I Monday, March 24, 1913. STONE & THOMAS The Waathar—Rain.
New Spring Curtains and Draperies '
1JUNDRHDS of beautiful new Curtains and Draperies here for your choosing— [
• * all fresh and dainty tho they are inexpensive: !
500 pairs plain Scrim Curtains with 2-inch 200 pairs fancy Scrim and Etamine Curtains,
bemstitcht border in white, cream and arab, new effects trimmed with filet insertion and
specially priced at 78< a pair. *® *"*,ch' *P«i«Hy P^ced at $1.43 a .
* .... . i _ . . Lot of Etamine Curtains in beautiful effects
l .200 pairs plain Marquisette Curtains with trimmed with Arabian. Pilet Italian and Cluny
homstitcht border in ecru, cream and white. iaces and insertion at $2.50 to $18.00 a
'Specially priced at $1.39 a pair. pair.
Drapery Fabric and Hangings
Special tables on the third floor displaying Plain Scrim that sold at 14c a yard, on sale
new Scrim. Etamine. Casement Cloth and Mar- to-day at 12*24*.
quisette Drapery fabrics by the yard at 104*, 500 yards of Imported Cretonne, an import- i
15<*. 184*, 25e* to 50< a yard. cr's surplus after filling Spring orders—come
To-day we will place on sale 25 pieces of 38- in tasteful colors and many patterns suitable
inch Scrim in white, cream and arab with 3 and for any room in the home at 254* a yard—
4-inch drawnwork borders, good 25c quality; which is about half what these Cretonnes are
choice of two patterns for 184* a yard. worth.
| Specials in Lace Curtains
400 pairs Nottingham Lace Curtains in white 150 pairs Nottingham Lace and Cable Net
and ecru, the regular $1.00 kind, to-day at 694* Curtains in white and ecru, the $1.48 kind, to
a pair. day at 984* a pair.
100 pairs Nottingham Lace and Cable Net Curtains in all shades of net. $2.25 to $2.48 qualities,
to-day at $1,*)8 a pair.
I Showing the New Spring Wall Papers
THEY are here and ready for your critical inspection in the most up-to-date Wall Paper Store in
the State. In all grades we are showing a larger and more varied assortment than ever be
fore. Again the manufacturers have demonstrated that there is to be no half-way stopping-place
in the upward artistic strides which have been particularly noticeable in the past few years. The
home factories have put out many new ideas, at the same time not forgetting the best of the im
ported Papers, giving us copies that equal the originals in colorings and detail at one-third the
We extend to all a special invitation to come and look over our offerings. You will he pleased
with out method of showing Wall Papers many of them being arranged in such a way that you
are able to conceive just how the Paper will look on your walls. We can also give you the exact
effects by daylight or artificial light.
If you have a room or an entire house to decorate, we will be glad to furnish suggestions and
estimates. Our paper hangers are experienced workmen—the best in the city. Naturally now is
the ideal time to make your selection and have your work done, as the Spring rush will soon be on.
Considering the quality and artistic merits of the Papers we offer, our prices are exceptiPnally |
reasonable, and our assortments at the different prices of 5«*, 84*, 10<*, 12' *4*, 15<, 2O4*,
JK>r, 35r, 50c up to $5.00 a roll can not be equalled elsewhere in the State.
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\X/ITH the Spring renovation in progress or in prospect in many households, the question of
ncw Floor Coverings is a present one with homekeepers. You will find here the most com- 1
plcte and best assorted lines of Rugs in the greater city -the best values for your money, too.
Suggestions relative to a couple of moderately-priced Rugs in carpet sizes:
50 Roxburv and Phillipsburg Tapestrv 50 Bigelow s F.lectra. Sanford and Superior
Brussels Room-Size Rugs. 9x12 feet, broad Axminster Room-Size Rugs, in handsome de
range of patterns and colorings, the best grade signs, known everywhere for their great wear- i
of tapestry on the market, ex- C\ AA ing qualities, 9x12 feet, an extra (>1 Q AA
(.client values at. y) i good line of Rugs for. each...
[STONE & THOMAS
<0 REASON :
EN*TOR SCOTT THINKS PRES
ENT CHARTER IS GOOD ONE
(rope Info City on Bull nett. and
M/ill Be Here Tomorrow and
Vote Against New Charter
Kk .senator N i! Srott U m-ni t.pr
tm- lit. h in the Pity, and mh.'e
•r* will rant hit vote at the eprri-il
(•etlnn to tie held Tumdav on the
•w rharter In eon vernation «| n
t Intellljfeneer reporter la ' even
iK In the Mel.lire Motel ■ fi.it, |
tat he etme to the iffy or, a htj-i
••• ml««'»,n and mould rern mi h< re
—=—r:-. in-, -t .--—
until Tuesday evening, when he will
lr*'- e for a nay or so. to return later
In the week to spend a few days
When asked If he would vo'e
Tuesday, he said "Yes. I will cart
tr> vo*e. hut that Is not my purpose
In returning here, although I do not
know why the people want a change
front the prevent form of govern
metit, as | think that it Is a good
one The prev-nt charter has only
he.-n In e»t*>tetwe for a short time,
st.d f think that it ought to be tried
hut more The hoard of control Is
doing good work and that body
should have more time to show what
they can do | have not given the
commission form of government
much thought. h»i* believe that the
government In this city Is good, and
-Ince the present charter was •»
cured h-. the people they should h~
given an opportunity to ne it worked
Otrr 'Sean,ana riga'stfss are rr»n
» .toed fie* rr.on-h In t • t ntlr t vt,te*
IN SECLUSION j
"Pop" Shipman. Charged With Poet
office Robberies, Not Allowed
to Talk With Friends.
< lyde "Pop ’ Shipman, the Mar
firs Ferry man who wan arrested ,
hv Depiitv trued States Marshall'
K.lrle W illiams Friday evening. will i
he held in the county Inti until fed :
ernl cotirl convenes In Wartlnsbtirs.
Apr'l I. When he win he given a pre
limlnary hearing and later, if held,
wt’l he taken to Columbus, t» in
that Clfv he will he siren a trial ba
for** the I nlted Stales court im a
<h»r*e rrihhlm; or »>eins Implicated |
In the inhherv of several local po«. |
off ires, |t IS said
While confined in the Ohio county
jail he will he denied the privilege of !
•eeins any visitors, and will u- kept
secluded, so fas aa posslhle, ao that ■
rone of his alleged accomplices will
have an nppor'unltjr to get to him i
IQeo. E. Johns Co.
■Vomen’s Ready-to-Wear Apparel
Distinctive models in tailored and demi-tailored suits coats and
■ Urge and Attractive Selection of Garment. Appropriate for General Occa.iona
Manging from the popular priced to the better good*.
I 'Women’s and Misses Tailored and Demi-Tailored Suits
Df Eponge, Serge., Novelty and Shepherd Check., Wool Bengalme., Wool Poplin., Hairline
■ Worried., Ac, Ac. New Model Jacket, and Draped Skirt._
fcl2.50. $14.50. $17.50. $19.50. $24.50. Upward
I Women's and Misses' Coats
I For Spring and Summer Wear, *4 and Full Length..
■ $12.50 $14.50 $16.50 Upward
I 300 White Lawn and Madras Waists
I Regular $1.00 and $1.50 quality, for 69 cent* I
QUA L1TY Geo. R. Taylor Co. VALUES
The Progressive Store'*
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 24th TO 29th, INCLUSIVE
WE INAUGURATE '
A D1SPLA7 OF C0170N TEXTILES
We are fitted for this exhibition, for we firmly believe that we have THE GREATEST WASH GOODS
DEPARTMENT IN THE WHOLE GREATER WHEEELING DISTRICT, showing an assortment of tex
tiles second to none, good to see, pleasing to shop from and entirely satisfactory in results to the MAIL
T HE WASH GOODS DEPARTMENT occupies the whole of the OLD GEO. R. TAYLAR STORE.
The room where your mothers and grandmothers found everything from a paper of pins to a set of furs,
including hose, gloves, laces, etc., is now all wash goods, long lines of shelving filled with them, together
with their trimmings, embroideries and laces.
COLORED AND WHITE EABRICS
Domestic and Imported, From the Sheerest to Tailoring Weight
EFLEURE— COTTON VOILE— MARQUISETTE— POPLINS— PIQUES—
SILK MULL— BATISTE— ENG. REPP— KINTERGARTEN— MADRAS—
6HERETTE— SWISS MULL— SOISETTE— FCH. GINGHAMS— RATINE
DIMITIES— EMB. VOILE— CREPES— DOM. 'GINGHAMS— LINENS—
INDIA LINON— PERSIAN LAWN— CHEVIOTS— PERCALES— GALATEA—
NAINSOOK— COT. FOULARD— LINENE— CALICO— ETC
AN UNUSUAL A TTRA CHON
NE W EMBROIDERIES A T ABOUT HALF
Full assortment of wanted widths in EDGES. INSERTS, BEADINGS, ETC, in pretty designs in
blind and eyelet on Swiss and Nainsook—
At 8c Yd. Zt'Z^L At 15c Yd.
At 12c Yd. At 19c Yd. ZtXZN0
CUR TA IN
OPPOR TUN IT IPS
SHORT QUANTITY I.OTS^-1 single to 3 pairs
At Half Price and Less
Nets, Scrims. Real Laces, Nottingham?, Duchess,
Cluny, etc.—2 1-3 and 3 \ards long—in
White, Ivory and Arab.
SILL LENGTH CURTAINS—in 20 styles—
Ltamines. Scrims and Marquisette—
Edges, Inserts and j Monday, Tuesday and
Drawnwork. etc.—our ^ W ednesday—
regular lines that sell at I . .
52/J5 and S3.So— J $2.29 Pair
DOUBLE THREAD I ACI: CURTAINS—
New line, w ell adapted for the curtaining
of longer windows—very strong and dur
able—show n in White and Ivory—
The Pair. $1.98
PLAIN SCRIM CURTAINS—
Pecn Edge—a fresh, crisp loi of our well
known qualitx—Ivory and Arab—regu
NOVELTY LAGI: CURTAINS—
Half dozen styles—Arab and White—
were rip to 51.3') pair—
Special. 50c Pair
A 30-inch width — splendid
quality—sheer and uniform—
A 32-inch width — fine ani
beautifully sheer—25c value—
XX White NAINSOOK—
12V2c yard—Bolt 12 yards, $1.25
XXX White NAINSOOK—
15c yard—Bolt 12 yards, $1.50
XXXX White NAINSOOK—
18c yard—Bolt 12 yards, $1.75
WHITE I.0NGC1.0T H
at same prices as Nainsook.
Heavy double thread — hemmed — size
1<)X30—bleached— \2\tc EACH
Heavy double thread—red or blue borders
and all white—hemmed—size 21x41_
bleached— 25c EACH
Extra size—bleached— hemmed — 20x40
inches— 39c EACH
(•nod prade Muslin—12x lo inches —
43x36 inches— 10c EACH
Bleached—7Sc value— 59c EACH
Unbleached—65c value— 49c EACH
LAROE HUCK TOWELS—
All white or with red borders—size 18x46.
MR. LOUIS APIAR X,t,T'h ORIENTAL RUGS
Will remain with us tfc* week. Mr. Arniar has been in Wheeling several time, and has a most satisfac
tory record to his credit. Inspection of assortment invited.
G OSSA R I) C 0 R SE TS
lhi> week will be titled by MISS K |». MeNAl.I.Y,
< ( )RSE1 II RI: EM RA( )RI )INARY.
Miss McNally comes to us highly recommended for
ability—Women who are unusually hard to fit
shoulj not miss this opportunity to secure not only
what will gi\ e you grace, but health and Comfort.
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