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THE EVENING WORLD, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 1913.
Tomorrow-The LAST DAY of
February Furniture Sale
With Many New Pieces at HALF PRICE
Here is an entirely new list of Half-Price Furniture that will make tomorrow
stand out as one of the mast important days of the February Sale.
The last day to buy the Furniture you need at such splendid savings.
Much of the artistic MISSION FURNITURE, in the special showing on the
Eighth floor, has its prices cut squarelv in two.
A fine grovfp of BRASS BEDSTEADS in artistic new designs, at half price.
ODD PIECES, as well as SUITES for living-room, library and parlor, many of
superb foreign workmanship at half price.
And, while not everything in the Sale is reduced by 50 per cent., many prices
are newly adjusted to show savings of 33 1 $ per cent, or more.
Plan to come early, to get the utmost advantage from these final half-price
offerings, which you must remember are based on the OLD LOW PRICES which
prevailed before January 1st, 1913.
Beautiful Suites and Single Pieces
Two-piece William and Mary Library Suite, uphold torod
In green mohair, mahogany frames, reg. $180, now $90.
Imported Settee, with loose cushion seat and three pil
low hacks. Regularly $315, now $157. SO.
Three-piece brown oak Library Set, upholstered seats,
covered in tapestry, with cane panel backs. Regularly
ji.i.-i, now $07.00.
Reg. Now Reg. Now
$40 $30 $.10 $1$
$27 $18.60 $20 $10
$27 $18.60 $22 $11
$16 $8 $10 $6
$22 $11 $14 $7
$14 $7 $7 $3.60
$ S:t4 $17
$32 $10 $28 $14
$27 $13.60 $20 $10
Two-piece antiqup mahogany Lihraay Suite, settee and
arm chair, all-over upholstered, covered in tapestry. Reg
ularly $136, now $67.60.
Rocking Chair, wood frame, upholstered seat and back,
covered in green velour. Regularly $30 now $16.
Library Arm Chair, wood frame, upholstered seat cov
ered in tapestry. Regularly $23, now $11.60.
Three-piece Chippendale Suite, spring seats, covered
in wine colored damask. Regularly $750, now $376.
Three-piece Kmpire Parlor Suite, settee, arm chair and
tide chair. Regularly $160, now $80.
Imported Library Arm Chair, all over upholstered.
Regularly $19f.; now $97.60.
All over Upholstered Arm Chairs, spring seat, tufted
baric. Regularly $110; now $66.
Club Arm Chain, all over upholstered, covered in
velour. Regularly $60; now $80.
Two-piece Imported Library Suite, all over upholstered,
covered in tapestry. Regularly $350; now $176.
Two-piece Library Suite, mahogany frames, spring
eats covered in red mohair. Regularly $137; now $68.60.
Revolving Arm Chain, all upholstered, loose cushion
seat, covered in tapestry. Regularly $80; now $40.
Three-olece Library Suite, William and Mar' style, all
over upholstered in wine-colored damask. Regularly
$545; now $272.60.
Two-piece Library Suite, loose cushion pillow seat.
Regularly $180; now $90.
.Settees, mahogany frame, spring seat and back with
oxidiavd nails all around. Regularly $290; now $146,
Imported Chippendale Arm Chair, curved legs and
arms, teat and back upholstered and covered in wine
colored damask. Regularly $225; now $112.60.
Fireside Settees, imported, high back, all over uphol
stered, covered in green damask. Regularly $225; now
Mahogany Frame Divans, upholstered spring seat
covered in tapestry. Regularly $160; now $80.
Three-piece Gilt Frame Parlor Suite, covered in blue
damask. Regularly $140; now $70.
Settees, curved back, upholstered spring seat, covered
in red damask. Regularly $80; now $40.
Mahogany Arm Chairs, upholstered seat with cane
panel in buck. Regularly $27; now $13.60.
Settees to match. Regularly $42; now $21.
Women's New Long Gloves
Just From France Low-Priced
From our own glove manufacturer in Grenoble
comes a Spring shipment of Mousquetaire Glace
Gloves. They are made of soft, pliable skins that will
wear and clean well; have full-cut arms and are in full
16-button Itngtbi in white, bla-k or tan, with "Cleopatra"
buttons oV clasps. At 2 a pair, re gularly $2.60.
20-button length, in white, with "Cleopatra" buttons. At
$2.60 a pair, regularly 3.
Short White Doeskin Gloves, 86c Pair
Smart, comfortable and most economical, because they wash
beautifully. One-clasp Gloves that will Dear comparison with
the usual $1 quality. Main Floor
Thousands of Practical, Well-made
For housekeepers, artists
and craftswomen for these
are the famous tailored
Aprons from the Washable
Garment Company, whose
entire stock we recently
figured and dotted per
cales in white-and-blue or
35c, 46c, 66c and 76c
Aprons on the Main
and Second Floors.
16c, 18c, 26c and 30c
Aprons on the Subwa
will be closed out to
$2 .95, $3.95
robes, for they are in
pretty light and dark
colors some are har
monized, while the all
over or border designs of
others are in white.
Nearly all are trimmed
New Ideas tn
Serge and Eponge Dresses
forlV omen $18.50 to $55
A bow of wide Hercules braid at the
bark of the messaline girdle is a small
detail, but one that helps to give chic
and individuality to the model illus
trated. Indeed, the hape of every little
crystal or crocheted button was as care
fully considered by the designers, as were
the shapes of the dainty embroidered
batiste collars for these Dresses de
pend upon the perfectness of detail for
Those of serge are in navy and black.
All the striped and plain Eponge Dresses
are in cafe au lait, several new shades of
blue and brown; also in black. Besides,
smart black-and-white checked wor
steds. The New Tailored Suits that
are arriving every hour are
conservatively priced at $2$
to $155. Third Floor
Five Leading Spirits In
The Sale of Colored Wash Goods
The women have been so keen about the offerings in this
Annual Spring Sale of Colored Wash Fabrics that the event has
set a new mark for selling. It is providing the material for many
a charming dress, that will grace the country club, the casino, or
the boardwalk this Summer, at very welcome savings. Five
$1.25 Imported Voiles and Marquisettes, 48c Yard
One English; the other French. Charming designs, on white ami colored
grounds. Sheer weave. 44 inches wide.
40c Silk-and-Cotton Crepes, 25c Yard
Many good Summer colorings in this fabric that need no ironing.
38c Silk-and-Cotton Jacquard Pongees, 26c Yard
In rather rough weave, ith charming self-colored designs, in a variety of
60c and 60c Silk-and-Cotton Fabrics, 38c Yard
Striped Tub Silk-and-Cottons, plain Pongees, and one with handsome
diamond dots; 36 to 46 inches; fine colorings.
25c Irish Dimity, 14c Yard
Delicate color printings, in floral designs; done in Belfast on finely woven
dimity. Second floor
$1.50 to $3.95
are so modish that women
will be clad to wear them
alone the beach and for
the less important shop-
)inc expeditions on de
irhtful Summer morn
ings. j Lawns, ginghams,
ftercales and cotton voiles
n crisp and pretty colors
others trimmed witb the
bandings and buttons of
the demi-tailored cate
gory. 2nd Floor
Tomorrow, Last Day of the
February Picture Framing Sale
This fine opportunity to have your framing done ends
with the month. You can choose from our whole stock of
over 2,500 styles of Picture Mouldings, at
40 Less than Regular Prices
Including the cost of glass, labor, mats, etc.
Also a February reduction of 25 per cent, on the prices of
all our Stock Frames, of which our collection is one of the
best in the city. Sixth Floor
Women's $5 Shoes
In Three Styles at $3.75
Part of a special purchase of Shoes equal in every
way to the regular Gimbel $5 grade, which we are able
to sell for one-quarter less.
On a graceful, well-fitting last with high arch and Cuban
In patent leather, button with kid tops.
Or with cloth tops, buttoned wii'i patent leather foxing.
Or with kid tops, buttoned and gun-metal foxing.
All sizes and widths, at $3.75 a pair. Second Floor
Special Hair Goods Offerings
In the Coiffure Salons may always be found the latest de
velopments in aids to fashionable hair dressing, among them
the new "Parisian Wave," for the hack of the head, water
waved to make it keep in curl for several weeks. In usual
shades, at $3.50, $4.50 and $6.60; in gray shades, at $5.60 and
$7.60. Of German h:iir, special at $2.60 and $3.50.
TRANSFORMATIONS, Jl-iiuh all-around, of 14-inch naturally curly
hair, In usu; I ihadati $7.60, regularly $10 Another grade, at $4.60, regu
SWITCHES, naturally wavy, 24-inoh, af 3.60, usually $5.
GRAY SV.'ITCHES, 20-inch, of fine wavy hair $4.60, usually $7.60.
Main Floor, Rear Balcony
Gimbel Longcloths & Nainsooks
These splendid Cloths made in the favorite chamois finish
especially for GIMBELS, are in great demand just now for
children's dresses, and women's and children's Summer under
wear. Neatly banded in 12-yd lengths, 36 and 45 inches wide.
LonfcloVhs, :il $1, $1.25, $1.50, $1.76 to $3 apiece.
Baby Nainsook, smooth finish, 8o-ln. special at $1.36 a piece, regularly $2.
Nslnsook, at $1.60, $1.76, $2 to $3 a piece. Second floor
Moire Velvet Ribbon, the
favorite of the season for
millinery purposes; also for
trimmings and girdles.
Eight inches wide, in Nell
Rose, Empire green, gold,
Alice blue, and king's blue.
Remarkable at the speck:!
price of 95c yard.
Warp-printed Ribbons with
satin edges, In dark changeabli
effects, 5:,4-inch, 36c and 46c
Satin-finished Mfigajllne and
plain Taffeta Ribbon, many
colors, 5'i and 5: i-inch, 18c
yard; regularly 2ac.
Satin dotted Wash Ribbon,
in pink, light blue and white.
No. 1, 15c piece; N'o. 1 J 2, 22c
piece; No. 2, 28c piece; No. 8,
38c piece; N'o. 5, 56c piece.
Also a group of BOUDOIR
CAPS, Of fine White net, chif
fon lined and charmingly
trimmed with ribbon bows,
60c, 76c and $1
ea. though thev
sell for half as
Special Prices Now On
Window Shades to Order
This announcement is intended to keep our manufacturing
staff busy for the next couple of months. It will interest hotels,
apartment houses aud office buildings, as well as private resi
dences. Briefly, we propose to make to your order, Window Shades,
for which materials are selected from our splendid stock of for
eign and domestic shade materials, FOR LITTLE MORE
THAN ACTUAL MANUFACTURING COST, and shall be
glad to submit samples and make estimates, for any quantity
These Shades Ready Made Special
Of Sunfast Holland, in all colors, except blue and green.
36x72 inches, plain sides, complete at 50c each.
Of Domestic Holland, fine quality, in white, ecru, olive and
dark green, 36x72 inches, complete at 36c each Sixth Floor
"Domestic" Sewing Machines
At $23 For Spring Sewing
All the excellences that have made the "Domestic" famous
for half a century are in these fine machines. The head has the
"Domestic" patent tension, self-threading needle bar, a special
automatic tension and controller for chain stitch and the wonder
ful LOOPER WHICH SEWS EITHER LOCK OR CHAIN'
STITCH AT WILL.
We offer these Machines at the
low price of $22, with the further
onvenience of EASY PAY
MENTS $2 Cash, the Balance
No extras or interest payments of any
kind. We will ship the Machine, freight
prepaid, to your nearest railroad atation,
if within our oOO-mue limit or
to your home, if you live on one
of our w agon routes. 481
These Machines are guaranteed for
FIVE years, both by GIMUELS and the
pQimitMl Sewing Machine Company.
Payments on these Machines may le
made either in person at the Store or by
mail, at your convenience.
Call, telephone or write for catalogue.
Other Domestic Machines
$30, $35, $45, $50 and $55
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MARCH will be a most Interesting month
at (UMBELS for housekeepers actual
For there begin, on Saturday next,
The Great March Sales of
China, Crystals, Art Wares,
Lamps and Housefurnishings
with more worth seeing, and worth coming
for, than ever before in the history of this
Tomorrow turning's tinr.ipa.prrs trill apprise you of
the full drtails.
The GIMBEL MONTH-END SALE
In the SUBWA Y STORE
TODAY (THURSDAY) AND FRIDAY
Splendid nnd convincing examples of Month-End Sale under-pricing will he found in every
item offered. Again we draw your attention to the LAW OF THE MONTH-END SALE,
which all of these items have not only come uilhitt. hut for which they are more than ordinarily
THI LAW OF THE MONTH-END SALE .'"WAim aJvntisrJ mutt he dtcidtily under.
prur, and ntrvthing mint If materially lover
in price than it u( previously btt durint tin' month. t.w though it h.n (WM rtdiuid in prut tefnre.
Women's Spring Sample Suits
500 $15 to $25 Models at $10.75 Each
Serge, Satin and Whipcord Suits, all lined with peau de cygne. Most of these are strictly
tailored, other! are trimmed models with large shawl-collar effect, some turned down with braid.
Every garment this season's latest styles.
Men's $12.50 and $15 Suits & Overcoats, $7.50
The SUITS are all-wool, in the three-button sack-coat style; extra well lined and tailored
throughout, l'lain blue serge, also brown, tan and gray. Sizes 3'J to 44. 130 Suits only.
TheOVERCOATS. lng models with convertible collar. Also a few three-quarter length
Chesterfields in mixtures, tan and gray. Some of shower proof fabric. Sizes 32 to 42.
Samples of "La France" SHOES for Women
$3.50 and $4 Grades at $1.50
These fine Shoes being samples, may be relied upon for excellence of workmanship and fin
ish, because it is from these samples that the entire season's orders are taken by the maker's
siien M0.1II11 . 2 and i.- Width R ami C
High, Button and Lace Shoes, lumps, Oxfords and Colonials. All Coodyear welted. AU
600 Dresses for Misses and Small Women
at $4 75 Eacb
Lingerie, voiles and serges, size 14 to M CbfBMf
prices $7.50 to $10.
400 Juniors' Graduating Dresses, $3. 76 Each
These are samples, lmrtlly two alike in (lie assortment ,
sizes 13, 16 and 17. Regular lines und suine quality
would scllut $7 to $10.
Women's and Misses' $9.76 to $12.50
Chinchillas, Script und mixture j some with velvet
trimmingH on collar and cuffs, Good assortment of sizes.
Children's $8.76 Coats at $3.60
Girls' Chinchilla, Corduroy or Tweed Coats, sizes fi to
14; mi Wish model with velvet collar, flup pocket n, xmiill
reverH which can ! buttoned close at neck; lined through
out with chirked fatiricH.
$1 Lingerie Undergarments at 66c
Nightgown and rombinatiotm of nuinxook the gowns
are Kinpire style, very daintily trimmed with lace and em
broidery, with ribbon runnint; through the leadings.
The Combinations are prettily trimmed with lace, too
and I it torn, ribbon and I leading at waist.
$1 Flannelette Kimonos at 60c
A varied assortment of shade in soft fliUmlsttO. floral
86c to $1.60 Dress Ooods at 46c Yard
Thousands of short pieces, in length 'i to 6 yards;
bluek and every imaginable color; staple and fnncy weaves
of serges, suitings, bUmUoMi mohairs, median, cheviots,
poplins, voiles, cheeks, plaids, etc. All 46c yd.
26c Ruffle Muslin Curtains, 12 ' .,c
oOO pairs of these sash-length Curtains, in plain striped
and figured muslins with ruffles. lengths 1 and 1-6 yd.
$2.60 Lace Bed Sets at $1
Kortv only of these Nottingham Lace Hed Sets, full
size, Renaissance or reproduction of Mexican drawn
work -slightly willed.
$1 Muslin Curtains at 60c Pair
Itufflvd or flat Curtains, dotted, hemstitched, with lace
insertion. 2 1 1 yards long.
$1.76 Couch Covers at $1
360 of these handsome Oriental design covers, 60 in.
wide reversible, assorted colors. Very special value.
$3 W. B. Corsets at $2
These arc well-known W. 11. Reducing Corsets, with
elastic web across thigh, medium and low bust. Heavy
web garters attached. Kxcellent fit ting model for medium
or full figures.
60c De Bevoise Brassieres, 36c
Made of fine eanbrie and lace yoke or with lace band
ing. Honed in front and crosses in back.
$1 J. B. Corsets at 660
Made of fine coutil, all fresh, new up-to-date models
wnn low Mists and long hips. Hose supporters attached.
Women's 60c Silk Stockings. 38c
Hunt silk ? fkmgs in black and tan with jugh spliced
!"-- nun uouoie soien ail si7.es.
Children's 26c Stockings at 18c
(Hack cotton ribbed Stockings, a good standard make,
in all sizes slightly imperfect. .1 pairs for 60c.
Men's 18c and 26c Hose at 12c
Cot ton and lisle Socks in black, tan, navy and gray,
specially priced for the month-end all sixes.
76c Black Silk at 46c Yard
20 in. wide, black lousine, soft and excellent finish for
wuists and dresses.
$1.26 Bent aline Silks at 66c Yard
36 in. wide, a very desirable fabric, for coats and
suits, etc. Copenhagen, reseda, navy and black, cham
pagne, purple, brown and white.
$1.60 Dress Satins at 80c Yard
36 In. wide, splendid weight and quality, broken assort
ment of shades; hence the very low price. Colors are
maize, pink, lavender, gray, old rose and brown.
18c to 20c Laces at 12c Yard
Shadow Point de Paris and Platte Valenciennes.
Kdges and insertions - to ti inches wide.
60c Embroideries at 28c Yard
Handsome embroidered flnuncings, Vt In. wide -beautifully
made, new patterns.
Loom Ends Ribbons
0,496 yards of Manufacturer's Loom Ends, in smart
Ribbons of plain or satin taffeta as well as messaline
arrived in time lor the Mouth-End Sal.
Wide range of colors widths 1 to 7 inches lengths
from 2 to y yards each.
Regular 6c to 36c qualities.
Month-End Price So to 23c yard.
TMIPIT i -THIHO
$13.60 Dinner Service, at $8.76
American Porcelain, 100-piece set, deep gold band on
edge, full service for 12 People, including soup toureen,
sugar howl and cream jug.
$10 Dinner Service, at $7.60
100-piece American Porcelain Set, choice of two pat
terns. Pink rose decoration or blue floral with gold edge.
60c to 76c Table Damask at 46c Yard
4000 yards of mill-lengths of mercerised Table Damask,
snow white, all perfect, but, being in lengths of hut 2 to
2! ; yards, we have made these reductions.
$1 Table Damask at 70c Yard
1000 yards of Irish Linen Table Damask; full bleach,
high satin finish; several dair.'.y de
signs to select from. 70 inches wide,
16c and 18o Quest Towels,
800 dosen Individual Huckaback
Towels, all-linen and union linen; hum
stitched and plain; slse 14i22 In.
$1 Imported Hand Bags, 76c Each
720 Imported Hand Bags, made of goat, seal, grain
leather, also auto leather. b-in. nickel frame, nickel
corners, double strap handle, new flat shape. Imported
; by us for this season's selling for $1 special. Fitted with
inside change purse.
$1.60 Uniform Dress, at $1
These are made of striped rhambrav or seersucker, and
the model has a buttoned sleeve.
$24.76 Brass Bedsteads at $12.60
lV-inch square top rod- 14 filling rods. AU finishes.
A very handsome lied.
$9 Cotton Mattress at $4.06
Pure white rolled edge Cotton Msltresses, covered In
good quality of fancy ticking.
76o Seamless Sheets at 66c
Of high grade U-4 Sheeting, will launder well and wear
excellently. Torn slse HlxUO In.
60c Beamed Bheats at 35c
Soft finish muslin, neat center seamed, fully bleached,
size before hemming "SxUO If,
40o Sheets at 88c
fully bleached, seatnlMS sheets for single beds. Well
made of soft finished Sheeting.
S1.B0 Crochet Bedspreads at $1
ent quality tor wear and laundering, pure white,
chole of many handsome patterns, three sises for singte,
thu-quarter and double beds.