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THE OMAHA DA ITT BEE: RATOIPAY. AUGUST 11. 1P0G.
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You can save from five to ten
; dollars on your fall suit if you
come to Brandeis Saturday.
Metro's uft Sale
We bought 3,000 suits of nn eastern
maker at practically our own price.
He wanted to close out all bis sum
mer and fall suits at once. All tbese
clothes are up-to-date and high grade.
Rummer and outing suits, two pieces,
all new and very dressy styles also
many 3-piece suits made for early fall
wear. We can fit and satisfy you per
fectly in one of tbese well made suits
at half price or less than half.
Men's Suits, worth up to 922.50
Suits are single or double breast
ed, late popular patterns your
choice Saturday, at
Clearance of All Our
MEN'S ODD SUITS
We will close out our entire stock of odd
pants this month. Many are pants from
spring and summer suit and are worth a,
great deal more than we ask.
All our Men's Two Dollar Pants
go at ..... ... . .
All our Men's Three Dollar Pants
go at . . .
All our Men'a $3.60 and $4.00
Pants, at ,
All our Men's $4.00 and $5.00 Out
' ing Pants, at
Choice of our finest Pants in stock
worth up to $7.60, at
Bought from S.
Btelnfeldt & Co., 600
dosen boys' "Mother'
Friend" Shirt Waist
Blouses and Russian
Blouses $1.25. tl.UO
and 76c values col
lar attached or de
tached made of fin
est madras or French
glngrhem, etc., at S
for a dollar, or, each
Two Big Extra Specials -
BASEMENT CLOTHING DEPT.
One lot of Men's Odd Summer Coats
left over from outing, suits ff 50
and formerly sold at $7.50 II
and $10 go while they last
One lot of Men's Odd Coats and Vesta, f AO
mostly small sizes, all go at l0
Boys' . good wool
cheviot knee pants
are 60c ' ua
Boys Waists and
each . . .
Worth up to 822!!!
C'holre of any liRht weight suit In
the house. Including the Alfred Benja
min make. Bults that sold up to 115.
118 and J22.50
Worth up to $4.50,
Choice of any Outing Pants In the
house Pants that sold for $3.0,
$1.60, $4.00 and $4.60.
Worth up to $2.50,
Men's Soft Shirts with collars at
tached and neckties to match, that
sold for $2.00 and $2.50,
Our big Oxford sale Is the talk
Df the town. . You don't get a
rhsnre like this very often. All
the celebrated mskps. such as the
following, are Included In this BIO
llanan, C'lapp and Boydm FOR
MKX; llanan, Foster and Arm
trong FOR WOMEN.
Ranan'a patent kid
Hanan's gun metal calf.
and kid oxfords $6 . .
Borden's gun metal calf
1519-1521 Douglas St
Boyden's genuine French 4 C
calf $6.60.. f.lJ
Clapp's gun metal A 1 C
calf $6.60. . . f.lJ
Ten styles oxfords, gun metal calf,
patent colt "3 75
Six styles oxfords, gun metal calf,
patent colt and kid QQ
100 pairs odds and ends $3.60
and $4 7 1(1
oxfords t t
Hanan's patent kid welt
aole oxfords $5
Hanan's kid oxfords.
welt sole 14.60
Poster's patent kid oxfords,
ana turn sois
PonWs kid welt
- oxfords $4
Armstrong's patent colt
. .-' welt oxfords $4
Armstrong's welt oxfords
Five styles $3 oxfords, patent colt
inn gun meiai m C
Two lines $2.50 oxfords, f ff
, turns and welts. . . . . . ..1..U
DREXEL SHOE GO,
1419 Farnam St.
Rl IS (A
THE RELIABLE STORE
V- i '
Great Clearing Sale of
FRY SHOE CO.
16th and Doughs 5fi.
It's Just Like This
WE HAVE the choicest fabrics the
beet skilled tailors most competent
cutters and tempting price to make
good our boast hat Nlcoll leads for
best taJIoiing at nominal cost.
i Butt and extra Trousers for the 'price of
suit aloe this month. "
RIVAL SCALES ON THE SPIT
foledo and Dayton Concerns Put to Teit
f ' v of Their Honesty. . ' "
ONE LOSING MUST. GET. OUT. OF OMAHA
Mayor Dahlraaa Sara Each Will Hare
Fair Chance, but Neither
Caa Cheat People of
. Tale Cltr.
"The hearing of rival computing scale
manufacturers before Mayor D&hlmun
started at 11 o'clock Friday morning In his
office and at 12:30 an adjournment was
taken until the afternoon, - there having
been no actual demonstrations of the
weighing habits of aii;. scales up to that
The afternoon was taken up by Mr. Theo
bold In demonstrations ' and arguments to
show that the Dayton scale errs iri comput
ing fractions of a pound. The other side
will take Its case up Saturday morning and
It looks as though the hearing may laat
' The session Is the result of charges pre
ferrtd by the Toledo Cotnputlng Scale ooin
pany against types .of. .weighing .devices
manufactured by the Computing Scale coin
pany of rayton, U., and Is part of a
national fight between the two concerns
which has bora In progress several -years
with the Toledo people as aggressors.
Following the condemnation by John
Grant Prgg, local Inspector of weights and
, measures, , of several Dayton, or Money
weight scales. In a downtown butcher shop.
General Manager 'Henry Theobold of the
Toledo house sent a letter to Mayor
Pahlmsn. charging specifically that the
Tfeytontfnade apparatus was dishonest and
manufactured and sold with Intent to de
ceive the purchaser and rob him of a cent
or two ram- every ' purchase. Manager
E. WS Ray of the Dttyton company canto
to Omaha and endeavored to prove that his
scales were all right.- The mayor spent
, a day with him making the rounds of meat
- markets in h effort to satisfy himself of
the)' truth. Theobold offered to demonstrate
the. crookedness of the Dayton scale and
.'the toiayor decided to give him a chance
, to ie It.
Lawyers aaeV Aareats Preaeat.
, ' Both sides had lawyers and various rep
raseatailves present, besides the general
maaagers. Attorney T. J. Nolan handling
the Vagal end of the Toledo company's af
. fairs and Attorney' M. K Learned those of
the ether concern. At the outset Mr. Bay
' m4e ebargee against the Toledo scale to
the effect that it la set. to weigh from one
to three ounces .less than a pound, but. at
the request of Mayor Dahlman, declined to
put the chargea In writing.
Dayton scale, bearing the seal of the
city ot 106, waa produced and Manager
. Theobold talked for aa hour about the con-
teat brought against the scale, which he
' characterised as a thieving device. Besides
ctrealars issued by Its sellers to the effect
that It would save the retailer I cents nut
of every dollar Iq handling meat at cost
prVos, he produced a copy of the instruc
tion hook for agents together and then sep
arately and impressed upon the prospective
'8 mind the fact that the aggre
money value shown of the combined
1 rafts separately was greater than the
weight of the articles In bulk. '
' ' rlaoreh Set Wrens. '
Mr. Theobold ' said he did not charge
that the weights were not adjusted prop
arty, hut that the figures of the computlag
set perpoeely to defraud the
ut ef the correct weight; fur
Make Your Selection
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Now from the Very
TAN and BLACK
$3.50. $4 and 55 SHOES
TO CLOSE OUT
WILuIm jkHREMO SONS.
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Ifs plain sailing
with a Kodak
daylight all the
Before yon start come in and
see the new things from the
Brownie Cameras, 11.00 to 9.o0.
Kodaks, $iM to 1105.00.
Kodak Tank Developers for Daylight De
velopment, 240 to 160.
Eastmaa N. C Film and Everything lor the
Robert Dempster Co.,
Men's Odd Coats and Vests
$7.50 to $10 Values at $1.95 and $2.95
A grvnt lot of odd Coats and
Yosts, mostly in sizes 34, 33, 3(3 j
ami 37, will he lilaoed on sale,
Saturday at almost gift prices.
These garments are left from
suits in our own regular stock,
the pantt of which have been
sold, are well madv, good styles,
worth $7.50 to $10.00, greatest
bargains ever known, at our
clearing sale 4 QC O QC
Come early aa they cannot laat long at
these prices. Bone larger slies in lot.
1!S "Men's Suits 7s-5o
Medium and light weight Suits,
in plain or fancy mixed fabrics,
well tailored with good linings
; trud trimmings, un- H JTAC
matched values." at. . atlU"Vw
Men's Outing Suits No place In Omaha will you find the equal of our stock
either in variety or value, all newest Bhades and patterns, single or douhla
breasted, worth up to $12.60, on sale. yjfj QQ y
Men's Outing rants. In Tlalds, stripes, fancy mixed and plain colors, well made
and worth up to $4.00, in two lots Saturday, -J 95 2 95
Boy's and Children's Suits at Great Price
ItUUblllllJe UUV I UK. IH JflVYe JCC IVill
Street Window Display.
Don't Miss This
You are fitted by arrad-
uate of Europe at tho
loweet possible charge, to introduce our
work. These glasses will relieve defect
of vision which causes headache, nervous
ness, red and inflamed lids, crossed eyes,
blurrlns-. etc. Satisfaction guaranteed.
993 X. T. Life Bldg. Tel. 6S78.
We are ready to fit you in net
fall's fashions, because we are here
with the goods.
$3.50 or $4.00
will dress your feet in styles ahead
of the average season.
Be a pacemaker by leading In shoe
styles irom me
Walk-Over Shoe Store,
1521 Farnam 8t.
Ed 8. Thompson, the Walk-Over
St2?s: G, 7, 10, 104 and 11
Best Values Ever Offered In
YOUR MORNING SMOKE
For the convenience of our customers
who desire a fresh cigar In the mornlns
WU1 Open at 6:10 A. M.
MYERS-DILLON DRUG CO.,
Ittth Farnasn Street.
t her mo re, that it was possible to set them
correctly, so there could be no chance for
He said he expected a libel suit In Omaha
following those in other cities where he
had attacked the rival scale.
Msyor Dahlman assured both side they
would receive a fair deal and that which-,
ever waa proven wrong deserved to be
driven out of Omaha. If tho Dayton scales
were proven dishonest, he said he In
tended to do all in his power to accomplish
this end. They are extensively used here.
Manager Ray gave notice 'that he pro
posed to ask permission to demonstrate
the truth of his charges against the To
ledo scale. by actual demonstration.
It was pointed out that the computing
scale, which sells by value and not by
weight, is a comparatively new device and
that municipal and state laws generally do
not guard against it.
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We Are Going to Make a
Specialty of Our L013 Last
ing Steel Range This Fall
Our Range will last from twenty years
to a life time. It won't need repairing In
elsht to ten years. We are going to sell
any size at 500 down and (6.00 or
month, or cut the price for cash.
Law Rate Kseareloa ta Mew York. City.
On August tt and 2 the Nickel PUte
road will sell tickets to New York City
and return, at rate of one fare plus ti.on,
from Chicago. Return limit, September t.
leaving New York City. For detailed in
formation call on or address John T. Cala
han, general agent. 'No. 107 Adams street,
t "" ev.aii i 1
U: -r $ if
August 11, 12, 13
MINNEAPOLIS Z $7.35
August 11, 12, 13
Spaslal Q. A. R. Train August 11
MILWAUKEE Z $8.00
"THE BEST OP EVERYTHING."
: THE ONLY DOUBLE TRACK ROUTE.
CITY OFFICES 1401-1403 FARNAM STREET
Specials in standard table supplies at prices that speak
for themselves. We offer you the purest, freshest frroceriea and
meats at the lowest possible price all the time.
KB AT DEPT.
Chuck Steak, three pounds
Round Steak, three pounds
Sirloin Steak, per
Oood Boiling: Beef, per
Chuck Roast, per
Rib Roast, per
Fresh Dressed Chickens, per
Fresh Dressed Spring: Chickens, r
. per pound "
20 lbs. Pure Cane Granulated
it lb. Sack Pnrlty Flour the
Lantre Orocery Co's. best 4 (
every ssck warranted Ilu
Apples, fancy hand picked, (E.
per peck IOC
Peaches, fancy large Free- OCr
stone, per basket "v
Fancy Martlet t "Pears, ' orj
per dosen VfC
Watermelons, extra large
Sweet Corn, per
Lars Juicy Lemons, per
Pi Hioet. fresh and big,
per peck .'
Cucumbers, per OEn
New York Cream Cheese,
per pounn .
tiai Meai, per 11i-
nice, taney japan, per
Grape Nuts, per
b. Rum ford Baking '
1 lb. Package Corn
CoftVe, good drink,
Iced Tea, per
Tha l rttfaf:eA.A.rA 24th and Cuming St..
Telephone Douttlaa 1530.
rm Voik Tasa Kaaataa-.
NEW YORK. Aug. 10-A large pur
eentage of tbe railroad lug boats affected
by the strike Wednesday night of several
hundred deck baada were running to&a.
There Is no other line of merchandise
under the sun on whii-h tto many people
are fooled, and on which It Is aa eajiy to
fool people as on steel range. Our ranga
are lime tried and Are tested and ore war
ranted to be the largent lasting steel rane
made. People who buy thm know thai,
and buy them because they dun t take
chunces. . j
The Sloe tzel Stove Co.
714 So. lElbSt-
f f. mm
The Perfect Beei
Because or it parity, healthfulnesa and unsur
The lady with a case or COLD TOP ia al
ways prepared for unexpected guests, for
what could be more welcome when trie
weather la hot than a glass of cool sparkling
foamcreasted Gold Top.
We will send a case to your home.
AND RETURN THROUGH
You Will Ragrat It If you miss
Mt. Shasta and Sacramento. Galley
San Francisco and Golden Gate
Yosemlte Valley and Big Trees
Santa Cruz and Paso Robles
Del Monte and Monterey Bay
Santa Barbara and Los Angeles
Lucln "Cut-Off" across Great Salt Lake
TnE ROAD TO CALIFORNIA
CITY TICKET OFFICE, 1824 FARNAM ST.
I'hone Douglas 834
Cleanliness and Quality
aa e t Omaha Headquarters.
Tal. No. 8, South Omaha, una Main street. Tel. .
are the two important factors of the Central Markets. We
pride "ourselves on 'having the cleanest shops in the city
and when it comes to'quality, we are the recognized leaders
of choice meats.
SOME SATURDAY SPECIALS.
Spring Chickens, fresh dressed, per pound . . . . 17VaC
Pork Loins, per pound 9VC
Young Mutton Legs, per pound 7Y20
Rib Roast, per pound 80
Pot Roast; per pound. . . 7c and 5c
Boiling Beef, 10 pounds for 25c
N. E- rfr. lth and Capitol Ave
Telephone Louga 1798.
N. W. for. lth and Harney Sts.
Telephone Duuglas gSti.
Drug Store Bargain Sale
. We are still knifing the prices on many lines indiscrimi
nately. Our SPECIAL FOR SATURDAY ONLY will be
One Lot Papeteries at. -t Af
Worth from 85o to 5. sa
One Lot Papeteries at IQ.
Worth from 36c to SOo. .
Plenty of good bargain l;i rubber goods' left.
HOWELL DRUG CO.,
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