The Sunday Morning Herald. (Amarillo, Tex.), Vol. 22, No. 12, Ed. 1 Sunday, April 17, 1910 Page: 4 of 12
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THE; Uinua Mimmuu ucirm oiunluw Afti.iL 17 lyiu.
THR SUNDAY MORNING HERALD
THE WEEKLY HERALD
Published every Sunday morning at 210 Taylor
Street Amarillo Texan.
Panhandle Press I . Out Of The West
BOESEN AND DURST.'
"Entered as second-class matter October 19
1909 at the post office at Amarillo Texas im
der the act of. March i 189.
SUNDAY APRIL 17 1910.
An All Panhandle Fair
The biff annual all-Panhandle Fair for Ama-
. . . . . . . .i... it
tillo is assured. and Heartiest praise is uuc u.v.
nrorressives who at an enthusiastic meeting
'Fridav placed themselves squarely on recon
as aggressively and financially in favor of this
notable enterprise whose assured realization
will mark the beginning: of a new epoch tor
Amarillo and this section of Texas.
For it will not be operated as a local cnter-
r!i hilt v ith broader aspirations having at
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heart the highest interest of alibis vast north
west section of the State.
That it will wield from the outset a poten
tial influence for development by a compre-
hensive exhibit of farm and ranch products and
a consequent appeal to home-seeking thous
ands no thinking citizen can doubt.
'And that it will prove a venture in which
not only its promoters but Amarillo the broad
Panhandle-arid all Texas will feci a genuine
.and enduring pride may be confidently prc-
n - ' ' '
1 ' Davidson flatly 'denies that he has even the
remotest intention of retiring from the race
for Governor. " Which prompts the prediction
that the gentleman from Galveston will have
something really interesting to impart on ;in
The fact that Anthony Drexel who is to
wed nineteen-year-old Marjorie Gould is only
twenty-two prompts the presumption that the
contracting parties are young enough to be
foqlish enough to actually be in love with each
The qua die rtiiiah boom of an-Easterner; for
the Democratic presidential nomination is
about to assume shape again. The Democratic
standard-bearer this time should be a South
erner or a Middle-Westerner. The East is too
close to Wall Street.
'Among the half-dozen rules laid down J ;-
(Speaker Cannon to make a high art o; i . ing
-was the following: "Learn to sine no mat-
Oer how miserably." We protest. The world
has too many vaudevillains now.
"Fort Worth is the model census city" as
serts the Star-rTelegram chestily. So much for
that'free marriage-license spirit which Tarrant
County officials- -have o markedly evidenced
In the past. ;
rrhe fertile area of the earth is estimated at1
omething over twepty-eight million square
miles. And it may be said in passing that the
Panhandle of Texas cuts considerable dimen-
sion in the computation.
;' Pictures of . Senator Clark's daughter who
;wras recently married prove her far from being
languishly beautiful. But perhaps 'a brow n-
stone front or two will make up for the de-
ficiency. : - . . . '
If Colquitt thinks anything of his. chances
for the nomination he should never no never
Itpse into; political poetizing again. The dear
people can't sjand for everything.
Mr. Bryan vyill be the gutst of the Circum-
navigators' .Club in Chicago ncxt weckv He
will doubtless regale the membership with
tales of stormy voyages up Salt Creek.
".: Mayor Billard is strongly in favr of Sunday
ihows for Topcka. We shudder for "him even
though Aunt Carrie is out of the -Sunflower
" It is stated that parrots in Mexico render in-
estimable service by giving advance warning
pf approaching earthquakes. It is a question
tohich calamity is worse.
The price of four-legged hogs continues
' to rise. Thctwo-legged breed that saunt-
ers round and cusses the town and coun-
try is not quoted ii the market reports.
Tulia Herald. ' '
And .the reason i clear. He has no market
The Times in reply to some unjust cen-
sure which it lias come in for during the
past few days because it refused to accept
for publication an article which might be
under the law construed as libelous in
character bel icves that it can-better af-
ford to stand for this censure rather than
involve itself. in a nasty suit. Again the
Times is not going to permit itself to be
used as a 'medium through which to pull
chestnuts from the fire that may not be
quite ripe for the pulling. It often sees
tiling:! going on which look suspicious
and which it . would like to denounce
through its columns as pure "fakes"'
"frauds." or "gum games" but under the
libel law of Texas reputable newspapers
will not indulge in such pastime unless it
knows beyond nj- question of doubt that
what it prints aidputs into circulation
are facts. With all 2ilue respect to its
learned critics it begs t say that while it
may have "cold feet" it also believes it
has a cool head. Wichita Falls Times.
The experience of the Times man in this re
gard has doubtless been shared bv cverv editor
inTexas. Newspaper.-i.like individuals are hedg
ed in by rcstrictly laws which whether just or
not must observed. No self-respecting editor
would willingly publish an untruth or malic-
iously endeavor to blast the reputation of any
individual. But under the present statutes it
isn't always entirely safe to publish certain
things that-are true. What is needed is a less'
drastic libel law in Texas. fc the iiewsnatier
is the guardian of the people's interests and
sTiould iot be . needlessly hampered.
A PRAIRIE MOOD.
AM grown stalwart in a singfe morn.
No more am I the pigmy think I was
The shrunk-soulcd weakling of a camping age
But loosed from that warped shell of littleness
Which was my Self's accustomed habitude
Full-pulsed steel-sinewed ruddy-hearted I
Grown broad and strong as these brave plains that stretch
Majestic vast to far infinitude's
Grown lofty-statured as the 'dim bint dome
Ofssky that scans the world. A Titan I!
The sun hath claimed my camradeship: this morn
While purple courtiers thronged his eastern gate
Ilc'spoke me fcllowly; my soul this night
Shall hold rapt converse with the tongu-ed spheres
And sit in council with the solemn stars.
Let come what chance another day may bring
To forge and shape new shackles for my soul.
I am grown strong to snap them: for this day
A creeping worldling walks erect a god!
COLONEL CLANSPUR SAYS:
Success is a curious maverick. While a favored few coax
it into their personal corrals with half-a-handful of manipula-
tion the -most pf us arc forced to go after it w;ith the lariat
of determination and clap our branding-irons on it instantcr
before some other chap spurs in and claims it.
Slander is a coyote that skulks in the chapparal by day
and yjipjjj vociferously under cover of darkness..
The chap who is always spieling through his sombrero is
1 foolish squanderer of atmosphere. It's the one who talks
seldom and then says something who is worth listening to.
High-bred gentlemen are like high-bred stock. It doesn't
require a careful examination to detect their distinction from
the common herd.
In large of small amounts any-
where In the Panhandle
Vendors Lien Notes
On Amarillo property purchased
Sadler Mortgage-Loan Co.
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The fellow who looks too far ahead frequently gets his
optics focussed on a deceitful mirage. To see things as they
are it is safest to look close at hand.
Childress comity has been blessed above
some of her neighbors so far this spring. .
But then w c.tvant all our neighbors to get
just as good as we do and they have oiir;
sympathy. when' they get less. Childress
Index; " C . '
That's.the. proper talk. No town or com
iminiiy snoiiiu grow ar tne expense of its
ucigiiDor anu tins nroau l'anhaiulie is too
grea-t to breed petty spites ; and jealousies.
A f - 11 l . ..il i . ..
iwuicuvci au success suouia ot tne con
structive sort building at home without de-
tracting from the prosperity bf another. Let's
all grow together. I
If the citizens of this t-wn would only
get together and prganiz a Commercial
Club we could land institutions we could '
promote the general welfare of the town
and could accomplish manj' things that are
necessary to the upbuildpig of the town.
We could undertake propositions that no
individual could handle and we could en-
joy a greater reign of pi)osperity in twice .
as quick time as we could without the or-
ganization 'of a Commecial Club. Dim-
All this being true it' i up to the Plains
man s constituents to get Iromplly busy and
organize.. Concerted actitm will accomplish
astonishing results withifia twelve-month. .
a short time nojv until the festive
kid will be out of schdol and the parent
will be kepbusy; keeping him located.-
Lstelbne News. j
Hie wise.parent will turn his vigilant optics
upon the swirhthing hole and the baseball dia
mond and save needles) worry!
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j. ice surgery is nsien ss one ot t ie new nroi
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cssions. ilt is doubtless so called to differ
ciitiate it from -the changed -definition of graft
Costa Rica with tin; remarkable record of
thirty earthquakes in twenty-four hours is now
in posit ion to sympathize with the .Arkansaw
swamp-dweller during jht chill season.
HOW IT ORIGINATED.
Tripped at a gallop the pony fell :
Bill underneath with a twisted knee
Growled through his gritted teeth "O well!
If this ain't .a horse on mc!"
' . SOUL HEALTH IS HAPPINESS.
Must men be made better? At present all they do is to
promise you a good life if you leading a bad life fight with
other men overthrow them by force and kill them in order to
attain better conditions of life that is. you are promised a
better life if you become worse than you are. That is a delus-
ion. There is only one way to attain a better life and that is
to become a better man.
P i a
YOU MIGHT AS WELb
HWE THE BEST
A v w - y
GANG SvM M'r
Sulky' plowj : .
Happiness the happiness of yourself and. of others
never be based upon a fallible institution sustained by force. ! nnaBBmwiaaHXUAjmwjuu)UH uuNKyjumMKisjm
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fi iijv" nit ileum ui iiic sum Kjmy inruiiijii me Sf'Ul
can the individual or the community attain the greatest hap-
piness. ' '
Wq must spend' our lives in multiplying the love within us
let the world go as it will. By so acting we gain the greatest
happiness for self and do to others all the good that wc can.
IS IT HOT ENOUGKVOR YOU?
The Xeodcsha Register U-lls of a negro preacher in the
western part of Kansas who asked: "How' hot is Hell?"
His answer was given as follows: .''Well sah If you
take all de wood dere is in dc state and pile it in one great pile
and. den take all dc coal dcre is in de state of Pennsylvania
and pile it on top and deii take all.de oil belt and saturate 'dat !
wood and dat coal and set it all on fire and bring a soul from
hell and sot him in de middle of dat fire he would freeze to j
death." ; f
CULTIVATE YOUR SOX WITH THE BEST PLOWS AND
IMPLEMENTS. AND YOU WILL GET THE BEST CROPS.
use the -poa o. canton line."
WE ;SFLL GIVLY THE tlCCF.SSF UL TRI ED IMPLE-
MENTS. THE "P. & O. CANTON LINE."
WE KEEP ALL PARTS OF THE IMPLEMENTS WE
SELL ALW AYS ON HAND. THE "P. a O. CANTON LINE."
YOU W ONT BE TROUBLED REPAIRING. OR LOSE TIME
ir YOU BUY THE IMPLEMENTS WE SELL. "THE P. O.
3 THE. FIRE COMPANY
. President Taft has doubtless discovered that
it is safer to stick to the tariff main-line than
to switch' io the woman's suffrage sidetrack.
Governor Patterson says that his pardon of
Colonel Cooper speakifor itself. It does. And
with exceeding' loud -jfoicc.
. " .
. Republican ofticiahwith Sutar Trust nffilia.
) o -
tions would do well ti keep in out of the wet
during the Rainey sotson. '
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America!.! thcatcr-Bjcrs are questioning the
lifference between gtmd opera and grand lar
' A MARKED DIFFERENCE.
'gg "There seems to be quite a difference between a
job and a situation."
'Wa?g "Oh yes. For instance when a fellow loses his
job he often finds himself in an embarrassing situation." Phil
QUICK SKINNING IN NEW YORK.
An European beauty doctor promises to remove human
skin in twelve weeks. ' Too slow. Persons arc skinned in New
York in a few minute. New York Herald. '
TIRED OF SITTING DOWN.
"Won't you take this seat?" said the gentleman in the car
rising and lifting his hat.
"No thank you" said the girl with skates over her arm;
"I've been roller skating ajid f'm tired of sitting down."
'O MIGHT CHEAPEN BEEF. '
As American beef is sold lower in England than in home
markets it would appear that the farther it goes the less it
costs. Why then "would it not be a good plan to ship it
around the world? By the time it got back we could buy it
at the minimum ratc.-J-Christian Science Monitor.
1 SCHOOLBOY DEFINITIONS.
The press today is the mouth organ of the people.
The capital' of Russia is St. Petersburg on the Duma.
George Eliot left a wife and children to mourn his genii.
Louis XVI was gelatined during the French revolution.
A parallelogram is a figure made of four parallel straight
May stop at your house next. I.et us build you
a Concrete house r.iid von have notliiug' to fear
because IT CANT BURN
The Insurance Rate is Cheaper Too.
Potter & LeMond
i Concrete Building Material
Phone 732 . First and Taylor
ssxi'JtJ'uu aarrKX-tt gcim'irii.u'fiiaiai
Daily Panhandle Want
Ads Brings Results
AMARILLO NATIONAL BANK
Capital & Profts $200000
We know your wants and want your
B. T. Ware? Pres. W. M. Lay. Vic; Prei
) C. L. Wore. Cashier: :
FranllB. Sailer Ass. Cash. C.T. Vyart Asj.' Cash
Terry Thompson Ass. Cashier. ;
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