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Fort Gibson Independent (Newspaper) - April 21, 1938, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma Oldest Town In Oklahoma - Home of the Old Stockade - On Highway 62 Quaint but Interesting No Other Place On Earth Like 20.000 READERS EACH MONTH Fort Gibson Independent HERB SHALL THE PRESS THE PEOPLE'S BIGHTS UN A WED BY GRAFTERS OR CORRUPT BY GAIN MUSKOGEE COUNTY'S GREATEST WEEKLY VOLUME XIII FORT MUSKOGEE APRIL 21. 1938 NO. 48 As I See It- By John A. Woods We spoke of several doing repair work last they are a t it again this Hugh McLoud is having a new front put in at his barber Mr. Brodie is painting the front of his s t o r Mr. Allison is still doing repair work in his store and having water Mr. Mack Palmer has new awnings at the Corner Drug and Mr. Bynum has h i s plumbing completed and is having the upper story of his building made into TAHLEQUAH CENTENNIAL The churches were well attended Easter with record attendance in all Fort Gibson churches and good programs Attending church only at Easter time may in a small way atone for the whole year but those of you who do just remember that if no one took an interest in the churches except at this season there would be n o church for you to attend when Sunday did Neighbors are something to be Rogers brought home our setting hen and then gave us a setting of fine White Rock eggs to go with I in the Tulsa World where G. W. Colo in a letter to that army bombing plane be used t o drop bombs on tornados and thus releasing the dissipating the storms This seems possible altho would be something like the tieing the bell on the School Events For Remainder Of Year April 29th. Junior Senior Henpecked May 6th., Junior Senior May 6th., May 12th. May School Special to the Independent By J. E- B. Grimes The Junior Chamber o f Commerce of Tahlequah is sponsoring a Centennial celebration which is to commemorate the Exodus of the sometimes known as the Trail of Also it is the 100th anniversary of the establishment of a postoffice at This event will take place May while the whole United States is celebrating Air Mail week which is to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the first successful flight of a i r craft by Wright It is a strange coincidence that this flight took place upon the old stomping ground of the Kitty N. C. A n old time stage coach carrying mail will leave Tahlequah and place the mail on an air plane at Hat Box Local stamp collectors may b e given the of placing mail upon this historic A beautiful cachet will b e placed on a 11 mail at Minstrel Show At High School Auditorium Program At Church Sunday Evening 7:30, April 24th., 1938 Opening Song Rev. J. C. Boatright Piano Scarf Miss Mary Lou Boydstun Story of Master Harold Wind and Violin George McDougal Vocal Mr. Albert Withers Piano in Miss Caroll Nation Miss Dovie Ford Piano Master Edwin Vocal Miss Ada Gray Rev. J. C. Piano Master Julian and Miss Nancy Mr. C. B. Piano Miss Pearl Mrs. Beatrice Coming FRIDAY NIGHT APRIL 22 BIG MINSTREL SHOW Sponsored by Ladies of Methodist Missionary Society Lots of Laughs - Lots of Music by String Band Funny Jokes 3 Act Play Admission 10 and 20 cents The people of Ft. Gibson and surrounding territory will have an opportunity to see a real pood minstrel show Friday night at the high school This show is put on by a group of boys from Braggs and has been shown several places with great Not only is the comedy part unusually good but the stringed orchestra is a You will enjoy this show and the admission price is within the reach of It is being sponsored by the Methodist missionary METHODIST Preaching Services 1st. and 3rd. Sundays Rev. Marion Pastor Morning Sunday School 10:00 Church Services 11:00 Evening Epworth League 6:30 At this hour there will also b e a class for older PRESBYTERIAN Sunday School Supt. C. B. Kagy Morning Sunday School 10:00 BAPTIST Preaching Services 1st. & 3rd Sundays Morning Sunday School 9:45 Church Services 11:00 Evening B. T. U. 6:30 At this hour there are classes for all Church Services 7:30 Prayer Meeting Wednesday Evening 7:30 Womens Missionary Union every Tuesday afternoon at the APOSTOLIC CHURCH Mrs. Julia Pastor Woodroe S. S. Supt. Morning Sunday School 10:00 Preaching 11:00 Evening Preaching 7:30 Joe H. Childers For Court Clerk JOE H. CHILDERS Joe H. Democratic candidate for Court i s a man well qualified for this ha v i n g served as Chief Deputy Court Clerk since January 1 9 3 5. Mr. C h i 1 d e r s needs no introduction to the people of Muskogee having been a resident since 1904. The office of Court Clerk car ries many duties and inasmuch as records for both the District Court and County Court are maintained in this There are three judges of the District Court and one of the County Court and thousands of dollars are handled through this It is of vital importance t o select a man who i s qualified to handle these Mr. experience as Chief Deputy Court Clerk thoroughly qualifies him for the position he is seeking and his services in this capacity merit the influence and support of the voters of this AT YOUR SERVICE We ask the serve you of a - opportunity to in the capacity FIRST CLASS DRUG STORE WE HAVE TO OFFER Prompt - Courteous Service and High Quality Merchandise At Correct Prices You pay no Premium For Dependable Service In Our Drug Store CORNER DRUG STORE Every Inch A Drug Store Prescription Specialist Phone 89 Ft. Gibson Agents Stock Serums Read Tht Ads It Pays CHURCH OF CHRIST The Church o f Christ has changed its regular services from Saturday nights to Sunday nights and everyone is cordially invited t o attend these Bible Services begin at 7:30 each Sunday Fort Gibson With a colorful history of a century and much was the scene of many of the most stirring events in Visit it on your Me Help to Keep Children Says Reddy Kilowatt Good properly refrigerated and well are mighty essential for sturdiness to growing Reddy Kilowatt realizes this and that's why he offers his dependable services in the Electric Refrigerator and the Electric Both are health building appliances upon which parents absolutely can depend at all OKLAHOMA GAS AND W ELECTRIC COMPANY Am 1902 C. Manager Eastern Division
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