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THE OMAIIA DAILY BEE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2!, 1003.
"Aa attrlbale ( trao
frleadafcla and aer
J Ban tfc fclahrst
. New fall and winter weights for men, women and children.
By selecting early you have the advantage of complete lines as
well as the season's best values.
Womtn'i medium weight cotton vnt,
high neck, ton sleeve, drawer and tights
to match, In ankle, length, fine quality,
6c per garment.
Women'a fleeced cotton vents, high neck,
long sleeves, drawers to match In ankle
length. This Is the Merode underwear,
and Is all hand- trimmed, special value at
too each. . '
' V.'M. C. A. Buildings
Ho sentiment received by the Board of
Governors, the advertised public marriage
will not be given In the den of Hons. A
number if applications were received for
The street Illuminations were turned on
OMAHA L,BAD3 OTHERS FOLLOW
Baflalo Inquire a to the Ak-Sar-Ben
And It came to pas that the east looked
unto the west.
Commissioner McVann of the Omaha
Commercial club is In receipt of a letter
trnrr. focretary F. Howard Mason of the
Buffalo, N. T., Chamber of Commerce, ask
ing for Information regarding the Ak-Sar-Ben,
saying that a movement Is on foot
In Buffalo to give a fall carnival or festival
next year. f
Secretary Mason asks for the name of
the local Organization, nature of the or
ganization, whether Incorporated or volun
teer, annual amount expended, sources of
Income, whether public subscriptions are
made, what proportion Is contributed by
hotels, merchants, banks, etc., and under
what kind of supervision the carnival is
held. Mr. Mason also asks for an expres
sion as to whether carnivals are consid
ered generally by merchants and citizens
as being beneficial to the city and a means
of attracting additional business.
Commissioner McVann answered Secre
tary Mason In part and referred the Buf
falo man to the Ak-Sar-Ben officials for
further:' information, which will be for
Part of Commissioner McVann' s reply
There can be no question as to the bene
fits derived -by the city from the Ak-Sar-Ben
carnival. It Is the feature of the year
in all this' great Sectkm of country and
draws people by the. thousand Into Omaha
from a radius of several hundred miles In
every direction. The commercial Interests
of Omaha- feel that .they cannot commend
too highly the efforts of the gentlemen who
are carrying on the orgnnlzatlon for what
they hav4 accomplished for the city and
MAYOR IIGI1 STAND RESOLUTION
Relents on. Opposition to Appropriat
ing Money (or Reviewing- Stnnd.
Mayor Moores relented In the matter of
the Ak-Sar-Ben reviewing stand at th
city hall. He signed the resolution au
thorizing a $126 stand and returned it to
the tsty clerk Thursday i morning without
comment. Building Inspector Withnell will
get busy at once building .the platform and.
it will be In shape for use In time for the
first parade. The mayor found out that
A mustache once down is not
necessarily down forever. lie
cause a fabric hue may not be
popular one season Is no par
ticular reason to think that it
won't be popular -next season.
Green was down last year. It
la 'way up In Fashion's favor
this year. But it is green that
Is brightened by varied-color
patterns plaids, stripes and
checks of black, blue, red and
gray. We have many delight
ful combinations of green In
worsted cheviots that we are
. making to measure for $35 a
Suits aud Overcoats, $20 to
Trousers and. Vests, $5 to $12.
Open evenings until 0 o'clock.
304-806 S. 16th St. Next Door to
Wabash Ticket Office. Phone 180.
Infants9 Cloaks and Bonnets
We take great pleasure In announcing the arrival of our fall
stock of Infanta' Cloak and lionneta, and gladly Invite your In
spection. We are allowing this aeason the largest and most com
plete assortment ever on display In our city each little garment
from the plainest to the most eluborately trimmed being master
piece of line workmanship and art.
' Cloaka from f 1.50 to 92.75.
Bedford Cord Coats, with plain circu
lar cape, neatly finished with fine
cord or braid edge; from f Kit
. $2 74 to I.OU
t Cloaks at 3.93 to C8.50.
rlne Wool Bedford and Cashmere
t'oats, with plain or fancy capes,
diiintlly embroidered or lace " QS
J trimmed; from $S So to O.iJ
Cloaks at 910.0O and 912.50.
gome exceptionally beautiful creations
' v in fine Wool Bedford or Corded Silk.
. beautiful shirred capes, trimmed
- with fine lac applique, at k fill
'. , 812-M and 1U.VU
) Short Coat, 94.75 to 912-50.
f Some beantlful effects In Bedfords,
W Wool Poplins. Crepes and 8ilk. in
- plain and fancy styles for either boys
or gins, siu.w. ., A -TK
1LLU8TUATEI CATALOGUE READY WttlTK l-OR IT.
Bee, Sept. . 1906.
Women's fine whits merino corset cov
ers, high neck, long" sleeves, light weight.
Just right for early fall wear, 60c each.
. Children's fleeced cotton union suits
high neck, long sleeves, ankle length, made
with drop seat, extra good quality, all
sizes, 60c per suit.
Men's fine natural wool shirts and
drawers, good weight, soft and nicely
finished, a special good value at 11.00 each.
Cor. 16th and Douglas.
the condition of the general fund wa not
a bad a tie thought. People were asking
why he was "knocking" . the Ak-Sar-Ben,
although hl honor bad no such thing in
mind, and there being no financial difficul
ties In the way, the resolution received his
BIG COLLEGESARE OPENING
Many Rtadents Are Enrolling- for
School Work la Bast
MADISON, Win., Kept. 28. The fifty-sixth
year of the t'nlverslty of Wisconsin began
today with an enrollment of nearly 8.600
and with registrations progressing. The
attendance I expected to approximate 4.000.
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 28 Thl
year' enrollment of the University of
Michigan is 4.300.
William J. Hussey, the noted astronomer
of Lick observatory, has accepted the chair
of astronomy In the University of Michigan
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 2S.-Yale uni
versity opened today In all departments
for the college year. The registration of
the entering classes Indicated a general in
crease in enrollment, though the number
of new student 1 not expected to be ex
ceptlonally large. The total attendance at
the university Is estimated at about 1,100
for the year.
PEORIA, 111., Sept. 28-Jubllee college,
one of the landmarks of early Illinois and
which was founded by the famous Bishop
Chase, the first Eplspopal bishop of Illinois,
was reponed today after half a century of
idleness, with seventy-five pupils in attend
ance, Raymond Riordan of Qulncy is head
master. Bishop Fawcett of Qulncy will
preside at a program for the formal opening
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. tS.-The 270th
academic year of Harvard college was be
gun today. Just what the numbers of the
various classes will be cannot be determined
for several days, but It is believed that the
entering class will be one of the largest In
the history of the college. Many Improve
ment have been made in the college build
ings during the summer, the most Im
portant being In Memorial hall, where a
large body of students eat their meal.
Mrs. Josephine C. 'Wilson.
Mrs. Josephine C. Wilson of Nebraska
City died Thursday noon, after only one
day's acute Illness. She had been In falling
health for over a year, however, the phy
sicians pronouncing her case Bright's dis
ease. Mrs. Wilson 1 survived by her hus
band, Colonel W. L. Wilson, well known as
president of the Nebraska City National
bank and a member of the Loyal Legion.
She also leaves two sons and a daughter, all'
grown and residing In Nebraska City, H. A.
Dowd, cashier In the United State revenue
office In Omaha, is a brother. Mrs. Wilson
was 63 years of age at the time of her
death and had lived In Nebraska City some
Fnneral of Michael Krarns.
TABOR, la., Sept. 28.-(8peclal). The
funeral of Michael Kearns was held from
the Latter Day Saints' church, three mile
northwest of Tabor yesterday. Elder
Chambers delivered the sermon. Deceased
was about 80 year of age and an old
ettler In thl vicinity. He lived with hi
daughter, Mr. Joshua Shelby at Waubonsle
lake at the time of his death which oc
curred Tuesday. Deceased was the father
of five children and leaves a son, daughter,
eleven grand-children and twelve great-
CHICAOO, Sept. 29. Frank Beard, a well
known illustrator, died at his home In this
city last night of cerebral hemmorhage.
He was widely known aa the originator of
"chalk talk," and for many year has been
connected with the Ram' Horn, a religious
publication. Beard was born In Cincinnati
63 year ago.
Medicine Man In Trouble.
O. A. Jones. 502 South Thirteenth street.
was arrested by Officers Byrnes and Mc
Donald. Jones sells medicines of various
kinds, hut as fate would have It some one
objected to his using the corner at Fifteenth
ana Donge. Jones moved, but he chanced
to return and found another man plying
his calling on the identical sixit. Hbmn
operations at once, It is said, by demanding
In no uncertain language why one man
should be moved and another not. The air
toon a bluish cast from excess of choice
adjectives, ror which he was arrested.
Short Coata, 91.75 to 93.50.
Infanta' first Short Coats, In t 7R
Bedford cord, $3.50 to It 43
lionneta at 50c to 91.25.
China Bilk Bonnets, neatly trimmed
and Interlined, suitable for fall and
InS'tr. 1?:. ..50c
Bonnets at 91.25 to 92.75.
Corded Silk Bonnets, plain and faney
trimmed, at J2.7J, $2.6. $196, 1 -
Crocheted lionneta, 5 Go to 92.75.
Crocheted Silk Bonnet, beautiful pat
iitiiib, uui iinea, at rj.ro.
IUS. $1.34, 75a and
' Angora Bonnet, in whit and
gray, at $1.70 to
Bear Skin Bonnet;
from $-'25 to
PERKINS MUST SHOW BOORS
Agent for Morgan and New York Life it
Tint Befuses to Prodnto Record.
BIG BONUSES ARE PAID TO AGENTS
Kerr York Life Spends 48,000 In On
Year Inducement to Seearo
lervlee of Eqaltable
NEW TORK, Sept. 23 Several sensa
tional Incidents developed at the session of
the executive committee on life Insurance
Investigation today. The first was when
Oeorge W. Perkins, vice-president of the
New York Life Insurance company and a
member of the firm of J. P. Morgan A Co.,
objected to producing the books of his firm
showing a certain transaction of that firm
with the New York IJfe. Mr. Perkins
offered to present a copy of the entry In
question from the books, but Mr. Hughe
demanded the book after several refusal
on the part of Mr. Perkins. The books will
be produced later.
In the course of hi testimony Mr. Per
kins asked concerning the difference in the
statement of "profit from securities" In
the Massachusetts report of the company
and of "net profits from securities" in the
New York report, said:
"When we get national supervision we
won't have these conflicts between the dif
Mr. Perkins testified to a number of tran
sactions In which he represented Morgan &
Co., aa seller and the New York Life In
surance com, any as purchaser.
Blar Awmnees to Agents.
Another sensation was sprung later in
the day when Vice President Thomas A.
Buckner of the New York Life Insurance
company detailed the advances made to
agents and which were carried In the report
to the state superintendent of Insurance
a "commuting renewal premiums." It was
brought out aa a matter of fact that these
advances were loans but were not carried
a such. Mr. Buckner testified that ad
vances were made to agents sometimes as
Inducement to leave other companies and
enter the employ of the New York Life.
A situation of conflict In Buffalo In 1901
betwen the Equitable and the New York
Life was brought out, and in order to get
agent of the Equitable away from that
company, liberal advances and liberal con
tracts were made by the New York Life.
Mr. Buckner testified that these advance
to agents in the Buffalo branch of the New
York Life in 1902 alone exceeded $48,000, -the
amount really earned by these agents.
Later Mr. Buckner acknowledged thl wa
most extravagant and said in 1903 the
amount waa cut down by half and by half
the remaining amount in 1904.
Hashes and Perkins Clash.
While Mr. Perkins was on the stand
during the afternoon there was somewhat
of a clash between the witness and Mr.
Hughes, the first of anything of this na
ture that has occurred since the commit
tee began its setslons. It waa when Mr.
Perkins was testifying to the moneys In
the "Nylie" fund, of which he 1 trus
tee. Mr. Perkins did not want It to ap
pear 'on the records that the agents paid
part of their salaries Into the fund under
contract, unless the words "and bonuses"
appeared. He said to Mr. Hughe that
he (Mr. Hughes) was trying to get away
from something and the counsel hotly re
torted that he was not and If Mr. Perkins
would answer his question much belter
progress would be made with the Investiga
tion, Transfer of Eqnltablo Stock.
Early x in the , day. Henry . . Winthrop
while on the stand presented a statement
Of the transfer of the Equitable at the
time of its change of management. Most
of the transfer Mr. Winthrop was able
to explain, but some he was not. At the
time of these transfer Mr. Winthrop wa
the holder of twenty-five shares. He
thought the actual owner wa James H.
Hyde, a he turned the checks for divl
denda over to Mr. Hyde.
Mr. Winthrop -was again called to the
stand just before adjournment, Mr.' Buck
ner having given way, to explain a trustee
account brought up earlier in the day,
Mr. Winthrop presented a typewritten
tatement of the account and said the
loan would bo paid off In a few day and
the collateral entered In the books of the
company. Before Mr. Buckner retired he
wa asked to produce a statement of the
expenses of the Paris office, with a record
of the real estate held there and the busi
ness that comes under that Jurisdiction.
Mr. Buckner had been questioned most of
the afternoon on the foreign business and
It cost to tha home office. The commit
tee will resume' It session tomorrow.
qolre Account Still Mysterious.
Henry Greaves, a clerk employed by the
Equitable Assurance society, continued his
testimony before the legislative Insurance
Investigating committee today. He gave
further details of the payment of checks to
the Oeorge H. Squire, trustee, account.
Concerning one entry of $40,000 deposited to
the account on July 13, 1901, and the Imme
dlate withdrawal of the sum by draft, Mr.
Greaves said he knew nothing. He did not
know where the money came from nor by
whom it was withdrawn. He could supply
no Information a to the profit of a one
half Interest In a Chicago A Alton syndi
cate credited to the George H. Squire, trus
Oher syndicate profits in 1902 and 1903
deposited with the American Deposit and
Loan company to the credit ot this account
witness wa unable to explain. On May
1, 1901, a new book for these entries was
opened and a balance of $62,770 wks cred
ited. The bank deposit book was. kept by
Thoma D. Jordan, at that time comptroller
of the Equitable. Check for deposit ' to
this account Ml. Greaves aald he deliv
ered to Mr. Jordan.
Hyde Ordered Payment,
Another entry In the George H. Squire,
trustee, account, -under date of May 1
1902. wa the first payment of $42,500 on a
navigation syndicate call by order of James
H. Hyde. Thl money was borrowed from
the Equitable Trust company by James H.
Hyde on May t on the participation cer
tificate. Witness knew nothing of this,
merely making th entries at the direction
of Mr. Squire. Another entry showed a
loan from the Equitable Trust company of
$t,0OA, being the second call on th navi
gation syndicate, and thl wa paid on the
order ot Mr. Hyde. On October 8, 1902, an
other loan of $75,000 waa mad from th
Equitable Trait to cover another call on
the navigation ayndlcate, and January It,
190S, a 10 pr cent call required another
loan of $26.0o0. On July 30. I9u3. a fifth call
demanded $3,000, which wa also loaned by
th Equitable Trust company. These call
were paid on th order of Jame H. Hyde.
Mr. Bqulr drew a check for $30,000 on
April 17. 1904. and another for $7,600 to re
duos the loan from the Equitable Trust
company on account of the Navigation yn
dlcate, but when th dividend cam In thy
were not credited to th George H. Squlr
trustee account. This ayndlcate account I
till running and la carried on th booka ot
th Equitable Ufa Assurance society,
'winthron I called.
Harry Rogers 'Winthrop. financial man
ager of th Equitable Life Assurance ao
clety, was recalled to th stand. He said
the Oeorge ' H. Squire (trustee) accoun
loan ia car1c4 aa a loan for Ui Equitable
Trust company In h nam' of L. M.
Bailey, 'trustee. Mr. Wintbop said tha
Equitable Trust aonaajr hold Uxe luquil
bis Life Asirurftnre oc1ty responsible for
the loan and that the account will be
taken up In the name of the Equitable
Life Assursnce society. The total sum bor
rowed on-account of the Navigation syndi
cate wss 8C6O.00O, and or. this I7T.500 has
been paid. Mr. Winthrop, In answer to a
question by Mr. Hughes, counsel to the
committee, said that In his opinion all the
money Involved In the transaction wa
money that really belonged to the Equit
able Life Assurance society.
Bfo Record of Hoist Profit.
Mr. Winthrop wse asked about a check
drawn to the order of the society on Au
gust . 1896, for 13,919. which was the
profits in the participation In the St. Louis
' San Francisco syndicate. He said a
careful search failed to disclose that It
haa been recorded In any of the boks of
the society. Expert accountants are still
searching. This was also true of a check
from the Mercantile -Trust conpany for
I21.06S on April SO. 1887. and another for
$72,795 on August 26, iS7.
Taking up the Union Paolflc teorganlta
tlon, Mr. Winthrop said it-ore were a lum
ber of syndicates all reU'lng to the reor
ganisation. From tha Irst on Mr. Win
throp said the Equitable society received
$253,476 In profit.
The next Union Pacific syndicate felted
the society I6S.96S on a parilclnatlan of
$375,000. In another Union Pacific syndicate
the Equitable participated to the amount
of $2,900,000, from which it secured piofit
of $912,825. From 'a fourth Union Pacific
syndicate on a participation of $.W,000,
though the society put u? no money, it re
ceived a profit of $43,475. Anotrer cne,
participation $600.ono, r.ett'd a profit of $26,
000. No money wa put up In this transaction.
HOTEL DE DONAHUE CROWDED
Police Making- a Ronndnp of All
People Likely to Bo Tronble.
some Daring CarafYal.
'Standing Room Only" was the lgn' hung
up at the police tation last night. Tester-
day was a record-breaking day at the police
station. By I o'clock this mornlna there
were 110 persons placed under arrest. Their
offenses were of every kind and degree.
There were fugitives from Justice, boys
with bloody noses received at the carnival
grounds, the fsklr with broad-brimmed hat
and the tipsy Individual; women with paint
and powder, women whose skin waa of
ebony hue, sang roistering song to con
sole themselves and pass the time. . An
ominous calm hung over the red light dis
trict from early In the evening. Not
negro face wa to be eeen. At 11 o'clock the
captain declared that there were two more
shines" to be located In town; the rest
were In Jail.
The police are determined to prevent as
many of the petty crimes as possible during
the festivities now In progress, and the
only way to do It Is to arrest every sus
plcious character as soon a seen. The
most dangerous to the visitors are the
women of the downtown districts. Scarcely
a night passes that there are not several
complaints of larceny from the person
there. The colored women rely on the fact
that It Is very difficult to Identify them,
and so become very bold. Last .night there
was not a single case reported, which
speaks well for the effort of the police de
partment. The crusade will be kept up
during the entire carnival and the officers
think they have the situation well in hand.
Reception to Pastor.
The Ladles' Aid society of Trinity Metho
dist Episcopal church gave a reception In
honor of Key. William Oorst, presiding elder
ot tne umana conference, and Key. J. rtan
dolph Smith the Incumbent pastor. The
reception took place In the parlors Of the
church at Twenty-flrstand Blnney. A large
number of the members were present, and
tire spirit of enjoyment was everywhere
manliest, a snoru fniormai program waa
rendered. A duet Tjy.Mlss Nina and Miss
Luclle Hill was Introductory to short ad
dresses by the guests of honor. Refresh
ment consisting of Ice cream and cake
with a fine rose to every plate were served.
The parlor were decorated with care by
the women under the leadership of their
presiaent, Mrs. j. i Houcnin.
Fireman Make an Arrest.
George A. Baldwin was arrested at his
home, 813 South Twenty-fourth street, by
Fireman Fred L. Bugbee of engine com-
pany No. 1. Bugbee brought the man to
the nonce station,' where he made the
charge that the man had been In the habit
of abusing his family and that he came
home last evening in a more than usually
Quarrelsome mood. His wife refused him
admission, whereupon he kicked In the
door and struck her. The punishment con
tinued until Baldwin's brother ran over to
the home of Buahee and asked him to ar
rest the man. The man was disposed to
question the authority of the fireman, but
soon thought better of It.
Hnddleson Will Delay Departure.
Riley Huddleson of Osceola, la., was de
tained as a suspicious character, last night
Ho was arrested bv Officer tilvls on com
plaint of Maggie Goodwin, who work at
the Midland hotel. Bhe says the man Is un
der such obligations to her as to make it
imperative that he remain here. Her ac
quaintance began in Preston, la., from
which place Huddleson compelled her to
folow him here. Yesterday Huddleson,
having grown tired of the companionship,
It is anegeo prepared to leave tne city.
Police Close Saloon.
The police closed the saloon of H. C.
Riinn. 1502 Webster street, last niaht. Ser-
ranl Cunlf. vlfllt A1 the nttLCA nhmit ft nVlrwlr
ana asserts that Rann had broken the city
ordinance In that he had allowed tour
women of notorious character to use the
wine room for entertaining their consorts.
The authorities desired that this closing be
aken as a warning by other saloon men Of
the olty who may have been lax.
Appendix Kept Host.
Tour appendix Is kept busy warding off
the dangers ot constipation. Help It with
Dr. King's New Lit Pill. 25c. For sals by
Sherman at McConnell Drug company.
GRECAST OF.. THE WEATHER
Fair Today and Tomorrow la No
braska Cooler ia Westers
WASHINGTON, Sept. 28.-Porecast of the
weather for Friday and Saturday.
For Nebraska and Kansas Fair Friday
and Saturday: cooler In western portion
Friday and In eastern Saturday.
For Iowa Fair Friday; Saturday, rain
and cooler. -
For 'South Dakota Scattered shower
and cooler Friday: Saturday, fair.
OFFICE OF U. 8. WEATHER BIT RE ATT.
OMAHA, .Sept. 28. Official record of tem
perature and puclpilfttion, compared with
th corresponding day of the last three
years: 1906. 1904. 1908. 1902.
Maximum temperature ... H il H n
Minimum temperature .... U i in f) 48
Mean temperature N II 11 I!
Precipitation 00 .11 .00 .00
Semperalure and precipitation departure
m the normal at Omaha since March L
iiu vuiiiNtriun wun mi tasi two yeara:
K,-M-l ...... . . -
..viiiim. irnturi liuia .,......,.,,...
Excess for tne day
Total excess since March 1... .
Normal precipitation , 09 Inch
rl)eficiency for the day 0 inch
oiai rainrau sine March 1 10 1 Inches
Deficiency since March l.. (.11 Inches
lienclency for cor. period 1904.... t 04 Inches
Excess for cor. period 1903 t.Wlnchea
Report frans Stations at T P. M.
Station and Stat Tern,
of Weather. T p. m.
nismarck, clear to
Cheyenne, clear 70
Chicaro, clear .,..... ..74
Davenport, clear r. ...... .71
Denver, clear 7J
Havre, cloudy so
Helena, cloudy 44
Huron, clear n
KnnaHS City, cloudy ...78
North Platte, clear 78
Omaha, clsar T9
Rapid City, clear ,..M
St. Louis, clear AO
Bt. Paul, clear 7
Pair Lake City, ralnina .,..M
Valentine, clear : 8
WIHUton. clear 74
A. WELH. Looal Forecaster,
WOODMEN ARE UNDECIDED
8oereirn Oennoil How Considering tha
Qaeition of Bemsval.
COMMITTEE INVESTIGATING QUESTION
Session Likely to Last Remainder of
Week and Matter of Urrat
Moment to Omaha May Re.
"If we must get out of the state," said
W. A. Fraser, "I am In favor of moving to
Council Bluffs, provided our committee is
satisfied with the laws of Iowa as they
apply to fraternal orders. Most f our
officers live here In Omaha and thy lave
accumulated a lot of property. V have
twenty-two employes who own their homes.
Some of them have been. In the MTvlce
twelve years. 1 think It would be only fair
to give the officers and clerks a rhance to
care for their Omaha Interests, md In
the light of this belief I nm favorably In
clined towards Council Bluff a the loca
tion for the headquarters. Still, I am
hopeful that we will not have ta -nove.
We must make preparations, though, and
we are doing It."
The session of the sovereign council
probably will last the lemn.nrier cf the
week. Other matters re to be aken up,
including a proposition to bond local c fl
eers. Friday night the Commercial club
will give a dinner in the club room to
the member of the council.
Whether the Woodmen of the World
headquarter remain In Omaha or arc trans
ferred to some other city, may or may not
be decided at a special meeting of the
sovereign executive council now being held
The council which bear the same re
lation to the order as a board of directors
does to a stock company, Is In session at
the command of the last sovereign camp.
The camp directed the council to Investi
gate the matter and If the authorities of
Nebraska still Insisted upon taxing the
$4,000,000 reserve fund, to move the national
headqusrters to another state.
The cltle of petrolt, Milwaukee, Cleve
land, Topeka and Kansas City have Issued
Invitation to the Woodmen of the World
for the location of the headquarters and
the small army of officers and clerks that
go with them. Some of these places offered
Inducement of various kinds. It Is said
that Cleveland submitted what is consid
ered the beat proposition.
Fonnteen Men In Council.
Tha executive council went Into session
Thursday morning. It I composed of four
teen men from all parts of the United
States and Is equipped with full power
to act In the matter. A report was on
the street at noon that the council had
deolded to move headquarter to Cleveland,
but thl was denied by prominent Wood
men. At the session Thursday morning a reso
lution was Introduced which recited tha
controversy In Nebraska over taxation of
the reserve fund and authorised the ap
pointment of a committee of five to Inquire
into the constitution and statutes of the
states holding the cltle which have made
Auditorium, Sunday Night, Oct. 1
Seats now on sale. Box Office
and 75c; box seats, f 1.00; general
Ks Sopt. 27
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OMIT HINQ DOIMQ ALL Tris. lima;.
'9mm Ommmm mmd
QUAND OOURT BAU, T MIGHT CXTrOBIR
REDUCED RATES OH ALL RAILROADS
II YOOSJ LOOAk AOCNT.
application for location of the headquarters.
Thl resolution was referred to a commit
ti of three for report.
The committee was nppolnted In the aft
ernoon. It consist of W. A. rn-r tt
Pallas. Tex.; J. E. Flttgerald of Kansas
City and C. E. Farmer of Mcnnt Carroll,
III. The committee will make t investiga
tions and report before the .vljiurnment
of the council.
Another important matter brought up
was the question ss to wh-lir It art' ls
able for the order to ro Into Mexico, rum
which ; country petltlns have coinc for
charters. This was retcrr-vl. lo a commit
Woodmen Circle Involved.
If the Woodmen decide to leave Omaha
It means'- t'.iat the Woodmen Circle, the
women's auxiliary, will leave also. The
latter has a reserve fund of $200,om and
not long ngo decided to build a headquar
ters building here to cost at least $Oiio.
Of ' course, th removal of head offices
would mean Incorporation In another state
and an entire loss to Omaha and Nebraska
of the revenue, depositories, head officers,
clerks, employes snd the money spent for
printing and other things necessary" to
carry on the business of the Institution.
Said Mr. Fltxgerald of Kansas City, who
Is a member of the council and on the
"The action of the council cannot be
told In advance. While the orders from
the sovereign camp were to remove head
offices from Omaha If the state authorities
Insisted upon taxing the reserve fund, yet
the fact that the case Is now before the
supreme court, and the supreme court Is
the final authority, which has not spoken,
may defer decisive action. All I can say
Is that the council Is disposed to be fair
and to act without prejudice."
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A. N ANDELBERG
1522 FAR NAM STREET.
The Leading; Jeweler.
open all day Sunday. Prices, COc
Oct. 7 MsM
A coactoua Disptav or
alls oo at cat aoajtcTS -patatNTiD
Brilliant Blue of
' Biwlldirlnr Busty.
mi. .m, m,,.
may noVinoan sucoss.
Many people never accom
plish siiet'ss lufHiise they
fail to nave, and failing to
save there- comes n time
, . i ' - , . . ...
wnen tiiey realize what tne
success was they failed to
attain. ()nr facilities meet
the needs of just such peo
ple. Deposits of am size mav
be made at any time, and
will draw 4 per cent com
Oldest and Strongest 'Sav
ings Bank in Nebraska.
City Savings Bank
16th and Douglas Sts.t
AMI'S KM EXTS.
r. v. . m . f f
Director, at the '
MONDAY, TUESDAY ANli WEDNES
DAY, OCTOBER 2, 3 AND 4. '
Matinees Monday ,and Tuon4jr. ,
Perosl's sublime oratorio, '"The Resur
rection of Christ," will be presented as the
second part of the program each evening.
Beautiful scenery, grand singing;, capljvat
ing band music. ... . ' ' j
Seats now on sale at the Auditorium. Box
office open all day" Sunday. Prices: Re
served seat, evening,- 60J an. 75ct.- boa
seats, 81.00; general admission, 26c. Mati
nee: Reserved seats, 86c, and box Seats, 60c;
general admission, 26c. .,. v,,
IlIlUU Wednesday ahd Saturday
iliavinocai , tA wmwm avw
TO NIGHT '8:1 5-7 .
THIS IS IT 7 7 ,
THE FEMALE DETECTIVES
Full of Towerful Human' Nature-i'
Hysterics ot Hilftrlty. '.
STARTING NEXT SUNDAY
THE PEDDLER 7
COMING ' '
(The Honey Soy.)
IN . . ; -
Entire New. York Casino Production.
CASINO SHOW GIRLS' .:
Tonight, Baturdsy Mat. arid Night
and DOROTHY , SHKHHOD , v.
IN TWO COMEDIES.. , ,.
Tonight and Saturday . Matin- .
A t'ORSEIt IN' COKKKK. .....
Saturday Night DAVID QARRICK.
preceded by t lie plHylct, "Jrivle llua
or My Lady Help.".
E RiiDwnnn woodwax
Tonlaht Second Hlsj Week ' ,
Tha Woodward Stock Co. In
A ROYAL FAMILY,
Night and Sunday mats., 10c and Ba.
Tues Thurs., Sat. mats.. JOo anA.20o.
Next Week-IJECAUSE 811K UjyEO
HIM SO. . . , . - n, ,
Mr. and Mrs. Chamber!
School of Dancing HoWOpen
Adult beginners, Mondays and Thurs
days, 8 P. M. ''.' '
Assembly dates furnished on appli
Children, Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Misses and masters advanced Safur-'
days 4 P. M. ,-" Y,
High School class opens Friday, Oc
tober 20th, 8 P. M. , -
Telephone F-X871. "
PHONE 4U. r-' '
Every nlght-MaUnees Thar.. 8at. Sunday.
Patty Bros , fcftgnorlna Vertra. BmrtVahd'
Canipl'cll. Ollna Hobs. Mr. and: Mrs.-tfer.;
kins FWher, O lirlen and Buealey, tKfS
Jones and rrlnlB and the klnodrojiie.
Prices: JoJ. iuc and 60o. ' ' " '
, i i . ,
Motorcycle ancf Plcycle
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1
i-k alia' aM. :30f Basra.
tOts, 4 r(ti'ts. "y
Eight Interesting- atiel Kiottisr Events,'
Including Stat CliauiylUBUa ttMCa.:.
AOMIttlON At aaata.
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