THE FARMER: FEBRUARY 16, 1915
WEDNESDAY BIG MID-WEEK. SPECIALS
WE WILL HAVE A BIG LENTEN SALE
A continuous banquet of quality foods. Prices that will bring, joy-to, ev
ery household." Don't miss this exceptional opportunity offered by the Mohi
can Co.'s Store. Quality guaranteed to be of the best. . .
Feasts of Frash Fish For Lent.
Fresh Shore Haddock . ... f:; . ;V lb fc
Red Aiaska' Salmon, v- y ,l4c
Large Fresh Herring. . . . . ". .y lb Sc
'Alaska Pink Salmon tall can. ... . 10 C
Imported Sardines, very best, can Sc
'Japan Crabmet 1 Ib can. ...... . 40c
1 Herring in Tomato Sauce 1 lb can lOc
Tuna Fish, new pack . .
.Large Fresh-Smelts . . .
Fancy Steak Halibut y
Shore Steak Codfish .
.Fancy Salt Mackerel. .
3 TO 4 P.M. ,
Prime Rib Roasts;
Forequarters Lamb . . . . .x .
Short-Legs Lamb : : . . . .
Fresh Ground Hamburg . .
Small Smoked Shoulders . ,
Prime Chuck Roasts. .. '. . .
Large Three Lay- 4 g
er Cakes each
Whipped Cream r Cm
PUFFS . 2 for
.Fresh Assorted : .
Fresh Assorted "fl Q C
PIES, i ;. . - each 1 Y
. : AT THE CHURCHES
'-' "Tire iseason of Lent will open torrior-
rV; Ah Wednesday." This day is dis-
tinguisbed by" ceremonies symbolic ol i
' the brevity of life, the -certainty of
death and th return of the body to i
earth, whence it catme.. . ;'
' ".IHiring' the holy season of Lent de- ;
1 -A-otiona will . be held . on Wednesday
. and Friday' evenings at the different
Koman Catholic churches. , In. aH the
' churches the blessing of the ashes
will' tatofe fJlace at the parish mass to
4 morrow mornln..' After mass the ash
es will be "distributed.,;; In the evening
the devotions ' will commence at 7:3(1
o'clock; followed by benediction of; the
(Messed sacrament. - r ;J -
:The services at the different church
. es during Lent will be as follows: At
et. 'Patrick's,' St. Angnstine's, i St. Pe
: . ters. St.' John's Nepomoce Slovak, -and
the. SacreA 'Heart churches there will
. be rosary, sermon and .benediction ol
the blessed sacrament on- every Wed
. nesday evening .at . 7:30 o'clock. On
Tuesday evenings throughput Lent de
. votions will be held at St. Charles' and
; ft. Joseph's German Ht .7:30 o'clock;
at St. Mary's at 7:45 oclock; and at St.
; AntHony's French at 8 o'clock. ',
! . ;- Stations of the , ross ' will be held
. every Friday evening at. 7: 36 o'clock
sit all he ,churches with' the exception
, of St. Mary's,' at 7:45, and at, St. An
f . thony's on Thursday ' evening at 7: 38
o'clock. ; - ' : , -' ' ' " : ,
Max Blumberg,. shoe", merchant ol
JWater street,' living at 383 Myrtle ave
nue, desires to have, a confusion of
-names made' plain to the .public. v He
states that he Is hot the owner of the
bouse on Warren street said "to have
been set on lire by incendiaries yester-:
day. There is another family by the
same name- living upoii' the' same
street. . . . -.
The trial of - the $7,500 suit brought
by r Jacob Koriiblaut f Stamford
against Fred M. McDermott of Stam
ford was resumed this morning before
'Judge Webb and aury. . :
- ' ! DIB3.
KEALET In New York," Feb. 15
1915, Elizabeth, daughter of Wil
liam E. and Mary .Kealey, of Fair
. field, Ct., aged 19: years.' v, ;
Friends are invited tb attend the
v funeral from the residence of the
parents, ; Beach, road, Fairfield on
Tharsday, Feb', 18,: at 9 a. m. and
:from St. Thomas' church at 9:30 a.
m., with a solemn high mass re-
' quiem. Interment at St Michael's
cemetery '. E16 b
.YOUNG MA3J. Would like any kind
- of work. Address, H. Koustance,
11S Brook St. . . B16 d
FOR SALE Two ton auto truck fur
niture body,., good running condt
' tion. 'Edward Broch, 708 Howard
Ave. B 16
YOUNG MABT . wants , work" doing
anything. Harry Taylor, Liberty
St.. Hollister Heights.
. r- B 16 d
BENCH WORKER and machinist,
- married, seeks-position, good work
" ing. man. P. Wolk, 97 Henry. St. x
- ' .- ... - b 16 o
FOR SALE -Delicatessen and gro
.' cry store, reasonable, good local
:. .Ity. " Address M. Lyon, 7 Care of
'Farmer.' i V . B 6 dp
GOOD BENCH WORKER and ma
chinist, long experience", wishes po-
sition city or 'country. T. ' Fistoff,
:i 97 Henry St. B 16 d
& , , . - - .r. t,. m : - -- - - 1 -
90-102 GOLDEN HILL STREET
Strictly Fresh Eggs . .' . . ;. .-.Doz. 29.C
r r 9 TO 11A.M.
Crisco, can, limited . .. . 20 c
Meadowbrook Creamery 3 lbs SI .GO
Best Pure Lard. . . . .;. .... 2 lbs. 2Sc
Best Elgin Butter . J . . " . . . lb 32 C
Best White Compound V. . ... J lb 9 c
Good Mild Cheese , . . . , . . . . ... tb 17c
can 15 c
: 4 TO 5 P. M.
Best Granulated Sugar. : .
Uneede Biscuit, ..... . .
- lb 14-C
.'. lb 12c
3 for 13c
;- . : : " ; 2 .TO 4 P. M. -V
Fresh Jelly Doughnuts . .... ."Doz. 7c
FROM 4 TO 5 P. M. ;
Porterhouse, Sirloin Round
. . ... Ib 9 c
. . . . lb 14c
2 lbs. 25 C
. ".:Ib 12 c.
.' lb 12C
; l ib Sliced Liver . !
Y2 lb Sliced Bacon . ... '. I .FOR
Fresh Pork Kidneys . ,. . A3 lbs. 25 C
Fresh Plate Beef : h . v . . . . V v, lb Sc
Boneless Hams . . . . - lb 15c
-Best Peanut -BUTTER
. . 2 lbs.
Whiskey;. I . Bot.
Maxfield's White if fl
TOKAYS . Bot.
DUFFY'S MALT TQi
Whiskey ... v Bot: f
Port cr Sherry
-"'-. -,'Y- Subject to War Tax
TIMKO TOOK HIS
OWN LIFE NOV IS
1 GENERAL BELIEF
Social Activities In Fairfield
TMany Before the Len-
, (Special to the Farmer.) ' '
Fairfield, Feb. 16-The Woman's
Suffrage Movement' club will give a
lecture on Monday,-' Washington's
birthday, - in the Fairfield Library
hall. . -The., lecture, will start at 8
o'clock in the evening and everybody
interested in the movement is,,., cor
dially invited , to attend. No admis
sion wiil be charged.' The chairman
of: the evening will be Mrs.: Samuel
H. Wheeler, v Speakers of great re
nown will address the gathering.
among them' being' Mrs. Thomas'N,
Hepburn of Hartford and Mrs. Carlos
F Stoddard of New Haven. A re
port will 'be. received from the legis
lature committee and will no doubt
prove interesting. ' ' -
. Lewis Corpan and Andrew Floeke
were arrested last night :by Constable
Leander Hedburg, cbsarged with as
sault and ibreach of the peace. They
were Y tried . this, morning before
Justice of theYPeace Worthey, In the
Stratfleld court, and' were assessed ? 2
and costs, each. : In default of pay
ment of the fine they were remand
ed; to the county jail in' Bridgeport.
The following letters are awaiting
claimants "at . the local : postofflce:
Russell E. Giles. Mrs. T. " P. Brown,
Dr. C. A. Lawrence, Mrs. L. F. Lifid-
strom, Mr. Sebastinei Bernat, Robert
Walters, Johan Kaspen and Monsieur
lo Directum, de la Eoste, of ' Fairfield,
;Conn.,U. S. A. The latter letter was
postmarked Paris, France. If not
claimed within two weeks these let
ters Willi 4e forwarded to the dead
letter -office in Washington.- - v
' Friday afternoon Miss Marion Sher
wood entertained the newly organized
Southport and Fairfield Sewing so
ciety at her- home on Pequot avenue.
The society is composed of a num
ber .of girls from each place - who
will' meet everv Fridav afternoon at
one of the members' homes and spend
the time in sewing.,' , Following the
business session'' refreshments are to
be served. ' ' .
Deputy Sheriff Henekiab. R. El wood
and Constable Leander Hedburg still
believe that John Timko, who was
found dead in his store ' on State
street extension a week ago, met his
fate at his own hands.
' They are both working on" the case
but admit that 'they know no more
about the case now than when they
started. Coroner' John J. Phelan
will resume his Inquest in a day or
so , and it is believed he will render
his finding within a ' week. :
One' of the 'best entertainments In
the , history of the Greenfield Hill
Country club was. given on Friday
evening when the Romanock group
of Camp Fire Girls presented, their
first entertainment since inaugura
tion. The auditorium was 'crowded
with a large and ' enthusiastic au
dience. . The affair . was under the
direction of Miss Sylvia Johnson.
The Fairfield Social club entertain
ed a number of friends at a party
held in Red Men's, hall,, Saturday ev
ening. Teddy Fabryck and Arthur
Bennett were in charge of the enter
tainment which consisted of a musical
program and card games.
- The members of St. Thomas' Holy
16 oz. Loaf.
5 lbs. 2C
. . 2 for 7 G
9 TO 11 A. M. - .
Fresh Pig Pork
Oranges , . 2 Doz.
Large Sweet ;
Floridas .... Doz.
Fancy Native ,
Lettuce;. . . ." hd
Chocolates : 2 lbs.
Fancy Florida . ;
Grape Fruit 6 for
Name society will hold. ' a smoker in
the parish ball this evening.
The. committee in charge is under the
supervision of John Mullins, president,
of the society. - ,'Rew William A.
Blake, pastor of the church, will ad
dress the ' members, his topic being:
"The Object and the End Which the
Holy' Name" Society is Seeking." !
Byron Eddy and W. B. Hill, of this
town have been drawn to serve on the
Jury of the criminal Superior court
which wi,ll go into session in Bridge
port tomorrow. A number of cases of
Interest to Fairfield residents will be'
on the docket, composed , mostly of
chicken thefts. . , - ' ' , i . -
ALBERT E. MATHER,
Death came yesterday to Alberts E.
Mather of 2047 Fairfield avenue, af
ter a lingering illness. - .MK Mather,
who was widely known and respected
in this city, .was the proprietor of
the painting and decorating business
in his name. , , The first anniversary
of his marriage to' Miss Ina- Allen of
this city was. to have been celebrated
on Saturday. , . Mr. Mather was .born
in Lancashire.'. England, and was the
son of Bessie and the late Thomas
Mather. . Besides his widow and his
mother, . two brothers survive him,
Sidney,, of this city, and Arthur "Ma
ther, of .. New Bedford,; Mass., j, and
four sisters, ;Mrs.- J. Howarth of. No
ble avenuerMrs. Li ,M. Allen of No
ble avenue? Mrs. Louis - Hellner, of
Roslyn, L. I., and "Miss Elizabeth Ma
ther -of Fairfield avenue. He was
a memlberi of St. John's P. E. church
and also the Sons of St. George. .
CAPTAIN JA3TES W. HOYT ,
" Captain James W: Hoy t died yes
terday in , this , city at the age of 76
years. ; Captain Hoyt, who was a res
ident of South Norwalk, was a , well
known oysterman throughout this
section. . His brothers were the mem
bers of the Hojt Brothers Oyster Co.,
which for 'many years, controlled the
oyster trade of this section of, the
country, making the majority of their
shipments to the Pacific coast and
abroad. The company sold: but a few
years ago to- the Radel Oyster Co. -
Captain Hoyt was the son sof Major
George and Ldrinda Hoyt of South
Norwalk. He leaves his second wife,
and, two children by his first , wife,
George A. Hoyt of New York 'city and
jyirs. tiatiie Barnes or menaen; a sis
ter, Mrs: Mary F. Burbank, of Strat
ford; two grandchildren. James Hoyt
of Brooklyn and .Arthur Barnes -of
Boston, and two nieces, Mrs. Liria H.
Baldwin of Stratford and Mrs. Castle
L. Nettleton of Milford. His . first wife
was the late Miss Lucy Scribner of
Norwalk. His death was not entirely
unexpected as be '. had -been, suffering
for. some time-from his illness, from
which he was seeking relief In" this
city. Captain Hoyt-was the last to die
of four brothers and was particularly
well known among the older residents
of the city. The funeral is to be held
4n South Norwalk. . : .
, HENRY EDGAR. HIRER
Death came yesterday to Henry Edr
gar. Riker as an end to a lingering
illness, at his home on Benson road,
Fairfield. Mr. Riker, who was the
son of Albert Porter and Mary Anna
Wells Riker, was t born in New- York
4 7 years ago but spent the greater
part of his life in Fairfield.. He is
survived by a widow.
MARY A. LACEY
The funeral of Mrs. Mary A., widow
of Urban Lacey, whose death occurred
on Sunday at her home in Plattsvtlle
in her100th year, was held this after
noon at 2 o'clock from her last resi
dence, where she-had spent the last 50
years of her life; The -Rev: Carl Mur-
chispn, pastor of the Stratfleld Baptist,
church, officiated , an dthe interment
was in Mountain Grove cemetery.
Many friends of the aged woman at
tended the funeral services.
NEW BUILDING FOR
CHISTIAN UNION AS
' 'Aunt Fanny's Hymn,' ' Res
cue the Perishing," May Be
Exemplified In. Project j,
In his funeral address yesterday af
ternoon Dr. Brown mentioned the
deep inteVest of Aunt Fanny Crosby
in. the' work of rescuing those who
had gotten far from God- In days
agone she spent much time in the
missions in New York city talking to
"her boys." Many times since the
j opening of tne .Bridgeport tnrisuau
. Unipn five years ago has she been to
I the services with her word of hope
! and cheer. A great many times has
she assured Mr. Simpson superintend
ent of the Christian Union . that un
able to sleep in the wee hours of the
morning, she was remembering and
praying . for the work, and for the
men who were making such heroic
efforts to "come back to their own,"'
many of whom she kne'y personally.
' At 5:30 in he- afternoon a number
of interested men gathered in the
north 'sun parlor of the Hotel Strat
Seld and started a movement for the
Fanny Crosby: .Memorial Building,
which should be used by the Bridge
port: Christian Union as a soul saving
station on Bank street. It was moved
that a committee of five be appointed
by the chairman, George H. Edwards,
who should secure a. permanent corn-!
mittee of from 15 to 2 5 leaders of re
ligious and philanthropic iwork, which,
committee should have entire charge
of 'the Memorial Fund. ' ' . 1
; A meeting of the' Board of Direc-,
tors of : the Bridgeport Christian ; Un
ion is called tb meet, at. the Christian,
Union "at "5 this afternoon to accept
and indorse' the action taken yes
terriay at the Stratrield mAottng
' Kanny Crosby' loved Bridgeport, -and
desired the , very. testYthtngs : for her
home city. Tier relatives heartily
approve of this 'project, and Mrs.
Booth said, "I .know of - nothinjr. that
would give. Aunt .Fanny more pleasure.-than
such a memorial."
Of neeessity -such a memorial .can
not ,be a vlocal or; eyen.,a national af
fair, but must .be international in its
scope; , Her-' hymns have been trans
lated into -all the tongues of the earth,
and 'have brought: courage and inspir
ation .to .uncounted (multitudes.. The
desire . is that individuals,-, churches,
young people's societies and organi
zations,'withih thev . churches every
where shall have their part no matter
how small "it' maybe; in the-ralsing
of the- fund which .' will, honor this
great woman. ' ';'.' r ,.i ,
- It has ; been suggested that gifts
may' be made at once and that until
the treasurer of - the .' Fanny - Crosby
Memorial, Fund is named such contri
butions: be -sent to . Egbert . :5 Marsh,
treasurer of the Christian Union, Care
of the Bridgeport ' Land r& Title, Co.;
i who will furnish a' temporary' receipt
j which- later will , be replaced by the
ssemonai tuna reoeipi. .. .
All of those : who have thus far
been conferred withYabout the matter
agree that it. is a splendid, iden. Mr.
Sankey son of the. singing evangelist
Sankeyi' heartily -'indorsed the ; lro
ject, as did - one or two otoora of
Aunt Fanny'jS ld friends who attend
ed the service. ;.'.'"
A Vear -ago the' issue of "Human
Salvage"- contained proposed plans for
a new building, that would be espe
ciallv constructed - with ' the idea of
putting .men upon their feet, and
bringing : Jthem back to God. , From
thirtv to fifty small private rooms
would give , the men who have made
good in the dormitory the opportunity
of having, a clean, wholesome, suitable
place to live without going into some
of the - questionable boarding houses.
Two grades of dormitories would en
able the management to build up the
men as they came along for aid.. The
right kind of detention room would
make it possible to , take in the poor
tellow who was the worse for drink,
and give him medicine and ; food the
next'-inorning, insteiad -of sending him
to, the . police station. . Industrial fea
tures would 'also be incorporated,
which would : largely solve the prob
lem of hard financial times,' men could
be given work that would pay thern
and bring a profit to the Union. With
such abuilding the Work can be made
almost, if not wholly, self-sustaining.
Best of all, the old Gospel-which Fan-
ry . Crosby so dearly loved, might be
preached nightly - and out from the
doors . and -windows might go ' the
strains of "Rescue the' Perishing," and
others, of ' tbe beautiful hymns written
by her. - . ' ' ' .v
Without doubt the secular and re
ligious publications all over the world
will make this project known; and at
memorial services ' in thousands of
churches offerings will , be : taken . for
the "Fanny Crosby .Memorial Building.
Furthermore, Rescue Missions-all over
the world will desire to have a part in
the project. '"-' '' . .
One of the ' striking features of the
funeral services at the First M. E.
church yesterday, was: the reading of
a poem written irt memory of Fanny
Crosby by Eliza Edmunds- Hewitt, of
Philadelphia, on receipt of the news
of Miss . Crosby's demise.. She haa
penned many sacred songs, including
"Will There Be Any Stars in My
Crown?" - 'Her tribute to Miss Crosby
Away to the country of sunshine, and
song, . -
1 Our song bird " has taken her
flight; - -; :",
And she who had. sung in the dark
. ness so long,
Y Now sings in. the beautiful light;
The - harp-strings here broken are
' sweetly restrung
To ring in a chorus sublime,
'The . hymns . that, on earth she so
trustfully sung - '
'Keep-tune with eternity's chim'.
.: '!! ffiCIS3Sa
What heart can conceive of the rap
ture she knows
Awakened to glories so bright,.
Where radiant splendor unceasingly
. Where cometh no shadows cf
Her "lire work is enaea, ana over
the tide, -"Redeemed"
in His presence, to
She knows her Redeemer, for lier
"By the print of the nails in His
O, "Blessed- Assurance" The lamp in
v ber jsoul,,
" That Imade earthly" midnlglit'" as
A "new song" of Joy shall unceasingly
To Him who her ransom had
WITH LYRIC FIRST
tllGHTERS AS USUAL
Again the rain Tas a prominent
tout unwelcome - guest .with the first
nightera of the C alburn Stock com
pany and indeed but once in the past
two months haa this lachrymose old
visitor missed a Monday night. How
ever, the house was substantial and
its enthusiasm for the play abundant
which, in spite of conditions, . made
the performance of "The Only Son,"
an entirely successful one.
The play, a three act one, while
dramatic, is not too heavily so as a
spirit of optimism permeates its
deeper , parts. It deals with the only
son of -wealthy parents, who has
wasted his time and money in vicious
living and whose manliness is sudden
ly brought out by the revelation of
his mother's -moral fall, and 'by the
t-dst of a pure and earnest young
, We thought Miss Violet Barney a
few years too young in appearance
to be the, mother of such a grown
up son, but could find nothing but
praise - for her acting, especially in
the dramatic moment of the revela
tion of her" guilt and later in the
attentive mothering of her son who
has done iso much for her and has
made good at his work.
Of , course Lowell Sherman is the
son and as such his work is earnest
and praiTOWorthy. Miss Suzane
Jackson has a lighter but charming
part as Anne Lester,- the girl in the
case, wnich is particularly fitted to
her.' We were glad to see John
T. Dwyer .in so good a part as the
husband and father," to which he Cid
full justice. ' Bernard Thornton seems
ueiign(. fm -appearing . in. a very
different part each week, and in this
play he is Henry . Thompson, a man
from Denver ,of the -cowboy typ e. . It
only can be said that he is equally
good' in each part. r ' : Y '' -- " ,
: Other . members ; of the company
who give splendid support to the prin
cipals this week are Fred Roland,
who is again the English lord, . Miss
Emma DieWeale. who is-, Mrs. John
Lloyd-Roach, Miss '. Beverly - West,
who is the daughter, Edward Dar
ney, wno is Charles L Lester, Thomas
Swem, who is Collins, : Miss Helen
Blair, who is Wanda; Frank Melrose,
the office boy andFrancis, Byrne, who
is Jim - Tompkins, the. police detec
tive, ; , , i j;.,Uv:.y - .
;On tne whole - we considered it a
very : good performaace and', predict
that , the Lyrio theater will prove a
very popular place this week. v
: . v EMILY EMMET.
. PLUNGES INTO SOUND
FOUR ARE INJURED
i Painfully though, not severely In
jured, James H. Kelly, 76- Sanford
avenue, ' Mrs1,-. Kelly: and daughter.
Marguerite, and ... John Quinlau, ' of
Olive street were treated at the emer
gency hospital last night following a
sensational runaway of a pair of
horses attached to a coach owned by
the .; Banks livery which in " charge of
driver , William . Leonard,. 80 Hanover
streetj-i-was -conveying' - them . down
Congress . street to - the ' Knights of
Columbus ball at the Hotel Stratfleld.
- One of the horses was so badly in
jured that It later received treatment
at the bands of Veterinarian . Martin
and the other made a sensational run
across -Congress street bridge and
back'; across Washington' avenue
bridge, thence down Main street and
into the waters of the ; sound at Sea
side park where it was rescued.
The unguided coach, from which
the driver had been,: thrown, crashed
into a water .hydrant near the Jacob
Klefer home, and upset, cutting and
bruising those' within. . Mrs. Kelly
was taken from the street in an un
conscious condition by neighbors and
the ambulance summoned. The oth
ers were taken to that hospital in an'
automobile .placed at their disposal
by J; T. Rourke. After their cuts had
beenitreated they were taken home.
James Kelly, a cigar dealer at 141
Fairfield avenue, received an abra
sion on the left side of the -face and
suffered from shock. His daughter
received lacerations of the scalp. The
others were not so- badly injured but
suffered from? the shock.
tVINTTER O'ROURKE V.
Announcements- were received in
this city this morning of the mar.
riage of Miss Irene O'ourke. daugh
ter of James H. O'Eourke, of. 274
Pembroke street, to Mr. Wllhelm
Wlatter, son of Mrs. Albert Wintter ot
813 Sea-view- avenue, which was sol
emnized in New York yesterday eve
ning. Rev, Henry L. Coffin, assisted
by Rev. Roy B. Chamfberlain, a class
mate of Mr. Wintter, performed the
ceremony in the ' presence of ,the im
mediate : families'' of the , young peo
Miss Lillian O Rourke attended her
sister as maid of honor and Sanford
Tiffany Bennett of Brooklyn, was Mr.
Winjtter"s- best man. Following the
ceremony, a wedding dinner was
served at the Hotel Astor. Covers for
18 were laid at the dinner.
' The bride, who is an alumna of the
Bridgeport High school and the City
Normal school, taught until recently
at Lincoln school. Her father is the
well known former baseball magnate,
Mr. Wintter is a member of the firm
of Wintter & North, general insur
ance and real estate agents.
Mr. and Mrs. Wintter have left on
a wedding trip to South America and
oh their return . a month from now
will welcome their many friends at
their new home, 1884 North avenue.
Both the bride and groom are ex
ceedingly popular . in this city and
their . friends are eagerly awaiting
their return that they may extend
them their felicitations.
Tb "Rescue the , Perishing", her great
What bliss, in The Homeland,, to
With those she had told of the Lord's
Together to -bow at His feet.
Good-bye, dearest Fanny, good-bye
You wallt in the shadows no
Around you the sunbeams of glory
The Lamb is the light of that
Some day, we will meet in the city
Together, we'll look on His face;
Safe,' ''Safe in the'irms" of the Jesus
Together we'll sing, "Saved " By
- Elizza Edmunds Hewitt.
Entrances in Main Street, Fairfield Avenue, and Cannon Star.
Bridgeport, .Conn. L
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1915.
A Good-bye to
young folks' suits
We gust want to say Good-bye to )
Suits lately $25 and $27.50
Sizes range from 13 to 18 and styles including several
that will appeal to; small as
' - Second floor. . ' "
. vy' :.;" ' ;:: -' y::;y i!; -y . -
clever and: worthy.
, Good looking and good fitting and good
- all-through suits for boys get new low prices
simply because it is clean-up time.
They are the remainders of the season's
stock; worth just as much in fabric and tailor
ing as the day they came into the store. But
we don't intend to carry styles over from one
season to the next. y ! - ; y"
Out these go ! '
Norfolk models. Blue unfinished worsteds
and blue serges; fancy cheviots and worsteds
and homespuns. Some of light weight may be
worn comfortably aU next summer.
Real sturdy tasteful suits for real boys
At saving that Father or Mother will appreciate.
Lately $5 to $6.50 - Lately $7.50 to 3.50
Lately $10 to $14
Liglit firm silk
at special price.
White Habutai silk from Japan is notable for its
strength and neness and supple quality. It makes de
lightfully comfortable underwear; underwear that wears
well and launders well. .
Waterproof blak Japanese silk is not injured by
water; that quality gives its name. It, too, is thin and
strong and light and cool. For outerwear or underwear
it is alike serviceable. Y .
The Japs have made some, remarkable kimono silks.
Thin and cool, they are rich with color and iinique of de
sign. Some are strewn with flowers, on some tb.ere are
waving fans. And there are many many colors especially
suited for neglige wear. Y
All these sorts of silks are in this lot at special price.
- Note the values and the
be made. . .
Yard-wide white Ilabutal:-
value 60c S9c
value 76c ' ,B5o
value 86c 5o
value $1 '5c
27-inch white Habntei: s -
value S9c-- . " SSo
' value 50c 1 Sc
; value 65c 50c
value 75c . , . 59c
value 8 5o ;" 65c '
value $1t ,5c
20-inch white Jlabutai:
value 25c . 200
Black S6 Inch Waterproof Jap:
value 75c , 59c
value 85c ! 65c
value $1 ' 75c
value $1.25 0c
HOWLAND DRY GOODS C
The Weather : Fair tonight and
Wednesday,. Colder tonight.
every suit that the closing season
brought to the store! ; ,
It is time they went out to give
pleasing service. ' s .
We'll pay scant attention to orig
We care little how tasteful and at
tractive styles are., .2
Excellence of materials or richness
of color and trimming ; they hold little
interest for us.
Suits lately $8,50
:"y ;$5.---.: '
Suits lately $10 and $15
-'v . .:-' $7' ' ;
Suits lately $18 and $22.50
well as young folks. '
There are savings to
2 7 -Inch Waterproof 3xp'
value 60o S9o
value 7 So - . ; B9o , ;
valuei $1 - 7 Do
Black Shanghai stDc dnefc, S& lxrcitsea
value X 85c
White 85 Inch Shangtka clnckV
value $1 - : . 85o
27 inch Shanghai dock, hlack c
value T5c-- 6Sc t
Japanese kimono silks, unique and.
beautiful: v .
vahie 76o r SOo
aisle, rear. .-. , -
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