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THE OMAHA RrNDAY BEE: MAY 4, 1013.
BRIEF CITY NEWS
nanny 8orx ft Vn Co. Doug. lHt
Star Boot Print It Now Beacon
CkM4 numbing Co., win do It right
and iave you money. Thon D. 191S.
UffatlBg- rixtnri repaired and rotln
Uhed. BurcewOranden Co. Douglaa CSL
Tex 93 Per Tear A private f ofo Jn
our vault perfect safety for valuable.
Omaha Safe Deposit Co.. 1618 Farnam St
Tornado Special To nelp thoi who
are repairing or rebuilding, we will sup- j
piy aunng A,ini ana May rcauy mixta
paints and varnishes at a discount of 20
per cent rom regular vrholciale price.
E. B. Bruce fit I o.
Cemetery to be Enlarged The Bone- i,
mlan Cemetery noe:atlon has bought I
sixteen lots adjoining the burial erouna I
at Fifty-fourth anil I'enter treS. The
property was recurcd from Harrison &
Mcrton for $2,000. -fj.
Xlie 3tcte Xtaaic or Omaha payc 4 per
cent on tlnu iltposlts, s per rent in av
lug accounts. The oi.ly ban); In Omaha
whose doposlturo are protected b th
depositors' guarantee fund of tne otaie !
of Nebraikh. 17th and Harney streets.
I Bnrfflaro Make Small Haul After an
entrance was gained through a rear
window of tho Beaton Drug company,
fifteenth and Farnam streets. Friday
hight, burglars relieved tho cash register
of an amount of money between $S and JW.
J T.nt fn n PlnvirTOiind Twn lots sbuth
of Saunders school will be purchased by
the Board of Education for playground
urposes. The board will use the prop
erty for a year under contract and will
then pay for tho land, the price being.
t Poor Milk to the County -Milk served
at the county hospital, has tested. pelow
the standard fixed by ordinance for but
terfat tests and Health Commissioner
Connell has sworn out complaints against
the dairyman who has been furnishing
the mlliq. ,
Building' lor Cement Dlook Tactory
The, erection of a , $3,vOG building at Wl
North Eighteenth street will be started
soon f,or the Ideal Cement Storfe company.
Cenient blocks .will be manufactured
there.. The building will be' partially
constucte'd of them.
1 Bain Delays Work Street Commlsr
sloner Kugel has temporarily abandoned
work of filling tho ditch excavated for
tjio laying of the Twenty-eighth avenue
water main. The raina put the street
In such condition that neither men nor
teams could work in it.
siabata Hues for Divorce Charles A.
habata,. former assistant street commis
sioner of Omaha, who has been .bound
over to the district court by Police
Magistrate Foster on a charge of wife
abandonment, is suing Mrs. Rose Shabata
for divorce, alleging desertion and,
Cruelty. They wero married at Wahoo
. Bearer to Address Bankers Group 4
of i the, NeBraska Bankers, association
wlfTeeC'nt McCook, May 6. The terrl
;tortf Includes the South Platte country
'and',' tar east as Geneva. D. Clem
ieftver'ofr" tho ' Burlington's hom'eseeklng
departipent Is down for an address. He
win d'lscusa. dairying and permanent agri
culture '.In 'southwest Nebraska.
1 Held tor Beating- We William JV
Garvln, 1409 Chicago street, was arrested
(Friday night on complaint of his wife,
(Mrs. Annie Garvin, who stated In police
eourt that Garvin Is In the habit of
beatlng her. Garvin, who made noy
'.creditable Impression on the court stated,-'
"he wished the case postponed" till Tues-
day, and Judge Foster pla'ced .pug -bond'
t MOO cash or J30O signed.- No bnd 'waa;
Theater Manager Sued The "Bee Pub
lishing company has brought suit against
C. W. Turner, manager and lessee of the
.Brandets theater for rnonqy owed (or
advertising In The Bee.
. There Is no perfect woman. Isn't It
Iove levels all things, when love Is on
the level. ,
A man can knock and knoak and still
fall to make a hit.
When a pessimist lives well In tho
present he howla about the future.
But sometimes a bore talks to us about
ourselves; that Is different.
A flock of microbes may do more dam
ago than a flock of elephants.
Shorter engagements. If followed by
-longer marriages, would help some.
Needing an audience for a Job lot of
hard luck stories, misery loves company.
Kissing la love's own medicine. It
stimulates love If taken In moderation,
but It Is fatal If taken In overdpses.-i
Stops Tobacco Habit in
Sanitarium Publishes Free Boojg
phowlnjr How Tobacco nnblt Can
Bo Banished in From OR
to Five. Days at Home.
The Eldera Sanitarium, located at 100
Main St, St. Joseph, Mo., has published
a free book flho wing the deadly effect of
the" tobaoco habit, and how it can bo
banished In from one to fva daya at
Men who have used tobacco for more
than fifty years have tried this method
and aay it la entirely successful, and in
addition- tq banishing the desire for to
bacco has Improved their health won
derfulJy. This method banishes the de
sire tor tobacco, no matter whether It
Is cmoklns, chewlnjr, cigarettes or snuff
book is being distributed free
anyone wanting a lopy Bhould send their
name and address at odcc Advertise
ment NO PAIN or NO PAY
We Extract Tour Teeth fa la
less or You Don't Pay V.
PRICES- FOR WAY
White Crown JifWsWW
Bet Teeth ,,.,,.80.00
Silver rtUlnga , Mo
as Tear in Omaha.
90 Tears Ooarantee
Sasy payment plan.
Own, Evening Till s O'olopk.
Vew office 704-10 City National
Bank Bky scraper.
jpth antf JJaroey,
Br, I. ad wick, Associate,
'" 11,1 1 1 JMI J I ill
ISHOW ROtfM AT THE CAPITOL
Where President Wilson Feels the
Pulse of Congress.
SCENE OF NOTABLE GATHERINGS
A l.uok Into I'rmldcnl'x Huoni,
UltUerto Hnrcly Occupied, but
, Snw a MnKnct (or
Nothing that PreMt1onCVUon has done
ljco jie came Into office, or since he
'tf-ljs elected chief masUtrWe has; caused
so much discuss on as his plan to "drop
In" upon coheres In Its homo on t'mltol
lllll niore frequently than has been the
custom of our previous president. Tho
new oi-cupant of the White House has.
both In his private caradty and In his
official role, done n number of th'ngs
that have provoked cammcnt since ho
grasped the rrlns of government, but this
scheme to spend more or les tlmo.at
thp. capitol In ordfr to keep In touch with
our lawmakers has overshadowed every
Such evidence of Individuality as per
sisting in wearing a soft hat instead of
1 tradltlctnl s lk tile, receiving visitors
when clad In a sack or business suit,
dodging crowds at s fashlonabto church
Uy patronizing a small one, cutting out
1H frills a,nd tho playing of thp "Star
Spangled Banner" when he' goes to the
theater, demanding nine hours' sleep each
night, and getting to work like, a real
business man. at 8;S0 o'cloo In the
morning, have caused more or less of a
flutter th Washington, but none pf the
Innovations has been a rntch on this
capltpl scheme, for causing the dovoteea
of conventionality tP sit up and take
Fpcllnjr Pulao of Coour".
If President Wilson carries out the re
puted plan of placing his finger dally on
the congressional pulse during the spe
cial session of congress, we may expect
to see suddenly shifted Into tho limelight
of publicity one of the least known, but
orpate rooms in the United States cap
ltol. This Is thp apartment known as the
"President's room,'' and It has been up
to this time prqbably the least used of all
the rooms In the huge structure. Indeed,
In a sense, the room may be said to have
been known only to gtildes and the tour
Uts that they dally pilot through the
maies of the marble pile. The mere fact
that the president's name Is borne by
this room has long made It a magnet for
the average sightseer, and the guides
have learned by long experience to - In
clude It In the Itinerary of every peroon
ally conducted tour of the building.
But the men who work in the capital
day In, day out, have seldom gone near
this "show place," and some of them
might actually be puzzled for the mo
ment to direct you to It, if .your inquiry
caught them unaware?. This room far
tho president hasn't even needed atten
tion from the painters and decorators aa
have most of the other rooms. Perhaps
It Is because it has been so little used;
but aside from an occasional ."touching
up" heijs.and there, ery little has been
done for the maintenance of this room
since the civil war. As for actual use by
tho . president, that has been so rare as
to almost rob the room of the right to
tho use of the name. If a chief executive
were to come to the captol on the occa
sion Of any great ceremonial he might be
expected to tarry In the president's room
until time for him to enter tho legislative
hall, but such a visit Is of rare occur-
Similarly, on tne lost day or the final
ntht of a session of congress the presi
dent may go to the capltol In order o
sln. (and thereby make, laws) the bills
a' they come from the legislative hopper,
but this Involves occupancy of the room
for only a few hours each year. In ex
planation of the president's action in
transferring hs activities from the White
House to the capltol during the closing
hours of a session It may ho Pointed out
that a bill passed by congress within ten
days of the time af adjournment falls to
become a law unless tho president signs.
It before the session closes. It is said
at tha capltol that, with tho exception of
Grover Cleveland, every president since
the time of Andrew Johnson has repaired
to the capltol to thus facllltatq tho dlspo
Sltlon of the legislative business In tho
Just who was the originator of the Idea
pf a room for the president In the na
tional capltol seems" to bo shrouded in
mystery. History, in so far as can be as
certained, Is silent on this subject. But
for all that, the room Is one of the most
ornate In the historic edifice, Indeed, the
president's room, which Is located In the
senate wing of the capltol, at the west
end of tho private lohby which is directly
north of the senato chamber proper, (a
generally considered the most beautifully
decorated room in the building. The whole
ornamentation of the room Is the work
of Brumldl, the Italian artist, who did so
much of the more pretentious decorative
work In the capltol, and who was at his
best In the embellishment of the presi
Constantino Brumdl had a most roman
tic career. HI father was ft Greek and
his mother an Italian, and he learned In
Jlome the, n.ow almost forgotten art of
fresco. He was a captain of tho Papal
Guards at the time of the revolution In
Rome .and was thrown ln.tq prison and
remained there for more than a year,
only being released, at the Intervention
of, the, pope, on condition that he. Imme?
dlately leave Italy. This explalps his
migration to America. His first three
years In the new world were spent In
Mexico, but at the end of that time he,
took up bis residence In Washington and
entered upon -a life work, the crpwplng
achievement of which was the decoration
of the president's room.
Conspicuous among the painting in
the president's room are aplendld medal
lion portraits of President George Wash
tngton and the prominent members of
his cabinet Thomas Jefferaon, secretary
of state, Iftnry Knox, secretary ,of war,
Alexander Hamilton, secretary of the
treasury; Edmund Randolph, attorney
general, and Samuel Osgood, postmaster
general. It will not be surprising It
President Wlljon arranges, when occupy
ing this room, to faoe the portrait of
Jefferson, for his admiration for the
founder of the democratic party Is well
known, and is the more readily under
standable when It Is borne In mind that
Wilson's birthplace in Virginia." Is distant
only a few miles from the home and
tomb of Jefferson at Montlcello, and WIU
son, as a young man, attended tne un.
yerslty which was founded by Jefferson
and which was his especial pride.
In the four corners of the preldent's
room are frescoes of four famous men,
each of whom has been cffoieq as rep
resentative -of a force in civilisation.
Chrtotjopher Columbus typifies discovery,
Amtrlcua Vespuclua signifies exploration,
WILE ADDRESS GRADUATES OF
MODERATOR MAnK A. MATHEWS.
Benjamin l''rnnklln suggests history, and
William Brewster, elder of Plymouth col
ony, Is icprcscntattve of religion. Curry
Irs the same Idea farther, four groups
In fresco beautify the celling to tho
north religion. to thp cast executive au
thority, to tho eoulh liberty and to tho
west Jeglslatlon. The Intricate mosaic
of the floor Is quite os ornate In Us way
as Is the decoration of walla and celling,
and Jhero Is a massive chandelier that
completes the effect. '
One thought that Is pound to suggest
Itself upon nn Inspection of tho presi
dent's room Is that things are likely to
he somewhat crowded If the president
should desire to receive there a consid
erable, pumber of legislators nt nny one
time. There Is a huge, full-length mirror
at one side of the president's room, which
conveys an effect of spaciousness, but In
reality the apartment Is of .comparatively
modest size when compared, for Instance,
to 'that adjoining "show spacn" the fa
mous ''Marble room" built entirely of
Italian and Tennessee marble and which
Is used by the senators as a private re
Scene of Large GnthfrtiiKS.
But for all that the president's room In
rathor limited In size, It has been tho
scene of some rnther largo gatherings
A notable occasion In point was Friday,
December 18, 1874. when King Kalakaun
of Hawaii and his suite gathered In the
president's room and were greeeted by
many senators and representatives. Per
haps the most historic event that ever
had the president's room as Its setting
occurred one evening In March. 1865,
when President Lincoln, while seated In
the president's room, received from Gen
eral Grant that memorable message stat
ing that General Ieo had made tho pre
liminary overtures for peace. Here Ln,
coin consulted with the secretaries of
state and war, and here, about midnight,
he wrote with his own hand a reply
whph Was signed by Stanton and for
warded to General Grant.
It Is likely that If President Wilson
elects to- spend- any considerable time 'at
the capltol the president's room will be
refurnished. At present and. for years
past the furnishings have been only such
as one might expect In a ahow parlor a
massive conter table, a few heavily up.
holstered choirs, a bust of the late presi
dent McKlnley. for which congress Is
said to have paid $2,600, and a handsome
"grandfather's clock" of mahogany,
which was purchased n
H Is expected thnt If the president's
room Is refurnished It w bo made Into
a comfortable, ''livable" room like the
vice president's room, which Is located
at the opposite end of the Marbo room
the Marble room serving aa a sort of
connecting link, as It werp, for the presi
dential and vice presidential rooms. The
vice preMdepfs room has a tall clock
such as that In the presidential room,
but It la also provided with a com
modlqs deski rugs, chairs, bpokcaaes.
and last, but by no means least, a fam
ous painting of Washington by Rem.
nranqt reale, the talented son of a
famous father. Washington Star.
buy trouble, but a genuine quarters buys
Dr. King's New Uto PJUs; for constipa
tion, malaria, headache and Jaundice. For
sale by Beaton Drug Co.T-Advertlsement,
Politics Is a good game, put a mighty
poor business. ; ,
Many a successful man makes a noise
like plC wind,
No day Is long enough to waste any
of It nursing a grouch.
Borne spinsters are so timid that they
would Jump at a proposal.
It's better to deliver the goods than
to be caught with tHem on you.
A drunken man will tell you every
thing he knows but what's the use
And some men talk to themselves be
cause they like an appreciative audience.
In accord with the geperal fitness of
things, a man who stole a watch wound
up In Jail. '
The world admires any man who at
tends to his own buslness-i-no matter
how humble 1 tmay be.
The old fashioned mother and her slip
per have qualified many a man for the
presidential char even If he didn't
land. Chicago News.
We make a specialty of re-upholstering
and the re&iishing of woods of all
kinds at reasonable prices.
Qrental Rugs and Carpets cleaned,
repaired and renovated
by a specialist.
LURE OF THE FEDERAL JOB
Glamor of Uncle Sam's Payroll Not
Up to Expectations,
FEW WIN HIGH POSITIONS'
Small Chance of I'llluistr ancceaa
IJnca Not ncter Ardent llnnt
er Sntnrlea Paid Are
Just why tuclur.c. of fdval .office
should be s.) enticing to lens of thous
ands of American citUctis It Is difficult
to understand. ' Tho avcrnKO federal
office corr.es with It a very moderate!
salary, with far leva hope of advance- i
mcnt than ,fa'! to tho lot of the ojftce.
boy or clerk In a private concern. Its
mnln nttiactton the "fact tnafln most i
case the Incumiirht Is protected by tho!
civil serV.ce system, whhsh ftuaranteea
him r-ractlcally a ljlfo Job, unless ho does r
aqmetVlnB pnrtlcutarly ,flsjant... , J I
But aa a oareej- for a young man, or a J
young woman, f mp'oytrjen by -the,, 'fed- J
eral Eovciymrnt decs pot hold forth very
rosy prospects. It' may carry wl.'lt It M
llvlns. and thnt Ms'nbout all. In his pol- J
Icy jif dUvpUraKlriK offlcejcckcjrs, Prcsl-1
dent Wilson Is, In fact, doing a kindness ,
to thousands of persons who have mado ,
a federal Job the Koul f .their. AtulUtan. i
The federal Jobs that pre really worth
anything from a financial standi o'nt are
lew. There nee only ten canine amccm,
a comparatively few foreign ambpsraijpra
and ministers, nnd no very large numbor
of bureau chiefs and other ofllclala of
lesser tmportivnce , and smaller salaries,
The remaining places are very m:der
nlely paid, Tho fqderal government does
not begin to rpward Its rervnnt with
anything like hq' liberality .that many
states and cities practice with regard to
their employes. 'The average civil service
clerk In New York City, for Instance.,
would not look at a federal Job. Often he
gets twice os much money as tho man j
who is performing aimiiar fluty far uncie-
Feiv Shining Bxamptrp.
It Is well enough to polpt out a few
shining examples of modest government
employes who have ttsen to hujh place,
but the Instances are so few that they
merely emphasize the general rtllc, which
s that a man Who gives the best years
pf his life to Uncle Sam on a small aaU
ary, and who Is protected by -civil service,
s anchored for lite without much hope
of profitable promotion.
The civil service system works both
ways. It aeemj only Just that nn effi
cient cmployo should retain his place,
regardless of changes In administration.
That Is the effect of the prosent system.
On the other hand, however, tho young
citizen who papflea an examination and
finally obtains a federal Job, may os well
make up his mind to get along .on a
small salary fqr tp9 remainder of his
Jlfe. The government will put him to
work and pay him enough to give him
a fairly good living, but It guarantees
tlm nothing beyond that. Arter he has
eld a modest clerkship for ten years
or so. ho usually finds himself unfitted
lor anyimng eise. it wouiu no sneer
cruelty then to throw him .out.
Tho effect on the averagp citizen of
such a goyernment Place, after he has
occupied It for a period of years, Is to
sap both his courage and his ambition.
Government work Is done very dif
ferently from private work. Tho office
holder soon comes to realize this. When
he K?ts along: In the thlrtjes 0r forties,
ho begins to wonder what would happen
to him If he should lose his Job and bo
compelled to seek prlvntu employment,
The very thought makes him shudder.
fe has lost confidence in himself. He
has probably acquired n wife and fam.
Ily, for whose maintenance he Is respon- J
slbie, and he scmom nas tne courage to
break loose from the deadly routine of
officialdom and tp,kc tho chanco of better
ing himself elsewhere. Ho realizes that
he has unfitted himself for anything
else. Ho simply prays that the civil
reryico system may remain intact and
that Uncle ftim, who made the most of
hfs youthful daya, will continue htm
in omploy for the rest of hi life.
Training Unfits for Other Work.
When the government trains a man to
become efficient In government work It
does not give him the sort of experience
that, in nine cuBes out of ten will be of
any use to him In any other sort of
employment. The only thing that pre
vents thousands of mlddleaged men from
being thrown helpless on their own re
sources, a'ter the government has ex
acted tho best that Is In them, Is the civil
service system, which Is so roundly
cursed by the outsiders who want to get
thejr Jobs. The moment the outsiders be
come Insiders, Jiowever, their point of
view changes, They begin to admire the
cjvil service system,
It Ib a favorite device for the young
offlceseekers to point to tha cure ore of
George B. Cortelyou and William bob,
both of whom began as stenographers In
tho government service. There are a few
other flhlnlng lights whose names are used
In the same manner. But the Loebs and
the Cortelyous can almost be counted
upon the ten fingers. They happen to be
men of exceptional ability. The average
W, G. Colling Co. inc.
1903 Farnam St
Estimates Afq.de Upon Request
cltlien Is a man of merely average anil-1
Ity And the man of average ability. '
unless he Is a very fortunate person, will
never earn as much In the government
service aa he would If he devoted hi"
energies to advancement In private em
ployment. Aa a career, employment by the t'nlted
Slates government does not offer the at
tractions to tho young cltlsetif that em
ployment by many foreign governments
holds forth. Thore.ls no regular Kyctem
of advancement here. Kvcry cleik UUw ,
,o w.lclrt eome aort of. political pull to '
get ahead, because 'he knows very well'
that In .moat, caeoa the. mojo ailtcowWl I
performance of his duties will not land
him onwhor u'l all. The worst foaturej
of, the average government Job Is the
way In which It kills a man's ambition I
nnd gets .tha notion Into hl& head that
that Is all he van do tor a Hying.
SnereMeii'l''e, Vnllnrea Many.
There, nro somo clerks who start nt
NJ0 a ynr and' maiiuEo to work their
wnv up until they bectlme private secre
taries, but for, every iiie vyho sncoeedsl
In this there arfc-porhni a thquwnp; wno
(ret -no advancement1 at-oil. Moat. of -the
clerks etnt-nt a year. If the
work up. iH.W they think they ore
tlolnk TclV''"Ylf highest1 salaried V'lerksf
outside, of the.chlej cleok ;of .vMornmentJ
deportments, do not get more than Jl.SOOj
n year. A-teuigrapher may worK up to
tliSCO n venr. but that t about nil.
These .salaries are not bad, perhaps,
considering the wok that Is required and
tho comparatively easy hourai hut It hn.
to be' borne In mind that in most cases
they irepipsont the ultimate, whlleat.thc
some, time .tho officeholder who Is steadily,
fitting himself for government work
Is Just as steadily unfitting himself to,
Kt outand Jmatlo In .tha .business world.,
Kevcrthfllcss. the federal Job haa a
strango fosclnntlon. To become a fourth
class .ppstmaster la the height" of mony
a man's ambition, yet such places are
worth anywhere from 50 to J00 a year.
There Is no regular nyetem of promotion
whereby a fourth-class postmaster may
work up Into tho third and second classes
nnd finally reach a lrst claa place. He
usually becomes content merely to hold
the little Job that he has. Of course, the
nverago postmaster Is In a different posi
tion from the average govcrnhn-nt clerk.
He docs not have to leovo his home town,
jnnd If ho haa any business of ha own ho
does not need to sacrifice It. But most
ofjthc clerks hove to give up everything
clo and come to Washington, where thof
cot. of living ,1s hlgh-not very far bo
hind is'ew York city. In most respects,
and ahead of It In -others.
Yet there are Vnon hero who consider
.themselves fortunate to KOt places aa
doprkoepers and elevator men. They nro
men, In many caaes, of education and
refinement. They corne from good fam
ilies. Often they have been educated In
aorne profession. Iut they got the In
curable dlsoaae of desiring federal office.
They started out with largo hopes and
great nmbltlons. After a while they
wero wlU'ng, to takg anything they could
.get. Mpst, of them arc now thanktul for
what they have. It they had stayed home
and used their energies and abilities In
other lines, a lot .of -theso, people who, are
now getting 11,090 .a year from Undo
Bom would be making $1,000 or $5,000 an
their own account. Hope and ambition
have vanished for most of them. AH they
know Is something nbout the machinery
.Of the fpderol government and a llttlo
about politics. What" they know nbout
.business methods In a private concern
they could tell In a sentence or two.
Brooklyn Kaglo's Washington Letter.
GETTYSBURG REUNION PLANS
Celelirntlon of fiftieth Anniversary
ot Fmnona flnttle on 1IU
An official statement of details con
cerning the celebration ot the fiftieth
anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg,
July 1, 2, 3 and i. at the scene, Gettys
burg, Pa., has been Issued by Colonel J,
M. Schoonmaker, chairman, and Lieuten
ant Colonel Lewis JS. Beltler, secretary
of the Pennsylvania state commission, In
charge of tho reunion.
Arrangements for the reception of tho
veterans have been made at Gettysburg,
An immense camp has been provided,
where accommodations may be obtained
by the various state representatives far
the number pf veterans expected to at
tend. Tho camp will be under the direct
charge of the secretary of war and such
Officers o." he may detail.
President Woodrow Wilson will speak
the morning of July 4, National day. He
will lay -tho corner a to no ot a peace me
morial at poon.
The exerolses, except the parade nnd
fireworks, will be held In a large tent at
ono aide of the camp grounds. July 1
will -be known as Veterans' day, with
exercises under tho Joint direction of the
Pennsylvania and the commnndera In
ch'ef of the Grand Army of the Republic
and the United Confederate veterans.
Military day will be held July Z under
the direction of the chief ot staff of the
army. Special detachments ot regulars
July S will be Civic day, the governor
La co Curtains,
of Pennsylvania presiding It will bo
participated In by the other governors
The chief Justice of the United. Plates,
will prcelde National day, July i, ThcroH
will be fireworks nt night.
Tho reunion had Itn Inception ( In the'
Pennsylvania General assembty through
on net approved May 13, 1009, which,
created n cornmlsslon to make the ar
rangements to co-opernte with the na
tional congress and tho states for tlra
observance of the .anniversary. Tlo Penn
sylvania commission is composed of
Colonel fcohbonmakfr. chairman;; Wllltn;m
IX. Dlxon,-U. Bruce .Rlcketts, AbexamV
McDowell, Irwin K. Campbell.1 .W. , J.
Potterfon, Wllliomy R- Miner, George 'l
Hacr ohd John P. 'Green. The .'office is
In room M9 Capltol hulldlng, Unrrlstntrg,
Pennsylvania will art oh host , nnd (to
gether tvlth the Federal government, Mill
provide for 40,000 honorably dlt;harf.vd
members of tho Union and CSnfedotte
nrmlen. The state nnd nation each In
paying $lMi,O0o for the - support , of ,the.
enrnp. , .
. Ihocamp Is on ISO' acres southwest of
town and partly on 'the scene of the flrwt
day's ba'ttle. ' It consists of B,(j00 bonts
rcfculorly. holding, twelvolmen cacn.i hut
i;nnnei4 tuhold only eight' of vthoy vet
erans, each veteran being supplied with
a "leparnte cot, blanket and mess kit, the
latter to become his own nfter tho re
union. . .
MhU will be served nt tobies adjoin
ing "the klttfhen at the end of each (Com
pany street. Baggage, which shall con
Now Using It
Nation's Meat Popular Lax-.
ative Keeping Million of
American families in
There must be genuine merit to an i ar
ticle that hns stood the test ot two, fen
erations of users.
In the field of medicine none has had
greater success, nor retained that success
to a greater dogree, than Dr. Caldwell's
Syrup Popsln, which Is now being used
by two generations of people. Its use In
families In constantly becoming moro gen
eral. The reason, primarily, Is that It
has merit. It is, what it represents Itself
to be, a laxatlve-tonlo; It does not moke
exaggerated claims nor use coarse lan
guage to set forth Its virtues.
It 'is a medicine, but to mild and gentle
u medicine that thousands of' mothers
give it to tin' Infants, nnd yet, In a
Slightly larger dose, It Is equally ettectlvo
for grown-.ups. Jt li for any disorder of
the stomach, liver or bowels, for consti
pation no matter how chronic, for dyspep
sia no matter how severe, for biliousness,
sour stqniach, .gas an tho stotnaoh. head
aches, drowsiness after eating, and simi
lar complaints arising from a clogged-up
condition of the bowels. It is pleasant
to. tho taste a,nd does, not gripe. It can
bo used with safety and good results by
anyone at any age ox In any condition ot
I108.HI1, and that person's health will Im
prove. Every druggist aolls It and ,tha
price Is only fifty cents and one dollar
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1822 FARNAM ST.
Phone Tyler 1061
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Engravings can bo" made either front
photographs or drawings, or direct from 4ho
object itsolf. Tho engravlmr Dlant of Tha
Omaha See la thoroughly equipped to handle
every detail, including making the original photo
graph or drawing-, Our enfenrvera have been chosen.
each because he is the best in his own line ot work.
Our equipment is the newest and best.
When you need Illustrations, give us an opportunity
to show our ability.
A newspaper engraving plant makes outs
which show good results under most difficult
printing oonditions. Our prices reasonable.
Enjraviig Department, The Bee Pifcliskiii Ct.
. 1704 Furnam St., Omaha, Neb.
sist only of. band luggage, must be taken
care of by the veterans themselves, and
to aid In prompt delivery of moll or tele
grams addresses should give with which
Btato delegation the visitor Is quartered
Tho camp will bo ready for tho recep
tion of veteran Sunday, June 29. Tiir
first meal will be nerved that evenlns
Tho enrop will close tho following 8un
dov, July 6, Urn last meal to bo break
fast. No one. under nny circumstances
la to be nllo-wcd In the camp before ot
after these dates. Complete quarter
master, commissary, hoipttal and othet
camp departments, havo "been arranged
Colonel Sdtoonmaker'a, -statement urget
that 'the cn'mp has been, provided for the
entertainment of vetepans of tho V v,l
war only, and If nny veteran wishes tc
take relatives, nrmnncmcnts for their re
opton should bo made outside the ramp,
before tho trip to aottyahurg. No nr
rnngement for women quarters In tht
camp will be made.
Kxact and "authentic credentials from
every veteran will be required for en
trnnce. Several states are making nr
rangementa for free transportation of
veterans, nnd the Trunk Line Passenger
nupoclatlom In whoso territory Gettys
burg Is, has KTnnted a one and time
fifths round trip excursion rate.
McfJravr Dnun to I.I ml t.
Joo Kvers probably will be placed In the
New York State league by McGraw, and
Pitcher Smith also turned over to aomo
minor team. Excepting these two nil of
the Giants will be retained for the pres
ent atdeast. Including the two mentioned
there. are now twenty-five on the payroll.
Thousands of families throughout tlv
country are never without It In the. house,
among them Mrs. Clara Iews, pecks'
Store, Ky., who gave It to her baby,
EUte, whllo teething, and soysi "It It
tho best medicine In the world for the
etomach and bowels." Bho writes hat
she keeps It In the hoUBo for uvery mem
ber of the family, takes It herself nnd
that hor mother recovored her "health and
gained In flesh by uatng Dr. Caldwell's
If no member of your family haa ever
used Syrup Pepsin and you , would like
to make a personal trial of It before J'ly.
lng It in tho regular way at) a druggist
send your oddrees a postal1 will do 1
W. II, Caldwell, 417 Wonhlngton St.. Mon.
tlcallo, 111,, and a tree eampjo bottle will
be mailed you.
Also Repair "Work.
may k tMaifted
through the use of
Pictures tell the story of
tho goads advertised., and
everybody grasps the point at
once from tho picture.
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