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THE WA8HTNGT0X TIMES., TUESDAY, JANUARY 18, 1016.
News Notes dnd Gossip
of Washiiigton Smart
Planned by the Leaders of
Society in Washington.
Gossip of Hostesses.
President nnd Mrs. Wilton will bo the
guests In whoso honor the Secretary of
State and Mr. Liftislnu Mill ciuonaiu
at dinner tonight. Mrs. LnnsliiK la suf
ficiently recovered from the attack of
grip from which sho has been suffering
to nniwnr In iho rolo "of hostess. TllO
Vioe President and Mrs. Marshall, the
members of the cabinet and their wives
will bo among" those Invited to meet
tho Presldont and Mrs. Wilson, and
thoro will bo additional giiast from
official and resilient socluty.
Mts. Calderon Carlisle will entertain
box .party at the National Theater
this afternoon for tho concert of the
Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra, at
which Miss Kathleen Parlow, pianist,
wtll be tho soloist, Mrs. Carlisle's
guesU will bo Mmo. Christian HaURe.
Mrs. JIuBh Wallace. Mrs. Sheridan and
Miss Hheridan. With Mrs. Willard K.
BaulsbUry will be Mmo. Itlttfer. Mr?.
David Franklin Houston. Mrs. C. C.
Walcutt. and Miss Harriet Hawkins.
Mrs. Ira C. Copley will also entertain
Kueats, havlntr in hpr party Mrs. James
R. Mann. JdrS. Sinclair Jlowen. Miss
Amaryllis Olllott, and Mrs. Clarence
Porlcy. Mrs. William Crozler and Mrs.
Marshall Field are also among those
Who will occupy boxes.
Mrs. William F. Draper will bo Jiostess
at one of tho most interesting dinners
of tho season, when she entertains this
evening in compliment to His Eminence
Cardinal Gibbons. Mrs. Draper's dinner
lor the Cardinal Is an annual event and
Is. always the occasion of a notable
rtttherlnc of distinguished folk. This
evmln her guests wilj number twenty
elKht. In deference to the ;uost of honor the
Cardinal's crest and banner will be
(tunc; over the archway loading into the
bail room where dinner will be served,
striking a brilliant noto against tho
tapestried walls. Long-stemmed Ameri
can Beauty roses in tall vases will be
used In the ball room and the reception
rooms as well, while the table will be
decorated with Cardinal red roses and
V arlayenso ferns.
The British Ambassador and Lady
Sprlng-Rlco will be hosts at dinner
Mrs. W. W. Galbraith, wife of Com
mander Qalbralth, V. S. N., was hos
tens at luncheon 4dny, entertaining
in compliment to Miss IIlen Miller
of Albany, who Is her guest. Invited
to meet Miss Miller rrac Mr. J. Ham
ilton Lewis, Mrs. D. B. Morrymatu
MMs Mav Adams, Mrs. Victor Kauff
inann. Mr. Traces'. Mrs. Morln
Thompson, Mrs. C. B. JlcVay, and Mrs.
Trs. Junius M". MacMurrav and Miss
cMurrny have cards out for a ea
cclnfsdiiy afternoon. January 26, to
ct Miss Lois Root Goodnow. wlicse
rringp tn jonn van Antwerp .wac
rruy will lake tdace In Pultimore cu
hniHiv in. Mlsi Gooduow 1 tho .
ighter of Dr. Fmnk J. Goodnow,
lrlnt of JohnK Honl:tnK University.
. MacMurrav Is first sccretars' ;t fie
Iraii, legation in Peking. Ohlna, but
v lsltlng his mother at her rcsi-
i In Mnvsacniisiita avenue
Irs. William r.orcoion HHi will be
tnss rt ix budge party Tuesday
ho Mls.es l.aw.T.'rtaHgmorj, of Mr.
d Mro John . Lamer, enrertalncd
s at a luncheon today in
nor of thlr
ss Krcling will le the honor ituest at
bridge party which the., vm cue
4 -" i
the first floor of the residence or Mr.
d M'rs. George S. Cooper, In yom
E avenue, will be decorated with hugo
Isters of Klllnrnev loses among
secs of palms and terns tor xne
irrlage this evening of their daughter,
Iso Helen WieklllTe Coojie:". to Joseph
own Metcalfe, jr. The ceremony will
performed at 7'30 o'clocK, by tno
v. Earlo Wiltlov, pastor of the Vor
nnt Avenue Christian Church, in tno
escnee of niombcr.i of the immcaluie
The bride will he given in mnmftge
' her father, and will wear a gown
whlto satin with a court train nnd
tmmlngs of tulle and cloth of sliver.
er veil will bo of tulle. She will enrry
shower bounuet of loses nnd lines or '
r.-uK?- $7 T&'Uu Thompson. Miss Catherine' llow
nOr'slster, Mra. Albert ICTTst, who will ,ni mi., tioion un.i -ioU i..ti.
bo gowned In peach colored taffeta
made In a quntnt old fnshloned stylo
wun a ncnu or tune, .she win carry
an old fashioned bouquet in a lace hold
er. James Metcalfe will-act as nest
man for his brothor.
An Informal reception for the wedding
guests will follow, after which the
young couplo will leave for an extended
wedding trip, the bride wearing a
tailored suit of purple broadcloth
trimmed with seal skin, a small velvet
toque trimmed with tho unmu fur, ana
a muff ofsealskin. Upon their reurtn
they will reside with the bride's aunt,
Mrs. Eugene Byrnes, nt 3218 It street
until their plans arc suttled. Mr. Met
caUe la connected with the Geological
Survey, which muy send him West in
the near future.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Brown Metcalfe,
of the Eastern Shore ot- Mnrylrtnrt,
parents of the bridegroom: Dr. Met
calfe, Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Roe, and
Miss Mary Cary Harrison, of Baltimore,
will be among tho out-of-town guests
at the wedding.
Mrs. Cooper, the bride's mother, will
Teeelve the gun?ts. wearing n hlocK
velvet gown with trimmings of tulle.
Mrs. Byrnes also will be gownoa in
Mrs. Lemuel Padgett will receive In
formally this afternoon and will' bo
nsslstcd bv Mip. Charles H. T.
Lowndei, Mri. K. G. Grant, and Miss
Kiithorlne Hall, c-f Tennesson.
Because or tho runeral or Mrs. Rleh
nrd Wnllach. Mrs. Montgomers- Blair re
called the Invitations ror the luncheon
which she was to glvd todas-.
Mrs. Theodore A. Baldwin and her
sister. Miss Kntherlne Judge, entertain
ed n luncheon of eighteen covers today
In compliment to their house gueptH.
Mrs. William Hnyles. wile or the naval
attache at Paris, and their sister. Mm.
John E. Woodward, or New York.
Among the guests were Mrs. Harmon
nnd Mrs. Henrv Flower, of Kansas City,
who iiro In Washington to attend tho
convention of the NaUonnI Civic Feder
ation. Mrs. Baldwin and Miss Judge will bo
nt home Informally Thursdny nftcrnoon
i.ml the afternoon of Janunry 27.
Ctiplaln nnd Mrs. Bnldwln will enter
ti.in at dinner Saturday nluht for Mr.
nd Mrp. Ernest Nos'es, oft Chicago, who
guests of Mr. nnd Mrs. Hornco
Wtntcott. On the evening of .Tanuarv
CT Mrs. Baldwin and Mlm Judge will
go to Now York to remain a week.
Mr? Wllllim Sayles who Is visiting
'""nplaln nnd Mrs Bn'''wln w)i 70 to
New York tonight. Ph win soil on
Fehrunry 1! to join Commander Snyles
Mrs. John E. Woodward, who Is ali
vMUng f'untrtln sod l, Bnldwln will
return lo New York Tucsdny.v Janu
v'l. M M Parker will be host at
dinner tonlttht at tho University dluh
before the fortnightly, dahco. Mr. and
Mrs. Frederick Klchelborfior Vvlll en
tertain ulno guests at dinner at tlte
club. Others who will have dinner par
ties will be J. Thllmau Hqildrluk, Dr.
Edgar Showden, H. K. lllokcs'. Berke
ley Ik Hlmhlniin' H. fl. Adams. 1 9.
Apploman, .Mr. Buclmmtn. I. J. cottl-
ffnil. 1. t tNittK It 11 TlAti'n. It T.
Galliher, c. J. Kappler, II. C. kin,
O.. w- Lang, y, J. Xellsoh, C. M. Price,
flcoruo H. Powell, Dr. Robert, W. V.
Spald, Georao P. Shydcr. X R. Binltli,
8. M. Thomji6n". P. O. "Williams, aoortfo
P. Mitchell, and fl.T. -Maher.
Lieut, and Mr. Joel yitlani Uunkley
Mayo a their gutsl ?is. Ilunkios's
idstor, Mla Julia Williams
Mrs Craig McKvrron, wlio hns been
fpcndln the winter at th Rhonhnm,
has beer called to Cuyton b' tho Illness
of linr irinthor.
Mrs. Wllllhm Fallows JtToi'isn. of
yff York, U stopping al tin- S'o
lwmi. and anion? the othor prominent
reohle renlsteird thi-in .ire .Mrs Gcorgft
T Mr nnd itts. 1',. toward Child, f,t
WfftfloUl. Mnss.: Mr. ami Mis. Ifol
tln;:sworth Wood, of Mt, KImmi. N'. V
and Mrs. Bayard Hours', of Phlladol
nmmet O'Neil. farmer governor of
Alabama. is at the Wlllofdi
M. Poroy V. PeitiiyltflekT. or Aus
tin, Tex., president of th National F"d-
eatlon of Women's Cltib. return"' to
Washington sOflterday for tho meetlncs
of the olyle fodontion and is srnirM
at the Willard. Other nnrivnlrt M vfii
tcrdov Included Mr. nnd .Mrs. "VMl
loughby Wnlko. of Sav.inna, and Mr.
and Mn. Fran Tirfnns of Knnla.-id.
Mrs. Henry Atlor- Poorer, wife of
Congressman Cooper nf Wisconsin, will
bo at home Informnllj todnv xt tl("
Rochambeau. Mrr. r.rlggN, daufjilcr or
the late Senator Frsc end Mrs Henrs
Woodyard, will prflfldo at the tua
An artificial mooh. half hidden among
bamboo and cedar trees, and tall pam
pas, grass will cast long shadow
throughout the first floor of tho hand
some resldenco of Mr. and Mrs, How
ard Reeslde this evening, when thev
will entertain about 150 guests at n
dance In compllmont to Mlas Jane
Orefcory. Boutliem smllax will veil
the walls, while hanging baskets filled
with snap dragons and rqsoH wilt swing
from the ceilings and chandeliers In all
of the rooms.
Miss Elizabeth Reesldc, who has been
in New ork for several das-s. returned
to Washington last evening for the
dance. Sho will go to New York ugaln
The Secretary of the Navy and Mrs.
Josepnus Daniels -will be the guests of
honor at a dinner of twelve covers
which Rear Admiral and Mrs. Joseph
Strauss will give tonight.
Surgeon General Rupert Blue will be
a host at dinner Thursday night at the
Army and Navy Club.
Miss Helen Blodgett was hostess at I
... ....., mm. meaicr party Jaat night.
, M"s. Charles Howrv was hostess at
uwiuuuivoii oy iiincucon today, eiv
Thomas B. Dunn nnd imr ,m.t. r'
lyi laiuinK in compliment
Robert Kershner and Mm. William it'
Dunn, of Rochester. N. V.
3f- Junn will be at home Infoimal-
ly this nftcrnoon In compllnlent to Mrs
Kenhner and Mrs. William H. Dunn '
Tm Annnn ta.t a,.a.iI... ... .t. 'n...-ii.
- by the Sons of the Confederate Vetera""
.was Jargoly attended, nnd the Kiiests
, were lecelvcd bv Mrs. Thomai Watt
' fJlA. "wnnn FwTfl Den"
ne. "e?fs . "vf& 'Ball ev Lama"
jtri'.' Joel ' W Rimklov Vw twhtr
y - 8 - Charjfa D. Carter. Mrs. Edward
13. Pratt. Mrs. Claude X. Bennett. Miss
Nannie Randolph Heth. Miss Ruth Dan
iel and Miss Sarah Daniel.
The presentations were made bv
Charles D. Carter, assisted by Lr. Ed
ward K. Prott. K. A. Brand. P. n.
Fravel, J. Roy Price and Mrs L. Alvcr
fcon. Mrs. William C. Hsrller will be nt
home tills afternoon and will bo assisted
by Mrs. Cone Johnson. Mrs. Owen-Cha-hoon.
Mrs. B. J. Cain, of Dallns:Mrs.
Oliver 1". Newman and Miss Lillian
Mr. nnd Mrs. George II. Emmons
wire hosts at a birthday surprise
party Saturday at their home, 171 S
U street, in- honor of Miss Ruth M.
t,.-1."",!", "W"fcir."" ". t
Those present were Misa Delia
Owens. Mins Viola E. Bushee, Howard
Williams. John Busheo, Harry Owenn,
Rods Cook, Austin Thompson, Donald
Davis, H. K. Tucker, Georgo Joyce,
Leon Joyce, Mrs. J. Broadebont as
sisted Mrs. Emmons In receiving the
young people Tho evening was spent
in playing frames'.
"J he Secretary r Commerce and Mrs.
Redtleld entertained at dinner iHst
evening in compliment to the Chilean
Ambassador and Mme, SUarez-Mujlca.
Their guests to meet them were the, Bo
livian Minister and Mme. Calderon, the
Cut) nil Minister and Mipe. de Cespcaes,
tho xtcaragunn Minister and Mme.
Chamorro. Captnln aim Mi-s. Langdon,
isrnost cnamiieriain ana -Mrs. tnaries
The Chinese Minister and Mailame
ivoo were the guests In whose nonor
rinnator and Mrs. Willard K. bauis
Dury entertained at dinner last even
InR. The gueMs to meet them were
Henntoi and Mrs. Albert B. Ctimnlihs,
Konator and Mrs. Atlee Pomerone, cna
tor and Mrs. J. Hamilton Lcw'ls, Justice
t'ovmgton and Mrs. Covington, Brig.
Gen. and Mrs. Allwrt L. Mfils, Col.
nnd Mrs. Charles C. Walcutt, Brig. Gen.
Jumes H. Wilson, of Wilmington, Del.,
a guest of Senator .and Mrs. Haulsbury,
aiift Captain Holcomb, U. S, M. O.
Roar Admiral nnd Mrs. William W.
Kimball entertained at dinner last even
ing, In honor of the Secretary or vno
Interior and .Mrs. Lano. The guests
weie .Mr. and Mrs. Rollins Morse.
Mr. and Mis. William Llttaucr, Mr. and
Airs. Charles Henry Butler, Mrs. HoDert
.Hinckley nnd Mr. Gibson Fahnestocit.
Mrs. Henry D. Flood will not receive
this arternooh, but will be ot home at
the Shorchnm next Tuesday for the
last time this season.
Justice and Mrs. Thomas H. An
derson have closed their houso in New
Hampshire avenue and nave taken Mr
and Mrs. John Jov Edson's place. "Joy
Farm," near Rockvllle, for the winter
and early spring.
Miss Mary Alice Finrtey. religious
work secretary of the Y. W. C. A., has
si .. , ' , , yj'. s
' ' ' I'liiiinil m m
DRINK HOT TEA
FOR A BAD COLD
Get a small package of 'Hamburg
Breast Tea, or as thn Oerman foIUH call
It, "Hamburger Urust Thee," at any
nharmncy. Take a laMetitoohful of Ihe
tea. put a cup of telling water upon It,
rour through a sieve, ni'd drink a tea
cup full nt any time It is the most ef
fective way 16 break a cold and cure
grit- as It opens the pore. relltv'iu
ronge-non. .mho loosen' tno oouois,
thin btej.king 11 cold nl nee,
III DteitHtng u
It Is inexpenb
tvo linn rnt reiy voaet-
able, therefor harmUas. Advt.
f terns of Interest and Impor
tance of Past, Present, and
Future Among Official and
. Fashionable Folk.
returned from Atlantic City, where she
spent tho week end.
Miss Mlgnonetto O. Buckingham
Bins worn secretins', has been the
uuat ot rnendH at Went Chester. Pa.
Jllss Ruth M. Ivefnos educational
Hocrotnry. had as her guest over tho
weok end. her father, C. N. Keeney, or
Leroy. N. Y.
Mrs. Mrtllllp llliwnll 4mllh urmlrlnnl
of -the Ulstrlcl Chupter, United Daugh
ters ot the Confederacy, Is In Phliadel-i
nlllil aaa t lm . ( Aln 1 ..a. . . .. m it I
. . . . "" "i"-:"" Hiii'ii or mo 1'iiua
dolphln Chapter, United Daughters of
the Confederacy Kho attended tho ban
quet given Inst uwnlntf In honor of
.Mrs, KranK a Odenhrlmor, pi evident
gcnerul of the organization.
OPEN THIS EVENING
Formal Start of Big Exhibition
Arranged For Tonight At the
The fourth annual exhibit of Ihe Na
tional Capital Poultry and 'Pigeon Asso
ciation will be opened formallv tonight
at the Arcade, with every nromlse of
being the most successful and Inter
esting yet held in the city. Manv'
valuable birds have been entered, and
tho prizes ranee all the wav from "ilue
ribbons and $2(1 gold eagles to sliver
loving cups nnd supplies of poultry
food and remedies that will keep the
winning fancier from worrying about
the cost of living for his rowls.
The entries cloned January .1. and the
entrants Include practically every
chicken fancier In the District besides
many from adjoining States. It has
been decided thnt eggs laid during the
show, which make a not Inconsider
able Item, will be presented to tho
Tho Judges of the show. J C. Krlner.
of Stcttlorsvllle. Pa.; Jacob Eberlev. of
Dnllastown. Pa., and Dr. C. W. Rlppon.
of German. Pa., started In then- work
today. The Judging will continue
throughout the week, and Is not ex
pected to be completed much before the
end of the exhibition.
Girls Seeking Husbands
Say Town Boys Too Slow
KUNBURY. Pa.. Jan. !. John B.
Martin, of thbi cly. round the.address
es of six Bloomsburg girls In a bottlo
floating in tho Susquehanna river here.
In a Joint lettor they say they want
husband-. It says:
"Wo are all ood looking and Indus
trious j'oung women, but boys In our
town nre too alow. We want hmbunde
'J'hes must be cood to look at and
strlctls' temperate. Above all, they must
not be 'slow.' Bloomsbt.rg girls like the
dashing kind of men. Our object is
matrimony. Now, If you mean busl
nees, please writs, finder of this bottle.
end we will be glad to tell of our abil
ities, und exchango our photographs."
The letter is signed by Frieda West,
417 West street. Malle Rhnads. 274
East Fourth street: Ella Barns, Box
C3, East Bloomisburg; Elsie Broadt,
Easl Bloomsburg; Erath Workhclser.
119 East Main nreet. and Margaret
Kline. 493 West street
Fraud Order Is Issued
Against Chicago Firm
The Postoffice Department today is
sued a fraud order denying the malls
to the Oxs'bon Company nnd Ben A.
Hallgren, of 208 North Fifth avenue,
Chicago. This action follows similar
orders against tho Oxygoncr Company,
tho Oxj'pathor, and other alleged oxy
gen cures for everything from grip to
the measles, and from corns to dand
ruff. The oxybon Is described In the order
as an Instrument bs which It was
claimed diseases can be cured by put
ting a metal plato on one end In cold
water and holding to hand tormlnnls on
the other end.
Exhibition of Inca
An exhibition of photographs of the
ancient Inca ruins made by tho Tale
expedition was opened to members of
tne National ueogrnpnic Hocieiy touay
In Hubbard Memorial Hall. The col
lection comprises enlargements from
the pictures taken of Machu Picohu.
the sacred Inca city which developed a
hlgh-grndo of prehistoric civilization.
Just One Application
and the Hairs Vanish
fMoJes of Today)
A harmles. et very efrectlve, treat
ment Is her-s given for the quick re
moval or hairy growths- Mix enough
powdered delatone and water to cover
the undesirable hairs, apply paste and
arter 2 or 3 minutes remove, wash the
skin nnd the hairs have vanished. One
application usually Is surtlclent, but
be certain or results, buy tho delatone
In an orgln-U package. Advt
Tli cofte ot
Jihn H. Mifrudtr
POULTRY SHOW WILL
m "My m
M Coffee" m
A GOOD APPETITE
UIIIPD'P for birukfuBt Is turn
RlllLLtt 0 hyf ihn hot cokes are
tcit ni-iur mMr wl,h Millers Self-
JllMlUnU HUlnsj lluckwheat Every-
mi, iu.nriT one enjoys h Koxhien nrnl
BlKKWnuT j, ""wi' vtubo.
itFNo f'onsuiieri Supplied.
B. B. EARNSHAW & BRO.
Wbol4U arevtri, Xtlh 4d4 M Sits. 8. K.
L FOILS PLOT
"Sergeants'' Rebellion" Was
Planned- to Overthrow Gov
ernment of President Braz.
RiO DE JANEIRO, Jan. )x.-A well
planned attempt to start a revolution
and ovei throw the government of
Piesldcnt Braz w.is frustrated by tho
tccent arrest of more than 100 petty
army officers stationed In "nlo do
Janeiro, the authorities announced to
ddy. Confessions have been obtained from
some of tho men Imprisoned on an
Island In Rio dc Junoho buy. They
have admitted, It Is leported. that tho
Fo-called 'Vcrgcants' rebellion" was
Ilnahcod by wenlthy revolutionists.
. Ostensibly the "sergeants' rebellion"
gicw out of discontent over the failure
of the federal senate to raise the pas'
of Petty ofllcors and privates. Gov
ernment officials loomed that tho revo
lutionists planned to seize tho army
nnd navy arsenals, the forts guarding
tho bay, and other points of strategical
Importance, nnd then force the retire
ment of Piesldcnt Braz and his gov
ernment. Heciet service agents learned of the
plot, and leaders were arrested on the
day tho revolution wnB to have started.
Mounted patrols nnd armed marines
broke up two meetings of soldlera and
took Into custody all the revolutionists.
ES" STAR, OEAO
Pioneer Motion Picture Actor
Passes Away As Result of
Arthur V. Johnson, the Lubln star and
a pioneer motion picture uctor, died
at his home in Philadelphia yesterday,
as the result of a complete breakdown
laBt spring which necessitated hls re
tiring from active work.
News of the death of Mr. Johnson
was received with great recrct by thou
sands of motion tfletuic patrons In
Washington. An associate of Dorothy
Bernard, Mary Plckford. Marlon Leon
aril. Wilfred Lucas. King Bnggot, Mark
Sennet. Thomaii Incc, and other pi
oneers In the photoplay he was one uf
the Ih st pupils of David V. Griffith in
the old Blograph and Imp Companies,
nnd was rated as the most accomplish
ed light comedian on the fcciccn.
Johnson was alone In his apartmen
when ho died, according to dispatches
from Philadelphia. Uist April ho suf
fered a severe nervous breakdown, tne
result of working continuously on ,ilc
turo productions after his physicians
had advised him to rlM for at least
six months. Tho germs of tubcrcu losli
a .......i uinn.ni nfri his condition
was grave, when he submitted himself Keen, and each firm Is trying to outdo
to hit! physician's care. Ho was slven the others In inducements. Catchv ad
.iv mnniiM to live, at first, but this ex- I vcrtlsements are printed dally m the
nert odnlon was revised, and ho was 1
told he would recover If he wouiu ieui
He lefuied. however, to oliev the doc
tK.. nn.i i.-nt nt work until ho col
lapsed in tho studio and won removed
to Atlantic City. Tho sea bieezes seem
ed to benefit him. he gained strength,
and was nble to return to Philadelphia
In the summer with a prospect of going
baok to worK tnis winicr. ui un- im
provement was only temporary, for he
grew weaker through the fall and
Johnson was the first to pass away ot
the group of young men and women
who virtually started the photoplay In
dustry For the past four or five years
he was with the I.ubln company, and
appeared in a number of special pro
ductions. He was a carerul artist and
directed many of his own films.
Johnson was thirty-nine years of age,
and a native or Davenport, Iowa Ilia
father was the Rev. Dr. M. A. Johnson,
a rotlred Episcopal minister, who now
lives at Northampton, Mass. When
nineteen years old Arthur ran away
from college and became an actor. Ho
appeared in the companies or hoi smith
Russell. Robert Mantell, nnd Mai to
Walnwrlght. playing a variety of parts.
He Joined the Blograph company seven
yon iTi ago.,
Funeral services were held in Phila
delphia today, and the body of tho
actor will be buried tomorrow at
Chlcopee Falls, Mass. The funeral
services were attended by many repre
sentatives of the motion picture indu.t
tty from Philadelphia and New York.
Gives Free Saloon Rent.
HARRISBVRG. Pa.. Jan. t8 -Having
fallen heir to a saloon lrom the Tenor
administration. the Commonwealth
seems unable to get rid of It. It was
acquired In March, 1914. under the capi
tal paik extension purchase, with foil
possession to the license holder untl'
Jonuarv 1. 191!. Nothing has been done
to oust tho posseisor since his lease ex
pired. -Jia ' , , , su
When Croup Comes
The old method of dosing delicate Ut
ile stomachs with nauseous drugs Is
wrong and harmful. Try the external
treatment-VIck's "Vap-O-Rub" Salve.
Just rub a little over the throat and
chest. Tho vapors, released bv the
body heat, loosen the choking phlegm
and case the difficult breathing. A
beltlme application Insures sound sleep.
25c, Me or S1.00
I 1 I
Special Flat Rate
Terminal Taxicab CoJ
'ii in 11
To Entertain Grotto
Next Tuesday Night
miss seLma selinger.
The final event of Kalllpolls Grotto
prior to tho closo of the Grotto year on I
January 27, will be tho annual ladles'
night entertainment and dance to be
held at the Raleigh January 18.
The entertainment committee has
completed tho musical program, ifvhlch
will include the appearance of Miss
Selma Hellnger, who, With her partner,
Herbert J. Jacobl, will bo seen In their
original sketch, "On the Tejephone."
Others who will appear aro Miss Hazel
Bernhclm, Miss Clara Naeckcr, Mrs.
Julian Brylawskl and the cabaret stars;
Myer Johnson, Al Jolson's younger
brother; Pnul Ennet. Henry Borman,
Raymond Ennert, Joe Goldstein, and
Otto Werner, the only member of the
grotto who appears oil the program,
will give his interpretation of a Ger
man diplomat. The Grotto Glee Club Is
taking no pait In tho exercises, having
given the entertainment over to a spe
At 3:30 o'clock refreshments will be
served, after which there will be dan
cing until midnight. Tho Grotto Band
will furnish music for the dance.
Baltimore Now far Shy
Of Girls For Factories
UAI.TIMORK. Jan. IS. Scarcity of
girl operators has forred several Balti
more manufacturers of shirts and other
e.'othlng to sublet 10 per cent of their
contracts to Philadelphia firms.
Never, thev say. in thn hltorv of the
city has It been so difficult to get girls
for work in factprles. Competition
nmong firms to abtain girl operators Is
newspapers. One firm offers a bonus
of $10 for each girl who starts to work
In Its factory now and remains six
J I Exquisite Hair Tinting
There Is a n$xr preparation on the
market that Is so entirely harmless
and fo easy to use that there Is really
no excuse for any woman (or man) to
longer tolerate Rray or streaked hair.
"Brownatone" meets 'and overcomes
every objection heretofore found to
hair stains, and is so pleasing in Its
uniformly splendid results that it has
within a few months made thousands
of friends who could not now be in
duced to use anything cls"e.
'"Brownntone" is th remilt nt mnt
exhaustive experiments nnd Is abso
lutely guaranteed satisfactory or
money will bo returned.
It positively can not be detected,
will tiot rub off or wash off, nnd Is
harmless, and permanent In every
Prepared in two shades one for
golden or medium brown the other for
dark brown or black. Also in two
sizes. 15c nnd $1.00.
A trial size and an. Interesting hook
let will be sent upon receipt of ten
cents, or we will nil your orders di
rect If your drugfilst insists upon sub
stituting. insist mi "Brownntone" at vour Inir- 1
Made only by the Kenton Pharmacal
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Sold -nl recommended in Washington
by CVDonnoll's Drug Stores. People's
Drue Stores and other leading dealers.
Cold rooms need
not bo endured an
Instant longer than
It takes to have
ui deliver you an
Thoy'ro quick heat
ers Insure real
comfort. $3 up.
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ER THAN U. S.
Official of Bethlehem Works De
clares Different American
Presidents Desired Increase.
An admission thai the Bethlehem ar.
mor works 1iad sold armor plate to
Russia cheaper than -Jo the United
Ptalcs, and an explanation, was made
to tho Renato Naval Affairs Commit
tee todav by President E. Q. Grace.
JIA wor his company had dumped
armor In Russia solely to open a new
field of utile.
"You sold In Russia below cost"
asked Senator PUelati of California.
Grace answered yes.
Phelan then pointed out that, ac
cording to another table of costs, sub
mitted as evidence by the company,
the Russian contract should have
been profitable. Somewhat puzzled by
the apparent discrepancy. 'Graeo
ptomlsed a full explanation later.' -.
Graeo said his cornpaiu', from 18S7
to tho Wilson Administration, hud
been assured vcaily that the various
Presidents wished the Industry de
veloped. On this, ho based his argu
ment that the Tillman measure, look
ing toward a Government plant, xvra
an Injustice, since It would Jeopardize
a 57.10-) 000 investment erected at
Asked for proofs of the Governmen
tal requests, he replied that the' let
ters had been destroyed in tho recent
He asserted that in the government
nlant in Janan. nrmor rlate ennta 131
a ton, or more than this Government
pays his company. As to a report bv
naval Inspentots that the atmor which
Bells around $4-10 a ton oould be man
ufactured for $202. he said these fig
ures did not include tascs, Insurance,
return on investment, depreciation,
and administration costs.
Church At Eckington Is
Remembered in Will
A gift of J20Q Is left to the Ecking
ton Presbyterian Church in the will of
Bertha S. Rogers, filed for probate In
the office of the Register of Wills. The
remainder of the estate, which includes
the homestead at GO R street northeast,
is to bo divided among Victor II. Rog
ers, an adopted son, and Barbara Mac
Whortcr, an adopted daughter, and
George Irwin MacWhorter.
Percv Wallace Griffin and Clifford
Cranston Griffin ore left $500 each
under the will of their grandmother.
Carrie C. Griffin, also filed for pro
bate. The balance of the estate. Includ
ing realty at 1721 First street north
west and 412 New York avenue north
west, goes to the two sons, , Edwin
Percy Griffin and II. Clifford Griffin,
who also arc named executors.
Tho estate of John Connor is left to
Man G. Connor and Agnes O. Hilton,
daughters, and Cornelius A. Connor, a
son, the latter being instructed to pay
a monthly allowance to another son,
Authority to administer the estate of
his father, Frederick J. Hill, is sought
in a petition filed by William F. Hill
The realty is valued at JlOiOO. and
stocks and bonds estimated at $,600 are
TDGloobwaro & Xotbrop
New York WASHINGTON-Paris
The Sale of Men's
Overcoats Is Timely
Here are Big, Warm, Comfortable Coats that
will keep you warm on these cold days. Some
, with the heavy and high collars t hat turn up
around the throat and ears and afford such splen
did protection, others more dressy. Some of them
have the double-breasted fronts which mean
greater chest protection.
All these coats are Qf very finest fabrics-1-and
most every plain and fancy color is among
$19.75 Were up to $25.00.
$23.75 Were up to $35.00.
Suits are also reduced in price $14.75,
$19.75 and $23.75.
Main floor, Tenth st.
Winter Clearance Sale of
Men's Fine Shirts
They are shirts that we know all about
positively not a nondescript and odd collection
gotten together. THEY ARE SHIRTS FROM
OUR OWN STOCK, with all of the Woodward
& Lothrop excellence of quality and pattern, and
the guarantee of fine fabrics. Stripes predomi
nate, but the colors cover the entire range in prac
tically every variation of tone.
Neglige shirts with stiff cuffs; neglige shirts
with soft cuffs, and fine Silk Shirts.
$1.15 for shirts that were $1.50.
$1.35 for shirts that were $2.00.
- $1.65 for shirts that were $2.50 and $3.00.
$3.50 for shirts that were $5.00.'
Wain flopr. P street.
For Levantine Trade.
Incorporation pape.s for the Vmer'
can Chamber of Commerce for tlv
levant have been Hied with the Re
corder ot Deeds bv Dr. K. E. Pratt
chief of thn Bureau or Foreign and
Domestic Commerce; Nicholas Eck
hardt, Jr., also of the bureau, and
Barry Mohun, a Wnshlnglon attorney
The organization is without capital
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Dandruff causes a feverish Irritation
of the scalp, tho hair roots shrink, loos
en and then tho hair comes out fast. To
stop falling hair at once and rid tho
scalp of every particle of dandruff, set
a Zi-ccnt bottlo of Danderlno at any
drug store, pour a little in your nan
nnd rub It Into the scalp. After a fe.
applications tho hair stops coming of
and you can't And any dandruff. A .
Instantly stops indigestion,
gas, sourness, heartburn
The moment "Papa's Diapep-
sin"reaches the stomach
all distress goes.
As there Is often some one in your
family who suffers an attack of indi
gestion, acid stomach, dyspepsia or
some form of stomach trouble, why
don't you keep Pape's DIapcpuIn In the
This harmless blessing will digest
any tiling you eat without the slightest
discomfort, and overcome a sour, gassy
stomach In five minutes.
Tell your pharmacist to let you read
th. fnrmuln. nlalnlv nrlnted on tnese
! CO-cent cases of Pape's Diapepaln, then
you will readily see wny 1; manes in
digestion, sour stomach, heartburn, and
other distress go in five minutes nn
relieves at once such miseries as belcls1
ing of gas, eructations of sour undigest
ed food, nausea, headaches, dizziness,
constipation and other stomach din
orders. Some folks have tried so 'ong to find
relief from Indigestion and dyspepsia
or ar. out-of-order stomach with the
commor every-day cures advertised
that they have about made up their
minds that they have t,omething else
wrong, or believo theirs is a case of
nervousness, gastritis, catarrh or ON
stomach or cancer.
This, no doubt, is a serious mistake.
Your real trouble Is, what you eat does
not digest; Instead, It ferments and
sours, turns to acid, gas and rtomacn
poison, which putrlfy in the digestive
tract and intestines, and, besides, poi
son the breath with nauseous odors
A hearty appetite with thorough
gestion. and without the slightest
comfort or misery of the stomach,
uniting for you as soon ne you
ctde to try Papo's D'apepsln. dvl
REMEDY TO HAVE
ABOUT THE HOME