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dress trill be changed aa often as requested.
For safety first In war news read The Bee,
Bee 4traa five reliable -up-to-the-minute
war sews.
The United States Neutral.
The neutrality proclamation Issued by Pres
ident Wilson officially recognizes the state of
war between the leading European nations and
warns all that we are not to take sides In the
To maintain strict neutrality Is obviously
the duty of this country. Having do entangling
alliances with any of the belligerents, and no
desire to be drawn Into the vortex, no effort
"should be spared to observe neutrality, and to
perform all the duties imposed upon a non
combatant country to exact observance of neu
tral rights by those at war with one another.
Fortunately, our dints tire from the original seat
of disturbance should greatly facilitate us In
such a policy, for we are not likely to come Into
direct contact except on. the high seas.
The maintenance of strict neutrality on the
part of the United States cannot, however, gov
ern the sympathies of our people. With our
population made up almost wholly of former
subjects of the different European countries, or
descendants of their former subjects, their sym
pathies are bound to be divided. The peculiar
combinations which this war presents must con
fuse those sympathies still further, as, for ex
ample, where friends of Britain entertain an
abhorrence Of Russia, or where admirers of the
German emperor have no patience with the
fierce Balkan bands.
It Is natural and Inevitable that Americans
will have a lively Interest in the fortunes ot the
war, regardless of our neutrality, and will sit
In stern Judgment upon the conduct of the bat
tling races and the prowess of their military
These are the days when the "doubtful
Voter" begins to get chesty.
What a dull, prosaic thing a repetition of
the Caillaux trial would be.
Russia Is coming, no doubt, but with char
acteristic Russian deliberation.
Europe continues to buy our American
wheat Oh, how could It keep from it?
Mexico Is making baste slowly In fact, de
spite all 'lts mad rush, la In no hurry at all.
If you would live long and happy, avoid a
conversation on the war with the telegraph
editor. " .
The United States will maintain neutrality.
That's so! We were neutral in the Mexican
war, too. ...
Twenty, miles of, British war ships Is enough
to send the cold chills up the back of the brav-'
est enemy. , ' v ;
' After .this war Europe may look as it some
great map-changing finder ot rivers of doubt,
had struck It. ' '
What chance has a poor American tourist
to get out ot Europe when they commandeer
bis automobile and stop the trains?
But In the United Statea Germans, Britons,
French, Slavs, Russians and Austrtans are all
Just plain, everday peaceful Americans.
Up to the hour of going to' press .Mr. T.
Withdrawal Blackburn was . still hesitating
about withdrawing the withdrawal of his with
drawal. '
No doubt some well known bribe peddlers
axe saying to themselves, "It's an ill wind that
blows nobody good." But the excitement may
pass sooner than they hope.
, It Is officially announced that there Is plenty
of money available to move the crops. Yes, and
the Nebraska farmer wants It known that he has
plenty of crops In sight to move the money.
. ' If he wereonly sure of being able to hang
ra to all those naturalisation fees. District Court
cjerk Robert Bra 1th "might be Just aa much of a
ihypocr!te as a peace advocate as he is as a re
former., , ' . : y... . '
't s. tttthtt
j "Omaha taxpayers afe paying about $30 a
rfiy for -the time which the three high-salaried
Tf&tsr' hoard: employes, are putting In chasing
votes. s But,' of course,1 there are no politics In
the Water.board! '
' Bearing in mlud this, that all ot these war-
mad roonarchs claim to rule by Divine right, one
gets the full force of the . folly of a war that
drives men of peaceful pursuits and purposes
sway from their life's work and into the bloody
business' of killing each other. ' ,
' William eegelk. of tbs well known firm of romy
A Sasalka, celebrated his forty-aecond. tirthday alone;
with a number, of Invited friends at his realriene on
tkjuth Tenth street. Among those present were Ju.le
ant Mr. Beneke. Mr. and' Mrs. Ooortte erhmldt..Mr.
and Mra. Ueorge Pomy, Mr. and Mrs. John Q. Brandt.
Kl MAurer, Carl Kodtnan of New York. Mr. and Mra.
Prad Btubaodorf and Mr. Htubendorf's mother, ho
arrived Iaat week from Ourmaity.
A. U Btraa Co. t thla lty baa aeoured the
jontract tu construct the water work at Lincoln.
i ne Eunraj pi mv. v tiimm MdaJMlllsh. aa
larseir attended, the aer vices being pjuttlpatd In
by Rev, CUW. a.vlUe, Her. W. J. llaraha. Rev. O.
T. Croaaroaa and ftev. J. B. tile wort. The pallbearera
were O. H. Jlallou, O. Y. Pavta. Levi Kennedy, P. U
Partite, Howard Kennedy and W. J. Weithans.
Marshal Cumin i Is wrathy over the Council or
dering a one-horse patrol wason. He aaya It will be
ot as uae, nd will only go out on a atde bill and set
auck la the mod, sad that twu-huree wasoa Is needed
tdly. k
Mr. ftaratMl Shears. JaJtdlord of the Millard. r
turned with his wife from a three weeks' trip east.
Prof. Harry Irvine, leader of the MuaKal Union
trrheetra. Is-uite 111. ' .
Mies Jennie McTabe of llaetlnga la vleitlng her
S.urs i this city. Mm IslaJiue and Untie Mdabi
America'i Offer of Mediation.
While too much to expect that war-mad Eu
rope will at once leave off the passion for fight
log, President Wilson's proffered mediation is
nevertheless consistent with both our national
peace professions and our obligations under
The Hague tribunal. Its eventual acceptance
is n,o doubt within the probabilities, but not
until the warring nations have sufficiently felt
the force of one another's steel to be willing to
heed their own better judgment.
Failure on the part of . President Wilson to
have acted would have subjected our govern
ment to criticism, though with no prospect of
immediate response.' Bo long as The Hague
treaty both permits and requires us as a
stranger to the dispute to offer mediation, there
was nothing else for us to do and uphold our
reputation as a peace-loving nation.
Ii This What We Want?
Oue ot the constitutional amendments sub
mitted by the last Nebraska legislature for
popular ratification proposes to change our sys
tem of unanimous Jury verdicts, and to substi
tute verdicts by a five-sixth vote.
This change is urged as a matter ot judicial
reform to do away with the single obstinate
juror holding out against his fellows, either de
feating Justice pr forcing a new trial. Verdicts
by less than the full number of twelve Jurors,
it is pointed out, have been provided for in Mis
souri, Kentucky, Idaho, South Dakota, Wyoming
and Washington, and Nebraska la asked to fol
low the lead of these six state
Careful investigation discloses, however, that
the form of our proposed amendment carries
the five-sixths jury verdict, not only for civil
eases, but also for criminal cases where the of
fense is lefs than a felony. In this feature
only one state, Idaho, baa taken this departure
of withholding from any criminal on final trial
the presumption of innocence until adjudged
guilty by the unanimous finding ot a jury of
bis peers. In all the other states which per
mit verdicts In criminal cases without unanimity,
or by a jury of less than twelve, there Is a re
striction to courts not ot record, and presum
ably subject to appeal to courts of record. In
Nebraska conviction for offenses less than fel
onies may entail imprisonment in a county jail
up to one year, and the statutes are full ot mis
demeanor penalties for all sorts of minor law
violation, which would be afteoted by the pro
posed change.
While The Bee la not hore arguing the points
at Issue, It believes the people of Nebraska
should know what the -amendment contemplate
and ask themselves the question whether this li
what they want. The subject is of all the more
present Importance because the amendment Is
to be on the primary ballot, and! to be counted
in by the fiction of straight party votes it It has
-a majority vote of the votes cast on It In the
'' Let Aliens Here Become Citizeni.
The bill Introduced in the house excluding
re-admission into the United States of all aliens
who leave to engage in the European war may,
if enacted into law, have the desired effect of
discouraging foreigners in the future continuing
in this country without becoming cttliens. Pro
longed allenshtp ahouid bear its penalttea be
cause It is both unjuat to the United States as
well as to the native country. It tends to Intro
duce here exclusive doniestlo problems of the
fatherland and thereby complicate relations be
tween otherwise friendly nations. One of the
most serious objections of the anti-immigration-lsts'
would be removed, or greatly modified, by
such" legislation. The foreigner who cornea her
simply to gain some temporsry advantage for
himself, or escape the obligations of hla cltlsen
ship abroad, while enjoying the blessings ot our
free institutions aud yet giving nothing in re
turn. Is not the one to whom the wholesome
American welcome is extended. la such crises
as the present, with all Europe at war, the ad
ditional advantages ot American citizenship
should .be .very apparent and. potent..
Suppose one tf the officers of the Herman
array were caught with the goods trying to help
Russia, what do you think would happen to
him? But that Is exactly the offense National
Committeeman Howell perpetrated when, after
accepting an- officer's commission carrying re
sponsibility in the management ot the campaign
for the republican standard-bearer, be then
treacherously put tn his time and money to de
feat the ticket to which he had pledged hla faith,
and which he was In honor bound to support.
If "war Is hell," the devil and bis Imps must
be mighty bu,v.
Brtea owtrTtraldoaa e Steely
topsee iaettea, Te mm ssssns
M lee-yeaelafltty fee aslatsme af
setieep Seats. AJ1 letter raT
Jee. te sasSawssts Vf etto.
Hw Many Kaaeaa Wears Votrref
HOt'TM OMAHA, Neb., A'if. 6-To the
tdltor of The Ree: I noticed a preaa dis
patch In The Bee of yesterday that 30U.00S
women are expected to vote In Kansas.
It every woman In Kanras who Is ll
ibla to a vote casts a ballot today, I
doubt If any MD.Oni) or any SO.ono will vote,
from the supreme Indifference they have
shown In the registration in Kaneas. I
doubt If there are as many as tno.000 In
the state anyhow who can register and
vote. The dlepatch was evidently meant
to deceive the general public.
r. A. AON EW.
avaerr Saffrme.
WHEATLAND, Wyo., Aug. 8.--TO the
Editor of The Bee: la the sneering, con
temptuous tone In which that woman (I
will not csll her a lady) from Council
Bluffs replies to Rev. Hult a sample
of what we may expect when equal suf
frage gets under full headway? What
more convincing evidence of the' essen
tial infidelity and Immorality so char
acterise of the feminist movement Is
afforded than her discourteous, not to
say Insulting, remarks? When equal suf
frsglsts feel emboldened to attack the
Bible and to denounce St Paul as a sax
maniac, are we not warranted In believ
ing that feminism was conceived In the
spirit of ansrehy and Is now about to be
brought forth In rebellion and revolution?
Tho Rev. Hult Impresses me as a
thinker and a man of thorough culture
and wide reading. Whatever he writes
la characterised by marked distinction In
both thought and style. He affords us a
welcome relief from the dreary drivel and
silly sophistries wtilch the equal suf
frage blatherskite are putting forth In
lieu of solid fscta and convincing logic
As for the Bible and Bt Paul, thay wilt
live and be read and quoted long. long
after the short-haired female agitators
and their long-haired male sympathisers
have sunk into deserved oblivion.
trelaad's Opsertasltr.
OMAHA, Aug. B.-To the Editor of The
Bee: In a personal letter to Mr. Red
mond I am reminding him of the old
Irish adage. "England's difficulty is Ira
land's opportunity." Copy ot the latter
forwarded to J. E. Redmond and to the
leading Irish papers. To him I say:
"It Is with feelings of dep regret we
notice your1 duplicity In dealing with the
Irish home rule question during the pres
ent European crisis. Tour action at the
present ttma does not In any way postu
late patriotism, and your assertion in the
House of Commons on August t, that the
Irish national volunteers would safeguard
English Interests In Irelsnd Is nothing
short of felonous, when w gudge It from
an Irish viewpoint Tou seem to forget.
or utterly Ignore the principle for which
IrUhmen gave their last drop of blood.
England's difficulty Is Ireland's oppor
tunity." Tcur honesty and Integrity as
an Irish patriot Is now being tested and
on your quick action now depends
whether your name Is to be held up to
honor or burled tn obllquy. we want an
undivided Ireland from north to south.
from east te west, and when I say this I
an voicing not only the sentiments ot
the Irish in America, but of every son ot
the Gael the world over. If you cannot
afford to hurt British sensibilities, tben
In the name of freedom. In the nsme ot
the Irish race; yes, In the name of God
Himself render t-P the sceptre of author
ity to some other Irishman who will
wield It more effectively for the honor
of old Ireland and for the glory of the
USi North Seventeenth Street
Uncensored Opinions
Baltimore Sua: Mr. Carnegis can hardly
be heard above the thunder of the cannon
and the tramping feet of war horses.
Washington Post: This thing of hold
ing Americans In Europe looks like a sub
terfuge for making tnls country pay the
war expenses.
Baltimore Americas: Another genera
tion will ne doubt be wondering how such
a civilisation as thla one boasts ever
tolerated war lords.
. New York World: If It la any satisfac
tion to little Bervta, it can take pride in
the faot that U served as the pretext tor
Europe's amaslnc dlaplay of statesman
ship, Pittsburgh Dispatch: Perhaps If one
were to hunt for the loneliest Job tn the
world we might find It In close vicinity
to the watchman of the Hague Peace
Springfield Republican: If Islam, long
restlva, should take the moment for a
Jehad, Europe would have big trouble on
lta hands In addition to the trouble It has
brought oa Itself.
Notes of Progress
A revolving plow has been patented, la
which a gasoline motor drives the cutting
' Supported entirely from a horse's collar,
a new feed bag admits a.n animal to have
the free uae et Its head. ,' ' '
Aa American automatic telephone sys
tem has been established In Simla, the
summer capital of India.
Portable power plants up to fifty horse
power that use crude oil for fuel are
coming Into common use la France.
When a hydro-aeroplane fell into Swed
ish waters a submarine boat dived under
it and brought It to shore uninjured.
Tests of various kinds of concretes and
cement mortars now under way In Ger
many will extend over a period of thirty
An unloading crane at one of the ore
ports et the great lakes takes a twelve
ton bite every time. It dives Into the hold
ot the vessel. s - -
There are tea bridges formed by na
ture In the United States. Their forma
tion la caused by the current of streams
running through rocks.
Etwctrical machinery enablee the neweat
trana-Atlantlo liner to lower its largest
lifeboat filled with passengers from the
highest deck to the water lu seventy
Among the defenses of the Panama
canal there will be several batteries ot
alxteea and twelve-Inch rifles, all of
which will be concealed la such manner
that, with the uae of smokalesa powder,
It will be Impoaelble for an enemy to
locate tbem.
. What Is Contraband?
From the New York Tlmee.)
The question whit constitutes contraband of war
Is csuslng the greaUst concern to shippers, and the
perplesed state of the International law n the ques
tion Is making It difficult for steamship men to know
when they are carry, n a cargo that Is reasonably
safe from conflmatlo.i, in the event of further declar
ations of war In Europe.
Millie the definition of rontrsbond Is elsstlc, there
Is now an International list of articles which can never
at any time be contraband. The most important of
these articles to America Is cotton, which heads the
list of noncontrahend goods. Of almost equal Im
portance Is the fact that gold is on the conditional
contraband list. Oold becomes contraband- If It ,1a
shipped to a nation involved In war, and is liable to
seizure by ships of the enemy of that country.
Cotton wss placed on the noncontraband list at
the London naval conference, although It Had been
treated as contraband by Russia during the RuSso
Japanese war. While the tandem declaration has
not been ratified by all nations. It is practically cer
tain, according to Dr. Ellery C. Stowe. assistant pro
fessor of International law at Columbia university,
that Its shipment would not be Interfered with by any
Euopean nation in case of a general war.
Absolute contraband, which Is always liable to
seisure, consists of war material, gus, ammunition,
military vehicles, ete. Other articles; except those
on the noncontraband list, may be treated as con
traband by a belligerent after giving notice to neutral
nations of the articles which it has classed as liable
to seisure.
Conditional contraband Is liable to seisure at no
time except when It Is destined to tr.w territory of
an enemy, and then It can be seised with as little
ceremony as If It were actual war material. Artels
35 of the London declaration Is as follows: -
"Conditional contraband Is not liaofe to capture
except when found on board a vessel bound for ter
ritory belonging to er occupied by an enemy or for
the armed forces of the enemy, and when It is not
to be discharged at an Intervening neutral pert The
ship's papers are conclusive proof both -as to the
voyage In which the vessel Is engaged and as to the
port of discharge of the goods, unless its Is found
clearly out of the course Indicated by its papers and
unable to give adequate reasons to Justify such de
viation." Article 34 is as follows
"The following articles, susceptible of use in war
ss well as tor purposes of peace, may without notice
be treated as contraband of war, under the "name of
conditional contraband:
"1. Foodstuffs. ,
"S. Forage and grain suitable for feeding animals.
"1 Clothing, fabrics for clothing, and boots and
shoes suitable for use In war.
"4. Gold and silver In coin or bullion; paper
. Vehicles of ail kinds available for use In war
and their component parts.
"a. Vessels, ore ft, and boats of all kinds;- float
ing docks, parts of docks, and their component parts.
"I. Railway materials, both fixed and rolling stock
and material for telegraphs, wireless telegraphs, , and
"I. Balloons and flying machines and their com-.
ponent parts, together with accessories and articles
recognisable as Intended for use In connection with
balloons and flying machines.
"I. Fuel; lubricants.
"10. Powder and explosives not specially prepared
for use In wsr. .
"11. Barbed wire and Implements for fixing and
cutting same.
"It Horseshoes and shoeing, materials. .
'ii Harness and saddling. : t
"14. Field glasses, telescopes, chronometers, and
all . kinds of nautical instruments."
- - V. - ..." T.-'-r;;l
A neutral vessel .la liable to capture-When more
than one-half of its cargo Is contraband. . The war
r ess al making the selxure msy measure its contra
band by value, volume, weight, or the freight rate,
and if It can bring the contraband up -to more than
one-half of the cargo by any of the four methods
It may make a prise of the ship.
The following are the articles which ' can never
be classed aa contraband, according to article 2$. of
the London declaration: . r
"1. Raw cotton, wool, silk, jute, flax, hemp, and
other raw materials ot the terrible industries and
yards of the same.
"2. Oil seeds and nuts; copra. -
". Rubber, resins, gums, and laces; 'hops.
"4. Raw hides and horns; bones and Ivory.
"6. Natural and artificial manures, Including
nitrates and phosphates for agricultural purposes.
. Metallic ores. 1
"7. Earths, clays, lime, chslk, stone, including
msirble, bricks, slates and tiles.
8. Chlnaware and glass.
. Paper and paper making materials.
"10. Soap, paint and colors, including articles ex
clusively used in their preparation aad varnish. ',
"1L Bleaching powder, soda, ashes, caustic soda,
salt cake, ammonia, and sulphate ot copper.
"It. Precious and semi-precious stones, pearls,
mother of peart and coral.
"IX. Clocks and watches. "
'14. Fashions and fancy good a
"15. Feathers of all kinds, hairs and bristles.
17. Articles of household furniture ana decora
tion; office furniture and requisites."
Of course, all noncontraband articles may be
seised by a belligerent If thay are conveyed In a
ship flying an enemy's flag or If more than half
of the remainder of the cargo Is contra hand.
One article enacted by the London naval confer
ence, -which will operate to the advantage' of the
United 6tatea in case of a European war. aocordlng
to authorities on International law. Is the defini
tion of "condltkonal contraband' Under the declara
tion, foodstuffs and commodities, which are not war
materials la themselves, can only be declared con
traband when they are destined for the territory of a
nation at war.
For Instance, If this country received orders from
Germany for wheat or flour, it could make the ship
ment to Amsterdam, which would probably be neutral,
and it could be forwarded thence to Germany. Under
the old rule a nation at war with Germany could
seise the cargo en the ground that Germany was Its
ultimate destination.
. People and Events
. A bronse tablet erected by the Society of Coionlsl
Wars in the slate of New Hampshire tn honor et
Captain John Smith, was unveiled at Portsmouth. -
Pr. Slmun F. Cox has resigned aa superintendent
Of the Boaton Consumptives' hospital to aocept a
similar posttlan In New Haven at a salary of flO.Ono
a year.
"Uncle Joe" Cannon, former apeaker of the house,
hse made formal announcement of hla candidacy for
representative from the Eighth Illinois congressional
district .
Anthony DrexeL jr., son of Anthony J. Drexel, ot
Philadelphia and New York, was obliged, to appear
la person In a New York court and pay a 13 fine
for speeding.
Boas W. Long ot New Mexico, chief of the
bureau of Latin American affairs In the Btate de
partment has been confirmed by the senate as min
ister te Salvador.
Washington society Is momentarily expecting the
engagement of Attorney General McReynolds and
Miss Lucy Burleson, daughter of Postmaster General
and Mrs. Burleson. Reports fix ths wedding date for
this autumn. Diss Burleson is accomplished and strik
ingly beautiful.
First Trooper ImiTial Yeomanry (rtls
cuselng a new officer! Hwrin a bit.
don't , sometimes?
Hrcond Trooper 'K's a masterpiece, -e
Is; Juet opene 'Is tnouth snd lets it say
wot It likes. Punch.
"Jane Is so rv romantic. She rays
she's golns; rlrht down on her kn. to
beg her father to let hrr marry llobhy.-'
AVhat'a she waiting for?"
"For the styles to thanni." Cleveland
Plain Ialer.
Mrs Flatle This paper sayn alnioft half
of many thousand loaves of hreail re
cently tested in London were short
Mr. Flstte No such chnrge can ever be
brought asnlnxt .your bread, dear. Yon
kers Ststoaman.
Father How do you mean your check
book Is cresy?
Non It's unbalanced, that's all. Yale
"It'a go to the cirrus, uncle,"
"I don't think I will, nephew. I'd
rather wait for election time, when our
candidate comes." Budapest liorsszoin
ImpWhere wijl your, majesty summer?
Helen I think I'll stay tn town; I no
tice a lot of people are coming from the
country. New York Sun.
"Who led the tinny in that recent ex
pedition?" "I did." replied General Tamsle.
"I thought the attack wss led by Gen
eral Concerns. "
"It was 1 who prevented great loss of
life. He led them going forward, hut t
led .them coming back."- Washington
The Oirl (watching Pavlows. dance) It
looks easy, but she must mske sacrifices
to keep In condition. Hhe has eaten little
or no food for a week to py for Ihls
evenings entertainment.
tier Impecunious Kscort (Impressively)
Just like me. Puck. . ..
Kdns Mead In New YSrk Tlmts
I unclosed sleepy eyes to find the lswn.
Immure In (Jusker garb of softest gray.
Awaiting that bold cavalier, the Day
Attendant on her royal progress,
A world all hushed, that hailed her queen
A band of court musicians led the wsy.
I rsuKht the throb and thrill of myriad
TeMln their pitch, upon the opening
Of a diviner minstrelsy than ever
Resulted from msnklnd's utmost en
do vor!
First, a low thrill, like to a single flute
In a vsst orchestra which else Is mute;
Then a sweet, plaintive call, resembling
The shepherd s piping on that Bretague
The while brave Trlstsn Isy
Defying death and mourning Isolde.
And, after .these, a swiftly running
f f lnliifrled melodies, tbst wovs a tale
Thus the sound swelled increasingly In
Rising and falling In a rippling shower
Of brilliant arias snd maglo tones,
Like clear-tongied bells, high In soma
ancient tower.
Each answering each perfect full ac
cord. As master Instruments, the maestro' s
So rang the chorus of the feathered
A wordless glory, that must overwhelm
Each morning's audience, who wait en
rspt Until the overture's last note IS dons.
The curtain rises on ths pageant Sun.
After Stock Taking Piano Sale
Clean Sweep of All Discontinued Styles and Slightly
Used High Grade Uprights. Grands and Player Pianos
Free .Stool and Scarf With Every Instrument. Most Liberal Terms.
Kl.OO Per Week.
Former Price.'
fSale Price.
$250 Smith & Barnes, Up
right $115
$300 Kimball Upright.. $135
$400 Guild ft Church,
Square Piano ..',...815
$600 8Unley & Sons,
Square Piano ...... $25
$250 Newby & Evans, Up
right Piano ....... 800
$400 Steger ft Sons, Up
right Piano . . . S160
$275 Davis ft Sons, Upright .
Piano 8145
$250 Estey, Upright
Piano 8110
$30 Schmoller & Mueller,
Upright Piano 8150
$300 Adam Schaaf, Upright
Piano ... k . 8165
$300 Straus ft Son, Up
right Piano 8148
Former Price. Sale Price.
$450 Steger ft Sons, Up
right Piano 8235
$500 Emerson, Upright
. Piano S200
$1,000 A. B. Chase, Grand
Piano $375
$1,000 Weber, Grand
Piano 8675
$800 Stock, Grand Piano 8250
$200 Chase ft Baker Player
Player, now ........ 835
$250 Pianola Player, now $50
$500 8chubert Player
Piano, now 8250
$500 Schmoller ft Mueller
Player Piano ..... 8300
$700 Stuyvesant Pianola
Player Piano 8425
$600 schmoller ft Mueller
. layer Piano ...... S3&5
1 Beautiful 4 2-piece Dinner Set Free with every purchase of an
Upright, Grand or Player Piano during August.
Remember this is the only piano store in the middle west where
you can purchase brand new Stelnway, Weber, Steger ft Sons, Hard
man, Emerson, McPhall, Lindeman & Sons. Schmoller ft Mueller
pianos and the genuine Aeolian Pianola Player Pianos.
Sclimoiler & Mueller Piano Co.
... : ' 1311-13 FARNAM STREET
Oldest Pland HbuWe In Nebraska.
! ' Established 185. -
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Buy it by the Dozen
and you'll always have a supply of fresh, dead, pure, sweet cream and
milk on hand for every purpose,
Sterilized Unsweetened
relieves yon of all milk worries. It keeps better than bottle milk. It is
always of uniform richness, and it more economical and convenient.
Cottsn milk Is made under the most sanitary conditions right In the
' heart of the best dairy country bj a process thst tlimuuUtt that fkd tmM
which makes some millc objectionable. Ths Cottage process assures the
highest quality at all times. It is delivered direct to your grocer from oar
Condense ries so that It reaches you quickly and always fresh.
Get a supply of Cottage Milk today. Ones yon know
Its quality, convenience and economy you U never go
back to bottle milk.
The Milk Without the Cooked Taef
In Two Sizes S and lOc
' At all Good Dealers
If your grocer doesn't sell Cotuge Milk, phone
Douglas 4413, or write oor local represenutives,
Culien Brokerage Co., 21S firsndeit Theatre ttldg.,
for name of grocer nearest you who does,
American Milk Company, Chicago
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