National?Miss Hlllie Burke in "The
Laud of Promise," 8:15 p.m.
Rehisco?"The Blue Bird," S.20 p.m.
Columbia-?Mr. George Fawcett in
"The 1'rodigal Judge." 8:15 p in.
Keith s?High-class vaudeville, &:lj
Poll's?The Poli Players in "St. Klino,"
fc. 1 i> p.m.
Academy?"Llttlo Lost Sister,'* 8:15
Gayety?"The Happy Widows," 8:15
Cosmos?Vaudeville and pictures; con
tinuous show, 1 to 10:40 p.m.
Casino? Vaudevile and pictures: con
tinuous show, 1:15 to a, C.uO to 10:30
Tfcc >m Klehiuoiid lintel
at 17th and II sts. n.w. is now open for
the ?a.Hon. Mr. J. V. .Ionian, proprietor
of the New ClilT Hotel of Newport, K. I.,
has entered into the management of this
famous hostelry. His reputation as host
not only at Newport, hut at ti e famous
Delmonico's of N. S .. answers well for the
comfort and entertainment of guests. Since
elotitis-' the hotel last summer it has been
refurnished and red* eorated throughout,
atid now presents the appearance of a new
structure, and is h mat<-iia! addition to
"Washington's hotel accommodations .
l*rt>Mi?lential < 'hneolate*.IJOe I.I*. I'oMpald
anywhere hi 1". S. f^gram's, 1." A: Pa. ave.
Intallilo' ?nd Mfk llomu Stt|?|?lir?.
M' Ke? Surg. Instrument Co., l'??t F st.
llaiidMome l.nipp*. <in* or Oil.
.a,-L'e stock, tie<? equipment. low prices,
l^ni iA. Muddiman .K: ?'?>. 12th.
Gazing Giobe*. J. If. Corning, ? l,"th.
MiimiuIc \uditori.ini I'ieture Mi(?w Will
1" - resumed this Stmda> evening:, with;
T- atur, photoplay Tl 11. t ;??T,L >M\ PATH-|
In ? Hurry for \\ inilott > hailes, Cur- .
tain Pole;. and B-ass liotis. just phone I
HARBIN'S, ;;il? Pa a\<. * ?
HUbipi,' IVrrlrtw linker.* I'raiilurtM.
In these day of lirel-ss cookers. Ther
mos bottles, elt- iricitj and other helps (
for t: ?? houst keeper the baking is natural-j
ly looked out for best at a bakery like I
Holm; s". 1'in n<- or postal for Pies, H?e I
and 2??c ?a?li: Cakes at ' and "?"?c 11,
and ft>r the famous HOI.AIKS' KOME
MAI?K 31 ILK BKEAD at and KV luUf.
Ph. M. 4537. :ll)LMi:S' BAKERY, 1?'7 1".
Hralios' I'laut* Overhauled.
A. Eberly's Sons. Inc., 718 7Ui *t. n.w.
Phone 1 our XVout Ad to The Star.
T TENNYSON 7
lie wrote his "Idyls of the j
King," wrote tlranm brave, ma-1
je>tic dirge; lie tried to >oar cn
mighty wing, and make a large,
eternal splurge. When he's been
dead a hundred years, his lofty j
flights will seem in vain, while!
people quote "Tears, Idle Tears,"
and others of that simple strain.
Softly they'll quote the tender
hyinn he made when bound for
shores afar: his world-tired eves
serene but dim. he >ang. "\\ hen
I Have Crossed the liar." A few
brief years have flown, zadzooks,:
since Alfred went to join the just
and even now his heavy books'
neglected are and strew ns with J
dust. Who reads his Idyls ol the!
Kincr. of armored knights and la-!
dies' bowers? We read the songs'
he used to sing to rest himself, in
idle hours. We've had so much of
"noble flight" since Homer made
his bughouse scroll, we cry, "God
bless the bard who writes the;
simple lays that soothe the soul.'*
And Tennyson we bless again?
n<>t for hi^ lilted, labored themes,
but for hi?, trifles from his pen?
the wearv poet's twilight dreams!
WALT MASOX. j
Seek Home for Retail Clerks.
For the purpose of developing interest
in the establishment in Washington of a j
home for superannuated retail clerks, a I
mass meeting is planned to be held in !
ore of the large halls of the city, prob- i
ably directly after the Christmas holi- [
days. At the present time a determined i
efTort is being made to launch the earn- I
paigt! among the clerks, and among those
who are active In th** cause vre Milton
Lelnston Harry 1\ Bar hard, Sol Bres- j
lauer, J. Moser, John T. Tyler and Sam- I
Dr. Eckhardt Goes to Petersburg.
' Dr. John Carol Kckhardt of 114o INth
street northwest Has left the city to be
come associated with Central State Hos
pital, at Petersburg. Vu. Dr. Eckhardt
Is a graduate of George Washington Uni
versity Hospital and a graduate of Busi
ness High School. class of lPt>7. He
won the Lfr. Acker prize for pediatics or
children's diseases at his graduation froir
George Washington University.
Hold a Christmas Bazaar.
a Christmas bazaar and roast beef
dinner was given yesterday by the
Ladies' Guild of Trinity P. K. Church,
Takoxna Park, D. C., in Takoma Parish
Hall. The bazaar opened at noon and
continued throughout the evening. The
dinner was from 5 to 8 o'clock. Dolls,
fancy articles, embroidery, etc., were
sold. At 9 o'clock the remaining things
unsold were put up at auction, the
auctioneer being William H. Henshaw.
The interior of the hall was decorated
In pink and white. The affair was
largely attended and quite a neat sum
w as realized.
Thrown From Bicycle and Hurt.
Kichard Jacobs, a colored resident of
Kenilworth, was accidentally thrown
from his bicycle near 15th and G streets
northwest last night and his face was
injured. He went to Emergency Hos
To Meet With Accounting Officers.
Frank Plica, District engineer of the
interstate commerce commission, has gone
to New York, where he will attend the
meetings the coming week of the Associa
tion of American Railway Accounting Of
Young Girl Hurt by Bicycle.
Catherine Wilhoite, twelve years old,
residing at 1MW Virginia avenue south
west. was knocked down by a bicycle ast
night while crossing near 22d and G
streets northwest and slightly hurt. She
was assisted to her aunt's apartment in
the Virginia, near where the accident
Song Recital for the Blind.
Announcement is made that a song
recital will be gi\eti at the headquar
ters of the National Library for the
Blind, at 17"9 H street northwest, Wed
nesday evening. December lu. at #
o'clock. This is the lirst anniversary
of the opening of the headquarters.
Saturday, I?eceinbt-r 13. at 2:3t? o'cloek
hi the afternoon, Mrs. Lucy Speile wiL
read a paper on music.
House Committee Plans to
j Give Serious Consideration
Retirement of superannuated civil serv
ice employes on pensions is to be serious
ly considered by the House committee on
reform of the civil service immediately
after the Christmas recess of Congress,
according to Dr. Llewellyn Jordan, secre
tary of the United States Civil Service
Retirement Association. Dr. Jordan an
nounced at a meeting of his organization
at the Public Library last night that Rep
resentative Godwin of North Carolina,
chairman of the committee, had author
ized him to make the statement.
Addresses were made at the meeting by
Senator Sterling of South Dakota, Rep
resentative Austin of Tennessee. W. E.
Andrews, auditor for the Treasury; Os
car F. Nelson, state factory inspector of
Illinois, and Dr. Jordan. The meeting'was
the first of a series to be held during the
coming winter under the auspices of the
?ame association to stir up interest in the
Sterling to Take Up Cause.
Senator Sterling, who is a member of
the Senate committee on civil service and
retrenchment, promised that he will take*
the initiative in attempting to get the
committee to take up the question as
soon as possible. He said that there are
still opponents or" the civil service idea
and that the system will have to be de
fended from many assaults.
The necessity of all civil service em
ployes ? ombining on one plan of retire
ment was urged by all the speakers, who
said that the cause had been greatly
weakened by friction among the clerks
themselves. Senator Sterling said that
there is less objection in Congress to the
contributory plan of pensions than to the
"straight"* plan, and that therefore it
would be easier to get the former plan
enacted into law.
Clerks Must Wake Up.
Representative Austin, who was for
merly a I'ost Office Department employe,
declared that the clerks themselves must
"wake up," and that means must be
taken to get the interest and support of
the people out In the states. He said
that. although salaries in the government,
service have been increased but little In
th< last half century, the cost of living
has gone up rapidly.
Mr. Andrews said that Congress should
lirst grant an advance of salaries to
government employes and should then
give a pension plan. He declared that
there ar- few superannuated employes
in the government service, and that the
pension budget therefore would not be
Our One-Colliery Coal* Will Solve
that trouble with your heater. J. Maury
Dove Company.?Advertisement. .
DEAN WORCESTER TALKS
ON LIFE IN PHILIPPINES
Expresses the Opinion That Grant
ing of Independence Should Be
Delayed for Years.
Dean C. "Worcester, who has retired as
the secretary of the interior of the Phil
ippine government, and who, according
to a statement recently made by Former
President Taft, knows more about the
Philippines than any other man, deliver
ed an address yesterday afternoon before
the National Geographic Society at the
New Masonic Temple, in which he told of
life In the eastern islands.
Opposes Independence of Islands.
Mr. Worcester avoided a discussion of
the political side t?f the Philippine ques
tion. although he oppcysed the granting of
independence to the Filipinos now, believ
ing it should be postponed for many
years. The occupation of the Philippines
he said, by the United States, is the
greatest experiment in the history of the
world. He described the efforts the
United States is making to educate the
people of the islands, and told of the wide
difference in the characteristics between
the educated Filipino and the savages.
Gambling Is Besetting Sin.
Mr. Worcester said that gambling Is
the besetting sin of the isianders, cock
fighting being the principal pastime, al
though lie declared the American game
of base ball i? being learned and widely
played. Mr. Worcester repeated his lec
ture at night.
CHILD MABRIAGE IN INDIA.
Custom Discussed by Mrs. A. W.
Budisill at Missionary Meeting.
The custom of child marriage in India
was explained and criticised by Mrs. A.
W. Budisill. for many years a mission
arv in India, at a meeting of the
Woman's Interdenominational Missionary
I'nion at the Church of the Epiphanv yes
V,iy", ?Vlrsi- Budisi11 ?aid that often a
ci of live 01 six years is married to a
"J1. ur*-' or fifty years of age.
England lias not done much because
It uoesn t want to interfere with the re
unions of India," she continued. "While
the conditions are a great deal better now
X\f-rte year's a*?. they are still
hori lble. \V hatever good lias been
accomplished has been, not through civ
ilization. but through Christianization."
x, 'U%SpV?krrs during lhe meeting were
Mrs. \\. K craits and Mrs. S. D. La
CITES EDUCATION'S VALUE.
Dr. A. D. Yocum Addresses Federal
"Some Current Tendencies in Educa
tion was the subject of an address by
L>r. A. L?. 1 ocum of the University of
enn-ylvania at a dinner given by the
Federal Schoolmen's Club at the Con
tinental Hotel last'evening.
frol'n thrU? 0t , t,ucatio? may be judged
namelv dlr# 1>C * 8aid speaker,
namelj. dirtet preparation for life, as
a general discipline for the individual
and in keeping an open door to spe
cialization. William Lincoln Brown
chief clerk of the copyright division of
th.- Library of Congress, was elected
to membership. uu
New School Site Is Urged.
That the site at iMth and 26th and
Lawrence and Monroe streets be chosen
for the location of the ? .
be erected in that part of the District
was urged by the Langdon-WoodHdge
Citizens Association a.t a. ineetintr lipid
ast night at the Mount Sherwood Pres
byterian Church. This body is com
posed of former members of the Rhode
Island Avenue Suburban Citizens" As
sociation, who seceded because of i'ric
tion over the choice of a site M \V~
Tfce IIoum> in Order.
A mine of suggestions in the classified
business announcements of The Star
helpful to every one interested in the
"house beautiful.' For instance. it
would add to the house to partition off
the basement or the attic and make an
extra room, or maybe a new heating or
cooking apparatus would be an improve
ment worth considering. The buslnes
announcement columns of The Star list
convenient y the propositions of the bes
quipped men to the various businesses
Star* **** 3' "art 2 S?s
?PLAN 10 URGE NED
Of NEW HIGH SCHOOL
Meeting of East Washington
Citizens Called for Next
The necessity for a new Eastern High
School building will be the topic of dis
cussion at a meeting of citizens of North
east Washington, which has been called
for Monday evening in the assembly hall
of Eastern High School. This mating
will take the place of the monthly session
of the Home and School Association.
Through letters sent to the parents of
children in the four upper grades of all
the grade schools in the eastern part of
the city it is hoped to obtain .1 large at
tendance of parents whose children will
soon be entering high school. Invitations
have also been sent to the various citi
zens' associations in that vicinity.
Present Building Inadequate.
"The present building has long been
inadequate to the demands of this part
of the city," declares a letter which has
been sent out by the Home and School
Association of Eastern. "Tt accommo
dates decently and properly -t<*> pupils.
The attendance at present is more than
450. There arc at>out 1.100 high school
pupils in East Washington. About thiee
flfth.s of them must attend the up-town
"In tiie northwest there is now high
school property to the value of about
O h>,o?k? (exclusive of the new Central ;
High School). In East Washington, with
one-fourth of the high sehool population,
there is high school proper?v to the \alue
of about $100,000."
Speakers oil Program.
Among the speakers at the meeting will
be Henry I*. Blair. president of the board
of education: fiennett C. Clark, parlia
mentary clerk of the House of Repre
sentatives; Representative Addison T.
Smith and r>. A. Edwards, president of
the federation of Citizens' Associations.
Dr. William M. Davidson, superintendent
of public schools, will preside.
Baltimore autl Return.
Baltimore and Ohio, ,
Every Saturday and Sunday. Good to re- j
turn until 9 a.m. train Monday. Qu ck
service and all trains both ways. Ad
CLASS DANCING AND SONGS.
Pupils of Miss Hayes Entertain at
Odd Fellows' Hall.
Songs and dancing comprised the pro- i
gram at the fall exhibition of the pupils J
of Mis.s Ida M. Hayes last evening at
Odd Fellows' Hall. A dance followed
the exhibition. Medals were presented
to Margaret Guertin and Eugenia
Others who assisted in the program
were R. Kundahl* E. Bielaski, I*rank,
E. Richards. G. Merrilat, M. G. Howies,
K. Magi 11 and K. Euce. Marie Hayes.
Yvonne Stevens. Dorothy Hayes, Alice
Minnick, Katherine Euce, Gra.-ie ?er
rilat, Audrey Fiack, Dorothy Grandad,
Katherine Considine, F reda MarKs,
Marie Hayes, Helen Jarboe, Eugenia
Richards and Ell wood Jarboe.
Story of Trouble Between II. S. and
Colombia in Haskin's Book.
The recent. demand of the republic of
Colombia that the United States re
store to that country the territory now
embraced in the republic of Panama
recalls the bitter controversies engen
dered by the Panaman revolution of a
For a proper understanding of the j
merits of this controversy with Co
lombia one should read "The Panama
Canal " by Frederic J. Haskin. in which
both sides of this quarrel are put for
ward impartially and without bias.
Save the coupon appearing in this is
sue, as it. with live others like it, will
entitle you to a copy of the book at
DAUGHTERS GET ESTATE.
Will of Timothy Cavanaugh Is Filed i
By the terms of the will of Timothy
Cavanaugh, dated September 13. 1912,
his books, paintings and household ef
fects are to be divided equally between
his daughters, Catherine A. and Helen
M. Cavanaugh. To the daughter Cath
erine is devised premises &S 1 street I
northwest and the corner of New Jersey ,
avon e and G street northwest. Helen ]
M. Cavanaugh is to have premises 1<M, j
KM and 108 G street northwest and 184o
Lament street. The remaining estate |
is to be divided between them.
The will of Catherine Toepfer, dated
May 1". 1909, and modified by a codicil
of July 27, l??i2, has been filed for pro
bate. Her estate is to be distributed
among her daughters, Pauline Vonelff,
Marie Phoebus and Anna Scott and cer
tain grandchildren. The daughters Pau- (
line and Marie are named as executrices.
YACHT CLUB ELECTS OFFICERS.
Harrington Barker Made Commodore
of Corinthian Organization.
At the December meeting of the j
Corinthian Yacht Club, south end of!
the Highway bridge, Va., held Thurs
day evening, the following olHeers were
elected for the ensuing year: Commo
dore, Harrington Barker; vice commo
dore, William E. Stockett; rear com
modore, F. E. Symanoskie; fleet cap
tain, A. B. Bennett, jr.; secretary
treasurer, William R. Adams; assistant
secretary-treasurer, C. W. Bartlett;
measurer, J. D. Hill; trustees, William
J. Bacon, jr.. and C. E. Ingling.
At the close of the meeting the re
tiring commodore. C. E. Ingling, was
presented by the members with a hand
some diamond-studded watch fob in
appreciation of his three years' service.
The annual reports of the otlicers
showed the club to be in a healthy and
growing condition. Much enthusiasm
was created in the discussion of im- j
portant improvements which are con
templated in the club basin and water
front, and the committee appointed
was unanimously authorized to take
steps looking toward the immediate
beginning of the work.
EXAMINING POTOMAC WATER.
Public Health Service Surgeons
Have Begun Collecting Samples.
To replenish her bunkers with hard coal
the Un'ted States public health service!
launch Bratton came into port yester- j
day, and as soon as coaling-up was com
pleted left again for the lower river to
resume work on the sanitary survey, j
While the Bratton has been in the lower
river but two or three days, it is under
stood the public health service surgeons
aboard her have started the work of
taking samples of Potomac water for
It is understood that the little craft
will return to this city every four or
five days to obtain coal, there being no
point down river at which she can re
plenish her bunker supply. The Bratton
j nas her headquarters at Colonial BcaeU
| for the present.
URGED BY LANCASTER
Cites District's Need of Insti
tution Before Northwest
The need of a hospital for inebriates
was strongly pointed out by Charles C.
Lancaster, president of the Citizens'
Northwest Suburban Association, at a
meeting of that organization in the Ma
sonic Hall of Tenleytown '.ast evening.
Mr. Lancaster said he hoped the recom
mendation made for such a hospital by
tin* Commissioners would be adopted by
'"Addiction to alcoholics is a disease,
not. :t erime," declared Mr. Lancaster.
"These nv>n have to be taken care of,
however." It was pointed out that send
? ng jinebrfates to Occoquan for a month
or two was not sufficient to euro them
and'that within a short time after leav
ing .they were as bad in this respect
as ever. At the hospital, it was said,
a man could be kept until he was entirely
cured and had so strengthened himself
as to be able to resist the temptations
Mi. Lancaster named the various rec
omniendatiohs made by the Commission
ers which affected the suburbs in that
part of the city. These recommenda
tions, he said, showed the value of or
ganization and co-operation among men.
sueli as existed in the citizens' associa
It rtas decided to start a campaign for
new members. To carry out this prop
ositi >n it was decided to have men in
various sections talk to their neighbors.
The committee appointed to direct this
work comprised: A. P. Set er, P. F. Kobey,
Dr. C. B. Boyle. R. H. Kiee. F. J. Heider, |
P. D. YowHI, Dr. J. W. Chappie, C. W.
Hurley. P. W. Bangerter, Howard S. Gott.
A. J. Yowell, J. J. Kramer and Edward
Several resolutions were adopted. One
; asked that a letter box be placed in As
! bury Park. It was stated that at present
; the residents have to walk half a mile
to find a depository for mail. Another
authorized the president to have a bill
introduced in Congress asking for the ex
tension of Albemarle road from Grant
road to Wisconsin avenue.
Rev. Charles T. Warner, Fred P. Robey
and X. Edward Chappie were named as
a committee to see what could be done
to have a small building erected on a
site which has been donated, the building
! to house a branch library.
A resolution was also adopted favoring
the passage by Congress of bills provid
ing for the wider use of school houses,
tlto creation of a board of recreation
in the District, and for the establish
ment of swimming pools in different sec
tions of the city.
A letter was read from' the residents
of Asbury Park thanking tho association
for the work it had done in securing them
a number of improvements.
Rev. C. T. Warner, Rev. James II. Gar
ner and E. G. Lorciize were elected to
Money to loan at 5 and 6% on real estate,
Frank T. Rawlings Co.. 1425 N. Y. ave.?
DREDGING OF CHANNEL
SUSPENDED FOR WINTER
Contractors Unwilling to Take
Chance of Being Caught
by a Freeze.
Taking advantage of the provision in
the contract for the deepening of George
town channel that work may be discon
timied during the winter months, the con
tractors have withdrawn the dredge Dan
iel f: om the banking operations in the
vicinity of Alexander Island, in front of
! the Arlington estate. Since the dredge
started work tiiere three weeks ago about
half the entire length of the wall to be
built at this point has been completed,
and it will take but a short time in the
? spring to finish it, so that tho dredging
of the channel, frotn the Highway bridge
to Georgetown, may be started.
While the weather has been open so far,
the contractors, it is stated, were unwili
ing to take any chances on a freeze com
ing and catching the Daniel in the shoal
water in which she was working. The
dredge is to be sent to Newport News to
work there during the winter, as iee sel
dom interferes with work In that vicinity.
When work on the Georgetown channel
is resumed in the spring it will be pushed
with big dredges to completion. As the
estimates call for the removal of 450 000
cubic yards of material, and more may
have to be dug. dredging operations in
the channel will extend over several
HOME FOR CLERGYMAN.
Gift of Church Trustees to Dr.
Simon P. W. Drew.
Rev. Dr. Simon P. W. Drew, pastor of
the Cosmopolitan Baptist Church, N
street between * -n and 10th streets
northwest, was last night presented with
a house at 1317 Corcoran street nortli
i west by the trustees of his church. The
j presentation was made in appreciation
! of the work done by Dr. Drew in this
A number of local and out-of-town
clergymen were in attendance, including
Dr. Abraham Simon, Dr. W. B. Carroll,
Dr. A. Sayles, Dr. J. A. Brown, Dr. Shel
don Miller, Rev. Thomas Taylor, Dr.
James H. Lee, Dr. A. C. Garner, Dr. A.
J. Taylor, Dr. W. N. Jernagin, Dr. W. A.
Taylor. Dr. M. W. Clair. Dr. Randolph
V. Peyton, Dr. A. Willbanks and Dr.
E. C. ^orris.
Fine Antique Jewelry
And Old Silver a Specialty.
Genuine ul?l Kings. Pins. Brooches. Necklaces,
Pendants, Lockets, Mracelets, Ivong Gold Chains,
Fob Seals, etc. 1
Rare Old Seed Pearl Pieces.
Bargain Trars, 25c, 50c and $1 articles.
C. F. Karr.614 13th St Above F
T wish to announce to the PUBLIC
that I have oriainaU'd a NhW PLAN
of sellinif DIAMONDS. WATCHES and
JEWKLKY at a great reduction ia
I find thr.t by conducting n Jewelry
establishment at uiy present location I
can SAVE YOU from 10 to 25% on every
Sly expense In conducting the business
from an oflice building Is about 1-5 as
much us that of any other jewelery
store in the city, therefore I can give
you MUCH LOWE It prices and nmke a
legitimate profit at the some tipje.
I have on hand at present a stock of
over $25,000 worth of jewelry of the
very finest quality and latest patterns
in all lines.
Be sure to call and look over my stock
and ?;ET MY PUICES before going
Charles E. Tribby, Jr.
Metropolitan Bank Bldg.,
613 15th st. n.w.. Room 309,
third floor. Take elevator.
Opcu Until ?t O'clock. Saturdays Until 9.
The Fountain Pen Shop Will Cure Your
sick pen. All makes. 1421 Pa. ave.
"Silas This Gmt Story In
Two Reels, by the Edison Players, at
the Virginia Theater today.
A Constantly Growing Army
?of discriminating people drink HEU
RICH'S BEERS- Isn't that convincing;
proof that they're surpassingly good? 2
doz. Maerzen or Senate, $1.75 (Imager.
$1.50). Bottle rebate, 50c. Tel. West 1000.
More Enjoyable Meals Will Follotr
the introduction of Meinberg's "TOP
NOCH'* Bread on your table. Grocers.
Thermometers. Fred A. Schmidt, 719-21 13.
"Slias Marner/' This Great Story In
two reels, by the Edison Players, at the
Virginia Theater today.
Attorney With N. Y. Praetlee Wanted
to prosecute patent infringements con
tingently. Good Cases, Box 50, Evening
Ham*. IHv Lb.; Molasses, 15c Jar;
Oranges, 10c doz.; 12 boxes Matches, 10c;
3 loaves Bread, 10c; Noodles. 4c pkg.; 4
cans Tomatoes. 2oc; White Potatoes, 24c
pk.; Sweet Potatoes, 14c pk.
THE J. T. D. PYLES STORES.
We're Well Prepared to Handle
?special Alillwork business promptly. Ma
chines on premises. Eisinger Bros.,21097th.
Sofos RaklDK Powder.
Superior to any other at any prlca.
25c a pound.
Speelal Reduction Sale
at A. C. Bobys", 510 11th st All garments
reduced. J35, ?JO and $27.50 goods. $23.
2T?o?Try Our Famous Stews?25e
Phila. Oyster and Chop House, 51311th n.w.
"Quality Coal" Ends Your Coal Troubles.
Aguew & Co., 340 Woodward bldg. Main 3068.
Phone Your Want Ad to The Star.
BODY ARRIVES T0M0KR0W.
Col. Charles McClure to Be Buried
at Arlington National Cemetery.
The body of Col. Charles McClure,
U. S. A., aoth Infantry, commandant
of the post at Fort William II. Seward,
Alaska, who .died there November 17,
will arrive at the Union station tomor
row night and will be taken direct to
the receiving vault at the Arlington
national cemetery. Mrs. MeClure, w>dow
of the deceased, and Eieut. Charles W.
McClure, 7th Infantry, a son, will ar
rive here with the body. Lieut. Mc
Clure met the funeral party at Seattle.
The funeral for Col, McClure will bo
held with full military honors at 2
o'clock Monday afternoon from the
receiving vault at Arlir^Lon. His es
cort will be a regiment of cavalry.
| CHRISTMAS SALE AND DANCE.
Event Conducted by United Daugh
ters of Confederacy.
A Christmas sale and dance was given
by Stonewall Jackson Chapter, United
Daughters of the Confederacy, yesterday
afternoon and last night at the Itocham
Mrs. Magnum Thompson is president of
the chapter, and Mrs. William F. Holtz
man was chairman of the committee in
charge. Other members of the commit
tee were Mrs. W. L. Saul. Mrs. Owen. Mrs.
A. C. Salter. Miss Ecliridge, Miss Mans
field, Mrs. Fry, Mrs. C. D. Merwin, Mi*s
Hattie Bouie, Miss Louise Salter Miss
Eukens, Mrs. Bolen, Mrs. Spriggs Velt,
Mrs Eslin and Miss Ida Lewis. Mrs.
J. W. Pitcher was in charge of the
Thief Gets $62.
The police were informed today of a
robbery which was committed at 1422
Rhode Island avenue northwest this
morning about 7 o'clock. An unidentified
colored man entered the house through
the front door, which had been left un
locked. the police were to.d, and stole
$?>2 from the rooms of W. E. Rhea and
E. W. Camp.
HEALTH CANDIES 100% PURE.
Forty-Cent Candies, 1
Made in limited quantities
?with unlimited care.
1203-1205 G St.
Glace Nuts. Xmas Orders.
-We have a modern optical factory right
on the premises and experts in charge who
transform a rough slab of glass into r.n
accurately ground lens that will exactly
meet your requirements.
/VL A. LEESE ?;? L
Ramsay's NewiNatch Shop
You rely on your wcteh if we fix it.
You also can rely on anything selected fro.u
our stock in the jewelry line for Christmas pres
See our Cameos, Bracelet Watches, etc.
RAMSAY'S, 1318 F St. N.W.
Fancy Box Paper
MERE'S a gift that is ideal.
It is useful, artistic and
in good taste. Then, too,
the cost is modest. We
cau satisfy all tastes, nj j
mailer how discriminating.
Tihe E. Morrison Paper Co,
1000 PA. ATR. N.W
1890?Established 4Zi Years?1913
We write the
right ads to
Star Ad Writing Bureau
Robert W. Cox,
F. T. Hurley, star Banding.
C. C. Archibald. KV
REV. FATHER FAY
of Catbo'ic University will lecture
Sunday ai 4 p.m. at
Bhrirte of the Sacred Il^art,
? 14 th aud Park fad.
26 years in Washington.
18 years in piano business.
3 years in new building.
Just three years ago we changed our
business connections of fifteen years and es
tablished the wardrooms we now occupy.
The confidence of our old friends and
the public was so fixed that we were re
warded with a liberal patronage from the
On this Anniversary occasion we not
only desire to express our deep appreciation
of this commercial relationship, but we in
tend to put our gratitude into very practi
are the actual dates of this anniversary,
and, first of all. we invite you to two days of
There Will! Be "Music 3o tihe
Air" AM tlhie Time From
a.m. UNTIL H? p.m.
3 Jt & j* & j* j* j* jt j* j* 3 j*
Recitals on Wonderful
By Charles Edward Howe of Chicago, as
sisted by prominent local artists, both in
strumental and vocal.
JL J* Jt J* ?
will also be in evidence, with special re
cital duets with the Carola.
Now As to tic Homey Value to Yoti
Your purchase between now and the
hfj'^v^ will mean the <;prnrirtgr ?yf real n
bargain in a musical instrument as could
possibly be secured anywhere.
There are too many items to enumerate.
but they range as follows:
Square Pianos, $5.00 up.
Upright Pianos (used), $95.00 up.
Upright Pianos (new), $225.00 up.
Violins, mandolins, guitars, banjos,
music rolls, and sheet music at holiday dis
Full line of Victrolas and records at regular
prices and terms.
Our used offerings include such makes as:
And Our New Pianos Are:
MASON & HAMLIN
PERCY S, FOSTER
And the Organs Are:
Mason and Hamlin. Chicago Cottage,
The Amntiiversary Terms Are
JS^COME AND SEE FOR YOURSELF^
1330 G ST. f
N. B.?Onr Mr. Foster is the secretary of the National 5
Association of Piano Merchants of America.
CHARLES riWHM \\
I BILLIE SJJRIE
In XV. ?ouier.-. t Maufcti.iio * N> >v I'laj
"The LeuiifUi of Promise"
Noit k Miitf. Wed. *V >;it. >H.'i Svtlluis.
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"?? COJIAN (Himself)
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MONDAY MAT. at 3:33
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aud all new dan t?ujrlit in -mdo bourn
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