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'ESS WASHINGTON TIMJflS, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 0; 1912.
PREDICT FUTURE OF
Disruption of Republicans
Prophesied If Taft Runs
WANTED-A tr or prophet, astroloter or
SSTSli5,,,i " ths fuluro of ths
"Orand Old Party."
Any Individual who feels competent
to do this f orecastlng and who can back
up his forecasts with reasonably strong
evidence that h'e knows whereof he
speaks, can And a steady job In Wash
ington. He can take a stand alone
Pennsylvania avenue and collect a fine
lot of fees dally from anxious people
who would like to consult htm. lie
would be occupied night and day from
now to election and perhaps afterward.
The future of the Republican party Is
being dlscuwed among political leaders
more and more as the end of the cam
paign approaches. This Is a phase of
the political situation that Is really
"'V.'.". ,hB Politicians and students of
politics more concern and more worry
than the fata of one candidate or the
Deiertiom Feared. ,
Scarcely any two people agree on
what Is going to be the future of the
Republican party. It Is pretty generally
admitted that If It should come out
third In the voting In November It
would be sadly shaken and It would be
extremely difficult to keep It together.
A comparatively small proportion of de.
voted members of the party would stick
to It and go down with tho ship. But
, the tendency will be for men to desert If
t should come out of the election In
third place .
The Bull Moose movement. It It
proves stronger than the Republican
party In the voting In November, la
bound to be given a powerful Impetus.
It will be extremely difficult to keep
such progressive men as have thus far
remained In tho Tinnuhiimn n.riv awn.
.from it. Moreover, It will appeal pow.
erfully to many Democrats.
, .. c?""ot be questioned that If the
Bull Moose vote Is greater than the
Republican vote, the leaders xt the
Progressive party will go about tho
uuwucsa oi organizing ror 1816, organ
ising for the ConsTes'.lonal camnalim
of 19H, and organizing for control of
in jeEiaiaiures or mates and for the
nactmeht of Progressive legislation
with n fervor that will have a coun
This Is realized by many reactionaries,
and Is a potent reason why reaction
ary Influences nre working hard to
throw the Bull Moose to the place of
third In the race
Place Holders Worried.
The defeat of the Republican party,
it has to be remembered, will throw
out of office thousands of Republicans
of long atandlng, many of whom havo
been devoted to the party for the sako
of Jobs. One out of these Jobs their
enthusiasm will wane.
This Is a strong reason why the Re
publican party will find Itself gravely
weakened by defeat and weakened to
a degree that Is not exactly registered
by the results of the balloting. In
other words, the Republican party. If
defeated, will find that It has a lot of
members who stand ready to take to
the Ufeboats when they think the ship
In danger of sinking.
It will be a hard thing to reorganise
the Republican party and put It on an
HfTectlvo fighting basts for 1914 or 1916
If It suffers a bad drubbing at the polls.
Unlike the Democratic party. It has not
been through long years of the school
ing of defeat.
Democrats as Conservative!.
A lot of Intelligent political oplnlon
here, opinion of the Impartial sort, try
ing to read the political future Impar
tially, believes Jt likely that. If the Re
publicans fall to third place this year
the party will ko out of existence, that
the Bull .Moose party will replace the
Republican party, taking over every
thing that la In any way Progressive
and leaving the conservative elements
to find their way Into the Democratic
party, while many progressive Demo
crats quit their party and the Demo
cratic become In all respects tho con
servative party of the nation.
Others look for the present situation,
with three parties In the country, not
Including the Socialists, to continue at
least through another campaign. Still
others think that by 1916 the country
will have four parties, not Including
the Socialists the old Republican party,
tho Bull Moose party, and a radical and
conservative wing of the Democratic
party, which many believe la sure to
split In the next four years If the
Democrats should elect a President to
succeed President Taft. Such an out
come would mean that beforo long con
ditions In Congress would be more
badlv mixed than now and that some
thing like the block system found In
various European parliaments would
liver and Bowels
in Fine Condition
To praapdyeadtheniucry el constipation,
torpid liter, nek bsaoVhe, mn'sjiirioa, duuti-
oew sad aautes, you ami us
They new lul
urn way nuuoss
tts tbssi. Vim,
nd a clear
the rtiult of their dm. You need tW
Smll Pill, ImB Dm, Small ftta.
The GENUINE mint best iguana
EFFECTIVE SUNDAY, OCT. 6
The Washington & Old
Through Electric Service
between Washington and Lcesburg, Va
and Intermediate points, affording the
public an excellent and frequent sen-Ice.
Schedule of trains can be obtained at
705 15th 8t. N. W., 00 F St. N. W and
Sttb and M Sts. N. W.
.JBSBBBBBr I rVVB
BY GYPSIES' RAID
One v"oman Airested, and a Scond Accused, of Stealing
Money From Business Men Band Chased
WASHINGTON TIME BUREAU,
ANACOSTIA. D. C. OCT. I.
A band of gypsies, sent out to forage
for the main body, created turmoil In
Anacostla and neighboring towns yes
terday evening. At the close of the day
the record of the Eleventh police pre
cinct showed two cases of larceny, by
trick charged to the women fortune
tellers, shopkeepers were guarding their
money tills, and the police, had chased
the Invaders from the suburbs.
The gypsies entered Twining City
first, and the women with them scat
tered throughout the town to tell for
tunes. One of them entered the bar
room of Herman Fischer, In Pennsyl
vania avenue. William BIttner, the
bartender, waa there, as were a number
of others. The gaudily dreased visitor
Insisted on telling Mr- Bltlner's fortune.
In the course of her Incantations she
declared she could proceed better If
showi 'some bills. Some one handed
several bills to her. She said she, would
show them how to "blow the roll." and
after some more me sterlous passes she
handed back the money. After aha had
goneMr. BIttner 'his suspicions aroused
by Proprietor Fischer, discovered ho
had lost St. ,
Mr. BIttner pursued the gypsies to
Anacostla, where he found Policeman
C. R, Brown. The woman he pointed
out denied the charge. A gypsy who
said he was the chief of the band drove
up and said the woman was not guilty,
but he Would pay the money In order to
prevent trouble. This he did on the
spot. Mr. BIttner deciding not to Dross-
wwiam E. Howard, a Congress
Heights blacksmith, was the next vic
tim, one or the women, going Inslda
the shop, offered to tell Mr. Howard's
fortune. She found It necessary to re
move a handkerchief from thn smith's
pocket several times. Finally she left
and Mr. Howard discovered that W had
been taken, from his Docket. Policeman
T. A. Lusby arrested the woman In a
Susie Made waa the name tao save.
Rhe had with her a two-weeks-old baby.
The woman .denied the theft. She was
sent 10 tne House of Detention.
Congress Heights figures that It haa
spent 160,760 In plumbers' bills recently.
The sewering of the entire suburb, after
wmen came tne installation or modern
plumbing systems In the suburban
uomes, orougni aooui uio expenditure.
It Is estimated that by this time fully
1,400 people have the advantages of
modern plumbing there. Added to the
fuumDere- Dins must do inciuaea at
east 115.120 levied as taxes for the Im
provement, making a total cost of 176,870
for the Congress Heights .residents In
having the Improvements made to their
Policeman A. D. Moffett Intercepted
Frank Watson, a colored Inmate of St.
Elisabeth's Asylum, yesterday aa the
patient was escaping from the Institu
tion by way of Nichols avenue. The
policeman was on his way to report for
duty at the Eleventh precinct at the
time. The fugitive was sent back to
the asylum without delay.
The Rev. George W. Davenport, rector
of the Episcopal church In Danbury,
Conn., Is visiting the Rev. and Mrs.
Wlllard a. Davenport, his parents. In
Maple View avenue. The young clergy
man was reared In Anacostla, and la
well remembered here. He Is on his way
to Bavannah, da., where a missionary
convention Is to be held.
The Randle Highlands' Cltlxens' As
sociation will meet tonight In the Bap
tist Church, In the Naylor road. The
Annual election of officers la to take
Anacostla people will prepare a mam
moth petition for the extension of the
Capital Traction Company to the south
eastern suburbs. This action will be In
support of the efforts of two cltlreni
associations, committees from which are
seeking to bring about the extension re
ferred to. There la a difference nl
opinion, however, as to the most practl
cable route. The Anacostla CltUens
Association favors entrance by way o'
the Anacostla bridge, while the Minne
sota Avenue Improvement Association
believes the Pennsylvania avenue
bridge, a mile away, will be the proper
Funeral services for Capt George T
Fancy New York Pota- 7 CQ
toes 1 9c per peck. Bu. ID
Fancy Yellow onions perl QC
Fancy Sweet Potatoes 7CC
per peck 19c; per bu...
10c cans Sunset Evap.
Milk per can ,
3 cans 10c Salmon ICC
50-60 Santa Clara -tfQ
Prunes per lb 1U
90-100 Santa Clara Prunes re
per lb D
Choice seeded Raisins Of
per package O
Choice Apricots per -fr)f
Fancy Muir Peaches 1Af
per lb 1U
50c Tea any kind per O QC
3 loaves Star of the 1 AC
East bread for 11
914 11th S. E.
19 IN ALL
French were htld this morning at 10
o'clock from 8t. Teresa's Church. The
remains were Interred In Congressional
Cemetery. The deceased was slxty-threo
years old, had lived In Twining City,
where he died for many years, and had
been employed In the Washington Navv
Yard for forty-foUr years. He wa a
Mrs. Ida'Hammlll, of Madison street,
has returned -after a vacation of two
montha spent at Plney Point.
Miss Delia Murphy, of Pittsburgh,
Pa,, la the guest of Mrs. William Lough
ery, her sister, :n W stret.
The End of the Rainbow" Is the title
of a lecture that the Rev. Samuel W.
Orafnln, of the Anacostla M. B. Church,
will deliver before the people of Con
gress Heights on October IS.
Bids are being asked for the complete
construction ofXogan Park. Plana have
been prepared to Indicate elaborate treat
ment, which will be made effective
through an appropriation secured
through the sundry civil bill. It will
be one of the prettiest of tie southeast
parka when the Improvements are made.
Roses in High School
"Among the Roses In Europe," Is the
title of an Illustrated lecture to be giv
en tonight at I o'clock In the auditorium
of the Business High School by Robert
Pyle. of West Qrpve, Pa. Mr. Pylo has
studied the culture of roses In most of
the foreign nations, and Is considered
an authority In this work. He lectures
under the auspices of the Washington
The Washington Florists' Club will
from time to time this fall 'and winter
give lectures In the publlo schools of
the city, to encourage the atudy of bot
nnv among the pupils and stimulate
among the children love for flowers.
Otto Bauer, E. C, Mayberry and O. A.
C. Oehlmer compose the committee,
which has in charge plana for the series
English Bishop to Visit
Bishop of Washington
The Rt, Rev. Edward Stuart Talbot,
Bishop of Winchester, England, will ar
rive In this city tonight from Baltimore
and be the guest of the Rt. Rev. Alfred
Harding, Bishop of Washington, until
the end of the week.. Bishop Talbot will
speak tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock
at Bethlehem Chapel, Washington
Cathedral, this being the only address
scheduled for the bishop so far.
IltshOD Talbot Is accompanied by his
wife and daughter and by Sllaa McBee,
of New York, formerly editor of the
Churchman and now a prominent lay
man and journalist of New York city.
Reading for Blind From
Old French Romances
Frof. George C. Ketdel, of the Library
of Congress, will give a reading for the
blind In the reading room for the
blind In the library of Congress this
aftemcon at 4:45 o'clock. An English
translation of the celebrated romance
of tbe middle ages."Aucassln and Nlco
lette" Is the selection he haa chosen.
On Frldav evening at 8 o'clock a
musicals will be given the blind students
by George It. Miller, barltono and Miss
C. E. Bracket!,- pianist
1 "7" HprmTTTrTnmT'Tii hhp immmTT,Ti "
V Here We Are, Men,
JlL "The Dollar Saved" j
cMtyv IS YOURS I
ipSrl "BlackRaven" l
SAVEB III $3.50 Men's Shoes i
f ss$2.50 J)
TT I' rtf I A straight line measures the shortest
I distance Ifi the same way with the
I price ol a shoe.
I We control the output of the BLACK
I HAVEN factorlee-the shoe comes In a straight
S I line from these factories to YOU and "THE DOL-
I LAIt SAVED" is YOURS. S
0 Uomo in Expecting J3.M Style snd Leather EE
I You'll Get It for $2.50 in the .
I "BLACK RAVEN" SHOE -1
! The New Fall Styles Include 3 different varle- LsHsV
ties Dashing Shapes for the Young Man seeking I TA
E extremes and plainer styles for the Man who le?1" ,',,,' sV
. wants conservatives. Made by the Goodyear welt M i ,w7
process, with strictly solid Boles, Heels, and Stiff. It aaAX 9
enlngs In excellent wearing Tan, Ulack, and Pat- If & 1 I
ent leathers. See them today! II i fl
I Every Pair Wc Sell Bears the
Iron-clad Guarantee of teflj V
1 WM. HAHN & CO. W7 Jk
I Con 7th and K Sts. jff &Jy
m 1 . 1914-1916 Syy
B I 233 Pa. Ave. S. E. M! tilM
TO HAVE PLACE IN
Are Completed for Forma
tion of Organizatipn.
Whoever Is named colonel of the
high school regiment this year will
have the honor of leading his command
down Pennsylvania avenue In the In
augural parade March 4 next, for the
regiment has occupied a place of. honor
In this parade ever since It was organ
ised. Once or twice tbe students have
been ordered back after starting, on ac
count of the weather, and four years
ago a special parade and review by the
President, with' a. Filipino band, waa
conducted some days after the storm
HAIR STOPS FALLING, DANDRUFF
DISAPPKRS---25 CENT "DANDffllNF'
Save your Hair! Beautify
Danderine crows hair
Try aa you will, after an application
of Danderine, you cannot find a single
trace oi asnaruit or m loose or tailing
hair and your scalp will not Itch, but
after a few weeks' use, when you will
actually see njw hair, fine and downy
at first yes but really new hair
growing all over tne scalp. '
A little Danderine now will Immedi
ately double the beauty of your hair.
No difference how dull, faded, brittle
and scaggy. Just moisten a cloth with
Danderine and carefully draw It through
No other firm
In selling you Carpets we offer you a proposition
that no other firm in the world will duplicate.
We make, line and lay them absolutely free, and
charge you nothing for what may be wasted in cutting
to match figures.
You pay only for what is actually necessary to
cover your floors, and the price per yard is marked in
plain figures to invite comparison with the prices asked
in ANY store. . .
Give us your order by 1 o'clock and the carpets
will be laid the following day. ,
Peter Grogan & Sons Co., 817 to 823 7th St.
had fallon on Washington and out It
off from the rest of the world ifor
Preliminary organization of the regl-.
ment for this, year was effected yester
day afternoon at the five white high
schools. ' Reports to Assistant Superin
tendent Thurston are, not yet complete
enough to make a definite comparison
of enlistments with those of last year,'
but It Is announced by Mr. 'i Thurston
that the number of companies will not
be Increased, although probably more
boys will be In the regiment this year
Tailors representing the Jacob Heed's
Sons Company, of Philadelphia.-which
obtained the contract for making uni
forms this year, will begin taking meas
urements tomorrow, the Central High
School being the first one visited.
A special examination will be held
at the Franklin School Thuraday morn
ing at. I for those who wish to qualify
as manual training teachers. The be
ginning salary Is MGO a year.
Service for Father Doyle.
Members of the Catholic (Convert
League will attend a service at Mc
Mahon Hall, Catholic University of
America, Sunday afternoon at l:30. In
memory of the late Rev, A. P. Doyle,
head of the Paullst Mission House. An
nouncement of the service Is made by
Joseph E. Colton, president of the Cath
cllo Convert League. , ,
it! Invigorate your scalp!
and we can prove it. v
your hair, taking one small strand at
a time. The effect Is Immediate and
amazing your hair will be light, fluffy
and wavy and have an appearance of
abundance; an Incomparable lustre,
softness and luxuriance, the beauty and
shimmer of true hair health.
Get a ts-cent bottle of Knowlton'a
Danderine from any drug atore or toilet
counter, and prove to yourself tonight
now that your hair is as pretty and
soft aa any that it has been neglected
or Injured by careless treatment that's
in the World
Mrs. James B. Harrlman
May Undergo Operation
NEW YOItK, Oct s.-Mrs. James Bor-
Amn Him... ......a ... - . .
rr...in '' ca oi me woman s na
------....... ni:.u ui mo wufiinu na
tional Democratlo campaign committee,
president of the Colony Club, and In
tereated In minv eharifua ! .rimMitf
ill. It Is feared an operation would be
11. t fa .....-. " -' .'. " . r. .'
it i MIZ ,oay' Tw,Cfl ""ce Sunday,
a.mo.t".1tn,p.'ri;tlvl,",,0? h'd 'PP'
Mrs. Harrlman never 'has fully recov
w&.'r.ra lh "U) arfeMent In May last,
wan.hi.i,,ith """n O. McAdoo,
S7..n...fIom V m"h'n between
Matteawan and Freehold, N. J.
1 sssW sssW ssssS lsslP r sTVr I Mb MfE WsssssW .B
$25 tailored suits for
We Know You Will. You are a Woman or Taste. You
are a Woman of Sense, too good sense to let an opportunity like
this pass without investigating. An investigation by you is prac
tically a sale made by us.
We made a-great purchase of 1,000 suits
-50 different styles to select from
thm'toWo'ffe?Ua,fth17?50.,han th" "U.mbe,r "e C0U,d not hVe !ecu"d
Wa purchased the materials of which they are made sample
nehlghe"ml?ed,su'ltiU"r' nporttri-fbrIcg that fcro oTed only
JVe took these samples to a first-class tailor, he said he would
?w!f!fpioffff"h-,n7llt iSS" a prlce pro"rata whlch wouM "
We selected the styles, those WE KNEW were favorites hand
some braid trimmed suits,, several In the high walsted effects, and
exquisitely fltUng plain tailored styles. In brack" blue? and brown
diagonal serges, and smart two-tone whipcords, mannish worsteds
men's-wear serges, cheviots, and clay serges. "" "'
The reault achieved In the finished suit Is positively beyond our
expectations In style, finish, and general effect. '
Suit Store 2nd Floor.
Yon have never been
OWWmmJt .ArnA ....h
j Process gingham aprons
IV. .. ..! ... , 1
. v, wu, inuwr price, is .err
low for them. They are made
Princess style, without sleeves.
brain .liAiilfi.. .hms ....
shoulder, with strap across
oacK to keep them from ellp
Plng on the shoulder, finished
with ruffle at tho bottom, have
pockets and felled seams. These
- ...Huv vk ai.iiu.iu guaran
teed gingham. Patterns are
broken plaids and checks.
APIIONB In several different
atvlftfl- halt anvAna ...
. - f.w..v, vu. 1UVU
una, cui gooa
d bib aprons;
is, finished with
iiu iuii; rouna did icrani
louna Den aprons, nntsl
ruffle: all h.v. m.v.i.
fhnlf nl lh. 1.1
Women's Wear Slorein'd
Started will you join
OUR FALL SEWMACHINE CLUB?!
Join now and get a guaranteed $65 Standard
Kotary Central Needle "Sit Straight"
We are ROlna- to form a new
members. 100 women who want to own a good
Sewmachlne to save them endless work. 100
women who are economical and sensible
enough to prefer a sewmachlne Involving, a
moderate outlay to one costing an extrava
gant price. 100 women who appreciate the
small first outlay of (2 on our easy terms of
payment which secures delivery of the machine.
Knter your name without delay and be
In line for one of the 100 memberships. De
liveries will be made In tho order names are
entered on our club list
THE MACHINE? ARE ALL 1912 MODELS
Automatic lift and drop head cases In new central needle
design, lull quartered oak and mission woodwork.
Members of $0 cash
this club ntv aw and
this club pay " and
The machine head is
the latest Standard
with all Improvements., ball
bearings, high speed, noiseless
locktand chain stitch .standard
Other important features
Ilall bearings runs 75 per
cent lighter than old atyle
Tension not changed . by
change of speed, size of thread
or length of stitch.
Thread will not break when
the machine Is run backward.
Wears twice as long aa other
All working parts are made
of the finest material bv skill
ed workmen practically no
wtar-out. A liberal guarantee
against defects In construc
tion goes with each machine.
Sewing Machine Store Third
Make wash dresse for the
School term use
Dress ginghams here
at 10c yd.
Not hero every day at 10c a
yd. but a sneclal offertnar for
a gooa stanaara quality or
Dress Otngham and In the
newest colorings, showing
stripes, checks and plaids.
Retain their color when
wahed right. ,. '
Full 33 Inches wide. A good
dress gingham at a low price.
Bargain Tables-Street Floor.
Scotch Lassie Crosses v .
Ocean to Wed Local Man
A bonnle Scotch lassie. Miss Agntn I
fl-Att a n.i-Hfla. I. . . . '
ajvutt, wa vuuHUi IS DOW CrOMIlIf IIW
ocean to marry her sweetheart of child-
t.ul .... I- .! l... ...
ivvu uaw ,,i i,a Wljr, lie IS JSmCS ,
namsay. and the ceremony, will be per- ,h
formed here on Mias Scott's arrival by I
the nev. D, C. MacLeod, of this city. I.
glnflt Mr. nntnajIV nam ta AmarlnA
to seek new fortunes the pair have been
separated, but their affection tor each
timer iim iuiviicu ilia ycaro, jar, llm
say will meet his bride-to-be In New
lul. VI. jr, a
you will buv
Trim styles is collars for
the well groomed girl at
Plain Linen Collars. In -the
new Robespierre effects. Then
wc have all heights and slses
In Women's and Children's
Plain Linen Collars, In sizes
from 11 to 16H Inches.
CMIOICK AT KHc.
New u. fetch.! styles k
ro&red Iiaea cellars at 25c
Pretty Robespierre shapes, as
well aa the plain straight styles.
The popular height, IK Inches,
Is very scarce, but we have
secured enough for tomorrow's
Neckwear Store Street Floor.
And save $30
There are do fees
no interest to pay
The Standard central needle
utit straight" idea
That'a one of the new fea
tures of the Standard Rotary
tne more reason why the
Standard Rotary should be
The machine Is correct, your
In constructing this machine
the Bewlng head Is set over to
the right to bring the needle
directly in front of the sewer.
With this wonderfully Improved
machine you sit perfectly erect,
directly In front of the needle,
without leaning over to the
left as before, thus doing
away with strain on eyes,
twisting back bone and re
sulting headaches, backaches
and unnecessary fatigue. You
do better work In an easier
way. You do more work with
out bad results to your gen
The machine that doctors so
strongly Indorse and the ma
chine that health Journals so
widely recommend as giving
the user I' O S I T I VI! L Y
These machines list and sell
through the ordinary channels
at 186. The Club Price la .U.
complete with all attachments
and our very broad guarantee.
for 7c yd.
Time Is drawing near when
outing flannel undergarments
will feel Just right. ,
Have you started making
yours yet? Duy tomorrow the
material It need cost hut 74e
i'a yd. and you secure the loo
Tho favorite light blue and
pink stripes are here In different
Street Floor Bargain Table.