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THE OMAHA DATTA BEE: SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1908.
SOCIETY HITS SWIFT PACE
Closing: Days Before Lent Will Be Tilled
ONE BUSY WEEK FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER
fialely of l-osl Days EboobtIi o
Keep All Busy " t'omlogf
Wrrk'i f elenrtar la Fall
What She's Doings.
Now Mlladl awful" husy.
Afternmtn of Holidays;
Channina; t'hrlstma moves and so forth
HushiiiK "Cleanup bargain" days.
The Social raleadar.
MONDAY yul Vlvt. duo .o..mlal party.
1 tfcSUAV-mt: rvrains and Mi: ClarKe.
n, luncheon and matineu arty; Miss Alton
French entertains the Thlmtue uiub; Miss
May Hamilton'! theater party; Mrs. -Nathan
Mernani and Miss Merrlam. a brldaa
'jMNK6DAY Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Mer
rlam and Miss Men mm, a card party;
Mrs Rnlieri Young's card party; Mr!. A.
O. hdwards, a euchre party; Mr. and Mrs.
Will Oftden, a dinner rly; Metropolitan
club party; Mn. Iloagiund a luncheon.
THIRHDAI-Visiting .Nurses' association
reception In afternoon and evening; Mrs.
F. W. SlahauRh and Mri. W. . Hin
hauRh, a reception from 2 to 4 o clock;
Mr. George I'lutner'a luncheon; Weller
i larke card paity: Mrs. W. J. broatch. a
bridge party; Mrs. 11. K. Fredrick, a
euchre party. ' '
BATI RDAY Mr. and Mra. O. W. Joalyn.
a dancing party; Miss Alice Bwitsler. a
luncheon; Mr. and Mil. James Cook en
tertain the Marchlonette club.
Six very full and very delightful days,
which reached high tide Bt. Valentine's day,
made last week one of the busiest of the
winter. Thla meek the coming- of another
favorite will inspire another long list of
unusual affairs, and, as the heart and
valentine have worked overtime every on
of the last seven days, so the "llttls
hatchet," the cherry tree and other sym
bols of the father of his country will be
employed during the next seven. Foremost
on the calendar is the birthday party of
the Visiting Nurses' association.
Just one more week and part of another
and then Lent. And society Is making tha
most of the few remaining days, too, for
every day until the very last of the pionth,
which will be Ash Wednesday, is written
close with luncheons and teas and recep
tions and card parties galore. Coming late
aa it does this year. Lent will bring the
finish of the season for 190, for April will
be hero before Easter comes, and after
that no one really expects much in. tho
way of Indoor affairs unless the weather
proves Impossible. Of course everybody
will not observe Lent religiously, for so
ciety has many outside of the Catholic and
Episcopal churches, but there will be so
many who do keep the forty days that
only without these and scores who annu
ally leave town at thla time it would be
difficult to have a very large affair without
literally going the highways and byways.
All considered. It has been a lively sea
son, although there have been compara
tively few notable things, and not a few of
the fashionables are looking forward to
Lent with pleasant anticipation of a much
needed rest and opportunity for at least
planning the summer trousseau.
A prominent member of the musical set,
who until her marriage to an Omaha man
resided In Paris, counted among her treas
urea a crust of bread that had gone
through the siege of Paris. On occasions
she has exhibited this unique souvenir to
friends, and . with much pride. Recently
her amall son. who has entered upon his 2d
year, watched such an exhibition with evi
dent Interest, and when, a little later, his
mother looked for her crust It had disap
peared. As no trace of it could be found.
It was concluded that the young man had
The Young Women's Christian association
will hold Its annual colonial Thursday
evening In the association parlors in the
Paxton block. It will bo a costume party,
and the following unique program has
Dame Wells will begin by performing In
ye new worldlle way.
Mistress Julia Newcomb will speak a
piece called by the name of "I'ncle Mnse
and ye Kggs."
Dame Sheets will then synge "Dear Days
of Long Ago."
Mistress Newcomb will speak another
piece called by ye name of "U92."
Mistress Louise Shaddack will play two
pieces on "ye little fiddle."
Dame Alkln will watch ye manners of ye
young womenne and speak about ye good
things to come.
J. B. Ye multitude will be fed by ye
young womenne appointed so to do.
What the Future Holds.
Mm. George Plainer will entertain
luncheon , Thursday.
Mrs. Robert Young will entertain at
cards Wednesday afternoon.
Mra. II. A. Perkins and Mrs. J. B. Clark
will entertain t luncheon at the Commer-
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clal club, followed by a matinee party at
the Burwood Tuesday.
Mrs. II. E. Fredrick will entertain at
euchre Thursday at her home.
Mrs. W. J. Broatch will entertain a small
bridge party Thursday afternoon.
Mrs. A. O. Edwards will entertain In
formally at cards Wednesday afternoon.
Miss Alice Bwitsler has cards nut for a
luncheon to be glten Saturday compli
mentary to a guest.
Qui Vive Dancing club will give a colonial
"powder and puff" party Monday evening
at Chambers' academy.
Miss May Hamilton will give a theater
party at the Boyd Tuesday evening In
honor of Miss Richardson.
Miss Alice French will be hostess of
Tuesday's meeting of the Thimble club at
her home on Howard street.
Mr. and Mrs. James Cook wilt entertain
the members of the Marchlonette club with
their husbands at supper Saturday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. George A. Joslyn have erds
out for a dancing party to be given In the
ball room of their home Saturday evening
of this week.
Mrs. O. A. Hoagland. Mrs. Will Hoag
land and Mrs. Paul Hoagland will enter
tain ut luncheon at the home of Mrs. G.
A. Hoagland In Dundee Wednesday.
Mr. and Mrs. N. Merrlam and Miss Mer
rlam will entertain at cards Wednesday.
Tuesday Mrs. Merrlam and Miss Merrlam
will entertain in the afternoon at bridge.
Mrs. W. W. Slabaugh and Mrs. F. W.
Slabaugli have cards out for a reception to
be held at the home of the latter, on West
Farnam street, Thursday afternoon from
3 to 4 o'clock.
Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Weller aud Mr. and
Mrs. Fred Clarke will entertain at cards
Thursday evening complimentary to Mr.
and Mrs. Percy Fleishel. Thursday after
noon Mrs. Weller and Mrs. Clarke will en
tertain at cards for Mrs. Fleishel.
Members of Metropolitan club nre plan
ning a pretentious affair for Wednesday
evening at the club In celebration of Wash
ington's birthday. A program Is being pre
pared by the men In strict secrecy as the
feature of the evening. A dance and sup
per will follow, the program.
Chief among the several affairs planned
for Thursday will be the afternoon and
evening reception of the Visiting Nurses'
association held at the Elks' club. In the
Ware building at. Fifteenth and Farnam
streets. The evening reception was ar
ranged this year that the men might be
Included. Among other attractions planned
for the program will be music by the First
Presbyterian church Quartet.
The Kountie Place High Five club was
entertained Saturday evening at the home
of Mrs. J. H. Fisher.
The resident students of Brownell hall
entertained a small dancing party Satur
day evening at the Hall.
Qmlkron Alpha PI fraternity gave an
other enjoyable dancing party Saturday
evening at Chambers' academy.
The members of the Harmony ct .b were
guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. D. Van Court
Saturday evening at their home on Wirt
Miss Catherine Thummel entertained a
party of twelve young friends at a matinee
party at the Boyd Saturday afternoon In
celebration of her 13th birthday.
A party of Omaha club women Is planning
a trip to Cuba, expecting to be absent
about three weeks. Among them will be.
Mrs. P. R. Glover and Mrs. Fred Crowley.
It will leave Tuesday morning for New
Orleans, where It will spend two daya of
Mardl Gras week and then sail for Havana,
'Mrs. Elisabeth Rltter entertained the
Coffee Kranchen at her home. 2008 Farnam
street, Thursday afternoon. The prizes
were won by Mrs. Stur and Mrs. Tlpke.
The guests were .MesnV-efi Richard, Beck
maty Fruhart. Jobst, Lr ;. Sturi. Stoecker,
Boemer, Tlpke, Tibbens, Schmltz, Nagle,
Specht, Kroht. Epenneter, Schaeffer.
Dr. and Mrs. W. N. Dorward enter
tained for their daughter and son. Miss
Beatrice Cole and Mr. Joseph J. Dorward,
at a Valentine party. The decorations
were emblematic of St. Valentine's day.
The evening was spent In valentine games
and music, after which a luncheon was
served. Those attending were; Misses
Marguerite Havens, Irene Eion, Marie
Southard. Geraldine Clnpp, Cnrinne les
sen. Nellie Howard, Marguerite Busch,
Edith Fisher, Clara Barnes, Emma Hoff
man, Irene Kessler, Helen Rlepen, Marjorie
Sehram. Messrs. Bret MrCulInugh, Jerome
Heyn, Fred flofman. Albert Busch. Ray
mond Anderson, Howard Roe. Howard Fln
layson. George Bushman, Walfred Wyk
man, Harry De Lamatre. Edward O'Brien.
Morris Bllsh, Harold Thorn, Gilbert Barnes.
One of the unique and largest luncheons
of the winter was given Saturday by Mrs.
Frank Haller. at the Llninger home at
Eighteenth and Davenport streets, about
eighty guests being present. The four
tables representing the four sasons 'of the
year were laid In the art gallery. The
spring table was decked with violets, sum
mer with roses, autumn with autumn
leaves, wheat and com, and winter with
holly and rime. Miss Merrlam, Miss
Thomas, Miss Galloway of Eau Claire.
Wis., and Miss Jaynes presided at the
spring table; Mrs. W. B. Millard. Mrs.
Charles Martin. Miss Margaret Wood and
Miss Marie Coffman at the summer table;
Mra. Haller, Mrs. Reba Morgan, Mra.
Georze Beecher and Mrs. F. II. Cole at
the autumn table, and Madam Powell. Mr!.
Georae Barker. Mra. T-nr-v mil ir !..,,...
J Van Nostrand at the winter table. Besides
Mhe flowers there were other iUv, .-
estlons of the season employed In work
ing out the decoration. Following the
liVncheon a program was given In the
drVwing rooms. The women present wero:
Mries. R. C. Hayes, Spratlen. Vlneonhaler.
E. ' C. McShane, Sorenson, Scoble. H. M.
Buthnell of Lincoln, Foley, E. A. Cudahy,
3. M. Cudahy. Munger. Beaton, Roach,
R'ibert Gllmore, Doup, Warrick, L. Wake
Uy, Weeks. B. F. Crummer, W. H. Clark.
Victor Caldwell, N. . Merrlam, Fred Davis,
Rugg. Henry Wyman. Andrew Rosewater!
Harry Burkley, H. T. Clarke, Jr.; J. W.
Griffith, George Martin, Bancker. Charles
Martin. Frank Martin, Well. E West
brook. Ed Hart. W. J. Connell. Thomaa
McShane, W. B. Millard. H. 8. Jaynea,
J. W. Thomaa. W. H. Garratt. S. A. Mc
Whorter. Whltmore, Morgan. Beecher F
Cole. A. J. Love. W. F. Allen. Silver.
George Palmer. Pinto, C. C. Allison. Rich
ard Carrier. Ellis. T. J. Mahoney, Robert
Smith. Aycrlgg. Borglum, Warren Black
well. Fred Davis. W. Smith. Dempster.
R. W. Connell. E. A. Benson. Powell, Van
Nostrand. Barker, O. Rarker, Wint R C
Moore, Hertche, Samuel Bums.' John
Brady. Williams. Mwrenoe. Caldwell. Gil
bert. Dodge. Weltiel. Cleavland. Heth
Lacy, W. A. Paxton. Harford. Balbach.
Bishop. Parker. Misses Jaynes. Wood Gal
loway. Thomas. Crummer anl Cofttsan.
Social Chit Chat.
A daughter was boro to Mr. and Mra.
Lee Herdman Wednesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Charlea Crelghton and fam
ily moved into their new home at Benson
Mrs. Julia Anderson, who haa frequently
been the guest of Mrs. Luther Kountie,
passed through Omaha last week en route
Mlsa Mildred Urai who recently under
went an operation for appendicitis In Chi
cago. Is convalescing satisfactorily. Mrs.
Lomax la with hor daughter in Chicago.
Mr. Edward Rosewater will sail March II
for Rome to attend the universal postal
congress, to which he is a dekgate. He
will be accompanied by Mrs. Koae.ater
and their daughters. Miss Roewater and
Mrs. N. P. Fell of Cleveland. O.. also their
grand daughters, Miss Anna Fell and Miss
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Rosenblum announce
the engagement'of their daughter. I.ena. to
Mr. Abe O. Isaacson of Des Moines. Ia.
Mr. and Mrs. Ward Burgess are again
in their home at Twenty-second and Cap
itol avenue, which since last fall has been
undergoing general renovation and remod
eling. Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Gemge. who have
spent the Isst two weeks at the Hotel
Coronado. Cornnado Beach, Cal.. have gone
to San Francisco aud are at the Grand
Palace for a time.
Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Fuller expect to
leave Omaha the last of March to go onto
a ranch near O'Neill, expecting to make
their residence there for some time for the
benefit of Mr. Fuller's health.
Miss Minna Meyer, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Morltc Meyer., who l. spending the
winter In New York, has taken up vocal
work under Prof. Heinrtchs of the Metro
politan Opera company and will not return
Invitations were Issued last week for the
wedding of Miss Florence Graham Kll
Patrick, daughter of Mr. and Mis. Thomas
Kilpatrlck. to Mr. George Wehlier Mlxter
of Moline, III., which will take place Tues
day evening. February Tt. at this Kilpatrlck
residence on Chicago street. Miss Kilpat
rlck will have no attendants and there
will be no reception except nf the wed
Mr. A. Walton Harold Bush and Mine
Deal Jeun Stephens were married on
Wednesday evening at the home of the offi
ciating clergyman. Rev. E. Comble Smith.
Miss Stephens, who came to Omaha from
Michigan, her birthplnce, lias been em
ployed at the millinery department of J.
L. Brandcls ft Sons' store, and Mr. Busn
Is a clerk in the office of the military
secretary of the Department of Missouri.
After the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. BuhIi
and some friends celebrated with a dinner
at the Henshaw. They will make their
home at the Utopia for the time.
Come and Go Gossip.
Mr. K. W. Dixon has gone east and will
not return until early In April.
Miss Grace Meyer Is spending a fort
night with friends In Grand Island.
Mrs. Charles Thomas of Topeka is the
guest of her aunt. Mrs. F. H. Davis.
Dr. and Mrs. B. F. Crummer are enlor
talning as their guest Mrs. Furman of Den
ver. Mr. John Battin is In Chicago attending
the dinner of the Cornell Alumni associa
tion. Miss Ethel Holt has returned from Min
neapolis, where she has been attending
Mrs. C. K. Martin, mother of' Mr. W. E.
Martin, has gone to California for an ex
Mrs. E. Wakeiey left Saturday for Spring
field, O., where she will visit her daugh
ter. Mrs. Craln.
Mrs. C. F. McGrew loft Wednesday for
southern California, where she will remain
about six weeks.
Mrs. M. Spiesberger has as her guests
her sisters. Mrs. L. Elson of St. Louis and
Mrs. Spiesberger of Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. W. R. McKeen and Mrs.
Howard Baldrige have returned from a
four weeks' trip to California.
Mrs. Louis Wolf and two children, accom
panied by Mr. Ben Swartx. left Saturday
for Wabash. Ind., to visit friends.
Mrs. Louis Rothschild has gone to Des
Moines, where she will be the guest of
her daughter. Mrs. Harry Hlrsch.
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Hunter of St. Paul,
Minn., who were guests at the I'rlau-Bnker
wedding, have returned to their home.
Mr. and Mrs. J.' C. Huteson. who have
spent the last month on the Pacific coast,
are expected home the middle of the week.
LECTURE ON THE PHILIPPINES
Chaplain silver to Deliver Illustrated
Talk on the Island and
The illustrated lecture on "The Philip
pines and the Filipinos," to be delivered
by Chaplain H. Percy Silver, t'nltod States
army, at Rohrbough's hall. Nineteenth and
Farnam streets, Monday evening, the 19th
Inst, should prove a great attraction,
owing to the interest of the public both
In the subject and the lecturer.
Chaplain Silver is too well known In
Omaha to need any Introduction, and his
experiences In the islands give promise
that the lecture will be well worth hear
ing. The views to be shown have been
obtained at great cost and are considered
one of the best collections on the subject
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WOMAN U CLUB AND CHARITY
Commenting upon the recent meeting of
the social science department of the Wom
an's club, when the labels of the Con
sumers' league and trades unions was the
subject under discussion, and representa
tives of several labor organisations guests,
the Western laborer of February 10 said:
To say thst we enjoved the proceedings
of the session would but faintly express
our appreciation of the meeting, which was
as much of a surprise to some prominent
"labor men" who attended as It was to
ourselves. The minutes of the previous
meeting were read, which at once gave us
an inkling of the business transacted and
a better or more accurate and intelligent
record we have never listened to from any
secretary of a trade union, and the ease
and composure with which the president
and secretary performed their duties would
be creditable to the officers of any union.
Commenting upon the meeting of the
t'nion Labor league Wednesday evening,
when Miss Mary McDowell waa the
speaker, and the general discussion that
followed the address, a prominent club
woman, one largely instrumental in bring
ing the "labor men'and the union labels
before the club at the recent meeting of
the social science department, remarked to
anothtir Interested woman: "I was so sur
prised and gratified at that meeting
Wednesday evening. The men's talk was
all so sane and their argument so logical.
There was no excitement or violent talk.
They all seemed agreed that there should
be no ill feeling between employers and the
employed, and that when trouble arose it
should be adjusted by arbitration."
A better Illustration could not be tfound
of the reason for the existence of the Con
sumers' league, and. It might be added, for
the wisdom of the club women conttmilng
to support that organisation and Us white
label for a time at least. Both the above
comments were made In all seriousness by
representative members of two of the most
potent forces of the day, organised labor
and organized womanhood, and yet each to
the members of the other organisation Is
equally ridiculous. They point to one
great amazing fact the ignorance of each
organization of the other. As men are de
luded with the Idea that women's clubs are
hysterical and unbusinesslike, so the ma
jority of women hold labor unions synony
mous with mobs and violence. Both ideas
are equally wide of the mark. Is there any
thing to occasion "surprise" In the fact
that a college-bred woman should be able
to present minutes that should "at once
give an Inkling of the business transacted"
at a previous meetlpg and that they should
be "accurate and Intelligent," or that an
other woman of culture and broad experi
ence should be able to preside with "ease
and composure that would be creditable to
the officers of a labor union"? On the
other hand, is It reasonable to suppose that
organized labor could have attained Its
present strength, with Its splendid record
for bettered labor conditions and legisla
tion, If Its leaders had not been sane and
logical, level-headed and forbearing? There
Is a great revelation In store for these men
and women in organization. Each has been
negligent of the interests of the other, and
both have suffered for It. It is a fact that
there have been riots caused by labor
unions and that many a club meeting has
been rife with gossip, but Is It fair that the
labor union should be judged by the mob
leaders or the club movement by the Incon
sistencies of Its Inexperienced members?
The ruffian and the disorderly element of a
strike Is as representative of the labor
union as the frivolous, gossiping, hysterical,
shallow-brained woman la of the woman's
club. Both organizations have been Judged
largely by the regrettable element of their
membership and one has suffered no more
than the other. The flaw hunter and the
press have made the most of every oppor
tunity to criticise and ridicule, and unfor
tunately they have been taken too seri
ously by many.
In the same editorial the Western La
borer refers to one of the "drawbacks"
of the Woman's club as an "obstacle to
united practical action In getting tangible
and quick results," namely. Its fads. Con
tinning It says:
But the most detrimental fad In women's
clubs is the disposition in some of them
to establish an excluslveness. caste, rank
or class distinction, because of the social
status or wealth of some of Its members.
Now. the Western Laborer places an
aristorracv of brains, like that displayed
by Mrs. Burhank. on the highest pinnacle
for recognition and homage, rather than
the women of mere dollar and diamonds.
We would have the woman's clubs re
member that we are all descendants of
Adam and daughters of Eve. with one
fnther God who has never treated any
of His children as human stepfathers and
stepmothers' sre said to, do, nor has He
manifested the Indifference that woman
does to the sufferings of her less fortunate
sister or man who preys on his less for
In this the writer Indicates an even
greater misunderstanding of the women
than by his estimate of theh- capacity.
While the Woman's club Is the most
broadening Institution that has ever come
to women, and as democratic on' organi
zation as the world knows today. It has
not and probably never will entirely eradi
cate the "exelusiveness" referred to. It
Is to be hoped It never will. Excluslveness
is every woman's privilege; It saves her
from uncongenial association, hut to ac
cuse the club woman of snobbishness la
merely to exhibit a grave misunderstanding
of the club woman and the club move
ment. It would be narrow Indeed to ex
pect of the club with Its widely divergent
interests that which the Christian church
has failed to accomplish. The General
Federation of Women'a Clubs Is an or
ganization unique; there Is no association
of men or women to which It can be com
pared. Altruism and the most selfish self
culture have an equal voice In Its councils
and its body. It Is as much for the wife
of the millionaire manufacturer In ita
art clubs as for the wife of the poor
farmer who studies domestic science in lti
country club!, or the student of social
science in the departments of the big city
department club. Naturally, outside of
the club, these extremes have little in
common by mutual consent that must re
main so; but one needs but to attend a
single biennial convention of the General
Federation to learn that In the club there
is but one aristocracy .and that, too. is
recognized by common consent an aris
tocracy of brains. It la the thinking,
working woman who counts In the club
and she Is fast teaching her sister! to rec
ognize each other's rights to even be "ex
clusive" In social matters. As for ac.
ruFing the club woman of Indifference to
the suffering of her less fortunate sister,
that Is little short of slander and no
better proof can be asked of It than the
present petition being made by club women
for an Investigation by the government of
the industrial conditions of women and
"Boy Saving" will be the subject at Mon
day afternoon's meeting of the social sci
ence department of the Woman's club.
Superintendent Hayward of the Kearney
Industrial School for Boys will be the
speaker and will be followed by E. M.
Robinson of New Tork, boya' secretary of
the National Toung Men's Christian asso
ciation. E. F. Denison of the local asso
ciation will also speak of the local work
and "Mogy" will make aome auggestlous
whereby the club women may help the
probation officers In the local work. The
program will begin at t o'clock. A meet
ing is called for at the committee ap
pointed aome time ago to confer with t.ie
school board regarding a special school
for delinquents; also of the committee ap
pointed to further the work of the Con
sumers' league in Omaha stores.
The current topic department will meet
Tuesday, February lo, at 2 p. in. Mrs.
Clara Burbank will conduct the meeting.
The following program has been ariangivl:
"The Late King Christian," Mrs. V. H.
Glover; "Three Months In Europe" tlllus
t rated). Mrs. H. P. Jensen; solo. Miss
Gladys Chandler; "Russia," Rev. E.
Combie Smith; "The White House Wed
ding." Mis. II. S. McDonald.
The extension owikers of the Toung
Women'! Chlstian association under the
Amerlcnn committee will hold a conference
at Chicago, February CO to i'2, at the Chi
cago Beach hotel. Mlsa Florence Felt of
the local association will attend. She will
spend Sunday with her parents at Gales
The study claas of the Daughters of the
American Revolution will meet Tuemjuy
In the audience room of the public library.
The local chapter P. E. O. society will
hold Its annual election of officers March
I at the home of Mrs. Noll. 55 Georgia
ANOTHER PLAY BY AMATEURS
Tonn People's Dramatic ( lab of M.
John's Will Pat on Another
The Toung Peoples' Dramatic club of
St. John's Episcopal church will give an
other of their original plays written by
R. T. King. This Is a western drama en
titled "The Bar F Feud" and is directed
by R. C. Klota and managed by Percy
E. G wynne. The pl;iy is given for the
benefit of thu church and will be in the
Guild ball. Twenty-sixth and Franklin
streets, Thursday evening, February :"2,
1906, at 8:15 p. m. Cast of characters:
William Barry, owner of Barry's ranch
Percy E. Owvnne.
Mrs. Barry, his wife Miss Watt.
Owen Barry, their son Mr. Lawsnn.
Evelyn Mills, their niece Miss Bishop
Alice Newcombe, friend of Miss Mills
Lew Fleming, cowboy Cliff Gardner.
Harry Gruliain, cowboy Harry Atwood.
Charlie Hatfield, foreman on Barry's
ranch Gus Stringer.
Sam Freeman, proprietor of the Bar F
R. T. King.
Jessie Freeman, his daughter
Miss Mary Fenn.
Mary Freeman, his daughter. .Miss Plxley.
Lawrence Wlnstead, a forger
. Fred SIdncr.
Bd. Mills, living down' the past
Buck Parrish, proprietor of the Horkv
Road Inn William Houghton.
DANISH BROTHERHOOD DINES
Nineteenth Anniversary of the Local
Lodge Celebrated by Four
Lodge No. 19 of tho Danish Brotherhood
celebrated the nineteenth anniversary of
its founding last night at Washington hall.
Over 4"I0 were In attendance. The program
during the early part of the evening In
cluded dancing and music. The dance hall
was fittingly decorated with the American
and Danish flogs, with the emblems of tho
order In a prominent place on the stago.
At 10 o'clock a banquet was served In
charge of Mrs. Sogard. It was followed
by toasts, T. Kiel being In charge. Prom
inent among the speakers wen. John Mich
aelsen, who reviewed tho progress of tin
lodge. nd P. Thlnd, president of the ludgn,
who welcomed the guests. One of the fea
tures of the program was patriotic music,
the national hymns of America und Den
mark being rendered. The banquet lia'i
was lighted by 200 candles, all other lights
MR. J. A. KERVAN. during the last lo
years owning a high class merchant tail
oring establishment, haa formed a partner
ship with MK. CHAS. W. WEDKLL, for
20 years cutter with Wllliam-Snillh Co.,
and the new firm will be known hereafter
as KERVAN WEDELL, Tailors, both
first-class cutters and designers of gentle,
men's garments. First-class work at mod
erate prices. We wlBh to announce the ar
rival of a large line of the latest imported
suitings and coatings. Mr. Kervan also
desires to thank his friends and customers
for their patronage In the past, and holies
for a continuance of their trade with the
"Mrs. O'Harahan" t Molly's mother), ami
"You Can't Guess Who Flirted with Me,"
the new songs; "Rose Leaves," the new
"Hearts and Flowers" are the leading
sellers this week in the sheet music dept.
of J. L. Brandcls & Sons. They are dem
onstrated by capable talent.
Omaha lilarh Kcknol Notes.
The regular meeting of the German so
ciety was held last Wednesday afternoon.
After the singing, to which the society
givea considerable attention, a program
was rendered by Mi.ie. Chatelaine's pupils.
A song, "Dcr Llnderhauin." was rendered
by the chorus. This was followed by reci
tations by twelve girls and three lioys.
The girls represented the hours of the day
and told of events transpiring In each;
the boys Impersonated the pendulum, bell
and hands. In closing the chorua Bang,
"Eln Wlegenlied." Before adjournment sev
eral pictures were presented to the school
by Miss Chaplan on behalf of ir-nclely.
The central theme of the in giam ten
dered by the ljtln society was "Hume,
Ancient and Modern." Mae Orirn spoke
of "The Water fcuo.ily and Fountains of
Borne" in un interesting manner. "Tt.e
Garden! of Ancient Home" was Mui'tan
Neef's entertaining and Instructive luuject.
"The Tenements of Ancient ' Rome" 'fur
nished an appropriate theme to Kuiph Ross.
The grand old edillce of "St. Peter's" was
carefully descrlhed by Lucille Patterson.
Delia Jacobson vividly pictured that most
interesting of Roman buildings, "The Vat
ican." Helene fiyme fittingly closed tho
enjoyable program by a recitation.
It Is a matter of much gratltication to
note the organization of the parliamentary
law classes under Mr. C. M. Bracelen. The
classes have a large enrollment. No credit
Is allowed on the work and this fact em
phasizes much more the eagerness witn
which the pupils have taken hold of the
opportunity, tine class meets each day and
through the entire week on a different
Mr. Borglum'e Pupils.
A recital waa given by several of Mr.
Borglum's advanced pupils at his studio In
the Davldge building on Wednesday even
ing, those participating being Mrs. Olds,
Miss Belsey, Miss Hancock. Mlsa Davis,
Miss Meek and Mr. Berrvman.
A piano recital will be given by Mrs.
Walter Purcell Olds, Miss Grace Hancock,
Miss Barbara Belsley and Mr. Cecil lierry
man, advanced pupils of Mr. August
Borglum, assisted by Mr. Fred a. Ellis,
baritone. In the Davidge building on Thurs
day evening, February 23.
Son Nueceeds Father.
NASHVILLE. Tenn.. Feb. 17. At a meet
ing of the board of directors of the Nash
ville. Chuttannoga ft St. LouIb here todny
Major E. C. Ixwis of Nashville was elected
acting president and John W. Thomas was
chosen a member of the board to succeed
his father, the late Major John W. Thomas.
Law Record fr Wheat.
NEW YORK, Feb. 17. New low records
for the season were made in wheat todny.
Mav touching fcs H-ldo at the close. The
market has been declining steadily for sev
eral weeks under a pressure of home sup
plies and lack of export demand.
If you are In need of lessons In Dancing
go to a teacher who ia In the habit ut
teaching the correct atyle. In
MR. AND MRS. MORAND'S
you will find whit you desire. lessons
for Adults Tuesday and Friday, ( p. in.
Tel. Douglas 1CU.
Open a Charge Account with Mandelberg
DIAMONDS ON CREDIT
WEAR THEM NOW-PAY ME LATER
Straight From the Shoulder Talk
The only kind that Interests either of us. That's mv way of doing
business straight from the shoulder. I sell DIAMONDS, WATCH KS,
SILVKKWAHK, CtT GLASS and K1CH JhWEI.KY on KASV PAY
MKNT8. If my wares have not the necessary merits to attract yoa
and to hold your patronage then 1 do not expect to do business with
you. HI T I IM) KNOW THIS, that there are a great many people who
would like to own a diamond thU very minute, but cannot conveniently
plank down all the necessary cash. Xow If you will take the time and
Btep In and see, me and Inquire about MY EASY TAYMKXT I'LAN I
know that WK notice I say we, as I have no set rules or terms can
arrange the payments to suit your entire satisfaction.
You don't have to buy that's up to you. 1 will be glad of a call
anyway. YOt'K CHKDIT IS JOOU.
Yes, I do watch repairing, too, and guarantee all the work to be
A. Mandelberg 22
HAVE YOU SEEN THE MULTIPLEX?
What is itt It is like an album only that it is a wall
album, on which we show 500 FRAMED PICTURES, con
venient to handle. Just bring your friends to see it.
A. HOSPE CO., 1513 Douglas
We Employ 12 Men in Our
TAKES A LI, THE HIRD WORK OCT
OP KFEPINO THING CI,E Alf.
ID BUTCI CUlNStf
will do mora cleaning-
quicker and with
less labor than all
the soap powders and
scouring; agents put
Loosens dirt, absorbs1
It and carries It away
Made from a fine,
pure volcanic mineral
No caustic, alkali or
acid In it to roughen
or redden the hands
and will not scratch.
LARGE SIFTING TOP CANS
OLD DUTCH CLEANSER.
Pots, Pana, Kettles. BInks, Bath Tuba,
Tiling, Marble, Wood Floors, Wlndowa,
No dirt Is so thick, so hard crustad or
O greasy as to resist Its power to
LOOSE AD CARRT A WAT.
AT ALL GROCERS
LARGE SIFTING GAR I0P.
Uade by the Cudahy Packlnc On
SouUt Omaha. Nan.
Here's Where We Toot.
Splendid fabrics and winsome pat
terns tailored In our very best
fasiiion every suiting a beauty every
suit made to meamire to emphasise
ynur individuality in the McCarthy
Wilson way. And all of them selllna;
rt these irlces:
$50 Suitings made to measure
$45 HuiliiitfN made to measure
$IO KuitiiiKH made to measure
$35 SuitlntfH ntude lo mpasui
$30 Suit in v nififlo to measui
MacCARTHY-WllSON TAILORING CO.
I'hone DoiikIis inns
M U. ibtli Sueet.
Next door to Wabash lit'ket Office.
Omaha's Leading Jeweler
Picture Frame Factory.
The Matthews riano Co. have
fitted up a thorough and mod- .
ern repair shop in their new
quarters and with a most ef
ficient .force of workmen are
prepared to rebuild pianos and
turns them out like new at
very modorate cost.
Let us call and furnish an
estimate on the cost of repair
ing, refinlshlng or other nec
essary work to place your .
piano in first-class condition.
Artistic tuning a specialty.
All work thoroughly guaran
teed. MATTHEWS PIANO CO.
1513 Harney St. , Omah , Neb.
Opposite ifurwood Theater.
Note All estimates made free.
We- carry a rery complete tine 01 iy
MIZEB8 and NEBULIZERS of all kinds.
. and are making extremely low prices on
same. Our stock comprises forty kinds, ,
ranging In price from
JSC la j.ou
A well known style la the DFTvTLBIBB
Atomizer No. 11 1 which wa sell for
l.2S-by mall. SI. 38
We guarantee our Atomizers to WOBJC
PERFECTLY. Write for Catalogue of
SHERMAN & McCONNELL DRUG CO.
Cor. lOtk am Dodco, Oalki
in Fancy Skating by
Miss Nellie Donegan
Every AflernoM ani Evening This Week
ADMISSION - - 100
TABLE D'HOTE DINNER
Sunday 1 1 : JO a. in. to 8 p. m.
40c and aOc
At the CHESAPEAKE
IS 10 Howard Street.
TABLE D'HOTE DINNER
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