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THE BEE: OMAHA, TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 1919.
Wa Uve la M, Bat yean, te thoughts, mot
la faallnf not fai figures oa a dial. Bailey.
Dropped manna, and could make tha wort appear
Tha battar raaton. Milton,
A dancing party was given
Monday evening by Miss 'Helen
Noon at the home of her aunt, Mrs.
Helen B. Coll. The guests in
cluded members of the graduating
class of the High School of Com
merce and a silver basket filled with
green carnations was used as a
V centerpiece for the dining table, with
baskets of spring flowers used
Mrs. Mary Coll Quigley will en
irrtain at a box party at the Or
pheum Saturday for eight of the
members of the class. Mrs. Quigley
also entertained at tea at her apart
ment Saturday in honor of Miss
Helen Coyne, who appeared at the
Orpheum last week. About 35 guests
called during the afternoon.
Mrs. R. H. Richardson entertained
at a birthday party in honor of her
daughter, Irene, Saturday. After a
movie party the guests had supper
at the Athletic club, when the ta
. ble was decorated with tiny green
baskets and individual birthday
cakes with green candles. The
Lynn ho lee.
Mrs. W. R. McKeen was hostess
at a beautifully appointed luncheon
at her home Monday in honor pf
" Miss Phyllis Patton, the house guest
of Miss Gertrude Stout. Dainty
spring flowers, decorated the lunch-
con table and artistic favors marked
' the places of 12 guests.
' Club Activities.
Custer, George A. Crook and
U. S. Grant- Woman's Relief corps
will give a reception Tuesday after
noon at Memorial hall in honor of
Mrs. Beulah Davis.
Parties of two and three rule the
i Lenten season and the informal
luncheon parties followed by bridge
or perhaps a matinee are very popu
lar. Mrs. Myron Hayward was hos
tess for a party of seven at the
BIackstonef Monday and Mrs. E. H.
. Howland entertained a foursome.
Miss Margaret Brunner and Miss
Dorothy Parsons spent the week
end in Lincoln at the Ach Oth so
rority house, and attended the Ach
Uth formal Saturday evening.
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' -Yvonne. Gall a Juliet O
What has probably been the greatest success scored by any new
operatic singer is jthatvof Yvone Gall, of the Chicago Opera company.
The little French woman came well recornmended from abroad, where
she sang in the Paris opera houses for a number of seasons past
Red Cross Notes
. The Omaha chapter Red Cross has
accepted another quota of 9,000 gar
ments to be knitted for refugee
women and children The depart
ment will open Wednesday morning
in the public work shop, 315 South
During the weeks of March 17-31,
1919, there will be a monumental
Red Cross campaign for the collec
tion of used clothing for the joint
benefit of all the European coun
tries except the central powers. In
this campaign all chapters will par
ticipate. The motor corps has been
asked to co-operate with the chapter
in making the collection.
Press Club Tea.
Miss Henrietta Rees, president of
the Omaha Woman's Press club,
will entertain the club at an after
noon tea at her home Wednesday.
The members will not meet for
luncheon this week, the afternoon
affair being substituted.
Mormons are scarce in Salt Lake
City. They're always away on
McAdoo ought to get the film
rights to "My Four Weeks in Paris"
from his father-in-law.
The ,Walter Penfield's Have Closed
(Washington Bureau of The Bee.)
The Lenten season it, so far, a
beautiful one. There are some who
are observing the real, old-fashioned
Lent as the really devout people
know, but there are many who have
modified their observance to the
extent of allowng themselves the
theaters, the concerts, card playing
and dining. With these simple
amusements they are keeping them
selves busy. There are, too, balls
to be managed. One large one for
Mi-Careme and several for Easter
Monday and the fiaster week. The
mid-Lenten ball is the "ball of the
nations," for the benefit of the pop
ular home charity, Neighborhood
house, and it always draws largely
upon the old resident circles and, of
course, the debutante set. The Eas
ter Monday ball is the Army and
Navy league, one of the largest of
the charity balls of each season and
always one of the prettiest. It is
then that the winter ball gowns,
limp and otherwise out of commis
sion, have been given up and the
spring and summer evening clothes
are fresh and crisp. This year the
Easter is so late that it will seem
almost summer time.
Congress scattered very com
pletely last week, everybody being
tired out, and the senators and rep
resentatives and their families, es
pecially those without young chil
dren, were all more than anxious to
get home. Senator and Mrs. Hitch
cock left early in the week for
Augusta, Ga., where they will spend
some little time with the hope of
benefiting Mrs, Hitchcock's health,
which is still very delicate. Miss
Hitchcock remained in their Wash
ington home and is busy with the
Riding and Hunt club, riding almost
daily,' and always at the Tuesday
night. rides, known as the allied
rides. ' Saturday morning Mr. and
Mrs. Thomas F. Logan gave a hunt
breakfast at the Chevy Chase club
following the paper chase, which
started from the club house at 11
o'clock. Miss Hitchcock is one of
the most skillful of the riders.
Gone to Panama.
Representative nd Mrs. C. Frank
Reavis sailed- last week for Pana
ma. They-will be absent some
weeks and will return here before
going on to their Nebraska home in
Falls City. Their two boys are out
By A. K.
I would a word
With all young
And those who
Aspire to be
Or even hope to be
Or follow the
Whose whole life
Has been devoted
To her career I
Of Writing poems
With one of the
In the world.
And with so much
That even the
Admitted that her
Writing was keen
To the point.
When the New York
Came out each afternoon
Thousands of readers
To see what
Nixola Greely Smith
Of Horace Greely)
March 10 this
Woman of literary skill
Departed this life.
Most of the
New York paper
Told in one little
That Mrs.i Nixola Greely
Smith Ford had
And stated that
She lived in 57th St.
But when a notorious
Or a janitor
Or a popular newsie
Or a negro
Or a prize fighter
There are reami
And monuments are
Erected by the
For the notoriom
And so I advise
To a journalistic career
To make mental note
Of how thin is the
Fame of a literary
Woman who dies today
And is forgotten tomorrow.
If you wish to
, Have columns written
About you when you
And flags at
Try being a
Or a minstrel man
Or a notorious drunkard
Is a tittle duck
In the New York
of the service and again at their
studies at Cornell university. .
Senator Norris' family ari re
maining here, particularly until
school closes, after which they have
made no plans. Their son-in-law
and daughter, Captain and Mrs.
Nelson, are established in their fu
ture home, Omaha, Captain Nelson
having received his honorable dis
charge from the service, shortly
after his return from trance.
Mrs. William E. Andrews, wife
of, the new representative from
Hastings, Neb., who is keeping up
her . philanthropic work among the
girl war-workers here who nred it,
was 'one of the patronesses for, and
one of the receiving party at the tea
given recently tor frieda Hempel,
tne great soprano wno gave a con
cert here Saturday. The Rho Beta
chapter of the Mu Phi Epsilon
sorority initiated miss , Hempel in
to the sorority at the tea which they
gave at suffrage headquarters, 1626
Rhode Island avenue. Mrs. Newton
D. Baker, wife of the secretary of
war, herself an accomplished singer
and musician, presided at the tea
table. The tea was arranged by
Mrs. Dorothy Snyder Watson,
whose marriage took place in Oma
hu last spring and who is active in
the sorority.' I
Sailed in Blue Serge.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Penfield, the
latter formerly Miss Lucille Bacon
of Omaha, sailed last Wednesday for
a two months' stay in Paris, where
Mr. Penfield will be one of the ad
visory councils to the peace confer
ence. They have close their pretty
home on California street during
their absence. Mrs. Penfield was a
very attractive figure on her depar
ture, in a smart suit of blue serge
with black bindings and buttons,
with stiff collar and tie; a sftiall
black hat with black trimmings, and
a long dark fur coat She has been
very active in the work of the State
department war relief committee in
Mrs. Lansing's absence and the rest
is a welcome one.
Mr. and Mrs. E. J. McVan of
Omaha who have been here for sev
eral months at the Grafton, the for
mer being connected with some of
the war committees here, have taken
an apartment at 2400 Sixteenth street
for the spring. It is the apartment
ot Judge and Mrs. J. C. bmythe, who
are now established in the Stapleton
home on Massachusetts avenue while
the Stapletons are absent.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lewis of
Omaha who have been spending the
winter in Washington with . Mrs.
Lewis' parents, Mr. and Mrs. David
Goldsmith, are leaving tomorrow to
return to Omaha.
Dr. J. R. Milsson has been called
to Winner, S. D.
Mrs. R. F. Klpke
Holy Angels parish will give a
card party Tuesday afternoon at the
school hall. Ten prizes will be given.
Mrs. Charles T. Kountze, at the
Elms hotel at Excelsior Springs for
several weeks, has been ill but is
Captain , and Mrs. Voyle Rector
are the guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. T.
Rector. Captain Rector has but re
cently returned from overseas and
received his discharge at Camp
Meade. The Rectors will make their
home in Buffalo. Lt. and Mrs. Virgil
Rector are expected soon as Lieu
tenant Rector has received. his dis
charge and will return to Omaha to
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Br BEATRICE FAIRFAX
Dear Miss Fairfax, Oman Bee: I
am a boy, 15 years old. We want
you to settle a bet, I bet her a five
pound box of candy that Jess Wll
lard never fought after he whipped
Jack Johnson, but she says he
foujrht with Moran. Which 'one of
us is right? HERMAN C.
I don't know an "Inning" from a
"backstop" In sports, but our sport
ing editor tells me that the following
information is absolutely and posi
tively correct: "Jess Willard boxed
10 rounds, no decision, bout with
Frank Moran at Madison Square
Garden, New York City, March 25,
1916, 13 months after defeating
Johnson. Also boxed two-round ex
hibition with Soldier Kearns at
Plattsburg, N. T., August 8, 1916."
If you caa decipher this I hope
somebody wins the bet Pers6nally
I don't know what lt means, not be
ing able to distinguish a "bout" from
a "box" or an "exhibition." Our
sporting editor, however, inferred
that you owe a five-pound box of
Dear Miss Fairfax, Omaha Bee:
We are two girl cnms, 17 and 19
years of age.
We are considered very good look
ing and we are very popular among
our boy friends, also In our neigh
borhood. .' Now, Miss Fairfax, we Intend to
be old maids. But what can we do
to be less attractive, even young
kids are crazy over us.
We have had dozens of proposals,
but we didn't accept any of them.
What would you advise us to do to
make a living when we start our
old maid life? We're kind of stuck
on a men's tailor shop, or would a
10-cent store be better? Please an
swer this In The Bee. Thanking
you In advance, we remain,
Why not try a beauty shop. You
would be your own best advertise
ments. Hayseed Speaks.
Dear Miss Fairfax, Omaha See: I
have been a reader of your "Advice to
the Lovelorn for some time, but the
letter of a "Lonesome Girl" In to
day's paper Is the first that has real
ly interested me. i -
I have also been wondering If
there is such a girl as she describes
herself to be and If she is, then she
is getting close to my "ideal."
In her description of the man she
would like to meet almost describes
me, (not meaning to be conceited),
especially looking like a monkey.
I am also a farmer and. of course.
cannot always be dressed' in sporty
clothes. I am not much of an en
tertainer, but enjo" a good time.
Now, will you pi
it this let-
ter where she is 1.
and think lt over.
If there is an answi
j I sign
in the paper.
Thanking you in ad
myself, , "H.
Why, oh, why! don'
give me your names anc s ; lresses.
Could the "Lonesome Gi.;" reach
you by addressing a letter to "Hay
seed?" Following Copy.
Dear Miss Fairfax, Omaha Bee:
Have been a constant reader of The
Omaha Bee and take great notice on
the lovelorn page and like it very
much, as I think most of those ad
vices are a great benefit to most all
that read them, and I think this is
1 THE BEST
ON IVIRV MOUtfl
That Genuine 1914
Quality With all its
old v time Purity and
Whiteness Ask for
The flour that is milled so good
Bakings "Have to be good" and
guaranteed to give the most in real
Omaha's Big Mill
where they can obtain the best op
portunity to be lmprewed on the
right thing, one can, get In mind
a realization of what they go
wronge in so doing: Now, I would
like to asked Just a simple .ques
tion, of which may not mean' much
to be worried of as I am. As I am
a boy, 18 years of age, used to go
with a girl last summer. She seem
to be much interested in me, but I
took her as a good Friend, and I
also told her this in time, and Inter
afterwards I started with anothe
girl which I really like better and
she seems much interested in my
company. Now this makes the oth
er girl very sore. What should I
do or tell her, as I want to be a
friend anyway and She does not like
this system. When I told her that
she seem to hate me, what. Don't
you think that la wronge of her?
What is the best thing to do when
a girl asked to take her home when
you have your own there, hope see
this in the next issue. Yours, lov
ingly in advance, B. J. O. L.
Honest, dear readers; this is just
the way the letter was written. Our
printers have not "pled" the type or
anything they followed copy.
Walt' Until You Love.
Dear Miss Fairfax, Omaha Bee:
Reading much of the good advice
you give from day to day, ask that
you advise me when you read this
missive. My age is 38, although I
cherished the love of my school days
in misfortune. There was a rich
girl that played the havoc, for I
loved a girl of moderate means. The
lch girl would visit our country
school under an assumed name,
dressed and dolled up, when I be
came sweet with her, and the girl
I love became jealous. So time went
on until we became of age; condi
tions the same until I was taken
Into the church, when the rich girl's
attention ceased, leaving me alone.
Since manhood I have been intimate
with but one girl, who showed me
a picture of her "Idiot," as she call
ed him, where she went. As I am
honest and trustworthy and ambi
tious, would you advise me to marry,
as I have some means, If I was so
disposed? H. W. S.
P. S. Also would you advise mar
rying one younger or one nearer my
Why not ceaSe your worry and
wai until you fall in love. When
you do, Beatrice Fairfax will not be
asked to give advice nothing under
the sun could stop your wedding
Steady Reader Boy friends are
permissable If you treat them In a
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