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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 13, 1912)
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Our salesmen are treated well
enough to treat you well
and you cifii come In, look nrounti, try on garments to"
your heart's content, leave without buying If you wish, and
the salesman who has attended you will not bo berated
for his failure to force upon you n garment you may dis
like. You have the benefit of the same high class store
sftsvtce during a special salo at this store thnt you have
at any other time. No "slap-stick" methodshere.
Of Men's and Young Men's
Alterations and deliveries freo
during this great sale.
This store prides Itself on lis fairness to patrons. A
garment that needs altering needs It as much during
"sale" time as during regular bobboh. This storo values the
fit and appearanco of Its garments, no matter If It Is sell
ing them at reduced prices and It does not think It Is right
to squoeie a few dimes out of you Just bocauso you'll ntnn 1
It. Same way with deliveries. Therefore, there aro no eje
tra charges for theso things here.
QUALITY SUITS and OVERCOATS
WATTLES AGAINST A CHANGE
Says His Company Will Eesist Stop
ping on Near Side of Street.
M'CAGUE ARGUES FOR THE PLAN
Vltrn Statistic to Hack Up III Asser
tlnn that Most of I.nrtfe Citlca
j. Arc N'ott Stopping Before
n CrosiInK I Hrachcd,
Gurdon W. Wattles, president of tlio
street railway company, told the execu
tive committee of the Commercial club
yesterday noon that tho automobile deal'
x and owners of the city are back
of the mote, to get the cars stopped on
the near Bide of tho street and that
the street car company would hesitate
In being- dictated to by them.
Mr, Wattlea said that the communica
tions of the Commercial club, which con
tained approbation of the move to stop
cars on the near aide by the Automobile
Auto Motor club, the city officials and
others had not reached him until re
cently, when he returned from the west
and that ho had not had time to con
sider the proposition as to It was thus
put up to him. He cited examples of
other cities, where cars stop on the far
side and declared that tho Omaha street
railway company did not want to stop
You will tone up your
system and feel better for
taking, in the morning, glass of
Best Remedy for
During 65 years of service the working
capital has repeatedly been Increased that
the constantly growing needs of Its cus
tomers might ba properly cared for.
HI III J"
Its cars on the near side, because of
the confusion such a change would cause.
Ho said that It would take at least
five years for the company employes
and tho people of Omaha to get used
to tho change and the Inconvenience and
confusion consequent of that wpuld make
It unworthy of the change.
Debate Wnxeii AVnrni.
While the meeting of the Btreet car
company officials and the executive com
mittee members was entirely affable, Mr.
Wattles and John L. McCugue, -who
represented the Commercial club munici
pal affairs committee and the public util
ities committee in the propostlon of
changing tho stopping points of cars,
placed considerable emphasis on their re
spective points In the argument.
Mr. McCague named over a list of
about forty-five cities with which the
club has communicated and cited five
out of the number where the street cars
are stopped on tho far side of tho street.
Ho also had statistics on accidents, which
lie brought n to emphasize his stand.
Because of the fact that communica
tions had been sent to Mr. Wattles' office,
while he was absent from the city, the
executive committee of the Commercial
club referred the proposition of chang
ing street car stopping points back to
tho munclpal affairs and public utilities
committees, without action upon It. The
latter committees will be allowed to take
.whatever steps are found necessary for
the chango or against It, together with
the question of owl car service In Omaha.
FAMILY OF SIX STRICKEN
r WITH TYPHOID. FATHER DEAD
WYMOKE, Neb., Nov. 12. (Special.)
Tom Reese died Sunday night, after an
Illness of many weeks with typhoid fover.
He and Mrs. Reese and their five chil
dren were stricken with typhoid several
weeks ago. They lived on a farm threo
miles southwest of town, and when taken
sick were brought hore to the homo of
Mr. Reese's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed
Reese. Other members of the family are
still confined to their beds. Mr. Reeso
was aged 43 years, and had lived In this
vicinity for a long period. Resides the
wife, five children and parents, thero
survive, a brother and sister. The funeral
was held today.
Starts Wednesday, Nov. 15 at This Store
Each season we accumulate a considerable number of broken
lots. These we offer at reduced prices in January or July. This
season's business has been very brisk, owing, no doubt, to a great
.improvement in our buying methods, a far better selected stock
than heretofore, which have made the small lots accumu
late much faster than usual. We have decided to throw pre
cedent to the winds and offer these to the buying public now
when the season is at its height and the need is most apparent.
We now offer several thousand of
our famous Quality Suits and Over
coats at ridiculously low prices.
In considering the merits of this sale, yon should
consider the class of garments this store handles and
not lose sight of the fact that wo never sell "shoddy"
clothing that theso aro not specially purchased gnr
ments marked at fictitious prices and thou reduced
for special salo (?) purposes. Also remember that
wo handle no "job lots" or "seconds," that the gar
ments arc all this year's models, and that the most
careful dresser can come here and procure a strictly
stylish suit or ovorcoajt of standard quality at a price
far below that usually asked for the commonest
kind of clothing.
F. S . KING , THE
Lead to an Inquiry
GRAND ISLAND, Neb., Nov. -(Spe
cial. ) Tho police department Is mysti
fied over tho actions of a stranger who
was In tho city tho latter part of lust
week, and In connection therewith tho
reports appearing In an AHoona, Pa.,
paper of last Friday. The Btranger. who
gavo the name of Gill, "assistant supei
vlsor," telegraphed to Altoona parties
relating to the death of Jacob J. Kelnz,
as tho result-of falling from a Pullman
palace car. No one fell from a palaco
car In this vicinity and no death of any
one else, by accident has happened here.
The police officials of Altoopa have wired
here and the local police have answered
that thero was no foundation for the
story. The Altoona paper further quotes
local parties as having telegraphed the
fact of tho death whereas such local par
ties absolutely know nothing about It.
The man filing the telegram here was so
nervous at the time that the telegraph
oporator was compelled to write tho
message 'for him, but Insisted on the man
signing It. Further Information Is being
awaited at Altoona and tho local officers
are Inclined to the belief that an attempt
may be on foot grossly to deceive some
one or possibly to defraud.
DISTRICT COURT SITS
IN CUSTER COUNTY
BROKEN BOW. Neb., Nov. 12.-(Spo.
clal.) The criminal term of district court
convened here Monday, with Judgo Hos
teller presiding. Several Important crim
inal cases are to bo tried during this
term. The most prominent among them
being tho Bayers murder case, which was
continued over from tho last Jury term.
This case Involves the shooting of Joo
Teahon, a former resident of Anselmo,
by Frank Bayers, a 19-year-old boy, also
residing In that Ibcallty. Tho shooting
occurred on March 27 ot this year, the
cause leading up to It mainly appearing
to be family troubles. The case has at
tracted unusual attention by reason of its
peculiar nature and promises to be very
exciting. About forty witnesses havo al;
rtady been subpoenaed, each side having
about equal number. The case has been
called for Wednesday of this week.
DISTRICT DESTROYED BY FIRE
SUTHERLAND, Neb., Nov. It (Spe
cial.) Fire last night destroyed half a
block of buildings In tho business district
of the city, entailing a loss of of $13,000
The town Is now without hotel or
The losers are: Elmer Peyton con
fectioner $2,000, Insurance 11,600; 1 1, A
Luckey, clothing, $1,000, Insurance, $1,000:
Tales, clothier, $300, covered; Bonha'in.
restaurant building and fixtures $2,100,
lnsurarreo $1,W0; R. Jorgensen, hotel,
$3.0u0, covered; ff. A. Thomas, building
J3.CO), Insurance $3,600; Fred Plersnn
real estate, $100; A. Morris, barber shop.
$100, no Insurance. The, fire started about,
midnight, supposedly In the confectionery
Krv to tho Situation-c Adte. lH--
Regular $40, $35,
$30 Suits and
Overcoats, at ... .
ONLY MODERN CLOTHING
HOME f QUALITY CLOTHES
Dr. Clark of Milford
MILFORD, Neb., Nov. 12.-(Spccial.)
A Sunday hunt cumo near proving fatal
to Dr. Clark, a veterinarian of Milford,
who, In company with his brotlicr-ln-law,
by the name of Robbie, rode out Into tho
country. Arriving at a strip of woodland
along Coon creek about a mile southwest
of Milford the doctor got out of tho
buggy to Invcstlgato tho surroundings. A
few moments later Robblo .dismounted
from the buggy and placed some shells In
Ills gun and In recovering his piece tho
gun wan discharged, tho contents of tho
shell, whs deposited In tho doctor's hip,
making a frightful cavity and shattering
the hip bono. Ho was taken to his homo
and at Inst reports his recovery was un
certain. Nebraska Alumni
Will Attend Banquet
LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 12. (Special.)
HuudredH of alumni of tho University of
Nebraska will attend the first home com
ing banquet at the Lincoln hotel Saturday
evening, November 16. Tills will bo Im
mediately after the Kansas-Nebraska fool
ball game and a large crowd Is expected
Dress suits aro under tho ban. Tho
banquet will be entirely Informal. A num
ber of Important questions connected with
tho stato university will be discussed
"within tho family circle."
Secretary G. W. Kline of tho state asso
ciation is In charge of the event.
David City Woman
is Burned to Death
DAVID CITV. Neb.. Nov. 12.-(Speclal
Telegram.) Mrs. J. M. Carlisle, who was
burned Monday afternoon by an explo
sion of gasoline, died early this morning.
She became unconscious soon after the
accident and It Is not known Just how
It occurred as she was alone at the time.
She leaves a husband, one son and one
0'MALLEY WINS CONTEST IN
GRAND ISLAND, Neb., Nov. 2. (Spe
cial.) A net change of 100 votes In favor
of O'Malley was the result of the re
count on the Stusser-O'MalJey vote for
representative. In gross figures errors
running to 228 were found In twenty-one
precincts. The recount settles the tie.
but rather acutely unsettles the public
mind as to the accuracy of the count.
The gains made by O'Malley on the re
count are largely but not wholly attributed
to the failure of the election boards to
count all of the socialist vote fur O'Mal
ley, Mr. Slussed will not contest. There
are no other vo'tcs for county office close
enough to havo the net result affected by
the errors, should such exist as to other
Attempt to Hub Humboldt Knlonu.
IirMHOLDT, Neb.. Nov. 12 (Bpeclol )
Thieves li.oKc into Al. tfchserfir
Regular $25 Suits M lg3
and Overcoats JL L3
Regular $20 and $18 rt m
Suits and Overcoats 5fJLJL
Regular $15 and $12.50 df.
Suits and Overcoats, 53 5
Regular $10 Suits and art
saloon at an early hour yesteidny morn
ing and after breaking (iff the combina
tion of the safe loft. Tho discovery wax
mado ut daybreak when the sheriff whs
notified, who, with posho and blood
hounds aro In pursuit of tho thieves.
BUSINESS HOUSES IN
. SUTHERLAND BURNED
SUTHERLAND Neb., Nov. 12.-(Spo-
clal.) Fire this morning destroyed tlio
Sutherland hotel, Yatns & Luckey's cloth-
Ing stores, tho Bonham restaurant, I'll
ton's confectionery, Prleren real estate
office, and the Morris barber shop. The
loss Is partially covered by Insurance.
The Persistent and Judicious Use oif
Newspaper Advertising Is tho Road to
Account Says H Vm-
7u Drive on Rocks
T offbeat Blown Cp.
)tin bAttltrchlo 1U Umberto. which
had been ctmvbylnr landing xuedltlonx
Id Tripoli, hu bsen driven on the rocks
by a storm. Eat sanlt en tha cotat near.
Ths R Umberto u built in U57, and
carried a complement of ovtr 700 men.
3h wa 400 feat long and 77 fet in
beam, drawing 2S fet of watr. lUt
armament inciuaed four lS.5-!neh gun.
1 Zuira If on th nprthw&it coast of
Tripoli, Viear tha Tunisian border.
Bhoil water and rocky ptclle extend
alomr that coast- for half a mil
Jiore, m axing- nsvlratlon hac&rdoua.
I "Mamini, why did you ly tnuitn't
"Because you mustn't."
"You mean because I ma)7. That's why
I like these Sumhlne Takboraas they're
the first soda craclcers I've ever had that
break to nice in the Uiiddle and can't iauss
vj-ct.-r, thi.it villi
NO VERDICT REACHED
IN BIG DAMAGE CASE
CIIESTON, la. Nov. ll.-(Speclal.)-Fedcral
court adjourned yostorday after
grinding out a largo grist. Th Overton
caso against the Chicago Great Western
Railroad company, In which large dam
ages were asked for loss by fire, will
Imvo to bo tried over at the next term of
court, as tho Jury failed to agren after
being out fourteen hours.
Charles Boward, tho man who was ar
rested last August at Clarlnda on tho
charge of Impersonating an officer and
who It was thought might havo been Im
plicated In the Vllllsca murder case, was
released after being held In Jail here slnco
that time. The oharges lodgwl against
him were Ignored by tho grand Jury, and
as tho officers have become thoroughly
Tear this Out Mail It
Loose -Wiles Biscuit Company, Omaha, Neb.
Please mail at once the free "Surprise Box"
which you offer in today's paper to send me
free and postpaid. I wish to test "The Quality
Biscuits of America."
convinced that he was a harmless person
and not connoctod with th tragedy, ho
was released. Tho man was given somo
money and he said ho would return to
Jack Drown ot Albla was fined $50 and
costs for violations of the postal laws.
Oscar Telllers ot Plnosanton, la., wuji
filled $25 and costs for bootlegging after
pleading guilty to the charge. He had no
sooner reached home than officers again
arrested him on another count or thn
llnoth Itcxcue II nine Opened.
COLUMUUK, O., Nov. ll.-The General
Booth rescue homo of tho Salvation
Army of this city, tho first in the coun
try to be dedlcatod to the memory of
the recently deceased leader of the or
ganization, was opened here tonight with
elaborate ceremonies. Governor Harmon
was tho chlof speaker of the evening
Many ot the leading members of tho Sal
vation Army wero present.
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