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iiib tifctt: UMAHA, TUESDAY MARCH 26. 1918.
COMING LIBERTY LOAN CAMPAIGN SURE OF SUCCESS German Drives and the Kaiser Best Publicity Agents, De clare Leaders of Drive in Nebraska. "The German drive is going to cause people to buy Liberty bonds as they now buy newspaper extras, said T. C. fyrne, s,tate chairman of the Lib erty loan committee. The effect of the German drive upon the coming Liber ty loarrcampaign was the one, topic of conversation around Liberty loan headquarters at the federal reserve bank all morning. "The kaiser is our best publicity agent," says O. T. Eastman, treasurer. "Germany does not understand the American' people." says E. F. Folda. 'secretary. "The more frightful their campaigns, the more resolute our peo ple "will be for victory." Willia-n E. Rhoades, city, chairman, reported the experience of a friend who arrived this morning from sthe west. He had made up his mind to buy a certain amount of bonds. lie kept' buying extras on the way east and bv the time he reached Omaha 1,0 .... h,t ,,,;,i ,!,,, 1,1., ill. iiii-i iimvn 1. 1' iiij iiiiiui ti' iu'uuii his subscription. ' ft Start in April. The war ,s;trmgs organization has offered itself to the Liberty loan e 111 mittee for the third Liberty Van campaign, and Franklin Mann, chair man of the sales committee, is uusy picking his committed, captain ?nd workers. The intensive part o4 the drive in Omaha wih probably s tart about April 15. Everett Buckingham and his 1 ib erty parade committee and subcom mittees are busy on plans for the opening patriotic demonstration The comrnittee has turned down the ;rg "Stion to build a replica of' ? war wench to stimulate interest in the ! ... . . I campaign, giving as their teas v. the i i objections winch have been rai.-H in I Xcw York City to btiilding a fticli' i:v Central park. The only "sun.?" so j ! tar approved by the committee !:ve j been the tanks, which will he m-.edj j down Faniiiiji street as the lov;. i ro- ' fri-' nnrl t T i rpnrni1i,'ftnM 11 flip I New-. York Treasury building. v.n;ch will be built on the court house :Lvn. , Opens Headquarters. The farmers' war couucitv lias opened headquarters at the federal reserve Lank. '' In the absence of Frank G. Odell, secretary, who is maVing a speaking tour through ll!i- nois and Wiyonsin, the work is in charge of Y. A. McRac of the fid- j eral land bank of Omaha. j The pupils of the Omaha -Highj School of Commerce, under the lead-1 ership of Principal Dwight R. Porter. Monday morning addressed 1 00.000 envelopes for the farmers' war coun cil. Chaiman Thomas C. Byrne has ap pointed a committee on theater pub licity consisting of William P. Byrne of the Orpheum, S. H. Goldberg of the 'Sun and II. M. Thomas of the Strand. v JO LEAV to the nd Burlington to Grant "War Gardens" On Right-of-Way Burlington railroad officials l"ve started a drive toward planting COO gardens along the company right-of-way in Nebraska. Station agenn and section foremen are urgin; the townspeople to cultivate the land on the right-of-way. The. Rurlin.no" is not asking any rental from p"t:es who will cultivate the land. The n.ly thing asked-is (hat they make aj.r ca tion and agree not to plant corn ,v:h in WK) feet of any crossing. 1." c, rn is planted close to' the crossing, ,'ter it had attained its growth, it wnld obstruct the viey w hen approa :h;ng the track and thus result in acciiirnts. Dean of Iowa Agricultural College to Address Farmers C. F. Curtis, dean of Iowa Agr.cul tural college, has been selected by the" Department of Agriculture to meet with farmers throughout Ne braska and discuss problems f'om aij agricultural viewpoint. Mr. Curtis will address a mMi'g at Norfolk March 28; Hastings, M.:ich -v. and Lincoln. .March 30. f AMPUS AIR fflAN MAHA ' BALLOON POST Civilian Instructor at Flying School Ordered to Wash ington; fljakes Last Flight to Fremont. Leo Stevens, balloon instruct;.-! at Fort Omaha, has received ortlerj trim the War department to rcu rt in Washington for tluty in the air uv- ice. He will leave Omaha soo take up his new ditties. Mr. Stevens was known as world's most famous balloonist when war was declared the I'niied States asked him to help the g;i-iin-ihent in the development of air serv ice. The "bird man" mmied-vely gave up his private business and 1 e gan teaching the soldiers lio-s to make balloon flights. When Stevens made an al'.yay flight in a free balloon Satunhv he little thought that it might be hi 'ast flight over Omaha. When h". re turned to the fort lie found the mes sage from the War department. Scars to 7,500 Feet. Major Henry Rogers, Captain .k.r tin O'Brien and l;lying Cadet D.uuld Cathart accompanied Stevens on he tree flight Saturday. Airmen 'dirt it was an idsal day tor a tly. There was no wind and the big balloon with its basket of men slipped out of F1j. ei.ee field Saturday morning and .!r I'cd soqth and east. The greatest height attained was 7,500 feet.' The men ate lunch up in the clouds at an elevation of about 7,000 !'i ct. Down below them they could s;- die Platte river, which looked lik a thread of silver. Light miles from Fremont the lal Toon remained motionless fo' one hour and 30 minutes while the iv.cn took observation. Landing wa in:;de on the farm of William Grogap. i car North Bend. Miss Alice Kason of .North Bend took the governmei.Cti tn to Fremont in her automobile so that they could catch a train for, Omaha. "I regret leaving Olnaha,"- said Mr Stevens, "hut 1 want to he'o the government the best 1 can and i may be of more service in Washington than 1 am here, 1 .1111 going to miss the soldiers hcus and 1 am af.-a.d 1 won't got to 'be up in the aii' so much. I hope I'll get to return to Omaha later, tor 1 have thousai's of friends here." Farmers Have Ideal Week For Starting Spring Work "There never was a week i ihe history of the state when the brros of Nebraska have such ideal ,.ndi-' tions lor their spring wo.-' as during the last week," aid 1. ?.. Russell, editor of the Twentieth n turv Farmer; "There is plentv of moisture -i 'he ground to tide the srffl over until the crops are all in. The ground - ot too wet for working and the fvners did an immense amount of work The winter wheat is doing hue' and it v looks as though all kinds of '3 in would have the best kind ;. : a start." President Wilson Sends Congratulations to Haig Washington, March 25. President Wilson today cabled Field Marshall llaig congratulating liinfn the Brit-i ish sftai d against the German offen sive and predicting a final allied vic tory. The president's message it. id. "May "1 not express to ou my warm admiration for the splendid steadfastness and valor with which , your troops have withstood the tier-, man orvset and the perfect confidence all Americans fee", that you will win i a secure and final victory?" j High School Girl Struck j By Motor Car; Seriously Hurt j Juai.ita Presslcy, 15 years okl l6!8 Locust street, was struck by a r.tss-l ing automobile while alighting '.torn 1 a .street car Monday morning. She J was takeu to Lord Listtr hop':al. j The accident occurred at l'otir'cnth ! and Dodge streets She is a st,.duit at Central High school. j : : " .' - : i:;i;i:':Ji;:;i i: ii:;"':o,i,;;!in:.iiiiii,i!JMii,:ii!'il;iiiiii!iitiran,ii(liiiniii:i n .K.H.rTTtlSnmiiii,, c II P S J SETS THE PACE A ,te i J !! I f sflSSSfc A 1 sin ffilLJ fMk F0R CROWING .OMAHA MS 11 Tuesday Thrift Sales Offer Exceptional -Economies mo CONSERVE WISELY, is to purchase what you need, Start today to 'buy . , fes ' n exceUent lnvestmcn; ' War Savings Stamps 4 j and a patriotic duty .. all . fc 71 11 iVerybocay naturauy wanes est mesic to hear, the b If you had your choice of - attending two "concerts the greatest artists in all the - world appearing at one,' "some little-known artists at the other which would you choose? You would quickly decide to hear the renowned artists who are famous for their superb interpretations. And this is exactly the reason why thq Victrola is the'instru,- ment for your hcme; v The greatest artists 01 all the world make 'records for the Victrola exclusively,. The . greatest singers. The greatest instrumentalists. The grcat r est bands "and orchestras. Any music vou wish to hear, interpreted by the very artists you would choose to sing or play it for you. There are Vidtors and Victrola9 in great v variety of styles from $10 to $400, and fchere are Victor dealers everywhere who ' will gladly demonstrate them and play your favorite music for you. Period styles to order from $375 to $950. Ask to bear f the Saenger Voice Culture 'Records. "Victor Talking Machlce Co., Camden, N. J. r Important Notice. Victor Records and Victor M chine, aro Kicntificall? coordinated and .ynchronircd in the procaua ef manufacture, and their use, one with the ether, i abaolutely enential to a perfect reproduction, Nw Victor RMord. J.mojutrat.d at all daaiart ea Ciq lit si .U mnalit 'V;-nt,' 4k. C..'.r. Traln-mark (Via Vlrtr-f Ti'V. KCarh'na rnn-n Alm nt'n tha nroductl of thll ComDSCT On'-7 Ml mmwm Iwilii ! . .IP: S ' ' 4 VirtroUXVn,S283 ii-rf IJf ViUrelaXVti, electric, igTSZTr- mm- MM 1 when you need it, at the best possible price you can get on it. Because this store goes into the markets withready cash and a prestige ancf buying power that is immense, we are 4ble to offer the very merchandise you want right now, at prices -which, are well below. those you would pay ordinarily. Men tion of just a few by way of example, to show what' you may expect in scores and scores of instances is made right now. Boys' Rompers. $1.00 Boys' Gaiatea Rompers; fast colors; good heavy weights; suitable for wear right now, in dark blue and light blue stripes and plain colors: $1.50 values; sizes 2 to 8; special at $1.00 Second Floor, Men's Bldg. 'HOSIERY at 59c Women's Hosiery in Pure Thread Silk Boot and Fiber in black, white and shoe shades; special, a pair, at. . .59c Main Floor I f I . Laces and Embroideries Cluny Laces; one to four inches wide, in white and ecru ; also fine Torchans and insertions to match,; very spe cial, a yard, at 5cand 10c Filet Laces, white and, cream; four to six inches wide bandstand edges; rose design; very special, a yard, 25 C at r Beautiful New Imported Embroider eries; Organdies, Batiste, Swiss and Nainsook; 18 to 27 inches wide; very pretty for dress flouncings; neat de signs; worth up to $1.50 a yard; spe cial Tuesday, a yard, 59 C at ' ' v Main Floor DRUGS-Underpriced 30c Sanitol Tooth Paste, at 22c Imported Castile Soap, special at. .7c Witch-hazel; pint bottle for. .. .25c Listerine, antiseptic; 25c j?ize, at. 15c White Ivory Pressing Combs; 8 inch es long; 98c value, at 59c Imported Brunette Rouge; 50c size, at 25c Jap Rose Face Powder; 50c size, at 25c Peroxide Vanishing Cream; 25c size, at 16c Main Floor, Rear ' ( Ready-Mixed Paint Our "Brandeis Best" Brand is of the highest grade; has great covering power, and we have a wide assortment of colors; per gallon $2.75 Johnson Floor Wax; one pint cans. at '.- 38c (Limit of 3 cans to a customer, no phone orders accepted). . "Wall Paper Cleaner; 2 cans for. . . 15c (Limit of 4 cans to customer. No phone orders accepted.) Screen Paint; a very high quality of glossy black paint for both the wire "and frame; special, per quart, at 49c White Enamel; a very' high grade, glossy white enamel for interior use; special, a quart, at ,...69c Pint can, at. , .. 33c Baiement Silk Gloves (Seconds) 59c Seconds of Silk Gloves in black and white; two-clasp styles; all sizes; very slight imperfections: seconds of the 85c quality; a pair, at 59c" ' Main Floor ' ' . ; 1 t Ready-'to-Wear Veils This is the first showing of these Veils. - Chenile and Velvet Borders; embroid ered scroll borders in black and taupe and colors; very special, each, at 59c Main Floor x Glassware and Cut Glass Pyrex Casserole; 8inch, nickel plated frame; special at. ........ . $2.50 Cut Glass Vase for Easter; 12 inches tall; special at $2.50 Cut Glass Candy Comports; 5 inches tall; special at 85c Glazed v Jardinieres; 8 and 9-indh choice at " : $1.00 Main Floor, Rear domestics-Low Priced Mill Remnants 36-inch Percale; light and dark colors; useful lengths; spe cial, a yard, 10C T- Mill Remnants 27-inch Dress Poplin; good assortment; plain colors for chil dren's drosses, waists, etc. Regular 25c value; special, a yard; 15c 38-inch Unbleached Muslin;" fine closely woven quality; right width for sheets and pillow cases; 2 to 12-yard lengths; special, a yaFd, ' Jgi st White Curtain Scrims with hem stitched filet borders, for sash cur tains, etc. Regular 20c value; 1 Cr special, a yard, at IOC Baiement 4: 1 Wall Paper , The balance of an immense pur chase of Wall Paper which we placed on sale last Wednesday; any number of good patterns to go Tuesday at a sacrifice. Plain 30-inch Duplex Non-fadable Oatmeal Paper; in all the new colors, with beautiful cut decorations to match; 'special Tuesday, a roll at v 22V2c A Group of the Very Newest Bed Room Effects, including some of the famous Birge Papers, with new crea tions in borders; worth to 40c a roll; special Tuesday, a roll, at ;.18c A Large Selection of Papers for Liv ing Rooms, Dining Rooms and Kitchen, with cut out borders for each; special Tuesday, a roll, at 6V2c Baiement I Important-Regarding Your Easter Outfit ! Do not delay a minute longer than you can, help in the purchase of 1 the Apparel you desire for Easterour newly enlarged and beautified H Fitting Rooms have increased our facilities immensely, but we would j advise shopping early in the week and early in the day. OUR SPECIAL SERVICE FOR WOMEN ABOVE AVER AGE, FIGURE assures perfect fit, . I and does away with the necessity of having your clothes made to order ' j