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THE WASHINGTON talES, THURSDAY, APBIL 11, 1912.
'it PAYS TO. DEAL
Dennis & Ellis Silk Dresses
AT GOLDEN BERG
Silk Wdists and Silk Shirts
Dennis & Ellis' Prices, $4.00 g - QQ
and $5.00 Our Price p JL OO
The season's latest style innovations in Women's Silk Waists and Mannjsh Shirts,
which Dennis & Ellis sold at $4.00 and $5.00, on sale tomorrow for $1.88 each.
Large assortment of styles, In silk waists of Mescalines. Taffetas, Jap Silks and
Imported Novelty Silks, In a large variety or smart designs and colors. Newest
striped effects, also Tailored Shirts and Dress Waists, Hand Embroidered and Messallne
Waists, and braided and trimmed models. '
All sizes In the lot. Dennis & Kills" prices, $4.00 and $5.00. Our price $1.88 each.
Sold for $15.00 and $20.00
On Sale Tomorrow, at Choice
SEVENTH AND K ' 'THE DEPENDABLESTORE
These charming new spring and summer dresses will prove one of 'the price
surprises of the Dennis & Ellis sale. . Style, quality, and beauty all make their appeal'
to up-to-date dressers in this splendid collection of fashionable frocks. ' -,
Fresh out of their boxes come these dresses for tpmorrow's Bale new and beautiful
Dennis & Ellis' Stock of Silk Suits
Ai.D2 $30 00 and $35.00 811k Suits, of fine quality Q1Q 7K
.Ala pig changeable and plain tafTota silks. Our price tDXVtiO
CrU".rn $40.00 and $45.00 Silk Suits, of fine quality (P97 Eft
OaCllllCe changeable taffeta silks. Our price D<D
models of Illio quamy unangeuuio MttiieiuB, , cmiin jucBBauncs. ana imported caun roui
nrds. in a comDloto range of leading colors and designs, such as stripes, (Shocks, figures,
and plain effects. Daintily trimmed and carefully made. Dennis & EUIb' prices, $16.00
and $20.00. Our price. $6.75.
Dennis & Ellis' Entire Stocks at Price and Less
Dennis & Ellis' Stock of II
$12.50 Cream Serge J? An
$10 and $12.50 Imported OA Q
Llngerlo Dresses iffliJU
$12.50 Messallne Silk,
This great sale of Dennis & Ellis' entire stocks of women's high-class apparel tailored suits, skirts, waists, dresses and coats started with
a rush this morning that augers well for its success. This well-known specialty store, located at 1307 F street N. W., enjoyed an enviable
reputation for its superior qualities, correct styles and distinctive merchandise and these facts treble the value-giving importance of our pur-
1 chase and sale of the Dennis & Ellis stocks.
As stated in our opening announcement of the sale, Dennis & Ellis decided to discontinue its lines of women's apparel and men's shoes, in order to devote
its entire time to women's footwear, and closed out everything excepting women's shoes to us at a figure that permits us to offer the sensational values that
mark this notable sale. '
Eauallv as attractive bargains await you tomorrow. Come prepared to gather in the most remarkable array of real economics ever known in merchandise
of this high character and desirable style. w
Dennis & Ellis' $1.00 and
Dennis & Ellis' stock of Lingerie
and Lawn WalBts. consisting of
sheer quality Lawn, imported
Madras and Colored Embroidered
Lingerie Waists, also lace trimmed
All sizes In the lot, but not of
each style. Largo variety of new
nnd pretty designs to choose from.
Qur price, 39c each.
DENNIS & ELLIS STOCK Of SUITS
AT PRICE AND LESS THAN PRICE
LOT ONE Consists of Tailored Suits, of imported men's wear serge, French serge, and invisible
striped serge. In navy blue, black, chamois, tan, and cream colors. Correct length jackets, lined with
guaranteed peau de cygne. Newest styles, high girdle effects, and envelope effect skirts. Sizes 15, 17,
and 19 for juniors, 14, 16, and 18 misses and small women, and 34 to 44 forewomen. Dennis & Ellis'
.prices, $22.So and $25.00. Our price
LOT TWO Consists of Tailored Suits, of whipcords, novelty suitings, diagonals, fancy mixtures,
men's wear serge and imported French serge. Newest models for this season; all coats lined with peau
de cygne or soft taffetas. All popular shades for spring, also plenty of blues, black, and cream. Sizes
from 13, 15, and 17 up to 55 for stout women. Dennis & Ellis' prices, $27.50 and $30.00. Our price. .
LOT THREE Consists of Tailored Suits, of high-class whipcords, plain and two-tone effects, im
ported French' serge, diagonals, men's wear serge, imported novelty weaves, mannish mixtures, and
English suitings. All high-grade suits, finely tailored and finished. In navy blue, black, cream, and all
favored shades. Sizes 13 to 17 for juniors, 14 to 18 for misses, and 34 to 44 for women. Also 37 to
55 for stout women. Dennis & Ellis' prices, $35.00, $40.00, and $45.00. Our price
Women's Lingerie Waists
Dennis & Ellis' Prices, $1 .50 and $1 .75
:Qur Price, (9C
They consist of charming Lingerie styles, Marquisettes, French
Voiles and Lingerie Batiste Waists, more or less elaborately trimmed
and designed. High, low, and Dutch neck effects, with long, short,
or three-quarter length sleeves. Large assortment of new styles the
very latest designs for spring and summer wear.
Choice offered TOMORROW at 69c.
$2.00 and $25o Lingerie Waists 98c
3.50 and $4.00. F.rerich Lingerie Waists $1.95
Women's Slip-on Raincoats
Dennis & Ellis Price, $6.98 t O O K
In Useful Lengths n)VC)
Dennis & Ellis stock of Women's English "Slip-on" Raincoats
the most popular garment for the uncertain weather of late spring and
early summer. Guaranteed rainproof, with cemented seams, carefully
stitched and reinforced.
Every garment full cut and well tailored. Dennis & Ellis' price,
$6.98. Qur price $2.25.
$10,00 Double Texture Raincoats $3.50
$25.00 and $30.00 Spring-weight Coats $14.75
$25.00 Cream Serge Coats $9.75
Men's Shoes and Oxfords
Dennis & Ellis' Prices, $3.00, $3.50 frA ftZ
and $4.00 a Pair. Our Price, Choice or D
New and up-to-date styles, consisting of Russia Calf, Patent Colt, Gun Metal and Vici Kid
leathers, in button, lace and blucher styles, every correct toe shape included. Both High Shoes and Ox
fords in many widely advertised brands, such as Fellowcraft, Ail-American, Signet, Educator, Fidetily,
Vogue "Special $4,00" Shoe, and other prominent makes always sold at fixed prices.
Not all sizes of each style, but every size from 5 to 1 1 in the lot. Dennis & Ellis' prices, $3.00,
$3.50, and $4.00 a pair. Our price $1.95 pair.
$1.50 and $2 Values in
Choice at 88c
Dennis & Ellis' stock or "Women's
House Garments, consisting of line
quality Percales and dainty Lawns,
in light and dark colored grounds,
with neat figures and stripes.
Plain tailored models and dainty
Dennis & Ellis' prices, $1.50 and
$2.00. Our price, SSc.
Dennis & Ellis' Stock of
$20 and $22.50
On Sale frf J E?
Tomorrow . 3
Dennis & Ellis' stock of women's
handsome Long Cream Sergo
Coats, the most fashionable Gar
ments for spring wear. Sold reg
ularly at 150.00 and $22.50. Our
New Spring Wash Dresses
From the Dennis and Ellis Stock
$1.50 and $2 White and Colored Wash Dresses 98c
$2.50 and $3 Tissue and Gingham Wash Dresses. $1.98
$4 and $5 Lingerie and Linen Dresses $2.95
$6 and $8 Embroidered and Marquisette Dresses. .$3.95
DENNIS & ELLIS STOCK OP
$1.50 White Linene Wash Skirts 69c
$2.00 and $2.50 White Linene Wash Skirts 98c
$10.00 and $15.00 Silk and Cloth Skirts $3.98
$3.50 and $4.00 English Rep Skirts $1.95
$10.00 and $15.00 French Cream Serge Skirts. . .$4.93
$10.00 and $15.00 Imported Whipcord Skirts. ...$4.98
Values Touch the Limit of Low Pricing in Friday's Remnant Sale
93 Qualities sold at
4 . a yard
Former costs are disregarded
In our efforts to dispose of these
remnants pf "White Goods to
morrow. A choice selection of tho sea
son's, most favored white
weaves, including 30, 36 and 40
Inch Inula Llnon, 45-Inch French
Uwn, 45-inch Wash Chiffon,
36-inch Longcloth and Nain
sook, Dotted and Embroidered
Swiss, French Percale, Dimity,
Cannon Cloth and many other
wanted white materials.
All In desirable lengths. Reg
ular 12',-ic, 15c and 19c qualities
for 9c yard.
10c liuck Towels, 6c
Remnant lot of Hemmed Huck
Towels, soft ahsoibent grade that
dries quickly. Slzo 18x36.
To he closed out tomorrow at
59c Unbleached Sheets
81x90 inches, 39c
15 doren 81x30 Unbleached
Sheets, full double bed size
classed as 'run-of-the-mill" be
cause of slight imperfections.
A heavv rloso woven qualltv
with welded seam. Friday at 39c
1 0c yd. wide
' Remnants of yard wide Bleached
Cotton, in lengths from 3 to 10
yards. Fine close woven quality.
Friday at 6"4c yard.
19c Table Oilcloth
5-quarter "Sanltas" Oilcloth. In
plain and fnncv patterns. Best
grade manufactured. Remnant
price. 9?i.t yd.
Men's 50c and 75c Knitted Silk
Font -in-Hand Ties, 25c
Up-to-date men will be here in great num
bers tomorrow to take advantage of thjs un
expected bargain offering of fashionable knit
ted Silk Scarfs at 25c for the values and
styles will prove irresistable at the price.
A purchase of a prominent maker's entire
sample line and "seconds" of these Ties on
sale qualities that usually retail for double
and more than double the price we name.
They are classed as "seconds" because of
slight imperfections in the silk, but the hurts
are trivial and do not affect wear or appear
ance. All pure silk qualities in an immense as
sortment of the season's most approved styles,
including light and dark colors in all sorts of
Regular 5oc and 75c qualities for 25c each.
Great Dress Goods Values
Remnants of Qualities sold
up to $1.25 a yard at . . .
The most attractive lot of dress goods remnants offered this
season, offering choice of all the' newest and most stylish fabrics at a
price that represents but a part of original cost.
The lot Includes 64-ln. all wool Gray Suitings, 44-ln. Striped Serge,
D4-ln. Striped Panama, 60-ln. English Sicilian, 44-ln.' French Serge, 44
In. Imported Voile. 42-ln. ' Storm Serge, 44-ln. Fancy Jacquard, 54-in.
Fancy Suitings, etc. In black and leading colors.
Choice of qualities sold as high as $1.25 for 37c yard.
25c and 29c Imported Silks 1 0 XL r
In Remnants and Belt Lengths v
Lovely silk and linen fabrics for spring and summer wear at
astonishingly smaif cost tomorrow.
24 and 27 Inches wide, all pure silk quality with a warp of linen.
Tho assortment includes plain and dotted Japonlca Silks, neat Jac
quard Silks, dotted and figured Foulards, Satin Striped Marquisettes,
and Silk Striped Voiles. In useful lengths,
Regular 25c and 29c values at 104c a yard.
Lot of Girls' White Lawn
Dresses, high and low neck styles,
trimmod with laco and embrold
ery and tucks; deep hems. Sizes
6 to 14 years. Some are slightly
soiled from handling. Regular
$2.00 nlues. Reduced $1 1Q
Small lot of Children's White
Dreeses. of India llnon and mad
ras; low neck and short sleeves;
slightly soiled; 8lr.es 2 to 6 years.
Sold regularly nt 50c each. Ofi
Reduced to 01
Children's Percale Dresses, Out
ing Flannel Petticoats, Outing
Flannel Drosslng Sacques and
Muslin Drawers, with ruffles. Val
ues worth 29c each. Re- IAr
duced to X.'xKf
Infants' Mull Bonnets, tucked
fronts and finished with ruchtng
and wide strings. Sold regularly
at 29c each. Reduced - T
Lot of Women's Black Nearsllk
and Satine Petticoats, tucked
flounce, and extra dust ruffles.
Sold regularly at 69c each. 4Q
Reduced to lUC
Lot of Lawn Combing Jackets,
made with V shaped nock and
kimono sleeves. Foral designs.
Sold regularly at 15c each. Sn
Reduced to t)U
Small lot of Women's Whlto
l'rlnccbu Slips, of nainsook and
seco silk; handsomely trimmed
with laco and embroidery, wide
embroidery and tucked flounces.
Kxtra dust ruffles. Odd sizes.
Regular $2.50 values. Re- QQ
duced to OC
Small lot of Combination Gar
ments and Princess Slips, of lawn
and nainsook. Made with deep
embroidery flounce and ribbon run
beading; others trimmed with lace.
Regular $3.50 values. Re- Q1 At
duced to tDi.li
Women's Initial Handkerchiefs
and Children's Initial Handker
chiefs, with colored borders, also
embroidered. Handkerchiefs, with
Plain hemstitched borders. Values
worth 8c and 10o each. Rem- Q
nant price, each O l
Lot of Men's and Women's Hand
kerchiefs, Including Men's and
Women's Pure Linen Handker
chiefs. Embroidered Initial Hand'
kerchiefs and Swiss Embroidery
Handkerchief. Itrgo variety of
styles. Some slightly soiled. Val
ues wort!) 15c, 19c, and 25c Q9n
each. Remnant price ,.,.0U
4th Floor Remnant News
200 Japanese Matting Rugs,
27x64 In.; cholco of light and
dark effects in lloral and me
dallion designs. Closo woven,
Bmooth finish quality. 1An
L 39c value at XUXs
Cut rolls and odd rolls of
Mattings, consisting of heavy
weight China and ISO-warp
Japanese Mattings, sirlctly re
versible quality. In a largo va
riety of designs and colors.
Worth 80c, 3Rc, and 40c "i tjlfop
Oiled Opaque cloth Window
Shades, size 3xC ft., mounted
on good strong spring rollers.
In ecru and several shades of
green. Seconds of regular 1 trn
38c kind for IOC
40 largest room size (9x12 ft.)
Ingrain Rugs, reversible qual
ity In medallion and conven
tional designs. Worth CO AQ
Sample lengths of Tapestry
and "Sunfast" Drapery, In va
rious colors plain. striped,
nnd self-colored figures In
lengths from -A to lVi vds., and
30 to 50-In. wide. Worth 50c
and 75c yd.
Size 6x9 ft. Ingrain fl- OC
Rugs, worth $2.50 at.. Ox&u
17 largest room size Brussels
Rugs, (8 It. 3 by 10 ft. 6 and
9x12 ft.) made In one ploce
no seams. Good range of pat
terns Smith. Hartford, Firth,
nnd Roxbiiry makes.
Worth $18.00 and (PQ rrr
14 largest room size (9xl2'ft.)
Wilton, Body Brussels, and Ax
mlnster Rugs, many made In
one piece; artistic designs.
Blgelow, Hartford, and Rox
bury carp3t Co.'s "1Q I7K
makes. Worth $40.. D-L.lt)
I 1 imV VTTTnr
75 Men's and Young Men's
New Spring Suits t y It
$10 to $15 values at 4? I mC3
Just. 75 men may share (his Friday bargain for that is the
number of suits in this lotmarked at $7.25 for quick disposal.
Medium and lighjl -weight .Suits, in a good assortment of colors,
including grays, fancy mixtures, browns, etc. One and two of a
Sizes 32 to. 40 in the lot. Remainders of lines sold at $10 00 to $15.00
reduced to $7.25. ,
25c, 30c and 35c f)1
Qualities at yd. . I2t
All flno quality linings fit to
graco the bst garments, con
sisting of Mercerized Tailor's
Satlnes and Italian Cloth In
fast black only.
Full 36 Inches wide, and high
ly mercerized just tho qual
ity linings you want for spring.
Lengths from 2 to 8 yards.
Remnant price, 12 c yard.
8c Apron Ginghams
Tomorrow at 4c yd.
"Mill ends" of standard quality
Apron Ginghams and Dress Ging
hams, in lengths from 5 to 15
yards. Choice of blue, brown,
green, pink, and red colors.
Good serviceable quality for
spring needs. Regular 8c value,
at 4 Tie a yard.
Lot of Men's Pants, of good
serviceable wool casslmere. Fancy
gray mixtures. Sizes 31 to 38
walBt. Values worth $2.60. Q1 QQ
Reduced to Ox0f
Lot of Men's Spring Hats, stiff
and soft shapes. Black and col
ors. Sizes 6 to 7. Values
worth $2 and $2.60. Ro- QQ
duced to OU
Silks Way Below Value
Remnants of 36 inch Colored Taffeta silks, 36 inch Colored Messa
llne, 36 Inch Peau de Cygne, 36 inch Cashmere de Chine, 36 Inch Satin
Foulards, 36 Inch Black Taffeta. 42 Inch Black Messallne, 36 4nch Color
ed Marquisette and 36 inch Natural Ponge. Good assortment of de
sirable shades for spring -wear; useful lengths Values wojth $1.25 Atn
jard. Remnant price .... fHL
Remnants of Colored Messallne, Stripe Messallne, Stripe Taffeta.
Satin FoulardB, Tul) Silk, Colored Satin, Colored Pongee, Colored Taf
feta, etc., etc. Values worth G9c yard. Remnant price, rA
Remnants of Domestics
Qualities at . O4C
Such big economies will be sure
to attiact a ciowd of buyers to
our K street annex tomorrow. At
this low price cholco Is offered of
yard wide Percales. 27 and 32-ln.
Dress Ginghams, Colored Cannon
Cloth, Mercerized Madras, plain
color Chamhray, Galatea Cloth,
Usoful lengths for women's and
children's needs. Remnant price.
Scarfs and Shams
25c to 50c Values
Reduced to 19c
Balance of our recent purchase
of a maker's sample line of Swiss
Scarfs and Shams to bo closed out
tomorrow at a prlro that will wind
up the lot quickly.
All-over braided and open work
Scarfs, with 4-ln. rufllo all around.
Shams are scalloped and hem
stitched. Also Colored Shams In
floral designs. Fcarfs are 18x50
and Shams are 30x30.
25c. 3(?, and 50c values for 19c