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THE REPUBLIC: SUNDAY. OCTOBER 25, 190,,.
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positive commercial success.
In announcing this Improved GIBBS SYSTEM, we lay stress on Larger and Improved
Batteries. Greater Radius of Action, Motors Removed from Axles to Bod3 Great Improvements
in Wheels, Tires, Controller, Steering Gear, Brake and a score of other points.
WRITE FOR DETAILED PARTICULARS.
GIBBS ENGINEERING & MFG. CO.,
553 & 555 East II 6th Street, New York.
IMMIGRANTS IN STEERAGE
ARE RAPIDLY INCREASING.
WHITE HOUSE EMPLOYES
APPEAR IN UNIFORM.
Statistics of the Imuiijn-ation liureati Show Thut Italy Still Loads
With Austria-Hungary a (-'lose Second Other Nations iu
Their Order Are Itussia. Germany. Sweden, Ireland. England,
Japan and China Nearly a Million in All.
Washington. Oct. 3. The annual report
of Commissioner General Frank P. Sar
gent of the Bureau of Immigration shows-
a large increae of steerage Immigration
over that of the preceding year. the aggre
gate for the lUcal year of 1503 being 7.0(5
an increase over that cf last year of
I08.30J. or 23 per cent.
The statistics show an Increase In immi
gration from all foreign sources, sug
gesUng as the chief cause of the Influx
of aliens Into the United States during the
year the Inducements offered to settlers
here rather than any fpeciai causes of
discontent In their own countries. Of
tha toial steerage Immigration there came
from Europe &ICM7. from Asia SfiSt and
from all other sources 12.373.
If to these figures are added those rep
resenUng the total arrivals of alien cabin
passengers. Mjra. the result will show
that the total immigration of aliens to
the United States during the year aggre
gated K0.313, or 105,00 more than the
greatest number heretofore reported for
any one year.
The greatest number of immigrants. 130.
K2. came from Italy, an Increase of &UI7
ter last year; while Austria-Hungary
furnished 106.011, an increase of 3MC!;
Russia, UG.093. an Increase of 28.716; Ger
many, 40066. an increase of H.S72; Sweden
4G.K8. an Increase of 15,134; Ireland 35.
C10. an increase of 6,172. nnd England.
rs.aa. an increase of li6H. Of the Oriental
countries Japan was foremost, with 19.SS8.
an Increase of 5.6SS. while China contrib
uted 2.309. an Increase of MO over last year.
Of the total number of steerage aliens
613,146 were males and ZH.900 were females.
of whom 102,431 were less than 14 years of
rge. Of these 3.1)1 could read, but could
not write, and 1SS.677 who could neither
read nor write, leaving a balance able
both to read and to write of 668.033. The,
total amount of money brought bv them
into the United States was J1G.177.CU.
Exclusive of those denied admission at
tba land boundaries of the United States
S.7Q alien Immigrants were rejected for
various causes, the number of rejections
being nearly double those of the preceding
year. Of these 5.S12 were paupers. 1,773
were afflicted with disease, and 1.CS6 were
contract laborers. Concerning these fig
ures. Commissioner Sargent says:
"The most noteworthy features In this
statement are those in relation to the re
jections of alien contract laborer and
persons suffering with dangerous contagi
ous diseases, with respect to the former
It may be fairly assumed that the extra
vigilance of the officers charged with the
enforcement of the law has resulted In
the detection and the exclusion of LOSE,
which Is in excess of the number excluded
during any previous fiscal year since the
establishment of the bureau.
"As regards the; rejection of diseased
aliens, I mut reiterate the statement
made in the last annual report that it ex
hibits upon the part of some of the trans
portation lines such a wanton disregard
of the laws of this country as fully vindi
cates the wisdom of Congress in authoriz
ing, by the act. approved March 3. Yxa.
the Imposition of a penalty for bringing
diseased aliens to this country In the
cases In which the existence of the disease
Is perceptible at the timo of foreign em
barkation "
Commissioner Sargent strongly recom
mends that examination by competent
medical officials bo made of Immigrants
on behalf of this Government at foreign
ports of embarkation. He believes that
skilled physicians, representing this Gov
ernment, should be detailed for this serv
ice. The Commissioner refers to the grave
danger to the country found In tha colo
nizing or alien communities In our great
cities.
ALONG THE KOREAN COAST
WHERE WAR MAY BEGIN.
"I sleep viell enough at night,
And the blamedest appetite
'Ever mortal man possessed."
Kfler's fanner is tie very picture of a
maa advanced is tuts, yet 1b the enjoy
ment of perfect health. A good appe
tite, good digestion and Bound sleep, are
tee cntet factors in
a vigcrosa old sge.
Life is sustained
by food, when it is
properly digested
and assimilated.
When digestion
tails, there is a loss
of nutrition which
soon shows itself
in physical weak
ness, nervousness,
sleeplessness, etc.
Doctor Pierce's
Golden Medical
Discovery cures
diseases of the
stomach and other
organs of digestion
and nutrition. It
strengthens the
body in the only
way possible, by
enabling the as
similation of the
nutrition extracted
from food.
I aed tea bottles
of Dr. Pierce's Golden
Medical Discovery
and several vial of
his 'Fleasaat Pellets
a year ago Uus spring.
and hxre had so trouble with iadigejtlos) since,"
writes Mr. W T. Thompson, of Townseni
Broadwater Co. Monti am. "Words fail to tcH
haw thankful X am for the relief, as I had sof
ftred so much and it seoard that the doctors
could dome so good. 1 got down ia weight to
ij pounds, and wis sot able to work at an.
Kcw I weigh nearly rio and can do a day's work
on the farm. I have recommended year JE eel
cine to several, and (hall always have a good
word to say for Dr. Merer, and las oedloars.
The Common Sense Mediral Adviser,
jsoS pages, in paper covers, is sent free
on receipt of 21 one-cent stamps to pay
expense of nailing only. Address Dr.
a. V. Pierce. Baaslo, N. Y.
Island Impress Foreigner Vllh
Keeling- of Strangeness Sncli as 1
Not Esperleneed Kisevrhere.
Chemulpo. Korea. Sept. X. After a trip
In and out among numerous Inlands and
banks. Including some or a decidedly foggy
nature, one finds himself here, if it be low
water, but If the tide be well on toward
high it is only with considerable dlfllculty
that he can begin to form an estimate how
far off the nearest "place Is.
The tides are enormous, and In that re
spect bear a somewhat cIofc resemblance
to those of the Bay of Fundy. Before
reaching here one passes from water of a
beautiful blue to that of a muddy yellow,
hence the term Yellow Sea.
The largo and small rivers that empty
Into this sea bring dawn Immense quanti
ties of yellowish cand and mud. which
apiead out a great oisnance into tne rawer
JiaUuw water of tne sea, and take their
discoloring matter with them.
U rll acquainted though one may be with
the countries tnat border on the other side
Of the waters that wasn the Korean coast.
when he eteps on Korean soil ho finds him
self truly In an unknown and strange land.
All foreigners here seem to experience
this feeling or isolation which noes not
appear to affect them even in some of the
less well known Chinese towns.
The nag ltslf is a strange one to begin
with, una the figure In its center looks
Ilka two commas interlaced, or in the more
ordinary flags like two old-style powder
horns fitted to each other.
We are told by Lou ell In his work on
Korea that in Chinese phliosoph) thero
are two great principles, which may be
designated as male and remale. and that
the Koreans at the time they adopted
other Chinese customs became students
of this philosophy. Converts are prover
bially more xealous than those who Inherit
a belief.
It Is perhaps, therefore, no matter of
surprnc that in ardent admiration or this
philosophy they surpassed even their
teachers. Now In far Eastern philosophy,
mystlo symbols play a -very Important
role.
Among these, perhaps the most conspic
uous is what is known In Japanese as a
tomoye. a sort of scroll, but its origin Is
Chinese.
It always lies colled within a circle.
Sometimes It is alone; sometimes two
scrolls share the circle; sometimes three.
In Korea there are always two, and they
represent the light and the shade, or the
male and female principles cf Chinese phi
losophy. They are called la the language of this
place the Vong and the Tons So attached
are the Koreans to Ibis symbol that It
may be considered as their distinctive
mark, or national badge.
The peopls so consider It themselves, and
it forms the center of their national flags.
Korea at present. Instead of being rent
In twain by the two contending Powers,
Kmnla and Japan, seems to be In that
most uncomfortable state of compression
that anything finds itself In when between
the upper and nether millstones, and the
state or affairs here Is certainly a most
peculiar one.
Many Russian troops' are quite well
known to be coming across the country In
the Transstberlan Hallway cars. Just now
far these troops will come south before the
cold weather sets In is the question.
On the other hand. Japan Is bristling all
over for a fight, and If a sufficient supply
of the sinews of war can be found, she
will try and drive the Russians back.
Those who do not believe that war is
possible hold that the- activity now being
shown by the Japanese Is all bravado, as
the pecuniary state -cf that country will
not admit of anything being done on so
large a scale as would be necessary were
Russia to be the antagonist.
It Is very natural that this country
should fall to the share of Japan should
there be a partition, and It ems to the
fair-minded a? though Russia should con
tent herself with Manchuria.
But Japan has Formosa, and with all
that is possible In that semltroplcal island.
she certalnlv Is supposed to have a rich
possession. Russians claim that they. too.
are entitled to extend their dominion to
the southward.
Ir raining- Korea, howettr. they would
be able to too closely scrutinize Japan,
and would be a constant menace.
rrrMrn' Srrrrdtry Host Hear Hie
Illnmr ir innovation nicltea
Too .Much Hldlrnlr.
UKi'rni.ii- sw:n i
Washington, Oct 21. Secretary I.oeb in
tend that the Whlto Hou-e shall reem
ble some of the foreign courts. If too much
ridicule la not aroused by his Innuvatluu.
Eight messengers apioarcd to-day in uni
forms of dark blue with nickel buttons,
and It Is the secretary's intention to com
pel eery employe In the While House and
executive ofllces to don a uniform of some
sort. The uniforms planned for the ush
ers at the White House are gorg-ou, and
will remind the traveled visitors of the
courts or Kurope. Hven Chief Usher stone
will be attired in brilliant color.
Mr. Roosevelt ha given the plan his
tacit approval, but. ir too much or a row
Is kicked up. Mr. Iyjeb will have to stand
all the blamr.
John Addison Porter, secretary to PresI
dent MeKInley. was another who tried to
make the White Ilout look like a foreign
court. He ordered Captain Loeffler. the
President's doorkeeper, who Is an officer
in the army, to appear In his dress uni
form, Mr. MeKInley spotted KoeMor when
he opened the door the first time and
asked why he was In uniform. Cajitaln
loeffler referred him to Secretary Porter,
who said he thought it would look more
dignified to have all of the attendants
uniformed. Mr. MeKInley was very an
gry. This Is a Republic." said Mr. MeKInley.
"not a monarchy. Send Loeffler horn to
change his clothe."
Until Mr. Loeb'.a advent no one since
tnen nan had the courage. to suggest unl
ike.
forms at the White Hou
SLEEPWALKER IN DRY DOCK.
Marine Somnambulist St'nt to
Hospital for Observation.
New York. Oct. 24. Marines In the navy
yard maintained a painful reticence when
asked about Charles W. Sanders, an ap
prentice on the battleship Massachusetts,
who had been taken to the hospital.
A few nights ago a .naj. totally un
clothed, walked down the gangplank at
midnight. Bibulous marln-s and sailors
who saw him thought It was on appari
tlon. Plucking up courage, mme of them
watched, following the figure to the bot
tom of the big dry dock. There they
found it was Sanders, walking In his sleep.
As he has been subject to somnambulism
the doctors have placed him in hospital
for observation. "The man appears lit be
In perfect health.
KIPLING ASKED TO WRITE
POEM ABOUT BIRD-SLAYING.
SPECIAL nT rAni.E TO the new top.k
iiei:al.i and the st locks hkpchuc
London. Oct. 24.-(Copyright. IMS.) Mr.
Rudyard Kipling has been appealed to for
a poem which shall strengthen the hands
or those nho arc conducting a campaign
against the u earing of birds In women's
hats, but so far the poet's muse has been
recalcitrant.
The idea of boycotting milliners who of
fend In this particular, as done in Chicago,
has been suggested, but the milliners reply
that the birds used are not real, but man
ufactured by gluing feathers over a cot
ton or wool body.
Without noticing that this rejoinder
omits bow the feathers are obtained, tha
Selbourne Society, the bird protectors'
league, has applied to various ornitholo
gists for reports which are expected to
show that the milliners are prevaricators.
Doubtless a stronger word Is hoped for
from a pHrasc-maser line .air. hvipunc.
Riding over roughest roads, in CatsklU
Mountains, continuous rain, hub deep In
mud at times bridges washed out rail
roads abandoned, etc.. etc.. in the Endur
ance Contest between New York and
Ilttsburg. with one of their stock car
riages, the St. fouls Motor Carriage Com
pany. No. 1211 North Vandeventer avenue,
this city, established a record lor their
famous "Rigs that Run" that no other
automobile can boast of.
After one moo of twenty-four hours, the
tonneau arrived ahead of the twenty-five
other cars that were entered, making the
most remarkable record In the Endurance
Run.
J. S. Ward, Home From Abroad,
Says They Are Best iu
tlie" World.
SANITARIUMS FOR CHILDREN.
MYSTERY OF VANISHING
LOAVES IS NOT EXPLAINED.
srEciAi, nr cabij: to the new tork
HOIALDAXU THE ST. LOUIS REPUBLIC
London. Oct 24. ('opyrlght. ISO!.) To
account for the vanishing loaves of Bever
ley, which were mentioned In these dis
patches last week, a scientist at Hull has
advanced the theory cf the agency of en
zlnme. which, he savs. Is a secretion of
bacteria which has the power or converting-
any congenial material Into carbonic
acid.
A London bacteriologist thinks this
theory Is possible, but Improbable. He
calls it straining at a gnat and suggests
making a real test by heating the loaves
sufficiently to kill off the bacteria, then
niacin? the loaves In sterilized elass and
jratchtng them.
r.Ten supposing tne xsuu scienuii a
theory correct, one naturally asks: "If
the loaves crumbled, why didn't the cakes
placed with them do likewise!" Mean,
while suggestions of supernatural agencies
and talk of evil eyes, ghosts and witch
craft are gaining ground throughout the
district.
London's System of Public Uaths
and Their Maintenance For
ty Institutions Valued
at $7,S3(,S0U
REPUBLIC SPECIAL.
New York. Oct. 2(.-John S'eley Ward.
Jr a member or the Itosrd of Managers
of the New York Association for Im
proving the Condition of the Poor, has
just returned from Europe, where, during
the summer, he visited several hospitals
ami sanitariums devoted to the treatment
nnd caro or tuberculous children.
The association meets soon and it will
take up the question of the practicability
of building in this city a hospital ex
clusively for tuberculous children.
Mr. Ward collected full natlsUcs of the
institutions he ilslted. and these together
with a large number of photographs
which he had taken of the buildings,
grounds, wards, and patients, will be pre
sented. Mr. Ward also i chairman of ttie De
sartment or Public Ilith In the associa
tion, and ho made a complete study or the
admirable London system, with a view to
Increasing the number and usefulness of
th tiatha here.
The IonJon system of public-comfort
station, the number or which In this city.
M. Ward thinks. Is very Inadequate, also
claimed much of his attention.
The Investigation of the hospitals for
the treatment of tuberculous diseases were
made In France, which Mr. Ward say. Is
In advance or all other countries In that
respect,
"All together In France." he said."there
are 4.4U beds tor tuberculous children. In
I"aris everv year there are about 12.M)
deaths from tuberculosis, of which 2.WO
are children. In New York, while tho
total number of deaths Is smaller, the
proportion ts atawt th same. Lat year
thsro were SJ50 deaths, of which 1.UI were
i-himrtn. There are now approximately .
.ft) children irt this ritv -tunertng from '
ome form of the d!vas? and of this I
number 3.0 live in tenements" i
Paris Kill potts two hospitals for the care
or tuberculous children. One N at Ilervk- '
sur-Mcr. not tar from the city, and the '
other at Hend.ye. on tho Hay or lilfcay.
n-ar the Spanish border. Hoth of there are I
primarily for the treatment of tubercu
losis of tho bones, as In Kranco physicians '
now generally believe that the ea air is
not beneficial to thie suffering from lung
diewrtses. No pulmonary cases aro being
treated at llerck. but at Hendaye, on am
ount of its warm climate, there are a fe
pulmonary patients.
UiniCK HOSPITAL.
Perck is one of the best-known of !
French hospitals. It was founded in 1S6I. I
has grown up to cover a large amount of I
land, and contains 7M beds, all of which
aro now occupied. A nominal charge is
made, ami it costs for the i-uiport of each
patient it. 26c. or about 45 cents a day.
lhat includes Ilgnt. neat, medicines, food,
wages, all Incidental', and the cost or
transporting the children to and from
Pans. The patient vary In age from 3
to IS years, and the aterage period of
their stay m one ear. although some are
there for three vears. An Hverace nf
about 2a per cent are Discharged as cured.
ine most instructive hospital which Mr.
Ward visited, tntm the noint nf ifnnr ih(
It could beat serve as a model for a simi
lar Institution here, was that at Onueson.
near Paris, a hospital for the treatment of
children afflicted with pulmonary tuber
culosis. Connected with Onneson. which
is solely for boys from 3 to ID years
of age. Is a larger institution at Villier-sur-Marne
for the cure or bos from 10 to
1 years of age ana the hospital at Noisy
tor girn. lnese threa hospitals, whlcn
are Mtuated within a short distance of
one anutner. are ail for pulmonary tuber
culosis, and are supported by the French
charitable organization known as L'Ueu
vre des Knfanls Tuberculeux.
Orraeson 5Ir. Ward studied particularly,
because he thinks that it Is Just the wrt
of a hospital that would meet tne needs
of tubenuinsls children here. Tne build
ings are effectively planned, the wards
ongct. mo plumbing and ventilation per-
tri. mere are ias Mils, wnich maki
possible, tor the bead physician to
eacn pwueni eviry day.
Mr. Ward is or the opinion that the
most desirable site for the proposed hos
pital would be at Coney Island, where the
association now supports a seaside homo
for children. A hospital modeled some
what on the lines of Ormeson and con
taining 10) beiu?. Mr. Ward thinks could
be built for 1KMW. that amount to In
clude also the cost of the land.
To exemplify the work done at thes
hospitals it may be stated that at Or
meson in 13W2. 71 patients left the hospital.
Of these 41 wero cured. 21 Improved. 2 re
mained stationary, and 4 died. At Villier-sur-SIarne.
where there are 211 bed. IS
patients left in 1M2. Of that number 61
were cured. 3S improved. 4 remained sta
tionary. 14 became worse and 12 died.
PUBLIC-HATH SYSTEM.
While in London Mr. Ward devoted
much of his time to an examlnaUon of
tlio system of public baths. "In that re
spect." lie said. "I don't know that we
can ever hope to equal London." Be
sides being places where one can bathe,
they are places of amusement and recre
ation. London, for purposes of govern
ment, is divided into twenty-elgnt bor
oughs, and it is the business of each bor
ough to provide Its public baths.
There are forty public baths In London,
and almost without exception they are
liandsomo and substantial buildings, the
one at Lambeth, for instance, representing
an investment of POO.0V. The I'rince of
Wales Itoad Bath In St. Pancreas, the
Shoredltcb Batlis. and the Holbom Baths
ars Kcarcely less costly. These and with
very few exceptions all the other baths,
have a large swimming pool where swim
ming is taught and where races arc held
pvnodlcally.An admission of d Is charged
to witness the races, and Mr. Ward said
that on one occasion when he happened to
drop into one or these exhibitions the
building was crowded.
The value of all the Imdon public
baths. Including the sites and buildings. Is
J7.Svu.S0u. They are supported In part by
nominal fees which are charged. Some of
the newer ones are equipped with rooms
where women, who have not sufficient
room at home, can wash clothes.
In this dty there Is one public bath on
Hivlngton street, which Is open ail tho
jear round, and two others are nearing
completion, and JMS.C0O has been appro
priated with which to buUd six more, and
kites for four of them have been selected.
About i2S.cn persons maue use ot tne JUV'
kei it
visit
lngton street baths last year. The As
sociation for Improving the CpndlUon of
the Poor some time ago received a gift
from Mrs. A. Anderson, which Is being
.titi.eri In hiilldtnr a 1119.000 nlant on
East Thirty-eighth street, between First.
and Second avenues. m uuuuing
nearly completed, and the association ex
pects that It will be a model to show what
can be done in that line.
FESTUS CHURCH BENEFIT.
St. Louis Catholics Will Give Eu
chre in Jefferson Club Hall.
The Sacred Heart Catholic Church of
Festus. Mo.. wIU be, benefited by a euchre
In the Jefferson Clob Hall. Grand avenue
and "IVest Pine bontevard. Thursday even
ing. Several well-known St. Louis women, as
sisted by men prominent in parish and so
dality work, have arranged forthe euchre,
nnd It has been extensively advertised.
Fifty prizes will be offered as rewards
for good play. An excellent orchestra wiU
furnish music
Tho Sacred Heart Church and Its pastor
have many friends in this city, and the
benefit Is voluntary on .their part, to assist
Km niHfh wn.1. In Mft.rlirliet the are
contemplating. 1
Broadway Store.
New Importations for
the Fall Weddings.
Last week was a busy time in the China Store work
ing day and night unpacking and pricing the contents of
over two hundred cases of Marble and Bronze Statuary, Ped
estals and Art Goods just arrived from the Custom House.
The solution of the Wedding Gift problem is easier
and more delightful in our China Store to-day than ever
before. Never have the people of St. Louis been offered so
much in beauty and utility for so little money. If you've
a wedding present in mind, don't fail to take a look through
the China Store before making a selection, especially this week.
Italian Marbles.
AmoniT the decorations of a home
no ornament adds so much grace
and dicnity as a wcli-selected piece
of statuary such gifts are not
often duplicated.
Busts and Figures hundreds of beauti
ful examples of the sculptor's art. at
prices ranging $9.50, $12.50, $18.00,
$30.00 and upward.
Alarble Pedestals A handsome pedestal
for $5.50 if jou come to-morrow
prices ranging $7.50, $8.50, $10.50
and upward. Onjx Pedestals richly
enameled in bine aad gold, with band
painted medallions, worth up to $185.
Crystal Candlesticks.
llcr.e is something new just from Paris
and sure to be popular this season for table
decoration. Tall, slender fluted stems, very
graceful and dainty.
Prices. .. 14-in.. 16-in.. lS-iu..
$2.00 each. $2.25 each. $2.50 each.
Cut-Glass Special.
We have purchased an entire line of sam
ples of fine Cut Glass, which we will offer
until sold at prices ranging SQe below reg
ular. These pieces are displayed on tables
opposite our Cut-Glass Case and will be re
placed by fresh bargains until this lot is
exhausted see prices that follow:
Nappies, $2.00 Sugars and Creams, $3.90
Celery Dishes, $3.90 Am. Beauty Vases, $1.90
Spoon Trays, $3.00 Water Tumblers, 25c
Fruit Bowls, Bonbons, Etc., Etc.
Jardinieres and Pedestals.
With the autumn days come
plans for the winter, when so
much of our time is spent in
doors. Transplanting of flow
ers suggests Jardinieres, and
nowhere in St. Louis will you
find such a matchless assort
ment as in our China Store.
The special efforts of our
buyer have given this depart
ment a certain individuality
the leading potteries of Europe
and America are represented
here by many new shapes and
decorations.
Some are hand-painted. Come and see what values e
are offering. Prices, 25c, 50c, 75c, $1.00 aad up
to $35.00.
New Teplitz.
The designs this year are exquisite and the
prices astonishingly low for pieces of such ar
tistic beauty. Even the little Flower Bowls
at $2.00. $2.50 and $3.00. with their delicate
coloring and dainty figures, are gifts to be
prized.
The collection contains many jrotesque figures, such as
The Ping-Pong Player," "The Jockey," "The
Golfer," etc. Prices. $4.75 to $ 10.00.
Terra Cotta Figures.
Gracefully modeled, with most expressive faces every
separate piece a work of art. Subjects studies in
rural life, such as "The Sower," "Labor," etc.
Prices $35.00 and upward.
In the Art Room.
New arrivals have added many fresh pieces
to this magnificent collection, which is a min
iature exposition of the most famous products
of the decorator's art.
Host noticeable just now are the Sevres Vases, in many
entirely new designs, all exquisitely hand-painted,
and at prices so low that they will find inttant favor.
$7.50, $9, $10, $12, $15 and up to $50.00.
Bargains in Cups and Saucers.
Many careful housekeepers, desiring to reserve their expensive china for spe
cial occasions, provide a dozen or two of cups and saucers for everyday use. To
meet this demand we have placed a large order for genuine Haviland Cups and
Saucers, decorated inside and out with graceful sprays of flowers. These are dain
ty in shape, thin china, and come iu three decorations, pink, blue and green the
handles are stippled with gold. As long as they last we ,C
...til -aU flinsn -nrc ntirl Mlicftrc of SdJa
AFTER D IX.NE R AFTER I I X X K RS
errs axi) sax-- irfS.g axd tea cuts
CERS-ThedalntiCft j≫ jyjgK -"D SAUCERS N, -H
fv&ff iu German China. 5 JJ!&? liui German China I
. if'A .f.ttiif iImi.1 mni Wrsl. jSjL'irsr nnd iinulsllilr Af&-
(lecorauil cup and cT ,yrv orated la floral de-
saucer 10c - sums 15c
AFTER mXXEUS AXD CITS en's AXD SAUCERS-Mnde by COFFEE AXD TEA CITS AND
AXD SAUCERS German China. Ahrenfeldt beautifully decorated SAUCERS Gemmn nnd French
dalntlficd with delicate floral de- In flowers ami pId stippled China, in a variey of pretty shapes
signs and gold Mlppled 20c choice of many shape 35c choice for 60c
CUPS AXD SAUCERS-Jupanese. CUl'S AXD SAVCERS-Fine Ger- CITS AXD SAUCERS-Japanexe.
French, Carlsbad nnd Haviland man China some floral decorated German and Haviland China,
floral decorations, in brilliant others floral decorated and tint- Iieautlfiilly decorated In nianv
Fign and gold stippled 25c wl-all gold stippled SOc different shapes js'c
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WALKS 8,000 MILES
TO CURE CONSUMPTION.
92, BUT NEVER TASTED
A DROP PF WHISKY.
U.-C. Xorrla Gains 1'nrtjr ronnil
Tramp From California
ew York.
nnrrnucrsi-EciAL.
ailddletown. X. Y-, Oct. SL Having
walked S.0"0 milts to cure nlrowlf ot con
sumption. K. C Norris. for years a news
paper man in California and other West
ern States, arrived herp.
Xorris has walked all the war from
California, and Is now bound for New
York, where he once resided. He left San
Francisco August 8, 1901, to see If he could
not recover his health, physicians having
told him that he had consumption and
could live but a short time. He then
weighed nlnetv-rlx pounds. His weight
now is 114 pounds.
His route has been a crooked one. He
followed railroads all the time, with the
exception of a few dayr. when bo struck
out for the forest? ot Colorado and cot
lost
From San Francisco he went to Port
,Iand. Ore., thence to Seattle. Wash, back
to Portland. Into Idaho. Utah. Colorado,
Nebraska. Kansas. Missouri. Kentucky,
Ohio. Illinois. Indiana, into Canada, back
to Illinois, to Ohio. Pennsylvania and Into
New Tork. comiiu; down the Erie to this
city. j
Norris has received considerable help
frcm telecrapti operators alone the rail
roads daring his fonc tramp, and has had
noma stlrlUnK as well as amutlng experi
ence. When he arst set out Norris thought It
very doubtful about bis being able to
complete hi Intended tramp to New York.
but preferred to die on the war rather
than remain at home and alawiv u.
away with consumption.
Temperance, saya ."iced Joteph
I.oatirnlilarr, "Is Secret of
Health and Look Llvlngr."
r.EruuLicsPEcriAU
Greenville. Px. Oct. 21. Joseph Ijutxen
hiaer. the oldest native-bom resident of
Greenville, celebrated his ninety-second
birthday "last week. Bright and cheerful,
with a good memory and a clear mind.
Loutxcrihlser Is a fine type ot pioneer
stock. He still recounts many tales which
he heard first band from veterans of the
Revolution and the War of lSli.
This patriarch of the great Lemtzenhlser
clan remembers when there were less than
a dozen loc cabins In the entire Shenango
Valley.
Two things be has done faithfully to
abstain from liquor and to vote tor every
Democratic candidate for President from
Andrew Jack-on to the present time.
Temperance." Loutsennlser says. "Is
the secret of my good health and long living."
HIS CHILDREN HUNGRY,
FATHER TRIES TO DIE.
Marie
Iletjperate by Their Cries fus
KnotI, He Takes Draft
of l'olion.
Oae Fare far Ttosnd Trip to Memphis
VIA IRON MOUNTAIN P.OUTE
October 19. . ZX and X. Good for return
until October 11. -Tickets can be procured
at 8. B. Cor. Sixth and Ollv streets and
Union Station.
ONIONS SMOTHER FRIENDSHIP.
They Figure in Suit That Ends
Lifelong Comradeship,
nnrcnuc special.
New York. Oct. tL Involving the arlce
of sundry eels, onions and clams, and the
severance of a lifelong friendship, a suit
has been begun In the Kings County
Court. A. B. Wlllets Is plaintiff and
George A. A. KlngsUnd Is defendant.
In the complaint plaintiff alleges de
fendant owes him for half a barrel of
onion, a barrel of soft dams, a barrel
and a half of bard clams. JUO worth of
eels. JJ worth of fish, a dollar for a piece
ot rope and a large amount for dinners at
a club In Herkimer street.
Both men wero devoted friends until
four weeks ago. when trivial disputes
arose and the suit -and a counter sulttrver
the eels and onions followed. The case
was sent to a referee.
REPUBLIC SPnciAU
New York. Oct. 21. Unable to endure
the cries of his eight small chlfclrcn for
bread. Jacob Immel. a tailor out of oik.
made a desperate attempt to kill him
self with carbolic add in the yard of his
home, at No. 35 Debevoh"e street, nil
uamsbur?. Immel lost his employment several
months ago. and failure to obtain another
portion made him HI and despondent.
Recently his family were In sore want,
and for twenty-four hours before he maoa
the attempt on his life they ere starving.
Immel was too proud to nk friends for
aid. and when his children implored him
for food he ran to the yard and swallowed
to ounces of carbolic add.
ONSTIPATION
Tor oTr b!o jrt I inff erd with ekrool wi
tIpiilonnd dnrtnt thii it rat I haul to tk a
lajtctlan ot wina atr one Ttrr 2 boon ""?
1 cottld ht aa actio a on my bow, la. Uappllr
trtd Cat erts, aad today I am a v.U
Xanaciantar?ri btfora X at Cueinu I
af trod bo told Bl.ety with Internal pile. Tao
to yoo X tai fr from all that talt mora-or T
cau at UU la bthaif of anfftrtnc hamanltr.
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Sterliac Remedy Co.. Chicaco or N.Y. 603
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