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'HfK HKK: OMAHA, SAT I HDAY, JANTAItV 11. If. 13.
Friday, January 10, 1913.
OMAHA travelers who have recently returned from New York havo
been onjoyinj; tht grand opera ficnson there. It Is not only the
opera Itself, which Is Riven by somo of the world's greatest sing
ers, but the musical atmosphere, ro to speak, the beautifully
sownc-J women, the Intellectual audiences, and last, but not least, the tlin
m parties, preceding tho opera, and the supper parties at the New York
afes following, the performances,'' said an enthusiastic opera devotee.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry D. Kstabrook, formerly of Omaha, who now re
side In New York, have a season box and entertain many friends from
The women of the audiences are wonderfully gowned. The silver
fox, which Is said to be one of the rarest and richest of furs, is used on the
gorgeous evening coat by the best gowned women. One pelt Is usually
worn, the center of the fur being under the chin and the ends of the collar
are thrown over the shoulders and bong down the back of the coat, Just
lce versa from tbo usual fur collar on the evening coat.
The gowns are dainty chiffons of brilliant shades, covered with
Iridescent beads. With these gownB are worn wonderful corsage bou
quets of perhaps one large Jeweled American Heauty rose, made In Paris
and costing In Itself a small fortune. They arc not so perishable as the
-eal flower are always ready and never harm the gown.
Among the Omahans who have been In Now York this year for the
operas arc Mrs. Herman KounUe, Mrs. .1. M. Metcalf, Mrs. Oorrltt Kort,
Miss i.ynn Curtis, Mrs. Jerome Mogec and Mrs. K. M. Fairfield.
' Urnntill Ming France aranMll. Mis
l.uln McXnlt nnd Mlxs Margaret 8j m.
Mli Nrlll- fonn nrnl MIka Martha Hym-
rildd at the punch bowl.
Mr and Mrs. Peterson will be at homr
after February IS at Orlswolrl. Ia.
I Among tho out-of-town guests were Mr.
' ami Mrs. Bert Trarce. Mr. anfl Mr
I Oncar Peterson nl Mr. Frank Peterson.
atl of Atlantic. Is.; Miss Gertrude Peter
son. Mr. Francis Peterson. Mr. Alfred
Peterson. Mr. Anton Peterson and Sir.
Fred rtoltman. all of (Iriswold. and Mr.
llllmer TtoMlnR of Klllott.
Can You Draw a Mouth?
j One of the Council Mluffa bridae clubs
had luncheon todny at the Hotel Tynl.
followed by a matinee, party at the
Orpheiim. Fourteen were present. Mrs.
J. N. ISaldwIn Is an Omaha member of
Debutante Bridge Club.
The membe'n of the Debutante tlrldge
flub were entertained this afternoon by
Mlns Margin et Oreer llnum. The guest
of the club ere Misses M'lanle and KM
snbeth Joyner ol Cambridge. Mass.,
sruests of Miss Alice Carter, and alto
Miss F.llsabeth Davis and Miss Katherlne
Elks Dancing Club.
The Blks' Danolnc club save a dancing
party at the club rooms Wednesday even
ing The followliif- were present:
I Studio Entertainment.
Miss Isitbel Ixjwden will entertain at
her studio Saturday afternoon. On tin
program will be Mrs. II II. Fish. Mrs. A.
It. Kriode. Mis. J-Virl Stiles, Miss Helen
Matters. Miss fSri'tc-hrn lampion, Miss
Adelaide Koffg, .Miss Ion Kogg, Miss
Frances Todd, Miss ICtlabeth Unc, Miss
Ileatrlce Itientlml. Miss Virginia Cro-
foot, little Misses Helen and Rinma Hong-
land and Miss Milan Chapln of Uncoln.
W. W. Club Meets.
Mrs. V. ('. Price fWHS, hostess rff the
W. W. club Wednesday.' All members
were present nt the first meeting, of the
new year. Mrs. F. lfcpham of Wyoming
was a guest. Mrs, U B'. Scott will en
tertain January 22.
Claude 8. Illfe.
Frtd J. Offerman,
P J. rtossbach,
F. J. Htack,
A. I.. I-lerk,
W. A. U-on,
Mr and Mrs. Harry F. Trumbel.
Mr. and Mrs. F. Pratt llnrwood.
Mr and Mrs. William If. Gould, Jr.!
Mr and Mrs. Vincent Dsrmody,
Mr and Mrs. A. C. need,
Mr. and Mrs, Jess; lltatt.
Mr and Mrs. R. F. Uralley.
Mr. und Mrs. W. TC Haehr,
Mr, and Mrs, Morrison Castle,
Mr. and Mrs. Al, Falconer,
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Newport,
Mr. nnd Mrs. George W. Paddock,
Mr, and .Mrs. l O. Mlttlebach,
Mr. andMA II. F, U Rckcrman,
Mr. and Mrs. II. C, Htoln,
Air anil Mrs. U M. Pcgan,
Mr, and Mm. 1-3, K. Hterrlcker,
Mr nnd Mrs. II. Julian.
Mr, nnd Mrs. Jerome Utile,
Mr nnd Mrs, Guy O. Hale,
Jlr. and Mrs. Howe.
A pretty home wedding was celebrated
Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock at the
home, of Mr. and Mrs. John 8ymo when
their daughter, Janet. Iwcame the bride
of Mr. Alva William Peterson of Grls
wold. la.. Jtev. J. ft. neard, pastor of
Central Park Congregational church of
ficiated. Miss l.ulii MoXah played tho
bridal chorus from Ixilicngrln,
The brldn's gown was of white chiffon
cloth draped and caught with white inns
saline nnd trimmed with shadow lace.
She carried an arm bouquet of bride's
rose and wore a gold necklace and
locket, the gift of the groom.
Miss Margaret Snye. a slater of the
bride, was bridesmaid, and wore pink and
white slllt mull trimmed with pink mes
sallue. She carried pink and white carna
tions. Miss Mildred Cone and Miss Nellie
Patterson, cousin of tho blrde. stretched
while ribbons for the bridal march, and
.Miss Jennie (limit carried the ring in n
Illy. They wore dainty white dresses with
Mr. Robert Syme, brother of the bride,
was the best man,
The bride presented all her attendants
with strands of peurls and the groom pre
sented the best man with a scarf pin.
Following tho ceremony a reception was
held, and assisting were Miss Katherlne
In and Out of the Bee Hive.
Mr. and Mrs. William Maurice Gunlock
and little, daughter Natallo of Chicago ar
rived Wednesday to be tbo cuesta of Mrs.
Ounlock's parents, Mr. and Mrs. -Andrew
Murphy, for a visit of three weeks.
Mrs. Charles Hubbard has gone to Cali
fornia to spend the remainder of the win
ter with her mother. Mrs. M. A. Wood
ruff, and sister. It. K. Hoyd, at fjos An
geles. Mr.' Frank Koltnr. a Junior at tho
Omaha Medical college, returned Thurs
day from Pittsburgh, where he Went to
attend the annual convention of Phi
Mho Sigma. Mr. Koltar was a delegate
from the Iota chapter of this city.
Mrs. Holland llubottom, who has been
visiting her mother at Oakland, CaL, ar
rived at Fort Omaha Wednesday even
ing. Mrs. llubottom will assist -Mrs. Carl
F. Ifartmann In receiving' at 6. o'clock tea
next Tuesday afternoon at the quarter
of Major and Mrs'. Hartmann at Kort
A daughter was born January 7 to Dr.
nnd Mrs. Frank S. Owen at the Trail,
Montecelto, Santa Da r bars, Cat.
. 1 I
! OMAHA IS PLANNING RIGHT
Expert on Park Building Says This
City Starts Properly.
KEEP THE MOVE FROM POLITICS
Indnslrlrs Should Mr
VciMirdtncr I" Their
-I'll If ronlcr 7s
ulionrd to end hs a put Ml tnoposttion
Convenience and utlllt. he declared,
were the prlmlpal factors. Omaha 1
built on the cheikerboard plan which '
liable to be hampeied by subdivisions
which real estate men map nut In wind
ing roadways, he said. This Is nil rig
nntll-the'rlty gios beyond the subdfc--slon
and then connections with streets r
George T. Morton, president of the crv
Civic league, presided at the meeting. He
said there were 5.Y. acres cut up Into city
lot every year In Omaha, which means
that 2..W new lot." nrr- added each year.
Omaha has started on the right toad In
city planning, according to Myron H.
West of Chicago, mi expert on purl:
building, who talked before the Commer
cial club at' noon yesterday.
"Vou have a body of good, public
spirited citizens back of the movement."
he said, "and I hope you will not allow
It to get Into politics. City planning Is
of too great movemont to bo made a plank
In a city campaign."
The speaker warned the club against
Indiscriminate location of factories and
recommended n special district for each
division of Industrial Omaha. A civic
center, he believes, Is not absolutely
necessary for this city.
"I am not sure that every city should
have a civic center," he declared. "Of
course, public buildings should have
proper settings and most city plnns to
day contemplnte the grouping of public
buildings, although not always In the
center of the town."
City planning, the speaker said, should
stnrt with the homes and It cannot be
Five New Carriers to
Help Handle Omaha's
The parev vost business nt the OmahA
postofft"" ivas the heaviest Friday that 1
has been since the Inauguration of the
new system. Hoth Incoming and outgoing
packages were larger larger In number
and In weight than they have been any
day since the first or tne year.
Word was received by Postmaster
Wharton from Washington to put on five
new carriers to help handle the Increased
business. This makes eleven new men
for the service Ip Omaha In less than a
year. Flt were added to the list of help
last June and one more In October, nnd
with those that are to be put on at ond
speaks well for Omaha as an ever Incrcas
ng business community.
Heavy Snow Again
Falls Over State
The western part of Nebraska was
given another blanket of fresh snow
Thursday night, ranging from one to six
Inches, furntshlng enough additional
moisture to make the winter wheat crop
of next season practically certnln, bay
the railroad men. The new snow extends
pretty well over tho south Platte coun
try, the great winter wheat belt of the
stute, and extends from fifty to 100 miles
Temperatures, according to the railroad
reports, ate still a 111 tin wlnterlsh out In
Hit) state, bolng from 2 to 10 degrees above
rero. In Wyoming they are from 6 below
to 40 degrees above. '
PRIZES FOR THE BEST MOUTHS-$3.00 first prize; $1.00
seoond prize; $1.00 third prize and five prizes valued at
RULES Competitors must be amateurs. All drawings must
be on the face cut out of The Bee. Competitors may submit
more than one drawing if they desire. Contest closes Wednes
day night, Jan. 15, 1913. Address, Contest Editor, Omaha Bee.
TWO RETIRED SHOPMEN
ARE NOW SERIOUSLY ILL
Kdward Spellirmn. In the Union Pacific
shops for more, than thirty years, but
now retired nnd residing at 1618 Mandcr
son street, has ben stricken with par
alysis and his condition Is regarded as
critical. This In the xecond stroke.
John .Sullivan, an old I'nlou Pacific
shopman, retired. Is III nt his home, 2233
South Kleventh street.
Persistent Advertising Is tlie lloud to
MEADE WILL LECTURE
AT COMMERCIAL CLUB
Kdward I). Meade of IJonton, former di
rector of the American Peace Foundation,
will deliver an address before the Com.
merclnl club January 16. He 1ms given
lectures throughout tho United States on
"The Urowth of Iw." '"The United
States und tho Underworld," and "The
United States as a World Power." One
of these lectures will be given to the Com
mercial club under the auspices of the
public affairs committee.
Final Bargain Sale
Monday, Jan. 13
. Extraordinary Clearance of
Coats -Suits -Dresses
Watch Sunday Papers
See Our Windows
TWO STAR ATTRACTIONS AT KILPATRICK'S
On Saturday, January 11th, 1913
Nearly a half a century ago on January 11th, we first entered the Dry Goods business. In retrospection we look back and we could say to the friends of
other days "It seems to me but yesterday since we were boys, merry, merry boys; since we were boys together." How true it is that "Years are
not long, nor lives the longest that survives." But a truce to moralizing and pliilisophizing; what we wish you to know is that we will to some ex
tent CELEBRATE THE EVENT WITH 2 STAR ATTRACTIONS, as well as several other stellar ittractions, all of which should make January 11th
of this year of grace, one to lie long remembered.
FIIST-A Silk Sale
We might have said, THE instead of A,
for there will be nothing approaching it
in this pnrt of tho country. On Christ
mas day while dining (on famille) we re
ceived n telegram from one of the big
gest silk concerns in Amorica, announc
ing inventory nnd suggesting that sov
ernl important lots would he laid aside
for us, if wo would come on. We wired,
"WE WILL BE THERE," nnd we are
mighty glad we went, for we secured tho
host assortment and the greatest values
which wo have seen in many a long day.
New Goods, many of the very latest and
most wanted styles; PoulardB, Mcssa
lines, Bengalines, Plaids, Cords, PancieB,
Little Cheoks, etc., etc. 23 inches, 27
inches nnd '36 inches wide; all go on sale
Saturday nt 10 a. ni. Nolo the hour,
please; other sales will start when the
store opensi thus giving you an oppor
tunity to ho on hand when this important
LOT 1 Contains an immense variety,
splendid qunlity and style, worth $1.00
nnd $1.25; nt one price, ynrd 59c
LOT 2 Mainly 36-inch goods, fine mes
salines, etc., and in this lot ore Benga
lines andords for woists, coats ond
dresses; worth $1.00, $1.50 and $2.00, to
go at ydrd 79c
Aljvdnj demonstration of . Pond's Ex
" Usual -50c-rubber cushion hair brush,
for ...-;....., i 29c
Will be found on second floor, starting
when store opens at 8 A. M.
PINAL FIGURES ON FURS' No
mnrk-upB. No fool pricing of new goods
to give us a chance to make a y2 PRICE
SALE. Dosirable Furs, such as we
have need not be priced that way. Below
we illustrate the reductions; that, how
evor uieuns but little ordinarily, for the
words "Worth" and "former price,"
are very elastic tonus in most places.
Come and inspect our furs and you will
nt once appreciate the difference. NOW
FOR THE PRICES. Fur SETS remem
ber. Sitka Fox, pointed, formerly
$125, Saturday, set 7500
Grey Fox, formerly $75.00,
Saturday, sot $ 45.00
Black Lynx, formerly $S5.00 '
Saturday, set . $ 50.00
Red Fox, formerly $05.00,
Saturday, set $ 39.50
Grey AVolf, formerly $50.00,
Saturday, set $ 30.00
American Lynx, ibrmerhi
$65.00, Saturday, set. 40.00
Persian Paw, formerly $45.00,
Saturday, set 30.00
Mole, formerly $65.00,
Saturday, set $ 40.00
Genuine White Fox, formerly
$150, Saturday, set $ 87.00
Raccoon, formerly $7.5.00, ,
Saturday, set . . ... 45.00
Fur Prices Continued
Japanese Mink, formerly
$85.00, Saturday, set $ 52.50
Beaver, formerly $130,
Saturday, set $ 85.00
Hudson Seal, formerly $195,
Saturday, set V $138.00
Fox, formerly $55.00,
Saturday, "set $ 30.00
Ermine, formerly $175,
Saturday, set ! $125.00
Only one set in some instances. Ijf in
terested you will understand the wiJdom
of EARLY ATTENDANCE.
THESE SPECIALS FOR CHILDREN,
MISSES AND JUNIORS, STARTING
ALSO AT 8 A. M.
Sale of coats All ages from 3 to 17
years, on one rack; splendid materials
nnd well made; sold formerly up to
$12.00; Saturday, each '.. $5.00
FOR JUNIORS, Big Girls or Little
Women v Garments which are worth
$22.50 (many similar sold at that price),
Saturday for $9.50
A few $35.00 velvets, corduroys and chin
chillns, will go nt , $15.90
Dresses from 12 years old and up
Serges, Challics, Silk and Chiffon, for
merly sold nt prices up to $22.50; Sat
urday, each $12.50
Take your pick Saturday from any Hat
or Bonnet in tho children's section
for $1.00-ONE DOLLAR
AVIATION CAPS made from Eider
down yarn large and wnrm sold
for $1.50; Saturday, each ,..v...69c
Men Will Not Be Slighted
2 STAR SALES for them also. DAY
AND NIGHT UNDERWEAR-An ex
tensive purchase of union suits, made up
of wool, mercerized and wool and mer
cerized only; excellently made, perfect
fittiug, usunlly would sell at $4.00; Sat
urday, each $1.98
Outing Flannel night gowns and paja
mas $1.00 grade, at 79c
$1.25 grade, at S9c
$1.50 grade, at 98c
$1.50 pajamas, at $1.19
$2.00 pajamas, nt $1.39
FRENCH, HAND MADE UNDER
WEAR Broken Lots LARGELY RE
DUCED Scores of ladies have inquired
about this item; we hope they will see
the ad -TELL YOUR FRIENDS
I PLEASE. Gowns, Madeira and French
i embroidery, low neck, short embroidered
sleeves; also high necks, cluny trimmed;
j from $1.69 up to $10.00
, Corset Covers, hand scalloped, hand em-
I broidcrod covers, all much reduced.
Chemises, mostly 40 and 42, from 79(5
Were formerly priced from $1 to $4.50.
Main floor again; now -if you please, be
fore or after the silk sale, will sell at
toilet section, 6 bars Palmolive soap and
a 50c bottle of Palmolivo Shampoo mix-'
ture, all. for .' 49c
1,900 Pairs of Shoes
Is Some Shoes
The big shoe sale which started on Fri.
day morning will continue all day Satur
day. Here again our sales are dif
ferent. Wo give you quantity as well
as quality. Worth making a trip down
town to the "KILPATRICK SALES."
If you didn't see previous announce
ments, note now, please, 3 prices; instead
of $6.00 for the finest, now $4.65
Instead of $5.00 for a splendid shoe in a
great variety of styles, now $3.85
And, no better shoo is sold anywhere for
$4.00 than we will sell Saturday at a
Quotations on just a few of the myriad
specials in UNDERMUSLINS
One-Half price on corset models well
known makes sold up to $10.00 pre
viously. Brassieres Trimmed, embroidery edg
ing with lace medallion insertions, 38 to
44; Saturday 39c
Broken lots of brassieres, formerly $1.00
and $1.50, at 79c.
Ladies' drawers of fine nainsook, em
broidery trimming; a leader at 50c, Sat
urday, at pair , .39c
Sunday we will talk to you about linens
and a fow other things. 'We will try to
make the talk interesting.
THOMAS KILPATRICK & CO.