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CONFERENCE ON THE ARMY BILL House and Senate Conferees Split on Subject of Fed eral Volunteer Army and Nitrate Plant. Washington. May 5.—Conferees on the army reorganization bill late yes the committee broke were the federal of the measure and adjourned until matters in disagreement can be taken up in the house. The rocks on which the committee broke were the feleral the *16,000,000 volunteer army and government nitrate plant amendments adopted by the senate. Notwithstanding the disagreement, Senator Chamberlain, chairman of the senate conferees, said last night he had hoped that a good bill eventually would be worked out. "The house conferees would not yield to the senate provision for the volun teer army or the government nitrate plant," said the senator. "There are a number of minor points in the bill, which also are In disagreement. But the main points seemed thus far to be the Irreconcilable features. "Representative Hay has promised TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY BICYCLE and Auto Supplies, 1009 Main. M5 FOR KENT—Furnished room with kitchenette; 1309 Franklin. Mil SWEET potato plants for sale in any quantity. Union Feed and Fuel Co. T.L.-tf FOR RENT—Two 3-room plastered houses, good condition; Phone 2205-J. Mile FUR RENT—Furnished apartments, close in. Phone 536 or 1208 Main Mil St. "WANTED—To buy, at once, light team, w'agon and harness. Call 1017 Jef ferson. M7c TRUNKS, Bags and Suit Cases, best value for least money. Exchange Store, 1009 Main. M6 SELECT furnished room in private family; close In. Breakfast if de sired. Phone 460. M9 FOR SALE—Fresh milch cow, giving 5 gals, per day. Address E. A. Ford, Boise. Rt. 3, Box 73. M7c FOR SALE—Cheap, Twin Cylinder Excelsior motorcycle; original price $376; call 106 So. 9th. M7c DUOFORD TUBES fit either front or back Ford tir es, $2.60 each. Boise Auto Supply, 1009 Main. M5 VEEDuL, pure Pennsylvania auto oil, most mileage for least carbon, at Boise Auto Supply Co., 1009 Main M5 St TO TRADE—Electric oar, in good con dition, for late model gas car. Elec tric Garage & Repair Shop, 112 No. 11th St. Mil WE can furnish cabbage, tomato, cauli flower, pepper, egg plant, celery and sweet potato plants in any quantity. Union Seed and Fuel Co. T.L.-tf WANTED—Reliable party to furnish camp cook outfit and board men for construction camp close by. Call at room 9. Gem Bldg., or Phone E. J. Baird, 1618-J. M7 GOOD house, clear, to trade for land in Boise Valley; will assume. Five acres for sale near Pierce Park on car line, $1100. McReynolds & Whit son, Idaho Bldg. M5 SEED POTATOES Both early and late varieties; also choice table potatoes; 9th and Grove, old Cole Grocers' stand. Phone 1214 J or write I. B Joplin, 308 State St. T L.-M8 CONSTANT LEVEL OIL SYSTEM for Ford cars. Install in 30 min utes. Price $6. Absolutely guaran teed. Agents wanted. Make up wards of $10 dally. Address ' Tho masson Oiler System, 1514 No. 9th St., Boise, Idaho. A HOME? I SHOULD SAY SO! Somebody will lose. Somebody will make big profit if they buy this ex cellent town lot 62x122, with 5 large modern rooms and large sleeping porch. Hot water furnace. This is modern and good. Building for! auto, cork elm shade, free irrigation water. Roses and creepers, the best buy In town. Cost $6000; will sell for $2950 and give terms. Hub City Realty Co., 219 Idaho Bldg. M5c , • M5 • • • • • FARM LANDS. • LAND SEEKERS ATTENTION! • Send for Information concerning * • the old Dalles Military Road • • Lands in Malheur County, Ore. • • Stook and grain propositions; • • fine land. Small payment down, * • balance 10 years at 6 per cent. * • The Percy M. Johnson Co., * • sales agents. Vale, Ore. tf • • eee* 189 110 FREE bike and coaster wagon goes to one with highest number of votes, The ten highest names are us fol lows. Contest closes May 31: Bob Atherton . Harry James . G. I* Aust'n. Howard Minlely ... Dean Sibley . Walter Null . Lester Paddock .. Willie Marlott - O. Shipman Willie Murphy .... Exchange Store, 1009 Mai».. 1368 . 1102 791 - 252 - 211 97 91 M5 M PANTALETTES WORN UNDER DANCE FROCKS ,* r: G * f. tu tv ■ mm 'J •ï . ; 'V; m WM » •' r t. ■t, », II* nn * * ■■ V i n i t : t P| * m. HHî j m il ,.y : Hjis S'SSS Si I ' >• &. a % M (j 'm * Mb: , gv « £>3 : : It; 30cæ 4 Pantalettes of white satin trimmed with shadow lace are particularly adapted to wear under lance frocks jr daily negligees The bodice and the bloomers are gathered on elastic bands which insnre a perfect fit The shadow lace is of fine material and haa a most pleasing effect on the white satin,_ _ the nitrate plant amendment to retur to the house for further instructions. He flatly stated, however, that the house would not accept the volunteer army, and the senate conferees would not recede. "In .view of the apparent present deadlock, an effort is to be made to get further information from the house. We do not expect to take up the disputed points in the senate at this time because our conferees are unanimous and the senate has already passed on the subjects in the contro versy." HAS GIVEN ORDERS FOR (Continued from First Page) duct of warfare t- these rules. Fiat Refusal Given. "Several attempts ma' by the gov ernment of the United States to prevail upon the British government to act ac cordingly failed because of flat refusal on the part of tho British government. "The German people knows that U»c government of the United States has the power to confine the war to the armed forces of the belligerent coun tries, in the interest of humanity and the maintenance of International law. The government of the United States would have been certain of attaining this end had it been determined to in sist ..gainst Great Britain her incon trovertible rights to the freedom of the seas. But as matters stand the German people i s under the impression that the government of the United Sates, while demanding that Germany, struggling for her existence shall refrain the use of an effective weapon, and while mak ing compliance with these demands a condition for the maintenance of rela tions with Germiny, confines itself to protests against the illegal methods adopted by Germany's enemies. More over, the German people know to what a considerable extent their enemies are supplied with all kinds of war material from tile United States." j I ! j BRAZIL WILL INQUIRE INTO SINKING OF SHIP Rio Janeiro, May 5.—The Brazilian government has notified the German legation that it has ordered an urgent inquiry into the sinking of the Bra zilian steamship Rio Branco, in order to be able to act with certainty for the defense of its neulral rights, telegrams announce that the Rio torpedoed, ly aroused and unanimously demand energetic intervention by the Brazilian | government. Wednesday the Jornal do Comercio advocated co-operation with the Unit States In Its fight against submarine warfare as it has been carried on. Its lead is followed Thursday by the other newspapers, which are strong In their denunciation. Official received here Branco was The newspapers are sreat Garden, grass and field seeds. W. a Jk G. Co. 9th and Grove. Phone 323. L Clean-Up Day in Minnesota. St. Paul, Minn., May 5.—This is spring cleaning day in Minnesota and brooms and dust cloths, rakes and shovels, wheelbarrows and ash carts have been kept busy over the state since early morning. Elaborate plans have been made In both city and rural districts and the cleaning promises to be a most thorough one. Tho clean-up was called for In a proclamation by I Governor Burnqulst. ■ ! I W. 8. & G. Co., cor. Ith and Grove. Beeds, plants, etc., true to name. Phone 323. tk Court House News. For the second time in the past year Rose B. Gardiner has filed suit for divorce from James T. Gardiner. Her second suit fas filed in district court late yesterday afternoon and in it she alleges cruel treatment and non-support and asks the custody of their five minor children, also that the court restrain the defendant from disposing of any of their community property pending the suit. The cou ple were married in Boise. Dec. 23, 1900. The first suit filed by Mrs. Gardiner was dismissed last December upon mo tion of her attorney. Charles DeBoer has filed suit in dis trict court for divorce from Edith May DeBoer. The papers were withdrawn. The civil suit over Interests in cer tain lots la Boise In which J. J. Neal and H. E. Neal are plaintiffs and I* L. Folsom and A. J. Swain defend ants, has been continued until May 9. Testimony In the case heard yesterday. as partially I. J. Savage has filed suit in district court against John T. Norton in which he asks *468 for work performed by him on the defendant's mining claims in ti c Black Hornet district. He al leges he was engaged to w'ork at the rate of $3 per day and board and that he haa never been paid for his labor. Late this afternoon in district court Ed M. Cooper will plead guilty to the charge of bigamy. Cooper was arrest ed- In Portland about a month charged with wife desertion, serted his wife and took $150 of her money several days after their mar riage here. Upon being brought back he pleaded guilty and was given a Jail sentence by Judge D. T. Miller. It was learned that he had a wife and children at Ogden and the authorities had Intended filing a bigamy charge against him as soon as his sentence was completed. Today he announced his intention to plead guilty to the charge and received his sentence The penalty for bigamy H six months in the county Jail and a fine of $200 or from six months to five years in the penitentiary and a fine of $2000. ago. He de Quaker City for Preparedness. Philadelphia, May 5.—Philadelphia today Indulged In a mammoth pre paredness demonstration, with a big parade of civic and military organiza tions as Its leading feature. The detn lonstratlon was intended to mark the beginning of a campaign by which Pennsylvania hopes to raise 48,000 citi zen soldiers and $500,000 for prepared ness. Antediluvian. (From Judge) Grandma—He'd make you a model husband. Elsie—Last year's model. Grandma! Subsoriba for the Capital Newt, Applied Proverb of Modern Business "Faint heart ne'ar wen fat dollara." Or as John Wanamaker once slated another phase of the equa tion: "Advertising Is no business for the quitter." The man that sticks at it wins. The article with merit that ia advertised day In and day out la the article that turns profits for Its sponsors. The effect of advertising is cumulative. Returns grow big ger with every repetition. There are advertisers using this newspaper that increase their space year after year. And each year their salee en large. They are men who find that advertlelng pays. PUMPING PLANTS BONG INSTAUfD ALONG THE SNAKE The Electric Investment Company Is Putting in a Number of Plants Be tween Nyssa and Weiser. (Staff Correspondence) Payette, May 6.—The Payette branch of the Electric Investment company has already Installed in the territory' be tween Nyssa and Weiser 22 jumping plants for Irrigating tracts of land that are above the present ditches and river In their respective localities. These pumping plants range from two Their aggre is about 320 and they to 125 horsepower each, gate horsepow will pump water for about 2500 acres, mostly In small tracts. There are more of these pumping plants being installed by the farmers this spring than a year ago. It Is an other evidence that the farmers more prosperous. Many of them made money the past six months on high priced hay, in the sale of dairy prod ucts, and in the sale of hogs, cattle and sheep. Everything in the shape of livestock is bringing big prices now. E. M. Grelg of Ontario, agent for the Allis-Chalmers Pump company, has just received one carload of pumps and motors, and other local shipments are coming. The Payette branch of the Electric Investment company has sold for irrigation to the following this spring: H. S. Burroughs, .Short Line Ditch company, Nyssa; H. Bostik, Nyssa; P. N y ssa; Trow, Ontario; John Walker, Weiser; J, K. Sheldon, B. L. Davidson, L. L, Seeley, H. C. Prior. C. L. Peck, all ,.f New Plymouth; and the Payette people: I. W. Kenward, Miles Cannon, Chris Hendricksen, L. V. Patch, W. H. Tren ner. Michael Harris, A. E. Belnap. The Riverside Orchard company, of near Falk, of which M B. Hambly is manager, is installing a 16-horsepower, four-cylinder engine operated with coal oil, for the purpose of irrigating 100 acres of land. The farmers of southern Idaho and eastern Oregon are showing more evi dences of prosperity this spring than they have for a number of years. are pumps Nyssa; 6'. Countryman. W. T. Fellow, Nyssa; A. W. following John Hill, Albert Hill, WILCOX GARAGE AT The Wilcox garage at Burley was totally destroyed by fire Wednesday night, causing a loss estimated at $4'),0U0, automobiles, accessories and building. Twenty-four machines were burned, and according to the word re ceived here, about half the number were tranclent. The loss of the garage and stock was fully covered by Insur ance and also a number of the ma chines. Among the machines burned was the Overland, owned by Neil Mc Cleary, a commercial man, traveling out of Boise. His machine was in sured by a local company. And the Jackass. (From Judge) Imitation Is the slncerest form of; flattery, and the jackass is a much flat tered animal. SAYS FRANK WOODS CO-OPERATION WILL GET BETTER LAWS, t: m*,. .• • • ( ? ■" i §§ V mm ymasL Frank P. Wood». Closer co-operation between the I people and congress ia the slogan of Representative Frark P Woods, of Iowa, recently re-elected chairman of the Rerubtican congressional cam 1 paign committee Citizens can help make better laws in two ways, he ! says —by informing congressmen on legislative needs and by criticizing I bill*. MAY SUIT SALE affording most noteworthy bargains of the season Saturday will prove a day of surprises in Suit values at this store, and a day of special savings for you. The great majority of Sedgley Suits have been assembled in four big lots, each one affording values you positively Si /m should not miss. $ 12 9 ? $ 17 95 $ 22 95 $ 27 9 ~ Sedgley's $15.00 and $18.75 Suits in special May sale. O kY Sedgley's $22.50 and $25.00 Suits in special May sale. ïj\ Sedgley's $27.50 and $31.50 Suits in special May sale. Bedgley's $33.00 to $39.50 Suits in special May sale. J Com© prepared to encounter America's finest Suits at price* fully one-fourth to one-third less than original selling price*. WOMENS APPAREL & MILLINERY % Special Showing Silk Dresses Special Sale of ♦ y BOISES ï y house or ^ COURTESY Overland Bldg.—Eighth St. Coats $12.95 $13.95. T. a. DKVANBY. Mgr. Greetings for Secretary Tumulty. Washington, May 5.—Nearly all of the callers at the White House execu tlve offices today took occasion to offer their personal congratulations to Jo seph P. Tumults', secretary to Presi dent Wilson, on the occasion of his thirty-seventh birthday anniversary. Mr. Tumulty was born In Jersey City, May 5, 1878. Nearly 700 women have taken courses at the Massachusetts Institute of Tech nology since the first woman graduated from the Institution In 1871. The IlllnolB state board of adminis tration has decided to install women in place of men as attendants in all the state asylums for the Insane. Mrs. Mary S. Lockwood, the founder of the Daughters of the American Rev olution, will celebrate her eighty-flfth birthday annive: sary during the pres ent year. Mrs. Nora S. Blatch, who holds a de gree of civil engineer from Cornell uni versity, has fill j. an application in the New York supreme court requiring the American Society of Civil Engineers to admit her as a lember. It is said that an organization of women in Japan numbers 10,000 mem bers, who have sworn never to marry unless their prospective husbands agree to support a movement for obtaining for them equal treatment with men and an improved economic position. LEGAL NOTICE. Boise City Canal Company, Principal Place of Business at Boise, Idaho. Notice. There is delinquent upon the follow ing described stock on account of as sessment levied on the 4th day cf March, 3916, the several amounts set opposite the names of the respective stockholders, as follow's: Certificate No. No. Shares Name. Mrs. Jo Carson. 178 George Feldler. . 174 F. J. Garver and Geo. T. Ostrom. 163 J. C. McIntyre.. 176 Bernard McCoffrey . 129 B. F. Olden.... 121 Wm. H. Smith.. 160 Carl J. Solberg. . 134 And in accordance with law. so mans' shares of each parcel of such stock as may be necessary w'lll be sold at the office of the companj', 309 Overland building, Boise, Ada county, Idaho, on the 20tli day of May, 1916, at 3 o'clock p. m. of such day, to pay delinquent as sessment thereon, together with the cost of advertising and expenses of J. L. NIDAY, Secret a ry, 307 Overland Bldg, Boise. Idaho. FO— M19 Amount $3.50 .16 2 »'3 1/3 5 2.50 1 .50 16 8.00 135 67.60 I .50 3 1.30 sale. SATURDAY ONLY 200 / y, i&DN« I o Choice Hats $5 You'll not f i n d better bargains than these elsewhere in Boise. At the Greatly Reduced Price of *■ f A THE EMPORIUM 917 MAIN 8T OPP. GOLDEN RULE. IS HANDLING THE IRISH SITUATION A v tjßz ms : m » jfealoMagi ■■ mm I • -y ft . : 'x : ' M m ■ r if \K ' j st A i Wi I i I Sir John Maxwell. Sir John Maxwell ia in command of all the British troops in Ireland and is charged with the suppression of the revolt- He enmmarded the troops in Egypt and recently return ed to England. The Futility of Knowledge. (From Judge) "You can't make me believe a college education gits you anything," said the young man who had won two medals for fox-trotting. "Still I always thought college fel lows jvas awful swell," replied the girl. "Nothin' doin'! We got one of them in our office that always sas's 'whom' and 'notwithstandln'. and say. I heard the boss callin' him down today the worst I ever seen. What's the use knowln' them kind of words if s'ou can't talk back?" Colonel Roosevelt never did have the approbation of the circumlocution crowd. O'CEDAR POLISH 50c size 30c Saturday Special M'CRUM DRUG CO. SONNA BLOCK TO LATE TO CLASSIFY GIRLS WANTED at Laundry. once at America M6 CANDY1 CANDY! TOMORROW SPECIAL— Butterscotch squares, this usually sells at 30c pet pound, Saturday, special, 15c Gum! kinds. pound; Again tomorrow, all packages, squares, a pound, 15c: mels, a pound, 15c; lemon drops, a pound, 15c; peanut brittle, a pound, 15c; all day suckers tomorrow two for lc; fresh toasted marshmallows, a half pound, 10c; chocolate covered carmels, half pound, 10c; tiny stick candy, half pound, 10c; zenges, half pound, 10c. THE RACKET STORE Gum: 2 3c; pean i rapped car mtnt lo Kalbus Bros. Opp. Postofflce M5 A REDUCED PRICE ON Community Silver For 10 Day* Only. All Silverware has advanced The Community was In price, the last to advance, but they have finally been compelled to raise prices. But for the next 10 days, sou can buy Community Silver from ua at the old prices. We now have a full stock In 2 grades. Per Plate 10-year guarantee. Reliance Plate, 25-year guar antee. Community guarantee. We carry 8 patterns—all the popular ones. The following gives one an Idea as to the Low prices that Silver can be purchased for: Silver, 50-yaar Teaspoons, Par Plate, set of 6 ... Teaspoons, Reliance Plate, set of 6 .. .$1.10 Teaspoons, Community, set of 6. $2.15 -75c Hundreds of other pieces at Bargain Prices. Store New We are still selling Wall Paper % at bargain prices, due to our oarload buy. If you need Dinnerware, eithar by the piece or set, we have what you want at lower than alaewhare | just let us figure with sets—42 pieces from. prices; you ; $ 1.99 UP Saturday Bargain-This week is Sample Dolls, all sizes and kinds, worth more 99<* À die CHINA SHOfi 821 MAIN STREET.