THE WASHINGTON TIMES,1 FRIDAY; OCTOBER 20; 1916.
ITEMS OF INTEREST
News and Gossip o. Washing
ton and Washlngtonians
The modern girl i very much In
evidence on the Washington nlny
grounds. Here's new line of ac
tivity in wmcn i
A two and a half
mile rnco wai run
starting from Gal
Eighteenth and C
for girls. It took
the form or a hare " r
and hounds chase, '(" vaA tr J
the course leartlnpf-v. J
over the fields of
around tho Un-wmmtKmmimtmmmi
coin Memorial. The "hares1' escaped,
arriving at the starting point five
minutes before their pursuers. Miss
Katherlne O. Whltcomb, director of
the ground served a hot luncheon lo
the party after the chase.
Those who participated are Sadlo
Cohen. Mildred Shultx. Helen Chlam.
Margaret Keehan, Evelyn Hhults, and
Lena Walker, hates, and Mary Fol
Hard, Oeraldlne Harvey, Florence May,
Mary, McMahon, Kmma Blllott, Roso
Young, and Ixiulse Hall, hounds.
Arrange Fraternity Smoker.
Joseph II. Choato Chapter of the Sig
ma Nu Phi Fraternity will .give a
smoker at the University Club the even
ing of October a.
Daughters of Isabella Banquet.
District. Court No. 211, National Order
Daughters of Isabella, celebrated Its
third anniversary at a banquet last
night, In the New Ebbltt. Mrs. George
A. Howe, grand regent of the order
was toastrnlstresa. There were more
than 100 members In attendance.
Arte Club. to JIare Dinner.
An East Indian dinner will be given at
the club house of the .Washington Arts
Club on Sunday evenlbg. Following the
dinner- the first of a series of Sunday
evening concert will be given.
Dr. Van Schaick to Speak.
The rtov. John Van Schaick, jr., presi
dent of the Board of Education, will
speak tonight before tho.Emery-Ecklnp-ton
Home and School Association In
the Emery School,
Judge Latimer to Speak.
Judge J. WUmer Latimer, of the Dis
trict Juvenile Court, will speak before
the Btato commlttoo of the p. A. R.
meeting at the residence of the chair
man, Mrs. Clarence F. Curtis, 407 D
street northeast, October 21, at 3;30
Level Club Jto Meet.
Six new member oJ-o to be admitted
at the business meeting of tho Level
Club of the Department of Commerce on
the evening of October 28. Returning
field employes will tell of their experi
Mt. Plcasant'a Citizens to Meet.
The Mt. Measant Cttlsens' Association
will hold Its next fait meeting tomor
row evening at the Drown Detty Inn,
corner of Park road and Sixteenth
Paper on Philosophy.
At a meeting of the Society for Phil
osophical Inquiry, to be held at the
Publlo Library, tomorrow at 4:46 p. m.,
Prof. Wllllart M. Coleman will read a
paper cniUIed "Philosophy As Related
Kappa Alphas to Meet.
The II rat fall meeting of Washington
Alumni Chapter, Kappa Alpha Frater
nity, will be held at tho chapter house,
2011 Columbia road northwest, tomorrow
evening at 8 o'clock. The weekly lunch
eon will be held at the Ebbltt tomor
row at 1 o'clock.
COUPLE HELD FOR
THEFT OF PLATINUM
New York Man and Wife Charged
by Chicago Firm. ,
NEW YORK, Oct. . Peter De Roos
and his wife, Mrs. draco De Roos,
gave bonds of $1,000 each before Judge
Humphrey -In the Queen county court
yesterday pending the out come of pro
ceedings to extradite them to Chicago
on charges of grand larceny. , i
They were arrested at their horns
Wednesday evening by Detectives En
nls Dwyer and Knapp, of the Queens
detective bureau, who were accompan
ied by Detectlvo Sergeant Mulvlhlll, of
Chicago. Mulvlhlll had a warrant Is
sued In Chicago, which charged De
Roos with tho larceny of 12H penny
welsh ta of nlatlnum and Mrs. Da Roos
,woa charged with the theft of TO pen-
iiyweiBiiia or mo mciui.
Mrs. De Roos Is a daughter of John
R. Murray, a wealthy resident of Rock
away Reach,' who furnished the bonds.
Immediately following tho arraignment
Mulvlhlll started for Albany to get ex
The complaint against the couple was
made by Frank Mulhennlng. represent
ing the firm of J. Mulhennlng, of Chi
cago. Quickest Service to Baltimore. Every
hour on the hour, Baltimore & Ohio.
$1.75 round trip. Saturdays and Sun
STREET HEARS BANKER
"PEGS" WILSON BETS
Gratitude Given as Cause Real
NEW YORK, Oct. 20-Rumor In politi
cal circles says a banker In Wall street,
who recently received an honorary ap
pointment from President, Is using his
money freely to Influence the betting
odds In favor of the Democratic candi
date. Reports of tho tightening of the odds
against Wilson to 10 to 9, and reported
offers of even money, followed the
rumor.1 The verified wagors, however
remained Arm at 10 to 8.
Odds of 10 to 7 that Hughes would
carry. New York State, similar odds
that Hughes would carry New Jersey,
and even money on the result In Ohio
were reported. '
Mr prices are the lowest when qual
ity of work Is considered, of any in
the city. Dr. Vaughan. 07 7th St. N.W.
WE WOULD Ilk to doubU your Ineome mil
wT Tti Mutual Ufa, Tho. p. Motiijl
UfT., Soulh.ru bids'. Oeo4 ttrma to producer.
Tha Sunday Evening Times has
an the acknowledged advantages of
evening newspaper circulation with
none of tha disadvantages of Sunday
"ihi. iwvmimvtm .. Mny WQUOMl
Yale Has 3,305 Students.
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 20.-The
otal student registration at Yale, as
announced today, U 3,305, against J, 260
laat year. Increases are noted In the
schools of law, medicine, religion, and
fine arts. The enrollment In Yale Col
lege la 1,609 ana In Sheffield Scientific
School 93. Members of the faculty and
officers of the university number (609.
$10,000,0(Mlin Gold Arrive!
- PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 20.-A ship
ment of 110,000,000 In gold bullion, sent
by the allies In payment for munitions
and othor supplies, arrived in Philadel
phia yesterday over the Pennsylvania
rallroaH. Armed guards accompanied
the train and supervised the transfer of
the gold to the mint Tho shipment waa
consigned to J, P. Morgan & Go. ,
ift ! A.M.
EXTRA RODRHARY TIIKBY in "A PRRaianrif.M'P wnniiin.ti
BrECIAl 1IAWB A FHIT7, KATZEW JAMHBft KIDS CARTOON.
S DUNE OF
THE FOLLIES 1
EXTRA-HUGU PAY Iff "BUB LOVED A BAILOR.1
Optn 8i48 A.M. Close Bi30 VM.
Saturday, Close P.BI.
All Car Reach Kann'a Either
Direct or Dy Transfer.
October 30th, IBIS.
Weather Atrraya Good At
COAT DAY AGAIN SATURDAY
With Emphatically the Season's Best Values in the Newest and Smartest Models for Every Feminine Member
of the Family Little Tots, Young Girls, Juniors, Misses and Women Are All Amply Provided For
Investigate the wonderful offers we are presenting you will agree they are the best to be had in all Washington.
We were never so well prepared to supply your desires in this, the greatest coat season in years.
Stunning Coats at $19S $25 $29 39
For women, misses, and juniors. Coats for every occasion, made from
Salts Eequimette Plush, Wool Velours, Bolivia Cloth, Kitten Ear, Duvetyn, Broadcloth, English Mix
tures, Lynx Cloth, Zibeline, and Plaids.
Smart belted styles and full flare effects, many of them with large collars that can be buttoned
close to the chin ; some have seal collars, some have collars of raccoon, others with plush or velvet collars.
Colors include Burgundy, navy, taupe, green, and brown, also black. Plenty of sizes for large women in
this excellent showing.
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Girb' and Misses' Coats at $10.95
Charming styles of mixtures, plaids, and cheviots in brown, green,
and navy. Sizes 8 to 13 and 14 to 18.
Children's Chinchilla Cloth Coats at $4.98
For the little folks of 2 to 6 years, beautiful quality coats, double
breasted style, in brown or gray with velvet or self collars. Sizes 2 to
Other styles of coats for Little Folks, made of imported plushes, corduroys, velvets, wool plush, and zibeline, priced $8.95 to $25.00.
Girls' Smart Coats at $15.00, $16.50, $19.75
Made of Salts Fine Plush, the material noted for its beauty and
wearing qualities. Trimmed with fur. Sizes 8 to 14 only.
Children's Tailored Coats at $7.50
Sizes 2 to 6 years, of corduroy, zibeline, or cheviot. Double
breasted and belted models, some trimmed with plush, others are self
I Don't Know What It All Can Mean, Unless It Can Be It It
For all around in Kann's Big Store,
Downstairs, and Upstairs on the
Witches and Ghosts and Big Black
Nod mysteriously to Pumpkins and
, Halloween Costumes, novelties, and noisemakers in the
Toy Store Fourth Floor. '
Halloween Table Decorations, Favors, Place Cards,
and Post Cards Stationery Store Street Floor.
Halloween Candies and funny little table tricks, etc.,
at the Candy Store Street Floor.
Tomorrow Our Annual Opening Sale of
With Immense Quantities of the Best Made and Prettiest Dolls at the
Same Low Prices That Have Always Prevailed Here.
But do not delay because we say immense quantities to select from, for, when these are
gone, we will be unable to get more imported dolls and surely never to sell at the prices.
A Big Wholesaler Told Us Today We Were Foolish To Sell at the Prices, That We
Could Get Twice As Much For Them Owing to the Scarcity.
We prefer, however, to give you the benefit of our forethought last January in buying
every dolK we could find, and in every instance buying at a low price because of the quantity
Select Tomorrow To Be Sure of Getting the Doll You Want and to Avoid
Last Minute Disappointment. A Deposit Reserves Your Purchase Kann Fourth Floor.
Kann's Second Floor.
Beautiful Steel Beaded
MOIRE SILK AND PANNE
In a Special Sale d QQ
Tomorrow at $ J
Artistic designs in steel beads are the rage
in hand bags; and Washington women vill
be glad of the opportunity tomorrow to get
some very smart styles at this- special price.
There are 10 styles; in black and navy
which for you?
Special Silk Bags, made of high-grade
Roman stripe silk, in bright colors. These
also have found favor with women this sea
son; and we are showing some very QQ
pretty ones. Tomorrow at " Ov
Kann's Street Floor,
Gold and Silver Lace Enters Largely Into the
Construction of the
New Trimmed Hats
Hats with gold brims or silver brims,
and tops of velvet, or exactly reversed.
The combination of this gold and
silver lace with brown, blue, black, rose,
and other shades is exquisite and brings
visions of the Fifteenth Century gold
and silver lace days.
IN BLACK VELVET HATS We have a fine as-
Isortment with effective trimmings of small gold or r
silver roses, fur ornaments, and other effects. In 4
small, close shapes, or the popular sailor models.
k This is our famous line of "La Premiere" Trimmed
Hats at ,
ICiinn's Second Floor,
New Stocks and
Return to Great Popularity
Many women are buying them to wear with their new coat
suits, and to meet the great demand we have secured a splendid
assortment. Cloose from a long range of prices from
50c up to $2.25
Among them are the following, of course not all at every
price, but priced according to qualify and elaborateness:
Orlentnl lace stocks, with attached
Jabot, finished with small pearl but
tons, stock finished at top with eatln
GeorKottte crepe stocks, hemstitch
ed finish, with natln fold at top, at
tached Jabot of ombroldercd Georg
ette crepe. ,
Georgette crope crush collar with
attached Jabot, finished with hem
stitching and tucks.
Satin stocks with net Jabot, em
broidered edge, and little pearl buttons.
Net stocks, with black scalloped
Beautiful ecru Oriental lace stock,
pined at top with white satin, full
jabot, of the lace, white satin but
tons. Silk stock, with double front frill,
and turn over collars of net, stitched
In black to match the silk HtocU,
Plain tucked net, also luce trim
med net stocks, finished with net
And many others not mentioned,
'Kann's Street Floor.
Swiss embroideries, etc.
I Crepe de
A New Line of
HARD SUGAR CANDIES
11...1.. irnii.....i.L. MM.laa nr fnr ntiv Mm
iMnln nr niled rnndlns. and all delicious. Special tomorrow. OAr
; u pound , t,. ..,, , OUCji
NUT TAFKY, made In o ir tandy Factory, filled with cocoanut, Qft I
! walnut, or peanuts. Special, a pound tomorrow , OUt ;
CHOCOLATK FUDQ13 CAUAMM48, filled with walnuts, a Qfln
!; pound, tomorrow
Kann'a Street Floor.
J' J niAiiUJDSYCOENER"
I 0 OTH ST. AND FEWNA. AVE.y J
Of Crepe de Chine Wash Satin Jersey Silk
a bewildering variety of styles, with elaborate trimmings of fine laces,;!
3 styles; trim-
;med with val lace,
i; Swiss embroidery
i ; Crepe De Chine and Satin Bodices At $1.
15 styles, including beautifully trimmed
1 : iUUUCIO W1WI IUUCD, UIJIUIUJUCiJUBt UUUUllDf
' nfrt rind nlnln fnltnfvirl AtTafa trffVi vttliKnn
;' straps) or hemstitched finishing. Some
: ' have sleeves 01 lace and net.
14 styles: wlth::
finest French val:;
laces; others with
lions, fine Swiss
tfnnc ff QnmA
i.UW, W.W, ..,W
$1.25 $1.50 $2.00
Do Chine Satin Jersey
Bodices At $1.50.
10 styles, with and without sleeves: in
whtto and pink) some richly adorned with.
!; laces, ribbons and embroideries; others
1 ' of rlptlv tndnrod. fSomn trimmpH with
! ; cream laces.
Black China Silk Bodices, to wear un
der sheer black waists; with half and;;
three-quarter sleeves; high "V" necks; or;!
low nock styles. Also white and pink
Full line Black Lawn Bodices, 25c, 39c,
Kann's Second Floor.
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