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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 54 ADA, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, MAY 15, .1919, TWO- CENTS TEE.CQPY, Ladies' Waists We are showing many clever styles in Voiles, Organdie and Georgette. You will want a lot of good looking waists for use this Sum- mer, We have them. LOOK THESE OVER: Wirthover Wirthmor Wellworth Georgette to STEVENS-WILSON CO. Young Man, Reared Near Ada, Victim of 2300 Volts of Electricity While in Pursuit of His Regular Duties. First of the Kind Ever Known in Ada. J. U. Criswell, Unable to Stop Ambulance When Brakes Fail to Work, Crashes Into Freight Train. mm NOTE HOT 10 BE crate CASE OF RUSSELL Elbert Chapman, the eighteen year old son-of Byars Chapman, is dead and Frank Bynum, a young m-an working for the J, W. Shelton Undertaking Company, is nursing a badly bruised head as the result or two accidents he.re this morning about o'clock. Elbert Chapman 'was working on ately the current shot ttirough the body. Morris Wagsoner called to Do: ride top of an- other pole between the scene of thi accident and the power plant. Der- rick immediately cut the wire, thereby cutting off the current. He Immediately rushed to young Chap- man, lied ;t rope around his body and lowered him to the ground. He the lines of ilie Ada Electric and 1 was not breathing, but they rush- Gas Company at the corner of Ash ed him 10 the Faust hospital for avenue and Si.xia street when a current of electricity 2300 volts strong shot through his body, kill- exaniination. He was dead before he was put on the operating table. As soon as accident occurred, ing him instantly. In rushing to j J, U, Criswoll and Frank Bynum the soene of the tragedy W'ith the' started to the scene -with the am- ambulance, J. U. Criswell and bulance. A freight train was stand- Frank Bynum went Into a freight' ins wres.i Main street. Mr. Cris- IVoss NEW YORK, May of the conviction of Joseph F. Ruth- B.v the Ajwctnteil Press PARIS, May council of four has declined to consider the not from Count Von Brockdorff- lerford and seven other members of Rantzau. chief of the German peace the International Bible Students' delegation, relative to international j Association and allied organizations iabcr legislation. In a note to the j who were found guilty of violations (jerman delegation today Premier of the espionage act, was ordered president of the peace I today In the opinion of the United conference, says the allied and circuit court of appeals here. sociated governments are "ot the (The opinion states that the defend- opinion that their decisions give sat-'ants who were convicted before isfaction to the anxiety which the j Federal Judge Howe in Brooklyn Germans profens and insure realiza-ldid not have a fair trial. tion of the reforms which the work- ing classes have more than ever the right 40 expect. HARRIS HOTEL, ARRIVALS. O. R. Harris, Oklahoma City C. H. Black, Oklahoma City Chas. H. Wohlford, Ardmore J. B. Fink. Wichita, Kans. C. D. Kelly. Dallas. Tex. C. B. Perry. Bostrop, La. Joe Lefkovits. Cincinnati, 0. T. G. Blocker, Sherman. Tex. J. R. Cobb. Oklahoma City POST FIELD AVIATOR train standing on the Frisco tracks, wrecking the ambulance and cut- ting Frank Bynum severely about the head. well, who was driving, saw tho train in plenty of time and tried to ap- ply the brakes. The brakes would not work and the ambulance plung- The electrocution of young Chap-1 ed headlong into the train, wreck- man is tlie first of the kind to hap- pen in Ada. He was at the top of the pule, working with a live wire. Morrlc Waggoner was the ground. Jack Derrick was working some distance away. It 1st not known whether Elbert caught to keep from falling or how (he nccident happened. Forj A. GROSS, U. F. SANDY AND WALTER MILBURN' BADLY BURNED IX GAS EXPLOS- ION NEAR ALLEN. D. A. Gross, B. F. Shandy and Walter Milburn, of the Homaokla Oil Co., were the victims of a gas explosion one-half mile south and a mile and a half west of Allen at yesterday afternoon, when gas ironi a well they were drilling was ignited, burning tne three men severely, slightly inj.uring others and destroying the rig. The company was putting- down a well on the Harjo farm and were at a depth of about 250 feet, where gas is usually encountered in that field, when Mr. Shandy unthoughted ly struck a match to light a cigar. The gas was so 'dense that it easily ignited and the conflagration fol- lowed. The men were fishing for tools when the accident occurred, The three injured men were hur-j ried to the Faust hospital in this! city where their wounds were giv- en immediate attention. The burns were mostly about the head, chest nnd hands in all three cases, and, while serious with both Mr. Gross and Mr. Milburn, they are all rest- ing easily touay and the physicians in attendance state that neither of them are in imminent danger. ing ambulance, and throwing the occupants through the windshield. Mr. Criswell was not seriously but Frank's left ear was lacerat- ed nnd a. deep gash cut on the right side of his neck. Tin- victim of the electrocution j has .been reared in and around Ada and Is well known. He was a hard i some cause ho took hold of the guy j working, industrious boy and was wire kMdlng to the ground while making rapid progress in electrical he hold in his other hand the live work. The plans for burial had not wire carrying 2300 volts, Immedt-i been announced this afternoon. Pn-ss Lieut. Carscardin. an aviator in WASHINGTON', May An making 'the trip from Post Field, I opinion to the effect that the brew I Fort Sill, to Okmulgee today enter- Of beer containing two and tained the citizens of Ada quarters per.cent alcohol is 11- ind. F. J. Fennlng. Kansas City, Mo. J. H.! Carpenter. Oklahoma City Dan Gardner, Stonewall Fred Wachenheim, New York I. E. Province, Sherman, Tex. K. W. Fischer. Oklahoma City B. Tngue, Shawnee A. R. Reeves. Dallas. Tex. A. K. Boggs. Sapulpa O. G. BoRsnschutz. Oklahoma City G. Handley, St. Louis, Mo, P. S. Maud, Oklahoma J. R. Chandler. Francis Lawrence Walker, Wichita Falls, Tex. Alonzo Turner', Oklahoma City H. C. Pool. Oklahoma City INTRODUCIHG BABY TO DADDY -l-on his return from the trenches. Is some occasion. The memories should be recorded In one of our Elegant Photo- graphs. Phone for an nppolnt- i ment. Studio PHONE 8-1 fore coining to earth where he Palmer to internal revenue inforccd himself with gas and wa- commissioner Roper, but officials ler, after which he wended his way toward the above mentioned city. DIKIGIBLK AIUIIVKS AT ___________ Denny Cummlnys, Oklahoma City I some etherial fantastic stunts be- legal has been given by Attorney E. McNeil. Kansas City, Mo. E. H. Gllmore. Omaha. Neb. L. L. Crohen, Boston, Mass. R. II. Sanders, Kansas Cit, Mo. E. E. Sullivan, Chicago. 111. Zead J. Chamberlain, St. Louis F. A. Munhall. Ardmore Joe A. Carson, Oklahoma City R. H. Steen, Oklahoma City R. R. Fanner. Muskogee E. L. Gillette, Francis Jno. T. Young, Tishominco Mr. and Mrs. Banning, Ballon, .NKWKOUNDLAM) POUT, ST. JOSES, N. P.. American naval dirigible C-5 sched- uled for a possible non-stop flight from this port to British isles, ar- rived hero today after a day and night cruise from Montauk Point, New York. The balloon has been in the air twenty-five hours and forlv-five minutes. explained It would not operate to stop the manufacture of this boer pending a decision by the federal district court of rs'ew York in the case uow under consideration. Paris Green, 'London Pur- ple, Arsenate of Lead and All the Other Bug Killers. Destroy the bugs before they df- uToy your stuff. Paris Green .In 20c, 30c, 75c packages; Aruenate of Lnd 75c. lb., 40c 1-2 Ib. 20o 1-4 Ib.1: Dip; Gwln Sanitary Fluid; Coweaso; Hoffitra; Ray Kill- Arc; Fly KllUn: Chad's Kill- er; Chicken Louse Killers all kinds. Order tor ib Maw Drug HAD CHRONIC STOMACH TROUBLE FIFTY YEARS Mr. Plctz Finally Found HOW to End 88 Years Old. "I had been afflicted for 50 years with chronic storauch trouble and dyspepsia, and npent hundreds of dollars irvinjf to Ctt relief. For yearn I have hail to RO to the closet as often as eight or twelve times during the nicht, on account of ray bowels. 1 nnd to DO very careful whnl I ntc and could not eat fruit nt nil. "I have used but four buttles of Milks Emuluion and it has benefited me more than all the other medicine's I have FOR REPORTS FROM NATIONAL AND STATK ItANKS. lly till- ASSOl'llltl'll WASHINGTON, May comptroller of the currency today Is- sued a call for a report of the con- dition of all national banks at tho close of business Monday, May 12. OKLAHOMA CITY, May call for a report of the condition of all state banks at the close of business May 12: was issued from the office of the state banking com- missioner today. By tho AfisoHiih-d BERNE, Switzerland. May Troops of Admiral Kolchak have captured the important town of Sa- mara on the Volga river, tlif Ukraniiin press bureau says it learns i from well informed sources. I W. W. WH1TAKKR, PIONEER, DIES AT BYRD'S MILL W. W. Whitaker. aged 72, died this (Thursday) morning at the home of his son, John Whitaker, at Franks. Deceased was a pioneer Of Pontotoc county, having resided Franks the past sixteen years. He was a who stood high in the esteem of all who knew him. He came to this country from Denton county, Texas. Dece-aspd is survived by two chil- dren, a son, John Whitaker, and a daughter, Mrs. Donie 'Griffin. MAY SALE IN FULL FORCE This Sale is just as interesting as the first day it started. You will find as many bargains now as the day it started; be sure and see for' yourself. MEN'S AND BOYS' SUITS All Reduced for This Sale MEN'S SUITS SALK PRICES All This Season's Mcrchandi.se Included BOYS' SUITS SALE PRICES MEN'S HATS ALL STRAW AND FELT HATS ON SALE LARGE ASSORTMENT S.M.SHAW, PROP. PHONE 77 Established in IMS Al THE PLAY AMERICAN. Paulino Frederick is the star in the drama, Out of the Shadow. Here is where a young man finds himself between the horns of a di- lemma when a very attruotive young girl he loves Insists on being told a very dangerous secret. Did he tell? U.v the AHNoclntod WASHINGTON, May out hurting mo." M, South 13th St., Springfield, 111. When Mr. Plctz wre ti 811 When Mr. Plctz wrote tliij letter ho tnkcn. I cnn po to bed and sleep cally the entire' South .Texas and the whole night, and can eat fruit with- Oklahoma Division was included In the units announced ,by the War Department toda yas assigned to I convoy home, hard to relieve at that age. Don't suffer for 60 years as he did! Don't suffer an- other wirk! Milka Emulsion costs nothing to trv. Milks Emulsion is a plonmint, nutri- tive food and a corrective medicine. 11 re- stores healthy, natural bowel action, do- ing away with all of pills and physics. It promotes appetite and quick- ly puts the digestive organs in slmpu to assimilate food. As a builder of flesh and strength, Milka Emulsion is strong- ly recommended to run-down nervous people, and it has produced amazing re- sults m many cases of tuberculosis of the lungs. Chronic stomach trouble and constipation are promptly allv in one day. This is the only gelid emulsion made, and so palatable that It is eaten with a spoon like ice croam. A truly wonderful medicine for weak, sickly children. No matter how severe ynur case, you are urged to try ErmiUion un- der six bottles home with you. use it according to and if not tatisflod with, the rciulti, your .moner will be refunded. Price 60s and tittle 20. 3V ThtTiliUM Emulsion Co., lerfe lad. Solo and tfuuaatead by u vfm to Drue Company AIJU'hAXES RKA.CH OKLAHOMA CITY EN ROUTE TO UOSTON. Dv tin- AHHodiitcil t'reiw OKLAHOMA CITY, May Five giant De Haviland airplanes arrived hore. at p. m., com- pleting the first Jeg of the Dallas to Boston flight. The squadron, commanded by Qolonel H. D. Clag- g-ett, flight supervisor of the south- west, will spend' today and tomor- row here, leaving for Wichita, Kan- sas May 17th. NEW JiXOUR MILL MAXAGER WILL ARRIVE JUKE FIRST C. H. of Glasgow. Mo., has been .selected a? manager of the -Ada Milling to succeed L. B. Pettijrew, who .recently resigned, Mr. Barnes comes to Ada with the best recommendations as. to citizen- ship, and IB reputed.to be a high f He will hit family hero with 'the expectation of making bin t T-' LIRKRTY. Tho Fads and Fancies will pre- sent a brand new program. The picture program presents Dorothy Phillips in the masterpiece, The Grand Passion, a dramatization of the Boss of Powderville. SHAWNKK BUSINESS PRAISES HAM RAMSEY. J. L. Ford, president of the Shaw- nee Milling and also of the Ada mill, was In the city on busi- ness today- on business. When ask- ed about the Ham-Ramsey revival at Shawnoe. he spoke in most en- thusiastic terms of the evangelists, saying he considers them .the best in the field today. Mr. Ramsey does, not attempt to "be sensational nor does he indulge in personal abuse, but appouls to his hearers in a manner that carries conviction. Nearly conversions resulted from the Shawnee meeting and Mr. Ford predicts that Ada will be reached as effectively as Shawnee. Christian Clinrcli Announcement. Rev. C. V. Dunn will go to Lo- hlgh Sunday May 18, to preach the commencement sermon for the Le- hlgh High School. There will be no church service at tho First Christian -Church.Sun- day morning do that tho congrega- tion may attend the commencement services of the local High School. Sunday School, however, will be at the usual time. Rev. Dunn will return in time -for the evening church services. Paving Meeting Called. The property of Towa- send and Broadway affected by tho proposed paving requested to' meet at city hall Friday even-.' the CommltUi. Sulti cleaned and ,11.507 Sres, Centenary Friday evening at eight thirty Ihe Team Capta'ns will marshall their forces .for the Centenary Drive which is to take place next week. At this meeting further details will be discussed and cards assigned the workers. Sunday afternoon at three wo plan to have a great Mission- ary Mass Meeting to be addressed by several laymen and also by the pastor. From this meeting the trams will start on their personal work. It is- understood that no public collections are taken for the Centenary. It is all secured by the interview plan. Sunday evening at eight-thirty the Methodists of the city are asked to meet at the church to hear the reports of the work of the teams during the afternoon and to hear short talks various speakers. is said to be a big lump for our Methodism to handle.. Take out your pencil and figure a bit. There are two million and two hundred thousand of us. Giving three dollars and twenty cents apiece for five years, we will go over tho top. We expect every member and friend to make a pledge, and we have several mem.- bers able to give odist Centenary Council for Ada. A Clilld anil the Centenary. At the breakfast table a little girl belonging to the Methodist Church In Ada heard her father say that children under twelve would not be solicited for pledges to the' Centenary. She dropped her head and a cloud came over her t'tice, for she was not yet ten. Later on she figured out how she ought to pledge fifty dollars during the b'lg drive next week. She also fig- ured an equitable scale for tho three other members of the family. It was the world's Saviour who said: "A little child shall lead them." WILSON SAYS MESSAGE WILL BE VERY BRIKK. By tin- AKKoclntiMl Pruns PARIS, May Wil- son has advised cable companies that his forthcoming message to the special session of congress will not be more than a few hundred words in length, enabling it to be cabled probably on the day of delivery. There Is more Catarrh In thlr section of the country than all other put tojether, and for years It was op- posed to be Incurable. Doctors pre- scribed local remedies, and by constant- ly falllpK to cure with local treatment, pronounced It Incurable. Catarrh a local disease, greatly Influenced by con- stitutional and therefore re- 'quires constitutional' treatment. Catarrh Cure, manufactured .by F. J. Cheney .Co., Toledo, Ohio, ,a tutlonal remedy, -Is taken Internally, and thru the Blood on Muooui of the'Syitem. One Hundred reward Is offered.-for any. can- Catarrh to Bend'for and F. 3. CHENBTT 4VCO..-Toledo, Ohio. by m..n.. tlu> Assotlnteil Press PARIS, May peace terms will probably be presented to the Austrian delegation Wednes- day.- The terms, it is understood, require 'the dismantling of the fa- mous Skoda gun works among other armament plants. 13y the Assochiti-il Press WASHINGTON, May mond B. Fosdick, New York law- yer, who was chairman of the com- mission on training camp activities during the war, will be the Amer- ican representative on the council of the league of nations when the league is-organized. This was learn- ed officially today. A nice, pleasant purgative that j also has a genial stimulating effect in the liver and stomach is one reason why Prickly Ash Bitters Is so well liked by people who have used it. They find it a good cine for the whole family. Price per Bottle. Gwin Mays Drug Company, Pianos Need Tuning? Bishop, the reliable tuner from Oklahoma City, is still here. Phone 206. Plenty of full blood departmental oil and gas leases at the News of- fice. Dainty Dove UNDERWEAR NEW STYLE, SPLENDID MATERIALS, IMMENSE VARIETY Elaborate Camisoles, beautiful Night Gowns, simple tailored En- velope tho most charming lingerie styles are to be found In our Underwear Section. They'll delight you with their beauty and fit, and will wear longer than ordinary Prices Are Consistent with Dependable Merclwndise. SEE THEM TODAY! The Surprise Store Established 1903 J35-H7 West Mam St. Phone It7
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