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Friday, Sept. 26. 1919.
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EL PASO HERALD
Dr. and Mrs. E. R.
For A Visit; Will Have Home In Dallas
DR AND MRS. E. R- CARPENTER
bare arrived In the city for a visit
of a few days and are guests at Hotel
Paso del Norte. Dr Carpenter re
ared his discharge In May from the
art!? in which he sered as captain
denng the war and since then he and
IXtk. Carpenter have been in New
tk city At the conclusion of their
. s.t here, while Dr. Carpenter Is at
go Dallas. Tex., where they will
-ake ihelr future home. Or. and Mrs.
arr. r.ted lived is this city prior to
"-e r going to California where they
-eira ned during Dr. Carpenter's ser-
-e .t the army.
Wra Nelson Miles Holderman, niece
I
Y.W.C.A.PhysicalTrainingCommittee j
Meets Saturday; New Director Coming
THE new physical director for the
Young Women's Christian assocl
a'.on. Miss Carol Cotton, of Minne
sota, will arrive in the city to assume
er duties on Saturday. Miss Cotton
s a graduate of the Chicago Normal
School of Physical Education. All of
the physical directors of the T. W C.
A have been students from this
s-ohol The physical training com-r-.ittee
of the T. W. C A, of which
Mrs. Robert Holllday is chairman, will
meet at 4 oelock Saturday afternoon
rt the club house. The gymnasium
- asses of the T. W. C. A. will begin
n Thursday. October 1.
The Missionary society of Asbnry
Mctaodlst church met Thursday after
noon at the parsonage of the church.
it :1! Mrs. F. D. Splawn presiding. The
-"P.c for the afternoon's discussion
as soo'al service, and various phases
ere discussed by Mrs. W. T. Bush,
"rs. C E. Bryan. Mrs. C H. Rhodes
-.d Mrs W. U. Carre. The report of
- e -ear's work was made and it was
-aieci that the society had raised a
-r.i of $1500. A social hour followed
- meeting in honor of the new mem-se-s
present, who Include Mrs. F. A.
aihoun. Mrs. E. B- Gunning. Mrs. W.
"THE STORE
FOR THRIF
TY PEOPLE."
Specials
Mothers Will Appreciate These
Values in Boys' Suits For Fall
Here's news of utmost im
portance to mothers of sturdy
boys. A fortunate buy en
ables as' to offer a choke se
lection of Boys' Suits, made
of good woolen mixtures, lined
pants, in a variety of pat
terns and style; .suae- by
one of the best known dott
ing houses in America; sixes
9 to 17. On sale Saturday at
$6.95 up
Juvenile rSuits for smaller
boys, ages 3 to 8; extra
good quality; nifty styles
Priced jo en
upward from.. vO.OU
For Saturday selling only we of
fer Men's Gray and Blue Ooam
bray Work Shirts, good material,
fast colors. Our regular SL2a
grade.
on sals at . ,
98c
! The Bee Hive
208 E. Overland St.
There's A Style
For Every Woman '
"How smait!" is your pleasant exclamation when you dis
cover how thoroughly we have conquered the art of adapting
the most approved styles to your individual needs.
"How useful!" you say when you have looked over our dis
play of Fall Suits, Dresses, Coats, Blouses and Millinery,
finding everything for all walks of life.
"How reasonable!" is your comment on our prices for Quality
Toggery.
With the chill of fall here reminding you of autumn needs in
millinery and outer garments we invite you to look over our
individual creations that are daily pleasing hundreds of El
Paso women.
Woman 's Toggery
Exclusive Styles Moderate Prices
218 Mesa Ace.
Mail Orders Intelligently Hied.
Carpenter Return
of Mrs. Julia A. Sharp, and cousin of
Fredrich R. Warner, is in the city
for a visit at the Sharp home, while
en rente to her home in Santa Ana.
California. Mrs. Holderman comes
from San Antonio, where she has been
visiting her husband. Capt. Holder
man, 23rd Infantry, stationed In Camp
Travis. Capt. Holderman. who re
cently returned from overseas, was
in the -'lost battalion" of the battle
of the Argonne. in command of a
company. He was decorated by Gen.
John Pershing with the Distinguished
Service Cross and also received the
crolx de guerre, four citations and
nalm. Mrs. Holderman will be her
annt's guest until Sunday
Mrs. S. T. Bowda, with her two
children. Cecil and Noel, of Richmond.
Texas, are in the city visiting Mrs.
Bowda's sister. Mrs. Hubert M. Smith.
M. Springer and Mrs. Splawn. Re
freshments were served by Mrs. Bryan
and Mrs. A. H. Faller.
VICTIM OF AUTO ACCIDENT
IN CRITICAL CONDITION
Miss Delia Coffee. Ill Cpson ave
nue, who was Injured In an automo
bile accident Wednesday night. Is
till in a critical condition at Hol
ston hospital, according to attend
ants there. The young woman's head
was injured when the automobile in
which she was riding collided with
a street car on Myrtle avenue.
AD CLOT MEMBERS AWAY I
NO LUXCnEOX FRIDAY
The El Paso Adclub did not hold its
regular weekly luncheon Friday ow
ing to the fact that delegates to he
ad man's convntion In New Orleans
have not yet returned. The delegates
are expected today or tomorrow un
less Olsrupiea tram service
further rie.lav. The delegates Who l0
return lmmeaiateiy hub
will report on the convention at the
meeting next moay.
Prof. Felix Fournler will hold an
other meeting at the Women's dub
for the teachers who desire to take
a French course, at ! P. K, Saturday.
Sept. 11. Adv.
"THE STORE
FOR THRIF
TY PEOPLE."
Specials
Special
indoeesK n t
for Satur
day a pair,
of" Black'
Cat Hose
FREE with
each suit.
Come to us for Boys' or
Girls' Union Suits. Good
quality. Priced as low as
90c
Dry Goods Co.
208 E. Overland St.
TER
PTC
did
EI
First Three Plays In One
Nisrht. Oct. 2. On Hieh i
School Stage.
El Paso's municipal theater will ;
open In the High school auditorium on :
October 2 with the presentation of j
three one act playa The plays to be!
presented are "Nettie," a farce by the I
Indiana humorist George Ade; "The
Neighbors," by Zona Gale, and "Thej
Larid of Heart's Desire." by the Irish ;
poet. William Butler Teats.
The cast of "The Neighbors'" is as
follows: Miss Estella Brick, Mrs. J. H
Brlndley. Milam J Garrett. Richard
Amador, Mrs. Marguerite K. Stevens.
Miss Dorothy Lachland. and Miss
Marie Wallace.
The cast for "The Land of Heart's
Desire' Is as follows: Mrs. Grace Zohn.
Miss Nellie May Bowen. George T.
Foster. Nat S. Russell. Miss Dorothy
Lachland and Dr. Holman.
The cast for "Nellie" is as follows:
W. E. Gorton. Nat S. Russell. Herman
Rosche and Jerome Lapowski.
The plays are being presented under
the direction of Tjieodore Viehman.
AMUSEMENTS
.Advertisement .
ELLANAY MABEL NORMAXD.
Mabel Normand delighted and tickled
hundreds of her admirers at the El
lanay theater yesterday when she ap
peared tn her greatest comedy success,
"Upstairs."
This comedy is called "a rag time
romance" and that description fits it
n.rfutt. I, i- mnA rush of iaxr.
n .nrf .Mmmv. In which ennid
tg ever evioenc
It is without Question the funniest
picture in which Mabel Normand has
ever appeared and its humor is of the
Jolly, spontaneous kind that always
brings lonn a real nearly uugo.
Don't fail to see "Upstairs." at the
Ellanay theater, either today or to
morrow. WIGWAM GREAT COMEDY BILL.
The Wigwam today hag a great com
edy bill headed by a return engage
ment 'of "Fatty" Arbuekle's Para
mount comedy, "A Desert Hero.
"Charlie from the Orient" known as
the -Chinese Charlie Chaplin." will be
seen In an L-Ko comedy, "An Oriental
Romero." in which the famous L-Ko
beauties appear. There will also be an
International News on the bHI.
Tomorrow the Wigwam will show
another of those superb Joe Martin
comedies, "The Jazz Monkey." with
Joe Martin, the trained chimpanzee,
doing stunts: Al Jennings in an inci
dent of his bandit career, "Fate's
Mockery." and a Christie comedy.
GRECIAN" AVITA STEWART.
Vltagraph's btg special thrilling
spectacle, "The Wreck." in which Anita
Stewart, Harry Morey and B. K. Lin
coln are starred, will be shown at the
Grecian theater today for the last and
final time. '
This Is a thrilling and absorbing
storv and those who did not see it at
the 'Grecian theater yesterday are
urged to be sure to attend today, as
it is a picture everyone should see and
enjoy.
GREAT FILM AT BIJOU.
Broken commandments, love and
sorrow and repentance, and a strange
three-sided romance, made the photo
play. "Broken Commandments," which
opened yesterday at the Bijou theater,
one of the strongest and most sympa
thetic In which Gladys Brockwell ever
has appeared. It will be shown for the
last time today, and there will be no
children's tickets sold.
VIOLA DANA TODAT.
That popular little devil. Viola Dana,
will be at the Unique today and to
morrow in a return showing of "Satan
Junior." one of the most delightful
comedy dramas this little star ever
rlayed in. If you failed to see this
play when it was here several months
ago. take advantage of this oppor
tunity and see It this time.
"The SLEEPING LIOX."
Monroe Salisbury, the eminent ac
tor. will appear at th Aihambra today
in a thrilling drama. "The Sleeping
Lion." a play with everything that
goes to make a successful entertain-
ment. There are thrills galore, sus
pense, romance and fights, and the
whole works out to a satisfactory
endiri?.
THEA
am & nrni
InTllTTll
1 PeopleRiotln Money; Want The Best
i From Shows To Shoes It Is The Same
l .iMr - -m, -mL mm,
CHINESE "BLOSSOM
Theatrical Manager 54 Can'
Put Toe in Mouth; Knows
El Paso Since '93.
"QEOPLE have more money than
JT ever and they want to spend it.
and when they spend it, they want
the best they can get: the day of
cheap stuff at least for the pres
ent is over," asserted Charlie A.
Goettler, business manager for
"Chin Chin." coming to the Crawford
next week. "From shows to shoes
it is the same. They want the beat,"
Goettler. who is 54 years of age and
can still kiss his own tee he proved
it to the satisfaction of Ed Maxwell
today has been coming to 1 Paso
since he was a mere 'boy. His first
visit was here in 1893 with "Wang,"
one of the fi-st of the latter day
musical shows, and he stayed then
In The Herald building, which was
the Central hotel. He says the street
was full of Chihuahua dogs and that
he could look out of his third story
window all over the city, as the Shel-
Letters Published By Roosevelt's
Biographer, Reveal The Colonel's
Intimate Knowledge Of All Literature
NEW TORK. Sept. IS. Delving into
the mine of ISO.MO letters which
Theodore Roosevelt wrote during hlf
public career, Joseph Bucklln Bishop,
the colonel's biographer, in the Octo
ber issue of Scribner's magazine,
brings to light a number of "gems in
the Intimate correspondence between
the former president of the United
Sta'es and Sir George Otto Trevelyan,
Bart, O. M.. English statesman and
author, with whom the great Ameri
can enjoyed a rare friendship covering
20 veara.
Mr. Bishop's paper, the second of
the series, entitled "Roosevelt and
Trevelyan." reveals the many sided
Roosevelt as "an insatiable reader of
books," his warm sympathy for
authors and his broad and profound
knowledge of ancient and modern lit
erature. Even amid the cares of the
presidency. Mr. Roosevelt, it is shown,
maintained a regular correspondence
with leaders of literary and intellec
tual life both in this country and
Europe. In Sir George Trevelyan,
nephew of the historian Macauley, he
found a man singularly responsive to
bis own intellectual tastes and icnowi-
I .de-e.
The correspondence began when
he was governor of New York and con
j tinued until a few months before Mr.
Roosevelt's death.
"Wished to Be Real president.
"I certainly would not be willine to
hold the presidency at the cost of
failing to do the things which makes
the real reason why I care to hold it
at all,", he w rote to Sir George on May
28, 1904. "I had much rather be a real
president for three years and a half
than a figurehead for seven years and
a half. 1 think I can truthfully say
that I now have to my credit a sum
of substantial achievement and the
rest must take care of itself."
Previously, in 1899. Trevelyan had
ent governor Roosevelt a copy of the
first part of his history, "The Ameri
can Revolution," which made a deep
Impression on its recipient and which I
he praised for "its interest, delightful '
humor, absolute falrmindedness and'
exactness of narrative." an opinion I
which was shared by senator Lodge ;
and Elinu Root, both of w horn later j
joined with-Roosevelt in buying a sil
ver lovincr cup and sending -it to Sir,
George as a token of their apprecia-
Hon. Roosevelt, his biographer says!
was always on the alert for writers of j
only "even moderate fame" and of en
couraging them with friendly letters!
ana invitations o visit mm ai uie ,
white house or Oyster Bay.
The books that made the president,
happy covered a remarkable range, !
history, fiction, philosophy, travel, zo- i
logy, ornithology, anthropology, re-
lurlon ana art. and he said tney gave
him ease and relaxation he could get ;
in no other way, not even on horse
back!" Roosevelt Apothegms.
Statements and apothegm a charac
teristically Rooseveltian abound in
this collection of letters. Some of
them are here reproduced for the first
time in any newspaper:
A ereat. free people owes it to
Itself and to mankind not to sink into
helplessness before the powers of
evlL"
'Unfortunately for us, small men
do most of the historic teaching m
the colleges. The great historian must
have the scientific spirit, able to mar
shal and weigh tne iacts.
"The presidential oxtice tenas to put
premium upon a man's keeping out
of trouble rather than upon his ac
complishing res v Its. The electorate
is very apt to vote with its back to
the future."
"I do not think the average Ameri
can multimillionaire a very high typ
and I do not much admire him. un
the whole, our people are, spiritually
as well as materially, on the average
better and not worse off than thej
were 100 years ago
"Each man knows where his own
shoe pinches. I liae h-id a most vivid
realization or wnat it must nave
meant to Abraham Lincoln, in the
midst of the heartbreaking anxieties
of the civil war, to have to take up
his time tryinp to ?at.sfy candidates
for postmaster "
"There are numerous and grave
evils Incident to free government, but,
after all is said and done. I cannot
imagine any real man being willing to
lip under ar.y otnr system.
as t-oi throuph th1 u. .-uf of his v. il'i
GIRLS"
"CHIN CHIN."
&lalVmU &otil $r
w mtVLil
cussing the money the people have
and the luxury they desire. "The
man who cannot get together a big
organization of good people can't get
oy. t nere is a growing aemana lur
somethlng better, more skillful,
larger.
"People In the road towns as a rule
don't see the metropolitan production
and they are gettinc tired of it.
What used to go in the small town,
goes no longer. They demand a pla
as large, as clever, as sparkling and
as capably played as the New Tork
audience gets. The smaU town mind
is growing with brutal rapidity, and
as it grows the old standards of mus
ical comedy cease to please.
"Managers who are going to keep
in the game will have to give them
something more stimulating to the
imagination, more artistic, with more
originality, and a simpler yet larger
horizon.
"People have been looking at the
old things so long they are tired.
For a long time they looked at them
because they didn't know the stage
could offer anything better. Now
they are rebellious, and it is up to
the producers to make good."
s
daring! He was at heart a Lucifer,
that child of thundar and lover of the
battle's hottest heat."
"The more X read Carlyle the more
hearty grows my contempt for his
profound untruth fulness and for his
shrieking deification of shams!"
Ao Toougnt or aubsmmuob.
"I have never understood public men
who get nervous about assassination.
written snoruy axter tee aiiacs upon
his life tn Milwaukee in 1911.) For
the last 11 years I have, of course, un
derstood that I might at any time be
shot and probably would be shot some
tune, i uinK x nave come ozr uncom
monly welL I cannot understand any
serious minded public man not being
so absorbed in the great and vital
questions with which be has .to deal
as to exclude thoughts of assassina
tion. It ts not a question of courage."
CoL Roosevelt, in what was prob
ably one of his last letters to Sir
George in 19 IS, referred to the fact
that his four sons and a sonlnlaw
were fighting for the allies. After
referring to them in terms of affec
tion and that he would not for any
thing "have them anywhere else. he
concluded: I fear we would welcome
their return home, each with an arm
or a leg off. so that they could feel
that they had played their parts man
fully and yet we could nave them
back!
72-Year-Old Hubby Is
Not Lazy, Says Judge
Indianapolis, IndL, Sept. 25. Lazy
huSbands who have passed their three
score and twelve mark are finding
consolation in a decision of acting
judge T. J. Moll, in city court. John
William Bell s 69 year old wile com
plained that her 72 year old spouse
was laxy. The court held that a man
of those years can hardly be classed
as a laxy husband and took the case
under advisement.
ORDERS DEMOBILIZATION CAMP
AT FORT BLISS DISCONTINUED
The demobilization camp at Fort
Bliss was ordered discontinued Thurs
day by the vrar department, after
seven months use. The caraa will be
used a while longer, Capt. W. P. Mo(-
xet, or nee r in charge, says, to take
care of any men who may be on their
way to Fort Bliss for discharge.
Tne camp was started in February
and more than 19,000 men have bees
discharged through It. Officers at the
camp say the demobilization cost at
Fort Bliss has been much less than It
has been at any other camp.
MASONS WILL HAVE BANQUET
IN THEIR TEMPLE TONIGHT
Gen. Robert L. Howze ami Rev. P.
R. Knickerbocker will speak at the
banquet in the Masonic temple to
night, which Is to follow the meeting
of El Paso Lodge No. 136. A. F. & A.
M. It is past pasters night with this
lodge. Music for the banquet will be
furnished by the Shrine band.
EL PASOANS DID XOT GO
TO K. OP P. MEETING
Owing to the bad weather, the rep
resentation from El Paso lodge. No.
82, Knights of Pythias, did not go to
Magdalena. X. 1L, to attend Friday's
session of the Xew Mexico grand
lodge. V. S. Goen, past grand chan
cellor of Texas; J. J. Finney, Keeper
of records and seal of the local lodge,
and John Wyler had planned to at
tend. EGYPTIAN HENNA SHAMPOO
(For hair of all colors)
C o m b i n ation
shampoo and
scalp treatment
. cleans and
beautifies the
hair, stops dan
druff, prevents
falling hair. If
druggist can't
supply you,
send 510 for
full size bottle,
rrepaid.
W. I. WELLS MFC. CO.
1116 TS. Oregon st EI Paso, Texas.
JUDGE FAVORS
CHANGING LI
12 Convictions In 31 Mur
der Cases; No Death Sen
tences Given.
That the criminal court procedure
of Texas should be reformed to the
extent of gtTinff a speed j- trial to
persons beld on charges where the
evidence is certain t demand ab ac
quittal Is the opinion of Judge W. D.
Howe, of the th district. Is ren
dering his charge to the lory IB the
case of Mrs- Emma Holgnln. oa trial
for murder in connection with the
death of her husband, he took oc
casion to point out the defeats of a
state law demanding that a person
charged with manslaughter should
have to be remanded to iall and await
indictment by a grand Jury and addi
tional delay for trial in the district
court, regardless of the fact that the
defendant's action was a clear case of
seif defence
Judge Howe said that the Texas ju
dicial system should be modernized
to the extent that persons held on
chances In which the circumstances
would demand an Instructed verdict.
could be tried by a coroners Jury and
disposed of at once. He said that this
system was now In use in many states
of the union and was growing popular
throughout the countrr.
He said that an investigation of
murder trials m 1 Paso county lor
the Dast three Tears disclosed that 12
convictions had been secured ont of a
total of 31 cases tried. Of the 19 ac
quittals. 15 defendants bad been re
leased as a result of Instructed ver
dicts. While no death sentences have
been assessed, judge Howe stated that
had received sentences ranging from)
five to 30 years In the state peniten-l
tiary.
FAT COWS BRING $70 A HEAD;
RANGE REPORTS ARE DELAYED
The Panhandle, and Southwestern
Stockmen's association headquarters
In El Paso received Thursday the re
port of cattle shipments tn the Sham
rock, Texas-Oklahoma, district, among
which was fiat of a carload of fat
cows sold by Art 'Wllloughby, of
Benonlne, for S70 a head to Tip
Mooney. of Oklahoma City, Ok la.
Other shipments during the week
ending September 20. the report of
which was delayed by nenarrlval of
mails, were:
Boy Williams. IS cars of cows, from
Benonlne to Oklahoma City; H. E.
Miller, one car of cattle, from Rows
dell to Kansas City; M. T. Powell, one
car of fat calves, from Rowsdell to
Kansas City; Emmett Le Forse, two
cars of cows, from Shamrock to Kan
sas City; R. L. Wheeler, one car of
cattle, from Shamrock to Oklahoma
City; J. W. Ounter. one car of heifers,
from Shamrock to Oklahoma City; R.
L. George, one car of mixed cattle,
from Benonlne to Oklahoma. City; L.
H. Webb, one car of heifers, from Me
Leon to Kansas City; K. T. and C
Davis, seven cars of mixed cattle, from
Benonlne to Kansas City; R. L. George,
seven cars of two year old steers,
from Oklahoma City to Benonlne.
PRESIDENT BRITE EXPECTS
KENYON BILL TO BE PASSED
L. C Brite, president of the Pan
handle and Southwestern Stock mens
association, has Just returned front
Washington, D. C. where he went to
appear before the senate agricultural
committee to support of the Hendrick
Kenyon bllL
Mr. Brite thinks the bill will be re
ported favorably by the committee.
However, members of the committee
are not expressing their sntiments.
but are maintaining a "Indicial state
of mind." until the evidence is all in. !
Opening Announcement
Jane D. McDougal wishes to announce the opening of the
HOSIERY EMPORIUM
TOMORROW
i
rA cordial invitation is extended to her friends and all who are in
terested in securing the best in hosiery, handkerchiefs and novelties,
to visit this department tomorrow, f ' T" '
Jane D. McDougal
208 Texas St.
"Week-End
Specials"
Saturday
at the
, o
CBtATta tL PJtSO'3
Hosiery Department
Women's S3k Hose in lace, drop iiUch and plain Black.
Aiie and colon An mutual value Regaisritj sold
at $1 50 and $1.75 &-f
"Week End Speck"' at a pat JJL. 7
Women's Colored Silk Hose being an assortment of colors
onlp sold bp us regularly al $1.25 and $150 QO.
"Week End Special' only sOL
Women's Pure Thread SUk Boot HoeFuU fashioned
odd sizes' and colors Regular $1 values zf Q
"Week End SpectaV al. a pair U Sis
9 to Whr-
"Week End SpsdaT"
lo 5
"Week End SpedaT'
BOTS "SCOUT SHOES"
Black. Bronm and Cray
"Week End Special' al
it m
Spedak ttZfSsi&ttZZL.
Guarantee jpeaan rjg.
are altfayt guaranteed
values"
Relumed Service Men
WOMAN HELD IX THEFT CASE.
City detectives on Thursday night
recovered Jewelry valued at JIM
which was stolen here. A woman was
arrested 'n c-)". on with t.e theft
and is be s Tiel : t -S-f.g '.ntestiga-
Boy's Dept.
A splendid wear
ing, solid "School
Shoe" in Black
Calf Blucher
style. Sizes
$1.98
$2.49
Elk Elk soles sizes
J)j6.QQ
203 Mesa
join the American Legion.
USE
HERALD WANT
ADS
Phone 2855.

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