Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel from Fort Wayne, Indiana on July 21, 1916 · Page 4
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Friday, July 21,1916. THE FORT WAYNE SENTINEL.' h : \ Many Species of the Fish Noteworthy Because of Their Size. Washington, July 21.--The tr?gic depredations of man-eating sharks along the Atlantic seaboard lend an especially timely interest to a communication from Dr. Hugh Jf. Smith, the foremost American authority on fishes, addressed to the National Geographic society and released today as a bulletin. "When giant fishes are mentioned most people will at once think of tho shark, among which, indeed, are found the largest fish now existing," writes Mr. Smith. "Of the many species of sharks noteworthy on account of their fi/c there are about half a dozen which an- prominent. These differ much in their disposition, some being as harmless a? doves and others the incarnation of fc- ro-iij. "The sleeper shark (Sommiewj micro- cephalos). whose scientific name fits it so admirably, appears to have developed its body at the expense of its brain, for it is a sluggish, stupid glutton, about six times as long as an average man At home in the Arctic regions it sometimes makes visits as far south as Cape Cod, th.p British Isles and Oregon. It is most often observed lying quietly on the surface, apparently dozing and easily approached, but at times, when hungry, it rouses itself and fiercely attacks whales, biting huge pieces out of ll.eir sides and tails, and when feeding on the carcass of a whale which has been killed by hunters it U so voracious that it permits spears and knhes to be thrust into it without seeming to take any notice. "One of the most prodigious and i cr- haps the most formidable of sharks is the'man eater' (Carcharodon carcharias). It roams thiough all temperate and tropical seas and everywhere is an object of dread. Its maximum length is 40 ieci and its teeth aie three inches long. While there are few authentic instances of sharks attacking human beings {prior to the recent tragedies), there have undoubtedly been many cases where sharks pimply swallowed people who had fallen overboard, just as they would swallow tiny other food. How easy it would be for a man-eater to devour a person whole m?y be judged from the finding of an entiie hundted-ponnd sea-lion In the stomach of a 30-foot shark on tlto California roast. A certain man-pater 30 1 -2 feet long had jaw s 20 inches w ide, Inside measure, and teeth 2 1 - 2 inches long. This may have been the 'great lish' of tlfe scripture narrative, and it is possible that at that time much larger man-eaters existed than are now known, V Especially Now Watch the baking powder. Great efforts are being made to substitute an alum baking powder for the old reliable Royal. You do not want to use alum baking powders. Doctors and chemists will tell you that they add unwholesome qualities to the food. "Be sure you get Known the world over as "the best baking powder*" Royal is made from cream of tartar which is derived from grapes. - It contains no alum or detrimental ingredients. Royal leavens the food perfectly and adds to its tastefulness and wholesomeness. ROYAL BAKING POWDER CO. New York Governor Host to Kids Each Year to Observe Birthday ;; as shark teeth with cutting edges five inches long have been found on the sea- bottom and these arc believed by naturalists to have belonged to sharks rot long dead. The phosphate beds of South Carolina yield very large fossil teeth of a shark which was related to the man- eater of the present day, judging from the comparative size of these teeth. Prof. Goode thought that sharks 70 or SO feet long must have been common. "Many years ago a Norwegian bishop in a learned paper hi ought to the attention of the scientific and theological worlds a shark which he attempted to prove must have been the 'great fish' that swallowed Jonah. This was the basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus). known also as the elephant or bone shark, which is an inhabitant of the The Store for Better Values "The Reason" Behind the Clothes This store is run by its customers; what they want we must provide; only as our stock reflects their preferences do we succeed. ,The reason this is Fort-Wayne's Foremost -Clothes Shop selling High-Grade Suits at M At Never Higher Never Lower Is because our customers wear them! Approve them! Demand them! Recommend them! We are 'proud of this patronage that shows taste, thrift and sense, to the extent of settling on Latker Clothes. It's a great satisfaction to serve men whose appreciation of Good Service and Good Values is shown so clearly in the savings of $5' to $8 on a single Suit Purchase. They have all the earmarks of more expensive clothes and Latker's guarantee says they must be right. You have our whole new stock to realize the range from which you may choose. We've Some Nifty Palm Beach' Suits That Right Now Are in Good Taste and Place! LATKER'S 1004 Calhoun St., Will F. Ropa, Mgr. "Down the Street, But --It Pays to polar seas, but occasionally strays as far south as Vhginia and California, and in foimer years was not lare in the United States and British coasts. Ihe species has the habit at times of collecting in schools at the suifaco and basking in the sun with its back partly out of water. It reaches a maximum length of 50 feet and is exceeded in sue by only three or four animals extant. Provided w i t h small teeth, it feeds on fishes and floating crustaceans, and is not of a ferocious disposition. It is dangerous only by virtue of its great bulk and when attacked its powerful tail easily demolishes boats. In former years the basking shark was hunted for its oil on the coast of Norway and Ireland: it was also harpooned on the s'mre of Massachusetts in the early part of the last century, and as many as 13 barrels of oil were sometimes obtained from the liver of one shark. There aic many records of basking shaiks 25 to 38 feet long from the. coast of New- York, Massachusetts and Maine, but the species has not been common in our waters in recent years. "The largest of all fishes, the largest of all cold-blooded animals, and the largest of all existing animals, with tho exception of a few species of whales, is the whale shark (Rhineodon typicm). originally described from Good Hope but now known from India, Japan, South America, Panama, California, and various other spots. The species is stated to attain a length of 70 feet and is known to exceed 50 feet. Notwithstanding its immense sire, however, it is harmless to man unless attacked, and feeds on the small creatures for which its teeth are adapted. Years ago it was reported that the sperm-whale fishermen Gov. Capper, of Kansas, celebrates his )irthda each year by acting as host to .he children of Topeka, Kas , at mo\ie shows. This year several thousand kids" went with the governor to all the movies'" in town, then were taken for a ;our of inspection of Topeka's only morning newspaper plant. Capper is 5} and ha" no children it the island of Saint Dems, in the In dian ocean, dreaded to harpoon a whale shaik by mistake, and stories are told of a harpooned fish, 'having by a lightning like dive exhausted the supply of rope which had been accidentally fastened to the boat, dived deeper still, and so pulled a pirogue and ciew to the hot torn.'" ZANESVILLE NEWS. MOBILIZATION ENDS ROMANCE OF GEINGO AND MISS CAERANZA. Miss Oralia Salinas y Carranza and (below) her sister-in-law, Mrs. Alberto Salinas y Carranza. The laige picture was drawn by Artist Higgins from a postcard photo in possession of Mrs. Alberto, who was sketched from a photograph, BY LEON STARMONT. Piedras Xegras, Coahuila. Mexico, July' 20.--Senorita Oralia Salinas y Carran/a has gone to Monterey to forget a certain gringo. She is a niece of First Chief Carranza, and he is Sherwood Moe, son of a wealthy resident of (iary, Ind., and brother of the pretty senorita's college chum nt Notre Dame. A few days ago Sejiorita Oralia danced with glee and road to her brother Alberto's wife this telegram: "Will be in Piedras Negras in July. "SHERWOOD." A few days later Senora Alberto Salinas y Carranra read this headline in La Democrata of Piedras Negras: "EL PRESIDENTE WILSON YA HA LLAMADO LOS SOLDADOS DE LOS EKTADOS!" "President Wilson has called out the state militia," remarked the senora to the senorita. "Pues! Didn't you tell me your Senor Moe was a member of the state militia?'' "Yes," said Senorita Oralia : "yes." And then a -'thought struck her, and her eyes flashed. the' way he's ^coming to Piedras Negras!" she e-xclaimed. "Well he will be luckj if he reaches Piedras Negras--and he won't meet me!" So this will explain to Mr. Moe why he ia persona non grata just now witl the senorita--although he didn't expeci to be called out and really he didn't mean it that way at all. "Just think!" said Senorita Oralia to hfr sister-in-law, "he might come hen to shoot down Alberto--my brother-your husband; the TIretell! 'Will be in Piedras Negras in July.' Well, I'll jus bet he won't!" Alberto, the brother, is chief of the Mexican army aviation corps and a graduate of St. John's Military ncad emy, near Syracuse, N. Y. This is not the only international ro raanoe threatened by the possibility o war. All through the border states an families that wUl be split if war comes-brothers serving in the Texas or New Mexico national guard while anotlie brother's sympathy is with Mexico. Am many are the Mexican girls in the Unite- States torn by love for their native law and for some tall "Yanqui" in the bor der states' militia who may be callec upon at any time to shoot down theii kinsmen. Zanesulle, Ind., July 21.--The wheat and hay harvest of this neighborhood will probably all be completed this week. Some are threshing and report a fair yield of wheat and of good quality. Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Hamilton will return today fiom their visit with friends and relatives in Ohio. Mrs. Jewel D. WicklifFe, of Miamisburg, Ohio, will come for a visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Dennis, Fiiday. Mrs. Wickliffe will spend several weeks visiting here before returning home. Oscar Swartz, of Uniondalc, was in Zanesville today renewing acquaintances with friends of many years ago. Dr. Crats, of Fluntinjjton, was a bus! ness callei in town Thursday. John K Shoup. who has been quite sick, has improved sufficiently to do ome \\ork on his farm again. Michael Hamilton is spending the veek with his sister, Mrs. Adam Feight er, north of town. Mis. T. R. Diflfendorfer, who has beei ufTcring girally with rheumatism fo cvpral months, is able to be abou gain. Grover Caley made a business trip ti Jniondale Thursday. Carl Hamilton and Mr. C. J. Matheny ook a large truck load of poultry to 'ort Wavne Wednesday. Rev. J. G. Wise left Thursday for 'hurubusco. From there he -will go to Liiburn, returning home for his Sunday ervices. Mrs. Stella Johnson, of north of own, visited with Mrs. Bernard Pierson Vednesday. A visit of the stork at tho home of fr. and Mrs. Roy Hoopingarner Wed- esday morning was a most welcome af- air, since he brought them a bouncing aby boy. Charles Brown, southwest of Zanes- ·ille, near the Antioch school house, let with a veiy serious accident Wcd- icadny.by falling from a load of hay \tr. Brown suffered a fracture of the ight clavicle and three ribs, with pos- ibly internal injury. Dr. Shoup, of his place, was called at once and gave nil the assistance possible. Mr. Brown s about sixty years of age and his in- uries are considered very serious. Miss Erne Grimes, daughter of Rev. !. F. Grimes, of North Manchester, Ind., isited with Miss Gertrude Keplingcr several days this week. Rev. J. A. Sherrill went to Roanoke Thursday afternoon to meet Mrs. Slier- ill, who has been visiting their daughter at Otterbein for the past two weeks. Mrs. H. E. Stockham and children are spending several days with Mr. and Mrs. Dr. Shoup. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Robinson and Mrs. Adiline Keyser visited Thursday vith Mrs. Noah Blausser, east of town Mrs. Blausfer hao been quite sick for prnl 'invq hut i« ilnvlv ininrovincr. One of the details of the plans for Harrison Hill, the new addition located in the angle formed by Calhoun street and Rudisill boulevard, which is worthy of consideration from all piomoters of new additions, is the provision for five years' maintenance of the propeity. Tins provision not only includes the cutting of weeds of vacant lots, but the clearing of snow from the walks in the w i n ter, and many piospcctive purchaser? of lots for immediate building have been attracted to Hairison Hill through their appreciation of this feature. Despite the fact that this feature as well as the scores of others which nrc unique to this addition, Hairison Hill lots are riot sold at prices that could be considered ns high. The price of $22 per front foot pievails throughout the addition and can be regarded as reasonable when you realize the features included in this price. Other details concerning this tract may be secured from Hilgcmann Schaaf, North American building. INDIANA'S C O M P L E T E HOME OUTFIT Three-Room Outfit This outfit Is an ideal one for the newlyweds. All that Is needed to furnish three rooms in the most comfortable manner. Three complete rooms--bedroom, dining room and kitchen \Qh Special Pride 4»wJ Indiana Furniture Co. 121-123 Eaat Main Street. Kaplan Greenbaum's MEN'S FURNISHINGS STORE, LYRIC THEATRE BUILDING. EVERYTHING MUST BE SOLD, REGARDLESS OF COST OR VALUE $1.50 and $2.00 Sport Shirts % , i. .*.98c 25c Boston or Paris Garters . .* ».,. .17c 15c Barker's Linen Collars »... 9c 50c Pure Silk Neckties * ,.. -33c $1.00 Men's ( B. V. D." Underwear., ,. .,79c 35c Men's Wash Neckties 19c 50c to 75c Men's Shirts and Drawers 39e $2.50 Men's Silk and Cotton Shirts $1.39 15c Silk Finished Handkerchiefs ..., -. 9c_ $1.00 to $3.00 Bath Suits 69c to-$1.98 $1.00 Neckties, choice of entire stock ^. .69c $1.50 Neckties, every one a dream ,.. .98c $1.00 Men's Shirts, soft or stiff styles ,... .69c $1.50 Men's Shirts, summer effects 98c $2.00 Men's Shirts, all swell patterns $1.35 $1.50 Mercerized Union Suits 98c 25c Kant Krack Eutaber Collars 19c 35c Suspenders, new, fresh stock 22c 50c and 75c Fine Lisle Suspenders 39c 50c Men's and Boys' Caps 39c 50c Fine Silk Socks, all colors 39c $1.00 Finest Silk Socks, all colors.. 69c 15c Socks, black, tan, white, grey 9c $1.50 to $2.00 Walking Sticks 98c $1.50 Umbrellas, fine covers 98c $2.00 Umbrellas, high grade $1.39 $2.00 Kid Gloves, all colors $1.39 $1.50 Kid Gloves, all colors 98c $1.00 Men's and Boys' light Caps 69c $1.50 Men's Silk and Wool Caps 98c 50c and 75c Men's Leather Belts 41c $1.00 Night Shirts, finest muslin 69c $1.50 Night Shirts and Pajamas 98c $3.00 Pajamas, silk finished $1.98 35c Silk and Lisle Socks, all colors 22c Mrs. F. Phillips, of New York, [Representing the New Idea Pattern Co. "Will be at our store for ten days and will be glad to give the ladies of Fort Wayne any information regarding Fashions and Patterns. To a limited number of ladies we will give a two-year subscription to the Woman's Magazine for seventy-five cents, which is the regular price for one year. This offer also includes the New Idea Quarterly, containing all the fall styles and a New Idea Pattern, all for seventy-five cents. We will be glad to have you call at the' store or phone Mrs. Phillips, No. 75-1. WE GIVE "S H" STAMPS New Idea Patterns For August RED JEflEL laUSTRATEDJplTION Distributed bjr the FORT WAYNE SENTINEL Clip three of these coupons bearing consecutive dates and present them together with our advertised price of $1.48 at our Main Office and receive your Copy of the BIG PRINT RED LETTER BIBLE. 3 COUPONS $148 SECURES AND *I IT Specially bound in genuine Lirtip Leather, overlapping Covers,tcdedges,round corners,gold lettered back, numerous beautiful colored plates, maps and biblical »cenes, fawily record and many useful helps. EVERY WORD JESUS SPOKE PRINTED IN RED MAIL ORDERS WILL BE FILLED AUfor Poiutet Up 10 150 nllei . . . Up to 300 toilet · · « Up (« 600 milel . . · Vf to 1000 mild . . . For renter 4i«t«» tuiter titef»r3n*. ^ - **· '*- ~ ., C -, j ^ * c v - /r y ^ - rt * frV« ^ ' * * ?

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