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I lZMiMNs WOMAN'S PA GE household helps I I
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This black velvet crown and facing on the leghorn straw brim makes
one of the real stunning dreas hats for the summer season. And the dress
hat is holding its oyn against the onslaught of the taiUeur modes. Even
the sports hats have taken on a certain dressiness this season. It certainly
is not trimming which makes this hat sruitable for formal wear, for the
large pompom on the side of the soft velvet crown is the only adornment
I Dorothy Dix Talks
I By DOROTHY DIX, The World's Highest Paul Woman Write?
Delia O'Grady is as pretty and clev
er a little milliner as ever twisted a
wisp of ribbon and tinsel into a hat,
stuck a gold rose on the outside of it
and a Paris label on the inside, and
and .sold it for an imported French
Ordinarily Delia is as pay and smil
ing as a spring morning, but the other
day I found her with her white young
brow corrugated with thought wrink
les, and her blithe spirits registering
T deep dark gloom. So 1 asked her what
ryas the matter.
"Oh," she replied pessimistically, "I
am wreslling with the new woman
problem of whether it is better for a j
wife who really loves her husband J
and -wants to help him to be a clinging
vine or a bean pole whether she
helps him most by lightening his bur
den, or by dumping such a load on him
he's got to fight for his life or be
crushed, and I've about roar bed the
conclusion that you can't be good to
your has band without ruining him.
"And my heart's hurt, and my
pride's hurt, for I thought in my nn
it that I had solved three of the big
gest conundrums of our day first,
how poor young people could afford
to marry while they are still young
enough to reaJly love, and before their
romance gets all the gilt rubbed off of
ihe gingerbread."
"And secondly, how to prevent the
economic waste of putting a girl in the
kitchen who has trained herself to fol
low a profitable, gainful occupation
when she marries which is as silly as
it would be to put a hundred horsepow
er engine to doing a l wo-horsepower
"And thirdly, how to open up a ca
reer of usefulness and profit for mid
dle aged and elderly women who are
now idle and dependent."
' That's a pretty good handful of
problems for anybody to tackle " went
on Delia, "but I thought that I had
worked them all out successfully in
ray own case, and now I Jind that my
solution doesn't stand the acid test of
actual experience, and I am up in the
air like everybody else."
"You know before I married Tom
I had this nice little business that is
making me a good living. It's work
that I like to do for I feel that I am
an artist creating beautiful things in
silks and laces instead of paints and
marble, and, moreover, l hat I am a
philanthropist who softens the home
liness of many a woman and makes
her easier on the eyes that have to
look at her by giving her a good hat "
"Well when Tom and I were going
to get married of course he said the
usual masculine thing of protecting me
from the hardships of life, and about
my giving up the shop and doing no
more work except in my own little
home. I declined on the ground that
making hats was a joy and play to me,
and I loathe cooking and washing pots.
"I also explained to him that there
is no truth in the old saying that two
can live as cheaply as one, but that
there was no gainsaying the truth
that two people, working at their
trades, can earn more than one. I
showed him that if we both kept on
working for a few years we could not
only live in much greater comfort than
we could if we had to pinch along on
his small salary, but that we could
sae up enough money to buy us a
home, or for him to start in business,
and to give our children if we had
any. a better education and a better j
start in life than either of us had."
As for the home, I explained to him
that we need not be deprived of that
for we had an old mother who had
to be supported anyway, who would
be perfect 1 happy to feel herself use
ful once more, and independent on the
salary we would pay her for running
f Bo tli Ends I
(Producer and Consumer)
Against 11
1 The Middle 1
(The Packer) MM
The consumer wants to pay a low price for meat.
151 The farmer wants to get a high price for cattle. MM
The packer stands between these conflicting TIM
IS demands, and finds it impossible to completely K
; W satisfy both. i
WJi The packer has no control over the prices of live wS
stock or meat, and the most that can be expected lag?
rSa of him is that he keep the difference between the pil
gn two as low as possible. He does this successfully
i& by converting animals into meat and distributing ISA
p&l the meat at a minimum of expense, and at a profit
too small to be noticeable in the farmer's returns
IpJ for live stock or in the meat bill of the consumer. jy
) Swift & Company's 1917 transactions in m
Cattle were as follows:
Y)y Average Per Head Kgj
Wlk Sold meat to Retailer for ... $68.97 98
Sold By-products for .... 24,09
Bgl Total Receipts $93.06 m
l Paid to Cattle Raiser .... 84.45
Mj Balance (not paid to Cattle Raiser) $ 8.61
1 Paid for labor and expenses at fm
KSB Packing House, Freight on Meat, jM
and Cost of operating Branch jJ
yi ' distributing houses 7.32
gg Remaining in Packers' hands as Rn
Kj returns on investment , . . , $ 1.29 jgjvj
191 The net profit was $1.29 per head, or about ill
g one-fourth of a cent per pound of beef. fijg
sgl By what other method can the difference be- PQ
tween cattle prices and beef prices be made smaller,' jj
IgJ and how can the conflicting demands of producer jjfl
llpi and consumer be better satisfied? ji
cf 1918 Year Book of interesting and Pffl
Awyj instructive facts sent on request. jjpj
kKj f!r Union Stock Yards, Chicago, Illinois
H s Swift & Company) Tj, s. A. SI
our little apartment, -which she could
do much more economically and effi
ciently than I could.
"Tom demurred a little, but all the
logic was on my side, so we -were mar
ried and everything went swimmingly,
as per my schedule. We would come
home in the evening from our differ
ent places of business to find a deli-;
cious meal awaiting us. and a happy
old woman to greet us, and we'd have
the jolliest evening chatting, for each
of us was full of things to talk about
the different experiences we had had
during the day, the different custom
ers wp had met. Oh, -we were not dull
like the ordinary domestic couple,
where the wife's been shut up in the
house all day. and has got nothing
livelier to talk about than how the :
butcher's meat has gone up.
"And when the baby came it -was '
just that much more joy added to us i
and I went back to my business with
my mind perfectly at rest about the
kiddle, knowing that mother, who had
raised a big family, -would do every
thing for the little one that love and
experience could suggest
"So things -went along for two or
three years and I "was too happy and
contented to really take a good hard
look at my scheme and see how it wae
working out. When I did I got a shock
that made me sit up, for I have disec -ered
that in trying to help my bus-,
band I am ruining him
"Becau&C I didn't throw the whole
i esponsibility of the family suppor.
on his houlders, he's begun to duck
my share of the load. He's gotten so
that he simply stands from under and
lets me pay all the bills He isn't even
Baying his money. He's spending it all
on himself in useless extravagance.
Worse still, he's getting to be a
loafer. He's changed positions four
times in the last year for no gocd rea
son except that he just got tired of his
job, and he was idle longer and longer
between each job, and more fianicky,
and hard to please about the sort ol
position he took. You see he dion't
have to work or go hungry. He kn
there was a comfortable hoi." with
three s'4djrf meals that he cou'.d come
back to, so wbj should he worry1
"And he's getting cross and ugly 10
me. Men always are to the wives who
support ihem. Did you ever see a poor
boarding house keeper whose husband
didn't abuse her, or a wife beater
whose wife didn't take in washing?
The loafing husband inariably re
venges his shame for his own lack of
ruaniKiod on ills wife.
"I am told there are nearly a million
able bodied, huskj iren in New ork
alone who are supported by theil
H i I'm not goinc to qualify : 1 thet
simp class for ihe eiinging vine man
doesn't make ally hit with me, but
what am I to do'.' llow am I to rouse
my husband up to being a man again
and accepting the responsibility of
manhood0 Will he roll up his sleeves,
and co to work aain if he reali7,es
that he has got o : upport his mother,
aurt the baby and me, or else we'll
ttarve" Must I give up my own busi
ness to make hiru g.t busy?
"Cau't a woman ever help her hus
band Without weakening him? Won't
men eer help to go fifty-fifty with
us in life, and take half instead cf all
when we offer to divide with thorn?
"Ob, yes," I rep'Vd. ' but it will take
time. Sou sec? men have looked upon
wives fo long as ither slaves or play
things it is for them to get used to
thinking of us as equalc "
TWIN FALLS, Idaho. Maj 8 - Miss
Judith Morrisette. 20 years of age. a
nur.-r in training at the Boyd hospital
here for the past two years, is dead
as the result of the accidental dls
Charge of a rifle at the home of her
brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and
Mrs. Roy D. Whittakcr. near Buhl,
eighteen miles west of Twin Falls
Miss Morrisette left the hospital last
week to visit in Buhl and recuperate
trom an attack of grip Yesterday she
went to the field with her brother-In -1
iv. She carried a .22-caliber Win
chester rifle, as was sometimes her
habit while visiting at the ranch.
Telling Mr. Whitlaker that she was
going to the canal headgates, near by,
to Bee if the weeds were clogging the
ditch, she walked in that direction,
carrying the rifle. Neither seeing her
nor hearing from her for several min
utes, Mr Whittaker hurried in the di
rection of the headgates and found her
lying face down in a dry ditch, with
a bullet wound through her chin and
Thinking the girl dead, he rushed to
his home for help. Two neighbors as
sisted him and they carried the young
woman to the bouse. Finding signs of
life. th. ;. Benl for a physician, who
tool: Miss Morrisette to (he Buhl hos
pital, where she died within a few
The bullet had gone through her
throat and lodged in the brain. Wit
nesses at the coroner's inquest gave
as their opinion that the trigger of the
gun had (aught in the weeds or the
girl's clothing and accidentally dis
charged the weapon. Miss Morrisette
was the fiancee of Henry' P. Howe of
this city, who is now in the aviation
corps, stationed at Omaha.
Mrs. Howe will accompany the body
to the girl's former home in Lincoln,
Mo., leaving here tomorrow. Her son,
Henry, will join her at Omaha.
BRIGHAM CITY, Mav 7 -The Wil
lard Fruitgrowers' association is con
sidering disincorporating the associa
tion and closing up the books of the
company. For the purpose of consid
ering the proposition. President A. L.
Baddley of the association has called
a special meeting of the stockholders
to be held next Monday for the pur
pose of taking a vote on the matter
Jusl why ihe association is consider
ing going out of business is not stated
There is more politics in medicine
than Mayor Hylan ever dreamed of be
fore he tackled the combination prescription.
McAdoo has the advantage of being
able to fix his own wages, which in a
time of varying opinions helps considerably.
LUvii Priccs h:;;J I
5:40, 7:25, 9:15. I
The Greatest Largest Picture of Alaska Ever Filmed. We Bought the Picture for
the Entire State and Are Going to Split With Our Patrons and Show it for 5 and 15 I
Cents Starting j
Next Sunday 3 Days Don't Miss It I
Jumbled flakes of snow thrashing in a blinding gale in to the little settlement town of Skawag, buried in the I j
white-clad folds of the Klondike mountains, and sweeping over the desolate wilds of the Peel River Mountain
country forming barriers of snow and Ice and defying the struggles of humanity to wrest the treasure of I
gold hidden beneath the frozen earth, form only a few of the remarkable, colorful scenes In "Carmen of the I
Klondike." the Selexart production starring Clara Williams, which will be shown at the Alhambra theater I
Sunday for three days
CAMP KEARNY, May 7 Two Utah
art illprymen, Prhate Jesse Watts and
Private Ray A Shea, both of D bat
ter. were personally commended for
bravery by Major General Frederick s
Strong today for saving the li
I bathers caught in the tide at Ocean
I Beach on Sunda Although the ar
tillerymen rescued six drowning per
sons, at the risk of their own lives,
they returned 10 camp and kepi their
deeds of heroism a secret. Their work,
however, was not overlooked by per
sons on the beach at the time of the
ocean resort traged, who reported
i heir bravery to the divisional com
mander and which resulted in their
being called before him todav
After commending them for their
bravery in risking their own lives to
save those of their fellow soldiers.
General Strong said that their cases
would be investigated and it was prob
able that both men would be given
Corporal W L. Cocking of head
quarters company returned to the n -iment.
this morning, after spending the
entire day yesterday searching fur the
body of his cousin, Private Ralph R.
Brabv of F battery, but reporltd no
success Although scores of search
ers combed the beaches, while others
look up the hunt in boats, Corporal
I ocking said that no bodies had been
jwashed ashore or discovered afloat
The civil authorities. of s.m Diego, who
are now conducting the search, belies,
that it will be several da before the
bodies will rise to the surface and can
be recovered. Eleven men are still
known to be missing.
Has Narrow Escape.
1 It was also learned definitely today
that Private Orson L. Braby of head
quarters company, a brother of Ralph.
! was in the water and but a few feet
j f rom his brother when the "np" came
land began dragging them out to sea
' Orson narrowly escaped death and was
unconscious when rescued by a sailor
whose name is Andrews, but who has
not yet been completely Identified. In
recounting his experience Orson said
that the waves and undertow seemed
normal, wien suaueuiy lue sauu ue-
neath his feet began to shift and
heave, while huge waves rolled in and
a terrible undertow current suddenly
tlutohod him
His brother, he said, was but a few
feet from him at the time, and he I
heard him shout a few words which he
did not understand This -was the last
Orson saw or heard of bis brother.
A huge wave began to carry Orson
out to sea, and, exhausted with his
frightened struggles, he began to lose
consciousness. It was then that ho
saw the sailor in uniform, who was
' standing on the beach, peel off his
uniform and dive into the water. The
artilleryman said he remembered no
more until he regained consciousness
on the beach. He is being taken care
of in San Diego and is completely out
of danger. It is expected that he vill
be able to report for duty tomorrow.
Bathing Is Interdicted.
Authorities at San Diego have pro
j hibited all bathing at Ocean Beach un
til some arrangements can be made
wberehy the safety of bathers can be
I assured Police and military patrols
are posted along the entire shore, day
and night, to watch for the appear
ante of any bodies that the sea might
give up
Privates Waits and Shea made Iheir
trips fur out in the breakers with life
lines with other volunteer life savers.
At one time, while in dangerous water,
a guard collapsed, and Watts is cred
ited with having rescued him unaided.
Watts's home is in Rexburg, Idaho,
where ho owned a barber shop until
Km! It 8 nl 1 1
I increases etrength of delicate, nervous,
run-down people in two weeks time in
canv instances. Used and highly en
dorsed bv former United States Senators
and Members of Congress, well-known
phvsicians and former Public Ilea th offi
cials. Ask your doctor or druggist
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girl's story leads i
to wide hunt for
M"U;k plants
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Gertrude Schmidt's story of th
an investigation Detroit officials
are making to determine whether
he operated "murder plants" in
other cities.
Schmidt's game was to rob
women he met through matri
monial ads. Ho suicided in jail
when accused of the murder of
Augusta Steinbach. New ' York
girl, who answered one of his ads
Other women disappeared after
arrhing at Schmidt's home, polico
he enlisted Shea was formerly con- I
nected with mining and is well known j
in the mining camps of Utah and the
Intermountaln country
Agricultural furloughs were issued
today and th' following men of C bat -ten
I' " tonighl for their homes for a
period ending June 5 Private John)
C. Woodland, Jr. Private Clarence J.
Bragger, Sergeant X. O Crookston,
Private Wrighten Kelly, private
Charles A. Bowden. Privates Elliot,
Doan; Corporal Wayne E. Jeppsou,
Waggoner Sam L. S. Srigfried and
Private Wm. Nife. Private Lawrence
A. Hanson W88 granted leave to begin
Ma lr and to end July 15, while Cor
poral Parley Jeppson will leave tomor
row, but will report for duty .May 26.
In other units the following fur
loughs have been issued: Private
day to June 16; Private Sherman, C
Robinson, D. battery, until June 6;
Private Rawl Rice. D battery, until
July 5; Private Fred G. Briggs, E bat
tery, until May 26; Mechanic Fred L.
Rampton, E battery, until May 26; Pri
vate Grover Burnett, headquarters
company until May JS. and Private
Efisra F Richards. Jr., ol headquarters
company, until July 1.
ii. s. pi CORPS
George A. Laux. a salesman for the
George A Lowe company lias euli.-.r-m
ili.- United States Marine corps
Hid departed y. so rday for the head
quarters office at Salt Lake. He was
accepted at the local recruiting office
in charge of Sergeant Lynn Mcblos.
Edward P. Gosner, a well known
young man of Ogdeu who is employed
as electrician With the telephone com
pany here, was also accepted and ex
pects to be called into the service
about next Monday.
1 Read the Classified Ads. i
; The Junior class of the Weber Nor
mal college yesterday presented a pro
gram to the school as an event of Jun
ior Class Day. The program was ren
dered as follow
Song by Girls' chorus, "Just a
Baby'.- Prayer at Twilight ' 1
Reading. Vera Malan.
Burlesque of Seniors by Theron
Song. "Pretty Buttercup" by Girls'
chorus. IH
Piano solo Kenneth Schade.
Song, ' Take Back Your Heart, I ,
Ordered Liver,'" Boys' chorus. J
Reading, Elbe Kasius 81
Violin .solo, Manard Peterson.
Talk by class advisor, William Mc
Kay. Piano solo. Byron Chadwick.
"What the Juniors Have Done and
What They Will Do" Carl Storey. jH
OO j
Dr. E. M. Conroy. chairman of the
Weber County Council of Defense, re
cently held a conference with Frank
W I.'' Clere, secretary of the child
welfare committee of the state council
of defense, and as a result of the con
ference has decided to organize a
child's welfare committee for this
Secretary Le Clere said last even
ing, in speaking on the subject of child
welfare, that, the efforts of the com
mittee would be directed to the bet
terment of babies in every way, bring
ing them to the highest mental and
(physical standards and also in redue- !
Ing the mortality in every possible
way. The first steps taken along this
! line will be to ascertain the condition
of children through scientific meas
urements, weighing and tests. These
measure- will bem in a short time
Children's year began in April over the
entire country and the local campaign
will be in line with the national move.
0' CH
That Berlin "banks on papal peace
move" is unsurprising. At this junc
ture Berlin is hunting for anything
that will help her out of a mess sh"
was warned not to get into
After a severe repulse in the Chica
go salient the Pirates fell back almost
500 miles to a line prepared for them ,
in Pennsy lvania.
Says you really feel clean, sweet
and fresh inside, and
are seldom ill.
" J
If you are accustomed to wake up
with a coated tongue, foul breath or
a dull, dizzy headache, or, if your
meals sour and turn into gas and 1
acids, you have a real surprise await
ing you
To-morrow morning immediately
upon arising, drink a glass of hot
water with a teaspoonlul of limestone
phosphate in it. This is intended to
lirst neutralize and then wash out of
your stomach, liver, kidneys and
i thirtv feet of intestines a'l the indi
gesClble waste, poisons, sour bile and
toxins, thus cleansing, sweetening and
purifying the entire alimentary canal
' Those subject to sick headaches
backache, bilious attacks, constipation
lor any form of stomach trouble, are
I urged to gel a quarter pound of lime
I etone phosphate from the drug store
I and begin enjoying this morning in j
side-bath It is said that men and
I women who try this become enthu
1 siastit and keep it up daily
Just as hot water and soap
cleanse, purify and freshen the skin,
so hot water and a teaspoonful ol :
limestone phosphate act on the storm
ach, liver, kidneys and bowels Lime
stone phosphate is an inexpensive
white powder and almost tasteless.
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