The Daily Leader (Orange, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 149, Ed. 1 Saturday, September 26, 1908 Page: 4 of 8
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Published every day except Friday
Entered *as second class matter Feb
ruary 24, 1908, at the postofflce at
Orange, Texas, under the Act of
Congress of March 3, 1870.
Per month .................50 cents
Per Year ...........-.........S6-00
ROOSEVELT IN THE CAMPAIGN.
Casting to the winds the dignity of
the high office he holds. President
Roosevelt has broken into the cam-
paign in true frontier style—a style
that suggests the man who Is supplied
with a large pair of spurs and a bottle
of bad whiskey. He has done this
because he realizes that the Republi-
can campaign has for weeks been in
a demoralized condition, that the party
leaders have been stunned by the For-
aker revelations, and above all else
that Taft has proved his inability to
fight his own battle', and must have
help or be overwhelmed In the elec-
It is now known that it was Presi-
dent Roosevelt who insisted upon Taft
taking the stump and there “pitch
Into Bryan,” a task which he is un-
able to undertake successfully. The
Republican leaders knew that Taft
would not be able to cope with. Bryan
in a debate before the people and they
advised against his making a tour of
the country and thus afford the pub-
lic an opportunity to compare his in-
tellectual qualities with those of his
Democratic opponent.. The Republi-
can managers also know that Taft’s
greatest weakness in the West and
the whole country for that matter, lies
in the fact that thousands of Repub
Ucan voter* regard him as the crea
ture of Roosevelt, a “proxy” candidate
who seems unable to take care of
himself and must be continually
vouched for by the man who forced
him on the Republican parly and is
now trying to compel the American
people to accept him as their Presi-
The president’s recent manifes-
toes from Oster Bay and the
White House have left no
doubt in the minds of the pub-
lic that he has assumed active man-
agement of the Republican campaign,
and will hold the front of the stage
until the contest ends. The party
leaders in the West, however, are
dreading the effect of the plan of bat-
tle he has directed Taft to follow.
They are advising that no attacks be
made on Bryan, and are saying that
If Taft undertakes to convince the
Western people that Bryan is a dan-
the tariff discussed; they want to
know about campaign contributions;
they are greatly Interested in the bank
deposit guaranty issue, and want to
hear Mr. Taft on these subjects. They
want especially some assurance that
the trusts are not' backing the Re-
publican campaign. It would be fool-
ish to deceive ourselves into believing
that Mr. Bryan’s speeches have not
made a deep Impression. Mr. Taft
must answer them, not content him-
self by declaring that Bryan is a me-
nace to prosperity—that will not do
at all. Bryan has revealed the ker-
nel of that'sort of campaign by saying:
“You cannot scare a man who is sleep-
ing on the floor by telling him he is
about to lose his bed."
President Roosevelt, however, at-
taches no value to the advice of the
Western leaders of his party, and has
instructed his candidate to raise ca-
lamity howls, wherever he goes and
to picture the “disaster and ruin” that
will come upon the country if Bryan
is elected.—New Orleans States.
Teddy hasn’t waited for Taft to ask
if he had a minute to spare, but has
Jumped into the campaign and taken
hold of the reins of the Republican
party with hopes of saving the G. O.
P. from defeat in the November elec-
Lost, Found, For Sale, For Rent, Help
Wanted, Positions Wanted and Sim
liar Notices will be run in this col-
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word for first Insertion, one-^jalf
cent per word for each subsequenl
Insertion. No ad. accepted for less
than 25 cents.
WE BUY your second-hand house-
hold goods; pay good prices. Packing
goods, shipping and repairing furni-
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W A N T E D—To buy your old Fur-
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LOST—Between Elm street and the
High school building, a gold ring, set
with an opal surrounded by .eight dia-
monds. Finder please i%turn to
Leader office. 11-tf
LOST—-A letter addressed to H. C.
Webster, Indianapolis, Indiana. Finder
will pleaase return to B. Zimmerman
and receive reward. 24-3t
LOST—A gold stick pin; two wish
bones set with small diamond; on
Fourth street, between Geo. Call's res-
idence and old telephone office. Finder
please return to leader office. 25-3t
In New York, a play entitled the
Devil’’ is being played nightly to
crowded houses. The President seems
to be trying to get in line.
FOR SALE—Three 8 foot show
cases, one square case, 5x8 feet, oak
tables. Can be delivered about Nov.
5th. Call in and see me about it.—
JOE LUCAS, Palace Jeweler. 25-3t
Have you given the brick plant a
few minutes thought?
Thirty-nine days and then the tale
will be "tolled” to Taft.
Subscribe for the Daily Leader, the
best advertising medium in Southeast
From all present indications a
‘short ugly word" will be well worked
during the next thirty-eight days.
Sidewalk Hogs.—Tramp Dogs
City Marshall B. A. Stephens has
had no little trouble the past week
in answering complaints about hogs
destroying side walks for residents
In the southern part of town and
numerous visits by the officer have
failed to discover a single member
of the swine family atwork.
Besides the hog and stock trouble.
“Uncle Ben” has been worried more
than usual on account of tramp dogs
and a few have been slain as a re-
sult the past week.
No. 1 arrives at Orange... .10:00 a. m.
No. 2 leaves Orange at.... 12:48 p. m.
Train No. 2 connects at Maurice
with Frisco trains for ail points east
Texas A New Groans Railroad.
6 .....................6:15 a. m.
10 ...................9:42 a. m.
8...... 10:45 p. m.
7 ....................6:38 a. m.
g................. .5:28 p. m.
SASH AND DOOR CONTRACT
Pond Manufacturing Company Turns
Out Order for Newton Parties.
The Pond carpenter shop has been
busy for the past few days with ex-
tra help manufacturing the door and
window frames for the new school
building being erected at Newton. The
work was completed today and Is be-
ing shipped to Newton.
A local colored church will perhaps
georous man and his election will pro- j Plac« » >»<•*« contract w!th thl" fln”
long the panic, such a plan of cam-1 for manufacturing a large number of
paign will be resented and thousands
of votes will be made for the Demo-
“It will simply be folly," the Indian-
apolis News quotes a Western Repub-
lican leader as saying, “for Taft to
fine oak pews.
Brick Fir* proof
Ocean Front at Vermont Ave.
Atlantic City, N. J.
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Ford, A. L. The Daily Leader (Orange, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 149, Ed. 1 Saturday, September 26, 1908, newspaper, September 26, 1908; Orange, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth644857/m1/4/?rotate=90: accessed May 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lamar State College – Orange.