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P-j?.3 ELEVEN TO TWEJTY
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 1916-
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BUROESS-NASH STORE NEWS FOR SATURDAY
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MERE II (SOOP NEWS FROM BUM
J5. P. Wright, Hurt While Fixing
Trolley on Top of Car, Secure
MOKE THAN HE FIRST ASKED
Edgar P. Wright, former street car
oondnctor, who sued the street rmll
wgy company for damages, alleging
that his back bad been crippled In
an accident, was awarded a verdict
of $30,000 by a Jury In Judge Les
lie's district court. It was the larg- j
a II.. v.tii.n.il In m flAP
sonal injury suit against the oom-
Sutton, McKenais and Cox. the plain
tiffs attorneys, originally sued for only
125.000, but during the trial amended their
petition by asking- for 110,000 more. The
jury save the plaintiff all he first asked
and one-half of the additional amount
The Jury took the case at 6 o'olock
Thursday and returned a verdict shortly
Wright alleged that he sustained a
hock which threw him to the ground,
when his head came In contact with a
feed wire while he haa standing on the
roof of a street car, attempting to bring
the trolley wheel In ccntact with the
wire. Tha trolley rope had broken.
Curvature of the spine resulted from the
fall, he alleged.
Belmont Again Tops
South Omaha Mart,
ri wnni for too twice for sheep was
again broken at the South Omaha stock
tAm vMtardiv. when Qeoree c ei-
4vnt of - Oerlng, Neb., sold 519 head of
seventy-eight-pound lambs at $11.60. Bel
mont has topped the South Omaha mar
ket for the last three days.
UOSIS U1BUI1 kpuu
to Hit Policeman
VX. Olsor, a middle-aged man. denied In
lie court that he had made tnaulUnS
remarks to little girls who were holding
nlenta In Hanacom nark.
"There must be soma mistake about It,
I wouldn't do that." ha said.
Rnacial Officer Budd testified that
when he went for him to arrest him, Ol
son hit him a blow on the law tnat rat
a Ma Mth. This Olson denied also.
'I Jutt held out my fist and he must
have run his Jaw against it," ne eaia.
FAMOUS ENGLISH PAINTER
VISITS OMAHA FRIENDS
t Mnrtiur Hamilton of tendon Eo
the celebrated portrait
painters of the world, was tha guest of
Mr. and Mrs. Frank cmwiora inure
day. Mr. Hamilton was enroute to the
Rnn Francisco exposition, where he will
act as chairman of the Jury of awards
in art. On this oommlttee Sargent and
.Trxcnh Pennell.. the etcher, will serve
Mr. and Mrs. Crawford were . enter
tained by Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton "at
thela beautiful place in St " John's Wood,
nr London, when they were abroad.
Mr. Hamilton has completed a portrait
of King George of England In bis cor
nn.tinn rnhca. Ha Minted portraits of
Gladstone, Bismarck, Spencer and other
members of tha royal family of Eng
JEWISH FLORAL PARADE
FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON
Jewish automobile owners will gather
on Sunday afternoon at I o'clock, at
Nineteenth and Burt streets, where they
will take all youngsters of different so
cieties for a Joy ride. The car wm be
decorated with flowers and the young
folks will be dressed In whlta and blue.
About 400 children, representing tna ait
children clubs, which were re
cenUy organised by Jacques Rleur, will '
give a musical program and some paraae
ceremonials. The parade will end at
Eighteenth and Chicago streets, with a
big mass meeting.
HIS TRIP TO CALGARY '
IS DELAYED SEVEN DAYS
Ed Babo, enroute from Fort Worth.
' Tex., to Calgary. Canada, stopped off
long enough In Omaha to get drunk and
proceeded to tell tha people In the Union
station that Texas was a tar better state
than Nebraska could ever nope to oe.
c. .nthuiluUa and belligerent did he
grow In upholding tha honor of tha Lone
. aw , l - hw li m
Btar sias m n mm .
law's strong arm and later fined 15 and
costs, which ha was unable to pay. He
will be about seven days late In ar
riving at Calgary.
LESTER DOWNS INJURED
AT WATER JUMPING PLANT
- nnwna. a consulting engineer
for tha Bpptnger-Carpentar Pump com-j
j, any oi rii"""'!". 1 wiiikvuuu
fracture below tha elbow when his right
arm was caught by tha connecting rod
of some machinery with which ha was
working in' tha water pumping station
at Twentieth and Poppleton avenue.
Downs was taken to St. Joseph's hospital.
STANDS TO SEAT 1.500
PUT IN AT MILLER
A ' reviewing stand for outdoor spirt
votaries has been completed In Mil r
park, with a seating capacity of 1,5X.
fomfurt station for men and wonven are
. .! built under the stand.
' imiiirr I'osuitlalnt Cred.
fr. King's New Life Pills will rid the
vetrm of fermenting foods and poisons.
Keep stomach ajjd liver healthy. 36c. All
M1S3 BURNS, from the Chr
cago Art Department of the
Dennlson Manufacturing Com
pany, will give free instruc
tions in the making of every
thing from Dennlson's crepe
papers, particularly featuring
the fascinating art of making
crepe rope baskets and rope
wearing, table decorations.
Jack Horner pies, electric and
candle shades, mats, dollies, in
fact everything that can be pro
duced from this useful mate
rial. Bring your party re
quirements to Miss Burns and
she will show you how to make
your dinners and luncheons a
Main IToor Baloony.
Women's and Misses'
PALM BEACH SUIT
H2i and $15
SILK GLOVES That
Are Real $1 Values
THEY'RE the 16-button
length, pure silk, tricot
weave, plain white, a super
Burgess-Mash Co. Main Floor.
Blouaes That Have Charm
FOR THE SUMMER. SEASON.
$1.50, $2.50; $3.95, $5.00, $5.95 to $20.00
Crepe Georgette Blouses French Voile Blouses
Crisp Handkerchief Linens
Cool Batistes Crepe de Chine Blouses
Organdie Blouses Lace, and Net Blouses
There's a myriad of styles delightfully new from which' to se
lect, with sleeve surprises or Inset motifs of hand-embroidered or
gandie, and laces of a fineness to delight. All have been chosen with
unusual care and with a regard for "better than usual values.
Several New Styles in Wirthmor Waists
for Which We are Exclusive Representa- ,
tives for Omaha Ready for Saturday at $L
. Bnrgass-BTaah Oo. gseond Woof. Vp ,
TALKING Machiiie with 5 Double
Faced 75c Records Saturday at $13.75
Tins is an ideal talking ma
chine outfit to take with you
on camping, canoeing or vacation
trips, as well as for the city home.
- It is easily carried about and playa
any Disc record, as well as do the
more expensive cabinet Instruments.
In no other instrument and in no
other way can you get so much and so
good music for such little money.
Bnrgeas-BTaah Oo. Fourth Floor.
Four New Models of Women's Pumps
$3.50 Styles on Second Floor at $2.85
EXPRESSLY deeigrrod for the modish
women's choosing are our puiU of
Palm Beach cloth, that resilient dust re
pelling fabric of linen texture.
Apart from the distinction of tailored
line models are belted and .pocketed
We aro certain you'll appreciate the
showing and the values are most un
usual. Separate Skirts
at $2.95, $3.95 and $5.95
Tailored, Demi-Tailored and
Of golf cords and Palm Bench cloths
-'(They're washable) or cordelines,
Piques or other attractive cotton and
linen weaves that come with the season.
Several very pleasing styles from
which to make your selection.
Bnrgeas-sTaah Oo. fleeoad Floor.
Here Are By Long Odds the Biggest and
Best Values in Boys' Clothing in Town
Two big groups.
Boys' Suits That Were
$5.00 to $9.00, at
Good, sturdy materials, including
eerges, cheviots, lancy mixtures,
otc, in the most wantl shades;
coat Norfolk style, with two pairs
of Knickerbocker pants; lined
throughout, for ages 6 to 17 years;
regularly $5.00 to $9.00 values, Sat
BOYS' HATS. IMc
Every shape, style snd color for the llttl
fellows; a splendid line for se
lection: Saturday, at..
Boys' Suits That Were
$10.00 to $18.00, at
Made of the very finest materials,
strictly hand-tailored throughout,
blue snrges and fancy mixtures, for
ages fi to 18 years; values $10.00 to
$18.01'. sale price $6.95.
Boys' $1.50 Pants, 98c.
Knickerbocker style for ages 5 to 18
oars, including blue sorges and
fancy; were $1.50; sale
Bnrgese-sTeah Co. Fourth Floor.
A N all patent" kid colonial two-bar.
A patent vamp pump with, patent heoL
foxmg, cloth quarters, over-gaiter enect.
A dull calf pump, colonial pattern,
new oriera concave heels.
An all patent kid pump, two-bar with1
button on fade, concave heels.
Children's Footwear Underpriced
Child's patent two-strap pumps, $2.00 values, Saturday at. Aft
Misses' dull calf one-strap pumps, $2.50 values 91 and 91.85
Misses' patent two-strap pumps, $2.25 values, Saturday 91.75
Growing girls' patent two-strap pumps, $2.76 values . .93.25
Misses' tan Russia calf pumps. $2.75 values. Saturday 91.6A
Bnrge -aTasn Oo. Sj.eond Floor. '
Home, Lawn and Garden Needs in Wide
Variety Are Specially Priced for Saturday
$1.00 Pearl Beads, 59c
WITH low neck waists or
dresae. nnthlnr InnVa milt
so well as a pretty string of pearl
Bargees-gash Co. wain Floor.
$1.00 Hairpins, 29c
LOOP braid pins, studded with
fine quality white stones,
shell, amber or deml-amber.
nrgess-Tas1i Co. Main Floor.
Black and White Handbags,
'T'HE stylemaKers have not1 for
gotten handbags in the most
popular of colors, black and white
nrge -Wash Oo Main Floor.
The New Bilk. Girdles
A. RE very popular we are
ahowin(f e,ulte a variety in
black and all the new colors at
91.85 to 95.es.
Bwgvss-sTaaii Oo-OUU Floor.
WOMEN'S PRETTY PARASOLS
NEVER has there been such pretty sunshades shown as this year,
and at such low prices, too, for the quality, style and attractive
ness. Let us show, you Saturday what pretty combinations in black
and whlta, green, 'pongee, sand shades and combinations In every new
and up-to-date shape. Prica range from 92.75 to 920. OO.
Children's pink, sky Muc, white and. red parasols at 29c.
rrs -Wash Co. Mala Floor.
Umbrella Shade Portable Electroliers $2.98
THE illustration here gives but a
meager idea of the attractive
ness and practicability of these new
electroliers. Made with heavy cast
base, with heavy brass tubing stand,
heavily brass lacquered. The shade Is
made umbrella style and can be raised or
lowered as shown.
Electrolier with fancy cretonne, um
brella shades, assorted colors and pat
nrg.ss-lTash Co. Foarth Floor.
Children's Muslin Underwear Specials
, M CaOlBfJ DaAWIll, 100.
ChlMrwn mnalln draw Bra, duster pin tuck, wld. ham, slsoa 1 to 14
years, spaotol at XOo.
OHiubfj oavawaM, lse.
. c1,5' "tr sTJod quality muslin drawers, pin tuck, bam-atltohsd
bam. 1 to 14 yearn at loo.
cjrruva aTarrouma. see
. . Children s ownbrlo knickers or wkle drawers, neat Ism or embroidery
trrmrolnsa, at aao,
. cramjB'a oowsra. aso.
CSuldren's muslin gowne. lipovr !yl, neet ! edre.
... cm.'B oowxs, eoo to sao.
. Children's nainsook and orepe gowns, slipover or empire style, daintily
. CMXX.B S FZTTIOOATS, aSe TO 91.80.
ChUnY .rs mualln p-.ttlcosis. finihed Uh irood embroidery and lacs
dseai and Insertions, also olueter hemetltrhnd turke
nrr s-aaa Oo eoon Floor.
Women's Union Suits 25c
A Man Has Only to Decide What He Will
Pay for a Suit; Then Come to Burgess
Nash and Wear One Away
WHICH, in every point of style, quality and tailoring, gives
complete satisfaction and is to the tiniest detail correct.
The correctness of a Rurgess-Nash suit does not depend upon its
price. No matter which of the several standard prices you pay the cor
rectness of style Is assured.
Every Purgess-Nash suit Is strictly IIAXD TAILORED throughout
made according to our own specifications, the
and reflecting the smartest creations of the best designers, with a price
$13.65 and up to $40.00
For Saturday we feature
MEN'S AND YOUNG MEN'S SUITS, AT
They Are Equal to Any at $22.50. -'
Strictly ' hand-tailored throughout and built to conform with our
strict specifications, and we commend them for their correctness their
splendid fitting qualities their beauty of finish, their staunchness of
materials and the high standard of tailoring. Suits absolutely supreme
at this price.
Glenn Urquhart plaids, tartans and ahepherd checks, worsted, flannel,
silk mixed worsteds, plain colors and hair lines and stripes.. Every als,
4 or H silk lined, athletic out vests, wide and medium rolling lapela.
Every wanted shade and style.
Burress-STash Oo. Fourth Floor.
FRFFf A RTasa ctchr itn
IVELe lawn mower over SB.
14 and 16-lnch lawn mowers, 3 blades,
$2.76 values, special . 92.25
KMnch Norka ball bearing mowers, 4
blades, fully guaranteed 98. SD
18-lnch Junior ball bearing mowers, 4
blades, 10 -Inch wheel, fully guaran
Same as above In 20-inch sixes. . .97.00
Grabs catchers to fit any mower. . .8O0
GARDEN HOSE v
A solid brass nossle with
every 60 ft. length of hose.
4-lnch Mist garden hose, 5-ply guar
anteed, SO ft. length, completely cou
pled, at 9-kflO
&-inch Mist garden hoee, 6-ply guar
anteed, 60 ft length, completely cou
pled, at 9A.68
S-lncb moulded hose, best on the mar-
Burg.ss-BTasb Oo. llassinsnS
ket. per foot only 14c
Same In 4-lnch site, per foot at. .16c
Red colored moulded hose, "4 -inch
sise, very flexible, absolutely guaran
teed perfect SOc
OAS HOT PLATES AND RCRirEN
pPPCf Pair of screen door hinges.
1 aVLiiU. screws and book with
I'tillty gas hot plates, large black panel,
2 -burner size, 1 small and 1 large
burner, $8.60 value 9298
Bame a above, 3 burners, 2 small and
1 large burner, $4.60 value 93.9H
Russia iron bake ovens at 08c
Green painted screen doors, any size,
at , 91.83
Natural finish fancy screen doors.. 91.SO
Screen wire, black, per square foot. .9
Poultry netting in solid rolls, per 100
feet .' fMX
Men's Wash Neckwear 25c and 50c
ALL the new wash ties are here awaiting your selection. Tubulars,
Manhattans, silk fibre and all silk. . Big variety and exceptional ,
values at OOc and 2ftc each.
Men's Initial Belts at $1.00
A new feature in Initial belts. Your very own Initial, two atyles
of letter, any site belt of good quality bridle leather, lined with iml- '
Men's Superior Quality Shirts, $1.00
Another shipment of those famous neck band, cuff attached coat
style shirts at 91.00.
orrees-sTasa. Oo, Main Floor. .
Drugs and Toilet Goods, Saturday
Rani flush. , . lTo
poo, 60o slie.sso
Java rice pow.
Anr, 60c alie.ISS
null. 60o else
toe. alse SOo
Rath salts, fOn
powder, 2he slxe
Pels. toe tooth
Ahonl ta toilet
water, fiOo size
water . .. . .tl.OO
tOo else ISo
2 be var.kase.lOo
Bwamo Root, tl
and Almond lo
Ina aoao ....So
Peroslde. 1 pt.
Borax chips. ISo
monia. 1 ot . . ISo
Wllfh hasel. I
2fir else ISO
hOc else 38o
A u t o m o b lie
soap. 10 cakes
Moth bass, tl 00
10 Mule Team
borax. 1 lb... as
Toilet paper. 10 J
grade. 4 rolls
Toilet paper, Sc
rae. ( rolls
1 pound ISO
Jad salts. 7B'
Bvrup of Ktgs,
nOo else 830
' slse .370
pound. 11.00 also
Beef. Win and
Iron. 1 pt. . ..48o
Ft a n 1 d glove
EOc value . . . . BAe
Hot water bottle,
11.(0 value.. ae
c o m b I nation.
1.75 value. .88
WOMEN'S union suits,
low neck and sleeve
losa, knee length, lace
bottom, special Saturday,
Women's Vests, 15c.
WOMEN'S vests, low
nock and sleeveless,
white cotton, special at,
Women's Summer Union
WOMEN'S union - suits,
low neck and sleeve
less, made of cotton and lisl,
lace trimmed, irregulars of
7.'c grnde, at 45c.
orgass-sTaah Co. ''
A Clearaway of MEN'S SHOES in
the Basement Salesroom on Saturday
WE hsve transferred all the men's shoes to our basement shoe
store and have decided to close out a number of lines. Tha
prices quoted in most instances are less than the cost to manufacture.
v Men's $3.50 and $4.00
Men's tan Riihsla and fine black
calfskin oxfords, button and lace,
solid leather Goodyear welt soles;
our J3.T.0 and $1.00 grade for 92.63.
Men's $3.50 and $4.00
Men's black calfskin and tan Rus
sia high shoes, button and lace. Sev
eral styles from our $3.60 and $4.00
grade Saturday. 92.75.
Hoys' 92.RO ftcout ftboes, 91.03
Boys' Scout shoes, with elk solas, the $2.60 kind for $VM.
Roys' 9-00 Nhoes for 9'--25
Boys' tan calf, with solid leather sole, no better wearing shoe, a
$3 00 value for 92.2ft.,
Bargess-BTash Co. Basement.
Your Films Developed FREE
When orders are left for print
ing. This is kodak time. Take a
kodak with voy.
Burgess-STsali Co Mela Floor.
'EVE RYD ODY'iS .store"
Saturday is Chocolate Day.
Whipped Cream Chornlstes, 40c quality. 8 So
Kr-h Oeain Caramrls, nut or plain. Ib.Soe
Our Special Vila-k N.lnut J enocnl. lb. gee
Home-made Peanut Brittle, lb ...ISe
halted 1'eanute. lb . So
Bargea.Tash Oo. BasssaamS. .