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fTHE OMAHA DAILY BEE
TWELFTH YjfiAR. OMAEA NEB SAl'UUDANORNTNG JQNk 2 , 1883 297
S , P , lorse and Co.
THIRD WEEK ,
ONE SPECIAL FACT
Wo wish to call the attention
of the public to is : Independent
of our large wholesale business ,
we are the largest retail house
west of Chicago ; we are thus en
abled to purchase and handle at a
single transaction immense quan
tities of merchandise direct from
the manufacturers , both in _ this
country and Europe , oftentimes
at a fearless loss to them. We
have a resident buyer in New
York who visits European mar
kets twice a year , with full power
from us to close out any desira
ble lots of goods suited to our
trade. The advantage we thus
hold to constantly place before
, the public the most unaccounta
ble bargains in all classes of Dry
Goods is very clear.
We closed out last week one
lot of 125 Silk Umbrellas , and
wo purchased the entire lot of a
manufacturers stock of
AND 28 IHGH
Silk Umbrellas , double faced and
extra heavy twilled Silk , suitable
for ladies or eentlomen , which
we will sell at # 3.50 each , worth
every cent of # 5.00
Our stock in this department
was bought at the present low
price the lowest known for years.
50 cases Maple Leaf , Fearless ,
Hercules , Cabot , bleached , Oi cts
never sold under 8 cts.
25 cases family , half bleached
Langdon , &c , at 0 cts , never sold
under 124 cts.
10 cases l rideaf West , Wam-
sutta , Waurcgan , New York
mills , cat 11. ] cts worth 12 cts
36-Iiicli EBROWn COTTONS ,
40 bales Fearless fine close
Brown Cotton at 5 cts a yerd.
25 bales Lake George and
Windsor Brown Muslin at 5 cts.
20 bales Bennington , Sea Is
land , Prescott , R. , c. , yard wide
at G j cts , worth 0 cts.
20 bales very best Standard
brown , heavy and fine Cotton at
7i never sold under 0 cts a yard.
WIDE BROYGOTfGH ,
5 cases Pembroke 0-4 Brown
20 cts. never sold under 274 cts.
5 cases Mohawk Valley 10-4
and Lockwood 0-4 both at 23 cts
best value ever offered in Brown
WIDE BLEACHED CBTTONS
5 cases Mohawk valley 0-4
bleached , 25 cts. worth 30 cts.
5 cases New York and Wani-
sutta linen finish , duck woven
10-4 sheeting at 30 cts , the best
made and worth 50 cts.
On an average our cotton
goods are cheaper than
cottons have been for
the past twenty-five
We open to-day from our
wholesale reserve 250 piece ? ex
tra fine , fast color printed Cotton
1 50 pieces best quality Cotton
Lawns 32 inches wide elegant
designs at 81-3 cents , wholesale
price 15 cts.
Our entire importation ol
IRISH LINEN LAWNS , pur
chased by our buyer in Belfasl
this season and duties paid at the
Omaha Custom house , will bt
sold during this sale at 174-cts.
usual retail price every where * 25
200 pieces Cambric Embroidor.\
nt 12V cts , would be cheap at 25
300 pieces wide and narrow
fine muslin Embroideries at 30
cts a yard , worth 50 to GO cts.
S. P. Morse & Co.
S. P. lorse &
THIRD WEEK ,
BLACK 8ELK DEPT.
Crowning Triumph ,
To the great success which has
net our efforts to place before
he ladies of Omaha
BARGAINS AND VALUSS
n SILK GOODS which have
urprised even our competitors ,
ve shall open in our Black Silk
[ epartment to-day and Monday
Alexander , Giraud & Go.'s '
mm BLACK SILK ,
24 INCHES WIDE.
At prices which barely cover
he cost of manufacture and
20 pieces Lyons Black Silk , a
Irst rate quality , at 75 cts. per
We will guarantee it a better
Silk than can be purchased in
) maha for the money. Examine
; his Black Silk at 75 cts. before
15 pieces Lyons Black Silk , a
splendid quality , at 874 cts. per
yard. You cannot match it in
the west for less than # 1.25.
11 pieces 22 inch Giraud
i31ackSilks at SI.25 per yard.
This Black Silk will be found
A small lot , 5 pieces , 24 inch
jfiraud Black Silks at $1.45 per
, 'ard , would be a bargain at 1.75.
15 pieces Alexander Girands
Cashmere sublime Black Silks ,
22 inches wide , superb quality ,
it $2 00 a yard , never seen be
fore less than 2 75.
12 pieces An/oine / Guinets and
Alexander Girands Cashmere sub-
inie Black Silks 22 and 25 inch
wide , their very best quality , will
'je sold now for $2.40 u yard , the
inish , lustre and texture of these
fabrics is simply perfect , the- are
regular 3.50 goods.
Our entire stock of Black Vel
vets will be sold at 75cts. § 1 50
uid § 2.25 worth double the price.
Our entire stock of regular
$2.60 colored Silk Velvet ) all
jood colors , Myrtle. Mfirine ,
Bronze , Olive , Navy , Wine , Plum
Seal , &c , , to be closed out during
; his sale at § 1.05 per yard.
Our wholesale stock of Black
uid Colored Velveteens about 40
) icces worth 75 cts. to § 1.25 a
r'lird , to bo closed out during this
salr ; at 37i cts. 50 ctj. and 65 cts
OUR RESEHV STOCK
100 ! ) more lobs and 500
jackages in order in addition to
; he innumerable bargains already
mentioned will be brought for
ward as fast as the lots already
idvertised are sold out.
48-inch fast colons imported
Turkey red table linen at 37ic a
yard , usual price 50e.
56-inch very choice patterns ,
best quality , fast color Turkey
red Tabling at 5c ( ) , usually sold
60-inch best German Turkey
red Tabling , best made , at 75c ,
usually sold at OOc and $1.00.
Turkey red Napkins , 50c , 75c ,
$1.00 , # 1.25 , extra large , § 1.50
250 dozen unbleaced twilled
and plain bleached hnck Towels ,
usual price $1 50 a dozen , will
be oll'ered during this sale at 75
cts a dozen.
375 dozen various styles ol
hnek and damask Towels not out
of them worth less than $2 50 i
dozen , will be sold at $1 50 i
175 dozen fine bleached dam
ask and knotted fringe hnck
towels , will be sold at 20 ctseacl
worth 37A cts.
We will ofl'er our entire- lot o :
superb quality all Silks bt ondec
and Striped Satin Grenadines a
half the cost of importation.
S , P. lorse & Co.
.P.M Eo CO. "
The Great Retail Sale of Our Entire
CONCERNING THIS STOCK SHOULD BE BORNE liJ MIND.
It is not u single lot of goods. It is not n single department to which you are iuvilcd. The retail
stock combined with our wholesale , gives nn aggregate of # 250,000.00 worth of dry goods calcula
ted to meet the wants of everybody. Hear in mind that these are new and fresh goods , of the latest
yles and qualities selected expressly for our spring ; trade and are richer in variety and extent than
vo have ever ottered to the people in our history. When it is considered that tins entire stock isbnng
ottered [ at a reduction of 25 per cent in all , and 50 per cent in many cases , from the prices at which
hey can then be assured of the proper attention that we wish to extend to every one , as in the aftor-
10011 rush our entire force are taxed to their utmost , and many unavoidable delays will occur , for
which we ask indulgence beforehand.
Dress. Goods Bepar'nt '
We shall continue he ale of
about 7,500 yards Checks , Bro
cades , Armures and English Silk
Mixed Dress Goods at 10cworth
25 to 50c. The import duty
alone on these goods was more
than our selling prices.
1,900 yards Silk Brocades , all
wool mixtures , Illuminated Ser
ges , costing 27 to 40c , will be
closed out at u uniform price of
2,400 yards , all Wool Foulc
Finish Nuns' Veilings in all de
sirable shades of pink , cream ,
ecrue , navy , brrmy.es , etc. , cost
28c to import , will bo closed out
at IS c.
2GOO yards 4G-inch all wool
soft finish neat checks , pin checks ,
all wool faney shepherd cheeks ,
every yard worth fcl.25 a yard ,
, o be dossed out now at the ridic-
ilous price of G2Ac.
2,100 yards fine all wool 40-
nch French bummer DoBeges in
jeautiful illuminated mixtures of
ouzo grey , blue grey , russet
ey. etc. , usually sold at GOc ,
will be closed at 374c ,
1,300yards double width Lupin's
Black and Colored French Nun's
Veiling , 42 lc a yard , would be
very clVap at GOc.
1,700 yards 44-inch black and
white , blue and white , brotr/.e ,
myrtle , and other desirable sha-
led checks , to be sold at 5c ( ) a
yard ; were bought to sell for OOc.
2,800 yards very fine , all wool
French Cheviot Beiges at GOc ;
cost 95c to import.
1,900 yards very fine , all wool ,
Illuminated Checks , Cashmere ,
Df-lnine , Beiges and French Twil
led Foulles , G2ic ; previous re-
Lail price , # 1.25.
The caution which we gave to
those who purchase for hotels ,
restaurants and all prudent house
wives , at the beginning of this
sale , to ant'cipate their future
wants even for two years to come
has not been unheeded , and our
sales have been enormous. Those
who have not yet purchased ,
nctd have no fear that they can
not obtain as guod values now as
earlier , because we have our
to draw from , and you will find
that the fortunate pos.-essor of
any of our linen goods , at present
prices owns GOLD DOLLARS ,
or their equivalent for 50e.
40 pieces Loom Dice Damask ,
5G inches wide ab J5d a yard ;
regular price 3tlc.
25 p eces Loom Dice Damask ,
5G inches wide at 25c a yard ;
regular pnce 37lc.
20 pieces /ftmisley cream Dam
ask 58 inches wide , in plain or
Turkej'-red border 45c cts per
yard , regular price 75c
20 pieces Scotch bleached dam
ask at 37ic a yard , would bo
cheap at GOe.
18 pieces G 1-inch Irish Cream
Damask , made by Richardson's
Sous & Owden , Belfast , at GOc a
yard ; regular retail price 90c.
32 pieces white Scotch Damask
G4 inches wide at G24 cts per yd
3Gpiices white Scotch Damns
G-l and GG inches wide at 75 ct !
8 pieces white Scotch Damask
GO inches wide at 90e per yard.
20 pieces hand-woven German
double-damask , full two yard :
wide , the finest goods imported ,
at $1 25 a yard ; worth every cenl
S , P , Morse & Co.
On sale to-day and Monday
morning , 100 pieces Elegant
quality pencil stripe silks , in
Blues , Garnets , Browns , Broir/cs ,
Grays , Modes and Purples , at 35c
a yard , worth GOc *
50 pieces elegant designs in
fancy pencil stripes , checks , gri-
salle. etc. , all at 50c worth 75c.
60 pieces very choice high col
ored checks , fancy , grey stripes
and bronze , navy , myrtle , wine
colored silks at G5c , worth at reg
ular prics 85e.
15 pieces 24-inch "Summer
Foullnrd silks , nnuy , bronze , ca
det , seal brown and blacV , with
with white figures , at 50c n yard
! ( SATIIS. ?
25 pieces W. Shroeder & Son's
Golden Wheel Black Satin goods
; hat cost # 1.65 to import and
have never been sol'd under 2.00
\\ill \ be closed out by us at # 1.25
0 pieces of 28-iucli 'xt i hlnck
satins , elegant for skirtings , will
be closed for # 1.20 a yard.
These goods would bo cheap at
# 2 50 , and we call the attention
to them they being full 28-inch
10 pieces heat figure , elegant
Black Brocades , will be sold at
GOc. No one can sell these goods
less than # 1.00.
20 pieces rich black Brocade
Silks at 75ca yard , cost at whole
18 pieces hand woven rich
black Brocade Silks at # 1.25 a
yard , during this gale only ; regu
lar 2.00 quality.
12 piece ? Bonet and Gninet
black Brocade silkb' at 2.00 and
2.25 a yard , that haue positively
never been shown less than 3.0(1
All our finest black French
Brocade silks , in superb patterns ,
all beautiful texture , the finest
goods imported , at 2.50 and 2.75
a yard , worth 3.60 and 4.00.
Our 75c French gros grain Col
ored Silk has been the mosl
successful feature of this
and has never before been soli
nthe country for less than
' 1,00 a yard , and always in the
west at 1.25.
At 1.1 74c we ofl'er the very
finest quality of American gros
grain silk , full 21 inches wide
and usually sold at 1.75 t <
2.00 , a very close price on this
silk would be 1.50 , but at oui
price , 1.17ic , it is an absolute
28 dozen French woven Const ts
at 1.00 , usual 1.25 quality.
30 dozen genuine "C. Pala Sir-
ene" French Contil Corsets at
1.35 , usual 2.00 quality.
BALL'S ' HEALTH CORSTSI
usually sold at 1.25.
200 dozen Ladies tucked am
embroidered Summer wasl
Poplin Skirts at 75 cts , wortl
from 1.25 to J.50 each.
S , P , lorse and Co
Ve have just received a ship
ment , our direct importation
of Paris cut and made Ladies'
Jerseys ; they are beatifully
shaped in the back and over
the hips , but have come late ;
have turn over collar and
sleeves trimmed with cuffs and
buttons ; they cost 3.00 apiece
to import , but we have placed
them to the manufacturers or
der and he telegraphs us to sell
At $2.50 Each
LMiey are a very great bargain.
jot 1 , Ten styles children's
fancy seamless Cotton Hose all
sizes at 25 cts , have never sold
under 50 cts.
Lot 2. Fifteen styles of child
ren's fancy Cotton Hose at 35
cts , not a pair in this lot ever
sold less than 50 cts , and from
that up to 75 cts.
Lot 3. A large assortment of
infants 3-4 lisle and cotton
Hose that co&t 50 cts to im
port , will be sold at 25 cts.
Our slock of Misses' lisle
thread llo.se , comprising all the
desirable styles ami the largest
assortment shown in Omaha , is
being offered at corresponding
Monday at 9 a. in. , we will
oiler a line af about 125 dozen
Men's Balbriggan Half Hose , at
§ 1.15 for six pairs.
75 do/en finest Cotton Ilali
Hose , with fancy silk stripes , will
be sold at 37.Jc per pair. Never
retailed before under 75c.
The balance of our fancy Silk
Half IIo.se , in all the good shades
will be closed out at $1.00 pei
pair. Never sold under § 2.50.
20 dozen purest and best heav )
Embroidered Silk Half Hose
worth § 5.00 a pair , will be sol <
at § 2.95. These are the best silk
hose imported and all nice new
colors , including black and fancy
Wo have accumulated about 100
pains of fine Nottingham
Swiss , Antique and Medicas
Lace Curtains , in lots of 1 , li
2 , and 3 pairs that we wil
clo e out at just half origina
$15.00 Curtains for $ 7.5 (
2000 " 10.0 (
30.00 " 15.01
45.00 " 17.5 (
a pair ; they are very cheap am
all fine goads.
i3&mfJ * V I - 4 MM Aft U W -
10 cases full si/.e Honey Coml
bed spreads , .suitable for hotels
&c. , at 95t each , usually sold a
15 cases best quality 12- ; !
Honey Comb spreads , during this
sale at $1.20 , usually sold a'
5 cases of the heaviest knottec
fringe "Bridal Quilt" spread
weight and quality of the highes
standard , will be sold atS'l.GO
each worth all of $2.00.
G cases 12-1 imported Mar
seilles .spreads , a purchase from a
failed manufacturer , at § 1.GO
each. They cost $2.00 to make.
3 cases 12-1 extra qualilyMar-
seilles spreads , are oll'ered at
§ 2.00 each. Same quality was
considered cheap bust season at
S. P. Mor.-e and Co
S. P. Morse & Co ,
We have rcpleudished our
lock from our wholesale reserve ,
uid added many new bargains.
10 pieces 42 inch "lion jour"
'Vneli ' black Cashmere during
his snle at 50 cts. a yard worth
20 pieces of ,12 inch all wool
ine "Albatross" cloth , will be
old at 37i cts , previous retail
trice (50 ( els.
18 pieces 4i ( jncli finest quality
) lack Nuns Neiling , during this
ale 55 cts a yard , would be cheap
t 00 cts.
22 pieces very finest quality 4G
neh all wool biack French Gren-
dines or Lace Bunting , all new
goods , 90 els a yard , usual retail
12 pieces extra fine summer
veigh/ / , silk finish , 12 inch Black
1amise will be sold at ISicts ;
vorth usually $125.
28 pieces fine all wool Black
inis' Neiling will bo sold at
8 } cts ; usual price double as
5 pieces English Silk warp
lenrietta , during this sale at
1.20 , usual price 1.50.
G pieces Silk Henrietta at
1.55 , worth and usual price
2 00 a yard.
1 pieces finest Silk warp Ilen-
ietta imported , will be sold newt
t $1.824 cts. , imported to sell at
G pieces French Black Etam-
no Cloth , 52 inches wide at
12.00 very rich for Spring and
summer wraps and worth 4.00
5 pieces real Camels Hair at
.50 u yard , suitable for Dresses
> r Wraps and being made from
inest Camels Hair , is worth 2.50
o8.00 a yard.
As an evidence of theextreme-
y good values in this department
ve would stale that in one day of
Aiis sale we sold over G50 dozen
iiu- Hose all at about 50 cts. on
; he dollar.
Lot 1. Ladies plain and fancy
cotton hose in vurie/y / all re
duced to 25 cts a pair.
Lot 2. Twenty styles splendid
quality Ladies solid color and
fancy striped hose at 35 cts ,
some of these cost as high as
9.50 a do/.en to import.
Lot 3. Comprises a line of
Ladies' French lisle hose fancy
ribbed in black , wine , seal ,
olive , &c.
( They were intended to bo rc-
lailed at § 1 00 , but by special
irrangement with the manufact
urer who did not deliver them
until too late for us , wo can sel1
them at G5 cts a pair.
Lot 4. An elegant line oi
French lisle in pink , blue car
dinal wine , &c , , usual retail
price § 1 25 , during this salt
C'l'ww lots comprising our en
tire spring importation of stripci
and openwork lisle hose , all
goods that sold for § 1 50 t <
2 00 will be marked down to 85
and 95 cts.
Lot 1. Ladies spun silk hose al
good colons , will be sold during
this sale at § 1 25 , regiUo-
2 50 quality.
Lot 2 , Our spring importatioi
of fine quality pnro silk Hose
all desirable colors , regulai
§ 4 50 quality , will bo sold a
Lot 3. Our entire importatioi
of very finest embroidered pur
si'.t hose , regular 5 00 quality
to bo sold at 3 00.
Lot 4. Our entire importatioi
of fancy openwork , Derbj
ribbed and drop sketch em
broidered silk hose , usuel prici
5 00 to 7 00 , will bo sold a
We have one lot of IG-incl
Scotch Crashes , very fine goods ,
that cost SJe to import , and wo
will close them out during this
sale at GJc.
10 bales of the very finest qual
ity unbleached crash toweling ,
full 20 inches wide , will bo sold
at 15c yard ; these cost 12Ac nt
S , P. lorse and Co.
S. P , Morse. & Co.
THIRD WEEK ,
50 cases LADIES' HIGH NECK
LONG AND SHORT
SLEEVE GAUHK UNDEK-
VESTS , at 25 cts each. They
cost a great deal more to man
2 cases Men's White Merino
Gauze "Vests , all sines , 3G to 44
inches at 25c.
3 cases extra fine Silk front Men's
Summer Gau/.o Undershirts
with finished seams 4 5c , worth
lease Men's English Silk front
Summer Gauze Undershirts at
G5c , usually sold at 1.00.
GO dozens Men's unbleached pure
Lisle Undershirts , long or
short sleeves , will be sold at
85c ; they cost 1.00 to import ,
and would be cheap at 1.25.
Handkerchief Dept ,
BARGAINS IN LADIES'
AND GENTS' HANDKER
1 case Ladies' pure hemstitched
Hdkfs , lOc each , usual 16c
500 dozen Ladies' hemstitched
Linen Lawn Hdkfs , and 2-inch
hems very line , at 15c each ,
10 dozen Ladies' very sheer
Linen hemstitched Hdkfs , and
hemstitched , with blocks set
in each corner , during this sale
at S5c , cannot be purchased
less than 50c.
' ' ' ' '
As an unequaled bargain we oiler
1 ease , 275 dozen Men's pnro
Linen hemstitched Hdkfs , very
fine quality at 25e ; these cost
5.00 a dozen to import , and
we have never oll'ered their
equal less than G.OO a dozen.
As wo wish all our customers
to participate in this bargain ,
audit will bo impessible to
duplicate them at the price ,
not more than ono do/en will
be sold to each purchaser.
CHILDREN'S STRAW HATS ,
We will open Monday morning
over 2,000 misses' children's ami
boys' Sailor and Derby Straw
Hats at a uniform price of 25 cts
each. These Hats are worth
from 50 cts to # 1.00.
We take pleasure in affording
those residing at a distance the
superior facilities of our
MAIL ORDER DEP'T.
Assuring them of faithful and
Its organization ij such 'hut
every advantage to bo derived
from a personal visit Is secured
to the customers whoso wants
and wishes are clearly expressed.
Intended to bo of practical
service to non-residents of Oma
ha it invites correspondence con
cerning all wants , large and
Please be particular to STATE
IMPLICITLY whether goods
are to bo sent by mail or express
as wo forward all goods by ex
press unless otherwii-o directed.
\Vhen desired by mail remit suffi
cient to cover postage. No C. 0.
D , can be sent by mail , and pre
payment in full is required on
all mail matter.
Parcels weighing 41b or less
can be sent by mail at once cent
per oz. , articles such as Table
Linen , Sheeting , Ginghams , &c. ,
often weigh over 4 Ib ,
In making selections from
samples please iniiko No. 1 and
No. 2 in case first choice u sold
when order arrives.
_ As the rush during this sale is
without precedent , we caution
pation.1 that unity lines of goods
advertised will bo sold quickly
and wo advise that they either
have some friend make selections
or entrust us to do so ; we war
rant everything as represented ,
and will use the same care in se
lecting that you would yourself.
If iii want of any goods not ad
vertised here , j on can depend on
getting them at the lowest price
atwliich they can bo sold.
HOTELS AND RESTWTS
are especially invited to our
housekeeping department , as the
goods in it are 20 to 50 per cent
less than they have sold for in
S P lorse
, , and Co ,
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