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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - March 24, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma Cbetung J^etosi VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 9. ADA, OKLAHOMA, MONDAY, MARCH 24, 1919. TWO CENTS THE COPY Milli Superb inery Mod es A REVELATION in Correct Millinery awaits the visitor to our Millinery Section. Our own adaptations of the most select Modes—characterized by attention to individual type requirements which women appreciate as the “exclusive" feature of our Millinery offerings. The trim-fitting Turban, the piquant Poke, the upturned brim and the tailored Sailor all find their place in this collection. Ostrich is much favored for adornment purposes—wings and flowers find new and altogether charming ways of posing on crown or brim. rices: $2.50 to $20 STEVENS-WILSON CO. — I MVT! Kill NO SEWS FROM 111 \-ti \UY SPEEDS l l* ACTION OY DELEGATES. By tilt* A>mh lated I*ream r\KlS. March 24. A conference of premiers wa* called today for 3 o’clock to arrange for tlu* program of the supreme council session an hour later. News from Hungary and Poland was expected to spur the heads of governments to military decisions ct first importance. The League of Nations commission will reassemble at 8:30 o’clock this evening wa rh the expectation 01 virtually concluding the draft of tile League covenant The peace conference has been advised by entente agents of the critical situation in Hungary. Some street fighting has been reported from Budapest aud it is urged that entente nationals need protection which would he afforded by monitors proceeding up the Danube from Serbian ports. AOA IS COMINO IO IHE FRONT IN MUSICAL LINES I n\\> HK WILL NOT O > Vs KST TO >1 KKKNPKIt OK DANZIG TO DOLLS. Bi tis At*i.lied Pre** COPENHAGEN. Mardh 24. Germany cannot and will not sign a treaty of peace which involves the annexation of the Baltic port of Danzig to the newly created republic of Poland. President Ebert declared i i a speech Sunday, accord ing to a Berlin dispatch received here. It is understood that the allies favor giving this city to the Poles to the sea, thereby insurrender of a good of Prussian territory the Poles when the dom aas dismembered dans and Austrians in (MINTY, I ITV AND ( HAMBEK DF COMMERCE OFFILL* ES URGE ATTENDANCE. as an outlet vol vi ag the-sized strip taken from ancient kin-i by the R tithe eighteenth century. Lei Want Ad get for you. Just push back the rugs and start the I ii We, the undersigned, hereby call a mass meeting of the citizens, both men and women .of Pontotoc county, fur Monday evening, March 24, at 8 . o’clock at the County court house. The object of the meeting is to learn more about how good roads are built .md how they can be built here. The meeting is wholly educational. M. Gat ner. for County Com. Gary Kitchens. Mayor of Ada, C. V. Gowing, Pres. Chamber of Commerce. * M. O. Matthews, a.-.-istant general I ii ana-:* r of th* Cement plant, says S. ’ E. Brownell of the Portland Cement i Association will b»* present at the . meeting. Mr. Brownell is an engineer of nation wide reputation and will bring a message both interesting and illuminative. A full attendance at this meeting is urged by both city and county officials as well as by the Chamber of Commerce. It is certain that good roads ate to be >u11t in Oklahoma and Pontotoc ■ounty, and every citizen ought to know a- much about the kind of r<*ad- as possible. ADA BOYS ARL ON WAY HOME FROM FRANCE T en —“On with the That’s how lo ’’put life ineven ing” when \ ictrola. Ganc": easy it i to the you have a Anc good dance music is only one of the endless jt*vs it brings. IL vc v ,»u * \ ittrola? \ ou can lune — rn the easiest of irrmf. GWIN & MAYS DRUG GO. Tile 111th Ammunition Train, a part of the Thirty-sixth division, is1 now in Memphis, Tettn., and will leave tins afternoon or this evening for Oklahoma. It will arrive in Mc-Alette r tomorrow morning and reach Oklahoma City tomorrow evening. From Oklahoma City .the young men w ill go to Camp Bowie w here they will receive their discharge. There ate several Ada and Pontotoc county boys with this bunch. John i McKee I, (I C. Witn bisti and Roy Rains are along and there are probably others. Some of them ar* expected home by next Sunday. By Prof. A. L. Fentetn. There is not a town in the whole country that has a more promising future than Ada. The period of childhood has been past and small things no longer look large to its citizenship The town has passed through the adolescent period that, sum* of mind when it does not know what it    wanted    ami    at    the beginning of the most promising epoch it stands, fully developed, bursting with    energy    and    ability, prepared to take advantage of the best that offers. Nor will it    consent    anymore    to have ail) thing but the best. A few years ago, Ada chose the best occa-^ atonally in order to be in the fashion rather than to satisfy a real desire for the best. hut that state of mind has passed and    tilt*    best    is demanded because the best is really wanted. Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Muskogee, and other cities of th^ state, may have more of the best. hilt the quality of the best that Ada gets is in no wise inferior to th** quality of the best that these other cities get. A few weeks ago Shawnee had the pleasure of hearing Lucy (Lites, America's premier coloratura soprano. in concert anil was delighted almost beyond expression. Word direct from there proclaims her all that her press notices claim for her. Reports from her most extravagantly successful concert tour keep coming in and when she appeared in Concert in Ada the people are sure to have the very best that Ada has ever had in the musical line and equal to the hest that cain be had .my where. This too, is saying a great deal in view of the fact that such musicians as Mere Alcock. Arthur Middleton. and I’aulo Grippe have appeared here. It it* distinctly th** purpose of the management of th** high school to continue its policy of affording the citizenship of the town Witt* such opportunities as these. Miss Gates will appear on Friday nig; lit. April 4 th. at th** Normal auditorium. Watch for her program. IU tLsll E\ IKI MAKE (OII* AND SEIZE BEINS OE GOVERNMENT; Sin ATKIN TENSE. By iii** Annodated 1‘raaa The question Of a barrier which ; the peace conference intends to -erect against the spread of bolshov-! ism in the tonner central empires comes snarply to the front as a result of th** Hungarian situation } where the bolsheviki have seized t power aud declared a state of war to exist between Hungary aud the entente powers. It was reported that an important military derision will la* taken at today’s session of th** supreme council and Premier 1 riemeiioeau and Foreign Minister 1 Piehon conferred Sunday oil action j hulking to military measures, according to Paris newspapers. Two 'French divisions are at Budapest and Serbian and Ruma Qian troops are available for service iii Hungary should they be needed The extremist element iii Hungary is said to be rn absolute trot and in a wireless communion-; lion with Premier Lenin© of bolshevik Russia. It is understood in Paris, according to one report, that, three Polish divisions will he seut at once to Danzig oil the Baltic coast. Extremists are active in Vi-j en na, hut the government still controls there. Reports that bolshevik troops are iii Galic|a ready to advance into Hungary, still lack confirmation. Premier Declare* for Bolshevik!. FARIS. Match LM. Hungary is in the throes ut a revolution in favor of the bolshevik! and Count Karolyi. premier of Hungary, has formed an armed alliance with Russian reds to resist Cfi* entente. A strong Russian army is reported marching on Bud-apest and an allied army has also been ordered to the center of the disturbance. Some of the Cxeclio-j Slovak soldiers are reported to have; joined in the revolution, as a result of bolshevik i propaganda against, the allies. An appeal has been) "Ul 1(1 in made to working men and peasants of t lit e. ut em NEW III I EDING TO START THIS SI MMI ll. El TI KE OF THE SCHOOL ROSY. Governor J. B. A. Robertson signed the bill appropriating $100,000 to construct and equip another building at the Fast Central Normal late Saturday evening, according to in-; formation received here today from Representative W. H. Ebey. This settles the matter and work on the new building will begin some time this summer.    _ President J. M. Gordon is of the con-' opinion that work will begin not later than June or July. He is especially anxious for ground to be broken during the summeV term of the normal, in ordeV that fitting services may be held. The faculty and students of (he East Central normal, as well as the ; hundreds of alumni, are optimistic over the outlook for the future of the school, now that the legislature has appropriated the money for another building. For three or four years the present facilities have not been adt-*1 uatt» to take care of the large enroll- j mein as well as the students deserving to be taken care of .according to the way the authorities looked at the matter. Th* enrollment average about five hundred students during th** fall, winter and spring terms. In the summer the enrollment goes as high as 900 and 1,000. To properly train teachers of this number in one main building and one small gymnasium has been a task that taxed the resources and ingenuity of the ountry to rise and form an J president and faculty. Good work has • M -    t/orv    r    s> ( *fO * THAO*    Ar morris 3tC o*LTImO&£ VV** are Oh! Paul Jones* Middies At Special Prices Tuesday and Wednesday You will be well pleased with this line of new’ Middies that. are showing at these special prices for Spring wear. Tiles** good for the school girl. We have them in a1! white and beautifully trimmed iu Red. Rose and Navy' Blue. $2.50 .it — Middies $2.25 $3.00 it — Middies $2.70 BURLINGTON SILK HOSE Special Tuesday and Wednesday opportunity to buv this line of hosiery $1.10 This sale offers you an opportunity to buy this line so well known to our patrons. Many colors to select DEPARTMENT STORE PHONE ll S.M. SHAW, PROP, Established in IMS ADA, OKLA. of the J. M. TY VMM! DIES AT LEONARD, TEX \S M \SONS NOTR E. Ada I ani go No. 119 is called to meet promptly at 7:30 o’clock tonight. Work in tile Entered Apprentice degree Miles I’, Grigsby. W. M. Lieut. Cooke will have charge of the Wednesday evening service at the Methodist church at 7:30 p. in. All young men are urged to be present as Lieut. Cooke has a message for them All members ar** asked to be piesent.    3-24-2t Spring • ••• A new frock, new’ Photograph on**. We know make it. Phone us tor an appointment. and then—a a real classy just how to Stall’s Studio PHONS 84 J. M. Taylor died Saturday evening. about 9 o’clock, at Leonard. Texas, from an attack of acute in-1 digestion. The body was brought to Ada Sunday afternoon for interment. 'Phi* funeral services will he held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 at the family residence. The interment will be with the honors of, th** Woodmen of the World. In the death of Mr. Taylor, Ada loses another pioneer. Deceased was a native of Louisian© and from J there moved to Texas. He moved ! from Fate, Rockwall county, to Wetumka, Oklahoma, in 1901 and a | year later to Ada w here he and his family have resided since. He was 6$ years of age at the time of his I death. Mr. Taylor was a man who w’as respected by everyone who knew him. He was a loyal member of the Baptist church and a good citizen.    . He is survived by his wife and four children, Mrs. Ruth King, Mrs. J. J. Holden of Atlanta, Ga., Hugh Taylor, in the American army in France, and Miss Susie Taylor. army to resist the occupation country by the allies, which occupation was ordered by the peace conference to maintain order. Allied Troop* Reported Disarmed. BERLIN. March 24. A special dispatch to the i%vspaper Freiheit announces th** disarmament of the entente troops of occupation at Budapest. The report is uncoil--tinned, however, and appears ques-! t ion able. Excitement at \ ienna. LONDON. March LM. The revolution in Hungary caused great excitement in Vienna, but did not surprise those aware of tilt* true eon- ■ dition of affairs, says the \ ienna correspondent of the lelegraph. He says th** communists of Hungary have long keen the masters ot the nation and considered Fount Farout nothing but a figurehead and have keen waiting for an opportunity to get rid of him. The count declare© there are no elements * in Hungary capable of making a stand | against the extremists. The situation is attributed Y>y the Correspondent to tile peace conference’s failure to recognise the seriousness of the situation and occupy Budapest with strong forces. I krai ne Negotiat ing With Red*. VIENNA. March 24. It is learned from the Ukraine that negotiations been begun between the I k-©nd Russia bolshevik deleter a settlement of the dil-between them. The bol-shev ik loader, Radovvsky, lifts ai -rived at Ukrainian headquarters, it is reported. Budapest (Ulm. BASEL. March 24 Budapest was I calm Saturday, according to advices reaching here. The food commissioner has Issued a proclamation saving: ’’As a result ot the maim* t in which the entente*has acted, we have allied ourselves to the soviet I republic of Russia and placed out-aelves under the protection of soviet, troops.” The new revolutionary j government has appointed commis-j atoners for Budapest, it is said. I '/*xho-Slo\ilks Ordered to Hungary. I COPENHAGEN, March 24. A; Czechoslovak army has been senti against Hungary, according to ani official report received and forwarded .here. DIG FIDE HI RETORTED FOREIGN SECRETARY W ANTS CLOSER RELATIONS W ITH REDS. been done, nevertheless, and expert teachers have gone out to the various city and rural schools. For the reason that facilities were inadequate to take care of the large enrollments, the authorities of this school have not undertaken to increase the enrollment, but have given almost entire time to raising the standard of work to the very    highest.    1<V thp Associated Tress Th** success the graduates have met PARIS March 24. -County Von with in actual school work,    the    rec- j jhrockdorff-Ratzau, German foreign; or*!s show, indicates this    aim    has    secretary, has sent Karl    Kautzky    of been accomplished.    the foreign ministry to    Moscow    to The school in the future will not    chiefs    of    the    soviet govern- siinply attempt to do work with small ment and to furnish an acurate re-enrollment. but will do good work port on the situation which will al-with large enrollment, the members low the foreign ministry to study of the tacuity say. The new building methods as to the bringing about MUNDI PA L W A REH! U SE ANI > CONTEXTS BURNED SUNDAY A FTE RA OO X. will permit th** receiving of all those who desire, to come and will insure adequate facilities for laboratory and research work. of closer relations with the bolshevik! governments, says Zurich dispatches to Matin. The municipal warehouse at Stonewall was burned Sunday afternoon with the loss of most of the 200 bales-of cotton stored in it besides two automobiles, two binders and a threshing machine separator. It is not known how' much insurance was carried. The origin of tile fire is a mystery. It had made some little headway before being discovered and nothing could be done to save the building. have raine gates fe Fences in Vienna II THE PLAY HORSES LIBERTY’. Opening entertainment of th© Frank Rich Musical Show. It is a splendid aggregation of comedians, singers, dancers and a chorus. The picture program features the Triangle drama. The Grey Parasol, with Claire Anderson in the lead. AMERICAN. Another thrilling installment of The Lightning Raiders with Pearl White in the had. It grows mfiie exciting all the time. The comedies, Hon’, Mon, and Farms and Fumbles, will also be presented. WILE MELI APRIL I A meeting of the -directors and members of the Pontotoc County Go<> I Roads Association and tax payers oi the county is hereby called for Monday afternoon. April 7, at I o’clock at the county court house at Ada. W’e shall expect all director* to be present, and all members as well, and invite all others interested to be present. There will be some business to look after that the directors cannot attend to alone. The membership is growing, the directors being a soliciting committee and securing many new members. At this time the association is not iii favor of tile proposed state bond issue of $50,000,000 for good roads, nor is it opposed to it. It will be left to the membership to declare for or against the bonds. lf there is any business to be done with the county commissioners it can be attended to at this meeting, since the commissioners will be in session at that time. DR. L. M. OVERTON, Pres. Attest: IL B. ROACH, Sec’). Notice to the Public. We have purchased the WL L. Nettles shoe repair shop and took possession of same Monday, March 24.* We have the best repair man we can employ and will absolutely guarantee every job we turn out. Pay us a visit. R ll BENNETT, 3-2 4-31    IL T. SNEED. JOINT MEETING OF C. OF < DIRECTORS I have only a few shad*© trees and some fruit trees left. If you want to get your trees in the ground and growing, you had better bee me at once. Trees heeled on West Twelfth street by Marble Works.—W. W. Dodd. Phone 879.    3-24-lt Rev. VV. M. Crutchfield left today for Wewoka where he will address a banquet this evening in the interest of the Centenary movement. He will go from Wewoka to Oklahoma City to attend th* Sunday convention. A joint meeting of the dinectors <»f the Chamber of Commerce and of the Women’s Auxiliary to the organization will be held at the mayor’s office Tuesday afternoon at 3 o’clock. Jake L. Hainon, who recently purchased two airplanes from the fed eral government for use in oil field work, will have these planes on exhibit at Convention hall during the school Ardmore Automotive Show March 26-28.    3-22-2t Dainty Blouses FOR Spring Wear These new Georgette Blouses, which evex-y woman is thinking about as the warm days become more frequent. Here are brand new styles, just received: They are Georgette and Crepe de Chines, collarless styles, and modes with the newest collar ideas; trimmed with embroidered’, beads and laces. The color showing is complete.    <1* I C2 fib Prices $4.95 to_____________________V* v/vr The Surprise Store Established 1903 ,115 117 West Main St. Phone 117 ;