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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 24, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta hi*") pi;. fVKMS EIGHT THR LRTHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD FRIDAY, AUGUST 24,1917 ISSSiDressGoods^Silb in many Next Week Goods boughtfor this season a year and some as long as a year and a half ago and prices at one-quarter to one-half less rKaii could possibly be the ease If bought in the present market. FOR INSTANCE, $3.00 FOR BROADCLOTH NOW WORTH .$0.00; $1.00 FOR SERGES AND CASHMERES NOW WORTH $1.40; $1.50 FOR SILK DRESS PLUSH NOW WORTH $0.50; $1.00 FOR HABUTAI SILK NOW WORTH $1.35; $2.25 FOR BLACK DUCHESSE VOW WORTH ,1^50; 75c FOR ALL COLORS VELVETEENS NOW WORTH $1.00; AND NEXT TO IMPOSSIBLE TO GET AT THAT; AND SO ON THROUGHOUT SCORES OF OTHER LINES ON SALE TOMORROW AND ALL NEXT WEEK, A VERY SMALL REPRES E N TAT ION OF WHICH WE MENTION HERE. BY ETERNAL VIGILANCE AND CONTINUAL LOOKING, BY TAKING ADV ANT AGE OF EARLY BUYING; BY PROTECTING OUR CUSTOMERS AS WELL AS OURSELVES IN PLACING OF ORDERS FOR THIS SEASON'S BUSINESS AWAY AHE AD OF TIME WE ARE NOW IN A POSITION TO OFFER VALUES WHICH WE CAN ASSURE YOU ARE UNEQUALLED ELSEWHERE. AND SHOULD BE TAKEN ADVANTAGE OF AT THE EARLIEST OPPORTUNITY BY THE WOMEN OF Tills CITY AND DISTRICT. Splendid Quality Serge ... $1.00 Navy and black only. 42 Inches wide. Splendid firm cloth for dresses, skirts and children's wear. Fine Finish Cashmere $1.00 Cream, cardinal, navy and black. 38 Inches wide. A splendid weight excellent quality cloth. Very special value. Granite Cloth and Novelty Stripes 75c Navy, Copenhagen, brown, etc., and navy and Copenhagen ground with hair lino stripe. 3S inches wide. Very special value at the price. Fine Knapp Velveteen ..... 75c Extra good quality. 23 inch. Colors navy, Copenhagen, sky, plum, grey, myrtle, brown, pink, old rose, cream, black, cardinal, etc. Splendid Cord Velvet ...... 90c Heavy weight, 27 inch. Best shades of myrtle, brown, navy. Very special value at the price. Silk Crepe de Chene......$1.50 A full new stock Just to haud. 36 inches wide. Colors flesh, coral, old rose, apple, mauve, plum, cream, brown, navy, black, etc. Heavy Diagonal Serge ... $1.10 Pure wool, 42 inch wide cloth. Lovely shades of navy, Copenhagen, brown, plum, black. Extra special value. Richest Striped Sicilians .. $1.50 All self colors in burgundy, green, navy, brown. Belgian blue and black. 44 inches wide. Excellent value. Finest Granite Dress Goods, $1.75 Lovely fine cloth. Very clean wearing. Splendid weight for dresses and children's wear. 42 inches wide. Colors brown, green, plum, navy and black. Finest Silk Plush........ $1.50 Very rich dress plush. 33 inches wide. Colors navy, black, brown and Copenhagen. Wonderful value at the price. Black Costume Velvet ... $2.50 An extra fine quality medium weight velvet. Very rich black. 33 inches wide. Color guaranteed absolutely fast. Rich Poplin Silk..........$1.75 All the new fall shades in green, plum, brown, blue, cream, black, etc. Special Black Duchesse ... $2.25 An extra fine quality now worth |3.5<). Full yard wide. Very rich finish. Heavy and very durable. Habutai Silk, yard.......$1.00 Excellent quality. Heavy weight. Nice oven weave. Shown in black and white only. Diagonal Serge Suiting ... $2.50 Pure wool cloth. 52 inches wide. Firmly woven, heavy weight. Colors navy, plum, green and black. Finest Gaberdine Suiting . $2.75 A very dressy cloth for suits and dresses. 50 inches wide. Colors taupe, navy and black. Extra value. Heavy Tweed Coating ... $2.75 Last year's prlco on this cloth. 54 inches, i Neat invisible check. Rich mixtures of brown and grey. Chinchilla Coatings......$2.75 Very heavy soft finish cloth. 54 inches wide. Colors grey, navy and black. Black Duchesse Special ... $1.75 Very scarce goods and as good as you have bought during the past two years at this price. Splendid Taffeta Silks____$2.00 Fine soft finish. Plain colors and some shot effects in brown, green, grey, plum, burgundy, Copenhagen, pink," -white * and: ' other colors. Real Tailors' Serge, yard . $4.00 Indigo blue only. An unusually fine quality heavy weight cloth. 50 Inches wide. Extra soft finish. Does not take the dust. Finest Broadcloth Suitings $3.00 Pure wool English broadcloth. Extra fine finish. 50 inches wide. Splendid shades of navy, taupe, brown, green, alice and black. Heavy Cheviot Serge____$2.50 An excellent cloth for skirts and suits. 50 inches wide. Best shades of navy and black. Very special valuo at the price. Excellent Tweed Coatings . $3.50 Extra heavy weight. Very rich mixtures of brown, green, burgundy, etc. 54 inches wide. Shadow plaids and checks. Velour and Tweed Coatings, $3.50 to $5.00 Shown in exclusive, coat lengths of four yards each. Checks and rich mixtures of grey, blue, brown, grey, etc. Poplins and Crepes, $2.00 - $2.25 Lovely fine pure wool materials for dresses and children's wear. 45 inches wide. Colors copenhageu, Belgian, plum, taupe, brown and black. CLARKE'S 612 3rd Ave. S. A First Showing and Introductory Sale of All Dress Goods, Coatings and Silks New Ready-to-Wear A lovely new fall stock I'or early buyers in suits, and coats, skirts and dresses. Very smart styles and values that will surprise you. New Dainty Waists Finest voiles, crepe de chencs and Georgetto crepe, in a lovely variety of colors and styles. @ $2.50 to $10.00 White Silk Lisle Hose A full new stock just to hand this week. Sizes SV4 to 10 inches. Very scarce goods and special value at 50c Dainty New Neckwear Full new stock of latest collars in georgette, voilo, mull, etc. All the latest shapes included at �5c to $2.50 Mii FAIR IS CLEAR OF DEBT (From Our Own Correspondent) Magrath, Aug. 23.-Mr. E. Hodges, tecretary-treasurer of the Agricultural Society is in receipt of a check tor 12,500 from S. F. Kimball, secretary-treasurer of the Stampede committee. This amount was sent to Mr. Hodges to pay oft the mortgage on the fair grounds here. The balance of Ma-grath's share will be received later, when a final settlement of the Stampede funds is made. The fair grounds now belong to the Magrath Agricultural Society and the fair association is out of debt. This is something ev- ery citizen ought to be proud of, thanks to Ray Knight and the Stampede committee. Warren Taylor was taken to the Letfibridge hospital on 'Wednesday-morning suffering from an attack of appendicitis. A delightful musical evening was spent at the home of Mr. Amos Peterson on Tuesday, when Mrs. Peterson entertained in honor ot her brother, Prof. C. R. Johnson ot the music department of the Agricultural College, Logan, Utah, who is visiting here. The guests were entertained by musical numbers given by Prof. Johnson, Lyn Gibb, the Misses Afton Jensen, Dora Leonard, Stella Chipman and Allle Rasmusson. Light refreshments were served during the evening. What might have proved  serious accident happened on Tuesday morning, when Mr. P. A. Woolley, a prominent resident of Magrath, fell from CARDSTON DISTRICT RUSS. SITUATION (From Our Own Correspondent) Cardston, Aug. 22.-Crops are looking remarkably well and cutting on the spring wheat, is going ahead this week ; although it is not quite general. Most! it not all, the fall wheat is in the i stook. The late grains are coming' along splendidly with the good weather. Last night brought another refreshing shower which helped the late grains. Haying is not yet quite completed. The farmers are generally through, but the cattlemen are still hard at It. No threshing has yet been done in . . . . , this district, but the feeling as to the the roof of a building which he was yieWs js Opt|mte0c. erecting at bis home. He Is suffering | ..Blgger an(J better tnan evej., wa8 from a broken arm, but at the time ot writing is progressing nicely, WHERE TO GO FOR Roofing, Tinsmithing, Furnaces, Gas mi Steam Fitting, Plumbing HICK-SEHL HARDWARE CO. PRONE 762 Phone 1150 For Your Groceries this Week End and Stve Yourself Some Money I Blu� Ribbon Tea. Per lb. pkt...... Oonaleo Tea. Per lb. pkt........ Oonaleo Purple Label Tea Pkt.............. Coffee Per lb. .......v.... Camp Coffee Each ............ Borden's Prepared Coffee in tint. Per tin____ King Beach Jam, raspberry, atrawberry and black currant, Per 4 lb. pailt. Each............ 50c 40c 55c 35c 25c 30c 85c Oonaleo Jam. A few palls assorted ........ Rogers' Syrup, ft. lb paila f f A 60c. 10 lb. pall*...... ieiV FRUIT JARS Perfect Seal, Quarts Per dozen ......... Perfect Seal, Pint* Per dozen ......... New Gem, Quarts Per dozen ......... New Gem, Pints Per dozen ........ B. C. Sugar at Lowest Market Price. 75c 1.35 1.15 1.10 90c WE DELIVER TO ALL PARTS OF THE CITY AND GUARANTEE OUR GOODS. R. B. DONALDSON'S 801 NINTH AVENUE SOUTH the slogan of the Fair association this year, and the record will show that the achievement justified the hoped-for end. Two days, 20th and 21st, have 1 been one continued round ot good times for all the attendants, wbether youngsters or adults. The exhibits as to live stock were not quite so good as in previous years, but were strong in the beef classes, dairy stock being I somewhat neglected. A tine feature | of the cattle show was the aggregation I of Red Polled dual purpose cattle, shown by J. P. Low. These were imported last fall and winter from the Dakotas. Two classy cows, a splendid herd leader in the big dairy type bull, and four yearlings of exceptional quality served to Introduce the breed to this district. All are registered animals and Mr. Low reports the performance of the cows as dairy animals very satisfactory. Fewer horses were shown than formerly, possibly due to the fact that haying and harvesting are on, and the swine classes also made a poor showing. Sheep were much better and evidenced the increased interest of the farmers and small herd owners. Some specially good stuff was shown by Mr. L. A. Little of Taylorville, his Delaine ewes being fine specimens. The grand stand was crowded both days, and never were the crowds given more entertainment. The midway was well patronized, the ferris wheel and the merry-go-round proving specially attractive to the youngsters, The races were good, but tow local horses participated. The prettiest race was the matched quarter of a | mile between Leavitt's grey and Stat-ford's bay. taken by the local horse by only half a neck. No local horses participated in the trotting races except , the bay horse of E. J. Wood, which I took the 2.18 trot or pace In two straight heatB yesterday. "Car crazy" is the latest psychological disease to strike this region. There must have been around two hundred at tho fair here, and we are getting a late start in this neck of the woods, The Cardston baseball team has made a splendid record this season and the boys as well as their managers are to bo congratulated on their success Washington, Aug. 23- The situation in Russia continued the centre of war \ interest here today with mystery surrounding the nature ot official dispatches the government has received from Petrograd within the last forty-eight hours still undispelled. Today's news dispatches from the Russian capital referring to speculation in Petrograd and Moscow newspapers concerning "expected dramatic announcements of events," and expressing the view of the press that "If no agreement is reached between the contending groups open conflict must follow" were taken to support the unofficial interpretation of the government's dispatches as relating to political conditions within the provisional government and probably undercurrents of German intrigue working for the un seating of Premier Keren sky with either a counter-revolution seeking to re-establish the autocracy or the breaking down altogether of the provisional government and resulting chaos. Whether the official advices deal with an alarming need for immediate physical support of new Russia fay her allies if she is in the face of a menacing military situation was not established, but it is known that the need of sending immediate and adequate physical assistance to Russia has been urged upon the government by all members of the American mission recently returned from Petrograd. This has not applied to the sending of troops, to which a majority ot the mission is opposed but to sending supplies and principally transport facilities. . American officials frankly admit their uneasiness over the tenor-of the confidential advices. SENATE AMENDS PROHIBITION BILL Would Permit Circulation of Newspapers Containing Liquor Advertisements. Ottawa, Aug. 21.-Two amendments were made in the senate tonight to the government bill to prcmiote the application of provincial prohibition measures. By -11 to 13 the senate voted to strike out the provision forbidding the circulation In any province that passed a law against it of newspapers and other publications containing advertisements of lifjuor. By a vote of -J0 to 12 tho provision was struck out enabling tho prosecution at the place wjiere liquor was received from a man who sent it from a wet to a dry province contrary to the law. There was also a proposal that the provision authorizing a constable to search without, a warrant for liquor should not be extended to dwellings or similar private places. This was allowed to stand for further consideration. $25,200 BASEBALL WAR FUND New York, Aug. 22.-The New York National league club announced today that the sum of ?25,200 was taken in for the ban concert and benefit baseball game between the New York and Cincinnati clubs here last Sunday for the 165th regiment, which formerly was the U9th infantry, New York national guard. The money has been turned over to a fund for the use of dependents ot soldiers in the regiment. Let Us Serve \J Just one glass of soda and we know you will be a frequent visitor to our fountain. For there's no other soda like ours. It/a simply nectar and nothing less. Stop In today (or your first. kIuhs of it. Why put oft the exquisite pleasure euch soda affords? TRY A BOX OF GANONO'S CHOCOLATES - BEST IN THE LAND. THE EMPIRE NEXT TO ORPHEUMIvTHEATRC T1 2BIG SPECIALS in f) FINE FURNITURE Z Solid Fumed Oak Dining Room Suite NINE PIECES Buffett, Regular ............... China Cabinet, Regular ........ Round Extension Table, Regular Set of Diners, Regular......... $30.00 $30.0C $19.00 $28.00 Total................... ........ $107.00 1?.*�}* $90.00 Fine Stylish Brass Beds Helling Regularly at $30.01) for $25.00 BOTH THESE LINES ARE NEW. JUST IN FROM THE FACTORY AND HIGH GRADE IN EVERY PARTICULAR. WE INVITE YOU TO 8EE THEM TOMORROW. City 2nd Hand Store Phone 1428. 40� Fifth Street South ;