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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 2, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta TIIKSDAY, MAY 2, THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE THREE IX TilE SPUING A MAN'S MINI) TURNS TO EVERYTHING FOR BY THE LETHBRIDGE CYCLE CO. 110 5th St. 8. Finises Canadian Champ to Meet Michialoff, Russian Cossack Spokane, May Taylor, ac- companied by John returned from San Francisco last ulglu, where lie met Ad Sautell, popular bay city Jilol. Taylor secured the first full and the match was stopped In the middle of the second bout by the police on Recount of a law which forbids the jnen to continue after midnight. Taylor olalras that on at least six different occasions he had Santell rolling; on the floor and he adds that Sn other bouts he has had theae have constituted falls, but the referee not award them to him. He it would 'lie if the' war in Europe was over, and Gcorg'cbl Cnrpontier was matched with i Les Uitcy. Yes, they would draw ft 'in "Nothing But Leaves" Not Tea Leaves intermixed with Bust; Dirt and Stems but all Virgin Leaves. Ottawa, April interesting anil apparently important statement hearing upon the status of the ylioli committee was made by 1. I1'- ninth, government counsel, durum the course of the hearing before the Mereiiiiii Duff commission to.lr.j-. .Mr. Hellmuth said that hia tation of the standing and position of tlie shell committee was this: "The committee was composed of four contractors or manufacturers, Messrs. Bertram, Cautley. Watt and R Carnegie, and a number of mili- tary gentleman. When thr> corre- spondence with the War Olllce by cable and letter was looked over it wan evident that, at the outset from thus Bide at all events, the minister of militia in Inking over the work was asking to be allowed to perform the duty of acting place orders for the imp Hies, ami be got together a shell coa- mltlee that would undertake that duty. "But when the War Office looked at it, from their point of view, they has the reputation of being the cleanest, and most perfect tea sold. EW7 BLACK. GREEN OR MIXED. SEALED PACKETS ONLY.; Commerce. May 1. George Laxton an agent to! spent Ms Easter vacation in Fernle, iierial author- 1 B. C. Frank Hutkit? spent a few days vis- ting friends in Taber lasr wpu-. his sister Annie of Royal View, accom- panied him. Mrs. A. Heveridge motored over to insisted unon getting a firm quota- tion. They would not permit the shell committee to enter into con- tracts for them at such prices as might lie deemed advisable by llin shell committee. The War Office said, "What will you quote us shells Anil they treated from their end the matter as one of contract which they must have manu- facturers and not with the shell com- mittee at all. They asked Cor a con- tract and they got a legal contract agreeing to furnieh certain things at certain specific prices aud that con- tract was made by these gentlemen with the minister of militia, not as minister of militia, but as acting for and on behalf of the secretary of war." Mr. Justice Duff: "That is the con- ll'act at The renowned Christie Matliewson wearing thick flannels, was seen re- cently warming up before a game. He was.closely watched by fans and play- ers. The Giants' pitcher did not over- exert himself, but at the same time he-.'Bho.u-fifl enough speed to convince the baseball sharps that his arm was as strong as ever. Matty also de- livered a number of curves and spit- ters. The fact that he used the damp fling prompted au upinicm by Alex- ander, the Phillies' star pitcher, thai "Matty must he feeling good." But in warming up, the inventor of the fadeaway did not raise his right log He kept his right foot close to the ground when he let the ball go. Last year Matty did not feel the excruc- iating pains in his neck just above the left shoulder, until he throw up his leg as part of his delivery. As ho cannot pitch effectively without this motion, ho is taking plenty of time in getting into shape. When lie finds out, therefore, that he can raise his leg without a return of the pain in his neck, Matty will bo ready to work regularly. Just at present the Giants' famouji pitcher says that he is great- ly .encouraged. LEONARD BEAT UP THOMAS 'Philadelphia, May 1 Benny Leon ard the New York light weight, easily defeated Charles Thomas, of this city, lit a six round -bout here tonight. Leonard had, kltff -better of even' f.lftk Thomas wag 1 severely the beginning for empty In Dual Capacity Mr. Hellmuth "Yes. Then as mat- ters went on the shell committee ap- pear to have treated themselves in a sort! of dual capacity. They appear to have thought that they were act- Ing and perhaps they were, as an Pdministrative board. And they were when thev met together with the gentlemen who had no con- nection with any of the contracts, and tuey entered into a number of agreements and orders with parties in this country and In the United States. But they entered into even- one of them after tiiere had been a definite order passing between ths War Office and the shell committee ir the minister cf militia. "And, again, the authorities in Eng- land said we want now to have j the firm contracts for what we you orders, and then comes this contract of July which ab- solutely renders these four gentlemen Messrs.' Bertram. Cantley, Watt and F Carnegie, contractors, responsible for every single item which they had got up to that time. But they were morally treating themselves as agents for the British government." Mr. Justice Duff: "As a public- .Mr. HelUr'ith: "The four of them were entitled to make profits. The military gentlemen, were, of course, in a different position." General Hughes; "The members of the permanent force." Dissented from HeMmuth B. F. E. Johnston said he could not allow Heiimuth's interpretation to go without dissent. "The signific- ance of the words by and said he, "is that Tip to the jtirne when those messages were sent nobody .'rom the War Office had been here." Then Mr. Thomas came out and as- certained apparently the position of matters and it was aftea- Mr. Thomas' return to England that there was discrimination between the two classes which might open up a dif- ferent path to that followed by Mi-. Hellmuth. Mr. Justice Meredith: "This dis- cussion is premature." Mr. Hellmuth: "I don't want, it to be understood that the arrangement il suggest would permit the four manufacturers on the committee to escape the moral responsibility that they assumed in regard to these con- tracts. They did assume' moral sponsibility whether it wa not." The "July referred to above was as follows: "This agreement, made ibis first day of July 1'J15, between Alexander Bertram of Ottawa in tlie province of Ontario; Thomas Cantlcy of Now Coalhurst last Sunday. D. Miller who has been employed with the Chinook Coal Co., for the last three years, lias joined the 61st battery. Dave is very popular in Commerce aud those who know him !eel sure that be will give a good ac- count of himself when he gets on the firing line. The members of the mining insti- tute of Western Canada, motored out from Lethbridge last Friday and in- spected the plant at tile colliery hero, P. Jones is the latest to acquire an automobile here, an up-to-date Ford. The treasurer of tlie Commerce dramatic club has received a letter from the Overseas Tobacco Club, of Montreal, acknowledging the receipt ot being the net proceeds of thn concert and dance held here St.. Pat- rick's night for the soldiers' tobacco fund. At a weli attended meeting of the citizens of Commerce held recently a baseball team was organized. There is some good material available and if tlie boys turn out and practice dili- gently they should give a good ac- count of themselves on the diamond. The team is prepared to enter into negotiations with any amateur team in this district, for a friendly match. NE1WS FROM ONE-TWENTY Hacke, Alta.. April Is well advanced in this district and in another week there will he very lit- tle left. John, Hacke has just finish- ed seeding his ciuarter section. Mra. C. F. Woittie was a visitor here last week having come up from Utah. Mr. and Mrs. John Obery hajve moved with their family to L-eth- hridge. Mrs. William Hacke has just finish- ed hauling fifty tons of rntabeggas from the river rancn. Will Hacke has just finished building his barn. Tom Amy has just, purchased 500 bus. of Marquis wheat from J. Guthrie. J. Martin has sustained a great loss through two Percheron mares dying. leeal or Glasgow, in the province -of Nova Scotia; George Watts, of Toronto, in tlie province of Ontario and F. Car- negie of Welland, in the province of Ontario, manufacturers, of the first part; "And Major-General Sam Hughes, minister of militia and defense for Canada, and acting for and on behalf of His. Majesty's secretary of state for war, of the second part; "Witnesseth, that- the parties of the first part agree to manufacture ami deliver to the party of the second part the munitions specified in the attached schedules, which form parts of this contract subject to the fol- lowing terms and conditions, and at the rates and prices variously stipu- lated." The ai NORWEGIAN DOWN London, May Norwegian steamer Mod has been sunk accord- ing to Lloyd's. It was a vessel of tons and was owned In Christ- Hopes Women Will Adopt This Habit As Well As Men QlHi of hot water tun' iron'.- f Ina hilpt look and M) I clean, tweet, freahj J Happy, bright, good sWn; nat- ural, rosy ewnplsflnon and flrMdom from lllneai wo awurxi onlf by clean, healthy blood. K woman and likewise own coal" realize tto of Uw toornlat taiids both, what imtlbtaf change would take place. Instead ot thtxuanAi ot sickly anaemic-looking moo. ironnO rlrls with pasty or muddy ooaplex- lona; instead of tbe mnlttUrfM ot "nerre wrecke" "brtln fafft" and pAMltnflta i virile, optimistic, threnf. An Inside twth U had by each morning before glass 02 real hot water with k Ha- spoonful of limestone pkosphftto la K to -rash from stomach. Unr. kid- neys and tan yards oC the pre- vious day's indigestible BOOT fomentations and poliotu, thui cleansing, sweetening and freshening the entire allineutary canal before putting more food Into Those subject to ckfc headache, bil- iousness, nasty breath, rheumatism, colds; and particularly those who have a pallid, sallow complexion and who are constipated very often, urged to obtain a quarter pound of lone nhosphate at the drugstore which will cost but .a trifle but is sufficient to demonstrate the qnlok and ramarkable change In both health and appearance awaiting those practice Internal sanitation. We must remember that inside cleanliness IK more Important than outslds, IJG- cause the skla does not absorb im- purities to contaminate the blood, while the pores in the thirty feet of bowels J. D. Iliginbotham Co., Limited, Druggists, Lethbridge, Alta. WOMEN AT WORK Berlin, Ont.r May women of Berlin turned out Saturday night In a monster demonstration for re- cruiting1. Nearly 500 marched with the l-18th battalion from' the ihaiv racks to the recruiting rooms in King street, where a mass meeting was held. The women will canvass every eligible man In the city and will be arranged in companies with captains.. agreement is si; mentioned in it. is signed by the SCENE OF RECENT AERIAL ACTIVITY ON WEST map shows cities in and England mentioned In- connection .with recent aerial fighting. Map also shows the Dover barrier and the battle iu Belgium. THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O.. UUD., D.C.I., fOHNAIRD, Genera 1 M.misct H. V. F.JONES; MtnilW V. C. BROWN. ol Central Western Drtnchei CAPITAL, RESERVE FUND, BANKING BY MAIL Accounts may be opened at every branch of The Canadian Bank of Commerce to be operated by mail, and will receive the same careful attention as is given to all other departments of the Bank's business. Money may ba deposited or withdrawn in this way as parties mei PUTTING A STOP TO EXCURSIONS London, May Central News .Aigerioy dispatch from Copenhagen quotes the Dagens Nyheter of Stock- holm to the effect that the Swedish government has decided to introduce a bill prohibiting passage of foreign aircraft over Swedish territorial wat- ers, it is -believed this measure is designed to check reconnoitring ex- cursfoDH of German aircraft to the j north, over Swedish waters which have i satisfactorily aa by a personal visit to the Bank been of frequent occurrence recently. "Uncle" Tom McCarey, of tho fam- ous .yernon fight club, is now in the horse 'racing business, Lethbridge Branch R. T. Brymner, Mgcc ;