1341 ON PENSION
LIST DIE IN YEAR,
WORLD, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7; L922.
Chinese Baby Show Prize Winner
Caught in Action by the Camera
Jeath of Civil War Veterans
.and Widows Reduces Cost
WASHINGTON. Dec. 7. The
lAmerlcan pension system cost the
public (255,201662 during the fiscal
car ended last Juno 30, according to
Mho annual report ot the Commls-
istoncr of Pensions. Of this, $25,-
8gp4f) 107,583 was paid out for pensions, the
;cosi or. nxaintcnanco vcmg i,i4,07.
,k. That the number of pensions In
(Ills country is rapidly diminishing; Is
ishovra In the statement that $4,908,
59 less wan paid in pensions during
ftho jiast fiscal years than during the
fprevloUB year; that 25,082 Civil War
I veterans died, ns asnlnat 24,775 for
tho previous year, and that 21,25'J
widows died as against 19,451 the
The numbor of pensioners on the
oils Uuno 30, 1922, was 547, 01C, com
pared with 666,052 on Juno 30 the
previous year. Of these, 193,881 wero
:lvll War vctorans; 272,194 Civil War
rldows, 46,955 veterans of tho Span
ish War, and 9,198 widows of
ivico In tho war with Mexico and 40
rldows of soldiers of the War of 1812.
Under the act of May, 1920, provld-
JlnB for tho retirement of civil sorvlco
employees, thcro wero 7,576 annui
tants on tho roll, of whom 6,667 wero
Fj'otlred for age, tho remainder for dls-
OF W. & J. ELEVEN
tV'ARHINOTON, l'a., Dec. 7. Chester
I,. Weldenfulat of Mollne. 111.. rlKtu
tackle for two seasons, Jias been elected
Captain of tho Washington and Jefter-
on football team lor ins season oi
Wclderqulit's election was madr
unonltnous when Albert Crook, centre,
of Detroit, Mich., withdrew his name
before balloting; was started.
ti had been generally agreea mai
cither Weldorqulst or Crook, both of
whom have only one more year oi com-
tho only other man mentioned, has two
rnoro years oi varnuy connmuuun,
. 1 1 1 ... mha a fl.hl rnK thn m fi
u'.i.i-Miittf i,mm hn nn outstandlns
flRuro In Washington and Jefferson's
play for two seasons. His playing thU
year, during a period when the Ilea and
m..-,. iin wni nnthlntf to ho&Ht
of, was better than that of any of his
comrades, lie is a natural lenuor,
grcsslvo and capable, ond la expscted
to mnite a nign cibbb v.uiain.
This is tho authentic plcturo of tho prizo w Inner of tho unique baby
show held In tho Port Arthur restaurant In S'ow YoiU's Chinatown.
Helen Wong (caught In action) got the hIiow's Umi ribbon as "tho baby
that cries the most." A glance nt tho picture will convlnco any one that
Helen wn fairly. Tho show was given by tho Chincso and American
Women's Sewing Circle.
ability. Tho Retirement Luw, with
several broadening and liberalizing
acts, has been In operation for two
yenrs, tho Commissioner declared, nnd
exporlenco indlcutos It needs but few
changes. Tho prOHcnt fccalo of an
nuities should bo enlarged to provide
a somewhat larger nnntilty for all
classes, tho Commissioner miiil, nnd
particularly for thoso receiving lean
than 830 pqr month.
1MIO.M2 mill, fl.WKS TOWN.
UT1CA. N Y., lVc. 7. Tho Vlllago ot
Montlceilo, three miles west of Rlchftehl
Springs, would have boon destrpyed by
flro onily yiislcrday had not Miss lilslo
Taylor, teluphono operator In Richfield
.SprtiiBH, nillrd every member of tho
l-'lre Department nnd got them started
on I heir way to Montlceilo. As It was,
llir hotel, tluec barns and two dwellings
wore burned. A blizzard was raging at
BONW1T TELLER 6XO.
FIFTH AVENUE -AX 38 STREET.
NOW IN PROGRESS
e Uhviual cDecmibei
FOR WOMEN AND MISSES
Presenting the Greatest Values Ever Offered by This Shop,
Appropriately Timed for Christmas Giving
jjr Hudson Seal Coats - - 245.00
Hudson Seal Coats - - 210.00
40-inch length. Full flare model with
natural skunk-collar and cuffs.
4 5 -Inch length. Full flare model with
collar and cuffs of natural skunk or
Hudson Seal Coats
or Capes ----- 350.00
47 inches long. Extremely smart Formerly
models of fine selected dyed muslcrat 475.00
Natural Mink Capes - - 650.00
45 and 47-ineh lengths. Straightllne Formerly
models with crushed collars. 895.00
Eastern Mink Cape - 2250.00
Full length circular model with Formerly
Droned Mink Wrap - 2750.00
Of fine selected Eastern mink, per
fectly matched pelts.
American Ermine Capes
48-inch length. StralghUine or
pointed side models.
Civet Cat Coats - - - 110.00
Natural Muskrat Coats 135.00
45-inch length. Full flare motor Formerly
model with shawl collar, belt to match , 115.00
Mole Capes and Coats - 350.00
47-inch length. Various styles, made Formerly
of the finest selected skins. 475.00
Persian Lamb Coats - - 375.00
47-lncii length. Straightline model Formerly
with flare sleeves, kolinsky squirrel 495.00
Black Caracul Coats - - 295.00
47-inch length. Straightline model Formerly
with shirred shawl or chin collar of 395,00
kolinsky dyed squirrel, flare sleeves.
Black Caracul Capes- - 450.00
47-inch length. Slim-shoulder swing
ing model with natural fitch collar.
Russian Ermine Cape 1350.00
Full length model of finest skins.
Beautifully marked broadtail wrap
with large collar and revers of Hudson
- - -1500.00
Broadtail Coat - - - 1750.00
Stralihtline model with wing sleevet,
kolinsky collar and cufti.
Moire Caracul Coats - - 695.00
47-inch length. Various smart models Formerly
in straightline effects with flare 950.00
Baby Caracul Coats- - 1350.00
A variety of handsome models with Formerly
kolinsky, pointed fox or Hudson Bay 1650.00
White Caracul Evening
Full-swinging circular model with Formerly
black lynx collar. 795.00
Beige Caracul Redingote 850.00
An exquisite model with large collar,
cuffs and border of pearl gray dyed
Brown Baby Caracul
Handsome full circular model with
collar of brown fox.
H5et Be Co.
Fifth Avenue nt 35th Street N. Y.
GIFTS HE WILL LIKE
BECAUSE HE CAN USE THEM
The Best & Co. collection of
accessories for men, offers a
happy solution of the gift
problem, for here are the things
that men buy for themselves,
and such a choice is always
Silk Dressing Gowns . ?
Blanket Robes . . r.
Sweaters . ,.r .
18.50 to 75.00
5.00 to 10.00
8.50 to 28.50
SWEATER VESTS 6.75
Wool Golf Hose . . . 2.00 to to.oo
Silk Half Hose . . 1.00103.00
Silk and Wool Hose . . t.75 to 5.00
SILK PAJAMAS 6.50
end up to 20.00
Smart Silk Ties . . 1.45 and 1.95
Silk Mufflers .... 5.00 to t8.oo
Wool Mufflers . , . . 3.50 to 6.50
BELT &. STERLING SILVER BUCKLE 3.50
Linen Initial Hdkfs. box of six 1.50 to 5.00
Umbrellas ..... 3.50 to 16.50
Walking Sticks .... 3.001016.50
Openwork Clox All Silk Hose 2.85
Superior aualitv all silk hose, with Box of
novelty openwork clox. Black, otter
Fine All Silk Hose
Superfine quality all silk hose, in
black, Mandalay, otter, bobolink,
almond, silver or gunmetal.
Hand Embroidered Clox
All Silk Hose
Fine quality silk hose, with hand
embroidered clox. Black with white
or white with black or self clox.
BONW1T TELLER &.CO.
Wit dpotialfa (SAop cfOrifinaOon
FIFTH AVENUE AT 00 STREET.
Specially Priced and Specially Boxed
for Welcome Christmas Gifts
For Women and the Jeune Fille
Paris Clox Sheer Silk Hose 1.95
Fine, sheer quality black silk hoso Box of
with lisle garter top. Paris drop- 3 pr.,
stitch clox. 5.76
Sheer Paris Clox Silk Hose 4.50 ,
Gossamer quality all silk sheer hose pox af
with dainty dropstitch clox. Black,
almond, cinnamon, gunmetal, rose, ' ''
beige or Rembrandt. 13.35
Fifth Ave, at 35th St.-N Y.
TODAY nnd FRIDAY
yor Women, SMisses, Girls
REDUCED or SPECIALLY PRICED
Women's Coats and Wraps
and deep-piled bollvla, In straightline, belted or wrappv itylu.
id models tor the woman who wishes to use her own furs.
Women's Camels Hair Coats - - - 65.00
Paris La Mode nnd other camels hair coats; also coats and wraps of panvclalne
with caracul collar and cuffs Silk lined and interlined.
Misses' Sports and Top Coats
Plain and plaid camels hair; plain and plaid English and domestic flcecej.
Loose and belted styles; some leather trimmed.
Misses' Fur -Trimmed Coats
I Panvcla'nc, dorccan, normandle in bloused, belted or wrap coats, with cara
cul collar and cuffs; collar of wolf, beaver or squirrel.
Misses' Fur-Trimmed Coats
Smart coats and wraps of bloomella. Andrew Superior, panvelaine, with collar
of squirrel, beaver or platinum wolf; caracul collar ana: cuffs.
Little Girls' School Coats 7.50
Originally 10.50 to 16.50
Warm wool mixtures in dark practical color for school and play. Sizes 4, 5, 6 yrs.
Girls' Fur-Trimmed Coats - - . - - 1500
Originally 18.00 to 21.50
A number of attractive models in various materials and furs. Si'icj 4, 5, 6 years.
Girls' Tailored Coats 18.00
Originally 25.00 to 37.50 '
Smartly styled top-coats of Scotch and English mixtures; also in double-faced
fleeces- Sizes 6 to i6 years.
Girls' Fur-Collared Coats
Originally 59.00 to 98.00
Beautiful soft-surfaced wool materials, with various furs. Sizes io to 14 years
Misses', 2nd Floor
Womtn's, 3rd Floor
Girls', 2nd Floor
F4NKLIN SltMO JxCEN'S SHOTS
Copies of London
Town and Suburban Ulsters
For Men and Young Men
English models most of them half
belted hand-tailored in friezes and
chinchillas with colorful plaid-backs
and priced to simplify the problem of the
man who wants an English type of coat
Men's Shops-. West 38th and 37th Streets Strctt Level
Real Estate Ada. for The Sunday World Real Estate Section
MUST BE IN THE WORLD OFFICE BEFORE FRIDAY.
CIRCULATION OVER 600,000 J
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