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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 24, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, AUGUST 24,1917 ' PAGE NINE 1 SATURDAY'S MERCHANDISE VALUES Seasonable Goods Specially Priced of Housefurnishing Week. for the Concluding Day -: "Get It at the Bay." Boots & Shoes Specially Priced Men's Heavy Calf Work Hoots- Wide fitting, block toe with a heavy newn nnd pegged vised-ized Hole. Sizes 6 to 11. Special............ 4.79 Men's Ounnietal and ltltielicr'Jioots- Wide fitting and medium block toe with a compound f* on sole. Sizes G-10. Special OtLu Ladies' Patent Leather Dress Shoes- With a black and white checked top and Cuban heel. Week End Special . 5.69 Children's Vici Button and Blucher Boots Sizes 3 to 7. 1 rf% Special ................ 1.0U Ladies' White Canvas rumps- Wide fitting and white leather sole and heel. o �yQ Week End Special.....it* IV NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAINS IN WHITE AND IVORY. SPECIALLY PRICED DRY GOODS DEPARTMENT SPECIALS JACQUAKT) BATH MATS IMPORTED DIRECT FROM ITALY Won i tone Drocades in Vloux nose. Also 2-toned green and rose or pink and green. Size 24-46. Specially Priced, each $3.50 GLASS TOWEL White with pink or blue border. 10x25). Regular 15c each. Saturday only, pair.....25c 2 Big Bath Towel Special 75c pair Linen waste towel in cream with brown stripe and red border and natural cotton with heavy red stripe. 22x42 inches. Regular $1.00 value. Special, pair .......... 75c 1000 lbs. Hard Boiled Candy, Mint Flavor. Saturday only, lb.....................15c One Cent Goods in Toffee and 7JH\ Si)c, $1.25 and $1.8?) Marshinallow Toys. Saturday Ladies' Wear for Around the Home LADIES' PRINT WORK APRONS Good roomy style, well made. Assorted colors. Tq Housefurnishing Week. Each ............................D�IC LADIES' HOUSE DRESSES In Prints and Ginghams. A fine assortment to d�o | q select from. Special values......$1.19, $1.49, $1.98 and LADIES' DUST CAPS Dark and light colors. 1Qj� Special.................................................1�7C BLACK SATEEN UNDERSKIRTS Fine quality. Special...............89c LADIES' SILK WAISTS Neatly trimmed. White only. Special, 1.75 I). & A. ALSO ROYAL WORCESTER MAKES OF CORSETS. All sizes. Special..................1.49 Men's and Boys' Wear Specials BOYS' WOOL COMBINATION UNDERWEAR Watson's, Penman's, Turnbull and Stanfield makes. Sizes 22 to 32. Priced up from .......................... 1.35 MEN'S HEAVY TWILL WHITE COTTON NIGHT SHIRTS. All sizes. Special .. 98c MEN'S BLACK CASHMERE HOSE. Special, 3 pairs for.................1.00 .. � � � .-- MEN'S WOOL COMBINATION UNDERWEAR In the best Up .. best makes. Sizes 34 to. 46. Per suit. , , O AA ...................:()...iff.\/.;.v.V.. o.OO . a pan* only in 1 dozen lots. Dozen 10c 'Bay'Week-end Grocery News Bulletin for the Thrifty Shopper and Economical Housewife Seal of Quality Flour, 49 lb. sack. Q OC Special ............... ......... O�j0 Seal of Quality Coffee, ground to order. Special per lb............. TcDC Brooms, 100 only. Extra Special oq/� Regular 45c. To go at ............ uiOC Best Granulated Sugar, 100 lb. 1 A Af sacks. Special, each ......... Iv�3J George Washington Coffee, large 1 aa tins. Special .................. l.UU Water Glass, Special 15c Bran, 100 lb. Sacks. 1 �*rr Special ................ ....... 1.1 J Shorts, 100 lb. sacks. -i �j? Special ......................... l.OD Matches, 5 boxes to pkg. QA/� Per package .................... OUC Electric Soap Chips. ")Q*� Special, pkg.................. ujC Paris Pate, Special 9C*� 3 for ........................... &DC Bloater Paste in glass (imported) OA-Each .......................... �UC Shelled Walnuts, Special AQf Per lb.......................... *i�7C Royal Crown Cleanser, Special | r 2 tins .........'................ IDC Ammonia, Special 1 ( 2 pkgs........................ IOC , ^risco, Special per tin . QC*� ' ' 45c and ....... .............. OOC Parowax for sealing fruit. Special i [J Package ....................... IDC Sealer Rings for Perfect Seal, Gem ia or Crown Sealers, Per pkg....... lwC House Furnishings for Saturday BEDROOM RAG RUGS ii only. In shades of rose, blue and tan. Si/.e (i feet, by !i !'('riko sympathizers lato last night. Fall Opening DAY SCHOOL-Tuesday, September 4th. NIGHT SCHOOL-Thursday, September 6th. ALL COMMERCIAL SUBJECTS TAUGHT BY THE MOST UP-TO-DATE METHODS We have had many more calls than vvc could 1111 during the past year, particularly for young men who were capable shorthand writers nnd typists, and In addition had a good practical knowledge of bookkeeping. During tho coming year wo expect this demand will be even greater, for both young men anil young women, owing to tho fact that few will como this way from the United States; In fact many young mou will he returning to answer the call to tho U. S. Army.    * .'} '** � CALL, WRITE OR PHONE FOR INFORMATION. GARBUTT BUSINESS COLLEGE hetomblem Efficient School BUSINESS PHONE 1315 RE8IDENCE PHONE 1531 .411 EIGHTH 8TREET SOUTH, Lf.THBRIDGE MILADI PHONE 1224 Mrs. J.. X. Ritchie has Banff for a week. gone to Mrs. E. Bagnall of Calgary, an Inspector for tho pensions board, spent a few days In tho city this week. *   Miss Nicole dcForas, daughter of Count de Foras, of High River, expects to leave shortly for San Francisco, to attend the school of aviation in that city. *   Mrs. R. R. Davidson will give a lec-turo on canning fruits and jollies under the a\ispices of the Sir Alexander Gait chapter, I. O. Q. B., next Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock in the Elks rooms.    Rev. E. .1. HodginB of tho United church anil family havo returned from a holiday spent at western points. > ? > ? > �> ^ ? HINTS TO HOUSEWIVES. ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?  * - > (By Mrs. Joan Muldrow, Dlroc- Food Controller's 1* Office.) . Preach tho gospel of the clean plate. Use perishable foods and ? conserve staple foods. ('' Serve smaller helpings. It's bettor to serve a second help- '�', ing than to have some left on .-, tho plate. world. Cook, season anil serve your vegotablos so that the family  will want more -vegetables. Tho larger the vegetable bill, tho smaller will bo tho doc- < tor's bill.  Guard well against loss of  food through tiles, ants or mice. Any loss of food helps the  enemy. ' Sign tho Food Service pledge.  Mr. E. F. Fratkln of the local branch of the Union Bank has been transferred to Wainwright. ... * Mrs. G. I. Brown and Miss Lois Brown of Freeport, 111., and Mrs. Mary Sage of Milwaukee, who have been spending the summer with Mrs. F. A. Stoltze, are returning to their homes tomorrow.    , The beautiful white Shetland shawl that Mrs. Clias. MacKay of this city knit for the Coalhurst Red Cross Society was raffled on Wednesday night and was won by Mrs. McKen-zio. Tho shawl made $20.75. ... PETTIT-CUNNINGHAM Miss Jane Virginia Cunningham Wednesday night beenmo tho bride of Hugtv Wtlson ePttlt. Tho J. E. Cun-niiighant/ residence, E328  Augusta avenue, was handsomely, decorated in pink and-white. In the living room, where! tho marriage Kyijs ,30jemnized by the ReV. Father MackhV the fireplace was banked with white hydrangeas and nink gladioli, combined with usparagus fern. The young couple stood against, this background for the ceremony^ On each side stood a tall white standard, about which was twined smllax and vines, the top surmounted by lighted candles. The stairway down which the bridal party came was lined with gladioli and hydrangeas. In the dining room, where a buffet supper was Berved after the ceromony, the fireplace was filled with pink and white phlox and gladioli. The table was attractive with a centerpiece of pink and white sweet peas, and pink canules in sllvor candlesticks. Tho docoratlons in the library wero done ip golden glow. Tho bridal party entered to tho strains of tho "V-hongrin" wedding inarch, played by Miss Ilildogardo Guth, pianist, and Miss Lillian Frederick, violinist. The two little flower glf-ls. Botty Harris and Eva Louise Cunningham, wore pink tulle frocks with pointed flounces edged with pink satin ribbon. Their tiny bouquets were of pink sweet peas. Miss Sue Cunningham, who bore the ring hi a large white calla lily, had a gown of white tulle and a sash of pale green, taffeta. The dress was trimmed with the pointed flounces edged with white satin. Preceding the bride came MIhs Sara Pettlt, the maid of honor, in electric blue satin with ovcrdrapo of tulle, trimmed in coral and silver. She carried a bouquet of small pink rose-budB. Miss Cunningham entered on tho arm of her father. Her gown was of white satin with overiirape of white tulle, with trimmings of silver lace. Her tulle veil was held in place by a wreath of orange blossoms and the shower bouquet was of pink rosebuds and white sweet peas. Mrs. .1: G. Cunningham sang "Because" during the ceremony, and the violin and piano furnished music for the Informal reception which followed. After a wedding trip Mr. and Mrs. Pettit will live in Cowley, Alberta, where Mr. Pettit has a large wheat farm. -Spokane Spokesman-Review. Washington, � Aug. 23.-Germany la increasing her economic pressure on Holland and now refuses to let steel go into Tho Netherlands for shipbuilding purposes unless the Dutch ngree to devote the ships to German uses for a period of five years after the war. Secretary Lansing said today he had received unofficial advices to that effect, also that Germany had refused to let Holland have more coal unless Dutch  miners are sent to her mines to get It out. The state department's information is that Holland has replied that If the terms regarding the ateel are Insisted upon Dutch shipyards will shut down. It is not known what Holland will do regarding the Gorman coal. German pressure on all the European neutrals, latest advices say, Is increasing, but it Is being manifested mainly on Holland, Denmark and Switzerland, although it is understood that Norway is feeling it more and more. T BILL LIKELY TO BE PRO! But Govt. Won't Apply Closure -R. B. Bennett Opposing Some Clauses FIREARM CENSUS TAKEN OF QUEBEC HARDWARE DEALERS Queboc, Aug. 2:1.-All local hardware dealers koeping a stock of revolvers, rifles and ammunitions have boon ordered by tho foderal authorities to imamdlately report on the number of firearms and the quantities of ammunition in storo. CANADIAN SOLDIER KILLED IN FRIENDLY 8PARRING ENCOUNTER Sussex, N. B.. Aug. 23.-While playing with Pte. James Jones at Sussex military camp, yesterday afternoon, Pte. Harry Jones, of Moncton, fell dead after receiving a blow over the head- A military; enquiry will beheld, Ottawa, Aug. 23.-After five hours* discussion in committee, consideration of tho bill providing for the acquirement by tho government of GOO.OOO shares of capital stock of the Canadian Northern railway was deferred. The committee as is I lie custom, reported "progress," but no real progress wns made. Clause 1 of tho bill which contains its main provision, authority to purchase, was still under;conslderatipn when the committee rose. Hon. Rodolphe Lemieux who was apparently prepared to make a long speech was asked by tho prime minister to postpone his remarks until a later dale. There are indications that the fight in committee over the bill nt'a'y bo protracted. The word "closure" was mentioned during the evening by William German, of Wolland, who gave expression to the suspicion that it is tho intention of the government to^introduce closure to secure tho passage of the bill at an early date. Tho minister of finance, how-over, disclaimed any such Intentions. Apart, from tho fact that Sir Thomas White produced a list of tho share-holders of the Canadian Northern arid somo other information asked for by the opposition, the day's discussion was not productive of anything very new. Opposition mumbors continued to argue that the C.N.R. should be taken over under tho legislation of 1S14 and that tho capital stock of tho company Is worthless. Sir Thomas White and Hon. Arthur Meiglion, In reply, argued that tho stock of the Canadian Northern should not b