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THE EVENING STAR.
With Sunday Morning1 Edition.
WASHINGTON.
SATURDAY June 8, 1907
CHOSBY S. NOYES. Editor
Entered as aecood-claAa reail matter at th? poit
office at Washington. D. O.
-HE STAB has a regpilar permtjient
Famlij Circulation much more than the
comb ned circulation of tha othar Waablnorton
fta.llni A m. Vi?| tnd Advtr.
tiling Medium It Las no competitor.
t-Tln order to avoid delays on aeconnt of
personal absence letters to THE STAR
should not be addressed to any Individual
connected with the offlce. but almpiy to
THE ST An, oz to the Editorial or Business
Departments, according- to tenor or
purpose.
The South in National Affairs.
The argument in support of ;i southern
man for President is that as the soutji is
the s. at of the d< m ratif power she should
lead the party Why. it is asked, should
she l>e forever i humble follower of the
north? She has many worthy sons, and
Just now is being adjured to put one of
them tip for next year's nomination.
So far t ie presidency is concerned the
south 1;.is b. > !! sitting below the salt a long
tim>- but in nth. r r*spe'*ts she lias liati a
1 1 ! s.iy about party matti-rs?
In the Hmise Hie south his been in the
<:-m r.itic i.ldle f.>r nearly a quarter of
? iit'try. ..Ir. Carlisle was first eleetej
S; ik*T in iN'ivmbfr. I-."*:, and served
t. r ' ini- Tin' next democratic Speaker
wi- .i rn man. Judgf Crisp, and he
! :w> -nils. Among the democratic
J - ' ' noor have net n ivmis ??i
T? \ . s. \V . i? West Virginia, Bailey of
'iV\ is Kit i: i: 1- jii of Tennessee and Wil1:
in.< of M;-sis ppi. :* 11 southern men.
In t . S'-nat*- the democratic leader for
\vars was Mr. Gorman of Maryland, and
w}.?-n he dir-d the vacancy was filled by the
nel.ition ?:" Mr lilackburn of Kentucky.
The n >rth- rn democrats presented nobody
Mr Curman. and last winter as
again. t Mr lila. kburn they had nobody to
present. S::iee Mr. Bryan took charge of
the party northern democrats have disappear-i
from t!.e Senate tintiJ none is left.
When the Sixtieth Congress organizes
next winter the south will again be in tho
saddle. Mr. Williams will again lead ills
win - Me II.i is,* though there ar^dt'mo
crats who would be glad of a change. But
only southern men. Mr. Clark and Mr. De
Armiiml of Missouri, have been proposed
to succeed him. In the Senate tbe only talk
of a minority leader relates to southern
men Mr. Culberson of Texas. Mr. Martin
of Virginia. .\ir Bacon of Georgia and Mr.
Kayner of Maryland are the men canvassed
for the place vacated by Mr. Ulackburn.
and it seems likely that one of the four
will draw the prize.
CI is h.irdly accurate, therefore, to describe
the south as a stepchild in the democratic
household. She lias a very resonant voice
about party matters, and during both of
Mr. Cleveland's terms as President she
shared bountifully In the distribution of the
** 1 t r. vn (i (T.i \t t V. A Kinut to K1 a in t
diplomatic field and elsewhere s?he was well
represented. She yields in the matter of
the presidency only through fear that for
the grand e she would not hold the
winning ticket. For everything in fair
reach she holds out her platter.
What Is to Be Done With HarrimanP
ii -mi. narriman nopeu to learn precisely
where he stood, as to the federal government.
as a result of last night's conference
Hi the White House, he must he a disappointed
min today. There may be some
comfort, to be sure, in the fact that there
lias been no straight-out announcement
that the administration is to proceed to put
the President's Indianapolis speech into effect
by making an example of Mr. Harrl
man a* or.e >i mt' uau magnates wnom
lit denounced ;n that utterance. But there
are indications at the same time that the
conclusions reached by those who participated
in the conference were purely tentative
and that prosecution may foUow later.
The prime question Involved in this matter
is whether there is actual need of a full
deni' r.stration of the federal powers In the
premises. That Mr. Harriman and his associates
have engaged in some very questionable.
if not actually .1 legal, transactions
In connection w. h the financing of his several
deals. is generally accepted by the
country at large The main point of desire,
of course, is that steps should be
taken [ > put a stop to such methods of jugfc.ing
tlie properties of stockholders and
inert?::ig the transportation lines, and thereby
limiting the range of competition. Punitive
measures would serve. to l>e sure, as a
terrible example to all financiers, if exe#11?
...1 in w w.ntlv Ii??*
that is the last resort. Has the case come
to the point at which it is desirable to discharge
the heaviest bolt in the quiver?
A punishment that is perennially held
over the heads of offenders, and never inll'ted,
becomes after a time of no avail in
restraint. Damocles grew Vi familiar with
Jiis peril that he was no longer oppressed
liy It. The President, It is well known,
lias a way of looking upon a law as something
to be enforced whenever violated. He
does not believe in allowing statutes to fall
lr,to desuetude, to be repealed by failure to
apply. It m i> be readily assumed that he
is> therefore at this time an advocate of immediate
punishment in cases where the offense
is proved.
Before extendi!,g a welcome to D'Aniiunzio
there should '? some information as
t.i whether he intends to write a book in his
own peculiar style about America.
"Billy" Mason desires to return to Wash
i us up ii 11 ir.usi oe admitted that Congress
of late has m>t been .is light-hearted as of
yore.
The diphtheria g'v m has mJiied its efforts
lo those of the other terrorists in St. Petersburg
Rya.i of New York and Virginia
Thomas K. Ryan Is a man In whom the
jiubllc is interested. He is the sul>,Joct of
nuch t usslon. He may or he n :>- not
liave retired from Wall street. He may or
1 may not be worth a hundred million dollars.
lie may or he may not be co?temj>'.atinK
a life of e;ise and happiness on his
Virginia estate. The reports about him
make good reading, and therefore are numerous
and well prepared. At flfty-flve he
) is just rntered upon what the French call
t youth of old age. Ills health is satisfactory;
l.ia experience has been large, and if
1 abandons an active for a quiet life he
fctiould enjoy himself.
Ii is stated, however, that a seat in the
1 'nlted States Senate is a feature of his
] .111 fur a quiet life. The duties of the
< tt: e he thinks are light, und would take
nj) hut i.ttle of his time. He could spend
1 - uiti'. rs in Washlmrtun nn.l 1 > -
it.. rs and falls In rural Virginia. The year
v uld tl us pass pleasantly. After helping
1 . s ive the country, he could cro^s the Po1
:i i and gather in his crops and entertain
1 s fri.T.ia. The scheme is very pretty on
paper.
But Mr. Rvan should think twice before
offering for such an honor. The place would
Hoi suit him. Rich men ha/e reached the |
Senate, but few of them have been either
useful or comfortable there. Those who
failed, ' 'ed dismally. They loafed through
a term or two, and then were glad to drop
out, as the country was glad to have them
do so. Coming into the chamber without
qualifications for such an arena, they we're
little more than spectators. They could but
sit and observe the play. Their own parts
were very small, and not speaking parts.
They shaped no policies, wrote no reports,
made no addresses. The public wondered
at their presence In such a place, and explained
it in but one way.
In Virginia the political leaders have, as
a rule, been poor men, who had made a
study of public questions. Even John S.
Harbour, who was a man of wealth, had
addressed himself to politics for years before
he reached the Senate, and had altt'fi
In fhn cf'ifi. In ciirh r?r?mrMnv
Mr. Ryan would be out of place. Nearly
the whole of his business life has been
spent In New York, and spent wholly In the
domain of business. His part In politics
has tv-en small. For such a man, therefore,
to change his residence so late In life and
offer at once for so high an office would
challenge the traditions, and it might shock
the pride, of the Old Dominion. We shall
.... V.I.. ?!.? -1 n.nflvr./1
j'M iu?i srr tui.' >\ ui u si iiikiui avu
to Mr. Ryan's name.
The Offer of France.
The suggestion coming from Paris that
the French government's good offices are at
the disposal of the I'nited States in order
to straighten out the questions affecting
this country and Japan is somewhat premature,
to say the least. There is no such
embarrassment as to warrant the intervention
of a third party. The questions
now pending between the United States and
Japan do not turn unon difficult issues.
They bear In the main upon the point of
how far the United States can go in guaranteeing
the security of the persons and
property of Japanese resident in California,
where they are subject to a somewhat
heated mob sentiment by no means reflective
of the general sentiment of the
country. The United States has at no time
expressed the least disinclination to go to /
the limit of the federal powers to enforce
the terms of existing treaties. If Japan
is dissatisfied*with these conditions there
can be no possible ground for a breach of
relations.
If the I'niteu States were disposed t? act
cavalierly toward Japan at this juncture
there might be warrant for the suggestion
that now comes from Paris. It is not to
be thought for a moment that the exact
situation is misunderstood abroad. Therefore
the conclusion is inevitable that the
main desire of the French government is
to secure the co-operation of the United
States in the new adjustments between the
powers. These adjustments are taking the
frtrm nf ca.r-.iHnH nr trooti^a r*f
alliance. The latest is that between France
and Japan, which recognizes the integrity
of China. The United States cannot well
agree to enter upon any such series of arrangements.
Its traditional policy, from
which there is no present reason for it to
depart, precludes its joining with the powers
of Europe In any bargains of the
sort, even thouerh it has more than once
proclaimed Itself as favoring the preservation
of China from partition.
As for the Japanese situation, It will
surely yield to reasonable treatment if the
jingoes of Japan do . not force the hand
of the government at Tokio and if the people
of California, on their part, pay due
respect to the international obligations of
the United States.
T} nli rrYi DnoH fnr AmVml?nr>A
In its trips to and from the scSne of today's
accident the ambulance of the Emergency
Hospital passed for a considerable
part of the distance along cobble-stoned
streets. On leaving Pennsylvania avenue
at 12th street, going west with patients,
the ambulance was driven through D street
over this rough form of pavement. This is
indeed the usual route for the hospital
wagon on all trips from the main business
section, where a very large per cent of the
r^cinirinp' hrmnitnl spnrlr-P
It requires no acuteness of imagination to
conceive the discomfort, if not the danger,
to patients occasioned by the jolting over
the paving stones of D street between 12th
and 13th. A small sum of monev would
suffice to put this peculiarly important
street in proper condition, and it is to be
hoped that this item will be added to the
list of next season's improvements without
tail.
In this scientific uncertainty as to what
constitutes real whisky, there should be absolutely
no hesitation in repudiating the
brand that starts its consumer to seeing
things that would convict him of nature
faking. _
Admirers of Mr. L'ryan are as a rule content
to have him signify his willingness to
be a candidate without going into details
as to his economic views.
The stories now being: told In Boise,
Idaho, make the exploits of the James boys
or the Uiddle brothers seem placid and innocuous
by comparison.
Authentic reports convey the interesting
information that the heir to the Spanish
throne is behaving just about as other in
iauis ui DJiiinui agi. \A*j.
It is difficult to depict a woman who can
round up fancy cattle anu cart away furniture
as Mrs'. Howard Gould did as a tearful
and neglected wife.
The manner in which some of the railways
have raised rates to commuters
should be a warning not to exasperate the
beef trust. _
As a confessing criminal Harry Orchard
has not been equaied since the valet of the
murdered millionaire, Kice, took the stand.
Seaside cities are beginning to worry
more about whether there will be any visitors
than about costumes and curfews.
Mayor McClellan and the Becount.
Mayor McClellan of New York city has
. . .J 4UA Kill n'KinVi
\ ClVJtru inr i.iiuuus i*:v.uum U'?, ? jhlu
was recently passed by the legislature and
sent to him for Indorsement In the course
of official events. The mayor, however,
lacked the courage to' do thejob of vetoing
himself, but performed it by proxy, skipping
out of town just at the psychological
moment to relinquish his office temporarily
un netiiip mavAr That tKo ontinn
""o '"'"j v? ? wuv aviiug
mayor's veto minsage was framed with
full knowledge of his chief's desires and
ideas may be accepted. That it goes to
Albany as a McCiellan veto is the general
opinion today. And the net result of it
all will doubtless be that the bill will be
passed over the veto and will become a
law, leaving the mayor in the rather unpleasant
plight ef having lacked the nerve
to put himself on record against It and
the spirit to approve it and thus invite the
fullest possible investigation of the election
of
The acting mayor's veto message, which
is read as an echo of the mayor's own
words, puts the objection to the measure
on several grounds, chiefly that the contestant
for the mayoralty, Mr. Hearst, has
his rights sufficiently safeguarded by ordinary
court processes. It is a somewhat notorious
fact that Mr. Hearst's rights in
court were vigorously and persistently denied
by Mr. McClellan, and that it was
only when they were fully affirmed by the
highest court of the state that they were
acknowledged at the city hall. It was because
of the assurance that the court pro
ceedir.gs would be still further obstructed
by the mayor that the special enactment
wa3 sought from the legislature, to permit
an earlier ascertainment of the truth with
regard to the election.
Mayor McClellan had rv glorious opportunity
immediately after the election, when
the cry of fraud was first raised. If he
had then consented to a full recount of the
ballots he would have stood to lose nothing
but an office to which he had no rights.
He might have won both the office and tne
esteem of the community. He may now
lose the office and he has long since lost
the public esteem.
The next time Mr. Reynolds looks Washington
over for opportunities to make It '
greater and better, he should not fail to
suggest a pennant-winning ball team.
The Japanese seem to request little more
than that they shall riot be accorded the
kind of treatment that would be accorded
the most unfriendly nation.
No man worth more than a million dollars
can feel absolutely sure that the lawyers
are not at work to spring some surprise on
him.
snnnTTMfi HTAUC
* * W\/ A* *? M WAMMiWf
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Another Brand.
"I suppose you realize the danger of firewater?"
said the man who tries to benefit
people.
"I do," answered the Indian, thoughtfully;
"especially the kind the pale-face
puts in his automobile."
The Backward Season.
"Do you expect many summer boarders?"
"Yes," answered Farmer Corntossel. "I've
got a new idea. I'm going to cut out all
this talk about fresh air an' scenery an'
advertise an oil stove in every room."
Uncertain.
The climate's change with awe we note
And none can guess its plan.
One day you need an overcoat
And next you'll want a fan.
"A real philosopher," said Uncle Eben,
"kin alius lind sumpin' to be glad about. I
used to know a man dat found a heap o'
saustacuon in nis woouen leg, cause it iei
him dat much less room foh de rheumatism."
For Her Sake.
"So you quit smoking because she asked
you to?" said the youth with the clamshell
cap.
"Yes." answered the lad with the turnedup
trousers.
"And then?"
"Then she went walking with a man who
smoked a pipe because she-said It kept
away mosquitoes."
Modern Conveniences.
"And, will you write to me," he sighed,
"When I am far away?"
Tn ou rnaot on/ifinto cha rnnlio/^
xi* \.ai ai.V/Viiic ctiv i v^iiv u(
"I'll write you every day!"
She really meant each word of it.
If simple truth were known.
But, 'tis a prosy task to sit
And scribble, all alone.
And so she smiles, serenely bland,
And thinks her duty done.
She bought a lot of post cards and
Just mailed them, one by one.
"A Japanese Tolstoy."
From the New York Herald.
"Count Okuma Is out of politics and is regarded
as a Japanese Tolstoy." Such is the
pithy comment at the end of a special cable
dispatch to the Herald from Tokio this
morning. The facts cited indicate, however.
that Count Okuma is trying very hard
Kwnnlr nnHtino T n n .1 i n (r ctalucmon
iu uican in il; jiuiiuk-a, uvuuiuq
according to our dispatch, attribute his
jingo utterances and his .hostility toward
the United States as Intended mainly for
home consumption and as a part of the
progressive party's efforts to overthrow
the present ministry. There is no question
that he had strong following in his opposition
to the terms of peace concluded at
Portsmouth, and It is likely that he and the
other progressives have considerable popular
support in their jingo utterances about
the recent wrecking of a restaurant and a
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oamnouse ownea uy jttpctiicac m can nancisco.
The Mosquito War.
From the Baltimore Sun.
The effort by the city authorities to rid
Baltimore of mosquitoes is entitled to the
aid of all citizens. Indeed, there can be
only measurable success without general
co-operation. If householders permit rain
barrels and pools of standing water and
open cesspools in their lots, then mosquitoes
nonnAt Ka 6vtormina!^fl flnH ? whnlc nftiph
borhood will suffer from the neglect or indifference
of one person. It has been chown
that mosquitoes do not travel far. and if the
people of the city will Mjnply with the orders
of the board of health and the city
ordnance the breeding places around the
houses will be made unproductive, and
there is little danger of an invasion from
outside.
"Progress" "With the Trusts.
From the New York Times.
It Is not often that a single day witnesses
two such combinations as the Morse merger
of six steamship lines with ?G2,0(XUJ00 capital
and the absorption of the Boston and
Maine by the New. York and New Haven
Railway, all but completing the monopoly
of transportation in that porttion of New
England. If the coincidence had been intentional
it would nave been sheer defiance
of the "big stick" to make such announcements
at the very crisis of the campaign
against the worst restrainer of trade now
at laree.
Can Do No Wrong!
From thf Kocbetter Herald.
In order to show that he is as fit as a fiddle,
physically, the President has had some
jumping pictures taken on horseback. And
the critics are questioning his hold on the
reins. Go to! The present occupant of the
White House is absolutely flawless.
Just Two Kinds of Men.
From the Chicago Journal.
"There are two classes o? men, said the
close observer. "One knows nothing about
woman, having spent years in studying her
The other knows everything, never having
studied her."
A Man's Way.
Froui the Chicago Record-Herald.
A man who can lose $500 on stocks and
forget about it the next day will complain
for weeks about the loss of an umbrella.
New Form of Brainstorm.
From tbe Kansas City Journal.
"I am a sick man," says Abe Ruef. A
short time ago Ruef said he was gifllty but
innocent. Perhaps he is sick but well.
Later on he may be free but imprisoned.
Expert on Mollycoddles.
From the Now York Worjd.
Justice Anderson's definition of a mollycoddle
as one who "shirks his part in the
world's work" is subject of course to executive
review.
Much Put Out.
r mm nit? oauiuiun* Aiut'iu uu.
The ice man is too discouraged to* even
announce that there is a shortage in the ice
crop.
Tips for Peace Congress.
From the Philadelphia Ledger. .
It appears now that if the? peace congress
shall avoid all such delicate subjects as
war. there is nothing in the way of its sue
cess.
Rain.
From the New York Mail.
The June honeymoon has a ring around it.
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| Tamis, Patents |
| amid Dulls, I
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1 1114 F St. N.W. I
j<-8-sa.tu,th,50 Jit
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Our Fine Bakery Goods Are Served
in Our Luncheon Dept.
/^nNE'S enjoyment of
(v\\ V Reeves Chocolates and
Bonbons is enhanced by
the knowledge of their
perfect purity.
You'll find your favorites
and many new confections in
the big variety.
REEVES, 11209 F St.
JeS-28d,eSu
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n BILITY IN
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/ I?1 \ ?Oar claim for leadership In Painting and
I ri \ Papcrbanglng Is bas^sl on expertness In
I I \\ doing the wo^k and also In producing efIJ
*" foots that are new and artistically perfect.
TT^sTT TTrmrrn Pnint^r 1727 7th sf. n.w.
lr lL<il JJ 11 9 Paperhanger, 'Phone N. 4123.
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4f? We'll supply you coke. i?
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& 25 Bushels Large Coke, delivered $2.50 jL
tS> 40 Kushels I-arge Ooke, delivered *3.70 ^ w
too jtiishels Large Coke, delivered $o,?JO
25 Bushels Crashed Coke, delivered... .$3.00 T
40 Bushels Crushed Coke, delivered... .{4.50 x
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x equipped with an elevated 1
# oven and broiler. It cooks s
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1 Gas Range is i|
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Plumbing, Heating, Tinning, Flxtureg. %
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|j Credit'for All Washington, j!
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IBmying Here |
Is a pleasure, for the assort- {
ments are so large and varied j
that you are sure of being able ]
to findri pattern to your liking, i
and all the prices are marked (
in plain figures so it is easy to
tell how much you are spending.
You can buy with perfect i
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| Peter Qrogam,
j 817-819-821-823 Seventh St.
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You take no chances when you buy
the new
Oensrmore Typewriter.
That is why our oM customers are
ordering the new models, which are
equipped with every device necessary to
turn out all kinds of work neatly and
quickly.
Machiues new and revised.
Typewriter & Office Supply Co.,
? Agts.. 1107 G st. n.w. 'Phone Mala 4500.
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Store Will
June Fai
(fj/ UNE Is the roseate nuc
-O* ings, of the happy fa
demands of this even
pie provision has Ibes
establishment for the mraon
Here are t
Outfits am
Requisites
Needfuls,
Furniture
Everythin
Dress Goods
(Second Floot
AnnoMnces a Sp<s
%
Paris Chi
(Eight ThoMs
At 2<?Xc ire
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The Regular
tTT^v ARIS -Chiffon Silk is one of
fabrics woven, and one of t
fered for this season. It if
LU-*- and fine mercerized Egypti;
has a tiny woven diamond-shaped f
wide range of the most wanted si
canary, heliotrope, cardinal, jasper, e
These goods are new and fresh
perfect in every way. They are recor
dresses and for evening wear at seasli
29c per yard. 1
They will be displayed in F stre<
Dress Goods Department, Second fit
Also Sped
Prim ted Mexi
if T Ik Tlhmnte
^ tt UAU W M UUVIMIV
At 15c p
The Regular
is also a dainty and rnos
/f 1 p. sheer white check ground;
V^y-L/ floral designs, some small, s
pink, blue and heliotrope.
evening at the seashore and suitable
or elsewhere. 27 inches wide.
H5c per yard. 1
Special Sale o
French Fancy Sill
At $11.50 ttie yara.
season's importation, in
/[ \ consisting of black and whit
stripes, embroidered all ovei
light, soft, sheer, durable fafc
the more dressy gowns, and particula
inches wide.
Reduced from $2.5i
Second floor, G at.
Baintv Wlh
~ o/
Dress M
/f^r UNE Brides, Bridesmaids and
of dainty white frocks.
\) The largest, best and mo:
Dress Materials possible to as
resenting the best of our own coun
England, Ireland, France and Switzei
French Lawns, 48 inches wide;
sheer and dainty.
25c to $1.00 per yard.
Paris Muslins, with a lovely silken
sheen; 48 inches wide.
50c to $1.00 per yard.
French Organdie, 68 inches wide.
4-/-* <tr /v> r?Ar vorH
JW IV/ *pi.VA/ J/Vl J Ul Vl?
Persian Lawns, the imported
kind; 32 inches wide.
of/* trv f\r\n n^r varrl
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45 inches wide.
37>^c to $1.00 per yard.
Pearline Lawns, an old, reliable
"fabric, but comparatively new to
this market. One of the finest products
of the English looms and fin
ishers. 47 inches wide.
50c per yard.
Embroidered French Batiste and
Plumetis, 40 inches wide.
$1.00 to $2.25 per yard.
Special Values in Populc
i /> 11 rr
4<u>=inciri sneer rersnaini i
4(Q>=iinich Sheer India Lav
45=nnch Sheer French Ls
36=isich Sheer* Linen Lav
Second floor, Eleventh at.
rar5 & 1.
sTew York?WASHINGTON?Paris.
Close at 5:30 P.M. Daily Until Furtln
4 4
snions ana
nth of brides, of fair gradu
imily in the summer home.
ltfmS month, we are pleased 1
in made for the requirement
ith of June.
:rousseaux and gifts for brie
id presents for graduates,
i for travelers and outing pa
p a _n ti . e _ jlil.
comiorits ana Huximes nor nr.
j amid Fjurminslhninigs for the sn
ig required for the person or
Department
r, Q Street)
?cial Purchase of
If00 Silk
rand Yards)
er yard.
Price Is 50c.
the sheerest and most brilliant silk
he daintiest and most beautiful of>
made of the best quality of silk
in cotton. The surface is plain and
igure scattered over it. Shown in a
lades of pink, light blue, yellow,
;tc.
(and not seconds), but bright and
nmended especially for bridesmaids'
iore and elsewhere. 27 inches wide.
Regularly 50c.
:t window and on center counter in
>or, G street.
a! Sale of
icaiML Checks
k . .... ?.
>arid Yards)
er yard.
Price Is 25c.
t attractive cotton material. It has
/VU1R, ctllU pilllLCU III <% VdHCl) Ul
iome bold, in the wanted tints of
Desirable for either morning or
: for general summer wear at home
Regularly 25c.
>f Handsome
c and Wool Voiles
Heretofore $2.50.
exclusive styles and combinations,
:e, gray and white, navy and white
r in conventional designs. A very
>ric, suitable for street costumes or
rly desirable for seashore wear. 45
5 to $3.50 the yard.
ait? Cotton
aterials.
hosts of other women are thinking
st complete stock of White Cotton
semble is here to select from?reptry's
products as well as those of
land.
tr> ti a
swiss products.
In Switzerland, owing to natural
and climatic conditions, they weave,
bleach and finish in the superior way
that you are familiar with in embroideries
from that country.
Swiss India Linens, 36 inches
wide.
30c to 50c per yard.
48 inches wide.
50c to 75c per yard.
Swiss Alpine Batiste, sheer and
exauisitelv soft finish.
* ^
50c to $1.25 per yard.
French Batiste, 45 inches wide.
37^2c per yard.
French Nainsook, 46 inches wide.
50c to $1.00 per yard.
Dotted and Figured Swisses.
rA A * hi ??r1
; ai u*
Persian Lawns, 48 inches wide.
37/^c per yard.
no* Prir^fl WhSfrie I .awns!
-awn, BSc per yard,
vrn, 15c to 2?c per yard,
twin, 25c per yard.
van, 50c per yard.
.Woodward & Lotlhrop.
%
AiflhrAiKt
cr Notice.
rauues.
aates, of tourists and outCo
view of the meeds and
to announce that here am.s
of all the patrons of this
les.
irties.
is family,
immer home.
1 the home.
Beamtifyl
IG /T?
u ii ^uu^un
Lingerie '
' 9
For J inane BrSdes
ME are displaying superb
Hand-made French
Lingerie, embodying
the most beautiful ana
exclusive effects imaginable. The
attention of prospective June brides
11 ?i 44i,? ^
is caiicu IU me uiaiij
Firemcih Bridal Sets,
in matched or individual pieces.
Wrought of the finest French nainsook,
mull and other materials,
hand-embroidered in rich designs
o nrl fn??f l\ir rnnl \ 1 1 o*1 _
aiiu uu UKi ^iiiidiitv.u ijy ivai * aitiicienries,
real Torchon and Calais
laces.
Crests, Monograms and Initials ^
embroidered to order on complete j
Bridal Troysseaux or single garniAntc
oc at rr*n cr\nali1f?
lilVliblJ| 11 vJ VIV.O 14 V V? | Ub ? V V? ?JV/ ? * ** >#
prices. Samples of embroidery now
on exhibition.
On ilonday
Special Sale of
Night Gowns
At $1.00 each.
^pp^HEY are made of light([
\ weight muslins, thin cam
brics and soft English nainsooks.
They are copied
from French models, and there are
high, low, round and square-neck
styles. They are cut generously
full and lotfg and trimmed in various
attractive ways with laces, embroid
eries, tucks, hemstitching, featherstitching,
ribbon, etc.
Perhans two score of stvles to se
x- - J ( ? ?
lect from and all very attractive.
We offer these as being the very
best value, possible to name at the
price,
$11.00 each.
Displayed on center counters,
Muslin Underwear Department,
Third floor, Eleventh st.
A few nf the stvles:
? ? -J
Gowns of muslin. high neck, voke of 0;* *
tucks finished with embroidery. Each.... *P
Extra size Gowns of muslin, tucked yoke
finished with hemstitched ruffle. Each... V ,yjKJ
Gowns of muslin. Ye neck, yoke of tucks <?t or>
and embroidery. Each
Gowns of cambric, high neck, yoke of
embroidery and tucks finished with edging <?j qq
u ne iDiriiue s pwa
And
White Prayer Books.
HE Bride's Book is a pretty
/f I souvenir of the wedding and
VSV one the bride will always
keep with pleasure.
aoriirn! lUfft-rnnt ntvlf?s in
*JL cuiui wiuu; . u . .
Gowns of nainsook, low neck, trimmed
with lawn hiss fold run with ribbon. CT
Each 3>l.OO
Extra size Gowns of nainsook, low neck. trimmed
with featherstitching and edging of em- Oi rv-v
broidery. Each V "
Gowns of nainsook, low neck, neck and
sleeves trimmed with Valenciennes lace. <?t r^\
Each V-w
Gowns of nainsook, low neck, neck and sleeves
trimmed with embroidery and ribbon, vjjj qq
Gowns of nainsook, square neck, elbow
sleeves, neck and sleeves trimmed with Cj qq
embroidery. Each ^
Third floor. Eleventh st.
r i("fl? ? O -?* J IL2>
l>ook?? sonif houixl in white leatherette with gold
cover decorations, others handsomely Itound In
white moire silk with padded covers. All of them
ure artistically decorated and charmingly arranged.
This is the best way of preserving the wedding
certificate, record of th?* Kiiests, lists of the prea- 4
ent8, notes of the pre-nuptia! affairs, etc.
Protestant nnd Catholic Prayer Books bound la
white kid. win if morocco, ivory, eic.
Book Dept., Main Moor. Tenifc at.

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