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T&E BEE; OMAHA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 1914.
NEBRASKA ttOMEN AT MEET High BoariFenoe
Ordered to Stop a
Back Door Feud
Tuesday, Juno 16, 1914.
Delegation Hai Important Part on
FIVE EX-PRESIDENTS PRESENT
Mnnr ?VtrrnU Women ttCRlktrred
nt ChlrnRO Convention "Which.
Ik Attracting World
E ARB alt wearing silk hosiery now;l wonder how many people
TTT know that Rood Queen Bess ot Morrlo England was the first
W English woman to start this extravagance. Do you suppose
she washed them out herself each night so that sho would bo
certain that her maid was not borrowing them?
In the last Issue ot tho Yale Review, Frederick S. Dickson has written
an Interesting article on "High Prices and High Living," and he gives a
short history of the silk hose, which he considers one reason for tho high
cost of living. He writes aa follows:
"Queen Elizabeth was reputed to bo tho first English woman to wear
silk stockings, and eTen as late as 1890 this sort of hosiery was uncommon
In America Today ladles with modest Incomes, but shapely legs, Insist
upon wearing only silk hosiery, paying 12 or more n pair and buying
twenty-five or thirty pairs In a year. This silken covering for tho feet
and ankles Is the fostor-parent of tho spilt skirt, for who would conceal
what Is obviously meant to bo confided? Silk stockings may bo had today
as low In prlco as three pairs for a dollar, and whenever a woman Is not
wearlnc this kind she Is darning thbm. In 1720 a cotton handkerchief
cost 50 cents, In 1870 25 cents, and at the latter date a good quality ot
linen cost $1. Today more- linen handkerchiefs are sold for 25 cents than
at a higher price, and they aro to bo had, In puro linen, at two for a quar
ter. For a man to discuss the llngorlo that today woman adorns would bo
a Dresumptlon; but oven furtlvo glances In tho shop windows convince' tho
gaier that Its variety Is bewildering, Its boauty entrancing and Its cost
Dinner Party for Mr. Estabrook.
Mr. and Mr. W. 3. Connell ntrtalnl
At dinner lat evening at..tl)lr home tn
honor of Mrs. Henry I. EstaUfook of
New York, ltcd roses formed the center
piece for this table and tho gvesla werd:
rtentrM and Mrs. John C. Cowln.
Mr. ami Mr. Hnry V, atts.
Mrs. lUnry t). Kstabrook.
Mrs. Herman Kpmitre.
Mrs. Charles Sfiulre. ,
Mint Carrie Rummer of Washington,
Mr. .Robert Patrick.
At Happy Hollow.
Mrs. Henry Van Olegon entertained
today at tho oond of a srls of lunch
eons at Happy Holtow. Covera were
K. A. HenBon. Joseph Vote , (
W. h. Belby. Oeorse Updike,
NorrlS HroWn. Q. H. Payne,
n. C. Peters. Frank Bacon,
W. 8. Temfllttc-n, A. If. Currle.
a, W, Wlckersham, J. W. Hamilton,
vf J. Milter, H. n. Lemere.
Ada Alexander, Alice Alexander.
At the Field Club.
Mrs. deors Day entertained at lunch
eon at the Field ctub today, when she
had covers laid for twenty-four fcuests.
Mr. Arthur Mots entertained at a tea
Mdnday afternoon at the Field club In
htfior of her sister, Mrs. A. F. Weiss ot
flt. Louis. Eighteen guests were present
Seymour Lake Country -Club.
Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Donahue wilt enter
tain at dinner this evening at Seymour
Lake ctub. Their ituests will bei
Dr. and Mrs. T. J. Dwyer.
Mr. and Mrs, Charle DuRdate.
Mr. and Mrs. Leo Hoffman.
Wedntsdny evsnlpa at 8: JO o'clock ws
celebrated the marriage bt Miss Luclnda
C. Williams, eldest daughter of Mr. and
Mr. W. C. Williams, to Harry B. Gustaf
scn, fldest aon ot Mr. and Mrs. "SmU
Qustateon. at the home ot the bride's
parents, 4K nurdette .81.. Itev. O. M.
Iteve. of the Walnut Hill M. B. churoh,
officiating. Miss Viola Oustafsen, sister
ot'thi groom, acted as bridesmaid nd
Benjamin Williams, brother ot ;the bride,
served as best man. About seventy-five
RUtsts were present. Mr. and Mr, tlus
tafsort Wilt be at home to their friends
at ttOt niendo street, after July tint
The out-of-town guests were:
B. It. nehrends,
Brown will tour Germany with her gov
erness, and will then spend some time In
France with friends ot Miss Payne.
A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Edgar
IS. Hartwell, Friday, Mrs, H&rtwrll Was
formerly Miss Olga Yelton.
Cards have bcon received nnnbunclns
the marriage of Miss Kdlth Packard ot
Portland and Mr. Lester Thayer ot that
city, Wednesday, JUnc 10, at the First
Baptist church, The bride formerly lived
In Omaha and Is-a. Ulster of Mr. IOuls
W. Edwards and Mrs, It. L. H,ohlon.
Mr. and Mrs. Thayer will reside in
Portland, Ore. .
Aloha Club. r
Mrs. C. C. Crane entertained the Aloha
club at her home Monday afternoon.
High five was played and prises won by
Mesdames David Brown, J. W, DooivC.
C. Crane and Miss Clara Dahlen, The
club wilt ho entertained In two weeks by
Mrs, O. Fluhr.
The marriage of Miss Frances May
Himon, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. Bimdrt
of Council Bluffs, and Mr. Harry Bloeh
of Chicago, will bo celebrated at fl o'clock
this evening at the home of the bride.
For the Future.
Mrs. L. Bentfrow will entertain the
members of date City hive, No. 8, Lady
Maccabees, at a card party at her heme,
M04 Florence boulevard. Thursday after
noon. In and Out of the Bee Hive.
Babbt Loula J. Kopatd of Buffalo, N.
Y., arrived Monday, to spend a few
weeks with his parents Mr. and Mrs. J.
Mrs. F. J, Btch and daughter, Miss
Louise Blch, of Wllliamspert, Pa ar
rived. Saturday to spend the summer with
Dr. and Mrs. Charles O'Nell Blch.
Miss Evelyn McCaffrey leaves this
everting for a two months' trip In the
east. Bho wilt visit Miss Maud Gaynor
In New York and will spend seme Hlmo
In Washington, Boston and other cltlei.
Miss McCaffrey goes to attend the re
union of her clans, '12, Trinity college.
Ernest Lang, Wat-
B. H. Behrends.
Masters Carl Lang,
latertained at Garden Party.
Miss Helen Hansen entertained Satur
day eVenlna at Ittr home. 11 Oak street
Irt honor of the fifty-eighth birthday of
her fMher. Mr. Lorentt Hansen. The
tables were decorated wtlh pink and red
wis. Water colored place cards were
used. Those present were!
Mr. and Mi's. Hlelgaard.
Mr. Snd Mrs. N. Petersen.
Mr. and Mrs. H. Knudsen.
Mr end Mrs. P. Boren.
Sir. and Mrs. Brostrup.
Mr. and Mrs. O
Mr. and Mrs. C, Petersen.
Mr. and Mrs,
Dinner at the loyal.
Mrs. E. A. Leopoldt of Cleveland, who
will be matron of honor at the Nathan-
on-Itarrls wedding Wednesday evening,
entertained at dinner Monday evening at
the Howl Loyal for Mlas Irene Harris
and her fiance. Mr. Nathaniel Nathan-
utn at Toronto. Canada. Cevers were
Mr. and Mrs. Barney Harris.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry 8p!gle.
Mist Irene Harris.
Mies lna Nathanson. Minneapolis,
Mlas June Abrams.
Miss Lilian Babln.
Mr. Collie Nathanson, Mlnne
Mr. Sidney Lewis. Cleveland.
Mr Katnamei jainanson.
Mr. and Mr. Barney Harris entertained
at a family dinner Sunday, when covers
were placed for eleven guests.
Picnio at Elmwood.
The commerce staff ot the High Behoot
of Commerce held a plcnle supper at
Blmwood park Monday, The time was
enloyably spent by those present, who
Ho2el Chumbtey, '
Lorena M. Douglas,
Alice B. Hoskln,
LBHan A. Nelson.
Miss Dorothy Brown, daughter of Mrs.
Thomas Brown, who Is attending Miss
Payne's- school, Fulkstone, Kent. England
was entertained at a garden party by
the daughter of Canon Knollays of Polk
The TTTPiity-Yrnr Teat.
"Some twenty years ago I used Cham
berlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea
Remedy." wrllca deorge W. Brock, pub
lisher ot the Enterprise, Aberdeen, Md,
I discovered that It was a quick. andJ
saie cure lor aiarrnoea. uinco men no
on can sell me anything said to be 'Just
as good.' During all these years I havo
us6d It and recommended It many times,
and If has never disappointed anyone."
For sale by all druggists. Advertisement.
Got anything you'd like
the "Swapper Column."
to swap? Use
The Nebraska delegation to the General
Federation of Women's clube' convention
Is well represented On the program and
In the activities of the meeting. There
are sixty-five delegates from this state.
At the Civil Service Beform luncheon
and conference five ex-prceldents of the
Omaha Woman's club, Mrs. Ella V.
Peattie, writ-known authoress;. Mrs.
Frances Fonl, Mrs. Lillian B. HarforJ,
Mrs. Emma P. Cole, Mrs. Mary E. Hayes
and tho present president. Mrs. N. H.
Nelson were In attendance, Mrs. Peattle,
Mrs, Cole, Mrs. Nelson and Mrs. Irene
Charnberlln, formerly of Omaha, being
seated at the speaker's table.
Mrs. Harry U Kcefe ot Wathlll, re
cording secretary of the General Federa
tion, arid Mrs. Anna Morey were on tne
program at the art conference.
Mrs. N. B. Nelson wfts Invited by the
local conimlttee ot the Biennial board to
pour tea at tho reception to, be given at
tho Art Institute Thursday evening, the
courtesy being extended to Omaha by
the Illinois club women.
Through the hospitality of Mrs. A. O.
Peterson, Nebraska state president, a
parlor linn been placed at the disposal
ot the Nebraska delegation at the Audi
torium hotel. The Nebraska bndgts,
White ribbons, hnnd-embrOldercd In goll,
are also the gift ot Mrs. Peterson.
Among the Nebraska women registered
at the Auditorium hotel are Mrs. James
Romlne, Chadrort; Mrs. C. C. Lindsay,
Lincoln! Mrs. A. II. Brooks, Hastings;
Mrs. J. N. Paul, tt Pautt Mrs. Mix
Hostetter, Shclton: Mrs. W. II. Baynell,
Lincoln; Mrs. Lees, Lincoln: Mrs. 1:. B,
Penny, Fullerton, and Mesdames F. H.
Cole, C. W. Hayes, IC Edhotm, Jean
Johnston, L. Mr Lord, L. J. Henley, W.
C. Lambert and N. H. Nelsoh, alt ot
The kind ot backdoor feuds you read
about In books, but seldom see, was
ended tn police eourt when Joe Kaiser,
employed at CudAhy tin shop promised
to bultd a ten-foot board fence between
his own home at 2122 South Twctft street,
and that of John Dober, his next door
Mrs. Dober has Mrs. Katcer arrested
for disturbing the peace. Hero Is what
the testimony dexelopcd!
Mrs. Kalmri "Judge, I put my young1
one to bed white I washed his clothes,
and pretty soon she raised her curtain
and yelled to her boy, who was ptsylng
Irt the yard, I guess I'tt put you to bed
so I can wash your clothes.' I know she
wsjin't talking to me, but the remark
wss for my benefit."
Mrs. Dober; "Oh. Judge! Just listen to
thAt woman, will you? Ain't that awful.
I didn't say no such thing. She says to
me over the fence, my husband drinks
beer tod much"
Mr. Kaiser: "He does, too"
Mr. Dober; "Not so much as some
Mr. Kaiser; "You're a "
Judge Foster.' "A high board fence"
ChorUs: "We'll build one."
Dober as finally appointed official
high board fence builder.
INSURANCE MEN LOOK
AT SECURITIES HERE
National officers of the Penn Mutual
Life Insurance company are tn Omaha
looKing over city real estate held as
security for loans by tho company to
local people. They are President George
K. Johneon ot Philadelphia and Flnanclol
Agent B. G, Holt of Denver. In their
auto tour ot the city they were accom
panied by II. W, Binder, state loan agent
of the company, and C, 7,. Gould, general
WOMAN SUES FOR DIVORCE
AFTER ONE RECONCILIATION
A rather peculiar case Is pending before
Judge Bears In the district court. Anna
aivens has brought a suit for divorce
against .her husband John M. Glvlns, who
had last October filed a similar suit
against his, wife but hnd dropped It after
a reconciliation, After Glvens had filed
the suit he took the child to Hastings.
Mrs. Glvens promptly followed htm there
after the child and upon the meeting the
pair became reconciled. Now Mrs. Glvens
wants the divorce Asserting among other,
things that her husband "is of Jealous,
disposition and Often threatens to leave
the plaintiff without Intending to do so."
Harry O. Palmer represents Mr. Glvens
and Frank L. Weaver Mrs. Glvens.
GROCERS AND BUTCHERS
TO CLOSE THURSDAY
Omaha housewives must go .for one
week day without going to the grocery
and an ample supply ot food stuffs must
be secured on Wednesday, because on the
following dsy Omaha grocers and butchers
will close their stores and enjoy their an
nual picnic. All stores ot members ot
the associations will be closed nil day
Thursday and the grocers and butchers
and their families will enjoy the outing
at ttrug perk. An attractive program of
outdoor sports has been planned, the con
tests Including events for the women and
children As well as tho men.
Driven Btek HcnilarMie Array.
Agonizing Sick headache cured by us
Inio'Dr. King's New Life Pills regularly.
lWep liver and bqwels tn healthy condi
tion. Xc, All drugrlsts. Advertisement.
WILL TRAVEL 2,000
MILES IN THREE DAYS
A trip of over 2,009 miles In Just three
daye Is being taken by Warren W. Cllne,
office secretary of th Young Men's Chris
tian association. He left Omaha Monday
at midnight with a, party ot friends over
the Union Pacific. They will take In
Denver, go as far west as Salt Lake City,
and arrive tn Omaha again early Friday
' m mimi mmr
The Home of the
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Oar lee Cream la H
J: -2 Madt Freak Dally Wk
ml Alamito cnisAM. H
VftffjiJ EltY PRODUCTS.
jPELL DRUG GO. I
You Know tho Value H
I of Keeping Things Clean I
I OMAHA WINDOWSHADE
I GLEANING GO. I
I And Makers of Window Shades I
H Phone Harney 4S81. H
4010 SamUton Street. H
Do you know how much money
you can save at this sale?
$25,000 worth of Home Furnishings in Beaton
& Laier's Great Pre-Inventory Sale
HALF PRICE, ONE-THIRD OFF, ONE-QUARTER OFF
Offering YOU some of the rarest bargains it has
been your priyelige to buy in a long time. Our regu
lar prices are LOW- quality only is HIGH here with
a discount of 334 to 50 off you cannot afford to let
this opportunity .SLIP.
BEAUTIFUL SUMMER CRETONNES, 35c VALUES FOR Qn
Cretonne timo is hero tho stuffy, lieaYjr Winter hangings can be replaced JL7(
with cool, summer, artistic cretonnes, beautiful patterns in rose, blues and' yellows
Bpecially priced for tins great sale at 9c a yard.
LACE CURTAINS-HALF PRICE
One. and two pair lots no matter how f ino they all go at one-half former prices Here
ia a rare opportunity for the thrifty homo maker to save money.
Remnants of the Very Best Quality Scrims, A ia
Silks, Tapes teries each uCy lUCy 0C
BEATON & LAIER CO.
Send for Our
June Saie of Muslinwear
Prom tho standpoint of the economical nhopper,
this Is one of the most interesting ealoa of muslin
wear we hava ever hold. Assortments tro immense,
style correct -And c&refully selected, and qualities
are of unusual excellence. The following: aro three of
the most attarctlve groups:
Muslinwear Worth to 75c
Pretty nainsook slip-over gowns
walking length skirts, with embroidery
or lace trimmed flounce finely trimmed
drawers, corset covers and chemises.
Garments actually worth up tb 76c; on
saie at. i ...... .
Muslinwear Worth to $1.25
Empire and kimono gowns long
flklrt length chemises white petti
coats with rows of lace insertion
daintily trimmed drawers of excellent
fabrics. Garments worth up to $1.25
Muslinwear Worth to $2
Nainsook and soft cambric gowns
and chemises slipover gowns with
Kronoh embroidered y6kcs elabo
rately trimmed potticoats and draw
ers. Garments worth up to $2.00,
More Wonderful Offerings From Brandeis
Sale of Summer Wash Goods
Thousands of yards of fine summer wash fabrics at reductions of one-third to two-thirds usual values
-that ig what has brought such crowds ot careful shbppers to this sale during the past two days. If you
have not yet attended, you should do so Wednesday without fall, ,
White rico cloth, very desirable for
blouses and dresses, fruit 44 Inches wide.
Very special at, yard, 5c.
32-lnch white pique in wide welts for
skirts, dresses and children's wear. Fin
est 50o qualities at, yard, 28c.
Worth lo 50c Yard
' .45-inch wide ratine. Medium weight.
Extraordinary values In this sale at, a
Yard wide Irish dress linen in white
and assorted summer shades. 50c duality.
I at, yard, use.
1 fl pftnWM Suitings 34 inches wide. Natural color only. Splendid for outing suits and chil- f f
4VWdren's wear. Regular 15c qualities. Special in the basement Wednesday, yard 1UC
Three Special Groups at Large Savings
At 5c Yard
These yard wide percales are
mostly in light shirting styles,
with neat printings. Very good
10c grade, at, yard, 5c.
Pretty printed batistes in all
tho season's choicest printings. All
good colors. Regular 10c values
at this special sale price, yd., 5 Got
Dress ginghams and zephyrs in
lengths up to 10 yards. A splen
did grade, regularly worth ' 10c
and 12c a yard, flc.
36-lnch wide' unbleached sheet
ing. Standard qcallty, Extra
weight. Lengths up to 15 yards.
Very desirable quality; on sale
at 0c. , .
Two cases of novelty crepe suit
ings. They are in remnants up to
10 yards. An excellent quality
and many lengths match up,
1214 c values at ac.
At 9c Yard
Beautiful silk mixed dress tis
sues, also pretty printed voiles.
All the season's choicest colorings.
27 Inches wide. 15c and 19c val
ues, yard, Oc.
32-lnch shirting pongee. Highly
morcerised finish, AH the wanted
neat pin stripes and other popular
designs are here. Worth 15c a
yard; on sale at, yard, Oc.
350 pieces of standard seer
sucker In the ever popular regu
lation nurse stripes, small, med
ium and large checks, etc. 13 c
grade; on salo at, yard, Oc.
5,000 yards novelty woven suit
ings. Medium fend light weight.
All styles and colorings. The 16c
and 19c qualities! at, yard, 9c.
White dimity checkB and plaid
madras, nainsook, etc., in lengths
up, to 10 yards. Very desirable
for boyn' waists, pajamas and ath
letic underwear, 12 14 c value, OC
At 15c Yard
Yard wido linen finished suit
ing. Bookfold, Leno and other
grades. Good assortment of col
ors; also whlto. Tho regular 2 Be
quality, at 10c.
White dress voile. A sheer,
crisp quality so deslrable for sum
mer woar. 40 inches wide.
Lengths up to 15 yards. Regular
values, 19c and 25c, Special, 15C.
Beautiful printed voiles lu
dainty, neat printings ind color
ings. Bookfold, 19c values regu
larly, 'choice Wednesday, yd., 18c.
English shirting madras. A
splendid weight in the most de
sirable stripes and figured de
signs. Yard wide. Values In, this
lot are up to 25c, yard,.ioc.
French zephyr ginghams in tho
newest 1914 styles. Pretty plaids,
and checks. All good, fast colors.
33 Inches wido. Actual 25c goods,
Mid-Summer Display and Sale of Footwear
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Brandeis
. Th?e Ib a two- fold object in this special four-day sale on the main floor; first, to clear out all small
and ineiMplet lots; and second, to demonstrate the completeness of our stocks and the excellence of our
stylos and qualities. You will find the offerings well worth your attention.
Smart $5 Colonial Pumps, $2.88 Pair
As q Hpecial attraction 'Wednesday we offer a large lot
of fino colonial pufnps at a much reduced price. .Tnese
Have tongue and covered buckle, and black,
gray or bonze silk brocade backs. New Span
ish he6ls. Hand-turned and welt soles, Our
regular $5 pumps, on sale at
Women's $3.50 Dress Oxfords, Special (3
The season's best styles in oxfords of patent and
dull leathers. High grade materials throughout. All
sites are in the lot, Oxfords that usually sell up to
$3.50, in this sale for ,
v m an
Girls' Pumps ia
and Slippers, ,viti7
Made of patent leather,
tan calf and velvet, with
broad toes. Splendid for
service. Regularly worth to
$2.60, at $1.40.
Odd ?nd Ends of Children's Slippers
All clever little styles in sizes 6 to 8 only.
Made of dull leather, tan calf and
black velvet, and regularly worth
to $2 a pair. Special in this sale
at r. .
Children's Ankle QO
Strap Slippers... OC
Good styles in patent,
dull leather or black yelvet.
Sizes 2 to 5 only. Take
your choice while they laot,
Sale of Women's White Canvas Pumps and Oxfords at
Odds and ends, but in good styles. Nearly all sizes. "Worth to $2.50, choice.
Every child wants a
Cool and comfor.ts.ble for
mer. All sizes to 8,
Made ct popular white canvas,
alto dressy gun metal and patent
leather. Sites 2 to 5, at 91.23.
8ites 8 to 8, at $1.40.
Tennis Shoes for Men
Made of first quality canvas with
wnite runner Boles. Fit better, than
the ordinary. All
Clearance of Men's Oxfords for
Broken tines of men's oxfords, also
sample pairs, etc. Tans and black, AH
new this season's styles. Formerly worth
up to 6. Specially priced In this sale for.
'Trustworthy" Oxfords for Men
All the now style lasts, and made ot
solid leather from heel to toe. Of de
pendable quality throughout, and! fash
ioned over perfect fitting lasts. All sizes, at
$950 f Cool, Ventilated Oxfords for Men and Boys
I Made of soft willow calfskin leather,
summer wear. All sizes, priced at $2.50.
They are the coolest -and most comfortable for
Men's Oanvas Oxfords
in flat English lasts. tf) rf
All stk4, at J)OU
of Turkish toweling for
men and women, at
imported from Austria, aq
Light and cool, at VOC
These ads will start you on the road to wealth
too. At the close of.school June a Miss