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Silk Petticoats $1.00
Maeealiae silk petticoats, made with fancy
fkwnce, eoeae in all the wanted colors light
and dark shades. A Clean Sweep Extra Special
for Saturday only at the aominal Jj - (f
(One to a customer)
price of
Week-End Si
y YlfJ,i?? WM tp y
ffiii iviaRe i omorrow tne
35c Neckwear 1 5c
A Clean Sweep of neckwear worth up to 35c
embracing lawn Dutch collars trijnnied with
lace and embroidery, lawn and lace jabots, lawn
side frills and fancy bows. Begular values
to 35c; Clean Sweep Extra Special at, IP
$1.95 Sweater Coats $!.Q0
Women's all-wool, fancy knit sweater
eoats, with semi-roll colter, two pockets
and pearl buttons. These are not odds
and eade, but a full aaosrtmeat embrac
ing all siaes from 34 to 44. Colors are
rc white, Qjcfor gray, black, navy and
Ian. Regular $1.95 sweater coats; Ex
tra Special, Saturday only, d - Afj
if the Clean Sween
'HILE every day since our present Clean
'iggest Day
Sweep Sale started has been a big day.
we propose to make tomorrow the biggest one yet. Selling in all de
partments has been enormous but there yet remains an immense
amount of Clean Sweep Sale items which must be closed out. Daily
arrivals in new Spring merchandise make it imperative that these move
at once. This accounts for the remarkably low prices quoted here.
$4.00 Night Gowns $1.95
An extraordinary Clean Sweep Special in
beautiful night gowns slipover and Em
pire styles. Included are Madeira hand
embroidered gowns, also gowns of fine
nainsook trimmed with German and
French Val and shadow lace. Values up
to $4.00; Clean Sweep Ex- t"j QC
tra Special, choice pLZ7J
Spring Showing
In Lingerie Waists
A new shipment of lawn waists, embroidery and
lace trimmed. There are 10 different styles
to choose from with high neck and long sleeves
or low neck. You usually pay $1.25 for such
waists; Clean Sweep Week-End ACL
Special C
$2.50 Gotham Shirts $1.50
The famous "Gotham" shirts for women, made
of sift; striped" madras, Scotch flannel, Loraine
flannel aad silk striped soiesette. Fast color.
Values to ?2.50; Clean Sweep J-fl Sf
Weok-Ed Special ip L ,UJ
$8.50 Novelty Silk Waists $4.45
Silk aad ohiffoa novelty waists, in a superb as
sortment of styles and colors, values up to
$8.58; Glean Sweep Week-End A J
$1,00 Waists 35c
A geed let of tailored waists and shirts,
made of madras, percale and outing, in
light and dark colorings, vbI- rj pa
ues as high as $1.00; !"&'
25c Collar Pin Sets 18c
Freoeh and Roman gold collar pins, in sets of
two aad three, regular price 25c per 1Q
set; Clean Sweep Week-End Special. . JL O C
50c Vanity and Coin Purses 36c
Faney vanity and coin purses, in oxidized sil
ver aad French gilt, with wrist chain, values
to 56e; Ctam Sweep Week-End Qfi,
Sjpoeial OOt,
New Card Cases
The latest novelties in card cases. Come in
white ivory, silver and gold, silk lined, and
both with and without mirror. iney are very
dainty, and are attractively
priced at $L25, $1.45 and
Clean Sweep
Our Coat Specials
$7.95 Coats $3.95
Black cloth coats, with collar and cuffs of
velvet and sealette. Also, chinchilla and
fancy mixture coats, in gray, tan, navy and
brown. Semi-belted backs and loose effects.
In this lot are also included some Blazer
eoats in plain red and brown and red checks.
Values to $7.95; - -. pi
Clean Sweep 4 M
Sale price PJ.i7J
$12.50 Coats $4.95
Seven-eighths and full length coats, in
chinchilla, diagonals and fancy mixtures.
Golors grays, tans, browns and navy. Some
of these coats have contrasting color collar
and cuffs; others velvet collar and cuffs.
Values to $12.50; A A gT
Clean Sweep 4oU5
Sale price r w
$19.50 Coats $8.95
We include in this lot ney coats that have
just arrived. They are full length and
seven-eighths styles, in zebelines, boucles,
polo doth, diagonals, chinchilla and fancy
mixtures. Colors are black, navy, grays,
tans, browns and red. Velvet and cloth
eollars. Values to $19.50; fa r f pa"
Clean Sweep Sale IpOD
Clean Sweep
Garment Specials
$22.50 Tailored Suits $8.95
These suits represent the latest Winter
styles. They come in gray, brown, wine,
blue, white and fancy mixtures. They are
good material, well tailored and the coats
are well lined. Values range regularly as
high as $22.o0; one of the big
values of Clean Sweep Sale
at, choice
$10.00 Serge Dresses $4.95
Stylish serge dresses, in tan, navy and
Copenhagen, all sizes for misses and women.
They are made with striped collar finished
with lace jabot; piping around waist and
cuffs to match collar. Our regular $10.00
garments; Clean Sweep fa - Aa
Special for A Q
Saturday fTeW
Extra! $6.75 Skirts $2.79
There are only a few skirts in this special.
They are gray stripes and cheoks, white
serges, and white with hairline stripe;
also some corduroys, in tan, brown and
navy. Every skirt in the offer is a regular
$6.75 value; Clean Sweep g. p-n x
Extra Special, as long as S &
they last . nfo a
HHHESE extra specials in Suits, Dresses '
and Sfrfe will be exhausted tomor
row. We suggest thai you shop early.
Our Specials
In Knit Underwear
Jersey ribbed cotton vests and pants, medium
and heavy weight, in cream and gray, regular
and out sizes, regular values up to 75c OP
each; Clean Sweep Week-End Special. OOC
Closing Out Wool Vests and
Pants. '
Cashmere wool vests and pants, in cream and
gray, , regular and out sizes, worth regularly
up to $1.75 each; we want to close out iy
this line so offer you choice at O C
25c Hose 19c
Regular 25c lisle cotton hose; Clean in
Sweep Week-End Special, pair JL 2 G
(35c Hose 29c
Regular 35c lisle cotton hose; Clean nn
Sweep Week-End Special, pair .'. . C
Saturday Meat Specials
FOR tomorrow the Following Specials in
the Meat Department will he found to he
the best values offered locally.
German Pot Roast, i f
Saturday Special, lb. . ... . .... w . . . ''
Extra Fancy Mutton Legs, 1 5c
per lb -
Home Dressed Hens . 20"
per lb "
"Nations" Home Cured Breakfast g K f
Bacon, per lb &J
"Nations" Country style, absolutely pure, Pork Sausage is the
best you can buy.
Try "Natbns" Home rendered Lard None Belter.
Home Dressed Turkeys and Springs.
Fresh Oysters Recebed Daily.
"Nations Special" Bread at 10c
the loaf, is El Paso's best Bread
$1.50 Silk Hose 79c
All-silk and silk-and-lisle 'hose, fine
sheer quality with double soles, heels
and toes, worth 95c and $1.50 tf ff
per pair; Extra ' mjC
p A D
35c Handkerchiefs 12 12c
Strictly all-linen handkerchiefs embroidered
corner, iaitial and embroidered colored border
styles values up to 35c; you
have choke tomorrow
25c Novelties 15c
A splendid lot of pin cushions, powder puff
jars, jewel boxes and salve jars, in oxidized
silver, gold and satin silver finishes, regular
25c values; offered tomorrow, at a 4 pd
dean Sweep Extra Special, at Jj ftf
Week-End Specials
Toilet Articles Extra Specials
25c Listerine 16c 25c Euthymol Tooth Paste 15c
35c Colgate's Tooth Powder 25c Biker's Dental Cream.. 10c
21c 25c Pond's Estract Vanishing
50c Bay Rum 39c Cream 16c
$1 Djer Kiss Face Powder 76c 1 oz. bottles Piver's Sachet
35c Hazeline Snow 29c Powder, Azurea , Incarnate
25c Melba Nail Polish 18c and Florumye; Extra Spe-
50c Cream of Roses 39c cial 50c
25c Rapid Shave Powder. .17c 50c La Dorine Face Powder,
25c Cuticnra Soap 17c all tints; Extra Special. . ,33c
All DeBevoise and H. & W. Brassieres, Tomorrow at 86c urday only, at,W box
$1.25 Pique Gloves 95c
Imported medium weight pique gloves, wrist
length, one clasp, double seams, offered in
black, white, grays, tans and browns, regular
$1.25 gloves; Clean Sweep Week-End QP
Special, pair 2QC
$1 25 Cape Tan Gloves $ft.00
"Meyers-Make" imported English cape tan
gloves, in splendid shades of tan, wrist length
with one clasp, double seams, gusset thumbs,
regular $1.25 gloves; Clean Sweep 4j 1 f
Week-End Special, pair PlUU
50c Evening Scarfs 36c
Dainty evening scarfs of Seco silk, in Dresden
designs and plain colorings. Two yards long,
with hemstitched ends. Regular 50c g
values; Clean Sweep Week-End 600
Special JJ
Mourning Sialionery
Hurd's French percale mourning stationery,
with envelopes to match. This is an extra
fine quality paper and sells regular- jb
ly for 65c a box; Extra Special, Sat- CJLi If
Silk Kimonos $1.95
Long silk kimonos. Empire and loose styles, in flowered de
signs, in pink, light blue, rose, Copenhagen and navy; ribbon
trimmed. A Clean Sweep Special for Saturday d " Q C
only at P A oaO
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$5.95 Hand Bags $L00
A Clean S;vreep of hand bags leather, fabric and silk all
styles and large, medium and small shapes. There are bags
in the lot worth as high as $5.95; you have choice (I fl ff
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Telephone 2576
Return From Washlnjfton In Time to
Beccive Report at Rebel Attacfc on
Troops Near Fabena.
Gen- Kdtrar Z. Steever. eommandtr of.
the department of Texas, returned trom'y
Washington Thursday night, in time to
read the report of the rebel asasult on
three lone sentrymen of the 13th ca.v- j
airy, on the Island below Fabens,
Thursday morning. The report was sent
by Maj. Root. E. U Mlchie, commanding
the three troop3 of the 13th stationed
at Tsleta, Clint and Fabens, but did not
state whether o mot the soldlera re-
turned the fire. The official report was ,
lorwaraeu to wasninfjion. aio addi
tional troops have been ordered to
Fabens, or on the border, the general
Gen. Steever has been In Washington
for a conference of all the commanding
generals of the army, regarding- the
proposed reorganiratlon of the army on
a brigade unit, rather than In depart
ments, as It is at present Gen. Steever
said that nothing was deaid! at the
conference regarding this proposed
change. "While in Washington, Gen.
Seever put I na good boost for the
Fort Bliss enlargement, anl urged that
the post here be made a regimental one
at once, to quarter the troops of the
second cavalry.
Gen. Steever says he will continue to
make his headquarters at Fort Bliss for
the-present, in order that he may oe in
close touch with the troops on the
borde rby wireless, telephone and telegraph.
1 1 Half Store for Rent
i n H
m UCSL IVClcUl J-iULdUUH iu w
I Town. Rent $160.00. I
1 Phone 311. 1
I Ask for W. T. I
Store of Service
(Continued from page 1.)
(Pne ending of th strike is expected to
relieve the situation now, unless reb
els cut the railroad, as it is now said
Sliey will do.
Says Six Troop Trains Are to Come to
Jnareji From Villa Almmada
When Road Opens,
F. StaJlforth, a businees man of Par
ral, whose family Is living In El Paso,
arrived Thursday night from Villa
Ahumada, whre he has been marooned
for the past week. He made the trip
on the hurricane deck of a hand car,
with, four peon Mexicans as the motive
power. He left Chihuahua Saturday
nitfht on a military train under com
mand of CoL Castro. He said that
six troop trains and two repair trains
were being assorabled in Villa Ahu
mada and would move on Juarez as
soon as the bridges were repaired on
the Central.
Stallforth loft Villa Ahumada at 11
oclock Thursday morning with a re
pair train which was sent out to re
pair the telegraph line between Juarez
and Chihuahua. He says 15 bridges
were burned between Villa Ahumada i
and Mesa, a station ten miles south
of Juarez, The handcar was carried
around these burned bridges and he
reached Juarez late Thursday evening.
On the (Wayne saw three bands of reb
els, numbering 10, 15 and 100 men in
each bunch. They shot at the hand
car and its passengers, but made no
effort to stop it
Stallforth said that Kabago was re
ported to have left Chihuahua with
1200 men and three pieces of heavy ar
tillery and was expected to reach Villa
Ahumada Friday and Juarez Saturday
night "El Nino" the ship cannon was
in Villa Ahumada when he left How
ever Mexico North Western officials
received a message from Chihuahua
Friday morning saying that Babago
was still In that city.
McG&Aaranr held by rebels.
Alamos Altos, Chihuahua, Mex.,
Editor El Paso Herald: Jannar
eom?SSed..Jhe Uae Into Mexico in
offlJS?"1. my friend, Augustin Lo
from Aut.e to my ranch, with permits
We hJf r,ica? consul T. D. Edwards!
MalyJustcroS6ed the llne near
rebel. & when we met a band of
tf2 ' tTh0 '""mediately took us cap
whUSS bak of aree hill near
SHeowcr? arrested, we encoun-
ing plenty of horses, firearms tnd
Tours truly.
J. Todd McClammy.
aloni-mrri.01 about 300 who took us
fn The1m- Jh,s tonch was wait
Jofe PeravId de la Fuente and
We we?PCfitHr0.and others,
very nlcelv 7 ,?ays' but treated
tes? possible!" " Shown every cour-
They seom to be well equipped, hav-
SATURDAY ONLY--Box Gano Apples 90e
Those who have not tried our grades of Flour don't know what they have missed
DEFIANCE FLOUR ' ynavermssed.
241bs 75c 48 lbs. ...-. $145
241bs. 90c H 481bs $1.75
We carry all popular Brands in stock.
New Orleans, La., Jan. 24. Veracruz
Is tranquil and conditions in southern
Mexico have greatly improved, accord
ing to dispatches received by the consul
The minister of foreign affairs, Pedro
Lascurain, telegraphed that every pre
cautionary measure has been taken by
the government to protect American
and other foreigners and denied that
there was cause for alarm on the part
of the Washington government
Consul Edwards, at Acapulco, Mex
where fears for the safety of Americans
caused the sending of the cruiser Den
ver, reported today that conditions
there are quiet The Denver has ar
rived and the British warship Shear
water has prepared to depart
Mexico, City. Mex, Jan. 2 -The su
gar crop and nearly all the buildings
of three haciendas belonging to Col.
Pablo Escandon, former governor ol
Morelos, near Cuautla. have been
burned by Zapatistas. The loss is es
timated at more than a million pesos
gold. i
Col. Escandon Is the planter who was
arrested last November by the SpTera
ment on a charge of having paid triD
ute to the Zapatistas for protection.
"Washington, D. C, Jan. 24.-The
war department will bring the West
Point cadets here for president-elect
Wilson's inauguration, whether con
gress appropriates for their expenses
or not if congress does not grant an
appropriation for their expenses while
here the cadets have decided that each
will pay his own bllL
Palermo. Sicily. Jan. 24. P. M. Pen
hall, an American painter, formerly of
San Francisco, committed suicide here
yesterday, in his pocket was a note
saying: "i want to die in ItaU'" It
is believed that he came from Messina
to Palermo and nis ba-rgc shows that
he had rccer.tli ben in Rome ar"l
John W. Puckett of Amarillo, Tex.,
has purchased 600 head of coming
yearlings from M. W. Tatum. of Kent
Tex. The price paid was $31 around.
Puckett also bought of W. T. Jones, of
Fort Davis 1200 head of the same kind
of stock at $80 around. All are to be
delivered In the spring. The deals
were made by D. F. White & Co.
A. C. Francis and C. W. Harrell. of
Midland, Tex., are In El Paso looking:
for range cattle.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 24. "If the
people of the District of Columbia want
a delegate in congress, I will aid them
In getting one," declares congressman
George Curry, of New Mexico, who in
troduced the measure in tho house,
since opposed by the district commis
sioners, providing for district represen
tations on tho floor of congress.
"The idea of having a delegate ap
pointed by the president to represent
tho people of the district to me seems
foolish. Such a man would not repre
sent the people at all, and they could
not defeat him if he did not do what
they wanted. If there is going to be a
delegate, he should certainly be elected
by the people themselves and be re
sponsible to them."
Cairo, 111., Jan. 24. A gap of 400 feet
wide has opened in the levee at Big
lake, on the Misourl side, and water is
pouring through the Fish lake basin.
The Ohio river has reached a stage of
48.2 feet and is slowly rising.
Walmsh at Flood Staged
Terre Haute. Ind., Jan. 24. Wlih the
waters of the Wabash river spreading
over the lowlands. 25 families of Tay
lorvllle and West Terre Haute have va
cated their homes.
Cristiana, Norway, Jan. 24. The Nor
wegian expedition for tho relief of the
German scientists, reported to be suf
fering terrible privations in a remote
part of Spitzbergen, left Advent Bay
for Spitzbergen on Monday, but was
forced to return there today, as the
water tas found open and communica
tion ot:lirl impossible The relief of
the i i- will I impracticable un
til new ice has formed.
Washington, D. C., Jan. 24. Secre
tary of state Knox's reply to the Brit
ish protest against the exemption of
American coastwise shipping from
Panama oanal tolls, assures the British
government that domestic coastwise
trade will not be permitted to extend
into foreign competitive fields.
The reply also gives assurance that
increased tolls will not be laid on for
eign shipping to balance the remission
to American ships. If Great Britain is
not satisfied on these points, America
proposes a special commission of ad
New York, N. Y.. Jan. 24. Men said
to be detectives fired from an automo
bile Into a crowd in Brooklyn, when, ap
parently, they thought themselves in
danger from striking garment workers.
Joseph Milstein. a bystander, was mor
tally wounded. The "detectives" then
jumped from the machine and mingled
with the crowd.
The shooting precipitated furious
fighting, in which a dozen were tram
Died on and lniured. Reserves from po
lice stations dispersed the rioters,
Pueblo, Colo., Jan. 24. While playing
.with a revolver, which he thought was
unloaded, little 10 year old Harold
Sauers, with a playful remark, pointed
the weapon at the head of Edward Ivies,
aged 33, and pulled the trigger, inflict
ing a fatal Injury. Ivies was rushed to
St Mary's hospital where he died about
an hour later, a blood clot having
formed on his brain.
Ivies s home Is In Robberson, Oklo.,
and he had been in Pueblo only a short
Phoenix, Ariz., Jan. 24. Arizona
property must be assessed at full valu
ation under an order issued to county
assessors by the tax commlsion today.
ThlB was always law, but until the
commission was created there was no
way to enforce it The average assess
m nt is about 50 percent, and counties
Tvlirie the percentage is lower con
tribute Vss than their share to the
Slate cxpc-
(Continued from page 1.)
provements reported favorably the
Katy consolidation bill.
Prohibition Question.
' Efforts to keep the prohibition ques
tion out of the proposed call for a
constitutional convention failed, and it
looks as if there may be another state
wide prohibition election if the reso
lution can be finally passed.
Constructive Legislation.
Much 'in the way of constructive leg
islation will be accomplished at the
present session in the event the mem
bers, accept the offer of the governor as
announced in his inaugural speech. The
governor appealed for cooperation and
declared he would meet the lawmakers
half way in any measure for the wel
fare and benefit of the people and the
state. It is already apparent that this
legislature Is radically different from
that of two years ago, and It may be
observed that the chief executive has
also displayed a disposition to do all he
can to get some needed and wholesome
laws enacted during the present session.
Members of both houses are very
much pleased 'with the governor's atti
tude toward the educational institutions
of the state and in the event sufficient
appropriations are not made for these
institutions, the governor made it plain
that the fault would be with the legis
lative, and not with the executive
branch of the government Th"e same
may be said of the penitentiary system
of the state. The governor wants hu
mane laws for the government of the
convicts and favors total abolishment
of the bat and it is understood he also
favors the bill by representative Hill,
of' Walker county, for the issuance of
$3,000,000 of bonds by the state to
place the penal system under a per
manent financial basis.
Many BIIIh Introduced.
Exaotly 250 bills have thus far been
Introduced In both branches of the leg
islature. Of that number 156 were in
troduced In the house and 94 in the sen
ate. Thus, even if no more bills are in
troduced, the lawmakers would have
sufficient work to keep them busy for
the next 30 days. There has been a
marked absence of freak bills in the
number introduced, which shows that
the present legislature means business.
These bills cover a wide range of sub
jects. Interest On Judgments.
Senate judiciary committee No. 1 has
reported favorably a senate bill provid
ing that all judgments shall bear 10
percent interest from the date of such
judgments. This bill is by senator
Townsend. At present the usual rate is
either 6 'or 8 percent There was a nU
norlty adverse report however, on this
measure, which indicates a fight may
be made on its passage.
Sacramento, Callt. Jan. 24. State
senator J. B. Sanford, Democratic na
tional committeeman of California, In
troduced a resolution in the senate to
day commending United States senator
John D. Works. Rpniihllwin Pmon'Mcrit,.
J Two years ago senator Sanford In
troduced a resolution for the recall of
aaoH-uir noras. since men Works has
made a. speech declaring against the
conduct of the Progressive party in
California and has been called upon by
various Progressive leaders to resign.
Washington It c Ton o, -r
I Margaret Zan'e Witch'er. of Salt Lake
-i-jr, iuuj- ueiiverea tne vote of the
Utah electors to the president of the
senate. She was the first woman to
appear among the meaaensers coming
In from the various states. She trav
eled 388 miles and received $585 for
her mileage.
5 Acres for $1250.00.
1-3 cash, balance monthly.
This property will double m
value while you are paying
for it.
The Post Office Is Behind.
Shoe Clearance Still Going On
215 S. El Paso St.
El Paso Book Co.
Circulating Library
Buy the best
We do
Geo A. Mansfield & Co
Mills Building
Nashville, Tenn.. Jan. 24. Prof. W.
B. Webb, of Bell Buckle. Tenn., Demo
crat was elected United States senator
todav for the term ending March 4
nt He d. fated M T T!ran, of
Nashville, Iemot.ra.t. ;; to 53.
While the band, of which he had been
principal musician for several months,
played funeral marches, the body of
Clarence G. Adams, of the second cav
alry, who died Wednesday at the post
hospital, -was escorted through the
streets of Ei Paso to the union station
Friday morning. Funeral services t-d
been conducted .by the Odd Fellows at
the chapel. 50S Texas street at 10
oclock. The body was then placed in
the hearse and 'with six noncommis
sioned officers of the regimeat acting
as pall bearers, was escorted to the
Lieut Jas. F. Mooney was in com
mand of the escort
Clarence G. Adams was a native of
Saco, Me., to which place the body
will be shipped tonight for interment.
He was 37 years of age and had served
1 years in the army, having enlisted
in the second cavalry band last July. He
is survived by a wife and two sons.
Denver, Colo., Jan. 24. Railroads are
powerless to pi event the use of intra
state passes to' interstate travel, ac
cording to the ttstimony of G. W. Mar
tin, general agejit of the Chicago, HokTs.
Island 4 Pacific before interstate coti
mree commissioner Harlan todav
Martin admitted that his company had
issued many pasres to Burlington.
Colo., near tte state line He said tha
conductors Trent instructed to collect
full fare from th point where the pas
senger boarded the train if he con
tinued his Joury beyond the limits
or th state.
Paris. France, JP" -4 Aristide Br!
and, the new Frfn h premier, wis
seised with an attr K ..f f ncope In tn-
chamber of depotief ru- fBUW a"'i-
ical atttntlon was yn '" i "
quickly recovered.
Vn dfimt action, relative to forming
.nnroaniTAtion wail taken by t'16 bui'd-
ers of th city at t' ir meeting Thnr
,i, O'iH fio ' ' r--sent a"1 't
i- d, ,i' 1 to cal" -' n. --al "leetng
at a !.' tial

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