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PEEK'S RECORD OF HAPPENING8.
N MINNESOTA'S CAPiTOL.
f.-i 'Saintly City" and Saintly City
-elksNewsy Items 01 social, Re
ligious, Political and General Mat
ttrs Among the Peooie.
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1921.
All newspapers now-a-days have the
type tor their reading matter set on
typesetting machines. The cost used
to be from 75 cents to $1.00 per hour
toi tine woik Now the price has
been raised to FOUR DOLLARS per
hour. Just think of that when you
wish something published as we must
pay at that late for every line set.
Bear in mind that all social articles
published, occupying more than Four
Lines, must be paid for. Telephone
this office, Cedar 5649, and arrange for
Office* Cedar 0508 Res.: Dale 2947
Res.. 673 St. Anthony Ave.
MRS. T. H. LYLES
T. LYLE UNDERTAKING CO.
150 W. Fourth St.
SIMrSON GEO W WILLS
Tel Dale 1914 Te Dale 2541
Cedar 1024 Tri-State 24 240
SIMPSON & WILLS
Undertakers, Funeral Directors
Calls Answered Promptly
Mr and Mrs. L. W. Pleasants have
moved to 1020 Rondo stieet.
Mr and Mrs R. S. Harris have
moved to 875 St. Anthony Ave
Mrs W. Harvey, 370 St. Albans
St, is on the sick list this week.
Mrs. S W Wilson, 443 Carroll Ave.,
leaves today for an extended visit to
The Ideal Club met Wednesday
aiternoon at the home of Mrs. W.
Archer, 493 Carroll Ave.
Mrs W S Archer, 493 Carroll Ave.,
ib spending the week end visiting
re'atives Duluth, Minn
Mr Walter W. McCoy arrived in
the city Wednesday from Winnipeg
lor a visit with his family.
FOR RENTNicely furnished rooms
for ladies or gentlemen, 270 N. St.line
Albans street. Tel. Dale 8586.
Mrs Oliver Taylor, 655 W Central
Ave, was hostess to the Nonpariel
club on last Friday afternoon.
single man or man and wife. Appl
at 519 Fuller Ave. Tel Elk. 0175.
FOR RENTFurnished room, suit
able for light housekeeping of couple,
602 Aurora Ave. Tel. Tower 0425.
If you need any painting, paper
hanging, interior decorating or pipe
fitting, call C. H. Crane, Dale 9334.
Mr George Isadore, Sparta, 111, is
jn the city visiting his daughters,
Mrs Delia Davis and Mrs Wm Evans.
The Matrons of the Round Table
met with Mrs. F. Brown, 408
Cathedralo Place, on Tuesday after
Watch and wait for the great Tive
days' May Fair that will be held at
Memorial Baptist Church, beginning
Monday, May 23.
Furnished /oom, for
Lady Assistant When Desired
Office and Chapel DA til
234 WEST FOURTH ST. O I rAUL
Pride of Minnesota Lodge K. P.
No 5, Minneapolis, will give a grand
Moonlight Boat Excursion on Mon
day evening, June 6.
HOUSEHOLDERS, who desire re
pair work of any kind done on their
house, will do well to call M. J.
Taylor, Elkhurst 4487.
Mrs. Hattie Oliver, 402 St. Anthony
Ave, entertained the Maids and MaButler's
trons Club on Wednesday afternoon
at a delightful luncheon.
Madam L. Peak, 322 E. Thirteenth
street, uses the Poro System for scalp
and hair treatments Call in or call
up, telephone Cedar 8431.
Mr C. Minor and son Walter re
turned Thursday morning from a
month spent at Seattle, Vancouver
and other Western points.
Mis. A. H. Lealtad, 465 Mackubin
St, returned this week from a visit
of several weeks with her daughter
and other relatives in the East.
One dollar each
week for five years
and deposit it on a
savings bank ac
count. With inter
at 4% you will have
$287.53, capital e
nough to do some
thing worth while.
93 East Fourth Street
Readers will, doubtless, notice
that Messrs. H. W. and C. A. Schuck
have some desirable homes for sale.
See their advertisement elsewhere.
When you wish to write a letter
home, you can get paper and en
velopes FREE at the "Gentlemen's
Resort," cor. St. Anthony and Kent.
PIONEER LODGE NO. 1, AND A.
M. meets first and third Monday in eacu
month at Union Hall, corner of Aurora
and Kent streets, at 8 00 L
Dillingham, W M.. W S. Archer,
3cy. 493 Carroll Ave.
Tuesday evening a very enjoyable
informal dansant was given at Union
Hall by the D. Y. W. K. Y. Club en
tertaining about 100 friends and rela
HOUSEWIVES, remember that to
day is the last day of the great
grocery sale at Mrs Solomon's Gro
cery, corner of St, Anthony Ave and
Kent St. N
Mrs Florence Cloak and Miss- Geor-
gio Miller will leave today for a visit
to Chicago thence Mrs. Cloak will go
to her foremr home, Springfield, O,
to visit relatives
There is a special School Election
today. Tb^re are three amendments
to be voted on. Vote "No" on
Amendment No, 1, and "Yes" on
Amendments 2 and 3
Miss Queen King Johnson of De
troit, Mich, arrived in the city this
week to make her home with her
aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. J.
Johnson, 863 Woodbndge St.
ANYONE who is thinking of buy
ing car new or used, can learn
and where a genuine bar
gain may be had by calling Cedar
5649 or Dale 2055. DO IT NOW.
HOUSEHOLD O RUTH NO. 653, G.
O of O meets the third Monday
in ea ch month at Union Hall, corner of
Aurora and Kent streets at 8 00 M.
Mrs Mary Mayo, M. N. G., Mrs
Carrie*E Lindsay, W R., 918 Wood
Ladies who desire anything in the
of hair work, will do well to call
on Mrs Lizzie Talbert Allen, No. 100
Park Place and Summit Ave. Prices
reasonable and satisfaction guaran
Mr. P. P. Phillips is now tihe chef
at Ware Bros Big Moon Cafe, 527
St. Peter street, and is demonstrating
his ability as a cook to the satisfac
tion of the patrons of this popular
NOTICEFor Madam C. J. Walk
er's Method of Hair Culture, for
Ladies also Waro for men. Apply
to Miss' Zilda Hightower, Resident
Work, 668 St. Anthony Ave., Tel.
Bishop L. J. Coppin, of 4th Epis
copal District, and Bishop A. J.
Carey of the 14th Episcopal District
ot the A. M. E. Church are in the
city on official business. They are
guests of Mr R. Morgan.
FOR SALEIdeal six-room house,
a mo dern, brand new furnace, 266
N. St. Albans street price $3,600
terms $100 down and $40 per month, I
including interest. Apply to Donald!
W. Taylor, 48 E. Fourth street.
Mr. and Mrs. J. L. James entertain
ed at 7 o'clock dinner Wednesday, in
honor of Mrs. Samuel Schuck of To
veVa, Kan. Covers were laid for 10.
Mr. and Mrs. James, formerly of Can
ada, are now residing at 495 Carroll.
Wholesale prices for woolens have
been so reduced lately that K. D.
Miller, the tailor, 429 University ave
nue, has cut his prices to the quick
for made to order suits and over
coats. Call to see him before placing
your order elsewhere.
Mrs. Annie Thomas Foster of Cov
ington, Ky., the noted singing evan
gelist, is in the city the guest of
Mrs. Geo. Duckett, 687 St. Anthony
Ave. She will hold meetings at St.
James church, beginning tomorrow,
for one week, and then at Pilgrim
church for one week.
Mrs. Susie Gordon, 687 St. Anthony
Ave, on last Sunday evening was
hostess at a 5-dSirse dinner in honor
of Messrs. R. P. Jackson and J. H.
'Warren. The floral decorations were
very beautiful and the dinner a speci
men of the highest culinary skill.
Covers were laid for seven.
Mrs. C. E. James and daughter, 632' in an effort to prolong her mother's
Central Ave., leave this evening for life. Surviving are her four children,
Chicago, where they will spend some Sadie E., Helen, William and Jose
time with Mr. James' sister, Mrs.
Robert Taylor Later they will visit
New York, Washington and Atlantic
City, returning home in the fall.
PUBLIC STENOGRAPHER Mrs.
Harriet E Williams, stenographer for
Atty. W. T. Francis, suite 329 Metro
politan Bank Building, corner Cedar
and Fifth Street, will do typewriting
for anyone desiring her services at
reasonable rates. Tel. Cedar 8948.
The Triangle Social Clu?b* will giv'e^ed
Thursday evening, June 2. George
full orchestra will
will be the club's
ball. Tickets 50c
Everybody cordially invited. David
Bridgeforth, general manager.
Mr. John Oliver, 490 St. Anthony
Ave., passed away Tuesday after a
long illness. Funeral services were
held from Simpson & Wills' Chapel
on Thursday at 2 p. m. and from
Pilgrim Baptist Church at 2:30 p.
under auspices of Perfect Ashlar
Lodge, F. & A. M. A wife and sonday
The old reliable and popular
WALLBLOM FURNITURE AND
CARPET HOUSE is preparing to en
large its present quarters so as to
occupy the entire building at the
corner of Jackson and Sixth streets.
They have a remodeling mark-down
sale now in progress. Go and take
advantage of it.
Mr. M. Love, proprietor of the Elk
Tailoring Co., 310 Rondo street, has
purchased the building next door to
his former place of business, No. 306
Rondo street, and is better than ever
prepared to supply the wants of his
daily increasing list of satisfied cus
toemrs. He invites old and new
patrons to call.
The gentlemen of the city, those
who have not noticed, are invited to
call and inspect the improvements
made in the Astoria Sanitarv System,
368 Wabasha, H. S. Sawyer, "Prop. A
special addition is a three-chair bar
bershop with expert artists to at
tend to your tonsorial needs. Call
in and give them a trial.
Mr. George Burnaugh, 522 St. An
thony Ave., who was badly injured in
a wreck on the Soo Line a few weeks
ago, has returned to his home from
St. Mary's hospital, Minneapolis and
is doing well as could be expected
under the circumstances. Mr. James
Birdeaux, who was injured at same
time, is still confined to the hospital.
The famous I. X. L. Playerjs, of
Minneapolis, that created such a fu
rore with their recent presentation of
the3-act comedy, "Facing the Music,"
will present it in St. Paul, under the
auspices of the Willing Workers Club
of St. James A. M. E. Church at the
Church Club, Dale and Portland, on
Wednesday evening, June 1. Admis
sion 50 cents.
The May Ball of Mu Chapter of
A'pha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Univer
sity of Minnesota, at Union Hall,
Wednesday night, was a very delight
ful function, and despite the ob
stacles interposed by Jupeter Pluvius
the young folks were present in
goodly numbers, full of pep and pul
chritude, and the ladies were very
"easy to look at."
Rev. J. Davis, of Decatur, 111.,
successor of Rev. J, A. Foster as pas
tor of Grace C. M. E. Church, cor
Rondo and Kent streets, has arrived
in the city with his wife. Rev. H.
Coggins, P. E of Chicago, arrived
in the city yesterday and will hold
quarterly conference at the church
Sunday at 11:00 a. m. and 7:30 m.
A business meeting will be held Mon
day evening at 7.30 o'clock.
Quite a number of people attended
the opening of J. J. Johnson's new
9 room house, 91 East 11th street,
Thursday of last week. Remarks
were made by Rev T. J. Carr, Rev.
E W. Gilles, Mr. B. L. White, Mes
dames George Duckett and William
Jackson After the speaking refresh
ments Were served Roams are now
leady for light housekeeping and
gentlemen roomers at reasonable
rates. Call in or call up Cedar 2462
THE DICKERSON COMBINED
SHOWS will be the leading features
at the CARINVAL and BAZAAR
that will be held at Wabasha St. and
College Ave, beginning Monday and
continuing until Saturday night. The
proprietor, Mr John A. Dickerson,
for years has had the distinction of
being the only colored proprietor of
such an aggregation of attractions.
He has just closed a week's engage
ment at Minneapolis and will have
even greater attractions than he had
Minneapolis So don't fail to go
and see what he offers, you can't help
The seventy-eighth annual thanks
giving services of the Odd Fellows
and auxiliary bodies were held at
Union Hall last Sunday afternoon,
the hall being completely packed. An
excellent parade through a portion of
the city preceded the exercises, which
included: Prayer, Dr H. P. Jones
anthem, Pilgrim choir recitation,
Wilmer Mayo Paper, "Our Workers,"
Mrs. Mary Love, P. M. N. Solo,
Mrs. Jos Harris, chaplain Paper,
"Odd Fellowship," C. H. Miller, P. G.
piano solo, Miss Thelma C. Wil
liams sermon, Rev. J. A. Foster, P.
N very fine anthem, Pilgrim
choir. A splendid offeringof was raise
occasion was very enjoy^
Mrs. Sadie Farr Johnson, widow
of William Johnson, 948 Union St
passed away Tuesday at 10 m. at
University hospital, after a 12 days'
stay there. Although her last illness
was short, Mrs. Johnson was always
of frail constitution and a sufferer
from heart trouble It was decided
that a few weeks' rest at hospital
would restore her to her normal con
dition, but she steadily grew worse
alter entering there, and on Tuesday
her daughter Helen submitted to an
operation, giving a quart of her blood
phine Johnson also her mother and
sister. Funeral serviecs occurred
from the family residence Friday at
2 m., conducted by Rev. W.
MME. FLORENCE COLE-TALBERT
The Wonderful Soprano Singer, She
Came, She Sang, She Captivated.
Everywoman Progressive Council is
entitled to the grateful thanks of
the people of the Twin Cities for
having brought into our midst the
wonderful soprano, Mme. Florence
Cole-Talbert of Detroit, Mich., and
who appeared in recital at St. James
A. M. E. Church last Thursday eve
ning before an audience that tested
the capacity of the church. Mme.
Talbert was delightful in every way:
looks, dress, grace, stage presence,
culture and voice, in fact with more
timbre, a sweeter, better trained,
more pleasing voice has never been
heard here. She rendered twelve
numebrs, which were so heartily ap
plauded that she graciously respond
with several hera reper
furnish.,I the music This +v IK cqua,_ j?aney, taaman, iteicnarat,
.ncluTnTsueencores, Sent utC
Bishop Dett, Burleigh, Dell'
Mrs. S. Scott, Lieurance and Verdi.
E. Hall was accompanist.
Miss Katherine Tandy read "An
Abandoned Elopement," and Mr. Sid
rey Williams rendered "Evensong,"
hy Fairclaugh, both numbers being
Mme. Talbert was the house guest
of Mrs. O. C. Hall during her visit
to the city.
She was also the special guest one
of Mrs. C. L. Sharp, 521 Rondo.
She was guest of honor of an auto
drive by Mrs. C. D. Jones.
She Tvas guest of honor at a break
fast given yesterday by Mrs. W. T.
Francis, 606 St. Anthony Ave. Other
geusts, Mesdames O. C. Hall, H. S
Brown, Horace Henderson and C. D.
She was guest of honor at dinner
given by Mrs. Harry S. Brown, 522
St Anthony Ave., yesterday after
She left for Chicago last night
much pleased with the people whom
she met and all were equally well
pleased with her.
Mail Service Examinations May 26.
Applicants for positions of watch
man and skilled laborer in the rail
way mail jpostoffice service will be
examined by the United States civil
seivice bureau May 26. The positions
pay $1,350* per year.
TEL, CEDAR 8!90
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Boat leaves at 8:30 sharp
SHIRTWAIST DANC E
Under the Auspices of
COMMITTEE OF ARRANGEMENTS
Irma Reed, Chairman
Lillian Hamilton, Ovetta Sayles, Bessie Roberts,
Colysta McConnell, Lezar Claibourne, Ev a Glass,
ADMISSION 50 CENTS
Let'sGo! WeAreTheFirstDownTheRiver! Let'sGo!
ON THE BEAUTIFUL STEAMER
All Twin City Shriners will be there to wel-
come you. Refreshments galore and a good
time is guaranteed everyone.
MUSIC BY MOORE'S FULL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
Four Big American Brown Buses will be at the
dock at the return of the boat to take care
of our Minneapolis patrons.
BIG NAY FAIR
5B IG NIGHT S5
Under Auspices of Auxiliary Clubs of
Cor. Rice and Fuller Streets
MAY 23 MAY24 MAY25 MAY26 MAY 27
Admission Free Except Friday May 27th
MONDAYChristian Culture Club, Miss Margaret Johnson, Pres.
Chprus Singing Guessing Contest, Mrs. E. Hudson, Directress
TUESDAYBusy Bee Club, Mrs. Edw. Williams, Pres.
Miss Daisy McMillan, of Kansas City, Mo.
Mrs. Genevieve Douglass, St. Paul, Soloists.
WEDNESDAYTwilight Circle, Mrs. Ida Adams, Pres.
Country' StoreSpecial Lunch.
THURSDAYEver Ready Club CHARADE
FRIDAY Willing Workers' Club, Mrs. Edw. Robinson, Pres.
Special Grand May Fair Musical
-Under Direction of Mrs. Irene Bannister.
Tickets 25 Cents.
ELEGANT REFRESHMENTS EVERY NIGHT
Mrs. T. J. Carr, General Manager.-
filer 1 3
Corner Kent S and Aurora Ave.
DECORATION EVE., MONDAY MAY 30
GOOD MUSIC BY HEDGES JAZZ ORCHESTRA
FEZZAN TEMPLE NO. 26
WILL GIVB THE FIRST BIG
Moonlight Boat Excursion
O THE SEASON O N
Thursday Eve., June2
Tickets 75 cents
Hie h, 1
TRI STATE 23 262
N, W. CEDAR 6245
4 0 E. THIRD ST
$7 to $12
IF YOU ARE PARTICULAR ABOUT YOUR CLOTHES
CALL CEDAR 5764
519 WABASHA ST.
Dry Cleaning, Pressing, Dyeing
and General Repairing
O EVERYTHING YOU WEAR NO MATTER WHAT IT IS
OUR AUTO SERVICE COVERS THE CITY
WHEN IN THE TWIN CITIES DON'T FAIL TO VISIT
HOTEL, CAFE AND POOL ROOM
HEADQUARTERS FOR RAILROAD AND
x THEATRICAL FOLK
N. W. CEDAR 9088
A N ~jjjj^7LEE.
A GIFT ELECTRICAL
W are sure would
Make it Reading- Lamp, Vacuum Cleaner
or anything Electrical
WE HAVE IT
W will make delivery any date
Minnesota Chandelier Co.
369 Jackson Street
A SIXTH 400 ROBERTiST. RYAN HOTEL
TEL. FOREST 7787 "WE CALL AND DELIVER
K. D. MILLER
REMODELING, CLEANING AND "PRESSING
LADIES WORK A SPECIALTY
*29 XTKIVEJRSITX ATE. S T. PAUL, MINN.
665 UNIVERSITY AVE. TEL. ELKHURST 2956
CLARENCE A SCHtJCK. HUGH W SCHUCK.
IF YOU WISH TO BUY OR SELL WE SHALL
BE PLEASED TO RENDER YOU WHATEVER
ASTORIA SANITARY i- SYSTEM
CLEANING REPAIRING PRESSING
Near Fifth Street
We Gall and Deliver
8 SAWYER, PROP. SAINT PAXJti
TEL SUMMIT 2450
First Class Staple and Fancy Groceries
Vegetables, Fruits, Confectionery, Ice
Cream Cigars, Tobacco, Cigarettes.
Strictly Cash and Carry System
558 St. Anthony Saint Paul
TEL. CEDAR. 8081
339 WABASHA ST.
TJP-TOW N SANITARY SHOP
OWEN HOWILL, MANAGER
OENTS SUITS DRY
They\are now $15
STEEL. PLANT LOTS
Dyed&Shined LaundryAgent Hats Gleaned
LADIES SUITS DRY
ST. PATH,. MINN.
THIS IS THE MAM
KNOWN A S