The Indian Journal from Eufaula, Oklahoma on October 22, 1936 · Page 1
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Oklahoma's Oldest Newspaper! Volume 61. Eufaula, Oklahoma, Thursday, October 22, 1936 Kumber 1. IRONHEADS SUFFER FIRST DEFEAT HERE FRIDAY BY HASKELL CRIMINAL OF CKET 12 J^iiiiior Golding, Star Halfback, Injured In Game; Crippled Team Faces Stigler Friday. DefendaiiiiS With Cases Pending Must Appear In Person In Eufaula On Above Date. Eufaula Ironheads suffered their first defeat of the season last Friday when they lost to the Haskell Haymakers by a score of 18 to 6. Junior Golding, Eufaula's star halfback, was injured at the he- glnning of the third quarter when he took the ball on an end run and was tackled by two Haskell players, which resulted into a broken ankle. The Ironheads kicked off to Haskell and held them for downs. They then kicked to Womack who returned the ball seven yards before he was brought down by a horde of Haskell players. The Iron- heads then marched down the field for the first touchdown of the game with Golding, Eufaula's outstanding halfback, going over from the five-yard stripe. Eufaula's try for conversion failed and the score was 6 to 0 at the end of the first quajter. The Ironheads let down in the second quarter and Haskell made two touchdowns with their aerial attack, Costellp and Andrews making them. Their try for conversion failed' and at the half the (Continued on back page.) 0 Girl ReseryffiPreseiit Fighting Words Exchanged in Presidential Battle The arraignment docket for the ne .Kt terniAdf the district court for Mcintosh fc^riunty, has been set fof November 12, 1936. All persons with criminal cases pending in said court against them must appear -before the district court at Eufaula, on that day at nine o'clock a. m. of said day. The fdilowing is a list of cases so pending, and all said defendants must appear in person Ijefore said court on said day: Emily Osljorn, C. F. Hickok, adultery; Billie Hawkins, unlawfully operating a motor vehicle; C. H. Baum, obtaining money under false pretenses; James Dobbins, escape from penitentiary; Charlie Hill, asault with dangerous weapon; Drew Kilgore, assault with dangerous weapon; Richard Meeks, et al./ burglary in second degree; Jim Whisenhunt, public drunkeness (appeal); July Francis, Albert Sloan, John Francis, burglary in second degree; Blue Graham, murder; Lloyd Bussy, furnishing liquor to minors; George Davenport, Lorenzo Coleman, larceny Of domestic fowls; C. R. Adams, Leo Irvin, larceny of livestock; Verlin Cannon, manslaughter, flitst degr^ji; John Oreenleaf 175,000 IN BOSTON GREET ROOSEVELT TO HEAR ADDRESS Chief, Executive Asserts Five Years Of Depression Is New England's Debt To G.O.P. Leadership. Approaching ti^ end of on# of the hottest presidential campaigns In American history. President Roosevelt shown left speaking at St. Paul, and Governor Landon. pictured at right as he spoke in Sgo hm^ierchSge and^unter-charge in their discussions of leading IssUes. Wann ng up to their tasks both candidates moved into the final stages of the canrpaign m a thoroughly flghthig spudt. HENSHAW ACT, LAW OF SLAVERY, JUDGE BOB WQXIAMS SAY! High Sclrool Carnival Slated For October 30 Girl Reserves of Eufaula High school gave a minstrel program for assembly, Thursday, October 16. Leading parts were taken by Rosalee McKinney, Jimmie Nell Homan, Naomi Hughes, Frankle J Reed, Qulntella Smith, LaVenia Harp, Nancy Huls, Davida Wall and Velma Smith. Tsianlna Edwards was accompanist for the minstrel- ettes. The regular club program held at the activity hour, Tuesday, October 20, included the scripture reading by Lorene Brewer; prayer, Nancy Huls; "Our Kind of Women," Quintella Smith: "An Ideal Gift," LaVenia Harp; "Dancing," Jimmie Nell Homan; "Tips to the Teens," Naomi Hughes and Virginia Whitlow; "A Personality Plan,' Rosalee McKinney; "A Mountain to Make You Over," Ruby Manawa; "My Ambition," Dorothy Blake; "Be Yourself," Beatrice Nelson; "Lollipops to Lipstick," Ola Mae Kirby; "Don't Be Late," Orpha Bailey; "Your Secret Heart," Ruth Taylor; "Do You Dress Well?", Anna Lee GiUiland and ' "Are You Qualified?", Betty Hopper. Sentence prayers were given by Laho^a Carson, Velma Smith, Davida Wall and by Miss Marguerite Veith, sponsor. Officers for Girl Reserves, elected last spring are LaVenia Harp, president; Rosalee McKinney. vice president; Tsianlna Edwards, secretary; Betty Hopper, treasurer and Quintella Smith, song leader. Standing committees Include the social committee with Quintella Smith ar. chairman; financial, Beatrice Nelson, chairman; program, Nancy Huls, chairman, and service, with Dorothy Blake, chairman. o ' Mother Of Dr. Tolleson Succumbs In-Arkansas Would Place Dictatorial Powers hxi Hands Of Political Appointed, ' Hand Picked Commission. Mino +i .*il Oreexjleaf. murder; Alva Mc- MinStrel m ^^SentWyftJilir^, B ^W^st;-larceny of livestock i fj^i^^ilie&n, iVWpeal; Nelson Niers, assault wlthi dangerous weapon; Levi Pickering, larceny of livestock; H. A. Daniel, cruelty to anl- i mals; Brownie Beaver, assault with (Continued on back page.) Democratic Speaking Dates For This Week There will be Democratic speaking at the following places, on the dates at the time indicated. The speakers will'be sent from Democratic headquarters: Eufaula, Saturday, October 24 Wednesday, October 28, Saturday, October 31, at 3 p. m. Checotah, Saturday, October 24, Saturday, October 31, at 1:30 p. m. i Hanna, Saturday, October 24, Saturday, October 31, at 2 p. m. Hitchita, Saturday, October 24, Saturda}', October 31, at 2 p. m. Speakers' Itinerary. Monday. October 26, Rentiesville, L. D. Ogden, Bill Powers, Ed Davis. Monday, October 26, Oak Grove, Sen. Joe M. Whitaker, Judge Milam M. King and R. C. Smith. Monday, October 26, Red Bird, C. T. Conley, Judge E. E. Ammons. Tuesday, October 27, Victor, Bill Powers, J. R. Doss. Tuesday, October 27, Red Hill. Judge Milam M. King. J. G. Barley. Tuesday, October 27, Pierce, Sen. Bower Broadus. John McQuillen. Wednesday, October 28, Hutton- ville, Levi Phillips, Judge Milam M. King. Wednesday, October 28, Stidham, E. C.- Hopper, J. R. Doss. Wednesday, October 28. Central High. Bill Powers. Joe M. Whitaker. Thursday, October 29. Shell Creek, Judge E. E. Ammons. Judge H. B. Reubelt. Thursday, October 29, Eufaula. fourth ward, Judge R. W. Hlgglny. Bin Powers. Friday, October 30, Vernon. Judge King. J. F. Burnham. Judge Am Federal Judge Robert L. Williams, speaking from the bench in federal district court today, branded the Henshaw bill, to repeal prohibition in OlUahoma. as "thcf most iniquitous measure ever at-^; tempted to be fostered on a free people" and urged all Oklahoihans to vote against the bill. "I cannot understand how anybody can have the gall," the fiery jurist declared, "to ask people to vote for a measure that places such dictatorial powers in the hand.s of a politically appointed conrimis.sion with unlimited funds and jobs at their disposal to build up a political machine. "I Will vote for straight repeal after the proposition has been \voi-ked out by representatives of all factions, prohibition and anti if the measure they agree upon is submitted to the legislature and enacted into a law, not to go Into effect until 90 days after the legislature adjourns. "I am unalterably opposed to the bill as it Is. It is too near the law of slavery to suit me and invests too much power in the hands of a politically appointed commission" He charged there is no provision in the bill that would prevent the cpmrnisslon setting up saloons. o • The, annual carnival which will be held tWs year at the high school, Friday, Octot)er 30, ijegin- ning at 7:30 offers many attractions to persons of all ages. Outstanding attractions include: Major Womack's radio stars; the wild man from Borneo, fortune teller and tea garden. Major Womack's radio stars include some of the best amateur radio performers in the city, talent from all schools will be presented in an interfist- •;ig hour of entertainment given pVer sfatloti 'fe. H; S.'S newTEtdiof equipment. Don't forget the wild man from Borneo just recently captured (the only living one in captivity). Be sure to see him. Real carnival spirit will be shown in the old fashion cake walk, the penny pitch, ball in jars, bingo, the doll rack, etc. Be sure to visit the fortune teller's booth. Those in charge have gone to no little trouble and expense to secure the services of one of the most noted seers in America. Your past, present and future will be pictured to you vividly by the lines in your palms. It may mean a great deal to you, young man—young lady. o JACK MOLS SAYS DIGEST POLL WRONG, ROOSEVELT TO WIN Congressman's Analysis Of Figures Proves President Will Carry Forthcoming Election. Program On Indian Life Is Presented RESETTLEMENT MAKES LARGE PAYMENTS HERE Mrs. J. T. Tolleson. 86. mother of DP. W. A. Tolleson of this city, died early this morning at herjmons. home in Charleston. Ark. j Friday, October 30, Hitchita, Suffering from the Injury of a Sen. Bower Broadus. Sen. Joe Whit- broken leg sustained a few weeks jaker. ago, pneumonlo developed 'to hasten her death. ' Mrs. Tolle§on had often visited In Eufaula. and had many friends here who will learn with sorrow of her death. Monday. November 2, Warrior, Levi Phillips, BUI Powers, Judge King. Monday, November 2, Checotah, ward two, Sen. Joe Whitaker, Judge H. B. Reubelt. Payments totaling $59,331.87 were made in Mcintosh county by the resettlement administration from July 1, 1935 to June 26, 1936, according to information received by Forrest Parrot, state director for the national emergency council. pf these payments loans totaling $42,685.37 were made to 142 persons and $16,646 .50 of grants to 933 person were disbursed. An additional activity of the resettlement administration, that of farm debt adjustments, showed that in Mcintosh county, six cases had been adjusted through May* 1936 involving an original indebtedness of $39,148 with resultant savings of $22,188. Further benefit "from this- activity was noted in the taxes paid as a result of adjustments which In Mcintosh county amounted to $1,490. 0 SINGING CONVENTION TO BE HELD IN ONAPA OCT. 24-25 Seniors of Eufaula High school were entertained at the activity hour, October 21, by a program on Indian life, art and literature presented by members of Mrs. Ethel | Locke's home room. Many of the students on the program had been in school at' Chilocco or other Indian schools, according to Mrs. Locke. The following numbers were given; "The Creek Tribe," Sam Harris; "The Muskogee Tribe," Naomi Hughes: "Indian Music of the Past," Lorene Cope; "Indian Art," Tsianlna Edwards; Solo, "By the Waters of Minnetonka." Kathleen Miller; "Indian Legends," Lorene Brewer; "Indian Hunters' Signs," Quintella Smith; "Alex Posey, the Creek Poet," Louella Mae Green and "Representative Poems of Posey," Oleta Rapp. Talks on present day Indian schools were given py Edmond Krebs, Leda Mae Thomas and Ruby Manaw^. The group is indebted to Mrs. •Robert Alngell for much of the material use-' in this program, Mrs Locke states. o COUNTY WOMEN S DEMO CLUB TO MEET HERE Though the Literary Digest poll shows Landon a? leading President Roosevelt in 32 out of the 48 states, as given in the current issue, an analysis pf the vote clearly in- dicateis that Roosevelt will easily Wirt,' eongrtsanifen -Jack Nichols, said Saturday. "The Digest's own figures show a sure Roosevelt victory," Nichols said. "Their figures are plain; only their interpretation is wrong." "Take the 'how the voters voted in 1932 election' break-down to start wltli. This shows Landon receiving 715,884 votes from Republicans who voted for Hoover In 1932. Roosevelt on the other hand has only 540,000 votes from Democrats who voted for him in 1932. Is this a clue? Doesn't is look like the poll is taken mainly among tho.se who voted Republican in 1932 —and doesn't the Digest admit It by these figures? Cites Figures. "Now take the total Democrats given as voting for Landon Vvho voted for Roosevelt in 1932, which is 194,559, and add this to the Roosevelt Democratic vote. 540,316, and you get a total of 734.865 ballots from 1932 Democrats. In the same way, add the 106.806 persons (Continued on back page.) BOSTON, Oct. 21: —President Roosevelt asserted on historic Boston common Wednesday that five additional years of depression was New England's "debt" to the "Republican leadership," but that under the New Deal the region is "coming out of its troubles." He paused in Boston on the way to Worcester for a major address, the high spot of his two-day campaign for the 29 electoral votes of Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut: A crswd which city officials estimated at 175,000 jammed into the common to hear the president's sixth speech of the day. National guardsmen were called to aid Boston officers in maintaining police lines and to keep a road open for the president's car. The president asked what the present administration had done and supplied this answer: 1. Raised wages and living standards in other sections, toward the standards of New England, so as to help destroy "that kind of im- fair competition." 2. Begun the first real offensive in American history against "that concentrated wealth and monopolistic power which almost destroyed small businesses and diversified Industrles '-of -Nfnja England." 3. Begun tp reopen foreign markets to New England products and shipping by reciprocal trade agreements. 4. Increased the purchasing power of New England's customers on farms and cities. Nichols In Colorado To Speak For Ticket Checotah Seeks Fish For New Reservoir The Union Summit singing convention will be held at Onapa. Sats-, urday night and Sunday, October 24 and 25, H. F. Wright, president, announced this week. Everybody Is invited. Mcintosh county women'* Democratic club will meet at the district court room in Eufaula Monday night at 7:30 o'clock. Every Democratic woman in the county is invited to be present and take part in the meeting. Rep. Jack Nichols was asked yesterday to Intercede with the federal bureau of fisheries to help stock the newly constructed Checotah municipal lake, near Onapa, with game fish fingerlings. John Buford, Checotah publish- ler. conferred with W. T. Huff, Nichols' secretary, and asked that the congressman use his influence to obtain the fish. Buford said sportsmen estimate that 100,000 fish should be put in the lake, but that only about 7000 have been supplied by the state fish and game commission. Nichols recently asked farmers whose fish were killed during the drouth to^ write for application blanks which are to be sent to the federal bureau of fisheries. Huff suggested that the Checotah 'City council formally petition Nichols to supply the fingerlings so that the letter can be sent to Washington with the request. He said he felt there will be no difficulty in obtaining aid. The Checotah municipal lake was completed last spring as a PWA project. It has been in use for approximately six months. Congressman Jack Nichols of the second Oklahoma district was scheduled by the Democratic national committee to speak Tuesday night at Greeley, Colo, in behalf of the re-election of President Roosevelt and Vice President John N. Garner. Wednesday night, Nichols spoke at Durango. Colo., and was given !the remainder of his itinerary there by Rep Sam Rayburn. chairman of the speakers' bureau of the Democratic national committee, i John Gulager. former district 1 commander of the American Le- 'iKion. will leave Monday, October ;26. for a series of Democratic I speeches in Kansas, Iowa and Nebraska. He also is bein.s? sponsored by the national committee. _ o • DR. JENKINS. FORMER EUFAULA DENIIST, DIES IN HENRYETTA Dr. J. H. Jenkins, 70-year -6ld Henryetta dentist, died Saturday in University hospital following a long illness. Death was attributed to a complication of ailments. Doctc. Jenkins had been ill since June, and had been a patient In the hospital since the first of this month. Services and burial will t)e at Henryetta. Dr. Jenkins practiced dentistry in Eufaula in 1934 and '35. He went from here to Henryetta. NEWS FLASH. Stanley Davis, of near Texanna, was killed instantly here this afternoon (Thursday) at 4 o'clock, when a fast freight of the M-K-T lines struck him. The tragedy occurred near the same spot that Henry Mcintosh was killed four months previous.

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