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THE WASHINGTON TDIES, FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 1913.
IS DEALT WATER
Secretary Stimson Succeeds in
, Reserving Control of Prop
erty Sought By Trust.
By JUDSON C. WELLIVER.
The Water Power trust, which for
Tears has ben seeking control of avail
able water powers all over the country,
received another hard blow today at the
hands of Secretary of War Stimson.
. , Ever since President Roosevelt, In his
famous Rainy river and James river
dam bill veto messages, exposed the
fact that there Is a Water Pouer trust,
threatening to monopolize one of the
most valuable natural resources, Con
Cress and administrative officers have
been struggling with the problem of
protecting the public interest In powers.
The step that was announced today Is
believed to make a precedent which will
establish In all such cases In future
the rule that the public must be fully
" The Connecticut River Power Com
pany asked Congressional authority to
dam that stream near Windsor Locks.
Conn., and.' at an expenditure of about
JW00.C00. devclOD one of the greatest
powers Iff the country. Part of the proj
ect Included. building a lock" and chan
nel as an aid to navigation, this being
done entirely by the corporation.
Divides With United States.
In addition, the company Is to divide
Its profits with the Government. It
gets all up to S per cent on the Invest
ment; then between 8 and 9 per cent
elves the Government half; and above
S per cent gives the Government an In
creasing ratio. After thirty years on
this basuv. there is to be an entirely
new adjustment of relations between
Government and company; and from
that time, a like readjustment will be
made each ten years during the con
tinuance of the grant, which is fifty
This mutuallzatlon of Interests and
benefits Jiasbeenaccomplished only after
much negotiation. Until very recently,
the water power promoters flatly re
fused to make such terms, protesting
that the restrictions rendered it im
possible for them to finance their proj
ects. But when the Government stood
firm, they melted.
The first big accomplishment was in
- the matter of the Great Falls, Mont.,
project, which was handled by Secre
tary Fisher. The power company con
sented to the various conditions Im
posed by the Government, -as to control
of Tates, compensation, etc.
That settlement -established a prece
dent) for the lntcr-mountaln country,
and broke down the claim of the power
promoters that they couldn't get money
for Investment in their projects if the
Government insisted on limitations in
the public interest- Now comes Oe
Consecticutr river settlement, which es
tablishes "the same proposition in the
The power companies, according .to
Government', officials, are recognizing
that they are not coins to eet powers
unlee .they -make proder"terms. Being)
convinced of 'fhls. they art coming in
to negotiate for the best, conditions pos
sible.. ' In annouqclngjlolay the Connecticut
" river agreement, and recommending to
Congress that the pending bill do now
pass. Secretary Stimson said:
. This case offers a good illustration
of what can be done -under the policy
of Insisting upon compensation for the
grant of these privileges. It has hltli
Tto been the policy of the nation to
allow these water powers to pass Into
private hands without getting anything
for them whatever. Only a jcar ago
this company sought the privileges
granted by this blll and expected to
get all of the profits from the water
power development for its own use. And
It would have done so had the same
policy been carried out which has ob
tained in the multitude of other similar
1)111 passed in former jears. Under the
policy now insisted upon by President
Taft, It turns out that they are not only
willing to make this large initial in
vestment for the benefit of the Govern
ment, but they are perpared to sharo
their profits beyond d per cent, with
the Government, under conditions w hlch
provide for accuracy and publicity In
deterinlng what those .profits shall be.
I think that evcrv public Interest U
satisfied by the bill, and the fact that
lt Is also satisfactory to those per
rons -who are about to embark their
money Into the enterprise Indicates that
a legitimate development of water power-
Is reconcilable with a proper protec
tion of the Interests of the public I
earnestly hope the bill will be speedily
Many Want Jobs at
In the event that Congress passes a
bill providing for a Federal commission
to supervise the Panama-Pacific expo
sition at San Francisco In 1J15. Presi
dent Taft will not have to scout about
to find men willing to take the jobs.
Some with the reservation that a fat
talary be attached and others who
make no condition whatever, have writ
ten to the Presdent seeking the place. ,
, Some of them arc under the Impres
sion that a bill has been passed and
make urgent appeal for immediate ap
pointment. Woman Says She
Was Robbed in Church
Mrsr J. H. .Montgomery, of S Fowlers
HI1, complained to the police of the Sev
enth precinct yesterday that she was
robbed of a purse containing 319 while
In Trinity Church, Georgetown, Wednes
day evening. The purse was taken front
her handbag, which she carried on her
arm. As she was leaving the church
Mrs. Montgomery noticed the bag was
open. She then discovered her purse
Lasts longer thn buttonhole
collar and Is easier 'to put on and
to take off. 15c, 2 for 25c
Ooett. Peabody. jc Co., Makers
Leader of Laurier Faction Com
pares .Situation to That of
BOSTON. Jan. 21. The feeling be
tween Canada and England today is
much similar to what the feeling was
between England and the thirteen
Amer can colonies In 1775, and It will ul
timately result In absolute freedom for
Canada, according to Henry Bourassa.
leader of the Laurier bolt In the last
Canadian political campaign, and strong
opponent of reciprocity. Bourassa made
tne statement In an interview here.
"The greatest question of the day in
Canada," declared Bourassa. "Is that
of contribution to. Great Britain. Can
ada is a trans-continental country, and
as long as we are not represented In
the affairs- of the empire, we should be
under no obligations to that empire.
"It is the same thing over again ot
your original thirteen colonies taxation
without representation. Antl-Imperial-lsts,
and Indeed many other political
classes have turned against Borden be
cause of the dissatisfaction he has cre
ated by advocating a 5,000.000 appro
priation for English warships. The ad
vocacy chased Mr. Monk from the gov
"The opposition argument that we re
ceive protection from England, and
fchould. therefore, contribute to It, Is but
mere Incident. With no representation
abroad we should no more contribute
than did the thirteen or'ginal colonies.
Canada needs no navy. Canada does
need coast protection, especially at the
mouth of the St. Lawrence.
"We do not desire to secede from
Great Britain, but we would much
rather undergo natural development of
Independence under the nationalist Idea
than have constant friction and dis
agreements under imperialism."
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lOo-SHEET MUSIC- 10c
"At the Devil's Ball"
Irving Berlin's latest big song hit. the feature or our speclalv
sale of Sheet Jdusic at 10c a copy for Saturday, which also In
cludes the following late selections:
L'nctp Tom's Cablu Door.
.Midnight Choo Choo.
Sands of the Dcsieri.
Chauncey, Olcott's songs, from
sheet music dspartment.
All C. O. D. and mall orders promptly filled.
Miss Eva Vaughn will play over any of the above numbers .for
Men's Suits and Ovcrcaots
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Cosmo-Buttermilk Soap, Two for 9c
The genuine Cosmo-Buttermilk Soap, sold regularly in most
stores at, 10c a cake. Offered tomorrow at TWO cakes for 9c, in
addition to which the following cut prices will prevail on other
wanted toilet articles:
Combination Manicure i?et. con
sisting of Flexible Steel Nail Flic,
regularly 10c. one pair of 10c
Tweezers, one steel Blackhead He
mover. Cloth renter Emery Boards,
and Orangewood Stick. - n
Worth C5c Special at 1UL
La ParlSlenne Transparent Glyc
erine Tcllet .Soap, large one Q-,
half pbund bars Ot
Regular 10c bottles of Hot"s r
German Cologne wt
Latest-Moment Styles in
Daily arrivals In our neckwear de
partment make our showing of new
etyles most complete. The latest
Ideas from the best style bources are
now on display, including the fol
lowing dainty creations at c each.
1iw Robespierre Collate, In all de
blrable shades. Lace Jabots, Stocks
with Jabots. Imported Lace Stocks,
Habats, Dutch Collars. Bows of Sat
in, Velvet Bows with French flowers.
In a range of exquisite colorlnxs,
See these charming styles tomorrow
Sleeveless Net Gulmpes, plain mesh
and shadow laces. In white and
ecru.. Finished with rubber at bot
tom. Itegular 50c values. OCp
Sale prlc ... , - tul
SUlc Scarfs, figured and tloral de
clgnd. Full two jards long, with
Hemstitched ends. Good assortment
of evening shades. Regular O
69c talups. Sale price OtKr
Plaltlncs. of shadow lace, chiffon,
and fine nets. White, ecru, and
black. Widths from one to nr.
ihree Inches. Sale price yard tO
STORY IS DENIED
Vessel Owner Contradicts An
other in Testimony at Inves
tigation By House.
Flatlv contradicting the testimony
of A. H. Bull, president of the A. II,
BuU Steamship Company, plying be
tween New York vand Porto Rico.
Franklin D. Mooney, vMce president of
the New York and Porto Rico line to
day told the House shipping trust in
vestigating committee that his com
pany operated Independently and
without freight or traffic agreement.
Mooney declared that Bull had re-
fieatedly endeavored to persuade his
Ine to cnt:r Into a traffic and rate
agreement, and the present rate war
In Porte Klcan trade, which he said
v,as now making traffic there unrc
muneratlve. Rival Lines to Bid
For Ohio Railroad
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio. Jan. 2. The
receiver's sale of the Detroit, Toledo,
and Ironton railroad, has been post
poned to February 5 by order of
the Federal court. With the postpone
ment has come a revival of the rumors
that both the Pennsylvania and the
Norfolk and Western rtads will bid for
the property when It comes under the
hammer. The Detroit. Toledo, and
Ironton road extends from Detroit to
Ironton and possesses valuable terminal
rights on both the Great Lakes and the
Ohio river. -
That' Hott I Nerd You.
Come, Kiss Your Bab).
Oh. Yon SUv'ry Ball.
That Old Girl of Mine.
Droop Dem Kyea.
"Isle o Dreams." on sale In our
- . . ' - . sMaaanmsss
ValuesWorth $15, $16.50
and $18 The Season's
Greatest Values at
any known this season- In order to
cK'tning Deiore we take inventory we nave appnea ine reaucuun kiwc
with a vigor that wilhbring a crowd of shrewd clothing buyers here
Saturday to share the wonderful savings.
Choice offered of a splendid variety 'of the season's newest and
most approved models in suits and overcoats, styles that have no
superiorfor fit, .workmanship, and high quality., Suit your taste as to
color amf-JTabrie from thtfUwo big lots of garments in the sale, and
pocket a, saving of a full third to a half.
MEN'S FINE QUALITY WINTER OVERCOATS, in grays,
black, brown, oxford, fancy weaves, and diagonal stripes. All this
season's most approved models, with plain and belted backs, full-cut
and tight-fitting effects, some extra long coats with convertible collars,
also conservative- styles. Self-cloth or velvet collars.
Sizes for men and young men from 33 to 44. A won- QT
derful offering overcoats actually worth $15.00, XS
$16.50, and $18.00, at Y iUJ
MEN'S HIGH-GRADE HAND-TAILORED SUITS, of pure
worsted materials, in a wide range of neat and dressy patterns, -in
eravs. fancy blues, stripes, mixtures, plaids', and novelty effects.
Every suit designed by the best tailoring talent, perfect in fit, style,
and aualitv. All sizes in the lot for men and young men from 33
to 44. You cannot buy the equal of these values
for less than $15.00, $16.50, and $18.00. Sale
Dorln's Eo Brow Pencils, black
or brown, legularly Cn
Colgate's Triple Extracts, all the
well known floral odors. Includ
ing Lily of the Valley and La
France Korfe. Ounce bottles OCn
Hcl Bon Peroxide Cream, QC
sold regulay at 60c Jar... "Wv
Itivleris Talcum Powder, 1 Cp
regular 25c Jars AtJv
C'hIIdi c-n's Wash Dresses, of per
cale and cannon cloth: made with the
new Robespierre collar effect and
thrre-quurter sleeves; others with
high neck and daintily trimmed with
buttons, pipings and braids; full
plaited skirts. Sizes G to 14 QQp
car. Sale price Ol
Little Girls' Dresses, of Galatea
Cloth, gi'nghams and while cannon
cloth; made with sailor collars and
ties, others iwlth high collars and
belts of solid color materials; full
plaited skirts: sizes i to 6
years. Bale price ' ..
Children's Flannelette Nightgowns,
heavy weight; assorted, xttlped ef
fects. In pink and blue: mode with
double jokes; sizes up to 1- QOft
years. Sale pjice OvX
Children's Sweaters, in gray onI;
fancy weave and buttoned to the
neck: two pockets, t.urn back cuffs
and tlnlihed with pearl buttons.
Sizes up, lo 12 years. Sold reg- 7Qtf
ularly nt Jl.O0W.nch. Sale price
Labor Leader Asks Judiciary
' Body to Hear Railroad
Men's Ideas of Subject.
Pleading for action on the working
men's compensation bill; Samuel Gomp
ers, president of the American Federa
tion, of Labor today asked the Juul
clary Committee to agree to an informal
conference between Its members and
representatives of the Railroad Brother
hood, some of whom are opposed to
the measure. In order that a compro
mise bill might be framed.
Gompers declared that the bill had
passed the Senate only after a hard
tight by friends of labor ,and that- un
less It was reported favorablyi by the
committee, it meant beginning the
fight all over again 'next session.
The labor leader said that Iwhlle he
believed the measure before the com
mittee was gnerous, he wan prohlbtcd
from "advocating" It by the objection
from certain divisions of the brother
Replying to the suggestion made by
one ot the railroad Brotherhoods that
every: accident to a workman be cov
ered by the 'compensation act, Gompers'
"Whiles no one Is more opposed to
Present industrial conditions than I am,
I realize that somo accidents are un
avoidable they just occur, if we pass
a bill Embracing every act, we are like
ly, to make iL-dlfflcult or impossible ot
enforcement. There Is nothing that
would do more harm to workmen's real
coiApcnsatlonthan the passage ot such
Of Jury awards for ,damages during
the last year, Gompers said that only
one-eighteenth, had gone to the litigants,
and 'that the" average life of each case
was four jeara.
Get a Box of
" and Save Your Hosiery
This new "preparation when
applied to .the heel and toe
of stockings prevents wear
ing and cdts down your
A little box at a, little
price, but it'works wonders.
Sec it demonstrated here
tomorrow. Price, 10c.
aay: . i
of Home-made PJe. All tar
in this Clearance Sale overshadow
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reduce our stock of men's winter
Combination Offer of Dr. Blair's
$1.30 Worth for . J J
Dr. Blair's Cucumber Cream Is
an excellent toilet cream that as
sists u woman In keeping her
Jouthful looks. To make you ac
quainted with Its merits tne matt
ers offer the following special
combination at 75c:
One regular $1 size Dr. Blair's
Cucumber Cream, and 10c Toilet
Chamois. 10c Sponge, and 10c size
bottle Dr. Blair's "Blush of
Roses" total alue J1.30. for 75c.
Free Demonstration at our
Toilet Goods Department.
ETcrv Kequlrrmcnt .Hay Be Satis
fied in Uur Sixmlng of
at $1 a Pair
We give particular heed to the
matter of showing the biggest nnd
best line of kid gloves at one dol
lar. Every preferred kind. In eery
wanted shade and stle Is repre
sented In our showing, und we stand
back of every pair sold with tbo
hroadest guarantee of b.itlsfactlon
possible for any store to give Its
''Perdonnete" Two-clasp French
Kid Gloves, In white, black and col
ors. Equal to the regular Jt.50
gloves sold clBewhcie.
English Walking Gloves, In cor
rect shades of tan
Doeskin Washable Gloves, one
clasp; Paris point backs'.
One clasp Pique Gloves, in white
rinses' Glace, Capeskln and Pique
Gloves, -n white and tan. All sizes.
FODGHT IN ROUSE
Failure to Provide Copies Is 0b
jection Raised to Vote on
Because copies of the conference re
port on the Burnett-DIlllngham immi
gration bill had not been supplied to
the members, objections were made to
its consideration in the House today.
Congressman Burnett announced that
he would call It up for passage to
morrow. The measure which has aroused such
widespread Interest throughout the
country because of the Illiteracy test
and character certificates' provisions,
Burnett said today, would in all prob
ability, pass the House unamended.
The Senate, however, has rejected the
character certificate provision.
The. House began consideration of the
Taylor bill providing for the Federal
reclamation ot arid lands in Wyoming:
and other Western States. ,
President Greets His
Home Team's Mascot
: "Brownie" Burke, the diminutive
mascot of the Cincinnati Reds, was
introduced to President Taft yesterday
by Clark Griffith, manager of the Wash
ington baseball, club.
Burke Is extremely small. The Presi
dent Is a fairly1 large man. The con
trast struck bo'th of them as amusing.
T m ' ' . m
IT PAYS TO DEAL
AT QOLDEN BERGS
SEVENTH AND K "THE DEPENDABloi,
DltOP 1ST. OUR lmlTYJ LUNCHROOM tomorrow ahd
ENJOY ONE OF OtH SPECIAL LUNCHEX.
The following Lunch served from 4:30 to 7:30 p. m. Satur-
Bread ami Hatter, Cap of Coffee,
Lunch Room, Second Hloor.)
,aararJT" Jm.Ta -v- -'-
Boys' Winter Clothing
At Drastic Clearance Reductions -
This January Clearing Sale affords an opportunity for you to re
plenish the boys' wardrobe at lmmcnte savings. Prices have been
deeply reduced on our entire remaining: winter lines of suits, overcoats,
and furnlshlnfirs. Saturday's great list of bargains should attract every
tnrlfty parent to our tjilrd floor boys' clothing section.
Juvenile Cossack. Auto, and Polo
Overcoats, of chinchilla, melton
and kersey cloths; heavy weight,
buttoned to the neck some with
flannel lining and velvet collars
In blue, brown, gray, tan. and
fancy mlture. Sized 2'j
to 9 j cars. Values worth fit QO
up to $1.00 Hale price .. OXUO
Boys' fancy Casslmere Knicker
bocker Pants, dark patterns, and
winter weight Sizes 9 to 10 years.
Regular 50c and 75c values. Q9p
Sale price GO
Boys' Heavy winter weight Over
coats, with convertible lollars; of
fancv tweeds and casslmere. flan
nel lining, full length and some
with belted backs. Sizes S to 17
ears Values worth J5 (9 QQ
and ? Sale price . w ,au
Uovs' and Children's Hats, of
felt, cloth, corduroy, plush, long
napped beuver. shapes Include Ty
rolean. Itah Hah, Utile Jack
Horner, broad brim Sailors. Mldd.
end others In white and AQp
colois Sale price 1U
Men's $1.50 and
Rorlnrorl tn. a Suit
Reduced to, a Suit
Luxury-loving men will wclcomi this chance to obtain a supply of these
Ino duality Pajamas nt tomorrow's big salng. It's clearance time, nnd
we've sharply reduced the regular pnrcs to move them out quickly.
Pajamas of line nualli materials. Including Pongee, Solsctte, Madras awl
Percale, trimmed with tllk frogs and pearl buttons. Every garment full
cut and carefully made. All sizes at jSc r suit.
Clean-up Sale of Women's Shoes
Regular $3.00, $3.50 T 9 A ff
and $4.00 Qualities Reduced to -P.H-J
Wc are clearing awuy the surplus linos of women' shoes, and tomor
row, offer choke-ot the better grades of footwear sold nt $3.', $3 50. nnd
$1.00 at $2.45.
All the season's smartest btlcs in Russia Calf. Patent Colt. Gun .Metal,
nnd Vlcl Kid leathers, in button, lace, and bluchcr models, with tipped or
plain toes. Hlsh nnd low heels, hnnd-newed end hand-turned soit. All sizes
from 2H t S In ,1,c lo,
SEEKS FOUR LOST .
BROTHERS IN CITY
Virginian, Separater from Kin
Years' Ago, Wants Family
Sespl Pelow. twenty years old. of King
George county. Vs., came, to Washing
ton today in the hope of finding some
trace of his four older brothers, Tas
mand, Julius, Henry, and Walter, whom
ho has not seen In many years. -
ScreKs parents died -when be was a
Jbaoy and he and two of his brothers.
Tasmand and Julius, were put In the
Washington City Orphan Asylum. Four
teenth street, betwen R and S streets
northwest. When he was five years old
Serel went .to live with Miss Carrie
Washington on a farm near King
George courthouse. The other two boys
left the asIum about the same time.
The- young than never heard directly
from any -of his brothers except Tas-.,
mand, who pbout.slx years ago wrote
htm a letter. He believes his '.brothers
are still alive and in 'Washington.
Jury Exonerates ' , ' ,
A Jury- In the United States branch of
Police Court yesterday exonerated
Charles A. Strickland, an employe of
the Chesapeake,and Potomac Telephone
Company, from -the charge of assault
upon Clarence W. Malt by, -a druggist,
of 5020 Fourteenth, street northwest.
9 Jar JMU
Sash or Belt Pins
Purchase of a lot of sam
ples from the leading man
ufacturer In this, line. Un
usually attractive stvles in
rose, gold, oxydlzed. and
French gray finish: choice
of plain, filagree and Jewel
Large variety of new
shapes and patterns.
Choice of regular SOc and
75c values at S5c each.
(Jewelry dept, Jst floor.)
and Cot -Jtn
Coats, Suits, Fur Coals and Furs
Reductions "drastic 1o thejpoint of actual loss now rule, on our ehtire remaining stock of women's
suits coats, furs, and fur ffarment The salt o'fTMcCalleir &'kftbey's stock naturally interfered, with
th.e selling ofd'ucWgttlar linesd
as possible within the next few days,ana have'najledprices that are not
Women's $15 and $20 Tailored Sttks.. ifJSti JIHKOO friMscd
Women's S22.50 & $25 Tailored Saks. $'.50: ' ;$ 105.00 Nortkwe
Women's $30 and $35 Tailored Salts, .,..$14.50
Women's $15 and $20 Coats at $6.50
Women's $25 and $27.50 Coats at. . . . $9.50
Women's $30 and$35 Coats at.' $14:50
Girls' $8.00 Imported Mackinaw Coats. $2.95
Misses' and Janiors $18 and $20 Stmts.. $4.75
Misses' and Junior,' $18 and $20 Coats.
Misses' & Juniors' $22.50 & $25 Coats.
$1.50 and $2.00 White Lingerie Waist
$2.50 and $3.00 White Lingerie Waists
$30.00 Black Ponyskin For Coats $15.75
$55.00 Rossian Ponyskin For Coats $24.50
1 $70.00 Russian Ponyskin Far Coal. . , .$33.50
$90.00 Russian Ponyskin Fur Coat. . . .$39.75
$100 Natural Brown Ponyskin Coat. .$34.50
Bovs' navy blue Pure 'Worsted
serge Suits, double coats, and full
peg shaped Knickerbocker pant:
fixes 8 to 11 years. Values CM QQ
worth up to JS. Sale price ia'itOtJ
Boys' extra heavy winter" weight
double Breasted Suits, with full
peg shaped knlckerbocker pants:
strictly all wool casslmere. . In
light nnd dark patterns. In stripes.
checks, and mixtures. Sizes 7 to
16 vcars. Values worth up Qjr
to 9.r'j. Sale price ...
Boys' Fancv Golf Caps, sold reg
ularly at 50c each. Sale OKn
Boys' Silk and Satin Shield Bows,
assorted patterns and pretty col
ors. Sold rsgularly ut 10c "tftr,
each. Three for Ul
Juvenile Overcoats, of tlbtllne
and chinchilla. In Russian Cossack.
Auto, and Polo Htyles: somo with
flannel lining, s-omn with velvet
collars; all bhttoned to the neck,
sizes 2',i to 9 years. Values
worth $5.00 and JK.00. &) QQ
Sale price 5rf.70
$2 Pajamas QQr
Legislator Aims ;Blow
At "Company Stores"
HARRISBURG. Pa., Jan. Sl.-Rcp-
resentatl.Ve'A. C. Stein, of Pittsburgh,
today Introduced a bll creatlng'a com
mission of nine to Investigate the
company store system and report to
the present Legislature If possible,
any changes needed !n the law to pre
vent operation of such stores and
the withholding of the wages of em
ployes. Stein also introduced a -bill estab
lishing a destitute mothers' fund, out
of which the State, through tho coun
ty courts, shall pay destitute mothers;
not more than $10 a month for the
support of one child, and not more
than S5 for each additional child un
der fourteen years.
Thtre's a ground-floor
operand for you '
In f his c'rcl
Men's 50c and 75c Sample Gloves
Offered Saturday atC.f Paif
The sample line of one of the best makers of men's
fabric gloves in the country on sale totnorroy at the lowest
price ever named for such superior kinds. , r
They are Wool Gloves, and come in black, gray, brown,
navy blue, and fancy effects. Heavy, and medium weights.
All sizes. Choice of values sold regularly at "50c and 75c
for 25c a pair.
on Our Entire Stock of Women's
lefwith5tSffurpl ITejwopeBe to close as.mach stock4
$20.00 WMe IcckMl Fox Sets. : $9.75
$25100 Red Fox Sets..... $12.50
$35 GeMkie Amer. Bkck Fox Scarfs. .$16.96
$5000 Moleskin Goaey Sets....i. $22.50
$32:50 Gewe Red Fox Sets $15.00
$42.SO Gwrne Alaska Black Fox Sets. $19.75
$65.00 Finest Alaska Black Fo Sefc.. $29.75
$115.00 Ldpac-ayea' Lynx Sets $49.50
$125.00 Genakte Cross Fox Sets. ; . . . .$57.50.
$225.00 Far Eattera Miak Sets. ; $99.50
$175.00 Far Eastern Ma Sets. ..'.... .$$5.00
$75.00 GentBtte Natnral Raccoon Set. $26.50
$25.00 Black Fox Mnffs 7... .$12.50
$20.00 Black FoxSaawIs and Scarfs... $7.95
$15.00 Jap. SaUe Novelty Scarfs $4.75
$1&$1.50 Leather Hand Bags
Manufacturer's Sample Lines at CQr
It has been a long time since we had the good fortune to secure
hand bag values that equaled these offered in tomorrow's sale.
The low price is entirely at variance with the quality of the
bags, which comprise the samples and ends of lhws secured from a
leather goods manufacturer at less than cost of making.
The let Includes a great" variety ot stylish Hand Bags, Carriage Bags,
and Vnnltr Bags. All are well made bags, of good quality leather. In seal
grain, walrus, and embossed finish. iiUo a quantity of the fashionable v el
Act Bags In the lot. In newest shapes?.
Choice of ary bag In the lot at the phenomeftallylow price or5?c-
Women's 25c Cashmere Stockings-
Reduced to 15C a Pair
A chance to save nearly half on the cost of warm, comfortable hosiery.
Fine quality Cashmere Stockings. In fast black, with gray toe and heel,
ribbed and hemmed garter top. also plain dark gray.
Tomorrow we offer this regular So grade of hosiery at 13c- a pair.
Women's Silk-boot Stockings, tho
nualltv and service. Made with llslo
spliced heel and double sole. Extra, welgnt tnat insures tne
wearing quality. Choice of,b!ack. white, and tan. Kegulac
nrlce- Mc pair. Sale price, pair ,
Ribbons for Hair Bows
Regular 19c Value at j 2-j-r
Just the ribbons wanted for hair
bows and sashes I and 5 Inches
wide, offered tomorrow at very much
below their real worth.
All-silk Taffeta, Moire and Satin
Taffeta Ribbons, in pink, light blue,
red. brown, black, white and everv
shade desired. Crisp, fresh qualities
just off the looms.
Exceptional values at Vlc a yard.
Line quality Ribbons. 5 and 6
Inches wide. Including Moire. Satin
Taffeta, wlred-edge Taffeta, Novelty
Flowered und Satin Striped Ribbons.
In a complete range of light and
dark shades. Hcgujar :5c
value, at, yard.....
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Fortune of $400,000
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BROCKTON; 5Tas.,Jan..3 Beqes
ma "by Horace 'WHlteEM. Howard,
once' of Brockton, wno dted in, Frovf
Jence on January 14 in his seventieth
rear. arreale nearly fte&Mft.
Howard. llvedahr a; roofca la tProridce
lor wwen ne pasa i avwecit, xie
dressed poorly and seMom pent over
IS cents for a rneaL
By the terms" ot the will, $S.6W
Is set- apart for the- establtoh
ment. and 'maintenance of a hew
for aged men in Brockton: $.
Is bequeathed to the Brockton'HosHtaT.
a similar amount to Howard Seaniwry.
at West Bridgewater and JK.W0 to the
Wales Home.- Mrs. Maria H. Howard,
of South Easton; only- sister ot Howard,
was not mentioned In the will and baa
engaged counsel to contest k.
hing short of sensational...
roayalritf Coats $34.50
itanrKak Costs.... $42.50
Baby PoayslaB Cot. $47.50
famed "Onyx" brand, known for high
garter lop, usic neel ana toe; nign
THREE PAIRS for 8.
For Little Folks -
These two lots or warm, stylish
coats marked at radical reductions.
Sizes to nt little children from. 3 to 6
Children's Coats, of silk plush,
with large velvet and fancy buttons:
also- corduroys. In brown and navy;
blue; some trimmed, with braids,
others plain tailored: also chinchilla,
in blue and brown. All warmly In
terlined. Sires 3 to 7 years. Values
worth up to $7.00. 8ale 4 QJT
price.. .i " vrutS
Children's Coats, of corduroy. In
brown: strictly tailored; sizes 1.3 and
3 years; also blue, black and brown
corduroy. In plain and trimmed
stylesf sizes 4 to 6 years.
Regular 15.00 values. Sale Q QCT
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