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THE SAN FRAJSJ CISCO GALL
JOHN I>. SPRECILELS ......•.•..».".•»«»»««'?'»•«»*«' Proprietor
ADDRESS ALI. COMMCN-ICATIONS TO r Mm
JOHN McXAUGHT . . . • •••• • -JL^t^g^!
TUBUCXTION OFFICE THIRD AND MARKET STREETS/BAN FRANCISCO
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 1. 1904
THE ;3ANS;FRANeiSeOr;GALL; TUESDAY; iNO\'EMBERv/l,l&04:
mouths and throats, even- to the stom
ach, acting as a' slow poison.
The Board 6« Education will adopt
some measures to check the custom of
buying colored candy.
: Dix— He never says . a good -word
about anybody. ']• j ; ; ' (.'.;
Hix— Then I -guess you never -heard
him talk about himself* '
A DIFFERENCE.
Special : information supplied dally to
business houses and public men by the
Press Clipping; Bureau (Allen's). 30 Cal
ifornia street. Telephone Main 1042. *
Townsend's California Glace fruits in
artistic fire-etched boxes. 715 Market St.*
INSECTSrrT. P., City. For informa
tion relative to the destruction of In
sects that affect fruit trees and fruit,
address a letter of Inquiry to the State
Board of Horticulture, 3acramentoi
stating what you wish to know. In con
cise language.
N He found that 'the pupils "are In" the
habit r of : buying /'candy 'the ' >way. to
school ' and eating" it '^almost constantly.
He'noted that it was invariably'cblored
candy, and ; that ; it ¦ had s t ain ed ' their
; ¦ ¦; Dr. Buchanan says in his " report that
the trouble comes from eating cheap
candy., He found , the^ candy habit as
firmly fixed among them as a taste,, for
'drink^rith a drinker.- Inside the mouths;
t <i>» fthe pupils he ' found a peculiar 'color,
.different* from 'the ; natural and similar
in , all : instances that he * examined.
. Young ' pupils in one of the. public
schools at ; Plainfleld. . N. . J., having
shown an uncommon distaste for.stud
ies and a most amazing ; dullness, the
Board of Education asked Borough
Physician J. II. Buchanan to make an
examination as 1 to ' the cause. : .
Cheap Candy Dulls Brains
THE ATLANTIC LINE— S.,City. The
largest vessel of the Atlantic liners is
the Baltic, the measurements of which
are: Length 726 feet, breadth 75 feet.
Answers to Queries.
IT I4EFT HIM QUICK.
Bill Bo— I hear you had some ; money
!eft v -ybu?,vV: ; ?
Weary (absently)— Yes; it left me.
Peel pears that are ripe, bat not
soft, and slice, them. Make a batter
of one cup of flour, one-half cup of
cold -water, two well beaten eggs, a
tablespoon- of melted butter, a salt
spoon of salt and a teaspoon of sugar.
Add the whites of the eggs after the
other ingredients are mixed. Dip each
slice of pear in the batter and fry in
deep, hot fat, drain and dust with
powdered sugar; serve hot. The bat
ter, like the fritter batters, is better
If allowed -to stand an hour or two
before using. *
Pear Fritters.
There may be nothing better than
cards, but for a change almost any
thing, is desirable. A needle afternoon
at this season of the year is Instructive
as well as pleasant.
Women ' have been away from home
at the sea shore, the lake shore, in the
mountains, or even off for a short visit,
and have seen many new stitches and
many new designs in embroidery. Make
this fact the basis of an entertainment.
Invite the guests for 1 o'clock luncheon
and ask them to come, prepared to
demonstrate the. newest fad in em
broidery or needlework.
There are many kinds of embroidery;
and u an afternoon . thus spent with
needles will -prove a help In making
Christmas gifts.; Any new bit of fancy
work will answer. , Every one must go
prepared and willing to teach every,
one else how to do the work she knows
how to 'do. . .'
Cards, cards, nothing but cards, after
noon and afternoon. There are neigh
borhood card parties and club parties
and luncheons followed by cards until
It seems that every one has had cards
enough to last a lifetime. But what
shall I do with my guests? asks the
anxious hostess.
Give a Needle Party.
One-half pound of cooked fish. \\
tablespoonfiil of flour and one of but
ter, blended together, one-half coffee
cup of sweet milk, yolks of two hard
boiled eggs, one tablespoonf ul chop
ped parsley, dash of pepper and salt
to suit taste. Mince the fish coarsely,
make a thick s^uce of the flour, but
ter arid milk, ad<~. to this the fish,
yolks 'of eggs mashed very fine, the
parsley, . salt, pepper, paprika and
lemon juice. Butter a baking dish,
or scallop shells, fill with the mixture,
sprinkle rolled cracker over the top
and brown in the oven.
So, when the last farewell is said,
And your last fond kiss is given. •
When I am numbered with the dead,-
I'll watch for you from heaven.
. — Plttsburg Press.
Deviled Fish.
"One out of . every fifty women • dyes
her hair," was, the comment of, the
manager of a reliable hair establish
nlerit. in the windy city to , a * Journal
man... "I-f done properly : . it Is impos
sible of detection. W^e color, on an aver
age nine heads a day— some days m'are,
some less^ We have what we call '¦rush
Uays, .when'- for, some inexplicable rea
son every one \ comes al once, and we
?.re unable to -attend to them all. < ;"i'
; "A "woman imay* say she lilies gray*
ha,ir. * j One possessing it may be .pretty
and* charming and younc, out 'She has
gray hair,' a' person will say. of her.
*That "statement is all-comprehensive.
It needs ho explanation j in the minds
of- th£ majority of women as well
men. • • ¦ ." • '- ,
contrary to general impressiqn, men
don't 'object -to -'a woman's dyeing her
hais? either. 'We have any number of
husbands who come in here -with their
wives and talk it over or wait'un.til the
process is done; They' don't want their
wives to have gray 'hair.
¦-'"Of'course I-.know. Paris is setting the
fashion- for white hair, and I under
stand'that there is some sulphur, treat
ment in' use there for. bleaching "it
white, which if perfected : will , doubt
less be" brought over to this country.
'' "But up to this. time the wo.man who
wants ; her : hair bleached white is very
scarce. •;
"As* for turning hair bleached from
the use of peroxide or similar;prepara
ations, that is equally impossible. Such
hair can be dyed the natural colOr,~but
no' amount of unguerits can permanent
ly remove ' the bleach or bring the hair
back to its . original color— nothing but
time. It- must grow out by the natural
method. -Nature alone can- accomplish
this-/. : .., -. .¦¦:-. • ¦ .. ¦-¦; .- . \ .
:¦" "Speaking of dyes/ 1 have soRie funny
looking,!. heads .to > color/ One /woman
came • in here the . other : day with her
hair as green as that carpet. Prob
ably it came from using , a dye "with
nitrate of silver/which, when' it comes
in contact with ¦ grease/.. will > turn ¦ green.
Another woman awoke' one morning to
find her hair a beautiful purple. Some
of the French; dyes do '% this when not
properly , applied. ;
.. "We have ¦women who have been
coming here for the last eighteen years.
They pay us by the year."
Tile i Flowing ' of-' Metals.
It • is" perhaps - not ; generally known
that*-ohe|Of the fmbsV r iniportant prop
erties j of^imetals { employed^ In 'striking
coins v and ¦; medals and ¦stamping,; and
shaping articles [ of jewelry is a that /of.
flowing f under pressure. |_.T Standard sll-"
"ver r is "-"remarkable 1 'for. thjif * property/
'which \ precisely^resembles .the - flowing
of "avvlscbus: fluid. The flow; takes" place
when ; the metal is subjected to rolling,"
stamping '.or .' hammering f and; thel par-'
ticlesfof* the'metal are thus carried into
the ' t parts of ; the 'die without
fracturing,' and ? a"' perfect "; impression Is
pfbducedL 1 .^:;" !/ " ; '.'; i- : '.>^~ ' ¦'.'¦ ':'.[ '¦" : '-%
Silver Leaf for Dressing Wotmds."
According j to ; French ; papers . the ; sur
geons ; are ';¦; now-. dressing ? wounds with
silver^ leaf. tiThe^sllverlis 'simply/placed
oh ; the wound r or^ulceiTand;t*a8l Itjsticks
'cloiselyltoT thejsurf ace,^ '£'*. 'little i), cotton
soaked \ in collodion ( la sufficient to keep
. it 1 In , place^liThe f eff ects^f sheet of
sUv«r are 'said to be v«x reinaVkabii",
lAmiion and Paris Telephone:
• The charge for telephone conversa
tion between . London . and Paris has
been reduced from $2 to $'l for a three**
minute talk.- . . ,-.
TOO' BAD.
Guest— I guess I'll take some calves'
brains.
Waiter— Sorry, sir, but we ha'ven't
THE LAST; WEEK:
'TT* HE sarripaign ¦• bobks ; axe "about balanced and tjie people '•will
. I render, a statement of accourit«\yfth .the Republican, ."party one
week from' toVday; As- far -as California is con<iefned.t.h-e book's
forecasta statement, and a divyidend-'in therbrr|i of. three, seat? gained
and a solid Republican- delegation in the -next- House. ; The., good
work done 'by. Gjllett, ¦NeedhiinXahd McLacblan is .to have its're
ward in re -election, '• ariijl the; capacity and • promise., -of ; Knowland,
Smith, Hayes arid McKinla'y ar-e to have recognition, while- the^ dV
f erred .reward of Mt.. Kahn is.to be- beslcwed by His re-election to a
seat in which he was a hard working, al-ert. and successful public
servant, for two terms. -..;.. -.'-.•• ".'•.". ' '.. '••¦'
The pe6ple -demand in .the .n.ext Congress workers, and not
drones and; dreamers. ; It -is; to. be' a' Congress in- whicli. California;
needs every . influence .that can' advance her interests. This'- State
has a representative in : the ; Cabinet in the .department that most con
cerns our commercial welfare... Secretary Metcalfs appointment was
hailed by Republicans and. Democrats- as ah act of the President
vital to ou'r interests and prosperity.-* Let the thoughtful members
of both parties renfember that an appointment so' conspicuously use
ful deserves acknowledgment by giving to President Roosevelt the
support of a solid.delegatioh. There is niot a true California Demo
crat, who puts his State above partj£- % that* would not trust Kahn,
Haj'es, Smith," McKinlay/. Knowlamf," Gillett, Needhain or Mc-
Lachlan to administer upon his .estate without bonds. This being
so, why are not these gentlemen deserving of confidence and the
right. men to be" trusted in caring 'for the interests of every man's
estate so far as it is affected by prpper and legitimate attention in
Congress? . ' "
This State has long been ambitious, to secure a .representation
in the Cabinet. But that ambition was. briefly gratified only once
by the short service of Mr. McKenna .before his promotion to the
Supreme Court, until President Roosevelt gave to us the position
'of the greatest importance to the whole Coast, and conferred it
upon the gentleman who would have been selected by popular vote,
if that method had been possible. One needs only to remember
the satisfaction expressed at Mr. Metc.alf's- appointment in the
complimentary functions, in which men of all parties took
•part, to understand how important it is to us. .
As the President recognized California, let the State requite him
by a vote of confidence that will send a solid Republican delegation
to the House. This is dictated by the principle of ordinary prudence.
We want a fair chance with the rest of the' country for our com
merce and business, in the things that make for their support and.
I progress. Let us not be imprudent and indifferent in such a situation.
Democratic party can employ to do its
work.— Chicago Evening Post.
. The Democracy,, by denouncing pro
tection as robbery, has" ; put the work;
lngman's full dinner pail, • his home,
his children's food, clothing and
schooling, his wife and family's legiti
mate comforts in ¦ jeopardy. It;'men
aces likewise the enterprise 'and profits
of capital: It threatens a -return of
the stringency and stagnation of . ten
years ago. — Louisville 5 Herald.
HIS REASON.
; Jiggs—r Why ; do ; you ) call t your; auto
mobile VRegulator?" . '/'/-• ;
' Jaggs— Because* all ,the oth«r.'-*auto
mobiles go'by'it,^
' Senator a^njamin Ryan Tlllman is a
mixture. An eminent educator,
jyr. a Z>. Mayo, has said that Tillman
has done more for the cause of educa
tion In South Carolina than all the
rest of its public men combined. And
yet the Senator goes up and down the
l&nd making speeches which show that
he places a premium on ignorance.' He
knowe his Bible better than any other
man in the United States Senate,' now
that Senator Hoar is dead. He. knows
the I classics and he quotes them ac
curately. 'And yet when he speaks in
public his language is that of a man
to" whom books are an unknown quan
tity. Knowing the good, he chooses
the evlL Senator Benjamin Ryan TiH
tntn li«&t ot the worst termiits tha
Mr. Bryan's declaration that he now
hopes to be. the: Aaron "since he cannot
be the Moses f of the Democratic party
does hot • take Into consideration Aar
on's . exploit with the golden calf.—
aVaabicgton Star, . ,
If, when I'm dying.. I can see • " -
The one dear form I love so dear,
I'll know while angels beckon me
That far off heaven is near.
And when, on bitter winter's night.
In darkness" cruel, cold embrace.
One thought of thee makes all;so bright
I smile to see your loving face.
If I but whisper to the purest snow
My secret wishes, sacred, but for you.
Its warmth would melt and It would
flow " .
Away, .like springtimes pearly dew.
Thus in fny life you'll «ver be
The one great power to guide me "right.
For when your noble face I. see .
All darkness turns to radiant, light.
Could I but link -each, thought into a
chain " *
. And- stretch it far across the sea.
Link into link, the line would still re
main.
Like all my fondest thought of thee.
,Wash'and boil three medium sized'
potatoes, "leaving their -jackets on dur
ing the. cooking; when done drain. of£
the water, peel and cut. while still hot
in thin slices; put them In a bowl and
pour over them a spoo * "ul or two of
gx>od, hot, clear soup or one of hoc
water, just enough to moisten slightly;
sprinkle with minced chives or '.pars
ley; add if you like a few slices of
cucumber, celery or both; put into **.
small pint bottle . three tablespoonf ula
of the best salad oil, half a teaspoon
ful of salt, quarter of a teaspoonful
of pepper and two tablespoonfuls of
vinegar, and shake vigorously; pour
over your salad, toss lightly, arrange
In your salad bowl or on lettuce
leaves and serve when cold. — Phila
delphia Bulletin. •
The Greek Government has decided
to restore the Erechrtheion. The great
er part the famous ruin on the
Acropolis is still -standing and the
fragments necessary for its complete
recons'tnsction - are, all lying around.
Restoring the Acropolis.
Knitting is declared by specialists in
the treatment of rheumatism to be a
most helpful exercise for hands liable
to become. stiff from the painful com
plaint, and It is being, prescribed by
physicians because of its efficacy, says
the Philadelphia Inquirer.
' Fos perspns liable to cramp, "paralysis
or any other affection of the fingers of
that character, knitting is regarded as
a mcJst beneficial'exerclse. Besides, the
simple work is said to°be # a most excel
lent diversion for the nerves and is
reconimended to" women who suffer
from insomnia and depression.
Below the knees, however, all widXh
and flare possible is demanded, for the
barrel shaped .gkirt is still fashionable
and the .material -must, not be allowed
to cling .in .'at all 'about tke feet. *V «,
All -attention then must be .given to
thlte silk. Underskirt. Firat," that Jt fits
lik«' a "glove; second, that it. shall do
everything .in its pqwer . to ; make "the
gown "hang as it "should, and third, that
ft be made un as. attractively as pos
sible and after the latest fashions.'
•As the skirts this year . : afe- made
up so full and to aW appearances are
so carelessly fitted about the wais't arid
hips it is more than ever important
that the- silk petticoat be moet • ca're
fully draped, for on no account must
one's .figure' appear any la"rger.than ab
solutely necessary. • . : '- -.¦':'¦-•'. 'V:
Salad for Two.
DEVOTION.
Knit, My LaDy Fair
You Won't Be Nervous,
So Say the Doctors
Underskirt Must
Fit Well to Help
Hang of the Gown
Hubbies Patiently
Wait While Wives
Have Hair Colored
comrhuTiicated to their .own jjQverrirrient by the foreign office, of
the one .'.-to which they ; : are., accredited,' and they are punished by
recall and. su^ bther^ measures ; as their Government may choose
to .take* •-.•¦;"/ ' ;/.-¦.':¦ -"V^-." ':/.'¦'¦'. \ ~. }•'-',¦ ': ¦ "• '¦¦'_
• : .^lr:.. Gurney, .\yhDse claim pf privilege before, a Justice .of the
Peace .-.in: .Massachusetts, has icaused '.•; this discussion, 'had violated
the speed laws; of that commonwealth relating, to .automobiles. Those
laws, are proper, and- necessary ,t<? protect life and limb',' :but the
courts of- the State had no power to punish him. The Justice within
whose jurisdiction' the •"•taw; was: violated should -have informed the
Governor of the -State, 'who in turn. would have brought the case to
the attention of the Secretary, of State at Washington, through whom
the facts \ybuid. have been, fhade known to the British Embassadoj,
arid the ¦ offending ;*ub-sec:retary of his- legation would have been
sent hom^*..as/6^ ; p|robably- ; u^Vbe::. It is- not. the policy nor. intention
of any- Government to permit, its privileged representatives, abroad
to violate the laws, or. even to offend national pride. or public opinion,
ox the .countries . to ..-Vhiph they. are sent/ -The purpose of. this is
obvious. V Such conduct -destroys .the usefulness of the diplomat, by
disturbing, the- relations of the two. countries..'- . '
We suppose : th'e^Parker press :. Hvill . go. so far as -to pledge its
candidate to secure the repeal of the. statute of 1790, since there is
no limit ;.to "the ;.f olli.es <ii a .campaign of demagogy. But sensible
Americans will not .synipathi^e with a proposition which' would make
their-cduntry ridiqulous ;iri the eyesof..tji;e'worlci..'" "•/."• ••; •• • "-•••
THE Gurney. incident in Massachusetts,- in which an : attache of
the British legation in Washington demanded the diplomatic
privilege of exemption froni judicial process,, issued against him
for violating the laws of the State, has already entered into domestic
politics. ' It is being used in the campaign against President Roose
velt, and the Parker press is striving to make ; it appear that
this diplomatic privilege is a new tiling, just* invented by President
Roosevelt as part of an imperial programme. Thus we have the
Parker papers saying: "The idea that the King can do no farong, or
that the representative of a foreign power is the one and only person
on earth who is above our laws,, is very distasteful to the American
people."' • . • . ' . • . ...
That idea- .can harjdly .be distasteful* to any sensible American,
since the same practice is observed by all nations in the 'case of our
diplomatic officers abroad, and all the members of "their household and
attaches of therr legations. Diplomats 'arjfe amenable, to the law, of
nations in .all matters less. .than capital crimes. * Their exemption
from arrest" and process extends to their domestic servants, provided
they file .a- list; of the" same with the foreign Office of the. nation to
which they are accredited,- where it remains -an- open, public record
which anyone mayicopy/ .-...'..• " .^; '•
• -The Government', of the United-States under, the constitution
was organized in 1789. In. 1^90,; April 30th, was -passed the existing
statute giving privilege and exemption to members of foreign lega
tions. That statute has iio .relation?' whatever- 'to the^ maxim of
sovereignty that tHe, King can "do." no wrong. It is based 'on the law
of nations, : The. statute, was signed by "Muhle-nberg,. Speaker of the
House, a'n.d: John ' -Adams J .Vice -Pjesident ;' by -.George Washington,
President, and Tkomas- Jefferson', •'Secretary of .'State. If provides
that if any. writ:. or : :prpcess : be..iue^:'forth or prosecuted by any
person, "in any-of the 'courts of jthe.;United States, or by any particular
person,, or-by.any.. Judge "of. Justice therein j whereby the person of
any c Embassi(lor;.. or. other public minister "of any foreign Prince or
state, or. -of. any, domestic servant of any such 1 Erribassador or public
minister,' may-be. arr.este'd.:or ; imprisoned or his .-or. their goods or
chattels be- distrained, seized or attached, suchwvrit or process shall
be adjudged and. deemed. utterly null and. void. 'Any persons who
shalPsue forth, such : writ .or process, or. prosecute the same,- shall be
deemed of ..the: jaWs of nations and disturbers of thejniblic
repose/- a'mj' be imprisoned: iiptexceedirig. three years, and fined at
the discretion! of. the courts .: . .:^ :-. v i. ; . : ¦ -...,'
. .Itisunderstood by every: riation that this privilege and exemp
tion, carries with it a complimentary 1 . obligation •• on the part of those '
wha enjoy it to honorably observe and obey the laws of the country
io which • thev. are accredited. Their failure to do this may be
THE DIPLOMATIC PRIVILEGE.
The younger set of Sausalito Is re
joicing.over the return of Mr. and Mrs.
Hlckman, who have been visiting the
exposition. ,„ It was their intention, -for
a time, to remain* East : through the
winter and the big/ hospitable home at
Sausalito would have been closed to
Miss Isabel Kendall, who is to be
come - the bride of Kenneth Lowden on
November 16, is now -the much-feted
belle 'of- Oakland 1 . Miss Kendall will
entertain her bridesmaids in her home
on November 9 at a luncheon- and the
following evening will see the fair
bride-to-be the guest of honor at a
dinner- to.. be given by Mrs. William
Letts Oliver' and Miss Carolyn Oliver,
who will be one. of the bridesmaids.
On Friday of this week Mrs. WUllam
Llndsley Spencer will entertain Miss
Kendall at a tea.
Mrs. Linda Bryao and Miss Georgie
Spieker have returned .from • the SJL
Louis Exposition, -where in company
with /several othe^ ' Calif ornians they
spent five we'eks In absolute pleasure.
Miss Spieker will not linger In San
Francisco many weeks, for she is pre
paring for a Mediterranean trip.
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Wilson were- en
tertained at dinner last evening by Mr.
and Mrs. William *Cluff. at the Palace
Hotel. The Wilsons will hasten their
departure for Europe, leaving here on
November 5 instead of December 1, as
they originally intended.' The 'guests
included Mr. and Mrs. 'Jack Wilson,
Miss Helen de Young, Mr. and Mrs.
Ge6rge Downey, Miss Pearl Landers,
Miss Constance .de* Young, Miss Helen
Wagner, Miss Ethel Hager, Edward M.
Greenwa'y, Richard Hotaling. Edward
Mlzner, William McLean and William
Downing. . " . '
An enthusiastic group of bridge play
ers gathered at the home of Mrs. Fer.
dinand-Stevenson yesterday afternoon.
The house on Sterner street was pret
tily decorated with violets and chrys
anthemums. The guests, who passed a
delightful afternoon, were: Mrs. Sam
uel Boardman, .Mrs. Arthur Callaghan,
Miss Gertrude Van Wyck, Mrs. Ardella
Mills, Mrs. Philip Clay. Miss Ethel
Cooper, Mrs. Alfred Baker •Spaldlng,
Mrs. Henry Foster Dutton, Mrs: Henry
Lund Jr. and Mra. John R. Clark.
. . \
Mrs. Clinton Worden has recently re
turned from Del'Monte and will spend
the winter with her. mother, Mrs. A- N.
Towne, at the tetter's . home, 1101 Cali
fornia street. Yesterday afternoon Mrs.
Worden entertained at tea, and though
thoroughly informal about eighty guests
came in during .the affair, which was
given in honorof Mrs. Frank Sherman
Washburn of Tennessee. Palms and
chrysanthemums ; heightened the usual
beauty of the home, in which these peo
ple received: Mrs. 'Worden, Mrs. A. N.
Towne, Mrs. Russell J. Wilson, Mrs.
William Holmes vMcKittrick, Mrs. Ho
mer King, Mrs. Frederick Tallant, Mrs.
Horace Pillsbury, Mrs. Welty and Miss
Houghton, Miss Emily Wilson, Miss
Charlotte 'Wilson, Miss Pearl Sabin,
Miss Irene Sabin, Miss Genevieve King,
Miss Hazel King and Miss Pearl Lan
d
Dr. Margaret, ilalwmey, recently re
turned from a European trip, enter
tained at tea on Saturday « afternoon
til honor of Mr. and Mrs." Denis Ma
honey. Assisting were Dr. Alice Woods,
Dr. Helen Waterman, Dr. * Florence
Scott, Mrs.- William . Mahoney, .Mra.
Thomas Mahoney, the Misses Nesfleld.
Miss Robinson and Mrs. * Charles Gros-
Jean. • '
Mrs. Morgan Hill. and Miss Diana Hill
are In Paris.. Expecting to spend the
winter in Washington, they will pyob-.
ably not return to California before
spring. Mrs. Hill .was the beautiful
Miss Diana Murphy of San Jos*.
• * . •
Mrs. Howell .and Mrs. Clinton -Brill
sail to/day on the Sherman for the
Philippines. They', only arrived, from
the East a day or-two &go. Major anfl
Mrs. Howell were 'stationed at the Pre
sldlo.with the Seventh Regiment at one
time "and hay e always, left a pleasant
memory. Their .daughter, Adah. r.e
cently married tQ Charles .Williams of
Mississippi: was a great "favorite here
In society and her departure left a Void
In many hearts. Mrs. Clinton's .hus
band is also serving in the PhlUp-«
pines.
" General Shaf tet, -with' his daughter.
Mrs. McKfttripk, . and -his niece, Miss
Redman; witf leave to-day for Bakers
field, where they .will spend the winter
on' the general's-. ranch. During their
absence the* Shaf ter home at 2525 Pa
cific avenue will be occupied by Mr.
and Mrs. Andrew." rWeJch, whose mar
riage'last spring" was a society event.
Tliey will entertain! extensively through
the season. • • . •
• • • •
•-..'-• *
Mrs. Charles O. Alexander introduced
a charming debtftante on Sunday af
ternoon. Miss Jsabel Brewer, whose
home is with Mrs. * Alexander, was
greeted by a large number of guests,
who gave her cordial welcome.-
Mrs. Alexander was assisted In re
ceiving by Mies Brewer, Miss Linda
Cadwallader. Miss Emily Wilson; Miss
Houghton, Miss Margaret Hyde-Smith.
Miss Charlotte Wilson. Miss Margaret
Newhall. Miss Malsee Langhorne, MI$s
Olga Atherton, Miss Ross and 'Miss
Lecy King. • .'
• • *
Miss Elsa Draper's formal debut,
which takes place this evening in the
Bohemian Club, was; prefaced on Sun
day afternoon by a tea given in her
own home. Callers dropped In and out
and chatted with delightful informal
ity. "In the happy throng were noticed:
Miss Gould. Miss Elsie Clifford. Mls«
Ursula Stone, Miss Maud Payne, Miss
Edith Treanor. -Miss Evelyn Clifford.
Miss Dorothy Draper, Mi33 Alice
Peters, Miss Erna Herman, Edward M.
Greenway, Du Val Moore, Lieutenant
Garrett, Dr. Pressley, James Towne,
Thomas Miller.-
' Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Campbell
have* returned to their home^ln Nor
wich, Conn. The'y have been spending
several weeks on the Pacific Coast.
the "Invasion:- of 'merry young people.
Mr. and. Mrs. Hlckman will now open
their doors and gladden tne hearts of.
their many friends.
BY SALLY -SHflRP.
THE SMART SET
ANXIOUS FOR THE PATIENT.
%% EverytMng is being done forejudge Parker that can -be done"— General Nelson A. Miles.
COPYRIGHT. 1904. BT'BPECIAli ARRANGEMENT OF THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL WITH THE NEW YORK EVENING MAIL.
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