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    niE BEE: OMAHA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 1913.
PURITANS HOT SO SIMPLE! Scores of Children
of the Poor Given
Rev. F. T. Rouse Says They Indulged
in Rich Food.
Larue Number Attrnd the Union
Services it the First Presby
terian Church, Where Dr.
nonne Speak.
Kov. Frederick T. House of the Flrt
Congregational church, preaching a
Thanksgiving sermon at the union ser
vices at the First Presbyterian church,
said the people of America ought to be
thankful for free schools and churches
and for the growing sentiment toward
real democracy In educational life. lie
said the time must come when the peoptn
would own the public utilities and event
ually there would be a striving for the
ultimate aim an equal distribution of
material things.
Concerning 'woman suffrage, Rev. Mr.
Rouse said:
"We are thankful that ten great states
have given the ballot .to women, but we
tremble as w'e wonder what they will do
with this power. I believe they will
eradicate the double course of our mod
ern life Intemperance and Immorality."
Not So Simple.
Just to show that the modem man and
woman are not so bad and that tho Pil
grim fathers were not such simple, un
assuming folk as we are wont to believe.
Dr. Rouse read from an old New Eng
land cook b6ok a recipe for pumpkin pie,
which called for half a pound of pump
kin, spices too numerous to mention, six
teen eggs, all sorts of fruits and flavors.
Again, he called attention to the fact
that they not only ate rich foods, but
wore fine -ralmenti and he read from
descriptions of the satins and linens and
red leathers the forefathers affected.
He read the bill for a funeral and for
a -Sunday church celebration, which ln-
eluded several gallons of wine, rum and
punch and one cup of coffee.
Vgut the germ of the blessings we now
enjoy had been planted In the minds of
the Pilgrims," Dr. Rouse continued.
speaking from the text: "Whose seed la
In Itself after Its kind." "Their Instltu
uons were rather aristocratic, their
BChoola even were not democratic and
Prison las, I know, did not have the vote
and not only did not have the vote, but
were not allowed to go to school until
alter the bo ye were out."
TVn.1. Ylnm fni. H ,
" u
Referring to tho slave trade Dr. Rouse
said an elder of the church thanked God
fop -the safe arrival of his slave ships:
nnd' that the president of Tale university
once sent a ship load of runi tp Africa
vim which to purchase slaves.
Rut to show that the seed had been
planted and later grew into righteousness
Dr. Rouse pointed to the arousal of the
old "New England conscience" by the
efory of "Uncle Tom's Cabin," the civil
war and later the war with. Spain, which
was, a "war of Intervention."
Dr. Rouse said there may be cause for
another Intervention to tho south of us
"nt for "dur own aggrandizement," but
to .carry on the destiny of the nation
which has taken up the "white man's
A large number of people attended the
services. Tho pastors of several churches
participated In the Thanksgiving cele
bration'. A collection was received for tho
Inmates of th Old People's home.-
Sumptuous Feeds
Many of the scores of children of the
poor who were treated to a noon-day
Thanksgiving feast at the Interdenomi
national People's Mission church. Twelfth
and Chicago street, would not have com
plained if the repast, instead of being n
regulation turkey dinner, had consisted
of pork and beans they were hungry,
and what they wanted was food In large
More than fifty youngsters, newsies
and other street urchins, not ft few of
whom had no other place to go for a
big meal were seated at the mission din
nerand they were given what to them
was the one big "feed" of the year-
turkey, bulging with dressing, cranberry
sauce, creamy mashed potatoes, with
savory brown gravy, and pie.
Little ceremony attended the free feast.
The youthful guests, tnajiy of them with
taterred caps on their ' heads, trooped
boisterously Into the mission hall, where
long table fairly . "gobbled" under their
burden of turkey. The designing look with
which tho hungry children, particularly
the boys, regarded the steaming platters,
and the resentlessness of their attitude
warned Rev, Alexander Wagner, pastor
of the mission, that It would be well to
make the saying of grace short. He did.
but before "Amen" had been sounded,
fifty chairs scraped and fifty children
boys and girls, black and white, all of
them poor sat down to a Thanksgiving
Although the hour for the dinner
was at 13 o'clock, arrangements had been
made to feed children whenever thoy
came In throughout the day, up to 9
o'clock In the evening. Meals were also
served free to aged persons, too poor to
pay for them. To others a charge of 95
celits was made.
There was a religious program at the
mission church in the evening. Frank
Walker, tho ccnturlan, who has lived
fifty years as a slave and as many as a
free man, sang "Slavery Days."
Besides Mr. Wagner, the committee in
charge of the Thanksgiving festivities at
the mission Included: Mrs. I. M. Forkner.
chairman; Mrs. Sadie Cannady, secretary,
and A. Nash, treasurer. Four such din
ners to children of the poor have been
given on Thanksgiving day at the mission.
Youngr Women Walk Forty Blocks to
Attend Y. M. C. A. Service.
Sunrise Frayer Meetlnsr Drlnira Ont
Many Members of Various
Church Socletlrn from
All Parts of Torrn.
Judge Whartonis
. . Able to Give Family
Cause for Thanks
Postmaster John C. Wharton madje, one
poor family In the south part of the city
truly thankful, by personally delivering a
parcel post package of live chicken, after
paying the excess postage that tho family
was unable to raise.
A country relative had mailed a live
cfclcken to the poor family and had at
tached a letter to the bird to explain the
Thanksgiving gift. The letter being first
class mall matter made the who)e pack
age take the J-cent-an-ounco rate, instead
of the low parcel post rate, and the total
tostage to be collected amounted to $1.30.
.Postmaster Wharton, discovered, the
situation and feared that the poor family
wottld be unable to pay the excessive
postage. In order to complete their
Thanksgiving dinner and save them from
keen disappointment, he paid the charges
himself and ,Jnmped Into his automobile
10 personalty acuver me Dira.
His arrival with the package brought
great Joy to the family, and now Judge
Wharton .feels thankful himself that he
helped - to brighten someone else's
Thoughtful Folks
Feast Transient
Fellows in Omaha
Almost a score of young men alone In
Omaha were saved the cheerless gloom
of a "hash house" Thanksgiving dinner
by the hospitality of eight families of the
clt,y. each of whom Invited from one to
three guests to join the family a turkey
These families adopted the Idea of
spreading the Thanksgiving .spirit beyond
their 'own households: Mr. and Mrs. J.
A.-Daltell, 1119 South Thirty-first street:
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. McCutley. 6C30 North
Twenty-ninth street: Dr. and Mrs. W. II.
Mick, 211 South Thirty-sixth street; Dr.
and Mrs. Alfred C. Mattson. 1CC0 South
Thirty-second street; Mrs, Herman T.
Zentmyer and daughters, B17 North Thir
ty-third street; Mr. and Mrs. T. F. Btur-
ge&s, 118 North Thirtieth street; Mr. and
Mrs. John W. Bobbins, 123 North Thirty-
eighth avenue; Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Star
board, 2707 Dodge street.
The Young Men Christian association
was asked by these families to send
young men who were away from homa
and without local acquaintances so that
the true Idea of turkey day might be
extended. Transient guests at the as
sociation building and other young men
who were known to lack the opportunity
of a home-like Thanksgiving were easily
found to accept all the Invitations.
Newsie Gives Nun
Pennies So- Other
"Kids" Can Get Feed
A newsboy and a nun exchanged
Thanksgiving greetings at Fifteenth and
Farna'm 'streets and the brown-garbed
sister was surprised to receive a thank
offering of pennies from the little newsle.
"I'm gonna git a tolkey dinner, and
blxnuss has been good, so I'm tankful,"
the urchin explained. He handed the
nun several pennies and asked her to
put them in a "kleckshun fer some kid
wot ain't got nuthln to be tankful for."
Anthony Burth. 40 years old, died Wed
nesday night at the Bachelor hotel, 2314
N street. South Omaha. He made the
packing town his home for the last twenty
two years and had a long list of friends.
Lately 1 e was the proprietor of a saloon
and prior to that worked for the Cudahy
Packing company. He was ill for two
He was a bachelor and a member of
the Eagle and leaves no relatives, ex
cepting a brother somewhere In New YorK
Sherman Feels the
Heavy Hand of Boss
of the Water Board
Charles It. Sherman, chairman of the
board of directors of the Metropolitan
Water district, says he now understands
how it feels to be threatened witn aeatn
from thirst.
"I let my water bill get a little behind
said Bherman. "but, of course, I In
tended to pay It. First thing I knew, here
came a note saying to klck-ln within
twenty-four hours or' my water would be
shut off.
"It may have been lese majesty, but 1
sent a check down and a letter saying
that If there Tvaa anything wrong with
the cheek to call me before the water was
shut oft and I'd try to get the change
together somehow."
Sherman says If R. B. Howell's threat
to turn off water within twenty-four
hours If bills aren't paid Is some more
bluff, he la willing for any other con
sumer to call It
In addition to the regular prizes awarded
to the five persons who won in The Bee's
competitive contest, the Btors Brewing
company also sent each of the winners a
case of Storz beer. Thus they were
doubly compensated for their efforts in
the contest.
Anderson Mitchell, colored, Twentieth
and Burt, hastened home Wednesday
evening, and as his wife greeted him at
the front door he hit her In the head
nrfth a hatchet.
Mitchell, when arraigned in police court
could offer no explanation for his act.
other than that he was Intoxicated. Judge
Foster allowed him to, depart, on account
of it being Turkey day.
Counterfeit Dollars
buy trouble, but a genuine quarter buys
Dr. King's New Life Pills, for constipa
tion, malaria, headache and jaundice. For
by your druggist Advertisement.
Indigestion Ended,
Stomach Feels Fine
Time 'Tape's Dlapepaln!" In five)
minutes all Hour-new, Gas, Heart
"barn and Dyspepsia is goae.
Bour, gassy, upset stomach. Indiges
tion, heartburn, dyspepsia; when the.
food you eat ferments Into gases and
stubborn lumps; your head aches and
you feel sick and miserable, that's when
you realize the magic In Pape's Dlapep
sin. It makes all stomach misery vanish
in five minutes.
If your stomach is in a continuous
revolt If you can't get it regulated,
please, for your sake, try Pape's Dla
pepsin. It's so needless to have a bad
stomach make your nsxt meal
favorite food meal, then take a llttl
Dlapepsln. There will not be any dls
tress eat without fear. It's because
Pape's Dlapepaln "really does" regulate
weak, out-of-order stomachs that gives
it Us millions of sales annually,
flet a large fifty-cent case of Pape's
Dlapepaln from any drug store. It is
tha quickest, surest stomach relief and
cure known It acts almost Ilk magic
It Is a scientific, harmless and pleas
ant stomach preparation which truly
belongs in every home. Advertisement
That they were thankful for health and
that they had It, too, was declared by
Miss Edith Baker, 1101 Lothrop street, and
Miss Qotdle C. Vawtet, S003 Lothrop
street, who walked forty city blocks
early Thanksgiving morning through tho
darknees to the Young Men's Christian
association building to attend the "sun
rise" prayer and thanks meeting of the
City Christian Endeavor union.
Leaving their homes almost before the
regular street car schedule began, the two
athletic young women made their way
by the light of street lamps to tho early
morning meeting which was attended by
almost 100 other young people of the
various church societies. They were ac
companied by Rev. F. W. Leavltt, pastor
tho Plymouth Congregational church.
who led the meeting.
"For health nnd happiness and the abil
ity to walk to a Christian union of thanks
giving and praise I am Indeed thankful,"
testified Miss Baker, when she spoke her
word of thanksgiving with others who
participated. Miss Vawter made a similar
assertion, and said later that the forty
moons' walk, from Twenty-first and
Lothrop streets to Seventeenth and Har
ney streets was "nothing" for a healthy
young, woman to accomplish.
Miss Baker is corresponding secrotnrv
of tho City Union of Christian Endeavor
Societies and a school teacher. Her fe
male companion In the long walk Is a
teacher at the Nebraska Institute for the
Rensons for Thankfulness.
nev. Mr, Leavltt In lead Inn- thn m.t.
lng, used as his topic "Why We are
Thankful." and the many different view
points of tho great national day of
thanksgiving were reflected by those who
spoke. In spite of the fact that tho
sunrise" meeting lacked the usual sun
shine feature, enthusiasm was not lack
ing, and a rousing service was the re
sult H. EL Palmer led. tha singing and
Ira J. Beard, religious work director of
tho Young Men's Christian association,
also took part
Almost three-fourths of those who at
tended were women, some of them eld
erly, but the early hour of the service did
not nem to bother them, as practically
all those who attended were on time.
Unexpected participants In the meeting
apptarod soon after the service began.
Half a doxen North Platte foot ball
players, who had been provided with cots
n the rear of the meeting hall, separated
from the sunrhe services only by a drop
partition, were awakened by the singing
ot hymns. To show that they were
Imbued, with the Thanksgiving spirit thoy
hastily donned their clothing and Joined
the meeting.
Verdict of $50,000
Against Burlington
in Thompson Case
A jury in Judge Kstelle's court last
night decided that the Burlington rail
road must pay Howard Thompson of
Omaha $60,000, the full amount asked, on
account of an accident which left nls
skull In such condition that tho pulso
beats of the Mood vessels about his brain
may be observed through the skin. Ac
Cording to Jesse L. Hoot, former supreme
court Justice, who defended the caxe for
tho railroad, such a large verdict never
before was returned by ( Jury In a
similar case In Nebraska,
In 1910 Thompson, who haj a wife and
small child, was walking home from his
work in a packing house In St Joseph,
Mo., along a beaten path by the side 'if
the Burlington tracks. The cylinder
head of a passing engine exploded and a
steel fragment struck his head. Thomp
son lay for days unconscious In a hos
pital. Physicians removed port o! his
skull and a portion of his brain, leavlnic
a spot several inches square where only
the skin and membranes protect tho
Thompson after his rccorvry came to
Omaha, where hjs parents live. Ho Is
able to do only light work. Trial of
his suit was begun a week ago Inst Mon-
Oay in tho district court.
Samuel Hawver, an old-time resident of
Omaha, who moved to Los Angeles some
ten years ago, was recently struck by
a street car while crossing one of tho
streets and his injuries are considered
dangerous, according to Information re
ceived by David Cole of this city.
When he lived in Omaha Mr. Hawver
was engaged In contracting and build
ing. He was quite wealthy and still owns
some valuable property in Kountze Placo
and on Davenport, between Fifteenth
and Sixteenth streets.
Persistent Advertising: Is the Road to
Business Success.
More than 500 mothers and fathers, bl
brothers and sisters witnessed n presen
tation of "Tho First Thanksgiving." In
the Sunday school rooms of tho First
Baptist church Wednesday night The
cast included forty boys nnd girls who
had. worked under the direction of C, S.
Uattcrshell, superintendent of tho Sunday
school of tho church.
The playette Involved a pleasing and
fanciful tale of the first celebration called
by Governor Bradford. Pilgrim char
actors, including Miles Standlsh, were fea
tured. There were many scenes and tab
leaux. Costumes which had been mado
by the girl' sowing class of tho church
were worn. A thanksgiving offering was
taken after tho performance.
The cast Included the following: How
ard Stovel, Governor Bradford; Kenneth
Baker, Miles Standlsh; Byron Wilcox,
John Alden: Nathlne Talbot, Prlscllla;
Mary Myrtle Stcelt. Baby Peragrlne; Mil
died Johnson, the fairy: Gene Field, tho
butterfly; Mr. Battershcll, the bear.
William Bperry, 1914 Webster street, re
ports to tho police that he was held up
near Seventeenth and Webster streets
Wednesday night and robbed of 5. Ho
was brutally handled by tho highwayman
and was knockod down by him when he
refused to give up Wb money.
W. M. Lueck, Windsor hotel, Thlr-
tPenth and Douglas streets, reports to tho
police that ho was strongarmcd by two
necrocs nnd robbed of $70 Wednesday
niitht. He was slightly under the Inflif
enco ot liquor when he sought the old of
the police.
Chronic Dyspepsias
The following unsolicited testimonial
should certainly be sufficient to give hope
and courago td persons afflicted with
chronlb dyspepsia! "I have been a
chronlo dyspeptic for years, and of all
the medlclno I have taken, Chambtfr
Iain's Tablets have done me more good
than anything else," says W. O. Mattlson,
No. 7 Bherman St., Hornellsvllle, N. Y.
For sale by all druggists. Advertisement
from International
Realty Association
After Eating Turkey Will Be Here
for Ten Days.
Nebraska Senator Is Looking Kor-
vrnrd in Currency Conference
Embodying; Ilia Views In
New Money Lnvr.
Senator CI. St. Hitchcock, after a long,
stormy session with tho democrats of tho
United States senate, whom ho Is trying
to convert to his way of thinking on the
maner of currency reform, enjoyed
tho calm of a Thanksgiving at his home
In Omaha. He arrived from Washington
to spend the festive day at home and In
cidentally to make the acquaintance of
his latest grandchild, a llttlo daughter of
Mr. and Mrs, Henry Doorly, who was
born slnco the senator last went to Wash
ington. .
"This Is the third time I have the honor
of being called grandpa," said the sen
ator. "I don't sco but that It Is a rather
harmless experience."
Senator Hitchcock was somewhat sur
prised at the calling ot tho senate con-
foronco on the currency bill, ho said, as
he received notice to that effect Just as
he was leaving for the train to come to
"I think," ho continued, "that the con
ference, though, was called largely for
the purpose of expediting matters, and
doubt If they will make it very bind
lng. I don't care particularly about this
conference, as I expect to make my fight
In tho open senate."
Here Ten Unys,
Tho senator expects to remain at homo
some ten days, returning to Washington
In time, to get Into the fight when the
currency bill comes up for real consld
oration In the senate. He believes that
It Is not likely to come up for open de-
bato before December 10 or 11 at tho
earliest, as thero aro two or three othor
Issues that, by unanimous consent, havo
bcon scheduled for consideration tho first
part of tho month.
"In that case," ho said, "the currency
bill cannot come up In tho senate except
at odd hours, when someone may be
given a little time for a brlof speech on
It I am a llttlo afraid that when It
comes up at last It will lead to protracted
filibustering on tho part of. the ropub
C. K. Harrison of Harrison & Morton
Itenl Kstato company, arrived home from
Chicago and Mllwaukco yesterday. He
was In Chicago attending the first meet
ing ot the International Realty associates,
a $500,000 corporation which has Just been
organised by real estate men in the
United States and Canada,
The organisation Is represented by a
board ot directors ot seventeen, tho ma
jority of whom were present at Chicago.
Ot the 5OO,O0O capital stock, $100,000 was
set aside to be Issued as preferred If de
sired. Tho bylaws provided that the or
ganisation may commence business when,
I50.COO of tho capital stock Is subscribed.
About $75,000 has been subscnoed and a
catl for payment on It has been Issued
Tor January 1. Tho following officers, to
serve ono year, were elected oy the board
of directors:
President, N. J. Upham, Duluth.
Vice president A. 8. Taylor, Cleveland.
Secretary, Val J. Rothschild. St Paul.
Treasurer, KMwara a. juua, cnicngo.
Counsel. Nathan William McChesncy,
Executive committee. S. S. Thorpe,
Minneapolis; W. W. Hannan, Detroit; C.
! . Harrison, Omaha.
The bylaws provide that the executive
committee shall personally Inspect any
property offered to tho organisation bo
fore the same Is purchased. It is ex
pected there will bo a good deal ot com
petition among tho various .cities and
the members ot local real estate boards
in placing before thls organisation op
portunities or investment it is jim pos
slblo that the first Investment may bo
mado in Omaha, as it Is regarded as
ono ot the safa and growing cities.
Mr. Harrison made the first actual pay-
mont to tha organisation for Omaha real
estate men Interested In the enterprise.
Corporation to Take Its Case Into
Federal Court.
Franchise Given tJie Company in
Mnlntnlneil nr It" Lennl Talent
to He lnendlnp; In Its
.Basing its claim to a perpetual fran
chise on reasons similar to those set forth
In tho electric light caso tho Omaha Oas
company will go Into federal court
within tho next few days with a dazzling
array ot legal talent to resume tho scrim
mage over the 'validity of an ordinance
providing for tho sale ot gas at $1 in
stead of $1.15 per 1.000 cubic feet
four lawyers will represent the gas
company and one of them, Judge W. D.
McHugh, represented tho electric light
company, which won a decision In the
United States supremo court conferring
alleged perpetual franchise lfshts upon It.
It is believed Judge McHugh will pursuo
the samo line ot action In the gas caso
as that successfully prosecuted. In tho
electric light case.
Othor attorneys retained by tho gas
company for tho approaching conflict are
Judgo J. W. Dana ot Kansas City. W.
T. Douthlrt of Philadelphia and 'Will
Herdman of Omaha.
Tho case will go Into court on a ques
tion of law, tho samo being whether or
not the city haa the right to contract
for a definite period of time. The question
will Involve regulatory ordinances passed
by the city cpuncll
City Corporation Counsel Den 8. Baker,
Assistant City Attornoy W. C. Lamoert
and City Attorney John A. nine will rep
resent tho city.
Fruit Laxative for Cross, Sick Child
Give Only "California Syrup ot igs
As tho result of n recent enforcement
of tho law providing that machines shall
not be parked within twenty-five feet of
a theater entrance, Dr. W. O. Briflgos
was tendered a golden rulo summons by
Motorcycle Officers Emery and Wheeler,
Wednesday afternoon, to appear In police
court Thursday morning. Bridges left hU
machine directly opposite the entrance
of a theater, In police court ho was
reprimanded by Judge Foster and dls
chargod. Henceforth a rigid vigilance
will bo kept to catch violators ot this
Cleanses tonder little stomach,
liver and bowel without
griping Children
lovo it.
Kvsrv mothrr'rcallxcs that this Is the
children's Ideal laxative and physic, be
cause they love its pleasant taste ana it
never falls to effect a thorough "Inside
chansing" without griping.
When vour ihlld Is cross. Irritable.
foverish, or breath Is bad, stomach sour.
look at the tongue, motheri u coaiea,
give a teaspoonful of "California 8yrup
ot Figs," and In a few hours all the
foul, constipated waste, sour bile and
undigested food posses out ot the bowels
well. Dlayful child again.
When its llttlo system la Cull of cold.
throat sore, has stomach, ache, marruoea,
Indigestion, collo remember , a good,
liver and bowel cleaning should alwaya
be the first treatment given.
Million of mothers keep "California
Syrup ot Figs"" handy; thoy know a
teaspoonful today saved a, sick child
tomorrow. Directions for babies, chil
dren of all ages and growa-ups aro
plainly on each bottle.
Ask your druggist for a B0 cent bottle
ot "California Syrup of FIrs." Bewara
ot counterfeits sold here. Oet the genu
ine, made by "California Dfrg Syrup Com
pany." Refuse any othor fig syrup with
The Best Corrective
and preventive of tho numerous
ailments caused by defective
or irregular action of tho or
- gans of digestion is found
in tho safe, speedy, certain
and time-tested homo remedy
Sold eTerywbsrs. la boxes, 10c, 23c.
Vnr rl rvlrn lliKrn Is nollilnp eausl to tlicie
t,avv. warm-lined blankets. They are cood. old-
( tinran hlanketa made of the strongest
mainrlala nut torether In substantial shape. They
stand the hard knocks and sire full protection to
the horses,
Old Honesty blankets are wonders for wear. The outer
covering Is closely woven brown duck or canvasstormproof,
strong, durable. The lining runs lull length snd depth. The
blankets are canvas faced and relaiorced-stoutly sawed with
lock-stitch seams throughout.
Dealers In horse goods aell Old Honesty blankets at 1156
and $4.00. Heavy atorm blankets, nlthhlzh yoke necks and
two snsp ana oucsia ironi laircncri, wuii iH,mj
with heavy kersey tabric.KOO. Btablo blankets, wsb bound,
with two surcingles, smo.
Bcmts sYfMttot
AjaAsBsatsalsaal TsLsa nasal
Va'aJva1 I SFa nsvsj
, (I'iS
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Still Quicker
Xo St. Paul aodL Minneapolis
On now schedules effective on tho Chicago Great Western November
30th our "GET THERE FIRST" train for hustlers has been quickened 20 .
minutes more (new leaving time 8:30 p. m.) from Omrilia to St Paul and
Minneapolis, and day train has been adjusted to make tho loaving time from
Omaha more comfortablo in tho winter mornings. Hero aro the now sched
ules. Leave Omaha 8:30 p.m. 9:30 a.m. 3:45 p.m.
Arrive Ft. Dodge 12:46 a.m. 2:10 p.m. 8:37 p.m.
Arrive Mason City. . .'. . 3:12 a.m. 5:05 p.m.
Arrive St. Paul 7:30 a.m. 9:55 p.m.
Arrive Minneapolis 8:05 a.m. 10:25 p.m.
In tho evening you can tako dinner at homo, go leisurely to tho depot,
spend tho evening in the Buffet-Club car, and when ready go to bed, get a
full night's sleep and arrive in tho Twin Cities ahead of the man who isn't
a Great Western traveler. Through sleepers, chair cars and coaches.
Day train has the most comfortablo day schedulo between Omaha and
the Twin Cities. Tho 9:30 departure itself is inviting enough these days,
when sunrise comes between 7 and 8 o'clock, and tho equipment carried
adds to its attractiveness. Cafe-Parlor car nnd through coach equipment.
Our afternoon train for Chicago now leaves Omaha at 3:45 p.m. in
stead of 5:00 p.m., and arrives Dubuque 2:50 a.m., Chicago 7:50 n.m., mak
ing sure connection with trains for all points beyond. Through sleepers
and, free reclining chair cars. Buffet club car until midnight.
Wo are here to make travel easy for you. Wo will delivor ticlcets nnd
call at your home or placo of business and help you with your travel plans.
Use telephone it's handy; call Douglas 260.
P. F. BONORDEN, C. P. & T. A.
1522 Farnam Street, Omaha, Neb.
'Phone Douclas 200.
Select your office location
keeping this in your mind
Safety First
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No wood was used in its construction, except the finish
and flooring. Thero is a standpipo and hose on every
New Elevators
THE BEE BUILDING two years ago installed
tho most modorn now olovators, with full width doors
and modern floor signals. Tho rule for our conductors
is "safety" and accommodation of tenants first;
speed last. Only six floors; no long waits for a ride.
Pure Air
THE BEE BUILDING has light and air on four
sides and a largo, beautiful court in tho center, giving
perfect ventilation and ample light. All windows have
metal weathqr strips, shutting out drafts and dust,
With our nqw vacuum heating system there is no
escaping steam or soot.
THE BEE BUILDING has two iron stairways on
opposite sides of the building and a separate fire
"The building that is always new"
For off ices,-apply to tho building
superintendent, room 103.