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GARDEN SCHEDULE: Department of Interior Supplies Agricultural Program for Home Tillers. Following is a schedule for summer' rardecine furnished The Times by the , Department of the Interior. Every one . Intending to (rrow a garden this sum-' mer should clip this schedule and keep J It for refereoce. j Marrh. Transplant cabbage and lettuce plants from plant frame or cold frame to ear den. Transplant tomato, pepper and egg plant from flats or hotbeds to plant frames or cold frames. Transplant some lettuce plants to hot bed In schuol for early crop. (Hlace plants 1 foot apart each way.) Sow In eed beds of hardy perennial flowers, such as columbine, platycodon, pinks, hardy larkspur, coreopsis, oriental Popples, pinks, hardy carnations, gaillar dias. Sow in seed beds eeda of hardy bi ennials, such as foxgloves, canterbury hells, hollyhock, sweet William, wall flowers. Prepare flower borders: spade the soil deeply and mix in quantities of well rotted manure. Plant garden peas (wrinkled variety), spinach, mustard, radish, beet, turnip, rarrot. onion and parsley seeds In gar den. Keep oll between rows mellow. Watch for English sparrows. April. Transplant late tn April tomato, pepper, and eggplant from plant frame or cold frame to garden. Bed sweet potato In plant frame. Sow celery seeds in plant frame. Transplant annual flower plants into flower borders. Transplant dahlia and snapdragon plants into flower borders. Plant summer flowering bulbs. Plant beans, Swiss chard, kohlrabi, carrots, parsnips, salsify, corn, cu cumbers, melons, squash, and okra. Sow seeds of alyssum, cosmos, mig nonette, and nasturtium In flower borders. Keep soil between rows mellow. Saray for insect enemies. Plan for disposing o various crops. 31ay. fare for lettuce plants In hotbed.. Car for aweet potato plants In plant frame. Sow seeds of brusscls sprouts in plant fraii. Plant beans, pumpkins, ar.d corn. Keep soil between rows mellow. Spray for insect enemies. Harvest and replant crops prompt r. June, Transplant sweet potato plants from plant frame to garden. Sow tomato, cabbage, and collard seeds in plant frame for fall crop. (Son' tomatoes in early June. Sow cabbage and collard! in late June). Sow seeds of hardy perennials In hotbeds. Shads plants with screens made of slats. Transplant in seed bed haidy per ennial flower plants and place plants six to twelve Inches apart both ways. Plaril beans, corn. s Prune spring flowering shrubs and vines after flowers have fallen Plant dahlia roots. Keep sail between rows mellow. Spray for insect enemies and plant diseases. Harvest and replant cropt promptly. July. Transplant plants of brussels sprouts from plant frame to garden. Plant Irish potatoes, beans, corn, carrots, and rutabaga. Keep soil between rows mellow. Spray for insect enemies and plant diseases. Arrange for a canning demonstra tion. Harvest and replant crops promptly. August. MAN WITHOUT YARD WANTS TO HELP DIM Pennsylvania avenue. March 0, 101" Charles F. Xesbit, Washington, D. C. Dear Sir Your name appears in this evening's paper as leading the movement for home gardens. Perhaps I could be of some serv ice in some way, merely as a worker. My time is occupied through the day managing' store, and I have no land or back yard, to cultivate. However, I have an Interest in the movement, and If there are any meetings to be had to discuss same, would like to be present. I have done farm work for sev eral years, .and would enjoy a lit tle plowing or cultivating outside of store hours for recreation only. Would be "pleased to hear of any one taking this up. Tours very truly, E. W1NNE. Grecian Girdles Paris says so they are there fore, here. Jewel studded, some. All are artistic, many exquisite. Price $1.00 to $12.00. Street Floor Jewelry Dept. dUBUAlS'KCniAL A. LISNER HOURS: 9 A. M. TO 6 P. M. G STREET Laces to Treasure Real' Laces, now so scarce-, treas ured as heirlooms in families pos sessing them. A eale extraordi nary here tomorrow of just such laces. Street Floor Main Aisle. RIVAL GARDENERS ENTER TIMES LISTS 1 Jm fir Pla&L . Many Washingtonians An nounce Intention to Strive for Share of $100 Gold. Letters announcing today's entrants In The Times garden contest for the $100 gold awards include the follow ing: Garden Editor of The Times. Sir Kindly list me as a contestant for "best garden" contest for garden In rear of my residence. J. K. EDWARDS. 613 Qulncy St. N. W. Transplant tomato, collard, cab bage, and 'celery plants from plant frame to garden. Sow seeds of lettuce and end,c In plant frame. Plant beans. bets. parsley, kohl rabi, carrots, turnips, and garden peas (smooth variety). Keep soil between rows mellow. . Spray fur insect enemies snd plant diseases. Harvest and replant crops promptly. September. Transplant lettuce and endive plants in plant frame to garden. Sow seeds of lettuce, endive; and cabbage in plant frame. Hoot cuttings of ruses. Plant spinach, kale, mustard, win ter radish, carrots, onion sets, and ci lmson clot er. Spray for insect enemies snq plant diseases. Garden Editor, The Times: Sir: Please place us In your garden contest. We have a lot in rear of our fire truck house. Eighth street, be tween D and E southeast, on which we are colnr to try to reduce the cost of living. E. U JON'ES. . T. SMITH. J. P.- MOORE. A. J. BARGAG.VI, N'o. 7 Truck Co.. D. C. F. D. Garden Editor, Washington Times. Sir I wish to contest for money prizes offered by The Times for best gardens In the District of Columbia. My garden will be located at 3S10 Georgia avenue northwest, and de voted to the growing of sweet corn, tomatoes, string beans, lettuce, beets, lima beans, radishes, etc JOHX A. DEN'EKAS. Sail Well Conditioned. Garden -Editor, The Times. Sir I am very anxious to .enter in the contest of the garden growers. I have a fine back yard which I have cultivated and got In fine condition for garden. I am going to plant early, such as early sugar corn, peas, tomatoes, string beans, onions, rad ishes, potatoes, cucumbers, lettuce, and later some late corn and potatoes. MRS. W. KING. 621 I street southwest. Garden Editor. The Times: Dear Sir: I wish to contest for money prizes to be ottered by your paper for best vegetable gardens. My garden will be located at 121 Seaton street northeast. FRANCES M. HARRISON. Accepts Tinea Invitation. Garden Editor, The Times. Sir: I would like to enter the con test for the best gardens, as men tioned In The Times of March 14. My garden- will be on ground owned by my father in the vicinity of Twenty sixth and Hamline streets northeast. KENNETH VIETH. 235 Rhode Island Ave. N. E. Garden Editor. The Times: Sir: I wish to enter the contest for the prizes you offer In today's Issue of The Times for the b'st back yard garden. The bacu yard to be turned Into a garden Is at my resi dence at 61 K street nonnwest. LEOPOLD V. FUECDBERG. Garden Editor. The Times: Sir: Please accept me as a com petitor in your prize contest on gar dening; that Is, if you take amateurs. J. F. SPARKS. S.".9 Rittenhouse St. - Trimmed Hats $5and $6 Important Pre-Easter Sale Tomorrow The Palais RoyaJ Millinery chief, just from New York, reports a large and ad vantageous purchase. On sale tomorrow. Can 'suc,h hats be duplicated at the prices S5 and $6? Certain that some of them cannot. I Choice of Sailor and Mushroom shapes, hemp and lacquered chip. Trimmed with fac ings,' grosgrain ribbon, brocades, feathers, frills, 1 flowers and wreaths. DRESSMAKING NEEDS Notions at Special Prices Lining . Satins Special Prices for Monday. 2Se quality, 21 e yard. 33c quality, 2c yard. 43e quality, 30e yardl Standard quality. All yard wide in a complete assortment of the wanted lining shades. Also high class for fancy wolk. i:zlra Special 10c Lining Cambrics. One liny Only. Xr Yd. 23-inch full count Cotton Lining Cambric, in all the wanted culors: plenty of black. 80c Floral Irint Saline. 3Sr Yd. Yard Wide, heavy satin quality fancy Satlne. white grounds with handsome floral print design. Pink, LL Blue, Hello, and Mais flowers. I'.itra Special $1.23 Brocaded and Printed Satins, Mr Yd. Yard wide, extra heavy satin quality Lining Satin, in a hand some range of Brocade and Flora! Print effects, and all the wanted lining shades. Extra Special, bOe yard. Extra Specul ate Black Lining Satlne, 14c Yd. 30-Inch heavy satlne. lustrous quality, a very desirable lining 'satlne. In fas black only 14c yd. Plain and Brocade Venetians, 53c Yd. 32 Inches wide, satin finish Ven etian Lining, in plain and brocade effects. In all the wanted lining shades. -Palais Hoyal Second Floor. .17c .7aY.no Each 14e ...IHc . -Tc ...12e .1c Cabinet Hair Pins.. 3 for 7e 5c Paper Pins, good qualUy S for 7c :3c Bone'llair Pins, box - 10c 13c Hook Pins, best quality.... , 13c Ic Dutch Linen Tape . 3 for 7e 1-c :4-d. Tape, white onl Each 10c Sc Bias Seam Tupe 3 for 7e" luc Colored Tapes. 6 ids. to piece 3 for 13e Sic Sanitary Belts. Lach , Sic sanitary Napkins. LHizen 10c Sew-on Gaiters. Pair , I-.'c Best -Sewing Silk. 100 yards. 1 doz 18c Seam Binding, assorted colors. 21c Prussian Binding, blaclj. white.. iuc ueionc jiuuK-i.yes. iuru. ........ .... luc IIook-Kyc Tape, black, white, yard.... joe Snap rasteners. tara...... ..............c 15c All-over Hair Nets 3 for 3Se lie Delight Cape Shape 1alr Nets 3 for S3e Sc Iron Holders....". 3 for 7e 5c Tomato-P.ln Cushions. ..... ........2 for 7e 6c Buttle Best Machine Oil 3 for 7e Sc Itibbon Wire, black, white : lor 7c. S5c Boys' Knee Protectors. Pair..... We :5c Electric Curlers. S on card ...17c Sc Linen Corset Laces. 5 yds 3 for "e 5c Collar Supporters, 6 on card 3 for Tc Sc Silk Hair Nets , 3 for 10c Sc Stocking Darners, assorted colors 3 for 7c 10c Dust Caps, assorted colors. Each ..7c Sc Shoe Trees, good quality 3 for 7e S9c Best Quality Steel Scissors. Pair 43c 10c Nickel Coal Hangers 4 for 33e Sc Wooden Coat Hangers. Each .....3c Sc Trousers Hangers., 3 for 7c 10c Wooden Folding Coat Hangers. Bach Tc 19c Green Braided Coat-Trousers Hangers ...ISe 12c Laundry Wax. with wooden handles. Dozen.... 7e Sc Collar Bands, for men's, shirts 2 far 7e 29c Tourist Combination Cases. Each ......31e Sc Emeries, cotton covered. . ... 3 for 7e Sc Celluloid Thimbles, assorted colors 2 for 7e Sc Mercerized Darning Cotton 3 for 7e Sc Mllward Needles, ajl sizes 3 for 7c D B 0 a B B Linings, Trimmings, But I tons .and Notions at Special Sale Prices. Trimmings Buttons, Laces. Rosebud Trimming. and combinations. a i 39c Satin solid colors 34c ard. 39c Silk Tassels. In staple and all the new colors, with metal and g bead tops.. 33c. each. 50c Buttons. In Ivory and cellu--loid. suit, dress and coat size. black and all the popular colors. 44rdos. Best quality Silk Soutache Braid, one of the season's most desirable trimmings for nllk. georgette, and woolen materials; black, white, and all colors. 12- yd. piece. 33c. ' , Silk, Cord Girdles, with, tassel ends; all colors: 2',i yds. long. 47e rack. fj Fiber Silk Braid, with plain's center and Persian border, used for sweater girdles: 5Vi in. wide. a 39c yard. Silk Embroidered Banding, in Oriental colors, with a touch of gold: Z In. wide. 73c'yard. SJ Silk Embroidered Medallions, In sa beautiful colorings; effective de- signs. 33c each. sj '10c Pearl Buttons. Z and 4 eye; large, medium, and small to m match r 3 to 6 on card. 3 cards far 33c. H Palaja r.oyal Street Floor. pa I An Important Sale of Beautiful Laces 1,260 Yards of Rare, Real Hand-made Laces and 4,300 Yards of the Most Interestingly Handsome and Exauisite Tvne of Loom-made and Semi-needle Made Laces. Laces of rich, rare quality that It would be well-nigh Impossible to duplicate today, made by English, Irish ahd European Lace Workers, whose ancestors ofttlmes for generations back have been lace workers. Including wonderfully charming and pretty laces, from Alencon, Brussels, and Antwerp: Chantllly and Spanish laces, embroidered Saxony aqd Tambour laces. Dutch laces. Ypres and fine flat Point Venlse laces, and a wonderful assortment of strikingly rich Viennese bands. Motifs and Borders, some with the Vandyke point edge. The Palais Royal has long been noted for fine laces and ornamental needle work. This unusual collection goes on sale Monday at. In most cases, a fraction of the value today. Many of these sets are broken, the edge or Insertion Is gone, and we are unable to duplicate them 'and keep up th stock, therefore we are offering tfcem tomorrow at H price and even leao than half price tor qnlrk clearance. A wonderful opportunity and just tn time for spring and summer dreumaklng. Recent Paris Model Gowns of Callot and Jenny, feature laces of similar type to these and fine laces promise to be decided"? In vogue this oeason for tnnuainga, neckwear, etc.. Lot No. 2 $5.98 Yd. Lot No. 1 $9.98 Yard. Originally Sold at from $12.98 to $25.00 Yard. L'0-inch Real Cluny' Allover. 10-Inch Real Cluny Pointed Edge. 7-Inch Real Point de Bayeaux. 6-incb. Real Duchess and Rose Point. 6-Inch Real Baby Irish. S-lnch Real Duchess Edge. 6-Inch Real Point enlse Edge. 7-Inch Real Point Venlse Band. 18-Inch Real Baby Irish Allover. t) CQ yard for Black Silk and Va 9t)t7 rlous White Laces; original ly J3.50 to' J6.50 yd. 1 CQ yard for Black Silk and Va i&l,OZ rlous White; originally 12.50 to 3.98 yd. Originally Sold at $7.98 to $9.98. 3-Inch Real Venlse Band. 6-Inch Real Baby Irish Edge. lU-inch Real Rose Point Edge. 6-Inch Real Irish Point. 7-Inch Real Baby Irish .Band. 8 Inch Real Baby Irish Edge. '18-Inch Real Princess Allover. (51 QQ yard for Various White OJL.OI Laces, to 10 Inches wide; nrlrlnallv S2.S0 to 13.98 vd. i DCn yard for Black Silk Laces and QQ 'r"J t UOC various White Laces; original- Ou, Edi i lr zi.50 to W.9S yd. Lot No. 3 $2.98 Yd. Originally Sold at $3.98 to $5.98 Yd. 20-inch Llerre Allover. 20-Inch Princess. 6-Inch Baby Irish Edge. S-inch Baby Irish Band. 4-lncJi Irish Point Edge. 3-inch Princess Band. ratals Royal Street Floor. CQ yard for 1 to 10 Inch Mercer Utl Ized and other Laces; orig inally tl.OO to 12.00 yd. ror .oveu Laces; originally" S)c to 75c vd. QTT ISQ $1.35 satin c -j no i Ol.LJVd MESSALINE. 1.U37 M A Special Price For Monday's Sale. Colors for street and evening wear. Including Ivory, Cream. Pink. Lleht Blue. Mais. Nile. Reseda. Rose. Emerald. Russian. Havan. African. Copenhagen. Belgian. Pearl, Steel. Nickel. Taupe. . Tan. Biscuit. Chartreuse, uold, wistaria. Turquoise, iieno. ugm itavy. uark Navy, and Black. Chiffon Taffeta. S1.33 Yard-wide soft chiffon finish Dress Taffeta, for dresses, Twalstsa and trim mings, in a complete assort ment of street and evenlnx ' shades, including several changeable effects navy blues and black. Sport Poplin. SUM Yard 40-lncbes wide, even weave, lustrous quality Chiffon Faille Poplin, for sport salts, skirts, and trimmings. In shades of Grey. Gold. Rose, and Tan. with color combi nation sport designs. $1.25 Navy French Serge Q Ce 300 Yards to Distribute at This Price iJ J 42 Inches wide, all wool, flnetwlll dress weight French Serge, In a true navy blue. The price 83c yard on this 300 yards or serge Is less than manufacturers- cose price loaay. Novelty Shepherd Cheeks, I-iO to. Hi inches wide, new spring style, black and white shep herd checks, with color com bination over plaids, for suits, skirts, and trimmings. Falala Royal Second Floor. Serge Plaids aad Stripes, lusyo. -IS inches wide, all wool, fine .twill serge, in a band some assortment (over 25 styles) of color combina tions for suits, dresses, and skirts. Palais Royal Second Floor. 1 I ; SUITS in Basement Store at - $ LENTEN SERVICES. At the daily midday Lenten services ii the rhurch of the Epiphany this week, the following will apeak: The Rev. W. L. De Vries. Monday: the Right Rev. john Gardner Murray. Bishop of Maryland, Tuesday and I weanesaay. ana tn iiev. Mejson I'. ...r- .,.. , -. Dame. Thursday and Friday. At 4:45 COMMERCE CHAMBER PLEA. 0-cock tomorrow afternoon the Rev. Trying to bring a large sewing far- Dr. C. Ernest, Smith will speak, tory here, the Chamber of Commerce I " last June pledged to pay a year's rent TRIBUTE TO DR. SMILLIE. for the factor- owner. Of this, less I n,0iutona of sympathy for Miss than half lias been realized. Letters i,yda SmiJIe. sister of the late Dr. of appeal have gone out from the i ThoTOas William Smlllle.. official pho- tographer of the National Museum manufactures' committee, authorized to raise the money Joseph Berberlch, chairman, again calls attention to the Increase in business at the factory since iii, wno died Marrh 7, were, forwarded her today by the Federal Photographic Society of America. I 15! Suits at $15 are not scarce but is not the price too low for complete reliability? Not if you make a selection in the Palais Royal Basement Store! Of course you have to see and critically inspect note the stylas, materials and tailoring of the suits here at S15! Styles include pinch back, plaited and tailored models, plain tailored and sport styles, of men's wear serge, gabardine, wpol poplin, tweeds and checked "ZZZ cloths. Note the collars, pockets and the details as in the more expensive suits! I Hundreds of Silk Dresses at $10.00 to $17.50 and Coats at $5.00 to $15.00. , , This Basement Store literally a distinct store witness the Easter Dresses here at the many prices between $10.00 and SI 7.50 and wonder. ,.,--, I Coat Dresses Sport Styles Empire Dresses Tunic Styles Plaited Dresses Draped Effects Barrel Skirt Styles Dance Dresses Extra Size Dresses Plain Tailored Dresses Embroidered Styles. The materials are Chiffon Taffeta and Crepe de Chine, all self-materials or combined with GeorKette Crepe, Silk Faille, Satin and Pongee. COATS New Spring Styles, at $5.00 and up to $15.00 Short sport styles, long plain single belted styles, high waist, and plainted . styles, with big collars and over-collars of white broadcloth on silk. There are coats of WOOL POPLIN COVERT SERGE VELOUR VELOUK PLAID CHECK In all the new shades of rose, Spanish gold, apple green, Lopcnnagen Diae. Deet, tan, navy, ana disck. oiyics ior misses ana women. . And every one at a surprise prices alter you have made a critical inspection. . Silk Dresses vy special $10-00 a Dance and Evening Dresses in lovely colorings, some worth twice Sio. Materials are taffetas and nets combined . over metallic cloth, as well as nets over silk and plain taffeta! Cl-ir cYirtit. monv ili-ino fflf"pfc nnH nnfTc whi1 nfriirc nr H l OIVII IJ JIIS1V I14UI11 UIHpb bllWbM M..V. J'....., ......w w..w. u.m Many piaireu styles, so mucn in ucninnu jusi now wun plain. . belt slightly above the waistline. Others with regular waist- . Trimmings consist of ribbons, rosebuds, metallic em- line. Nearly all have white collars. i broidery, nets and laces. I'alaU Itoynl Dnaement Stare. ' lalaU Itoyal riaiement Store. 2 Dresses $10 to $12.50 values $8.75 Materials! Mohair, Panama Cloth and Sfrge. Colors Burgundy, Copenhagen, Red, Green, Tan as well as blues and blacks. TOMORROW'S BARGAIN TABLES 'Basement Store A score and more of "Bargain Tables" each filled with dress and home needs at money.saving prices. Five hints below: att.jMk. -jlPlkw j: vivivn .i r COLUMBIA C EDISON I . - - - I 4 BOUGHT-SOLD I I EXCHANGED i. I 5? Record Shop i,r,r I W Over 60 and lOe Store H Moire Petticoats 39c . Black satin stripe, with 14-ln(h flounce. If houclit and snll In a regular was the price would he Tfic. Limited quantity here tomor- rw at only 30c. On ilaxcment Store ItarKaln Tables. Skirtings 23c Yd. New Skirtings In white; stripe in iroM. blue, black, lose, nml ureen. checks In fpW. Rreen. ami blue. 2K Inches tr yard. ij foM. w iflu. perlal t Table Covers 79c Huch Damask Covers, scalloped, nrdlnarIK- retail at $1.00. Onl 300 of them to distribute. - " I. -I-- . .,.- Yfl Aala. On Iiasement Store llariram Tables. Children's Dresses 49c ee these Wash Presses. "Izes 6 to 1 1 vears. Mothers who kn"v materials and needlework ill want to buy an armful or these dieses. . On Iiasement htore Bargain Tables. 29c Turkish Towels for 17c 5o dozen here tomorrow morning all will be gone be- fore closing time. To create a fair distribution not more than i three (3) to each purchaser. Extra heavy, 18x36 inches, with f pretty pink and blue borders. Palais lloyal Uaaement Store llarcatn Table. $1 House Dresses at 69c i On Sale Tomorrow 312 of Them f fJsllHif sa-iklHr V Such dresses come and go in a day 312 here tomorrow morning. Rules of sale at 69c each not more than three to each purchaser, none C O. l and no phone orders. TWO AS ILLUSTRATED Pictures do not tell you of materials or needle work but histor tells ou of these periodical sales in this Basement Store. These particular dresses are full Sl.oo value. SIZES 38 TO 46 Choice of Gingham Dresses in plain pink, blues and browns. Also in stripes and checks. Note Trimmings of embroideries that will i ash and come back intact from the laundry. And note that the needlework is another guarantee. Beginning Tomorrow at 9 A. M. 69C for Choice JSr'And don't forget the score and more of Bargain Tables each is worth a visit. PalaU ltoal riaaemrnt Mare. CI $ y 1i T B I k I if If. ifl ill a OP: lfe H tV . t 4 1 i i X' fcv .&, i '