Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - May 23, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma
VOLUME XVI.e dimmer ileitis
Copyright 1919 Hart Schafincr & Man
KOP COOL IN DIXIE WEAVES
TUFA are the best “keep cool" fabrics we know; light weight, but all-wool and long wearing at the same time; made by Hart Schaffner & Marx, and that means made right* We’ll show them to you in all the new styles: waist-seams,
sport styles, sacks.
Blue Serges for Summer
There’s no time of tho year win o a Blue Serge isn’t on duty. For summer wear there art* light weight sergt-s; nothin? liner, in all sizes. Satis-
Prices: $20 to $45
Dixie Weave, Palm Beach and Goo! Cloth Suits
$10 to $37.50
Ada Lodge No. IIH meets at 8 o’clock this evening: for work iu the Fellowcraft Degree. Miles C. Grigsby. W. M.
Three hundred Methodists in Ada have made some contributions to tIn-Centenary this week. Have you?
Makes 'Your Breakfast Taste Better
YOUR breakfast tastes better after you use Klenzo. Get a tube to try today.
There is a new sensation awaiting you — me Cool, Clean Klenzo Feeling on your teeth and tongue. It isn’t merely a taste. It’s a testimony of cleanness - cleanness that is imparted to the tiny, Intl# taste nerves, freeing them of stale secretions that make your mouth feel bot and sticky.
ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, MAY 23, 1919.
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AIRPLANE SIGHTED BY CABLE I IILST WHITE MAN TO FACE Eli-SHIP FARADAY THOI HHT I ECTKOCCTION IN OKLAIIO-
TO BE HAWKER.
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MA GETS NO REPRIEVE
LONDON, May 23.—Cable ✓ ship Faraday reports that it sighted the red light of an airplane during the early hours of Monday at fifty degrees. twenty-eight minutes north latitude and thirty-six degrees west longitude, approximately midway between England and New Found-I land .and in the course which would naturally have been followed by Harry G. Hawker in his attempted ! trans-Atlantic Hight.
The London Daily Mail announces that it intends .in the unfortunate event that Harry g. Hawker and Commander Grieve have lost their lives in an attempted trans-Atlantic Hight, to donate ten thousand pounds to their next of kin in proportions that Hawker and Grieve had agreed to divide the prize of-; fered for the flight. This disposition will not interfere with the contest which is still open.
Attacks on the British admiralty' for its lack of * co-operation with Harry Hawker have become more intense since the virtual certainty of the daring aviator’s death "somewhere in the Atlantic.’’
Commander Bellairs, M. P., said ; today; "When w*e reflect that the admiralty with hundreds of ships allowed the Germans to escape at J Jutland, the absurdity of two de-, st Toyers and a half-manned sloop i searching for Hawker is obvious. lite admiralty has shown a dreadful l,.ok of imagination.”
ENDING THIS WEEK
Final Sparks from the 4. P. Wires
Hy th*- .\NsiNiatcd Press
PARIS, May 23.-—The Council of Four met this morning and discussed military terms and clauses relative to prisoner* of war Which will be incorporated in the treaty with Austria. Many military tended the session.
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W A SH I NG TON. hit ion declaring the senate that Nations covenant the peace treaty
May I!,:. Reso-it the sense of the League of be separated from when presented
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OKLAHOMA CITY, May 23.— In its of the Thirty-sixth division which are to visit Oklahoma will arrive in the state about June IO, Adjutant-General Charles F. Barrett believes.
The first units of the division will arrive in New York May 29 and will remain at Camp Mills, Long Island, until the other contingents have arrived according to information received by the adjutant general.
Governor Robertson and Colonel Barrett ^w ill proceed with tentative arrangements tor the reception of the Oklahoma units until more definite information as to their time of arrival in the state is erceived. Complete plans for the entertainment of the heroes will be made early’ next week.
ST EFA N SON WILL GO
TO NORTH POLE BY AIR
DAYTON, Ohio, May 23.—For the purpose of discussing with Orville Wright, airplane inventor, the likelihood of using the airplane for North Pole trips, Vilhjalmur Stef- I anft.son, international explorer, paid a visit to Wright at the latter’s homo here yesterday.
Btl fansson declared he believes it possible to construct a special type' of «.ir machine that will carry a party of explorers to the field of rttidjr at the North Pole.
He plana, if satisfactory arrange menus can be made, to attempt such a trip during this year or the first of the coining year.
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for ratification, was introduced today by Senator Sherman of Illinois.
By tho Associated Pres*
LONDON, May 23. Esthoniau forces are rapidly approaching Pe-j trograd from the west, according to an official statement issued from Ksthonian army headquarters. Messages received here say that Tsthon-ians are within fifty miles of Petros; ad.
By th** Associated Press
WASHINGTON. May 23.- Weather conditions at Ponta Del Gada still were unfavorable today for resumption of the trans-Atlantic flight by seaplane NC-4 Rear Admiral Jackson reported to the navy department early today’. Messages stated that the sea is still rough and rain squalls are expected within the next twelve or eighteen hours.
the Associutcd Pres*
PABIS. May 23. The Chinese delegation to the peace conference 1 broki
is understood to have reached a decision to sign the treaty with reservations relative to Raid Chan and Shantung. It is said that this will not affect the treaty as a whole .and will preserve China’s rights.
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MCALESTER, Okla., May 23. -Hoping to the very last that Govern or Robertson would intervene and save him, and protesting that the crime foi which he was convicted was accidental. T. K. Draught was I sent to death in the electric chair' at 12; 36 this morning.
A charge lasting five seconds was given hun first. Three physicians examined him and pronounced him dead A second charge Hint lasted only two seconds was then applied to comply with tat ions.
First White Man Fie ( Draught was the first to be legally sent to death in Oklahoma since the substitution of el-1 j electrorut ion for hanging, and is th** eighth man to in electrocuted here, I seven negroes having preceded him tin the chair.
Relatives of Draught claimed his t body and [mediately after the exertion it was turned over to an I undertaker for pre pa rat ion for bur-j ital at Afton Saturday afterturn.
Although holding out hope to the very minute that he started for the; death chamber that his life would be spared by executive intervention,! Bra tight went to his death with aj calmness and ^elf-composare that is' unexcelled in criminal records.
Never Lost Smile.
He never lost (he smile that wort all tbrough the evening.
It took several minutes for adjustment of the straps.
| looked first from one side I other, eying the work of j tendants in preparing him chair.
All was silence except for tho whirring of the big dynamo in the I adjoining loom w hich had been started a few minutes previous to generate tin* current that sent him | to eternity, while the electrodes I 'were being adjusted.
Prison chaplains and attendants I joined in the singing of tin* first I verse of I Am Going Home.” at I Draught's request. When the singing ' ended silence reigned only to be by the noise of the creaking
SUITS of DISTINCTION
Why deny yourself of knowing that you are well dressed when you can buy suits like we are showing at these special May Sale prices. You will find iii these suits the best materials that can lie shown at the prices we are offering them.
SALE PRICES—MEN’S SUITS $11.40 to $33.25
SALE PRICES—BOY S’ SUITS $4.75 TO $14.25
ALL HATS AT MAY SALE PRICES
One of the new’ Straws or Felt Hats will add to your appearance and the price will please you as much as the quality.
THESE LAST DAYS OF OUR MAY SALE ARE AS INTERESTING
AS THE FIRST ONES.
S.M. SHAW, PROP.
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Hon near Drumright. He had formerly served as both deputy sheriff aud constable in Drumright.
Besides four brothers and four sisters, his only immediate relative living is a little daughter, who is now being cared for by’ relatives. His mother has died since *he was sent to the state penitentiary.
Wife Killed iii Hotel.
Draught’s wife was killed in a Drumright hotel shortly after he
shot Robbins and while he was being held iii jail itt Sapulpa awaiting • vial. Duel: Davis, who is alleged to have killed Mrs. Draught, has rn vet- been apprehended.
It wa a. erted by Draught on tile witness stand that the killing of his wife was part of a design against him and his family. Davis, the Draught d< fense claimed, was a close personal friend of Robbins.
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straps as Draught’s body stiffened while the current was being applied.
Iii** last religious services for the condemned man were held in the passageway just outside his cell at 4
By th«' Assort ti t*>() Press
WASHINGTON. MAY 23. The senate today passed without debate or amendment the deficiency appropriation bill adopted yesterday by the house, carrying forty-five m.ilion dollars for war risk allotments to families of soldiers and sailors and for Civil Wat veterans and their dependents
1’herelore it is a v.ise idea o keep late photographs of YLL Members of the family.
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o’clock in the afternote liivsis Sister Farewell.
This was followed by a short
prayei and then the prison at
taches stepped aside while Draught exchanged farewell kisses and embraces with his brothers and sisters. The strict watch that is maintained over Draught made it necessary tor him to bid his last farewell
through the bars of his cell.
The brothers and sisters wept bitterly, but Draught showed little I emotion. Tears rolled down his (’beek. however, as he said goodbye I to the sister who has worked almost I incessantly for the last month to save him from the chair.
"It is not that I must die within a few hours Miat hurts, but it is
the thought that I have brough
this disgrace and humiliation upon you,’ he sobbed.
Shows Nerve All tile Time. Draught s remarkable nerve irs excellent record daring German twenty months he lins been nearly Ii won lo: him the admiration
whereas the, and sv input hy of prison attaches
about lour,who have come in contact with a.
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PARIS. May 23. Germany s economic status under peace terms is the remit of her own behavior, particularly through her ruthless submarine warfare, allied and associated powers informed Count Biockdorff-Rantzau in answer to his note on the economic situation, today, with the text of Germany’s note, is entirely negative The refly declares that the loss of shipping to the world through the submarine campaign wms thirteen million tons, all es merely ask foi million tons in payment in answer In to German plea she will be called!
upon to feed sixty-se yen milton per- and the more we know him and
sons. Allied reply declares treaty the more we talk with him the more
takes six million from German con**tdifficult it gets to execute him,” trol. The reply points out that all I said one of the prison officials, countries are suffering from war’s! Draught was 29 years old. At the results and there is no reason why , time of the killing of Otis Rob-
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C OME men like the form-fitting knitted garments, others prefer the loose-fitting woven suits.
Non can now bu) either kind in we'1'3 athletic style garments with the .Muit*Rigueur label the gun m.ty of perfection in finish and tit. of tho utmost in quality of material, washability and durability.
The sheet pummel Munsingwear takes much of the grief out of the hot weather. Priced from
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ha:', boon a model prisoner
Germany, which caused war, should not suffer.
bins, he was and Company
a guard for Cosden at an oil pump sta-