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THE rV5E: OMAHA. Si'RDAV. APRIL 21. 1917.
Nebraska STATE HOUSE BILL REJECTED HI SENATE Upper House Adopts Minority Report, Which Puts Mat- ter Up to Referendum. I NOW PRACTICALLY DEAD (From r Staff IVrrpsjiuiult'iit ) Lincoln, Neb., April 20. (Special Telegram.) Unexpected opposition to the state hou.se bill, led by Senator Howell, resulted tin's morning in the adoption of the minority report of the conference committee, which puts the matter up to the people to vote on at the next election. this practically kils the bill unless the house should recede from its action yesterday. The vote was iy to i. Senators Frame Deal. The defeat of the hill followed a quiet meetinc of senators Thursday evening:, in which Adams of Dawes pulled the -wires 'with such success that when the report came up it was apparent that the opposition was fully organized, senator Howell adopted the tactics of attacking both reports. both of which be contended killed the intent of the original bill. The vote on the bill was as follow For the Minority Report A damn, Albert. Bennett, Ruhrrnan, ChnppHl, JlHase, Hager, Hammond, lnry, Howell, Kohl, Jlutle;, MiM'lHrty. Neat, fiani nelson, Hoost, Tanner, W'llHon of Dodge uni Wilson of Frontier 19. Adttrtbt the .Minority Report Beat. HUHhee, Douthett. Catea. T.ah)ierst, AleAllls r, Mi'Miill'-n, .lurlks, Robertson, SaiutalU Kaw.ver, Splrli 12. Springs Roast in Resolution. Condemnation of members of the state siiute for tiicir action m defeat ing the state house bill was made the subject of a resolution introduced in the senate by Senator Spirk of Saline county this afternoon, which went over one day under the rules. Senate Eefuses to Strike Out Censor Clause From Bill Washington, April 20. By a vote of 43 to J3 the senate today defeated a motion to strike the entire press censorship clause from the espionage bill. It also rejected, 40 to 34, a sub stitute by Senator Cummins of Iowa, designed to modify. the provisions. Hall County Farmer Dies of Acid Poisoning Grand Island, Neb., April 20. (Special. Walter Dubbs, an old-time and prominent farmer residing in the western part of Hall country, died yesterday as the result of an effort to commit suiJde by taking carbolic acid on the day before. For several weeks past he had been more or less despondent. About two weeks ago be went to Wood River, where he put up a team of horses in the barn and did not return for them. When found he was in Kimball county. He remained there until Tuesday of this week when he was brought home. Wednesday he went to the barn and there drank the poison. He was re moved to the house and every effort was made to save his life, but death resulted about eighteen hours later. He leaves a wife and two sons. House Waiting Upon Senate to Finish Its Work (From a Staff Correspondent.) Lincoln, April 20. (Special.) The house simply "played horse" today waiting for the senate to act on bills before them so the lower body could ;.ile action on conference reports. A resolution deploring the death T. .1. Mahoncy was unanimously adopted and the house then adjourned u..til tomorrow. Members are beginning to leave, hrt should too many go the speaker has promised they must come back as he will not order adjournment un less the required majority is present and "capable of doing business." SENATE SIFTERS DIG UPJORE BILLS Committeemen Resurrect Measure to Establish State Printing Bureau. MEMBERS VOTE FOR IT Kearney Gas and Electric Plant Sold to MyerCo. Kearney, Neb., April 20. (Special.) A deal was closed here yesterday whereby the L. Myer company ot Chicago took over the Kearney Water nd Electric Power company plant with all its holdings. This embraces the electric power plant, the gas works, the Kearney canal and exten sion lines which have already been erected and in process of construc tion. The deal involved $250,000. The Myer company is the same firm which constructed the Boelus dam and power plant and controls many other public utilities. C. E. Collins, vice president of ihe Chicago corporation, stated that from $500,000 up would be pent on additions to the present plant here, including widening of the canal and creation of more power for ex tension lines. Wymore Man and Woman Are Hurt in Auto Wreck Beatrice, Neb., April 20. (Special.) E. H. Ray of Wymore sustained a broken nose and his wife severe bruises when a car driven by a colored man named Daveraux, who was ac companied by Will Cooper, Harry Cales and Ed Cox, all Wymore resi dents, crashed into the Ray car on the Maryville road five miles south of Wymore last evening. The four' men escaped with slight bruises, but both cars were badly smashed. Da veraux was arrested on the charge of driving an auto while intoxicated and Cox and Cooper on the charge of bringing liquor into Wymore to sell. The men were lodged in jail to await their hearing. The officers say they found two sacks of booze in the car. Dry Law of S. D. Does Not Apply to Wood Alcohol Pierre, S. D April 20. (Special.) The state legal department holds that the new prohibitory law does not in any way prohibit the manufacture and sale of denatured alcohol. That sec ton 90 of the law specifically provides lhat the law shall not apply to the manufacture or sale of wood or de natured alcohol for art, scientific, me chanical and industrial purposes; that under the formulas required by the United States revenue department for denaturing alcohol that it is rendered unfit for beverage purposes. Expects to Install Light Plant. Greeley, Neb., April 20. (Special.) P. A. Johanseu of Anita, la., is planning to establish a $15,000 electri light plant in Greeley. He has just disposed of a plant at Anita. Saturday's Offer at Julius Orkin, 1508-10 Douglas St., is a choice lot of Women's Suits and Coats, worth up to $35, for $18.50. See advertisement on page 8. Citizens of McCook Stand By the President McCook, Neb., April 20. (Special Telegram.) Despite one of the worst storms in months. 500 enthusiastic McCook people participated in the patriotic demonstration last night in the Temple theater called by the I atriotie league of Red Willow county The McCook band, school children, members of J. K. Barnes post, Daughters of the American Revolu tion and others participated in the demonstration. The following resolution was unan imously adopted by a standing vote and copies of the same at once tele graphed to the senators and congress men at Washington: - "The patriots of Red Willow coun ty desire to express to their represen tatives in congress, G. W. Norris, G. M. Hitchcock and A. C. Shallen bergcr, that we most heartily endorse the program of our administration in its fight against autocracy; that we pledge herewith our loyal support to President Woodrow Wilson in this grave crisis; that we request this ex pression be conveyed at once to our president." Funeral of Miss Ruth Stetter Held at Chadron Chadron, Neb., April 20. (Special.) The body of Miss Ruth Stetter, a former resident of Chadron, who died at Loomis, N. Y., after an illness of eight years, arrived here. Miss Stet ter was born here in 1888. She was a graduate of the University of Ne braska and taught school at Ponca until compelled to give uo work by ill health. The body was accompanied by Prof. H. L. Hollingsworth of Columbia and Mrs. Hollingsworth and other relatives. Mrs. Hollings worth is a sister of Miss Stetter. Barn Struck by Lightning. Fullerton, Neb., April 20. (Spe cial.) A barn on the farm of A. Hol man, four miles northwest of town, was struck by lightning Wednesday night and destroyed. Four horses and two cows were burned. The property was partly covered bv insurance. From a Staff Corrciponnpnl.) Lincoln April 20. (Special.) The ;tnatc sifting committee, which re sifted forty-four house hills from the ninety on the sifting tile Thurs day, brought forth half a dozen more Friday. The bill establishing a state bureau ot printing and supplies was recom mended for third reading after the salary of the state printing commis sioner was cut from $.(HHI to $1,500. Other bills brought out but not yet acted upon: Regulating proposed hard road transit companies. Lancaster delega tion bill In validate titles and con veyances. Ten-cent bounty on pocket gophers. Giving the Board of Control lull authority to name institution heads. The senate recommended after a sharp debate the state hail insurance b:ll. supported by Albert and opposed by Howell, Oberlies and others; also the Ollis schoo redisricting bill. Senator Beal's resolution memorial izing congress to tax luxuries and in comes and not to issue bonds for the war debt, passed, 21 to 11. Adjournment is not expected be fore (Monday. Austrian Minister of War Will Retire From Office Amsterdam, April 20. (Via Lon don.) The Neue Freie Presse of Vienna says that General Bobrzynski, minister o? war, will retire from of fice. Dr. Urban, Austrian minister of communications, and Dr. Baern reither, minister without portfolio, members of the German party, whose impending resignation was reported, will remain in office. London, April 20. The Austrian political crisis has its origin, it is said, in the desire of the Austrian government to solve political ques tions, such as that of language in Bo hemia, along parliamentary lines in stead of by autocratic measures, so as not to run counter to democratic feel ings, especially in Russia, hopes of peace negotiations with which nation are prevalent. Greeley Merchant Buy-j Store. Greeley, Neb., April 20. (Special.) --Joseph Slobodny, a merchant of this city, has closed a deal with Harry Strickler whereby the former traded 160 acres of Greeley county land and a half section in Brown county for a $15,000 stock of general merchandise belonging tothe latter at Stanton. The Greeley county farm was valued at $11,200. Slobodny has given his son, Fred, the store at Stanton. Every package every tablet of Genuine A-pirin bears "Th Bayer .rJ Voor Caartmtee Craw- jt7 ofPrnHy There is has been Only One True Aspirin V t A U gwyg) The trademark "Aspirin" (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.) is a guar antee that the mono aceticacidester ot aalicylicacid ta thi tablets and capsules is of the reliable, Bajer manufacture. Spring Shoe Sale Of all the Latest Styles and NoTaltiaa in Man's and Women's Footwear. The Loyal Stores Sell Shoes from $1.00 to $3.00 less than any othen Omaha Store. For Women Our entire Spring Stock of the latest styles, In eluding high boots in kid, nubuck and canvas in the new gray, white and combination colors. Women's pumps from a lucky purchase that we can offer at exceptional bargains. You can't duplicate these values anywhere. SALE PRICE, ONLY $2.45 to $4.95 For Men Will you believe it? we are actually selling hundreds of pairs of standard Men's Shoes BELOW THE WHOLESALE PRICE. These shoes were purchased from factory samples before the price went sky high. Oxfords and High Shoes in button or lace in any style you wish. We challenge you to find better values. j.r i A . 1 n, SALE PRICE, ONLY tO $4.95 Men's Work Shoes, large variety from $1.95 up. Boy rS' Srtnps A complete line of Boys' Shoes for 6chool or r play, at the : same low rrices. Sar. f 1.00 to $3.00 on your shoes. Our low expense and close buying saves you money. Mail Orders Filled at These Prices LOYAL SHOE STORES Loyal Hotel Bid., 16th and Capitol 2418 N St., South Sid. "At the Sign of the Electric Shoe" Free Discussion of the Merits Men's Clothing Always Leads ' to the Unanimous Verdict That Copyright Hart Schaffntr Man Hart Schaf fner & Matx Are the best that any money will buy anywhere. The best all-wool fabrics in the world are employed in the making style creations which are simply inimitable and the best workmanship clearly shown in Suits and Coats that absolutely "mold" to your form. v ' Top Coats at $25.00 and $30.00 Trench Coats, Belt Coats, Smart Raglans, Box Coats, Form Fitting Coats, Chesterfield, Military and Motor Coats; a remarkable assortment of the best styles. Unusual Values in Fine Suits and Overcoats, at $18 Raincoats From $5 to $25 Raincoats in grays, tans and mixtures, with plaid or pleated backs, includ ing Trench styles; thor oughly waterproofed and reinforced at the seams. Will keep you dry and comfortable, in shower or downpour. Come Here for a "Made -to -Measure" Fit in Ready-Made Clothes This is more than a statement it is a guarantee a guarantee that the best Clothing manufac turing organization in the United States stands back of, further reinforced by our guarantee as well. If the clothes don't fit then don't buy them. The difference between the made-to-measure price and the ready-made price js yours to save. Big men, stout men, tall men, short men, thin men ALL MEN WE WILL FIT YOU PER FECTLY. Second Floor, Men's Building Ride Up On the Moring Stairway Golf Suits. In Variety Golf Suits with knicker bocker trousers, extra knickerbockers of import ed and domestic fabrics, tweeds, homespuns, also knitted , and iridescent fabrics. ' Golf and Sport Coats, at $10.00 to $38.00 Splendid Offerings in Men's Furnishings This is the representative store for the representative high grade Furnishings and we have been rightly called the Men's Furnishing headquarters of Omaha. Men's Silk Shirts, From $3.95 to $10.00 We carry a greater stock, a more complete stock of Silk Shirts than any other store in Omaha. The most attractive colorings and stunning de signs in endless variety. Heavy Silk Crepe, Silk Taffetas, Crepe de Chine, English Twills and Tub Silks, in every shade on the Fashion card. "Manhattan" and "Emery" Shirts, $1.75 to $5 These are two of the bent makes we know of and are recognized everywhere as the highest standard. Either of these labels in a Shirt gives yon the surety of correctness In fit and best quality material, with the niftiest and most likeable patterns. All the new colorful Spring patterns, guaranteed "fast." A full range of sizes. , Men's Shirts, at 95c and $1 .25 Made of Madras and Mercerized Fabrics, in new Spring patterns; many with collars attached; soft and laundered cuffs. Purchase your summer supply for little outlay at these prices. Colors are absolutely "fast. Men's New Fiber Silk Shirts, $2.95 The attractive features about these Shirts are the new colorings and patterns; good wearing qualities and moderate price. Men's Athletic Union Suits, 85c 1,250 Union Suits that usually sell at $1.00, $1.25 and $1.50. Spring and summer weights, in mercerized and plain fabrics of fine quality lawn cloth, pongee, corded nainsook and repp cloth; well tailored and perfect fitting. All sizes. "Munsing" Union Suit We are the exclusive Omaha selling agency for these most excellent Suits. For durability and fit there are none better. Our stock is complete, in all the different spring and summer weights, in. all qualities and all sizes to fit the average man. Silk Scarfs, at 65c The new stripes, figured and floral patterns, etc., in beautiful color combinations; made in the very latest, open-end styles, with "slip easy" bands. Fancy Silk Hose, 50c to $1.00 As low-shoe time approaches, men begin to favor the vertical and ring stripes and fancy clocked hose for summer wear. We are show ing a large assortment in all the new shades, in "Interwoven," "Phoenix" and other excellent makes. Men's Fiber Silk Hose, 25c 200 dozen, in all the spring and summer shades; firsts and "irregu lars" in this lot (with the very tiniest imperfections). All sizes 9 14 to 11, and a very remarkable offeringat this price. Main Floor, Men's Building "Cort" Shoes and Oxfords Stand First Here First for quality of material first for style first for com fort. None other that we know of, compare with them. They look the part of the aristocrat, feel the part of the friend, and act the part of perfect satis faction. Every nair of eenu- ine "Cort" Shoes are stamped on the inside in gold letters, "Made by Henry Cort and Co." $8.50, $9.00, $9.50 and $10.00 A double guarantee with every pair; the maker's and our own. Boys' Shoes, $2.98 to $4.95 These shoes for little men are all that they should be made well shaped stylishly and .ex tremely comfortable for grow ing feet. . "Trustworthy" Shoes, $4 Are values that it will be im possible to duplicate. If it were not for the fact that we con tracted for them months ago, we could not sell them at $4.00 a pair. Main Floor, Men's Building Specials in Sporting Goods Prices You Cannot Duplicate W,E WANT more people to know that this is the head quarters for Sporting Goods of all kinds, and in order to get them here, we are offering very special price in ducements: 50c, 75c and $1.00 Dog Collars, 25c To fit any dog, from the smallest Lap Poodle to the St. Bernard. Every good dog collar you can think of is in this lot. You have never seen a price like this for such good collars. ' n Children's Roller Skates, 35c Steel Roller Skates for boys and girls, very special, at 35c. Children's Tennis Racquets at 50c The stringing alone is almost worth that. Get one sure. Our Special Bicycle, $27.50 With coaster brake and every equipment. A full $35.00 value. v Reach Baseball Goods . Complete stocks of these excellent Baseball Goods. Golf Clubs and Balls in complete assortment. Main Floor Men'. Building Ride Up On the Escalator brante Stores An Entire Building for Men's Wear