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"Best Goods at Lowest Prices/
E handle but one
grade of Kitchen
Utensils ? THE
BEST?and for
that grade our prices are the
lowest. Our large Housefur
nishing Department contains
an unequaled assortment of
thoroughly up-to-date cooking
devices?articles that insure
the most satisfactory results
with the smallest expenditure
of time and labor.
A partial list that will inter
est all progressive housewives:
Handy Ouster Fryers, 25c. and 50c.
The "New" Oyster Fryers, steel
drip pan, !K)c. up.
Extra L.ar?? Oyster Fryers for
hotels and boarding houses, up to
Oyster Broilers (dozen size), 23c.
Larger sizes, 3<?c. uo.
Oyster Stew Pans, 50c.
Oyster Steamers, 45c.
Oyster Knives. 20c. and 25c.
American Waffle Irons. 75c. to $1.25.
Gas Waffle Trons. fl.00.
French Waffle Irons (6 hole), $1.75.
Wafer Trons, $1.<K>.
Covered Meat Broilers (retain the
juices). ?>c.
Soapstone Griddles, round and long,
75c. to $1.35.
Round Polished Steel Griddles, 45c.
and 50c.
Nickel Timbaie Irons, hearts, dia
monds. etc., 75c. each.
Polished Steel Doughnut Kettles,
50c. and 00c
"Crown" Steak Broilers, 25c.
Lustral Wire Fish Broilers. 35c.,
45c., 65c.
The "Van Ousen" Cake Pan Sets.
73c. set.
Brown Bread Molds. 20c.. 25c.. 30c.
1 Quart Cereal Boilers. 65c.
8-qt. 4-qt.
*1.00 $1.20
Agate Nickel Steel Muffin Pans,
fc-holo Kho!? 12-bole.
33c. 45c. 65c.
^ Heavy Tin Muffin Pans,
(j, 8-hole. 8-bol*. 12-hole.
15c. np 15c up 20c. up
Russia Iron Finger Roll Pans,
ft-holp 12-hole.
60c. 75c.
Russia Iron French Roll Pans.
6-Lole. 8-bole. 12-bole.
45c. 80c. 65c.
Seamless Tin Bread Raisers.
8-qt. 10-qt. 14-qt. 17-qt. 21-qt.
jjj 50c. ftOc. 70c. 85c. $1.00
Egg Poachers. 3-hole, 25c.: 6-hole,
+ 45c.
+ The Universe! 2-mtnute Bread
j Mixer and Raiser, $2.25.
V Patent Compartment Stoam Cook
ers, no mixing of food odors, $2.00,
T $2.25, $2.75.
jr Corn Poppers. .'{5c and 40c.
T Crimped Bread Pans, 20c.; Double
5 Loaf Pans. 45c.
* We are showing a great va
il rietv of Imported Fancy-shape
* Cutters and Moulds, compris
J ing the latest designs for jellies,
+ puddings, charlotte russe, ice
*g? creams, ices, croquettes, etc.
! Dunlin &
Successors to M. W. Beveridge,
Pottery, Porcelain, China, Glase, Silrer, Ac.
jj; Take it today
you'il be
l: Accordeon and Knife
? Parisian Sun - Pleated
? Skirts, fine Embroidery
?J Work, Dangles, Ornaments
and Buttons made to match
your garments.
? Tailor-made Button Holes,
? Fine Stitching, Tucking and
? Ruching to order.
J Pinking, ic. per yard.
I Oppenheimer's,
l* New Home Axaocy.
[? 514 9th nTw.
An absolutely pore old
Rje Whisker that can $ II BOT.
not be approached elae- II ?
where at the price....
735 Seventh St.
J?15 2Qd 'Phone Bust 835.
A delightful surprise for those
who have used coffee at 30c. and
* ;$c. Roasted fresh daily. Order
?y postal, or 'phone Main 3200-01.
1525 F ST.
Good cookfng is made better
by Col burn's
?the rich pure pepper that is
not merely hot, but has the full
pepper flavor.
Sc and 1 Gc packages?-your grocer
pays your money back if you don't
like any of Colburn's Spices#
The A Colburn Co Philadelphia
1ST4. 1WH.
13TH AND Q N.W. 328 PA. AVE. N.W.
Orders promptly filled.
Odd Things Not Found Elsewhere.
productions are con
trolled exclusively in
Washington by the
Shaw & Berry Co. One
cannot imagine anything more
beautiful or artistic for wedding
gifts than Tiffany bronze and
Shaw & Berry Building,
F and Eleventh Streets.
INNERS, teas. luncheons. Ac., Black
stone's Floral Decorations are always
the most satisfactory. Distinctively
original designs. Reasonable prices.
CT'Growlng AZALEAS, $2 ? special
this week.
Blackflstooe, ?? &loH.st
Emulsion of pure Cod Liv
er Oil made fresh.
The best for coughs and
Price, 40c. and 75c.
Evans' Drug Store,
924 F St. N.W.
Of Rare Paintings and :?
Porcelains. t
WE'VE decided to close onr Washington
Store and are determined to sell ij.
every Painting and Art Figure in . ?.
the house. To facilitate this more , u
we hare cut deep Into prices. Rare art , r
treasures are offered at a genuine sacrifice. T
Tho Paintings are the works of many famous '?*
artists, among who are Moran, Hosa Hon- 'J"
heur, Goorge Innts, Telser. Devlnek. La '
Myre and others of equal note; Porcelains, ' f"
Iloyal Vienna, Royal Dresden and represen* ' ^
tutlve pieces from all the leading art cen- ' ?"
ters of Europe. We invite you to call.
I V 11 Importers of Art Goods.
f 1110 F St.
4 jal8-15t-40
?te of m*kr ? fcca.
Imperial Hair R&gantrafor
I "'"K""' *11 rw/ HnmL
Imperial Che:a. Mfg. Co., itfo W. zta tit.,tfsw York.
Sold and applied by
M. C. Whelan, 1105 F 8t. BT.W.
? ?
# The name Feast on the back of each noseplece. ?
: A Noseplece
: That Accomplishes Its
\ Object off "Staying on." ;
? We've solved the problem of producing ?
* a noseplece that Is comfortable, cleanly +
? and that absolutely cannot- slip or shake ?
+ off. It's worth your investigation. #
0 ?Fitting this noseplece to old frames as ^
# well as new ones. .
# aOU>, $1.50. I
; silver, ooc. :
. Feast <& Co.,:
? 112 J 3 F Street. ?
Bruises and Swellings.
Stop* the pain, prevents discoloration; reduces
swelling quickly and draws out all fever and In
fill ruination. A necessity 111 (tvery home and factory.
25c., 50c. & $1.00 at all
The Paracamph Co., Louisville, Ky.,
U. S. A.
National Board of Trade In
dulges in Debate.
Introduction of Metric System Into
United States Recommended?
Address on Education.
General discussion of matters of commer
cial Interest dominated In the meeting of
the National Board of Trade at the New
Willard today. The program called for the
reading of reports from special and stand
ing committees, the election of officers and
the consideration of ami action on the pro
gram and the reports of the committees.
At 12:30 the members met the President
at the White House and paid their respects.
The meeting was called to order at 10
o'clock, and with the exception of a recess
between 12 and 2 o'clock has been since in
continuous session. Dr. A. P. Fardon, dele
gate from the Washington Board of Trade,
on behalf of his organisation invited the
members to make free use> of t-he
the Washington Board of Trade. In The
Star building, and placed at their_<asp*wa?
the facilities of the local board for obtain
ing any Information that may be needed.
The president made acknowledgment of the
favor on behalf of the national board.
Commerce and Labor.
The first business of the session this
morning was the reading of the report of
the committee on the Department of Com
merce and Labor by Mr. E. R. Ward of the
PJHladelphia board of trade. For many
years past the national board lias been an
ardent advocate of the establishment of a
Department of Commerce and Labor, and it
Is said that much of this credit for the
creation of the department belongs to the
b?The'report of Mr. Ward consisted largely
of a history of the movement set on foot
by the national board for the establlshmen
of the department. Resolutions were in
troduced affecting the future relations of
the board with the department and pro
viding for the appointment of a committee
of five. The resolutions were adopted.
A resolution was adpoted providing for
the Introduction of the metric system by
thT he "board8 also*"idopted a report from the
committee on laws advising the board to
retain its present organization and lnot tile
articles of incorporation. This report was
a A? second 'report was presented by this
same committee in which it
that the board indorse a national incorpo
S. Wise of New York, the chair
man of the law committee, made an ex
e? asaaa s
MTwise^ explanation. The^ district^ of
laW' Mr. Marvel Skeptical.
Mr. Josiah Marvel of Wilmington. Del
declared that It would be necessary to
amend the Constitution of the unl?d
States before any law could be enacted e
cept an amendment to that of_ the 1District
of Columbia. Mr. Francis B. Thurber of the
States Export Association said he
did ivot see why an amendment to the Con;
committee on judiciary would ,^e?n
a bill to come before them which wouia con
fiict with the Constitution.
Mr. Wise said the author of the bill now
h',nrp roneress Mr. Palmer of Illinois, is
a lawyer of some standing, and he was
quite capable of drawing up ^hf?ph'nadll
blll. Mr. Charles J. Cohen of the Phlladel
phia Trades League made a mo"?11
recommit the report to the committee. M
Thurber contested this motion on the
ground that the matter had been under
motion would be unfair to Mr. Palmer. The
and was adopted.
Against Coinage of Silver Dollars.
Ex-Gov. Pattlson of Pennsylvania, chair
men of the committee on currency reform,
reported a resolution providing that Con
gress be asked to enact such legislation as
will discontinue the coinage of silver dol
lars authorize the coinage of such subsid
iary coin as may be necessary from silver
hulllon purchased by the Secretary of the
Treasury and from silver dollars, directing
the Secretary of the Treasury to, maintain
at all times the parity with gold of the
legal tender silver dollars remaining out
standing. and to exchange gold for such
silver dollars, and to provide for other
financial matters of Interest to the banking
interests of the country.
The resolutions were adopted.
Mr Q Waldo Smith of the New "ork
board of trade and transportation reported
from the committee on merchant marine a
resolution which provided that there exists
an urgent commercial and industrial neces
sity for a material increase of American
shipping in foreign trade, and an adequate
merchant marine is of inestimable value
both In time of war and In time of peace
therefore the national board of trade should
approve the recommendation by President
Roosevelt for a special commission to in
vestigate and report at an early date as to
desirable legislation.
Mr. Henry W. Peabody of Boston ex
plained to the board the necessity for the
adoption of the resolution. He referred
to the passage of a bill through the House
within the last twenty-four hours.
This resolution was also adopted.
Addre?s on Education.
Dr. W. J. Holland of the Carnegie Insti
tution made an extended address on edu
cation before the board at this juncture.
He urged the establishment of courses of
commercial studies In the institutions of
learning throughout the country. He sug
gested that the study of Spanish and
geography be given students In colleges
and universities. At the conclusion of his
address President Randall expressed to Dr.
Holland the thanks of the board.
Mr. A. T. Henderson of Pittsburg then
presented a resolution from the committee
on higher commercial education, providing
for the addition to the curricula of colleges
and universities a course of study for higher
commercial education which shall embrace
a knowledge of the modern languages re
quired In the traffic of the world, political,
economic and geographic sciences which
shall equip Americans for competition with
the best Europeans in the world's com
merce. Mr. Thurber seconded the resolu
tion and It was adopted unanimously.
Mr. J. R. Carter of the Boston Mer
chants' Association presented a report from
the committee on consular service urging
the reformation of the service. This report
was also adopted unanimously.
Crop Statistics.
The principal matter of Interest which
came up during the afternoon session yes
terday was the report submitted by C. B.
Murray, chairman of the committee on crop
statistics, which discussed the standing
recommendation that government crop re
ports be collected either by the census bu
reau or the Department of Agriculture
alone. The opinion seemed to prevail that
the bureau of statistics of the Agricultural
Department Is the better prepared to do tho
work. The efficiency of the reports was dis
cussed in the report, which found that "the
crop reports are deserving of favorable rec
ognition and acceptance, as representing all
fajjto obtainable. Criticism. It was stated,
t/id not always been "Indulgent."
That the government might be better able
to obtain the facts the. report recommended
that a committee, probably the crop statis
tic committee of the board of trade, to
gether with delegates from commercial
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Instruction In Knitting and Crochet
ing. .... .Je ; x
Instruction in Tenerlffe Lacemaklng.
Instruction In Breadiiiaklng.
St* the "Iron J^an" make Candy at
Be. a yard.
A** 5t. ft Pa. Ave..
Store Opens Daily 8130 a.m. Closes 5 130 p.m., except Sat
urday (9 p.m.).
For Candlemas Day.
Pure Wax Altar Candles for Can
dlemas day at special prices:
6c. Each.
4, or a lb., 22c.
Third floor.
As an Economical Accompaniment to the Clearing Sale We Announce
400 Pairs
Worth $3.50 to $5.00, at
Leathers are patent kid, box calf, enameled,
. t ?
velour calf and velvet kid. The lots include all
. V :
of the best styles in toes and heels. The styles
embrace the most favored effects in lace and but
ton shoes.
For Choice off 650 Pairs
Worth $1.50 to $2.00.
Infants' $1.00 Patent Leather Shoes,
cloth tops. sizes 2 to 6. Clear- Aj)r
ance price I
Infants' Soft-sole Shoes, fl
Were 25c. Clearance price ? /*?.
Also a large number of pairs from our regu
lar stock. Both lace and button styles, in patent
leather, patent kid and box calf are to be found in
both lots.
Being factory samples, sizes are naturally somewhat incomplete, but from our own clearance lots
and these samples there're few,-indeed, who cannot be fitted. seoond Floor.
Nino's Veiling, lie. yd.
Think of a Half-wool Nun's Veiling selling- for so
little. It has the advantage of being washable, too.
We have a quantity of this favorite fabric In colors
and black and white to sell at the clearance price,
a yard . 11c.
First Floor.
Reduced from 50c. a yard to Just half for clear
ance. A material that is quite popular for children's
dresses and women's house gowns. All-wool Chaliis,
in green, navy blue, red, gray, pink and fawn; Per
sian and floral designs. Clearance price, a yard. 25c.
First Floor.
Cleairainice?Dress Goods
3 pieces All-wool Black Cloth. A regular $1.00
quality. Clearance price, yard 75c.
3 pieces 50-in. Ail-wool Cheviot, sponged and
shrunk. A quality. Clearance price, yard.. 49c.
3 pieces 45-in. Strictly All-wool Voile, in royal
blue, medium navy blue and steel. Were 11.00 yard.
Clearance price (S9c.
First Floor?D street annex.
??W FOR A ?0AT
Worth $22.5(0), $25.0(0) or $27.50==Get One.
NOT a?ly that, but get a coat distinctively stylish, serviceable and so handsome in fit, finish and material that you'll take pride in tell
ing your frjends of your good fortune.
You'll get a coat fashioned by a maker whose specialty is high-grade garments only; it may be one of his own smart designs or
his copy of Parisian models. And this maker stands all the loss of this remarkable offering.
.. P r . - 1' -
1 >'rf'
$ J (0). 0 0
iW' o.
Some of the Styles Are*
Corset Fitting.
Box Coats.
French Frocks.
Fly Front.
$ 11 0.0 0
Second Floor.
"Are Some off the Fabrics
$ i o. o o
Two Clearance Lots.
One lot of $4.50 Black Peau de 8oie Silk Waists, excellent grade of material,
finely tucked on each side to the bust; finished with broad pleats
down the front; tucked back; tab stock; large sleeves; all sizes. Clear
ance price
One lot of $5.50 Peau de Sole Silk Waists, black, white, light blue, tan or navy.
The Waists are pleated to the bust in front and have clusters of pleats down the
back. The sleeves are also tucked. The front is also trimmed with /vg
fancy inserting; stock trimmed to match; lined throughout; all sizes.
Clearance price ^
Second floor.
The Clearance LEATHER GOODS.
i Sacrifice of
$4.50 Safflan Leather
Bags $2.!?
$4.08 Seal Leather
Bags, fitted $3.50
$7.50 and $8.00 Fitted
Seal Leather Bags. .$4.98
$9.50 to $15.00 Saffian
Leather Bags $7.50
$1.60 Saffian and Wal
rus Leather Bags...$1.25
$5.00 Japanese Nltsukl
Bags $2.'J8
$1.25 and $1.50 Leatlier
Bags ?5c.
$13.50 "Flat-Iron"
Bags $10.00
Something to Suit Every Taste.
$11.08 Real Lizard
Leather Bags $7.9H
75c. Carriage Bags
at 49c.
50c. Boston Bags...SUc.
25c. Leather Wrist
Bags 21c.
25c. Chatelaine Bags
at 10o.
25c. Leather String
Bags 21c.
$1.98 Suede Leather
Opera Bags ?1.49
$6.50 Cowhide Leather
Dress Suit Cases.. ..$4.98
$2.00 ImitaUon Leather
Dress Suit Cases $1.50
$1.25 ImitaUon Leather
Dress Suit Cases 95c.
75c. Patent Leather
Music Rolls 45c.
50c. Crushed Leather
Suede Belts 25c.
50c. Crushed Calf
Leather Belts 89c.
50c. Silk Belts with
buckle 25c.
$1.49 Imitation Alliga
tor Traveling Club Bag
(18 in.) $1.29
These can be- used as collars or as trimming across the front of a waist. A
simple shirt waist can be made to look quite dressy with the addition of one of
these lace garnitures. Cost half?and in some Instances less tomorrow.
2 Yak Lace Collars with
stole ends. Were $3.98. Clear
ance price
1 Handsome Black Collar
braid, in pretty design. Was
$10. Now
Trimming Dept., First Floor.
of silk
1 White Silk Collar of braid in an
attractive design. Was $7.<K>.
Clearance price
5 Black Silk Collars in new
est style. Were $2.98. Clear
ance price
S3. SO
Gflearaoce?VEST! NQS.
19c. yd.
Big reductions have been made on all
have a waist or two of this material.
for Vestings In all wliite
grounds with a variety of
black stripes and checks. Reduced from
25c. a yard.
"2Qf wirf for Novelty Vesting. Ev
y1*' ery piece remaining from
our special purchase at 39c. a yard Is
1st floor.
Vestings in stock. Every woman should
29c. yd.
6<9>c. yd.
for 75c. Vestings, similar
to those offered In special
at 39c., but mostly in plain
shades of light blue, pink, tan, old rose,
navy blue, green and black.
for our fine Imported
Vestings in rich small-de
sign patterns and heretofore sold at
$1.00 and $1.25 yard.
? Upholstery Department!
Nottingham Curtain Ends, 50
1% yds.; some may be matched
up Into pairs. Each
4-4 Mercerized Tapestry Table
Covers; blue, red, green and
Third Floor.
In. by
I He.
Adjustable Sham Holder*
for the wooden bed; pair n
worth 25c.; at j?
Tabourettes, In oak and Flemish finish- X
12-ln. top. 20 In. high, braced In 5
the center. Regularly sue. JF
Clearance price..... ' . 25C. 9
concerns, be appointed to co-operate With
the Agricultural Department In securing
The report was adopted and the commit
tee continued for another year.
Before this had been done, however, H.
8. Grimes of the Grain Dealers' Associa
tion challenged a statement contained In
the report "that we expect too much of
the government." "How can we expect too
much of the government on such vital
points," he asked. "Above all things." he
continued, "we want accurate reports. Tako
the late cotton report. It Is almost perfect.
Cotton raising is limited to five states,
grain to twenty-flve. Why cannot we have
as accurate grain reports as cotton re
Mr. Murray replied that the difference
was in the basis ?? obtaining the informa
tion. "How can the government estimate
the crop when thg, fanner himself cannot
estimate Ms own cl'op/'^he asked, to which
Mr. Grimes suggested that since It was the
Invisible supply wAffth affected the markets,
deputized agents 7 might ascertain the
amount of grain tnjjhe f^JSners" granaries.
"t ?" -
Urge Better Freight Facilities?Would
Be-Suiclde Thought to Be Demented.
In accordance yr(th resolutions adopted
at the last sessloi of,the organisation
President B. T. Jareney *nd Mr. G. G. Bo
teler of the commerce committee of the
Georgetown Citizens' Association yesterday
dispatched a letter to President Murray of
the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
In regard to the freight facilities of the
western section of the District. The com
munication calls attention to the corre
spondence with former President Loree,
and the fact that he promised definite
action that would give the business inter
ests of Georgetown the desired facilities.
The officials of the association urge the
immediate use by the railroad of the tracks
on Water street, and state that the mer
chants and residents feel that the tracks
are detrimental to the business Interests of
the west end. as well as a damage to the
property on the street on which they are
laid. The letter further recites that "unless
some satisfactory arrangement is made for
their use the association will be obliged to
take such action at this Congress as will
force the company to abandon its rights
and remove the tracks."
It is further stated that this declaration
is not meant as a threat, but that the asso
ciation will do anything in reason to ob
tain the long-needed facilities. The aim
elation Is determined not to allow the
traoks to remain unused by the company,
and thereby prevent others from occupying
the street. The communication, in conclu
sion states that several manufacturing
industries would have been located in
Georgetown In the last eighteen months if
the assurance could have been given that
the tracks would be put in use.
Joseph McPherson, familiarly known as
"Uncle Mac." a colored character of the
western section of the city, died Monday
night at his home, 1018 Valley street.
"Uncle Mac" was born at Leesburg, Va.,
and was a slave of the Clagett family. He
was in Ignorance as to his age. Funeral
services will be held tomorrow afternoon
a*. 2 o'clock at Mount Zion M. E. Church, of
which he was a class leader for many
It was stated this morning at the George
town University Hospital that John Brltt,
who attempted to end his life Monday
afternoon by jumping from the Pennsyl
vania avenue bridge into Rock creek, is
recovering from the injuries he sustained
in landing on the thick ice. The action of
Brltt since his arrival at the hospital has
lead the physicians to believe that he is
mentally unbalanced. It was stated that
Britt had been an inmate of the hospital
for the Insane.
The funeral of Mrs. Cora Walker, whose
death occurred Monday afternoon, took
place this afternoon at S o'clock from her
late residence. 3088 P street northwest.
Mr. James E. Smith of Fort Myer, Va.,
will address the students of the Llnthicum
Institute and their friends this evening at
that institution on the Philippines, from
which islands he recently returned to this
Indictments by Grand Jury.
The grand jury today presented to Jus
tice Pritchard in Criminal Court No. 1 an In
dictment for false pretenses against Isabel
M. Perkins, alias Mrs. G. G. Dewey, alias
Isabel Morgan. The defendant Is charged
with obtaining money from L&nsburgh &
Bro. of this city by offering a check f<>r
$150 on a Springfield bank, in payment of
a bill of $56, and receiving from them the
balance, about $84, in cash. When the
check was presented for payment It was
found to be worthless.
A bench warrant for defendant's arrest
was Issued and a deputy marshal will go to
Springfield, Mass., where Mrs. Dewey Is
now being held for the District authorities.
The grand jury ignored the charge of
carnal knowledge against George Moore
and a charge of robbery against Stephen
W. Kelly and Thomas Malone.
Entertainment Under the Auspices of
the Mississippi Society.
The Mississippi Society of Washington
last night entertained Its members and in
vited guests in the reception rooms of the
Chenoweth School tc Young Ladies, 1527
New Hampshire avenu". It was conceded
that the rendition of the program could
not have been attended by greater success.
By 8:30.o'clock nearly 2ti0 people, a great
many of whom are prominent in both social
and political life In Washington, had as
sembled to enjoy the festivities.
The exercises were presided over by Pres
ident Charlton M. Clark, who, after a few
remarks concerning the organization, Its
objects and purposes, announced that the
orator of the evening. Representative John
Sharp Williams, by reason of sudden ill
ness, was unable to be present. Mr. Clark
thereupon introduced Representative James
T. Lloyd of Missouri, whom he had asked
to deliver an address in his stead.
By way of Introduction Mr. Lloyd created
considerable laughter by relating the story
of the "neutral attitude of the" man from
Missouri." He said he would not enter Into
a discussion of the so-called issues between
north and south. He preferred to believe
that a greater tie of unity exists today be
tween the two sections than at any other
period since that unfortunate struggle was
ended. He believed each of the two sec
tions is capable of solving its own problems
and that the south will solve hers In time.
He advanced the Idea that no southerner
should revive the dying embers of sectional
animosity or rekindle the smothered fires
which have been already extinguished.
In conclusion the speaker paid a tribute
to the south and her heroes and attested
her devotion and loyalty to the national
At the conclusion of Mr. Lloyd's address
President Clark announced a musical pro
gram, which consisted of numbers by Prof.
Ernest Lent, 'celloist; Mrs. Lent, pianist;
Lillian Chenoweth, contralto; Lucille
Thorpe, pianist; Annie and Eliza Sloan,
violin and piano, and Miss Levers, so
The numbers were all well rendered, and
were received with great applause. At the
conclusion of the program the guests re
paired to the dining tables, where refresh
ments were served.
For the success scored by the celebration
.last evening much credit is due the officers
at 1U head?C. M. Clark, president; J. Mc
Cormiok, secretary, and P. 8. Edmunds,
Representatives of the National Grange
of the Patrons of Husbandry Here.
The members of the legislative committee
of the National Grange of the Patrons of
Husbandry, composed of Aaron Jones of
Indiana, master of the National Grange;
Gov. N. J. Bachelder of New Hampshire
and E. B. Norris of New York, are in
Washington in the Interest of agricultural
legislation. They have, had a number ot
conferences with members of the House
and Senate committees and have been as
sured that their views will be carefully con
sidered whenever legislation affecting ttie
interests of agriculture is pending. Tliey
are opposed to any legislation that sluilt
limit or interfere with the right of any
man to work for any individual or corpora
tion on terms that are satisfactory to him
self and his employer. They also are op
posed to any legislation that shall restrict
the rights of courts to grant injunctions
for the protection of persons or property.
For the Poor Fund.
The Evening Star acknowledges the re
ceipt of $1 from "W. O. I.," and *!< from
the division of general accounts, T'nlted
States treasurer's office, for tlie poor fund.
The receipt of $5 from "W. K. H.," for the
Associated Charities, is also acknowledged.
Fifty Years of
Fifty years ago an eminent spe
cialist prescribed Father John's
Medicine for the late Her. Fr. John
O'Brien of LovreU. Mass., by whom
It was recommended and from whom
It derived lis name. It Is not a
patent medicine, and la free fmui
opium, morphine or poisonous drug*
or weakening stimulants in any
form, such as the majority of pat
ent preparations depend upon tcf
their temporary effect, ana which
are dungeraua. You are warned againat them. U
makes flesh and strength and bolMa op the body.
Prevents pneumonia and consumption. Cure* bron
ebitia, asthma and all throat and lung InublK

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