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THE BKE: OMAIIA, SA'LTBDAY, JANUARY 4, 11)13.
TWO-PIECE OZTSBBWIIAB, CMh
mere, natural, Memo, BgyptUii.
Klnda that sold for 11.00 to 11. SO.
for BOO to $1jOO Oarmsnt
8XXXT8 that Mold for $1.00 to 11.00.
now selling for 7Bo to $1.85
60S HEOXWXAJt for 3M
IS. B0 to fS.OO Sweaters for SZ.S0
to " 3.S0
Roys' and girls' 60c to J 1.00 Union
Suit for 39o and 69c
Horn and girls' 60c fleeced Shirts and
Drawers for S9o
Saturday sure to bring big
crowds of savingly inclined
people to our great January
Children's and Infant's Coats
and Lresses Reduced
Children's White Dresses, French
or Russian style, 2 to 6 yearB;
sold for $1.00 to 17.50, now
85d to S4.50
Children's Coats, whlto and colors,
In serge, broadcloths, corduroy,
i chinchilla, 2 to 6 years; sold for
$3.95 to $15.00
. a1!0 ?2.75 to S8.75
$2:66 to $10.00 Infants Long
Coats for 51.05 to S6.50
Other article, too many to enu
merate now Belling at Onc-
Fonrth to One-Third Under Price.
Bona-fide Reductions on Our
High Class Apparel for Men
and Young Fellows
In asking that you give this salo
your consideration, wo want to
remind you that there is an Im
mense amount of difference be
tween the clothing this utoro sells
and the kinds that It doesn't sell.
That account for the fact that a
Benson & .Thome garment at any
given price la a better garment than
other stores sell at n like price, re
gardless of the occasion or tho ad
$10 and $15 Salt nnd Overcoats for 911.00
20 and $18 Suit and Ovcrconts for $l.fSO
825 and $22.B0 Suit and O'cnata for $10.50
$30 and $28 Suitn and Ovrrocata for $10.75
$85.00 and $82.50 gait for $24.00
$35.00 Overcoats for $28.00
$-10.00 Overcoat for $.10,00
Suits and Overcoats for Wee
Lads of Two and for Big Brother
Not Yet Out of Knickerbockers
$5.00 Salt for $3.50
$6.50 and $0.00 Salt for ........... $4.50
$8.50 and $7.50 Suits and Overcoats for $8.50
$10 and $ HulM and Overcoats for . .$7.50
$18.50 and $12 Suit and Overcoat, $0.75
$15 Snlta for $11.00
$18.50 and $15 lOvercoata, for. ..... .$11.00
$20 and $18 Overcoats for $13.50
Tho sulta for Httlo boys are in Russian and
Sailor styles; fpr bigger boys in Norfolk and
double breasted eiyles.
Overcoat for little fellows, 2, to 10 years,
and school ovdrcoats in sires 10 to 18 years.
of Quality Wearables for Men Young Men,
Women, Misses and Children.
"Wo irifikc thiH prediction because of tho crowds of the two days
past crowds which go to prove that a considerable number of people
in this vicinity have learned to temper their opinions of advertised
bargains by the stores which do the advertising a circumstance which
redounds to the credit of such stores as this where the ndvertised re
ductions are based on tho regular prices, not on imaginary values.
Real Bargains in High Grade Apparel for
Women, Small Women, Misses and Children
SABIES' rus SITTB, stylishly designed, Junior and Small Womon'a Bolts 15
elegantly made from such high grade to 159 null for $13.50 to S29.75
furs and eastern mink, olntcd fox, ot
ter, southern mink, .Tap mink. Aus- Junior and Small "Woman's Coats. $12 to
IralJon lynx, molo, Isabella fox. rer- G Coats, for $8.75 to $33.00
slan lomb, chinchilla, electrlo seal, Hu.l- . ... .
son seal. Austrian seal, Persian paw, Tnr oat'1 "UdB0" 8. Ur. pony
marten and coney. ,,,B( now w
tts that sold for $0.76 to 8310.00, now
,rtdnotd to $8.76 to B198. j 4?iu0 to f S7.60 Fur Lined Coats, reduced
Misses' and Children's
W7.60 to 89.50 Opera Coats, reduced to
Fur Sets to $00.00
3.90 to $28.80 lists for 3.35 to 110.75 aS.B0 to $17.80 Oirls' Ooats reduced to
$10 Russian Mink Scarfs l0"0
v Kf $18.80 to $39.78 Srsssas, In silks, ser-
IT ft.OU ges, etc., for ...8.75 to $18.80
$22.05 to U5 Muffs, in
Finest Furs, Reduced $3.so to $o.oo ladies wuu, nks,
417 n 410(4 linens, flannels and hand made lace,
?1 l.DKJ VO now selling at $36 to $47.60
A Rare Opportunity to
Buy Quality Footwear at
Worth While Savings
Dress footwear in patent, dull leather, vel
vet or ooze calf, turn or welt soloa; cloth,
satin or leather toppings, carries high or
low heel; short forepart, button models:
sizes 3 to 6, AAA to D.
Early season soling price $6; now 53.95
Ladles semi-English boots, come in dull
and Russian stock, welt sole, wing tip, se
ceding too, high or military heel; sized S
to 7, AA to D.
?3 to $4 values, for.. $1.05 to S3.95
Growing girls' footwear, built along lines
of comfort, featuring a low, broad heel and
toe; all leathers,, button or lace patterns
sizes 2Vi to 7, B to E.
to $4 values, for.... S1.05 to $2.95
Mannish shoes for boys; tan, patent or
dull leather, carry heavy double sole to
heel, short forepart, all English models
Included; sizes 214 to 6.
$3.50 values, for.. $2 75
Extra Special ICangoroo calf storm shoe
regulation hoight, one buckle at top. This
is ou.r boyproof shoo.
?3.50 values, for
Chlldrens dress and play- shoes, all leath
ers, heavy or light soles, cloth or colored
suedo tops, sizes 1 to C and 5 to 8
$1.25 to ?2.25 values for 95 pP
SMOOTHER CARS THIS YEAR
Manufacturers Continue to Improve
Every Jofat of Equipment.
CONTROL MDE MUCH EASIER
IlntmlnK ot-.atf Automobile Is Noirlj
Becoming 'enolne. Pleasure ,
nils inirt-J-tloVl lit VeV "
atecrUk Apparaaa. ( ,
' Just because automobiles have reached
their high state pj; perfection docs not
mean that 1913 models will not 'show
many new features of construction,"
says II. Dunbar Westlnghouse. ''Oh the'
contrary, motor enthusiasts who' Just
at this time are anxiously awaiting tho
opening of tho thirteenth national auto-,
mobile show In Grand Central Palace
and Madison Square CJarden, will see
many points new and Interesting In
this season's offering;. Practically with
out exception every manufactured has
voniethlng novel to offer, either In the
way of added equipment a feature of
the 1913 product or else some Important
change In construction. calculated to
render easier and smoother action of his'
tars. The fact that, t Is to be a double
ehnw this season ncans. that many more
new Ideas will be revealed to the visitor
at on time than. In previous years.
"Bodies, for Instance, are larger and
roomier thU year- than ever before,
'here Is 0, well defined tendency toward
slight expansion and a general recog
nition of the fact that the average In
dividual needs and. demands mor.o elbow
room and more knee room. More than
ever Is the coupeln evidence. Several
prominent manufacturers who never bo
fore have listed coupe models one of
them Is recognised .as .the greatest of
manufacturers have added .them, for
the first time this year and the .Increase
In production of thee handy .little 'all
weather" vehicles, presages their ; widespread-
"Roadsters, also,-: are returning to
favor, as waa forecasted by last year's
shows,, and one 'manufacturer has cleverlyv
combined th&Veeupe and the roadster
In a manner never Afore, attempted. The
body Is a com$lnition?S(hich. with the
coupe part removed, may 'focused a
an attractive torpedo typo rosdstljr,. "With
the top In place, there Is nothing td -In
dicate thaTirTe'reradVaWc,' no" cleverly
have the dly.WUie. lines been covered up.
Left Drive Store Popular.
"The Popularity of left drjve with cen
trally located control levers Is Increasing
remarkably v Prom a practically Insig
nificant beginning' the practice slowly but
surely has grown' to more than noticeable
proportions. Few manufacturers of tho
t.ewer crop have designed their vehicles
to be driven frofA the right sda and the
n anufacturers of oldtr and better known
cars, from the. cheapest to the.- most ex.
ponslve, gradually are adopting left drive
The object of the change from orthodox
construction Is to permit easier entrance
and exit to the driver's seat and to make
even more prominent this admirable fea
ture several manufacturers have placed
their gear shift levers between the two
front scats where they are entirely out
of the -way, while at the same time they
are within easier reach pf the driver's
rand than they could be In any other
positlqn. In appreciation of the fact that
t.ot everybody likes the left hand post
KJon of tho steerlbg wheel several cars
ire now fitted, so that the option of
tither positlqn may bo given.
Control Urnr Drlvrr.
'Another feature which Is brand new
this year Md which ars directly on the
eave wl),h which a car may be controlled
Pee In the adoption of deep cowl dashes
turned under at the inside and mount the
usual array of Ignition switches, car
buretter adjustment, engine starter and
lighting .switches. In this way the control
apparatus Is placed nearer to the driver,
where It is continually under his eye and
It can be reached wlih the minimum of
exertion. Carrying the. ldi;a still further,
the manufacturer of u car that tins ac
quired an international reputation has
located -all such apparatus In a small
switchboard, which uttachos directly to
the steering column bentath the steering
wheel. Of all such switchboards and fh
the (Toshes of very nearly all cars, tho
gasolene tank gtiUgV plays a more Im
portant part than ever before, which In
JlfleU shwy.' a tendency tp reditu tb
Ii(loV prilTlTinK a car and substitute f6r
It the comTqrf which Cttmes of sccurlt ,
'tinft fornvof. eriulninerit which, by lhS
wildest strotch of the imagination could
riot be called other than new as nppllcrt,
to Anlorlcan cars )ls In the steadily ln
creasing popularity of wlro wheels", The
use of wlro wlirels which had Us Incep
tion abroad, has spread to American
shores purely by reason of the merit of
tho wheels themselves, for there cannot
be offered tho excuse for their use hero
that obtains abroad, Where 'suitable wood
for Wheels Is scarce. On several makes
of cars, wire wheels will appear for the
fist time as standard equipment without
extra cost and on several others wire
wheels will be optional oqulpmont. These
fere now manufactured so as to be fitted
with demountable rims a step In advance
of European manufacture.
" "in the realm of other equipment which
forms such an important part of this
year's cars It Is doubtful If thero Is any
thing ot greater Importance and greater
value than electrlo lights and electric
engine starters. At lant year's show tne
manufacturers who regularly equipped'
their cars with electric lights and electric
engine starters almost could be counted
on the fingers ot two hands, Hlectrlo
lights were fairly common, though oleoi
trio engine starters were conspicuous bet
cuure of their absence or rather by reason
of their vory Infrequent appearance. Thin
year, however, all that Is changed; there
are very few manufacturers who do not
equip their cars with a complete dynamo
electrlo lighting system nnd It would take
more than ten times two hands In order
to get criough fingers to count the num
ber ot cars which will be equipped with
both electric lights and electric engine
starters. Similarly, the acetylene type of
engine starter has made great strides
and between the two cf them, not over
looking compressed air starters, there will
bo very few cars Indeed which are not
equipped with both electric lights and
"Supplementing (he regular .equtprnejit.
n-aiur, iuii npu ucuu itimpa, several mun-
utacturers have added to their equipment
portable "trouble" lamps which can be
'plugged In" at various places around the
chassis. In this way a light which Is
absolutely safe, even right Inside the gas
oline tank Itself, can be used with secur
ity wherever It Is most needed. Tonneau
lights for the Inside ot cape tops also
are used to a greater extent than they
were last' year and some of the means
which have been adopted to provent the
lamps from being Injured when the top Is
lowered are as Ingenious as they ore
efficacious. Still another manufacturer
has added to his lighting equipment n
swtvoling band searchlight to facilitate
the reading of road signs and as a means
to reveal the landscape at the sides usu-
Silent Itunuluir Knitlitrs.
"Among the mechanical features of
the new cars, also, there are Just as
many new things us thero Tmve been in
years gone by, though they are, perforce,
less conspicuous for the reason, already
outlined, that production methods have
been standardized and changes ore more
In the nature of detail refinements and
a general smoothing down. The strife
for silence still goes merrily forward,
and the enclosure of the valvo mechan
ism, which became noticeable )ast year,
la even more apparent this year. Meth
ods of fastening the valve covers are
better, however, and in nearly every
case they nre more easily removable
than they have been In the past. The
use of spirally cut gears which slide
Into engagement Instead of coming to
gether more abruptly Is Increasing, and
whereas last year their employment In
the timing gear train was their princi
pal feature, this year quite a number ot
manufacturers employ spirally out gears
between the driven and lay shafts In
their transmission mechanisms. Nat
urally, thu gears are made moro quiet.
All Parts Hmoothlitir Down.
'"The four-speed gcarset, whloh last
year for the first time attracted any
amount of attention, this yenr Is fairly
common, for cognizance Is being taken
of the fact that lighter engines with a
greater speed range make for greater
ffflclenoy and lowered upkeep expense.
'i"o return to the timing gear train, there
Is an Increasing tendency to drlvo the
camshafts as well as tho magneto and
water pump shafts by means of silent
chains, a renter efficiency and silence
of operation are the principal reasons
for their use. Needless to Bay, In all this
search for greater efficiency and
smoother running, tho comfort of pas
sengers has not been overlooked. Ten
Inch upholstery now Is the rule rather
than the exception, ns It was at last
year's show, and some manufacturers
even have gone to the length of pro
viding cushions fourteen Inches thick.
One manufacturer regularly equips his
cars wth cushions no less than eighteen
Inches In thickness,
v "Spring jiusdnnsion also bears Im
portant relation to the cbmfort of pas
sengers, to say nothing ot Its effect on
tho life of tho car's mechanism, and n
number or manufacturers have very
nearly completely redesigned their sup
ports . In order" ' to provide greater resll
lency and at the same time reduce tho
rebound and- Jqlt generally Inherent with
mora than ordinarily" flexible springs.
Several prominent manufacturers whose
vehicles laC year wore equipped with
seml'-elllptlo rear springs have "changed
over" to the three-quarter elliptic ' va
riety, and the use of shock absorbers as
regular equipment Is much more common
than ever before."
SAFE IN POSTOFFICE
AT NORWICH ROBBED
8U12NANDOAII. Ia.. Jan. -(Special
Telegram,) Ilobbers blew, up the post
office safe .at Norwich at one o'clock this
morning and escaped with 110a. Frank
Ucesop, the4Px.inlAser,, who slept In a
room adjoining wa)i awakened by the
explosion and, exchanged shots with tho
two robbers, who fled from the building.
The.)- ore believed, to have gone to Shen
andoaht ' ,- , . ' .
. ROIMIKST12H. N. Y.. Jan. X-I.ewis
Swift, astronomer, Is dying at his home
In Marathon, N. Y. IJe n 93 years, qt
age and was stricken Willi apoplexy this
morning. Mr. Swift made many ob
servations and discoveries while director
of the Iowe observatory.
J. It. Pronue-f,
OHKVKNNK, Wio., Jan. 3.-(SpecaU-J.
K. Pronger, woll . known In eastern
Nebraska, died In Cheyenne, Wyo., In
the Union Pacific hospital of pleuro
pneumonia. He Is survived by a wlow,
five children, a brdther, J. T. Pronger of
Denver, und a slater, Harriet, of Chey
enne. Sirs, I. P. Carlson,
mtADSIIAW. Neb., Jan. S.-(Bpec!nl.) -Mrs.
I P, Carlson died yesterday evening
at S;M after a lingering Illness ot several
months. The deceased wsa one of York
county's oldest citizens. The funeral will
take place Sunday, with Interment In the
Greenwood cemetery at York. 1
Miss lr Locur,
BlAD8HAW, Neb.. Jan. S.-(SpeMal.)-Mlss
liaiira Ixgue died last evening. The
deceased was a member of the Kkister"
8tur, Kebecca and Highlander lodges of
thu place. The body was taken to Cen
tral City today for funeral and burial.
Cattle King Robbed
by Smugglers After
VALENCA-DO-M1NHO, Portugal. Jon.
3. A daring band of smugglers on the
Portugueso-Sponlsh . fronUet carried off
$90,000 In cash today af'toPa' fierce battle
with ti cottjq raiser, and forty of,, his
hoVdsmen, durine which nlnn or h
cowboys, were killed and fourteen severely
Writ Inn lA mnal At - a ' n .
(Hum ui. hi cm xauiijy.
Jo so MuriUu.cs. a well-known a f Ia
breedur In the province ot Mlnho, hud
oeenjror several weeks passing from fair
to falrknd had disposed of threo herds of
bulls. He then started for homo with
the Portuguese equivalent of 130,000 In
bank nbtes und cash with him, his forty
armed herdsmen aotlng as guards.
While he was passing close to the
borde-r )wlw..n D.-, i . . ti . . .
. - w.Mbu, uiiu o(tun to
day, he waa suddenly attacked by 4 large
nana or nrmed smugglers, who fired on
his party frem behind rocks ami thlrk-nt.
Tho herdsmen returned the flro with
Vigor, but were flnallv fmvo.l to
They carried off Murilhaes, who had been
seriously wounded but left the whole of
the money and twenty-three of their
comrades on the field, nine of them dead
and most of tho others fttally injured.
a no civil guaras of the enure province
have been called out and are scorching
for the smugglers nnd the treasure, but
no trace of them has been found.
WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
IS ASKED FOR CASTRO
NKW YOIUC, Jan, 3.A writ of habeas
corpus was granted for the release of
Ciprlano Castro from Hllta Island by the
federal court here this afternoon In the
contention that the former president of
Veneuela was being held "without any
authority of law" and that he had been
denied the rjght .to.consult with an attor
ney. The application was made' by George
The action n Castro's behalf came as j.
great surprise Inasmuch as he had an
nounced that he would voluntarily leavo
the countrY.'liavlng set his departure for
tomorrow on tho steamship Amerika.
Judge Holt set no date for the return
of the writ. Mr. Battle went immediately
to Ellis Island for r conference with hta
GOMPERS AND MITCHELL
FILE THEIR APPEAL
WASHINGTON, Jan. 3.-Samuel Gom
pers, John Mitchell and. Frank. MorrUon
of tho American Federation of Labor,
convicted of contempt of court and sen
tenced to Jail In connection with the
Bucks Stove and lUnge case, filed their
appeal today In the. District of Columbia
court of appeals. It alleges the men were
convicted not of contempt of court, but
of want of respect for Judicial authority,
Seventeen alleged errors ore charged
against Justice Wright.
The "committee of prosecutors" will
file a brief In reply before February 6
and hearing of the appeal probably will
bo had about the second week In February.
All our furs now on sale at a great
j sacrifice. Julius Orkln, 1510 Dougaa 8t
IRONS APPOINTED REGISTER
AT CHAMBERLAIN, S. D.
WASHINGTON,, Jan. .-Nominations
sent to the senate by President Taft to
day Included the' following reappoint
ments: W. Fall Irons to be register of the land
office at Chamberlain, 8. D., and Jeswj
W, Freeman to be receiver of publlo
moneys at Harrison. Ark.
J 1150 serge dresses, dozens of style to
choose from In all sizes and colors, clear
ance sale price ft75. Julius Orkln. "Wo
men's Wearing Apparel," 1510 Doug. St.
GOVERNOR IS IN NO HURRY
Morehead Has Not Yet Arrived iii
TAYLOR DEATH MAKES PROBLEM
Some .CM, Ion AVhether Governor
"Will Appoint JVevr Member In 111.
Place br Whether Special
LINCOLN. Neb.. Jan. 3.(Speclal Tele
gram.) - Lato tonight Governor-elect
Morehead had not arrived in Lincoln,
und the few candidates who had been
patiently awaiting his arrival were grow
ing anxloua Some of them seem to think
however, that they have a sure thing
coming and smile to see their more anx
ious competitors wear the troubled look.
Members of the legislature have been
slow In coming in today, contrary to ex
pectations. No senator, with the excep
tlon of Klrchel of Johnnn , .
night, and few of the candidates for po-
Biuoiis in me .upper branch, with tho ex
ception of the secretary of the senate,
were making themselves known.
Representatives Amimnr, c
man of Dquglas county came In the
afternoon, but expect to return to Omaha
Duiurcay evening. When the delegation
from Douglas arrives Mr. At.,u.
has been selected as chairman, will call
a mceung ana adopt plans of procedure.
All of the candidates for the speakership
are now on tho ground, Representative
Fuller of Seward arriving late this after
noon. The death of Representative W. Z.
Taylor, which qpeurred this morning at
his home in Culbertsoh.
of the strong candidates for the speak
ership and has lqft the western part of
tho statp without a western man on whom
inej can umto. The problem which now
confronts the governor will h tho rniin
of tho vacancy caused by Mr. Taylor's
aeatn. me last session provided that In
case of a cacancv. th i?nvapnn .u-n
call nn election giving ten days notice.
an case tne vacancy occurs during the
session the covernor ntmii nmni
cessor from the same party as the" former
According tO SOmn nf Ihn mmLn.
since the election, with ten days notice
cannot be held until after the legislature
has convened, the governor will have to
MEADE COUNTY BANK.
PAYS ANOTHER DIVIDEND
DKADWOOD, a. D.. Jan. 3. Sieclal
Telegram ) A belated New Year's present
for the depositors of the Meade' County
bank, which closed its doors just a year
ago at 8turgls, came with tho arrival of
dividend checks' for 10 per cent of their
holdings. The total depotlts were over
1750.000, and this Is the second 10 per cent
Payment lnCo the bank closed. The
failure ruined many farmers and resulted
In one murder and suicide.
FROM JINKING VESSEL
BONA, Algeria, Jan. 3. The Cunard
liner Tyrla, rescued and brought Into this
port today ninety-eight of the passengers
and crew of a French steamer Saint
Augustine, running betwoen Marseilles
and Algiers The Saint Augustine found
ered Just after midnight while the Tyrla
had It In tow. No details as to how the
accident occured was received .
Onlr One "DROJIO QUIJflXK."
That Is LAXATIVE BROMO QUININE.
Look for the signature of R. W. GROVE,
Cures a Cold In One Day. Cures Grip In
Two Days. Sic Advertisement.
Persistent Advertising Is the Road to
60Y. SULZERGIYES NOTICE
New York Exeoutive Says Murphy's
Demands Are Not Sacred.
APPOINTMENTS RAISE ISSUE
Executive MnUrn It CIrnr He "Will
See Anjone, bat lle Reserves
Right to Denr Anybody's
ALBANY, N. T., Jan. i. Governor
William Sulzer declared tonight that bis
election as chief executive made htm the
democratic leader of New York state.
Tho governor's statement was made in
response to lnjulrios as to whether
Charles F. Murphy, leader ot Tammany
hall, had endorsed John N. Carlisle of
Wutertown and John If. Delaney of
Brooklyn, two of threo members of a
commission selected by Governor Sulzer
to Investigate stato departments and
"I am tho democratic leader of tho
state; the people decreed.lt at tho polls
and I stand on their verdict," said tho
governor emphatically- can't .succeed
in doing what I want to do as governor
unless I am the democratic leader. If
any democrat In tho state challenges that
leadership let htm come out In the open
and tho people will decide."
Tho governor mado It clear that ho
would receive anyone who desired to
seo him at any time. Including Colonel
Roosovcli, an head of the progressive
movenjeht; William Barnes, jr., as chair
man of the republican state committee;
Charles F. Murphy, as leader of tho New
York county domocratlc organization; J.
P. Morgan or Thomas F. Ryan. '.'But,"
he added, "they must see mo In the open,
tho same as any other person."
Tho governor said ho realized that Mr.
Murphy, as the leader ot an Independent
political organization In New York, de
served recognition as such and that ho
would receive requests from him, re
serving the right, however, to deny them,
If they were not proper.
Firebugs Are Busy
in New York City
NEW YORK, -Jan. 3. Firebugs a cost
ing New York City 4.000,000 a year, ac
cording to Fire Commissioner .Joseph
Johnson, who opened yesterday an un
usual exhibit to Illustrate that nrsonis a
rampant crime In tho city, due. It Is
alleged, to the ease with which (valueless
property can be heavily insured.
Among the exhibits Is a aeries of 13S
Insiiranco policies totalling I127.M0 In
surance, which Commissioner Johnson
says agents secured on property valued
at only $3:96. Underwriters answered
this sensational showing with the declara
tion that each new policy rendered all
previous ones void and that $50 could not
have been collected.
The commissioner contended that
whether or not this was so. Insurance
companies In this country were woefully
lax In their Investigations before issuing
policies, as compared with, tha care ex
ercised in Europe, He declared that oac
fourth of all the fires that occur In
2tfw -York Ity wore, duo to Incendiarism.
Two Dynamite Shots
Needed for Suicide
.BPERNAY, France) Jan. 1A Jiew
a ear 3 suiciae 01 extraordinary character
was committed here late last night" by
Gaetati Valoncln, a workman, aged 26,
who had been' disappointed in love.
Valencln first placed a dynamlto car
tridge on his breast nna caused It to ex
plodo. Ho was frightfully mangled, but
not mortaily Irurt. Ho then stabbed him
self twlco ore- the Iwart. Ho jvaV still
able to walk and remarked to some neigh
bors who had i-ushed In: "I have started
to kill myself and now I am going to
Ho thereupon placed another dynamite
cartrldgo In his mouth, lighted the fuso
and waited for the explosion, which tore
his head Into fragments.
Three Are Killed
in Wreck of Train
MOBILE, Ala., Jan. 3. Three person?
wore killed and a number Injured when
a 'Now Orleans, Mobllo & Chicago train
waa wrecked near Merrill. Miss., this aft
ernoon. A relief train has been sent out
AGRICULTURE IN NORTHWEST
AIDED BY HILL EXPERIMENTS
ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 2,-Into tbo
greenhouses of James J. Hill, in the renr
of his Summit avenue residence", where
the railroad man has been carrying on
for tho last two months an experiment
expected4 to revolutionize agriculture In
the northwest, six men, representing com-
merclal and financial Minneapolis, .wore
guided today to witness astonishing re
sults In wheat, oats and barley culture,
achieved by new chemical soil analysis
and Its practical application.
Phosphorus has been found to be tho
great essential plant food lacking In the
soli of the northwest. Mr. Hill has found
the way, he told the Minneapolis men, to
Increase soil fertility.
"I believe," Mr. Hilt said, "that we
.have found .what to do,, and we are go
ing to do It. Wo can by the application
of these mpthods Increase the production
of grain in the northwestern states to
twice tho quantity given In the figures of
tho Department of Agriculture 'for 191J.
and this in true also of North Dakota."
NEW YORK, Jan. 3. Stenographers
throughout the country today observed
tho centenary of the birth of Sir Isaac
Pitman. Inventor of modem shorthand.
There were commemorative exercises in
publlo schools, colleges and other insti
tutions here, and similar exercises were
held simultaneously In England, under
the auspices of tho lord mayor of London.
ZINC COMBINE ABSORBS
KANSAS CITY, Jan. 6. The United
Zlno and Chemical company which oper
ated a $1,000,000 chemical plant In Kansas
City, Kan-, and a smelter of the same
valuation at Springfield, III., has been ab
sorbed by the National Zinc company,
controlled by German capitalists, accord
ing to an announcement here today.
Al our plush coats, velvet coats, nov
elty coat, etc., on Bale Saturday at just
half price. Julius Orkln. 1510 Doug. St
BONDS OF $1,100,000
REQUIRED OF 32 MEN
IF THEY LEAYE CELLS
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nn absolute right. It has been the prac
tice of federal criminal prosecution, how
ever, to allow writs of supersedeas-so an
to release prisoners on bull until tho cae
Is finally decided on review. Whllo the
Judgment of the trial court presumably
Is correct, yet there Is a possibility of
substantial error error so great that a
conviction should not bo sustnlned. Fjr
that reason defendants should not bo sub
jected to tho Ignomlty" of Incarceration
whllo their cases are Mng reviewed nnd
writs of supersedeas should Issue when It
Is shown that they arc asked for In good
faith and not on other grounds, or merely
to delay the progress of justice.
ir Qiirntlnii Ilnjueil.
"The chief error assigned In this case
a that tho defendants 'were tried on
theory of a continuing conspiracy. As
far as we -have been nblo to learn there
Is no decision which definitely considers
this point." It la a matter ot record lo
be determined by reasoning and analogy
to precedent. The qucstlpn as to whether
tho defendants should have been tried for
conspiracy In connection with ono of
fense has not been definitely adjudicated
andt thercare possible grounds for differ
ence of opinion. In such circumstances
it Is the ordinary and customary practice
to admit tho defendants to ball."
EPIDEMIC OF FEVER
IN SCHOOL FOR BOYS
AURORIA, III., Jan. 3. Tho scarlet
fever situation at tho St. Charles state
R.choot for boys becamo grave today. Two
of tho eleven boys afflicted with the dis
ease died last evening.
ARTHUR GANZ, U years. . committed
from Chicago a month ago.
THOMAS WILLIAMS, 12 years, com
mitted from Peoria, 111., five months ago.
Superintendent O. B. Adams of the
school reported no new cases today. Dr.
C. A. Potter, school physician in chargo
of tho health of tho 700 boys In the In
stitution", has rosortod to tho uso of
scarlatina vaccine to check the spread ot
tho epidemic. Every .building at tho
school Is under strict quarantine.
Public schools ot Wasco, Lllylake and
Campton, near the, Institution,, have been
ordered closed. There ar'o several cases
In ,the families of farmers living noar
Skin trouble of
the worst kind
ST. LOUIS, MO. October 22, 1D12.
"I suffru awfully with akin
trouble of the worst kind for
about three months. My face was
so red and itchy that It waa 'Impossi
ble to stand.lt any longer. I wasn't
able to' even rest at night, it mw-d to
, get tne so nervous that I wasn't able
to spsak to anybody.
Resinol cured her
"I tried several other remedies in
vain, until I noticed the advertise
ment of Resinol Soap and Resinol
Ointment. I sent for samples and
they hslped me wonderfully. I no
ticed a change right away. I used
Resinol Soap and Resinol Ointrasnt
for about three months, and then I
was cured completoly." (Signed)
For orar IT years Realnot has been a
doctor's prescription and houMhold rem
edy for skin trouble, pimples, barn,
tores, piles, etc. Reiinol Ointment. (60c
and $1) and Eettnol Soap (25chold by all
draggiats. For sample of each, write to
Dept. XiA, Resinol Chem. Co.. Balti
more. Ud.Try Resinol for chapped hands.
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HE WAS VERY CARELESS.
Never brushed . his coat. Carried
around ft great lot of dandruff with
him. One day a friend told him nf
nail's Hair Renewer, He talked with
his doctor about it. Then used It. Now
his scalp is clean and healthy. No dan
druff. No falling hair. No danger of
staining the hair, either.