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THE OMAHA DAIIY ilEE. FKIPAY, MAY 0, 1902.
rOOSC DONALD ELLER DIES
father BtftuM to 011 Phyiioiin to Attend
CORONER WILL INVESTIGATE THE CASE
Medical Asstaaa Deata th Bay
Darin His at Tare Week,
Reliance Belae; Plae la
"a... Chrlstlaa ideaee.
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Donald Eller. aged 15. died at 7:45 yes
terday morning at the home of bis father,
tonner County Judge J. W. Eller. 931 South
fortieth, after ao lllnees of three weeks,
during which time he had no medical at
tendancer'arid i mlntatered unto by only
bia father and a reader of the Chrlattan
Science church. The funeral. It la planned,
will be at the home at 4 o'clock Saturday
afternoon and the barlal at Eaeter, Neb.,
the following morning.
At 1:30 yeaterday afternoon Coroner Bral
lay eaw County Attorney Bhlelda and It waa
decided that an tnqueat ahall be held at
such time as the coroner may elect. To a
reporter the prosecutor afterward aald:
The Inquest will be held that there may
be a full Investigation of the affair. Until
that investigation la made I bare nothing
to gla out and no comment to make.
1 domttklif Moil Be Doae.
Tha mayor aald further: "Something baa
to ba done, for the body cannot be burled
without a permit from the Board of Health
and tha board will not wish to grant auch
permit without a physician's certificate, or
until tha matter la disposed of In a poet
mortem examination. Judge Eller promlaed
T)r. Raloh yesterday afternoon when Dr.
Falph called at the hotise that he would
ummon a doctor, but did not do ao. Thla
morning Undertaker Burket telephoned
that the boy waa dead."
citr Phvelclan J. B. Ralph aald yeater
day that ha bettered the boy died of typhoid
t.nr. Maror Mooree aald ha felt that
something ahould be done and la willing to
do whatever devolvea upon him, but consld
era the matter to be rather in the province
ef the county attorney. Coroner Bralley
aaya ha will be governed by the advice of
Corroborating thla Dr. Ralph aald: "When ,
I urged Judge Eller to let me aee the boy
or to call aome other practitioner yeaterday
afternoon he aald he would If the boy grew
worae. I anawered that I wtahed hla as
surance with no qualifying 'if in It, and he
answered: 'All right, then,' which I nat
farallr look aa definite promise. Thla morn
ing oti my way to tha houae I met him com
ing from a telephone office and be told me
the child waa dead."
A reporter eaw Judge Eller yeaterday
and waa given thla veralon of tha atory:
"Three weeka ago tonight my aon waa out
In a wagon with a crowd of young peopla
and waa allowing them how far he could
lean back over the rear end of the wagon.
While in thla position, with hla feet under
the aeat In front of him and hla back acroaa
the rear end of the -wagon box, aomeone In
tha crowd playfully atruck him In tha
stomach. Ho complained of palna tha next
oar and told hla Bister Francea of what bad
ccourred. Very little attention waa paid to
tt and he played and ran around aa usual
tha next day. Saturday night of that week
ha awakened at 1:30 o'clock and called to
no far assistance, saying that hla atomach
waa paining him. I gave htm Christian
Bclenoe treatment and the next day he waa
up. but did not aeem to take aa much In
terest la affairs aa he usually did, though
h- aeemed to ba recovered. During the
night be Buffered pain for about an hour
and a half. Sunday afternoon he again be
came alck and I called In C. W. Chadwick.
first reader of the church, who aince that
time had oharge of the caae and admlnie
tered treatment. The neighbors were al
lowed to be with us at this time. They
dlagnoaed tile caae as typhoid fever, while
I called it gaatrlo fever. He aeemed cold
outside and hot on the Inside. At thla time
I talked with him about a phyaiclan and he
asked me If he had a doctor would he have
to take medicine, and when I told him yea
he aald he wanted me to treat him.
No I'se for Doc to re.
"He had, been secretary of the Chrlattan
Science Sunday school and had demonatra
tlons of hla own, and, I think, knew more
of the aclanca than I did. I did not have
a . doctor, nor did I agree to call In
doctor fop I did not believe one could
him any good. Dr. Ralph came to aee
' vfnklnr sf
dispels all doubt aa to
its merit. A pronouae
ed Individuality with
ery" good quality.
The very taste of thla
beer I a conclusive
proof of Its merit
DLAT8 MALT-VI VINE
(Noo-Intoxloant) Tonic, Drugglats
VAL lUn BXEWUTC CO, Mllwaskac
at. Tat. aosu.
BIG CUT IN. PRICE OF DRAPERY GOODS
23c Art Ticking at 12Jc
20c Fancy Itep at 12 c
, 15c Cretons and Denims at 9c
15c Silkollne at 9c
10c Bilkoline at' 5c
" Bee the new unbreakable Shell Ualr Pins, 25c a box of six.
and I talked to him aa a friend and not
aa a representative of tha city, fie ad
vised ma to call la a physician and I told
him It waa none of hla affair. Ha peralsted
In trying to get me to promlaa to call a
phyatclaa If It waa necessary and I told
him that If I thought there waa a demand
for a doctor I would aend for Dr. Davla, my
old family physician."
, Judga Eller waa tha aaked If he con
sidered hla aoa's condition sufficiently dan-t-eroua
during tha atght for tha presence of
I knew bla condition was dsngeroua."
ba replied, "but there waa no- occasion for
a phyaiclan. I did not believe Dr. Davis
could do him any good and I eaw no reason
for calling him. Had the boy lived 1
probably would hava called him thla morn-
Int. however. Mr. Chsdwtek waa wun me
boy when be died."
Judge Eller waa aaked If he would con
sent to a post-mortem examination of hia
boy, and he replied: "I do not desire a
post-mortem and sea no reason for an In
quest. 1 do not care to aay what I would
do If a demand for an inquest Is mads.
I bad a talk with Dr. Ralph at the a tore
thla morning and ha eeolded me for not
calling a physician. I nave no regret for
what I did. I feel that I did what waa
right and my conacienca Is easy. I suppose
It will be heralded tha thla la a second
failure of lbs Science treatment In my
family and that two members of It have
died without medical attention. My wife
waa beyond human aid, though ahe waa la
her right mind and did not want a physl
clan. It baa been taught mo that when a
person la responsible he or ahe ahould be
asked If a physician is desired, and I did
thla In both Instances.
"I am not a member of the Christian
Science church, though t firmly believe In
its teachings and have studied the question
sa I did the law. I believe they have the
DOCTORS FINISH CONVENTION
Allopathic PhyalHans Final tt Neces
sary to Rhortea Program by
Materia medlca and therapeutics was th
subject of discussion at the cession of the
Nebraska SUte Medical aoclety yesterday
morning. R. C. McDonald of Fremont
presided aa chairman and a paper waa
nresented br him OH the subject of
Therapeutic Tendenclea." ,Dr. I. C. Fhll
brick of Lincoln apoka on "Tha Passing of
Materia Medlca and Therapeutics," Dr. W.
L. Ross of Omaha presented a paper on
Hydrotherapy in Acute Pyelo-Nephrltla,
Dr. O. W. Shldler of Tork read a paper on
Suggeatlon and Auto-Suggestion" and M
L. HUdreth of Lyons presented the subject
of "Apocynum Cannablnum In Soma Forms
On account of the length of tha program
tt waa decided to limit discussion to active
criticism and as tha papers have been gener
ally well prepared there Is little discussion.
CARRY OFF FAMILY JEWELS
Barriers Make tt Worth While to
Visit Dr. Weathers' ResU
The residence of Dr. Weathers, 2121 Wirt
street, was entered by burglars Wedaeaday
night and one gold watch, two diamond
rings, $16 worth of gold plate and $10 worth
of postage stamps were stolen. The family
had packed gripe preparatory to leaving
the houae for a trip and during their ab
sence at dinner eomeons entered through a
window, searched the grips and stole the
property. The robbery was reported to the
A sneak thlsf got busy at the resident
of Mrs. J. R. Bowera, 431 South ElevcS
atreet, and atole a purse eontatnlngnad
and a gold watch which Mrs. Bomorch.
left on an ice cheat on tha bsoMnua a
Laura Kaya reported that she we, which
bank containing $20 In small 4deace, .108
had been taken from hei
North Tenth atreet. ""- '
CROW HAS ?
Aomm Aceordlaa; to
Plarlasj of galas Not
master Is having some difficulty
The.the substations according to ln-
pws from Washington. The greatest
(te Is sxperienced In finding quarters
,the one located at tha corner of Tenth
doid Faraam streets. On the cornera at
ninis crosamg are located the Burlington
Headquarters, the Kingman building, ths
Omaha Printing company and a wholesale
liquor house. Nons of these establishments
haa an overwhelming; desire to care for a
branch of tha postofDce and there is no way
by which they can be drafted Into the serv
ice. The postmaster will recommend that
ths substation ordered for Farnam and
Tenth atreeta be transferred to Twenty
fourth and Cuming atreeta.
WANT WOODS' BODY EXHUMED
Men Aecasea of Mnraer Ask Coart for
Farther Examination of
Judge Read haa taken under advlaement
for a few daya the application of the attor
neys for Thomas Joyes and John Clark, ac
cused of the murder of Ed Woods, for leave
to exhume the body of Woods for a further
examination of tha blood and bruises.
Woods wsa found dead April $0 near Fort
Crook. It la thought that Woods' people
may consent to the- exhuming without an
order of court and they will be aeen before
the Judge la preeaed for a decision.
Far a Weak Back.
The muaclea of ths back may be very
much strengthened and all pain and aore
nesa removed by applying Chamberlain's
Pain Balm" and having the parts rubbsd
vigorously for five minutes at each applica
tion. Tweny-0ve and fifty-cent bottles of
this liniment are for sale by all drugglata.
Silk and Lislo Gloves
The celebrated Kayser 'double finger tip
Gloves the tip guaranteed to wear as long as
the rest of the glove qualities silk aiid lisle,
prices 50o, 75c and $ 1.00-r-colors black, white,
gray and mode. -
Handsome lace or open work back Gloves in
lisle, 50c and f 1.00; silk f 1.50; elbow length silk
gloves 50c and 75c colors black or. white.
10ULDERS' STRIKE IMMINENT
International Board Approves Demands of
the Omaha union.'
UNION PACIFIC AFFAIR IS A LOCKOUT
iff Rales of Ora-aatsatloa Work
naea la Other Departments Will
Jet Ba Allowed to Toark
Within a week every moulder In the city
of Omsha will ba on a strike, unless the
advance In wages requested by the union
a conceded. At the time of the trouble
at the Union Pacific shops esch foundry In
the city waa requested to advance wagea to
82 V4 cents an hour. This meant an In
crease of 1 cent an hour In the Union Fa
rifle shops and an average Increase of I
rente an hour In the other shops. When
the Union Pacific shut down Its foundry the
moulders employed In the other foundries
continued at work tinder protest until an
approval of their demands could be re
ceived from the executive board ol the In
Yesterday morning a telegram to Omaha
announced that the demands of the Omaha
union had been approved by the interna
tlonal executive board and that the board
had also declared the Union Pic I do shut
down a lockout. With the rec
ognltlon of the lockout at the Union Pacific
word waa aent from national headquarters
to the Featherstone foundry In Chicago, In
strutting members of the union there to re
fuse to work on Union Pacific Jobs. It is
said that the Featherstone foundry la
strictly union ehop and that an attempt
to fore the work of the railroad Into that
foundry will cause every man to lay down
Members of the Moulders' union claim
that the members of the Machinists' union
and the Carmen's union In the local shops
of the railroad company will refuse to work
on castings made by non-union men and
that if a contract Is made with a firm em
ploying auch men the majority of the prea
ent employee of the shops will be forced
under the rules of the unions to which
they belong, to lay down their tools and
The regular meeting of the Moulders'
union will be held Friday and It Is believed
that at that time action will be taken In
regard to the shops of the city where men
are still at work.
Railway Notes and Personals.
General Agent Cheyney of the North
western line has returned from Kansas.
Traveling Passenger Agent John Mellen
of the Chicago & Northwestern railway. Ir
of the Union Pacific railway has retr
from San Francisco.
C. M. Rathburn. suDerlntendetV. Kan..
Missouri Pacific railway at AtchJ'
Is in Omaha. trans-
W. C. Watrous, superlntenfflc railway,
portatlon of the Missouri touis, is in
with headquarters at 8' '
Omaha. J. R. Buchanan
General Passenger Aa & Mlmourl Val
of the Fremont, Elkpilcafro last night,
ley railroad went t.e,ah has resigned his
Chauncey D. MaWf the passenger de
position as cashJgton headquarters, and
partment at Bum been appointed to the
place. passenger trains Nob. I and
Union Parlours late into Omaha, west
101 were trday. owing to the derall
bound, y portion of No. 10. eastbound,
ment oe, la., laet nixht, causing some
near rail morning trains in both dlrec
delav tloeeraJ Agent Richie of the Chicago A
xhwestern railway at San Francisco,
rtnerly general agent in Omaha for the
n me road. Is exDeeted tn nana thrinph
this city Friday with the remains nf hie
wife, which he will take to Stockton, Minn.,
I u i uui mi.
The Missouri Pacific railway has Just re
placed Ite sleenlns cars on trains Nm 1
and 2, running between Omaha and Kansas
City, dally, with brand new Pullman sleep
ers. The oars are electric lighted and are
furnished with electric fans. They have
twelve sections and a drawing room.
CORNERSTONE AT AUDITORIUM
Directors Want to Have tt Placed on
Jaly First If Pos
sible. The Board of Directors of the Auditorium
compsny has decided that the cornerstone
of ths auditorium building shall be laid
July 1, if tt la possible to make an arrange
ment to that effect. When the board met
the aubject of subscriptions waa taken up
and discussed by several of the members
and the president at length. It wsa the
conaensua of opinion that better results
could be obtained from solicitation after
the walla of the building appeared above
the ground and H waa Informally decided
to do little more In the way of rflslng
subscriptions until after that time. The
promotion committee called for help on Its
plans for the sals of common stock snd
was empowered to Increase lta membership
A plan for raising funda on auditorium
day waa preaented and in that connection
It waa aald that hereafter all atatlonery
of the company ahould bear the label of
the allied printing trades. The board ad
journed to meet Friday of next week.
hliarea Llka It.
"My little boy took the croup one night,"
says F. D. Reynolds of Mansfield, O., "and
grew ao bad you could hear him breathe all
over the house. I thought he would die, but
a few doses of One Minute Oough Curs re
lieved and aent him to aleep. That's ths
last ws heard of ths croup," One Minute
Cough Cure la absolutely safe and acts st
ones. For coughs, colds, croup, grip,
asthma and bronchitis.
The laat work on last year's grading con
tracts is Just completed except for a strip
on Hawthorne avenue, from Thirty-fourth
to Thirty-eighth streets, which Is delsyed
by a controversy over the grade.
The remains of Mrs. Mercey Morse were
sent to Bedford. Mass., yesterday for
burial, after a funeral service conducted
by Rev. Mann at the residence of Harvey
Morse, a son, 2SM Dewey avenue. Mrs.
Morse was 71 years of age and was the
evlte of A. D. Morse, deceased. Mrs. Har
vey Morse accompanied the remains.
Frank Matthews was arrested Wednes
day afternoon by Henry Honun, deputy
L'nlted States marshal, on charge of giving
liquor to Indians. The deputy marshal
saw him give a bottle of whisky to Oeorge
White wlnK and confiscated the liquor. He
was bound over to await the action of the
grand Jury now In session. Oeorge Thomas
haa been arrested and bound over on the
The Paxton-Qallagher company has
leased the five-story building east of the
present location and will add It to their
warehouse. This additional apace will give
them an Increased floor area of I1.7B0 feet.
The factory for the grinding of spices and
the manufacture of grocers- sundries will
be moved into the new roomi on the upper
floors, while the lower Moors will be used
for storage purposes.
Judge Baxter haa made an order, re
turnable next Saturday, for a writ of
habeas corpus for Shuicr I. Becker. In JaM
at South Omaha. Bhuler relates that he la
selling ruga for a foreign company at IS
apiece, the payments to be made on the
installment plan, and that he was deliver
ing a rug to Mrs. A. J. Kuhn Tuesday
when he waa arrested on a charge of
peddling without a license, was tried, fined
110 snd thrown Into Jail te serve out the
amount of his fine and costs.
Secretary L'tt of the Commercial club
haa received a letter from Secretary Steln
hart of the Nebraska City Commercial club
inviting the members who accompany the
excursion train next week to taae lunch
with the Nebraska City organisation when
it la In that city. The manufacturers and
commercial men of Nebraska City are pre
paring a "home Industry luncheon." at
which the principal viands served will he
manufactured In the city. The club will
arrange to accept the In vital "
HA Y DEW BHOS.
Man's aaa Boya' Clethtn tees Than
Wa negotiated a MAMMOTH FURCHASE
bought IS0.000 worth of clothing at !
than half price good garmenta throughout.
p to the Hardens' standard. Boys saiior
suits, made to sell at $4 50. at $1.95. Boya
Norfolk suits, msds to sell at $00, at 13. so.
Boys' sailor aults, made to eell at 50, at
11.95. Boys' double-breasted suits, maae
to sell at 1400, at $150. Boya' double
breasted Buita. made to aell at $5.00. at
$2.50. Bore' long penis aulta, made to aell
at 7.Re. at JI.75. Beys S-plece aulta, made
to eell at $7.60. at $$ 85. Men a ault
made to aell at $13.60. at $7.50. Boys'
LONO PANTS aulta, made to aell at $10.00,
at $5.00. Men'a aulta, made to ecu at
$13.00. at $10.00. Men'a line panta. all
alaea. 30 to 60 waists, made to sell at $3.io
to $11.00, at $1.60, $2.60, $3.75 and $.00,
ESTELLE FOR COMMANDER
Omaha Jaaae Being Poshed for Head
Office In Nebraska Grand
Considerable Intereet la manifest In the
result of the election of officers In the
Grand Army ef the Republic, which will
meet at Omaha May 21. At the meeting
held last year at Plattsmouth a new plan
for the election of offlcera was Inaugu
rated. Previous to that time It had been
the custom to elevate the officers In the
order of their standing, the senior vice
commander being elected aa commander
and all offlcera moving up one grade. At
the Plattamouth meeting an attempt was
made to overthrow thla precedent and It
aucceeded Inaofar as the election of Junior
vice commander waa concerned, the present
Incumbent, J, R. Maxon of Linden, havl
been elected on a platform In which
pledged himself not to be a Candida.' Ior
re-election to a higher office. 'i.rfed
Lieutenant Governor Steele wa" r ' QT
aenlor vice commander before,
vice commander was cboao"
claimed that ha la In no wrf
victory of the anti-aucces'' "?th"
. . .. . ,al candidate for
he la therefore the lor memberB o(
commander Frlanda th, y,ew f ,he
the order do not of 0maha h(
case and Judge I, candldllte. The con.
been mentioned e partM b benK warm
test between tfr,end1 whe there ulk
waged by th j dark horM on tn, eve of
' ,prlnf IT who will carry off all of the
the elec pltigei t0 eltaer 0f lne recog-
, "andldates and thua win the election.
committee In charge of the arrange-
At for the encampment 1b meeting with
Jccess in ralaing funds and all will be
ready for the encampment. The Grand
Army of the Republic will occupy rooms In
Washington hall for- the transaction of
business and ths Women's Relief corpa will
have a hall In the Patterson building at
Seventeenth and Farnam streets aa Ita
GRAND JURY GOES TO WORK
First Business ' Is InvestlKatlon of
Cases of Liquor Selling; to
The federal grand Jury has now organ
ised and is considering cases! Robert M.
Taggart of Nebraaka City la foreman. The
body will first Investigate the liquor cases,
Indictments against those now In Jail to be
returned before cases of persona at liberty
will be considered.1 The work of the grand
Jury in the cases of those under arrest Is
perfunctory, ths -testimony on which the
-"vrtlee were bound over generally being
IDclent 'to cause . their Indictment.
The petit Jury 1(4 the federal court has
been excused 'tintll ' Monday morning, at
which time the trial of Jury .cases will be
gin. The time of the court Is now occupied
with hearing motions and argumenta In
cases for trial at thla term. -
Announcements of the Theaters.
Blanche Walsh will be seen at Boyd's for
three performances, starting tonight. She
will present two plays. Tonight and Satur
day matinee she will give the revolutionary
drama, "Janice Meredith." Saturday night
ahe will preaent her new play, "La Made
leine." "La Madeleine" la said to be a
drama of modern thought and manners,
with a central character of an emotional
type which It la claimed fits to a nicety
Miss Walsh's remarkable talents. The play
Is by H. J. W. Dam, the well known Jour
nalist. In some ways the piece is said to
resemble "Camilla," although the story la
laid at the present time, and In atmos
phere and characterization la essentially
up to date. Miss Walsh has given to the
piece an elaborate scenic production. The
company which assists Mlsa Walsh la a
large one and Includes In lta personnel
aome very capable actora and actresses.
A handsome autographed photograph of
Mlsa Walsh will be given to every women
attending the matinee Saturday.
The aale of seats for the Richard Mans
field engagement opena thla morning at the
elected by the Government.
to carry ths United States- Overland Mall
across the continent, on account of Its
being the moat direct line.
THE FAST TRAINS are via the Union
Pacific, and arrive from Omaha at
Utah polnta II hours, California pointa
alxteea hours, Oregon points sixteen hours
ahead of all competitors.
Full information cheerfully furnished on
City Ticket Office, 132 Farnam Street.
'Phone 1. '
Union Station, 10th and Marcy. 'Phone 629.
Shampooing and hair dreaslng, 25c, at ths
Bsthery. 21-220 Bee Building. Tel. 1718.
Graahanaoue at a Bargain.
FOR SALE Latest model type. A. O.
combination graphophone, which playa both
large and small records; list price, $90.
This 1b especially dealgned for concert pur
poses, having a thlrty-alx-lnch horn and
stand. It also Includes twenty large Edi
son records and carrying caae of twenty
four records. The machine la entirely nw
and haa never been used. Will aell at a
bargain. Addreaa X it. in cars of The Bee.
Notlee ta Pests aaa Corps Committee
Custer, Orant and Crook are urgently re
quested to meet Friday night at o'clock
at Dr. Stone's office. Continental block, to
complete arrangements for ths stats en
campment, to be beld In Omaha May 21 and
21. By order of R- M. STONE,
Chairman of Committee.
The following births and deaths were re
ported to the Board of Health during the
twenty-four hours ending Thursday noon:
Births Frank Johnson, SJ01 North Twenty-fourth,
girl; R. Nielsen, 2444 Templeton,
girl; John Carlson, North Twenty-second,
Deaths Rosetta M. Jones, 4020 North
Twenty-fifth s venue, aged 74; Patrick
Phclan. 1611 Nicholas, aged 74; Patrick
Bhepard, St. Joaeph's hospital, aged 2;
Charles Victor Bwanson, 2444 South Nine
teenth, aged 0.
Bend articles of iacorporauoa, notices of
stockholders' meetings, stc, to Ths Bee.
Ws will glvs them proper legal Insertion.
Bee telephone. 218.
Shampooing and halrdresslng, Zfie, at tha
Bsthery, 214-120 Bee Building. TeL 171.
Publish your legal notices la Ths Weekly
Bee. Talephoas lit '
HE NEVER ISES TI1E KNIFE
Yet Dr. Allen Saji He Never Lose! an
HOMEOPATH SOCIETY ELECTS OFFICERS
Dr. K. B. Finney of Lincoln
President for Bsnslag Year Ir.
Wood of Omaha la Treas
la mr forty yeat-s of practice I have had
my share of appendicitis cases and I have
never operated upon one, neither have i
ever lost one." This remarkable statement
was msde before the Nebraska homeopath
t their aecond day's session Thursday
morning by Trof. H. C. Allen of Chicago,
one of the prominent men of that school In
this couatry. "However." sdded tno
speaker. "I have been In consultation at
cases where operation was necessary Be
cause pua had formed." '
Dr. Allen'a paper waa one of four given
during the session of the bureau of surgery,
which was the first order of the day's bus
iness. Others were: "A Report of Surgical
Conditions." by Dr. E. B." Finney of Lin
coln: "Surgical Treatment of Prolapsls
Uteri," by Dr. B. M. Leake of Fremont, and
"Pro" Thorax," by Dr. H. P. Holraee of
Omaha. AH' pfed of k"n Interest to the
homeopaths el evoked considerable dis
cussion. Next c' ,he bureau of materia medlca.
Under Ml" department Dr. P. J. Montgom
ery (Council Bluffs held forth on "The
preht Status of I. uterla Medlca." This
W( followed by Prof. Hall in a aecond pa
jr, "Psorlnum and Ita Uses." Materia
Tiled Ira la Prof. Hall's special forte and Is
the branch In which he has gained his
Klertlon of Officers.
Dr. E. B. Finney of Lincoln waa elected
president of the aoclety at the last session
of the convention this afternoon. Dr. F.
E. Way of Wahoo was made first vice presi
dent. Dr. H. R. Miner of Falls City second
vice president, Dr. E. Arthur Carr of Lin
coln secretary and Dr. O. 3. Wood of Omaha
was re-elected treasurer.
To Oil the vacancy on the board of cen
sors caused by the expiration of the term
of Dr. T. J. Merryroan of Lincoln that gen
tleman was re-elected to succeed himself,
leaving tho personnel of this board Pr. Mer
ryman. Dr. Carr and Dr. W. A. Cate of Nel
son. The term of Dr. W. H. Hanchett of
Omaha as a member of the legislative com
mlttee expired this year and Dr. A. R. van
Sickle of Hastings waa elected to fill the
property of these two concerns, That fig
ure la 1175,000 each, which Is an advance of
about 50 per cent over the valuation fixed
upon by Tax Commissioner Fleming. We
ask that you accept this appraisement as a
satisfaction of the writ, ao far as these
two corporations are concerned."
"Have we, under the supreme court's writ.
any right to accept such a compromise fig
ure?" asked Mr. Mount.
place, the other two members of the com
mittee, Dr. A. H. Dorrls and Dr. B. F.
Bailey of Lincoln, carrying over.
As delegate to the American Institute of
Homeopathy Dr. E. B. Finney was named to
succeed Dr. O. S. Wood, whose term ex
pires. The other delegate. Dr. A. Foots of
Omaha, holds over two more years. After
the election the regular standing committees
were appointed, and the bureau work con
cluded before adjournment. The next meet
ing will be at Lincoln.
Yesterday's Late Proceedings.
President E. N. Leake of Fremont called
the members to order at 1:45 yesterday
afternoon. The treasurer's report was re
ferred ' to the auditing committee. Dr.
Bailey waa made chairman of a committee
to act with the secretary In canvassing the
Homeopathic physicians of the state. The
doctor had previously auggeated that the
secretary keep watch of the registration
with the State Board of Health and make
note of the new arrivals.
The board of censors reported favorably
upon the names of ttese candidates for
membership In the society. Drs. J. S. Alex
ander, Omaha; W. T. Kile, Plain view; J.
J. Metzinger, Fremont, and It was voted
that they be received.
The bureau of paedology was opened with
a paper on "The Physical Development of
Children." by Dr. Abbey Virginia Holmes of
Omaha, who championed exercise as a pre
ventative of disease. Dr. Leake held the
public school system the most potent fac
tor in ill-health. Dr. H. P. Holmea aald
that the nearer man geta to nature the
more perfect ia hia physical condition. '
In a paper on "The Diet of Children" Dr
E. B. Finney of Lincoln branched Into the
effect of bad diet long enough to advise
that a child with colic be swung by ita
heels, head downward.
Other papers of distinctly scientific char
acter, which aroused considerable inter
est, were these: "Ocular Complications in
the Diseases of Children." Dr. Erie B.
Woodward, Lincoln; "Arnlcu i Infantile
Diseases," Dr. H. P. Holmes, Omaha; "The
Tissue Remedies in Diseases of Children."
Dr. T. J. Merryman, Lincoln. Dr. Julia C.
Starr, who was to have discussed scarlet
fever, was not present. Dr. H. R. Miner
of Falls City told of "A Psychological
President Leake Makes a Hit.
The early evening waa devoted to the
exhaustive paper on "The History of Medi
cine," which President Leake spent six
months In preparing and which aeveral of
the members pronounced the finest ever
read before the society. Dr. Leake closed
by declaring that ths most Important event
of the nineteenth century was ths an
nouncement by tbs Immortal Hahnemann of
the tberapeutlo law, "Slmtlia aimllibus
At ths conclusion of the address thirty
of those present retired to the banquet
room. Each mads a few extemporaneous
remarks, as did slso Rev. Newton Mann
and Rev. E. F. Trefs.
The pricee given below sound the desth
knell to the Omaha Drug Trust:
one LleblK's Extract Heef He
$1.00 Lie-bin's Extract Beef 2io
12.26 Full pounds tlxtract Beef ti l
2bc Rocky Mountain Cement, Saturday sc
2ic Putsine Wall Paper Cleaner,
But urdoty . He
Sc Mistletoe Cream, Saturday 10c
12 00 8ucr.ua Alterana. Saturday 11.38
176S. S. S, Saturday 1114
26cCutlcura Soap, Saturday ltic
25c Box (3 cakes) Bensoln and Butter
milk Soap, Saturday 12c
$1.00 Pe-ru-na, Saturday &Hc
$1.00 Wine C'ardul, all the time 60c
Sherman & McConnsll Drug Go.
ORIGINAL CUT-PRICE DRUUU1STH.
Cor. Mth and Dodge,
Carey Roof Good
for Any Building.
Omaha Roofing and Supply Co.,
142 Bamx Buildior,
Loaf DUUfxe Telephone 171
Hundreds of the most remarkable remnant bargains
will be placed on sale tomorrow. All etaplo mer
chandise, of the most desirable character.
Remnant Bargains in the Basement
10.00 yards good quality fc bleached muslin, at, yard 211
One big table of all the finer grades of muslin, long cloth snd cambric, yard.. Go
Ons counter of mercerized cambric lining, yard
One counter of Una black henrletta sateen, at, yard
One counter of Scotch rhamhray gingham, yard .....
One counter of the finest grade of corded fancy French gingham, irrtrth Inc.
go at, yard Sjj
One counter of twilled black and white shirting, worth itic, go, at, yard Aa
One counter very fine lawn remnants, at, yard 2iO
One counter of Scotch lawn remnants, worth Be, at '. .' lfc
One counter of 40-lnch wide plain colored lawns, pink, blue, black, tan, etc,
all go at, yard 6o
One counter of short remnants of all kinds of whit and colored lawn, Swiss
dimity, etc., per remnant ..Y.. ... lo
One counter of fancy white shirt waist madras. 40-lnch lawn, alao dimity,
dotted awiss, etc., at, yard , , JOs
One counter fine printed dimity, fancy lawn, etc., worth 2nc, yard 10c
Ladies' $20.00 Tailor-Made Suits, $5,00
All the ladles' odd suits where we have only one of a kind from
the John Anlsftcld A Co's. stock, Chicago. They are worth
up to $20.00, on sale at, each
All tho high price waists from the
lawns, elaborately embroidered, tucked
priced charabray and dimity waists,
of a kind, in this saje
Remnant Bargains on Main Floor
Remnants of corded and sheer wash
fabrics, also mounsellne de sole In
plain colors and fancy strip
ed effects, on main floor,
In remnants, at, yard
.$1 Dress Goods, 2 5c Yard.
. All the remnants In lengths from 2
to 6 yards, In all wool henrletta, cash
mere, brilllantlnes, silk and wool nov
elties, enough for waist or
child's dress, also skirt
lengths, all at, yard
Prom our recent silk sales the ac
cumulation of high cost satin foul
ards, fine taffetas, moire silks, cream,
black and all colors, also brocaded
silks, go at 39c, 49c and 69c yard. On
All the well known makes of corsets, from the John Antsfleld
Co. stock,' including Kabo, Warner's, W. B., etc.. In all sizes.
new straight front effects, worth (1.00
jAll Havana. Filler
TL0R0D0RA 'BANDS are
of same value as tags from
'star: 'horse shoe:
"spearhead: standard navy:
"old peach & honey"
and J. T." Tobacco.
m a r
J. A. KERVAN, TAILOR,
HAS REMOVED TO
1316 Farnam Street,
Suits, from 30.00to $65.00. Trousers from f 8, 00 to $16.00
Sterling Silver Flotwoar
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Sterling silver teaspoons, set, 13 26; Sterling sliver dessert spoons, set. fT.tfl; sterling
silver forks, set. $7 6"; sterling sliver knives, set, $6 00; sterling silver cream ladles,
11 25. sterling sliver rugar spoons. $160; Hterllng silver buttar knlirne, $1.71, sterling
silver berry spoons, $j.Sj. All the new patterns In light and heavy weights.
Mawhinney & Ryan Co., y?
JIail orders given careful attention. Selection packages sent la responsible part tea.
-0 -iMtlkS& II
Waists for 95c
Chicago stock, in white India linens and
and hemstitched, also high
where there Is only one
5c Embroideries at Ik Yard
Remnants of embroidery edging and
Insertion, very good quality, yard, lHo
I5c Embroideries at 6ic Yard
rfemnants of wlds embrolderlea,
swlss, nainsook, and cambrto, hand
some patterna, 16c quality, yard 6yc.
Remnants of Laces
Hundreds of styles of trimming
laces, valsnciennea, torchon, chantilly,
oriental, etc., on ante aa follows:
6c laces and Insertions, l'o yard.
10c laces and Insertion, 6o yard.
20c laces and Insertions, lOo yard.
to $2.50, for
gained by getting that long spout can free
with the Bee 4 frallon) slse of our 8URK
DEATH TO BUQDOM la nothing to sneese
at; It ia a pint oil ciin which would cost
you 10c at your hardware store, We buy
ihem in large quantities like other things
in our line and give you the benefit and
they are Just the thing to anlhllate bed
bugs and cockroaches, if filled with
"SCHAEFERB 81' HE DEATH." which
comes In 16c, 2Cc, 60c and 11.00 slses. Can
6c extra with 16c and 26c sixes. No charge
for delivery In the city.
1.00 Tarlslan Hair Tonlo (guaranteed)
1.00 Peruna (1 to a customer)
J1.00 Wine Cardul (1 to a customer) ....
$1.00 Butler's Female Regulator (guar
$1.00 I'ncle Sam's Tobacco Curs (guar
anteed) il.00 West Brain and Nerve Treatment
I.') Hexlne Pills
60c Cramer's Kidney Cure lauarantaadi uw-
$2.00 Pennyroyal rills $1.00
WE NEVER CLOSE.
Tel. 74T. a. W. ls, iota aaa Calcaae.
Wa will give you free a glais of Ice
cream aoda If our aoda for 60,1s not better
than any 10c glass tn Omaha. Wa Bell all
klnda of drlnkt, 5c Buttermilk, Egg Phos
phate, Prince Henry Mash, o Buck Come
Back, Be High Tip, 6e Ice Cream, hulk, all
flavors, 36c a quart plnta, 20c. When dry
coma In. This la at
Shrader's Drug Store,
24th and Seward hts.
All Drinks Only Be.
SVHITK DOV CUftCBevtrllstosairor ra
Ins tor itrons drink, ttao appatlia for which caoDat
eilM artar utlns this remrdr. Mn la any liquid
with or wlthont Knowledics or patlsnti laateiaM; SI f
fcbirmaa 4 MuCooBSll. drugslus. lata ud Ikxlga
and HARNESS or
At POPULAR PRICE8
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