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Divided Payments
May Be Arranged
Our Half-Yearly RUMMAGE SALE extend* to the
Furniture Store, where determined effort* are made
to cl<par out all odd* and end*, *mall lot*, diicon
tinued (tyles, odd suitep and separate piece* and
furniture (lightly marred from diiplay. We've
made deep, radical reduction* all along the line to
accomplish speedy clearance.
Plan to visit this sale early tomorrow?maqy of
the lots are limited to one or two of a kind and will
sell out quickly at these deeply cut prices.
You May Arrange for Divided Payments.
Willow Chairs
Sold Up to $16.00
Clearance of Odd
Bedroom Chairs
Worth Up to $10.50
Dining Room Suites Deeply Sacrificed
I 11
10-piece Jacobean Oak Dining Room
Suite in William and Mary design; 54
inch extension table, buffet, 48-inch
^ round inclosed server, mirror on buf
I? fet; set of .chairs to match. Now
10-piece Dining Room Suite,]
in walnut finish; 60-inch Buffet
with mirror; leather upholstered!
Chairs. Queen Anne period de-f
sign. Slightly marred. Was!
$298.00. Now j
10-piece Dining Room Suite,
in mahogany finish; 72-inchj
Buffet, 54-incli Round Table. en-|
closed server with drop door;
chairs with tapestry seats. Al
Grand Rapids make. Slightly'
marred. Was $650.00. Now
10-piece Dining Room Suite,
in walnut finish; 66-inch buffet.i
drop-leaf server. 54-inch round'
tablo, tapestry covered seats oni
chairs. Grand Rapids product.!
Was $5S5.00. Now
10-piece Walnut Finish Din-]
Ins; llooin Snite, in Queen Annei
period design. 60-inch Ruffet(
and 54-inch Extension Table.;
Thairs with genuine leather)
seats. Slightly marred. Was]
$485.00. Now \ J
10-piece Dining Room Suite,
in Italian Renaissance period de-j
sign; with.cane back chairs and)
leather seats. 66-inch buffet, en
closed server with trays. Wal-I
nut or mahogany finish. Was'
$4S5.00. Now...... |
10-pioce Chippendale Dining1
Room Suite, in walnut finish,]
with 66-inch Buffet and Oblong^
Table, enclosed server and semi-|
enclosed china closet with'
.Irawer. Was $495.00. Now j
A clearance of odds and ends of
Willow Chairs, in a variety of
styles, finished in gray and brown.
Choice tomorrow at $5.00.
Vanity Dressers
One Odd Vanity ) g m
Dreaaer, slightly marred. ? Jn'j
Was $98.00. Now I *
One Odd Vanity 1 /k >?*
Dre?*rr. walnut finish:'
slightly marred. Was!
J98.0O. Now.... '
Odd Vanity Dresser, \ .
in Louis XVI period ile-f,^^
sign; mahogany finish. f JJl M
Damaged?sold "as is.") 'f "
was $195.00. Now
Odd Vanity Dresser. \
lft Italian Renaissance/ fl* Q
period design; walnut?
finish. Slightly marred.) 'J'**
Was $195.00. Now '
A number of odd Bedroom Chairs
left from suites to be cleared out
tomorrow at a mere- fraction of
their original prices. Only a few
of a kind-?be here early to avoid
In various styles, including ma
hogany. walnut and ivory finish.
Some are slightly marred?as long
ps they last, choice. S2.00.
Odd Bedroom Rock- \ A
ers to match. Clear- j )
ance price '
All Odd Wood Beds
50% Off Marked
Prices '
Living Room Suites
Your unrestricted choice of
our entire stock of odd Wood
Beds offered tomorrow at one
half off the regular prices.
Odd Rockers and
Chairs Sacrificed
Brass Beds
at Big Reductions
2 Odd Rockers, 6ld)
ivory finish, upholstered}
in blue damask. Were I
$45.00. Now 1
2 High Back Fiber]
Chair*. upholstered in
tapestry. Were $29.001
each. Now < ?
Odd lot of '5 Chairs/
in Baronial brown finish.)
with spring seat. ^TP"i
bolstered in tapestry.'
Were $16.50. Now
One Ivory finish Chair,
upholstered back ^nd,
seat. Was $19.00. Now!
2 Brass Beds, size 4
ft.. 6 inches; 2-inch'
straight post and 1-inch
fillers; satin finish. Were
$25.00. Now
3 Brass Beds, size 4'
ft., 6 inches; straight or|
continuous post, satin i
finish with ribbon band.
Were $29.50. Now '
2 Brass Beds, size 4
ft.. 6 inches, in satin fin-1
ish with ribbon band.|
Were $32.00. Now
One Brass Bed, size 4
ft.. 6 inches; satin finish1
with ribbon band. Was
$39.00. Now
3 Brass Beds, size 4
ft., 6 inches; satin or vel-i
vet finish, with ribbon
band. 3-inch post and |
lH-inch fillers. Were
$50.00. Now
Folding Day Bed. with mattress,
pillow and roll covered with cre
tonne. finished with deep flounce.
Well made and very domfortable.
3-piece Overstuffed Living Room Suite, with
spring: arms and backs: loose cushions, spring edge,
upholstered in excellent quality tapestry or velour.
84-inch Davenport, with webbed spring construction
which assures comfort and service. Was $385.00.
3-piece Overstuffed Davenport Srflte, uphol
stered in fine tapestry or velour. Bed includes mat
tress. Davenport has loose cushions and spring
arms and every appearance of a stationery piece
which cannot be detected as a bed. Was $375.00.
3-piere Cane Back Living Room Suite, with
loose-cushions; upholstered in splendid velour. 78
inclt Davenport with mahogany finish frame. A
most unusual value at ^ ......
$89 Duofold Bed
Golden Oak Dnofoid
Bed?the well known
Kroehler make: uphol
stered in Imitation Span
ixh leather. Was $89.00.
Reduced to
3-pieoe Living Room Suite, with cane back;
Queen Anne period design. 78-inch Davenport with
mahogany finish frame. Arm Chair and Rocker
with two pillows, covered in fine velour. Wag
$198.00. Now
Simmons' Art Red,
full size. Ivory finish.I
sqnare tubing. Wasi
*37.50. Now 1
Simmons' White
Enamel Bed, full size:l
2'4-inch post. 2-inch|
fillers. Was $25.00. Now.
Simmons' Cane'
Pfi.pl Bed, In Ivory finish ;l
2-Inch post, full size. Wasi
125.00. Now '
Rome Gothic\
Bed, all square/ A m
tubing, white! *|k I
enamel finish; full/ U/ JL
size. Was $21.00.V t
Now J I
Simmons' Steel Red,'
In mahogany wood fln-|
Ish; 2V4-inch posts. 1-|
Inch fillers; full size. Was'
$22.50. Now I
Kitchen Tables
Drop Leaf
Hound Kitchen
Tablet 42-inch size,
grained finish;
strongly made. Re
duced to
Odd Cane Back Davenport, 6S-inch size, in Queen
Anne period design, mahogany finish frame. Uphol
stered in velour; pillow to match. Was $100.00. Now..
Bedroom Suites
Simmons' White I
Label" Process i
Cotton Filled Mat- f /K
tresses, c o v e r ed > JKn
with good quality I
art ticking. Were 1
9.50. Now I
Odd lot of 9 Layer Felt
Mattre8*e?, size 3 ft.; art or
woven ticking covered; roll
edge. Simmons. Englander
and International makes.
Sold up to $22.50. Now
6 Layer Felt Mattresses,
size 3 ft 3 inches; covered
with art or woven ticking,
roll edge. Simmons' make.
Were $18.50. Now
S Layer Felt Mat
tre**e?, size 4 ft., covered
with art or woven tick
ing; roll edge. England
er make. Were $22.50.
2 Cotton Mat- \
tresses, size 4 ft. 6 I \
inches; 45 lbs. ( rife
weight, covered/
with art ticking; V tlr
roll edge. Were I
$9.00. Now
S Layer Felt'
Mattre.se*, size }
ft. 6 inches; 50 lbs.|
weight, covered
with art or wovenl
ticking: roll edge.
Were $27.50. Now
2 Layer Felt Mat
trea*ea. size 4 ft. 6 inches;
covered with art or woven
ticking; 4-row stitched:
Imperial edge. Were
$32.50. Now
Simmons' Proc
en Cotton Mat
treaaen, covered
with art ticking,
roll edge; all sizes.
Were $9.50. Now..
White Enameled
Kitchen Cabinet. with
porcelain sliding top. All
metal construction: dura
ble. strong and sanitary.
Slightly marred. $69.00
value, at
(iolden Oak,
Kitchen Cabinet
with nickel oid|
sliding top: with
strongly made.
Was $39.00. Now. . i
Golden Oak Kitchen
Itihlnct with porcelain
sliding top. white enamel!
interior. Slightly dam
aged. Was $55.00. Now..'
$69 Dining Table
? One Odd Walnut Fin
ish Extension Table, 54
inches round; slightly
damaged. Was $69.00.
Reduced to
Medicine Cabinets, 89c
White Enamel Klnlnh Medicine
Cabinet*, with mirror in door. Special
at 89c each. No mail or phone orders.
Library Tables
3-piece Bedroom Suite, comprising bed, chif
fonier and toilet table. Golden oak finish,
Sold "as is" for
4-piece Colonial Bedroom Snite, in walnut or j
oak finish; triplicate mirror- on toilet table and >
mirror on chiffonier. Was $185.00. Now 1
$59.00 Go-Carts Qdd China Closet?
4-piece Bedroom Snite, in figured walput fin- ) (
ish; splendidly made; large dresser. Sold "as Is." 1 {
Was $450.00. Now /
4-piece Bedroom Snite, in walnut finish; bow \ |
end bed, large dresser with semi-vanity and roomy > .
chiffonier. Sold "as is." Was $250.00. Now )
4-piece Bedroom Suite, in walnut finish; bow- \ |
dresser, bow foot bed, toilet table and chiffonier. >
Sold "as is." Reduced to l
4-piece Ivory Bedroom Suite, slightly damaged.
Large dresser, full size bed, toilet table and .'chiffonier.
Was ?179.00. Now
4-piece Bedroom Snite, in Louis XVI period \ ,
designs; walnut finish. Bow-end Bed, Semi-Vanity (
Dresser, Chlfforobe and Large Dresser. Was ( (
$350.00. Now J
8-piece Italian Walnut Bedroom Suite, in Queen \ ,
Anne period design; Bow Foot Bed Semi-Vanity ( <
Dresser, Chifforette, Large Dresser, Chair, Rocker, t ,
Toilet Bench and Night Table. Was $650.00. Now.. J
* Fumed Oak Library
Table, 42 inches long,
heavy mission design;
with drawer and shelf.
.Was $18.00. Now
Quartered Oak Library
Table. 48 inches long,
with shelf and drawer.
Was $39.00. Now
Heavy Fumed Oak
Pedeatal Table, with book
rack at each end: heavy
shelf and large drawer.
Slightly damaged- Was
$35700. Now
Blocli's High Grade
Baby Carrlacea. in 1.'
styles, assorted finishes
Genuine reed; some with
combination wood bodies^
Sold at $59.00. Reduced
to '
Famous Lloyd Stroll-J
er, in three finishes. Sold)
for $16.75. Now
Walnut Finish Queen
Anne China Cloaeti
slightly damaged. Was
$59.00. Now
Two China Closets, in
Queen Anne design, ma
hogany finish. Slightly
damaged. Was $45.00.
Divided Payment
Terms May
Be Arranged
Y. W. C. A.
Today?Vespers, by Bur rail
class, 4:30 p.m., F street.
.Monday?True Blue Corps Girls*
Reserves, 3:30, F street; in
tensive Bible study class,
6:15, P street: Y. W. C. A.
Glee Club, 7, F street.
Tuesday?Luncheon for busi- i
ness and professional wom
en, Princess Cantacuzene,
speaker, 1, F street; begin
ners' social dancing class,
7. F street: current events,
Mrs. Edmund Clarke, 7, CI4
R street; Alethea Club
dance, 8, F street.
Wednesday ? Inspirational
luncheon. 12 to 1, F street;
Honor Girls' Corps, Girl Re
serves. 3:30, til4 E street;
intensive Bible study class,
6:15, F street; open meet
ing of business library
course. Miss Adelaide Hasse,
director, 7, F street; Amici
tia Club dancfc, 8, F street.
Thursday?Bon Secour Girl Re
serves, 3:30, F street: Busi
ness High School Girl Re
serves, 3:30, F street; Busi
ness Girls' Club, 6:15, F
street; Employed Girl Re
serves, 6:30, F street; es
thetic dancing class, 8, F
Friday?Reducing class in gym
nasium. 10:30, F street;
Business Girls' Club, 6:15,
E street; basket ball in
gymnasium. 8, F street.
Saturday?Children's dancing
classes. 10 to 12, F street;
i Employed Girl Reserves'
style show and dance, 8, F
street; Y. W. C. A. dance,
20th and B streets.
Skilled Demonstrators at
Convention Hall Show, Be
ginning Its Last Week.
The national food show and house
hold Exposition tomorrow afternoon
will begin its second and closing
week at Convention Hall.
Local and national food manufac
turers and dealers in household ap
pliances have assigned their most ex
perienced women with a view to set
ting off their goods to the very best
One of the demonstrators at a gela
tin booth is a $100-a-week woman.
She's a natural born gelatin artist.
She can take any kind of fruit or veg
etable, throw it nonchalantly into a
pan of gelatin, and turn out a des
sert. A big department store lias an
other $100-a-week woman to demon
strate aluminum pans and other
kitchen appliancesi She can tell
housewives anything they want to
know about kitchen equipment. v
One exhibitor pays a pretty young
girl $60 a week to cook doughnuts
and corn fritters that he gives away J
to patrons. Another exhibitor pays a j
good-looking young woman $75 a
week to make biscuits for free dis
t Porrv P. Patrick, secretary of the
j Retail Grocers' Protective Association,
I predicts that the second week of the
| show will be even better attended
than was the first week. Last week
nearly.50,000 persons viewed the sixty
exhibits. Afternoon and evening ses
sions will continue to be held.
Tomorrow will be southeast grocers'
day, Tuesday will be northeast gro
cers' day, for those grocers east of
8th street; Wednesday will be north
west grocers' day for those grocers
soufh of LT street, with members of
the Tennessee Society as added guests;
Thursday will be Georgetown trroccrs'
day and Friday will be southwest
grocers' day. On these special days
grocers in the various sections, along
with their wives and employes, will
be the guests of honor of the show.
Maj. William S. Fulton, Coast Ar
tillery Corps, at Fort H. G. Wright,
N. Y., has been designated as captain
of the coast artillery rifle team for
the national small arms matches
Reduced Prices
on AH Painting
?contracts to be completed during
. February. This to keep our painters
n k FERGUSON ntc.
11X4 8th St. N.W. Pk. N. 231-232.
Pays 6 Per Cent
on shares maturing in 45
or 83 months. It
Pays 4 Per Cent
on shares withdrawn be
fore maturity
Assets More Than
Surplus Nearing
Corner 11th and E Sts. N.W.
JAMES BERRY, Preatdeat
Keeping Our Painters
_and PAPER HANGER i? busy through the dull
taason bv offering the inducements of
See our new spring papers and ask us to fur
nish estimates on your work?it'll not obligate
you in any way.
2333 lWlh St. N.W. Phone Col. 1077.
For Office Help
Phone Main644
National Personnel Service Burcao
* 13*
Old Mirrors |
?are neither useful nor orna
mental when their powers of
reflection are impaired.
Expert Resilvering
.?at our hands restores mir
rors to utility and beauty?
and costs little.
Fhonp us to call for that old mirrors
1239 WIkowIi Ave. Tel. W. ?7
CH AS. ?=. HOnr.KlN. Mgr.
Senator Harrison Declares
Mr. Harding Violated
Civil Service Law.
Charges of violating1 the civil serv
ice law were made against President
Harding yesterday in the Senate by
Senator Harrison, democrat, Missis
sippi, in an attack upon republican
management of government affairs.
In appointing French Crow as post
master of Marion, Ohio, his home city,
j by executive order. Senator Harrison
j said Mr. Harding had "stamped" the
I law under foot. The appointment,
which Senator Harrison announced he
would oppose and urge be dismissed
on the floor of the Senate, was, he de
clared, "the most glaring Incident in
the history of civil service in the
United States."
"How can followers of civil serv
ice have any faith or confidence?" he
asked. "This is the beginning of de
struction of the civil service system."
J-aakrr Alno Attacked.
Senator Harrison also attacked
Chairman Lasker of the Shipping
Board, declaring he had made state
ments regarding its alleged economy
of administration which had not "been
borne out, and also criticized an ap
propriation bill provision extending
the annual $25,000 traveling allowance
fund of the President for use for offi
cial entertainment purposes.
Chairman Warren of the appropria
tions committee defended the travel
entertainment fund and called atten
tion to the expenditures abroad of
former President Wilson. Senator
Warren sttid that "some millions of
dollars" had been spent by Mr. Wilson
"and no accounting made for it yet."
That Senator Harrison was seeking
to inject partisan politics into the dis
cussion was charged by Senator War
ren, while Mr. Harrison countered
with the statement that Senator War
ren had raised the question of parti
Appointments Declared Farce.
Civil service administration also
was attacked again by Senator Cara
way, democrat, Arkansas, and others.
.Senator Caraway read a letter from
the commission denying- his recent
charges that examination marks had
been raised arbitrarily, and then re
iterated the charges, citing alleged in
stances in Arkansas postmaster
cases. Senator Caraway also charged
that former service men had been
"turned down" in seeking positions as
Senator Harrison said that it was
"a farce the way postmasters are ap
pointed." Other appointments, h?t
added, were subject to the same in
dictment. Without republican politi
cal influence, he declared, there was
"no chance to get a job under this ad
ministration." This condition, he said,
in his opinion, resulted from orders
"from above."
District of Columbia?Rain today and
probably tomorrow; colder today; in
creasing northeast and east winds.
Maryland?Rain or snow today and
probably tomorrow; colder today; in
creasing northeast and east winds, be
coming fresh to strong.
Virginia?Rain and colder today and
probably tomorrow: increasing east,
shifting to south winds.
West Virginia?Rain or snow and
colder today and tomorrow.
ItecordH for Twenty-Two Hoar*.
Temperature?Midnight, 26; 2 a.m .
37; 4 a.m., 37; 6 a.m., 36; 8 a.m., 37; 10
a.m., 39; 12 noon, 43; 2 p.m., 49; 4 p.m .
54; 6 p.m., 52; 8 p.m., 47; 10 p.m., 44.
Highest, 55.6; lowest, 35.6.
Relative humidilty?s -a.m.. 9S pej
cent; 2 p.m., 70 per cent; 8 p.m., 77 per
Rainfall <8 p.m. to 8 p.m.), 0.2rt.
Hours of sunshine. 4.9. Per cent of
possible sunshine. 46 per cent.
Temperature same day last year?
Highest, 48; loves4*, 37.
Tide Table*.
(Furnished by United States coast
and geodetic survey.)
Today?Low tide, 2:27 a.m. and 2:42
p.m.; high tide, 8:15 a.m. and 8:39 p.m.
Tomorrow?Low tide, 3:16 a.m. and
3:35 p.m.; high tide, 9:07 a.m. and 9:30
The Sun and Moon.
Today?Sun rose, 7:04 a.m. sun sets,
5:42 p.m.
Tomorrow?Sun rises, 7:03 a.m.; sun
scis, u.i.) p.m.
Moon rises, 6:49 p.m.; sets, 7:09 a.in.
Automobile lamps to be lighted un<
half hour after sunset.
Weather in Vnrlonx Cities.
Majc. Mm. lUlion.
Sat- Fri. Sat.. 8 p.m. to
urday. niglit. 8 p.m. 8 p.m
Asbury Park, X. J. 42 34 40 O.iO
Ashe vi lie, N. C 68 50 t?0 ....
Atlanta, <>a 68 58 62 ..."
Atlantic City, N. J. 54 36 4*i ?i*y ?
Baltimore, Md 56 34 44 0.20
Birmingham, Ala..-"?? 6'J ' 68
Bismarck, X. D....?10 ?10 ?8 olii
Boston, Mass 42 28 40 0*O2
Buffalo, N. Y 40 38 28 0 04
Chicago, 111 28 26 24 ....
Cincinnati, Ohio.... 58 46 46 ..!!
Cheyenne, Wyo.... 46 22 26 ....
Cleveland, Ohio.... 40 40 30 0.02
Davenport. Iowa... 28 14 26 ....
Denver, Col 56 40 34 ....
Des Moines, Iowa. . 24 12 24 ....
Detroit, Mich 36 30 26 ....
Duluth, Minn 4 ?12 ?2 ....
El Taso, Tex 76 50 70 ;.II
Galveston, Tex 72 62 66 ...?
Helena, Mont ?2 ?14 ?8 0.0?
Indianapolis, Ind.. 42 30 38 0.01
Jacksonville, FIfc.. 74 54 68 ....
Kansas City, Mo... 36 20 34 ....
Little Rock. Ark... 78 58 74 ....
Los Angeles, Calif. 60 50 56 0.54
Louisville, Ky 58 50 - 54 ....
Marquette, Mich... 10 6 6 ....??
Memphis, Tenn.... 6$ 60 66 ....
Miami, Fla 76 58 70
Mobile, Ala 74 56 64
j New Orleans. La... 78 64 72
New York. N. Y.. 42 34 40 0.04
| North Platte, Neb.. 26 8 22 ....
! Omaha, Neb 26 8 24 ....
| Philadelphia, Pa... 50 34 44 0.02
I Phoenix, Arift 70 46 66 ....
Pittsburgh, Pa.... 54 46 42 0.14
Portland, Me 32 18 32 0.10
Portland. Ore 40 34 36 0.22
S. Lake City. Utah. 32 30 28 0.46
St. Louis, Mo 42 30 40
St. Paul. Minn 2 ?6 2
San Antonio. Tex.. 84 56 82 ....
San Diego, Calif... 60 46 56 ....
8. Francisco. Calif. 52 42 48 0.22
Seattle. Wash 40 34 40 .001
Springfield, 111 S6 26 ?4 ....
Tampa, Fla 76 54 66
Toledo, ?Ohio 40 38 3o ....
Vicksburg, Miss 76 62 72 ....
WASITGTON. DC. 56 36 47
Carl A. Joerlssen. 1619 Massachusetts
avenue, reported 10 the police the loss
of a lady's diamond pin valued at $200.
The pin disappeared from his home Fri
day. he said.
A solitaire diamond ring, an .Eastern Star
ring and a gold bracelet holding a wrist
watch were, stolen from the apartment
of Mrs. B. R. Flemmlng. 2120 G street.
She valued the Jewelry at *163.
R. D. Richardson. 921 12th street, re
ported his home was visited by a dupli
cate key worker. A watch, cross, gold
chain and .locket were stolen. They
were valued at $75.
Theft of a fur neckpiece, valued at
$50. was reported by Margaret Crawley,
1720 H Street. It was taken from her
home the past week.
Hsu Tung Fan. first secretary of for
eign altaira to the Governor of Shan
tung. and participant in the limitation
of arms conference, told the police of
the theft of jr.47 from a bureau drawer
in his room at the Cairo Friday after
A committee has been forme'd. with
Mrs. Mary K. Bryan of the United
States . bureau of plant Industry as
chairman, to establish a memorial to
Miss Eunice R, Oberly, for many
years librarian- of the bureau, until
her death last November.
It is planned that the money Riven
by her. friends shall be used to es
tablish a prize to be awarded for
the work in which Mlas Oberly was
su much interested.

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