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Mtt PArFTWO - ' r" THE WILMINGTON DISPATCH, SATURD AY AFTERNOON? DECEMBER 1 . .1917.- v
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The following criticism of Bell's Fa
mous Hawaiians which come to the
Academy of Music on next Monday was
taken from the Chattanooga Daily
News: "An unusual program by Ha
waiian musicians was presented at the
Majestic theatre last evening by a
capable company. They were greeted
vjy a large and appreciative audience
and were forced to respond to numer
ous encores. W. S. Jones presentde
Bell's Famous Hawaiians in a musical
satire, in two parts, that entirely pleas
ed ail present This is the first time
Measles and Kindred Dis
eases Are Worse Among
(By George H. Manning.)
Washington, D. C, Dec. 1.
les; the Florida and Georgia division ;
had 975 and the Tennessee and Nqrth'
Carolina division had 790 new measles j
cases. , ;
There have been numerous cases of
pneumonia among the men at the;
camps and almost all of these have'
developed frora measles cases. j
The reason that the men from thei
Southern States have been greater,
sufferers from measles than the men j
from the North is said by the Surgeon
General's office to be because a great
er percentage of the Southern boys
have formerly lived in the- country and
The rsparsely settled communities wnere
medical officials of the United States
Aniy are more than satisfied with thr
that a company of these people hasjh a'th of the men at the nu-nervis
visited this theatre and given a com-1 National Guard and National Army
nlete performance, and the patrons of i camps
the theatre responded heartily,
The first scene was that of Waikiki
beach at Honolulu, and here the mf n
played cn 1 heir instruments and sang
songs in their native tongue. Solo
numbers, qv.artet numbers and instru
ments eelections marked the first part
'it program, which closed with a
realistic Hula Hulu dance by Princess
Lei Lohua. In this part M. R. Pagfi
favored the audience with several
numbers on the ste?l guitar. He was
foreed to answer with several encores.
He was accompanied by J. Peleika."
"The second scene was that of a j
The experts of the Medical Corps
had fully expected the epidemic oi
?ueasles "which has swept through the
.Southern camps where-men drawn to
he National Guard arid National Army
are quartered. They are, in fact,, rath
er surprised that it has begun to show
abatement so soon.
Measles cases by the thousands had
'ieen anticipated among the men from
"he Southern States and the army phy-,
'cians had really anticipated more
measles among the men from the
The perfecting of the Medical or-i
parlor at the Alexander Young hotel 1 ganization at the different camps ' had
in Honolulu city. During this part) 'he effect of greatly reducing the
the violinist E. Russell, carried away ; number of pneumonia cases which
.'he audience with the selections on -have resulted from measles and the
Ms instrument and his appearance i pneumonia record is expected to show
twice in his part of the program i a decided reduction in the next few
brought h'm unusual amount of ap- weeks.
'iuse Popular music was rendered! This was the view of the situation
by Russell arter his opening number.) en today by ColQnel F. P. Reynolds.
J. Hailama captured the audience from Chief of the Sanitary Corps, united
h?s first appearance on the stage, and 'States Armv. and expressed to the
this solo numbers were applauded until I respondent. ,
was forced to stop because of thei A comparison of the rcords of
they have not mixed with large bbdies !
of people and have not had communi-;
cated to them, and suffered from, the j
various so-called diseases of childhood
ike measles and mumps, v, J
"The major portion of the men from;
the Southern States at the training j
amps have lived all their lives in the-
country," said Colonel Reynolds, in dis
cussiag the matter with the correspon
dent today. "There are very few large
Cities in the South and the population
Nthere is nothing like so dense as ia
the Northern cities. The children in
the South do not ride on trolley cars
and come into close touch with other
children, to the extent they do in the
thickly populated Northern cities.
'Consequently, 'the: do not suffer
LICE LAKE, whose picture you
see today, was born in Brook
lyn not very many years ago.
She is just five feet tall and
weiehs 108 pounds, with fair com
plexion, brown hair and gray eyes.
Before entering" pictures miss Lake
had had no professional stage experi
ence, but she had danced in a profes
sionally amateur way at the Waldorf
and other swagger assembly rooms
and had done some pantomime. Turn
ing to the pictures for fuller expres
sion she joined the Vitagraph forces
in 1912. Later, she was seen in Ar
buckle comedies and now she is a
Universalite. She is very fond of
motoring and reads a great deal, but
she still likes to dance better than
anything else. Ouf in the film colony
in California she is a favorite dancing
partner of Franklyn Farnum and the
two have become so proficient that
they recently received a most flatter
ing offer from one of Broadway's well
known producers of musical comedy
to join one of his companies as a
dancing team. The proposition was a
The Union College football squadl ost . P ,one financially, but,
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PELEIKA, WHO WILL BE SEEN
WITH BELL'S FAMOUS HAWAI
IAN AT .THE ACADEMY OF MU
SIC NEXT MONDAY;
has installed huge nitrogen lamps on
. 1 . j ; it. tiir i
r'.u.5viu wiui i our
XOU and"We7re Going Over." bv G. 'Sevier. Greenville. S. f! Camn Dnni
Wederious and company and the sing-jphan, Fort Sill, Okla.; Camp Bowie,
measles cases of the past three weeks
at Camp Wheeler, Macon, Ga.; Camp
ng Of the "Star-Spangled Banner,"
with a woman dressed in an American
flag holding a prominent position on
the stage, the audience and company
standing. The prices are from 0
cents to $1. First four rows $1.50.
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There Is more Catarrh In this section
or the country than all other diseases pat
togotho- and for years it was snpposed
to be incurable. Toctors prescribed local
remedies, tnd by constantly failing to
cure with local treatment, oronounced t
Jnctirable. Catarrh is a local disease
rftlyT1rn(l?enJ1ed hy constitutional treat-52,eDt.-IIail1Sr
Cntarrh Medicine, manufac
tnred.'by P. j. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio
t1na!,i.C.nstiiutio.nal remedy,' taken T
ternally and acts thru the Blood oh the
TrnnLSAirf?ce8 of tne System. Onl
S318 reard is offered for atfv
enro 4 ?U s Catarrh Medicine fails to
ski'iT VNEY,& co- Toledo, Ohio.
8oId by Druggists, 75c
Hall Family. Piiis for constipation.
RelfAVAa In 1 t (
TH8 BVANS CHE1SffcS:.CINClNNATI.a.
Fort Worth, Tex.: Camp Beauregard.
Alexandria, La., and Camp Shelby,
Hattiesburgr Miss., where Nationaf
Guardsmen from the Southern States
are In training shows that the disease
reached Its highest point about a
week ago and is now rapidly on the
Measles has been the chief - illness
Among the men at the different camps
more than half the men in hospitals
being sufferers from that disease. Es
pecially is this true of the men from
the t South. V -
It is rather strange that the men in
,.he National Guard and National Army
camps from the Southern States have
suffered most severely ' from measles
Thile the men from the North have
had very little of ir
Fpf7lnstance, during the week end
ing November 17, the divisions made
up of National CfuaTdsmen from New
York had no i had a single new -case
effeetlTB la tfaHn 1 ?L measies; the Pennsylvania division
SfSSS' dischargM-H had .only one;, ttfe division made up
BSfST SSSSSSp! 1 "LSP. Ner-Jersey,- iHarylanl
wo; while the division consisting of
boys from :Misysissip'pi, Louisiana and
Arkansas;had.?17ney cases o fmeas
rom the so-called diseases of child-tne gridiron -to. aid in night practice,
hood while young. But as soon as they ' In the hopes of landing a match
et to the camps they get the, measles with Fred Fulton, Frank Moran, the
i?p a ' d t?lmS fe f thT gel Pittsburgh heavy, has. turneddowT
measles m their .first few weeks at offer for a getto witn Jim coff
camp. But after they recover from the .
so-called childhood diseases their' - . .
health is usually very good and having
had the benefit of outdoor life all their
Jives they usually make strong, husky
and healthy soldiers. The Northern
boys have lived in close communica
tion with their fellows, have ridden in1
.he trolley cars daily;' gone to school,
'vith thousands of other children and
' V,ve had the measles when young and
all the other childhood diseases so that 4
-etting into the big army camps and
being thrown into close touch Avith
thousands of other boys has1 no1 ill ef
bct uppn them. .
Among the National Army camps
measles has run very light to the
Northern camps where the drafted men
come from the -Northern States, nd
very .heavy in" te Southern camps
where the Southern selected men' went:
During the week ending November
'7, Camp Upton, N. Y., reported no
hew cases of measles, neither did Camp
Dix, N. Y. CampvDevens, Mas!., re
ported 6; Camps Meade, Md., 11; and
Caittp Sherman, Ohio, 5.- In the same
eek at the Southern camps of the Na
tional Army, - where the Southern bovs
are training: Carntn Jackson, -Columbia'
?. C, reported 285 nevf cases of meas
es. Camp Pike, Little Rock, Ark., 611;
"nd Camp Travis, Fort San Houston,
texia, 07.. .:.;::': , : .
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years known as Best. Safest. IWe .it .7.
SOLD BY DRUGGISTS EVERVHllERE )
ZZ OF BROADWAY
EVERY comfort and ponven- .
' ience. On direct car Jinet. -Irom
all R R Stations and
Ferries. Two minutes -walk to
the finest shops and theatres.
125 with privilege of bath
$1.50 per4 daiy
' 75 With private shower bath
2.0Q ppr day
15Q ,wih private bath
v $2.00 ancj up
Qub Breakfast - 2S; , up
Special Luncheon , 60c
Dingier a la carte.
at moderate prices ,
. - "T' Ji Fred Sayers--". .
;.: i-MABain Director,
screen careers which are so full of
A CLUB IN HER HONOR
The postman recently brought to
Peggy Hyland a letter from twelve
high school girls in one of the large
Western cities. The letter told how
the girls had formed "The Peggy
Hyland Society," and had chosen Miss
Hyland as honorary president. Fol
lowing a copy of the minutes of the
first meeting, when it was decided to
set aside the dues for some poor fam
ily, the letter asked for a personally
autographed .picture; of the star for
each, of the twelve" members. Miss
Hyland complied immediately, there
by proving an exception among screen
Mae Murray, star of Bluebirds, has
earned a fortune doing: film work in
Southern California. Her idea of re
ciprocity is expressed in", her recent
cash purchase of a ten-acre ranch
near San Bernardino, including a com
fortable house and barns, together
with fruit and vegetable soil of great
fertility. , ... "
5 I skl
West Twenty-tnlrd St., at Seventh At, i
NEW( fORK CITY
500 ROOMS 400 BATHS
Room, with adjoinli.? bath
$1.00 and $1.50.
Suites, parlor, Vedroom rud bath t.9
CI lib ltres.kfast. 25e oi.
Special Luncheon, 50c u;.
Table d'Hote Pinner $1.00 ui.
To Beach Hotel CheNro.
From Pennsylvania station, 7tii Avenst
it nuuiu it ;oru mre'-i; t
urana central, 4ra Ave.e car outa to
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Street nrossiown car vast to Hotel
Principal Steamship P.'.ers. Foot West
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WRITE l'OR COIOKED MAP 07
NKW YOU K.
ONE OF MARIE DRESSLER'S.;
"I've had many troubles in my day,
but I've tried not to complain. All !
misfortune is relative worse is al
ways happening to somebody. ' Take
the case of the three negroes who
found themselves in the same prison
cell. 'I sho am gwine to miss my air
an' sunshine fur de nex'. six months,'
whined the first. 'Go 'way, boy re
buked the second. 'I ain't gwine . t'
see no Fourf o' July an no Christmas
f o' two years fHumph grunted the
third, scornfully. 'Week-ends, dem is
reek-ends. I'm in dis ; place fm
Eric Campbell,-the big; man who ,is
one of : Charlie - Chaplin's; foils, and,
who was married five months ago, has
been , called into court by his newly
acquired wife. . -
; Will somebody kindly teU Olive Tell
if she - is the first movie star not to
own a car ? She wants to know.
WHmington'8 Best Hotel Amul
jan Plan one block froui Wrigli"
vllle Beach car line.
F. W. ARMSTRONG, Prep.
Having qualified as nflministrnf"!?: of, r
estate of Alexander D. Drown. ilc;-;,::J''-wf
hereby pive notk-e to all itsi.iis
claims against snid estati' t. i!,!,;"-ir '
to me at my off ire at the A. ! !'r ' .
this notice will l:e nload
recovery; a persons indelitrd 1" s,, ,
til te will tilmiait mnlw irnnedi:ite !i.laJU
This the 20th dav of Ocfol:.-. I'.;'-
FA I RIM BROWN A Td'XA M ' '; (lf
Administratrix of the hw
v BeaUtiftil Bust and Shoulders " '
are possible If you will -wear a scientifically constracted '
Bien Jolie Brassiere. ' ,
The driigffing wight of an unconCned btist so stretches the
suporJin4 ituilscles tkathe contour 6T the figure is spoiled.
pnt ihe ljust back where. It be
longs, prevent the full bust from
having the appearance of flab-
Bf.Af - Din ess. eliminate tne dans-fir or
' Rf A"SJSf F"R P drajpgin? muscles and confine the ,
.Wv'C- flesn 0f-the shoulder givin
: ceul;Jie to the entire nppcr bodf. . . v
They are tlie daintiest and most serviceable garments imagw v.
naWoome in all materials and atyies: Cross Back, Hook .
"Frbnt, Sftrpjice, Bandeau, etc. t Boned with " Walohn," the,
rustless boning permitting washinar without removal. r
Have your dealet show you Bien Jolte BraSsiferes, If not "stocks ' f
eij, we will gladly send him, prepaid, samples to show you.- f j
BEN'JAMI, JOHNES,' M Warren Street, Newark, N. J. f I
nalifled as Alinii:tr--trfit.r
ggs, all persons i"'1-!aB
are hereby re'i'"'"'''' , ;rn!.
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immediate payment to t ii- m.i "
ana ail persons naving cia im
estate are notified to present s;iine i;
attorneys, John D. Bellamy sou. jce
twelve months from this d;i" r t s
Will be plead in bar of recover. i
This" 17th day cf Noveiuhe.
FRANK SI f
Administrator of Estate of Richard
1 a. w. 4 w.
AUTOS FOR E
Pleateure Driving, Drnces,
Wedding and Commerce'
Phones 15 and S15.
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