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   Atlanta Constitution, The (Newspaper) - April 20, 1890, Atlanta, Georgia                               THIS PAPER CONTAINS 24 Pages. THE CONSTIT FIRST PART! Pages 1 to 1 VOL. XXI. ATLANTA, GA., SCNPAY APRBL 20, 189O. PRICE FIVE CENTS. J. M EVERT DAY, THE WINDY TALK AND TRASHY ARE OF WOULD-BE COMPETITORS AS "SOUNDING BRASS AND f MG Our sales last week were enor mous, but this week we Merchants! Consumers! Speculators! {This is Your Opportunity BARGAIN DRAPERY NETS! present al- most unbroken ranks, we are more than anxious to reduce our large stock and in order to do so quickly we offer Lot varied assortment of all wool striped Checks and piaids that we sold last weeki.t 65 and 700 yard at Lot pieces of very fine im Black Drapery Nets ported check Suitings and a few to be sold in three days. We plaids that were 95, and at the necessity of an one price to close, 750 yard. ,spection of these -Just arrived, i case of clou-' Fresh Stock! New Styles Confined Patterns Handsomest designs in the city. Prices away under value. 63 pieces urge immediate in- Lot 3-Just arrived, i We width, plaid Mohairs, remarkably beautiful goods and well adapted for spring and summer wear at 250 yd. Lot So pieces of very fine French Henriettas, 45 inches wide in the choicest imaginable col- orings, they are truly worth yard on anybody's counters at 750 yard. Lot 200 pieces of soft finish Knglish drape well and make up very stylish, price 350 yard. Lot of yards of fine all wool Serges and Henriettas, maiked down to 5oc yard. Grand Finale to NOVELTY SUITS Combination Suits Combination Suits 830 Combination Suits Combination Suits Combination Suits Challies Arc to be found here in the great- est profusion, styles lovely beyond description, texture of the finest. There is nothing prettier for sum- mer than French Challies. Special. yards best American and English Challies, styles exclusive and very choice, worth 35c, at 200 yard. Black Silks! Black Silks! A most remarkable offering! A bargain which stands far be- yond anything ever attempted in Our Silk Department. must be price be of yards Black Silks sold this week. Will a pr interest? Will the best makes please? Will _every yard, "guaranteed to entertain your examination? Will a saving of 250 to on every yard secure your purchase? If so, come to J. M. HIGH CO.'S tomorrow morning, and see S3-So Black Dress Silks at Black Dress Silks at Black Dress Silks at 1.46. Black Dress Silks at fi-75 Black Dress Silks at Black Dress Silks at gee. Black Dress Silks at 8oc Jsi.Oo Black Dress Silks at 750. These silks comprise Yards Of Black Surah Silks, regulai quality, to go at 58c. These Silks comprise every stand- ard make. They show all styles, and sold with a "gilt-edge, guarantee to All! All! Lovely Drapery Nets. Drapery Nets at worth jfio. Drapery Nets at worth f 7.50, Drapery Nets at worth Drapery Nets at worth Drapery Nets at worth Drapery Nets at worth Diapery Nets at 25, worth Drapery Nets at worth 63 pieces in this must be sold in three days. Drapery Silks China Silks! Foulard Silks! Just opened 100 pieces of these exquisite Silks, representing the cream of the market. Black grounds and bright figures. Light grounds and dark figures. is not price enough for these Silk Suitings, yet 'tis our purpose to lower them in reach of all. Take occasion to see these beautiful fab- They will please your taste, and gratify your fancy. New York price is BLACK AND MOURN- ING GOODS. Style, Quality and Price These are the three prime factors in the dry goods business. We can truthfully say Our styles are thi latest; in quality; nothing but tht best can be found here, and ou prices are the lowest in the state An investigation of our mammoth stock will convince you that every thing is just as represented and you won't find us "just out" of bargains but plenty of every number and just as advertised. No humbug to catch the crowd, but honest and solid facts. Specials for this Week. Brg job in 38 inch all wool French Surah Coupure, a lovely light weight worth 65C, to go for this .veek at 35c a bargain without a rival. Here is a beauty in 40 inch Clairctte, superb quality and finest just the thing for-a cool sum-- mer dress and well worth go at 6oc a yard. A new lot 48 inch Silk finished n Priestley's Silk Warp Henrietta' old elsewhere for to go at left of the Henriettas Counters and ffered without limit Henrietta, regular j5r. 15 number, for this week 900 a yard. A dress good the year round. Just received another lot of those celebrated Silk finished Henriettas. This quality! is worth We are not afraid to buy in large quantities" and thus secure bargains. This number to go without reserve at A rare bargain. The plum of the department isfl 50 inch Mohair B'rilfiantine worth to go for one week only at 750. Priestley's Silk Warp Henriettas, the prettiest, most durable and cheapest in the country; fnfl line on hand. Prices lower than ever. Three Special Numbers for this week No. 40inch. Finest- ley's Henrietta, pure sttk No. 5 pieces landsomest silk warp shown south. These goods are sold in New York for 11 close the lot at a yard. Novelties in B. Priestley's all wool and silk warp fabrics of all descrip- ions, hemstitched effects, hem- stitched side bands, stripes, plaids, diagonals, convent cloth, clariettes, challis, hemstitched grenadines, in short, the best line we ever had, at jrices to please everybody. Big Remnant Sale this 250 remnants in lengths from 3 to 10 yards, all desirable goods to go :or y, less than regular price. Bordered Nun'sveiling for dresses or veils, in all wool antl silk warp (Priestley's) from 75C to a yard. Full line of Courtland's English crapes from 500 to a We offer tomorrow eight thousand yards Pa- cific "Wool Challies, worth twenty cents; at 9c yard. Two cases dress style Ginghams for Monday, worth ten cents, quantity limited, at 5c yard. Satines. Satines. yards Koechin's fine French i Satines, worth 35c, at igc. a yards the celebrated Crown and Ombre Satines, lovely goods, i worth 2OC yard elsewhere, at Just opened 100 pieces latest French Satines of the best quality. Ginghams. Ginghams. 300 pieces Toil Du Nord Ging- hams 290 pieces A. F. C. Ginghams, French finish, 500 pieces best and prettiest Ginghams in Atlanta at loc yard. 'Tis a. waste of time and money to think of buying Ginghams at any other store. Scotch and French Ginghams, the kind, quality and styles that some other folks advertise and sell at 350 and 400, at yard. MONDAY BARGAINS in White Goods. yards White India Linen, worth 8c, no remnants, at yards Satjn Plaid Lawns, sheer quality, worth gc, at ;c yard. Gloves. pairs misses' and children's Silk Gloves, worth 350, at 5c pair. EMBROIDERIES! We are now getting into the sea- son for light summer fabrics, the hot weather last week renrlndftd-one of white dresses. In a very'few weeks; Atlanta's female population will be decked out in white embroid- ered suits, and we may look forward its by would only be an injustice to yourself; In skirting embroid cries our'enjorrnous collection embraces? every krad and every very cheapest, say 250 yard to the very handsomest. }n mis'ses' children's skirting embroideries we are fixed, -We have a tremendous Jot of those delkate sweet patterns that in former years only the wealthy could buy. This season the prices are reduced and we can suit the poor and rich alike. Before leaving thia important stock we must mention si special job in Hamburg Embroider- deries, both edgings and insertings which we will offer tomorrow at yard. Come and see them, you will be- repaid. New Things in Torchon. Smyrna ahd "Valencia Laces with insertings to match just come hand the past week, also the latest things in Vandyke Point, Laces in Point de Gene, Normandy Val, Medici, Fedoras, Oriental, Irish point, etc. IMPORTANT SAEE of six cases imported Zephyr Ginghams, worth 15c to 2Oe yard, at lOc yd. Handkerchiefs. i lot ladies' Embroidered Hand- kerchiefs, worth 25c, at loc'each. 100 dozen gent's Printed Border- ed and Hemstitched Handkerchiefs, worth double the price, 10 and Gloria Silk, 26 plete. others. I lot fine Silk Umbrellas, Drum- mers' Samples, worth at Job lot Drummers' Sampies Silk Umbrellas; worth f5.00, and fdoo, at i lot fine Puritan Silk Umbrellas at 500 Children's Parasols at asc. Continued sale of Ladies' Fine Swiss Ribbed Vest worth asc, at 90 each.' Ladies' Silk Vest at 500. White Goods Department. 150 pieces White Satin Plaid Lawns worth 150, at roc yard. 4.0 inch White India Linen worth 2oc, at I2c yard. 46 pieces White English Wilt Piques, regular price at i5c yd. Second Floor Depart- ments. Lace Curtains, in Brussels, Not- tingham, Renaissance, a complete stock at 25 per cent less than else- where. In Portieres and Turcoman cur- tains we any and all. Curtain poles, all styles, all prices. Satteen and Flannel Blouses, to -VISIONS of GRANpEtrK for the .embroideries of this season's manufacture- are- the- daintiest and prettiest things that have ever-been made for the adornment woman. Our grand- assortment of Embioi- derles for the cutting seasoB in the' house. They-were selected with tlie'gieatesrof-gorg awfttJSoT time and VMS" on collection, f ,We impart our embroideries St Switzerland, and consequently are enabled to undersell tHosa who have to purchase their stock frbnvthe im- porters of New Yorlt'" We now 'have all the novel effects that the raantrf sfcifl has1 devised in this for this spring and you raajr asmtred that if you come Tomorrow we will offer one of the very best bargains ot the season. Corsets, such as Silvia, Clara, High's Own all French Woven, and also C. B. Warner's and Thompson's Corsets', none of this lot worth less than choice this lot pair. Linens. We wrote at length on our Linen bargains last week, and our cus- tomers responded nobly. We gave some specially good values in towels and table Linens. A few boxes of Linen goods of various kinds re- ceived the last of the past week has just sorted up our stock and again put it in perfect shape. This ship- ment contained several "good and we can promise our patrons a few Linen bargains the coming week' that in point of good value and real unadulterated bar- gains have never been surpassed by us in our many efforts to tempt the people of this city by cheap goods. In the short limits of a newspaper column we can only cite a few of the "Specials." Don't judge the department from the few things we here mention. The stock is full of desirable goods at quite reasonable prices. 230 dozen Huck Towels, 42 inches long and 21 inches wide, fine quality and pure Linen. For "wear and tear there is not a better Towel made. Either hemmed or fringed, only 150 apiece tomorrow. In a regular way they are worth just a quarter of a dollar. 162 dozen of fine Satin Damask Towels, with knotted fringe and very handsome woven borders in new colorings. They are large size and the designs are beautiful; To- morrow morning we will sell them at 250 each, and it is no exaggeration to say that the same quality cannot tie bought less than 500. i Another big lot of the crash for towels, full 16 inches wide. Last week we sold it at but this last 'shipment will be offered to- morrow at 2 yard. ico dozen Turkish bath towels, large size and excellent quality, loc apiece for tomorrow: They can't last long, at this price. PARASOLS. Note a few good values: Helvetia 22 incha, at 496. Cowa Sere, f. 44 iacticvvt qSc, The prices lower than al Lawn Tennis suits, Cashmere Shawls and Scarfs, Lace and Beaded Wraps, Children's Embroidered Cloaks, all at our well known popu-1 Si.so, Tflc. _ I Gauze Fans, lovely assortment, extra ar prices. painting and I Very handsome evening xhados in Feather, Gauze and Lace Fans, to f 10. Boys' outlrtg cloth waists, all ages, at 250. Boys' linen bosom shirts 25c. Boys' flannel shirts in stripes and fancy plaids 750 to Gents' neglige shirts from 5oc to 82.50. Gents' 1900 pure linen collars, twenty-two shapes, hand work but- ton holes, equal to any collar in the market at 2oc, for gc each. At 73c each we offer the best grade of men's unlaundried shirts, six for NOTIONS. 1 Gross Small Agate Buttons, 5c, Good quality American Tape, per roll, Fast Black Mending Cotton, in balls, 5c. Seamless Stockinet Drew Shields, 10c. Pearl Buttons, superfine quality, 5c. English Pins, 400 in paper, Dolls, 100 Kid Body, Bisque Hcnds, worth OOc. 25c, Tooth Brushes, English Bristles, worth ISc, 7e. Pins, aaxorted frfsres. 100 in box, 5c. Bixby'a Royal Shoo Dreming, 9c- Round Combs, all flc. Bead Necklaces, all colors, Patent Clasp, 1610. FANS. Just received worth of the imported Feather, (rjuize, Jjace, Satin ever south. We guars a saving of 25 per cejit in this line. Beautiful Satin Fan, ebony ribs, black, OOo. Beautiful Satin Pan, ebony ribs, handpainV ed. 7Se. Satin Fann, assorted colon, hand paint- ed, ivory handle, DOc. Fine Satin aKDortcd colors, hand paiAt- ed, extra quality, S1J23. Gauze Fans, beautifully paiuted, worth Lace Scrim yd. i lot lace Curtains, full yards long, taped, splendid grade, at pair. Extra wide Lace Curtains, worth 5, at O.iting cloth Blouses at 450. Satteen lace front Blouses, worth at All wool flannel Blouses at Lawn Tennis suits at Elegant line of all wool Cash- mere Shawls at Full line of cream, pink and light blue embroidered Scarfs at 500 on the dollar. New lot black embroidered Fich- ues from to Beaded Capes to Brass sash rods, with fixtures, at 25c. Oak, cherry, walnut and ebony curtain poles, with brass fixtures made and put up for 390 each. Hall poles, any length, with fix- tures, at Turcoman curtains to pair. TAKE NOTICE. Tomorrow we offer 5.OOO yds the celebrated Manchester OH AT.LIES worth 8j4 c at SPRING AND SUMMER UNDERWEAR. Men's superfine English balbrig- gan shirts worth Joe at 250 each. Men's India gauze shirts worth c at 35c. Men's extra fine French balbrig- gan shirts and drawers, silk finish, worth elsewhere at 500. Men's pin stripe shirts and draw- ers, nicely finished at Men's unbleached drill drawers at 250. Men's fine Pepperell mills bleach- ed jean drawers, at 25C. Shoes. Perfect assortment, and lowest prices. Best makes UNDERWEAR dozen ladies' Jersey ribbed 375 vests at 90. Ladies' Swiss ribbed Balbriggan shades, worth 12 Ladies' superfine Lisle thread with draw strings, would be cheap at 650, four shades, at Ladies' Jersey ribbed pure silk vests, white, cream, cardinal, sky, salmon and other colors, worth else- where at 5oc each, and children's low neck Swiss' at loceach. Furnishing Goods. TUMqtftttment twice as large The STYLK i. Style i represents our superb ladies' dongola Kid Button Boot. Price in a. regular way, to go this week at pair. STYLE 2. Style a our ladiesf French dongola Oxford Tie, patent leather tip, at This shoe can- not be matched in the city for less than STYLE 3. Style 3 gives an idea of our fine calf, hand sewed, dress shoe at fti-SO- We ask. comparison on thia with any shoe in the market. Sale of Oxford Ties THIS WEEK! Kid Oxford M 95t, worth SI. 25. Oxford Ties, patent Intttr SI -28, worth tuned Oxford Tie. Special worth French Doogota Oilort tOM. Oxford Tie., and leather ttf% lEWSFAPESr {NEWSPAPER!   

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