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THE MOBNESG TITLES, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1895.
In buying your Fall Outfit you naturally want the beat obtainable for the price
you pay, and nowhere can you get such satisfactory garments as HERB. SATIS
FACTORY FABRICS SATISFACTORILY TAILORED, SATISFACTORY FIT
at SATISFACTORY PRICES, add to" this the privilege of getting your money back
for whatever doesn't suit and you can easily see why EVERYBODY SAYS THIS IS
THE IDEAI, SHOPPING PLACE of the town.
It is a treat to
CLOTHES to look through
OUR men's stock. Fabrics
not usually seen, except at
the best custom shops, are
HERE in big variety. Cut
in the latest fashion, tailored
faultlessly and perfect fit
ting, at less than the usual
$10 to $40
is our range of prices
for these superior garments
all styles, backs, both dou
I-!- n-I fiM(v1aKtflnc?fil It- Hi L ?Jf
uic aim am;;.i;ii.MivU, vyui. jj
awaj' i1 rocK, Jingnsu want
ing Coats and Prince Al
berts. Fall Overcoats, too.
Variety and styles enough
to suit every man in Wash
ington. All cut right, made
With a record of forty years'
leadership as clothiers to
the juveniles our assortment
for this season is still ahead
of all competitors, ahead of
even our own best previous
efforts, better materials, bet
ter trimmings, better work
manship, and newer styles at
less than others' prices, is
what puts us in the lead and
keeps us there.
Long Pants suits,
$7.50 to $25.
Short Pants Suits,
$2.50 to $18.
A big variety in each
every grade, a bigger
better one than in any
two stores combined.
rijrht and marked at the
$10 to $35.
Selling exclusive hatters .$ 5-00 Hats for $3 is what has
tuiltupsuch a big business here in such a short time. Tc
are still at it, too. urvcyou oiircfcoicc
of all standard blocks anil guarantee
them as fullv as the makers tlo. A good
Dcrbv at $2 that is so!d elsewhere at
$3, $3.50, is another bin card for us and
saving to von. better see us before vou bnv your ncit
From a small beginning a little over a year ago
', -Z our FURNISH-
SUi """ HIJ'li
has grown to be
one of the biggest
in town. In fact
it IS the MOST
stock of RELIA
cit-. Xewest neck
REUABLE aretheonlv hind we sell. - New fall stock chiefs, Suspenders, Underwear, aniris, uonars,
n,.. ,,, a i,;n ,i nWer I; nF Cuffs. Nisrht Robes. Paiamas. 'etc, for Men and
the newest and best stvlcs made, Calf. Boys. Canes, Umbrellas, and Golf Sticks in great
Kusset Calf, Patent Calf, Enameled variety, everything of only the best makes, but at
ift,,- rr,in.-on nnt Knnnnmn ,n less than usual nriccs. Bicvcle. Golf, and all
SHOES that FIT, that are STYLISH, and that arc wear, newest Hosiery, newest
ri V SvLW I
Lace, button, and Congress Gaiters,
$2.40 to $6.50 for Glen's
$1.40 to $3.00 for Uovs.
other athletic Suits, Shirts, Sweaters, Stockings,
Shoes, Belts, etc. A big line of theiiL A visit
will convince you of where it is to your interest to
1200 F STREET,
for Men and Boys.
Don't lift 'em up until you have read every
line of this announcement. The- season has
changed fall is here and it is time to set your
russet shoes aside for styles tbat are neater and
dressier. Our orders for Fall and Winter Foot
wear were placed before the advance in leather
that's one reason why it's going to pay you to buy
KERF. "We're selling the same identical quali
ties as of old and at the same prices that have
made the Family Shoe Store famous.
Shoes for Men.
Our Calf Shoes for Men at $1.9S and $3 are in
the same standard qualities that have kept them
far in the lead of any that have ever been offered
elsewhere at these prices. Newest shapes and
It's Time to Think
0 about buying a pair of shoes that are in
keeping with the season, and there are none
neater, more durable or more convenient
v tlnn niir mw TT,n ri -m f1 .minr for llfv TP-
quire no blacking and do not crack. They
are very dressy price, $3.
About Patent Leathers.
gs) Of course they are strictly proper for all
Tdress occasions. We are showing some
new shapes that are going to be "the
thincr" this Rpnsnti nrirps S3 ntid ."11 a rar.
The five-dollar ones are made from the very
best imported Calf 'Patent Leather.
For Tender Feet.
m There are no other shoes-made that com
bine so many lines of comfort as our
jriuur vuy viu onues every corn ana
tender snot finds an e.isv rest'titr n1ar.fi in
their soft kid leather. All styles of toe
with or without tips price $5.
. Don't pay 50c for overgaiters we sell'them
310 and 312 Seventh Street,
313 Eighth Street.
SPOOKS ARE REAL TO THEM
The Rational Spiritualists' Associ
ation to Meet Here.
It Will AtM-nible the -Middle of ext
Month and Itt-nmlii In Sooslou
The third annual convention of the Na
States of America and Canada will be
called to order at Masonic Temple, October
ID. This will be the second time the as
sociation has met In this city and the third
time it has met since its organization.
The object of this convention of the as
sociation is to establish a irowerful central
organization for the purpose of promoting
co-operation of efrort throughout the spir
itualistic world, to establish new local as
sociations, wherever possible, for the bet
ter education and equipment of the speakers
and mediums, to devise a system of or
ganized effort for the defense of mediums
from unjust prosecution under the law;
mediumehip being a crime in many of the
The association seeks to establish schools
and colleges of a higher srder than those
now In oeration, letting natural education
prevail, and having the schools absolutely
non-sectarian, to establish hospitals, pr
more properly, sanitariums, for sick and
disabled mediums and all In the spirituals
lsllc world who are afflicted in any way.
Th'e system Is to be on an extended and
A psychic instltulcis contemplated where
those who have decided niediumlstlc gifts
may have every facility and encourage
ment for the development of the same, to
5he very fullest extent.
President Harrison D. Barrett, in speak
ing to a Times representative of the pro
posed educational equipment, said:
"We hold that the higher the theme,
and the more exalted the system, the
purer tbat which comes through or ema
nates from It. Wc wish to establish
homes for aged speakers, mediums and
laity, where they may be tared for by
those of their same faith; and ultimately
we intend to build in this city, a spiritual
ists' temple, for use of spiritualists in
the United States, from which shall Issue
the most orthodox teachings of our faith."
There Js a movement on foot looking to
the establishment of a spiritualistic library
tor the preservation of the writings of
eminent spiritualists, there being about
150 volumes already collected, among
which arc some very creditable produc
tions, showing that, there are some of
our most Intellectual and highly culti
vated men laboring In behalf of the faith.
It is expected tbat there will be ICO
or more delegates in attendance at this
conference, which will be In session ttree
days, and bold -two business meetings
At 7:30 each evening grand public
meetings, with addresses, spirit commu
nications, music, etc., will be held; a
large number of lecturers and mediums
will be present and participate In the
exercises. An Invitation has been ex"
tended to all spiritualists In the United
States and Canada to be present. After
the speakers have given a talk on the
fundamental principles of spiritualism,
its doct rifles, etc, the test mediums will
give platform tests or public seances.
The officers and trustees of the asso
President, Harrison D. Barrett, who re
sides In the District, bnt whose citizen
ship Is In New York State; vice presi
dent, Mrs. Cora L. V. Richmond, Chicago,
HI.; secretary, Francis B. Woodbury,
These Cold Mornings
What is more delicious than a cup of Java and Mocha Coffee. All
this week we will sell the best Mixed Tea for fifty cents per pound
and the Java and Mocha Coffee for thirty cents. Arbuckle's Coffee
for twenty-two cents lb.
Special Reduction in Flour.
Bring this advertisement- and you will be allowed 25 cents on the purchase of one barrel
of Flour.x Make up your orders from this list.
Box of 80 good cigars 65c
White Wine Vinegar 17c
California l'cars &
California Peaches Cc
Kvaporalcd Cream. cau JJjc
MeM Buttcriiic.lb I7c
J.B. ltakluz Powder. Mb. tins. 2(c
Ground Coffee, per pi irq
8moked Herring, box Jgo
ImportedSnrdiiies.larce, wilhkey.. .. 18c
Pretzelettes. lb (Tom Thumb) .. .. fic
Mrloiu Steak J5c
Witch Hazel, pint bottle -c
1-32 bbl Unyairnmlly Flour lc
l-32bbl inectrlcLixhtFiojr 15c
Imported Sardines In tomato sauce.
!M!r MIH- .. . .. .. .. lHC
Ilasle Brand Condensed Milk llc
Lobster, tall cans "c
Webb's Cocoa, t'rtln 17c
Cider Yiliwrnr- p.-illnn.. .. .. .. .. .. 17c
Wilbur's Chocolate, cake ISc
Porlerhoukfl Stent .. .. 18'
French Uakliu l'ovwlcr. 1-2 lb cans.. 18e
Lea Purrlii'b WornMershlrcSauce.. 25cj
Columbia Soups Julienne. Conmni
me. Mulllirntnwiir. Chicken. To
mato large cans, each 20c
Durl-ce's Salad Dressing, bottle.. .. 23c
Best Elgin Butter, lb 28c
Dunliar's Baratarla Shrimps, lurce.. 25c
Java F!aorel Coffee 25c
Ohio Maple Syrup, per can :5c
Colbnrn's Curry Powder, bottle.. .. 25c
liinderson's Blrcli Phosphate, bottle
Ttoyal Baking Powder 1 lb iBo
Clctelanri Ha King Powder, 1 lb -irc
Golden Drip Syrup -inc
5-lh palls Cottolono -18c
Horseshoe Chewing Tobacco, lb.. .. DOC
5li palls Lard ibest) COc
Fancy Mixed Tea BOc
Gravely 3 ply Chewing Tobacco.. .. 60c
Choice Oolong Tea .-60c
Choice Gunpowder Tea 60c
1-8 bbl. Electric Light Flour 60c
Wilbur's Cocoa, per tin 20c
ArbucLle Coifee 2Co
Olive Oil (Imported) 2nc
Best Malt Vinegar, gallon 27c
Best White Wine Vinegar, gallon.. .. 27c
3-Ib pahs Cottolene 28o
r string Brooms 28c
1-10 bbl. Electric Llsht Flour :lc
3 lb palls Lard (best).. 30c
1-16 bbl. Itoyal Family Flour 30c
ltlrhanlsou & Bobbins' Potted Turkey,
Holland Java aud-Mocha Coffee.. .. 30c
Java and Mocha Coffee 30c
1-16 bbl. Lily Best Patent Flour.. .. 3.-:
Frencli Baking Powder, II b cans.. 3.c
Fine Gunpowder Tea 35c
Spring Leaf Tea 35c
Old Government Java Coffee 35c
Bst Mocha Coffee 35c
New Orleans Baking Molasses 45c
Fine Oolong Tea 35c
Mustard, per gallon -trie
1-8 bbl. Lily Best Patent riour.. .. 65c
Extra Choice Oolong Tea .. 80c
Extra Choice Gunpowder Tea.. . .. 80c
Koyal Family Flour bbl S4.00
1-4 bbl. Family Flour S1.00
1-8 bbl. Royal Family 50c
Lily P-cst I'atent Flour, bbl $4.23
1-4 bhl. Lily B(t Patent Flour.. ..51.23
Elrctrlo Light Best Family Flour,
1-4 bbl. Electric IJclit Flour $1.15
Quart size Lea A Pcrrins' Sauce,
per bottle , .. 75c
Gilt Edge Hoap (5c. size), each 3c
Babbitt's Soap -1 l-4c
bugar-curtil bhouidersi lb 8c
Ground Pepper, 1-4 pound 8c
Yellow Mustard Seed, 1-4 pound.. .. 8c
Ground Mustard, 1-4 pound 8c
Ground Cinnamon, 14 pound 8c
Ground Mace, 1-8 pound 8c
Whole Mace, 1-8 pound 8c
Ground Cayenne Pepper, 1-4 pound 8c
Whole Pepper, 1-4 pound 8c
FruitPuddlne, all flavor 8c
Hindi's Banco 8c
.1. B. Baking Powder, 1-2 pound tins 8c
Large Lemon Extracts 10c
Large Vanilla JOc
Bottles Catsup 8c
Good Stcas 8 and 10c
Kice Flour, per package.. 8c
Elgin Star Condensed Milk. can.. .. 8c
IUxby's Large Blacking 8c
Olive, per bottle 8c
Large Mustard Sardines fc
Sago, per package 8c
Fat liack. for reasoning 8c
Western Shoulder 8e
Mixed Candy, per pound 8c
Ivory (Elephant Head) Starch.. .. 8c
Home made Egg Noodles, largo
Olives, in glass Jars..' .. ..'
Candles, No. 6, per set
Hemp Clothes Line, 100 feet..
Humford'sG oz. Yeast Powder..
Large3 lb. CanBaked Beans.. ..
Canned Oysters, per can
Maryland Penches.percan., .. ..
Ell Pcttijohu's Food, package.
Chloridn of Lime, large
Bakln-r Powder. 1-4-lb. cans..
Kefleclor. the best brass and silver
polisher known, package
Halslns. Sultanas .
Baby Brand Condensed Milk, can
Salmon, tall cans
Imported H.lriltnes. small, key.. ,
Steak Salmon, lame flat cans.. .
Fiatcaus Mackerel. best
All persons are cautioned against giving
any orders to fraudulent tramps claim
ing to sell for our house. We have no
Diamond Starch (needs no blue) .. 8e
Tapioca.per package .. .. 8c
Farina, pound package 8c
Olivo Oil. small 8c-
Early Juno Peas 8c
Stick Candy, all flavors 8c
Red Seal Lye. can 10c
Large French Trunes ICe
NcwYork Cream Biscuit 10c
Lemon Cakes 10c
MUkLtinch Biscuits 10c
Mixed Nuts, best 15c
California Evaporated Ppaches.. .. 12c
California Evaporated Pears.. .. 12c
California Evaporated Apples.. .. 12c.
New Prunells 1-c
Chalmers GiUtlnc 10c
Largo Silver Prunes 12c
California Evaporated Apricots.. .. 12c
Chicory, lb 10c
Best Cream Cheese, lb 12c
Lanternjars Sirup, pints 12c
T-irfft Ibittlpfl CatsuD ICe
GravcIey'sBest Tobacco 10c J
Baltimore Sugar-cured nams. lb.. .. 12c
Bacon Strips 12c
Society Wnrers 12c
Vanilla Cakes 12c
Sugar Jumbles.., 12c
Honey JuTnbU.. 12c
Mixed Rifle Nuts Sc
haltinc Wafers lev
Graham Wafers, per pound 12e
Vanilla Wafers, per pound 12o
Egg Biscuits, rer pound lrc
Winter Green Candy 12c
Canned Corn Boer, Mired 12c
Ulb Roast or Beef steak 12c
Round Steak 12
Sack Corumeal (Squirrel brand) .. 15c
Plymouth Rock (both colors) gela
Olive Oil ; 12c
Campbell's Becrsleak Catsup, pt.. .. 15c
Cal Pitted Evaporated Plums.lb.. .. 12c
Lantern Jars Mustard 15o
Imported Spaghetti, per package.. .. lrc
French Pea.ercan .. .. 15c
Best Fresh Eggs. Doz 17c
Criterion Brand Cal Canned Apricots. 15c
Quecn& Anderson Jams 15o
Large Mze Bags Salt, 2 for Ci
Hoap Powder 3c
Fat Smoked Bloaters, each 3c
Hominy Grits 3c
Coarse Ilomluy 3c
Coffee IM.uct perbx 3c
Toilet Soap, Miller's Cake 4c
Blxhy'x Small Blacking Cc
.Mucilage, 5c. size 3c
titleless Codfish 5c
Enamellne Stove Polish .. .. .. .. 5c
Large Lump Starth 5c
Iroiirhlne Stove Polish 4c
star hoap, cuke 4c
RosuLear Sikip, dry 2yearsold .. .. 4c
IWiiaxi-ujap. cake .- -- .. .. 4C
Blown Soap, long bars 4c
Soapiue, package 4c
Pennine, package 4c
EuglUhPearlHoap.lt floats 4c
llnioks' Crystal boap 4c
1770 Powder 4c
Boll Ami Cc
Ginger snaits, per pound 5u
Soda Cracker, per pound Cc
Cream Crackers, per pound 5c
Johnston's C-oz. cast Powder 10c
Rice, large grain, lb 5c
Dried Beans, lb 5c
J. B. BaklugFowder. 1-4-poundtins . Cc
Small Lemon Extracts 5c
Small Vanilla Cc
Small Glasses Mustard Cc
Chloride t Lime, small boxes 5c
Toilet Hoap, fancy cake R Cc
Patent Laundry Wax Cc
Rising Hun Stove Polish Cc
Small Oil Saidiim, can Cc
Tapioca, !oo-e, lb .. .. 7c
Large WholeNutmegs. G for Cc
Large Pint Bottles Blue Cc
Ball Blue, In boxes, each Cc
Picnic Size Baked Beans Cc
IIunler'nMastard Dressing, large .. .. 5
Water Lily soap, largc'slze 5c
Pint Bottles Catsup 10c
Celery Salt, botlic Cc
Alabaster Starch, package Cc
Root Beer, per bottle .. .. Cc
Pride of Egjpt Cigars Cc
Edwiu Booth Cigurs S
Mlrnbella Cigars 5c
(-cotch Snuff, per box 5c
Ammonia, large bottles 5c
New Dates Cc
Canned Corn, per can 6c
Canned Peas, ht can 6c
String Bcaui, per call 6c
Lima Beaus, per can Cc
Canned Huc-cotasb. can 6c
Macaroni, per package .. .. 7c
Potted Tongue, tmall 7c
2-Ib package Best Oats .. . 7
Large, fat mackerel, per pound.. .. 10c
Corn Starch, package 7c
Karlt-y. per lb 7c
Pickie-f, in bottle" 7c
Potted Iiani. small.. 7c
Loose Lard, lb 7c
Animal Crackers 8c
Nic-Naes. per pound 6c
Bottled Jamaica Ginger 10c
Ladics'Royal Shoe Polish ".. 8c
Large Enamellne 8c
Hlrsh's Towdered Lye 8c
Whole Cloves, 1-4 pound Sc
GroundCloves, l-4iwund fee
Ground Allspice, 1-4 pound 8c
Saltpeter, 1-1 pound 8c
Cream Tartar, l-l pound Sc
Celery Eeed, 1-4 pound 6c
Ground Ginger, 1-4 pound.. . .. .. 8c
Caraway Seed. 1-1 pound 8c
Whole Allspice, 1-4 pound.. .. .. .. 8c
Premium cards now being given out. Hundred-piece Decorated Dinner Sets, Eight-day Cathedral Clocks, Large Banquet
Lamps, Fine Home Sofas, S6-picce Tea Sets, Easy Rocking Chairs, Large, Attractive Albums given out on the new cards.
Ask at the desk for them. Mail orders will receive careful attention and prompt delivery.
JOHNSTONS, 729-731 7th St.
Prices Are In Splinters!
Profits are flying.
Cost even is flying.
We are resolute in our determination to turn a fortune
in merchandise into cash be it much or little.
All the purchases we made for this fall's trade are bar
gains the minute they land at the door.
Look your home over look sharp! If you can find use
for another stick of Furniture another yard of Carpeting
or matting an inch of drapery a stove or range a refrig-
. erator ababv carriaere a bit of china or crockervware a
VT " fc "V ln bt r 1 MB s . s a m "x mm h f4t " -t 1 ikA m " y . - m W
rp e umuc ui ui io-ci-ilfi cto ctuv suit ui utilise: lunutuic a lauuy
lamp or shade or stand for it We say if you can find a need for any of these
things now or in the near future reach out and help yourselves.
Prices have lost meaning in the face of our severe reduction. A page full
wouldn't tell you as plainly as pointedly as a moment's personal investigation.
There are whole dollars to be saved and you're as welcome to credit as ever.
HOUSE & HERRMANN,
917, 919, 921, 923 7th St.
636 Mass. Ave.
Washington, D. C; treasurer, Then. J.
Mayer, Washington, D. C; trustees, Mylan
C. Edson, Washington, D. C; B. B. Uill,
Philadelphia, Pa.; Eon. J. B. Townsend,
Lima, Ohio; lion. L- V. Moulton, Grand
Rapids, Mich.; Mrs. F. C. Stinchard, llu
BROUGHT TO JUSTICE.
Arrest of a Man TV ho Robbed tbo
Government Five Years Api.
The Post-office Department was yester
day, advised of the arrest of Allen M. Winn
at St. Paul, Minn., who was indicted in
1890 for embezzling money order funds at
the post-office at Haskell, Tex. Winn has
been a fuglUve from Jn6Uce for some years,
and cleverly worked the department for
a considerable sum of money.
Ho was a relative of the postmaster at
Haskell, and while not connected with the
office, assisted with the mall matter. He
forged the name of the postmaster on a re
quest to the department asking tbat a draft
be sent the office atHaskell. Thlswasdone
and he Intercepted the draft and sent it to
a bank near Haskell to be cashed.
The bank being short of funds sent only
one-third of the amount. Winn became
suspicions of this, took the money, and fled.
A few days later the remainder of the
money was cent by the bank much tgs.be
perplexity of the postmaster, who, upon
Investigation, discovered the swindle.
Winn has probably been In Canada all these
PRETTY AS A PICTURE.
Clinrles BaumVi New Store-Front One
of the IIiindsoineKt Hero.
One of tiic handsomest store fronts In
Washington is that of Mr. Charles Baum's
splendid dry goods emporium, at No. 416
Seventh street northwest. Its tasteful
figures In light brick work and Its two
lino marble columns have always gained
tncadmlratlon of passers, but recently a
feature has been added which makes the
display on the street unique and com
This is the double windows of fine French,
plate glass. The parts nrc Joined at a
broadly oblique angle, so as to show the
beautiful display to better advantage than
Is possible with any other arrangement of
the windows. Then, at the back and sides'
of the windows are costjy mirrors, reflect
ing tbo wilderness of beautiful colors
shown In one window, and tbe quieter,
but rich nnd costly materials lnthe other.
Between the two grand windows lies a
jflne piece of Mosaic work In tiles. A
white field Is surrounded by a bine and
brown border, while the well-known name,
"Charles Baum," welcomes the intending
purchasing with Its guarantee of fair
dealing and never-falling courtesy.
In addition to these larger Improvements
there have been numernos changes through
out the store, as suggested by recent ex
perience and all leaie tbe public little to
wish forln c-onvenlenceof rcachinavaried,
well-chosen, and satisfying stock of goods
covering every department In the wide field
of the fln'de slecle dry goods establishment.
spoons, and other easy trials are among
the items on the programme. A largn
attendance is expected.
Eclio Prize Contest.
The first of the series of amusement
sociables to be given this winter by the
Legion of Loyal Women will occur at
their hall. No. 419 Tenth street north- '
west, to-morrow evening, and Is to be a
contest for prizes, the most skillful and
the least expert to be rewarded. Two
trials arc open to women onlyt and two
to- men only, while the others are free
for all, tbe admission fee of 25 cents
covering all entries. Smashed fingers
and cut bands will probably be a feature
of the nail driving nnd pencil sharpening,
while imagination suggests tbe accompani
ments usual when a man tries to thread
a needle or Is asked to wait patiently.
Tbe number of seeds in tbe big melon, tbe
success in carrying big potatoes In. small
HOUSE MEAT IXDCSTRY.
Two Packing House nvtuMlshed
Within tbe Pnst Two ilontliM.
Secretary Morton has decided to post
pone until January 1, 1800, the date on
which tho order recently issued regarding
tho stamping of horscmeat packages in
tended for export shall go Into effect
8irico the order was Issued, It has been
brought to tho notice of the Secretary that
It may Interfere with the performance of
contracts already entered into and the
postponement of the execution or the
order Is made for the purposo of enabling
packers to close up present arrangements
and dispose of any stock they may have on
In the'meantime, too. Congress will have
an opportunity. It It so desires, to modify
or repeal the act under which the Sec
retary Is acting. Secretary Morton says
that the packing of horsemeat has been
begun at Hammond, Ind., within the past
few months making two- points In the
United States at which the Industry has
been established, the other being In Oregon.
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