Newspaper Page Text
THE TIMES: MAT 10, 1918'
nC5 MAIN STEEET
B08-9H Main St
1105 MAIN,, STEEET
10 Rue St. Cecile, Paris.
w6t Main Stand 149 lairfield Ave.
Bridgeportsjiiisy Cash Store
OF THIRD ISSUE
SELL BELOW PAR
Wholesale and Retail Leading Milliners.
TOMORROW WILL BE CLEARANCE SALE BARGAIN DAY
An unusually attractive collection of Bargains that are sure to interest every economical
tvoman. Every article in this sale is from our regular stock and many of the articles we are
offering have been sold for double the prices we are offering them at tomorrow. This is anj
exceptional opportunity -to make your dollars and dimes do double duty. '
$2 colored straw hats ......... 50o
t'i colored straw hats ......... 75c
fa black straw handed sailor hats $1
$3 colored straw banded sailor
hats .-. $1.48
$2.25 Trimmed tailored hats . ... 95c
14 Trimmed tailored bats . $1.48
(5 Trimmed tailored bats .... $2.48
$6 Trimmed dress bats ...... $2.98
$8 Trimmed dress hats $3.98
All better grades In trimmed dress
hats formerly priced from $10 to
$35 now offered at greatly reduced
$t hats, for children .......... 48c
$1.50 hats for children ........ 75c
$2 hats for children 98o
$3 hats for children .. $1.48
$1 automobile caps . -. 65c
$2automobUe caps ..... . ... $1.48
$3, automobile caps $2.25
$4 automobile hats . ... $3.98
$1.50 cloth trench hats 98c
$2 doth trench hats . $1.48
,$2.50 doth trench hats $1.98
,35a colored and black mesh veil
ings 25c a yard
50c colored and black mesh veil
ings .... 38c a yard
$1.25 chiffon auto veils 98c
Circular mesh net veils . . 38c to $3
$1.25 odd lot of shirt waists 75c
$1.35 new white lingerie waists $1
$2 new white lingerie waists'.. $1.48
$2.50 new white lingerie waists $1.98
$2.50 black and colored silk
waists .7. $f .98
$2.75 black and colored silk
waists . . .'. $2.25
$3 black and colored sik waists $2.98
$4.50 black and colored silk
waists ... $3.48
$6 Georgette crepe waists .... $4.98
$1 black percaline petticoats . . 75c
$1.25 black percaline petticoats 98c
$2 black sateen petticoats .... $1.48
$2.75 silk petticoats $1.98
$3.75 silk petticoats $2.98
$6 silk petticoats f4.C8
$7 white Iceland fox fur scarfs $4.98
$9 white Iceland fox fur scarfs $6.98
$12.50 white Iceland fox fur
scarfs . . . . . $9.75
AU fur scarfs for summer were for
merly priced from $15 to $50 now
$12 to $38.
35c flower sprays 15c
50c flower sprays ............ 25c
$1 flower sprays .... . 48c
Wings, Quills, fanoy feathers, at
greatly reduced prices.
Marabout Feather Capes $6.98 to $15
were $9 to $19.
Hundreds of Shetland Sweaters $2.98
to $15 were $4 to $18.
Siik fibre sweaters $4.98 to $16 were
$6.50 to $20.
Ostrich Neck Boas $1.48 to $5 were
$2.50 to $8.
MaUne Neck Ruffs 48c to $1.50 were
$1 to '$3.
We have about 100 Cloth coats $7.50
to $22 were $12 to $35.
$3 Rain capes $1.48
$4 Rain capes $1.98
$4 Raincoats $1.98
All Rain coats formerly priced from
s to $25 naw $5.98 to $18
It pays to trade at Dillon's
In the Lunch Box
Noon time can't come
quick enough when
there's a. generous cut of
Gobel's link Bologna fill
ing a big corner of the
lunch box, or a couple
of sandwiches made from
Gobel's Slicing Bologna.
For school or picnic or
work-day lunches hungry
fc&s like Gobel's Cooked
Meats best of all. There
is a different one for each
day in the week and every
one of thqm good and
nourishing. Use them
all to give variety to the
lunches you pack.
You can buy them at
the delicatessen or food
store where you see the
Gobel "Quality First",
sign. Look for it.
LIBERTY CHORUS AT
The Hungarian-American rally
which will be held Sunday evening in
Rakoczi hall, promises to be a big
affair. The following program has
Liberty Chorus Star Spangled
Banner, by First Magyar Reformed
' Address Mayor Clifford B. Wilson
Address Father S. F. Chernitzky.
Liberty Chorus St. Stephen's choir.
Address Alex Konta of New York
Address Rev. Alexander Ludman.
Singing by audience America.
New York, May 10 The new Lib
erty bonds, the third "issue, hearing
4 per cent. Interest and listed for
the first time on the btock Exchange
today, sold almost a point below par
at the opening. Within the first 20
minutes of .trading two blocks of the
bonds, one of $307,000 par value and
the other of $100,000, were sold at
Large offerings of bonds of the third
loan at the end of the first hour sent
the sellinsr price down 1.20 points be
low par. A block of $100,000 sold at
19 and a few minutes later another
block of $670,000 went at 98.80.
Application of M. tMcPadden for a
transfer of his license to seil liquor
from Booth street to Hallett street In
the neighborhood of the Russian Or
thodox church has Ibeen withdrawn.
Members of the church, including the
pastor, remonstrated against the
transfer, and tt was asserted! the new
location was within 200 feet of the
church property. There was a hear
ing before the County Commissioners,
but the withdraway of the applica
tion will render a decision unneces
sary. BASEBALL TEAMS
ACTIVE IN FRANCE
(Paris, May 10. The league of base
ball teams made up from the various
branches of the American service in
France has become oo large that it
has been divided into five sections of
six ctobs each. AH but two of the 30
teams are composed of men of the
American expeditionary forces. An
official schedule has been prepared,
an the season will begin on Sunday.
The winners in each section will play
a series flor the pennant. .
Indorsed by Alfred W. McCann.
U. 5.. Government Inspected Establishment No. 317
Morgan Aye. and Rock St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
From Gobel's Kitchens
READY BY JULY 1
Washington. Mav 10 SMretan
McAdoo's plans for immediate legis
lation by Congress to increase war
revenues, announced last night met
today with immediate and formidable
After a conference todav between
Representative Kitchin, majority
leader of the House land chairman of
the committee on ways and means,
with Chairman Simmons and other
members of the Senate finance mm.
mittee, it was said that revenue re
vision before next December is "very
TOTAL SALES $494,785.
The total sales of War Savings
fotamps in Connecticut up to the pres
ent date amount to J3597,512.S6,
Bridgeport's'total is $494,75.06.
wifh hft American Army in France,
May 9. CBy The Associated Press.)
Th -ttasrt of Cos. I and L of the Ninth
United States infantry were decorated
with the (French war cross today in
reoemtlon of the repulse of a wer-
man nttn-!r sAotis" the heiehta of the
Meuse, south of Verdun, on April 14,
when enemy raiders, some oisguisea
os -EroTirti snHiRra. enteretd1 the Amer
ican trenches an gave the alarm that
a ras tta1c was in progress.
Tha two companies attaCKea tne
Germans, billed 61 of them and took
THAT OF A VICTOR
London. May 10 "The Bucharest
la no neace hv understanding
in the spirit of the peace pisjposal of
the Central powers in DecemDer, ism
onfl nf the reichstae peace resolution,'
a Central News dispatch from Am
sterdam quotes the Frankfurter
ZoiHiTie as savine in commenting on
tVi Rumanian treaty. "It is peace
concluded according to tradition, be
tween victor and vanquished."
WILL PUT NEW EFFICIENCY INTO
Win the Atlas you n get mure service um, ji your
delivery system. You'll get more work out of a day.
You can reach out to new territory for sales and deliver
this additional business promptly. Come in and talk
over your dejjvery problem.
THE PECK & LINES CO
185-207 MIDDLE STREET, BRIDGEPORT, CONN.
Phone Baxrmm 5252
BUY YOUR WAR SAVING STAMPS NOW
WAR TIMES REQUIRE CONSERVATION OF
The National Market
sells the very best meats, poultry, fish, butter, eggs
and cheese at minimum profit. Our large volume,
operaing 66 markets with no delrsries or credit, en
ables us to offer the following low prices:
PRIME NATIVE BEEF
&fC 1 Top Round
uIb I Roast or Steak.
MILK FED VEAL
Legs of 9E?C I Rumps of
Veal : . . lb Veal . . .
GENUINE SPRING LAMB
Lamb . .
SUGAR CURED HAMS
ON NEW BRIDGE
Dennis Eannigan, 41, of 873 Broad
street, employed by the Holbrok,
Cabot & Rollins Co.. 19 Stratford ave
nue, as a compressed air worlgy-, was
seriously injured at J o'cloctr this
moring wheji escaping1 steam from a
boiler which he was attending bufrned
him about the ace, head and hands.
The accident happened at Pier No. 4,
of the Stratford avenue bridge. He
was immediately rushed to the Emer
gency hospital where hj8 Injuries were
dressed and then taken to St. Vincents
hospital forfurther treatment
ALMANAf) FOB TODAY
Run- set .
Moon seta ...
8:40 a. m.
7:59 pi m.
11:45 a. m.
8:01 a. m.
6:04 p. m. .
Washington, May 10 Purchase of
commercial types of trucks for army
use instead of the development of two
smaller types of the Liberty trucks
has been, ordered by the War Depart
ment. It is understood that manufaOf
ture of the large three-ton Liberty
truck will continue.
FIRE ON HALLETT STREET.
95c 1 Smoked Callie
Navel . .
BUTTER, EGGS AND CHEESE DEPT.
Fresh QOc Elgin Creamery AC c
Eggs . . wdoz Butter lb
Pure 9QC Full Cream 9QC
Lard fcr.Ib Cheese lb
Flat Fish or Cc
Weak Fish Special 0 lb
1 Herring or
I Market Cod
Tlmea Want Ads. One Cent a Word
A fire alarm was sent in from Box
437, Hallett street and Berkshire ave
nue, at 1:35 this afternoon, and was
promptly answered by Engines 2 and
10, Truck 3 and Chemical 1. UpoD
the arrival of the apparatus it was
discovered that a blaze had started in
the home of Irving Schaefer, 838 Hal
lett street, when a box upon which
a gas stove had been placed began to
burn. The blaze was quickly extin
guished without damaga. v
atlonal Market Co.
GREATER BRIDGEPORT MARKET.
LARGEST RETAILERS OF MEAT IN AMERICA.
BU0 MAIN STREET, NEAR STATE STREET
PHONE NOBLE 479. ;
The Newest Summer Dresses!
section on the second floor is abloom with the daintiest, smartest
dresses for summer! So serviceable and so attractive! Stylish,
lovely seco silks, and all the popular voiles.
In handsome green, lavender or brown plaids 1
large crush belt-r-fastened with large fancy
buckle. Pockets and cuffs tucked unusually
smart draped skirts These dresses will certain
ly be the favorite among summer wash dresses.
Splendid value at $9.75.
So attractive and comfortable are these hand
some voile dresses! Plaids and oerplaids in
combination of green lavender and brown or X
other colors fitted with tucked organdie vestee.
Jined with fine muslin. Many smart models.
to select from $6.75.
Dresses made of best quality fast color
ginghams in bright plaids One is made in
the newest coat style pleat at the back gives'
it the smart youthful flare The shawl collar
and cuffs are of fine pique. Other models $6.75
These smart printed voile dresses will give
serviceable wear and are very comfortable
for warm days. Among the varied styles are
dresses in green, lavender and pink plaids
pleated back and finished with long sash belt.
Excellent value at $3.50.
For service there is hardly anything better
than these handsome lennine dresses One
has a vestee of pique, another has pique col
lar and cuffs. In solid cofors of white, pink,
or blue. Splendid dresses at $3.25.
Made in the newest J
some have a white
vestee front large
lapels others are
pleated and belted
in various ways. In
rookie, taupe, and
black. Sizes 44 toll
Is just'the thing that will
give a pleasing fininshing
touch to your summer ap
parel. Such a wealth of at
tractive oiienngs uiat are
Collar and cuff sets in or
gandie and georgette at 59c
Striking embroidery -de-siqns
in satin roll collars at
RolI, tuxedo-and sailor col
lars introduced in every
wanted color . . 39c and 49c
There are many more in
organdie, filet lace, georgette
and satins at . . 25c to $2.00
Warm Days Suggest These
For All Summer
A glance at these skirts
fabrfcs in pure white pat
terns will bring to your
mind the many occasions
these skirts may be used
for. They are splendidly
tailbred, very attractive in
style, and will add much
more variety to your
wardrobe at a small out
lay. Among the newest
styles is one in basket
weave cloth gathered
and finished with 2 sport
pockets SI. 50
A v,ery smart skirt is
this model of "Bedford"
corded skirting flare
style, detachable hell
Here is a skirt that has
the exact appearance of
linen and will wear
style fancy poc&ets
For children we have
many styles in" pique or
fancy skirtings excellent
to wear with middies.
So delightfully "summerlike,
fabric style and daintiness of trimming
these georgette and voile lingerie
blouses are just the kind that are most
Newest Voile Waists
Smart new wash waists
made of fancy satin striped
voiles with contrasting col
ored collars many are
made with the newest organ
die vestee front. Other mod
els with organdie" and lace
trimmed collars, $1.50.
Fancy Voile Waists
So low priced, yet so smart!
Some are made with ticked
front others are trimmed
with dainty lace and em
broidery many have trim
med and embroidered col
Waists at $1.00
Fancy and plain tailored
models to select from. Some
are made of plain voile, oth
ers are in fancy colored
stripes, embroidery and lace
Smart Georgette Waists
For the warm summer days
nothing will hardly be so
cool and comfortable as these
Georgette crepe waists. They
contain the best style fea
tures and daintiest embroid
ery. Only our selling for cash
can enable us to offer them
What a pleasure it will be to
choose from such an assortment
of summer veils! There are so
many handsome effects in
meshes and borders and then
too you can find your favorite
shade--we have a variety of de
The circular veils are being worn more than ever, and
they maybe had here in varied patterns at 59 c to SI 50
Of course there are other ready made veils in handsome
patterns at to $1.00
If you want something by the yarcU-we have that, too
- 25 to 50c
FOR COLLEGE MEN
Washington, May 10 A one-month
course of . military training will be
given by the War Department this
summer to 6,500 college students se
lected from 120 institutions. The
camps will run from June 3 to July 3
and will be in Plattsburg, N. Y.; Fort
Sheridan, 111., and the Presidio, San
Students will be selected from col
lege reserve pfflcer , training corps.
They will not be given commissions
on graduation, as a great majority
will be under military age.
The aim of the War Department is
to create a list of eligbles who may be
given commissions when they reach
military age if their services are
Dr. Romula S. Naon, Argenine Am
bassador to the United States, will
3ail May 13 for this country on board
an Argentine dreadnought ,
UilMIUIlillllllllllllimilllllll ESTABLISHED 1865lllllllifllIllllllllll!llllllllH
Buy A Thrift Stamp and Secure
1 A Great Bargain
; Every American must stand squarely behind Uncle
Sam and Our Boys "Over There," ajjd as "Our Bit" for
Thrift Stamp Week We -ace offering a CHOICE OF 12 .
HANDSOME ' .
1 Reproductions of Sheffield Plate -1
At $5.00 Each Provided That Each Purchaser Buys a
' Thrift Stamp. :
Variety includes Baking Dishes, bowls, Vegetable Dishes, 5
Ice Tubs, Condiment Sets, Crumb Sets, Sandwich-Trays,
Pie Plates, Etc. . .
G. W. Fairchild & Sons, Inc. g
997 Main St. Arcade Corner.
fllllllHIllHIIIIIIIIimilHlf At'tho Sign of the rhlme3"HIIlllllllllHIII1IIllimiif
IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE IN THE TIMES