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""3 HERE IS A GOVERNMENT LILY
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Type DeTeloped by the Africal
v - s
ii ' -. x ... i i i
'To Undersell-To feet
the "Palace" Idea
Outfitters to mankind in every walk
of life but Specialists In Stylish,
"Honest Value' Clothes to retail at
The Suit the Overcoat tho
Cravcnotte Priced Here at S10
is a Marvel at So Low a Sum
Don't say to yourself: "I should like to save $5.00 to
$3.00 on a suit," but come HERE and SAVE it!
The Palace goes to any extreme to GET good clothes
to retail at even $10.00 buys ANY quantity but GETS
the clothes; HAS the fabrics; HAS the models; HAS your
measure; HAS the proper furnishings, hats and shoes at
PROPORTIONATE savings, and deserves YOUR trade.
Now sir, store THAT
IQOO Square Feet and Three New Shew
Windows Have Just Doen Added Hire.
Double Green Trading Stamps
With All Purchases Saturday.
:TI10U3A!I03 OF DOLLARS
: ,v; . . .. UTTERLY WASTED
Iowa Farmer Tells of Paying'
r .. Much Money to Doctors
? -Without Benefit.
SON SICK fRitA CHILDHOOD
' Short Course of Treatment toy the
.V.." ,' '. United Doctors Mm Now lto
jf " stored III Health.
When man spends money with doo-
tors he either throws bis money away or
- !. elss he' cuts many times the value of his
;r money..: If he pays money to doctor who
do not cure, his money la utterly wasted,
" -' but If 'the doctor' 4 treatment eurea blm,
Tj.' . hm cannot pay too much for the service,
j tj No amount of money can be compared
3 ' On reason for the great popularity of
.- the United Doctors, those master medical
specialists who have their Omaha Instl-
. tute . at 20 Neville block, corner 16th and
, Harney streets, la the fact that they do
-' riot accept any case for treatment unless
it sucb a one as they can cure. Anyone
iJsU&fe In coins to these doctors; If they
cannot cur you they will net take your
A fair sample of the hundreds of letters
received by these specialists from cured
patients. Is the following?
Silver City, Iowa, Sept. 25, 1909.
. I am a farmer living two miles north
, .of Sliver City, la. My son Kd., who Is now
- twenty-one years of age, bad never been
'well since be was four years old.- I bad
had blm under treatmeut by the beat doc-
tors of our home town and those I could
hear of In the surrounding towns, but be
never seemed to get any permanent relief
, from any treatment and gradually grew
, worse. Four years ago he had begun to
- deelln more rapidly and grew so bad that
we had. to give blm morphine -to relieve
the pain and many time were compelled
to sit up the entire night applying hot
towela and other mean to relieve the w-
' ful cramps in his stomach. I had spent
thousands of dollars for treatment for the
. boy, all of which did no good. We had
lust all faith In doctors and medicine and
had given up bope of ever having our boy
even partially restored' to health when we
decided as last resort to try the United
We went to them three month ago,
and while they told us they could cure
blm. we did not believe It, but concluded
to make'tb trial. II went under their
treatment on June 11th. Before beginning
your treatment h would bav tho ter
rible cramping i attacks almost every night
and the pain seemed unbearable. Now
this Is the J&th day of -September and be
ha had only on or two light attacks and
4 "y were In tb first month's treatment.
- ' K'na. h. ..I. vai-vthlntf A i it Well and
''has absolutely no trouble. 11 1 gaining
flesh, his color is good and I am sur he
will b entirely restored to health through
I make this statement simply la the hope
that ltmy lead some sufferer to your
office where they may be cured after as
"many disappointments as we have bad.
I IN CALIKOHNIA
IVt O ! fc- Bat mu. Altaic sn Stac
MAKINQ ro""" tctwa. kich. D
s-.s a a. c wii. writ tut tUMt-
F AMMh ISRiGAVkU LAND CO.
Crocker Sui.. sa rmaauoe.
Persistent Advertising is
the Road to Big Returns.
Th Eee Beache All Classes.
away in your memory.
NEW VIEW OF APPENDICITIS
Boat rbrilflH Opesatlom for
'the'-MalaT N ho aid Be
: ."t ' f Proscribed. '
Appendicitis bsi popularized Itself as a
disease " to which universal man Is liable.
Science has grappled to eradicate either
the .disease or the appendices.
In the outset the disease attacked prin
cipally tho wealthier classes, but in Its
later progress It has extended to all classes
and conditions of . life, and appendlxless
human beings now -dally walk the streets
of every city and hamlet in the land. -
Hence, startling la the Information which
comes from Boston, the center of learning,
that one of the best known physicians of
that city bas declared operations for ap
pendicitis Is the form - of surgical erase
which the law should declare criminal.
Hear blm: "An operation for appendicitis
should be called criminal operation and
as such should be prohibited by law. I
have been following the records of appendi
citis operations ever since the erase for
this form of surgery started, and I con
fidently believe that the day la coming
when the people will realize that the cut
ting Is a criminal operation. After the
widely proclaimed benefits and saving of
life by operations to cut out tt appendix.
It seems hardly necessary to cite the long
lists of deaths following the operation."
"What are we coming tew?" as Mrs.
Partington would say. If the Boston phy
sician s contention be correct, what must
our tens of thousands -of appendlxless fel-low-oltisens
think of the useless sacrifice
they have made to science T Should they
not be awarded heroes' medals to consul
them for the Iocs of that which henceforth,
If Dr. Page's contention be established,
those who remain whole and la their right
mind will refuse to part with at any price.
The statement of the Boston physician,
we may be, sure. Is not going to be ac
cepted by the medical fraternity without
a great controversy, and until that is
settled the laity would better lie low and
avoid .Irritating the appendix. Boston
Children like Chamberlain.
Remedy. It Is pleasant to take.
A widow and her fortune are soon mar
ried. It's Impossible for greedy people to be
Women who tell everything they bear
manage to hear a lot.
Nine men out of ten overestimate their
importance In the world.
The man who can tell you Just how a
thing ought to be done Is seldom busy.
When a man Insists that he knows what
he is talking about, make him prove it.
A man la excusable for boasting that he
never nai) occasion to visit a dentist.
No man ever makes two mistakes In mar
rylng unless he marries more than once.
.It's a wise bird that can flit through a
lawyer's office without losing a few feath
Home writer has said that as m rule
preachers are not witty. Perhaps this msy
be due to the fact that brevity is the soul
of wit. Chicago New.
We ar all ro4vi
. c-n inn r
i M"'i i i n
Ana so preserv our good
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OUTPUT Of THE PLANT BUREAU
It (imi ( the Palllpoioe nad
the Brraiii t.lly mm Is Believed
to B Veefal for Fort-las;
WARHIN3TON, Oct. 21-The plsnt ex
perts of the Depsrtment of Agriculture
are turning their attention to things of
beauty as well as usefulness, and several
new flowers have ben evolved by them.
Next season In all probability some novel
varieties of lilies which were originated
In the department's greenhouses In Wash
ington wilt be placed upon the market
by growers, ss weil as a new summer
"The growing of llllea In the United
States." said Prof. B. T. Galloway, In
charge of the bureau of plant Industry,
"Is rapidly becoming an Important indus
try. Iarge quantities of bulbs have In
yeers past been Imported from Bermuda,
Japan, and other countries, and the de
mand for the flowering plants seems to
be on the Incresse.
"Varloua lines of work have been under
taken and carried out by our expert, Mr,
Oliver, chiefly for the purpose of securing
new types of lilies by hybridising and
crossing and to demonstrate the practica
bility of growing lilies In this country
directly from seed."
, One of the most promising of the
hybrids hag resulted from crossing the
Philippine lily and th Bermuda lily. The
Philippine lily takes two months to come
into bloom from the period of planting
the bulb, while the Bermuda and Its
various relations require In the neighbor
hood of five months. It was thought that
there would be m great saving If the time
tsken to force a good Kaater lily could
be reduced from one to two months.
Cross is a 8 acres.
With a view to bringing this about
th hybridisation of the Philippine and
the Bermuda illy has been effected. The
result of th cross Is a flower larger than
the familiar Kaater Illy, but not quite as
broad as and a little shorter than th
Up to this time Americana have had to
rely for a very sparse supply of Philippine
lilies upon the Philippine Islands, and they
arrive early in (he spring, when they can
not be used for forcing. But by growing
them In California they can be obtained in
the fall in good time for forcing into flower
during the winter . The plants so far grown
in California, says Mr. Oliver, do not show
signs of the Illy disease.
A second Una of work in connection with
the production of lilies has been under way
in the department for the last four years.
This embraces the selection of plants which
show freedom from disease as manifested
by spotted leave and distorted flowers.
Three varieties have been selected, all of
which are well known in this country.
When these plants com Into bloom the
flowers are cross-fertilised with certain
purposes In view. Th seeds from these
plants ar sent to California and elsewhere
about th end of the summer. Tney are
planted out in the field In the following
spring "and in a year the' growth made by
the seedlings is so great that hundreds of
plants have been recently produced bear
ing in th .neighborhood of thirty flowers
to a stem,- .......
. Heewlta Are KwoowrmeTlsia;. .
Diseas among th plant hut not been
as prevalent - as in Bermuda., gad Japan,
whicn have hitherto been th sources ot
supply of bulbs used in this country. So
far as the work bas gon th result bav
been very encouraging, especially in south
ern California, so that th department plant
specialists express themselves as reason
ably certain that the entire supply of bulb
will In time be produoed within the border
of the United States.
"There Is," said Prof. Galloway, "a largs
tract of country with soil suitable for lily
growing in tb southwestern portion of
California from Santa Barbara down and
extending inward for several miles. Tba
bulbs can be harvested by th beginning
"bom of tho produced during the last
season from I and -yar-old plant ar
very large and satisfactory. Among some
bulbs recently received by us was on whicn
measured nearly fifteen inches in circum
ference and other closely approximated
this great slse.
"It would seem that th method of re
production by seed, saving desirable types
from the seedlings and propagating those
only by division and nut from scales, I th
true solution of tb problem confronting
th Easter Illy industry In the" United
In connection with th work on th im
provement of florists' flowers a new sum
mer blooming dahlia baa been developed
by Mr. Oliver and. it la believed, will fill
a long felt want In supplying flowers of
brilliant color several weeks before the
ordinary' types of dahlias are available.
The seed bearing parent of the new race
Is a specie discovered three year ago iu
Mexico at an elevation of T.OUO feet by
Federlco Chlsholm. Th plants were for
warded to the bureau of plant Industry and
have been crossed with the ordinary species
and as the result ot tbes crosses more
than twenty new forma bav been de
ELECTRIC PROJECT IN SIGHT
irtv Bi 11 Ilea-Dollar laterarbaw to Be
Laid Brtnrr Ksussoa City '
mm at. Loaia.
JEFFERSON C1TT, Mo., Oct. B.-
Charle A. Loo mis of Kansas -City was
here -today with th incorporation paper
of th proposed electric Una from 8U Louis
to Kansas City. Becaus--ot a technical
error the document could not be filed.
St. Louis, Kansas Cffy and Denver men
are interested In the proposed line, which
is to be M miles long and have an au
thorised capital of $6,000,000.
Mew UessHtr la Thievery.
A Chicago man who owned a " bouse
which brought him in a tidy sum In rental
every month, failed to receive hi usual
check on October L He went out to see
what was the cause of the delay and
found that aoraeone bad stolen his bouse.
He had heard a good deal about th bold
ness and enterprise of Chicago thieves, but
had never heard of anyone stealing a
residence. The discovery that only a va
cant lot waa left waa a surprise and a
revelation. Heretofore a red hot stove has
been regarded aa the limit In theft. Louhj
that w will drink caij
i a a w
'i ii i i i a i
keaUh and cleat complex ions.
MT LADT OP THE SOUTH. By Ran
dall Parrlsh. 361 pp., $1.50. A. C. McClurg
A story of the time of te civil war, with
fascinating heroine and a brave and
A VOLUNTEER WITH PIKE. By Rob
ert Ames Bennett, t pp., 11. 60. A. C. Mc
Clurg A Co.
A tale of the days of Thomas Jefferson.
The, hero and heroine are led from Wash
ington to the, .wild frontier, with final im
prison rn en t aboard man-of-war.
Ttr-T.T.A rtnisIMA P Ilnlurt . HlncVIn
to pp., JIM. J. B. Llpplncott Company.
The contest between materialism, and
Idealism furnishes the theme tor this story.
The scene opens fn London, but quickly
change to a the ': Nil and the Egyptian
pyramid, temples, and desert.
THE ISLE OF DEAD SHIPS. By Crit
tenden Marriott. K6 pp., $L J. B. Llpplncott
Three ship-wrecked parsengers a charm
ing girl, an escaped prisoner and a detec
tive are driven deep into that floating
Island known as the Sargasso sea dur
ing a terrific storm, -and their adventures
go to make up an Interesting tale.
THE CLUE. By Carolyn Wells. U pp..
$1.M. J. B. Llpplncott Company.
The violent death of a young heiress
and the unraveling of the mystery make up
this absorbing detective story.
BRONSON OF THE RABBLE. By Al
bert E. Hancock. 121 pp., (1.&0. J. B. Llp
A romance of old Philadelphia between
the year of 1811 and the time of Andrew
Jackson's inauguration, 183. Th political
atrlfa.of that time Is portrayed.
MASTERMAN AND SON. Bv W. J.
Dawson. KS pp., $1.20. Fleming H. Revell
Th motive of the story Is th relation of
a father and son, and th seen goes from
London to New York and British Colum
THE SECRET OF OLD THUNDER
HEAD. By Louis Godfrey Irwin. 290 pp.,
U.&0. Henry Holt Co.
A story of farm Ufa and of hidden treas
ure. Tb cen Is laid in Vermont.
AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH
WIND. By George Macdonald. 352 pp. J.
B. Llpplncott Company.
A new edition of this delightful fairy
tale. Illustrated la color.
OVERHEARD IN FAIRTLAND. By
Madge A. Bingham. M7 pp., Little,
Brown & Co.
Fanciful and charming explanation of
the . origin and characteristics of the
flowers, tree and other element of wood
land lit supposedly told by Old Mother
REDNET MoGREW. By Arthur E. Mo-
Farlan. 26t pp. tl-M. Little, Brown A Co.
A story of circus life, full of action and
spirit and rich in humor and buoyant
WONDERFUL LITTLE LIVES. By
Julia Augusta Schwarta. si pp., Il.su.
Little. Brown A Co.
Word-pictures of the life and doings of
such humble creatures aa the graeshopper,
the house-fly, the earth-worm, th spider.
ths ant, tb busy be, tb robin, etc.
THE COMING OF HESTER. By Jan
K. Ltalrd. 23 pp., Il.itt. Lothrop, Lee
First volum of "Hester Series." A waif
comes to the house of a lonely woman
and brightens her life. The principal part
of the story takes places when Hester has
reached high school age.
THE FOOT BALL BOTS OF LAKE-
PORT. By Edward Btratemeyer. K pp.
U S. Lothrop. Lee rhepard company.
Fourth volume of the "Lakeport Series."
Telia what th boy did when the foot
ball season came around. The story, bow
ever, la not all foot bell. Boms jolly
time en the water and on an Island are
WINNING . HIS SHOULDER STRAPS.
By Norman firainerd. UO pp., U.S. Lothrop,
Lee at bbepard company.
First volume of the "Five Chums
Series." A story of life In a military
school In which athletics are plentifully
MOTHER TUCKER'S SEVEN. By An
gelina w. w ray. J1 pp., lh. Lothrop
Leo at Shepaid company.
Telia the story of a merry actlv life
of a family forred t find plaasur in most
economical way a
THE BOT WITH THE U. a SURVEY,
By Francis Koit-Wheclr. fel pp., ILIA
Linrop, L at fcnapara company.
First volume of "United State Service.
Seriea." Thla series gives actual experi-
encea in th different branche of govern
arc made from the finest flour and the best
That Makes them sin ideal
are baked in surroundings where cleanliness
and precision arc supreme
That Makes them
are touched only once by human hands
when the pretty girls pack them v
That Makes , them
are sealed in a moisture proof package-
ment work. Illustrated from photographs
taken from th United States Geological
M lacella ea
THE BOOK OF CHRISTMAS. Introduc
tion by Hamilton W. Mable, drawing by
George Wharton Edwards. 83 pp.. 11.2a.
The MacMUlan company.
This volume comprises many thing that
have - been written about Christmas, its
customs, beliefs, spirit and sport.
THE RUBAITAT OF OMAR KHAT-
TAM. I'ltsgerald Centenary Edition. Il
lustrations and special designs In color by
Willy Pogany. 15. Thomas T. Crowell &
A beautiful, specimen of bookmaker's
art, with th text printed In fantastic
English type, each quantraln having a page
WAGS. Tb Philosophy ot th Peaceful
Pup. By Morgan Shepard, tOc A. Wea
Humorous verse about dog.
CRITICAL E3SATS OF THE SEVEN-
TEENTH CENTURT. Vol. ill 1685-1700.
Edited by J. K. Springer. S7f pp.. IL7&. Ox
ford. At th Clarenden Press.
Selection from th work of, with com
mentary upon, Robert Wolseley, Sir Wil
liam Temple, John Dennis, William Wotton,
Jeremy Collier and other seventeenth cen
tury critic. : . .. .
WEBSTER'S NEW INTERNATIONAL
DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LAN
GUAGE. Edited by W. T. Harris and F.
8 1 urges Alien. 2620 pp., G. C. Merrtam
The latest revised version of the
dictionary compiled by Noah Webster with
THE CROWN OF INDIVIDUALITY. By
William George Jordan. 224 pp., SL Flem
ing H. Haven company.
In this volume ot counsel the author
takes for his keynote individuality and
carries th theme through many situations
which every one must face.
COURT LIFE IN CHINA. By Isaac
Taylor Headland. 266 pp., 11.50. Fleming
H. Revell company. -
The Chines officials, the capital and Its
people are sketched by the author, who is
a professor In Peking university. These
sketches have appeared In a number of the
popular magaslnes. .
PRACTICAL AGRICULTURE. By John
w. Wilkinson. A, M. 3K3 pp., l. Amen
can Book company.
A complete and practical treatise on
agriculture, horticulture, forestry, land
scape gardening, roads and road-bulldlng
and country life conveniences.
IN STARLAND WITH A THREE
INCH TELESCOPE. By William Taylor
Olcott. . 146 pp., H, G. P. Putnam's Sons.
A conveniently arranged guide for the
use of the amateur astronomer with forty
diagrams of th constellations and eight
of the moon.
NEW PHYSICAL LABORATORY MAN
UAL. By Charles F. Adams. 12 pp., M
cent. American Book company.
In this volume the author embodies the
results of twelve years' experience in
laboratory work In physic.
"AND THE CAT CAME BACK"
A Domestic Episode with Eaoagh
Povrder for aa Explo
sion. A Pittsburg society woman and her hus
band are working at cross purposes, and
some of their friends are awaiting the out
come with much Interest.
Some day ago the woman discovered
ahe had lobt gems and jewelry valued at
over 25.000. Sho couldn't figure out just
whether ahe had lost them or whether
they had been stolen. But they had dis
appeared, and being so valuable and be
cause her husband had often chlded her
for being careless about her gems she
feared to tell Mm.
Three prominent business men chanced
to meet In a downtown store and were
trading gossip. One happened to mention
that a close friend of his, a prominent
East End woman, had lost some valuable
Jewelry, and was very much worried about
it; so much so she had come to his office
and had him Vngage a detective.
"Maybe I can be of some service la the
car: " spoke up one of the party. "A
friend of mine a day or two ago loaned
a man $3,000 on some jewelry. The fellow
said he had been caught in the stock
market, and preferred to borrow on th
jewelry rather than sell his automobile,
because the auto waa such a comfort to
. "Can you give me the name of the man
who borrowed on them?" asked th wom
Th borrower' name was mentioned.
"Good beavens! He's my lady friend'
Now th three bualnea men are wait
Ir . c bow it come out. Pittsburg
That Keeps them
M NATIONAL BISCUIT COMPANY
"til combine, to
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TverfV. little more
exciting than any story
jrou ever read. - A
storjr written around
the dramatic figure of
the young and falsely
suspected heroine. A.
, great story -tlie great
' est work of the famous
author of "The Lear
' enworth Case," and
Anna Katharine Green
In th tmt number rt : Th True Story
?r Youej; Actress," "How g Worn to Built an
Aeroplane," " Vote for Women from the Inide,"
Wbjr I Left the Womai's Club," the Uit wrirtr.r of
. Edward Everett Hale, eight good torie, and seventy
pct f practical department a U the November
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