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What Shall be Newark's
Percentage ? ( ( The Red Cross Christmas lished this week with the Newark a paid advertisement, but y y cover, pub Post is not an honest effort on the part of the newspaper to stir this community to a the people of consciousness of their part in the great nation-wide Christmas paign for ten million members in this organi zation. cam And only a suggestion is needed, lieve, to make the hands clock move forward in we be the membership on every little community, until America shall register the total gain in millions. Christian America cannot but turn gratefully this Christmas season to the Red Cross, to the one organization that stands true, in the midst of a war-mad world, to the ideals of Him whose birthday we celebrate. F or I was an hungered, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger and ye took i i me in : naked and ye clothed me: I was sick and ye visited me: I was in prison and ye These are truly the ideals of the great or ganization, brought home, in practical service, to hundreds of thousands, with every passing day, in Europe. y y came unto me. Eike a "Star in the East" the Red Cross shines, radiating in deeds of mercy, a message of faith in God and good will to all the world. It is not enough to be a member, another member. Pay a dollar for someone who cannot afford it. Swell the membership Find by one, two, or three, a dozen, or a score, according to your ability. One Delaware town has 100 per cent. What shall be Newark's per membership, centage ? Red Cross Christmas Cheer The people of the United States are approach ing the Christmas holidays under conditions this country never has seen before; and, moreover, it is probable that this year we shall not experience most sorrowful Christmas while this world our war rages. With the thought of the nation dwelling largely on the infinite suffering abroad, on the cer tainty that our own flesh and blood will soon be enduring its full share of that suffering, and on the absence from home of hundreds of thousands of dear ones, Christmas, 1917, will be a war Christmas this somber outlook the Red Cross is In a cam Into seeking to bring something of cheer paign lasting from December 16 till Christmas Eve it will ask for 10,000,000 new members. It will urge these 10,000,000 to become Red Cross Chnst recruits, that they may enable the Red Cross to lighten the burden our Army and Navy and those of our allies are called upon to bear. This co-operation with the Red Cross is rea service of which we may all be proud. And tha this service, when rendered by one, may be known to his neighbor, the Red Cross wiU urge each old member to display at his home a which each red cross 5 » mas and each new Red Cross service flag on stands for a member. The hundreds of thousands of these flags T h . • chown bv old members will swell already being shown y each millions before Christmas, each flag and eacn bearing testimony that some one s has been made happier for himself or boys and happier for into little cross Christmas herself, happier for our own the soldiers of our allies. all help to make this a -which is another way of saying: Christmas possible with Red Cross Let us Christmas— make it the happiest clouds hanging low. Let us the war SP1 S The Store that Saves you Money nellenburgS MARKET AND SEVENTH STREETS ' Store Opens 8 a. m. Closes 6 p. m. Saturdays 9.30 p. m I —And Christmas but 5 Days off Choose "his" gift Complete and before the "last minute" rush. In doing so you will get better merchandise and better attention. You will be more pleased and so now, while stocks are A * will "he. 99 »5 Snellenburg Clothes for Christmas >e e Ap> a gift to yourself or to some one else, nothing would ease more than a good suit or overcoat. The pleasure —would be manifold if Snellenburg Clothes are chosen. In them you get naught but the best—best fabrics, best tailoring, best wear—and you will find the cost less than you would pay elsewhere for clothes probably not so good. Why? Because of our vast purchasing power and the operation of our own factory, which enables us to bring the garments direct to you, thereby saving about 25 per cent— and maybe more—which usually goes in the middleman's pocket. Remember, then, buy your Christmas "togs" at Snellenburg's. w ÏV e t i . I Suits for Men and Young Men $ 15 , $ 18 , $ 20 , $ 22 , $ 25 , $ 30 , $35 Overcoats for Men and Young Men 915 , $ 18 , 920 , $ 25 , $ 30 , $ 35 , $ 40 , $65 i Second Floor--elevator. Gift Sugges tions That A re Sensible Special Holiday Sale of Men's Fine Blanket Bath Robes $ 7.50 Blanket Bath Robes at $ 8.5U Blanket Bath Robes at $10.00 Blanket Bath Robes at $12.50 Blanket Bath Robes at $15.00 Blanket Bath Robes at Coat style, shawl collars, silk cord trimmings. $ 5.00 $ 6.00 $ 7.50 $ 8.50 910.00 All sizes. First Floor—rear Men's House Coats Specially Priced for the Holidays -I Regular $ 6.00 House Coats at Regular $ 7,00 House Coats at Regular $ 8.50 House Coats at Regular $ 9.00 House Coats at Regular $10.00 House Coats at Regular $12.50 House Coats at $ 5.00 $ 6.00 $ 7.00 $ 7.50 $ 7.50 $10.00 Here is a Shopping List Men's Leather Slippers—Kverettes, Operas, Romeos, Men's Leather Moccasins Comfy Felt Slippers, all colors Men's Rubbers . Men's Rubber Boots, . Boys' Rubbers Boys' Rubber Boots New Silk Shirts at New Madras Shirts at . New White Soft Shirts at New White Dress Shirts at Flannel Shirts at $2.50, $2.75 $2.50 $1.50, $2.00 $1.25, $1.50, $1.75, $2.00 $5.00, $6.00 $ 1.00 $3.50 $5.00, $6.00, $7.50 $1.15, $1.50, $2.00, $2.50 $1.15, $1.50, $2.00 $1.25, $1.50, $3.00, $6.00 $1.50, $2.00, $2.50, $3.00, $3.85, $4.00 New Silk Front Shirts at 92.15 Each Shirt in a Separate Holly Box $1, $2, $2.50, $3, $4, $5.00, $7.50 . 65c, $1.00, $1.50 25c, 50c, $1.00, $1.50 35c, 50c, $1.00 . 25c, 50c . $1, $1 50, $2.00 . 25c, 50c . $1.75, $2, $2.50, $3.00 . $1, $1.50, $2.00 . $4.25, $6.00, $7.50, $8.50 . $2.75, $3.50, $4.00, $5.00, $7.50 . 50c, 75c, $1, $1.50, $2, $2.50 15c, 25c, 50c 25c, 50c, 75c, $1.00 35c, 65c, $1.00 $1.50, $2.00 $2, $2.50, $5.00 $1.50, $2.00 $1.25 . 75c, $1.00 Men's Neck Scars Men's Silk Ties Men's Knit Ties Men's Suspenders Men's Arm Bands Men's Monogram Belts Paris, Boston, Brighton Garters Men's Dress Gloves Men's Lined Gloves Men's Fur-Lined Gloves, Men's Auto Gloves, Men's Wool Gloves Men's Initial Kerchiefs Men's Silk Kerchiefs . Onyx, Phönix, Holeproof, Interwoven Hose Men's Madras, Pajamas, Men's Pongee and Silk Pajamas Men's Domet Flannel Pajamas Men's Domet Night Shirts Men's Muslin Night Shirts Bag, Suit Cases, Leather Goods $7.50 to $25.oO $7.50 to $30.00 $ I, $1.50, $2.00, $3.00 $1.25, $1.75, $2.50, $3.00, $3.50, $5.50 $2.50, $3.50, $5, $6, $7, $7.50, $8.50 $1.50 to $4.50 $1, $5, $6.50 Traveling Bags Suit Cases . Collar Bags . Shaving Sets Tourist Sets Military Brushes Razor Outfits Regal Shoes, 95.00 to 910.00 Victor Victrolas and Edison Diamond Disc Phonographs Hither instrument would make a most appropriate Christmas gift for the entire family. Victors .... Edisons .... Sold on easy payment club plan. Complete Stock of Records for Both Machines-Come In and Hear Them Third Floor—elevator $ 15.00 to $215.00 $100.00 to $250.00 N. SNELLENBURG & CO. "THE STORE ACCOMMODATING"