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STATEMENT OF CLOTHING SUPPLIED
BY THE QUARTERMASTER GENERAL The following statement Is author ised by the quartermaster general: Adequate supplies of clothing have been provided for all of the men 'n the service of the American armies, and If -proper deliveries are made by the manufacturers and the transpor tation system an unterruptedly ade quate supply for all future needs is assured. Due to delays by manufacturers of materials and by manufacturers of clothing and also by congested rail road transportation, delivery delin quencies on contracts variously range from 6 to 18 per cent. To Dec. 1, 1917, the following sup plies had been contracted for and de liveries made to the armies for Im mediate use: Blankets contracted for, 17,931,682; delivered, 6,990,236. Woolen cloth for overcoats contract ed for, 5,691,350 overcoats;) delivered, t,026.346. Suits of winter underwear, contract ed for, 15,431,021 drawers and 12,826 - ■824 undershirts; delivered, 6,642,160 drawers and 4.306.343 undershirts. Woolen cloth for uniforms contract ed for 21?,966.958 yards; delivered, 11, 299,867 yards, made up into 2,834,367 breeches and 2.378,511 coats. Woolen cloth for shirts contracte! for. 36.165.081 yards: delivered 10.990 Bra Winter Motoring Cold weather need not stop motoring. Side Curtains — inexpensive artificial heating—if necessary—are sufficient to make any car comfortable even in the coldest weather. There are many advan tages to winter driving: Time saved—Winter walking is hard, sloppy and cold. Family benefits—More outdoor life. Greater efficiency—You can work so much better. Help your country—By being more ef ficient. Buy your car now. Due to the scarcity of materials they are bound to advance in price. HOME OF CHEVROLET— The Powerful Four. ELGIN— The Capable Six. LEXINGTON— The Minute Man Six. KING EIGHT— The Car of No Resets. The above range in price from $700 to $2000. REPUBLIC TRUCKS— The Popular Truck. 3-4 to 5-ton capacity. SERVICE TRUCKS— "THE Best Truck Made." 1 to 5-ton capacity. PARRETT TRACTOR— The One-Man Tractor. The above range in price from $950 to $5000. Gem State Motor Co. Phode 86. 916 Grove Street Boise Ht Home. Nampa «5 205 yards, made up into 6,676,444 shirts, v Shoes contracted for, 21,117,612 pairs; delivered, 8,525,298 pairs. Hats contracted for, 8,092,021; deliv ered, 3,664.091. Cecil & Cecil. Chiropractors, Mc Carty building. Nervous troubles and diseases of women and children a spe cialty.—Adv. tf. We can sell you diamonds In 4^4 carat at 11500, down to small stones at 112.60. Hitchcock, Jeweler, 926 Main. Open evenings.— Adv. D24 Mickey's taxi— Adv. tf Always on the Job. 266. Signet rings, solid gold, In gents, at |5 to $12.60. Hitchcock, Jeweler. 926 Main. Open evenings.—Adv. D24 NOTICE. The annual meeting of the stock holders of Thurman Mill Ditch com pany will be held Monday, Jan. 7, 1917, at 2 o'clock p. m.. at the Isaac Bedal ranch for the purpose of elect ing officers and transacting such oth er business as may properly come be fore this meeting. H. E. AUSTIN. Sec'y. R. No. 1, Box 102-A, Boise, Ida. D7 Sun. only D 30 BUY HIM AN OVERCOAT. It's a Handsome Gift. THE MARKS CO IDAHO'S LEADING CLOTHING STORE LOTS OF SUITS Are bçjng sold for gifts. Get one in our Big Sale. »mciS' tiiiis formen TOMORROW - THE LAST XMAS SHOPPING DAY BUY USEFUL GIFTS THIS YEAR! --IT'S PATRIOTIC THIS BIG STORE IS BRIM FULL OF USEFUL ARTICLES FOR MEN AND YOUNG FELLOWS. FROM A HAT TO THE SOCKS WE ARE HEADQUARTERS FOR WEARABLES. WE CAN HELP YOU SELECT FOR HIM, AND HELP GUIDE IN SE LECTING. THE HEAVY BUYING THE PAST MONTH HAS NOT SHATTERED OUR ASSORTMENTS AS WE KEEP OUR STOCK UP THROUGHOUT THE SEASON. — - ------- ■ - _ • _ We Are Receiving New Goods All the Time: New Hats new Shirts, new Caps, new Gloves, new Over coats, new Suits, received and put in stock this week The Prettiest Ties in the City Are Right Here Waiting for You Piles and Piles of Them 50c, 75c, $1 to $3.50 Our assortments of 50c Ties are immense and the Ties are beautiful. Our $1 Ties are what ordinary department stores call $1.50 Ties and they cut the price to $1.15 or $1.20. Regulation Black Military Ties, 50c. BUY AN OVERCOAT FOR FATHER, BROTHER OR BOY HERE'S THE BILL OF FARE: Your Choice of $15 Coats for..........$12.75 Your Choice of $18 Coats for..........$14.50 Your Choice of $20 Coats for..........$16.50 Your Choice of $25 Coats for..........$19.50 Your Choice of $30 Coats for..........$24.50 Your Choice of $35 Coats for..........$28.50 Your Choice of $40 Coats for..........$33.50 Your Choice of $50 Coats for..........$41.50 There's Never Too Many Shirts in a Man's Wardrobe The better kind of Shirts is always one of the most wanted articles of apparel. Look our Shirt Stock through and listen to our Shirt tale. NECKBAND SHIRTS, STIFF CUFFS OR SOFT FRENCH CUFFS, MILITARY ATTACHED CQLLARS, LAY DOWN ATTACHED COLLARS— 91.00. $1.50, $2.00, $2.50 to $10.00. SWEATERS For the Cold January and February days, an Ideal Gift. Coat Sweaters made of Rope Yam, heavy and all wool Ruf Neck Collars. Closed Front Sweaters with "V" neck, with and without collars, in finç Worsted or Rope Stitch. Jersey with button fronts or turtle neck in a great variety of colors and kinds. PRICES ON SWEATERS AND JERSEYS, $2.50 to $15 Why Not Give a HAT? Anyone can make use of another hat, if he has a soft hat, buy him a derby. Advance styles are here ready for you. KNAPP-FELT HATS............ $4.00 DOBBS & CO.'S.................$5.00 DUNLAP'S .....................$5.00 BORSALINO ...................$5.00 KNAPP-FELT DE LUXE........ $6.00 YOU COULD PLEASE HIM WITH A BOX OF COLLARS Ide Collars, E. & W., and Arrow Collars, Soft and Stiff Collars, 6 for $1. Silk Collars, 6 for $1.50. OR A BOX OF PURE SILK OR LISLE SOCKS or Cashmere Socks. Lisle, 6 for $1.50 or $2.00 Cashmere, 6 for $1.50, $2, $3 or $5. Silk, 6 for $3, or,$4.50 or $6. CAPS We have made arrangements with Geo. P. Heid & Co., America's largest and best Cap Makers, to handle the "Heid Caps'' exclusively in Boise. , You will now find advance showings of early Spring Styles— $1.50 and up. HAD YOU THOUGHT OF A LOUNGING 1 ROBE? Solid Colors, Indian Designs anji Many Excellent Colorings and Patterns— $5, $6'. $8. $10 and up.