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1 1 TIT 13 OMA1TA "DA1TYY HIS 13s SPXHAY 12. 1800.
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NEW YORK , March 0. Tlio spring
pageant In millinery la opening most
propitiously , nnd with full n , score of
novelties. Tlio first-corners In the shop
windows nro always the walking ntul travelIng -
Ing , gollling and shopping straws , and there
Is not n poaslbly unbecoming shape In the
lint.
lint.A style that commands attention is the
golfers' treasure , with a stiff cream straw
nlplno crown and a brim of scarlet , or plaid ,
or tan brown felt , bound with a broad gros
grain ribbon. A wing and twist of silk , era
a belt of gros grain ribbon , drawn through
n gay enameled biicklo nt one side Is the
typo of trimming advocated. Thcso com
fortable , sensible llttlo hats won't out-rival ,
though , the Inevitable straw Bailer , which Is
already bobbing up serenely In a now guise.
Mixed straw Is what the host sailor Is woven
of , and a good , pliable , fine straw at that , to
allow of rather wider brims and very muoh
larger , lallcr crowns than wo have had In
a long time.
Noveltleit for AVnlKlnn Wi-nr.
A great many of the prettiest outing hats
are In an exaggerated sailor slmpo ami
madu to bo trimmed. . Tholr tall crowns
are higher behind than before , and the
decoration Is done in Bwatttngs and luoplngs
of brilliant taffeta , with wings or quills.
There Is another sort of very captivating
sailor In the newly arrived millinery stock
called the "Canadian. " Just why Canadian
It Is bard to say , for the name does not
describe Ha low crown with a hollowed tnp ,
Its wide brim that curls up on the edges and
Its crown band nearly as white as the crown
Itself. A Canadian is sure to provo n tip
top sun-shade , and you can buy It In a straw
as fine and as soft as Panama.
Next in order of merit Is the done-over ,
revivified Alpine , which you can have In
1ho smart Ilomburg or Cape Town shape.
A Ilomburg is a pearl gray felt affair with
n wide , unusually wide , curly brim sweeping
away from a lofty crown and rejoicing in a
decoration of gray , or gold , or green cock
plumes In a thick tuft to one side. A Capo
Town shape Is exactly the same thing with
the difference that on one side .the wide
brim Is drawn up and made fast by a tuft
of quills , whllo itlie other side of the brim
bends down over the face nnd hair.
DI-CKM Hut * .
To turn from a counter full of tilings
jaunty ami itaut Is to arrive at a showcase
full of the small straw toques and bonnets
that will prevail later on. You can match
In a straw toque any gingham or muslin
In your summer repertory of gowns , BO
various are the colors of the straws , and ,
best of all , you can vary nearly afford -to
have a 'hat ' to match every cotton dress ,
Blnce thcso stray topknots are not expen
sive , raid they need the merest handful of
trimming. Some of , them are self-trimmed
with their own eccentric , twisted brims ,
knots and rolls and loops of straw , and they
all have names. The Trelawmey , Lady May
nnd dozens moro are liot fav'orltes among
the buyers , who have 'to wear these
trifles back on thalr ihcads and wear with
them 'tho gaye-st of veils ,
Moro serious consideration , also a higher
price , must be paid the last Parisian fancy
A SMART NEW SHAPE.
In delicate , charming hats woven of fine
grass with straw. One virtue of the grass
hat Is that It can bo ciushed Into n ball
between the hands nnd yet smoothes out into
ns gracious , shapely a helmet ns wns over
puom. All the tender minor colors of the
natural grasses , the greens , browns , greys ,
yellows and dull reds are thus made fashlon-
nble , nnd In the way of spring color there
Is nothing moro admired than "cured hay
green. "
Flowers to pile with ribbons on thcso
straw foundations nro coming in rapidly , and
there seems n perfect madness for using
Just emi or two abnormally big blossom's in
lint architecture , In place of natural looking
clusters and sprays. Perfect scraps of
capotes will show 'Just ono giant lilac
orchid , rising from a skim of tulle or
tangle of ribbon.
Hed and white and mottled peonies am
at the top of the ( lower basket , and tlu
women exhaust admiring adjectives over tin
mauve ollk roses , each .ono tlio.slzo of a
youthful cabbage. .Tho qmaller posies havt
sneaked out of bight , and the prldu of the
milliner's heart is centered In thn largo
wedge nnd sail-shaped wings of nut
decorated with arabesques of line gathered
ribbon nnd embroideries of Jit steel , . or chip
bends , She ran truthfully tell you that the
proudest plump In the ostrich's tall will not
bo PO fashionable later on ns the least of
these artificial ornaments , , nnd she can show
ns well largo spoon-shaped wings made of
thin silk shirred onto loops of wire , beside
handsome crystal beetles nnd butterflies , to
nerve as buckles nnd ornaments ,
Delicate nnd lovely bonnets promise to
take nil their plumage In the shape of enow
whlto and clouded gray gull wings spring
ing from the beds of violets nnd the fash-
lonablo artificial velvet is not a fully ox-
1 muled blossom A knot of budding purple
Dyspepsia Cure.
Digests what you eat.
ItartlflciallydlBeststhofoodandrilds
Natxiro in 8trou tlioniug and recon-
BtructinRtho exhausted digestive or-
digest-
cans. lUstholatestdjscoverecl
ant and tonic. No other preparation
can approach It in elliciency , It in
stantly relioveaand permanently cures
Dyspepsia , Indigestion , Heartburn ,
Flatulence , Sour Stomach , Nausea ,
SIcklleadacUe.QastralBla.Crainps.and . . .
all other resuHsoflinperfertdlKPStlon.
Prepar d b E. C. DeWIU ft Co. , Chicago.
brads , interspersed with Half unfolded green
leaves , Is the preference everywhere , and
thn color combined with violets on all head
gear Is pale blue. A crown of half-blown
ISngllsh violets , on a foundation of faint
azure tulle , Is the most captivating conceit
for theater use , or n pudding toque of loose
woven violet straw will bo appropriately
wreathed with blue tulle nnd forgot-mc-nots ,
all fastened down with imitation turmiolso
brooches.
The only trimmed I at of Importance tliJs
season will bo the soft black chip Hat , under
which a pretty young face shows to excel
lent advantage. Thcso will have their brims
faced Inside with rows upon rows of gath
ered narrow ribbon and can bo allowed to
flop nt their own sweet languid will , or
tnckcd up on one sldo In Ilubcns form with
a great cockade of roses resting almost on
uho hair nnd the crown trimming done In
crushed chiffon , a lovely millinery drapery
now to this season. MAttY DKAN.
T01LKT HUM'S.
DcvlcPM AVIilfli Knnlilc Women io
Si'cnru Mrimiire of lloimt } ' '
Society has quietly accepted the fact ot
late that rouge Is do rigour. The tint Is
Itild on so delicately , so artfully , so plausi
bly , that It requires not only a lynx eye to
detect It , but a long acquaintance with a
woman to make sure she doea not resort
to this artifice. Her cheeks nro never
vulgarly red , but a faint sweet bloom ap
pears on either side and seems to come from
beneath , to grow down Into the chin nnd
show ever so faintly nlong the rim of the
pretty ears.
This Is all duo to the fact that grease paint
la not uscxl at all ; It is too loud In tone
and coarsening to the skin to bo tolerated ;
furthermore , a clever wojnan never looks
upon the rouge pot when It Is red until she
has made a visit to a certain dealer In toilet
articles In Paris. At this small shop , n , sort
of Louis XIV boudoir , you buy : v pot ot
coloring matter on a disk of porcelain , nnd
a small tool covered with whlto cotton. The
pot ot coloring matter does not cost very
much , but what does come high is the
'
preliminary business of having' tint of
pink matched to your skin.
The IJlvInc Artlnt.
It was the owner of this shop who made
the great discovery that nature , the divine
artist , rarely colors two persons alike , and
that the true pink glowing In the cheeks
of ono 'blonde or dark person Is not at all
tbo same that glows In the cheeks of that
person's own sister , perhaps. So In that
llttlo shop you sit before a mirror and a
patient artist selects , after repeated trials ,
the color that harmonizes exactly -with your
particular quality of skin , glint ot hair nnd
tone of eyes. There arc exactly sixty-five
pinks to choose from , and when you leave
the shop you wear a blush ns faint or deep
as your typo of looks require , and ono su
exactly harmonizing that It absolutely rd-
sembles what you would have If nature
undertook to do the coloring herself.
H is tbo matching that costs and then
the shop woman gives you a lecture on the
rational use of rouge. She explains that to
thoroughly deceive the eye it Is not suffi
cient merely to tint the cheeks , because
when by natural circulation of rich blood
the cheeks glow the. chin over so lightly
gets a bit of the rosy fluid as well ; so do
the cars on the rim , nnd when you have
taken ono lesson in touching up your face
there Is no suspicion of vulgar , sticky painter
or artificiality about It.
.Vow Ili-inily Hevleo .
All this New York women have learned In
'arlsjust ' as thol'arislenne has Impressed on
them the Importance of carrying a powder
puff In the muff or pocket and using It
rrccly. In Paris they make these puffs of
palo pink down , fastened In the center of n
dear llttlo palo silk handkerchief. By
means of a draw-string the middle of the
iinndkerchief gathers about the puff and no
scattering of rice powder comes of wearing
the pretty thing in your pockot. Kvory
woman who realizes how unbeautiful is the
look of a shiny nose , or greasy forehead ,
carries ono of these.
The use ot rouge is advocated by many
women merely for 'tho ' brilliancy it lends
the eyes , but Now York belles do not trust
to rouge alone to do this. They liave
learned to wash their eyes ns carefully and
regularly ns they wash their faces. Kspe-
clally In 'tho cold weather , when eyes not
over strong grow bloodshot nnd weak from
facing a cruel wind , nothing Is BO soothing
and tonic as to wash the balls. An eye
glass is used for this , filled with warm
wate.- , tepid tea or a solution of boric acid ,
and , when the glass Is filled and upturned
on the eyes , nil the dust collected on lashes
nnd 'In corners , any bits of soot , or sand
grating on 'ttio ' sensitive corners , are ex
pelled and inflammation reduced. Besides
this benefit , a dally washing of the eyes
makes them moro permanently bright nnj
liquid 'than ' any other device yet attempted.
Oil ot cageput Is 'the newest remedy for
Inducing the eyebrows and eyelashes to
grow , just ns all thin girls with hollows In'
their necks and scrawny forearms have
taken to tippling on milk nnd glycerlme. It
is a simple remedy and harmless enough ,
oven It It falls to lay flesh on Ill-covered
bonce ; , and U has the nd\antago of not
coarsliiR the skin , as drinking porter Is ac
cused of doing. Two tenspoonfuU ot llio best
glycerine In 11 glass of blood-warm milk ,
taken after every meal amd nt bedtime , Is
the iiilo with the smart young women who
ilaro not wear decollete gowns nnd who have
found 'It ' very much moro dlllicult to prosuro
llesh than their fat sister finds It < o lose
ndlposq tissue.
I'M Hirer Tlpn mill llnlr.
Any ono who comes to New York and gets
n enhance to observe at close quarters the
pretty women who ornament opera boxes
can hardly overlook 'the faot that pretty bare
hands no longer show glittering malls at the
Ilngef tips , that tde Immaculate fairness of
throats anil shoulders Is apparently not duo
to powder nor unusual pallor , nnd that
nearly every woman has wonderfully
bright hair.
Well , It simply amounts to this unnatu
rally polished linger nails are no longer re
garded ns significant of good taste. As
much care as formerly Is spout on the mani
cure , but to show wonderfully rosy nails
with snow whlto nnd beautifully clear
curved tops Is the aim of the well-bred
beauty. Pink linger nails , as pink cheuks ,
bright eyes and dinning hair , Indicate health , ,
and iK'alth Is ono of the highest forms of
beauty , so If your nails are palu and blotched
with whlto bruises the refuge of n coral
fluid remains to you. This Is a species of
lacquer painted on the nails' surface , left
to dry nnd produce a pretty plnkness that
makes the top of the naif look wonderfully
white by contrast-
As stimulating ns our climate Is to liberty
nnd patrlotlbm. It is an agent for almost
destroying the texture und vigor of human
hair , and after the most robustly healthy
girl reaches 20 her hair la too opt to fade.
It may not at once turn gray , but the sap
that makes It bhlmi dries ) up nnd dull brown
heads arc the rule In nn assemblage of even
handsome women. Now lifeless hair Is
about as unornameutal as false diamonds
that refuse to glitter , nnd to correct this the
peroxide is admlntbtered to the regeneration
of even the must dreary looking tresses ,
The liquid must bo administered after a
thorough shampoo by an expert hair
dresser , nnd one tcaspoonful diluted docs the
business. Strands as luslcrless as those In
a horse's tall It electrifies with a sheen that
Bcems only possible to extreme youth.
i-Mvn MW CAIII.\.S. !
of ( lie Lute * ! AviicnUiiiiN Kn-
lor Ml I'lioti J > y Women ,
One of the latest of unusual avocations
entered upon by n woman Is the raising and
training rf native song birds. Miss Louise
Cheatnm lives near the popular winter re
sort of Alken , S. 0. , nnd the Idea wns sug
gested by the sale of a pet mocking bird.
This bird came to her through a negro boy
whom she caught robbing the parent nrst.
The Iledgllng was the weakling of the Hock ,
and for that reason the boy considered It
worthless and left It on tno ground to die.
Miss Chcnlam rescued nnd raised It , Intend
ing to free the llltlo captive when It could
care for Itself.
Hut that time never came , for no pet Is
moro helpless than a mocking bird reared
In captivity.
The second winter of the bird's life It wns
purchased by a northern visitor to Alkcn ,
who , chancing- paw the house , heard It
singing. This sale gave the young woman
an idea which she was not slow to follow
and now she does a thriving business with
native song "birds of the south. Miss Chea-
lam < lees not attempt to hatch them herself ,
but watching her chance , goes boldly to the
spot where the parent birds have made their
homes and lifts the nests , with their young
broods , off. This Is the best and most hu
mane method , especially with the mocking
birds , for If a human hand once enters their
nest the parent bird will kill every remainIng -
Ing fledgling , and according to Miss Cheatam ,
her greatest enemies are these same parent
birds , for they try in every way to poison
a bird which they find caged.
Beagle raising Is the means by which Miss
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A COQUETTISH HAT.
Asch earns a good living. Her homo Is nlso
near Alkcn , and her work began by the sale
of a pet dog. One of the favorite amuse
ments of the winter visitors to Alken is
rabbit coursing , and the best clog for the
purpose Is the beagle. As both the game and j
the dogs are small , the hunters , men and
women , follow on foot , nnd as a rule end
their chase by a breakfast or luncheon at
some picturesque spot in the woods.
It was to one of these hunters that Miss
Asch sold her first dog , and the price paid
was $35. She at once saw an opening' , had
kennels built and invested her little capital
In dogs to breed from. Now sbo has a thriv
ing business , which not only pays well , but
is both healthful and plensnnt , slnco she
Is fond of dogs and out-of-door exercise.
Another southern woman , Miss Ida
Norrcll , near Augusta , On. , Is earning n fall-
living by distilling capo Jasmines. The
process is her own discovery , and still a
secret. She has refused good offers for her
recipe.
The capo jasmine , as every one who has
visited the south knows , is easily grown , and
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blossoms in the greatest profusion. Miss
Norrcll , therefore , has no difficulty in get
ting all the flowers she can use. The result
of her distilling is a delicious perfume , but
she claims that at present the supply equals
the demand , nnd It Is unnecessary to publish
her formula.
Miss Marie Christiansen came from
Sweden to work as n masseurca , but finding
no work Immediately took the llrst thing
which presented usolf. Today she Is the
DINNER DHESS OK WHITE LILA
first woman and I fancy the only one who
earns her living by exercising dogs. Kvory
hmir of her time is occupied airing 'and ex
ercising pampered canine pets whose own
ers are glad to pny a good price to have It
done. Of coureo Miss Christiansen Is
obliged to go out In all sorts of weather , and
lake 'What , to an American woman , Is an
enormous amount of exercise. But being n
Swedish girl , It la no more hardship to
toke n , promenade on Fifth nvenuo In n
driving rain than it U to the two or three
dogs that frisk by her side.
A California woman , Mrs. Henrietta Mc
Donald , claims to bo the only woman who
earns a living as a wine tester. She Is the
daughter of ono of the most extensive wine
producers of California , when wine making
first became an Industry of that state , am
until her widowhood eho was the wife of ,1
wlno merchant. Consequently when Mrs
McDonald came to earn her living wine wns
really the only thing she could count on.
Through n New York merchant she re
ceived her llrst Job. It wns to stock tin
wlno cellars of a family moving Into n nc
house , ns neither mistress nor master were
sufficiently familiar with wine to act for
themselves. Now she has a regular client
nge In n number of the largest cities of this
country , nnd makes trips to the various
wlno producing countries of the world from
tlmo to time , making direct purchases to
fill her many Important orders.
A PAHAIHSK FOll WOSIKSf.
Ill Iliiriiuili They Are Priu-Uonlly ( lie
Superior * of .M Mi.
The nurmeso nro different from other
eastern women , says a writer In the Ladles
Realm. liurmnh Is n woman's paradise.
There is no necessity to have women's
rights associations. A woman Is the equal
of a man. There are no harems , nnd no
restrictions to love making , except flirtation
and kissing , which nro Indecorous. All the
business of llunnnh Is done by the women ,
' whllo the men stay at homo to smoke and
, mind the babies. Every woman has a shop
'
of some sort , and when her husband Is not
kind she gets a divorce. She Is probably
bettor oft than she was before. Indeed , the
Burmese woman has far the best of It. Yet
when she goes to the pagoda It Is always
' her wish that In her next existence she will
'bo n man. The Uurmeso woman Is petite ,
I and , though nt llrst her features seem
strange and nro not attractive , you scon get
I used to them. Every girl Is nn artist , and
1 she dresses artistically and In bright sunshiny -
; shiny colors. She wears a square , loose-
'
llttlng , overlapping white Jacket , short in
sleeves. Her frock is a. piece of red or yel
low or green silk tied tightly , so that she
walks with short , mincing steps. The mold
of the figure is distinctly shown , but , as
every girl walks with a curious twist of the
heel , there Is nothing immodest.
In Hurmnh , ns In other lauds , the pride
of a girl Is her hair , nnd if It reaches to
the ground she has reason to bo conceited.
She never wears a bonnet , but there Is al
ways n rose or some other flower stuck In
the folds of her tresses , She Is fond of
jewelry , necklaces , bracelets and rings , but
she Is never guilty of showlness. As , In
the old days , our grandmothers nnd great-
grandmothers used to turn n piece of silver
over In the palm of n gypsy to hear about
some tall , fair man who would eoon return
from a long voyage and make them happy
forever and over , so the Burmese girl con
sults witches about her future husband ,
and wears charms which she believes will
attract a certain youth.
Every Burmese boy la tattooed about the
limbs. He knows that no nice girl will look
nt him till he has a mass of tattoo designs ,
for , nmong other things , thcso signify that
ho must have undergone much pain and Is
therefore n bravo man. Sometimes a girl
will have a tattoo mark placed between her
eyes. This Is not often , but only when she
Is afraid ehe may lose the affections of her
beloved. Besides , with this tattoo mark ,
every girl feels that she cannot possibly die
an old maid. But if she has not the mark
and there Is a prospect of her being "on the
shelf" she will cut away the hair above her
ears and this Is a public sign that she would
bo Infinitely obliged if somebody would
marry her.
As soon as she can toddle she starts smok
ing. She smokes nil through life and with
her last breath will probably puff smoko.
A Burmese cheroot Is very mild in flavor ,
'but ' It makes amends in size. It Is : iny-
thlng from six Inches to a foot In length and
so thick that a winsome maiden's mouth Is
stretched to the utmost. A cheroot is seldom
out of a Burmese girl's mouth , nnd she puffs
with the unceasing regularity of nn English
girl munching chocolates. I have seen a
little Burmese boy slide up to a llttlo girl
nnd look sheepishly at her till she offers him
n puff at her cheroot , just as a London boy
( will do to his sister who owns an apple.
For several people to smoke from the same
cheroot is quite the usual thing , and half n
dozen girls will sit In a circle chattering nnd
passing the torpedo-sized cigar around.
When first I went to Bunnah I naturally
threw away my cheroot when I had enough.
But afterward I always presented It with a
bow to some non-smoking Burman , for In
Burmah to give some ono else your half-
smoked cigar Is as great an honor as in
Persia for your host to pick a tit-bit of stewy
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meat from his dish nnd sll < k It Into your
mouth with his flngctn.
Th"ro Is much juvenile swcothc-artlng
nmong the youngsters of Burmah. Hut n
girl must give up such nonsense when frht- >
reaches 12 or 13 years of nse , for then H
Is time for her lo be eerlous nnd give her
i thoughts to possibly being soon mnrrlH.
I The transition stage In England from girl
' to young woman Is the adoption of long
sklrti nnd the "doing tip" of the hair. In
Burmnh It la when the ears are pierced.
The ceremony Is marked by a great frnst
to all her girl friends. The day ami the
hour nro fixed by n soothsayer , and then ,
in the midst of the Jubilation , tie ! girl Is
t-olzcd and the needlea run through the
lobe of the car , nnd the more she acrcar.is
the louder nil her friends clinttor , and the
native musicians outside get hot In bang
ing doubly hard at their Instruments. A
piece of gold wire is usually passoJ 'hrough
the ear , but Inter on thicker material Is
used until there Is quite a largo hole , maybe
half nn Inch In tllnmeter ; and in this the
girl or young woman , as she la now -wears
a tube , either of gold studded with precious
stones , or amber , or. If she Is vry pier ,
colored glass. After the encoring n
Uurmeso girl begins to put on nlra.
Love-making In Mandnlny Is very much
the same as It Is In Dayswnter. A young
man nnd a young woman , by a strange co
incidence , nro always meeting nt friends'
houses , or they happen to meet nt pagoda
fenstn or at pwes , or native performavces ,
WITH ON13 1110 KLOWKH.
and people begin to remark the coincidence
and say things ; and when the maiden
Is Interrogated on the point she probably
blushes. When It is understood the couple
are to be married the young man Jon love
making In the evening , but he never eecs
his sweetheart alone. She has always three
o-r four girl friends with her , anj so all
the nlco things ho wants to say must be
said in their presence.
Frill * of Kiinhloti.
Hand-painted satin and muslin gowns are
coming Into vogue.
Handles In the shape of golf Irons are the
latest for canes and umbrellas.
Exquisite tea gowns are being made of
white dotted Swiss over wash silks In pale
tints.
A pretty lorgnette chain has a series of
Jewels set at Intervals of from three to
four Inches.
Coral necklaces with many silver novel
ties suspended therefrom are attractive for
street wear.
Among now designs In brooches Is a four-
leaf clover with green enameled petals and
a ruby for the center.
Marquise rings with emerald centers , the
outer edges studded with diamonds and ru
bles are In great favor.
Collar buckles of silver and gold for
women are popular. Some nro enameled
nnd studded with gems.
Sterling silver match safes in the shape
of peanuts with the colors of the well known
colleges in enamel arc popular.
An opal matrix mosaic jewel box lined
with gold forma n handsome and attractive
ornament for a woman's boudoir.
Double veiling Is now considered very
smart. It is made of the finest plain or
dotted black net nnd has n lining of white
Illusion tulle. The effect Is to heighten the
beauty of the wearer's complexion.
Clasps , so that ribbon belts may bo easily
Interchangeable , have almost superseded
belt buckles. The newest are of silver ,
glided with a dull , reddish finish , and with
thcso pressed velvet ribbon Is used.
If the signs of the times arc to bo trusted
perforated cloth Is to bo much worn. This
does not mean that perforated strips nro
sown on , but the skirt or bodice Is cut out
and the perforated design then carried out.
A color Is put under the perforations.
For "dress" uses very handsome princesso
dresses of black crepe do rhino nro made up
over taffeta silk and decorated from shoul
der to hem with long tapering sprays of the
finest cut Jet applique ornaments In scroll ,
fern , bowknot , stem and vine devices deftly
Intermingled.
A new idea Is to disguise ( the existence of
any collar band nt all and to carry the yoke
Itself In whatever fashion it may bo made
up to the chin. Indications point to the
reign of the plain or simply rolled collar In
the immediate future , nnd It Is said that
chiffon nnd lace ears nnd tabs and bows nro
There seemed n probability that the prin
cesso dross , which in velvet , cloth nnd
Ighter wool fabrics has boon in vogue nil
winter , would lose n degree at least of Its
'avor this season , but the universal prova-
once of clinging gowns and straight effects
s likely to keep this graceful , much 1m-
iroved model In favor for some time to
come.
In Paris toques of maldouhalr fern with
arge , btlff cabbage roses are popular. The
nero unnatural the shade of the ( lowers tbo
weller nro they considered.Vhltn nnd
> Iack tulle hats , and Indeed white and black
Kits of nil sorts und shapes are likewise
very much worn , as are entlro toques and
nits of Parma violets trimmed on ono Bide
vlth n white bird.
Irish point , Swiss nnd very fine nainsook
ombrolderles , some with Valenciennes or
icavler medallion Insertions Introduced ,
others In bow-knot , fleur lo 11s or open
loral designs , with htralirlit or scalloped
edges , nro exhibited among the largo assort
ment of the season. There are also heavier
embroidered bands and edgings , which
closely copy venlso-polnt patterns ,
o bo nbollahed from the nape of the neck.
The masses of beads and spangles which
inve been BO popular on evening dresses
luring the winter nro being dispensed with.
Black Clmntilly over white moussellno do
solo Is the latest fancy for the evening gown ,
ind the seams , which nro IndlspeiiBlblo In
ho new tunic , are hidden beneath lacn , the
dca being to glvo the effect of a seamless
gown.
A now attractive black material will ap
pear for early summer wear under the name
of crcponetto. It differs but slightly from
the now invoices of spring crepons , yet It Is
moro beautiful In coloring and moro char
acteristic In design. A silk-warp material
called Cruzon cloth will also appear. It Is
Ike Henrietta cloth , but somewhat heavier ,
and its wearing qualities are assured.
White vulllngs , summer silks , fancy satins
'or waists and accessories , mohairs , taffetas ,
etc. , dotted and striped are set forth among
the extensive array of textiles in quiet ef
fects Invariably sought by women of refined
: nstes. Black and whlto combinations , how
ever , nro largely in evldenco this season ,
joth In utility t'OfiUunca and hendwcar , in
neck trimmings , and In elaborate evening
toilets , In which handsome Bilks , matclanso
satins , nets , laces chiffons nnd extremely
ornate uud beautiful jet garnitures are
united.
Among other highly favored materials
nun's veiling will next season bo In great ' i
demand cither plain-surfaced or delicately i
Igured. The lorn expensive veilings have !
> een used considerably to line dress skirts '
which were required to cling to the figure !
as nearly as possible like the uncomfor'ablu
ooklnjj ' Ue-bu ks' pKturod In fashion- 1
Relieves the Heart , Throat and Lungs Almost In A
stantly , While Munyon's Cold and Grip Cure '
Drives the Disease from the System.
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Clouds of .Medicated Vapor arc Inlialcil through the month niul
emitted from the nostrils , cleansing aiul vaporl/.inu all the inflamed and
iliseasjil parts which cannot bo reached by menicinc , taken into the
stomach.
Three Factories Running Day and Night to Keep
Up with the Demand.
CURES GRIP , CURES COLDS ,
CURES COUGHS , CURES SORE THROAT ,
CURES CATARRH , CURES BRONCHITIS ,
CURES ASTHMA ,
IF YOU HAVE THE GRIP OR A COLD
Don't ' Fail to Use the Inhaler at Least Three Times a Day , Oftener if Possi
ble , and Take the Gold and Grip Cure Every Half Hour ,
Don't Waste Time With Old Fashioned
Medicines.
Cures Quickly , Cures Permanently There is No Guess
work , No Experimenting It Simply Cures by Med
icating All Inflamed Parts That Cannot Be
Reached Any Other Way
In order that the public insiy test the curative properties of this Inhaler
before buying , special displays Will be Made at the following
Drug Stores :
SHERMAN & M'CONNBLL , C. J. PRICE ,
1313 Dodce St. Mlllnrd Hotel .
Pharmacy.
KUIIN & COMPANY ; II. 13 , GRAHAM ,
15th anil Douglas.
MYBUS-DILLON DRUG CO. , Cor. 21th and Farnnm.
S. 13. Cor. ICth nnd Knrnnm. PEYTON'S PHARMACY ,
GRAHAM DRUG CO. , 21th nnd I.eavenworth Sis.
S. W. Cor. 15th nnd Knrnnm. KING PHARMACY
XI3W ECONOMICAL DRUG CO. , 27th nnd Leavenworth Sts.
220-223 South ICth ,
CHARLES II. SC11AEKEU , IX SOUTH OMAHA.
10th and Chicago.
J. A. FULLER & CO. , E. J. SEYKORA & CO. ,
1102 Douglas * , Cor. 14th. N. W. Cor. N and 21th Sts.
Pollto attendants will be on hniul to answer nil questions. Everybody.Is Invited to
Blvo the Inhaler n free trial. You lire welcome to a treatment -whether you purchase
or not.
This company has prepared separate specifies for nil diseases , which nr < ? sold by all k
Knob remedy lsso labeled there bo . *
_ ciui no mistake. With them every
mother can become the family doctor.
delnhm. mostly 25 cents a vial. Medical ndvlce by in all absolutely 1'rco. 1.503 Arch St. , Phlla-
plates of the fiO's and CO's , which the young
people of the present generation have gazed
at in derision , but exaggerated models of
which nro now presented by fashion for
their own personal adoption ,
! ' " < ml nine I'erNoniilH ,
Mrs. W. II. Woermnn , daughter of ox-
( overnor Bullock of Massachusetts , Is tourIng -
Ing India on n wheel.
Women bootblacks seem to bo turning up
In various parts of the country. Miss
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EvanKellna Probasco , described as "n south
side Chicago belle , " has opened an estab
lishment In the Windy city. She does not
black boots herself , but employes four sons
of Italy for that purpose. She manages the
business herself.
Lady Tennyson , the wife of the new
viceroy to South Australia , Is tin lilshwoinan.
Her name when Bho married the laureate's
son , Hpn. Hallam Tennyson. In 1881 , was
Audrey Florence lloyle , of the famous fightIng -
Ing floylo family of Cork. She Is the mother
uf three sons , two of whom remain In Eng
land.
The following Bounds like a paraphrase of
Rhakcspearo a seven a 5es of man It was
rt-rlttcn by a musician in a manuscript musk
book 'At 15 years of nge most women
nro arpeggio ; nt 20 n woman is nn allegro
vivace ; at SO , occasionally , she Is an nc-
cordlo forte ; nt10 nn nndanta ; at 50 the
rondo flmilo often begins ; whllo from CO It
Is n tremolo alia sordino. "
The countess of Warwick Is said to bo the
only peeress whopo name nppeara over a slmn
window. This particular shop , however , Is
run for the benefit of poor nccdlowomen.
Sixty girls nro employed , and the profits nro
expended for their benefit. Ono old country
woman , who saw the name of the countess
over the window , did not understand the
situation , nnd exclaimed : "Oh , porn lady ,
'ow nho must 'avo como down In the world ! "
Congress has passed a special act to place
Mrs. Mary Forbes Cobb or Now London ,
Ind. , on the pension rolls as a Mexican war
widow nnd the wnr of 1R12 , her first hiislmml
being Louis H. Bryan , the great-grandfather
of Colonel W. J. Bryan. Her second husband
was Slovon Cobb , who died flfty-flvo years
ago. Her father , Danlol Onno , was an
artillery captain In the revolutionary war
nnd her grandfather wns a brigade chaplain
in the continental army. Mrs. Cobb In yd
years old.
Mrs. Lydla Sayer Hasbrouck of Middle-
town , N. Y. , who had previously acquired
some fame by her championship of the
blcomnr costume for women , has begun n
enmpnlgn against the "parish smokers , "
established by Ilev. David J. Evnna , pimtor
of the Oraco Episcopal church. These
amokcrs nro periodical gatherings of the
young men of the parish , nt which tobacco
nnd cigars are used. Mrs. Hasbrouck bays
many severe and bitter things against amok-
ing In general ami against these gatherings
In particular.
Ex-Queen Llllunkalanl Is In Washington
this winter , no longer enjoying her rcgul
state In onu of the best hotels In the city ,
but keeping house In a modest way , attended -
tended by n single maid of honor , a black ,
but comely , damsel called "Miss Alleluia , "
whlech Is as near a correct pronunciation nt
her surname ns the Amnrlcnn tongue can
compass. It may ! K > the reflection of her
dark fate , but somehow the queen look *
blacker than who used to ; she Is much
thinner nnd needs some new clothes. But
royalty In distress always appeals to certain
orders of mind , and poor Queen I.II , elf
color and out of u job though she Is , still
has her followers , who feed their romantic
fancies by comparing her position to that ot
Empress Eugenie , or oven to that of Mary
Queen of Kcotw , and It Is a delight to crude
republican ears to hear the unctlous tone in
which they speak of her as "tho qupen"
and address her us "your majesty. "
Patronize American goods , rsptclnlly when
you know they are the best like Cook's Im
perial Extra Dry Champagne.

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