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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - March 7, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta I'liday, March 7, 1913 THE LETHBRIDGE BAILY HERALD Page Y Hat With Spring here and Easter Sunday only a few weeks off, you are probably ready for your New Spring Suit. In order to introduce our new Spring Models in "Fit-Reform," "L. System" and "Progress Brand " Suits, we offer as an inducement ior Saturday Buyers A New Stetson Hat With Every Suit ISTot necessary to spend |20.00 or |25,00 in order to get a new suit. We have always specialized on Suits at llo.OO and this year we are stronger than ever with a larger range and better values. Remember when you buy one of these Suits at this, price, you are not getting the cheap production of the sweat shops, but clothing sold to us with a guarantee and which we offer to you, backed by our personal guarantee of satisfaction. Ail the newest styles and patterns in tweeds and fancy worsteds C a a finished to yolu* measure here, JplO.UU At $18.00, $20^00, 22.00, $25.00 and $23.00 You can buy a New Easter^Sui^ in FIT-REFORM haiid tailored tlirouglibuti Every garment''* has the price label in the pocket. The suit you pay $18.00 for in Montreal costs ydvi no more' from us, but we don't consider the PRICE 50 strong a talking point in this line as \ve do not  control the onlydotliing sold in Western Canada at Eastern prices. We aim i'dr good value at a price.^ Oiir success-in business is due to the fact that value giving has always been strongly featured in this store. What wehave'to offer-you now is better value in FIIVREFOBM SUITS5 From.^ $18.00 up; than the otKef- fellow has. Coni6 and see! Your judgment goes. THE GEO. A. SLATER INVICTUS SHOES New Easter Furnisliings All thenewest in every line of Cluett-Peabody Shirts and CoIUrs. W. 6. & R. Shirts and Collars. Dr. Jagerg Shirts, etc. Welsh Margetson Shirts. Wolgey Underwear. Ferrin's, Dent's and Fownes' Gloves. Tailoring '5 00 Patterns to selett from. FIT Guaranteed. Prices $20.00 up. McKelvie The 2 M'S McGuire Sole ^geiits for Carhartt Overalls JUDGE ROASTED THE ^ lYFORVEROICT Nerw York, Mfiroli 6.-"You may go. liome, get another tfixi-oal), go out and kill aomibotjy elfseV' JudBe'FOBter, of the General Sessions Couri;, told Leon Gei-^rd, a tas:l-qal) driver, acquitted ot murdeT.thiB afternopJu : : '- . '"rhe Jury.'fiM'glven yquBermlsslon "Gentlemen," oontinu'&d the Court, addressing the Jury, whldiliad just Slvei| its verdict, "you seem to think that a drunken chaffeur can run reck* iessly with his machine through the streets' and Bo unpunislied. At least, that ia -what y6u Bay by your verdict. But In this ca^e your'state of mind, In order to. reach-that.veriiot, can be beet ;deBcribed e.a.:the 'P^eaoe of heaven .hat paaaeth all �Rd�rsiaBdins.;' Gerard' was indicted ior the murder of Mrs. Mary Dlth'rJdge, a cousin of DIatrlot-iVttomey-Whitman, wbo?n he ran down last April, ' A Spring Tonic FpF a'"Spring Tp}J}c"' the purest,wines arid Uaiiors are a necesSliy. We carry a splendid selection. i' " ' FOB .PROMPT ATTENTION PriONE'im. ' ^- Delivery to all 'parts of the City Ihe LfttbbrWge Wine and Spffititifov^e J�HONe 17,34 BEGIN BLOOKreth aT-,'8, I! s R J. ALLEN BAKER SAYS LIBERAL NAVAL POLICY IS BEST FOR CANADA London, March 6.-J. Allen Baker, M.P., discussing tlie -Canadian navy Issue in the current Contemporary Review, expresses the belief that Sir Wilfrid Laurier's plan Is much more satisfactory to the Canadian people. Ho proteste. against thc figures' used by Premier Borden ln:;{a.vOToi;tl>e argument for an. immediate jgi-aiit to the navy. Mr. Borden's -roen^franduro, says Mr. Baker, produces �alarming figures by comparing the ' Elog-lish fleet with the combined lle?tB Of the feat of the European.Po"vyferB;:and thus succeeds In pointing out' that In X915 we fjhall have only tlijpty-flve dreadnoughts againpt.vtlieir tlftyv.Tna:. But it Is. a prepoaterou's baBls'.of com* Varison, says Mr. Baker; the 'very least favorable basts pf comparison that it is possible to take. The. writer then gives the reasons in support of his contentioa that the Laurler- policy ia the better of the two. It does directly secure what is Indubitably the desire of innny Canadians-the presence of ships of war in Canadian waters. By it Canada would repay her debt by definitely lightening the burden of responsibility that rests on the British .Admiralty. By the application of Sir Wilfrid's policy alone can be solved the .Question of Canadian naval indepead-enbe." If.'Canadians wish to, help In bearing the burden of naval preparation: they must'be prepared to serve themselves, and thc only way to Induce 'them to do so is to have a national fleet. , Magistrate-And what was- th6 prlBr oner, doing? .,. Constable-^'B 'werc 'avln' a very leated argument wlth'a cabdrlver, yei-vrorship. , -Maglstrale-But tllat 'doesn't prove bp.was drunk. ,,...... ': Con8table--Ah!:But.there worn't np cabdrlver there, yer' worship-r-London i Opinion. 1. "-^tr Spokane Business Men Trying to Evolve Scheme to Wake Things Up Spokane, Wash., March 7.-An important link in the chain ot Pacific Nortliwest festivals will be added this summer in'Spokane, when residents ot the surrounding country will unite in giving a carnival on a scale equal to that of the Portland Rose Festival, Seattle Potlach and Pendleton Roundup. One ot the principal features announced by a committee ot fifty business meii will be an athletic tournament, patterned after the Olympic games, in which athletes in all parts of North America will be eligible to compete lor valuable prizes. The carnival will hark back to western pioneer days, too, with a tournament ot volunteer fire departments, ot which there are scores in the towns ot the Spokane country. Though no'name has been selected yet, the �vent will be known as playtime in the Inland Empire of the Pa-, cltic northwest. In order that the tens of thousands of farmers may participate, the week beginning June 16 has been selected, following the spring planting, and preceding harvest. Business men ot Spokane already have contributed $iO,00O to a fund for this year's carnival, and twice that sum will be raised during the next sixty days. Charles H^bberd, president of the Chamber of Comm.erce, states that the carnival will be one of a series of Pacific Northwestern events that serve to effect a closer co-operation between communities, adding; "We waiit to m^ke this, section the summer playground ot America, just as the south is the ^winter playground. With our carnivals we can accomplish at least two things: first, we can make the visits of persons from the east more enjoyable; and, second, we can unite thc people o'f our own country In a close bond of unity." McGOORTY MET TARTAR Young Mahoney Gave the Noted Wd-dieweight a Tough Go-Decided ' a Draw Superior, Wis., Mai'ch fi.-Eddie JMc� Goorty, claimant of the world's middleweight ehamplonship, last night mot a tartar in Young Mahoney, of Racine, Wis., in a ten-round bout. McGoorty had one of the toughest customers he has encountered in many days on his hands, and popular opinion made the contest a draw. Mahoney forced the fighting almost continuously, and he had the Oshkosh boy guessing at several stages of the fight. There were no knockdowns during the bout, but the contestants, were at U hammer and tongs throughout. Dr. N. B. McNulty, a- Duluth sportsman, pronounced the, bout a good draw. JEFFRIES THINKS "AD" CAPABLE Ex-Heavyweight Channplon Wants to Train Wolgast to Recover His Lost Crown  Los Angeles, Cal., March 6.-Jim Jeffries is convinced that Ad. Wolgast Is the best lightweight in the country, if in proper condition, and today volunteered his services to put the tormer-champion, in shape to regain his lost crown. "Wolgast is a lover of outdoors," said. Jeff. "When he won the tltl� he went on the stage, and that put him bacif, I want to take Ad. up In the mountains for several months and when I get through with him theje is nothing in his division that can beat him."  en A iDAL Edmonton, Alta., March 7. - Et-forts are being made by prominent residents.of Edmonton to obtain medals of recognition^ for Johnnyi Runge, a news�bqy;. who rescued, tour children, ranging';Jrom ieight.;i;o two .years at age, (rom 4h9 jresldence.^of-F. Smith, in Strathcpna, \y.here' an overturned lap:ip. had ignited^the bed. clothes. The scream's of the, children, who were alone^ in; tlie^ .room�i >attrapted -the attention''Of -the newsboy, while �he was roaking,his .roim'^^v and .rusUlng'into the hoq'se Jje carried "them to places ot SE^fety; He was assisted, by a wov m&u,, whose name could'riot'be learned. Moan>fl(ile,. .the (brigade, wa?' sviin-nioned,. the'^iror[rp;n extingtiishlng^^'^^ blaze, wltlf - chepxicals;. The", shewsboy was not injured in the ^ least and he .takes no special credit tor his prompt action; Iji 1act, he ibolts'upon'it in theimpst-Jnat'tcr of Jncl wajiif saylnfe' lie did nothing .more than what lie believed I was* ;the � right, thing to: � do un-i6�- ttm circumstances. EMPLOYMENT AGENTS, REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE-- See A. OLSON & CO. If you require iielp or are looking for work. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED Snaps in Real Estate in City. Please give us your listings. A. OLSON & CO. PHONE 1647 112 Fifth 8t, South, Front Printers & Stationers NDERWRITESS HIT mm era Rates Raised in Certain Sections-Liberals Held Big Organization Meeting Pinchcr Creek, March 6.-The meet-ing of the Liberal association of the town of Pincter Creek for the pur-the Board oi Trade rooms, Scott pose of re-organisKibion was held in bloc|{, last evening, and resulted in the election of the following officers : President, Thomas Scott; vice-president, .John Mathfson; seprelary-t^easurer, W. A. Fraser ; executive committee, Mossrs^W.^R. McKerrioh-cr, .Jos. Fournler and Jas; RojJlertson-A number of matters' pertaining to Liberalism throughout this district were discussed at some length, your correspondent is informed,, but no information ot a definite nature was vouchsafed. The Board of Underwriters has recently raised tlie insurance rates .la certain parts of the town to a son�e-what alarming; extent. On HH^m street the rates on buildmgs have been increased to a marked clegree, hut at the same time the rates on the contents of the same buildings havo been reduced, though not enough to matte up for the increase'in- the rales on the buildings by any means. The anticipated early departure ot Thos. Moore's family to, their new homes at Beaver Mines has been the cause or reason for a number of charming teas, given by .varlohs ladies of the town in hpnor o�> Mrs. Moore, who will be'greatjy missed Jn social-circles here.'Aniopg the eVepts of this nature which have, taken place during the past few days may ^e mentioned those a* the homes nfJ^IrB. G. H. Dionne, Mrs. J. N. Kettiep, Mrs. W. .A. Cooper, Mrs.-(Dr.) VGjl-lespie, Mrs. Chas, Kettles and; ,511:9. R. L. Norman. ,. ;� v'. A meeting; of the Board, dt Health was held in the council;; chamber .;on Tuesday afternoon, at>.-wMoh: .fflr. Laidlaw, provincial health officer,; �^'as present. Among the most'^i'tnpottaTit matters taken up was. tliat / of �'i|;he various cess-pools up on tlje Jill, and after looking ajb this prqblepi irom every angle it was finally v, decided that, the best thing to do'would to call a meeting of every iiropetty owner on the hill who has .aui flush closet, to devise sorae :: satlstactory and effective means of talcingvcar�-'p� the sewage from that-s section: 6fy*5tjie town .Dr. Laidlaw;' thqu^bt'.'the ito'jya might have the cesB-pcjpls. pumped^'ojjt by the town scavenge):, ;i^tt^i.'^ch'at^ the costs up to the property Vitecfed. No definite actionj. however; ;basv-.:'as yet been taken iu the wa^ter^&x!'..';.. Complaints' were also .rjioetved-. ";;at the Board of Health.^'meitiin^-'above mentioned about an alleged "mjiisance at the rear of tlie'SQOttiJi>lp^QK,''\'and on the lot adjoining th� ]VfcihO(?ist church on the west slde.^ Mr. Scott assured the board tbat'vhe'wipuld 'looK after the nuisance at th? rea^r.-ot his. preinisBS at once ;. but"', as the comT-munication regarding thevlqt-ln^ar tfae church, was not signed fand' ihere was no person present to State the church's .'>eire.bl9jlSi^J at Brechin, and the.Parry?'Sotira>To- fnntn attrvinja �aina pinmnlnl-flTv nar- " .-^t was 8>torm tinned all day and Into the nlijht;''' ; ' i'7/^' B9A 34 ;