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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, MONDAY, JUNE 24, 1918.
CAPITAL WOMAN KILLED IN WRECK Washington Circus Star Who Died in Wreck n Beneath the twisted steel of a sleeping car of the Haeenbeck-Wal lac circus train, wrcker by a fast lag. Mile. Jewel, famed animal train train at Ivanhoe, Ind , Saturday morn tha dead girl, told a Times reporter r, known the country over as a cir cus farorlte, met death, according o word received today in Washington, her "home town " Thousands of "kids" will miss Mile., Jewel when the circus makes Its tour next year, for Nel'le Jewel and her lions and tigers are known in nearly erery city and town In which large circuses "show" Washington Woman. Mile Jewel, who Is known outside of the big tent as Mrs Charles Moore field, lived In Washington at 511 Sixth street northwest, with her father, Jo seph F Borrow, and her sister, Mrs. Sarah Washburn She had been a resident of Washington for seven years. Mrs. Washburn received a telegram today from the chief of police of Hammond. Ind., saying that the body of Mile. Jewel was among the first to be Identified. She immediately telegraphed to have the body sent to Washington It is expected to arrive Wednesday Miss Genevieve Washburn, niece of the dead girl, told a Times reported the story of the life of Mile. Jewel. Bora In Kngland, Mrs. Moorefleld was born In Long ton, Staffordshire, England, thirty years ago. It was there that she first got a chance to get In a circus. As a child, her friends say. she al ways played around the animal; whenever a circus came to town The deft way she handled all kinds tf animals attracted the attention of the owner of a small circus Her first engagement was with the "Buckskin Ben" show, when she was living at Warren, Fa, with her pa rents. Mile. Jewel has played with many small shows In this country. This was bar first season with the Hagen-beck-Wallaee Circus. They had Showed" at Michigan City, Ind., and were en route to Hammond. Ind, wben the fateful wreck occurred. Two weeks ago Mrs. Washburn re ceived word from her sister that the J X Jones Carnival, with which she had tiled to """"' the first of the season. Toad ugeml her a place. She expressed a desire to go with the Jones' Carnival Today Mrs. Washburn bemoaned the fyt that "Jewel" had gone with the EMPEROR REJECTS RESIGNATION OE BflBBBBBHSauelSBBBBBBEr . 1. Ha5l3&nBSSB8BflBBBBBBflBH bbbSb1bSK M JBEaSeSBBflBflflflflflBflflflfll lsBHK'lllfSlW'' 3K5 SaSHBBBBsl EjSSHWHsBfeJ. - !!!BflBBflflflBflflflflflflflflflfll ' EflsBHHSnlByiifsba Bll i BflflflB?iAf?a?!aSBBflflBsaBflF'$?$ ". W- BflflflflBQB HHiosssKi? ' lPJ i mm & W sliiPiilakaBflBflflBlsSflflsBWarE . & raraPJaaaaatglaaaaTrafaMS3aaafgaaaSsaftjh r AUSTRIAN CABINET COPEN1IAGEN. June 24. Emperor Karl has refused to accept the resig nation of the Austrian cabinet, ac cording to a dispatch from Vienna Ntoday The political crisis is ex pected to be solved by reconstruc tion of the ministry. The Hungarian cabinet is reported to be about to resign. Count TIsza, former premier, will form a new ministry a Budapest dispatch said. FEIGNS DEATH; ESCAPES FKOM GERMAN CAPTORS LONDON. June 24. Stunned by the fill of his horse which had been shot under him. Private C. E. V. Mac Donald, British cavalryman, feigned death when the Boches came up and commenced to kick him When they left, he noted hostile positions and crawled to his own trenches with valuable Information ALLIED CONSULS ASK HEP FOR SEMINOFF MBe. Jewel was connected with the MLLE. JPWEL, Washington woman, employed as animal trainer with Hagcnbeck Wallace circus, who was killed when circus train was wrecked by fast express train. Jones' Show three years ago. It came to Alexandria, Va- and this was as near to Washington as she ever came with a show. She had been in the circus busi ness for ten yars. Mrs. Moorefleld is survived by a father. three sisters, and a brother The sisters are Mrs. Lee Phillips and Mrs. Mary Gill, of Warren. Pa. James H. Barrow, the brother, lives in Erie, Pa. INQUEST INTO CAUSES OF WRECK BEGINS; DEATH TOLL ESTIMATED AT 8S A PRIESTLEY MOHAIR SUIT Such as the B-K store sells, will keep you comfortable on the hot test day and will give you a smart appearance. Sizes to fit the stout and slender man at a price that will fit the purse of both. $15 'Others Charge More" SMART PALM BEACH SUITS ARE $10 THE Bieber-Kaufman Co. Incorporated 901-9 8th St. S. E. "Down By the Navy Yard" GART. Ind. Jane 24. Inquest Into the deaths of the victims of the Hagrenbeclc-Wallaee circus train wreck was begtm at Hammond to day. In the meantime surviving members of the tragedy the death toll of which is estimated at eluhtr Ave showed under the "ble top" at Belolt. Wis. Indiana State and county officials will Join In an effort to trace re sponsibility for the wreck. Alonzo Sareeant. engineer of the train that crashed into the four cars of sleep ing circus folk, will testify today before the coroner's jury. The In diana public service commission has announced it will bend every effort in advancing the search for re sponsibility. The last body that win he recov ered from the tangled mass of what was a train of sleepers and now Is the death pyre of scores, is of the three-year-old son of Joe Coyle. which was removed yesterday after noon. Sixty-two bodies have been taken from the wreck and are now in morgues at Gary and Hammond. It Is believed the bodies of twenty three other victims have been fused unrecognizably with the ash heap of the ruins. FIRSTAMERIGAN HA LAN 1 WELL GIVE LECTURES ON CARE OF BABIES The second phase of the fight for the lives of the children that the children's year committee Is waging started today. The weighing and registering of 7,000 children of Washington com plcted, this work Is being followed up In the families where nursing and medical care was found necessary by the doctors In connection with this a series of lectures and demonstrations of the proper care and feeding of children will be started with a lecture at the Church of Our Father. 13th and L streets, on the afternoon of July 5. A corps of flve-mlr.ute speakers Is being organized to address the audiences of Washington theaters. OF FOE'S SHELLS WITH THE AMERICAN ARMY IN LORRAINE. June 24. Chaplain Wal ter F. Dankers. of Worcester, Mass., died last night of wounds received during the German bombardment which followed mass last Sunday He is the flrst American chaplain to be killed in France. The doughboys considered Dankers the bravest and stanchest friend they had. He was recently decorated with the French war cross for carrying In wounded men from No Man's Land during a heavy enemy barrage. TO SELL WAR TROPHIES FOR RESTORATION FUND NEW YORK, June 24 German war trophies which were presented to Mrs Sartorls, wife of Capt. Algernon Sar toris and granddaughter of Gen. Ulys ses S. Grant, will be sold at auction next Saturday for th) benefit of the French Restoration Fund, which Mrs Sartorls represents here. The auction will be held at the Nassau Country Club, and It is expected that many men and women of social prominence will be there. The trophies were presented to Mrs Sartorls on the battlefields she, vis ited recently They include a German bayonet from the battlefield of Alte rnant. German shells which were found Imbedded in the ground after the attack on October 23, when the Germans were routed by the. allies. machine-gun belts picked up by Mrs g oariuna jietscil wiien uu uic uaiuc- field of the Somme in November, 1917, German forks and spoons taken from enemy dead in the trenches at Alte rnant and mouthpieces from German gas masks found In trenches at Alternant. TOKTO. June 24. A dispatch re ceived here from Peking says the Vmerlcan, British, French, and Jap anese consuls at Harbin have ap pealed to their respective govern ments to assist the Cossack leader, Semlnoff. In his attempt to set up a stable government In Siberia. Band Concerts ATU B. MAIUNS BARRACKS. This Afternoon, a: 4 JO O'clock, Jlr tha UNITED STATUS MAIUNF: BAND, W1L1.LAA 11. SAiTJLJkAX4ri, March. "Cnder Freedom's F!r".Nowow1eeH Overture. "Huniarlan" Keler-Bela (a)Serecade. "Amlna" Llnck (b) Characteristic. 'Tha Butterfly' Bendlx Trumpet Solo. "Iafutmatus." from "Sta- fcat Mater" ....Rossini Musician, Harry Quuiz. Grand Scenes from "Boccaccio" Sucee Suite, 'Xooklnr Upward" Sous (s) Br tbe Li rut or tne Four star, (bl Beneath the Southern Cross, (cl Mars and Venus. Oescrtrilve Fantasia. "In a Clock Stora" Orth Marine's Hymn. "7110 Halls of Montezuma." "The Star Spangled Banner." BT THB V. B SOLDIERS' HOME BAND, Thlw afternoon, btgranlor at 8 4S o'clock. FENSTAD. Assistant Director. PROGRAM ZJUL, A. "Mr Coustry, Tut of Thee." March. "Heart of America . Rollloion Overture, "Telra" . .Relslngmr Reverie. "L Volx des Cloches" .Luliuil Selection. "Furs and Frills" ... .Heln Fox Trot. "Wondrous Eyes of Arabr." Spencer Waltz, "Gold and Silver" Iebar Finale, "Tour Lips Are No Man's Land But Mine" . . . .Empey "The Star-Spansled Banner." SCORED HIT ON U-BOAT, PRAISED BY DANBJS For scoring a hit against a sub marine. Chief Gunner's Mate Harry R. chambers, armed guard com mander, was today officially com mended by Secretary Daniels. The submarine emerged at 8 a. m. May 12, fired four torpedoes at Chambers' steamer, 'and then sub merged. As the U-boat was going down a shot from tne armea guara hit the conning tower and caused a heavy black smoke to appear over the U-boat. The shot Is not listed as having destroyed the submarine, but It Is be lieved the vessel was badly damaged. Chambers' mother. Mrs. Mollis I Chambers, lives, in Atlanta. JOHN 0., JR., SEES L UNVEIUNGOFTHE UDLOW MEMORfAL NEW YORK. June 24. Miners unions have announced that an un expected guest was present in the person of John D. Rockefeller, Jr when a monument to the victims of the "Ludlow massacre" was unveiled near Trlndad, Col. About,000 miners had gathered at the monument which was erected al most on the site of the dugout where eleven children and two women were kjlled by bullets. Most of the audi ence were Greeks, Poles, and Slavs. While the ceremonies were under way an automobile drew up and Mr. Rockefeller and his wife got out and walked to the edge of the crowd. Mr. Rockefeller stood with' uncovered bead while the services were being conducted. He sent his card to the chairman of the gathering, but even bis Immediate neighbors In the crowd were Ignorant of his identity until after his departure. Funds for the memorial were raised by subscriptions, the cost being 112.000. The monument Is, twenty feet high and in front of the shaft are carved the figures of a miner, a woman and a clfild. PLANS ARE DISCUSSED FOR BOY SCOUT DRIVE Plans for the $40,000 drive for the Boy Scouts of Washington are being discussed at a meeting at the Cosmos Club. It Is expected the complete program of the campaign will be an nounced today. Huston S. Thompson, campaign chairman, had aa his guests the divi sion chairmen, H. L. Rust, Isaac Cans. M. O. Chance, C E. Stewart. J. T. K Plant and the captains of the twenty five teams; Colin H. Livingstone, pres ident of the national council; E. g. Woosley, special scout commissioner and S. A. Harris, national scout com missioner. The date for the dinner that Is to open the active campaign has beea changed from Tuesday to Thursday night- It Is to be held at the Lafay ette Hotel. A cablegram received from Gen. John W. Pershing says: "The Boy Scout movement has my unqualified approval. . Honest and faithful service in the Boy Scouts de velops those manly qualities that lit our bova for tha more serious duties of citizens and soldiers. HERRICK TO AID WAR WORK. Myron T. Herlrek. former governor of Ohio and one-time ambassador to France, has accepted the chairman- ship of tho national finance commit tee of the war camp community serv ice. Mr. Herrlck says that "the war comes flrst, while other business comes second." He declares that the directors of all corporations should make ordinary business secondary to war work. Work Called For and Delivered ' SAVE MONEY On Your Shoe Repairing This Week at Our Main Shop .00 it I J; li 1 1 a L I jo O OJ 1 l 1 MeR'sai.WoiteM's$ Half Sties aid Rifcber Heels We have been serving Washington fort many years and onr reputation for good work and low prices is established. This offer is merely made to 'acquaint newcomers with onr expert workmanship and materials. Work Called for and Delivered Oar workmanship is the best and ma terial cannot be excelled. J: A i I a t ii pifo ABRAHAMS RAPID SHOE REPAIR CO. Main Shop, 622 H St N. E. Phone Lincoln 5759. 1115 H SL N. E. 633 Penna. Ave. S. E.' xBisTUBfiisTn ! rnmswznmmzMmmmiMmmsMVxmimwxummsm MmmmzMzmmmiMimsi U. S. Food Administration License No. G-04638 raa-JMarsBssrfSSMi-'M'aiaiaMaWTal.'WTMIl'WSaSWaartM-lTsrSal-lalTal PURE FOOD NEWS! i I n These Items Are for Tuesday, Wed- B nesday, and Thursday Selling, At All of Our Markets CORN, Sweet Meadow Brand, 'Maine Style, Exceptional Value, 2 CANS 25 I OLIVES, Large Queen, Meaty Fruit, qt. 35c ! COCOA, Absolutely Pure, Bulk, Lb., 24c i BEANS, Campbell's, With Sauce, can, 16c BEANS, Ritter's Pork and Beans, Can, 15. FLOUR, Corn and Barley, Best Quality, lb., 7c Ginger Ale, Gosmw s, 14-oz. bottle, 14c 1SOAP Ivory and Star, Choice, This Sale, 4 for 25c MACARONI Bulk, a Snap At the Price, 2 lbs. 29c PEANUT BUTTER P- Virginia Made, lb 22c SPAGHETTI In Bulk, Nutritious, Economical Food, 2 lbs. 29c The Best Coffee Value at the Price! Dutrli COFFEE PMC BKTTk.IV AT TWCRW, &o? BAKING POWDER Davis O. K. Brand, 3 oz. Cans, 14c 6 oz. Can 9c . ONC POUND NCTWCIOHT, Always of uniform cup quality and self-satisfying flavor. Freshly roasted ev ery day in our own roaster under expert supervision. m B a i U U. S. No. 1 Grade, New -POTATOES Peck (IS lbs.) 45c Y.M.CA.WHLOPEN WAR WORKERS CAMP Lemon Juice For Freckles, GIrisI Make beauty lotion at home for a few cents. Try ltl quetzp the Juice of two 1. mons Into a bottle containing three ounce of orchard white, shake well, and you hae a Quarter pint of the best freckle and tan lotion, and complex- Ion beautlller. at very, verv smll cusL lour crocer has the lemons anil any drurr store or toilet counter will supply three ounces of orchard white for a few cents Massage this sweetly fragrant lotion Into the face. neck. arms, and hanA .ai day and see how freckles and blem Ishes disappear and how clear, soft, and white the skin becomes Yes' It Is harmless. Tlie Stora Tour PHrstelsn Recommenaa URSERY SUPPLIES Bar In mind that no matter what you need Id Nursery Supplies, we ar read to supply tbem nu V4 Peck (3 lbs.) 12c ONIONS!4Pck,15c B A camp for workers In the Gov ernment departments here and for all Washington men who care to attend will begin July JO, under dl lectlon of the Washington T M C. A. The camp will be held at Edge water, Md , on the South River, and will run for two weeks. Men desir ing to enroll should see U. W De- Oast at the Y. M. C. A 1730 G street i H northwest. The camp may b reached via the W, II and A electric car to Camp Parole, near Annapolis, from which point a bus will transport the camp ers to Edgewater and a launch will take them across the river to camp MILK Challenge Condensed, can 15c . MEAL ww" lb. 5c : Rolled Oats, 3 lbs. . 20c BEEF! B B B Tender steaks at these very special prices PORTERHOUSE STEAK BOSTON STEAK SIRLOIN STEAK, Lb., BOTTOM ROUND STEAK, HAMBURG STEAK, Lb. 32c i Lb., Lb., 45 c . 42c! B 40c the CREDITORS ASK COURT TO CALL DAIRY INSOLVENT A petition was filed In the District Supremo Court today by creditors of Charles G Dade and James Ash, trad ing as C. G Dade & Co , milk-dealers at 403 East Capitol street, to have tho Arm declared Insolvent and to appoint a receiver to wind up the affairs of the concern Justice Slddons Issued an order citing the milk dealers to appear July 5 and show cause why they should not be adjudged 'jank- riDCnW m I oiTPCi irup- Atmrne raui k. Lsn appe, uuwun w., inc., ail UJI. ed for the petitioners. : SMOKED SHOULDERS, lb. ; SMOKED HAMS, lb . BACON, sBu MChke i lb. . . . SMOKED SAUSAGE, lb. . . Pure Lard lb. 30c Compound lard substitute, lb. 25c 33c 25c 30c 26c FRESH FISH We will have a variety of fresh fish at our markets; but recent high winds and storms have greatly upset the supply, and we are therefore unable to quote prices on same, at this time. Holland Belle Mb. Print. BUTTER , . 52c I BJ DTt 50cl OLEO ? Swift8 Premium Pound Q A., Nut Oleo Print, ear FRESH EGGS, Closely candled, of good size . Dozen, 40c B J Potato Salad, lb. 15c Combination Salad, lb. . . . 30c Cole Slaw, lb. 18c JaaSBS.B2BHlBiBlBIBTBJ:BABIBEB:r.r:aBlB'JBm Old Dutch Tie home-made OH Mayonnaise gla"- wC EnCB3BSamiKBZa7B:BrBB !XKaKa t!