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THE WASmNGTON HERALD. MONDAYS NOVEMBER 18, 1912. ,2
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TOPICS OF INTEREST. TO EVERT WOMAN'
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All of Oar Swltehea Ara Cuaton
Made and Manufactured ta
Our Otra Factorr.
BRAIDS MABE IP FROM COMBINGS
The Sanitary Beauty Parlors
Face aad Scalp Specialists.
a. r. sutor. Mar. ioos f stv, jt.tt.
Glie Votes la n Herald's 5.000 Contest.
That old suit may look pretty
bad but don't give it away.
Bring it to us and get It back as
fresh as when you bought It.
W. H. FISHER
709 9th St. N. W.
Phone M 1152 and we- will call
We Cite Votes in Herald 5.0)0 Coolest.
WASHINGTON BUTTON CO.
Phone Main 1031
912 New York Ave. N. W.
"if It's a'ButtonT We Have It"
We give Tote. In The Herald
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SERVICE IS 01R SFECIALH I
Service and comfort out of a
pair ol shoes that we have soled a
and heeled by our efficient and H
economic method. H
SHOE MF6.& REPAIR CO., Inc. H
Work called for and delivered. 3
Phone SI.1S10. n
Works: 403 11th SI. R. W. 0
Ie clreWeral d g5.000 contest votea.S
Table Luxuries. Elgin Butler.
236E8t.N.E. Phono L. 497
We Cite Votes !n The Benil's 3 on Code.
526 H Street N. E.
Washington's latest and most up-to-date
Sample Shoe Store has re
cently openid with the most com
plete stock of sample shoes ever on
the market. Twill pay yon to call.
We stre Herald S2S,000 contest to tea.
Eery woman really wants to see her
self dressed "a la Turque " This charm
lnc negligee will accomplish this easily
and will prove a desirable garment for
those who try It.
The material used for the one sKetched
are figured and plain china silk. The cut
ot the garment is similar to the "creep
ers" made for children, and is put on
o er the head, tied at the ieck with a
gilt ribbon, and buttoned from ankle to
ankle with snap fasteners
The tvio large buttons are consected
under the front panel by a wide ribbon.
and the girdle is stitched under one Dut
ton and fastened under the other after
putting on the garment. This arrange
ment can be replaced Dy a soil sasn wun
Beat to a stiff froth the whites of
three eggs, one cupful of grated cream
cheese and half as much of Parmesan
cheese, season with pepper and salt.
Have ready a pan with hot fat or lard,
and drop the mixture lth a wooden
spoon lightly Into It. try until uie
fritters are a light brown and dry on
paper, serving while they are still hot.
Onions, or food prepared with onion,
should never be placed In the Icebox.
as the odor will taint the other things
and cause them to taste queer.
AdayLewis Claims J
That Color Is Re
sponsible for Temper
Temperament, from -the kind that
prompts the dutiful "wife to hurl tbe fam
ily plate at the head of friend husband
to the sort that prompts a man to wear
a lace handkerchief in his sleet e. can
be traced directly to some apparently in
offensive, color. Perhaps the color hangs
on the wall, or beams from a red tie or
a gown, but in its quiet way it batches
out all brands of temperament.
This Is the belief, at least, ot Miss Ada'
Lwls. who plays the socially ambitious
Mrs. Deane In he "Whirl of Societ"
at the Belasco this week. Miss 'Lewis
disclaims the ownership of any tempera
menL The disclaimer Is supported in her
long record on the stage, and scraps about
everything that the leading- lady usually
allows her temperament to lead her Into
"Look at my gown,'' directed Miss
Lewis io tho'lnquljltlve person who re
cently asked her the reason for her
peaceful stage life.-The Inquisitive per
son looked. The gown wss green, a rich
green, with a restful tone.
very pretty, commented the I. P,
Has Psychic Effect.
"Well, that gown Is the secret of what
you are pleased to term my plncid exist
ence, went on Miss Lewis. "Did jou
ever contemplate the psychic effect of
utif xr iiii ik i.. .- . . ..
lng little hobbies. Listen'
KacK in the. days of my south in San
Francisco my father was a manufac
turer. He had all sorts of trouble In his
factory. Petty Jealousies, personal -fights,
and all kinds of dissension Imaginable.
He never knew from one day to another
wnen his entire force would walk out of
his plant and leave blm tied up. It was
a great worry to him.
' One night, at a dinner, he sat next
to a visiting German scientist. My father
chanced to speak of the difficulty he was
battling within his factory. The scientist
became Interested and promised to visit
the plant. He called the next day. No
sooner had he entered the man working
room than he turned to my father
"Those walls" he said, pointing to the
red tinted sides of the room "No wonder
you have trouble. 7 advise ou as one
who has studied these things Paint them
a soft brown and let me hear from you
Acted on Advice.
"Father was puzzled, but the scientist
was a great man and father was dread
full worried He did as he had been
advised. Within a month the factory
had Increased and there never afterward
was a hint of labor trouble.
"Red Is entirely the colof of temper and
violence. Black, of course. Is somber.
The trick of dressing In black for come
dians might be used as an argument
against this. But the success of black
for funny men Is that their clowning is
so humorously In contrast to their cos
tume. There Is no doubt about the ef
fect of blue who hasn't had tha bines?
But this holds true only with dark blue
Light blue, the color of massed ether.
has a cheerful effect-
Green, the color of my gowns and
this brings us to the poln( that started
me on this long assertion is restful. Mrs
Patrick Campbell was very fond of green.
I wear It continually on and off the stage
wherever it Is possible."
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JJEWEST EVESnra COAT.
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Bepoxt of librarian Shows that 58
Per Cent of Heading Is Still
of This Kind.
M0EE MONEY NEEDED
TO 2B0M0TE W01K
The abbreviated length of the garment
i noted at once. The effect, when
worn with eienlrg draperies. Is charming
The colors suggest a leopard s skin,
being a tawny vellow satin with a
brown velvet design The collar and
cuffs are faced with tan-colored cloth
with edges of black velvet. Ornamental
buttons, made from silk cords, are used
to fasten the front.
The " Gaby" hat Is an ordinary gold
lace cap, but the fluffy white feather
Is made more alluring by a generous
sprinkling of tiny but rery brilliant
Sqnash Pie Filling.
One cup of stenedN squash, 1-2 cup
sugar. 2 eggs, and milk enough to fill a
pie plate. .First line a pie plate with
crust, then beat eggs and sugar together,
adding squash and milk, seasoning wth
clnamon. nutmeg, and allspice to suit
the taste. Bake about forty minutes In
I a moderate oven
Short Working Hours in Capital
Shown to Be Conducive
That the tastes of the reading- public
are changing from books of fiction to
the more solid works on educational
subjects, and that there Is a constant
ly Increasing- demand for books for
home reading. Is stated In the annual
report of George F. Bowermn, Ubar
lan. just made.
Besides the main building at the cor
ner of Eighth and New Tork Avenue,
there were 158 sgencles engaged dur
ing the past year In dispensing books,
and "through these agencies," ' Mr.
Bowerman reports, "s30,5!" volumes
were circulated Into the homes of
readers as compared with 601.717 vol
umes for the previous year, a rain of
48,810 volumes, or 8 per cent. In ad
dition. M.56S mounted pictures were
circulated, an Increase of 12.448, or 30
per cent" The report continues In
part as follows
"In each annual report It has been
possible to record a reduction In the
percentage of fiction circulated from
that ot the previous year. Last year
the reduction was from CO per cent to
58 per cent. The total reduction in
eight years has been 2i per cent; that
Is. from 84. the percentage In 1904, to
58. The ambition is held ultimately to
reduce the percentage of fiction circu
lated by the library to SO or even less.
The factors that have produced tile re
sults thus far achieved include. In addi
tion to the possible changing tastes or
reader;, the personal help and guidance
given by assistants at the information
desk and elsewhere, the progressive ex
tension of the open shelves, the display
on such open shelves of selected groups
of books on various subjects, frequently
changed, and especially the potent sug
gestions cf tbe book case labeled "Some
Readable Books. '
The fifth ear's experience In conduct
ing the industrial department In a sepa
rate reading room has only served to af
ford more-convincing proof than ever of
its complet utility. Although there has
not bees as Isrgr a proportionate gain
in use over the previous year as has been
shown in earlier reports, yet the Increase
has been sufficient to make tt desirable to
move the department to larger quarters.
that Is, to a room In the west end of the
basement twice the size of the room pre
Mr. Bowerman closes his report with
these comments on the library appropria
tions and the work the library could do
If It were adequately maintained
"It should be noticed that the library's
total appropriation for the fiscal year
1913 Is but 30.000. ss against K7.H0 for
r W THE BUSY CORNER r
MADAME READ THIS! '
300 Tailored Suits
.- Made by gmk-fimi tutors fri finest iityerted etet'hs,
wKtk $35 fe $51 wy sfw'al Monday
We could not print better news or more timely news than
this, and it isafe to say the entire lot (300) will go with a nish
Single and double breasted models with graceful lapels and new
model skirts Materials are excellent quality Bedford cords, whlpcorps.
plain and two-toned diagonals, cheviots, eponge, ratine, broadcloths, mix
tures, and tweeds.
Women who are accustomed to paying custom tailors 333 to 350 for
sutrnrlll be amazed at the extraordinary quality, the smartness, and
perfect fitting features of the suits in this sale at
Suit Store Second Floor.
the fiscal jearJSU. With a reduced ap
propriation, it Is therefore not unreason'
able to expect that the coming year's
record will be smaller than that ot tbe
one under review This Is by no means
an agreeable prospect Municipal libra
rles of other cities are at the present
time forging ahead almost universal!)
They are building branches and other
wise reaching out to cover their own
fields as completely as possible ueve
land spends 7 cents per capita, for Its
public library, as compared with 20 cent"'
per capita spent in vvasningicn
"Thet"e Is no reason why there should
not be In Washington a public library'
svstem which might fairly be a model for
the country This community is of more
than usual Intelligence So far ss avail
able to them. Its citizens use library
facilities with avidity Comparativeb
small private Incomes, short workns
days, and a fair degree of cultivation
are the rule here, affording time and
taste for reading Funds raised by taxa
tion are ample for the purpose, provided
they could become available- by appro
priation. The Carnegie money for
branches has been lying at hand for
nearly ten years To have a model pub
lic library sjstem in 'Washington would
not only be useful to the local population.
I ut would by Its example to the thou
sands who visit the Capital every ear
be Influential throughout the country.
Such an exhibition Is. It would seem, "one
to be fostered by affording expanding
appropriations, rather than to be checked
by stationary or falling appropriations,
such as those for the present year '
CASTOR I A
For Infants and Children.
He Kind You Hafe Always Bought
EVANGELIST GIVES TALK.
C. n. Raymond ddrresea 'Washing
ton Temple Coucre-tntlon.
"Despite the fact that the Christian
denominations are making a 'plendid ef
fort for the evangelism of the world in
this generation.' said Evangelist C Jl
Raymond, of New York, in an addreM
before the Washington Temple Congre
gation In New Masonic Temple vesterdas
afternoon, "we are fartner awai fr"m
this general evangelization than we wen
1W vears ago If the world Is to lie evan
gelized there must be greater and mor
united effort '
Mr Raymond discussed the theme
"VhyGod Permits Evil '
TheTservlce inaugurated th- work
the Washington Temple congregation
which has been established by local la
men interested in the furtherance r
Christian effort from a non-sectarian
BAND CONCERT TO-DAY.
Br th I nit. SUttt SoWmti Urmm
Baud. Jobn M Zimmemiami Thrrctor.
Id btnr HalL
Marco Lncle tmmj" .Hot 7m am
Otertuw "Tbe To Hassan ' Dorvr
rtite Suite I Fort lUnger Court
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PnFn FoTft Hie Korwten
renade orester CmixUIiir
Wedding Uarrt,"Dxnre Upon tbe
HlectJon "UMeo ami Juliet Grw.f
Rax Oddity Black P:amrad" IxUe
Excerpts from The Tied Mill llvrbert
Finale HarrT Nishu . Len
The Star Spangled Bannar "
Every Article in Our Store Is Marked in Plain Figures at the Credit Price
Cream together half a pound ot but
ter and half a pound of sugar add to
this four well-beaten eggs, and grad
ually stir In half a pound ot flour.
Spread on a flat tin to the thickness
of a quarter of an inch and bake in a
slow oven Then let It cool and serve
with finely grated pineapple, or some
ver tart jam
Another Lot of Monday Specials
Beef and Ham Mold.
Mince or chop finely one part beef
to half as much ham. and mix in
cupful of breadcrumbs; season with
salt pepper and nutmeg Add two well
beaten eggs and press the whole Into a
mold Cover with a clean cloth and
steam for four hours Serve cold with
sliced tomatoes and cucumbers.
towns st Special Summer Rates.
513 f2th St. N. W. "
We Gltt Totes ta The BeraM's ES.CDJ Contest
No Storage Charges for
Reasonable ratea an atorage. naullag.
aad naeklns. estimates rnrntabed. Ex.
UNION STORAGE CO..
Toon. M. 4S74. Mil Pa. Ara.
Te Qlr. Votes in Tbe Herald e SSSBa tfil.
CONOMY MEAT HARKE
TOo the test ef Foodstnl-eu
fcs had st tae lowest ptcrahlni
tUcea. Vteats. Fish, and ITortHoss
409 Third St. N. W
W Gtt Vot t ta jtltv Hstrtia m .E3.000 Cootcat.
IFJT'S ELECTRICAL, WE HAVE IT
Phone M. 3364.
S05 II St. M. w.
.Means natural .flavor and highest nu
HOMEMADE BREAD AND TIES.
2108 Pa. Ave. W. 25
We Girt Votes ta The Bsnld'f JB.080 CoBtaB.
Last week our plan of offering one-day specials brought a buying response
that was ven gratihing.
The reputation of this firm assures the public that a reduction in prices
here means an opportunity to buy our regular, reliable values at an actual
There is no suspicion that we ma be offering lower than our standard
qualities in order to quote lower prices.
AVe put a guaranty back, of every article lea ing our store, and this guaranty
means that actual sen ice must Miow the article to be exactly as repre-nted,
or we will replace it without question.
Our form of credit accommodation is more helpful than that of anv other
house in Washington. Tell us that ou wish purcha-es charged on an open
account, and we'll arrange to divide the pajments a ou may find it comenient
There are no notes to sign, and no interest to paj
Remember our carpet offer which is alwavs in force We make, line, and
!a them free, and charge ou nothing for whatever ma be waited in cutting
to match figures.
Dining Room Tables
We carry many stj les in gold
en oak and early English finish.
The line ranges in price from
$5 to $60. x
Special Monday 6-foot Gold
en Oak Extension Table; 54
inch top, clusteriegs.
. Bednced from. $35 to $30.
A handsome style in mission,
finish; extends to 6-foot length.
Bednced from $17.50 to $14.
charming dress tor the miss and
small woman Is presented In this design.
The dress closes at the front and has a
two-piece skirt which may be made with
empire or regulaUon waistline. The col
lar, vest and cuffs are made of contrast
ing material, and striped, fabric is -very
nice for this purpose, as is checked goods.
both imparting a pretty trimming touch
to the frock.
The pattern. No. S33S. Is cut in sizes it
16. and IS years. Medium size, requires
BB-S yards of zT-Inch material, 41-2 yards
ol SS-lncb fabric, or -3E-8 yards of ma
terial 44 Inches' wide, with 6-S yaf3 of
27-Inch contrasting goods.
The above pattern can be obtained by
sending; 10 cents to the Pattern Depart
ment ot Tbe Washington Herald,
Quality features the entire
line, and regular prices are so
low that it's impossible to make
Special Monday A very at
tractive pattern in golden oak,
hand-rubbed polish; large
French plate mirror.
Bednced from $50 to $45.
A better value in early-English
Bednced from $60 to $50.
A style that is substantially
made and well finished, in gold
en oak; good-size mirror. '
Bednced from $15 to $12.50. '
Special Monday One of our
prettiest styles in highly polished
Bednced from $15 to $12.50.
Our displaj of Bureaus is im
pressive. Many arc individual
pieces, while others have dress
ing table and chiffonier to
match, if ou wish them. There
are stvles in all the different
woods, and at a wide range in
Special Monday A good-
looking Dresser of golden oak;
well made and finished.
Beduced from $17.50 to $15.
One of ojr finest patterns in
mahogany finish ; hand-rubbed
Bednced from $85 to $70.
Another style of Bureau in
golden oak, substantially built;
roomy .drawers ; large mirror.
Bednced from $27.50 to $20.
We'll mention two of the
medium -priced patterns. We
have more elaborate ones up to
$100, but the line is so complete
that you may choose at almost
any figure jou wish.
Special Monday A Golden
Oak Chiffonier, with large draw
ers; highly polished; French
Bednced from $27.50 to $22.50,.
Another pattern in golden
oak, the colonial design; one of
our' best sellers.
Beduced from' $20 to .$16,60.
This week the specials are
taken from suites at moderate
We carry a large line at
prices ranging from $20 to $150.
Our qualities are guaranteed for
absolute satisfaction in their
Special Monday A 5-piece
suite, polished mahogany frames ;
upholstered in tapestry.
Beduced from $35 to $30.
A 3-piece suite, with polished
mahogany frames; seats uphol
stered in serviceable velour.
Bednced from $27.50 to $22.50.
We display them in large as
sortment, both plain and rope
styles, at prices from $3 to $30.
Special Mondaj Several
very pretty patterns of first-class
Beduced from $7.50 to $5.
Everything here from the
smalfest oil heater to the largest
base burner and kitchen range.
Special Monday An excellent
heating stove, burning coal
Beduced from $5.50 to $4.50.
Don't forget the great value
that we give you in an oil heater.
Special at $2.75,
Iron and Brass Beds
Here is a line containing some
of the best values m our store.
We've marked all prices low and
the reductions give vou extra
Special Mondav One of our
heavy styles, in white enameled
Iron Beds; 4 ft. 6 in. wide.
Beduced from $15 to $10.
A lighter pattern, in white en
amel, with brass knobs; 4 ft. 6
Beduced from SB.O to $4.75.
A very handsome Brass Bed;
heavy posts and fillers; 4 ft. 6
in. wide; bright, durable finish.
Beduced from $65 to $57.50.
A less expensive style, but
with large posts and top rails;
strong fillers; 4 ft. 6 in. wide;
Bednced from $37.50 to $30.
This season a much larger and
more varied stock than we've
Special Mondav Just to at
tract you to this department
one of our attractive patterns.
Beduced from $5 to $3.
You'll be interested in this
line, for cold weather will soon
Special Monday Our satin
finish Down Comforts, in beau
tiful designs and colorings.
Beduced from $15 to $12.50.
Strictly all-wool Blankets of
an extra quality.
Bednced from $12 to $9.
A line of "Bedspreads, many
attractive patterns for choice.
Beduced from $5 to $4.
at Bargain Prices
Special Monday Prompter
Beduced from $2.76 to $1.75.
. Special Monday Dinner Set,
of 100 pieces.
Reduced from $12 toi$10.
Special Monday Portable
Beduced from $7.50 to $6.
Special Monday An assort
ment of handsome Vases, mark-,
ed from $2 to $3.50.
, Beduced to $1.50 for Choice.
Special Monday A line of
Jardinieres and Pedestals.
Beduced from $5 to $3. ,
Special Monday A prettily
decorated Chocolate Set.
Bednced from $3.50 to $2.50.
Special Monday Toilet Set
of good quality and appearance.
Bednced from $3.50 to $2.50.
Peter Qrogan & Sons Company, 817 to 823 Seventh Street
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