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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 21, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE rETHBHTDGE DAILY! HERALD THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21, 1910 Our stock of French, English and Japanese China is of the very latest. We carry the largest stock of Fancy China and Dinner Sets in Southern Alberta ,v :rW LIMOGES French Tiae very finest of China, made in France, with encrusted Gold Baud. 98 pieces for t This is one of the sets you can-buy a piece at a time until you have n, complete set. You do not have to pay more by .buying this way than if you bought the set at one. time. Always carried in.stock. ajrocteries, Fmuilts and High :OUR COMPLETE. DUE GOODS '.V ARE EHESH AND PRICES EICTHT. Head Lettuce, Grape Fruit, Celery. Cukes, Raisins, Figs; Tomatoes, Oysters. We will appreciate .your business and en- deavor to give you the best of satisfaction. E invite you to visit our- store. the day time or in the evenings. We c.aiino.t.describe all the pretty pieces, China Wares, and Saucers by putting a long list of the different articles and prices. You must see them. Ladies have paid: :us.-. high compli- ments on our stock. To all our we "wish them a Merry Christmas buy a Dinner Set. One of tlife first questions asked is, "Can I always de- pend broken pieces, Our to -that is, "Buy open have twelve different stock patterns: that you can choose a sot from, Very latest patterns ranging in price for English ware. OSspiece-set.. Phone 1113 ESTATE Toronto. "The -t LEST FOR 00D ONLY leaves to the Mother Church of my estate must be for God only." Such is the general guiding sentence in the last will and testament of Miss Mary Helen Orr'-of Bobcaygeon, who died in Toronto :last June, and her bequests follow her percept Her es- tate amounts to The de- ceased was a Christian Scientist, and in Boston. Bohcaygeon gets to be used to elerHte the community) spiritually. Those who are endeav: bring to uplift the needy in Chicago, such as Jliss Jane Addams, United. whatever may seem to require assistance, are .left For "any necessary or uplifting pur-j pose among "Father's the same n IMffiD TWO DIE EARLIER BY REQUEST Stanley J Mlllstein, IB, Of TJtioa, met low inn thoir death at Sing Sing prison today, bo dull Ossining, N. Y.; Dec. keep- ing.with their wish that they be exe- cuted, today, instead of Friday, Chas Last Sunday, Kumr-ow. and-'Millsteln requested that their execution he ad- vanced in order that the grief of their Kumrow, 20 years old, of Buffalo, and relatives and the feelings of their fel nmates in the death house might led as jmurii- as possible bj Christmas time. Mlllstein killed a policeman in Utica. Kumrow shot to death a barge watchman in Buffalo. Elizabethan Koorn, Chinook Club Tomorrow, Friday FROM 3.30 TO 6 And Every Second Friday OPEN TO THE PUBLIC OPPORTUNITY FOR EVERYONE TO ASSIST 'THE" RED CROSS FUNDS. ATING Auditorium Rink Opens (Thursday) BAND IN ATTENDANCE ICE IS IN FIRST .CLASS SHAPE :ssion; Adults, 25c. -phlldren under 12, 15o Season Tickets: Gentlemen, ?3.50; Ladies, 3'M6NDAYi AND FRIDAY DURING (Soeclal to the Fernie, Dec. of the commission which is making in- quiry into the cost oi! living as it af- fects the miners, in this district, was continued today with the examination of several new .witnesses, but no very great changes as to the cost of the different staples was brought out. A. Oorrie, -manager of ;the. Canada! "West Wholesale Co., gave tie whole-! sale crices in groceries and pertaining at the first of July and on; the 22nd of November. A feature of; his .evidence was the fact brought out that Canadian packed canned toma- toes were much higher than the same article brought from the American side. Mr. Corrie stated that his firm were losing 15 cents per case on Can- adian tomatoes, 'by selling them at the same price as they sold the Ameri- ican product. He could not give freight rates on B, C. sugar, as that article was bought laid flown in Fernie. T. Prentis, manager of the A. Me- I Donald Wholesale company, was on j the stand after Mr. Corrie, and his evidence was interesting from the fact that he stated that they bound to sell sugar at prices made-by the B. C. Refinery. If his firm sho.ald sell at less than the price established by the refinery, they were subject'to a 5 per cent, charge. ac- complished by the rebate method, the refinery rebating five per cent in case prices were kept at figures set -by them, and refusing it if not. As the five per cent, was the whole margin left to the wholesalers, it followed i that they wocM have to quit handliig the sugar. His firm had to sign agree- ments to that effect and if not follow- ed they were to be being refused sugar. This condition extended to other factories, the Imperial .Tobacco com- pany and the BoTden ililk people re- bating to the extenji and 11 per cent, respectively, provided prices were-kept to a certain figure, the wholesalers losing thi" reb'at.8 and be- ing struck off the, list if these condi- tions were not followed. Mr. Roux, a; milk stated that he h.id raised-the price since the first -July..from qrarfs jto the-douar, John another milkman :from was selling, milk at Ihe same prices cents a quart. Sam tlr'shani, of' the Forty-One Market, waa selling al- most all kinds of meats at thei same prices as prevailed on July first. One exception being beef by the quarter, ;which was two cents a. pound.less on the 22nd of last month than ;ih< July, aid salt pork wasytwo cents...dparer. Mr. Graham's price'oh was 25 cents during the wholSHime. Frank' Greenwood'.'of the CaahjMeat Jfarket, made' slihijir statements as to prices being practically unchanged, during the period under investigation, agreeing with Mr. .Graham thatVprices of lard, butter, eggs and higher on'.the 22 than on JulyVfirst, Archie Prentis, Fred Johnson, J. I AieUio, Z..Carocella and dad were examined regarding'-fgents furnishings and footwear, but. new was added to previous evidence lines. C. Muirhead.'; was on the stand as to-boots anaj-'shoes and his evidence coincided wiffi', that given fry other merchants. Gpmmis- slonor Harrison is 'expediting' 'iffip in- vestigation by his 'Very od of securing evidence, and ndttnvch cross examination .by. either to the controversy is being indulgej in. AUCTION OF GERMAN PROPERTY British 'Interests Pay for Lots in Nigeria public auction of German property in Nigeria-rwhich aroused so much interest in aid out of parliament thrqujh opposition to neutrals being allowed to Commenced Nbyember 14 before a large attendance of business men in- terested, la the West African; trade. Nineteen lots of property sltuited in Lgos, of the total of 34, were put un and disposed of to British interests for The biggest price of was paid by a Ijqnilon firm for one lot comprising the freehold and premises .formerly occupied :-by. the Woermann Steamship line, area of 8000.square yards; The smaller lots were' taken Liverpool merchants Jp the .African In .lava .Dutch government' engi- neers have built a road bridge fnbre than 100. feet.-long and with a cen- tral span of more otji tlrely of bamboo. Have You Thought ,of Luggage? Surely you haven't forgotten to include luggage on your Christ- mas list. You may have thought it too expensive a gift, but you'll be surprised how far your money goes here. Luggage makes a wonderfully gift for any man or woman They all travel, once In- a while at least. You get nothing but quality luggage No matter how far it travels or how roughly it Is handled, it will corns .through In good condition. 'An excellent Christmas'line it display. Bags to Suitcases to Trunks to The Alberta Saddlery 306 Fifth Street S. ;