THE WAdiilWJ ON TIMES. SUNDAY , DECEMBER SJlil
STORE ROOMS ARE
SOLD FOR $110,000
Miller, Brothers Make Busi
ness Property Deal Pur
chasers Not Named.
Millar Brother!, who have been deal
ing In Ninth street buitnaai property
ltd a considerable extent raeentlr..hava
pold. two -store-rooms 'on Ninth 'streets
pear D, tha total consideration being
Approximately $110,000. The names of tha
purchasers aro withheld,
f The property at 501 Ninth street north
west, , formerly occupied by Sauter's
restaurant and now occupied by Vln-
eni uoeieuo, was sold ror ,.130,000, tha
Ilmpson-Sujllvan Company .representing
.he purchaser. '
The property. yat 610 Ninth street was
id to a purchaser represented by Belt
Brten Company for about $40,000.
loth these figures, shtw the advance in
he value of Ninth street property In
cent momns. (
Miller Brothers was represented In
sin transactions hv KhMM. r. u-
ley. of Uie real estate department of tha
Kh&f.t.An V0"? L"'ut Company.
W,S2Uon '.' " as attorney.
'A number of good1 salea are reported
K. "K.V- -Boul Co.. tha largest
" ! ut an apartment House,
valued at about tu.no Vt inn VVi J.Vl.I'
wIS.1. """hwest, to A. F. Measlck. -of
Winston Salem, N. C. In part pay
I-sT" . ksAsvAf4awelCfawsa ak.Mai m
r m .utmninuii
The Sale of the Hirsh Co. Stock of
Women's, Misses' and Children's
SUITS, COATS, MILLINERY, DRESSES
DRY GOODS and NOTIONS
At Lowest Prices Quoted This Season
PROVED A BIG SUCCESS
( ynington wom?n sure are bargain-wise. In spite of the in
demerit weather Thursday there was a throng of eager buyers here.
An secured big valuesYOU CAN DO THE SAME. We want, to
close out' every piece of Hirsh merchandise in a hurry so that
Kantor's Department Store can put in stock of their own selection.
Do not miss coming here for these bargains:
Bargains in COATS and SUITS
-Una's $1S and $18
Tailored Suits ot serge
In 'blue, black or
gray; best styles.
Kantor's price to
Birth's 122, $25,
aid ISO Tailored Salts
of serge, cheviot, and
gray mixtures, In
black, nary and
brown; this season's
best sellers. Kantor's
price to close,
Hirsh's $8 and $10
thibet, black, and colors,
Children's Coats Deeply
rn.li Via ah iiiM. m aA.M
chllla or broadcloth. In white, red,
heavily lined. Hirsh's price. 13.(0.
' Kantor's price to close
CHILDREN'S COATS, sites ( to
'trimmed with velvet collars, brass
and finished with pockets. Hirsh's
irlce, $1.98. Kantor's price to close.
HirsiVs $1.00 CTr
Special Corsets 93C
a popular seller.
Including Hull Ja
bots and Quaker Col
lars trimmed In Val. or
Ft. Venice laces; many
different styles. Kan
tor's price to close,
Hade of coutll; new
long, straight model,
finished 'with six gar
ters. ICantor'a price
to close, 5c.
Hirsh's $2.98 ) Separate Skirts
of navy or black serge and gray
wnipcora, tailored in a su
rea in a su-
new style; Kant
or's price to close
HIRSH'S $8:98 SERGE DRESSES, $4.69
Real attractive style and one that has sold well this season.
Robespierre collar effect, trimmed with colored piping and velvet;
choice of navy, garnet, black, brown, and gray. Kantor's a a s v
price to close 44e0y
Hirsh's Ribbed Underwear Reduced
Good news for those who have not as yet bought their winter
ing Vests or rants;
bleached or unbleach
ed. Hirsh's price, SOc.
of Vests, bleached or
6 rice, 16c a garment.
to close, a gar- 1 Qj
ment '. J.J71
Mimur b price
to close, a gar
ment for this property tha Boula Coin
psnytook $47 acres of land near Win
ston Salem, valued at $$.. The trans
aotion wa made In connection with
The same Arm sold two more houses
In Hall Place, recently erected by I
E. Brunlnger, this making a total of
eleven houses sold ou,t of fourteen con
structed; Tha latest sales are at J6W
Hall Mace, whtcn was purchased by
sugene rnraaane, r., ror H.w. ana
DM Hall Place. bouaht bv Charles II
Hashlnson. of Montgomery County,
Md., for $4,280. Both purchasers expect
SThe same Arm sold tha dwelling at
B Eleventh street northwest for L.
endless to W. A. Polndexter. of Vir
ginia, tha price being-$4,690. They also
sold for Lewis ones the new six room
and bath dwelling at Mil .Thirteenth
street northwest to Leo J. Roberts,- who
$4,M0. , ,.
Jk farm of fifty. seven" acres In 'Fair
fax County, Va., was sold through tha
omce ror or. K. v. msnop io nan
Oobson, the price being ROOO.
Twice Wedded to Same'
Man; Seeks Divorce
A tangled matrimonial experience Is
described In a petition for maintenance
filed' In District Supreme Court .yester
day by Ellen M. Franklin against El
wood, C. Franklin, an employe of the
Layyefs Title and Guaranty 'Company
Mrs. Franklin state she has been mar
ried to Franklin twice and between the
two marriages .married another man.
Blnco the second marriage to Frank
lin, Mrs. Franklin alleges her husbsnd
has beaten her a number of .times.
' Club to' Hear Paper.'
"Tha Selection of Judges for the Per
manent Court of Arbitral Justice at The
Hague" will be the subject of a paper
to be delivered by George C. Cohen, of
the University of Indiana, before the
Collegiate Club, 1230 Eleventh street
northwest, this evening.
Hirsh's $15 and $18
Long; Coats of thibet
and novelty cloth,
many with plush col
lars; .stylish, warm
coats. Kantor's price
Hirsh's $1244 Chin.
ehlUa Coats in brown,
navy, Oxford and
gray, fancy collar
and cuffs; latest,
styles. Kantor's price
Long Winter Coats of yfl QQ'
, Kantor's price to close. 4sTrO
of French felt, cor
duroy, and Imitation
beaver; black and
tor's prloe'to en
filled with good cot
ton; double-bed slxe.
Warm and pretty. Kan
tor's price to close,
Hirsh's $7.50 Separate Skirts
of splendid quility serge in navy
or black; most popular of
si popular or
Kantor s price to
MEN'S K I. E E C E
Shirts or Drawers,
heavy weight. Hirsh's
price, EOc a garment.
Kantor's price QQn
to close .'OtJC
Box tff Poisoned
Candy Is Mailed
TOPKKA, Kan., Dec. l-Frank Mo
Kanna, of Oskaloosa, Kan.,' la In Jail
here, having been arrested at Valley
Falls, 'Kan., on' a Federal Indictment.
charging him with sending. a box of
poisonea canay inrougn ins mail to
Mrs. Ida Coons, divorced wife' of George
Coons, of Oskaloosa, , I
When Mrs. Coons received a box oi
chocolates by mall -several weeks ago,
the appearance of the candy aroused her
suspicions, and an Investigation by the
Federal authorities led to the discovery
of poison. . f . X
McKanna' denies the charge against
McKanna'afwIfe um4 him far riiwi...
and sho and Mrs.. Coons became Joint
Castro in Antwerp.
PARIS. 'Dec, . Clprlano. Castro, for
mer President of Venezuela, rflsem
!$!? tl Antwerp from the steamship
Wlndhuk, according; to a special dis
patch from that city.
As f Md as
Drugs and Patent Remedies
The genuine Fletcher's
Mo Parisian Base Hair Tonic Be
50c Pandering Oc
tOc Canthrox 31c
tl.CO Bliss Native Herbs..
IL00 Seven Sisters Hair Orower..69c
tl.00 Plnaud's Hair Tonic 69c
COo Plnaud's Hair Tonic 35c
SOc Phillips' Milk Magnesia 33c
80c Herplclde 39c
COu Armour's Beef 35c
35c Bteero Beef Cubes..
25c Oxo Beef Cubes
tOc Llsterlne ..
SOc Pape'a Ulapepsln
Aspirin Tablets. 100 In bottle.,
terrain Asafoetlda Tablets, choc
olate coated: 100 In bottle 35c
E-graln Cuscara Tablets, chocolate
coated; 100 In bottle 21c
100 In bottle
3-graln Quinine Capsules, doien..
"3-graln Quinine Capsules, doien."
t-graln Quinine Capsuels, doxen.,10c
Pure Sulphate Quinine, 1-ox. cana..33o
Empty Capsules. 100 In box...
Pure Gum Camphor
Chalk and Orris, the reliable
Tooth powder. Quarter pound. ,Uo
' Powdered Borax
Pacific Coast Borax, In bulk, lb.
'Fermentation of Food: Causes Stomach Sickness
Relieves All Distress in a Few Minutes
Toilet Soap FREE
90c Worth of Palmolive Soap
The regular price of Palmolive Toilet Soap is
15c a cake.
Tomorrow we will give at our Main Store 6
l'ifteen-Cent Cakes Free with each botle of Palm
olive Shampoo at 40c.
$1.40 Worth of Goods for 49c,
Will Discuss Relation
Vesper servlceswlll be held this after
noon In the Young Women's Christian
Asosdatlon. In which tha subject dis
cussed will be "The Relation of tha
Y. W. C. A. to tha Church." The speak
ers ror tne occasion will 'be- tha itev.
James H. Blake," Christ Church,, Oeorge.
town: i the Rev, j. m. m. Gray. Hm-
lllne Methodist Episcopal Church; ihe
iwr. s-aui k. nicxox, Metropolitan
Presbyterian Church, and tha Rev.
fiarle i Wllfley, Vermont Avenue Chris-'
hot .inurcn.' t . . , - ., . . .
Will Inaugurate President
The board of trusUes of Howard Uni
versity has Issued Invitations for the
formal Inauguration of Prof. Stephen
Morrell Newman, recently elected presi
dent of the Institution. The Inaugural
ceremonies will be held on Friday, De
cember It, at J:30 'p. m. A reception
will be held In the president's home
from $ until 10 o'clock tho same evening.
O'Donnell's 2aS& Drug Store
904 F Street Branch Store 13th and GN.W.
A Cut Rate Drug Store That Really .Cuts the Price
on Articles for Which There Is a Popular Demand
Phosphate Soda,, the best make.
Powdered Alum. Pound 10c
Bicarbonate SoOa, the best, lb 8c
Used to modify milk. We sell th
best make for this article.
In tho uiiKinal sealed Dux ....19c
Uurailo Acid, the best,
original sculed box. 1 lb.
Compound Licorice Powder, lb 35o
Pure Olycerln. pound bottle 37o
Glycerin and Rose Walter, 4-ounce
Senna Leaves, a full pound 3!o
Epsom Salts, pouad'box '..?.' tc
Pure .Rock Candy, pound 13o
Rhubarb .and Soda Mixture, 'full
pint bottle 2c
Liquid 8oda Mint, full pint bot-
iMf ,,.. ...,. ........150
Cocoanut OIL 1 lb. cans (35c
Cocoa Butter, half-pound 24o
Carbolic Add Chem. pure, lb.
Pure Cream Tartar, In 1-lb. sealed
boxes. Powers S- Wclghtman's..31c
Pure Black Pepper. In lb. sealed
$1 Size Syrup of
This well-known tonic needs no
praise from us. For brain fag,
nerousness, and as a flesh builder
It has no equal. Tho full pint bot
tles, usually sold at a dollar, CA
are especially priced at u)
Belladonna Plasters cut to OE
3 for H
To cure that cold use Rexall
Cold Tablets; we guarantee 1Q.
Is Indispensable In the washroom.
It cleans and whitens at one opera
tion. It saves labor. It removes
(crease and dirt without hard rub
bing. Does not Injure the most deli
cate fabric. We are selling tho An
1-pound packages, special 5t
That lump of lead at pit of stomach
ill melt away and all stomach distress
ill vanish in, five minutes when Rogers'
ligestor is taken.
If you have stomach trouble, no mat
er from what cause, always remember
mat Kogers' uigestor will cleanse ana
renovate your stomach.
We guarantee this preparation to
cure Indigestion or any Stomach Trou
ble or money back. It is not a make
shift remedy, but is a stomach CA
tonic. Large bottles . '. a? V W
Wilson Favors Bill to
Probe Cost of Living
President-elect Wood row' Wilson and
many Congressmen are said to be In
favor of , the .Suiter-Crawford, bill ' pro
viding for fan' International conference
on the high cost of living.". Among' those
who have met" to arrant., details of tha
proposed 'conference are .Frank B. Gard
ner,' secretary of the New York Board
of Trade; Charles C. Copeland? 'James T.
Holla, L. B. Oreen, FremV ,E. Mack,
Tread well Cleveland ..aftd'j Prof. Irving
Fisher, of Yale UnlvereltyvMJttle op-
Risltlon Is . expected .from'j.Congress.
epresentatlves ot all the laadlng 'na
tions would attend the conference, -
Services In honor of : the Jewish holi
day, Channukah, wilt "be held 'at"-
o'clock this afternoon In the Eighth
Street Temple, when the Rev.' Dr. Ab
ram Simon will deliver an Illustrated
lecture. The holiday celebrates the vic
tory of the Jews 1077 years ago over
their enemies, the Syrians.
Monday, Tuesday and
l-plnt bottles Imported Bay Rum..39o
50c bottles Hind's Honey Almond
10c tubes D. & It. Cold Cream.,
35c tubes D. & R. Cold Cream 18c
S5c jars D. & R. Cold Cream 28c
50c Jars D. 4 R. Cold Cream.. .-,..380
75c jars Pompellan Massage
1-lb. cans Theatrical Cold Cream.. 39c
50c Jars Amorita Beauty Cream,
greaseless n. ,23c
35c Jars Hasellne Snow 19o
35c Jars Pond'a Vanishing Cream.. 18c
50c Jars Pond's Vanishing Cream.. 35a
50c Jars Malvlna Cream..
SOc Jars Nadlnola Cream..
,11.60 bottles Oriental Cream fl.OS
At Money Saving Prices
IVORY SOAP THE
Regular 5c Bars 7 for 25c
Jrrgen's Violet Glycerine Soap,
3 cakes In box 19c
7irVhite Rose Glycerine, 3 cakes
In a box 40c
33c Woodbury's Soap 17c
35c Zemo Soap 16c
4711 Verdura. 4 cakes In 1 31c
SSc Poslam Soap 18c
35c Packer's Tar Boap 14c
Pear's Unscented Soap, cake 10c
Pear's Scented, cake 15c
25c Nadlne Soap , 16c
25o D. & R. Shnvlng Sticks 15c
SSc Williams' Shaving Sticks ISC
15c Wlllalms' Jersey Cream Soap,
3 cakes In box 32c
25c Mennen'a Sonp .....13c
10c Cosmos Buttermilk Soap, 3
rakes In box ltc
Boehm's Imnorted flnan. .
hlirhlv nerftimefl. 3 raki,. k
Bars Cuatlle Hoa'r Of.
Gold Dust Twins, 5 boxes 10c H
Harmony Glcerlne Soap, Violet
and Rose. A big soap value. In
nan pouna bars; ioc 3
Prophylactic Tooth Brushes ?Cr
Usually sold for 35c O'Donnell's Price ms3
First Body Cremated in
America 120 Years Ago
6ne hundred and twenty years 'ago
today cremation came Into exUtence In
America. The first person whose body
wss burned to ashes. In accordance with
the wish expressed by himself," was Col.
Henry Laurens, who died on his plan
tation near Charleston, S.lC., December
81792. Colonel Laurens,. who galnsd.hta
title by gallant -eervlce In tha Revolu
tion, left a will providing' for such a
dlsDoaltlan of hla- body. v
"Cremation was a practice among. the
ancients, aaung ,dsck io' isomer ana
the prehistoric 'areeks.- Sir Henry
Thompson, the .eminent British physi
cian, was i the leader In the modern
Coombs Gets Place., . '
i George C. Coombs, son of J Charles C.
Coombs, 1110 X street, has been ap
pointed private secretary to the Sec
retary of. State In place of Hugh S.
Knox, resigned. Mr. Coombs accom
panied Secretary Knox on his recent
trip to Japan.
Your system with nerve food,' make
it healthy. When nerves lose their vi
tality due to overwork worry or ill
ness, other bodily functions fail to do
f their work. You need a tonic
. is very beneficial to those troubled with
restless sleep impaired digestion
physical languor weakened kidneys
tobacco heart. Good reports come from
those trying to break off the cigarette
habit it surely will lessen the desire.
; .Nothing quite equals AMANA.
60c boxes Dr. Charles Face Pow
1-plnt bottles Best Peroxide Hy
1-plnt bottles Best Extract Witch
SSc cans Squlbb's Carnation Tal-
1-pound cans Borated Talcum 14c
$1.00 bottles Roger'
60c boxes Roger ft Qallett'a Face
2Sc packages Roger ft Oallett's
Rtce Powder 18c
35c cans Talcutlne lto
SSc jars Mum, for perspiration
Co cans Rexall Foot 'Powder lie
31c 'Jars Pope's Freckel1 Cream 18c
JOcJaraiSpelaer'j Freckel Cream,..29c
35c i bottles Jergen'a Bensoln and
Almond Lotion 19c
SSc boxes Java Rtce 'Powder..
60c boxes Nadlne Face Powder.. ..35c
And Save Money
Mead & Baker's Mouth
Wash 25c rMkcitte 13c
60o Pebeco Tooth Paste sic
SOc Odol 390
25o Arnica Tooth Soap 150
25c Sanltol Tooth Powder Uo
25c Sanltol Tooth paste u0
25c cans Llsterlne Tooth Powder,
cut to i2o
Williams' Tooth paste.
Nickel Toothbrush Holder.
25c Culcx Tooth Powder 16c
25c Rublfoam 150
25o Kuthymol Tooth paste. 2 for.. 250
25c Lyon's Tooth Powder lie
Peroxide Tooth Powder,
25c cans Dr. Graves' Tooth Pon
der or Pasto 12a
25c Sozodont Liquid or Powder,.,. 15a
Rubbersct Tooth Brushes cut to., 23c
Kent's English Tooth Brushes,
sold tho world over for 40c,' cut
Married-to Her Cousin
Miss Hauls' E. England, thirty-five
years old; a clerk In the War Depart
ment, was married yesterday afternoon
In WlteUngtori; Del.; to her first cousin,
Charles 'T. England, thlrty-flVe; a' rail
road contractor' of Covington, Va., by
the Rev Joseph W. Cocharan. secretary
of tha Presbyterian, board 'of education,
who accompanied them., The .reason
given for performing tha ceremony In
Wilmington -Was a-desire i for secrecy
on aooouht.of the serious Illness of the
bdJ,alt4'- Th bride's' address to
1V7 Belmont, avenue. i
Sulzer to Be Ouest.
Congressman Falrehlld; of New
York, will arlva a dlnn.r n n..
elect Sulser of New York, at the JMet
ronolltan Gluh Tumiv mii. tit .
New York delegation In Congress, with
nira a. uoier. oi new xork-clty, and
other prominent men, will be to at-
Cigars, Cigarettes, and Tobacco
BTRATTON ft STORM'S
3 for 10c. Box of ISO. X5.
Londrea and Retnas.
We are selling this popuKr 5o cigar
t 3 for 10c. Box of 60, ILIS.
A 25o Imported perfecto
Cut to 19c.
Box of 25, 14.75.
The only 6-Inch Clear Havana,
Cuban handmade Cigar In the United
Btates. for which the dealer pays $40
per thousand, -net .cost.
. A fresh supply.
ic. Box 'of 60. J2.2S.
36c imported Perfecto,
Cut to lie.
Box 25. 14.75.
20o Cigar cut to lie.
Box 26, 13.76.
R. C. PUIJj1VANB:. J
mS?k.f"?t the. aatmt'. fc,wl',
market. , -Londrea and Perfectos.
for 25c. Box of 60, 33,50.
WAITT ft BOND'S
cigar?"1 ,upply ""' famous lOo
7c. Box of ffl, ttss.
LA CANDIDO PERFECTO,
Regular 3 for 25c quality.
Box of 60. 33.60.
A fine 10c Clear Havana.
7c: 4 for 25c.
Box of 60, $3.00.
A hlKh-grada 10c Cigar.
Special price, 7c; 4 for 25
xox oi sac. 13.00.
Cutj to 20c straight; $S por box
SPANISH CLUB SELECTOS.
knT?" . .J . ! . "Ml
.. v.. icii ior mis
3 for 10c: 3 for 25c.
Box of 60. $1.50.
, B Panatela slsa:
Regular 3-for 25o Clga
Box of J00. m.
for 6o. Box of SO. $lcV
. ROBERT BURNS.
A fresh shipment of this
known 10c cigar.
Cut to ec: box of to. $2.63
I LOVERA IMPERIALE8.
Clear Havana cigar. Regular 2-for-26c
else. Cut to 3 for 25c
Box of 100. 37.50.
Cough Is Like A Mule
Hall's Cherry Expectorant
is entirely different from the old-time cough remedies. It relieves
coughs immediately and cures sore throat and hoarseness. If it
doesn't stop your cough bring us back the empty bottle andf.C
we'll return your money ZDC
Extra Large Bottle, 50c.
The Great 20th Century Remedy for the Whole family
Take one after meals for a day or so and vou will smile again.
E-Z TABLETS will relieve all cases of Bad Breath. Sour Stomach,
Constipation, Headache, Heartburn, Billtousness, Insomnia, Lazy
Liver, Dizziness, and Dyspepsia. If a 25c package (100 tablets)
doesn't cure or relieve you, we return your money. Do you want a;
Hear Strickland Speech
Th. ultimate; rlie "of ..the colored race
through haMts of thrift, .frugality. In
dustry, end fldellty'to every obligation
wss predicted last night by, jr. D. Btrlck
lend,' recently appointed Assistant Regis
trar of th. United States Treasury, at
a, dinner given" by th. Arkansans of
Washington .at the' Twelfth' street
branch of th. T, M. CA. last night.
-Th. program Included renjarks by W.
V. Turner, vice president, of the Arkan
sans; M. F. Harris, W. E. King; violin
fcolos, E. O. Cox, Lewis E. Johnson, and
R. W.. Thompson; piano .selection, J.
N. Donohoe and.M. 8. Oarer. J
- Is He Oldest Diner?
Edmund i Berkeley, elghty-Ma., .J
Hevmarket, Va.,has written President
Taft declaring he had dined at tag)
White House with "President, Jackson.
seventy-five years ago. He said he be.
Ileved he was the oldest White House
5 Gfette ifety 1J0 AQ
Razws cat to J3.30
1 in. ia metal bax 85c
A fine 6c cigar. Cut to 3 for 10c:
3 for 25c Box of 60, $L50.
. TOM CONLET.
Special box of 60 cigars, 75c
A fine smoke. Box of 60. 70c.
Cc clear; cut to 3 for 10c
Box of 60. $1.65.
Regular 15c clear.
Cut to 10c; 3 for 25c.
Box of 25. $U.
FLOR DE LOVERA.
Fine, clear Haana goods.
10c else cut to 7c; 4 for 25c
Box of 60. $3.00.
JOc size Rosa Perfecto cut to
2 for 25c. '
Box of 23. $3.00.
Dlplomatico cut to 10c
Box of 60, $4 60.
Hnhmlan r n.
Lucky Stripe Itoll Cut. 1 lb..
Tuxedo. Mb. tin
Velvet.H-lb. glass '
Twin Oaks, l lbn.s -
Cut Pricesen Cigarettes
AUU 1.-IUARETTES CUT KTln
i, .I? SALE.
ALV26C CIGARETTES CUT TO 20c
omar. 12c. NaturaUlOc
Fatlma, jjc. Harem, 12c
Turkey Red. 3c.
Cut to -SOc
ALL-150 LITTLE CIGARS
CUT TO lie
Telonettea , .
Hoffman House Magnum
Royal Bengal , ;
Robert Bums .
Prime 'PtuTs. 12c.
Little Cigar. Cut to 20c
This popular Cigar at 7 for 25c
Box of 60. $1.76.
You've got to coax-if to go. We
have a cold cure that will start the
most stubborn'cough going and quick
ly make it disappear entirely. We
have witnessed its effectiveness in
hundreds of cases and guarantee that
it will stop your couch.
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