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Cherokee Republican (Newspaper) - November 30, 1911, Sallisaw, Oklahoma THE REPUBLICAN JOURNAL W SEQUOYAH COUNTY Si JL. 6 Tl 191 O. 2ft ST BANKERS Fl the executive Dps With But One Dissenting Vote American Support Aldrich New Nov. 24 but one dissenting vote the American Association today save its unanimous and unqualified support to the Aldrich plan of the reform monetary system of the United Congress was urged to deal with the proposition as an economic Confidence was expressed that the purposes actuating the National Central Monetary commission committee was working out the ' details of the law with principles in such a manner as to gain the confidence and support of all classes After the election of the thirty-seventh session came to a Detroit Was Chosen Detroit was chosen unanimously on the first ballot as convention city in 1912. Atlantic Chicago and gave notice that they would ask for the convention in 1913. Vice President William Livings of was elected pres and C. L. of St. vice The convention then The report of the currency prepared by James B. Foreman of Chicago in Currency Commission Report currency commission with the officers of association were called into conference with the National Monetary commission in on March 28* to consider Senator Aldrich's suggestion for monetary a meeting of the commission immediately before the conference it was unanimously agreed the plan suggested by Senator Aldrich founded on correct with existing defects in our national banking systems and that with further developments of its details it can be made thoroughly Subsequently discussed with the National Monetary commission every feature of the plan giving our reason for suggestions our was pub in pamphlet form and circulated the members of this Our Chairman of Arthur Treasurer of the J. Fletcher Col. Fred New Assistant William G. New General Thomas B. New Manager protective L. W. New Beattie Dies In Electric Chair Justice Denton's For the benefit of our readers we publish the cases of in Justice Denton's S. P. Mundell and Austin were bound tb District court der a for recent shooting j Thompson entered plea of guilty to drunkenness and i was given a fine and costs charged with disturbing the ed a change to John Price's The case of Jess charged with a plain drunk was continued until the 28th, Tom drunk and disorderly was called on by the court for Bess Hartley was bound over to court under for Willis Amos and Andrew carrying Jess Robinson A n d Frank assault and Dock Thompson plead guilty to a drunk and was assessed R. T. disturbing the peace 50. While returning home from Jim Robinsons Sunday the horse belonging to Bob Robinson became which caused it run away throwing Mrs. Robinson ouf and demolishing the It was thought for a time the injuries of Mrs. Robinson that she could To the relief of her many was improving when last heard Nov. 24>-Henry Clay before his death in the electric chair at 7:23 confessed tQ the murder of his The which was given out in the rotunda of a downtown hotel Henry Clay ous of right before God do on this the 23rd day of 1911, confess my guilt of the crimel charged against me. Much that was published concerning the details was but the awful without the harrowing For this I am truly and believing that I am at peace * with God and soon to pass into His this statement is Beattie's confession followed by this statement by the attending statement was signed in the presence of the two attending ministers and is only statement that can * and will be made public by ' Beattie desires us to thank the many friends for kind letters and expressions of interest and the public for whatever sympathy was felt or Throughout the forenoon city had rung with rumors that Beattie had These j were denied at the penitentiary in connection with the of the made that the condemned man h ad The attending ministers would not discuss the case in any way until they had visited Beattie's parents in South Richmond and had secured their permission to make the confession The confession evidently was made at the eleventh Beattie finally became convinced all hope of escaping the chair had Two days Dr. Fix announced that Beattie had said he would not This was ascribed to the fact that Beattie desired to spare father the blow of admitting after his many protestations of innocence to the aged In Beattie's mind there was a struggle between filial devotion and a desire not to go to his death with a lie on his He was urged to by his spiritual advisers and at last broke Facts and Facts A fa rm assessed - at last year paid a State tax of This year a farm assessed at the state raise of 38 per cent and the present state will pay a state tax of and if those Oklahoma City bankers have their this will be further increased to God bless our - Pawnee Amount of Wages Paid in ShoWs Mir Increase For past have been Mandamus Granted by District Court Judge of Oklahoma re cently issued ah order compelling the Board of Equalization of the state of of which Governor Cruce is to make a levy sufficient to take up of warrant indebtedness which has and made under the Cruce to July 3, the chamber of Young Beattie's death chamber was below It has no of its isolation and the death tire chamber is as silent an an abandoned Into one corner of the chamber a black cable It was the heavy main wire from the dynamos of 'the city lighting a half mile The prison authorities don't depend cn their own dynamos for the fatal Over this cable poured 2200 of It was as as it There was no purring of dynamos to indicate its f When the executioner turned on the full voltage and the body responded to ul the witnesses There was no warnr - For a full the current raced through the Cell of the condemned For five seconds it was kept power and then was during about twelve When the needle on the indicator pointed to 200 volts it remained stationary there three seconds and then slowly Indians Want Their Coal hundred members of the Tribe of Indians convened in Chickasha Saturday tb discuss the needs of the tribe and recommended legislation tb the coming session of H. B. a banker and one of the wealthiest men in wao elected president of the The resolution committee unanimously that the of the segregated coal and asphalt lands be sold at nubile auction to the highest no restrictions being placed on the number of tracts a company or individual should The convention also asked congress to divide up per capita all Oklahoma 25. -A decrease of value of manufactured of the flour and feed industry in Oklahoma for the year 1910, as compared with 1909, is shown by figures complied by the State Department of The difference is attributed to the decrease in raw materials from the owing to In spite of this there was an increase in the total amount of wages paid in 1910 over the previous year or The total capital invested in 1910 amounted to which was a slight increase over 1909. The number of institutions money belonging to the manufacturing products of this sha Tribe of Indians now on de- class in 1909 was 117, which was posit in the United States increased to 125 in 1910, although - in 1909 there were 785 persons Congress was also petitioned employed in them and only 775 to at once dissolve all the present in 19,10. During the last year tribal which have there was only one person whose a number of officers who are average compensation was less paid from the tribal than per 234 getting be- A lobby will be sent to 'tween per 261 inaton next winter to represent between and per and press In- 12S All classes of the Indians 37 from to from the 12fron\$20 blood in blanket to cost and mth educated eighth plj e s u p e. d -j n' 1?910 Continued on page 5. adopted in resolution of plan recently published by Senator t Bankers Endorse it Vv a result of the work we * thus followed up by the efforts of members of the Mr. Fain worthy foetal while had held their and of the remaining thirteen the ject was The report was adopted and the currency mission was ordered to represent the association before the ai commission and congressional Officers The officers were Duel With In a knife duel on Joe Alexander's plantation near Paw Paw Thursday night Dock a killed Joe Dodson was stabbed in the eyes arid heart waB The trouble started over a Dodson attempted to kill her with a Ellis went to h e defense of the negress and The court held that ic was the duty of this to make a levy sufficient to take up all outstanding indebtedness and when they refused to do so that a writ of mandamus would lie to compel them to do their A majority of the equalization board were in favor of doing this in the first but Gov. Cruce objected to doing so on the ground that it would make taxes and finally the board re to make a le vy to cover the outstanding A stay of execution for one week was granted and unless the case supreme court reverses the judgment of the lower court the state will least pay off a portion of its back Will be in attendance at the of Santa Claus all day Saturday to take care of the little We want every child in Sallisaw and vicinity with their mothers fathers to inspect our line of Christmas taxes of valuer of build There are 153 working one the age monthly salary being males and for are 2 4 superintendents aii d whose average is The total in the clerical which is li engaged in a with ing near the scene of the murder i M. apprehended Ellis and held him until the arrival of officers Dan Johns and John E. who brought him to this city and 345. The wages run from to for 1 H. W. Moore The following is taken i ed in Daily ' Killed by under date of Nov. 21, Incoming passengers on the concerns one of Iron Mountain at noon re- we heed its ported the killing of a young H. W. of lady named Poster by the train claim cattle The young lady ex- fed at mill at that to take tne train for her thiR home and dropped against will fe a her ticket on the track just heavy the train pulled in and in aa the corn crop in that ing to recover the ticket was was a failure th struck by She was oil mill at 18 years steers are 1 .i ' at the present They been on feed aboal exW On Sunday morning Rev. last TWi mer Ridgeway performed the 8wen of ceremony that united in Mr. Arch B o ber of fed in the Emma falling of in of 5end the children anyhow They will be taken care of will reduce the I. H. departed Oklahoma on go ing the interests of his i THE FAIR The Home of Santa Claus Little on old son oft Mi aud Mrs. b| his hand Or lately jured three months m. the Janes It ed ft mi 48
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