Iom no lime In Keirtng tin, businefa, in Mini.,, so us t" jeleaM. Phil M,. was heart and soul in avmpnihy wlih I'hll. enlist ing and did ull In his power K help bi n. It w.u, not m.,,iv ,t,lv ,frB I III I was on his way ,j camp Phil who but a week before was ill earn ing .li earns of great anibllliuia, wealih and power and all they bring. All ilils was given up with Joy at the ibniight ih.u be vvna young and Mining and iM.ulit now be proud that he was an American to si,,,,., .111, Ins own countrymen side by aide nn 1 ne allies in the war for Mg.iinst w 1 nng. right I'hil. on hia way east to Join the Platletlniig n.ilnlng camp, atopped over 11 day In Tula. tu aay goo.lbv In Maiy and Jack, ihe latter waa met and '.'Jul did not aee hini until la'nr. but .Mary and Ihe children ere there and ;i shout of joy went up w hen ibey mhw him. I'hll lold Mary of how nulckly his plana had been maid, and hla wotk put In order for leaving nnd of hla eagerness in get into training and overeeaa. Mary loved him and fuaaed over him M, gave him ail km. la "f ptiasible and linpoaalhle things 10 bulge hla bags, tjhu told hini, wlih oei iirina around rum and her eyea euimnir origin wiih unshed leurs, how proud ahe waa of hia enllalltig, how hhe knew It wiih what their mother would have him do and what his fulher would have done befoie hint, and then the hour cjutie and Phil left her lulling and waving In the doorway. Hhn turned back and held her babies tlghlly to her. hard ly breathing until she heurd the wlusile (.f ihe easibnund train In the distance, and then well, ahe did what thousands of nihor women weie doing, she s'ood up and mulled .tud packed her lonel Ineaa an, ach ing down deep In her heart and never let them see the light of day i' "ill Ihe dawn of peace lifted It for her I'liil, when he arrived In New York, went at once to the Itooaevell hospital nnd asked for Hh.inna and being told she waa not there he asked o nee .Miss Kenetl. the sillier- rtltt'lldcnt, lis he felt she could loll him more than (-lAnvonn elae of t'banna. Miss Sfnett met him with gnat cordiality and lol, him of the II Hint came foi muses for river- f,e,is scrviie only a short lime before the 1 tilled Stiles declared war. and that Shanna fell 11 was her duly to d" as sue bid no one depeiiilenl upon her She naturally dreaded the mm voyage, hut her actie of duly and loyally to her adopted profes sion corn 111. re, I her feats and she Milled 111 Man h soon after her re- torn from her western trio i'-hiH eVlVlllti d, Phil's letleis being re lurnVl at'H'i 1 "She left a letter ad- lre,'rs.4j .von ob my desk the night In- b-fi. a.-i t-rw- was In a great rush -he asked me to stamp and mall 11 for her in the morning She iraiiml "I hie of Ihe letter when I left hr the dock, but when I ea:ne back 11. y desk !be iniiei was no where at 111 Personnel The Officer of the (.(.erate n every way personal attention, tn y.x hange with the advice with I lien- f irta ncial anil business requirements. M M I irltn, Hoard Ch-nrma n "f 'he II II linger. 'U'lVO (.' ( 'ha Irrnan tn in itlee of the i; W Him lull. President 11 I.. Stand' ven, ice pres Trust )f fi' er f 1 II Icon.i rd, b e Pres and Kxchange Trust Company No 1( nn F.ast I'.NK.i'l'Ttilt Ti'-t htkk Tulsa, lt'tNH IH;PAHTMI.NT Affllljili'd with ihe I lo he found and I had 1111 uta of vour addles.-. 1 have mil heard I10111 sh.iiiu.i it,'.l ihe o(fu lal ni'll.i- ot III.' ' 1 1 1 1 . s landing Her pi. lit w .1:1 lo go to lielatid tot a It w it iV;, lo a' tend 1. 1 s.une business peiiainlng t her .stale, and tiotii thefn dlicil 10 I'. hi, vvheie hhe hoped to g." lino til.' Aincti. in . 1 111 to. la 111 e at .Vein! iv I11 n. e she hi., lived in Par l: a' tl.Meii n' times in. I speahn l ien. Ji lliuiitl.v .... she wi,i, vv.ili hi r splen ill. I I. . .I'h and g...ai irainiuK. 111. iki a 11 1 n v a 1 11. 1 Mr n 1 1 sc l'll: Ihinked Mi-s f-.-liett llliel as suet bet If he got over he woo.d l. t he. k in.w .f he no 'I Sh in 11 1 M.ss s. io n, lold him nl ihe eir.ptv place -Shantia had lefi In tlie lios lit.iU h..w all had grown to live h.-i and how her , hat ni and persmaliiv and heei v opiimism tiad 1. it rod pa -tienta and nurses over haul tilai es Phil could have llalened Indef.nitelv to ihe singing of Shanna s P alses. but it was lime for him to leave lot bis ti V't g.'tng inn ih Again tl ank Ing Mlsa S.neil, he was off The time In the naming ramp seemed very long to the vining Americans I here who wire lunging to get over, seaa and Into the thick nf the fight, but I'm le Sam's lawn have to be obi'Ved and thai waa one of the rust, lam and biggest things to learn At last Phil waa gia.luaied fr.uia training and went to Camp W ads worth at spai lanburg. S '. Willi the rank -nf first lieutenant. Theia he made many friends and enjoved Ihe ansm Intion of l.ngiish and I rench pfficeia, as well as ourewih There was great irpilclng when the order finally rame lo embark. II did not lake long to break camp, and Ihev were III lesa than a week packed like sardines In a box on the great "lav inthon" llerniiiny'a old "Valer land" ending awav in Kranee There must have been many aching, hoiiiealek hearts among these liny, but im one wnuld know II unless thev felt li through th clinging of the handshake or In the auperlatlveneaa of Ihelr cheer. in, those wonderful American bnva' The voyage nil uneventful of course there were manv false alaroi of the dreaded eubmnrlne. but that onlv added Interest They were landed at llreat. and were there for a few rtav only be fore being sent on They aaw the eplendld work of the Amerlwan women of 'he lied t mas. theaf women who have slood at their pot unfiilllna. nieellng Ihe Incnmlng hnata and doing all In their pnwer to help Ihe enldler In any way pimal ble Phil, with eeven other officer, waa sent lo an unknown deatlnatlon. All thev knew was that their dfvls Ion waa to Join the rtrltlsh. aax they were In need or more reservw ai Ih front The eight men Otaveled for two night and two luva shut In a compartment that ordinarily wnuld be comfortable for four or six Thev, of course, had lo lep sitting upright: they cnoked their meala on an alcohol slove. their bath con sisted In rubbing each nther dnwn wlih a, towel, and yet In spile of then discomfort these iindauntable hoy thev were all nol much more re. norted the "lime nf their live" Krnm the lime thev Joined "the rtrltlsh, I'hll found Utile time for writing or dreaming. HW effort to locate fthanna had brought no resrult. and now life was Inn lrenu- oii to think more - than an hour ahead The dlvlalon waa equipped with rtrlllah rlflea and machine guns and had to learn how to uae Ihetn. o It took aeveral week of training beor they were ready for action. Thev flrel held a reserve line dlghl behind th! flrltlsh line In front of Mt. Kemmel fnr some tltna and then went Into the front line and chaaed the Hermans over Kemmel. then the division win withdrawn and put In near Cam bra I. and then came the battle when they hrnke Ihe (linden burg line covering themeelve with glory after about Ihree week of al most con'.lnual fighting. I'hll dlallngulshed himself nn several rtccslon and received both the American dlallngulshed aervle. cross and the Prltlsh military medal, he made several excursions Into No- V - USED. FIFTY-YEARS FOR RHEUMATISM ' AT ALL DRUGGISTS ' Trust Conipanv endeavor to customers to whom thev give 1 h-lr 1 hem them, and lo obtain f Arthur N'ewlin, Secretary. K. II Haversioek, Ass't Kee'y and Asa t Trust Officer. P. H. Moody, Treasurer. J A. Chapman, Vice T'res Prank Maskell, Vice Pres If I''. Sinclair, Vice Pre. John R. Woodard, rnune. Third F'reet Oklahoma MnPT'i A PM I N 1ST It ATt H i,'l AltlilA.V AUK. I.11AN HI.PT. 11 liange National Hank M in Land to bring In the wo'indnl, : 111. I I.H lll.lM.I l,.nl I... Ik J . m I ... l.ullelH ,,n, hooibs, hut 'h lai.1 div of th" S.'.teml.a ballli-n he was erwwllng over Nn.Mni. Land 1.. the l.odiie or ihe .Ir.id andl woiin,i., friend and for. Ivn.g to rci. h one of his own ni. i whosr ' J v.,i, ,- he 1 uuld h''.ii- .allins in agony i I foi net- ,. bid mi I era w led 1 a ehot t diet. nice w hen he w an Mil 111 k )iv at. evplodnig tcoiil. and be la-.t he retnetnlu-red reiihing for hi 1 knife o ml Ihe nel nf lull I.. . I w 11 e 111 his wa The exploding bomb cut Ihe wire in bus. but al the Minn- ; nine lore lis wv through Phil a1 lining bodi leaving-a pa ml vain of I the spine, and for weeka ha lav like one dead. I1111 iincmis nf ull about.) him Me was laken from hor.plt.il to hospital until one day he was carried Inio the, famou Anierb in ' bimpiial at Nentllv Paris, wlilih, when ll) I nlted Sliil.s wettl into wit. wan na I Military Hospital Nn I When bis clothes were given over to Ihe nurse in charge she wa none oilier than Hhanna l.owrle, and when she put the content of Ilia poi-kets lb place lagging each piece, she came to the bit of lac from her own dress covered with red hlmid tains. and In a flash she saw Ihe plrtur nf ihe. light III a cabin window and an open door wl'll a tall young knight of ihe oil fltlda taking her hands and leading her Into the cabin shelter. A cry "Philip" escaped her lips, and for Ihe first time nn duly Shanna eonl nrv deserted her and sha broke down completely and cried, cried until aha herd a cry of pain from th bid beyond the Heard door, and ah hastily dried her tear and went hack on duly, a bit red-eyed but con trolled and nmlllng. Thai smile and Hhanna Irish humor had brought many a poor boy mil of the dark shadow. Aa soon as possible Hhanna found her wav lo th col wheiV Phil lay and "holding- on tight" b looked down at hi far an worn and thin h would hardly hava known him. Hhanna made a solenot vow that he should live If skill and nursing could do II. and she found the dm Inr In charge of Ih case and h told her It haj been one pf Ihe mot hffHn caae they had operated upon, hut the man constitution eemed mad of Iron, and thy felt now that h had a good chance, with Ureal care, tn pull through. Hhanna watched and waltd. laklng vry minute h could spare frnm her many iratlentl to watch ovr rnn. Th realiaallon or a ral over- powering lov for thl yuung Amer ican iving them an hlpl befor her, had coAi to her when h held tha hit of blood -atalned laca from a dree In her hands Hha wrote Mary Kmery and Mr. Winston and lold THE NEW ALUITJRIOUILT kppolnUd Mr of 3135 ponsdi with 00 h. p. motor, Uo-lnah wbaclbM), fir inf mfcrlmnm oomfort to Mm jmmjtn aad qpnMwnlng only on gallon, of fuollno to tray 14 to 10 mil of trTL Tbo only oar at ita prioi equipped with Cord TU n unnd mllMf of from 10,000 to 13,000 mil. i Highest quality throughout WELSH-McNULTY MOTOR CO. TULSA, OKLA. " DIhTIt I Hl'TOBM Herexitb arul fioaldcr. I'linno li Tulaa, Oklav. Take Prescription C-2223 for RHEUMATISM Large Bottles $1.50 Guaranteed ihrni all she rould ii rn of Phil luaviiv, and 1 heered them by th dm tv a repori Mary letter wer a Jov lo her, and Mr Winston wroi letteiH full of admltailon and en Uiuslasrii for Phil und wild to tell hini his fortune was already mad In Ih 1'evas oil fields and I hat h ' was now one of the big men of Ih Indian Head company these let. lets Sh.iiinw kept ii her In her log apron piickeli to show I'hll when hia 1 onsclousnes i.i.ue hack II often roused and would call "Mary " ..' "Mia inn KI1.1111111 prlnceaa " and often, verv often, li was wlih rapid onlii. he enlleil for help lo cut th barbed wires or shouted word of n- out agemeiii t,, his dvlng men. CIIAITKM VI November II the whole world ha gone wild Willi oy liermany ha stgnea ihe armlsli.'e' Priice -peac f at last ban come lu this w-ac-uffer-mg world' The bells from every belfry in cliv and In every little hamlet ar ringing Pence. Peace, It la th dawn of Peace' A few dav later Hhanna waa lt. ling at Phil aid praying fnr a sign nf recognition from tho rye eh bad watchd o lovingly for week. Khe had been nrv duty all night and now toward dawn the men wer sleeping or rpilet, and ah rame. aa alwava lo phll'a aid In real. Ph rea luted aa she at looking at htm how much he had gained and hnn he began tn look Ilk th old t'hll. Ill fac had loat Ih drawn atralned look and h did not tuffer now whn moved. Phil Hp wer moving and flhapna knew well what ha waa say ing, but leaned down In har "Hhanna Acuahula" and ah hld her hreaih for mm. Tha dawn waa breaking, tha warm rd aim waa flooding th sky and a bright aurt beam atol through tha window and hut across Phil fac, ha roud and opened hi eyea will. Bhann knelt by him and prd aa ha had never prayed befor Phil lifted hi " hand and touched her fan, flhanrua Innked Into hi eye and knaw bV prayer wer answered. Phil knaw ner! II whispered, "Hhanna, la It trua or nv.I dreaming? I It mf Mhanna?" V, I'hll, It la Hhanna, your Hhanna now and alwaya, hut you must not talk mom now." Phil closed hi ry again, hut hla who! far eemed to ha full nf light and Joy. Hhanna t by hi ld vary illl and vary happy After a Mm lhll poka again: "Hhanna, whem are wo?" "In Parla, Phil," and I'hli looked up to m Shanna' eye danc ing with mirth, and remembering, he amlled ton, and then a cloud cam over Phil' faca, Hhanna understood, and kneeling hlde him whlprd: -"Phil, dear, the war la ovrl Tha dawn of peac haa come! You hav 'made alralght that highway for our Clod ' " bio-six a a a a a a a q a o a a