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CHURCH CALLS FOR PASTORS
Tjnber ' cf Minuter Decreasing,
While Members Increase.
KA1TIST BICH, LABORERS IXW
"w KitknUI MeGIMa lata
F areata Daisaf- Present tag "
'. tUi . Matter Their
. ..-. . Calldrea. .
1"K membership of the Protesisnt Evan
tUYl Charch of th Vntted State hss
rocra4 A and fraction of 1 per rent
n tha kutt twlv years, and the number
of youns; am In thirty of tha leading theo
logical ewtalnarie af Uia country preparing
themselves for the ministry hss decreased
t per cetit la tha aama period, during
which tha population of tha United Statu
baa Increased M per cent.
Tbea statistics were preaented by Rv.
Nathaniel McOlffm. D. D.. at Lowe Are
on rreabrterlan church yesterday morning
n sermon on "Tha Attitude of tha Church
Toward tha Calling of tha Ministry.". It
r the) day of prayer for colleges 'set
aside by tha general assembly of the Pres
byterian church, when palors are asked
to praeant this ruetlrm. ' '
tr. MoOlffln held up theea figures-
etnireh mmhrshlp Incrass of IS per cent
tnd a population Were of M per cent
a answer to the argument that, the church
la not reaching out. He admitted It was'
not doing all h should da, but affirmed that
It waa doing ft grant deal and was advan
cing tha cause of Christ.
Dn, WeGlffm based his discourse on the
taarti Pray ya tharafora tha Lord of the
Harvest;' that lie sand forth laborers Into
Ha laid upon tha church and tha parents
who are members of tha church "a solemn
V responsibility of impreeslnf the Iraport
ane of the ministry of Christ upon tha
Wbat at tit niinr
Pointing to the heavy, increase In the
church' membership and tha algntflcant de
crease la tha number of men entering the
ministry. Dr. afoGKfln said:
"Look ahead twenty years, and at this
rat wher irlll W gat men to fill our pul
pit and pre at-h to our children the un
searchable riches of Christ T Who will meet
tha eharjanga of our fast growing cities,
our frontier town and village of the magic
treat, outhwest, northwest! Who will
obey th last command of Jesus, and carry
tha gospel to tha whole creation? Who, If
oot our aoos and daughters?
"W bear talk of tha church loalng Its
powen Not sot Never more militant than
today. W coma short, but, mark you, the
pulpit aad pew rn tbeaa last twenty-five
year have mortised the truth and love of
Ood Into a 'hundred forms of civic and na
tional righteousness: of temperance, of
business, of social custom, of humanitarian
Ism, of real brotherhood. There are over
W, 000,000 member of Christ's church In this
country, and In kplta of their faults (who
haa them not? they dominate with perineal-
truth the press, forum, the halls of
legislation, the courts of law, and, -yea.
even business. Why not? Business men
are today vital force In tha Chrlatlsn re
ligion. Today, ever. In the midst of
these men and forces, stands-tha called of
God. Called to what? Issue of the body,
mind and soul.
' Call ta Areas.
"A call ta the 'ministry is a call to arms
prayer of Ood to a son of His image to
meet Him half way. It is a challenge to a
young man of the church to put on the
armor of a Christian knight and enter a
ruead which la aface to every new gen
eration of men.'"" A call to the ministry I
not goody.-too4X f fTelr. Tier a sqft soap.J
not a way out 01 wora: out u.ts a. at vine
summon to a man a manly man, an able
man, a man of heroic tendencies and maf
tyr ayes, a man who has a conscience clear
uuT.. a courage of hla convictions, a burning
pasaloa for lost me, and sn unselfish pur
pose which ( spell doe t ft for all evil and.
"Minister of God's heroic fight, parents
jt well-meaning sons and daughters, Sab
oUl aohool teacher whose position brings
you 'next t a duty which you must not
neglect, what are we doing to help the
spirit of our militant God fill up and be
ond tha ranks of this army of His fight
ing men? Aye. snd women, too? I. mean
the future mm later and missionaries, too
much needed In these days.
"And now. what Is. the attitude of the
church t mean the members in regard to
this, prying need of specie 1 servant for
Oad'suarark? It ia that of Indifference, and
sometime hostility. Bald a rich and prom
inent church member. 'I am taking my son
round t) world t get the Idea of the min
istry out of hla bead.' Shame on him! And
.ntty, too, whan be come to the judgment
seat at God. W hear Christian parents
say, I do not want .my son to be a min
ister, nor my daughter a minister's wife or
a missionary.' Cheap talk that, and un
worthy a Christie parent.
" "A ejtsMttoa: Are any of ua parents plac
ing stumbling-Mock in the path or the
church? Have wa ceased to pray the Lord
of tha Harvest? And having taken thla
elfish and unworthy attitude, are we will
ing t face God and answer why?"
LOJELIXCSt rAl'LT OP THE MAX
Christ Has Offered Relief ta Hasaaa
ai, Sara Kev. J. M. Kersey.
I Iter. J. VC. Kersey of tha First Christian
' church spok Sunday morning from the
text Psalm cxlli, "I looked on my right
hand, and behold there waa no man who
would know ma; refuge failed me; nu man
cared for my soul."
Dr. Kersey sought to show the. pathetic
character of lonetlneea and hopelessnee.
sad applied the simile to men who had
passed the vigor of youth and were Is pe
ine Into the dotage of old age.
"There t n mora pathetic' picture than
that of utter loneliness." he said, "and
nothing weighs heavier upon man's heart
er Ufa tha tha sense of loneliness. Liks
David of old ha haa now here to tur for
human sympathy or comfort. He haa lost
his grip on life and atanda In need of some
loving heart la bring him back Into thv
. ' R
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J A f Th effect of purt whikkey in relieving :-it
AJ I oc sickness is very beneficial. Th half pint dlrS'" '
rjf I 'ask of Cel Ola Cackaafceianar Pur TT 1
Ry is just right for th pocket of th
grip. Like the larger bottle it contains
th tun rood wholesome whi.key
which kaf beco famous foe it purity
, It )eur stiVrr cast supely e
- 1 ts-rinlktiMr 4 Im. Distilta.
fellowship of the world. But after all. there
Is One who can estimate the man at hla
true worth. God's estimate of man la not
com passed by the worldly Influence tie may
command, by the people he gathers around
him; nor by his prosperity or the elegance
or squalor of hie home. Gnd begins at the
fountain head, not of the eiternal, but at
the heart and oul. He begins In the Inner
most chambers of each man's soul, to
cleanse It and bring it to the realisation of
"Do not blsme others for your loneliness,
but blame yourself. Christ gives you tha
assurance of Hie comforting sympathy and
love of His fellowship snd His brotherhood.
He asks you to give Him 0ut heart. All
sround us exiete the strong srm of heavenly
comfort and love Hint Is ours but tor the
king. 'What profiteth it a man if he
gain the whole world and lose, hla own
soul?' The body Is but a worthies" casket
doomed to speedy decay, but within It is
the priceless gem of the human soul.
"Wa have sufficient seal to save the phy
sical body, but not the soul. Let us not
look upon physics! pain and sickness ss
greater than the lues of tb soul. Lor
the souls of men more then money or
society. Heed ye well, thst there is One
who cares for your soul. It is Ood. Ha Is
out In this ciiy today, yesterday and to
morrow seerchjhg for lost souls. Let us
help Him find them, first by giving our
own souls to Him and then helping others
t put their trust In God, snd all will be
well and loneliness wt, ill vanish In the comforting-
love and fellowship of Christ and
Ood,, tha Father."
WAR ON THE WHITE PLAGUE
DUclosarr af Medical eeret Deemed
af Great Importance ta
Publication in Philadelphia of Dr. Randle
C. Rosenberger'a discovery haa already
been made In the following description of
the technique of this new step in bacteri
ology, which is toth authentic and com
plete In every detail.
A patient auapected of having tubercu
losis germs In the blood is brought before
his physician and a tourniquet is bound
tightly about his arm in order to bring
the veins Into prominence. From any vein
of sufficient size at tha elbow the blood Is
drawn with a hyperdermic syringe, after
the skin at the spot selected has been first
sterilized chemically to insure the removal
ef every possible means or infection of
contamination from the skin itself.
About two teaapoonfuls of blood is drawn
from tha vain, pnd the needJeprick is
dressed and bandaged, there being no re
sultant pain or trouble beyond a alight
Itching for a few moments.
The fclood withdrawn Is Immediately
mixed with a sslt solution to prevent Us
clotting, and the tuba containing it is
placed on ica for twenty-four hours. Herein
lies the radical difference between the
"cuitk-atlon" or growing of the typhoid
germ fn wiiat Is known as "culture
mediums," wherein beat plays a part.
The normal salt solution In which blood
suspected of containing tuberculosis germ
is placed roost clearly conforms to the
elements of tha blood Itself and in addition
there la Introduced about 2 per cent citrate
After twenty-four hours time the blood
has settled In the vlai. and this sediment
which has gone to the bottom of the glass
le" withdrawn, siphon-like through a hollow
tube. Being spread upon small glass slides
this blood is dried on a small atrip of metal
held firmly In place above a small, even
gaa flame. Thoroughly dry. It Is almost
indestructible except through breaking the
glass slide Itself.
This sUdes are next immersed in dis
tilled waterand llie red corpuscles are
removed by this means. The slide Is again
dried. .It Is next "stained." Immersed In
caroed fufhln. a red stain for five minutes,
the entire slide is stained red; Immersed
again for five minutes In what la known
as Pappenheim's solution, .a blue ataln.
the entire slide Is atalned blue with the
exception of the tuberculosia germ itself,
which remains red. Therein ia the entire
Under the microscope these red germs
are revealed sgainst the blue field,
The scientists then knows his patient
has consumption germs in the blood.
To the medical profession the value of
this technique and the discoveries It per
mits lies in Its furnishing a means of
making n Immediate truthful diagnosis
of the presence of tuberculosis In the
QUEER MIXUPJN ST. JOSEPH
Maa Who Was Haa baa f Beth
Mather and Daaghier Skat
ST. JOSEPH, Mo.. Feb. U-In th
hooting, which is expected to result fa
tally, of William Smith, a carpenter, here
this afternoon, there came to light one of
the strangest entanglements three per
sons ever lived under. A girl SJ year
old. who shot Smith, avers to tha police
that aha married him knowing that her
mother waa already hla legal wife. The
three have lived for years together, the
man aa the husband of both.
Tha shooting this afternoon occurred
over the Bending of a comic valentine.
The girl, who styles herself ss Mrs. Cora
Smith, while her, mother ia known by
tha name of Mrs. William Smith, sent
tha carpenter a comic valentine. Smith
grew angry when he received It and,
after packing up hla clothes, s(arted to
leave tha house. Thinking he a as going
to at sen tier, trie girl slot him.
The girls mother says aha married
Smith in 10 A year after theli mar
riage aha says she found that her hus
band had improper relatione with her
daughter. She made him marry the girl,
she says, without first securing a di
vorce. The girl and husband both besr
out tha atory.
tssikl la tke Art
snd arrested by Dr. King s New Life Pills,
biikus headache quits snd liver and bowels
act right. Sc. For aale by Beaton Drug
At the Theaters
Risk)' Carriage' at tb
Th Woodward Stock company began its
week at tha Boyd theater by giving a
very good performance of "In the Bisaop's
Carriage." to tha satisfaction of a large
audience. The presence of Mary Hill
Dolly Spencer, Harry Long and other fa
vorltea In tha cast was the occasion of
much friendly demonstration. Mr. Ho
Cullougb. the leading man of the com
pany, made an excellent Impression by
hi manner and voice. Th other
strangers were very well received.
It would be time wasted to tell Omaha
people of Mary Hlll'e qualities aa an
actress. She haa been well liked here
for a long time and her present engage
ment will not loe her any friend". Phe
ia making Nance Olden a really loveable
girl. 8h shows the transition of the
character from thief to honest woman
wonderfully well and gets hearty ap
plause by her efforts.
Mr. McCullough plays tha part of Wil
liam Latimer with taste and good re
suit. Harry Long makes a capital Tom
Dorgan. His capacity aa an actor seems
to be limitless. Mr. Dupont Is very cood
a Edward Ramsey, tha merry old sport
of the play. The other men do their
Mis De Vyne makes Nellie Ramsey a
most attractive girl and one that ought
to win the heart of even a lawyer bent
on reforming people; but the action of the
play demands that she be disappointed in
her desire for Latimer. Miss Spencer is
Playing two parts snd playing them both
well. As Mra. Latimer she is sweet and
gracious, and aa Mag Maraghan she Is th
typical, warm-hearted. Impulsive Irish
girl. Miss Southard Is doing well as Mrs.
Hsrry Long s skill and judgment as a
stsga director is shown in the mounting
of the play. It Is put on with tha great
est car and movea with the ateady swing
eesentlal to success. The audience laat
night was very well pleased by the per
formance and mad It apparent by per
"AlUaf-a-Saddea Peggy" at the Bar
Th impulsive young madcap of the
feminine sex whose headlong precipitancy
Involves her In plight after plight ia an
engaging creature if she be nimble-wltted
enough to extricate herself each time. In
real life, not looking before leaping, does
not arway end happily, hut in a story
or a comedy on may be reasonably sure
that th conclusion will be felicitous.
Peggy OMara waa made to be such a
precipitate person by the author of the
oomedy given by th Burn-ood Stock com
pany this week. The title role is Maude
Leone's, her first as leading woman at
thla theater. Miss Leone does very well
In th comedy aspect of tha role. In the
occasions! serious situations she was not
ao convincing, although far from Inade
quate. She received a cordial welcome
on her first appearance and at the end
of th second ct waa applauded until
she responded with a brief and happily
Mr. Grew aa th man with whom Peggy
playe th mischief has a part of tb kind
In which ho is at his best. Miss Downin
i doing an excellent bit of work aa the
middle-aged mother of Keppel and his
brother. Lord Crackenthorpe. played by
Mr. Bacon. Miaa Stearns Is sweet snd
girlish in a Jeune fills role, and Mies
Meyer more convincing than her wont.
Miss Jeffery play Peggy's mother and
la aucceasful aa an Irishwoman. Among
the men there was one new face, that of
Ervln Blunkall, who did creditably in a
minor role., .Mr, Todd is temporarily out
of the caat. H will be welcomed back
by all the parlons of tha theater.
taadevlll at the Orpkeasn.
"The Night of tha Wedding" is a vaude
ville offering somewhat out of the ordinary.
It is a one-set plsy dealing with a little
girl, her widowed father and a prospective
stepmother, and deserves commendation bc
cauae of Its successful attempt at genuine
realism, and also for being excellently
acted. Richard Duffy, who wrote It, re
fused an obvious temptation to make the
woman utterly and continuously brutal to
the little girl, although, of course, she was
far from kind and struck one blow. Miss
Dunlap and Mr. McCormack are convinc
ing in the adult roles and the child of 10
to U years rather better than tha average
of like age.
Tha headline offering of the week is Paul
Sandor's "Miniature Cirque." a novel per
formance of trained dogs disguised as
ponie. Th number Is an unusual one of
the kind and clever.
Madge Fox. an Omaha girl, is here for
a dancing and singing turn, and scored at
both performances yesterday. Another
Omaha young woman. Miss Daisy Higgins,
played and sang several songs of her own
composition at the afternoon performance,
filir.g the place of White and Simmons, a
black-fate team whose train waa late. They
arrived In tim for the evening exhibition
and were well liked.
La Claire and 8lmpson do a travesty of
strong men." They are clever, but the iHii
is taken off their success here by the ap
pearance of a team with a similar Idea a
short time ago.
A. O. Duncan is a ventriloquist, and a
good one. The other act of tue bill is a
gymnastic stunt by Joe La Fuler. who doea
a aanng performance on a high ladder.
'Caat lyss" at tha Krs.
A new version of an old play Is belna
presented at the Krug the fore part of the
week Dj a company that Is able and his
adequate accessories for the Interpretation
of the piece. Not much that is new exists
in the Idea of a woman turning her back
on home and child during the height of
Jealous anger; only the incidentals are new
In the praaent production, so the company
now at the Krug has ample opportunity to
show its power to hold attention.
And it succeeds quite creditably. Uer
trude Arden. announced as tha star of toe
company, fits the pert of the erring wife
with sn aptneas that portrays both ability
and the rht temperamental disposition for
Hie role. She Is best fitted for the emo
tional work that comes In the latter part of
the piece, although her playing of the part
ef tha young wife of the first two acts Is
George Kelley and Nar. Kollis fit Into the
roles ther assume and seem nstural. while
Arthur Seymour makt-s an excellent vfl
lain. aa villains go. and Marian Taylor
presents some praiseworthy character work
that Is acceptable. .There ia a little child in
the cast whose part figuies prominently
in the sioiy; she is small enough to be
cute. The other players aie aell cast.
Hatel Clareadaa at Daslaaa, Fla.
DAYTONA. Fla . Feb. I5.-T'. hotel Clar
endon at Sea Breeae. or.e uf the largest
resorts oa the east toast, lote.ner with lea
collate adjoin ng tin house was de
stroyed by file today. The ;li gye:a who
war asleep ai the lime e.pd without
Injur)'. When the blaze was first dscoered
th night clerk rushed the hotel employes
to each loom r.otif)ing guests, alio mad
their a ay hurrldly to tne streets.
The ten cottages, oaned by II. R. hljih- ,
srsperger, caught fiie from apart and a, J (
ere bjrned at 'he sa.uc lime.
The hotel eroploes aeie pan e s'.ruke,, .
and tha cierk could do nothing aith them,
one woruaa biting the clerk badly on the
DAILY BEE: TL'ESDA V.
CONNORS AND BURNS MEET
Old-Timer Hat 5ot Seen Each Other
in Eighteen Yean.
EEC ALLS FARMER'S BIRTHDAY
fee Vteatergaard aad tb Tark May
Cam Teaether at the Aadltartaaa
"a After First
"Do you know thla ia your birthday?"
Thus did Tom Conners, real old-timer and
champion middleweight wrestler of Eng
land greet Farmer Burns, when ha called
to visit him at the gymnasium where
Burns was conducting -his school of
"That's right," replied the Fstmer. "but
how do you remember? I haven't seen you
for eighteen years."
"I ought to be able to remember it. Tou
are yeare old today and 1 will be 41
years old tomorrow." and thus did the two
best men of their weight and age In the
world go on and talk over old times.
Conners has come from England to this
country to take on a few matches and
to look over the country where he had
many a former triumph when twenty
years ago he went across the country,
thromtng all comers In handicap matches.
Connera has a clipping In his pocket from
a London paper in which Gotch says that
Conners is responsible for his being
champion wrestler of the world. The In
terview states that If Conners had not
sent Farmer Burns to the fore Farmer
would not have been the man ha is and if
Burna had not oeen as good as he Is hs
never would have made a champion out of
Meeta the Tark.
While in Milwaukee last week Conners.
although he weighs only ISO. wrestled a
hard match with Toussif MahmoJt, the
Turk, but he says he does not want to
make any more of those kind of matches
against the big fellows as it Is too much
of a strain on him. He takes the ssme
position In the matter as does Farmer
Conners will remain in Omaha for a few
days to see If he can arrange a match and
will then continue his journey west.
Twenty years sgo Conners threw Farmer
Bums, but he says that the Farmer has
advanced too much in the knom ledge and
science of the game and In weight so that
he could not hope to throw him now.
"I have never seen that man. Gotch."
said Conners, "but I know he is a wonder;
indeed, he is a marvel. He sent me word
over In England to run over to London
and see lilm. but I couldn't mske It. I
surely must see him.
"But. ah. I want to tell you. this old
man Burns is the wonder. He's the great
'eetergward aad the Tark.
Manager Gillan of the Auditorium has a
letter from Jack Curley, manager for
Mahmout, the Turk, asking about a match
In Omaha between the Turk and Jeese
Westergsard. Mr. Glllan's reply to Curley
will be that a match may be pulled off
providing It is to a finish and no handicap.
Handicaps are down and out In Omaha at
this writing. And he will also state to
Mr. Curley that "the Turk will have to
work and work hard."
He will certainly have to go if he throws
Jess. Westergaard is marr than willing to
meet the Turk. He passed through Omaha
a few days ago going t to- -Denver, and
evinced a willingness for). a -finish match
with Mahmout . Omaha fes will welcome
a chance to see this yoimg glsnt go on
with the Turk. They believe he csn give
him all he wants. 1
The Auditorium will re occupied by the
hardware convention and automobile show
(.up to the first of March, so that neither
the Turk-Weatergraid match nor one wilh
Conners could be arraigned before that, but
after March 1, Mr. Gillan will be glad to
dale up a few.
HIGH ttCHOOL HEIDI FOR Sl0
Classes Hold Meet lags 'Monday aad
Oraaalse for Athletics.
' r'our enthusiastic meetings were held
Monday afternoon by the members of the
Omaha High school for ti.e purpose of
oigsmxing teams to compete in the indoor
athletic meet and for field work In the
tarly spring. Keen class held a separate
meeting and each arranged for promising
athletic season. .
Mr. Cherrlngton. director of athletics,
made a short address to each class. At
the meeting of the senior class he spoke
of the history of spring athletics from
the time Beniuict started the idea six vr-ars
ago. "Athlet'cs have two motives, klrst,
to s rouse desire for rthletlrs, and, second,
to create class spirit." said the director.
"The outdoor athletica are the finest thing
we have to arouse clasa spirit. It glvea
more boye a chance to take part snd
interests th school at large. The Omaha
Hirh school Is at the top in foot ball and
basket ball ai d I want to are It work up
in the athletic meets. We will have a
chance to compete with a greater number
of schools this vesr snd altogether have
a chance to raise the athletic standard of
A plan will be followed by the Junior
class to insure thirty representatives to
enuring the n,.et. The rises was divided
Into squads, each of which will have a
leader. The following members of the
class were elected leaders of squads: AI
Kennedy. Ieon Nelson. Will Wentworth.
Charts Morten. Hugh Mills, George Sugar
man and Ralph Wyriik.
At the meeting of the freshman class
Mr. Orchard waa elected representative of
the tlwrs to tiie athletic board. Robert
Wood was elected president af fie class
team. The following committee was ap
pointed to work op i lass spirit and yells:
K. Peterson. K. Callahan. Fled Ross, Rose
McOjvern and W. Rector.
Kdward Burdkk. captain of the basket
ball, squed. who haa undergone an orx-ra-tion
fur a sprained knee, is getting along
cell, but will not be able to enter the
athletic field again this year. The Junior
i Uss. of which he Is a member, has been
very anxoiis about him. They sent him
a unique valentine of paper hearts, each
bearing an original verse. Butdick's room
is well supplied with fioaeis.
CORMIt'SKEBS GKT IXTO PL A -Olr'F
t'hasapiaas af Narthera Dlvlalaa at
LINCOLN. Neb., Feb. 15. (Special Tele
gram.) Through the defeat of, Drake at
the hands of Ames Saturday night by a
scoer of 39 to Hi Nebraska has secured the
championship of the northern section of
the Missouri valley conference basket ball
league, before their meeting with the Iowa
Aggies tiie Drake players had a chance to
tie Nebi-aska in the race and possibly later
to win the honors in this auction. They
had plaved six games and had won three.
Nebraska had played eight and won five.
By winning two more games Drake would
have had a record of elaht asir.es nlsvrf
j and five won. being lied aim the Corn-
Since tne detest of the Des
i Moines team at Ames its standing, when its
j eight scheduled games are played, cannot
I bo belter than four a on and tour lost. The
I b-et record Ames, which has now lost
tour gtmes. can make. Is four won and four
lost. The recurd of the t'ornhus.trs of fiv
men and three lost gives u the champion
l.f Nebraska fi a ill met the a imtera
of the southern section for the title to the
vslley championship probably week after
n xt. The contest in the southern section
it-sis rti--n Wasiil-.gion snd Ksnaas
uni ernttlrs. with Hie odds favoring the
Jaxhnakrrs to win.
' Most of tne Omaha followers of (he game
of sqaash have tetnrned from Chicago
''ie melt felings aere squasued in til
iefeat of their uamnio.i. hpike Kennedv.
b. l ie funner worlds champion. Captain
RtMikra. They all report thst Kennedy had
(ar liit best of irr maun until ins hsnl
was seisnd a'.t'u a cramp which mad it
almost impossible for him to hoid his
racket at alL
OX.FRATS WIS INDOOR MEET
T wa lalverslty Rerards Broken la
LINCOLN. Neb.. Feb. lS.-STecial Tele
gram.) The non-lrmiernlty men won th
first annual Indoor meet with the frater
nliy athletes at the University armory thl
afternoon by a score of a to 26, Tle ini
venrity indoor records in tha 11-pound shot
put and th fence vault were broken. The
mark made In the latter event a ill not
stand, aa tha bar was cleared on the fifth
trial. Th present record Is feet I Inches,
his mark waa bettered by hslf an Inch
The ahot put mark waa smashed by Sid
ney Collins, mho pushed the weight M feet
Inches, this being inches better then
the former record, held by his brother Cur
tis. The non-fraternlt v mn w,
b " - ....... . , . it lurTi
y taking alj the point in the high Jump
andenigh kick. Before these two events
"r run on tne score stood to 30 In
ravor of the fraternity men.
im annual interclaes relay race wss won
... junior mm, composed or Mcln
in. nonuey, Hurke and Wallace. The
sophomores were second and the seniors
In the "6-yard dash the Greeks took all
three places. Swaneon, who waa beaten by
Miner in the fraternity meet Frldav night
ran the sprint In SH seconds, tying the uni
versity indoor record and taking first place.
Miner was second and Campbell third.
In the Pershina' rifl MmMiltiu. .tit
which took place before the meet waa held.'
J. A. Seotney won tb Individual medtl.
Twenty-flre-ysrd dash: Swaneon. first;
Miner, second: Campbell, third. Ttme:0:H
Winners all fraternity men.
Pole vault: Graham, first Hinnn
second Both non-fraternity men. Ruseelll
third, fraternity. Height: 10 feet 1 Inches.
KOP Climb: Hutrhlnastn fraurnllv
first: Hummell. non-fraternltv. aecond;
Mitchell, non-fraternity, third. Time: 0T
Fenoe vault: Chain, fraternity, first;
Burke, non-fraternltv. rnnri- iinn.ii
non-fraternity, third. Height: feet 84
Running jump: Hummell. first- rirahtn
second: Hamel. third. Winnerm n ,,,'
fraternity men. Hlrht: I feet Inches
Running high kick:
mell second; Muneon. third. Winners all
non-fraternity men. Height: feet. ,
BOWLERS WHO GO TO PITTSBIRG
Twa Teases aad Saaae Extra Men Will
Two bowling teams and snm ,.tr. m.n
will leave Omaha March 1 fnr rmhr-
towl In the national tournament of th.
Amel'5an Bowling congress March 11 and
12. The party will leave over the Milwau
kee In a special car and will h m.t .
Manilla by the Sioux ritv howi.r. -,m
also, occupy the car. The two teams are
a i o occupy tne car. The two teams ai
the MetB Bros, snd the Storx Triumphs, an
among others who will go Is John Bengel
who will bowl in doubles snd singles Tl
members of the teams will bowl In the
five-men contests ih iinnhu. . n.i
The members of the teams who m-tll so
Met Bro.Neale. Bprague. Denman.
Biaiceney. Dad Huniintmn ct,.
umphs-Frltscher. Keyt. Zimmermen, Fran
Breatoa Defeats Calkins.
KAGLE GROVE. Ia.. Feb. n.-fSpclal. .
Max Hrenton. who claims the lightweight
wrestling championship or the country, and
L. A. Calkins of Spirit Lake met in a fast
match here before a large crowd Saturday
night. Brenton won easily, taking two out
of the three falls in iess than eleven
MAKES THE WORLD GO ROUND
1-amea.Hr af tke Trade la (iasoliae -Its
Development aad Varied
Gasoline makes the world go round. It
takes 150,000.000 gallons a year to move the
wheela of th automobiles in use in the
I'nited States alone and lSO.On0.O00 more to
spin the tires of motor cars on the con
tinent. These figures niean. in round num
bers, that automohlliats atvn lut w nr., .
I year' for gasoline.
Sixty million 'dollars would pay for the
building and equipment of fifteen battle
ships of the Indisna type or six Dread
Sixty million dollars would pay within
f,0W.0u the yearly carfare bill of J,u00,C0
Sixty million dollars would pay the com
bined electric light and gas bills of New
York for one year.
It can be said with moderation that gaso
line as a generator of motive power haa
been the chief fsctor In the development
of tiie modern automobile. Time was when
gasoline was sunk In Innocuous desuetude
as the cleaner of the family' one pair of
white gloves or prominent as the agent
anlch assisted heavenward small boys who
investigsted it with lighted matches. These
were the days when the possibilities of the
by-product were dormant, much less look
ing forward to the time when hair and hide
teeth and nails, should become, in some
form or other, articles of commerce.
In th arly days of the petroleum In
dustry, when ther were no "pipes" or Up
lines, no attention wss paid to naphtha, the
refining of which produces gasoline. Ther
waa a big and Immediate market for illumi
nating oil, and immense quantities of naph
tha were wasted, being allowed to evapo
rate or being burned In pits. A small
amount was used for fuel under boilers, but
for Uia most part the chief anxiety wa to
get rid or it.
Gasoline todsy is procurable ail over the
world, and in civilised countries one rarely
need carry larger quantity than th sup
ply tank of the machine will hold, as the
various insnufacturers and dealers have th
supply so arranged that It is always ob
tainable. When one considers the manufacture,
handling and distribution of the 1jO.000.OiM
gallons used In the United States alone, and
thst it is possible to obtain a supply of sat
isfactory quality not only In the cities, but
In tha country districts, hs appreciates what
the automobile means to the oil man. -Washington
TENTED TOWN FOR HARRIMAN
Railroad Maiastt aad Party Will
Spend Several Maatha ear
SAN ANTONIA, Tex., Feb. li-In an
ticipation of the coming of E. H. Harriman
and party who will apend several month In
th vicinity of San Antonio, hunting and
fishing, a lttle tented city has sprung up
at th hot well, near th city, where the
headquarters of the party will be. The
party will consist of Mr. Hsrriman; hi.
dJUghtsr. Mies Mary Harriman; R. W.
Gillette and J. U Harahan. president oi
the Illinois Central railway. .
Whil life in tent Is a novel departure
fqr Mr. Harriman and his guests, ample
provision haa been made for their con
venience. The floors of the tent are hard
wood, the siies are of an extra thickness
and th furnishings are complete. The
tented village will be lighted by electricity
and telephone wires have been strung.
Automobile have also been placed at tha
disposal of th party, who should srrive
tonight or tomorrow.
BIRMINGHAM. Ala.. Feb. U.-K. H.
Harriman and party left Birmingham to
day shortly before noon on a special train
for San Antonio. Tex., whet, it is under
stood. Mr. Harriman will remain until Apiil
ia n effort to regain bla health.
Mr. Harriman received about fifty prom
inent men of Birmingham, who called u
pay their respects. Men who had known
htm before remarked upon his pale and
weakened appearance. One man. thinking
the railroad magnate would like to see some
of the late New York newspapers, took a
bunco of them to th car. but Mr. Harri
man thanked him and waved them aside
it:i the remark:
I do not aaqt ta bear uf all str.ct. J
am resting. "
ti5 U iu cn.n nlr rcliaUe and certain cure (of Coatariortii
Toxsotl: This claim ia not based on the treatment of a few cases of
. -TZ"' hetand there, but its success extends over a period of more
than forty years, dunnfr which time thousands upon thousands have, found a
i-J'TiPlf Pu"fiCT to ?Jon into the blood and remove Terr
particle of the virus of ConUpous Blood Toison. It cleanses and purifies th
circulation, and In this t removes the cau.ee of the trouble. TTen nature
.V.. Si.: A ' . 7 u'rw. ""FF1. quicsiy renovates and renews the
tile the symptoms of ulcerated mouth and throat, fkin eruptions,
discolored splotches, fallinir hair, aorra and .,1 j:- 7 7 .V.
the body entirely free from the effects of this insidious pon7Te S . R
has thoroughly! cleansed and purified the circulation there- is no danrer I
removed. Home Treatment Book containing many vatuable and helpful
I1-00' th wbo ,re cnHnf t"eW with fi S. SS., and any mXl
advice desired sent tree to all who write. "ymcaicn
TH? SWIFT SPECIFIC CO.. ATLANTA. GA.
r. 8eaxlea5i Searles. 119 S. 14th. Cor. 14th and Douglas, Omaha.
MAKING THE NEW COMPLEXION
ets Its Tint fcy Saeeestlea, Being
Wltaoat a Trace af
Th correct complexion Is pearlike with
out a trace of color except save that in
th indeacrlbable pallor of the perl. Th
perl gets Its tone by reflection snd th
complexion ef th girl who Is going to be
cUed a winter beauty must et Its tint
"Th fashionable skin," says she. "must
be without any decided tone. It must h
creamy like th pearl, but there must nisi
b that peculiar clarity cf the pearl which
is so deep and cler that it actuslly re
'I give my pupils practical Instructions
in the making of such cleansing applica-
tiot s as the skin needs. One of my best
lotions Is called the pearl cream, which I
make myself and which I teach them to
n ske for themselves.
"I send out to ths meat market for soma
cr th best sheep fat I csn obtain. t
have it chopped Into bits snd I try It out
upon the stove. I us a gas burner, but
one could use an alcohol lamp. One of my
lupUs makes her's In her. bote.: room upon
an electric siove. I
The fat whet, tried out will be liquid,
ar.d In this condition I strain it. 1 now
add a drop of perfume. Altar of rose is
my preference, though one can use Ja
mine, geranium or any scent one pleases.
A drop of oil of geranium is very good.
"Now comes the beating up of the
cream, which takes patience. 1 tell m
pupils to begin with tablespoon cf the
liquid fat and to add half a teaspoon of
glycerine to It, beating It slowly and adding
the glycerine drop by drop. In a few
minutes ther will be a lovely white creat.i
which acts like msglc upon tired skin.
"There i those who cannot me gly
cerine upon the ccmplexlon. Instead there
can be used a little almond oil. Thia is
very healing and almost as whitening.
"We advise the automobile woman to
give her skin the chamois treatment, which
is new with this season. The skin is
warmed with hot towel ,.nd is then cov
ered with real cream. Cold cream mav be '
used if more convenient, or even ccoa
butter, or any good cleansing skin food.
This Is spread upep the face and while
moist It Is rubbed off with a prepared
"To prepare a chamois for the rubbing
of th face take a strip about eight Inches
wide and eighteen Inches leng. Wet it
well with warm water. Wring it out, and
while it is still moist rub soap into it,
using th best of toilet soap. Rub tht
whole chanvol well with the soap until it
Is lathery. Then hang it up to dry. It
will be soft and fin and ready for use
upon the skin..
"Th way to polish th face with a
chamois skin closely resembles the process
of polishing the toe of one's boot. You
take the chamois by Its ends and you see
saw across th face, using as much fore 4
"By this vigorous exercise you take cfl
the superfluous cuticle and you make the
skin fine, clean and soft. We have never
found anything to equal the luater given
by this dry polishing wKh th chamois
It does not irritate, yet it manages to
cleanse the skin.
Always leave a small loop of the thread
at each end when darning a hole to allow
for th shrinking of the "mending cotton"
hen the stocking Is washed. Run the
darning cotton or yarn half an inch be
long th hole on each side, cover the hole
with threads thst ar run closely together
and not drawn too tight over the darning
ball, then cross the thread in th regu
lar darning style. Nq,w run the needle
short distant around the darn with th
mending cotton, and th stocking will not
draw and tear about tb mended hoi.
REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS
Duncan Finlaysou and wife to Elisa
beth M. Trenerry. lot I. block I.
Albright' Annex 1
State National bank of Cleveland. U ,
to Joseph Thirtle, lota 1 and ii, '
Lenox Addition ljy
Abraham Mtaller and wife to Rosa
Marcus, eolith aO feel of lot S. block
li. Improvement Association Addition l.tov
C. H. Poore end wife to Earl S. and
Margaret Adama. er lot (, block 1,
West End j
P. V. Sholes Co. to A. L. Welsh, lot
'.'t, block J Denman Place 275
Jay T. Chapin to Missouri River Lum
ber Co.. lots IT to a block, 1. Vsn
dercook Terrace 1
Nellie C. Brennan to Henry- C.
(i'tscher, lot 10. block 4, Dupont
Place ..'..... 3t4
County treasurer to Frsnce I.
Thomas, lots IT and lit. block la. Al-
' bright suo
John H. Trenerry to Charles E. Nel
son, lot 11. Mock "F, Prospect
Carl Olson to Peter Johnson, let Jt,
block 1. Patterson a sub ini
Anton Jena-n to Carl F. Boye. lot 7.
block 4. William Hagedorn's sub... sj
Sadie Rector to Edwin K. Olds, lot
r. block V Kourrti Place...- 4,20
David Cole and wife to Irvin f. Rich
and wife, west 111-4 feet, lot 14..
Paulsen's AdJitlon Uiu
Vsry Regie M cores tl al. to Jospn
8. Davis, west s fret of east 1:1 feet
of norih i i.' feel of lot 1, olix k
West Oma'-a .
FOR BLOOD POISON
By the Old Reliable Dr. Searles & Searlei.
Established In Omaha for S yeara. Th many thoua
ands of cases cured by us make us the most exper
ienced Specialists In the West. In all dlseaaea and ali
ment of men. Wa know Just what will cute-you
and cure mi quickly.
We Cure You, Then You Pay U Our jFee.
We make no misleading or fats statements, or offer
you cheap, worthless treatment. Our reputation and
fame are too Xavoratly known: every case we treat our
imputation is at stake. Tour health, life and happiness
Is too serious n matter to place In tha hands of a
"AMnilr DOCTOm. Honest dm-tore of ability uss
their OWsl I1KI 11 TMIS SUIlSlltl, , Verve us
7ebiUty, Blood Poutoa. Bkia XMeeasee. Kldaey aa Bla.
er Diseases, all Special Disease aad Allmeat cf Mtr.
Kxamtnatlon and conauliat ion. Hrite tvr
fmptoin UlsTik for home treatment.
WOMEN IN MEXICAN PLAN
Tea of Them la Edaeatlanal t nm na li
sten eat Oat by the ie
eraasent. There are ten women among tha fifty
commissioners that the government of Mex
ico has sent out for the rrpcse of study
ing the best methods of education in t e
different countries. Miss Jusna Palnch:,
the head of normal school for flrla at
Fub!o. is now in Boston Investigating th
best ways of teaching arithmetic. Mis
Caitaneda. Inspector of kindergartens for
the City of Mexico. Is studying the kin
dergarten system in New York.
Miss Bertha ven Glummer, n na; ve Mcv
lean, Is in Chicago investigating cie'nvn
tary education. Two otlmr. women alio
have been sent to Frsnce r- making
study of technical schools. Mrs. I.aura
Mendez de Cuenca. who l now in t l : -many
Investigating Get man im.tlioils of
teaching. Is a woman of iIikuih t.on It., her
own country', both as a writer of travels
and poet. SI e was cue uf the llirre
delegates sent by Men loo to the recent In
ternational congress for moral education
in London. ...
As an ev'dence of the 4)r"grcsivenes.. of
tlietr country the 'Mexicans point. I.- Its
treatment of women, especially in the mut
ter of education. Ali Its national colleges
and professional sclttinlK. in hiding those
of music and ait. the free tuition nnd are
open alike to men and w. men. foine
twenty 'years ago when the first woman
was graduated from the medical school
the minister of education made her a
present of' a carriage att?iousU: mo.jey
to set her up in her profession. . Thore are
now In the City of Mexico alone at least
ten well known women physicians, alt hav
ing large and lucrative practices. The Na
tional Bureau of K lueation is composed
of fifteen members, four of whom are
Train Goes Tkroaah Brlde.
WEBSTER CITY. Ia Feb. 15.-(Ppeciil
Telegram.) A bridge over a ravine on the
Illinois Central sank under a through
freight this afternoon and put six carf
of merchandise Into the 'ditch. The dam
sge Is many thousands of dollars, but no
one was hurt. '
I have a treatment for th cur ef Rup
ture which la safe and without pain; It Is
convenient to take, and no time Is loa,.
and costs nothing unless a cure is made,
and it requires only a few days. to com
plete at cur. , .
I HAVE NO MEDICINE OR TRCSSEt
FOR ALB A 8 THEY Wll-L NOT
CURE AND ARE GENER
ALITY USELESS).,. . .. ,
My specialty ia CURING of Rupture.
There is no method that can be used al
home that will cure. When taking my
treatment all patients must come te mv
office, and if they live out, of the c-tty they
ran return home the aama day and follow
their usual vocation.
Mr Claims ta Yaar Coafldeaee.
I am a graduate and licensed physician
and permanently established in tuia ritv
I and have a ftrsl-claaa professional and bust
j ness reputation. I claim la be the. leading
I expert in thla part of the country In the
success! u i cure ot rtupiure, without a sur
gical operation, and have cured hundreds
of people in Welter a Iowa and Nebraska
. . HeaasBBBcadatlsm. ;
tt'nd ITar ' . niJ
la 1KT I wa affUoUd wit a pare
aad waa told by doctor t It oeui aet
be cured saeept by a argtoal eperaUea,
bat S feaad mat some of say aetghbors
bad bee a oared by Sr. Wray, wfeota '
called area, aad he aooeptsd say aaaa fer
treatment. S pat th saoaey la a baab la
say aw a aaane and wa oar ad laaia of
thirty days, aad slgasd th meaey aver t
blsa, aad bare ba soma la that re ay sot
I aaa recaiasa d everyeae af flloted with
a raptar te tab bis treatsaaat, a It t
wltbat pala aad a smr oar.
W. X. VOI.TB. rstmaatr .
. . at o late la. Xa.
Hundred of others ar as grateful to me
as Mr. Nolte, fur what I have don fo.
them. ' ....
I Gaaraatea a Care.,
will cure all persons afflicted with a
Rupture that i consider curable after aa
examination has been made, before Sleep ing
their money, and, furthermore, I will
make my chafges reasonable. Call at rny
of tit for consultation, or writ and f Will
send literature and full particulars. As
to my responsibility. respect, uliy refer
lo tue First .National "Bank of Sioux City.
1 , oi t'ne I', t National Bank of Omaha.
Fraak H. Wray; M. D. . j
Rom 3 RaajBldg.
pmal.a . . .
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