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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, SUNDAY.' .DECEMBER 7, 1913.
AT CAPITOL HEIGHTS
Examinations for Offices Are
Conducted by Captain of Hy-
attsville National Guard
HYATTSVII.LK. JId., Dec. 7.-At a
meeting of the Democratic Club of
Capitol Heights last night, the follow inj
nominations of officers were made, the
election to be held on the first meeting
night in January: President. John
Gabriel and George Adams; for vice
president, William H. Beavers and
Alexander McKay; for recording secre
tary, Walter Oliver and Joseph G.
"Whiting; for financial secretary, George
liltz: for treasurer. John U. Weast; for
sergcant-at-arms. C. F. Lambert.
Corporals John A. Johnson, jr.. Wil
liam Manning and V. V. MacXell, of
Company K. the local command of the
State National Guard, were last night
examined by Capt. O. A. Greager for
promotion to sergeantships. At the
same time Privates Olaf Hiortdahl and
James Mills were examined for promo
tion to corporals.
The Rev. Dr. Shipley, of .North Caro
lina, is today occupying the pulpit of
the First Presbyterian Church In the
absence of the Rev. Dr. W: D. Skell
Jnger in New York city.
Mr and Mrs. Roy Litz and two chil
dren, of Capitol Heights, will leave
about the middle of the month for Ne
braska, where they will make their
futnre home, on account of the health
of .Mr. Litz.
Mrs. D. C. Ballard and young son. of
New York, are visiting Mrs. Ballard's
parents. Mr. and Mrs. William A.
Brooks, on Ravenswood avenue.
The Rev. Henry V. Saunders began
his neu duties as rector of Zion parish
this morning, when he conducted serv
ices at St. John's Episcopal Church at
licitFYHle, at 11 o'clock. At 3 o'clock
this afternoon he will hold services -in
St. Mark's Episcopal "Church at Fair
land, Montgomery county, and tonight
at S o'clock he will conduct the evening
Iraer and preach the sermon at St.
Andrew's Episcopal Church at College
Park. The Rev Mr. Saunders suc
ceeds the Rev. Henry T.a Roche, who
resigned to become rector of his home
parish In South Carolina. Zion parish
embraces charges in both Prince George
and Montgomery county.
RIDES TO DENVER
ON BOXED CORPSE
DENVER, Col., Dec. 7.
Thomas J. Morrissey, a cousin
of Charles F. Murphy, of New
York, started through the snow
from Englewood to Denver.
An express wagon overtook
him. "Never pass up an oppor
tunity" is an axiom Tommy
once gleamed from Murphy.
So Tommy asked the favor of a
lift. This being - granted, he
rode into town on a box on the
wagon. As he was thanking the
driver for the ride, he asked
what was in the box.
"It's only a corpse," replied
"Golly," exclaimed Tommy,
"I've been riding on a dead
one. Oh, well, 'tis all they're
good for." ,
Thursdav morning, aged seventy-eight
years, and is survived by three married
Funeral services were held yesterdav
afternoon for Isaac M. Baker in Capitol
Heights. Interment was at the Addison
cnapel Cemetery. Mr. Baker died
Charged with conducting a disorderly
house and disturbing the public peace,
Lottie Jones, colored, was forced to pay
a fine of $17 yesterday In Justice of the
Peace A. H. Dahler's court in Bladcns
burg. Miss Bessie Catrup, of Tuxedo, is
spending a few das visiting friends In
Watch Dominican Elections.
Secretary of State Bryan Is consider
ing what measure of participation
shall be taken In the forthcoming
Dominican elections. The Dominican
government has objected to plans of
this Government to send two commis
sioners to "observe" the elections and
has made representations to the de
partment, which are now under consideration.
Balaoo, The Demon Baboon.
Sensation Today. Virginia Theater.
Get 4. Flashlight, 69c.
Electric Webster, 717 9th.
Biffs now anil
let ns reserve
gifts now and
let ns reserve
Special Sale of Sterling Silver Toilet Sets,
Manicure Sets, Military Brushes,
Vanity Cases, Mesh Bags
In order to reduce our large stock of these goods and in
order to get all engraving finished before the rush, we offer
special inducements for you to make selections at once.
DON'T MISS THIS CHANCE TO SAVE MONEY
This Solid Silver
$ 0 O'J
This Solid Siler
Military Set. an
A FEW OTHER BARGAINS.
Sterling Silver Vanity Cases, 58.50 value, for. .$6.50
Sterling Silver Cigarette Cases, $8.50 value, for $5.50
Sterling Silver Puff Boxes from $1.00 up
Sterling Silver Mesh Bags from $15.00 up
Germiii Silver Mesh Bags from $3.00 up
Thousands of other gift selections. Don't miss seeing our
goods a:iu prices before making our selection.
T CITY JEWELER
UNDERSELLING ALL OTHERS
Established 1865 DISTILLATES j
This high-grade Spanish Wine is without a peer for Diabetes.
It contains Only ONE-THIRD OF ONE PER CENT OF SUGAR
AND NO ACID. Recommended by Prominent Physicians.
$1.25 full quart. Only obtainable at
909 Seventh Street
All Leather Good and other article that ran
lie fttaxnprd routiner HSr and nurr .STAMmil
' 411 Jewelry and ntbrr article that ran lie
rticrnicd routing lSc ami more CXfJUAVED
This Is the Christmas
GIFTS OF BEAUTY AND UTILITY
SPECIAL .OTICE We will he oaea oalr tour create tfcla aeaaoa for CftrJatana '
Saturday. Dee. 20. Moaday, Dec. 22, Tnraaar. Dee. 23. aad Wedaeadar. Dee. 24. Reateatber tUaal;
SHOP EARLY IX THE DAY, EARLY IX THE MOXTII.
Store f of EVERYONE
FOR MEN, WOMEN AND CHILDREN
Exceptional Offerings in
Women's Bath Robes . . .
Such a pretty bath robe would cost at least S2.30 elsewhere.
Jlade of double faced robins' In striped and block designs with
gray. Copenhagen, and blue-and-red color combinations.
Complete with neck and waist -Jid: very warm and "glfty" look
ing. Second Floor Women's Bath, Robes.
To Your Girl Friends Give a $ 1 .H
PRETTY GOWN OR PETTICOAT 1
The Gowns arer of line nainsook, round or "Ve" neck atvles with
elaborate yoke of showy laces or embroidery, some combination ot
both: lace, or embroidery short sleeves" rome Empire styles with a
finish of -ribbon and binding-. Slr.es 15 to 17.
The Petticoats are of fine cambric with flounces, of embroidery
or -lace some with TUfflo combined of both and finished with wide
ribbon drawn through beading and finished at side with tow:
lengths 3 to 42. Main Floor Bargain Tables. '
We Will Cash Your U. S. Trust Cos Christmas Savings Check
Endorse Your U. S. Trust Company's Christmas Savings Check, and bring it HERE MONDAY TO BE CASHED. No
inconvenience, no waiting. Central location Main Floor Information Bureau. " ,
The Present That
Women's Long White Glace Kid
Glove, IC-button length; real
soft, and worth 50.
Special leader at,l pair.
Women's Cape Gloves, 1 -clasp,
In pretty shades of tan, also gray,
black, and white. Good (PI ff
value at, a pair 31.UU
Women's Glace Kid Glpves, 2
rlasp; in black, tan, gray, and
white: some black with white
stitching and white with black
stitching. Choice, a (g- rn
Boys' Rough Rider Gauntlet
Gloves. iery popular with boys,
and offered special at, Kft
Children's Glomes, In cape and
PK effects: tan only; 1-clasp.
Good value, at a fi" aa
Slain Floor Glove Section.
Jewelry Is the Gift All Like to Receive
German Silver Vanities, hand
engraved designs, fitted as
shown; finished with link
chain. Special value.
Sterling Silver Vanities.
hand engraved, fitted, and
with link chain. Spe
cial value, at ... ... . .
(Other Vanities in sterling
silver at $10 and $12.98.)
Sterling Silver Military
Brushes, best English bristles,
French gray finish; new de
signs; nicely boxed.
and orrered special
German Silver Mesh Bags,
"solid links; lined in white silk;
6-In. engraved frames
Special value, Q QQ
German Silver Mesh Bags, of
unbreakable mesh, with 8-ln.
gray finish engraved
frames. Good value, CM QQ
Slit Skirt Mesh Bags, a nov
elty Just received; of solid
link mesh, plain frame, finish
ed with link fringe; oblong
shape. Special value, flC AQ
Bar Pins, solid gold, with
engraved designs. Spe- QQn
cial value, at wOL
Solid Gold Cuff Links, plain
or engraved. Special fl- QQ
value, at tDl.tO
Sterling Silver Manicure Sets, 10 pieces,
including pieces as shown, and tooth and
nail brush in addition; nicely box- ja (TA
ed, tnd special value at 0iW
Sterling Silver Manicure Sets, 5 pleces7
nlaely boxed, and unusually -good fi1 QQ
value at . OUUO
Women's Solid Gold Lavallieres, with
pearl drops; different color stone
settings; effective designs. Spe
Fans, spangled and fancy designs,
with white ivory or decorated fi- AA
sticks; nicely boxed, and only ... wx.ull
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Combination Sterling Silver .Man
icure and Toilet Sets, similar to cut,
but containing only 12 pieces, beau
tiful designs, and with drawer
compartment. Special tQA QQ
value, a't U.t0
Sterling Silver Toilet Sets for
men. including pair military hair ,
brushes, comb and cloth brush,
new designs, and nicely 4JQ FA
boxed. Special value vWmUV
Main Floor-Jewelry Section.
That Men, "Women
and Children .
Hudnut's Perfumes, all floral
odors; nicely boxed and, (Jl AA
offered at 9XW
Hudnut's Perfumes, smaller CTA
size bottle: nicely boxed WC
Colgate's Toilet Waters, Kftj
all floral odors; nicely boxed tHfV
Colgate's Toilet Waters, smaller
size bottle; nicely boxed.
Colgate's Miniature Extracts. Ave
small lals. nicely boxe'd. and es
pecially suitable for giving- 'Ottn
Colgate's Perfumes, in different
scents:' good sire VKit
De VillbuJ's Atomizers, guaran
teed; bottle in shadow or cut
g:ass; be?t made, and of- 7fw
fered hero at uv
Colgate's Gift Box, containing
ake toilet soap, .bottle toilet
water, small can talcum powder,
tooth paste and extract: especially
suitable ror women, ana oirerea.
the box complete,
Main 'Floor Toilet Articles.
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Men's Umbrellas; paragon frame; "8-Inch
size: plain or fancy handles. Special fi- AA
value at w JL.UU
Men's Silk Gloria Umbrellas; 28-inch size ,
paragon frame; plain or fancy han- (JO f(
dies: two qualities. $1.50 and D.UU
Men's Union Silk and Silk Umbrellas; 1'8
inch size: paragon frame: stool rod; plain or
fancy handles, three qualities.
$3.00, $4.00, $5.00
Main Floor L'lnbrcllas
Best Kinds Here, at Prices
That Are Low
Children's Umbrellas: 20, 22,
and 24 inch sizes; paragon frame.
Special values at
50c and 75c
Children's Gloria and Silk Um
brellas; 20. 22, and 24 Inch sizes;
handles for boys or girls.
$1.00 and $2.00
Women's Umbrellas; 26-inch size: para
gon frame: steel rod: plain or fancy (P- FA
handles. Special values' at $1 and.. OltUU
Women's Silk and Union Silk Umbrellas.
26-Inch size; steel rod; paragon (PA AA
frame, plain or fancy handles, at.. D.vrlr
Women's Silk Umbrellas; 26-inch size:
paragon frame: steel rod, with beautiful
sterling silver, pearl, and rolled gold trim
med bundles, at
$2.50 to $5.00
For Gift Buyers
GIFT SUGGESTIONS IN
Best KmrIIbIi Xcedle Bookh. assorted
sizes, . Hie ami .'r
Fancy Tape ileasurcs in all kinds SSc
Stork ScixMirs. TiOe value 29e
Fancy Silk Klantir. all tolors. a jd S."e
Fanej Silk Hose Supporters in Christmas
box 25 and ride
Silk Hose Supporter Sets in box. 75r nnd MM
Children's 'W ork Boxes; complete;
from 10e to Use
Fancy Work Baskets, from . ..$1.25 to SH.JIS
Darning Sets, made nf ribbon.
from U."e lo Sl.2.1
Fany Wax of all kinds-. .. lOr nnil ISe
Fanry Kmeri I'in Ciislnonh Itie
Shaving Sets for Men: he.iv . u'ekle
plated, will not tarnish, adjustable
mirror, from 50r In f.'I.n
Main Floor Notions
Have You Thought of Giving
Certainly some one juu know will be glad
to receive such a gift.
Crepe Kimonos, in plain colors of pink,
bine, and lavender, faced in lioral designs,
als-o of all-over Japanese designs in dainty
rolurlngH. faced iti sateen; empire fl1 AA
Mjle. Splendid value at, choice uJA.UU
Crepe Kimonos, floral designs, with wide
border, sleeves and front faced with Matin,
eiiipne and slurred Mylcs Special (g- AQ
.ilue at. elioieo Dl.tO
Ciepe Kimonos, in fancy floral designs.
l. "-lied sleee.s, trimmed down front and
around .sleeves with satin folds, frog (g- QQ
fasteners. Special value at, choice.. DJ..t0
Second Floor Kimono.
New Silk Petticoat 0 QS
Women in Your Family Would Like . . . K " S -
If yoti doubt this assertion ask them. 'I hey will also tell you that there is a de
cided advantage in buying silk petticoats at Lansburgh's. This special value tomorrow.
Silk Petticoats of Taffeta (black only), in sizes for large women; finished with
tailored flounce and small tucks; lengths 3S to 44 ; for the average-size woman we have
Silk Petticoats of Taffeta or Mcssaline in practically all plain colors and changeable
Main Floor Bargain Tables. ,
All Men Appreciate
Come here Monday and make selections in Bath
Robes. Special prices prevail'as-follows:-
Men's Bath Robes, heavy quality, in a large assort
ment of patterns and colors, cutfull siz;e and finished with
deep shawl collar and cord and tassel -at neck
arid waist. Real 4.00 value. Choice Monday djrt OQ
Men's Blanket Robes, in beautiful color combinations
and all choice patterns; piped seams and neck
faced in satine to match. $5 values. Choice AQ AQ
Monday only .vpj.4-0
Men's Bath Robes, in the best and most desirable
colors and patterns, and include all the new
ideas in bath robe making. Values up to S8.
Main Floor 430 7th St. Entrance Men's Wear.
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Have You Thought of
Initial Writing- Paper or Correspondence
Cards with the new, lonsfellow style initial
stamped in pold; 24 envelopes Included, QQa
Special Monday, a- bov, only OI7C
Cabinets of Stationery, beautiful designs,
including 24 sheets paper and 24 correspond
ence cards with stamped initial; also CAp
48 plain, envelopes. Very special value at OUC
Children's Boxed Stationery, containing- 24
sheets paper and 24 envelopes in kin- OC
dergarten dc'slgns. Special iO
Slain Floor Bargain Tables.
Your Best Buy In
Occurs Monday Here
Some special values that we were able--to
secure Ju4t in time for gift buyers.
"Women's Plain Linen Handkerchiefs, ex
cellent quality; values 15c to 25c. in.
Choice tomorrow, at ..'. ...;.. -LUC
Women's Initial Handkerchiefs, in six dif
ferent style initials tied In a neat pack- QA.
age. Special value. 6 for OUC
Men's Linen Initial Handkerchiefs, la all
initials, fine quality. Special value, OC
Main Floor 4 Locations for Handkerchiefs.
If You Intend Giving Aprons Give These
Such a variety of Aprons for gift-giving await you here a? you have never gazed on before!
Aprons For Every Purpose Await You
Ainoskeag Gingham Aprons, with ties and pocKct;
full generouM cut.
Round White Aprons, of plain or cross-bar: cd mus
lin; some trimmed with ruffles of .samp materials,
others with edge of embroidery in blind and open
Bib Aprons, of white lawn with trimmed
"Waist Aprons, of white lawn, with hemstitched
hem and tucks.
Bib Aprons, of white lawn, princess stjle, plain or
Hound Aprons, of dainty white lawn or dotted
swIss. round and point shapes, elaborately trimmed
in val lace or embroidery.
Bungalow Aprons, of percale or gingham
Large Waist Aprons, of white lawn, with hem
stitched hem: some tucked.
Cover-all Aprons of Njst gingham, with pockets.
Give Wife, Mother or Sister
A House Dress and
Pay $1 For It
These House Dresses at a dollar are the best values to be found in Washington.
The quality of material, workmanship and fit is such as is found usually only in $1.50
House Dresses. Choice of plain colors, such as dark and light blue and lavender with
white Swiss embroidery collar, or collar of self piped in black-and-white; also checks
and stripes in different colors, round or high collars; long or half sleeves. Sizes range
36 to 46. See these tomorrow and you'll ouy. Main Floor Bargain Tables.
Renaissance Scarfs, Cloths and Doylies
At Price Concessions to interest unt Buyers
It was our good fortune some time ago to buy under regular valuation this lot of Renaissance
Scarfs. Cloths, and Doylies. They have just arrived, and to make a record for this section tomorrow
the following low prices will prevail:
Ilenai&sancc Scarfs with Renaissance Centers,
different drawn-work de- with drawn-work embel-
tign in center; sUes IS lisliment, round or square
b 54 in. Values up QQp shapes: 24-in. size. QQp
to $2. Choice Special value at
Cloths, 72-in. size, with
rings forming grape de
sign, heavy Renaissance
lace border. J7.5U to $10
values. Choice CM QQ
Renaissance Doylies, 3
and 12-in. size, all-over
lace or with linen cen
ters and wide lace bor
der. 25c values. 1A
Choice tomorrow... J.UC
Main Floor Bargain I
TIMES WANT ADS BRING RESULTS