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fHE OMAHA SUNDAY BEE: NOVEMBER 11, 1917.
Doing in the World
CLUB CALENDAR- '
Omaha Woman's club, Metropoli
tan clubhouse, 2:30 p. m.; fol
lowed by open program of
psychology department, 3:30
P.Vb; 2 p. m., Mrs. W. A. Wil
Daughters of Civil War Veterans,
Tent No. 1, Jay Burns Baking
Omaha Woman's club, public
speaking department, 10 a. m.;
parliamentary practice, 2:30 p. m.
Business Women's dub, Young
Women's Christian association,
6:15 p. m.
South Omaha Woman's club,
Library hall, 2:30 p. m.
Daughters of American Revolution;
Omaha chapter, luncheon at
Hotel Fontenelle, 1 p. m.; fol
lowed by monthly meeting, 2:30
George A. Custer Relief corps, Me
morial hall, 2 p. m.
North Side Mothers' dab, Mrs.
Fair, hostess, 2 p. m.
Belles Lettres Literary club, 2 p.
m., Miss Edith Miller hostess.
Methodist Missionary society with
King's Heralds, Methodist church
Omaha Woman s -club, literature
department, 10 a. m.
Clio club, Mrs. C C Morrison,
hostess, 2:30 pm.
Railway Mail Service, Woman's
clul), annual fruit shower at Old
People's home, 2:30 p. m.
Trinity Parish Aid, Mrs. Frank B.
Johnson, hostess, 7 o'clock.
U. S. Grant Woman's Relief corps,
10 a. m.. Memorial hall.
Frances Willard W. C. T. U., 2
p?m.,' First Methodist church."
Knitting department of the Wom
an' club, 2 p. m.
Omaha W. C. T. U. business meet
ing. 2 p. m., Y. W. C A, ,
Omahr Story Tellers' league, pub
lic library, 4;1S p. m.
Association of Collegiate Alumnae,
,. drama section, Mrs. William
Burton, hostess, 4 p. m.
Home Economics department,
Woman's club, lecture, Dr. A. D.
Dunn, 10 a. m. r
Baptist Missionary circle musical,
' 8 p. m., Mrs. Robbins, hostess.
Chapter B. T. of the P. E. O., Mrs.
U. Grant Brown, hostess.
West Side, W. C T. U., 1 o'clock,
Mrs. S. C. Dunn, hostess.
Woman's Missionary federation, all
day meeting, First Presbyterian
church. ,' ' '. "
Friday-" " "' : ; "
Central Park Mothers' league,. Cen
tral Park school auditorium.
TO HELP Y. M. 0. A. WAE
WORK FUND CAMPAIGN
Betsy Ross Chapter .MMti.V ,
Monday afternoon, stlhe Jay Burns
Baking company the Daughters of the
Civil War . Veterans, Betsy Rosa tent
No.' 1, will hold a meeting. '
Central Park Mothers. j
Central, Park Mothers' league will
hold a meeting Friday afternoon in
the school auditorium. A discussion of
war breads will bo given and samples
will be shown. Mrs. John MaeTaggart
will sing and Dr. Jennie Callfas will
speak on the subject, "Our Girls."
Unit brganlied. 1
The Omaha Woman's club knitting
unit was organised by Mrs. F. J. Birss
Wednesaav.etober 31 Miss Loa
Howard was elected, "chairman and
Mrs. Hi L Dana secretary.' This
knitting unit will meet" at the'dub
rooms at 2 p. m. Wedensday, Novem
ber 14. jo i ir;.;i?-'n t'-W
Scrmo Qx&'-'J C'iCj u"
The Sermo club will give a dutch
treat party, atthe Orpheunt Wednes
d ay afternoon.' . , iJj ..,: v
Woman s Missionary Federation of
Omaha will hold an all-day meeting
Thursday, November 22, at. the First
Presbyterian church. Reservations for
luncheon may be made, through the
council representatives. '-. v
W.C.T. U. Meeting. A
Omaha Women's Christian Tern-
perance :union will meet Wednesday,
i 6.io iot ine regular ousmess meet
ing t the Young Women's Christian
association. - . , "
1 Mrs. J, B. Adams, assisted by Mrs.
Jerome Stone, will have charge of the
program of the literary department
of the Woman's club on Wednesday
Psychology Department ,
The psychology department of the
Woman's club will hold an . open
meeting Monday afternoon. The first
number on the program will be a
duet, "Whispering Hope," given by
Miss Amanda Tebbins and ', Mrs.
Ethel R; Brinkman, accompanied by
Mrs. Ray Abbott. Dr. D. E. Jenkins
will speak on the topic, "The Value of
the Study of Psychology." J. ,
P. E. O. Sisterhood.
Chapter B. T. of the P. E. O. Sis
terhood will meet Thursday after
noon with Mrs. Ulysses Grant
Brown, 1129 South Twenty-eighth
street Parliamentary drill will be led
by Mrs. Karl Patrick. ' Responses to
roll call will be current events,
. Mrs: S. C Dunn. 4701 Mason street,
will be hostess tor the West Side
W. C T. U. at her home, Thursday,
. at 1 o'clock. As the material is now
on hand -the' work of making band
ages will be started at this meeting.
W. C T. U. Reception.
The France Willard W. C T, U.
will hold a reception for new mem
bers at the First Methodist church on
Wednesday afternoon A miscellan
eous program will be given during the
afternoon.. , ,
IX A. R'e. Meet
. The Omaha chapter of the D. A. R.
will meet on Tuesday at the Fonten
elle.' Prof. Sarka Hobkoba,' who
was to have conducted the program,
will' not be able to attend but her
first assistant, Mrs. . W., E. Barclay,
will take her place.'" Luncheon will
be, awed, at 1 o'clock in honor of
The North Side-Mothers', club will
meet with Mrs., Fair, 2435 Saratoga,
November !. at i p. m. . "
Mrs. -George Crocker will read a
paper on "Women, and Their Rela
tion to the War.",
Thanksgiving poem, Mrs. S. F,
Miller. ' ., ,j ,
Music furnished by some soldiers of
Fort Omaha. ,v
Leader of current topics, Mrs. E.
War relief talk. A .
Snipping party, ladies bringing their
Mrs. Barclay and every member is
privileged to attend the luncheon and
program and tiring a guest Reserva
tions must be given before Monday
noon to Mrs. W. W, McBride, Har
ney 2225. . ,
Omaha Story Tellers.
The members of the Omaha Story
Tellers' league are invited to bring
guests to the meeting which will be
held on Thursday afternoon at 4
o'clock at the Public Library. The
leader will be Mrs. Philip Welch, who
will ,tell the biography of a grizzly.
Mrs. William Dox will tell the story
of the white seal, Mrs. O. S. Chitten
den will tell a selected stdry and
Mrs. E, L. Potter will relate a fable.
' Mrs. Martin Day of Fremont,1 State
Inspector of Women's Relief Corps
will , inspect the Ulyses S. Grant
Woman's relief Corps Wednesday
morning at 10 a. m. at Memorial Hall.
Trinity Parish AldT
Trinity Parish Aid will meet Wed
nesday evening at 7:30 o'clock with
Mrs. Frank B. Johnson, 1224 South
Thirtyfifth street ,
Parliamentary Law Department
The Parlimentary Law Department
of the Woman s Uub will meet en
Tuesday at 2:30 at the club rooms.
Mrs. W. P. Harford, the instructor,,
will give, the lesson on debate..
' The. George A. Custer Relief Corps
will hold its regular meeting on Tues
day at 2 o'clock in Memorial Hall of
the Court House. The inssector will
1 be present and all members are re-
United Brethren Service., '
Rev. F. L. ; Reese of ' the United
Brethren will conduct services at the
Old People's Home on Fontenelle
boulevard Sunday afternoon at 3:30.
Assistance for Social Workers. ,
Helpers at, the Social Settlement
are badly needed, especially knitting
instructors and supervisors for the
children's play hours, for odd days
except Saturday and Sunday.1 Hours
3:30 to 5:30 and 6 to 8. Anyone who
can find time to help please call Miss
urea Ampler, t vv amut , i iyi. . ;
George Crook Corps. ,
, Department instructor of the Wo
man's Relief corps, Mrs. Mintie Gay,
of Fremont will be in Omaha Wed
nesday to inspect the George Crook
corps at 2 o'clock. Members are re
quested to be prompt
Fidelis Club. " T '
The Fidelis club will give the fourth
of a series of card parties Thursday
afternoon at the St. Cecelia's school
The hostesses will be
The P. E. O. sisterhood holds its
first regular meeting on Monday aft
ernoon- at the home of Mrs. W. A.
Wilcox. The topic, "The Education
of P. E. O." will be given by Mrs.
J. T. Pickard.
The Methodist Missionary society
will have a meeting at the church
next Tuesday with the King's Her
alds and conduct their promotion into
the Standard-Bearers circle.
The Baptist Missionary circle en
tertained at a musical Thursday eve
ning at the home of Mrs. Robbins,
Bensonhurst. Mr. Oliver, Miss Mar
tin. Rev. Mr. McCIung, Ray Robin
son and Mr. Barton of Benson, Miss
Martin and the Calvary quartet of
Omaha and Mr. Feblowitz of Council
Bluffs took1' part in the program.
Psvcholoev" is to be his topic. Must
caf numbers will be given and M. A.
Hall will speak at the business see
sion. uretnsr the support of the or
ganization for - the Young Men s
Christian association's campaign for
funds to carry out its war work
"Mr. Brittling Sees It Through," by
H. G. Wells, will be studied by the
literature department. Wednesday
morning under the leadership of Mrs,
J. B. Adams. "
South Omaha Woman's Clubs.
South Omaha Woman's club will
hold a business meeting Tuesday
afternoon in Library hall. Roll call
response will . be state federation
Animal stories will be told b
members of the Omaha Story Tel
en' league Thursdav afternoon at the
public library. Mrs. Philip Welcn,
leader of the program, will tell the
bioeraohv of a grizzly: Mrs. William
Dox. the white seal: Miss Florence
McAllister, a selected story, and Mrs.
E. L. rotter, a table. 1 ,
At Old People's Home.
The annual fruit shower tor tne
inmates at the Old People's home
will be given by the Woman's club
of the Railway Mail Service Wednes
day at 2:30 p. m. Mrs. O. F, Hub
bell and Mrs. R. L. Frantz : have
charge of the shower. ,
The drama ' section h will meet
Thursday at 4 o'clock with Mrs. Wil
liam Burton. ' Miss Irma Gross will
discuss Moody's 'play, "Ihe Ureat
The Red Cross section will meet
Monday afternoon at the war relief
rooms, Baird building.
' The executive committee will hold
a meeting on Friday at 4 o'clock at
The November general meeting of
the Associate Collegiate Alumnae will
be he d on Saturday. November 17,
with Miss Mary Phillippi, 2310 .Cali
fornia. The knitting committee re
quests all who have completed gar
ments to turn them in at this meeting;
The settlement committee wUl have
its book of Christmas , cards ready
for inspection also. , , ; . .
Ladies' O. A. rT" : " : - " ,
The ladies of the Grand Army of
the Republic will have charge of a
card party to be held at Labor tem
ple, Nineteenth and Farnam streets,
Tuesday afternoon, November 13.
Proceeds to bt used for war relief
sewing and help pay for Liberty bond.
Ten miscellaneous prizes will be
Those mild and mellow days of
When warm, enticing rays oj
, sunshine call,
Come out and join the hurry- A day or two of this
ing, happy throng Ah! then beware
And remain a time within To catch you unawares
while winttr lasts You'd best watch out!
Come out! The shops entice The new Fall styles are lovely
you with their styles .Come and see
Prepare yourself for wintry But if you cannot come
weather's wiles Just write to me
And let me send to you these
W ' f w 1
Of busy shoppers-who no doubt Select your garments now and Which in far horn of plenty,
'erelong wellprepare' Autumn brings v
Will close theif doors against For old King Winttr hovers ' i
rp HE MATTER of choosing a new' OUCH effects! From Fashion'
rEAR FOLKS r Now is the time
to buyl Regiments of new things
have been arrivirtg daily, keeping
shop-keepers and salespeople busy
mustering them in order, so that they
might be displayed to an advantage.
You've taken a oeek here and there
through alluring shop windows, ad-
cold Boreas' blasts
MY ENTHUSIASM over the ex
quisite blouses at F. W. Thome's
Uptown Shop might spill over an en
tire column of this page were I al
lowed the space, for every one of
them is as eloquent as it can be of the
latest trend of Fashion's thought
brilliant with her whims that are inde
scribable. Gay little turns that make
for most charming individuality. One
that instantly won my admiration was
a combination of navy blue and bisque
Georgette embroidered and beaded in
J oroernostications. chenille - em
broidery will be used extensively on
spring gowns. t In fact, we see it al
ready on fall and winter garments,
and it is one of the most beautiful
embellishments we've ever had, for it
iit f rr
minnff. but not know n ust what uM,Su.l u?u,UvUU
irM .a1J V.... T., K.- I i
jv wyum lujr, iiuw, jruu vc 1UUKCU
-a very exceptional suit blouse, and
to your heart's content and have had
sufficient time for contemplation, so
let's go shopping and see what effi
cient buyers we can be. Women have
learned these war times to buy wisely
and well, and in consequence are
more smartly gowned and in far bet
ter taste than for many seasons past.
SO MUCH has been said and writ
ten about the new hustle silhnn.
ette of the artist-designer, Hickson,
priced $16.50. For the girl who adores jThere are blue Georgettes in exquisite
J WniiRe herriYie rtf Avrpnfinnaf in
terest when such perfectly irresistible
models as those I discovered at La
mond's are offered for our delectation.
Colored blouses are good again, for
they are the correct thine to wear
with suits. Some stunning new suit is equally as effective on filmy Georg-
blouses are shown in this fashionable ettes as on heavier fabrics. The Ideal
second floor shop in the. Securities Button and Pleating Co., third floor
Bldg. One in a beautiful aster shade, of the Brown Block, always the van-
with the new rolling Byron collar,, guard, is prepared to do this embroid-
had an artistic beaded design of fleur ery for you NOW, also the popular
de lis in perfectly natural flower col- effects in soutache. A visit to this in-
ors. It was a beautyl Priced $8.75, teresting top will be an eye-opener
high-collared effects there is a beauty
in nesh Georgette with groups of twin
tucks on which are embroidered, in
couplets large silk dots the piece de
resistance being the genuine filet col
lar and cuffs. It's price is $10.50. But
there are a host of others just as
VfOT A RIVAL of the Kathie Kruse
two-tone combinations,, soft demure
grays, hunter s greens, and woodsy
browns plain, beaded, braided and
embroidered styles. Whatever the
shade of vour suit. vou'U find a charm.
ing blouse either to match or harmon- shop,
ize with it at Lamond's.
and make you appreciate the lovely
enects one sees nowadays on all up-to-date
garments. Beading, braiding,
hemstitching, embroidering and but
tons well, anything to ornament your
garments is cleverly made in this
but lovable, hugable. hu-
The mothers say, "Those
that Im sure you 11 be clad to know'..L. .-j u.
of his most beautiful models. I saw
these at Benson & Thome's this week.
One of taupe chiffon velvet impressed
me as being a particularly lovely crea-
5 i,.nr "A "i1 VPY the T?OR "Les Petit Femmes" there are
uiupcu tuius in uic uatii, wnicn cn- JJ
lines ii io me name or Dustie. inis
daughters cry and want to take two
of them home. Every child should
have one. Priced $1.50 at Orchard &
Wilhelm's Gift Shop.
model, which is to be worn without
a wrap, has a high collar of mole to
harmonize with the velvet. It is in
tended for smart afternoon affairs.
The price is $75.00. .
"Bustle suits," says Modern Eve.
Bustle hats can one conceive?
Bustle pajamas I (Nuf sed.)
TSAW them illustrated and read
about them in Vogue and other
some recent arrivals in oert little
bustle frocks at F. W. Thome's Up
town Shop, 1812, Farnam. In satin,
the colors are blue, gray and plum. In
velvet, blue and taupe. Very excep
tionally priced at $27.50.
TWAS wondering, what to do with
a last winter's hat, when I hap
pened in the shop of, the Bertha
Kruger Co- 429 Paxton Block, the
Three cheers! ' Jeanne Lanvin has
been inspired by the sentiment bei
tween the French public and the
American soldiers and has named one
of her new creations "The Pershing
gown." It somewhat resembles an
army overcoat, hanging straight, and
is loosely and roughly girdled in. The
color is army gray.
rpHEY might be called "An Invita
tron to the Dance," so bewitch
ingly alluring are those twinkling lit
tle party slippers of gold and silver
which I saw temptingly displayed in
the rose velvet showcases of Napier's
Booterie. If any modern Cinderella
should happen to lose one of these at
the ball, and Prince Charming should
find it, he'd simply "lose his head."
that's all 1 The price is $9.00 for these
wusv vu, w 1U1VU JJ1UVR, U1G I . . ,. . , , m . , -----
other day. You should see the clever dainty. slippers, with hand-turned soles
way they have of reblocking and mak
ing over hats. And FURS I WelL I
Eastern magazines, so you can imag- never 1 cleaned and made over -to
ine my delight when I discovered
these swagger OVERNIGHT BAGS
perched above one of the counters in
Thornpson-Belden's." 1 0h I but they
arc good looking and so sane and
sensible withal. The best ever" bag
that has yet invaded the popular realm
of Bag-Dom. If you wish to stay
with a friend overnight, one of these
is just the thing in which to slip your
look as good as new, and they're just
as successful with feathers, too. Miss
Cole (formerly of the Lingerie Shop)
is now connected with this shop, and
is making to order CONSERVA
TION DRESSES. They're, just(a
nifty and smart as can be. t, . , j
"pIDE a cock horse to Banbury
v f.rnss , Wha . vMintriti-
and high French Court heels covered
with the same cloth of gold, or silver.
Sizes 2y3 to 8. Widths AAA to D.
Cash mail orders prepaid, subject to
refund. ? -
In one of our gift shop windows I
saw a very unusual inkwell. It was a
bronze kneeling camel in absolutely
. natural colors the saddle blanket and
fringe being in the same wonderful
shades of reds and blues we see in
Oriental rugs. Priced $4.00.
TjlOR autumn brides there is no
A shop in the city which has more
of a galaxy of lovely gifts than the
Alia Shop. Let me tell you what I
saw there this week that impressed
me as being an ideal bride gift an
elegantly hand-carved round tea-tray
in lacquered mahogany and priced at
$8.00 truly one of the most attractive
gift-things I've seen this falL In this
same carved mahogany lacquer is a
salad bowl with fork and spoon for
$7.50, nut bowl $3.25, and serving
trays, $2.75. Hot water does not in
jure them. The Alia Shop, 207 S. 18th
St., has just received these pieces di
' rect from the Orient.
. A bit of maline with fur combined.
Presto I a HAT when properly lined.
YOU ean snap your fingers at old rTHE TRUEST economy is to use
Jack Frost if muffled up to the "M y-ou n"d and JH?T
Ti tr n t i nn rnnrnnrncn nr it unti urion t. t
.......... , . ...o.. woman t just love to, it dressed m
to nse it for shopping-a shopping bag pracUcal one-piece, wash togs, or
rompers. I saw some splendidly made
garments of this kind this week in
the Tots' Shop of Benson & Thome's.
Of the prettiest blue galatea and neat
ly piped with white, with the cutest
little sailor collar, and a pocket, of
course, tor him to put his wee hankie
Frank Vonrnrdt, ' John 8. Duly,
N. B, Brlnkcr, O. Dvl, .
ThomM Brick, ' J. V. r)yr,
Ellen, Brownlnf, , O. T. Ednty,
Ron Crny, Patrick 0rbey.
A bazar is being planned by the
members of this parish to be held
Monday and Tuesday, November 26
and 27. AH kinds of fancy articles
will be on sale and also home-cooked
edibles. The proceeds will be used
to furnish a new chapel. , , f
Study Clubs." .
Mrs. W.- C. Ross will lead the
program for the Clio club Wednes
day afternoon at the home of Mrs. C
C Morrison. The Bay View course
on South America is to be studied.
War Work Conference.
, State Council of Defense work will
be considered by Omaha chapter,
Daughters of the American Revolu
tion, at the November meeting which
will follow a 1 o'clock luncheon at the
Fontenelle, Tuesday. Prof. Sarka
Hrbkova of Lincoln, chairman of the
women'a committee, is expected to ad
dress the meeting, but if she is unable
to come some other woman "of ' the
committee will, probably Mrs. JV E.
Barkley of Lincoln. , t
Omaha Woman's Club. A
Dr. D. E. Jenkins, president of
Omaha university, and instructor for
the psychology department of the
Omaha Woman's dub, will be the
speaker for the section's open pro
gram, following the business meeting
Monday. "The Value of Studying
Miss Helen Dennis is spending the
week-end at Lincoln. ,v ,
Mrs. Morris Perrine and son, Jack,
of Sherildan, Wyo., are visiting rela
tives. Mrs. Perrine was formerly
Miss Edith Miller.
Mrs. Charles Martin entertained
the Aid society of the Grace Meth
odist church ' at the home of Mrs.
Fred Goerne Thursday afternoon.
The next imeeting of ;the Dorcas
dub will be at the home of Mrs. Les
ter Scroufe, 4201; South Twenty-first
street. ' -
Marjorie, a baby girl, was born to
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Noe Monday.
A number of neighbors and old
friends surprised Mr. and Mrs. John
Consadine Saturday evening on their
fifteenth wedding anniversary. '.
A sacred concert will be given by
the Grace Methodist, choir at Fort
Crook Thursday evening for the sol
diers at the. fort. v ' ' '
A number of affairs have been
given for Miss Josie King, whose
wedding to John Murray will take
place real soon.
Miss Nell Banner entertained a
farewell party Monday evening for
Earnest Smith, who left Tuesday for
Fort Logan, Colo.
One of the prettiest weddings of
the fall was that of Miss Winifred
Kurd, daughter of Mr. Charles Hurd,
and Charles K. Burke Wednesday
evening, at 8 o'dock at Wheeler
Memorial church. Following the
wedding there was a reception at the
home of the bride's -father. The
ceremony was performed by Rev, R.
L, Wheeler. - t.
The wedding marches were played
by Mr. James Wrath.' Preceding the
wedding party Miss Eleanore Alex
ander sang ".Because." The little
flower girls were Miss Irene Stewart
and Miss Grace Margaret Wells, who
carried baskets of daisies and roses.
Miss Ida May Hurd, sister of the
bride, waS maid of honor, and wore a
pale green satin dress and wore a
green maline hat and carried an arm
bouquet of chrysanthemums. Misses
Louise Bratton and Veyleria Wells
were the bridesmaids. Miss Bratton
wore a pink satin gown and Miss
Wells a yellow satin gown. Both wore
maline hats and carried, bouquets of
yellow chrysanthemums. The bride
wore a gown of white satin trimmed
with pearls and finished with a court
train. Her tulle veil was held in
place with pearls. She carried a
shower bouquet of bride's roses. . .
The church and the home were
decorated in baskets of yellow
chrysanthemums combined . with
Mr. and Mrs. Burke left for an east
ern wedding trip, after which they
will be at home on the Burke farm at
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it is, with the smartest air imaginable!
Oh! to be sure, it's just as glad to hold
yonr knitting, too! Made of soft Rus
sia tan calf, or in different black
leathers. Priced $6.75, $8.75 and $9.50.
Then Camisoles I
Now Bagasols !
chin in one of those luxurious.
warmth-giving1; coats r of velonr-de-norde,
baffin "seal, plush and esqui
mette which are now 'on ' display at
the smart style shop of F. W.
Thome's, 1812, Farnam St. Indeed,
by the very nature of their deep, rich
pile fabrics they can even extend their
usefulness into the evening and be
worn appropriately over the theater
and dinner frock. These elegant mod
els are fur-betrimmed with huge col
lars that muffle up around the neck or
ENOUGH of it without waste. This
is. quite- as true of the use of toilet
preparations !as of anything" else.
THE FRANCO-AMERICAN WAY
teaches you to use just what your
skin .and hair conditions require and
nothing more'. This information is
valuable, and you should lose no time
in getting acquainted with it Call
Mrs. ,M. W. Humphrey, the clever
little woman in charge of the shop,
at 772 Brandeis building, who handles
the splendid toilet requisites. Her
phone number is Red 3821.
I7'ORRISOME foot troubles take
"V all the Joy out of life. If you've OH!
any that annoy you, you'd better put O tt
LET me whisper a bit of in-
terestinor nhrtn orin Turn finn-
on yonr bonnet and scoot right up to dred smart tailored and lovely dress
Dr. Rausch. Foot Specialist. 527 Se- chaoeaux will ha offerer! t the
curities Bldg. You'll certainly want Drahos-Luttig French Hat Shop, 1706
to "bless" him after he's removed the J)ouglas, for $5.00, $7.50 and $10.00.
cause of your troubles by his skillful Remember, though, only Monday and
chiropody. , Phbne Douglas 3480. Tuesday this week, so you'd best be
i .; there bright and early.
Cloth-topped boots-are, in strong
demand, either to mltch leather vamps T UXURIOUS! You'll certainly say
or in contrasting shades .that har- -Li so, when you see those beautiful,
monize, ' ' A embroidered, quilted silk robes, made
. in far-away Japan, which have arrived
CHRISTMAS CARDS! -These are in Omaha for our comfort and enjoy
not only very artistic ones, but ment, and may be seen in the fascaiat
Just a bit unusual, for they're import- ing shop of The Nippon Importing
ed from the Orient. A wonderiul co., no a. lotn at ine coiors are
fall fiarlr in orrat rane' the fur nf.
in. lis priced S1.75.' There were also time heinir inert In wide hands to "
cunning togs or madras, wjtn either edge the skirt of the coat The linings T HEAR so many flattering remark!
aione oi tnese nanasome garments are j.
enough to make one go into ecstacies
of delight There are numerous little
details of style and tailoring in these
new coats that will appeal to you' im
blue or pink trimmings, for $1.25.
I hese are for kiddies 2 to 6 years.
these days about Lohrman's man-
tailored suits. He is an artist in cut
ting, and that means everything to
the lines of a garment. And I'm sure
you . will appreciate knowing these
war-times when prices are so sky-high
of a reliable tailor whose prices are
The invisible mesh veil with heavy exceedingly moderate. His shop u
scroll is being worn.
A MONG the interesting revivals ii
the Classic in pottery. Colored
in warm ;vory and, dull putty shades,
these present-day ornaments, which
look as though they might have been
a survival from a temple of some
ancient Greek god, are especially ap
at 433 Paxton Block, you know.
"What are you doing, Mistress Kit?"
"Only, dear sir, my bitsy bit.
Everywhere I go I knit,
Even tho' in church I sit"
"1EE, BOB, aren't those SOME
vJ GUNS?" I heard a bright lad
propriate for the decoration of rooms remark to another, as the two gazed
variety to choose from, and you can
bring in your name-plate and have
.them engraved if you please, which
will add the "personal touch." Better
make your selection early and prepare
them for the Christmas mails at your
leisure. At the W. H. Eldridge Im
porting Co.'s Oriental Shop, 1318 Far
nam. . ,. ,
BRIDE O' THE DAY! What a
charming effect she made when
the strains of the wedding march
ing, her exquisite corsage adding the wtra ll5Per8.or da,.nty muie9Km. A
navy, wistaria, rose, copen and black,
and the price $9.75. And there are
padded silk jackets, too, with or with
out sleeves. Oh! so comfy to wear
under your jacket on cold days. But
I must say a word about the bags
gay, glad bags in figured Japanese
challis, in which to tuck your knitting,
for $4.50. Exquisite embroidered
party or theater bags for $3.50, made
of silk crepe.
And tri wear with those lnvelv
'robes or boudoir negligees are quilted tinted background on which are paint
in which furniture of the Adam te
riod is used. In Orchard & Wilhelm's
Gift Shop I found a table displaying
this classical pottery. Large urn
shaped vases, high-stemmed oval
fruit comports, dignified candlesticks,
and bowls for flowers or fruit, which
look as though hewn out of stone.
From the Bowl Shoo in Boston
comes hand-thrown and hand-decorated
porridge- bowls,, mayonaise
bowls, egg cups and vases to be wired
for lamos. This ware has a cream-
hnai touch to her costume, i was
fortunate to have seen it first of all at
LEE, LARMON'S FLOWER SHOP
in the Hotel Fontenelle, before it was
boxed for the bride herself a shower
of white sweet peas set in a quaint
lace paper frill, in turn softened by a
frill of firmy silk tulle.And the tiniest
flower girl carried a miniature bride's
bouquet of tiny Cecil Brunner roses.
It was just too sweet! But, then, Lar
men's corsages always are so ador
ably lovely. You should see the ones
he makes of English violets.
rpHEY'RE perfectly exquisite," I
J- exclaimed, when Mrs. Nieman,
in Arnold H. Edmonston's, took out
a green velvet case of platinum and
diamond dome rings for my inspec
tion when I visited that pretty Jew
elry Shop, second floor Securities
Bldg., the other day. "The ultimate
word" in dinner rines are these lovely
things, with their filigree platinum and
green-gold tops. A lovely Christmas
present for HER, which can be pur
chased on the easy payment plan if
you like. Priced $50.00 to $100.00.
Who would suppose
One could pinch up one's nose
Then wear round one's neck.
And look "sweet as a rose,".
"SKUNK" the very popular trimming?
cate shades of lavender, pink, blue and
white, or brocaded effects, adorned
with fluffy rosettes of chiffon. An
adorable Christmas gift to Her I In
our shoe shops, for $2.50 to $5.00.
PICTURES are delightful-things
when well chosen and artistically
framed both require time if one is to
gain the perfect, the desired effect.
Choicest antiques and modern copies
of the best masters originals in
water-colors, landscape, mezzo-tints
in plate colors and many others for
your selection are to be found at the
A. Hospe Company's Art Shop.
Framing is a specialty here.- Take a
bit of time select your picture, then
have it harmoniously framed. Re
member "picture thoughts" for
Christmas are timely, if chosen in
ed old-blue or yellow decorations. A
breakfast-set for a child has a row
of bunnies on it and his name "John
His' Bowl" or " , His Plate," or.
whatever the piece might be., These
sets may be ordered with the name of
the particular child for whom the gift
pOSTLY thy habit as thy purse
can buy, but not expressed in
fancy; rich not gaudy." How very
longingly in one of the Farnam Street
windows of Benson & Thome's the w -other
day, at an exhibit of "LONG (
TOM" disappearing guns, which are
to be given absolutely free with every
purchase of $10.00 made in the Boys'
Shop of that store between Novem
ber 2 and December 15. These
miniature guns are exact reproduce
tions of real guns used by the u. S.N A.
If you want your small son to feel
the real "thrill that comes once in a
lifetime," you'll see that he is the
proud possessor of one of these won
derful toys. By the way, has he a
Mackinaw? There are some excep
tionally dandy ones in this shop made
by a high-class manufacturer who
really tailors them in stylish plaid
mixtures prices $5.85 to. $10.50. If
he's needing a new suit there are
some splendidly made ones with extra ,
pair of knickers for $5.95 by easy
steps to $18.00. Anyway, he MUST
have one of those guns!
T UCIEN STEPHEN'S
apropos this saying of the immortal f Men. 1W1 i-arnam is teeming
bard applies to the rich-toned velvets with all kinds of splendid holiday sug-
that are offered us this season. Velvet
Remember, I'm always happy to
help you out with ideas and to do
your shopping for you.
Be sure to state price, size and
as many details atf possible when
writing to me, and kindly enclose
stamp for a reply. Purchases will
be aent C O. D. unless accompan
ied by a check or money order.
Polly The Shopper,
Omaha Bee. '
conforms to war-time demands, for it
is a fabric that needs no aid to make
a handsome gown or costume, and yet
can meet the requirements of service
ability demanded by the patriotic
woman of today. The most beautiful
collection of velvets I've seen is at
Thornpson-Belden's. I was shown
two weights in chiffon, or panne vel
vetthe "erect pile," or "mirror" fin
ish, both equally lovely for gowns,
suits oievening wraps. All the want
ed autumnal colorings are shown, in
cluding taupe, smoke, mole, seal, Afri
can brown, grape, Russian green,
French blue, navy, midnight blue and
black. . .
To add a light touch
To a darker effect
Embroider with white
Does Dame' Fashion elect
cestions. As this is to be a Christ
mas of useful gift-giving, why not
select foriHIM one of those good
looking bathrobes on display in this
shop. The Christmas neckwear is un
usually handsome, and there art
scarfs, new gloves, etc .There is n
questioning the wisdom of making
gifts of this practical character.
I"ll now say good-bye! , j
And assure you I'll try
To help you select
What e'er you'll elect.
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