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QASTORIA For Infants acd 0iS3tc
Ills Kind You Have Always Bought
SOCIAL m PERSONAL
Captain Brady and Mi Hornor
Married at St Paul
Other vVcddlnc to Occur Hurlnc the
3 lie rnlK Kn
KnKcutciit Vininuiiced lrom the
Slimmer Home if the llrldr
The mirriage of Miss Mabel Hornor
daughter of Mr and Mrs Charles est
Hornor to Capt James Francis Bradv
Twenty first Battery Second Artillery
took plnre jesterdaj nine
before 5 oclock at St Paul s Cthollc
Church
The ceremony wt performed by Ilev
Father A ToUv of Baltimore The bride
who is nn attract t and cleer girl well
known In literary circles wore a dainty
ronn of white organdie and cream lace
over white silk Her hat wis of white
chiffon and whit roses and white carna
tions formed her bouijuet Sho entered
the church and passen up the aisle to
the sanctuary with the Broom who wore
the full uniform of his rank Mrs
nors toilet was of thread lace over white
libera silk and lire Charles F Hornor
her sister-in-law was attired in blick
lace oer taffeta tho bodice showing
touches of green panne The reception at
the Hornor residence 1S01 Koanoke street
was attended bj about lifts guests made
up of relatives and Intimate friends The
floral decorations of the drawing room
were of artillery red and the appoint
ments of the table on which a collation
was serve d was expresMd in the same
color Captain Brad has been ordered
to Cubv and with his bride will sal for
his new post on October 3 In the mean
time the will make a brief trip to Buffalo
and Niagara Fails
Mr Harold Williams Jr whose tngage
ment to Hiss Craig only daughter of Col
and ilrs Jtobert Craig of this city
has been announced is the son of
Dr Harold Williams of Beacon Street
Boston He was graduated from Har
ard in the class of S3 and is now
completing his law courae at the same
unlvcrslt Miss Craig made her debut
three seasons ago and haa been one of
the belles or Nantucket Mass where the
famil hale a summer home
The wedaing of Miss Nellie Greer and
Dr James Wlllard McChesney will take
place next Wednesday at S oclock at the
Church of the Ascension Twelfth Street
and Massachusetts Aicnye
On the same uaie anu ai me same nuur
s 1 tl Y1 1 nil f t
Thomas Llmillo will be married at Wes
ley episcopal nuruii
Mr Frederick Rittman of Clei eland
who was recently appointed Auditor of the
War Department has taken the house
WIG Columbia Koad where he will shortly
be Joined bj his wife and attractive
daughters
Dr and Mrs C A I Hartleben hae
returned to the city
Kx Senator and Mrs Gorman have
gUen up their Washington home on K
Street where they entertained with True
Man land hospitality during their long
residence here The expect to spend the
next few months at their place in Lau
rel
Mrs John S Ward and Miss Ward her
granddaughter will soil for this coun
trj on Saturday Mrs Ward has made
many visits to Europe and neer returns
without bringing to her home here curious
and beautiful souvenirs of Tier travels
abroad Her collection of ecclesiastic em
broideries picked up in old Spain and
other Catholic countries forms probably
the handsomest private exhibit of the
kind in this country
Mrs Wu wife of the Chinese Minister
who isited her nathe land early in the
summer Is not expected to return before
the middle of November The Minister
Intended to take a short trip to Cape May
to bring home his oung son who has
been at one of the hotels therv for a
month or more but changed his mind and
remained in the city His son has re
turned ovlth hisguverness who accom
panied him to Cape May
Miss Sara January Grundy of Lebanon
Ky is spending -a few das in Washing
ton with her schoolgirl sister who is to
enter a local school for the winter Miss
Grundy is an accomplished horsewoman
and true to the traditions of the Blue
Grass State1 Is a joung woman of beauty
and graceful carriage Her father Is ono
of the most xtensU e land ow ncrs In that
State
A MILLINERY DISPLAY
The jnlnlx Hojnl iihllll Fall
Mjlcs In IlntN
On the second floor of the Palais Rojal
csterdaj was opened to tho inspection
of the public -one cf the handtomest
of hats cier disnlaed south of
New York The occasion was the annual
fall opening of the milliner department
of tnc popular store
One half of the entire floor space was
given over to the department and hat
to suit every taste and fancy was dis
pajd in tempting arra Uon beautifully
decorated and attractive show cases
Artistic floral decorations wtro plenti
fully distributed aoout the room Flft
rlve palms bright and sretn produced an
excellent effect as a background for the
display of scarcely less natural appear
ing floral decorations adorning the artis
tic hats Decorations or roses and golden
rod upon a background of crimson ndtrcd
a touch of color to the ertlro building
One of the interesting features of the
evening was the lisplav case of Rhine
stone Jewelr This is the Mascuraud
Freres exhibit which took the first prize
at the Paris Exposition and was J ester
day seen in Washington for the first time
It contains an assortment of Jewelry the
separate pieces of which are valued at
from 10 to VZ
Arm Ordcrx
Major Charles Shaler Ordnance De
partment will make not te ejeceed tliree
visits during each of the months of Oc
tober Novcmler and December 1901 to
the works of the Barlg Engineering Com
pany at Columbus Ohio on public busi
ness connected with the Inspection of mor
tar carriages and on completion of each
visit will return to his proper station
Contract Surgeon Samuel A Gre enwell
US Arm Is relieved from duty at Fort
Clark Texas upon tho arrival at that
post of Capt Thomas S Bratton As
sistant Surgeon U S Army and will
proceed to his home Cleburne Texas and
report by letter to ther Surgeon General of
the Army for annulment of contract
The retirement from active service by
the President September 27 191 of Col
Charles A- JJempw Thirtieth Infantry
at his own request under the provisions
of the act of Congress approved June 3
1SS2 he having served more than forty
ears Is announced Colonel Dcmpsy
will proceed to his home
Cant Frederick If Mohart assistant
surgeon Inttrd fetatm Volunteers Is on
account of phvslca disability honorabl
discharged from the service of tho United
States by the Acting Secretary of War to
take effect September SO 1SJL
CoL John W French Twenty second
Infantry Is relieved from duty t Fort
McPheraon Georgia and will prcceed to
Join his regiment
s Snvr Order
UeuL James C Glllmore detached
Franklin October 10 to the Kearearge ns
navigator Lieut John M HuJglns to
Bureau of Kqulpmint Navy Department
October 10 Lieut Carlton F Snow to th
Kagle Lieut Chester Wells to Torpedo
Station Newport B I for special courss
of Instruction Ensign Willis McDowell
detached Eagle on relief to the
Ensign John T Bowers detached
Banger to the Mnchlas Gunnr Philip
Doherty detached Indiana to home and
three months sick leave Paymasters
Clerk J I John appointed for duty on
the New Orleans
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TEE TIMES WASHINGTON TUESDAY OCTOBER 1 3901
AT THE THEATRES
The roliinibin niin Held
The Little Duchess Anna Held s new
piece Is In a class b Itself A local -audience
has never seen its equal in point
of elaborateness rich costuming beauti
ful secner and artistic stage furnishings
while Managfr Zlegfcld hils secured a col
lection of young women to f slst his star
who easll make one of tliL most alluring
pictures of lovel femlninit Imaginable
The Columbia Theatre v ris crow ded last
night when the Held piece was given its
first local presentation and throughout
the jwrformance there were almost in
numerable evidences of the pronounced
success of the offering From the picture
disclosed when the curtain was lifted 1 1
Itially until the concluding chorus the
musical piece presented a succession of
surprises corned scenic sirtorlol and
musical Ever woman In Washington
will w Hit to go nnd see The Little Duch
ess and seeing the piece onee Anna
Held and her beautifully gowned asso
ciates will rcadil ln come a habit
JIarry B Smith is programmed as the
author of the llbrclto part or the affair
while the musical numbers are by Regi
nald DeKoven Mr Smith has merely
provided tho thinnest sort of a story
which concerns Claire dc Brlon The IU
tle Duchess who has an encumbrance
in the shapo of an uncle a count some
body who has an Infallible sstem for
beating the gaming table with the cus
tomary result A oung English officer
meet Claire becomes immediately en
amored of her charms and makes violent
love whenever the librettist gives him a
chance The Littlo Duchess Is at Os
tend while her apartments In Paris aro
levied upon by reason of her uncles debts
I The officers are supposed to take posses
sion of a bundle of letters of msterlous
Import and the major portion of the even
ing Is devoted to the recovery of the epis
tles but even after the have been recov
ered Mr Smith has been unthoughtful
enough to forget to take his audience into
his confidence told tell what the Impor
tant letters were all about Incidentally
a bathing master played by Charles A
BIgelow a fencing master with a pen
chnnt for dueling plajed by Joseph Her
bert Russian baront and baroness and
a score of subsidy characters aro Intro
duced and all Join in the chaso for the
duchess letters It Isnt much of a story
but tho hodge podge la eood tfough to
permit tho scenic artist and the costumer
to score a triumph And after ever thing
la snlil nhnnt lh M nnil MTlTirrt I
pany it must be confessed that the greet
success Tho Little D ichess vvill un
doubted attain will bj due principally
to the splendors of the production tho
scenic portion of the1 show the dresses
the be nitlful girls ariJ the adept manner
n wijch the stage manager George Ma
rlon Las handled thcimaterlal at his com
mand
Because The Llttfe Duchess Is a sar
torial success first last and all the time
a -whole paragraph In due this part of the
entertainment Thoflrst act Is located at
Ostend with a remarkably fine presenta
tion of the watering place by artist Al
bert Here the audience is given a view
of Mr Zlegfclds beauties In their bath
ing suits which is perhhDS the most en
trancing picture a local audience has wit
nessed In many a day and it is doubtful
if its like will be sen again for an equal
period The designer ha3 provided a rare
combination of color work that elicited a
burst of applause last night when the
garnering got ita first -view of the ani
mated and gorgeous representation of the
famous beach During th act the oung
women have an opportunit for several
effective changes of costume but It re
mains forthe second act which transpires
at the boudoir of Claire In Paris to make
almost every woman in the audience in
stinctively wish she wcro a member of the
Held chorns -and have the chance to re
gard herself In the superb creations of
the most eminent of the French modistes
As a brilliant multi colored spectacu
lar prodigal pageantry of managerial
magnificence this second act of Miss
Hclds piece is without parallel and there
Is not much likelihood Uiat It will be often
dupilMtesd not only for financial reasons
but because there is a limit to human
Ingenuity and In The Little Duchess
this seems to have been reached by the
French costume designers The third
act Is laid In a fencing academy with the
members of the chorus garbed In a etch
ing costume of black velvet skirt leach
ing to the knees and white waists with
a blood red heart over the left breast If
the dressmakers of Washington respond
as llberallv to the allurements of The
Little Duche s ns they should for purely
business reasons the Columbia will bo too
small to hold the regular patrons of the
house this vve eV
Mbs Held has never done any better
work than In this new offering not even
In Papas Wife where her drunken
scene won for her columns of critical
praise Mr Smith has -written In a bit
that recalls this scene from his earlier
work and given it a place in the second
act where Claire assumes madness to rid
herself of some undesirable visitors It
is capitally done and Is about the best
acting she displas durirg the perform
ance The tar Is supplied with a num
ber of good musical numbers but It is in
the second act when he sings -Sadie in
sisted by a score of the chorus in their
sumptuous costumes that she scores her
greatest success Her song Chloe was
also recelved warmly and had to b re
peated several times
The eonspicuous member of the sup
porting company is Charles A BIgelow
without whom no Held entertainment
would be considere d complete In The
Little Duchess Mr BIplow Is a bathing
master whose phsjca charms he be
lieves compel a surrcnderilrom all wo
men He Ins plenty of comedy work
nnd it is useless quite lo sa that he
takes better care eif it than almost any
other cometllan could His table d hote
win of The French Maid has a for
midable rival In The Menagerie model
ed much arter the previous successful
Ming Last nlghtM audience thought so
well of The Menagerie that It had to
be sung six or seven times more than Mr
BIgelow originally Intended The comedi
an hassome excellent scenes with Eva
Davenport another familiar member of
Miss Held s former companies In the new
ple ce Miss Davenport Is a Jtussian bvron
ess with a fondness for heroes She Is
one of the few women who possess the
saving grace of humor nnd In the Smith
DeKoven work her success Is as great as
herself
Joseph Herbert prhaps the best ec
centric comesllan engaged In musical en
terprise In this country ploys an excita
ble French dueling mafeter as only he
can and his work Is unlfdrml pleasing
and abseilutely faultless George Marlon
besides deserving of much praise for his
admirable contribution to the production
as the stage manager of the piece intir
prets tue Italian uncle of the Little
Duchess cleverly and without the slight
est tendency to overact the role Sdne
Baraclough an Inportatlon rev eals n
musical and ngreeable btritone while his
dramatic work is so good that he Is n
distinct addition to the small number of
leading Juveniles of the native musical
comedy field Joseph Welsh in a small
part dlsplas quite an uncommon abllit
and makes the bit assume unlooked for
proportions Charles Sualn makes much
of the Je ilous Russian baron Bllllp Nor
ton Bessie Wynn Anna St Tel Vivian
Blackburn Frankic Balle Pearl Sel
over Adele Orton Helen Planchet Lll
llan Harris Blanche West and some fif
teen or twent other young women add
considerably to the success of the per
formance There will be matinees Thurs
day and Saturday
set Nntloi IraneiM t IIhoii
From S K oclock list evening until a
few- minutes after II a large ludlenc
found much unnlotd enjojment at the
National Theatre It was unexpected
pleasure in a small way to some of the
audience too for thone seeing Francis
Wilson ear after ear had grown to ex
pect about the same old thing Interpreted
by a clever star and an fmllffcrent sup
port This disappointment gave the un
locked for pleasure Mr Wilson is as
before but his offering and his company
are the best he has had for man sea
sonscertainly since the day of Half n
King nnd possibly several years pre
vious to Uiat time That theromblnatlon
was an agreeable one was exemplified I
continuous applause repeas1 encore
and unsuccessful demands pr a speech
But that was to lie expecteV except th
lack of an ante curtnin orutlon by th
star
Tho Strollers Is new to Washington
It Is a freo adaptation from th original
German the Interpretation being mado b
Krcnn nnd Lindau tho book by the peren
nial Harry B Smith and tho music by
Ludwlg Englander The Story differs lit
tle from that of other comic operas a
littlo more coherent posslbiy and better
told ns a rule The dialogue Is bright and
tho little interjected Wilson witticisms
and epigrams are splco to tho tasteful
menu The music Is alwns tuneful
though little of It Is whlstleable Mr Wil
son gets some good rlcs and others of
the company aro well suited also so the
combination goes to make up an evening
of real profit to one with ees or
Ideas of humor
Considering the work of Mr Wlson a
critic might turn to his ccrnpbook of last
car or that of two seasons ago and
Justly reproduce what was then printed
regarding the star Originally original
nrd artistic Mr Wilson remains so He
is the iimc today tomorrow and forever
lie dancts exceptionally well this season
or ma be the nuiMg appeals more to his
heels than to his larynx Of course he
has all the comedy lines and the centra
of the stage w7ire the calcium shines
but to one knowing their power there
are at least two of the support who could
lose Mr Wilson In his own opera if ho
gave them half a Chance
The lirst of these individuals is Eddie
Foy who has one isong and gets seven
encores without half trlng Ills make
up is unique and his business original
Tien there is T II Don late comedian
of tiie ill fated Belle of Bohemia whose
eh iracter study elf Prince Bomskv Is ex-
ceptionall good and whose ability shows
air through tile small part The little
squeak In his voice tt e- and
the windmill movement of the arms 1
are so unique and humorous that one
lrMrt1 Mr Tlon had more to do
Then a new man Joseph Ratllff has a bit
of merit or makes merit out of a bit and
has the atmosphere of the part Harry
Fairleigh a good loe king oung chap with
a tenor voice sings well and acts fairly
no prn Intended and Wllmer Bentle and
Hurry Stuart are good in small roles
There is a great deal of local pride In
r ordlng the success of Irene Bentlcy
Iier hit was Instantaneous and pro
nounced Gcntllit surrounds her and
even the hOdenish attire and vocabulary
of the first act fall to hide the lad ship
of the Oung woman Her second act is
one of the prettiest bits of work seen
here in many a day and her flirtation
song with tho male horus and theila
quecn ribbons was sa popular last night
that a dozen recalls -ere recelveeL She
reads her lines well and her voice has Im
proved perceptibly since her last appear
ance locally Marie George does som
good rork her solo In the second act and
her aid to Mr Wilson and Mr Don in a
tuneful trio being especially notable
There are but two women part3 worthy
of record though Ltitta Watson and Stel
la Borland nre also programmed
George Lederers taste and elaborate
ness are dlsplaed In the costuming of the
chorus and in the scenic equipment The
setting of the last act Is particularly
agreeable A word In passing is due the
National orchestra for its rendition pi
Mr Englanders score which has prob
ably never been better plaed The only
matinee will be on Saturday
Cliiir SirntiBer In Sew York
A change from straght vaudeville to
farce comedy at Chases Is effected this
week by the reappearance of the Chase
musical corned stock company in Hosts
A Strarger In New York The company
Is practically the same as that which
closed the past season at this house and
the reception accorded the leading mem
bers vestsrday showed that they had not
been lorgotten In the interim while the
increase in the size of the audierces -v ould
Indicate that the temporary change in the
policy of the house is approved of by its
patrons
Otis Harlan In the chief part of the
piece impersonated himself to the seem
ing satisfaction of ever one and by his
indefatigable efforts carried the entire
performance safelv th ough the dangers
of the commonplace and lack of merit
evidenced b several members of the
company in the first act particularly His
songs were applauded to the echo but his
supply of encores was equal to the de
mand
Mary -Marble In a Vesta Tllley costume
had one song pertaining to rag time
for her cleverness
that gave her wide scope
ness and In the third act she was
pleasng when in a pretty Chinese
costume she was one of tho Chinese duo
In a well arranped and executed song
and dance Little Chip the other mem
ber of the du wis equally as funny in
both the characters entrusted to him but
neither of theni gave him as much of an
opportunity as he deserved and Is cap
able of grasping
The other members of the company
who contributed to the musical and terp
slchonan feat ires with which the piece
abounds were John W Early whose ex
cellent voice wtis heard to advantage in
n couple of songs of the basso variety
Lindsay J Hall John W Dunne David
Andraua Tony Hart Maudo Scott and
the Ryeford Sisters
Ihe costumes were fairly tasteful as
were also the settings The choruses were
well rendere d and made the fact quite
apparent that the feminine portion had
been chosen for its ability rather than Its
physical attractiveness The patriotic mc
langi at the close of the second act given
b the entire conipany was ene of the
most commendable features of the per
formance There will lie a daily matinee
during the week
The Acndeiii HnKBeil Ileni
An audience that filled the of
Music to overflowing wltne ssed the In
itial performance last night of A
Ragged Hero It -was the biggest Mon
dv nsht house of the- season and many
wero turned away Judging from tho
applause which greeted tho efforts of the
plaers and the climaxes of each act the
Immense throng was thoroughly enter
tained It would seem that melodrama
is the favorite form or amusement with
the Academy patrons and A Ragged
Hero Is nothing If not melodramatic so
that it Is safe to assume that the now
play will be received with large and en
thusiastic audiences during the balance
of the week
It has been said that realism in melo
drama has reacheel its apex and that
ever conceivable form of thriller had
been utilized b the melodramatic authors
from Joseph Arthur to Scott Marble but
Mr Fielding tho author of A Ragged
Hero has discovered a few new ones
Tho most notable of the new efferts Is
that which ends the second act A little
girl Is Imprisoned in the I pper story of
a burning house with no apparent means
of escape The tot runs to the window
opens It and is about to Jump to the
nrd below when the Wandering Willie
of thu play happens along Ho endeavors
to buna In the door and reach Ine stair
way but Is driven back by the smoke and
flames He looks around for a laider tut
there Is none In sight His eyes fall upon
a swing hanging from tho large maple
tree In the ard The nomad seizes the
swing mounts with It to the barn and
swings up to the burning window calling
to tho littlo ono to Jump toward him The
child obes and Jumps into Willies
arms as the llames close round her The
tumultuous applause which greeted this
sensational effect must have convinced
those who were Interested In tho plaa
success that novelt in sci nlc effect will
alwas be acceptablo to tho patrons of
popular price theatres
Almost equal effective was the scene
which closes the third act It is made
known In this act that the hero of the
play who has be n unjustly incarcerated
in the count Jail for anothers crime has
through the efforts of bis sweetheart
been granted a reprieve The swetheart
hastens from tin Governors urflee to
carry tle document to the warden of th 1
Jill There- Is a heav storm and her
horse falls as she ncars the top of a hill
on tho opposite side of which she must
asc mi to reach the prison The real
murderer who his learnesl of her plant
ain who know s that this is the onl road
she can take- is on hand to Intercept her
She mets n ouug farm hind whet 13
curriS a coasting sled to the top of
the hill TIhs ciun worn in pleils with
him to the reprieve and start or
with it but he refuses alleging ns his
reason that thft limited expresa which
must pass the foot of the hill is fort
ininuts late and lit Is nfrnld to mempt
tin- perilous trip until the train has
passed The glr nothing diuntii takes
the sled from him and starts herself She
reaches the railway track Just as the
train upprouehis crossing and of
course crosses aifely although she lu i
a narrow escupu
Tho plot lead upto and Is In a sense
built around thane scenes The stor Is
of New England lite and m 111 of the
characters aro typloat of tint section
The title role Willie Wlldtlower Is en
icted b Edgur ncinui who glvex 11
ry comical as mill as artistic perform
ance of an unusual tfype of hobo juug
f Were
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K
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Selling Cut Glass
at
Manufacturers Cost
Wo inaugurated this sale with a set TivirnosL to have
j 011 become acquainted - Itli our Cut filasi Denartment to
demoiiHtrate our Miperiority by offering the best values in
tli6 city and giving 3011 the choice of a stock in its unbroken
perfection at prices heretofore unknown in Washington The
following specials exemplify the bargains 3011 can obtain and
are worthy for birthday engagement or wedding gifts
Handsome Cut
Glass Water Pitch-
Set of Cut Glass
Sugar and Cream
frscs5oo
Elaborate
lass
9 lnch
Round
Dish
fo0rHhJ9s575
Beautiful Cut
Glass Salad Dishes
ocrry975
Cut Glass Celery
Dishes 12 Inches
long
forhJis375
Elaborate CnH
Glass Bon bon
Dishes with han
dles
fYorlf300
Beautifal 9 lnch
Cut Glass Berry
Bowls
Magnificent Cut
Glais Punch Bowls
14 Inches high
rorrfohrs2750
A H Inch High
Cut Glass Bowl on
a Cut Glass Stand
14 Inches high
S4000
Heros tho first illustration
of an exceptional value
This out represents tho
best mado American Cut
Glass exquisitely design
ed and -which ordinarily
sells for 12 a dozen Our
Introductory Price will bo
instead of 81
45 cts
EACH
Cut Glass Oil and
Vinegar Cruets
o0r 5100
Beautiful Cut
Glass Claret Jugs
o0rrcs325
Elaborate Cut
Glass Claret Jugs
11 inches high
worth SO 7 C
1250 for Oi 3
6 lncii Glass
Bon bon or Vii
Dish
worth 1 OC
250 for a J
Handsome Cut
Glass Finger Bowls
worth o cn
each for ZiJv
A gorgeous Cut
GWss Vase or Bou
quet Holder 10
Inchs high
7oorrfs300
Large 12 Inch Cut
Glass Punch Bowl
chr santhemum de
sign
S1Srs1650
S lnch Cut Glass
Gold In
laid Dish St OC
es for r iJ
S lnch Cut
Gold Inlaid
Glass
Olive
or Bon-
c3nter150
isCoior7itaflDSts J
One Block From Pennsylvania Avenuo
m 1
ing from his reception by the audience
hit The
ilr Foreman made a Pronounced
village belle as played by -a Yjf iVLf
delightfully natural character Miss Vv est
iV flir to look upon and had the
with her from start
auditors
of her
-were in
rfnfsh characters
to The other
cSnlpetent hands The nic env ronment
Mtinces to
is handsome and complete
day Thursday and Saturday
KcrnnnH Ilroadvvny DurIeioer
Judging from the size and enthusiasm
of the audiences at Kernans there can
be no doubt of tho popularity and attrac
tiveness of the Broadway Burlesqucrs
this weeks hill The -variety of the of
ferings left no room for an body to And
fault and the quantity and quality pre
sented were up to the usual standard
An Innovation in the opening Is pre
sented in the form of a minstrel first
part In which there is an Interlocutor
George Davis and the usual number of
tambos and bones with a chorus of girls
in the rear of the black face talent The
songs and usual Jokea were well received
and the new departure evidently was
pleasing
The specialties which followed were in
keeping with the rest of the show and in
cluded contributions by several well
known performers beginning with Rosa
lie who introduced a trio of new songs In
her own clever manner Ed Thompson
and Hark Green had much to offer In the
way of music on a number of Instru
ments Kelly and Davis wero amusing In
their mixture of sidewalk chat and song
and Sallna and Vouletti two -very agile
girls proved to be one of the features of
tho card with an excellent acrobatic and
dancing act Nat Leroy scored the hit of
the performance with his monologue and
his eccentric work In a sketch with Slln
nle Woodford
The Broadway Coachmen and ilaids
and the Automobile Girls costumed as
chauffeurs and the automobile In which
the- comedians ride about the stage aro
striking features of the burlesque On
Broadway in which the company ap
peared to the best advantage Over this
thoroughfare the fair burlesqucrs and
their funnv companions merrily traveleel
with song and jest with no thought or
worry except that they will have to do
the same things every night as well as
dilly matlnee s nil this week
Tin- Jlljoa Arizona lurlcfifne
A good burlesque on Arizona moving
pictures of some of the most important
events following tho shooting of Presi
dent McKlnley and a vaudeville bill of
more than ordinary excellence constitute
the current uttering at the Uijou Two
large audiences were esterday well en
tertained with the efforts of the BIJou
Stock Company In the burlesque on
Augustus Thomas Arizona which
proved an excellent vehicle for the abil
ities of the tllfferent members of the corn
pan Emlne Beaupre Ala Audobon
Nellie V Nichols Bessie Phillips Kittle
Bingham John P Ilodgers George Gal
Fred SI Cndy Charles Bice Lew Har
vey Malt Kennedy and a number of the
other principal members of the BIJou or
ganization have parts that tit them well
The entertainment as a whole Is funny
In the extreme and pleased the audiences
Immensely There Is a grand fnnle march
In the first act In which nre seen the en
tire feminine strength of the company
headed b Emllle Beaupre The Schley
trial Is burlesqued to the great amuse
ment of the people in front of the foot
lights
The moving pictures did not arrive In
the city In time to be e vlilbited at the
mntlnec but everybody received a coupon
for ndmission to the BIJou at any mati
nee during the week so as to view the
pictures The many scenes preceding and
following the shooting of the late Presi
dent were reproduced by the motion pic
ture muchine in the evening with remark
able faithfulness The series of films is
one of the best and most interesting and
tlmel that a Washington audience has
ever seen
The vaudeville portion of the bill Is
given by Esmerelda who plays admlrabl
on the xylnphone and chimes Jules and
Ella Garrctson two travest artists who
keep the audience In a contlnunl roar
with their clever work Kittle Bingham
who sIngs a number of coon love songs
ver well and Cushman Holcomb and
CurtUK in their popular act The New
Teacher The turn has been seen in
Wellington before but It never went so
There hove been man
well ns yesterd vf
additions to the sketch all of wh ch have
tended to Improve It considerably The
work of the trio of phoers Is exceptionally
lint their singing Is good
ally
Enough to warrant a more ambitious set
tlng There will be dally matinees
Tin- I- Jtill MlW
No circus comes mure highly co jpll
mented bv the press than the Walter U
Main New Fashion Plate Shows which
will be1 seen here October 7 and S Both
parade1 and performance are spoken of
In terms of the most enthusl istlc praise
Ihc pdradn will embrace the principal
strccth iind start at lo a m from the
grounibt The pageant will be novel and
wortlr seeing Jinny of the animal deiu
will e open to view There are said to
be Mime ery fine specimens of wild beast
creations In the menagerie In all over
V
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twenty five dens One novelty and curi
i osity is the baby elephant There Is a
den containing three baby lions only six
week old another with a oung kangaroo
and another having in it four baby monk-
es some oaoy Araman ponies are other
features also a big flock of ostriches and
one baby chick ostrich among them
But the show Is n it all on the street by
any means There are sixty nine separ
ate acts In the ring performance and tho
aenalists equestrians acrobats leapers
and general performers are among the
best that money can procure A free ex
hibition takes place at the grounds at
11 a m and 5 30 p nn Band concert
in circus tents one hour preceding each
performance Doors open at 1 and 7 p m
Programme commences at 2 and 8 p m
MASONTC FTJNEBAI KITES
llcninlux of E II Clinnaberlln Escort
eel liy nrother Jleruben
With the Impressive rites of the jrasjnlc
order the remains of the late Edwirrd
H Chamberlln a Mason of the Highest
standing nnd a respected citizen of the
National Capital were laid away In their
final resting place at Hock Creek Ceme
tery yesterday afternoon From the hour
of arrival of the remains In this city from
Phoenix Ariz where 3Ir Chamberlln
died until the remains were interred in
the cemetery the body of the dead Mason
was guarded by brother members of the
order
At 1 oclock esterday afternoon the re
mains were escorted from the Scottish
Rite Cathedral to the hearse In waiting
by the Grand Lodge of Masons District I
of Columbia The hearse moved at a slow
pace to Masonic Temple corner of Ninth
and F Streets where it took its place in
the funeral cortege with a guard of honor
attired in full dress uniform marching
slowly beside it Escortlng the remains
to the North Presbyterian Church were
the Grand Lodge F A A M of the
District of Columbia New Jerusalem
Lodge No 9 Columbia Boyal Arch Chap
ter No 1 Grand Commandery Knights
Templar and Columbia Commandery No
2 Knights Templar All wore the full
reg illa of their order
Long before the army of Masons arrived
the church wherein the services were to
be conducted was crowded with friends
and acquaintances of the deceased
Banked on either side of the chapel were
magnificent Moral tributes comprising of
ferings from fraternal bodies of which
Mr Chamberlln had been a member and
from his numerous friends
Promptly at 2 oclock the divine services
were begun by Rev Dr Charles B Rams
dell pastor of the church after which the
impressive and solemn rites of the
Knights Templar were conducted b Right
Eminent Grand Commander George Gib
son and Eminent Sir H K Simpson the
Grand Prelate
At the conclusion of the Masonic cere
monies the casket was borne from the
church and placed in the hearse and the
journc to the grave began Upon arriv
ing at Rock Creek Cemetery services were
new oy tne uranei cocige or tne District
of Columbia Grand Master Harry Standi
ford presiding
OIT FOB TABGET PKACTICE
Ihe Ivf nrsiirse and MnNinietti
In Lnn Huv en lluj
NORFOLK Va Sept 30 The battle
ships Massachusetts and Kearsarge of
the North Atlantic Squadron sailed from
Old Point and are tonight anchored In
L nn Haven Bay for target practice
EXCTJESIONS
There is no trip In this country so
pleasant and Instructive as the one to
Mount Vernon when made via the swift
and comfortable electric trains of the
Washington Alexandria and Mount Ver
non Railwa which leave the station
PennsIvania Avenue and Thirteen-and-a-half
Street every hour week das from
10 a m to 3 p m making the round trip
in three hours of which one hour and
twent minutes ma be spent on the
grounds The ride through that famous
historical section of Virginia where ev
er thing of Interest Is pointed out by
gutdes Is recognized to be an Important
feature of the trip Stop over privileges
allowed at Alexandria where Chrirt
Church the Marshall House and many
other places of historical note would re
pa a visit Tickets to Mount Vernon
including side trip to Arlington the beau
tiful National Cemetery sold at reduced
rates
Is a constitutional disease
It originates in a scrofulous condition ol
the blood and depends on that condition
It often causes headache and dizziness
impairs the taste smell and hearing af
fects the vocal organs disturbs the stomach
It Is alwtiys radically and permanently
cured by the blood purlfyinsr alterative
and tonic action of
Hoods Sarsaparllla
This great medicine has wrought tho mot
wonderful cures ofjnll diseases dependlns
on scroiuia or tue scromious iiagit
lloooa ritu of QjtJ tut
IMPORTERS
Woodward
and
Lothrop
Announce for This Weefe
THE
FORMAL OPENINd
OF
Their Elegant
New Stocks
For Autumn Winfer 1901 02
and exhibit direct Im
portations and Amer
i c a n Pro ductions
comprising in part
Paris and London Mil
linery and Neckwear
Silks Velvets Hign
class Dress Stuffs
Ready-to-wear Outer
Garments for Women
G irls and Boys Hand
made Paris Lingerie
Corsets Infants Out
fittings Hosiery
Menjs Womens and
Childrens Furnish
ings Laces Ribbons
Embroideries Hand
kerchiefs Table and
Toilet Linens Uphol
stery Goods Rugs
Books S tationery
Dainty China Rich
Cut Glass also Paris
Vienna and Berlin
Novelties in Leather
and Fancy Goods
Bronzes docks
Lamps Sterling Silver
Articles etc for Wed
ding Birthday and
Holiday Gifts
Believing they have
succeeded in bringing
together the best col
lection of merchan
dise obtainable any
where in the world
they confidently in
vite the public to in
spect it and pass
judgment at its own
convenience
Woodward Si Lothrop
New York Washington Paris

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