;4 r I-::.' II0U3T0:J DAILY JC3T: FRIDAY 1X21X10, OSaC! 2, lllz. r .. . ., . j-wv . .. .n. . . ,.., .... v t . . .... , ...... ... v """""""""rr"""""r rnnnnii.siimfi.riri.Ar rrm.nr iriffjfirjvrifirAOJ.finnrvTjnr ----------.-..,-n-- .-.. ... , . . VO:.IEN 0? HOUSTON L IANIFEST AN ; "At The Right Suit ' INIEREST IN HOUSEWIVES LEAGUE U know the right Suit. ? 7 the minute you slip into it It makes you feel V i: x - . . . . . . . . f . More Than 200 Aitended Meeting Held at Audito- - rimh Thursday and Indications Point fMt And' it fcrVes fytjtj self satis-' :$Sp; Our Fall and Win tor a,- r'rYfiX sortment of VO I Ni ! v 1 i V v . I ! ,- a- The display week has been highly appreciated by 'the women of Houston. The many beautiful designs in strictly high-class Millinery have been very much favored by those who visited our Millinery section. So Come Today and Tomorrow Many New Things Await Your Inspection! See These Trimmed Hats at $2.95 All on special tables for easy choosing, nothing in the line that is worth less AMUSEMENTS Annual Visit of "Mutt and Jeff" to the . i Prince. An advance notice issued by the management says:. One again the merrymaking "Mutt and Jiff" will be here. The season of laughter is about to begin. "Mutt and Jeff in Mexico" in a brand new dress epmel to the Prince theater, matinee sMlnigtt. Saturday. October' 3. with a arcer -and a better show than has ever appeared before under the well known title. Giving "Mutt and Jeff" a new and superior production each successive year is an act of diplomacy on the part ; Of Gus Hill. Bud Fisher's eccentric char- scter can live for a .century or they - uau die as dead as a "door nail" In 60 days, if allowed to do so, but it is decidedly to the interest of both Bud Fisher and Gus Hill to see them live for . ' years innumerable, which they will do Us long as Fisher is able to furnish "new dose" and up-to-the-minute comedy slt-qationb and as long as Uus Hill furnishes at new and acceptable vehicle for their stage work. Both of these gentlemen seem to be successfully keeping up their pece at the present writing. "Mutt and . Jeff in Mexico'1 will represent the "last word" in musical comedy production, everyxhing being new but the name. Tin . Airerican public never wanted to laugh more than they do at this time. They seek comedy even tn motion pictures. Gus Hill's mission since his entre into tbe theatrical producing game has been t make people laugh. He is the acknowledged dean of cartoon comedy j production, never having offered a play eg this sort that did not prove a success. ADVANCE NOTICES. r "The Red Widow" at the Prince. J An advance notice issued by the management says: Of all the wondrous, charming, captivating, heart-taking specimens of the '(male gender that, inhabit this mortal world, the widow has generally been conceded to be the moat alluring. The maiden may be fair and entrancing, .yet (he ia bat the budding flower, while i the widow is the bud that has blossomed iolo full bloom with all the rare magic of her sex at its xenith. She a the most brilliant of her species that ever trod the boards; she's going ! ta visit this city soon, and she wants to ' see you. "The Bed 'Widow" will be I seen at the Prince theater Thursday and ; Friday. October I and 9. with Friday I matinee. ( . f ' . Pictures at the Prince. l Perhaps you have heard the rumbling et distant explosions, the thunder of a CJant blast of dynamite that shakes the earth for miles around. These are thrill-ia$ enough for most people but not for the camera men who made Lyman H. Howe's reproduction of the Panama canal.-- - -. At the time of the biggest dynatmite op-,. eraUons in Culebra cut one of the photog- - rtpbers ventured close enough to the exblosions to make a series of remark -able moving pictures of them. -"He'a crasy about Colonel Goethal's 'fireworks' declared one of the canal 1 workers. That's what they call all of ttbm dynamite activity tn the "big ditch" xone. DurmK one of the "big shots" the pic-.tlre taking; apparatus was near enough , te be visibly affected by the great shock. .When 4 tbe blast was fired, the camera ' reeked with the earth and a most sen-. rational ef feet was the result. The films .deveiooed - se that the spectator easily imagine be feels tbe actual quiver of the carta... " Tbe rapid succession of this and other tfcril!s .with the Intense Interest In the ' subject Itself Is making Lyman H. Howe's 'presentation of the Panama canal today tjuite-thw film wonder of the age. Re sere and aee this wonderful picture with M other interesting subjects. V At the Majestic. Philanthropist of note." entertainer to jfew TaraiTour Hundred,- Wnia Holt Wakeflald. one of vaudeville' s best known 'artists, - lau at the Majestic this week In an act tbat has entertained the elite of American audiences. "The Lady and the Ptane" ta the title of the act. ' The Bltr Burprlee. " ' preeen ted by Mar-"garet SawteUe Duffy, has been a recent sensation In ' metropolitan vaudeville houses: the act is framed en originaj -Knee, and is a sure-fire hit at every show. m their own song bit a. Gorman brothers and Leopold offer vaudeville classic. Johnson. Howard and Llsetta. billed as Three Dusty aoadsters," are ton the lagej purs no Does. but Seme of the 7 iodav and tomorrow 177 Be Special Days in the Millinery Section than S5.00. THREE SPECIAL LINES OF VELVET SHAPES, $1.00, $1.50 and $1.95 stunts they perform woiild put a hobo to shame. Cathryn Chaloner. in the latest comedy success. "Kate's Press Agent," brings a sure enough laugh maker to the Majestic. Supported by Will Vedder in this excellent little comedy. Miss Chaloner has been an unqualified success on every bill she has played. The Four Society Girls in "Songs, That's All." are one of vaudeville's most pleasing '"girl" acts, and Max Alexander anuZoe Brown, In a dancing act that is quaint and novel, withal extremely interesting, have been featured on some important programs. The bill promises both from advance notices and its general looks, to be a real winner. Motion Picture Theaters Feature by Sir Gilbert Parker at Queen. Sir Qilbert Parker, the novelist. Is represented at the Queen theater today by a new Selig two-reel feature, "The Going of the White Swan," which he has made from one of his stories. It is a dream of intense emotion, with the srene laid in the Canadian wilderness that region which Sir Gilbert kupws so well. In the cast are Bessie Eyton, Wheeler Oakman. Roy Clark. Frank Clark and Joe King. Miss Eyton and Mr. oakman have roles similar to those which have made their names familiar to motion picture fans the country over. John E. Brennan will be seen at the Queen today in a new Kalem comedy, "Jones' Wedding Day." While on his way to the minister's, where his bride is waiting. Jones is arrested for exceeding the speed limit. Despite his pleas he is placed In a cell when he discovers that, having left his money in his other clothes. ! he can not pay the 120 fine. Bill finds ! a friend in the turnkey and makes his escape wnen another Bill Jones, a hobo, is brought in intoxicated. Meanwhile, a friend of the bridegroom learns of his predicament and sends an employe to the rescue. The mixup which ensues as the result of the similarity tn names between the bridegroom and the hobo will tickle the rislblea of every observer. A new Hearst-Sel I g Pictorial, with views from the war zone, including the entry of the German troops Into Brussels, will form the fourth reel of a very interesting program. Tomorrow the Queen will have John E. Ince in the new Lubln drama. "His Brother BUI"; George Stanley and Margaret Gibson In Vltagraph's "When the Gods Forgive," and Richard Travers and Ruth Storehouse in Easa nay's "White Lies." Sunday the fourteeiuh installment of "The Perils of Pauline Eclair Feature at the Isis Today. The Isis is drawing excellent attendance these days, firstly because of the superior work of Falrman and Furman. a most clever team of novelty and comedy slngejj; secondly, on account of the excellent films. The chief picture on today's bill is "The Aztec Treasure." a twot3rt Eclair drama, featuring Edna Payne and Robert Frazer. As a race the Aztecs were the most educated of the Indians found in America by such famous explorers as Cortex and Balboa. Undoubtedly climate conditio f had a great deal to do with their superiority as far as the other red races were concerned and their Isolated condition, protected as they were by the Sierra Mad res and Popocatepetl, enabled them to devote their energies toward agriculture rather than bellicose proceedings. Ancient works point out that the Aztec was better educated and superior to either Cherokee or Blackfoot, and the weapons which they made, such as arrows, spears and tomahawks, were all constructed out of baser metals rather than stone. The Aztec was particularly well based in the handling of gold and silver and the museums today are filled with Idols and ornaments which were made by them. Undoubtedly Balboa's conquest of the Panama region did more to promote expeditions coming to America than anything else on account of the vast amount of yellow metal which his crew brought back with them. After, however, the In vasion of the Spaniards the Aztecs, so that tnetr treasure would not be in dan ger, made provisions to bury It la keep it away rrom ma nanaa oi ine invaaers. The other film number Is "Jane's Lovers." wonderfully amusing Joker farce. With three suitors on her hands. Jane Is fat quandry, Willie pulls her out of the lake and thus carries away the prise. 'Spartacus." one of the most pretentious film productions of the times, will be offered by the Isis for three days, Sunday. Monday and Tuesday. The fea ture is enacted oy the same company wnicn was seen in the I'aaquali production of "Last Days of Pompeii." "Spartacus" is an eight-part feature. "The Dollar Mark" at Pearce'e- "The Dollar Mark." a five-part Brady feature showing today and tomorrow at the Ptarce theater. Is a companion piece to George Broadhurst's first great success. "The Man of the Hour," In which Mr. Warwick will appear at the Pearce within the next two weeks. Working opposite Mr. Warwick is Barbara Tenant, a screen artist well liked by all followers of the pictures. The story opens in Cobalt the scenes were taken there I and closes in the East Newport and ew rorK city, it is a picture of vigorous nction which rings true throughout, and every part of it holds the interest strongiy. The best part of the story Is the u -I ventures of the lovers in the floods. A terrible storm has driven the girl Into the hut of the miner. "Jim," owner of the Nellie Davis mine, a property worth millions and which the trust, of which Alice's father ia one of the guiding epuits, wants to get cheap. The dam above the hut breaks, the water washes down the valley and the hut goes with the rest of the primatlve buildings. Th 3 hut's heavy door serves Jim and Alice as a raft The stream washes them furiously along toward a terrible fall. The trust fails to force Jim to sell his mine. Alice comes to the office, where there is the usual happy ending. Opening of Crown Theater. The new Crown theater. 306 Main street, will open -its doors to. the public Saturday morning. P. C. Crown, the manager of this new picture house, has been bending every effort to get his new playhouse In good shape for the big open ing, and now announces that It will be ne of the most highly finished, conven ient anu cuuuuruiuie pwynuusn in ine city. The opening play Is entitled "The Weight of a Crown," significant of the name of the theater. "The Weight of a Crown" Is a Lubln feature play, a review of which win appear in The Post tonefrrow. No expense has been spared by J. D. Polemanakoa, owner of this new theater, nor Mr. Crown, Its manager, In providing for the comfort and entertaln- ment of Its patrons. All seats are roomy tween each row, and one of the largest and most costly pianos to be found In any playhouse anywhere has been Installed. Only first run pictures will be shown, and the management announces that-a line of feature photoplays haa been booked and wUl be shown from day to day. John Barrymore In "An American Cltl-zen" at the Gem Today. John Barrymore. the young American star, . brother of , Ethel Barrymore, and one of the best of the younger actors, will be seen at the Gem theater today only in the famous play, "An American Citizen," used by Nat Goodwin for many years. Barrymore won his greatest success in New York In "The Fortune Hunter," but his present role even exceeds that tn Interest. Tomorrow and Sunday the Oem will have Dustln Far-num, the well known star'. In "The Squaw Man," from the popular play of the same name. It is a six-reel Leaky feature and one of the best the Gem haa ever shown. f A Great New York Success Coming to the Isis. "Neptune's Daughter," which wm be seen at the Isis theater for a five-day run. October to II, Inclusive, Is a production, which cost Me, 000 to make and was three months In - preparation. The title part Is enacted by Annette Keller-man, famous the world over as a swimmer.. Us success In New Turk has been sensational. Broadway's fashionable Globe theater, where "It enjoyed a phenomenal run, waa filled at every performance with entranced audiences whose interest and applause indorsed the general opinion that this is the greatest photo play ever produced. At the Rax Theater. The Rex theater offers a particularly good bill to its many patrons Friday. "The yiper." a two-reel ' Kalem feature, might he termed the headline film. Others with equal merit are "The First-Class Cook" and "The White Band Society." both Blograph photo' plays. . The Mutual Weekly will nave a strong appeal for the reason that scenes from the European battlefields will be fliyn, V V' ,.v.;:-r .-' While permanent organization was not perfected that not being the object f the mooting attendance of II Houston women upon tbe meeting called by Mrs. H. B. Fail, president of .the State Feder-.. rivih at IS o dock Thursday morning was aa Indication that the Housewives' league of Houston will be i success from toe start Tt.. Miinuiim mimtlni will be neia next .Wednesday, and due notice of the time and place wUl be given through Tno lm. Every woman in ng vitoa to attend tnat meeting n lilnu In h nmniutlon. At the ntetUug Thursday morning a number of the ladies paid their duea and enrolled as members, but tne ust was kul !) ! nnt vat nadv for DUblica- Uun. The dueTare SS cents a year for wemeu who are actually housewives; si a yjar for those who desire to become members this class being created largely for the benefit of the husbands-rand $1S ptr year for those who desire to become sustaining members. , The cents Includes a membership in the national as well m the local organization, MM. H. B. FALL PRESIDED AT MEETING. Mia H. B. Fall presided at the meet ing, which was held in the auditorium. The meeting was called for the banquet room, now occupied by the Progressive league, but It was quickly ascertained thai ihr waa not sufficient room there. and adjournment was had to the main building, where Manager aiorrisnoj uau prepared for the meeting. In bar mMtninr address. Mrs. Fall stated that there was to be no boycott, no unjust accusations, no endeavor to Kind the axe of anyone. The women of ouston and Texas face a problem and must solve It. They not only nave a nrnhlatn hut an onnortunltv to show that they are entitled to the name of home makers. They must avail themselves of this opportunity and demonstrate that they are worthy the confidence which is reposed In them. She had Issued the call rnr maatinn nf the same kind to be held all over the State and she had heard from several points that the meetings want tn h held. She was confident that the Women of Texas would acquit themselves tn a manner that Is creditable. It would require brains to do it ana tne women of Texas have the brains. Mra. J. Edward Hodges, temporary chairman of the local organization, explained the objects of the Housewives' leaguo. one insisted upon tne use oi frugallV as being the great point. She read the definition of frugality as It is given above and pointed out that it well covers the object of the organization which she has peat hopes will appeal to the women of Houston. WASTE IS ONE OF THE GREATEST SINS. Waste Is one of the greatest sins of commission inveighed against. Failure to oversee and to personally attend to the details of purchases for the household the great sins of omission. Mrs. Hodges was clear la her presentation of the mat ter tbat this is an offensive as well as a defensive organization. She declared for cleanliness, for purity tn food products and for full measure and legal weights. She pointed out some of the Instances . where the housewives are snined against by tbe merchant; but she also had something to say of, the sins of the housewives against the merchants. J. B. Lehmann made a brief 4alk upon the subject of ward markets and drew applause when he declared that the time for their establishment is now without further delay. He declared that expensive, buildings and elaborate fittings are not needed: that it is proper to get them under way upon a small scale and then to enlarge them as occasion demands. He painted a rather glowing picture of the good to be accompi'.snea by the ward market and trusted that the Progressive league will be able to make rapid orosr- ress in the matter. He declared that the farmers will not take word pictures. They wish to see the markets actually established and then they will grow the things that the housewives of Houston want. THE CITY SEALER PROMISED CO-OPERATION. Charles Lawrence, city sealer, went into many details of how the housewife may guard against Imposition. He promised active co-operation of his department with the women of Houston; said he was at all times ready to reweigh their purchases and to receive and investigate complaints that they might make that they had not received what they should. But he warned them that there was no case when they bought a bottle of vinegar if they did not call for a pint or a quart; or if they bought a package of anything without specifying the weight they wished. He warned them against the use of heavy bags and trays in the weighing of certain articles and told them they were entitled to the full weight without the receptacle. Mrs. J. O. Ross urged the women present to enlist as members of the organization and asserted they would find It weU worth their while. Mrs. George Breaker gave an Instance of what the cucumber growers of Sea-brook had to contend against during the present season. She declared that they sold their product at 15 cents a orate, but that the women of Houston paid a dime for half a dozen. FULL LIST OF THOSE PRESENT NOT SECURED. The names of all those present were not secured, but the accompanying list will show that the attendants were representative women: that they came from every section of the city and will give further evidence that the Housewives league will become an active organization for the good of Houston within the week: Mrs. J. C. Underwood, 2909 Chenevert street. Mrs. E. R. Oberwetter Sr., 21 Chenevert street. Mrs. I. J. Gallia, 2004 Chenevert street. Mrs. L. M. Ballentlne. 703 Bell avenue. Mrs. J. J. Barlow, 1417 Elyeian street. Mrs. J. R. Glazier, 1417 Elyslan street Miss Tlona Benda, 1007 Boundary, Preston 9762. Mrs. J. Lawrence Can-, 1707 Main street. Mrs. March Culmore, 1418 Crawford street. Mrs. Pat Dougherty, 05 Omar avenue. Mrs. Maurice P, Hargrave, No. 4 Colonial apartments. Mrs. J. M. Hufflngton, Eighteenth avenue, Houston Heights. Mrs. Frank Vaughn, Houston Telegram. Mrs. M. E. Tracy, 1204 Welch street. Mrs. Clyde Wood burn. No. 2 Montrose apartments. Miss Leat ha Justice, 1S14 Rusk avenue. Mrs. N. M. Walker. W09 Shearn street Mrs. A. L. Fassett Mrs. G. R. Scott. Corpus Christ!, Texas. Mrs. Rhela Howard. Mra J. W. Scott, 80s Caroline street. Mrs. T. R. Franklin, M4 Travis street Mrs. C. C. Oden. 1111 Jefferson. Mrs. L. Klsk, 1512 Austin treet. Mrs. . G. G. Braslns, 2240 Lupbocg street. Miss Athel George Nichols, 180 Jackson street ' Mrs. F. J. HIU, 1414 Capitol avenue. Mrs. O. W. Perrine, 1410 Yale. Mrs. P. C. Walker. '1202 Lamar avenue Mies Erie Osley, 74 Capitol avenue. Mrs. J. W. WheeleV, J322 Gentry street Mrs. M. G. Watson, KM Keene street Mrs. 8. C. Bailey, 2111 Gentry street Mrs. H. C. Oass, 2410 Smith street. Mrs. Frank E. Warren, No. 4 Burlington apartments.' Mrs. Charles 0. Preston. 8101 Main. Mra W. M. Wlnton, Bellalre. Mrs. .Johnston Roberts. Bellalre. Mrs. John S. Stewart. 108 Stratford street. Mrs. Sidney M. Lister, 102 Stratford. Mrs. A. T. Waycott. 220 York street Mrs. Anna 8trlnrfellow. 222 West Sev enteenth avenue, Houston .Heights. Mrs. John D. , Staples, 1511 Austin Street : Mrs.- E. S. Wood, 2310 Crawford street Mrs. E. 8. Dwbtermen," Sherman and SVIWDt I i Frugal Exercising economy ' In the use or appropriation of money, goods or previsions; saving ex a penes; avoiding waste; economical, sparine. " '. ' ; I ( Frugality Frugelnesa; prudent! economy In the cars' of money ot goods; good husbandry or housewifery. New Standard Dictionary. a eeeeeeeeee i Mrs. M. A. Cuke, 122T Welch avenue Mrs. Ella A. Keene, (211 Larkln street, Cottage Grove. Mrs. George Comley, It' Shepherd street. Mrs. E. T. ' Relnhart, No. I Lonoma apartments Mrs. Q. C. Perkins. No. II Lonoma apartments. Mrs. J. T. McCants, 4910 Caroline. Mrs. E. C. Johnson, 1117 Holman avenue. Mrs. F. 3. Hensley, 201 Fulton street Mra A. J. James, IMS Decatur street Miss Leila Williams, 1404 Lamar ave nue. ' Mrs. W. T. Clayton, 1718 Texas avenue. Mrs. T. W. Shearer, SIM Louisiana street. Mrs. W. Uhler, 2105 Louisiana street. Mrs. C. M. Crawford, (16 Omar avenue. Mrs. K L. Carroll, 220S Fulton street Mrs. W. L. Holland, 1407 Jefferson Mrs. J. H. RothweU. 1201 Noble street Miss TilUe Schmidt, HIS Leeland avenue. Mrs. H. E. Wood. 1117 Leeland avenue. Mrs. H. T. Warner, 1S0S Hyde Park boulevard. Mrs. NQ. M. Woodward, 1211 Baker street Mrs. R. C. Duff, (03 McOowen. Mrs. M. D. Fields. 713 Leeland avenue. Mra C. V Foster, 2112 Gano street Mrs J. T. Slsson. 115 Palmer street. Mrs. J. H. Foster, 320 Branard avenue. Mrs. J. H. Burton, 3002 Milam street Mrs. Mary W. Roper. 2304 Euclid ave nue. Mrs. J. P. House, nog Maryland ave nue, Hyde . Mrs. A., B. Taber, 911 San Jacinto street. Mrs. J. W. Saums, 2017 Terry street Mrs. A. J. Goggans. 3300 Smith street Miss Jennie Criswell. 008 Chenevert street. Mrs. H. w. oammei. 105 Marie street Mrs. W. W. Ake. 2115 Union street Mrs. Eric Tarrant Davis. (03 Polk ave nue. Mrs. W. P. Ross. (03 Polk avenue. Mrs. L. H. Wallls. 2418 Travis street Mrs. George Kldd Jr.. 2(1( Fannin street. Mrs. A. Smith, 1710 Rusk avenue Mrs. George F. Arnold. 70s McKlnney avenue. Mrs. J. W. Wilkinson. 1108 Hadley ave nue. Mrs. Nell Kohman. 2120 North Main. Mrs. N. L. Mills. 1210 Rusk avenue. Mrs. W. D. Mihills. 2818 Austin street Mrs. Charles E. Webb. 3520 Avle street. ' Mrs. M. J. Heaney. 2023 North Main. Mrs. E. A. Coel. 3110 Virginia street Mrs. C. K. Butow, 107 Gray avenue. Mrs. J. K. Riordan, 1409 Indiana avenue. Hyde Park. Mrs. Theo. Buckingham, 1(07 Caroline street Mrs. W. A. Conn, 2510 Franklin street Mra H. Simpson. 2518 Franklin avenue. Mrs. 8. K. Pickens. 1304 Washington avenue. Mrs. H. C. Hook, 809 Francis avenue. Mra J. Lindsey Short. 3210 La Branch, Miss Francis W. Lancaster. 1417 Holman avenue. Mrs. M. B. John, 1408 Dallas avenue. Mra T. B. Elrod. 6 Montrose apartments. Mrs. George H. Breaker, E Oxford apartments. Mrs. Marie A. Waggaman, 2218 Caroline street. Mrs. A. J. Condlt, Bellalre. Mra C. A. Teagle. 403 Hathaway avenue. Mrs. L. P. Scarborough. 313 Avondale. Mrs. Rodman 8. Crosby. 317 Falrview avenue. Mrs. J. B. Holworth, (09 Welch avenue. Mrs. L. M. Billow. 514 Baker avenue. Mrs. H. R. Moore, 3701 Burlington Mrs. J. W. McClain, 2110 Kane street. Mrs. Natalie Taylor Carlisle. 227 West Alabama avenue. Mrs. H. W. Mausbach, 807 Maggie street. Mra G. M. Cunningham, 1107 Michigan avefue, Mrs. J. D. Freeman, 1115 Boulevard. Mrs. Charles F. Schults, 2107 Fannin street Mrs. C. W. Welch. 2215 Caroline street Mrs. Gore Hlnchllff. 22 18 Bngby. Mrs. C. M. Wooster, 320 Webster-avenue. Mrs. W. R. Allison. 3410 Yoakum boule vard. Mrs. C. C. C. Carlisle. 2W7 Common street Mrs. J. E. Wooding, 1211 Texas avenue, Mrs. W. C. Corbett. 2901 Chenevert Mrs. C. D. Kennard, 805 Taylor. Mrs. R. R. Labat. 1531 Yale street. Mrs. William W. Anderson, 717 Anita avenue. Mrs. A. W. Hurley. 528 Omar avenue, Mrs. E. D. Lee. 1703 Milam street Mrs. F. T. Harrison. 1210 Dennis avs nue. Mrs. J. A. Hautter. 409 Huntlnrton avenue. Mrs. A. B. Wilson 312 Huntington avenues. I Mrs. J. F. Guilmartln, 81( Huntlnrton even ue. Mrs. R. E. Lee, 71 J, Leelan I avenue. CONGRESS WILL OPEN AT Y. M. C A. FRIDAY 8 P. FI Second Annual ' Session of Mock Legislative Body Will Begfti With Contest Over Seat. "Congress" will open In Houston Fri day evening at S o'clock not the national congress, but one patterned after It, known as the Toung Men's Christian association congress. This will be the second annual session, last year's session having lasted throughout the winter, with meetings once each week. Besides the work of organisation the first meeting promises some fun in the contest over the seat of O. F. Sunde-meyer, who last session represented the State of North Dakota. A committee has charged him with "fraud and corruption In the election" which secured his seat. Bundemeyer will contest the eominittaa report, aided by several of his friends ine loung Men s Christian association congress Is supervised by the Toung Mea's Christian association, bat n v Ana my be a member, though not a memberr. oi ineioung atens cnriatlan association. It is desirous of securing about IS more members' to complete the membershlD limit of S. All will be welcome to th. open meeting Friday evening. LTJlfCH BOOM SERVICE TESTED. Superintendent Eon Eat 15 Cent Meal at North Side School. Superintendent P; W, Horn 'of the city schools personally- Inspected tbe various departments of the north side Junior high school Thursday and Incidentally teated the quality and class of nrvlce being After his visit he stated that he had partaken of a satisfying luncheon at a total cost of 16 cents tha nrlea that students are charged for such a meal. 4 iv yonameu or xnrea ,usnea St S cents each; The kitchen ia operated under the supervision of the domestic; science department and all raenues are arranged In conformity to dietary science. inner oepanmente oi tne biuidtnc were Inspected and Mr.-Horn exroseed himself as Highly estlilled with the results. f 'MAT'V;:-'v . 's Clothmc is not merely lerent sues a number ol destxnd andi lar perssnalitl nuny finished as any custom- a ' made and taore fully guaranteed. vThe right suit for you la In this V -:.v- n. t assortment at ' , $15, $20 and $25 or up to 40, If you care to pay , 7' tnat much. EXHIBITORS QUICK TO RESERVE SPACE Exposition Building Contract to Be Let at Once. Business Men Expect Larger Crowds man usual to Attend No-Tnruh This Year Event Well Advertised. Contract for the construction .of the Industrial and Made-in-Houston building JJor-the No-Tsu-Oh Deep Water Jubilee will be let at once and the work of erect ing the Drat permanent exposition unit for Houston will be rushed forward as rapidly as ts compatible with the beat results, according to an announcement made by Chairman C. Staltl of the Made- ln-Houston committee Thursday night. At an enthusiastic meeting of members ot tbe committee and leading manufac turers or noustesi on tne Kice hotel roof Thursday night a list of exhibitors was begun and a number of reservations were made. Reports by various members of the committee Indicated that the en tire space will be subscribed before the building is ready for Installing the exhibits. The committeemen have met with encouragement everywhere and the members believe that this will be by far the most successful effort ever made to hold an Industrial show In this city. Among the reasons being given by thf manufacturers are talcing space for their eagerness to secure the best positions is tne tact tnat tne No-Tsu-Oh of this year will be attended by thousands of people who have never attended nrevious No- Tsu-Oos. The deep wajer celebration is being advertised throughout Texas in liberal newspaper announcements and In all street parades in this State by the Bar- num 4fc Bailey circus. That show is also placing large posters on cross-country roads announcing the No-Tsu-Oh. : The railroad companies are giving better rates than before. A large number of Texas merchants will be In Houston as guests of the Bankers, Manufacturers and Jobbers association and numerous other features of the celebration are calculated to bring visitors of that class that the man-facturers are most anxious to appeal to. In addition to these facts. It is pointed out that the Houston celebration will be one of the very few attractions of an en tertainment nature that will be held in Texas this fall. Many of the towns that have previously held celebrations and fairs have decided not to hold them this fall. TYROS FEASTED AT OASIS AFTER CROSSING DESERT El Tex Temple Knights of Khorros-sau Held Unusually Interesting Ceremonial Session Thursday. Eleven candidates were initiated ' into Khoraasan mysteries by the Knights of Pythias at their ball on Main street Thursday night. Responding to the call of Royal Vlsler Thompson, a large number of Dokays, wearing their habitual smiles, together with loud colored costumes, assembled to assist the candidates or witness their pilgrimage across the desert. The class consisted of R. W. Jones of Humble. J. H. Elder of Marlln. J. N. Bullock of Columbia, F. B. GIU, J. J. Lafaye, W. H. Warren, R. W. Jones, Martin Magehee, Alexander Newman. L. A. RalTey and M. W. Chance of Houston. The divan- or team having In charge the ceremonies was composed of R. R. Red-field, royal vlsler; Ole Olesen, grand emir; S. C. Thompson, sheik; P. MoCabe, Mahe-da; Ed Peterson, satrap; A. A. Rasch, sahib; Ewtng Boyd, Joe; W. T. Pankey, mokanna; 8. E. Douthlt, master of ceremonies. ' An oasis In the form of lunch was provided. Following the ritualistic work, coffee, eandwlohes and other good things were served, after which tbe Journey was resumed. There was an attendance of 111 aside from the candidates. It was the first ceremonial held since the temple attended the grand lodge session at Temple, Texas, where a class of 44, consisting of members of the grand lodge from. Laredo to Texarkana, were given s taste of Khorassan delights. The recognition of the order by the supreme lodge Knights ot Pythias Is "having the effect of Increasing interest, and It is the Intention of En Tex temple to hold another ceremonial In the near future. CATALOGUE SOON BEADY. Poultry Association Preparing for lvO'Tsu-On Exnibition. Catalogues of the -annual show of the South Texas Poultry and Pet Stock association to be held at Houston during No-Tsu-Oh week, November 7 to 14, win be ready for mailing early next week. It was announced at a meeting of the association Thursday nlgbt that several thousand copies have been ordered from the printers for Immediate delivery and that a large portion of these will be mailed out immediately to fanciers and breeders who have already applied for them. Another meeting will be held by the association Thursday night. October IS. It was reported that Inquiries have been received not only from various ' sections of Texas, but from other States, Including as far north as Maine and as far west as California, Washington and Oregon. It is expected that at least 2000 exhibits will be entered. ' The list of prises Is larger this year than ever before and includes some very handsome premiums of Intrinsic value. The exhibit building will be the beat that has so far ever .been designed for a poultry show In the South ana will afford an unexcelled opportunity for. showing fine poultry to advantage, as well as for proper caring ior tat stoca. a selection of f--: kJ 'I, u andpattarM,but.ot if'v' 111 : ! Individual rarments : I XV .1 11, fa r . " - si i m a ar-v e a t,' The Store That Grows NEW CAMPAIGN Oil r FOR MEMBERSHIP v-1. Reds and Bines to Battle at tbe V. H. C A. Colonel W. A. Childress and ?. X. Rockwell Will Lead Forces A Luncheon at "Y" Friday Even; ing to Discuss Plans. . Preparations for another big membership campaign for the Toung Men's Christian association are being made and the campaign will be the subject of discussion at a 6:30 o'clock luncheon Friday . evening at tne Young Men s Christian as- sociatlon building. The actual campaign . which will not be launched until October , will last three days. W. D. Cleveland will preside aU the luncheon at the Toung Men's Christian association Friday eveningand Dr. William States Jacobs and P. W. Horn will ' give the various reasons why their re- , specflve sides will win. The workers will be divided Into two bands, the "Reds" and the. "Blues," Colonel W. A. Chtldsees will head the Blues and J. M. Rockwell win lead the Reds. A large number of men' have signified their desire to work In. the campaign and a material increase In the membership of the local Toung ' Men's Christian association Is expected. The following is the line-up for the struggle: Blues. Team No. 1 Fred Wilson, captain: E. W, Taylor, Frank Bryant, J. O. Eicke. F. L. Berry, W. A. Wilson. Team No. 2 D. J. Price, captain; J. W. Neal. R M. Farrar. Walter Hard-castle. W..M. Ward, A. A. Buxton. Team No. 3 Earl Cortes, captain; Geo. Doscher, Dr. A. J. Caspersen, Carl Brant, Henry Cortes, Frank Riordan. Team No. 4 D. W. Tucker, captain; i. Johnston, M. C Nelson, E. I 'Jones, F. C. Buchenberg en, E. F. Brown. Team No. 5 R. W. Gillette, captain; Brazleton, Nelson Munger, Dave 'Harris. John Relchardt, E. L. Biossett. Team No. John H. Crooker, captalm M. U. iseison. ur. w. b. winiuer. Joe Fisher. C. Belk. K. W. Hawthorne. . Team No. 7 J. H. Alaobrook. captain; I j. M. Stevenson. R, C. Fulbrlght, 1 P. Garringer. R C. Kerr. Guy Chinn. , Team No. 8 Dr. Roy Wilson, captain; Dr. C. M. Aves, Dr. J. E. Hodges, Dr. E L. Ooar, A. E. Hartwell, Dr. J. O. Segura. Team No. 9 W. D. Royston, captain; H. 6. Herring, K. H. Smith. A. C. Linke. A. E. Dawes. J. H. Clarke. Team No. 10 H. C. May, captain; K. D. Embry. C. D. Kennard, E. U West. Q. E. Stock. Reds. Team No. 1 P. W. Horn, captain; C. L. Desel, Burke Baker. H. C. Breaker, Roy Teetshorn, R. C. Holmes. Team No. t J. V. Dealy, captain; J. B. Bowles, B. W. Armstrong, Will Zls-chang, W. B. Jones. Team No. 8 John Holland, captain; A. P. Sullivan, E. Roberts. J. E. WiUiams, H. H. Owen, Charles Lane. Team No. 4 H. P. Moore, captain; B. A. Wright. A. R, Mogarlty, W. X. Woods. A. W. Morgan, Lewis Holt. v Team No. 6 Ewlng Boyd, captain; Al-vin Martin, R. H. Currie, Frank Nice. O. B. Stevens, L. C. Christian. Team No. 8 M. S. Murray, captain; John Burkett, R. H. Schwartx, J. H. Iil-librldge, Bentley Nelson. Team No. 7 M, Newman, captain; Irwin R. -Ellis, S. F. Carter Jr., T. A. Harvey, N. C. Hoyt. C. G. Aderman. Team No. 8 Dr. C. W. Hoefllch, captain; Dr. E. M. Arnold, Dr. E. H. Lancaster, Dr. M. B. Stokes, Dr. E. F. Cooke, H. A. Werner. Team No. 9 C O. Jones, captain; N. F. Brown, James Larsen, J. A. Miller, R. J. MorganW. P. Campsey. Team No. 10 M. H. Hurlock, captain: C. H. Tankle. L. S. Vlckrey. N. J. Burkett, Kenneth Krahl. POLICE MADE MORE ARRESTS IN SEPTEMBER THAN AUGUST During Month 774 Persons Were Taken in Charge on Various Charges 475 Were White. Police officers placed under arrest 771 persons during the month of September on a great variety of charges, the largest number being 114, arrested for drunkenness, aocordlng to the report of the department issued Thursday. The report showe a falling off of 81 from the previous month, but Is in keeping with the average for the other months of tbe present year. v . j Of the total number arrested 475 were whites and 299 blacks, with a total of 888 male offenders and 88 Women. The corporation court handled 80S cases and the Justice courts 186. In the latter elms were Included arrests of persons charged with both misdemeanors and felonies. Two arrests were for murder, one n white man, the other a black; 11 for assault to murder, IS for burglary, S for robbery and 6 for theft from the person. A large number of Juveniles were picked up by tbe police, S3 cases being referred to the Juvenile court. Of this number 24 .were whites and it blacks. For disturbing; the peace SS arrests were made, 74 being males ' and 18 females, and 45 whites and 47 blacks. There were 55 arrests for gaming and 89 for train riding, 84 of these being whites. Charged with fighting were S males and 7 females, 18 were arrested for speeding and 10 for loitering. v. There were - 80 persons charged with vagrancy, of 'which number 48 wen. whites and 82 blacks, U females -tWtnit In the lot. Eight deserters from the army were arrested -and a large number of vlolstors of various city finances were taken in custody. Somes of these were as follows: Bicycle ordinance, 8 haok stand ordinance, 8; light ordinance'. 4; muffler ordinance. I; violating traffle ordinance, : gaeoHns ordinance, 1 1: plumbers' ordinance, 2. The felony arrests Included charges of all different kinds, from assault to murder to horse theft, forgery ana embssslement ( i 1 4, tV.'.'
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