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THE EVENING WORLD, MONDAY, APRIL 88, 1818.
BRING Tilt llll OKI TO Ot R t-KT.F MIWl.l Rli SEVENTH FLOOR
AS WITNESS AT j
Jury Again Hears Woman
Who Made and Withdrew
The epeolej Oran.1 Jury working in
oosiJuniMlon wltli Justice Seabury of the
Hssnrame Court to-day began an In
vestigation Into the arrest of Georife A.
Hipp in Atlantic City, N. J., and the
effort to bring him here on unprintable
charges ma ite hy two youne: women.
This fnc.t canard a rumor that Indlct
mente mlirnt be founl agalnM members
of the I'olioe Department yet unnamed
In District-Attorney Whitman's graft In
vestigation. It was aald that the inquiry
would deal another and a hard blow to
Mr. Whitman, however, said that the
Indictment were unlikely, though If
any be found they probabiy will charge
subornation of perjury. The Inquiry Is
really a defensive move by the District
Attorney In preparation for the trial
of Inspector ATweeney, Murtha. Thomp
son and llussey, which begin to-morrow.
Hipp will he an Important witness
sgalnst all these men and is certain to
t.e submitted to a searching cross-examination
hy Francis WIIman, counsel
fgr Hussey, who will conduct Slpp's
cross-examination. It lit understood, on
hahsjf of all four former Inspector
etipp will moat likely be attacked along
the lines of the charges made against
him by the police when he first fled
from the city and an effort thus made
to discredit his testimony.
In response to subpoenas, Second
Deputy Police Commissioner Ueore
R. Dougherty, Chief Inspector Max
Hohmlttberger, t.leut. Richard O'Con
nor, Morris Grossman and Martha
Millar, better known as "Trials," came
ear.y to the Criminal Courts Building.
O'Connor was called before the Grand
Jury first, and for half an hour As
sistant District-Attorney Clark ques
tioned him. Then he was Instructed to
wait nearby, as he might be wanted
again, and Mr. Dougherty took nl
place In the witness chair.
The Miller woman was the most Im
portant witness, as it was she and an
other woman who made the original
oharKf ugainst rilpi. Recently she
made Ml affidavit In the District-Attorney'
"ttu revealing her share In the
plot to railroad SIpp to Jail and dis
credit him before the public hy trumped
up charge of a revolting character,
which he afterward ftpudl-Ated. It was
lo have her tell this story again that
she was summoned before til Grand
A PALTRY 4 FEET MAKES
TROUBLE FOR OSCAR.
Willing to Double Width of En
trances to His New Opera House
for a Bit of Space in Alleys.
Oscar Hammersteln hreeied down the
corridor of the City Hall to-day and
aald he wanted to ace tho Mayor.
"Your card, please," said an attend
ant. "Card!" exclaimed Oscar. "In all my
Ufa never have I carried a card. 1
shall writ my name, olve me pad
and pencil. In a Jiffy he was ushered
Into the presence of the Mayor.
"I called on a mutter of principle."
explained Mr. Hammersteln afterward.
"I am having trouble over the plans
for the new opera house 1 am to build
on Ijexlngtnn avnue. The Mayor does
not know how to help ma out of the
difficulty, neither does the Corporation
Attorney, the Board of Examiners, the
Fir Department and the Building Bu
reau. The Mayor haa asked tn to
writ a letter to him telling all about
II and then perhaps h may have the
"It la all about a paltry four feet of
property. The law says I must tmlld
alleyways to my opera house which
shall b fourteen feat wide). I say, let
me make alleyways ten feet wide and I
will make my entrances titty feet In
stead of twenty-five feet wide, as re
quired, too, by law.
"Could anything foe mors slmpleT But
the ofBcSala do not think so. They
throw their hands In the air and ne
uter It U against the law. Hww silly I"
tody Foiad With "I.Bdwlg" on
Harbor Squad A, polios to-day recov
ered In the North River, off West Elev
enth street, the body of a man, appar
ently thirty-live years old, f.ve feet ten
Inches In height, and weighing 200
pounds. In the clothing was a pawn
ticket signed "Dudwlg," a white nietul
watch and five cents. The man had
brown hair and dark eyes and complex
ion, ami was I lean ehuven. Ho wore
MtM overalle. blue coat and vest, black
trousers, black shirt, blue tie, yellow
ini'erwmr. Un half hose and black
Ct.es Firilshc. C.n-lete
3 Rooms at 849.98
4 " at 874.98
8 " at 8124.98
93.00 Down on 950 WortH
88.88 - 175 -
87.88 " 8188 -
m i&tMin van i
Just Two More Days for This Sale Tuesday and Wednesday
a I I tt a. ...
whole week's business in three days
we will do
have collected the
we si.rr.ea out to do a
. I I1 n . m i r s t
earnestly Deneve tnat we will do it. Uur buyers
greatest assortments of wantecT Spring and Summer merchandise at bar Rain
prices it has ever been our good fortune to offer to our clientele.
Read every item listed below:
Women's 50c Night Gowns
Trimmed with wide embroideries, insertions and cluster tucking.
made on full yokes, limit 2 to a customer. No mail orders., at, each J
. rn4 fleer. ,
1.49 and 1.98
Milan Chip, Hair
and Java Hats in
12 of the newest
white and colors.
3 in a Bunch
."u ' u,jBBBBBinmaarBBBr,fti
I mi i M luf -- i a i
Remember- this is a 3-day celebration event, and there are but two;
rlays left for you to take arlvantajre of the most sensational values that
1 e 1 . i it t i-i; n
iave ever been ottered to the New Tork shopping public. You
should come to-day if possible. KKMhlVIBhR 10-M0RK0W
AND WKDNESDAY ARE THE LAST DAYS.
Women's House Dresses
Percalrt in round neck models, trimmed with contrasting color, high
girdle effects. Sizes )6 to 46, limit 2 to a customer. No mail orders
I Second Itanr. I.
Long flues, broad heads, fine male
stock, in black, white. King's blue,
Alice blue, Nell rose, brown, gold
emerald, gray and other good colors
( Main Fleer. .
Ririhdav Sale Prim
Swiss ribbed vests, low neck and sleeveless
or wing sleeves.
elastic All sizes..
( Mnln Moor.) ,
LV) llMen's 79c Shirts
(JJ BMhdsy Sse Prlci
I i ment of pPV"gJ4(l)'jl' JWy I
i i i -i-.,i Vv -n . r i
Very I and l"ndglaRS
....) tV cuffs. All sirs. fi5 Laa j I
J fmeanniv-iiv IM !.. t ... ------- '
75c Bed Sheets
8lM 81x00. Birthday Sale Price
Made of good quality bleached sheeting, without dressing,
finished with deep hems. These sheets are regularly sold
at 7x, marked special at. each
e Mala ST
16-Button Silk Gloves
BMhday Sal PHct el
Double finger tipped mousquetaire style, black
and white only. These are 16-button length
for elbow length sleeves
At 2 Sensational Price
For the Birthday Sale
of crepe and batiite,
itocks and jabots at
tsehed. cascades with
ribbon bows, net yokes,
point collars, collar and
cuff sets, embroidered
batiste collars and single
and double jabots.
29c Sls velsss Culm pes in plain
white end cream net. with adjust- 0s
,(Maln Floor. )
Reg. 10c Muslins
Birthday Sale Price
Bleached and unbleached muslin,!
36 inches wide. Mill lengths rang
ing from 2 to IS yards. Some of V
the best known makes included. I
Limit 20 yards, at, a yard J
$6.98 Lawn Swings
Each swing is guaranteed to hold 1,000
lbs.; made ot all hardwood, all parts
ncauv painiea ana Varnished. swing
is made with steel
should be on the
lawn of every
house where there
.(fteveBth Fleer. I,
Silk Charmeose Meteor
36 inches wide; soft, clinging finish, in black
only. Great value, at our price, yard.
i (Mala Floor.) .
f $1.25 Full Size i
'12.75, 15.00 and
For Women and Misses
A remarkable lot of suits that will i
create a furore at our price for the "
Birthday Sale. We only illustrate t
one of the many models, but you will
find them all up to date in style conception
All well tailored in the most becoming new Spring styles.
including the Russian blouses, the smart plain tailored (
cutaway, as well as the semi-trimmed effects. Skirts in
many instances designed to match coats. Coats lined
with peau de cygne or guaranteed satin. Materials in
clude all wool serges, tweeds, Bedford cords, novelty
weaves. Shades are navy, Copenhagen, brown, leather,
white with hairline stripes and all black. Sizes 14 to 46.
(sasiwwwaxwMWMWMW' Reread Floor. ',-inn'nrii-M) wswnnnnnn
$1.00 Bed Spreads r
I . l Li ....lis-1 A-V I I VUfllS
Full size, heavy crochet quality
in white. A variety of very neat
designs. Neatly hemmed ends.
Limit 2 to a customer, at each . v .
$12.98 Reed Pullman
Body made of reed and in full
size, large adjustable reed hood
with heavy reed dt
roll; flexible steel I f
springs ; like illus
tration on the left )
.( h Fleer.).
Cashmere and Bed
ford cord, in cream
while: deep cir
cular toller, rlsbo
rstely trimmed with
several rows of wide
Iocs insertions, rib
bons. Use edges snd
silk braids; both in
long and short styles.
All sites to 2 years.
Vnanrh BlVlM. .f SMV
relae. trimmed . wltS)
I hood I I cantrastlns b o r s e r e: U
I Children'. Prawsrs Ot tnusTI
l.h.d wtUS raffles isi
nil iuii wiara: sii
is rear.: limit It
-Of sniitTla. Ma
sal laeo eSaee:
Diagonal Whipcord Saltings
Two tone effect, shades of Copenhagen, navy, garnet and
Oxford. Splendid for skirts and suits. Yard......
I Main -
0 Good assort
JT meat of colore.
W None CO.D,
No mail or telephone orders filled.
25c Box Stationery
Birthday Sale Price
Each bos contains 9J sheets of linen cloth
finished paper. Regularly sells at 25c
Envelopes to match, 25 in package
t Main Floor. )
Women's Seamless Cotton Hosiery
Birthday bale trice a Hair
Full seamless cotton hosiery, in all black or with unbleached split soles.
Double toes and heels and deep welt garter tops. Regular 10c quality,
slight seconds, at, a pair
Main Flaaf '
$2.25 Heavy Blankets
Birthday Sale Price
All full site, with fine, heavy woolnep.
in rv and whits. Fancy borders. 4
Limit 2 to a customer. Pair . .
. Fourth Fleer. .
Birthday Sale Price
Room lot paper, 10 rolls and 20
yard border, enough to cover
12x15 size room: worth $1.50, at
( Fourth F1oor.),
$2.00 Port or Sherry
Our rich fruity Full Bodied Old (Colony
wines; sold regular at $2.00. C,
In this sale at half Drice. Full
$1.25 West End Club
Mellowed l.y gr in woo.1; this whiskey .
is our regular $1.25 quality
bottles; in this sale at, asch.
98c Cotton Blankets
Birthday Sale Price
Soft and downy with high nap.
Shown in white and gray with
colored borders. Pair
Well constructed. Solid
drum or open in the back
for pillows; all suss
colors. No mail or
phone orders filled.. .
' Fessrth Fleer.)
At Birthday Sale Prices.
Bust Form.. Jersey
covered; sls.s SS to
40 Imhrs: rm-nn.
.larlv 60i.. at. ASFV
I f 'aoioleta Dreee Form..
ton h.uw Iron stands;
I sdju.tabla to any
.v,.u., J ' '
hu.t: slies SO to 40
I lncb.ej value sxl AO
ISU.OO; at. . Ieil
I He White fottaa Taae
I 24 -yarn rons we
1 1 On Bias Laws Taoel
llV-yard piece. . . .Be
J. O. lilac's OoMobi
whit.; 40. oo. in'.
I He llatol. for J veins straw
hats U ahadMi bottle.. 14r
(oaS liancere or wooa nr
wlr; r.s. Sc.: 1 for. , . .fir
Handle Iroahrs Was: o.. Be
lOe Dues Caaai stHpe er
check .(feels: at...... 7c
Allow Hair Ns
. . lOc
Pearl Buttons I da. on card Se
Needle rslnt, 400 count: 3
Knaeh Tape, assorted width.:
'-' buadlee Be
r.c Sewtaa SUki all ahad.r;
- for Be
Wiener Trees, pair He
Usralsw tottoni blaek. tan
Off whit; dosen lOe
Children's UN' Hoee Nanport-
er.1 pair flc
shell Hair Flnsi S in bes.
hell Hair Plast S In bn. i a.. I
Note These Birthday Prices on Furniture
$140 Brass Bed
ti-rn; A ft.
II lows. No
unltiirv Mat- W
4& vur i-utbrm. Iilrth-
dtvjr in i. ivUuut th cvsn
We Will FurnLsh Your Home
Complete or In Part
Purohaacs of 140.00 or vr antltla you
to mentbtrahlp In ur Kurnlturts iu -whli'h
nifuiiM cntivanlent pstymtnu.
ai i f i oak.
1 ti Up n Opt tui nsiil
M r ly
m i hoc
An, it ion la
in lo, l I I . ' -4TI
t ajisf or laat hr
'12 L5- EnameUed
mi. .rMiMi twel value .v.r of
"k." .na.n.l finish. .11 slses.
, ( Fifth si.. r-iojTLAruxTLrinrii i Sj4esSsSSJkSeS.sk
A savins M
in 00. HHlect.d SB
clilen finieh. 8 Inoh turned
pliui with heavy Use and
rUw feet; 43 inch top, S f.l
e. ri: i
at Birthday Sale Prices
itfie Pur. tt hit. Castile skvaa
3ti lb. bar tie
3Be lluayadl Jaao. Water.
Be Math BaJle Iarse nkae.
CleM Brome SsMsw. . .Bne
Trie Mr ran of HrmSMtatUlee
I Imb sou as TTTTMss
I Or Mulakar anS Crm of
Tartar I .o. eases
Fare Rsteem Baits I.b. . .Be
SI.imi lfarTa Hair TlealUt BU
SI hi M.eih . Has. and Hal.
uhur Hair SbmrsTr ... Bite
-.. itou.ehoid Buhner Olovee
and coarse and fin.
VBe F.nchaaSe rnrvlemds Tal
eum Pewewr 'Pun lb . . . IBs
fBe asM Ilea tlfi lue. S)e
Sl.OO Tar Baas ToaSO
TBe Tar Skvas BBSSO
Is. .............. .SBe
two Tar Skene SSsST
Tar Bkeete Sts. 40s4S:
each 4c l doeea. ,.., . e
lOe Whlu Tar Cssiskjr
Flakes Lb .Be
TBe PsiesUs Ms lis, i
Ready for Immediate
Delivery at 89c
Blue or brown striped duck. All awnings
are 42 inches long and in 3 sixes:
A-Wiimt 28 to 32 Inch window.
B Will fit 34 to 38 Inch window.
C Will fit 40 to 44 inch window.
.4 Fourth Floor. I.
$17.50 9x12 Heavy Brussels Rugs
1 II s- m mm i as a e)SB s) aTaa mm .a "
au (jumrantttd ftrttctuiTthday bale frtce q
Handsome floral and Oriental patterns in the prettiest artistic color com- A
hinatirhei. LI. r"1 : c t .... : I II , It
ii i iieiuiass ""ojjiuoDic. xupics oi ianiuus uiiiuricu rugs, ail guaranieea
perfect, and can be used in any room of the house I
(Fourth floor. )
Silk Floss Cushions
Regular 39c and 49c
styles, covered with
white cambric; choice
21x21 inches. 18x24
inches and 23x23 inch sizes. None C. 0. D. No
Mail or Telephone Orders.
.(Fourth Floor. I.
Mas round corners, is made of genuine oak, rich soldcn brown
(inish; Ihe oouhle wslls are parked with wool irlt. hu h iniurei
a perfect inflation and s trrat ice isvinr,. Ice and food com
partmenta lined v ith gslvamied steel; hat removable watte pipe
and automatic trap; 38inchea high, 20 inches wide; at
Apartment house style. SO in. i Side ice style. 42 inches high.
I 30 inches wide
Regular 27c Floor Oilcloth
SmW SSBS aSL n - t anas .
a c.,Md. wii Knaton lo All Birthday Sale Price
Choice of I U and 2 yard widths. A splendid grade of floor oilcloth in
a variety of desired patterns. Regular prico 27c marked at, a square
. Fourth rinor. I.
2,000 DDTmT17C Small
Pounds I llJll,l3
1 I lie ran a
nine Hwri't ; ruifi
18c aTfftdo: vm)n
K7l J uur ;
Brads , rm.
DC s Litre ' snrori
ii III HI. II' Illl
"" ' y 12C
h Peanut Butter
I 'Bnt! '2 '2c fra
"ll'iV.II, KTL'AKT" W'.ll-Knuwn I I lv 'Ji h.' l.,':Ml
COFFEE 3 38V FWM ""
taXim m Itotlt'l
r itrii'lt1, i"j. ru
nn a v.rra. v
DIinU 1 It uniar h
,Hrow iry huciiiiiK ,
; Dtut bottiea, st. nll in I,
sfsOrr?!?!? u oiQtn Mima,
tar ; earn
1 1 n I ' -ii' I . run.
I nr lai - JIT
- ( . . i i tratlu,
S III- fur
. iii. f..i
.luutly iirnKen. )(J
HOMINY GRITS in.
rnuw ssrsi oici virgims
tlllllfivr nV- v ii'er
MACARONI ELBOWS tor.
'.Ml 1 hi.
$1.50 Malting Boxes
Good size, strongly
made, with shaped legs;
trimmed with rattan.
No mail or telephone orders filled
I I .mi i It rl,Mr.l
None C. 0. D.
11.75 Fancy Imported
Average Height 36 Inches
Frames of bamboo or in carved Teak-
wood brush Panels hand
painted or embroidered
on silk or cotton in artis
tic designs snd colors.
buuMAMi rourin rioor.i.
100-Piccc English "Kioto" Bine
Decorated Dinner Sets
c.u r I., -a L a err as
wicit rcjfuturtjr srs our siuck st
I his is an aitraur Jinary special. Iheae dinner acta AT. AA
sre carried in out open stock which means you on l B ?IX
alwaya rrplace any Lrokrn pircr. Open stock dinner- Vl V
ware is very rarely sold at s reduction, but the An
nivrrsary Sale breaks all precedent. All large sue gmW
pieces in colonial shapes J
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