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THE BEE: OMAHA, FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 1013.
BRIEF CITY NEWS
Electric ram Bunress.Qrandon Co.
ridellty BtoragV Tun Co. Doug. 151
Have Book Print It Nov Beacon
When yon take your vacation It are
iuw. ivuiare, etc., In Omaha Safe De
port Co.'s burglar proof vault 1618 Far
nam. it Per-jrjjjyjtrJ for good slxed package.
Z Have Moves' from 310 naroge bulld
Jng "to 305 Karfchch block, corner Fif
teenth and Douglas. Fred C. Shields.
TcMarry In jOMcago Miss Helen
Anderton of Omarja a"nd Albfn Carlander
of Chicago werj license's (here "Wednes-daJ-,tQ
get married. , , -
Ilullding a Home Linn ' P. Campbell,
.salesman for the 'Byron Reed company,
Is b.&ljdlng.'ft. home M 1012 South Thirty,
first, street! 'Campbell Is to be married
Boasts riles Complaint Milk Inspector
Bosslo has fllelj a complaint In police
coufi, against WA. Anderson, proprietor
of ihe Excelsior Dairy, for selling milk
below, standard. .
- Xriicture on Temperance H. J. Orove
will "deliver a lecture Sunday evening at
the jferove , Methodist Episcopal church.
Twenfy-secotjd. and Seward streets, on
."Tefnperance." A special musical and
Vocal program has been prepared.
See Reporter Vow Editor Vr'hllo on
his recent trip to Salt LaketClty, Colonel
Wllljam T. Canada met Frank'Oallaghcr,
who. for a . long time was i .reporter on
The Omaha Bee. Gallagher Is now one
of the leading newspaper1 men of that
City! 'an editor of the Salt Lake Dally
Crank Breaks Arm Arthur Grotte
sustained a broken, arm Tuesday night
when" the .crank of the sheriffs autompj
bile .the engln'e'of which he was start
ing, kicked back. The fracture is Just
above the wrist. Dr. Fltzglb'bon attended
Cbesa 'and Checker Clnt to Meet ?Tho
Omaha Chess, and Checker club will hold
Us first meeting In the new club rooms.
109 ,'south Fifteenth street., . Saturday
night, at Which , time a smoker will be
on the program. The location Is on the
groifnd floor of the Swarta & McKelvey
bulldljig, directly opposite army head
quarters.., , . t
Heid fpr'Vlolitlon of Mann Aot Lau
rel Howard, "charged with' violating
the JUann act, by transporting a young
girl from Osceola, la., to Omaha for Im
moral purposes, wjUved preliminary hear-,
, Tng tliefor United Stasis Commissioner
Herbert anlel' and was held under'bonds
Of $h)0 pending his removal to the south
ern 'district of Iowa.
Publicity for Omaha Some good
publicity ,lo given Omaha ,Jn .the current
Issue of Popular Mechanics. "Rebuild
ing a Tornadq Stricken City," Is the tlte
of an, article describing Omaha's courage
and "business energy, Photographs .'show
ing he destruction of a day following
the tornado and therebujjdlng a .mpnth
later Illustrate the article. They were
furnished by the publicity bureau.
Tow Spayo , XOnooln(, Souleyafd tiln
colbouleyanf from . Thirty-fourth, to
Forty-slxth street will be re.paved, , The.
maeddam pavement ''with yhlc'h the
boulevard. Is now paved was laid in 1898.
Theclty commission has ..been requested.
by property owners along the boulevard
to create the paving district. Petitions
for material with which ,the boulevard
will be paved will be circulated later.
l ' ' ' t r 5 ' t ' .3
Suss f tf or Price of Hay Orop--Tlm-
othJjJUrhy .has began ault,i) the ,fed.-eracoUXt-'agalnst
the liurllnton fillroad.
for (t3,ti77.30, "which amount covers the
losSjOfJtlfty-flve acres of hay which was
ready, 'for harvest on Axlgust 15, 1912,
whetfAthe Omaha, .and, Elk, creeks Jumped
thedam in Dakota county. Murphy al
leges'negllgence -on the-part bf the rail
road In not repairing the dams, which
Would have prevented the water flowing,
onto jthe land, thus destroying the hay
- Amended Anw
An. amended answer ..filed by. Deputy
Coujrty Attorney' Haffke to Sheriff" Mc
Shane'ssult. to .colject ., from the
county for feeding prisoners r the .counjy
Jallcurth'eC, 'defines the Bpard of County
Inaddljtlpn to alleging that .the law un
der, 'which the, sheriff makes, his claim
is Unconstitutional a., equitfe'r-cialm js
set ip on., the ground Jhat the county has
furnished and equipped the Jail kitchen
wltlj.pll appliances, needed, and that the
fhei-Jff is saved expense by using these
' Thg.board atleges that 25 cents per day
fpreach prisoner Js sufficient payment.
She sheriff asks 60 cents, a day.
'.' ' f ' i
; by the Hot Wave'
- Three heatfrostj-ajlons. were reported to
the police headqarters yesterday. All
vet given medical attention and are re
ported resting easily.
' John Andrew McCune, 25 years of age.
Inmate of the county poor farm, wan
deredJaway,fr.pmJtbatalnstitutn. and ,uf
Jer reaching, the home of Aaron "Wilson,
8002 Chicago street, asked for a drink,
while a member of the , family .was, se
curing u for him, he keeled pver .ahd .the
police bmbulance conveyed him to the sta
tlip. Dr. Foltz attended him.
' John Wallace, a laborer at the Union
BnlAM ..... - , ,.
"o ueruoine wnue in tne dis
charge of his dules and was taken to
St Joseph's hospital.
JOHN B. DQOLEY BURIE6 .. . ,
... AT FOREST'lAWN CEMETERY
..John B. Dooley, 400J Charjes street,
who ded Tuesday at midnight," was laid
to rest In Fprest Lawn yesterday . aft-
ernoon. Tha - . . .
i ,ci iivea were neia
at the home, consisting of scriptural
reading and -prayer and. a .brief address
by Dr. Nalhnnl1 m.niMi. . .
Low Avenue Presbyterian church, of
r. vooiey. was a. -member and
elder of long standing; and two solos by
Irs. bert Mullls choldlrectpr of the
cnurcn. The pallbearers , were - J. K.
Fleming. Emory Jqhttferj,. ,prwJ. Mfc Pat
ton, R. A. McFarlane and James B.
' Mr. Dooley- was born. lm Darii
Ind.. In December. 183S. FVir h io. r..
years he had made his home with his
eon, cnanes uooiey. ana lamiiy.
Shake Off Your nheaiuaitlsm.
Now is the time to get rid of your
rhauroatlsm. Try a 25c bottle of Cham
berlaln's Liniment and eg how quickly
youf rheumatic pains disappear. For sale
By all druggists. Advertisement,
NOT IN DANGER OF LOCUST
State Entomologist Swenk Sees No
Visitation for cbraska.
IS NOT A rORjpKABLE PEST
Can Mntfrlallr DnmnRe nn Apple
Orchiird, bnt Ttlrlr Ability to
Dcvnatnte Arna la Often
Nebraska is apt in danger this year of
the grasshopper plague pr a visitation of
the seventeen-year docusts, according to
Myron 11. Swenk, assistant state entomo
logist. The seventein-year cicada, or locust,
he says, appeared In large numbers about
June 1 In the southeastern portion of the
state and the field Investigation of tho
state university department of entomi-
logy showed them to be present along the
Missouri riven from Florence south
through" Omaha,' Nebraska City and
Union, and west frorh, the river as far
as South Bend along tho Platte, Nc
hawka, Dunbar And eastern Johnson
The department expected the locust to
appear this year, especially Jn this ter
ritory, because It was present there In
large numbers In JSCS.
it is not, to be looked upon as a lor
mldabje, .Jest," says Swenk. "f.t Is con
sidered Injurious, ' of course, In apple
-orchards, where, by laying Its eggs In theJ
last year s growth, it, pay kuj dock pot
tlons of this growth. How'eVcr, to do
much damage It must appear In vfry
large numbers qnd t)ie orchards must be
at least 17 years, old to harbor thorn
"Only a very few orchards' )h the
state are heavily enough jnfected to be
appreciably .damaged." Bays Swenk, "and
it Js not UHely that thcyi will have any
marked effect on the gcrlernl apple crop
this year. The .present season sq far has
shown no indlcattonn nf' nvrnicintva num.
bers of grasshoppers. The many hcavyl
rums oiive ,uiea most or tnem. and what
Is left will glvo very little trouble.
"Much of the discussion about ffrassi
hoppers an seventeen-year locusts,"'
sayB owenK, -is based on misinforma
tion and Imagination. Cutworms are
causing more damage to the" state this'
tyear than both of them- Cutwqrms have
i"o luiuiiu crop ana nave aone
Foreigner Trades k
wiAuy uuiiaris iur
Francis' KratCehrlnlt, irom Germany.
was. halted at the "Union station yester
day by tWo.Germari-speaVlh'' bunco men,
who, JUred by the ..unmistakable signs of
a. newcomer, demanded,' that ho show
tnem , whatM kJnd pf , ,jpqney he carried.
Francis showed them J6Q in bills.
"WelU-it's. a good thing for you that
we gof you here, or you'd be' In Jail be
fore, .yqu got, put qf town," remarked one
of -the bunco men. "Don't you know that
It Is wrong to have that kind of money
this far away from Chicago? Here, give.
It to me, and, I'll glvpH,you,'the kind you,
pught'to haye." Suiting the word to tho
action, ,ihe .crook took the foreigner's
money and gaye him several small silver
coin's In return.
As t$ey left him the hunco men aaldi
Thcje.'s.a Jaw, you xnqwfi that,, pre vents,
people trom' having soft 'money wesfof
(ChIcagp, and ''wc.'rq officers, so ' you're'
uxea up an ngqf noTV.;j
Tancis was graterui to the Kind
strangers -who gave him i5 cents for his
$60, and when hp fell In with"' a man wljo
could understand the German language,'
He' related his 'narrW. eacap'e "f rom Jail.
Thea It was that he learned how -he had,
oeert.mppseq .ujjpn ana ne. pourea the,
tale Into the ear of Depot Officer Charley'
Kratcehrlntt Is bound for Wahoo, Neb.;
where he has friends,
' t -f . . . a
. Jttoy .13. Greer Alters
Miss. Edna W-. Phllp, aged 18 years.
well known In Omaha social circles, was
married to ,Roy 3. .Greer; stcporfaphej,
and. yard man '.for the Bycrs Brothers
Llvptock Commission cp'mpany"of South,
Omaha- late Vednqsday a McClellan, la..
after an exciting escape In ,an automo
bile from Miss Phllp's.Jiome. "
Mr. Qreer met Miss, Phllp in Hanscora
park Wednesday afternooh and. they took
an automobile. They went by way of
Sbeely town to avoid being .noticed. At
Council Bluffs they secured, a marriage
license and went on tq McClellan where
they were married by Justice of the
Peace Mammen Wednesday' evenlhg.'
They returned to Omaha and took din
ner at the home of Mr. Qreer's; uncle, H.
O. Klddoo, manager of the commission
company. They have not yet decided
whither they will go for a wedding trip,
but expect to be gone for several week's.
Mr.. Greer has. been living at the home .of
P. H. .Shields of South Omaha, ' former
captain of police, and now Jn charge of
pollceTal Armour's" packing house.
Miss Phllp Is the daughter of J. B. Phllp
and wife of 1306 South Thirty-fifth street,
Omaha. They had tried to persuade their
daughter not to be married.
Mies Phllp graduated this year from the
South Omaha High school.
City Wants-Graders :
to.Riish Their Jobs
The city legal department has been
ordered to lnstltuje legal proceedings
against the holders of a'trent
contracts " who have failed to complete
tneir work in pontract time,
"The majority of Jhem," said" Cjty Com
missioner Thomas McGovern, head 6f the
department, qt public Improvements, "be
lng crowded with other work 'or some
thing, have not even begun these grading
Five big, grading Jobs are Involved, th
tmuo ucuiK on Ames avenue, (Jastcllar,
Meredith, Frankllng and iake streets.
Th.e(city. attorney will ask, that the
bonds of the grading contractors "be for
feited," or such portion thereof as will
cover the damage done the city because
of the delay,
Slashed with a Rnanr.
wounded wjth a gun, or pierced by a
fusty naif, BucklWs Arnica' Salve soon
heals the Injured parts. Guaranteed. 2Sc
For sale By Beaton Drug Co. Advertise'
Annual IMcnlo and Ilennlon.
OHIOWA. Neb., June 2.-(Speclal.)-
Ohlowa's annual picnic and reunion will
be held J.ujy Dp, The program will be
!tfull of live things.
Srpamht- frvtain Wlin 'HOTEL CLERKS TO STOP OVER
Brought First Houses Here
Carrying his S3 years as stralsht' as n.
soldier, Captain P, J. O'lteflly of Xew
Orleans. wio rough thejflrst boatlosd
of houses to the snot nWm Omaha hrtw
stands, dropped int thft clty Just to stay
nvl n rf.i, Vk.l V. I ..
" nnu oco iiimi iiuvi kuM
from the few houses no dropped off hero
lS. lie wa oantaln of the steamboat
l;hocked-down hartscs 'here from Cincin
nati. "It Was .no trouble to set these
he pays, 'as every nnrt num
bered and oil one had to do whs to put
the tllecea fniTAfhar. Thm- wnm ivnrtt.
about M60 of S300 aplcdc.
II1KI 1 .
xnen we iwraw ncre in is witn tnit
cargo of houses.'1 'said Cnntaln o'ltelllv.
"There were only a few houses hero. They
stood against the hill side, back from the
river, i cannot My where that spot Is
now for everything Is so changed hero.
This is ceftaffly a magnificent city 10-
uay. jivon Atitn people were crowding
each other tn et tiAtA tinA 1.
points up the river. Vo left about JO) of
tne nouses here nnd then went qn and
left tho rest of them Where Sioux Cllv
now stands to start that town. Peoplo
wore wild to go up tho rivers to tho now
. .y. . . , . .... . ... . .
v wt fime, nna rittcen boats
left St. Louis every day. for the tipper
wuBBisippi ana .Missouri country. Peoplo
crowded the decks and lay any place to
sleep Just to Bet to bo. Anv mnn Ihl
had the sense pf n child could hayo known
thnt n.n.il.l I.. H .....
..... ..uulu uc u HiiHi ciiy oven Rt
that time with Its advahtnce"'nnrt th
way the people were flocking here. Any
m art I , V, n i j . . , . '" . .. '.
...... ...... nine sense migni navo
known t enough to lpvest here nnd owp
some property, but lr-what did I know?
I had been a river man nil rhy life and
my business was to navigate boats and
'Hot tO Invest In 1h n. inn-r,. t
know, anything except to bring tho boat
wiruiin saieiy. '
Speaking of his river experience In the
days when there was a rush up the
Mississippi and up tho Missouri tn thl
"anil other new rltlnn Pmi nrm..
grew reminiscent. "Tha pilots used ' to
hold us up in thoso days." he said,
"because there was a great demand for
X ; W mm
P. J. O'REILliV.
Pilots to tako boats up tho rivers At
business was rushing. Tho czar Of Ilus
sla was ont rhoro KutwrntlC 'than the
young river pilots were Irt thoSd days.
When wo arrived" at St. IxjuIs from Cin
cinnati 'Wo sent uptown for somo river
pilots. Well, sir, thorn young fellows
came dbwn ta tho river' in c'abs nnd 'with
kid gloves on. The owner of the .boats,
CaptnhV Thomas, asked them , what tlioj"
would take to pilot a boat up to Sioux
City nrtd bttckr
'' 'Fifteen hundred dollars each,' they
"They wero not hired, but others were
Bcc,ured Instead." . ,
by Heat After He 1
Charlie JOedgerwoqd, a laborer cmnloved
by the Bridges fi; Hoye Construction ?0m
pany, was overcome yesterday by the heat
mm removen to-me wise Memorial hos
pital'. whe.re It is reported his condition
Is extremely serious.
ieagerwood was working on tho garage
being created, for Guy L, Sm(th , at
Twenty-sixth and Farnam streets, and
during the morning he had been drink
ing an . unusual amount of lco, water,
against the warnings of his fclows,
At noon he quit work reellne no 111
'effects, from the Ice water, and reclined
' 'J.. 1. . . ,
uii inu tjiuuiiu nt mo Biiauip aiier eaiing
his lunch. jHe attempted to arise" and
as ,he did s,o tfell over on the pavement.
Other workmen' rushed., to hls( absfstance.
A passing automobile was stopped and
me sincKen man laKen 10 me nocpitai.
' " ..' trv '"ufAe- ttiv
Fred Uoye, one' of tho meinbors of tlie
contracting firm, SAl dho told his men
to be careful 'about' drlnklnc tnn Wunh
lco water'. ' He said' he did not want to
furnish It on the hot days, but 'his cm-
Olovea ' Inftfn'frt ' Ir ir,i-.. jk.
constitution of the brlckluvern union
demands that two palls of Ice water
be furnished, one for tho bricklayers
and one for the laborers.
TO BE ENTERTAINED HERE
Next Wednesday tho Omaha Society of
Michigan will entertain the members of
tho Michigan Society of Oregon, somo
for(y people, who will be In the city on
route to Detroit, where tho home-coming
will bo held.
Thp. Oregon peoplo will arrive oyer the
Union Pacific at 7 p'cloclc Monday morn
ing and' will remain hero until evening.
When, In their special car, thay will leave
for the eaBt. During their1 ' stay "In the
city they will be dined and given an
Delegation on Way to Minneapolis
Will Spend Two Days Here.
TO BE GIVEN ENTERTAINMENT
"Will lip flnruli t ha I.ocnl lintel
aieit nnd Will He Treated to a
Xnmber of Social Fnuo "
Omaha will be the gathering place Sat
urday and Sunday, for the western hotel
qlorks. cm onto lo their naM6nat conven
tion at Minneapolis July 1 to 3. While
hero they will bo entertained at the Hen-
shaw and will bo treated to numerous
voclal functions and automobile rides
about the city, the local hotel proprietors
and clerks acting as the hosts.
Omnha hotel clerks will start Monday
evening for tho convention, going In a
.private car over tho Great Western. At
Fort Dodge they will make a stop of
several hours, 'where they will be tho
guests of tho hotel peoplo of that city
and nt midnight, go on to Minneapolis,
arriving early Tuesday morning.
Among the Omnha hotel clerks who will
go to the convention are: Joe McCaffery
and wife, Schttts, Colonel William An-
.derson and wife. Home! Charles W. Mil
ler and wlfo, Loyal; J. II, Keenan. Hen
shaw, Deri U Chase, Plnxn; Morris C6s-
tclld and wife, Her Grand. "
Upon tho close of tho convention, a-
numbed of side trips nro planned. Tho
two principal' ones being to Duluth and
across Lake Superior and tho others to
tho British northwest.
For the convention of 1914, there is go
ing to be a spirited contest botwecn Now
York nnd New Orleans. New Orleans is
sending n dozen "'boosters along with tho
delegation from that city. It Is expected
that this delcgatldn will pass through
Omaha enroute td Minneapolis. There
will be somo 400 delegates In tho con
Black Confers with
the Hotel People
James' W. Black "of the Black Construc
tion, company of St. Louis conferred yca
tcrda'y with Thorrtas It. Kimball, archi
tect; William It. Burbank, lessee, and
Qurdon', W. Wattles, 'president of tho
Fontonc'llo Hotel cbmpahyT over the plans
that Kimball has drawn. They aro try
ing to get the cost of construction down
to JSOO.OOO. "
Black was contractor for tho City iv'a
tlonal bank building of Omahtu Ho made
no amibu'rlccmcnt on whether ho would
bid foV tho contract to build the hotel.
OF COMMISSIONER HOWELL
Senator Charley Saunders, who Is
Water Commissioner Howell's right-hand
man since' the legislature adjourned, was
sitting' nt his desk In the Water board
office, a placid person. An Irreverent re
porter' 'came' swaggering In.
"Where's tho' gang?" ho asked, think
ing or the Water board and desiring to
know If they had" coma backfrom Minne
" Now It was that' the senator dealt' his
employer the unktndest cut of all.
"He hasn't g6t back yet,' ho said.
look for K i
! this ca wM;
at. Your P I
These Are Important
It's the orarige can with the Indian head look for it be
sure you get it whenever you buy baking powder it's
your guarantee ot better baking.
G ALU M ET
In millionB bf kitchens the country over, Calumet is the only bak
ing powder eversused and it ha won thdfc tremendous popularity
solely because of its purity and wholcBomeness.
It makes baking failures impossible.
More economical in cost and use,
RECEIVED HIGHEST AWARDS, World'. Pure Food Expotion,
Chicago, 111.', 1907; Paris Exposition, France, March, 1912.
These Sales Represent Big Actual
Savings of Money to the People
Who Need New Seasonatplc Mer
chandise and Appreciate a Chance
to Buy for Less than regular Price
at Yq Price
Many of thono drosses arc Importers' aam
ples of Parisian miulo dresses others aro
samples of tho bent American doptsnors of.
npparoL Tho matorlala aro of rich olosanco
and the stylos aro tho clovorest ldons for
mltl'Bummor, Nono worth gfo is rf
loss than SS0.00 Bomo Zf 111
worth up to 45.00 at. ...y. . . V v"
Our soml-annual ottot of all tho Trim-,
mod Hats In our ontiro stock (Palnamas ex
Exactly Half Price
Any Woman's Hat' in Basement, $1
Coats at $2.09.
Wonderfully practical and dresayCoata for
stroot or automobile, wear-
scoros ot clover stylos--worth
regularly up to so. 50, at.
to $1.75, at 880
Saturday Sale Children's Dresses
A remarkable purchaso from an castorn
shirt maker. Immonso lot of mon's high
class Bummor ohlrts In tho deat pos'slbl
variety of now patterns mado . ffn a
to bqII at S150 and $1.76 KxA
Saturday, In old store, at...,
Suits for Men,
Thoso aro hand tailored suits from ono of
tho forohiost makers of mon'd clothes In
America. Thay aro In tho medium or light
mld-sdmmbr weights; three 1ilg lota at
$7.75 $$1.7$: $15.75,
All Our Men's $3.50, $4 and $5 Straw Hats at $2.45!
All Our Men's $2.50 Straw Hats in one lot at. .'$175'
Tho most romarkablo bargains ovor" of
for6d by a western' storo in hot Water bot
tloB, fountain- Byrlnges, bath sprays, rub
bor glbvos, doucho enna, otc etc.
WATCH FRIDAY BVENINfl PAPEltS POIt
PAUTICULAR8 OV THE8I3 BIG SALES.
Thinking of Your Vacation
Planr-to Go.; East
See what tha Croat Laket Region and Atlantic Coast 'has to offer
you. InnutnernbU 'varied attractions await you both in tho itos
mopolltah'citles'and at tha attractive acatlde reiortB,
BfgHUeelng, as welt' ai nthlng, boating, bathing and otlior butdeor.
porks will make' this vacation something dlfferont something
to be remernberedi' "
Low "Summer kFare Now in Effect
via the Chicago and North Western Llneto Chicago and varlabl1
routes therefrom to points Eaa't, some of tho 1 more 1 important1 -1
biing i follows: '
New Yorki N. Y.
Niagara Folia, N. Y.
Atlantic City, N. J.
$4240 to 46.50
43.50 to ' eiSOf
33.50 to 35.50
45.60 to 46:00
Tlckets'on sola dally until September 30th, Return limit 60 days
not to exceed October 31st. Favorable stopover privileges.
Unexcelled train service to Chicago' and direct connections
with all lines East.
For printed matter and full particulars
call on or ad(3rt
Chicago and North Western Ry,$
I4UI-HU3 Fimam St., Vmahat IWtb.'
THE SHORT WAY
The 'WABASH is the
Short and Be-st1
Way to St.. Louis
i Two fast through trains daily, leaving Omnha at 7;02 a. mt
'and 6:30 p.m., reaching St. Louis 10:50 p. m. and 7:49a.m.
Electric lighted Bleeping car? cafo car and coach on nighfe-4
Through car service from Chicago to Detroit,- Buffalo5.
-Toronto, Montreal, New York and Btfaton;
tFiiid out.abdut-tho low excursion faros to Jthekastyiaw
Agent for all tho SteamBhip LineB.
Ticlcota 311 South 14th Street, W. O. W. Building.
H. 0. Shields, G. A. P. D Omaha, Neb.
The Persistent and Judioious U bo of Newspaper Advertising
is the Boad, to Business Success, " - i
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