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Friday, July 29, 1921
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W HUH r H. fa
July Clearance Sale of Men's
Suits Opens With A Rush
The men who bought the first day got some very fine bargains in high
quality suits and went home well sati fied with their purchase. It was re
markable, the number ol men who responded to the announcement of the
sale and we expect as many more today. There are plenty of the same
values for them. There is a good supply of all the wanted models at
prices far less than you"!! expect to pay.
$28.50 I $34.50 $38.50 $48.50
Values up to Values up to Values up to Values up to
$35 & $40 $40 & $45 $50 , ' $60 & $65
Sale of Men's Eagle and
Parker Shirts.
$1.50 and $2.39
Clearance Sale of Men's
Oxfords, $7.95 & $8.95
Fine count
cales, neat
terns 51.50.
Woven madras
shirts, satin stripes
etc., $2.39, (3 for
IFgh grade foot-'
wear greatly re
duced for -quick
clearance. Dress,
street, sports, golf
The Milwaukee Journal has 'taken
up the search which Edward Am
brose of that city has been making
for a long time for his mother. Am
brose, who lives at 617 First street,
Milwaukee, Wis., was left in a New
Tork orphanage, 175 East 68th
street. New York. When still a tody
he was adopted and taken out to
Wisconsin. As soon as he was finan
cially able to do so he began the
search for his mother, who he feels
convinced is still alive. She was
last known to be in Connecticut. Any
one who believes that he can help
locate the mother, whose name was
Marv Ambrose, is asked to commun
icate with J. G. Fletcher of the Mil
waukee Journal.
Two Sustain
Serious Burns
New Tork, July 29 Howard El
liott, chairman of the Northern Pa
cific railway, was optimistic today on
his return from a 6,000 mile tour of
Pacific northwest and Canada.
- "Everywhere I went," he said,
"there was feeling of hope and be
lief that conditions would be bet
ter, and in few places did I find any
feeling of pessimism. The enonomic
upheaval in North Dakota seems t
have done its worst.
"The outlook for agricultural pro
duction is good. Minnesota crops
will be above the average and North
Dakota's will be considerable, al
though the excessive heat and
; drought' of the last three weeks have
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Idaho, Oregon and Washington will
have a production in grain, grasses
and fruits above the average. Crops
in the northern Pacific states will be
good, taken as a whole."
- -. Cleveland. July 29 Thousands of
children become mental detectives
from injury to the neck at birth. Dr.
Raymond W. Bailey of Philadelphia,
declared in an address at the con-
. vention of the American Osteopath
ic Association. All of these cases
'" can be cured by osteopathic adjust
' ment of the neck, be said, addini
-' that nothing else can cure them.
" Storrs, Conn., July 29 Boys will
receive Instruction in poultry rais-
ing, dairying, sheep and swine rais
i intr and in garden crops while the
girls wll study dressmaking, cook
ing and canning, at the Junior Short
Course at the agricultural college, it
was announced today in the program
; for Che boys and girls club . week,
, August 6 to 13. Each county club
&gen will have charge of his own
Martin ."Van Orden and Joseph
Carrijeno, of 30 Oak street. Myrtle
Beach, are in a serious condition at
the Milford hospital today as the re
sult of burns sustained yesterday af
ternoon when a blow-torch which
they were using to burn the paint
from an automobile, set fire to fumes
from the gasoline tank.
As the fumes exploded, the. young
men were struck by a sheet of flame
which spread over their head and
shoulders, and arms. Their cries
brought neighbors to the rescue, and
the men were rolled in blankets.
They wcr then rushed to the Mil-
ford hospital for treatment. At the
hospital it was said today, that the
condition of VanOrden and Carri
jeno is serious but not critical. Both
are suffering from second degree
That the present period of depres
sion has caused a flood of bankrupt
actions in the United State District
court, is evident from a perusal of the
records of the local office, in charge
of Judge John Keogh of Norwalk.
In years gone by the local orflce
has considered 67 an average num
ber of failures for a year. Last" year
the mark was not quite reached, but
from present indications the year
1921 will go down in the records of
the local office as the busiest year
since the otiice was established in
Bridgeport. i
In the first six months over 60 peti
tions in. bankruptcy had been filed,
more are coming in nearly everv dav
and before the present month is clos
ed the yearly average will have been
reached and passed. To show the
volume of business transacted at the
local office this year it is announced
that besides the postal card notices
and acknowledgements sent out that
over 10,00 notices have gone to the
various creditors involved in the pett
tions filed to date.
'LdTertis hx The 35iqefr
Wyndham, July 29. Th price of
milk received by producers in east
ern Connecticut and forwarded to the
Boston and Providence markets, has
again become a matter of dispute, it
was stated. The producers in this
immediate district are asking for an
increase of two cents per quart be
ginning August 1. The claim made
is that high . freight rates prevent
fall in the price of grain, and the
poor pasturage -this summer has
brought about a shrinkage In the hay
iss Norton To
Become Bride
Tomorrow At 4
A pretty bomn wriir,o-
place tomorrow afternoon at four
o'clock when Misa Thora Elizabeth
iNoi-ton, niece ot Mr. and Mrs. Chris
tophere S undine, nt asn Trj
becomes the bride of Martin Harold
aiar-ov or wash lane, son of Mr. and
Mrs. J. Mard of Sweden. Rev An
drew J. Oloerhlom.
Swedish Lutheran Salem church, will
perform the ceremony which will
take place ibeneath a lovely bower of
rosebuds. Tti ln-. -
--3 luum ana mn.
" r " wlla nowers and: ferns.
..39, bndla will be charmingly at
tired in a gown of white radium taf
feta with panels and sleeves of white
georgette. Her veil of illusion will
, 7T . , ?".e. wirn a band
kI,? JL bi?ssoni over the fore-
' "T' carry a shower bou
quet of bride's roses, Mrs. Henry
Kraekemipr statu,. e t- - j . -. .
. . . ' me untie, win
attendant and will wear her
sown or wntte taffeta and
e-enrc-etitw ss,
' " " tairy aji arm
bouquet of yellow rosea The grooms-
A i, xieiu-y .ciigscrom.
Following the ceremony there will
be a reception and supper for about
fifty guests afiter which the bridal
couple will leave on their honeymoon
the destination ot which is unknown
Miss Norton's traveling costume wili
COnKfcrf- ff t rimseo l 1 1 i
crepe trimmed wiuh white satin and
rt ennf Tin H . . .
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Upon their return they will reside at
62 Hansen avenue. Black Rock.
For some time both thn
people have been employed in the
Bryant Electric company. Miss Nor
ton as stenographer and Mr. MarH
in the model department. Yesterday
they received a cablegram fron!
Sweden bearing the felicitations of
A divorce action has been filed by
Kitty Weinberg. New York city,
against Orving "Weinberg, this city
since iviarcn z Y,
it - , e day after their wedding.
She also asks fc change of. name to
Storrs, Conn., July 29. The pies
Lii.L muinerBssa to make have been
enshrined in poetry and proverb but
tOO Often ft-tlO-D- va-n-A T
dyspepsia Jater on the home econom-
n-o Btreuausig amrm. The Connecti
cut Agricultural College uses this as
sertion as its introductory to an an
nouncement of a free one-week short
course in well (balanced meals, Au
gust 16-20, to be repeated August
23-27. Picnic and school lunches
nnd TTiAniia .i. uti v.
A vi . CXI LA. Will Ut3 Iir
cludted an d those women who wish
uuvo jn a, oroaaer progxajri wiu do
jw otdjan tOB-fabrioB. . . ,
Hiis sale presents an unusual opportunity for early purchasers to secure the new Fall Models at great -Concessions.
By advance buying for cash, we have secured these furs -at prices notably below height-of -season
values, and these price concessions we pass on to you in the remarkable values below. The drop in fur prices
coupled with Hudson cash buying gives you this chance to command the best in furs in the market and the best
values in Connecticut.
The fur industry has accepted severe losses, far in advance of
many other lines, to restore the business to a sound basis- which in
dicates that fur deflation has reached the bottom.
We are offering marked reductions from our present price
levels; therefore, these facts indicate that our August Sale Prices will
be lower than will prevail during the coming season.
Full Flare, Perfect Pelts
30 36 40 inch' lenghs
trimmed and self trimmed
Coney Blended Squirrel
French Seal Raccoon
Hudson Seal Marmot
Natural Muskrat
s3950 to s19950
Values to $425
Graceful Lines, Perfect Skins,
in the season's newest lengths.
Trimmed or Self Trimmed.
French Seal Natural Squirrel
Hudson Seal Scotch Mole
Beaver Koliniski
Astrakhan Lamb
$9950 t $34950
Values to $750
Effective sets and individual pieces in the season's
latest shapes and sizes.
Taupe Fox, Lucille Fox, Lynx, Wolf, Bloe and Grey Fox.
Prices: $095 to $290
Values to $65.
New Style Chokers Included in This Remarkable Offering.
Stores in Principal Cities
Melilla, Morocco.July 23 Personal
narratives of participants in the dis
aster of Mount Abarran and Tensa
man indicate that the lack of precau
tion of the officers in charge of the
operation was responsible for much
of the damage done to Spanish pres
tige. On June 2, according to eye-witnesses.
Mount Abarran was occupied
by Spanish troops without the slight
est resistance. It is a position cov
ered with the thickest kind of ve
getation, among which large num
bers of men could find cover. No
attempt was made to recbnnoiter the
ground after the camping place had
been chosep but detachments of men
were told to lay barbed wire around
the camp while all the officers sat
down to a meal.
A short time afterward the sur1
rounding bush appeared absolutely
thick with Moors, who opened fire
on the group of officers, then pen
etrated the encampment, where they
were Joined by the mutinous 15th
company of native police.
Numerous acts of bravery were
done by both Spanish and faithful
troops, but the surprise was so sud
den that it was impossible for the
garrison to save the guns, which
were carried off by the Moors. Then
both Spanish and native troops .fled
precipately, abandoning rifles, bayo
nets and baggage.
The casualties comprising killed,
wounded and prisoners numbered
over 300 and, if the landing detach
ment of a warship and forces from
Cerinola and Melilla had not inter
vened to support the fleeting garri
son, it is" possible the Spanish would
have lost both Sidi XXris and Ten-
structors, for their tactics were quite
modern. Information has since
come from both the Spanish and the
French armies.
Geneva,1 Switzerland, July 29.
Switzerland has reached the acut
stage of economic stringency result
ing from a too-favorable rate of ex
change. The tourist season, npon
which she depends to such a great
extent, opened with little prospect of
an improvement in the situation.
Tourists who usually -visit? Switzer
land during the summer, are going to.
French and Italian resorts.
The Swiss, themselves, to a con
siderable extent, are -abandoning
their own country to spend their out
ings in France where Swiss money
counts for twice its value at home, or
in Italy, where it counts five times
the normal value.
The crisis shows not only in the
absence of tourist trde but in indus
trial stagnation, a good many work
ers being already out of employment.
A few weeks ago it looked as if the
delegations to the second Assembly of
the League of Nations, Sept. 5, would
Bnd difficulty in getting lodgings here,
hotel keepers hesitating to" reserve
apartments for them because it would
require them to refuse tourists at the
height of the season.
It now appears that the hotels will
welcome the League delegations un
less there is an unexpectedly radical
change in the travel situation.
The time in which Natipnal Guard
companies may. be reorganized under
the National Defence Act to a mini
mum enlisted strength of 50 has been
extended until July. 1. 1922, by See-1
Ta.JMtooaiPTtf -Tyare- act- rotary .Weeks , , .
Topeka, Kan., July 29. After a
year anl a half of operation, the fu
ture of the Kansas court of indus
trial relations seems assured, Gover
nor Henry J. Allen declared in- a
statement today.
"Each of the 28 orders and judg
ments of the court rendered thus far
has been accepted by both sides of
the controversy, excepting the last
which is now pending on appeal be
fore the State Supreme court," Gov
ernor Allen said. "Employers and
employes alike are coming to regard
the court as an up-to-date method
for settling industrial disputes.
"The result in the teoal mining dis
trict has been most striking. Un
der conditions created by the Indus
trial court last year, the miners were
enabled to work 30 per rent, more
than the year before, with the result
ant increases in production of fuel
for the pulblic and wages to the
"Interest in the Kansas remedy for
industrial war is becoming world
wide. The pressing need for simi
lar legislation in other states has
become apparent, and many are pre
paring to follow the lead of Kansas
in providing fo justice in labor
Springfield, Mass., July 29. 'Fif
teen pining birds, inmates of the fa
mous bird hospital here, have left
with their nurse for Chatham to get
the benefit of the ozone there.
Miss Pebecca Harding, a teacher,
will the hostess to the birds as well as
their nurse.
The- songsters represent twelve dif
ferent toreds and are "charity - pa
tients -at. Jtha- iioatotal.
Berlin, July 29.: "The Street of
Many Fakirs": the section of the
Friedrichstrasse between Unter den
Linden and Koch streets may soon
lose the. right to its exotic title, won
by virtue of the varied and ques
tionable commerce which thrives up- '
on its sidewalks and crossings, for an
agitation has been started to "clean
it u.p." -
Every article from jumping-jacka
to fine Oriental rugs may be pur
chased from the vendors who infest
the street, eternally crying their
The chief complaint against the,
character of the street, however, is;
that thieves use it continually as a
clearing place . to market their
"hauls." vNot infrequently a ragged,
unkempt man will ofEer most expen-.
sive imported fabrics for suiting, in .
odd bolt lots, at ridiculous figures.
Much of this stuff, the .police feel,
certain, has ibeen stolen, but it
difficult to fix the crime on the sti"n;
vendor. - a
Victims of the various drug had(
find their chief source of supply
this street. . -
Milton," Mass., July 29. -A hundred ,
page "spirit" message has just been ,
received here. - ' ' '
"I William James late professor .
of psychology at Harvard University,,
camlbrddge, Mass;, U. S. A., am send
ing this message. While 1 was on
earth alive, as you call it I thought
I knew a lot: Now I know that I ;
knew nothing." "
So begins the message as "copied'''
tai-jj'TriT - TiorvR rgagaiiB urke.
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