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jU— —_______________— VOLUME xxxxni __ BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA, SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7. 1913 FINANCIAL SECTION NUMBER 215 I DRENNEN CO. | GETTING THE BEST AND MOST FOR YOUR MONEY IS MERELY A MATTER OF BUYING AT DRENNEN'S DRENNEN CO. Just 15 Days-Th These Gift Suggestions (First Floor) NOW that we are upon the threshold ofChrlstmas, everyone’s thoughts turn to what to give. Read the suggestions enumerated here. The extreme high quality and the lowness of price should not be overlooked. Shaving Sets—consisting of cup and good quality tfj-1 » brush, ai. A »UD Other Saving Sets up to $6.93. White Hand Mirrors 49c. Children’s Silver Sets—Knife, fork j jj and spoon; a useful gift; nr Other Children’s Sets up to $2.50. , Beautiful Empire Art Silver Toilet Sets complete • rtrt for .. 30.UU | Other Toilet Sets up to $15. Manicure Sets, in attractive cases; many kinds from which d*-| to choose ..... l»v/U Other Manicure Sets up to $10. Silver Mesh Bags—Appropriate gifts for women and misses. Bags of German silver, qq unbreakable mesh. Other Mesh Bags up to $10. Atomizers 39c, 75c and $1. SHOP EARLY $3.98 for Waists of The $5 Quality, (Second Floor) A new shipment of beautiful Messaline, Chiffon and Allover Net Lace Waists will be ; oli'ered at the special price of $3-98. All colors, in high or low neck style; I lung or short sleeves. We bought them Y Js special with the idea of selling them f/J at a saving to you; daintily trimmed Waists of the regdlar $5 (J*Q qq value. Special price . »pO»*/0 We are disposing of all our Balkan Middies of the regular $1 grade Third Floor Holiday Specials Sweaters $1.98 A sale of Sweaters will be held be ginning Monday. These are navy blue, red, purple, brown, white, gray. ! in fact any colors or style QO you wish, all sizes . || W omen’* Knit t ii«ler*klrt—Those are heavy knitted skirts, mado of the Columbia yarn, in all colors and sizes 49c to $1.75 Outing Skirts 49c to 75c Heal Amoskeag outing, double faced, in pink and blue patterns or white, with scalloped edge at bottom, 40c to . I DC Made of double faced outing and worth 75c. 25 dozen assorted col | ors; all sizes; to sell 4-QC j! Other* to gl.OH Women’s Union Suits at 98c These are heavy weight fleece lined and priced $1.60 elsewhere. Just 12 dozen, including out sizes, Monday .dOt Women’s 2-piece suits, heavy ribbed and fleece lined, the best values of fered for 60c anywhere; they are correct sizes and styles; perfect fit ting garments; come as large as 46; out size; your choice • garment .OUC Children’s Union Suits Heavy floece lined or medium weight; for boys and girls 2 to 16 years of age; in gray, bleached or unbleached .OUC < liiidrcn's Minneapolis Union SiiKn, the union suit which answers for both underwear and body w'alst; you can have them now in any pA — size from 2 to 12 years .DVrC Now (hat the Holidays are here we have planned for a big sale of Wom en's Bath Robes; this Is a gift ap preciated by everyone. The assort ment we have enables you to select for the most particular person. They are made of heavy genuine Beacon Blankets; all colors and In d»Q QQ all sizes, $2.98 to . tpO**70 Put These Things on Your Xmas Shopping List—For Men (First Floor) Dookuear—All silk four in-hands, In assorted pat terns and colors; one in a box, 25c and 50c Men’s Sets—Tie. Handker chief and Half Hose to match; pure silk; in neat leather traveling case, } 91.50. < \o Fade Shirt m — Men’s J Arrow Brand Shirts; guar anteed not to fade; neat patterns, 91.50 to 92.50. Men's Sets — Suspenders and Hose Supporters, in neat box, 75c Shop Early nC omhinntIon Sets—Silk Tin and Half Hose, colors; in box. BOe to ip-’.OO. men's Suspenders—Good quality and very elastic; in r^«*t ' r>, box 75c lings mill Null I mi's—Some fitted —Including mirror, French Comb, Tooth Brush Holder and Soap. Suit Cases from .•l.illl to *20.00 Traveling Bags .*2.BO in *211.011 •min nones— Heavy blanket ftubes; hi floral patterns; Kray. 1 ivender, red and (£r /\jrv brown . '•Ilier llatli Robes up to *12.341 1 inokliie Jaekets *3.110 to *s.OA Hi ten’s Kill (Holes *1.00 to *2.IM1 ^ en’s Initial lluuilkerelilefs, tl / • « box .SOe , j Shop Early H Everybody Gives Handkerchiefs (First Floor) They are mighty appropriate, too. Head these items: Child's, 3 In box .13c Child's, 3 In box, Inlllnl .20c Child's. 3 In box, Horn I .2llc Child's, 3 In box, linen .3llc Women’s, 3 In box, Inlllnl ..'tile Women's, 3 In box, embroidery.. 30c Women's, 3 In box, Inlllnl .30c Women's, 3 In box, Shninroek . ,50c Women's, 3 in box. embroidery . (13c Women's, 3 in box, embroidery ..73c Women's, 3 in box, linen .OSe I,miles', 3 In box, linen ....... ,73e Women's I,nee Urine embroidered Shamrock llnnrikcrclilel's. encli 23c Women's Hand embroidered l.inen Handkerchief* .15c Women’* Hand Km tiro trie red Linen Handkerchief* .25c W omen'* Yanlne Kdf?e Linen Hand ler chief* .50c Women** YaniNe Edge Linen Hand kereliiefN .75c Women'* Y anlee Edge Linen Hand kerchief* .91.00 Women'* Ynnl*e Edge Linen Hand keehief* .91.25 Women** Prince** Lace .91.00 W oben** Prince** Lace .91.50 W omen'll Prince** Lac e.92.00 Women'* Prince** Luce .9X00 W omen'* Prince** Lace .94.00 Durable Thin Hosiery Only *he longest staple (strands of the most expensive Sea Island Cotton are used in spinning the yarn from wiiio.lt V-uster Brown’s DARNLESS Guar anteed Hosiery is made. Only from such choice material can this hosiery be made and guaranteed. That’s why we guarantee thin, sheer hosiery as well as medium weights. Buster Brown’s Darnless Guaranteed Hosiery Xi. ] • or Mm, Women uml Children j ‘ICn a 4 pair* guaran pair tre«l 4 mouths is made in any size, style or weight you want and comes in eleven stand - • ard colors. Each pair is carefully inspected and in perfect condition before leaving the mill. Next time you buy hosiery, you’ll find the name “Kuster Brown's DARNLESS” worth remembering. en Christmas! Do Your “ m. You Can Thank the Warm! Weather for This Great Sale of $20.00 and $25.00 New Suits at $9.98 (2d Floor) UNSEASONABLE weather has been responsible for New York manufacturers having thou sands of Suits left unsold. They did not fig ure on having warm weather this late in the season. One manufacturer with 60 Suits that were made *to retail at $20 and $25, offered them to us so that we may sell them at $9.98 and yet make our regular per cent of profit. s Bautiful new Suits with plaid draped skirts and K ain color coats with plaid trimmings; satin iined 1 oats. Suits that are correctly tailored; in fancy mixtures aud cheviots. They are worth every cent of $2C and $25. Come, take your choice (PA QQ While 60 last; pay only.voit/O $35, $40 and (14 QO $45 Suits 14.70 Another manufacturer sacrificed 100 fine Suits—we bought them at a wonderful discount. Tomorrow we offer them for sale. New Chiffon Broadcloths, Eponge and other popular fabrics; black and white plaid draped skirts; plain color coats; beautiful Suita that you could not have bought 30 days ago for less d>-| A QQ than $35, $40 or $45. On sale starting tomorrow at «J)A4»«70 Suits $19.98, Worth to $50 You seldom have an opportunity such as this! Beautiful new Suits with kimono sleeves and peg top skirts; some copies of the latest imported models. The most wanted winter colors. These were made to retail up as high as $50. In this Q QQ sale buy them at . ipAt/.t/O - _ ' ------1 ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ i ■ ■ ■ mi A Gift She Will Long Remember and Ever Cherish! :j This Extra Special! :: 10 Red Fox Fur «1 C ;[ Sets Worth $25 at lO JUST 10—no more— the first ten purchas ers may actually save $10 each. Red •* Fox Fur Sets, Muffs and Scarfs, both trim •I med with head and tails, lined with splendid •I quality yarn-dyed satin; these $25 Red Fox •I Sets at .,.$15 • i The Most Complete Showing '.[ Of Popular Priced Furs in All Alabama. It is no exaggeration. It is a fact, ’* that here you will find Furs in such *■ wonderful variety and at such fair nrices that you will be astonihsed. Black Fox Red Fox Gray Fox Iceland Fox Mole Coney Ermine Lynx eind all of splendid quality. For Women’s Fur Sets prices and go up to $150.00. r Misses and Children ?pared as we are now to supply the Fur needs of misses and children, set you wish may he found in this great showing. d»-| QQ T fflir ngora and Coney Sets; any color desired. Prices JpA.i/O O JuAO.UU .1 .—-----.— Basement Bargains EVEN our basement contributes its share in lowering the cost of your Christmas Gifts. Many a useful present can be had here and always less than elsewhere. You know how useful kimono dressing sacques. waists, etc. are. You will find the makings of lots of pretty ones here. ]2%c lied Seal Djre** (.Ingham* ..Oc 12% Light and Dark Outing* .Sc 15c Duckling Kimono Fleece .Idc Kc \|iron Gingham* -m 7c Avondale (hamhraj .5e 7c Callcoe*, all Color* . 5c 10c llroun Domestic .7c 12%c yard wide Percale* . Oc 15c Heavy tirade Cotton Flannel .10c 10c White Lawn . He sc White India Llnou .6%c 15c Dlmltle*, all Mime CheckN . 10c 10c check Nalnnook .5c 12 ydm. Engll*li Lougcloth, volue 20c, at .70c holt $10 Marabout Sets $6.98 (First Floor) BliAUTIFUL black and natural Marabout Sets— muff and neck*piece; full and fluffy; Q»/» QQ worth $10. Special Holiday y:ice. $15 Mara V Neckweai up in neat holiday box; assorted big assortment . Opera Scarfs, 5Cc to #4.98—All beautiful, rich colors; some are elaborately embroidered; made of fine qual ity silk and very/moderately priced. .Just the tiling for Xmas giftsV - Shopping Now! Gloves for Christmas (First Floor) THESE standard brand Gloves as holiday remem brances are very desirable! Xo y woman ever has too many gloves. Women's 16-button Lamb ....$2.50 Women's 16-button Kid .....$3.50 Children’s 2-clasp Kid .$1.00 Women* 2-clasp Chaunt ... $1.00 Women’s 1-clasp Capo .$1.00 Women's 1-clasp Centemeri . $1.25 Women’s 1-clasp Meyer Cape $1.25 Women’s 3-clasp Chanut.$1.50 Women’s 3-clasp Centemeri . $1.50 Women’s 2-clasp Chanut ....$1.75 Women's 2-clasp Washanew. $1.75 Give Hosiery to “Her” (First Floor) SPACE permits us to list very briefly only a — few special Christmas numbers. ■*> Come and select what you like, M the assortment is complete. I Women's Jewel Silk Hosiery, White Embroidered Hosiery, Black Em broidered Hosiery, Black Silk em broidered in white- Prices ranging from .$2.00 to $5.00 Women's Lily of France Black Silk Hose—all silk top; $2 value ..$1.50 Women’s Lily of France Black Silk Hose; worth $1.25. Price ....$1.00 Women's 50c Lisle Hose, put up three pairs in box, under our own brand. Box .$1.00 Women's 75c Silk Lisle Hose; Lux sis; absolutely the prettiest lisle hose on the market. Price.50c 200 dozen Women’s lisle thread Hose; manufactured to retail for 25c. Special .12 1-2c Holiday Prices on Silks and Wool Dress Goods (First Floor) HAD you thought of buying a Dross Pattern as a holiday gift—nothing could bo more, appropriate. Hundreds will give such presents this Christmas—you should do the same. 42-inch Silk CJiarmeuse, in dark and light colors; good value (P-| JTQ for $2. Holiday price ■ <pA«e)I/ 42-inch Silk Crepe Poplins, all new shades; a very desirable material for street wear; worth (P'1 QQ $2.25. Holiday price ...tpA«0»7 42-inch Crepe Meteor, in black and white and all the leading shades; especially good value for (P-| QQ $2.48. Holiday prices .. vA»OI/ 36-inch Black Taffeta Silk; a splen did material for waists or dresses; fast black. QQ,, Holiday prices . 0«7A/ A full line of colors of Moire Silk, full 36 inches wide, for coats or suits. Holiday (P"| QQ price . «pA»Ol7 A beautiful quality of Sergo Silk, in all colors; a good value for on $1.25. Holiday prices ...... 64-inch Chiffon Broadcloth, in light or dark colors; extra good value for $2.00. Holiday price . 10 pieces of all wool Serge, in black, navy, tan, Copenhagen, red and green; worth 69c. Holiday price . A full line of Plain and Brocaded Crepes; a complete line of colors suitable for street or evening wear. Holiday price . See our Velvets, consisting of black and colors; just the kind for dresses; worth $1.50. DQ Holiday prices . 0«/C Millinery Specials extraordinary! (Second Floor) VERY briefly we want to impress upon you , the importance of attend ^ ing this special offering of* Millinery. Note these com parative prices and re ; member that they are gen uine. Up to $20 Trimmed. Hats $3.98 Women’s Velvet. Plush and Velour Hats, that are trimmed with feath ers, plumes, flowers, ribbons and stick-ups. Hats of the $15 to $20 qualities, at . Children's up to $7.50 Trimmed Hats on sale at One-Half Price To $25 Trimmed Hats $4.98 Come and select from this great showing! New and wanted winter models in velvet, plush and velour, trimmed with flowers, feathers and plumes; worth to $26, at . Be sure to see our line of Wom en’s new Fur Trimmed Hats— ermine, mink, seal and skunk all beautiful creations and mod erately priced. Blankets and Comforts (Flrat Floor) in •»»« |iurr wmn nimiitcia, ill nniie with pink or blue border. d»r AA special . JDD.UU 110.00 California all wool lllanketN. of excellent quality, pair I0.no plaid Hlanketa, all wool; not to be matched In Binning- d»,« qq ham at the price . «“•'« baminaated Down C omforts, warmth without weight; aq special, at . (deal Down Comforts; of splendid quality; a big showing «>f these for t.he Holiday season; prices fif\ range from $6.48 up to tMO.UU All Other Comforts at '•pceiul Prices Select Linens As Gifts <Flr»t Floor) Every woman loves beautiful Linens, and Christmas time is certainly the occasion upon which she will appreciate them most. Read these items; then come. A lilic Mhunlng of hem stitched Table Linen Sets priced $1/1 AA from $6 to tDllMJU Scalloped Linen Table Cloths of unusual beauty —assorted pat terns, $3.98 to.. «DJ.U 715 Inch Satin DaniaMk Pattern qq Cloths . eD0«»/0 Si Inelt Satin DnmuNk Pattern to\ QQ Cloths . «B***J/0 !M) Inch Satin PumaNk Pattern d*fT rn Cloth8 *Dl *01/ lOmbrolflered Linen I'll low Cases, priced from $2.98 to $3.98 llem*tllehe<l all linen Huck Towels, worth 35c, at . . C Linen Sheet*. heni*tltcli ed and scalloped, pair r°. $io Kmhroldrreil r 1 I I o w Cases, each pair in a fo*’. 98c 11 «*in xti felted ii ml Meal loped Huck and damask towels, 46c ^ 2^ f• Ift Hath Towel*, white and colored, borders £c. $1.25 Main Store, 2d and 2Cth. Hardware Dept,, 2021 2d Ask for S.&H. Green Trading Stamps With Cash Purchase?