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Fort Gibson New Era (Newspaper) - December 14, 1911, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma V O L I I. FORT 1.911. w T. H. Is still business Old and is glad to see his old customers coming around lo do and is glad to wait on them as of I am constantly putting in new and selling at the very lowest living To the general public I would when you want goods at fair call and see me. I will treat you T. H. FLO NASA Jr. E. D. STANBACK You Need Fine If You Waul the Best and Cheapest Call On Nash 4 the Celebrated Curtice line ol and the ned Goods Besides all Staple Try our Line of Eddy Eddy Spices and Free to any Part of the You will find us in the NASH CK Corner of and Walnut where we trust to see old and by fair and courteous new Call and see Phone no. m & stanback Phone D. M JOE. Walker 4 Thomason Keep a fine stock of G They Which they are anxious to sell cheap for cash also keep Dry Goods and Ladies and children's Also Gent's etc. going at Call and We will treat you ORDINANCE NUMBER 148. An to be entitled an to North Muskogee lias & Power of Oklahoma a duly organized under the laws of the State of and to its successors and a franchise for and during a period of twenty-five to relay and and all necessary regulators and appliances for the transportation of natural or gas I in the Town of Fort State 1 of together with the right I to use viaducts and public grounds of the said Town of Kort Slate of Oklahoma for the purpose of laying mains and to supply i and deliver to the said Town of Fort 1 i and to its ' al or artificial gas for heating and power and for all other purposes for which natural and artificial gas or may be used during lhe said and to regulate the price He It Ordained by the President and of Trustees of the Town ' of. Fort State of j Section 1. That the said North Muskogee this & Power I of a tlon duly organized and doing j ness under the laws of the State of and its successors and hereinafter called the and it is hereby empowered and granted by the Town j of Fort Gibson in the County of and State of hereinafter called the for a period of twenty-five years from and after the passage of this the right to operate and maintain a gas plant and system in the said Town j of Fort State of and to introduce seil and supply natural or artificial gas to the said Town of Fort and to its and to enter upon the and public grounds of the said Town of Fort as the boundaries thereof fs now or hereafter may and to dig trenches and make excavations to lay and bury and to maintain and operate in the said and public below the surface and upon the bridges and viaducts of said gas mains and gas with all necessary and proper and for the supply and distribution of natural or artificial with the right at all times during the said to dig and excavate for the purpose of and removing the said gas mains and or any part or portions and for the said purpose to make connection for consumers with pipes or Section 2. That all work done in and upon any of the lanes and public grounds of the said Town of Fort Gibson hereunder shall be done to the satisfaction of a Civil to be appointed by said on the approval and at the expense of the said and whose direction shall be final as to all lines and otherwise at lite expense of the the event of any change from the so established line or Miss Lucille McSpadden of is here Mrs. L. R. Nash Clyde cashier of the State hank made a business may deem necessary to protect its property and interests from loss and by or and to prevent waste it being understood that said ntav charge In advance a deposit of Five Hollars for Installation of is here visiting her Section 5. That said shall be ready to furnish gas to mains and i era in the said Town of Fort Gibson within eight months from the trip to Muskogee acceptance and approval of this J the qualified voters of Claud cashier of otherwise said ordinance was is to become null and and ' ail rights and privileges granted on business I hereunder shall become null and void And ' be of no Section 0. That tor and In consideration of the privileges and franchise herein granted by the said Town of Fori said Its successors and assigns continuing in the enjoyment and dining all that period in which the said shall supply natural gas to the said Town of Fort j is worthy of the under the terms and conditions of this they shall furnish free of expense lo the Town of Fort natural gas for heating and lighting the town all municipal offices and gas for two street lights in the said Town of Fort free of said TWO Town of Fort Gibson having to pay only for the The said shall also furnish to the public schools natural gas for lighting and heating purposes I at the rate of twenty cents per thousand cubic ' that the I said public schools shall pay for ' the of all pipes and | thereunto and audience. Lost or stolen a black male | pig 8 months split in i right Suitable reward by informing W. M. Mr. Conell Rogers is a candidate for register ol i on tho Democratic and That meeting of business men advertised for last Monday night did materialize for want of McDonald preached an excellent sermon in the Presbyterian church last which was well The Meister singers gave a fine concert at the school auditorium last Friday night and was greeted by a large provided further in the event of increased ratc before a proportionate increase of said rate I be allowed above twenty cents per I thousand cubic I And it is further understood that I gas rates as applied in factories shall be made a part of j j Section 7. That whenever the I said its successors and shall abandon its rights under this it shall have the right to remove all its fixtures and all other property from the avenues and public grounds of said Town of Port and shall return Baid streets alleys and public grounds to their I former ' Section 8. That this ordinance be and its acceptance in writing by said shall constitute a contract and become mutually binding upon the said Town of Fort and the said and its successors and and same to be in full force and effect from and after its acceptance and approval by a of the qualified electors of the Town of I Fort Muskogee | provided said written acceptance by said shall be filed within five days after the said approval by the electors of said Town of Fort Section 9. That the President of the Board of Trustees of said Town of Fort and he is hereby authorized and directed to issue his proclamation calling a special election of the qualified electors of said to be held on the lath day of 1912, between the hours - of seven o'clock a. m. and six o'clock p. for the Mr. Henry Bradley and Miss Margaret Burnett were married Friday of last week by Rev. Hamlin of Con grat ula tion of many Tlie Muskogee people are figuring on another county court house which will be much better for the county at large than the one that met defeat at the polls not long the new proposition will have to be much better in the eyes of the or it will be defeated worse than the late The people are getting weary sick of paying high Senator of has made a poll of and claims that Gov. Wilson of New is the lead as democratic candidate for which the advo cafes of Champ Clark do not Richard formerly of Fort but for a number of years a resident of has just been elected great Indian Sacham of the Brotherhood of North American just organized in Adams is a and married the eldest daughter of H. C. of It USER'S REPORT 1 Of thn Condition of THE CITIZENS STATE Fort At the close of 5, 1911. Loans and Discounts 20.970.53 secured and unsecured 91,93 577.95 Furniture and 2.727,50 Due from Banks 14.793,04 Checks and other Cash items 487,84 iu Bank 3.854,00 19.452.38 Capital Stock Paid in - Surplus Fund 1.000.00 Undivided leas Expenses and Taxes 1.082.47 Individual Deposits Subject to Check 37.128.51 Time Cert of 40.00 Liabilities other than those above stated 201.40 Total 49.452,38 State of County of C. B. Cashier of the above named do swear that the above statement is true to the beat of my knowledge and so help me C. B. subscribed and sworn to before me this 7th day of December 1011. Cork JOHN C. Notary 1. He J. K. it being understood that the purpose of submitting to the qualified No. 113. NEW GOODS Just Arrived at Moses Bros. Store next door to Post We have just received the largest of goods we ever put Our stock of Shoes is and sure that we can suit you in We have a car load of and know we can su if you in goods and Call and we feel that we can suit shall occasion no unnecessary or permanent of the said alleys and the said shall carefully protect and guard all alleys and streets entered and so as to injury to persons or property while said work is being pursued in said and the said alleys and streets shall be returned as soon as possible to their former condition of usefulness without unnecessary Section 3. That under the authority hereby the said its successors and in electors of said the granting of a franchise to the North Muskogee Gas & Power of for and during a period of twenty-five to relay and remove mains and pipe and all necessary regulators and appliances for the transportation of natural or gas in the Town of Fort State of together with the right to use all viaducts and public of the said town of Fort State of for the purpose of laying mains and pipes to supply and de- natural gas to said Town of Fort Gibson and to its liver to the said Town of Fort Gib shall do so at a rate not to and to its natural exceed twenty-five cents for each or artificial gas for one thousand cubic heating and power and for said rate shall be under- j all other purposes for which natural Where Your Money is OFFICIAL STATEMENT OF The Farmers National Bank OF FORT OKLAHOMA At of Business Sep. 1st, 1911,as rendered to Comptroller of Currency Loans and S 70.904.31 3,545.38 Overdrafts 2.707.30 United States Cash and 15.847.24 25,000.00 Profits i F. C. President Attest ( sld The above statement is Homer L. W. F. C. Hubbard 6. C. Butte Sid Homer stood to prevail only so long as natural gas may be obtained in sufficient quantity from the present leased or lands adjoining of said North Muskogee Gas & Power but at no time shall the establish a rate to exceed thirty-five cents for each one thousand cubic and then only upon a thirty days notice to the Board of Trustees of the Town of Fort duty it shall be to approve of said increased rate only upon aforesaid contingency nor shall any increased rate prevail without the approval of said Board of it is further provided that said may charge minimum rate of fifty cents per month for which shall be the only charge when each monthly gas is for a less amount than fifty cents Section 4, That no company or corporation shall be permitted to give or contract for any service covered in this or have access the distributing or service pipes of the said unless duly authorized by and said shall have the right to shut off gas from any consumer who is In arrears for a period of ten and the said Town pass such ordinances with penal provisions for the protection of the property of said in said and the said adopt such rules as it and artificial gas or may be used during the said and to regulate the price at Town Hall in the Bird Building in said and Mr. T. F. and Mr. Ed. 11. Ortman shall act as and Mr. R. E. Coleman and Mr. E. D. shall act as clerks of such election at said polling and said officers shall act as counters of such Section 10. That by reason of the necessity of better heating and lighting an emergency is hereby declared by reason of which thiB ordinance shall take effect and I be in force immediately after Its a I approval and Passed and approved this 6th day of 1911. A. President of Board of EARL 11. W. T. of Muskogee was in town yesterday on Mr. Amis is one of the Muskogee gas Company that is to put in natural gas in this The intake for the new Muskogee waterworks wil cost The intake will be in Grand river below big island and in sight of this town below the railroad Statement of the bank of in this makes a good Claud Hamilton and T. D. in charge of this hank under are fine young business universally The editor jn Monday to an inventory of the printing he lately Besides the presses and type all the old relics connected with the office will to Fort Since the completion of the new interurban par line f rem Muskogee to Fort a number of families have moved to this and more are The opening ot spring is likely to witness an increased emigration The Woman's Home Mission Society of the M. E. church will get 10 per c. of all holiday goods at Nash's Saturday Dec. 16th. Ladies will be in Come and Select your things and help the The Ladies of the Mission will serve dinner at the McBride Dec. 16th, 1911. The menue will include pies and all other things that belong to a good Everyone cordially Dinner will be ready to serve at 11:30 a. m. Price 35cts. Col. J. S. Holden of Fort Gibson New by acquiring the old Cherokee Advocate has secured material for enough historical sketches to last the balance of his natural And the Col. is still a boy of about 70 at Times A There is not room enough in the United States for the Federal court as at present constituted and the Appeal to Either the one must be abolished or the other It is Socialism vs. Capital i s There is no middle Are you with us in this The above is from the last issue of the Appeal to Reason the great Socialist that has a circulation of about 500,000. Fred D. and says he means it. The coming is already waxing No. 440. REPORT Of the Condition of The Bank of Braggs At in the State of at the close of business December 5, 1911. Loans and secured aud 2.412.35 186:35 Furniture and 3.426.41 Due from 28.458.Of" Bills of Exchange Cash in 4.353.61 Capital Stock Paid Surplus 1.000.00 Undivided less Expenses and Taxes 4.117.79 Individual Deposits Subject to 30.952 nT Time Certificates of Deposit 1.03.00 Cashier's Checks 347.39 State of County of I Claud Cashier of the above named do swear that the above statement is trup to the best of my knowledge and belief so help me j i i CLAUD Subscribed and Worn ffo before me this 7th day of 1911.' W. Notary My commission expires 28, D T- Now is the Time to Buy Real Estate fa Fort THE VALUE and while the B pie are hard up for money and anxious to Over 4 The friends of R. T. Daniels of are urging him to be a candidate for congress in this Daniels was very prominent in the late waterways The editor of the New Era has been receiving letters from advising him to hold on .to the Cherokee Advocate It appears that the editor of che New Era was the only - sucker in the pond that would bite at that ancient which was something like a boys apple people were in Fort Gibson from great many of these were looking for locations where they can live Better buy some of the bargains that can now be and take advantage of the increase in values that is bound to come within the next Look at these One four room lot 140x100, good balance like One six room two large lots and balance long One seven room large lot and modern in every balance to suit One four room lot 100x140, balance long ' One four room cottage and two acres of smoke house and balance long room cottage arid large lot on west down balance one and two years at 8 per cent One four room cottage and large lot on west down balance one and two years at 8 per cent one four room close lot 100x140, ance in installments to These houses are all sell There is XA need of paying rent when the same money wdl buy a of your If you renter and desirous of come and see me whether you have any money or I would be glad to talk the matter over with you and assist you in any way 1 I have a great many vacant in all parts of town that I can sell very cheap and on to T' ' A. Berd 1771
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