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Washingtons Lace rvntie is
confines of our More We strov
for onr hues and embroideries
willi so much care tliat it has gr
witha htaudinesh of su el to kec
verv clear distinction between ti
carefully these special values
5000 yards of Finest Quality Ma-
cmne madc Laces and
lngs 1 to 4 inches wide all
match sets to 121 2c ali
2000 jards of Point de Paris and
Valenciennes Laces and Insertings
1 1 2 to 3 inches wide a choice rj o r
collection of patterns 12
to 20c value U4
1C0 pieces of White and Dutter Point
de Paris Valenciennes and
cry sets for Waists Yokes
and Sleetes 69c to S9c value
choice per yard
Black Grey White and Tan
Shrunk Duck we guarantee
this to be equal to any 15c
10 pieces of H incli Grey Genuine
Herringbone Haircloth the aop
very kind jou have often paid ML
2jc per yard for at J
25 pieces of Guaranteed Fast Black
Beetled Percaline flne t rt I
Moire finish ISc value I ttL
i aa S
quality v41
35c value fine soft quality
Black Mercerized Sateen
about 5 pieces per yard
William It Singleton Passes Away
at an Advanced Age
ScreU n firnml etrelnrj of lie
Grunt Jodne of the nixtrict of Co
lunibln Complered n Witrk on llie
Order of Which He 1Vnn n 11cm
ber IrrniiKeucdlH for the Kmternl
William R Singleton the Grand Secre
tary of the Grand Lodge of Masons of
the District of Columbia died early yes
terday morning athls home 2313 Penn
sylvania Avenue northwest He had been
In 111 health for over a car and death
came after an active life of eighty three
years The funeral will take place at the
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
at 2 oclock Monday afternoon under the
auspices of the Grand Lodgcof the Dis
trict of Columbia The Rev Dr Wallace
Hadcliffe will officiate assisted by the
Rev William R Turner The funeral
exercises of the Knights Templar tjIH
also be obcrvcd In the church by
Washington Commandcry No 1 of which
Mr Singleton was n member Pcntalpha
Lodge No 23 T A A M Mount Horeb
Chapter R A No 7 and Washington
Commander No I K T will act as an
escort for the body to Oak Hill cemetery
where the Masonic rites will tc otsened
In the Interment
In addition to being one of the oldest
Masons in the District of Columbia Wil
liam It Singleton was conceded to possess
greater knowledge than any other man In
the grand lodge concerning all branches
and the history of Masonry For nearly
thirty years be acted as secretary of the
Grand Lodge of the District and was ac
tively Interested all bis life In the pro
gress and work of the order
He was born In Norfolk Va October
21 ISIS and received his education at
Mfddlebury Vt where he attended col
lege During his collego days he was In
timate with tho Rev Byron Sunderland
and their friendship continued during the
Ion j period both lived in this city After
leaving college Mr Singleton felt an In
clination for civil engineering and went
to St Louis where he followed his pro
fession and was engaged In making the
hounded liv a line that marks the
e for and attained a reputation
We hau nursed this department
own like a cultivated mushroom
p up its growth You can draw a
ddlesfieks and facts bv reading
3000 yards of Swiss Cambric and
Xalnsook Hamburg Edgings r r
worth Sc to 10c per yard K
cial J
200 pieces of Fine and Showv Cam
bric and Swiss Embroideries a collec
tion or neat and effective
needlework north 12 l 2c to ISc
per yard choice
2J0 pieces of Cambric and Swiss In
serting In open work and
neat cITects 15c to 20c value
choice per yard
First floor Section D
The Lining Dept
1 lot of Fine Percaline and Glitter
Silk Lining In fast black and jn ii
colors the kind we sell for1 TrL
15c and 20c per yard I
15c value of strong quality A 1
Black Bacs Figured Waist i I -A
Lining I U2
1 lot of Imported Mercerized
Sateen In royal blue green -
and purple which sold for 35c I t
per yard for I J
20c value of the Finest Sile
sia In greys and blacks this -a r i r
is one of the best standard I tC
makes per yard I fc2
First Floor Section G
An Art
Stamped sets for embroidery
1 Hound Centre Piece and 4 1 T 1 C
Round Doilies per set It2
1 Kound Piece 1 Oval Plat
ter Cloth 2 Round Doilies YXZ
per setv -2
Designs Include violets pansles
chrysanthemums and straw berries
Muslin Scarfs 20 by 54 douWe hem
stitched edge shams to match KC
each J
Art Dept First floor Section T
Spachtel Dollies 12 by 12 round
and square special designs 1 I C
each li2
Duck Commode and Bureau Scarfs
already stamped fot embroidery
50 Inch length 12 l 2c 70 inch 1 QC
length J
Spachtel Scarfs and Sham3 ICC
new fresh wares each J
Spachtel Centres 20 b 20 round or
square beautiful assortment of tC
patterns each J
Eighth and Market Space
preliminary survejs for the building of
the Missouri Pacific Railroad Later he
became State Surveyor of Illinois He
always attributed the severe attacks of
rheumatism fiom which he suffered in
his declining jears to the effect of his
arduous labors in the lowlands of Illinois
bordering upon the Mississippi
In 1S4G he returned to the East and en
gaged again in his profession at the Nor
folk Navy Yard In 1S55 he was married
to Miss Emma Read William H Single
ton of this city Is one of the children
of this union His second marriage was
to Miss Mary B Frisby of Baltimore jnd
one child of this union Is still living Mrs
J B NBerry at whose home Mr Singleton
lived for many years and where he died
In the early fifties he supervised the en
gineering work of the construction of the
navy yard at Pensacola Fla Later he
removed to Baltimore and In the year
1S63 came to Washington and was cm
ployed In the engineering branch of the
War Department in which capacity he
had charge of the building of forts about
this city during the last jears of the civil
At the cessation of Iiobtllllies he was
transferred to tho Interior Department
and made an examiner of patents which
position he resigned in 1S73 when he en
tered business as n patent solicitor
Shortly before this time he was elected
Grand Secretary of the Grand Ixidge of
the District and retained an active inter
est In all affairs of the lodge as It grew
In strength and numbers during the
jears he acted In that capacity One
great servico that he rendered was the
completion of a work on Masonry which
had b en left unfinished by the death of
the late Albert Mackay
A TucutlPlIi On I tir j KlrmeKM
The Twentieth Ccntur KmO an Mitrrprw
somewhat on the order of th comeutionat church
fair 1111 be i tied uniUr the aupi r uf the
oonffrcjralion of the Lincoln Memorial Chunli at
FJcventh ami H Streets Mania oenin Senator
Mtfftn of Illinois luu promised to be prew nt ami
will deliver the opcun adJreftt tfprv4 nta
tne AVhhc of North Carolina will also fjieak
The Kirmoa will continue vtrv ecfc Jay until
Manli 15
IfunicxM Tlit ft Ch Continued
The caw of Charles P Hill who is tlnred
with rehfr ftolen rropertj m lumng brought
a double set of barne valued at 5 width he
It said to hac known liad Wen stolen ha been
continued until Tueeday The liarneaa had been
stolen from Margin A Cuttls Tins is the first
of feveral cases that ft is aid will he brought
against Hill Tlie same continuance wa pTnied
in the cases of Gcorjre Jackwm Thorua Hrown
and rrank Doirey all colored who are charged
with housebreaking and the larrenj of the liar
new in qucftion
Hruruhu Senate Uen for familj ucc b phon
Cvi Arlington Bottling Co
Do You Drink Whisky
That is all right If you know how Next time you think you necil
a drink take two of Masons
Yellow Tablets The effect will sur
prise you They brace our nencs stimulate circulation tone
our stomach and give jou a healthy appetite with absolutely no
reaction The good you get jou keep
FVIasons YELLOW Tablets cure DYSPEPSIA
Srn and Car McLur H iidncln Ilrnlii it ml Verio luiienrntor
H Calonit AImi or OpUln
Masosi Ytlloar Tabtett Cure
Sea ui Car Sldtatu Htiiacie
Bralg i Nerra Toole lie
Maaoaa ISrnri TaMeM Cure
Elllona and Liver Troubles
0 K In tte raoralaz 10c
Maioo a Rt4 Tableti Cere
nacUtle tti Brcati
Sarc l a elitle real 10c
Masaaa Vblfe Tablet Core
ToaalUtla Celdt
Keiau laManmatiaa 10c
Maaoaa Crun ol Olives Cores
Croer Pimples eoala
Ikras ana Pllea ISc
All Dratjlats or manes for price by
III Ana Street
Palledtlfhla Pa
7 i i i ii i i 1 i iii ii in i
I 50000 Yards of
Laces and Embroideries
Now Its a Masterly Purchase of
25000 Yards of Fancy Piques
Springing surprises with magic like regularity First a silk purchase that created no end of ex
citement then a ribbon sale which was a streak of bargaining such as Washington never ex
peiienced and now a sale of 21000 arris of tine Fancy Corded Piques Its an excellent corded
cloth imported in the white by the manufacturer and printed probably in a hundred different de
signs Dots stripes and figures on white grounds as well as it good assortment of figuring on
grounds of cadet navy blue pink and red These same goods arc sold regularly at 2w and so
far as we know have never sold for less Tomorrow they are offered at just half per yard 12r
The selling occupies the main aisle first floor
Wbt tnnw
Ventlier Indications
Enow and colder today Tomorrow probably
fair Brisk to high northeasterly winds
IIiKhebt tcraptrature 1 p m 27
Lowest trmperattire G a m 1C
Sun rose
High tide
Lou tide
640 AM bun sets 5SIM
IS 20 PM
015 A M and 705 PM
Lamps lit today C2tfrM
Lamps out tomorrow 518AM
Jor CnrrjInK Cftiifftiled AVeniioiiN
lteubcn Tlor wai M nt to jail from the Polwv
Court jttrday for thirt laa in default of
SW hn for tarryinir tonrcaled weapons
AmiiiI ttt ANfeitultliifc Hit IXumIiiiiiiI
Annie Hoth was charged tu the Police Court
jealtrday with laving assaulted Ltr hustaml
John U Itoch fche naq released on her prunal
DcMltute llrl rrold d Tor
Low- IxiiIrn who fa only three ears dd anl
h dratituU of a suitable home wa j Unla
committed to the care of the Hoard uf fhiMrtii
ItciwiHctl MIhkIjii Irom Home
Milium F IIeale lias mining from hi
home 3 J I fct reet iiort h tt si nt e Thursda
mornimr and the police have betn a JtwI t
look out for Mrr
llwrrln IjIciiik
Marriage licenet were issued rsterdjy to jar
fe Tfllett and Mattie U Mandley both of Fair
fax fount v a 1 meat Cieen and I ut jlronr
1 dwatd F Gallachcr New Vork tit and Ilia
Irtne Thomas this cit
Tio Vour uf IrUnn I If-
Juitltc Hamaril jttcriUi M nUncnl Ilowanl
ilayo to nn rlvmuunt in the ptnitcritiari for a
IK noiI o tno Ji ara Te priwiiT hi- i liarer1
itll grand Urtmj and whru callwl fur trial
on Wcdnealaj lie plraded guilty to ln mditt
IIikmI lor Mitilliifc nn OmiiKi
FranV Johnson a IlttU colored hoi uai rn
terda fn the IoUce rourl MTitfnctl to pay a Pnc I
of i or go to Jail for lilrH ilajs for the larccnj
of an orange from JWli Ixireiro lie was gent
to the Iloje of Detention until Monda to give
hn mother an opiortunit to pjj Ins fine
flriirli iT Wiildii fj Ierrj j
Naldo f Vm rewilnur at 1110 Sixth Street j
norllit ditd at liil reMdime jeetirday
JliK alter a lorn lllneu Mr Ierrj ttat euiplote1 I
as elerk in the ltofflce Department luting
oeiii apikiiiuiii ironi ernioiit in vjiui state
he j lni A wile and three children Mimte
piiof iil 11 t n rrriiKlct
Itprf fiitjIvf JtnVIns of WKcoiw In las bcr
2pMtinfiI a infinler of tiip Ixuni ff tnistPM of
Xhr Boji Heform hiliool Ity Spejliir
of the Hjiic if JlVjireviitatht s llr Jenkiiin
I a iiiftnber of ilio IIoiiso District Coiiunittte
and Is une of the hardct workers in Congres in
the Interests of tlie luntinuniti
Dfiilli Out In MrunKuIfif ion f
The mitofny rerforn cI rLiy on tin loIy
of Itrr TYjtv Keadi tlie fucnl month old j
ililld of Dr Cliarlm It Utacli th TPlipit ilut
death uj due to fclraiiKuljtion and a lertiflcte
uaa itsifd m willi fact The
funeral took plare yehtVrday uMernoon from the i
home of tht irtnt H Hr4 btrrt t noithract
llf rl JuiUmoii lliitil
Btvcrly Jadthrm tolortd paid h tine of fciu
jvtcrda for cutting Janus Ilarrrnoiid aluo color
cJ The AA ault la tuld to Lat- brm MimtniiiJ
at Hft Mnetcenth i trttt n3rthu kt ou January j
12 Hammond received luo scTere Khn in the
Lod and for a time hta life ua in danger I
Jatkton was arretted Hieral vnxk aftenvard h l
1olictman OUrien I
Manklne and Safe drixwit Lniou Trust and
Storage UU l at mt
Notions and Small Findings
We shall endeavor to give you values we know to be much underpriced because
quality and finish predominate
Sowing Silk good quality three CC
spools for J
Needle Books containing 4 papers of
Needles Card Hooks and Eyes 3 rows
of flne 13 darning needles 1 card Jet
Glassbead Shawl Pins and Hair QC
Pins all for
Corded Velveteen Skirt Binding QC
1 yard pieces piece
Best French Hair Rolls size S QC
10 and 12 Inches long each J
Sateen Corset Clasps 10c grade CC
special price
Elastic Corset Laces 3 for J
Blue Steel Poinf Hairpins best CC
quality 3 papers for J
Smiths Sewing Needles 2 papers CC
for J
Grover Sewing Cotton 200 yard CC
spools 3 spools for J
500 yard spool Sewing Cotton 1fC
3 spools for
Linen Finished Cotton 6 spools
white black or drab per pair
French Basting Cotton large QC
spools dozen for J
Rubber Button Hose Supporters
for ladies misses and children CC
per pair
4 0 and 6 1 Shoe Laces per CC
inch Steel Back Corset Clasps OC
Best English Pins per paper
100 jard Spools- per dozen
Superior Quality Scissors per QC
Fine Stockinette Shields size 3 OC
and 4 per pair O
Lightweight Dress Shields size OC
3 and 4 Per pair
Stockinette Dress Shields size OC
2 Per pair J
Book Pins assorted needle CC
points 2 for J
Cotton Tape 2c kind per 1 AC
Kirby Beard Hairpins six pa- CC
pers for J
Ironing Wax wlth good hand- jC
dies each
Bcldings Best Machine Silk
black and colors 50 yard AJC
spools It 2
Nickel Shear3 ii sizes J
Stltched edgc Tape Measures TC
50 Inches long -
Aluminum Hairpins per doz
ltld covered Corset Clasp
Hairpins In cabinet
Curling Irons 3 sizes
Formerly sold
5 0 und 7
order now
403 403 7th St HW
Ilrandi ktor WN Ith it N XV
Fire Sale-
SIlKlitM lJiniHKl StiirL
Mtii litliinic sliiie lur
iiisliliijC f ifilS IrtIr iiiii4
liiMlnil IiiNtruiiifiitK TrimUw
11111I Aullf llflti it Irlci
05 D Street W w
11121 2
Is Beneficial
To all It is a rich and nutrition- fvKxl
Our ZU1KIJ ICK ii tin real impurttil litr
man ZUII ltCK It is prinlutl ly
I lijbiciatn Z 1R1IC1v ih a ibint
rip footl It H will ut IiirIi
iUhi crotir t torcs Try a outii
liEiJRY REUTER 3d and 0 Sis
A Puzzle to Every Visitor
i Price Sale
Suits and Trousers
Mado to Your Order
Our entire stock
of Fine Ulue
Black and Oxford
Grey M orteds
anil Cheviot- and
Stnrve feuitinics
Former price were
I5 18t und 20
to order now
Take jour choice
of any rut tern in 9
the a sMrtment of
Knglisli Striped
Worted Clothn J
1225 S425
Our Spring Lino of Woolens
Will Boon Exhibition o
March I
To Xnmiilin annul Vn lucL
Hpec lnl trip ami nil ixiluu on
tin- Clirllilirau Se ll by le com
niuillonn ctinnicrN of lie
Uvw Ihk n Yurie every
Mtttirtliiy lSuil for II
f luMlrnteil booklet free
About 5 Fer Day Defrays All Eipansss
t General AcentJ
a IT Slate St BW YOItK
t de23 Suw Mt
Phnnp 7K4 12 quart bottlra of the Waaa
itgtoo llrewing Coa Famoua
Pnr RrAr Colden Hop BKElt for Jl De-
I VI uee1 Btertd U unletttrtd wacona
Bone Collar Buttons per dozen
Corset Laces per dozen
Cotton Tape CC
2J yard pieces
Hump Hooks and Eyes black
and silver 6 cards for
3o irch long Whalebones each
Silk fared Fancy Garter
Web frilled edge 3 4 strip
Silk Bone Casing 9 yard
pieces each
Silk Serge Drew Belting 9
yard pieces for
Fancv Dress Belting 9 jard
pieces per piece
Hatpins 6 inches long 3 dozen CC
for J
Black Pins large boxes 2 for
Darning Needles 6 papers for
Pearl Buttons 2 dozen for J
Darning Cotton on Cards dozen jC
cards for 4
Hairpins dqgpn papers for J
Nickel Safety Pins best quality CC
2 dozen for 3
Velveteen Skirt Facing 4 yard
Silk Taffeta Ribbons per piece
urces at the Busy Corner
Table Linens
100 extra fine quality Full Bleached
Irish pattern Cloths measure full 2
yards by 2 1 2 yards the designs are
very choice and the qual
ity equal to any 2
grade special
20 pieces of 66 Inch fine quality full
bleached Irish Table Damask
12 choice patterns which
we sell regularly at S9c
per yard for
20 pieces of Checked and Plaid
Glass Toweling this cloth is
20 Inches wide and Is known
as 15c quality special per
First floor Section C
We give you the choice of a hand
some line of LAIgion Collars in
white and gold black and gold and
blue and gold some of
which have sold as high
as 398 for
Our line of Gold and Gold and
White Applique which we are show
ing In widths from 1 to 3
Inches wc are able to of
fer you from 15c per yard
selling at per yard
Trimming Dept Section E
15 pieces of 72 Inch Cream Irish
Damask guaranteed strictly pure
flax In these we are showing
a choice assortment of pat- pop
terns regular 85c value per rL
yard L
50 dozen extra heavy double pile
run cieacncu nirKiin uath
Towels size 22 1 2 by
rcgular 30c value for
100 dozen each of Cotton Huck and
Honeycomb Towels full size
and very heavy wo give you
these tor a day or two each
Dress Trimmings
Wc are showing an exclusive as
sortment of Terslan Bands th st are
the very latest for dress trimmlnsra
the designs and colorings are most
beautiful we shall Intro
duce a quality which
worth 175 per yard for
Pearl Buttons in white shaded
and smoked these arc In various
sizes and are worth from 33c
to 48c per card of 2 dozen
which ve will sell card for
Wc have Just opened a full line of I Quite a variety of new styles
new spring mack sine uuimps ini in cut spikes which are so r n
inall the newest patterns lML I much worn 25c per dozen per l
-- pair v
first floor
Good Domestic News
Bargain news of course Uiggest domestic values for littlest
domestic prices The ceaseless hum the crowded space about
this department tell the truth of our claim If yon dealwith the
majority you deal here
100 dozen Bleached Pillow Cases
size 45 by 26 the price ought surely
be an inducement to supply
your bed linen closet a limit- i p
ed quantity to each customer
The Busy Corner Sheets and Pillow
cases at these prices as long as they
42 by 3G 11 l 2c
4S by 3 12 l 2c
54 by SO 32c
63 by 90 40c
72 by SO 45c
SI by 90 50c
90 by 90 55c
Third floor domestic dept
Groceries at Wholesale Rates-
Johnstons Great
Reduction Sale for
uyers Monday
A biihliel nf 90c IJiirbank Potatoes for
A gallon of tf Making Mohists for
A gallon of 0c Golden Drip Srnp for
A gallon of 70r Wliite Jrip Syrup for
A gallon of Poito Jtico Paking lolasses
ti gallons of good -Malt Vinegar for
Fresh EggsP lic do
i lbs fiood leainer Uuttor for
lbs of Hest Cream Cheese for
10 largo Smoked English Labrador Herring
31 lbs of JVsl Table Halt for
5110 I
7te I
50 pieces of Apron Ginghams In all
size checks and every color r yp
which Is represented In this rrl
make of material special prlccO
The Kanns Special Pillow Cases and
Sheets finished ready to be placed on
the beds
42 by 3G 13c
43 by 36 15c
50 by 36 17c
54 by 35 13c
34 by 90 44c
63 by 90
72 by 90 53c
81 by 90 60c
81 by 99 66c
90 by 90 67c
SO by 99 73c
Eighth and Market Space
i I - - i
- - -
lite isl Coal
i J ZH
702 Eleventh Street N W
JalO tf
Dirrct Branch of Facttrr
J C COXUFF Haiustr
IIAE UV Sura Throat ltoplrj Loppcr Col
ril bpota lebra Old Uorca Utctra lu UauU
lUir lalling Mm
M Visum Tcrupf IJiirao HL for puofa t
mrca CapIU fi0CO We aollclt tie moat 03
rlicit ci t bavr riTcd tb woia cKi a
UbU Clji 100 iait Boole Free mTl3 ti
rfjm tnu
- rmoiiiaii ijoiaiii
23 Vi n lulcn j other Kcfloo
T TJ Hanceron nballlntlan and llt
tluo Lttjr jour DrexsUt r n44nl
irta Te tlaiinliil
aad Jcllcr fti lulinsimb bj re
turn Mull liiiuiiiTuki ui
nn vA TS
FoMm tij Miidliuo ar IlllLA lt
Best Family Flour S3360 barrel- irOTftraaH
Siifks of Flour for
fi jiu kis of llc ilaaironi
2 wicks of Table Grotimi Com ileal for
4 jiackaes of 10c Sliredrlerl Totllisli for
10 cakes of ilc French Luumlrv Knap foi
5 lbs of Host Loose KoIIerl Oats for
1 lbs of ooil somiil Tablr Kit e for
1 lbs of 10c toneless Codfish for
lbs I Jest Ci isp iinger Snaps for
Witli each pound of the Coffees named below you nun
purchase i lbs of I Jest Franklin Cranulated Sugar at file lb
Largo African Java 30c lb
Large Meiuntnln Java 30c lb
Large Otal Mocha 33c lb
Large AjicrlcaD CofTee 2Dc lb
Large Anee3 Mocha ZZc lb
Larc Govt Java ISc lb
1 lbs of New Iickled Shad for 2e
4 lbs of large fat -Mackerel for 4o
1 dozen large new Salt Herring for liY
Sacks of Iillsburys Flour - 70 ji jjijo
TlieMc good fresh Mired Cakes for JOc 11
Tlie 11c large whole giain Koasted Collee V2 lb
17 lbs of Hest iranulated Sugar for 100
We will sell jou this wrck air are U band China Cupa x golel land China imers
and six told lancl China Flattj all fir one dolhr or bring a eompletcd prnniuin card
and aceure them free
JOHNSTONS 729 7th Street N
Sapcrlor to Aplol Tacsy Pennjroya or StoL
Sure Relief of Pain and Irregulari
ties Peculiar to the Sex
A sbUn3 Capsac3 for three months cost 1
Druggist or T 1 Box 031 Xr York
i Slaielsril remedy lor Gleet P
iq Goncrrhoca and Runnings f umY I
VSft II 48 HOURS Cures hid IfmUI J
ney and Bladder Troubles V
rtiUfUit i
Until March I
All Our 25c
Mens Wool Sox
6 Pair 70c
C foerbjcSi 1 k 9
The Knit JirVet and
Sweater SpctlaUtt
GAiJXfiFsH is a systeaiic disease that
local remedies aione dti not reach S S SU a
reliable and bafe cure for this dis a C a
sutine dieaac Car 9 V

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