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HE-TIMES: FEBRUARY 1, 1919
3 1105 MAIN ST. 908-914 Main St. Hartford 1105 MAIN ST. 10 Hue St. Cecile Paris Wholesale an? Retail Leading Milliners We Are Displaying All the Advance Spring Styles in Satin and Straw Hair,. Plain Straw Hats Rough Pineapple Straw Braids. Georgette Crepe Hats. Trimmed and Untrimmed. Retailed here at wholesale prices. IT PAYS TO TRADE AT DILLON'S. HOW ANTHRACITE GOAL IS MINED John Mitchell, former president of the United Mine Workers of America, blllLCNOI BE TAUG n Tn mr gy HT HERE Mrs. Nancy Schoonmaker Will Soon Start Series of Classes. vis Schoonmaker, Is at present at Vladivostok, Russia, where he Is writ ing a series of articles for a KuBsian magazine, Interpreting the United States government. He has, been there for the past six months. The Bridgeport Equal Franchise League should be congratulated on being for tunate In obtaining the services of such a distinguished woman as Mrs. Nancy Schoonmaker, who will start classes here. Mrs. Nancy Schoonmaker, civic or Jganlzer of Connecticut and chairman of the Americanization department of the Connecticut "Woman Suffrage as EWiation, a splendid example of a typical, earnest, and ardent woman worker for the cause of Justice for wome of the world. Mrs. Schoon maker. In addressing the members of the Bridgeport Equal Franchise league In the sun parlor of the Strat field last night impressed her hearers with her clear views, concise facts, end Just plans. Mrs. Schoonmaker's method of reaching and Interesting women ha3 been by a series of citizenship lec tures which she gives before various organizations of women. The series consists of six lectures which she usually gives in weekly succession un til the course Is finished. The lec tures are held In the form of classes where questions may. be asked and confusing points straightened out for eager students who have previously been afraid to admit Just how little they did know about the government of their own towns and counties. Connecticut Is the first state to be gin teaching women how to vote be fore that vote Is actually won. The work of teaching women citizenship began last spring when Mrs. Schoon maker came from New York to take charge of the citizenship branch of the Connecticut Woman Suffrage as sociation. From a very small begin ning she has succeeded in arousing the Interest of her students In the work and the subject which she has been investigating has enabled her to build up a department of citizenship which reaches throughout the state f Connecticut. jurs. scnoonmaker Is an ardent worker and very Interested In the welfare of womanhood throughout The world. Her husband, Edwin Da- FRENCH WOMEN IN WELFARE WORK FRAN J. MJXMAN, Ph.D. Who Sneaks on Anthracite Coal Mining at Y. M. C. A. OLL OF HONOR ENT FROM THE Paris, Thursday, Jan. 30. The wo men of -France, aided by the practl cal advice and guidance of their American sisters, have undertaken big programme to promote the wel fare of French working women. Dur ing the past two days a conference on the subject has been held under the auspices of the Y. W. C. A. It was attended by French women who are leaders of organizations, and a score of American women. Plans were adopted to administer the needs of French womanhood aris ing out of the war include model homes for employed women In Paris and in big French industrial centers; women's hotels at the chief French ports where they wait' for vessels to sail; hotels for French women stu dents; houses for philanthropic and civic work, and clubs after the style of the Women's University club and Colony club of New York. recentiy. heard Frank J. MUman, Ph. ID., who speaks Sunday afternoon to men In the gymnasium of the Y. M. C. A. at 3:30. Mr. Mljchell said: "I expreea my appreciation of your lec ture on mining of anthracite coal and; of the stereopticon views Illustrating1 It." Dr. Mllman will deliver this lec ture, "A Mile Under Earth, an Un derground City." at this Y. M. C. A. mass meeting for men. Mrs. Vera Blrtleson Selm, who has sins so often In these men's meetings and with such charm, as she Is one of the most popular musicians with the hundreds of men who attend these meetings, will be the soloist. The lecture includes 125 artistic ster eopticon slides, colored by one of the world's famous artists, showing the complete method and process ox the mining of anthracite coal, thousands of feet -under the earth. This meeting at 3:30 In the gymna sium of the Y. M. C. A. Is free to all men and iboys over 16 years of age. ADMINISTRATOR APPOINTED. William J. Halpln has been ap pointed as administrator of the estat of Thomas Halpln by Judge Paul I,. Miller. The deceased left about ti.OlO In personal property among which was found $80 In thrift stamps and an insurance policy of $1,000 Issued by the Woodmen of America. The heirs are James F. Halpln of Toronto, Thomas, Jr., Lawrence, William J., May E. and Bernard S. Halpln. Vera Bogen has been appointed ad ministratrix of the estate of her late husband, Herman Bogen, who died January 2 The appraisers are C. W. Randolph and John Rourick. The heirs are David, Robert, Benjamin, Esther, Sarah, Meyer, children, and a grandchild Merwin H. MINUTE WOMEN WILL MAKE CANVASS Minute Women of th city will make a thorough canvass of all the Industries and places of employment In an endeavor to And Jobs for re turned soldiers. So successful was the work of the women in the can vass for munition workers that it was thought best to enlist their services for this enterprise. The War Bureau, the mayor's wel come committee, the Charities De partment, the U. S. Employment Ser vice and the Minute Women held a Joint meeting yesterday to discuss the unemployment of the soldiers, and it was then that this step was decided upon. Washington, Feb. 1 Casualty lists furnished by the commanding general of the American army and made pub lic today contain 1.114 names divided as follows: Killed in action, 16; died from wounds, 12; died from accident and other causes, R ; died of disease. 20; wounded severely, 121; wounded degree undetermined, 676; wounded slightly, 861. Four Bridgeport names appear In today's lists. They are Savclor Frisco of 109 George street, reported severely wounded. He had previously been reported missing in action. Adam Kopec of Gilbert street is among those wounded, degree unde termlned. Pasquale Izzo of 433 Hal lett street and Lawrence H. Molloy of 133 Austen street, are reported slightly wounded. Connecticut has 30 names In to day's lists. Died of Wounds. Mleczystan Ruzyckl, Union City. Wounded Severely. Thomas T. Donovan, Hartford. Bernard Lynch, New Haven. Sam Pacelli, Seymour. Benjamin Rotenberg, Hartford. Donas Semlno, Grosvenor Dale. Killed in Action (Previously Report ed Wounded.) Guiseppe Boui, Bristol. Wounded Severely (Previously Re ported Missing.) Saveolr Frisco, 109 George Street, Bridgeport. Sick In Hospital (Previously Report ed Missing.) Guisseppl Mangino, Thompsonvllle. Wounded (Degree Undetermined.) Casper B. Blake, Hartford. James B. Deal, Rockville. Louis V. Hemstock, New Haven. Frank Kosky, New Haven. Salvatore Magoldi, Waterbury. Elwood R. Adams, New Haven. Adam Kopec, Gilmore street, Bridgeport. Wounded Slightly. Ellsha Bedell, New. Britain. Delcy Adams, Taftville. Lawrence H. Molloy, 113 Austin St., Bridgeport. Howard S. Wooster, Union City. Michael J. Galvin, Waterbury. Matthew Halperin New Haven. Pasqnalo Izzo, 433 Hailet Street, Bridgeport. Henry W Kamons, Terryville. Joseph L. Kolasinskl, Winsted. Charles L. Davisop, Thompson. Frank Giordano, New Haven. Joseph Lejnard, Derby. Harry Sherman, New Haven. Frank C. Wadsworth, Warehouse Point. This improvement by The Connecticut Company means better trolley service for Bridgeport Safety Cars will be operated every five minutes all day long on the new Oak Street South Park Avenue line. PASSENGERS WILL FACILITATE THIS SERVICE BY HAVING THE EXACT FARE READY WHEN THEY BOARD THE CARS. The North Bridgeport line will be changed to run through Seaview Avenue, giv ing 10-minute service all day. The co-operation of the public in making this new service effective is solicited. v i THE CONNECTICUT CO. GERMANY READY TO SHIP POTASH Berlin, Thursday, Jan. 30. (By The Associated Press.) Herr Schnedde kopt, director general of the Potash Syndicate and formerly control ling" the syndicate's interests in America, told the correspondent today that, aa a condition of the armistice between Germany and' the Allies, the former was likely to make a first shipment of 0,000 tons of muriate of potash soon. This potash would toe sent to America, he said, in exchange for foodstuffs. He added: ""We are anxious to resume former relations with the United States and) hope, in time, to reach our former standard of production." A serious decrease in potash produc tion, owing to the coal shortage, and! laibor trouble will, farmers say, grave ly jeopardize early crops, especially! potatoes. Washington, Feb. 1. Measures to protect the American potash industry developed during the war, especially! from German competition, were con sidered; today by the Senate Mines Committee. A tentative bill waa submitted by Chairman Henderson, proposing Fed eral licensing of potash imports. For five years a period believed long enough for the American (potash in terests to establish themselves firmly Jip-nlnat. wnTWHlrm fho trill -wmiM' I give the bureau of mines authority to restrict potash importations. Senator Henderson proposed safeguards be provided against charging of unrea sonable prices for American potash by the regulation of foreign imports, ac cording to the supply developed from American sources and domestic needs for potash. POLI'S Operatic selections that are chosen with real discrimination and very well done constitute the very pleas ing program offered by the Eight Dominoes, featured in the. vaudeville bill at Poli's. The eight artists are talented singers and offer a most at tractive program. Other features of the vaudeville program are: Weston and Eline, in a variety skit; William Dick, with his guitar; the Three Walters, In a triple bar act; and Jimmie and Myrtle Dunedln, cyclists. The photoplay feature is "Under the Top," a dramatic story of circus life featuring Fred Stone, the famous acrobat-comedian. The play Is one of the best that Stone has done. The Paths News is another film feature of Interest. Manager Poli announces for tomor row night's photoplay concert a film ization of Zane Grey's great novel, "The Border Legion." Starred In this big play are Blanche Bates, (Mrs. George Creel) and Hobart Bosworth. News pictures and comedies will com plete the bill. TheSmithMurrayCa io6t Main SL an&w Birfteld Ave. Bridgeport's Busy Cash Store ALTERATION SALE Have you been to the ALTERATION SALE yet? Surely if you haven't you are missing many good opportunities to procure bargains. We are enlarging our present quarters, the builders are busy our store is busy crowded every day our stocks must be reduced to make room for building operations. All depart ments have timely and attractive offerings. Bridgeport's Busy Cash Store. Seasonable, dependable merchandise. Give the ALTERATION SALE a visit and you will be amply repaid. Women's Hose Lisle hose of fine quality in colors of Brown, Pink, Copenhagen Light Blue, Champagne and Black, slightly imperfect otherwise they would cost considerably more. ALTERATION SALE PRICE 39c pair. Men's Collars The "Challenge" Cleanable Collars. You save laundry bills by having the "Challenge Brand." 25 c each Fans Fans made of Gauze lace trimmed and fancy decorations. ALTERATION SALE PRICE 39c Good values are found in the Toilet Goods Department at ALTERATION SALE PRICES Talcum Powder Violet, Carnation, Tea, Rose. ALTERATION SALE PRICE 12c Toilet Paper in Rolls. ALTERATION SALE PRICE , 5 Rolls 25 c Peroxide Vanishing Cream ALTERATION SALE PRICE 17c Ivory finish nail buffers with remov able chamois dollar size. ALTERATION SALE PRIQE 79c Sulpho-Sage Compound. An excel lent dressing for the hair also good for an itchy scalp and dandruff- 50c size. ALTERATION SALE PRICE 39 c Bottle fwSmltfyMumy Car XEW LAND AJiD TITLE COMPANY Offices of the Connecticut Land V& Title Co. will be open for public In spection tonight on Bank street. The new company will conduct a general real estate and Insurance business. The title searching department will be in charge of Attorney Herbert Hill. Max Cohen will have charge of the Insurance Department and William Sheehan will take charge of the Real Estate. This company will handle all kinds of real estate trans actions, mortgages and collection of rents. The officers of the company are President, Thomas J. Cullinan; vice president. Max Cohei ; treasurer, Samuel Plotkln. THE ELECTRIC SHOP 1115 BROAD STREET Why Buy An MTHAHON VERT ILL. The many friends of J. William Mc Mahon, of the money order depart ment at the Bridgeport post office, will regret to learn that he Is very 111 at his home In Meriden. Brussels, Friday, Jan. SI Sixty German prisoners, three French 'offi cers and one American were killed and many injured when a munition train exploded on the railroad be tween Aubange and Longwy today. The accident was due to a soldier Auction Sale 7 P. M. TONIGHT New Consignment BRIDGEPORT AUCTION CO. 286-288 Fairfield Ave. I la" quickly stop to pain you after a few applications of Cyrus Specific No. Price 25 Cts. Every bottle guaranteed. 5. THE CYRUS PHARMACY FAIRFIELD AVENUE AND COURT LAND STREET. STATE OF CONNECTICUT. DISTRICT OF BRIDGEPORT, as. PROBATE COURT, January 29. 1919 Estate of Michael Duggan late of the town of Bridgeport, in said 41s trict, deceased. The Court of Probate for the Dis trict of Bridgeport hath limited and allowed six months from the date hereof for creditors of said estate to exhibit their claims for settlement. Those who neglect to present their accounts properly attested, within said time, will :be debarred a recovery. All persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate pay ment to MARGARET DUGGATt ' Executrix. 165 Grove Street, Bridgeport, Conn. $5.00 I 1 Cheaper than they are sold any where in the U. S. BECAUSE We I are able at pres- 1 ent to sell them BECAUSE We have only a few left at this reduced price BECAUSE We have tested all of the best cleaners and know that there are none made that a can equal the in workmanship, effici ency and durability. It is in a class by itself. I BECAUSE It is the only THOROUGHLY GUARj ANTEED cleaner on the market. i BECAUSE A cleaner should be a life-time buy it will be if you buy an APEX. BECAUSE You can save $5.00 by ordering now.' j BECAUSE You can pay only $5.00 on delivery and the balance in small monthly payments. BECAUSE- once. -You want the best. Phone your order at THE UNITED ILLUMINATING GO, 1115 BROAD ST. TELEPHONE BARNUM 821. ADVERTISE IN THE TIMES X droDOlng & shell.