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THE WASHINGTON TBEES, SUNDAY, JULY 7, 1912.
Mrs. Julia Barber Was on
Way Back to Washington
When Death Came.
FORTY INJURED IN
Engineer Beach, of Alexandria,
Killed in Accident Near
Mrs. Julia I Barber, widow of Amzl L.
( Barber, the asphalt king, died last night
On a Pullman car whllo returning to
Washington from New York, where Bhe
bade good-by yesterday to her daughter-in-law,
Mrs. Le Drolct Langdon Barber,
who Is on the Gorman-American liner
Moltke, bound for Europe. The. younger
Mrs. Barber Is In such precarious state
Of health, following years of nervous
prostration and a recent fall from a
fourth-Btorv window, that no attempt
was mado to reach her by wireless, and
she will not know of the sudden death
of the elder Mrs. Barbor until the liner
touches a continental port.
Mrs. Barber was on her way to Wash
ington to attend to a few details of busi
ness before going to Fairfield. Conn.,
whero her daughter, Mrs. S. E. Davis,
has a summer cottago. While on tho
train Mrs. Barber asked the conductor
for water several times. Passing her
seat when tho Journey was nearly end
ed, he noticed her sitting limply, and
found that she was dead. So quietly
had sho passed away that none of the
passengers were aware of It,
Miss Helen Calkttm, Mrs. Barber's pri
vate secretary, was at the Union Station
to meet her. Sho was greatly shocked
when Informed that Mrs. Barber waf
dead, this Information coming to her
within a few minutes after the police
had taken charge of the body and had
sent It to an undertaking establishment,
whence It was removed to Belmont,
the fine residence of Mrs. Barber, at
fourteenth and Clifton streets.
Miss Calkins at once notified the rela
tives of Mrs. Baibsr. Mr. and Mrs. 3.
E Davis, of New York, who wore in
Washington Immediately after the
younger Mrs. Barber had narrowly es
caped death by falling from a window
in the tower of Bclmunt, were sum
moned and arrived here today. Mr.
and Mrs. E. P. Davis, of tho High
lands, the parents of S. E. Davis, presi
dent of the Oldsmoblle Company, were
notified at once and Mrs. Charles B.
Vance, who lives at Belmont but who
was away when Miss Calkins learned
of Mrs. Barber's death. Word of the
death was sent also to J. J. Albright,
of Buffalo, brother-in-law of Mrs. Bat
her, to Andrew Langdon, of Buffalo,
her brother, and to her sister, Mrs. E.
E. I Woodward, of Chicago.
Tho funeral arrangements will prob
ably be announced tomorrow.
H. Prescott Qatley, who had charge
of Mrs. Barber's business affairs, called
at Belmont this morning. The disposi
tion of tho extensive estate will wait
upon the arrival hne of all members of
Miss Calkins said today .hat Mrs.
Barber frequently suffered from acute
indigestion. Coroner Nevltt examined
the body after it had been removed
from the train and gave an affidavit
that Mrs. Barber had died from heart
failure Induced by acute Indigestion.
Familiar with the state of Mrs. Bar
ber's death, Miss Calkins nan satis
fied with this diagnosis.
It was remarked that a diamond ring
which Mrs. Barber ordinarily wore ana
a hand bag which she ordinarily car
ried wero not found in the car. Atten
tion was called to this by Miss Calkins,
but the private secretary buld today
that she did this only as a measuie
of precaution because Mrs. Barber, de
parting hurriedly, may have left these
valuables here or may have lelft them
with her daughter, Mrs. S. E. Davis, In
New York. Mrs. Barber's diamond ear
rings and other similar Jewelry were
intact when her death was discovered.
These and the money xound on her per
son were taken In charge by the police
Mrs. Bnrber was sixty-nine years old.
She spent her childhood in Belmont, N.
Y., and after her marriage In 1871 to a.
L. Bnrber, the palatial residence built
In Washington was named after her
childhood home. She was a leader of
the social set among permanent resi
dents of Washington, was a former vice
president of tho D. A. R., was a wo
man suffragist, opposed vivisection and
with her splendid homo, filled with pic
tures, tapestries and many valuable ob
jects of art, as a background was one
of the mest prominent figures, among
the elderly women of the Capital.
She is survived by two dauthterd.
Mrs S. E. Davis and Mrs. Charles
Vance and two grand daughters, Irene
Davis, the daughter of Mrs. Davis, and
Julia Langdon Barber, the daughter of
the younger Mrs. Barber, now on her
way to Europe.
Mrs. Le Drolct Barber Intended to go
to Austria in search of health. Sho was
Miss Franzl, of Vienna, and met La
Drolct Barber when he and his parenu
were traveling In Europe.
May Establish Farm
For "Down and Outs"
CHICAGO, July 7 A farm In the
vicinity of Chicago, where hundreds of
the city's "down and outs" can be re
stored to health and trained for useful
occupations. Is a possibility of the near
The plan to rehabilitate the men who,
either through their own fault or
through adverse circumstances, have
fallen Into the unemployed class, was
outlined before the municipal commis
sion on unemployment by Malcolm Mc
Dowell. At the suggestion of Prof. Charles R.
Henderson, of the University of Chi
cago, a subcommittee, with Mr Mc
Dowell as chairman, was appointed to
Btart the movement
Mr. McDowell spoke of a city farm
near Cleveland, which Is successfully
doing this class of work
Exquisite Floral Designs and Choice
home-grown flowers for all occasions.
Reasonable prices. Gude, 1214 F. Advt.
GREENSBORO, N. C, July 7.-Engt'
neor Thomas C. Beach, of Alexandria,
Va., received injuries from which ho
died last night, and forty or more pas
sengers were cut and bruised when the
Southern railway limited train, No. 36.
Atlanta to Washington, collided head-on
with a freight ongino In tho Pomona
yards, near horo yesterday afternoon.
The wrecked train carried between
-50 and 400 passengers, and was running
at high speed. Engineer Beach applied
tho emergency brakes ISO yards bofoie
the crash, and Jumped from his cnb.
Carroll Electric Co.
Jobbers of Electric Supplies
514 12th St. N. W.
ELOCUTION AND SINQINO.
MRS. EMILY FRECII EARNESL
Id !tth t. N. E. Pbon Lincoln 11U
IAY FEVER and NASAL CATARR
Can be successfully treated
Contains no notson. onl-
ates or hablt-formlng drugs.
Satisfaction guaranteed or money re
funded. Pi Ice 50c George Hayea, Bank
Bid., 8tU and Q S. E,
'Fireman Cllnksdala Jumped, and escaped
with slight injuries. .... . .
The wreck was caused by the engine
of train 36 taking an open tiros. over
switch, throwing it from tho northbound
track onto tho southbound, Less than
S00 vards from tho open switch the
freight cnglno stood.
glneer Beach disregarded a danger slg-
nal. Officials state mni ino acciaeni
was duo to an open switch, tho respon
sibility for which haB not been deter
Engineer Beach had been In tho sorv
Ice thirty-two years, and yesterday's
was his first wreck. Ho was tho oldest
engineer of this division In point of
service, and among tho veterans of the
$ii.oo to Niagara Falls and Return,
Baltimore & Ohio, July 12. Special train
of modern coaches and parlor cars
leaves Union Station 7:45 a. m. via
Philadelphia and Lohlgh Valley route.
Cheap sldo trips from the Falls to popu
lar resorts and llberol stopover privi
leges returning within limit of 15 days.
Other excursions Julv 26, August 0, 23,
Beptcmber 6, 20, and October 4. Advt.
MRS. J.0CKW00D BACK
FROM NIAGARA FALLS
Sho Says Move Was Discussed
. For "Peace Bridgo" Across
Mrs. Belva A. Lockwood has returned
from Niagara Falls, whero, on Jtily 4,
sMo attended tho "Peaco Banquet" of
tho affiliated boards of trade of the
State of Now York and tho Dominion
of Canada. Mrs. Lockwood was ono
of tho speakers, telling of tho organ
ization of tho "American Women's Re
public." "Tho peaco banquet at Niagara Falls
on the Fourth was a doclded success,
but was like 'Hamlet with Hamlet et
out, for not a word was said about the
Fourth," she said.
Mrs. Lockwood said one of tho most
Important things discussed wero plans
for a Peace Bridge across the Niagara
from the United States to Canada, to
span the gorge, as a monumont In com
memoration of the one hundred years
of peaco that have existed between the
United States and England.
Clerk Is Charged
With Raising Bills
Perry H. Carman, a Treasury clerk,
charged with raising l bills to 110 and
passing them in Baltimore, was ar
raigned before Commissioner Bond yes
terday, waived preliminary examination,
and was remandod to Jail In default of
M.000 ball. Ho appeared to tre entirely
indifferent to the proceedings. With
him In court was his young wife. Jo
seph Atkins, another Treasury clerk,
charged with the same offensri. .will be
brought before Commissioner Bond to
morrow afternoon at 2:30.
Men's Tailored $
Suits, to Your Measure
Extra Pair of Trousers
Bankrupt Sale of finest Illuc Kersre nnrt other light rrelght fab
rics. Made In two piece milts to jour measure with an extra
pair of trousers Free, flO.no rent value 925.00.
Come In, examine and be convinced. He mean what Tre ay.
Schwartz & Freedman
7th and E Streets S. W.
$1.00 Listerine - S8c
50c Listerine ty 32c
25c Listerine ....... 13c
25c Mentholatum v r. . 12c
$1.00 Herpicide 79c
50c Herpicide 39c
50c Parisian Sage 35c
$1.00 Pinaud's Hair Tonic 69c
50c Pinaud's Hair Tonic 35c
35c Fletcher's Castoria 21c
25c Glyco-Thymoline 16c
Sanotogen, small , 85c
Sanotogen, medium $1.65
Sanotogen, large $3.25
Horlick's Malted Milk, hospital size $3.00
50c Capilaris 35c
25c Danderine 15c
50c Danderine 31c
$1.00 Danderine 59c
50c Parker's Hair Balsam 35c
50c Phillips' Milk Magnesia 33c
10c Bromo Seltzer 5c
50c Armour's Beef 35c
25c Oxo Beef Cubes 15c
35c Steero Beef Cubes 27c
50c Canthrox .-. . .35c
50c Rexall Liver Salt 39c
25c Rexall Liver Salt 19c
10c Whitmore's Shoe Polishes 7c
10c Quick White for White Shoes 7c
SPEISER'S ECZEMA LOTION
Of the thousands of remedies sold and recommended
for the treatment of eczema there Is none which we enn
recommend wltn greater certainty of giving relief. Spel
ser's Lotion will not only glvo relief, but will cure any
case of eczema, or wo will refund your money.
Two Size Bottles, 50c and $1.00
Pompeian Pure Olive Oil
In Full Measure Cans
Full Pint Cans . . 35c
Full Quart Cans, 63c
Powdered Borax, lb 6c
Powdered Boraclc Acid, lb. box... 20c
Sugar Milk, the best; lb. box 21c
Phosphate Soda, the best, lb. can. .15c
Chalk and Orris Dentifrice, i ozs.. Oc
Pure petroleum Jelly, 1-lb. can. ...15c
Prepared Chalk, lb. box 5c
Epsom Salts, lb. box 5c
Powdered Alum, lb 10c
Bicarbonate Soda, lb Sc
Sal Ammoniac, lb 10c
Fluid Extract Cascara Aromatic,
4-oz. bottle 25c
Ess. Pepsin, 4-oz. bottle 19c
Liquid Soda Mint, pint bottle 15c
Dobell's Solution, pint bottle 15c
Pure Glycerine, lb 25o
Compound Licorice Powder, lb. ...25c
Pure Castor Oil, 4-oz. bottle 9c
Aromatic Spirits Ammonia, 3-oz.
Spirits Turpentine, pint bottle 15c
Oil Cltronella, 4-oz. bottle 25c
English Lavender Flowers, lb.... 29c
Senna Leaves, 1b 29c
Paris Green, lb. box 29c
Arsenlte Lead lb. can 15c
Powders White Hellebore, lb 25c
Pure Rock Candy, lb...,, 15c
Household Ammonia, bottle 5c
Finest Imported Bay Rum, pint. .39c
Peroxide Hydrogen, pint bottle. ...19c
Spanish Whiting, lb 5c
Best French Rose Water, pt. bot..25c
Pure Grain Alcohol, pint 40c
Glauber Salts, lb 5c
Cream Tartar, the best, lb 32c
2-grain Quinine Pills, 100 In bottle. 18c
3-graln Quinine Pills, 100 In bottle 25c
2-grain Quinine-Capsules, doz 5c
3-graln Quinine Capsules, doz 7c
5-graln Quinine Capsules, doz 10c
Puro Castile Soap, lb 15c
Brown Mixture and Ammonia
Tablets, bottle 6c
Solution Citrate Magnesia, bottle. 19c
Pure Vaseline, lb. Jars 25c
Dead Stuck for Bugs, eon 15c
16c Pcterman's Roach Food 9c
Chloride Lime. 1-lb. cans 8c
Crude Carbolic Acid, pint 10c
Pure Sulphate Quinine, 1 oz 33c
i'arowax itenned Paraffin, lb 9c
Double Distilled Extract Witch
Hazel, full pint bottle 15c
OUR NEW STORE
For the convenience of our patrons and to relieve the congested conditions
of our main store, we have opened a branch at the corner of 13th and G streets,
where our customers will find everything to be expected in an up-to-date drug
The same money-saving prices prevail as at the Main Store.
i 1r rnii urn
You ran get malnrla and other
(llfr from the biles of tbrxe
.Summer nests. All Insect hltes
nrr painful, dlsfliture tbr face and
ImniU and may develop blood
poisoning If scratched.
Use Oil Cltronella and kern
them nun I
1 -ounce bottles 10c
2 -ounce bottles 25c
Look Out for Tan and freckles
IVott Is the time when the sun trie to burn
nway your complexion. Honetcr, ou can keep
It fair In nplte of his fiery ras If )ou umc a
Speiser's Freckle Cream
Itemovea Freckles and Tan.
50c Jars Cut to 39c
OUR NEW CAMERA DEPARTMENTS
To Get You Acquainted With Our Photo Department We Will Develop All Films
Brought in Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for 5c Per Roll
Dependable Toilet Articles
AT CUT PRICES
25c Peroxide Cream .-.-... 15c
25c Pond's Extract Vanishing Cream 15c
25c Woodbury's Cream .-16c
25c Palmer's Skin Success Ointment 15c
50c Hind's Honey and Almond Cream .... 33c
25c Hind's Honey and Almond Cold
Cream, tube '. . 19c
50c Pompeian Massage Cream. . ..- 29c
75c Pompeian Massage Cream .......... 49c
$1.00 Pompeian Massage Cream 59c
10c D. & R. Cold Cream .-..-. .7c
25c D. & R. Cold Cream .-. 18c
35c D. & R. Cold Cream. . .tv. .-. . .- 27c
50c D. & R. Cold Cream .-. v.38c
25c Sanitol Tooth Paste -..-... 13c
25c Euthymol Tooth Paste ..-..-. 13c
25c Calox Tooth Powder 18c
25c Colgate's Paste 20c
25c Redox Paste -.-.-.- .-. . . 15c
25c Graves' Paste ...tt.t..v.. .-.-.t: . . .13c
25c Kolynos Paste v.-. 18c
25c Pyrodenta Paste .- .- 18c
25c Sozodont Paste -. ,rr.- 15c
25c Proff Paste -. . .v 15c
50c Pebecco Paste . .35c
25c Pasteurine Paste ...... .-.-. .- 13c
25c Zonweiss Paste .v. . 18c
25c Dr. Graves' Tooth Powder 13c
25c Mead & Baker's Mouth Wash 13c
Pure Grape Juice. The
Best in America.
Pull Pint Bottle, 1 6c
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sssssssssa 1 mtw9Xm ' VCP
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XmmmmW V -
Gaatriti. , i ffcstl0"- Sick Stomach,
uastrltls. Large bot- r
mk w I l UaJ
GIVE THE TOTS A CAMERA
Learn with them the wonders and joys of photography. Go
on tramps into the woods, along the beach, through fragrant
meadows. Snap the birds, the trees, the sea everything that
appeals to you. Your eyes, with the aid of the camera, will open
to a newer and more beautiful life than you have ever known. And
the fun of making an album of your pictures is accompanied by the
educational side a better knowledge of wonderful Nature.
OUR CAMERAS ARE PRICED TO SUIT YOU
It Brings the
The Great 20th Century Remedy
for the Whole Family
Take one after meals for a day
or so and you will smile again.
E-Z TABLETS will relieve all
cases of Bad Breath, Sour Stom
ach, Constipation, Headache,
Heartburn, Billiousness, Insomnia,
Lazy Liver, Dizziness and Dys
pepsia. If a 25c package (100
tablets) doesn't cure or relieve
you, we return your money. Do
you want a better guarantee ?
Tlie onlV 5-lnuh Clear Havana,
Cubnn hand-rsindo Cigar in tho Uni
ted States for uhlcn the dealer pays
HO per thousand net cost.
A fresh supply.
5c. Box of 50. $2.25.
25c Imported Perfecto,
Cut to 19c.
Box 23, S1.T5.
20c Clsar Cut to 15c.
Box 25c. $3.75.
R. G. SLL.LI VAN'S
Ono of the finest cigars on the
market. Londros anj Perfeotos.
3 for 25c. Box of 50, J3 50.
FLORA DE LOVERA.
Flno, clear Havana cceds.
10c sizo -:ut to 7c; 4 for 25c.
Box of 50, $3.00.
20c size Rosa Perfeoto cut to
1 for 25c.
Box of 23, J3.00.
Iilplomtitlco cut to :0c.
Box of 60. 14.50.
A1TT & BOND'S
A ftehh supply of this famous 10z
7c. pox of 50, J3 25.
Usually Sold for 10c Dozen
Cut to 3 Dozen for 1 0c
All Safety Blades
SHARPENED AND MADE TO
CUT BETTER THAN NEW,
LEAVE THEM AT THE CIGAR
With a can of
YA rum Violet, Car
:il nation nml In
Toaea Hone, 25c.
vi-svit iiii ;
Easy to Apply. Bottle 10c
Swift's Pride Cleaner
10c cans cut to
vrlll irrt you
to work on
mmmmJmWmmk - W
Mias m mm ncs
WKIMMM l 1
flfft Ik I
f mm .
noni l pound
cans, cut to
Theatrical Cold Cream
Cut to 5c
P SS.F 1
5- POISON I
Cure's cold in head, hoy
fever and croup.
The hest remedy on earth
for catarrh; the regular
25c tube. With this coupon,
I OKI KKWOMIIM
There's Tio Excuse for
. jt. jr. j ! I i ,
A brush free to apply It with.
Made fresh i Cr
Every Day, box I J v.
The Kind Your Doctor Uses
Cut to 49c
3 lbs. for 10c
10c Dottles Cut to
50c Caps Cut to.
75c Caps Cut to
Big 2 for 25c size.
Our price. 3 for 25c.
$7iM for box of 100.
Special 3 for 10c; S for 25c.
Box of 50 for J1.50.
Extra Mild Little Cigars.
, This is a new one.
(10) Little Cigars In a Tin Box (10)
9c per box; 3 for 25c.
3 for 5c: box of 100, J1J40.
A fine 5-cent smoke.
Our price for this sale,
3 for 10c, 8 for 25c. Box of 25, 75c.
Made to sell at 5c straight.
Sale price. 7 for 25c.
Box of 25. S8c.
A r.sild 5c cigar sure to please.
A fresh shipment to go at
3 for 10c. 8 for 25c.
Box of 50. J1.60.
High-grade Porto Rlcan Cigar.
High Tone, the 10c size.
Cut to 5c. Box of 25. $1.15.
Excelsior, the 10c size.
Cut to 6c. Box of 50. J2.50.
TVe have just received a fresh sup
ply of the popular 5c cigar.
Special price, 3 for 10c.
8 for 25c. Box of 50. J1.50.
LA CAKDILLO PERFECTO.
Regular 3 for 25c quality.
5c straight; box of 50, J2.60.
A Ine 10c Clear Haana.
7c, A for ?5c.
Box of 50, J3.00.
A high-grade 10c Cigar.
Special pries, 7c; 4 for 25c.
Box of 50. 13 00.
HOYO DI MONTEREY-Perfoctos.
Cut to 20c straight; $5 per box
B Panotola Size.
Regular 3-for-25o Clgur.
Box of 100. ia.00.
We are still selling thin
Known 5c Straight Cigar at
3 for 10'. S for S6c
Box of 50. Jl 50.
A 25- lnnort"d perfecto.
Cut to 19i
Bot of -j. J 75