WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12, 1911.
MEREST IN HORSE
FOR BIG MEMORIAL
Not Merely a Hit But
A HOME RUN
Military Classes Arranged
for Equine Show.
Systematic Campaign Will
Be Started To-night.
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That England and Canada, as well as
the United States, are taking: the ques
tion of remounts for the cavalry serious
ly, and that the salvation of the de
sirable cavalry horse rests upon the
shoulders of the thoroughbred is strong
ly evidenced by the fact that the Cana
dian breeding bureau has been asked to
provide twenty-three thoroughbred stal
lions for the provinces of Quebec, Nova
Scotia, and New Brunswick.
It is the opinion of many army officers
thatdhe medium of the horse show is the
best -method to be used in arousing the
people's interest in horseflesh. Acting on
this theory, the Secretary of "War, the
Secretary of the Navy, the Chief of Stan,
the President, and many other officials
are taking an actie interest in the Na
tional Capital Horse Show, to be held
May 4, 5, and 6. A number of classes
for military horses have been arranged.
DISTRICT AWARDED VERDICT.
Court Decides Parsons Suit to Re
cover Slo.OOO Damages.
A verdict in favor of the District in the
suit to recover $15,000 damages filed by
James L. Parsons was directed by Jus
tice Barnard yesterday.
It was alleged "by Mr. Parsons that non
arrival of all the face and cut stone
caused him a delay of eight months in
the completion of the Municipal Building
The court held that the contracts be
tween the commission and Williams &.
Co. and" the commission and the
builder were independent contracts, and
that under the terms of Parsons' contract
the District was not responsible for the
delavs caused by Williams &. Co. in fur
nishing the stone.
IGUORAITCE CAUSES MISERY.
Lack of Medical KnairledRC in
Dr. Wilford T Grenfell, of Labrador,
told of the ignorance of surgerv and
medicine that exists in that country in
a lecture estcrda afternoon in New
Masonic Temple, under the auspices of
th Washington branch of the Grenfell
Association of America. He was intro
duced by John W Foster, of the com
mittee in charge of the work.
Dr Grenfell told of the hardships and
tne sufferings of the fishermen of this
blesk coast, and exhibited pictures of
neberg'5 and snov-capped mountains He
Described the work of tho Grenfell Mis
sion, showing pictures of the inhabitants
who hive been suffering with diseases
for vcars on account of the lack of medi
School Decorations! Planned.
Plans fo- the beautification of several
rublic schools arc under consideration bj
Ue League for the Decoration of Public
Schools A committee has been ap
pointed to see which schools most ned
School Hoard Meet Trldaj.
It is expected a successor to Percy M
Hushes, former assistant superintendent
cf schools, will be named at a meeting
(' the hoard of ducat!on Fndav after
noon The meeting was to have been
lipid last Wednesday, but was postponed
out of respect to the memcrv of J Or
Cheek Passer Declared Insane.
Oharl.-- H Houck. who posed as min
iser. doctor, and lauver in his quest of
monev t'irough worthless checks, was
esterdav found insane hv a jurv in the
Ponce Court and sent to St Elizabeth's.
Houik. who was formerly a parerhanc
cr wis charged tj the police with having
P3ed "-evrral worthless checks
leu's, Youth's, & Boys'
Look over this list of bargains and select your
garments for Easter from the immense stock.
The savings are tremendous and the charac
ter of the stock is of the highest order.
Fovs" Suits, in which there is some
slight defect For looks and wear
they are as good as the best Just
the thing for school wear. Sizes run
from 6 to 17 vears. and the suits were
made up to sell from tfk'f AA
$5 00 to JS00 We give A I -HII
you a choice for pr.ww
Boys' and Children's
Ball and Bat Free With
Every Boy's Suit.
Boys' Blue Serge Suits all wool
fast colors re-enforced and lined
throughout sizes 7 to tftrl JO
Sailor Blouse Suits. Blue .Serges.
Browns. and Gravs: AA JA
ages 5 to 10 years; $4 00 A An
value. Now stw
Russian Suits, in Serges and
Fancy Materials; ages A AA
2 to S years; J3.7S SZ.llSl
value. Now .ww
Bojs" Cassimere Suits, In fancy
patterns and mixtures serviceable
materials sizes 7 to A4 AA
now!??": . .'.. :?. .:f!?f: ..$1-98
Bojs' Fancy Worsted Suits, of
the finest grade of materials latest
st let and patterns J .
sizes 7 to IS years; $7.50 All f JJ
value. Now aaw
9th, and E Streets.
The finishing touches to what will be
the most sjstematic campaign for rais
ing funds by popular subscriptions ever
instituted in this city will be added to
night, when delegates from fraternal and
civic organizations will meet in the rooms
of the Chamber of Commerce to discuss
plans for the erection of the George
Washington Memorial Building.
For the past few weeks members of the
memorial committee of the Chamber have
been engaged in preparing about 30,000
cards. givnlg the addresses of business
men and residents, who will be asked to
contribute. These cards will be distrib
uted among the citizens' associations, and
the actual work of making a house-to
houie canvass will begin.
Additions to the list of organizations
wnich have named delegates to attend
this meeting are as follows: Victor Con
clave, No. 7, Daughters of America; Po
tomac Conclave. No 470, Improved Or
der of Heptasophs: Idaho Tribe. No 15.
Improved Order of Red Men; Society of
American Wars. Elm Camp. No. S,
Woodmen of the World. Chevy Chase Cit
izens' Association, I-iOdge, No 1, Order
of Patriotic American Citizens, and Che
Park View Citizens' Association.
JUSTICE HUGHES FORTY-NINE.
DonqnetH Decorated His Flnce
Supreme Conrt Ilench.
Justice Charles E Hughes, who was
fort -nine years old yesterday, was sur
prised when he took his seat on the
Supreme Court bench to find several
bouquets decorating his place.
Next Monday Justice Div will be sixty
two vears old and Justice Van Devanter
TVnshlnsrtonians Will Attend.
A number of Washington scientists will
attend the annual meeting of the Ameri
can Philosophical Society in Pniladel
phia April 20 to 22. Among those who
will read papers will be Charles G Ab
lot, director of the Astrophjsical Ob
servatory. David G. Fairchild and Fred
erick V. Coville. botanists of the De
partment of Agriculture. Prof. Charles
E. Munroe, of George Washington Uni
versity, and Dr F W. True, head cun
tor of the department of biology bf the
Shaffer's Stock of Eaulor Flower
and plants merits v our inspection 14th S. I
Fined for Assaulting: Wife.
Charles Prevost was yesterday fined 5
in the Police Court for assaulting his
wife and Sergt, Whalen, of the Ninth
precinct. It is said Prevost's past record
1-, good, he having been employed until
recently in a lumber mill
Norfolk nd V2sh1njrton Steamboat Company s
strainers from foot of rrenth rtrert for Old Io.nt
Comfort and Norfolk daily t 6-15 p. m.
Steamer Charles Macalcter for Mount Vernon
leares Strath street wharf at 10 a. m. and 1 3
p. m. daily eicept Sunday
Cars from Fifteenth street and New York arena?
erery quarter hour for Zoo I 'ark. Chery Chase, and
Washington Baltimore and nnanolw T7ectnc
Railway operate sixty three Inn ted trains each day
between Washington, and Baltimore. leannj rif
teenlh street and New York arnue on the hour
and half hour
To Mount Vernon electric trains of Washinrlon-
Virpwa Bail ay leare from their station, 13th and
Pa are , opposite rost-offlce, on the hour from 10
1. el to 2 r m.
"Rood Cheer'' for "Your "At llome"
finest wines, liquors. & beers Deliveries
till 11pm. J. T. Crowley. S31 llta. Tel. 3&U.
Pure California Port ami Sherry Wines.
35c qt . $1 25 gal , fir 3 qt. bots , Jl Eu
gene Schwab, 55 ?th st se 'Ph Lin Oil
Men's Suits well made and trim
med goods that can- J ap
not be found elsewhere jA Ha
for less than $10 Now.. p
Suits on one table, one k 4P
and two of a kind Sold l f Jl
up to $1S. Your choice.. W"'
Men's and Young Men's Blue Serge
Suits, including some extra sizes;
some up to 50 These are abso
lutely pure wool serges, and we
personally guarantee AA mm
them. $15.0P SB. 5
values .r w
Sample Spring Suits from a lead
ing manufacturer of Rochester,
whose clothing we have sold for
years. Absolute satisfaction in fit
and wear is guaranteed, or vour
money will b refunded without
question. These are values
usually priced from A1 A FA
$1S to $5. Tour A I fill
Your choice of over 1,000 Men's $5
Pantaloons, including- worsteds, cas-
slmercs. and cheviots. Many of
these are manufactured AA JA
by the Sweet, Orr Co. d.4U
Men's Spring1 Overcoats. black
thlbets and unfinished worsteds:
silk lined throughout. A4 4 pa
Would be cheap at $18. A ay
Men's English Slip- fA AA
ons. For rain or Yl HK
Robert Berberich's Sons
Washington's Largest and Most Progressive Shoe House. Established 1868.
S&116-22 7th Street N. W. BSRTH813 Pa. Ave. N. W.
Yon Can Get It nt Andre-nV.
100 Wedding Invita- 0f eft
tions, in script.. ., .OU
Each additional 100, $2.50.
100 Wedding Announce- fc fin
ments. in script U.UU
Each additional 100. $2.50.
50 Visiting Cards, in 7ft
script, with plate '
R. P. Andrews Paper Co.
027 LonUtana Ave.
"Diamond" and "Munich,"
America's finest ligb and dark
beers. Brewed by the German
process from choicest malt and
Z doiL, 81.75. 50c rebate -on bottle.
National Capital Brewing Co.
'Phone Lincoln 507.
I IT PAYS TO I
COOK WITH COKE
It is a dependable, economical,
and clean fueL Makes a quick
and good Are for cooking. We
supply coke at these prices:
2 Botbels Lurs Co, deUrercd JC.M
40 Bmfccit Large Goto. deUrrred. $1T0
GO BnsbeU luge Cokt. delivered $x3D
S Boibel Crashed Coke, delivered CO
40 Buibrfj Crashed Cokt. dttirered MM
D Bushels Cnahed Coke, deUrered J$Ut
WASHIMTON MSUIiiT CO.
OS Teeth Strict K. W.
If you think $3.50 too little to pay for your footwear, you haven't had a line on CRAt)DOCKS as
yet The CRADDOCK Shoe establishes a new standard of -value cuts down the cost of living, without
cutting down the quality of the product. It is the South's answer to the oft-repeated question, Can the
South successfully complete with the North ?
Were the CRADDOCK Shoe manufactured in the North in all probability its price would range from
$4.00 to $5.00. But it is made at Lynchburg, Va., in the heart of the South, which is all that makes possible
such a low price. How well made any one of the thirty-five to forty thousand visitors to BERBERICH'S
Shoe Manufacturing Exhibition last fall can testify. This exhibition constituted one of the most remarkable
The run on this season's CRADDOCKS is already sur
passing that of last fall. Take this tip and get yours while
the range of styles is complete in our exact size.
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I DO HOUSE PAINTING
Let Me Estimate.
John H. Hinrichs
1210 New York Ave.
Formerly Superintendent H. Newton
Wines and Liquors
Large variety of
choice Imported and
FERNANDO R. SARI, 1409 U ST.
Frodncer and Importer.
4 Toe Faxaoaa 4
9 penn: rye
Ten jean eld. $L Order br eot.
Also TENNESSEE, $1.00 Bottle.
The Shoomaker Co
1331 B Street H. w. 9
EttaUidud UBS. 'Riem Ulia IlSBa. V
H. K. FULTON
314 9th St. N. W.
Money to Loan
'Watchon, Pliwwli, a Jawtra,
CRADDOCK Shoes have scored and scored heavily in this town. The reason is plain.
There's the manufacturer's-assurance that they will wear thirty days longer than
any other man's shoe of equal price. There's the Berberich Guarantee of satisfac
tory service. Then there's the price $3.50 a lower price than heretofore thought possible
on a shoe of such a quality.
Any Wanted Leather mj
demonstrations of real shoe worth ever given
was the clinching argument that proved to the
a shoe worthy the BERBERICH Guarantee.
"The CRADDOCK-TERRY CO, of Lynchburg; Va., having con
vinced us that CRADDOCK Shoes wUl wear 30 days longer than
any other $3 50 man's footwear, we take It upon ourselves to guar
antee the satisfactory service of every pair. Should any pair of
CRADDOCKS that we sell not live up to this guarantee in the
strictest sense of the word, we hereby agree to give tho wearer a.
new pair absolutely FREE.
"ROBERT BERBERICH'S SONS."
You will be able to sell the
houses you are erecting quicker
and to better advantage if they
are equipped for Electric Light,
the matchless ilhiminant
has been so bad recently that
many roofs have suffered, spouts
have rotted, and gutters damaged.
HEO. I- AT. Off
D. R. STANSBURY,
1304-8 I. T. An. N. W. 'ftoil M. 1 29.
Always the Same.
SlS F Street X. W. 'Phone Main 1141.
Special Private Dellrery.
IEST AH HEALTH TO MOTHfR AID CK11D:
Ms.'Wiksu3w8 Soo-rniNO 8ratrplias bees
nsedfororer SIXTY YEARS by MILUOTCSof
MOTHERS fof their CHJLDKEIT WHILE
TEETHIXO. wltlr PERFECT SUCCESS. It
SOOTHES the CHILD. SOFTENS the GUMS,
ALLAYS all PAIN : CURES WIND COLIC, dad
i the ben remedy for DIARXHCEA. It Is ab
tolntely harmless. Be sure and asS for "Mn.
Winslaw's Soothing Syrop," tn-1 take ao'oUxr
Mod. Twetrty-fiTecentsa bOtUrv
Q Any Wanted Style
by any shoe house anywhere. It
men of Washington that here was
And this is some guarantee.
As an Easter offering nothing could be in bet
ter taste than
BONBONS AND CHOCOLATES.
Easter Eggs filled with Caramels or Candies, and
many other Easter Novelties.
Estab- m . "
lished f Mr r J'
1866., ifrfCCCC L
620 Ninth Street, Above F.
ONLY ONE STORE.
Home of the Original Velati Caramels, delicious for Easter
and every other day in the year. Washington candy lovers know
this- Our candies have attained such an enviable reputation be
cause theyare pure and wholesome, tempting in variety and made
by experts from the besof ingredients.
If You Want to Sell or Buy
' ''-'- Advertise in The Herald
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Models for 1911
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