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BRIEF CITY NEWS
Xar Boot Frist It.
4 W0Dda Certtried PmbU iwnitMt.
1 XrfbtiBf rixtaraa Barrsss-Oraadea Ca.
trloUy aTome-ataa rise. Ilr Ortni Cfcfn
. Harold OHfford hat rsturnrd from a
Bhftrt t rift to the south.
180 sTatloaal X.1T Xnraranaa Oe
Charles E. Ally, General Ant, Omaha.
Maka Tea Se rings increase your earn
tnta by becoming a mnnbtr of Nebraska
Favlnaa and lxn Ass'n. Earns I fr cent
par annum. IOCS Farnam fit.
Tra. Owrft i. Miller Tary loa Urn.
Oora;e !A Miller, who In seriously 111 at
Clarlcson hospital. Is somewhat Improved
in condition. Mra. Millar recently under
went an operation.
UMag of Straat Car Tnloa A spe
eplal Meeting of tha Btreet Car Men s
union, No. Jig. has been railed for Fri
day nlht at I o'clock at the Labor
Sdaoa a mien to Attond Brtwar raneral
Edson C. Rich will ba one representa
tive at !oat of the Nebraska bar at the
funeral of Justlco Brewer In Ieavenwortli,
Satuiday. Mr. Rich haa now one to Kan
sas City and will So from thera to Leav
enworth, Friday night.
nTxnbr Bound Over to Chrand Jury
Stanley J. Hrtiby. charred with asssuttlng
Arthur Ahr, mall carrier, feveral days
MTO, Was arratgne'1 before United f-tst
Commhliner Anderson Thursday morn
lng.Ha waived examination and was bound
vep (o tha federal grind Jury tn J600.
. 'Thomas W. Blackbnra Speaks oa Xnrar-
ajraaoy Thomas W. Blackburn will address
tha Cntral Republican club Friday even
ing on "Insurgency as Ralated to the
Republican Party Today." Tha meettng
will ba held at tha club rooms In the Pat
terson block, and all republicans are In
vited to attend.
Miss Bars Will Talk of Child, labor
Prof. Lurlle Raves will address the Ne
braska Child Labor committee at lta
annual meeting Monday evening, at the
Toung Men's Christian association cafe.
A dinner will precede the annual meeting
and after hearing the reports of officers
the annual election cf officers will take
. Voile Coart Receipts Blf March has
been a record breaking month In police
court, aa far as the amount of money
paid In fines and bond forfeits are con
cerned. The amount taken In by Clerk
J. J. Mahoney Is more than $2.onO, and
Is far greater than any month for many
years. The number of cases which have
been disposed of Is greater than any
month for some time.
Yed Twelve Thousand Sheep VT. J.
Farr, Stockman of Greeley, Colo., Is a
gu'st at the Paxfon'. Curing the winter
Mr. Farr waa feeding 12,000 sheep at North
Bend, wst of Kearney, and Is now shlp-
- ping the last of them to Chicago market.
'Trices of live stock are higher than we
expected last fall," said Mr. Farr, "and
- my partner and myself ar making a nice
profit on our sheep."
Albert rhUUpa does to Trial Albert
Phillips, a painter, will be placed on
trial In district court Friday on a
statutory charge. Phillips waa arreated
at Twenty -fourth and Farnam streets
laat Summer while running away from I
the scene of his alleged crime. A coal
wagon driver seeing the pursuit jumped
from his wagon seat and caught Phillips
aa he came along. The man is the father of
five young children.
Sr. Lumsdsn (Stadias Omaha Data Dr.
L. Li. Liumaden of the marine hospital ser
vice has been devoting himself to a close
study of the statistics of tha health of
Omaha for some time back. With Health
Commissioner Connell and Dr. Langfeld,
city bactf rtologlst, he has been closeted In
the private office of the' commissioner, go
' lng carefully over figures and reports of
bacteriological and chemical examinations
of water and milk,
Wen Have to Sleep la Barn Vow
Andrew F. Ah'strom, who protested that
bis wife drove him from the house and
made htm sleep In the barn, was separated
from her by judicial decree of dlatrtct
court Thuraday. The decree was given
Mrs. Ahlstrom, who was. on the other
liand. a loser In the contention over divis
ion of property. Mrs. Ahlstrom now gets
a further V0 besides il 940, which her hus
band gave her before they aeparated. Other
alimony relief waa denied.
Watsr Company Presents Its Bill The
Omaha Water company has presented to
the city a bill for $37.06, for labor cost of
repairing a break In the hydrant at Six
' teenth and Howard streets a week ago.
This bill does not take any account of the
damage done to the stock of Thompson
Belden on the it baaemeut floor. The bl.l
now presented will be carefully scanned by
a committee and probably referred to the
city attorney for an opinion as to whether
Its payment would be an admission of re
Cured by Lydia E. Pink
ham's Vegetable Compound
Baltimore, MdL "For four year"
xny life waa a misery to me. I Buflered
tiea, terrible drag
ness, and tbat all
gone feeling la my
stomach. I haa
giren tip hope of
eyer being well
when I began to
take Lydia E. Pink
I felt as though
new Ufa had been
riTen me, and I am recommending
to all myfriends." -Mrs. W. 8. Ford.
i20T W. Franklin St.. Baltimore, Md.
The most successful remedy in this
country for the cure of all frrms of
female complaints .la Lydia E. lint
. ham Vegetable Compound. It has
stood the test 01 years anu w"7
more widely and succee&f ully used than
any other female remedy. It haa cured
thousands of women who haye been
troubled with displacements, inflam
mation, ulceration, fibroid tumors, ir
regularities, periodic pains, backache,
that bearing-down feeling, flatulency.
Indigestion, and nerrous prostration,
after all other means had failed.
I If you are suffering from any of these)
ailments, don glre up hope until you
hare glten LydTa E. Pinkham'a Vege
table Compound a trlaL
If jou would like special avdrlca
write to Mr. lMnkham, Lynn
MaasL fr It. She baa guided
thou7ndJ to fceaUb, free cf
Uavrpe ' ...
sponsibility for all the damage don-. The
city officials at understood to be standing
pat on the proposition thst the company
should stsnd anv loss that may be In
volved. Brewer's XHath bo Bar to Water Case
John L Webster does not anticipate that
the death of Associate Justice David
Brewer of the Cnlted Ptates supreme
court will have the effect of postponing
the hearing on the Omaha water works
case. The argument Is expected to be
heard by the court during the week be
ginning April 11. Mr. Webster will leave
Friday evening for Washington, and on
Monday will argue the Missouri river rate
case, In which Omaha la a party in Inter
est, Monday or Tuesday.
Testimony oa Advertising Coatraots
Testimony was taken at the Union Pa
cific headquarters Thuraday by deposition
before Attorney General W. T. Thompson
and Railway Commissioner H. J. Wlnnett,
with reference to the Injunction Issued
to prevent the road from Issuing trans
portation to be paid for In advertising.
The meeting waa held In General Attorney
Edscn Rlch'a offire at the I'nlon Pacific
headquarters. The farts were stipulated
and agreed to, thus preventing a long
drawn-fut session before the railway
Realty Men Arc
Ones to Beautify
Building- Inspector Urgei that They
Replace Homely Shacki with
City Building Inspector Withnell has
some Idess of his own as to tha beat ways
to help tn making Omaha more comely to
"It seems to me," says Mr. Withnell,
"that the real eatatt men hold the key
to the situation In their own hands, largely.
Borne of them own or control old, ahaky,
unsanitary sharks that stand on promlent
streets. These they could very well afford
to tear down and replace with modern,
compact and handsome structures, and be
money ahead at the end of a year.
"In a great many cases the real estate
men are agents and advisers for out-of-town
owners who have allowed shanties
of the very worst description to eumber
valuable property close to the heart of
town ever since 1 can remember. There
does not seem to be any good reason why
such property should be longer occupied
with one-atory flretrapa thst are In many
cases almost ready to tumble down. To
say our real estate men could not get ac
tion on their principals to have anti
quated buildings torn down and better ones
built Is to belittle their influence and dis
count tha weight of their advice. Perhaps
concerted effort, resolutely pursued for a
year or so. would have a tremendous Influ
ence towsrd clearing out the eyesores and
putting In their place something good to
look at, and that would, at the aame time
fatten the Incomes of the owners and the
NASH STILL PRESIDENT OF
OMAHA AUDITORIUM COMPANY
He la Glren Praise for HU Work avm4
la Tarn Compliments
P. A. Nash, preaident.
C. F. McOrew, vice preaident.
Alfred Millard, treasurer.
T. J. Mahoney, counsel.
3. H. Xehmer, secretary. -
J. M. OUlan. assistant . secretary
treasurer and manager.
These offloers of the Omaha Auditorium
company were re-elected for the year at a
complimentary dinner to T. A. Naah at the
Omaha club Wednesday evening. In rec
ognition of his services as president of
T. J. Mahoney presided and gave review
of the work of bulUlng the Auditorium.
He said many times during the last five
years when the Auditorium found lUelf
without funds to meet Its obligations, Mr.
Nash had borrowed money at the banks
on his pcraonal notes wim no nopes ui
personal reward except the thanka of the
directors and ts community.
Mr. NasH in reply said that many times
during the lsst seven years he felt the
Auditorium waa a tremendous burden, and
If he had consulted his own peraonal de
sires he would have put the burden aside,
but he felt the time would come when tha
people would appreciate the Auditorium,
so he simply kept pegging away until the
building waa completed and out of debt.
In closing. Mr. Nash paid a high tribute
to J. M. Oman, manager of tha Auditorium.
He said that he waa entitled to a world
of credit for his untiring efforts In pro
moting the interests of the Auditorium.
The Immense windrow of American Beau
ties heaped upon the table were by a
unanimous vote of the directors sent td
Mrs. F. A. Nash.
Those at tha dinner were T. C. Byrne,
C. C. Belden. T. H. Davis. J. M. Qlllan.
Joseph Hayden. F. P. Hamilton, W. Far
rum Smith, J. R. Lehmer, R. A. Leuee'er,
T. J. Mahoney, C. D. Beaton. Fred Mets,
H. J. Penfold. E. P. Peck. C. M. Wilhelm
and F. A. Naah.
CRANK WRITES TO GOVERNOR
Man Slaalag Himself B. " B. Slttlnsj
Wanta "hallenfcercer Da Some
thing, Can't Tell What.
Incoherent letters addressed to Governor
Phallenberger by a man named B. B. ZH
tlng, have caus.-d an effort to locate the
man. who gave in the letters his addreaa
as Route 1, Benson. K.
The letters are rambling and quite with
out intelligence. They Vaguely Implore the
governor to do something or other no one
la able to make out what, and there are hints
of anger on the part of the writer heoauBe
whatever it Is has not been done.
A communication on the subject has
come to Sheriff Bralley from the gover
nor's office and Mr. B. B. Zlttlng is being
It has been discovered that the Benson
route addreaa he glvee Is the letter box of
M. B. Rlshman, a farmer of known sound
mind. Whether Zlttlng haa been using his
box without authority or knowledge of Mr.
Riahman, has not yet developed.
GERMAN COMEDY AT THE LYRIC
Kannlekeratrasee Will Be Presented
hg German Deswrtment af I'nl.
reraHs- ef Mtanuka,
"Kopnlckersirasse No. 1J0," a German
(omedy, will be presented at the Lyric
theater on Friday evening by a cast chosen
from the students of the German depart
ment of tha State university at Lincoln.
The production made a hit in Lincoln at
lta first night. The cast waa organised by
Prof. L. Fossler and Is now under tha Im
mediate direction of Mlas Amanda Hepp
ner, an instructor.
The producers claim for the production
snuoa of artistie merit. "Kopnirkeretrasse
No. 119" Is the work of Q. Von Moser, a
Oerman playwrigitt of high repute.
Tb proceeds at ttte Omaha performance
yHIE . BEE:
Some Things You
Few learned societies In America may
beast a record ao ftl ed with useful achieve
ments as The American Orl'n'al sncle'y.
which holda Its annual meetlns; at John
Hppkina university In Baltimore today and
tomorrow. The society waa founded In
Beaton in 1MJ by the lerneit-John Pick
ering and a few of his fellow scholars.
It aa Incorporated by the Masachusetts
legislature "for the purpose of the culti
vation of learnlrg In the Aalatlc. African
and Polynesian languages." The Jourr.sls
of the society testify that Jhe organlxstlon
hs fulfilled the purpose of It foundation
to a deeree far beyond what John Pick-
erltig rou'd have hoped.
The Incumbent president of the society
la the Rv. Dr. William Hayes Ward,
editor of The Independent, and one of the
most eminent Orientalists now living. He
waa the director of the Wo'fe expedition to
Babylonia, which was concerned with th
finding and translation of Inscriptions writ
language, the very existence of
aa unknown to the founders cf
ten In a
ths American Oriental society. The great
progress made during the sixty-fight years
nf the society's eirstenre Is forcibly il
lustrated, not only by the successful recon
struction of dead Oriental lanjruagea, but
by the wonderful spread of knowledge con
curring the living speeches of the Orient.
When ths society waa 4 yeara o'd, in
l4fi. It already had become an inatltution
of more than nation-wide interest and
Importance. The roster of Its membership
in that year Includes the names of three
great American missionaries, who. In their
respectlve fields, accomplished more than
any other agencies In bringing together
the cast and the west. One waa Hiram
Bingham. the Apostle to the Pouth seas,
who had carried Christianity to the Hawat-
lana and other Polynesian peonies, he had
given the Islanders of the South seas al
phabets and printing presses and had con-
verted their spoken dialects Into orderly
and grammatical written languages. An
other was Adonlram Judson, a missionary
In Burma, who wss practically the father
of the modern educational movement In
Farther India. It waa Judson who Invited
the scholars of the world to a con.ldoration f,ct U).t JourralB now , eaH).r
of the living languages of those Interest- ynn ,ectures dellv,re1 and p,perg rM1
lng buffer nations which separate fhe treatlns mo,t eienMnt fptur1!1 ,
Indian and Chinese civilisations. The third orental languages, while In recent years a
was Peter Parker, the pioneer missionary wnol, ,,rl of paprll wlll discuss the use
at Canton. It waa Parker who brought to 0f a mingle word In some language dad
the attention of American scholara the for 1.000 years.
vast storehouse of philosophy, poetry and A feature of the present meeting In Bal
hlstory comprised In the Chinese classics, tlmore wlll he an address to be delivered by
Parker and hla associates, together with Prof. Edouard Meyer, the Oerman exchange
Parker's Chinese students, were largely professor, who Is In America aa a result
responsible for Commodore Perry's success of the agreement between the German
In opening up Japan. emperor ami President Roosevelt. Th!e
The last annual address of the first preal- t la, In Itself, a striking commentary on
dent of this society, delivered shortly be the progress of American scholarship dur
fore his desth. is a striking lllustrattonn lng the lifetime of this aoclety.
of the Ignorance of even the moat eminent Although the society always haa been
scholars of that day concerning Japan, and composed of learned llnrulfts. Ma member
all things Japanese. That was seven years ahip Is not limited to professed Orientalists,
before the American naval expedition per- and any person who la Interested In the
suaded the shogun of Teddo to establish Orient and Its languages may become a
communications with the outside world, member. It has also a section devoted to
Mr. Pickering In his laat address sought the study of the history of religions, and
to correct the popular prevailing Impres- this section Is also open to any who may
sion that the Japanese written language be Interested In the subject. For all this
was the same as the Chinese, although the llbemllty. It remains & fact that the society
spoken language was quite different. He la composed almost exclusively of persons
said that It had been lately discovered whose Interest la that of pure scholarship,
that the Japanese language waa written by There is a movement to bring about a
the use of a syllabic alphabet, entirely dtf- material broadening o(,,.tb,e scope of the
ferent from , the Ideographic system of society by means of a caynpaigq to popular
Chinese writing. I.ast year Count Okuma, lie the atudy of living Omental languages
formerly prima minister of Japan, and one for political and busineea purposes. The
of the elder statesmen, presented to the rise of Japan to a place among the Great
American Oriental society . through Dr. Powers, the awakening of China, and the
Kan-Iohl Asakawa, a Japanese T410 Is a Increasing participation In western affairs
professor In Tale university, a complete by Oriental peoples make it Imperative for
set of Japanese printing types. These business men and diplomatists to pay closer
consist of the Chinese Ideograph charac- attention to Oriental studies. The United
ters. together with the Japanese syllabic States government maintains a corps of
alphabet, whleh Is used In Japan In con-
nectlon with tha Chinese written language Bome thing not needed In any country speak
as a system of diacritical marks. The lng an Occidental language. If the colleges
Japanese language is now familiar to would ground young men fitting for bust
thousands of Americans, and its literature nees or diplomatic service In the Chinese
has long since yielded up all its treasures and Japanese languages, much could be
to ths readers of English. The Japan done to Increase the American prestige in
whose language was unknown even to the far east. The colleges, or course, are
great scholars sixty-eight years ago. Is the willing, and tha American Oriental cocltrty
same Japan which today Is looked upon as a more than willing, to assist. What Is
a probable martial rival of the United needed Is the public recognition of the lm
States. portance of this branch of education.
In the year 1M9, when Pickering's last The American Oriental society during the
address was delivered, he annonunced to sixty-eight yeara of its life has collected an
the society the then recent discovery by invaluable library relating to Asiatic, Afrl
Major Henry Rawltnson of a key to the can and Polynesian languages. This library
dead and unknown languages of Meso- is deposited at Yale university and is
potamle. Plnce that time the cuneiform in- available for the use of all students. Annual
scrlptlons have become the common prop- meetings are held In Easter week at dlf -erty
of all scholara, and every high school ferent colleges and nnlvef'Mltes. The meelnii
boy and girl In the United States Is fa- in Baltimore today will be one of the larg
mlllar with their appearance, and has been est ever held.
possessed ' of translations which have BY TBXSXBUO J. XAgSTXsT.
brought to modern America the codes of - Tomorrow "Orand Opera."
are to be divided between the Sacngerfest
fund and tb purchase of a bust of Goethe
for the university. C. J. Ernest has as
sumed the local management of the pro
duction. Y. W. C A. Pastes
the 3,000 Mark
It ii Still Adding Member to Iti Soli
and the Campaign Ooei
Omaha's Young Women's Christian asso
ciation haa passed the 1,009 mark in mem
bership and so realised tts ambition of
How much more than that It will gain
by tha membership campaign remains to
be learned when the full count Is made
Several hundred women started out bright
and early Thuraday morning to canvass
the stores, offices and residence district
of the city for tl memberships in the as
sociation, and to continue their work until
10 o'clock at night. At headquarters in the
association building the membership sec
retary, with three assistants, waa kept busy
most of the day. The rush was greatest
at noon, when scores of business women
came in to renew or to Join. Several men
were in the crowd to take out member
ships for slaters, wives or sweethearts.
The headquartera were open until 10
o'clock laat evening to take any member
ship that came.
I0WANS TO BE OMAHA GUESTS
Des Ma tars Boasters Wlll Ba Kater
Both tha Omaha Commercial club and
the Board of Governors of Ak-Sar-Den win
entertain delegations from Dea Moines
Friday. The -Dea Moines delegations wlll
arrive during the afternoon over the Rook
Island. A special committee from the
Commercial club, consisting of the enter
tainment and membership committee, will
meet the Greater Des Moines Boosters and
eaoort them around Omaha In automobiles.
OMAHA. FRIDAY. APKIL
Want to Know
lawa established long before Abraham left '
Vr of the ChaMeee j
PtesMent Pickering In that same address !
eona-rstulat'd the society that two or three '
American students then residing In
(lrmnv. thst rretet rrpoitory of larn-
lng. becoming acquainted with th FaneVrit j
largusae. He looked . f r ard T.lth much!
pleasure to the titjie when Amrricsn col- 1
lcre students cou'd hs-.e the benefit of ln;
structinn In Sarskrlt by native Amercan
scholars Today the American colVses '
and universities wauld not defer even to
Oermany alth rspe-t to thlr knnwlodae i
of this ancient mother torgue of the Ayrsi 1
races. It Is also a fact worthy of nt thst !
the only coHere in the world dvotd ex- j
elusive!- tn the study cf Sanskrit Is con- '
ducted by American teechers and Amei'cnn 1
money in Ceylon. One of the most erudlt.' !
linguists In the Ituddlst wor'd. a m?tT '
"f Sanskrit and of the eor-rt pain
guage. a as formerly a nerner in fan
Francisco, and althoutrj. his KnelNh still
reare the unm'staksble stamp of his erst
wh'le surrn-indlnge. Ms perfection In Orien-
'nirs makes his position as
,'lh"1 of ' monastery scere.
Th second president of the sorle'v was!
Ret- VAm mrA Rnh'nan,. ln
. . , . ' .
I 41 The active membership of the society
at that time Inc't'drd such mm as Kdu-trtl
Everett, then president of Hnrvatd; Tlv o
dcre Dwlght Wootsey, president of Yale
Theodore Parker, the eminent divine; Noe
VVebater, the great lexicographer, nrii
Caleb Cuahing. New Kngland's most as'ii'r
politician. The honorary membership In- ,
eluded th names cf many of the great j
European professors, and. most notable of
all. Plr Willinm Bell, who had but re-
cently founded the great Calcutta instltu-
Hon for the study of the ?t lnnguKes of
Dr. Robinson had been, in 141. the dl-
rector of the earliest considerable Ameil-
c" srcheolorlcal research expedition. His
bok. "B'bllcal Researches in Palestine.
Mount Sinai and Arabia." had marked the
beginning of a new epoch of research and
,tudy wl,n r''ln o the history and lan-
fUBgfn oi ine peoples menuoneo in tne
Bible. Under I"r. Robinson's leadership the
aoclety prospered exceedingly and soon be
came recognised as one of the most useful
scholarly societies In the world.
Tts rrent nrnffreas Is 1nfttot1 hv h.
student Interpreters at Tokio and Peking,
A dinner will be given at the Commercial
club at 6 oclock. 'after which they will be
taken to the Auditorium to witness the
Indoor athletic meet. The Commercial club
has a special section of ISO box seats at
the east end of the Auditorium.
A l.tfe Sentence
of suffering with throat and lung trouble
Is quickly con muted by Dr. King's Nrw
Discovery. Wo and 1.0(X For sale by Bea
ton Drug Co.
Persistant advertising la the road to Pig
r y"! Yl Est,b,iSued
V j V
Pains la the Back
AUcotVs Piaster t tare bo equal.
Strengthen Weak Backs
aa aothiag els caa.
Allcock's Plasters can always be distinguished by
their fine balsam odor ; this comes from the Frank'
incense, which has remarkable curative qualities.
When you need a Pill
take a Brandretfts Pill
Per CONSTIPATION, :BILIOUSNISS, MIADAOHf, DIZZINCSS,
INOIOCSTION, Ho. JW, Vt.labU.
413-15-17 S-uth 16th St
We S!l the
VULCAN Gas Ranges
Smith & Nixon
Piano Stock Sale, Begins
SATURDAY AT HAYDENS
Watch Papers for Particulars
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fc, J (, ALU IIlAU LAD! HRM
Will Represent Parent Interests in
GEORGE W. PLATNER STEPS OUT
Re-F.atabllahmrnt of tae rninpaay
Wlll Be Effected aad J. 9.
White Wlll Remain as
The H. F. Cady Lumber company will
be reorganized Friday, but Just who the
new officers will be Is not given out.
George W. Platner, one of the original
Incorporators and treasurer of the com
pany during lta whole existence, haa sold
out the controlling interest which he held
to other rftles, and after April 1. will he
a man of leisure for a while. He will
take a trip to Texas and the Pacific coast
before taking up business again.
"Who the peraona are that have bought
my Intereat In the company I do not
know," said Mr. Platner. "At one time,
before Mr. Cady's sickness and death, the
proposition was that I should sell out my
Interest, and everything was ready to com
plete a deal of that kind January 1. Later
developments changed the status of affairs,
and, as I was as ready to sell as to buy,
my Interest Is now In the hands of other
Mr. Platner has been connected with the
company for twenty-two years, snd has
always been the active manager of the
affairs of the company, which has timber
holdings and mills In the south, on the
coast and In Pouth Dakota. The amount
of money Involved In the purchase of the
company Is said to be $250,000.
It is known that Frank Ewlng. formerly
with the Chicago Lumber company, will
atep Into the office of the company as the
active head. He la supposed to be repre
senting the Cady Interests, and possibly
some other buyers. J. 8. ' White wlll re
main as secretary.
The yards of the Cady company In
Omaha are at Fourth and Douglas, where
the company owns twelve or fifteen val
CITY BEAUT1FIERS TO MEET
Committee to Neaxotiate with Mnlford
for Plan to Confer In tha
The Omaha committee named sometime
ago to negotiate with Charles Mulford
Robinson for a plan of a more beautiful
city, to be worked out through a series of
years, will meet Friday afternoon at 3:30
in the city council chamber.
City Engineer Craig Is chairman of the
committee and C. O. Lobeck secretary, with
Frank L. Haller, Fred D. Wead, Ed P.
Bprryman, Councllmen Hummel aad Shel
don, and Mrs. F. H. Cole and Mrs. Kdward
Johnson as the other members.
At the meeting a letter will be read from
Mr. Robinson, outlining his Ideas of what
a city plan for Omaha should contain and
what the cost to the city for his services
One Coudnctor Who Was Cared.
Mr. Wllford Adams Is hla name, and he
writes about It: "Some time ago I was
confined to my bed with chronic rheuma
tism. I used two bottles of Foley's Kidney
Remedy with good effect, and the third
bottle put me on my feet and I resumed
work as conductor on the Lextlngton, Ky..
Street Railway. It gave me more relief
than any medicine I have ever used, and
It will do all you claim In casea of rheu
matism." Foley's Kidney Remedy cures
rheumatism by eliminating the uric acid
from the blood. For sale by all druggists.
1 847 Tl
Pains In the Side
Alkoct's Plasters relieve promptly
and at tha same time
treDgthea aide and restore aoergr.
for Spring Over
coats and Crrv
enctics and. chances are. we'll rave consldnrablf j
more chilly weather before yon can safell
go without tome kind of an overcoat. Pe'
fore making your selection we epect to
have the privilege of showing you the
choicest of the new styles and fabrics at
seen In our new spring cits.
In newness, appearance, quality an 1
tailoring, our $t2, $15 and $18 coata of
fer you a choice from garments possessing
all the good point, for which you would
ordinarily be askPd $5 more.
We have styles for the most particu
lar, patterns to please the most exacting
and sizes to fit every build, from stout to
thin. It's worth your while to discuss the
spring clothes question with us, whether
you would buy now or later Rut anyway,
make a point of seeing our spring coata
or cravenettes, at
"The House of
is u u U LJJ liva
A SERVICE WORTH
Here is what we me&nt when we alluded to "Request
Maintenance" as pertaining to your home
It is little more than reminding you to form the habit
of notifying us when you are not securing complete sat
isfaction from any of your gas lamps.
We have skilled men assigned solely to this work
They will inspect your lamps, adjust them and, wher.
they find that a new mantle is necessary or any part o'
the lamp needs renewal, they will charge you for these at
the regular retail prices the same that you would pay
for standard goods in any store or at our office. The re
newals will be made only after your approval.
The service costs you nothing.
Omaha Gas Company
WELL ARRANGED GROUNDS ARE ALWAYS A
SOURCE OF GREAT PLEASURE.
Ornamental Shrubbery, Roses,
Fruit and Shade Trees
M P. BYRD NURSERY CO.
Sales Grounds, 19th and Douglas Streets.
Phone Dgug. 1628 or Doug. 4498.
See Our Display at the Sales Grounds, 19th and Douglas Sts.
Daily and Sunday Bee
Woman's Home Companion
Review of Reviews
Regular price for all one
THE OMAHA DEC, Omaha, Nb.
The Neal is an internal treat
ment without hypodermic injec
tions, that cures any case of
drink habit, at the institute or
in the home, in three -days. A
guaranteed bond and contract is
given each patient agreeing to
effect a perfect cure, or refund
the money at the end of the third
day. Call, write or phone for
free book and eo-atriiet, 1502 So.
Tenth St., Omaha, Nebraska.
Everything strictly confidential.
Bank references cheerfully fur
$6.00 ) Ann Prfr P
1.60 ( UI 1 1 IVC
year. . .$12.00 J
18 $r 1
WJ4imt ,JtliM Annuumctnunti
AA cofc forms ia current social ama, snarsved
ia lb ImM asanas, and punctually delivered kIvu
Embossed Monogram Stationery
and other work esecuud at prices lower tkaa usually
A. I. ROOT, Incorporated
1Z10-12U Howard 5c Pkene D. 1M4
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