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THE WASHINGTON- TDIE& SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1913. -T""
OF MUTUAL LIFE
Company's Total Payments for
Past Year Were in Excess
of Million Weekly.
"When the ocean liner Titanic sank In
the Atlantic last April, the apir.lllnc
loss of human life placed one of the
heaviest strains upon the life insurance
business It has ever been called upon
, to sustain. The disaster save a substan
tial indication of the universality of In
surance and qf the stability of many
The Mutual Life Insurance Company,
which had fifteen policyholders on the
Hner, paid out 70,000 in insurance, and
yet such is the magnitude tit the com
pany's business that It actually paid out
$162,608 less In death claims, on the total
year's business, than ever before.
More Than Million Weekly.
The companies paid to policyholders
and beneficiaries In death claims, en
dowments, etc, the sum of JS0.S65.48S.96
for the year 1912. This iras more than a
million dollars for every week of the
year and amounted- to $201,87: for every
working day. The amount paid to
. policyholders exceeded the amount re
ceived from policyholders in premium
by Hearty four million dollars.
In the matter of dividends to policy
holders, the company has again broken
all its records. It paid in cash divi
dends in 19b, the sum of J15.00&28Q. while
for dividends payabje in 191J it has ap
propriated the extraordinary amount of
Organized in 1843.
The first, policies of the. .Mutual Lire
Insurance. Company of New Tork were"
Iwued, seventy-one years ago on Feb
ruary L. ISO. It calls Itself the "oldest
life insurance .company in America." In
its career It lias paid to policyholders
1, 096,456,154,- and in seventy years has re
ceived from policyholders Sl.i7M59.9U. In
the same 'period it has accumulated tor
Bitten by Dog, He
PA'VVTUCkET. R. I., Feb. i-Offi-clals
of' North Providence are puzzled
as to, how to .compel Alfred Guenet. of
MarfeviHe, to "undergo the Pasteur
treatment to" offset a dog bite.
Guenet was bitten by a dog, which
ran amuck and snapped seven other
victims.- All the others hastened to
avail' themselves of the Pasteur treat
ment. "but no amount of persuasion can
overcome' the stubbornness of Guenet.
who. refuses on the grounds that he is
a, "cjtlarnof a ;free country."
1 OF DENVER
BY POLITICAL FOES
Row Causes Resignation of Fire
Commissioner and Trial of
IS ARRESTED FOR
Chicago Policeman Nabs Aged
Suffragette, But She Is Soon
. Given Her Freedom.
DENVER, Feb. 2. The public an
nouncement of plans to recall Mayor
Henry J. Arnold, the res'gnatlon from
the fire and police board of Fire Com
missioner Thomas F. McGrew, and the
refusal of Police Commissioner George
Creel to resign, are the latest develop
ments of a political quarrel which has
been brewing at the city hall for the
The trouble started at a meeting of
the fire and pol'ce board, when Creel
accused Commissioner McGrew of at
tending board meetings "looking Hke a
drunken bum." He then proceeded to
accuse his associate of demoralizing the
This started a fight between the two
commissioners, during wh'cVi each
threa.cned to punch the other's head.
Then Mavor Arnold demanded the res
ignation of McGrew. It was given, and
he demanded that Creel either resign or
stand trial on charges. Creel refused
to resign and must stand trial next
week on a charge of pursuing a weak
and vacillating policy in the police de
After this action of the mayor, PresI-1
dent McGauran, of the board of city'
supervisors, at a meeting of the board,
announced that next week he would
demand the resignation of Mayor Ar
nold, adding that If the chief executive1
l d not resign ne wouiq start recall
Last Thanksgiving Day Creel was
married to Miss Blanche Bates, the
actress, at her summer home at Os
.sinnlng, X. Y., and since his return the
other members of the flre and police
board have been trying to compel him
Highway Robbery Case :
Will Be Tried Monday
Charles H. .Smith, colored, of Dean
wood. D., C, alleged daylight highway-
man. will be given a hearing -in Police
Iluutb iwuvuun ..iw.4aiub. t-- ni
robblnr James Brady, civil war vet
eran and- Inmate of the National Sol
diers' -Home. Brady was lured into an
alley near Ninth and D streets, accord
ing to the' police, and was beaten and
robbed of $25.
Carroll Electric Co.
Ve carry a 'complete stock ol ,
and par prices a'e low.
514 12th Street N. V.
Pbone Main 7320-73:1
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To business men -.
we wish to say this: :
call for money
need not embarrass any responsible firm or indi
vidual who has the right banking connections.
This Company is its depositors' best friend at
Its policy is liberal both from inclination and
from the fact that large resources enable men to
consider a proposition in a "large" way, within
the bounds of safety.
United States Trust Co.
ELDRIDGE E. JORDAN, President
. E. Cer. 15th & H St, n. w.
Pa. Ave. & 10th St. n. w.
Seventh & G Sts. n. w.
N. E. Cor. 14th & U SU. n. w.
Pa. Ave. & 20th St. n. w.
1136 Connecticut Ave.
Our depositors number more than one-sixth
the entire population of Washington.
353 Foreign- and Domestic
Wines and Distillates
Ports and Clarets
(Medal Paris Exposition 1900)
FAMILY QUALITY HOUSE
909 SeveMth Street '
Dr. Mary Walker, who is a familiar
figure on the streets of Washington,
and who has worn trousers for a longer
time than most men can remember, has
been arrested for wearing "em. The
arrest was made in Chicago yesterday
by Officer Cleary, of Chicago' "Finest."
Today Clean' is contemplating the
vicissitudes of fate and fortune, but he
still wears his uniform.
"Dr. Walker, who Is eighty-three years
old, had started from the home of
friends with whom she was staying yes
terday, for her usual constitutional. At
the corner of West Sixty-first and Wal
lace streets Officer Cleary saw her, and
his sense of outraged decency overcamo
him. He "pulled" the venerable suffra
gette and. despite her protests, carried
her to the police station.
At the station Dr. Walker, who took
the whole matter as a Joke, convinced
the desk sergeant that she had a right
to wear 'cm, and was prompUy re
leased. Dr. Walker first began wearing
trousers during the civil war, when she
gained the gratitude of the-Oovernment
r "tlnK as a nurse In the' army hos
pitals. After the war.' she -decided to
co.mnue wearing them, and after she
had got Into trouble a, number-of times
In States where the wearing 'of trousers
by a woman Is a misdemeanor,- Congress
passed a resolution allowing Tier to wear
man's attire. .
Dr. Walker Is noted for her eccentrici
ties. One of her best known acts was
her offer to sell her Index finger to a
woman for money enough to establish
a hospital. The offer was refused, but
no ono doubted that Dr. Walker was
sincere In It.
BRIDGE ON POTOMAC
ASKED AS MEMORIAL
OP NATIONAL UNITY
Joint Committee of North and
South Asks Congress to
Build Such a Monument.
The committee for the celebration of
the fiftieth anniversary of naUonal
unity. Just organized in a meeting held
in St. Augustine. Fla.. with representa
tives from both North and South pres
ent., has petitioned Congress, to erect
as a monument of national unity a
memorial bridge over tWs Potomac,
river here. Dr. EX A. Alderman, presi
dent of the University of Virginia and
chairman of the committee, has an
nounced that If Congress will erect the
bridge as a memorial it will bo dedi
cated in May, 1915, under the auspices
of the G. A. R. and the United Con
Amori the members vof the commit
tee are E. E. Fisher, of St. Paul: S. C.
Baker. 8utnptr. S. C; Qol. Benson
Cameron. Raleigh. N. C; John Parker
and W. O. Hart. New Orleans; Georgo
Harrison, adjutant general of the
r th. Tennessee. United Con-
federate Veterans: Job E. Hedges. New
York: Hilary A.. HerDerc, wasningiun;
Gen. Stewart L. Woodford. New York:
Andrew D. White. Chn a"
A. Mayo. Virginia, and Gen. John A.
Stewart. New York.
Representative Cooper of Wwonjln
yesterday Introduced a bill to appro
priate J2.00O.O0O for the construction i of
a Grant-Leo memorial bridge across
the Potomac river from Washington,
beginning near the Lincoln memorial.
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v40O to 417 Seventk Strut.
Men's Suits l Coats
Every Winter Suit and Overcoat must go at these present
cut prices. We will not carry stock over until next year, and pre
fer to take the loss now to insure bright, clean stock next winter.
Your purchases here may be charged, if you desire. Make
a small cash payment, have the goods delivered at once, and
settle the account in small weekly or monthly amounts.
This winter's models in browns, grays, blues, and blacks;
some with convertible collars and belted backs; others with
velvet collars. Unusually well made coats, at unusually deep
cuts in price.
The best tailored models in fancy cassimeres and worsteds
are in this sale at $14.75. All are this winter's styles, made to
insure good service, and up to our usual high standard in every
Boys' . $
Breasted Suits . . .
Excellent suits for boys, in sizes from 8 to 16 years, in
cluding dark and light cassimeres, pants cut knickerbocker
style, with taped seams to insure strength, and coats cut gen
Capital Camera Club
Takes in New Members
Dr. St. George Elliott and Clarence
Powderly were among t'no twenty-flve
new members taken Into the Capital
Camera Club recently in connection
with the campaign for new members.
The 'campaign closed February 1. The
membership Is now about 100. .Plana
for new quarters are beln? perfected, Jt
blng the Intention 'to obtain a place
where members may .hold exhibitions of
photographs and carry on their work
with convenience. When this is done it
Is Intended to hold a number of exhi
bitions of photographs taken by Indi
vidual members, many of which are
very valuable. The pictures of Japan
taken by Dr. Elliott are among thoso
considered especially worthy of noUce.
Bill Favorably Reported
The prospects for passage of a work
men's compensation measure are Im
proving. A favorable report on the blU
was ordered yesterday by the House
Committee on , Judiciary. The bill is
amended to make It apply to employes
of express companies as' well 'as rail-
.rpada. and another amendment gives
State courts concurrent Jurisdiction with
The vote in committee was 15 to 5 for
a favorable report. Specific amounts of
compensation are prescribed to be paid
by railroads and express companies to
any employe disabled by accident in line
of duty. Death benefits to the family
of any employe are also prescribed.
Harvard Wen Rtducr
High Cost of "Fustimj"
CAMBRIDGE; Mas, Feb. i The
high cost of call.ns; on feminine friends
is being .reduced at Harvard through
the business-like scheme evolved by
one of the ' students, for the 'benefit of
himself and his fellow .students;
Candy that denotes ls-kvat'ctess in
the 'purchaser costs 89 cents' to d dol
lar a pound, at retail. Groups of stu
dents now club together and buy. candy
by the case, which is placed in the
room of one of the students, who acts
as checker. Each man has the right
to as many round boxes of the con-
-fectlonery as h!s money entities hlra to.
The cost to the students has Been cut
A Record-Breaking Low Price Sale
Permitting No Dull Moments in This Hustling Store. Cms JeM the Tims if bjtf
Satisfied Buyers and Secure the Share of Bargains Yin Are RWnHy MtM Ti
Cash m e re
for boys 4 to
14 ,,year :
W o m e n,'s
Black P u r,o
Thread. S"i 1 k
toes; and frar
'ter top; all
Ladies' $1.50 and $2.00
Lingerie Waists, 97c
i Spring's newest
and prettiest mod
els in Llngcrja
and Voile Waists
col 1 c c t 1 o n of
' Profusely embel-
llshed with Cluny,
I Fillet and French
Val. Laces. .Some
are finished, with
others are hand.
'e m b t o 1 dered
while still others
are finished , off
in" frilled collars.
There are high
and low ;neck,
long and short
sleeves an array
of waists to please
"tho most fastidi
ous. " i
ff JK fF-wi Aff
89c Madras Waists
Dainty Madras Waists, with
chnrminV Hobesplerre ' collar" trimmed
cnaiTOWif Wu nrat nnrl hnttnn ol.n
TVhlte Tailor-made Walst-J. with
soft .turn-over collars. All
sizes 34 to 46. Special
$1.50 Middy Blouses
Galatea .Cloth Middy Blouses.
made1 with deep sailor collars;
silk-laced front; turn-back
cuffs; edged with braid. The
collars are- of plain and P.' K.
materials' and all fast colors,
such as pink. Jlght blue, nary,
:red, and white. Spe- l7'7i
Clal " V V r
20 dozen Mes
n l-'a I t e d
made, of good
quality si I k;
-Damask. I n
rich floral de
$2.00 Petticoat, 98c
Just Like Cut
.The last word In Petticoat Mod
els. The adjustable Snug-lit Pet-
tlcoat. closed, front and baclc with
elastic waist oacK,
permi ttlln k. the
skirt, .to. open -and
assuring- an abso
lutely smooth . fit
over the hips.
Made of grand qual
ity sattne. with deep
plaited, and cluster
ed tucked flounce.
Buys a- 30-cent
Underskirt o f
with wide, full
98c Children's Dresses, 55c.
Spring's new models In Children's
DresaeM. consisting of Percales.
Chainbrays, and Galatea Cloths,
square necks, high necks, and
rounded necks; stripes, plain col
ors, and black design?: all richly
trimmed. Sizes up to 14 CTCrt
years. Sale price Ool
26c Infants Slips;' lace, edged
neck, sleeves; good qual- , C
Ity 'material! .... Auv
8c Good Quality Unbleached '
Cotton (remnants), VilO '
yzirci .' -'' ,
tfOc Handy'.Sewlng- Bookvcon--.,
slstlng jjf 3 papers .needle
and black pins All An
Remnants of 12Hc Lawns,
Percales, Satlnes, Call- A7Ug
coes, &c yard I'.'OC
50c odds and ends soiled
Corsets, mostly small OQ
Lace Curtains in pretty 1Q
floral deslj-ms. Strip AUC
Heavy Fleece Shaker A Ton
Flannel; regular 8c value '."wli
Pretty Fringed Lunch
Doilies; red and blue. 17IM
check .j j..v ? - ;a.H
Bleached Toweling Altai
Crash: 8c quality ...... fft'OC
25c-Women's Fleece- ""l
Lined- Cashmere Gloves... -LA!
$1.00 Hemstitched Table Cloth;
good size; pretty floral CC"
$7.50 Wake Lagerie
Exquisitely designed All-over
Embroidery and soft, dainty,
M. a t-aVtfi ettc
urcsscs, in sorr,
filmy designs; a
of social func
tions. Special value,
39c Child's Gingham
Good quality Chambray Itomp
ers, edged with red or white
braid, strong druablc make.
Sizes up to 6 years.
$4.00 Dress Skirts, $1.95.
Dress Skirts of fine French
Serge In rich shades of black,
brown, gray, and blue, fancy cut
side, kick front, with 3 deep plaits
at bottom. High' waist band, nan-
el hack, and pearl button: 1
trimmings, an tengins.
$1.00 R & G Corsets.
Every shape: heavy or me
dium weight R & G Corsets;
front and side support- CtHn
ers; 18 to 30 sizes Oil
$1.50 Long and Short
Infants' Coats, :4c
Infants' Coats Lace-trimmed
Fhnuliler Cape Bedford Cord
Coats, warm flannel
Full-1 e n g t h.
Black Ker sel
ted m o (1 1 e I a,
somely a 1 1 k
bra I d e d:
$1.25 Lon Crepa
Long Crepe Kimonos, shirred
yokes; Persian trimmed fronts and
cuffs: all fast colors, such as
Light Blue. Pink. Red, and Navy
89c Corsets, 47c
New models, new shapes, new
materials; long, short, or me
dium lengths: garter
attachments; all sizes.
89c Boys Indian Suits, 49c
Boys' Three-PIece Indian Suits
of good quality khaki cloth,
trimmed with fast-color red
frln so and fancy feather AQn
head dress fitL
35c Brassiere Waists,
Good quality batiste, with en
tire yoke of all-over embroid
ery; stays front and back: per-
black Lisle H03C,
high s p 1 I c i; d
heel and toe,
thin sheer thread,
fast color. Spe
One day's sell
ing only. Splen
did quality per
in pretty blues
and grays. Ni at
stripe!; all good
to waist; with
skirts and tuck
ed yokes. One
S0c 51x90 Seamless QQ
59c Double Bed Sheets,
made of good quality QHn
15c Pillow Cases, mnde of
good quality cotton, tin- Qf,
Ished 3-in. hem V,
75c Double Blan- AJll
Double Blankets in gray
and white; heavy fleece; nlnk
or blue border. J7p
12 l-2c Huck Towels,
Good size Huck Towels, fast
colorod red borders;
for this Bale
$1.00 Ladies' Soft Nain
sook Gowns, 55c
Circular yoko of 5 medal-
lions Intersected with wheels
and edged wltTi cluny laco
and cmhelllshed with pink.
blue, and white ribbons, malt
ing a very effective
39c Ladies' Muslin
Splendid qual.ty muslin and
cambric finished garments,
with French bands: either
embroidered lace or tucks.
Also the umbrella
width garments. 9Qn
35c Ladies' Short Muslin
Made of splendid quality
muslin with deep cambric
ruffle. Special 1Qr
$2.50 Child's Coats, 99c
9 Coats, white and blue,
gray and red Bearskin Flnn-
nel Coats. Slzo up to 4 QGf
years. Clearance price -U
all Wool Kersey
Cloth Coats, sizes
6 to 14 years.
Made in the now
button over col
lar style, with
flap and collars
colors. Sale price,
House Dresses In
and black and
white checks, al
so plain colors,
and tan. AH
with braided and
style. All sizes.
Will enable vou to hear nor
mally. It, is convenient fto use,'
enitrely incerwpicsous, i and
worn !ikex a watch. Ifhy not
test the ACOUSTICpN today;
you. will be astonished at its
wonderful, efficiency, appreci
ated fully, by our thousands of
customers in -all parts of the
world. If you wish to realize
the pleasure of good hearing,
try the ACOUSTICON.
General Acoustic Co.
Ktcm Mas. '
142w NewT(rt Ave. N.W.
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AUT AMERICA WITCH.
KRentrdleJM f condition, repaired
na rusrsBteed for one Tear.
MAX JAHOS. Jeweler.
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will, eeable yoa to hear normally.
it te incoaspIcsiBHs and easy to me.
Ur onerfal emcleacj will asteafeh
J? Teat It today; tkiy ye-areeW
taat deafaeas caa be relleVed.
GENERAL ACOUSTIC COMPANY.
402-3 Eyww Building;
1420 N. Y. Ave. N. W.
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A BOOKLET ON DRUQLESS UEAU.NG-
READING IT wUI dlscorer TO TOU that
Locomotor-Ataxia. Paralysla. Rneumatlam.
Iniomnla. Aatbma, Arterial Sderoala. Nau
raathenla. Nervous Exbauatlon. and tne arl
oua Incurable (so-called) Dlieaaea. can be
cured without Medicine or Surxteal Pro
cedure. Information. Booklet, and CONSUL
TATION FF.EJS. LADr ASS18TANT. Uoura.
10-S p. m. Sunday. 11 to L
Prof. H. N. D. Parker,
. 103 h It. N. VT.
A POUCH capable of seatinr IS. alao aleeolnc
accommodation for. U at 1401 Pa. ave. N.
W. Alao & lare windows at H19. ApplJ
after I p. m. at 1401 Pa. are. N. W, 1
-Jttove: Latrobe furnace werk.
pairing". . Hd. and SUtb 3. W.
: The Lincoln Hotel I
Alt outilda rooms. Runninx not and
cold water In every room. All larss
rooms have private bath. attached.
Aiericai Pin, $2.v).per fey
:- irfa PIm. $1.98 per day
T RESTAURANT A, LA CARTE.
C. S. HYATT, Prop.
I-IM I M"I"I-I-t'!"I"I-H"M-;-;-M.
MOVING, PACKING, STORAGE
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PADDED vans. ItcSS ld.:X-h. waron. C Id
Phone Main 1)15-1911.
COLUMBIA TRANSFER A STORAGE CO.
Me N. Y. Ave. N. W.
Packing and Shipping. Storage. 43 van load
QET UUR ESTIMATES ca abeolutely Or.
proof atoraga. movtnc, packing. UNtTJBu
STATES STORAGE CO. !- lwa at-N. W.
Phone M. I
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ihtpraent: ateraxe in private apartraent
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ALYORD & CO 491 ltb at. aw.
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