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THE OMAHA SUNDAY tEE: NOVEMBER 11. 1917.
Brief City News
flHt inum ft'cddinf Klnfi Edholm.
Lighting Fiiturrs Burgw-Qranda Co.
Me Root Print It New Beacon Ptrw.
MiU Dle, PremtworU Jubilee MU. Ce.
S5e Luncheon at Empress Garden.
Dinner 15. Paxton Chocolate Shop, ( to I.
Have Your Bath Room Enamelwi
Consult Jensen's Paint Shop. D. 1774.
Isldor ZIorUt has moved his law of
fices to ,r9 First National Bank build-inK-
To Dance Sunday ight Members
of the Younp Men's Hebrew associa
tion win give a dance at the
club rooms Sunday night.
Save Fuel Have your windows and
doors equipped with Iliggin metal
weather strips. The Higein Mfg. Co.,
City Nat. Bauk Bldg.. Douglas 4911.
Services at House of Hope Rev. O.
r. Haltzly, pastor of Kountze Memor
ial church, will conduct services at the
House of Hope Sunday afternoon at
City Hall Helps Fumli-E. J. Seroy
f Commissioner Kuprel's office
raised $137.25 among city hall em
ployes for the Ked Cross Christmas
fund for soldiers and sailors.
Bcardsley to Business Men. II. M.
Heardsley, ex-mayor of Kansas City,
will be in Omaha next Monday to
eak before the Commercial club at
ion. "The Red Triangle and Con
rvation of Men," is the subject of
Ejnvortli league Meetings. The
Walnut Hill Epworth league will hold
a series of meetings from November
11 to November 18 in the nature of a
recruiting campaign. Sunday evening
th meeting will be at 6:30 in the par-Ifft-s
of the Walnut Hill Methodist
church and during the remainder of
the wack at 7:30.
Memorial for T. J. Mahoney -A
handsome memorial booklet has been
issued In honor of the late Timothy
J. Mahoney, prominent Omaha attor
ney. It is handsomely printed and
bound and contains a full page por
trait and the addresses delivered at
'he memorial services held in the fed
tral and district courts in his honor.
Fine Fireplace Goods at Sunderland'!.
Searts of Bussian '
People Not With
San Francisco, Nov. 10. Kerensky
had for a long time been losing his
popularity with certain elements of
the Russian people and his failure to
supply the military forces a needed
authoritative head contributed further
to his difficulties,' William B. Carnes,
who left his post at the United States
consulate at Moscow on September
18, said here tonight.
Mr. Carnes, who is on his way to
Washington, added that at the time
he left, the American embassy was al
ready packing up at Petrograd, so as
to be ready to move to Moscow.
"Despite the turn events have taken,
I do not believe the Russian people
will make a separate peace,' Mr.
Carnes continued. "Even if the ex
, , treme radicals get ( into power, they
(will not stay in for long, because the
.p hearts of the Russian people are not
j. with them. The people will want to
' continue the war as soon as internal
affairs are adjusted,
"While I do not believe the Rus
sian people would make a separate
peace we must not expect any ma
teriil aid from them for some time,
owing to the demoralized condition of
"In the long run the present events
in Petrograd may not prove a bad
thing for the allies. They may clear
the way far a better and firmer gov
Fifty Members U. S. Rochester
Crew Land at (rish Ports
Londonderry, Nov. Id. Fifty mem
tiers of the crew of the American
steamer Rochester have been landed
at Irish ports. The captain was se
verely injured. The Rochester was
attacked by three submarines.
A dispatch from London Thursday
said the Rochester had been sunk by
a torpedo November 2, and that four
sailors were kn6wn to have been lost.
' One bffat, with the second mate and
13 members of the crew, was missing
when the dispatch was filed.
Bee Want Ads Produce Results.
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B'Vc porVtv, Rpnid C:ty So. P'-Vxtl.
Darkens Gray Hair
CLEAN, simple, marvelous in its
action this new, scientlfie toilet pre
paration Nevbb-Tel the world's finest
hair restorative. Put upin sanitary, delicately-perfumed
tablet form; noeztrastoboy. no
concoctions to bother; every tablet eompkto
in itself, to be diMol vea in a uroe
water as used. Darkens aray
hair so gradually your own
Mends can wever- j ei ,
and that's why it has been
legally accord ad the name
Nbvek-Tjl was born in
college laboratory and
worked out by those
who fully recognized
the handieaD of D re-
ma tare gray hair. More
than a thousand tests
were made. The combin
ation of chemicals which
TrvkMuk Hi. pavethehairapositive.gradual
darkening without the slightest stain to the
skin was adopted, and is today legally known
throughout all civilized countries as
Nkvir-Tel. Treatise on ear of the hah- in
every box, also early history of Nevjsa-TKU
At ait druggltt 50a
Face Pa nt Tabooed '
Remove Skin Instead
"A few years sgo only one class of women
painted their faces," says Dolly Madison.
"It was a sipn of social ostracism and was
tabooed In refined circles. The custom has
become so universal we must admit it is to
be deplornl and to be shelved as soom as
How foolish to seek artificial 'beauty
of this sort, obnoxious from artistic and
moral standpoints, when it is so easy to
obtain a truly natural complexion by the
use of ordinary mereolized wax, which saaf
be had at any drug store in -ariginal one
ounce package. This mereolized wa U so
effective and so harmless, no one need
think of using anything else for the pur
pose. Applied like cold cream at night, and
washed off in the morning, it at once begins
So show its remarkable rejuvenating effects.
It gently absorbs the lifeless surface skin In
tiny particles, (rradually showing the fresher,
' livelier, beautiful underskin. Naturally it
takes with it all sarface defects, like freckles,
pimples, chaps, moth patches and liver spots.
DARKEN SIGNS TO
SAVE NATION'S FUEL
Government Issues Order Lim
iting Use of Coal for Electric
Display Advertising to
Specified Hours. '
(By Associated Press.)
Wsahington, Nov. 10. The govern
ment's first move towards eliminating
nonessential industries to save coal
was made tonight in an order by the
fuel administrator limiting the use of
fuel for electric display advertising to
the hours between 7:45 and 11 o'clock
p. m. A score of other industries will
be affected by similar orders that will
be issued as soon as a complete classi
fication is made.
Faced by the realization that coal
production cannot keep pace with the
present rate of consumption the fuel
administration is ready if necessary to
guarantee supplies only for domestic
users and industries either necessary
in the conduct of the war or vital to
Save 50 Per Cent.
It is estimated that the limiting of
electric advertising to three and a
quarter hours each night will save 50
per cent of the fuel now used in main
taining the siens. that light Broadway
in New York City and hundreds of j
less famous thoroughfares in towns
throughout the country. In a state
ment accompanying today's order the
intimation is carried that it may be
come necessary to eliminate electric
Exception was made in the order for
signs maintained by small merchants
for the purpose of directing the public
to their places of business. If these are
not of unreasonable size they will be
permitted to continue lighted while
the establishments are open for busi
ness, but must be dark with the clos
ing of shops.
Experts say that about 250,000 tons
of coal are used annually for the oper
ation of display signs. This amount, it
is estimated, would keep 100,000 fam
ilies warm during the winter months.
Gas Men Approve.
A committee of gas and electric
service companies co-operated with
the fuel administration in framing the
order and gave full approval to its
The fuel administration's plans for
cutting down the supplies of coal to
nonessential industries were outlined
tonight by Fuel Administrator Gar
field in this statement:
"Action will be taken in the imme
diate future in curtailing shipments
to plants using coal in the manufac
ture of nonessential. This will be
undertaken by the curtailment, rather
than by elimination in order that the
general situation will be disturbed as
little as possible. The improvement in
transportation which must be accom
plished, together with the curtailment
of shipments to certain industries, will
provide a sufficient amount of coal for
railroads, munitions plants, public
utilities and domestic requirements.
Reduce) Freight Traffic.
"The transportation situation can be
relieved only by reduction in the
amount of freight the roads shall be
cslled upon to handle. The reduction
of coal shipments willaccomplish this,
in that it will remove from the rails
the percentage of coal covered by
such reduction and will accomplish a
proportionate reduction in the amount
of products to be. removed as a re
sult offauch curtailment.
"The government's coal require-
'Dry" State First Aim
Of JV Y. Women Voters
New York, Nov, 10. A campaign
to make New York "dry" through
women's votes, is tinder way. Op
ponents of the liquor traffic an
nounced today that at New Year's
eve watch services in New York
churches, .women will sign petitions
calling for a referendum on local
option next April.
The law compels a leferendum on
local option upon petition of 25 per
cent of the "qualified" voters. New
York state women will become vot
ers January 1.
ments have been provided and atten
tion now is being given to various
steel plants and other plants manu
facturing government munitions and
supplies. Supplies for public utilities
are being provided on a permanent
basis, as are domestic requirements.
Special arrangements have been made
to provide coal for shipbuilding plants,
which will assure their operation on a
full-time basis. The same applies to
the airplane program."
Editor Proposes New Plan
For Insurance of Soldiers
Aberdeen, S. D., Nov. 10. (Special.)
A. E. Chamberlain of the Dakota
Farmer has evolved a method of help
ing the soldiers and sailors to keep
their lives insured for the benefit of
their dependent relatives or families
that is thought to be practicable, lie
has written President Wilson, mem
bers of the war insurance board, Sec
retary McAdoo, Cjuartcrmaster Gin
eral Crowder and others, suggesting
that instead of the price of the insur
ance on the lives of soldiers and sail
ors being taken out of their pay, as
the soldiers' and sailors' insurance
law provides, American citizens be
granted the privilege of keeping up
such insurance. By the terms of the
law $8 pays for $1,000 of b'fe insurance
for a soldier or sailor. Mr. Chamber
lain himself expresses a desire to pay
for at least $5,000 worth of insurance
each for two soldiers, and he sug
gests that enough other Americans
would be willing and even eager to
do the same thing, to keep up the life
insurance policies of every soldier and
sailor in the service of the country, or
at least of those who, for lack of
means outside of their pay, might be
hard put to it to spare the necessary
amount from their pay.
Head Russ Baltic Fleet Says
He Will Adhere to Kerensky
A Pacific Port, Nov. 10. Admiral
Klotscheck, formal commander' of the
Russian Baltic fleet and head of a
Russian naval commission that has
been consulting in Washington with
government officials for several
weeks, said today that he and his fel
low commissioners would in no case
support the Lenine government, but
would report to the government rep
resented by Kerensky, on reaching
"I believe this is only another trans
itory event," he said in reference to
the Petrograd revolution, "and think
all right minded Russians will soon
come to their senses."
The admiral added that he felt con
vinced that this was not the end of
Kerensky's government, by any
Red dross Workers Active.
Exeter, Neb., Nov. 10. (Special.)
Tuesday and Wednesday were stren
uous days for the Red Cross work
ers. Girls in Red Cros uniforms
were everywhere gathering in dona
tions, selling popcorn and home
A WONDERFUL SALE OF
Sample Coats and Suits
For Monday, Nov. 12th
Among this assortment are high
priced velvet coats, trimmed with gen
uine opossum fur, large collars and cuffs
with very expensive linings. Also velour
plushes, baffin seal and pom poms. All
these garments will be on sale Monday,
at a saving of
V3 to V2
the Regular Prices
Nearly 200 Beautiful Fall Suits,
plain or fur trimmed. Chiffon, broad
cloth, velours or wool poplins, at
Values to $37.50
a f a i hi h
l For fl f) 1 YSTSP ' Fonner i
- iiMfflHMiBig GRANDMA U
I 1409 DOUGLAS STREET. i
JAP MISSION SAYS
FAREWELL TO D. S.
Viscount Ishii, Head of Visiting
Delegation From Nippon,
Grateful for Courtesies
Lincoln Invites All Idle
Loafers To Leave Town
Lincoln, Nov. 10. Under orders
of the mayor of Lincoln, the police
of the city are accosting every man
who does not appear to be busy
and unless assurance is received
that the persons addressed are em
ployed, they are cither supplied with
work or urged forcibly to get out
of town. The number of unem
ployed in Lincoln at present is said
to be lower than ever before.
A Pacific Port. Xov. 10. A farewell
statement expressing deep obligation GoVPrnmPflt FivpS Jfi PpP
Ton as Price on Coke
Washington, Nov. 10 Coke prices
for the entire country were fut'd by
the fuel administration today in a rul
ing continuing the price of $( a ton,
set by tlie w.u industries board for
Conncllsville coke, in an agreement
with steel producers.
The order reads in part:
,"The maximum prices for coke,
made in ovens, without by-product re
covery, east of the Mississippi river,
shall be: Wast furnace coke, $d;
foundry coke, 72 hour selected, $7f,
crushed coke, over one inch si
$7..0. The maximum prices iw
various grades of bee-hive ciike,
made in districts other than Wmt
described heretofore, shall bear the
same ratio to the established price
of the coal from which the cuke is
made as the average contract jiriccs
of the same grade of coke had to the
average contract prices of coal during
the vears 1912 and 1913."
to the nation was given to the Asso
ciated Press today by Viscount Kiku
jire Ishii, in anticipation of his de
parture for Japan in company with
the mission of which he was the hrad
and which negotiated a new agree
ment regarding the far east. The
"The kindly welcome given bv the
Pacific coast to our mission fias totind
most lavish endorsement and empha
sis at every point we have visited in
the United States. It only remains
for me as the parting guest, to ex
press through the Associated Press,
our sincere and heartfelt gratitude to
the whole people of this great coun
try for the hospitality, the courtesy
and the high consideration we have
"1 do not underestimate the obliga
tion under which we of Japan have
been placed in the personal debt 1
owe to the president and people of
the United States. We are prepared
to meet that obligation to the limit
of our ability and to maintaiji a
friendship and confidence which is
based and nurtured on good under
standing and good neighborhood.
"We came with a firm belief in the
broad and generous spirit oj America.
We leave with a sense of profound
admiration for your splendid human
ity and patriotism, coupled with your
unswerving loyalty to the high prin
ciples of the cause to which we are
Arrangements were made for an
enthusiastic sendoff for the party by
city officials and others whft enter
tained them on their Way east.
the restaurant wearing a dress which
matched one of the samples. Miss
Coflield notified the sheriff, who re
covered from the young woman most
of the stolen clothing.
Swedish Singing Society
Meet This Evening
The Swedi.sU Singing Society Xor
den will celebrate its tenth anniver
sary tonight in the Swedish audito
rium. A program will be olVered. fol-
THORNE'S FOR COATS
85.00 Coats, $74.50
$75.00 Coats, $64.50
$G5.00 Coats, $54.50
$50.00 Coats, $39.75
$40.00 Coats, $34.50
$80.00 Costs, $24.50
$25.00 Coats, $19.75
F. W. THORNE CO.,
1612 FARNAM ST.
j lowed ly rrtreshmeiit-..
Thief Couldn't Escape
Keen Eyes of Waitress
Centerville, S. IX, Nov. 10. (Spe
cial.) Miss Lola CofliehL an 'attache
of a restaurant at Broolnngs, proved
a detective of ability. Her keen eyes
resulted in the recovery of a suitcase
full of valuable clothing belonging to
Miss Daisy Pierce of tiiis city, which
wrs stolen from an automobile in
which the Pierce family several weeks
ago made a journey to Brookings.
Miss Pierre sent a sample of the
.stolen goods to Miss Coflield. The
other day a young woman walked into
' "Let Well Enough
Alone" Was Never .
Inscribed on the
Banners of Progress
Who killed ambition? "I,"
said the conservative, "With
my little preservative. I killed
Paraphrasing, the nursery rhyme that relates the tragio
fate of "Cock Kobin" brings vividly to mind the fact that
conservatism carried to extremes would tiflo originality, and,
therefore, world progress.
Conservatism is a brake it says "go slow."
Conservatism is cowardly it fears the possibility of mak
ing a mistake.
True, Triumph is often preceded by mistakes but con
servatism is a perpetual mistake.
To this day respectable and respected Dentists of the
"old school" are hammering gold fillings into tooth cavities,
torturing their patients hour after hour because they are
not sure that the modern method of gold inlay is better.
Many well fed and well bred "private" dentists are
charging $50 to $100 for plates (which they require a week tov
complete), which I turn out in a single day for less than
half their charges. Patients are cither subjected to unneces
sary pain or, given dangerous general anaesthetics at a
cost of $5 per tooth because the Conservative Dentist has al
ways been too conservative to investigate modern methods.
Had every Dentist been as much "afraid of the dark" as
vthe class of gentry referred to, the perfection of my local
anaesthetic would never have been attempted and the bene
fits of this safe and painless method of extracting teeth would
, have been lost to humanity.
I am always willing to be guided by "the lamp of etperi
ence," but I never did believe its rays were confined to the
' ruts and I was ambitious enough to strike out for myself,
and to learn newer and better ways of practicing dentistry
which would enable me to give my patients more satisfactory
work than they had heretofore had and at prices within the
jeach of the family of the average working mart
Perhaps I may be called "radical," but I have also been
successful and my success has been due to and shared by
the fair minded, wide-awake people who had had a surfeit of
conservatism with its antiquated theories and expensive
Painless Withers, Dentist
423-428 Securities Bldg . 16th and Farnam Sti.
Office Hours: 8:30 A. M. to 8 P. M. Sunday, 0 to 1.
If you attend the Grtt Closing Out Sulu of tb Maytlrn Brot. stock
now going on at our wararonms, 131J-13 Tarnim St. Cvr $100,000
worth of Pianos nd Musical Mrchivna.e bought by us for spot cash
at 33c on the dollar nre now offered nt rive-.iivay prices.
Never before in
the history of any
Stcre have such &
number of high
grade pianos and
players been as
one roof at such
low prices and
You Take No
WI.en you solect one of these pianos.
Many such well-known makes as
Knabe, Everett, Sohmer, Mehlin, J.
& C. Fischer, Schaeffer, Price &
Tceple and others are included, and
besides wa assume all responsibility
ns regards the piano giving satisfac
Here's a Partial List of the Bargains
We Have Hundreds of Others
! Our PIAIJI
J. & C. Fischer
J. W. Northern
Srtiith & Nixon
Price & Teeple
We tell you honestly and for your own interest hat values such
at we are offering in this sale cannot be duplicated. It will pay you
to buy now, for you can save $150 to $200 and have the piano reserved
for Christmas delivery if desired.
Terms Arranged To Suit You,
$5 Per Month Up ,
Latest Player Rolls, 25c and up.
Popular Sheet Music, Se per copy and up.
Violins, Banjos, Guitars, Ukuleles and all other musical merchandise)
at lowest prices.
usF PIANO CO.
Tel. Doug. 1623.
A VETERAN DRUGGIST TELLS
FACTS ABOUT PERUNA
50c to $1.50
Entirely remodeled ad renovated. Absolutely new fa.
Xtura ia over room. Steam heat. Hot and cold water.
; SPECIAL RATES TO PERMANENT GUESTS
13th and Jackson Sts. Omaha, Neb. Tel. Tyler 3398.
TEA TO DARKEN HAI
Common garden sage brewed into a
heavy tea with sulphur added, will
turn gray, streaked and faded hair
beautifully dark and luxuriant. Just
a few applications will prove a reve
lation if your hair is fading, streaked
or gray. Mixing the Sage Tea and
Sulphur recipe at home, though, is
troublesome. An easier way ii to get
a bottle of Wyeth'i Sage and Sul
phur Comound at any drug store all
ready for use. This is the old-time
recipe improved' by the addition of
While wipy, gray, faded hair is not
sinful, we all desire to retain our
youthful appearance and attractive
ness. By darkening your hair with
Wyeth's Sage and Sulphur Compound,
no one can tell, because it does it so
naturally, so evenly. You just dampen
a sponge or soft brush with it and
draw this through your hair, taking
one small strand at a time; bymorn
ing all gray hairs have disappeared,
and, after another application or two,
your hair becomes beautifully dark,
glossy, soft and luxuriant.
This preparation is a delightful
toilet requisite and is not intended for
the cure, mitigation or prevention of
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Mr. L. A. Richardson, Marine, Illinois, writes: "I have been engaged
in the retail drug business here for the past forty years. During this
time I have seen many patent medicines come into use, flourish for one
or two years and then gradually disappear. There are very few of these
remedies that possess enough real merit to insure them long life.
"Peruna has always been a good seller with us, with a marked in
crease from year to year. The change in the formula some years ago,
by the addition of the slightly laxative properties, has made it a reliable
remedy for constipation and for colds. If taken hourly in teaspoonful
doses by adults it will break up the worst cold in two or three days'
time. I take pleasure in urging my brother druggists to recommend it
for these two ailments."
Mr. Richardson's credit rating in the Hayes Druggists' Directory g
"A," which means high, the very best. '
' Those who object to liquid medicines can now procure Praaa