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Week-End Edition, May 15-16, 1920.
Southwest Source of Supply Through the Mails Texas Most Home-Like and Progressive Store The May While Sale m The May Whtte Sale in The Blouse EL PASO HERALD bBBBBBBBBBB&. ABBEaBBBSBBBA s "J" ACES and embroideries play an important - part in our May White Sale. Splendid purchases of seasonable merchandise at prices, unusually attractive, enables us to offer ex ceptional values in choicest merchandise. TIMELY OFFERS And the fact that the season for laces and em broideries is just beginning mates these offerings especially attractive. In the various groups you win find rast the trimming you want whether a Barrow lace or embroidery for baby clothes or foil length flouncing for the matron. Silk Net Flouncing' $1.95 X importer's surplus stock of metal embroidered flouncing bought at a fraction of their actual value gives us 27-in. and 36-in. fkmnc mgs of superior quality silt net in white or black with gold or silver metallic thread designs that are unusually attractive. These are suit able for party and dancing frocks and evening gowns. C fl f The values are to 16. These are an extra special," at yd. ?P 1. J?3 KOTE: Narrower eeges and bands In designs to match the above which can be ssed advantageously as trimming for the bodice, are shown is excellent quality, and of snperier workmanship. Q & These are values to $250, extra special per yard at Zr3 C VAL LACES. DOZEN YARDS. 50c It would be impossible to impart these laces at the price asked. French and round mesh Val laces in match sets thai are well worth 10c a yard are priced for the May White Sale at, per yard Ee, per dozen yards 50c DEMI FLOUNCINGS. 25c Cambric and nainsook demi-flounc ing u one to twelve inch widths, comes va eyelet and blind pat tern with fast edges, which make these ideal for undergarments. These are values to 40c, special for the May White Sale at, per yard 25c. VENICE LACES. 79c Bands and edges as wide as 8 inches ib fine St. Gall laces are shown. These are suitable for trimming voile dresses. The values range to $2.00 and more May White Safe special at, per yd. 79c. NORMANDIE VAL LACES Edges, bands, galloons and me dallions in Normandie Val laces that make ideal trimming for un der garments, whether silk or cot ton. Values to 25e are in the May White Sale at, per yd. 12J4c BABY FLOUNCINGS. 79c 27-mch Swiss flouncings in dainty patterns and small scallop effects are offered m materials and de signs which win appeal to mothers. These are a May Sale special at, per yard 79c CLUNY LACES. 15c No better value is offered than this lot of machine Chmy laces in a linen finish. The patterns are excellent copies of the hand made laces. This lace is easily worth 25c, priced for the Hay White Sale, per yard 15c COTTON TORCHON LACES A table assortment of cotton Crony laces that are extremely tow in price are offered in excel lent qualities. There are both edges and insertions in widths up to 2 inches- The values are up to 10c a yard, these are special at, per yard 5c or 12 yards for 50c COTTON FILET LACES You will be agreeably surprised at the attractive patterns that are offered in cotton filet laces. Many are copies of the real filet. These laces come in widths suitable for underwear, children's clothes and fancy work. These are excep tional values at, per yard 5c-10c EMBROIDERY EDGES Embroidery edges the kinds that are used every day, are offered in exeeHeat material in blind and eyelet designs with tub proof edges. There are widths and ma terials suitable for house dresses, children's clothes, underwear in fad, every embroidery use. These are extra special values at Worth .. lSe 25e 48e 60c Special H 10c 15e 25c 35c BABY FLOUNCINGS. 95c Sheerest French Organdie embroid ered on hand machines in the daintiest designs imaginable. Ideal for infants' dresses. These -are a May White Sale special at, per yard 95c VAL LACES. 95c DOZ. YARDS Ab assortment of imported ,Val bees in match sets of edges and insertions, also beadings and bead ing edges, is offered in a host of attractive designs that cannot be duplicated under 5c per yard, are in the May White Sale at, per dozen ards 95c Extra Special Hand Made Laees 95c E7 E cannot recall that real nana made Clun y laces ever sold at w v such as attractive price. In fact, machine made laces of like texture and design would ell for mere. There are exquisite designs in auny laces that reflect the work of experts, in weights that are suitable for undergarments and fancy work laces worthy of being cherished as heirlooms. And these go Into the fa May White Sale at, per yard j?3G Street Floor. The May White Sale 27 DfCH CHECKED DIMITY This dimity comes in assorted sued checks, splendid fpr children's wear and underwear, special, per yard 35c SHIRTISG MADRAS This shirting madras comes in pretty corded stripes, firmly woven, splendid for shirts or blouses, per yard 50c WHITE SKIRTING TAis skirting is mostly plain and striped gab ardine. It is regular 65e value, specially priced at, per yard 50c FANCY VOILES In this showing of fancy voiles are shadow checks and stripes, also corded weaves. This is from 36 inches to 40 inches wide and is an exceptionally good value, at, per yard, 50c 36-INCH NAIKSOOK This nainsook is very pretty quality for nice underwear. Soft weave, special at, per yard, 50c 36 INCH BLEACHED MUSLIN Soft finish muslin in quality ready for the needle, is offered limit of 10 yards to a customer no phone orders at the extra special of, per yard 28c HOr-E DOMESTIC Hope domestic in good quality. Is an extra spe cial -limit 10 yards to a customer and no phone "orders at the May White Sale price of, per yard, 31c SILK STRIPED VOILE A beautif al quality of white voile with fcani some silk stripes, also plain effects, are a May White Sale special at. per yard, $L05. SOISETTE Pretty soisette in white and light colors, is suitable for princess siips and linings, special per yard 49c DRESSER SCARFS-Good quality muslin scarfs 51 inches long, are finished with lace edge and msertiou, priced at, each 49c DRESSER SCARFS Linen finish muslin scarfs, are lace trimmed, and have inserts of lace. These are 45 inches long, speeiallr priced at 89c " r CORSET COVERS These corset covers are made of a serviceable quality of long cloth, embroidery trimmed an ribbon run. These are an extra special at 39c CORSET COVERS-The corset covers in tMs assortment are made of long cloth and muslin, trimmed with lace and embroidery, and ribbon run Tbeas are prieeil at 50c CORSET COVERS These are made of fine long doth and nainsook daintily trimmed with fine lace or embroidery, extra special at 75c DRAWERS Then drawers are made of good quality musHn, lace and embroidery trimmed, extra speeiel at 75c DRAWERS Tbi drawers is this lot are made of muslin or long cloth, in good quality, lac and embroidery trimmed. They come in plain and urcLrtlla styles, extra special at 95c GOWNS Tbe gowns come in white and flesh, in both tailored and embroidtry trimmed styles. There are also plain white with square necks, daintily trimmed with lace and insertion. These are an ex ceptionally good value at $1.29. Extra Special Wasn Skirts $3.95 A " EXTRAORDINARY OFFER of high grade skirts of best qual- ay of mercerized gabardine, pique, also voiles. These are trimmed 'b oeat duality pearl buttons ths newest effects m belt and pock eta. These are values easily up to $7 00 We make r n rg rjc."7 a- j-jti-Bw axe iuuti cnaiiy up to i m a, Mat Whitt Sale special, it Linens-Sheer Fabrics TWICE each y e a r the EI Paso and out-of-town 'TpHE special attention of June brides-to-be is called housekeeper is accustomed to depend upon our to the May White Sale. In addition to staple linens, white sales for personal needs as well as re-dressing her scores of novelties are included in our offer of trousseau home. The refreshing contact of these fine white fabrics linens. The May White Sale offers many wonderful will appeal to every woman in her plans for the warm opportunities for gratifying selections, either as gifts or days to come. v for personal use. Every Item Offered In Both Linen and Sheer Summer Fabrics Is Timely Linen Section WT ERE are items from our Linen Section which are most timely not only should they be of interest to the thrifty housekeeper, but to the June bride. The prices quoted in most instances are less than replacement costs today. MERCERIZED COTTON TABLE DAMASK In 64 in. width is offered in pretty patterns in dose weave, at per yard 95c HEAVY MERCERIZED TABLE DAMASK In 64 in. width is shown in spot, floral and scroll de signs, at per yard $125. SATIN FINISH MERCERIZED TABLE DAMASK in 72-in. width is here in extra fine weave in good selection of patterns. This is an extra special value at per yard $1.50. FOREIGN COTTON TABLE DAMASK in heavy 72-in. weave, comes in beautiful patterns & se lect from, with matching napkins in 22x22 sire. The damask is priced, per yard at $2.19. The napkins priced per dozen at $5.00. SILVER BLEACHED ALL LINEN TABLE DAM ASK, noted for its wearing qualities, is offered in 72-in. width in a number of pleasing patterns, priced at per yard $2.65. HEAVY BLEACHED ALL LINEN TABLE DAM ASK is offered in 72-in. width in an assortment of patterns at, per yard S2D0. PURE LINEN SATIN DAMASK comes in 72-in? width in floral, spot and scroll designs, special per yard $3.50. Napkins to match this damask 22x22, per dozen $1050. 72-in. FINE WEAVE DOUBLE SATIN TABLE DAMASK in pure linen quahty. This cannot be secured on the hnen market today. This comes in a number of beautiful patterns, special per yard $450. Napkins to match, 22x22, per dozen $1450. Unhcmmti Tea, Lunch and Tahle Cloths, In Pattern Designs 36x36 mercerized lunch cloths, each 75c 45x45 cotton and union lunch doths, each.. $135 45x45 all linen lunch doths, each $3.19 54x54 and 56x56 union lunch doths, each . $2.45 66x66 heavy mercerised table cloths, each. . $350 72x72 heavy mercerized pattern table doths, $450 Other Linen Section Offerings IT IS impossible to tell you of all the good values, to be found here, but we simply mention hemstitched all linen sheets and pillow cases, em broidered and lace bed spreads, doille sets, Ma deira embroidered linens, tea napkins, bridge sets and hemstitched luneh sets. y Pure Linen Matched Table Sets A MOST wonderful selection of pat tern table cloths, with napkins to match, are offered in this selling. These are the finest product of Irish and Scotch mills. Some qualities that can not be re purchased at any price. We can fit any see table, even banquet sizes. This we Would suggest to the June bride as an opportunity to select her linens, as the prices are exceptionally low, when quality and scarcity of such linens are considered. ILinen Section Unmatched Pattern Table Clolhs These are all round or oval designs, 72x72 and up to 144 inches long; extra sues 81x81 and 99x90 and up to 144 inches long. These are sturdy cotton, union linen and all qualities of pure lines. This is a wonderful selection and prices are re duced materially. TABLE OF ODD DOZENS AND HALF DOZENS OF NAPKINS of all sizes and qualities cotton, half linen and pure linen. Extraordinarily good values are shown. See them. Fancy Linens Cotton filet laee trimmed scarfs in aH sizes are one of the most useful articles" for dining room or bed rooms. These come in several dainty de sigas: 18x36 scarfs, special each $175 18x45 scarfs, special each $0O 18x54 scarfs, special each $Z2S Japanese Lunch Clolhs Hemstitched Japanese Band drawn and embroid ered lunch doths, come in two sizes: 42x42 square, each $2jOO 48x48 square, each $350 45-m. round Renaissance taWe covers, made by hand by the Japanese, are special at eaeh $250. .LUNCH CLOTHS AND NAPKINS, hand em broidered and scalloped in quaint Japanese de signs in blue, eome in two sizes: 43x43 lunch doth and 6 18 iach napkins, set $750 54x34 luneh doth and 6 18-mcn napkins, set $9 JO ROUND LACE TRIMMED TABLE COVERS, 45x45, pretty and serviceable, each $150. LACE TRIMMED CENTER PIECES, 2x20, round, extra special at 59c Towels Real Italian hand made filet pieces include table covers, hutch doths, scarfs, tray doths and doilte sets. These are very scarce at present, but our prices are reasonable, and we assure you it is a pleasure to show them to you. Blue Printed Japanese Lunch Cloths. Napkins and Runners A complete assortment of light and dark blue bor ders, showing wistaria, bamboo, cherry blossom, maple, grape, chrysanthemum and ins designs, are offered at the following prices. 48x48 luneh doths, each $2.75 60x60 lunch doths, each ...... $3.75 72x72 ranch doths, each $450 12x12 napkins to match, dozen $150 18x54 inch runners or scarfs.. $1.00 Below are listed linen towels and kitchen towels, which are priced at atraetive reductions: 15x24 hemstitched fine hock guest towels, per dozen $225. 15x34 half risen hock towels with monogram frame, hemstitched, per dozen, $350. 18x36 hemmed or hemstitched part hnen hack towels, extra special per dozen $450. 18i6 all linen and 20x42 half Hnen hemstitched buck towels, extra special at each $1.00. 18x32 plain buck towels, hemstitched, half Uses, dozen $6.00. " 1Si6 part Hnen erash dish, towels, or cheeked glass towels, hemmed ready -for use a limited quantity, per dozes $350. Roller towels, both Meaehed and natural color with blue thread borders, size 18-in. by 2J4 yards long, special each 85c A wonderful seJeetmB of fine all-linen huek tow els is offered at substantial reductions. Novelty Wash Weaves &ncl Sheer Fabrics VOILES AND ORGANDIES 36-ineh and 40 inch novelty weave white voiles and organdies axe shown in sheer, dainty patterns, shadow check, stripe and figure lace effects. This is lovely for steer summer dresses. You will find a wonderful assortment at, par yard, 75c SHEER WHITE FABRICS Sheer white fabrics, including flaxon, dotted Swiss, Irish dimity, all over embroidered voiles and organdie novelty weaves of every description are here in charm ing assortment, priced from, per yard, 50c to $5. WHITE VOILE 40-inch white voile is offered in a beautiful quality, suitable for dresses and blouses, extra special per yard, 39c WHITE ORGANDIE 40-inch crisp, sheer white organdie a most popular material this summer is shown in a quality appropriate for dresses, waists or trimmings at, per yard, 55c TUB SKIRTING This 36-inch tub skirting in dudes fancy plaids and stripes, of gabardine, oxford and poplin and plain weaves, such as gabardine, pique, marseilles and basket weaves in wonderful assortment. These are priced at, per yard, $L00. ' Staple Fabrics THE White Goods Section offers special values in novelty and staple fabrics which should be of great interest. Note the following values: Long Cloth by the Boll 10 yd. bolt No. 200. long doth, 36-in, $3.75 10 yd. bolt No. 215 long doth, 36-in, $450 10 yd. bolt No. 1000 long doth, 36-in, $5.25 10 yd. bolt No. 3000 long doth, 36-in, $5.95 10 yd. boR Damosefle, 39 m. $750 Nainsook by the Boll 12 vd. bolts Baby Nainsook, 36-in, $5.95 12 yd. bolts Family nainsook, 36-in, $525 10 yd. bolts Honeymoon nainsook, 36-in. $6.95. 12 yd. bolts Cherry Blossom nainsook, 33 izt.$6J5. 12 yd. bolts 2611 nainsook, 36-in. wide, $7.19 12 yd. bolts Bridal Wreath, 36-in, $725. On arconnt of tbe limited quantities of. the above, we limit purchase to one piece of eaeh qnaUtr to a customer. DIMITY SS-inch fine checked dimity in cheeks of assorted sizes, is most suitable for children's wear, aprons and underwear. This is an extra special at, per yard, 35c SATIN STRIPED MADRAS Satin striped white madras in 36-inch width, is offered in quality appropriate fay men's shirts, dresses, blouses, rompers and boys' suits. These are greatly re duced in price, special at per yard 50c WHITE LINEN FINISH 36-inch while Jraen finsh, suitable for nurses' uniforms, tab skirts, middy Mouses and boys suits, extra special, per vard, 45c CROSS BARRED "NAINSOOK 18-yard boHs of 36-ineh cress barred nainsook, universally used for men's athletic underwear, children's wear, aprons and house dresses, is an extra special one boK to a customer, per bolt, $355. SHEER ORGANDIE AND VOILE Daiety sheer white organdie and voile is (0 inch and 45-raeh widths are exquisite in quality, coming from French and Swiss factories. These are priced at $1.00, $1.25, $150, $2.00 and $2.50. 3rd Floor. May White Sale in Bedct TURKISH TOWELS We have succeededyn securing for this sale at an attractive price concession a large shipment of the Columbia Mills "Martex" brand, fancy and plain white towels. These towds are "run "of the mfll" which means that they have not been in spected and are not guaranteed against slight im perfections. We have grouped this line of fine towels into six lots at prices that scarcely represent manufactur ers' cost: Lot No. 1 are towels at, each 65c Lot No. 2 are towels at, each 74c Lot No. 3 are towels at, each 87c Lot No. 4 are towels at, each $1X9 Lot No. 5 are towels at, each $1.35 Lot No. 6 are towels at, each $1.66 HUCK TOWELS Good quality red bordered huck towels, 16x32, limit 2 doz, each 21c All white huek towels, 18x36, limit 2 doz, ea. 25c All white heavy huck towels, 18x36, eaeh 33c All white extra heavy huck towels, 18x36, ea. 39c IMPORTED BED SPREADS English pique bed spreads that combine the de sired lightness of weight for summer use with real elegance in appearance and durable quality. Hemmed, size 72x99, $5.95 Hemmed, size 90x99, $655 WHITE SEERSUCKER STRIPED DIMITY BED SETS, stenciled m oil colors, hae scalloped edges. These come mho sizes Size 72x96 special at $755. Size 90x96, special at $855 ing Section EXTRA SPECIALS HOPE MUSLIN. 31c For Monday only we offer Hope muslin limit 10 yards to a customer and no phone O ff orders at, per yard Oi C PRIDE OF DIXIE. MUSLIN. 28c For Monday only we offer Fnde of Dixie Muslin m 36-in. width ia a soft finish domestic suitable for general family use. No phone orders and but 10 yards to a customer, O fi at per yard OC , TURKISH TOWELS. 39c As an extra special we offer an extra heavy Turkish towel 19x38 size. These are all white, and at this price we must limit eaeh customer to one dozen extra ry f special at each GVC SHEETS AND PILLOW CASES Elradale sheets, 72x90, limit 6 sheets, each $139 Mohawk sheets, 72x0May White Sale, ea. $234 Pepperell sheets, 72x99, May White Sale . $230 Pepperdl sheets, 81x99, May White Sale. . . $250 Garza sheets, 81x99, May White Sale .... $2.84 Reliability sheets, 81x99, May White Sale.. $2.64 Empire sheets, 81x90, May White Sale $2.44 PILLOW CASES Classic pillow eases, 42x36, heavy thread muslin, each 47c Classic pillow eases, 45x36, eaeh 49c Priority pillow eases, 42x36, very serviceable, 49c Harvard pillow cases, 42x36, soft, free from starch, eaeh 54c Pepperell pillow eases. 45x36, each 57c BED SPREADS CROCHET BED SPREADS of good quality, very smooth and even weave, 74x88, limit 2 spreads to customer, each $259. WHITE KRINKLED DIMITY BED SPREADS are offered in two sizes limit 2 spreads to customer-Size 72x90, May White Sale price $2.69 Size 80x99, May White Sale price $253 STENCILED SHEETING BED SPREADS Bed spreads of white sheeting stenciled in oil col ors are offered for this selling These are very pretty and practical for summer use Hemmed, size 72s3C, each $258. Hemmed, size 81x99, each $358 THE Blouse Shop enters the May White Sale with a most charming assortment of band-made French and Porto Rican batiste and voile blouses. These we present at roost un usually attractive prices. HAND AND MACHINE MADE BLOUSES . We are showing a most attrac tive line of hand made and ma chine nude blouses in new and exclusive models, and for this selling they are substantially re duced as loucjvs: Values to $850, May -White Sale Values to $1050, Mav White Sale Values to $15, Sill Q? May White Sale tP1' '-J Values $1850 to $20, May White Sale Special at ODD BLOUSES We are piaemgton sale a lot of odd waists which are slightly mossed from handling. These are both hand made and machine made blouses in seat tailored styles and lace trimmed effects, and we present them at half price. Xtra Special $6.95 $8.95 $16.95 $2.45 VOILE WAISTS, $2.45 We offer in this selling about 200 voile waists of excellent qual ity. These are shown m plain tailored and lace trimmed effects and are sold regularly at $2 95 these are aa extra special for the May White Sale at Xtra Special HANLWVlAUfc. lUL.-ruiL BLOUSES. $4.95 Blonsea of voile and batiste hand andfe, with drawnwork on cuffs and eouar are beautiful for wear wzth suits or summer sweat ers. These are a May White SWesoffermg fl 5th Floor. The May White Sole in White Wash SKirts N ITEM of special interest at this season is this showing of wash skirts of gabardrea and wash satin, lmem, organdie and veSc, The models are most attractive some trimmed with bias bands, novelty pocket effects, handsome pearl buttons all applied with the deft touch of the artist. These skirts are unusually serviceable, well made aad is severely phre or elaborate styles. These we have di vided into two groupseach skirt worth zoucs more than the May White Sale prices: Group No. 1 Skirts in this lot. Group No. S Skirts ic values to r $4.95 r95"5"1 $6.50 5th Floor EXTRA 8PECI AI Milan Banded Hats, $5.00 FOR the May Whke Sale we offer one item of Milan hats. These come in three shapes large bis salon, rolling brims and pokes. These were bought to seB at a mochgrs itof"! higher price; we make them an estra special at ljZ-' 5th Floor. Everything m While That Every Ctrl Needs At May White Safe Prices White Ling'erie Dresses at Ex actly Hall Price T HESE white lingerie dresses are very -&- charming with their many raffles and damty trimmings of laces and ribbons. They are fashioned of crisp organdie or fSmy voile and net, in sizes 6 to 14 yean. Regular values are from $5 to $15. They are in the May White Sale at exactly half price. Boh Evans Dress es and Middies A sample line of Bob Evans dresses and mid dies is offered in garments that are slightly soiled from handling, aad a few have minor defects. There are all white regulation styles, also some with trimmings of colored braid and emblems. Dresses in sizes 6 to 20 years ia values to $555, are priced for the May White Sale at $255. Middies in stzea 6 to 16 years, in values to $3.50, are priced for tbe May White Sale at 3155. .91 SATEEN BLOOMERS Sateen Bloomers for girls from 2 to 14 years are offered in well made garments of white or black sateen. These are regular 35c values, special lor May White Sale at 59c WHITE TWILL SKIRTS White twill skirts on waists in sizes 6, 8 and 10 years only, are a regular $1.95 value. These are just the thing for every day wear, specially priced at Lingerie Headitiear al Exactly Half Price Lingerie headwear k offered in a table assortment. mdocSng sample hats and bonnets suitable for girls from 2 to 6. These are a White Sale feature at half price. s DRAWERS AND UNDERWAISTS. 45c Drawers and underwaists for every day wear, are made of good quality muslm and excellently fin ished. Every good feature is em bodied in these garments, m sizes 3 to 14 years. These are an ex tra special at 45c PRINCESS SUPS. $2.25 Pnncaaa slips of soft nainsook, trimmed with damty laee and rib bons, come in sizes 6 to 16 years. These are regular $3.00 values, specially priced for May White Sale at $3JI5 Tbe Boys' Own Shop comes in for a big share of May White Sale Values. GOWNS. 65c Gowns of muslin or crepe, cut full and attractively trimmed, are offered ra arses 3 to 16 years $1.00 values, at 65c. PAJAMAS. $1.95 Pajamas of batiste and novelty crepe in Billie Burke style, cum in sues 4 to 16 years $2 50 values May White Sale price $155. ATHLETIC COMBINA- TIONS. 85c Athletic combinations of cross bar nainsook with bloomer leg and buttons at want, eome in sixes 2 to 12 years $1.25 values, special at 85c The Baby's Own Shop 'T'lE May 'White Sale in the Baby's Own Shop offers Mothers wonderful buying opportunities. For catalog of prices see Sun day Times. As an example of values offered, note one EXTRA SPECIAL. Red Star Birdsee Diapers, size 22x22 1 : of two packages to a customer, regular $; 23 valuer at $Z35.