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TITT? OMATTA DAILT KEE: MONPAY, JA!NTTATtY ft, 1003.
KUI1NS RESIGNS PASTORATE
Pastor of Qraca Lutheran Chnreb is to
Leave Omaha Soon.
BECOMES SECRETARY LUTHERAN LEAGUE
After Fifteen Turi (ontlmom er
Ire lie I,eavea Charge Here Free
f Debt to Take t'p More
After a pastorate which had been con
tinuous for fiftem year. Rev. Luther M.
Kuhna of Grace Lutheran church announced
with deep regret to his congregation Sun
day morning his Intention of leaving
Omaha to accept a new and Important work
which had been thrust upon him. Rev.
Kuhns was recently elected general secre
tary of the Lutheran League of America,
which be was partially Instrumental In
founding und with which he has been closely
Identified as a member of the executive
committee, and felt It his duty to accept.
In resigning his pastorate Mr. Kuhns
tated that he expected to leave for New
York by January 30 to assume the duties
of his new position and that his quarters
would be In that city. His field will be
from ocean to ocean. He will have the
honor of delivering addresses at large con
tentions which will be held In New York,
Philadelphia and Boston during the. next
His letter of resignation was given to
the council of the church and will be acted
upon at the annual meeting next Sunday.
Much regret was expressed by the mem
bers of the congregation In the loss of the
beloved pastor, whose work haa been un
ceasing and with excellent success, aa
through hla efforts the present edifice, free
from all debt or obligations, haa grown
from a mere mission.
.Aa a fitting discourse the pastor preached
upon the subject, "The New Year's Mes
aage," In which he admonished hla congre
gation and members of the church to live
la the future and not the past; not to be
come Christian fossils, but active workers;
so that their Uvea shall not have been
answer It. We must work aa Christ worked
and show by our Uvea In a measure aa He
showed that there la no other way to be
OWKH TO TAKK l.OSO VIKWS.
Iter. Ilerrlnsc Says I.labt Streams I'poa
Rev. Hubert C. Herring, at the First
Congregational church yesterday morning.
ook for his text Hebr,ew xll, 2: "Who for
the Joys set before them endured tbv cross,
despising the shame."
'J?eus found a sustaining power In Hla
vision of events to come." be said. "He
took long views of life. We need to catch
Hla spirit. On this first Babbath of the
new year let us consider bow wa, too, may
take "long views.' We have the power to
do it. It Is quite true that we cannot
read the future. It Is a sealed book. And
yet. In another view of the ase, we are
able to say what life wilt be, given certain
conditions. And these conditions rest
with us. .
"There are two sources from which light
streams upon the shadowed future. One
Is human experience. It would be strange
after all these ages if humanity had gotten
no clue to the course of human ltfe. If it
haa learned nothing else It haa at least
learned the law of the harvest. Fruit Is
seen to follow seed and to follow like In
kind. Evil begets evil and evil begets sor
row. This one fact la full of prophesy for
your life and mine.
The other source la the revelation of
Ood in Chrlat. There the will of Ood, the
plana of Ood and the hope Ood haa for us
are written In light. He who believes In
the revelation knowa what his career will
be If he puta himself In the line of Ood'a
thought for him;
So to him who drifts blindly on we say.
You need not. You have the power to
take long vlewa of life.' To him who
declares himself an agnostic we say, 'It la
of your own choosing. You have needful
light to take long views.' "
HEW RESOIATIOXS HIS 91BJECT.
Dr. Mann "aye They Indicate Con
arlonaness of Imperfection.
Having In the earlier part of the serv
ice read Longfellow'a poem. "The Two
Rivera," Rev. Newton M. Mann preached
upon the subject of new resolutions, choos
ing hie text from the Revelation of St.
John: "And another book was opened,
which Is the book of life. I am the alpha
and omega the beginning and the ending,
aalth the Lord, which is and which was
and which Is to come."
To put the book of Revelation before
his hearers In the true light Dr. Mann re
called the conditions which Inspired It,
staling that that portion of the east out
of which the book came was convulsed
at the time by a concurrence of most dis
tressing events earthquakes, volcanic
eruptions and destruction of cities by the
Romana, which the people of that day In
their state of enlightenment could only ex
plain on the theory that the end of all
thlnga earthly was at hand. Tbey, In
their belief that the world was then some
4,000 yeara old, considered It to be very
old, and In their expectation of a quickly
coming Chrlat looked upon the events of
those times aa unmistakably foretelling the
end of the world.
. In thla enlightened' age of 1,800 years
later men's Ideas of the span of the be
ginning and end of the world had been ex
tended and It had been accepted that the
day of Judgment would not be deferred
until the end of time. He presented the
thought that if each day in Itself la not a
day of. Judgment there must be In the cycle
of each one'a life certain periods which
fulfill that purpose. A year, ho said, la
the period occupied by the earth complet
ing the circle of Ita orbit around the sun,
and a year must be an Important epoch In
the life of any person, aa It la not given to
many of ua to make the Journey more than
Dr. Mann counseled his hearers not to
look lightly upon the resolution of the
new' year even though they are all too
often broken and disregarded for at least
they Indicate a consciousness of Imperfec
tion and a disposition to strive for some
thing better. He commended resolutions
to form new habits and overcome old ones
that had been recognized aa undesirable
and to more completely perform one'a
duty. He suggested a resolution to attend
church with the aame regularity and punc
tuality aa business, and expressed regret
that such exhortations should usually oc
cur at tlmea when those whom It la par
' tlcularly desired to reach are abaent.
ADDRESS ON ELECTRICITY
Edward Rosewater Speaks at Meeting of
the Philosophical Society.
LITTLE UNDERSTOOD FORCE OF NATURE
With All tho Marveloas Progress In
Electrical Science the Conatltnent
Elements of Electricity
MAKES PI.HA FOR TEMPERANCE.
Rev. Ecclea Wants to Eradicate the
At Immanuel Baptist church Rer. Rob
ert Kerr Ecclea preached, taking aa hla
theme the new year and hla text Oeneaia
xxiv., 21. He said In part:
"The messenger of Abraham came to the
home of Rachel and was welcome aa the
blessed of the Lord. So should we greet
the new year, aa each of the '365 daya
which will come with It have been given
by the Lord, and will carry with them Hla
especial blessing to all true believers. The
messenger came to carry back with him
tbe greatest gift of the household, the
fair and lovely daughter, and so should we
each day be prepared to return to the Lord
some gift, some sacrifice. Let ua give to
the Lord our best. There la much that
we can do. Take the newspapers of the
city today and we find whole pages devoted
to the work of hell and damnation In the
advertisements of applications of persons
who operate houses jwhere the downfall
of men are accomplished. Are we not go
ing to strike a blew at this evil?
'Let us do radical work work wltj the
Individual and aee these things drop off,
believe In tho taxation Of this evil; taxa
tion until they are driven out of business.
Is there not aome one under the power of
depraved appetite to whom you can ap
peal? Oo to him aa a brother, not as a re
former. A reformer looka with cold eye
upon the victim of evil, while the brother
looka with an eye of love and sympathy,
He goea down to the poor drunkard and
elevatca him. You can eradicate this
plague, but not by lawa. You must get
down aide by side with the victim. Let
ua be up and doing In this matter."
ALL READY FOR CATTLEMEN
Kansas City Has Made Great Prepara,
tlons for Their Enter
ABOUT RELIGIOIS SELFISHNESS
Dr. Loner Says "Don't Re Thlnklaa; of
Dr. M. DeWltt Long preached at the
Knox Presbyterian church yesterday morn
ing, from the text, "And he that reapeth
recelveth wages." Dr. Long pointed out
that tbe wages were the only thing that
Incited many Christiana to effort. "There
la perhaps no selfishness," said he, "In
All the world like religious selfishness. The
Christian la heard to aay, 'What a glorious
thing la thla aavlng of the aoul; how mag
alfloent It will be to have a mansion in
the sky; I want thoae thlnga for myself.
To. have thoae thlnga la what I will live
for. Thoae are the objecta for which I
will aim.' The man who Uvea hla life to
be prepared to die la not prepared to live.
Don't be thinking constantly about eternal
"Why Is a man made? Why la a man
ijvtDg! What la hla purpose? Or, to better
reach the answer, take the highest type of
man. Ask why was Christ here? That
He might secure a aeat In the eternal man
sions? That He might live a life above
reproach? You aay no! Those things are
all desirable enough, but they are not the
object of life. Living a life of aimple
service, and of glad service to the world.
That la lite.
"The majority of people are mistaken aa
to what life la as to what religion Is.
People outside of the church are asking
loe, 'Can the Christian religion with all
ita high pretensions do for man what they
eel have done? They have a right to
ask that of any and of every Christian.
They are asking now from tne lowest to
the highest, business men. professional
men and laborers, concerning our religion,
'la this the one that la to come or do we
look for another?' And we have got to
FOR DESSERT. SUNDAY,
JANUARY 11th, 1903,
try JELL-O, prepared according to the fol
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five tablespoonfuls uf sugar; add tine cup
sweep cream beaten to a stiff froth, then
one package of It-in on JhII-O dlnsolved In
. one and a half cups bulling water. Pour
In molds or cups, and when cold, garnish
with candled cherrlrs and serve with thin
, A Dice dessert for any meal. at any time,
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At grocers, 10 cent a.
GET A PACKAGE TODAY.
KANSAS CITY, Jan. 4. The local com
mltteea having In charge the entertain
ment of the National Livestock conven
tlon, which meets here on the 13th, have
announced that everything la' In readiness
for the big meeting.
The leading hotela have already booked
reservations for something over 1,000 dele
gates and visitors, but accommodatlona are
ample, so there will be no difficulty In se
curing rooms. Information bureaua will be
established at the Midland and Coatea
house, from where visitors can be directed
to hotels, boarding houses or any place
they desire to visit.
The business of the convention, which
will be held in the Century, theate.-, will
he of vital Importance to those engaged in
the Industry. Speaking of this meeting to
day, the secretary said:
"The officers of the association hope that
the delegates are coming here aolely to at
tend to business during the dsy and will
forego all amuaement until evening. We
will earnestly request them to attend every
session of the contention, being In their
seata promptly at 9:30 a. m. and remaining
until evening adjournment."
Tho entertalnmenta provided for by the
various committees surpass anything of the
kind ever given the association. They will
all be held in Convention hall. Thla will
be handsomely decorated and all features
of tho program hae been arranged for the
pedal entertainment of the vlsltora.
At the grand ball on Wednesday night It
is expected that the grand march will be
led by Governor A. B. Cummins of Iowa;
Governor A. M. Dockery, Missouri; Gov
ernor Richard Yates, Illinois; ex-Oovernor
E. P. Savage, Nebraska; Governor J. W.
Bailey and ex-Governor W. E. 8tanley,
Kansas, and Hon. C. H. Groavenor, con
gressman from Ohio.
In addition to the social functions and
bualness of the association there will be
aeveral aales of pure-bred atock during the
week. Several of these are from the finest
herds In the country.
On Saturday following the adjournment
of the National association the annual
meeting of the National Wool Growers' as
sociation will be held in the Century the
ater. Senator Francis E. Warren, presi
dent of the organization; S. N. D. North,
secretary of tbe National Association of
Wool Manufacturera; Dr. D. E. Salmon,
chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry,
and other prominent apeakera will be
The 'Frisco system has ordered from the
Pullman company the finest cars In the
service for the excursion to New Orleans,
which will start from here on tbe 7th. The
train will run aa a special and will be a
solid vestibule of sleepers and dining car,
and will be tbe handsomest that ever left
thla city. The citixens of Memphis and
New Orleans are making great preparations
to entertain the excursionists. At tbe Ut
ter place the Progressive union. Livestock
exchange, packing companlea and other
commercial organixatlona have united In
thla matter and Intend making the cele
bration cover aeveral daya. It is expected
thers will be about 400 in the party, and It
la possible two trains will be requ'red.
I.lttlo Girls Are Annoyed.
For the lust few weeka residents In the
vicinity of Pacific avenue have reported
to the police that a stranver haa persist
ently annoyed the little slrls of that neigh
borhood. The officers have been on tha
watch for the par-son ar.d 8uday after
noun II. M. Oarver. who gave his resldrncs
as 431 (Irani street, was arrvnteri by !
tective Mitchell and Otln-rr Wooldrldsat be
cause of the similarity of his appearance
and that of the person reported. He was
locked up at police headquarters on the
chaige of txUug a auatauloua cWraoier.
An unusually large number of the mem
bers of the Philosophical society were
present at tbe regular meeting yesterday
afternoon at 2:30 in parlor B of the Paxton
hotel. The speaker of the afternoon was
Edward Rosewater, who delivered an ad-
dresa on the aubject of "Electricity aa a
Vital Force." He aald:
'About three years ago I called upon
Thomaa Edison at hla laboratory In South
Orange and found him at work In experi
menting upon a new storage battery which
he haa since perfected. Iij the courae of
our conversation I asked the great elec
trician, 'What Is electricity?' To this
question the wliard of Menlo park re
sponded: 'Ytu know aa much about It aa 1
do.' That Is not literally true. I am sure
Edison has forgotten more about elec
tricity than ever I can possibly hope to
learn, but for all that hla answer wsa sug
gestive and significant. What Edison
doubtless intended to say waa that with all
our marvelous progress In electrical acl
ence we have not been able to determine
the constituent elements of electricity.
All we know about electricity Is that
It is one of the correlative forma of en
ergy. In fact, scientific tests have demon
strated that heat, light, electricity and
magnetism are Interconvertible. Light Is
convertible into heat, heat Into electricity
and electricity into magnetism, and either
of these forms of energy can again be con
verted Into each other. All of these forms
of force In reality are eymptoma of motion
In matter. That brings us to several fun
"Flret That all matter la Indestructible
and all change of form In matter la pro
duced through energy.
"Second That energy Is as Indestructi
ble aa matter and energy permeates all
matter under all conditions. That energy
cannot be separate from matter la a truth
that la being demonstrated every hour of
the day. Take, for example, the form of
energy known as heat and you will find
that no known substance la without aome
heat at any stage. Liquid air, reduced
by thermometrical measurement to 400 de
grees below xero, still retains an Infini
tesimal quantity of heat and consequently
of energy. Matter, whether In a gaseous,
liquid or solid state, being permeated with
energy In some form and energy never be
ing at rest, It follows as a sequence that
all matter la in constant motion.
Only a. Symptom of Motion.
"Another fundamental truth that under
llea electricity aa a vital force la that en
ergy is only an expression or symptom of
motion, and all energy and matter being
Inseparable, It follows that all matter la
In constant motion and change la the uni
versal law. The basalt rocka that under
lie giant mountains have boen presumed to
be absolutely stable, but experimenta and
experience have demonstrated that they
are in constant motion. Every atom of
their granite masses Is changing placea
with other atoms, and that change, Im
perceptible to us during the courae of myr
iads of yeara, la one of the aourcea of phys
ical evolution of thla globe.
"The most potential form of energy, aa
manifested through visible motion In com
bination with crganio matter, constitutes
what la called life and Ita abstraction from
tbe living tody la called death. But there
is no death; there la constant and eternal
"Astronomical science teachea ua that the
earth la a planet; tbe aolar system and
myriads of systems In the constellations
of the heavena rotate In Infinite apace
through the eternal procession of the cen
turies. New worlds ar being born and old
worlds are dying, or rather changing.
From the collisions of meteoric matter and
from the impact of larger cold and dead
world masses, derelicts In the ocean of
space, nebulae are forming and In the
process of evolution become suns or planets
"No part of the cosmos is stable, but
the law of conservation of energy and In
destructibility of matter proves the per
sistence of the universal substance. Men,
planeta, suns and stars live their time an
paas to other, forms, but the universe Is
an Indestructible substance and - perpetual
motion contlnuea without decline. The sue
cession Is complete. New suns and worlds
take the place of the old and any day -la
aa much a day of creation aa any other.
An Electrical Reservoir.
"The earth la a reservoir of electric and
magnetlo energy, generated by Ita diurnal
revolution around its axis, while gravita
tion represents the force that propela the
earth within Ita planetary orbit around the
aun. In Ita dally rotation on ita axla
within an atmospheric envelope the earth
ia simply a colloaal dynamo 8,000 miles
In diameter. In which the polea sustain
the relation of a magnetic cylinder. The
atmosphere that surrounds the earth la sat
urated with gases and vapors. The terrific
speed of tho terrestrial dynamo, rotating
within thla atmosphere, generates the elec
tricity concentrated In the terrestrial globe,
and the friction of the earth with the
vapors, or clouds, that surround It gen
erates the lightning and atmospheric elec
tric phenomenon, which repeat themaelvea
from day to day ar.d year to year.
"These views relative to the earth's
function aa the reservoir of terreatrlal elec
tricity have aa yet not been concurred In
by a majority of aclentlstr. They are, how
ever, conclusions that have Impressed them
selves upon me after many yeara of ex
perlence In tbe domain of telegraphy. Forty
years ago telegraphera and electrical scien
tists generally held the belief that the earth
waa the conductor, or medium, for conduct
ing the return circuit from the end of the
battery attached to a telegraph Una to tbe
battery attached at Ita terminus.
"In other words, the ground-wire con
nected with the electric generating battery
at Omaha would carry the current of dec
trlclty Into the earth, and that current
passing through the earth would reach tha
battery at Chicago by way of the ground
wire In tho Chicago office, making a com
plete circuit between Omaha and Chicago.
Rejecting a Theory.
"Thla theory I rejected within a few
montha after I had become a practical tel
egrapher. I could not make myself believe
that the current generated from our bat
tery and passing down tbe ground-wire
Into the earth wss endowed with an intel
ligence and precision of Impulse that would
lesd It straight on to Chicago, St. Louis or
Denver and find Ita way under streets to
the particular building where the telegraph
office waa located, and then climb up
through the ground-wire Into the battery
in the frurtb atory without coming In con
flict with any other current that wss trav
ellng In the same direction.
"As a matter of fact, ground-wires of
commercial offices In all large cities con
nect anywhare from five to 100 wires, and
all thse currents psss down the one wire
Into the earth and then are presumed to
subdivide and strike out Into tha various
airections, enner norta, soutn. east or
west, through the earth and land at tha
eaact spot where eonaecllon Is made
through underground wire with tbe respec
"Thla theory, ao repugnant to common
sense, I rejected and formed the conclusion
that the earth was aimply a great reservoir
of electricity Into which the various cur
rents generated by chemical batterlea were
passing and out of which an equivalent wai
returned at tbe other end, balancing the
general quantity of electric energy within
the reaervolr. In other words, when the
qusntlty of electric energy forced Its wsy
by a ground-wire Into the earth an equiv
alent forced Its way up out of the earth at
the point where the circuit was completed.
"Having become convinced that the earth
waa a reservoir of electricity, my next de
duction waa that a constant supply of en
ergy muat be generated from some source,
and that aource, in my Judgment, Is to be
found In the propulsion of the esith around
Its own axla, which, aa we know, must gen
erate a vatt amount of electrlo energy, and
that energy being part of the earth, la ab
aorbed by the earth.
Aa a Motive Power.
"The general public haa not kept track
of the wonderful progress that haa been
made In the application of electricity as a
motive power. The most stupendous power
plant waa Installed last year by the Man
hattan Elevated Railway company In New
York. At the time of Ita completion it
waa the largest power plant In the world
and had the largest engines ever built. It
has sixty-four boilers of 600-horse power
each. There are eight enginea of 8,000
rated horse power each and 12,600-horso
power maximum. This makes the plant
100,000-horse power. The high pressure
cylinders are forty-four inches In dlamet?r,
and the low pressure eighty-eight Inches.
The foundation plate for the alternator is
cast In a solid piece, ten feet three Inches
by forty-three feet, while the alternator
cast steel hub weighs twenty-five tons In
one piece. The alternator complete weighs
445H tons. The application of electricity
as a motive power for the New Tork Ele
vated railway baa materially Improved the
rapid transit, as compared with steam
"The application of electricity to the
operation of great railroad systems has
also made rapid strides during the last
twelve montha. It has grown beyond the
suburban railroad? and Is no longer a
"On New Year's day Edison gave out,
among other statements: 'We are only In
the Infancy of electricity. Ita possibilities
no man can dream no more than a man
fifty yeara ago could have foretold what
we have today. Little dlacoveriea like the
Roentgen and the Becquerel raya will lead
to great things. What, cannot be told Just
Experiments Of Scotchman.
Aa far back as 1844 James Bowman
Lindsay, a Scotchman, projected wireless
telegraphy and made aome experiments
over moderate dlstancea, but hla experi
menta were cut ahort by hla death. The
biographer of Lindsay haa delivered a lea
ture on theae early experimenta on wire
lesa telegraphy and haa exhibited hla ap
paratua and diagrams. The Scotch Inventor
transmitted signala from Portsmouth across
At the conclusion of the address Mr.
Rosewater answered a number of ques
tions put by members of the society.
Y. M. C. A. WORK FOR THE YEAR
Twelve Million Dollars Raised and
Expended In Ita Work
NEW YORK, Jan. 4. Twelve million dol
lara represents In round figures tho amount
shown on the records of the American
Young Men's ' Christian associations, as ex
pended and available in 1902 for its work,
for the payment of bonded debta, for en
dowment and tor the erection of new build
inga. Thla aum includes In Instances the
culminating work of two and three years.
The membership list, with lapsed names
eliminated, haa overtopped 300,000, and the
number of associations exceeds 1,600.
There haa been steady progress In num.
bers, in efficiency and In service, but espe
daily notable and significant is the com
prehensive study of association problems
and the apprehension of the needs of young
men and the adaptation of the association
to meet them. A movement for the 4,000,000
men engaged In manufacturing pursuits,
which will reach skilled mechanics, turn
bermen, miners, cotton mill operatives,
etc., bas taken shape and will be devel
oped under the International commlttee'a
guidance. Street railway associations, sua
talned by the traction companies at Brook
lyn and Rochester, Inaugurated that new
movement. The railroad association mem
bershlp exceeds 60,000; student department,
40,000; boys' department, 50,000, and the
army and navy, colored and Indian asso
ciations show tncreasea. Nearly 30,000
young men are In the evening schools
Working boya between 12 and 18 are drawn
In large numbers Into the evening classes
and given education aa well aa evening
recreation. The 200 summer camps en
listed fully 6,000 boys. The first permanent
building for the Naval association, costing
$450,000, baa .been opened and Is already
crowded to Ita utmost limits. This has
been followed by associations at Norfolk
and Newport. , With the aanctlon of con
gress, two new buildings are being erected
for soldiers at army posts. Quarters are
set apart at seventy-one army posts for
soldiers' associations, with the approval of
commanding officers, and work Is done on
many battleships. The way haa been found
to organize and help young men In Isolated
country placea by county associations. The
missionary spirit characterlzea tha move
ment. Glfta for foreign work have Increased
from $55,000 to $80,000. and twelve of the
best secretaries have been sent out to for
eign landa during the year, and association
work has been extended to Mexico. Growth
haa been most notable In the associations
of the south, of the northwest and among
railroad men. There are now 450 buildings
owned, costing over 124,000.000; 1,700 paid
officer on the list; the International com
mittee has secured Ita first $1,000,000 of
endowment, and the atate committees have
made good progress In the same direction.
There baa never been so deep an Interest
and so large en attendance In Bible classes
and religious services as In the last year;
78,000 men a Sunday for nine months are
in evangelistic meetings, snd 43,000 men
attend the- Bible classes. Tbe number of
associations throughout the world la 7.:'07,
with 620,721 members, owning snd occupy
ing 737 buildings, valued at over $32,0O0,Ov0.
Kew Kqnlpmeut for Grand Ialanal.
8T. JOSEPH, Mo., Jan. 4 (Special Tele,
gram.) It la given out that tbe St. Jo
seph A Grand Island road has placed or
ders for a large amount of new equipment.
Among other things the road Is to have
)00 new freight cars and seven new en
gines, all to be delivered at the earliest
A Beantlful Calendar.
The Milwaukee Railway bas published an
artistic calendar tor 1903. Six aheets, 10x15
inches, of beautiful reproductions in colors
of pastel drawlcge by Pry Sen. Price, 2."
cents. On sale at City Ticket Office, J'jOt
lim ii ill So i ii .3
When a cold goes down into the
chest, a man or woman or child
ought to stop work right then
and there. Go home, soak the!
feet in hot water and get into'
bed. Rub the chest and throat'
thoroughly with Omega Oil.;
Soak a piece of flannel with the
Oil and lay it on the chest over
night. See to it
that the bowels
are kept open.
Stay in the house
several days, if
the trouble is
gone. The use of
about a much
than any other remedy.
It is to be applied as
above every morning
and night until the
cold disappears. Never
allow a druggist to sell
you something else when you
ask for Omega Oil. Your
health is at stake, and your
money should command just
what you want to buy.
We have used Omega Oil frequently for
sore throats and chests. Heing singers, we
appreciate its value. We simply wish to
inform you of this fact. Wc are with Harry
Williams' Own Company, and have recom
mended your Oil to nil the different mem
bers, and they think it wonderful.
141 East 58th St., New York City.
Omega Oil Is good for everything a liniment ought to be good for.
CHARLES CH1LDS SUCCUMBS
Omaha's Oldest Pionear Dies at Home,
Eighteenth and Leavenworth.
WILL BE BURIED IN MASSACHUSETTS
Deceased Came to Nebraska Nearly
Half Century Ago and Estab
lished First Saw and
Charlea" Chllds, the oldest aettler In
Omaha and one of the oldest In Nebraska,
died at hia home. Eighteenth and Leaven
worth atreets, at 3 o'clock yesterday after
noon in his eighty-eighth year. His death
came directly from a complication of
troubles In which pneumonia predominated,
but hia fatal Illness began with Bufferings
from a broken ankle, sustained November
14, when Mr. Chllds slipped and fell.
The aged patient appeared to be recov
ering, at any rate hla partial victory over
tha accident and ita subsequent effects waa
apparent, until a few days prior to bis
death, a relapse waa observed and human
effort failed then to atay the Inevitable
The remains will be taken to Springfield,
Mass., the birthplace of deceased, for burial.
Mr. Chllds came to Nebraska In 1856,
from hla native place, settling at Bellevue,
1 W ..t.V.llnh..1 i a Ar.t mmmr mnA
grist mill In the state. He haa been Iden
tilled with Omaha aince Ita earliest daya ;
and waa actively engaged In business here
until 1876. when he retired. At varloua '
tlmea be waa possessed of large meana, but
hla fortune waa seriously depleted during
the recent period known aa "boom daya."
or at least during that period of depression 1
which resulted from "the boom." . Had de
ceased survived until March he would have
boen 88 yeara of age. He leaves a wife and
PERSON ALL, T CONDUCTED.
Florida Eirsrilon Tla "Dixie Flyer"
On Tuesday. January 6th, an eicursion
will be run from Nebraska to Florida with
through aleeplng cars from Omaha and Lin
coin, via Burlington Route to St. Louis and
the "Dixie Flyer" Routa from there to Jack
sonville. Thia excursion will be a personally eon
ducted one and will be in .charge of Mr.
George V. Bonnell, C. T. A., B. tc M. R. R.,
Lincoln, Neb., who ia thoroughly familiar
with the points of interest enroute and In
the state of Florida.
Aa you pass through Cairo, Martin,
Nashville, Chittanooga, Atlanta and Macon,
and make a 12-hour stopover at Chatta
nooga, where an experienced gulile will
conduct the party through Chattanooga
Park, pay a visit to Lookout Mountain and
other pointa of Interest, tbe trip will be
an interesting and Instructive one.
An early application for sit eping car
space ia auggested. Ask for copy of illus
trated booklet outlining tha trip at 1403
Karnam St., or write V. H. BRILL, Dlat.
Pats. Agt., Illinois Central Railroad,
WtIIOIMS I!. BEFITOIPtg'A
Irifivi: In the Senate Chamber of "(PvlA
VJO'I the I'n'ted States on Feb- V Vri"
f, j ruary 7th, 1840, aaldt V 'jjd'
I &,'. ; "An American road to tho Orient, "Tha Over- LklT
1 ftfi&l land Route'" ceitral and natural for ourselves F H I
f 'v2rrf '' and our posterity, now and hereafter for thous- I V&Y j
I ands of years to come." f .,
V'S&nA "The Overland Route" . ;v
vllaA (union pacific) I yg) i
V '-A K"" Tkrvmrk Traint Dmilr to Utah. California fX)
and OrtroH. Th ait train arriving at licinc f - -y
V-'. Caait rvm Omaha tixtien kauri aktaa" A 1
V k CITV TICKET OFFICE,
1324 Farnam St, M'J f
' l . ' "jijv 'Fhona 816. ' '
j r i ' a
If A GOLD OFFICE?
VV&rm Rooms $10.00 Up
THE BEE BUILDING.
Rental price Includes Heat, L!ght, Water and
R. C. PETERS & Co., Grounc" Floor
Rental Agents. Bee Bldg.
Stop That Ache
in the Bones,
Back and Head.
HOWELL'S ANTI-GRIP CAPSULES
25c a Box Howell Drug Co., 16th and Ca pltol Avenue.
Bartenders 264 will meet at Myrtle An
nex hall. 15th and Douglas Eta., Jan. (. 1&0S.
I o'clock p. m. sharp. Take elevator on
16th fit. JOHN C. TIERNKY.
Recording Secretary of Local Hi.
Anaoanrements of tb Theaters.
Next Tuesday week "The ' Prince of
Pilsen" will open at Boyd'a for an engage
ment of three performances. The announce
ment that Henry W. Savage Is the sponsor
of the new opera is a sufficient guarantee
that It Is of a high class, for Mr. Savage
has n -ver presented any attraction to the
play-going public that has been a (allure.
It was uudor his dlrectiuu that "Tbe Sultan
of Sulu." "King Dodo" and the Castle
Square Grand Opera company achieved such
distinct success. As lu the cane of tha
other operas directed by ' Mr. Savage, no
expense has been spared in securing tbe
best talent for the iat. and tbe scenic
embellishments are gorgi-nus.
Publish your legal notices la The Weekly
Bee. Telcpbon. 22a.
CHAXGK OF TIME.
Mllwauk.ee Railway Ineres.. K amber
of Trains and Chaoses Tlma.
Beginning today, Sunday, January 4, the
Milwaukee railway Increases its train serv
ice between Omaha and Chicago to three
first-class dally tralna each way. East
bound thete trains leave the Union depot,
Omaha, aa followa:
No. J. Overland Limited, 8:05 p. m.
No. . Eastern Express, 6:45 p. m.
No. 4, Atlantic Express, 7:4i a. m.
These trains are all finely equipped with
palace sleeping csrs. dining cars and free
reclining chair care. "Tbls is the road
that haa the electric lights."
City olBce. 1504 Farnam street.
May Uelay (tasrtcrsiBiler'i Keport.
It la understood at army headquarters
thut tin re Is nnr.e o.uertl"ii as to lliu lm
rr.diHie cGiistruciInn of the new quarttt
master uepol at tha Omuha corral. 1 h
examination of th ppm.mm1 !! Mliows
tout : p:irt of tl..; Lull.ii iK at least will
have to stand up.m Knuml which ti:ut heen
fllk-d In and the urclil- t In l" iloulit as to
the ability t this round to support a thre
stTy buililliiK sjeh aa U nieinplutd by
tlm tilaiiB submitted l' the department at
Washington. I'ntU thla question Is net
tlrd It Is probable that no work will be
J. ue and th tlr-.ie of tb. si ttlnnent is un-kJioan.
If Your'o a Druggist
beat these prices If you csn. If you ar
not a drtiKKtxt, but need some DRL'O
STORK AKTK.'LKS (and most everybody
done now and Mien) take advantage of
these prices. Our motto la Jimt thlF
Ht HAEKKIlS BK1.L IT FOB. LESS.
l inol, nut 1, but 7K
1 1. 1. !.. not bat ttae
! It I'ertina, not II, but gic
' 11 I'ierce'a Remedies for " (tin
ill Hers Malt Whiskey " sjo
I Pretty good percentage of saving. Isn't It?
j !5c genuine not Imitation Caatorla... 2to
. 11 Temptation Tonic new stock iSc
11 ParlMlan Hair Tnnlc guaranteed.. ":'kj
II (lernian Klmme) Kittensguaranteed 75o
ill anadlan Malt Whiskey pure 7a
I Allcock's Plasters ta
j 2.'c laxative Hromo-Qulnlne Ijo
t.liAr,r.it n nr.ui, il run X.EH3
Two Phones T4T and A 3328.
H. W. ( or. 14ii hi and Chleao Its.
fa flVA fk if NE3VI SBANB) sotrtnyenra
If, 1 Wa i a Nirvuu.urM. u re.uiuuf alu
wh lf V I f.l'li,, ...I.1joJ. dim. kMr.
1TI mam m w MurneU m, a mid me Intruding
1m&: .M.,tiiniiia ik. u.tfe;
, aUtoruu.il at aiiCouutU Drug Co.. Omaha.
VIII&.1 .k 4I: ftlld I"?
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