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THE WASHINGTON TBIES. TUESDAY, JULY 28, 1914.
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ADJOURN TO FRIDAY
W WfflGHT IWWIBYj
Hearings Are Postponed on Ac
count of Illness of Attorney
Darlington.
The McCoy subcommittee Investigating
t Impeachment charges asa'nst Jus-
t e Daniel Ttitw Wright will not be-
e me Its hearings until Friday moniinir.
c lnr to tne state of health of Attorney
I rllnEton. repreaenUnic Justice Wright.
t hose request of the committee to JIs
jynse with Wednesdays hearing was
K anted. Mr. Darlington attended ye
tt 'day's hearinsr desDlte his indlsposi-
tl n. but asked to be permitted to rest
u til mnay. , ,
Inlv two witnesses were examined by
the committee after the close of The
Tes' report yesterday. Attorney R.
bu Pe.rrv. who aDDeared before Jus
tice Wright In the Gait will case In 1S04.
aid about whom an evening paper
tainted xtnrv savlnsr that he was or-
dred to take his seat by Justice Wright
vhlle addressing a witness, was ques
t oned about the circumstances sur
rundlng the incident. Mr. Perry ac
knowledged that his remark in court
va 'lmDroper.'' and Justice Wrlght'n
a Uon In halting him was characterized
as proper.
On cross-examination by Attorney
Tmrllnsrtnn Mi. I'eirv SAM tlflt he
Tegarded Justice Wright t.b uno of
the most competent Justices before
v-hom h ever practiced Wha ques-
t sued by cnairman Met oy not tit cer
tain runun concerning the Justice.
Mr Perry replied that he had heard
n'torneys say Wvitjnt was 'rrurr."
a a that rumor tins accused jusru-e
"right of beini? hind o set mae
xrrm. that he Is slow about paying
fm obllgMloni."
Turninr the auestionlntr to Justice
"Wright's connection with the United
S-ates Savings Bank, as director. Chilr
n an McCoy asktd the witness about
" he propriety of Justice "Wright hav
Jrg bank stock procured on a, not in
dorsed by an attorney."
I most emphatically say that my
r Pinion Is that a Justice should not be
v ider obligation to any member of the
tar " replied Mr. Perry.
)n cross-examination by Attorney
I arllngton. Mr. Perry said the clrcum
r ances surrounding the presence of an
a tomey's Indorsement on a Justice's
c te would materially affect the matter.
Chairman McCoy read Into the "Record
en editorial from an evening paper in
"hlch Justice Wright's action in the
Oa.lt wll case was criticised.
In the examination of Felix Mahoney,
a cartoonist, who drew a cartoon for
an evening paper on the Incident, the
ommlU'C was told that "the incident
tn which I built my cartoon was gen
erally discussed at the time."
Adjournment w then taken until
Friday morning at 11 o'clock.
' Army and Navy
ARMY.
Major CHARLES E. MARROW. Med
ical Corps, is detailed as a member
of the board of officers, vice Major
RODERIC P. O'CONNOR. Medical
Corps, resigned.
!
i vyi4un -vi.Li.ijvi 2-t. Muinmii.
vorps 01 .engineers, wiu report 10
COlOnel WILLIAM M. BLACK,
Corps of Engineers, president of the
exMnmms board at the Army Build
ing, New York city, for examination
tor promotion.
Captain CLARENCE H. KNIGHT.
Corps of Engineers, is detailed as a
member of the examining board at
Texas CltA Tex., vice Captain
ULYSSES 8. GRANT. 3d. Corps of
engineers, nereoy reiie-ea.
Second Lieutenant LUNSFORD E.
OLIVER. Corps of Engineers, will
report to Major CHARLES Y.
BROWXLEE, Medical Corps, presi
dent of the examining board at
Texas City. Tex., for examination
for promotion.
NAVY.
MARIXE CORPS.
"apUIn H. BEARSS. to United States.
The- following officers have been or
dered to the Fifth Regiment, United
States Marine Ccrps:
Colonrl CHARLES A DOYEN, com
manding. lieutenant Colonel TIEN H FLLLER.
!aJor CHARLES B HATCH,
aptaln RUSSELL K. DAVIS, A. Q M.
aptcn WILLIAM L REDLES
aptain WILLIAM HOPKINS,
aptain ROBERT Y. RHE.
apta'n EDWARD T GREENE.
ist Lieutenant EDWIN N. McCLEL
LAN Flm Lieutenant ALEXANDER M.
WATSON
First Lieutenant FRANKLIN B. GAR
RETT - rst Lieutenant DWIGHT F. SMITH.
First Lieutenant NEDOM A. EAST
MAN Second Lieutenant HENRY L LAR
SEV Second' Lieutenant ARTHUR KINGS
TON Second" Lieutenant BRYAN C MURCH
ISON Secbnd Lieutenant LOUIS E. FAGAN.
JR
From special service squadron bat
talion Major CARL GAMBORG
ANDRESEN. Captain HAROLD C.
SNYDER. First Lieutenant OTTO
BECKER. Jr . Second Lieutenant
HENRY F TORREY. Second Lieu
tenant JAMES T REID. Stcond
Lieutenant GEORGE A STOWELL.
From First Brlcade. Unitpd Stn
Marine Corns. Vera rnii Tantaln I
DAVIS B. WILLS, Acting Paymas
ter, Paymaster's Clerk LEON L
DYE. Captain ARTHUR E HARD
ING. First Lieutenant CLARKE H.
WELLS. Second Lieutenant HAR
OLD D MacLACHLAN
MOVEMENTS OF VESSELS.
Arrived Wilmington at Canton, Ajax
at Chefoo. Tonopah. D-2, D-3. E-l.
and E-2 at Newport. Iwana at Bos
ton Denver at San Francisco, Jtip'
ter at Tiburon. Preble, and Perry at
Maxatlan, Frairle at Cape Haltien
Balled Tacoma from Vera Cruz for
Bluefleids. Vulcan from Vera Cruz
for Lobos Island and Hampton
Roads. AJax from Chefoo for Ca
vlte Tonopan. D-2. D-3. E-l, and
E-- from New York yard for New
port. Denver from Mare Island for
San Francisco, JupltT from Mare
Island for Tiburon
Concert Today
By the United States Engineer Band,
Lincoln Park, At 7:30 p. in.
FRANK J- WEBER. Leader
March, "Denver Triennial".. Worrell
Overture, "Hunyada Lazzlo"..Erkel
Excerpts from "La Boheme,"
Puccini
(a) Spanish Serenade. "Anita,"'
Allen
(b) Valse, 'Brceuse Tendre"
(Loves Melody) Danlderf
Selection, "Sari" Kalmann
Czardas, "Der Gelst der Wojewo-
den" Grossman
Medley, "I'm On My Wav to
Mandalay" Felts
Tango, "I Dare You" ,....Levl
"The Star-Spangled Banner."
FIRST MAIL REACHES NOME
Revenue cutter Bear towing steamship Corwin into harbor on June i, this
year Photo sent to Third Assistant Postmaster General Cockrell to ex
plain lateness of March quarterly report by the postmaster at Nome,
Alaska.
FATHER KAL IS
CALLED TO JAPAN
Member of Georgetown Faculty
to Teach English in the Uni
versity of Tokyo.
The University of Japan, an Institu
tion founded by the Jesuit Fathers In
1912, is to have the services during the
next scholastic year of the Rev. Mark
J. McNeal, S. J., new a member of the
faculty of , Georgetown University.
Father McNeal has received orders
from the gencnil of the Society of
Jesus at Rome, through the provincial
of tha New York-Maryland province,
to proceed to Tokyo, where the uni
versity Is located. He will leave the
city early next week for the Pacific
Elope, whence ho will embark for Ja
pan. Father McNe.il will be professor
of EnSTllsh and will instruct a class
of natives seeking advance study in
our language.
1'ather McNeal is a native of Balti
more, where he was born Mav 17. 1874.
and is the son of J. V. McNeal. fourth
vice president and treasurer of the Bal
timore and Ohio Railroad Company. His
mother, latelv deceased, was a dauchter
of William P. Preston, a prominent Bal
timore lawyer. Young McNeal attenaea
the Indianapolis Classical School, at In
dianapolis, Ind.. preparatory to his col
lege course at Georgetown, where he was
graduated with the degree of A. B. in
June, 1S93. He was editor of the col
lege Journal.
On Sentember 29. 1893. he entered the
Society of Jesus, at Frederick. Md . and
pursued a four years' stuy ir. 'fcedagosy I
ana :n preparation ior missionary wun .
three more years were devoted to the
study of metaphysics at Woodstock Col
lege. Md. He took up his teaching at St.
Francis Xavier"s College, in New York
city, where, for five years, he taught
classics and Spanish in the preparatory
and Treshman classes.
Returning to Woodstock Father Mc
Neal pursued a course of four years
in the study of the Hebrew language
and of theology and sacred Scripture.
He was ordained to the priesthood
July 30. 1908. and was assigned to
Georgetown, where he taught oratory
for several years.
Father McNeal Is greatly interested
in social work, connected with the
House of Good Shepherd of this city:
is a member of the board or airectors
nt rhi Washington Center of the
Drama League, and vice president of
th'e Washington Classical Club and
chairman of Its membership commit
tee. He is also a contributing eaitor
to "America "
Although without previous experi
ence aong Orientals and not versed
in the Japanese language. Father Mc
Neal is entering with enthusiasm up
on his work among the Japanese.
Comptroller Saves Salary
Disallowed by Auditor
Comntroller of the Treasury Downey
today interposed in behalf of Dr. Rob
bert L. Russell, an assistant physician
of the Indian Service, and saved him
I3T5. his salary for three months of
last year.
Dr. Russell had been transferred to
the field sen Ice. but wis kept on duty
here until a successor was broken in
to his work The Auditor for the In
terior Department refused to pn his
salary claim, on the ground that the
law prohibited a field employe frcm re
ceiving pay for work in the bureau
offices.
Comptroller Donney held that the
Government had sustained no loss, and
that Russell should not suffer when
obeing orders.
Petworth Children Will
Unfurl Playground Flag
Children of the Petworth school play
grounds and several teachers will assist
the Daughters of the American Revolu
tion in raising an American flac In the
playgrounds tomorrow night. The flag
is the gift of the D A. R. and the staff
of the Petworth Citizens' Association
An orchestra will assist and the
children will participate in a literary
and musical program.
E L. Thurston, superintendent of
schools. Principal Haycock, of the Pet
worth schools. Mrs. Susie Rott Rhodes,
of the Board of Education; T. L. James,
president of the Petworth Citizens' As
sociation. William F. Gude, one of the
pioneer "boosters" of Petw-orth. and B.
W Murch, supervisor of the play
grounds, will be cuests at the exercises.
To Issue "Peace" Stamp
Tn Two Denominations
A peace stamp, commemorating the
Treaty of Ghent between Great Britain
and the United States Is soon to be Is
sued bv the postofflce Department in
2-cent and 5-cent denominations.
The 2-cent stamp shows a hemisphere
in the center, at the left a female fig
ure representing Columbia holdin? an
American flag, and at the right Brit
ania holding a British flag, the two
figures clasping hands across the hem
isphere. The 5-cent stamp shows a
winged female figure typifyinr the
spirit of peace, with the dove flying
before her.
Upon both stamps the words, "Peace"
and "1814-1914" appear The stamps will
be on sale early In the fall.
GRANT
NG
PROVING STREETS
Engineers Allow Property Own
ers Until July 31 to Protest
Assessments.
Owners whose property Is assessed for
street Improvements under the Borland
amendment to the District appropriation
bill will be given until Friday, July 31
at noon to show cause why the Im
provements should not be undertaken,
according to an announcement of the
Engineer Department of the District
today.
The Commissioners have completed a
list of streets to be resurfaced, but pro
tests on the part of those who will be
called upon to bear a part of the ex
pense may result In Its revision. Street
repairs heretofore have been made un
der a lump appropriation. The Borland
amendment, however, provides that one
half of the cost of such Improvement
shall be assessed on abutticr property
and the remainder shall be paid equally
by the District and Federal govern
ments. In consequence of the new arrange
ment a number of protests against the
proposed Improvements have reached
the Engineer Department.
The law does not require that notice
be given the property owners, but the
Commissioners decided that this was the
fair and proper proceeding.
Notices have been sent to the owners
of all property affected by the new law.
and careful consideration, it was said
today, will be given to all protests.
Announces Changes in
Bureau of Standards
The promotion of George R. Olshau
sen to the position of engineer phys
icist at JJ.QflO. and P. H. Bates to
chemist in charge of the branch lab
oratory at Pittsburgh. Pa., at a. salary
of $3.C00. head a large list of changes
in personnel of the Bureau of Stand
ards. Department of Commerce, has
been announced by Secretary Redfleld.
William Blum, associate chemist,
has been promoted to $2,500, Ernest
McKcliy. to associate chemist, at
$2,200. Frederick Tucker, to assistant
chemist, at $1,600. and Klmer Weaver,
to assibtant chemist, at $1,400. Henry
J.Laforet, clerk at $00. has been
transferred to the Bureau of Naviga
tion. Nelvllle EA-erltt. clerk at $tC0 In the
Census Bureau, has he-n tiansferrod
to the Department of Labor. Benja
min Morris has ben temporarily ap
pointed clerk at $900 In the Steamboat
inspection Service. .
Drawing Viaduct Plans.
Plans for the construction of a via
duct to carry the tracks of the Penn
sylvania and Baltimore and Ohio rail
roads over the Benning road are being
prepared In the office of D. E. Mc
Combs, engineer of pridges of the Dis
trict. The District appropriation bJJJ.
provides $110,000 for the viaduct, with the
provision that one-half of the cost shall
be borne by the two railroad companies.
The bill also carries an item of $135,000
for the completion of a bridge across
Rock Creek in line of Pennsylvania
avenue.
Funerais
Howard J. Diffenbaugh.
The funeral of Howard J. Diffenbaugh
will take place tomorrow at 3 :30 o'clock,
at the residence, 722 Qulncy street, under
the auspices of the Mans. Mr. Diffen
baugh had been a resident of the Dis
trict for the last twenty years, coming
here with his parents from Lancaster.
Ta. He Is survived by a widow and one
daughter The R-iV Dr Cole, r.f Stane
bury Lodge, F A. A M.. will conduct
the funeral services. Interment will be
In Rock Creek Cemetery
SUMMER RESORTS
Xolchester Beach.
HOTEL TOLCHESTER
Beautifully (ttuatxl on Chutpak Bay. &
milt from Baltimore. ith boat twlc dally:
comfortable rooma, fine tabic. aaJv water
balfclns and fine flanlnc; term. Apply to O.
E. NOLAND. Tolcncitcr Beach. Md.
Betterton, Md.
HOTEL BETTEnTOS
Btaatlfully fltuatad en Cheaaptake; danclna.
bowline. Millar. Santa-, bathlns. Excellent
Ut'.. La room. JAS. T. CREW. rrop.
Rehobeth Eeacn, Del.
HOTEL HENLOPEN.
Jan to Octobar. 8caoa 1911.
Booklet. Walter Burton. Own.r and Pr:
Mt. Gretna, Pa.
HOTEL CONEWAGO On Like Cone-
waco. mod conva. Apply to Samual Uwli,
Manager. UL OriUU. ftL ,
T
ice mm, alibi
Nome Mail Man Explains Late
Arrival of Reports to Mr.
Dockery.
Postmaster J. S. Bakhe, at Nome,
Alaska, has Just presented to Third
Assistant Postmaster General Dockery
one of the simplest and most convincing
alibis ever produced In the postal serv
ice.
It is unique In many respects, and as
a result the Postofflce Department Is
In possession of an exceptionally fine
photograph of two steamships pushing
their way through ice In Nome harbor
June 1. when the rest of the United
States Is usually sweltering.
Some months ago the Third Assistant
Postmaster General complained to the
postmaster at Nome that his reports
covering the March quarter seemed al
ways delayed. In answer the postmas-
ff nrenenteri n nhntflcrntlh Of the llrst
J mall getting into the harbor nt Nome,
June 1.
The revenue cutter Bear, the "good
angel" of the northern seas, is cleav
ing a pathway and towing the steam
ship Corwln. Navigation is supposed
to open the first of June, but it Is
frequently no easy matter to get In the
first malls from the States. When no
malls come in. of course, none go out.
The photograph was taken at 11
o'clock at night, another unusual fea
ture, for It shows that the light must
have been fine ana strong, in June,
Nome has the most daylight of any
American city of consequence.
Here is the postmaster's letter Inclos
Ine the nhotocraoh:
"The Honorable Third Assistant Post
master General: The picture was iaen
at 11 o'clock p. m.. on June 1. 1914.
and will show you the arrival of first
mall on the revenue cutter near, ana
will explain to you why you do not get
my report,- covering March quarter
until the latter nait of June."
Governor Dockery says that the ex
planation is both lucid ana convincing.
and is accepted.
Barney Tablet to Be
Unveiled September 17
The tablet to the memory of Capt.
Joshua Barney will be unveiled Thurs
day. September 17. as an adjunct of the
national Star-Spangled Banner centen
nlsl to be held In Baltimore. September
G to 13. If plans of the committee that
has the matter In charge mature. The
committee met at the Cosmos Club this
afternoon on a call by its chairman,
Barry Bulkley.
The meeting today wa called to act
upon suggestions from A. B. Bibblns,
executive chairman of the national
Star-Spangled banner centennial com
mittee, that the dates of pilgrimages
from Baltimore be as follows: Septtm
ber 3, Upper Marlboro; September 14,
Annapolis: September 15. F'ederlck,
and September 16, Havre de Grace.
Whitman Enters Race
For N. V. Governorship
NEW TORK, July 28.-Dlstrict At
torney Charles S. Whitman will filo his
petition for the gubernatorial nomina
tion at the Republican primary and
none other. He asks Harvey D. Hln
man, who has announced himself as be
ing In the field for the, nomination, to
pledge himself to support the candi
date chosen as he. Whitman, savs he
will do.
In his statement. Mr. Whitman fays:
"The Issue that will be fought out
now Is whether the Republican party Is
to be dominated by Mr. Roosevelt or
by the enrolled members of the Reoub
liean Dartv. That Is the first Issue at
this primary."
Would Close Hospital.
A suit for the dissolution of the
Northern Dispensary and Emergency
Hospital corporation was filed In the
District Supremo Court today by a imv
Jorlty of the stockholders It Is set
forth in the petition that the purpose;
of the founders of the institution have
rot been realized because patients In
the community wrere the hospital Is
located are ient to Garfield Hospital.
The appointment of a receiver Is asked
In the bill.
Potomac Inspires Music.
Washington pianos are giving forth
the strains of .what bids fair to be
come In the District and vicinity at
least a ver "catchy" new selection.
A great deal of the popularity alreadv
gained by the selection Is due to Its
name, "on tne weauiuui uaim Poto
mac." and to the fact that Its author.
Wellington A. Adams. Is a resident of
this city and popular among musi
cians The music is dedicated to the
Colonial Beach Company
Quick, Painless Way
to Remove Hairy Growths
(Helps to Beauty)
Here Is a simple, uutnil.nc v 17 to rid
he sl' of Ult? ljnal'U li.rs Wlfi
. tne powdered ileeiione nnil water
TTinKe (nnucn d.twi, in t o r h. .n .
s'ir:e. ftpply and in about 2 miii' t'
ru'i on", wash the kln ami .xeiv ime
of hair has vanished This Is quite
narmicss, out 10 avoia aif appointment
oe sure 10 sei me aeiaione in an oris!
j nal package. AdvL
SUMMER RESORTS
Atlantic City.
ATLA.TIC CITV, X. J,
J lh While it Sons Cuoptir.
Cascade, Md.
CASCADE HOUSLJ. t-aacade. Ma. Over
looklnc l-ke Koyer. Ex. table, bathe and
all convenltncea aire. CARL. itABCKE
North Carolina.
rOR "Land of the Sky" Illuatrated booklet
.rite L. S. Brown. 7C5 Uth tt. nw Wnali
Colonial Beach.
JOrSO.S' HOUSE On Board Walk Sewer
Connection Terms Reaaonable
GEO E. JOHNSON. P o BOX 23S
Braddoclc Heights.
Hock Lodge Cottage on the crest;
mod. conv.: larc porch.: x. tabl. Mrs
1. G, THOMAR Bradioek Hltht. Md.
OS OF SHIPS
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Guide
Weather forecast: Partly cloudy to
night and Wednesday.
Condition of Potomac: Clear.
High tide: 13:01 a. m.
Low tide: 6:12 a. m. and 7:14 p. m.
Last nlsht's shower did not extend
far enough up-country to affect the
Fotomac locally, and the water Is clear
er today than It was yestcrdajr. As a
consequence, the fishing is very good
around Analostnn Island, and several
bass were taken early today in the
Little river. There were a few yellow
perch hooked by the fishermen, but
the real quarry was the bass.
The wide stretch of still water above
Great Falls has trlven up some very
fine specimen of bass this month, and
every morning the early cars carry
groups of vvashlngtonlans to those
grounds. Both large and small mouths
have been taken, and good tlshermen
differ as to which furnishes the greater
sport. Both live bait and artificial lures
have been used with success but local
sportsmen are partial to the latter, and
a comparison of results seams to Jus
tify their choice.
If there are in Washington any
who hold to the old and erroneous
notion that the fisherman's life Is a
lazy one. a trip with some of our
local enthusiasts will Quickly dis
illusion him. Both body and mind
must be on the alert If the best re
sults are secured. Between rowing,
casting, retrieving-, and now and
then playing your fish with every
nerve and muscle taut, there is
enough in a dnv's time to make the
fisherman seek his pillow early.
The following places bear the reputa
tion of being good naning grounds: U)
"The Parlor," a pool above Boiling
Rock, straight out from Fletcher. The
water is deep and swift, and the pool
bears its name because the fish are
known to congregate there. (2 Middle
Rock, above the Chain Bridge. It Is
well to arrange to a have a boat taken
up on the flood tide, as It Is Impossible
to moke headway against an ebb tide.
(3) "The Hens and Chickens," of f the
point of the powerhouse near Fletch
er's: water iO to 50 feet deep and very
swift. Care must be exercised. 40 near
the "Ladder." at the Chain Bridge, op
posite the branch on the Virginia side.
(6) OddosUo the oolnt of Analostnn Is
land, aloni' the bend of the rived. Water
about thirty feet deeo. (6) Near the
Thurston steel nlant. at lunctlon of Po
tomac and Kastern Branch. (7) The Ti
dal Basin. Boats and bait may be ob
tained at the Soeedway boathouse. at
the western end of the basin. (S) The
Dvke between Alexandria and Mt. Ver
non. Boats mav be obtained near car
station. (9)Occoquan, above the bridge.
Maryland's Coal Output
Gains $87,967 in Value
Maryland's coal output in 1313, while
184,199 short tons below the production
In 1912, showed a gain In value of JS7.357
over the preceding year, according to a
report on the State's coal Industry made
public today by the Geological Sur
vey. Last year's production, while far
below the record year of 1907, when
5.532,6 tons were mined, was very close
to the average for the last sixteen
years. The total value of last year's
output was $5,927,839. The tonnage was
JI.779.Kn? short tons.
The record of Individual efficiency by
the miners of Maryland Is high. In 1313.
the 5,615 men employed In the coai mines
of the State worked an average of
24S days, with an average production
ty each man of S17 tons for tho year.
This is considered an exceptionally good
average, when It is considered that 31.5
per cent of the total was mined by
hand.
The Bureau of Mines has reported
thirteen fatal accidents in 1913 in tho
Maryland coal mines, the same number
as In 1312. The records for both years
were better than the average, and were
surpassed by only a few other States.
Discussed Fund Plans.
Congressman Klndel of Colorado was
the principal speaker at a rally held last
night at the Florida Avenue Baptist
Church to discuss plans for the raising
of a fund of $25,000 for the Industrial
Union Training School and Orphans'
Home at Southern Pines. N. C. The
meeting was held under tho auspices of
the Hender'son National Memorial Civil
Rights League.
Moonlight Excursion
When the St Johns left the Seventh
street wharf last evening at 7 o'clock
there w-as a large crowd of excur
sionists to make the usual forty-mile
trip to Indian Head and return A
joint excursion was given by the Lone
Star Camp and the American Indian
Guards. In addition to the regular St.
Johns orchestra, there was a thirty
piece band from Alexandria, which fur
nished the concert music The St
Johns makes her regular trips to Colo
nial Beach every morning this weeV at
9 o'clock and Saturday at 2:30 p m.
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COLUMBIA
Every little while the Columbia Play
ers do something to give their friends a
bit of surprise with their pleasure, and
"Why Smith Left Home," as produced
last evenlmr. Is. nerhaDS. the most sur-
prlrlng, as well as one of the most pleas
ing, things they have done. In a cast
that contained twelve neonle. there were
at least eight of the most distinctive
character studies to be found on the
stage. Bach of these was so distinct,
and balanced so nlcelv with the others.
that it was almost like seeing a new
play to have this old one done so well.
A. If. Van Buren. as Smith, and Dor
othy Bernard, as Marian, his wife, were
almost the only "straight" characters in
the whole piece. Even Miss Bernard
hml a little character bit in the last act
when she impersonates a French maid at
a masquerade party. Mr. van uuren
inn most emnhfttleallv at home as the
harassed husband. His delicate handling
of a part that could easily have been
nvernlnved was hltrhlv satisfactory. MIsS
Remnrrl wan dalntv and sweet as the
wife, and continued the favoraDie im
pression she haa made since her return
to Washington. .
it -imr the work of Carrie Thatcner,
as the "slcretary o' th' cook loldles'
nin " thifr mono tha neenp?fr lmures-
slon on the audience. Miss Thatcher's
AAnM.MiA nf (h, ithanMr nnrl her con.
sisteat presentation of It throughout the
periormance was a revcwuuu w '"
unacouatnted with her splendid acting
abilities. She has been seen In many
well-played parts, but this is tne Desi
thine h has ever done In Washington.
Jessie Glendennlng. as the extremely
klisablc maid, made the audience won-.-
nrtv, htmv ,t fimlth'n neelect of his
osculatorv oDDOrtunltles. Julia Blanc
was a very capauie nuim " v
l . .... enhllttt ( Y
should be. Wlllard Robertson gave a,
German characterization that was full
uluv nnai iiiq jij ...e. ...
of opportunities, no one oi wmui no
overlooked, while George Barbler, as a
t....i..mm.. .ifrii avmrnai Tina -iifiurK lu
the already large gallery of this actor's
consistently played character studies.
John Kline, Everett Butterfleld. Bessie
Maxwell. Mary Russell, and George Dar
,11 cnmnleteri the cast In the capable
way they have of doing. G. M.
POLYS
A personality and a play struggled
desperately for first place In the hearts
of the audience at the Poll Theater
yesterday afternoon and evening when
Carl Brlckert made his first appearance
as leading man In Eugene v alter s
The Wolf." It was not necessary for
the audience to wait for more light, as
was the cae in the thrilling struggle
that serves as the finale to the play, to
determine which of the contestants was
uppermost. The personality Impressed
Itself strongly in the first act com
pletely dominated the second act. passed
in quiet though complete triumph into
the wings In the tense moment before
the final curtain.
There may be a few more disconcert-
In? things for a stranger than stepping
into the leading man's place In a well
established stock company when a pop
ular actor has been forced to retire be
cause of illness. There may be. but
we can't think of any of, them at this
particular moment. So when Mr.
Brlckert came out from the wings yes
terday afternoon to give a Poll audi
ence Its first view of him, he could have
oeen pardoned for being more or less
HOW OUT-OF-DOOR
LIFE AFFECTS BEAUTY
Exposure to sun and wind, dust and
the elements, although often acting as
a tonic to the system In general and
sometimes heightening the color of the
skin, is still very damaging to the re
fined appearance of the complexion.
The open air in Itself Is good, but the
face should always be well protected
against the extreme heat, wind and
dust. The girls of your acquaintance
who live a great deal out of doors by
no means have the most beautiful com
plexions. Tou can best protect your
skin against the elements or beautify
It for social life by a face lotion which
you can very easily make at home by
getting 4 ounces spurmax from druggist
and dissolving It in pint of hot water.
to which you add 2 teaspoonfuls of
glycerine. This lotion is easier to apply
than powder, does not rub off, looks like
part of the skin, giving a natural vel
vety bloom while removing shlniness
and surface discoloratlons and curing
Irritation and pimples. Advt.
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III at ease. If he was there was no hint
of It in his manner.
Mr. Brlckert was cast for the char
acter of Jules Beaublen, a French Cana
dian, and Mr. Brlckert was Jule Beau
blen. a French Canadian, through three
acts of a strong play", powerful In Its
direct simplicity. And yet his person
ality shone (through the part in
a-ich a manner that It. never
failed of Impressing Itself strongly
from tho very first moment he
appeared. A tall, slender, youngish man
In appearance, the actor commanded the
good will of his audience at the very
start. "The Wolf" has been seen fere
before, but the Jules Beaublen of Mr.
Brlckert was entirely new and distinctly
pleasing. The most Impressive feature
of the performance 'wa the manner In
which the actor gave Just the touch
required to the big scenes without over
doing. The production of "The Wolf bv the
Poll Players Is one of the best things
they have done. Miss Jewel made a
most acceptable Hilda, while Messrs.
Fillmore, Corbett, James, and Shannon
were In thorough harmony with the
subtle action of the play.
GARDNER MACK.
COSMOS
The Cosmos theater bill for the
first half of this week contains many
new faces and somo old favorites.
Among the latter are Cowan's Posing
Setters and the Metropolitan Min
strels of. 1911. Both drew heavily on
the stock of applause at the perform
ances yesterday afternoon and last'
night. Chief among the newcomeri
are Klein, Abe and Nicholson, a gift
ed trie of musicians. Their saxophone
trios and the Pilgrims' Chorus from
Tlannhauser on cornets Tvero Well
rendered. Benny Franklin and his
tots present an entertaining number.
Fisher and Sauls, trick cyclUts. in
some difficult feats, and the Mattues
Trio, dancers, are aljo popular num
ers of tho bill. Tomorrow and Friday
trvenlngs the Cosmos country store,
and Thursday the 'bill will be changeO.
After the second matinee the Na
tionals' ball game Is reproduced on
th tcore board with detail.
CRANDALUS
Mary Pickford. In "The Old Actor,"
a Blograph reissue, was the leading fea
ture at Crandalls' yesterday. The sup
plemented program consisted of a Ka-
Iem drama featuring Helen Holmes,
and a Vltagraph feature with. Margaret
Gibson and Karl Kenney In the title
roles. Mary Pickford in "The Old Ac
tor," will be. shown again today. "One
Wonderful Night" with Francis X.
Bushman, will be shown. He was se
lected to play this part by popular vote
of 2,000,000 readers of the Woman's
World. Friday "When Women Love"
Is to be featured. A double bill Is an
nounced for Saturday consisting .of
Mary Pickford In "The Englishman
and the Girl" and "The Violin of
M'sleur," direct from a record run at
the Vltagraph Theater In New-York.
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GLEN ECHO
Whether it is the free rides that
are given on all the various amuse
,ment devices at Glen Echo at special
hours "during the day, or the dancing
that "Is growing in popularity, the
attendance at the big park continues
to iumn every day. The dancers al-
Veady have started to "train", for the
contest that Is to be held next week,
If It might be called "training" in
connection with such a contest' as
this. The prizes that are to be given:
the best dancefs already- have been
selected, as well as the committee
that Is to make the decision. Special
attention will be given to plcr-s
parties from now until the end -c
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the Cuticura Ointment and I got well qjilek.
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use Cuticura Soap and Ointment I" wis
sound and well and I have not been bothered
since. " -
"My baby had' avbreailng out en his
ear and behind it and he would claw the
skin off. It spread and his little tafjvzs
nearly rotted off. I washed it good' with
the Cuticura Soap and then put on the Cuti
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assisted by an occasional light application
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