Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, October 24, 1908, NEWS SECTION, Page 2, Image 2
TITE OMAHA DAILY BEE: SATURDAY. OCTORER 24. 1903. "U Dong. Both rhoiil Bleach All Septa. Ind. AM41. j RIVERS ARE OUT OF BANRi 1 SATURDAY COMMENCING AT 9 A. M. ATURDAY Continued Rain in Southern Kansas Cause Heavy Loss. MUSKOGEE HAS NO FUEL OAS rrerlflninn (on(lri SMtnlr-Tm Honrs Mm out tnlnterrnpteil In Oklahoma Train erTloe Almost Phut Off. M EVERY TRIMMED HAT IN OUR GREAT MILLINERY STOCK WILL GO ON SALE AT JUST . 7 i MaiJlff IP IPI1(C(B Half price in this store means that the original sell ing price has been cut square in two. The hundreds of hats in this sale represent the very latest styles and the finest kind of workmanship. In fact this depart ment has outclassed all previous efforts this season by showing the swellcst creations that have ever been 0 viewed by Omaha women. Ww Included are beautiful velvet hats trimmed with ostrich plumes and tailored hats. The very hat you need for any occasion is here in black or colors. Hats from $7.00 to $50.00. SATURDAY AT HALF PRICE Glove Specials for Saturday wm 16-button Glace Kid Gloves an overseani glove of fine quality; In black, white, tan and brown. You have paid $4.00 for no better than these, Saturday's special $2.98. 12-button Glace Kid Gloves full pique made, Paris Point stitching, in tan, brown and black, worth up to $3.50, Saturday's special $2.69. 8-button Glace Kid Gloves full pique, Paris Point stitching. An excellent value for $2.50; In black or white, Saturday's special $1.98. 6-button Glace Kid Gloves In black, brown, tan and red, made with shirred wrist. A good style when you need Just a little more length than a Short glove. Regular 1475, Saturday's special $1.49. Buy Umbrellas Saturday and Save You can be sure of qualities here ,even though it is a reduced price; this is not the case in most stores. Women's 26-inch black union taffeta, silk unbrellas with tapeu edge, fancy handles of gun metal, horn, sterling sliver and natural wovd, regular price $2.50 and fine value at that price, extra special Saturday, each $2.00. , Children's good, durable umbrellas, plain or fancy handles. Regular price $1.25, Saturday, each 98c. Women's fine black silk umbrellas with selvedge edge, beautiful fancy handles, with sterling and pearl mountings or plain handles, If you prefer. A fine umbrella at $4.00, special in Saturday's sale, at, each $3.00. Saturday Specials ' At Muslin Underwear Department A few odd sizes In flannelette gownB in Satur day's sale, at, each 50c. A small quuntlty of flannelette gowns in pink and whits or blue and white, extra value, Satur day, at, each 75c Also a special lot of flannelette gowns, at, each $1.00. Special value in hemstitched Bretelle bib apron, Saturday, at, each 25c. SATURDAY CANDY Saturday Silk Special 27-inch Lining Silk Only 39c a Yard This popular lining silk is softer and lighter weight than taffeta It is the ideal lining silk. Specially adapted for lining and drop skirts of the new Mescaline and Sapho Silks and Dlrec tolre Satins, also for light weight silk and wool fabrics. Colors are brown, tan, navy, castor, royal blue, gray, scarlet, cardinal, reseda and hunter's green. Special price for Saturday per yard 39c. Hosiery to Wear Right Now SPECIAL Extra Balduff's delicious "Sun Beam . Kisses," regular price 40c a' pound. Special 4 all day Saturday and evening at, per pound, 1 . 1 .A , only nuc t Bargain Square In Basement At this time of the year one begins to feel the need of heavier cotton hose. We are ready to fill every need. Women's black cotton hose, medium weight, indestructible quality, doubls soles; 25c per pair. Women's black cotton hose, made from fine sea island cotton, have double soleB and toes; 39c per pair. - , Remnants of mercerized fast black Sateen regular 1 5c quality, at 10c p(;r yard. Remnants of 10c bleached cotton flannel nt 5c per yard. J FREE LESSONS IN ART EM BROIDERY EVERY DAY FROM 2 TO 5 P. M. L B-10-23-08. ATTEND THE GREAT SALE OF MEN'S UNDERWEAR SATURDAY. HITCHCOCK ENRUUTE WES1 (Continued from First Fage.) turbine comlltlins ninonK the laboring men In tli commi-rt lal centers of the state, but the approach of .the rlec'lion Jius led them to appreciate that the republican party Is the one to b relhd upon for a speedy re turn to prosperous times and tliut Taft can. do Immeasurably more fur them than Uryan." Mr. Williams added that the negroes :t tho Btat' will vote the repuhl can tuk.t Me nt d that Ih-Te are some local troubles, but he U confident that these will not in- Urfere with the national or tttite tickets. TAFT AM) K A I It II K M TO TALK Republican Candidal Will Reach In dianapolis Tonlaut. INDIANA POLLS, Ind., Oct. J3.-Vpon the arrival of William H. Tafl In Indiana polla this evening It Is planned to have a. great demonttration. which will Include a parade. All the nearby cities have arranged to send a large delegation, and the Indiana- polls republicans are expected to turn out In sreat numbers. Mr. Taft will probably make three speeches and will be Joined In his talks by Vice-President Fairbanks and Congressman Overstreet. The principle nddress will be made at University park, directly opposite the new statue of Ben jamin Harrison, which la to be unveiled In a few days. From the steps of the Col umbian club the next address will be made, and the last talks of the evening will be In the courthouse yard. IIHVAN GOES THKOIGH DElAWtllE Demucrnlle Candidate Makes Flylna; Trip an Coast. WILMINGTON. Del., Oct. 23.-A large crowd gathered at. the Pennsylvania rail road station here today to see William J. Uryan. Mr. Hryan la today enroute to New Jersey, where he will deliver numerous speeches. lie did not wake until 10 o'clock. Much fatigued as the result of his labors In Ohio and West Virginia, he retired at 10:30 o'clock last night Immediately after speaking at Roncreverte, W. Va.. He thus I had more than eleven hours sleep and was much refreshed In consequence. The Itinerary for today provides for stops nt Trenton, Iambertville, Frenchtown, Mil ford, Phlllipsburg, Haniton Junction. While House, Somerville, Hound Brook, Ellxabeth port, Perth Amboy, New Brunswick, wind ing up at Newark at 8:30 tonight. POOR SEnVICB CAl'SB OP DEFEAT People of Cleveland Reject Franchise Ilecaase of This. CLEVELAND, Oct. ES. Complete returns from every precinct In the city In the referendum election of yesterday show that the so-called Security street railway fran chise was defeated by the narrow margin of (V'5 votes. The total number of votes cast was 76.893, with 37,614 in favor of the franchise and 88.24 against It. As a result of the fitlure of the people to approve the grant the entire street railway sywtem of the etty will revert to the Cleveland Rail way company. The defeat of the franchise was doubtless brought about by what was held to be the Inadequate and unsatlsf actory service ren dered by the Municipal Traction company, the holding company, which operated the lines on a 3-cent fare basis. The rate of fare to be charged by the Cleveland Rail way company will not be announced until after a meeting of the directors, which is expected to take place tooay. van.., 1 Business Expansion Sale Yesteday we told of unusual prepara tions in the several departments for a great demonstration of the supremacy of this store in all Lilliputian lines. Yesterday we told of unequaled values in girls' coats and dresses today we're telling of boys' fine suits, overcoats and reefers underpriced. Boys' stiits for all ages from 2l,2 to 1G yrs., in new styles and fabrics. Junior Xoj folks, sailor suits, Russian suits, for the boys up to 8 years; military and plain Nor folks for boys 8 to 16 years. Fabrics are cheviots, tweeds and fancy worsteds, in gray, brown and green shades. If -you want to know what real boys' clothing looks like and how it wears, 6ee fl C these and buy them during this sale. P J Boys' reefers and overcoats for ages 2 V to 14 yrs, la nobby styles and new colorings, cf handsome - cheviot overcoatings. Button to neck, belted coats and reefer for the small boys; top coata and reef era for boyt up to 14 year. These are high class garments and represent a aub- atantlal saving In thla business-getting sal ,$5 Everything . ' a Boy ". Ever Wears. ;NSON THQRNE CO. 1515 1317 DOUCaJUrtfDECF KisSiJfit III J CABINET MEMBERS WILL TALK Every Member of President's Official Family to Take Stnmp. WASHINGTON, Oct. 23.-As a result of today's cabinet meeting every member of the president's official family will go out some time next week to make political speeches In the states where there Is doubt as to the outcome of the ram palpi In favor of Judge Taft. The presi dent earnestly discussed the situation with six members of his cabinet and at the end of tho meeting It was lenrned that each of these officials next week will make sev eral campaign speeches. Postmaster General Meyer will leave here Sunday next and will speak at Paulding and Sandusky, O., Uelaire, Md., Trenton, N. J., and Boston. The campaign engagements tn Virginia of Senator Depew have been cancelled and the senator will take the stump In more states. Secretary Root, who will speak In New York Cl;y next Saturday n!ght. will nlso speak In Cincinnati next Wednesday night and at Toledo on Thursday night. Secretary Cortnlyou will speak In New York City next Thursday night. Secretary Wright will speak In Baltimore. Went Virginia will be visited by Secretary Metcalf next week. Attorney General Bonaparte will make two speeches In New York City. The other members of the cabinet. Secre taries Wilson, Straus and Garfield, at pres ent are on speaking tours. Secretary Root, when asked whether the fact that he was being sent to Ohio was not an admission on the part of the ad ministration that the situation there was in danger for the republicans, admitted that the Ohio situation was somewhat "split up." rr .. ,...,.... a v i i , I I lit- ii;iirinijr v. Sftctl uin opinion refuiu. ing the situation In New York state. He said that New York was absolutely safe for Judge Taft and that It would give him almost as large a vote as It gave President Koosevelt In 1904. ' Secretary Metcalf will speak at Charles ton, W. Vs., October JO, and Secretary Wright at Baltimore October 30. Mr. Wright has already arranged to speak at Richmond October 28. KANSAS C1TT. Mo.. Oct. 23. -A cold rnln, n-Ued with sleM. fell here this mnrn 'n, and the preclyl'ntl -n was general throughout northwestern M'ourl and southeastern Kansas. In Oklahoma City, where tin rainfall has been exceedingly heavy for the last week, 3 01 Inches of rain had fallen In the Inst twenty-four hours, and the rnln continues today, with no promise of abatement. Similar condi tions prevailed In the vicinity of Fort Worth, Tex., where slightly over two Inches of water had fallen since yesterday morning. Springfield, Mo., repirted R slight rain fall, the heaviest part of the storm belns west of there. At St. Jcseph. Mo., there w-ere flurries of snow. Local Weather Ob server Cor.tior says the low temperature may change the rain Into a snow or sleet. Rain for Seventy-Two Honrs. BARTLE8VILI.K. Ok.. Oct. ?3.-The Caney river today was two feet higher here than at any time since 18SB. Rain has been falling nlong Its valley almost constantly for the last seventy-two hours. Bartlesvllle Is cut off from communication with the outside world except by Interur ban electric line service. The railroad bridge across the Cany river, used Jointly by the Santa Fe and Missouri, Kansas A Texas railroads, has been greatly dam aged by the flood. North Bartlesvllle Is under four feet of water. Mnskoaee Without Gas. Mt'SKOQEE, Okl., Oct. 23.-Twenty thou sand persons shivered. In a. cold north wind In Muskogee this morning wlthcut break fast or fire as a result of the wnshlng out during the right of a gas main across the Arkansas river hern. There has been a steady downpour of rain here for thirty eight hours and this morning It was still raining. Several railroad bridges have been washed away and many passenger trains are stalled near here. Verdlarla River Utah. COFFEY VI L.LE, Kan., Oct. 23.-Th'e flood situation In southern Kansas today was not Improved. North of Coffeyvllle the Verdigris river continued to rise, and this morning lacked only a foot of reaching the mark of 1904, which was the highest known for twenty-five years. Many persons have been compellejj to leave their homes In the north, east and southeast parts of Coffey vllle, where the lar.d Is low. Forest Park is covered with two feet, of wuter. All the way from Neodesha and Inde pendence south to Coffeyvllle, the Verdi gris has spread out until It covers thou sands of acres of farm lands, doing vast damage to corn In the fields. Only" One Road Itnsslsg. The Missouri Pacific was the only rail road that was able to bring a train Into Coffeyvllle this morning. This was the passenger train from Kansxs City. The Missouri, Kansas & Texas tracks, north east of this city, and the Santa Fe tracks, between here and IJberty. are both so deep under water that no trains can get through. The service on the Mlourl Pa cific line, east and west, through Coffey vllle, also has been abandoned. West bound' trains on the latter road get no farthel than Chetops, and the eastbound trains cannot reach beyond Caney. The Santa Fe also Is out between Independence and Cherryvale. Early today the Missouri Pacific ran sev- i eral coal cars on Its bridges In the bot toms east of Coffeyvllle In an effort to save the bridges from being washed out. I The river Is still rising nt 10 o'clock this i morning at Independence and Neodesha. and more serious conditions were expected here. Fifth Day of Rnln. Tt'LSA. Okl., Oct. 23. Rain still fell In Tulsa today, marking the fifth consecutive day of almost Incessant rain. Following n heavy hall and wind storm last nltfht, the temperature fell 4o degrees. The Arkansae river hero fell two feet from 6 o'clock to midnight last night, but today had risen again to the highest point reached yester day, and at noon was still coming up. Much debris Is passing here In the Arkan sas. A four-room house went by this morr.lng. All trains are delayed, with serv ice on th St. Louis & San Francisco to the southwest annulled. The Missouri, Kansas & Texas and Fort Smith & South ern trncks are under water at many places The oil fields In this part of the stute are still badly crippled as a result of the high water. The Tulsa water works plant la threatened and a sang of men Is busy building dlki-s around It. Shady Mountain SALE At She Bfl Never in the ordinary course of business ha3 any mer cantile house ever disposed of such seasonable and up-to-date clothirg, shoes and furnishings as this store. These premises are soon to be vacated. The goods have got to be sold, and sold quickly. Usually merchants wait until the first of the year, and perhaps make a small reduc tion for their goods. Here you have the beginning of the season to make your purchase for goods that we are dispos ing of less than cost, simply because we are FORCED OUT OF BUSINESS StlTS $.8 We are placing on sale over 00 suits. These suits come In every Imaginable shade. They comprise the brand of suits which we always sold at $9.00, $10.00 and $11.50. They aro made right up-to-date. We put this low figure on these goods to move them quick. Be sure and look these over. You will be surprised at these values. SI ITS . At $9. 98 you wilt see the greatest line of merchan dise ever sold In Omaha at the price. These goods all bear tickets showing the price which thev were Intended to sell at before we were romczD out or bus iness." No suit In this lot marked to sell under $22. BO. They are posi tively sold at a loss at $9.98. OYKUCOATS $.8.- Swell, all wool O'Cmits. cuffs on sleeves -nifty tailoring. Tailored by men who know. These goods were made to re tail at $20.00. sale price $.S5. OVKHCOATH $7.85 At $7.85 every ciiHt cost us more than what we ask. We have a thou sand coats to select from. This is a great time for a bargain. These coats are supposed to sell at $14.00 ami $15.00. Our price $T.R5. Bargains! Bargains! No houae could afford to sell such goods at prices quoted below and break even. We don't take value In consideration. REM EM HER. WE ARE FORCED OIT OE RI SINESS. CALL. YOU W'lLL XOT BK DISAP- It)I.TEI. 25c Knee Pants for Ho $1 50 all wool Underwear for 690 $1.00 Outing Flannel Night Robes, for 46o $1.00 alt wool heavy Un derwear for 49o $1.00 worsted Sweater Coats for 490 $2.60 all wool Sweater Coats for 91.lt $3.50 Marten-Cotts' pure Fur Hats for . .fl.39 John B. Stetson's $5. $ and $7 grades for $3.98 $1.00 Hlue and Brown Flannel Shirts for 78c 76c extra heavy black Sateen Shirts for 49c $1.00. $1.50 and $2.00 Shirts. Including Monarch-Lion brand, Man hattan, for 49o $1.00 soft Mn'lras Shirts, cuffs attached for 89o 50c Shirts for 890 2fic Suspenders for ,.14o Hoys' 10c Suspenders So 75c working mitts and gloves 40 Heavy Rock ford Hose, pair 13 2.00 working pants, for $1.30 9.60 suit cases, solid cow hide 84.60 $7.60 trunks $5.48 $5.00 trunks $2.08 $5.00 Selz Royal Ulue Bhoes $2.85 50c fleece underwear for 3Q $4.00 patent leather shoes $1.08 $3.50 vlcl kid Selz hoes $1.08 $2.50 dress shoes tor $1.40 $3.00 all wool union suits $1.08 BARGAINS IN LADIES' GOODS 'Ladles 15c Hobo 6t Ladles' 75c union suits. . . .,.30 $12.00 and $15.00 silk underskirts for $5.08 $8, $10 and 12 Skirts $4.08 60.00 near seal and electric seal Jackets $20.75 $65.00 genuine astrachan Jackets for $20.75 $35.00 long black kersey coata, lined throughout with imported squirrel fur $16.85 Ladles' $10.00 long wool coats for $4.08 Ladies' $18.00 long wool coats for $0.08 Ladles' $35.00 long wool coats for $14.08 Ladles' genuine Ruaslan squirrel mufrs, regular price $12.50 for $6.15 Genuine $12.50 squirrel scarfs for $4.08 $12.00 Coney scarfs $3.48 $3.50 fur scarfs f)8 $2.50 fur scarfs 70? 36 MR nam St. Big sal chrysanthemums at lOe Satur day at Brandels. Open Till Ten Saturday. SNOW FALLS NEAR TOPEKA Ceatral Sectloa of Kansas Has Enoagh I It to Delay the Tratas. TOPEKA, Kan., Oct. M.-Snow had I fallen almost constantly over this section j i of Kansas lor the twelve hours ending this morning and Weather Director Jen nings then reported a fall of nearly four Inches, much of which nieltsd Quickly. The temperature reached SI degrees. Trains wero delayed. park in Tulsa Is under ten reel of wutr. Only One "IiHOMO Ut'l NIIVF,.' That Is Laxative llinmo Quinine. J,onk for the signature of E. W. Grove. I'sed the world over lo Cure a Cold In One Day. 25c. DEATH RECORD. RU-hard Dibble. BKATRICK. Neb., Oct. 23 -fHpeclnU-Richard Dibble, one of the earliest pioneers of Oue county, died ot an early hour this morning at his home six miles northwest f Beatrice, after an Illness of ten days of typhoid fever, aged 72 years, lie was born in England and came to America wlvn a boy. He settled In Gage county August 2, 18, and has lived on the old homestead continuously ever since comlr. to the state. He made the trip west by ox team and passed through Beatrice when there were not more than half a d'len houses in the town. For years he was engaged In the sheep raising business and at one time was considered among the leadlrg stockmen of Nebraska. He was one of the oldest members of the Masonic lodge of this city and belonged to tho Nebraska Territorial Pioneers' association and the Clage County Old Settlors' association. He always took an active part In the annual meetings of the pioneers and has for years been a regular attendant at the galherirjg of territorial pioneers at Lincoln. He was a neighbor of Daniel Freeman, the first homesteader. Deceased leaves a widow and five children, one son and four daugh BLMI1M.I HUP il fun li ii.ii.li! Saturday Bargains 25c Beaton's Cold Cream. .15? 40c Beaton's Cold Cream. .25c fFor chapped hands and lips. 25c Velvet Cream 17c Keeps the skin free from chapsl 25c Meridor Cream 19( 75c 4711 Cold Cream 40e 50c Elderf lower Cream 29( 50c Orange Flower Cream. .29 25c Sanitol Cream 19c 25c Janice Cold Cream 16c 'J5c Pond's Extract Cream. .19c 50c Casavera Cream 39( 1 1 ilsappearlng Cream 1 25c Woodbury's Facial Cream for ". 19c 75c Perfection Cold Cream.. 17c BEATOH DRUG CO. 15th and Farnam. What's Your Guess? Every person who takes a meal at Tolf Hanson's basement restaurant may gness the number who visit there during the day. Th nearest guess wins a meal book. (Every day this week.) Tolf Hanson's Lunch Room The most attractive, brightest, airiest and most economical lunch room iu Onialin. Rdaeator Boys' Ikoti, Saturday, boys' Educator shoes, slses 1 to 6H. regular price, $2.75; Saturday. ;.26. Slses I to 1SH regular price, 12 28; Satur day. tl-76. BENSON & THORNE CO., Lilliputian Baiaar. ft. A ft Finest of horn grown, freshly picked chrysanthemums, lwe each Saturday at Hrandela, PMONC Doug. MM YaoMi Independent A14I1 ADVANCED VAUDEVILLE UXTVnX TODAY SilS. TOJTCOKT til Th roar rords, afidgley and Carlisle, Ivtna-Clmaroa Trio, Btrurl and fteeiey, Bdwla UWU. Mr. Mxs. Ooamally, 1am sad Tkt, and JLlaoarome. TOT- Ourtal will rise gilt snary toaUUU ViWNi 100. SBo and Wo. These lilustery days remind us that our light-weight clothes have been called in. We sell the "comfy" kind of 6uits and over coats at this shop at $20 to $40.' Those at $25 are unusually at tractive. Drop in and talk it over . W. T. HOURKK, Men's Fashion Shop 319 So. lGth St. Table d'Hote Dinner AT Till: Chesapeake 1..10-U' limVAlin HTRKKT, Sunday FROM 11 A. M. TO li r. M. Dinner 6"c. Music by Mace Orchestra Songs by Mr. llangauer. IHtlEMETI. Boyd's Xticater I TOSTIOXT AMO I1TUID1T Matinee Saturday. 8. B. ft Z.e Sbnbert (lno.) present THE DBAMATIO gEMSATIOW THE WITCHING HOUR AMI IEMKMK. KMlfw THEATER illVUVl tao.3Sc.SOo.7So TOBTIbST Vltrail IATUDAt, An Idyl of tne BootUem Kills The Moonshiner's Daughter AsTD T lo.ooo PAwemo "COtCTreTy. COMSAT Viewer of Th ftaaoa, Starting Sunday, Oct. 25 Joseph M. Ooltes presents T b-KsTBATIOVAX. MUBICZ.I. COMEDY THE THREE TWINS COM3HO TOP Of TBI 'WOILD, BURWOOD Phones-Doug. I S01: lnd A ltd 3d to tad, Conaeou ttva Firf ormtnrj. 3d Twrnaway Week of Worl4-lnicuM4 CeuMSjr 1 ME DEVIL "Every American womai should see this wonder ful nlay Dorothy Dis, In New York Journal. Ms Is., Taes., Thurs.. Bat. BOsTDAT 3d Week of TU BITUk Thuri..Frl..Sit., Oil. 23-30-31. "."c" WarfTelD In Hi Natabla Artlstl Trltunah THE IY1UGIC MAGTCR frlces It to, tl II 60. II. Contrary to re port, plenty of food seats unsola fur etrj ptrformanc v V 1 i A.