The Boston Globe from Boston, Massachusetts on September 17, 1925 · 8
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55 THE BOSTON GLOBE THURSDXY, SEPTEMBER IT, 1925 FERDINAND'S Keep This in Mind The Policy of FERDINAND'S 1$ based on TWO important considerations. FIRST Regardless of how long you have had any merchandise from this House, we will refund or replace It if you are not Entirely Satisfied. YOU are the Judge! SECOND We sell ONLY QUALITY goods, irrespective of Price. 57 Years of SfcKVICt! President A FALL Clearance SALE To make room for the extra big stock of fine furniture which will mark Ferdinand's 5 7th Fall Opening in a few days, we have cut the prices of a number of odd suites and pieces right in half to m a P 1 1 rf) eitect an immediate clearance, ine kW rcnlf- ic cnrh prtracwcK WA TV ValllPS as Reductions these: vV PRICE Buffets One Floor Section of Odd and Sample Buffets. We Illustrate four of the many designs. All styles tn combination Mahogany or Walnut. Reduced from $99 to 49.50 JTTiiA i . HI va 41.25 Tablet, China and Servers to match PRICE 1 l8s Less Chiffoniers One Floor Section of Chiffoniers, all styles and designs. Combination Walnut or Ma hogany. 4 designs illustrated. $00 reduced to Reduced" from $56 to 27.50 Dressers and Beds to match AV PRICE I One 'r'loor Section of Dining Tables T SJ.5 T$2 f 4 designs illustrated. Less from $50 $27.50 f nil i n n i mi to f $37.50 s Reduced from $67.50 $30 Servers or Less i f Large vsriety of Odd Servlcj Tablet, all stv'ts and sizes, in combination Mahogany, Walnut. Only-4 . signs illustrated frou $32 59 $14.75 $14.75 $14.75 Extra Large 3-Piece Living Room Suite An unusual design in big comfortable overstuffed custom construction suites with web back and seats covered with Jacquard Velour or Genuine Baker's Cut Velour or Tapestry. You can see these sets being made and satisfy yourself as to the extra quality that is built right into them. $ 185 3 -Piece Walnut Bed-room Suite NOTE THE SIZE of this furniture. Dresser 45 in. wide, mirror 32x26 in.; Chifforette, 34 in. wide, 2 drawers and closet, with 3 sliding trays ; full size Bow Foot Bed. NOTE THE QUALITY. Dustproof, guaranteed workmanship, French walnut in combination with other woods, high-grade exterior and interior finish. Come and see this suite and prove for yourself that descriptions and dimensions are as illustrated. $ 119 J 8-Piece Queen Anne Dining Suite A finely constructed, well finished suite, of selected hard woods, American Walnut finish. 54 in. Buffet, new style Obion,? Table, with box seat Chairs, upholstered in Genuine Leather, in your choice of colors. $ 95 Davenport Table A 48" table, well made of cabinet woods, finished in Mahogany. Attractive, graceful design SALE PRICE $lQ.oo CONGOLEUM ART RUGS New Patterns 6x9--- $8.45 7.6x9.... $10.55 9x10.6.... $14.95 9x12....$ 16.95 9, Liberal Credit Terms ERDINAND At Dudley Street Terminal 2 7"x54" 7'6"x9' AXMINSTER RUGS Just received from the Wf Rug Auction in time to go in this Clearance Sale. 8'3"xl0'6" 9'x12' 2.35 m.75 BnamlfsB Ax minster 28.50 Axinlnater Aim mla inlntr Look for the Blue Sale Tags OPEN SATURDAY AND MONDAY EVENINGS F pi WORK STARTS TODAY ON ADDITION TO HOSPITAL NORWOOD. Sept 16 The first sod for ths slt of the new $200,000 addition to ths Norwood Hospital was turned this afternoon by John E. Folan, chairman of the building committee, who presided at the ceremonial. Tomorrow actual work on the new building will be started. Among those present at the exercises today were Benjamin Rogers. Ur Arthur Hart well. Phillips Bennett and Richard Xorthup of the building committee: H. M. Plimpton, president of the board of trustee, and representative of the architects and contractors. The new wing, which Is to be three stories In height, will Increase the capacity of the hospital from 30 to 75 beds, adding 19 private beds and 56 ward accommodations The present hospital building will be remodeled into administration offices and quarters for the nurses. VETERAN VERMONT STATE HOUSE WATCHMAN DEAD MON'TPELIER, Vt, Sept 16 Angus McNeil, SI. many years night watchman at the State House here, and "rev-lously a stone cutter in Qulncy, Mas;, died this morning, leaving a widow and several children. Including John McNeil of Somerset, Mass. The burial Will be in Qulncy. Insist Upon Pure Paint in ULJL When labor cost is the principal item, it does not pay to use second grade House Paints. Monarch Paint is guaranteed absolutely pure. Its ingredients are Pure Carbonate of White Lead, Oxide of Zinc, Pure Linseed Oil and Turpentine Dryer. A small proportion of Zinc Oxide added to Pure White Lead prevents your Paint from chalking or rubbing off. The Monarch Paint formula is printed on every can of Paint. Thirty-five years experience in New England proves Monarch Paint to be the best Paint. If you desire partial payments ask your painter about our plan. It is one of our Economy Products sold by reliable dealer CARPENTER-MORTON CO., 77-79 Sudbury St., Boston, Mas. XM st mi in i i r4 l. ' a r m a Fry m mt.4 M nrf Painfl AMI Ml l aLi U4 Ci w w " - . - - UNIVERSITY CLAIMED TO "SUBSIDIZE" VICE Charges Against Illinois Denied by Officials Representative Invited to Answer Before State A. F, of L. URBAN. Til, Sept 1 (A. P.I A challenge to University of Illinois officials to show that they are not harboring-what he styled as "subsidized vice," was thrown down in the State Federation of Labor convention today by Kd-wln R. Wright of Chicago, .former Stato president. Mr Wright painted a lurid picture of "fraternity house moralitr." "Better burn universities to tna ground," he said, "than pay them money if our sons and daughters attend them to learn immorality." On his motion the convention unanimously extended an invitation to the university to send spokesmen to defend the charges against it. "My attention to university morality.'" Mr Wright said, "was provoked by recent magazine and book literature, some of It by college officials. And I have found evidence to support the reports in some places. I have been told of a fraternity house which was completely covered with a canvas shield, while inside a drunken orgy took place, which even savages would not have tolerated." The charges were declared to be "foolish" by university officials. Dean K. C. Babcock. acting president, indicated that "full consideration would be given ths Invitation of the, conven tion that some university official appear to counteract the- charges. Thomas A. Clark, dean of men and known throughout the country because of his fatherly attitude toward boy students, expressed surprise. "What do they mean by 'subsidized vice'?" he asked. Dean of Women Maria Leonard declared herself horrified. "Such an imputation," she said, ' is tantamount to maligning a person's character. Dean Babcock, Dean Clark and myself will probably decide what action to take." 10-STORY APARTMENT HOUSE SITE TRANSFERRED Another step toward the erection of "reproof 10-story apartment house at . , Beaon st, opposite the Public Oarden, has been taken in the passing of parers transferring the present property from Louis B. Thacher and others to the 81 Beacon Street Trust. It is planned to complete the apartment house in the Spring of 1926. The house will have 10 apartments, one on each floor, each to consist of 1 rooms and four bathrooms. Extra servants' rooms, storerooms, laundry and other accessories will be on the ground floor. All the masters' bedrooms and the living rooms will have fireplaces. The aera of the lot is about 4000 square feet, with a frontage of 50 feet on Beacon st and a rear entrance on Byron st The architects. Joseph D. I.eland & Co, have planned for an interior finish of limestone and brick. Every modern convenience will be installed." The enterprise is in the hands of Gogrgin & Ripley, Inc. of New York. T Dennie Boardman. Reginald and R. deB. Board-man are the renting agents and will have the general management of the building when it is completed. HAMILTON CO DEFICIT BLAMED UPON NO ONE 200 'Stockholders Are Told Story of Shortage Organize With Eliot Wadsworth as Their Leader statements than those which were apparently received prior to this year, but the directors were not negligent in accepting the treasurer's figures, supported by the sworn statements of the expert accountants who audited the books," said Mr Peabody. Mr Peabody pointed out that the Inventory was fTrst raised in January, ISO, at the instigation of Arthur R. Sharp, resigned treasurer of the com pany, who believed that the inventory, as shown by the reports from the mill. I was too low. Later the inventory was ! raised twice more, until last year it I was carried at nearly double ite actual j amount. Through his attorney. Mr Sharp ad mitted responsibility tor the first increase, but added that he was as much I surprised s anyone at the real cond.1- I tlori of the company. SUITS FOR $30,000 IN PICKWICK DEATH Widow of E. G. Flannagan Enters Actions Mrs Helen T. Plannasran of Maiden yesterday filed two civil suits for $15.- : 000 each in Middlesex Court as admin istratrix or the estate of the late Ed- Not His Fault If There Was A tramp had been admitted to the casual ward of an English workhouse late one night, and the following morning he appeared before the master. "Have joy taken a bath this morn-ine?" was the first question he was asked. "No. sir," answered the man in astonishment; "is there one missing?" Youth's Companion. About TOO stockholders of the Haml!- j ton Manufacturing Company, repre- i senting- about 23.0QO .shares of the com- pany's stock, at a special stockholders' j meeting in the Chamber of Commerce Building yesterday morning forlned a ; committeee of three stockholders to in- i vestigate the position of the company to straighten out the difficulties of the company, whose accounts show a $500,-000 deficit. The committee will report at another meeting at 11 a. m., Oct 21, in the same building. Eliot Wadsworth, until recently Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, was chosen chairman of the committee, and Roger Pierce, vice president of the New England TraASt Company, was als named to the committee. The third member will be chosen by Mr Walworth and Mr Pierce. They will be empowered to hire such employes, counsel and experts as may be deemed advisable. Rodman Peabody, who had been engaged by the board of directors to make a complete investigation of the inventory account which is declared to have placed the company in a financially weak position, stated that he could find nowhere evidence that any of the officials of the company had profited by the $500.00 deficit discovered in the accounts of the company, adding that misrepresentation of fact rather than misappropriation of funds accounted for the deficit. "In my opinion, the directors might well have demanded more detailed ward G. ("Neddo") Flannacan. a boxar, who was killed in tho Pickwick Clu collapae. Mrs Flannagan Is suing ths Pult ompany. Ino, for $16,000 and the H Tomasello & Son. Inc. for $16,000. fttttl of these are contracting concerns, nnr. Mrs Flannagan alleges that the collapse of the Pickwick Club building whs it" to negligence on their part in the wny the excavating work was doits on n4" Joining property. Wise for His Years Teacher Tommy, what is a bigamist? Tommy Please, ma'am, a man who makes the came mistake twice. London Answers. JACKSON'S CONFECTIONERY COMPANY IN NEW QUARTERS Jackson's Confectionery Company re- ' cently announced the opening ot a nw store and restaurant at i:l Washington st. The new store is modern in every detail, and every convenience imaginable has been installed for the comfort of the patrons. The candy counter is attractively arranged, and inviting wicker furniture Induces customers to rest a While. Ail the food is cooked in a kitchen at the rear of the restaurant, which is the last word in cleanliness, and a soda fountain in one corner is equipped to eervo any soft drink that may be ordered. The tables are attractively decorat.d with flowers, and there is a circle of potted palms around the dining room. An erchestra furnishes music for patrons dining there between 5:30 in the evening and midnight. r IP n RAIN DELAYS SOMERSET FAIR SKOWHEGAN, Me, Sept lfr-Events j scheduled for today at Somerset Central Agricultural Society Fair were put i ahead one day on account of rain. The j pageant will be given as arranged Thursday and Friday nights, unlesa I weather prevents. In the Air Father Goodness, what's the matter? i The house is filled with smoke. Mother I jdst heard Willie say he had Pittsburg on the radio. Ohio State Sun Dial. , Women's Sport Topcoats Tweed Suits Hats For fall and winter motoring, college and sport wear. TOPCOATS of warm and serviceable imported fabrics smart for school or general wear. TWEED SUITS. Tailored for travel and all-round wear, of unusual imported fabrics. TAILORED HATS New velour and felt. Models uncommonly smart. 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