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REV. M. W. D. NORMAN’S
FUNERAL SERVICES HELD
Pastor of Metropolitan Baptist
Church and Colored Ministers’
Head Buried Yesterday.
Funeral services for Rev. Dr. M W.
D. Norman, president of the Colored
Baptist Ministers’ Conference and
peMor of the Metropolitan Baptist
Church, who died Sunday at his resi
dence,' 1933 Thirteenth street, were
held yesterday at the church, conduct
ed by members of the conference.
The body lay In state at the church
from Wednesday night until yester
day at. noon.
Rev. C. E. Askew, Pittsburgh, de
livered the eulogy. The following
members of the conference partici
pated in the services: Rev. W. A.
Cray. Rev. Robert Anderson, Rev.
W. A. Taylor. Rev. J. H. Marshall.
Rev. J. I. lx>ving. Ret'. L. E. Keiser.
Rev. A. J. Tyler, Rev. Francis J. Pree,
Rev. Waiter 11. Brooks, Rev. S. G.
Lamkins, Rev. George O. Bullock,
"We Have Financed a 'CITY' of Homes ”
ADVANTAGEOUS LOANS
ON DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA REAL ESTATE
—No Commissions or Renewals.
—Moderate monthly repayments.
Half of each payment goes toward
reducing the deht.
—And shares in the earnings of the
Association to the same extent as if a
non-borrowing member had staid in an
equal amount jSer month for the f>ur
ftose of saving.
—Loans may be flaid uf> as fast as
desired .
It isn't necessary to be a member of this Association
at the time application is made. Let us explain our plan
and its advantages in detail.
National Permanent
Building Association
ORGANIZED OCTOBER 1,1690
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H EXPRESSING our appreciation for the business of the year
II just closing the greatest in our history —we thank you for
your continued patronage, which substantiates our belief in the
desire of the citizens of Washington for a store not surpassed by any |
in this country.
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We believe that quality merchandise at reasonable prices is ap
preciated, and are confident that quality for quality our prices are
equitable. I (
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Planning our business for the coming year, we shall offer day by
day, more complete assortments of the newest and best merchandise
than ever before from domestic as well as foreign sources. Our first |
contingent of foreign buyers sails from New York on the S. S. Beren
garia, January Bth; others will follow at the proper time to see the |
advance offerings of the foreign makers.
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For the near future, we contemplate the installation of a modem §
Tea Room in answer to many requests of our patrons. Also, an
“Ask Mr. Foster” Travel Service, to furnish authentic travel infor
mation on foreign and domestic travel.
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gestions that would make shopping* here easier or more pleasant.
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Rev. J. L. S. Holloman,,Rev. Aquilla
Sayles and Rev. J. E. Willis.
The honorary pallbearers were Revs.
R. L. FYayser, Chapman Walker, W.
K. Roy, J. H. Bee. Richard Johnson
and George W. Brent, Interment
was in Harmony Cemetery-
While the funeral services were be
ing conducted thieves broke into the
late pastor’s residence at 1933 Thir
teenth street and ransacked the place.
According to a report to police only
a small sum of cash and various ar
ticles valued at about $35 were taken.
DEATH RATE DECLINES.
One hundred and sixteen persons died
in the District In the week ended De
cember 25, a death rate of 11.5 per
thousand of population, as compared
with a rate of 16.6 for the correspond
ing week of last year. Seven of the
deaths were of white infants under
one year. The white deaths totaled
88 and the colored 28, during the
week. Deaths In 64 cities included in
the registration area aggregated
6,985. against 6,545 for the correspond
ing week last year.
THE EVENING STAR, WASHINGTON, D. ft, FRIDAY. DECEMBER 31, 1926.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
TREASURER SUCCUMBS
Dr. John Gardner, 54 Years Old.
Served in State Legislature and
Practiced Dentistry.
Special Dispatch to The Star.
ROCKVILLE, Md., December 31.
Dr. John Gardner, county treasurer
and former member of the State Leg
islature from Montgomery County,
died last night at his home in Clarks
burg. He became suddenly ill about a
month ago and grew steadily worse.
The nature of his illness was not
definitely known. He \\*as 54 years
old.
His wife, Mrs. Laura Gardner,
daughter of the late Levi Price, and
three children, Otis, Minnie and
Do urn, all of Clarksburg, survive.
Funeral services \v ill be held at 2
p.m. tomorrow at the home.
Dr. Gardner practiced dentistry at
Clarksburg and in Frederick County
for a number of years. He was elected
county treasurer five years ago, after
passage of the State law under which
the treasuryship was created, and
was re-elected last month for four
years. It will be necessary to place
his successor in office at once, and
this appointment, by the county com
missioners, it is believed, will be made
at the board’s meeting early next
week.
TRAIN KILLS FARMER.
Horse and Buggy Struck at Cross
ing in Virginia.
HARRISONBURG, Va., December
31 UP). — -Charles Marshall, 60 years
old, a farmer of East Rockingham,
was killed yesterday, when liis horse
and buggy was struck by a Norfolk
and Western Railroad train at a
grade crossing near Island Ford, J 5
miles southeast of here. The horse
was killed also. Marshall, the father
of 10 children, was returning home
after making his daily milk shipment
at the railroad station. There is a
clear view in each direetion at the
spot Marshall was killed.
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CITY NEWS IN BRIEF.
Percy Foster will assist in the ef
fort to form a Men’s Glee Club at
the City Club Monday, 8:30 p.m.
Harry Angelico and Edward Muth
will aid. Mr. Foster will give a talk
on music and conduct a preliminary
sing.
“New Year Resolutions” will be the
subject of a talk Sunday, 8 p.m., at
the United Lodge of Theoscphists,
Hill Building, Seventeenth and I
streets.
TUXEDO SUITS
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On Liberal Terms
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610 Woodward B!da Main !tlo.
TRACTION MAGNATE DIES
Schenectady Official Found Dead in
Home Oarage.
SCHENECTADY, N. Y„ December
31 MP). —Edwin M. Walker, president
and general manager of the Schenec
tady Street Railway, was found dead
in his garage at his home here yes
terday. Death was attributed to a
heart attack, tboufeht to have been
caused by carbon monoxide gas.
Two hours after he had left the
house members of his family noticed
the engine of his car running. He
was found lying on the floor.
He formerly lived in Terre Haute,
Ind.
POSTAL WORKERS ARE ILL.
Mooney Congratulates Employes on
Christmas Effort.
Because of their hard work and ef
forts to get the mail out on time,
more employes of the local post office
are sick this week than ever before
in the history of the postal service,
•said Postmaster Mooney today. Some
have colds and others are just tired
out, he said.
In a formal statement to the postal
employes themselves, the postmaster
said: “I wish to convey to the cm- ,
ploycs of the Washington post office
my sincere appreciation of their won
derful accomplishment in the handling
of the greatest holiday mails in the I
history of this office.
“I am convinced that this remark
able attainment could not have been
brought about except through the
sincere and hearty co-operation of
each employe, which was evident
every minute of this trying period.
"It was a big job well done and an
achievement which has brought the
commendation of the public and the
press of the city.
“And now as we approach the eve
of a new year it is my sincere wish
that it may be one of great hajjpi
ness and prosperity for my co-work
ers in the Washington post office.”
Mr. Mooney said that very few
complaints have been made about lost
packages or anything else and that
he had received innumerable congrat
ulations on the way the mails were
handled this year.
Only one delivery will be made to
morrow', New' Year day, and that at
7:30 a.m., he announced. The clerks
will work on the holiday stagger
plan, some getting off tomorrow', oth
ers later.
ORGANIZATION ACTIVITIES.
TODAY.
The Red Triangle Outing Club will
meet at Rosslyn, 5:25 o’clock, for a
two-day trip. Buy one-way ticket to
Bluemont, Va. The night will be
spent at the Loudon Hotel, and tomor
row’s hike will be to Mount Weather,
returning by the Bear's Den—dis
tance, 14 miles. Sunday’s walk will
lead through Shenandoah Valley to
Harper's Ferry—distance, 25 miles.
TONIGHT.
A college students’ service will he
conducted at the Sixth Street Syna
gogue, when the officiating partici
pants will be students taking the place
of the rabbi, the preacher and the can
tor. Addresses will be made on the
"College Student and Judaism” by
out-of-town students now in Wash
ingtort to attend fraternity conven
tions.
Rock Island Official Dead.
CHICAGO, December 31 OP).—Fred
K. Crosby, 45, general freight agent
of the Rock Island Railroad lines, died
yesterday.
JOSEPHUS CUNNINGHAM
DIES AT HIS RESIDENCE!
Civil War Captain Was Holder of |
Three Medals for Bravery—Served
War Department.
Capt. Josephus Cunningham, 84,1
Civil War veteran and retired clerk j
of the War Department, died at his
residence, 1884 Columbia road, yester
day afternoon. He had been in fail
ing health for some time.
A native of Ohio, Capt. Cunningham
enlisted in the Union Army in 1861
and served during the war with Com
pany H. Ohio Volunteers. He took
part in many of the major battles, in
cluding Gettysburg and Bull Run. He
received three medals for bravery.
In 1898 Capt. Cunningham came to
Washington, having accepted a posi
tion as clerk in the War Department.
He retired in 1918 and has since lived
here. He was a member of several
Masonic bodies.
His widow, Mrs. Fannie R. Cunning- j
ham; two sons, Ralph Cunningham,
this city, and Arch Cunningham, Des |
Moines, lowa, and one daughter, Mrs. j
Blanche Blasquez of Washington, sur- j
vive.
Funeral services were held this aft- j
ernoon at 2 o'clock at the funeral |
home of S. H. Hines, 2901 Fourteenth
street. Rev. Edward Hayes, pastor of
Petworth M. E. Church, officiated. In
, terment was made in Arlington Na
tional Cemetery.
PHONE COMPANY EXPANDS
Purchase of Twelfth Street Lot
Made for New Building.
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With the purchase of the building
and lot occupied by the Franc E.
Sheiry Printing Co. at 720 Twelfth
street, the Chesapeake & Potomac j
Telephone Co. has now acquired the j
land needed for the erection of a
building to house a new switchboard
which will be needed to care for the
telephone growth in the downtown
section of the city, it was announced
by C. T. Clagett, division manager of
the company, today.
The telephone company purchased
the Droop property with a 50-foot
frontage on Twelfth street to the
north of its present building several
years ago, but was not able at the
time to acquire the needed additional
frontage because of leases on the
Twelfth street property. These leases
are soon to expire.
The company’s architects are work
ing on the preliminary plans for the
new structure.
VIRGINIAN, 85, MISSING.
Relatives Fear for Safety of Lem
uel Ellis, Gone Week.
Special Dispatch to The Star.
CLARENDON, Va,., December 31. —
Police of Arlington County and Wash
ington, I). C., have been requested to
search for Lemuel Ellis, 85 years of
age, who has been missing since
Christmas eve. On that day Mr. Ellis
departed from the home of his daugh
ter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs.
Jerry Kidwell, with whom he had
been living at Ballston, apparently in
good spirits and health. Because of
his extreme age fear is felt for his
physical welfare.
STRUCK BY AUTOMOBILE.
Farmer and Fuel Dealer Victim of
Rockville Hit-and-Run Driver.
Special Dispatch to The Star.
ROCKVILLE, Md., December 31.
W. Scott Collins, Potomac district
farmer and connected with the Rock
ville Fuel Company, was probably
fatally injured by an automobile
while crossing the main street of
Rockville yesterday evening about 6
o'clock.
The driver of the auto, which did
not stop, is being sought by the
police. Collins was taken to Emer
gency Hospital, Washington, where
he is suffering from injuries to the
skull and spine, a broken leg and
probable internal injuries.
WANTS MEAT BAN LIFTED.
Argentina Instructs Charge Here
to Protest Embargo.
BUENOS AIRES, December 31 C4 5 ).
—The Agentine charge d’affaires in
Washington has been instructed to
ask the American Government to lift
its embargo on the importation of
live cattle and frozen meats from
Argentina, instituted on the ground
that the foot-and-mouth disease was
prevalent here.
The request is based on the asser
tion that the extent of the disease
is negligible and that sanitary meas
ures have been adopted to cone
with It.
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TWO DEAD IN WRECK.
! Lehigh Crash Kills Engineer and
Fireman.
RUMMERFIELD. Pa., December
i 31 OP).—An engineer and his fireman j
| were killed yesterday as the result of
I one freight train running into the
| rear of another on the Lehigh Valley 1
Railroad here today.
The engineer was John Johnson of
Sayre, Pa., driver of a fast freight |
running between Jersey City and
Buffalo.
The fireman was Michael Langan of
Pittston, a junior at Lafayette Col
lege.
FRATERNITY ADJOURNS.
Kappa Alpha Psi, Colored Col
legiate Group, Ends Session.
Kappa Alpha Psi, colored national
! collegiate fraternity, closed its six
! teenth annual convention here yester I
; day with the annual election of offi
j ee.rs and the selection of Detroit as the :
| 1927 convention city. A luncheon !
j given by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, a j
! dance given by Alpha Phi Alpha Fra- J
' ternity yesterday afternoon and the !
final promenade at the Murray Casino j
last night closed the social program.
The following officers were chosen j
for the ensuing year: Grandpole
march, Earl B. Dickerson, Chicago;
senior grand vice polemarch. Leon A.
Ransom, Columbus, Ohio; junior grand !
vice polemarch, William Warfield, jr., j
Washington; grand keeper of records!
and exchequer, J. Ernest Wilkins, 1
Chicago; grand strategist, T. L. Curry, j
Atlanta. Ga.; grand lieutenant strate- !
! gist, Page C. Moore, lowa City, Iowa:
grand historian, George D. Davis, Wil
berforee, Ohio, and grand board of
directors, A. A. Alexander, Des
| Moines, Iowa; William B. Savoy, In
stitute, W. Va.; H. A. Turner?, New
York, and R. L. Daley, Indianapolis.
THE WEATHER
District of Columbia—Cloudy to
night; minimum temperature, 28 de
grees; tomorrow fair, slightly colder.
Virginia—Cloudy tonight; tomorrow
partly cloudy; not much change in
temperature.
West Virginia—Partly cloudy, with
snow flurries in the north portion; to
morrow partly cloudy; slightly colder.
Maryland—Cloudy, possibly light
rain or snow in mountains tonight;
tomorrow’ cloudy and colder.
Records for 24 Hours.
Thermometer—4 p.m., 33; 8 p.m., 31;
12 midnight, 30; 4 a.m., 28; 8 a.m., 28.
Barometer—4 p.m., 30.16; 8 p.m.,
30.12; 12 midnight, 29.96; 4 a.m., 29.90;
8 a.m., 29. M.
Highest temperature, 36, occurred
at noon today. Lowest temperature,
27, occurred at 6 a.m. today
Temperature same date last year—
Highest, 36; lowest, 21.
Tide Tables.
(Compiled by United States Coast and
Geodetic Survey.)
Today—Low tide, 11:35 a.m.; high
tide, 4:58 a.m. and 5:23 p.m.
Tomorrow—Low' tide, 11:50 a.m. and
11:31 p.m.; high tide, 5:08 and 5.43 p.m.
The Sun and Moon.
Today—Sun rose 7:27 a.m.; sun sets
4:55 p.m.
Tomorrow' —Sun rises 7:27 a.m.; sun
sets 4.56 p.m.
Moon rises 4:02 a.m.; sets 2:30 p.m.
Automobile lamps to be lighted one
hour after sunset.
Condition of the Water.
Temperature and condition of the
water at Great Falls at 8 a.m.—Tem
perature, 34* condition very muddy.
__ Weather in Various Cities.
jj? Temperature. **•
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Stations. ST 2% Weather.
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Abilene ... 30.30 63 33 Clear
Albany 20 90 32 20 .... Pt.cloudy
Atlanta .. . 30.04 40 32 Pt.eloudy
Atlantic City 29 98 30 28 .... Pt.eloudy
Baltimore .. 29.92 34 26 .... Cloudy
Birmingham 30.08 48 38 .... Clear
! Bismarck ...30.30 34 14 .... Clear
Boston ....29,94 32 24 .... Pt.eloudy
Buffalo 29.72 20 26 .... Cloudy
Charleston . 30.14 48 36 Clear
Chicago .. . 29.80 40 32 .. . . Cloudy
Cincinnati .29 80 34 30 .. . . Cloudy
Cleveland .. 29.74 28 20 .... Pt.eloudy
Colum a.3.C. 30.08 . . 30 Clear
Denver ....30.38 54 32 .... Clear
Detroit ....29.70 20 26 0.02 Snowing
El Paso 30.50 48 20 .... Clear
Galveston ..30.32 58 46 .... Clear
Helena .... 30.34 38 26 .... Clear
Huron, S. D. 30.32 46 28 Clear
Indianapolis 29 82 36 30 .... Cloudy
Jacksonville 30.23 52 36 .... Clear
Kansas City 30.18 54 34 .... Cloudy
Los Angeles 30 24 76 52 .... Clear
Louisville . 29.88 40 30 .... Clear
Miami. Fla. 30.22 58 42 .... Clear
X. Orleans.. 30.28 50 44 .... Clear
New York* 29.98 30 24 .... Clear
Okla. City.. 30.30 58 34 .... Clear
Omaha .... 30.24 44 32 .. . . Cloudy
Philadelphia 29.96 34 26 .... Cloudy
Phoenix .. . 30.30 66 34 .... Clear
Pittshurch.. 20 82 26 24 .... Pt.cloudv
Portland. Me. 29.96 24 16 .... Cloudv
Portland. Ore 30.00 56 40 .... Cloudy
Raleigh,N.C. 30.02 42 28 .... Clear
S. Lake Citv 30.66 32 16 .... Clear
San Antonio 30.34 02 38 .... Clear
San Diego. . 30.24 70 40 .... Clear
S. Francisco 30.28 56 44 .... Clear
St. Louis. ..29 98 50 36 .... Cloudv
St. Paul.. .. 30.12 40 24 I! !! Cloudv
Seattle 29.90 54 48 0.04 Cloudv
Snokane .. . 30.26 42 32 002 Cloudv
WASH..DC. 29.94 33 27 .7 Pt.cloudy
FOREIGN.
(8 a.m., Greenwich time, today.)
Stations. Temperature. Weather.
London. England 44 Cloudy
Paris. France 30 Cloudy
Copenhagen. Denmark... 40 Clear
Stockholm. Sweden 20 Cloudy
Horta fFaval). Azores... 00 Rain
Hamilton. Bermuda 00 Clear
San Juan, Porto Rico 72 Clear
Havana, Cuba » 62 Part cloudy
Colon. Canal. Zone • 76 Clear
FOUND.
DOG. female collie, brown and whited Ap
ply 1111 21st n.w. 31*
POCKETBOOK. containing sum of money"
Owner can have same by identifying prop
erty and paying for this ad. Col. 16/0. 31*
LOST.
BAR PIN, 2 b Inches long, set with 3 stones,
12 pearls and ornamental spear-point end:
lost December 24. between 20th and P n.w.
and train at Union Station: liberal reward.
Call Col. 6132. . 1*
BRINDLE BULL dog, male: tan and white:
answers to name of "Mac”: tag and collar:
return to Win. V’. Barry and receive reward.
4417 Charles st.._Brentwood. Md. 1*
BROOCH —Cameo, large. Tuesday, in Lans
burgh’s or downtown section or Northeast.
Re ward. Line. 2998. 627 9th ne.
CAPE, brown fur: reward. 818 Randolph
s t Col. 4361,
COLLIE PUPPY —Ilrindle coat, with white
face, white collar and.white feet: wears tag
No. 12240. Return to Ant. 129. 3000 Con
necticut ave. and receive reward. *
EARRING— Long. old-fashioned gold: b«7
tween Poli’s and Rodman st. Finder please
phone Cleveland 3522-W. •
GLASSES, shell rim, brown leather case,
marked "Lottie Cleeves. 1408 L st. n.w.’
Reward 2*
GLASSES, black case. Tuesday, near Gov
ernment Hotel. Return C-D Building, Gov
ernment Hotel.
HANDBAG— Lady’s patent leather, green
lined, containing valued articles, fountain
pen. initials H. L. S., between Child's on
N. Y. ave to 15th and B n.w.; reward.
Call Frank. 6249. 31«
HOUND! female, black, white and tan spots:
in Chew Chase. Call Cleveland 1086.
KEY RING CASE, lost Tuesday. 15th st..
Treasury or Peoples store: marked J. G. H.
Reward. Return to Captain of Watch,
Veterans Bureau. •
KODAK —Lost in Childs’ Restaurant, near
the New Willard, a 1-A special kodak about
noon December 27. Reward. Address Box
10 9X. Star office. I*_ _
NECKLACE, gold set with yellow crystals
and pearls. Finder please notify E. Fagel.
1374 Parkwood blvd.. Schenectady. N. Y.
PIN, - diamond horseshoe: Wednesday after- 1
noon: reward if returned to Hamilton Sc
Trust Building. 31*
PIN. gold bar. 3 diamonds. Call Miss Fra
lick. Dulin &_ Martin Co. Reward.
POODLE —White, female. Reward if re
turned to 1305 Que st. n.w. North 3616-J.
RING —Onyx, inilial G. in annex between
roundhouse and Union Station, between 12
and 1 a.m.. on December 28. Finder please
return to 7th st. n.e. $5 reward. 31*
SCOTCH fTERRIER. black, December 26.
1926. Olafeland Park. Reward if returned
to 3512 r#well st. n.w. 30*
ST. BERNARD, answers to the name "of
"King." "Return to 1860 Columbia rd. n.w.:
reward, f
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Card of ®t)anfe*
KRAFT. I wish to thank my relatives and I
many friends for their expressions of j
sympathy atnl beautiful floral tributes, at |
the death of my wife. MAY A. KRAFT. j
Who died December 1, 1028.
GEORGE O. KRAFT. •
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Dtatb*.
; ANDERSON'. On Thursday. December 30
1020. WALTER THOMAS, infant son of
Letcher C. and Mary Anderson (nee Me-
Closky i. Funeral from his parents resi
dence, 017 10th st. n.e.. on Saturday. Jan
uary 1. 1027. at 1:30 p in. Relatives and
friends Invited. Interment Cedar HOI
Cemetery.
BARBER. Suddenly, on Friday. December
31. 1020. at 2:40 o'clock, at his residence
432 6(4 st. s.w.. JOHN, devoted husband
of Emma Brrrber. He also leaves five
daughters and other relatives and friends,
j Remains resting at John T. Rhinos & (o. ;
funeral chapel, 3rd and I sts. s.w. Notice ;
of funeral later.
I BUDD. On Tuesday, December 28. 1020. at
8:30 p.m.. at his residence. 1808 sth st
n w.. TH A DDE IS A., beloved husband of
Fannie E. Rudd: devoted father of
Leonora, Arieta. Inez and Lydia Budd. ant*
brother of Victoria Gentry. Mrs. Annie
Boss and Mrs. Ida White of Chicago. 11l ,
and Silas Budd of this city. Funeral Sun
day. January 2. 1027. at 1:30 tun., from
i Metropolitan Baptist Church, R st. be
j tween 12th and 13th sts. n.w. Relatives
j and friends invited.
Sleep on and take your rest, . .
God called you home. He thought it Itest.
In silence you suffered, in patience you bore,
| ’Till God called you home to suffer no more.
BUDD. Widow’s Son Lodge, No, 7, F A.
A. M.. will hold special communication
Sunday. January 2, 1027. 12 o’clock noon,
at Masonic Temple. sth and Virginia ave.
s.e.. to attend the funeral of Brother
THADDEUS A. BUDD. Services at Metro
{ politan Baptist Church. R st. between 12th
and 18th n.w . at 1:30 p.m. „
JERRY F. HARDER. W. M.
j J. S. GEORGE. Secretary. 1
BURTON. On December 31. 1026. at her’
residence. 1015 16th st. n.w.. ELIZA r...
! Moved wife of the late William S. Bur
. ton and mother of Mrs. Elieth Sterling
and Mrs. Laura Irvine. Funeral services
at Hysong’s funeral home. 1300 N st.
j n.w., Monday January 3. at 2p m. In
terment in Congressional Cemetery. ~
CHAVIS. Friday. December 31. 1026. at
the rewdenee of her niece. Mrs. Cora Bat
tie Brown. 512 U st. n w.. ABB IE L.
CHAVIS, widow of the late Charles C.
Chavig. F uneral at 1 o’clock. Sunday.
January 2, from Florida Avenue Baptist
Church. Rev. William A. Taylor, pastor.
Relatives and friends invited. 1
COON. On Thursday. December 30. 1026.
at her residence, 1300 Wisconsin ave n.w .
JULIA COON (nee Readyi, beloved wife
of William H. Coon. Notice of funeral
hereafter.
DAVIS. On December 30. 1026. at his njri*
rience. 5533 Sherrier pi. n.w.. MAURICE
JOSEPH. DAVIS, husband of Carrie E.
Davis i nee Reed I. Services at the late
home Monday. Januaiw 3, 1027, at 1:30
p.m. Interment at Glenwood Cemetery.
Relatives and friends invited to attend. ~
DA ns. A special convention of Calanthe
Lodge. No. 11. K. of P.. is called at Pythian
Temple Friday. December 31. 19~6. at
8 p.m.. to make arrangements for the fu
neral of our late brother. MAURICE J.
DAVIS. CHAS. C. JBANF, Chan. Com.
Attest: IS REAL SOMMERS. Keeper of
Records and Seals.
DAVIS. On December 30. 1026 MARY M
DAVIS (nee Ashford), aged 45 years, the
beloved wife of Clarence B. Davis., Fu
neral from her late residence. 401 Girauit
ave.. Virginia Highlands, on Saturday.
January 1. 1927. at 1 p.m. Interment
Fairfax Cofirt House. Va. 31
DOVE. On Thursday. December 30. 1926. at
1 o'clock p.m.. at her residence, I~JB
34th st. n.w.. SARAH A. DOVE (nee
Flannaganl. beloved wife of Ernest W.
Dove, aged 40 years. Funeral from above
residence on Monday. January 3. 1027. at
8:45 am., thence to Holy Tricky Church
at 9:15 a.m.. where mass «u be said.
Relatives and friends invited. Interment
at Mount Olivet Cemetery. 3*
DYER. On Thursday. December 30. 1926.
ANNIE MAE. beloved wife of George W.
Dyer. Funeral from her late residence.
3400 Brothers pl.'s.e.. on Monday. January
3. 1027. at 8:30 am.; thence to the
Church of the Assumption, where mass
will be said at 9 a.m. Relatives and
friends invited. Interment Mount Olivet
Cemetery. -
ETCHISON. On Friday. December 31. 1026.
at her residence. 5900 Cedar parkway,
Chevy Chase. Md.. CLARA KEHOF. ETCHI
SON, beloved wife of Howard M. Efcbison.
Funeral from ber late residence Monday.
January 3. at 10:30 a.m. Interment <pri
vate) in Rock Creek Cemetery. (Balti
more. Md.. papers please copy.) . 2*
GARDNER. On Friday. December 31. 1926
at 2:30 a.m . JOHN GARDNER, aged 53
rears, beloved husband of Laura Price
Gardner of Clarksburg. Md. Funeral Sun
day January 2. at 2:30 o'clock from his
late home in Clarksburg. Md. Interment
at Clarksburg Cemetery. 2
GOODING. Departed this life Thursday De
cember 30. 1926. at 7:30 p.m.. JAMES H.
GOODING, husband of the late Eliza A.
Davis Gooding, at his residence. Kensing
ton Md. Funeral services January 3.
1927 at 1 p.m.. at Kensington Methodist
Church. Interment Glenwood Cemetery.
Relatives and friends invited. ~
GRIFFIN. Departed this life Wednesday,
December 29. 1926, at Gallinger Hospital,
VARDY, beloved husband of Queen Esther
Griffin. Remains resting at John T.
Rhines Co. funeral chapel. 3rd and I sts.
s.w. Notice of funeral later.
HARVEY. Departed this life on December
30 1926 at F reed men s Hospital. CLARA
M ’ HARVEY, devoted mother of George
G’ Hill 428 P st n.w. Remains resting
at W ' Ernest Jarvis’ funeral parlors.
2222 Georgia ave. n.w. Interment Indi
anapolis. Ind.
MONTGOMERY. On Tuesday December 28.
1926. at Casualty Hospital. Mrs. ELLA.
MAY. loving wife of the late George W
Montgomery of Brandywine. Md.. in her
64th rear. Funeral from the parlors of
H B "Nevius. 924 New York ave.. Friday,
December 31. at 10 am. Services and in
terment at Clinton Episcopal Church, Clin
ton. Md.
OSBORN. On Thursday December 30.
1926. at Naval Hospital HYLUS D.
OSBORN aged 48. tieloved husband of
Elizabeth Clagett Osborn. Interment m
Arlington National Cemetery January 3
1907 at 11 a.m. Friends and relatives in
vited’ Please omit flowers. Funeral from
H. M. Padgett's. 730 11th st. s.e. 1
PERRY. On Tuesday. December 28 1926.
at her residence. 417 East Capitol st.,
ARABELLE PERRY , beloved wife of the
bite Samuel T. Perry. Services will be
held at Zurborst funeral parlors. 301 East
Canitol st.. on Friday. December 31. at
2:30 p.m. Interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
PICKETT. Departed this life December 29.
1926, at. her resident. 1917 12th st. n w
MARY beloved daughter of the late Henry
and Helen Pickett, sister of George Heuiry
O Walter. Howard. Edward and Eva
Pickett, beloved aunt of Helen Montgom
ery. Ethel Essand Leroy Pickett. Re
mains can be seen at 2221 13th st. n.w.
Funeral Sunday. January 2. from the
Third Baptist Church, oth and Que sts.
n.w„ at 1:30. \ 1
PICKETT. All members of Mt. Magdalene
Tent. No. 10. of the J R. G. and J. of F
are reauested to attend the funeral of
Sister MARY PICKETT on Sunday Jan
uary 2 at Third Baptist Church. sth and
Q sts. n.w.. at 1 p.m. sharp. All sister
tents are invited. M. M. POWELL. Leader.
C. WATERS. See’y.
PILLING. Suddenly, on December 31. 1926.
at ber resilience, the Carlton Hotel. ELEA
NOR PILLING. Body resting at Gawler s
chapel. 1730 Pennsylvania ave. n.w. Fu
neral and interment private. Z
SMITH. Departed this life on Thursday.
December 30. 1926. at her residence,
924 French st. n.w.. after a long illness
ANNA L. SMITH, beloved wife of Samuel
H. Smith and loving mother of Samuel T.
Smith, sister of Mrs Mary Trent and Mrs.
B Brown. Funeral from the Metropolitan
Baptist Church. R st. between 12th and
13th sts. n.w.. Monday. January .1. 1937.
at 1:30. Interment at Paynes Cemetery.
Relatives and friends invited.
SMITH Departed this life Thursday. De
cember 30T 1926. at her residence. 1028
Howard rd. s.e.. MATTIE SMITH, wife of
Robert F. Smith. Funeral from the
Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help.
Buena Vista Heights. Monday. January 3.
1927 at 9 a.m. Friends invited.
SMITH. Departed this life Thursday, De ;
cember 30. 1926. at her residence. 456 N
et n w.. ROSA, wife of Grant Smith. She
leaves to mourn their loss a husband, two
daughters, mother, two sisters, two
brothers and a host of relatives and
friends. Funeral Saturday. January 1,
1927 from Henry S. Washington’s funeral
parlors. 452 N. st. n.w.. at 2 o’clock p.m.
Relatives and friends invited.
3Tn ftltmoriam.
BROWN. In memory of my husband.
JOSHUA T. BROWN, who departed this
Lie December 31. 1925.
This day brings back sad memories
Os my dear one, gone to rest.
And the ones who think of him today
Are the ones who loved him best.
HIS DEY’OTED WIFE. LOUISE BROWN. •
BUSH. In memory of our dear husband and
father. SAMUEL BUSH, who lett ns
four years ago today. December 31. 19—
Forget you! No. we never will.
We loved yon then, we love you still.
Your memory is as precious today
As at the hour you passed, away
HIS WIFE. HATH AND CHILDREN. • I
CAMPHOR. In sad and loving remembrance
of my dear daughter, PERLISTER. who
departed this life four years ago today.
December 31. 1922.
Gentle hands that never wearied. I
Toiling in love's vineyard sweet;
Eyes that were forever cheery i
When my eyes they chanced to meet.
Tender, patient, brave, devoted.
This was always FYrlister’s way:
Her worth in gold could never be quoted, i
As T think of her today.
MOTHER. LILLIE CAMPHOR, AND
LENARD.
Though my call may sudden be.
As my sister on that Sunday morn.
May I be ready her face to see
Anil on angel wings )>e borne
LONELY SISTER PRISCILLA, t
9
Jn Jtlemorlam.
i COATES. To *ai! but loving memory of our
j dear mother, SARAH E. COATES, who
i departed this life eleven years ago today.
| December ill. 1915.
I Loved in life. In death remembered.
FAMILY. •
: DOONEY. In sad but loving remembranre
I of our beloved daughter, HELEN L. Mc-
I COY DCMJNEY. who died eight years ago
today. Decrmtier 31. 1918.
Deep in our hearts you are fondly remem
bered.
Sweet memories cling to your name.
True heat ts that loved you with deepest
affection
Will always love you In death Just the
same.
LOVING PARENTS. EDWARD A. AND
NELLIE McCOY. •
ENNIS. I” sad but loving memory of
ELIZABETH ENNIS, who departed this
bio jiune years ago yesterday. December
'Ti# sweet to lie remembered
And always bear in mind
That you are not. forgotten
By tho ones you left behind
THE FAMILY. •
HAUL. A sitc’ere tribute of love to the
I nieniorj of my dear husband ALEXAN
HER HAUL who departed this life one
: year ago today. Decemtier 31. 1925.
God calls for many loved ones.
J* have seen them leave our side.
With i nr Savior we shall meet them.
when we. too. have crossed the tide.
Troubles and trials he had many.
But few of his paths were smooth.
God has taken him home, where he won't
have any.
For He was th« One who knew.
LOVING WIFE. MARY T. HALL. •
HF.BBI.ER. In loving remembrance of our
dear mother. LAURA V HESSLEB, who
departed two year# ago. December 31.
Bright is the 11c ht that shines above
to the children she (est two years ago
lor it lights the way of her love.
The way she would have us to go.
SON EVERETT
We often sit and think of you.
When we are all alone,
for memory is the ~n!v friend
That grief can call its own.
The dear one now is- sleeping.
No care is on hi r brow
On. blame* ua not for
we have no mother now.
DEVOTED DAUGHTER FRANCE*
GRANDSON BILLY. V
v- isi.jr? r 2£ ry " f dear mother.
f'* T V HESSLER. who died two years
ago today. December 31 1924 Anniver
sary mass at Holy Name Church.
Loved in life, in death remembered.
DAUGHTER IRENE. •
"?5%. VSil-A iTrtfiHS ,S' X
SKEir's*. ! dri3 ,J “‘ t «» ,oJ »
FATHER AND MOTHER
HOWARD. Sacred to the memory of the
Reverend WILLIAM JAMES HOWARD
who passed into the Great Bevond one year
ago. December 30. 1925 ~
THE FAMILY. •
KINO. In sad but loving remembrance of
ff' r D „ d /. a ; «:if« and mother. EMMA
DARN ALL KIM*, who Irff u-t four years
ago yesterday. December 30. 1922.
SrR LOVING l 'iir:‘; t ßA>l" U K6BEßr A.
rob%r*T c,,,lube * *7“
KINGSMAN. fn lovinsr remembrane© of my
dtar husbamj. Dr. RICHARD KINGSMAN.
wr.o departed this life six years atro to
day December 31 1920.
Today my heart im heavv
My thoughts are all ofthee:
* h>ve and how I mils you
but Gijd in heaven ran see.
Ju.«t when our lisrht was brightest,
Just when our hope.« were t>est.
iou were called from this world of pain
lo a home of eternal rest.
Some may think that I’m not lonely
Rut lif.'L a » tl .v? Ps , thpv *•¥ m< - smile.
B Thii 1 p r f 0 ,t ,ley tbv heartaches
.That I suffer all the while
HIS LOVING WIFE KATHERINE. •
M, JrnA?fv- In J!' >vin<r memory of DANIEL
todw* December °™
HIS WIDOW AND SONS. •
R ^ utpvhgi?l,V?orlof t pv h gi?l , V? or I of ol . J r father.
wfj&.ic’i.i re ' REED, who suddenly de
ter* 31 1 19"5 ° ° nC >ea ‘ ago to<Jay - 9ecen-
Loved in life, remembered In death
HIS CHILDREN. •
RO fT^ R Ri S l2’ r V P T f, 7 Ji 1 my dp » r *° n
i" AKL.ES who died eight years ago to
day. December 31. 1918
Leaves may wither.
Flowers may die.
Friends may forget you.
But never will I.
HIS MOTHER. FATHER AND BROTHER
STEELE. In sad but loving remembrance
X EKWfc’;
Rf p o “ x Years ago today. December 31.
Today recalls a memory
Os a loved one laid to rest.
And those who still remember her
Are those who loved her best
GRANDDAUGHTER ETHEL.
From this world of pain and sorrow.
To that land of peace and rest.
God has taken you. dear grandma.
May you have eternal rest.
GRANDDAUGHTER DORIS.
CMS. what a weight of sorrow
Must we the lonely ones bear'
A lonely home, a vacant chair.
Y\e have no mother here.
How we prayed that you might star—
Prayers and tears were all in vain;
Happy angels came and bore you
From this world of foil arid’ pain
LOVING CHILDREN. •
W A Dill. ETON. Sacred t o the memory of
our dear mother. ANNA E., who de-
Farted this life three years ago today
iereniber 31 1923.
HER DEVOTED CHILDREN CATHARINE
MILDRED. ALICE AND RACHEL •
WADDLETON. In sad but loving remem
brance of ctir dear grandmother. ANNA
E.. who departed this life three years ago
today. December 31, 1923.
HER LOVING GRANDCHILDREN. SAM
UEL. ANNA AND BABY CATHARINE.

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