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ST. JOKN'S LODGE NO. 1,
A. F. AND A. M.
(Friday) at 7:45
o'clock, for the pur
pose of considering
a matter or impor
tance to the mem
bers of the lodge.
and to confer the degree of Entered
Apprentice. (Five candidates.)
All members and Master Masons are
! cordially invited to meet with us.
By order of the Master.
For this rTlc we use the Postal
Telegraph Cable Company's messengers.
They will call for your ''ads. In the
same manner and quick time as they
now cover the city for telegrams, night
lettergrams, cables, etc.
For further information as to "ads.."
call 176, but for telegraph service call
INSURE YOUR FUTURE BY TAK-
ing necessary training now The
important thing is action. Don't
put it aff. Phone 706 or write for
catalogue.- The Motte Business
WANTED LINOTYPE OPERATOR,
stoneman, stock cutter and forward
er. Apply "Competent," care Dis
' patch. 6-7-7t
.ERUIT JARS, JELLY GLASSES, JAR
rubbers, ealvamzed tubs, brooms,
7 curtain stretchers, clothes baskets,
flower pots and enamelware at C.
H. Bornemann Department Store,
Seventh and Orange sts. 6-7-tf
WANTED TWO-SEATED USED
car. Must be in good mechanical
order. Prefer Dodge, Overland or
Buick 4. "Car," Box 415. 6-7-tf
HORSE FORSALE ON ACCOUNT
of method of delivery will sell a
' good horse. City Laundry, 26 North
; Second st. 6-74f
MECHANICS' HOME ASSOCIATION
I opened its 56th series B. and L.
'u stock June 1st, but the series is still
y open. Take some investment stock
C ,and help build new homes for ship
; builders. Walker Taylor, President;
r;- W. M. Cumming, Secretary. 208
Princess st. 6-5-tf
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ATTEN
X tion. A few months of specialized
' training with ns may easily double
; the value of ywir genral education.
. he Motte Business College. t tf
.TRUNKS AND LEATHER GOODS OF
all descriptions. You will find it
' Ctas. Finkelstein's place. Guaran
V tee you to save money. 6 So. Front
; St, Phone 642. 4-18-tf
FURNITURE! FURNITURE! BEDS,
springs, mattresses, feather pillows,
oil cook stoves refrigerators,
' . swings, art squares," all kinds house
r hold furniture. Our prices are low
est in Wilmington. Call, look
. around, be convinced. Castle St.
rFurniture Co., 705 Castle st., phone
MOVING DAYCALL UP TELE-
phone 124 and get experienced men
to handle our furniture Big wag
ons, reasonable prices. Schloaa,
, Bear and Davis Co., 15 South Second.
WE DELIVER ALL MAGAZINES ON
date of Issue when so requested.
Phone your order to 745. Gordon's
News Stand. 10-7-tf.
WARM WEATHER SPECIALS:
Wascot ginger ale, . concentrated
syrups, all flavors ; crushed fruits,
straws, Hershey's,. ' Hooten's, Run
kel's ' and Greenfield chocolates,
- Campfire marshmallows, ice cream
cones, dishers, Pennant peanuts,
Welch's grape juice, Cracker Jack.
chewing gum and cherry smash.
We also carry complete line produce
- In season. Bear Produce & Mdse
Cor (Wholesale), No. 14 Market St.
Phone 452-453. 6-12-tt
CASH FOR OLD FALSE TEETH
Don't matter if broken. We pay up
. . to $15.00 per set; we also buy
- crowns, bridgework and platinum.
f Will send cefeh by return mail and
hold goods 10 ..days for sender's ap
proval of our price. Mail to Mazer's
Tooth Specialty, 2007 S. 5th St.. Phil
adelphia, Pa,. 5-31-21tj
WANTED TO BUY SOME CHEAP
Second-handed Bicycles. Apply
Queen City Cycle Co., 209 Market
St. Phone 862. 4-29-tf
i(jT FIVE "- PASSENGER FORD FOR
i j sale cheap. 207 Princess St. 6-13-tl
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The annual Flag Day exercises
will be held at the Elks' Temple
Friday evening, June 14, 1918, at
8:30. The members are requested
to meet at the Temple at 8 o'clock.
The public is cordially invited to
JAMES O. REILLY,
FOR RENT COTTAGE ACROSS
across street from hotel at Carolina
Beach; completely furnished, Includ
ing lights and water; suitable for
house party. Phone No. 4003.
IF YOUR HOUSE li INSURED,
when the fire comes all you suffer
Is inconvenience. Otherwise you
must add to inconvenience dead loss.
Let us assume the risk of that loss
by insuring your house today. H. F.
Wilder, 207 Princess St." 6-13-tf
1ST THAT HOUSE WITH ME IF
you really want to sell or rent it.
Whether it be a big or a little house.
Every day you. hold back you lose a
chance. H. F. Wilder, 207 Princess
WE HAVE FOR RENT AN EIGHT-
room house on Market St., a six
room furnished house on Grace S...
a cottage and two good apartments.
H. F. Wilder, 207 Princess St.
NOTICE HOT SUPPER ROLLS,
hot bread, every evening at 6 o'clock.
Call at Bakery. No delivery of hot
bread. Farris Bakery. . 6-13-7t
FRESH PURE MILK DELIVERED
twice a day, 20c per quart. Try a
quart. E. S. Bannerman & Son,
Ninth and Market. Phone 895-J.
Do not forget that Dr. SETH AR
NOLD'S BALSAM is the best known
remedy for all bowel complaints.
Warranted by J. H. Hardin. Adv.
FOR SALE THIRTY-FOOT GASO-
line cabin launch; can be seen out
of ; water until Monday, foot of Chest
nut street. L. B. Pearce. 6-14-3t
YOUR LIFE FORETOLD BY ENG-
land and America's foremost as
trologer and psychics, the Stanleys,
whose beautiful parlors are located
at Wrightsville Beach, adjoining Sea
View Inn. Open daily from 1 to 9.
Consult them now. 6-14-ltJ
AUTOMOBILE RIDE TO WRIGHTS-
vllle Sound tonight by Grace Ep
worth League. Public Invited.
Come and bring your friends. Cars
leave Grace church at 8:30. 6-14-1 tj
STOLENFROM RESIDENCE, 713
Princess street, last night, June 13,
1918, one (Princeton) bicycle, No.
1146, .painted blue; number under
sprocket. Reward for return of
same. J. D. Kelley, 713 Princess St.
SPEND YOUR VACATION AND
week-ends at Seaside Cottage, Sta
tion 5. Large rooms, attractive for
families and parties. Mrs, D. B.
Jordan, Wrightsville Beach. 6-14-2t
THE DU PONT COMPANY
Needs Skilled Tradesmen
Shop Machinists, Welders,
Sheet Metal Workers, Boiler
Eight-hour day and trans
portation refunded after thirty
days' satisfactory service.
Don't write; come prepared for
work, with tools.
Work for an essential war
industry and so help Uncle
Sam win the war 1
AUVANUt Ul- UKUWN
PRINCE VERY SLOW
Critics in London View Situa
tion on Front as Satisfactory
FACE SUPERIOR FORCES
Spirit of Confidence and Trust
in Foch's Handling of
AMERICANS SHOW GRIT
Crown Prince Has Been Forced
to Draw Upon Rupprecht
For Reserves, As Men
London, June 14. The German
crown prince continues his desperate
attempts to overcome the difficult for
est regions barring his way into the
Oise valley, and although by heavy
fighting he gets a little nearer to Com
plegne, his progress is very slow.
Thursday's reports are considered
satisfactory on the whole by observ
ers here. The enemy has progressed
about a mile on a very narrow front,
northeast of Villers Cottereta, but the
French troops are showing such de
termination and valor in counter at
tacks that although reports (rom Paris
intimate it may be necessary to give
further ground in the face of superior
numbers, there exists a spirit of quiet
confidence and" trust in General Foch's
prudent handing of the situation.
Both the French and German com
muniques indicate the terrible nature
of the struggle that Is proceeding, the
Germans having to admit the loss of
some guns. It i3 clear, too, that the
American forces in the region of Bour
esches are showing grit in holding off
te German attacks, which gives the
enemy great and unexpected trouble.
The battle is regarded here as a
contest between opposing reserves. It
is known that the crown prince has
been compelled to draw slightly upon
the reserves of Crown Prince Rup
precht of Bavaria, as some of Rup
precht's men have been identified
among the 20 divisions the Germans
have employed since June 9. The en
emy losses have been far heavier after
five days of bitter fighting during
which he only advanced about six
miles than during any previous en
gagement on the Alsne. The view of
military experts still is that the en
emy's last main attack has not been
delivered. There Is much speculation
whether the attack will be with the
aim of reachin Paris, or what is re
garded as mote likely, with the ob
ject of dividing the allied armies by
a drive for the coast.
BOARD REFUSES TO
(Special to The Dispatch.)
Raleigh, June 14. Declaring that
it has no power to order a second pri
mary in the Abernethy contest for
congress against Dortch in the third
district, the state board of- elections
yesterday adjourned until June 20,
when it will canvass the returns.
With two democrats -and two republi
cans on the board today, Pass being
aDsent, it was Impossible to agree that
the board could not go '"behind the
returns." The return of Pass will
solve this embarrassment. ' Aber
nethy's attorneys made terrific attacks
on ground of fraud.
Clarence Call, republican, held
against the opinion that a second pri
mary could not be ordered,, but Free
man, republican, voted wiili Lamb and
Claywell. democrats. Aberhethy has
more Affidavits en route alleging
fraud and irregularities.
Regular Monthly . Meeting.
The regular monthly meeting of
the Y. W. A. of the First Baptist
church will be held tomorrow night
at the church at 7:30 o'clock and all
members are expected to attend.
With so many professional pastim
ers working in shipyards on the At
lantic coast an eastern shipbuilders'
league should prove as successful as
has the shipbuilders league of the
Frank Corridon, who used to pitch
for the PhHUAa ioto .u.
I ."v mvci aui U1C VjUUS,
is coach of the second naval district
THE MUTUAL LIFE
of New York.
A. B. Croom, Jr.,
Manager Wilmington District.
301 Southern Building
(Life Insurance Only)
A NEW CAR FOR YOUIl
It-. is -the FINISH
that makes the machine
as far as . appearanc a
goes What about let
Jffe agree 1 togiveT you
av quick handsome dur
able Job, at the low.
eoV possible price'.
h Company o'Jvarniehesj
which arew THE'
titaX Joost. but stand
ardtf or ezoeilenceUhe
J. E. LEWIS & SON
Corner Fourth and Princess
The Best Tea
Kenny's High Grade Cof
fee 25c lb.
A Cut Price.
Buy W. S. S.
G. D. Kenny Go.
Phone 67916 So. Front
Put your money in
2 in 1 Tires
and get more mileage
FAIR 2 in 1
901 N. Fourth Phone 738
30 000 Franklin cigars
20,000 "44" cigars
10,000 San Felice
10,000 El Rees So
Complete line of cigarettes and
groceries. Orders solicited.
Sr. & Sons
311 North Frrnt Street
500 bu. North Carolina peanuts
200 cases tall Serv-Us milk
500 caseB tomatoes
600 cases oysters i
BOO cases canned corn 1 FT
879 cases fat herring
800 cases salmon
600 bags peanut and cocoanut
Also other goods In our line.
Wilmington, N. C.
We Carry High Grade 1
Material and offer our best g
W. 8. THORPE & GO. i
Phone 789. 3
Join Y. M. C. A. war
Act immediately, we
W. B. Cooper
Wilmington, N. C.
Our regular interest period June
Deposits made now and throueh
H June 2nd" draw Interest from
June 1st and your ac-
count will receive 3
S full months' inter-
est Sept. 1st.
SECURITY AGAINST WANT IN OLD AGE
OPEN A SAVINGS ACCOUNT
ioiur Per Cent
Commercial and Trust Accounts Solicited lr
This Bank welcomes new depositors, no matter fiow
small the account. .We encourage the starting of a small
account. Begin the day right by opening an account to
day. A little put away each week a steady, well
planned method of saving is the best habit that can be
SAVE AND BE SAFE
American Bank & Trust Co.
A Record to Be Proud Of
In 1917 this Bank had about 1,500 Customers, Today our deposi
tors are nearly 3,000. Our commercial business has doubled. Our
savings business has doubled. Is that not proof in itself that we take
care of our customers and give prompt and efficient service at all
times? If you are contemplating changing your account or opening
an account, your business will be welcome at the Citizens, whether it
be commercial or savings.
THE CITIZENS BANK,
Corner Second and Princess Sts. Wilmington, N. C.
Subscribers to Third Liberty Loan
We can now make deliveries of bonds $50.00 and
$1 00.00 denominations. Please call and make settlement.
MurcLison National Bank
WILMINGTON, N. C
Should have a Bank Account, and as the woman of today
is entering more into the business affairs of our com
munity, our Bank wishes to extend to them an invitation
to make use of our Banking Facilities and to assure them
of every courtesy and attention to their business.
SPECIAL LADIES' DEPARTMENT
THE PEOPLES SAVINGS BANK
CORNER FRONT AND PRINCESS STREETS
F. W. Dick President J. HOLMES DAVIS, Cashier
.m.'vs vr a. i jl
NOT EARN OR DRAW INTEREST 1
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