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Adair County Democrat (Newspaper) - January 7, 1938, Stilwell, Oklahoma Pi City Hafl i�d Gravelling Project . WW it* Separate Issue* January 28 is the date set by the city council for the vote on, two bond issues, one to construct with WPA aid a new city hall,, and the ther, also with WPA aid, to gravel, streets and buil'* culverts and bridgds. The city hall project, for which bonds in the amount of $4900 will be issued, will cost approximately $17,000. All of the town's share of the cost will be spent for material and equipment rental. The remaining $12,100 will be'used for labor.' \ On the second question, $4600, will be issued. As-hi the first instance, the %bney7_will go for material, with t heWpA supplying approximately $18,000 for labor. It believed that every street In town can J?e graveled? that a large number of concrete! culverts can be built, and. that much curb and gutter construction can be done on'this sinn.. :>. The cost to property,owners' will be, roughly, an increase of/, 80 cent a hundred over their present taxes, -according to tb�* tity.council' �'��?v � - *  Clark Moss,u. W#&' jadiosjnia strafor, staid Wednesday ; that both -projects had} presidential approval and that work would i^The sidewalk project was ok- (.sAlton,jbcp.of*, itr�'and Mri^ AUen of Stilwell, {was,qay*teribusly shot. fetPhoen-fot, PMfifcon&' December 81 and djjrotthr^ days- later in a Phoenix, hospital,. Tfletoody, being; shipped from PhpefiixTwnl arrive here Friday nighfc, the/Roberts Funerafchome anmAipced. No plans .have been made Tor the funeral Democrat Oi&-6^'sia^^-ita The^iei^ ^ J^Officte ^Opposition !>,-:v.;' . -^ipies'--'-'.-1'--,'-.'-' ADAIR AIR Cleve Bullette . .-I Ottte> interests toeing shown Details of the shooting are un- by. democrats, of Adair county known, it was announced^ in the comingpreeiiibt meetings Young Allen was a former resi- and ejection!, bf a/cdunty chaiti' dent of Stilwell. Iman,!it was observed this week. r *�-, � -.'Or*-* IThe precinct meetmgs will./be heid-'^th^;i'egularivbtih'g;pla:of''^^^�cinp over the chairmanship for the countyhaverapparehtly "died out. Received: a warning. ;! Only 6n�.candidate appears tc The Warning: "We'll blovrbe in the field'for this chairman^ him out of the waCer." tajne. :OUie^ Hatfield of Oak Grove e,lwas In town Wednesday ^ , i&pkiins. He asked 20 id^JlAj^fp> first class pump- .Moving has. been;.in progress theipast week...,Stony PointM ffflSMcf a ,cobblest!on& soon tb'raiiBe fumis f6r further tome and other improvements, operation, the organization'? iJF' aiJ^ .M?B? Charley Down- president, C. K. Wells, announcing are living m the log hpuse ed Thursday- , v building, i The programs will: spent the' weekend in Schaberg, *'': and Mrs. Xos Allen of Watts yijsited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. & A. AUen last Friday^ Mr. and Mrs; Eugene Cortwell of Stilwell., have moved to this community.^ ;:;i;; 1 :� . The, WPA is making quite .an improvement at this school. & a|. thjs time in ^.^rgJ^M Inactivemarke+ ^ ^hWsBnl&Snch produce is �ise3^n^ largeis^�>nd sold "" " ibr^raie^|m|r: ' ;i�ul^^ near the community Dunmng. (Contnmeid oh page 2) . ,. Jior theVdif^fnf;'^l^ai^M^-y'i The small son of Mr* and Mrs Edgar Gibson, who has been ilT with pneumonia, is improved. ^^bnfdr.^as *WS�V Jess HogfahiSolier is on th|"sicK lisVth^eefc : "" '" B^;Wac^ wag in StUwell M6hdayr dn business. *;; George Rairasey went'to Fort Sinith a^ter-a. load? of feed for the;;Ske^y Ranch. Monday The new road from CheVey to Chance iBalbtnclst completed. It V?iU:be a'gocd^rbad when they get it finished.  Our new project for the schoo: house at Ohewey will begin in a few,days and patrons are anxious to have-ane^bunding. A. L. Right lost a .fat heifer and: Tom .Walker lost three hogs the past week,' .Mfeses Ella;andLucill0Lingle spent Sufiday' in Noel. Mfr* visit ing friends. Vester ESsary and Esk^l FJs-sary left Sunday to' resume their, studies at Afrjua^flL Coljejfe^t Stillwater. l> k * TITANIC mi SPADE MTf  Mjrs^jTom^MjiansM th!e�ni& fortune of breaking ,hev avm last week. . -V ' ' � s * Several people1' arei cleaning tne cemetery^xhi|^^e^K.^ ^ wJfeo moved a^ay fibout a year ago are plannhfg to move back tbr^'cp^namity. " 'Mr?. Ellis has. moved..on�hia fila^^.TiteniA and Vance Charles who lived on the Ellis place his movPd near Biddings ,Mr/febft,dff moysd^tft Eldon jb^Milter^was intStilweU.las" -Rooking good around here cpimidaripg it 'wasvplanted late l&t.fiuF \* Wf-\tivi *abJM -424289 73, ingof entertainment, y ;, �tXt S^^Stor �nd �� J�* hive IS rt^S' �turned home from Port Smith ~ Mr; and- Mr^. Lbyd Harrison of this community are the. proud parents of a 9 one half ponnd bab'y.'boy. : J,L.Gravftti8 reported o� the sfck li^thiaiweek,/but h^cpn^ dition fs;rapidly tmp^mg;: There was! a fanifiy reunion at the home 'ed by Judge E. A; Sunimers to 4o years "in thi penitentiary;- at-Mc- I^ts for an, aye/age;3reduc-126 miUfl in the ctfimty. i u; real estafejasesaed val-v ^ �ade by ^8essor.W*yhe rtotalpersighalvtaatable^valu-as:/are' $841i?b3;-^V'- �V--^] xae)re we 12 tixpayhig units Jije feounty, three i6ity 'classi-00%and nine t6wnships.'For Restate, the foUowing valu-1^.are set.and/the number :fmg the valuation is^ the created revenue^rfor 1938;/ J^d^l^sWp V$lg^04^ 54:63;. Chance -:$108,078^-$2iy 5.1t8; Westville township $137 :S8; Stilwell town $lp|| ^te^ell^ch^P5 J6582.19,; Wa the first of thei Bi Conflicting stprie�: about the motiyeof theshogtingiwe^e current during Eldridge mcarcera-tibh. Hehu�sei^aec^t^J" "tEat he killed his brother to protect the honor of his home. . ; Ferguson jmade a thorough hunt for the killer California;- a \ grjaduate of thd St^well^ffl*K. Sjphoql. and a son. of; Leo, Fellp^St: wep a nation-. J^^^^W^8* .onX peace. /-fSans K The 'cwtes^^S^*^^''' ^^|;and-: onemiist Wirejee)ha's^^lip^^ Sre^r: :?..r.'i'i. spending theweek w^thher sjjfc ter Mrs. Connolly Danleli and family.- '^'Q�i""'" Mrs. Nora AdamsV who was taken to a Prairie Grove hospi ital Sunday ior treatment for a heart ailmept^ is expected to be jhroughf home in a few days, f Everett and Earnest Adams- ant* famiUes or;Kansas mi 2 mm m m m m i^ell SixkiUer. ^P�^;Nick^n^^/#,;�^* lahoma, spent the holidays af |1n the United States! The^' the home of uncle, Noah1- - ' * ^Nickens, and while iere' held services at the " Methodist churoh, Thursday; evening. In^ Nic^ns, who. had her snails removed. af.the c!^ turned nome Dear Miiss Elsie: '3 ani jiist a working fellow of 21? trVpir to makea start ^nthe country7 I I have no quarrel with' life, norwish to become fpme^ � Bu^'-I "aM thlnkfiig * M ^ut^s^eth^ 1^ of oth^lwar involving the United "l aU'fhls. excited talk-r 4hejse arguments why Americ/i must fight--*ut. I wonder how much truth there is in it., H'^.^y-ri,. &'V'i&J- ��-./:!-'va'"^r � "It is true that if a world war came;we would have to,sacrifice some foreign trade and thfe 'Kansas, who were here to be | would slow up , industry. But with their mother are return- wnaf would this- small loss be in^honV this weelci : Dr. J. W. Rogers of Wilcox, tion ot:mpons^p>6ple and AT^bna^spehf^nli^ ' wjth his wife and daughters. ^W&B - Mr. and Mrs. Boyd/ Rogers, J^^H^M^ / m m 11 v^o: haveT been#;.^feitm^ Rogers' mother, Mrs; J. Wi.Ayi ^$W^^ ers, during the holidays returni !t alip|pnpce^^?nfe ^d to their home ^Eldpr^ ^fMW^l^ , Arkansasi Wednesday.- .n^^jdfc-^jfflkrt^ ^^ ' lu^�p^B^^e5^i^ppl, fat No". 27 and-Unton Hill, DMJ- "^pfld 1 fqr bnfelf >t No. W were odinpjeed Dr^' |COUNTt^C||( Three of-the? uca-1ihe ompleed Dei ^tart ^ leasant BB ^hooVtbuBes Dis| ict No. 10 were coiipletea ol {ec�mbef.I2;V, ,7 rH s The wmw&i " ed,--play. g�n|nP>l waQs^pah^^g We �4U , ;