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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, JtttEbAY, MARCH 24, 1916..
Mashers of the Species Much
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Saturday Open Until o:UU r. m. i
More Mushy Through the Mail
Open 8:30 A
M' a,&lUj 3vMi- Close 5:30 P. M.
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Undo Sam, as Letter Carrier,
; It Keener of the Motion Pio-
lure Stage Door.
IPBOPdSAS AND SWEETS
.Correspondence Course of Ap
plauso and Encores Also
Provided.' by Post.
, Atom iitte two attention was dl
; fSfa-to tho tact that Uncle flam
JW Jf eepor, tft, the Uko door of
v& motion, picture, around which
sjjgfci irtttiMc nd the femaU.of the
4 h peolM' conirrtfate to adore
their dim favorite.
It Is probably stretching a met
aphor a, little bit but it serra.
H'aetVes because the letter car
rier of Uncle Bam it really the
keeper of this atace door and the
door heiWatchee la hla mall pouoh
by means of which the masher
pours out hla soul to the handsome
leading woman or the Apollo-Ilka
Actor and actresses In the
ph0t6play declare they hare never
known the maeher to be quite ao
)muhy aa he, ahe or It baa become
alncerthe motion picture atarted
aa evidenced by the note received
by motion picture stars. The an-
nouncetnent of Violet Mersereau,
.in a aplrlt of fitn. that ahe would
wed the winner of the handiome
..man oonteat the Universal Com
pany haa atarted, haa had the ef
fct of redoubling the efforts of
"-the correspondence echool of muta
.r and consequently Increased the
annoyance of the actora and ao
tressesv -CorreapoBdeflCfl School Applause.
The people who make photopiaya
-have healtated to complain public
ly about thla type of annoyance
for the1 rcaaon that while Uncle
-flam keep the stage door he aleo
servo aa the only medium of ex
pressing npplause known to the
picture. The mall carrier Is the
man who makes the applause
knows to the actor.
The reappearance of a star In a
favorite form of character work
might' be called the correspondence
school type of encore since he only
knowa that he la liked in that par
ticular kind of character by cor-
'reapondenco with hla admirers. For
TODAY'S BEST FILMS
By GAHDNER MACK.
Charles RJchman and Norma Tall
raadse In "The Battle Cry of
Peace," adapted from Hudson
Maxim's "Defenseless America,"
by Btuaxt Blackton (V. L. B. H.
Vltagraph), the 8avoy, Fourteenth
street and Columbia road.
Frank Daniels in "Mr. Jack, A Hall
Room Hero" (V. I 8. E.-Vlta-sraph,
The Garden, 423 Ninth
Mme. Otaa Petrova in "The Soul
Marker (Metro.), the Strand.
Ninth and D streets.
Antonio Moreno in "Kennedy
SQuare." adapted from the story
by F. Hopklnson Smith (V. U S.
E.-Vltaeraph). Crandall's, Ninth
and B streets.
HtUrf Dawn In "The Saleslady."
by Wtllard Mack (Famous piay-e-rr,
L- iWa Columbia, Twelfth and
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KlRK Eaffaot In "I'<erson of the
Kr" (Imp), tlu Hippodrome,
.Ninth htrtQK ,'nd Kew York ave
Jnije Marguerite Leslie In "The Ques
tion" (World Film Corp.), Crandall's
Apollo, 634 H street northeast.
'Tyrone Power In "A Texas Steer."
adapted from the play by Charles
H. Hoyt (V. L. s. E.-Sellg). the
Favorite, First and H streets north
west, Frank Daniels In "What Happened
to Father'" (V. U B. E.-VlUgraph).
the Washington, Eighteenth and
Eleanor Woodruff In 'The Island of
Surprise" (V, I S. E.-Vltagraph).
the Empire. Jlfi H street north
east. .Cleo Rldgely In "The Golden
' 9?H" Lasky). the Leader,
Ninth, between E and F streets.
Kote These, selections are made
from programs prepared by the
managers of the theaters concerned,
and no responsibility la assumed for
arbitrary changes without notice to
The Times. They are based on the
personality of the players and the
producing 'company, and not per
sonal inspection, except In special
cases. O. M.
Sensation Jess Wlllard will box ut
Va. Thea. tomorrow, as well as In N. Y.
Also see Chaplin's knockout In "Tha
Champion," 3 reels. "Home of Charley."
Ycm'll Say It's Darlnsr, But You
Must admit It Is supremely beautiful.
"Undine." Today, Empress, (16 9th.
Beet Food In town. Lincoln Cafe, HO 10th nw.
UBdtaen the Moat Darin Picture
Ever filmed. Ask the thousands who
saw It yesterday. Empress, 416 9th
at, today again.
f Sunday Evening limes Gives
reliable advertisers a Tast minute talk
with' over forty thousand homes,
See the Doseas ef Dainty fcymphs
Disporting in the limpid depths. "Un
dine." Empress. 416 9th st, today.
Phone Tour Want Ad to The Tinea,
EYESIGHT troubles perma
neatly corrected with
flosses prescribed by Dr.
Baker, our ophthalmologist. Free
ensultatlon' and examination.
j"Xkuse" are ground in our own ti-
I utHF nent at lowest cost, which
Jl easy be paid 60 cents a week.
CaJ,dherg,8,935 Pa. Ave.
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New picture of the former Lubin player who has just been announced
as a star in the Fox photoplay program.
this reason the actors and actresses
are glad to receive letters from
sincere admirers with criticism and
comment on the manner in which '
they have appeared in pictures.
Hut they do not like the mush!
That Is something else again, as
M'qrria would put It. And they would
like to adopt some means of protec
tiononly they cannot think of any.
Anita Stewart Is one of the loud de
claimed against the mush note of
Gets Proposals and Candy.
Miss Stewart states that during the
last six months she has received
twentyproposals of marriage, three
offers of presents of pedigreed dogs,
twelve one-pound boxes of candy,
and she knows not how many re
Quests for a personal Interview ob
ject matrimony. Besides these, there
are many letters that use up all the
adjectives In the dictionary In the
efforts of the writers to tell how
great an actress Miss Stewart Is.
The men stars. It would seem, are
more annoyed by the mashers than
the women for the reason that silly
young girls form the bulk of their
correspondents. Francis Bushmin
tries to answer every note he re
ceives, and It keeps him busy. Car
lyle Blackwcll is a fairly busy Indi
vidual with the typewriter also.
None of tho actors want to offend a
patron of the pictures, but thev all
wish that the patron would write
only when she has something to say
that will be of value to tho actor.
Rex Beach Stories Filmed.
One of the big series of feature
plays that will shortly be released
will come from tho I.ubln Company,
and will Include, a set of photoplays
adapted from the stories of Rex
Bench. In some of these Richard
lluhler. tho Washington stock star.
Is to bo seen In the lending role with
Rosetta Brlce, nnother Washing
tonlan, ad leading woman.
The storlea that havo been secured
AN EASY WAY TO END
Simple Home Treatment Destroys
Germs of This DnnKerous DUrait.
The reason nhy io many uroptc ;.ho tuner
from catarrh naer unm abia to get currrt l
that they are continually klng the momen
tary relict of prai, douchlnc, creasy
creami, ointment, etc, Huch ihlngt do
opn up the molten nottrtla and i-lear the
head temporarily, beildea Mopping (or a
while the dlisuetlnc btoMlnc. Iiawkuif, spit
ting and choking, but they never cure. To
drive out Catarrh for good you hae wot to
get down to Its real cause. Catairh li a
term dlteato, Tha air In Hlnav lull of
catarrh germs thrown ofT by nne pereon and
absorbed by another and hen the eyntem
doe fall to throw oft null xernia ttiey find
permanent lodgement In tlm note, throat,
and head and multiply rapidly.
The germs of catarrh tnn br beet dcslroie.1
by InhallnR thn pure medicated air of Iljomel
(pronounced lllKh-o-me), Thl plfiidl.l and
powerful combination of oil of Eucalyptus
with other dealing ncente haa a wonderful
germicidal action. You hreatho it air Into
your noae, throat and lungs by meana of a
mall hard rubber Inhaler which O'Donnell'a
Drue Rtorn ruid other leading druggists here
In Washington and lclnlty supply with
eery treatment. This medicated air Is cer
tain death to the germs of Catarrh and
drive them completely out of your system
and when the germs are destroyed the catarrh
with all It" dliagreenblu symptoms will stop,
Kvett two or thre nilniitei use will give re
freshing relief, while, If you 'lll una It two
or three times a day for a few eek It will
completely banish catnrrh and every symp
tom of catarrh. An !l)omel Is plenum to
breathe and Is alwain fold hv ilruiulru
everywhere with a positive gtMrnntce of sue.
cessful results or money back, surely no
Catarrhal sufferer should go long b for try
Ing this simple home remedy Advt
arts. 10 A.M.
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IUG 6 P.M.
No. 2- ROSE MELVILLE In
Include "The Harrier." "The Silver
Horde.'' "Tho Iron Trail." and oth
ers. Mr. Beach superintended the
adaptation of the stories to photo
play uses, and haa had a hand In
the. staging of snmei of the scenes.
Tho settings that have been given
the stories are said to te especially
appropriate, many of them having
been selected by Mr. Beach. There
was some delay In getting out some
of these pictures because of the fail
ure of the company to get proper lo
cations for all the scenes. This is
the reason the plays have not been
put on the market before this time.
Mothers' Club Benefit.
Arrangements havo been perfected
through Manajvr Urcenburg of the
Kmpire Theater, 915 11 street north
east, for a special film show for the
benefit of the Mothers' Club of the
Edmunds Bchool next Thursday
afternoon and evening.
The afternoon show Is to be a
special performance, for tho benefit
of the club solely. A special set or
film- will be shown. The evening
show's receipts will be divided be
tween tha Club and the theater man
agement. O. M.
Hubby, 71, Ideal Man.
flUNnritV, Pa. March 24,-Slmon S.
Peterborough, sevcnly-one, and riarah
V. Klcst, of Wllkes-Barre, were mar
ried here yesterdny. She blushlnaly
declares he Is "the Ideal man of the
FRIEDIANDER BROS. STORE
Phenomenal Sale of Suits
and Trousers Permits
There Is little wonder that the store
of Frleellander Bros., 42S 9th street
northwest, Is becoming the economy
center of the city. In these days of In
creased coat of living, men with an eye
for values nre naturally attracted by
the tremendous suit bargains this enter
prising firm Is offering.
Suits of every style and cut. the
former selling prices of whloi ranged
trom IIS to $17.60, are now being offered
nt (10 and !l,' savings tou great for any
man to overlook.
Practically overy cut and weave and
nil the newest shades are Included.
Buch styles as the popular English,
models, Bulgarian backs .is well as I he
conservative models aro embraced In
Materials include casslmeres, cheviots,
serges and unfinished worsteds. In all
the best shados plain shades, blues,
grays, self-stripes, pin stripes, shepherd
plnlds and checks, besides many others,
Tho thoughtful huye.- will make his
selection at one before tho other
fellow has beaten him to It
The trouser mUo rccen.ly Innupuated
by this ntoro In '.ist drawing to u close,
and while the stock I nt present ade
quate to perm't a full selection, it Is
rapidly diminishing. Kvery wenve, put
tern and fabric Is einnrin:sd in the lot.
Trousers that soU up to 1.00. arc now
S1.8K; trousers that sold up to U.iO, now
S'J.33; trousers that sold up to KM, now
J2.R5; trousers that sold up to $7.00, now
Bo quick It von wit!) to fliar? In thine
icmnrkablc uffnrlnas mid remember the
namo nnd ,id'lnv.i--rnuJIunJor Bros,,
4 5th St. N. "VV -Advt.
in "MR. JACK A HERO"
"WHEN THINGS GO WRONG'
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Kflnn Second Floor.
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Filled with Black
Walnut Meats, a
A combination of tempting in
gredients -which make up a dainty
that is simply delicious.
Made up fresh in our Candy
Kann's Kapital Kandy
You know how a hitch standard
has been established for this line
of candy, and that it has a most
enviable reputation, being consid
ered an equal to lines sold by
many stores at ouc and hoc a
pound. In spite of the fact that
i chocolate, sugar, and other mate
rials used in its manufacture have
greatly advanced in price, yet
KANN'S KAPITAL KANDY
maintains its high standard, and
its .low price a
Kann's Street Floor.
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Our AllotmerU of Agreements and Machines Is
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SEWMACHINE S?." Oif
The "New-Era" management
secured for us positively the
est values in the world. Contract
was made many months ago for
the 1916 improvements.
Pav 5c This Week. fOcNext
Then 5c more each week for
39 weeks in all. .The deposits
are so small they will never be
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What Greater Happiness
Pretty Young Girl
There is youthfulness and
I attractive new models.
attractive new muucia.
At $9. 75
color, sucn as navy witn tan, blue, or rose collars; oroKen piaias
I with green, rose or blue collars, and black and white checks with
tall black, Copenhagen, or rose
SIZES 13 to 10, 14 to 18.
COATS FOR GIRLS
Including (he ql qc
'Flapper1 Sizes at 'JPO. yO
Sizes 8 to 16; made of check
ed materials, velour, and shep
herd checks and broken checks;
also some covert coats; the
checked coats arc finished with
collars of contrasting colors.
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To Buy Well Made, Good Looking
Is one of the sensations of the season. Suits that we secured through
fortunate deals, and but for these special purchases should be at least
$25.00. You receive the benefit.
A wide range of choice materials, such as POPLINS, SERGES,
GABARDINES, CHECKS, NOVEL1Y FABRICS. In the new colors
and navy and black.
The styles include the newest spring lines, with full flare and belt.
ed models in the lot, followed closely by novel effects with strappings!
and button-trimmed styles, as well
plain tailored models.
AH sizes for women and misses
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Club closes promptly when
all agreements are assigned to
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Earns 10c Dividend.
If all payments are prcpaic.
from the start, you will receive
the $65 List Price Machine of
fered to club members for $39,
less the cash rebate of S3. 80
or only $35.20.
"Save As You Sew"
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joyousness in every line of these
Coats for Misses and Juniors,
broken plaids, checks, serges, gab
ardines, whipcords, and coVerts;
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Misses' Checked Coats f
Sizes 14, 16 and 18
Three different styles, in
belted nnd plain models, silk
collars in contrasting colors.
Kann's Second Floor.
as the always fashionable perfectly
at the one price, $15.00.
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470 Individual arid
Distinctive Models at ,
Though it is not our habit to quote values on Millinery, we feel I
justified in saying that you would find
quality and style under double the price.
Large Sailor Shapes, flat'straight brim?, square or round crowns,
in Milan hemp and lisere braid, new smart walking hats.
Beautifully trimmed with large birds, large wings, or small wings
circling the crown, imitation goura, flowers, and velvet ribbon.
The new combinations arc gray and black, white trimmed with
black, black trimmed with white, solid white, solid black, sand shades,
rose shades, blue, and gray.
This is the SPECIAL SALE which we generally hold directly
after Easter, but owing to an unusually late Easter, the makers of
these hats have co-operated with us in giving you this opportunity to
secure your Easter Hat at this special price.
See window display. Every hat numbered. If you desire one
shown in window, ask for it by number
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j 500 Boxes of
Very Special Tomorrow 1 O -r
Box JL ZrC
Each box contains 12 sheets and 12 correspondence cards,
with envelopes to match, in white and the now scarce, though
very popular, tints of blue, pink, buff, violet, and gray.
Bargain Tables Street Floor.
TlnVIYld F"11 Pas, smooth surface, ex- -4 S I
.iiuyuifz celIent quaUty Tomorrow oniy, f lj
CardS Pr dozen. 51.00. Or, a pack...-- vv j
Kann'i Street Floor.
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FOR WOMEN'S WEAR
Crepe and Nainsook
Easter comes on apace. Be ready for it with all the accessories
that make the complete outfit, among them these
Special Lot of Fine
Crepe de Chine Envelope
Crepe de Chine Combinations.
Fine quality Cambric Petticoats, daintily trimmed in lace,
Nainsook Combinations, fine materials and pretty lace trimming.
Styles are varied, but there are not all sizes in this lot.
An almost unlimited variety
from which to choose, including
Taffeta, Messaline, nnd Jersey
top Taffeta Petticoats, extra full
cut; some with silk drops, others
with drops of percaline; finished
with corded, pleated, or ruffled
flounces; elastic at waist; all
well made, perfoct-fitting models,
in the best and latest spring
shades and colorings, plain nnd
changeable effects; also black
and white; several styles in
large Dresden floral patterns,,
combined with plain taffeta.
Priced at $2 95, $3.50, $3.95,
$5.00, and $5.50.
"THE busy coIpnEa,,
w&. 2itttt i&mjs & fe
8TH ST. AND
Here la yonr opportunity to secare
n convenient timekeeper
nt xmnll cost
An Extraordinary Purchase
and Special Sale of
Worth from. $3.50 to $5, at
A practical watch that keeps time,
and Is always convenient nnd ready
to give you the correct time at the
mere raising of your hand. These
Uun-metal watches, on strap.
dun-metal, with gold-plated brace
let. Ullver-plated regular stylo watch,
Hllver-plated fancy shape, on strap.
Mllver-plated watch nnd bracelet.
Kvery one guaranteed to give per
Kann's btrcet Floor.
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it difficult to duplicate these int
Kann's second Floor,
Fine Stationery J
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Silk and Mercerized
aijsaaaBHT4$JI en-j' '"
Values to $6 at
New full line spe- (Jjl A A
cially featured at .vp I .UU
Best quality mercerized ma
terial, pleated model, finished
with three narrow ruffles; in
solid colors, such as Russian
green, tan, rose, navy, and black;
also black with flounce in new
rose designs, in dainty color on
black ground, and another style
all of the rosa patterned material.
Perfcct-fittinq, finished with elas
tic at waist.
Also n large variety of entire
ly new models nt $1.50 and $2.
Kann's 2nd Floor.