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THE BEE: OMAHA, TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 191b.
LODGED IN JAIL
Speaks Disparagingly of United
States and Lauds the Kaiser
and Then Is Arrested
, by Police.
Ed Ackermann, a German, living at
5030 South , Twenty-fifth street, was
arrested and lodged in the police
station Sunday on complaint of his
wife, who told the officers he had
spoken disparagingly of America and
American soldiers, had lauded Ger
many and the kaiser, and taunted her
because she is an American. He said
he hoped "every d one of the
American soldiers would be killed,"
and that "he would like to help do it,"
his wife declared.
Ackermann, according to his wife's
statement, has repeatedly made
sneering remarks about the United
States and its army, and lately has
grown abusive because she refused
to agree with his pro-German views.
Funeral of Michael Guerin
Will Be Held Wednesday
Funeral services for Michael
Guerin, 44 years old, who died at his
home, Thirty-ninth" and Q streets,
Monday morning, will be held at St.
Mary's church Wednesday morning
at 9 o'clock. Interment will be in St.
He is survived by his widow and
seven children. He was employed at
the bureau of animal industry, and
was a member of the Ancient Order
(if United Workmen No. 6, and Mod
ern Woodmen of America lodges.
Brie) Gitii News
South Side Brevities
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Stebbens of Gothen
burg, visited over Sunday at the home of
Rev. C. C. Wilson.
WILLIAM FOX STARS AT BESSE.
In a very sensational atory of the golden
vest. See this tonight.
The Madison community center. Albright,
will have a meeting at Lefler church Tues
day night at 8 o'clock.
Telephone South 690 and ordor a case of
Oma or Lactonade, the healthful, refreshing
Home Beverage, delivered to your residence.
Omaha Beverage Co.
Funeral services for Carl Bryl, 6-year-old
son of Mr. and Mrs. George Bryl, Fort
Crook, who died of rheumatism, were held
at St. Francis church Monday at 2 o'olock.
A two weeks revival meeting will begin
at the Presbyterian church. Twenty-second
and J streets, Monday night at 7:45. The
meetings will be conducted by Dr. B. M.
Tomorrow, Harold Lockwood In "The
Avenging Trail," Besse.
Grace Methodist church announces
evangelistic meetings to be held every even
ing this week at 7:30. Pastor ,C C Wilson
will preach, and the music will be In charge
of J. Dean Ringer.
Funeral Services for Capen
Are Held Sunday Afternoon
r Funeral services for Bernard W.
.Capen, who died in Omaha Friday,
were held Sunday afternoon at the
Unitarian church. Robert F. Leav
ens, who; j had been Mr. Capen's
pastor, conducted the services. Bur
ial was Forest Lawn. The services
were simple in accordance with the
wish of the deceased, only those who
had 'been closely associated with Mr.
Capen in business, personally and in
the church being present. i
Mr. Capen had for several years
been assistart to A. F. Rogers, chief
engineer of the Bell Telephone
. company, and had charge of the
building equipment of that company
for five states. He was a graduate
of Massachussetts Institute of Tech
nology, and was a statistician. He
rendered large services for the
government, last summer in a survey
of electrical equipment which was
made at that time. He was active in
the development of the University
club, ard the building of the new
Unitarian church. His family was
'ce of the oldest in Massachussetts,
having come there from England in
Mr. Capen came to Omaha from
Maine where he had been with the
Bell Telephone company since his
George M. Wood, South
Side Commission Man, Dead
George M. Wood, live stock com
mission man of the South Side, died
very" suddenly at his hcime, 2511
South Thirty second avenue, Sunday
night. ' i "
Mr., Wood came7 to Omaha 20 years
ago. He is survived by his widow,
Mrs. Ida Wood, and two sons, Ray
mond and Glenn Wood, all residing
Complaining of a slight indisposi
tion, Mr. Wood came home Friday
noon,' with an illness which later de
vtloped into pneumonia. Recently
he established the George M. Wood
Sheep Commission company, dealing
exclusively in sheep at the South Side
The body will be taken to the old
home at Saline, Mich.
BREAK THAT COLD
AND SLEEP WELL
Dr. King's New Discovery
' relieves coughs and colds
and promotes rest.
When you feel those hot flushes
and chills, that eye watering and
sneezing coming on, get a bottle of
this standard cold and cough cor
rective and get back to normal condition.
You'll like it you'll use it when
ever necessary. You'll give it to the
children and they'll like it, too.
Sold today at the original price of
fifty years ago fifty cents a bottle.
Used by millions regularly every
where. Druggists anywhere.
You're Bilious and Costive!
Dr. King's New Life Pills keep you
in a healthy condition Rid the body
of poisons and waste. Improve your
Ifomplexion by keeping the Bowels
Tegular. Get a 25c bottle from your
druggist today. Effective but mild.
Have Boot Print It New Beacon Preaa.
Lighting Fixture. RnnrraMiratKien.
Fiedler's New Vork Barber Shop,
1306 Dodge St., has been reopened.
Parks' Birthday City Commission
er Parks observed his birthday anni
versary on St Patrick's day.
The War Tax Service Bureau solves
income tax problems. Audits ac
counts. Prepares Returns. Expert
service: 805 Om. Nat. Bk. Tyler 320
Prudent saving in war times is a
hostage ror .opportunities of peace.
Play safe by starting an account with
Nebraska Savings & Loan Ass'n, 211
S. 18th St $1 to $5,000 received.
Postponement of Meeting George
Crqplc Woman's Relief corps regular
meetins; March 22 n Memorial hall
at the court house will be postponed
to March 29.
Go to Halting Federal Judge
aiunger, united States Marshal Flynn
and Deputy Nickereon and Clerk of
the Court Hoyt went to Hastings,
where they are holding court.
Thrift Stamp Record John Shafer
of Syracuse, Neb., is named in a post
offlce bulletin from Washington as the
rural route carrier who sold the most
thrift stamps last month. He sold
$1,314.28 worth. - ,
Withnell a Grandfather City Com
rrfissicner Withnell became a grand
father on St. Patrick's day. A son
was born to his son, Kent Withnell.
The boy wil be named for his grand
To Giro Sunshine Party Members
of George A. Custer post, Woman's
Relief corps, will give a sunshine party
Wednesday afternoon at the home of
Mrs. Ellen Hershey, apartment 10,
Chioda apartments, Twenty-fifth ave
nue and Marcy street.
Flan Deferred Two Wwkn Pro.
posed opening of Douglas street Twen-
ly-iourtn street to xwenty-nrth ave
nue, was deferred two more weeks by
city council when advised that City
Planning commission will submit a
new proposal for a 70-foot opening.
Thrift Stamp Hints Postmaster
Fanning has received from Washing
ton a suggestion whereby every letter
carrier can conduct a campaign for
thrift stamps. The example of Frank
Wright, Springfield, 111., is cited. He
isued printed matter and distributed
it over his route. Then he appointed a
day for his "'drive' 'and sold $3,010
worth of stamps. Mr. Fanning says
one ' Omaha carrier sold more than
$5,000 worth of stamps in one day.
Fine fireplace g6ods at Sunderlands,
CHANCE FOR WOMEN
TO REFORM WORLD
Rev. 7red Clark Points Out the
Ideals That Are Within the
Reach of the Females of
Rev. Fred Clark, at the First
Congregational church Sunday morn
ing, warned against the commer. ial
izing of women's gifts and powers
at the expense of her womanliness.
"The ideals of mankind are poured
into the race through, and by its
women," said the speaker. "Today
our women are going out and
working side by side with the men.
Herein lies the danger to be avoided.
God pity us if we grind down our
women by paying them unfair wages,
or by putting them where their
idealism will be smirched.
"There are three ideals thaf must
be preserved the ideals of woman
hood, of usefulness and of the heart.
Will Transform World.
"If women will carry their ideals
into business, politics and all their
new fields of endeavor, they will
transform this old, bored, stale
world in a startling manner. They
must preserve these ideals. We
cannot, in justice to coming genera
tions, allow these sacred things to
"I believe that the ideal of useful
ness is higher today than it was a
year ago. Yet today there are more
useless women in the homes of the
well-to-do than anyv here else. They
gossip, waste time, spend money and
use up the energies of society. They
yield no service, thought, character
or the truits of womanhood.
Woman an Eternal Marvel.
"The ideal of the" heart must be
preserved. In the outpouring ot her
love and self-sacrifice, woman stands
towering above man so hiuh tha he
cannot comprehend her. She is an
eternal marvel to him, a wonderful
mystery before which he stands like
a child. -And this ideal is best de
veloped in the home, the home where
woman is wife and mother.
GOAL ON SALE
An official report of the national
war savings committee, to sta(e di
rector of war savings, Ward M. Bur
gess, shows official compilation up to
and including March 8. From this
compilation, it appears that the sales
of war savings stamps in three days
preceding March 8, were $2,295,000.
$2,970,000 and $3,049,000. respectively.
The war savings sales of the coun
try are now producing uowards of
$3,000,000 per day, which provides the
treasury with about one tenth cf the
entire amount now expended by the
nation. While $3,000,000 is only S
cents per day for every woman and
child of the country, the entire cost
of the war is only 30 cents per caoita
per day, says Mr. Burgess.
The sale of war savings stamps
will finance the government's entire
shipping program. The current re
ceipts from their sale will already
average the cost of building 12,000
tons of shipping per day.
Mr. Burgess says that Nebraska
should be proud of the part it is tak
ing in the matte- of war finance and
that all Nebraskans should lend a
ready hand to pushing the sale of war
savings stamps, because of the in
terest aroused by the sales in Ne
braska and other states.
The war savi.igs campaign con
ducted by the Omaha life insurance
men with IS, two-men teams working,
has resulted in an average of 80 ap
plications for war savings stamps by
the solicitors. The total subscriptions
reported Saturday morning was about
$125,000. Several of the insurance
men are still working and thev be
lieve the subscriptions obtained by
the life insurance men will , reach
$150,000 before the state-wide drive
refund money if it fails. 25c
A tour of inspection through
this greater store today will
emphasize the fact that here
is rme store designed for
YOUR service first, last and
all the time.
Study our new east room,
second floor clothing section
just opened, over 4,300
square feet of additional
floor space to facilitate your
clothes selection! Entirely
new equipment throughout.
See it today. j
Introducing the new spring styles of the
Hand Tailored Clothes
For Men and Young Men
Y OU men who have had the sat
isfaction of wearing Brandegee-Kincaid
clothes know the dis
tinctly individual character of
these master tailored productions
No clothes made offer a greater meas
ure of the very best styling and work
manship, and there's a choice of fine
fabrics here that satisfies the personal
tastes of the most critical men.
are one of this store's important spring attrac
tions. We respectfully invite inspection, know
ing that our patrons will find highest quality,
unparalleled selections, superior values.
Spring Suits and Top Coats
$20, $25, $30, $35, $40, $45
Scores" of new models with the military set up
Hundreds of new fabrics, in all the striking
new spring weaves and colors.
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.CORRECT APPAREL FOR MEN AND WOMEN.
APRIL 1, 1918
IS TAX DAY
Every person lnNebraska will be
required to list for taxation all tax
able property owned by him or under
his control as guardian or trustee on
April 1. 1918.
Are your Investments tax exempt?
Federal Farm Loan Bonds give
Exemption from local, state and
federal taxation, Vt per cent Interest,
payable semi-annually, safety ensured
by C. 8. government supervision, an
opportunity to help your country by
financing food production.
Denominations (1,000, $500, 8100.
150, $25. '
Price 100H- '
Mail subscriptions or writs for fur
ther Information to
E. D. MORCOM, "Treasurer.
FEDERAL LAND BANK OF OMAHA
1249 W. O. W. Blag, Omaha.
The Liquid Wash for Skin Disease
We have witnessed such remarkable ,
result! with this soothing wash of oils
that we offer you a bottle on the guaran
tee that unless it does the tarn for you,
it costs you notaccnt ttceociadjl.oa.
Sherman jlcConhell Drug Co.
THE SCHOOL FOR OMAHA GIRLS
The National School of Domestic Art and Science
Washington, D. C.
Departments of Domestic Art, Science and Home Economics.
Preparatory Department a substitute for High School.
Service Courses. 'including work in Telegraphy, Wireless, First
Aid, Red Cross and Secretarial studies.
Strong Musical Faculty. Outdoor Athletics on ll-acre campus.
Brownell Hall Credits Accepted.
Total expenses, One Thousand Dollars any department.
Eight model fireproof buildings, a few vacancies for 1918-19.
1 Interesting Year Book Upon Request.
Addreia REGISTRAR, 2650 Wisconsin Ave. N. W., Wash, D. C.
Kectai UiseasesCured without a leveresur
flica) iperatioa No Chloroform oi Ethe
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jR. E. R. TARRY 240 Bee BIdg.. Omaha, Neb.
1 have a sueeosslal treatment for Rupture with,
out resorting to a painful and uncertain surgical
operation. I am tba only reputable phrsietan who
will take such ease a poo a guarantee to give
satisfsctory results, i have devoted more than 10
VaarS to the iHmkIv hMtm.nt r.t O imtn mr,A
have perfected the bent treatment In existence today I do not Inject paraffins or wax
a it is dangerous The advantages of my treatment are: No loss of time. No detention
from business No danger from chloroform, shock and blood poison, and no laying ax
in a hospital Call or write. Dr. Wray, 306 Bee Bide- Omaha.
Monday, March 18, 1918.
STORE NEWS FOR TUESDAY.
Telephone Douglas 137.
Continuing for Tuesday Our
Annual Mina Taylor
With a Price Range of $1.00 to $3.95
IT ISN'T always the apron that looks good in the store that
suits you most when it hangs behind your own kitchen door
it's staying quality that counts.
This annual apron event created a greater interest than ever
this year, as the values are most unusual, due to our buying these
aprons many months ago, before the advance in materials, en
abling us to sell them far below present prices.
The materials are percales and ginghams in solid colors and
novelty checks and stripes.
Women's Feminals at $1.15
Consisting of bloomer and jacket made of gingham in checks
or plaids, light or dark colorings. Very desirable for service work,
sizes 34 to 46. Special at $1.15.
Official Red Cross aprons, $1.00 and $1.50.
Conservation aprons at $1.50 to $3.95.
Breakfast sets at $1.25 to $3.95.
Burg ess-Nash Co. Second Floor
Tuesday in the
DOWN STAIRS STORE
New Untrimmed Hats
for Tuesday at
$1.50 to $3.98
offer including a
of untrimmed hats
in all the new shapes
new colors , and
new straws. Excel
lent values, from
$1.50 to $3.98.
Burgess-Naah Co, Down Stalra Store
Women's Dainty Spring
Waists Specially Priced at
Just think of pretty
waists of voile, or-
gandie and sport
stripes at 49c. Daintily
trimmed In lace and
embroidery, also tucks. ,
They are ,a trifle
mussed and soiled from
handling, but you will
find them extreme val
ues at 49c each.
Burgess-Nash Co. Down Stalra Store
Table Tumblers, 10c
Dainty star and floral cut
table tumblers in thin blown
glass, specially priced for
at each iUC
Burg sss-Nash Co. Downstair. Store
Union suits, low neck and
sleveless, fine white cot
tori? knee length O Q 0
special, Tuesday at
Burgsta-Nash Co. Downstair. Store
, 25c a Box
"Irish Flaxette" handker
chiefs, put up in individual
boxes, packed sanitary, ready
for use, 8 in a box, OC
box at dC
Burgess-Nash Co. Downstairs Store
Women's Shoes Reduced to
About xfi Price
The offering in
cludes " ;
Women's high cut
lace shoes, trrav kid
vamps with gray cloth tops.
Pateftt kid vamps with gray
Patent kid vamps with white
Patent kid ' vamps
with kid or cloth top,
Black kid vamps,
lace or button style.
Burgess-Nash Co. Down Stair. Store
Women's Sample Hose
Priced Special, at
A sample line of cotton
hose for women and chil
dren. Odd lota broken
sizes, seamless, choice, at
15c pair. ,
Women's Hose, 25c
Cotton and silk lisle
hose for women and chil
dren, seamless, double
heel, special, at 25c pair.
( Burgess-Nash Co. Dewa Stair. Store
Dinner Sets at $4.95
42-piece decorated dinner set
of American semi-porcelain
fancy shape with pretty
floral patterns, QC
priced at P't.IO
Burgess-Nash Co. Downstair. Store '
Men's Neckwear at 29c
A splendid selection of new
neckwear, silk, silk fibre,
foulard silk poplin, etc. in
the lot. New patterns and
colors. Tuesday, OQg
choice, at wJC
Burgess-Nash Co. Downstairs Store
Men's Work Gloves,
"Hansen's" Corker gauntlets.
A splendid working glove
with horsehide palms and
split mule skin back, splendid
Burg ss.-Nasb Co. Downstair. Store
Boys Pants Special at
Your choice of a large
assortment of, boys' good
quality pants including
cassimeres, serges and
worsteds. All 'sizes, at
Burgess-Nash Co. Down Stairs Store
Boys Wash Suits at
We have just received a
large shipment of boys' wash
suits, in good colors, either
plain or fancy. Ages 2 to
8. These have been specially
priced at 79c a suit.
Burgess-Nash Co. Down Stairs Store
Specials for the Home and Lawn That Are
Worth While Coming for, Tuesday
afX e?a 11 mm aMaaf -
Oil Mop Outfits, 57c
Step Ladders, $1.25
6-foot step ladder made
of Norway pine. Very
special at $1.25.
Spading Forks, 85c
Spading fork, 4-prong,
D handle. Suecial for
Triangle shape cedar oil Tuesday at 85c.
mop with polished handle
ana 1 pint can cedar oil pol
ish. The entire outfit at 57e.
Burgess-Nash Co. Down Stair. Store.
Garden Rakes, 29c
Garden rakes with
12 prongs. Speqial at
Garden Hoes, 35c
Garden hoes with steel blade,
long handle; special, 35c
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