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FRIDAY, NOV. 17. 1922
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ITEMS FROM SILO
Edith West spent the week-end with
Vonnu' Brcece.
' school, which has been closed for
gnu- time on account of Smallpox
Mil frver will start again Monday.
Kil Shirley of dishing, Texas spent
Monday night in Silo.
j, 0. Harrison was a business vis
itor in Durant Monday.
Tlii small daughter of Mr. and
.Mrs. Marion Taiiey or Thomas Chajv
J! was laid to rest in the Silo ceme'
. Friday afternoon.
Ioy Nicholson was in Mead Satur
day morning.
Gaines Austin of Mead spent
Thursday nigni -wiin vernie nreece.
Maccie Nicholson spent the week
end with her brother and family of
Brown.
Mary Harrison was shopping in Du
rant Saturday.
Lee Cates and family were visiting
bis parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Cates
Thun-day.
Gwendolyn, the small daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Parish is reported not
better at this writing.
Lewis Harrison was in Silo Satur
day morning.
Mr. and Mrs. Buster Epperson vis
ited her brother, Leo Cates Wednes
day night.
Mrs. Dr. Austin was in Silo Fri
day afternoon.
FROM DOWING CHAPEL
A fine rain fell Saturday night and
still continues to rain this monday
morning, which means a good sea
son in the ground.
We have nad some breezy little
northers, but never have had Frost
enough to kill the green vegetables.
tome of the cotton is still blooming.
Mrs. C. C. Austin also has a fine
patch of late tomatoes from which
the gathers about three gallons of
tomatoes every day.
There was a pie supped at Down
ing Chapel Saturday night, the pro
ceeds were $18.65 which was donated
to Mr. Will Allen. Mr. Allen has
been in bad health for some time and
for the past month he has not been
expected to live as his condition
grows worse, tie ana nis iamiiy were
in hard circumstances. We believe
the cood people of our community
will be rewarded for such a kind act.
rMJ8,,9m.le D,anlcI was "hopping in
Caddo Wednesday and Thursday.
There is and epidemic raging
through our vicinity something sim
ilar to the flu, which most every
body is affected with, but not in a
dangerous form.
Miss Evie Smith, who is teaching
school at Post Oak attended the pie
supper Saturday.
There will be a pie supper at May
tubby school house Friday night for
the purpose of getting a basket ball
for the school. There will also be a
box supper at Downing Saturday
night. Everybody is invited to come
and bring sone one with you.
J. C. Daniel had a fine horse to get
cut in the barbwire fence Sunday
night. '
Jnhn AiiQttn uioUn.1 t. tl t ii l
vicinity Sunday.
Miftq Pnnrl Qn;An T tl ... -a
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tended the pie Supper here Saturday
C!lnrn rintiiAl to i.A .f L. -1-1. .
this writing.
ITEMS FROM BARWICK
Too late for last week.
Bro. Manners fillix hln nmilir .n.
pointmettt Sunday afternoon.
Blanchn fnin wptif fn SfcnmM tl.:
week-end.
Lillian Glover spent the week-end
with home folks in Mead.
Ruth Vennblx snunf Sntnntnv n!lt
with Ida Collins.
Bro. and Mrs. Taylor were here
Sunday afternoon.
Mildred James nnprif. tho wMlr-nm4
with friends and relatives near Silo.
Lee Venable and daughter Laura
motored to Mead Sunday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Rardln Harper and
small daughter were vlniHnc hi. n.r.
cnts here this week-end,
Mrs. Malcolm and Lillian Glover
were in Calera Sunday afternoon.
Mrs. Chnrlln nnrnAhtoi nnr litflo
daughter, Charline, were visiting her
moiner, Mrs. wney wis week.
Merril Harper is visiting friends
and relatives in this Pnmmnnitv this
week.
Mrs. Snnfnrd T-nrcnn'a trinflin," hnu
been visiting here for several weeks,
has returned to her home.
Ida Collins and Bessie Free, were
the quests of Laura and Ruth Ven
able Saturday afternoon.
Blanche Davis was in Durant Sat
urday.
There was no school Friday on ac
count of Teachers' meeting.
Saturday afternoon, Mr. and Mrs.
FH npTltnn Wprp rnllprl in tht tinr'eir'ii
of their little grandchild who is not
expected to live.
FROM fr.n Aff Tartu
Miss Grace Spears visited Miss
Pearl Beaubien Sunday.
Mr. Bellows has been sick and a
substitute Mr. Earl Ward carried the
mall several days last week.
Mrs. Gertrude Johnston is report
ed to be doing very well after hav
ing an operation some two weeks ago.
Mr. Shirley broke his car down on
the way to school Monday morning
and had Mr. Chesnut teach in his
place.
The vnunc fnlka haA n i,nnn.. .-... t
near Tom Brown's Saturday nicrht
Had no Sunday school or' singing
on account of bad weather.
Misses Leila Bennett and Ruth
Crowell have started to school. The
attendance is improving some.
ITEMS FROM PRITCHARD
A big rain fell here Sunday and
aundav nlp-ht Rimmnn. .,. i.i
as it stopped the water hauHncr.
Jewell McPherson spent Monday
night with Neoma Pearce.
Bro. Bryan Abernathy from Bok
chito will preach here next Sunday
and everyone is invited to come.
Miss Lula Halley who has been sick
for some time fell Sunday night and
broke her leg just above the knee.
She is doing as well as can be ex
pected at present
Mrs. G. A. Griffin is on the sick
list this week.
Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Hamilton made
a business trip to Bokchito Tuesday.
John H. Simmons left Friday for
Cooper, Texas to be gone for a few
days to visit friends and relatives.
Willie Neighbors from Robinson
spent Monday evening with Richard
Meadows.
Robert Spoon and Georgia Martin
were married In DnrnTif ThimilDir
The groom is the eldest son of Mr.
ana Mrs. j. m. Spoon, he was one
vl mib worm war soldiers; ne saw
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man. The bride is the charming
daughter of G. W. Martin. She was
born and raised near here and is a
fine vnnnff Inrltr TKmf .v.1..m tln:.
friends by their acquaintances. We
wisn mem a long ana nappy journey
through life.
FROM VEACH GROVE
Mr. and Mrs. Mac Lane and son
f!hns T.ee snenf Tnocilnv iicVif wltli
Mr. and Mrs. James Smith north of
Armstrong.
Rev. Craig of Durant filled his reg
ular appointment Sunday at the
school house. Sunday School at 10
and preaching at 11.
Ollltn n tinman, nf nui rvila nn.1
boys enrolled at the Normal Monday.
THE Dtoant WirayTfY rcmyft
Sam Pruitt moved Monday to the
Frank Crawford farm. Mr. Pruitt
has lived in our community for a
number of years. We regret to lose
mm. Our Ins will ho rhh nt..-:;.it
gain. We wish them success in hi.ii-
new home.
G. W. Seelcy sold two fine Jersey
Dairy cows to Clark Bros, this week,
for their Dairy on the Hagood farm.
Mr. T. A. Russell was the guest of
his mother, Mrs. T. D. Russell cast
of Durant Thursday.
Mr. John Smith has a sick boy. Dr.
Hagood was called in Friday morn
ing. Mr. C. Y. Reynolds is running his
peanut thresher south of Allison at
Mr. Everett's.
Rev. Craig held preaching at the
school house at 7 p. m. Friday (last
week). A good number greeted him.
ITEMS PROM PIIJTI i?
On the account of the rain Sunday
fachool was postponed Sunday.
Bro. Tucker was present Satur
day night and preached to a large
crowd , but on account of the rain
there was no preaching Sunday.
Prayer meeting was greatly en
joyed by a large congregation Wed-
ncay ?,ieht at Mrs Lvdin Risner's.
Mrs. Decker is improving some at
this writing.
Mrs. Lydia Risner and daughter,
iuji.ee ien oaiuraay evening to spend
a week with her mother at Bokchito.
i .Mr: DV,M Bannpr Jnadc a business
trip to Durant Monday.
Mr. Fmd T.inrllnv .ml A t. -n
Jr. attended to business in Durant
ouiuruay. .
Mr. and Mrs. C. V. Rose' and sons
of Hatcher snenfc Sntnrn,. ,!..!,.
with mother, Mrs. Gentry.
mr. waiter nayes and Jim Pol
stum left Friday for Paden, Okla.,
to attend to business.
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Jones spent Sun
day afternoon with relatives near
Blue.
Mr. J. B. Cross Dined with Mr. T.
F. Lindlcy Sunday.
Mrs. Bonnie Russell and Miss Oval
Hnllerburton was shopping in Durant
Friday.
Miss Bertie Reason nnd sister was
shopping in Durant Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. Cola Stanford made
a business trip to Durant Friday.
Mr. J. F. Cox spent the week-end
with his brother at Bokchito.
THREE
Published Nov. 17, 1922.
Notice is hereby given that the fol
lowing personal taxes for the follow
ing years and amounts are due and
delinquent and that unless paid with
in 30 days from date a tax warrant
for the collection thereof will be? fin
sued as required by law:
BOKCHITO TOWNSHIP
J. J. nnd B. F. Walk, 1010, $13.08..
J. J. and B. F. Walk, 1920, $17.12.
J. J. nnd B. F. Walk, 1921, $10.92:.
Doted this ICth day of November
1922. J. A. MOORE,
County Treasurers
Dr. J. L. Reynolds
Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat
and Glass Fitting
Durant, Okla.
Over Corner Drag Store
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SANTA CLAUS'
has sent us pur presents ahead
of time and we are now puting
them on display for your in
spection.
Have yours put aside before
they are picked over.
DURANT BOOK STORE
'Phone 699 204 W. Main
Plows and Harness
You are now thinking of plowing and breaking. We
have a complete line of Gang Plows, Sulky Plows, Turn
ing Plows and Middle Breakers.
PLOW SHARES
If you need a new share for your Avery, Moline or King
man Plows we have them.
HARNESS
Our stock of Harness was never more complete than it
is right now. We bought our harness, collars, etc., before
the recent advance in prices and offer the best values you
will find anywhere.
E. G. McKINNEY HARDWARE CO.
298 West Main
'Phone 61.
Temerlin s Reorganization Sale
Opens Friday Nov. 1 7th 9 A. M. Closes Saturday Dec. 2nd 1 922
FREE! FREE!
To the first 25 Women enter
ing Our Store at 9 o'clock Fri
day morning, we will give abso
lutely free one five yard Ging
ham Dress Pattern. Get your
tickets at the door. Doors open
promptly at nine o'clock.
14 Days of Fast Selling
$50,000 Brand New Merchandise
CONSISTING OF DRY GOODS, CLOTHING, SHOES
MEN'S AND BOYS' FURNISHINGS, LADIES' AND
CHILDREN'S COATS, SUITS AND DRESSES,
SWEATERS, UNDERWP3AR, COMFORTS, BLAN
KETS, BAGS, TRUNKS AND SUIT CASES.
Reason for This Sale
Mr. M. Temerlin who has con
ducted this business for the past
17 years has taken into partner
ship his brother, Pink Temerlin,
who in the future will have ac
tive charge of the business. This
reorganization makes it neces
sary to reduce our stock.
Uest Cotton sewing thread AC
per spool
Best silk sewing thread CC
per spool, all colors J
Brown Sea Island Domestic AC
per yard A"
9-4 bleached Pepperell Sheet- OQC
ing yard Ou
Heavy grade bleached Canton 1 AC
Flannel, yard "
50c Poplin, big range of colors 1 QC
yard J-'
Good grade brown Canton 1 AC
Flannel, yard 1"
Fine Grade bleached Domes- QC
tic, yard
Boys' and Girl's School (PI ACk
Shoes plK
Women's Shoes, regular (PI AQ
$5.00 to $8.00 values pl.J0
Extra wide Torshon Lace 10c OC
value, yard O
Large size 20c towels now 1AC
It is impossible to list the thousand and one bargains we offer in this limited
space, but read our big two page circular to get details or better still come to
our store and see for yourself. Below we quote you a few prices, but there are
hundreds of other bargains at this store. Eve vy article in this big stock has a
red tag with the price marked in plain figures COME BUY SAVE.
Men's Suits and Overcoats
Men's nnd Younpr Men's all
wool Cashmere nnd Tweed Suits
formerly sold for $22.45 now
$12.45
Women's Coats, Suits and Dresses
Stylish Suits and Overcoats for
Men and Young Men, helted
Models. Former price $25.00
now
$14.85
Men's raincoats that sold for
$8.00, really heavy enough for
Overcoats, only
Women's lone; coats, sport
Models, fine Polo cloth, Stylish
and nifty, worth $15.00 now on-
ly
Indies' French Serge Suits
very stylishly made, beautiful
trimmings, former price $25.00
go for only
$14.85
Ladies Skirts, beautifully made
of Poirct Twill, box pleated ef
fects. Regular $0.00 values yo
for
V
HUNDREDS OF OTHER BARGAINS IN THESE READY-TO-WEAR
DEPARTMENTS THAT WE HAVEN'T
SPACE TO MENTION BUT WE ASK YOU TO COME TO
THE STORE SEE THEM AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF
THE BARGAINS OFFERED.
. TEMERLIN
17 Years Successful Merchandising in Durant
$1.00 Men's Knit ties go Arc
for 4D
Men's heavy bleached QfC
Union Suits Ot
Men's Dress Pongee Shirts AJTC
only yj
Men's Maroon Jersey Sweat- QAC
ers go for Ot
Men's Novelty Hats in new (Pi A(
fall shapes yLJtU
Men's Extra Good Work C7C
Shirts 0
Men's 20c hose all colors . QC
only 2
Men's dress shoes in black (Pt Jr
or brown, all leather p.-9
Men's Khaki Pants, good (PI QC
grade at only pXOD
Men's and Boys' knit gloves 1 AC
big values xtc
Men's Heavy Cotton Sweat
er Coats only
$1.19
One lot Men's soft collars go
for only
12'

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