Get 1 more page view just for clicking
to like us on Facebook
Piqua Leader-Dispatch (Newspaper) - February 20, 1914, Piqua, Ohio Page 2 THE PIQUA DAILY LEAP3SK-PISPATUH. FrJdav. fcVbnuvrv 20. revention of Floods Needed Declared Earnest P. Bicknell National Director of the Arnercan Red Cross Society in Address try. The is so o-usy t jiving cure the evils Mi at are eo.n slant 1-y before it? eyes that it finds great 'Prevention c'f floods is b-einz rjr-ire-d a? and fa-r to !.'i> jx'p'ferirc'.d -to 4Vafi'le 'Off re.b'.eif HOCK! Erue.n P. national -dl-J or attention to mbasnres 01 'pr.e-ven-i ri'lffk-u.lty in its though-ts will bo aniiiouacbd soon. That com-' tlie .National Oily bank of New York, iwittee will a.sk tbat looal .flood pro-_ in a .letter safi'd: "The damage done ventii'on irommiiUees be named in all is sio extensive and the suffering and important c'itiei? and towns. Four and IMonon roads suffered se- loss par- rinaiKiinl ticu.larly in t'he 'cent.ral and south- natio.iKil eaia.mity suffer mC'S-t f-il that it is a verely; also Wie iXew lines directly. as made of Yorlk 'Central No mention, the wild oat ern stales, the a.n.'iual :ioods Si'OO.-OOO.O'OO by j sciveme of 'Storage reservoirs, s-ueh .as I the ones that now threaten this dis- trict. -Olvas. vice -presi-j o-f -the Corn Kxc-'hange National of Ohticago. s-aid: "It is self-evident j that the only iwise metih-od of dteal- j ing- with the problem of floods, in j to! flood disasters. Bannks.are request- ed to get into comanunegation wi-iii the sxene.ral coniimuttee at C'ti-ee. Th-e interest o-f bankers iis said to reflect that of the railroads, man- lhe adoption o-f eiTe-li.vc means ufacturing and commercial inter-! in prevnti.ng. as ?oon as po.3- the waste df and property and the need fo-r hmse rebie-f fnn-cls, s-ucili as those secured in the spring of 1913. '.Homer Still weM o.f was of the, I! cud re- l prevent t'We.m. j The -waiys and means committee of j the .Xatioiia.! congress, upon i n--Vp.'.'h .of i preparing; flood prevfen-j fion and s-waimip rec-lammc-on meas- TOLD ABOUT TOWN is the only guarantee that you have the ure has been pat tiy Pres. "People do queer was t'he salutation of a nnoar.ag picture the -other da.y- Wilth that reet.o-- 01 rlie A.meaic-an Red. Cross h'a> said: "J am sure that ticn. For this .reason ure-ventive movement renorte.d tlfat manu-fa'cturinig lief committee in that city in 1 j com.mer.c-.ial interests have'been gen-I work taught -me i e-rally indifferent. .But it is also said 1 Introduction then told otf the fol- great! value of prevention of flcio-ds. 'has to over- the American Rhd Cross is entirely j come a vast ibody of a.pthy befoile fei sympathy v.'-irh lhe objects. AVe j U can succeed. 1 sincerely- hone be very g'lad -.in-deed to see j Urn -our icrg-amzation MI and effective -nu.bli'C in- terest -in measures whu-h would 'pro- tect life and properly from the it necevss-ary to M not find the 3'trtng- In Chicago a flood pre- so freq-uen-.tliy and vention 'committee to "be headed by at'ie large sections of the conn-' represe-ntatiive bankers o-f that, city a mere mat'hematka! prc.p-ositia-n: the total value of tfne picper-ty lo-s't to be true that of the railroads W'iiich were the heaviest sufferers 'in .hio and hulk-ma floods iha-ve said incident. Every might at the o-f the day's run, the floor is cleaned uiy and a vareed assortment of kvsit ranging from haik'-p'ns to in -The last s'.prhie: the expended -in relief work: tho resnj-t shctw? a savinz could effer-te.d -by -cimiployrng .means of preventing floods. Frc-veniion is the thing." Frank A. Van-der-lip. president of help ir preventing Hoods. IMany of the heaviest -looser-s in the floode.l diistncts were in total loss was est'mated at Sl'J.OOO.on-O and The Fennsylva.nia. Balf.mare Ohilo. Big KID GLOVES 50c .Tust a few women's .odd colors in small sixes, but other good values. These jfloves not fitted" nor exchanged at this price. AVATdH SATURDAY'S AD. We wish to make a free gift to eve'y woman in town and t-lus ad will you about tliis gift. It is a very unusual plan but you'll be pleused -we Gar field Worsteds are in Newest spring dress goods The Garfk'ld Mills are the first to give the con- sumnr arlvnnlniro soon red by the new tariff. Gar- field Woivtods ii.-ivo never disappointed: this year they are than ever. l All the new new colors, new values are here: inch wool crepes at 52 in. French ser- ges at 5_ inch suit -serges at values which positively cannot be duplicated elsewhere at the prices. 75c to Nature's Rival Brassierre If you have had trouble in pelting a to fit smooth and yet stive the maxi iniuu of comfort you'll be de- JiirJited Avith Natures Rival Everj- jfarment is stylisli in your ure to bring out your best appearance- Nicely finished, carefully miwle. feature a special at...... out IJ. corsets at a bout cost. Round Ticket Stockings For men, women a.nd chil- dren, the which you wil'l jiraiM..' tor its long service. Four thread heel and sole and toe clastic rih or Hat .weave and roiues in black, tan, and white for women atul children. 25c Feather Edged New Collars Have you j.een the new lace collars, edgfs of ostrich feath- ers aa-e quite the tiling- new spring neckwear is very different from has Ix-eu shown in the past. There is quite a dash of color- ings to them. 98c up FLORAL EPOXGE a rough mtine weave srtlk, yard wide, printed in pretty Dresden florals. Three colors blue, grey and mahogany. .Strictly, new ORKNEY FOULARDS the favorite silk for spring wear. 24 in. wide. showerproof. A splendid line of colors and patterns will you when you conie PRINTED POPLINS a i poplin in pretty Colors include the Indian and Tantro shades. Pretty for waists or dresses CASH.MKMK in. wide soft rlinKiun .silk with satin lini.sh. One of the rhoicest of the r-olored silks for spring- (jt 1 Vou'l] say its pretty. 1 HHOCADK KPON'GK the new silk brocade with n ratine weave. In two- tone en'erts. very .desirable for It is in. and you'll say it's low priced at in. si lie SATIN CHAIt.MEl'SK yard wide very yet strong- be used foj- linings. A splendid silk fop you if you want tbinu at a moderate price 59c Silks There were left from our big silk sale of lost week quite a number of desirable waist patterns and a few pieces enough for dresses. These are good honest silks act.nal dollar You can save good money on waists or a dress. 59c j .gloves and jeweliry, is gathered up and placed in the :-box office to -he f-CT lw owners. The other nig-ht two ladies entered the picture r-ai. ,'.oans. In question, one being young- and qivite attractive. They had. only! time to tbe seated1 when -the younger Qadiy returned to the .box office and deposited a 'parse 'Wh-iiah she sai-1 she had -found on her chair. "was a. 'pecaiiiar 'p-urse anadie .c-f an odsdl-y finished1 sik'in. "noit liice-ly to be confused 'wtith any O'ther. iFoiil-o-wduig the end of the -s-h.c.w. the lady, IxavtVng had tUme to mfed-i- tate n.p-on her s-p-ofitaneou-s hio-nest impulse, step.ped -np to the box ofli-ee and said she had- made a mista-lce fhacl turned in her own p-urse. n.o informatdon to the <5on- trary, the u.ro'n-iiietor returned Ll t< her. The follo'wiidg day another lady sarnie -to the tox ofR'ce and inquired YOU'LL prepared by hini for over 30 years, ive YOUR -the BEST C Physician Kgows Fletcher's Castoriac in cue bottle, never In bulk otherwise; The Centaur Company, Egg Famine ISfow Practically Over The egg fanvine is now pra.-ticallv over. The, first of this for a pu.rse and she .d-escri-b-eid the j a tligiht at the rate one-handed 'in the night 'before c-x- j of lf) cents dozen. The ,p-ri-.-e i acUy. An effort is bam.? -made i n.0.w being paid '.is twenty cents pel- find the lady who tc-ok t'he ipurse. i while first part of last frir.im 27 to cpints. iMlanv QJ the rcvt'iivf.d dozens and few over that amcunt Sa-tu.-pd'ay. U is exipfictod that shoul-d warm weath- er iprr-vai! for a dnys t-'ntxt th-t price will dro'p Ihiwer. Butter URRANA HF- TAUGHT THE TANGO. Ulrs. EMta PtD'o-rman. w.h-o has heen the past several mionthfe in has -arrived lioone a.nd -will onganize -a -class 'for teaudhilms: the danoes. iMrs. Pocirtnan orgamize tango classes in West LOberty. -St. Parl-s and other Democrat. .veek many o-f t'he growers were pay-j has tnikf-n SPECIAL TRAIN TO FROM CO f ,11 PENN SY L VA NIA FEBRU- Saturday's Household Economics The problem of supplying ibe fain needs to the best advantage finds part solution here. 10c 1VKKSS A half only. Wtie and checks suitable for or boys 15 yds. SI 98c WAISTS S-M-K Washable white silk triia- a small lot of broken unlay only. MUSLIN KA< "HKD. in. wide line muslin for or pillow cases, soft finished. For Satur- day only. 60 in. DAMASK 5Oc of pretly- white table loth cellcnt and beautiful patterns Satin day only. 39e MODKI, coutil low model, a jjood foi' work, all Sat- only. 89 PI DAMASK HK UNFA Heiivy smooth linen table cloth silver bleached, TO in. wide and pretty pat terns. UNFA H A X H K F. Womeus all liiienv with em- work in- of hem. Satur- day only. 39e 3Oc to ftOo T srrrs U'omon's (Iceced (ream union in sixes I, 7 and K. For Saturday only. ARY 20. To acooim-modate persons State Capital to attend Feast .a Spfrdia.1 Train will run over Pennsylvania Twines, Thursd.ay. Feh. 26. leaving 'P-i-qua a. ni., rftturnin.g leaving Co'l'.rmibu's p. m. NOTICE! Saturday is the last day of the linen and bocMinfr sale. Replenish your stock n.i sn.U This ;is to notify tho -pu.hlic that will not be responsible for any by rny wife, 'Mrs. Bessie iM. Love. F. A. 2-1 Sf, Bedding Specials SHKKTS ble a heavy slu-et with hotel trade. Linen and price. SUKKTS msido of muslm with seam in middle. The he-U low we kii-ow ol HKMMKIJ of an crocliet- od quiJt i< a beauty for quality and C 1 pattern SI.50 H KM MUD good fop every
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.