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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - March 19, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma '/Clje Hba Cbemng——.....—..............n*................. VOL!-Mi: XVI. NUMBER 5. ADA, OKLAHOMA, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 1919. TWO CENTS THE COPY Authentic Styles Reasonable Prices •Good Quality Are all embodied to an unusual degree in our lines of Woman’s Spring Garments. Almost every express brings us new styles that are being freely selected by our customers. About half the secret of good dressing lies in selecting appropriate clothes. Whatever there is of charm and newness in better clothes for fashionable women will be found here. Ladies' Spring Dresses, SIO to___ C At? ’ Ladies' Spring Suits. $25 to.. Ladies’ Spring Capes, SIS to____ Ladies' Spring Hats, $2.50 to. $65.00 $65.00 $47.50 $20.00 ASQUITH MAV HEAD LEAGUE OE is a By the Assoria?* <1 Pre*' LONDON', March 19. There strong feeling in political and diplo- ! mafic circle* in Paris in favor of inviting Herbert H. Asquith, former British premier, to become the first league of nation* president, according to* the Daily Mirror. If you miss seeing our windows you lilies seeing the newest creations in styles.- Burks Ada 3-1 9-2td ltw. We Can Make It If you have a Photo that yon want Copied or Enlarged, bring it to us We have every facility for doing this class of work and, we know how— Stairs Studio PHONE 84 Watch our I9-2td ltw windows Burks, Ada. Potted Bulbs REGULAR 25c ROTS SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE TWO FOR 25c. We guarantee itiafactorily. the bulbs in each pot to blossom and bloom NAI U TMH LH (DAFFODILS), MUNIS, HOMAN HY At’INTU, TULIPS, OII APE HYACINTH, POETIC ! K NAIK ISKI S. These are unusually low. fine bulbs for house or flower beds; the price is are to and They are potted and packed one variety to each pot and rooted in rich earth, fertiliter and fibre and are guaranteed start flower nrowth as soon as packages are opened watered exposed to light. A HEAL H A IULA I N.    TT* Gwin &-    Mays Drug Go. Alit MED MYSTERY SURROUNDS DEATH OE C OMMISSION AGREES TO AMERICAN PLAN POR REALI NC* MHS. GEORGE GREEN* WOOD. WITH RISTE KHAX4’ES. D HL EG AT ION GONE TO INVITE TOWN AND VKTNITY TO JOIN JOIN PONTOTOC CO. By the Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif., March 19 The killing of Mrs. George Greenwood, wife of a prominent banker here, by an explosion at the Greenwood home last, night, was almost as much of a mystery early today as when Mr. Greenwood was aroused by the explosion last night, looked from upstairs window and found his wife’s body in the garden below. In January, 1911, Mr. Greenwood received a letter demanding the delivery of $5,000 at a certain spot under penalty of having his home destroyed by an explosion. The lot -was signed ”C. C. of C.” which initials also appeared on a letter received by Governor William I). (Stephens before the executive mansion at Sacramento was dynamited a year ago. By tim Associated Press PARIS, March 19. -The commission on international labor legislation held what is probably its last meeting today when it reached an I agreement on all points at issue. The American contention that each country should settle its internal labor problems without involving the powers of the league of nations, finally prevailed. That Ada is very much alive and in favor of the annexation of a strip from Garvin county, including the town of Stratford, was demonstrated this afternoon by a large del. egation which left in autos to extend Stratford a cordial invitation to join Pontotoc county. The delegation contained men of every station of life and several ladies, all of them full of enthusiasm. It was reported this morning that Pauls \ alley had heard of the intended trip ot the Ada boosters and that a delegation from that town would also be on hand to endeavor to counteract the effect of the visit from Ada and try to persuade the citizens of the proposed seceding district to remain with Garvin county. GERMANY REDORD MAY BE EY At'LATED ALL DE INDEMNITY’ IS PAID. WOI LD    RESTRAIN OEI It ERS EIM).YI STARTING EN FOREE. YI ENT PIMM EDDINGS. By tin* Associated Pi'wvji NKW VORK. March 19. Jacob Hoffman Hieing company, bringing a test suit in th** in telesis ol the I mied slates Brewers’ association, today applied to the federal district court for an injunction restraining the collector of internal revenue and United States district attorney from beginning any proceedings to inter fere with its contemplated production of beer ol two and three-quarters percent alcholic content. By tim Associated Press PA RIS, March 19. The military terms of tile treaty of peace have been amended by the elimination of a clause providing for control of Germany’s armament for an indefinite period. Admiral W, S. Benson of the I nited Stutes navy, pointed out the fact that the'Original terms committed the United States to indefinite occupation of Germany and it was chiefly on his insistence that the terms were modified. As amended the treaty provided for control throughout the time needed to de-of war. but not period in w'hich paid by Germany. liver materials throughout th** damages will be PEK Wit 11 $ PRELI YIIXA KY TREATY ALMOST READY DOR SIGNATURE RY ALL PARTIES. SENATE \ OTES IH>\\ N N EW TAX ON ALTOS Oklahoma City, March 19. —Proposed increases in automobile licence tax were staved off yesterday when *    !n* Assodat the sen no ie killed house bill No. 599 COBLENZ, by a xote of 20 to 17.    'sons,    alleged The vote came as a surprise to tHeads of the bill and proponents of the’ $50,090,006 bond issue who I had perfected the measure as a companion bill to senate joint resolution No. lo, submitting the bond issue. AMERICANS ARREST I ii l’rt»a* March to have on Spartacan civilians within 19. Five per-endeavored to propaganda the zone oc cur tv among cupied by American troops, have been arrested by the American military authorities within the last few days. OFFICIALS OE CEMENT COMPANY IN THE CITY We are making this the t*>t plant money can build.” said O. B. Boetch-er ol Denver, president of the Cement Securities Co., this morning, speaking of tin* new plant in course of erection at Ada. We expect to make this the center of a large trade in cement.” he said. ’and are preparing to meet the demands of an ever increasing business. We see no reason why business should not move forward and are working with that in view. We have had to meet many difficulties in getting machinery, but now that the war is over conditions are improving and wv b‘>pe to have the n«*w plant in operation not later than July.” Mr. Boctober expressed himself as xvi ll pleased with conditions here and stated that his only regret is that he cannot visit the Ada plant oftener. He arrived at Ada Tuesday and expects to he here about a wi'ek. He is accompanied by It. J. Morse, general manager, and James MacDonald of Chicago, president of the MacDonald Engineering r<». AT OKLAHOMA CHT By Hit* Associated Presa BARIS, March 19. "Inclusion of | the league of nations covenant in the preliminary! peace treaty will not delay the signing of the treaty I which it is hoped will be accom-' plished within two weeks,” said Lord Robert Cecil of Great Britain.' talking to British and American newspaper correspondents tonight.' He said three amendments to the* covenant have been submitted, but : added he was ‘ sure there would be no difficulty in meeting all legitimate objections.'* He expressed the belief that the Monroe doctrine will be strengthened by the league covenant rather than abrogated as has been contended in some circles. Although no final decision has been reached, it is said that the' present plan of a majority of the five big nations contemplates attach*! ing the league of nations compact j to the peace treaty as an appendix. This would enable Germany to sign the treaty without securing admission to the league, although at the same time she would accept the dec-latory principles. New Blouses; Special af $5.50 Do JOU need a Blouse or tw?o to freshen your Spring wardrobe? These are not only marked below the usual price of such styles, but possess just the charm and ease that you will want to slip into today. Silks and wash Fabrics For Easter Apparel Von will find a wide selection of the Highest Quality of materials for this special event. Now is the time to make your selections. department store nHONE 77 S.M. SHAW, PROP. Established in 1909 AOA. OKLA. H010 ARGENTINA WITE NEW ERA MEETINGS JOIN LEAGUE ING HER BIT OKLAHOMA CITY*. March 19. By a plurality of about .1.500 votes. J. C. Walton, commissioner *>! public works, vv as nominated for mayor in the primary election yesterday over Major Herbert M. Peck, on the democratic ticket. C. H. Russell won the republican nomination j from Charles B. Selby by about 1.700 votes. Joe ll. Patterson, in fifty of the* fifty-one precinct, leads his nearest opponent for commissioner of public property on the democratic ticket. John W. Nicely, b* 4 70 votes. Mont Powell took thii-d place. Mike Donnelly, out for renomination. on the democratic ticket, for commissioner of finance, beat W. I M. Vahlberg by 1,4 22 votes, with a precinct missing. Charles YV. Gunter w on the nom-j ination for school treasurer over I Robert L. Smith# present incumbent. by 2,643 votes. The million dollar bond issue carried by six to one. For the first time in the history of the city women participated In the city election and provided more than half of the 16,590 votes oast. 1 There were 11,543 democratic votes counted for th** heads of the ticket and 4,767 republican "Since I was a child, I have suffer-1 eil with Stomach trouble and gastric attacks. Doctors could only give me temporary relief. A lady I sewed for told me of having been cured of ! similar trouble by taking Mayr’s Wonderful Remedy. The first dose proved to me that it would cure me and H has. I am glad to recommend if to ocher sufferers.* it is a simple, harmless preparation that removes the (atrrhal mucus from the intestinal tract and allavs the in Oaf) in mation which causes practically all stomach liver and intestinal ailments .including appendicitis. One dose will con-vinee or money refunded.—Gwin & Mays Drug Co., and druggists .everywhere,. TO GAII MARCH 28 By tit*' Associated Ur«*» WASHINGTON. March ll*. The Forty-second or "Rainbow” division, and Twenty-sixth New England Na-i tional guard will sail from Brest between Marfch 28 and April 19th. the war department was informed today by General Pershing. The Rainbow will land at New Y'ork and the New England division at Boston. Good interest was manifested in the meetings held at the Presbyterian church Tuesday afternoon and evening in behalr of the New Era movement. The speakers were Dr. U. t\ Weifh. pastor of the First Presbyterian church of Ardmore, Rev. Azman, pastor or the church at. Norman, and Mrs. Van Denborg of Ardmore.     —- The speakers explained the object The best blacksmith work at right ol the movement and the great pro- Pricer-. Do general blacksmithing and gram mapped out by the denomina- repairing. Horseshoeing a specialty ton at home and abroad and steps Joe S. Jared, 210 East Ma*n being taken to raise the sum of 2-20-30t 4tw* $40,000,000 in the United States!    —    —_   *    * to carry' on the work planned and j Kirschhanm    i tx ii sc non ii m and Curlee Clothing for Young Men of all ages See By t Ii-* Associated Press PARIS, March 19.    -    Argentina the first Latin American government to respond to the supreme council's invitation to neutral states to participate in discussions on the league of nations covenant, has indicated a desire to become a league member iii a communication to its delegates here. the part the various organizations connected with the church are expected to perform. Burks. Ada. PHONE ACROSS ATLANTIC By the Annona ted Pre** LONDON. March 19. Tile Marconi Company announce* today it ha* established communication by wireless telephony between coast points in Ireland and Canada. YI a cringe License*. J. and J. and W. Bobbitt. 26, Oil City, Lu., Florence Creamer, 18, Ada. W. Hughes, 43, Mill Creek. Hattie Mary Stroud. 26. Mill FOR FEEBLE OLD PEOPLE Creek. J.Is. A. Calhoun, 21. Francis, and Margaret Miller, !9, Francis. Elmer Dillard. 26, Ada, and Par-eltie Taylor, IR. Ada. Will Smith, Blue, 36. Ada. Oscar Wright, 21, Lulu, and Josie Johnson, 20, Lulu. Morris Anderson, 21, Ada. and Lizzie Colbert, 17, Ada. to John DeV tit Recommend* \ moi < terne Strength and Y’iUility. Marlton, N. J.-—“I ant 69 years of I age and after a severe sickness, was 39, Ada, and Salina | in a weak, rundown condition. Vinol j has built me up and made me strong. so now I feel real well again, and I can recommend It to others for such conditions.”— John M. Devitt. t he reason Vinol Was so successful in Mr. Devitt’ft ease, is because it contains beef and cod liver peptones, iron and manganese pcptonates and glycerophosphates, the very elements needed to build up a weakened, rundown ostein, make rich, red blood and create strength. It is perfectly wonderful whiat it does for old people.—Gwin & Mays Drug Co., and druggists everywhere. Episcopal Church Notice. (Lenten Wt*ek-Day Services.) Services in this church this evening at 7:30. The Rev. J«weph C. Jamison will make the address on this occasion. The Litany service may be expected in this church Friday afternoon at 4 p. ni. You are cordially invited to attend these services. We are having a very exceptional treat in the sermons a'nd addresses the Rev. Mr. JauHson is giving us these days! Come, and see. Remember the little church.- Franklin Davis, Pastor. Y’our garden Is incomplete; get a few hundred of those White Bermuda Onion plants. Best grown; 4 0c per hundred. See Rev. B. F. Stegall, one block northwest Frisco <lepo*.    3-19-61 Diamond* Galore. More people are wearing diamonds in Ada just now than ever before 1 anil people w ho never were able be- * bon* to own a diamond. The introduction o: the new stone, the Radium diamond, has crefuted a fad in the city which is having a run. The attractive window display of i the sparkling gems at Bart Smith’s j Drug Stone is very beautiful. It is a * fad, but a lad that has taken among all classes. A Radium diamond has not been secured according to the * best obtainable information, but it has given surprising satisfaction. Ap incident during the second business day of the introduction of the Radium danionds in the city was a challenge passed between two popular young men of the city when one of the two ordered the other a scarf I pin from the selection, if he could j discover the true stone from the Radium. To prove the challenge the ! challenger took a diamond pin from his scarf in the absence of his com* j pan ion, pm in a tray with several I similar radium pius and then the I companion was asked to select the real diamond on the proposition that I if he did so he could keep the pin. The companion is wearing Radium now, and the r«>al stone is in the 1 scarf of its original possessor. This display spoken of is to be seen in the window at Bart Smith’s Drug Si ore where they are holding a special demonstrating sale. —— —■ • The ■waul HI -IMM • Inn rn Uh JUDGE YV. E. FREEMAN NOMINATED MAYOR OE ARDMORE ARMORS, Ok., March 19.— In the Democratic primary Stodgy former District Judge W. F. Freeman defeated the incumbent Jo F. Williams, for the mayoralty nomination, and James CkanceMor won out over L. L Segler for chief of police. The four present city commissioners were renominated. AT THE PEAY AMERICAN. Win. 8. Hart Is presented in the Paramount picture, “Border Wireless,” an unusually good drama of the west. The fourth episode of the mystery serial, "Houdini,” will also be a feature of the program. Eight reels* in all. LIBERTY. Henry Roquemore’s Musical Comedy Company will present the comedy, “Unsettled Weather.” It is an extra good one. In the picture program Tom Mix is featured in “The Child of the Prairie.” SKIRTS Which Are ing the Most Attention. The makers of Silks have created marvelous new materials to go into this Spring’s Skirts. There is Fan-ta-si, Baronet Satin, and Moonglo and other exquisite creations. New shades have been evolved —and old ones pleasingly changed by the pile of these new silks. As to style—the new* Skirt is nar-tov\, shows in many cases novel effects in pockets, and is belted in many new ways. Prices range from— $10 T0 $27.50 The Surprise Store Established 1903 J (5-117 Wast Main St. Phone ;