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IK'"--'! V PRINCESS THEATRE MONDAY, MAY 6 MARGURITE CLARK IN "The Seven Swans" Christmas isn't ft day, it'n folks, rt'Vil in the feelinjr womlt-r tale of fniry .scenic effects. ft feeling. So It's contagiouft prince", and come on in this gorgeous A picture believe. for nil who h&ven't lont their make- AUROVtRITC ClAffK Matinee .1:30 nnd 4:4.",. Marguerite t Clark was never better r.eautiful than in this. Nirht 7:45 and 9:00 : " Admission Children 10 centa. Adult 20 cents. TUESDAY MAY 7th TUESDAY Francis X. Bushman and Beverly Bayne "Red, White and Blue Blood" A Powerful Drama of Modern Society and it's Snobishness Excellently Staged. Admission Children B cents : : , &J2ZlLjt WiaUn Adults 15 cents PRINCESS ORCHESTRA COLLEGE BOYS i TO PLAY BALL HERE ON FRIDAY LARGE CLASS TO CRAD- F ' UATE FROM COLLECE STATE UNIVERSITY AND A. AND M. COLLEGE TO CLASH. ' FIRST OF SEASON J j happenings in Society it A SOLDIER'S PLEA. On the war plains of Picnrdy we nre driving back the Hun, On the blood-recked soil we're full ing dying that this might In done, On the battle field of Flanders, wc are holding firm the line. Won't you help us in our struggle, you at home, we've left be hind? Do you ask for what we're lighting? Let the ones in Belgium tell, Who have seen their peaceful coun try. Prussian made into a hell, Do you ask for what we're lighting? Let the countries here ex plain, Who have known the German hor rors, who have felt the CJer man stain. We are lighting that the babies of our own free loving land, May not ever be the victims of the Prussian's brutal hand. Won't you help us or you mothers, help before it is too late, Won't you help us save your babies by your working by your might? Won't you help us in the struggle, won't you help us in the tight? . Virginia Monroe-Doty. from the Belgian Tate? children's On the firing line we're standing, ready, willing, glad to die, Everything within our power that democracy might live, And when death comes we will meet it, Spartan-like, without a groan. If we know you're working for u, you we've left behind at home. It's for you we crossed the ocean, to the bleeding land of France, Allen Oldham Wedding Monday. " '"" The many friends here of Judge and Mrs. L. E. Oldham, of Oxford, will be interested, in hearing of the approaching marriage of their" At tractive and beautiful young daugh ter Miss Victoria Oldham, who on Monday will wed First Lieut. Pete Allen who is well known here. Lieut. I Allen, who is from Hattiesburg, has recently returned from France and for some time to come will be sta tioned at a Southern training camp, i Among those who will attend the wedding will be Major :and .'Mrs. I Cornell Franklin, who for two weeks have been the guests of Mrs. H. S. Hairston, and who will leave today for Oxford. Maj. and Mrs. Frank lin will return to the city the latter part of the week to spend ten more days here before going to Honolulu, Hawaii, to reside. 0 0 0 Organize For Home Service Work. Mesdames Morris Green, Z. P. Landrum and E. T. Baird and Messrs. Ira L. Gaston and I. I. Kauf- 'man went to Crawford last Tuesday to attend the meeting of the Craw ford auxiliary of the Red Cross. There was a large crowd in attend ance, and much interest was taken in the meeting. After addresses by Mrs. Green and Mr. Kaufman a committee as organized for Home Pretty Recital U Given By Mite Bell. Mian Mildred Bell gave her Sen ior piano recital on Friday evening and was heard by a large audience. Miss Bell displayed wonderful tech nique in her playing of the Hiller Concerto F minor. She played es pecially well the' Shubeft number and the Barcarole MUiatiarre. Miss Bell is studying under Miss Sanford and deserves credit for both her and her teacher. Two ensemble num bers were- given 'by Misses Annii Rhodes, Bertha.HaraJ.son, Dorie Dick- ey and Mary Goza..' The orchestral part was played beautifully by Miss Onolia Williamson. , ''."! i ; r .' ... 0.8 i:V .n Grounds Will Be Put in Good Shape by the Street Car Company For Game. The first game of college baseball to be seen In Columbus this season will be played here next Friday, when teams representing the Univer sity of Mississippi and the A. and M. College will cross bats on the Lake .'Park diamond. I I 1 1 a 1 1 . ' v " The grounds will put in first class Mattie Cavett Thompson, shape by the Columbus Jtanway, Light and Power Company and cars will be operated at frequent intervals for the Convenience of those who de sire to witness the contest. The irame 'will commence at 4 ocldck, and will doubtless'' be " witnessed by a large crowd. ' The two teams will play a Beries of three games in this section, play- ins? at the A.' and M. College Thurs day, here Friday and at West Point Saturday.' ; v THOMPSON AND CHAPMAN HAVE NARROW ESCAPE Compliment Mr. Franklin. ' M" Mrb. Cornell Franklin, who has been the recipient of many lovely affairs during her visit to Mrs. Hugh Hairston, was the honoree on Wed nesday afternoon at a delightful musicals given by Miss Mattie Lou Brown at her studio in Music Hall Mrs. Franklin is bright and vivacious and by her charming personality tvina the love and friendshiD of those who have the 'pleasure of meeting and knowing her. , 1 ' " id a o ' . nose in the ground, the rapidly re volving propeller being smashed to bits. Later the pieces wejje, ,eagely carfied off as souvenirs. .With its progress, thus-Buiioeniy '-'i II L!..1a unanlAll . Anil u n ni,.. Remain Interred Here. was apparently uuui v- , m.in, ' . ... i iL. t.'. aonnip over the remains over burying its two occupanw uh-um t ,- klerneath. , Ft-,a peruW.-instant, of Mr, Josepn . . fraught with terrible . suspense to were heict tnaay f- -irBU ",v" . . . ., i . . . t. o '1a Southern tram hnfi who helnless v looked on, ine .-rivai oi me It's for you we draw our bayonets, Service work. They were fortunate as the German hordes ad- j in securing Mrs. W. S. Turner 8S vance, 'chairman of this important depart- Won't you help us, by your praying, ment of the Red Cross. Here We Are Again, All New The Annual Swain Joy Week "7T COLUMBUS Near to. & O. Depot Monday, May 6, I9I8 rare. W I Cuf II! CUCW VlMDA J .Mil tlfcHM US' mi ow wum I A. J l .mkmm Oldest In Years Newest In Ideas Big Rain-Proof, Wind-Resisting Tent "KANT-LEAK" Seats Enough for a Whole Town A Galaxy of Eminent Entertainers for the 1918 CHAUTAUQUA AND MUSICAL REVUE MONDAY NIGHT Hal Reid's Meteoric Dramatic Hit in four acts, "HUMAN HEARTS," and the Big Musical Revue, "OVER THERE," with singing and dancing, Each Monday Morning at 10:30 the Swain All.Solo Band will give a Diversified Concert on Main Street Don't Miss It. . . Account "Human Hearts" and "Over There," with Chautauqua Features running 3 hours, the curtain goes up at 8:10 sharp. Picnic Luncheon Given For Vuitort- Another' pretty compliment to Major and Mrs. Cornell Franklin wa9 hn informal picnic luncheon given last Tuesday evening by Mr. and Mrs F. P. Phillips on the banks of the Buttahatchie river twenty-three miles north of the-city.1 Those in the par ty were Mr. and, Mrtfc Phillips, Maj and Mrs. Franklin, Mrs. Hugh Hair ston. Miss Anna Terrell Hamilton and Mr. George Senter. ' ' Mies Windham Entertain v ; For Piano Student. Miss Windham complimented th piano seniors and the members of her piano class on Saturday afternoon from 4 to 6 with a Trail party. Cut flowers were artistically ar ranged in the parlors and dining room. An ice and sandwiches were served, Miss Windham's guests en joyed the afternoon and it will ever be a pleasant memory to them of their college days. Pretty Recital It Given la Mutic Hall. On Friday evening, .April the 26th, Misses Kathleen Hooper and Eunice Howe were presented in a piona recital at Music Hall. These two graduates had an interesting program and rendered it intelligently and artistically, reflecting credit on their teachers Misses Poindexter and Windham. 0 0 0 Mr. Smith Entertain Member of Trail Club. Mrs. G. T. Smith was hostess to the members of the Trail Club on Saturday evening at her attractive home. Roses and ferns were used in the reception rooms. Trail was played t seven tables, after which a tempt ing repast was served. Misses Alice Wildman, Bessie Heath, Timberlake, Annie Fant and Mary Stokes, attended the State Teachers' . Association meeting at Jackson last week. 0 Mr. and Mrs. Baskerville Hardy entertained at dinner for Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hardy on Tuesday even ing. Only the relatives were invited Mrs. Kyle Chandler and Master Terrell Chandler, of West Point, snent several days last week with Mrs. T. C Baird. The French Club gave a benefit "Cafe Chantante" at the home of Mrs. G. T. Smith on Wednesday af ternoon. Tables were placed on the id-am nnrrfc and in the parlors. A (Continued from Page One) (Continued from page 1.) Hickory; Bonnie Leigh MrFarland, Raymond; Rachel Margaret Mclnnis, Moss point; Doria Clyde McLean, Jnrksnn; Frances Lurile McMulIcn, Hickory; Oro McNeil, Newton; Lettie Narcissus MeReynoldn, Starkville; Mabel Majure, Dixon; Mary F.lla Moore, Jackson; Lillian Mosher, Hen. atobia; Emily Alberta Murphy, West Point,; Leona Nelson, Puaragoula; May Margaret Nelson, McComb City; Grace Newell, Houlka; Ida Frances Oliver, Columbus; Jessie May Owen, Brandon; Katie Mae I'hares, Kllis- ville: Annie Louise Phillips, Lyon; Iluth Pigott, Tylertown; Louise Car ter Potts, Madison; Clara Richard son. Amory; Mary Blanche Roberts, Artesia; Jessio Nail Rogers, Laurel; Elizabeth McGowan Russell, Colunv hus: Kittie Rowland Sanderson, Hous ton; Claire Scott, Columbus; Ruth Celeste Senter. Columbus; Alma Sim mons. Long Beach; Susan Gladys Simnson. Pickens: Emma Murry Street, Ripley; Lydia Vernon htuan, .rtnl,a? Mubel Henrietta buber, Louisville: Annie May Suttle, Meri lian; Bernice Marie Taylor Gulf port; Macon; I Julia E?telle Turner, Crawford; Su- die Elizabeth Turner, Dixon; Dovie F.vora Vickers. Pelahatichie; Lois Vire-inia Wallace, Starkville; Lovda I Anne Walton: Columbus; Nellie Flora Watts. Columbia: Kittie w.mams, Union: Mildred Wing, Greenville; Grace Woodley, Clarksdale; Mrs Emma Bealle Stinson, Columbus. Diplomas in music will be delivered to the following young ladies: Voice, Misses Robbie Wingfield, Clarksdale; Elise Lipscomb, Columbus; piano, Misses Minnie Mae Anderson, Mize, MiMr-pd Autrusta Bell, Starkville; Erma Lucile Curry, Laurel; Jessie May Gill, Starkville; Mary Katnieen Hooner. Edinburg; Eunice Howe, jnion; Pauline Johnson, Philadel phia; Annie Laurie McKay, a. anu t fnlWe: Marguerite Russell, Philadelphia; Mabel Claire Scott, Bi- loxi; Onolia Williamson, Louvns. Voluntarily Retiring From Business Special Drive on Working Men's Shirts Strictly CASH jzett6)totfeim j Af?C!VWIlOP5aOr?SetfV?M2S COLUMBUS IVTTSSr Weat nlane seemed to waver like a krounded bird ajid then fall back, re maining in an, oblique position. Lieutenant fThompson and ber- geant Chapman, were then able to ex rirte themselves from their narrow quarters without harm, although ru mors flooding the city had them se riously injuredjand all but killed, as a matter of. 4act, they were .very close to death, or severe bodily m- ury during those few uncertain se- tonds. ! - AnDarntlv the two men were less concerned about their own welfare, and less affected by what they had gone through ,than they were by the partial destruction of their beautiful machine. v - 'Good gosh! To think I've got to go back by train!" ejaculatedoWe"- tenant Thompson. . . o(..'-if:(M nw- "I'd rather t had bn me t?n th.(old machine." said Sergeant Chapman in a voice tremulous with emotion. . ,.To these men, of whom th biplane had come to be almost a part, it was like losing a friend. Though they carried with them an extra propeller, the damage to the right wing of the plane and other incidental breakage "was beyond the scope of emergency repair work, and the two aviators began at once tak- ng' the machine apart for shipment. It. was shinned Friday night by exDress to Park' Field, Memphis, and the two disconsolate bird men had to content themselves with the plebeian resource of travel by rail. The recked aeroplane is a Curtis training machine of -f he biplane type. The engine is eight cylinder, ninety horse-power.1 It is of a different type from those ised in' fight, according to Lieutenant Thompson nnd not built for lone distance flying or great speed. This style of machine is used for the training of student aviators at the various camps. rnm st PomI's Episcopal church, being conducted by Rev. E. Lucien Malone, the rector, interment took nlace at Friendship cemetery. Mr. Baird, who was ta yeis ' age was well known here, having a number of relatives in this city. Hijj death occurred at a hospital in Greenville after a long illness. - The following gentlemen acted as pall bearers: Messrs. J. K. Kicnarcis, C. B. Richards, W. D.Richards, of this city, Geren Baird and J. C. Baird, of Inverness and F. E. Richards, of Memphis. Mr. J. T. Harvey Die. After an illness of months, Mr. J. T. Harvey, of Ethelvilie, Aia., wno is well known in this city, died Fn dnv. and funeral services were held fiat Piney Grove cemetery yesterday. The deceased is survived by his widow. generous patronage was given as was shown by the clearing of about $20 for the club's work in caring for their French orphan. Mr. James Baird, of Baird, was among the relatives that attended the funeral of Mr. Joe Baird here on Friday afternoon. 0 The many friends of Miss Wee- nonah Poindexter regret to know that. she has been ill for several days witn lagrippe. Miss Lucille Kaye has many friends who are glad to see her out after several days illness. D Mr. and Mrs.' Robert Hardy left Thursday for Camp Pike, where Mr. Hardy is stationed. Mr. G. H. Palmer is in the city for several days on business. Mrs. Annie Gutiter is visiting rela ttives in Starkville. B V Miss Emily Stinson is visiting rela ttives in GreenwoocL.. SAFETY FIRST. Safety first is the slogan these days. We Pasteurize all of our miiK products sent out from our establish ment and sterilize all cans, fcvery precaution is taken to protect our customers. Phone us for specials to day. Columbus Ice Cream Company. Brook Speak Here. ' Prof. T. J. Brooks, of the A. and M. College, who is a candidate for Coneress from this district, was heard by a small audience Thursday evening at the court house. He spoke at several places in the county Fri day and Saturday. Prinoner of War in United State Mutt Work. Included in War Department regu lations regarding the employment of prisoners of war and interned enemy aliens are the following statements: All classes of prisoners excepting commissioned officers and such oth ers as are physically not fit for la bor, will be required tq perform work necessary for their comfort or ior the upkeep of their prison barracks. Interned enemy aliens will not be held for compulsory labor except as provided in this paragraph. Prisoners . of war, excepting offi cers, warrant, petty and noncommis sioned officers,1 may be required to work for the public service they may be authorized to work on their own account. Under exceptional cir cumstances, when specially author ized by the Secretary of War, they mav. uton their written request, be authorized to work for private per sons or for corporations. Petty and noncommissioned officers may be authorized to work on their own ac count, and. upon their written re- ouest mav be authorised to work in the same manner as other prisoners of war. except that they will be employed in a supervisory capacity onlv. An order for labor will be regarded as a military command, and prisoners failing to obey such order will be punished accordingly. When employed on work that Is necessary for their comfort, or for the upkeep of the prison barracks in which they are interned, prisoners will receive no compensation. When the work is done for the government nrisoners will be paid at a rate ac cording to the work executed; when the work is done for other branches of the public service or for private persons, the conditions of and the compensation for such work will be settled in agreement between repre sentatives of said branches or per sons and the Adjutant General of the army. The ages of the prisoners shall go toward improving, their position and the balance shall be paid them on their relense, after deducting the cost of their maintenance. Rankin to Speak. Hon. J. E. Rankin, of Tupelo, who is a candidate for Congress in this district will speak at the court house Tuesday evening at 8:30 o clock. Mr. and Mrs. W. N. Ethridge of West Point, who are well known here, are receiving congratulations upon the arrival of another fine young son into their home, t Mr. Shelly Steger, on the U. S. S. .ammunition supply boat Lebanon, re turned to Columbus the past week to spend some time on account of his health. We Pay Highest Prices for Chickens, Eggs, , Old Sacks and Scrap Iron Columbus Iron & Metal Co. NEAR M. & O. DEPORT. DR. P. L. BERRY DENTIST Office Formerly Occupied by Dr. Westmoreland, Sr. The government will soon take charge of all express companies as same as the railroads, according to information received here. A meeting of the United Charities will be held Monday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the First Methodist church. CARD OF THANKS. To the women workers in the Third Liberty Loan campaign: At the close of the drive for the feale of the Third Liberty Loan Bonds, we wish to thank each of you for Vour splendid work. While the re sults did not come up to our expec tations and anticipations, they are however, most gratifying. Due to Vour loyal and persistent efforts, one hundred and sixty-three individuals purchased bonds totaling $30,000. Where all gave of their time so freely and willingly for our govern ment in this good cause, it would not be proper to mention names. Each of you, whether you did much or little, 'must have the great satisfaction of "knowing you aided in this noble work for liberty and freedom. Through the united efforts of our committees, the IMen's 'Committees and the Boy Scouts our county went over the top in nneqtyle. Mrs. H. F. Simrall, County Chairman. Mrs. F. P. Phillips, Vice Chairman. Mrs. Wm. Baldwin, Sales Manager. HAVE YOUR CLOTHES Cleaned and Pressed AT Law's Pressing Qub TELEPHONE7S3 CHICHESTER S PHILS W. TUB DIAMOND BRANI. V am. 11. V WW ladlrat Aik jrr Urwffltt tot a 4 iil.vfatM'ter'a OUwoptf Brand I'll ( tn Hra a uoia nieinc botes, sealfil with Blua Ribbon, IMAJUHNI1 HKAfVIf riU lor HA SOLD BY DRUGGISTS EVERYWHERE Umbrellas Repaired We Make Them as Good as New A. PEINSTEIN MAIN STREET Oriental Rubles. The Oriental ruby consists of nearly pure alumina I. e.. oxide of aluminum la a crystalline form, containing but 1 per cent of oxide of Iron and H per cent of auy other substance. The spe cific gravity of this precious stone Is hUher than that of many other gems, ranging from 8.0 to 4.2. Aluminum, the metal, has. when cast, a density of 2.50; when forged, of 2.67, or only one third of that of forged steet or a fourth of that of silver. The melting point Is about 1,300 degrees Fahrenheit. Causes of Bright' Disease. There are many causes of Brlght's disease. Among them are overeating, alcohol, out, pneumonia, rheumatism, scarlet fever, diphtheria and measles. Rigid observance of the rules of right living will generally check It if caught In the early stages, When the Lion Divides. The capitalist would have you be lievu tli&t civilization rests on the cumulation of pounds, shir.ir.gs and pence pounds for the capitalist, shill ings for the nildd' " "X and pence for the workers. - , ,..;r ey. .Australian Worker. JUST RECEIVED 2,000 cans of HOME GROWN. SNAP BEANS, raised, by II. A. McShan, on "Sunrise Farm" at' Archer, Ala. For quick sale PRICE 15c. Formerly sold for 20 cents a can. J. B. SHAW. Cole's Pressing Clob Clothes Cleaned and Pressed Prompt Auto Delivery PHONE 50 W. Hunter Enbanks Dentist Office, First State BinkBldg. DR. T. H.HENRY Phone 21. Office hours 10:30 to 11:30 a. m., 4 to 5 p. m.- Residence Phone 189. Office 1st State Bank Bldr.