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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 12, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 1914 THE LETriBRIpCE DAILY HERALD PAGE FIVE KEEL'S COMPULSORY CLOSING-OUT SALE This f orces us to clear our immense jstock at any price. Read and decide! MEN'S SUITS Men's'1-Tweed Suits, in grey, fawn anil In-own stripes, single breasted, well made, serviceable suits that sold for Close-out Business Suits, strongly woven, cloths r-hat will give satisfaction. Colors arc olives, greys and brown. values to CRAFT" "SUITS Fine hair lines, smooth finished Worsteds, close -twilled Blue Serges: values. Close-out 125.00 values. Close-out values. Close-out Price Raincoats Kai'ri Coat. Close-out Price.. Kaiii Coat. Close-out Price... Kaiii Coat. Close-out Price... Kaiii Coat. Close-out Price..., Florsheim Shoes Florsheim' Shoes. Close-out Price.. Florsheim; Shoes. Close-out Price.. Solid LeatKer Work Shoes "Work Shoes. Close-out Price. Work Shoes. Close-out Price. 16.00 Work Shoes. .Close-out Price. Prospector's and Surveyor's Boots 12 inch tops, guaranteed'waterproof. 66.00 value. Close-out Price Surveyors' and Prospectors' Boots, 15 incli top, gen- nine Elk leather, sold at Close-out Price Men's Fine Shoes in black or tan and Shoes. Close-out 15.00 to Shoes: Close-out Panama Hats Panama Hat. Close-out Price Panama Hat. Close-out Price 7.00 Panama Hat. Close-out Price Men's Straw Hats Soft brim Veronese and Neapolitan Straw Hats, selling at and Close-out Price 95C STIFF BRIM STRAW HATS 83.50 Hat. Close-out Price Hat. Close-out Price Men's Summer Underwear G5c 'Tru-Knit' Garments. Close-out Price...45C Zimmer-Knit Combs. Close-out Price. -95C Stanfield's Comb. Suit. Close-out Price Stanfield's 2-piece suit Close-out price SPECIAL Big lot of Men's Pure Shirts, regular Closing Out Price Silk L. Keel, Oliver Block SPECIAL Big lot of Men's fine Negligee ShirU, regular 1.50 Closing Out Price :TRAINWRECK SUSPECT DISMISSED No Evidence to Warrant Fred Neher- ni'B Committal llacleod, Alta.. June echo o[ the unfortunate accident, in which Engineer Harry Thompson met his death a few months ago near Belle- .vile, heard here this week, when Fred Neherni. the Slavonian charged with wrecking tha. freight, was brought up for his preliminary hear- ing. W. M. Campbell, K.C., conduct- ed the 'prosecution, while the accus- ed was defended by L. Putnam of Blairmore, who showed that there was not sufficient evidence to war- rant a committal. Gurdit Singh, chiTtcir- of the steamship Komagatu Maru, evidently, intended to make the bring- ing of Hindus to Canada a specialty lor Oriental papers to hand show ad- vertisements stating that the ship would sail again in Jufy. CITER SONS OF EDMONTON OUT AFTER DETECTIVE'S LIFE BLOOD Tell Your Friends About Holeproof ET your f riendsknow What Holeproof Hosiery saves for YOU Show them the them feel the comfort." For every-day wear, travel, or exercise; for business mm who walk a great deal; for stmuunt's children: for women who want style with more than a day's is the logical hosiery. Get them in fine merino for. men and women orthelishtest cotton weights it you want them. Six pairs of Holeproof will wear half a year without holes or tears. That is guar- anteed. If any of the sirpairs fail in that time we will replace them with new hose free. HOLEPROOF HOSIERY CO. OF CANADA, Ltd., London, Ont. pep Mil up for six pairs of J2.00i per box razeed rtreoinSntnii per bor (or tbr.o of men's silt Holepronf KM {m of Holeproof Boles of silk pi.rr nntecd three months. ___________ LIFE IS IN THE MOST EXCITING SCENE ON THE ENGLISH STAGE AT PBESENT i The life of C. P. Kroning, chief of detectives of the Edmonton police force, and formerly sergeant on the Lethbridge force, under ex-Chief W. K. Davis, is in danger every hour. Tho following Edmonton dispatch tells of the terrible fate Hanging over him: 'Commissioner H. S. Booth has re- ceived a letter written in a .very il- literate hand, telling him that if he does not dismiss the present chief .of detectives, he will lose his life and ihis family will die with him.- 'Tho 'writer says he represents fifty citizens, and complains bitterly of the manner' In which the negro women lave been treated, and that doors of louses are broken in. Death is :hreatenod both the commissioner ind the chief of detectives. "The letter, after criticising the ac- tion of the police, asKB for the imme- diate removal of Chief of Detectives Kroning, and says: 'Say, here is what s going to take place if you don't re- move this chief of detectives inside of so ninny days, you and your whole family are going to lose your lives, and we, the Citer Sous of Edmonton are not' going to have this town mis- treated by a bunch of cut-throats like you. We will burn every house and we aim to kilt "Kroney" (meaning Kronlng) inside of twenty days if something is not done. If you re- move him you will save your wife, and if you doa't you will lose her head and yours, too.'" The Simpson Co. Limited Agents for Lethtridge striding the capacity tit a car, ac cording to. the weight of the material carried. Figuring oats at thirty-four pounds to the bushel, which up to hat time' was the standard every vhere, the yard-men'had loaded the ars exactly to the load-lines, and b) all ordinary laws, the cars were 0. In the course ol time the- trouble came up to General the Western Division, William Whyte 4c did not swear at anybody. That wasn't his way. He .listened to the end, anil then said maltcr-of-facth 'Suppose you weight those oats The division superintendent open- ed his mouth to speak, thought bet ter of it, and sought a scale with a bushel of oats. i six thirty-eight These wcstern- oats took from forty to six- pounds of iron to balance them, and the mystery was solved. Why to had used plain, sane common- sense, which aEter all is about as uncommon as any other quality of mankind and in three minutes had settled a difficulty over which the whole prairie section of the line had boggled for weeks." C. J. CAYLEY Empress victim from Hamilton who had bad a dream of all accident at sea, which ended happily by his wad- ing ashore. 'it comes at the eud or "My Lady's Dress" a play by Edward Knoblauch. There Is no time wasted on chatter or epigram. Tho brief episode, advances wlt'i Greek-like rapidity. It shows first the mannequin's life In front of the cu'taln, and after behind, when she Is alone K'iOh the nwnagc" i Gladys Cooper as the mannequin, hearc .him discussing her with a friend. No, dear bov' I'm just breakin' in one of my girls." This is the last straw. The mannequin seizes a glittering pair of scissors and plunges it through the curtain, as one .sees here. WEST VIRGINIA COAL STRIKE HOSTILITIES BREAK OUT AGAIN Colliers, W. Va., June attack was made early .today on tlic Locust Orove. mine, of the West Vir- ginia and Pillsburg Coal company, where a strike lias been in progress tinee last September. Shots wcro fired from the hill .tops and a dyna- mite bomb was exploded at, the mine opening as the men were going .to .work. Deputy sheriffs scoured the hills in search of the attacking pnr- ty, hut without result. Union told the, strikers last night that; strike benefit's due yesterday would not. be paid for several weeks as the money was not available. I They Were Alberta Oats John Arbuthnplte, willing bt the late Sir William Whyte in June Cau- I ada Monthly, tolls a characteristic i story of.him when he was general su- i norinlendcnt of the western division on the Canadian 1'aclllc. He says "Men who worked beside him twen- ty years ago tell many stories of the practical common-sense that lie brought, to bear on the problems of the. road from the beginning of his ser- vice. The story of the Edmonton oavs is urn: M lite most typical, "iu. his first general superintendent days, the Canadian 1'acillc was hav- ing, a world of trouble with i.ts freight cars engaged in carrying oats. There..was a large and increasing ton- nage of grain to be hauled, and :all the rolling stock was needed. Yet the repair shops were in constant re- ceipt1 of freight cars which came, limp- ing in with ruined journals, broken down apparently by overloading. The shops swore at the yard-men, and the division superintendent, with his desk- piled up with kicks from irate farm- ers, swore at the shops. Yelltho yard-men accused, arose in righteous j indignation and pointed to Ilia load- j lines that showed unmistakably above the grain in the cars. "Now a load-line is a mark re- MAPLE BUDS (SAME AKD Dzsiojf REGISTMEO) The Delicious, Solid Chocolate Confection Cheer your tedious journey with these delightful bitee. Rich, full flavored, Ttlvet-imooth, and pure and wholeiome. they agree with young and old alike. 5tW evtrymktft. The Cowan Company, Limited Take them with you ;