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Penn Yan express. (Penn Yan, N.Y.) 1866-1926, November 29, 1923, Image 5

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> THE PENN YAN EXPRESS, PENN YAN, N. Y., THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 1923. Page Five X \ $ Bor dwell Inc, YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EARLY Christmas will soon be here Buy your CHRISTMAS gifts now and have a large assortment to choose from E A R LY CHRISTMAS SUGGESTIONS: v i. IVO RY PYRALIN TOILET SETS Today a customer called at our store and inquired about Radio. He told us of a New York City concern who were advertising a single tube radio set for $39.50 together with a W -D-ll Tube and a good head sc . A set of the same make and type '•an be purchased right here in Penn Yan at the Radio Store for the same price, why pay the extra cost of transportation? We know this outfit to be one of the best of its kind and when proper­ ly installed has a wide range of re­ ception. Radio outfit from $39.50 to $350.01* We will gladly assist you in mak­ ing a selection. C. B. SPRAGUE, Radio Store 141 Jacob St., Penn Yan, N. i . How Many More Must Suffer Death ? Coal, all sizes, any amount, get your order in. Don't wait and freeze and beg for it later. Phone 513M, Owen Hoban. * Select your Christmas cards earlv at Reilly Bros. i LEATHER GOODS MANICURE SETS F o u n t a i n p e n s THERMOS BOTTLES PERFUME SETS CIGARS and PIPES STATIONERY SAFETY RAZORS SHAVING SETS FLASHLIGHTS MAH JONG SETS Taxi, Call 158 Day. 127W Night. -— - - ■» --------- The Thanksgiving picture at the Elmwood is entitled “ THUNDERING DAW N”, with J. Warren Kerrigan, Anna Q. Nilsson, Winter Hall, lead­ ing in large cast of notable players. $ $ GET IT AT BORDWELL’S NOTICE The annual meeting of the Yates County Agricultural Society will be held in the Farm Bureau office on Wednesday, December 5th, 1923 at 2 p. m. JAMES D. TURNER, * 9 Sec’y ANNOUNCEMENT Opening Dec. 1st and continuing until Christmas, everybody is cordia- ly invited to attend my annual sale of Art Work. Suitable for X-mas gifts.? Prices Right. MRS. K. SPANGLER KEENE Keuka Pai Conley House - - - - - - - - - - - * - - - - - - - - - - Chicken Pie Supper and Sale St. Mark's Guild of St. Mark's Church will hold a %ale and chicken pie supper in Masonic Temple, Tues­ day, December 4th, beginning at 5:30. Price of supper 50c, children under twelve 25c. Everybody welcome. Charles Pierce, of Little Falls, who while driving when intoxicated last summer, forced another car off vhe road, senousiy injuring two women and a child, was sentenced to jail for 15 days. In Massachusetts besides the jail sentence he would have auto­ matically lost his right to drive . car for a year, and in New Jersey he would have gone to jail if caught driving while intoxicated. However, it is encouraging to know that <xo up-state judge can say the world “jail” when dealing with motor veh­ icle law violators. We have picked out the casp of Pierce for special mention here because his arrest was brought about by members of the New York State Automobile associa­ tion, who saw the accident while on their way to the mid-summer meeting at Ogdensburg. There is altogether too much le.i- iency among courts of New York state, particularly those outside of New York City. Judges and courts Ere too prone to listen to political influence or they haven’t got back­ bone enough to resist it. It might not be entirely inappropriate to ask, in view of this situation, how many people have gone to their death be­ cause the courts have failed to throw the fear of the law into the minds of reckless drivers and potential law breakers. A case in point is that of State Trooper Roy Donivan, who was shot to death on the so-called boot­ leg trail near Glen Falls a few weeks ago. The man later arrested on the charge of killing the trooper was a confessed bandit and bootleg hi­ jacker. He had a long criminal re­ cord, in which the words “sentence suspended’' frequently occurred. How much did those suspended sentences have to do with the death of Roy Donivan? Is it not fair to assume that this fine young state trooper torn away by the assassin’s hand from a young wife and child, might be living to-day if it were not for the frequency with which suspended sen­ tences are handed out to criminals with political backing? The latest figures in the number ■ people killed in this state by auto­ mobiles tell an eloquent story of the failure of the courts through leni­ ency and the failure of the Legisla­ ture through not enacting adequate laws. The number of persons killed in New York state this year up to Nov. 1 was 2,007. With two more months to go the figures will go up at least 2,300, the highest in the his­ tory of the state, a jump of nearly four hundred over last year. In New York city the number killed up to Nov. 1 was 730 while up-state 1,277 persons were killed. Up to a few years ago the number killed by auto­ mobiles was always greater in New York city than in the rest of the state. The falling off in New York city can be attributed to two causes, the licensing of operators and the fact that the courts there are giving stiff sentences to automobile law breakers. Outside of New York city the operators licensing law is not in effect, and the police courts are sub­ ject to the pressure of more petty politicians than most any other state in the country. How many more lives have got to be snuffed out before the Legislature and the courts wake up to their duty to the law abiding people of the state? Aunt Ada's axioms: As many ti a- gedies result from interfering with young love as from letting it go its own way. The telephone number of this office is 140 l E B E DENATURED S ALCOHOL FOR AUTOMOBILES Framed motto cards. The motto to suit every person or occasion. Made in beautiful colors, with artis­ tic frames, and with verses that ex­ press the unspoken sentiment. Ap­ propriate to be given to father, mother, sister, brother, wife, hus­ band, friend or acquaintance. Select them early. Full stock on hand. The Print Craft Shop, Jacob street. - - - - - - - - - - - ♦ - - - - - - - - - - The Thanksgiving picture at the Elmwood is entitled “THUNDERING DAWN”, with J. Warren Kerrigan. Anna Q. Nilsson, Winter Hall, lead­ ing in large cast of notable players. - - - - - - - - - - - ♦ - - - - - - - - - - - Select your Christmas cards early ul Reilly Bros. Line A Day Books — Just the thing to jot down the happenings of your days and nights. All kinds, from in­ expensive ones to handsome books in seal grain and art leathers. Will satisfy that Christmas wish. At The Print Craft Shop, Jacob street. ( The chautauqua, the witner lyceum and the community meeting all bring good things from the outside to the neighborhood. You can't get these things if you don’t attend. You Can Do Snappy Writing Are you a prospect for a Moore Pen? Belshazzar saw the writing on the wall and quit cold. No need for you to do that. Take a Moore Pen in your hand and stimulate your thoughts. Moore ePns in all sizes and styles. The ideal Christmas gift. Print Craft Shop, Jacob Street. THE METROPOLITAN INC. B B B We have a Lot Spick, Span new Coats B B W. C. DEMMING CORP. i s that are offered way below value, lSO^Jacob St. — B ■BBBBBBBBBBBBB BBKBBBBSBB b S vv':, 7*t 4 x •M. Leman 0. Conley k Funeral Director Embalmer . /rj ;Y, — □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ ID When a child can be brought to tears, not from fear of punishment, but from repentance for his offence, he needs no chastisement. —Hora e Mann. Sometimes it’s the wrappings chat make the gift. Bits of bright colored paper and ribbons saved through the year come in handy at Christmas time. «<♦) WE ARE REA With Our Usual Fine Assortment of H R M A GREETING CAR and BOOKLETS WE THINK THAT IT IS THE BEST LINE WE HAVE EVER HAD, AND INVITE Your Inspection The SM O R E S H O P □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ o □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ a □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ c c c c □ □ □ □ u □ □ W e’re Thankful This Thanksgiving This store is truly thankful to its friends and customers for their loyal patronage and con­ tinued confidence. \ Thankful that it has tried hard to merit their reliance by selling goods of sure quality and good value at fair prices. Thankful that it has never abandoned the policy of strict truth in the description of merchandise. Thankful that it has done its part in making their homes more beautiful and comfortable, and brightening the daily tasks of the housewife And we pray the Master of us all to teach us to brighten grief, help us to bring smiles when there are tears, and to plant cheerfulness with sorrowing hearts. CO 22 Main St., Penn Yan, N . Y . □ □ □ □ □ □ PENN YAN, N. Y. □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ D □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ Lady Assistant Public Funeral Parlors Ambulance Service Day and Night Phone 279 134 Elm St. PENN YAN For Instance: Brown Melton Coats, Serg lined, Mixed Dark Suede Lined Coats, Fur Collars, - Heather Coats, Suede Lined, Opossom Collar, Black Bolivia Coats, were $44.00, now Beautiful Taupe Ormondale, with luxurious, real Fox, worth $139.00, for . . . Fur Coats that are Distinctive We mention two numbers; 45 in. Seal with genuine Skunk Collar and Cuffs, $15.00 19.00 25.00 32.00 B 89.00 for $165.00 45 in. Marmot, with genuine Raccoon Collar and Cuffs, $175.00 a a For Christmas, Centemeri Kid Gloves, Half Price. » Pure Linen Handkerchiefs with Em­ broidered Corners, for 15 c. a THE METROPOLITAN INC., of PENN YAN. YOU MAY HAVE A PIANO BUT Is it one which fills your home with cheer and laughter, or does it stand in some dark corner, unnoticed and untouched ? Having a Piano that is never played is as bad as having none at all. We will make you a fair and liberal allowance for your old instrument on the purchase price of a new FOSTER PLAYER PIANO which will be a thing of pride and beauty in your home, and will bring to it that atmosphere of home cheerfulness that you have long coveted. You will be surprised at the trans­ formation, Let us call and give you an estimate on your silent instrument without obligation. R Y Penn Van’s Victrola Store Don’t miss \THE MIDNIGHT ALARM” with Alice Calhoun and Cullen Landis, the Thanksgiving of­ fering at the Sampson. Special matinee Iierformance 2:00 and 3:30. FREE GOLD FISH Two Gold Fish and fish globe free with a 50c bottle of / Rikerfs Mentholated White Pine and Tar Extract C o d with Liver Oil and Euca­ lyptus. We also have a sup­ ply of Gold Fish, Globes, Ornaments, etc •9 at reasonable prices PROUTY RAPALEE Prescription Druggists Penn Yan ‘COLD IN TH E H E A D ” to an acute attack o f Nasal Catarrh. Those subject to frequent “ colds” are generally in a “ run down” condition. HALL’S CATARRH MEDICINE Is a Treatment consisting of an Ointment, to be used locally, and a Tonic, which acts Quickly through the Blood on the Mu­ cous Surfaces, building up the System, ana making you less liable to “ colds.” Sold by druggists for over 40 Years. F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, O. Home o f better values Penn Yan, New York. Stores in- CANANDAIGUA, BATAVIA, OLEAN, and GENEVA Sale of Coats and Dresses Continues Until Saturday Night. Beautiful Fur Trimmed Coats, $59.50, $69.50, $89.50 A wonderful lots of coats— every one of them offered at prices way below regular. Made of lovely soft silky fabrics in shades of brown, black and navy in a choice of many new and smart styles straight line, tiered and draped effects. Wonderfully tailored and lined with silk crepes. Some have fur collars, others have fur collars and cuffs of beaver, Platinum wolf, fox, squirrel or nutria. The finest group of coats we have ever offered.—$59.50, $69.50 and $89.50. Smart Top Coats Reduced to $19.50, $25.50, $29.50 Jaunty topcoats such as you need for motoring and knockabout wear are offered in a sale of won­ derful reductions. Coats made of wool mixtures, double face materials, plaid backs and blanket cloths in grey, green and tan effects, some of them in even mixtures, others in overplaids. Belted and unbelted models with or without fur collars. These prices represent considerable reductions from regular—$19.50, $25.50 and $29.50. . vji (I :i- SALE OF NEW DRESSES. If you haven’t already availed yourself of this remarkable SALE OF DRESSES, then don’t allow this week to pass without paying this store a visit, for here you will find beautiful new dresses, both silk and cloth in a remarkable showing and pricings likewise. There are dresses of silk crepes, soft satins, heavy crepes as well as the cloth garments of Poiret twill, Charmeen and Twill cord. A splendid range of styles in such colors as cocoa, brown ,caramel, navy and black. Styles for women and misses and every one of them remark­ ably priced. $14.30, $25.00, $29.50, and $39.50 / / I X

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