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The Just as Good as Ours
Are Not as Cheap as Ours
Economists for the People
The Just as Cheap as Ours
Are Not as Qood as Ours
All that is newest and best to dress everybody out from head to foot will be on display for your
inspection. In every department will be seen the signs and approach of spring. All the latest modes
and material are ready. We want you to come whether you are ready to buy or not. It will be a
pleasure for us to show you.
EVERY DEPARTMENT WILL SHOW SOMETHING OF SPECIAL INTEREST.
We have made unusual efforts to make this the greatest and most beautiful opening in the history
of our store for our friends and customers.
Spring is just over the hills to the South of you. It will be at your front door in a
week or so. Certain wonderful things will happen all over the land just as they have for
ever and ever so long. .Snow and ice will sl'p into the earth, the sap will go up the trees
and push out the leaves. The robins will hop about the lawn, the boys will be playing
marbles, aad your winter clothes will suddenly become too worm. Thus shall you know
spring is here. But we have known spring would come for many months and nature
would put on a new garb. So will you and we have prepared accordingly.
We take it for granted that every man is anxious to buy a new Suit, Hat, Shoe,
Tie that will be stylish and serviceable. That he will want to buy it for as little as possi
We have them in all the latest Fabrics and Fashions and Models. Newest things
in Hats! Newest things in Shirts!! Xewest things in Shoes.
Men's fine shoes.
Men's dress shoes.
Men's medium shoes.
Ladies' Oxfords and Slippers
$15.00 to $35.00
10.00 to 12.50
2.00 to 10.00
5.00 and 6.00
3.00 to 4.00
1.50 to 3.50
1.50 to 4.00
Come! You'll be Delighted, Pleased and Gratified.
Why spend your money for that that docs not give wear and satisfaction when you
can get the best just as reasonable.
We want your business because we feel that the value we give for the price paid?
this is to your interest to do your shopping here.
The Chief Feature!
Our Millinery Department will be overflowing with the greatest line of Trimmed
Hats ever shown at a Millinery Opening in Lau tens. It has been our intention to show
the most complete line that we have ever shown, and we are willing to leave it to your
good judgement as to what we have. It will be special benefit to you to see just what we
are showing in Gage and other high-class makes of the newest and most up-to-the-minute
Styles. You will find our prices right in every instant.
Miss Ames, of Baltimore and New Yoik, has charge of our Millinery Department
assisted by Mrs. Downey and Miss Bessie Crews.
Specialties in Ladies' Suits and Dresses.
The Xewest and most desired styles are here and we want you ^to see them.
Never have we shown such . alues. When you see them you will be convinced that our
store is the best place for you to do your Spring Shopping.
Ladies' Waist and Skirts.
We have never shown such a complete stock of Skirts. Everything that is NKW
will be found here. We want you to see them. Ladies'Waist in some of the best values
that yon have ever seen. We want you to see what we are showing from f>0c to $7.50.
All the Special Novelties in Small Wears.
We arc equiped when it conies to Neckwear, Belts, Gloves and all the small Notions.
Can get just what you are looking for if you call to sec us.
We save you Money, not in the price but in true merchandiseing, and we believe it
is to your advantage.
OlJTlTrTKRS FOR THE WlIOLK FAMILY