Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, December 28, 1920, Page 5, Image 5
1 V Tnk BEE: OMAHA, Tuesday, deuemisek' ss, jbzv. ighvvay To Combat Bids vgiEor New Paving IfesentativeB Declare Let- tiug of Contract Now,ould Be, Tolly," in View of -Declining Prices. "' " r-. ' When the board of county com-, , - nissloners nieets Thursday to open aids received on contracts on pave ineut aggregating 32 m les and ih troiving an, expenditure pf from $1, 000.090 to $1,500 000. it will face representatives of variou .highway I aoauiu hums wno nave sworn 10 combat any efforts to put such him scheme through at this time. v Representatives, of the associa tions characterise 5 as "follv" any paving program at this time because of the lowering of all material prices and wages.. . . John Breen. principal attQrae'y among the legal talent retained by the associations; wasvonferring with County Attorney A. - V. Shotwel! yesterday relative Ao the opening of the bids. Mr. Breen led the on slaught against-the V'bithulithic" paving deal which went down to de feat last spring. - Prices Going Down. "Eternal vigilance seems to be the price of getting tommoii sense ex penditure of the $3,000,000 voted for Douglas rounty road 'paving," Mr Breen said. v ' 'With prices going down on all materials used in road pavitig, what possible excuse can the county com missioners have for. advertising for bids at this time? ",; , frvviJRient has dropped ,30 rents a V5rcl in the last few weeks. Brick men say the price 6fv their '.wares are doomed to decline, while" on a pav ng job in Plair Jast vee1v, wages drooped $1 a dayr ) "With everyth.ng drppping with a rush, . the democrat ' commission ers adyertise for bids on-32 miles of pavement.' These bids are, , to beppen.e:l and passed on just a few days before they lose control. Opposition Promised. 'The various . clubs and associa tions "who were on the job last srtng and Who defeated the '.'b'th ulithic" pfogram, are just as' mifch alive now and thb commissioners will 'hear .from the:' Thursday," Breen' declared., . 1 , " The resolution to advertise these bids waf passed bv a vote of 3 to 2. A. D. Compton,.-Thomas O'Connor and Sopliis Neble, le rocrats, voted for it, while Charles Unftt and Henry McDonald, republicafis.'voted against h. A week afterthe bids, are to be opened Comnrssioner Compton .--will retire and his place will be filled by ' l. r. Mroud, republican,-, wno oe fcated Compton at the last election. The bids, according to County At torney' .Shotwelt, were psishtd through wiihout the advice of High way Commissioner Lou Adams or the cotnty attorney. Men in touch with the situation declare that by waiting prices 20 per cent lower than those prevailing can be had. . -,A Bodies Co-operating. I The public highways committee of the Chamber of Commerce is co operating with, a joint committee composed of representatives of the Automobile club, Rotary club. Auto Liak-rs association and others to de vise ways and means for effecting public improvements during 1921. It was through the efforts of this joint committee that approval was given a $3,000,000 bond issue for road improvementwork in Douglas coun ty. The committee has exercised the policy of "going slow" during the flatter part of the year "because of extremely high prices for mater ials. With some of the material prices already on the decline and others about to come down, the com mittee is now ready to recommend that contracts for the work be awarded at an early date. -- Members of the committee express the desire ,that definite action on the fbad buill ing program be taken not later than next spring. Crippled Toy Maker Gives His Earnings ' To Fund for Children Bent, old and crippled, Hans Anderson, an inmate of the Douglas ' county poor farm since 1885, yester- (ray ma-iea a j uui to j. vv. Watties, chairman of the European Relief council for the aid of starving children of Europe. 'Anderson, who makes toys -when his rheumatism is not too painlul, made' $5 before Christmas by selling his toys to visitors' to the home. In his letter to Wattles, he said: "J have made some money mak ing toys. I read where the kids in Europe were starving. I haven't much but the kids need it worse than I do. It won't save the life of a kid, but it is half enough and maybe somebody will give the rest." Mr. Wattles said the letter and "$5 bill will be forwarded to Herbert Hoover in New York. Hoover is national director of the campaign. Refuse Permit to Brew - Beer for Medicinal Purposes Milwaukee, Wis., .Dec. 27. A Milwaukee brewery has asked per mission to make beer for medical purposes, it was said today by Nel son White, chief inspector in the office of Thomas A. Delaney. pro hibition director. The request was refused tentatively. Suit Over Plane Flight Is Started Aviator Seeks to Male Passen ger Pay for Airplane Trip - To Grand Island. The first snit brought in munici pal court, involving payment for an a:rplane flight, is before Judge A. E. Baldwin, in connection with an action filed by " A. E, Atkinson against Charles S.i Iloyt, rancher ol W-'tni-i. Neb. ' On November 25 Atkinson en tered into an agreement with Hoyt to be tafrtn in an airp!a:.e frm Omaha to Whitman, with another passenger, for a consideration of $500. R. C. Marshall was he pilot and John Myers was Hoyt's com panion.'. , - According to a deposition by Marshall, he was flying at an alti tude of 1.000 feet. when lie observed Hoyt drinking from a bottle, whereupon Myers turned around as if to inform the pilot. Marshall stated that he was re quired to land at Osceola ard to re main there "he next morning before resuming his flight. The next stop was at Grand Island, where oil was obtained. The next land ing was made at Abbott, because of engine trouble. ; Atkinson alleges that he fulfilled his contract agreement and that the delay was due to the actions" of Hoyt Attorney Thomas Lynch, for Hoyt. pleaded partial- performance of the 'contract by Atkinson and offered to pay part of the $500 for his client. . Judge Baldwin has taken the case under advisement and will an nounce his dec'sion this morning. i " Omaha Girl Goes to India as Missionary Miss Selma Anderson left Sunday night for Guntur, India, where she will take up missionary work at the Lutheran mission station school and college there. . 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'$1.00 'You my choose- from cotton, fiber and silk in white black" and roldfs at this ex ceptional prjee 4 pairs for $100. at $1.00 Every garment in this lot is a splendid value, but we ' cannot guarantee the quantities to last .through the day's selling. The lot includes; ; - . Outing Flannel Corvns Outing Flannel Petticoats Muslin Nightgowns Envelope Chemise Sweaters Children's Winter Coats Children s Wool Sweaters Children s Colored Dresses Children's Outing Flannel Gowns v . Children's Outing Flannel Pajamas . Atna Ta$lor Dresses Mina Taylor Breakfast Sets Children's wintef caps, 4 for: . . .$1.00 Children's Sateen Bloomers, 2 for $1 Mina Taylor Aprons, 2 for. . . .$1.00( , : VMEN'S HOSE, 3 pairs for $1.00 v Men's fine silk hose, double heel and toe, all colors fall sizes, 3 j)airs.for $1.00. ' Men's four-in-hand neckwear, beautiful patterns' 3 for $1.00. , Men's High Rack - underwear, shirts and drawers, brokeasizes,-2 for 51.C0. ' f Ideal blouses for boys, madras and percales, 2 for .00. t . ' Men's Canton flannel gloves, 7 pairs for $1.00. Men's neckband and collar attached madras shirts, all sizes, $1.00 each. ' , Men's fine silk mufflers, allcolors, $1.00. . Street car men's blue chajnbray uniform blouses, all sizes, $1.00 each. ; . Y j . Overalls, $1.00 Suit j Boys' and girls'; all-in-one overalls, short sleeves, low reck, khaM, blue and stripe, $1.00 suit. , Men's and boys' Jersey gloves and mittens, 4 pairs for $1.00. - j . ' t . . Men's fine cashmere hose, 3 pairs for $1.00. . . r Men's work shirts,, limited quantity, $1.00. Included in the lot are: Tea Pots Coffee Pots Water Pitchers Saudt Pans Preserving Kettles '' Convex Kettles Your choice $1.00. A TrimmyHats 400 women's tonjmed velvet and duve tyne hats will be sold at this price as long 'as they test 2 for $1.00. v ' (blothes Baskets Elm splint Rothes baskets, oval " shape, haa woot l?otj;om.v Mixing Bowls - Vv ' vn;'$i.oi)'; ": . "';:" Made of best quality heavy ' flags, 10-inch size, $1)0. ' ; Ventilators K- .v''- $1.00 i ... Continental window ventilators, t, ,15 inches high, 'adjustable from Sljto 49 inches; hardwood frame; , allow fresh 'W M Jrour -room - without draft or snow. V Floor, Wax . , $1.00 Johnson's paste floor wax, large .2-lb. can, $1.00. . , Napkins " iDoz., $1.00 Half ' dozen bleached . napkins for $1.00 these are of. excellent quality of d"amask, hemmed ready -for use. s ' v GIRLS,SHOES $1.00 Pair Small lot of growing eiils' ,"JT ton shoes, black patent leather with cloth tops, sizes 2 to 4 at, , per pair, $1.00. Dish Pans ; ' $1.00 Gray enameled dish pans, 10 quart size, first quality. . , Table Damask 1 " 2 Yards for $1.00 Two yards bleached table dam ask for $1.00. -Heavy weight 'and excellent quality. v Hupk Tovels 4 for $1.00 Hemmed huck towels, a very fine quality, neatly hemmed. In a all white, 4 for $1.00. - . ' ' -.1 'j .. . Pillow Cases 4 for $1.00 :; Large size pillow cases; a splen did quality that will . give good J "service; 4 for $1.00.- . ' .v. Dresser Scarfs $1.00 Each ' Step Stools $1.00 Tea Pots I , Z Presser scarfs, size 18x54, ' aplendid ' quality with scalloped x edge. Cretonnes '4 Yds. for $1.00 SB-inch cretonne in very hand some designs and of splendid quality. 4 yards for $1.00. Made of hardwood, varnished; , very handy around tffe house. ; Aluminum Sauce Pans, $1.00 Pure aluminumv lipped sauce pans, 3-quart size, $1.00. ' x Children's Blankets $1.00 , Children's blankets in colors of blue,' pinft, large size, $1.00 each. Aluminum Muffin Pans, $1.00 . Pure aluminum muffin pans, 6-np size, $1.00. o $1.00 v English glazed earthen tea pots with enamel decorations, assorted shapes and sizes, $1.00. Cups and Saucers ' $1.00 ' ; Japanese plain white china cupa ' and saucers, o vide shape, 6 for $1.00. Water Sets $1.00 Set Colonial glass water sets, con sist of jug and 6 glasses, the set, $1.00. Wash Tubs $1.00 r " Galvanized iron wash tubs, first 'quality, No. 1 size, $1.00. - :- " ' ' V- Footed Sherbets $1.Q0 Dozen Colonial glass-footed sherbetsv dozen, $1.00. ' l f '. 'i r. f' Georgette Blouses . . ; $1.00 White, flesh and colors in the season's styles, long or short ; sleeves, embroidered, braided and lace-trimmed. All' sizes are in cluded in the lot S ! - i 1 V ?! i . ii 1 a V' , ...1iif...i...tfe3'l..i. .r.::vv.,i."-;,fcvj,s, 'I 1 .