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Wednesday, October 1, 1913.
LONG live King Ak-Sar-Ben 3Q1X.
Damo Rumor tells nie, on perfectly good authority, that the
next king has not yet boon told of the great honor In store for him.
Tho commltteo of Board of Governors who have decided this mo
mentous question for the populace of the land of Qulvora have decided not
lonly to eurprlso tho people, hut will also surprise the new king.
There Is one alarming difficulty about this surprise: the king must
'have shoes suitablo to royalty made of white kid. Now the difficulty Is to
find out the correct size for his royal highness. Tho shoes have to bo rondo
,to order, as they must be unusually fine and must match tho costume. .Last
(year his royal highness had to walk the entire length of the Coronation hall
wearing white kid shoes Just ono slzo too small.
This year they are taking quito a chance, ub the king's shoes are whlto
ysandals, to bo laced qulto high, and tho only thing to do was to guess at the
Tho king is to bo told Thursday evening of tho great honor in storo for
'him, and tho next evening" he will bo crowned, so ho will havo but ono ovon
Ing In which to suffor stago fright. Thero will be ono consolation. This
year tho king and queen are to be brought in on litters curried tiy stalwart
Barbarians who havo proved to bo loyal subjects.
(Announce Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Fisher announce
the engagement of their daughter. Miss
iJtuth Flahcr. to Walter It 1'ratt of this
Miss Fisher Is a granddaughter of
(Charles F. Weller.
The date of the wedding Is not yet de
tided, but will probably bo In tho early
'Ak-Sar-Ben Quests.
A number of guests have nrrived from
Lincoln to attend the Ak-Sar-Uen fns
tlvUles. They arrived Tuesday morning
land will remain until after the corona
jtlon ball Friday evening. Among these
tare Mrs. Henry T. Clark, who wan
jcrowned queen of Ak-Sar-Hen when she
twas Miss Grace Allen; Mrs. Olive I.attu
SVatson, who Is , the guest of Mrs. Gould
letz, Mrs. Robert Leo Hamilton, who Is
Elsltlng her father, Mr. F. E. Her. Miss
lalre Helcno Woodard, who spent tho
twoek-end In Lincoln with Mrs. Hamilton,
Also returned Tuesday morning.
Mrs. Perry Allen of Now York, who
tiaa just returned from an extended stay
in Paris, Is visiting her mother, Mrs.
plo&n. at the, Colonial.
Mrs. Pryor Market,, who has been visit
ing her parents, Mr. arid Mrs. Ralph
pCltchen, at the Paxton hotel, will go
Friday to the homo of Mr. and Mrs. Irfula
)C Nash, where she will spend a week
bad then return to her home In Texas.
pig of War Club.
Mrs. 8. A. Fowler entertained the Tug-fat-War
club at afternoon bridge Tuesday
Afternoon at her homo. Garden flowers
were used on tho tables, Mrs. VV, C.
pambert and Miss Hortenso Kails -worn
ruesU of honor. Those present were:
Meadnmes-. Mesdnmcs
"William Bavlnger, New.ton Uryson,
uoryuon uuna,
Allan Dudley,
Iltchard lverty,
Thomas -Parker.
.1 Edward JJurspn,
William Peg,
iW. Ci Lambert, -
it. P. Cote.
Harry Marling,
ClaUdo Orchard,
L-raiiK vooper,
K A. Rose,,
fames Trimble,
Fred Towlo, '
K. 13. BchlndeL
Miss Hortenso EadK
at the Omaha Club.
Mrs. C. J. Clausen will entertain at
luncheon Thursday at the Omaha club for
(-Irs. Allan Murphy of Lincoln, who' Is
Iho guest of Mrs. J. K. Morrison.
(Sridge for Guests. v
Mrs. A. V. Iflnsler entertained at
jirldgo today In honor of her house
pieat, Mrs. Jfreuenctc iiignie or Chicago,
Ind Mrs. Charles Whltakor of Clinton,
fo., guest of Mrs, Charlos Martin.
Fashion Hint
Autumn flowers wero usod throughout
the house. Tables were placed for twenty-eight
guests. '
iBirthday Dinner.
Mlss Alma I3utl
Uutlcr entertained - nine
.you ii K ladles nt the Banford . hotel'
Monday evening In honor.f Mrs. Clar
ence Hough of Council lltuifs and Miss
Fay Palmer.
House Party,
Mr. and Mrs. C. I.. Vance, 2S6S.ilIamllton
trect, have as house guests fpr-Ak'Bar-'
Hon week Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Tracy and
Mrs. A. J. Amlong of Alpha, III.; Dr.
and Mrs. C. C. Parrlott or Essex, la.;
Mrs. N. R. Apple and Miss Mary Tldball
of Clarlndo. la,; Mrs. Henry Fulmcr and
daughter, Martha Fulmer, of Ely, Nev.
Mrs. II. IA Mallo cnturtalncd at an
Orpheum matinee party Wednesday for
her house guest, Mrs. George Todd of
Watorloo, Neb. Hor guests were Mes
dames Ocorge Todd, Frank Anderson,
Claude Anderson,'-Lee Hamlin.
Pleasures Past.
A pleasant Surprjso was given Mr. J,
Albert Baughman Sunday afternoon
when his friends gathered at his resi
dence, 2G28 Franklin street, to celebrate
the anniversary of his birth. A very on
Joyabla owning' was spent in playing,
games and prises were awarded.
In and Out of the Bee Hive.
Mrs. D. C. Weller and children of
Pender, Neb,, are guests this week at
the honxvof R. B. Weller.
Mrs. M. D. Cameron has returned from
Kansas City, where she visited her par
ents, Dr. and Mrs. J, W, Jennings.
Mrs. S. IX Barkalow and daughter,
Miss Carolyn Barkalow, will leave Sun
day to spend two weeks In New York
B. B.-Wood expteta to leavo' to
day; for. Denver, where eho will spend
ten day with her daughter, Mra. W. 11.
Crnmner, and Mr, Cramner.
Personal Mention.
A eon was born yesterday to Mr, and
Mrs. Jay B. Kati.
Police havo arrested two men charged
with being accomplices In tho robbery
of Herman Hlihnel of Sioux City, who
was relieved of SIS by a Jeweler and
companion on a watch "game," The
jeweler returned tho $15 and Rllhnel loft
the city.
Nebraska Presbyterians Have Im
portant Matters Coining Up, .(
Of Chief Intercut la the Foaslble
More to Itesiore ItelleTne Col
lege to the Stntns of
' SynodlCnl School.
The Nebraska synod of the Presbyter
Ian churoh, which convenes October 19
at North church, Omaha, Is expected to
develop several matters of unusual In
terest tp these church folk.
In tho first place It will be attended
by some of the denomination's most emi
nent men, chief among whom will be Dr.
John Timothy Stone, 1 '.stor of the Fourth
Presbyterian church of Chicago and mod
erator, or official head of the church at
large, and Joseph Ernest McAfee of New
York City, associate secretary of the
Board of Home Missions. Both these
men will addres the synod. Mr. McAfee's
presence. It Is said, will especially sig
nify the Important place Nebraska Pres
bytertanlstn holds In the aggreslve cause
of home missions.
Indications are said now to be for a
very Interesting contest on the election
of moderator of tha synod. Two men
are In the field, not of their own motion,
but on thnt of friends, Rev. Alexander
Corky, the pastor-author of Wayne, and
Rev. Mr. Campbell of Wakefield, who Is
a comparatively recent acquisition from
the Methodist ministry. Ills newness In
Presbytirlanlsm as compared with the
life-long affiliation ' of Rev. Mr. Corky
is urged by some aa a retson for pre
ferring the latter.
' The most dellcnto matter of business
which the synodlcal delegates expect to
come before them Is the reopening of
tho synodlcal college proposition.
Only, One Now.
Pursuant to action of the synod a few
years ago, Hastings college Is maintained
as the synodlcal school of the state.
Bellevuo used to be and Its friends are
said to be anxious to have It restored to
such auspices, proposing to divide the
state for tho purposes of such support be
twoen Hastings and Bellevue. Those who
think the state should maintain but one
synodlcal college oppose this, pointing
out that under present arrangements
Bellevue receives a good deal of Presby
terian support in Nebraska.
The contest for moderatorshlp Is said
to havo a bearing on the college situa
tion. Rev. Mr. Campbell Is regarded as
the special candidate of many most ac
tively urging Bellevue'a claims before
the synod, although Dr. Corkey, whose
name Is Included in the faculty at Belle
vue as a lecturer on sociology, is not, of
courso, regarded as In any way un
friendly to Bellevue.
The Beo has been advised of the pos
sibility of Dr. Alexander Mackenzie, sec
retary of tho Presbyterian college board,
coming out from New York to aid in
Bellevue'a "Cause, as he is a special friend
of that college. This, howevor, seems
uncertain at present.
According to some the whole college
question may be withheld. This, it Is
known, would meet the wishes of many
who are anxious to avoid anything tend
ing toward dissension between colleges
highly esteemed generally in the synod.-
Another posslblo development has to
,do with restoring the aUto to the basfs
of A synodlcal superintendent. Since the
advancement of Rev. W. If. Koarns from
that office to district field secretary with
a territory comprising this and other
northwestern states, Nebroaska Pres
byterians 'have boen Without a, separate,
synodlcal superintendent arid some faVor
returning to the former basis, Inasmuch
aa theIrwork la said to -require' and Jus
tify It. The opposition to this change
rests somewhat upon the ground of extra
expenae Involved, It Is Understood.
Whether anything will come of the mat
ter at this session of the synod is not now
apparently very certain.
The Persistent ana audlclous Use of
Newspaper Advertising is the Road to
Business Success,
Moliler Explains
the Position of
the Union Pacific
Relative to the controversy over title
to the lands" wllhlri the. right-of-way of
the Union Pacific, actlnc under orders
of the executive cdmmlttee of the road,
President A. L. Mohler has issued a cir
cular, setting forth the plans which the
compahy proposes to pursue. In this
circular President Mohler says:
"It has been brought to tho attention
of this company that a misapprehension
exists In some localities as to tho con
tentions and policy of the company con
cerning the titles to lands held or
claimed to be held in private ownership
within the limits of the rights of way
granted to Its predecessor companies by
acts of congress. The company Intends
to defend its title to the full extent of
tho right-of-way so granted against tres
passers and persons claiming possession
only by virtue of the operation of stat
utes of limitation. But, notwithstanding
the decisions of the United States su
preme court to tho effect that the title
to tho right-of-way was of such a char
acter that It could not be alienated by tho
grantee, the company does not Intend ro
assert title to any land's within the limits
of the right-of-way grunted by con
gress which havo voluntarily been con
veyed by this company or Its predecessor
companies, but intends to recognize the
validity of all titles so acquired.
"In any case In 'which a property
owner, deriving title o land within the
limits of tho right-of-way granted by
congress under conveyance of this com
pany or Its predecessor companies, t re
quires or will be benefited by a confirma
tion from this company of the title In
tended to be conveyed by such earlier
deed of conveyance, a quit-claim deed
will be given by this company, upon pay
ment only of a nominal charge to cover
tho expense ,of preparing and executing
the deed. Applications therefore to A. L.
Mohler, .president, Omaha, Neb., will re
ceive prompt attention.
"This company, however, reserves the
right to determine in each caso whether
the facts bring the case within the
policy hereby announced and entitle the
applicant to such special relief."
The first meeting of debating chthusl
aats at Bellevuo was called Wednesday by
Prof. Cross, who has charge of that de
partment this year. The meeting was
well attended and keen competition for
places Is expected thlB year. Although
Johnson, Ohman and Bonderson of last
year's teajo will not bo on the Job. new
material Is to be had in abundance and
such enthusiasm as was shown is bound
to make a winning team.
Smith, the leader of last year's winning
negative team, la back In fine form to
lead his team again to victory. Webb,
Brantt, Cleveland and Findley, all ex
perienced men, are ready to put up a
strong bid for place. Ono of the most
promising of tho new students is Miss
Anna Johnson, who will pit 'her throe
years' experience acquired at Council
Bluffs High school, against the best male
talent In the state.
Bellevue'a principal foes In 1914 will bo
Cotner and Doane, but Other minor con
testa will be arranged with several other
schools. V
Recruit With Glass
Eye Would Enlist
The stranger entered tho navy recruit
ing office. "Want to enlist, mister," the
stranger said, when he was noticed.
"Good nnd strong worked in lumber
camps, loaded cars, worked In Icehouses
-good and strong." He took a seat
and lor a moment mentally saw himself
on tho way to the San Francisco train
ing station. In tho meanwhile he in
tently regarded the chart that hangs on
the wall. When asked to read tho letters
he read with remarkablo speed. In fact,
with such remarkablo speed that the
recruiting officers marveled and changed
the chart.
The stranger read with the same light
ning speed, but the letters were not In
tho samo position as on the former chart.
He was not aware of that, however, and
went right ahead, reading without hesita
tion letters that were not there. It was
then noticed that one of tho stranger's
eyes was not. Examination proved tho
eye to bo glass. He had the notion that
a man must squint one eyo when, shoot
ing and he said ho could Just go ahead
and squint tho "game" eyo. But tho re
cruiting officers could not see It that
Ministers Laugh
at Joke oja Them
While some of the ministers who ate
lco cream flavored wIthYum ut their
Antl-.Saloon league Olnncr at tho Uni
versity club Monday noon, nre a trifle
peeved at the thought that someone fed
them such a mixture, the vast majority
of them took tho whole thins as a good
Joke on themselves and are laughing it
off among themselves.
"Well. If thero was rum in It." said
F. A. High, tho Anti-Saloon league su
perlntendent of the Omaha district, "I
can say that I havo eaten worse ice
cream than that many a time. It was
pretty good."
Ono or two of the ministers wanted to
ask tho. University club for an explana
tion as to how It happened that their Ice
cream was flavored with rum, but better
Judgment prevailed. It was remembered
that the eighty 'mon who lunched there
wero really the guests of one of the
members of the club who paid for the
luncheon, so they did not consider -It In
good form to make a kick on' the service.
Postmaster Wharton was presented with
a gold watch yesterday from Arthur
Brandels, who brought it over from
Paris. The watch has a square dial with
Roman figures. It has twenty-four
Jewels and Is very thin. The works nre
so arranged that one can scarcely dis
cern Its ticking. It is probably the flrat
of Us kind seen In Omaha. The chain Is
of alternate gold and platinum links, the
latest thing In watch chains, as -viewed
by the cdltured eyes of Paris, Iondon
and New York.
Wad Gum, colored, of Kansas City, Mo.,
was arrested on the carnival grounds
Tuesday afternoon by Detectives Dunn
and Fleming and Is being held for the
federal authorities, who charge him with
sending a threatening letter through the
During the carnival week of last year
Gum, together with a negro woman, was
forced to leave the city mainly tnrough
the testimony offered by Dunn and Flem
ing as to their "occupation." A week
later Dunn received a letter from Kan
sas City signed by Gum and containing
the information that he was coming back
and would shoot either of the men on
While trailing through the carnival
Dunn spied and arrested tho man before
he could create any disturbance. He was
turned, over to the government officials
this morning.
Church May Be Able
to Collect on Its
Insurance Policy
It became evident that Plymouth Con
gregational church, whose building was
destroyed by the tornado March 23
shortly before 6 o'clock, a few hours
after the expiration of an Insurance pol
icy which covered loss by windstorm, has
a chance to collect the amount of the
policy In the courts when Judge Sutton
of the district court overruled a de
murrer, which would. If sustained, have
thrown the case out of district court.
Judge Sutton held that if It can be
proved that It is the custom of Insur
ance companies to renew policies without
notice from the Insured In time to pre
vent any lapse of protection at the tlmo
of expiration of an old policy and if
knowledge of that custom was a part of
the consideration which Induced the In
sured to take out the policy the Insur
ance company Is liable for the loss In
curredj by the congregation of the church.
Vr. Jennie Callfas has reported to the
police that a suitcase containing wearing
apparel and music, which sho was to
use at the meeting of the grand chapter
of tho liastcrn Star, was stolen Monday
afternoon as she loft her car a few mo
ments in front of a downtown store. She
Is offorlng a liberal reward for, Its return
as she Is unable to duplicate the missing
articles In time for the St. Louis festivities.
MASON CITY, la., Oct. 1. J. T. Dolan,
brakeman, wan killed, Joseph Halgh, en
gineer, seriously scalded and John Som
mervllle, fireman, slightly Injured In a
wreck of Rock Island freight No. 9H,
near here late last night. The train
ran Into an open switch and seventeen
cars iyere plied up.
is M.eai eouiuuu
It tastes of finebeef, fresh
vegetables and seasoning and is
the best kind of light lunch. It satis
fies the stomach nnd sends tho blood
circulating afresh. It is made from
ArxnonT's Bouillon Cubes
A Cube to a Cup
In boxes of if, so and 100 from Grocers and
' Druggist's ererywhere
Samples frte on reqtutt
Beautify the Complexion
The campaign which the bureau of
publicity of the Omaha Commercial club
has been" waging In "Know Omaha" lor
tho lost year or more is attracting wide
spread attention, There Is not a day
goes by In which Manager E. V. Purrlsh
does not receive one or more letters from
various party of the country wanting
him to explain how thocampalgn was
carried on. Tuesday a ' letter was re
ceived from George A. ForSees of the
Kansas City Commercial club and an
other from O. H. Barnes of the Chamber
of Commerce of Belle Fourche, S. D.
CAUL I LESS in every de-
tail of appointment and
service. Its comfort and lux
ury will make your stay in
Boston a delightful exper
ience. Every room an outside
room. Dairy and food prod
ucts from our own model
farm. Rooms without bath,
from $2.50. With bath, from
Parker House and Yoyjig's
Hotel under same manage
ment. Rooms. Jil. 50 up.
Nadinola CREAM
The Uncqualed BuutMtr
Guaranteed t6 remor
tan, freckles, nimplcs,
liver spots, etc. txtremo
cases about twenty days.
Rids pores and tissues of imparities.
Leaves the1 skin clear, soft, healthy.
Two sizes, 50c. and $1.00. By toilet
counters or mail. ,
National toilet compant. iw-o. rn
Bold by Brandels" Drug' Dep't, Boa ton
Drug Co., and others.
Save yourself
needless work
f You have plenty of hard
things to do. Why not
make your sweeping
easy with
The guaranteed
A new experience
in sweeping it's '
easy on tho carpet I
easy on you.
"The handle won't stick to you
hands. The next time you 01
a broom, say "Little Polly."
Ilerrih & Stewart Mfg. Co.
Pet Moinet, u.
Chambers' Academy of Danc
ing will open season 1913-14
for lessons and classwork,
October 7th, 1913.
Applications for enrollment in clusses
enn be made now by callinR P-1871.
New entrance on 25th Street.
Roller Skating will begin
October 14th.
Entrnnco on Farnam Street.
TheScience of Living
Begins in the
mouth. 30 j
to 40 of our
full efficiency
is lost ana our
lives shorten,
cd 20 by ne-
glcctlng teeth
needing atten
tion. Get the
Bailey service!
Experts only
In all denart.
in'omaTa ,ncnts'
told Crown OQ Cfj
Bridge Teeth JMiww
Warranted Work.
RAII.F.Y The Dentist
708 City National Bank XUdg.
"Sky scraper."
Sr. Bailey. Dr. Ehiplmrd.
Sr. Xiudwlok, Orthodontist.
Good music belongs in every
home and the Victrola puts it there
The following Omali and Council Bluffs dealers carry complete
lines of VICTOR VICTKOLAS, nnd all the Into Victor Records as
fast as Issued. You are cordially Invited to Inspect tho stocks at
any of these establishments:
Schmoller& Mueller
1311-1313 Farnam Street. OMAHA, NEB.
Victor Department on Main Floor
There are Victors
and Victrolas in great
variety of styles from
$10 to $500, and any
Victor dealer will
gladly demonstrate
them to you.
Victor Talking Machine Co.
Camden, N. J.
Branch at
Council Bluffs
Good tastt) demands that in an evening
ti'mp compounded of uch rich materials aa
rj&m" silver cloth and turquoise mlrolr
Velvet tbe Jipes tie aa almplo aa possible.
The upper part, of silver cloth with a
Ptslgn of gold shows the low out of the
lesson on the kimono lines with thrce
f.uartf r sleeves and - small medloi collar
t sliver embroidery. Jt U fastened over
he bunt by h hunct, whrel caboohnn of
(liver passcmentrle etnbroldernl witit
furquolBe teads. hong rords of stiver
Ulk hsnfr In front. The low part of tho
Jwrsp Is of turquoig velvet, cut with a
turvtd front, the fulness being tightened
the bottom, which is plain and fin
ished by a small pointed train,
Cor. 15th and af-.i af
Harney, Omaha 1 .VCIC ML
Geo. . Mickel. Mgr.
Brandeis Stores
Talking Machine Department
in the Pompeian Room
A. Hospe Co.
1513-15 Douglas St., Omaha, and
407 West Broadway, Council Bluffs
Orkin Bros.
Victor Department
Third Floor
Cor. 16th and Harney Sts
Victor-Victrola XIV, $150
Mahogany or oak

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