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What Shall be Newark's
Percentage ?
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The
Red Cross Christmas
lished this week with the Newark
a paid advertisement, but
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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.
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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—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
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Snellenburg Clothes
for Christmas
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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.
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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
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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
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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"

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