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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 18, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18, 19M THE LETHHSIDGE DAILY HERALD PARE FIVE I A Record-Breaking SALE We Need Your Money Now, right away Before December 31st We are sacrificing, cutting and slashing prices. If you are wise and kurry, you will make huge profits quick and easily. lnese slashing, record breaking prices shout our need of your money GET BUSY--LOSE NO TOMORROW "K System" Clothes FURS Men's Fur Collared Overcoats Fine Black Beaver Shell, rubber inner lining, Marmot collar. The standard price Sole Price Highest quality Beaver Shell, heavy Serge lin- ing, Chamois Leather inner lining. Standard price Sale Price Fur Lined Coats First grade English Beaver Shell, Natural Rat lining, Otter collar. A snap at ?75. n Fur Caps Men's Fur Caps, Natural Rat, China Beaver; jockey shape. Standard price and Sale Price Men's Caps In fancy brown, tan. heather, chinchillas. Re- gular per cap. Sale Price Men's Bath Robes Suitable for Presentation Standard price 59.60 Sale Price Smok- ing Jackets Standard Price 18.60 Price Faultlessly Designed and Tailored. Overcoats. Sale Price Overcoats. Sale Price Overcoats. Sale Price 1 .05 Men's "K System" Suits Exclusive "1C System" Styles. Suits. Sale Price Suits. Sale Price..... Suits. Sale Price....... Men's "K System" Serge Suits Serge Suits. Sale Serge Suits. Sale "j 3.45 Serge Suits. Sale 1 3.90 "Fashion traft" Clothes Speak for themselves.'.. Conceded by experts in tailoring art to be the 'finest clothing made in Can- ada. Get a Fashion Crnft Suit or Overcoat for the price you would haye jo -pay for shoddy elsewhere. Overcoats. Sale Overcoats. Sale Overcoats. Sale "Fashion Craft" Suits Suits. Sale Price Suits. Sale Price.............. jgl .75 Suits. Sale Price..............SI8.45 Men's Fine Flannel Shirts 9 CC 99 IK t9 From the bast mailers, Cluett, body "Arrow coat style, tary or separate collars. Sale Price.......... Sale Price............ Sale Price............ Sale Price Special Lot of Fine Shirts "-'At and CCn Sale Men's Working Shirts FLANNEL SHIRTS JC Sale Price 1 .tw 12.23 CORDUROY Mf Sale Price-.-..... 9 or Blue Twill. Men's Pure Wool Underclothing 15.00 UNION OR TWO PIECE SUITS, lovely soft finish, silk and wool rib; all Beams finished with silk, cream and white only QR Sale UNDER CLOTH- INS SUITS.' Sale Price UNDER CLOTH- ING SUITS. Sale Price _ _ .13.00 UNDER CLOTHING "Blue C1 Qfl Sale I .WM UNDER CLOTH- 4B ING SUITS. Sale Price 9 >VW Men's Half Hose Heather Mixture Or plain black, Mllloi I6c per pair. During A A OLIVER BLOCK Genuine Black Dogskin Coats Soft pliable skins, the famous J. H. Bishop brand, Standard price Sale Sheep Lined Coats Corduroy or Brown Duck. Standard Prices, and 111.50. Sale Price......... Corduroy, shell, 52 inches long. Standard price Sale Machinaiy Coats in pretty plaid, brown, grey, fawn and black. Standard price is Sale Ladies' or Gent's Silk Scarfs suitable for presentation. Stand .ard price Sale Ladies'or Gent's Silk Ties 50c Silk Ties. Sale Price.............25C 75c and Ties. Sale Price........gQg Excelda Hemstitched Kerchiefs 15c each. Sale Price, 3 for ...........----gCg President Suspenders 65c per pair- Sale Price.................45C Men's Sweater Coats detignt art very pleasing, made with pretty atorm collars which may be worn close around the neek if de- aired, or in attractive tiirn down style. fit close at the wrist and two convenient nobby patch pockets with turn-down pieces trim front. Lot 1, SWEATER CJ JK COAT. Sale I W Lot 2, SWEATER COAT. Sale Price....... Lot 3, SWEATER COAT. Sale Price....... Lot 4, ANGORA KNIT. Sale Price....... Men's Fine Gloves 95c the beat maken, Dent, Fownes, and -Perrin, >ilk or wool lined, Suede, Degskin and Mocha. per pair- Sale Price-.. 11.75 per Sale, Price........ 11.60 per pair- Sale Price......... per pair- Sale Price Men's Lined and Unlined Working Gloves per OR Sale Price I >VV per C1 1C Sale Price................9 I I per gale Price 1 tl.OO per Sale- Price L. KEEL FIFTH STREET dUiialeh from Dunkirk to Hie Wculniluslar Gazette, describ- ing the terror of the populate :tl appearance of a taulio over Dunkirk, reveals tin) wounding nf body Ducks, who wus roi-nieily .Mins Vivien Cioulil of Now York, by German noronlane recently. It soys: j "On the occasion or the IfUjt viBlt of j a tiiube, one of the tombs killed a wo-, man and wounded a young girl so, her arm had to be amputated: "Lady Declea, who has been doing I hard Ked Cross work here for the past eouule of months, happened to be passins close to the spot where the i fell. She v.-ns struck on the! shoulder by n splinter or iron, nncl as long as she lives wIM carry the mark as a mcniento." A TABLE lor Library. Don or Pnr- ]or makes it splendid gift. Before you finally decide come in and let us show you whal: we liave in this I f not u Table wo can siiji'u'cst scimetliing out' of our largo stock tluil will ho satisfactory. Oomo in anyway. STANDARD FURNITURE CO. HOME OF QUALITY FURNITURE. QPP. COURT HOUSE AVENUE SOUTH QUESTIONS ASKED ABOUT IN BRITISH HOUSE OF COMMONS of the strangest stories that has heen given birth by the great war is that of the Island or Herm, the leasing of which to i Ger- Eoliliers appearing in snapshots of! Irclard. and which was later received group photographs published in 11- j by divers, was received yesterday by lustrated papers have been vionUfied liie sender E. lindlinton, q'71- by female relatives who have liei'n street north. Mr. Haulmtou locking for thorn. I oostt-il the. letter here on May 27th. ________________. It was addressed to Wor- i cestcrshirc, but was returned to the Another "EmproBs" Relic sender alter reaching its destination and remaining ur.claimed ior several Another letter which went :nan company was recently discussed j hottom ,vitll lllc ni-fated Empress of: (lays in the House of Commons. The lease __ _ has been terminated, and British troops are billeted on the island, but Uhe question is Btiil being asked, why I was England so lax as to rent for :i an island larger than Heligoland, s" within an hour's steaming of English shores? Herm is one of the lesser Ohannti i Islands, and at one time supported a j considerable population. It is a beau- 1 ti ful spot, with an attractive shell i beach. In 1889 it was leased by the I Crown for J70 a year to the "West 'Bank Liegnitz, which in turn leased it to Prince- Bhjeher von jWahlstaat, a descendant of the illus- trious Bluchsr of Waterloo, and him- j self a German. The Prince and his: i family lived duietiy for years in the manor house on the island. Incurring the Teat displeasure of those who sought to ramble over the place, by 'closing ail save one narrow pathway on the beach, and plastering about many warnings to tresspassers. Children were born to the Princess is of the. Russian royal and one of these, a boy, be- came a naturalized British subject. At no time -was the Prince suspected of usinK his home in any operations ag- ainst England, but Wh2li the war broke the matter became one of natural agitation, culminating in the Home Secretary o'elng asked for an explana- tion by Sir William Bull. The explanation was brief. The j government .knew the name if the' 'German company holding the lease; it knew moreover, that the rent was about S1.30 a 'week: that steps hud ;heen taken to cancel this document: for some weeks' British troops ihad been on tlie island. Whether i Prince Elucher and his family had I moved from the manor house was not imade clear. j The popular outcry against the I Prince, in the opinion of the London i press generally, is unjustified, hut The Times remarks, rather sarcasti- cally that the public might be told a little more about the German com- ipany which was able to actjuire so cheaply so much good farm and pas- ture land, together with numerous cottages, not to mention the manor j house. It ajso is pointed out that the island is in the heart of the Eng- 1 ish Channel, within sight of the coast of France, about 70 miles from Port- aud and .40 from Cherbourg. It could ae used as a submarine base, though nothing of the kind appears to have been attempted. EVEN THE GERMANS ADMIT THAT TOMMY ATKINS IS A TOUGH PROPOSITION of the reaction of German officers and soldiers fighting at tha front against the tendency to belittle the fighting qualities of he enemy continue to accumulate. Soldiers' letters and returning sol- diers sp'eak in terms of high apprecia- tion of the military prowess and sol- dierly qualities of their opponents and among several hundred wounded with whom, the cofresp'ondent of the'Asso- ciated Press has talked in his visits to hospitals the'last .fortnight, no one was found "wild1 refused to credit the enemy in French and Belgian and English with bravery and military'skill.- Distinctions are drawn, it is true: the British being generally reckoned as the toughest opponents on the west front. British Press Can Get No News of Canadians .London. Deo. instruc- tions, under which the Canadian Re- cord office is precluded from impart- ing information to the press on this aide, bear somewhat harcKy upon re- latives in England ot the members of the Canadian contingent. In the case of casualties or'accidents, the' inform- ation must filter through Ottawa, though If a death'-be the subject of a coroner's inquest; the fact im pub- lished in local while .not being officially recognized. With so many members of the oon- tingea't belonging to Britain, this ar- rangement appears.to be poorly adapt- ed to the circumstances. The Canad- ian office is .Kept busy with inquiries from wives who have been deserted by their husbands, or from .mothers aotboen heard of for yean. ....Cases For Sale at Robertson's Book Store Next Lethbridge Hotel r the children a Viclrola for Christmas instead of 'Made in Germany' toys. The Victor-Vijftrola and ViAor Re- cords, made in our big factory at Montreal, while not toys themselves, will give the little ones more pleasure and amusement than any no more than the cost of a good toy. They won't get tired of the Victrola, either. Vkftrola IV With 15 tco-incb, doublc-iidcd Victor Records Otliet Viclrplas from (on euy payments, if and tea-inch, double-sided Victor Records at 90c the two selections atany "His Master's Voice" dealer in any town or city in Canada. Write for free copy of our 350-page Musical Encyclopedia listing over 5000 Viclor Records. Ask to hear "Your King Country Want the famous British Recruiting Song on Victor Record No. 17495, price 90c. Berliner Gram-o-phone Co. 1 LIMITED Q2JS1 Lenoir Street, Montreal Vidtor in Canada Patroaize Home Produdts DEALERS IN EVERY TOWN AND CITY Mason Risch, Limited Phone 791. 21 WESTERN BRANCHES. 404 5th StrMt South. ;