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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Oct. 26, 1920)
THE BEE: OMAHA, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 1920.
r Motor Parcel Post Trucks
' To Speed Christmas Mail
Bidi (or the contract of manufac
turing the bodies (or the proposed
Tiotonzed parcel post truck were
yesterday afternoon at 2
en Postmaster Herbert S, Daniel
is to forward all on file to the
postmaster general's office at Wash
ington. Five local body manufacturers
filed their bids with Mr. Daniel.
They are the Douglas Cab and Body
company, Andrew Murphy & Son,
Great Western Commercial Body
company, Weir company and Edson
From SO to 60 trucks will be in
stalled in the postal service when
the new system begins operation.
This is expected to be inaugurated
before Christmas and wilj be used
to expedite the holiday mail.
Bazaar At Papillion to
Raise Funds for Academy
Women of the Catholic church of
Papillion will hold a bazaar from
i p. m. to 12 p. m. Wednesday and
Thursday to raise funds to assist in
paying for two new dormintories
recently erected by the Sacred Heart
academy jn Papillion. v
Dinner will be served from S to 11
each evening. There will be dancing
and special music. The Rev. Henry
Hnhr sil nriest Ol tlie raDlllion
parish, declares the roads from
Omaha to Papillion are in good con
dition, and the women of his church
are making preparations to care for
a large number of Omaha motor
ists who are expected to attend the
bazaar and dance. The Secred
Heart academy is a boarding school
for boys and 'fiives commercial
courses for girls,
Crowds Cause Closing of
Doors At Bargess Nash Sale
Crowds" which "thronged the Bur
gess Nash store yesterdav on the oc
casion of the "Old Man Dollar Goes
.Back to Work," sale were so great
that it was necessary to close the
doors of the store and take the of
fice force of the firm downstairs to
assist in handling the money taken
in at the cash registers.
Silk Located In Room of
Women in Omaha Hotel
Patricia Hoffman and May Bit
kins, Dehnar hotel, and John Roupp,
3952 South Thirty-ninth street, were
tag- of $t.060 worth, pf silks m the
women's rooms at the hotel. 'Police
believe the trio has" jbeeu working ;
with Robert Wilson, Sioux CHy man
arrested Saturday night" in af stolen
automobile, in making rails on
tores in small towns of Nebraska.
Wilson is said to have confessed to
police to burglary of stores in Val
paraiso and Wanoo.
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I Children's Sweater. . Tyj lH H TTTT iAlVnTn TTKVy? Women's Pure Silk Hose
Pure wool and wool mixtures, In every color wT TTf- (CHC - AvV l-M II' (fu 0)ll V This is the most wonderful hosiery value we
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and belts. Sizes up to 6 fa W 1 -D l!7 llW.vil JL2tX df U UiTfci' 11 11 ZJi)l UU Xf-UllU 11 ' and all shades to match the new JJO C
j years. An exceptional Vv I Uk w .1f-P1A-vj, eTAnB fall suits. While they last. ...... . w w
I value J)1J - "BYERYBODYS STORE ;
This Page Will ive You An Idea of How Hard
"Old Man Dollar" Is-Working.
Towels and Toweling
Enormous Quantities Off ered at the Lowest Prices
Since Before the War -
rp HESE values art so unusual that you will find it profitable to supply your fu
fni-A Homnnrla now.
Bath Towel Sets
J'Gee, Folks, I've ure worked
that th people of Omaha relish
,,bargains"--that ' only a sensa
tional announcement of reduced
fric will bring a crowd of
uyera to a store.
Jt wottld be very easy, Indeed,
to make our advertisements of
the new goods we have bought
since the break in the market,
sensational in the extreme.
Not for years have we been
able to offer such values as at
present Proof pf this statement
will be found in the few Items
brought to your notice here.
With each passing day we shall
tell you more of the greater
power of your dollar since the
sharp break in the primary mar
kets. - i, 4' "
" But sensational advertising
has no place in an event of this
kind. For this is no short-lived
"bargain sale," but tegular
Burgess-Nash merchdiing that
will continue indefinitely at
'' least until other market condi
tions make necessary a chatige.
ture demands now.
Extra large size Turkish tow
els, all white or with blue bor
Colored shell stitched 'edge.
Linen Weft Towel
ing, 19k Yard
Warranted linen weft towel
. ing for kitchen, glass or roller
- 22c Yard
Bed striped glass' toweling,
very absorbing quality.
24c Each t
Bleached Turkish - towels,
large size, made of two-ply
Bleached or unbleached cot
ton twill towleing. v
Turkish Towels .
Extra heavy weight Turkish
towels, made from good quality
of bleached two-ply yarn.
Beautiful ' damask bordered
wck towels of splendid quality
, ind large size.
Huck toweling or scarfing,
an excellent quality.
Beautiful boxed bath towel
'sets; set consists of two towels
and two wash cloths.
Crash Toweling 1
Pure linen crash toweling, all
37 y Yard
Stevens celebrated linen tow
eling; 20-yard limit to a cus
2,000 dozen hemmed huck
towels of large size and fine'
quality, in all white or with
red borders. ' s
Women's Smartly Trimmed Hats
All styles and colors in vel
vet, beaver and other wanted
Trimmed with feathers, or
naments, pins, etc. Extreme
ly good values.
Extreme Values in Large Size
At a time when you need them most at the new low price of
1263 Pair of Women's 4
New Fall Bopts
A Price That Represents Real Values
The kind of shoes that women love Including black And
brown kid, military, Cuban, Spanish leather and covered
heels. The most, wonderful values offered in years. First
quality shoes, genuine kid. Goodyear welt and hand-turned
soles, in all sizes and widths. Brogue oxfords, two , styles
also included in this lot. . 1 .
Twelve styles from which to choose at this price.
Women's felt slipper's .with soft padded soles,
in many colors.
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T 1 HESE sharp, frosty nights make you want to snuggle down into a soft warm blan
' ket, and they make you realize that you may have neglected to supply yourself
, with one of the most necessary articles for your health and comfort; These blankets
are of a quality possessed of great warmth, are soft and fluffy, prettily bound with rib
bon and come in a variety of plaid designs in delicate colors such as pink, blue, yellow, ,
gray, etc. , The sizes are 66x80. and 72x82 incjies. '
; Tan or gray blankets, these have coK
ored borders and arevof generous size
$2.39 pair. ,
Wool Blankets, 11. 5
- All-wool blankets in very handsome
plaid designs, for full size. beds. Size
70x80 inches Pair, $11.95. , -....
Silk Values That Will Astonish You
Nw Weaves. New Pattern. New Colors, at the New Prices.
Women h have been wiittag fr theM beaul ifJf& S?!
be delighted to find that the prices are tnose tnai mey nc
a JUAa.Aa' ASA A J 111 MM All
did things we have lor you, hi our aresa gouua sbw.
' Black Chiffon Taffeta
' 36 inches, black chiffon taffeta, ricb.raven black,
full one yard wide. Per yard .
x Georcfette Crepe
Inevery possible shade, 40 inches wide, all silk.
Per yard .
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Here are a few of the many splen-
Brocaded Satin Charmeuse
In a pretty line of light and dark shades including
all white and all black. 40-inch width. Per yard
For the Cold Days Youngsters Need Warm Knitted Garments
These Are Priced Less Than the Cost of the Wool
Boys Gaps 25c
The boys will be"" comfortable with one
of these heavy wool yarn caps. You may
choose either plain or fancy weaves in the
pretty dark winter colors. Size 2 to 14
years. ;.. .
Baby Caps' 10c
Keep the baby warm this winter with
one of these little knitted caps. They are
-in plain and .fancy, weaves with choice of
a variety of styles. vDark or light colors.
. Downstair. Store.
Scarf Sets 75c
The popular toque and scarf ; sets i of
brushed wool or 'in fancy knit effects.
There is a large selection of plain, colors
with plaid or stripe borders. r
, 32 inches
Imported Japanese pongee silk, natural color in
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Wool Dress Goods
The Season's Latest Offerings for Dresses, Suits, Coats and Skirts.
Storm Serge N Wool Jersey
60-in. all-wool storm serge in three
shades of navy blue. v
All-wool jersey for dresses in a full
ranee of shades, 48 inches wide. Per
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AtPrices That Afford the Long Waited Opportunity
to brighten the Home. V
' These items give you but ah idea of what "Old Man Dollar" has done in
our rug section. f- " , ;
Body Brussels Rugs $63;75 .
In the standard Bigelow, Hartford, best quality, large range, patterns and colorings, 9x12 size only.
Pabcolin Felt Base
Men's Wear Serge
64-mch navy blue men's wear serge for suits and
dresses, full 1 yards wide. Per yard,
54-inch all-wool duvetyne in full
range of street shades, full 1 yards
wide. Ter yard, - -
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Parafin base with 7 layers enamel make one of the most durable and satisfac
tory coverings, good range of patterns; 6 ft wide. Bring your floor measurements
so we can cut exactly what you. need. y
' Genuine imported Greenwich inlaid linoleum in a range of artistic patterns. One of the best linoleum values we have
been able to offer; 6 feet wide. '
Heavy' weight or A Quality, $2.69 square yard. Medium weight or B Quality, $2.39 square yard.
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