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THE BEE: OMAHA, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1914.
Monday, February 2, 1914..
SCHOOL ATTENDANCE GROWS
Six Principals Are Assigned to Hew
Places This Semester.
PROF. STEDINOER IS HEBE
Connnlta nllh rft lrlth lleference
to TmchliiK Ofrmmn In Grade
School rrOTlded hr
UTTERFLIE8 and roses ecem to form tho motif (or all costumes,
trimmings, garnitures and accessories for tho soason. When of
generous sice, either ono of thoso often appears at tho corsage,
above the Klrdle. near the shoulder, or to tuck up the skirt
drapery. They are most alluring when poised In tho colffuro.
Fur acts, muffs, neckpieces and toques are enlivened with all sorts
of rdses, fashioned of chiffon, satin, velvet and other materials. And, of
course, for tho pofonnial corsage, they come singly, in clusters, wreath
and garlands. , .
Graceful butterflies are seen very much poised on hats and big tullo
ones, with wired wings, often form a dainty ovenlng cap. Charming
boudoir caps, made of chiffon with spangled butterflies, nro shown In
many of the shops.
For a long while the butterfly motif has been tho most popular de
nim for embroider? faddists, belnc used on household linen, luncheon
sets, handkerchiefs and lirigerles, cither embroidered in tho satin
stitch, in eyelet work, or laco medallions with tho same design. A now
fad Is to mount them -under glass, making- a very attractive design for a
tea tray. Tally cards, place cards and crcpo paper luncheon seta all show
small butterflies hovering over their -surface.
Neither must I omit the smart black, mesh veilings with a little but'
terfly outlined In heavy black lace and displayed on the cheoK. Tne
mesh must bo so light that it hardly, shows, so the ono ornament stands
out as If stamped on 'one's face.
Ih 'Honer of Graduate,
Mr. ana ilr. Olat Nelson entertained
at I heir lioma., Sunday evening In honor
of Miss Martha KUeiy, who U a member
of the graduation class of Walnut Hill
tchool. Th deeoratlons were primrose
and ferns. MUa Elsoly was presented
wltli a beautiful pearl ring by the hosk
Those present were Messrs. and Met
damos C. B. Elsely, A. B. Wlckatrom,
Frits Kelson, 0, Kronte.lt. If. I Zuat,
Fred Peterson, O. F. Nelson; Misses Mar
thatElsely, Ellne Kronstedt, Kthel Nelson,
Jteten reterson, Dorothy Zust, Amelia
Johnson, Elsie Johnson; Mastora Jack
Wlckstrom, Leroy Zust, Charles "Elsely.
Miss Mary Munchhoff entertained in her
attKHo Sunday afternoon at a pupils', re
cltal, when twenty-tour pupils Rave sev
enty folk songs of alt nations. Miss
Muttchhoft read a paper on folk songs.
This was the first of a series that this
study club of pupils are to give on the
"Development of Song." Tho next recital,
about the second week In March, will
Include the composers between tho six
teenth and seventeenth century. Among
the guests of tho afternoon was Mrs. Her'
man ICountse, a former teacher of Miss
Xattrtaixs at Bridge laxeheen.
Miss May Hantlag entertained at
bridge luncheon Saturday at the Hamil
ton apartments In honer of Mr. Edward
8. Caadwlcke et Boise, Idaho. The table
deeoratkM were of violet. Prises were
won by Mrs, Walker, Mrs. Qllleeple,
Mrs. Ilennessy and Mrs. Fanning. The
O. H. Tptln(
M. F. Bhater,
E. P.i Hennetey,
Xsoeive at Art Ixaisit.
Those who assisted Mr. Edgar Mon
mon on the' receiving commutes at the
art exhibit today wore:
Frank Colpetser, IxjuIso Chllds,
Isaaa Congdon, F. M. Coniior.
W. a. Cowling. Frederick Davis.
XnteriaiM at Srilfe,
Mrs. Bert C. Hynes will entertain at
bridge Tuesday afternoon at her home
on Florence boulevard. Her guests
C. A. Overton,
J. F. McDonald,
F. Tultte, 1
B. p. Hynea,
Adlor, Edna Frleden and Ocrlrude'Slmon.
l'ruei - were won' ay anises iieiuo
MoskowtU, Cella Itots and Alice Adler.
Mr, Lton acted as toastmaster. Those
present were, Misses Alice Adler, Ger
trude Cooper, Cella IXoth, Agnes Itoth,
Nellie Moskowllz, Bertha tabovltz, Anna
Blank, Blanche Altman, Bella Frleden,
Margaret Grossman, Sarah Bernstein,
Olga Mullen, Master 'JarvlrtFrlcden, and
Mr. and Mrs. M. Frleden.
Kobertsen-Skinner Wedding, -
The weamnc or miss iioseuna sainner
to Mr. Richard Itobertson ot Martnptte,
Wis., took place this afternoon at
o'clock at the home ot lier brother, Mr.
Paul Bklnner. Rev. T. J. JIackay ottl
The brldo wore a gown ot white
charmeuse trimmed with princess lace
and carried a shower" bouquet of lilies of
the valley and bride'n roses.
After an eastern trip, Mr. and Mrs.
Itobertson will be at home In Marinette,
Wis. The bride Is a member of Kappa
Kappa Gamma sorority. The out-of-town
AMuntn ihviuuu ...I,, riiu ....p. w. ,t.i
Skinner ot Ralston, Neb.; Mr. J. M
Bklnner ot Aurora, Neb.; Mr. W. H. Fer
guson of Lincoln, Mr. Robert Ferguson ot
Lincoln, Mrs. Richard Ferguson ot Lin
Ia asi Out ef the Bee Hive,
Mr. Joseph Plckus of Sioux City Is In
tho city to attend the Cement show at
Mrs. Ia A. Garner leaves Wednesday
for Sidney, Neb., to visit her daughter,
Mr. L. O, Lowe, and Mr. Lowe.
Miss Ethel McGlbbln returned to To
peka, Kan., , today after being; brides
mam at the Enoch-Johnson wedding.
Miss Stacla Mulvlhlll. see South' Tkm.
ty-seventh street, has gone to Washing
ton and New York on a three weeks' trip,
Mr. M.. xieln and Mlse Frances Klein,
Mr. A. Sandtewlch and Miss Bens Sand
lowloh of Lincoln were the week-end
guest of Miss Rose Glllnsky.
STREET CAR UPSETS AUTO
TRUCK LOADED WITH FLOUR
A southbound Park avenuo car. piloted
uy oscar urughman, collided with
Cloar Transfer company auto truck
laden with flour and driven by Fred
Lauvan, at Sixteenth street and Capitol
avenue, spilling flour for a radius of
fifty feet. No one was hurt and aildo
from upsetting the street car schedule
nil the flour little damage resulted. For
half hour sixteenth street cars jour
neyed along Fifteenth street between
Capitol avenue and Howard street.
BatertaiM Starter Party.
M4m Itee Cherntas ef Council Bluffs
entertained the O. C. B. club at a slum
br party at her heme Saturday evening.
The gueeta arrived In maacuMne attire
and imitated their brothers In the game
f th evening. Small eiay pipe and
patches were dlotrtbuted as favors. Fif
teen guest were present.
SftUrtaiM at Dbtaer.
Mr. and Mrs. O. C Rejick entertained
at dinner at their home Saturday eve
ning, when cover were laid fort
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Barker.'
Mr- and Mrs. Luther Kountie.
Mr. and Mrs. J. De Forest Richard.
Mtoa Elisabeth Congdon.
Miss Caroline Congdon.
Mr. Cuthbert Potter.
Mr, Elmer Rettick.
Ib Xoaer ef jQ tests.
Mr. and Mr. John Brain entertained
at supper Sunday evening at their home
In honor ot Mr. and Mr. Gilbert Moreau
of Denver. Those present, were: .
Mt. aad Mr. Gilbert Moreau.
Mleaee-. ' Misses -
Xn&a, Werdensann, June Grccvy,
Hsrry E. Hyan, Dr. Claude 7. Urtn.
&Mtt far OrtifthbK CoKQtrt.
The twe soloists ot the Crelghtoh Glee
clh ceneert are house curst tn Omaba
hssasa. Mme. Luctle Tewksbury Steven
sen la the guest of Mrs. Douglaa Welpton
and Mme. Marts Von Unschuld i the
gueet of Maae. A. M. Borslum.
ZsttortaiM at Bridge.
MI Irene Wetdemann will entertain
at bridge this evening la honor of Mr.
a4 Mrs. Olbert Moreau ot Denver,
Maaia Ifcaciag Party.
The Masda society will entertain at
daatOng; party at Armbruaf s'hall Thurs
Card Party s4 Baaec.
f inember e4 the A, O. F. club will
! a c4 party a4, tfanca at their
Lyceum hall, Twent'tMrd, and ICut
suraet. Thursday erewng. February S.
Mm- rtto. Adler enUrtaltted at a svr
" prta tmrtr to Iww of Ml Kdteh
Fr$d'a MHMay, Sunday .afternoon.
Assisting U wera Mfasi Sarah
Second semester of public schools began
Monday. Six principal took charge ot
new aehooU, the shift being occasioned by
the resignation of Miss Llsile Banker ot
Pacific, who went to Colorado to reside
on a claim.
Following ro .the transfer ot tho
principals! Mis Fannie Forsythe from
Beats to Walnut Hill; Mis Pearl Ma-
cumber from Walnut Hill to Druid Hill:
Mis Maude Smith from eighth grade ot
Howard Kennedy to Druid Hill: Miss
Dora Harney to Pacific.
Prof. Ferdinand Stedlnger ot Bockford.
III., arrived to take up his new work as
supervisor of the teaching of the Ger
man language In the publlo school. His
family camo with him, Ha will teach
German at tho Central High school and
tho High School of Commerce.
Superintendent E. U. Qraff and Prof
Stcdlngcr held a conference relative to
the teaching of German in the grade
rchools under the provisions of tne taw
passed by the last legislature making It
compulsory to teach modern European
languages In the schools when petitions
signed by the residents of the school dis
trict are presented to Boards of Education.
Superintendent Graft said:
Tho details ot this work will be Uft to
Prof. Stedlnger. Ho will work them out
as he has tltno and Is able, to find out
the. proper method pt proceeding with
the. more extensive teaching of the Ger
The second semester began with an In
crease of attendance. School authorities
predict tC very decided Increase durlmr
the first two month of the tait half of
Manley Takes Up
New Duties at the
Robert Manley, newly elected commis
sioner ot the Omaha Commercial club.
took hi new post yesterday for tho
first time since Ills election a few weeks
ego. no spent hi time going over some
6t the routine of tho office work, and
looking ovor correspondence. Mr. Man
ley says he cannot announce any policy
at present as he Is not sufficiently fa
miliar with the work.
Destroyed by Fire
Bert Miner, 230G Davenport street. I
minus his automobile, which was stolen
from In front ot the German home on
South Thirteenth street Sunday night,
and which wo found yesterday near
Ralston practically destroyed by fire.
Ho hod tho machine Insured for SSOO. It
Is thought that while faking a Joy ride
the gasoline In tho tank "became Ignited
and tho thieve then abandoned the car.
First Month for
January, 1U, was tho warmest first
month ot the year since 1SS0, and with
that exception tho warmest since 1871.
tho mt an temperature for tho month be
ing 31 degrees abovo tero and 11 degrees
above the normal mean temperature for
tho month. In 1SS0 the averago tempera
ture for the month was 33 degrees above
Furthermore, this winter has been the
mildest since the winter of 1630 and 1891,
when the coldest day waa 8 degrees
abovo xcro during December and Janu
ary, a compared with a minimum ot 3
degree above zero which was recorded
this year In January.
During four year January has come
within a slnglo degree of being as warm
as in 1914. In 1S91, 1800 and 1006 and 1908,
an average of 30 degrees above xero was
recorded for that month.
A slight deficiency of precipitation oc
curred last month, .the total being 0.6
of an Inch a compared with an average
precipitation ot 0.65 of an inch. The av
erage velocity of tho wind waa also
higher than usual, being an averago of
9.9 miles an hour a compared with the
normal of 8.8 mile per hour.
The highest temperature recorded dur
lng the month occurred on. January 28,
when tho morcury reached 67 above zero,
and the lowest occurred on January 12,
when S degrees above zero was recorded.
Tije coldest day in January occurred In
1884, when tho mercury went to 32 do
grccs below zero. On the other hand, tho
Highest temperature in January occurred
in 189, when it mounted to 63 decrees
above zero. The last month has not been
a. record-breaker for hlch temiMm(n.
but the general average Is well abovo
the average of the last thirty-four years.
to Investigate the
Owners of Property
How many saloon In Omaha are oper
atca in buildings owned or controllod
Dy tne orowerica? Thla I what tho
Anti-oaioon leaguo want to know. The
supreme court of tho stato has held the
uioson law valid. It provides for tho
cancellation of licenses of thoso operat
lng saloons In buildings owned by or con
trolled by any brewery. Tho decision was
rendered In tho case of a Stanton saloon
keeper, A. L. Hauff, who 6pcratcd
fcaloon tn a building owned by the Storz
H. F. Carson, stato superintendent of
the Nebraska Anti-Saloon league, when
in Omaha Saturday night, said the league
wa very much interested in tho decision
and would make an Investigation as to
what saloon buildings In Omaha aro
owned by the breweries.
"Wo nro going to get the full text of
that declrlon." said Carson, "and then
we aro fcolng to do some investigating
on that oasis. I havo no doubt it will
bo round that a large per cent of tho
ealoon building in Omaha are owned
by tho brewery' companies."
Hundreds of now
and unlquo styles,
from tho simple
cards at a penny, to
the most elaborate,
Tuesday Sale of Waists
L 75c, 89c, $1.00 values at
Tucsdny wo will offer 2,000 pretty waists nt a price
which will "crowd the Basement Waist Section from the
minute the store opens.
These aro nil from recent purchases, and Include attractive,'
up-to-date styles In voiles, lawns, tissues, ratines, all-over embroid
eries, sateens and solsettes, and a variety of colored siyios.
Plain or fancy models, high or low neeksj long or short
sleeves. Every one previously worth 5c, 89c and $1aX);
"While 2,000 of them last, you may choose at, only 35c
Women's black and colored
petticoats of sateen and
other materials. Many look
.like silk, actually SI,
11.25 and 1.50 val
ue, special Tues
day, at ,,
A special lot of good checked
aprons with bibs ana pock-
. I 1,1. T.'..1I
018. uouau Willi iuyu.
sizes. DlUe and white
gingham. Ilegular 2Bo
39c Silk Handkerchiefs, Special at
Special lot of 100 dozen Ladlos' Silk Hand
kerchiefs, . in pretty fancy open-work effect; on
Bale Tuesday on main floor bargain square at,
45c, 50c and 65c Waistings at 25c
Excellent quality 32-lnch Imported madras walstlng and
shirting In attractive stripes. Regular 45c, 50c off
and GCc grades, on sale in the Basement, at, a yard OC
36, 42 and 45-lnch bleached
muslins for gownB, under
garments and pillow cases.
The very best fine and hoavy
grades, special Tues
day, a yard . . . .
7-4, 8-4 and 9-4 widths in
bleached sheeting. Dwlght,
Anchor and Fruit - of -the-loom.
Odd lengths accumu
lated during our Q
January sales, yd., A7C
Any Woman's Shoe
In the Basement
Formerly $2.50 and $3.00
Tuesday you may choose any pair of
women's wintor shoes in the Basement at a
great reduction from former prices. Hun
dreds of pairs, the season's best styles, and
a completoftrun of sizes. Patent,, dull calf
and vicl kid leathers, with kid or cloth tops,
also black velvets, brown or gray suedes.
Button or lace styles, high or low heels.
All were formerly $2.50 and J- ao
$3.00. Your choice Tuesday for J A sJO
jJicacneu snaKcr jc innncis una luncy outing -t
Tuesday at, a yard Ufc
Clean up of Gloves at 25c
Ocjda and ends of Women's and children's
gloves 300 pairs, including kid, silk and
chamois; numerous styles and makes; worth
50c, 75c and more. Choice, Tuesday, at, .23c
are Inclined to tho opinion that crowds
cannot be handled quite as rapidly as
with tho cars having- exits at both front
and rear. However, they aro not fully
decided upon this point.
DUNN COMPARES POLICE
HERE WITH0THER CITIES
As a partial answer' to alleged Ineffi
ciency on the part of the local depart
met) Chief Dunn compares tho annual
report ot tho police department of the
city of Taterson, N. J., to that of Omaha.
Paterton reports 147 officers as the total
of the department which guards that city
from crime and who patrol a territory
eight and one-third miles In area- Omaha
has a department which, Including all,
numbers but 130. Tho .territory covered
by the local force Includes twenty-four
square miles. Omaha notwithstanding
this Is larger than Pateraon by at least
10,000 souls and Is 'centrally located on
tho overland trail ot criminals.
"Increase the force in proportion to
the city's nesds and results correspond
ingly will be forthcoming' said the chief.
, Best for Sktn Disease.
Bucklcn'a Arnica Salve Is soothing,
healing and antiseptic: best, for burns.
sores. -Wounds, bruises, dies. ate. 25c All
SIDE DOOR CARS ARE
, Street railway officials say the pop
ularity of the new sldedoor cars Installed
on the Omaha-Council BlUffa line Is In
creasing. The exit and egress being on
the side ot the trailers, has entirely done
away with the crowding on the plat
forms that waa so objectionable with
the old cars and has reduced the possibili
ties ot accidents to a minimum, say tho
Whether or not the sldedoor cars will
ever be used on the Omaha lines Is a
problem that has not been determined by
the company officers. In the business
portion ot the city, where stops havo to
be made at every Intersection, tho officials
HELP CHURCH MEMBERSHIP
About 1E0 now members havo been ad
ded to various churches 1n Omaha
through the evangelical efforts of the"
students ot- tho Omaha Theological
seminary. Special meetings are still In
progress both, in Omaha and. Council
Bluffs. Thj;. campaign started .at the
flratjt.the.year.i. f ! .1 , .
Calls" for permanent "Vetucment" "on'
salaries of $1,200 and manse have bem
accepted recently by the threo following
members of the senior class: O. C. Car
den to Shelby, la.; Samson Cocks to
Adair, Ia.j and B. C. Balloy to Carson, Ia.
The Food Drink fur all Aces Others are Imitations
More "Bread and Butter" Questions. ,
G. N.BURKE DEAD FROM
Q. N. Burke, aged K5 years, 1018 Cass
street, was found Sunday in his room
near a gas heater dead' from asphyxia
tion. Burke was a roomer and not much
is known ot his relatives. Other roomers.
at the place declare that ha was financi
ally Independent and that he had con
siderable money out on .Interest. Coroner
Crosby has taken charge ot the body and
an Inquest will be held Tuesday afternoon.
The Diminishing Dollar
The Government is making
more dollars every year and
so are you and the dollars are
just as large as they ever were,
but they are actually smaller
in purchasing power than
ever before. The problem is
to make a dollar go as far as
m purchasing the a
necessities of life. For a dollar you can get one hundred
Shredded Wheat Biscuits
and that means a hundred wholesome, nourishing breakfasts. If you
add coffee milk and cream a deliciously nourishing Shredded Wheat
breakfast should not cost over five cents. Shredded Wheat Biscuit is
the whole wheat prepared in digestible form. It is ready-cooked and
ready-to-serve a boon to busy housekeepers with growing children.
Alway kott Uw Biscuit m mm to mUw crapiMM. Twe Sfekl
WsMftt KtcuiU with hot mitts r erm wtH weidy X th MMngy
Jtil far h&tf fifty's work. DaKcia-naty Kaurhhiiic whon miWmi m
MMiiMAkMi vnth ifjj jhfttat. asBfsssUatAss iuuauur. ajb ubUIbAI
rmm n.i wwws " srvi ''-'ssm WF9 WITm iWTWO WVw sss(jsjiassw
tmmmA rwrmmmi fruits. Try UmUJ Tmcwt, tho ShraJfril Whoat
wafer, for kuwhoMt wkh huHor, chow or meumahUU.
Mad only by The Shredded Wheat Company, Niagara Falls, N. Y.
Question Why do you sell "Glen dale"?
Answer Because It is a pure, vholesome product.
Because it is uniform and reliable in quality. Because
my customers like it and I like satisfied customers.
Q. How do you know it is pare and whole
some? A. The U S. Government inspects every bit of
it and certifies its purity. Armour and Company
guarantee its quality. They wouldn't dare do this
if the product didn't merit it.
Q. What do customers say of "Glendale"?
A. New users are surprised and delighted with
the flavor. Old users comment on its uniformity
always the same and always good. The saving on
their butter bills pleases all.
Q. Is there any advantage to you in sell
ing "Glendale" instead of butter?
A. Only this: "Glendale" is steadier in price.
Then there is never a "kick back" on quality.
That's steady, too. There's not enough really good
butter, to go around all seasons. ' Glendale" is
Q. How much can I save by using "Glen
dale"? A'. The price of Glendale averages at least one
third test than the market price of butter. Customers
have told me they save $5.00 a year on each person
in the famiiy.
Q. Howcan I prove what you have told me?
A. -Bay one pound of "Glendale" and try It
every way ou can think of.
brings these answers from every direction. There
fore the leading dealers in this community have
arranged with Armour and Company to have
4 Glendale" for you all he year 'round. They
will always have it fresh, pure and, wholesome.
Their names will appear in this paper Feb. 45th.
Tho Persistent and Judicious Use of Newspaper Adver-i
tising is the Boad to Business Success. t