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Oakland Tribune from Oakland, California • Page 4

Oakland Tribunei
Oakland, California
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Daklanti Ctibunt HAY I9r 1918. FRIDAY EVENING LITERARY LECTURE. The next meeting of the Oakland that her husband had just packed his belongings and left her. She was allowed Slftfl per month Alimony. has been grante.l an interlocutory decree of divorce from J.

Jj. Near, a osteopath Mrs Nr brM BELIEF APPEAL IS CHARGES DESERTION. On th grounds that her husband frurj fimrt4 hr, Mr Mary Nnr Short Story Club will be held Saturday, May 20, at 2 p. in the Golden 8000 HEAR CHICAGO, May 19. Five thol sand Chlcagoans crowded the Audi- torium theater last night 'And listen! to Dr.

J. L. Magnes' powerful plea for relief for the suffering Jews In the war sones. A total of 1350,000. relief money was pledged.

'4 MAKES. WINE MINES "KICK." ROME, May 19. Wine that has no "morning after" reaction Is being produced in Italy, where a scientist has invented a method of removing the alcohol without otherwise affecting the beverage. West Hall, Pacific building. Sixteenth street.

Dr. Edwin Hadlock will address the meeting on "Great Short Stories and Their Writers." Ship Fails to Carry Succor to MacMillan Party in North. TIE OSPHEUM- NOW Announces Its New Midsummer Policy Of Bia Triple Shows Mew Quality Suits NEW YORK. May 19 The first direct word from the MacMillan Crockerland expedition elnee September 1Z, 1911, reached this city today In two cable messages to the American Museum ef Natural History, sent Wednesday from Thorshaven, Faroe Islands, and signed by Dr. Edmond Otis Hovey, head of the relief expedition, and Maurice Tanquary, soologlst with the party.

The messages tell of the failure of the relief ship Cluett to reach the headauartera at Etah Reduced HEADED BY and ask for another relief ship to be sent 5 1 4 7 50 at once. Dr. Hovey's message reads: Cluett failed to reach Etah. I got Green, and Allen, with Rasmussen's power boat, commanded by Peter Freuchen from North Star Bay. Other men absent -hunting for food.

Cluett wintering Parker Snow Bay. Engine disabled. Food supply inadequate. My party forced to leave vessel in January to For Suits up to $37.50 For Suits up to $27,50 ''T? Over 200 new Suits' in flare, belted, norfolk, box and novelty-effects. Stunning new models of serges, gabardines, poplins, checks, silk taffetas an combinations of silk and wool fabrics.

Smart and attractive new Suits in all desirable colors and all sizes for Women and Misses Because of their Immensity the Orpheum Shows will start at 7:45 o'clock beginning next Sunday. ooiain suDsistence. Green, Tanquary, Allen and myself started southward by aledge January 11, but they left me at Cape York. Unwise for me to proceed across Melville Bay on account of physical conditions wblch developed next day. Tanquary on Egedge from Holstenborg to Cable Tanquary, care of Knud Rasmussen's address $500 to cover expenses to New York.

Mac- MIHan on expedition to' Flndlayland (King Chrtotlanland). Small in charge headquarters (Etah) Eklaw, Comer and myself at North Star Bay. All well. Pickela (captain of the Cluett) says he will sail directly homeward without attempting Etah again. Therefore necessary for -museum to send reliable steamer with competent, experienced master, adequate accommodations full year's provisions for six passengers.

Vessel to leave St. John's, N. by July 10 for Etah and other Greenland points as desired with Instructions to at- tempt Cape Sabine to relieve MacMillan, if necessary. Vessel to load cargo from the beaches. Send me written authority over property and control over movements of vessel.

Am sending full report by mall and messenger. Inform all my friends. Beginning next Sunday there will be a huge bill of amusement features of fered at the consisting of three divisions of entertainment ll for one price the Orpheum standard price. Notice the Three Divisions! Division I. 'New Man-Tailored Quality Suits Superior quality serges New Washable Sport Dresses Very smart looking and popular.

In solid colors and awning stripes. $3.75 and $5.95 ORPHEUM VAUDEVILLE (Every act that plays the San Francisco Orpheum will appear ai the Oakland Orpheum.) Knud Rasmussen, the Danish explorer. Division II. who is leading an expedition of his own Into Pearyland, is supposed to be with MUSICAL COMEDY ur. Movey at present.

Tanquary's meSs age tells of an offer made by Rasmussen to bring the party out and urges quick (Each week a big high-class musical comedy will be pro duced jy a company of forty artists.) worK in rutins out a ship. Adams Case Waits Division? III. and hairline stripes. Skinner satin lined. 22-50 and 25-0Q New Silk Coats Satins, Jaff etas, poplins.

Some marabou trimmed $9.75 and $16-75 FEATURE PICTURES New SportSkirts Checks plaids, cordu- for Judg'e's Return Pending the return of Superior Judge Harris to Oakland, the fight of (The best that money can buy in the motion picture world will be offered-each week.) Mrs. Mary Kllen Adams, his mother in-law, to be restored to competency roys and awning stripes $3.95 and $4.95 $12.75 mXTM 'The brilliant Viennese prima donna, whose gowns are a revelation, whose "fame as "the little devil of grand opera" is world-wide whom every woman in Oakland will want to see Fritzi Scheff, is to head the vaudeville. division of the Orpheum program. ana the management of her estate has temporarily rested, it developed today. Mrs.

Adams, who was" reported yesterday to have left' her temporary home at 2716 Fruitvale avenue and gone to San Francisco with her brother, Dr. John P. Rice, returned last night. In the meantime, through her attorneys, San Francisco alienists have sent letters to Dr. Leonard Stocking at the Agnews Asylum voicing their opinions that the paroled patient Is perfectly sane.

Her attorneys bc-lleve that if she is given a discharge from the asylum her rights will be automatically restored. On the other hand counsel for her legal guardian state that the matter of her competency to manage her 1 affairs will have to Ho threshed out In court when the case comes up. for hearing before Judge Welis in August. Assemblyman Harris TaKes Bride Here Witton W. Harris, member of the "Bright Eyes" 568-572 Fourteenth Street, Between Clay and Jefferson Oakland Store That Undersells SUCCESSORS TO New Sport Stripes in SilK Poplins The latest light shades, alternate stripes of white and color, 86 inches CI 1 wide, at yd.

Oriental Pongee Pure silk, washable, natural color only, 50c 35C quality, at yard Buy Curtains Saturday A splendid lot of Curtains, 45 and 50 inches wide, and 1 yards long, durable mesh, ecru or white: a variety of pleasing patterns, $1.00, $1.25 and Qr curtains marked to, pr. vt Drapery Third Floor. trQJBffJfil Til One of the sparkling, effervescent, delightful $2 'musical comedies in two nets in which Cecil Lean and Florence Ilolbrook formerly starred, will be the lusical comedy feature of the Orpheum's bill." It will delight the eye, and tickle the ear, and set the feet of the Orpheum crowds a-dancing with its catchy melpdy and gay fun. Percy Bronson and Winnie Baldwin These two sterling stars will head the big company of forty artists that are to make merry in "Bright Eyes." With Percy Bronson and Winnie Baldwin there will be: ANN TASKER, the beautiful prima donna of the original "Madame- Sherry Company; PAT BARRETT, a smart comedian from New York; EDDIE AL-LEN, the dancing wonder of the musical comedy field in Chicago; JEAN DEV-EREAUX and a host of other clever ones, and, last but hot least-- The DancingBeauty CJiorus All Young and All Pretty! OAKLAND STORE assembly from teakerefield and with the commission of imml-pratlon and housing of California In San Francisco, was married last night to Miss Ethel Pearle Farley of Bakersfleld. The couple had postponed their wedding for several months owing to the illness of the bride, who has been in a Richmond sanitarium.

Assemblyman Harris is 43 years of age and his bride 27. He was elected to the assembly two years ago from the Fifty-sixth district and Is editor of a Kern county newspaper. STORE nil ML 1gglvyrar" ECONOMY" miTTENzkMME fn Saturday ItemsRemarkable Merchandise Values for Tomorrow's Shoppers. Wash Goods Reduced San Diego Will Hold Preparedness Parade BAN DIEGO, May 'l 9. Plans for a great preparedness parade here July 4 were outlined today by prominent citizens, who have been promised hearty co-operation by army and naval officials stationed here.

Hear-Admiral WJlliarh Fullam. commander-in-thief of the Pacific reserve fleet, announced that he would try to have The feature screen drama will be a The Sins of Men" live-part nmausi piece PUSSE CREPE, small floral patterns. SOLID COLOR CREPE. 29 Inches wide, pink, old rose, light blue, navy, gray, red and lavender. WHITE PLISSE CREPE.

32 Inches wide, for underwear and waists. BLACK and WHITE CHECK SUITING, 27 Inches wide. A larse assortment, 10,000 yards of New Wash Goods, splendid weaves nnd qualities, yard 8-ineh PERCALE, light and dark coionT 86-inch FIGURED CHALI.IE. 27-lnch DRESS GINGHAM, stripes, checks, plaids and solid colors. WHITE INDIA LINON, fine sheer quality, 27 Inches wide.

every available ship of his -command In the harbor on that day, and it Is expected large numbers of bluejackets from the active warships will participate. East Bay Nurses The orchestra will be augmented for the summer under the direction of Leon Kowalski. The musical comedy will be directed by Felix Rice of New York. The Orpheum Theater will be beautifully decorated next Sunday by Sanborn, the Broadway florist. The prices will NOT be advanced.

to Receive Awards Graduation exercises will be held st Ebell Hall on May 2J. for nurses of the East Bay Sanatorium and Training srliool. Dr. Iemuel P. Adams and Dr.

PLEASE NOTICE THIS BLKACHED SHEETS, standard quality, at a saving 64 0, each .540 63 90, each 59o 72 SO, each' 61o 81 90, each UNBLEACHED SHEETS, extra heavy, well-known brand 7 2 90, each Mo II 90, each 580 PILLOW CASES, bleached, heavy quality, at special prices 42 3, each 16a 45 36, each 18o UNBLEACHED MUSLIN, good quality, 88 inches wide, mill -lengths, at yard rrrTrrv: 7T7. Children's Knit Underwear 'Pure white combed cotton Vests, long or short Pants, knee or ankle length; ages 2 to 9r Women's Waists Voile and organdy, up-to-the minute styles, trimmed with pretty frills with colored edges; new lot Just received. We consider them good values at priced 1 3c for Saturday, at each Men's Shirts Unlaundered, white with linen bosom and cuffs, reinforced back and front, sizes 14 to 17V4, at 7VV Men's Balbriggan Underwear Shirts have long or short sleeves; Drawers are ankle length, reinforced seat; all sizes up to 9lr special price, garment. Men's Leather Belts Black only, with German silver buckles. These belts were made to sell at $1.00.

We close them Cm-out, at each 'U4' Muslin Underwear A great sale of Combinations and Envelope Chemises for Saturday. Made of fine nainsook, trimmed with lace and embroidery; big variety of patterns. These garments, we think, are well 1 flft worth $1.50, at each. Children's Hose lisle finish, Cotton Hose verv fine rib, all sizes up to 1 Cp 10, Saturday, at pair'. Women's Hose White or black Cotton Hose, with white foot, for Summer wear, medium weight, all sizes, 1 Saturday, at pair lJX' Corsets Another sale for Saturday.

New Summer styles, plrfk or white, medium low bunt, long skirt, four hose supporters, sizes IS RQr to 26, at V7lt The screen drama will begin at 7:45 each night the musical comedy at 8:30 each night the vaudeville at 9:45 each night. The curtain will fall at 11:15. The daily matinee will begin sharply at 1:45 o'clock. ORDER YOUR SEATS NOW! Telephone Oakland 711 Hayward G. Thomas will be the speakers.

The following will be glvon diplomas: Miss Rose E. Rogers, Miss Ruby M. An-stey, Miss Marjaret Reynolds, Mies Elsie Rlttenberg, Mlas Ethet E. Bweaney, Mips Gertrude Tynan and 'Miss Frances Harvey. The program will be concluded with dancing.

to Rotary Club Class The last of the series of lectures on public speaking, given under' the auspices of the Rotary Club and Civic Center at the Hotel Oakland this season, by Pwfunr TCmersnn BnsAtt nf Stnn. 35c Extra sizes, up to 16 each. 100,000 Died from Bright' Disease and Other Kidney Troubles During the Past Year Floral Ribbons All silk, 5 and 6 inches wide, good line of colorings, 25c and 35c yard, at the exception- 1 Cr allyJow price, yard Stamped Pillow Tops with BacKs Tan crash, neatly StampedMn conventional and If) California floral patterns, 60c quality, at each. Art Third Floor. 5 Live Solicitors when the lecturer concluded his course with a reading of "Hamlet." The -teacher read the play with enlightening remarks on proper handling of various scenes and paragraphs.

A large audience heard his address and reading. Sale of Women's Spring, Suits (Male or Female) Pay! Easy 818, First Ravings Bank ilxteentli nnd San Pablo Ave. Open Until 10 P. M. Now in Progress Warner's Safe Kidney and Liver Remedy Invariably helps these important organs back to 'normal-action.

Its healing and soothing action on the kidneys aids them to do their work of elimination of poisons from the system. That Is why Warner'ahas helped thousands of sufferers from backache, weak kidneys and bladder troubles, and why it Is so uniformly successful. Then remember, Warner's Safe Kidney and Liver Remedy is no. experiment "bf today, but is a most dependable medicine for the kidneys Values up to $38.00 Now $18.95 Values up to $25.00 Now $11.95 Values up to $12.50, Now $8.95 TO SKCO'XD THIAU Joseph 'Greenberg, charged with manslaughter in connection with the deatsi'trr E. J.

Bock, whom he ran overSwith his automobile last February at Tenth street and Broadway-," will appear before Superior Judge Ogden next Tuesday to have the date of his second trial" set. The Jury last night failed to agree in tho first trial after several hours' deliberation. -4- bot.wicaij thip to movnt. The California Btftanical Society announces a field trip to Mount Diablo ory Saturday, May 20, and Sunday, Inn-rance omjwny Official 'Jliat: "eOTo of Thews Deaths ('ouki Haw Been I The increase in fatalities from Bright! DUeiw and other kidney ailment ia earning: grave to health authorities. leading' lilfe Insurance Co.

states that 60fof the fatalities could have' bm avoided or postponed had the proper precautionary measure been taken. Thousands of people have kidney trouble -do not know it. They do not realize the Important part the kidneys play in our dally life. If the kidneys fall to act as nature Intended, good health Is impossible, as the poisons created daily are retained in the system, which cause back-aches, constipation and many other distressing to to avert serious kidney illness, Embroideries and Flouncings GOING HOME TO LOS ANGELES Embroidery Flouncing, 27 Inches, wide, for graduation and confirmation, dresses; splendid assortment 'of ex-qulsite patterns on sheer laxyrt batiste. May 21.

The train will leave the I Em roldery Flouncing, 27 Inches wide, pretty patterns In splendid variety, at CSr yard that has been a blessing to thousands of sufferers for the last 40 years. You can get It at all druggists in 50c' and ii.0 bottles; or a sample will! be mailed free. If vou write vrnr'i Em roldery Flouncing, 27 lncheg wide, showing open, lacy patterns on fine Swiss, at ARr yard 40t Cambric and Swiss Edges, from 3 to 6 Inches wide; also Insertions, at yard lv roldery Flouncing and Corset Cover. Embroidery, 17 inches wide, pretty patterns on fine lawn, OZr yard Oakland pier (Key Route) at 1:18 I p. or Fortieth and Shafter at 1:30 una vohm jard Safe Remedies Dept.

863, i p. or College and Shafter 1:85 p. m. A later train leaves Oakland Washington EUventtStr, Rochester, N. y.

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