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' "w '.' THI TULSA STAR Vol. 1, No. 21 SUCCESSOR TO THE toUSKOGEd STAR TULSA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 1013 Subscription $1 00 Per Year TAKES SHOT AT GGYERNOR Cyclone Sm h Assails Chief lixuutive For Abusing Veto Power. desire us to remain witli voti kindly EIVPUS MIMIC SlllUltllilll PVItlPlire of your iippieiintbn. Of court w! nri' mil adverted tti i.iie Com pliments I'll1 1)111 VC IPf'l soll.l' thiiip more tn uriM"rfiill operate (iur bu-oness W 'In tint- graci ously greet he i-itizenliip im TwUi Hiiil ciinmil niirplvps lit vmit tender eiire IMitnr. In n bump g sprach '.11 the houi- nf R-pre-L-n'-i'iv l-mi ?i.it.y Rep H II .-smith of SUnwnfctfmt ,, t'eU. ,. Ui,i'ls unuer uiitiive in DSwtmtoiv ': lanjiimgt T.eliarootBntkul the ge itlumun f i o ii fOTOtri mic fiiuntrv. fiil..lpl nwv tin- utifulrni'i' nf tin- limipiit liurii uoik'iiit lolk i.f thi slate bv mutniniiie a ful-el posit lo . Ann 1 am sick, nun tin1" nf his hvpo.-ntiral -ri t ial m nf our fit tines in pr HiKinu luiueM 'i g's then lie :.- enie fy.nji. day II ipgi.liitinii. nullitylng ur1gpf,.rk, ami now attempt- j 'I! PTItf' 114 III I IIP I'l'PIMl' '" 'Mr. Speaker I ii.p to frnnklv ii eliPMp p ih n-al , lupie ilni "Id Hon 1 1 Meeting iKi cue Miould nivc, isonV you'll im ifi-B-i tl e s'liiaiion tn tin- llniw in It 'ippa-s tn II e. The 'illinium pfii'iiN neuli'lv llle ilpM-iter 'Mil s aids III frnnt of lilt M'!ipe. ' liiiM- ilifferd with in my nf this llmir, but ninv I am reirdv in ilu cml this Hou-e in its cniir.-p ns the lioily of the people, firm the us ault which comes from from another depart ment of the invent ment An assault, as 1 view it. net only upon your constitutional rights, not only upon you integrity, but an iisanlt upon you for pi--lating in the interest of the p-ople. This veto of mihiege is a mere ex cii'-e in itself and furnishes th" Coicf ICxcculivo the oppoitum .o defend hi- shortcomings and try to decrcdit you, by shiftim: the blame upon you We are endowed with power to p i ourselves mi'eiige, and expense money, under the eoit dtitution, and te ait- the jiidcrs d our moral responsibility to oursel ves and to the people, under the dictates jf of our ci iiscietiie. nut up pi. ir eiei'iiiiii io li.l ni I Pirl I l . .ip i gel i ra li iiiper- ; :i Ii e I ppii i : r to l l.i Whether we inept the money, which in itself is n mere pittance, is entirely a mutter of morals, and with the individual conscience ul each member And when the Gov cruoi attempts to set himself up ns a moral judge for us, he usurps out individual as men, no.il attempting to dictate t , and run, the legisl.i t've dcpnrtmeusnf ourg vernment I have arose in this houc so often. ami uenounceii mo deception as well as the encroachment upon the rights of the people by him that this opportunity affords mo a chance to unmask the Governor's pretentions. It is well that 1 do so for 1 was one of t he six in t h e House who voted against mileage, and I did because I did not think that I whs entitled to it, and 1 shall not accept it, because in my line of duty I do not see tl at I am entitled to it, but each man who L entitlcd to it by reason of tho fact that hi spent his own money in the travel, appeals to his own com scienro ih saking it or rejecting it l'or many months tne Governor bus been posing as the defender of tho peoplo. He has been sending us messages in fin or of abolishing offices, and we have abolished o( fices only to find him vetoing our work. His appointees have been refused conformation, and he con tinues them in office, in defiance of tho established accusations against them He prates and talks about the rights of tho people, and dm science and refuse to remuvs from offivo accused men that he knows are corrupt. Ho talks about ecou omy and supports extravagance, He argues for tax reduction anil suppoits thoso who conspire in of fico against tho peoplo's treasury As for me it is time to speak the truth, and make it so plain that he misunderstand, and the people may Hlwavs know the truth. I bavo been working Incessantly, aud sac riflcing my health and my money, that people mkht bo well nerved. and you havo been working here niuht and day in tho peopU s inter est, while the Executive up yond-r i!opsiior. iiipl in my timid I have laill'lullx tneil to evils- li i s urn-ins in the mtpn-st m his highly claimed hone-. , lhat I might never t!rtm) my eotifide.ice in the Gov ernor of mv state, but in this mes sage there is nothing but hypoerasy Is my bins but hvpocrasy for n Govei nor to charge us with moral iipsconducs, that vnli d justi'y im peachment, when that Governor will C) K. tho expenses of one of the State's employees ton Demo cratic .Vit'nnal (' nventicn and then p- ach to us that c commit a criiiii in vol inn tin appropriation that th( constitution pTinits us to have I voted agaiiiAt ice pting the mileage in the first place, but I will vote to p.ii-1 this measure over the Gincrnoi's veto, if my vote i' needed. -1 stand Upon high ground the giriliffi thtillicro is a tyraiilcal invasion of our constitutional rights am' to t added the egotistical en-s-rdiip of our moral responsibility. Tulsa Daily World The Mis-inn Hoard of the Stale H iptist Ao-oviiitmn uu-' at the fii-t Mapti.M t'luiuh I. this Citv Tluii-Ml.'iy in tin i iiiinu-i' m-u-iitiK vvth iiie-K'pi t S S Jnii- - ipi''mu The C--II1IIIJ.' wili'd.i M'linil C illlf-s wl- ll ip.-i I ,,i Miiki'y-' ti- Ji tie anil t h eiluciii.ni.il qui- up is ukiii up tuns: of the time ol the BitRUif If Oipm: qtu-.stioi s can be set'tkkl-l today the members v. ill proba bly leave for their boii.es to night Otherwise, they may he here till momlay niorniiig Amonp; those attundiiiL' thei Hoard meeting from other towns are Rev. S. S. Jones President Statu Uaptistp Association and chairman of the Hoard and moderator-Judge Reed both of Muskogee; Rcv.N. A. Robinson Rentiesville R e v. R. A. Whilakcr and R u v C Cuehanan bote of Gurthie. Rev Westbrook ol Oklahoma Cii) . Z'MILW''.?Y-'W .. '. -S' Sr. LbCWS' I .mimiSiimmmmmmmmmmmmmmm2miS tetttr.il Njiiiin.il l!-nk One of the itvv big Hanks of Tulsa, Ilegro SflCfl i Ball Club and other. SALUTATION LOCALS .Mrs. Kreeiuiiu L. .Miutili, one of the teachers in the city school was indisposed .Monday iiml 'luetdtiy, h.it resumed her duty Wednesday inoruiug. Prof. J. U. Spencer of Wilbur ton was u visitor In the city Tuesday. The Star roiues to the citizens of TuUa full "I it-tsen-c of duty and wide awake to tho grave of respon- ibihiy devolved u p o n it. It comes, hoping to bo of benefit to this community and in turn to ue benefited by the community It shall bo the policy "f this papei to strive to improve vvheio we can im prove and In this e ask tho moral and financial support of all good people It is not our purpose te acquire the illwill of anone, but wo shall studiously adhere to our dutv as wn tea it and ahall not hr ,e to criticize where criticism is necessary, and wo shall be do lighted to use our spaco in binding tho proiswnrthy acts of fellow citi- zhis, and boosting with nnreleiit ing vigilenie the good qualities and features of Tulsa, the beacon light of commerical prosperity and thrift of Oklahoma. We invite honest criticism from anyone and will wel come any suggestions from friends who desire to help us. Wo realize that that the successful operation of this enterprise is dependent upon the mpport given us by the public and for this reason wo shall s rivn to bo of Mimoicnl worth to the citi zen of Tulea. Wo shall ask ror anil xpect the co operation of ths best element of both races in our work here, and shall endeavor to maintain ll c friendly relationship now existing hctwecn the two races In this we expect the co oporation of our worthy contemporaries becauso we recognize the wonderful powei and influence of the newspaper. Wo are hero with you, a part of you and h If you appreciate nureffort and These columns are oieii for local news. Send in your news ns early in the week ns possible to insure publication Kditor. G. W. Griffin the younger sou of Itcv. 11. G. Griffin retailed the age of majority Ihursdav and the fam II v quietly lelebrated the occus sion early Thursday morning t their residence. "T.ien you i anuiit servo anj of us," iiusweleil Mis (.'hailes 11, lietts, pieshleiit of the Cook Conn iv League of W omens (.'I tilts. The women iom- rroiu Hie tables lu tho Gold room of the hotel and passed out. IC. ('. Slur :CIII. 1 .ii: Tulsa Oiloi- is the name se 1'cti'd by tlii- ' -,.'; colored ilia iiiuiiil ore-ul. ".itl---. that has re . jieutlv ingani(-: l-i r. The team is f'PV 'I tilft'ft ii"ll, llllll IS iookiiik tvjt eoim- hi-; games ttun iear. The Keefeonti-:! of tue team follows: Johnny .lolin-ou, It.; lien viiay soa. cf; Nut Oliver, rf; .1. W. Doi-inan, lb; Will .linkson, l!h; A. Duraiit, :ib; ltmldi'o Hi-U, h; James People, p; I'i'cil Wyatt, p Kreeiuali I.. .Marl in ami I'.. ( Washington, owneis of the club, have used much care to pick a win ning team this season. .lames People, the u-lehrnted pitcher of the Chicago Giants, nr rived yesterday and reported for duty. John ("Happy") Hill was secured from Dallas, lie is a catcher of repute and a fast fielder Jeff Phillips, spit ball artist, lias arrived from St. Louis and report ed for duty. Nut Oliver, one or the best negro outfielders in the west, will play with the Oilers. Will ("ltluo"j Jackson, the veteran -.ecnlid baseman from San An tonio, has signed u contract. J. W. Illinium, star first baseman, has arrived from Shreveport and i ready for action. Tli" Tulsa Oileis give promise of being the fastest colored team mi the so'iihwi-t. anil 'lulsa runs will no doubt Ih- elated to see (hen in notion at the South Main Strei park. They have purchased nun pletp new uniforms. The .Midway park Is billed to open some time soon which will af ford new and attractive amuse ment for the citizens of Tulsa. Mrs. L. V. Callins whoias been on the sick list for the lastaix WouldBe Murderer Hoy Iteiisou one of the would-be assassins of James Cherry several mouths ago accepted two jears in the poy'ta-jnii! Tr i!:u: to -pi,: ate for his crime. Ills luiompliee,' lleiuv Itaiiiloliih who is now held tn the coiiiiiy jail is fielitiug the ens.; and will stand trial on the Kilh of this month. The shooting of .Mr. Cherry is considered n most cowardly attempt to murder a man for nothing more Hum envy or jealously. County Attorney Malum- has expressed himself as desiring to convict Randolph ami secure a maximum seiiteuui for him. Boosters Banquet A bootscrs banquet is plasieu for the leaedlug Colonel paople of Tulsa to be given ta the Cleaver and Cherrys hall ou north Greenwood Saturday night t lose who will appear as speakers of the day are Rev. Kirsh Dr. Key Hon. Freeman L. niartain Dr. Bryant and Dr. Jaeksoa ami other a prominence The ladies will play an intcres-t-ing.in the evening iutertanment pumseto l)e a very popular affnir. 1 Subscribe Today Maxey may go to Senate Talk of Gor's Resignation Cause Political Scramble NOTICE. Tulsa is no longer without a colored humane society, be It said to the credit of the citizeus of tho east end. A meeting was called last Monday night and the new .society was organized with an en rolled ineiuliership if thirty-four Such an organiztlon is much neeil ed in Tulsa and if conducted prop erly will bo a great benefit to thei city. The following oddiccrs were! elected : Freeman L. Martin, president;! Dr. II. T. llridcewater, vicepresi dent; 0. W. Henry, secretary; A. V. Auderson, treasurer. Uxecutivo Hoard: O. V. GtHey,1 Dr. .T. M. Key, Mrs. J. H. Anuer- son, Mrs. Ada B. Huff, Mrs. Georgo W. Hunt and Mrs. BP,L l'lm recent filing of charges of improier iiuidiiet against Senator Gore by an Oklahoma City vvshikui mis caused talk of the lesigimtion of the blind senator aud iiiclileut ally aroused the senatorial lice which has been quietly snoozing In tho bounds of several leading IKililiclaus of Oklahoma. Whether or not the blind man who has to tenth' loomed into national fame ami power will step down and out is of iioui-sp a question at tins writ ing. Hut if such should hnpiicu there would be u great scramble for the juicy plum. Among those i tinned as his Possible sueees- L. ... ...w - . .. , Star for full time of subscription sors are SK-akpr .1. ll. Jinxey or from the date or this issue of the the Pom-tli Oklahoma legislature, Tulsa Star. ' I'x-Goveruor, C. X. Haskell and Alt n.rMits fop tlie Muskoiict! Keiiresent.iltve tt. II. Hiultli. All i.',A'A Prlntcr'n Commandment 1 Prli Los: ent I All subsctllK-rs to the Musko weeks is recovering & hopes to Bee w" Um.,, M,c,,1 hH herself iinin soon """ mis "ot l'11"'1 are nc,"L'l, be herself again soon. i1II1,iriIMi ,ilu. thc-ii- names will be 'eulea-d as siib-eiibers to the Tulsa Jiueutiniivil COL. HUMANE Star will be l-etained as agents for the Tulsa Star ninm application. This Notice is issued because of change of the lost office and in (he name of the jhijk-I" KDITOU. CLUB WOMEN STAND CIiIcul'ii. March '. Heeause the niamiL'einent of the Hotel La- Salle refused to admit -Mrs. Ida Wells Harnett, president of the Chicago Colored Woman's Club, two hundred Chicago ciun women, who had arranged a meeting in the hotel this afternoon, indignantly withdrew. "We must refuse to serve any necro woman," was tho ultimatum Cox, Mrs. Anna L. Warren, tau- delivered by E. J. Stevens, man- three are strong men hut It is free ly ailmilted by the wise heads that Maxey stands a iieitprciianee man either of tint other two men. Mr. Maxey has made many friends since he liecnine, Hjieuker of the lifnisp ami many of those who bitterly opmseiI him in the sieaker.-.hip fight are now nneu up with Hie Mavey forces, and he Is generally milieu as uie unrest iiml ablest sjK'iikcr- of all his predecessors. M SUBSCRIBE NOW 1IY II M Wullaoo. fHWf , Tlinu Hlmlt have no other prlutera licfori) us. Tliou vhalt not print tliy own Jotg nor liiiTO it tywrlttPii liy wlfi- or Jrli-nJ. 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