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THE WASHINGTON TIMES,
MONDAY, tfOVJftlBEtt 20,' 1016.
t confer with President 'yilcon on
Ml Question or putting through Con
frreM tho legislation the President lias
proponed for settlement and proven
tloa of Industrial disputes. The Amor
lean Federation of Labor already has
eat out Its challenge, on such legists
.tloa voicing; a determination to op
pose any legislation which will limit
Htas strike right of labor.
Wases Bin Froblem.
. The Inquiry takes on additional in
'tercet because of the gravity of the
'controversy between railroads and
.their employes over hours an,d wages
'and because a distinct movement Is
ob to saddle tho added cost of the
. Adamnon law on the public, In tho
ionn oi, mrncr ireiHiu rates.
Though the Joint committee Is to
study tho length and depth of the
country's transportation problems,
Iteener Interest is felt today In tho
railroad labor end of the Inquiry than
la the general phases of It.
tn a formal statement ust before
the committee convoncd. Senator
Newlands explained the object of the
hearings. It read1
"Upon tho Initiative of President
"Wilson, n Congressional Joint com-
live Congressmen, was authorized to
investigate all problems reiutlng to
transportation, and tu rnnko a new
r survey, not only of the, defects of the
I nxlstlng system. If there are any. hut
". 0 1 tt mf ntM ah 4 Via f vt rt tin M A et
Wo want, renroBcnted tit -till. In
vestigation economists and publicists
of note, representatives of tho Inter
state Commerce Commission. Htnte
railroad commissions, chamber.1! of
commerce, boards of trade railroad
executives, railroad employes, fann
ers, and shippers generally, so that
the exprcHslon will bo renroHentatlve
of evory class, organization, and In
terest connected with the subject of
"Th Inuulry will be a vorv wldo
one. U will relate to every phase of
the transportation question, tho rail
carriers, river carriers, and ocean
carriers, that will meet the demand
. of Interstnto ns well as foreign coin-
I merce. and It will also be applied to
' telegraph and telephone lines, exnrna
1 companies, and other public utilities.
' Will Kmbrnre Ownership.
1 "It will embrace not only the ub-
Ject of government control and regu
lation of these- utilities, but also the
wisdom and the feasibility of Govern
ment owniM'shlu und the comparative
worth and effleleuf'y of Government
legulntlou and colTlrol as compared
with Government ownership and op
eration." "PRESIDENT'S OWN",
READY FOR MUSTER
Troop B to Join Militia tomorrow
Troop 11. of the "President's Own,"
r'lrnt r.ivalry Squadron, N. G. D. C. Is
to bo mustered Into tho District mlll-
Kia ot 11k scriind drill tomorrow night
t tho 1. street nrmory, according to
jjCapt I.e Itoy llerron, commander of
' Major T V. Walker, of th District
(guard, wll muster tho men in. For
imerly, slxty-clght men hud to he prcs-
(lent at muster. Now n regular army
Jinan insporiH mo company nun rrpuriH
to tho War Department. Then. If the
reooi't U favorable, a national uuaril
loffluer administers the oath of alle-
gleneo to the United State.
t When seventy or more hae taken
tho oath, report Ih ninde Jo the War
'Department. If the outlltMi satlsfac--tor
It Ih accented.
About llf.t.x men are expected to lie
'Present at the drill tomorrow night.
Man of them have had previous mili
tary experience, and It Is expected
lhat they will rapidly brush up on the
maneuvers so ns to make a creditable
showing Inauguration Pay.
ADVISORY COUNCIL TO
CONSIDER GOLD FLOW
Tvfive Bankers Meet Today
f'.voKo blc Imnknl.M. rpi-antlnc
Iflnanelul America In their capacity 'as
(members of the advisory council of
the Kedeial lleservo Hoard, met to-
(lnv with tho hoard to discuss, among
other thlngn. means of controlling the
huge Hood of irold that has swept Into
I'nlted Htnles with the tide of
iv. ,i -time uiospcrm.
i P. Morgan hcudM the list. He
i.p-esentH tho New Vork district.
lnnlid (. Wing lepiesentn Boston.
l.'l I. Hue. Philadelphia: y. ,s
Itouc, Clcu.lnnd: .1. V, Norwood.
itieiiinoncl. Charles A. Lyerly. At
lantii; J IS. r'orpan. Chicago: Frank
O. vults, St. Louis; C. T. Jaffrcy, Min
neapolis. I.'. I Swlnncy. Kansas City:
Iieibert 1 lelshhackcr. San Francisco,
anil T. J. ltecord, Dallas.
Opinions k to what to do with the
gold differ sharply. They range from
the deshe on the part of some bonk
ers to get lid of It to a belief by oth
ers that most of the gold can be ab.
norbcd In this country without lead
ing to undue speculation.
THE WEATHER REPORT.
Forecast for District of Columbia
Probably fair tonight and tomoriow;
somewhut lower temperature tomor
row; general variable winds.
For Maryland Fair tonight and
tomorrow; colder tonight; general to
moderate westerly winds.
For Virginia Fair tonight and to
moriow; not much change in tem
perature; general moderate winds.
(V. S. Bureau.)
S a. In
0 n. in
10 a. m
U t. m
1 p, m
,H; '," tllll I.VIIUUir.
JuJ-ffi, Const und? Geodetic Suivey.)
Mrfrrtm mii.r :
?gll liars, , :y.st n. in,, noigiu J.4
in., neiguc .
m.. height 0.2
in., height 0.2
AND MOON TABLES.
.. n.51 un sets
rues ,,,.,, l:!50 n. m.
cete . , 1:18 p. m.
Igb 'itjmoblle lami'3 at 0:22 p. m.
I'-j !M' i """ '' " "" -f- mini
Z' jiOSE CLOGGED FROM t
Annlv f5rfl.ini in Vmh-lli T 1
Kjjjjt , -? Up Air FuMgM. j
I Hlll ' '! -ft t t t lll,ni, It t I
Ah! What relief! Vour clogged
I nostrils open right up, tho air pas
sages of your head are clear, and you
ran breathe freely. No more hawk
ing, snuffling, mucous discharge, head
ache, dryness no struggling for
' brftnth at night, your cold or catarrh
t Is gone.
, Don't stay stuffed up! Get a small
' bottle of Kly's Cream Halm from your
druggist now Apply a little of this
fragrant, ontlsoptlc cream In your
nostrils, lot It penetrate through
every air passage of the hoad; soothe
and heal tho swollen, Inllamed mucous
membrane, giving you instant relief.
Kly's Cream IJulm Is Just what every
t" . - "li "offerer has been
Weary Willie Finally Discards His Summer Straw ,
' for. a Qerby . ... '
2Jk t jli r9K FITS
RAILWAY LABOR IN
Brotherhoods and Unions Join
in Fight to Uphold Adamson
Amalgamation of the four lailioao
brothel hoods with the labor orgiml
.itloiiH representing other lines of
railway employment wns effected
hero yestrduv at i JCC'i't imetlng.
Thl action, taken In advance of
the meeting of Congress, when labor
matters of vital Interest are to he
considered, means that all employes
of the railroad'i oi the country are
now combined "Til action for higher
wages nnd un eight-hour day.
The brotherhoods' hnvc fought their
battles without tile assistance of the
American Federation of Labor. They
have stood alone for mnny years(
unglng their labor lights without out
side Influence. In agreeing to com
bine with the labor unions associated
with the American Federation of
Labor there was formed what Is
probably tone of the most powerful,
labor organizations the world has
Met At Labor Temple.
The meeting was held at the head
quarters oC the American Federation
of Labor Here. Samuel Qompers,
president of tho federation, came over
fiom Daltlmore and participated. The
brotherhoods were represented by W.
O. Lee, chief of tho Brotherhood of
Italtwuy l rutnmen; Wurren S. Htonc,
chief or the Hrotherhood of Locomo
tive Knglncers; W. 8. Carter, chief
of tho Hrotherhood of Docomotive
Firemen, nnd L. II. Kheppard, acting
chief- of tho Hrotherhood of Hallway
Conductors. A. li. Qarretson, chief
of the conductors. In taking an ex
tended leave of absence.
In the railway organizations which
amalgamated with the brotherhoods
there are 300,000 men. The brother
hoods have a membership of -tOO.UOO,
and tho union brings the American
Federation of Labor into the plans
of the brotherhoods.
Heretofore tho brotherhoods had
no connection with the federation,
but as the railroad organizations
amalgamated with tho brotherhoods
are members of the American Fed
eratlon of Lofcor, the influence of
the latter organization will ho felt
In any labor move by the railroad
li Soothes and Relieves Like' ftv
MaaUrd Plaster Without
the Barn or Sting
Muiterole'ira clean, white'' ointment,
made with the oil of muiurd. It does all
the work of the old-fashioned muiurd
platter does it better and does not blis
ter. Yotvdo not have tq. bother with' a
elbth. You simply rub it'on-and uiually
thejpain is gonel,.
Many doctors. and nufieVuie''Mujter
ok and recommend it to their patients.
Thev will gladly tell you what relief, it
gives from tore throat, bronchitis,1 croup,
stiff n'cclc, asthma, neuralgia! congestion,
pleurisy, rheumatism,' lumbago, print
and aches'of the back or joints, sprains,
tore titugtes, bruises, chilblains, frosted
feet' colds of the chest (it often- ore
25c and 50c jartT.hotpital size &5&
n r- J
men In tho future. The Federation
of Iabor lays claim to a membership
fee Illg Lnber More.
ttallroad managers and legislators
proreim to see In the combined flsflit
of organized labor the most gigantic
move this country may witness to
force Congress to bend to the will
of the workers.
Tire combination. It was announced,
will carry ogl the Policy of the Amer
lean Federation or libor and oppose
the effort of President Wilson and
Congress to pass a law rompefTfflg
. me settlement or strKe by arbitra
tion. While the amalgamation proposes
on its surface to work for an eight-
1 hour day for all railroad employes.
i shopmen nnd yardmen, and all those
represented In the labor organizations
connected with railroad management.
I legislators foresee a combination to
combat pending bills.
500 Girls Attend Mass
For Sister Josephine
More than 500 girls of Notre Dame
Academy" attended requiem high mass
at St. Aloyslus' Church this morning
for Sister Josephine, of Notic Dame,
who was taken 111 at the academy on
Saturday and died within an hour.
She was., a native of Massachusetts,
and Joined the order twenty-three
years ago. She was forty-one veais
old, nnd had taught children In Cath
olio schools all over the country.
She came here four years ago,
W. 3&. Ztos&s ? Son
"J an6 Utb Sts.
' In the Oriental Rug
Offers You Money-Saving Values That Are
Not Being Duplicated Elsewhere.
Fine Persian Carpets at 1-4 to 1-3 Less Than
Normal Values. '
1 Lot of Mosuls, Hamadans, and
Nicely Colored Pieces, Varying in Size From
2x4 to 3x5 Feet.
High-Grade Seamless Wilton Rugs.
In Attractive All-Over
, ' i -
i i V "torni
Copyright. t91, by tli Wheeler indicate, Inc
LUCV B. JONES ASKS
FOR LIMITED DIVORCE
Charging cruelty and Intoxication,
Lucy II, Jones today instituted suit for
limited divorce In the District 8upreme
Court from Irvln K. Jones. The plain
tiff prays the court to Issue an injunc
tion afialnst her husband restraining
him from disposing of or. Incumbering
ms real estate. j
The'wlfe's etltlou sets forth that the
couple were married at Chevy Chase,
Md.. on May M. 1901. and have two
children, one twelve nnd tho other
eight years of age. The plaintiff aska
for alimony, pending the disposition of
ncr suit, ana requests me custoay oi
A rulo requiring the defrndant to
show causo on November 24 as to why
he should not be required to pay the
plaintiff alimony pendente lltt was Is
sued by the court.
Tho QulRlRtThat Dsesfat Af'tot Head
Because of ita tonic and laxative ef
fect, Laxative Bromo Quinine can be
taken by anyone without causing
nervousness nor ringinfr in the head.
There in only one "Brmo Quinine."
E. W. GROVE'S signature is on
box. 25c. Advt.
iToo hat To Clasaly.)
lost y "
lt VMONI) RTONK Public ntstlon, Tlh t
and l'a. ve Sunilsj- evtnlnr. No. 1!. IJl.
ersl reward, Apartment 6, Ventoae. -Une. IM0.
and Medallion Designs,!
Defeated ..Socialist . Candidate
for Congjw to,' Tell Court
NEW rortff. Nnr. 1t'yxUi. tiill
quit, lawyer and Socialist leader, wJU
launch a content trxlnv tar ili ano, i..
Congress from tho- Twentieth Ne.w
tw, . umirici-io wnien, pn the face
Of the returni. Iila Ilnniihiin.. ...
hV V I"c-KlSir! was olected Novem-
X," "f.a piuraiiiy varjousiv esti
mated at from 175 to nno votes.
Hlllnillt liBnl.,M. !.... ,. . . .
co-workers had uncovered "gross. Ilu-
" if ,1J "'laiiirmss irauu ' in an
election reeking with dishonesty, an
nounced his purpose to a cheerlnir
his fellow Socialists.
P oapW.,Ctt,llon before Justice Bar-
SUJ'hSlTiL.11!' '"".pectlon ot, all void
li """"" unimiB. miu, second.
j. id ...iiiiii.iiu i yi an accepted bal-
...ni Z. .l M S ""Jr in u recount
y'! . b "n. '.he PrBt "teP ,n HHlaulfs
fight. Following this, Information of
alleged fraud will bo laid before tho
district attorney for criminal prose
cution. Tho Democrats, it was suld.
fi1 " preparing to take slmllur nc-
itosenblatt. " ' """ CB"a,a"- '
.:$' ff!i.t? Lh'!.J'nJi:quit
: . t. ": ,iivu fivcrv oauoc
counted. We who organized and con
ducted this campaign and we will
... w.Ti hoi,, yi union moor and or
tliA ntlr Hi-la1lM ni..,.. in I
leave a stone unturned until every
fraud la uncovered and every vota re
corded. . A NearcScandal.
CIIICAOO. Nov. 20. Nude figures
came plunging, from sixth-story win
dows of a burning building today.
Thousands were horrified until the
papier mache figures hit the street.
To Patron lea
ton 4 n Art
Furniture for Thanksgiving
Quality Stands Foremost Jn Every Piece
Of This Fine Stock of Good Furniture
Aak t I I f
About if- l' filM Ml' ! I it
the ciub j mh'v I rcqpn j
i fir it i 1 jMMB' P
itsi utfmm ill m
laVQMsSKB?SSm2ULi Z. Jf-T" ' Hl u-un : SMgfe-J. lvlpSW
I'liiurd Oak l,ll)rnr Tablr.
Fnniril Onk Srttce, 0 ft., nllh
leather aeat and buck: luu.se
cUHhlon. Keduceii from "..". .
Kumrd Oak Srttet.
Keg uiariy 30
Leather Arm Chair.
Bought at a Great
At $g6.75""""iuullty Seiuneil
nnd ijca.nile.is Axmlnster ItiiKf.
Tuxedo Rody I3russcli IIurh
American. Oriental, and plain As
minater, wllh two-tone Imnil bor
der, all 9x12 Rlze; regular 542.T5
Cretonnes, 26c Yd.
Verj ph.-cIrI nluei. Iloautlful
Tapestry Couch, Covers
Al S1.49 Each.
Wlde-Btrlped Couch C'ovars, made
nf tcood qunllty lunterll. In
Kreen. red, brown, and color combinations.
Thanksgiving Sale of
75 doisen White Hemmed HucU TowoIh, good sUe
and extra value at the prlco Hir value, r7
Kach t '
27-Inch Heavy Outing Flannel, In llghtand 0
dark effects, la He value. Vard "-
20-Inch Heavy MercerUed nienched Damask QQp
Napkins; hemmed reaNrty for use. fl.25 vnlue.. OU
40 lengths of Irish Bleached Table Damask,
2 to 2.i yards long. CJO Art and $2 SO
Values W.00 to $3.75. Each. DaUU ltu P.tU
72-lneh Kxtra Heavy
All Pure Linen Gorman
Table uamasK hiivci
70-Inch Fine Irlnh
Bleached Table Damask;
extra heavy; $1.25 fljl
grade, at Pl.
23 Fine niraehed Dam
ask Pattern Cloths, 2 and
2 ',4 yards long, 70 Inches
wiae; excellent range oi
designs. tt.uu to
$4. CO grade, at....
WODER IN CHARGE
OF l. P. BUREAU HERE
Succeeds Lowell Mcllctt, Who
Goes to Lon'don Branch, of
The Washington bureau of the
Upltcd. Pes Associations, one or the
largest In the country, today was
placed under the managership of .1.
P, Yoder. succeeding Lowell Mt-llctt,
who has been assigned to duly 1ii
Mr. Yoder wes educated In the
Washington schools and beg.m nls
newsp.tpbt- career hero on Tho Times.
SeVsn ye.r. nr.o ho became t mciulio
of the United Press staff, and after
considerable service. In, the New
York bureau, was sent to Boston,
Chicago, and soveral othtr points us
manager or assistant manAgr.
About a year ago ho rmuViu.-d to
Washington, where he has been as
sistant to Mr. Mellett.
In tho.recent campaign, Mr. .Yoder
travelled with Colonel Ilootrtvelt,
covering more than 10,000 miles In
the speaking tour.
Mr. Mellett will Join the forceT of
Kd. L. Keen, European minngor for
the United Press. In London, and will
assist In tho general cxtjnsion work
oi inn associations in i;ui-op.;.
President Boy W. iloward, o' the
H.n,tci. I'"". today telegraphed to
The Times the following statement
regarding the changes:
"In tho appointment of J. p. Yoder
nsinanof er of the Washington bureau
of the United Press, effective today,
we have followed the U. P. policy of
promoting men In the line of ad
vancement In the organization. Mr.
Yoder Is particularly well qualified,
having served In several of our bu
reaus in various parts of the country,
In addition to having been assistant
manager at Washington during tho
"Lowell Mellett, who Is succeeded by
o I .,
Sale price, $10
c i fen
Sale price, qioU
c 1 e-oo
3e price, $22
ci 1 a
alc price, $14
I'liinrU Onk l.llirnr? Table.
I'lllliei' Ouk Honk fiinr.
I'limed Onl( Hook Cace.
Wonderful Value-Giving Event
Rugs and Linoleums
Price Concession and Affording Generous Savings.
0x12 hIzo riiKH;
h very Mioclnl price Indeed; made
n it larBC mnnuraciurer wnu
iimliOH only lilBh-grade rui;a; It
will pay you to Inspect these.
$1.25 yd. Inlaid Lino
leum, Special To- 7 Qf
morrow, yd s .
Uenvj iiuallly, clear colora,
choice of parquetry, tile, or
urn n I to effects. Two yards wide.
72x1 OS Inrli Fine Irlnh
Bleached Pattern Cloths;
excellent designs; QtA
$5 grade, at
70x711 Inch l''l"e !Miteli
Bleached Damask Pat
tern Cloths, round de
signs, $5 grade, fl1
at , "
Napkin to match.
114-lmh Fine nienched
JlorcerUcd Tablo Dam
ask; attractive line of
70x70-lnrh I'lne llleueh
ed Damask Pattern
Cloths; new pat- OJQ Cft
terns; $4.50 grade iDOtOxt
Nnpklns to match,
21'sX: - Inch All I'urr
I.lnen Tablu Napkins.
Irish bleached, unusual
values'; flno designs. (gQ
$4 grade, at DO
7(l-lneli All Purr I.lnen
Tablo Damask, Irish ami
Scotch make, (Pi 1Q
$1.50 grade, at. XxV
I'alula lloynl Second Floor.
Yoder, leaves the Washington, bureati
to enter the forolgn field, where tha
United Press Is making extensive de
velopments. Under the present plan
It Is expected that Mellett will soon
sail for London to Join tho forces of
iSd Tj. Keen, general Kuropean manager."
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nkfifflfTl lit fmVv
-aftiBzRi'V Hi If lit fin
For Itohlng Eczema
thousands hava found just the
comfortinfr, rapid, effective treat
ment sought in
which brings to btarunon the affection
a heallag power most Interne, quick to
relieve, to stop all Itching, to show eon
stunt improvement until tha skin li
cleared. This exceptional remedy de
serves a trial In every case. Much suf
fering Is avoided through IU timely
ute; many sleepless nights turned Into
lam, it btntjicial and ogresmblt to th tkin.
All 4ru.liu ..II PhImm P.l.m ..
for rftt I AMPLE, writ, ta Kmtnnfr
UwiUHh, It Wnt ith 8tnt. New York
OLD GRAY WHISKEY
For Medicinal Af
Use-Quart. . -l.UU
TO-KALON CO., INC.,
1405 F St. N. W.
Phone Blaln 0IW.
Vitlt the ilen'a
9hop a conven
on O St. Two
doora eatt of
We did not lag be
hind in our prepara
tions for the holidays
result one of the
nicest stocks of good
furniture that you
" would wish to choose
from can be found on
the fourth floor now.
And our "good" fur
niture is all that the
Sale price, $10
Sale price, $21
Sale price, $12
I'nlnln Ilonl Kourlh Floor.
At CQ9 TtT. Body Brussels
nnd 8.3x10.6 filze.i; new designs;
Dlgelow, Hartfords, heavy quality
Axmin.itcrs anions them; regular
Ai C1Q QK '!' and 8.3x10.6
rtl .Diy.00 sterling Ax-
minster Uufrc: In neat convention
al patteuii. closely woven, ileep
pile rugs; regular $30 values.
I'alnU llojnl Hrcond Floor.
An Interesting Sale of
$2 Marquisette Curtains $1.45
$2.25 Quaker Craft Curtains $1.55
$3 Voilo and Marquisette Curtains, with
drawn-work corners $2.25
$5 Irish Point Lace, Arabian, and Cluny
Only a few of many big values.
72x78 Fine flllkollne
Covered Comforts; niled
W I , h fn. ... I. I , .. .1ft W k m
I cotton; each... nuO
72x7N .Saline Covered
1 Comforts; pink, blue, and
I rfreen combinations, some
' plain centers; nil tilled
with white cot- QQ OK
ton. Kach.... tDd.t)
i 72x78 Fine SllUollne
Comforts! plain borders;
filling Is pure white lanu
Inated cotton. (lq KA