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Readers Write Answers to Balmy Benny Th# following la tha flrat bitch of letters to Balmy Ken ay fW>»> Star readers am»»r> Inf the qusatlon, "Whara waa when the light want agtf" l*ar Palmy Penny . \\ hero *n« Moses When the light went out* 1 know. 1 wa* there I watched the old bo* 01. 01, ho wa* wlid When the light went out he had }««t aat down In hla comfy chair to road the Kvenlng Humble He *a* glimmering the sport page, and It wa* rtght In the middle of a yarn about a KVlnnlng game, eat tag up the word* right where they feg.l two out. baaoa full and the ttar hatter up 01. once more Tlten the glim flickered and went »xtt Right after the light went out again 1 got to 01. Ol Mooea waa —oh, where would anybody he In such a caae? Just thraahln' around the parlor with blood In hi* eye •Oil the furniture In both hand* Bean?. It w** SOWK night that Bight. And Miwej hasn t forgiven the electric company yet Rube Gossamer tVar Halmr Penny—When the I chta went out Moaea waa In hla garage under hla automobile trying to fix the gear shift on hi* ma chine tn order to take hla wife to train for a summer Service That Helps Savings Grow The new depositor first learn* the meaning of Scandinavian Amer ican Bank Ser\ ice w hen he opens his account After his savings have grown to a reasonable stun, and he wants to place this where it will bring him greater return*, this Institution of JXnjlll ItSWNlfr ■ erv ' ce assists him in chcuing the YitfoVi iiiffisJ! right estment. explaining the !SUbKGJ relative merits of bonds, warrants, jSiii'S! iiigSi ntiirtgagc-. ,u [jlJlS'Sl iSiSSSfI' Probably the most valuable as BNIIIII iSSSSSj distance rendered bv this bank is f that of safeguarding the funds of ■BiUILIJJJjUJfIIrc its depositors The money trusted to its safekeeping is invested only ' n high-grade securities. That the dejxisitors in The Scan »r»4in*>Ma dinaviati American Hank appreciate An«n.. o »••>. a j f j ls evidenced by the growth I of their deposits to over $12,000,000, ' of which $7,0U0.<1X) i* made up of Time and Savings Accounts. Capital and Surplus $1,000,000 00 Resources Over $13,500,000.^0 The Scandinavian American Bank Alaska Building, Seattle, Second and Cherry. Use Our Ballard Branch if More Convenient. NEW PANTAGES MATS, 2:30 BEGINNING MONDAY AFTERNOON CHARLES AHEARN World's Most Famfius Cyclist and His Company of Comedy Riders KANE & HERMAN The Midnight Son*, in a Riotous Patterlogue "The Garden of Roses" An Alluring Dancing Carnival Other Big Act*—loc and 20c ■ EXCURSION TO ■ HOOD CANAL SUNDAY, JULY 29 TWO LARGE STEAMERS H S. S. WHATCOM AJf l> ■ S. S. CITY OF ANGELES ■ LEAVING COLMAN DOCK AT 9:00 A. M. tor Itani(or dlrart- laavinir Inndlns piv- I n Qfiri •»« .. <" tha « una 1* « f>« 1 Brlnnoti f"»t not railing at Mrlnnon circling In Da bop Hay «n»l returning to huntcor whara ■ A BIG DANCE AND PICNIC H Wll.l. nr. IfKl.ft A 1.1. IIAV H ROTH ITR4WKRH Wll.l. I.KHVC AT »i3O P. H. ■ AHRI\ I\f; I* nr.ATTI.H AT »K» I'. «• tl nn SPECIAL REDUCED FARE ai AA ■ 1 .UU ROUND TRIP «P I •V/U Children 5 to 12 Yean Half Fare. H PUGET SOUND NAVIGATION COMPANY H COLMAN POCK, SEATTLE. MAIN 3993 I GO e Sunday resort where *h« wa* going to ■ PMJj three «Mki. The norm of t( wo* he knew If she missed that train she wouldn't go, for he had held om a letter from her mother In-law *a> Ing she wa* coming tlu> lie*t .Uy for a two week visit I.U -tlc Sam l»ar ltalmy ItenV When the lUht* wont out Mono* wa* In a "Follies" show, In the front row. * ith the Monro of the Seven Veil* about to begin furthermore, tt »>' 'he last act mid he wn* ex pectlng .1 no«l up am] down or acroaa from the last girl on the right in the front row In answer to a note he had sent hark during the Intermission. And, lastly. he thought the nod «u going to h« an up and down nod Kthelbert. Her Palmy Penny: Ml gran muther toald me thl win In the hou* uf falro wen Moaoa kum along aud he klked up a row ibowt worn an aufrtdgo and he wanted old falro kum outaldo and hav It out but old falro hi> juat sort* kept quite and wen he »c Mose* tim-kin hi* throan and flmltahlr arownd why he got tuad and put out the lltea and wen the lite* went out *o did Momi and ho landed on hla hed to he coodnt klk up no more row*. Yura truthefooly, MOHTS. 7 AND • CYNTHIA QRCY ILL Cynthia Gray Is confined to hsr homa by Illness No Ist tsrs or answsrs will be pub- Ushsd In hsr column until she rscovers. MILITANTS PLAN DISTURBANCES IN MOVIE STYLE tit tnlUil l'r*M I *«art| Wire WASHINGTON. July 2S — Every militant suffrage dis turbance In Washington la planned, rehearsed and itaged by tha National Woman's party, Ilka the big acana In a movie melodrama Then It la "put acroaa" on schsduls time, when the auffraglat captain* are aure the newapaper corre ■pondenta and camera men ara out In forea, when advance notice* have drawn a crowd to the apot. and when the vote huntara are aure they will get their money'* worth In world j wide publicity. >ll*a Alice Paul and Ml** T.ucy ißurna are the *ta<e manaeer* j They write the scenario* Mr* I *bbev Scott Maker, queen of pre** agentoaae*. ronitnand* the *r:ny of fair scribes whlrh spread* the star'llrm detail* and make* aure all nowxpaper* and pre** a* sod a lion* are kept Informed When a riot 1* planned, the hour I* tißually *et for II no p. m, or 4 M p iu . when tho necessary spectator* and participant* will be supplied br crowd* of clerk* com Ing from tho Stare, War and Na»i building The militant* "ahow" I* planned at their headquarter* near the White House Volunteers crowd around the leaders, amlou* to he cast In prominent role* Mr* (taker's brigade get* busy Tele nhotie* tinkle In all new*paper of fice* The event I* announced The rehearsal completed, out *allr ithe women, do their stunt*. **tar rt**ted. get released and return to, headquarter* Sluxito Kll Bettors Lose W hen Leonard Fails to "Set Up" Dinner Again !'r«»ald»nl A W, o( lh« trtuHon company, *»» a dis appointment to the union Ij»«t nlttht It *»• even money at the I«l>or Temple. and In iw>nir rn»r« odd* In th» rompanv's favor that Inward had "aet up" the dinner for the conference committee *h«i the w»»l<>n laated veil past the dinner hour lie didn't Th»r«- »a» a wr«ml>l« for »and*lfh»« at a uo!»n ro»- taorant Immediately after th«> ron fe;en(*« adjournment. 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Hay and OraJa (|*riraa paid wbolaawlart Pkral'li foa<i 7t 00 Chirk Pood no 09 All t.rwl'i < h*»P 60 DO Oat a 09 Hoi lad Oata 0) Whral II no llran 16 00 ' Hhorta S* .0 Rallad or lirwirid flarlay I] 0 | ' I orn wJ uj 4 ra< U*«l * v ft fco>a Mrwn Mftl . 61 00 ( «i nanal kaal 16 01 j Alfolf 1* Mail 1 Baaf krrapa 1000 ! Ojatar Hlialla II 01 Flali Maal 70 00 1 Alfalfa May 12 04 , Timothy .... 2 . 00 ! WlMrt Hay St. Pao! Stove Repair A Plumbing Co IFlrabark linings and repairs for ail ktnda of atovaa. ran|ng «n<! fur nace a Water »a< ka and coil a put In and con n'c,#d coa I*l kv. sr. ila.M *rs STAR—SATURDAY, JULY 28, 1917. PACE 5 "VERY GOOD EDDIE!"' New York Show at Met; Phoebe Hunt Back t—lrene Cell, Palate Hip 2—Georgia Mack In "Very Good Eddie," Metropolitan. J—Phillip Pelf, Orpheum. 4—Dick Lontdalc, Tivoll. 5— Jay Herman, Pantag**. METROPOLITAN At the Metropolitan theatre Sun day evening, and continuing all week, with matinees W edtieaday an<l Saturday, Seattle playgoer* • 111 have an opportunity to enjoy "Vary Good Kddle" Thl* tuneful farce come* here with a rerord of oyer a ycir at the Princes* theatie, New York, followed hy all month* In Chicago. which came to a close In June. "Wry (lood Kddle" I* a new type of musical entertainment. based on a Itltt containing hearty laughs. ■ nil «mb*Ul*bed with a musical ■core that offer* more than a dozen real eouk hit*. • • • WILKES Phoebe Hunt, the well known stock actre**, and the mont popu lar leading woman thl* city hs* ev« r had. will return to tha Wilkes plaver* at the niallnea tomorrow, appearing In "('ommon Clay " Ml»» Hunt will l>a welcomed hack, not alone hy her many personal friend* here. but hy tha great army of theatre goam with whom *ue ha* become immensely popular She will be »eati In 'Common Clay." In a role particularly to her liking, a* the part I* an emotional one of unuaual power, and one that *111 give h'-r erer> occasion to e* pre-, >w.- undoubted Iff i> an a<! re*« of i'motional part*. Then- will tie a new member of tha Wllke* player* Introduced to morrow in the pernon of Mine Ruth llenick. who cottie* direct from !>o* Angeles • • • ORPHEUM Forty performers will ha mad« known Sunday at the Orpheum theatre. Third and Madison, headed by Philip Pal*. Huaalan court con ductor, *010 cornetlit and pupil of the music master. l,evl, and hi* hand of thirty artlat*. including Mr- Pa!/, dramatic sopiv i. all at whom were heard a* o.ie of the chlof musical attraction* of the San Francisco exposition ill 1915. Other new vaudeville offering* will be Robert Athon 4 <o. In "The Slacker." Michel and Mark, whist ler*, mimics and imitators, and Florence Merrltt. In a sinking and costume i hange act Tbe motion picture feature will be William Karnum, In "The price of Silence," for the first time In Seattle CAMP LEWIS I roDAi 11 \ - m t »i r I Nd HftM iiOft f • '•« - • » • I m( 'f ■ * ■ I I ■ IH»' SrKind In J n*E fl M Iriilluratl.iM M II ihm f m I •tom«r|| mttrn* L rwllt.tf rrllr» rrf AlNiMlnfoly (immrmmtrr 4. %«»I«J h> OrnaiUta f y p«r» *i c i | . ; » | , m,i 11 111 I I I \«.ll \%l i 111 %IM i|. «0 . IIP * M«»l|ir «i tlflltniham. W n «h "The lodge cake Fourth Avenue at Weatlaka FVaturtna f!• ** war punir. "Hibhil I p nnrf r ill h i for t arlr laaa>lr. M Hlgb-rlm Kii'ertnlnment and Dancing I P M. to 1 A. M 1 •»•»•>*•!» Prtfe# ni»»R %«*«« METROPOLITAN tonigij Evenings—soc to $2; Sat. Mats., 50c to $1 50. Popular Mat. Wednesday; best seats, $1. Elizabeth Marbnry and F. n.-iv Comstock Present The Smartest and Biighest Musical Comedy Success iu Many D,rect ,rom ■ >" ,r \ at the Princess The- Years atre ' New vork - w,th its great fin* pro duction, charming music, i ft l,ooo laughs and the famous swagger fashion chorus. "It's the item of the musical comedy lilts of a dozen years." Afh \ Portland Oregon lan. Just Fun—Jolly Tune» and CONSULTATION, TREATMENT —and— MEDICINE ONE DOLLAR CASH DR. EVANS 401 Peoples Hank Bldg., Second and Pike St. 10 a m. to 5 p. m.; 7 to Bp. m. Sunday, 1) a. in. to 12. ATTRACTIONS NF.XT WIF.K Mi'trtipuliun "Very Hood ! Kd'tl* " Wllkf* "<'<»minon Pl«> " Orphaum Viad< I'tUrr Hip l'antaic»ii Vaudrfltti l . Tlvoll i»l rfiin«-dy and vaudrvlllr. TIVOLI Manager Haa*. of the Tlvolt theatre, promises an unusually good vehicle for nevt week * offer ing at hi* popular little theatre, In "90 Piy*," a musical comedy woven around the dally routine of a municipal c"urt. with a Swedish judge presiding on the bench, Richard I,on«dale will he seen In the ro'e of the Hwedlsh Judge, und promise* to pull off a lot of new and original stuff Ilesldes the inualcal comedy act there will l>e a t,e*y of specialty a''t*. In which the "jrlo" will sing a nynber of new atid catchy dit tie*, while Cindy* Rrooke will ren der "The nesutiful I .and of lion lion " There will at*o be a number of dancing specialties, in which the Dennett Sister* will predominate A t otlcn pb »ure will wind up the program. • • • PALACE HIP The new bill which open* Sun day at the Palace Hip ha* a num bar of features One of these |* the comedy sketch, "The Movie Man," played by ('has. Rogers & Co. I>oul* lx>ndon will offer • char acter song study. Joe Shefteir* "Wack I»OtS." with a "Celebration I>ay In Tennessee," are an octette of entertalnera who sing, dance and provide romedv. Xaber and Taylor present their comcdv, "Going North " Chuck Haas ha* a monologue act with lariat accompaniment. June and Irene Meha. two girl*, have an offering Which they call "A Musical Oddity." • • • PANTAGES Charlie Aheam. vateran <-yrii»t, and & big company of comedy rial er* on all *h«p«'» and *Ur* of rjitlM. will be the hMdllnc Httrae- Hon of ih<> new lilll at the I'antagei. opening with the matinee perform ance Monday. l'or the extra added feature Manager I'antane* will bring on Eddie Kane and Jay Ht-rman. "The Midnight Bona." In their frolic railed "A Ragtime Cocktail." A third drawing card la prom l*»d In "The Otrdcn of lloaea," a darning carnival, with Km- Snell. tilady* Harrison niul < Ight dancing nymph* other number* Codfrey. and Henderson, "Aboard for Abroad;" Nrlaon, and .\>l*on. "ele vated" comedian*. and the (iulliunn Trio. operatic (dngcrs. SENTENCE 131. W. W. Charged with riding train* un l.i'vfully. 13 of the tik alleged 1. W W.'a on t rl.il In I'ollre Ju*tiro (iordon'a court Friday wort' *on tented to 30 day* In Jail. The lr malnlnK case* were rontlnued nntll Auinißt 1. *ltho It I* expected *01110 will be released and other* will tie turned over to the Juvenile depart ment. fraser-Ifetersan Co. Am®!*® fa" Mfenadk^ Tfesfr Bn^ A sale that brings many of the season's greatest values. Every section of the store participates. A Day of Great Savings—Monday SUBS' SUCCESS BRINGS PLEA TO ATTACK BASES By H N RICKEY WASHINGTON, D C.. July Ha lt it tlojbtful if any allied ItltM min or military chief it ever quite free from the fear of the German lubmi rinea. Whan I apeak of the al- Ilea, I of court*. Include America. Month aftar month, •In c • February 1, thete monttera of Germin fright' ulness have continued to take their terrible toll of price leaa ehipi and canjoea. Th* complete figure" °f ,nnnir " arnt to the bottom during ll l ' fifth month Jttn« have not yet Itlven out bv fireat Hrltaln. but those who an' bent Infornn-d in ihia admit that It la more than 11► «• 1 y that the entlttiat•• of 1,000,000 ton* from Berlin Is based on fart. Cannot Replice Shlpa Bunk Whether or not the lo**>« In June "a rre ov*»r a million, ii* the C.erman* say. la relatlveh unljniu'r lant The big outatanding fart t* that In fpl'e of the romentrat'd effort* of the narli-.s of the allied world, barked h> the he«t thought and effort of their men of aelrni-e, the ailhmarine problem room* to be a* Insoluble today »* It *»• on that fateful day nearly three y.-itra ago when the flrat Herman torpedo found Ita mark It Is admitted the attempt to MM ships as fast as the Germans sink them Is ft negative answer to the problem, even It It could be done, which It cannot. As»umlng that the average of submarine sinking Is ns high dur Ing the ne*t twelve months as It has been during the past five, the most complete optimistic calcula lion shows there will be at least five million less H is or shlpn for the Atlan'lc tradn July 1. ISIB, than now This In n net loss of almost 2*> per cent mil the calculation take* into account every new ship the allies possibly can launch during thin period under the most fuvor able conditions. When one considers that the tonnage available for the Atlantic trade la now so Inade quate that freight rates have soared to unbelievable heights, and when one considers fur ther that building ships to re place torpedoed ahips does not recover the millions of tons of food and munitions that go down with them, every ton of which is sorely needed In Eu rope, it Is no wonder the subma rine menace modifies every military calculation which America and her allies can make. You ennnot diacurs anv phase of the great var for five minutes with any responsible American official or with any visiting official from our ullios without getting on Die submarine question. And, once the submarines are mentioned that ends the discussion, except about the submarines U. S. Would Attsck Da«es I do not want to convoy (ho idea that all of those officials or any of them think tin' situation is hope less and that it Is only a notation of time when Germany will rule tho rohs with her submarines and force a German peace on tho world I tut it Ih certainly well within tho facta to say that a solution of (ho submarine problem Is now hold to ho of paramount Importance from the standpoint of allied strategy, and Important as Is tho building of ships at least partly to make up for those torpedoed. I bis alone will not solve tho problem. \ way muat be found either lo protect cargo ships from torpedoes, and thus save both ships and carina, sink submarines faster than the Uer man* nm build tlirni or destroy or Mocknde the *ulimarlne baae* Among the officers of the American navy, especially the younger and more daring onei, the conviction is growing that soontr or later there must be an attack on the German sub marine bases by the combined allied navies. What the chance* for »urce«s of *uch an attack would be In of course more or l< ** o) a rvens bu' the «■ are a growing nun>ler of na\sl offlcert who are willing to hazard their lire* end their repu tation* In the enterprise. They admit it would be costly In both ships and men, even If successful, but they argue that If such a vic tory could be accomplished It would end the war and therefore would be chcap, however great the coat. ffff f TT *7 C THEATRE WALi I\ JZi O players FIFTH AND PINE. TELEPHONE ELLIOTT 408. Week Sunday Other Matinee* Wednesday and Saturday RETURN OF SEATTLE'S FAVORITE STOCK ACTRESS PHOEBE HUNT IN THE FAMOUS HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRIZE PLAY "COMMON CLAY" A WONDERFUL HUMAN DRAMA THE GREAT SUCCESS OF NEW YORK—BOSTON—CHICAGO Night*—2oc, 30:, 50c. Matinee*—lsc and 25c ' WiDndei^^t'i^Ye^^ While history is being made visit the scenes of America's historic past, and see some of the great cities and beautiful scenic and ocean resorts of the present. Tickets now on sale at reduced rates to Milwaukee, Chicago, Niagara Falls, Montreal, Boston, New York, Atlantic City, Washington, Norfolk and many other points, permitting of circle touro [' with liberal stopover privileges. K For rjtci, reservation arj fu'l information write to Milwaukee & St. Paul Electric travrl over tbe ("Sreit Continental Divide. No cinders to annoy—no smoke to obscure the beautiful Kvenery on view from observation platform and car window if "Th» and " Thr Cal"-nHjan. " City Ticket Officc. Second and Cherry Phone: M ain 6960 SEW FOR ENGINEERS Keattle women helped make 175 comfort kl'.» for the lftth regiment, Knglneera. at Ked Crom headqutr terc. In the Cobb building, today. 'IT' men leave American Lake Monday. THIRD AVENUE FIRE l ire broke out Friday night In the I'ijjted .State* ltiibl>er Com pare > floor space, "15 Third avc. •S . and spread to the second floor used by Uray. & Percy Company, soda fountain supply house Damage* were estimated at $2,700. If you Talue your watch. let Hayne» repair It Next Liberty theatre.—Advertisement. CHICAGO RAILWAY