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Adair County Democrat Newspaper Archive: February 24, 1938 - Page 1

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   Adair County Democrat (Newspaper) - February 24, 1938, Stilwell, Oklahoma                                ji The Stilwell 0: of 0. #ow H^s 64 Boosting Members NO BREAK SCHOOL NY A DEADLOCK Danger of Losing Building to Westville is Scotched; Pub-He Opinion with Board COUNTY REPUBLICANS TO MEET SOON ffOR 1938 REORGANIZATION TREAT SEED GRAIN Due to inquiries coming to the County Agent's office the agent is now recommending, that all seed grain be treated No developments in the sch ool board-NYA deadlock over the appointment of a supervisor for the $6000 building near the high school, for which some excavation has been made, were announced this week. The majority of the school board are standing pat on their decision to have a voice in naming the building supervisor, who must handle $2100 of the school board's funds in purchasing  materials. The NYA has appointed Lace Rector, Westville, as building, supervisor. Rector worked on the Union Grade school building and has aided in erecting other WPA and NYA structures in the county. He is backed for the supervisor position in Stilwell by Abe Allison, chairman of the school board, and Mrs. Chloe Jones, wife of the Stilwell postmaster. At a meeting last Sunday, attended by Mrs. Jones, the three school board members, and J. W. Holt, no decision was reached. Holt, appearing at the meeting only as an arbiter,  declined to The Republican organization of Adair county will hold it's precinct meetings for the 1938 reorganization   Monday,   Feb* m�t  ^County Commissioner Alex ^d aTl?*'T?f Teoahol ysJ*"nt The Qreen .school district is Tindle, anxious- to come home, Mrs. CM. Daniels and family cbnBidering the transfer and fs slowly improving in tfee Mus-thisweek _ transp-ortation of .their .^chopl kogee  veterans: - hospital-, his Mr. and Mrs. Tom Walburn children and teachers tp West- wife �fid;.this' 'week,Wleg, m amT* vilIe *� ^e housed, Cfor the re- broken in a fall "from an Okla-visited Mr. and Mrs. Bird Moss maider of this school year while honia city  hotei  window last and family Sunday.        _      their new modem.stone school fall is knitting slowly L. M. Bowen was a Stilwell building is under  construction     ���� *   . �   �   a visitor Monday. ,aa the material in the old frame '    j. y/ STEWART DIES 3�r-^ �*t xB5 tS6^8011 building is to be used in the new An aged resident, of south visited ps.Lula Little Monday one..    . Adair county, J. W. Stewart, Mrs. Lula Little who has been AU rural S(ihool districts in TOute one, died early this week, visiting the Crowder family the county have WPA projects Burial was in Guthrie under the near Siloam returned home here approYed or applied for with the direction of the Roberts funeral Sunday. following exceptions:  Proctor home. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cannon an- n0> 2; Ward and Taylor are       -^---o nounce the^ birth of a son'Fred stiir considering. Morris is delay-     � CARD OF THANKS WfjgJ at *heir ed, Wagnbn is not applying.    Words cannot express pur, home south of Watts..      ^,    Christio has a repair, and im- heartfelt, gratitude. to all- bur to corn pound for pound, and there are any number of annual crops that will take the place of alfalfa for Oklahoma pastures. Iir the western part of the state, Sundan grass will serve well, and in the east Dwarf- Essex rape suffices. Wheat, barley, rye* and winter oats furnish an abundance 0 f green f e ed through the fall, winter an v�n,o., onrisue ana � xepjur-       *��- ncatMoii;g^nvuuci., w,...��* Mrs. J. W. Ayers who .had provement project going and is neighbors and friends who were been visiting her daughter 'afr considering buildng anew stone so kind and helpful to us in our Eldorado, Arkansas-returned to building. Baron .had a project hour ofJ sorrow. And also the her home here Monday. Mra. for repair'but are changing fy> beautiful flbyal offerjug.   May Helen Rogers whom Mrs.. 4xe*$ a new'4-ro6m stpne building Gpdfe. riches^ rblessings abid,�j had-heek-.visiting, accompanied Piney started a repair project with each and all of you. her homo for an extended visit, but have been unable to com-   Mrs. Mark Patterson & family (Continued to page-three) (Continued to Page Two>        Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Patterson With less than a month to go before Stilwell elects a new school board member, talk of candidates and policies is slowly beginning to take form. The election"; wil be held, according to lawV^bn the third Tuesday in March, which makes it fall on the 22nd. So. ^ar three ^ men are i>eing talked'on the streets as possible candidates but none tfiave announced. Abe Allison, incumbent, has declined to say that he will seek reelection but dope-sters. have itfigured that he will run.;- t; Boyd McGee, proprietor of the McGee shoe store, also is mentioned as a^candidate. Although McGee has discussed the.matter^ With friends, he has'not definitely decided to make the rtee>: er membefc Who?may ruhag -^hboi M^k&%iQik:^m, ually exciHng al^aiw^n StUwef political life and this year's ra$e. ^|nothe an exception, obrfex* cars derailed mi' np Four derailed cars held traffic on the Kansas CSty Southern for several hours Mon day' before thes. iwreckagel was cleared. a southbound freight train had a "bucklp'\in the fiddle arid an oil car piled up pn a gondola." The two caite- were badly wrecked. buys new truck: The, Fletcher Motor Co., Ford dealers, ,tbis^weekvput into local service a new J938 Ford pick-up^ truck. Brilliantly painted and. lettered, the new truck is a ^nif ty job". MRS, IRENE ELLIS DtES Mrs. Irene Ellis, wife of.! W. F. Ellis, died last week and was buried in New Hope cemetery. She was 70 years of age and is survived by five daughters and two sons: Mrs; Clyde: Hudson, Walter Ellis,^Mrs. Bert Culbert-son, Stilwell, Mrs. Clyde Mc- . Clure, Stilwell, Mrs. O. J; Atch-ley, Stilwell, Lielia Ellis, Stilwell, and Roland Ellis. The funeral was held at the Baptist church Sunday* Rev; R. � H: Rust officiating. Interment was directed by, the Roberts > Funeral home.   ' ' Mandy Xee HoHoway Succumbs Mandy Lee Holloway, 74, succumbed at the home of her son, Clay Holloway, four miles, south of Stilwell early this -week. Ffoh neral services were held afc>the Presbyterian church' with Rev* Worleyjn charge: Burial was ihs New HopeVcemefery under^su-v pervision of the Roberts Funeral home. MRS. MATHIS ENTERTAINS Mrs. Kitty Mathis entertained a large group of Stilwell young people at her home'last .Saturday night. The affair, an Informal dance, wait attended by 30 of the Stilwell younger set. MARRIAGE LICENSES   1 No marria,geli|f leased~for p^Hlca^B th^^J^^ 1 W Notice Ji* *#fe?T Capitpl, ft   

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