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TIIE OMAIIA SUNDAY BEE: AUGUST 5, 1900.
W1NCHELL HOPES FOR BEST
rmident of Beck Island Tnutt Eii load
ill Trtat Omeh Feiilj.
SAYS HE KNOWS NOTHING OF TROUBLE
Matter for TraHle Mr Haadle aa.4
II BtfRMei Ballet Thr WIU
etle Matters UlUUf
rr This Cltr.
B. F. WlncheU, president of the Bock
Island railroad, passed through Omaha
Saturday morning; enroute from Kanaaa to
Chicago. Ma was in hie private car and
vu eooompanled by his stenographer, and
remained about ten minutes while tb train
was at Union station.
"1 don't know a thin about this boycott
affair" aald Mr. WlnchelL "except as I
hare noticed It In a oasual way. The mat
ter Is wholly In the hands ot the trafflo
officials of the road and I am sure they will
matters so Omaha will not hare
cause to complain. At least I hope so. I
Mated through a splendid rain In Kanaas
last night and the crops of that state are
looking Ana, Everything indicate the larg
est oroo in the history of the state.
Mr. Wlnchell was formerly a clerk tinder
John Utt when the latter represented the
Atchison Nebraska road at Lincoln, art
rward the Burlington Missouri. When
Wlnohell became president of the Rock
Island he made John Utt general agent of
the Rock Island In Omaha.
Harllasrta OttaervtasT lw,
O. W. Held re ge, general manager of the
Burlington, has returned from an extended
trip over the western lines of the road and
reports the crops good all over tne system.
"The Burlington Is taking every precau
tlon to comply with the United States reg
tiioHnna In retard to car appllanoea,' said
Mr. Holdrege. "The requirements In re
gard to air brakes have all been met and
we try to meet all other requirements as
fas as possible. The suits filed or ordered
to be filed by Attorney Moody are not be
cause of any great violation of the laws or
because of any Intention on our part to try
to evade the law. It Is simply a question
of carrying out some of the provisions
cording to the opinion of some government
lnDector. It is a question of accidents
which happen between- repair stations.
"The law Is very strict in regard to air
brakes and also grip Irons on the side ot
the cara In many instances these are
knocked off and are reported by some in
spector before we have a chanoe to repair
Clerks Get Salary Raise.
A voluntary raise In the salaries of the
clerks In the employ of the Oregon Short
Line at several terminal points Is taken
by railroad men as a move on the part of
the magnates to permit the employes to
have a share in the enormous earnings of
the roads and to enjoy some of the fruits
of the. prosperity which Is sweeping ovet
the country, and especially In railroad clr
cles. The roads are making plenty of
money to build new 'lines and to pay enor
mous dividends, and yet the clerks and
offlce men have been working along at' the
same old salaries. Thla move on the Short
Une Is taken as an Indication that some
thing Is to be done for the betterment o
the conditions of other employes. Although
living expenses have been Increasing In the
last few years, the clerks have been work'
Ing along at the same old wages and no
hope has been held out to them to better
themselves, except In case of promotion.
which In most Instances Is slow. Many
of the telegraph and clerical forces have
been raised voluntarily by the Short Une
and an Increase has been granted In the
yardmaster'a offlce at Evanaton, Granger
and other points, and other clerks on the
Harriman tines are In tb hope that It Is
to become the popular thing on all the
Railway Notes aa PessonsJs.
WENTY-FOURJFOR THE NAVY
Eall.tn.eats Made at Omaha gtatloa
te Swell the "Water Forces
ot I'aele sm.
Twenly-four enlistments were obtained
for the United States navy st the perma
nent recruiting atstlon In the federal build
ing during the month of July. Of this
number three were re-enllatmenta. Thir
teen enllated as apprentice seamen, two as
seamen, one as musician, second claw; one
as yeoman, first class; two ss mess attend
ants, third cjaxa; one as fireman, first
class; one as fireman, second class; one aa
hospital apprentice, first claea; one as ma
chinist's mate, second class, and one I
electrician. The names aad addresses of
the recruits are:
Louis Pope Bordeaux, Hebronville, Mass.
Jesse James Gibson, Bonesteel, 8. D.
George Franklin Graves, Red Oak, la.
Alexander Casmlr Koslowskl, re-enllsted.
Karl Richard Fairbanks, Norfolk.
Herbert Clayton Brown, Marengo, la.
Herbert English, Jamestown, Mass.
Jesse Johnson. Detroit, Mich.
Harry Guy Fotter, Omaha.
Ry Baer, Shelby, la.
Dorsle Palls Coburn, Denton, Ky.
Martin Dominic' Leach, Brookfleld, Mass.
James Elmer Parrlsh, Moberly, Mo.
Edgar David Hunter, Lowell, Mass.
Archie David Brown, Atlantic, la.
Robert Connolly, Omaha,
Elbrldge Edward Entsmlngor, Corydon,
Morris Edward Nicholson, Omaha.
Charles Goodall, South Bend, Ind.
George Tverberg, Hayfleld, Minn.
Lester Jay Huston, Bagley, Wis.
McDonald Dorrta Harris, Durham, N. C.
Charles Olen Evans, re-enllsted, Blair.
Walter Koch, re-enllsted, San Francisco.
Dryden, representing the North
railway of York, Bjig., was In the
city Baturdey visiting with railroad offl
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I POKE ALU
Li a nrrmr3
ELMER STILL A WARM ONE
Great Western Passenger Ascent
Fast on Ralls as He
Was on lee.
John J. Ryder, Eagle convention
said Saturday morning:
"Years ago when Jim Elmer was
business man of Et. Paul he was
hot stuff, even on the Ice, for aa
he was always sliding ahead. Now, as
general passenger agent of the Great West
ern, he quickly recognizes a good thing
when he seos It. Lost Thursday evening
FronkA Dunlop, shining even more efful
gentiy than usual, walked Into the hall of
the local aerie of Eagles, where he is al
ways welcome, and sold: 'I had a talk
today over the telephone with Mr. Elmer.
He said he knew the grand aerie conven
tion will bo a great thing for Omaha and
for Nehraaka, and that I might say to you
that when subscriptions are made to enter
tain the convention the Great Western will
double the contribution of any other rail
"That was the signal," said Mr. Ryder,
for the most enlhuslastlo demonstration
I have yet witnessed In our aerie. When
Frank Dunlop retired it was with all the
grace of a conquering hero dodging a popu
as a plain
i noted as
aa curler n
STARTING MONDAY-ALL THIS WEEK
Our Stock Slightly Damaged By Smoke Only
Beginning with Monday we will continue our GREAT
FIRE SALE that has been the talk of Omaha. "We are
stopping at no cut in price in our effort to close out our
stock before the arrival of our Fall Goods.
During this sale you can buy goods at A Saving of 50 to
75 Per Cent. Every day brings forth new bargains, so
don't miss an opportunity of attending the Greatest Sale
in Omaha's history. "Ve mention but a few of the specials
Wash Waists, worth $2, $3, $4 and $5, choice 79c
Any Wash Skirt in the Store, worth up to $8.00. . . .$1.93
Our Entire Line of Wash Dresses and Wash Suits, '
worth up to $15 and $20 (all colors), choice $3.98
$50.00 Fur Jackets box or blouse not damaged. .$15.00
We have two Persian Lamb Jackets at a bargain.
$35.00 New Fall Suits, exclusive styles $17.50
New Fall Suits, Fall Long Tight Fitting Coats,
Old Fall Suits, Silk Jackets
New Fall Furs, Covert Jackets,
Spring Suits (all colors),
White Serge Suits,
Silk Suits (all colors),
Wash Suits (all colors),
Spring and Fall Skirts)
Riding Habits, Fall Weight Peter Thompson
Fall Long Loose Coats, For Misses.
REAL ESTATE AT LONG BEACH
la Twelve Years Lot Goes from Three
Hundred to Ninety Thou
X. X Root, with his wife and daughter,
has returned from Long Beach, Cal., where
he went about a month ago to attend the
funeral of his father. Mr. , Root, as he is
a real estate man, naturally Inquired Into
real estate values In Long Beach, and In
doing so found where he had missed oppor
tunities. A, lot which he was offered four
years ago for $150 recently sotd at $1,600.
Mr. Root's brother went to Long Beach
twelve years ago, when there was scarcely
any town and bought for $300 a piece of
property which he sold not long ago for
OON'T MISS THE BIGGEST SALE IN OMAHA'S HISTORY
STARTING MONDAY ALL WEEK.
S. FREDRICK BERGER & CO.
Authorities on Style
The Hew Cloak Shop.
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1517 Farnam Street
The business to Chicago on the rate of
$8 for the round trip started out very
briskly Saturday morning and most of the
roads reported all the business they wished
m carry at mose raves.
Oeorge Thompson, the new msster me
chanic at the Union Pacific shops, has
gone to Denver to SDend Sunday with his
family, which has not as yet moved to this
city, and J. W. Turtle, who took Mr.
Thompson's place at Denver, Is In the city
visiting with his family.
The Northwestern has arranged to trans
port the Colorado section of the Grand
Army of the Republic from Omaha to Min
neapolis next Sunday evening on a special
train of fourteen cara The Northwestern
will also run a speclaj Nebraska Grand
Army of the Republic train of seven cars
from Omaha to Minneapolis.
C. Bronson, secretary to the passenger
trafflo manager of the Rock Island; A. B.
un, general passenger agent of the Min
olta ot. Louis road: J. Francis. sen-
Best Values at New Hotel Woodstock,
It is the aim of the proprietor to give
his patrons as near honest value as is
compatible with first-class service and
homelike comfort at the new steel-built.
fireproof Hotel Woodstock (126-135 West
Forty-third street, near Broadway, Times
or Long Acre square). The very heart of
the city, In the midst of the theaters,
clubs, etc. Adjacent to subway, "L" roads
and Broadway cars to all ferries and rail
era! passenger agent of the Burlington, and
J. Batterman of the Wikuh r. in th.
city considering the general proposition of
military rates. Mr. Francis will remain
over Sunday to visit with former friends
In this city. P. 8. Eustls, passenger trafflo
manager ot the Burlington, also Is expected
In the city this evening, returning from a
trip over the western lines with General
sasenger Agent Wakeley of the lines west
xf the river. f
VERTICAL SYSTEM UNPOPULAR
Unt is Preferred y the Majority
X of Oaslae.e Mem la
Ninety per oent of the replies- received
by Superintendent Davidson from, business
mpn in response to opinions about tne
relative virtues of vertices and slant pen
nanahlp, favor the latter. For this reason
It Is probable the Board of Education will
order the teaching ef vertical writing In
the schools discontinued. . at least In the
XUgnar grades. All sorts ef objections are
made by the employers of clerical labor
fresh from the schools, the chief one being
that the vertical system, while legible. Is
too slow for practical use, and has to be
abandoned by the clerk for the old Spen-
TM te Minneapolis aai It. Pnnl aa
Betnrn frosa Omaha Via Chl--
Great Western Railway.
Aocount O. A. R. national encampment
si Minneapolis August llth to 13th. Tick
sis en sale August llth, llth and llth.
Return limit August list, with extension
privilege. For further Information apply
to II. H. Churchill, a. A. 1111 rarnsjn BL,
ory Low Kates Taeadar.
Every Tuesday, balanoe of the year, the
cnioago oreat western railroad will
bomeseekera tickets to Minnesota, North
Dakota and Canadian northwest at about
half rate; to other territory first and third
Tuesdays, write w. H. Church! 1L Q. a
1611 Farnam street State number In party
ana wnen going.
stake wewoao of Von Talents,
ine opportunity ox your life la ewaltln
you In the new towns on the Chloage Great
western railway. Openings In nearly all
lines or Business, write today to EL B.
MaiUl. Mgr. Tewaatte Department. Omaha,
for full Information and oopy of "Twwn
Have Root print It.
Warts, Dentist. SH-I Pax ton Mock.
Douglas Wet) Printing Co.. UM Howard.
. Men s, boys' children s. clothing, hats,
IsdW suits, skirts, millinery, ate. cash or
mere, mho ana remain.
l aad Dodge,
Is) IS g I ; f
F. N. Ross, dentist, 406 Paxton block.
' Mortality Statistics.
The following births and deaths have
been reDorted to the Board of Health dur-
ng the twenty-iour nours enaing at noon
Blrtns v. A. Alger, vaa vinion, gin:
Samuel A. Corneer. 10Z9 Boutn Twenty-
fourth, boy: Eugene Ferren, 262 Burdette.
girl; Karl Flck, 3l Boutn Twenty-nrst,
boy: Antnony Hanson, uiornson nospuai.
srlrl: Edward W. Johnson. 2408 Chicago.
Doy; uowara uinaquesi. oriy-sevenin ana
Csss. boy:' M. Marnlyama. 1614 f arnam,
boy; James May, 2203 South Eleventh, girl;
David Marienee, Wl uorras, Doy; james A.
McDonald. ISIS North Thirty-second, girl:
Frank J. SutcUffe. Presbyterian hospital.
girl; Lewis Wltlhof, 123 North Fourteenth,
Deaths Jonn Albert Eckerman. 3635 Lin
coln boulevard, 7; Esther M. Oakegard, 971
Nortn Twenty-nrtn avenue, s months; Jo
seph Boye. 2221 William. ft: Glen R. May-
nam VHJ La kinti'eM u mnnfhi1 nmns h'sr r-r
1821 Martha, 17; Infant Larkarlc, 1308 South
Twelfth, I months; May Relnhardt, &M
North Twenty-fourth, I months; Theodore
L. Von Dora, 1027 Marcy, 4; Lela Van
Ness, Fifty-first and Pacific, I months:
Catherine Welch, 124 North Tenth, 68: lid-
ward L Womersley, SOU Leavenworth, 64.
FleklmgT and Canplif Rates to Clear
Lake, la., Via Chicago Great
For parties of ten or more, one fare and
one-third for the round trip, good for ten
days, Tickets on sals dally until Septem
ber X For further Information apply to
H. H. Churchill, G. A.. 1511 Farnam fit
You know Bracelets are the
thing in light jewelry this sea
son. Anticipating the large de
mand we have an unexcelled,
beautiful collection, full lines of
the different styles for you to
choose from. For instance:'
Our solid gold filled seal
bracelet only $2,50 and up.
Our Carmen gold bracelet
$5.00 and up.
And many others. Perfec
tion in artistic style and beau
Remember we are the head
quarters for watches.
Prices Always Moderate.
At the Sign of the Crown
Attention, Members of Apha Camp No.
No. 1, Woodmen of the World.
The funeral of Sir E. E. Womerseley will
take place from the First Baptist church,
Twenty-ninth and Dewey avenue, 4 p. m.,
Sunday, August i. Visiting sovereigns in
vited to attend.
CHARLES UNITT. Clerk.
We are selling any and alt of our
Men's Women's, MIiwb', Boys' and
Children's Tan 6hoes snd Oxfords st
TWENTY-FIVE TER CENT DIS
COl'NT. Notice the celebrated makes
we are ofTertng you. No better shoes
mado ttyn these:
Hanen, Clapp and Boydsn for Ken,
aad Banan, roster and Armstrong for
Hansn's Patent Kid and Patent Colt
Oxfords, i ft!
Hunan' Oun Metal Calf and tt
Kid Oxfords, $5.00 JAJ
Boyden's Gun Metal f 7Sl
Calf, $5 00 J.d-
Bovden's Genuine French A R
Clspp's Gun Metal A S
Calf, $5.60 iu
Ten stvles Oxfords. Gun Metal Calf.
IS? 7 3.75
Six styles Oxfords. Oun Metal Calf,
Patent Colt and Kid, (1(1
100 pairs odds and ends,
$3.60 and $4.00 uxioras
Hansn's Patent Kid. welt
sole Oxfords. $5.00 ,
Hannn's Kid Oxfords, welt
Foster's patent kid Oxfords,
turn and wit sole
Foster's Kid Welt
Armstrong's Patent Colt
Welt Oxfords. $4.00
Five stvles $3.00 Oxfords. Patent
and Gun Metal O
Two lines $2.50 Oxford
turns and welts
$4 and $5 Women's
Tan Shoes . . . .
100 pslrs Women's Chocolate Brown
Tan Lace Shoes,- In turns and welts.
In broken sixes, but still a good as
sortment left. These are all $4 and $5
high grade shoes. Cl Ql)
at one price
DREXEL SHOE CO
1419 Farnam Street.
of Our Values
Will Prove to
THE RELIABLE STORE
We Close at
day at iO p.m.
Antiseptic Female Douche
WZTB GLOBE BfKlT TUBE.
This week only we will offer this famous
Dr. De Mar's Regular $3.00 Antiseptic
Female Douche at $1.60. Come In and
ask to see It, as we know It Is the only
practical Syringe on the market today.
Patented June 1, 1906.
Two-quart Fountain enr
Two-quart Hot Water BAr
Two-quart Hot Water ftf"
Bottles t. ww
(Our special guarantee for one year.)
Two-quart Fountain R'Xr'
BEATON DRUG CO.,
Fifteenth and Farnam Streets.
let Us Quote Ton Prices on Bnbbei Ooods.
YOUR MORNING SMOKE
For the convenience of our customers
who desire a fresh cigar in the morning
Will Open at 6:10 A. M.
MYERS -DILLON DRUG CO.,
, 141th A Farnam Street.
QUAIITY IS NEVER SACRIFICED IN
ORDER TO GIVE
All our special prices are on com
plete lines of dependable merchandise
from our own regular stock, thus In
suring you not only a great saving la
price, but perfect wearing, perfect fit
ting garments. Comparison will prova
the superiority of our garments.
MEN'S OUTING SUITS "
In great assortment of plain color and
fancy mixed materials, double and
single breasted styles worth up to
$5.00 AND $3.75.
$10 MEN'S SUITS, $5.00
The greatest varlet;- of stylish gray and
brown mixed snd plain colors ever
. shown, at our sale price
$15 AND $18 SUITS, $7.50
AND 510.00 .
Handsome blue serges, black thlbots,
clay worsteds, fancy worsteds,
cheviots and casslnieres, single and;
double breasted styles, in two great
$7.50 AND SiO.OO.
MEN'S PANTS regular $3.00 and $4.00 values In all thenewest materials,
colors and patterns, remarkable values 1 QC
at $2.50 and
MEN'S OUTING PANTS our entire stock at sweeping price reductions com
plete lines In all colors and patterns CA
at $2.60, $1.95 and l,f9
BOYS' LONG PANT SUITS worth from $6.50 to $3.00 single or double
breasted styles In plain .and fancy mixed materials 7
clearing sale price, $a.00 and JI J
"Follow the Fiag"
Round Trip Rates
From Omaha to
St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, and 13 ....... . .$14.20
Hot Springs, Ark., daily until Sept. 30th $23.00
From Omaha and Chicago to
Canadian points daily until Sept. 30th, one fare plus $2.00
New England Points, Aug. 8, 22, Sept 5, 19, one fare
pins. ; , . . , ; $2.00
Tickets reading over the Wabash between Chicago
and Buffalo are good on boats across Lake Erie between
Detroit and Buffalo.
Stop-overs allowed Detroit, Niagara Falls, all points
Ask for "Mountain, Lake and Sea" Booklet.
All information cheerfully given at Wabash City
Ticket Office, 1601 Farnam Street.
Call, telephone or write,
HARRY E. MOOHES, C. A. P. W. Wabash R. R.
115 South Sixteenth Street.
Opposite the Boston Store.
DIAMONDS Edaolra. 16th and Harney.
Amongst the Auerbach stook we found a j
tremendous lot of undershirts wltheut '
drawers to match. These undershirts Auer-
bach had marked Sc and SSc, Thejr com-- '
In all sorts of shades and oslora. Including ,
black. We place them on sale tomorrow
at lOo each, stses from 91 to M. You will
find them on the first table as you enter
the store. Remember we have no drawers
onlr shirts, but shirts we have thousands
of them, but in order to give everybody s
chance, we limit each customer to four.
1519-1521 Douglas SL
OMAHA to MINNEAPOLIS and RETURN
ILLinOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD
' "The Short Line to Minneapolis."
ACCOUNT NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT G. A. R.
Tickets on sale August 11, 12 and 13. Long Return Limit.
Leave Omaha, 8:00 a. m,; Arrive Minneapolis, 6:50 p. m.
Leave Omaha, 8:30 p. m-j Arrive Minneapolis, 7:25 a. m.
Tickets good in both Standard and Tourist Sleepers.
City Ticket Office, 1402 Farnam St., Omaha
Regular Price $3.50.
FRY SHOE CO.
16th and Douglas Sts.
10c Cigars for 5c
Flor De Gounod
Flor De Gounod
Flor De Gounod
(or box ot 60.
Per feet 08 Bo
(or box ot 60.
for box ot 60.
tor box of 50.
for box ot 60.
Et Efecto ....
for box ot 60.
Myers-Dillon Drug Co.,
16th and Farnam Sts.
CIT ItATK CICiAK DEALERS
V, B. Oax store Is opsa at S:10 a. m. Ost
jeas smokers before yon fo to work.
READ THE BEST NEWSPAPER
fescrlfce Usceiarlr fas Tfce Bee.
COW-HIDE SUIT CASES. $5.00
We have Just received a shipment of cow
hide Suit Cases which should have reached us
fully four weeks aro. We huve decided to
make them our lender during August. They
are a genuine cow-hide case, with a very
strong and durable steel frame. The most
attractive and serviceable bult Case ever
ottered for the money. tc fl
This month for 3UU
We carry the largest and bent selected stock '
of Trunks, Kult Cases, Traveling Bags and
Kample Cases west of Chicago. We guarantee
the quality the best and the prices the loweut.
OMAHA TRUNK FACTORY
Salesroom and Factory,
1209 Farnam St.
BSVAJB WOSI Or AXL XX2TD8 BOOT.
Missouri, Arkansas, Indian Territory.
Louisiana. New Mexico.
Oklahoma. Texas, . Republic of Mexl60.
August 7th and 21st,
September 4th and 18th.
October ad and 10th,
Aovember 6th and 20ttu
MISSOURI PACIFIC RY. & IRON MOUNTAIN ROUTE.
TOM HUGHES, T. P. T. F. GODFREY, P. T. A
B. C TOWN SEND, General Passenger aad Tk4 Agent,
ST. LOUIS, MO. ,
VQU WILL ENJOY THE DKLimoi'B FKAGKANCE OF A
ALWAYS THE SAME. AMY Alb AUti UIMT.
F. R. IUCE MEXICAN: TILE UUAil CO, ftbuuiUcturcr. SI, LOlIS ,