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THE WASHINGTON TIMES; FRIDAY; JUNE 6, 1919.
TO TRAIL "MOP"
The District Health Department ia
planning- a house-to-house canvass of
certain sections of the city, where
whooping' cough cases are said to
exist in large numbers. In one par
ticular neighborhood, near Tenth and
K streets northwest, the Health De
partment discovered eight cases.
Health Inspectors found on differ
ent occasions there were several chil
dren suffering with whooping cough,
who were allowed to play on tue
streets with other children. The in
spectors immediately put a stop to
Health Department officials be
lieve many cases exist which have
not been reported to the department,
and thererore nave started a nouse
Thrift la progress.
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IN shoes, as in everything else one wears, conser
vation suggests finding the point where good style
and sound quality meet with fair and conservative
THE unusual prices offered by Travers this season
are easily explained. We make all our own shoes
in our own factory. This explains our claim that
Travers saves you just $2 to $3 the pair on the
shoes you want
,. iWMte Kidskin, White
lp' Buckskin, Nileclotli
Oxfords, Pumps amid
with Military, Cuban and French Heels
a T v 5k.
9 11 "vj-ywv
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$7.95 and $8.95
E CASE PROBE
URGED BY PEYTON
Emphasizing- the need for a speedy
settlement of the controversy now
rasing over the case of Rosecoe C.
Bruce, assistant superintendent of
schools. Fountain Peyton, colored
member of the Board of Education,
came out today in favor of a hearing
to adjust the matter.
The Board of Education because
of the attitude of a majority of the
members has been steadily Ignoring
the appeals of the anti-Bruce and
pro-Bruce factions for a hearing.
Mr. Peyton believes, however, that
the colored schools will continue to
be disturbed by the Bruce contro
versy until a hearing is held, and def
initely expresses his belief that such
a hearing will be best for all con
cerned. "As a member of the Board of Edu
cation, I have no opinion to express
as to the Justice or the injustice of
the flght against Mr. Bruce," said
Mr. Peyton. "My attitude In regard
to the quarrel, at this time, is one of
"But 1 do believe that in Justice
to both Mr. Bruce and the Parents
League -and other accusers and defenders-
of the assistant superinten
dent, a hearing should be held.
Charge of Inefficiency
"If Mr. Bruce is guilty of the
charges voiced by the Parents'
League, among them one of ineffici
ency, he should be removed from
"Provided Mr. Bruce is not guilty
of the charges, his name should be
cleared by the Board of Education of
any stigma which may have been- cast
upon it by his opponents.
"Mr. Bruce has expressed his will
ingness to answer in full all charges
which may be brought against him.
He favors a hearing so that he may
present his defense to the public of
"The Parents' League Is Just as
eager for a hearing at which they
may present charges against Mr.
Bruce, and call upon school teachers,
pupils and parents to testify against
HE'S THE FATHER OF
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markable improvement in your
health and disposition.
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People's "Drag Stores, are stores. Wash
iirtoa. D. C.
GLENN H. CDRTISS,
The one man who more than any
other made possible the wonder
ful trans -Atlantic feat of the
3 aval NC seaplanes. Coxnpara
vely few people know the
meaning of "NC." It Is the ab
breviation of Naval-Curtiss. And
another tribute to the Inventor
and perfector of the powerful
planes. The Curtiss factories are
dally turning out aircraft for
the army and navy.
the assistant superintendent.
"I think the question of a hearing
Is'the only point upon which-the pro
Bruce and the anti-Bruce people
Appeal to Congress.
The Parents' League, believing the
plea to the Board of Education for a
hearing practically hopeless, has al
ready gone to several members of
Congress asking the legislators to In
tercede, the Rev. Dr. James I, Pinn,
one of the officials of the league,
"Since the board meeting Wednes
day the 20,000 members of the Parents'
League, Join in saying that "Justice
is not obtainable at the bands of the
Board of Education."
"The Parents League believes that
the Board of Education now directing
the education of nearly 76,000 Wash
ington school children would do won
derful credit to the former German
imperial government or the former
Russian imperial government."
Members of the executive commit
tee of the Parents' League met at
the home of ours. F. S. Tanner, presi
dent, 1444 Q street northwest, last
night, and laid plans for the further
ance of the campaign against Assist
ant Superintendent Bruce.
Another mass meeting and over
flow meetings of the 20,000 members
of the Parents' League will be held
at the Metropolitan A. M. E. Church
Tuesday night to protest against the
action of the board in ignoring gen
erals demands for a hearing on the
BERLIN BANS BUSTS OF KAISER.
THE HAGUE, June 6. A Berlin
correspondent of the Philadelphia Pub
lic Ledger says the Berlin corporation
has caused a hundred portraits and
busts of the former Kaiser to be re
moved from municipal offices and
schools to the attics. The same has
been done with portraits of other
members of the Imperial family.
'zMo aif-tjoar-round soft drink
Popular demand a Iraili Bevo s $ieat plani
iho most perfect industrial equipment in the world
Scientifically lighted and ventilated, and provided
with every humanitarian device possible for ihe
protection oi the health and safety of its thousands
of employes. Electrically operated. A f
Capacity d, 'million Jbottles daily.
ST. LOU IS
5.000 TARS H
FLEET VISIT D. C.
It Is estimated that more than 15,000
Jacklcs from the Atlantic fleet at An
napolis yesterday took advantage of
twenty-four hours' liberty to vlslfthls
city. It was their first chance since
their return from the war zone.
All the various community organi
zations combined to mako the boys'
visit a pleasant one, and many facili
ties were placed at their disposal for
the day. The sightseeing buses
seemed to be the most popular during
the daytime, and many trips were ar
ranged about the city by recreation
Tea dances and afternoon receptions
wcro 'held In practically every club
house and hut of the War Camp Com
munity Service, and big dances were
conducted by the service at several
places. Many young women from the
departments contributed to the recep
tions to the men at the dances.
Many of the sailors, were Interested
in attending the sessions of both
House and Senate, and most of the
Government buildings were crowded
during the day.
Dances In the evening were ten
dered the boys at the Naval Battalion
Armory, Trinity Parish Hall, the
Thomson School, and other places.
It is expected that tut many mn
will come over today as were here
yesterday, sine? the strength of the
fleet is ovc 20,000 men, and at leost
half will be entertained here before
tho end of fhore leave on Sunday.
DONT WANT TO BE GOLDSTEINS.
Israel Goldstein and his son, Ber
nard Goldstein, have filed a petition
In the District Supreme Court to be,
permitted to change their names and
that of the members of their respec
tive families to "Mereltnan."
It Is claimed by the petitioners
that "Merolman" was the name of
Goldstein's father and that It is their
desire to resume the old family name.
They changed their names to Gold
stein, they said, when they came t
this country from Russia and took
up their home In New York with an
aunt named Goldstein.
NEW F ST. FOUNTAIN
Money raeaae work. Don't Iaber fT
trivialities. Save your labor aad boy
Another manager of a large F
street soda fountain store will le
charged in a warrant sworn out by
an Inspector of the Dh'rtct Health
Department today wltn violation of
the District sterilization laws re
garding the conducting of a. soda
fountain. This Is the fourth manacr-
Jer of an P street foama'n found by
inspectors to be violating this law.
Warrants for the ottur three foun
tain managers are al to be sworn
The inspector, investigating the
fourth establishment. yesterday
found existing conditions similar to
thoce at the three other fountains.
Glasses were used without being
sterilized and the general condition
of the fountain was unsanitary.
Make your nosey "work or figlrtV
If It to set flgntljtar tor yoa la ti
tBdosrrlsl field. pt It to work la
War Saviags fltassac.
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I t Kind of white J 1
W. S. Thompson Branch Sell at "People Prices"
All of the 1st
Diving- Caps, 21c
Jockey Cnpe, 33c
59c to 88e
Ingram's Milkweed Cream
It wards off the
bad effects of wind
Keeps the pores
and the texture of the
Alone amoncr all
beauty aids it has a
quality that keeps the
skin healthy. Get a
jar today at "People's."
50c size, 42c; tax 2c
$1.00 size 79c; tax 4c
Standard Toilet Creams
bh 'm'iw m,w If f ml fBVtBT MTtiliTaPr'JsHBMi'gifBg
rtock, latest de
signs. $1.19 to
I I Cleaning v
I I Powder 1 1
Colorite will make
your old straw hat like
Arnica Cream, 25c;
tax, lc sec
A. D. S. Perldlxo
Cream, 35c; tax. 2c 37c
ion "ream removes
freckles, pimples, and
blackheads; an excel
lent night cream. 25c;
tax. lo SCe
Colgate's Cold Cream,
greasy or non-greasy,
jar. 25c; tax, lc...26c
D. & R. Cold Cream,
jar. 32c; tax, 2c ..34c
Elcaya Cream, 40c;
tflf 2c Sle
Hind's Honey and
Almond Cream, 30c;
koJCf C vXO
Nadnola Cream, 45c;
tax, 2c .....47e
$1.25; tax. 5c ....S1.30
Orchard White, 32c;
tax. 2c 34c
Cream, 35c; tax, 2c 37c
Pompeian Day Cream,
43c; tax, 2c 45c
Cream, 21c; tax, lc 22c
Roseline. 25c; tax,
Sempre Giovine, 48c;
tax, 2c 50c
Cream. 21c: tax. lc 22c
Cream, 23c; tax, lc 24c
Garden Court Toilet
Throughout this line of toi
letries you find always the same
captivating perfume that pf
Garden Court Extract
Talcum Powder; 26c, tax, Off-
Face Powder, 50c, tax, C9
Cold Cream, 50c; tax, CO
Double Combination Cream, CO
50c, tax, 2c MC
Toilet Water, 0 AO
12.00, tax, 2c .UO
Mavis Toilet Articles
Our six stores have a com
plete line here we have a
Talcum Powder, 25c; tax, Off
Face Powder, 50c j tax, CO
Cold Cream, 50c, tax, CO.
Toilet," Water-maij,' QA
$1.25; tax, 5c PleOU
Toilet Water large, jl QO
11.75; tax, 7c $lmOL
Rouge'" or Compact Pow- in
der, 40c; tax, 2c xiC
Bath and Toilet Soaps.
Cutlcura, Resinol or
Woodbury 91 P
3 cakes in box, 55c
Soap, -I An
3 cakCjS in box, 23c.
Col eo Soap. -f A
Dermatone "I Qp
Skin Soap J.I7L,
3 cakes in. ho... 50c.
J. & J. Medicated
Soap, 1 Ca
Jersen's Violet Glyc
erine Soap, 3 OJt
cakes for tJ
Packsr's Tar 0"
Soap, cake .... mIX-
Johnson's Foot 1Qn
3 caKes in box, 5oc.
Soap, 1 0n
cake J. V.
3 cakes In pkg-., 35c.
Soap, cake ..
VSTHOMRSCH BRANCH 70H5TSSTN.V.
NO. " NO.
1? X.- jf No:
3 Nk1 S 4.
No.5 8SAND H STREETS N.E.
There's Only One Way
To Secure a Sain Skin; "Apply Satin
5km Cream, then Satin Skin Powdef.
aatm succeed! .
Satin Skin Cold Cream;
30c size, 25c; tax OIr
Satin Skin Greaseless
Cream: 85c size. 29c: li
x : ' ' -Vi r .ess
c -. -SS'
Satin Skin Face Powder, 35c size, Of
29c; tax, 2c SlC
Satin Skin Rose Tint; 35c size, OI
29c; tax, 2c OlC
"People's Prices" Plus the -Tax
SIoxoKes Lynot ' T' v.
Small. 19c: tax. lc..20e Small. 23cr ta,.le Sc.
Medium. 30c: tax. 2c 41e Medium. 45c; txr,-ic;
Large, 59c; tax. 3c.. 63c -a fif
SmaH Be- fur 'Sc l Wart Liquid or
Large, 49c; tax. 2c. .51e c . ...'.r.OC
Clyco-TliyBiollac Peroxide of Hydro-
Small, 23c: tax. lc 24c Ken, pints. 19c; Oft,.
Medium, 45c; tax, 2c tax. lc ...1C... 4UC
47e Pond Extract
Large, 85c; tax, 4c S9c Small, 10c; tax lc 28e
- tbrteriae. Medium. 38cZ tax. 2c
25c size. 19c; tax, lc. j 75c. t 3. ?
iww air iAr- r , PHlo-spBe, an an-
50c size, 3Sc, tax, 2c tiseptlo powJer that
W.00 size. 69c; tax. 3c. soc 4Xc
Tyree'. AntisepVle Larse 9Sc- tax ,
Povrdeiv- Lavorla '
Small, 21c: tax, lc 23c Small. 19c; tax, lc 2Cc
Medium, 42c; tax, 2c. Medium, 3Sc; tax, 2c
Large, 83c; tax, 4c STc Large, 75c; tax,. Qc T80
Deodorants Prevent Perspira
The Most Called for in
Colprite's Face Pow
der, 50c: tax. Jc...52c
DJcx-KIm Face Porr
dex Small. 59c: tax, 3c 62c
Large. 98c; tax. 4c
Java Rice Powder
50c si7, 39c; tax. 2c 41c
Ben Levy make; all
shades in stock; choice.
50c; tax, 2c 52c
Lov'me Face Powder,
75c; tax, 3c 7Sc
A r m a n d Face Pow
der, 50c; tax KJn
Alysia Face Powder,
made by Bonjois & Co.,
Paris, from genuine import
ed rice powder; delicately
perfumed and in all shades;
choice, 43c; tax AC-
Melbaline Itlce Pow
der, 25c; tax. lc. . .20c
Melba Face Powder.
50c; tax, 2c 52c
Mme. Vendome Face
Powder, 89c; tax, 4c 03c
Mavis Face Towdcr,
in all shades; choice.
50c; tax. 2c 52c
Palmollve Face Pow
der, 39c; tax, 2c . . .41c
R. & G. Rice Powder,
white or flesh, choice,
35c; tax, 2c 37e
Talc. 15c: tax lc. 16c
Buttorfly Talc. Bab
cock's make. 19c; tax.
Colgate's Talc, all
odors in stock
Small, 18c; tax, lc 10c
Large. 25c; tax. 2c 27c
Djer-Kiss Talc. 33c;
tax. 2c . .-pSc
Graham's Violet Bor
ated Talc, full round
sprinkle-top box, :t5c
size. 19c; tax. lc.Mo
Hudnut's Violet Sec
Talc. 25c; tax. lc 26c
Johnson's Baby Pow
der. 15c; tax, Ic...l6c
Lady Mary Talc, 35c;
tax, 2c 37c
Melba Talc, white or
flesh; choice, 25c; tax,
Mavis Talc. 25c; tax.
Mennen's Talc, violet
or borated, 19c; tax.
Squlbb's Talc, carna
tion, violet or plain;
choice, 15c; tax. lc 16c
People's Rubber Goods
Bottle, about 2-qt
size; complete; QQ
red rubber... 70C
Hub Fountain Sy
ringes, 2-qt size; all
complete; red QQ
Eotary Ladies' Spray; the QQn
most effective kind JOC
Bulb Syringe, for house- AQn
bold use TCcJC
Ear and Ulcer
S yr i n g e Tubing, five feet
long; best white or red rub- 1Q.
Congress Combination Fountain
Syringe and Hot-Water j0 CQ
Bottleguaranteed one year ?"'
Your hair with Barnard's Cocoanut
Oil Shampoo; will free the scalp from
dandruff; regular 50c size, A"n
29c tax 2c ................... "i
Arabian" Egg Shampoo, 43c; JCp
Barnard's " "Cocoanut " Oil and Tar
Soap, an excellent article to , - Q
remove dandruff; cake LUX
Crudol Shampoo, tube. 23c. )Ar
Mulsln'ed " Cocoanut Oil, 42c; AAp
tax. 2c . :?
Palmollve Shampoo. 39c; A"(
tax, 2c a
Packard's Liquid Tar, 45c; A'Jf
tax, 2c V ?" JL
Penslar Shampoo; never fails C9
to satisfy: 50c, tax, 2c .... 'J-'
"Wanous Shampoo Bags. 7c; Q
tax. lc ov-
A. D. S. Deodorant,
Small, 23; tax, lc...24c
Large, 45c; tax, 2c 47c
Small. 23c: tax. lc 24c
Large. 45c; tax. 2c 47c
Cream. 25c; OC
tax, lc UJ,
a 'liquid preparation
easy to use; KO
50c; tax. 2c 3u
perspiration ar.d b.-Jy
odors; harmless to tho
skin and the most del
icate fabric: small
amount of this grease
less cream will last
the entire day; 1 ounce
Small, 23c; tax. lc 24e
Large, 45c; tax, 2c 47e
Powder, an ideal prep
aration to prevent the
discomforts from .per
spiration. 23c; OC
Reliable Hair Tonics
Ayer Hair Vigor.
83c size: tax, 4c... 87c
Barnard's Eau dc
Quinine, an excellent
preparation to prevent
dandruff and ken the
hair joft and lluffy;
SOcsize, 39c, tax, 2c 41c
79c size, tax. 4c S3c
45c size. tax. 3c 48c
23c size. tax. lc 24c
Hays' Hair Health
69c size, tax, 3c 72c
39c xlze. tax. 2c 41c
" Herulclde Hair Tonic
85c size. tax. 4c 80c
45c size, tax, 2c 47e
Liquid Arvon, 89c
size; tax. 4c 93c
La Creole Hairdress
Ing. 89c size, tax, 4c 03c
Parker's Hair Balsam
S9c size, tax, 4c 03c
45c size, tax, 2c 47c
Q-Baa Hair Tonic
S5c slue, tax 4c SOc
45c size, tax, 2c 47c
Rosewood Hair Ton
ic, 50c size; tax, 2c K
Trlcopherous. 4 5c
size: tax. 2c 47c
Wild Itoot Hair Tonic
85c size, tax, 4c SOc
45c size. tax. 2c 47e
29c size, tax. 2c 31c
Standard Tooth Preparations
Lyon's Tooth Pow
der or Paste. 19c; tax.
Sanitol Powder. 21c;
tax. lc 22c
Powder, 23c, tax, lc 24c
Listcrlne Tooth Pow
der, 19c, tax, lc ...20
Forhan's Tooth Pate.
45c, tax, 2c 47c
Pornhan's Toth Paste.
23c; tax. lc 24c
Kolynos Tooth Paste.
23c: tax, lc 24c
Powder, small, 15c;
tax, lc ice
Powder, large, 24c. tax,
Arnica Tooth Soap.
23c: tax. lc sic
Paste. 29c; tax. 2c. .31e
Senreco Tooth Paste.
23c: tax, lc 24c
Cream. 25c; tax. lc 26e
Cream, tubes. 10c; tax.
Paste. 19c: tax. lc 20c
Paste. 19c: tax. lc 20c
Pebeco Tooth- Paste.
39c; tax. 2c '. 41e
I f Merco-
I I Wax I I
1 75c, tax, 3c m
Not safety, but the old style: brand
new, every one guaranteed. When you
see them, you'll want two or three. Q'7
This sale VIK,
The Best Shaving Cream
One trial of Barnard's Razor
Aid Shaving Cream will prove to
you it's not all the razor's fault
It makes shaving easy and does
not irritate the skin. Large OKf
f Mentho- I
I I latum I
1 1 Small Size, 1 I
10c, tax. lc, I f
v20c J J
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