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THE BIRMINGHAM AGE-HERALD
VOLUME xxxmi_ bIrMINGHAM, ALABAMA, SUNDAY, JULY 6, 1913 EDITORIAL SECTION NUMBER 61 Steele-Smith Dry Goods Co., A. W. B. Johnson, President, 1913 and 1915 Second Ave Steele-Smith Dry Goods Co., A. W. B. Johnson, President, 1913 and 1915 Second Ave. | 15c Curtain Scrim Remnants 5c A Lockhart mill sends a quantity of ends of yard wide printed Cur tain Scrims, in one to ten yard lengths. The pat terns are vry de sirable for sash curtains, etc., etc, The regular 15c quality; in this sale for . (UruperleH .Second Floor) I L0CKHARTMM1LL-ENDMSALC 1 AS FAST AS THE NEW GOODS COME FRQMTHE LOOMS.THE MILLS CUT THEl ENDS OFF EVERY PIECE. THIS RULE APPLIES TO THE FINEST, MOST FASHION! ABLE FABRICS MADE OF SILK.WOOL,OR COTTON. THESE CUT PIECES VARY"* FROM ONE TO FIFTEEN YAROSIN LENGTH. MILLIONS OF PRQViDENT WQ 8 I MEN IN THE LARGE CITIES WHERE THE LOCKHART SALE IS HELD | WATCH AND WAIT FOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO PICK THESE GOODS I OVER. IS IT STRANGE? in IS 1* I.9C KH ART "M ILL'END SALE |j :R ONE HONORED THOUSAND YARDS,GARMENTS AND ARTKLEil IOOSE FROM. EVERY DEPARTMENT IN THIS GREAT STORE i ’ERfLOWING W!TH"MILbF.ND” LOTS. THEY COME IN BEWILpi ^ASSORTMENTS OF THE HOST ADVANCED. BRILLIANT. EXQUISITeH FASHIONABLE STYLES MANUFACTURED. YOU DO NOT RAY RETAIL B -5. THESE GOODS ARE SOLD AT"MILL END"PRICK RllTYffllT lB um WHATSUCH PRICES HEflfl UmLgWIfflwrffMul 15c Pongee Remnants 7 l-2c Again the Lock hart sale cuts the price clear in half. Mill ends, 2 to 10 yards each, of plain colored silk finished pon gees, in blues, tans, browns, pink and cream. Material similar to soisette, and suited for making shirtwaists and children’s dress es. Full 15c val ue. This rj 1 _ sale . 4 2 C (Firth Floor) Come To This Great Lockhart Mill End Sale Do You Know Lockhart’s Mill End Sale? It is known almost every where and scores of the best stores in the United States have held these famous sales and thus given their patrons the privilege of buying at mill cost. That’s what Steele-Smith’s propose to do now. Back of this sale is C. A. Lockhart, who has rev olutionized the Mill End bus iness of America. Back of him are the mills. You may come to this gigantic sale and actually buy new, clean, crisp merchandise at about the cost of production. Come exepcting the greatest val ues ever offered in the mer cantile history of Birming ham. You will not be disap pointed. ^ Lockhart Mill End Sale Wash Goods 65c and 75c Suit Linens The best assortment of colored Suit Linens shown in Birmingham and at savings of 12c to 22c a yard. Choose from heavy Russian Ramie and light weight French linens, in brown; for dresses, suits and best shades of blue, pink, tans and skirts. Positive 65c and 75c goods, in this Mill End sale, yard .. 19c to 35c Shirting 15c Yard wide Shirting, in madras, soisette, pongette and mercerized novelties, in light and medium col ors. Patterns suitable for making shirts, dresses and waists. 19c to 35c values; in this Lockhart Mill End Sale, yard . <Second Floor) 15c and 19c Voiles and Tissues 10c Crepe Voiles—and Silk Striped Voiles, in light and dark colors; for making waists and dresses. Ex cellent values; good shades of blue, pink, rose, brown, black and white with black stripes. One of our host wash goods offerings; hi this Mill End Snle, -vard . ( Sfcoml Floor) 50c Jouey Silks 27c A new wash fabric—of a white Secco silk body, prettily overprint ed in floral pal terns, in French and Bulgarian colorings; 2(5 inches wide; used for making waists, cut away jackets and dresses. Excel lent regular 50c kinds. Mill End Sale price, yard ■■.... tSecond Floor) Amoskeag Apron Gingham 6V2C An offering of genuine Ainos keag staple Gingham, in all best checks and plaids, in black, blue, brown and green. The very best money can buy at 8 l-2c to 10c a yard. Gockhart Mill End price, yard ■ -.I ___ 29c Striped Voiles 21c Fine thread Merecrized Voiles, with white ground; overprinted in stripes, in pretty shades of blue, pink, lavender or black. Excellent for making summer dresses. Good regular 25c and 29c values at . (Second Floor) --— 45c and 59c Ramie Lin ens 23c A special purchase enables us lo of fer these excellent Ramie Linens at about 1-2 their worth 36 inches wide; good firm quality; blue, tan, lavender, gren and brown; 45c to 59c Linens in this Lock hart Mill End Sale, yard .. (Second Floor) To 35c Colored Wash Goods 22c Choose from this large table of host quality colored Wash Goods at less than values... Material to satisfy most every taste and purpose, in crepes, voiles, rat ines. tissues and novelties, in all good colors; values to 35c (Second Floor! To 75c Ratine Crepes 29c Extra light, voile weight Crepes, in white grounds, with woven stripes in black, tan and blue. One of the season’s best styles; for cool, cum mer dresses: good regular 50c to 75c; in this Lockhart Mill End- Sale, yard . ( S!‘('4>mt It'loori _ Perfect Silks at Mill End Prices Thousands of yards of new, lustrous Silks, bought especially for this great Lockhart Mill k3nd Sale. The factories contributed liberally of their best merchandise for this big sale. They made special price concessions that we might be able to offer the best values ever quoted. Regular 75c Habutai at 39c ( 65c All Silk Pongee 39c This beautiful black silk comes in short l Another great Lockhart Mill End Bargain! pieces in lengths up to five yards. A splen- \ All Silk Pongee, of soft, rich finish; will did quality for the making of shirtwaists l drape perfectly. Women know what a and one piece dresses; will launder perfect- ) splendid silk this Is for the making of one ly. Habutai that, was purchased especially S piece dresses and shirtwaists; Copenhagen, for this sale and will actually be sold at 1 tan nnd navy. Pongee. 24 Inches in width, Mill End Sale, QQ/» / anrl worth fully 05c; here in this Q(A yard .. r Lockhart Mill End Sale, yard .... Ot/C (Second Floor) l (Second Floor) $1 Wash Silks at 75c This Mill End Sule permits us to offer tilts regular $1 Striped Ha butai at 75c a yard: il is full 36 inches wide; absolutely fast colors; nothing better for the making of cool shirtwaists for summer; re duced a fourth for this Mill End Sale; the regular $1 quality, yard . New Bulgarian Silks 95c We have just received in time for this sale a shipment, of new Bul garian Silks used so widely for trimming purposes; H and 36 inch widths. On special sale, yard . ( HmoihI Floor) 89c Silk Ratine 65c This very popular fabric is bard to get, but we were fortunate in se curing quite a quantity of it for this Lockhart Sale. Silk Ratine, in Copenhagen, lavender, amber and other colors; 27 Inches wide. Very desirable for the making of jack ..... $1 Peau de Cygne 75c A fourth off of me regular price! This good, substantial Black Silk is 30 inches wide; 11 is used largely for one piece dresses and for lin ings. Everywhere $1.00 a yard; Mill End Sale, yard .;.. I Mecooil Floor i 25c Cheney Foulards 49c Silks bought especially for this sale! Every woman knows what Cheney Foulard are—they are cele brated everywhere for their quality. In this lot there are a good line of colors, Including plenty of black. Showerproof Foulards, 24 Inches wide: these splendid quality stand ard make silks of the 85c grade will be selling during this Lock hart. Mill End Sale, ja yard .4i)C 50c Tub Silks at 29c Only 500 yards; striped patterns; r.T'■.29c ISecond Floor) Greater Bargains Than Ever In Footwear Kor Ibis Lockhart Sale we shall actually offer greater values Ihau ever before in our big Shoe Section. Space does not pcrtnil us to go into details regarding the scores of underpricings. Below we briefly tell of a few of the many money saving opportunities. Women’s Mary Jane one C strap Oxfords that are $ white kid lined; trun soles; in this sale . ^ Broken lines of women's $3, $3.50 and $4 Pumps and Oxfords.ln this Lock hart Bale, pal.’ .. Women’*! Pumps aiul Button Oxfords, In all leathers; worth $4 an 1 Si, a fair; In this sale, pn'r. 50 Pairs of Women’s Pumps of the $4.00 Grade to Sell Now at Just 50 pairs, and all last year’s styles; broken sizes, of course, to close , out. Black strapless Pumps and two strap Tan Pumps. You may be here, if so, you can buy regular $4 Pumps In this Bale at . Specials for Children Button Oxfirds ri d One Strap Slippers, In white canvas, patenl an1', dull hut hers, pried for this sale no follows: Whits Car.vas, size 5 to 8, pair .$1.03 White Ciiwux size 8 1-2 to 11, pa’r .$1.29 White Canvas, size 11 1-2 to 2, nair .$1.59 Patent cr r'uM size, 5 to 8, pair .$1.19 Patent o' dull ?ize 3 1-2 to 11, pair.$1.09 Paten* or c -.11, s’zr 11 1-2 to 2, pair .$1.69 ( II a Irony ) 5 Opportunities to Buy Hosiery ^ About Mill Cost I lFlr»t Floor) No. 1 Forty dozen samples of ladies’ fine gauze lisle and silk lisle Hose; in black, white, tan and Borne col ors. Various numbers of the best 25c qualities. 3?.19c No. 2 Fifty dozen samples of in fants’ and children's fancy silk, lisle and cotton Socks. Come mostly • white with neat fancy col ;//1ored tops and stripes. Ev il I ory pair a regular 25c tg number. This sale three I sr..50c I No. 3 I 1000 pairs of mill sec I onds of ladies’ silk, lisle ' and lisle thread Hose, in thin, sheer qualities for mid-summer wear; blacks, whites and tans; good reg ular 50c numbers; sold in this sale 3 pairs NO. 4 Twenty-five dozen infants’ finest lisle and silk Socks. Samples of best regular 50c makers. Come in jacquard stripes, in white, blue, brown and black ground effects; some are silk clocked. Extra special OC ^ for this sale...» All $6, $8 & $10 <n»|“ Bon Ton Corsets Did you ever hear of Bon Ton Corsets being reduced in price before ? Well, we have cut the price and cut it deep. You may come to this Lockhart sale and choose from more than 3000 brand new Bon Ton Corsets and pay but $5. A genuine honest reduction of from $1 to $o. All the very best models in medium, high or low bust. We need not tell the average women of the quality of Bon Ton Corsets, you know they are the best that money will buy anywhere in the world. auction 1 Think what it ’ means to yoii—-our entire stock of $6, $8 and $10 cor sets here for your 00 selection ...... (Balcony I Think of the re -> Waists at About Mill Cost $2.50 Waists $1.00 New styles in semi-tailored Voile and Lingerie Waists; lace yokes; embroid ery fronts; high or low necks; slightly soiled: worth $2.50; Mill End Sale price . $1.50 Waists 49c Semi-tailored stylos; long or short sleeves; high or low neck; some are new, some are soiled; in this sale t hese $1.50 Waists 4 at . 49c 4 Second Floor) $1.50 Balkan Middies, in sizes 8 to 20 years; red, blue or Bulgarian nn collars . «7oC $3 and $3.50 Voile, Crepe and Lingerie Waists, in plain white or floral de signs; reduced 99 $3 and $3.95 Tub Silk Shirts at $2.50. Jap or silk soisette; high or low col lar; plain white or striped patterns. In this Lockhart (PO CA Sale . «P^.dU $6.50 and $7 Waists $4.98—hand em broidered in plain white or colors; Dutch or high neck; some with cluny lace yoke; in this Lockhart tjij aq Mil! End Sale . eP41r.«70 $1.50 Waists 98c—Linen or lingerie; high or low neck style; some with hand embroidered front; OO sale price «/OC $2.50 Tub Silk Shirts $1.50—Save an evn %1 on one of these Jap silk or Dolly Varden Waists; some witli col ored collar and a»-| r a cuffs; at. JpA.OU New Waists 79c Worth $1.50 Just received for this Lockhart sale. One of the greatest val ues ever offered in voile waists. There are just 7 dozen, 84 in all. Waists with pleated net frill; low turn down hemstitched col lar and hemstitched cuffs. Re member these are new and in the latest styles. They are worth $1.50 regularly. Mill End Sale 7Q/» price . Il/V <Second Floor) ---. ! Undermuslins at Mill End Cost Anything we might write about this Lockhart Mill End Sale of Undermus lins would not do it justice. We inert - ly invite you to come and see for your self I he greatest Underwear values ever offeflfed by any retail store in Birmingham. There will be many so called sales of Undermualins during this month of July, but so far as val- , ties are concerned there will be none to compare with those that follow r here, (tome and share the scores of money saving opportunities. 75c Muslin Skirts 50c These are made of splendid quality nainsook, muslin or crepe, trimmed in blind embroidery ruffle or dainty Val edge; all lengths; instead of 75c, in this Loekharl Mill End Sale . Hnlrony) r 25c Drawers 19c Women's good quality Muslin Draw ers, with hemstitched ruffle; open or closed; worth 25c; Lockhart 1 Q Mill End Sale price •. Xt/C llalcouy ) $3.50 Gowns at $1799 These are made of splendid quality wash silk and are trimmed in Val edge; empire style; pink, white or blue; many styles. Can be used for either negligees or gowns; Sale price . Italcony) $3.50 Princess Slips $1.99 Women’s Japoniea Silk Princess Slips, trimmed In linen insertion; others trimmed in Val laces; well made, full length garments; Lock hart Mill End Sale price .. Ilalrony) 50c Corset Covers 39c These are made of longcloth, mus lin or lingerie, trimmed In Val laces, embroidery edges or linen laces; many styles front which to select; worth regularly 50c. Sale price .. Ol/C Hitlcony) To $1.25 Gowns 69c You may buy these splendid qual ity Nainsook Gowns at 69c in this Lockhart Sale. Dainty Maderia motifs form yoke; others neatly trimmed In linen laces; well made, full cut garments. Sale price . Ol/C " nnlron; > $1 Combinations 69c Women’s well made Combinations in princess style, with deep yoke of German Val and linen insertions, dainty edges to match; worth $1 regularly; in this Lockhart /JQ Mill End Sale.Oi/C I In I rim j ) 1.99 Corset Covers 98c Made of splendid quality waslt silks; trimmed in large motifs of round thread lace; reduced QO for this sale to . 1/OC llnlrolly ) 75c Combinations 50c These are made of soft quality nain sook and longeloth, trimmed in linen laces, German Val or neat blend embroidery edge. Princess style or regulation corset cover and drawer. ETA Sale price . OUC llalrouy l 75c Drawers 50c These are the well known Dorothy Drawers that, are made of good quality longcloth, nainsook or mus lin; finished with flounces of em broidery or lace. Sale price only . OUC lliilcoiiy | $2.50 Silk Vests $1.50 Italian Silk Vests, in pink, white and blue; heavy quality; all sizes. Women everywhere know that these Vests are celebrated for their splendid quality and comfort; if you care for something really good, don’t overlook these d»-| fPA regular $2.50 Vests at .. «pi.*DU < lialroiiy! 19c Vests 10c. Extra Large Sizes These full bleached Vests come in sizes for large women; light weight gauze; taped neck and sleeves; while 2000 last, these 19c Vests, In this Lockhart Mill End -| O _ (Sim'oimI Floor! Knit Underwear Spe cials For Women $1.50 Knit Union Suits $1.00. $1.00 Knit Union Suits 50c. 50c Knit Union Suits 3 for $1.00. For Children 19c Knit Underbodies 10c. 15c Muslin Underbodies 10c Baleon y > THE NEW AUGUST PATTERNS The Toadies Home Journal Patterns for August have just arrived. Stop at the Pattern ; Department on the second floor and get your -| AND -J new summer patterns. . AUl/ AtlC Good Dressing, an illustrated magazine of 20 pages, FREE.