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WEDKTlIBmtT, NOVEMBER 8, 1918.
J t THE Mf lining WORLD,
I :A MILUQN IN BROADWAY JL
PARADE WITH KING NOISE ilk.
f AS THEY WATCH RETURNS
Greatest Crowd, Joyous in the Carni
val of Victory, Whoops It Up
in Streets, Theatres, Hotels
New Tork last nlirht took Its hat 1 to Woodrnw Wllion And gave a
cheer for the next President of the United States that wan heard all tho
way round the world. Thousands, tens of thousands of proplo crowded
the squares and streets where returns of the election were displayed. Thou
sands heard the nowa In cafes, In theatres, In hotels. In cheaper places of
amusement. A million people passed In review along upper llroadway. It
was one of New York's most wouderful nights.
Karlj In the evening white shafts ot
light pteroed the heavens frnm a score
of pinnacles. Ths flashes meant that
Wlson was elected. K-irlter than the
flMhes the tvds or ", i t- hsd set In
ward rha bulletin boards, toward th.
news centres. The great a waa flow
lac Into Broadway. The trlhutarlei ot
tho main artery emptier! their streams.
Hi aea ebbed and flowed.
It was the greatest crowd and the best
nsmirrd crowd that ever ewlrld and
Mled about the corners anl eroaalags
of Broawsy In the memory of the oldest
mam bar of the Traffic fl'iuad. Tho Ninse
Maker wrre out In flylnc squadrons.
Tfley wore out in belloirtnit battalions.
Ttiey wars armed wltli bugles and oow
baUa, with rattlers and fish noma. They
made noises Ilka sawmills, Ilka foun
dries. They would have, smothered the
sounds of war with the Bulgars ami
Servians sweeping down upon the Turks
King Nolae waa on his throne.
PEOPLE STACKED LIKE SHIN
GLES, PACKED LIKE SARDINES.
Before 7 o'clock Times HipMr. wan
laenmed. From rorty-aecoiHl street to
wny-rourth the people were stacked
I'-ke shins! Down at Herald 8qunra
taey Were parked Uks sardines. They
held eacth other In place, ulth br.ath.ng
epacs at a prom I urn Down llroadway,
on tits West side, (lis crowds moved
long, were pushed along, with the din
of tin horns In their sirs and ticklers
and shakers In their fares. The ticklers
Were made of feathers, the shakers of
tissue paper, formed like feather dusters.
Automobiles wUh their sh'nlng lights
looked like ships In thj Bight mnkltig
Shalr way tlirourh the human 8M. They
came In fleets, two abreast, loaded
down with the heuuty, the youth and
the wealth of New York. Not thaAtmst
wonder of the wonderful Bight wSIb.
way In which the Kasollne m.'.ij era
Piloted by the police. Oliily line fluent
police force In the world onld have
handled the outos. the oars und Ihi
great crowd in the manner tiny wer.
I, undo 0 They formal poiies fence.!
around Mie cruwda whk-li Interred 1j
read an cheer before the gulls tin
boards. Tiirv stood between the crow I."
war crowded there, too, the vlolntty
of the "returns" screens was jammed.
AH the way down on both sides of tho
city It was tht same. Col win oura Circle
waa transformed tnto a city Itself.
Thousands upon thousands were gath
ered there. They looked at the returns,
i i l the music of the band and wan
la red on to flow Into ulte llroadway
It was almost a terrible thing to get
nto chut cnr.ih along Broadway. Oat
out of It .' Try It! Once launched Into
that human ocean you went down with
the tide until you reached Twenty-third
street, past the dense mob at Herald
.ii..io Willi Upturned faces, poet more
i rowds gaslng skyward, past show
.mimes lih notices to you that the re
turns would be read to you Inside, until
the ' ou spread out Into the open ot
Madison Square. Along Mie route win
dows high up in the air wars peopled
and it was almost as great a eight to
.. up as to guao down.
In Madison Square It seemed hardly
losslble that one was still in the same
city. Where the crowds came from
jeetned to rest with til '.a nv!ral workers
There they were, Just ths stune ss in
Timet) tkjuare and HtraJjd Square. There
with the noise, the shouts, ttie tin
whistles, the tinhorns, the rattlers and
cowbells. The noise was swelled wllh
the honk, honk and aoul-rcpelllng, stom
aoh reaching sirens of ths automobiles.
Crowds went down that way and viewed
t'ho mura from tin: tops ot l'Ufth eveuuc
buses. The movl ig heads looked like
tabbing corks in a gre:it sea.
EVERY ONE KNEW EVERY ONE
ELSE IN THAT CROWD.
As on upper llroadway. It was u car
nival crowd. With confetti they show
ered one another. They tickled the un
suspecting with ticklers and shakerr.
They lauirhed and shouted and cheered
with greatest good nature. Btranjvors
made fire as wish family reunions.
I'retly ftiii wrre tickled and sli.ik.rud,
aiifl they turned right arouad and shak
ered and tickled bark and with merry
laughter went Joying on their way.
one serious minded man, nwiybe a
locker of Talt, waa gazing thoughtfully
stywurd at Hie announcement that Wil
son had carried tho country. A pretty,
laughing girl tickled his nose and h
looked mad enough to eat her. He
Klu;. d and didn't laugh, (she made a
'(ace at him and everybody laughed
What did she oare? Her r 'nrt weighed
enough for two.
Crowds, crowds, crowds' More people
at TJnlon Square More, more down at
Washington Kqmire And nolso every
where. Fourteenth etret Is Hie BlPStV
way of the emit side and tho east side
was there Men and worn, n. Iioys and
girls, children In arms, t.xbes In car
riages and DafO rrallBS und (lyps rnc
Hlood In the einlrryo. Tinhorns, cow
bells, rattlers. Horns tbst piped a trehlo
cleff, horns that VOlOSd the cannon s
roar. There were a minion iu. .aaaa.
were swioie tough ones.
ONCE IN A WHILE THERE WAS
One young fellow got Into a gang.
They tickled him and blew Beams in ni
face and ears. He blow bank, in a
minute there was a locking of horns
and a clashing of BM tal. A punch and
another, a smash with a born on use
koko and anotber. Thero was a rush
and the Ind landed some hot ones and
got out of It with n broken born, a torn
collar and minus a hat, which was con
sidered a nilraa'iilniis escape.
Tammany Hall Is down on Four
teenth street. They were getting the re
turns there over four wires. The big hull
upstairs was open for the followers of
Tammany and their wives and children
ind .we,thearts. The balcony and gal
leries were crowded with men
.... .t children. From the
reil returns. They still love the Colonel
down there, for Mine Host Hohwarti
claims that UHlS Hungary made him.
When he was t'olice Commltelonsr
Tloosevelt found tie wsv Into lylttle
IfunSaff, The pe ple on th cast side
hstsjd him He mM some of the leaders
Slid thro'igh them became an Idol there
He paid a vl-lt there ns OaVSjflMf end
! joke there whin running for I'rcSI
drnt. He ni ide a visit there as I'resl
tmt. His pl'ture and those of Wilson
and Taft h ni on the wall They cheered
tor him Inst nlirht when thev could, but
the diners were strong for Wilson. I
'The Bowery, the llowery " The
llroadway of ancient days heard the
news. Heard It early and was cela
hratlng They had horns, tin horns and
liquid horns They knsw Wilson down
there. Sure' They knew nig Tim Sul
livan, ton Hooray for Wilson, sure
winner, fining to buy? WhatT
THEATRE CROWDS JOIN IN THE
When the thestre crowds were emptied
Into Broadway it was like a streak of
light breaking through a dark cloud.
The gowns of the women, the shimmer
of throats, the blaze of jewels and dis
play of discreet hosiery melted Into the
crowd like p!ece fitting Into a mosaic.
Beautiful women, adorned wllh wealth's
offerings, had shakers brush their faces
und ticklers tickle thetr noses. Did they
get msd' It would have done a let of
good. Hut they didn't. They laughed
nnda.ade merry with tho carnival spirit
They arlei into walling automobiles,
pNtiiem were read to
was slippery from the last dance. Saw
dust bad 1een thrown over the fh-or and
the irlds skipped and danced and skated.
They M horns and rattd rattlers
Tammanv Is good to ne
Down In the room wnero i"
ere ticking the glories of the party In
tbe victory of Wilson ami nmi,
f-harles V. Murphy sat. Captains and
lieutenants of districts ano minor .rub
ers were gathered about him. Sot a
word has Mr. Mnrphv had to ay about
tbe campaign. Jle made no prcuicuone
but sat tight. He looked eeren. iai
nlgbt. but was srtlll the Sphynx.
How do you fsel about the result."
Mr Murphy T" he was asked.
"Not a word," he said, "until later."
EAST SIDE OETS RETURNS UL
LITINED IN YIDDISH.
Along the avenues on the ssst side'
and down the cross streets and along
the side streets were more men and
women and ohlldren. They were getting I
the returns down there as thsy were on
Broacswey nnn in now nr,.i.wr.,u
pinnae. In Houston street end down Bid- :
i . a , ., , ,,,,i i. M.l Rauw ana Allen I
riosie wiu i
hives of people were turning out. Tho
fruit carts nt the ed of the aldewalks
were begl inlng to feel 1!ie benefit of tho j
new prosperity. The Yiddish movie were
reeling the returns In Yiddish. The;
Warbrlt got out an extra In Yiddish and I
It looked nil for Wilson.
In Little Hungary, once so deer to Col
Rooeevelt, the tables were crowded, and
between the turns In the cabaret they
Showered with confetti and were
whisked away to Sherry's or Martin's,
the Astor or Knickerbocker, ths Wal
dorf or Delmonlro's.
Tables had beea spoken for In the
Knickerbocker six months before. The
flower room, the main dining room and
the grill were filled. The Aartor w
crowded. Martin's had all five floors
filled. F.verywhere tho returns were
read Everywhere soft lights shone upon
beautiful faens and ba ks and shoulders,
Eyea sparkled, glass-, clinked and music
furnished further charm to make tho
night, the time and the place divine.
The cafes and hotels with their cabaret
shows formed another feature of New
York's wonderful nlirht. The women
tried to follow the men In their dlsserto
tlons on politics and wanted to know
Who Mr. Wilson was nnd when Boosevelt
that run ahead of all
other "hat tickets"
make a "landslide"
every season in favor of
Derbies and Soft Hata, $3 h $4
W4f tlTJf urtlf Wfl -JWf UW'lWMf sWV'tPftY
A Special Sale of I
Evening Gowns and Wraps
AT GREATLY REDUCED PRICES
Original Models from Poiret,
Paquin, Callot, etc., value
$100 to ?5,s gALE fQ 275
A number of MODEL SUITS
at real bargain prices, some
as low as $35. FRENCH HA TS $10
330 Fifth Ave.,
was golnt to lie President. The girls
were Interested In the majorities and
tried to grasp the distinction between
Itirm and pint slltles One bright girl in
Mnrtln's found the answer
TEDDY HOLDS THE CROWD'S
LOYALTY TO THE LAST.
"I know," she cried. "I haven't yet
attained my majority and Maria over
there Is In her pluralities."
Which was considered a great Joke In
Martin's and there was merry laughter
and more music and more w-lne
Out In the open they were still count
ing the returns. A telegram waa read
frnm the Colonel congratulating Oot.
Wilson. It was received by tbe crowds
with cheers Teddy still had the crowd
with him. Another wire was read from
meat Straus and to him was given
a royal -tribute by the crowd. A crowd
of kids with. horns and labels In their
hats: "I Told Toti' So," Wandered up
llroadway. The man with ths magic
lantern said "good night" on the screen.
The crowd went homeward, leaving
Broadway to its merry devotees sUO
lingering In the cafes and the hotels.
"It waa the greatest crowd I ssssr
saw on Broadway," said Tapt, John
O'Rrlen at Broadway and Forty-second
street, "and the best natured
that erer helved tbe Traffio
Its duty. A million to tho crowd U
conservative estimate, I should wmf." E
nad 10 Teat-Orea-rmndchlldre.
RMZABEWH, N. J., Nov. l-Mr
Elisabeth Beck, aged ninety-nine, dial
yesterday at her home In Weatfleld 41
the result ot a fail. Sha Is survived by
three ohlldren, twenty grandchildren,
rjhlrty-seren great-grandchildren and
tea iTeat-great-gramlcblldren. Mrs
Beck came to this country from England
with her husband and the sailing ship
ea which she waa a paasenger was
wreaked. She waa one of the tew
fans JJU riirn Ave., New York
ft at bm Ntreet. M
pay you to
and danger. And n'.l the .iiit.uiibllcs
'end taHa und IsJHUStaag In ths world
seaMd pausing own llroadway,
The (Jreat Won.- w.i Kar.sh
In the streams of tile se.ircti UaThtf and
ti . Hhten of lite bulletin screena The
Ureat Whlt. Way w..s to have lis way
later. Its sSMdysg wars bOUSi i In (he
theatres. Joying In mim e life, .a' k ng
In rosy lights, being lulled b,v swtci
music. But thi if were aa unxious lor
the returns as any of thOSS totting the
pavements and rulssarlni , ths screen,
The n turna Were be nt: read from On
stage. The lomedy gnd ,r i Og of in Imp.'
life wis a mere In. I ti at la the punu
fama of n si life last n
AEROPLANE THE THING TO SEE
THE WHOLt SHOW.
'i'ltnea Square was enly one resting
place In vw York for the sJajlitBSSfS,
An aasrsplaas irai t pcgsl of taBtaars
from which to see the c.ty and to mai
vsl at It greaiueva. In Iho Bronx and
in lla .a, masses of human moviog
sstures vr la uiotiou. 'lSv sussts
Hang Up Your
!irn not in use kirn thru.
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iu nil tbl VMI ib-tfi it .n them.
e nre mien "ii i tn i he way von
treat yuiir huotH, lor there' im
oi prtiMiiK in ou tiir line wenriii
qiuility if lluti - Mark Hoot uiilti
yoil'll tnke proper t atre . I tin in. It'
1 . i '. r . 1 1 .: to ti (netnry to huvr Um.1
fruit if it-, hr it hihori ile.oitroyeil
ftbllMs ilioh ni eH'ni - hurnyuril di
milk or gftftM OB them or diyiuj; them
hy tin fire or in the sun when not in tie.
lluti Hark ttutt r Huntu
nr i nt hM wo kn.'W h"v
t jnak. Ii Im i the Mini
tinnl' ttir ih wnrU yiu
i ,ui it- m in-m, i! iv tin m
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STORE FOR WOMEN
Eotrythlng for Women Ready to Wear and for Personal Use.
Women's $3 & $4
Shoes and Slippers
inn ireutm. tn
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ou i: to (luil 1
till- 11 U III! .lIlMlh
the mm a mil in , Th
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"Piny you, writ
II i Kulitirr
ljital'lisJiLsJ 1 h S3,
These shoes came to us from two of the lead
ing shoe manufacturers in the country, who on
account of the backward season sold to us at a
very low price in order to unload.
There tire eighteen styles of high shoes in but
ton and lace, and in nil the leading materials; nine
styles of slippers suitable for evening wear.
These shoes come in all sizes and widths.
Among them arc patent leather button and lace
shoes with kid or cloth tops; calfskin button and
lace shoes with kid or cloth tops. Tan button
Styles all of this season's designs, mostly
with willed soles, fairly narrow toes, and high
Cuban heels. Among these are some of the short vaniD shoes that
Miihlt rs have been known for.
The slippers come in kid and satin. All havehand-turned soles.
$5.00 Shoes at $2.95
I foP III
These are ns goru r.s any $5.00 shoe to be found anywhere,
and the styles are perhaps n little better tl.an the average $5.00
shot s. We have these lh r.oft dull black call, kin, ttn caifskin and
patent leather. All sizes :ind widths.
Women's 60c Rubber Good quality storm
in the popular styles to fit over your shoes.
Women 'a Imported Turkish Slippers with tin
sel embroidery in all colors at
Mahlers is the only
store, so far as we know,
in this country, which
caters exclusively to
Though not quite a
month old, this store has
demonstrated its power
in value giving.
The man who con
ducted the biggest shoe
departments in the
largest stores throughout
the country is responsible
for this important shoe
sale. The salespeople
here have served the best
and largest trade in the
biggest storesof thiscity
their faces will be familiav
Have you seen our
"Negligee Floor" it's a
place where women may
buy their most intimate
apparel in absolute pri
vacy. Hear about that won
derful sale of $15 to Si 5
im end ostrich trimmed
hats at $7.50?
Your Money's Worth
or Your Money Back
Keep .Your 1 Piano
v and attach a
the Player that plays any piano from any distance
It is unnecessary for you to sacrifice your piano for
small allowance on a player piano.
You can attach a Tel-Electric without removing your
piano from your home. It does not obstruct the keyboard or
in any way alter the appr trance of the piano and may remain
at a distance even when being played.
The Tel-Electric Piano Player requires no pumping, and
plays either without your assistance or under your absolute
It gives you your favorite music under the most
ideal conditions. It furnishes you with enjoyment
THE TEL-ELECTRIC CO.
299 Fifth Ave., Cor. 31st St.
Price $350. Coafenient Terjus
If gen cannot mil send far
97c f..r tine U Fumed Oak
'Library Tables. Uks de
sign, splendidly made und finished
OPEN SAT. EVENINGS
No Connection With Any Other Store
ULDwl5i A H N
144-146 WI2S St. near 7t-"AV
Sensational NO DEPOSIT Sale!
Our magnificent and gigantic displays of
the Beit Grand Rapids Furniture, Beds,
Rugs, Go-Carts, await your choosing here
this week in any amount up to
Without a Dollar
NOT a dollar in cash necessary! Nothing but your promise to pay and only fin
assurance that your name is worthy of credit entitle you to a free and welcome
participation in tlm, the greatest, most liberal and most astounding credit
offering ever made by any reputable concern in America I
5AA For 10.00
Couches, like assies,
in plain green denim, lined
interior. iith pitwws,
Genuine Leather Slip Seat $4 Early
English Dining Chairs, high, finely shaped
backs, fine real leather slip seats; full box 4j QQ
base, shaped logs, square rungs, etc.; only . . . ! oO
These Fine M 1A
Enamel Beds Is 1 9
these White Ens
Beds, high grade,
brass cross rail:
Rugs, Etc., Greatly Reduced
Velvet Carpets, fine hall and stair patterns, all wool;
value $1.10; per yard
Asmtnster Carpets, hamlsomr, rich patterns;
extru heavy grades; values $1,11 toll.lO, (Jgg
kxmtnster Rage, nH ins., rtfU f Qfi
lsrly B IstfO
A minster Hall Runners, fine Orients)
designs; 3 ft. ttx9 ft.; regularly g(J
Seamless Velvet Rugs, deep nils) ssosp-
tinnally line iloigns; (1x9 R. regularly Q 7C
Blgelow Electra Axmlnster Runs, ss
reptinnally fine nuality, extra deep pile; 9xtt
ft.; regularly SS7, each 134.18; 8 ft.
8x10 ft. ft; regularly $8 I.
High - Grade Blrds
ey Maple Dressers
und OilUonleres, !
lisicn: uiossivr. beauti
fully built pieces, typify
ing tbe finest construc
ting with fine French
bevel mirrors, roll
swell bases, carv
claw feet, etc.
sstCMf- or c
solid golden oak,
French bevel AO
U Dressers; solid
golden oak, French O OA
bevel mirror O.tfU
112 Chiffoniers; solid
golden oak, 1 rem h
888 High Grade
SRSBiscsa, use uesign. finest
graoe, very rioseiy woveri
reed body and lun,
2JQ For Patent
Sifters, like design, best
made, sifts quickly and