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WASmNGTCKN", SUNDAY, MORNING, MAT 16, 1897.
continues with unabated activity. We could easily
explain why we cau afford to sell such well-made,
handsome Shoes at the remarkably low prices we do,
but 3-ou don't care for any "wherefores" facts arc
good enough for you.
The following- special values in fine Summer
Footwear are put on sale tomorrow. As these quali
ties cau probably never be duplicated again for the
price, 3tou had better get fitted soon.
Ladies' Boots at $1.50
That can't be matched for $2.
10 different Styles, on as
bhnpel and perfect Tilting
lasts as were ever sold for $3.
4. kinds in brown kid,
6 kinds in black.
Tne 8e are tne loe shapes:
Common Sense, Pear Shape,
Square Toe, Opera Toe,
Egg-shape Toe, Needle.
Ladies' Oxfords at $2.
Excellent $2 50 Quality.
Wc arc proud or them,
impossible to gee any
belter leather or superior
shocmaklng at any price
than there is iu these;
20 different kinds or them
8 styles in brown kid,
2 styles in ok blood,
1 0 styles in black ki a
The brown uud black kid
have either patent leather
or kid tips.
What Lawson "The Terri
ble Swede" thinks
I Bicycle Shoes.
Washington, 5-4, 1S97.
Messrs. Wm. Hnhn & Co. :
Gents. It affords ine
pleasure in saying that the
pair of "Perfect" Bicycle
Shoes I bought from you are
the most comfortable and
best looking Cycle Shoes I
"The Terrible Swede."
I Cycle Specials
Ladies ana Men's
Black and Brown Legging
Men's and Boys' Kan
garoo Calf Bike Shoes,
with ordinary or electric
Men's "Comfort" Cycle
Bhoes, or splendiu black CO flfl
or brown leather at 4Z.UU
Men's "i'errect," hand
made, eryfcort, tan or CO Efl
black Cycle Shoeb DZ.uU
1 Wm. Hahn & Co.'s
RELIABLE SHOE HOUSES,
E: 930 and 932 Seventh St. N. W.
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POTTER IS NOW FOR MDDD
He Will Support the Maryland Con
gressman for Senator.
Iseitlier He or Copt. Gordon X-ongor
Doubt the Fifth Maryland lilt,-
trlct MuuV. PatriotifeUi.
Congreshinan Sidney E. Mudd, of Iie
Fifth district of Marjland, has proved
himself the political magician of the Kast.
It hus been learned beyond any contra
diction that he has succeeded invo pacify
ing Ijis opponents that now home of the
bitterest have announced themselves :s in
line with the Charles county Reprcsentaii ,-e.
The latebt acquisition to the Mudd Sena
torial forces is Capt. Totter, of Laurel
district. The two captains (Capt. Potter
and Capt. Gordon) have been persistent
enemies of Mr. Mudd. They have worked
day and night against hl6 aspirnticuh.
They together organized anti-Mudd clubs
iu their respective districts and openly
announced that if Congressman Mudd
ascended to the Senatorial seat it would
be over their political corpses
Capt. Totter made no secret of the fact
that- liis opposition was the result of in
quiries concerning Mr. Mudd's patriotism.
The latter was charged with being in fa
vor of sectarian appropriations and not
poiticularlyhtr.jng enough against Uieuniiy
of church aud i-tate. Capt. Gordon char-ic-terir.ed
the Mudd element as nothing but
political heelers. It was these same men
that unseated Gordon, delegates at the
county convention held last year to nomi
nate a candidate for Congress. The M'idd
men won. His opponents refusedtolinj up.
They began an organised opposition, whish
was carried into the election, but failed
to accomplish its purpose.
As early as last January plans wore
laid to secure the selection of Mudd mem
bers of the legislature, which will have the
choosing of a United States Senator. The
anti-Muddites discovered this sghemo and
devised one of their own to frustrate the
Congressman. They began by organizing
a Republican club at Bladensburg, which
was decidedly against Mr. Mudd Its pro
moters were ex-Congressman Coffin, Capt.
O. C. Gordon and Capt. Totter.
Jow an a ia to b abandoned. They
1 ifiiMnnn iinnMiifimnnii
Men's Shoes f.r $2.50.
F-xcillent $3 values.
12 different sorts every
pair nut. hand-sewed .welted,
oak-tanned flexible soles.
0 sorts of tan,
0 sorts of black,
laced, gaiters, or low-cuts.
Hull Dog, Medium Hound,
Wide 1 reach, Narrow Hound,
Square Toe English Toe.
Men's Shoes at $3.00. 3
The equals of any $4 kind.
These are virtually the
best shoes to be had
at any price for wear,
comtort and style;
made ou all the popular toes,
in laced, gaiters,
and Oxrord ties.or
hot calf, patent leather,
black kid, kangaroo-,
brown kid, brown cair,
Sizes 5 to l.
widths A to 1213.
Some of Our
for Tills Week,
LaUies 75c. Covert Cloth
Tan and Gray Legglns
Ladies' rool anu nobby
brown or black
10-inch Boots, at
Lathes' unllnea black
or biown Vicl Kid
Kid, black or brown
Booth bupenor to any
$4 ones ..
19H and 1916 Pa. Ave. N. W.
Ave. S. E.
have been inoculated with a virus that has
brought them around all right, and thjy
are now on tbe road to recovery. Capt.
rotter's friends would not believe flat
he had changed his course, but it can be
asscited positively that he Las. lie Him
self is the authority for the statement.
"I am satisfied with Mr. Mudd'p Ameri
canism," he declared, yesterday. "We have
settled all differences that may haveeMsted
in thr past, and I shall support Mr Muddfor
the United Ptatcs Senate.
"My party demands this of me. I be
lieve Mr Mudd will vote against s'ectarian
appropriations, and I do not doubt that he
is thoioughly patriotic. If I want to vote
for Mr. Mudd I do not see that it is any
body's business but my own. lam wellable
to determine whether or not I am voting
against my principles."
Thus did Capt Potter declare himself.
On the other hand Gapt. Gordon has an
nounced that he is not opposed to Mr. Mudd,
He does not desire to be known Inthatlight.
Meauwliile the followers of these gen
tlemen are 0 1 sea. They do not know how
to take their leaders, and many r-till
doubt the bincerity of the change. It will
not be long now before the county pri
maries will be held, and delegates to the
county convention belectcd. If they are
of the right political complexion, there
s no doubt that the proper men will be
nominated to go to the legislature.
All of this Is taking place in the Re
publican pai ty. Senator Gorman is saying
nothing No on c knows or has the slight
est Intimatiion wlw the Democratic nomi
nees will be. There will be three of
tbem, however, as the county is entitled
to that representation at the Maryland
assembly, and this year a State senator
Is to be clioscu also.
TU-nort of the Comptroller.
The report of the Comptroller of the
Currency for the week ending yesteiday Is
National bank notes outstanding
Gold notes 85,740
National bank notes issued
National bank notes destroyed
Do you know that you can. Tiava the Morn
ing, Evening and Sunday Times dcliveredat
your residence for ffty cent J a month!
A Remodeling Sale
that means something.
Wo nre .selling at a liberal reduction not because wo
Jilio to, but because It In imperative to lesson the htoclc- be
fore buildlnu; operations commence. We shall, of course,
lose money, but we should lose more if the goods remained
to get spoiled. These prices are cut deep enough to insure
what we want un empty store before the workmen tafco
possession. "" ,
3 I Wrappers at Half Price.
Onclotof fine Trench
fjl'i of pat terug.cxtrawidc
Ff skirts, made to tell at
500 fino Lawn Wrappers, worth
1 GO, lor 68c
'J00 French batiste Wrappers,
worth $2, ror OTc
Skirts at Less Than Cost
Si AND SI
5c for 5:2 Brilliantinc Skirts.
$1.26 for $:$ Novelty Skirts.
$3.98 for $7 Silk Skirts.
Big Slaughter of "Waists.
all sizes, from
Si to it.
One lot or Handsome N'ovelty'Silk
Waihts. made in latest stvle, worth
S and SO,
An vrAit cufi r. ....... mi,.
all the new colors; trimmed with
a civet; real value $3.
msmasv s1 .
GREAT DRY GOODS SLAUGHTER.
5,000 yards or Fancy Colored
Dimity, in short pieces, from 3
to 1 0 yards; worth 10c.
One case or Short Ends of Trench
Dress Gingham, regular piice,
12 1-1: c.
50 pieces of White Check N'aln
sook, worth 7c.
5 and 10c. Handkerchiefs 1c-
5,000 Colored llardorod Handkerchiefs, warranted fast colors
Worth 5 and 10c.
Monday only ONE CENT-
806 Seventh St., bet. H and I.
1 924-1 926 Pennsylvania Ave-
POWDERLY'S CASE PASSED
Supreme Council of the A. P. A.
Fails to Act.
Antagonism of Unbor Dodlen Sot Con.
sldered ut the Clofeiug SoH.siou.
Tbe supreme councilor the American Tro-tecth-c
Ast-ociation has concluded Us tes
sion and adjourned sine die. The most im
portant -work transacted was the con
sideration of the report of the com
mittee ou constitution and by-laws.
There wus a warm discussion over a
recommendation to extend the term of
office of the president from one to two
years, and resulted finally In the defeat of
the proposition. Another one coming fiom
the same committee, proposing to increase
the supreme president's salary from $2,300
to $3,000, was adopted. The salary of the
supreme secretary was also increased from
$1,500 to $2,000 per annum.
A new system of representation has been
decided upon by the supreme council. Here
after delegates will not be sent to represent
each 2,000 members, but so inuuy delegates
will be allowed to come from each Congres
sional district In the States. In the District
of Columbia triere will be one delegate for
each local council.
The American Trotectivc Association did
not take any action on the resolution against
Tcrrence V. Powderly. The later is a
candidate for Commissioner of Labor and
early in the week a delegate fiom the
Eastern section of the country offered a
resolution declaring it the sentiment or the
order that Powderly should not be given the
appointment. This resolution never came
before the council for a vote, but was dis
cussed somewhat at length at the time it
It developed that Towdurly is being
fought by certain labor organizations and
that the resolution would line the A. T. A.
with certain associations. This was cot
deemed udvlsable as the order desired
particularly to refrain from becoming In
volved In a labor contest. It was not
certain that Tdwderly's opponents outsido
of the A. P. A- were any more agreeable to
the order than he is, and therefore it was
decided to let the resolution stay buried in
the committee to which It was apnt.
Tbe neitbessionof the supreme body will
at a Sacrifice.
We closed out a lot of
Percale Dresses, worth
from COo, to 75o. Your
GOO 2f-in. Ena:
liah Glorix Utn
ee fast black.
"5c ami SI. Now
One lot 2f-in.
la, wjth elabor
ate fancy liau
ilje?. Ileal waluo 2.
Pillow Cases and Sheets
Almost Given Away.
One lot of Sheets, CSsOO, worth
50a, for 29o.
Another lot of ExtrA. Large Size
Sheets, best quality, 7orth 05c.,
150 pieces or 34-inch widaFrench
Jncotinet, the v-ry ne-vest designs;
good value at 1U l-"Jc.
Special 6c- -"
20 pieces or Turkish. Red Table
Cloth, the ufcual2sc., guide, for
5,000 yards of Hemnanis of'bef-t
Silesia aud 1'fcrcallne; worth 12 l-2c.
be held in Washington. This was decided
upon after a heated contest, In whioh the
District was strongly supported by Major
Jerome Burke, Dr. Nortll Dr. Gottwald and
Mr. J. -Frank Trazzare.
APPLICANTS FOR POSITIONS.
List of Aspirants to Serve UirJer
"the Treasury Department.
Secretary Guge was yesterday handed a
lifct of applications for appointments to posi
tions In the Treasury Department, which
reads as follows:
J. T. Cramer, Thomasville, N C, to be
deputy auditor for'the Navy Depnrtm nt
at Washington, D. C; D. H. Clark, Wash
ington, D. C, to be deputy auditor for the
Tostorfice Department ut Washington, D.
C; A M. Van Buskirk, Clyde, N. Y., to oe
collector or customs at Suspension Bridge;
N. Y.; F. F. Elankcnbaker, Marthibvillo,
111., to be collector of customs at Poitla.id,
Ore.; J. S. Bethel, Blchmond, Va., to be
collector of customs, at Richmond, Va.; J.
W. Wands, Areola, Flt., ta be sui veyor or
customs at New Orleans, La.: I. C. Hall,
R-Utimcre, Md., to bo surveyor of customs
at .Baltimore, Md.; C:F,.Perrct, Pittsburg,
Pa., to be surveyorof customs atTittsbdrg,
Pa.; H. D. Allen, Cincinnati, to be apprair-cr
of customs at Cincinnati: W. Beckenbajk,
Cleveland? to be appraiser of customs at
Cleveland; A. D. Blanchard, New Orleans,
to be examiner pt "drugs at New Orleans;
n. A Eucker, of Atlanto-.tGa., to be iol
lector of internal revenue sit Atlanta; E.
E. Buck, Ackerman, Miss.,to be colfeilor
of internal revenue at New Orleans; A. P.
Miller, of Clay, Pa., ty be-collector of In
ternal revenueatLancaster, Ta.; J. N. G.
Long, Philadelphia, to'be examiner of drugs
at Philadelphia: John? Conckling, Hanih
burg,Pa.,to be commissioner of immigration
TreuHury Depnrtjuent Changes.
Secretary Gage hasmnde tbe following
changes in the'class!ied service in the
Treasury DepaittnentiPromotions In the
Secretary's Of fice AA M. Judson, Penn
sylvania, from $1,666 to $1,E00 a year?
II. L. Be To, Missouri, from $1,000 to
$1,200; Mrs. EUa'Benner, Tennsylvanla,
from $1,000 to 1,200; Mrs. Lucy Moss,
Maryland, from $900 Jo $1,000, and H. L.
Pittlnger, Ohio, from $720 to $900. In
the Beglster'd Office the promotions were
C. P . Preeman, Georgia, from $1,400 to
$1,600, and Lewis Moore, Ohio, fro.n
$660 to $720. In,the Supervising Archi
tect's Office, the promotions were Mrs. Nel
lie Seymour.MlchlganromSOO to $1,000.
and in the Office ?of Treasurer, Miss
Emma Parr, Washington, D. C.from $620
to $720, and N. C.Jtf'artiri, from $1,600
to $1,800, in the-Sfecond Auditor's Office.
ft -yTJS-ft PILLOW
IL Til, CASES.
(i&f feF " cotton
ftffl fe'??Mi Worth
This Week's Shoe
We boug-ht the balance of the Dalton,
Shoe Co. 's line of Women's $3.50, hip;h
class Vici Kid hand-sewed and turned Ox
fords, in black and "russets"
and will offer them the com
ing' week for
A few sizes are already missing1, so no delay Is
Jn constructing: a model for the "Jenness Miller" Shoe solid comfort was the first
consideration. Then it was made as sig-htly andstylish as it could be without jeopardizing-
its ease. A marvelous "hygienic" Shoe is the result, and Mrs. Jenness Miller has
extolled its merits before immense audiences throughout America, result
ing; in man oruers irom ever3 btate in the Union. "Jenness Miller" Ox
fords, black and tan, "common-sense" and "dress" styles of toe FINEST
SHOJ3S ON EARTH
MORE BADJUARTERS USEO
Swindler of Car Conductors Still
Able to Do Business.
BICYCLE OFFICER AT WORK
IVoman Counterfeit "Shover" Elnde.s
All Kfforts, nt Ciinture Her He
fcpectuble Appeuinnco 3Inkes Po
licemen Hesitate Aliirmed 11 1 the
Search mid Glide Quietly Away.
It develops that the pretty young woman
In bliclc who has licen promiscuously pac
ing counterfeit quarters on street car con
ductors, as told in yesterday morning s
Times, had several narrow escapes from
capture by the police Friday afternoon.
The first intimation Inspector Ho'.lin
berger had of the woman's whereabouts
was when a joung man, who had been
following her about on his bicycle, called
at police headquarters and informed him
that tire female counterfeit "shover" wab
at the city postofflce.
Hetectlve Sergt. Johnson at once went
to the postofhee with ihe wheelman, but
upon arriving theie he found thntfche had
gone over to Ninth street and boarded an
The sergeant at once started the wheel
man after the car, while he, with Supt
Badendrier, of the Metropolitan road, took
another car and proceeded to the wharf,
believing that the woman might take a
ferryboat for Alexandria. In tbib, how
ever, they were mistaken.
The wheelman overtook the car and 'n
formed the conductor the woman was a
countetfeitcr. He also requested him not
to allow her to leave the car, but carry
her to the company's office, at the foot
of Four-and-a-half street. Accoidingly
when bho touched the electric button to
stop the train at a point in South Washing
ton, the conductor bluntly said:
'Ton can't get off, miss; thisisa through
train and don't make any stops."
The woman was accordingly taken to the
company's office and interrogated She
proved to be a plausible talker and was al
lowed to depart. Had the railroad au
thorities at that, time sent for Uie police
the daangerous woman, who has proved to
be as elusive as a flea, would hao been
behind the bars instead of wander'ng
around seemingly at her own swept will.
The railroad orficiuls, however. Instruct ed
the man on the bicycle to follow the car
the woman had boaided in the meantime
The conductor was ordered also to turn her
over to the first policeman he saw. When
the Sixth street depot was reached the
conductor slopped his train and requested
Tolicenian Lamb, who is stationed there, to
arrest the woman. That officer replteil thar
there was n patrolman stationed at the
Ninth and F streets Junction, and suggested
that she be turned over to him.
The woman, however, alighted from the
car when it made its regular stop at Penn
sylvania and Ninth street and escaped in
the throngs on that thoroughfaie.
The wheelman kept the counterfeiter jn
sight and followed her to the Baltimore
and Ohio depot. She had by that time con
cluded thatniatterswere becomingentirely
too warm for her here, and decided to
leave the city forthwith. While she was
purchasing a ticket for Baltimore the bi
cycle spotter approached Policeman Har
low, who ltf stationed at the depot, and
informed him that the woman was a coun
terfeiter, requesting hlni to place her t.n
The respectable appcaranceof the woman
perhaps awed the officer, for he declined
-to arrest her without orders from hU ml
penor officers or a. warrant. He could not,
he added, take the woman Into custody oil
the mere say so of a stranger.
In the meantime the woman hadpurch.i.s
ed her ticket and boarded the BalMm-irc
train, much to the chagrin or the amateur
The police have learned that the woinm
passed fully 100 counterfeit quarters in
this city, principally on the street car
H110N All the information la the itos-
session of Inspector Holllnberger has been
Shoes Shined Free
E always announce on Sundays our bargain "feast" for
the week that is, for as far in the week as the lots hold out.
. "Half and almost "half-price " is a strong magnet, so these
two lots maybe closed out any day. It is just such continuous
bargains as these that are making this the most-crowded shoe
store in Washington and the best place to shop.
all hand-sewed welt, for the
low price of.
AS SOFT AS EIDERDOWN."
mt jSttr tir SKr WMs
turned over to the secretservice derootivcs,
who are now on the woman's trad.
She informed Superintendent Baden Irier
of the Metropolitan company, that she
roomed at No. 32i Pennsylvania avenue
norrhwest, but tne landlord at that nu 11
ber denied that any such pers"oa hud stepped
there- It is believed that the bogus ce Ins
are made at borne point on the Baiiinure
and Ohio Railroad, between this city and
IUSAIt ADMIItAI. MEADE'S WILT
The Estate Deviled to the "Widow
During Her Life.
The will of the late Rear Adrsilral Richard
Worsam Meade lias been filed for probate.
The instrument is dated April 8, 18D1J.
and After making request that his body
shall repce at Arlington, und the burial
rites be those of the Komad Catholic faith,
r.ud setting aside $500 to be used by
Miss Marie K. Patterson, of this city, lor
the design and erection of a monument, the
estate is left to the widow, Rebecca I'auld
ing Meade, and at her death distributed
equally among Annie Paulding Meade,
Clara M. Breed, Rebecca Paulding Meade,
aud Charlotte Hustler Meade, except cer
tain heirlooms and pictures, which are 'eft
to a son, Richard Worsam Meade, and in
the event of his death without lawful issue
to a nephew, Robert Loamy Meade, and n
the event of his death without issue to
John Paulding Meade, and in the event
or his death without l;sue, to the eldet
daughter of the testator, Annie Pauld
ing Meade, should she remain singlt, other
wise to be divided equitably among ;he
daughters, above mentioned. Richard
Worsam Meade and Rebecca Paul ling
Meade are named as executors.
Private rooms for furniture, clean, dry
and secure, $3 per month. B. & O Storage
Co.. 10 to 16 E st. ne. Telephone 112
1 r r 1
In the Jewelry Kindergarten.
Who sells Diamonds, "Watches and Jewelrv cheaper
than any one else in Washington? CASTELBERG.
Who gives you the easiest terms on whicli to pav
for them ? CASTELBERG.
Who sells a $50 Diamond worth $60 and allows you
to pay $5 cash and $1 a week ? CASTELBERG.
Who will sell you a fine Coin Silver Watch, with
genuine American movement, warranted for time, for
a ten-dollar bill, and let you pav lor it $1 cash and
50c a week ? CASTELBERG.
Who will sell you a Fin.e Diamond Stud that other
jewelers would not let go from the house under $50
cash for $35, and let you pav for it $3 cash and $1 a
week ? CASTELBERG.
Who will let you buy any article in Diamonds,
Watches or Jewelry, fully guaranteed, and dqliverthe
goods to you when you make your first payment of
one-tenth the purchase price and let you pay the bal
ance in small weekly or monthly payments ? CAS
TELBERG. Who regards all transactions as strictly confidential
and guarantees that evervthing sold will be strictly
first-class in every particular ? CASTELBERG.
Who gives you the following terms on which to pay
for any purchase made here?
JSll) worth, $1.00 down, GOc. weekly.
.sjl5 worth, 51.50 down, 75c. weekly.
ifc25 worth, $2.50 down. 75c weekly.
$50 worth, 5.00 down, $1.00 weekly.
$75 worth, $7.50 down, $1.50 weekly.
$100 worth, $10.00 down, $2.00 weekly.
Castelberg's Natl Jewelry Co,
11 03 Penn. Ave., Mext star omcc- j
BALTO. HOUSE 108 HST. ETTT.AW" ST-
Established 1840. i
939 Pa. Ave 6
The coming- week we will sell Men's
famous "H., S. &H.V' dark Russet Shoes,
the best $3 Shoe on the market today, in
"Napoleon," "Bull Dog-," "Orient," and
"Trilby" toe, all sizes, nearly
939 Pa. &ve.
SHOES SHINED FREE.
AN AFFAIR AT FISTICUFFS
Dr. Van Hummel and W. E. English
Batter Each Other.
Difficulty Arose About the He
wovtil of a Mirror From the
Phy.iciun'.-j Office Quarters.
Indianapolis, Ind., May 13. W. E. Eng
lish, the millionaire son of tbe late Wil
iam H English, had a personal encounter
with Dr. William Henry Van Hummel to
day. The lattcr's offices are In a bulldingown
cd by English, and, as thestructureis'soon
to be torn down forimprovements, English
went to the offices and demanded ixis'-e-Eloa
or a mirror which has long been in
the English family
Van Hummel refused to permit it re
moval until the lease expires, and a fight
resulted. Two doors were broken, ami the
doctor ued his fists, while English did
good work with a cane. Arrests wiU
IX" MEMORY OF O'CONXKLL.
BKhop Kenne Preaches tlie Funetnl
Oration nt Home.
Rome, May 15. The anniversary of the
death of Daniel O'Connell, who dietfon May
15, 1847, at Genoa, was observed today by
a requiem mass, celebrated at thelrieh Col
lege. Bishop Kenned formerly rector oftho
Catholic University of Washington, and now
bishop assistant at the pontificlal throne,
delivered the funeral oration.
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