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'Bet. 0. 0. Cissell Bays Humanity ii Better
Today Than Erer Before.
Tim U ComlBK When Christianity
Will Bind All Mem Together In
Moral Brotherhood, At gar
th rreaeber.
The tlvme of Rev. C. C. Cisseirs ser
mon at Haniwom Park Episcopal
church yesterday morning -was "Is . the
world better today than In former day?"
His text was from fcccleslastes vll:10 "Say
not thou, what was the cause that the for
mr days were better than these? For
thou dost not enquire wisely concerning
Rev. Mr. Cisse'.l did not agree with an
eminent essayist who In a recent magazine
article deplored the decadence of civiliza
tion, and declared the world was retro
grading. "If this be true," said Rev. Mr.
Clasell, "the Allwtae has become weary and
turned Himself back on Ills pathway. But
It Is not true. No reasonable man will
agree with any such pessimistic doctrines.
The fact Is that these days stand head
and shoulders above any other age of the
world's history. The telephones and te'e-
graph and constant new discoveries for the
material benefit of man are the material
blessings of the age, and then, too, there
is the greatest progress In holler things,
moral and spiritual. Those are days when
men struggle for more emancipation, and
from abuse to let them Into that broader
- -life given of Gcd. The idea of human
liberty Is better today than In former times.
No liberty was known to lndivlduul men
until the coming of Christ,
"Woman has been emancipated from the
slavery of former years. Jesus Christ
unread the benign truth that every Individ
ual was worthy of God and God's salva
tion. We live in the time that has seen
the Inst vestige of the slave.
"Temperance, . instead of sentiment, has
now become an economic necessity. Under
the laws of the land the scientific aspect of
temperance Is taught in every school, and
the coming generation will handle this
.question on a still higher plane. God's Son
will never lay down the scepter of Ills
Kingdom until the scepter of the world
be His Kingdom.
"Last year more bibles were printed than
in the nineteen centuries before. So the
world is not growing worse. These leaves
are the healing leaves, preaching God's
coming time when the world shall be
His. Christ was a healer and Christianity
bound men together in moral brotherhood,
and the world Is moving onto that consum
mation with swift steps. God will never
forsake the world, for It is growing bettor.
We are approaching that day when we
shall see it with the rising and going
down of the sun and in the glory of the
Theme of Preacher ut the First Con
greKatlonnl Church.
Rev. F. W. Leavltt of Seward occupied
tho pulpit of the First Congregational
church yesterday morning and preuchej
on the value of the rare Jewel of righteous
ness In the poor setting of the human
body,' taking for his text II Corinthians,
lv:7. He sail In part:
' "The rare Jewel Is rarely estimated. It
does not inspire the slightest desire for
possession to the Ignorant and unfortu
nately to many that are not ignorant in
the world's estimation. To the Christian
there are more elements, of satisfaction in
the possession of religion than In anything
else In the world. The cross of Christ ap
pears ridiculous to the Greek, but to the
Christian it is the lever uplifting humanity
by His sacrifice.
"Rarity is the determiner of values for
earthly Jewels. The universal spread of
the gospel makes it cheap to somo. There
are many things of priceless worth, through
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St. Paul
and return. Tickets on sale
from Omaha daily until Sept
ember 30, 1904.
Rate to Duluth, Superior,
Ashland and Bayfield and re
turn 16.50.
Two fast through trains each
way daily.
Che Best of Everything
Low round-trip rates to all sum
mer tourist points.
Summer vacation booklets tad
naps on application.
I4O1.U0J PiriMua Stryt,
' VWHI T ana a24.Ank
association to one, that would be abso
lutely valueless to others. There are value
known only to the possessor. There are
so many In the world who have received
so much good from Bible reading that the
nonreader should look within its covers
before he dares to place an estimate on its
"There Is no selfish gratification In
church work. Every day In the year vast
fortunes are being poured bj" possessors of
this Jewel for the good of humanity the
help of the needy. The possessor of Chris
tianity gives It as freely to others as he
himself has received.
'The earthen vessel the human body
will be ground to powder, but the Jewel
for which It was fashioned will live for
ever. It may be possible to transform the
human body so that the light of the Jewel
will shine through It, and we hope to ap
proach that condition, but the heart's mir
ror is clouded and the reflection Is not
complete. It Is Impossible for one outside
the pale of religion to view God's grace
In the Christian heart, but to do this one
muft stand in the light of Christ. The
knowledge of God Is the most glorious
truth ever given to man. The human
body is dignified and transformed by the
heavenly guest."
Rev. Mr. Leavitt will occupy Dr. Her
ring's pulpit for three weeks, the pastor
being in the east on vacation.
Her. Mr. Stevenson Says It Is Not
Based on Possessions.
Rev. R. M. Stevenson, at the First Pres
byterian church, chose for his text at the
morning service, Luke xll:15, "And He said
unto them. Take heed and beware of cov
etousness; for a man's life consists not
In the abundance ot the things which he
posse sseth."
"Is God opposed to men having brond
acres and full granariesT" said Rev. Dr.
Stevenson. "The man of whom' Jesus
speaK makes no recognition of God, no
thought of God or fellow man, purely sel
fishness. Bradstrect would have Invoiced
his belongings, had such an agency existed
at that time, and would have given you
his worth in worldly goods, but not so
with Jesus. In His opinion this man was
worth nothing, for he put nothing into
"The period of depression and hard times
Is not so far behind us but that we can
remember it was not what a hank had or
what a man possessed that determined his
worth. We have a principle laid down
here In this text which Is of very wide
application. It applies to everything a
man may He may have an educa
tion which makes him a veritable en
cyclopedia, but this does not Increase his
worth. It Is the knowledge which he
spreads that determines his true value
to the world.
"jflot all have knowledge that can be
given, but each has something which la
of value. Let no one here today say that
because he has no money he can do no
good In the world.. No greater mistake
can be made. Though the millionaire uses
his money to the best of his ability, the
governess in his home may be a much
greater blessing to the world by training
up his children to make them good men
and women. It Is possible for all who
live to accomplish something of good in
the name of the Master."
Dr. Stevenson closed with a strong ap
peal for financial assistance for Bellevue
college, which was met with a liberal re
vh-rs anI Wherefores or in
"Shoots" Which Make Batsmen
Saw tho Air.
The curve of the base ball Is now no
longer open to deubt, but the questloa
with the scientific) Inquirer Is, Why does
It curve? And this question the Scientific
American answers. The pitcher in the
field tells us that the ball curves, because,
he gives It a twist, but scientifically this
will not do. Why will the twist make the
eurve? If a ball were thrown in a cer
tain dlrecUon, and If the force of gravi
tation were not at work, the ball would
continue on In a straight line forjver.
Some forco of resistance is, then, at work
when a ball is made to deviate from its
straight course. If a feather Is dropped
In a vacuum In an exhausted receiver of
an air pump It will drop like a shot but
If It IB aroppea qui in mo air 11 win
go down irregularly and slowly, shifting
from side to side.
It is the atmosphere which causes a
ball to curve. Bearing in mind that the
atmosphere Is a comprehensible, elastlo gas.
we find that when the ball leaves the
hand of the pitcher with a rapid rotary
motion it "impinges upon a .continuous
elastic cushion," and this moderate resist
ance, or friction, changes its course in
the direction which is given to the rotary
motion. Tako an outshoot of a right-
handed pitcher, for instance He im
presses upon the ball a tapid centrifugal
rotary motion to the left, and the ball
goes to the left, because the atmosphere
compressible-and elastic, Is packed into an
elastlo cushion Just ahead of the ball by
the swift forward and rotary motion, and
the friction, which is very great right In
front of the ball, steer it in the direction
which It Is turning.
The denBer'the atmosphere the raster
It Is to curve the ball. At sea level, or,
say, in Philadelphia, the atmospheric pres
sure Is about fifteen pounds to the square
inch, and the ball curves easily; In Denver
the atmospheric pressure is only about
twelve and a half pounds to the square inch
and therefore it is hard to make curves,
though the puxsled scientist finds that the
batting average in Denver are about the
same as in other parts of the country.
Perhaps the pitchers are more skillful or
the batters unskilled.
The whole matter may be summed up.
says the writer, in language which shall
not be "forbiddingly" scientific in the fol
lowing words:
"The upahoot, downshoot and right and
left outshoot and Inshoot of the base ball,
thrown by pitcher to plate of base ball
field, represent, through their various in
curves at tho platen resultants correspond
ing with th compound forces of the pro
jection of the ball. Its .rotation In varying
positions or its axis of revolution, and
the resistance due to the density of the
atmosphere; the last Hector being known
as vis inertia, the force of Inertness, which
Involves resistance to motion, and which
is therefor truly regarded as a specie of
It Is all very simple and yet if one were
to bsk a pitcher on the Athletic team
why the balls curve he would say, Be
cause i maas mem, ana thus we nee the
disadvantages of a lack of scientific?
cation. Phlldaelphia Ledger.
Opening of Indian Reservation,
On August t to 11, Inclusive, the Chicago
Great Western railway will sell tickets to
Devil's lake and Oberon, N. D., at one
fare plus 60 cents for the round trip. Good
to return until September lfi. For further
information apply to 8. D. Park hurst, Qen
ernl Agent, ltil3 Furnam street, Omaha.
fuel Sanaa Great Sanitarian.
The great all year round health nl
pleasure resort. Hot Springs, Ark., Is owned
and endorst-d by the Unlled States govern
ment. Splendid hotel facilities. Amusements
of I1 kind. Four dully trains from Hr
I.oula via Iron Mountain route. Unexcelled
equipment. For free deacrlptlv literature
address H. C. Townaend, G. p, and T. A
Hi. Louis -
Extract Cash from runes of Two Young
Women at Service.
Victims of the Chnrch Bobbery Visit
Jail and Identify Him as the
Man Who Sat Behind
According to the statements and identifi
cation of Miss Gard of 1612 Chicago street
and Miss Bondeson of 243 Burt street,
George Pete, now in the city Jail, is the
man who invaded the sanctity of St.
Paul's Kplscopal church. Thirty-second and
California streets, yesterday morning and
during service extracted $14 from the pock
etbooks of the young women, leaving car
fare to bear the worshipers to their
When the service was over and the
women missed their money they immedl'
ately went to the police station, reported
the loss and gave a description of a man
who sat behind them during the service.
The police recognized the description as
being that of George Pete, released from
the Jail a few days before. His room was
located and a detective placed there. About
noon he returned, resplendent in a new
suit of clothes and a clean shave. The
clothes worn by the man In church and
described by the women were found on his
Women Identify Saspept.
Pete was arrested by Detective Drummy
and taken to Jail on the charge of being
a suspicious character. In a few hours
the women called at the station and Identi
fied the man. The currency found on Pete
tallied with the description given by the
two women. At the station Pete was ar
rayed In the garments found on his bed
and made to kneel in a praying attitude
so that the identification might be com'
plete. Two companions accompanying
Misses Gard and Bondeson to the station
said Pete answered the description of the
man they saw at the church in the morn
ing, and several even declared they had
seen him in the church on other recent
occasions. Among Pete's effects was found
a string of rosary beads.
Old Negro Could Do Justice to Corn
and Oats, but Couldn't
Eat Hay.
An ancient colored man who used to
work for Dr. G. Frank Lydston called
upon his former employer a short time
ago, complaining of being "powerful
weak." The doctor asked him something
about what he generally ate and discovered
that the venerable darky had not been
sufficiently nourished with good food and
suspecting f it ' t was because he was not
financially abii to have better, the doctor
gave him some money and told him that
he should eat more animal food.
Gratefully the old negro departed, prom
ising to return In a week and report his
The end of the specified time brought
"Unc " Cato back to the doctor's office,
looking almost pale In the ashlness of his
chocolate complexion.
"Well, how do you feel now. Uncle Cato?"
the doctor asked.
Uncle Cato, huskily and , with evident
embarrassment, for he much disliked to
reflect upon the professional ability of
Dr. Lydston, for whom he had great re
spect, replied:
"Hit sorter 'pears lak, Marse I,i.etun,
dat dar animal food whut you- dun tole me
to tak a In' reachln' lak it orter."
"What have you been eating?" the doctor
"Well, suh, de fao' Is I tuk de oawn en
oats right smart chance every day, but
w'en hit come to de hay, Marse Llsstun,
tickle me In de face, en Ah doan see how
tickle mt in de face, en Ah doan see how
dem animals kin eat hit. Ah doan b'lleve,
Marse Llsstun, dat All's done Jestice by
dat hay."
When the doctor had recovered sufll
clently to hold his face straight the old
ebon philosopher said:
' "Ya-as, suh, hit was ticklish, dat is er
fao'." I
Uncle Cato had been set on the light
track. His diet has been changed from
"animal food" to good every day "grub,"
and the old man Is looking less ashy, to say
the least. Chicago Tribune.
This Act Brings Chars; of Asaanlt
with Intent to Kill
Against Man.
On complaint of J. Ravlts of 1023 Farnam
street, D. Connors of Joliet, III., has been
arrested on the charge of assault with
Intent to kill. It is alleged that Connors
was drunk when he went to the Ravlts
store yesterday morning and without provo
cation started to abuse Ravlts by calling
him vile names and threatening him. It
is said Ravlts started to put, the Intruder
out when Connors went at him with a
pocket knife. The blade penetrated a short
distance near the seventh rib. The injury
is said to be not of a serious nature.
Republicans Will Meet mt Washington
Hall Tonight to Complete It
At Washington hall this evening the
formation of the Douglas County Roosevelt
and Fairbanks club will b made complete.
All officers of republican clubs are entitled
to vot In this meeting, and all are urged
to be present at the meeting.
A misapprehension seems to exist In re-
gaud to who is eligible to vote In the
meeting. The elective officers of all clubs,
the president, vice president, secretary and
treasurer are eligible and it is essential
that all be present.
When in St. "Loots
see the Grand Trunk exhibit In trie For
estry, Fish and Game Building and get
from attendant illustrated literature de
scribing the finest summer resort regions
on the American continent, all of which
are most conveniently reached by the new
Grand TrrunkIllluols Central through car
line from St. Louis to- Montreal. t
If desired, publications and Information
as to train service will be sent by mall by
the Advertising Department, Grand Trunk
Kallwuy System, 135 Adams St., Chicago,
Geo. W. Vaux, A. G. P. & T. A.
Hotneaeekera' Hates to North Dakota.
Every Tuesday until October IS the Chi
cago Great Western Railway will seii round
trip tickets to points in th above named
state at a great reduction from th usual
fare. For further information apply to
Gao. F. Thomas, general agent, 1MJ Far
nam street, Omaha, Neb.
Special lumiiiri Toarlat Rata to De
troit, Mich.
The Chicago Great Western railway will
sell round trip tickets at one fare plus
12.03. Tickets on sal dally. Good return
ing until Gt-tolier 11. Fur further informa
tion apply to 8. D. Parkhurt,-Ueneral
Agent, UU Farnaat Bt.t Omaha, Net
Agitation among local Insurance men for
the erection of an office building, to be
used solely for Insurance purposes Is grow
Ing. At least three local companies havo
signified their willingness to take a floor
each In such a building. It Is the desire
to have a building erected which will be
at least six stories In height. Overtures
were made by some of the companies to
Judge Neville when it was learned that lie
Intended erectinrj a building at Jthe corner
of Sixteenth and Harney streets, but ho
declined to entertain a proposition to fur
nish a home for the insurance men. While
there IS no definite movo on foot at preS'
ent to take the matter up it is believed
that in the near future the fire and life
associations will decldo to appoint com
mittees to see If a building cannot be se
cured. President Roblson of the Bankers'
Restrve Life hail the plan under considera
tion of making an exclusive Insurance
building of the Taclfic Express company
building when he offered to buy it from
the present owners. Some of the best
posted Insurance men, especially In the
Are line. say that there would be no ckin-
culty In filling a six-story office building
with Insurance offices without delay, and
there Is no question but that such a build
ing wouia oe a paying proposition, as
there is no better class of tenants than
Insurance men make. Somo of the large
fire companies and agencies use a large
amount of space and while there are pos
sibly but three or four that would be able
to occupy an entire floor, there are several
which would require a half floor in a good
slsed building, and there are at least half
a hundred smaller offices In the city.
a large number of Insurance men will
leave the city during tho next two weeks
for their summer vacations. Some of them
have already gone and a few have re
turned. Those who Intend leaving have
various destinations in view. They will
go in ail directions, but the' aim of the
majority Is to locate a cool spot and rest
content for a time away from the care
ot business.
A. G. Beeson, rate Inspector for the
state of Nebraska, is building a fine resi
dence at Fortieth and Farnam streets.
which he Intends to occupy as soon as it
is completed.
Auditor Pmylle of the Casualty Company
or America was in the city during the
week and while here extended the Juris
diction of his agency with T. II. Fell &
Co. to take In Council Bluffs as well as all
oi Nebraska.
F. E. Ballard has recently entered into
partnership with C D. Hutchinson in his
business of fire Insurance, real estate and
rentals, which will be carried on here
after under the firm name of Hutchinson,
Ballard & Co. Both of the members of
the firm have on acquaintance of nearly
twenty years in this city. Their many
friends and long business experience would
seem to Indicate that the new concern will
enjoy success.
An error was made In this column last
week In the statement that the Mutual Re
serve Life had made a net gain in insur
ance written over last year of $429,000. This
would seem to indicate that the gain was
in the total business written, whereas It
was the gain made In the business written
by the Omaha agency of Van B. Lady In
the state of Nebraska for the first six
months of this year over the correspond
ing six months- lost year. The total In
crease of the company during the same
period was about 15,000,000.
The Spectator In its last. issue says:
"Many fire Insurance agents who have in
cautiously had dealings with some of the
wlldoat operators, who are now in the
toils, will rue the day when they per
mitted themselves to be enticed by a fat
commission to stray from the path of rec
titude. The raids on tho offices of various
wildcat operators resultod In' the finding
of masses of correspondence which are
likely to result In the conviction of local
agents In a number of states of having
dealt wUh unlicensed aad worthless con
cerns. Btrlct compliance with the law is
the only safe course."
Some time ago Insurance Commissioner
Pierce called attention to reports which
were constantly coming to his office regard
ing the large business which was being
transacted in this state with this class
of companies by unsuspecting victims.
While Mr. Pierce indicated -that the largo
bulk of the business was secured through
correspondence, he Intimated that no small
portion of it was secured through agents.
It seems more than probablo that some
letters dated and signed In Nebraska may
be located In the mass spoken of.
Note from the Offices.
The annual meeting of the Fire Under
writers of the Northwest will be held in
Chicago September 28 and 29.
Howard Grenell of Chicago, special agent
of the Atlas of London, will In future cover
Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri.
Merrill & Branlff of Oklahoma City,
Ok la., have been appointed general agents
for Oklahoma for the Farmers' and Mer
chants' of Lincoln, Neb.
Henry J. Houge, superintendent of the
agents of the Srottjsh Union and National,
is making a. western trip. It Is probable
that he will vlult Omaha soma time in the
Hear future.
Thirty-seven accident insurance com
panies were represented by about fifty dele
gates at ine annual convention ot the In
ternational Association of Accident Under.
writers, held recently at Portland, Me. Ond
of the principal topics' discussed was the
present state of health insurance.
The supreme court of Minnesota haa
handed down a decision which fixes the
liability of companies In cases of suicide.
The policy on which the decision was ren
dered contained no specific clause relating
to suicide and the decision stutes: "Where
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Insurer is liable in the event of suicide by
the Insured."
At the convention of the Industrial agents
of the Prudential In New York President
Drydpn announced that the company had
Il.OoU.uuO.OuO of Insurance In force, Kighteen
hundred agents of the company were pres
ent at the meeting. They were prize win
ners who wror? enough insurance to entitle
them to the annual home otllce trip.
Bad of Week bieartioa . to CIat
"Lake, la.
Via Chicago Great Western railway. For
train Friday night and all train Satur
day of each week round trip ticket will b
sold at on far to Clear Lake, la. Ticket
good returning on any train until th fol
lowing Monday, For further information
apply to a II. Farkbursc, general agent,
U12 Farnam street, Omaha. Neb.
flO.TO. from Omaha to St. Puol or
Minneapolis aad Hetura
Via Chicago Great Western Hallway.
Ticket on sal Auguet S to 1L Inclusive;
good returning until August 2J. For fur
ther Information spply to S. I). Parkhurat,
General Agent, 1C12 Farnam street, Omaha,
Special Excursion to Clear Lake, )a.
Saturday, August Sth,
Via Chicago. Great Western Railway.
Only $3.00 for the round trip. For fur
ther information apply to S. D. Parahurjt,
Oeneral Agent, 1612 Farnam street, Onuilia,
Neb. .
fZO.OO to Chicago.
Th Chicago Graat Weatern railway U1
ell special round trip tickets to Chicago
at 120.00. Tickets good for return until Oo
tober H. For further Information apply
to B. D. Parkhurat. general agent, Uil
Faruam. strsat, Ouiaka, Nab,
Bohemian Benevolent Societies Obsorre
Their Semi-Oentennial AnniTersarj.
Children from the Bohemian Schools J
of Omaha and Sooth Omaha Add
Pleasing Somber to
the Program.
The Omaha and South Omaha members
of the Bohemian Fraternal Benevolent as
sociation celebrated the fiftieth anniversary
of the foundation of the association at the
Bohemian Turners" hall on Bouth Thir
teenth street yesterday afternoon. The
parent society was organised fifty years
ago in St. Louis, and the Omaha and
South Omaha branches have been organ
ised about twenty years, and each has a
large membership. The exercises at th
hall were preceded by a long parade. In
which uniformed Woodmen participated
with the men and women of the socletle.
The program of exercises consisted of
various musical and literary features.
President Koutsky of the Omaha branch,
delivered the address of welcome. F.
Dlenstbler of South Omaha presided.
Children of the Omaha and South Omnha
Bohemian free schools participated in the
program with a number of well rendered
songs and recitations In the Bohemian
language. Associated with the. Jubilee were
a number of the various Bohemian so
cieties. The hall was beautifully decorated
with bunting and flowers and there was a
large attendance not alono from the cities
of Omaha and South Omaha but from
Council Bluffs and other cities.
Congratulate Bohemian.
The principal speakers of the afternoon
were.K. Rosewatcr of Omaha, and Joseph
Mekota, a prominent attorney of Cedar
Rapids, la. Mr. Rosewater spoke of the
pleasure he had In being associated with
the Bohemians by birth, and their general
excellence a citizens. "In the fifty years
past," he said, "Bohemia had contributed
to America a class of citizens distinguished
for their probity, Industry and Intelligence,
and none are more law abiding or valuable
citizens than they." Mr. Rosewater's ad
dress was In the Bohemian language and
was heartily applauded.
The address of Mr. Mekota was also In
the Bohemian tongue and bore particularly
upon the excellence of the work of the as
sociation whose Jubilee they were cele
brating. "It had a tendency," he said,
"to make better citizens of Its members
and has accomplished infinite good, and
could accomplish greater good for the
future. The society has kept free from
religious and political contention and
worked only for the fraternal purposes for
which it was organized." .Ills address was
greeted with applause.
Pretty Girls Take Part.
A number of pretty girls, members of the
Girls' Omaha and South Omaha Bohemian
Turners' societies, gave exercises In-calis
thenics and drills with remarkab'.e skill
and grace, and the program closed for the
afternoon with a one-act play by the mem
bers of the societies.
Thanks were extended to all who con
tributed to tho afternoon's exercises. The
committee on arrangements comprised the
following: Charles Shabata, Anton Semik,
Vaclav Kubat, Karel Koutsky and Jan
Benak of Omaha, and Bedrlch Dlenstbler,
Fr. Sedlacek, Anton KTbstal, Josef Dlask
and Alois Stybr of South Omaha.
xne juoiiee ciosea last evening with a
dance at the hall, which was largely at
tended. Koutsky's Bohemian band furnish
ed the music for both occasions.
A. B. Hubermann. Diamonos, direct Imp.
Special Summer Tourist Rates to Ken
tucky, Tennessee, North Carolina
and Virginia.
Th Chicago Great Western Railway will
sell special round trip tickets at very low
rates to Crab Orchard, Ivy.; Mlddlebor-
ough.. Ky. ; Tate Springs, Conn.t Olive
Springs, Tenn.; Ashevllle, N. C; Hot
Springe, N. C; Roanoke, Va. ; Glads
Springs, Va.; Radford, Va.; and other
points. Ticket on sale dally, good to re
turn until October 3L ' For further Infor
mation pply to S. D. PAKKHURST, Gen
eral Agent, 1512 Farnam street, Omaha,
Grand Excursion, Picnic and Ball
at Bennington Park,
Tia The Northwestern Line,
under auspices of the
Colored Waiters' Social Club,
Special train from Union depot
7:30 a. m. Thursday, August 1.
Muslo all day.
Tickets only 75 cents.
Half Fare to OkohoJI.
On every Friday and Saturday tickets
from Omaha and Council Bluffs will be sold
to Lake Okobojl and return at half fare by
Everybody says Okobojl Is more beautiful
this year than ever. The bathing is de
lightful, th fishing great, the Saturday
night dancing parties are swell. Better
go up for two or three days. Tickets 1521
Farnam St., Omaha; 620 Broadway, Council
Bluffs. I
Special Bummer Tourist Rate to
Point In Illinois. Wisconsin
aad Michigan.
Th Chicago Great Wesern Rallwav tritt
sell special round trip tickets at vry
low rates to points in Illinois, Wisconsin
and Michigan. Tickets limited to October
8L For further Information apply to fl.
Parkhurst, General Agent, 1612 Farnam
kt., Omaha, Neb.
IS K. wedding rings. Sdholun, Jeweler.
Funeral of Jacob Wilkes.
The funeral of the late Jacob Wilkes
was held from his home, four miles east
ot nenningion, yeaieraay aiteryion. Mr.
Wilkes was a member of the -flennlngton
ramp, Modern Woudmeti of America, who
had the funeral In charge. The pallbearers
were from ttie foresters or irvlngton utmp.
Modern Woodmen of America, Interment
was at Mt. Hope cemetery.
Soft and spongy fums are mad healthy
by th mildly alkaline and astringent prop
erties of SOZODONT. It la th most
-fragrant deodorizer and antiseptio dentlfrics
known to the world.
the complement of SOZODONT Liquid, hat
abrasive properties, vet is absolutely free
from grit and acid, ft will not tarnish gold
fillings or scratch tho enamel.
$1.00 PER DAY
Hot I NpolKin Paoap.rt, two klcK-ki north Main
Entruc ot Uruunda, it th ti kno utigd t-at l'1;
to Hup. f ool ruutus; lurlUnl rvii, luctrifl It; tit
Yd ay lend id UI1. From Caiun tUtlua tk tbnuh
Oil! Bt. eara or eituut irau.a. ah umiuo.ii
I 0u guffta. (total OuAiauUn-4 A rat uiaa u4
rota air tftaUatvclury.
Kauleoa tttttrt. Mutely $t Lvlft
Mm Pods
25c Boys'
Wash Pants,
at 5c
the reliable: store.
I) if
$10 2-Piece and
If you have any needs In this line, now
ii,. the time to supply It chovlots,, ens
slmercs, tweeds, serges, flannels, home
spunsboth plain and mixed colors, In
A general clean up In our boys' department,, Norfolk, double-breasted f Ef
ana uiree piece styles, from a to ltt years
Blue Serge Coats
Unllned, solid .comfort, for summer wear-
worm ana w.&o f )C
choice, J2.50 and JaVO
fr r
Tho Burllnirton Is tho only line with
its own train service between Omaha
nntl OMengo and St. Louis, and In view
of the many rates to the east applying
otif way via ft. Louis and the other via
("MeaKo, It can arrange the most desir
able variable tours of the east.
St Louis Htid return tickets good In chair cars (seats j flft
free)-oii sale Tuesdays and Thursdays vUtnlU
St. Louis and return, $13 00
Chicago nnfl return direct or via St Louis, In on 09 A A A
or both directions daily VaiUiUU
Boston and return on sale August 09 A ETA
11 to 13 MvliiUU
Louisville, Ky., and return on sale August 091 TC
12 to 15 Oils 19
Buffalo and Niagara Falls and return 097 I IT
dally OaafslO
Mackinac Island and return (via boat from Chicago), 09fS 911
dally QlUs&U
Bayrlew, Charlevoix, Harlwr Springs and Petoskey, Mich., 091 91a
and return (via boat from Chlcugo), dally , ..QaC'J's&U
Denver, Colorado Springs and Pueblo and return 017 RA
daily g f.UU
Hot Springs, S. D., and return Ol ft 1 A
daily glUiU
Ogden, Salt Lake City ond Grand Junction and 9ft Rfl
return-Klally 2oUsilU
Fortland, Tacoma, Seattle, Vancouver and Victoria OKA A A
and return on sale August 13 to 18 ($9UtUU
San Francisco and Los Angeles and return on Bale iOIC A A
August 15 to September 10 ' VnrUiUU
I can give you ell the latest Informa
tion about excursion rates and furnlsii,
free, Illustrated booklets about all ex- , .
' curnion resorts. See mo or write about '
your trip.
J. B. REYNOLDS, City Pass.
in i ii i ij mgitnMin
1 Xtll' a
Illinois Central R-R.
Round Trip Rentes From Omaha
French LlcU Springs, Ind., on sale July 22 to 25 120-75
Boston, Mass., on sale August 11 to 13 S30.50
Tickets to points below on sale dally until September UOth,
Return October 31st
Montreal. P. Q $33.00
Buffalo, N. Y t27.15
Put-In-Bay. Ohio 122.25
Chautauqua Lake Points. 27, 15
CMcaso .20.00
Chicago (via St Loula ouo
way t20.00
Charlevoix,, Mich 824.25
Detroit Mich 121.00
Quebec. P. Q ft38.85
Mackinac Island. Mlcb.f2H.25
Toronto 827.15
Sandusky, Ohio 123.00
Correspondingly low rates to many other points in Illinois,
Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Ontario and New York Stat.
Attractive tours of the Great Lakes via rail to Chicago or Du
luth and steamer.
Before planning your trip, call at City Ticket Office, No. 140J
Faruaiu St., or writ ; ,
W. II. BRILL, Dist. Pass. Act., Omaha, Nob.
Bee Want Ads
25c Boys'
Wash Pants,
at 5c.
Sweeping Price
in Men's
Summer Suits
$18 and $20 Suits,
at $10.00.
The swcllest line ever shown In Omnha,
at so low a rrlce, fluent fabrics. In ex
clusive patterns and weaves, EVERT
out most of thorn by tho well known firm
fection In At, Individuality, In design and
exclustvencsi In pattern, place these In
a class by themselves, equaled only by th
best grade of custom made clothing.
Come In and see them Monday, whether
you wish to buy or not, we want you
to see what we are offering Q qq
3-Piece Suits, 5-00
prodigal variety, latest stylos, neatest
patterns you can't brat them at the
prise any where
arid we believe them unequalled C ftCi
values at JJJ
worm your cnoice monuay.
Odd Coats, 95c
Single and double breasted, fancy and
mixed colors worth Osr'
2.F0 choice -,tJ
Agt.. 1502 Farnam St., Omaha.
' 1 ""T r
Cambridge Springs, Pa. $27.15
St. Paul-Minneapolis. . . . $12.50
Duluth-Superlor 810.50
Alexandria, Minn 815.25
Walker, Minn., (Leech
Bice Lake, Wis 815.00
Wlnnepeg, Man 835.00
Watervllle. Minn 810.50
Madison Lake, Minn. .. 810.50
Spirit Lake (Okobojl).... f9.95
Waterloo, Iowa 811.85
Cherokee, Iowa 80-85
Produce Resuts