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THE WASHINGTON TBIES,' TUESDAY,' APRIL 1913. 16 to the South Dakota primary law re specting the nomination of Federal of ticlalu, avs he does not "recognize any obligation" on his part to observe the fAe,i... r nrofarnHni nHmaries in the GAPITALWOMANFILES OPEN 8 -A. M. CLOSE 6 P. M. JELLY ROLL, Sunshine Cake, selection or persons for appointment as postmasters, but that he will consider F the results of such primaries as sug gestions and take them Into account, along with other suggestions relative to the appointment of persons to rostor- Th'e same question is up to the Presi dent and much interest is felt on how he will decide It. 9c each each 9rftPiv.wt Capital Shows Gain Over Feb ruary, But Loss From March, of Last Year. Mrs. Clarence Moore Among Jhose Seeking to Recover For Loss of Husband. Albert de Cenera to Act as Auctioneer at Thoroughbred Sale at Horse Show. Postmaster General States Po sition With Respect to Ap pointment of Postmasters. HC SUSY CORNC Bakery, 3d floor. Bakery, 3d floor. Traction Company Is WASHINGTON HIGH GEN ANDES TO BURLESON NOT TIED swmv, INBIJILDINGLiST CLAIM OR 500,000 BE ill STEWARDS BY PRIMARIES VOTE Named in Two Suits William j. Cook filed suit in the Dis "Washington is twenty-first in the list of cities arranged by comparison of tne amounts for which building permits were issued during the month of March. Although this position is higher than that held by the Capital for the past several months, it shows a decrease of 42 per cent from the corresponding months of last year. This fact becomes less discouraging when it is noted that losses are shown In many of the most prominent Eastern cities. New York shows a slight loss 2nd Boston, Brooklyn and Pittsburgh show Tosses of from 36 per cent to 57 per cent. The building situation generally Is en oouragtng. according to Construction News .. There were gains in forty-one and losses in thirty-four of the seventy five leading cities canvassed. Permits were taken out for buildings to cost a, total of more than J70.000.000. in Wash ington the total amounts to J760.O0O. Gains are especiallv significant throug hout the Middle West, and althougn many eastern cities lost as compared with March. 1913. the comparisons are more encouraging than those reported for February. Cites Compared. Folllowing Is a list of twenty-five largest cities, showing the amount of permits issued in each during the months of March 1912 and March 1913: Cities 1913 1912 New York ,. ...Sll.702,268 J19.726.571 Chicago. HI 7.690.600 4.743,000 Philadelphia 6,206,500 Boston and vicinity... 3,902.000 Ixs Angeles, Cal 3,034.213 Brooklyn ...-, 3,018.295 Detroit. Mich .......... 2.295.825 Duluth, Minn 1.797.205 San Francisco. Cal... 1.399.967 St. Louis, Mo 1,542.930 3.691.S95 9,13!.0u0 1.657.7S0 4.6S6.495 1.328,001 114.125 2.592.7S0 U37.13S 790.234 507,000 455,011 435,473 294,320 1.782.441 561,375 673,146 868,305 848,985 1.334.52S 1,272,215 . 55S.7S1 1.506,838 1.517.452 Newark. N. J 1.173.SSS Buffalo 1,094,743 St. Paul 1.063.2S6 Dallas. Texas 1,054,640 Birmingham 949.725 Portland. Ore 856,760 Baltimore. Md. 814.871 Oakland. Cal S12.394 Cincinnati, Ohio 790.410 Seattle 76S.850 Washington. D. C... 760.950 Minneapolis 755,885 Indianapolis 754,305 Rochester. N. Y 732,941 Pittsburgh, Pa. 716,817 CInb Buys Home. Negotiation-? have practically been closed for the purchase of the large residence property on the south side of Farragut square by the Commercial Club. The property is now In the hands of a syndicate which will hold it until the club Is ready to finance It. The price paid to Mrs. A. C. Tyler was about J80.000. and it is expected about $30,000 will be spent in remodeling the buildinc for club purposes. The build ing is five stories high and has a broad frontage. While it was built for resi dence purposes, it may easily be con verted into a modern clubhouse. It was occupied for some years by the Rus sian embassy. M. E. Ailes. president of the Commercial Club, said today It is hoped the building will be readr for occupancy by beptemner i. iredenck Mav represented Mrs. Tyler in the sale. and Weaver Brothers represented the purchasers. Institute to Meet. A regular meeting of the Sunday School Institute of the District of Co lumbia will be held tonight at 8 o'clock in Epiphany Parish Hall. The question of closing the city Sunday schools in summer will be debated, and Miss Mary A. Wilbur will give a review of the Temple series of Bible handbooks. NEW YORK. April 15. Judge Holt, in the United States District Court today, extended the time for the filing of claims for loss by death or cargo re sulting from the Titanic disaster, for thirty dajs In the case of seven Swiss claimants. An extension of one week was granted in the case of about fifty immigrants. No other claims can now be filed, the list, with these exceptions, being ordere closed today. The total claims now amount to $11. 774. 604 in 6S5 cases. One of the largest claims filed is that of Mrs. Henry B. Harris, who asks JLOOO.OOO; Mabplle Swift Moore, widow of Clarence Moore, broker of Washington. D. C. asks for J500.000. Mrs. Frederick R, Kenyon, of New London, Conn., asks for J250.000 for the death of her husband. TOWER WILL 1 FATE OF TITANIC Memorial of New Seamen's Institute Is Dedicated on First Anniversary. Announcement of the appointment of John O. Gheen and Thomas Bones as ring stewards of the National Capital Horse Show on the exhibition grounds. Eighteenth and C streets northwest. May 3, 5, 6, and 7. was made by Melvin C. Hazcn, manager, today. Both Mr. Gheen and Mr. Bones are experienced hors-jmen and their selec tion received the unanimous approval of the board of directors. Mr. Gheen will list the Brooklsn horse show Thursday and Friday of this week and select thoroughbreds for presentation at the Washington show. He will confer witn Albert de Cenera. who will act as auc tioneer at the sale of thoroughbreds at the local show. Mr. Gheen has been named sales manager for tho event. It is expected the sale will be held an nually as a nart of the horse show. The entry list Includes a number of famous thoroughbreds, among them the blue ribbon winners at the Madison Square Garden and London shows. Miss Ethel MacMurrar. of Washing ton, today donated a cup to be awarded thn winner of ono of the hunting class post entries. Miss MacMurray will be on of thn ludsres. the other two to be selected by herself. The value of the prizes offered is approximately J5.000. Music for the show will be furnished by the Fort Myer and United States Engineer Band of the Washington Bar racks. NEW YORK, April 15. The first an niversary of the Titanic disaster was commemorated this afternoon when the memorial lantern tower of the new Sea men's Institute was dedicated. Bishop David Greer, the Rev. William P. Mer rill and Dr. Henry Lubeck delivered the addresses. The memorial was erected with funds collected by the Seamen's Benefit So ciety and the American Scenic and His toric Preservation Society. The late J. P. Morgan contributed $100,000 to the fund. Clue Found Here to Missing Yonkers Boy A clue which may lead to the finding of Leo J. McGrath, the ten-year-old son of Peter H. McGrath, a contractor, of Yonkers, N. Y., who was last seen here on Inauguration Day, has been given the police by Mrs. A. J. Murphy, of 209 First street northwest. According to Mrs. Murphy, the boy was adopted as mascot by the militia from Plymouth, Mass.. who made their headquarters in the old Business High School building, in First street. A few days after the militia left Mrs. Murphy received a postal from Joseph Sylvia, cne of the soldiers, saying they had arrived safely and that young McGrath accompanied them as far as Philadel phia, where he got off the train, sajing he was going to Trenton. Police of Trenton and Philadelphia have been notified. Wooiey Denies Charges During Call on Wilson Robert Wooiey, a Washington news paperman, who is slated for a position in the interior department, called on President Wilson today to explain some references in a scathing article publish ed in the La Follctte Weekly recently. He denied the reports charged to him. 5 IT IS THE CONSTANT endeavor of the Union Trust Company to maintain a due regard for the cardinal princi ples of safety which have marked the his tory of this institution ever since its establish ment, thirteen years ago. Checking accounts are received in any amount, paying 2 in terest 3 is paid on savings. CAPITALS-SURPLUS $ 2.300,000.00 EDWARD J ITELUNM2EN PUBS. flfatfrig ZrZr H STS- Those Two Big Sales of Women's Low Shoes Have been keeping us busy in spite of the bad weather. Some really Worth While Savings on desirable Women's Shoes largely made pos sible by underprice purchases from big manu facturers. Don't miss these savings tomorrow: $2.19 Women's $2.50, $3.00, and Some $3.50 Low Shoes at 20 up-to-date stjles of Smart Pumps with plain toe or tip instep-strap Pumps and Blucher Oxfords In splendid-wearing grades of TAX RUSSIA CALF BLACK GUXMIXVL CALF PATENT COLT BLACK VELVET. Really highly desirable shoes but wp were enabled to secure part of them WAY BELOW PRICE from an overstocked manufacturer. And home of the styles are our own regular goods reduced specially for this sale. $2.95 Women's Finest and Newest $3.50 Spring Shoes A saving of at least 5!c a pair right at the start of the season on the following desirable shoes 8 striking styles of PATENT COLT Pumps and Oxfordb high or low lu-els 5 styles of BLACK DEMI-CALF PUMPS with leather bow and straight or shield tip low heels. Also Blucher Oxfordn 5 styles of TAN RUSSIA. WILLOW and Heavy Brown BOX CALF Pumps and Oxfords 2 styles of White NUBUCK BUTTON BOOTS and 3 stles of TAN RUSSIA CALF BUTTON BOOTS. "TRI-WEAR" Menfe" Shoes at $3.50 & $4 They are here in a brilliant array of NEW STYLLS including all the latest novelties in both ultra and conservative effects which are "STRONG" with good dressers this spring- They are here in those QUALITIES which have been the foundation of "TRI-WEAR" supremacy for 22 years "THREE TIMES THE WEAR" AND SATISFACTION OF THE AV ERAGE SHOE! The ntflm include "English" blind eyelet models "high toe" effects and plain comfort lasts both low and high cuts The leathern include Tan Russia. Willow or Spartan Calf Gunmetal, Steel or Velour Calf Patents Vicis "BEND-EESY" Real Comfort Shoes JC AA for Men and Women P-"" SOLES heavy enough to protect your feet cither against cold or wet in bad weather or against the burning sidewalks in hot weather. Yet they REND to every movement of the feet and are like walking on cushions of live rub ber and the uppers are made of finest, soft est tan and black leathers with perfect work manship. The Women' .s (! Include smart neamlpss Pumps "English" blind cjc-let Oxfords Blucher Oxfords and Boots The Mrn'n M!m Include xhapely hygienlcally correct Blucher or Oxford Ties and High Shoes rZjfgJjAflLE SHOE HOu& Co.7T-5oK.5Td 1914-1916 Pa. Ave 233 Pa. Ave.. 5.E. Base Ball Contest Ends Saturday And every contestant should make a determined effort to set otes this last week All otes must be In by closing time lK-xt Saturday night. 5 votes for., Postmaster General Burleson has de clared his position with respect to post office primaries. Ho has been pressed from arious quarters to Indicate his position with respect to such primaries. The lssuo Is a burning one In various sections, and especially in South Da kota, where the Progressive Democrats are urging that the spirit of the Rich ards primary law be observed. In a letter to Congressman Dillon, Postmaster General Burleson, alluding trict Supreme Court today for $10,000 damages from the City ana suouroan t' i, rv.OTninf fnr Inlurlps alleged to have been incurred l-ebruary 27 when a street, car coiuaeo. iui a. which ho was riding. Five thousand dollars damages Is asked In a suit filed hy Malcolm Stokes, through I.loyd Stokes, against the Capi tal Traction Company. The lad was Injured. It la asserted, in hording a street car. February 24. Early Buyers' Sale Fine Furniture Priced Low for the Benefit ofFirst Buyers The early buyers will get the best of it. We are starting the season with the biggest Furniture values of our career. Don't fail to see these great specials for this week. Our New Method Credit Plan Is a Real Help $6.85 Up for Jackson Bros Refrigerators Are the best that money can bay they are fully guaranteed and have every advantage and Improvement of the mnch-advertlaed make at double onr prices. VBBBBBBBBBBBBBvflafiiRsBVYVb BBB $38.75 For This Rich, Massive Colonial Buffet Extra Heavy Con struction. Regular Price, $55. Fine Imported Grass Rugs Far Superior to Any Domestic Makes WALL OF TROY DESIGNS 16 in. x 36 in -. . 35c 27 in. x 54 in. 70c 36 in. x 72 in $1.25 6 ft. x 9 ft $4.15 8 ft. 3 in. x 10 ft. 6 in. $6.10 9 ft x 12 ft .,..-...$8.10 9 ft x 12 ft. Fine Wool Fiber Rug. $7.85 Inlaid Linoleum, yard : 95c nTDrrl P" Jaaflat 19c For These Fine Matting Rugs JWLl f raBBaLjJMP.-- aaaaaaaaBaaaaaaaaaaaaaal IV ULaaaaaaaVi- $12.85 1fPd For Handsome Large, Roomy Rattan hooded Baby Coaches Big varietv white, natural, French, gray, and brown; elegant springs; easy riding. psHaHJBr GOOD SIZE Shirt Waist Box $1.85 Covered With Best Matting. Value, S3. 00. ftacksoiveJkos. S-JKeSi9Store .915.to925,SewnhStreeti Two Big Lots TAILORED SUITS $25 to $45 Values in a Big Wednesday Sale Choice $15and $24.75 MatfiaB)iaMaMMMaMMWWiaaMwaaBMMaBMaMMMaaMaHaJi In placing re-orders for several of our best selling lines we were informed by the mak ers that they would be unable. to duplicate them, because no more material was to be had. The remaining numbers of these particular lines have been grouped into two lots for im mediate disposal. If you have waited until now to buy a suit you are fortunate, because tho savings make it an object for you to be here tomorrow. Bulgarian Blouses, New Cutaway Effects and Plain Tailored Models Not every size in every style, but all sizes in one style or another, so you are sure to find something to fit. Ask to see these two lots tomorrow at $15 and $24.75. Garment Store Second Floor. HN WWWMAMMWWMWWMWWWMWWW Every Woman Knows the Popularity of TAN CALFSKIN FOOTWEAR Every woman should also know that if she wants the prettiest shades and the largest range of selection in tans she should come to the Shoe Store of the House of Kann. Nearly 75 different kinds to select from in tan low shoes. In calfskins; also TANS in all the other wanted leathers and fabrics. Made up in the new low-heel pumps. In English Pumps, Button Oxfords, Lace Oxfords, Plain Pumps, and Strap Pumps. Prices $2.95$3.50$4 A Pair Shoe store Second floor. utn rii-. - i f China Silk and Satin Striped Tub Silk SHIRTS For Women Made up in high or low collar style. Strictly tailored. $2.00 The very est models lat- of the silk shirt. Plain white with fancy crystal buttons. Self-colored satin striped white Shirts. Satin striped effects, col ors on white ground. Narrow stripes, up to broad stripes. Unequaled Values at Our Price Waist Store 2nd Floor. "-AinjaJ'TMvri,xnj"uiJ HERE'S A RUG SALE 'aaKBnlltHLGaaBBBBBBW Room Size All-Wool Rugs Always best rugs for hard wear. Many want them the year round. Ex traordinary low prices prevail. Xotice 910.00 BRUSSELS RUGS, TxlOH FEET. All-wool; close, hard weave, three designs; colorings of blue, green, tan. and red. 28 A qj Rugs in this lot '.. dx.lD Stenciled Matting Rugs The cheerful designs and color ings just right for summer use. Oriental and floral patterns: bor dered all sides same as high-priced rugs. 200 bales fresh, newly imported rugs underpriced as follows: 9x12 ft. $4 Value . . $1.95 6x9 ft S2 Value 95c 21x54-in. 39c Value. . 19c 18x36-111. the -Lima Each 5q $15.00 Brussels Rugs, 9x12 ft.; seamless; oriental and floral designs, in blending col orings; a firm, even weave, easy to sweep. This sale . . AO. uO $20.00 Brussels Rugs, 9x12 ft.; seamless; heavy grades, fine designs; greater line of colorings. Besides orientals and florals there are two tone greens, blues, tans, rose. This sale, choice.. $25.00 Wilton Velvet and Axminster Rugs; 9x12 ft.; Seamless Velvet Rugs and Seamed Axminsters; choice colorings, in flor als and 'orientals. AlA Al This sale 5l0."D Rug Store Third Floor. W The Fashion World Talks Enthusiastically oj Silk Brocades Here at an Average Saving of a Third Bought of a big importer and manufacturer who wished to dispose of his surplus stock be fore going abroad. We have these in three different kinds, as follows: j- - j f Crepe de Chines BrOCaded ?cc Charmer I Crepe Chinos In all the new shades for spring such as copper, new rose, new blue, tan, violet, green, yellow, orange, black, and white. $4.50 to $6 kinds at a yard $3.00 $3 and $4 kinds at a yard $2.25 $2.75 kinds at a yard $1.85 Widths are 36 to 42 inches. Bargain Tables and SI1K. Store Street Floor. S12.45 Because Short Lengths Left From Fillings Orders, Hundreds and Hundreds of yards of Wanted 10c to 30c TRIMMINGS Are Priced for a Big 5lcx Special at Included are braids, gimps, fringes, etc., Silk Mohair and Cotton iq the leading shades also black and white. Trimmings you can always find use for look over the lot tomorrow and take advantage of the chance to save. Trimming Store Street Floor. Bolero Crepe de Chine Jackets f Very Latest Dress Accessory Fad for Smart Dressers White crepe Ie chine, embroidered in the latest Unitarian coloring. Xew York has itist received them, anil is buMng- fccarielj -i daj sooner than ou are offered them her". Priced according to the elaborate- r,U."!...$5.50 - S8.50 S7.50 nOI.KUOS of white Mousscllne In black Mous&eline $5.25 $4.50 W1IITK I.AC1: BOLEROS Imi tation Clunt. short front with habit back, flat ul. 1 Pilars, at. NT.W III LGARIAX V UbT OR COAT SETS, of voile or ratine. Thehp are the cry latest models nnd effects in Bulgarian emhroi- der. Prices. CO OC to CO QO a set. Utlu $2.25 f The Dainty Little Neck Bow In Us Many Varieties Little Velvet Rows, with little vel vet tabs, and floral centers. At Shadow Lace Bows, with floral cen ters At And Long Tab Bows, to be worn with the new sailor collars. At 50c JJ We have at this time the greatest aggregation of varieties and novelties In Neckwear to bo found in the oltj, and everything that is new is here. Neckwear Store Street Floor. 1 m 1 1 1 These S4.00 Folding Tables $1.95 I Our illustration, while made from the tables cannot show the beauty of the wood, which is of selected maple, beautifully grain ed, in highly polished piano finish. Top sire is 25xC2U inches, firmly fastened together; the legs are graceful and lock to stay up or down Other points of interest are their lightness, portability, and the fact that they occupy little room. When you see them you will say they are the best ou ever saw and buy. i-urnuure s;ore Kounn Floor, jj Address.