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VOL. XXXVTII NO. 152.
OMAHA, SATURDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 12, 190$.
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Saturday Big Sale Children's Coats
A sale of coats new roKi worth $7.50 and 98.0O for four nlnty-five. Over 50O stylish gar
ments. Heavy, warm, fall length roaU in all color. Made of good wool ma
terials ana Beautifully trimmed with velvet, goldbralds. emblem or self-
Wrap. I or girls 6 to 10 year. Yon ran make the little ones heart glad
LuriMirais at very unie coet, ir yon come Saturday
uiris iom Another fine assortment of i rinli and Bearskin Coat Odd lots on special sale
Saturday, at 82.05
Short Knit Skirt in cotton and wool for women.
White, black, red. gray. etc. .59c, 8c, 1 1.75
Children' Fur Set All kinds of furs, newest
styles, at .2.50 to $8.05
coats in fancy mixtures and plain
cloths. All long styles, some with
hoods. Nicely tailored and trimmed.
6 to 14 years sizes. $5.00
Clearance o: W omen's S25 and $30 Suits
Reduced prices, clo.;.e to half the regular. The suits arc
the season's choicest models. The one nud two of a
kind lots vigorously cut in half to make a quick clear
ing. . Saturday buy handsome $23.00 and $30.00 mod
els; choice of many styles and colors,
STYLISH LOXG COATS In
Novelty Mixture, Black Ker
seys and plain colors, filled
and Empire models. All 54
inches long, beauties, JJQ
EMPIRE AM FITTED COATS
Superb styles in black,
broadcloth and kersey. Tan
fitted coverts and brown and
navy coats. Empire and
fitted 54-in. garments.
OUR NEW "WOOLTEX"
COATS Shop the country
over and you'll see none to
compare with "Wooltex." The
styles are the most effective,
representing fashion's high
est ideals. The materials are
pure wool. too. New. soft
Cheviot 54-in. coats in new
greens, prays, tans, smoke.
and many black
A Sale of Jap Mink Furs One-Fourth Off
Saturday only. We give you choice of any piece
scarf, tie, throw or muff in stock, the season's best
styles, none reserved, all marked in plain figures; buy,
and at one-fourth off or 25 LESS.
Satin Shirts are the cor
rect thing now, pleau-d
. styles, with pocket, black
and colors $5.95
Sweater Coats for women;
white, gray, reds and all
best colors, coat styles
and high neck effects
t -$2.50 S3.95 S5.00
DAINTY TOILET SETS TOR GIRTS
at mrmci! coukteb ix iw rawer boxes
Ivory finish I-rtce set while, pink or blue 99.95 an J J
Shell flnlh 3-plece set oval back ' i
Banker Wan Resembling bisque, gold mounted puff boxes.. 88.00 aaa f?J
Card fane and Jewel Rozes tX'rSi
Satin lined Jewel Hn, fitted with mirror ....
Majslcure 8ta In bines, all high grade goods, similar to kinds professional
use, up from
J!. . M J. 1
SHOW VISITORS Ve This Store's
Conveniences All Free. .
Vail Bros l-oi.
Eastman's 1 or.
Toilet Water . . 25
Swift's holiday pkg.
soaps, large box 5
SfrSSS SHEET MUSIC
All tie bl successes of tne day at a vary special low price,
(lo extra It by mall.) SUHBOHXIT SITE, the lataat tattern
success for lc. by the wrltars of "Schooldays." Ton gat the
new hits here first, took to ne for them. Other popular aumbtra
Hang Out the Front lKor Key; Rainbow; I want.
Somebody to Call Me Dearie; Just Someone; Thi.t's I
What the Rose Said to Me; Mandy Lane; . Once I'pun i
a Time; Red Wing; You're Jut the Boy for Me.
Morning Cy; See Saw; Schooldays; Playmates; lup
tuese Walts; Black and White v two-stnl; Napar.ee:
You'll Be Sorry Just Too I.ate; Vhen the Moon Plays
Peek-s-Boo; My Brudda Sylvest; Take Me Out lo the
Ball Game. All these and hundred more, at
mn rzAjriSTs or attevdabce
Men's Overcoats and Suits for Fifteen Dollars
Over 1,000 Stylish Models, Every One a Dig $20 Value
A Saturday sale that simply caps the climax in men's clothes selling. A fourth of the price clipped off on the
finest, dressiest, most fashionable garments ever made for $20.00 selling. Overcoats and suits that are as thor
oughly dependable in quality as they look. All the newest shades now in vogue in suits. sfr g p"
The overcoats in regular and protector collar, in newest materials. Positively $20.00 values; tiff J.
Children's Overcoats In p'.aln and fancy
Kunxian styles, long loose coats and
storm and velvet collar reefers sizes
1 to 16 years 82, 13, 84, IS
Childrea's Suits Sharp price reductions
on our most popular lines, beet styles
and colorings. Buy now
Our 13. Ou Suits tor 83-00
Our $5.00 Suits for S3.00
I ones Coata for men. A fine new line
for Christmas In all wool double faced
materials. In new sharles and patterns
Every size, too.., and '.SO
Men's Bath Robes Greatest assortment of
Blanket Robes in all best colors, also line
of Terry Cloth RobeB, $2.50, 5.00, $7.50
Reefers and Mufflers make gifts a man al
ways appreciates long and square shapes,
black, white, tan, pearls, etc, 75c. $1.00,
$1.50 to $3.00
Silk Half Hose in blacks and the new col
ors, pair... 1.00 82.00 and 83.00
Silk Lisle Hose for men, look like all silk.
All the fashionable plain colors
at 23 and 50t
Buy Him Shirts There's rare good taste
displayed in the selection of these holi
day lines. Just the correct styles and col
ors and materials the careful dresser
likes best. The price, each $2.00
Or three shirts nicely boxed for.. 85.00
Silk Suspenders in holiday boxes, 50c, $1,
$1.60. $2.00 and 82.50
Holiday Neckwear In new shapes and col
orings, nicely boxed, $1.50, 91, 75c, 50
Men's Hate, Cap. Etc. "Bennett's Spe
cial" Hat, new, nobby shapes in new
green and brown shades, also black.
Best stiff hat in town for 83
Men's Fur Cap
81.50 82.50 $3.50 $4.00
Men's Corduroy and Kersey Caps in Bright
on, Golf and Jockey shapes, fur lined
bands 50 and 81
Children's Caps, corduroy, leather, astra
khan and chinchilla, with pull-down
bands 75 81 $1.50
SWEATER COATS Heavy all-wool gray and navy coats, also some with blue and car
dinal trimming, very special Saturday $2.00
Doys Heavy atorm Shoes
For coasting, skating and all around winter wear,
Boys' High Cut Storm Proof Shoes of black or tan
calf skin, triple soles all sizes 2V4 to 6V. for 83.29
All Sties II to 1 for S1.98
Soys SlasUa Storm Proof Shoes, high cut. laced
with top buckles, double soles and vlscollzed tan or
black, all sizes. to 11 tt. for K2.89
All sizes. 1 to 6H, for 4 83.79
Children's Rubber Boots Makes a fine Christmas
gift, keeps feet warm and dry, light weight and
fleece lined, sizes 6H to 10. for 81.83
Elzes 11 H to 2. for .. 81-60
Buster Brows Zfefltngs
Astrakhan, in red. brown or white 81.00
Bearskin Leggings, white 81.19
Chinchilla. In red. with pockets, gray, blue and
Brown leather Leggings, warm llned with strap
A Special Corset
erlng Waist...... OVJ
Saturday will be a busy day in the
popular department. We offer these
splendid corsets of fine grade mater
ials, in new tapering waist models,
prettily trimmed, with or without sop-
porters, at a rare bar gain, Tuxj centa.
Bennett's1 Immense Stocks, Bennett's Prompt Service and Lowest
Prices Assure You of Pleasant and Profitable shopping in
50c a I r s h ip
that flies, 25c
ft 00 Jointed Dolls, with eyelashes. 80o
1.?5 Jointed Dolls, fine wig, pretty
$3.00 Jointed Dolls, 25 inches hlph.
with lashes; very special 81.75
60c kid body Doll, Jointed and movable
eyes; fcaturday 36c
$2 40 Keatnex kid Dolls, Jointed hip and
The World's cleverest inventions in new and novel
toys, in greatest profusion, form an immense display.
up on the second floor. A vertiable wonderland. Play
things for the tiniest tot and for boys and girls. Un
limited possibilities for practicing economy, such as
you find in no other toy store. Shop tomorrow. It's
Train with engine, tender, car and
track; Saturday for 8o
Train with heavy iron enslne. tender
and three coaches, long, straight and
curved track. 14.50 values 83.E0
Mechanical Train with iron engine, ten
der and three coaches, largo figure
track; IS .00 train, special 84-50
Street Car with trolley and track. $1.60
We have several sizes in Koiary Print
ing Presses: sensible, lasting and In
structive. Juat such a gift any bright
boy will appreciate. See the demon
stration. We offer the $2.75 Pres
with type Saturday at $1.98
Babe in the Woods
Taking the Fort
Golf, and others
25c Paper Cut Out Toys for.
XOXZi TUBS 1TUBB
We have doll furniture and go-carts
in wonderful variety from small to
very pretentious sizes.
89c Parlor Sets for ,...50o
White Doll Cradles, 18 Inches long. SSo
Doll Dressers 10o
Large white enamel Bed Room Sets and
Brass Beds at special prices.
Mr. Jigger, the great dancing toy, see
the demonstration 60o
Bargains Fancy China
Over l.uuv half-price specials, beautiful, new imported
China for gifts. Special price tables of Plates. Cups and ,
Saucers. Tea and Chocolate Pots. Sugars and Creamers, and
every other fancy piece of China. Splendid chooslne at
960, 49c, 9 Bo, 81.60 tables, all KAI7 FKICB
New imported and domojtlc
steins, special Saturday
11.75 Steins. Elk design Wo
98c Steins, fancy 5o
75c Steins, fancy 49o
Great Saturday bargains in
choice decorative Plates.
13.00 Plates 81.60
f 2 .60 Plates 81-95
11.60 Plates 76o
75c Plates 850
Trench China Handsome Past
7-inch Flat Plates. $2.00 value 91-95
-inch Flat Plates, 13.00 value 81.78
Bread and Butter Plates, 1.2o value 750
Large Chop Plates, li value 89.98
13-piece Ice Cream Set, $25 value, $14.50
S-plece Tea Set. $19.60 value 811-60
7-piece Chocolate Sets, $21 value $18
In the Art Department
$1.00 Steins for 50o i 75c Handkerchief Box.. 95o
$1.60 Burning Sets .... 95o $1.00 Glove Box 60s
$1.26 Waste Baskets ... .60o I 25 per cent off toilet sets
25c Sewing Boxes 6o I and mirrors.
Xmas Pictures on display.
Frames Made to Order on Short Notice,
CHRISTMAS BOOKS FOR EVERYBODY
Of all the gifts of Christmastide a good book is one of the most practi
cal and appropriate. Books are remembrances that 'endure. Select them
wisely. Come where the choosing is best and where your buying is most econ
Late Fiction the best selling books, our price $1.08
The Leaven ,of Love.
A Little Brother ot the
The Circular Staircase.
Letters of Jennie Allen to
The Firing Line.
The Man from Brodney's.
The Diva's Ruby.
Corrle Who? -Mr.
Ganton & Company.
The Fly on the Wheel.
Trail of the Lonesome
J avert lie Books Thousands of them toy
books, books for the boys and girls, books
of adventure, natural history. Fairy
Tales. Etc. All at half price, from our
purchase from St. Louis wholesaler
t 5 to 75
Scrap Books ,10 350 05t
Autograph Albums Qc to 75
Children's Books All the
Henty & Alger books. The
Little Colonel Beries$1.18
Little Women 7oC
Utile Peppers 81.0S
The Elsie Books 7)
The Prudy Books for girls,
ek Portfolios Sample line from Herman
Scheuer & Co.. N. Y., 50 styles, all at half
price; perfect goods; ;all boxed
t 1 25? to S5.75
Post Card Albums Large shipments on
sale Saturday; substantial bindings, all
much less than regular.
Albums holding 100 cards
AlbumB holding 200 cards 19c
Albums, cloth binding, 200 cards iQc
Albums with leatherette cover 4l)?
Holds 500 cards.
Calendar and CliriMtmaa Cards Beautiful
new lines. New Xmas seals and labels.
"Home Made Jingles" by Grace Sorenson,
"Of Such is the Kingdom," By Metcalf. Leather binding.
Christmas Gloves and Handkerchiefs
Great One-Day Sale
Here Is a Christmas opportunity for
gift buyers that is exceptional. We of
fer choice of entire stock solid gold set
rings (except dlamcnds) at 20 per tent
off. Over 4.000 rings, set with opals,
turquoise, ruby doublets, garnets, etc.,
for men and women .
This offer is made for Saturday only.
Every ring Is marked in plain figures.
Positively largest line of rings ever
shown in the west.
You must come Saturday. Don't ex
pect them Monday at this prife.
Offer Is made with a view to do the
biggest day's business our jewelry de
partment has ever known.
The pre-eminence of Bennett's Gloves is unquestioned. In quality, fit, style, etc.. they have no superiors.
Our holiday lines are wonderfully well assorted now and prices most reasonable good gloves can be gold for.
Buy a Olove Certificate If you
don't know the size or color want
ed. We issue them for any amount
allowing recipient to make own
selections at any time.
Women's I-clasp Prime Lambskin
Gloves, all colors. .. .91.00 ana 81.85
Women's 1 -clasp Imported Cape
Gloves. English tang. 81. 81-95, 91.50
Women's 2-clasp fine French Kid
Gloves, all colors. 81.50, 81.T5, 82.00
Women's 1-clasp Mocha Gloves, red,
brown, gray and black, 81.95, 81.60
Women's 1-clasp sllk-llned Glove,
at 91.95, 81.60
Women's. 12-button Cape Gloves, Eng
lish tans, at 81-88
Women's 12-button Real Kid Gloves,
Women's It-button Real Kid Gloves,
Men's 1-clapp Kid Gloves, on sale at
91-O0, 91.96, 91.50, 89.00 ana 99.95
Men's l-o!asp Cape Gloves, on sale at
81.00, 81.25, 91.60,- 89.00 and 89.95
Misses' 1-clasp Imported Cape Gloves.
at 81.00, 81.95
Misses' 2-clasp Kid Gloves, pr.. 91X0
Youths' sllk-llned Cape and M'tcha
Complete lines of Women'i, Children'9 and Men's Wool-lined Gloves
and Mittens, also finest assortments of Men's and Boys' Fur Gloves
and Men's Automobile Gloves ever shown in this section.
The Xmas Handkerchiefs
Truly, these are surprising values. We went direct to the fountain
bead of supply for our holiday lines. We got the world's best right
irom iirst nanas, saving you all the In-between profits. Finest
all pure linen Handkerchiefs. See the great holiday Handker
chief Booths. Specially good values in each for Saturday.
Women's Pure Linen Hemstitched
Handkerchiefs 6o, 10c, 15c, 95c,. 36c
Women's Pure Linen Initial Handker
chiefs 10c, 16, 85o, 95o
Women's Pure Linen Embroidered
Handkerchiefs 15c, 96c, 36c, 60c, 75c
and up to 81.60
Women's Fine Armenian Hand-made
Handkerchiefs 6O0. 76c 81X0. 81-60
w omens Fine Swiss Fmh,nM.,.H
Handkerchiefs 10c, 15c, 96c, 36c
Women's Princess and Doehess Lace
Handkerchiefs 91. $1.60, 88, S3 to 810
Men's Pure Linen Handkerchiefs on
ale t 10c, 16c, 85c, 36c, 60c
Mens Pure Linen Initial Handker-
chlef 10c, 15c, 96c 35c, 50c
Men's Plain 811k aad Initial Handker-
tlilefS 35c 60c, 76C, 91-00
100 Fresh Dressed Geese
PER POUND 12i CENTS
Pig Pork Loins, lb
Pig Pork Shoulder Roast.
Pig Pork Spare Ribs, lb..,
Porterhouse Steak, lb.....
Prime Rib Rr.ast, bones out.. 10
etiolce Pot hoasi. U 7o and 6o
Kail Lamb L ub, lb HHe
Pall Lamb (shoulder Ko&st, lb. TiO
Mutton gtew, 1 it. a. for
Special Lard Sale
for T&c and 20 stamps
14 lbs for
;0 lbs. fur.
$1 so and .0 lumi'i
. n and loO BtAiiip
Kreh Iaf Lard. lbs. for ..91.00
U -.rrell s high grade leaf lard. In
paiis. 3 lbs. for..ic and 20 stamps
HAMS 2,000 lbs. Cudaby's Rex Skinned Hams, skin and fat re
moved, nice and lean, all guaranteed, all sizes, at 12 H?
Armour's Shield California Hams, all, selected and sugar cured, 6 to
10 pounds, average 6c
BACOX Cudaby's Rex Bacon, sugar cured, 5 to 7 lba., average by
the strip 1194 ?
Fruits and Vegetable Department
OXHOl SAX.B SATTTBDAT
Naveta, iic alio, dosen 10c
Navel, iuc sise, dosen 30o
Navels, 50c siso. d. s-n 400
Large Grape Fruit. 1 for .... SSo
Iarge Tangerines, dosea 40c
Covking Ai pies, peck 300
CARLOAD NUTS of all kinds for Christmas,
new stock, very best you can buy.
Jonathan Apples, peck , . 6O0
Helievue Celery, stalk 6e
Head Lettuce, each 10o
Hothouse lettuce. I for lOe
California Tomatoes, lb So
Banana, dozen 10c ana 16o
Freeh Koaalvd Peanuts, quart . . 60
All guaranteed fresh.
GENEVA SILK HOSE THREE PAIRS FOR ONE DOLLAR
The biggest hosiery special of this holiday season. Thousands of pairs have been sold in the last two weeks. Beau
tiful, brilliant silky hoae in black, white, piuk and blue. They have all the luster and swish of real silk, and are
very durable. Actual COc values, 200 dozen on sale again Saturday, at Three pairs Q()
Women's black silk hose
and cotton sole, very ser
Women's black lisle hose,
50c 75 c $1 $1.25
Women's black silk hose,
$3 $3.50 $1.50 $5
Women's black silk hose
double soles, spliced heels
at. v..$2 $2.50 53
Christmas Offerings in the Hardware Department at Bennett's
90 9er Cent Off Sals Basebumers
and healers continues, entire stock
Pocket Knives Very big assortments,
every kind of knife a man ue-
at 96c and 6O0
Others up to fa 00 and 20 stamps.
Baaors Genuine Wostenbolm, extra hol
low ground, $2.50
Baaoza, 86 to 89
And 100 Stam;i.
Caaflng Disk, M.e
cut. sells every
where at 17.10 or
Earney J.- Berry Ice Skates Best skates
made, all grades, styles and sizes,
Steel Side Walk
Hotter Spates tl -i
75c Bteel Koli-r
Footballs, at, up
Air Rifles. T5c, 81.
91-95 .and 1.50
And 40 Ptumpi
As used by all local and foreign
lefts upward from
Bobolla, to burn
25c size for
45c size for
tic size for
Carlstma Tree Holders . . .
, And 20 Stamps.
Boasters, all styles
and prices SSe ap
40 (stamps with
any at 48c or
tl Axe for. ...89c
S t e r a a a Coffee
while they 1: st
in chafing dishes acd
BENNETT'S BIG GROCERY
Bennett's Best Coffee, 3 lbs fl.OO And 100 Green Stamps
Bennett's Best Coffee, 1 lb 35c And 30 Green Stamps
Bennett's Capitol Flour, sack 1.5(J And 75 Green Stamps
Teas, assorted, pound 6Hc And 75 Green Stamps
Pure Ground Black Pepper, can loc And 5 Green Stamps
PEACH SPECIAL New Evaporated Peaches, worth 12 He per
pound, at 3 lbs. for 25
Swedish Bread, pkg 12c And lo Green Stamps
Maple Cream, 2 cakes loc And 10 Green Sumps
Baked Beans, "Best We Have," 3 cans.. 25c
Batavia Gloas Starch. 3-lb. pkg 23c And 20 Green Stamps
Economy Cleaner, for grease, bottle 25c And 10 Green Stamps
Grapefruitate. delightful to the taste... 40c And 20 Green Stamps
Polk's Tomato Soup, 3 cans 25c And 10 Green Sumps
Fheet Gelatine, Silver label, lb 35c
Imported German Cakes Fa
I line direct from the 'Father
Cottage Cheese, frt-.li made,
epeciai new lot, worth
Bennett's Capitol Mince Meat. I pkgs.
Hartley's Imported Marmalade, jar
Oatmeal and Graham Crackers, pound
Full Cream Cheee. pound
(omesllc fwifs Cheese, pound
R & R Plum Pudding. 1 lb. can
Franco-American buups, uU can ..
Candled Orange Peel, pound
Queen Brand Vir.tgar, large bottle....
CABBIB8J Xa the
Mixed Candy, lb... 10c 19 He 16o
Assorted Candies, pkg... 60 ana 10c
Baited Peanuts, pound lOe
tor.... 93c and 10 Green f lumps
90 and 10 Green titmnps
x'jo aim iu oreen feiampa
900 and 10 Green Stiimps
950 and 10 Green Sums
95c and & Giren htan ps
3ic :d Green Stamps
S&c.anl 1') Green iampi
950 ani :0 Grn Stamps
California Fife-, pkg..... 60 and loe "
jew lMiei, pound XOS
xtutiy corn, delicious