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TIIE BEE: OMAHA, TUESDAY, JULY 22, 1913.
July CLE AR A WAY Sale
of Ready to Wear Apparel
I k ,!
KOWiKD AnD SIXTEENTH STREETS
LAMBERT FAYQRS ORDINANCE
City Attorney VTko Drafted Ordi
nance Gives Figures.
ttUOTES FEOM CITY EXPERT
ShoTf What the Income from tho
Investment Woqld Hfi It On,
Were to-Uo Bold for Si 1 P
1,000 Cable ITeet. I
W, C. Lambert assistant elty attorney,
who dratted the gas franchise ordinuftce,
cornea to the defense of the measure; ort
tho ground that It will give the gas com
pany only a reasonable return on their
Investment, or a per cent lie dispose
of the contention that the city could drive
a better bargain If the frahohtse ordi
nance were laid over until the present
franchUe expires .by declaring tho city
council cannot legally compel ' tho fas
company, to furnish gaa at a deficit or
even at a prleo that does not give them
a reasonable .return on their investment
We feel It due to the public to state
the roasona and facts which-convinces us
that the proposed grant Is one designed
to protect the city ami based upon an
allowance to tho company of only, a fair
return upon the capital which, It .has in
vested In the service.
The city's export, W &JVJ.rKefj after
on exhaustive appraisal and yamuon, f
the Company's property and'X iudy fat
Its methods of manufacture ana the costs
thereof reported to tho Mtyv
,1. That the total manufacturing cost to
the .company, averaged -over a period qt
five yeara-llW to lll both Inclusive on
the basis of gas made, was 13,28 cents
for each 1,000 cubo feet .This la the ac
tual coat to put tWO, cubio feet of gaa
'n the, company's holders,
2. That the total distributing coats to
the company, averaged over tame flvet
year period, on the basis ot gas sold,
was 2$. 93 cents per 1,000 cublo feet. This
la the coat to put l.CW outjo feet Into the
consumers' meter. These Items Inuludu
no profit to the company. The clty'a ex
pert accountant, James Mall. who. audltod
tho company'a booKa. for the city, ar
rived at substantially the above figures.
The foregoing Items result after allow
ance for all credit, residuals and by
product earnings, , A
S Total taxes and, exactions qt that
nature, av'eraced tutor nmh flva.vear
period, and distributed to Omahoi waa
annually 13:55 cenur on each 1,000 cublo
seet-ga rnauufacturod. .
4. Jtesldual depredation allowance for
each 1.000 cublo feet ot gaa manufactured
was 7 cents. This gives a total coat ot
79.67 centa for each 1.000 cublo feet of gaa.
Nothing In allowed for profit ill the fore
Mr Marks concluded that the 'company
had $J.SS Invested for each 1,000 cublo
feet of gaa sold during the year 1SJ1. A
return or per cent on this investment
requires lt.J cents on each 1,000 cubic feet.
Ills investment values allows .the com
pany nothing for so-called "going value
is such, but the property ot the company
was valued us a live unit, and not as
scrap. Whether a "going valuq" altow.
ance should be 'made Is one ot the con
troverted questions Involved In rate liti
gation. Ills computation ot "going
value," If It Bhouldi.be allowed. Increases
the investment from to about $3
for each l.ooo cubic feet sold. Hence the
amount from 13. S cents per 1,000 cublo
feet to IS cents per 1,000 cublo feet In
order to provide, a $ per cent return on
Now. adding the .11.1 cents, the return
st 6 per cent, to, 79.M, cents, the actual
operating costs with depreciation added,
we have SS.87. or in round figures 93 cents
per 1,000 cubic feet. It the Item ot "going
value" should be allowed the figures
would be 79.67 cents plus 15 .cents, or
W.CT cents the costs ot each l.VOO cubic
feet ot saa. Including 6 per cent return
on Investment ,
The present occupation tax and royal
ties required 7.03 cents on 'each 1.000 cublo
feet to meet It The proposed grant
would require only 6.SS cents on the
present output, to take cam of tho roy
alty. The difference. should bo do.
ducted from the total of 93 cents and 97.S7
cents, leaving 9t In one .case or W.12,
round numbers. 83 centa In the other.
The difference between these figures and
II helps centa per 1,000 cublo feet In the
one case and 4, centa In the other, would
be profit to tho company In excess of a
I per cent return on Its Investment It
requires 2.3 cents on each 1.000 cublo
feat to return 1 per cent on lowest In
vestment values, and S cents on higher;
Investment value. All the foregoing la
paaed on ths price ot gas at tl.
NEW CENTRAL SCHOOL
PROPOSED AT MILF0RD
DEN1SON, In,. Jul 21,-8pectal.-r.
I'jof. J, A. Woodruff, recently appointed
Inspector of rural and consolidated schools
for the state ot Iowa, visited this county
Saturday and addressed a meeting of
school patrons on tho subject ot estab
lishing a central school at tho center ot
Mllford township, 8uch a school can
in future have a goodly sum, of state
aid, lie found the people favorable and
the plan of gaining consent from
voters wll) be taken up with vigor.
While contiguous territory must join.
yet, the district can assume on Irregular
Shape. .There la much hope entertained
that the people of Mllford will lead off
and make their new school a big guo
cess. The project has the warm sup
port of the. county superintendent, Prof-
The Persistent and Judicious Use ot
Mewsyaper Advertising is the rtood to
SuktsiM Success. ,
Tuesday . .
Hundreds of remark
able values in season
able apparel for women
this sale embraces
all of our regular sum
mer stpcks of
Dresses, Suits and
The store for Shirt
waists offers excellent
values for Tuesday's
MEDIATORS JBE6IH WORK
Representatives of Roads Asked to
State Their Position.
EMPLOYES WILL COME NET
Heads of brotherhoods Ave Expected
to Appear Before Commission
with Their Side This
NEW YORK, July a. Tho conferenco
committee ot railroad managera held their
first-meeting today with members ot tho
board of mediation on conciliation, who
are trying to mediate in the dispute be
tween the eastern railroads and their
trainmen and conductors. The membera
ot this hoard, Judge William V. Cham
bers. Martin A. Knapp and O. W, W,
Hanger, decided first, to hear tho position
of tho railroads and later to receive tho
representatives of the employes.
W. O. Lee, president of the Brother
hood ot Railroad Trainmen and A, II.
Qarrctaon, head of tho Order ot Railway
Conductors, waited at their headquarters
In a downtown hotel. They expected an
opportunity to appear 'before the federal
board thla aTternoort as soon as the com
missioners finished their conference with
the railroad. managers .
'..r ,'" ' 1 ' h .
flw n Yt ?'. -t r Twii"nJ A' ' V!
to Attend Baces at &
Neligb Aug. 5, 6, 7
Charles 3. DM I, formerly with Tha Dec,
and C. It Wattles, brother ot Q, W.
Wattles, both ot Neligb. Neb., -were In
Omaha yesterday extending personally an
Invitation Irom the Elkhorn valley to.
tho Omaha people to attend the raco
meet which will be given at Nellgh,
August C. 6 and 7.
Tho two boosters met with the heads
of the various rommltta nt tht rVm.
mftrclal club and the result will bo an
effort to try and run an excursion train
to Nellgh on one, ot tho days of tho race
meet Which will bi known as "Omaha
The Ak.Sitr.nn knlehta
cepted an invitation to attend those races
and now the Klkhorn valley people ate
after the entire cltlsenshln of Dmnv,. t
grace Nejlgh and the vicinity with their
presence on one or all three dayo of the
"Nellgh and Klkhorn terrltorv hum at.
ways been loyal to Omaha, buying their
f" n"e "" baaing with Omaha peo
ple. They want the Omaha business men
and their friends to viu tt.Mii.
and make themselves acquainted with
w qincr, said Air, Best.
''We Will turn the entlro tntv x?ni.
over to the people of Omaha. . We havo
" pavilion mere which will be
given them to do with as they like. They
may bring their wares and display them
and wo will be glad to have them. We
are boosters for Omaha at all times and
vmuohr u oe boosters Tor us
At all times and this i
when Qmha and Nellgh can come to-
cuisr ana exenange greftlnga"
MIm Marcla Dahoqck.
rAinnuny. vv .ti iJd .....
MIm Marcia Dkb7v Z 't."'
P oneer. passed away at her home in thu
.r1"!1' ,u,er n ndd Illness.
Death was due to dropsy and other com
Pllcatlona. MIsa Babcock waa born In
Hillsdale, Mich., January it, ust. and waa
IhA n.n.tit.i. n , r .
....... , ir. etna Airs. William
Dabcock. The family located In this
county In 131. Miss Babcock grow to
womanhood her and became a school
teacher In 1S78 and continued tho work ot
teaching for a quarter of a century.
and located In Palrbury. Bhe waa a mem-
. ouiBiiu ana Mtaies of secur
ity, also of the Methodist church,
Jnines Ft ivuder,
OQDEN. Utah. Julv ft r... v
der. former chief ot detectives of Ogdn,
scom unoer uenerai Custer throughout
the west during the Indian wars and who
arrested three of the Maybray gang and
also secured the confession from 8ir
Henry Cooper, a forger ot International
iiorwneiy, aiea toaay here. He was a
member, of the Ogden department for
Miss Mildred A, Ferrell. daughter ot
James M. Ferrell. and William I Quin
tan were married by Hv. Charles W.
Savldgo at his residence Bundav at i:v
They were accompanied by the groom'
orotner, u. u. Quintan, and MUa Louise
FOREIGN LOBBY IS ACTIVE
Smoot Charges that Tariff Fntmcrs
Were Influenced by It.
ITALIANS ASK FOR REDUCTIONS
Democrats Give Them Store Than
They Ileqacat in Nearly Krery
Instance South Favored
at West's Expense.
WASHINGTON, July 21.-Assertlng that
a foreign "lobby" had Influenced tho
democrats in the framing of the Under-wood-Hlmmons
tariff bill, Senator Smoot
republican member of the finance com
mittee, today delivered a vigorous attack
on the measure. '
He painted a picture of mills shut down,
workmen unemployed, investors ruined
ami an era ot general financial ahd In
dustrial dopresslon as tho result ot level
ing of tariff walls. European nations,
he declared, were not ao much to bo
feared as competitors as were tho na
tions of the orient.
"There has been n lobby here In be
half of tho fprelgn manufacturers," ho
charged, "such as was never before wit
nessed In tho history of the nation and
they havo got even more than they nskod
for. The Italian Chamber of Commerce
or New York asked for certain reductions
ami democrats In nearly every case have
given more than was asked."
The senator assailed the Increase in
the free list, especially with reference
to sugar, wool, pig Iron and textiles. He
charged tliut tho sugar Industry of
Hawaii and Torto rtlco would bo ruined
with consequent benefits to the so-called
sugar "trust" and that China, with Its
great stel " plants, would capture the
BWel business of tho western hemisphere.
Free List Is Jjorgr.
Referring to the Walker tariff bill of
ISM, on which he contended tho present
bill was largely modeled, Mr. Smoot said
that tho Walker law provided for the ad
mission free of only about 9 per cent of
,lmports, while the Undcrwood-fllmmone
measure nllows 65 per cent ot tho greatly
Increased volumo of incoming trade to on
ter untaxed. Under the Walker law, he
added, the average rate of duty on nil
Imports was 23.15, while under tho pro
posed new law, tho rate would be merely
a trifle over IS per cent,
"All the World knows how this country
kuffcred aa a result of tho Wilson tariff
law In 1S98," ho continued, "bilt tho aver
age rate of duty now la over 3 per cent
lower than Was tho case under the last
democratic tariff, when the business ot
tho nation was paralyzed and of the
1,000,000 thrown out of employment."
Senator Bmoot charged tho democrats
with Inconsistency In tho framing of the
measure. Calling nttentlon to the fact
that wheat, flour, corn and cornmedl,
potatoes and virtually every form ot
meats go on the free list, certain food
products peculiar to the southern mar
ket nro under a tariff tax.
Southern Crop Protected.
"nice, peanuts and bananas, grown In
the south," he charged, "require duti
able tariff. They are used by poor peopla
generally. In Porto , Rico rice la con
sumed to the extent of 100 pounds per
capita. It can bo used Instead of corn
and wheat But corn, wheat, potatoes
and other auch products go on tho free
list, while rice Is made dutiable."
The senator then launched Into a de
tailed comparison of the coat of produc
Hon nd the wages paid In tho ynltod
.Pwe.s KnI abroad ahd ase?rto4' th'o re
moval of duties waa an open Invitation
t0 J.Q$l?T''t0 u?. the, United Statca
:a dOhjRlns" grounds for their aurplus
China and Japan, ho sold, with their
ever increasing mills would prove dls
nstrous competitors In the homo raarkot.
especially in tho steel Industry. Ho
concluded by declaring "tho question of
?uUrwl". be tnat of competition
with tho starvation wages of Asia, In
stead of with the low rateo of Europe."
Will Print Tariff Mnpa.
In the debate a discussion aroso'over
printing a map to show that 00 per cent
of products east of the Mississippi were
made dutiable by the bill aa against 3?
per cent of producta weat Senator
Chamberlain, democrat, of Oregon aur
prlsed his colleagues by saying:
"While r feel under somo obligations
to support tho tariff measure as It cimo
from tho financo committee I am not
bound to do It. I am bound to no courso
of action here. As a senator from Ore
gon I feel It la my duty to reach the best
Tho senate voted to print the map, Sen
ior Chantberltln supporting tho motion.
Fatally Hurt in
Diving Into Water
at Lake Manawa
With body paralysed and heart action
suspended for ten minutes Qua Fevetea,
a South Omaha Greek. U years old, lay
on. the bottom ot tako Manawa Sun
day afternoon while gay bather by the
hundred awam about him. One of the
swimmers struck the body with hla fqot
and Fevates was dragged out For two
boura physicians and employes at the
boathouse worked With him until he was
resuscitated, although he remained un
conscious. Fevetea ran onto th
- "v sa ihivi
leaped into the air for a deep dive. The
waier was only a few feet deep and ho
struck the sandy and solid
bathers saw him dive and yelled with
aengni. They did ont see him rise to
the surface, but thinking hs had dived
a long distance paid no further heed to
mm until ha was found Unconscious, suf
fering Injurlce to his spine which will
Dr. O'Keefe. who Is treatlntr Wv..t
at Mercy hospital. Couneii itiurr ii.
he was Immediately taken, said the young
ureek Would have drowned If animation
had not been suspended following th
concussion when he struck bottom He
says there Is no hope that tho man will
live. The entire body from the shoulders
down la paralysed.
FRANK TOBIN'S CHAfJCES
FOR RECOVERY ARE POOR
Frank Tobln, member of the Eva Iins
Stock company, who la battling between
life and death at St Joseph's hospital
aa the result ot a self-inflicted bullet
wound, is still In a very serious oondl
tlon. and but little hope Is entrtaJned for
his recovery. ,
Iovrn Nvvra Notes,
BOONE There have been rumors afloat
lately that Judira C G. Lea of thl. ril.
trict would not seek re-election, but not
until yesterday were these rumors con.
firmed. Judge Lee in an Interview at
Ames stated that he would not seek re
election and that after hla nresent turn
of office had expired would locate and
vyuuuwa l no practice ot iaY Jio prvo-
ably will make his future home In Amea
but there is a well defined rumor that
ne may locate in uea aioinea.
Watson is promised
fee to put through
tariff board bill
(Continued from Page One.
all these men we made ovcry effort to
drive them from public life." said he.
On another list Irvine t,. Lenroot and
Htonry A. Cdoper of Wisconsin, Augustus
P. Oardner of Massachusetts, Herbert
Parsons of New York, William 8.. Greene
ot Massachusetts, Victor Murdock ot
Kansas, James T. McDermott of Illinois,
Champ Clark of Missouri and Gilbert N.
Haugen of Iowa were described as "Can
non's list" and were In disfavor with the
organization, Mulhall swore, because of
their opposition to Speaker Cannon. On
another Hat were "Moras and NelsorP ot
Wisconsin," Harry U Maynard of Vir
ginia and Loiidcnslacer of New Jersey.
Mulhall swore that the names had been
furnished by Congressman Watson, or by
"Mr. Chllds," a clerk to tho house com
mittee on war claims In 1910.
BRYAN PROPOSAL IS POPULAR
(Continued from Page One.)
Bouthcrland, Mark Smith, O'Gorman and
Stone expressed approval ot tho general
principles of tho proposal.
Chairman Bacon of the foreign rela
tions committee, who was strongly op
posed to the original Nlcaraguan treaty,
said he believed the now proposal by
Secretary Bryan greatly changed the
situation and entitled the treaty "to the
most careful consideration."
The proposed treaty will be attacked In
some quarters on the ground that It
would put a moral obligation uppn the
United Btates to sea that Nicaragua ro
tunds and pays Its old debts, oven though
the treaty does not make this country di
rectly responsible for them.
Whatevor the actual result may be, the
underlying purpose of the administration
In framing the agreement with Nicar
agua was to secure the concession for a
canal route and tho extension of the
Piatt amendment was merely an inci
dent In tho mlnda of negotiators Thla
waa developed in the courso of a con
versation between tho president and the
White Houso correspondents today
Not Precedent for Other Republics,
In the administration view, ha scope
of the plan was not Intended to be laid
down as a general .policy for all Central
America, but the affairs of the little re
public are to bo dealt with separately,
as they may require attention
The attitude of the administration. It
was said, Is one of friendliness and there
Is no disposition to force on them any
such plan unless it ia thoroughly ac
ceptable Tho administration knows noth
ing ot tho attitudes of tho governments
of Costa Hica and Salvador, as no rep
resentations have yet been made "This
is not dollar diplomacy; It Is good senae,"
sold Senator Lodge, in general support
of the plan.
Senator Borah, also a member of the
foreign relations committee, attacked the
policy of the plan. "This means tho
going up ot tho American flag alt the
way to tho Panama canal," ho de
clared In n statement
"It Is the beginning of that policy
whose Irrefutable logic Is compUUo dom
inance and control and ownership by tho
United States from here to the Panama
canal It, la not exactly In accord) with
either tho cAiceptlona of thoJie- who
formed tho republic or of our present
professions of what )t ought to. bo"
of Infantry is to Be
Sent to Fort Omaha
When tho troops now stationed In Texas
are aent back to their respective posts
the Third battalion of tho Fourth Infan
try will bo sent to Fort Omaha, whero
In the future they will make their head-
uarters. By this act the three, battlallans
of the Fourth Infantry will be stationed
Heretofore two battalions have been
stationed at Fort Crpok and the third
at Fort Ixgnn H. Roota. The signal
corps was located at Fort Omaha, but a
recent order abandoning Fort Omaha as
headquarters for the stgnal corps left
tho fort vacant and it has been decided
by tho War department to put the Third
The general depot of tho signal corpi
will bo transferred from Fort Omaha to
the warehouse in Omaha
Major Hartmann will go to Chicago when
the Infantry occupies Fort Omaha.' First
Lieutenant Fred F, Black has been or
dered to proceed to Fort McDowell, Cal.,
and In his place will come First lieu
tenant Charles R. Mayor, who has been
stationed In the eastern department,
Major Hartmann may not have to move
for somo weeks yet and It may be months,
but the order haa been received at the
local army heodquartara.
Purchase of the
Auditorium is Put .
Up tothe Council
City commissioners at tho meeting
this morning will consider the advis
ability and finally pass upon the question
of calling a special election to vote 1550,-
000 bonds for the purchase of the Audi-
F. A. Nash, Rome Miller and J, M.
Gtllan discussed -the matter with the
council again yesterday.
'We can sell thla Auditorium any time
for private butlnessT' said Nash, "but
wo feel the city ought to havo It and
there seems to bo no question but what
the people want It"
"I have hoard no great clamor to pur
chase it," said Police Commissioner
Ryder, "but I think the city ought to
own It Hpwever, we want to take Into
consideration the fact that the initial
cost will be only part ot the expense"
Nash said the Interior ot the building
could be put In repair tor tlO.000. The
price to the city of the Auditorium haa
been put at $235,000.
SAYS WIFE FORCED HIM
TO DO HIS OWN WASHING
The fact that hla wife would not wash
for him and that he had to wash his
own clothes ia used as one of the prom
inent reasons why George Epton is ask
ing for a divorce He aaya hla wife's cru
elty and neglect of him have caused hla
health to become Impaired and he poliftp
out that she aesertea him three times In
two years. The. last time, he alleges Id
his petition, she took the household goods
with her .and he had to sleep on the floor
which, he says, added greatly to bis men
tal Anguish and suffering.
COURT LIMITSJOISE WORKS
Ten o'Clock at Night Latest for Des
OUTSIDERS OBJECT TO RACKET
Residents Near White City Insist
Chns; of Enclna Disturbs Slum
ber nml District Jndae
Sides vrlth Them.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
DES MOINES, July a. (Special Tele
gram.) It's tho soft pedal on all "noise"
at the new White City Amusement park
after 10 o'clock p. m. Judge Dudley so
Hereafter nccordln gto orders tho man
agement must muffle tho music of the
merry-go-round, stop tho coasting of the
coaster at 10 o'clock, with tho exception
ot Saturday night and cut out the use
of the little old gasoline engine. Electric
power has already been secured to take
the part of the engine.
W. L. and J. M. Reed were the plain
tiffs In the suit asking that the nolso bo
cut out, stating It disturbed their homes,
about a quarter of a mile away.
Wee atny lie Deported,
George Wee, former owner of a chop
auey house, may be deported from the
United States. Inspector Whitfield of
tho Immigration bureau held hla pre
liminary hearing in the federal building
thla morning. Weo waa arrested In Chicago.
CITY DWELLERS SP0ILSHRUBS
BY WRONG WATERING METHOD
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LNCOJJI, July 2L-(SpeclaD-Many
city dwellera kill valuable trees and
abrubs because they do not know how to
water them. So declares Secretary Mar
shall of tho State Horticultural society.
Tho water is applied In such, a way
that the effect is disastrous, he says
Instead of giving tho trees and plants a
thorough soaking occasionally, tho ama
teura apply water frequently with & aprtn
kler or tho norzlo of tho hoae. Thla
merely weta the top soil and does not go
down to the roota. Aa aoon as tho top
aoll becomea caked an avenue of escape
Is opened for tho moisture that la about
tho roota. Inatead of relieving the
drought the death of the plant la has
tened. Unless enough water Is applied to soak
down about the roots, none should bo
applied at alh.Ao soil mulch throe or
four Inches deep is very effective to hold
moisture and, in cases ot prolonged
drought, thla mulch may be removed and
a thorough aoaklng given th aoll. After
tho water haa aettled away the mulch
ahould be replaced. Experiraenta have
shown that light showers have aotually
caused the soli to lose more moisture,
than fell at tho timo. Tho precipitation
wet up tho top aoll, destroyed the soli
mulch and hastened evaporation. Culti
vation Is far better than the light appll
cation of water. Water liberally whoa
moisture la applied at all.
About Pension Bill
(From a Staff Correspondent)
LINCOLN. Neb., July 21.-(8pedal.)-GoVernor
Morehead has been iloodod
with letters of Inquiry lately as to
widoU-s pensions. The Idea aems to,
havo gotten over tno etate' tha the last
legislature passed a bill penelbnlng
widows, oommg probably from tho paa
aago of senate file li by Senator Robin
son of Holt county, which provides that
a county may pay parents of dependent
children a certain amount fo rtho support
of those children In the home instead of
taking them to a public institution. For
somo reason this bill was always referred
to aa the mothers' pension bill and it Is'
probably from this that tho Idea cornea
that widows may draw a pension.
LINCOLN PHONE FIGHTERS
WOULD ENGAGE BRANDEIS
(From a Staff Correspondent)
LINCOLN, Nob., July il.-!8poclal Tel
egram.) The Lincoln Telephone Users,
an organization formed for the purpose
of resisting the rain in rates, propose to
go Louis D. Brandeis, the famous at
torney, to come here and prosecute tho
Began With Small Red Spots, Cried
Almost Day and Night. Used Cu
tlcura Soap and Cuticura Oint
ment. Well in One Week.
R. r. P. No. 3. Jackson. Mo. "Our
daughter who Is ten months old vaa Buffer
ing from an eruption all over the body. In
tho beginning they vers
small red spots and after
wards turned to bloody
sores. "We tried an sorts
pf ointments but they did
not procure any relief for
our child. She had no
rest day or night and we
tried everything to pro
cure relief for our baby.
She cried almost day and night and v
scarcely conld touch her, because aba waa
covered with sores fromJiead to foot-
"We had heard about the Cuticura Soap
and Ointment and inado a trial with them,
and after using tho remedies, that la to aay,
tho Soap and the Ointment only a few days
passed and our child could sleep well and
after one week she waa totally well,"
(Signed) August F. Bartels, Nor. 25, 1013.
TO REMOVE DANDRUFF
Prevent dry, thin and falling hair, allay
Itching and Irritation, and promote tho
growth and beauty of the hair, frequent
shampoos with Cuticura 8oap, aaslsted by
occasional dressings with Cuticura Oint
ment, afford a most effective and economical
treatment. Bold by druggista and dealara
everywhere. Liberal sample of each mailed
fro, with 32-p. Sldn Book. Address pott
card "Cuticura. Dept. T, Boston."
4CtMen who shave and shampoo with Cu
ticura Soap will find it best for akin and scalp.
' REST AflO WEALTH TO MUffll AND eHM
Mas.Wiitttow's Roothiko Bvaor has bca
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MOTHERS for their ClIItDBSN WHIUt
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BOOTH K3 the CHILD. SOFTENS the QUU3.
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is the best remedy for U1ARRHOIA, it is ab
aolutcly harmless. Se sure and ask for "Mrs.
ivintlaw'a Soothing Syrup." and takej BO cthat
iiad. Twcatj-fiv centa a hot 'it, ,
R,L, Metcalfe Stops
m Omaha on His Way
to the Oanal Zone
Richard I Metcalfe, governor ot Pan
ama, held open house at noon at the
Faxton hotel. He arrived in Omaha In
the morning and after visiting with his
brother, James W. Metcalfe, went to tho
hotel to met his Omaha friends. He will
remain In Omaha until Wednesday, when
he will go to Washington for a week's
visit with relatives and government of
ficials before going to Panama.
With Mrs. Metcalfe and hla three sons,
Lee, Teddy and Kenneth, he will go to.
hla new Home on tho Isthmus August 1.
His duties begin at once. And he haa
quite a few duties, ho ia telling hla
"It Isn't an easy Job." he said. "You
see there are CGG men under my depart
ment They include postmasters through
out the zone arid nearly all the other of
ficers of the governmental service. I'll
havo to keep In -touch with all pf them;
probably settle quarrels and straighten
out difficulties and, of course, answer
applications for Jobs. There are not any
jobs to be filled now, that I know of.
I've quite a number of applications, but
until I get down there I won't know
whether we'll need any more help or not"
Many of tho men In Mr. Metcalfe de
partment of tb Isthmian government are
Nebraskana, he says. They were there
before he knew he waa to go down there.
Mr. Metcalfe will come to Nebraska
every summer on his vacations.
Young Woman Left
at Strange Home as
Babe Seeks Mother
D. F. Turner, 88. Block 6, Pueblo. Cola,
Is aiding In the search for the mother
of an anxious yo.ung woman, who as a
babe. 10 days .old waa left at his home a
little over twenty-ntno years ago.
Mr. Turner's Impression Is that the
mother, Mrs. J. B. Hutchingson, Is still
alive and likely Just as anxious to learn
the whereabouts of her child as tho child
it to find, her mother. When the babe,
now a woman of extraordinary charm,
was left at tho Turner home by her
father, It was only for a period ot two
weeks. At the end ot that fi?. how
ever, Mr. Hutchingson, wno said his wits
had died, did not call for the babe and
It has since been one of the Turner fam
ily. Aa the years have gone Miss Hutching
son had longed for her mother, wondering
day after day whether she waa to be
forever denied of seeing her in .flesh and
blood. No amount ot persuasion can sat
isfy her that her mother died when she
was & mero infant and she is, desptto her
efforts to control her thoughts, continu
ally hoping that someway, somewhere
and somehow she Is going to actually bo
solaced by her presence.
BURBANK GOlES TO TALK
HOTEL WITH HIS BOARD
William B. Burbank, lessee of the Fop
tenelle hotel, has gone to Syracuse, N.
V., to confer with his board about the
building of the hostelry. Among the
things to be decided on Is the elimina
tion of the twenty-two feet adjoining the
original alto which . was given . to the
hotel company by A. D. Brandeis.
Tho hotel dlrectqra have about decided
not to build the hotel out over thla addl
tllnal space. They have to cut down the
coat to fSOO.000, which will probably mean
the elimination of tho extra floor apace
and another floor. One floor has already
been cut out In the revised plana of
The' neweat thing in pumps has
just arrived in Omaha. We Are now
showing the Mary Jane ankle strap
pump, 'the moat popular pump In the
vyeat The low heel, round comfort
able toe makes this the ideal danc
ing pump. Just like tho illustration.
1419 Farnam St
Office For Rent
The large room on ground
floor of Bee Building, oc
cupied by the Havens
White Coal Oo.
Wcb Farnam' street front
age. About 1,600 square
feet of floor space with
large vault. Extra en
trance from court of thp
Pine office fixtures are of
fered fpr sale. Apply to
N. P. Fell, Bee office.
it' " 1 -T
Large Local Clothier Gives
Plume to Brooks' Half
Imitated, But tho Imitations
Lack the Lustre of tho
One of tho largest local clothiers (yon
would know him by namo if hla namo
were quoted) slapped George Brooks on
the back the other day while saying:
"Well, Brooke, we've got to hand it to
youi You've got tho crowds. Wo cannot
offer anything better than you've already
offered, so we will tako our medicine."
And reader, tho George Brooks HAtiB
PI11CB solo ot suite IS aomethlng out ut
tho ordinary; If It were not, how would
you account' for the daily crowda that
tax tho capacity of tho clerks at th
Bropka clothing emporium In tho City
National Bank. Bulling, at th corner ot
Sixteenth and Harney Streets.
Just now Brooks offers ANY $20 suit nt
$10; ANY $25 suit at $12.50; ANY $30 suit
at $16; AN.Y $35, suit at $17.60, ,and last
but not least ANY $40 suit at $20.
And "quality news" does travel! It
didn't tako the malo populace of Omaha
long to find out that "Brooks" offers
REALLY STYLISH suits at HALF
PRICE; and not a special lot of this or
a special lot of that
Get It right-George Brooka-Clty Na
tlonal Bank Building, Sixteenth and
"Don't envy John
D. Sookeflsllcr. if
my memory serves
mo right, John X.
doesn't smoke, a'h'd
It's an awful' thing
to' mope around .this
world .wlthost know
ing tho pleasures of
a cigar- for Instance,
a TBXJBT BUSTSS
John's Cigar Store
16th & Harney Sta.
Free Concerts by
Francesco Creatore's Famous
The Greatest Organised Band
of Its Kind in the World'
!P(t jk, 31 W" jl
EVERY AFTERNOON AND
At 2:30, 4;30, 8:15 and 10 P. M,
The Seats Are Now Free
You'll Miss n Treat If You Fall tq
Seo this Eccentric Band Leader
and Hear Ilia Famous, and
Bathlns Now at Its Best
New Bath House and Fine Bench.
BOLIiER SKATING, ROLLER
Admission to Park Free
It's Cool at Manawa.
Cooled by Iced Air. Tonight AU
Week. SUUnaes Wed. and Saturday.
In Belsaco's Oraat Play
Prlcesi sso and soo.
8xt Week, TKS BACH2&OB."
OMAHA vs. ST, JOSEPH
ROURIvE PARK "
Monday, July 21, Ladles' Day
Cars Leave 15th and Farnam 2:45.
Qtunea Called 3 P. M.
ROME SUMMER GARDEN
Entertainers & Photo Plays
Dine Ont Doors
ORCHESTRA EVERY EVENING