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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 20, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta TI IK L K 'I1 IIW It J1) B J) A'V L Y K A L1 _F rUlay, December 20. I 12 Tiger Brand is best for men and boys. Carefully tailored garments well finished in detail and made from soft cfculuwUed InOmnLiblu fabric mill tint duality uinunimp. BranJ Mnnnili sat t warm, nnJ tomlombfc. "Jim's c Tiger Dtttlrr joar tera.' by The GALT KNITTING CO. Lid. Onl. NOE SCHEME! MATE BOOZE HOW' A MICHIGAN MAN MADI DRUNKS BECOME SOBER .MEN Here's something that 'will appeal to the boys for Christmas SHIP YOUR GRAIN TO Billings Company Winnipeg and Lethbn'cigs Daily prices by wire or phone. Messrs. Asqiiith and sa's 'Office LETHERlpGE, Fhone 1714 P. O. Box 27S The "World's AVork" has u curiou study about a man, Dick O'Rourkc, i graduate from Valparaiso uiil versity, once, a Btwteiit at Micliigni College of Mines, and a saloon keeper In UouRhtoii county, .Mich One of the most curious details of the latter Is ihw fact thut this man shoult j choose such an occupation. In the spring of. 1911 he was electee county supervisor from Franklin town ship, and by tho end of the year he had drafted nn ordinance that has nearly eliminated drunkenness fron that community. Young O'Rourke ab supervisor learned Umt Hough ton county, in spite of its prosperity as the centre of n rich mining district, spent a year for the relief of pan- (pens. Ho investigated and round that nine-tenths of this distress was caused by the excessive drinking of men who were family breadwinners. Last win- ter, at bis suggestion, the board of supervisors cbose a special officer whose duty it should be to seek out habitual tipplers, warn them to stop j drinking, and if they failed to heed the warning, to get their photographs {and to file copies of them witb every i one of the 300 saloonkeepers in Hough- j ton county, with orders that no liquor be sold to these men. Visited Each Case Frank Rahkola, a big, mild-eyed young it chosen for this work. Immediately the wires, sisters, sweethearts and employers of the hard drinkers begun i to report them to him. Rabkohi visited, every case. Often he had to- make the journey on skis over six feet of snow, hi seven months he called upon 90 men. Eighty-four of them foreswore their drinking; only six photographs had to bu posted. Many of those who "swore off' 'were oiit of work because of their irregular habits. Officer Rah- kola got jobs for them and they have all justified his recommendations of London, Dec, lament of j them by staying sober. He visits these city barbers ovnr their disappearing j probationers "frequently .to give them business suunds from Aldgate to j encouragement, counsel and adraon- "A Studebaker Junior" MINIATURE'FARM WAGON Complete with Hand Pole and Shafts. Price Will outlast worth of toys. have v The Lethbridge-Weyburn Realty Co. Ltd. Phone 1173 1262-lst Ave. Soifth English Barbers Lose Business Our Profit-sharing Plan the Greatest Success of Our Lives Temple liar in the cars of the dimin- ishing number of customers who still are shaved in the city. One of the chief causes of' the de- cline, they all sny, is the ever-in- creasing number of women employed in city ollices instead' of men. walking round St. Paul's church Hfou. The photographs of. the six worst cases are kept under lock and key and are known only to the saloon men and to the special officer. Thus there ia no humiliation of anyone. Everybody Satisfied Eveiywhere--Daily--Our Profit-Sharing Gifts are Being Sent Out to the Discriminating Smokers of Canada Martin's Baggage Transfer Phone 1 3 S 6 Careful phompt service. j Information and Inquiry Bureau Phone 744 Debt Collectors Private Inquiry Agents All Work Strictly Confidential t months: and the saloon keepers an nuunng.m to w.ork ,vho never want entlrelv stttlsjfled wilh tne ordiaancc a stave-so rruch bus'nfs (Altogether Mr. O'Hourk'a plon Is "Tbe smcty razor us a lot o, fu] st the of harm, because ao many men shave p 'm themselves now. Then the shops act, by making close at midday on I ____---_____.--- .____ Saturday, means the loss of an enor- nioiis amount of work, Because near-j OFF-HANDED MARRIAGE Iy all one Saturday trade is done i men go home from their ollices.'' BOARD FOR KOOTENAY Ottawa. 'Dec. Department SUITED THIS CHAP Seattle. Dec. Klausuer, a young Austrian woman from New York city, testified in the Federal court Ehe had never mar' ried Abraham Hannan, also an AUE cf Labor has established a board fbrjtrian, with whom she came from New toe mines of the Kootcnay district- Charles Hamilton, K.C., Neison, B.C., has been named as the representa- tive of the companies, and John Bennett, of- Fernie. B. has been named by the emploj-ees. Some twen- ty mines are affected, and originally there -s-ere five separate applications for boards. The appointees of the men and com- panies have been asked to select a chairman. If they fail to agree, the government will appoint a man. Chairman Brown has announced liis retirement from the Si. .Mary's board of health, after seven years. York to Seattle, and who is being prosecuted under the while slave law. Hannan swore that lie had given the girl a wedding ring and a mar- riage ring, which, he maintained, es- tablished a common law marriage, The district attorney's office h telegraphed for information concern- ing New York's marriage laws. In the meantime the Federal offi- cials here have taken steps to deport Hannan even if the indictment ag- ainst him is dismissed. Lena Klaus- with the approval of the immi- gration officer, jp about to marry Max Siogel, Austrian, and thus escape deportation. MAGNIFICJOT CATHEDRAL ABANDONED BY GHUECH When we announced our new Profit- Sharing-plan knew it would prove a popular success, because "Black Cat" Cig- arettes were already the choice of discrimin- ating smokers of Canada. we did not realize that our Profit- Sharing plan would be such a gigantic success. We thank you, our friends and admirers of the now famous "Black Cat" ypur quick appreciation of our Profit-Sharing or your faith'in our statements, r We are already distributing thousands of our Profit-Sharing gifts which-means that our Profit-Sharing plan is the greatest sucr cess of bur lives. Our new policy of gifts to srnokers'-is simply the modern step forward of sharing profits. Our new Profit-Sharing Coupons were not started as an inducement to smokers to buy "Black Gat" Cigarettes. The value and quality of our cigarettes remain as a matter of 'the _.. Look for the Profit-Sharing Coupon in Every Packet of "Black Cat" Cigarettes Value of Coupons. Instead of receiving a dividend in cash, smokers receive Profit-Sharing Coupons worth about twice as much in obtaining the Profit-sharing gifts described in the Illustrated Booklet found in each packet. All the articles described in the Illustrated Booklet areBritith-made by well-known manufacturers and are of the best quality. Mild Medium for 10 Gents In every packet of "Black Cat" Cigarettes you will find one Profit-Sharing Coupon and an Illustrated Booklet, giving full particulars and (he list of gifts. Save the Coupons, select the gift, and mail Coupons to the address below. Your gift will reach you by return. Address: CARRERAS MARCIANUS OF CANADA, Limited If you da not find an Illustrated BaeUrt at Gifti in the packet unite us for one 853 St. Lawrence Boulevard, Montreal, Que. An Unsolicited Analytical Endorsement Tfo. London Lancet, the most authoritative Medical Journal in the world, published on page r? 24, 1912, an analysis of various best known cigarettes including "Black Cat Cigarettes. The report shows that the least harmful tobacco is that which con- tains the least Furfural. In other words The London Lancet's analyst has proved that "Black Cat" Cigarettes are the purest and best for health. ern rcsi Rumor has It that this magnificent pile, St. James Cathedral, Montreal, will be sold to the Canadian North- for a station. It took many years to build it. and Isworth a million dollars, but Is too far from the dential section of the city. PEOMIXKNT CANADIAN SUFFRAGETTES LOATHES. Be temperate. If you drink, drink Who were given a rather cool reception on applying to the Provlncl on behalf of women's suffrage. And use common sense-they should go together J. M. DOUGLAS CO., Canadian Agents, Montrea ;