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BRIEF CITY NEWS
Wedding. BUaga Xdbolm, Jeweler.
ifbtlBf rLatarop Burrss-Orendn.
a oo1 Print It -Now Beacon Fresa
folia ir. Baldwla moved hla law office
to room 60S. Keelin building. Telephone
3,780 bore eT close in and near
trackase; 1 house, rent $0 per mo run.
J. II. Dumont, Keelin building.
Investment Protection Nathan Bern
stein (lately of O. H. 8). city agent Nat.
l.lf In. Co. of VU 4(9 Paxton Blk. P. 1M.
.. aa Wt.4aaaHln fit fl fi. t A sTisLSS
Tit a u w sVJiuw w s trni i.iib v- I
In the more window of the new Hose
building at Sixteenth and Fernam streets
Xaep onr Money and raluablca tn tho
American Safe Deposit vaults, 218 fl. 17th
Bt., Bee Bldg. Boxes rent 11.00 for three
months. Open from a. m. to S p. m.
"Todays Kcirle TTof-ram" classified
section today. It appears tn The Bee
EXCLUSIVELY. Find out what the v.
rlous moving picture theaters offer.
Ed RowsU Stepping Klgn State Sena
tor Ed Howell Is stepping high. The
cause of his elation was the arrival of a
fine baby boy at his home.
Make Money at Sato The Altar
guild of All Saints' church held a most
successful sale In the Wattles Memorial
Parish house last Thursday and cleared
1 . -.x
lor Safety rirst In Life Insurance aee
W. II. Indoe, general agent. State Mu
tual Life Assurance Co. of 'Worcester,
Mass., one of the oldest (71 years) and
best companies on earth.
Bpeolal Musical Brvice A special
musical service with sermon by Dean
Tancock and organ recital by Ben Stan
ley, the cathedral organist, will be held at
Trinity cathedral tonight at 7:30.
old aTtae; Dinner The Keno club, a
young men's organisation, held a stag
dinner last night at the Rome. George
Hauptman headed the committee In
charge. About thirty members attended.
Talks at T. M. O. A. The "'Great City
and Its Dangers" will be the subject of
a talk by Dr. W. O. Henry at the.
Young Men's Christian association at 8
o'clock today. Rev. W. R. Hill will speak
on "The Coveted Prise" at 4 o'clock.
Judge Manger Her Monday Judge.
T. C. Munger will hear the suit of the
Omaha Elevator company against the
Union. Pacific railroad Monday in fed
eral court. A Jury has been waived in
Prof. Onnmiu Sere Tuesday Prof.
Paul H. Gtummann of the German de
partment o.' the University of Nebraska
will address the University club Tuesday
at 1 o'clock, following the noonday
Will Give a Charity Ball The Daugh
ters nf Israel Aid society ha leased the
Auditorium and on the evening of Feb
ruary 13, next, will give a. charity ball.
The proceeds will go to the Jewish Old
Mnslo Lorer Dylnf Christian Haxt
hauser, the man who fell from the bal
cony of the Auditorium while listening
to David Bisphara last Monday night,
is not expected to survive the day, hos
pital attaches say.
Tn Stat Bank of Omaha, corner Six
teenth and Harney. Pays FOUR per cent
on time deposits and THREE per cent
on savings accounts. All deposits in this
bank are protected by the depositors'
guarantee fund of the state of Nebraska,,
.Mrs. Maxflai Adjudged Insane The
county insanity board has adjudged Mrs.
Marflsi Insane and ordered her sent to
the asylum at Lincoln. November 27 Mrs.
Marflsi shot and killed Mrs. Joseph Varo
pola of South Omaha, a neighbor woman,
in Omaha Monday evening. December
13, by Mrs. Hilda Matthey of Davenport,
la., the only American woman permitted
within the trenches of the warring na
tions In Eli rope. Mrs. Matthey deals
chiefly with conditions in Germany and
Writing Expert Her Stella Bro
dowsky, representing the Zaner system
of penmanship, Is at the Fontonelle. She
Is on her way home from New Mexico.
Yesterday she looked over some of the
work of the boys and girls of the public
schools with J. A. Savage, supervisor of
Says Wlf Has a Tsmper In a petition
for divorce Ralph 11. Butaon alleges that
his wife, Margarite, cannot control her
temper and quarrels with htm in public
The plaintiff gives his address as 8824
North Fifty-fourth street and states he
was married July I, 1906, at Council Bluffs.
Boolal for Young People All Saints'
Sunday school gave a party Friday even
ing and over 100 children and young peo
ple were present. After dinner many of
i the older people of the parish came in
and spent the evening dancing. Rev. R.
8. Flockhart, H. Morley Young and
Frank Campbell managed the affair
Success of Chicken
Show Insures One
During Next Year
At a meeting of the Greater Omaha
Poultry Fanciers' association last even
ing the ' court house, it was agreed
to hold another poultry show next yegr
in the Auditorium, during Thanksgiving
Th success of the recent second annual
show heartened th members of the as
sociation to put forth efforts to hold the
state show here next year, this show
receiving an appropriation from the atate
and being of such magnitude as to at
tract many more exhibitors man were at
the recent show.
If next year' show proves to be as
successful as the members believe It will
be, then It la proposed to hold a mid
west show in Omaha during the fall
The financial report of the recent show
showed that the association came out
a little better than ever, although It was
explained that the show primarily was
not a money-making project from the
box-office point of view.
M'VANN TELLS DRUMMERS
ABOUT TRAFFIC CONDITIONS
How the drummer ma brighten the
corners a he flits hither and yon
through the highways and byways, was
explained at length last night by E. J.
McVann, traffic commissioner of th
Omaha Commercial club, in an address
before "Post A" of the Traveler' Pro-,
tectlve association, held In the Castle
hotel ball room.
Xow Look Oat.
When a cold hang on, a often hap
pens, or whn you hav hardly gotten
over one cold befor you contract another,
look out, for you are liable to contract
ome very serious disease. This succession
of colds weakens th ystem and lower
th vitality so that you are much more lia
ble to contract chronic catarrh, pneumonia
or consumption. Cure your cold whil
you can. Chamberlain s Cough Remedy
has a great reputation. It U relied upon
by thousands of people and never disap
point them. Try It It only cost a quar
ter. Obtainable everywhere Advertisement.
KIDDIES TELL OLD
NICK THEIR WANTS
Santa Clans Take Note When Boys
and Girls Tell Him Their
CROWDS SEE REINDEER MAN
These are busy days for Santa
After eleven months spent in- the
workshop up at the North Pole mak
ing toys and keeping the reindeers In
good shape, It's quite a change to
come to Omaha and spend your
time In Toyland where the children
are trooping Joyously through all
But Santa Claus likes It. Bless
you, of course he does. And he has
a cheery word for every little child
tbat comes to shake hands with
him. He has more than that. At one
Omaha department store he began
yesterday giving away a box of
candy to every youngster who came
to see him.
The way that news spread through
Boy and Girl Land made Paul Revere
look like a crosstown street car. In Just
a Jiffy after the eandy-gtvlng had been
discovered by a few early birds it was
all over town.
t ame I.Ike n Flood.
From all directions tho flood of kids
camo. The Pied Piper of Hamlin crowd
was a mere handful compared to this
They stormed the doors. The railing tn
front of Santa Claus' cotton-snow cov
ered house was soon a Jam of eager
youngsters. They filed past all day, each
being presented with a little box of
sweets. A couple of policemen had to be
called in the afternoon to help handle
The Santas In the other stores had a
busy days, too. One of them has a house
all his own with doors and windows and
everything. Inside there's a fireplace and
Santa sits on a big sofa. AU about the
walls and on the floor and mantlepleo
are toys, toys, toy
The stream of children goes in the front
door and out the side. My, my, it doesn't
seem there could be so many children
In Omaha) Big and little. Boys In sweat
ers and with holes In their stockings
and boys In fur coats and Eton collars.
Girls, rich and poor. In the hearts of
all beats eagerness and love for good
old Saint Nick.
And such a Jolly old sout as he is!
In his red suit bordered with white fur
and his white whiskers and white hair
and with his Jolly laugh and kindly
Inquiry as to what each youngster wants,
why, he's Just grand.
"Ha, ha, ha," laughs Santa as the
kids stream In and he shakes their
eager hands and now and then pats one
on the head. "Ha, ha, ha, I am so glad
to see such nice little boys and girls.
Come right in, don't push. This I my
busy day. Saturdays I'm always busiest.
You must come sometimes anoder day.
Then we sit down and have a nice long
talk. Saturdays I can't talk so long. It's
my busy day."
A little boy is stopping after his hand
shake. His face la serious and determined
He has evidently given long and serious
thought to this occasion.
"Sandy Claws, I wont either a tricycle
or a bicycle for Christmas," he says.
aii ngni, my ooy, ail rignt," says
Santa, "I vlll remember it" And then
as the boy la nearly out the door Santa
calls after him as though not quite sure.
"A tricycle or a bicycle?" and the boy
nods his heai vigorously.
And so the stream continues. A young.
fcter rushes back. He has forgotten some
"I forgot to tell you, Santy Claws, my
little brother wants a drum. He couldn't
come today. His name Is
Santa keeps a book and pencil, for there
are certain practical! youths who believe
It Is safest if Santa puts down the name
and address so as to be sure he doesn't
forget "It s the next house to the cor
ner," som will say, and Santa writes
down, "next house to the corner" in
the bcok. No chance for him to go wrong
on such an order.
Empty Gun Held by
Mrs. Doane Brings
Intruder to a Halt
The Reedhurst at 106 North Twenty
fifth street is not an Inviting place for
a man who enters the front door after
dark . and cannot satisfactorily explain
Last evening a derelict entered through
the unlocked front door and muttered
sundry mutterlngs In a manner which
suggested that he was displeased over
Mis R. Hull, proprietress, emerged
from her room, which opens Into the
hallway and Inquired from what part the
stranger might have sailed or whither
he was bound.
While Miss Hull was holding a conver
sation with the man, Mra. G. W, Doane,
upstairs occupant and secretary of the
Associated Charities, fell Into line with
an armful, of blue-steeled hardware on
the first landing of the stairway.
"You telephone for the police., while
I pacify him with my revolver," shouted
Mr. Doane to Miss Hall.
Rushing with considerable alarclty to
her telephone, Mis Hull summoned the
Th revolver which Mrs. Doane used
with good effect wa not loaded.
Hits Man and Girl
The automoDiie or waiter Molae, once
wealthy brewer, driven by Mra. Molse
struck Charle Frohner. street car man,
and Miss Virgle Ballard, California hotel,
yesterday evening at Fourteenth and
Dodge streets. Frohner rra so seriously
hurt mat ne was taken to uora i-Jstcr
hospital for treatment Miss Ballard was
not seriously hurt
In the machine with Mr. Mots was
War Grjef Prompts
Her to Attempt Life
' Grief stricken because of suffering rela
tive In Europe. Mrs. Joseph Elklns, 2004
North Twenty-second street. In a mo
ment of despondency yesterday, turned
on the gaa jet In her bedroom.
Neighbors smelltd gas and effected en
trance in time to save her I f e. police,
with a pulmotor. restored consciousness
and she will suffer no Ill-effect.
Colonel Welsh Gives Sunshine
Once Over and Becomes Poetic
"Th's fine winter weather Is Just break
ing my heart with pleasure," said Colonel
Weath of the weleher bureau. no, no,
we mean Colonel Welsh of the weather
"Sounds like the ache of a cursing hart
or the curse of an aching heart or some
thing," said the caller.
"Sounds like ready money to me." snld
tho colonel cheerily. "Just look out there
at the sunshine caressing the roofs of
our beautiful olty, the circumambient
breesea purring melllfluously among the
branches of the trees, the little birds
chirping and twittering their glad songs
of praise, the very ashman going about
his duties with a song on his llpa I tell
you this Is fine winter weather."
"Nobody can complain except the coal
man," said the visitor.
School and College Notes
Ouy Green, graduate of Doane. who la
acting as tonstmaster at the banquet of
the foot ball men, arrived today from
Th. r.n,.ini.n e th. iqis THror
elnvpn will hA nnnilnrnil t fh. on mill I
foot ball banquet to be held
quet to be held in tne lon
hurch parlors Friday eve-
The final statement of the athletic man
SKement at 1 tonne coilena for 1HI6 shows
the largest receipts in the history of the
school from the foot ball season. The
support of the Crete, business men and
residents and the united effort of the
student body swelled the receipts of four
games at home to over $'00.
Uoyd Whitehouse, freshman at Doane,
wa elected captain of the basket b&li
five at the meeting of the candidates tor
th team last Wednesday night. White-
house was formerly a member of the
Hastings Hlah school five and one of the
ten men picked for the mythical All
Nebraska team in interscholastlo circle
Tho first meeting and practice of the
basket ball squad at the opera house
last night turned out a total of twenty
men. Although none of the players hm
had any experience with college basket
ball, Ooach Hchlssler hopes to turn out
a team which will give the remaining
state collegns a hard battle for honors.
A number of promising high school can
didates are In the lineup and the pros
pects for a successful season are fair.
The representatives of the various
classes of the college held a meeting
Friday morning to revise the rules of the
snnual flag scrap between the college
sophomores and freshmen. As both of
the contesting classes are large In num
ber, one of the liveliest scraps ever held
In the school Is looked forward to by
the upper classmen. Although the exact
date of tho affair Is never -t, it is whis
pered about the campus that the fray!, "1"''
will be held some time during the com- i l"P'1
Word has been received by college au
thorities that John Hall, graduate of
Doane In '(. has been appointed execu
tive secretary of the Kuclld Avenue Pres
byterian church of Cleveland. O. This
church with lt 1400,000 plant has formed
a church corporation and Is equipped
with physical departments as well as
social, mental and moral. It is an insti
tution somewhat on the order of a Young
Men's Christian association Included In
the regular church. Mr. Hall In not a
minister, but simply take charge of tho
social work of the church,.. His salary at
the beginning is said to be in the neigh
borhood of 2.u0 per year. The church,
which Is one of the first corporations of
Its kind In the country. Is located near
Western Reserve university.
Grand Island ollee.
College will close for the Christmas
holiday Wednesday the 2.1d at 12:30 p. m.
Dr. Sutherland was the preacher at the
First Baptist church of Grand Island
Sunday, December 5.
Rev. Ksra Temple of Phl'llps visited the
College Wednesday morning and took
part in the chapel exercises.
C. A. Porensnn. class of '13. hits ac
cepted the Invitation of Henry Ford to
Join his European peace party 'sad de
parted for New York Wednesday morn
ing. Re". KHsha H. .Jackson of the clsi
of 1P02. who hns Indicated his BC-eptHnc
of the Grand Island Haptist church, will
move on the field and begin work
The debaters have finxtlv decided on
the question of the "Minimum Wage."
as the subject of their triangular debates
with the Hastings college and the Kear
ney Normal school.
The members of the faculty ' su,
m ttlng their outline of work f or tho
coming semester and the students ar"
becoming Interested in the studies that
they take for the second semester of tho
At the college chrtrjiel Frldey. Rev. W.
I. Alexander, pastor of the Flrxt Pres
byterian church or urann iiano. ad
dressed the students on "Seeking Things
Worth Wh'le." His remarks wro
There will be a meeting of the executive
and campaign committees of the college
some time during tne coming ween to
look after the general Interests of tho
Institution and to provide for a vigorous
csmpaign for the quarter of a million
Mr. Jones of Wales visited the college
Wednesday morning and sang one of his
sweet sonns st the cnapei exercises.
While in Wales Mr. Jones, in the train
ing of sixteen airrerent ciasees to
part In musical contents, was awarded
prizes in fourteen of these contests.
Prof. Knox appeared on the lecture
courae at F.agle last Friday night.
xtrs W.lls. wife of Prof. E. H. Wells.
has been very sick for the past week.
Vmt Rhlrk of the botany denartment.
hns been unable to meet his classes this
week on account ot Illness. , ,
Debate try-outs have been the order
In ail the college clauses during the last
week. These are In preparation for the
series of Inlorclass aenates wnicn win i
held before the Chr'stmas .vacation. The
subject under uiscusnlon is the live one
of increstnd armament.
The Young Women' Christian associa
tion is planning for a bazaar to la- given
next Friday afternoon and evenin?. In
addition to the usual sale of cand;. and
home made cominodlt'es the girls are
going to present a set of films entitled
"Scenes From the Life of Chrlrt," in the
An areement has been entered Into
between the university authorlt u and the
city council by which the carr.iua Is to
oocome pari or me para system or uni
versity Place. Soma of the ut-vets run
ning through the campus ure being
graded and wl'l he put into f ne condi
tion for litht traffic at once.
Prof Jensen will lecture on "Wireless
Telegraphy" at Braver CrOMs ng tonight.
The gymnasium has been crowded every
afternoon and evening this week with
students who are planning to '-et Into
the series of tutcrclans baaket hall games
beginning next Monday night. All tho col
lege classes and the academy will have
teams in the tournament which will con
sist of ten game.
The Christmas vacation has been arf
ranged to begin Wednesday evening.
December 23, and to close on January 4.
The gospel team spent last Sabbath in
the Hansen and Kosedale churches. Mr.
Taylor, one of our ministerial students,
spoke and the quartet led the singing.
One of the Interesting specimens st
the science department today l a live
porcupine. recolved from Wyoming
through the kindnesa of Koy Wo'ililtt,
former student at the college. Within a
couple of days he developed into a real
Rev. J. P. Anderson gave a splendid
opening talk In chapel on Friday morn
ing on i ouege i.iie ano us .Meaning.
On Saturday 1'rof. Kent, weather man.
mwike on the sutilert, "Competition in
Vt tattier Forecasting."
A large body of students attended the
ThankKglvins- same of foot lall at Kear
ney, and the banquet glvrl In their honor
on the same evening. AWut l'JO or th in
went in a special train and In autos. It
as a real exhibition of foot ball, r
suiting in a soore of ( to t.
The annual foot ball banquet ot the
Hastings college was given Monday
"Yea and the men who sell rubber
nlhr and lliinsaiian aoulashes. I
don't think this winter so far ha been !
beaten for fine weather since 'Kfc. That
wa the year I took charg her and I
remember we had no serious winter
weather until Jinuary S. 1SJW. You know,
was the year of the big bllssard-Jan-uary
11, 1SSS. I came shortly after that
"Yea, sir, this weather simply breaks
mv heart with treasure Beautiful Octo
ber, beautiful November and here we are I
well started on December and beautiful
weather continuing. And every fine day ;
puts another mortgage on the winter. !
My heart Is surely bro'nen with pleasure."
And the caller departed leaving the
broken-hearted colonel to mull over the
circumambient breeies purring melllflu
ously, etc., etc.
evening In the uinng room of the 1'ies-
byte, Ui, church. The attendance was
! largeal in the history of the school,
J his is the event ot the year and It is
looked forward to with real Interest on
th rt ' th the student body and
The college had a larger number of
visitors than usual during Thanksvlglng
vscMlon. Among them were Superin
tendent H. C Welker, t, of Gordon, and
three nf his high school boys, who were
on their way to the High Hchotd Hoys'
conference at Lincoln; Mesors. llatten
and l'hillirlck of Fullerton; Kov. J. P.
Anderson and wife of the Second rhurrh
of Lincoln; Miss May Sheldon of the
Nebraska State Medical school, Mr. Rod
ney Dunlap, '13, of the high school at
stromslmrg; Irlnclpal Red ford Johnon.
13. of the Gothenburg High school; Miss
Kthel Derker, '15, of Wauneta; Mr.
Oeorge Kline, who la In the engineering
school of the university; Miss Dsy and
Miss Buck of Superior, Milton Mook of
Bloomlngton, Miss Nora Tripp of Kear
ney. Mrs. Rosenau and sons, of Alex
andria. A number of these were former
students of the college.
Presldont McLaughlin made a flying
trip to Hot Springs, Ark., last week.
Hasket ball practice has started In
earnest with prospect of th best tesm
the college ha ever had.
Trof. Misner gave two out of town
readings the latter part of the week. He
read. "David Garrlck" and "The Fortune
Tho first number of the college lecture
course will be given on Friday evening
of this week. Tne lecture course was de
layed on account ot the Ixwry meetings.
At a rocent meeting of the athletic
noara, i s were swarded to uien niann,
Young, Jake Glur, -Gall- Hush,
Stoner. Gilford Sanders. Cyrus
Partlow. Charles Cox. Clyde Ileynolds,
Glen Shelmadlne, Percy Burke, Roy Lar
son and Edward Pedersen.
Rev. Mr. Rltchev of the local Christian
ichurch and Chancellor Oeschger of Coi
ner university, visited chapel on Monday,
November 2S. Rev. Mr. Rilchey con
ducted tho devotional exercises and Chan
cellor Oeschger gave a short address,
which was very much appreciated.
Gayety Has Good
Show for Current
Week on Boards
Musical burlesque that Is really musi
cal, because good slncers are presenting
it, Is offered at the Gayety for this
At the opening chorus last night, the
large company of principals and chorus
girls ably demonstrated that they can
Furthermore, the company Includes a
lot ' of "good-lookers,"' creates plenty of
fun, has the sparkle and snap essential
to successful extravaganza, shows some
classy wardrobe and Is also "there"
with tho dancing.
As proof of the taugti-conipelllng quali
ties of the show, it need only be said
that last night a young woman got to
laughing so hard at the fun that the fun
sters themselves had to stop and accept
the compliment until the hilarity
Will J. Kennedy hearts the company.
He will b - remembered-for hi -comic
work In past -seasons as a rube sheriff
tho fellow who says, "I'm a gol durn
br-r-r-ave rnan, I am." The best thing
about his comedy Is that It Is clean cut
and distinctive. Kennedy Is still "com
ing," too; he ha appeared funnier each
season, and during a single performance,
his comedy seems to grow on the audi
ence, so that the longer he Is at it, the
better he becomes. Jack Miller also Is a
capable and popular comedian, and In a
specialty and also with Kennedy and
Harry Kelly, make quite a hit. Harry
Evan la 'a little fellow, who excel at
Lynne Canter has one of the beat female
voice heard at the Gayety this season.
such voice a hers are quite exceptional
In burlesque. Flo Davis Is a regular flash
of lightning a a aoubrette, being both
clever and - gingery In both songs and
dances. Kllly Forsythe and Lottie Black
ford also are pleasing In solos. One of
the big hits of the show Is the Carnival
Four, a male quartet of tremendous
pulling power, consisting ot Jack Witts
Billy Lynch, Charles and Andy Bmltu
Over Two Thousand
Visit Y.M.C. A. Each
Week Day of Year
An average total of 1.600 people visit tho
Young Men' Christian aasoclatlon every
week day, making a weekly attendance
of about 1(1,000, and during an average
week, K0 or more meetings, classes and
miscellaneous gatherings are held In the
These surprising figures were recently
tabulated by General Secretary E. F.
Denlaon of the association, who wanted
to find out to what extent the building
Is being used by the members nd friends
of the association, and b) th public In
Actual count with an automatic counter
showed the number of persons who daily
pass through the door of th association
Then to determine how many meeting v
classes and other gathering are hell
in th building, Becretary Denlaon l ad a
count made of them for a week by his
heads of 'department. The figure
showed th following meetings, clasae.i
and other gatherings in the various de
partment: Educational, 60; boy, 10,
physical, 28; religious. 21.
WUe tat Was lie.
Two suburban gardeners were swear
ing veri seance on cats.
It appears to rue." one said, "thai
they arum to pick out your choicer
plants to scratch out of the ground."
"There's a big yclluw tomcat." th
other said, "that fetches my plants ou
and then sits and actually dif,t me.''
"Why don't you hurl a brick at hnn?'
asked the first speaker.
' That s what makes me mad," w.i
the reply. "1 can t. He get on top o
my greenhouse to defy uie." KuljfUi
City bur I
IN FIRST MEETING
Proposed Loan Agency One of the
Thing-s Engaging Attention
MAYOR DUTLMAN ATTEND?
Thomas F. FM:rf.. Rabbi rrderl-lt
Cohn, J. . Walters Soph,,, Noble and i
J a rin. .M.t t,,nn. .k. . '
held the'r first meet'rtg Sunday
rr.ln In the o-f(-e of t ettv attorney,
with Mayor Pahlman attending
The session wm devoted to a sectional
cons'deratlon of tr new ordinance w-.'h
was read by Mr. Rln and discussed by
Of special Interest was the feature re-
ferrtng to a proposed loan aaencv which
la provided for In the ordinance, a
j stipulation beta that city funds shall not
be used. Rabbi Cohn expressed th hope
that within a short time after the board
shall hav been In operation some public
spirited man will offer funds for us by
the board under conditions similar to
tho of the Welfare board of Kansas
City. Mr. Fturgeas read a report of th
Kansas City board, showing that during
; a recent year I16J.VJ was loaned and only
llSi charged off on account of loss. The
return was 3.U per cent
Mt"f ''rire Interest.
Mayor Pahlman told th member he J
expected the board would prove to be a
live factor In bettering various conditions
In Omaha and he urged the members to
maintain an active Interest.
Mr. Walters called attention to recent
observations he made of crowded condi
tions at moving picture shows and of
careless maintenance of doors and exits.
Rahbl Cohn referred to various Immoral
and Improper pictures being shown at
ome of these places of amusement.
The board understood from the ordl
nanc that they will have full power to
correct conditions in houses offered for
rent, holding owners responsible.
Members will be furnished with badges
and credentials which will give them
authority to enter any public place at
It wa understood that the second as
sistant city attorney will hav charge of
the legal aid work until a regular ap
pointee ha been selected for th plaoe.
Work of f iimlni Weeks.
t'ntll the city council approves th 19H
budget the board will not enter upon any
ex-tensive campaign, but will devote the
next few weeks getting familiar with th
cope of their work and discussing what
hns been done In other cltle where wel
fare board have been established, Kan
sas City being a notable instance.
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This Week We
You Can See Julia
ARTESIAN WELLS FOR THE
PECPLE OF ISLAND OF LEMNOS
I Cot-repp-.ndrnro of The Associated Press.)
IjONPOX. Nov. 10 When the first
British navsl forces landed at Lemnos,
near the entrance of the Dardanelles,
tliev were surprised to find thst the
Islnnd, which has an area of 8no square
I m lea and a population of Sn.WO, was
prai-tlfnlly riV-stltute of drinking water,
exprpt fur uncertain supplies from a few
sum II sprlner. The allied triops were
supplied wllh mineral water sent In shlp
loads through the generosity of a French
woman In Marseilles.
The British aiithorltloa promptly sent to
Canada for engineers, who are now en
gaged In sinking artsslan wells wh'rh
will guarantee the people of Lemnos a
reliable and abundant water supply.
A Scenario Rlakt There.
"The silent drama," sad little sister,
resiling the dramatic notes. "Whst'a th
"Aw," said brother, "tbst's when pa
is sneaking In from the club at 2 a m.,
n his stocking feet with his shoe in
his hit,d and ma Is waiting In the 1-k
H the top of the stairs resdy to whale
him over the head with a curtain pole."
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Will Give Away
Gretchen and Mary
Julia is a very beauti
ful doll. Her bright eyes
and rcsy cheeks tell you
that she is always
cheerful, contented and
happy, and makes ev-.
eryone around her feel
that way, too. You will
be very happy if you
Gretchen and Mary are
for second and third prizes,
and are not dressed like
Julia, but they are very nice
dollies, and will please you.
Th do'is will b giTa
free to th littl girls
vader 11 7ars of a, who
bring- or mail us the larg.
est number of dolls' view
tnre eat ont of th
Dally and Bandar Bos bo.
fi r 4 p. m., Saturday, De
Jvlla'g picture will be la
The Hee every day this week.
'Cut them out and ask your
friends to save the pictures
in their paper for you, too.
See how many pictures of
Julia you cao get, and be
Bure to turn them In to The
Ltee office before 4 p, ni.,
Saturday, December 11.
If yoa doal win pas of
taa Solllo porhap you
oaa (ot on nest week.
Only one doll will b giTa
to any oa peraoa.
at The Bee Office