jRain on Timora
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by Charles Henry
The story thus far: Douglas
MacCauley, superintendent of the
Jones-MacCauley Exporting Co.
headquarters on Timora Island, in
the Pacific, goes down to the dock:
to meet an incoming shipment of
supplies from San Francisco. Capt.
Roche of the Celebes offers Mac
Cauley a drink prior to bringing
forward the new accountant, whom
MacCauley has been expecting
daily. When Denise Hampden is
brought in the burly superintendent
flys into a rage. It seems that she
passed her exams and made out her
shipping papers under the name of
"Denis," then persuaded Jones of
the home office to let her take the
fob. MacCauley finally agrees to
let her stay long enough to earn
her passage back. They are stand
ing on the deck when a tall young
man comes along the pier, greets
them cheerfully and is gruffly re
plied to by MacCauley.
HE tall, blond Englishman scru
tinized the feminine newcomer,
ignoring the question demand
ed of him by MacCauley. Hla
level blue eyes paid polite tribute to
the slight tan of Denise's eager, win
some face and perfection of her lithe
MacCauley cursed softly. "I asked
you what the devil you were doing
down here," he rumbled, and his tone
Blue eyes completed their leisurely,
minute tour of inspection. Thin lips
flickered in a smile. "Have you got
What I ordered, Mr. Roche?"
The seaman chuckled, an interested
spectator to the danger-laden rebuff
that he had just witnessed. "Right
on deck, Mr. Christopher. Everything
Denise felt that the interchange of
formal names was merely to acquaint
her with Mr. Christopher. She won
dered what he did on the island; he
certainly didn't have anything to do
With the Jones-MacCauley Co., that
much was- evident. Why was the
superintendent so hostile toward him?
Bhe instinctively knew that the an
tagonism was fostered and maintained
by MacCauley; for some queer, unju
tifled reason, she considered that the
Englishman was above such pettiness.
As the cafm blue eyes left her and
turned to her belligerent companion
the experienced a curious slackening
of pulse. Her heart must have been
pounding violently for her to note such
a difference—almost of relief. Not
desiring to guess what had acceler
ated the speed of her blood, she
flushed deeply. If the cool-mannered
Englishman noticed the blush, he
gave no indication. Denise was grate
ful to him for that.
Christopher leaped over the tafl
rail onto the deck of the schooner,
moving with the ease and suppleness
cf a panther. Smilingly, he took pos
session of several large bundles that
stood by an open hatch, examining a
bill of lading.
Arms akimbo, MacCauley watched,
a sullen expression on his dark face.
Denise studied him for the first time
In the short moments that she had
He was a powerful man, but his
clothing was unworthy of his stature.
Filthy, impressed Palm Beach dunga
rees hung like draperies around his
long, tough legs. His dirty white
ehirt was half open at the throat,
disclosing a hairy, sunburnt chest.
Beneath the fine weave of the fabric,
thick muscles knotted and twisted
over wide, brawny shoulders and back.
Heavy, black brows stood in a
straight line above his lancet-like,
deep-set brown eyes. His nose was
thin; his lips cruel and sensual. The
square that was his chin was covered
. with a rough stubble. He carried his
head high upon his shoulders, con
scious of his physical power.
Denise unconsciously contrasted him
with the fair-eomplexioned English
man. Christopher was nearly as large
as MacCauley, broad shoulders taper
ing down to a slim, flat-hipped waist,
lank forearms sinewy with cords that
rippled along the wrist and elbows,
disappearing underneath 'the neatly
rolled sleeves of a clean white shirt.
His skin was bronzed and weather
beaten, yet Denise was sure that it
was soft to the touch despite the
hardness of the flesh that was un
derneath. It was his face that held
her interest. Long without being
narrow, his head was crowned by fine
blond hair combed straight back from
his high forehead. His eyes looked
squarely and challengingly at every
thing before him, and Denise found
them exciting and strangely provo
cative of things that she had come to
Timora to forget.
Christopher strained under the
weight of one of the packages and
carried it to the gunwales of the
schooner. Resting a moment, he
passed It over the slight gap of water
to a swarthy, be-turbaned Individual
whom Denise noticed for the first
Obiously, she thought, the man was
Christopehr's servant. But he didn’t
look like a servile person: there was
a reserved nobility about the startling
purity of his features. She guessed
that he was a native of British India
by the darkness of his skin and the
brightly colored headcloth. Like his
master, the servant piqued her curi
"Well,” MacCauley grunted, rudely
tweaking Into her thoughts, "let’s go
up to the office and see what is to be
done." He glanced about him and
raised his voice In a terrifying shout,
The youngster came runrting out of
the long, low supply shed which
ranged along the dock. "What’s up?”
he asked, and then he saw Denise and
stopped dead still.
“Where was Harry going this mom
tog?” the superintendent asked with
out the ceremony of introducing
“He went up the river to the
dammar loading,” Pearson replied.
“Did he say he was coming back
“Well, he's going to. Take the
launch up the river and tell him to
come back here. I want him. And
you can stay up there until I send
Pearson’s awe-stricken eyes de
serted their adoring study of the
radiant angel who had somehow- come
onto the dock at Timora and looked
at MacCauley. “Couldn’t I send one
Ot the boys?” he suggested hopefully.
“There’s a lot of work to be done
“No doubt,” MacCauley caustically
remarked, glancing at Denise. "Get
The youth shrugged, stole a last,
wistful look that capturecf all the de
tails of Denise’s features, and obeyed.
Denise was suddenly twsre that tbs
Englishman and his servant were
gone. She caught a glimpse of them
as they vanished northward Into the
depths of the heavy forest that sent
mangrove and palm trees creeping
down to the water's edge.
“Who are they?” she asked absently.
The burly superintendent grinned
and she saw that he could be very
attractive when he wasn’t frowning
or shouting. In fact, with his heroic
size, his savageness of spirit was en
gaging. “The kid,” he said, toler
antly, “is the office boy. He might
be 25, but I doubt it. He doesn’t act
as though he’s dry behind the ears
as yet. Punks like him shouldn’t
come out here; this 1s a man’s place,
not a kindergarten.”
Denise, who was 22, resented the
implication in MacCauley's heavy
j&sting tone that to be young was
"The other guy,” he went on, "is
Christopher. I don’t know if it’s his
first or last name. He came here a
few years ago with that slinky Hindu
of his and built the house on Donege
hela Hill. It's the highest spot on
the island. Since he agreed to re
sell the land if we found anything of
commercial value on his few acres,
we let him settle. I wish we hadn’t.”
There was a peculiar gleam in Mac
He gestured to a couple of natives,
who promptly collected Denise's lug
gage, and after she had made her
good-bys to Capt, Roche they started
up the pathway that led through
green forests to the dingy but com
modious settlement of the Jones-Mac
Cauley Exporting Co.
"What'does he do?” she asked after
MacCauley shrugged. "That’s his
Denise tactfully dropped the sub
ject, which she readily perceived was
distasteful to her companion.
She liked Harry Lane instantly.
She was putting the finishing
touches on a luncheon that Mac
Cauley had caused to appear* from
nowhere, when a raw-boned, rangy
individual, somewhere between Mac
Cauley and Christopher in size, per
spiringly brushed through the screen
door on the porch.
Well, boss,” he said pleasantly
enough. “The kid said you had some
thing important." -He gave Denise a
second's once over. “He was quite
“This Is Denise Hampden,” Mac
Cauley replied. “If you agree with
me that she can stay as the tabu
lator and bookkeeper, it's your re
' Lane tartly observed.
Who sent her out?”
The lanky American dropped into
a chair and, without inivitation, made
himself a whisky and soda. “If Jones
sent her out, he said, after a satis
fying gulp, “then she can have the
rotten job. He must have had some
“O. K.” MacCauley agreed. “She
stays. Let’s have a drink on it.”
Lane drank. “Do you think that
you should leave the kid out there
alone? The boys have been a little
“The kid can take care of them,”
MacCauley said heavily.
“Maybe,” Lane remarked casually,
rising to his feet. “Is that all that
you wanted to discuss with me?” Mac
Cauley nodded. “Very well,” Lane
replied, turning to Denise. “I’m very
happy to have met you, Miss Hamp
den. I know that I'll see more of you,
but until then, good-by.”
He hitched up his belt, from which
dangled a revolver, gulped down the
rest of his drink, and was gone with
a cheery wave of the hand.
In the week that followed she was
busy learning the terms that she
would have to use in the accounting
system. All were unfamiliar, and her
exotic surroundings lured her time
and again from her work. She would
stand at one end of the spacious win
dows of the office and look northward
to where a block of white rose upon
a heap of brown. She looked often
at that house, and frequently thought
of the man who Ijved in it.
And while she dreamed, MacCau
ley would sometimes see her in his
mind, and he knew that he could have
no more peace.
^Tomorrow: John Pearson takes
Denise to see the more interesting
parts of the Island. He has not seen
an American girl in many months.
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begin February 7 and end June 10. Appli
cation for admission should be made In
13th and F Sts. National 1748.
„ "The Modern Way."
Featuring individual instruction on live
models, shop experience: graduates placed:
start any day; special low rates, easy
terms. Private lessons in hair styling.
MODERN SCHOOL OF BEAUTY CULTURE,
1317 F 3t. N.W._Natl. 4771.
Intensive courses in Comptometer, Bur
roughs. Monroe. Friden. Marchant. etc.,
with a brief course in tqiich typing. Day
evening sessions. Certificate awarded on
completion of course. Classes forming
NOW. Placement Service. BOYD SCHOOL
(Est. HQ yrs.). 1XXi F at. National 2342.
CIVIL SERVICE EXAMS.
Policeman Exam.. Salary. $1,900.
Student Fingerprint Exam., Salary, $1,440.
Elevator Conductor Exam.. Salary $1,0$0.
Tabulating Machine Exam.. Salary. $1,440.
So—Sten., Typ.. Calculating Machines—$5
Begin today. The Civil Service Prepara
tory School. 520 12th at. n.w. Met. 6:137.*
• GROUP CONFERENCE PLAN."
NOT CORRESPONDENCE—NO CLASSES.
A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED TRAINING.
Easy to understand home study lessons
with coaching by LOCAL ACCOUNTANTS.
Guarantees coaching for C. P. A. EXAMS.
Phone DIST. 3421 AMERICAN ACADEMY,
tor FREE LESSON and 46-page booklet.
DRIVINO NEW PACKARD COUPE TO
Miami Friday, accommodate one. Call
Adams 2711, 7:30-9 p.m. Reference! ex
DRIVING TO MIAMI WEDNESDAY OR
Thursday, room for three. BOB WILSON.
1,305 Taylor st. n.w. Col. 0270 after 6 p.m.*
LEAVING FOR MIAMI SAT., FEB. 5—
Want two passengers, share expenses. Call
MISS BENEDICT. Adams 8430. 2»
MIAMI. FLA.. TAKE 1-2. ONE WAY.
round trip: Pontiac sedan. MR. MATSON,
Met. 5630. Call today. •
DRIVINO TO MIAMt FEB. 9. ACCOMMO
date two, share expenses: references ex
changed. Potomac 5574-W.
PAUSE TEETH REPAIR8 WHILE YOU
wait. Bmertency Laboratory. Room 601.
Westory Bldg.. 14th and F. Met. 1833.
HEMORRHOIDS ERADICATED BY MY
own method. Results effective for a life
time or money back. Write for booklet No
druts or surtery. DR. SOMMERWERCK.
1365 Columbia rd._AdamsJ>388._.
LET DR. DELLA LED ENDEC KERB SPLEN
DID HANDS ROB YOUR ACHES AND
PAINS AWAY. 3035 0._ WEST 1130.
WILL ROOM' AND BOARD CHIID. MOTH
er's care, excellent food; spend summers at
dean, safe beach, nearby. Walnut 8653,
BEAUTICIAN. 10 years' experience: 810
machineless wave. 55; at your home or
mine. Atlantic 5397.
BETTER HEALTH STUDIO: COLDS AND
chronic pains treated; trained nurse; ap
pointments. Potomac 4731.._
REDUCING TREATMENTS. COLONICS—
By licensed nurse, colored and white. Lee
Health Studio, by anpt. Pot. 5088.
STYLE CONSULTANT—ARE YOU MAK
WHEN DEATH- STRIKE* A~ FAMKy
there U no need to (eel that they must
accept Inferior funeral services due to In
ability to pay a higher price. The Greater
W. W. Chambers Co. offers a complete
funeral, cars and all for as little an #75.
World finest waterproof, airtight, guaran
teed steel burial vault may be had from
Chambers for SKA. In case of death call
the Greater W. W. Chambers Co.. 14th st..
corner Chapin n.w. Columbia 043*. Phone
or write our address. We will send you a
beautiful catalogue of how we do It. 140(1
Chapin st. n.w.. phone Columbia 0432. 617
11th st s.e„ phone Atlantic (1700._
HUX SCHOOL OP DANCE.
MONEY-BACK GUARANTEED COURSE.
432(1 Georgia Ave. N.W. Adams 4600.
NURSING HOME/ .
Every care given Invalids and conva
lascftnts._Adams 7ad.-J._3 N.aa Kaloramo rd.
In one of Washington’s leading ceme
teries. cost more than $15.non to build,
and has never been used. It Is well located
on large plot with beautiful landscaping.
I will sacrifice at very low price. Deal
direct wllh owner. Address communica
tlons to Box Afi-E. Star._i_
PULLER & d'ALBERT, INC..
«1» 10th at. N.W. Phone National A71«.
REPAIRS b SERVICE.
BEDDING. MATTRESSES, box spring! and
pillows reno.: best prices and Drompt del.
Wash. Mattrega Co.. 319 L ft. f.w.Nat. 6679.
CARPENTER AND BUILDER.
Special winter prices—SAVE 25%; new
work; remodeling; cellar to roof: brick,
plastering, cement, painting, roofing: ref.
SLAV1TT. Natl. 8187 ; eve. Randolph 2916.
ELECTRICAL SERVICE, wiring of any
kind; no job too small: repairs; 24-hour
service ^reasonable._Adams 4P10-J._
pairs, fl-r. house fixtures A base plugs. $00.
Regal ElecCO.J349 UDshur n.w._Col. 8:191.
„ FREE REPAIRS TO YOUR ROOF
Phone Shepherd 3940 lor details of this
limited repair oiler._
GEO. T. LANGHORNE, JrT,
Cleveland 06” 1. Wisconsin ««08.
Special—Rooms dry scraped, pointed up.
papered, low as *5. Absolute satisfaction
guaranteed. Real money-saving prices on
PAPER HANGING this week only. $0,50
per room; 19.18 washable, sunfast papers;
work guaranteed._Adams 1591._
PXPERTNO Rooms, *4 up. or whole
Tnrjtmi'IO. house to rooms and
2-slory halli. $35 up._Atl._4l’,52._
PAPERING, painting: work guaranteed;
rock-bottom prices; lather and sou. Co
lumbia 8773. 5118 Kenyon_i 1. n.w._
PAPER HANGING done at once *4 a
room and up, including paper; work guar
anteed;_white mechanics. Georgia oti24.
PAPER HANGING—Rooms, *3.50 up;
work guaranteed. J. Jones. 81 o 23rd st.
PAPERING. PAINTING—Winter prices. Do
my own work Satisfaction guaranteed. Ed
wards. Georgia 2998. Eves . Randolph 4473.
PAPERING, painting; exp. workmen; satis
faction guaranteed: estimates freY. 3119
Perry st.. Mt. Ralnier._Greenwood_lfi.72-J.
PAPERING, rooms’ *5 up; whole house!
*4n up: trim painted. *3 up: work guar :
free esti. J. T. Ford. Greenwood 1334. 1»
PLASTERING and cement work: no Job
too small or too far. Wm. Thomas. District
4570. 707 M_st. n w. ;)•
PLASTERING, stucco, cement, chimneys!
painting, carpentering, waterproofing damp
walls basements, leaky rools. Minnlck,
Lincoln 4095-J. •
. .. PLUMBING-AND HEATING.
Jobbing and Remodeling a Specialty.
HARRY E. WILLIAMS. NORTH 0248.
W* do roofing, siding, insulating, plumb
ing. heating, etc. Terms if desired.
AMERICAN CONST. CO.,
___ Phone Decatur ‘25?#.
TROUBLE WITH YOUR
„ BURN TOO MUCH FUEL’
SOME ROOMS ARE NEVER WARM.
I*' Us Find and Correct the Fault.
Prices Reasonable. Estimates Free
GEO. D. WEITZEL.
, REGISTERED IN D C . AND MD
1 -154 W ST S.E. LINCOLN T 7 *»4. 5»
UPHOLSTERING R E p A1R ing,
■ell ua a refinishing.
Some work done in home. E. S. Weaver
1411 Parkwood pi. Ad. 1B47, Ad. MOl
HOME IMPROVEMENT COMPANIES.
BUILDER all kinds repairs, remodeling,
building, lowest price, best mechanics and
matenml: free estimates. Call Lincoln
8dKH any time. X*
ENGRAVED METAL~NAME PLATES
FOR THE HOME
The lettering on these plates, strictly
first-class in every way, Is cut through
the ebony finish. They are as clear as
polished silver, making a plate that can
be read in semi-darkness. They require
no polishing or rubbing.
A 2x5-inch plate. priced at $1. Satig
ract on guaranteed or money refunded.
Write to Edward Lock Post Office Box
14.ri. Washington* D. C., for full infor
Pure White Asbestos Sidewalls.
Roofs Repaired and Painted.
Bird * Sons' Roofing Material Exclusively.
Sold on Our Famous 1-Year Pavment Plan
No Down Payment. Free Estimates
AMERICAN RE-ROOFINC CO.. INC.
_3313 14th St. N.W._Col 4331
HOME IMPROVEMENT ~
We Renovate. Basement to Roof.
NO CASH DOWN.
Small Monthly Pa-yments.
Deal With a Reliable Firm.
We Finance Where Others Don’t.
#11 NEW YORK AVE N.W.
National 7410. Night. Randolph 0033. 4*
~ BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES.
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ERENCES REQUIRED FROM
EVERY ADVERTISER SEEK
ING CAPITAL THROUGH
ADVERTISEMENTS IN THE
STAR UNDER BUSINESS
Advertisers in the Business Op
portunities columns of The Star
seeking capital must furnish
one bank and two business ref
erences. Announcements must
also pass The Star’s general
rules of acceptability, which are
framed to exclude all mislead
ing, questionable or otherwise
objectionable statements. While
The Star does everything within
its power to safeguard readers
against the fraudulent, inde
pendent investigation should be
made before definite closing of
In order that sufficient time
may be allowed for investiga
tion, such advertisements for
The Sunday Star cannot be ac
cepted later than 11 p.m.
14th AND COLUMBIA RD. N.W —Rooming
house. St large rooms. 2 baths, h.-w.h.;
rent, $75; good income; $800: terms.
Columbia 6003. _____
VARIETY STORE, well equipped and
stocked: good business: rent. $:<0 month;
price. $1,100._Box 103-J. Star._•_
ROOMING HOUSE <21 st-Conn.i. Income
about $200, besides nice owner's apt.: un
avoidable circumstances compels sale.
R. M. De Shazo, 1123 14th N.W. Natl. 8520.
PARKING LOTS, gas and oil filling sites
for rent; also several rooming houses.
Behrend. 1317 F.
RESTAURANT AND BAR for sale. est. 35
Srs.: business about $55,000 per year; no
roktrs. For more information, write Box
ROOMING HOUSE <18th-Rl—A clean,
nicely turn. 10-r. house. Owner says sell
Immediately for $850: reasonable terms.
R. M. De Shazo, 1123 14th N.W. Natl. 5520.
RESTAURANT, with llauor license: owner
must sacrifice at once: low rent, long
lease; good business: only $800 down.
Capital Adjusting dt Finance Co.. 1008
H st. Met. 4813._
TAILOR and dry-cleaning shop: very rea
sonable: must sell on account of sickness.
008 F st. n.w._ft*
GASOLINE STATION, corner; long lease:
estab. business; should make good living;
price. $050. Box 433-J. Star._•_
1100 8th ST. N.W.—Rooming house, 0
rooms, good Income. Leaving city. Sac
rifice for $200. on terms. Inspect today.
No agents. •_•_
ROOMING HOU8E—A very attractive
Rhode Island ave. house, containing 15
rooms; only $125 rent: normal Income
about $350 mo.; sacrifice. $1,750; terms.
R. M. De Shazo. 1123 14th N.W. Natl. 5520.
DRUG STORE for sale, nearby Va.; nearest
store 18 miles; rent cheap. Box 428-j,
ORC1CFRY AND MEAT MARKET, doing
$000 weekly business: total price, $4,000.
For terms, call Georgia 0861._
$200 WILL BUY a business that should
enable you to employ 20 salesmen, selling
THERE IS MONEY In merchandising me
chlnea. If you have moderate capital we
will arrange so that you can make a nice
Income In placing an absolutely new type
of machine In selected locations. Investl
gate. Box 4H0-H. star._1*_
ROOMING HOUSE, near Oovt. bldgs.; 14
rms. Newly renovated. Well furnished.
Good Income. Rent, 81.12; $l.!»5u. Terms.
Miss McCown.1008 H st._Met._4813._
GUEST HOUSE (New Hampshire at Dupont
Circlei—13 rooms, 4 baths: Income about
$(100 monthly; rent, #116: a nice place to
live while making a good living; only
R. M. De Sliazo, 1123 14th N.W. Natl. 5520.
LEAVING CITY—Must sell at once 8-r..
3-b.. h.-w.h.. gar., rm. and board bouse:
filled; Income, $300; rent. #7u; #350 cash
lull price. 1443_Monroe n.w._3* _
GROCERY. D. G. 8.. near 18th and Col.
rd. n.w.; does $1,500 wkly.; rent, $165;
equipment cost #9,5041; carries *3.600
stock; closes 7 p.m. and Sundays; o-yr.
lease; price. $l2.t>00; easy terms. Capital
Adjusting & Finance Co., exclusive agent
for owner._loUKH.st. njv._Met._4813.
RESTAURANT. LIQUOR: excellent loca
tion; estab. business; low rent; $3,000
cash and balance terms. Box 40!l-J,_8tar. •
ROOMING HOUSE, downtown. 34 rms., 14
baths, O-car garage. Good Income. Price,
$4,500; $3,000 down payment. Mrs. Gam
bel. 1008 H st. Met. 4813.
TO 8ETTLE AN ESTATE
Executor wishes to sell small, furnished
apt. house. 1 block north Dupont Circle; 3
apts., nicely turn., and basement; bldg. In
fine condition; air-conditioned, automatic
heat, large hot-water storage tank, 2-car
garage; present income $2,160 per year;
fully rented; will sacrifice for $12,600. In
cluding furnishings: $3,000 will handle.
Box 129-E. Star.
ROOMING HOUSE. 12 rooms, h.-w.h.
Rent. $05. Good Income. Real bargain
for $400. half cash. ,
Rooming house. 14 rooms. 2 baths. Cheap
rent. Income about $300. Sacrifice ac
count of illness; $500 down.
Lunch, well equipped. 3-rodm apt. Cheap
rent. Bargain; $260 down.
LUNCH, beer, well equipped. Cheap rent.
Splendid business; $500 down.
Delicatessen. 2 furnished rooms. Rent,
$35. Price, only $25(1.
Delicatessen. 3 rooms. Rent, $25. Tran
sient si. Asking $450.
R. M. CURTIS. 003 P St. N.W. Natl. 9140.*
BIO PROFITS—SMALL OVERHEAD
Operatr a modern O Mahony diner and
be independent. If you have some capital
to finance your own business, write lor
latest catalog or visit our factory.
JERRY o MAHONY. INC.. ESTAB. 1909.
990 W. Grand St,. ELIZABETH. N. J.
_World's Largest Dining Car_Bullders._
CAFETERIA, downtown, P st., seats 350:
rental, *370; closes 8 pm. Does *150
daily: very beautiful equipment; price.
$10,000: easy terms.
_1008 H St. N.W._Met. 4813.
DOES $10,000 MONTHLY
Business, downtown financial section,
well established; whisky. Rathskeller:
percentage rental: cooling system: retiring.
Clears over *10.000 yearly. Price, $18,500.
Terms. *ti.5oo down.
Exclusive Agent for Owner.
_1008 H St. N.W._Met._4Sl3._
This Is one of the largest shops on
upper 14th st. *T0o to *tioo wkly: rent.
*150; price. *tt ooo: terms. Miss McCown.
1008 H st. n.w. Met. 4813.
_miscellaneous for sale._
AFGHAN, beautiful gift: 12 colors yarn.
$15; also 2 handmade baby comforts; pink
and blue. $2._Emerson *08ti.
AIR COMPRESSORS, reconditioned, priced
far below market. Good stock of car
washers and other used garage equip
ment. It will pay you to investigate our
varied stock Standard AiHomotive Supply
Co. I Min l 4th n.w.
ANTIQUE GRANDFATHER S CLOCK gen
uine solid cherry case, in good condition.
1357 Perry pi. n.w.. after H. _ •
ANTIQUES from estate. Glass, china, sil
ver. furniture, books, prims, frames mir
rors. lamps._ Edelson. HI s 5th st. n.w.
BEAUTIFUL SMALL PIANO, like new: sac
rifice: $3o. Leaving city. A. M. Lans
lord 14 T st. n.e.
BEDROOM, living room suites, breakfast i
set. studio couch, vanity, chifforobe. rugs,
gas stove, beds. _3303 Georgia ave. *
BILLIARD AND POOL TABLES ail'sizes!
supplies, repairing ping-pong tables and ac
cessories. Conn. 810 9 th st.jq .w\_Dist._4711.
BLOWERS. $7 50 to $17.50; thermostat. $«,
installed small charge; repaired: terms;
exhaust fans, motors. Carty. IftOft 14th
BRICK. LUMBER AND PLUMBING ma
terials at. bargain prices from hundreds of
wrecking jobs, reconditioned and neatly ar
ranged for your easy selection at Hech
lnger's. You'll save time as well as money
by coming to any of our four yards. We
quote delivered or undelivered. Phone
orders. Atlantic 1400.
HECHINGER CO. Used Material Dept.
15th A H Sts. N.E. Oth A C Sts. S W.
5025 Ga^Ave. N.W._J 005 Nichols S.E.
BRICKS, beams, angle Irons, reinforced
rods lumber. Including sheathing flooring;
doors, sash plumbing fixtures, radiator*,
etc._Herfurth. Half and O sts._s.e._
CASH REGISTERS, two Nationals; 'one
single drawer and one with four drawers:
both in first-class shape. Price reasonable.
Box_4 S 4 - H .S tar._
CHEST DRAWERS. $5: drop-leaf table,
$10; bed-davenport. $u»; rugs, tables, bric
a-brac. pictures, books, large mirror. Mov
ing Wednesday, must sell today. 2232 Wis
consin ave. Emprson 7500.
DINING RM. SUITE, oak. 7 piecesTincl~4
leather-seated chairs: excellent condition.
No dealers. Columbia 3302.
ELECTROLUX REFRIGERATOR, excellent
condition. 41.? cubic ft.. $45. 30 Flower
ave . Takoma Park, Md. Shepherd 4070-M.
FUR COAT. Hudson seal: cost $300; excel
lent condition: $43. Sport fur coat. $20.
Cleveland 0032.__1 •_
FURNITURE—Love seat, bookcase, bed
room suite with twin brass beds, odd
chairs, small safe, table lamp card tables,
gas stove. Harry P. Jones. Security Stor
age. 114o 15th._*
GAS PUMPS. 2. elec.; l’a-ton Chevrolet
tank truck: also Ford truck. Must sell.
GAS RANGES—Special sale floor samples,
demonstrators and slightly used, modern,
table-top models: priced to move quickly.
31 2L_14th st. n.w._Columbla_0200._
GAS STOVE. Detroit Jewel, new. table-top:
cheap for cash. 3313 R. I. ave. n.e.
IRON FIREMAN STOKER. 115-h.p. boiler,
and stack: stoker in perfect condition,
boiler usable but old: replaced with larger
equipment and in our way; make us an
offer in whole or part. Q & S Laundry.
LATHE Pratt & Whitney, lft-in. swing,
s-ft. bed. sacrifice, $250. Standard Auto
LIVING ROOM SUITE, overstaffed. 3
piece. excellent condition; a real bargain,
rtl , Farragut st. n.w.
MOTORS for refrigerators, ventilators:
sold, repaired: belts, brushes, bearings, pul
leys ._*• hiding._Harris. !>th and O n.w. •
OFFICE FURNITURE, new. used desks,
chairs, filing cabinets Washington Salvage
Co. new location. 800 E n.w. Natl. >.2«B.
PERIOD ANTIQUES—French grandfather's
clock, inlaid: various other beautl'ul pieces.
Windsor. Chippendale. Duncan Phyfe. etc.
PIANO—Steinway grand. In very good
condition. $395. on very easy terms. Nat.
47:111._Kltt's. 13311 G st._Open evenlngs.
PIANOS, used spinet types. J4o to jlitoT
Very easy terms. The Piano Shop. 1337
14th st. n.w. Decatur somi.__
PIANO—Smallest size late model atudlo
upright In perfect condition. $08. Very
easy terms. Nat. 4730. Kltt’s, 1330 G
PIANO, baby grand: mahogany: fine con
dition: just tuned: $85 for quick sal#.
1428 Irving at. n.e._
PIANO, apartment grand, mahogany:
good condition. Call after 5 p.m. for ap
point ment._ Deestur B2()l. Apt . 521. »
PIANO, spinet model, cost $150: pur
chased before Christmas: sacrifice. $05
cash. Apt. 105. 1020 1 Oth at. n.w._
PIANO, apartment upright, onlv Might ly
used. Will sacrifice. Harry P. Jones,
Security Storage. 1140 15tli._»
PIANO—Latest model full keyboard apart
ment upright, in almost new condition.
$158. A repossession, it can be purchased
by merely continuing the balance of the
$0 monthly payments. Nat. 3223. Arthur
Jordan Piano Co._corner_13th and G ats.
PIANOS—Used uprights. $5 and $10 cash.
Delivery extra or you can haul them your
self. The Piano Shop. 1337 14th st. n.w.
PIANOS—Special values In reconditioned
baby grands. Smallest size model. $105;
Schmidt Sc Schultz anartment model.
$105: Story Sc Clark walnut apartment
model, latest model, like new. $375. Very
easy terms. Nat. 4730. Kitt's. 13.30 O
: at. Open evenings._
PIANOS FOR RENT—New apinettea. $4.50
monthly. Nat. 3223. Arthur Jordan
i Piano Co., corner 13th and O ats._
! PRINTERS—We buy Sell and exchange.
• See Printers' Supply. 35 S. Gay. Balto..
RADIATOR lor 1035 Ford truck: excellent
condition: priced .low. Reliable Motor
Service. 2129 14th n.w. North 8003. »
RADIO. 3 938 Philco. battery set using
the new dry battery. Cost $89.50. will
sell for half. Electrical Center. 514 10th
st, n.w,, Natl. 8872.•
RADIO. O. E.. late all-wave table model:
perfect condition: $10.95: $1 wk. F. 8.
Harris Co.. 3099 14th n.w. Col. IHOQ.
RADIO (Philco). 8 tubes, cabinet, recond.
and guar., $14.95; $1 week. P. 8. Harris
Co.. 3009 14th n.w. Columbia 0100._
RADIOS—1938 Philco. Veg. $49.95 model.
5(1% off: 12-tube Zenith. 1937 model. 50%
off.' Apex Elec. Co., 709 Pth at. n.w.. at O.
RADIOS. $3.95 compl. and up: clearance
sale reconditioned sets: 8-tube Majestic.
$0.95: Id-tube R. C. A.. S9.95. Apex Elec.
Co,. 709 Oth st. n.w.. at O._
REFRIGERATORS, rebuilt and guaranteed:
also floor samples: 20% off. Get our prices.
Electrical Center. 514 10th at. n.w. Natl.
REFRIGERATORS, electric: eaay terms.
New and used as low. as $25. _ P. O.
Smith. 413 H st. n.e. Lincoln 6050.
RUGS. two. 9x12. American made: also 5
: Oriental scatter rugs: also oval rag rug.
Harry P. Jones. Security Storage. 1140
i RUGS <3>. 9x12. imported: sacrifice for
! $15.50 each. 1772 Columbia rd.. Apt. 1.
MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE.
Hud's—Oriental and hooked ruga:' braai
andlrona: allver, china, glassware. Reason
able._Cassablan._1608 Wisconsin ave.
SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES. 1,400; vault
doors, bank counters, cash lockers, par
titions. grill work. etc. John F. Moran.
Recelver._Park Savings Bank;_
SEWINO MACHINE Singer consol*. Ilk*
new; will sacrifice tor cash. Renting, re
SEWINO MACHINES. Singer, new and
shopworn; easy terms or cash; bargains;
Irre narking._3337 Conn. ave.__
SEWINO MACHINES! Singers, r. b. port
able, It. corn.. $25: knee cont.. light. $28;
r. b.. d. h.. guar.. 817.60. 3337 Conn, ave.
SEWING MACHINES—White port. elec.,
like new. sacrifice; West. Elec. port.. $20;
dropheads, $5 up: tailor type. $15 up;
rents. *3_up; repairs, $l._Lear. West 30ttn.*
SEWINO MACHINES — Singer portable
elec.. $27.50 and $30; drop-head Singer.
$7.50 and $10; console elec.. $30; all
machines guaranteed. We repair all types
ot machines and vacuum cleaners. 927
F st. n.w. Hepubllcl lulu._
STORE FIXTURES—Show cases, wall
cases, counters, shelving, tables, mirrors.
Iron safes, chairs, tables. coS*« urns,
stools, toasters, electric sllcers, mixers,
beer coolers, beverage boxes, soda foun
tain. Hussman electric refrigerating cases,
scales, electric grinders, steam tables,
strlllzer* and other equipment. Edgar
Baum. Inc.. 307 iith st. n.w.____
SUN LAMPS—New mercury arc. $17.50;
used Hanovla home model. $45; slightly
used Rose short wave. Big discount. E.
J. Rose Mfg. Co- 1425 H st. n.w._
TIRES, used; 4 Oeodyear 4-ply all-weath
er tread: excellent condition; $4.50 each.
1818 Ontario ph_n.w._2*_
TRUCK BODY. 12-ft. stake. Ist-class;
quick sale, $35. 8818 18th st. n.e. North
TWO EASY CHAIRS, sofa, bedstead, sev
eral small pieces. 3435 R st. n.w.. Apt.
TYPEWRITERS—Sold, rented and re
paired; all makes. United, 813 14th n.w.
TYPEWRITERS. Underwood. Smith. Wood
stock. $18.50: portable. $13.50: perfect
condition. Blaustein's. 1448 Park rd..
Apt. 7. Columbia_4(S25._
TYPEWRITER, practically new. late model
Standard Woodstock. Need forces bar
gain. J. D. Faust. 17113 P st. n.w. Decatur
20511. afler_5 p.m._*_
TYPEWRITERS—New Underwood junior
portable. $30.50; high-grade rentals, $3
month, delivered. Central Typewriter Co..
923 O st. n.w National 8120._
USED TYPEWRITERS” and "adding ma
chines at a big saving. Also rent and re
pair. Established 25 years. Open eves.
1431 East_Capltol st. Llncoln_00K2._
VACUUM CLEANERS, rebuilt, i-year guar.
Eureka. Hoover. G. E.. etc.; 2.V1 off;
absolutely the cheapest price In town.
Electrical Center. 514 10th st. n w„ Natl.
VACUUM CLEANER, used Hoover. $9.05:
good condition. Apex Elec. Co.. TU9 Util
st. n.w.. at G. _ ■_
VACUUM ” CLEANERS — Electrolux. 350
watt American model, complete, like new,
$40; small model. $10; 2-motor Airway,
$37; Hoovers, Eurekas. $8 up. Vac Ex
change. 150 R st. n.e. North 7043. Open
v a c u u m Cleaners — electrolux,
HOOVER, EUREKA. G. E.. ROYAL. APEX.
AIRWAY. PREMIER and other line sweep
ers at SACRIFICE PRICES; new and fac
Tory rebuilt like new; 1-year bond guar.
Honest values. We deliver and demon
strate day or night. BEST BRANDS CO..
*05_llth_st. n.w. National 7 773. _
VACUUM CLEANERS—EUREKA." *4.7 5;
AIRWAY. $s 7 5: HOOVER OR ELECTRO
LUX. *12.75; factory rebuilt, like new.
OPEN EVES. AND SUNDAYS to 10 P.m.
STANDARD BRANDS. 1333 14th st. nw.O*
WASHING MACHINE.' Apex de luxe spin
ner. reg. *15li.5o model, at hall price.
*70.5o: fully guaranteed; easy terms.
Ape E1pc._Co.,_j 09 oth st._n.w.._at G._
WASHING MACHINE—Brand-new *159.50
‘ Easy’' spinner: fully guaranteed: *134.50.
Proctor & Ridgely. 3524 14th n.w._
WASHING MACHINES, rebuilt like new: 1
year guar.; Easy. A. B. C Apex, etc.; 25'*
off Get our prires. Electrical Center.
514 loth st. n.wNatL_S*72._
WASHER, ringer type: very good condition;
*15. P. O. Smith. 413 H st. n.e. Lincoln
FOR SALE, CHEAP.
3 9 Genuine Loose Diamonds. *25.
Man’s Elgin Wrist Watch. *5.
_____ Call at 171 1 7th St. N.W._3*
In one of Washington's leading cemeteries,
cost more than $15,000 to build and has
never been used. It Is well located on
large plot with beautiful landscaping. I
will sacrifice at very low price. Deal direct
with owner. Address communications to
Box 5T-E. Star. ___
Large stock to choose from: small room
sizes. $8 95. $7.95. $9.95; $xll. $13.95;
9x12. $18 95
CAPITOL RUG CO.,
2*21 14th rat Harvard).
Open Eves, end Sunday Until 9 P.M._
SPECIAL BARGAINS IN USED
during our February Reduction
Sales. One Knabe, mahogany,
slightly used, *145; one Knabe in
walnut, splendid condition. $115;
one Apartment Size Upright, $115;
one Lauter Grand, $185; large size
Uprights, in perfect condition, from
*50 up. Pianos for rent for all
occasions. Don’t fall to examine
the Minipiano, the smallest up
rights made In all colors. Baldwin,
Haldman, Kranich & Bach and
1110 G St. N.W.
Reductions up to *50
FOR QUICK CLEARANCE. SIX
NEW APARTMENT SIZE UP
RIGHT PIANOS, FULL SCALE.
LIBERAL TERMS ARRANGED
DROOP'S • 1300 G
WANTED—Cruiser or hull, above 30 ft.;
cash. Greenwood 3714.__•
ISOTTA-FRASCHINT engine, straight eight,
aluminum base. In good running order.
German Bosch, magneto and starter. Pow
erful motor for boat. Universal Motor
Service, rear 1009 L st. n.w. Sterling PH48.
COAL, WOOD, FUEL OIL
CQRDWOOD. seasoned oak and pine, any
lengths; $7 per cord: free storage. Steph
en son. Capitol Heights 274._
WOOD—Seasoned oak. any length. *9 per
cord. Stored. Prompt delivery. J. 8.
Buck. Jackson 2020._
CORDWOOD. well-seasoned oak and pine,
any length: $7.50 cord. Prompt delivery.
Phone Lincoln 4074.
GRADED, seasoned wood for fireplace,
stove: hard. soft, any si*e. length: $7
cord $4.50 half. $2.50 quarter: free bun
dles of kindling: IS*, cash-carry dis
count ._Dist. 8548. Ext. 305._*
THOROUGHLY seasoned oak wood. $9
cord, any lengths, quality and quantity.
Prompt service. Save phone charge. Call
Cteorgia 0354. ___
THOROUGHLY SEASONED OAK. $9.50
cord: delivered, carefully stored; prompt
service, honest measure; save toll charges.
Phone Shep. 4847. M. C. Brown. Brink
CATTLE AND LIvFsTOCK.
12 BIG HORSES and mare with foal. 4
big mules. 2239 Pa. ave. s.e., end of Ave.
75 MULES. 25 work horses. 3 riding
horses: all guaranteed to. work and do
any kind of a Job. Poplar Neck Stock
Farm. P. F. Tippett, mgr., Cheltenham.
DISPOSAL SALE—Pair of handsome
spotted horses, weight 2.500, 8 and 4 yrs.
old: 4 Percheron horses. 4 yrs. old; nalr
mares and 3 prs. mules, harness and tools.
No reasonable offer refused. Contractor's
stable, rear 730 12th st. s.e.. block and
half south of Pa. ave._1*
B? PRIVATE PARTY—Sorrel Belgian
mare, white mane and tall. 1.500 lbs.: two
single farm horses, pony broke to work:
span young mare mules, 2.400 lbs.: one
leader, condition good, no further use.
_DOGS, PITS, ITC.
COCKER 8PANTEL PUP, re*., male, black:
7 champions In 3 generations; $35. 17ld
N.Wayneat.. Arlington. Walnut 7208. •
COCKER "SPANIEL PUPPY. maleTbiaeF:
also pointer puppy; field atoclc; both pedl
greed ;_reas Wisconsin
WIRE FOX TERRIERS, complete, rroom
If*' *•>: hand-plucked, bathed, nailg
pipped: called for and returned. Adlea
Kennels_Mr. and Mrs s A. Woolner. Wash
lngton Grove. Md. Gaithersburg 208-J.
~ POULTRY V EGGS.
Rocks and New Hampshire*.
Order now for Saturday’s hatch. J. B.
Henry. Falls Church 348.
BAKE OVEN, small, suitable for bakery:
one medium-size mixing machine. Co
CA31I for used golf balla, any'oondltlon.
“nj[ ihantlty. 428 8th at. n.w. Phone
Met. 8815. _ 2*
CLOTHINO—Highest prices paid for men's
used clothing. Berman’s. 1122 7th it. n.w.
Phone Met. 3787._Open_evenings.
CONCRETE BLOCK MACHINE, bldg, ma
terials. deep well pump. Call evenings
District 8548. Ext. 305. *
ENGINEER'S Y-LEVEL. must'be In good
condition; slate where can be seen and
price. Box 88H-J. Star.
FURNITURE—Call Natl. B244-for lest
prices for household, office furn.: prompt
service. After 8 p.m. call North 7868
FURNITURE—All kinds! 3-burner gas
ranges; bric-a-brac. Highest prices. Na
FURNITURE, rugs, stoves, office furniture"
household goods, etc.; positively highest
cash prices. For best result* call any time,
L!nc._f>488._Reliable moving done.
FURNITURE, bric-a-brac, china, glass
ware, rugs, silverware, paintings, highest
cash prices paid. Call Murray. Adams 6133.
OLD GOLD, white or natural; antloue Jew
elry. watches, dental gold. Caeh paid.
Schiller Bros., 033 F n.w. •
SEWING MACHINES—Will buy all types.
Call_rtepublic_I mi". _
WANTED AT ONCE comple*e stork new
and used furniture or will buv large
Individual lot._ Call Columbia 5nn.A-J._
WILL PAY CASH FOR'SMALL'PIANO or
spinet: no dealer. Bargain only. De
GOLD—BRING YOUR-OLD GOLD-SIL
VER. PLATINUM. TEETH. DISCARDED
JEWELRY WE PAY CASH. A. KAHN.
INC._45 YEARS AT _035_F._
OLD GOLD silver, platinum purchased for
manufacturin'' use; maximum price paid.
BURNST1NE S, 081 G ST. N.W.
„ CASH FOR OLD GOLD.
Silver, walches. diamonds and old dis
carded Jewelry; full cash value paid.
SELINGERS. 818 F St. N.W.
WATCHES. JEWELRY. ETC.
Highest Cash Prices Paid.
_A. MARKEL. Room ‘.Ml. DIM F N.W.
I BUY FURNITURE. DL 77337
1 PIECE OR 1 (ion. DAY AND NIGHT.
PROMPT SERVICE EVERYWHERE.
Special Attention to Entire Household*._•
CASH FOR OLD GOLD.
PUBLIC PAWNBROKERS EXCHANGE.
_ 813 F St. N.W._4*
ISih AND COL. RD.—Attractive room,
large closet, next bath; oil heat; refined
home;_1', K5JLanier pi. n.w._
1357 EUCLID ST. N.W.—Attrac. rm. 2nd
fl.: inner-spring mattress; all the com
forts of a real home; ref.
PRINCE KARL. 1001 K sr. n.w.—Attrac
tive. clean newly furnished rooms, lnner
sprins^iattresses. running water, some pri
vate bWths: single $5.75 up: double. S10
to S15_week:_hotel and switchboard service.
3 834 COLUMBIA RD —S3 and" $4 50 wk.:
single, double rnfs.: clean, warm: 4 baths:
c. h ,w.: 2-c ar 1 i n e s; m e ru_Ada ms 10213.
3 0Oo MASS. AVE. N.W.—Large room for
three: also dowtole and single rooms: rea
PORTLAND HOTEL. Vt. ave. arThomas
Circle—** 50 week: hotel service: frejh
towels daily; your mail and phone calls
attended to: shower bs.: walk to work. 1*
3 7113'"RHODE ISLAND AVE. N.W.—Gentle
man. large, weli-furnished room private
bath, shower, single; double, single room.
1711 3*th ST. N.W.—Large, nicely fur
nished room for two. twin beds, unlimited
phone, next to bath; p!entv hot water
, and heat; S30. Also single room will be
' available on 1 st. $22 5<>,_i •
ALTURAS, 1503 1 Oth stT r. w—Convent
, iently located. 24-hr. elev. and hotel serv
ice: nr. showers. Singles. $4.5o: double $o.
112 S J4th ST. N.W.—Attractive large,
comfortable: large closet: 2nd floor; next
to bat$3.5o -ingle. S4 double._
3 423 R. I. AVE. N.W.—Single room, inner
spring mattress; hot. cold water; $18
month. Gentleman. North 8703.
3042 RODMAN ST. N.W. — Large front
room, next bath, reasonable. Emerson
1 OIK BILTMORE ST. N.W.—Attractive,
large room; private home: good transp.;
gentlemen: phone: reas. Adams 3 9Q1.
185« MINT WOOD PL. N.W.—Lovely turn,
room. 5 windows, next shower: board if
desired: quiet, priva'e home; reasonable.
Prefer gen11 eman. Adams 41 94.
1402 VARNUM ST. N.W.—Young Jewish
man share beautiful room with another;
twin beds, private bath; near transp.
Adams JT93R. ___
l.'vn L ST. N.W.—Lovely 1 h.k. basement
room, newly decorated. S5.5Q._
928 M ST. N.W.. -The Aristocrat**—Desir
able and comfortable basement l.h.k. room,
newly decorated. £6.
1630 RHODE ISLAND AVE. N.W.--Gentle
man. private home, attractive room with
bath_andshower: also small room. 1*
2010 WYOMING AYE N.W.—Large 2nd
floor room, twin beds, with porch; at
tractively furnished:_unlim._phone. _.
1423 R ST N.W.. Apt No. 12—Large room,
twin beds new furniture; well-heated room,
in private family; cheap rent for couple.
m p n_o r_l a die _2*
131 s loth ST. N.W.—Refined young man
shjye room with another; twin beds, semi
bath. shower; walking distance depts.
1431 CHAPIN ST. N.W.. block 14th 8t.
car—Attrac. rm : unlimited phone: 2 bath
rooms; refined surroundings: gentleman
DUPONT CIRCLE. 3014 P at.—Beautiful.
well-furni?hed studio rm.: nice, single,
clean, comfortable: reasonable.
1330 BELMONT ST. N W.. Apt. 31—
Large, bright, warm, clean front room,
nicely furnished, next bath. Adams 4473-J.
__ __ _4*
1704 IRVING ST. N.W.—Gentleman to
share :argp front room, private bath; new
ly decorated. Afrer 4 p.m
1«2R COLUMBIA RD N W.—Cozy* front
room, twin bed?, c.h.w.; warm, clean
quiet: $7; housekeeping. $6.
1771 MASS. AVT. N.W.—Gentleman: love!
ly single room nicely furnished, well kept;
shower bath, c.h.w._
1702 K 8T. N.W.. Apt. 62—Studio rm..
newly dec.; new maple furn.; 2 girls; share
bath with_l: *22.50 each._Met. 47»9. 4*
OPENING. 1751 Park Rd.—Furn. or un
furn.. studio, single and double; clean,
light; near cars; from $15 to $22.50
mo._Met ronolit an J2694. _______________
215* CALIFORNIA ST. N.W.. Apt. 201 —
Large, beautifully furn. room, single or
dou b 1 e:_un lim._ phone:_re a s._
BURLEITH—Attractive single room, Sim
mons bed; on bus line; breakfast privileges:
$17.50 month._Emerson 2409 after 3.
1417 PARK RD. N.W.. Apt 54—Large
room in private home, suitable for one
629 EAST CAPITOL ST.—Comfortable,
newly decorated sleeping rooms; c.h.w.. oil
4206 loth STTTf.E.—One room, kitchen, tar
single or c\noloved couple; adult family.
DOUBLE, single room, private home: eon
venient transportation._Adams 1Q4Q6.
GENTLEMAN to share room with twin
beds and private bath; I block of Scott
Circle. Decatur 5042.
1402 L ST. N.W.—1 room. pvt. bath,
c.h.w.. maid service; gentlemen only; reas.
National 5577__ 1*
141'« LONGFELLOW ' ST N.W.—flitting
and bedroom adjoining; these art excep
tionally nleej^ one. $3(1; two. $35._j •_
2031 PARK RD. N.W., overlooking Rock
Creek Park—Beautifully furn. rm.. eeml
pvt. bath, c.h.w.. unlim. phone; pvt. home:
COZY STUDIO in pvt. apt., suitable 2 or 8:
guest privileges: unlim ph.: walk, dlst.;
rea._1223 121h at. n.w.. Apt. 41.
2021 O ST. N.W.—Sunny, clean front rm.:
twin beds; $S wk. Also large single rm..
$5 week._North 3271. __
CHEVY CHASE. D C.—Twin bedroom for
1 or 3 men. private bath: unlimited phone
In room: at bus stop. 3101 Northampton
st.. cor, N"braska ave. Cleveland 5837,
REAL HOME for mother and child: V,
blk. school and bus; noon lunches. Emer.
tf.TJO i«th pT. N.W.—Large front double
| room, next to bath.
THE PORTNER. 15th and You, Apt. 850—
Front room, well furnished; gentlemen
only. North 1420.__
1220 Kith ST. N.W.—Walking distance,
bright, airy front basement; continuous
hot water: gentleman._Dist. 9328.
1432 GIRARD ST. N.W.—Delightfully
turn, alnale rm , cozy, warm; breakfast or
l.h.k. If desired: reas._
?827 MASS. AVE. B.E.—Large front room.
double or twin beds: reasonable._1«
1218 IRVING ST. N.E . near Catholic U.—
Large, newly decorated rm.. comfortably
furn.: near stores, bus line; single or
double. $3 and $4. Dec. 01137-W.
1821~BELMONT RD. NW.—Desirable eln
gle bedroom or bed-llvlng room; good lo
1844 KALORAMA RD. *N W.—Double rm..
twin beds: 2 refined gentlemen. Also sln
gle rm.. running water, nr. bath, shower.
144*1 NEWTON ST. N.W.—Single and dou
ble rooms, light housekeeping; convenient
location: reasonable_Adams 8833,
1007 OTIS PL. N.W.—L.h.k. room, newly
decorated; c.h.w.; private home; cheap to
settled lady. Columbia 0788-J.
5314 KANSAS AVE. N.W.—Desirable, large
front room, private bath, c.h.w : suitable
for l_or 2 gentlemen. Georgia 0580,
1021 15th ST. S.E.—Neatly furnished room
In new house, with refined family, for re
fined party: all conyenlences^Reasonable.l^
BEGINNING Feb. 1. 1358 Columbia rd.
n.w.. attractive rooms: reas. Col. 4802.
DOWNTOWN. 1008 M st. n w.—Bright
front room, first floor, neat'y furn. Also
single: quiPt. very reason able,
SHERMAN. L and 15th. Apt. 701—AUrac
tlve studio room and dinette, suitable for
light housekeeping; completely furnished.
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