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Only 53 Lost
On Moldavia;
Others Landed
jfe, Officers Among the
Missing; Survivors at
British Port
Troops Laughing
When in Boats
Discipline Splendid, Says
U. S. Captain; U-Boat
Not Sighted
LONDON", May 25.- With the excep?
tion of fifty-three American soldiers,
,;| the persons on board the British
reopship Moldavia, which was torpe
ed and sunk Thursday morning, were
l<*ed and have been landed at a south
British port. No officers' names
ire among the list of missing and it
''contains the names of omly two non?
commissioned officers.
Less than a quarter of an hour after
the Moldavia had been torpedoed off
the southeast coast of England on
Thursday morning, virtually every man
had gone* over the sides of the vessel
into the lifeboats.
Edwin and Clyde Bosley, of North
Troy, Vt., leaped from the deck and
were drowned. Had it not been for
this the losses would have been con?
fined to those killed by the explosion
of the torpedo.
Thought Ship Was Turning Qv??r
The Bosley brothers were on guard
when the ship was struck. There was
t sharp list, and they evidently be?
lieved she was turning over. Search
was made for them, but they were not
wen after they jumped overboard.
The Moldavia was moving forward
steadily 'on a smooth sea and was al?
most within sipht of its destination
when the torpedo crashed into the
boat's side. The big vessel listed
sharply. Destroyers began rushing
alongside and fore and aft in an en?
deavor to find a trace of the submarine.
Although they prevented the- U-boat
from reappearing, it is not known
whether a hit was scored by the depth
charges, *^hich were dropped in a circle
around the point from which the tor?
pedo was sent.
Captain Johnson, an American infan?
try officer, who was on board the Mol?
davia, gave a "Daily Telegraph" repre
stntativ? this account of the sinking.
"The ship was struck just forward
of the engines on the port side. All
the troops were in their bunks sleep?
ing in their uniforms. There was a
loud explosion and then the ship's
whistle was blown, which was a signal
for everybody to come on deck. The
men had been assigned to particular
boat*?, and boat drill had been held
every day during the voyage. The men
assembled in perfect order. Their dis?
cipline was splendid, the best I ever
Ship Righted and Ran On
"The Moldavia listed to port, hut
righted herself and ran on for about
fifteen minutes, to avoid being hit
again. Then the began to sink stead?
ily. Orders were given to lower the
boats and rafts and we got off.
"Destroyers had been circling around
us all the time, and as soon as the
Moldavia was struck they dropped sev?
eral depth charges. No second torpedo
was fired and we saw nothing of the
submarine. We remained in the life?
boats until the ship sank, when we
were taken on board the destroyers.
"As soon as the men got aboard the
boats and rafts they began laughing
md singino*. and when the ship sank
they gave three cheers."
The Moldavia was off the southeast
coast when she was attacked, says the
correspondent of "The Daily Mail" at
? southeast coast port. He quotes a
member of the crew as saying:
"A careful watth was kept, but a
submarine does not seem to have been
lighted before the torpedo struck.
Only half a dozen men who were put
off on a raft got so much as a wetting,
?nd they were saved."
H. Diehl, Moldavia Victim,
Leaves Widow in New York
Herman Diehl, who is. on the Mol?
davia list of missing, was thirty years
old and a member of the 58th Infantry,
Company B. He is a graduate of the
New Jersey public schools. About nine
years ago Diehl enlisted in the regular
army, in which he served up to three
years ago. He was drafted several
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Casualties Among Our
Fighting Men Abroad
WASHINGTON. May 25.?The army
casualty list to-day contained twenty
three names, divided as follows: Killed
in action, 4; died of wounds, 4; died of
disease, 3; wounded severely, 4;
wounded slightly, 8.
The War Department also made pub?
lic the names of fifty-three men who
are missing from the torpedoed British
steamship Moldavia.
Five American army officers and
i twenty-six enlisted men heretofore
? reported missing are now known to bo
j prisoners in Germany, the War Depart?
ment anounced to-day.
The death of Second Lieutenant Ken?
neth Pickens Culbert, of 6 Hampton
Street, Cranford, N. J.f in an aeroplane
accident in France, was announced by
the Marine Corps to-day.
The army list follows:
(All names not otherwise marked are
those of 2>rirates.)
Killed in Action
KIRKMAN. Robert B?, corporal, Cllfty, Ky.
BRAND, Ben. Logran, N. D.
CAVINESS. Carl L., Chariton, Iowa.
i?TURDEVANT. Charles C, 71 Maple
Street, Tipton, Ind.
Died of Wounds
?JOHNSON, Albert E., lieutenant, Collins
ville. Conn.
BUTEAU, Laurence J., Quebec Street,
Quebec, Canada.
fcALENSKY. Tony. Bentleyville. Penn.
SMYDEN, Frank J.. Kingston, Penn.
Died of Disease
KNAPP, Lee Henry, lieutenant, Danburyi
N. H.
M'FARLAND, Willis, Bullochville, Ga.
FORSTER. Louis George, engineer, 318*1
O'Donnell Street, Baltimore.
Severely Wpunded
DOYLE, Daniel, corporal, 133 Oneids
Street, Syracuse, N. Y.
CASH, Samuel, 1623 VHet Street, Mil
waukee, Wis.
M'CURY, Charlie. Candler, N. C.
PLEMMONS. Zeb V., Asheville, N, C.
Slightly Wounded
BRY, Neal. sergeant, Luretha, Ky.
MYERS, James F., mechanic, 312 Stat<
Avenue, Clarksburg, W. Va.
IVY, Noble H., East Columbia Street,
Evansville, Ind.
MASELLIS, Vito, Ruth. Nev.
MORAN. Earl H.. Dell Rapids, S. D.
SACKMAN, Gottlieb, Fall?n, Mont
?SAMPAIR, James W., New Riebmond, Wis.
SANDRIDGE. Charles S.. Buntyn, Tenn.
Prisoners (Previously Reported Miss?
HALL, James Norman, captain, Colfax,
MEREDITH. J. J., lieutenant aviator; at
Camp Karlsruhe.
CRAWFORD. James F.. lieutenant, War?
saw N. Y.; at Camp Karlsruhe.
EDENS, Louis M., lieutenant, CaAioL
Mo. ; at Camp Karlsruhe.
REDMOND. Maurice S., lieutenant, 331
Pacific Avenue, Pittsburgh; at Camp Karls?
MEEHAN. Patrick P., corporal, 20
Genesee Street, Springfield, Mass. ; at Camp
WALKER. Robert, corporal, 212 Grand
Street, Jersey City, N. J.
WHITEHEAD, Lee H.. corporal, Jeffrey,
AKERS, Homer, Norwood. Mo.
BENNETT, Edward, Williamsberg, Ky.
BERGERON, A., Turner's Falls, Masa.)
at Camp Darmstadt.
BRETSCHNEIDER, Frank, 1612 Loomis
Street, Chicago.
DANIELS, F., 319 Broad Street, Lynn,
DODSON, Russell, Vintondale, Penn.
DOUGHERTY. Owen, 722 Sevill Avenue,
Chester, Penn.
H ARG ER, Melville S., 47% Main Street
Battle Creek, Mich.
HICKMAN, Fred C, Loogootee, Ind., at
Camp Limberg.
KORMAN, George, 167 Broome Street
Newark, N. J.
KRAUKUSZESKI, A.. Dobre, Poland.
v LEHANE, Jeremiah, 921 Sixth Street;
MARQUIES, Wilfred, Fall River, Mass.
MASON, Roy R., 601 West Orange Street,
Gainesville, Fla.
MEYER. Frank J., 321 Douwalter Street
Reading, Ohio.
NEWTON, Clarence, 226 Slxty-nlnH
Street, Cincinnati.
PROSSER, Emmett J., 209 North Sherl
dan Street, Minneapolis, Kan.
BUNTILLO, James, 103 High Street
Newark, N. J.
PUOPOLO. C. 308 Page Street, Avon
SUMMA, R., Mill Street, Philadelphia.
SVITAK, Harry, address not known.
SWEENEY, William C, 376 Athen
Street, South Boston, Mass.
WATKINS. David L.. Glasgow. Ky.
Summary of Casualties to Date
Previously Reported
Reported. May 25.
KiUed in action. 749 8
Killed by accident.*. 253 1
Died of disease. 1,087 3
Lost at sea. 238 53
Died of other causes. 32 0
Totals. 2,409 65
Wounded . 3,537 12
Captured -.. 95 0
Missing . 197 Ai
Totals . 6,238 77
months after the outbreak of the war.
He leaves a wife and child, two
brothers and two sisters, who live with
their mother at 445 East Ninety-first
List of S3 Soldiers
Lost on Moldavia;
All Are Regulars
WASHINGTON, May 25.?The War
Department to-day gave out the names
of fifty-three memVcis of Company B,
58th united States Infantry, 4th Di?
vision, missing* from the torpedoed
British steamer Moldavia. The Mol?
davia carried 480 American soldiers of
the 58th Infantry. All those reported
lost belonged to Company B.
The list follows:
CHAPPELL, Fred, corporal, 6628 Had
dington Street, Philadeluhia.
SHENK, Roy, 347 East New Street, Lan.
caster, Penn.
ARMSTRONG, Oscar O., Bridgeport, Okja.
BLACKWELL, Andrew, Hominy, Okla,
BOOSALIS. George D., Fargo, N. D.
BOSLEY. Clyde E.. North Troy. Vt.
BOSLEY, Erwin W.. North Troy, Vt.
BRACKEN, Leslie C, Royalton, Minn.
BRACKEN, Walter G.. 29 Columbia Ave?
nue, North St. Cloud, Minn.
BROWN. William A.. Hoytsville, Utah.
BUCHANAN. George N., Manette, Wash.
BUCHER, Emil, R. F. D. No. 2, El Cen?
tral, Cal. ?
CALLAN, Joseph P., 375 Third Avenue,
CANWELL. Fred D., 210 Thomas Street,
Fall River, Mass.
CASTRO, Louis V., 1237 Delmaa Avenue,
San Jose, Cal.
CLAUSING, Edwin L., Grafton, Wia.
COOK. Virgil C. Hobart, Okla.
CROATT, William G.. Port Washington.
DIEHL, Herman. 445 East Ninety-flrst
Street, New York City.
DIERKS, Herman W., Braunfcls, Tex.
ECKEL. Conrad, West Allis, Wis.
GERHARDT. Fred. 3435 West Commerce
Street, Chicago.
GERL, Edward L.. Manitowoc. Wia.
GOTTENBERG, Redwald, Pigeon Falls,
GRACI. Giuseppe, Licati, Sicily.
HACKLER. Charles F. Millville, Cal.
HODGES. Thaddeus, Mount Carmel, Utah.
JOHNSON, Clem. Martins MilL Tex.
KNEIP, Isidor M., 454 Asnland Avenue,
St. Paul.
KOBUS, John, Missouri Avenue, South
Milwaukee. Wis.
LADING, Henry C, Strasburg, 111.
LARSEN, John S., 1202 East Fifty-flfth
Street, Chicago.
WILLIAMS, Barney B., Dixon. Ky.
LEWANDOSKI, Frank, 4728 Seeley Ave
nue, Chicago.
LINDSEY, Clyde, Clarksburg, Miss.
LUNDELL. Anton W., 9717 Avenue M,
? South Chicago, 111.
1 MCARTHY, Jamee G., 23 Tyler Street,
! Boston.
MKINNEY. Frank, Stonington, 111.
MARS. Jesse, Shelbyville, 111.
M IK LE. Rudolph, De Pere, Wis.
MILONEY. Jesse. Olney. 111.
ODELL, wank, Blytheville, Ark.
ROSH. Emil M., Lankin, S. D.
ROUX, Frank, Rice Lake, Wis.
REASER, Lee, Cedarsville, W. Va.
.SAUTTER, Walter G., New Hartford,
N. Y.
SCHUH. John, 840 Third Street, Ports?
mouth, Ohio.
SHERMAN, Joseph. Fort Totten, N. D.
SPIES. Lewis P., Nelson, Wis.
SWARTZ, Ray, Pleasant Hill, Ohio.
SWEETLAND. Maurice G., Albany, Vt.
TRAPP, Willow, Arbor Vitae, Wis.
WEBER, Edward N.. Tolley, N. D.
Germany Bars British
Labor's War Aims
Swedish Socialist Says Copies
Sent to Teuton Leaders Fail
to Reach Them
STOCKHOLM, May 25.?In a signed
article in the "Social Demokraten"
Hjalmar Branting, the Swedish Social?
ist leader, declares every effort he
had made to transmit to the German
Socialist party the London memoran?
dum outlining the war aims of the
British Labor party, in compliance
with a request by the International
Socialist Bureau, had been unsuccess?
Branting says an attempt to send the
memorandum by courier failed, and
that then it was sent in registered
letters to Philip Scheidemann and
Hugo Haase, the German Socialist
leaders in Berlin, and their Austrian
compatriots. Victor Adler, in Vienna,
and Herr Buchinger, in Budapest, and
the Bulgarian leaders, Sakasoff and
Kyetkow, in Sofia.
Many weeks have elapsed and no an?
swer has been received, M. Branting
The Berlin Socialist newspaper
"Vorw?erts"' asserts that the German
authorities are responsible for the
failure of the memorandum to be de?
Two American Aviators
Killed in Air Battles
PARIS, May 25.?Two American avi?
ators, Paul KurtzBon, of Philadelphia,
end Roger Babiani, who came from
Cuba, have been killed on the front,
the "Herald" reports to-day. Both had
been in the American ambulance ser?
vice and transferred to the Amcripan
Plying Corps.
Kurtzson, according to the advices,
after having completed his training as
an aviator, asked permission to go up
on Thursday. He flew over the Ger-1
man lines and shortly afterward his I
machine came down in flames. Babi- !
ani, who was killed on Tuesday, was !
the wearer of a French military cross j
awarded to him for bravery while act?
ing as an ambulance driver in 1915. j
Monthly Merchant Shipping j
Losses Since January, 1917J
Below is given the monthly losses of British, of Allied and neutral \
and of all three classes of merchant ships combined. This is the new form \
cf publishing losses to be used by the British Admiralty. The feature of
the latest month, April, was the marked decrease in losses other than
British, while British sinkings were also low:
1917. Month. Quarter.
January . 193,045
February . 343,486
March. 376,809 911,140
April,. 665,056
May '. 374,419
June. 432,395 1,861,870
July . 383,430 ???"??,w
August . 360,296
September . 209,212 ??2,938
October. 289,973
November . 196.660
December . 296,366 782.889
January . 217,270
February . 254,303
March . 216,003
April . 220.709
Allied and neutral
Month. Quarter.
1Jm?i9 388,422 1,123,510
165.628 435,934 381.631
84.393 305,108
The tonnage of steamships of 600 ?rosa tona and over entering and clearing British
port? from and to ports oversea? (embracing all seaborne t-rafftc other than coutwtee
and cross-Channel) is as follows: (1917) October. 6.908,189 tona ; November. 6,818.5M
tons; December. 6,665,413 tons: U9t8J January. 6.336.668 tona; February? 6,326,960
ton?; March, 7J2?5J6SO tana.
Returning Bishop
Denies Tales of
Vice in U. S. Army
Brands False AH Stories
Reflecting on Morale of
Fighters Abroad
Cheerfulness Prevails
American Keenness and Good
Humor Have Injected New
Note Into the War
Bishop F. J. McConnell, of the
Methodist Episcopal Church, "who has
just returned from a three months'
visit to the American and French
fronts, brought back a vivid and de?
cidedly optimistic report of the per?
sonnel and morale of the American
soldiers in France. He was enthusi?
astic over their spirit, and declared
t?at they had won the admiration of
both the French and English officers.
Bishop McConnell was emphatic in
denouncing stories which reflected on
the moral tone of our troops. He
branded as falsehoods tales of drunk?
enness and vice.
"I had a fine talk with General
Fcrshing before I left," said Bishop Mc?
Connell. "He told me the one tlyng
that the authorities wanted to do above
all else was to get rid of all the evils
which might be a danger to American
boys abroad.
"One of the popular stories I heard
before I went abroad," continued the
Bishop, "was that our soldiers were
blue, homesick ano*, discouraged. In
the three months I spent visiting vari?
ous sections of the front, during
which time I met several thousand sol?
diers, the only men .! met suffering
?from an attack of the blues were a
party of raiders who had just come
out of the trenches for a bit of rest.
"The men had been 'over the top'
and they were blue. There was no de?
nying that. It seems they had prowled
around that barren space of land for
hours and the only thing they had
to show for their efforts was a German
rifle and a bundle of German news?
"From my observations and from
what I wa stold, I found that the Amer?
ican soldiers were taking two things
into the war. The afirst is quick-witted
ness, and the second is a spirit of good
humor and a kind of helpfulness which
is going to be of great benefit.
"A British officer told me that a six
weeks' training course had been laid
out for our young American officers as?
signed to the artillery branch of the
British army. Not one man, he told me,
had been with his division but had
finished, the course in ten days."
Bishop McConnell strong favors
sending women abroad for certain
kinds of service. He said those he
saw at canteens abroad stopper the
swearing and grouching of the men
and that the soldiers and sailors of
every nationality fairly worship the
One of the objects of Bishop McCon
nell's trip abroad was to gather data
to be used in framing a world pro?
gramme for the celebration by the
Methodist Church of the centenary of
the Methodist missions. Of the move?
ment Bishop McConnell said his ex?
periences abroad had convinced him
that it was the most important and
helpful suggestion thus far made for
the world's reconstruction after the
Bishop McConnell declared the
French were the wonder people of the
war. He said that everything they did
in connection with it, from their man?
agement of the railroads to their han?
dling of. the crops with only female
labor, was astounding. He says that
all the Allies feel the French to be
the people of the future.
Missing Meredith
May Be Noted Athlete
PHILADELPHIA, May 25.?Friends
of J. E. "Ted" Meredith, the former
Universiy of Pennsylvania athlete, ex?
pressed grave fear to-night lest he be
the lieutenant aviator "J. J. Meredith,
address unknown," who was among the
American army officers and twenty-six
enlisted men reported missing and
known to be prisoners in Germany.
"Ted" Meredith,, who was the world's
greatest middle distance runner, has
been in France since last fall. His
family recently received a letter from
him in which he said he was making
flights every day and instructing
cadets. Meredith was graduated from
the University of Pennsylvania in
1916, but did not give up running until
the United States entered the war,
when he enlisted. ,
In 1916 Meredith set new world's
intercollegiate records for the half and
quarter mile events in the intercol
legiates at Cambridge. He represented
America in the Olympic games at
Stockholm, Sweden, the same year.
Several Americans
On Flanders Front
Wounded by Bombs
Other machines aside from those
in this squadron also are flying on the
Toul front.
No confirmation is obtainable con?
cerning the German report that three
American airplanes have been shot
down in the Lys region.
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Robes, $2.95
Made of a good quality
Japanese cotton crepe; ex?
cellent for lounging pur?
poses ; -cool and comfortable
as a hot weather negligee.
Put one in your grip for
your week-end or vacation
Made with a shawl collar, but?
ton down front, with girdle at
waist. Rich colorings in narrow
or wide stripes in pink, blue, lav?
ender, tan or grey, with combina?
tion of 2 or 3 color stripe effects.
Small, medium and large sizes.
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale
On Sale on the 4th and Main
Sale of Hand Luggage
At Savings of 25 to 33 %%
*For the week-end or summer trip.
Traveling Bags for men and women.
Club Bags, Kit Bags, Oxford
Bags, English Frame Bags
and Fitted Overnight Bags?
Black, brown or russet leath?
ers. Cowhide, sealskin, goat?
skin and pigskin. Bags from
14 to 20 inch sizes. Linings
of leathers, moire silk, or
fabric; ei?the*r pin frames or
sewed-on frames. $4.95,
$5.95, $6.95, $7.95, $8.95,
$9.95, $12.95, $15.95, $17.95.
Suit Cases, Week-end Cases, or
Auto Caret?Variously made
of cowhide, goatskin, or
black enameled duck, sizes
18 to 28 inches. Either plain
or reinforced edges; some
have extra heavy all-around
straps. $3.95, $4.95, $5.95,
$8.95, $10.95, $13.95.
Lightweight Suit Cases?Made
of woven fibre, Shiragicane
Japanese matting, or pol?
ished cane; sizes 18 to 26
inches., Made over basswood
boxes or steel frames; some
have all-around staraps; all
are heavily reinforced. $2.95,
$3.95, $5.95, $7.95, $8.95.
Silk and Leather Bags and Purses
Silk Bags with ?-Shell"
frames, black and navy, $3.95
Brown and Gray Suede
Bags, "Shell" frames, $4.95
Bags! Bags!! Bags!!!
All kinds of silk and cretonne
Knitting Bags, 50c to $15.00
The last word in bags is' the
bag with a metal frame, and
our Art Needlework Depart
Envalope Purses, $1.00, $1.65.
Side Handle Bags, black and
colors. $1.65 to $3.95
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sal?
Main Floor
ment is showing a wonderful
assortment of these frames at
prices, 50c to $7.00
Silk Bags with frames,
$5.00 to $10.50
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sal?B?Art Needlework Section, Second Floor
At $2 to $4.50, New Arrivals
of Philippine Lingerie
This is good news, for there are ever so many women
who won't have any but this hand-made, particularly dainty
lingerie, that is in such perfect taste. These pieces are all
cut on American patterns. * "
There are Nightgowns and Envelope Chemises
every bit hand worked. Some are in matching patterns of
embroidery. Such a profusion of lovely motifs?
Wild Rose French Bow-knot
American Beauty and Buds Butterflies
Conventional Scrolls and Dots French Knots
worked in solid embroidery, in eyelets, punch-work, English
eyelet clusters, seed-work. All the nightgowns have the little
kimono sleeves embroidered to match. Edgings are in round
and pointed scallops. Sizes are 34 to 44.
i GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale?Second Floor
At $2.95, A Dainty
Crossbar Negligee
Fresh as a Summer
It is a soft sheer Swiss
cotton ; the crossbar pattern
is in fine cordings.
The waistline is just
slightly Empire; run with
pink satin ribbon?an ex?
cellent grade- of it.
The daintiest Swiss em?
broidery forms the square
neck and the trimming to
the puff sleeves.
Really most unusual good
value at this price.
Offered as a Final
Fine Value in the
May Sale of Negligees
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sal?
Second Floor.
Knitting Yarn
for Vacation Work
Our boys at the front will
need sweaters, scarfs, socks,
helmets and wristlets for
Fall and Winter, 1918.
Start now to accumulate a
collection of these garments
during the Summer months
so as to be ready when the
hurried call comes. We have
for sale the first grade, all
worsted Knitting Yarn?
grey and khaki?at $1.25
hank. Khaki mixture, $1.15
hank. A good quality heavy
knitting yarn, khaki, $1.25
hank. A coarse trench yarn
for hard wear, 50c hank,
khaki and grey. Knitting
Needles, many styles and
sizes, for all kinds of knit?
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale?Art
Needlework Section
Second Floor
Women's Silk
78c a Pair
Nearly 3,000 pairs of?
fered at an exceptionally
low price.
They are in white only,
and certain it is that the
price bears little relation
to the excellent quality of
the gloves themselves.
Cool, seasonable, perfect
fitting silk gloves with
fingers double tipped.
point stitching.
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale
Main Floor
Three More Days to Save
20% to 30% on
If you plan travelling by
land or sea this coming sum?
mer, avail yourself of these
big reductions without delay :
Every "Innovation" Trunl^
is Fully Guaranteed, fl
Innovation Trunks ^
Initialed and Delivered in Time
for Decoration Day.
At $24.50 Reg. $30.00
At $27.75 Reg. $32.50
At $33.50 Reg. $40.00
At $38.75 Reg. $45.00
At $47.75 Reg. $60 to $65
At $61.50 Reg. $75 to $80
At $75.00 Reg. $95.00
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale
Fifth Floor
Summer Demands White
Plenty of lace and
all that brings out
a girl's loveliness.
Here's a list
that pleases
White Fancy and
Plain Weave
Skirtings, 58c yd
36 inches wide.
Beautiful weaves in
an assortment of
satin plaid effects,
plain gabardines,
basket and golf
ball designs; ex?
cellent for separate
skirt or outing
White Novelty Cotton Voiles,
58c yd.
Very charming copies of
English and Ifrench weaves in
small figures, checks, dots and
many others on a fine shee/* lacy
effect voile. 39 inches wide.
Imported White Organdies,
55c, 85c, $1.15, $1.35
and $1.65 yd.
45 inches wide. Beautiful
quality, fine sheer finish, the
most modish cotton fabric of
this season.
White Cotton Chiffon Voiles,
28c yd.
40 inches wide. Sheer, soft
finish; fine double-twisted yarn.
White Lingerie Batiste,
38c yd.
45 inches wide. Fine mercer?
ized chiffon batiste for yourself
and children's wear.
Other Imported and Domestic
White Cotton Voues,
35c to $1.50 yd.
40 to 45 inches wide.
White Novelty Striped Cotton
Skirtings, 38c yd.
36 inches wide. Various
stripes in a good weight, popular
White Cotton Poplin Skirting,
38c yd.
36 inches wide. Always in
White Plaid Cotton Skirtings,
75c yd.
36 inches wide. Pretty satin
weave broken-plaid effects; some
in ratine stripes. Jnst the mate?
rial for your beach suit or skirt.
White Imported Cotton Pique
Skirting, 85c to $1.50 yd.
36 inches wide. Fine narrow
wale ; always so much in demand.
White Cotton Gabardine
Skirtings, 58c to $1.10 yd.
36 inches wide. Very modish
for suit or skirt.
White Semi-Made Tub Skirts, $2.75 and $2.95 Each
These come in a vffriety of models, beautifully made, ready to
wear except for the sewing up of front seam and adjusting the hem.
Gabardines, piques, satin stripe and broken plaid effects. In all
popular weaves that are used for walking or beach skirts.
GIMBEL-Greenhut Sale?Second Floor
Brooklyn, New Jersey and Long Island Customers?Direct to
GIMBELS via Tubes and Subway

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