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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, WEDNESDAY, JAXtTAKY 20, 1010.
CALL IS MADE HR
Thousand Wanted to Conduct
"Tag Day" Tomorrow to
Help War Sufferers.
PLAN TO CO-ORDINATE WORK
Meeting at Eighth Street Tem
ple Outlines Campaign for
More Simple System.
Calls for 1.000 volunteers to
nid the Washington Peoples'
TJcliof Committee for Jewish
"War Sufferers who will conduct
n "Tag Day" tomorrow have
been sent throughout the city.
Names of men and women
who are willing to serve at the
"Tag Day" stations are being
received at 1223 Sixth street
To co-ordinate nil Hobrow war-relief
work In WaMiiiiBton. and espe
cially to collect weekly contributions
of at least 23 cents from Ilebicw
famlllch not now aiding to that ex
lent, proliminaiy steps toward an or
unnlzatlon to bo patterned after the
"Women of the Hour" In New York,
were taken at a, mass mcetlnp at the
Uijrhth Street Temple yesterday.
Newly fifty delegates, from half as
ninny Hebrew women's chinch and l.i
organization-, were pie.-ent. At the
.-UKKe.-tion ot Mis. Abram Simon, who
was uctho In starting the movement,
the delegates decided to report the
plans back to the bodies they lcpiesent
before deflulel.v committing the latter
to the new lederatlon. As soon as
these reports are approved, a meet
ing to complete the organization will
be culled b Mi.- l.ouis Ottcnbeig,
who was chosen chairman.
Miss Wolf, lepre-cntlns the Zionist
Society, which is one of ten or moio
bodie. now mixing; Hinds in -the I)l.
tnct for Hebrew lelief, cautioned
against hasty action which might le
siilt In duplicating work alieaJy un
dertaken. As hoon as tne leueriuion
makes sine that it can act as a clear
ing house for funds raided by all or
most of su h bodies-, a system of en-
elopes similar to that used bj the
American Jewish Relief Committee in
New Yoik will probably be provided,
and collections made by volunteer
workers and through the department
Mores and markets.
The funds collected probably will be
turned over by Mis. Giles Hellprlme,
who was chosen ticasmer. to Julius
J'rjset, for distribution through his
office to the war sufferers.
Mrs. Kmanuel Simon volunteeied to
act as secretin y for the local conimit
lee It will require icgular contiibu
tinns fiom at least l.uno women, she told
the meeting, to keep up the relief work
on the scale which leaders of the move
ment hope 'Washington will be able to
The following ladies, most ot whom
were present csteriliiy. will seek the
approval of the new movement by their
usppctivc bodies. Mis Simon. Sister
hood, Mrs Holm, Alliance; Mrs Op
penlielni. Sixth Sticet Tabeinnele, Mrs.
Itolin Deborah Mis lireslaw, Tte
ncici. Miss Menskv, I.lbeitv; Mis.
i ,ei n-borsei . 1 rlendship Ml.-s Kle
pitdi, Young Women's Hebrew Assoc -ntinn
.Mis fSartlnkle, Young Women
Helpers, Miss Hiown, Clonist, Miss
Pi beer. Willing Helpers. Mrs. Wisebeig
rallies' Aulliarv Ilrbiew Homo for
th Aged, and Miss Gesfeld, Decalogue.
Has Independent Committee.
The meeting iiivinlmouly indorsed
(he tagging, which will take place to
monow, to i.-iise funds for the iclief.
The 'tag dav" movement Is In the
hands of an independent committee, of
which Dave Alpticr is chairman and
lx:wis T. Cohen, Mollis Frclhchoff,
Isaac Oanz, and A. Chaichin, aie mem
bers. This committee today Issued a call for
enough volunteer "taggers" to raise the
total to l.iifO vvoikers by tomoriow
morning, several hundred young ladles
having nlrcadv vohmteeied their seiv
ices Those who wish to paiticipate
will be furnished tags and Instructions
.it 9 o'clock toinoiiow moinlng at the
I-Ighth Stieet Temple which Is located
between II and I .streets noithwest
Dliectoi Itiilph, of the v.ureau of I'.n
cr.iving has consented to allow collec
Hons to be niaili. at lie hmenu iluilng
office hours toniin ion, b.v a committee
of cmploe.s Intorpcd In "tag div "
TRADING IN ENEMY"
ACT WILL BE PROBED
Ambassador Pgc Instructed to
Discuss Matter With Officials
of Great Britain.
Seeretaiy of State Lansing has sent
a onMiiunhalion to Aiubussadoi 1'age
at London insti tic ting him to enter
into a ji.sciit.xiim of thu pilnciple in
volvod in the BrlUMi "liadlng In
'I he United States has not decided
tr make ollhial piteht against the
nil but will go on leinid as eoulesl
ini the light of 'Jieat Hiii.iin to dis
iMinninte ag.iln.-t tin ninnieielal
i lin of nalinali.ed inini.ui citizen j,
(nl mill, iltizeus i oiinei ti it with
Vnit-iH.in in pni .liimi.- It i.s nidi-
lied tli.it if a spiiltl, i'itaiiee ail.ses
ii ilri'i imin.it urn against Ameikaii
intrio-f tin' .-tn'e I pal inieiil will
II rlk (III I i t ll oli st
Sole Saving Popular;
Cost of Shoes Goes Up
s I ',11','IS 1-in ." Sole -riving is
c in., in become u.creiis nglv pop ilar in
Lie I , tin M.ltes III till' nrt lllliet V
lav- x.Ik ii a p.mip'.iI .uH.inie in the
pii t r.t all il.ivse- ot shoes Ijj exin-i ti d
-i l.ouis shoe iiianiifactiiii'is ilrd.it c
tlie ml o' shoe pi odm tlon hi ,nl-
n i I'd fi 'in "i to -3 it cent wllliin the
last p ncc duvs. and that the end is not
in - uht
I .ilti'd Slates irmv i-hoes. vvhiih were
sold at J-"1", now cost mote than $1 a
pali The I'.iitish government ccntly
purchased a'l of the calfskin 'n the
comitiv, and now fii-eUb .sole le.Uhei mu-ttiial
HEBREW WAR FUND CRY
For the first time in the history of the Jews of the United States
n general appeal has been made in aid of suffering Jews
suffering not from natural but unnatural causes.
A million of human beings arc in dire distress and want, and all
precedents have been broken in the Senate of the United
States by having passed a rcsolut'on calling upon the Presi
dent of the United States to issue a proclamation to aid these
sufferers. The President has fixed Thursday, January 27. And
in addition to this ringing patriotic proclamation, I add my
humble voice 'in asking my fellow citizens of Washngton, in
whose midst I have lived for fifty-four years, and whose
liberality and good will I appreciate, to contribute cheerfully
to this fund, whose object is to humanize and restore in a
measure the fallen fortunes of the victims of oppression and
This appeal is not only made to my own coreligionists, but to all men
and women whose hearts beat for the uplift and betterment
and righteousness of all mankind. It must be conceded that
the Jew as a citizen is liberal and ever ready to contribute in
all directions where his help can be of benefit, and it has been
his pride not to seek outside aid or support, but this is an
extraordinary occasion, and can only be nrct by a united
Am 1 appealing in vain?
January 2G, 1916. SIMON WOLF.
HOLDS FIRST SESSION
Commission Will Study War's
Causes to Enable It to Ap
George W. Perkins Says Moose
Will Follow Only a Leader of
Xi:Vv YORK. .Tan, K.-Oeotce "vV. Per
hlns. chairman of the executive co-n-inlttee
of the national Progressive pirtv,
has served notice on Charles D tlillos
chairman of the 1'epiihllcan national
committee, that Pi OKtet-slv es will follow
onlv a leader who stands for the prlivl
plea of the partv and who will have
ability and courase to put them through.
Perkins vvtote to llllles as follows.
'I notice from this motninu's papers
that In vour statement at Chicago ves
teidnv you said atnons other thln-is:
" 'Kiom evei v Stale save one, the Ite
publicau committeemen report t.nt the
bteach of 1912 may be icsardcd as prac
tically healed '
"Voui statement tends to p'nee the
Progresslv cs In an erioneoiis light be
fore the xotcis of this countrv, for it
conveys the Impiession that in evciv
State of the Union, save one, the Ice
publican and ProKreslve p.irttoa have
alieady come together. This Is not the
"Take the election in Massachusetts
last l.ill. The election of a Republican
governor there was not a Republican
victoiv. It was distinctly ,i Progiessivi'
victoty. The Republican candidate v ;n
onl.v elected beiaiise he was open!v hiip
poited bv J'i ogressivi's, ,md he himself
veiy fr.inklv admitted this after elec
tion. The Massachusetts PioBresslvea
at the time made It verj clear that the
matter was purely a local tight and
must In no way be taken to mean that
thev would vote the Republican national
th ket in 1'Mil
"In Kentucky the Republican candi
date foi Governor was di fcated last
fall because Progressives In mifllcient
number icfused to vote for him an 1
voted tor their own candidate. In .Wvv
Yoik State o this last November,
without anv Mate-wide campaign, mine
nu'ii enrolled ;is Progressiva than voted
for the 1'rogresjlve landld.ite foi gov
ernor the ear befoie
Moose Still Intact.
"These o-auiples ate i iicd to show
in that the Idea that .lie liogiesUe
party has dlslntc Tialed - nil Its void J
leturnetl to the Republic in paitv is
I'liite ei roneous. Repoiti n.ade to the
executive commit'.! i ot lb" I'io;;ie
slxi pa-ty. x lilcii hns .' i ,i been in
session here. sho tha' mil nation. ii
convention in C'liiCi'go in .lune, will
have its full quota ol delentes. Tliesi
mrn will undoLitii dh be imbued w th
lut one puipose, iz to lender lho
highest oidci of f.TVlCe ;o tile CCI'll
tiy at this critic-il tii..e. Tliey will
di anytbln;; and eveiytl.liig they hon
orably nil. to liax" both the Repunli
riin and 1 rogressive p-irtie; name lb"
same man for the nitlonul ticket an I
ailont the .same plitioini, believing
this to be fhe ,s t . -j i v iv to ri'mo'"
1 1 oil! the hlte , loi.se tie man who
lr-s hro'ight so Mi' h di.scicdlt and
dl'liono" to out cap try
"M this ti'ininu noliil in Ihe woills
liiftoiv v,e will nit "tnl; n detail-
W' will 'ay aside partisanship and
prejudice. Rut we will iP'.ei suiroiuler
he principles for vh'ch we have stooel
and still .stand. We will follow nl,'
a le-irler wlio we K'low si-indu for theso
princltile- and who will have the
ebillty ind cuui.'mL tc put the'ii
RTOrKMOI M, .Ian. :fl.The I'onl per
manent pence tribunal, minus several
members, hold its first forma! reunion
It was announced that the commission
will first study the causes of the wir to
enable It to approach with better undur-
i standing proposals for peace.
Bryan to Join Ford
I Peace Partv Abroad;
NRW YORK. Jan 2rt Two important
wind's of Ihe peace movement finally
have been brought together tluough the
foi mil enlisting of William IT. Bryan as
a member of the Kord permanent peace
Tie Intends to o to Stockholm, but
has not as ot made Ills plans or de
cided when he will go.
Colonel Ilr.van still Is at Miami, Kla .
but Is believed to be preparing to Join
Jlenry Ford in New York within a few
The Sranlpli-Ameiican A'lieiieuiii rf
Washington lain te elected Dr. Chn ties
Warr'n fitri ct, bishop of lletalot ia,
to heart tl.elr ci giitil'iitien for the cim
ing year. Otlu i ol doers to-elected last
night at Itnipi heiV inelutleii T)r ('
1. !. Andeifam. Hist vice proi,uiiu.
Waller Seen Pi t I eld, n'crmd v i"o
rreslelent, Senor Jose I,e Peore third
vice president. Mis Ji nnle P. rllner,
seeretarv, and Mark II. Pinlej , Jr.
To Lecture on Ireland.
Tiom Relfast to Cotk" will be tho
siibiect of a lecture bv Mis Clara R
Colbv at the Oxfoid Hotel at 1 t"
o'clock this afternoon She will relate
personal Imniesslnns of 1 1 eland viewed
from an histoile standpoint bavin--sttloled
prehlstorli irmalns in the obi
rountiv us a inenibi i of the British
t-'clcntlllc Association's expeditions
SICK SO LONG
Washington Lady Suffered With
Constipation, Stomach Trou
ble, Headaches, Nervous.
"Dreco" Relieved Her.
elms. The Detroit pacifist has left his
linnie and Is believed to lie on tin; vn
to th's city. .
When Mr Piit-.l nlmiirloneil i!a tienen.
by-publlclty plans on teaching Ainetici
nfler Ills futile tour of Ihtrope he lin
mediately summoned Colonel llryiin.
and II was (hen believed Hut he hud
adopted the Xebiaskan's plans foi light
ing war Willi diplomacy lie line! le
peatedly Invite,) Colonel llrvnn to Join
forces with him. but up to this t'me
hud met only refusals, on the ground
that i:r. nit believed he couiu nid tho
movement better at home tinui aiuonil.
ia.st night a cable dispatch fiom Lon
don, telllnu- (,f ii,i leeeliit of a stnte-
meitl ft otn .Stockholm announcing lliv-i
,,..., ,i, i-Mi,inc;e oi iiieiuoersnip in mo
T'ord pcimnueut peace committee, was
the Mist news of a change of plans
ieceive,l heie. A short time liter Col
onel Hrvnn admitted tho truth of this
news when seen In Miami.
" i es, 1 have accepted the membei
shlp, but can give you no facts concern
ing my plans, because I have not made
them, yet" said the Commonci.
1 hose who have watched the develnn.
ment of the Foul peace plan believe)
that Mr. Kord is convinced that he still i
may accomplish much In the Interest I
oi woriu peace, and that us soon as ho
can obtain the backing of Urjan lie will
return to the front.
PREPAREDNESS TEST i
VOTE EXPECTED SOON
Likely to Come on Bill to In
crease Number of Middies at
Wedding Across Seas
Performed by Proxy
l.APOP.Ti:. Ind . Jin. 16 --Johannes IT.
M. Van Hen Ilshout, an aeeountant in
the office of the United States Slicing
Machine Companv heie, wps married
bv pioxv to Miss Wllhelmlna Klizabcth
Van Ragguni, who Is In Rotterdam,
The voting man apticnied before l'mil
Ihielthelngsloewen, a notarv, and signed
tho necessary do' iiments of prov, and
at the same hour the Initio slimed dupli
cate documents before a notary In Rot-teidam.
The flrnt tesl vote on prepiteilMtis In
the Iloiife is expected whin the l-nd-gelt
bill to increase the number of mid
shipmen ut Annapolis Is put on pas
sage. Tho bill, which uiigluatei! , Ith
Sceielary 1'aniel.s, was reported from
the Naval Affairs Committee bv a oto
of 1" t(
'lho four membeis opposing vere.
Congressmen iicpslev, iliielianun, Cal
laway and Tubule The three fornu r
aie knov ii as "Mltle navv" niep and
Mr. i'tlbble Insists he Is a believer In
a navj of leasotuibli size
The additional expense of admitting
more midshipmen to the atademv was
one of the icasons advanced by the op
ponents of the bill for their antagonism
to it. Tin iiieasuii- would give Sena
tors and Congressmen the ptlvilegc of
appointing time Instead of two cadets
annuallv, and is designed ultimately to
supply the shortage In officers
It probabl) will be coiibldeicd in the
House within the next two weeks and
may develop a line-up between the big
navv and the little navy forces.
Senate to Debate on
Debate on the Philippines bill In the
Senate will continue- todnv and will
center about the Clarko tiiiienilment to
gtnnt Independence in two to fom
eam. This ainertdnient has focused
attention dlrectlv on tin- proposition
when the Islands ate to be tin tied
With the Ptesldent favoring the,
Clark" amendment. Indications aie that
It will pitvall.
EVERYONE LIKES "
THIS COLD CURE
"Pape's Cold Compound"
ends a cold or grippe
in a few hours.
Your cold will break and nil Jiinne
,,,-, , ., vim ...... 1 iinnm ii , ( O'l
"Pape's Cold Compound" everv l.ui
horns null' llitee doses ate taken
It liromptlv opens clocged-im n trds V
and air pasMigcs in the head, stoia nastr I
iiioiiiiiln': "I ii'i.-".- I uniting, i cnev e -s SiCK
headache, dullness, feve i ihlmos scio
throat, sneezing, soreness and htiffness
Don't stav stuffed-up' Quit blowing
and Hiiufflinu! Rase your thiobbiiu
lieail tiothlng el'e in th. woibl giv s
such prompt -ellcf as "Pape a Cold
Compound," which costs only S"i ccn's
at any drug stole. It acts without as-f-litanco.
tastes nice, and causes no In
convenience. Accept no substitute.
If v on lnvc been lighting 'loni,nli
tioubles, dv.spepiia. inillge-tion, bead
ache backin he, neivoiiMies- sleep
lessness, constipation, livei. an I Ki l
ney tiouble, eat.iirh, or tliat die.idiu!
scourge, iheumatlsm, v on should tr
i the new prcpaiatioii, IJieio. and vol
I are then on the road to riioveiv "be
i action of tliii i em eel i- ju-i as dnii
1 Jut as positive, and Ju.st as teiiain
Ion Influence on the human svstim i
' that the moinlng follows the iiitht
That tins is proven conclusively i s
only neces'iii to listen to the st,n
ments of the hteuelv "tied in of gi.ile
f ill people who dail call at Olon
iiell's main More and make their
statements to the Dreco Man Seln i
eil fiom our list of wiitten statements
ih the one of MKs Lottie Itoget s, of 61 t
Twi'lfth Micel noi thw ct. wbuh i--
"Por a long time I have Miffi-c I
with constipation, headuehes, ill
weak, and nervoii", and tired all the
time. Having tried so man things
without lesull I was distouragid ove
iiiv condition. As a last resort I Je
clded to tiy Dreco After taking it I
feel as strong as ever, the constipa
tion, dU7.ine.ss mid headache have all
gom . and I feel better In c v ei w.i'
I think Dreeo a wonderful medicine
I ! ecu is on sale at all the oDon
nell stores, but at the HO t K s-tiect
More the Drei o Man ha - he aihUarter
wheie he is dtillv meeting the pt upb
uild exiilalning the ments oi tin in w
medicine Price. $10(1 .1 bottle Ma, I
orelci s tilled ilvi
Mrs. Cheney Lectures.
Mi- aine ( In nev acbli esseit the
i ImiieIoii I i' CUI l"l llllll llllllKlllg
i I I lii I inn. I ii liniiilint. in siihIii)
ll vi( i i , in . I n. ol 1 1 Ii ,i n
n r ' us. a hi ouu u Hall, u a an-
URIC ACID IN
Says a little Salts in water
may save you from
Itheumatisni Is eas'er to avoid than to
cuie, slates a well-known authoiitv
We aie advised to dress warmly, keep
the feet di. uvoid.i'xposure, cat lc
meat, but dunk plenty of good wtitet
Itheiimatisin i.s a diiect lesiilt of cit
ing, too much meat jnnl uthei licli foce,.s
that piodiice in ic fn ill, v. Iilch is ib
olb'd into the bluud it is the func
tion of the K ilnrjh to niter this ai
limn the blood and cist it out in the
Mine, lln lion's oi the .-km aie also a
means of ficemg the l.louil ol Ibis nu
pniit In cbiiiip and chillv cold vicatli
ii the skin pons, an- e Ic. id, lliu.-. loic
mg the kidney, to do double wolk, liny
become weak ami tlunr,ish ami i t to
eliminate the tun acid, winch Keep.-, ,u
cuiiiiiliitiiig and citiiiluling tluough tie
system, CM-ntiiallv i-ettliiig In the Jon t.s
and nuisiles, caiisinn siittmss, t,ui c
ness and iiiii called l he iimallsm.
At the lirsl twinge ol i lieuinatism net
fiom uuy phaimacy abont four eniiic s
ot Jaei Sal t.s, put a talile.-iiooiiiul in a
glass of vvuter and diink befoie break
fast each inornins for a vveik. This i.s
mill to eliminate mlc acid by s,tiini -latitig
the kidnevs to nnunal actie n
thus lidding tho blood ot Hum Impuu
lies. .lad ilts i.s Inexpuis ve. hiiiinless and
is male fiom the in id nl ginpis :i-al
(einoii iiiiie ubini d with labia and is
ll.secl Willi excelteul iisiiiti hj tliciii
hiiuiN nl foli- who an siib.iit in i be i
mail -in It. i "ii Ii ' ' a pie ,i mi f
1i i i i i nl lit h . i ' 1 1 ' il ii U u bi i
h ipi ' i i ni' i t (i i.t i l 1 1 nc.
flcUi to your Ktdueys as weti-Advt.
Freshest Fillings and
White Palace Lunch
itia i'a. yc. nch A a m. . .
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14th & Park Road
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Men's and Women's
I 'anions VliikrJi of ."lie
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Work Done in 15
I.entlirr llerls Itrpalred,
I'lionr llnln flS.
Ulein'5 Rapid ioe REPAmfo
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