Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - April 15, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma
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ADA, OKLAHOMA, TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 1919
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Today in the Skirt, Department you'll find the model that meets your idea of a skirt which is right for the many needs of the
.....season. New arrivals of the
most wanted w eaves and shades, in a wide variety of styles, merit a visit from every woman who prides herself on clothes economy and l>erfect appearance.
Really remarkable value is in the price
represented range of
and in all regular and extra sizes
Special sale continues this week on
Ladies’ Spring Suits
At remarkable clearance places
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By the A'-so lated Dress PARIS. April 15-steairuvhip laden with land was pillaged at Germans .accordng to a dspatch from j Warsaw ret eve*! at Zurich and transmitted to the Echo De Paris.
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BOSTON, April 15. Telephone communication throughout New England. except Conn, was suspended today by a strike of the operators of the New England Telephone and Telegraph Co., and the Providence Telephone Co. In this and other cities the operators quit work 7 a. rn. and the wires became dead. The union demands include wage increase * and right of collective bap-
For th*- stomach and bowel disorder- et babies McGEE’S Baby Elixir is is a remedy of genuine merit. It acts quick Iv. is pure, wholesome and pleasant ie take. Price 25c and 50r -alnirg with the companies per bottle. Sold bv Hart Smith. — —---------------
Lieutenunt-Colonel Burton H. Witherspoon has just arrived from overseas and with his mother. Mrs Prank Witherspoon of Shawnee. Is visiting Mrs. H. C. Thompson on 17th street. He was on the staff of General Bullard on the Western front. He was trained at the Great Lakes training camp at Chicago, and went over early with American Expeditionary forces as lieutenant of field artillery and by meritorious service was promoted to a leiutenant-colonelcy.
BELOW 500.000 BALES
By th#* Assot Jat* J Presa
WASHINGTON, Apii! 15. Cotton consumption by American mills during March amounted to 433,720 bales of lint and 10,359 bales of linters, the Census Bureau announc-lb*
By tin A-h.m lilted Pies*
Prospect* of an early completion , ot the peace treaty have suddenly I become much blighter as the result of agreements on important questions by the council of four at Paris,
I the announcements seeming to indicate that the world will shortly return to normal international conditions. On April 26, 166 days after the last gun of the grea| war was j fired. German delegates to the peace congress will gather at Versatile* to be given the terms laid down by • the allied delegates, j The statement given out by President Wilson last night indicated that | the treaty win be finished in aiery I short time and in the interim problems involved on the settlement ol jibe .I ugo-Slav-ltalian conflicting I Claims o! territory on the eastern Adriatic shore will be given preferential consideration, j It is probable that the allies of J Germany will be called to \>rsaillesi I immediately after the German dele-j (gates have r«>ceived the terms of the allies and passed upon them.
Then seems to be an agreement on the Franco-German problem I whereby the tkrman* will be com-j pelled to withdraw all trtoops from (a twine twenty-five miles wide on the right bank of the Rhine while
the allies will hold the left bank
until the first installment of the indemnity is paid.
PARIS. April 15. The text of Presidfnt Wilson’s statement fol-| lows:
"In view of the fact that the questions which must be settled in
the peace with Germany have been
I:' ought so near a complete solution that they can now quickly be put through the final process of drafting, those w’ho have been most constantly in conference about them have decided to advise that the German plenipotentiaries he invited to meet the representatives of the associated belligerent nations at Versailles on the twenty-fifth of April.
"This does not mean that the many other questions connected with the general peace settlement will be interrupted or that their consideration which has long been under way will be retarded. On the contrary, it is expected that rapid progress will now be made with these questions so that they may also presently ne expected to be ready for final settlement.
"It is hoped that the questions most directly affecting Italy, especially the Adriatic questions, can be brought to a speedy agreement. The Adriatic question will lie given for the time precedence over other questions, and pressed by continual studv, to its final stage.
"The settlements that belong especially v<t th#* treaty with Germany will in this way bv got out of the way at the same time that all other settlements are being brought to a complete formulation. It is realized that, though this process must followed all the questions of the
(AMUIX ll ELD IP AND ROIL IIEIIS I SI APE WITH LARGE SUM.
STRATFORD, April 15. I Special. > The State Bank of Stratford was robbed early this morning by three bier who succeeded in making their escape with about $8,000 in cash anti $14,000 of Liberty Bonds. No trace of the robbers had been
found up to 3 o’clock this afternoon.
About 7:30 or H:00 o’clock this morning the three highwaymen drove into Stratford in a Dodge car. Two tit them remained in the auto while the third entered the bank by a side door, the bank not yet being open for business. Allen Suoddy, the cashier, was the only man in the bank ;.i the time. The robber forced hun to open the safe and
after rifling it of its contents,
locked him in the vault, throwing
the combination and cutting the
wires to the telephone ill the vault. It wa# nearly an hour later when others coming into the bank dis
covered the state of affairs and the imprisoned cashier released.
Persoi s on the street who saw the machine in front of the bank
stated that the two robbers were
not masked, hence they attracted no attention. Mr. Snoddy stated that the one who held him up wore a mask and it is supposed he slipped this on as he entered the building.
MATTEK DE DIVIDING APTED DK GERMANY TD SETTLE.
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PARIS, April 15. The reparations settlement problem still has hard times before it in connection with the question of distribution of the indemnity to be paid by Germany. The smaller powers are still to be heard relative to their share of this fund. Under the plan advanced by Great Britain and France approximately eighty-five per cent of the sumrealieed would go to the three big powers leaving fifteen per cent to be divided among Belgium. Serbia, Italy. Ruma. lia. Russia and others. A share of the reparations fund will under present plans go to Russia but will probably be turned over to France and Great Britain to' apply o n advances made to the old Russian government during the war.
EASTER WEARING Am
The day when everything to he in harmony with nature rhould he Brilliantly new.
This should be the happiest Easter of your life. We have one wonderful display of Easter merchandise.
THE DOLMAN AND CAPE FOR EASTER
Magnificent models of the latest materials and these are very favorable for this season— $20 to $50
The holdup men drove west when
they left the scene of the robbery. HON DK M. AND MKN.
Most of the bonds belonged to I#. T. WILSON DEAD
customers of the bank, but neither, Arthur, the fourteen-year-old son they nor the bank will lose anything I of Mr. and Mrs. L. T. Wilson, died
since everything was covered by In- at the family home, 231 East 14th
srrranc* * street, Monday evening. The fu-
—-— neral services were held at the
home this afternoon at 3 o’clock. Interment at Rosedale cemetery.
Death indeed loves a shining mark and spares neither the youth ful nor aged, and even the chief treasure of the family may not escape his shaft. In this case the circumstances are unusually sad. Three or four years ago deceased was accidentally shot and for a time his life was despaired of. Although he partially recovered, he never regained his former health and his untimely death was no doubt du#^ largely to this.
wilson sails roo
HOME NEH WEEK
FA RIS, April lo.
Wilson intends to sail
President for the
United States April 27 or 28 after b^ing present at the opening of the peace congress at Versailles the E* ho De Paris today says. After the president’s departure Col. E. j M House will act for him, the newspaper adds.
ARGUMENTS IN FAVOR
DK ROAD BONDS Kl LED
OKLAHOMA ('ITV, Okla.. April 15. Arguments on the affirmative sid* of the proposed $50,000,000 j road bond issue, prepared today', I will be filed with the secretary of stat#* tomorrow. It is staled that! 7<* percent of the population of the stat# live along roads proposed in the bill. It is also stated that itj will tak** from five to ten years to complete the roads; that federal aid I to the amount of $20,000,000 will bt* given and that 4,670 miles of road will not cost more than $70.-000,000.
Elective state officials, heads of departments and employes of the1 stat# house favorable to the $5 0.-000,000 road bond issue were today called to meet tomorrow iii the cap-, itol and perfect an organization to boost foi the bonds. A highway j commission was held today, at which .sentiment of different employes was expressed
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AU citizens of Ada who are interested in the growth and development of the city are urged to attend the mass ineet-at the court house Thursday evening at 8 o’clock. Questions of vital importance will be considered. Ladies especially invited to be present.-alerce.
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EASTER SUITS WITH CHARACTER
These suits comprise a collection truly representative of the best efforts of the leading Parisian designers. The st} les exhibit many variations—
#$25 to $50
NEW EASTER DRESSES
You will be pleased with one of these stylish dresses for Easter wear. They are in Georgette crepe, satins and taffetas. You cannot find anything daintier than these—
$20 to $40
YOUR NEW EASTER HATS
The woman who wants a hat that is becoming to her, need not sacrifice her desires to an arbitrary mode for she may select froiu the cleverest collection that ever claimed her favor.
A.Af. SHAW. PROP.
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Correction for K. C. S. N. Soldier vat es are commissioned officers. It
L*M. i is exceedingly' difficult to get the
We have discovered, as we : list perfectly correct. However, we
thought we would, that some aiv exceedingly anyxious that the
... , .be done. Please phone any adqi-
names were omitted from Hie list ; |ions correctiong to Miss Cot-
of soldiers who were formerly stu- ington at the Normal tomorrow
dents in the Normal. Also, some (Wednesday) and oblige.
of the men who w'ere listed as pri-_J. M. GORDON, President.
Some people have luck have Kelly-Springfield trouble with luck—you on it. Fleet Cooper. Service 4-10-0t.
Tires. The! Holding the can’t depend phone strike First.
MTS GROW FAST
Memories are best preserved in photographs - good photographs the kind we make. If you haven’t done so, you should have them taken NOW. Phone 34 for appointment.
Burleson Take*# a Hand.
WASHINGTON, April 15.-New England tele-without justification the postoffice department today instructed the company manager at Boston to replace the strikers or take any other steps necessary' to maintain the service unimpaired.
present great settlement of a single whole."
Nervous fluttering or palpitation, of the heart does not indicate heart discase, generally it means disorder in the stomach and digestion. Prick-, Iv Ash Bitters is an efficient remedy* i in such cases: It cleanses, strengthens aud regulates the stomach, liver and bowels, removes the cause of the heart symptoms and builds up i a strong and vigorous body. Price i$1.25 per bottle. Gwin & Mays : Drug Co.. Special Agents. Adv.
SAYS IHM JlEFY-JELl BARS GLUTTONY
Mr Alfred VV. McCann, the food (expert writing in the New York I Globe, says that the greatest virtue is as a barrier to glut-
Bring if! that picture and let me frame It for you.—C. A. Cummins.
Rexall Sarsaparilla Tonic is an invigorating, Stimulating, Tonic which purifies the Blood, tones up the Nerves, an.I aids digestion.
Pint Bottles, $1
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Gwin &- Mays T>rug Co.
MAJORITY SOCIA IJSIN XA) ON It ROOHR IN FAVOR GF SYSTEM.
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BERLIN, April 15.—In spite of adverse votes by the independent socialists the soviet congress today adopted a resolution spon-sor#“i by the majority socialists for the incorporation of every ounce of national economic energy' Into a national soviet system. Owners and workers iii all lines of production are to be organized, including artists. journalists and physicians.
Bad breath, bitter taste, dizziness and a general “no account" feeling is a sure sign of a torpid liver. HER-BINE is the medicine needed. It makes the liver active, vitalizes the blood, regulates the bowels and restores a fine feeling of energy and cheerfulness. Price 60c. Sold by Bart Smith.
Suits cleaned and pressed—
$1.00. Phone 4-4-4. 121 S. Broadway. We call, Wedeliver.
Beautiful assortment of Easter dresses.—-Burk’s Style Shop.
Of Jiffy-Jell tony
The average person greatly overeat?*. One follows a big dinner with a hearty dessert, too tempting to refuse. And that is often the final straw
Jiffy-Jell supplies a dessert which is healthful and enticing, yet it does not tax the stomach. The body of the dessert is formed by a little gelatine, sweetened and acidulated, dissolved in a pint of water. The flavor is a fruit-juice essence made from the fruit itself.
A few years ago a large wholesale grocery house in New York discontinued the sale of all so-called fruit flavors save lemon and orange. The reason given was that other fruit flavors could not be manufactured, so synthetic ethers, etc., had to be substituted.
But the makers of Jiffy-Jell have found a way to supply these true-fruit flavors. They make them by condensing fruit juice. Then they seal them in glass vials—a bottle in each package- so they keep.
Thus Jiffy-Jell is bringing to millions a true-fruit dinner-ender. It supplies the delights and the healthfulness of fruit. And, like fruit, it does not tax an overloaded stomach.
Mr. McCann says that J Lf fy-Jell has done more to put Waukesha on the map than all the Waukesha Spring Water that has been bottled for a century.—Adv. *,
COMM! NISTS OF BUDAPEST SAID TD HAVE PUNISHED FORMER OF KMT ALS.
By lh#* Associated Tress
LONDON, April 15.- A Copenhagen dispatch to the Exchange Telegraph Co. says the Achtuhr-blatt and Abendblait of Berlin print reports received from travelers to the effect that communists at Budapest have executed archduke Joseph, Dr. Alexander Wekerle, former premier, and Baron Joseph Szteprenyi, minister of commerce. The report, the dispatch says has not been convrmed.
Vegetable plants, sweet and hot peppers, egg plant, tomatoes and sweet potato slips. We deliver.—Ada Greenhouse. 4-9-tf
Clyde Bailey Is In the city visiting his sister, Mrs. John W\ Beard. He was recently discharged from the 90th Division because of injuries received in service. At one time his relatives heard that he had been killed but fortunately this was not true. However, he had one of the most marvelous exxperiences in the history of the war. A large shell exploding near him blew him up into a tree where he was caught by his cartridge belt on a limb and hung four hours before being rescued by hfs companions. One hip was badly injured.
A person habitually constipated is a shining mark for disease, because his system is full of the impurities on which disease germs thrive. Get rid of the habit quickly by taking Prickly Ash Bitters. It is both stimulating and purgative. Price $1.25 per bottle. Gwin A Mays Drug Co., Special Agents.—Adv.
IO ladies’ suits worth from $40 to $60 close oat price at $29.50. 4-15-17-ltw
, Marco A. Woods who came in today with his discharge from Overseas certainly did get a glad hand extended him and thawglad-to-have-you-home-again smile from his home folks.
Let a Want Ad get It for you.
Why We Are Working to Sell Victory Liberty Loan Bonds
We sold bonds the first time to get money for the government to mobilize the army and navy.
We sold bonds the second time to get money for the government to send the army to France.
We sold bonds the third and fourth times to get money for the government to purchase materials to enable these men to give the knockout blow.
We are now selling bonds to get money for the government to bring the men back home.
To buy bonds the first, second, third and fourth times was a duty. To buy them this time is not only a duty but a positive pleasure.
R. W. SIMPSON,
Chairman Speakers’ Bureau.
W. D. LITTLE,
Director of Publicity.