tee ymmimuros times: moitoay? august 26: i9t.
THERE is not the shadow of a doubt about the-future of Colmar Manor. It is irrev
ocably linked with the assured future of Washington. That is not a prophecy
it is a plain statement of a plain fact. '
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View looking toward Washington showing boulevard and trolley line
NOTE. There are in this beautiful tract a few lots which, by reason
of their extreme desirability and exceptional location, we are compelled
to price at higher figures. Should you select any of these lots, proportion
ate terms and conditions will apply.
Six Months' Subscription to
THE WASHINGTON TIMES
The ideal location of these lots, but half an hour from the Capitol, less than four
an3 a'half miles from the center of the city, directly on the Baltimore-Washington
Boulevard, the greatest artery of traffic to the National Capital; directly on a trolley
line, with water, gas and electricity already brought to the property all these com
bine to offer an irresistible opportunity at any price. Combined with the ridiculous
low price and phenomenal easy terms they give you your one great opportunity to
cash in on the growth of Washington. But you must act quickly.
They are going fast. Call, write or phone and we will make
AUTO an appointment to take you directly to Uolmar Manor without ex-
Q... ifG? Pense- You incur no obligation whatever in making this inspection
dCKVIvC trip. The matter of buying is left entirely to your own good judg
FROM OBEt OFFICE ment
J. W. HOLLOWAY CO.
COLMAR MANOR REAL ESTATE DEPT
T3f , Room 43, Metzerott Building.
Phone Franklin 898. 1110 F Street N. W., Washington, D. C.
FIND GRAFT TRAIL
IN AERO INQUIRY
The report of the Senate Military
Affairs Committee on the aircraft pro
gram and the publication of lensa
tional eyldnce before the committee
U preparatory to the big smash which
Is expected to come this week with
the report of the Investigation cop
ducted by Charles E. Hushes.
Kin Graft Trail.
A trail of craft runs thropsh the
rlrcraft production program from the
beginning to the present time.
Sabotage, proved and certain, corf
pled with criminal acts In production
of aircraft, negligence and Incompe
tency that can only be arrested by
the strom: arm of the law.
Profiteering. extravagance, and
criminal waste of materials of al
most Inestimable value to the apeed-
!.... .i..ft nmritirtlnn and Its
consequent effect upon the strength
and effectiveness 01 our iroopi i uk
Favoritism and high pay for sa
nervfalon of work by persons Incom
petent for the task.
inspection inai waa - im
nothing short of contributory to
mn-f4 in cHvln? the stamD of ap
proval at the factory to machines that
would prove man-Kiuers wntn ww
. . .. 11.. A.M.
A singular grouping of men ofj
Teutonic Diooa or extraction ui im
portant positions In aircraft pro
duction plants, ana tne rouiua u
skilled workmen of the same class
from one aircraft plant to another.
Hashes Hay Be Sliest.
It Is possible that the Hughes re
port may rbo silent on the last sub
ject, because the mere fact that such
men are associated In one way or an
other with the aircraft production
program proves nothing, but It has
attracted the attention of other In
vestigators, and has been a source of
misgiving about achievements.
The finest spruce logs, singled out
for aircraft production and brought
at great trouble and 'expense out of
the forests, have torn the machinery
of sawmills to pieces and caused seri
ous delay because great iron spikes
had been driven Into the trees and
concealed as to defy the usual forms
In one instance, a finished' combat
machine a Bristol fighter rolled
out of the factory and ready for a
test, suddenly burst Into flames and
was destroyed. This Inexplicable oc
currence was attributed to sabotage.
So many faults and defects devel
oped In the construction of the Bris
tol fighter not all due to admitted
errors In modification of design
that the type was abandoned after
orders for production In quantity had
been given at a large expense to tho
GOWIPERS TO FIGH
NEW TOIWC, Aug. ra Samuel
Gompers, president of the American
Federation of Labor, Is on his way
to Europe, according to announce
ment made public here today.
He will oppose radical elements
and Socialists in Europe who are
trylnir to force an Immediate com
promise peace with Germany.
He will endeavor to swing them to
a complete Indorsement of the Wil
son war alms.
IN MANY Pll
Patriotism was the theme of most
of the sermons delivered In Wash
ington churches yesterday.
"Through the force of the Ameri
can army God is coing to see to it
that the world is saved for humanity
and democracy," said the Rev. Dr.
Isaac Ward, of the First Presbyterian
Church of Boston, to an audience of
thousands at the Ellipse vesper serv
"God Is the author of democracy,
he continued. "He calls all men alike.
God Is democracy. He Is calling to
the nations of the earth to win
against Germany In this great con
flict. The Teuton Is headed for the
scrap heap. You can kill an Ameri
can, but you can't whip him. Ger
many Is now a piece of scrapped
brass, forgetting God and forgotten
Dr. Ward preached at 11 o'clock
yesterday at the New York Avenue
Presbyterian Church on "The Gospel
Mission of Prayer," declaring It to be
the means of direct communication
between the Christian and God.
The Rev. Dr. Henry Allen Tupper.
at he First Presbyterian Church,
took as the subject of his sermon
"The Winning Warfare." He showed
the progress of Christianity and
showed Its triumph over other faiths
and Its power to overcome evil In
At a lecture last night. Dr. Tupper
told of his experiences in Turkey and
Constantinople, describing the Turk
ish capital and some of the traits of
the Turkish people.
At the All-Comers' Bible Class.
Church of the Covenant, yesterday
moraine Charles S. Hamlin, of the
Federal Reserve Board, spoke an
"Some Precepts of the Bible."
TO DRAFT ITALIANS HERE
An Italian-American treaty similar
to the British-American draft con
tention, signed today, provides for
tho reclproc.il drafting of Italians (n
A new treaty signed by Secretary
Lansing and Japanese Ambassador
Ishii extends the United States-Japan
$75,000 FIRE IN WAR PLANT.
MEDFORD, Mass, Aug. 26. Fire,
believed to ne of incendiary origin. In
the plant of the W. C Miles Wood
Finishing Company, early today.
caused a loss estimated at $75,003.
The plant was used for storage by
the Mediord woolen Company, which
Is working orf war contracts.
Your country need, every pennyi
traeti your children lo buy War Sav
TJ. S. Food Administration Licesse No. G-04638
Sssjta-al l(s0Vkjajjjaa4Vsl0BijssBjategs' JIBJi,!3JBIfiH5.
ATTENTION! Compare the Official Fair
Pric List and Old patch Fair Prices
OFFICIAL FAIRPRICE LIST
To the Householders of the District of Columbia:
Below are given the fair prices on staple food commodities, ir your
dealer charges more for any Items than the prices listed below, Pleaae re
port and send your sales slip. If possible, to Clarence R. Wilson, federal food
anmmiatrator tor tne listnct or.t-oiumoia. n ima street nwwimi.
Commodity. Consumer should pay
Granulated, bulk or package, j$er lb.. S0.03J4 0.0
Brown, pecUb JSJ4 .09
21-lb. bag 1.60 1.65
12H-ID. bag .79 .82
8-lb. bag .. 31 -i5H
Broken lots, per lb Not' more than .07
WHEAT FLOUR SUBSTITUTES.
Barley flour, per lb Not more than .07
Corn flour, per lb Not more than .07
Corn meal, white, bulk, per lb .05 .00
Fancy, whole head, per lb......... .12 x.13
Blue Rose, per lb Jl .11U
Victory loaf, machine made. lb...... .OS
Victory loaf, machine made. 1 lb....... .00'
Best table firsts. In prints, per lb .52 .57
(In cartons, 1 cent higher.)
Process. In prints, per lb .48 JO
(In cartons. 1 cent higher.)
OJeilmartrarlne. cer lb.
Nut oleomargarine, per lb.
Pore, in tubs, per lb.
Compound, per lb ...
Whole pieces, per lb.....,...
Sliced, in bulk, per lb
Sliced, In cartons, per lb.....
Whole, standard, jer lb......
Select, fresh, candled, none small or
dirty; should weigh not less than 24
oz. per doz .84
Current receipts, candled, none very
small, very weak or very dirty, should
weigh not less than 20 ox. per doz... .45
American, whole milk, per lb... .32
.Lima, per lb J6Vlr- -Is
JV&VJfn PCI" -& 13 ' -
TJ. B. grade. No. 1 (per IS Tbs, 1 pk.)... ' .53 .63 JO
U. S. grade, No. 2 (per 15 lbs., 1 pk.)... - .35 .40 ....
White potatoes. TJ. S. grade. Np. 1, minimum size. 1 Inches In diameter.
Free from damage caused by disease or Insects: free from cuts and bruises.
White potatoes. U. S. grade. No. 2, minimum size, 1U Inches In diameter;
free from serious damage. "Should Include no stock which Is not of de
sirable quality, both for market and for table use, and should be of fair
average size." Department of Agriculture. Bulletin No. 7SX
JO and J3
Fair Pricei Market Specials for Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
"We have the most complete line of high-grade food products at all of our; markets
and all are sold at FAIR PRICES.
Pure Open Kettle Rendered.
A Very Special price, lb w.
g A -''MTfc The Well-Known Ssmhine , '
dUAlr Brand, 7 Cakes for .,.
A? T7"I?C Stuffed, 4 oz. Jars, a
UJjiTt.l9 Big Bargain, 3 for ...
anu u arc iuiu u
QTrnm Kan Brand, ltf lb.
S1ZC C2Q -
Baked Beans HSr.!..28c
Macaroni Bn,k- - 15c
Tomatoes gS?.Z J82c
Paac. Fancy Early June, flOfi
J. COS 3 cang for --v-
U-, Hand Picked Michigan
DeanS Navy Beans, lb
n HIl White,
2 lbs. for.
Molasses nbar Brand-- 1 5c
Pickles SteJ...A IOC
Ketchup ESSE!?. 17C'
Snowdrift fiF.. 60c
Candles f.f. 5c
Beans S!!.L!m. 15c
Tc Tour Choice. Gunpowder,'' Sf7t
l CciS Qolong or Ceylon, lb. OUt
6c pkg. Star Naptba Powder pkg. 6c
mason i ? T: 2
J AKO ( Half-gaL, doz. $1.60
Jar Rubbers, 2 doz. for 9c
Pickling Spices, pkg..! Sc and 10c
Paraffin Wax, 1,1b. pkg 17c
! Quart 16c
Jelly Glasses, doz 27c
Challenge Milk 15c
Eagle Milk 20c
Monday, Sept. 2nd. We offer these spe
cial bargains for the picnic luncheon basket:
Grape Juice, pints, each 25c
Potted Chicken, Curtice Bros., each 27c
Potted Ham or Tongue, Curtice Bros, ea. 22c
Boned Chicken, lb! can, each 45c
Boned Chicken, 1 lb. can, each 90c
Olives, Queen, in bulk, qt.c .....38c
Potted Meats, special, each 5c
Salau Dressing, Crabro, small 15c
Salad Dressing, Crubro, large..-. 29c
Oil and Mustard, 14's, 2 for 15c
Sapbire, California pack, 's...'. 19c
Saphire, California pack, Vi's .25c
Napoleon Peanut and Olive Ofl 14c
QAn IL 0Id Dxrtch ffeni-,I-FFRich 'm Q-aHty Low in Price. O.Tlsf IL
A3 11 D-Special Santos llUiTEE GUARANTEED TO PLEASE UC IDs
CHOICE STEER BEEF
Real value nd quaJity in prime steer beef, attractively priced for this sale and
displayed' in our plate-glass-refrigerated showcases, the only sanitary method of marketing
fresh meats. .
PORTERHOUSE, LB 45c
SIRLOIN, LB 43c
BOTTOM ROUND, LB 40c
HAMBURG, LB .25c
Choice plate or
BOILING BEEF fifiS pc-!s.?!;...Lb., 15c
PRIME RIB, LB 30c
SHOULDER CLOD, LB. . .27c
BOUILLON, LB.. ,..,... 27c
CHUCK, LB .. ...w.25c
BEEF LIVER, Sliced, Lb. . . 15c
Pork Chops, lean, lb 37c
Smoked Shoulders, lb..25c
Sausage, the best; lb. . .30c
EVrro Strictly Fresh Millbrook SAn
EiggS Brand. Guaranteed, do OUU
Compound,?ubutnte, lb. . .. . 27c
U. S. STANDARD No. 1
FINE MEALY COOKERS
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