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Of Interest To Capital Sir Auckland Geddes to Reach New York iToday—Other Notes. The former Britannic majesty’* Ambassador, Sir Auckland Geddes, is arriving in New York today on the Aquitania for a visit in this country. Mrs. James M. Beck, wife of former Representative Beck, is in New York until the last of the week. Mr. and Mrs. George Bowie Chip man have returned to the Capital from a visit to Nassau and Miami Beach, Fla. Their son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Norris Bowie Chipman, have returned to the Capital from Mexico, Where they spent several weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Greenwood returned yesterday to their home, at Fitchburg, Mass., after passing the week end at the Shoreham visiting Mrs. Greenwood's parents, Senator and Mrs. Marcus A. Coolidge. Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Smith have re turned from a short wedding trip to New York and are established at the Shoreham. Mrs. Smith is the former Mrs. Charles Piez. The wedding took place Saturday, February 15. The Earl and Countess of Listowel are stopping at the Dodge while in Washington. Mrs. Joseph T. Ryerson of Chicago is at the Mayflower with her daughter, Miss Mary Ryerson, who came here from school in Catonsville, Md., for the week end. Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Mohan of New York City are visiting the former’s mother, Mrs. R. Dorsey Mohun, at the Fairfax. . Dr. and Mrs. Henry M. Haynes of Brookline. Mass., are spending a brief time at the Dodge. Rev and Mrs. William Pence James had as week end guests at their home, on Charlotte ave.. East Riverdale. Mr. and Mrs. Thornton Hayes of Pitts burgh. Pa. who are on their way to Tampa. Fla., for a month's vacation. Mr. and Mrs. Haves. Mr. and Mrs. James, Miss Janet James, Mr. Donald Helm and Mr. Richard Bell, jr., formed « dinner party at the home of Rev. and Mrs. R. J. Bell in Georgetown on Sunday evening. Mr. James Mrs. Bell and Mrs. Hayes were college friends 40 years ago at Highland University, Highland, Kans. Mr. and Mrs. John L. Lovett of Detroit, Mich., are passing a short time at the Carlton. Mrs. Julia B. Kerr and son of Philipsburg. Pa., are spending some time in Washington and are stopping at the Fairfax. Traffic (Continued From Page B-1J_ given to the question of constructing elevated highways. ’“Of course,” he added. “I would hate to see the beauty of Washington marred with such highways." Maj. Brown explained some thought had been given the subject, and that personally he felt that construction of overpasses is inevitable. “There also is merit in the under pass,” he said, “but there are objec tions, too. We have one in Wash ington—out on Benning road—but people abuse it. It is insanitary. “However, I do feel we could ac complish a great deal with overpasses An overpass at Thirteenth street and Florida avenue, and at New York and Florida avenues, would improve con ditions 100 per cent. I don’t believe there would be an accident at either of those intersections if overpasses are constructed." Carpenter next wanted to know if MaJ. Brown approved pedestrian con* trol regulations. “For safety,” replied the police su perintendent, “I feel the pedestrian should comply with the signal lights, but, I feel at the same time, that the pedestrian is not given the protection to which he is entitled.” The subcommittee then recessed until Thursday at 10:30 am. * Senate Probe Urged. A resolution calling on the District Committee to investigate local traffic problems, to determine whether exist ing laws are adequate and being en forced uniformly, was introduced in the Senate today by Chairman King and referred to the committee for^con slderation. The resolution was offered following yesterday’s debate, in which Senator Borah. Republican, of Idaho declared members of Congress have no consti tutional immunity from arrest for traffic violations. The King resolu tion, however, had been under con sideration prior to the Borah speech and makes no particular reference to members of Congress or other officials. Text of Resolution. n aimed. “Whereas it is alleged that there has been discrimination in the application and enforcement of the traffic laws and regulations of the District; "Whereas it is desirable that an in vestigation be made as to the existence of any such discrimination, either in favor of or against any person or class of persons, and, “Whereas it is claimed that the traf fic laws and regulations are inade quate to meet the traffic situation, or are not being enforced to that end, therefore be it resolved-” The remainder of the resolution merely authorizes the committee or any subcommittee to make the pro posed inquiry. - ■ — Daughter of Senator Gives Music Program Senator and Mrs. Arthur H. Van denberg were hosts at dinner last evening at the^ulgrave Club, their guests remaining afterward for music. The artist was the daughter of the hosts, Miss Betty Vandenberg, who is a gifted pianist. Miss Vandenberg is studying music in New York this Winter with Lee Pattison. She came to Washington for the dinner and will i remain here a few days. Kappa Beta Pi Sorority Card Party Much Interest is being shown lh the annual card party of Kappa Beta Pi International Legal Sorority Satur day evening 'at 8 o’clock in Wesley Hall. The proceeds from the party will be applied toward the building fund which the sorority has estab lished for a national club house in Washington. Among those who have reserved tables are Miss Elizabeth Reed, Miss Sally Mero, Miss Norma Windsor and Mrs. Altha Wheatley, deans of the four chapters located in Washington; Judge Ellen K. Raedy. Mias Addle Hughes, Miss Helen Prentiss, Miss Burleigh Wonnlngton, Mrs. Alfred Taylor, Mrs. Orace Dawson, Mrs. Edwlna Avery, Miss Olive Beatty, Miss Edith Cooper, Miss Beatrice Clephane, Miss Jane Herrtty, Miss Orace Kin care, Mrs. Norma Britton, Mrs. Eliza beth Cox, Miss Harriett Buckingham, Mrs. Mary Hathaway, Mrs. Orace Kanode Vickers, Mrs. Bertha Lane, Miss Helen Newman, Miss Laura Norris, Miss Mildred Racknor, Miss Susan Richards, Miss Maude Yates and Miss Anna Boyle. Miss Boyle is chairman of the Pro gram Committee of Eta Alumnae Chapter. Miss Peet Returns From Middle West Mias Elizabeth Peet, dean of women at Oallaudet College, has returned from St. Louis where she went to at* tend the annual convention of the Na tional Association of the Deans of Women. While In St. Louis Miss Peet visited the Gallaudet Bay School for the Deaf and was entertained at dinner by the principal, Mrs. Mary Deem Wood. I O’CEDAR FLOOR WAX Shines without a rub! Spread it on the floor, then sit back and watch it shine as it dries! Does this trick on any type floor, too, prov ing beyond dis pute it’s the h ousewife’s friend. One-half gallon. LANSBURGH'S— SIXTH FLOOR =.— ' = ARTHUR B&JIRY SHOE CO . F St at J 4th. Last Week of the Clearance Sale That it may be a complete clearance—put ting our shelves in readiness for the already incoming Spring lines—we have Combined Many Lots of Ladies’ Shoes Into one big group, offered at the surprising reduction to $3.85 You understand that only shoes we have in our regular stock enter into this sale—and therefore, they are Burt Qualities in Burt Styles. You can undoubtedly be fitted in one style or another—any any selection will be a saving. No exchanges, no refunds, no C. 0. D.’s. » SERVING WASHINGTON OVER FIFTY YEARS LAST WEEK Reduced Prices on Hendersons Furniture IF YOU anticipate purchasing furniture I in the near future, it will be greatly to your advantage to buy NOW. AAANY Bedroom and Dining Room ' * * Suites, and numerous Living Room Pieces are reduced substantially in price. \ Come in ISotc and Make Your Selection \ James B. Henderson FINE FURNITURE INTERIOR DECORATING 1108 G Street N.W. District 7676-7677 r . 1 i ■ ■ . r s r.. ” f ! yj LANSBURGH s . WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON - FEBRUARY 26th ’ ;L MILLINERY i - : : Style Show’ . ft elusive Models hy 0f Original nnd prenCh and marie alphonsine time: 1:00, 3:00 PLACE: LANSBURGHS SECOND FLOOR * Zne^^°Dr^Sh°9 t Jjansburqhs / 7th. 8th &E -I?-iMI-0-ft—ft-ft-tt—rt—r, These 3.95 Celanese Colored Shower Curtains Colored water-repellent, mildew , proof * genuine celanese. Green, blue, maize, white, peach, orchid. LANSBURGH’S—SIXTH FLOOR 4 Sell-out Every Time! Comfortable Bock Rests To get that comfortable, relaxing tilt reading in bed. Strong wood frame with white duck back. Walnut, maple, white. LANSBURGH’S—SIXTH FLOOR %-Hri _„ 700 ROOMS .... 700 BATHS Around tho corner from Timor Squaro Now Coffee Shop Now Loungo Bar *22™ NOTH PflRflfllOURT 14 doubli 46th Streot, w#tt of Broadway Only m tew onetratore at thie jfl attractive price, m Conte early. A Arthur Jordan PIANO COMPANY Special Washer ! TWO-TUB y"1’” | *33 | $1 Week Pays (Arthur Jordan Piano Co., 13th and G 1239 G St., Cor. 13th Xansburqhs MAIL AND PHONE—Dl. 7575 t 7th, 8th O E SPRING SALE! UNPAINTED CHAIR SALE! 1 39 ^ ^ 4 for $5.50 • Fiddle Back • Cape Cod • Arrow Back • Bow Back • Panel Bow Back Sturdy birch and maple; standing firmly on strong, well-turned legs. The edges are moulded and the seats saddle scooped. We bought a carload in order to give you this value. All ready to paint or enamel. Lansburgh’s presents this colorful hit of the China and Glassware Show! PENTHOUSE I32-Pc. Service for Six 4.9J With the netc cream $oup» Modern and daring! Prim little flower pots in the brightest of colors flaunt themselves against this soft cream tone service with embossed edges. “Penthouse” is perfectly appropriate for breakfast, for luncheon, for dinner—and even for the little midnight “snack.” LANSBURGH’S—CHINA—SIXTH FLOOR. LAST 4 DAYS! FEBRUARY SPECIAL! Custom-Made I Slip Covers! 1#.75 Box Pleated Skirts All Around 2-Pc. Suite with 4 Cushions Cut in your home—to be sure it fits your furniture! A sofa and wing chair or club chair. Iii your selection of 50-inch Hand Blocked Linen—Printed Crashes—Chintzes —Homespuns and Novelty Weaves. Perfect workmanship and fif, high-gVade fabrics at a once-in-a-blue-moon price. 3-Pc. Suite with 5 Cushions_24.75 LANSBURGH’S—FOURTH FLOOR.