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THE WASHINGTON HERALD. THURSDAY, ypVgMBER '4r, lfllR
"tSB BUSY" COSHER"
& SCrnrn $&m& & flta",
8TB St AND PEH1Q. AVE.
"Always the Best of Everything for the Least Money."
Today an Important Disposal
Several Broken lines From Recent Big Sales
Women s and Misses' Tailored Suits
Worth up to $32J0.
If your size is here, and it surely
must be. because the collection is
large, you will
Secure the Biggest Value of the
THE MATERIALS Poplins.
Gabardines, Whipcords and Broad
cloths. THE TRIMMINGS Fur.
Braid, Velvet, Military Buttons,
STYLES Are designed after
very high-priced, expensive models,
and many are in the new military
effects; some with the close-fitting
Of course, the new colors are
here, with plenty of navy and black,
the two most wanted shades of
Kann's Second Floor.
COUNSEL CLUB HEARS
LECTURE ON DEFENSE
Brig. Gen. Weaver Gives Illustrated
Address at University Club Judge
King Heads Organization.
The Common Counsel Club held Its scc
nd luncheon of the season at the Unl-
ritj Clubestcrdaj. when Brie. Gen.
Weaver, chief of the Coast Artillery, de
livered an illustrat'd lecture on "Na
tional Defense." Thirty members and in
cited guets were present.
Judge William R. King, chief counsel
of the Reclamation Service, was elected
preMdcnt to succeed Joseph E. Davles,
chairman of the Federal Trade Commis
sion R. W. Woolley. Director of tho
Mint, was elected secretarj to succeed
Judge Kins, and John Burke. Treasurer
of tbe United States, was re-elected treas
The nest luncheonji III be. n?iJ,L$.xn'
r J. l
TRADE BODY'S COUNSEL
Woman's Auxiliary at Alex
andria Addressed by Right
ELECT OFFICERS TODAY
Miss Myrtle Gulick, of Loudoun
County. If Wedded to Virgil
May Be Assigned to Handle Big Cases
in Government's Attempt to Reg
William S. Culbertson. a Washington
lawyer, who for several ears has been
University Club on November 1
Orer 32,000 Open Account. I
EAHXEU SURPLUS ... 1.000,000
Every Year Adds
to the stability of a proper
ly conducted bank.
fJTliis bank offers you the
strength and experience ac
cumulated during nearly fifty
jears of bound, progressive
ET'Same rate of interest paid
on both large and small ac
counts. National Savings and
Corner 15th and N. Y. Ave.
active in conducting the trial of cases
In the Supreme Court of the District and
the District Court of Appeals, was named
i-peclal counsel of the Federal Trade
Commission jesterday to Investigate the
trade laws and custom provisions or
Central and South America.
Mr. Culbertson is a graduate of Em
poria College, Emporia. Kan., and re
ceived his legal education at Yale, where
he was awarded the John Addison Porter
prize In 1910. for literary excellence and
historical accuracy of his book, entitled
"Tho Lifo of Alexander Hamilton."
It Is expected that, because of his ex
perience and qualifications as A trial
lawver. he will be assigned t6 conduct
many of the Important Jiearlngs which
I the new Federal Trade Commission w Hi
have to battle with during the early
stages of the government's attempt to
regulate great trade organizations in a
manner similar to the regulation of the
railroads by the Interstate Commerce
He was born In Greensburg. Pa., In
ISM. Before coming to Washington h
was a "cub" reporter on William Allan
White's newspaper at Emporia, Ivans.,
and has for many years enjoyed -the
warm personal friendship of that famous
Turks Halt Russian Attacks.
ConstanUnople U Berlin and Amster
dam. Nov. 3. The Turkish war office an
nounced today that Russian attacks on
the Caucasus front had been repulsed
and that the allies on Galllpoll Penin
sula, supported by a battleship and tor
pedo boat, had unsuccessfully bombard
ed the Dardanelles A hostile esel. It
added, was o badly damaged by the re
turn tiro of the Turkish batteries that
it had to be leacbcd west of Arl Burnu.
oning to a storm.
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This is Jean Bedini, the daredevil iuRRler. who
will catch a one-pound turnip dropped from the roof
of the Munsey Building on a fork gripped in his
teeth at noon Thursday.
This feat is being conducted under the auspices
of The Washington "Times.
Uon t mist the stunt! And don t fail to
JEAN BEDINI and his
Alexandria. Va., Nov. 1 Rt Rev. TV.
C Brown, D. D.. bishop coadjutor of
Virginia and formerly a missionary In
Brazil, this morning delivered an address
on "Woman's Work" at tho twenty-nftb
annual meeting of the board or the
woman's auxiliary oC the board of mis
sions of the Episcopal Church, which
convened In Christ Church.
The quiet hour service tonight was eon
ducted by Rev. R. H. McKlm. D. D.
Music was furnished by the three vested
choirs of the Episcopal churches hen
under the direction of Prof. J. E. Bagley.
Sessions of the association are being
presided over by Miss Louisa Davis. Ice
president, of Leeaburg, Vs., although
Miss Sallle Stuart, the president of the
association. Is attending.
After devotional exercises today and a
welcoming address by Rev. W. J. Mor
ton, rector of Christ Church, reports
were read and tha Johlor meeUng con
ducted by Mrs. Robert Barton, secretary.
Mrs. Osgood conducted the educational
Several prominent Episcopal clergymen
are slated to address the associaUon to
morrow. WiUi tbn election of officers in
the afternoon the session will end. al
though there will be a missionary meet
ing at night at Christ Church.
Miss Mjrrtle Gulick. daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. J. F. Gulick, of Aldle, Lou
don County. Va- and Virgil C Davis,
of this city, were married at 1:30
o'clock this afternoon at the home of
the bride, at Aldle. by Rev. C IL Lef-
ferts. or Mount ZIon Church.
Mrs. E. R. Feagsn was matron of
honor and E. R. Feagan was best
man. Louie G. Davis, brother of the
bridegroom, was groomsman. The
bride was formerly a school teacher
of Loudon County and is well known
Following the wedding a reception
was held, after which Mr. and Mrs.
Davis left for New York. Niagara
Falls, and other points. They will re
side at the Arlington. 916 King street,
this city, upon their return.
Alexander Lyles. 76 years old. died to
day after a long illness. He Is survived
bv a daughter, Mrs. C R. Yates. Mr.
Lylcs was a retired contractor ana
builder. Up to a few years ago he con
ducted a grocery store, but retired owing1
to falling health. Mr.Lyles during the
war served as a member of Mount
Vernon Guards, afterward Company E.
He was a member of R. E. Lee Camp,
Confederate Veterans. The funeral ar
rangements have not yet been mads.
Irving Haywood, 11 years old, while
In a room In the old city hotel building,
southwest corner of Cameron and Royal
treets this afternoon cut himself with a
razor. His Inurles consist of a gasa
across the throat and wrist. Haywood
was treated by Drs. Walter "A. Warflela
and Llewellyn PowelL Ills Injuries ars
not thought to be serious. Haywood Is
employed at a steel plant on the opposite
side of tbe liter.
A baraar will be opened tomorrow night
In Armory Hall to raise funds for the
Anne Lee Memorial Home for the Aged.
Work of fitting up the hall for the af
fair, which wlir end November II. will be
Mrs. Mary Rudd's funeral took place
today from her home, S19 Prince street.
Services were conducted by Rev. Dr. J.
W. Duffey. pastor of the M. E. Church
South, and Rev. E. V. Register, formerly
presiding elder of that church. Pall
bearers were T M. Jones, sr., T. M.
Jones. Jr.. C. E. Remington. Gorman
RIdgley. Elmer Davis and Mahlon Davis.
Rev. Dr. John Lee Allison, pastor of
tho Second Presbjtcrian Church, tonight
conducted union services at the First
Ai the Theaters Next Week
a K '
National "The Sons; of Songs."
. When "The Song; of Songs"' opens at
tho New National Theater next Mon
day night. Washington will have Its
first opportunity to see the most wide
ly discussed play in New York last
"The Song of Songs" needs no Intro
duction to tha Capital Adapted by
Edward Sheldon for the American
stage from tha famous Sudermann
novel, "Das Hohe Lied." It became the
theatrical sensation of Gotham where
It played for six months at tha El
Irene Fenwlck, who rose to stellar
heights by the portrayal of the lead
ing role In the New York production,
Thomas A. Wise. Cyril Kelghtley, and
Hardee Kirkland will be seen In their
The entire production will Pre
sented here exactly as It was seen in
BeUircl Mar Irwin In "33 TVash
As a result of her recent letter to
President Wilson, asking him to estab
lish a governmental department of
laughter, the .editorial writers of the
country have conferred enough tlUes
on May Irwin to cover not only her
expansive breast, but that of her
double In the play, "33 Washington
It Is In this same comedy that Miss Ir
win wlU be seen here at tbe Belasco
Theater next week.
She will como here from her run at
the Park Theater, New York City, with
the original production and the same
cast. Miss Irwin was one of tbe first
to open In New York last summer. The
play Is a dramatization of the novel
by Uw author. Leroy Scott. The stage
direction of the piece was done by
wuiiam uouier. a former associate or
Miss IrwU with the late Augustln
Miss Irwin's supporting cast In
cludes Frances Gaunt. George Clark.
Aldrlch Bowker. Clara Blandlck. Julia
Ralph. Leouard Holllster. Charlotte
Carter. Joseph Woodburn. Max A. Mey
er. Henery Hanson, and William Sully.
cration' zealous In Its glorification of
women. Miss Farrar Is it holly American
by ancestry, birth, training, and In
clination. As an artist. Miss Farrar holds a
Unique place. She Is neither the purely
lyric nor heroic type, but falls betweeri
the two. She seems to be a peculiarly
apt expression of the artistic Impulse of
our time as It Is found In opera and
"Midnight Maidens," with
Poll's "A Pair of Sixes."
One of the cleverest farce comedies
which has been seen In Washington In
recent years la "A Pair of Sixes." which
enjoys the unlquo distinction of having
played to engagements In the course
or a single season at one of the C thea
ters In Washington.
"A Pair of Sixes" will be the offering
or the Poll Players next week, when A.
jr. Van Buren assumes the role created
by Ralph Hen. that of the pill manu
facturer who wins In a game of poker
with his partner, and thereby secures
tbe sen Ices of that partner as a valet
for a period of one year. '
The story of the rlav Is concerned
chiefly with the developments which
cau&e both the master and the "valet"
to tire of the arrangement
There Is a pleasing romance Inter
woven among the many hilarious comedy
VIRGINIA CHUECH BUBNED.
Norfolk i;llflce In DIaze with Loss
of S 100,000.
Norfolk.Va.. Nov. 3. Christ Church,
the most magnificent Episcopal edifice In
the South, was gutted by fire today, with
SlfXt.OCO loss. The spire and walls arc
still standing, but the Interior was swept
and the roof caved In. It was reported
that two men were sun running from
the building shortly before the blaze was
discovered, which led to reports that
robbers, seeking gold communion plate,
had set the church on fire.
Dorothy Jardon will make her Wash
ington premiere In Keith vaudevlUe next
week. Featured In her repertolro of
songs will be Sllesue's latest. "Love.
Here Is Hy Heart." The extra added
attraction will be the Russian dancer.
Deslree Lubowska. who will present a
series of futurist and symbolical figures.
in wnjen all the movements are In an
gular or straight lines after tbe fashion
of the Egyptians In tho time of Moses.
Other Inclusions will be Francis Dooley
and Corlnne Sales. Julia Blane and com
pany. In a Southern comedy drama:
Crossman's eight musical entertainers;
Mllo, the query sensation; Bettle Bond
and Jlmmle Casson; Delmore and Lee;
the Patbe pictorial and the pipe organ
Sunday at the concerts the bill will
present the performers of the current
Ross Snow and Pete Curlev. come to the
Gayety next week. The vehicle selected
Is enUUed "Casey and Duff Visit Pan
ama." which Is In two acts and four
scenes. The music Is exclusively the
property of Gus Ilfll. Others to bo seen
In the, support of the two comedians are
Harvey Brooks. Talbot Kenny. Tony
Shane. Ed BIsIand. Bob Calvert. Jolly
John Larklns, Norma Bell. Rose Kessner
and Hilda LeRoy. Vaudeville numbers of
a high order are programed to Inter
sperse the show, and every effort has
been made to produce a wealth pf fun
The Doree Grand Opera Company, with
an attractive suportlng bill of varied
vaudeville, will constitute the new pro
gram for the last half of the week at
the Cosmos, beginning with today's mati
nees. A feature of the new supporting
bill will be the Lester Trio In "The Bath
tub Mystery." while Mile. Paula, the lit
tle aeriallst. Is another number. Lucody
and Costello. formerly of the Bohemian'
Trio, will have a comical musical num
ber, and Ted and Corlnne Breton will
appear In their song comedy. Elllngs
worth and Ruby will complete the bill,
with the Hearst-Sellg pictures and photo
Next week's big attraction will be Al
Von Tiber's "Honey Girls" troupe: Pearl
Brothers and Bums In their travesty on
rathskeller entertainers; the Three Dixon
Sisters: Horn and Harris; Green and
Piatt, and other attractions.
DEFENSE OF NEW.
Court Upholds Lindabury in
Ruling on. Witness in
HEARING IS SHORTENED
Government Cuts Down Case in "Con
spiracy" Trial May Probe Metro
politan Line's Activities. v
Casino War Pictures.
The German Side of the War" In mo
tion pictures made under the auspices
of the German and Austrian government
and exhibited for th benefit of blind
and crippled soldiers of theGerman and
Austrian armies, will be shown all next
week at the Casino Theater by special
arrangement with the Mayer Amusement
Company, proprietors of the house. The
exhibition commences next Sunday af
ternoon at 3 o'clock and on weekdays at
1 o'clock. The exhibitions will be con
tinuous each day until 10 JO p. m.
These plcfores have been made by Ed
win F. Welgle. the photographer of the
Chicago Tribune, and Include actual bat
tle scenes not only on the western lln.
In northern France, but In Gallcla and
Poland and show part of the battle for
the possession of Przemysl and the fall
of that stronghold and I-emburg
Patrons of T. Arthur Smith's "Ten Star
Concert Series" will have an opportunity
tomorrow afternoon at the New Na
tional Theater to hear three artists, each
of whom has a peculiar appeal to music
lovers here. With Oscar Seagle. whose
wonderful barytone has become the
"rage" since his comparatively recent
entrance Into the concert field; Ruth
Townsend, the talented soprano, who la
almost as well known In the social world,
and Mary Carlisle Howe, of eual fame
as pianist and composer, the recital bids
fair to be one of the most delightful
of the series.
Grratdlnr Farrar Next Tuesday.
Geraldlne Farrar. soprano from the
Metropolitan Grand Opera, will make
her only appearance In Washington this
season at the National Theater next
Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 under the man
agement of Mrs. Wilson-Greene. She
will be assisted by Rclnald Werrenrath.
baryr,ne; Ada Saasoll. harpist, and Rich
ard Epstein at tho piano.
Few women have been so showered
with precious gifts as Geraldlne Far
rar. lew women have so stirred the
Imagination of the public Her beauty
ner talent, her wit have made her a
singularly notable figure even In a gen
At Lnew's Columbia Theater, starting
on Monday afternoon aud continuing
throughout the week. Geraldlne Farrar
will make her debut as a photo-dramatic
artist. In a fllmlzatlon of "Carmen." pro
duced by the Jesse L. I.asky Feature
Play Company. In all the galleries of
operatic portraiture there Is no place
upon which the bright lights of public
plaudits shines-more brighUy than upon
the interpretation of this great Divas
The cast to support Miss Farrar was
carefully selected from the most cap
able artists m the country. Wallace
Reid plays Don Jose. Tedro de CorUooa
proved himself to be a better bull fighter
than the professional Toreadors. In the
staging of the bull fight scenes and was
applauded by a.W people for his splen
did work. William Elmer. Anita King.
Jeanle Macpherson. II. B. Carpenter ami
other members of the Lasky Company
are seen in the roles.
PLAN CLEARING CAMPAIGN.
Painters Arransrlna for Work to lie
Done Next Spring
Plans for a "clean-up and palnt-up"
campaign In Washington next spring
are being made by the local associa
tion of master painters.
At a meeting of the Master House
Painters and Decorators" Association
on Tuesday evening at the Corcoran
Building, reports were read from the
national committee on "clean-up and
palnt-up" at Cleveland. Ohio. It
stated that the campaigns were con
ducted last year In nearly every city
in the Union with the result that the
different communities were greatly"
Tm national committee has Its
headquarters at St Louis and Is com
posed of the principal organizations
of the paint Industry In the United
New York. Nov. 3. That the New
Haven "conspiracy" trial in the United
States District Court might be-materially
shortened was indicated today when the
government resumed Its examination of
Charles C Goodrich, a Sound steamer
Since the week-end adjournment last
Friday the government attorneys had cut
down Its case to an appreciable extent,
eliminating a great deal of documentary
evidence. This was In accordance with
the ruling of tho court that the govern
ment could not go outside of tho Indict
ment Goodrich testified at great length today
concerning the Hartford and New York
Transportation Company's dealing with
the New Haven Railway.
The traffic agreement between the two
companies, he said, was, entered Into In
1901. After that his steamboat company
did not haul to and from any points com
peting with the New Haven's rail and
steam lines. In some years the Hartford
line lost and never made more than 6 per
cent, he said.
Will Probe Metropolitan.
Morris K. Dugan. executive secretary
or the New Haven Railway, the next wit
ness. Identified many documents, the In
troduction of which Indicated that the
government next Intends to go Into the
Metropolitan Steamship angle of the New
Dugan's examination In the afternoon
consisted wholly of identifying signatures
attached to documentary evidence. All
of the documents exhibited tended to
show that tho government Intends to go
strongly Into the Metropolitan Steamboat
activities of the New Haven.
Fred Holbrook. vice president of the
Wells-Fargo Express Company, was the
next witness. He formerly was an as
sistant general freight agent of the New
Haven, and was on the witness stand a
good part of the afternoon Identifying
documents. He gave no testimony of any
Court Uphold Defense
The first rlpplu of the afternoon came
when the goernmnt was through with
Holbrook and attrmpted to dismiss him.
"Oh. no." Interposed R. V IJndabury.
counsel for William Rockefeller. "Has
the defense no rlsht to cross-examine the
"Tho government has not used him as
a witness yet," explained Ratts. "we
have used him merely to ldenUf letters.
We would prefer to have him cross-examined
"But If you can draw from the wltnest
explanation bearing on these letters. wh
not do It now-" said Undabury.
The court upheld the defense
7 at Gin)
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I Children's Coats Warm, Comfy Garments I
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i Ages 2 to 6 yrs. 5 to 1 5 yrs.
Smart Little Tailored Hats, $ 1 .00ta$5.00
Tailored Navy Serge Skifts for School Girls,
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Warm Sleeping Garments, All Sizes, 2 to
12 Years, 50c to 75c I
j Knit Goods for the Baby Caps, Sweaters, Leggins,
! Mittens, Sweater Sets. .
EMMA GOLDMAN CALLS
Anarchist Gives Lecture
archism vs. Socialism
"The Socialists In the French and Eng
lish cabinets knew hen they voted to
enter the great European war that they
were helping to preserve the worst gov
ernment oil earth, thtt which exists to
day in Russia." said Emma Goldman,
the anarchist, at Pythian Temple last
night. In a lecture on "Anarchism vs.
311st Goldman declared that the Social
ists were "flunkeys ti the capitalistic
class." and said that the leaders of the
movement were all cx-prlests. ex-college
professors, or ex-somrthlng else.
Miss Goldman will lecture every night
this week and on Sunday afternoon. To
night at S o'clock she will discuss "Sex,
the Great Element of Creative Art.'
Crepe de Chine
de Chine ; plaid
or striped silk
many smart Lace
Waists; all col
IKafka s T Qt &
Suffrage Workers Announce
Opening of New York Branch
Not Discouraged by Defeat, Congressional Union Will Open
Gotham Headquarters and Work Harder for Vote Local
Leaders to Attend Meeting Today.
MISS AYIZE LEADS SINGEES.
COMPANY AT THE GAYETY
ALL THIS WEEK
or sy ac
Special Conepoodrot of Hie YVufclsgtaa Benld.
New York. Nov. 1-Ethel Barrymore Is
piqued. She Is quite accustomed to re
ceiving nothing but the most flattering
comments irom aramaiic critics when
she appears In a new play In New York.
It seems to be habit to overwork a lot
of perfectly Innocent adjectives In de
scribing her charms.
When she appeared the other day In a
play written by Edna Ferber. the Chi
cago short-story writer, the usual thing
happened. Every critic went Into a
frenzy of "blurbs." That la, all but one.
Ills criticism was frankly cold and re
served and at least showed he had the
courage of his convictions. Tbe critic
was Heywood Broun and he graduated
from the baseball editorship of the Tri
bune vto the dramatic editorship. The
Herald Interviewed Miss Barrymore on
her most recent success and among
other things she said:
"All the critics praised my work ex
cept one, whom I understand was for
merly a baseball writer." '
II. Mitchell is one of New York's fore
most artists and II. T. Webster la like
wise aleadlng cartoonist. They spend
their vacations together In tthe Adiron
dack, borrow each other's cigars and
show other traits of untrammeled friend
This period of chummlness has extend
ed over several years and in that time
neither knew the other's first name.
When the subject was ever brought up
they have shown such a sklttishness that
they quickly veered to other topics.
The other night, however, both at
tended a banquet. The toastmaster an
uncouth person with no regard tor the
finer sensibilities called on "Harold
Jlltchell" to speak. Webster almost fell
off his chair with joy until later tbe
toastmaster called, upon "Harold Web
Neither .refer ta tha incident .for. It
seems that they' had often discussed with
great vehemence how they hated the
name of "Harold."
There Is a touch of pathos about the
suggestion that Robert Henley has made
to tne municipal labor bureau. Henley
Is a college graduate with a wife and
five children depending upon him and
nas oeen unsuccessful in a two years
search for work.
He says there are many Jobs, but for
none could he quality to the satisfaction
of the employer. He believes that there
are hundreds of other men in New York
wno are tramping the streets in the same
He wants the labor bureau to give each
man who has been, out of work more
than six months a blue tag to wear In
his coat lapel. He believes this will at
once create sympathy for the Job hunter
and in many cases result In employment.
Thomas L. -Masson. editor and writer,
has two hobbles golf and the education
of his four children As a golf player,
he Is an excellent editor, but as a parent
educator he Is unique. Every morning
between the time of 1:15 and 9:15, In the
big attlo of his home at Glen Rltye he
and his four children two girls and two
boys hold converse with the classics.
Mr. Masson has contrived to shake
the dust out, of the dustiest books to
throw ancient truths against an Interest
ing screen of modern existence and Inject
Into academic subjects the living spark
of erery-day life.
He believes that there Is a certain
prison twangjabout the word school and
he has overcome that prejudice and In
stilled In the minds of his children the
desire to know about things.
Getting past the barbcd-wlre entangle
ments to magaxlne editors In New York
requires tact, diplomacy and sometimes
brute strength. It la much easier to see
the President. One writer disguised him
self as .a xaesstrurer Iha-tptkag'dax and
got la. , ,
Miss Ruth Leah Alr has been ap
pointed temporary director of the Girls'
Glee Club of George Washington Lni
versit .Miss Ayler was director of the
club Ian ear She 3t graduated last
! spring from Columbian College of the
. . , , . . unlerslt. Miss Marie Gatchell and
British Off for America. Miss Elizabeth Cullen are in charge of
London. Nov. 3. Mr. and Mrs Harrv reorganization work.
louder. Frederick Palmer, the wtr cor- Among the members of the club are
respondent. Marshall Field of Chicago! Rachael Renter. Johanna Best. Mabel
and Clifford Caner. of the American Blanchard. Rlndon Colonna. Elizabeth
Embassy were passengers on the Amer-i Ci.llen. Eleanor Earnsha Marie
lean liner St. Louis which sailed fori Gatchell. Minna GUI. Margaret Haines.
New York today. Every berth on the Margaret Knowles. Ruth Phillips. Inez
vessel was taken. Most of the passengers i Ryan, Elizabeth Richardson and Theo-
were British subjects. I dosla D. Sclbold.
Undismayed bv the defeat of suffraK
at the polls In New York. Massachusetts
and Penns)lvanla. local suff racist- Yes
terday added new zest to their campaign
for the securing of a suffrage ameml-
ment to the Constitution at the coming
session of Congres.
Announcement was made that the Con
gresslonal Union for Woman Suffrage
would immediately open branch head
quarters In New Tork City. The organi
zation had been requested not to com
mence Its activities In tbe State until the
State election had been held ThH was
to prevent the confusion of State and na
tional Issues. Miss Doris Stevens, of the
Congressional Union, has left for New
York to assume charge of the branch.
Members Leave for Meeting.
'A meeting of the executive committee
of the union will be held tomorrow In
New York. Miss AHcp Paul, chairman of
the union, left Washington yesterday for
New York to attend the meeting Miss
Lucy Burns, vice chairman of the union.
will leave the city tomorrow for the meet
ing. Miss Paul speaks tonight at a lis
suffrage meeting In New York.
The union now has organized in nrteen
States and Is prepared to wage a strenu
ous campaign for national suffrage.
An open-air meeting was held last
night under the auspices of the union at
Ninth and E streets northwest. Mrs.
Jesse II. MacKaye was the principal
Regarding Ttiesda's elections. Miss
Psul yesterdsy said:
"While we are regretful that suffrage
did not win In New York. Massachusetts,
or Pennsylvania, we realize that these
defeats will greatly strengthen the
movement for a national suffrage
amendment to which the Congressional
Union for Woman Suffrage Li dedicated.
"The defeats in four States this au
tumn will undoubtedly convince all suf
fragists of the vtsdom of concentrating
on an amendment to th national Con
stitution rather than dissipating their
energy and money In laborious and cost
ly State referendum campaigns such as
have Just-been unsuccessfully waged In
New York. Massachusetts. Pennsylvania,
and New Jersey.
"We are making extended preparation:
for work with the next session of Con
gress, and are full of hope that the lev
erage which we possess In that body as
a result of the fact that one-fourth of
the Senate, one-sixth of the House, and
one-fifth of the vote for President, now
come from suffrage States, will mean tha
passage of the national amendment In
the next session."
The following statement was issued
from the headquarters of the national
congressional committee of the National
American Woman Suffrage Association
by Mrs. Laura Puffer Morgan, press
"The campaign in the four big East
ern States, thought It has not enfran
chised women In any one of them, has
put the cause of suffrage on a footing
rever before attained In this country,
and Impossible of attainment In any
"In New York alone It has put on rec
ord one million women who want to
vote and has registered at the polls half
a million men In favor of suffrage. This
enormous suffrage sentiment can not 'ail
to be converted Into votes 'or our Fed
eral amendment In Congress. If the mem
bers from these four States pretend to
represent their constituents."
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Last Minute Shopping News in
the Morning Papers Pays
Because it Is Read
"There are various advantages to be gained from 'last minute
advertising' and many people count on the morning adds to facili
tate their shopping.
"Papers of the preceding evenings have been lost why the
necessity of keeping old evening papers 'dien lift morning adver
tisements loom fresh with the day's offerings?
"It is not always practicable to formulate one's plans hours
ahead an unexpected necessity arises causing a shopping tour
the dav itself is often an incentive, for when the sun shines brightly
you feel the desire 'to go down toxti.' You then seek the morning
papers to see what they have in the way of adds. You wish an
objective point in shopping everybody kttmes that. You also wish
bargains. Xced I add what joy a real bargain is to a woman's
"By consulting The Morning Herald you get. the guide you
wish, also you get what I consider the greatest advantage the morn
ing papers haze over the evening before the latest the merchants
have to offer.
"They have, been able to insert their advertisements after the
evening paper has gone to press. They put forth all and the best
thev have for the coming day. The evening paper of the day be
fore is old and the afternoon paper of the day is too late, so we
rely almost entirely on the morning adds.
"Another great advantage is that if people cannot take both
aftcrnadii and morning paper, they are very apt to select the latter,
as it is most natural to read your paper after breakfast in order to
be conversant tcith the current events in mixing during the day
with your friends both in business and socially. In that way the
morning paper usually has a larger circulation, reaches more people
and the advertisements more universally read."
More and more merchants and public alike are appreciating the advar
taies ef adTertiskg os the day the advertised articles are for sale.