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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (April 26, 1918)
THE BEE: OMAHA.
ISN'T it logical that the best service CAN be rendered by the biggest or
ganization and isn't it also logical that the biggest organization,
which has been growing for the last 37 years on" the foundation of tKe
best service at all times, will now, wheir you need it more than you have
for years and years and years, give to you a service surpassing all?
T is logical and also true that this Big Basement can render and will ren
der you a service now, when economy means so much to you that will
put dollars back into your pockets by selling to you, at a very moderate
price, Ready-to-Wear that is stylish, practical and serviceable and also
the fabrics and other needs you want at this season of the year. Rely on
this Big Basement and you will save.
Drartfe. StesffXilTOfSTi ri Eiandeis Stores
Economy Center of Omaha ST LkSlVJ)s If lvsJ2 ll lL! Satisfaction and Savings
If. s -.J
Men's Work Shoes $2.95
Heavy Army Calf, blflcher cut, full
soles, leather counter and made up
o wear, sizes 6 to 11, at $2.95
Men's .$4.00 and $4.50 Dress
Shoes at $3.45
Gun metal calf,'1 button and
lace, English and High toe. If
you need a dress shoe that looks
and wears good, come Friday or
Saturday, sizes 6 to 12, spe
cial, at .$3.45
Boys' and Youths Scout Shoes at $3.00
The kind of shoe that will wear you boys, tan
army leather, made up without seam, cannot rip,
sizes 2 H to 5 at $3.00; sizes 13 to 2, at $2.75.
1,000 Pairs Women's Pumps and
Oxford at 95c
500 pairs Women's Patent and Dull Leather
Pumps and. Oxfords, leather Cuban or full covered
Louis heel, sizes in this lot 2 to 5.
500 pairs Women's Satin Slippers in white and
black, sizes in this lot 2 to 8 on one big square,
Friday, at 95c
V Children's Shoes at $1.15
Vici kid, stock tip, hand turned sole,
Widges heel; sizes 2 to 8.
Women's Cotton Union
Suits, in sleeveless with lace
trimmed and cuff knee
style, all sizes, at, on.
Women's Extra Large Cot
ton Sleeveless Vests, 'in
sizes 46 to 52, at OQ
Women's Cotton Sleeveless
Vests, all size, i c
Boys' and Girls Cotton Knit
.Union Suits, in white and
ecru, sizes 22 to 34; OF
special, at 00 C
Children's Cotton Vests and
Pants, in the high neck,
short cleeve, and low neck
short sleeve vests and cuff
knee pants; sizes 2 op
to 14 years, at
Women's Fiber Silk Boot
Hosiery, with double soles
and garter tops, black and
white, at, a 39 C
Women's Fine Lisle Full
Fashioned, Seamless Hos
iery, black and white, in
regular and out QQr
sizes, at, a pair
Basement Ready-to-Wear Bargains
For Friday and Saturday
Do You Need a Coat?
Over 800 lo choose from. Just think of
getting such splendid coats for so small a
Here are two coat lots at prices that are truly marvelous. Hundreds
choose from, at $2.95 and $5.95, made to sell up to $10.00. Some even more.
We have grouped hundreds out of our
regular stock, together with a big lot just
for Coats made to
and $6.00. Hundreds to
choose from. Fancy checks
and plaid coats, corduroy
coats in various colors and
styles, fancy stripe and mix
ture coats, etc. All good
styles, many different styles
and materials, big collars,
fancy pockets, belts, etc.
Wonderful coats at this
low price. Women's, Misses'
and Juniors' sizes. Dandy
coats for this cool weather.
for hundreds of
and Juniors' Coats, dozens of
pretty styles, made to sell at
$7.50 up to $10.00. Many
even more. Various length
coats, many are the new long
length coats; checks, big
plaids, plain and fancy
cloths, etc., others in the new
short length coats; made of s
all-wool serges, Jersey cloth,
all-wool velours, all-wool
white and stripe chinchilla
coats, etc. All up-to-date
styles, very underpriced.
$9 95 for over 200 Wo"
men's, M i s s e s'
Newest Spring Styles Suits,
made to sell up to $15.00.
Many different styles to se
lect from. If -you want a
Spring suit for a very- low
price, come in and look these
over. You will be surprised
as to how good a suit you
can get for this low price.
Every suit is a new, right up-to-date
And This Lot of Suits
j0 QC for this price we have grouped a lot of odd suits. Over 100 .suits to select from,
P.70 not this season's styles, but good, practical styles for wear on many occasions.
Many are fine all-wool materials, sizes to fit small women, misses and large girls. The skirts
are worth the price alone.
Women's Black and White
Cotton Hosiery, at, "I C
a pair, ''.
Infants' Sox, in a good as
sortment of colors, in mer
cerized and cotton, OCr
at, a pair
Men's Cotton Seamless Sox '
in assortment of colors;
some with double
soles, at, a pair. . .
29c for 'r's' 39c anc 50c va'ue3, 2 to 6
years, colored wash Dresses, many
95c for irls' EmDr01'dered White Lawn
oc Dresses, 6 to 14 years, today's prices
$1.25 to $1.50. Several styles.
47c "'k' School Middies, fancy trim
med, worth $1.00 today; sizes 14 to
25 c for Girls, 2 to 10-Year size, Black
Bloomers, worth 39c today's price.
for Women's Bunga
low Aprons, good
quality percale, several
styles, worth $1.00 today's
EXTRA SPECIAL BARGAINS
for Plain Dark Color
ed, also striped, full
length Lawn Wash Petti
coats, worth 50c today's
79c r Women's Satin
Crepe de Chine and
Jap Silk Camisoles. All sizes,
values $1.00 and $1.25.
Fruit Trees and Fruit Bushes
In a Wonderful Saturdav Sale
Fruit Trees and Fruit Bushes. Iowa grown and hardy stock, ready to set out
in your back yard or property. It is truly patriotic this year to grow fruit on
your own premises because the Government is concerned in the transportation.
Wants 10,000,000 Gardens
Be Sure to Start Yours Today
The government not only wants these home gar-
dens, but wants every householder to realize the
necessity for his or her garden. The shipping of ,
food from one center to ajiother is a very difficult , -thing
when cars are needed for other purposes, so
to conserve and help solve the food problem, your
government asks you to start a home garden.
Garden Seeds and Garden Needs
We carry only the double galvan
iced kind that laitt twice at long.
- 2 ft, 2-in. mesh, per foot, 2c, or
$3.50 for roll of 150 lineal feet,
4-ft, 2-in. mesh, per foot, 4 He, or
$6.25 for roll of 160 lineal feet.
6-ft, 2-in. mesh, per foot, 6 He, or
$9.25 for roll of 150 lineal feet
Our own Nebraska Seed Co.' fresh
Blue Grass, special, per lb. ...25c
All Vegetable Seed, 6 pkgs. for.. 25c
Tnkro" Seed Tape, 3 for
4-tine, (rood quality spad
ing fork .....95c
Shovels and Spades
Very high grade socket
strap shovels, with extra
select handles, long han
dle, short handle, yquare
or, round point . . .$1.50
) U w v
Full size riveted hoe, good
Very best hoes . ,...85e
Very -high grade, small
size boys' or ladies' hoes,
at . . 50c
Fancy woven wire flower
bed bovJeis and vine trel
lis, top from, per foot, 10c
Fully waranted, 6-ply, -Inch
hose, at, foot j .10c
94 -inch, 5-ply hose, at. foot . .11c 1
Genuino "Electric" moulded hose:!
'i-inch, per foot 25c
-inch, per foot ,...27e
A good grade forged garden rake
for . . 45c
1 6-tooth, very best grade steel bow -rakes
for lawn or garden . .$1.15
Stave tray barrows ...... . .$3.19
Very high, grade garden barrows
with removable sides ...... $7.00
We carry "Cyclone" fancy woven wire lawn fence in, a va
riety of siies and styles at the right price. r ,
Paints for Indoors and Out
"B B" Brand (Brandeis
Best) ready mixed house
paint, special, for salo day,
at, only . . $2.95
Columbus Linoleum Var
nish, quart can 75c
"Interlac" Varnish Stain,
pints, 50c, quarts .... 90c
"Dekko" Hot or Cold
Water Wall Finish, per
4-lb. package ....... 50c
White Enamel, pint cans,
at 40c '
Satin Finish Washable In
side Paint for woodwork,
or walls, per gallon. $3.25
50c Towels at 39c
One Lot of Fancy Turkiih TowoU , coloring abso
lutely fast, hemmed ends, slightly mill imperfect,
' $1.25 Linen Suiting, at 98c
Plain White, Pure Linen, suitable for dresses and
blouses, (shrunk, 33 inches wide, nice even thread,
50c Table Padding, at 40c
This is the heavy fleeced quality, 54 inches wide,
to protect your table, also for ironing pads, yard,
$1.25 Table Cloths, at $1.00
Made of a nice quality Mercerized Damask, hem
med ends, ready to use, in the 54-inch size, all
very pretty patterns, each $1.00
' '6c Wash Cloths, at 5c
Special Sample Cloths at Off
A limited quantity salesman's samples, slightly
soiled (no imperfections), plain hemmed, hem
stitched or scalloped ends, at i off regular price.
36-inch Fancy Printed Poplin Suiting in a splendid
variety of new designs and colors. Combinations for
pretty dresses, suits and skirts, regular fig
40c value, at, a yard eOC
Fine Zephyr Dress Gingham, pretty plaids, checks
and plain colors, the "season's most popular wash
fabric, 10 to 30-yard rr-
- lengths, at, a yard CiUC
36-inch Dreis ar.d Wrapper Percale, light and dark
colors. . Plenty of the much wanted blue and gray
grounds, at less than today's mill nr
prices, Friday, at, a yard iDC
10,000 yards Wash Goods Remnants comprising per
cale, suitings, plain and fancy printed, also some
white goods, etc., long mill lengths, value to 30c, on
large bargain square, t A 1
Friday, at I4C
32-inch ..Pongee, plain and fancy printed styles for
pretty waists, shirts, pajamas, etc., 5 to 20- nn
yard lengths, well worth 39c,- at . . . : a7C
Mill Remnants Fine Dress Calico, assorted light and
dark colors for women's and children's house
dresses, aprons, etc., special, 1 O 1
Friday, at lZa" C
Mill Remnants 36-inch N Fancy Printed . Cretonne,
sp'cuuiu ijuamy ior Kniumg Dags, fancy
uiapt-nes, eic. values to
BOc, Friday, only
38-inch Unbleached Muslin, fine closely woven'
tuncti, wmin ior maKing sneets O
an! pillow cases, special, Friday loC
Fancy Printed Dress Voile in an almost endb
variety of new styles and printing on vritc and
tinted grounds. A splendid wash fabric for i c
summer wear, unusual value, at ItC
Gome to This Big Basement Section for Men and Boys
For Good Service and Very Good Economies '
When you want practical styles that will wear well and give you good satisfaction, and at the same
time put money back into your pocket then buy in this Big Section for Men and Boys.
Boys' Wear at Low Prices
Mothers will find this Depart
ment full of opportunities to out
fit the boys right and at the same
time save money.
Boys' Blouses, 65c and 75c
One big lot, made of fancy striped
Percales 'and Madras, in very good
looking pattern's, neckband and collar
attacnea styles, in all sizes, 6 to lb
Boys' Knee Trousers, 98c
185 pairs of Boys' Knee Trousers,
made of good quality materials; in
gray, brown and blue mixtures, in all
sizes, 6 to 17 years. '
Boys Wash Suits, 65c and 85c
Made in a variety of styles, of good
washable materials, sizes 2' to. 8
Boys' Suits, $6.50 '
With Extra Trousers
Extra pair of Knickerbockers with each Suit. Means
double the wear. In Trench style with buckle, in gray,
browns tind mixtures, sizes 6 to 17 yArs.
$2.00, $2.50, $3.00 andp
Dependable Trousers that will stand
hard usage and at the same time give
you perfect satisfaction for good looks.
Very well made, sizes up to 44 waist
"Men's Blue Serge Suits, $12.50
Of pure worsted, fast'dye blue serge,
well tailored garments; in all sizes. A
remarkable value that we can not hope
to duplicate for a long time to come.
Men's Slip-On 'Raincoats
Hundreds to choose from in tweed
mixtures, gray andtan serge. Priced
very low, indeed, at $2.98, $5.00 and
Men's Spring Top Coats, $11 and $15
Shower-proof Topcoats, imported fabrics, at a full
fourth below today's conservative value for the same
Men's FurnishingsFine Values, Shirts, lose, Underwear, Neckwear
Men's Shirts, 65c to 98c
63 dozen Men's Shirts, mostly made of Madras and
Repps, in good striped combinations, made witn soft or
laundered cilffs, in all sizes 14 to 17 14.
Men'sHalf Hose, 25c a Pair
100 dozen run of the mill quality Mercerized Cotton
Half Hose in all the Spring shades, with reinforced l'oct,
sizes yi2 to 11
Men's Right Weight Underwear
Nainsook Union Suits, all sizes, 34 to 46, at 55c.
White Ribbed Cotton Union Suits, at 79c and SSc.
NaiiiFook Shirts and Drawers, each garment, 29c.
Mesh Shirts and Drawers, each garment, 69c.
Dalbriun Shirts and Drawers, each garment, ECc
Mc'i'p Ntcir.rear, 25c
.Men's Silk Ncckwcai" in smart Spring patterns, larc,
open end shape.
' . , Basement
One Big Tabla of Salesman's Curtains, 1
Samples, eliffhtly soiled, epecial, each. . . . ?;
Voile, and Marquis.ttes, 75 pieces in a beautiful
assortment of pretty colored borders, 29c 1Q-
value, special, per yard ., ,
Lace and Filet Net Curtains, one table of beautiful
net curtains, trimmed with lace edges, 2 and 6
yards long, values up td $2.5Q, t1 AQ
special, a pair V , .
Remnants of Scrim, one table of mill lengths, plain
.td colored borders, 2 to 10-yard RC
lengths, special, a yard .-( '' A
Lace Nets, 48 inches wide, pretty new all-over and
Bmall designs in mo wiuvc, ticum ZtijC
Notions for Little
Stocking Feet, all sizes, a pair'..
Safety Pins, carus ior ... . . . . . . .
Fast Colored, Wash Edging, 7 bolts for....
Rost-proof Dfress Clasps, 7 cards for ......
Wash Edging, a yard, at
J. ft P. Coat'a Thread, spool
San Silk, all colors, spool . ...
Large Boxes Assorted' W.r. H..r
O N T. and American Maid Crochet Cotton
200-yard Spools of Thread, 8 spools f or . . .
t-1 ii if d:. I! in Kry. at
Lar- Pieces of Hat Elastic, each
Ladies' and Children's Garters, pair
. . .5e
Spring Wall Paper
Special cut prices placed on many
lines of Wall Paper in this immense,
stock. We are doing the Wall Paper
business of Omaha. Nowhere else will
you find such assortments of patterns
and colorings. You'll be surprised at .
the underselling of Friday and Saturday. 1
Plain Oatmeal Papers, 30 inches wide, all the
new colors, with the newest borders and bands
to match. Friday and 1 OlU
Saturday, at, roll 1'2t
The largest and best showing of Bedroom Papers,
in all the new effects, with beautiful cut decora
tions for ach. Friday and 1 1 r
Saturday, roll ....... v
A number of New Patterns just received will be .
added to our display of papers, suitable for any y
room in the house, all have pretty borders to
match. Friday and
Saturday, roll ; . . . , "2v
Beautiful New Pattern in Gilt Papers, stripes, ,
t'vo-toncs and nil-over cfrects, suitable for the
downstairs rooms, we snow cut out Doraers
with cac'.i, Friday v-
and Saturday, roll
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