Fort Gibson Gazette, April 13, 1916

Fort Gibson Gazette

April 13, 1916

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Fort Gibson Gazette (Newspaper) - April 13, 1916, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma frirsuant to a call issued several -Rev. Mr. Weston will preach at Brown's School hotisV next Suri-i day at three p, m.,if hot stormy. day* ago, a large number "of the! We wiU �3ay 13^ lb* for ?hick" besi'men of I^ort Gibson, and of ,e,1s this week.-Garners. "the surrounding country, met inj C. E. Ragsdale,, who has been , Port Gibson for the purpose of re- j assistant- freight olerk for the orgazing the-A. H. T. A. lodge at j Iron-Mountain at this place, was this place. � A reorganization was; transferred to Conway, Ark., last 'perfected. While the pi imary Sunday night, function* of this organization afe! Bring y0ur chickenS| eggs and indicated by its title:-Anti ,Horse bufeter t0 Lake, and ^et top "Association-its high moral The District Conference of the 1916.' Methodist Church will convene at Vian, Okia., April 20-23. The influences are of a. far reaching nature for the common,good; and those who participated in the reorganization of the A. H. T. A., are to be commended for their prompt response to the call of rnoral duty. M'ss Wells, who recently came here from California, has. purchased from W. P. Hughes, residence property in Block 113, and fronting on Pine avenue. Birthday Anniversary Mrs. C. W. Willey very pleasantly entertained on Wednesday, April 5th, on her birthday anniversary. The colors being"pink and white the rooms were beautifully decorated with pink and white carnations.** Music and games were pleasant features of the evenings entertainment. The hostess served a very delicious ice course. ^ Those present were: Messrs. and Mesdames Fiank Leonard, Sid Garrett, J. D. Lake, Fred Holden, A. E. Weston, Herbert Kneeland, Bert Brodie, Louis Sleeper, Mrs. John Howell, Misses Jessie Kincaid, Ray and Birdie Landwirth, Beatris'Berd, Maude Word, Ethel B. Williams, Messrs?. L.' M. Logan,. Allen Sanders, Jim Wendrath, Frank Hamilton. ciples they represent; and Whereas, We are stricken with Lyric, Tuesday, Thursday and ; grief'and feel that the loss to our Saturday nights. Admission 5c ;i0dg-e and to our community is and 10c. I great, yet we know the Grand Daddy, what is a "travisty of I Master doeth all things well and justice?". Well, mv son, its a man .we hlimbJy submit to His w'�- , who, after having been elected to ! Now. Therefore, Be ititesolved, an office, sits 'round and does!that wJtggs Hardware C ompariy It seems, from present indications, that the present high price of gasoline is going to get a lot of our Oil Magnates into what would seem to the un-iniated, as serious trouble, but will it? A resolution has been introduced in the senate of congress, directing the department of justice to start at once, a rigid investigation, to locate, if possible, a criminal conspiracy in the manipulation of prices on gasoline. Now, hold on a minute! Don't cheer action of the senate prematurally, for these spot-light acts necessarily have to be staged about once so often, for the edification of the gallery, (the people.) You well remember, if you can remember anything at-all, that the great Stanard Oil Company throttled competition/ by. fixing prices, for one state, or a group of states, 25tf per gallon; another group 15^ per gallon; and another group at 5f per���gallon; while in many large cities you could get five gallon cans filled free. .Then after .many long and weary years congress passed- anlanti-trust law, which was patched up and worked over quite considerable, and then at just about the time the people had given up hope of relief, the Department of Justice almost convicted the great Standard Oil Co.,. of being a great blood sucking*ocr-topus and criminally inclined^and, ordered the old Standard disolved. You know what has been happening ever since, especially with reference to the prices of gasoline and Standard Oil' stocks. - A beatiful line of ladies shirt waists in' the newest 1 You art) The Lyric. R. M. Mountcastle, City Attorney, attended the state Democratic convention at Oklahoma City, Tuesday. The newly elected delegates io the National convent tion were instruted to vote for the renomihotion of 'Mr. Wilson for President. '. , Lake appreciates your business* and keeps his stock full and fresh. In this issue, under the heading "Political Announcements, is the announcement of Mr. Enloe V. Vernor, of Mukogee, for the office of County Judge. Mr. Vernor is a pleasant gentleman to meet. Give him an impartial consideration. - You can always sell your eggs and butter at Garners and get top prices. In this issue appears the an-aouncement of the candidacy of Mr. Glen Alcorn, for the office of County Judge. He places his interests in the hands of the democratic party of Muskogee county, feeling sure of fair and impartial consideration at their hands. The Big Reduction Sale, which was started on last Saturday by Cravens & Cravens, of their largeX stock of general merchandise is again proving that truthful advertising pays. Who will get the fine.range stove? Save your tick ets-^you may hold the number that will get the stove. v Remember that Lake is always in, the market for; chickens, eggs and butter, at top prices, and that Lake sells for less. ' tf Pasture to satisfactorally accommodate 50 head of stock'from April 1st to, Oct 1st. Will look after stock personally. Five head or more, 50c per head per month. Less than five head 75c per head per month, lh miles nor'tjr of. town. t tf H. H. Dyer. ,'�'� In drder to get your interest in Fort Gibson real estate up to normal activity, we will sell you lots at $5, $10, $15 and $35 each., It is ascertain and conclusive - fact, that thrifty conservative people make a practice of /investing their* surplus money in real estate. The Georgetown News Rev. J. C. Cooper of Ft. Gibson will preach at Georgetown Sunday afternon at 2 o'clock. A rural telephone company is being organized and will be in opperation soon. Anyone wishing to join in on the line are welcome. Better roads, better schools and better rural conditions, are what the farmers of this comunity are striving for; and are not concern ed about the other fellows relige-on or love affairs. The remains of Samuel Edward Outlaw, who died in the hospital at El Reno, on April the 4th, was laid to rest in the New Hope Cemetery, in the bottom, last Thurs-doy, April the 6th, with Masonic honors. A large number of relatives and friends from Muskogee, Fort Gibson and the surrounding country were in attendance at the funeral. Having lived in this part of the country for 30 years, he was favorably known and well liked. He was married -25 years ago, and is survived by his wife and three daughters, who mourn his loss. " Card of Thanks We are thankful for the kindness shown and assistance rendered in our bereavment. Mrs. Outlaw, and daughters Presbyterian Church Sunday next at the Presbyter ian Church, at 10 jau ni,/Sunday school. It being the Sabbath before the death of Christ, a "Cak vary Service" will be held; . At 11 a. m., the Pastor's subject will be, "The Grand Canyon's Interpretation of the Crucifixion.'' At the 7:30 evening -service* The Gospel Message in "A Parable Drama of Three Acts." A cordial invitation to all. A Bold Holdup "Shorty the boob," the^g^ watchman of ^Jiam^^fSr er, and who carries la^-.w, of money about Elssv.paftc^^ii^r-relieved of the umthy lucr^,**^ Thursday night, at ther.hctJ^|p zle-point of a smoking .and noissh: 45-held in the hand of a ^4wild& eyed bandit from Borneo.'' t^, ,5 I seems from, best information-^ gathered, that the long and stilly^ nocturnal hours were at hand and''| the napping moments were being1:-made use of by the faithful andj trusted watchman, who was sonm||$ two or three hundred yards his post of duty travelingbet^e^Si^ the rails of the main track; head^S ed northward, exceeding the spe^djsg limit ot a pedestrian, when awoke ^! bySamBenge. Here -"Shroty*^ gently broke news of the abovell?| described holdup; stating in an ex*?^ cited stage whisper, that We/haSF been shot at two times. ,';v\.,,..,-. Kv| His pocket book and otnerrper- J sonal effects were found:>ifieti&� i morning, where they were;vftip*' | posed to have been left by $ owner, which is strong evidence I that he did not have them-on'his | person at the timeof thesup'pjMedv | hold up.  . Y � I When again in his possession; "Shorty "holding the pbc^|^)kL which contained 50^, prpe|a|^^ 1 "I did not know Fwas asWi^|&tp long-^but''the.':'nex^'''man:.:Wh^]^4 that stuntv - Ott^iner^^^W^ltd ^| cross 'nigger creek,' flowing with E blood, before I will desert my pj^M of,dutv. ' -������*��-'-^ >M ADVERTISED LETTERS Remaining Uncalled For in Thu Office for the Week Ending March 10, 1916. Names-Gentlemen Rogers, Arthur. These letters will be sent to the dead letter office April 25; 1916, if.^ordefivered' before. In calling for^the above, please say "Advertised," giving date of list. Bertha M. Nash, P. M.' Fort Spend an hour at The Lyric. Special prices on Enamel and China ware this weeks-Garners. A splendid line of muslin'under^ wear just in at Lake's. tf "Can I get a seat?" is the password at The Lyric Theatre. .' Lake's stock of drygoods, gro-; ceries and shoes is complete and fresh, and Lake sells for less, if The latest styles in ladies'hand bags, silkv camisoles, boudoir capsr-just opened,at The Boston Store. Lake is just opening up a big shipment of ladies, mens and, childrens Oxfords and Slippers. Come in and look them over, tf The Lyric ,^5 way Compj^iM^fe^-^i 'taiife a-larg;^nMlif#^S prints, o�inler^in|f;SC^feft the ^fronJM6uh1�Wi|^, �W�g statelineontheewt, g^Co^ ville; Kansas;/on the no^tn- ymU curate an dependa)^Jn|ormB^| country to locate in- ^Qne ha^tohe ^rin^^^rlrishSUl the city limits of $6tti� _________ r . *. /*. T^-Tx sv Delrrionicb Under nei^' The bejft-eatabfeflifd buy and Gb^?^#8trdl^ Fort Gibsorfi^J Samp � o^y ^feua CeWa" "Nnrtl^ Marbje" and "Geoi^.Cr^ * seen at Braggs H^^F^S&ft?*  willrecei Mm 1 botMnOil,.f^cdloif Ghihi^ decoraljori" ;