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WEAtfEMCn PflPC 'AFFAIRS AT SOUTH OMAHA
Col. T. W. McCuilough Addresses
High School Students.
MAY SPRING UP
SPEAKS OF DUTIES OF CITIZENS 1
THE BEE: OMAHA, SATURDAY, AP1UL 12, 1913.
mjmj m) ,v mi m
Children of the Future May
Bear Some Traces of
NOTED EXPERT SAYS
That Electro-Oxygen Will Era
dicate All Growths, Germs,
and Impurities and Should
Be Instrumental in Ban
ishing These National
Perils from Posterity.
"The greatest German authorities are
unanimous In stating that the children
of the future will, In all probability,
show a great tendency to nervous af
fections, hysteria, epilepsy, and various
other mental disturbances If the rapid
growth of nervousness Is not checked,"
says the president of the Electro-Oxygen
Co., who have opened offices In the Na
tional Fidelity and Casuallty Bldg.,
corner 12th and Farnam Sts., and who
have Invited the public to test this won
derful new discovery free of charge
commencing next Monday. April 14th.
"One of the' commonest and at the
tame time most dangerous symptoms"'of
nervousness Is the fact that It robs Its,
victims of refreshing sleep." Such a suf
ferer will go to bed tired out in the
evening after a hard day of mental and
physical exertion and while every cell
In the body Is craving rest, the over
exerted brain loses control of the body
and even when sleep does come It Is
broken and restless.
"Sufficient sleep Is absolutely Indis
pensable to all." It Is even more essen
tial to healthy life than food or water.
In cases of nervousness sleep Is often
absent or too heavy. All symptoms of
depression, that tired feeling, morbid
Imagination, dizziness, nevousness, head
ache or that rundown feeling are signs
of disordered nerves which Is being re
lieved In thousands of cases every day
by the newly discovered Electro Oxygen.
Be one of the fortunate ones and call
Monday and get your first treatment
free. Hours 9-12, 2-4, 7-S.
BRIEF CITY NEWS
Stach-ralooner Co., Unflsrtakors.
Ballsy, the Dentist. City Nat'l. D. 2586.
Fidelity Storage & Tan Co. Doug. 15 IS.
Have Boot Print ItNow Beacon
Tornado Insurance, the good kind. Geo".
E. Turkinton. 602 Bee Bldg.
. lighting Fixtures repaired and retln
Ished. Burzess-Granden Co. Douglas est
Tfcs Stat Bank of 'pmlUHt-pays 4 per
cent on. time deposits. 3 per cent .on sav
ing accounts. The only bnk In Omaha
whose depositors arw protected by the
depositors' guarantee fund of the stats
of Nebraska.' 17th and Harney streets.
. Tornado Special To help those who
are tepalrlns or rebuilding, we will sup
ply during April and May. ready' mixed
paints and varnishes at a discount of
20 per cent from regular wholesale prices.
E. E. Bruce Ss, Co,
Broods Over Killing' Man Ernes Bluo,
who shot and killed another negro who
was trying to break Into his shack at
Seventh and Webster streets, last week,
was taken front the city jail on a county
Insane warrant. Blue was slightly de
ranged before the killing, but slnoe the
affair his brooding over the .deed nas
made him hopelessly insane.
Inquiry for Mrs. Back Mrs. II. J,
Murphy of Rush Springe, Okl., is making
inquiry (or Mrs. James Buck, formerly
of Sheton, who became estranged from
her husband and came to Omaha, Since
the tornado she' has not been heard from
and Mrs. Murphy believes she may have
been lost in the storm..
ramlllts Arrange. Marriage Mrs.,
Charles Rosso has secured a divorce from
her husband, who Is proprietor of a fruit
store at COG 'South Eleventh street. She Is
to receive alimony of HO a month. Mrs
Rosso testified that the marriage was
arranged by her own and her hutfband'B
'families and that sho had not been huppy.
Mrs. Vaughn Securss Divorce Mrs.
Ina Vaughn, whoso acquaintance with
her husband lasted seven weeks, has se
cured a decree of divorce in Judge Ken
nedy's court. Mrs. Vaughn, according to
her testimony, married Charles Vaughn,
a railroad switchman, in Qiilncy, 111.,
November 5, 1906, after having known
him three weeks. He deserted her about
a month later, she said, and she has not
seen him, since, Mrs. Vaughn has been
living in Bouth Omaha for several years.
There are. no children. Divorce was
granted on the ground of nonsuppor..
Loaned to Sufferers
Up to the present time tho monc)
loaned to tornado sufferers by the restor
ation committee amounts to $3,G0O. The
work of working out the various lo.me
Is a tedious task. All cases come to the
iesfc of W. A- Paisley at the Auditorium,
who looks, up the recqrd of the case,
and then goes Into consultation with
other members of the committee, and
Ith the relief committee. When ne
inds a case that after due consideration
is considered Jn need of a loan from thd
restoration committee he reports It to
V. H, Bucholz, chairman of the restora
tion committee, who draws up tho neo
essary papers for the .16an,
ARGUMENT OVER. BILL
FPU OWED WITH FIGHT
John Frendergast. 1920 Emmet street,
has been served a warrant by Sargeant
Glover charging assault and battery on
the person of B. F. Taylor, a plasterer
lving at 2604 Fort street.
Prendergast, who Is a contnwtor, makes
the assertion that while building the
First Christian church he paid a bill for
Taylor, and that the latter has since been
hounding him. trying to collect the
-mount. The two haDDened to be com-
Omnlin Nrtmitnner Mnn Declares
thnl (Jolilrn Utile in one nr nest
Principle of Every Dy ,
I.lvliiR that lie Knows.
"The dutkn that wilt rome to a high
school student during MfeV' was the
subject with which Colonel T. W. McCul-
lough of The Beo entertained more than
S30 students of the South Omaha High
school yesterday forenoon In the high
school auditorium. Colonel McCullough's
address was familiar and was received
with Intense Interest by botn the students
and faculty. The Golden rule, the
speaker said, should be the law for
every civilized person of this generation.
He Impressed upon tho students the
necessity of adhering to it In order to
realize the greatness for which preceding
generations blazed the way.
All the perfectloos of man and all tho
previous progress of the former genera
tions are simply the Introductions to the
work before the young peoplo of today.
To understand present day problems they
must become familiar with history, which
In education means to ipcomo familiar
with the experiences of the race. The
speaker Incidentally referring to the
minimum wage question said: "It Is
on economic question rather than a poli
Colonel McCullough Is an occasional
visitor to tho high school where he Is
known familiarly in some of the class
rooms. Principal Frank Cummtngs and
the students commented upon tho success
of the address as ngalnst the listless In
difference of the students to the more
formal and pedagogic dissertations some
times delivered In tho high school meetings.
After YounK Democrats.
John G. Glllln, i-jiisc!ous of his luslng
fight, Is using every means to win back
the support of the younger democrats
of the city by urging his friends to forte
Fred Schmidt back Into the Glllln line.
Schmidt says he is out with the rest of
tho young fellows of the west end dem
ocracy against Glllln whom Schmidt had
to order out of the polling booth of the
First precinct of the Seventh ward on pri
Several men have already been ap
pealed to for; help. These men Include a
saloonkeeper, a police officer, a drug
gist, a funeral director and the mayor.
To the request that things be fixed up,"
the saloonkeeper said that he could do
nothing; tho police officer said he was
not running for office! 'the druggist said
he owed nothing and was ready to pay
It; the funeral director insisted that ha
was not in politics and did not Intend to
be molested by politicians and the mayor
Just refused to cut Ice for the Glllln In
As a result there Is trouble In the Gll
lln camp, such as has not been there
for tho long time during which Glllln
has been In politics. This trouble Is added
to by the fact that P. J. Martin, his op
ponent, Is opposed to politics In city
offices and bolleves that no man should
perpetuate or seek, to continue himself
In public office beyond a certain length
Plvonka Rid of Job.
Relative to tho rumor that former Fire
and Police Commissioners John J. Ryan
and Joseph Plvonka would demand reap
pointment at tho hands of. Mayor Hoc
Jor, Mr. Pivonka staged yesterday that
he was well rid of the Job and would
not, seek it agata. 'He said that politics
and business do not mix very well and
that there was not enough In the posi
tion to make up for the demands upon
his private business.
Memorial Service Held.
South Omaha lodge No. 118, Independ
ant Order of Odd Fellows, recently held
a memorial service at which the mem
ory of Uncle Oavld Anderson, a veteran
member of the lodge was honored, uncie
Dave was a,wiember of the South Omaha
lodge for many years and was known
as one of tho oldest Odd Fellows In
Nebraska. To tho day that his faculties
failed him. Uncle Dave took an active
Interest in tho doings of the lodge,
Out of respect for his memory the lodge
passed resolutions of honor for his mem
ory and condolence for his family, order
ing a period of mourning for thirty days,
SlnKlc City noTfllnir League.
PADDY MARTIN'S TIGERS.
1st. 2d. Id. Total.
Krltcher 137 150 162 519
Cooler .-..'lit 166 117 449
Kennedy 196 179 179 664
Firestone ..(........ 1M "6 209 66S
Goff , 213 170 194 577
Totals 923 870 871 2,64
PETERSON'S CANDY KIDS.
1st. 2d. 3d. Total.
Fagenburg 163 247 100 672
McDonald i.. 177 163 204 6S0
Winters 169 161 143 473
Peterson U0 163 226 EG
Francisco 169 135 169 4C3
I in:mm vis u t ores
Totals ff.5 S70 907 2,632
Masio City Gossip.
The ladles of the First Christian church
will servo dinner election day.
J. Johnson, Twenty-third and Y streets,
is In, Jail charged with wife beating.
Mrs. Frank Havllcek of Verdigris, Neb.
is visiting with relatives hero thls.weck.
Mrs- J. M. Henry is visiting in New
York with Mrs, John Moorhouse of that
St. Hilda's Guild of St. Martin's Epis
copal church, will give a dancing party
Saturday evening at the. Workmen
Martin's TJgers take plrfst place, Peter
son's Candy Kids second and Hlnchey
Laundry third place in the city bowling
Mrs. Charles J. Mlllspaugh, aged 76
years, died this morning at 5:30 o'clock at
her late residence, 713 North Twenty
Mrs. F. A. Bedlnger, 621 North Twenty
fifth street, has gone to Chicago, Where
she will visit relatives and friends; She
will also visit Aurora, 111,
Attorney S. h. Winters Is still In Lin
coin straightening out the four amend
ments of the charter, so that they may
be passed by the house before the end
of the session.
The Ladles' Aid society of the First
Presbyterian church will serve Its nine
teenth annual maple syrup dinner at the
church. Twenty-third and J streets',
Thursday evening, April 17.
Mrs. Henrietta Fredericks, wife of
Theodore Fredericks, died yesterday at
her home. Twenty-third and A streets, at
the age of 68 years. The funeral arrange,
ments have not been completed.
Mrs. Corey Greer, aged 60 years, died
vesterday at the South Omaha hn.nlipi
after a long Illness. Mrs. Greer was the
wife of Richard Greer of 834 North
Twenty-fourth street. Funeral arrange
ments will oe announced laier.
GREAT SALE SENSATION!
Eastern Maker Sacrifices to Us His Entire Overstock of
Women's High Class Spring Suits
IN THE VERY NEWEST AND CLEVEREST STYLES FOR MIDSEASON
This maker, known, throughout the land for the fitie character of his tailoring, was forced by tlte
season s reverses to turn his entire stock on hand into cash. He wired an offer to us that was far below
the actual value of the merchandise. Every size for women and misses is included in this great pur
chase a?id in so?ne lots are many extra she suits for extra sized women.
1 You can Actually Save from $5 to $ 1 0 on Every One of These Suits
No Store Ever Offered Such a Complete Variety of the New Styles at a Special Sale
Women who demand the latest styles will find a wide range to select from. The ultra fashion
able Btclgarian blouse sy the Norfolk effects the cutazvays and severely tailored 'English models so
high in favor. The trimmings are inlays of satin, Bulgarian embroidery, new tapestry a?id corded
silk trimmings. The coats are lined with messaline. The skirts are draped and side pleated.
Every Suit is a Stunning New Spring Model Up-to-Date in Every Essential of Style'. Included in This
Lot of 1, 600 Suits are 280 New Spring Samples That Are Exclusive in Style and Perfect in Design l s
For Your Ohoioo of 500
New Tailored Suits
In all new styles and colors. All
sizes for women and misses. Sav
ing of $5.00 or more on each.
For Your Choice of 400
New Tailored Suits
A wonderful range of spring styles
many samples are Included,
Saving of $5 to $10 on Each
i lJ i j t D i
For your Choice of 500
New Tailored Suits"
Never waa such n bargain group
of women's and misses' suits seen
Saving of $5 to $10 on Each
For Your Choice of 200
New Tailored Suits
All the finest tailored suits In this
groat purchase In this wonderful
A Saving of $5 to $10 on Each
H J The Most Popular Fabrics Represented: Every Fashionable Shade Included:
Assistant General Freight Agent Chlsani
and R. G. Adams of the local Great
Western freight offices are In Sioux City,
attending a meeting of the Webtern
Grain Dealers' association.
NEW BEDFORD CORDS WOOLEN SERGES
NEW EPONGES NEW MANNISH NOVELTIES
NEW WHIPCORDS NEW WOOL POPLINS
NEW SOFT OR HARD FINISHED MATERIALS.
CAFE AU LAIT
ALL STAPLE SHADES
We have held many garment sales in the past, but there never has been one in which the varieties were so great the styles
so attractive the materials so fine or the bargains so tremendous!
FOR THE RELIEF FUND
A muiscal for t., . efll of the tor
nado victims wan held last evening at the
Calvary Baptist church at which Miss
Emily Cleve, violinist; Cecil Berryman,
pianist; and C. B. Stunt, vocalist; gave
several selections, and Miss Tress Keys
entertained with a number of enjoyable
readings. The concert was given under
the .management of tho Young People's
societies of all the Baptist churches In
the city. A great many tickets wero sold
for this concert and the young people
think that they will clear In the neigh
borhood of $100 to turn Into the fund.
COUNCIL BLUFFS Y. M. C. A.
FIRES WORK. OF A MANIAC
Buspidans surrounding the repeated at
tempts to set fire to the Council Bluffs
Young Men's Christian association build
ing center upon an employe of the ao
clatton who underwent a two-and-a-hclf-hour
sweatlng'Thursday at the hands of
two of Burns' detectives. Nothing def
inlte has been learned, but the officers of
the association seem satisfied that they
have the man they have been trying to
locate. They report to tho effect that
the unfortunate man Is a monomaniac
or. religion and that he recently found
several empty beer bottle and cigarette
stumps In some part of the building and
this discovery brought on a series of
hallucinations which prompted him to
take a hand In destroying the building,
In believing It to be beset with tho duvll.
TWO UNION PACIFIC
BOX CARS BURNED UP
Two Union Pacific box cars burned up
In the switch yards near Eleventh and
Msson streets. The blaze had gained
considerable headway before It was .dis
covered and the alarm sent In. It Is pre
sumed that tramps had started a fire to
keep warm, and that while they were
asleep it set fire to the cars.
POLLARD SEES BANNER
YEAR AHEAD FOR STATE
Former Congressman Pollard of Ne,
hawka is In town, on his way home from
Chicago, and while here he took a run
through' the tornado zone. While Sir
Pollard looks upon the tornado as a
great calamity, he does not think It will
prove a lasting Injury to Omaha. He ex
presses the opinion that Inside of a year
all evidence of the damage wrought by
the wind will have been effaced and
Omaha will be bullded better and bigger
Mr. Pollard looks upon the coming year
as u banner one for Nebraska. lie says
that he has never seen the conditions so
favorable for an enormous crop and that
everywhere the soil Is In perfect condition.
RUSHVILLE TO SEND
CARLOAD OF POTATOES
The citizens of RushvIle, Neb., have
sent word that they are going to ship a
carload of potatoes to the tornado suf
ferers, On account of the inclement
weather the soliciting has been neces
sarily Impeded, but the car will be ready
for transportation Saturday and will then
be sent on, 'Hie Northwestern railroad
will bring tho shipment over its lines f"eo
of charge, J. I", MoParland writes to Her
man B. Peters that there might be a
slight delay In starling the car because of
the lndsmency of the weather.
CLARKE TRANSFERRED TO
CHICAGO AT0WN REQUEST
On his own application and after trylnij
for more than a year Edward UlarRc,
for forty-two years with the Burlington
in Nebraska, has been transferred to th
company offices In Chicago, that he- and
his aged wife may reside neur their only
child, a daughter.
Edward Clarke went with the Burling
ton when It had Its general offices In
Plattsmouth, and has filled many posi
tions, having at one time been ass'stant
general freight agent. For several year
he has been doing special work in tht
general freight offices In Omaha and In
Chicago will fill a like position.
ARE SHOWN AT CHICAGO
D. Clem Deaver of the Burlington's
land department Is back from Chicago,
where he attended the official opening
of the company's agricultural exhibit In
the new headquarters building. In ths
building, Mr. Peaver says, and In a large
rcom on the stree.1 floor, a space twenty
five feet square is occupied by the agri
cultural and-horticultural exhibits of Ne
braska, Exhibits from Colorado, Wyo
ming and Montana urp alio shown.
The opening of tho exhibit was attended
by J. J. Hill, who delivered a short ad
dress on the opportunities offered those
who will come west and engage In agri
FRANK M. HITCHCOCK
GOES WEST FOR AN OUTING
Former Postmaster General Hitchcock
passed through Omaha yesterday en
route to the Pacific coast where he
goes to look after private matters and
enloy an qutlng, Mr, Hitchcock was a
passenger on Northwestern-Union Pa
cific de luxe train No. 1. He slept while
tho train remained In Omaha, and had
left orders with the porter not to bo
The aance of the Y. P. P. wub, which
was supposed to be given March 23 at
Metropolitan hull, will be held Sunday,
April 13, at the Metropolitan hall. The
Proceeds of same will be given to the
tornado sufferers, Admission 60 cents a
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