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From Your Food.
A~*f q HEN the Bowels are filled with
/[ /(III nndlgested food we maj be
ereat deal worse off than If
ne were half starved.
Because food that stays too long In the Bowels
decays there, just as if It stayed too long In the
open air.
Well, when food decays In the Bowels, through
delayed and overdue action, what happens?
The millions of little Suction Pumps that line
the Bowels and Intestines thei. draw Poison from
the decayed Food, Instead of the Nourishment they
Were Intended to draw.
This Poison gets into the Mood and. In tim?,
spreads all over the body, unless the Cause of
Constipation Is promptly removed.
That cause of Constipation Is Weak, or Lazy
powei-Mnsclo*.
When your Bowel-Muscles prow flabby they need
Exercise to strengthen them, not "Physic" to
pamper them.
Thorn's only ?np kind of Artificial Exercise for
the Bowel-Muscles. ,
Its name Is "CASCARRTS/* and Its price Is
Ten Cents a box.
So, If vou want the same natural action that a
six-mile wulk in the country would give you (without
the wearlnem) take one Casoaret at a time,
with Intervals between, till you reach the exact
condition you* desire.
One Cascaret at a time will properly cleanse a
foul Breath, or Coated Tongue.
Don't fall to carry the Vest rocket Cascaret
Dos with you constantly.
All Druggists sell them?over ten million boxes
a year.
Be rerv careful to get the genuine, made only
by the Sterling Remedy Company and never sold
In bulk. Every tablet stamped "CCC." 741
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DETROIT. Mich., July 10.?Three hundred
delegates, representing 10,000 glass workers
employed in the independent glass factories
of the country, were present when the annual
convention of the Amalgamated Association
of Window Glass Workers of America
was opened here yesterday with an address
of welcome from Mayor W. B. Thompson.
The convention will remain in session for
about two weeks. There are a number of
Important business matters to come before
the delegates, and it is announced the wage
scale for next year will be discussed and
formulated.
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practical for general wear Is an excellent
one. A waist which would please the particular
girl or woman and be comfortable
and attractive for any sort of use Is shown.
The frjnt is tucked at either side of tiie
plait and deep tucks appear at the shoulder.
The back is plain except for a si ght fullruoti
at tV\*? h*')t Tlio rrav Ku In
length or shorter ami finished most attractively
with turnback cuffs. A plain linen
collar and lace bow tie may complete the
neck or a collar of the waist material. If
the pleated friils are desired they may be
sewed to the edges of the front plait or
made on a separate plait and attached
when worn. Any of the seasonable waitings
are suitable, three yards :!6 Inches wide
being needed in the medium sizf.
fi!<37?Sixes. 32 to 42 inches bust measure.
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TO UNVEILMONUMENf
Action by Survivors of Company
K, 150th Ohio Regiment.
oiiiii/rnninv nr nuTTI p I
HiMiMivcnoHni ur dhiill
Fight at Fort Stevens Occurred FortyThree
Years Ago.
REVIEW OF THE ENGAGEMENT
4
4
Description of the Movement North by <
Gen. Early?Interest of President
Lincoln.
The surviving comrades of Company K,
1.10th Hegtment of Ohio, "100 (lays' men,"
who occupied the northern forts of Washington
at the time of the battle of "Fort
Stevens in 1SG-1, h;xve arranged to unveil
a monument in Battle Ground cemetery
| tomorrow, the forty-third anniversary of
the date of the battle, to commemorate the
fact that they were the occupants of Fort
Stevens at that time. They say they wish
particularly to recall that their comraTle,
Wm. E. I.each. was the first man to fall.
It is. explained that the early months of
1S?!4 were vastly s'sitirlcnnt in the late
civil war. fit's.ueiu i,iricoin a .si^iieu
a bill reviving the grade of lieutenant gen- J
eral of the army.
At once Gen. Ulysses S. Grant was ap- *
pointed to that position. In the same ,
month Grant appointed William Tecumseh ?
Sherman to the command of all the armies *
between the Mississippi and the Allegheny *
mountains, with orders to move against
Gen. Johnston in Georgia. *
?
To Hammer Continually. ?
Gen. Grant announced to the northern *
people his purpose to "hammer continually ?
against the armed force of the enemy until *.
there should be nothing left to him but an I *
equal submission with the loyal section of j .
mir oonntrv to thf* Constitution an*! Ifiws *
of tlie land."
Loyal citizens responded to such earnest
words. The awakened sentiment was,
"We must encourage and he'.p Grant to a
vigorous campaign against the armies of
the south."
The governors of Indlina. Illinois, Iowa
and Wisconsin responded to the call of
Governor Brough of Ohio to meet at Washington
for consultation. They addressed to
the President of the United S:ates the following
proposal:
"we, the governors of our several states,
offer to the President infantry troops for
the approaching campaign, as follows:
Ohio. Illinois, Jo.000; Wisconsin,
5,000; Indiana, 20.000; Iowa, 10,000."
Among the 30.000 men contributed by
<_>ino, a regiment was musiereo liuo i nuea
States service at Cleveland M-iy 2. lMU.
This regiment was sent, under Col. W. H.
Hayward, to occupy the no; thern fortTflcations
of the capital at Washington. It was
denominated the 150th O. V. M. The destination
was reached May l.">. The regiment
was immediately assigned to Forts
Lincoln, Thayer. Totten, S.ocum, Saratoga,
Bunker Hill, Slemmer and Stevens.
Early Moves North.
About that time an unlooked-for turn occurred
in the army movements. Lee was
finding himself closely pressed at Richmond.
and. Napoleon fashion, decided to
send a force to attack the National capital.
Juni 12. 1S&4, he ordered Gen. Jubal A.
Early to take a portion of the Confederate
army and march against Union Gen. David
Hunter, and prevent his apparent plan to
enter Lynchburg, then' occupied by the
Confederate Gen. J. C. Breckenridge.
After routing Hunter, Karly was directed
to move down the Shenandoah valley to the
Potomac river, at a point near Harpers
Ferry, and, crossing Into Maryland, to
move up to Washington city.
It was said to be a daring, rapid and.
until near the end. most successful movement.
The distance was in a direct line not less
than 325 miles. His pursuit after Hunter
and other deviations from the main course
must have added mueli to this estimate
Karly started from Gaines" Mills, on the "
northern defenses of Richmond, June 13, ]
1804. By the 23d he had reached Lynch- j
burg. 100 miles to the weg, and was at ,
Buchanan on his way norm. By July 2 ,
he had passed from the James river to the ?i
Potomac, more than 130 miles, over ground *
nominally held by the enemy. On the 5th ?
he had-driven the Union ?en. Franz Sigei's *
force from Mirtinsburg across the' Potomac *
to Maryland heights beyond, and had
crossed the river himself before Grant was
sure he was r.ot still fronting his own
forces at Richmond. ]
At the Monocacy.
Early, July !>, defeated Gan. I.?ew Wallace <
at the Monocacy river. By daylight of the 4
10th his troops were on the road to Wash- ]
ington. and before night, marching through *
du.st and heat, his veterans bivouacked at r
Rockvllie, ton miles from Fort Stev ns. j.
This was startling and thoroughly alarming ir
to the north.
Early had started from Gaines' Mills at
Richmond with one purpose?the capture
of Washington. Hastening up the Shenan- *
doah valley he threw off Sheridan to the P'
right to go back to Richmond, and Hunter ai
to the left fle-ir.g to the West V.rginia si
mountains. He left Sigel in his fastnesses, s<
did not pursue Wallace to Baltimore, as he .
might have done, but pressed h's i>oorly
.ihod. sun-stricken men to the very defenses a]
of the northern capital. J*
il ir v ha*d planned to reach the environs of J'
Washington Saturday evening, the i'th. ine
id of Sunday. evening, the loth. H<> B'
Mil 1 scarcely have failed to capture the ^
;-.'p:t il if the battle with Wallace had not ?,
lost him a day. ?
v writ: MVUMII'IC lO l!im. j *.
The veteran soldiers had been withdrawn *
from the city to reinforce Grjnt a: P?;>'rs- f
burg. Hunter, upon whom the Union relied
for the defense of Maryland and the District
of Columbia. w;:s on a long detour to ,
find men and ammunition. Pennsylvania !'
and New York state, well drained of sol- ?
diery. were cut off from responding to the
cry of danger by the destruction of railroads
by Karly's cavalry. Harpers Ferry,
Philadelphia. Harrlsburg, New York city
and even Baltimore could not be reached by ,
rail from Washington. c
Force Available. s
The e'ght northern fortifications of the ^
city had, all told, about 1.000 soldiers, and r
they were newly enlisted 100-day men. li
Military force In the city consisted of re- ^
cruits under instruction, invalid corps, hos- ?
pital guards and District militia. All combined
would have been a feeble resistance
to Karly's 2j.OOO veterans. There was panic c
in Washington anil Baltimore. Gold went t
up to the highest point reached during the t
war.
Gen. Wallace on Sunday, the 10th, wired: (j
"I have been defeated. The enemy are not s
pursuing me. I infer they are marching on
Washington." r
Charles A. Dana next morning wired t
Grant: "Washington and Baltimore ar? in ?
a state of great excitement. Both cities are
full of country people fleeing from the I
enemy. Hills, workshops and factories of t
I every sort nave oeen destroyed. From I
twenty-five to fifty miles of me Baltimore
and Ohio railroad have been torn up."
Gen. McCook reported Monday morning
that the "enemy was advancing in force on
the I.eesburg road."
By noon he sent word, saying: "The enemy
is advancing on my front with cavalry,
artillery and infantry."
Again the enemy was reported within
twenty rods of Fort Stevens. By 11 o'clock
clouds of dust and army wagons were approaching
on the 7th street road toward
Fort Stevens. Early seems to have ridden
In advance. He saw the fort, as he reported
that it was "feebly manned."
Rhodes' division of Early's command was
rapidly put Into line and ordered "into the
works." The battle of Fort Stevens had
begun. Washington was attacked. It
seemed more than poarfble that within three
Store wil
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too hot. Fine thi
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eat in the groll
|, It's a waste of energy to go home
j; can get anything you want in th
I and save all the time, worry a
of home cooking these hot days.
{: on everything. Try it tomorrow
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& Made kilted style and extra full throug
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i row at. choice
} On Bargain Tables?First Floor.
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$ WASH SKIRTS of linen-finish <
f has been thoroughly shrunk, and In twi
t' at the bottom and with pretty flare. Al
t* deal more than our price. Choice
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Women's $3.50 ox:
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, Tan Russia Calfskin.
K Gun Metal Kid.
& Choice of a good variety of the favorite
! and one. two, three and four eyelet modi
Just the kind of footwear for hot weathi
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I Women's white
^ oman 101, inciuaing most an sizes, mane
i plain toes or tipped, leather or canvas1
selling at J2..10 a pair. Special, toiriori
i Second' Floor?Slioe Dept.
I
I During July,
jj*
! These white waists to '
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g I hcv are irresistible in style, qualit
h We have 2."> dozen White Lingerie Waist
> broidery panels and German vat. insert:
'jf Also some with all-over embroidery fro
't* embroidery; lace stock and cuffs; butt
Tor tl-ose women who prefer the button-l
? broidery panels in rose desig:i; long slf
Not a waist in the lot worth le3s than ?1
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f SUNFLOWER Range, 2 large removf
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f shelves. SiH i-Sal 4 * ^ \J
{ SlM'!.??\Vr, Jt fins Range, 4 large
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[ M(?ni:?t.N FAVORITE Ranges with 4
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J? Binlvi'S. SjHeial
ours a southern army w^u'.d be marching i
i ius avenues. ]
Defense of the City.
T>rt.? rlpnt Lincoln Sunday. July 10, was at i
ort Stevens. He seemed to realize the
eril, and, hastening back to his residence
I Soldiers' Home, sent a message-to Grant,
lying: "General Hal!eck says we have ab- 1
>lute!y no force here to take the field.
* Wallace, with some odds and ends "
rcd part of wiiat came up with Ricketts, '
hs so badly beaten yesterday at Monocacy <
iat what is left can attempt no more than 1
> defend Baltimore. * * * What we shall t
ft in from Pennsylvania and N'ew York f
ill scarcely be worth counting. I fear. 1
* Nov.*, what I think is that you 1
lould provide to retain your hold where 1
ou ar? certainly, and bring the rest of i
our troops with you, personally, and make I
vigorous effort to destroy the enemy's 1
>rce in this vicinity. ' i
Grant had been inclined to come himself i
> Washington, but. relying upon Hunter c
) come out from the western hills with i
>.(??) men upon Early's rear, he concluded
istead to send the 6th Corps, with Horatio c
1. Wright in command He so replied to t
,inco!n at 1<):"0 o'clock that Sunday night. 1
Having sent Wright, Grant thought it \
eedfui also to provide additional forces, j
lis hradquarters guard, the 2.1th New York i
avalry, came tirst, camping near Fort 1
tevi ns about midnight Sunday. The Oth c
'orps started that day from City Point, s
'he 1!)th Corps. Gen. W. H. Emory. Just i
eturning from New Orleans to Join Grant, i
:ft Fort Monroe a few hours later for i
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V cLSI1IUJ{ lUH W iniuuL uiocutuui mug iiuiu tuc i
cean transports. ]
Thick of the Battle. '
Conditions for defense had not greatly
changed when Early roused his rested
roops at RockvlUe at daylight Monday '
iiorning. July 11. 1
Fort De Russy and the Rockvllle road '
lid not seem hts way to enter the city. 1
io his main command was found to be
novlng eastward toward Silver Spring, on J
he 7th street pike, directly north of Fort .
Stevens, near noon of that hot day in the ;
lust cloud of the pike. He, with Gen. .
Rhodes, was on horseback in advance of ]
he columns. Ho was near the fort, near '
?a - * v,!*, n,!r?,r /liwc' marHiinc "HP 1
tic ruu tii mo nui ij "
:ould see how "feebly manned* the forts i
vere, and over the dust clouds and the ]
'ortiflcations he could see the dome of l
he Capitol. It was a moment, no doubt,
>f exultation to see the prize In reach, to i
feel that behind him were thousands of |
,-lctorJouB veterans, eager to press with ;
ihouts through the Inadequate defenses. :
[t must have been an Inspiriting word of '
ommand the chief gave to Gen. Rhodes <
with his Carolinli#is, Georgianu and Ala- i
jamians, "Form your division and move i
nto the works, move with all possible 1
-aptdity." i
There came a shadow over those warworn
southern men. A previous order had I
5*en given by a far away chief. At Its
word northern veterans moved "down the i
llstorlo James, up the historic Potomac." i
Ft waa th? "old 6th Corps." An hour be
1 close Saturdays
i. Store opens daily 8 a.m. Shop e;
inch?it's ! JM
nffs to ' I V\? IV
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for lunch. You ;
e lunch grotto j is
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nd discomfort 1 Tou
cannot go aw
Popular prices ij! And " priced so
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real pretty, serviceable Skirt, very
rice. Here ate the details:
RTS, in black, navy ]
*nds for stout wnmeti. /f"l\ /flv
h the hips; deep hems; II l)(| I)
!1 at $4.50. Go tomor- QK^OHJ'hJ'
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rannon cloth that 1 ^
3 styles. Both kilted . II 1 (Jj)
[1 sizes. Worth a good 0$/ 11 o 11
fords at $2.95 pair.
styles, which Include Pumpa. Sa!lor Ties
?s. Hand-welted soles In both kinds.
?r, and rare values. All sizes.
1
canvas oxfords.
of best Sea Island duck, 40* ,0. f?
covered heels, heretofore ^ JJ
Amgiuist and Sept!
to at less than half price
v, workmanship?and PRICE.
s, some trimmed in handsome openwork err
ng; lace stock and cuffs.
nts with row of val. lace inserting betwee
on back.
front we show a style with 2 handsome em
;eves; tucked stock and cuffs.
.00.
est gas range at a bars
lave it connected?FIR
'he usual charere for conncctinc- rr,n<?
tra charge?notwithstanding the V"ry ?Iow
have positive assurance of satisfaction.
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give enti
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or the pu
guarantee prefer.
hese same Ranges are on .sale elsew
so low, nor are they connected We
into the kitchen. Where pipes must be ru
charge for the pipe used, but not for the
cannot l;e had elsewhere at the nrice.
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Ranges, with 1 mammoth burner, .'J large singburners
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and separate broiler and )} J
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cast-iron frame and nickel S\) Hj/tfSi
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'ore they had landed at 7th street wharf.
Lincoln was there to greet them and hear
:hoir hearty chcer, and hasten them to
Fort Stevens. With quick step the welltnown
soldiers marched up 7th street.
Glad to See "Old Sixth."
Crowds on the sidewalks saw the badge
>f the Greek cross. "It is the old Sixth!"
>Vlth deep drawn breaths of relief they
>aid: "The danger is over now." While
A Pnnf.i/lnrnfo nfTl/?i?r li'n n k'o
iivision half a mile to Fort Stevens these
'nlon reinforcements moved out from
heir rendezvous at Crystal Spring and
idvanced to the field on the. right of the
'ort. It was not a cheering sight to Gen.
iarly. Rhodes was cheeked, was driven
jack. For the rest of that Monday Early
v;is hurriedly seeking a weak spot In the
Union lines. What had seemed "feeble"
lad become formidable. In the night he
leld a council with his generals?Breeken'idge,
Rhodes, Ilamseur and Gordon?deilaring
that action by daylight Tuesday
?as their only hope.
When the Confederate chief the morning
>f the 12th pass-d his fl;Id glass along
he fortifications and saw them lined with
Jnion troops, the hope of destroying the
voiks and entering the city failed him,
et lie seemed not to have felt himself
inable to meet the forces that appeared
n the open tield. Through the forenoon
>f the IJth his skirmish lln.?s and sharpshooters
held their ground, and his forces,
within the range of the fort guns, were
na.?sed behind the ridges and in the ravines
lear the Carberry and Ke?vas houses. Flrng
of musketry continued through the
lours from morning until 5 o'clock In the
ifternoon with little change of front.
Details of the Assault.
Gen. Wright at about 5 o'clock, satisfied
tie was facing the main body of Early's
irmy, determined upon an assault, which
was mainly made by picked regiments of
the Cth Corps.
The charge pas male under the leadership
of (jen. Fraok Wheaton. who ensaiifites
the forces as follows: The 7th Maine
IM New York, Lieut. Col. J. D. Visscher,
vnd the 4'Jth New York. Lieut. Qpl. wJohnson,
all under the curamana jif Col.
Bidwelf. Th?*re were also In Che action the
f7th New York, Lieut. Cpl. -<*."enrh: 1^2d
Xew York, Lieut. Col. 43-wlght; Gist Pennsylvania,
a picket reserve of 150 men from
l<>2d Pennsylvania Volunteers and bO men
from a Vermont brigade.
When these forces were In position for
advancing upon the enemy a signal was
jiven to the gunners In Stevens and adjacent
forts to open lire upon several points
it which Early's forces were massed,
rhese tremendous volleys were directed
:hlefly by men of the Ohio 130 and 1<K) day
nen. The terrible cannonading- scattered
md confused the southern soldiers, yet
:hey rullled to meet most stubbornly the
idvance In me gauani cnarge.
Aa the sun was sinking, a bloody conflict
raged between veterans who had
marched thirty days over 300 miles of
the enemy's ground and had almost put
their hands upon the great prize of the
terrible war of the rebellion, and men Who
at 6 p.m. during Ji
irly in the day. It means not only mor
?a?
8'frill & Da A \ra I V
v?n w u *m \
THE BUSY CORNER,
^ards tourist ruching, i
ay without a supply of this Tourist Ruching
low as here?
3s. or 10 neck lengths, for 15c?less than a cei
re undersell?doesn't It?
nn. Sons & Co.
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Fifth Floor?For Three Days Only.
Corsets
at cut prices.
Every woman should have two pairs of
Corsets for wear In hot weather.
Here's the chance to provide the
second:
"H. & H." and "J. B." Corsets of batiste
or coutil; lace trimmed; >?/0,
some with garters attached.
Reduced from J1.00 to
"Nemo" Corsets of fine French coutil;
gray only; straight-front s\if\
ofi'U' Oft Q1 onrl OO vS 17 fl 11(1 II
I ReduceTFrom*XO.)''to.:::
J Second Floor?S. Kann, Sons & Co.
:ember this store vs
: ] Choice,
l/
N =
;atn price
;EE.
ranges is $2.00. We make no exspecial
prices named. Furthermore, you
I
e purchased of us that does not
re satisfaction will be cheerfully
diately replaced with a new one,
rchase price refunded?as you
here in this citv, but not at prices
do all connecting FREE where pipes run
n from basement or cellars we make
work. We can give you a service that
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asbestos-lined oven, broiler and warming
closet, elevated; 7 removable drilled burners
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burners, 1 .simmering
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entire width of stove. Spe- ^/yoVO
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stood between the nation s fair capital and |
those who came to destroy it. There was
heroic energy and determination on botli
sides. With the Union men it wa3 an impetuous
as.-*ault. Brave war-worn leaders
of regiments and brigades went down,
veterans of years of war fell In the
charge. Not long but terribly destructive
was the strife of those live hours, which '
ended the two days' battle of Fort Stev- ;
ens?Monday and Tuesday, July 11 and 1
12. lfSO-l. 1
After the Engagement. 1
The last shot was fired near 10 o'clock
that Tuesday night. The dead of the
south and north thickly strewed a bloody
Held.' The heroic Col. Johnston of the
41)tn New York fell mortally wounded,
Co4. Visscher of the 4'Jd New York was
killed. Maj. James P. Jono*. commanding
the 7th Maine lay among the slain; Maj.
Crosby of the Gist Pennsylvania was badly
wounded, "the commanding officer of
every regiment In the charging brigade
was either killed or woundixl." The sad
"alter the battle" went on *11 night. A
procession of ambulances brought wound- 1
ed and dying men up the 7th street road
to the barracks at Fort Stevens. Tables 1
were full and surgeons were busy until 1
daylight.
The Confederate general knew he was
| defeated and hts object a hopeless one. He !
| retired in the night to the crossings of the
I Potomac. He was followed on the 13th (
I by Gens. Wright, Emory nnd others. These
were joined by Hunter s forces at the ,
| northern opening of the Shenandoah val- 1
ley. Early was, for weeks, ground between
the upper and nether millstones, with
Wright on the north and Sheridan on the
south, until at Winchester he was reduced
below the power of withstanding the
forces gathered about him and was compelled
to retreat toward Richmond.
ORPHANS ON OUTING.
i
Children From St Joseph's Guests of
uarroll Institute.
Fifty orphan boys from St. Joseph's Academy
were the guests of Carroll Institute on
Its annual outing yesterday. The steamer
j Charles Macalester took them down to Marshall
Hall at 10 o'clock In the morning and
j brought them back before G o'clock In the
evening, tired, but happy, and not In the
I least hungry, for the guests of the Institute
had disposed of mountains of food of all
sorts, besides having their pockets filled
with fruit and other edibles easy to carry
away. During the day the orphans' nine
defeated the St. Paul's Sanctuary boys In
a game of base ball. Sister Bercliman and
Sister Mary Lawrence were in charge of the
boys.
In the evening came the Carroll Institute
excursion for grown-ups, more than 1.000
persons going down the river. The committee
In charge consisted of H. Ambrose
Marsden, Francis J. Cleary, Harry Merrlt,
William Lep!y, Phil Warren, Dennis Connell,
John Allen John Fuller, Martin McKee,
W. C. Sullivan and Cornelius Desmond.
lily, August and S
e comfort for yourself, but all store a
!i Busyas
7\) W || but ro
Vy) 1 refr
j{! That 5c price
ij so busy. Th
5/"^ I
]! get ioc for n
! Where cmn you
The hotter it
nt a neck length. :
| Fountain).
1 sale of folding lawn
ice good for 3 days 01
The secret of our extraordinarily Io\
Lawn Furniture has been "quantity." Ri
out comes the last shipment of NEARLY
In style like the picture.
On this entire shipment
o n n on ?
possime qoicK ct
rhese settees fold flat and may he moved t
cupy very little storage space. J'.i'lng made
finish, they will last for years. They are v
or green, and the combination presents a
rhree months' or more use for these, yet we
reduced prices:
1511.25 Settees, 42 in. Song, aU
$1.49 Settees, 54 in.
$11.98 Settees,
65c and 89c spachtel
shams andscarfs tor 45c
NOT an ordinary lot. Took all the
maker had and so got prices down
so low as to permit our selling
these at 45c.
Choice of Spachtel and Appllqued Pillow
Shams (can also be used as table
covers) and Bureau Scarfs in very
handsome designs.
These are the kind that make a room
1rv)lr fnnl o r..i
I WVIV? U11U
Many designs, and choice tomorrow at
45c.
| First Floor?S. Kann, Sons & Co.
^nM close at. 6 p.mr
Great bargain <
sale of i 2 i-2c ti
at 8 3-^
A GRAND one-day clean-up of cv
embracing every weave heretofore s
riety of styles and colors is equal pi
and Is so great as to maki it virtua
Tha collection embraces many kinds nc
season.
Some are practically full pieces, others li
stage of "short lengths," so in every st
use. 8%c yard Is a very low price fc
Here are cleair
wearables 11
Incomplete assortments of many k
make these prices possible. The
dren's Section:
CHILDREN'S CAMBRIC GOWNS, with I
yokes of tucks and row of pn j
lace inserting between. Re- i
duced from i!8c to
CAMBRIC DRAWERS, with lawn ruffles
edged In lace: complete /r>
with bunds and buttonholes.
Reduced from 50c to .
CORDED WHITE PIQL'E HATS, button-on
crown; pearl braid *5 <f>
edge. Reduced from 75c
to
Wash belts for ioc.
A\'E cannot have too many
wash belts.
These we offer for 10c are equal to any
you'll find around town for a quarter.
We bought the pearl buckles one place
and the belts another, ar.d in that way
got prices down to such an extent that
we can sell these for 10c.
They're tucked?and we've all sizes.
.f irst F ioor?a. ivann, ouiis cc I
K"jwwwwww' *
GENERAL AND PERSONAL
NEWS OF GEORGETOWN
Peter Booze, colored, forty-five years of
ise, of 222:?21st street was tak?n ill at 3ist
md IC streets yesterday afternoon and
.vas removed to Hie Georgetown I'niversltv
Hospital in tlu seventh precinct patrol
wagon.
Humane Officer Morris today arrest-d
Edward P. Harris of ii.'UO M street northwest
on a charge of cruelty to animals. He
it-posited ?10 collateral for his appearance
n the Polio.; Court tomorrow morning.
It is understood that the congregation of
3t. John's Episcopal Church of Georgetown
will extend a call in the near future
to a minister to act as assistant to the
rector. Rev. F. B. Howden. to succet d Rev.
Mr.- Moore, who is now stationed in North
Carolina. ^
Mrs. DavW Reed of 3141 NT street is
spending Several days at Thoroughfare
Sap, Va.
Mr. and Mrs. Alphonse M. Baer and family
of N street are at Bethesda. Md., for
tslimmer
Mrs. Samuel Goodman and family of
11HJ7 P street have gone to llarrisburg. Pa.,
to remain a month.
GOVERNMENT MONEY IN BANKS.
Senator Smith Tells Financiers He Is
Opposed to Express Privileges.
DETROIT, Mich., July 1?>. ?Senator William
Alden Smith, speaking here yesterday
at the twentv-flrst annual convention of
the Michigan Bankers' Association, declared
himself against the governmental
ownership of railroads, the extension of
banking privileges by the government to
express companies and the use of the word
bank over any Institution that is not engaged
In the banking business.
"I hope to see the time when the government
will see fit to pass out among the
banks of the country much of the great
surplus with which the national treasury
is filled." said Senator Smith.
"No corporation with carrying power has
any license to cope with or uproot that
grand industry, our banking system. The
government has no license to authorize or
permit any one not under the same Inspec"
n r* roo-nlatlnn n a n ra tV?o nQ,iA110]
banks to compete with bankers.
"I am opposed to government ownership
of railroads. If the government cannot
own and operate tho postal system at a
profit, how can It run the railroads?"
H. C. Potter, Jr., president of the association,
who is vice president of the
People's State Bank of Detroit, in his
innual address declared against the tworent
fare legislation, making the point
that what the people need is not lower
fares, but better service. He also expressed
the opinion^that there is a tendency to
:ax railroads excessively, which prevents
the development of the roads and the
milldlng of new ones.
\
September.
ssistants will appreciate it greatly.
bees at the fountain? j
om for you. Cool,
eshing drinks, 5c.
is one of the reasons for our being jj ,
e majority of fountains elsewhere }
nost of the drinks we serve for 5c. j,
gets the better you'll like it (the ||
settees. f
ily. | ^
,v prices this season on all styles of
glit now when we should 'be practically sold V
ONE THOUSAND PIECES, most of them Y *
I
we have put the lowest x
learance prices, 'f
rom place to place with ease. They oc- jj
of clear-grain hardwood, with hard-oil I
ery strong; uprights are painted either red f,
fine appearance. X
: offer them for three days at the following ft
89c |
long, at $11,119 J
66 Im? lonsr. at $1.6S> ?
_ o y - " ?%
Notions I
very much underpriced?
HATTIE'S FAVORITE SHIRT ^ V
WAIST SHIELDS, special. V
4 pairs for
KIRBY BEARD PAPER ? sy X
PIN'S, needle point and full II flj)^ ^
count. Special, 3 papers for >
LADIES' STRAIGHT-FRONT V
HOSE SUPPORTERsatin = ?
pail, 4 straps; all colors. n / C '
Regularly 23c. for II ? ^ ?
JAPANESE FOLDING FANS, = X ?
many kinds. Choice of 10c
kinds tomorrow at
First Floor?S. Kann, Sons & Co. 4*
? |
El S err\ it- n * t?o A an r\ r A
u. ?*><oj.u.iuiii uaaiy 3. x
v
opportunity in a
25c wash goods |
}C yard. I
it pieces of High-class Wash Goods,
IIIns from Ic to 2.1c a yard. The va- Y
acticaliy to that of the first of the season. f
ly Impracticable to giya a list of them.
it before offered at a special cut price this ,t.
?*
lalf pieces or less, not having rcacheJ the A
I'ln vn? t' 11 Ka o Win ^ - ? *- r - ? - ^
.j m*, .?it .jc iu b, t tniougn iur any ?>
>r such goods. First floor bargain tablet). >
1
amce prices on f
!or children, I
Y
inds of Children's Wearing Apparel
y tell of big economy in this Chil- X *
DRAWER WAISTS. S7ca 2 to C yearn,
taped buttons, reinforced tl ^IT /
with folds. Reduced
/
WASH DRESSES of galatea and lawn: X
the former In Russian effect with embroldered
emblems. finished with pearl
buttons and white patent E?/0\
leather belt. Reduced from V
75c and 85c to, choice V
V
Second Floor?S. Kann. Sons & Co. ?j? 4
^oc ribbons, ^oc vd. $
' ? V
y
THEY are four anil five Inches wide? y
good wid'hs for making the now
popular cashes for wear with light. A
airy summer drosses. Choice of whit?,
light blue and pink. |t*
Save twenty cents a yard and buy ?
ribbons tomorrow. WE'LL T1K y
THEM INTO BOWS FREE. ' ?
First Floor?S. Kann. Sons & Co. *t* >
WANTED IN SPARTANBURG.
Tormer Express Clerk Is Charged
fivonH T arpprr
John M. Sumrow, twenty-two years of
age, and niarritil, a former resident <>f
Spartanburg. S. C., was arrested in tills
city this morning by Detectives Home an I
Barbee. at the request of the Spartanburg
authorities. Sheriff \V. J. White came here
from Spartanburg for Sumrow, tile requisition
being based upon an Indictment for
breach of trust, wh'ch, it Is stat'?:! in t'.m
lyper, resolved itself into a charg of erand
larceny.
Sumrow was employed as a clerk in tho
omce or the Southern Kxj.r -s Cumuiiiy it $
Spartanburg, and. It is ? ! urge i. In- wis
short ill his a. counts After i- >:n !i*
to this city h?- found em;>l >ymt-nt in tlet
office of the Southern Railway Company ?.1
a clerk, and lived at ?U>S M> rton str?t
northeast. This ni rninjr Dete *ivcs l: r:;>
and Rarbee accompanied Sheriff Wh t-i
the place of employment of Sumrow unl
placed him under arrest. He will return to
Spartanburg with tlie sheriff tonight.
President's Chinese Cook 111.
NEW YORK. July 10.?Sam Wall, '"hinege
cook on the Mayflower, Pr? sident Roosevelt's
yacht. is a patient In Relicvue, suffering
with acute nephritis. He was taken to *
i .. . .....
i inai insiuuiion at i o ciock yesterday morning
by Ah Kong, a tea dealer, who lives at
No. 15 Mott street. Wah engaged in conversation
with I)r. John S. Drulry of tin '
hospital stuff, and seemed willing to talk ?
about himself. He lias been a Ho man <"a' oMc
for several years. He gave his Ideas .jn
the possibilities of war between the I'nlted
Slates and Japan.
"Japan doesn't want to go to war.'s l;o
said; "she just got over one and l; s i.jo
soon Tor another."
Maryland State Aerie, Fraternul Order of
Eagles. assembled yesterday aft.rnoon !n
the lodge room of Cumiicrland Aerie for tiie
second annual convention.
C ~ - rr =: .
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I A NATURAL
| BRACER it
v for hot days. >!|
Iced |
II POSTUM S
?1 >;ji 1
jr with cream, sugar and a aqueeza \i
^ of lemon. 3ji
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