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THE PEiSACOLA JOURNAL, TUESDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 5, 1918.
nORANGEMENTS FOR T All This Week! BEEN COMPLETED .TWO The Gamp Ax Murderer. PATFIIOT.C N Arrangements for the patriotic pageant to be field during Mardi Gras were completed at a meeting of the carnival association held last night. Tie floats are Hearing completion and are reported to be the most beau tiful ever exhibited here. They will represent the allied nations, .the sub- j jrcts being America, France, Bel gium, Great Britain. Italy. Greece and AH Nations- There will also be onU bnilt and manned by men of the marine corps, the navy and the soldiers at Ft. Barrancas. Officers of the army and navy and city and county officials will participate in the parade, as will the ladies of the patriotic league. " Grand Marshal Felo McAllister and Chairman Jas. A. White, of the ; parade committee have announced the following line of march for the 1 parade, which will start promptly at j three o clock Tuesdav afternoon: from Garden and DeVillier, east on Garden to Palafox, south on Pala fox to Zarragossa, east on Zarra- gossa to Jefferson, north on Jeffer son to Government, west on Govern ment to Palafox, north on Palafox to Wright, east on Wrieht to Tarra gona, north to north side of Wright, west on Wright to Palafox. south on Palafox to Garden, west on Gar den to DeVillier. Music will be furnished by the nval band, the military band, Deep Water City band, and the Great United States Shows band. Detachments from Ft. Barrancas and the naval air station will take part in the parade. Owing to the fact that rensacola is the only point enjoying reduced railroad rates for Mardi Gras a Irrge attendance is looked for from West ; Florida and Alabama. As the page ant is to be held in the afternoon, visitors may return to their homes the same Tii?ht. This will enable many to visit Tensacola for Mardi Gras who otherwise could not do so. The purpose of the pageant is to stimulate interest in the war swings i campaign and in the forth coming j Liberty loan. With this m view the army and navy are rooppratino; fully t in making the celebration a gre?t success. It is predicted that it will surpass in beauty anything of the kind ever attempted in the South Motion pictures will be made of the pageant and they will be shown in theatres throughout the country, throuerh the medium of the Univers al current events weekly, thus giving Jnsarola much favorable and valu able advertising. Two names were added to the food conservation honor roll yesterday bringing the total for rensacola" to eight- Enrolling for strict observ ance of the food regulations i3 for the period of one week, though nearly all of those enrolled at present are per manently enrolled. The two listed vesterday are: Mrs. K. Pope Reese. Mrs. C. F. Zeek. Others who wish to enroll to assist the government in saving food for our allies, and for our own men. are urged to telephone Miss Helen Carter Emergency Home Demonstration agent, at 916. Pledging support simply means that the meatless and wheatless days will be observed strictly. 3K ADD TWO NAMES FOOD SAVING ROLL wow us 11 he to think of Tryhis excellent beverage. Note its economy in sugar , time and fuel. . : w lis delicious taste is much like the better coffees hut :ii is pure and drug WI5 .7" W : J ' V" ' ' I ' ' y js 1 f & 11 Captain Whisler, murdered four men at the Camp Funston canton ment bank, wounded Kearney Wom an, the cashier, stole about $63,000 and escaped. Later Whisler com mitted suicide, leaving two notes, one to a woman. He told her not to "blame herself" for what he had done BOARD DIRECTORS OF THE PET G.OFG. BE ELECTED From 9 o'clock this morning until C o'clock this afternoon the voting booth in the Chamber of Commerce will be open and all members of the organization are expected to visit the headquarters today and cast their votes for fourteen men to constitute the board of directors. At the last meeting of the outgoing board yes terday afternoon the report of the secretary was read, and arrange ments for the election made. J. E. Davis Vonge and George W. Howe were appointed inspectors for the election. Tonight at 8 o'clock a general meeting of the entire membership will be held in the San Carlos hotel, when a president will be elected to succeed Dr. Louis deM. Blocker, who has announced that he will not be a candidate for re-election. The following letter was sent out to every member yesteday: Letter to MLemberg Dear Sir: The annual meeting of the Chamber of Commerce will be held at the San Carlos hotel at eight o'clock p. m. tomorrow, Tuesday, February 5, 1918. A report will be made of the activi ties of the organization during the past year, which will be followed by the election of a president and board of directors to serve during 1918. Please make a special effort to at tend this, the mos.t important meet ing of the Chamber of Commerce during the year. Any suggestion you can make at the meeting as to ways and means whereby the alue of the service of the organization to its members, and to the city, will be welcomed. Jfou are invited to bring with you r G adding that he had often thought of committing suicide and had determ ined to become "a pirate right.'' Upon regaining consciousness Wornall iden tified Whisler's body as that of the murderer. The loot was found in Whisler's apartment. some friend who is a prospective member of the organization. Refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the meeting. Yours very truly, " A. R. BECK. Secretary, FIND ON CHARGE VIOLATJGJUBFEW Virginia Dean, white, arrested at the instance of Probation Officer Sam Pinney on a charge of violating the new curfew law, was fined $25 in the city court yesterday when testimony was offered tending to show that the defendant had accompa.Med a girl not sixteen, years of aee to the moving picture shows and thence to a dance, last Saturday night, the girt reach ing the home of her aunt, who is her guardian, after midnight. It was announced later in the aft ernoon that the case would likely "Bo appealed to the circuit court, which promises a test of the curfew ordi nance. EVERY MERCHANT TO SELL THRIFT STAMPS From the greatest merchant on Palafox street to the corner vendor of peanuts, every merchant in Pen sacola is expected to sell Thrift stamps and to give Thrift stamps in change, where customers are willing. according to Ben S. Hancock, director of the campaign for this county. A special effort is being made to enlist the cooperation of the mer chants as they come in direct con tact with the chance purchaser of the stamp, one who is willing to buy, and help the government, if. ap pealed to at the proper time. Placards have' been received to be placed outside stores, announcing the fact that Thrift stamps can be pur chased there. These will be furnish ed all dealers who will sell stamps. nme free. 1 9 Attractions - Featire Attraction, Filpko I One Big Joy and Gala ARMY-NAUY BODY WILL MEET TODAY At fir o'clock this afternoon there will be a meeting of the Army and Navy Life Activities Committee in the Chamber of Commerce, and sev eral matters of importance are sched uled for discussion. While in the city last week, James Edward Rogers special representative of the CommisiV; on Training Camp Activities offered several suggestions THE OUTBURSTS OF EVERETT TRUE By CONDO AR5 Ok) 7HE 4NtTO ilSJfls 1 feS, SIR. .-"'. C t . HoovfiRize this P-Ace with MAT UNITED Italian Concert concerning the work here, and these will probably be discussed at the meeting this afternoon. Pensacola To Start Drive Raising Fund (Continued From Page One ) ships, good cheer, rnoblizatlon crt church resources and the like. In ccn tributingr to provide for the welfare of tht American soldier and sailor when he is away from camp In the community on which he must depend for his social life during the hard days of training. EVERY AMERI CAN WILL, BE HELPING TO WIN THE WAR. 4 Ridkg TODAYS iOAKIGONEI Aival iing Th Joyful Sound TZm Wonderful Matic that Burst Forth WbM thm Stork Arrive. Who can forget that little brassy cry that echoes the arrival of the new baby? Before baby comes the mother should get in condition to meet the crisis. Thousands of women have used the safe and reliable application. 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"Write them for their "Moth erhood Book." so valuable to expectant mothers. Procure a bottle of this famous remedy, which has been used by women with the greatest success for o-er half a century, from the druggist today, and thus fortify yotirsfclf against pain and discomfort. adv. to 6 I ' "Dots SOMt-, - " . ' ' I i i zmmBsmmmmmmmmmm Devices WIRE YOUR HOME MAKE IT A3 COMFORTABLE A8 YOUR OFFICE Pensacola Electric Co. PHONE 010 The Personal Writin? Machine o CoronA Reynalds Music House EVERLASTING Fabric Company The Parlor Market Hmi AM mf PwfV Fresh Western Meats, POULTRY, COOl AND ORES ROCEMIEft. HONES 17-f7C FISHER-BROWN. We Win .Bond Yon. 18 Phones 010. Pensacola Boggy Works ETUDE BAKER CAHft. Repair Parte Aooeeeertes and Supplies. hote WOt. N. Palafex Eft. J rLoniDATotvro rendv On the Spanish Trail Route. t Schedule effective February . 6th. X Iave Ferry Pasa and 9 a, m. ar.il 1 and 4 p. m. Ieave Flotldatown 7:30 and 10 30 a. m. and 2 and 5 p. m. J. R. M. GATES.