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FRIDAY September 27, 1012
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C7In order tr> amid drtnt* on amount of t
p?r?onal absence. letter* to THE STAR should j
rot le addressed to ant Individual connected |
itn the office. luit simply to TIIF. STAR, or to
tW? Editorial or Uusiaes.4 Department, acconllnc !
to tenor or purpose. I
The Rayner-Cockran Debate.
Now th's is something like. At last a j
Joint debate. We are to hear democracy j
and Kooseve! t'sni expounded: from the |
same platform tiie same even'ng. As Mr. \
Roosevelt would say. bully!
And adding interest to the fact are the j
men who will face each other. Both are !
eloquent. Both are experienced stump- !
crs Both are lawyers. So that the pub- j
lie may promise itself a treat.
Isidor Rayner is a democrat, but has j
rot been happy in his democracy since j
Mr. Bryan began to show the way. If he
shed any tears over either of Mr. Bryan's
defeats for Pres'dent they were not
caught and preserved in a barrel. He
may be happy now. although the eand - j
uaie ne is supporting was nominated by j
Mr. Bryan and the platform upon which :
he is standing was written by Mr Bryan, j .
But Mr. Wilson, like Mr. Rayner, was ( j
anti-Bryan for years, and that is com- i
forting. | 3
Bourke Cockran was once a democrat, |
and at that time a conspicuous servant of | ^
Tammany Hall. He began pol tical life j
as a protege of Richard Croker, who
transferred hint to Charles F. Murphy,
who, a:ter a trial, dismissed him. He
was for a time a near-republican, stumping
the country for McK'.nley. And now
he is a progressive, ha!l ng Mr. Roosevelt
as a man who has always been right, and
w ho is "r ghter" today than ever before.
Now. if these expert fencers will go at
matters and each other properly the exhibition
should be both thrilling and instructive.
Let neither take account of
the other's past embarrassments and vagaries.
Let Mr. Rayner forget Mr. Cockran'js
shiftti fpnm c /lii I ?
_ __ ?? vial C3.UV l?' diUCa UCl illl ^
Cockran forget Mr. Rayner's long impa- f
tience with Bryanisrn, only to be caught t
in the net at last. Ja*t the dead past |
bury its dead. i
Mr. Rayner's text should be. What is s
democracy, and to what, particularly on f
the tariff fjuestion, does the Baltimore r
platform pledge the party? There is *
tome doubt. Mr. Wilson's interpretations c
arc not giving general satisfaction. They t
are being criticised both at home and t
abroad. What says the Maryland scna- fc
tor? What, in his opinion, will result if
the democracy is again intrusted witn
Mr. Cockran'8 text should be. What is
Jtooseveltism, and what are the changes
in our fundamentals contemplated by the r
so-called progressive platform? How far, 8
with that for guide, should we progress r
out of the course we have been pursuing '
for a hundied and thirty years? How 0
much wiser is Theodore Roosevelt than
the benighted men who framed ine Con- ^
stitution. and the slow coaches who have *
since been conducting the country's busi- e
iiess under it? e
The Rayner-Cockran debate may not e
rank in history with the Hincoln-Douglas P
debate, but it should prove one of the ?
star features of the present campaign, t
And why should not the two men repeat *
their performance outside of Maryland? o
Col. Roosevelt sometimes speaks with v
the same impetuous freedom that he ex- '
eri ised when the office he held compelled "
a*, least the appearance of respectful at- 1
tention. He fails to realize the differ- 8
tnce between the man who actually holds s
the big stick and the man who i? o
Ir.g after it.
, llt a
The discussion as to whether Henry '
\Vatterson says "Thank you, suh," or s
"Thank you, sah," may prompt Mr. c
Bryan to arise and inquire what the
Kentucky editor has to be thankful for,
' 1 v
A Paris doctor says that women will j p
be balrihcMicd in JO) years. However, i t
by that tfrnc they will be sharing the | ^
privileges of men, including that of wear- I
lng a toupee.
The Third-Term Issue. n
! a
Remarkably little is being heard in this I f
campaign regarding the third term issue p
which the candidacy of Theodore Roorcaelt
precipitates. Vet it is by far the
most important single factor in the whole
prudential fight. One would have tl
th" ic;iit that by this time the air would c
be vtK-al with the appeals of speakers r
for the r< publican or the democratic party
urging the people to remember the
unwritten law against a third presidential
term. Perhaps this point is being *
discussed quietly, but as far as the eye c_
< an note In the prints and the ear can ^
I ear in the speeches the third term
question is subordinated to other matters,
the control of trusts tr>?- ruininn i
of the tariff. the suppression of bos.*?*, a
tn?- amelioration of social conditions and 1
??> on through the long list of issues
raised in the course of tiiis extraordinary
canvass for popular support. r
No matte) what importance may be j
attached to other questions the third term (
proposition is actually the most vitally
significant. It is Imitossihle to dodge it
in behalf of Roosevelt by the declaration
that if elected his service would have 1
been interrupted by a lapse of four years. '
And it is equally impossible to set up a *
defense for his present position as candidate
for a third term on the ground
that his first was not a full cne. but cov- s
ered only three years and a half. When i
he left the White House on the 4th of j
Alarch. 11K?y. he was regarded by the people
as laving served two presidential
terms. On the nlglu of his first election,
in November, 1PG4, he had declared in t
the most positive, explicit terms that he *
would not again in any circumstances
l>e a candidate for the office, for he
recognized that the American people were (
unalterably o;?|n>sed to a third presldentlal
term for any one man. and lie later
reaffirmed tl is voluntary renunciation of
all conceivable claim to a renomin.ition.
declaring tl.at hi rra.-<r?|e?l the soirft and | ?
not l!? letter of i"he tradition as govei n-j .
mi.- Ihm, ; u'l forbidding an? continuums-!
ii tin pi? Mdwiiul office after the close i
. f hi.-- second term. The only excuse!
iK.t h<- i :s of ered foi his present po?t1
on is a s!ia iclcss pretense that on
, r-e two oecis'ons when he voluntarily
i.,nl iihnsclf out of any future race lie
: want-throe " ensceniix e" terms. t
A U^fd nomination was denied to Gcu. , t
Irant. after the lapse of a term following
Ills two terms In office, on the grounc
that the inviolate traditions of the country
were against the return of any mar
to the presidency for a third period 01
service. If he had been nominated bj
lint of the persistence of his enthusiastic
partisans he would undoubtedly have beer
lefeated on this score, despite the higl
regard in which he was held by the
t>eople of the United States.
It may be that the third term issue is
rot regarded seriously by the public be
ause of the feeling that Roosevelt i!
lot at all likely to be elected in Xo
rember and that the question is there
'ore only academic. This i? a serioush
nistaken view. Regardless of Roosevelt !
hances, the third term question shouh
ie considered as of paramount imi>orance.
It is a reflection upon the good
'aith of those who have in the past opioid
and proclaimed the tradition against
i third presidential term that, for purloses
of factional revenge or through
ilind hero worship, they should be now
supporting a candidacy which strikes at
m?> of the fundamental principles ot
\merlean government.
Progressing Toward Health.
The fart that speakers at the hygienic
ongTess do not agree in many eases af
o the origin and causes and means of
omnmnieation of diseases should nol
ead to despair on the part of the public
ivith regard to the possibility of the prevention
and cure of stubborn ailments.
In respect to most of the ills that afflict
Humanity there Is virtually a universal
igreement among the bacteriologists and
practitioners. It is only In the ease of
t few of the diseases that have not yet
>een positively "isolated" and their
lgeneies of communication determined
hat there is dispute. Such a case is
hat of infantile paralyais, which has
>een widely discussed at this congress,
with numerous theories advanced rejecting
its origin and means of trans
nission. This is not necessarily a token
)f failure to make progress. On the contrary,
the very divergence of views at
>resent will probably stimulate Investigators
to further efforts and widen the
ange of their work, until some day, perhaps
immediately, or mayl>e a few years
lence. the organism and its carrying host
>r agency will have been determined berond
the possibility of doubt and a means
>f prevention and perhaps a cure assured,
rhe same Is true with cancer and with
several other diseases whch have not jot
cme into the classification of preventable
ind curable ailments.
Considering what has been accomplished
n the course of a quarter of a century,
:here should be high hope of the early
conquest of practically all the diseases
:hat are known definitely to assail the
luman system. This does not suggest.
>f course, that life will be free from the
nenace of organic derangement. Tt is
lot to be expected that a state of hygiene
vi 11 be established that will absolutely
safeguard people from disease germs and
nfluences. But when the science of
?acteriology has isolated the disease prfn ip-le
and medicine has provided its cure
he terrors of these afflictions will have
>een very greatly reduced. Meanwhile it
s inevitable that there should bo a constantly
rising standard of individual and
community hygiene and that the ignoance
of persons and of groups regarding
he need of cleanliness and care will beome
less and less, working constantly
oward the ideal condition of a perfectly
lealthful state of society, not perhaps to
>e attained, but nevertheless approached.
Autumn at Hand.
With snow in the west Washington
nay as well settle down to the undertanding
that the summer is over. It
nay have thought so a few weeks ago.
>ut hot weather came in the early pait
>f this month and caused it to change
ts mind, a large part of the community
ieing for some days firmly convinced
hat the seasons had altered and the ealndars
were wrong. Then came the
quinoctial storm that officially has no
xistence, most inopportunely arriving to
mt a dampener upon the spirits of sevral
thousand guests here for convenion
business. Now the fall is at hand,
rlth a chill in the air that makes an
vercoat comfortable wearing. Soon the
eaves will turn and then Washington
rill gain a new glory, its parks wonderul
pictures of autumn tonps, its treeined
streets straight stretches of tints
hat delight the eye. Each season has its
pecial attractions, and Washington posesses
perhaps in greater degree than
ther cities the opportunities for enjoyng
each in turn. The reports of frost
ind snow in the west, with early promse
of local advent, cause no apprehenion
here, but, on the contrary, arc welcome.
Suffragettes, though mildly Interested,
e'usc to become militant in Col. Kooseelt's
behalf; thereby depriving the alert
lunster of any opportunity to refer to a
ossibility of developing Tliird Termalants.
A number of a-ble democrats who are
iot saying anything about it just now
re probably in favor of a single term
or the next President, whoever he may
Some of the trusts have a hard time
igliting the temptation to put the cost of
ontinuous lit galion in along with the
est of the price to the consumer.
Some Havre de Grace citizens insist
hat a race track is a good thing for a
ommunity. Reno presents the same ur;ument
for its divorce Industry.
As an affable correspondent Mr. Archtold
could not be surpassed, but people
tre beginning to have their doubts about
tim as a gum-shoe diplomat.
The prudent man carries an umbrella,
egardless of whether he believes there
s. strictly speaking, such a thing as an
equinoctial storm.
John D. Archbold is kept entirely toe
>usy with oth.er matters to join Mr
Ftockefeiler very frequently in bicycle
Gov. Wilson sometimes manages tc
.how that a man can turn an epigram
vithoul using slang or losing his tem>er.
A millionaire baby used to attract atention,
but it takes a billionaire baby tc
ittract much attention now.
As a man of some science himself
'harles Murphy must admire the wa>
jov. Wilson sidesteps a rush.
Tom Law son manages to have his shar<
>f the fun and excitement without be n?
i <andidate for an> thing.
The pictures.pie discussion of the wrath's
now turns from "Old Sol" and leans
m "Jupiter Pluvlus."
W. J. Bryan will not submit quietly u
he appropriation of his ideas by anybod>
sxeept Gov. Wilson.
A Champion of the Law.
; "I am fighting for a principle," said th<
, candidate.
i "What prs ciple?" rejoined the sardoni*
> querist.
And the candidate whispered in a burs'
5 of confidence:
' The principle of self-preservation."
"Does Charley come home early everj
night?" asked the relative who supervises
5 households.
' "Oh. dear, no." replied young Mrs
Torkins. "lie's far too considerate foi
' that. Poor fellow stays away by th<
' hour for fear he'll make a noise arounc
1 the house and keep the baby awake."
Foot Ball.
Shall we, by reckless courage thrilled.
Forsake the phrase of yore.
And ask the question, "Who got killed?'
Instead of, "What's the score?'*
The Pride of Price.
"Mow annoying!" exclaimed Mrs. Cum
' rox, as she glanced around the theatei
"What's the trouble?" inquired her bus
"There are no ticket speculators, ll
will be understood that we paid no mon
for our seats than ordinary people!"
Took No Chances.
"Didn't you give that horsethief ?
chance to say anything before you lynch
I ed him?"
"No," replied Broncho Bob. "He's ?
pretty glib talker and we thought it besl
not to take any chances. There's nt
tellin' what a silver-tongued orator maj
get away with these days."
| Did novelists used to keep appealing ti
the gentle reader" in pretty mueli th<
same hopeful but anxious spirit in whicl
. statesmen mention the "wisdom of th<
plain people."
We had another speaker down to Pohicl
i on the Crick.
We all put on. our Sunday clothes an' hac
'em neat an' slick.
We waited for his eloquence to thrill U!
through an' through
Deliverin' instructions on what nationi
1 ought to do.
But he never stood before us on thai
platform strong ar?l high!
i Before he struck the steps the Miggim
baby caught his eye.
lie gra"bl>ed it from its mother an' 1m
held it up to view
i An' shook ids linger at it while he liol
; lercd 'Coochy-coo!"
You should have heard the chcerin'! W<
set up a mighty shout!
You should have seen the way fond par
ents trotted babies out.
An' he never turned an eyelash. To tin
finish he was game,
lie took the little fellers an" he treated
all the same.
We'll vote for him for certain. Everj
mother in the town
AV111 see that every father gets wie proper
ballot down:
Though I must confess, In private, 1
, don't understand-do you??
Why we'd send a man to office jes' for
sayln' Coochy-coo!"
The War Governors.
From the Philadelphia Ledger.
j At the semi-centennial of the war gov|
emors' conference in Altoona President
Taft, who has known what it is to bf
maligned and misunderstood, dwelt upon
the encouragement given Abraham Lincoin
in a crucial hour by that remarkable
meeting of September. Ifitfc!. inspired
by Andrew f?. C'urtin. Pennsylvania's
great war governor. The meeting was
held just after the emancipation proclamation
was issued, Lincoln, in any
event. would have persisted inflexibly,
to the bitter end, in the course
that he had chosen. But when these
governors unreservedly fndorsed his
attitude, and in token of their approval
offered to raise 100,000 additional
troops, he had the realization?as President
Taft has said?of the fact that he
did not stand in courageous isolation
there was behind him the aroused determination
of the people of the north tc
help him save the Union. Critics and
Job's comforters Lincoln had in plenty
t These governors pledged their active ef
fort?they came forward with a practica
measure of assistance. It is fitting thai
their deed should be commemorated ami
extolled by the living generation that ha;
entered upon the rich inheritance of tlieli
toil, their sacrifice and their steadfast
<?? 1 ?'
The Slaughter of the Innocents.
From the New York World
The statistics of infant mortality submitted
to tiie hygienic congress have a
truly appalling aspect. Though 55,0Ut>,00t
; babies are born into the world annually,
13.V00.CCO of them die before they are a
year old. a number three times as great
as the population of New York city, and
all of them the victims of congenital disI
ease, neglect or parental ignorance and
i sin. What figures of decimation by
plague, pestilence or famine, by wai
earthquake or Hood, have anything likt
the ImpressivenesB of this slaughter ol
the Innocents? This is the real race suicide.
Of what use is It to bring more
children into being only to let them perish?
Tlio darker lines of the picture arc
considerably toned down in the figures oi
, Infant mortality in New York city, which
, promise to be lower for the year If Hi
than ever before. Yet in five years 80.8SKI
' children less than a year old have died in
tiiis community, where the amplest charitable
and free medical facilities are provided
for all.
n e T>
sign oi rrogress.
From the Ruaton Transcript.
The story that conies from the colleges
of New England, now that the>
have once more opened their doors, if
! the usual one of Increasing prosperity
; It is much too early, of course, to obtain
definite registration figures, but 11
may be said that, with two notable exceptions,
all of our institutions of highei
learning have made gains in enrollment
Too True!
From the Chicago Record-HeraId.
> It is true. Living costs more than il
used to. The federal bureau of labor has
issued a report confirming the rumor,
: We had hoped the story might at last
have turned out to have been unfounded
False Pretense.
. From the Pittsburgh Gaiette-Tlines.
I n C/MttL T l'j L'nt a rirocreoaei i'a
J li ouu III I^anvbo. pi weirsaix c Cltt'lUrl
will run on the republican ticket. A little
thing like false pretense never feazes tht
bull moose.
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More Trouble.
From the Philadelphia Telegraph.
Persons who are wishing the campaign
r were over will not be cheered by the reflection
that Congress meets early in December.
Vote for Boosevelt!
From the Chicago Tribune.
Antlers, t'olo.. and Moosehead. Ale.,
ought to lead all the rest.
? ?i i . . . m
Strange Things Happening.
From the Chicago ISeconl-lterabl.
' This Is truly a remarkable year. Some
people think It has put Pennsylvania in
the doubtful column.
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New Autumn.
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Now Receiving rorrr
Revealing tor the first time the seasor
America. French Pattern Hats personally
direct importations from London, and d?s?
tribute to a display that is unrivaled in bea
Children's New Milli
Picturesque Paris models. Hats of vol
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produced 'so that serviceable worth, excellence of
garment?possessions that benefit the customer.
Many fine fabrics and new patterns are embra
$5.00 to 5
Reefers Are Needed for Wear Now.
Reefers are practically an immediate neces
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to permit the most satisfactory choice. Blue
serges, fancy checked and mixed patterns: al
qualities are the best at their prices. Some hav<
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$3.95 to $8.5<0> each.
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Misses' Mackinaw and Johnnie Coats, of mixtures,
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$119.50 each.
New Mackinaw Coats, in misses* sizes only:
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$110.00 each.
Misses' White Polo Cloth Coats, strictly tailored,
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$22.50 each.
Misses' White Chinchilla Coats, smart and
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special price. ^.4^ wui. Podv measure!
Woman's ^6-inch Black Union Taffeta drawers have rei
Silk Umbrellas, tape edged. Handles arc one will dcilY til
0 inches deep of Repousse sterling silver.
Special price, $4-95 each. Kxceptional valt
Main Floor. G street. Main Floor. V street.
Women's Silk Petticoats and
Attractive New House Garments.
mS the fall season grows, demands for these
garments are becoming more and more
frequent, and the merit of all of them
certifies to the wisdom women are dis
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claying in coming to us to meet these wants, nacn
season makers find many new ways of expressing
iaintiness and charm in garments of this character,
and they were never more pleasing than
low. This desirability is increased to a great exent
by the very notable values.
Silk Petticoats of good qual- Japanese Silk Short Kity
taffeta, messaline and silk monos, beautiful plain shades,
ersey top, In black, white, hand embroidered in floral
ink and light blue and the patterns,
ashionable street shades, in j
leveral new styles showing eacn.
?r aCCOrdi?n"P,alted Japanese Quilted Silk Robes,
(ounces. , In pretty plain colors.
S5.00 and $7.50 each. $IOOQ eac|,
Silk Petticoats of taffeta ahd
nossallne, in white, black and Kiderdown and Rlanket
olors, with accordion-plaited Robes, in plain and mixed
(ounce. colorings and designs, includes
#?nr1i ,n* thp Piaid effects just
Cdl- ' out this season: made in sevJapanese
Quilted Jackets, in eral comfortable models, with
dark, navy, lavender, red, high or low neck and long or
>Jnk and light blue. short sleeves, trimmed with
$5.00 each. satln or fanc>" silk band?Third
flwr, klereuUi ?t. I $^*75 ^ ?7*5? Cadi.
& Hotlbtop
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ispection of the
ter Millinery Modes
ial Presentation in the
ry_ Salon.
i s authentic styles of Paris. London and
selected front the leading ateliers of Paris:
:i nctive creations of our own artists county,
richness and authoritativencss. !
nery bpecmlly bhown0
vet. plush, Irish lacc, white moire and chitdainty
bonnet shapes. Simple Tailored llats,
eet. dress and everyday wear in great prod
ual to youth, original beyond expectations
II ent. Second floor, Tenth ft.
Are Designed &nd_
ziaiiy for Them.
ttention to the manner in which their Boys' Suits
on a basis that does not consider these very hurt
ed, however. We don't omit them in having the
:13'. or any other feature of our suits. Our suits are
style and economy of price are possessions of every
ced in our complete fall-winter assortment now on
>15.00 each.
flats and Caps in Ail New Styles.
Ilats and Caps were never so numerous in
1 style: the differences are not merely to gratify t'.i*
' maker's desires for variety, but are well thought1
out models that are becoming, smart and comprise
* the points of style boys will admire.
Caps 50c to $11 .00
Mats $11.00 to $6.00
- /
jesses and Suits
nd Girls9 Wear.
11 ess contained in the displays of these fall garrls
and misses arc afforded a multitude of advangreatest
amount of satisfaction comes to those
kcrs strive especially to have their first garments as
ction in wearing the new styles first. Prices are atlines.
Girls' Chinchilla Coats, in navy blue and oxford.
finished with brass buttons; sizes 6 to 16.
$8.75 each.
Girls' Gray and Navy Blue Chinchilla Coat?!,
lined throughout; also a large line of coats of
mixed fabrics; sizes 8 to 16.
$110.00 each.
Girls' Chinchilla Coats, in navy, gray and
brown ; also a complete line of fancy mixed cloths
in good patterns: sizes 8 to 16.
$115.00 each.
Girls' "Scout" Dresses, of brown, navy and
black serge, low neck with sailor collar, plaid or
plain tie: plaited tront and panel back with plaits;
patch pockets.
$110.75 each.
Misses* and Girls' Serge, Regulation and Norfolk
Dresses, in brown, navy, black and wine. Ten
different styles, imparting all the newest and best
ideas, in high and low neck models with regulation
long or set-in sleeves.
$10.00 each,
red Suits in a Large Display.
sent showing?the strongest and most worthy we
cpressive of good taste and refinement, and they
-plain serges, diagonal serges, cheviots, broadcloths
:ts that will be wanted. These garments lack nothyear.
Misses', juniors' and small women's sizes?the
>r their wear, but these will answer their require$37.50
lM=Weight Of Interest to the Man
r; A Quality
Higher Price. wou mays <moia
iggan Underwear,
>se fitness for fall Are some newly imported Scotch
exact, as so many Q0lf Hose we liave iust received,
mented upon its .
the first change, designed and made especially for
drawers arc cut wear on the links. The weight
irding to actual
nents. and the c?Iors and style exactly proper
inforccd scat. No , for golfing?distinctively individat
this underwear; na]
ic at 50c garment. $11.50 pair atld up.
1 Main Floor, F street.
Proper Sh' :-s for the Young,
HE difficult problem of securing proper
/ \ shoes for c..ildren is met scientifically in
y?I^ our shoe section devoted to the correct
fitting of the young folk, from the first
shoes for baby to those worn by misses, growing
girls and boys and youths. Shoes to meet all their
Emphasis is placed upon this fact?our shoes
are not made over stock lasts, but constructed on
special lasts assuring foot comfort and enduring
service. We know that the shoe worn by the
average boy and girl of today must have the right
sort of material in it to furnish sufficient resistance
to the hard, rough usage that it gets in ac
tual service. W e put only the best m our shoes,
and the increasing sales year after year attest its
recognition by our customers.
Baby's First Shoes, pair 50c to $2.00
Children's Shoes, pair SI.75 to $2.5$
Misses' Shoes, pair $2.00 to $4.00
Growing Girls* Shoes, pair $3.00 to $5.00
Boys' and Youths' Shoes, pair.$2.50 to $3.*J
Thin) floor. Tooth *t.
& Lothrop.

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