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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 2, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIPGE DAILY HERALD New Zealand Statesman Wants Fleet on Pacific DISTRICT NEWS COWLEY Hon. C.J. Allen Addressed Gatheting of Parliamentarians at Ottawa (W. A. P 122 Tailored Suits This is unprecedented in many wftys. Eirsfc because the regular values are by far the cheapeist. ' Sedondly, because they are made by Canada's best suit makers. Tliirdly, because in style, fJ[t, finish and fashionable materials, they stand unsurpassed. They are guaranteed garments, bench mad.e by men tailored under high class supervision. Behind them stand our ironoliad guarantee of saitisfaotion or money back. Greater values than these at the regular prices are impossible to get. Remember for the next Three Days, at 25% off the regular prices. Whea you buy a Royal Store Garment in the regular -way you save 25% and on top of that our Special Discount oE 25%. How much more, then, are you saving when you get these new perfect auUe at less than the bare cost ot manufacture? Bveu 1� you have no need o�, a suit, it \rtll pay you to secure one of these. But you must aot promptly, for tomorrow is the first day of t!he Three Day's Sale. All our Spring Suits and Overcoats at' THE ROYAL STORE "House of Quality" Southard Block 312 3rd Avenue South Pelky Displays Some Class In Defeating Morris at Calgary Calgary, May 1,-By reason of his good showing against Andy Morris, ht Boston, at the Manohnster ik.r�na tonight, Aiifchur Pelkey, of Calgary, looms up as a formidable opponent for Luther MoOaxty, when they meet here on May 24. For seven rounds, Pelkay made Morris appear like, a novioe, and in the ^ighth. Referee Tommy Burns had^ to stop the 'bout to prevent a Imook-out, Pelkey made good use of his rlghit, wlilch 'w�b not In evidence In the previous bout, and in the sev-eath round landed thirteen successive right swings to the face and jaw, Pelkey Gets to Jaw 'Pelkey began toy jabbing Morris almost at will, and about the 'third round/ ibegan to �whig the right to the Jaw. After that It was only �, question of how long thc game Bostonlan Ueport). Ottawa, May 1 -Calhoun James Allen, niinistcr ot defence, finance and education in the government of N'ew Zealantl, was the guest at a luncheon Klveu ill the parliamentary restaurant yesterday by the Canadian branch of the empire parliamentary association. lion. '1'. S. Sproulo, speaker of the house of commons, presided, having on his right the guest of the occasion, and on his left Sir Charles Pitzpatrick, chief justice of the supremo court and admlnis-ttator of the government oE Canada. , The right honor.able H. L. Gordon I prime ministei;, and Sir Wilfrid Laur-i icr, leader of the opposition, were present, besides Col. S-im Hughes, minister of militia ; Hon. A. K. Kemp, rion. \V 'I'. White, minister of finance ; I-Ioii LcmLs Coderre, secre-I tary of state; Hon. George 11. Per-j ley, Hon. .3. 1) Hazen, minister of ! marine ; Hon. 'I'. W. (.'rolhers, min- � ister of labor, Mr. 11. B. Ames, � Hon. James Lougheed, government I leader in the senate ; llr. W. B. Kor-I thrup, .Senator Power, Ma.ior Ed. ; Chambers and many members of the I senate and house. i Mr. Speaker Sproule proposed the health of the King and welcomed Col. Allen to Canada on bebalt ot the parliamentary assncintion. Right Hon. Mr. Borden, in proposing the health of the guest, referred lo tiie inspiration of his presence in Canada and to the splendid progress which had been made by the dominion ot New ZealH".'!. The prime minister said tl'ac in co.-nmon with the other portions ot the empire a great task lay before the island dominion. Sir Wilfrid Laurier complimented Col. Allen on having follo\ved the example of his predecessors in taking the Canadian route on his home-Avard journey from the motherland. Ho said the problem of today was to abridge distances and, if possible, to. annihilate them. In this connection he referred to the All Red steamship project which his government had under consideration and which he hoped the present administration would carry out.  , It was Sir Wilfrid's opinion that direct lines from Vancouver to both Australia and New Zealand were a necessity. | Col. Allen's health was drunk with enthusiasm. After alluding to the warmth of, his welcome to Canada, since he landed in (Quebec, he expressed concurrence in Sir Wilfrid's views as to 1;he importance ot improved communication on the Pacific, adding that when the new ship Niagara ar- i rived at Vancouver from New Zea- { land, the people of Canada would be proud ot her. A grand work in uniting Australia, New Zealand and Canada under the seas has been accomplished by the all-British cable which had met with such success that before long it would be necessary to duplicate portions of it. Col. Allen explained at some length the military system of New Zealand with special reference ot the "expe-jditionary force" which ho described participation in a conference that has no executive', functioii.s," he said, ''even IE It is only an advisory board. We are no doubt all looking forward to In a more pr.ictital organization. This is the capital of the great Dominion ot Canada of a territory embracing more than hal; ol the .North American continent and v,c look to you Canadian statesnicn to give us a leader." A Pacific Fleet Canadian eastern shorn.s, he said, owed more to the British Empire than did New Zealand, but New Zealand also looked to the maintenance of battle strength of the British fleet In the north sea.' The western shores of the Dominion were more closely allied with ..Vustraiia and New Zealand, and protection ot the Pacific ocean should he the mutual concern of all three. New Zealand was prepared to make sacrifices' In the accomplishment of that end. But in that al.so Neiv Zealand looked to Canada for a lead. Col. Allen concluded <^-\ih a cordial invitation to Canadian statesmen to visit his country where he assured them they would meet with a hearty welcome. The visiting minister was taken to the experimental farm this afternoon and escorted to several points of interest. Tomorrow the Canadian club will give Col. Allen a luncheon at the Chateau Laurier. 1 ER St. John, N. B., May l.-.Sir Chas. Tupger, in spite ot the fatigue ot the journey to St. John yesterday and his public address at the Canadian club last evening, was feeling well this morning and was able to bold an informal reception in his room at the Royal hotel. He hoarded the steamer Empress of Ireland at noon for His trip to England. The sailing ot the Empress of Ireland this afternoon was of double interest,' marking the close of the winter port season at St. ,]ohn and also the first direct sailing from St. John to England under the new mail contract. CffWlsy, April SO.-r-G. Diver, general manager of the Alberta Clay Products Co.,, Calgary, has been In town for the past two days. The company have property here that they purchased froqi C. F. Sedgwick about a year ago for a vsry large figure. Mr. Sedgwick and W. T. Eddy of thi.s place hold many shares In the company, Wm. W�Uh has been secured as foreman ot the crew that, will open the plant next week. This is a new lnd\wtry fw this district, and "by th� samples of clay graded by experts, Cowley will soon be noted for more than farming. W. C, Robinson made a business trip to Livingstone on Wednesday. Mr. M. and Miss Alice Clelanfl were visitors to JPrlcber Creek Tuesday. Some changes are about to take place in the livery buslneas. Kem-mis and Bidden have been doing business In the barn belonging to the hotel proprietor, M. D. McMlllaln, tor the past six years.. A few days ago H. A, Dunn, secured a lease of ihn McMillaIn barns and notice was given Kemimls & Blddell to vacate. Mr. Bidden has not been asleep all these years and has hullt up a substantial business which lie thinks he should not abandon. He has made arrangements for the hlilldi'n,g of a new barn on his property on the street opposite the old barn. The lumber Is on the ground and the building will be rushed to completion. 0. C. Drewry, D. R. Mclvor and P. f. Barnet have been appointed justices ot the peats. The trustees of the Tanner school district a.re calling for tenders tor a new school house. A fall of about four inches of snow on Tuesday will be a booster (or the winter wheat, much of which is far behind. VULCAN would 'be able to stand the punish-1 ment, I Morrio o.o,<. � ,i.ia3 a system of universal training so Morris gave a, great exhibition ot,-,(.i4^^,t,,i i.. ,.,-fh fi,,. i,^_ gameness, but he was unaible to land on Pelkey, except �with short swings to the Iridneys. Pelkey was unmarked', while Morris 'was bajbtered a'oout the face a bit.- Molntyre Wotv The second 'big bout on, the card, a welterweight affair, was one of the best ever staged here, Mickey Molntyre, of Calgary, winning- thc. decision over Billy GrlfflthB, of .Cincinnati, In a twelve round fa&b and furious bout. Bantams' Draw; Tommy Rawson, of Boston, went six rounds to a dTaw with Ktd Haynes, of Swift Cun-ent, Western (bantam champion; while a.^de'clslon in a four-round bout between Tommy Hexton, of Philadelphia, and BuBter Brown, ot Calvary, was also a draw. The Tea with a money value and a money-back guarantee. If you are ,notiising \ ' � In youj." liome, you are .missing one of the good things of life. TRY IT. constituted as to fit in with the imperial army, or the Australian forces. It was purely a voluntary mpve-ment, but had been taken up in such an enthusiastic spirit that it promised to Include every man in the Do-niinion capable ot bearing arras. The labor legislation ot Now Zealand had been referred to and ho said that' he felt bound to admit that it had beenj on the whole, a realization ot tlio ej:peetations which were at tljc, oijt-set, formed concerning it. Compulsory arbitration had been successful in that it had rendered the "sweat-iiig system" impossible; But -un-tortunately it had not made the workmen more ^efficient. Protect Home Shore The problem of defence had been based upon the necessity tor the protection ot the New Zealand shores. Australia more close to the menace c,f hostility had undertaken the problem in a practical way, and attaiiBe as it might seem it was a labor government that had instituted the system of compulsory training. Imperial defence was the problem, which New Zealand felt more forcibly than other dominions, bpcausc ot Its lesser slze( Canada with its magniftcent extent of territory and possibilities ot groat population might feel thiit sbme day it would want to stand. New Zealand di'i not. The Pacific ocean was as important to England as was the Atlantic, but such were the demands ot the mother opuntry tor the home defence and proteotloii of the Atlantic trade routes that Great Britain must have a larger naval organization than she has at present it imperial interest were to be aateguardod. Dealing with the problem of. par-ticipatloft in a comipon scheme ot imperial naval defence, Col. Allen do-olare