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,rr V V- rwfyi ,: 'V - ", it THE WASHINGTON TlJlES, SUNDAY, MARCH 26. 1916. w.mwwnw T WW" ' - RS III MJffllNHII.0 w JUSTICE JIHJIB Applause Sweeps Republican Side of House When Jurist's Name Is Mentioned. ' Congressman fllmon D. Fess. an Ohio Republican, occupies the position today of having Inadvertency "nominated" Associate Justice Charles E. Kughea as the Republican standard bearer. The peculiar thing about It Is that Mr. Fess Is a supporter of former Sena tor Theodore E. Burton for thn Repub lican Presidential nomination. While the Burton supporter stood non plussed In the House late yesterday he heard loud applauio grip- tho Repub lican side of the chamber. It was the first . opportunity House Republicans had had to cheer the name of Hughes Ad they sesed It. Applause Sweeps G. 0. P. Side. Mr. Fess mentioned tho name of Justice Hughes during; the debate on the Burnett Immigration bill. In reply to a speech of Congressman George R. O'Shaunessy. of Rhode Island. Mr. Fees, formerly a college president, spoke of the founding of Brown College, from which came suqh educators and states men as Horace Mann. E. Benjamin Andrews, Charles is. Hughes, and oth ers. As Mr. Fess reached the name of Justice Hughes the applause suddenly awept over the Republican side and the Ohio member stood In rather embar rassed fashion attempting to proceed. Just at that moment the time of the Ohloan expired. Hs asked for one min ute additional, whtcn was allotted by Mr. Burnett, In charge of the bill, "Is Justice Hughes now placed In nomination?" asked Congressman Gal lagher of Illinois. "I can say more about that If he gets to be President," said Mr. Fobs. Again the applause broke out. Members Rush In. It was the first time that tho name of the associate Justice has been men tioned In Houso debates since the move ment began to make him the Presiden tial nominee, and tho Republican ap plause was so loud and persistent that members rushed In from the cloak rooms and corridors to ascertain the clause of tho demonstration. Mr. Fess supported the literacy test provision of the Burnett bill, but when he was yielded an additional minute of time, Mr. Burnett facetiously remark ed: "I am not yielding time to the gentle man to make a Presidential nomina tion." I "Then I withdraw the nomination." Bald Mr. Fess. while tho Democrats laughed. POSTMASTER CRACKS i SAFE TO PAY DEBTS .Confesses After "Jimmy" Marks Found on Inside of Door. . WILKEBBARRE. l'n..' March :'. John B. Bclblc, ibpostmastcr In charge of ntatlon No. i has confessed to the police that he cracked the safe In his store room and stole WOO of the Cloveru ment funds. He committed the crime, he says, to get funds to meet his debts. Belbla's bungling led to his unfit. l)e tectlveft found that the door through which entrance was supposed to have Been gained by the burglars was "jim mld" from the Insido. When confronted with this fact BeiMe broke down and conresscd. lie was held under J2.000 ball In his own recognizance. Lectures on Roman And Moor in Andalusia "With Roman and Moor In Andal usia" was the subject of a lecture de livered under the asplces of the Wash ington Society of the Archeoloalcal In stitute of America, last night by prof. Charles Upson Clark, of Yale Univer sity, who was recently appointed di rector of the ScITool of Classical Studies at the Amerlcnn Academy In Rome. Dr. Charles T. Walcott, president of the society, presided. The meeting wns held at the residence of Mrs. Honry F. Dlmock The lrcturo was Illustrated with lantern slides. He Flees War Service; Dies On Arrival Here BTJURLINQTON. N. J.. March M. ton Maganlte fled from Italy a month ago to escape war service. On the voyage from Naples the vessel en which he sailed was pursued and at tacked by a torpedo boat, but es caped. Maganltrr landed In New York a week ago and came to Burlington. He con tracted pneumonia, which caused his death. His widow and seven children In Italy nTe yet to learn that In attempting to save his life ho lost It. Bishop Harding Confirms Class at Chevy Chase Bishop Harding confirmed r class or twelvo children at AH Saints' Church. Chevy Chase, at i: o'clock today, fol lowing the tegular services conducted by the Rev. J. W. Austin., pastor. Tonight nt 8 o'clock tho mission will be closed by the mlssloncr, the Rev. Lewis H. Levering. Choice Sprint; Flowers. Fresh cut blossoms Beautiful blooming plants. All home grown. Chi do, 1214 F. -Advt. LOCAL MENTION. Today and tomorrow I, nut vhnnre to see "Undlno;" daring, wonderful, beautiful. Empress, 416 9th. Sensational, Vlllii himself nt Va. to day In "Villa and Border Ralderr." Also Chaplin, "In the Park." 1- "Undlnr," featuring doiena of dainty diving darlings; see today nt Em press Theater, 41fi 9th st. Tho Sunday Oeninfc Times Gives reliable advertlisrs a last minute uIk With over forty thousand homes. "Undine" Fasrlnatlngr film "Kh bevy of diving girls, today and Mon day Kmprcsr, 416 9th. Phone Your Want Ad to The Tinea. Main HSO CLEANLINESS OUIl MOTTO NEW PLAZA LUNCH & CAFE BEST SErtVIt'E -BEST FOOD MIW IMIICKH North Cupltol, Muss. AVr. and I' Mrcrt V W. II, I.nmbru O. E, KnnrloponloM PrAprlelora Poison Pen Assails Miidletown's Men ...... Hi " ( Letters to Women, Too, Warn Them Against .Certain In- -dividuals. NEW ORK. March M.-Polson pen loiters have again Invaded tho home of a number of prominent residents of Mlddlotown, N. V.. and postofflce of ficials and local detectives have taken up tho task of running down the new writer Willi the arrest of Miss Theresa Parallels- of Goshen last riectmbcr during the previous poison r?n campaign the police hoped activities In Oranse coun ty had ceased. i The recent letter, however, all bear tho MfddletnWn postmark, but It IiW outside the city. Homo of tho inrrtctnla thtnk the letter are tho work of a man nnd hftd their origin In Manhattan or Brooklyn. The nnmes of the recipients are wlthhtld by the police, but It Is snld the letters affoct, mainly men of Mid dletown. Several young women to said to hvo received letters Warning thm.oatnt association with' certain men. Destroyer Monaghan Rammed by the Roe KEY WE8T, Fla., March M.-The det stroyer Monaghan was rammed and badly damaged by tho destroyer Roe here. The Monaghan was tied up at the Government wharf with her stern prd Jectlng out r the dock when the Roe Attempted to make, a landing. The Monaghan was damaged nbout forty feet from the stern and below the water line. The Monaghan began to settle raon after being struck and the pumps were started. Then nil provisions end sup plies wero landed and finally oil pump ed out of the tanks to lighten her. Through this prompt action the vessel was kept afloat. No ono was hurt. Cyclones Sweep Around Town of Magnolia, Miss. MAUNOMA, Mlsi, March 26.-A cyclone passed flvo miles went or iter, sweeping everything before It. Henry llnycs and wife were hurt when their residence was blown down, each sustain ed brbKen limbs. Another cyclone struck live miles east, unrooting the residence of W. A. Phelps and overturning sev eral buggies. Billy SundayAide Speaks Here Tomorrow Night Miss Grace 8axe, director of 111 We classes in the Billy Sunday campaign In Baltlmorn, will speak it the first Con gregitlonat Church at 8 o'clock tomor row night. Tho tit:le class which Mrs. Mary C. Htevens Instructs on Sunday afternoons at the Y. W, C. A., has charge of the meeting. The committee on arrangement is composed of Miss Qrace Iee bean, chairman, and Mlstes May Bllby and Mary Knrrlck. The class Is one of the association' religious 'activities developed durng the present season. It was organised In U cemtar, arid now has thirty.one mem ber enrolled. SPECIAL CrescertDwUeDittRttink 25c Each Wufeftoi GraHifm heqi likiry KwrWf.,GUlt.. rkmUm 3 sTI II A I ' Jj$! aaeaBfc-SBa H Lbiw 1 Iv sb LM Wtl bajBBBBBBBiBr ,BBaaaaa!ieeBVBy "-3L-t ' y)-'rTlPyMiwaaaaaBm Now for a'final clearance of the remainder of this season's stock! Every pair of shoes in our entire estab lishment must make way. That is the reason for these phenomenal bargains every man, woman and child in Washington should be prompt to take ad vantage of the opportunity to obtain dependable foot wear at a small part of its real worth. Final Clearance Prices on Feminine Footwear 1 Nationally Famous "MARY STUART" AND "VARSITY" MAKE Footwear All $4.00 59 (X. Values YwoUJ All $5.00 Values $2.95 In proof of these remarkable values, you'll find the standard selling prices stamped on the sole of each shoe. In all sizes and more than 30 styles from which to choose. DAINTY BRONZE BOOTS Our Own $7.00 Values, $4.50 This popular and stylish model comes in bronze kidskin with pearl buttons. A full range of sizes and widths. Just 175 Pairs LOW SHOES AND PUMPS Formerly Sold At $3.50, $4.00, and $5.00, Special, $1.45 Seldom is so great an oppor. tunity offered to the women of Washington. A large and compre hensive assortment awaits your choice. THE MODISH BELMONT PATTERN LACE BOOTS, Heretofore $7.00, Now $5.50 This model comes in a pretty shade of gray kidskin in the at tractive 9-inch height. All sizes. THE POPULAR GRAY KIDSKIN BOOTS Genuine $7.00 Value, L85 An unusually good value in the 8-inch height, with pearl buttons. In all sizes. Attractive 9-Inch SIDE-LACED BOOTS Our $5.00, $6.00, and $7.00 Values, W2 bMbtkT Jar JMjfm $4. $2.65 In Russia calf with cloth top, gun metal calfskin with gray buck top, midnight blue kidskin mid bronze kidskin with faw;i cloth top. The Famous "MARY STUART" MAKE A $5.00 Value, $1.45 Just a few pairs remain unsold so be prompt! A tan lace boot in neat shade of tan calfskin, cloth top, diamond tip, and leather Louis heels. The Stylish 9-Inch LACE BOOTS An Actual $7.00 Value, $5.50 The most recent style effect old ivory with leather Louis heel a most attractive model. All sites. A Genuine $6.00 Value 8-INCH HIGH-CUT PATTERNS, Very Special, $3.45 Both button and laced models with 2-inch leather Louis heels, ,,in midnight blue, battleship gray, African brown and dull mat kid skin. Just 197 Pairs PUMPS and OXFORDS Formerly $3.00, $3.50 And $4.00, Tomorrow, $1.00 This is such an unusual value, and the prise is so remarkably low that the 107 pairs will not last long. All sizes and styles. Third Floor Bargain Table Offerings For Women $3.50 and $4.00 ' High Shoes $1.00 In black suede and tan nil buck. Sizes, 1 to 5 widths, A to D. $3.50 to $5.00 High Shoes $1.85 In patent coltskin and gun metal calfskin, with gray ploth tops. Button and laced styles. $3.50 to $5.00 High Shoes $1.95 A choice assortment, taken from our regular stock. Not all sizes in every style, but all sizes in some styles. Extraordinary Bargains in MEN'S SHOES From Our Recent $50,000 Purchase of Shoes Made to Our Order At Radical. Reductions! We placed our order months ago, obtaining price concessions from the manufacturer which he could net possibly duplicate or even approach at the present time. Even if offered at their original prices they would repre sent remarkable economies. All $2.50 Values All $3.00 Values All $3.50 Values All $4.00 'Values All $4.50 Values $2.15 $2.45 $2.95 $3.25 $3.45 I VI 1 II lift nD 1 rTT'B No difficulty about making a selection you find all sizes and styles in this lot. Nationally Known SMITH-BRISCOE High Shoes The fact that they're made by the manufacturers of the STEADFAST brand Is a sufficient guarantee of their quality. Only the best materials used by expert workmen in their making. Made To Retail at $5.00 Special, $3.45 Parents Will Appreciate This Sale of BOYS' SHOES $2.50 Values, Now $1.85 In the dressy English and hi-toe last. All sizes form 1 to 5 ) i. $2.00 Values, Now $1.65 A shoe (if which your boy will be proud. All sizes from 1 to iy2. Goodyear Welt High Shoes, $2.35. Sewed, with good solid oak soles, and a fine grade of gun metal calfskin. Sizes 1 to 5J4. Great Price Re ductions in Infants' Shoes Infant' Hlih Shoe, with soft Roles, In a vtrlad as sortment of styles. Regu larly 50c the pair. Q1 Choice Oil Infants' High Shoes with raft soles, and Carriage Hooter In a choice selection of styles. Sold regularly at 7tc and $1.00. A(t Special 4UC Infants' Slippers, with soft soles. Formerly sold at 3tc a pair, but specially reduced for Monday's bust ness to this figure. lrn Choice IOC SHOE STORE 7th & D Streets N.W. Over Lincoln National Bank Entrance o D Street. Take Elevator Or Walk a Flight and Save a Dollar or More. "' ' "