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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, -THTjpqAY, NOVEMBER 30, Ml.
t GATHERINGS MXRK"
t - ANACOSTIA HOLIDAY
Dinners Served o .Ipmates
of Government and Other
WASHINOrON TIMES BURHATT, ,
akacostia, to, c, nov. ao. -'Assemblies
In nearly j all of the
churches during the forenoon, followed
by family gatherings In the home,
marked the observance of Thanksgiving
, Day In Anacostla, There was an early
suspension of business, and many fam
ily reunions took place in the course of
Making provision for elaborate holi
day menus for their charges kept the
officers of four Institutions located In
- this section of the District busily en
. caged all the morning. The Thanksgiv
ing Daymeal served at the Government
. Hospital for the Irsatte was of suffl
, clent proportions to feed several regi
ments. Over three thousand Insane peo
ple were served with the special fare,
while nearly five hundred employes par
toe k of their share, too. The menu
called for fricasseed chicken, celery,
cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, green
peas, bread and butter, mines pie and
coffee. To' supply the Ingredients for
1 the big' dinner there had been pur
chased 3,000 pounds of chicken, 2,000
heads, of celery, 6 barrels of crunber
r rles, 40 bushels of potatoes, and 800
mince pies were baked In the hospital
i kitchens. When the hour for dinner
, arrived the food was dispatched hot
from the 'ovens to scores of dining
rooms, where It was served.
. The hospital population Is looking for
ward to Its Indoor amusement season,
which will open tomorrow evening,
when there will be a dance In Hitch
cock Hall. Then will follow amateur
theatricals, varied with moving picture
Making the children at the German
' Orphan Asylum, in Good Hope road,
happy through the serving of a typical
1 Thanksgiving Day meal, was a service
I performed by business men of the city.
1 It was prepared and served by Superin
tendent Oscar H. Prlel and Mrs. Frlel,
I the matron. Jn addition to the turkeys,
I which were roasted, there were cran
berries, celory, pork, and sweetmeats.
The aged Inmates of the Christian and
Eleanora Buppert Home for the Aged,
near Good Hope road, were served with
sumptuous fare today, and Mrs. Her
mlne Ramm, the matron, prepared a
dinner consisting of noodle soup, tur
key, cranberries, potatoes, and mince
pies As It was visiting day at the in
stitution, many friends of those cared
for there called to spend the day.
The Episcopal Home for Children, de
pendent upon the generosity of Us bud
porters in the various Episcopal par
ishes of the city for provisions and arti
cles or diet appropriate to tne season,
found a ready response upon the part of
the different parishes today. It was
donation day for the home In many of
them, with the result that a turkey din
- ner and many dainty dlsnes for the
little ones were made possible.
Presbyterians in Anacostla , held re
ligious services In the Garden Memorial
Church this morning, and they heard a
sermon preached by the Rev. George M.
Cummlngs, pastor, on "Peace." There
was e time, the minister saia.when the
idea of the abolition of war was re-
, garded as a mere dream of the poet, an 1
so men had spoken of the suggestion
of abolishing slavery. "In a notuble
nddress by Justice Brewer," said the
Rev. Mr. Cummlngs, "he stated that
there was 'first a thought, then a wish,
next a faith, afterward a struggle, and,
finally, a fact,' in some of the greatest
events In human life and history. So
there has been a gradual advance fa this
cause, until now the struggle is on.
' Since the organization of the first peace
society, In 1815, the movement has
grown until there are today more than
1,000 such organizations. If the tax
payers of this, the richest country of
the world, are burdened ty the yearly
appropriations of $400,000,000 for the
army, fortincattons for the navy, for
the military academies, pensions, etc..
what must be the groaning of the great'
military and naval powers of Europe.
And yet money represents only a Bmill
part ot the cost of war. Washington
refused to write a history of the Revo
lutionary war because he wlshei Its
atrocities forgotten. The great majority
of the people of this county, and of
every other country, it can confi
dently be affirmed, desire peace, and In
this Instance the voice of the peoplo Is
the voice of God."
The reading of President Tnft's proc
lamation opened the services In the
Anacostla Methodist Episcopal Church,
whore the Rov. Samuol v. Grafflln, the
pastor, officiated. An cfferlne was made
bv the people for the Methodist Homo
for tho Aged, and the Rev. Mr. Graffln
delivered the sermon In keeping with
the spirit of Thanksglv ng Day. The
choir, led bv Daniel C. Smlthson. sang
Mornlntr prayer, holy communion, and
full service. . with sermon by the Rev.
Willard G. Davenport, rector, comprised
tho orogram this morning In the Era-
nuwiuei rruieamni iiTDiecopal UhUrch.
Donations were received for the Epis
copal Home for Children.
' .Prayers for the authorities wvre re
cited this morn ng In St. Teresa's
Church, where a mnss of Thanksgiving
was offered at 8 o'clock.
The annual election of officers for
Anacostla Lodge. No. 21. f. A. A. M.,
will be held on Monday evening next
In the Masonic Hall here. Installation
ceremonies and a poclal Catherine of
the members and their families Is being
Dr. Nicholas Dynan, of the med cal
staff of the Government Hospital, has
gone to Ireland, aoeompenying a patient
formerly under treatment In St. Eliza
beth's who has beon sent to his home.
In Ireland, with tho doctor.
James TV. Marbury. of the War De
partment, who has been hunting In Paw
Paw. W, Va., with Harrv Williamson,
of Washington, reached home lost even
ing, having been successful In his quest
Spots of any sort on
the face detract from Its
beauty. Freckles, Pim
ples, Ringworm, and oth
er unsightly blemishes are
quickly removed by
Pope's Success freckle Cream
I freckles Are Ugly
Absolutely harmless. Clears the
skin and gives tho complexion
a natural transparency apd deli
cate rosy hue.
Any store or from us, SSe and 60c
POPE MEDICINE CO., Inc.
WASHINGTON,' V C.
Makers of the Original Pope's
Native Herb Tablets, SOo and 91.
LOMAX WOMAN TO
Mass Meeting! At Church
Will Be Addressed' By ,
Prominent Men. .
A resolution of thanks for the ninety
day reprieve granted Mattle E. Lomax,
convicted of the murder of her husoand,
together with a large petition for the
further exercise of Executive clemency,
will be sent to President Toft at the
close of a Thanksgiving mass meeting
to be held today at the Cosmopolitan
Baptist Church. , '
Dr. 81mon P. W. Drew, pastor of this
.church, says he bollevesith petition to
the President in behalf of the woman,
who is -now in the District jail, may
contain 60,000 names. Nearly a i score of
colored churches have joined 'In the
preparation i.f the memorial.
Representative Caleb Powers of- Ken
tucky, Dr. D. .Webster Davis, of Rich
mond, Va.: Assistant Attorney General
W. H. Lewis, Dr. I. N. Ross, Dr. 8. L.
Caruthers, Henry tL. Johnson, Judge
E. M. Hewlett, B. D. Trult, and Rosetta
Luwson ate scheduled for speeches dur
ing the meeting.
Munsey Writer Says
"It is commonly urged by persons who
don't know anything about It, or who
think their bearers don't, that the Ini
tiative and referendum would take all
business away from Legislatures and
turn it over to the people. v Experience
does not bear out this view," .writes
Judson C. Welllver in The Munsey for
In an article, "Initiative, Referendum,
and Recall," he says:
"The .people hold their legislative
powers as a check on the Legislature.
They don't care to do all the business,
but are satisfied to know that If their
elected lawmakers don't do what Is
wanted, the people can do It themselves.
The lawmakers know this, too, and tne
knowledge makes them vastly more re
sponsive to public demands.
"What use would It be, for instance,
for a street car company In San Fran
cisco to spend $100,000 in bribing alder
men to pass a franchise, if the company
knew the people would probably Invoke
the referendum and refuse the fran
chise? "Such questions as these answer
themselves. Buying and selling the
votes of legislators, aldermen, and other
public servants would cease to be a re
munerative business, and therefore no-
Doay wouia engage, in it."
Will Give Sketch for
Hebrew Temple Fund
Contrast between the "good old days,"
when honesty and sincerity prevailed,
according to report, with the hypocrisy
of these unregenerate days, will be ex
hibited in two sketches at Elks' Hall
tonight by amateur players from the
women's auxiliary of the Washington
Hebrew Congregation or the Eighth
Thirty girl- minstrels and eight young
men will loin in a blackface feature. L.
B. Engel and Jacques Heldenhelmer
will produce a sketch, an orchestra will
furnish music, and dancing will close
ttae program. The proceeds will be
given to the fund for the ereotlon of a
Ask Standard Pay for
Standardisation of the wages of fire
men in public buildings all over the
country has been urged on Secretary
MacVeagh, by Timothy Healy, repre
senting the American Federation of La
bor. Mr. Healy is direct from the Atlanta
convention of the Federation. No de
cision has been made. Firemen In pub
lic buildings ore paid on an indefinite
scale ranging from-12 to $3 per day.
Scalp Itch Goes
Dandruff Germs Are Re
sponsible, Parisian Sage
Will Kill Them.
It's the little dandruff germs growing
way down at the root of your hair that
Is causing that itch lsry.
To suitor is fool
lsn - PARISIAN
SAGE often stops
tho itching over
night and not only
does that, but used
for two weeks Is
anteed mind you'
to abolish dandruff,
kill the dandruff
germ and stop fall
ing hair ask Hen
ry Evans and Jas.
nourishes the hair
roets that's why.lt
often grows hair
abundantly before the hair root is dead.
That's why It puts luster and radiance
Into dull, faded hair. Large bottle CO
cents at Henry Evans' and Jas. O'Don
nell's, and druggists' every where. Girl
with Auburn hair on every carton and
Furniture for Every Room in
the House. Cash or Credit.
(Pays to Come from Any Distance
NEY & CO.
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St. Andrew's 'Society
Not, wishing to.ln'terfero wlththe vari
ous banquets to be He)d In Scotch homes
today, 'the corrimltteo appointed 'by .the
Scottish Si. Andrew's Society to arrange
for the Bt. Andre wis'' Day banquet has
.postponed It untl December-IB.
t Capt. W. M. Somervlllc, chairman of
the St. Andrew's .banquet cofnmlttee.
said , that the banquet would bo'held at
Rsuscher's at 8 o'clock, members being
asked to gather an hour earlier. Prepa
rations will be .made for a large gather
ing Of Scots. i'r
The Indoor Athletic dub of the
Young Women's Christian Association
will hold Its fourth annual Christmas
cale in the association rooms on Fri
day and Saturday. The proceeds are
to be devoted to defraying' the amount
duo on the, vacation, lodge.
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The Suit reduced to $20.00, the Hat to $7.So, the Gloves togl.94,
the Bag to $2.95, the Umbrella to $3.00, the Shoes to 3.50.
Girls' Suits and Coats Reduced
$9.98 $12.98 $15.98
Worth to $18.00 Worth to
To be looked upon by College Girls as their headquarters for outer
garments in one season is a triumph for any establishment. This
Greater Palais Royal new department for young ladies from 14 to 20
years of age jumped into popularity because of the policy adopted. It
was this the importation of - latest-moment Paris and London styles,
and their prompt reproduction in New York at prices about' one-half
of the imported garments. Tomorrow's sale of these Paris and London
"inspirations" will create an enthusiastic response. $15.98 for garments
worth to $35.00; $12.98 for $25.00 and $9.98 for $18.00 garments
rWtrisvrfi4Y Dfsin 4vt
Take Dp Tariff-Question
Under ..ttfe direction of Chairman' Un
derwood, experts" of "the Ways'ahd
crai important buiivuuicb ui wo uu m.
When the Tariff Board, report Is sent
In by the President the Democrats exj
pect to have also . a Bet of figures' oif
the wooU cotton,, and iron schedules.
Thanksglvlng..was "generally observ.ea
. . .--. I..1.. At. MIV'
about tne capttoi Duuaing.touay, urn
but, few member,wre.auputtiier;oi.
flees." Those , tew i merely, dropped ln
but, fev members, were, about ,
glanced over tne mall, ahd'then depart
ed to make ready for the Thanksglvlnt
Chinese Cooks Strike.
NEW YORK, Nov. 80. Thero is aChl
neso, Insurrection In New York. Chop
suey cooks' don't want to Work more
than twolve hours a day and,ask $W a
Worth to $35.00
Means, committee win pegin immeuiaw
ly to assemble data to be used by Hhe
TpmncrA.tln Hoiise In ft. revision of sev
Urges Maine Granite
For New Postoffice
Representative Asher Hinds had n
ltllk With Hvtntr.rv A .In. T.AnKfr
MacVeagh abctit the advantages of
ulng Maine granite for the new "Wash
ington postofflco. Mr. Hinds' recom
mendations wtere token unler advise
ment by the Secretary who has not de
cided whether to use Maine or Vermont
Phi Delta Theta In
Session In Atlanta
ATLANTA, Nov. 30. The Phi' Delta
Theta Fraternity, the largest Greek let
ter society In America, began a thraa
days' district convention n Atlanta to
day with delegates present from all of
the Southern chapters.
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A. LISNER Washington, D. C G STREET
Beginning Tomorrow Morning
Closed All Day Today
Finally reduced prices, before instead of
after Christmas for women's and girls'
outergarments and millinery.
Ladies' Dresses, Suits
and Coats Reduced
$10 $20 $25
There are to be exceptions all $20.00 try $40.00 Suits and
Coats are not to be $10.00 to $25.00 but all lots thar are lack
ing sizes or colors are to be. The bunching of these lots creates
a choice of hundreds of garments, and all sizes and colors in one
style or another.
Evening Dresses. $15 to $175 '
Offered at 10 Per Cent Discount
Many of these superb Gowns are imported, and worth con
siderably more than the prices marked on them. Remember that
you deduct one-tenth from a price already low. To choose from
are exclusive one-of-a-kind styles in velvet, chiffon and crepe
meteor, at various prices from $15.00 to $175.00, less 10 per
suf flees for Chiffon Dress
es, white, pink, maize and
FUcrht blue: mode over silk
foundations, with waist hand em
broidered. Charmingly Blmple
the ideal for a young and pretty
Ladies' Hats at
Exactly Half Price
$3.75 $5.00 $6.00 $7.00 $9.00
Were $7.50 Were $10 Were $12 Were $14 Were $18
The Millinery Parlors arelo be reduced in size from now on
and until Christmas. Tomorrow will see the greatest clearing sale
of the year and the best bargains. Is the reader a regular patron,
"slnd has she had her eyes on this or that hat? Come tomorrow
and secure it at exactly half the price she saw marked on it.
Girls' Hats, 98c, $1.50, $5.00
All Are Trimmed. Were $2.50. Were $3.00. Were $7.50.
For big girls at $5.00 instead of $7.50 are the Dressy Hats
for Sunday wear, of velvet and silk plush, with facings of soft
satin ribbon and trimmings of bows and small flowers.At 98c
and $1.50 instead'of $2.50 and $3.00 Hats for smaller girls.
Black awl Cskrs .
Wings, Feathers, Breasts, 59c 25c 9c
Black, Wkite and All Colers $1 Valaev 50c Yaluc 25c Valae
The hat to wear with the tailored suit can be made for you
at a nominal price. Miss Dell, the millinery chief, says: "I have
secured the best values of my career and urge old friends and
patrons to see me regarding the making of a hat for everyday
Of Police Continued
Thn annual InsDectlon of the Police
Department was continued today, foitf
more precincts ibelng visited by the
board of review. Four precincts were
visited yesterday, and tomorrow the
board will .inspect the remaining pre
cincts. The Inspection will conclude
wltH a review of the bicycle squad in
front of the Arlington Hotel Saturday.
in nintr th! mnrnlnr the boatd
went to the Ninth 'precinct, later visit;
lng the Bixtn, uecono, anu .. .m
Seventh. Eighth, and Tenth precincts
will be Inspected tomorrow. The Wight
flag trophy will be awarded to the pre
cinct making the best showing.
Colonel Day Retires.
Col. Mathlas W. Day, of the yalry,
now unassigned, has maqe application
to be Placed oTthYretlred list, and the
application has been approveu oy uw
War ' DeMTtmeni. Colonel Day has had
;Z.l.r.rS: -filX- i.lv Morvlee.
thirty-seven years active service,
'for Crep"e Meteor Dresses,
.waist and tunic with silk
lf-iTnr trimmlnp flnlnhort
v?ilh tin thread lace yoke aud Ja
bot. Poems in black, white, light
blue, pink, Copenhagen, and gray.
$1.75 $1.39 50c
$3.25 Value $2.25 Value $1.50 Value
Former; Policeman Kopp
Arrested In Chicago
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"Word' was received at headquarters
this "morning of .the ,arrest in Chicago
of Robert L,. C. Kopp, a former mem
ber of the polled force, under indictment
r.non'8HEPort ?,' ! ' , nvo
children. The police had been search
ing for Kopp for about a year, but no
trace was found of his whereabouts un
til a few days ago.
Kopp was appointed a. member of the
police force In 11. and six years lairr
resigned. The domestic troubles of
the family were aired In the Juvenile
Court about two years ago, and Kopp
was ordered to pay his wife a certain
amount each month. About a year ago
he left the city.
. Lariat to Rescue.
ROSEWELL. N. M.. Nov. 30.-Charles
mcrrm. vowvoy iwu oarrei or
gasolene from a burnnlg bakery, and
saved the business section of Clovia.
Utual Friday Bargains
$10.00 22-inch Dining Room
Dome.' art bent gUaa with green
and amber fringe. Complete with
"NVelsbach Inverted rr jo
1'5.00 22-lnch Dining Room
Domes, bent art glass with fringe,
two lights outside and Welsbach
inverted' light inside." (in Aft
18.00 18-lnch Bent Art Glass Din
ing Room Domes, with fringe and
Welsbach Inverted r tiff
115.60. Bquaro Art Glass Dining
Room Domes, with beaded glass
skirt, grape pattern; ,
with Welsbach Inverted MQ KA
light. Complete vXmiUU
f 3.2S Solid Brass Hall Lamp, with
lOtincli solid red-globe, to tfO iQ
raise and' lower vtit0
50c Welsbach Inverted Gas
Lamps, solid brass burner; best
mantle and engraved OQm
$3.50 Gas Table Lamps, heavy
cast art glass shades; best
burner; six ' feet of tub- dft Qtj
$6.00 Blectrlc Table Lamps, with
art glass shades; wired (PO ftir
ready to light 90tfO
$1.00 Crystal Glass Punch Bowl
and Stand; cut glass pattern; KQn
largo size tKH
25c Crystal Glass Puff Boxes and
Hair Receivers, with German "IQ,
silver top ...... AtC
60c "-Wine Sets, Decanter, Six
Wine Glasses,, and Glass QQ
$1.00 Water Sets, large pitcher
and six thin table tumblers, Qfjn
engraved to match CMC
5c Crystal Glass Wine
Glasses, assorted patterns ..
Colonial Water Pitchers, H
gallon size; new shape
$2.80 tfardlneres and Pedestals;
glazed in assorted col- 1 QfT
$6.00 Jardlneres and Pedestals,
extra large lzes; Ivory Q Qr
finish, assorted shapes... wO79
$8.00 Dinner and Tea Seta, 100
pieces; American china; artistical
ly decorated with flowers (JC QQ
and fancy gold border wtJstfO
$8.60 Carlsbad China Dinner and
Tea Sets, for six people; 4 rjc
m handsomely decorated ... vOWu
$28.00 Havlland -Caiaa Dinner
and 'Tea Sets; lOO.jifecesV.flrat qua!1
Ity; artistic decorations;' Ot Cft
every piece stamped.,, val.uv
$2.39 Chamber, Seta, 10. pieces:
thin porcelain; fancy J- (rj
shape; gold decorations?. v)At7l
16o Japanese Cups and Saucers;
extra thin; decorat- Iflfi
88c Imported Fruit Sets; large
bowl and six saucers; decor- flff
ted to match DC
8c White China Cups and -Saucers;
low shape; six ' OQa
16c Galvanized Iron Water Palls,
triple coated, 10-quart in.
89o Keystone Food Choppers,
family size, with 4 steel nrj
cutters , UlC
39c Galvanized Iron Wash Tubs,
full size, with side han- (W
89c Galvanized Iron Garbage
Palls, with cover, full OQn
50c Folding Wash Benches, hard
wood, strongly made, for two OT.
tubs Of C
60c Step Ladders, with pall
shelf, 4 feet high, strongly QQ
89c Curtain Stretchers, 8x12 ft
feet, with steel pin OUC
76c Child's Nursery Chairs.
with toy table, walnut flu- jQ
15c Celling Dusters, good quality.
with six-foot han- ia
69c Nickel Alarm Clocks, Qrt
warranted one year fxsC
fl.00 Bath Sprays, with nickel
spray and end, 5 feet best enrt
quality tubing OX
$1.25 Square Willow Clothes
Hampers, strongly made QQA
with wooden bottom Oll
$1.00 Rolling Top Bread
Boxes, white enameled, large CQ
16c Patent Mop Sticks, best Q
S1.25 Galvanised Iron Ash Sifters
wnn oover, to nt any size
69o Bath Seats, heavy ends, cov
ered with rubber, nicely ATJn
varnished, fit any size tub., lit
'35c Blue and White Enam
eled Double Rice Boilers, as
60c Gray Enameled Tea
Kettles. 7-quart size
50c Blue and White En
ameled Water Palls, 10-qt
S1.60 Extra Heavy Oval
Boilers with cover, copper J1 OQ
rim and bottom tDJ..7
S2.50 Liberty OH Heaters, with
Miller Smokeless burner 1 QQ
and large oil tank DJ-.t0
$4.75 Perfection Oil Heaters, ex
tra large size, with smokeless
burner and solid brass flJQ'QC
gallon oil tank OO.IU
$2.60 Gas Radiators, SO Inches
high, i tubes, heavy cast aluminum
top and stand, six feet of (gl Q(7
covered tubing wJX.tl
$1.25 Round Gob Heaters, with
large drum and cast top, will Q'7
heat good size room Ots
CI AA A nk na hao W ffolVHTl.
lzed Iron, with side handles, QJJn
20-trallon size OfV
16o Coal Hods, of heavy
Iron with patent bottom....
60c Coal Shovels, large size,
with long or short hardwood OHn
15c Fire Shovels with long
tian.llfia ntrnnplv mnde
25e Oyster Fryers, largo steel
pan and wire
Babbitt's. Naptha Soap. Star,
Brooke's Crystal Soap, I'earllne,
Stove Polish. 50 Clothes Pins und
large bottle Household Am- QI.a
monia O 11,
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