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Each and every garment In our
muslin underwear department is
guaranteed to be made of choice
muslins and cambric, properly
made and good fitting in every
10c for a plain muslin corset
cover, made from good material,
in high neck.
12J4C, square neck corset cover,
made of a fine cambric, plain.
15c, trimmed corset covers, with
lace or embroidery, square or V
25c, we have an enormous line
at this price, almost any style of
trimming and shape.
S9o, all cambric corset covers,
with lace or embroidery trim
ming, all the best shapes and
styles, our better grades are f0c
WHITE MUSLIN SKIRTS
50c, plain and trimmed white
skirts, full made, well cut and
75c, lace and embroidery trim
med skirts, with dust ruffle,
elegant values. i
$1 to $2, in this line we have a
big variety of well-made gar
ments; you can scarcely believe
they can be sold for such prices
when you see the workmanship
39c, Bessie, drab, made of good,
6trong jean, equal to any 50c cor
set in the market.
50c, high and low bust corset,
white, drab and black, extra
75c W. & B. Corsets, America's
leading corset, in white and
$1.00 Kabo Corsets, Thompson's,
E. & G., American Lady, Dr.
"Warner's etc. These are all high
class goods and made by the best
150-152' South Howard
Will Carry Buckeye Binders South
Aultman, Miller & Co. will on
Monday morning ship 20 car loads of
their machinery, bound for South
America. The machinery will all be
loaded on a special train of new Erie
freight cars, and the outfit will pre
sent a fine appearance.
concert at Lakeside
The Sheffield block, adjoining the
Hotel Buchtel, was sold Saturday
by Sheriff Kelly to Mr. Arken for
T?.vtr clnv.m in A Irrnn ()rar
two stoves alike. All these stoves bought before the raise 9
in price from the factory and will be sold at former prices. p
ALL KINDS OF-
Hardware, Glass and House
gSlates, Felt and Tin Roof in? a speciaity.O f
Pouchot, Hunsicker & Co. i
216 and 218 S. Main St., Tel. 314. I
THE LANDWEHR VEREIN
Will celebrate the opening of their new hall
in Kubler & Beck block with a
GRAND CONCERT AND BALL
Sept. 3rc3 and 4th
AH German societies are cordially invited. Non-members of
societies 35c per couple, ladies 10c, gentlemen 25c.
Do not put off ordering that suit until the last minute.
"We have all the Pall Designs, Cloths and Styles in ad
vance. For that very reason then you will not have to
wait. Will be pleased to see you at my parlors. . . .
irn The New
Robert A. Miller Escaped From the
A Washington special says: Act
ing First Assistant Postmaster-Gen
eral Allen received a telegram Friday
from Mr. Lewis A. Miller, of Akron,
asking if there was any news of his
brother, Postmaster Robert A. Miller
of Ponce, Puerto Bico, since the hur
ricane. Mr. Allen replied immedi
ately that so far as known none of
the postal employes were injured. He
also cabled to Postmaster Miller at
Ponce to notify the department as to
Postmaster Miller was formerly of
Total profit in the one-cent and five
cent pieces coined last year was
more than one minion dollars, sam
The Youth's Companion, but the
Droflt there is in a practical educa
tion the host of former pupils of
Hammel's Business College in good
positions and in business of their
own probably can tell. Fall and
night sessions begin Sept. 5th, but
pupils are entering now to avoiu tne
rush next month. Step in for cata
log and talk it over. Hammel's
Business College. Tel. 1S93.
Sacred concert Randolph park,
afternoon and evening.
Sacred -band concert at Lakeside
He Had Neglected to Turn Off the
Fred Curtis, of 305 Park St., had
his right hand severely burned Fri
day afternoon, while fitting a stove
at the residence of Dr. J. P. Boyd,
143 South Summit st. The gas, Cur
tis thought, had been turned off, but
when he put a lighted match in the
stove to test the fitting, a small ex
plosion occurred, the gas having
been partly turned on. The young
man will not be able to use his hand
for a few weeks.
concert at Lakeside
Sacred concert Randolph park,
afternoon and evening.
Waekee-Early Saturday morn
ing Wellington D. Warner, aged 28
years, 9 months and 11 days, died of
consumption at 105 East State st.
He had been ill seven years. The
deceased was a widower. Funeral
services will be held at the house at
2 o'clook Monday afternoon. Inter
ment in Glendale cemetery.
Gabbett Charles, 7-year-old sou
of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Garrett, of
1063 South Main st., died of mem
braneous croup Friday'night. Burial
was made Saturday morniug at 9
o'clock at Glendale cemetery.
Randolph park Sunday afternoon.
Sunday evening a sacred concert will
be given in the theater in connection
with an exhibition of Cuban war
scenes, battle ships in action, etc.
A rare treat. Don't miss it.
C;n nn rair Bfllirnlf' floor nn
York Ladies' Tailor
In Library's interest I s
Resolutions on Death of Henry K
Sauder Adopted by Board.
At a special meetingof the Library
Board held Friday evening the fol
lowing resolutions were unanimous'
- In Memoriam.
"The Bbard of Managers of the
Akron Public Library have heard
with profound sorrow of the recent
death of Henry K. Sauder, but late
ly a member of the Board, and de
siring to place upon record their ap
prpciation of his many sterling quat
ities, order the following statement
to be spread upon the minutes of
"Henry K. Sauder was a man of
fine mind and bright perception; an
exaustive rpaderand tirelessstudent;
a htudent of keen analybis and dis
criminative judgment; always quick
to discern the false and to unhesitat
ingly denounce all that savored of
sham; a companion of genial inter
course and manly character.
"His labor in behalf of the library
was given conscientiously and
earnestly, and from both a sense of
duty to the charge and love for the
"We mourn his untimely decease,
and regret the loss to the community
of his brilliant intellect; therefore
"Resolved, That the expression of
our regard be spread upon the records
of our meeting, and that a duly cer
tified copy be by our secretary fur
nished to his sorrowing mother.
"W. T. Vauohax,
Sacred band concert at Lakeside
SOCIAL An ice cream social was
given in the parlors of the Broad St,
Disciple church Friday evening.
TURNER HALL BURNED
Turner hall at Cleveland was de
stroyed "by Are Friday night. The
loss is estimated at $30,000. Insur
ance is about $15,000.
LABOR DAY CELEBRATION
Under the auspices of the I. M. U.
of N, A. and A. F. of L. a big Labor
Day celebration by Barberton people
will be held at Stirling Grove, Sep. 4.
PICNIC PARTY A picnic party
from Cleveland, under the auspices
of Monsignor Father Thorpe's
church, is at Randolph park. There
are about 1,600 persons in the party.
OPENING OF RESORT Cottage
Grovo will be opened to the public
Sunday by the C. T. & V. road. Two
excursion trains of 15 cars each will
be run from Canton and other crowds
EXCURSION TO COLUMBUS
About 250 of Akron's citizens will
go to Columbus Sunday on the C, A.
& C. excursion train. The train will
leave Akron at 8:30a.m. and Colum
bus at 6 zSO'p.m.
WAGON DEMOLISHED A team
of horses attached to a clay wagon,
owned by Asa Whitestine, ran away
on East Market st., Saturday morn
ing. The wagon was demolishpd.
No one was injured.
SET OF LAW BOOKS A com
plete set of law books covering the
incorporative companies under
municipal franchises were received
at Mayor W-. E.'Young's office in the
city building Saturday morning.
SUCCESSFUL OPERA The sec
ond presentation of the opera Pina
fore at St. Vincent's hall last night
was well attended. The different
characters were well taken care of by
those who were in the cast. The af
fair was much enjoyed.
BENEFIT CONCERT The bene
fit concert and ball given at Ran dolph
park Friday evening by the Eighth
Regiment band was a pleasant and
well attended affair. The dancing
hall was filled with dancers through
out the entire evening.
LAWN FETE The lawn tete
given at the homo of Mr. Frank
Balch, 107 S. Balch st., Friday even
ing under the auspices of the West
Congregational church, was a suc
cess. The lawn was prettily deco
rated with ehinehe lanterns.
TRIFLING LOSS A gasoline
stove oxplosion at tho resident of
Grant Stevens, 616 Suinner st.. called
out companies 1 and 4 of the fire de
partment at 1 1 :30 o'clock Saturday.
The house is owned by Wm. Buchtel
and the damage was small.
Two bids for the supplying of the
city schools with coal were recived
by the Board of Education Saturday
morning. They were from the
Klages Coal & Ice company and the
Brewster Coal company.
S'tcrcd band' connect at Lakeside
pai k Sunday.
P. P. Bock & Co. have removed
their ofilco to No. 229 South Howard
S. & O.'s
For week ending Saturday,;
August 26th. :
5 cans evaporated unsweetened cream
6 lbs. oorn starch for JSc.
6 lbs. rood rice for 2Jc.
z otnues a.xj lemon una . Domes i.s.u
vanilla, 8 oz. for 2?c. o
Oh, my; bnt It's hot. Coffee fresh from o
the roaster. Our brands of roasted
coffees are dally becoming more DODUlar
and deservedly so, because they are
better value than jou can obtain else
where, price and quality considered.
Don't you think we are duo for an
cder from you? Take a look at your
tea caddie and iee if you don't need
some tea. Just telephone S. fc 6. Xo.
KM or mall Xo. ltd South Howard st.
Sugar Market Strong
Demand is very heavy. Anticipate
; your wants and bo prepared when can
a nlng time arrives.
a ino lbs. Havemeyer & Elder's fine
e granulated $5.62.
164 S.Howard St.
CHINA I JIM 1 STORE.
Next to Laskaris fruit store
Tu Stoves Heaters and
Furnaces, and for Lighting
ENGELHART & ECKART
PllimhPrc Steam & Gas Fitter
rlUmOCX 311 Mill street.
We are headquarters for the best
imported Olive Oil and Olive Soap
direct from the orchard in my native
home, Sparta, Greece. If you want
pure goods don't fail to try these.
IM. Laakerls Oo.
Phone 2S'J. 162 S. Howard st.
WILL HOLD ITS FIRST
SOUTH STREET, ON
Sunday, Aug. 20
All German societies and the Ger
mans in ceneral are cordially in
vited. Good music and all kinds of
games have been arranged for the
general amusement of the public.
To Order, Reasonable.
Bicycles at Cost
to Close Out'
We Sell Cheap
WE LOAN IT ON EASY
PAYMENTS IF YOU FIND
YOURSELF OUT WE WILL LOAN
YOU ON TERMS THAT WILL
SUIT YOU LOANS MADE
ON HALF HOUR'S NOTICE.
WE will make loans from $5 to $1,000 on
Watches, Diamonds, Household Goods,
Pianos. Organs. Horses. Wajrons. Carriages,
Store and Office Fixtures, Merchandise,
Stocks, Bonds, Jewelry, Building Associa
tion liooks, insurance .roucies, Hunts, uon
tracts, WITHOUT ANY PUBLICITY
WHATEVER AND WITHOUT REMOV
ING THEM FROM YOUR POSSESSION.
Elegant Private Offices.
Nathan IVI. Bork,
193 South Howard St., Sd
Phone 1522 and 812. Open evenings.
Is there anything that makes a
home look more cheerful and home
like than bright artistic portraits and
photographs ana pictures ot ail
kinds? The display at our photo
parlors, cannot be excelled anywhere
in the state of Ohio.
If you desire up-to-date work in
any finish, you tire sure to bo suited
Wo handle portrait frames and do
Eoueral framing at. lowest prices.
Some of the tilings we do, wo make
crayon, water color and pastel por
traits, carbon platinum and Glacello
photos, madalions, photo porclain
work, photo jewelry and tint any
kink of phographs in colors by our
new process, all at reasonsWo "rices.
Here is our leader in large portraits
for a short time. Bring a photo or
sit yourself and we will make you a
life size air brush portrait, without
frame for $1.50. Fine hand-made
crayon portraits $10 to $25.
A. A. BESAW,
Photogrraher'and Portrait Artist,
186 S. Howard, near corner Mill.
Boston Ledges next Sunday-
The frionds and patrons of B. Ij.
Head, will find him located next
door north of his old stand, 516 South
Will Ask Board of Education to In
Janitors of the various schools
held a meeting Friday night. They
will ask the Board for an increase ot
wages. Jib statement would be
made today by the janitors in refer
ence to the result of the meeting.
The County Board of Elections
Saturday elected Ed H. Bishop chief
deputy for the yeaf and F. E.
Whittemore, clerk. The offices will
be located with Andress & Whitte
Mr. F. E. Whittemore, a Republi
can, was elected clerk, vice Mr. H. E
Andress, who had served for two
Sacred concert Bandolph park,
aiternoon ana evening.
Akron shows an increase of 37.6
per cent in bank clearances for the
paot wc-ik. The total is $441,000.
Other cities reported: Canton
$270,316: Springfield, $223,955;
The Akron Democratic club will
have a special meeting at headquar
ters next Wednesday evening. Bus
iness of importance. All Democrats
invited to attend.
Otto P. Spiller of 713 West Cedar
St., will spend Sunday in Cleveland
Oliver J. Kline, 607 EastExchange
st left for Cleveland Saturday after
noon. Dr.E. A.Montenyohl returned Fri
day from a week's outing at Con
gress lake. ,
J. A. Williams of Tiffin and Thos.
McEwing of Michigan, Buckeye
agents are in Akron.
George B. Comey and son of 219
If. Valley st., are in Detroit for a
visit of a few days.
Squire and Mrs. J. R. Campbell
left this afternoon for Smithville,
Wayne county, where they will visit
until Sunday evening.
Mrs. E. J. Cauflield and mother,
Mrs. Wetmore of 518 West Market
st., have returned from a two week's
vacation at Chautauqua.
Theo. A. Walters of the domestic
goods department of the M. O'Neil &
Co. has gone to New York and other
eastern points on pleasure and busi
ness. Michael Reilly has returned from
Philadelphia where he has been for
two weeks attending his daughter,
Miss Celia, who has been seriously
ill for some time past. She is gradtt
Mr. Harley Wykoff, of 111 Turner
St., was tendered a very pleasant
surprise by about 75 of his friends
Friday evening, it being the 42d an
nlversary of his birth. Mustill's
orchestra was in attendance and dis
coursed some fine music. Refresh
ments were served and a social
time enjoyed. Mr. Wykoff was made
the recipient of a beautiful rocker.
Mrs. Thomas E. Wells of 614 East
Buchtel av., accompanied by her
young son, Harold, has returned
home from Champagne county. Har
old, who went to Champagne county
several weeks ago to visit
friends, was taken seriously
ill with scarlet fever short
ly after he left homo. The friends of
the family will be glad to learn that
the young man is now convalescent
and able to return to his home.
Mr. and Mrs. Francis M. Cook of
581 East Buchtel ave., left Friday on
an extensive vacation. They will
go direct to Dulutb, Minn. From
their they will return to Mackinac
Islands, and cross through the
Georgian bay to the Thousand Isl
and. After a short stay there they
will go to Toronto, Canada, Niagara
Falls and other places in that vicin
ity. They will be gone about a
Irreverence One of Our Perils.
"ilifcfhlevous Is the irreverent and
scornful use of the tongue that often
vulgarizes the very temple of sweet
ness and purity," writes Rev. Newell
Dwight Hillis, D. D., In The Ladles'
Home Journal. "No person of refine
ment and culture can doubt that Ir
reverence Is one of the perils of our
day. In former times men entered the
cathedral, rich with colored glass, with
marble and pictures and rare tapes
tries, to whitewash the frescoes, smash
statues and use the paintings and
tapestries for doormats. But it has
been reserved for our generation to
enter the temple of reverence to de
stroy all ideals, to rob the noble names
of 'their grandeur and the noblest
places of their majesty. Today vul
garity permits sanctity to attach to
few objects or Ideas. In 1886, when
Athens revived the Olympian games
and America sent its representatives,
there Journeyed to that ancient land a
vender of patent medicines, who was
discovered sticking an advertisement
of his porous plaster upon the walls
of the- Parthenon!"
"Have, yen detcrjalnW what filans- yon
will pursue in th next cannjaieaT"'
"No," 'answered th practical. Tm
not going-tnparstre anything. I'm gotns
to let the other people pursue and devote,
my attention to dodging." Washington'
iHERE ARE THE PRICES?
m Of a -Lifetime at the Great m
Mens9, Boys', Women's
and Children's . . .
One lot men's $A.OO hand-sewed shoes.
One lot men's 2.00,
One lot ladies' 2.50 and
One lot ladies 2.o0 and $d.U0 black shoes , now
ne lot misses' and children's black and tan shoes, worth 1.00 to
2.00 a pair now
One lot children's black and tan shoes, worth 75c to 1.25 a pair, now
All other goods will go equally as low.
Continued From First Page.
Wardetta, William Richardson .2 2
Charley Temple, E. E. Grant. ...3 3
Davy Crockett, C. C. McCue ....4 5
Griggs Boy, Charley Hazcn 5 4
Second Race Trot.
Spider, William Castlo 1 4 1
Grace Elyria, E. M. Ganyard.2 1 3
Pathfinder Irv. Manton.. ..3 2 2
Bav Tom. K. Tryon 4 S 4
Time, 2:39., 2:39, 2:37.
Third race pacing.
Tony B, W. C. Baum 2 1 1
Star Crook, H. Dellenberger . .13 3
Lottie Baird, Geo. Burton .822
Time, 2:38, 2:36, 2:36.
Fourth race trot.
Blazer, FredLaub.. . 1 1
Zinfidel. B. Trvon 2 2
Perry, W. Eichardson . .33
Fifth race trot.
Starmont, W. J. Wildes .13 1
Maud.G. W. Sieber 4 1 2
Pride of Akron, J. Carnes 6 2 3
Bridget, Ed Vial 2 6 3
Spot, Jack. Crile 3 4 5
Dr. Wilkes. E. McAllister.... 5 5 6
Thomburg, JohnPringle.. 7 dr.
Time, 2:53K, 2:54. 2:51.
McCoy Knocked Out.
Jack McCormick of Philadelphia,
knocked out Kid McCoy in about
one minute at Chicago, Friday
night. The bout was to have been
for six rounds, and it was generally
thought that McCormick stood no
show at all. He himself said before
entering the ring that he was going
to do his best, and let it go at that.
The fight was so short and bo quick
ly over that there was almost noth
ing to it but the punch that put Mc
Coy to sleep. The fight was under
strict Queensberry rules, hitting
with one arm free permitted.
When the gong sounded McCor
mick started in to rush things, rely
ing on his greater weight and su
perior strength to ollsot McCoy's
science. He received a straight left
in tho mouth tho tirst time he tried
it and a second later a savage left
hook on the side of the head halted
him a second time. He then rushed
twice more, carrying McCoy to the
ropes both times. The first time he
hit McCoy over tho kidneys with his
right. The second time as they came
from the ropes still clinched McCoy
freed his left and sent a hook to Mc-
Cormick's cheek, dropping him to
the floor. McCormick lay quiet,
making a pretenso of claiming a foul
although none had been committed.
McCormick ros,e on the order of Eef
eree Hogan with a sheepish grin on
his face. The knockdown had not
injured him. The men squared off
once more and then came the end
like lightning from a clear 6ky. Mc
Coy was moving in cautiously;
around McCormick, both hands low
down, neither being as high as the
belt. McCormick suddenly let fly
his right and it landed full on tho
jaw. McCoy went down like a dead
man, flat on his back, legs and arms
outstretched, his face pointing
squarely to the coiling. It was evi
dent the instant he struok the floor
that his fighting was over for the
night at leaBt.
Pandemonium broke loose in tho
hall and there were wild yells for
McCormick, shrieks of "Get up, Kid,
get up." Hogan went down on one
knee by the side of McCoy and
shouted his call of the seconds in the
fighter's ear, but McCoy was past all
hearing. At the word "ten" he
raised his head slightly and Hogan
paused a second before ho shouted
'out," but McCoy was still out of it.
Thirty seconds would not have
brought him into condition to fight
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2.50 and 3.00 shoes
3.00 tan shoes
and get the pick of
No. 606 South EVSain
If Opening Announcement!
W On or about August 21th I will open a 9
I MERCHANT TAILORING f
J Establishment at No. 175 South Howard street. It will be
(J my aim to always carry the best and most reliable stock J
l of (f
g Foreign and Domestic
Trouserings, Vestings and Overcoatings
You will find all the latest and moat fashionable
fabrics from which to make your selections. You are
cordially invited to call and examine our goods.
HALLER, The Tailor
NO. 175 SOUTH
SO GREAT IS THE SUCCESS
Of our special offer in Men's Summer Suits that we will continue
it during the month of August. First as a compliment to our
x friends and customers and next because our x
1 Fall and Winter Goods
For Suitings, Trouserings, Vestings and Overcoatings I
I are arriving now -
And we wish to close out the remainder of our stock of Serges and 3
x other lightweight summer material. See us at once. You can x
save money nere.
Lamparter & Pfeiffer'
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When niacins; your
i handles the best brands old process WHITE LEAD and LINSEED
d OIL as well as strictly rrare colors. VARNISHES. GLASS, etc
Enamel Your Bicvcle
I Dotmnmber -fcn DIS3C6
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i Clarendon Hotel Block. P
Fall and Winter Woolens
Are in and they were never better and they never
were half as handsome. The price we ask for them
is low enough to tempt the most economical buyer
and high enough to insure
STYLE, FIT and WORKMANSHIP
Of the first-class. "We never made them as stylish
and fine fitting as we are making them this season.
Come in and see whether we do as we advertise.
Dallas D. Breckenridge
Importing Tailor. 120 S. Howard St., Akron, 0.
August Clearance Sale
M. D. BR0USE, Agt, south MaSeet
: now $1.00
now $1.48 k
Woolens in Suitings, jg
219 South Howard st. I
Block opp. Cereal Mills. a
order remember J. M. LAFFER !
For 15c Anv Color !
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Of summer goods must be cut out to make
room for my fall and winter 6tock. Wrap
pers, Shirt Waists, Summer Skirts, Spring
suits that are left must go at any price.
The advance styles of Fall Suits will
arrive this week and they are beauties and
nt prices that every lady can afford to buy
A Tailor-Made Suit
Headquarters for Golf Caps after Aug. 15.
All Summer Goods Must Go