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Tomorrow we place on sale and
display the sensation of the present
season in garments. This is the
'' Combination Trio." Or, in other
words, a suit, parasol and hag to
match (note cut opposite). The
suit is made of superior quality
linen. Colors are blue, white and
natural. The hag and parasol
match exactly. This is one of the
novelties of the season, and you
1 will certainly enjoy seeing it. Price
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PAY WATER DUES
Satisfactory Conditions in
Yalley Dry Weather in
"W. M. Heed, district engineer of the
reclamation service, has returned to the
city after a week's absence. He has
beenat Hoswell, X. M., and otner
points in the Pecos valley on routinu
business connected with the reclamation,
Mr. Reed reports good farming- con
ditions in the valley on jOe irrigated
lands and states that the farmers in
that section are establishing a record in
the reclamation service in the payment
of their water dues.
"About 5 percent of the first instal
ments have been paid," said Mr. Reed,
"and that is as good as could be found
in the reclamation service anywhere. It
is my observation," he continued, "that
the farmers who have a medium acre
age are the ones that are in the best
condition, judging- from the prompt
payment of the instalments.
"As regards the range country, how
ever, there is a different report. Al
ready the effects of continued dry
weather are being felt."
'GRIEF CAUSES A
Other displays in linen and -wash suits are
a feature for the balance of the week, so do
not fail to visit the Garment Section.
Sale and Display
Of Summer Skirts
Separate skirts axe one of the needs of the hour. Realizing this, we will
show the sbalance of the week one of the handsomest assortments of skirts
ever seen in El Paso. Briefly stated, the display embraces
The new Parisian novelty known as the "Tulipe,,"skirt, in fancy (materials;
voile skirts in the new "Chantacler" styles; skirts an novelty mixtures, of
every imaginable color and style; wash skirts of French, Irish and Eamier
linen in white and colors: the "Horroko" rep skirts in thegiew tunic ef
fects; asKl the handsomest assortment possible of white linen skirts hand
- In Regard to Prices
The showing1 of skirts is so extensive it is im
possible to give individual items and prices. How
ever, yon may rest assured that the prices are
just as attractive as the skints themselves.
Passes Away at Globe Fol
lowing Husband's Deati
Globe, Ariz., April 20 Suffering from
a s-ere attack of pneumonia and grief
over the death of her husband Satur
day, Mi's. Hugh HIgdon died last even
ing, leaving five children, the oldest 19.
the youngest 5. The family was very
prominent, having resided here for the
past 20 or 30 years.
Our snowing is now complete with linen,
linene, pongee and fancy silk parasols. One in
troductory special for the week rf f y f
$2.25 Parasols for pl.tD
XOVELTY FILM AT CRYSTAL.
The Crystal, "the hou"e cosey," to
night will show two features films. "The
Acrobatic Fly," or "Nature's Vaude
ville," as the makers called It, shows
magnified flies as big as dogs doing
unusual stunts. This film was an Eu
ropean sensation, according to the film
journals. A film d'art, "The Blue Swain
Inn," presented, by French actors, Is
the other feature. "Two Gentlemen of
the Road" is, a long American comedy.
Best Spring Tonic
Doctors of All Schools Agree That the Best Tonic-Stimulant
to Build Up the System That is Run Down' and
Weakened by the Long Strain of Winjer and to Drive
Out Spring Fever and Malaria is Duffy's Pure Malt
Whiskey, the World's Greatest Medicine.
By springtime everyone is in a more or less played out condition just right
to catch any disease. Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey aids in destroying the disease
germs, and .by its building and healing properties restores tissues in a gradual,
heaJthy and natural manner. As a tonic and stimulant it is (Dhe greatest strength
giver known -to science. It is a wonderful specific for use at this time of the year
to enrich iphe blood and strengthen the system which has been weakened by the
long siege of winter and rsvhich needs ibuilding up from (the attacks of coughs, colds,
pneumonia, grippe, asthma, bronchitis and other winter flls which everyone is sub
ject to. It aids digestion, quickens the heart action and restores health and vigor.
Tonic and Stimulant i.
T am very well acquainted with Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey and consider it
equal to the best in the market for (medicinal purposes whenever a stimulant and
tonic is needed. It iB pure, palatable and a very beneficial stimulant, and I have
prescribed at for years." Dr. Edw. C. Tinsley, 1117 E. 19th St., Indianapolis, Ind.
Ministers of the gospel, doctors of medicine, nurses and people everywhere
unite in commending Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey the only perfect tonic stimul
ant, the one true medicinal whiskey.
Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey
has to its credit fifty years of success, without a question -as to its merits as a
Temedial agent. It is an absolutely pure, gentle and invigorating stimulant and
tonic. During this time it has brought the blessing of health to overworked men,
delicate women and sickly children who find an it the strength-giving properties
hat are so necessarv to them. It makes
the old feel young and keeps the young
strong and vigorous. It is prescribed
by doctors and is recognized as a family
BT'" ! . ' b i v Wss'i $ itHi ?' '11 r I
PITTSBURG GRAFTER TO,
BE EXTRADITED FOR TRIAL
Albany, N. Y., April 20. Governor
Hushes today granted a requisition for
the extradition to Pittsburg of Frank
N. Hoffstot, president of the Pressed
Steel Car company, under indictment on
a charge of conspiracy in connection
with the Pittsburg graft cases.
CAUTIOIf When you ask your drug
gist, grocer or dealer for Duffy's Pure
Malt Whiskey be sure you get the
genuine. It is an absolutely pure
medicinal malt whiskey and is sold IS
SEALED BOTTLES OXLY never in
bulk. Look for the trademark, the
"Old Chemist." on the label, and make
sure the seal over the cork Is un
broken. Price -51.00 a large bottle.
"Write Medical Department, The Duffy
Malt Whiskey Co., Rochester. N. Y for
a free illustrated medical booklet, con
taining testimonials and rare common
sense rules for health, and free doc
HEATH DA3IAGE SUIT OX
TRIAL IS FEDERAL COURT
The hearing of the damage suit of
Miss Lillian Heath against the El Paso
Electric Railway company, was called
In, federal court "Wednesday morning bj
Judge Maxey. The plaintiff asks judg
ment for 40,000. The petition in the
case recites that on November 8, 1909
a smelter street car was not stopped
long enough for her to enter the vesti
bule, and that she was thrown to the
pavement, sustaining alleged permanent
Injuries. The accident happened In
Jront of the Sheldon hotel.
New York, N. Y., April 20. Frank N.
Hoffstot was arested today on a k war
rant Issued in Pittsburg charging him
with bribery and conspiracy in connec
tion with the Pittsburg graft and al
leged bribing of Pittsburg councilmen
with $40,000, in Hotel Imperial in this
EARLY RISERS SEE
"Washington. D. C. Anrll 2ft t?t-0
;pntnir -R.70.. rr. Clear View oi a jjuBiiuiucuuu
w"??2?-e?!n-f . aPPea?d of us will live to see again
. iiwuac j-5i:icuiturai commit-
lcc waay ana argued in favor of his
bill repealing the tax on oleomargarine,
substituting therefore a law tasJnc- an
1 annual license on manufacturers, whole-
-v.. auU ic timers. jiurieson said
strong Influence is at work to get Texas
congressmen to oppose the repeal.
Professional musicians and ex
pert piano players favor the
small grand piano. They are the
only perfect piano, and should be
used by those aspiring to become
finished pianists. The action Is
so elastic, the tone absolutely
perfect, making"playing a real
pleasure rather than a task. TNTe
have just received a shipment of
the finest lot of grand pianos ever
shipped to El Paso from the world
renowned Sohmer & Co., the fa
mous Ivers & Pond, and the cele
brated Adam Schaaf.
In the Sohmer Ve have their
Louis XV. Art Grand, used by the
world's greatest artists. "We have
the Ivers & Pond Princess Grand,
famous the world over.
In order -to introduce our ex
ceptionally fine line of Grand Pi
anos we are going to sell them
at from 5600 and upwards. We
take old instruments In exchange
as part payment, allowing all
they are worth. Ask for onr easy
"We cordially invite Musicians,
Music Teachers and piano buyers
to call and examine our excep
tionally fine stock of grand and
upright pianos at our new loca
tion, cornpr Texas and Stanton
THE BIG PIANO HOUSE.
US N. MHHtcm St., EI Paso, Tex.
PkoHc 295S, RIbs X.
If Is Cream could
c2? ial:c the place
of meat as thesub
stantial dish at
of money would
Ice Cream, which
has always been
considered a lux
ury, costs less,
than meat. Its actual cost is about one
cent a dish.
And it js srocd. substantial food too.
Dissolve Jell-O Ice Cream Powder in
milk and freeze. That is all there is to do.
Flavors Vanilla. Strawncrry. Lesion Choc
olate, and Onflavored.
Mmrararj-, pacfiagos U ccms. E
Beautiful Kcolue Book Vejv I
Tae Geaesge Pore Feed Co Le Roy, N. Y. j
The phenomenon that is causing much
talk all over the civilized world can be
seen about 4 oclock a. m.. in the di
rection of the rising sun. A clear view
can be had with a good telescope. The
El Paso Optical company has stockeo.
up with a special line of telescopes and
field glasses, enabling one to get a
clear view of a phenomenon which none
get a telescope as low as s.to ana as
high as $40, and not alone will you be
able to use it these- early mornings to
see the comet, but your vacation this
summer will be more enjoyable.
The window on Little Plaza will
show you a few instruments. Go in
and ask Segall for some detailed in
formation on telescopes. He will be
glad to answer questions.
TENQFNTFOR PRINTING PUBLIC FIGURES
(Continued From Page One.)
FINE LEGAL POINT
INVOLVED IN CASE
Mr. A. E. Chase, 11 Bridge street,
Nashua, N. H., wants to tell catarrh
sufferers what Hyomei did for him. He
"About six years ago I first began
using HS omei. I was at that time badly
affected with catarrh, had been for over
twenty years; had been to doctors times
without number who, of course, would
help a little while, and then I would
soon be as bad as ever. I had become a
nuisance to my family and friends,
would cough, hawk and spit all night,
and it was generally believed I was
soon to beoome a victim of consumption.
I can testuy I have been thoroughly
cured by breathing Hyomei. I always
keep Hyomei on hand, however, for use
when I catch cold only, and after six
years experience in mv own case and
hundreds of others I have recommended
I can safely say it is all you claim for
No stomach dosing when you use Hy
omei (pronounced High-o-me). Pour a
few drops into the little hard rubber
inhaler and breathe it ,in. It kills the
germs; soothes the raw and sore mem
brane and cures catarrh.
Complete outfit ?L00, including 'in
haler; extra bottle of Hyomei 50 cents
at druggists everywhere, and at KeJly
& Pollard's. Mail orders filled by
Booth's Hyomei Co., Buffalo, N. Y.
District Attorney Unable to
Decide as to Proper In
dictment. District attorney TV. D. Howe has a
most perplexing question to solve, and
though assisted by several members of
the El Paso bar, he has ben unable as
yet to arrive at a definite decision as
to whether a certain offence Is swin
dling or forgery.
It is stated that James Lowry, under
indictment on a charge of burglary,
opened an account with a local bank in
the name of the Boston Tailors, the
checks to be signed by George E. Conk
lin, he being Conklin. He withdrew all
his money from the bank and then
drew several checks In the name of the
Boston Tailors, per Geo. E. Conklin.
The district attorney says he cannot de
cide if this use of an alleged fictitious
name should lead to putting, a charge
of forgery or swindling.
take the matter up with him and It
can be satisfactorily arranged."
Martin Soon Informed.
Welsch had another motion which
was declared unnecessary, but never
theless he said: "I move that the
secretary be instructed to send a copy
of this resolution to Mr. Martin as soon
That the secretary was anxious that
Prof. Martin should have the report at
once was shown by the fact that he I
Immediately went to the office of the
city auditor and telephoned the super
intendent of public schools the whole
Three Trustees Absent.
Trustees TV. Lu Tooley, TV. L. Gaines
and TV. Ii. Peabody had been notified
of the meeting and Its purpose, but
failed to appear.
Prof. Martin Is Silent.
Superintendent F. M. Martin declines
MEXICAN BTJEIED TO
ARMPITS IN SAND
to make any statement regarding the
action of the four members of the
school board in dismissing him. He
states that he cannot say positively
when he will leave El Paso nor what
action he will take relative to the en
forcement of the two year contract
which was signed when he was brought
to El Paso in July, 1S0S, to assume
charge of the public schools.
Prof. Martin came here In July, 1908.
from Austin, Texas, having been ap
pointed superintendent of the city
schools to succeed professor G. P. Put
nam, who had previouslj been dropped
from the office. At that time Prof.
Martin was chief clerk in the office of
the state superintendent of public in
struction. One year 'ago Martin was stripped of
all authority by members of the school
board and, though he continued to draw
his salary, he was a mere figurehead,
the Internal committee of the schools
ens Shirts or
en's Good Shirts.
hich Ever Way You Want
This warm weather suggests an ample supply of
"We make the positive asseftion that we have not
only the bestmakes and choicest patterns but the
very best values in town. .
.TORTH SEA STIRRED
BY TERRIFIC STOR3I.
Cuxhaven, Germany, April 20.
A wild storm is raging over
the North sea today. Shipping
generally Is harbor bound, and
disaster to fishing fleets is
Denton, Texas April 20. Bur
glars at Sanger late last night
robbed the H. C. Kay drug com
pany, the Davis jewelry store,
the Sanger Drug company and
the Griffin jewelry store, es
caping with $1000 worth of
gems and merchandise.
TO HAVE ESCAPED.
San Francisco, Cal., April 20. The
search for the two daring bandits who
held up the China-Japan fast mail
train near Benicia Saturday night has
shifted from the hills and canyons near
A search in the hills between Mar
tinez and. Pinole and further to the
south failed to reveal any traces of the
bandits and the Impression is growing
that they have escaped.
STONE-WEBSTER 3IAX QTJITS.
Galveston, Tex., April 20. Harry S
Cooper, six years manager of the Gal
vebton Electric company, today sent in
his resignation to Stone and "Webster,
at Boston, owners of the company, ef
fective June 1. He will remain in Gal
Eear Catastrophe Occurs at
Scene of Excavations for
Salvisjon Gonzales, a Mexican laborer
employed in the excavation work at the
site of the new Eggers apartment house
on North Oregon street, was buried to
the arm pits Tuesday when the sides
of a ditch caved in.
Only the loose dirt fell and while a
number of laborers worked heroically
to get their companion out, others held
back the heavy clods, -which If they had.
fallen would have crushed the laborer
to death. Some of the clods were so
large that it required a sledge hammer
to break them. The man was not in
jured. He reported for work Wednes
QUANAH ROAD HEADS
(Continued From Page One.)
How often do you
eat this food?
A short time ago there appeared in
the columns of one of the prominent
magazines an article on building brain
and muscle by the proper selection of
the foods you eat.
A good many people were surprised
to find oatmeal placed at the top of the
list of foods recommended; but if the
article had appeared in an English or
Scotch paper every reader would have
expected to see first place given to
As a matter of fact Great Britian
and Europe come to us for tremendous
quantifies of Quaker Scotch Oats be
cause it represents to them, perfect
food, being the richest in flavor and
best in cleanliness and purity, of all
It is packed in regular size packages,
and in hermetically sealed tins for hot
t Miss Seeing The
lany New Things
If you do not visit this store regularly you are not
keeping posted on the new creations in jewelry, sil
verware and novelties "because there is something
new aiiiving daily. Among the many new things
are the beautiful .
Baking Dishes Sandwich Plates
Pie Plates Ice Tubs Bean Pots
made of flateware and some of flatware and a high
grade of pottery. They are, by far, the most beauti
ful articles of their kind ever shown in the city.
Your visit would be appreciated.
W. T. H1XS0N COMPANY
"The Gift House of the Southwest"
SEND FOR CATALOG.
Austin to Rockport and Aransas Pass.
President Walker, of the latter com
pany, with Wiley W. Lowrey, of Okla
homa City, president of the Southwest
ern Land company, and who pur
chased the entire townsite privileges of
the new road, left here today for an
automobile trip through the entire
country from Quanah to Rockport by
way of the points enumerated.
BASK PRESIDENT DIES.
San Antonio, Tex., April 20. James
P. Barclay, aged 58, president of the
National Bank of Commerce, this city,
died suddenly here today. He resided
in San Antonio 20 years.
That is why
cUnck in a class by itself. For
nearly sixty years, Burnett's
Vanilla Extract has been the
recognized standard of purity and
excellence by which all other
Vanilla Extracts have been judged.
You may look the world over
and you will never find another
vanilla anywhere, quite so rich
and satisfying in strength owith
quite so rare and delicate a flavor.
Asr. far Ii m
no other brand. m
You can go all over the
entire southwest and
you will not find a bet
ter line of buggies, har
ness and saddles or a
store that will give you
fairer prices than this
store. When you are in
the market for anything
in our line we would be
pleased to have you call
and make an investiga
tion. If we can't give
you better values we
will not solicit your bus
iness. The Myers Co.
"THE BUGGY PEOPLE."
Wholesale and Retail.
310 S. El Paso St.
having- essayed to assume all authority
in the selection of teachers and the 'con
duct of the schools.
Protest of Citizens Ijrnored.
Tiiis action on the part of the school
board caused a protest on the part of
citizens who believed that politics
should be kept out of the public schools
and when a meeting' was held in the
city council chamber to protest against
T. P. ATWOOD and
Capi. H.W. McGHEE
Have Opened a Real
Estate Business : : :
under Hie name of the
De Shazo Realty Co.
"We offer to the public
careful attention to all
matters intrusted to us.
We have some good bar
gains in valley and city
lands. Mve years' ex
perience in surveying in
this valley makes our
information as to these
List your property
De Shazo Realty
Suite 8 Stevens Bldg.
the action a personal encounter be
tween mayor Sweeney, who backed the
arbitrary action of the school board,
and former judge J. 21. Goggln was nar
rowly averted. However, "the protest of
the citizens was of no avail and the
superintendent was strioped. of his
authority over the protest of these citi
zens, in one of the stormiest sessions
ever held in the council chamber.
Here is a fine
chance to buy
a $2.50 foun
tain pen for $h
Sale lasts -All
SCOTT WHITE & CO.
204 St. Louis St.
This List of
At 60c Each
By Rex Beacn.
By Gilbert Parker.
By Ohas. E. Walk.
lafctle Brown Jug,"
"Into the Primitive,"
"-40 or Fight,"
By Emerson Hough.
108 MESA AVE.