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THE WASHINGTON TIMES,THrKSDAT. MAY 2, 1912.
Contentions of Aspirants for
.Commissions In Cadets
Upheld In Report.
jlJnjUHt incrimination and othor
nbums of Authority were chattel
niffalnst the military hoard of the DIs-
tl let public school system In a minority
Import on the cases of Edwin Prank
arid J. P. Kctert. of the Business HIrIi
Hchool, itt 'lis muotlnt; tf thu Beard of
- R. R. Homer, of the mlliturv affairs
committee of the board, was the author
of the minority report, and upheld the
"contention of the two hl&h school atu-
dents who charrad they had been din-
criminated agalniu in awarding com-
missions in the Mgh school cr.det reRl-
Jituent. Tlt majority rcpoit of the
Hoard of Education on the casts of
lEckert and Kt.nik, which had been
,ler.dinEr for tilmont a year, wae to the
effect that ths allegations of the stu
Ident cadets were without nvfflcirnt
fltround to warrant further action.
Both Uckert and Frank were lieuten
ants last" yiar In the cadet regiment.
They contend Colonel Boss, In charge
of the cadelM, told them as thev had
taken examination .for lieutenancies at
the close of the scholastic ear they
would not have to stand another exam
ination for captaincies during tho suc
'ceedlnu full. Consequently, the cadet
declared, they did not study. Several
hours prior to the examinations foi
captanili's In the cadet regiment, they
Iwere notlllcd, thev ha-ld, they would
have to take tho examination. Both
received low marks and lost their
chances to be promoted.
Superintendent Davidson Informed the
board in a letter there is not enough
money to rent auditoriums for com
I mencement exercises of the high und
normal schools this year. The board
recommended the exercises be held in
the various schools. Dates were fixed
for commencements In the high and
normul schools as follows:
June- H, evening, McKinley Manual
Training School, evening. Business High
School, ccrtltlcate class. June 17, after
noon, Western High School; evening,
Buslncps High School. June 18, after
noon. Central High School: June 19,
morning. Normal School, No. 2: after
noon Normal School, No. 1; afternoon,
Armstrong Manual Training School and
M Street High School.
Changes made among the public school
employes were announced as follows:
Resignation of Miss 1.. H. Haneke,
teacher at Bryan School, uecepted.
Miss M. K. Stelnle, promoted to fourth
Krade and transferred from Ketcham to
Miss Margaret Gessford, promoted to
third grade, and transferred from Orr to
Miss H. W. Mosell, appointed teacher
of second grade at Orr School.
Mil's 12. B. Dill, promoted to third
grade. Boss School.
Miss Blanche Street, appointed teacher
of first grade at Ross School.
Leave of absence granted to Miss G.
Y. Smith to end of school year, effective
from April 19, 1912.
W. P. Cannon, transferred as janitor
of Buchanan to Bryan School.
H. I. Fletcher, appointed janitor of
Miss E. V. George, promoted to fifth
I grade, Douglas School.
Miss F. T. Towers, promoted to third
' Resignation of August Krazler as
I Janitor of Ross School accepted.
vro A fjinnnDli1 nnnnlnt.il 4ntll4np
of Ross School.
Leave of absence granted to Miss J.
M. Wharton for balance of current
school year. v
Miss I. L. Jordan, transferred as
teacher of sixth grade from Pierce to
SI, F. Monahan, promoted to be
teacher of sixth grade at Pierce
MIrb M. A. Muckenhauot, promoted
fto be teacher of fifth grade and trans
ferred ftom Towers to Pierce scnooi.
Miss L. C. Hnrt, promoted to bo
teacher of fourth grade, and transfer
red from Hlllton to Towers School.
Miss H. L. Relnburg-, promoted to be
teacher of third grade and transferred
from Carbery to Hilton School.
Miss Virginia O'Nell. appointed
teacher of second nrrade, and assigned
to Carbery School.
Mrs, E. R. Phillips, appointed sub
stitute teacher In graded schools of
the first nine divisions.
Miss E. C. Garlock, appointed sub
ntttute ta&cher of music In graded
and high schools.
Leave of absence of Miss Edith
Monaon extended for balance of
' The Washington Sanitarium City DIs-
I pensary opened Kb doors today at Vii
Four-and-a-half street southwest. The
Institution Is a new enterprise, and Is
under the management of the Seventh
Day Adventists, being a branch of the
denomination's sanitarium at Takoma.
The new institution was formally
opened last night with u simple pro
gram of addresses, music, and singing.
Pastor J. L. MqElhaney, president of
the District conference of the Seventh
Day Adventists, presided.
Revenue Cutters on Cruise
The two revenue cutters on t"he Great
Lakes started on their summer cruise
today. The Tuscarora, In command
of Capt. J. C. Cantrlll. sailed from Mil
waukee, and the Morrill, commanded by
Capt. F. J. Haake, sailed from Detroit.
The two vessels will cruise the five
lakes and care for the heavy tide of
lake shipping that began Slav 1.
LOCUTION and binding
WHS. EMILY FRECH BARNES.
1J 11th at. N, E. Phone Lincoln 1739.
Our Prompt Delivery
PrCCZiflg Sail, And low prices on Freezing
salt and Flavorings of De
pendable quality make our
(foods Popular with druggist!
tV Write or phone No consumers vupphad
B. B. EARNSHAW & BRO.
Whulesale Grocers Ilth and M b'ti b 13
Wines & distillates
are delivered to all sections.
909 Seventh Street
Mrs. Stella Watson and Mrs.
Lola M. Burlingame
Are Found Dead.
"Whether an Inquest will be held In the
case of Mrs. Lola M, Burllnfmme, wife
of Hurry T, Burllngume, day station
clerk at the Fifth precinct police sta
tion, and Mrs. Stella Watson, thirty
three years old, a boarder, who were
killed by carbon monoxide generated by
a gaa water-heater In tho Burlingame
apartment, lll-JVi A street southeust,
will not be decided until Coroner Xevltt
has made a more complete Investigation
of the case.
Helen Naylor, a colored servant, who
was also overcome by the gus, ta still
In a critical condition In the Casualty
Hospital. Up to noon today she had
not regained consciousness. If her life
Ih sacJ, It will oe due to the use of
a. pulmoter, which was sent for at the
Instance of Coroner Nevltt, after he
reached the hospital.
Returning home shortly ufter 7 o'clock
last evening. Policeman Burlingame
found his wife, who had been 111, and
Mrs. Watson, who had been caring for
her, lying on the bed. The colored
woman was sitting In n chair In the
The gas heater, whloh had evidently
hpn euln all day. was red hot. After
nulling off the a and opening sevctal
wlhdows.iimirllnstuhtu hurried tq 'a rtlu-
phi'lio ami noimea mc riuiiun nounc
und the Cnaunltv Hospital. An am
blilnncp and patrol wagon wcie Uls
putched to the scene.
Or, Calhoun and Dr. Alaclntonh, who
responded wllh tits ambulance, declared
Unit Airs. mirllnttnniM had been, dend
several llottl'K. Mrr Wiatson was still
hieathlus futility, but died on the nay
(o the hospital.
Arrlvlnj; at tins hospital, Coioner Nev
ltt suggeNtori that the pulmoter might
"five her life. Thes.j Instruments, which
pmved hlchlv ucietsful In reviving
persons Mho have b-icu overcimmo hv
mis nrovM Itn off,etlvencss with thi
Knylot wnmnu. After the oxygen had
hern forced Into her lungs for a fev
minutes she begun to breathe more
Columbia Heights Club
Holds Meeting Today
The last meeting of the Columbia
Heights Art Club will be held today
at the residence of Mrs. Sarah A, Wol
hauptcr, 3427 Newark street. Mrs. Edith
ICmerson will present a paper on the
paintings In the national gallery, and
nn address on "Scotland of Today" will
be made by Mips Cornelia H. Hill. Mrs.
Kdward OWiey will be chairman of the
meeting. The study topje for tho en
tire season, which began October 6, hns
Changes Pay Plans.
It was announced at the War Depart
ment today that the accounting officers
of the Treasury Department will not
permit the continuance of the practice
heretofore followed of making payment
from State funds to troops of the total
amount due for State pay and United
States pay and subsequently reimburs
ing the State for the amount payable
from Federal funds. Such action, ac
coidlng to the Government accountants,
places the State In the position of a
voluntnrj creditor, a position not au
thorized by law.
Have Your Eyes Examined Free by Our Eye Specialist
85 of headaches, nervousness, dixxlness, and eye strain are
caused by Imperfect vision. You had better let our SPECIALIST ex
amine your eyes for any trouble, no matter how slight, and let him
prescribe for vour Individual need.
Look Over Our Three Specials
Best Gold-filled Can-not-sllp
Eyeglasses; fitted with flneFrench
lenses. Sold elsewhere
$2.26. Special price
ted with finest
Cor. 7th and
I fr V
Kahn Optical Co.
625 7th Street N. W.
Kahn's Special Bifocal Lenses,
One pair to see near and far.
Made of finest quality French
crystal. Special fl- n
where at J8.00.
OppoHtte U. 8.
Pne of Washington's most prom
inent builders-;-a competitor said:
"1 consider the building and sell
ing of these homes for S3,3oo the
most remarkable accomplishment in
the history of the home building
business in Washington."
The people of Washington know good value
when they see it in a home just as in other things
nearly 200 "High View" homes have already been
Terms. f $200 Cash
1 erms-1 $26.92 Per Month
. (which pays directly en the horns. Including all Inttrett)
TO INSPKCT Take any O atreet car marked "Brookland or
"North Capitol and "W atrecU," ret off at Rhode liland avenu and
walk ens square east.
The owners have under course of construction more of these homes. It
will be several months before they are completed.
If you haven't the necessary $200 first payment to put Into one of the
homes now ready for immediate occupancy, you can have us reserve one of
the next lot for you by arranging to make us small monthly payments.' In
this way, by the time the homes are ready for occupancy, you will have
saved enough to make the first payment. After that all you need pay is
126.92 per month, which applies directly on the home, including all Interest.
Shannon & Luchs
713 14th St. N.W.
"Look for our Green and White Sign."
The Spring Road Properties
Everything a Home Should Be."
HOT WATER is the sys
tern of heating installed
in the Spring Road
Properties. If you
know anything about
the heating of a home, you are
familiar with the advantages of the
The Spring Road Properties are
homes of advantage in many re
spects. An inspection will acquaint
you with these advantages.
j$38 Per Month
(which pays directly on the home. Including all Interest)
TO INSPECT Take any Fourteenth Btreet car (tolni north.
Get off at Fourteenth and Spring rtoad and ou are right at the
homes only a fev minutes' ride from center of city.
A SMALLER CASH PAYMBNT
-will be accepted from those ho do not find it convenient to Immediately transfer isco
cash Into one of the Spring Itosd properties. All that Is required In such clits Is a
small Increase of tho tmmint of the monthly payments.
Shannon & Luchs
713 14th St. N. W.
"Look for our Green and White Sign."
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tmic crrc',(lfnces 1 '"- MAKt-ii-KlGHT will appear in the columns of THE WASHINGTON
"" "u" i miss reaamg a one of them. They arc inter
-Copyright, ltll. by Street Railway Adv
Co. (All rights reserved).
interesting and you can profit by them.
Talks pn the Cost of Living
YOU fellows of the. House and those Who deem
, themselves your more .digni.ied brothers of
'the Senate have re?n doing a lot of investigating on
this High Ccs o Living problem that is confronting,
the entire naikn these days. But, gentlemen, have
you turned your glasses in the right direction?
"You. have searched out the manufacturers of
'this' and 'that' product, investigated their methods,
and all that. But trere are two sides to every ques
tion. "Have you considered the other sjde I mean
Mr. Average Buyer? When I get through I think you
will agree with me that the blame should rest on him."
Mr. MAKE-IT-RIGHT Takes
The CRADDOCK Shoe
As an Example of a Good Cost of 'Living Reducer
41 T ET us take one ot the necessities ot lite as an ex-
L, ample shoes. Didn't I just hear one of you
gentlemen ask where was the good old $3.50 shoe of a
few years ago ?
"Well, it is worn out, and you wouldn't wear it if
it wasn't, with its clumsy style and inferior interior con
struction and finish. Shoes have improved mightily
in the last few years from the standpoints of style,
service and foot comfort.
"Yes, but the prices have gone up, did I hear you
say? Wait a minute! Prices have gone up on many shoes but not on all
shoes. Right here in Washington Berberich's are selling the CRADDOCK
Shoe for men for $3.50. That they have not reduced the leather quality or
the quality of the construction in order to enable such a
price is evidenced by the fact that the CRADDOCK
Shoe is backed by a guarantee that few manufacturers of
the highest price shoes would dare put behind their
products a guarantee that puts the CRADDOCK Shoe
ahead of any other $3.50 shoes by at least 30 days
more satisfactory service to the wearer.
The BERBERICH Guarantee
"THE CRADDOCK-TERRY CO., of Lynchburg, Va., having convinced us that
CRADDOCK Shoes will wear 30 days longer than any other $3.50 men's footwear, we take
it upon ourselves to guarantee the satisfactory service of every pair. Should any pair of
CRADDOCKS that we sell not live up to this guarantee in the strictest sense of the word,
we hereby agree to give the wearer a new pair absolutely FREE. BERBERICH'S."
"Here is your $3.50 shoe
price of years ago, but a shoe
designed in the style of today
and with an interior shaping
for comfort that entirely elim
inates the old 'breaking in'
process of years ago, when you
had to subject your feet to act
ual torture until the shoe be
"These statements of mine
are not hot air. If any CRAD
DOCK Shoe fails to live up to
them, I will make it right."
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II above all
must be satisfied!
Washington's Largest and Most Progressive Shoe House. Established 186a
store 1116-22 Seventh St.
BRANCH Q 1 O D A
store olo ra. Ave.