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THE FABMEB: JUNE 18, 1912 '
I7e Give
Spatial Good Values for Wednesday
Tonov styles Just arrived for Misses and Ladies
v this makes some 34 or 35 styles we are now showing
Wdrc?sc3 from $1.98 to $18.98. These two new styles
txq regular $6.50 and $10.00 values, but on account of
ItZxir late purchase we are enabled to sell them to you
and $0.3.; ; . ; ; ' . v- "V: . '
wizjrrouAb oiijc GipvES 69c ivvm
White Bilk Gloves are a tn&e sca ,nffwa'
jdejarbst you'll find a complete line in every size at
IUino'D. UTincra are double-tipped and these are made
of crtra good heavy quality silk, unusual good value at
CDs pair. ' ''
V'f A lot of Washable Four4n-Hand Ties for Men, but
now also worn by Women, ; especially with tailored
T7dci3, Just arrived. These; are a clean-up from a
jnanufacturer who has started on the making of his
ITcjj cjlktica; bo come choose from a lot of 12c to 25c
Wcsh Ti3 tt Cc each.
Lot of 10c Wash Ties will be cold at.-.-. . . .... .5c each
'lCcCoft Collars, all sices, all styles, special. .0c each.
A new lot of dhildren's fine White- Cotton Tests
and Pants Just arrived. We have sold similar qualities
ei ICz &nd considered them excellent, value at the price;
tut a f ortunata purchase enables us to offer this lot at
Hjo ccch. . .i.P :" U
Cliitiri Cait Oacsa and Bags are the ideal way of
CrTCllnj about in cummer for they weigh so little in
Czzzz&rtz that oven crammed full of .wearables you
lordly mind carry them about even on the hottest of
fiijE 'Czit Qzzzs cr B&33 whichever style you prefer
" Cl3 vafces, atT Blines - C3c. v--; ; ''"-"Py ;;
j tli Wt he wi not a ttiem-
C-t j no knowledge of the ex
. iitenee of a fraternity at the Brldge
rtrt dc School, John Devine, accus
ed c wt&rtsj a I3gh fchool frater
xilj pin, was exonerated and excused
4he inembejw of the Board of Bdu
mHob tKir meotinr. last evenlnr.
Cavine. a clean cut 'youth of 19
ytsn, tow wwd the rounder of the
cad tsrft with hi straightforward
aexmrenr every question put! to
kt3 v eonvlncfn manner. lie te
a satribtr of the present Senior class
will graduate with fctscias next
- Charges -. were preferred , afainst
- young Devine to fiupt. 1eane "by Prln-
- 0 caoond of the High , echeoi.
- 4 eharcee were heard in executive
gnJra ty the beard at their meeting
Ust week, and Prtncfeaj 8lmonde and
itf yeuns man- were ordered to apt
vrT before the hoard last evening-,
.meet pal lnxmde ald: 'Folio wring
:r9 snd 'resulatlone) imposed up
e xne, relative to the wearing by etu-
, r3 t fraternity, or sorority pins, I
rt7ite2h t -.the . superintendent i; that
' 3j& jx&aub was wearing a fraternity
ti wfci on school premises. ; I d
itrtri the pin on JHvlne'e shirt front
Ctl related te It, He bmshed deep
' K rra pulled his oat together.' -. -.
: pea Questioned, Prin&pal fllmonde
'-" ctattf that this was the sole instance
erer noted of the violation of
-"-4 board's rule, ; ' ' -'
" Touns Devine was theft duestionea
- it ltnsb. He stated that he did on
-c?e oceggjon wear a fraternity pin' in
the tUrh School, slno the mew rules
went into effect. He had become a
. gagriber of the Gamma Delta Psi fra
"trIty hef org such orgenlxations were
atiUthed. Aeked as o the clrcum
etanees of wearing the pin. he stated
at th eTening: before be had placed
i& rip on bit ehirt f rant, and that
t C-tiatally he bad neg-lected to take
tie-pin off the next morning, wearing
Oe etnUero to school. In answer to
a peinted ojueetlon by Commlseioncr
3 he said: "It was not intentional
oti i my pert to wear the pin to
enool. .
ald commissioner CSiallenger: "A?
the rouatr - man ' has accidentally
broken one of the rules, (there has
hieei no grevtous offense 'committed.
- irr.. eimondg ttates that this was the,
only infringement of the rule he ever
dttenn. u were is a iraiemuy
prneat. there must be more pine."
"Put he has broken one of. the
rules," broke in Commissioner il.
i .It was oidte evident by the Questions
eked that the commissioners were
aesieue to learn if fraternities etui
exited at the High School, even with
the drastic rules, keeping such organi
sation down, in operation. Commie
ntener Bell asked of Principal &l
monds were there any indications at
the school at present that a fraternity
sxltd, Mr. Slmonds replied that at
the present time It was his belief and
also that of the teacher, that there
were four young men, three in the
Senior class and one in the Junior
. ctTJ, who were members of f rater
. t"T before those organisations were
atcChedi tSr, Devine was not In
5ia?d In that four. "When I de-
. trr54 the pin." said Mr. Simonde, "my
' tist impression was that the societies
, were taking in new members, as the
yesag man was not known to me as
. raber of a fraternity."
. 3e Commissioner Boardman was
r?stlottIng young Devine as to the
iit of his acceptance into the fra
ttTSiJty, CommltwnerCttlilnan made
m tl octlen that if the young man
css afavit that he ie not a mem
JTrr cf a Kir?! eehooi fraternity, that
te te C-"- rd and be permitted to
rrrCr-t w-. hla data. . The motion
CTi3a and Commies loner Doard-
Green Trading Stamps
man who is also a commissioner'ewt
the uperior court - and a notary,
swore in the young man. putting- to
him the following questions: ;
"Were you at the time Mr. Simonda
aeteotea you wearing the pin, a mem
her of a High School fraternity?" "Do
you know of the existence of a fra
ternity in the High School T' and
"Have you attended a meeting of any
fraternity within the year?" to au of
which Mr. Devine answered a bright
ana snappy -jsro, sir - yne young
man was men excusea, v tnanrang the
board before bis departure for their
indulgence in the matter. v
This is the first reported infringe
ment of the rules set down by the
educational board since the rules went
into effect about two years ago. Then
fraternities were abolished at the High
School, and to keen them from train
ing; a foothold again, rules prohibiting
me wearing- of pine and emblems were
also, set up. . ' ... :y'---.
Miser Ruth Griffin of .Ogden street
who is soon to marryAttorney .Ivan
tu Morehouse of Stratford was sum
moned to the home of Miss Grace
Sheridan last evening end there -met
her classmates of B.' H. S. Normal,
'06.. - She was the recipient of a hand
some chafing dish, and a tmsketful of
kltchenware, each article properly
ticketed so ' that she will know the
wee of each one following her initia
tion into the mysteries of domestic
science. A delightful evening was
passed and a tempting luncheon was
served. Those present were the
Misses Katherlne Flynn, Martha Han
son," May Light, Margaret Kleiey,
Mary 0'l.eary, Frances Baldwin, Jane
Mallon, Augusta Mendaii. Susie Oav
en. Mary MeNamara, Jennie Berg,
Buth Qrif fin, Julia Griffin and Grace
Sheridan. v -
(Continued from Page 7.)
First disputes Harry Mendell,
Bridgeport.- - .-
Second disputes J. p. Brown, Mil
ford, C. C. Carter, Norfolk, Raymond
A. Parker, Williman tie. Allen P. Tan
ner, Naugatuck and DeVer C. Warn
er, - Bridgeport.
First colloquies Ralph Keeler and
H. M. King. Stamford.-
Second colloquies Lawrence : M.
Cornwall. Bridgeport and C. R. Gard.
ner, T)erby. .
Dcd Bugs Keep Rooms
From Renting
Many desirable rooms don't
rent for the simple reason
that they are known to be
infested with Bed Bugs.
Spend 25 cents and clean
your home, and your rooms
will rent. Tell the public
your house has been cleaned
with Cyrus Presto Killer
and the applicant for rooms
will be satisfied. There s
nothing better made noth
ing so clean to use and noth
ing so harmless to human
beings- it does not burn.
Try a can 25 cents, it is
worth money to you, , ,
Fairfield Arenue and
Courtland Street
Public Teaching Day at City
Normal School Tomor
row Afternoon
Annual Commencement Exer-
dses to be Held in High
School Hall Next
Monday Even
ing TtiKll r
port city Nermai school win be held
nan. or tne ecnool in Clinton avenue,
at 2 o'clock. All interested in the
work of the prospective teachers will
he welcome. The hall has a lanrs
capacity. ,
The program for oublic teaching
oay roiiows:
Singing. graduating class; explana
tory introduction; physical exercises.
pupils of portable; phonics. Miss
Bruce, Miss Connelly: kinds of sen
tences, pupils of room 1, Miss Burke;
story lesson, pupils of room 2, Miss
Henley; teet in ' adding numbers;
pupils of room 3, eight reading". Miss
Barker, Mias Burges; word drill,
pupils of room 4. Miss Roche; num
ber problems, pupils of room S;
punctuation, pupils of room ; physi.
punctuation, pupws or room s; pnysi-
cal exercises, Miss Barkey. Miss Hen-
drix; .forms of verba, pupils of room
7 ; application of phonic rules, pupils
of room ; equivalents in denominate
numbers. Miss Devine, Miss Fen ton;
spelling, pupils of room Miss Don
van; locative geography, pupils of
room 10, sight sincing;- Miss Cush
man. Miss Dargan; physical exercises,
pupils of room 11. sight reading. Miss
Hawkins. Miss Laingf presentation of
class gift. Miss Fen ton; acceptance of
gift. Or. Charles Deane. superin
tendent of schools; singing, graduat
tog- class.
Tne annual commencement exer
cisgs of the class of 1912 will be bold
at the High school hail.
evening, June 24, at 8 o'clock. The j
chief address will be by Marion j
Leroy Burton, Pb. t).. D.D., L..UD..I
president of Smith College. Her
theme will be "Loyalty." The order
of exercises Indicates that the sim
pllcity usually characteristic of the
commencement exercises of the Nor
mal school will prevail this rear. The
nroorrem roiiowa: Muoie. Rnrinar!
Spring!" Gaston Borch; addressf
uanon Aewoy tmrton, n. u.jd.,
11 D.; Music. "Row Us Swiftly."
Campana; presentation of diplomas,
Charles W. JJeaae. Ph. D.; music,
"Shepherd Lady,'V Armstrong.
' Here are the members of the
graduating class: Mary Nash Barker.
Mary ..- .ttveiyn . carvey; - rucnoiine
jttruce. Mauae xsiizaoeth surges.
jsiaoetn tiegina. isurke, Mary
Theresa " Connelly, " Eleanor 9Vgnes
cnmaiw Jane Agns "Dargan, Mar -
gart Mary Devine Catherine Irene
Donovan, Julia Anei Ttnton. Ella
Doretta f Han ley. Mary Madeleine
.rxenarw. js,iwaoetn Marion awKins,
Annie Murray Laing. Elixabeth Fran
ces Roche. 4
New Haven, June 19 Announce
merits of prise awards , in the Tale
today, and the following Conn-ET
bovi r mmnnw ,nma.
awards f--'.
fienorai thMAVM, h, .
cellence- In all adiw rria
wr a. mm a,va i&a.
Harold p. Raidwin N.nrafunv f.!
estrv: J. M. Cobev., New Hmmi' Thii-I
Judson, Jr.,, Deep River; C. B.
don, Hartford; Henry M, Lathrop.
iy v. unowu, ouuti) Ul JTTOM.I
snexton: u. H. ievine. - Hartford r C.I
G. Pardee, Cheshire; D. Ruotalo, New
Haven; J. Russo. New Haven: E. W.
Schmidt, New Britain: W. m. flcott
Peauabuck, ,W. H. Starkweather. nW
General two years honors: R. F.
Baker, New Britain and J. Cohen, I
New Haven.
General one year honors: George F.
Hughes, Bridgeport, and J. R. Lehy,
new naven.
General two year honors excellence
in all studies Class 113: W. E. An
derson. Stamford, Robert N. Blakes-
lee, Bridgeport, F. B. Chamberlain,
umonyme; s. s. tiaoiey, waning-
rorfl; it.' Hemingway, New Haven; I
C. P. Knowlton ana C. A. McCluskey, j
New Haven, jb. js. oviat, Bristol; w.
senmiat, ew Britain ana it. e.
Willard. New Haven. ,
included in the srenerai one year I
honors was P, W. gwain, Bridgeport,
, excellence in smaies in iresnman i
year-H. A. J3ea worth, Bridgeport; A. I
Blake, New Haven: A, P. Foley. Nor - I
,.,JV, . T. T fk.nl. TvT-..,iV, . TT ' TV. 1
v. vuKf ."wnniUf x. wvMU"i
son. wartrora; m. m. vonnson, .win-
wnwrvi.'-wij www; r
Murdoch,' Westbrook; W; : Sanford,
Hamden: W. D. Tomlinson. Bhelton:!
andvR., O. Warner. Of, New Haven.
Prizes Civil engineering: C. Q.
neering: F.
BelknaTp Priae in , Geology: Philip R.
f T 0iiiiuiutr ajt - vea'ftf I
u'vuuv" ,ww..y. . I
xiuiiurs iii epeviai muuica. tuuwui
tf. - H .mcmm. nr .lit. m I
H. Burns, -.Willimantic; Phillip Da-
Wellington, Waterbury.
For excellence in drawing and des
criptive geometry, Paul F. . Murdock,
Special tax-payers who are to con
tinue business on and after July 1,
must procure their special tax stamps
and have them posted as required by
law, on that date, else be reported to
the United States district attorney for
his action. Heretofore, In some in
stances, payment has - been delayed
and business has been carried on for
almost the entire month of July. The
warning points out the fact that for
carrying on business even for a day,
without the proper tax atamp, the fine
is not less than $100 nor more than
$5,000, and imprisonment for not less
than 30 days nor. more than two
years. Deputy Collector J. W. Ambler
will be in his office June 20. and
every day thereafter during June and
every special tax should be paid be
fore the close of business, June 39.
Contracts for the construction of
the new eight room school at Com
mercial street and North Washing
ton avenue were opened last evening
at a special session of the Board of
Education, i In each instance the low
est bidder was selected as follows:
Mason work, Casey & Hurley, $18,
900; carpenter work, Malcolm Mae
Fayden, $12,410: heating. C.S. Eames
& Co,, $i,7S5; painting, Samuel Dawe,
f82; piummng, J. F. Brady & Bro
M.000. The contracts aggregate $40,-865.
eog ir ain T, Hartford, Oosua. '
Wantable Summer Millinery
Panama Hats ....... . . .
Bleached Peanut Braid Hats. .....$ .98 to $ 2.00
Plain Peanut Braid Hats.
Banded Straw Sailor Hats.
Straw Auto Hats. . . . ......
White Lace Trimmed Hats .
Children's Trimmed TTnta
Ladies' Trimmed Dress Hats. ... . . .$ .98 to $25.00
i.---, c i- n:... it n
j AWCSOC1C OCCne in i4y UfiU
When Mystic Rite of Ancient
Order of Haters h Observed.
Beware of the voodoo Man!
Hell Bite your toee.
He'll shatter your nose,
The Terrible voodoo man.
The mystic rites of voodoo were cele
brated in City Hail, last night, in the
time between twilight and midnig-ht,
which, as everybody knows, is the
time when the left hind foot of a rab-
I bit killed -on the. greve of a suicide
' " dark of the moonis twice as
tor vlL '
voodoo is an awesome rite. Its
I awmiest xeature is the fetish. The
fetish is . a picture, or ah image, of
the thing upon which the voodoo is
to be placed- It may be a hated
rival, or a fellow who etole a job
away. But the real essenoe of It Is
l w we v mmwm - Mvewawpsv av M f ire II III mM
J ordinary means, such as sandbagging
i a ieiiow on tne snaay siae or an alley
I at 3 o. " m. First sret your .fetish:
then put the voodoo on it. There are
I several rules for this. They were
I practiced at City Hall last night, when
I the crayon picture of former Mavor
Buckingham came in to be hung . on
i tne line witn other former matom at
Present ware . Citv C)rle Ttourir
Alderman D. F. Walker, Alderman O.
1 "ST. King, -Mayor Clifford B. Wilson
I and Alderman p. H. BradV.
Hu cravm wm iirndiutil foM to -
ward the wall. There was a shudder-
in$ silence, a fierce glare, an Intensity
that could be cut with a lawn mower,
It was the voodoo working! The pic-
tare of the former Mayor shivered in
I lt: Craoie. " . The canvas trembled. In
dia ink drooped from the canvas eyes.
The voodoo was indeed working-. '
"Cur-s-s-e-s! May he shrivel; may
be pine, may he fade, may he perish
utterly from the land, may his grave
be forever unmarked. Let it be bant
ed by the hants who sear the con-
science and cesstcate the soul.
The final words of the terrible Im
precation concluded like the wail of a
ThsrwunfDtin - i Airs- ' A AnAflfio
io the olomn rltm of voodoo the
enemy Is consumed by the fires
nate. ana no more to te rearea
l verHuraywnf wnc me
mi m 1 . -m - M i .
picture was saie xo gaze upon.
i . .... .
"uet-u see wnat iOOgs inter' saw
I Alderman Walker.
Alderman P.. H. Brady turned the
Lang-Khose members dripped with the aweat
I ' J"' C Z . 1 1
. vvww. una . wwe ivm nwiui
The picture was speechless.
Not a word burst from the lips f
th crayoa.imaJ1 ; -
xet supezvuuon wae strong so uiai
ach feared
to lay hand upon the
Alderman King called for volunteers.
He suggested the city clerk.
Aversion appeared upon the counte
nance of that gentleman.
"The janitor will take care of the
pictureX' said he. , a
"w would be glad to hang it with
the others who have gone before-
never to return," said Alderman De-
His confidence In the powers of voo-
doo stimulated Alderman Walker, who
said. "Let us see what It looks like.
He raced long into the Pictured face.
a Mmn Rnuiv reverent! v trM
the picture so that all could see the
work Of voodoo.
Not a sound was heard, not a sinale
- Mu'ihj, Ms iiKi KnmA am tau
" " ' """" " "
ever - - t
oive the sign of our hateful order."
hTa : tnemv la' meitftA. wii
said the hlh -oriest of vooaoo.
1 , lli.r-r i- -1Z.
i- iv ." 7h r77T
; .. ' tu-
depart ilntly u they
AflMa .
th.v Ytai mafYi rth
v . i ..w.v www. .
-. nX
ritual of voodoo were rendered,
'Who is the high priest of voodoo?"
boomed a voice. " .
"He who hatee the most." , ?
"Who must he hate?"
"Everybody." - " "" ' " - - ,'
"Even himself?"
'Himself most. of . all VL-sr
CI (10 ISO imp Milk PnilTClurry Crane is Hanging on By the
$IUgiUU run lillLrV nUUICj f Skin of His Teeth.
tv t Ti..vft rsf fhia rit; i.o.
been awarded $109.50 in a suit he
brought against . Bdward J: Walsh of
oleM court hanaea down the aecision. I
. w - - - - - T I
?aSe tuC.a v . iL fj
io viu lu.g..
too route xmu iwni u5c fa-iu. iurirv New of Indiana
f mrn nm nrau iiveii ' ruuLts umck i
j t . j -... 4-. tu i
to Hackett a short time " after the
' ' - . - -
js& m
$50 damages in a suit brought against
John Frank of Newtown, irrank al-
leed that he was shot in the handlnhv nt Nraf .Tr-v FVirmr Spnatnr
while working in a sawmill in New-aefttt
town May 19, 1911.
He asked, for $2,
000 damages.
Middletown, June 18. The feature
of today's events at the annual com
mencement of Wesleyan University,
was the annual alumni dinner at
which an address was given by Gov
ernor 8imeon E. Baldwin. Alumni
class meetings preceded the dinner
which was followed by the annual
alumni baseball game. The day's
events were ctosea Dy tne noiamg or I
the various fraternity receptions. To- I
morrow will be commencement day.
Fanner Want Ads lc & T7ord
1105 Main St.
10 bub ST, cETir.r, rn :
....$1.98 tO $10.K)
. $ .19 to $ .48
......... .25 to $ 3.00
. . . , . . . . . . j. . .$ .98 to $ 5.00
. . ..... . .... .$3.98 to $10.00
ft dft a fe a nh
" " ' vv -y
Baltimore. June 16.-T-rOvershadow
ed, politically, by the sensational go
ings on in Chicago, Baltimore wet-
comes the prospective end of the,
battle there and will itself, shine in
the limelight, next week. .-
Final plans are rapidly , being con
templated and before the week ends
Maryland's metropolis will be ready.
to care for-the Democratic hosts.
mere is strong, sentiment among
Democratic leaders who have arrived;
here in favor of changing the two.
thirds rule to a majority. As to can
didates there are seven having pledged
delegates in their favor and there is
much gossip regarding a few possible
oar norsesi
Best estimates made, Hoday, of the
strength . of : . the active candidates 1
credit Clark with 412. Harmon 31.
Underwood 88, Marshall 30, Baldwin
i, ana Burke 10.
There will be 1,086 delegates in
the convention, the winner of the
presidential nomination will have to
muster 724 of them.
Unpledged delegates number 207
and such as, have - arrived in town
are receiving distinguished attentions
from the representatives of the can
As a result of the primary election
system tne great bulk, of the deje-
;;ates have Instructions direct from
he people and are immune to the
erstwhile influence of party bosse
"Fen Dubs", was the comment of
Mayor Gaynor. of New York, when
1 ha was asked About a. renort that hi
name" will be presented at the dark
norse stage of the convention. De
spite the quip with which the mayor
dismissed the subject, suggestion that
ne may enter tne race has caused a
lively stir among Democrats now on
the stamping grounds, a If ; Gaynor
should throw his hat in the ring with
the backing of Tammany Leader
Murphy delegates, it would be an im
pressive feature of tne contest.
Governor Foss, of Massachusetts, is
also regarded as a possibility in the
aaric norse class.
Half a dozen party leaders are be
ing considered for selection as tem
porary chairman of the convention.
LFArrf J110 favored by Murphy,
head of Tammany, 8enator O'Oorman,
or .New xoric, wno nas many sun-
porters, Ollie James, Senator elect
from Kentucky, and Representatives
Deremus, of Detroit, and Sulzer, of
New York. No friction in reaching
an agreement is m eigntand all that
I SLttC. is that
5gJ io-iSon
a fair man be choaen for
Leaders are
urging .that the
be brief and to
platform should
the point.
, "'r. .!V,nl?ua w
rm;ut. - .
in the convention.
One other Democratic national'con-
vention was . neia in 1 Baltimore, m
1832. The candidates selected were
Andrew Jackson and Martin Van
Buren. They won.
Mrs. Julia Watt Morrfa r?nrt!
Lawrence, heiress of millions, is . in
cnarge or ner own proDertv and ner.
. I on 11 nd-- t1i AAiMatan n Tii.lu-o
11 B. Bradley of Westport, acting as
Judare of the Fairfield rvrohatA court
Judge Banks, who was her conserva-
tor for five years, is disohareed and
hl final account evhthltAd rA Bc.lthv innnt be changed until arter
cepted. ' I
' Mrs. tarrnf -tina furnish ' hnnili
for the care, of her children, Hilda and
Kenneth Morns, . ..
The action setting a conservator
above Mrs. Lawrence wss. instituted
by her sonj.' Ixmls Morris.
. -
M,,;V;or; f M;.nhT,Mt; J
Derate! fiihUn for hirTob Ts naJ
UljrilalllLl.CCXXllXXI. . V M. UUZ
ATv -tiac. Af national
Ue steam roller are, today, off the
payroll. One resigned Colonel Har-
" ----r w v I
tt. : vii e i iuu i
. ni-!ie; ,ih l lie x ui i ui ininai iiu nui
As-s: Senator "Boise Penrose 7 of
pnnvlvaniar Former Governor Mur-
of Wst Vircinia and others de
feated in the recent primaries.
President Taft's personal friend and
campaign manager. Voryes, was
crowded out or tne nations.1 commit-
wllff the -kasaredito," succfedeS
ed i?Roewa.ter- .
tee by W. J. Brown.
votes" U clinging tenaciously to SI ty defence, and second, for the bene
Bay State job. On a preliminary test Rt ft "?rffw-v- h- cortsidered
he ot three Roosevelt delegates to
support him but final action of. the
committee, today, may put Crane in-
to the discard
Girl Wanted? Read the
Farmer Want Ads.
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19 inch. Black- Taffeta, value 75c.
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70c. Sale iDricpi" 4 vaW
19 inch Black Messaline. Sale price
59c yard.
Black Figured and Striped Silks,
value 89c and II.: Sale price 19c
Special calue in Foulards, 59c qual
ity.. Sale price 30c yard.'
Stripes and Fancy Silks, value 7Sc.
Sale price 39c yard. ,
36 inch Wash Silke, value 75c. Sale
price 39c yard.
Remnants at Half Price.
Left Aisle, Rear)
-Lingerie Waist,v fine quality Lawns
and Sheer Marquisette,, front of fine
embroidery, high or Dutch necks, 98c
each. ; ;
Lingerie Waists of Lawn, Batiste
and Marquisette, trimmings of Val.
Ciuny laces, $1.50 each. .
Lingerie and Marquisette Waists,
dainty models, high or Dutch neck
style, trimmed with Val. and Ciuny
laces, $1.95 each.
Misses Tub Dresses, $1.50. .The
nest lot. of dresses we have ever had
to sell at this price. A large assort
ment of styles in the newest color
ings and designs. :
Women's and Misses Tub -Dresses,
$3.50. Linens, Sateen, Foulards,
Cham b ram Dimities, etc.; - popular
and becoming styles.
Women's and Misses' Linen .Suits,
$5.95. In a profusion of styles, made
of extra fine linens, well made and
tailored. One of the best suit values
offered in a long time. . J
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Nature's ; Masterpiece i J
,. '2 When a Imsband; presents Ms wife or young
man his sweetheartwith a diamond he has reached
the climax of gift giving. Ours is a large stpek of
diamonds, mounted and iinmounted.' With those
surprising little prices this house is famous f oi.
S. XI. riairchiid e Sons, One.
Jewelers and Opticians, Manufactnrers, Importers, BetaQen .
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pAiwr wei i vrwiuueu unuoi
at which the representatives of tne
railroad interests of the United States,
the steamship owners and the com
merclai interests of the country were
given free rein in presenting, their
views on the question, the Interocean-
ic Canals Committee, of wwen sena
tor Brandeeee of Connecticut is chair
man, has reported the House bill for
the control and arovermnent 01 me
Panama canal, with a number of im
portant amendments
th amnamenu maae dv me sen
ate Committee change the scope of
the House bill in a number of paru
culars, especially with reference " to,
tha eharaater of tne flrovernmeni 01
the Canal Zone. The House hill places
the government of the "strip" in tne
hands of a Governor witn tne - f resi
dent empowered to appoint all off!
ciaio The Senate bill vests the gov
I ernmsiit of the zone In a commission
of three persons witn ngnt or appoint
mMt rat1n In the commission.
The Senate Committee changed the
House bill so as to prevent nuctua
tion in rates of toll. Once these rate
have been prescribed by tne jresioent
six months' notice by presidential
nrnplomatinn The blip a?SO provides
that no toll shall be levied on vessels
of American registry in me tuu-.i
trade, if the owners of such vessels
agree to their use by the government
ir, Mm nt war or. other nubile cmer
fnnv ton oayment of a fair actual
C3-" 1 i W
The Senate bill as reported sibo uo
a ran out oi ib bkuuu v""""-rotimart-nwripii
fiteamshios from
operating through the canal, amending
the House diu oy provlUiug mv v
chin nwnn - chartered. . operated or
trniiAfl bv a railroad or In which
anv railroad had any interest what
ever througn any nowws wmvyn
stockholders or directors, in common
or otherwise, should be permitted to
antot Or TaSS throuah the. Panama
Canal ir eng-ag-eu in iue v"f
traoe . oeiwwn Z K."Zl.t
thromrh the canal in the trans-
ni-ani- trade to or from Oriental or
European countries between ports . of
the United states ana intermediate
wrooirin rnsi HLcauiBiiiu uuuiiaiij. uul
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tne y0ailr"7,V? V!:. 'rtvll
?m? Pas"in.t nftro"n-"f Vf "it!-
have at least 50 per cent of its cargo
destined to a transocean port.
Senator , Charles E, Townsend of
Michigan, a member of the Interocean
ic Canals Committee, whose name Is,
attached to much . wise legislation af
fecting railroad rates and -an author
.... -nation
Vte Wc46
?TnTSESaS Cai5af w2f U
ed for two nurposes. first, as a mill-
as the most effective means for reg.
ulating rates of transportation tnat
could be employed, it has afforded
an effective check upon exorbitant
railroad rates. Water transportation
through the canal,, if kept free and
unrestricted, will exert a - restraining
Influence, not only upon transcontin
She jrinne Sail
Touthful models in two styles
One made of plain percale - fash
ioned with Dutch neck, flnished,rwith
Sheer Swiss Embroidery. Waist -trimmed
with striped percale; also,'iff
trithmed to match waist. The at rt Is
finished with piped belt and sniped
percale trimming. ;..
The other, a. striped bordered 'per
cale. Klmona Waist finished with-sailor
collar, shield and cuffs of plair ct
cale; girdle-top skirt with the bCrder
effect on bottom, finished with flaln
percale. Sizes 1? to 17 years, ilice
$2.95 each. .
Lawn and Percale Dresses, $Ji
Dutch neck, button front, C ree
quarter sleeves in four different c Tie
and a large variety of patterns. 'Lises
34 to 44, -j-
Lawn and Percale Dresses; ttXX
Dutch neck or sailor collar, tiade
of .extra quality fine lawn or perpale.
Very pretty patterns n strlpeand
fancies. A full range of sizes.
Special table of an odd lot of Jew
elry, Stick Pins, Necklaces, Brooches,
Hat Pins, Beauty Pin Sets Belt Pins
Buckles and Carved Barrettes; fo6
worth from 25c to 60c Tour choice
5c each. "
An odd lot of assorted Fancy 'Trim
mings, consisting of Colored Girfctpee.
Satin Braids, Braids,etc. Tour choic
lc and Sc yard. - -
CASES, worth 75c. SALE PE3CB
50o each,- . ,
98c, $1.25, $1.50, $2 up to $5 each.
strap handles, 50c each. ' With double
handle and - safety lock, all leather
lined, $1.0O, $1.50, $9.00, $2.50 each.
WEAR, 25c to $2.50 each.
ental railroad rates but ,upon railroad
rates to, the most Interior parts of the
country. ,.,.'
"It stands to reason that the rail
roads are not going to work against
their own interests -and if they are
permitted to own and operate -boats
through the canal, such operation and
control will tend to reduce water com
petition in order to benefit railroad
transportation. ' "
"We are : attempting to regulate
railroad , rates and the best way, in
my judgment to prevent exorbitant
rates through monopoly is to prohibit
railroad owned boats passing through
the canal. The Senate bill does thll
under limitations. '
"It Is known as a matter of history
that railroads have used their steam
ships, not only to prevent competition
but to destroy competitors.
"This new enterprise should be kept
tree from all probability of monopoly.
My judgement -is that the House bill,
so far as the canal is concerned, is
better calculate to preserve a free
and open waterway than the WH re
ported by the Senate Committee."
Prosecutor DaLaney polled , the
charge of speeding .against former Al
derman Sven Murberg . when ' tha
case of the autorhobilist ;wat caned in
the city court today. ; . ,
Former Bridgeporter Dies At
in Broold jti Remains Cominy
News of toe death of Daniel Sulli
van at his home In Brooklyn yester-
the cause of deep regret te many of
his acquaintances. Mr. Sullivan met
with an accident to one of his limbs
some years . ago and since that time
he had .been failing. His demise was
not unexpected by his family. - Fu
neral services including a requiem
high mass will be sung for the repose
of his soul at the Church of the Holy
Innocents, Brooklyn, Thursday morn
ing, following which the remains will
be brought to this city and later in ,
terred in the family burial plot In
St. Michael's cemetery. The- deceas- ,
ed is survived by a widow, ' three
daughters, the Misses Catherine,
Madeline and Ina, and three sons.
Daniel, Jr., William S. and Charles A,
all of whom now make their home in
Brooklyn. The family until they left
this city about 10 years age were resi
dents of George street and were
among the foremost Catholic families
of this city. - Mr. Sullivan was 4er- "
merly well known as a contracting
teamster. Following his Injury tim
gave up trucking-and. conducted a
business for some years In the xvortn
The Fire commissioners
will . meet
tomorrow night.
The Claims committee of the Com
mon council will meet at 1:30 o'clock
Friday afternoon and visit several
properties the owners pt which have
filed claims for damages . alleged to
have resulted from the change ot
grades and one thing and another.
Much smoke and little fire occasion
ed a , still alarm early this morning
and called apparatus from No. 3s sta
tion, to a house at the comer of IT in-
over street and Beeley stmt, Th '
trouble resulted from an attcstpt o
start a fire in the kitchen stove wlti
a kerosene e&n, ' ' .

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