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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Dec. 23, 1917)
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Mr. Busy Man !
The Cricket Room
SOLVE the gift-giving problem in a most satisfac
tory way give
Issued for any amount you say and redeemable in
any section of our store. Just call accommodation
bureau, Douglas 137, and give your order.
TS a-restful place and a very convenient One,
too, where you may be served with a well-
cooked luncheon or dinner. Supper from 5 to
8:30, or dainty, appetizing refreshments at
Vie Cfivistmas Store for OvertBody
airhours of the day.
To the unfortunate
children of the poor. To
little boys and girls lying
on beds of pain in hospi
tals and orphans in insti
tutions. We will send your pur
chases for these little
ones direct with your
card, on which is written
any bright message you
leave with us. Or we will
send them just from
Perhaps you would
prefer to have them sent
to you, so as to give your
self the joy of personal
The Toy Store is brim
ful of , suggestions for
gifts to these poor chil
We've reduced the prices on
all brass and metal desk sets
exactly or. .-third to accomplish
a complete clearaway before
You'll also find included in
this offering metal desk acces
sories, ink wells, etc.
Burfest-Naih Co. Main Floor
A Sale of
, Mixed Nuts
Guaranteed to be fresh, 1917
crop, clean stock, brazils, fil
berts, pecans, almonds and
soft shell California walnuts.
We handle nuts early on oc
casions like this and do not
want to have any on hand after
Christmas that's the reason
for the extremely low price.
Burget-Nh Co. Down Stairs Store
v ers, Wreath?, Etc
There is possibly nothing
that lends more cheer and good
feeling to Christmas Day than
flowers and Christmas decora
tions. Our floral section is well pre
pared to accept your orders and
assure a prompt and efficient
Fresh Cut Flowers.
All specially priced for
Bur(M-Nash Co. Main Floor
iL,asiL vcuiu icq Auiiinc foyers
fE, how the boarders yell, when they hear the dinner bell," runs an old song. Oh, how the shoppers will scurry in Monday when thev
' J realize that only a few fleeting hours remain in which to complete all necessary Christmas buying. To those who have put off buv
ing Christmas gifts until now, we announce that y y"
ARK DOWN OF PRICES
Has Been Made on All Kinds of Holiday Merchandise and These Goods
Are Gathered Into Lots for Quick and Convenient Clearaway Monday
In making these reductions before, instead of after Christmas, we can clear stocks effectually and shift from holiday to regular mfr
chandise with much greater facility than we could were we to hold out for profits to the last hour. The advantage of the belated shonnp
is evident, for there are hosts of cases where the purchasing power of the customer's money is doubled. All kinds nf mft n,i oV,vlt
to this scaling of profits. BUU
STORE OPEN MONDAY EVENING UNTIL 9 O'CLOCK
All White French Ivory Has
Been Reduced for Monday
YOU'LL find a remark
ably well assorted line
from which to choose, and
remember, you save just a
third of the original price.
Comb and brush
Manicure Sets, 5
Manicure Sets, 3
Powder puff boxes.
Combs, large and
White ivory clocks.
Heavy block ivory,
heavy brush and
Ivory hair brushes
Toilet water bot
tles. Bud vases.
Burgei-Nah Co. Main Floor
Leather Overnight Cases
Reduced for Clearaway Monday
to V2 Price
EVERY over-night case fitted
with the various toilet articles
for either man or woman is included
in the clearaway Monday. Late
shoppers will find splendid gift se
lections here and at a big aving.
Other Items in Leather Goods
At One-half Price
Manicure Sets fn cases
Slipper Cases, Etc.
Burge-Nah Co. Main Floor
A Pretty Bath Robe or Negligee
Always Acceptable as a Gift
WHAT woman would not be highly pleased and appre
ciate a gift of this sort?
Beacon Blanket Robes,
$4.95 to $10.00
Made qf the best quality of
soft beacon blankets in all those
new two-toned effects, exquisite
ly tailored. Satin trimmed, panels,
pockets, collars, cuffs and rope
Breakfast Coats, at $16.50
In satin, pussy willow, armura
Reussa silk, in blue, flesh, orchid
and wisteria, at $16.50.
Boudoir Caps, 50c to $5
In Tarn o'Shanters, Billie
Burke, Chin Chin, Peg o' My
Heart- and hundreds of other
styles made of the most bewitch
ing combinations of lace, ribbon,
flowers, satins, silks and chiffons
in every conceivable color.
Japanese Robes, at $9.75
Hand embroidered shaded silk,
exquisite shades, $9.75 to $50.
Burreu-Nash Co. Second Floor
Practical Xmas Gifts From the House
furnishing Section Down Stairs Store
hm a hogany
I center and
The Home Nut Cracker will
not crush the kernel; easy to op
Nut sets, consists of nut crack
er and 6 picks; set, 25c.
Nut crackers, 10c.
.Nut picks, 6 for 15c
Casserole, solid brass frame,
nickel plated, 8-inch earthen in
Wearever aluminum sauce
pans, 2-quart size, 69c
"Caloric" fireless cookers,
pure aluminum lined and alumi
num utensils; each, $14.00.
Landers, Frary & Clark's
bread makers, 4 to 6-loaf size,
Universal carving sets, stag
handles; three-piece sets, $3.95.
Mckel-plated crumb tray and
scraper; set, 75c.
Alumi n u m
cup size; spe
"U n i v ersal"
Electrical grills, oblong shape,
wash ing ma- v,
Caloric electri- 'fh??s.
cal fireless - i ; -cooker,
$28.00. r-it. t , i
e 1 e c t r i ca!
Burfeat-Nath Co. Down Stair Store
Electrical heating pads, $5.00.
Electrical waffle irons, $10.00.
Electrical curling iron and
hair dryer, $5.00.
Electrical percolator, every
one guaranteed, 5-cup size, $10;
7-cup size, $10.50; 9-cup size,
roasters, with meat rack, $4.40.
Cast aluminum fry pans, wood
handle, No. 8 size, $2.39.
Universal lunch kits, with
vacuum bottle, $3.25.
Guaranteed "Universal" razor,
blade made of best quality
ASJ Minute I
v Suggestions that may help you M
to decide what to choose as gifts. jjjjjr
iBooks of every sort? for young
and old. Books of fiction, war,
standard works, children's stories,
gift books, etc.
One can always rely on hand
kerchiefs as being acceptable and
A booth fitted with articles that
the Sammy will appreciate, also
gifts for those who have friends
in the service.
fc Safety Razors
The new Gillette U. S. Service
set it fits the kit or the pocket
it fulfills every shaving need of
Uncle Sam's boys. Price $4.50.
Thermos bottles, lunch kits,
carafes, etc., splendid range of
M (Main Floor.)
? Toilet Articles
ffii Perfumes, toilet water, smelling Jyf
5r salts, etc, collection embracing tfo
several of the great favored lines. r
(Main Floor.) M
Oh, yes, you can't go amiss in
selecting hosiery for gifts, and our W
line is very complete, too. JK
(Main Floor.) f
Sporting Goods ,
Men and boys like gifts of this
sort golf 'clubs, golf balls and
bags, dumb bells, punching bags,
The Great Western make a
very high grade wheel, with
motorcycle equipment, $27.50 to
Make acceptable and appreciat
ed gifts for men. Our line is quite
varied and affords good selections.
For men, women, boys and girls
regular or wrist styles, plain or
Very acceptable gifts to the
Sammy, useful for anyone, for
that matter, splendid selections.
For everybody men, women,
boys and girls, with a price range
of 50c to $7.50.
Give the boy a pair. He'll ap
preciate the gift and be sure to
choose them here from this big
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Aujrunc, yuuiig ur oiu, win up- k
preciate a gift like this. Our line 2f
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2f i very complete ana our amateur hj
(Main Floor.) Jf
S Play Suits J
Boys play suits Scouts, Indian f
2f and Cow Boy, big selection, spe- 2f
M'cially priced. (Fourth Floor.) jjjjf
J Christmas Cards - J
r YouU find a very good selection r
V from which to choose. No doubt j
M but you've forgotten some one. &V
t (Main Floor.) 2f
2r Come and pick out the machine Sr
you prefer and have it delivered M
5 so you'll have it for Christmas jrf
morning. (Fourth Floor.) r
jtf Oriental Rugs A
fyf There's possibly nothing that
ijC would be more appropriate or ac- L
? ceptable as a gift. W
tjJ? (Third Floor.) f
Day Before Christmas
of Holiday Novelties at
WE believe in giving our patrons the benefit of
a price reduction when they can profit by it
most. That's, why we have reduced the price on
these holiday novelties to exactly half before Christ
masthat you will find profitable choosing of gifts
and at the same time clear our decks for further
service. The offering includes:
Blue Jap vases.
Jap smoking sets.
I Decorated coat hang
Painted wood hat pin
Waste paper baskets.
Glass medicine trays.
Cake or candy boxes.
Brass fern dishes.
Brass vases. A-
Burreai-Na.il Co. Main Floor, South A ll. and Third Floor.
Entire Stock of Holiday
Slipped in the Clearaway, Monday
Greatly Reduced Price
SLIPPERS for men, women and
childrencomfy slippers, ju
liets, pullman and the like. We
want to clear out every pair be
fore Christmas and have made
these special price reductions now
while you can benefit by the
We, however, advise early se
lections, for at the prices thev
are marked we anticipate a generous reponse.
Burgeti-Nash Co. Second Floor.
If You Haven't Decided
Give "Him" Furnishing Goods
YOU'RE most likely to give him something that he will
appreciate, we would suggest:
Men's Neckwear at 25c to $5.00
We doubt seriously if you ever made selections from
such a magnificent collection as we have arranged for
Saturday. Priced at25c to $5.00.
Men's Bath Robes, $2.98 to $37.50
Always acceptable as a gift, made in
a wide variety of styles. The range of
selections is very extensive, $2.98 to
Men's Shirts, $1.50 to $10
A silk shirt will probably be appre
ciated as a present more than any other
article of wearing apparel. Prices $1.50
Soldiers' Muffler Sets, $2 to $4.50
Soldiers' muffler and muffler
sets. "Army and Navy" khaki
and navy blue, wool and silk
mufflers with handkerchiefs and
regulation tie. Price $2 to $4.50,
Men's Knitted Mufflers,
$1.00 to $12.00
Men's knitted reefer mufflers.
splendid assortment of colorings
and widths, striped and figured.
Prices are $1.00 to $12.00.
Men's Belts, $1.00
Men's initial belts with ster
ling silver and plated buckles
good leather, sterling, $2; plat
Men's Silk Hosiery, 75c
Men's fancy plaid hose, "JER
ICO" brand, which insures satis
faction, in holiday boxes, pr.. 75c
Burfoai-Naah Co. Main Floor
IVE Her Candy
"Sweets to the Sweet," as the
old saying goes a very good
suggestion at Christmas time.
Candy in fancy boxes, at 60c
Genuine French candied
fruits, -lb., 50ci 1-lb., $1.00.
"Plumbridge" baskets of per-
serves and candies, put up in
small individual glass jars, then
in packages or basket, each
tied with a dainty ribbon and
bunches of grapes, made of the
purest candy especially appro
priate for the "Shut in."
3 jars in basket with tea ball,
6 jars in basket with tea ball,
Larger ones at $4.50 and
. Hand painted boxes and bas
kets filled with candies or filled
to your order.
BurgHi-Naih Co. Main Floor
"11 TOST everyone has a
1VI need of this sort : vou
can supply that need in
this splendid luggage sec
tion. You 11 find a re
markably varied range of
styles and kinds and price
TRAVELING BAGS FOR
MEN OR WOMEN, FITTED
BAGS, SUIT CASES, RES
TAURANT KITS, TRUNKS,
WARDROBES, ETC., ETC.
Bur(cM-Nath Co. Second Floor
u Night Gowns
$3.95 to $25.00
MADE of heavy crepe d
chine or wash satin, in
empire, kimono or sleeveless ef
fects, tailor stitched or trim
med with filet lace or cluny or
val laces i hand embroidery,
chiffon, ribbon or French flow
ers; white and flesh.
$2.95 to $3.95
Made of satin or crepe de
chine, waist or knee finished
with elastic or lace and hem
Silk Envelope Chemise,
$2.95 to $15.00
Made of crene de chine, natln
or georgette, in corset cover or
ribbon strap effects, daintily
embroidered; or yoke effects of
lace, combined with emhrnid.
ered batiste, georgette, ribbon
run beading and ribbon flowers
white and flesh.
Camisoles, at $1.50 to $5
Satin, crepe de chine, fireorir-
ette. ribbon. Italian silk rnm.
bined with daintiest of laces,
chiffon, ribbon and emhrnider.
ed motifs, white or flesh.
Burfaas-Nath Co. 3ond Floor
riVE Gloves at
Always acceptable. Fine
French kid gloves, perfect in
fit and workmanship; street
gloves, lined and unlined.
Fur and fur
' lined gloves.
Fleece 1 i n ed
Double silk gloves.
Gloves for Children
Fleece lined cape gloves.
Fleece lined mocha gloves.
Wool gloves and double mit
Unlined and silk lined
and mocha gloves.
fleece lined kid and morhn
Burei-Naah Co. Main Floor
Give the Children Toys and Dolls
They're What They Want and Expect
Ainu ine Dig lourtn iioor toy town has a wonderful col
lection of toys of every kind and description as well
as dolls from which to choose. Come join the merry
throng; it will take you back to your childhood days
the happiest time of your life.
More of Those Dressed Dolls
Monday at a Fraction of Real Worth
15c, 25c and 35c
No little 2irl who wants a dftll for Christmas shnnlfl ha ,iicnn.,TlninA ...I u
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wonderful values as these are here for you r choosing. As we told you before, it's a be
lated shipment which the importer received too late to dispose of in the usual way and
sold them to us at a tremendous sacrifice. . ,
Burfeti-Naih Co. Fourth Floor
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