Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, December 30, 1911, NEWS SECTION, Page 2, Image 2
- ' J ' THK HKE: OMAHA, SATCKDAY. PECEMHKli 30,1911. I GROCERS' ASSOCIATION FINElTiJ lZIZZI" . '"- Hi Meal Clearance Sale Begins Here Tuesday Morning, January 2d Every offering: is this season's fresh, clean mer chandise. The j-tyles are the very latest, und every item possesses the reliable, dependable quality which daily makes many new friends for this store. Each price reduction is h decided having und you will be well repaid by waiting for this splendid bar go in-giving event. TTf yotm rrmrs OWN TCWt 1518-1520 FARNAM STREET mm Admit Violating Baffle Law and it Puniihed. SEEK TO REVOKE ITS CHARTER Iowa Trirkrra1 Association ( hnoiri De Melin for Mffllit Place 1f lotrmhrr llrpilillcua Committee to Mfft, CAFETERIA INJHE TEMPLE University Students Are to Have New Flase to Eat. CKIEP HUNGER EXPERT WITNESS I.larola Police Heart Testa Irrn Wllaeaa stand aad Mia la (' vlete4 Ilia Declaration, lhat It Beer. (From a Staff Correspondent.) LINCOLN, Neb., Dec. .-.Bpeclal Tele gram) The propound cafeteria at the university in -to be a g0 and In a few tlays work will ! commenced TROUBLE FROM BRYAN FILING Pushing Him for President Keeps . Him Off Ballot as Delegate. HE CANNOT WITHDRAW NAME Primary Law, a l Helate to Pref. erentlal Petitions, Ufrr front Other Provisions of I.avr -Peter Janaea Files. (From a Staff Correspondent.) IE8 MOLNKA, U, Dec. .-Speclal Telegram.) Representing the De Moines Retail Orooera' sssoclstion. Attorney W. A. Graliain pleaded guilty to the charge of gambling made scalne the ciatlnn In an Indictment returned by the Polk county grand Jury. Judge Bradshaw of the criminal court Imposed a fin of lino. The Indictment a sal tint the alleged trust grew out of -lis conducting a candy raffling machine at the recent pure food how In the Coliseum. According tt the county attorney tie will now take the cane up to Attorney. General George Cosson, with the request that the charter of the aaaoclation be revoked and that article of Incorporation be act aside. Teacher Meet In flea Molars. Lea Moines waa aelrcted strain Mnv as the place for tho annual meeting of the Iowa State Teacher1 assoc Istlon for I91J, the date to be November 7, two daya after the election. Repablleaa Committee to Meet. The republican state committed la called to meet here January 11 to fix a date for the republican state convention. nn 3 LialiVJ J L nn liu ODD mm mm (Prom a Staff Correspondent.) i:JL,r.. ticc. 29.-Speclal.)-The propoaal In Omaha to file the name of w. J. Bryan aa a nrrreniii .i,4..,. remodel-I for nresident o. ih. ,i .i- . lug the baaement of the Temple at the . atlrred m m.,,.m....i - "" nan university for that purpuae. Th. purpose "haV. a. 1"!" "i"! - vi tin? trillion. la to give atudenta the noon meal at reasonable price. It probably will be run by the university Yoking Men's Chrlatlan association. Hanger Teata Beer. ' Chief Hunger of the police department, who la of German extraction, waa brought Into police, court today s an ex pert wltneaa to testify whether som bev erage aold by William Sharp., colored, waa beer or not. The chief tapped the bottle and testified that the beverage waa beer. The verdict of the court waa guilty, as charged. Rawrll Held for Perjury. John F. Rowel!, the Lincoln mining pro moter .arrested In Milwaukee In conhee tlon with the sudden death of Mrs. Nel on, la being held at Chat place on th charge of perjury, at present. , H U al leged to bav testified at th Inquest that the dead woman waa hl wife, which la not the fact. Arthur Ncleon, th womaus son. left today tor Milwaukee.' M. I. Meat Make Hort. W. D. Mcllufih of Omaha, attorney for the Missouri l"elflc Railroad company, was before th Mate Railway commission today and attempted to Convince th member that It should not enforce an order made last June, but waa unaucemta ful. la June th commission permitted the road to laue W,(W.QU0 worth of new securities under condition the company should report what th securities wore sold for and what waa dona with th money. The company had not made such report, but at the conclusion of th con ference Mr. Mi Hugh Informed the mem ber th report would b forthcoming. MEAT BUSINESS ' ;. RULED BY POOL (Continued from First Page.) on. their hands." the wltneaa Bald, "ami wero at a lose what to do with them. Three plana were considered In regard to disponing of the recently acquired properties. "On waa to divide tliem mung th promoter Armour, Pwlft and Morris. Th second was to operate them under a partnership agreement, and the third waa to put the concern Into a new organ Itatlon. Th last plan wa adopted and the. National Packing company waa f ffed March 11. IKS, with a capital of liw).ooa" The percent its of stock of th National I'aektng company wa divided a follows: Hwlft Co.. W.TO; Armour & Co., W.1I ilorrl A Co., 13.19. ' i r : ' DHUloa, of Cttaatrr. Th younger Veeder described the geo' KisplUcal UlctNton of th Country used by the packer as follows: ',. . . Territory A-All'rast of the 'Mississippi im"".'"1 ?or.,h f ,h ob, lv'. except iillnoia aad W set Virginia, s . v irrltor B-Ail eouin of the Ohio' and lotonmc rtter and east' c the Mia:., ippt nver. except Wt Virginia. Irrritory C Chlago.; 7,'yirm- nJ ",or Illinois except im.w Ci.unty. and all of Iowa e" cept Council bUilfs. , . , " r irrntory K Colorado. , Other aectiona vt the country were not mciuuea in tae alphabetical ;ist The Drlmarvlaw aa It relalea to filing of preferential petition for president differ from other provision of th law. In the first plar no fee 1 charged. Where it Is done on petition of th re quired number of voter, the person him self doe not have to accept the filing, aa Is the case with all other offleea. Ftr thla reason if the proposed candidate for ny other office doe not dealre to run he can nealect to accept the filing. In tha case f presidential preference, how. vr. th filing, once made, atanda unless tha party who actually file th petition withdraw It. Und.r the construction of tha law neither Mr. Roosevelt in the case of th Yelasr filing, nor Br. Bryan In that of hi Omaha' admirer a. could withdraw from th race of hi own motion. In th Bryan matter another compli cation corpa out. It t generally under stood that the Falrvlew statesman desires to be a candidate for delegate-et-lerg to th national convention. Vnder the primary law, however, his name cannot appear twice on th same ticket and n' case th filing for president Is mad first ho will b barred from competing for A place on tha delegation to th national convention. Thla back action result prob ably has not been contemplated by th Lincoln man's admirers, I. P. Kvans of Kenesaw. who has been here attending th meeting of the La Follttte executive committee and also of th employer liability commission, left today for horn without making a filing for tat auditor, as some had anticipated h would do. The only filing made today waa that of Peter Jansnn of Heat rice, who would b th republican candidal for th stat senate from the dags-Pawnee district. Custer Candidates Must Cast Lots BROKEN BOW, Neb., Dec. 2.-Sp. cial.) The county court ha been oc eupled with an election contest of road upervlaora In district No. t. At the last election two candidate wc up for this office, Clarence Miner, socialist, and K. C. faundera, running on a combination ! ticket. The election board save Miner a majority of twelve votes and shortly after Saunders Instituted contest proceedings, claiming that .the. official return were wroug. Recount wa mad under the supervision of County Judge Hplcomb. After a careful canvaaa of all the votea It waa found that Miner and Saunders wer a tie, each receiving forty-one vote. Julg Holcomb ruled that th candidates would hav to decide who ia arlnner by the usual manner of casting lot. NEWS NOTES FROM BEATRICE Commercial Clab Arreagea for aaal Baaqaet oa Jaaaary ' Kleveala. As, BEATRICE. Neb., Dec. .-(SpeclJ.- j The directors of th Heat rice Commercial i clutj held a meeting last evening and In reply to u-tlone as to lh'we'tli.a '"'nea ,0 hold the nnual banquet of ff the old packer, pool, the wltneaa Mid 1 ! i ?" ,h' 'i1"1 of Jn"rr -Representatlvea of Armour 7 H ,1' " nia ' ha biggest affair niu Co., Morrl at to.. O. llaiumoiid nut-,,f.t ,-i..r. ....i .k... ...v,... Co.. In., Cudehy A the t'uunsrlaan week between 193 and 14. .... .w... , i.ieae mretlnca wera nd others met In follow: "Tha Relation f h. -m building about every I Club to the Cltv " w a Whin.. ! tary of th IJiu-oln Commercial club: Municipal Advertising," Henry. Oerlng. letteie. Armour A Co. was president of the Omaha Ad club; 'The Menttfied by L..n. . . . . Armour i-acklng company s! Klectroller 8ltiu of Blreet Ughtlng." v vuumnjr a; v.o. at C. n. ii. Ha, ,.., i i Mayor Wola of Fremont: "TrimnnM. Lllliniin.l 1 1 v vU. H u, pi l-ouis Dreaaed Beef oom lny aa E. Morris as F. and Swift & Co as (i. "In li eVhwarsschlkt tt Sulrberger Joined tne meeting and were designated by the letter U, and Slft C. Co. became known under tbe letter 11. TUe meeting, were held on th sixth floor of the Couneelmao building, There were nine or tea rooms used for these meetings. There wer no signs on the door. These meeting, wer. not held be tween May im and May ism, but were then resumed. I letted the meeting rooms under the uirei-tton tif either Oueatavus tewlft D Jartwtll vt Bwift Co.. or K. J. Mar tin tit Armour Co.." continued Mr Veeder. -All th firm, wh( .Uende, th. mating pld then proportional amount ft rent and other xpenas. which was iternnned by the volume of bualneaa ivne In fresh beef In territory A." and the Extension of the Missouri pacific Railroad. AV. O. Wilson, transportation commissioner of the Kansas City Com mercial club. , Mia. Amanda Clausseu.' an old resident of th Fllley vicinity, died yesterday, aged 61 years. The funeral was held today and the body waa taken to Omaha for Interment. The boom tor th renomlnatlon if Hon. Peter Jansen for atate senator from Oao county has been formally launched by the circulating of a petition asking Ms nam to be placed upon the primary bal lot. I'p to the present time no candidate lis entered th ret against Mr. Jaiuwn. Two brothers, i. C. and F. H, Moore, ho hav Just finished serving four year In the 1'nlteJ States navy on tha battle ships Maryland, West Virginia and Charleston, hav arrived In ,!h city to spend the winter at home. Key to the tfltuai'oii-iiee AdrUslug- Ualy (lit i'Iikuiiu til'tM t'.'1 That Is Laxattv Drumii QuinUie, Look fee tlia signaiuie of tl. W. Urove. Lm1 tbe world ever Ui vur a void la on Uy. sm. Many Rumors Are Afloat in Muscatine MC8CATINK, 1., Dec. 29.-Kchoe of labor difficulties In the button factories were current today when the work of the grnd Jury, which has been In ses sion for mort than a month, drew to a close. With nothing more definite ' than rumors it was whispered dlsclosurea would be contained In the reports ' County officials were nllent on the cub Ject of tha grand Jury activity. One of the rumor was that a iiuatitlty of dynamite had been found and that tho purpoae for which It wss Intended wus being Invextlxated by the grand Jury. A commission composed of members of the-most prominent sociologies and social workers In the country. apMlntecI at a meeting of the Federal Council of Churches of America held at Pittsburgh, December 12, to Investigate conditions sociological and Industrial, arrived In Muscatine today and began Its work. KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS TO FORM BASE BALL LEAGUE IOWA CITT. Ia Dec. 2.-(Spclal.)-Plans are under way among the Knights of Columbus lodges of this section of the state for th organisation, of a six club Knights of Columbus base ball cir cuit. The league 1s to be known as the "K. C. League" and will be composed of teams from the towns In this district of. th lodge. The cities in this district are Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Marshall town and Victor, and to make the or ganisation a six-circuit affair, promoters would add Davenport and Muscatine. rie Thousand-Dollar Fire. TORT pODOn, la .'Dec, a.-MSpeclal.) Fire was discovered at 4 a. ni. in three 6 tw.U'JIn l Clartv , which, .were . all Waxing merrily by tha time- the dis covery waa made. The volunteer brigade composed of very man In town fought valiantly and aves a large Implement house next door and confined the losses to 12,000. A blacksmith shop, a barber, shop and a butcher shop, wer burned. . As a Fitting Climax to the Ending of a Very Successful Year weill close out a lot of garments in our Ready-to-Wear sections at One-Half Price and Less. SUITS: Lot 1 Suits which sold un to $33.00. .$12. Kft I nRFSSHR. T.nt ii w,, i.i,.i, i.i d-o-. c-se? w ... , . ' . . . . . lsicoov wmiu BUIU IU fP,W,W, r 1,1. IMF Lot 2 Dresses which sold to $20.00, $10.00 a a aX -av a . - . JL 4 Lot 'i .Suits which sold un to $50.00. SIR K( , Lot 3 Suits wliich sold up to $75.00. .$27.50 $2.50 for alteration will be charged in every instance COATS Colored CoatsPlush Coats Black Coats $20.00 Coats at . ...$0.75 4$1K.0() Coats at $12.50 $30.00 Coats at $14.75 .$.J..(0 Coats at $m.F.n Lot 3 Dresses which sold to $12.50.. .$3.95 on sale garments. WAISTS! WAISTS! WAISTS! Priced to clean out every single waist. $12.50 "Waists as low as $2.95; choice $4.50 waists $1.98; the $2.00 ones at ' ' Ogt $8.50 Women's Sweaters $5.00 Women's Sweaters ..3.50, ..$1.98 ne-Third U All Prices on Furs garments .$5.00 $9.75 Misses', Juniors', Children's and Infants of all kinds cut to the QUICK. Children's Coats Ages 2, 3, 4, 5, ( and 8 $5.00 Coats at $2.98 $8.50 Coats at. . . $12.50 Coats at $6.98 $15.00 Coats at. . Little Misses and Big Misses Ages 10, 12 and 14. Those which were $10.00 at $5 00 $12.50 at $0.98 ' $15.00 at $9.75 $22.50 at $14.75 Hats at V Price-One lot was $2.50, at 50c Coats for 13, 15, 17 and 19 years. $10.00 and $12.50 Coats at $6.50 . tfio.w coa.s at . $18.00 and $20.00 Coats at $22.50 and $25.00 Coats at Suite 10 to 17 years-$15.00 Suits at $18.00 Suits at. .$9.50 $25 to $35 Suits at. 'Pi-,!,. ...... 1 i OA 1 r ,1 a ma ,-in3 Mai is at o a. on. promptly. Wool Dresses reter Thompson, trimmed and plain ages 6 to 10 years. $6.00 Dresses $3.50 $8.50 Dresses ...... $4.90 $12.50 Dresses. $7.45 ' ; Ages 12 to 17 years. $10.00 Dresses $7.45 $15.00 DresseR . $H .7K $3.40 I $18.00 Dresses. . . .$12.75 $25.00 Dresses. . . .$17.65 YOUR LAST CHANCE THIS YEAR!!!! $12.75 $14.75 .$6.75 $16.75 P o 3 C 1 C MARKS REFUTES .. MABRAY'S STORY (Continued front first Pane.) '-. ' ' Taft Writes to IOnglneer. FORT JXIXJ1S, la., Dec. 2.-(Speclal.)-Horrver Rhodes, a veteran llllonols Cen tral engineer, is proudly displaying to his friends a letter from President Taft wishing, him and his family a Merry Christmas. The occasion of the letter was Taft's desire to thank the engineer for ls part In carrying the Taft special throughout the entire recent trip with out mishap. Engineer Rhodes carried the train from Omaha to Fort lodge. own Mews Notes. BAXTBR-Qeorge Deal, aged 47, tha manage!1 of the Haxter Implement com pany, committed suicide this morning by hanging himself In the company's waro house. No cause for the act Is known. A widow and small son survive lilm. MARSH ALLTOWN Judgs W. g. Ken yon of Fort Dodge, the Junior sens tor from Iowa, Is to speak before the mem bers of the Marslialltown club on Tuea. day, January . Arrangements are being made to hav him also address an after noon meeting. PRUYN'S FATHER SAYS ' HE SHOT IN SELF-DEFENSE NORTH BEND. Neb.. Dec. .-Follow- Ing the death of Michael Oorey. tha saloon keeper, who was shot In a brawl St his place of business on Christmas day, an Inquest was held last night. After hearing ' extended evidence the Jury re turned 'the verdict thst Oorey cam to hi daath from gunshot wounds received at the ha ml of Al'Pruyn. An Important witness for the defense was the father of Pruyn, who witnessed ths brawl. Th elder Pruyn testified that his son fired in eelf-J'fense after he had been shot at twice. He asserted that his son took refuge behind a stove at the ' first shot and only returned the fire In self-defense. firm name was Llnebarger ft Co.;, a 30 per cant Interest In the Manhattan and for a short time a 20 per cent Interest In the Blue Ribbon, but took no part In ti e management of the places with the exception of supplying th money. He told of the frecment reports from all of the houses of the presenoe of unde sirable men In the city, which he collected and took to police headquarters. He said It was done for self-protection. Richmond's Testimony Confirmed. Other witnesses for the defense during the day were Desk fciorpeant. Nlcoll of the police department,- who confirmed Major Richmond's testimony concerning the methoOn of keeping dally reports of officers, and' he flatly ' contradicted the two former policemen who had testified that they reorted Mabray Incidents to him during 1!W8; United States Deputy Marshal W. A. Oroneweg, who waa a deputy sheriff while ths "big store" was running and who confirmed the 'testimony of Sheriff MnCaffery and former Poerlff Canning, and Attorney Oecrge H. Mayne. Mr. Mayne, as member of the firm of Mayne & Ilaxleton, occupied offices In the Merrlam block for twenty years, and he was called to tell of the secrecy that governed Mubray's operations, conducted for two years In the same block, but he was not permitted to testify upon objec tions of Mr. Cosson. -A. W. Askwlth and Kmile 8churc, local attorneys, .testified, to the declaration: Ma bray had made to them that Marks had nothing to do with the business at any time, and that Mabray eatd, It was lime for him to get. under cover, with twenty six lndlcmenta against him. A Life Problem Solved by that great health tonic. Electric Bit ters, is tha enrichment -of poor, thin blood, and strengthening tbe wesk. 50o. for sale, by Beaton Drug Co The key to suoeesa In businasa Js the Judicious and persistent use of newspaper ad vet tiling. The Fam Js sis ousJgJLamp Th Ryo Lamp U lh best and most servicciLle lamp you can find lor ny part of your home. It it ia Use la nulliont of families. Iu ilrong while light hat r.itle it famous. Aad it never flickers. h th aiawg-roem or the parlor the Ryo gi'tes just t) ligkl lhat is am etec. v-. " U 1P iue aad to yo. Just the luap, toe, (or beiroai 1 library, where a clear, stead bht is seeded. t i1 r ,? U, T rW "" suclal-plalaa i aU (a aumeroe. other siyle sad kanhca. t-tuiy bghtad withoai reamviag thaoa or tWaey ; easy to daa aad rewick. rs emlsr le aWw m ka am l Rare Imbm i r wraf JmmimcacaWlssaaaaair IiL . Standard Oil Company ' (Incorporated) - - Auto Hood ' real 13 vs ' , I Tailored Finn- 1 L98c Tnelli98c Second Floor Famous Take Elevtlor CUteeaU) an, raraam. Over McCrorey's New 5c and tOc Store SATITKBAT'S One-Hal T Price Sale on -all our Coats, Suits, Dresses, Skirts and Millinery. Our prices were always the lowest in th City. This one-half price ' sale meana much more to you than any ordinary sale. For the reason. The Fam ous Suits and CoaU nre Brand New, and oniy in aays in tne House. All our $10 and $15 Coats and Suits. . . All our $15 and $18 Coats and Suits. .. All our $30 and $35 Coats and Suits All our $5 and $6 . Skirts: All our $7 and $10 . Skirts All our $10 and $15 Dresses Wa cannot sell goods in the ad, no tak th elevator and come up to Omaha's New and Bright Daylight Cloak and ult Store, and see the great values wa offer you. ..55.00 ..$7.50 $15,00 ..$2.95 ..$4.95 ..$5.00 r4& II 7- ? ms Mi '' -II III Miller, Stewart & Beaton Co. 413-15-17 South 16th Street. Our greatest annual furniture sale begins at 8 o'clock, Tuesday ' morning January 1 2 '. AMISEMKVT. tO Saturday w Ti t 21) ttmm "i w r THE MUSICAL CLUBS OF HARVARD UNIVERSITY C0I2CERT Tickets 50c, 75c, $1, $1.50, $2 On Mala at Boyd's Bos Offlo. .Jit mi.iimi ifi.i.iwissaaiwe l KRUG THEATER. .. Bsst Beats 50c ' CHERRY BLOSSOMS , IIUKLKSQUK CO. EXTKA TONIQHT SXTBA rmal Wrestling Matah for th Heavyweight Championship af tne World, between Miss OU1 Martin, Champion Heavyweight of Amerlea, and Eatsll Sedal, Champion Welter weight of Mew Tork. Electric Lighted Sleeper Omaha to Oklahoma and Fort Worth Leaving Omaha Daily at 5 P. M. Through train daily, Omaha to Fort Worth, Texas, via Lincoln, Ikslleville, MeFarland, Kansas, and Oklahoma points, providing splendid service. Low liomeseeker's fares to all points South and Southwest first and third Tues days, and Winter Tourist tickets on sale , daily to all points in Teja.. . f Close connections at El lieuo for Ok lahoma City, Amarillo and intermediate ixint?. For detailed information address J. S. McNALLY, Div. Pass. Agent, 1322 Farnam Street. rr.l.ldL-fiJiifn Tonight atuxday Mat. and aright The Fascinating Opera "THE SPRING MAID' With MIS EX XAJOS. Company of M Blr Aogumeswd Oreheatra it unday Matinee, "SCHOOL BATS." Tharsaay, Jan. ia, aT IOHui. 1 "OMAHA'S) ro CX3TTXB" ' $lXX&tJEtti ,,r'- 18-8-0-75o Sr D"r atat, i8-a6-6oo Oi. r ciassy Christinas week offering. K;tK The Massing Parade. icf kataoamsa asto TiuirrnLi j l. icqulultely conceived musical euaembles : ivoat elaborately Oowned Chorus tills beacon, (Superb hcenlo Investiture. , i, new iuiu tey Ladles' Dime MatUee kifwy WU Say. V A I o lien Welch's Eurlesquer AiiUl. rhoa ADVANCED VAUDEVILLE MAT1XEK TODAY 2: IB Note: Early Curtain Saturdav Night 8:15 Sharp. aaaMaaawaaBaaBBWMaMaaBaBBBaBBwjaBBSBanBaaaaaBajaaBaaBBBBBSAaaBa. AMERICAN THEATER TOHX0KT, Mats. Thursday, Satnrday a-rivM, uur. 1) MISS ITA X.AMO and th V700iwasli gTucx CchtrafT AUCB roa TKX OOOBB. U Next Wek Th Olrl aa tha Judge. bpecial Matins New Vear a Lay. V lie B gg for All the km ROBERT B. MANTELL la hakeepeartaa BUpertoU- Beau Vow (tUlag.