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i vyatk, Dee- 1- Testimony . Ijmm in New York and iiasr dtles have been driven "sttt itwctnral fteel erecting I . k. th Iron League the I rZi Kradort' Association tu i.. Bani fttureti. Meal .- im . --7--.- n-rm A Vntlitr eom- 1 U liters the Joint legislative s hwfU Mid f Mmimir. one of the Wl"" , (BUtrncUon companies ta Q CBsd States, be declared, pat tar any eteel for it own ZZm. and the compear had :jreei to quit erecting about jetf ef- jjjyn sppeals to the Bethle i Iteil company for steel bad 2 fnUleu. the witneu told of a JSHtaee with Eugene Grace, Zlat ot the company, and SZZTlehwab at which he was that he was "getting in 2 with the iteel manufacturers . .... k. hirpil union man. Tnyrett said that Mr. Grace had jgmea. we ere um smug w ei fellows build up an organise Sta ef anion men to refuse to han 4ti aer iteel made under non-union eMsftioei." "Mr. Schwab said," the witness gUti, "yon are getting in bad with Steel nsnnfacturers because you tra leading in tbe movement eup ortlBf union erection as against tat Isatae's 'open shop' policy." ththTmills reduce wages Ctttei ids Woolen Maanfactnrtrs Ctatinoe Lowering Process , HDaj Shot Down Reported. . ROYALLY VIIILE AT WASHINGTON ; I -Yf ' ' lj.91UUUii EMMET XeaVers Ge On Katieas ef Black Bread as BetttuuU leep to - CeTeruBent Begvla Berlin.' Dec. 14. The members of the reichatag went on rations of black bread without butter and cof fee without sugar or milk today when the managers and employes of the reichstag restaurant refused to aerve the forbidden foods, in view ot the government's apparent intention to continue raiding ho tels to compel them to obey the rationing regulations." The proprietors hare closed the restaurants in virtually all the principal hostel ries as a protest against the government insisting on obedience to these regulations. TAYIXp IUBG2 (Special Correraondenee.) Mlsa and Donald McCnlloagh left on Friday to visit several dan at the home of E. E. Carmkhael ot Colona, I1L Mr. and Mrs. Otto C. Kain were nock Island passengers on Satur day afternoon. Several from here attended the box social and program given at Bowling Center school on Saturday evening with Julia Hintermeiater as teacher. Mr. and Mrs. Earl B. Hofer and enwghter Margaret ad Caseaf be. Iowa, visited several days with rel atrvee and Meade sera. Mrs. John Etuteldt and two sons tested Saturday evening at Can tea Franck's home. Miss Haxel Einfeldt, who has been assisting Mrs. Dewey Zeigter of Illinois City with housework, visited Saturday night and Sunday with friends hare. Mrs, Robert Miller returned home Th rasday from an extended visit with relatives in Kansas and Nebraska. Kread Mrs. August r. Man ama ik taadey at Betnaold Iwteker'e le ta pNemftio. Mr. and Mm, John Baker as sou Kenaeth saeM Suaday at Her man Hofer s. Prances Wakefield, who is em ployed at Foeter Amstreors Of Preemption, spent Sunday at home. No Bpworth leegwe eerviees were held at the M. E. church Sunday evening, due to the tact that there was no power. AXXILL DIQITB3T TOAT. Galveston. Texas. Dee. 14. ftTuned Frem)--twf bf - ' . . ..m sjllMBMlrl r-J Moeit of aha Muxsjky-ti ankle, .t rMM AbL. renortad at w- m m1 . i Worth yesterday ay Ottawa aoi ta held here awalUsg arriwif Mrs. Hammm from Canada. . Hamsstll wan mad dyttt JZTrf n.Mn. His hot was taaattmed last night krtp lice circular from tanaoa. c marks of violence were found at cause of bis death has not bee determined. An Inquest will I held today.' - Pawtacket, R. I.. Dec. 14. The Urtlse company, employing about UN eBDloyes In cotton and woolen auihrlure. the Kavlp Rlosrh. ertea, 1,250 operatives, and Glen- lyea vje works, employing 500, an aoeaced wage reductions effective M Dec. 20. This amount was not i Mrs. Marshall bidding Mrs. Harding good-bye after the lunchecn. During the 2-day stay of President-elect and Mrs. Harding In Washington recently on their return from Panama. Mrs. Harding was the honored guest at two social affairs- Mrs. Thomas R. Marshall, wife ot Vice President Marshall, entertained the new executive's wife at luncheon thj second day. Wives of about forty senators attended the affair, given in the senate office building. BECKER PLEASED SUPPORT GIVEN LOCAL SYMPHONY SHERRARD (Special Correspondence.) The Sherrard Ugh school has se cured tbe classic stories in a six reel production for the Educational show Wednesday evening, Dec. 13. The proceeds from these shows are turned into the public school fund and this, fund will be used to en large their library and secure pic tures for the school rooms. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Nichols of Silvis were calling on Sherrard friends Sunday afternoon. Professor Cade of the Sherrard high school was called to Road- bouse, 111., by the death ot his mother, who died at that place Sat urday evening. Mr. and Mrs. L. D. Piper of To ronto, Iowa, are visiting at the Thomas Powell and Ernest Trego homes. Dr. Toder was a business caller in Rock Island Monday. Miss Emma Ranson of Alexis visited at the home of her sister, Mrs. Guy Sayre, Sunday. Mrs. D. C. Miller will entertain the United Presbyterian Ladies' Aid at her home Thursday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Irwin visit ed Sunday at the home of the tat ter's sister, Mrs. Leon Tomlinson, east of Cable., Mrs. C. V. Funk and Miss Anna Punk were Rock Island shoppers Saturday. Thomas McGonigle ot East Mo line was a caller in Sbrrard Sun day afternoon. Ludwig Becker, director of the Tri-City Symphony orchestra, is greatly pleased with tbe splendid support given the organisation this year. Ee has expressed himself on numerous occasions to this effect and last evening commented on the larger audiences at the two sets of concerts this year, which are much larger than those of last season. Last evening's concert at Augus tana college was greatly enjoyed as was the same program given on Sunday afternoon. Some were so impressed with the Sunday concert that tbey heard the same program at Augustana college last evening, Madam Hanna Butler, soprano, who has a large circle of friends in the tri-cities made many more admirers with her singing. Among the audience was a group of people from Orion, Madam But ler's old home, who came to hear the singer of which the community is justly proud. Madam Butler re ceived a beautiful bouquet of pink roses following her first number. The next concerts will be given on Jan. 16 and 17. SECOND SUGAR CUT. New York, Dec. 14. The Amerl can Sugar Refining company an nounced today another reduction of VlC per pound for One grann Iated. Quotations of other refiners. remaining unchanged, ranged from 814c to 8c. 3 Ten Dav Shnf Ttnwn i lUacliester, N. H., Dec. 14. The j awwas luanuiacmnng company i toby announced a 10-day shut ton beginning on Dec. 22, and a site reduction of 22Va percent. The ll" employ 13,600 persons. HAMPTON (Speciail Correspondence.) Paul Bock, son of Max Bock, and JUi Flora Johnson, daughter of If. and Mrs. Martin Johnson, were awrM last Saturday evening at 4ki parsonage of tbe Evangelical utheran church in Molina at Jw o'clock, by the -pastor. Rev. tO. Morland, tbe ring ceremony ffl Used. The bride's dress was 0 brown satin with embroidered W overskirt The only relative went was the bride's mother. njr win live at the Bock home ttat, the bride having to move nly across the street. Lilt WIMklr tK.M MBMAM tt our popular painter, William witehead, had been married. All aubt about the matter was remov al when he admitted his marriage Bitnrday, Nov. 27, in Daveu Wt The bride was Mrs. Loretta Qaoweth, of East Moline. For e present they will make their Jwe with the groom's mother, II. e. Whitehead, removing nter to on of the tri-cities. .hart Canedy. of Rock Island, JWW his daughter, Mrs. D. Broad- nd family Sunday. Jb. and Mri. Albert Willis have visiting at Eph. Willis'. From they will go to Anderson, Ind., Jjilt relatives of Mrs. Willis. . Inez Clans has a position New York store in Mollno. - Puii r., -i . . 1 wuncrv vieiieu rciauves re Sunday. , Jonathan Bible class gave ri"anent at Community U Friday evening for the pur EJ ef raising funds to pay tbe ? of fitting up the hall. C. McNabney briefly explained tbe " for which tbe ball was prc . Recitations were given by I" ""well and Joseph Miller. wet was sung by Misses Ethel ""nge and Jennie Whitehead. S Nettie Winans and Miss ZuTi Gr"ige each sang a Ice cream and other refresh J8 were sold and a guitar and ZT r awarded by a voting in which Miss Stella Miller 2d 225 votes and Miss Nettie Swift4' Tb net r0ceipU were ljgwwd Mohr, who started to suta vrecentlT- has returned, Rt chanted his plans. THE BUSY STORE ON FIFTH AVENUE Sale of Women's Coats Important to the Women Pequiring Stylish Stout Garments " tw Um sad Wmm AlForibcrg'i Walk Over Boot Shop BkMe t. mm amt Wwa A Forsberg'. Walk 0 Boot Shop Sfc SV Facts About Candy IN UMBER FIVE - Talking again about SERVICE. When you open a package of Whitman's chocolates from any of our stores, you will find the name of the maker on the bottom of every piece. There is an other interesting mark on each piece which, if you know it, will help you to ehjoy eating chocolates. On the top of each piece is a little design or symbol, which taken in connection with the size and shape of the piece, will tell you wThat the center is. As you get acquainted with Whitman's chocolates, if yon will notice the "twist" of the chocolate finish on top of your favorite pieces you will soon be able to pick out a Pecan Caramel, a Brazil Nut, Honey White Nougat, or whatever appeals to your taste. You will always know Bitter Sweets by the darker color of the chocolates, and Milk Chocolates by their light shade. Learn the language of chocolates from a package of Whitman's and you can soon name all the thirty-five kinds of centers in the sixty-one pieces of candy in a pound of SUPER EXTRA chocolates. In the SAMPLER of course there is a guide to the contents inside the lid, but then of course the SAMPLER is in a class all alone. U CIGAR STORES f The mott beautiful group of stores of their kind in America, 1 At ten convenient locations in the tri-cities Sizes Up to $5 A Special Group at a Special Price Here are women's coats very materially reduced in price. Fabrics and styles are such we know you will appreciate the values offered. Fabrics Heather Mixtures, Vel ours, Broadcloths, Fur tex Cloth and Silver-tone. Colors Navy, Brown, Oxford, Taupe, Mulberry, French Blue, Green and Black. Quite a few of the coats have collars of fur, others of self material. Lined to the waist and full lined with sol satin. ' , "'; '- t - i - - - " f 3 i w & V 1 Women's and Misses' Suits at Half of the Price Marked. Reduced Prices are $17.50 "4112.50 The above suit prices are just half of the prices marked on our splendid assortment of suits. When one considers the quality these suits contain they are remarkable values. There is a lot of satisfaction in obtaining a garment that will hold its shape indefi nitely, garments foremost in the fashion center, and lastly garments at greater reductions than at any previous apparel occasion. Women requiring the larger sizes will find a satisfy ing choice of stylish stouts, as well as the miss and Uie mature woman. Sizes range from 14 on up to 50. Fabrics Features Silvertone, Broadcleth, Tinsel Cane, Radio Twill, Veloar A Laine, Duvetyae, leaeb Bloom, Serge. Tricotine and plain and cheeked Velouis. User ef the soits have collar of Far. Squirrel, Australian Oppenran, Seal Sable ssd Ursver, while others are smart ly trimmed in silk braids and buttons. Woman's and Misses Coats, an Extraordinary Value at (Sizes From 15 to 51) $15,00 Coats fashioned of fabrics that will give satisfactory service. Styled to meet with the approval of the most critical. A splendid utility coat. Materials Consisting of Novelties, Velours, Zibelines, Army Cloth, Broad cloth Mixtures. Colors Tan, Navy, Brown. Ox ford, Green and Blade Some of the collars are trimmed with plush, while others have collars of self material. Pan, and lined with sol satins.