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rt The Durant Weekly News t ! "i t"'S; V - T" " 'W T5 JV l , uME XXV crnssioN votes T" ,., -IRKI'ION LEAGUE TO , i N (Si:i) HEREAFTER BY , ill'I'HU OI' THREE OKLA' i in MEN. IT IS SAID iKon. manager of the Rc- ii League oigani7ed at 5 ',i t September, Wednesday l i his resignation from the r hip of the organization. me time statements in the dit him with making an jr tt r f 101 lent' u Wit m Dli p sin c i Thi an nuntnty remark concerning man Legion, which ho de fine made. About a week , uling to authentic informa- it executive committee of the ut and selected a commit .med of C. O. Rhodes, Earl .,.1 ictor S..I'urdy of Oklnho- have the active manage t i lie league. The league ori a oiganized in Shawnee last her as a farmer-labor move It met again in February in , i and indorsed candidates for State and district offices. . andidates are now making mii for nomination on the De- iipi n ii uikci. 0'hr candidates for the gubema tur'a nomination declare the Recon etruc'Min league is nothing more than the Nonpartisan League, which hail .i latecr in North Dakota, and attempted to get n stronghold in Kan sas It wis said that the special com niu'u named would have active marigiinent of the league's work fn ni mm on. sTOKK FOR THOMAS II. OWEN HERE TUESDAY NIGHT TumI.i night of this week at the di '" ii'tut room. Judge George C. Cn.mi of lloldenville sopke in behald of i . indidacy of Thomas H. Owen. i'c 1 1. - Democratic nomination for 0' nil nf Oklahoma. In view of . .it hi r conditions the crowd that e I lie speaker was good and nt- 1. 1 i i clu-ely paid to the speak- i lump was piesented to !! i' in a few well chosen I mice Jesse M. Hntchett 1 1 i iimp i- a liiotlier-in-law Owen this papT in itifomi- OKrilM SHOWS HERE Tt I hn T Woitham Shows lcnch- i nt. Sunday afternoon, and iri imwing on the laige vacant lot at in iiead of South Second street, J j im'side the city limits. b'l n T Woitham. owner and man- act i f the Worthnm Shows, is per n i directing the organization. To the in inagers of the several shows unilu his control he gives two rules. uhii h must be obeyed. The first comni inds absolute moral cleanliness and the seiond directs that any pat ron who is dissatisfied shall have his mom j u turned to him. The enforce ment of these rules has given the or eamra'inn its excellent reputation. ' W e have no apologies to make for Ixing in the show business," says Mr Wnrthnm. Amusement and fun are us essential for the health of the muni and soul as food is necessary for thi h. alth of the body." FUNDS AVAILABLE TO BUILD IB.dOO MILES OF GOOD ROAD The $350,000,000 annronriatcd by Congress as Federal aid in conjunction with State funds will result in the conMruction of about 46,000 miles of road, says the Bureau of Public Road- of the United States Depart ment of Agriculture. This mileage yould parallel the railroad from New ork to San Francisco nearly 15 times or, if divided equally among the States, would give nearly 1.000 miles to each State. The "talus of road building on April 39 was as follows: In projects entirdy.complete, a total of 16,375 "!' . under construction, 13,950 mi" in projects, averaging 62 per "' complete. A considerable part of ,vi" latter mileage is actually com T1'1'' and in service. In addtion, funds U.i. heen alloted to 7.D11 miles. """i of which will come under con f'rJ t on durinc the nresent season. Hi ,-lis this there is still available for T" ' ejects $60,148,000 which on the 'ann i,asi3 as prcvjous Federal aid ' irtion will result in the con- f 'on of 8.200 miles of highway. " arch the fund available for new 1., "" 'na'' takcn UP at the rate ' - ' nno a month and at the rate tf 700,000 in April. EOIvCHITO BANK CONVERTS T i Bokchito State Bank opened V"- bj,iness as a national bank Mon f morning of this week, the name O' ha converted Institution being ' National Bank in Bokchito. The "- stock u the new institution Is 000 with a surplus of $2,500. The t-nnagement of the converted lnstr J'ion remalna the same. Sfio.ono.noo lopped off RAILWAY SHOPMEN'S PAY Strike Ballots Mailed To 100,000 Workmen To Awcrtain Views With the announcement by the United States Railroad Labor Board of wage cut approximating $00,000, 000 for 400,000 railroad shop employ es and ear men. strike ballots, held in leadiness by union leaders, were put .into the mails Tuesday night. The strike ballots, to be returned June 30. ask the men to vote on three questions, ns follows: Whether the wage cuts shall be ac cepted. Whether working rules revisions shall be accepted. Whether it is the opinion of the men that the railroads have any in tention of obeying the contract labor decisions of the Libor Board. Negative nnswers to these ques tions, which are expected by nn over whelming majority, will authorize President B M fevvell. nresiriVnf of ttTSSrSn Fed atiorofb nllwnv demrtmont nnrl his .,. IS. "?..T.h.?,1illAe-. Amu of lio riZ rV ..n.1 ions and head of other A F of ions, ana neaas, oi oilier a. l . oi L. railroad unions affected, to call a i cH-U.-n nvnV.nt.Uf Tm1 IT. V,n flvaf r.o I day after the wage cuts go into ef- feet. NEGRO BALL GAME Thursday afternoon the "Snap pers ,. v.oli non, of n:. r 5SS,5? ri.-?. L .i and the "Black Giants." negro ball I team of Colbert, were due to cross bats on the local Legion diamond, for the negro championship of north Texas. ARRAIGN GOVERNOR ON CHARGES JULY FIFTH A--.,;.,,,..,. f r,. i n a Arraignment of Governor J. B. A. Robertson on a chaigc of accepting a bribe which was scheduled for Tues day at the opening of the district court at Okmulgee has been postponed until July nth. Postmoncment was lequestcd by the governor's attor neys. 12(5 PARTAKE OF A HUGE BIRTH DAY DINNER S. K SleSIannus living a shoit dis tance southeast of Putle and Sirs. G. S Loflis near reighbor. both had i biithilaj. last Sunday. June 4th. ( oiisequently the I.oftis nnd SlcSInn ims families gae a biithday dinner at the SleSIannus house, at noon of that day. Theie was eveiything there to eat that anyone ever heaid of and exactly one-hundied twenty-six peo tile ate dinner there that nay as guests of the twp whose birthday: were ue ng ceicoraieu. Also mere was ample food left over lor as many more. That evening a big ice cream - . ,. I supper was also served to more than one-nunureu twenty-six. a spienniti time is reported by many who were there. ROTARY CLUB PARTY The Rotary Club meeting this week was a joint affair to which the Ro taryanns were invited, and was held Tuesday night instead of at noon. After the usual banquet was served fund may ,)e considercti in the mat- Survey of the United States Depart- '' 'r- Oavid Goldberg of Wichita a delightful program was put on by tcr of prosontinp; claims against for-'ment of Agriculture. This wolf, while K Bride and groom left for a the ladies, under the leadership of mer staU banks that convertcd to' not so famous as the Custer. Bart- southern trip and will be at home Miss Georgia Stewart. The program Natj0nal banks, for unpaid assess- lett. and other killers of the West. '" Durant after July 1. the groom nl compriscd a -eries of funny stunts mcnts, is the opinion given bv Ray was nevertheless known more than ready having prepaied a niw home and comedy tricks, in which Rotar- Walcott, bank commissioner. W. H.' locally as a very destructive animal, for his bride. ians were the victims. To procure Zwicki nssjstant Attorney General, He is said to havo ranged trough The bride is the daughter of Mr. bupper partners, a score of toy bal- said this was the only basis upon 'Taney nnd Ozark Counties. Mo., as and Mrs. Julius II. Kahn. and is one Ions wore released, to be gathered inlwhich suits against the banks could well as in Boone and Marion Coun-'of Ardmoros popular and accomplish by the ladies. On the balloon was the . be maintained. if it became necessary . ties, Ark., and to have destroyed many "d young women. The groom is as namo of a Rotanan. who was the'n,rinW ih.n m- 7m o,m ihnt iv.n..nnu nt .inttnro vur.nl. nt liu..- sociated with his brother Meyer Tern- banquet partner of the lady catching j the balloon. AFTER FARM STATION The several farm cooperative mark-. eting associations of Choctaw county nlus the Huiro business men. are ael-l tating for the establishment of a farm experiment station in that county. Up to now the only one in the State is at the A. & M. College at Still water. STAY OF EXECUTION Warden Fred Switzer of the State penitentiary has received a stay of execution from the Court of Criminal Appeals for J. W. Phillips of Tisho- mingo. who was sentenced to die in the electric chair on June 23 for the murder for former Sheriff Williams of John'ton County. LOCAL LAD HONORED Jamie Culberson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Culberson of this city, who is a student of the Southwestern Presbyterian College at Clarksville. Tenn.. has been honored by election to the presidency of the Boosters club of the school. The organization is the official student body at the school. VOTE ON POWER LINE The citizens of Wapanucka on Punc ill vote upon a proposal of the Pub - c Service Company of Oklahoma to lie Service Company funiish electricity to the town over nn electric transmission line to be ex tended from the plant of that com pany at Atoka. Tho municipal plant at Wapanucka failed entirely and the town is compelled to seek a source of supply elsewhere. DURANT, OKLAHOMA, Tl'IDAY, JUNE 9, 1922 CHAUTAUQUA TO OPEN ON SUNDAY BEST TALENT EVER GATHERED TUUETIIKR IN DURANT TO BL HERE FOR SEVEN DAYS AN NUAL SUMMER FESTIVAL The annual .summer Chautauqua Tuesday of this week theie was to furnished by the Redpath-llorncr pen .uvul in Duiant a check for $14, plc of Kansas City, opens here Sun Oiil.y.i, issued by the United States day aftci noon, June 11 in the largest tent ever elected in the city for that llaltimote, covering the total shoit purpose, which is to he located on tin age occasioned by defalcations of giound back of the old postoffice f miner County Treasurer L. S. Bon building, which is accessible to all ner. together with shortages which parti of the city by reason of its con- weic not the result of defalcation, tral location. Of the amount remitted $1,570 eov- Thc talent offeied this year during l,rod defalcations made by Bonner the fourteen number in seven days duimg his own term ns treasurer, and is probably the highest class enter- &I3.08fi.!i!i weic shortages discovered tainment of its kind ever brought to timing Call Beaty's administration this city, in which the community "! 'i"l while Bonner was woiking is especially fortunate. The biggest feature about this year's chautauqua is the fact that the local committee is tivinir the oxneri- of fumHi.ng the entile list of attractions at a puce that should b . h ( cervone who is . . ... u"""1 everjone who is interested, the season ticket price be- ing but one dollar, as against a price of ?2.M in fo.mer year.. More than . tJlc " ". w?r ta to nd his "'ltl:'"' ""-' .scus.m HLhC't liriCC III' M r Aii Ik. n ... n . . . a. I .. u. 1. ,.ni. nu il.A.. u l... ,u- 4 ..... i -tVul 1)1 LIJL'li: IlilS UL"L'II Llll IIJ1SL Lll seasons. "" personal solicitation ior' saies of tickets is being made, this paper is informed, but the tickets are placed on sale at the Chamber of Commerce, Shannon Drug Shop. Citv Drug Store, Swinney Drug Stoic' and all the banks of the city. ' The single admission price to the si.n.-ir.itn niirnptimie u-iii k.. r.o nnj 7."i cents, making it worth while to I ..u-1 a: 1'uicn.isu u season uchei is one cie . . ... ., .7.. .J UIILIIU ... JI .UlllU 1IU1JIUU1 .s. Seating arrangements for three thousariu people will be arranged. HARDING WILL VETO BONUS President Haiding stated lory plainly last week that he will veto the Sit Cumber soldier bonus bill, favorably teportcd by both House and Senate committees, with changes. jii: tiiMi sunt iiiiii. uu Aiu eiu any bonus bill unles it tanies with it th' proposed sales tax as a means f laising the money to meet the need of the bill MUCH (iOOD ROADS The United States spent SiiiHMiOO. 000 foi loads in 1!I21. atcuiding to h)ljp( alH, dtrict taxcS( nssils,nu,ntSt an(1 appropiiations. 14 per cent; State ...,, - ,i ,,,,,.,,,.::., io .. .,.. . lllALi HUM (IIUfliUIUliOI 1M JIV.I CslU) I gtate road bonds, 7 per cent; m .tor1 estimates of the Bureau of Public ""in called in Ada at winch time o- i, , r,i i ' (i," , li. ... u...Z .... ,.,.!. n l s n f teis will be asked to decide whether U ll, fmi-hed the i.isliier iheiks up " Agntultuie. This um was domed ' bond iue of $110,000 lo putdia-c lhl' lunl '"V"unl w,,,h '.S. lmuU tlt!" M ..." ;n-.L '.?.. . 1, a .ii. and build a memorml eonven- m-w stole has all ndvei t.seiiient in "" "'s ; .;. tion h-ill shill be issued "' "Vsnes They ndveilise l.ifwl hriflfls .'IM .wi nmh nminfi, .. n. lion 11 III s;j i ssuei. . ..." VL,hicIe liccnsu ,evenues VJ per Cent;,mg. If built, it will be dedicated to Ft.deral ai(1 ,4 )cr cent. aml lnis. the Norman Howard post of the ' cellaneous sources. 1 per cent. I RULING AS TO ASSESSMENTS ON "FORMER STATE BANKS Only the amount in warrants out- standme- nirninst the hnnW minrnntv action wouid be taken at once to j collect the unpaid assessments against these banks jjSS HOGAN RESIGNS P. O. job FOR STATE POSITION ' Miss Marjorio Hogan, for four years and more, assistant postmaster of Durant has resirrned her nosition the past week and accepted a posi - tion in the off ico of the collector of internal revenue for Oklahoma, at Ok- lahoma City. MADILL WANTS WORKERS 7o11q lmvi Vinan mntTa fry Qtvfv mpn and teams to work on the federal road project from Madill to Washita river on the east. I'relercncc win be given to Marshall county men and teams. Contractors report that two miles of road have been graded on that end and that work will progress rapidly if the weather does not interfere Prison farm convicts already have graded two miles of the four they have to grade on the other end. ARMY BILL PASSED Carrying an appropriation of $111, - inststn it. -.t .. ... - i iMU.uuu. me annual army nppropna - tion bill hns been pased by the U ' Senate. It fixes the size of the army I for the next year at an average of 12.530 officers and 133.000 men. ATTENDING MEETING W. E. Uttcrback and Jas R. McKin ney were in Oklahoma City Tuesday of this week, attending some sort of a meeting. COUNTY COLLECTS ON BONNER BOND IMl'ED STATES FIDELITY AND GUARANTY CO. REMITS SI I,-i.-)(i..-i0 COVERING SHORTAGE DURING TWO TERMS I ulelity i: Guaranty Company of n" " deputy under Bcaty. O "th et oX 1 sum paid was i ncl ud- -wo "terns of ten dollar each on uwlpts under which errors had been made- and the office failed to collect suilicient lrom the taxpayers. Aiso'tor , , evidenced by many games, included m the amount of the pay-1 , ... , ' i, i i j ji,p wrjter hereof, years ago. had III! III. V;i lll IVI'II1 - 1IIII I1IIII AI11III rit 1 1" I ZJ considerable experience with resenting wo.thless checks which had , , football; he understands -n accepted by the office in pay- what of the ru,'M of the game, '"t... l", , niof what is required of those who par- ." "" ""- -"r -"'- I he nrtllnl nnf.alrnrinn mtnllnn ' " - ..... about $1 l.OOO.during both Beaty's and "" - ..........,. Much credit is due to Assistant ' "untv Attorney Ullams in the Prompt collection on the bonds. -Had !t ,,ccn necessary to bring suit a large l0st bil1 wouItl havo accrued, and it ' vor' doubtful that judgment would have been procured for the full amount. Mr. Williams got his data together and kept right after the i lirnidinr pnmtmnv until nnvmnnt ivna " i - ,...,... s... .cur.., . At the same time it is announced uu. vnecoumy nas neen ijam in ium , by bonding companies for the loss of iT ' ?20,000 deposit sustained n the .,JI,"IC ,of hM F'1r''t Statc Bak. Tle bank dosul ' ,lools " Januniy 2.i, lhi i'cnr- "'! payment included in- tei est from that d ite on the date of ' I,;'l'u'n': "- ..vv.... .... ..ir.,,. t-iiy liondf. SI. (10(1 is paid by the V S. I & G. Company. 91 000 from the New Amstcidam and $"i,()00 fiom the Southern Su-cty Cmnpinj. with mill eiiiiipnn.'s shaie if inteiest aililid BUILD MEMORIM. IILL An eli it ion to be held June (i has been called in Ada at winch time Headquaiteis for the chamber of commerce, national guard companies u c,m,,i. ivir. nni v.o A,...,r;, J ws,mv-i vi. ta m in,iv.n. Legion will be provided in the build- American Legion. GOVERNMENT HUNTER KILLS DESTRUCTIVE ARKANSAS WOLF Another notorius wolf has been killed bv a hunter of the Bioloirical stock, including full-grown cows and'prlin in the dry goods and clothing I steers, during a period of at lests six years. ! BILL ENLARGING RESERVE I BOARD PASSED FINALLY The bill increasing membership on the Federal Reserve Board from (.even to eieht in order that a "dirt 1 farmer" may be given a place on , the board passed the Senate iinaiiy Thursday and was sent to President Harding for his signature. The bill does not say anything about the next appointee being a "dirt farm- pr" hllfc trip linrlprstjindini? is that the ' President will hand the place over to some fanner who actually farms for a living. The place pays a sal ary of $12,000 a year. GERMANY'S DELUGE OF MONEY There were 2 billion German marks in circulation before the war By Ar mUtice Day Germany's flood of paper money had increased to 62 billion marks. Now the total is 142 billion. When i.erman money occomes as worthless as the Russian ruble and I the Austrian cro.vn, how is Gorman .industry going to be saved from n I.. -. t-A Y S - -- - . nnHliin nlfnviif fr 1 smnsn ; ii ucrraiiii kui" ,c" the world will give it a diploma. LIBERTY BONDS ALL PAR All !oven hsues of Liberty Bonds sold at par or better one day last week, the first time that ull have reached par on the market inco their Issue. Big interests, with idle money to invest in safe securities seem to have caused the rite in price. DURANT LAD MAKES GOOD IN BIG TIME FOOTBALL Hal Malone Earns Niche In Athletic Hall of Fame In Eusl Hal Malone. 'on of Sir. and Sirs. (J B. SHIone. is home foi the summer from Washington, Pa., when- he at tended Washington and Jefferson UniM'isity the past jear Theie is nothing iiiuisunl in this, for lots of boys go off to the big universities and come home for their vniations, and in that respect the lad whom this concerns is just like others. The unusual thing about Hal is that he has icachid a plate to which near ly all the boys aspire he has earned a niche in the athletic hall of fame. Hal last season made "varsity" on the fast football team of his school, was placed at right end. a difficult position to fill, and participated with ci edit to himelf nnd to his team in some of the biggest football games of the east. W. & J. last year had one of the fastest football tenms in the United States. As football is played now adays, it is the best combination of strength, speed and team w ork that U - lni. mere weight being a minor far ----- snmp pnnclHnrnhln ticipatc, and of the vigorous training needed to fit one for the game. He can therefore truly appreciate just what it took for Hal Malone to earn his position on what was unquestion ably one of the best teams of the sea son. BOARD OF EQUALIZATION SESSION THIS WEEK IN The county bonrd of cquali7ation is in session this week on nn annual task of equalizing assessments of nroneitv for taxation, for which ten ; t, w, ,millIlWy ,,c nM.dwi. - ... ,, u ,hn( llf l111!1i171L, nnn, assessments, and what real , , , 1)(l,n .,,,,, , u, ,.IX nills si ast war cSH AND C RRY STOKE Slesd'ames SI. C. Slhoon ami SI. M. .Ictes aie to opm up Saturday. June 17 their new BiiYIii stole on Slain slieet next to Slnnmm's Drug Shop. The rew sture, whiih will deal in gin tines liciM1 will be npiialiil on the i:isi iiml i any pi. in Good an' anangid so that tiistomiis bung (heir baskets, and help theiiwehes II being niai Kid in pbiin figuies pie farmer who visits the store opening day. June 17. TEMERLIN-KAHN Sunday afternoon at Aidmnrc. oc i tired the iiiamage of Sir. Pmcus J. Temeilin of Durant to Sliss Julia Meyer Kahn of Aidmore, the cere mony being perfoimed nt the bride's home, in the presenie of only close fi lends nnd relatives of I lie bride and groom, me ceremony was periormeii "u,lnc" '" u- wncic c hut utm successful and is well known nnd liked. LIONS CLUB The Lions Club held Ha regular meeting Monday noon with a good at- tcsdancc of members and some visl tors. One of the features of the meet- I ing was a talk by Superintendent i v. w. Kicharas oi tne Arumore i-uo j lie Schools. I ENGLAND TO PAY INTEREST promised to pay England has America 25 million pounds sterling toward interest on money loaned, the payment to be made this fall. At nor mal exchange rate this is about 120 million dollars, or just a small frac tion of a year's interest on what the Englishers owe the United States. A NEW GARAGE W. II. Bloomer and A. Ridley, both well known local nutomobile mechan ics have opened an automobile repair , fc nl.mlon bud nn North , ... ' . , . ,,i ,i Fourth avenue, and nre equiped to do all work offered them. They havo an advertisement in the News this week UNEMPLOYMENT DECLINING Tigurcs compiled by Government folks showed a decline In unemploy ment during May. when the number of unemployed folks In alxty-iive in dustrial centers was less than at any time since the period of depression commenced in the summer of 1BZ0. ture snow timet to every on the NUMHHIl TWENTV-TIIIIEE LEAGUE MANAGER QUITS HIS POST INTERNATIONAL BANKERS AU THORIZED l() PLAN AND EX TEND NECESSARY LOAN TO GERMANS Tin' allied repaiations commission Wednesday by a ote of three to ono authiinud Intel national bankers to in range and execute a loan to Ger many, to allow that country to pro pel Ij settle reparation and rehabili tate her bud finances. France cast the in gat he ote. For soeral days a conference has been in session in Paris, comprising the most important international bankers of eight nations, who have been piomulgating plans for such a' loam nnd the vote of the commission of Wednesday appears to have cleared the way to furnish defeated Germany needed financing. It is believed that the proper fi nancing of Germany at this tlmo will do much to nlleviatc the difficult economic situation in all Europe and will in the end greatly help conditions in the United States. NEGRO HELD FOR SHOOTING Jim Smith, aged about forty, a ' negro living near Matoy, is In the county jail, on Account of the shoot ing of Thomas Harrison, another negro, also living near Matoy. The shooting occurcd at the Smith home, and was brought obout over Smith's wife, he snys Harrison was shot twice with n shot gun and mortally wounded but was still a!ie at last reports, and i Marges will not be preferred against Smith until it is .seen whether Harrison will recover. In talking about the affairs. Smith is said to hae told officers that he thought Ilmrisnn was dead or he would have shot him again 'IO ORGANIZE A FOURTH GUARD COMPANY HERE foiMth iiatinii'il guard company is in pun ess if fniin ilioii beie to bo known as Ile:idiU:nti'is I'll t Aid Company Oig'ini7iitioii is in charge nf Dr Kicks. e 'eivlei man, who will lie i.iptaiii nt the company. l)r I V William mII In fn lieu teii.'itit and lln ii' will be thiie other f fuels ami siime twentv five enlisted men The imiipany is now being ro il intul to full -tuiiL.-tli anil will at tend the i iHainpmi'iit at Ft. Sill this summer STTK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE To help Oklahoma glow, foster her industiies. obtain data and facts with whiih to attrait new business into the state, consider legislative interests that affect the geiieial public and woik for the state's uonomic wel fare, are the objects of the nevvly-or-gniurcd Oklahoma Chamber of Com merce The new oiganiation will un deitake to do for the state what the local civic bodies do for the city. Where there is a live town, there is a live bum h of men "boosting for it. The state as a whole has no one to speak for it in an economic sense. The state body will oiganizc cham bers of commerce wheie there are none, and assist the weak and ineffi cient ones. THOSE TREATIES THAT WERE TO SAVE THE WORLD American diplomats in Europe are trying to find out what has happened to the scries of treaties negotiated in Washington four months ago, which statesmen. large ly Republican statesmen. pro claimed at the time were about U rescue the world from chaos, an opinion echoed by the foreign dip lomats who helped make them. The United States Senate has ratified these treaties for armament reduc tion, disposal of the Chinese ques tion and so on, but the ratifying power of no other Government has no far paid the slightest attention to them. Uncle Sam is thus "left waiting nt the church" and docs not like it. Great Britian is said to be ready to ratify as soon as the Irish question is settled, nnd the Irish question has been up for 700 yearn or thereabouts. The French arc go ing to slow becnusu they do not know whether they are going to be friends or enemies of Britian for keeps and France has been in this fix for about 1,000 years, barring the period of the World War. Italy is waiting to see what France is going to do And there you nre. BONUS FOR TEACHERS Believing the offer will result in the improvement of the city school facul ties at Chickasha. the boat i of edu cation has approved a bonus for prin cipals and teachers of the city'a elementary schools who attend col lege during the summer vacation. The bonus Is being offered only to teachers who taught during the year Just closed and who have been re-employed for the 1922-23 term.