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EDITORIAL SECTION w PART IL PAGES 1?6 WASHINGTON, D. C., SUNDAY MORNING, AUGUST 11, 1912. 39c Extra Quality CARPET BROOMS, 25c THIS COU PON and 25c for Four-string Car pet Brooms, ex tra quality se lected broom straw. Metal capped and strongly made. Regular 30c kind. <S> 35c Enameled Saucepans For 14c With This Coupon. Seamless Enameled ?Saucepans, with cover; 8 pint size: good, practical utensil for the kitchen. Sold regularly at 33c each. On sale for one day only at 14c with this coupon. Housefurnlshings Dept., Base ment. (sy 25c One Pound PEROXIDE, 10c THIS COUPON and lOc for Full One - pound - size Bottle of Perox ide of Hydrogen, j sold regularly at I 25c. Guaranteed I full strength and | standard make. (S) r SEVENTH AND K THE DEPENDABLE STORE1 d I $1.50 MATTING SUIT CASES?New lot of Strongly Made Matting Suit Cases, light weight, brass lock and side ir| ^ catches. Full 24-inch size. Special tomorrow at Wilbert's 15c Talcum Powder, 10c. 5c Face Ckaaoli Free. THIS COUPON and 10c for half pound can of Wil bert's Talcum Powder, true flo ral odors of rose, violet or carna tion. Regularly 15c. 5c Face Chamois free to each pur chaser. (S) This 10c Combination Grater, Slicer and Cutter For Sc With Coupon. Three articles in one. Made of good, heavy tin, like the illustration. A handy article every housewife needs In the kitchen. "Perfection" (Irater. SUcer and Cut ter. Sold regularly at 10c. On sale tomorrow at 5c with this Coupon. (S) 25c Wilson Bread Toaster, 10c THIS COUPON and IOc for the Genuine "Wilson" Bread Toaster?not the im itation kind. Will toast four pieces of hreatl at one time. Regularly '25c. <.S> Silk-stripe Mercerized Poplin Regnlar 35c Value, at 19c yd. An extraordinary bargain for Monday in the season's most sought-after fabric?the result of an unexpected purchase from an importer pressed for cash. We captured a lot of 100 pieces of the Finest Quality Im ported English Poplins at nearly one-half their real value, and you are offered the same remarkable advantages tomorrow. They are the genuine yam mercerized goods, with handsome woven pure silk stripes. Strictly first quality, in all the most desirable colors for late sum mer and early fall, including white, cream, light blue, pink, lavender, helio. Co penhagen, tan, champagne, new green, garnet, brown, navy blue and black. Regular 35c values tomorrow at 19c a yard. 2,000 New and Charming Wash Dresses, Worth $6 to \ J $8, at only In this sale of Women's Summer Wash Dresses you are offered the widest possible range of styles in this season's prettiest and most desirable materials at a price probably less than you have ever paid for such stylish garments before. The maker willingly accepted a big loss to wind up his summer stock, and gave us advantages that open up avenues of economy hitherto unknown. Surely you will want one or two of these cool and attractive Wash Dresses at tomorrow's low price?$2.39 for values actually worth $6, $8 and $10. Don't put off coming?for with such remarkable values as these to attract the attention of wom en tomorrow the sale will be short-lived. The season's newest and most popular models, in all the best materials, including dresses of French lingerie cloth. Irish linen, French linen, French cordeline, linen Norfolk models and imported tissues. All the leading colors and combinations. Styles include embroidered designs, cluny and macrame lace-trimmed effects, all-over embroidered dresses, etc. ALL SIZES in the lot. Values worth $6, $8 and $10 for $2.39. Mercerized Silk Ginghams i P^arnlor Onolitv at A mat V*C Regular 25c Quality, at A new lot of these Beautiful Mercerized Silk Ginghams, ready for tomor row's rousing sale at the same low price which created such buying enthusiasm last week. These attractive cotton fabrics have the rich luster and silky sheen of the finest check taffeta silks, and come in all the newest check effects from small pin size to large blocks. The rich luster is imperishable, and no amount of washing will hurt their handsome ap pearance. All the leading summer colorings. Ideal in even* way for frocks and waists. Regu lar 25c value at 12%c a yard. 29c Tan Dress Linen, 15c Yd. Tan Linen? have been long established in popular favor for summer skirts, suits and blouses, and are in greater demand this season than ever. For this reason you may well count tomorrow's sale of Tan Dress Linens at 15c a yard an event of extraordinary importance. Extra fine, heavy, firmly woven grade, 36 inches wide, every thread war ranted pure linen flax. Unequaled for wear, comfort and service. 1 omorrow at 15c a yard instead of 29c. COUPON SALES. Xo Xall or Phou Orders. 3c Basting Cotton, Five for 5c THIS COUPON and 5c for FIVE SPOOLS of good qual ity White Basting Cotton, worth 3c a spool. (S.) 8c Shaving Soap, 3lAc a Cake THIS COUPON AND 3^c a cake for Williams' Bar ber's Bar Shaving Soap, the large round cakes that fit the shaving mug. Regularly 8c. (S.) 5c Cotton, Two for 5c THIS COUPON and 5c for TWO regular 5c packages of Antiseptic Absorbent Cotton, best grade; one-ounce sealed cartons. (8.) Pearl Buttons, Three Cards, 5c THIS COUPON and 5c for THREE CARDS of one dozen each good quality White Pearl Buttons; sizes 14 to 22 ligne. (S.) Infants' Socks, 5c Pair, THIS COUPON and 5c a pair for Infants' Fancy-top Socks, In all the leading col ors. Sold regularly at 12Vfcc and 25c pair. (8) Barefoot Sandals, 44c Pair THIS COUPON and 44c a pair for Children's and Misses' Barefoot Sandals, good quality solid leather; all sizes from 3 to 11. (S) 45c Worth of Stationery, 25c THIS COUPON and 25c for on*' pound of Linen Writing Pa*>er, worth 2T>c; one pack age of Envelopes to match, worth l*>c; one 5c bottle of Stafford's Writing Ink and ??n?- 5c Penholder. Total value. 45c. <S) \ Women's Vests, 5c THIS COl'POX and 5c for Women's Swiss Ribbed V* ,-ts, gauze weight, low neck and sleeveless, finished with tape in neck and arms. <S> Infants' 29c Slips, 19c THIS COUPON and 19c for Infants' Long Bishop Slips of tine nainsook, trimmed with small ruffle around ???-? k anil sfeeves. Regularlv (8) 29c Aprons, 16c THIS COUPON and 16c io: Women's Round Aprons of pen-ale, in neat stripes and hecks; with and with out bib and pocket. Worth ->? each. (g) 10c& 15c House hold Drugs, 4c THIS COUPON and 4c for usual 10c and 15c cartons of Household Drugs, including Licorice Powder. Bicarbonate of Soda. Powdered Alum. Powdered Boric Acid, Char coal Tablets, etc. (S) . 39c Pompeian Cream, 28c THIS COUPON and 28c for Pompeian Massage Cream, two-ounce jar, sold regularly at 39c. (S) Three Lots of Bleached Sheets Offered at Extraordinary Low Pricss. 1 here s no indication of the upward trend of cottons in these sale prices offered on Bleached Sheets. \\ ith the market steadily rising, we have been able to capture several large lots of reliable grade sheets at a big advantage, and you are invited to share the remarkable values tomorrow. 81x90 Linen-finish Seamless Bleached Sheets, full double bed size; made of extra heavy sheeting. ^ finished with 3-inch hem. Worth 85c each. Special at... 63x90 Seamless Bleached Sheets, single bed size; made of close-woven shec-ting; free from starch. Regular 59c value. 39c 81x90 Bleached Sheets, with welded seam; full double bed a a size; heavy, close-woven sheet- '| '| C ing. Worth 59c each. Special at 11-4 Croehet Bedspreads, double bed size, in //\ Marseilles designs. Worth $1.00. Special at O^C 11-4 Croehet Bedspreads, double bed size, in a /\ Q good assortment of heavy raised Marseilles pat- yfSC terns. Worth $1.39 each ' I 45x36 "Salem" Bleached Pillowcases, large size; s f hand torn and ironod; made of genuine Salem ? sheeting. Worth 22c each Yard-wide White Cambric, s fine, close-woven, /j/ soft-finish quality, free from starch. Regularly O 10c yard. Tomorrow at 40-inch Sheer White India Linon. Regular 25c Quality at 1254c Yd. This is the best grade White India Linon manufactured to sell at 25c a yard; made of finest selected combed Egyptian yarn, bleached by a new process that brings out all its best qualities. Possesses that desirable sheerness and fineness women appreciate in white goods intended for cool sum mer waists and dresses. Note the width?full 40 inches. One of the season's most remarkable white goods values at I2^c a vard. 25c WHITE FRENCH VOILE?40 inches wide White French Voile, the superior imported quality, made of two-ply, close-mesh yarn. Beautiful snow white texture of style and distinc tion. Ideal in every way for smart dresses and waists. Regular 25c value at 1254c 2?e White English Pique?36 inches wide?extra heavy, firmly woven quality, in tho stylish broad rail 4 Q^ welts, which are so much desired this season for ? skirts and suits. Full yard wide. Sale price 25c White English Rep, a firmly woven, two-ply quality; one of the season's most favored white fabrics a for separate skirts and suits; washes perfectly ^ ?'/2C and is unequaled for wear. Sale price 125?c Yd.-wide Percales Offered Monday at Yd. A new lot of 200 pieces of these Standard Quality Percales on sale In our Domestic Department tomorrow at a saving that will make it well worth your while to supply your needs. Excellent, long-wearing material for women's suits, waists, children's frocks and men's neglige shirts. Light grounds in a large variety of styles and colorings, such as stripes, checks and neat figures. One day at 8%c a yard. 18c Fancy Serpentine Crepe. Purchase of "Mill Ends," 1254c Large assortment of new fall styles and colorings, including Persian designs, floral patterns, heat figures and dots, in navy blue, cadet, light blue, tan, lavender, rosei pink, red, ntle, cream, etc. Especially desirable for women's house garments and kimonos. Each yard stamped the genuine. Sold regularly a? 18c a yard. On sale tomorrow at 12%c yard. The Season's Greatest Shoe Sale Closing out remainders of Women's, Misses' & Children's Summer Footwear, Worth $2.00, $2.50 and $3.00 a Pair, for ONE DOLLAR. For this final, sweeping clearance sale of summer foot wear we have collected all the incomplete lines and broken sizes from reg ular stock, as well as the remainders from recent special purchases, and offer the entire assortment at the trulv astonishing price of ONE DOL LAR A PAIR! Choice of a large assortment of this season's most popular styles, in all the best leathers, including the following: Women's High and Low Shoes, of white canvas. Russia calf, patent colt, gun metal, vici kid, suede and velvet, in oxfords, pumps, sailor and Gibson ties. Also Misses' and Children's High and Low Shoes, of white canvas. Russia calf, patent colt and gun metal, as well as Boys' Oxfords of patent colt and gun metal leathers. Not a complete range of sizes in any one style, but a,11 sizes in the lot. Choice of values worth $2.00 to $3.00 a pair at ONE DOLLAR for choice. Women's Silk-Boot Stockings At 25c Pair Instead of 50c. An offering of Women's Silk Hosiery that for unusually low price and big value has not been equaled in a long while. Pure Silk Boot Stockings, with double heel and toe, seamless foot and garter top. Choice of black, tan, pink and sky blue? the most called-for colors this summer. Actual fifty-cent value tomorrow at 25c pair. Purchase of "M. P." CORSETS. Usual $1.00 Models for 69c. The makers of the Popular "M. P. ecial saving. >pular "M. P." Corsets have sent us a special lot of regular dollar quality corsets to sell at a big Made of striped coutil, In medium bust, with drawstring and lace; long back and hip; with two seta of hose supporters at tached . Regular $1.00 value for 89c. All sises from 18 to 80. 59c Rice Boilers For 23c Each. THIS C O U PON and 23c for regular 51k- Seamless Enameled Rice Boil ers, four-pint size; none sold without coupon at this price. No mail or phone orders filled. Limit, one to each buyer. Housefurnisliings Dept.?Basement. (S) 9xl2-ft. Brussels Rugs. Usual $15.00 Grade at $8.98 We have fifty of these Largest Room ?ize (9x12 feet) Brussels Rugs to sell at the low price named, and the entire lot should be dispos ed of in a single day, so unusual is the value. Made in one piece?no seams. Choice of floral, medallion, conven tional and oriental designs; colorings of green, rose, tan, blue, gold and red. Regular fifteen-dollar value for $8.98. Laces and Embroideries At Unmatchable Low Prices. ?tO-lneh Swiiw Flouncing*, in scores of handsome patterns, showing the latest blind and oj?en work de signs. Regular 75c value at Flar Quality Hat lute Flounrtna*. with Irish crochet edge, slightly mussed from handling. Sold regularly at 75c 4 g\ and $1.00 yard. Reduced to lK-lnck All-over Shadow I.ucck, in white, cream and ecru color, 3 ft Very stylish for waists and cos tumes. Regular Upvalue at 27-lnek Tucked Nets. In white and cream color; the most desirable material for waists, yokes and sleeves. a |-v Values worth up to $1.50 a yard 43Ac Headed Nets, in pink, blue, alice, lavender, mals and dresden ef fects. Values worth up to $1.50 a O^C yard to be closed out at Lot of Torchon Laces, in edges and in sertions. widths up to 5 inches, extra heavy, durable grade, in good variety of styles. 8c and 10c kinds, at, yard All-over Swiss Kmbruldery, 22 inches wide, in beautiful blind and open a p work designs. Sold regularly at 75c and 98c a yard. Reduced to.. Fine Quality Swiss and Nainsook Em broidery Edges, in various desirable widths, from 3 to 10 inches; also m insertions to match. 18^c values J C for???????????????????*??????????#? Midsummer Needs in Notions. Sandow English Pins, 400 in each paper; regular 3c kind. Three papers for Improved Granger Hooks and Eyes, proof; two dozen extra invisible loops on each card; black or white; all sizes. Card Colored Darning Cotton, on ??ards: assorted shades; regularly lc card. 2 for 5c rust ^C lc 100-yard spools of Good Quality Black Sewing Silk, for hand and machine f sewing:; sold regularly at 5c and I IJfT 8c spool. Three spools for Children's Pin-on Hose Support- p ers; jcood quality lisle elastic; regu lar 10c kinds. Pair Horn Hairpins, curved and crimped ^ styles; half-dozen in box. Sold regularly at 10c $6 Seamless China Mattings. 40-Yard Rolls at $3.98 Fifty rolls of Heavy-weight Seamless China Mattings, close-woven, even-edge quality, in checks and stripes of red, blue, tan and green. Good, serviceable grade for all-the-year-round use. Being seam less, these mattings are reversible a nd will give double service. 40-yard rolls at $3.98 instead of $6.00 tomorrow. FRUIT JARS, 45c a Dozen. THIS COUPON and 45c a dozen for Sehxam Pratt Jars, quart size, made with wide mouth, which will admit whole fruit; they seal auto matically, and cannot become loose. Honsefurn tshlnga Dept.?Basement. (8) Women's $1 Nainsook Gowns The Popular "Slip-Over" Style ........ From a maker of undermuslins of the bet ter class we have secured a lot of his regular one-dollar quality Nightgowns to sell at this unexpected saving. Made of fine quality soft finish nainsook in the desirable "slip-over" style?the most practical sort for summer wear. Deep yoke of fine swiss embroidery and val laces com bined with ribbons. Cut extra full and well made. Regular dollar value for 68c. Women's Drawers, of good quality cambric and muslin, with flounce of swiss embroidery; others with tucks; finished with lace edg- ^ Sale ing and price. French band; all sizes. Women a Lobs White BfusUn Petticoats, made with deep tucked flounce; others with fine tucks and embroidery flounce, finished with extra underlay; cut full and well made. 69c 4VC value for ? ^ ^ Women's Lon* White Muslin Petticoats, with 14-inch em broidery flounce, also fine tucked and embroidery ruffle; large ffco variety of designs in embroidery; all with underlay. Sale price ,v/v Stamped Waists. Special at 29c Each Stamped Shirt Waists, on fine quality French lawn and voile, with kimono or set-in sleeves. Choice of a number of at tractive designs. With each waist we will give, free of charge, four skeins of "Royal Society" Floss for embroidering. (Art Dept., First Floor.) 19c Stamped Corset Covers, on | f\ good quality nainsook, in pretty f Vf C two-piece designs. Special at... Plain Color Chambray. 10c Grade at 534c. 27-inoh-wide Plain Color Chambray, la light bluo, tan, brown, pink, gray, ato. Warranted fast oolors. Serviceable material for making inex pensive garments for women and children. Black Petticoats. 85c Value at 59c. Serviceable Quality Black Cotton Petti coats, made of dull-flnish, soft material, with flat plaited flounce edged with nar row plait. "King" Collar Buttons One Doz. for 5c THIS COUPON and 5c for one dozen Celebrated "King" Rolled Gold-plate Collar Buttons, in assorted shapes; guaranteed to wear. One-piece, un breakable kind; white enamel baoks. (Jewelry Dept.) (S) Men's Handkerchiefs, Silk Embroidered Initials Worth 15c and 19c Each !7c Lot of manufacturer's "second*' of Finest QuaJity Silk-initial Japonetts Handkerchiefs, extra soft, silky grades that have the exact appearance and fool of silk and wear better. Wide hemstitched borders; large silk embroidered initials in all letters. The imperfections are hardly noticeafcle. Choice of usual 15c and 19c kinds for 7c each. COUPON SALES. No Mall or Phone Or?lcr*. 5c Laundry Soap Two for 6c THIS COUPON and ?c for TWO regular 5c cakes of "Santa Claus" Laundry Soap, made by Fairbanks. (S) 10c "Jello," Two for 15c THIS COUPON and IBc for TWO regular 10c park ages of "Jello," the popular dessert; choice of assorted flavors. (S) 15c Mirrors, 5c Each THIS COUPON and Be for regular 15o Mirrors; oval shape, with gilt, ebony or brown enameled metal frames. Fourth floor. (8.) Boys' 50c Bathim Saits, 25c THIS COUPON and 25c for Boys' Regular 50c Navy Blue Jersey Bathing 8ults; two-piece style; sizes, * to ~li years. <S.) 25c and 39c Golf Caps, 15c Each THIS COUPON and 15c tor Boys' Regular 25c and 39c Fancy Cass: mere Golf Cape. 3d Floor. (S) $1.00 Birdeye, 79 c a Piece THIS COUPON and 7?e for 27-inch Antiseptic Bird eye or Diaper doth; put up in sealed sanitary cartons of ten yards each. Regu larly $1.00 piece. <o7) 10c Tomato Soup, Two for 15c THIS COUPON and 15c for TWO Regular 10c Cans of Campbell's Tomato Soup. (8.) 12Vic Sugar Corn, 2 for 13c THIS COUPON and ISc for TWO Regular 12%c Cans of Sugar Corn; select qual ity, sweet and tender. <S.? 5c Sardines, Two for 6c THIS COUPON and ?c for TWO Repular 5c Cans of Sardines, packed In oil. (S.) 29c Window Shades, 19c Each THIS COUPON and 19c for Opaque Cloth Window Shades, size 3x6 ft; mounted on strong spring rollers; strictly perfect quality, not "second**; white, ecru sad several greens. Regularly 29c. (0) 39c Matting Rugs, 19c Each TH1B COUPON mo ting floral. 54 lashes oringa. ; light and ool 50c and 59c Cushions, 29c Ecu THIS COUPON for Bilk Floss Cu* and Ou/ty as down; with heavy white < slses 20x20 and 22x22. nlarly 50c aad 59c Fourth 44-in. English Mohair Sicilian Regular 69c Grade for 48c yd. \\ omen in quest of stylish and serviceable material for skirts and suits will find this offering of timeliest interest. 44 Inches Wide English Moljair Sicilian, a rich silk, lustrous grade, in black, brown. gray and navy blue. Strictly dustproof and reversi ble. Kor late summer and "autumn wear this is the most durable material you can choose. Tomorrow tor 48c a yard instead of 60c. 36-inch All-silk Satin Messaline. Regular >1.00 Quality at 69c Another exceptional silk offering for Monday?a sale of Yard-wide Satin Messalines at a price that will rivet the atten tion of money savers on this Silk Department. Ful! :$? inches wide; the heavy-weight, superior, satin-face quality that women like for waists, dresses and petticoats; all pure silk", of course. Choice of a complete range of street and evening shades. Tomorrow at Wu* a yard instead of one dollar. 69c Seamless Bnameled Covered Saucepans, 20-pint size, OQ for 35c Double covered Zinc Wash Boards, in strong frame, for 23c $1.00 Selected dumber Folding Lawn Benches; strongly C Qr made, for.. i $1 Heavy Double coated Galvanized Iron Wash Tubs, with drop han dles, 24-inch 59c $1.25 Twin Alarm Clocks, copper finished; a warranted timepiece, 7Q_ for /7C 19c Selected Lumber Patent Sleeve Ironing Boards, felt padding, cotton covered, 10c closing-out prices on all summer housefurnishings. 75c Satin Table Damask Mercerized in the Yarn 48c This is the best grade Mercerized Satin Table Damask pro duced to retail at 75c a yard, and being mercerized in the yarn, the rich, brilliant luster will remain as long as there's any wear left in the damask. 25c Heavy Gal vanjzed Iron Water Pails, 12-qt. size, for 17c 59c Heavy Gal vaniced Iron Sprink ling Cans, 10-quart size. 33c 50c Inverted Gas Lights, brass fixture, wheel adjust ment; give a brilliant light Complete 29c for $3 Fancy Blended Majolica Umbrella Stands, assorted shapes and colorings, for $m9 50c Heavy Tin Steam Cook ers, 3 large c o in payments, 29c 50c and 59c Heavy Tin Jap a nned Flour Can 1 s t e r s; 25 and 35 lb. size. Choice, 37c 75c Bnameled Tea Kettles, 14-pint size, 33c for $1.25 sets of Mrs. Potts' Best Qual ity Nickel-plated Sad Irons, 3 irons, stand and /Q~. handle, for.. ?7C t:uc Heavy Iron Frame Fruit or Potato \Ar Presses, for $4.00 Wire wrapped 4-p 1 y Rubber Garden Hose, 25 feet, with combination nozzle and hard wood $7,59 reel, for $18.00 Ranney*s Mascot Hardwood Refrigerators, galvanised Iron lining; all up-to-date improvements; 76-lb. ice capacity, $8.49 Full 72 inches wide (2 yards); good, heavy weight and firm, beautiful weave. Choice of fire new patterns. No other table damask will give an equal amount of wear and satisfaction for the money. Regular 75c value tomorrow at 48c a yard. $15.00 Bed Outfit, $9.95. A- Hint of the Remarkable Values to Be Found in This August Sale of Beds and Bedding. Each outfit consists of White Enamel Iron Bed, with con tinuous posts or brass rods and knobs and heavy fillers; Soft-top Combination Mattress, covered with heavy ticking, choice of one or two piece styles; All-iron Frame High Riser National or Rome Link Steel Fabric Springs. Sizes 3 ft. 6, 4 ft. and 4 ft. 6. Regular $15.00 value. Sale price, $9.95.