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-• THE TACOMA TIMI\S — Member of th« Dcrlpps Northwest I-ea«u»
-»f Newspapers, the Ntwapaper Enterprl** Association and th« Unlltd
frtam Association*. Kntered at the Postoffice, Taroma. Wash., aa sec
pnd-elosa matter. Published by The Tacoma Times PublUhlng Co. ♦very
-•venluc except Sunday.
Rate*—By mall. SO cent! « month; fl a year; by carrier In city, }|
iMßta a month. Telephone, all departments. Main 12. Offlc-ea, Times
Building, 111 Pacific avenue.
A Great Record
Tf anyT.u-niii.iii should want any further dose-
Bt-lioitit' piool ni the great work the Hed doss is
doing, take a look at a few things the Taeoma
chapter accomplished during the last month:
.More than 2.">()0 knitted garments, including
sweaters, socks, wristlets, helmets and mufflers
"were turned in tor packing.
121!) garments were cut.
41 boxes were shipped, 32 of thorn to division
headquarters at <'amp Lewis.
3023 articles were turned over to the packing
committee during the last two weeks in April, in
cluding 11TG hospital shirts, 360 bed .jackets, 275
convalescent robes, 185 pairs of pajamas, 310 hot
water bag cove is,-80 pairs of bed socks, 90 pairs of
foot socks, 410 operating towels, 170 napkins, 10
pillow slips, 20 tray cloths.
A salvage department was established, with
headquarters in a $2200 building for which labor
aud material were donated.
The Ked Cross Gift shop showed $1025.46 profit
during the last 14 days of the month.
Five new auxiliaries were formed, bringing the
total up to 115.
IK) complete layettes were made and collected by
school pre-cirdes, each layette consisting of 36
Every Saturday mothers of the various school
districts contributed delicious home-made pies,
rakes, sandwiches and coffee for the soldiers and
sailors of the Soldiers' and Sailors' clubhouse.
"Bet the Red Cross is back of this feed" is wliat
Uncle Sam's men had to say about it.
Children of the Junior Bed Cross made 300 card
l)oard checkerboard*] 50 beaverboard checker
boards, and 10 game tables for the Y. M. C. A. huts
at Gamp Lewis. One hundred packing boxes were
Junior girls made 20 woolen house gowns.
In the last two weeks in, April 528 pounds of wool
•were received and 450 pounds given out; 20,130
yards of goods were received, and 18,482 yards
given out; 193 dozen spools were received and 116
given out; 846 buttons were received and 492 given
The motor division had two women on hand ev
ery day to perform Kcd Cross errands, and about
20 women were enlisted for active service in the
In one month 21,369 surgical dressings, includ
ing sponges, gauze strips, compresses and pads,
were turned out. Next month's quota for Tacoma
i will be 2!),700 dressings, or 23 packing boxes full.
The Red Cross is doing great big things. Sup
port the Red Cross.
"If John I>. i.'m i,, i, Hi■■■ -lion!.i ask you to lend lilm money at
I' ( per i 'in you uouUt do it," wnda an nftvertisoinciiit in the
\l\>w York I'wiiinu l'<"t. liuln <\ in.l we would not. If John 1».
should ask us i<> lend him money at I' t per ennt or any other per
rent, we'd liny (wo < i^nrx, knowing that Ix-fi.rr we finished (ho
second smoke tho end of the world would come sailing along.
Then We Shall Win!
They think we cannot beat them. It will not be
easy. It will be a long job. It will be a terrible
I war. But in the end we shall march thai terror to
We shall need all our qualities; every quality that
Britain and its people possess—prudence in counsel,
daring in action, tenacity in purpose, courage in
(defeat, moderation in victory, in all things faith;
and we shall win.
—Spokeu by Lloyd George on Sept. If), 1914, a few
weeks after the war began, and long before he be
»eaine the "man of the hour." How truly he spoke.
ConrcrninK a gentleman who waa sent l<> Martinique in a
ili|i|niiiitlir way, In hi > I imlituimm! remarked tlint 'i<- liad liimmi h|>
l»oint< il mlniHter to a volrano. Ami this imulii stand m th« oc<u
piilinii.il aero untCNH you |m fi-r John Iteed's \toM —Knuaian hoi
nli«-vikl consul nt <li<- Port of Ne iv
Mi ('. H. KiU>urn, 1 110 South honor.
39th t-t., will entertain the mem
oirs of the Phil Sheridan W. 11. C
at her home Saturday evening
with cards. Husi>s>nds of thi»
members will be the guests of
Relieve Your Indigestion
With A Laxative
Dyspeptics know that indigestion it .™»^pf>nttd by
constipation, and that until the bowel* can be lapiliml to
they will act freely and naturally every day at a stated bmaj
swallowing dyspsfMsa tabkta b of little use.
A gnat and growing number of mifferers from this
trouble find immediate and then permanent idief by the use
«f • oosnbinatioa of airapla lasadv* Ksrbs wkfc pepsin sold by
drugguu under the name of Dr. Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin.
TV* laxative herb* act on the bowels and the pspsia and «■>
tracts oa the dig«sth>« tnet. forming an SBcapbonaily stfwtivv
Idafcovtv tonic r*>
It U a COSttbfaatfaa that has bet* found wonderfully
Mpful fa inligsiiisi. wwsripartnaw bUiotmess, Uacfculinj
bad Weatk. belching and g>. on the stomacK. A ssaail dose
Is all thai b required.
Thm druggM wilt rtfund roar monsT sY It ImUm
nowoucAaß C DttCMwar§
J^tc^r OYRUP PEPSIN
pT. ffffTarT.** ivtjwn j» HHtlill
Ttis annual sale of th« /ion Xor.
wegian Lutheran Aid society wi 1
be held at the church Friday even
ing. Many fancy and useful alrl-
l;r \l, II MM'lMss INVOLVES
11< »i i:
"I am quite sure, Margie dear,"
began Dick, "that you remember
tli&t ride we took in the smaU
hours ol the morning the night be
fore we were married.
"I had been out with the hoys
at a farewell supper ami I h.i 1
drunk altogether too much, hut I
was bu'iilcnly sobered us you
voice cmik' over the wire. You
rememiier Dr. Atwater had been
talking to you on the duties of
"Neither of us, Margie, at that
time, had any more Idea that
:u.iri-i.i •• meant anything injio
than a glorious courtship and 1
remember I was madder tuan a
hornet at the old doctor for filling
you up with that old fauUlonei
bunk as I called It myself.
"Wasn't that ride glorious,
dear heart? As I write with deatii
looking over my should I can turn
a smiling face to his grim visage
wlieu I think of that ride. For '
have lived. No one can, take that
away from me.
"You were so dear that night.
You were so dependent and yield
ing. You wanted to believe all
that I said when I told you that
our marriage was going to be like
no other inct- the world began.
' 'Will you always love no,
Dick, as you do now?' you said, as
your clingling lips left mice. It
is the universal question, I expect,
but I was .flinii:.i Indignant that
you would ask it of me. Of course,
I would, only more so, and 1 swore
under ray breath at the old doctor
for putting any thoughts of duty
or responsibility into your pretty
" 'I did not want a wife to have
any responsibility,' I said to my
self. I only wanted a wife to love
and be loved.
"Margie, I did not think at tho
turn- that such thoughts as these,
which prohafhly fill the heads o?
all > onii". lovera, are the beginning
of the whole trouble and mistakes
of marriage—aobut a week after
-a man begins to wake up to tlu
l;ict that love is only a part of the
life that must be lived together.
"But that night my wife, you
will forgive me, now that I am
where I rannot ask forgiveness,
when I tell you that probably thai
night on that drive I was happiest
of my whole life. It was the ape*.
I know that the next day you
would belong to me and I was pas
sionately, delifiously in love witb
you. You were looking at m« to
calm your fears and comfort yea.
'No poet has pictured heaves
as I knew It that night and since
I have thought about it I have
come to the conclusion that even
in your greatest happiness you
must still have hopes of greater
happiness to make your heaveu
"You know, Margie, that a man
in my position cannot help specu
lating on the world beyond and t
am quite sure there is great jny
and happiness after death. Tro
heaven we have been told about
will not be the heaven at our
dreams unleea tiiere comes the
consciousness of greater Joy to
"Everlasting peace may mean
everlasting sleep, everlasting In
ertia, but everlasting happiness
and everlasting Joy must —to thq
finite mind at least —mean ever
1.1 i in.', hope. I don't know, Mar
gie dear, what.is coming to me
on the other side of the great sea.
"It may be everlasting Joy or
it may be everlasting oblivion.
But whatever it in I'll take my
chance. With all my faults, all
my 6lns, of commission and omis
sion, I am bat human, and for
mortals to reach immortality has
always seemed to me a task too
great for human mind to conceive
or human power to*achieve.
"I wish I had more faith, Mar
gie, lint you lee I only have
(To Be Continued.)
rles will be displayed and I pr>
gv-am will be given. Mre. M. O
Larson Is the president of the s>
Tike visii iim v. T. A. women of
the state will be entertained Vi '■
day evening at the Commercla 1
club with a general reception, at
which all of the women from Ta
coma and outlying districts will
After the formal reception ther*
will be dancing from 10 to 12.
Mlm Virginia Mcltonnugli H Hi-;
house guest of Miss Elizabeth Har
The MMkai r. T. A. will hold
the last meeting of the year nuxi
Tuesday afternoon in the school
Puater corps and comrades nun
friends are invited to a W. R. C.
card party Saturday afternoon in
the O. A. R. rooms of the armory.
All imi'imlh-i - of the Jolui A. l«>
--gan circle are requested to meet
In special session Friday afternoon
at 2 o'clock in the small room of
the Odd Fellows' temple.
The I it-- lodge will entertain
Friday n'ght at a dance for their
members and friends only. An in
vitation is extended to all the Elk-?
from the ramp and strangers In
the city. An informal eveulng Is
the plan of the committee.
Marrinffe liren-es wt<re issued
, Thursday to H. S. Hcgness of Syd
ney, Australia, and Evelyn Frye of
Kansas City, Mo.; Richard P.
Schulze and Greta P. Clark, both
ot Livingston, Mont.; Thomas F.
Gallagher and Esther V. Chrlstof
ferson, both of Tacoma; O. G. Ull
man and Ida Backman, both ot
Harrington; Walter Coutsuell of
Decatur, 111., and Levin* L. Cram
er of Tacoma; James R. Gray and
Margaret Chrlstlanson.' both of
A dance ■■■>iii|>hmcn<jiiT to (he
unlisted men of Camp LewU will
be given Saturday night at Sloan's
.icademy by the girl employes of
the N. P. railway. Invitations may
be procured by telephoning Main
Hone of VrtMMi wfH koM tbtir
regular bnaiMM meeting at Uka
I armory tonight.
Friday, May 10, 1918.-TH* TACOjIA TIMES—Pagt Four.
BY CYNTHIA Q REV
Dear Miss Grey: I have some
sls'ers, and a wounded brother
in ttie old country who are on
the verge of sturvation, where
they cannot get enough food.
Could you please tell me if I
should be allowed to send them
some food from this country?
It depends greatly upon what
country your people are In as to
whether you could send them
food. If you will consult the local
food administrator or the Red
Cross, they can advise you.
Dear Miss Grey: Wouldn't It
be a fine and patriotic Idea* to
convert the golf grounds In the
United States into war gardens
for the period of the war? Think
of the number of grounds in
the country, each containing 15
or 20 acres of good soil.
Don't you think it would be
much more patriotic for these
business men who claim they
must play golf to get outdoor
exercise to wield the hoe a few
hours dally instead of chasing
those foolish little white balls?
I was on a train the other
evening and noticed eight big
men playing golf and the
thought came to me that Uncie
Sam would a lot rather see those
big huskies hoeiug spuds.
This evening quite a few of
they boys at camp were talking
about it, and one of -them sug
gested i ii.it we ought to go down
to the grounds and plow It up
and plant spuds. One of the
Theater Has a Real
Treat for You
Then be heard the IVuiii
]>eter sounding "Taps"
All would be right now.
They would (urn in and lie
would not have to hear their
cursed songs. What mndo
it so still? Conscience com
menced to play horrible
dick*. A Toice sounded in
bis earn. "For God's sake,
liave tho troops come back!"
A flaming druma of a tor
tured soul wronged by
the country lie fought and
Tenne! Gripping! Thrill
MUTT AND JEFF
The House of Good
Pacific Aye. at Ninth.
No Dentist Can M&^k
Practice at a
Lower Price and
Give the Quality
of Work We Do W^
Wfl ran prove at any time lluit P^BB
nothing liul tli" very bent of ma- &&Mi2tmKtKKKP
tariftJfl are used in our dentistry.
All work guaranteed <m everything °- '' ," '
GOLD CROWNS FOR $5
AND A SET OF TWENTIETH CKNTURY TKI-JTH *X>H »l(U>0
Ul'AllAM IKI» 15 YEARS
Painleftfl extraction free when other work in contracted. Come
to ni) office »n<l play safe. Don't fall Into the bunds of nome
Hli.Onck who looks at four pocket hood first and your dental
work iicwond. My method* in I'ainlens Dentistry arc right up
to the minute. Pyorrhea cured, loose teeUi tightened.
TACOMA DENTAL PARLORS
Phone Mai* 4»tt 114«H Pacific Aye.. Mar Cor. 18th * Pike.
Opes Wednesday aad Saturday Krenlnßx and Honrtay
Maflfj. Vtmg RMnMtahed In Taconw.
loggers said he knew where he
could get a few teams and that
we should go down and do Ihe
plowing and planting of the
spuds. Do you'tliink this would
be a good patriotic idea? Do
you think we would be liable to
arrest for doing a stunt like
Yours very truly,
MEMBERS OV LOYAL LE
GION OP LOGGERS AND
Your idea is patriotic alright,
and I do not doubt your intention*
an- i in- bent; but I very niuch
friu you would have a difficult
time convincing the owners of the
golf grounds of the direct action
methods of any sort are very un
popular at tlie present time.
BUsineHtt people, as all otliora,
must have some recreation. All
work and no play iuake« Jack a
dull boy. To set the business man
to hoeing a war garden during his
recreation houis, would be equal
to putting you boys in an office to
pound a tyewrlter when you nre
in 11ii< habit of playing cards or
Of miirs.- iiii-re are bound to be
si.lln- s|;i< ki-rs; but I know quite
a few liii.siiii-ss men wlk> mude war
gardnn* last year, and who are
making even larger ones this year.
I think it would be more patri
otic for you in>js to wait until the
govern iiient orders the golf
grounds used for other purposes.
In one instance a golf ground has
been converted into a training
si at it hi. /
Dear Miss Grey: The letters
from mon and women on flirt
ing and its attendant annoy
ances, one sex Maming the oth
er Bex, lias interested me and I
should like to add my opinion.
On account of the unprece
dented slaughter of lniin*ii
beings on the i>lanet today, na
ture is sending out her S. O. S.
■ ••i Hi* and any human being who
is at all attuned with the earth
ly life will respond to some de
gree under some conditions.
Now those forces are only vic
ious and harmful when they are
uncontrolled and misdirected.
Like the floods of a river if
turned into a proper channel
they will be a blessing to man
kind; but if allowed to run
wild, will wreck and devastate
a man's life or a nation's.
There is a lot more I could
say—but "A word to the wise Is
sufficient." Think it over. Go
out of doors and look at the
beautiful spring, nature is
bringing forth abundantly.
"Call not that which the Lord
hath made, unclean."
There was considerable alarm
for a short while Thursday night
when a call from the Seaborn
shipyards was received at the
firo station on tho tideflats near
the St. Paul mill, statiug that the
fire had broken out afresh in'
some of he oakum where the aft
ernoon fire started.
No. 12 wagon was immediately
rushed to the scene. The blaze
was not as serious as was at first
supposed. A small three-gallon
chemical fire apparatus was suf
ficient to extinguish the flames.
It was learned at fire head
quarters r^riday morning that
several complaints have been re-'
celved recently about fire eondi- 1
tions along the waterfront, espe-:
dally in the district surrounding
the Tacoma shipyards.
Carlson, one of the Seaborn'
employes, who was slightly in
jured on the wrist Thursday, is
said to have -lost his coat in the'
j fire, and $100 In cash which he i
| claims was in one of the pockets. I
TO BE REMODELED
11. C. Bowers, manager of the 1
Donnelly hotel, baa announced
(luit contracts for improvements'
df the hotel have been let to the,
Hurley-Mason Co. The interests]
of Cheshire Miller have been
bought by the company, he s.-iid.
and the hotel will be refurnished
Out of Pawn
ANNUAL CLEARANCE SALE
You Take No Chances. Every Watch
Guaranteed 10 Years
SEE WINDOW DISPLAY
Hamilton, Elgin,^ £k p
Waltham, Rockford, *W MJ|
Illinois, Hampden, #
etc. fLJfJ and Up
If You Are Interested in a
Guaranteed to Pass Inspection, We Have a
Limited Number of
21 Jewel Hamiltons.
23 Jewel Elgin, Veritas.
19 to 23 Jewel Waltham, Vanguard
21 Jewel Waltham, Crescent St.
19 and 21 Jewel Elgin, B. W. Raymond.
19 and 21 Jewel Illinois.
19 Jewel Famous Webb C. Ball.
And many other standard makes at prices
worthy to investigate.
These Watches Are in the Highest Grade
20 and 25 Year
GOLD FILLED, DUST PROOF CASES
Out of Pawn
At Less Than Your Jeweler Can Purchase
We will loan you within 15 •;■;■ of the purchase
price, so what chances are you taking? m
Pioneer Loan Office
Established 1893. Bloom & Alexander.
921 PACIFIC AVENUE
The Men's Spring
ENDS ON SATURDAY NIGHT
TAOOM.A'B ECONOMY CENTER*
be ction I I^4- J I
A C r All pure silk
these shades only: j/^^W^jfj^j^\ \
Navy blue, brown and ffl^/^Ju^^^^
black. At the price ' $/'//# \ "^
they are less than
More Than 350 Shirts
Formerly $1.36 up to $1.75
Sateen Shirts ' Soisette Shirts
Crepe Shiits 3oft Collars
Madras Shirts Soft Cuffs
Percale Shirts Stiff Cuffs
The patterns and colorings are all that could be
desired. The sateens are in smart blazer stripes.
GOOD SHIRTS Soisette Pajamas
£Q A lot of d»O OQ Regular -
UJt smart look- yUmdV i y worth
ing percale shirts, in $3.50. They are made
stiff cuff styles, regu- of a soft material in
larly worth $1.00. wonderful striped and
There are all sizes up * designed patterns; all
to 17%. sizes of them.
A LOT OF $1.25 SHIRTS
0 C |» Yes, and there are even some among
•J «J C the lot that are really worth Mjnrach
as $1.50. They are broken lines of. several tetter
numbers. Soft or stiff cuff*. "Hen's Beetles"
intf. It will ' BJ tU"
-«^slo to $20 Cash
AtMP md a Small
l^liirment Will Fur-
I msii Your Home.
75 Steel Ranges, lending
niuki'M, in our stove depart
mk'iil to select from, ranging
We libtv » lot of I>etA>it Gm
ltiMigoi tliat wen- used «
Hhort time in an apart- C 1 C
im-nl house at
I $12.50 Iron Bed, *n 7r I
2-in. ik.si.m, Special.. foil J I
TIUs liixlci is juiai aa luxuri
ously comfortable as it look*.
It is built nfter tlie Knglish
! mode] :■■■<l lias an air of gre<U
Coniplotc lti-i|, upholstored inii
(AtM.n Hpanish 007 CO
Joat hor I lOU
S-foot K\l•-ii.-inn Pin Or
$35.00 oxl2 Velvet £O7 Ell
Itiig, special >ZliOU
Oompleto I/me of Go-Carts for
| $fI.OO and up
E. J. H&ckett. clerk of the city
police court, jru named justice
of the peace to raceMi .fudge
Frank Graham by the /sountf
commlMlraen ThtmUayl atlnr-