Til EVBFIlfO WORLD, THURSDAY, MAT 1, 1918.
ftf LIVES LOST
V IN MONTH'S TRAFFffi
"Everybody's Going to The Big Store9'
on cnrs STREETS
Momobfles Nearly Broke the
Record by Killing Twenty-
four in April.
lecordtng to the figures compiled by
'National ITgr,ay, ProteoUve So-
nd given out to-day, fort par-
eae were killed In the City of New
11 by street traffic during the month
e April, aa compered with forty-three
JJ" daring to aama month laat year.
e decrease i due to a ratline off of
Hi troBey accldanta from ten to four
and In deathe mm wagon aootdente
Bwei thirteen to twelve.
tile decrease, however, waa offant by
B record month of fatal automoMle ec
Mawta, twenty-four persons being
WUed aa agratnet twenty for the same
h laat yaar. Thhi record waa only
Needed once before. In June laat year.
Afoordlng to the report, rt haa been
BS rule until recently that the fetal
SaeneMIe accident were eausJUd or
by a Hatha hi to an other
Mae of traffic, but for the pa at month
dee the caused by autoreobllea have
aeded by W per cent the total mrm-
I vy all other vehicular traffic
the month of April motor
eertouejy Inured nlnety-eeven
a, trolleya thin -three and
trdrty-elx m the city.
Of the total killed by street traffic In
olty for the month of April, twenty,
b were children sixteen yaars of age
leea. Of the twenty-four fatalities.
victim were children. Trolleys
three children and one adult nnd
killed nine children ind three
the State of New Tork, outside the
of New York, motor vehlsloi were
e for twelve deathe aa against
during April. VK2. Trolleya killed
aa agalnat two In April lit
I and wagons three aa agalnat none
According to the report motoreycres
up In the State aa a eonstd-
ila factor, killing two persona and
There were sixteen horse runaway,
reaultl'ig In the death of three persona
sag injury to fifteen.
WOMAN KILLS SALOON MAN.
Dewlarea She treat Vlc
ttaa'a Father Wasted PWeagje.
QHICAOO. May 1 -Clarence Murphy,
twsnty-two yesm of ng-e. eon of a
Qary, Ind., saloonkeeper, was shot and
instantly knicl early to-day In hla
father place of bualneaa when he at
tarapted to eja.:t Mrs. Orace Smith,
thlfty-tlve years' okt. Mra. Smith fled
In SB automobile to the home of a sister
In Chicago, where later she waa ar
rested Arthur areyecn. thirty-seven
years of nge. wan with the woman when
ah was taken Into custody. They were
taken back to Uafy to be hold until the
lneuest has been concluded
The ihootlng followed a quarrel be
tween Mrs. Smith and Henry Murphy,
proprietor of the saloon. Clarenc"
Murphy erdorwl Mr. Smith out of the
place and when ha etepped toward her
to enforce the command one drew a
revolver from the folde of her drees and
rag Ave ehots, one of the cartrtdgea
piercing hie heart.
'1 meant to shoot old man Murphy
and not Ma SOB," Mrs. Smith told the
police. "He treated me cruelty and I
wasted to gat revenge"
tv e an
MA I A
TkSae Solid 14-. Oold Caeee will stead
eety kmmn leet. aad we jaataales that
tXLSo w? lll rifaTd rour SIXBS oa re
seats ar If for any reason yes da ael
wSTtaT keep It brln It berk wltEla 10
ana set au oi rw
Watch Chain Free
14 K. Gold
ill Watches at Cot Prices
ighg iinrrhnri from urn ran be r-
m It llDaillsv w rv niinin mm liars
will rnnd or tout mowr
or srlifis inm itir new one.
lid U.-Iiarat Gold. St to Slit
Mil IM-Harai ueiq. n v
Id le-Harai unia, a te u
yd rree nnne leu nan.
RLFJS A. KEENE
Diamond.. Welches. Jewelry.
Iiraaaway, New Ytrk
Watrh far BISU
Watch fer Ml
nr ... I. I Ml
une or me neasons is mis ureal oaie or $ t wf
20 Styles (Five as Illustrated), Tomorrow, at J.
A vast array of popular materials, Including:
Poplins, Plain and Striped Messalines, Eponge, Crepe Meteors, Pongees,
Charmeuse and Serges
in the most fashionable street snd evening shades. All sizes from 32 to 44, but not all sizes in every style: small
women can also be fitted.
Of Course, There's a Reason for an Amazing Sale Like This, and Here it Is:
One of New York's most prominent manufacturers had thousands of yards of high-clsss dress silks on order, which
on account of the Peterson silk strike, were delivered too late for his dress orders. He offered to turn all of these silks into
dresses in styles of our own selection, snd at a price-concession thst we could not resist.
This particular manufacturer really doesn't know how to make a commonplace dress, and he also leada each season
in the production of new and charming styles.
All in All, the Collection of Drentesls One of the Bent That We Haw Ever Had the Privilege of Offering Under Price
The trimmings are particularly lovely. Laces, embroideries, velvets and the new Bulgarian effects are largely used
In every detail the workmanship is beyond fault-finding. PLEASE COME EARLY -sale begins tomorrow moraine:.
M -ear WAIN allalaa.l '
Final Day's Selling in Our
Sensational Sale of
Meil's 3 & '3.50 (Perfect)
"W. L. Douglas" Shoes
Is Announced for $ P I
Tomorrow, at . . I a. f
Tuesday morning we inaugurated a sale comprising 3,874
fiirs of these famous shoes which we purchased "at a price."
he attendance for this sale was undoubtedly the largest
given to any shoe event in America. And it is only right that
it should be so. for it isn't very often that even The Big
Store can sell these world-famous shoes in perfect grades at
a price which is less than wholesale.
Tba Big Store doss things quickly, and already wa announce the
last day'saolling. And, to make the finishing
Job double-quick and vary ef factive, wa have
cut Ihg price still deeper.
Good Choosing in Sizes
5. 5y2, e, ey2, 9, $H
10, W2 and 11
All tba fashionable leathers In high and low
styles. All of these shoes bear the world
famous trademark, which is reproduced in this
The special price named for tomorrow
should dispose of every remaining pair before
noon. A WORD TO THE WISE.
(Sesend Fleer, MAIN BuUdlet.)
' Mail and telephone orders filled. 'Phone, Chelsea 4000.
Our Own Roasting
PUERTO RICO COFFEE gasreeteed T
Dm Ineviler Governmeet
10 lb... SISe.. I-.
3.45 1.73 35c
SEI.BCTEO SANTOS COFFEE 23C
FACTiiARACArB6 COFFBE 25C
10 SJJ0: 4 lb... Ill "
HOTEL BLEND COFFBE 29C
10 Ma.. W W; 3 I-. ';
HAZEL GLOSS STARCH
a. i. BVfaodan baa
PROCTER GAMBLE'S COLD SOAF
bo 100 bare, S4.10; 4C
SUPERIOR QUALITY MACARONI
8 packssea. 41c; reg. 10c -" BH" 7g
PURE GRAPE lUICE-FeuirMlnvjel. 2$C
irr; ees., ea.i t '
Our Own Baking
MERRY WIDOW POUND CAKES Ofjr
eeck. ase: 2 lea "v
SHORTCAKES .ach, 25c asd....
TWO LAYER CAKES 29c
fSeSH pbUNO CAKBS Oftm
eesb. 1109, J rr
SPONGE CAKES, cnirry oekss, Mechs
sekea or suiwhia. oakaa;
FANCY FRUIT TAUT-- 5g
FRUIT STOLLENeiada Gefsaaa tgg
style; , 25c aad. X
PARKER HOUSE ROLLS, wewr Q-
roll.. dkllW roll.; See
OUR OWN RAISIN BREAD
10 sss. Slba.
(TIT I .OAT SUGAR. .
CUBE LOAF SUGAR
CRYSTAL DOMINO SUOA a. .
BEST GRANULATED SUGAR 4V4c
Aetna Brand Jams
4W lars, eurchaaad freei rk. Battvia
rraaarving Co. bolow ika vholeaala cesi,
"'si aals, 6ol., $1.3;
aoi.. 70c; ar
The vall-knowa Had Heart erase ; fO.
ss..aij4; r IS) -H. taU caa.. AO-
KsBsgC's, fr..h ihipe-teat iuat reoelvad
Tarn Battls Creak; sat.. It; QE.
ret- 10c packigae
FRBB OSS refular 10c aeokata Kal
lagt'a Rica Blacuits vith purchase ar
three saaksgaa Rkw Flakse.
RED CURRANT JELLY Fountain
quality; dot., 12.10; reg. 2J ar. . .
We dean Hat free of ski
HALIBUT STEAKS. . .
Beaten codfiah atke.
1 onj Briacfc Muafleh.
Lena lalaad eele
Leng Braacfe weekfUh.
Boalea Market codfiah . . lib..
Leas I aland
at codfish . . II
floaadars. . . J
SANTA CLARA SWEET PRUNES OK.
-., Vba., tMte; 2 Iba 'Mv
CALIFORNIA SWEET PRUNES OAo
10 lb... 47c; I H MV
IMPORTED FRBNCH PRUNES-- AO
jar. ajj ,d
CANDLES for khehtn and faaeral Ifkp
hsnw uet; r.. 2Sc bat we
NEW SUGAR CORN-MUford quel- 111-
itr; doi., 11.14; can vv
LEMON CLING PEACHES 93r
Troubsdour brand; doi., tlM; can, ssesej
PREMIUM FLOUR -Fountain quetrty bent
family pst.nt; bbl., I9.B4; 70.
4-bbl.. 4S; H-bbl.-bH
NEW SUGAR BBETb Laiarrs brand; 1 Cf
dot., 11.14; Ne. 2 aiM oan 4VV
Croaea & WacwVell'e J VJC
bottle II 0; pint berda BJIw
EDUCATOR, rth,m. animal, (inter, Q
toMtorottaa, u.r.r. . rag. 10c pk. . V
BENNETT'S oyatar, aods, irahsm, gin
car, lemon, on; do., 3Sc; 1 Q
rt 1 Sc ptckast. sv
EDUCATOH WAFERS, teaatsr- 44.
ettti. eater bleculuj; tie boi.... a.a.1
EDUCATOR ANIMAL ARKS OA
r.autariy 44c: aeeuiel ou-
Fruits & Vegetables
FRESH CUT OYSTER BAY OK CALI
FORNIA ASPARAOUS oe
large buaeh 'uv
FLORIDA GRAP8PHUIT- OR-
doi . BSc : 4 fer
FRESH PINEAPPLES-J fer ISc; gg.
dai.. 2Sc and
FANCY SPITZ BNBERGS, Giae or 10.
Newtewn Pippin; S qu.rt basket, wtrv
FRESH CUT RHUBARB l(U
g buachee lvv
NEW WAX OR GREEN BEANS OQ.r
WHITE WAX BEANS Fountsin quel- IjL,
Ity; Set., 11.75; can lwv
Wa dativtr all paid and oherged orders.
IAMB 1.1 of fancy olly-saasasd; 20(
I A MB abort fer quartan qI eity- 1 C-
dr.d; lb Xtn-
VEAL legs ef faacy milk-fed; Jg.
VBAL eheetdam of fancy m0k- If.
f.d; lb JUt
ROAST BEEF vtioo. cut ef IC.
n.tw. rses; a
LIVER set from cn-drod IJl.
SAUSAGE-fresh -mid, country- E.
MUTTON elnd qusrwrs of Can- 1 7f
da etock; lb
DUCKS faacy quatlty Leeg l.l 23c
CITNED BEBF chelc cut or 11
n.ol or SkMSI lb w
PURE OLIVE OIL Fountsm
quality; Imported from
Franca; teUon. 1314; V,
(Hoe cen, II 7; gJc
Beat Southern cut ;
4 tor 10c; iflj.
Ne. S pall TOV
(Tstod me, MAIN Batatas.)
For the Suffrage Parade You"U Need a
"Votes for Women" Flag
Juat the thine to msniet your svmpgfhy with the Suffrage cguse. Msde of
g felt mgterigl. wRh "VOTES FOR WOMEN boldly displayed The olBcisI (?.,
with the "trnmpeter degl n and the 10-atarred flag repreaenring the 10 suffrage
States, on sale at The Big Stor tomorrow, st ".777
, MAIN RuUdlng.)
Tomorrow We Shall Continue Our Great
Sale of Trousers
Basal Bl raBaSBBai ilmm BaafA JF Srmm 'WwSP .sSBSaBbasl gV
Hi flu afn msPWJI MCwmAUf JM Dm aw MM
l HQ I'll SJuXTmmWy Smmt7ffJ'4r Bar J Mm
ma waB. 1
Surplus Lines Purchased from Wald,
Walker & Co., of 2 to 8 Astor Place.
Values $2 to $6; at
$1.50, 2.35 & $2.90
Guaranteed grades. Positively newest styles and patterns for
spring and summer.
Every waist-measure from 20 to 56 in the collection. Details
$2 Trousers sizes 29 to 38; only 1, 2, or at the most 3 pairs of $1
a kind ; tomorrow, at X
$2.50 and $3 Trousers striped worsteds and mixtures; $1 P(
every waist-measure from 20 to 42 ; this sale, at 1 .Oil
Trousers values to $5; striped worsteds, cassimeres, cheviots; also
owing irouscrs in ngnr, meaium ana asm materials. Hundreds of
patterns. Every waist-measute from 28 to 35. $ OCT
i nis saie, Tomorrow, at mmA33
Trousers values to $ msterials. grades and oartam en lea and - - 1
ntsnship thai will at once meet with the approval of the most discriminating dressers. Assortments
include fclus all-wool serge, striped worsteds' snd dark mixtures, in cassimeres and cheviots. $aaa
Also summer outing trousers by the thoussnd, tomorrow, si uU0
(Saeoed Floor, MAIN Building " BSBaSl
10c Hemmed Napkins at 6c
Mercerised finish: 20 Inches. Thaae ere. airallaat fr
tor coiidrsn s use; five patterns, tomorrow, as
19c White Linnette Lawn
24.000 yards of this goods; an Ideal fabric for women's
instead of India Linen or Persian La ws) . Linen finish ; 40 ii
umurruw, g ysra
St Table CMhe pare linen; pat
terned Boraer on all four auae;
rail-bleached Irish table tf OQ
damask; tomorrow, each XajXJ
tull-bieacbed, extra heavy
11.4 Inches, rtour 4s OS fSf
lis pattern; doxen... UK)
These Dainty $1.25 Hand-
Painted China Sets, IZfT
Each set consists of a tea-cup and saucer with tea-plate to match. Three
hand-painted floral designs with Persian borders to select from. Even at
$1.25 THIS IS THE BIGGEST VALUE IN TOWN. Now, think of buying
the set for 50c! No Telephone or Mail Orders Filled.
((.RBENHUT Bulldin.. Msia Fleer.)
In Most Cases You
Save on These
Choice Pieces of
stered in tapestry
and panne; heavy
French legs; sub
ished in rich
$30 Brass Bed Outfits consisting of brass bedstead with two-inch posts, W.
inch top rod and 1-inch filling rods; all regular sizes in either bright or satin
finish; also woven wire spring supported by flat steel bands with helical
springs ana combination felt matttoss made in
our own bedding factory, at
as illustrated ;
rack Is 84 inches
high and 33
inches wide ;
mirror, 18 x 40
on each side;
oak ; um
brella stand at
$55 Quartered Oak Crystal
Closet as illustrated; 38
inches wide, 60 inches high ;
all-mirror back and glass
ahelvea; round ends and
front; claw $V7 KA
feet, at mmti.OU
design; well made and
finished; tomor- $g fjfj
Linoleums, Oilcloth, Rags
Prerrv colorings and
tag from tne lea
tarpra; 2 varan wide.
Imported and domestic; parquet
wood floor effects gad conventional
ii. as ii.si
I. IS 7c
An attractive collection of new de
signs In I-, I lj- end 2-yard Widths.
a ski go..
4 ysrds wide, in a choice
of new dealgna and bright
colors; sc graaa
row, a square yard
REMNANTS OP PRINTED
LINOLEUMS; remnants; all
grsdee, special, asqusrs g.
Special Value in Tapestry Brussels Rugs
A choice selection in both seamless and aeeroed rugs. Large variety ef
designs snd attractive colorings.
. 11 JO
$20 Handsomely Inlaid
Parlor Tables at 1U
$30 Veraia MarUn S
Rook wood 1 f
Nested Tables ai 10
$85 Handsomely Carved
$30 Vernia Martin
Hook wood $1 C
CerioCsbineta at ID
$15 Selid Mahogany
, Tablee-at 7.50
Ladles' $17 Vernis
MarUn $0 CA
Desks si . O.DU
$150 Holid Mahogany
Curio CablnelH gy
$30 "Martha Washing-
. A g
ion twmijiMursft UIQ
tQmVT9 " -I EOF
Baiaiiinc. Sevond and Tru-l Floors. I
Wine and Liquor Specials
For Friday and Saturday
Ferrand'a 3-Star I " Dnbennet" Wine
Cognac Brandy &ASta W,
Dlrev-t Iraeertellea fraes aala, aa ..
Franc ; vry aid laiagi " 1
rt&TO. SS California Dry
iia ssje. st.... Wine
CALIFORNIA POBT. QUERN QUALITY CABER
SHERRY, ANGELICA aad NBT CLARBT. Jebaaa
MUSCATEL. sergar, sVargiiadr, Haul
Br (S OaBea. San tarn, regular price,
Beeswad frees ajJOteSlSO taea 12 felt eta . $4 Oe
Raeiadfeas Mf 1 66 S9; eat eriea
Bedaoed frees IJOte 1 SB pirgrtAN MEOOC, Old
Redueadfreai Ilia 100 Friers Burgundy, Otg
Baduoedfress lite SO Briar Rnailag, regulsr
DUNCAN'S SPBCIAL 1.IQ- arloa, caa of 12 fug
UEDR SCOTCH WHISKY gvarta, U.2S. ) OA
vary eM aad SUd- OA eela prle
jewj n IS settle...
(ivlanees's Foreign I j Green River Whlahy
Extra Staejl Bmld by Craen
"BenedW" borrling Is UUntJlar, Co .
rh. ft snd mael ..tU 'n.bono. Ky ; .old .n
le-tor, bac.uM .t la aJ- fSS. "l"n ' '
a.r. m parft condi- bottl.; hw. tb gj
lion '" '
Barrel of t doain bol
& SiifU ui i Old Crow Whisky
ho9... Sara, IE i Kaatuakr' fia.t diarll
at a. -mw latlon; ...J ncr., .vary.
Birrel ef 10 doaan vker n lltl i gallon
pVttt, go 73: oM In and II 4.urt; apaciil
ra.ny atora 11.30 a for thi. .ai, Mvn,
daien eelit; here, J 1 1 . full ssgrl g-,
(Third Near, main BgSSgg i
Strai giit Pure Rye
a YEARS OLD.
THE BEST WHISKY
MADB IN AMBRICA.
Rsoelved Si root frees Mrs
SUrrtaad. sag CUARAN
U. B. Govern-
nasal's latsrasl Bsissss
lea ateasss ea aad ef
be j i. aa esaaMae ss
ear vine aSeee.
( WarroHd StrWelr lvro). )
By th Rogeiar Bale
GeBee. Prise. Prhe.
Hr-Kgeye4sl 04 38
rrdei- is 3 05
Wtddlag.... 3J0 8 04
Chab Hoeea... 3.00 804
Br rke Ouan SeMU.
Hcroltag ryagl M SI 34
Traadralg 1.23 OgL.
w.jdtag .. too 84c
Clue Heue ... 9Sc 74
YALE COCKTAILS .Haa
b.Nn aad Martial; nag
of th. fine! eld Ileum;
91.23 quart eel- Q$
1 he 13io bjlorc
A City in Itself
EL COOPER 0.
al. B.OREEN HUT Pm. WtO SItmU
$7 All Wool Dreas Goods most fggbiongble weaveg sndcolors , p(
Alto, Misses' Serge Dreaees, Annual Sale ef Infanta'
Wear (the biggest bgrgtin occasion of the year), Boys'
Spring Sulla and Rerfera, Boys' Waah Snlla, Trimmed
and I'ntrimtned MiiUncry. "Pullman" Baby Carriages,
Bed Spri'gde. Roue Buehre, Bulbi, Seeds, etc.
Sale of It. frigrUi Lilt-Cover. MJe-lce and Apartment
Sale et Window Screens. Srreen Deere.
uu npeurimaiBI II
and Gar4an H
d Double &K Green Trading Stamps with Purchases Made Before 12 o' Clock Single Stamps Thereafter
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