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THE BEE: OMAHA, TTrTBSDAY, VEBRl'ARV 1!, 1014,
Harle-Haas Drug Company Men at Their Annual Banquet
Clevnp now colon
lai pumps for wo
men, Fatent lcrn
ther with satin
Quarters and Gaby
llallot RllppofB lor
women. Made ot
soft black ktdskln,
whlto kldsklu or
black nntlnj at--S1.G5
BRIEF CITY NEWS
Have Xoot Print It Now Beacon Press.
Xiife Inn.? Ye. Venn Mntual. aoull.
Electric SupplUs Burfress-Qranden Co.
riflemy Storage fe Tan Co. D. 1618.
Income tax blanks and assistance with
them Is offered by the Peters Trust com
pany, 1623 Farnam street, without obllga
lion or charge
Stat Bank of Oman per cent paid
on tlmo deposits; 8 per' cent paid on sav
ings accounts. All deposits In this bank
nro protected 'by the depositors' guaran
too' fund of the state of Nebraska,
Tuts Out' Flro Himself Nathan
Vlngold, 'who conducts a tailor shop at
109 North Fortieth street, put out a fire
In his establishment, which started from
an overheated stove. The damage was
estimated at $25,
Immigration Bill is Topic Mem
bers of tho several Jewish societies will
meet Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock to
discuss tho pending Burnett Immigration
bill. The meeting will be at the city
hall 'In the council chamber.
Parish Social Saturday Tho regu
lar parish school 'of Trinity Cathedral
will bo held this week, Saturday, Instead
of Thursday. . All ' the young people of
the parish aro Invited to be present,
Dancing will begin at 8 o'clock promptly.
To Oontrol Dancers '-Policewoman
Kathcrlno Drummy Tins "been detailed to
impprcas dancing In halls complained of
by some of the. Canelng masters, who
tay they cannot' control tho "bunnyhug"
AVilson's Autompbllo Stolen A. lit
tle six Studcbakoc belonging to E. It, ,
Wilson, local representative of the Stude
bakers, was taken by some thief or joy
rider from In front of tho Brandels "thea
ter while 'Wilson was watching the desert
storm of the "Garden of Allah."
Two Inquests Held Inquests over
the bodies of Mrs. Hattle Southern, 206
outh, oventh street, who took carbolic
acid, and Mrs. Stella Robinson, "colored,
J413mCjass strectv whojvasshoj by her
husband' MbVdanlghTeTa"lteu"' in a
verdict of suicide for; the former and
mufeftr tor tliji la'tte'l- caaoi " It was recom
mended that Win. N. '.Robinson be held
for;.the, grand.' jury. -
Xew Electric Sign "Burgess-Nosh
Co., Everybody's Store," Is 'the' legend
that wilt be flashed by hundreds' of lights
on the giant electric sln over the Myers
nillon store, is soon as wiring Is com
pleted. The. new department store has
: At Home
Old Sea Captain Cnzd Himself ty
Simple Means Within Keaon
of All Sufferers.
His Eemedy and Big. Intersetlng Book Bant
Free to All Sufferers,
If Captain Colllngs could cure hlra
celf of a double rupture that kept him
bed-ridden for years, by a simple
means of hla own Invention, why .can
not you aohieve the same blessed re
sult by doing as he dldT Tou can't be
much,- lt..any, worse oft than this old
seafarer was, for no truss could hold
his rupture. Doctors told him he must
Tie operated upon or die. Yetjie cured
himself abs61utely and his big, tree
book tells how.
leased the spaco for a long period, nnd
the work of Installing the sign Is near
lug completion. It will be the largest
electrlo sign in the city.
1. Clem Doavcr is Improved. D.
Clem Dcavcr, head of the Burlington
land department, who has been confined
to his home several weeks on account
of Illness, Is said to be slightly Improved
and Is now able to be out of bed a
portion of tho time. It Is, said that with
the return of warm weather, Mr. Deavcr
stands a good chance of being able to get
out and again attend to his duties.
FRASER CLDBDINHER GUEST
Sovereign Commander of W. 0. W.
Asks Aid of Omahans.
BUSINESS MEN GIVE RESPONSE
Woodcraft for; Onmhnj Omaha for
Woodcraft, Suggested Slo
san lt Speech of Chairman
Texas Woodmen of the World, living In
a stato' that has furnished nearly 200,000
members to that organization, cannot un
derstand' why in Omaha, which Is h'ead-
n i . ... r . i. j I. TT7n -l .1
thp organlratlon has a mere handful of!0"" Americans aro said to bo the
members, according to Sovereign Com
mander' W. A. Fraser. This statement he
made last night at the banquet given by
tho Commercial club In Ills honor at the
club rooms. He said when he left Texas
to come to Omaha to tako his new posi
tion here, he was told to "go, there and
'waken those dead ones." '
"And so," said the guest of honor, "I'm
going to raise the Rip Van Winkles in
'Omaha, or as Bradshaw says, Tou "or I
will leave town.' And I want to say
that I'm here to stay. So it's your move."
Mr. Fraser pointed out that the Wood
men of tho World with headquarters In
.Omaha keeps an average balance of
31,000,000 In seven banks In the. city; em
Ploys 400 people there, and. has a pay roll
:thatia not: inconsiderable.- He said that
Chicago Woodmen had promised him that
If he would move tho headquarters to
Chicago 'they wouid "give' him a larger
membership out of Chicago and suburbs
alone 'than tho organization now has In
tho United States.
About 200 attended the banquet given in
honor of Mr. Fraser and tho other resi
dent officers of the Woodmen of the
World. Howard II. Baldrlgo as toast
master made some witty remarks In the
introduction of the speakers and paid a
nice tribute to the honored guest, Mayor
J. C. Dahlman spoke of his appreciation
and the appreciation the city has ot the
Woodmen of the World.
John T. Yates, sovereign cleric ot the
organization, followed tho mayor with
some remarks in behalf of the Woodmen.
W( S. Wright for the Commercial club
reviewed the work of the Woodmen for
twenty years and hoped their success In
j the next, twenty would be as great as
had been that of the last twenty.
D. E, Bradshaw, sovereign watchman
of the Woodmen, tald tho city should be
proud to have tho headquarters of so
great an order ; here, and assured the
Omahans that now, that they have a
Scotchman at tho head of the order here,
they will either have to join or leave
What Ittnr Thinks.
Charles E. Black, (Icing, Ak-Sar-Ben
XIX), reviewed the great work of Ak-Sar-Ben
for the building up of Omaha,
and declared that Ak-Sar-Ben and tho
Woodmen of the World are tho two great
est organizations In the city.
J. E. Fitzgerald, chairman of the sov
ereign managers of the Woodmen or the
World, spoke of tho composite blood from
all eastern states that has gone to mako
up the citizenship of Nebraska, and said
even so was the membership of the Wood
men of the World made up of some ot
the best stock of the country. "And with
headquarters at Omaha," he said, "wood
craft stands for Omaha, and Omaha
should stand tor woodcraft' d
HUGE OPIUMJIUNT STAGED
Police and Federal Officers Itako
Old Tenderloin for Stuff.
PART OF A NATION-WIDE PROBE
Omnha llclteveil to be Out! ot Conn
try's Ilia- Distribution Points
for tho Smiiirjrlcd
Directed by a special representative' of
tho United. States customs' office police
and ' federal officials searched tho old
tenderloin district last night for contra
band opium believed to bo' in tho hands
of distributing agents here.
Tho officers visited the Chinese store,
restaurants and homes along Ninth and
Tenth streets and Capitol nvenuo. When
they 'flushed these, tho police sought out
negroes known to use tho drug. Tho
raid netted a pound of confiscated gum
opium, worth, perhaps, ftO.
Tho government officers have Informa
tion that raw opium, brought from the
orient Into Canada nnd Mexico and
smuggled .into this country, is forwarded
to several largo cities for distribution.
Omaha, tho officers sny, Is ono of the
largest distributing points, and two
agents of the smugglers for this locality.
These two, whoso Identity, tho officers
Bay, is unknown to them, receive the
drug nnd then carry It In person to re
sponsible Chinese merchants, who dis
tribute It to tho "retailers."
Tho two are' now being sought by tho
federal authorities. It Is said that no
lng crowd of shoppers, eager to catch a
close-rungo gllmpso ot tho picturesque
tribesmen in their native turbans, capes,
bnro legs and soft slippers.
The twenty visiting nomads wore
grouped in the center ot the big depart
ment, sitting on a pllo of handsomo Im
ported rugs that lhado an approprlato
setting for them. Baleen Ayoob, tho hw
terprotcr, helped tho shoppers ask ques.
tlons of his brother tribesmen, who do
not speak English. Shlek Hah-Med was
a center of attraction, but Rakaya El
llussan, who has four wives back In
Arabia and yet wants to find an American
girl to Join lils harem, received the moat
attention. Ho hrid tho Interpreter propose
for hlnl to every woman who camo nfcar,
but none jumped at tho chance.
For Ini1lj?rtlon unit IHlllonsiieBM
use Dr. King's Now Life Pills; rid tho
stomach and bowels of all Impurities
and tone up tho system, ttc. All drug
READING ONE OF GREATEST
AIDS TOWARD SUCCESS
"Iteodlng In ono of the greatest aids
to success." said Miss Edith Tobltt, the
public librarian, beforo tho students of
Kcllom night school last evening. Sho
spoke on "Reading Toward Success,'' it
the recently lnauguaratcd series of "Suo
ccss" talks being modo to the students by
representative members ot the com
"Supplement your knowledge of men
and things by reading," she told tho at
tentive pupils. "Your apeolal line ot
work will bo improved by knowledge
gained from general reading."
"Never wait till you havo time to
read," sho advised, "or you will novor
ARAB PROPOSES IN VAIN
TO MANY WOMEN SHOPPERS
Throngs of people visited the Brandels
stores' rug department yesterday after
noon to see tho Garden of Allah Arabs,
who held a reception thero in connection
with a special salo of oriental rugs. For
two hours there was a constantly chang-
win spcaK next 'l'useaay evening on
"Health ns an Ala to Success."
longer than) two weeks ago an enormous
supply of uncooked opium was brought read at all. Read In between times.
Into Nebraska by them. When thoy while shaving or waiting for a meal to
were hero, officers learned that they Ibo served, and at other' odd moments."
stopped nt a downtown hotel and lived J. Trultt Maxwell, physical director of,
in regal style. Both are Inveterate users ilia young Men's Christian association,
ot tho stuff, but managed to conceal
their habit from tho hotel management.
Cadet Taylor, local surveyor of cus
toms', says that tho Investigation hero Is
a I part of a nation-wide probe being con
ducted by tho government, which is de
termined to break up the opium ling. A
lay which recently went Into effect pro
vides a flno of $5,000 KJ1a tlva years' im
prisonment, not only for selling, but
Bmoklng also, has given customs officers
A week ago pollco oflcers raided an
opium den on North Eleventh street and
found a brother and sinter In .tho bunks
In a stupor from the effects of the stuff.
Two Chinamen keepers of tho place,
paid small fines In pollco court noxt morn
ing and departed. 'This raid, govern
ment officers say, interfered with the
Investigation being made by the federal
authorities without the knowledgo ot the
police. When it was made, all tho
other places whero the stuff Is sold Im
mediately became moro cautious than
ever. Had It not been for thin tho raids
last night would have been startllngly
effective. It Is declared.
Remorse always ''gets
you" when you have
been negjectful of the
Stomach, Liver and
Bowels and havo al
lowed a spell of Bilious
ness" or Indigestion to
develop but do of good
, cheor,andtiy.a bottle of
It will help you back to
health. Start today.
If you suffer from Rheumatism or
Lumbago, rub the aching parts with
Omega OIL then soak a piece of flan
nel with the Oil, lay it on the place
that hurts and cover with dry flanneL
This simple treatment has brought
nights of peaceful rest to people who
have suffered agonies. Trial bottle ice.
topllgbts! I can
1 Whv nhntllfl
throush life wit'
fit n rtintnrAf Vh
embarrassed by awkward, uncomfort
able and Ineffective trusses that are
only maKesniris at tne orna niiy uo
denied so many of the pleasures and
you continue to . go
the awful handicap
do annoyed ana
Joys of life because the slightest vio
lent exertion may cause the truss ti
slip and the rupture to displace?
Do not put up with these things. Get
Captain Colllngs absorbingly interest,
lng book and. Tils free remedy that Is
o generously offered to those who suf
fer as he did for so long. Costa yon
not a penny places you under no oi
llgation whatever. Just clip and mall
the coupon below and receive boorc
and remedy free of all charge and pro
paid. po not put off sending It Every day
you delay is a aay or increased ana-
GARS0N SCORES HOOSEVELT
BEFORE ECONOMIC LEAGUE!
Only a small crowd heard the address
of H. F. ' Carson of the Anti-Saloon
leegue before thp "Economic league last
night. He criticised Colonel Roosevelt
severely for his theory of Increasing tho
population, and then displaying so little
Interest In 'their welfare after they were
brought into- the world. , He also ar
raigned 'the-progreeslvrs for- their silence
on the liquor question.
Mr. Carson contended that, per million
invested, there were fewer men em
ployed In the liquor industry than any
other line of buKlnexs. He stated that
In Nebraska, while the brewery invest
ment totaled more than $3,000,000, there
were but A3? men employed by those
fort and happiness lost.
phed nnpTnnn book and
Cant. W. A. Colllngs (Inc.),
Box 333 , Watertown, N. T.
Tlease send me your FRE13 Tlup
ture Remedy and Book without an
obligation oq my part whatever.
Safe for Babies, Effective
That's Foley's Honey and Tar Com
pound. It has the confidence of your
druggtst, who knows It will give you
satUfactlon, W. W. Nessmlth. States
Luiu, ua., o'- 'I Huvu u.eU boivy a
lunvy ut'.U ifci Compound In my family
mid iiuiu uiJ it in my more unu It navur
Ian to curt;. ' anu uuu x'urtfuson, 3D
I'lne SI, Greuz. Uay, Wis.: "I had a bad
cough that kept me uwuko nights and
two small bottles of Foley's Honey and
Tar cured me." For sal by all dealer
To the Mediterranean
FEBRUARY 21 MARCH 7
CANOPIC MARCH 14
WHITE STAR LINE
S. E. Corner Madison and X Rail'
fits. Chicago, or Local Agents.
HARRY 0. SHIELDS,
Local Agent for All Steamship
Lines and European Tour
Sll 9. 14th Street, Omaha, Neb.
Phono Douglas 353,
Panama Canal. South America
Newest Cruising Steamer
Easter Cruise April 4
Much Interest is Manifest in the
Showing of New Suits & Dresses
by mnny novel
nnJ - li-
ldcns In cut nnd drapo that render thorn
I'uiuvuiHriy pieasmg nnu nssuro much
popularity for them this scaaon. Tho suits
shown horo, oven nt this earlv date, nro
absolutely authontlo In stylo. Thoy typiry
tho vory beat developments of spring stylo
In tho oaatorn fashion centers. Sovornl
doxon models ready, at.... $15 to 375
THE DRESSES iH
selection of dresses for nftornoon, even
ing nnd party woar for women and
mlssort Stylos that ftro now In every
feature, nnd decidedly pleasing. Thoy
are ot taffeta, messallno, crepe do chine,
cropo meteor, chiffons and poplins, and
are prlcod from $13.75. 815. 817.50.
810. 822.50. 825. 835 i to 875
Final Clearance of Women's Winter Suits
What remains of our wlntor stockB of suits will bo disposed of
Thursday at an lnslgnlflcnnt prjco far below cost of making.
This gives you cholco of sovoral scores ot stylish buUh that will
bo woarablo for months to come, and good for noxt fall. Plain
tailored or fancy trimmed stylos, In various wenvos. Vnlucn up
to 30 Included, nt. .
Two Great Bargain Lots of Women Coats
Women's nnd SUbbos' CoaU, In throo-
rjuarter nnd full longth stylos, In heavy
cnoviois ana iancy mixtures,
piain or iancy draped stylos;
worth to 712.50, on salo at,
Women's nnd MIssos Couts, In chovlots,-
cnlncnlllaB, plush, uouclo and fancy mix
tures, in turoc-qunrior anu fun
length styles; nil steos, worth
up to $ 17.no, on salo nt. . .
Thursday Sale of Silk AQ
A big special selection of pretty waists
to be offered at a bargain price lhurs
day. Numerous dainty styles of fine
raessalines, China silks and laces. Some
quite plain, others trimmed in fancy laces. Light
and dark shades. All sizes Waists worth up to $3
included, at 08c.
Dress Goods ,
36 and MO-lnch serges, granite
suitings, dlARonals and whipcords.
In an extensive ran bo of new col
orings. Worth 60o nnd 6o roRU.
lorly. Special Thursday, main
2tf.n... 35o B,ui 49o
New Spring Silks
27-lnch silk nuttings, conslstlnc
of check and Rtrlpo taffetas and
messallnes,, Jacqunfd and overshot
effects, in n wide range uf pat
terns and splendid colorings.
"Worth Jl yard. Hpecial 7 On
Thursday at. U
45c Linen Suit
ing at ..... .
Yarn dyod, light weight, Ilanilo
linen, so very popular for uprlnir
dresses. Hhawn in natural, blur,,
pink, old rose, butter and
white, 30 Jnchea wld. Worth 45o
yard. On kiUo on main 9 (In
floor bargain square, at,,.
Wash Goods at 15c
Thousand of yard of Uiosn beau
tiful crepes chiffon and crepen
etoile. In rosebud, Htripcx, floral
and Dresden patterns, 24 and 30
Indies wide. Hpecial 5C
Factory Clearance Sale of Shoes
Breaks All Selling Records
The hundrcdB of peoplo who took lulvantago of this great sale Wednesday
were enthusiastic In their comments upon the extraordinary values thoy 'secured.
And there are thousands of pairs of these shoes remaining for peoplo who como
They aro tho mirplus stocks of great eastern shoo factories, purchased at the
end of tlie season at aboutr cost of muklng, and represent tho best values we v
offered In several years
AVomcn'H Itcgulnr 93.00 Sliocs for $1.00.
Women's $3.00 Hatin Slippers nt $1.25.
Woinon'K $3.00 l'ntcnt Pumps for $1.2S.
Mqn'a Hcffular $3.00 Siloes for $1.0.1.
Men's 4.00 l)rctm HIiocn, Priced lit $2.10.
Hoys' ltogular $2.50 Shoes, pair nt $1.25
Fes rm Land
IS THKRH anything In tho world that lookn
moro contented than a good cow In a
Yei, there is ono thing that looka moro
contented, and that ia a good farmer la a.
good field of wheat or corn. For ho has the
human Intelligence to appreciate tho great
harvests that the earth can yield.
People are learning their lessons thoso
days. People who have starved in the city,
on inenger, unwliolesouip food, Peoplo who
havo starved their minds with meager, un
wholesome Uvea are learning the leason that
only tho earth can teach. In every big city,
overy Sunday, thousands upon thousands of
them swarm out through the railroads and
the trolley lines to bo mo little suburban
woods, or some nearby farm heavy with tho
burdon of Its yellow harvest.
Perhaps you have not yet caught the spirit
of tula movement toward tho land. Perhaps
you aro already too near to it to appreciate
how good It Is.
Hut Just remember this, the thing which
nil tbeso other peoplo nilsnod. is tho thing
which you aro going to miss Horflo day. Tho
longing which they now havo Is the longing
which you aro going to hnvo before you die.
And the sooner you got that longing and
the sooner you satisfy it the better for you.
A little land is the thing you need most in
Turn to the Farm Lands advertising In
the Want Ads of this paper. Do it now. See
how easy it la to own a bit of land, especially
with the easy payment that are usually of
fered to you, Answer some of these ads, and
mention The Doe, please, oach tirao you do
for that will be a help to us as well as to you.
1 1 fyruQibiiiiaidte
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16 Dzsy s $ 145. and Up
White Star Line
8. S. Corner Vadlson and La Ball Bts