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About The Sunday Oregonian. (Portland, Ore.) 1881-current | View Entire Issue (Jan. 27, 1918)
-THE SUNDAY OHEGOXIAX, PORTLAXD, JAXT7AIJT. 27, 1918.
Established 1857 SIXTY-FIRST ANNIVERSARY YEAR The Quality Store
Thrift and War
on m! at oar Accommodation
Bureau. Invest your money in
the safest securities in the world
Thrift Stamps and War Say
ings (interest-bearing) Stamps.
Basement. Sixth Street.
C. D. Larson
now lecturing at the Metaphysical
Library, on sale at this store.
Book Shop, Fifth Floor.
this section, for home
furnishing news of great
this section, for home
furnishing news of great
All Charge Purchases
Tomorrow and Balance of Month
Go, on February Accounts Made
Payable March First
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fDo You Know What a Before-Stock-Taking Sale Means?
It is a' great clearing away of merchandise preliminary to inventory, to reduce stocks as far
as possible and facilitate stock taking. It is a calendar event observed at this store by a series
of sales that bring our patrons the most genuinely extraordinary bargains.
' In order to make a most drastic cleanup of our stocks before inven
tory we have prepared great sales all over the store to begin tomorrow
and continue until 6 P. M. Thursday, the close of our fiscal year, and
we have planned such a feast of bargains as will mean a record-breaking
business every one of the four days.
bargains all orer the store.
The past year's busy, selling has resulted in the accumulation of many broken assortments,
odd lots, etc, of good merchandise that we will not carry over, all of which find their way into
this great annual sale. Some of these goods cannot be replaced at any price. Every item means
a remarkable bargain. The whole store is interested in the most whole- '
hearted way. ; ' ,"' ;'" -
Some quantities limited, but all told there is an abundance of good
every-day wanted merchandise at SENSATIONAL reductions. There
will be new underpriced offerings each day. of this four days' sale
4 Days of Wonderful alne
are here ready to serve you.
We Place on Sale Tomorrow 500 Pairs
Women's $2.75 "Washrite
Gloves, Pair at $1.98
This sale price is much less than present wholesale cost.
It's a good investment to buy at least two pairs.
The assortment includes a discontinued line of famously
serviceable Washrite washable Mocha gloves for women. Every
pair PERFECT, beautifully made and finished. One-clasp
style, outseam sewn for strength, variously stitched backs.
Gloves for street and dress wear in a good assortment of
colors and in all sizes.
These gloves wash perfectly in soap and water, retaining1
their original softness and good looks. Every pair fitted at
this price tomorrow $1.93 instead of $2.75. '
' Glove Shop. Main Floor.
A Remarkable Disposal of Women's
Fine Lisle and Cotton
Hose, Pair at 19c
These hose are assuredly BETTER values than you would
ever think possible for the money. Regular and extra Bizes
in women's lisle hose, mostly black, a few colors. Small sizes,
mostly 8 i, in women's opera length hose, black and tan. Sizes
81,;, 9 and 9V4 in women's mercerized cotton hose, black, white
and colors. Wonderful values at pair 19c, or 3 pairs 55d.
Hosiery Shop. Main Floor.
Linen Kerchiefs 19c
For Women Regularly 25c and 35c
Women's all-linen handkerchiefs broken lines and odds
and ends. Many are initialed. Others have embroidered cor
ners. 25c and 35c values at 19c each, or 6 for S1.00.
Children's Kerchiefs 9c
Regularly 15c to 20c Children's handkerchiefs with embroidered
corners in character designs. Made of fine sheer linen and Shamrock
lawn. Small sizes. Handkerchief Shop, Main Floor.
40c-50c Embroideries at 25c
Many of these embroideries are imported. Edges of Swiss,
nainsook and cambric for baby wear and undermuslins, 3 to
5 inches wide. Skirtings of heavy cambric and nainsook, 12
to 15 inches wide. Flouncings, 18 and 27 inches wide. Voile
dress embroideries, 36 inches wide.
12c-18c Embroideries 10c
1000 yards of Swiss and cambric embroideries. Neat patterns and
fast edges. Ribbon headings and bead top edges. 1 to 7 inches wide.
73c-83c LACES 59
100 yards net top laces in white
and ecru. For neckwear and for
BANDS, EDGES, 98
300 yards of metal lace edges
and bands in burnt-out effects.
Net flouncing in gold and silver ef
fects. For evening wear.'
LACES, YARD 3J
2000 yards of cotton Torchon
lace edges and insertions, to
BANDS, EDGES, 5J
1000 yards cotton Cluny bands
and edges in white and ecru. Piatt
VaL lace edges in white. . 10c to
15c values. Yard for 5c
Main Floor. Firth Street
98c Tea Sets Special 69c
PURE LINEN tea cloths with eight doilies to match. These
are stamped in very attractive designs. Regularly 98c, in
this sale only 69c
TO 73c CENTER
PIECES AT 39d
An assortment of centerpieces
in sizes 27 to 45 inches. Dainty
patterns. Values to 75c for 39c
200 balls of Fleisher and Shep
herd yarns in odd colors. Regular
ly 35c, ball for 19c .
Needlework Shop, Second Floor.
Folding Card Tables
. Folding card tables with leath
erette tops. Handsome mahogany
finish. With metal corners. A light
and durable card table with top
that measures 30x30 inches. A
limited quantity in this sale at the
greatly reduced price of $2.39.
' . Flf h Floor. Sixth Street.
FOR FINAL DISPOSAL
' From America's Most Famous Designer
Model' blouses on sale tomorrow at ONE
THIRD TO HALF AND MORE THAN HALF
off original prices. A limited number. No
two exactly alike. See Fifth-street window.
Exquisite creations of finest quality Geor
gette crepe, chiffons, satins and combinations of
chiffons and satins over chiffon foundations.
Daintily tucked models,' lace-trimmed blouses,'
some with trimming of bronze, gold and silver
threads. High and low neck styles. Mostly
In flesh, white, silver gray, taupe, brown,
many other shades and black. One illustrated.
Beautiful model blouses, on sale tomorrow at
$9.85. None on approval none exchanged.
Blouse Shop, Fourth Floor.
Coats, Suits, Dresses
. COATS for misses and women. The season's best models in high-grade gar
ments. Loose and belted styles. With big fur collars or collars of plush or self
material. In Pom Pom, Bolivia, broadcloth, plush and velours: 380 'fine coats
reduced as follows:
$12.50 to $17.50 Coats at $ 8.95
$19.50 to $25.00 Coats at $14.85
$35.00 to $45.00 Coats at $25.00
$47.50 to $55.00 Coats at $35.00
$65.00 to $75.00 Coats at $45.00
f m $d.uu to $o.uu Mai at .a.ou
DRESSES for misses' and women's street, office and afternoon
wear. Serge, poplin, satin, taffeta, velvet and combinations . of
serge and satin or Georgette crepe and satin. All the season's best
models and colors. 450 dresses reduced as follows (NONE ON
75 Dresses at $ 8.88
100 Dresses at $14.85
150 Dresses at $19.85
125 Dresses at $25.00
SUITS for misses and women. "Plain and fancy tailored,
fashionable materials and colors. 160 suits reduced: '
45 Suits at $15.00
50 Suits at $20.00
65 Suits at $25.00'
None on approval. None sent.C. O. D. . None exchanged. . ,
. , Apparel Shop, Fourth Floor.
A Great Disposal of
Books at HALF
Here is an opportunity to secure good de
sirable books at exactly half the regular sell
Included are travel, history and art books,
standard sets and juvenile books of every de
scription. Tomorrow at HALF.
1 Book Shop. Fifth Floor.
A Wonderful Sale of 10c to 18c
Ribbon, Yard 5c
Best quality plain satin narrow ribbon in
widths from 94 to 14 inches. Plain and fig
ured wash ribbons. The satin ribbons are in
a wide range of desirable colors. -The wash
ribbons are hi pink, blue and white. Good
10c to 18c values at yard 5J.
Ribbon Shop, Main Floor.
Undermuslins, Silk and Philippine Underwear
These Specials From the Third Floor West for Our Great 4 Days' Sales
TO $3.50 VALUES $1.98
White petticoats of good quality cambric
with wide embroidery flounces, others fancy
lace trimmed, some with beading and ribbon.
ENVELOPE CHEMISE S1.9S
Made of soft nainsook, trimmed
with good quality lace edgings and in
sertions, many in the new "Peggy",
model. , .
GOWNS, hand embroidered on fine
quality nainsook, slip-over : style,
with kimono sleeves, ribbon trimmed.
Special at S2.59, 82.98. $3.45.
$3.95, $4.95. $5.95. ;
ENVELOPE CHEMISE of fine
quality nainsook, hand embroidered
and ribbon-trimmed, many hand
made throughout. Special at $2.88,
$3.95. Third Floor. Sixth Street.
TO $3.50 VALUES $1.98
Crepe de Chine and wash satin undergar
ments in flesh and white, trimmed with good
quality VaL and Cluny laces.
An Immense Assortment of WOOLEN
Dress: Goods Remnants
At Great Underprices
. Thousands of yards of this season's best woolen dress goods
in short lengths. For quick clearaway we've marked the
entire assortment at the most astounding reductions. You will
find French serges, poplins, gabardines; in fact, short lengths
of almost every kind of good dress goods. Skirt and even
dress lengths. Every , color and .weave. Lengths range from
Vz to 5 yards. '
$1.00 to $1.25 Silks 50c
Half price and less than half for fine quality plain and fancy silks
in a .good ranee of colors. ' Broken lines. To close out, yard 50c
' Second Floor. Fifth Street.
- Odds and Ends of Standard Makes
To $10.00 Corsets $2.95
Here is an admirable opportunity for a woman to secure
high-grade corsets at $2.95.
A very special underprice sale of odds and ends of some of
our most famous standard makes. Beautiful models fash
ioned of brocade and coutil. Many in low bust style, others
with medium high busts and long hips. A few front lace cor
sets are included. Sizes frpm 23 to 36, but not every size in
each style. Exceptional values at $2.95
' ' Corset Shop, Third Floor.
Odds and Ends of Women's and Children's
Knit Underwear Reduced
450 garments of women's and children's underwear. A
few union suits in broken styles and sizes; also separate gar
ments for women." Children's fleece-lined gray union suits in
two-year-old size. ' These garments are all worth from two to
three times this pricer25d. '.
600 garments. Mostly children's waists. Also odd sizes in vests and
pants. A few women's low neck, sleeveless cotton vests.
- " ' . Knit Underwear Shop, Main Floor.
Women's Good $6 to $10
Hats at Only $3.75
These hats rank high , in everything but price. A limited
quantity of women's trimmed and ready-to-wear hats, about
50 in the lot. Some colored velours in smart tailored styles.
Others in more dressy effects of black velvet. Trimmed in
colored flowers and fancies.
Hats that formerly sold from $6 to $10 in this great four-
days' sale at the low price of ?o.75.
"Millinery Shop, Fourth Floor.
Sale Women's Neckwear
Regularly 25c to 50c. Organdy
neck pieces. Pique collars. Net
collars and high-necked guimpes.
Crepe and messaline string and
; Regularly 50c and 59c Separate
angora caps and scarfs. Pleasing
shades of red, Copen, emerald, rose
and gray. , Good 50c and 59c values
for 25c .
. Margot lace stocks and jabots in
ecru. These formerly sold ' at a
much higher price and are the
most exceptional values at 29c
each, or two for 50.
At $1 .25
Crepe, organdy and voile hand
embroidered collars. Satin and
broadcloth neck pieces. For tailored
and dressy wear. Regularly $1.75
Neckwear Shop. Main Floor.
A Limited Number of Wardrobe
; Less .15
Regular size wardrobe trunks,
standard makes. Regular prices
range from $50.00 upwards.
&6ize trunks for men. Open
top. Regularly $40. Tomorrow
Women's black -and russet suit
cases. ' Fitted and unfitted. Silk
lined. Slightly ehop worn cases
in 22 nd 24-inch sizes. Regularly
$18.50 to $55.00 less 1-5.
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Luggage Shop. Sixth Floor.