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fftf- TffE WOMAN'S WORLD
GLEANERS HOLD MEETING AND
TAKE CARE OF
Should the teacher that the board
I has in mind except their invitation to
take the position here, a domestic
' science class w ill be organized with
I an assured large enrollment and
i Mill Income one ul the leading feat
t tir-s i th association's work.
HEAR TALK FROM MRS. WICKES
STKWAUT-POTTKR Mrs. L. H.
: Stewart and Mr. C. II. Potter. Mrs.
Stewart was formerly of this city,
now of Honolulu, where her fiance is
engaged in business. S. K. Wasj.
'I bo Oianers of (Vmral I'nioi. 1 unity of meeting Mrs. Dan Rockwell
rtiunti mt yesterday afternoon at
three-thirty o'clock at th home ol
Mrs. .John Waterhouse. on Wyllie
htreet. This organization was formed
bv a woman missionary in Microne
sia in 1H4. with the thought that the
.vomit"; Kirin who uieu ufnuinj i '; could riot
would later become ;ictie members' , u.n,,,.
Wirke. There were fifty members
present, their years ranging from ten
io twenty or more.
Whet. Mrs. Wickes was asked to
talk to the girls she told them that
as she had never been in China she
give them any actual ex
Kut she did tell them of
oi me woman s i.oaro 01 Missions. the customs Gf the Chinese as she
From the time of organization the i,a(j studied them. She told them of
Ciieancis have raised twelve thousand jlhe Work she had prepared to do, and
dollars, and there have been six hun-ll)ttt sne 4,0,, that she would find
dred lite members. When one stop'.? I similar work in China, From the
Uj consider thw ti.e mem tiers arej,inip that Mr and Mrs Wickes were!
many 01 mem cnnuren, mm- sum "' appointed to the position in the
have raised is not a small one. j orient the people who are sending
The Gleaners cannot be called a-them there have been confident that
social organization, for although the.they woid De abie to meet the many
memner iook torwara u me meet- demands made upon them, but since
the young couple have come to Ho-
hirm, nun u nit ai;a rujjj amr, uic
lime is devoted to sewing for the
)Kxr children. At the present time
noluhi, and the people responsible
for their appointment have had the
they are making rag carpets. That, opportunity of meeting them, they
is, they prepare ine rags, uui me ac
tual weaving is done at the Industrial
chcol. These carpets are sold and
the proceeds go toward meeting the
many financial demands that are
made upon the Gleaners.
At present the Gleaners are sup
porting three girls at Kawalahau Sem
inary. They give money to the Free
Kindergarten, send money to Tokio,
Mipport two Hawaiian Bibie readers
In Honolulu and each year make a
donation to the Woman's Board . of
Missions. They also send some
money to Micronesia, Each Year
their disbursements amount to some
thing over three hundred and twelve
dollars. The money Is gathered from
membership fees and contributions.
When there Is not enough in the
treasury more is raised by means of
delicatessen sales or in some similar
Previously the meetings of the or
ganization were held at the homes of
the officers, but a new plan has been
adopted and the meetings, with a
very few exceptions, are held at the'
j One reason why so many women le
1 tin to ' go on" in their looks after thir
! t or even earlier, is a growing habit
c( carelessness about tteir appearance
jin particular, the woman that marries,
i and has children is very likely to fall
i into the notion that "it doesn t matter
i hew mother looks." indeed, I have
know women who seem to fonside'
it a part of their duty to. their fam
ilies to get old and ugly as soon as
No woman can make a more fatal
mistake. A woman wants to be noud
of her children, and her children have
p.n equal right to be pround of her. A
woman who has become a wrinkled,
faded, humped-up, dowdy "backnum
ber" at forty may get a certain torel
ant affection and perfunctory grititude
from Ijer family, but she can never
inspire the admiration and respect and
willing obedience that every child
should be able to render to his moth
e. Depend upon it, excellent wife and
devoted mother, if you find yourself
too busy to take a daily bath, too busy
to keep your scalp clean and your h;:r
brushed, too busy to go to a dentist at
the first sign of decaying teeth, too
hi ev to massaee the blackheads out
Jng with them. At the conclusion of of y0Ur skin and manicure your nails
ner remains yesieraay. tne Cleaners ' ami provide yourself with suitable.be
asked that Mrs. Wickes write to 1 coming clothes, then you are absolute-
mem 11 sne snouia neea sucn help as
they might be able to give her.
Though .the.4 meeting was rather in
the nature of a social gathering, the
scriptural selection was read and the
usual collection taken.
The officers of the Gleaners for this
years , are; President, Mrs. E. A.
Jones; Vice-President, Miss Ramona
Morgan; Secretary, Miss Helen
Jones; Corresponding Secretary, Miss
Laura Atherton; Treasurer, Miss Mar
ian Brown; Assistant Secretary, Miss
Helen Colburn. ,-.
are even better satisfied with their
choice. Mr. and Mrs. Wickes are for
tunate, too, in that they are going to
China Just at the beginning of its
awakening, and the Chinese will no
doubt be quite ready to accept the
many new ideas which they are tak-
It is believed .that the baby drown
ed and then abandoned in the wash
room of an insurance hnilrtino- ra
Central Union Church. Yesterday's Angeles, is the child of wealthy so-
meeting was one of these- exceptions, ciety people, murdered from Jealousy,
ortd was more of a social gathering, The detectives have not made public
thus giving the young girls an oppor- the clew.
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vitiation of air, yet absolutely reliable, saying nothing of the conve
nience and aatlsfactlon; they bring you., ...
CURLING TONGS 3.50
DISC STOVES 4.50
PERCOLATOPS ........ $15.00
TRAVELING SETS 6.00
WATER HEATERS 6.00
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ly too busy. You are either being im
posed upon by some shirker, or el&e
you are voluntarily sacrificing a more
important to a less important consiu
eration. If it comes right down to a choice,
madam, I think your husband would
take more pleasure in your clean com
plexion than in a clean pair of attic
stairs, and I am quite sure that it is
better to provide your children with a
neat, trim, well-groomed mother to
look at at table than to harass their
little stomachs with tome elaborate
and indigestible "made dish." Mme.
Jeanne Ia Place in Woman's World
EWS FROM THE Y. W. ('. A.
Miss Esther Anderson, who was for
five years general secretary of the
Young Woman's Christian Associa
tion of America, will give a short
talk at the vesper services held by
the local association at the Home
stead next Sunday afternoon. Miss
Anderson is on her way to the States
from Australia, where she has been
in the association work for some time.
AH girls are invited to attend whether
members of the association or not
The French class met last Tuesday
With an enrollment of six. This
class is under the instruction of Miss
Laura Daker, graduate of one of the
j Paris . colleges. The lessons consist
of French conversation and grammar.
M - SSi
fepi and - C "
As there have been several applica
tions for a Spanish class, arrange
mepts have been made for one which
will meet Tuesday afternoons from
four to five, immediately following
the Trench class.
Yesterday afternoon a most en
thusiastic class of girls were given
instruction in tennis at the associa
tions courts next to the Homestead,
under the direction of Miss Tupper,
physical director of the association.
This afternoon from three o'clock
on the class in basketball will meet
for Its first lesson in that game.
Madame La Fayette
And Your Own Table
At the last meeting of the board
of directors of the association it was
decided to engage a domestic sci
ence teacher from the mainland to
take charge of that branch of the
work. There have been many appli
cations by the members for a class
of this kind, and as a suitable teach
er could not be found in" the city it
was found necessary to engage the
services of one from the coast.
BURLESQUE I'MOVIE" IS
Three comedies, and one good old
melo-dramatic subject, is the picture
offering at the Empire Theater for to
night, while Doyle and White, the
singing duo, and Martyn and Flor
ence, comedy jugglers, comprise the
vaudeville portion of the program.
Of the pictures, one entitled "The
Stuff Dreams Are Made Of is about
as novel a comedy picture as has ever
been manufactured, it being a bur
lesque drama, with the "villainous"
villain and "heroist" hero it it pos
sible to imagine, with most impossi
ble escapes and rescues, and all done
in a genuinely artistic burlesque style,
making the subject most ludicrous.
A particularly interesting event in
connection with this picture is the at
titude taken by the Oriental patrons,
the majority, being unaccustomed to
burlesque, believing the picture an
attempt at genuineness. They are
loud in their exclamations of disgust
when the hero beats the prison door
and the scenery falls, and when the
villainess locks the heroine in a mam
moth safe and without effort tosses
the safe through the window, only
to be caught in the waiting arms of
the hero as the safe reaches the
ground. These things are not grasp
ed by the average Oriental, and their
comments on the picture are a good
part of the performance.
LIVING ART STUDIES
TO REPRODUCE PAINTINGS
Patterson's Art Studies will present
their first ehange of act at tonight's
performances at the Liberty Theater,
it being an entirely new departure In
the posing line. Reproductions of fa
mous paintings, in colors, will be the
nature of the change from last week's
reproductions of famous statuary, and
tonight's turn is said to be even more
artistic and interesting than the ini
tial offering of Patterson's aggrega
tion. The Lancaster operatic seven are
on the last week of their local en
gagement and continue to please with
their excellent singing, and these
turns, In addition to a very good pro
gram of moving pictures, make up a
very good evenlng'B entertainment.
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Orcsm of Tcrtsr
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AT THE HAWAII.
That "thrill" promised by the man
agement to the "cool, cozy and com
fortable" Hawaii Theater, must have
been felt by the' large audience last
night S.R.O. tickets were sold at both
shows and then everyone couldn't get
in who wanted to. As a story or
piimeval passions worked out in gest
ures and actions, instead of words, tn
"Tragedy of the Desert" is a blue-rit
bon winner. The scenes fairly trans
port one away from the conventional!
ties, and the smell and burning glart.
of the desert sands pervade every
thing. Two other reels, a wescern
drama and a good comedy, rest the
patrons after tne tenseness of "The
Tragedy." The same bill repeats to
night and gives the ones who missed
it last night another chance.
Frank West, alias Walter Stacy, al
leged safe-blower, now under arrest
in St. Louis, is said to be the man
responsible for a bank robbery over
a year ago in New Westminster, B. C
It is reported that the Rock Island
system and the Mofiit line of Colo
rado are making efforts to enter California.
SPECIAL MUSICAL PROGRAM TO
TAT V. M. C. A.
Ladies' nrght will be Observed at
the Y. M. V. A. tomorrow night in
celebration of the first anniversary of
the dedication of the new building
on Hotel and Alakea streets. The
building will be thrown open to both
men and women and, it will be the
largest social event in the history of
the association here. The committee
on social privileges, of which A. T.
Wisdom is secretary, is preparing for
the entertainment of at least two
thousand guests, and no pains are be
ing spared by this committee as well
as other departments of the associa
tion to make the event one to be long
The entire building will be open to
inspection, and the visitors will have
a chance to see all the features of the
association in action. The ladies wiil j
have the exclusive use of the billiard j
room, but on account of repairs now
being made in the bowling alleys, that j
feature will not be running. Among
other features will be stunts in the)
gymnasium and a concert in the !
games hall. Music for the occasion'
will be furnished by Anderson's or-!
A musical program has been ar- i
ranged for the occasion bV Lloyd R. ,
Killam, assistant general secretary, !
and will be rendered by some of thei
loading singers and musicians of tht
city. Tlie program will be as fol-1
(a) Still as the Night Hoetz
(b) The Venetian Boat Song....
Miss Edith Rosslyn Collais and Mrs.
CI. K. Thackabury
Piano Solo The Rustle of Spring. .
Miss Florence Tewksbury
(a) Berceuse Godard
(b) Perpotuo Bohin
Prof. L. A. De Graca
Sonc: Freundliche Vision . . . Strauf
Whistling Solo Dr. S. D. Barnes
Violin Solo Grand Fantasie
Prof. L. A. de Graca
Song Madrigal Lynes
Mandolin So!o. with Guitar Accom
paniment Tales of Hoffman ....
1'rof. L. A. de Graca, Arthur Myhre
Accompanists Miss Genevieve
Swain. Miss Edith Gatfield, Miss Flor
ence Tewksbury and O. T. Webber.
Tickets for the occasion may be
obtained either at the Y. M. (.'. A. or
at the Y. W. '. A. There will be no
admission fee, and all are invited to
attend. Light refreshments will be
served by the social committee during
Hawaiian Opera House
FRIDAY EVENING - OCTOBER 11
MONDAY - OCTOBER 14
Elenora de Cisneros
Leading Mezzo-Soprano of the Chicago
Grand Opera Company
Sale of seats beginning Monday
morning at the Promotion Committee
Orchestra, $2.50; Dress Circle, $2;
Last Two Rows, Dress Circle, $1.50;
Balcony, First Row, $1.50; Balcony,
51; Gallery, 50c.
Grand Moving. Picture
and Stereopticon View
Funeral of the Late
Emperor of Japan
And Other New Feature Fllmi
TWO NIGHTS ONLY FRIDAY AND
October 1t and 12
15c, 25c, 35c
A masher who was arrested in Los
Angeles dropped a lighted match in
the gasoline tank of the automobile
patrol wagon and in the midst of the
excitement following the explosion escaped.
We are determined to
maintain the high stand
ard of our milk, and at
great expense we have
renewed much of our
handling machinery and
installed a refrigerating
plant of the most modern
pattern. Although the
cost of feed has advanced
greatly, we will continue
to use only the best. Milk
12 cents per quart.
Whitney & Marsh,ui
OUR MR. BRASCH hating jvst return
ed from the fashion centers of
New York, London, and Paris, we beg to
Our First Displays Are Now
Ready for Your Viewing
J -i - - -
now being shown
by us embody all
the .latest artis
tic touches of
New York rnona-
goton is uniqup,
$25 to $200
'.' . ; " i- . ji t-'f i-
BIG ATTRACTIONS TONIGHT
Martyn & Florence
e & White
Great Picture Program
Pathe Weekly Showing the Raising
. of the '
"A PERILOUS RIDE"
PRICES: 10c and 15c
M AW A I
T H E A T C R
AND ITS ONLY FOR TWO NIGHTS
We positively can't afford to hare
it for more than that; we like t af
ford these things, but Carnegie hasn't
spoken to us lately and "Jawa D."
refuses to cable so we can onlv have
it on tap for just two nights Wed
nesday and Thursday.
Oh, yes we meant to tell you be
fore this. It's the greatest, weirdest,
and most interesting dramatic story
of love and hate since Ouida wrote
"Under Two Flags." It makes yon
forget theaters, tall hats and taxicabs
and takes you clear to Algiers and
the Sahara Desert. Can you imagine
a weirder, more gripping, intensive
thing than a
"TRAGEDY OF THE DESERT"
as played by the Kalem Co., In the
city of Algiers and on the desert? A
good comedy and a bully Western pic
ture complete the bill. But don't for
get the principal film. It's worth see
10 and 15 Cents. FRED NOYES, Mgr.
N U VAHV, BELOW B ER ETANIA
Baseball for Sunday
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; (entrance King street) up to 1 p. m.;
after 1 p. m., at M. A. Gunt & Co..
Kins: and Fort.
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