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THE TIMES, WASHINGTON, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 3 897.
EEFiiillllli FOR H W
Ghamlier of Commerce of New
York Takes the Iniliafire.
SEW MORE ARTILLERYMEN
Gen. villus nnil AIstant Secretary
Ilooevelt Expi e Significant Opin
ioKK Secretary Alger Very Much
in Favor of ft Better Art-Uery
Scrvitv AVatohlng Spaiu.
G';n. illles, commanding the army, and
Assistant Secretarj or tlie Navy Hoo-'
velr Mild "some -1gnificant tilings yestc
day in relation U. theprotiabilitiesandpissi
biliUes of war, but they -were caretul not
to loaie tlio impres-iitm thai there "will be
a war with Spain. These statements are
the itwtc fcignificant lor the reason Ui.it
It if the 'ifft time that such important j
ouiCHTs av? undertaken to hay anything
wWli even by implication could be con
Kttscd at, an open Intimation to Sntln of
tiieciirmcefi or remit of a v.'ar with that
It lb simply Inconceivable that either
Gen. Mites or AU. Itooevelt. -where die'
kjhmiIj ot Coaet defenses, ineau anything
else iMu it is h defense against tlie in
Mitditg and agsgressUc Spam, wlncli for
tiHHiths lint len arming to Che teeth for
Tm taiK of these hlgli official" is tlie
resell of the action of the .ew York
Clwmber of Commerce, reported yestet
day- Tliis lody has adopted a resolution
IKriuting cut to Congress the defenceless
oomiHton of New Yotk, and asking for
stranger defenses, which attracted mucli
Gen. Mile, in t peaking of the matter,
fcnid that the present defenses of Kew York
Hiirtm would afford ome protection for
Ute olty In case of war, but they might no
lie e to op a rottile fl et He did not
tMnfc a fleet cotild enter tlie baibor, however-.
The woik of erecting fortifications
awl wocwitug guns was goingon slowly, but
a rapW'y a Congre-s appropriated the
So far as forUfireUKms were concerned.
New York It, now belter off than Boston,
PMIadelpttia, "Washington, Clmrle'-ton New
Ctrieftwfe, Sa Francisco and I'uget Pound.
-Atfwvttujt Secreta of the Na $ Roote
wolt thought that the only efficient de
faaM; is a foimidaMe, fighting navy.
Gen. J4tc.s mid to a Times reporter
ycafcordKy that bit- remarkh had no n-fer
enee to a war with Spain. Ho said further
tbatltisopimoo were not predicted on any
tikms ttt&t Jifib recentlj occurred between
tiWs oavmrjr and Spain.
ICeHrlr aa other officials wore tirrcJ
up yesterday when lhcy heard of the
action t the Xew York chamber of corn
juerce in calling for an increaw of the
artillery arm of the regular service to
man the new hc&ooafet Iwuerie".
Army aid ?Cav officer were dehehted
at tlie action of tl.e chamber. Mauv oon
tiMer it the enteritis: wedge or an itu-rea'-e
in the number of artillery regiment, and
think it may result m provisions for niore
ltltniph and torpedo Ioats tlian were
Is $1 Worth Saving?
If you have money "to bum" you can skip this. We save
you a dollar a pair on these Heavy Box Calf ' 'Water-proof"
Shoes, with double extension sole, invisible cork
sole, ironclad backstays, as they are equal to any
$3.50 Shoes sold in Washington today. We are
using them as a ''leader1' at
9 CL Shoes Shined Free.
9 939 PENNA. AVE.
Fjf Locb & Co.'s clot) 'cs to older and ready ma.ic. Wc give P1
fJ slavifs. W
Lcmc your order todny for a ptiir
of our fatuous three-Jollar Trou
sers, made to your meiiHuro and de
livered to you In twenty-four hour.
Tlie floods, ul and fit are perfect or
3011 need pay nothing.
feg 910 F Street.
IVAAAATA jN!?JAol AAAAAAiisAAA AC A
I J8 Case of 24 bottles only 1.
I ; m
I Drink Your Sunday 1
I Bear At Home.
Let us send you a cat,e
n of our delicious beer for y
R Sunday. We'll deliver g
pi 24 bottles in unlettered B
II wagons for onty SI. m
. ... and
expected at the coining sc-slon of Congress.
Secretary Algeria pleaded liecaue he bad
already decided to auk an increase of two
regi.nent- of trtillry for the very purpos"
8t forth by tlie chamber. The work of
pmx-iotng liatterieH for the new fortifica
tions hav not progref-sed as fcutisfaetoril .
as the War Derailment expected, but ad
rtittonal efforts are being made at tlm
time lo hurry the completion of big guua
am' get them in position.
SEAL TKBAIY AGKEED OX.
ContcmpIntCN Jrupeniou of Pelncjle
Sealli'u and 0011 to He Signed.
Unless the p'snt plans of Special Seal
Amliassador Fcter go awry, a treaty wijl
befi!gned at the State Department by that
official as the i epreentaUe of the United
States, and repre.?ntaUvea of Russla-and
Japan which contemplate; a suspension
of pelauic sealing in the North Pacific for
MkhiM Qreat Britain at the forthcoming
conferencein which (shaandCanadaandtlie
United States will participate accept the
treaty Which will lie signal tomorrow, the
Administration believes it will have done
everything poUble to preserve the seal"
It lies 1 lrvady been given out wnl-offi-cial'y
that the conferees now in Washington
have praetii all v agreed on a treaty
never fail to please those j
who enjoj' fine beers Uj
"Champagne'' is light
and sparkling. "Ruby" R
Lager is our dark, heav- g
g Washington Brewery Co..
p 4th and F Sts. IT. E. 'Phone 2154. B
The State Department is informed that
Or. Von IColn Hollenben, the newly ap
piii tel German ambassador t. An eric-i,
will spH Tor tliib cxrtintry on Xovcmber !
n th Lloyd steamer Wilbelm DerGroSie.
To Cnie Cold in One Day
Take Laxative Bromo Quinlue Tablets. All
druggihts refund the money if it fails to
cure. 25c. se2-U
Judge llagncr jesterday gnnted
dIone f-j Vi el Qtulfaui, from his Ait:
Caroline Sraffant on the groundh of de
hert inn .ma nl-anoonmeut.
Tn an answer filed j eterday to the bill
of complaint entered lor Oiorce by "lie. -dote
Kin, his Avife, Mattle J King, ad
mit his allegation of desertion
Patrick Duffy, a joung white man, was
coiiicceu tietore Judge Uradiey ei,urday
of the theft or a w atcti alued at $75 from
William H. Alarche on Octolier 1 labl lie
a remanded Tor s-eutence.
Attornejh Tracj L. Jeffords and Xcwtqn
DonnelKou yesterday secured an order
rrom Judge Dradley permitting a phjsician
to examine Dan Williams, recently euu
victert of emhe7letnent and confined In
the District jail, their object being to
tthow, in case a new trial is not secured,
that a long term of imprisonment would
permanently injure hlsj health.
"The Postal .Mining Company or Wash
ington city was incorporated "esierdaj i
Louis E. Barnard, James Gray, Charles
Brooks, William Brown, Carioll A. Brok",
Charles Mngill and A. u Glnucy. the
object of the organisation will be to de
elop gold, hilvei and copper mines in
Alaska, Colorado. Britlwh (.olumbia nntl
otlier localities. The capital stock of .the
concern Is 55,000.
B. & O. BULLETIN.
Baltimore and return, SI. All trains
Philadelphia and return, $2. All morning
trains Sunday next. lc.em
lo prevent colds; Rublul's Pills, the gieat
preeiitle agalust pneumonia, pleuiis,
bronchitis' colds in the head, etc. Wash
ington Homeopathic Pharmucj, 1007 B
street northwest No branches Telf
Dhone, 1605 no3-f
Indorse iliiy:i.trc.te O'Donnell.
At a meeting of colored citizens of tne
Dlrlct, held 'act nignt, at 210 C street
southwest. Alagitrate John II. CDonnell
wasj indorsed for the position now filled by
Judge J. G- Kimball in the police court.
Judge Kimball's term expires Dectmber 1.".
.Postinnsier Ieiier.il Gary Indorsed.
The MrKinley Republican Club met last
night at No. 1113 Nineteenth street south
west, and indorsed Postmaster Genera!
Gary for United States Senator to bui
ceed Hon. Arthur? Gorman.
Don't Fail to Get Your Barrister
check cashed. It'll help buy the best clear
in the world. no5-3t
You can't get something for nothing, but there is no reason you shouldn't get
good value for 3-Gur money. It is our aim to give better value than any one else,
and we willingly credit you without extra charge. Study these prices when you
need to buy, examine our goods you will find them as we say, better value than
3rou can get elsewhere.
I-Mltcc' Fine Seal Plush Cape,
edwd witli lMe fur. sood length,
fl) swaup- Worth $6.00.
Child's All WodSniW
short pants, very fine
material, all ages
Child's Short rants;
Suit, made of stylish
and durable cloth, all
llen'b stylish all
wool Suitsm cheviots.
plaid and fancy mix
tures; worth $10. Tor,
Men's StyMt Pants In All
Moc Tine Top Coat. $5. SO
ifon's StylishDerbysand Fe
Men's Tine "Blue and Black Ker
fcj Overcoats, worth $12
CASH or" CREDIT to suit your convenience.
415417 Seventh Street N. W.
I A Great Clothing
I Sale for Cash. I
$ Our purchase of the stock of Wellman, Reed rS
Li & Co. enables us to offer prices such as have f2
b5 r i . --..i. mi. 1- c 1:. K1 W2
y never Deiore Deen possiuie. xuimi ut uciug auic
to buy magnificently made stylish clothing at 4
rl 25 CEBITS OH THE DOLLAR.
H Read our Price List, aud remember these
feg are only a few out of the hundreds of bargains:
Td Men's Prince Albert.Suits, elegantly made.
H Real value,.$25
$ Men's Silk-lined Overcoats, real-value, 20.
ft$ Sale price . '.
W Men's Silk-lined Suits, real value, $20.
K3 Sale orice
Men's Honestand Service
able Working TrouHere,
taped seamed, double
Men's Blue, Black and
Taney Cheviot Troufcers,
t;ood business nants
Men's Trousers, phenom
enal valuealn Worbtedand
Cacblineres. We close this
lot out quickly by offering (T I Qyj
them at 4I.Zr
Men'H strong Working
Suit, for (inlck eeling
Men's Plaids and Over
plaid Suits, assorted styles
Men's faults, .Fine Cassi
meres, English effects, well
tailored; sale price
Mcu'h fine BCotcli Tweed
and Plaid Sultd, never of
fered for less than $1 1, for
this great sale
Black and Blue, good
looking, well wearing
Children's Suits two
pieces, well-made and
nicely finished, ages 5
to 14 years
Children's Suits In
Black, Blue, and Gray
Cheviots, made up in
first class manner
Children's Suits in
Plaids and fancy Cassi
meres, ail wool, ages -1 to
16 years old, our bale
Boys' Knee Pants,
strong and durable, 50c
their actual value, our sale
Boys' Long Pauts Suits,
ages 14 to 20
9lh and E Sts. N. W.
k lt-em WJ
924, 926, 928 7th,
to 704-706 K st.
9 924,926,928 7th,
to 704-706 K st.
THE DEPENDABLE STORE.
Saturday Sale of
which will be characterized by some of the greatest
values ever offered by an- merchant in this country.
Pr ces, which in every instance were fully 25 per cent
less than, others ask, have been shaved so close that but
little overimre cost now remains.
We are determined to get the great bulk of the
housefurnishing goods trade of the city and we've put
pricessottemptingly low that most every housewife in
Washington must be irresistibly drawn here today.
This department is practically a new one but right
from its inception has been a wonderful success. It oc
cupies the entire basement of our Seventh Street Annex
a stock that hasn't an equal in all Washington. No
economical woman can let toda3,5s great sale slip by with
out taking advantage ol it.
Tomorrow we shall sell fine white
Carlsbad china cups and saucers
per pair ror to
Jfou may have whlteporcrlain cups
and baucers, just for Uleoneduy,
per pair at.. sc
Tor the one day we shall sell Tine
white porcelain tea plates
White porcelain dinner plates will
be offered for thib one day
.lu'-t for one day today
you may have best quality lead
glass thin-blown table tumblers
and only a dozen to each cus
tomerfor a 1-to
16-inch gray enamel cooking
bpooub will go wu.i Tor 5c
14-inch gray enamel wash basins;
will be offered just for this one
day at IOC
2-quart gray enamel, long-han-dleo
oaucepaiib 101 todaj at ..XSSC
4-quart gray enamel teapots
will go today for 26c
8-cup gray enamel muffin pans
take tneni todaj foi XTC
2-quartgray enamel tea kettles
will go just for this, day at... .33c
Beautiful decorated banquet lamps
27 inches high-will be
offered for the one daj at..Sl.39
14-inch heavy nickel-plated
trab today foe 8c
Today you ma lake white tone
handled knives and forks, capped,
bolstered and meted handle very
strongly made rine quality
steel fur 70
Take the genuine Bohemian flow er
va"c. 10 inches high prettily dec
orated in green aud gold to
day lor 25o
Head j -mixed paints in one round
cans 50 different colors to cIicomj
from will be offered todaj for..SC
Gcnuiue blue Kiaga china cups
and baucers the regular price of
wluchib 50c willgo todaj for. 25c
Genuine Owari china cracker jars
which sell regularlj for 50c
todaj for 25c
Heavj triple plated Mler butter
dishes and sugar bowls will
be offered todaj for 97c
Oij,toS&Sk&s&f-'Z.rsQ y-" v-Si'tS..''&o
Credit Without Cost.
Credit Without Cost.
Prices like tliee never yet failed to draw- a crowd! We are
going to mahe this Saturday the bumiei day of the henou.
CHED1T loo without a question!
For Fancy Cheviot
As neat a business suit as any man
ever wore. Single or double-breal-ed
Coats cut, trimmed and lined in
the most, approved style -all edges
double btiloned deep facings they
arc $10 Suits-cut to SG.50 Just to
prove that we LEAD.
1 For Kersey and Melton
Choice of blue, black, brown or
drab. Cut in exactly the proper
lengths splendid body lining
sleeves lined with Skinner's best
bilk. No better coat qct sold for
S12.R0-our "BE QUICK" price,
Credit Without Cost.
CHILDREN'S REEFER SUITS,
Ages 3 10 8; Double-breasted Suits ages 9
to 10 double beats and knees deep braid
trinuningb warm, stj'lish and durable
duplicate them it you can-in any cash
Store 101 less man qiu-uui 111 ice jLyjun. j. .
Our third floor is devoted enurely to Ladies' Clothing.
I New York Clothing House,
I 3ii Seventh Street N- W-
Chlcieetcr'o Eaclloh Blampnd Bnni.
g Bttlatf K iTxlCa S
Orlr-lnal and Only Genuine.
Eri, aliriYi reliable. LADIES ask
Dioif.lv. ror vmenuur iiipiun ma i
iunJ Brand In lied Had bolil Tneullie'
;boxn, 5f a Tim oiae TiODon. i nuc
i.wr.nA imitation! AlBrB2zistf.oreeaA4a.
In ctampff ?cr p&rltonl&TS, leetfmonl&la aa&
KeUel ior t.aie, in tr, oy reinra
WdbjU Local DragjUu. riULAUA iA.
lilt HINKS JOJ.ES SPECIFIC t'Ul"
It cin Iik gncn wfttiont Ut ItnoTrtetlco t
tlio patient in coffee, tea r irtidcs of foon: wu
efl"ci.t a permnnBiil ami spooJ cuie, vuctlicr ti.r
patlf nt is a moclerHtP drm V-r r an nlcoliohc wrerk
Book of partiuilurs fv, o lie had of
F. . WIUlHin A tV. fllh V si -j. ir ITUnrtin. P.l
GOLDEN SPECIFIC CO.. Ptoo's. Cincinnati, 0.
JVS" liu tat their " Book oa Uorpliliiif Haalt." niilltd fre.
729-731 7th St.
Our Fresh Meat Depart
ment is just overflowing full
of the greatest bargain spe
cials. We have slaslied the
prices down on just the
items you want for today's
Uest Lean Tork Chops, 8 and a
hair cents pound.
Best Round SteaU, lie. lb.
Best Sirloin Steak, 15c. lb.
Fresh Beer for boillng,5c. lb.
Fresh Beef for roasting, 7c. lb
Sugar-cured Shoulders, 7 and a
half cents pound.
buckle's I c
Arbuckle's Coffee will be pulver
ized, If you requebtit, at 10 nnd a
3c. 4c, 5c.
Large Cabbage, 3c, 4c , Co.
Star and Borax doaps, 2 and a
Dry Peerless Soap, 1 and a half
12c. Coffee Cakes, 6c lb.
75c. bushel for B.irbanks.
Large Sweet Chocol ite, 3c.
Large Cranberries, Sc. quart.
Eggs, special at 15 and a half
The best Royal Family Flour at
$4.90 bbl. Every barrel guaranteed
Sacks of Royal Flour, 35c.
Large Grain Rice at 5 and a half
The best way to buy Matches is
the dozen box package. You then
get the wholesale price. 9 cent!
for 12 boxes containing 200 matches
Coal Hods, black lie
Coal Hods, galvanised 10c
Washboards, one side zinc 9c
Broom Dusc Pans 6c
Fainted Cedar Tubs 35c
Flaln Cedar Tubs 45c
Flour Sieves 5c
Wash Boilers, heavy 39c
Perforated Toilet Paper 2' c
12-inch Scrub Brushes 7C
Well-made Shoe Brushes gu
Rolling Pius, large 6c
Coal Sieves, square 5c
Coal Sieves, round 5c
Patent Mop Handles 5c
3 doz. ClothesPins..: 5c
Tin Coffee Pots, heavy 7c
Coal Shovels 3c
Clothes Lines, hemp 3c
Clothes Lines, cotton 5c
Cotton Mops 6c
Dish Tans, heavy tin 7c
4-stnng Brooms, heavy 19e
5-string Brooms, finest 21c
ASK for one of our complete
PRICE LISTS at the store, which
will be a great help to you in mak
ing up your order.
The Busy Corner,
8th and Market Space.
I JOHNSTONS I
I . 729-731 Seventh Si 1
Time in our Suit and Wrap De
partment. Prices made to suit every size
purse. No such values ever seen
or heard of before.
Ladles' Black Cloth Beaver Cares, 2a
inches long, handsomely braided, largo
storm collars, made to retail at $2.93.
Our price S1.S9
Ladies' Fine Tailored Black and Tan
sponged Kersey Capes. 27 inches long,
pleated back.flnished withstrapieanis,
made loreailat$7.50. 0urprlce..$3.S8
Ladles Black Persian Cloth Capes, full
30 inches long, 120 inches sweep, trimmed
with b'ack Thibet fnr, lined with black
serge silk, made to retail at $10. Our
Ladles Fine Stal Pluah Canes, full cir
cular Hwccp. edged with Thibet fur, lined
with fine silk serge, guaranteed not to
spot, macta to retail at $12.50. Our
price $5. SO
Ladies' I-ine XXXX Imported Salts
PSush Capos, bancfcorrely jetted aud braid
ed, some plain and pleated backs, with
plain aud fancy linings, trimmed wltli
Thiliet or Oppossum all around the cape,
made to retail for $25.00. Our
Ladies' Black Beaver Jackets, fly front,
this sennon's prodmti&n, 26 inches long,
well shaped and tailored, made to re
tall at $4.98 Our price SS.50
Ladies Ian and Brown Covert Jack
ets, some trimmed with braid, others in
plain fly front, all thia year's
stIes, weillnHuiedaud shaped, inadeto
retail at $0 9u Our price .$3.75
Ladies' Eomle Jackets, button high to
the neck, full-front shaped, man-tailored,
for the retail trade, as a special for
$7.50. Our price $-1.90
Ladies' Fine Black and Tan Kersey
Jackets, lined with black silk serge and
fancy silk linings. These garments are
well tillered, made to retail at $12.50.
Our price $6.90
Ladies extra fine Black and Tan Kereey
Jackets in exclusive styles; also Persian
cloth Jackets in shaped fronts lined with
heavy black satin made to retail
from $13 to $17.50. Oar price.. $9,90
Children's Reefers, from 4 to 12 years;
madeofwansatinette; box-coat effects;
made to retail at $2.23. Our price. . $x,S5
Children's Coert and Blots Cloth Reufere,
tri rreil with Straid. fancy col
lar; madi to retail at $3.93. Our
Children's Fancy Boucle Reefers, with
lxrt plait nack and frouu. in all the popu
lar shades; made to retail at $4.Qd.
Our price $3,98
100 Ladies' Tailor-Made Suits.
Ladies' fancy mixtures in Scotch cloth
effects; tailor made, fly-front suits. Soma
of the jacket faced with silk. Skirts per
callue lined; all this season's make, and
to be retailed from $7.50 to $12.50.
Our ir.ee S3.QQ
Second floor; main building.
Open Saturdar night-j.
, Sons k &
8th and Market Space-
7th. Street Entrance Family Shot Store.
Will Go On Your Bond
In criminal and civil cases. Will act as
receiver, as-ignee, guardian or trustee.
"Will prosecute claims of all kinds, and will
buy and sell such as are assignable. "Will
purchase real estate whose title Is de
tective or in dispute, or will dear up
titles for owners. Will pay back taxes as
This company makes a specialty oC
street anu steam railroad accident cases.
No charge for conwiltaUon. Financial as
sistance furnished to litigants on reason
loose about to bring fcuifc for divorca
should consult the company before taklcs
Washington Law & Claims Co.
JOHN G. SLATER, President. 1
Ofiicu,, 472 Lou simm Ave. '. W.
Telephone 1118. if
SHUT YOUK DOOIt "WITH
BLOU2CT Door Cheok and Spring
It save3 draught, fuel, time and
tei iper. It's a liquid, not an air
lSfcPi.Y, 1010 Pa. Ave.X.W.
Only place they can be secured.
Tlii and ! Sis,