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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 24, 1921, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE TEN K M'n'HKKlOGE DAILY HERALD THURSDAY. FEBRUARY PETER CONSULTSJUS BIG COUSIN BY THORNTON W. BURGESS foars to aak That ntliers kijmv. Will find llic way to knoivledze Blow. Ribbit. Some goods pay more profit than others. Usually, tHfrpoorer the quality the greater the prof it. The grocer pays more for Red Rose than for other he sells it at a less profit. When you buy Red Rose you buy the best. Peter Rabbit isu't ore ol that kind. Ho learned louc ago tliiu no one per- son knov-'S CTer.vthiiiK or can find nut for himself all about any ove I thing. He learned that knowledge it the total of many-truths discovered by many people. So Peter doesn't licsl- lale to ask Questions. lie doesn't even Blind being laughed at for asking questions when there is something he vrams Ui know and cannot fnul out ior himself. So when Peter discovered Llr.U up- rarently Busier Hear, asleep in his den under the great windfall deep in die Green Forest, was woarinj a in-own coat instead of the black coat Peter always had seen him in he at once wanted 10 Unow about it. lie never had heard that Euster wore a different colored coat in winter, but he was wise enoush to know that the fact that IIG never had beard oE It was no reason why it "shouldn't be. There were others who were better acquaint- ed with ilusler and his habits and one ot thcs'j might know it Buster v.-as in the habit of changing bis coat. Peter look one more good look lo be sure his eyes bail not played him a trick. That coat still -looked brown. Tbfn Peter softly crept away to the edge of the great windfall, where the felt perfectly safe, and there he spent the rest of the day, sleeping much ot the lime -and when hw wasn't asleep wondering about Buster Bear. He ivou'ld'nt leave that shelter until after jolly, round, red Mr. Sun bad gone to bed behind the Purple Mills, for not until then would he foel sate from Terror the Goahiivrk. Mistress Moon came up almost as soon as Mr. Sim disappeared. Then Peter hopped out from the great wind- fall and almost at once he saw the one person be most wanted to see. It was his big conain, Jumper the Hare. Juniper was, of course, wearing his nn'on-y white winter coat. In the spring he would change it for a brown coat. Having this habit of changing his coat he would be likely lo know .about others with the same habit. Be- sides, he lived in -the Green "Oh, Jumper, you are Just the one I want to cried Peter, hopping toward him. "Hello, Peler! What hive you 'way over here in the Green For- eiclaimed Jumper the Hare. "You ought to be at homo in tbe deur Old Briar-patch where you belong." Peter paid no attention to this. Jumper, you arc just the one I to cried Peter, hopping toward him. inicrrupt- "Jumper." ho cried, "you know Buster Bear and his ways pretty "I ought to by this lime, etl Jumper. so you are Just Ibe one to tell mo something I wanl lo con- tinued Peter, just as if he hadn't- been interrupted. "Does Busier wear a brown coat in "No." replied Jumper promptly. "A! least e never known him lo." "Well, he's wearing oue critii Peter triumphantly. "What's Ihnt? 1 don't believe declared Jumper. is so." retorted Peler. "He is ill under that windfall fast asleep, .'ind his coat is brown. I Unow because I saw Jumper shook his bead. "There is something wrong with your eyes. said he. "I've known Buster Bear a long time aud he never wears anything but black. I saw him just be- fore he went to bed for the winter and his coat was as black as black can be. If there is somebody in there with a brown coat it isn't Hnster Bear. Wrien he comes out in Ihc spring you will sep that I am right. Bearb dou't change" the color ot their coats. 1 know." Budget Will Show Very Nice Surplus liui Government Must Raise More Kevenue to Meet Needs This Year (Special to iho IleraUI) Ft-b. by Hit- prosper! of increased public pRncliinros? of poi-sjbly half a million dollars move than In 1921 than in 1920. the HK'inbs'rs of tho Alberta cabinet are now engaged in Irimmius down the annual estimates for the year to bring them within the bounds ot esti- mated revemi nual estimates for capital and current t'Sated Tlic rotal a year, includii :i estimated rev nue. Of Ibis sum f.10.- 5Sl'rGUJ.7T was estimated in common revenue, S3.211.8o7.95 was estimated rapilal revenue. The tolal estimated expenditure for 1U20 was estimated In- come expcntNturo and estimated capital expenditures. II will thus be seen Ibat the etti. mated surplus for 1921 of Income revenue over Income expenditure was As a matter of fact, Then tbe bud- pet is brought Into the house, the figures will show that there wai a subslantial cash surplus on current account operations, exceeding by a considerable sum the estimated cur- plus of for that year. It is expected that the final estl- Canada's Wheat Crop in 1920 Was Fiflftl Fifures Given Value of Grain Crop OTTAWA, Ont., dftn total yield of wheat In Canada for the year Is finally returoed bushels from acres, according to figure? compiled by-'tbe Dominion bureau ot ititistlcs. Thlii compares favorably with the year 1919, when the yield from 19.12.S965 acres was bushels r.nd with the annual average for the flTC rears 1915-1919-whieh was from acres. Tkc average yield per acre for Canada was fourteen and a hall buihela as against 10 busuels In and 15 1-2 bushels, the five year aver For oats, the finally estimated pro auction is bushels as mates far 1921 will Me brought Into agalnat bushele in 191? ilie house early next week though, Barley yielded as ugainst .none of thn cabinet members trill at-l bushels in 1919. tempt 10 fix .1 date. The public ac-l The finally revised total grain yields counts probably will bo laid on the frota the three provinces are laid table next Monday or Tuesday. real work of the session TV 111 commence. the The tben The Guelph Independent Labor Party will not join with the Liberals as follows Wheat bushels from 16.- acres as against bushels from acres in 1919 Oals bushels from 47G acres as against bushels from acres In 131S; (Copyright, 1911, by T. W. Burgess.) The next story: "The Mystery of the Ureat Windfall." Affies Will Send Mission To Turkey To Examine Claims This is Likely Solution of Turk- ish Dispute aa to Territory LONDON, Feb. ulu. lion of the Near East problem re- lating to Turkey which will be reached by the allied supreme council, will be to lend an allied commission of inquiry to the Near East to examine on the spot the population claims of Greece and Turkey in the disputed pro- vinces of Smyrna and Thrace, it was forecast in well-informed cir- cles here today. Meantime a ces- sation of hostilities between the Turks and Greeks will be declar- ed. K, Turkish Claims LONDON, Feb. Samy Bey, head of the Nationalist delega- .sovereignty of Turkey in judicial mat- ters and the formation of Ji commis- sion composed of foreign and Turkish jurists to draw up a aclinme of judic- ial reform on modern principles. Provision Tor military aud naval forces sufficient to Insure internal order and defend tbe coasts anil lip-- frontiers; the re-organization nf Kendarmore for the whole oi Turkey with the assistance of foreign officr-iy. Turkey counts on the withdrawal the foreign troops In Constantinople and also from her territory after the ratification of the treaty. The financial and economic-articles make provision for the complete financial and. economic independence of Turkey and the valuation of dam- ages for mutual reparation. C.P.R. Fine Train For Interprovincial Weed Special, Now in S. Alberta (By a Staff Reporter) BOW ISLAND, Feb. Inter- Provincial "Weed Special enter- fid Southern Alberta from a successful tour oE Southern Saskatchewan. .Mon- day, Tbe reception i.i Al- berla is equally as cordial us in the oast and the attendance thus far is j uji to expectations. tion, told tins conferees today tbe The train consists of six cars, two Turks rested their case on the prin- lecture a machinery car, a dem- ciples ot the treaty of Sevres, name- castration car, a sleeper and diner ly, the rights of nationalities. Thn i combined, and a car for the crew. The Turks, he said, were asking for Smyv- [rain is under the direction nf G 11. na and Thrace .because the popula- tions of those provinces were Turks In ths majority. Premier Lloyd George asked tin' .Nationalist spokesman if IIP could support this by figures and Be.kir re- plied that he could do so by liotb Turkish and foreign figures. IIo limn presented various documents to lliu council. Premier Kalogeropoulos of was furnished copies of the rtocu- jnenta ,y.ntl Ihn Grp.eks, it vcus an- nounced, would be given an oppor- tunity to reply this afternoon. Examination of the detailed Turk- ish claims showed them substantially as follows: In Kurope, the frontiers nf in Asia "Minor u frontier on tliB soutb to be fixed by a line traced tbrputfh agreement by the parties separating the territories inhaljiteu fey an Arab majority, On the east, the frontier lo IIP the line between Turkey ami Persia he- fore the war, and the frentier be- tween Turkey and Armenia, the OIK- tied by the latest treaty between the authorities at Angora, the National- ists, Hud the government at Urn an, Armenia. (Jreek evacuation of the Smyrna ter- ritory which dhculd return under Hie full and complete sovereignty of Tur- key; freedom of navigation of the litralU without compromising the se- curity of Constantinople, and respect- ing thft full sovereignty of Turkey as. :ia the de-mllltarinatlon of the I fHrtuts; an International coininlHsion the straits on which Turkey would j bo represented. protection minorities In I he furious territories; resp'jcl for the "Williams of Winnipeg. Mr. Williams is connected with the C. P. PL. :igri- cultural department. HP has handled the I rain on this tour In a capable, eC- manner. Tlia work bus been highly commended by all of the mem- i bers of the government party. A pic lures QUO and popular njcmber of iho parly is Prof. S. A. Bradford nf j Prof. Bradford, celebrated his 70ib birthday on board the "Spec- j ial." He has been in thn employ of the government for forty years. Tbe members of Ihn party prenp.nted the professor with a handsome set of Dickens works. Look and about POST TOASTIES m SUHKIOR COM fuxfs It's Begin? Eat and Finish! TWO ONLY WICKER BABY CARRIAGES Old our price. price 525; week-end "SEE THEM" FOR PEOPLE WHO CARE TO SAVE 500 yards 34-in. fancy Plaid CT A price 500 yards 27-inch fancy Plaid and Small Check GINGHAM; Week- O A_ end price 500 yards NEW PRINT, bright neat patterns; among the lot are four pieces of Crum's English Print, which is guaran- teed fast colors. Week-end O R LADIES' DRESSES 24 only, Serge Dresses, fancy trim- med, with embroidery silk; assorted styles; all sizes. Week- end price.............. E. J. HILL CO. Inspection and Com- parison Invited "Results Sure" barlrr kttikill tram MM, Till acrttn from In huihflt from tcrci Htahmt bluhcli (rum :is UCMS ID buBl.sls from 100 MEN'S SWEATERS, in plain and fancy colors; worth from to Our clearing price On account of repairs being made to store our opening will be delayed until Friday Saturday Feb. 25tK and 26th when we will show for the benefit of .our patrons an enviable display of SPRING MILLINERY. Ydur Inspection Is Invited MISS CAMERON 604 THIRD AVE. SOUTH. B.lll.lM llll. from Total of cropi ta OB fmrrai ir. MtlBated u follows: WhMt Mil 4-0; biiW IUJI1.MO; 171 flu BLUE RIBBON TEA If If vote were taken In Weittrn Canada as to which the beat tea, BLUE RIBBON would win in a walk. The BLUE RIBBON family comprises half the ontlre population of Western Canada. It is an enthusiastic family and adda many to its membership everyday. NEW GOODS ARRIVING DAHYAT RYLANDS CO. come as an inspiration of Spring in the new weaves and makes in the Ready-to-Wear Section. In the yard goods section we have reserv- ed new silks and many of the standard lines all at reduced 'the range is not yet a full one, there is a variety to choose from. Natural Pongee Silk; 32 in. wide. Yard Duchesse Silk, in colors Copen, Sand, Navy, Taupe and Mink; 36 inches wide. Yard i Crepe de Coral, Turquoise, Rose and Black; 40 inches wide. FINE ASSORTMENT OF NEW SPRING DRESSES In Serge and Tricotine. Values from White Wash Satin; 36 inches wide. Yard Wash Tan, Pink and Purple; 32 inches wide. Yard NEW SUITS In Navy, Serge, and Tricotine. From Cotton Sky Blue, Pink, Eose, Copen; 30 inches wide. Yard Pullover Sweaters; children's sizes, 18 to 32. Each GOOD ASSORTMENT OF NEW SPRING COATS All styles, ranging in price from to Pullover Sweaters; ladies' sizes, 32 to 40. Each New Navy Blue Serge Dresses; A special line. Each RYLANDS CO. ;