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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Dec. 2, 1920)
THE BEE: OMAHA. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2. 1920.
Brief City News
from Uonjamin K. Currency because,
nho olleeed he did not provide
enough currency for her support
llctuiu Depot Denial of the re
port that tho Hock Island would dis
continue use of the Great Western
frelffht donot in Omaha Tuesday
night was made by Rock Island of
Clult Orgunlacs An organlxatlon
meeting of the North Side club was
held last nlk'ht In the Prairie Park
clubhouse. 2607 Ames avenue. The
club was organized for civic welfare
and social purposes.
Nume tlrotoml A careless clerk
at Ellis Island dropped the last name
of Semann Saab Majahad when he
came to the United States SI years
ago. Yesterday it was legally re
stored In the district court.
New Piano in Service A Do Havl-
land airplane passed through Omaha: incut building to the extent of $1,000
ljoteil the safo of the Omaha Heed
nnd Knttun company. 40 South
Sixteenth street, of $70 cash Tues
day. A s,ust of the Hotel Castle
saw the robbers escape in an auto
mobile Former Teacher 1Ich Ktta Smith,
teacher.nnd principal In Omaha
schools from 1894 until threo years
ao when her health failed, died
of heart failure at the home of her
sister, Mrs. O. MorU-nson. 6113
Florence boulevard, Tuesday night.
KunerHl services will be held today
at 4 p. in. in the home of Mrs.
Kwil on Sale First sin of Christ
mas appeared at the pohtofflee
building yesterday in the apoearanco
of a Ked Cross stand and a uni
formed Red Cross worker selling
Ked Cross seals for letters and
Christum package. The money will
bo used to old in the Ked Cross dilvu
; On Cruise Ueut. Comniund
or F. H. Melmidy. assistant naval in
spector of Omaha, received orders
yesterday to report to Mare Island,
Cal.. to prepare for executive duties
us commander of the IT. 8. Denver
yesterday en route to Cheyenne
where it will be used by the Chey
enne division of the government air
; Fire Routs Tenant Tenants of
the Dallas apartments. 25B4 Marey
street, were routed from their beds
by fire at 6:S0 yesterday morning.
The fire started from an overheated
steam pipe and damaged the apart-
iecording to .Mis. t:. miouso, land
lady. leaves Only Four CiKiirs Con
stable loXt only four cigar when he
carried out a writ of execution on
the Gayety OiKar company, X& 1 2
Harney street, Tuesday in behalf of
the Omaha Wholesale Cnndy com
pany. Yckitn Loot Safe Two yeggs
Frvciiiiin Imprinlnc The cundi
tnn of .1. W. Krecman, former
l'ilici nmn who wna shot by 1U.h wife
lust Thursday nisht, was reported
improved Inst night.
RcJwtM 'urri'iu llozcl Currency
vun k ran ted a divorce yesterday
on n cruise to South America.
in , the new Tatry Section in the
Downstairs Store of the new build-in-?.
BUY YOUR XMAS CANDY
in the new Candy Department on
the Main Floor of the new building.
Is in the'Minds of Every Man, Woman and Child After They Have Visited
Wonderland's Toytown in the Downstairs Store of Our New Building
Every Woman in Omaha Will Be Interested in This Great Holiday Sale of
Thursday We Will Continue Our Annual
Christmas Gift Sale of
Yesterday our entire main floor of the new building
was filled with these beautiful garments that women
love to wear. Hundreds of women were buying for
their own use and for Ghristmas gifts for there is no
garment more appreciated by a woman than
Beautiful Hand-Made Hand-Embroidered Garments
'such as gowns, envelope chemise, petticoats, camisoles,
etc. Made in dozens of exquisite styles of the finest
quality nainsook, batiste, pearline and longcloth. Em
broidered by hand in wonderful designs. Beautifully
trimmed with satin ribbon, heavy double scalloped
edges and eyelets.
No exchanges, no returns and no phone calls accepted.
Main Floor New Building.
At V2 and Less Than Regular Prices
This is the first time that the factory has allowed a reduction on the prices of their new models,
and as soon as we received permission from them, we decided to give you the greatest values in Gos
sard corsets that you have ever had.
Thursday We Will Place a Large Assortment on Sale at
$1.95, $2.50, $3.95, $4.75, $5.95 and $6.50
Which Is Less Than the Manufacturing Cost
Every corset is a late model taken from our enormous stock and re
duced in price y and less. Women who have worn Gossard corsets have
found them unequalled for service and comfort. Included are corsets of
such materials as
BROCHE BATISTE SATIN
COUTIL BROCADE Etc.
Made in styles to fit every figure.
A Large Assortment of
At 29c, 39c, 62c, 96c, $1.95 and $3.45
Gossard brassieres fit perfectly and give the smooth, flat back, graceful shoulders and firm
bust lines so desired by the well groomed women. They have beauty, style as well as comfort and
are an extreme value at these prices, which are
Less Than the Manufacturing Cost
All sizes, on sale Thursday on the second floor. In order to give our usual efficient service,
appointments will be made for fitting after the sale.
It Is a Real Pleasure to Make Your Dainty Christmas Garments on the
" Free" Sewing Machine
There are many tucks and raffles on tHe dainty frocks which add to
their attraction and they would seem very complicated to many who make
their own clothes, but with "The Free"sewing machine and the many attach
ments, the most difficult things become mere child's play. We would be
pleased to have you call at our
New Sewing Machine Department Now Located
on the Fourth Floor
and let us 'demonstrate to you "The Free." It is guaranteed for life,
payments as low as
$1.00 a Week
Don't Wait Pick
In Plenty of Time
Don't let any friend be
Here are just the right
sentiments for everyone ; and
here are conventional good
wishes that give the correct
remembrance to even the
We have a wonderful as
sortment of cards, calendars,
tags, seals, . Christmas deco
rations, etc., in the new de
partment on the main floor
of the new building.
Sewing Machine Floor Samples Special!
The Oakwood 4-drawer, drophead sewing machine, com
plete with attachments, 10-year guarantee, at $40.00.
Singer drophead, complete with attachments, $50.00.
' New Home Rotary, 4-drawer, drophead, $50.00.
We do hemstitching and picot edging. '
Hand Made Christmas Gifts'
are always so acceptable to those who thoroughly appreciate them,
but have no spare moments in which to do hand sewing. In the
fancy goods section are many attractive stamped goods that would
make beautiful gifts, among them luncheon cloths, buffet sets,
scarfs and pillow cases, all stamped in simple, effective designs
such as cross-stitch, lazy daisy and outline embroidery which can
be quickly and easily made.
Semi-Annual Sale of Hand
Hand-embroidered models, including luncheon seta, buffet sets, scarfs,
centerpieces, pillows, nightgowns, combination baby dresses, children's
dresses, rompers, aprons, are placed on sale for quick clearance. Some
are slightly soiled from handling and counter display, but every piece is a
D. M. C. crochet thread, sizes from 15 to 70, white only, at
18c ball. .
An Opportune Sale of
Just in time for securing ribbons for making
Christmas novelties or for Christmas gifts. There
is a wonderful assortment of ribbons in messaline,
satin and moire stripes, jacquard, Roman stripe,
checks and fancy Dresden. They are in all the fa
vored shades from 6 to 1 2 inches in width. A most
unusual value at 19c a yard.
A' Dainty, Hand Made
Collar at $2.00
Makes a Vary Appropriate Christmat
Gift At a Great Saving.
Nothing could be more dainty than
these Eastern Isle hand made collars
made by the Filipino needlewoman,
who makes her living by her skill in
putting together, stitch by stitch, beauti
ful hand-embroidered designs and scal
loped eoe in her handwork which al
ways appeals to the American women.
Specially priced at $2.00.
always make attractive Christmas gifts
and our large assortment is so complete'
that one may select just as few or many
pieces as one wishes, including the var
ious manicure and toilet articles such
as shoe horns, button hooks, cuticle
knives, trays, hand brushes, powder box
es, jewel boxes a'nd perfume bottles.
The more elaborate gifts are manicure
sets, dressing sets for men and women
and also vanity cases.
Children Can Hardly Believe Their Eyes
When They Visit
There is so much to see and hear that you will
have to come day after day to see it all. There is
always something new going on that you haven't seen
There i3 Santa Claus waiting to find out what
every little boy and girl wants for Christmas; there is
"Peter Pan," the cunning little pony that is the de
light of every one that sees him, for he can do all kinds
of tricks, can answer questions, dance, and many other
things that real actors do; there is a cage of real live
monkeys, and then there is cn orchestra of five chil
dren, who play for the pony anU have regular con
certs. And the toys there are so many that you can't
begin to describe them all toys that you have never
seen before and toys that every child must have at all
Among the(many are
Shoo Fly Rocking Horses
Rocking and Swinging
Ten Pin Sets
Building Blocks .
Kitchen Wash Sets
Artificial Christmas Trees
Reversible Game Boards'
Games, all kinds
Dolls, imported and
Dolls, hand painted
Dishes, all kinds
Horns and Trumpets
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