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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 16, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta 10, 1910 THE LETIIBniDCE DAILY FIERALH FIVE There's a Subtle Charm about the delicious flavour of "SALADA" This flavour is unique and never found r in cheap, ordinary teas. Let us mail you a sample. Black, Mixed or Green. Dish-washing T TSE Ivory Soap for washing dishes and your hands will not become red and rough. Be- ing made for toilet, bath and fine laundry purposes, Ivory Soap contains only the highest grade materials. It cleans dishes with- out injuring hands. SCENTS IVORY SOAP PURE 'Procter A Gamble Factories in Hamilton, Canada Ottawa, .May royal com- mission .appointed to .-inquire into the origin of the parliament fire of Febru- ary last, presented their report to parliament tonight. It is a non-com- mittal finding.' Tha commissioners stated-that'while there are many cir- cumstance's connected with the fire that lead to a strong suspicion of in- cendiarism, yet there is nothing in the yidenco to justify the finding that no .fire was '.'maliciously aat." nd that a suspicion of incendiarism i strengthened by the ,fact that the vidence showed, that no one was poking in the reading room previous i the outbreak; of the fire, and that could not haye occurred from de- jctive electric. vires. I The: report slates that in the com- iissioners' .opinion, all proper precau- Jons -wercr taken to. guard against ie .spread of fire, and fire ex- ;ngulshers in the building were in ood order. The'phenpmenal rapidity 'Ith which the fire spread, it is stated, id many to believe that the fire had een "set." But the commissioners nd-that the'ventilating system in the jading "room and in the commons bamber; together with the amount of iflarnmabie material in the corridors nmediately adjacent to the reading 5om was. responsible for the speed iltU whlfch the flames traveled. j was no evidence ot explo- JUST ONE APPLICATION AND THE HAIRS VANISH (Toilet Any -woman can keep her skin 1'reo from unsightly hair or -fuzz she wil follow" thesu simple instructions When hairy growths ;appear, apply a simple-paste, made of mixing some water with powdered delatone. Apply this to hairy surface and after 2 or minutes rub it off, wasli the skin ant the hairs are gone.-Thte Is.a harmless treatment, but'be sure you get the real. no such as, might have been caused by bombs, nor was there any reliable evidence aa -to the presence in the building at the time of the fire of suspicious characters. In regard to the alleged warning from the editor' oE the Providonce Journal as to a plot to destroy the building, the commissioners stated that.this warning never reached Ot- had been communi- cated 'to the .United States district attorney.-at New. York. The'report winds up with the fel- lowing statement: Yo'ur commissioners feel very strongly that it; might be possible at a later date to obtain evidence (which :hey cannot reach at the present time) which might establish by one ques- tion whether this fire, was .incendiary or accidental, and would humbly sug- gest that this report be treated, not. as a but' as an interim report, and that the commission be left open." THIRD IN COMMAND May ShUlington ,as assumed the duties of third in command in the Canadian Army Me- dical corps, 'succeeding Col. Wild, who has gone to No. 1 general hos- pital in France. Clerk in Govt. Department Now Under Suspicion And Will' He Asked to Testify Keen Minds and Ready Muscles come naturally when brain and body are properly nourished. This calls for a diet which includes the all- iniportiiiit mineral elements, best derived from Ilie field i lacking in many foods, i The famous pure I is made of whole wheat and malted barley and richly supplies all (he nutriment of'the including their precious mineral salts, required by the system for daily rebuilding. flavour, is easily digested, comes ready to serve, and with cream or good is 11 splendidly balanced food_ that makes for menial and .physical ofllcinncy. 'ThereV a Reason" Canadian Poatum Cereal Co. Ltd., Windsor, Ont. Retina, May of fur- ther, developments in regard to frauds in the highway department wan 'given before the Wetmore commission to- day. II. S. Carpenter was asked if he had any reason to suspect that any other employes other than the throe under arreat, Brown, Ozniun and God- frey, were implicated in the framls. Mr. Carpenter said he had not, but a month later amended the statement by saying that within the past week he had come to suspect Arthur Simp- son, who is a clerk in tiie department. No further details wore given out to- day, but later it is understood Simp- son will be on the witness stand. Apart from this, the morning session was without feature. MR. LLOYD HARRIS Who made an important expositioi of Colonel Wesley Allison's relations with the Shell Committee before the Royal Commission investigation al Ottawa. Mr. Harris is of the Rimel1 Motor Car Compauy, which tried in vain to secure some of the- fuse cou tracts which went to American com panics. I Ottawa, May John Thompson, K.C., counsel for the Da- vidson commission of inquiry into war contracts, has retired from his post )ecaiise of criticisms made In the louse of commons Saturday when members questioned the :pro- priety of a junior officer in the over- ;eas forces conducting enquiry .into small arms ammunition in which Sir Sam Hughes and Quartermaster-Gen- eral MacDonald are concerned. Captain" Thompson announced -his determination when the commission met today. Sir Charles Davidson ex- iressed appreciation of his services and his regrets, and the commission idjourned until "Wednesday in order o give the government opportunity o name new counsel. It is likely that wo will be chosen, one representing he government and the other the ipposition. FOURTEEN ARE KILLED IN DYNAMITE EXPLOSION Gibbstown, N. J., May least 4 men were killed and about- 30 in- ured today in a terrifie explosion at tie Repauno plant of the Dupont owder company near The blast ccurred in the building in which rinitolouol is manufactured, and wrecked that structure and three thers. AH the victims were em- loyed in the plant. The cause of the explosion is not nown, and according to officials of he company never may be ascer- ained. ATTRACTIVE BOOKLET The. aggressive educational cum- aign of the Canadian Forestry as- ociation.in the cause of forest con- ervatJon has been s.uuplementsd-by new issue called "A (Matter nion.'1 Tiie booklet is an attractive ne and strikes at the subject of orest guarding from a unique angle, even characters are ettlcr. camper, banker, railway man, ower engineer, lire ranger and tax- ayerr_each telling his personal tory.'of the need for .living forests nd the. increasing menace of burned nd.-wasted iorests. Tiie booklet iftkes easy reading-and a mass of in- ormation is packed into the 24 pages, opies may bo had free by' addressing le association's office, Booth Uuild- ng, Ottawa. The Manjuis of Abergayeniiy, nown in Wales as the King of- -Afon- nouthi who died last December, aged 4 left unsettled estate of the. gross alue of The great litigation between., the quldators of the Law Guarantee So- iety and the Law Accident Aasur- rice Company of Knglarid, had been ellled'in.the termis that tho latter mil pay 'the Each tarty .their o.wii coils. This is one of'the biggest litigations ot inoqr orn.. times. PHONE 1224 Miss is on a visit, to friends in Saskatoon. Tho Ladies''Aid of the- Christian Church, will, meet. tomorrow at two o'clock, at tho church fur work. Mrs. R. K. Skeith will be at homo to the members of tho MaUicsis club on Thursday afternoon from 4 to G- o'clock, Mrs. Niven is in Calgary on a visit to friends and is at present staying with Mr. and -.Mrs. Win. Xiveu. Mrs. .Aloe and Mrs. Walwork have returned home after a visit with their j sister, .Mrs: Wm. Niven in Calgary. Miss Helen Galvjn arrived in tha city yesterday afternoon from Los Angeles. 1 I Mr. and .Mrs. -James Harris and lit-: tie daughter have returned to theii homo in Calgary after spending sev. era! weeks in the city with friends The warrant officers, staff ser- I geants and sergeants of Hie 113th Highlanders are entertaining at a dance at the, Knights of Pythias hall tonight at nine o'clock. Mr. F. D Shaw returned home yes- terday from making u week-end visit with his son, .Major Shaw of Blair- more. Mrs. Shaw also returned with him' after a week's absence. -Mr. J. Christie, manager of the Can- adian Bank of Commerce at Cran- brook, and Mrs. Christie arc spend- ing a few days in the city. Yester- J day afternoon Mrs. Frank Colpman j antertaihed several former .GuoJph j residents in honor of Mrs. Christie, j at an informal tea. j A' pleasing event took place at the exhibition grounds yesterday after- noon when Mrs. AV. S. Ball presented the prizes to lucky winners of the I races at the Kiltie -sports held on Sat- urday. ,The regimental band discours- ed several stirring numbers, which added much to the pleasure of the occasion. To celebrate the gtjlden wedding an- niversary of .Mr. and Mrs. John Bare of Pinclier Creek on Saturday, May 18th, tlieir children and grandchild- ren, numbering twenty-live, gave them a surprise party. Golden and white decorations were much in evidence, orange blossom a nut being forgotten. After a sumptuous repast, a short program was given, at the close of which the bride of 'fifty years was' given a shower, of linen" and gold, while the groom was presented with a purse pf gold. Among those pres- ent were Mr. and Mrs. A., Chas. T., and Wm. Roy Bare and families of Livingstone, Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Scot- ton and family of Cowley and Mr. and Mrs. Huff and.family of Lethbridge. The eldest daughter, .-Airs. Farrens, of Nebraska was the only absent member of the family.. st In Quality) In Results In In' In of those use _it. and ECQ.O Baking Powdery the Quality Kind at an honest price.' Ask Your Grocer.1 WEDNESDAY SPECIALS An Offering of Liberal Values from all Depts. Ladies Wearing Apparel Marked at Great Reductions for a Special Clearance for Wednesday 12 ONLY GIRLS' COATS, in while, crram, Copon- Imgcn, navy and checks, 515.00, very special for LADIES' COATS, a fine range to select from, all York models, reg. for LADIES' NEW SPRING SUITS, in serges, nuvys and brown shades, values to for LADIES' NEW EPRiNG SUITS, in fine quality serges, in ous colors and sizes, regular values to StlO.Ou LADIES' NEW SPRING SERGE AND GABERDINE SUITS, up-to-date in style, regular prices to 540.00, very special right DRESSMAKING PARLORS First class dressmaking jmr- iicularly cared for at moderate prices. Evening dresses a ialty. made to order on tiie shortest .notice. Rino- Enamelware we offer many in enamel ware, manufacturers'' seconds, irichul- ing white, grey and blue ware, values.'Avoirth 45c. All one price 25c clear. Boots and Shoes MEN'S HEAVY ALL LEATHER K in black and tan, box calf quality, a splendid regular' ?K50, .Wednesday (fj rn a pair 'LADIES'. .PUMP.S AND OXFORDS, in black and tan.blucheriand.button styles, all siz- QQ es to select from, reg. for pair Men's Wear 15 ONLY MEN'S-FINE QUALITY NAVY BLUE SERGE SUITS, neiret spring styles, beauti- fully made throughout, all slzss, (MC Afi reg. JPIO.UU MEN'S DRES'S'SHIRTS, in the newest stripes and colors.' soft cuffs, good washing AQ Quality, reg. I7If C Crockery FIREPROOF- TEAPOTS, large size, reg. values 75c, for, each.................. DECORATED JUGS, in assorted patterns and Bizes, reg. 55c, special each WATER JUGS, fine glass quality 2V4 pint CQ_ size, special, each 3JIC SMALLER SIZES, special each........................... 39c 200 Bound Stamped Center Pieces, IS Inches On fine white embroidery linen, regular price 25c, Wednesday only, 2 for..... Stamped Ladies' Nightgowns 50 Only, made from Horrick's Nainsook, A all sizes. Wednesday only......... 100 Stamped Pillow Cases Envelope style, called day cases. Wednes- J A day only, each TtUC For Wednesday Grocery Values PHONE 313 Butter, Bi'ookfield Creamery Pineapple, Singapore, large tins 25c Salmon', finest Sockeye, spec- ial, 2 tins for............25c SupiVPHVe'.granulated, 20 Ib. sack Flour. No. 1 Hard Spring Wheat 24 Ib. sack............ 95c 98 Ib. sack............. Garden Peas, American Won- tier, improved Strategem, and felephone, jn bulk, special per Ib...... 25c lawn Grass Seed, per Ib. 30c Sweet Peas, mixed, 4 25c Oranges, special value, a doz. 33c Bananas, per doz. 29c Lemons, per doz. 29c Coffeer special value, fresh ground, 3 Ibs. for 8oc I I THE HUDSONS BAY CO, INSECTS FOR FODDER Strait! to Which Auitrians Aro Re- Rutilan Prisoners Escape Copenhagen, May Ekstra- bladet's frontier correspondent says he Germans are now painting the clothes of Russian prisoners engaged n work in the Held with broad, canary colored stripes to prevent escapes, vhich recently have risen to serious proportions. Tha Kirler Zeitung's Vienna corre- spondent says the Austrian fodder committee has offered to. pay one kroner per kilo for dried June bugs to I be used for cattle fodder. These in- sects, says the correspondent, are re- ported to be excellent fodder, tests showinf that- they coritain 39 per cent albumen and 62 per cent starch. The miiiistav of education has sent a cir- cular to the schools throughout the empire asking the children to volun- teer to collect these insects. THREE KILLED Lake. Itascate, Mex., May 15 by wireless to Columbus. bandits, including Julio Cardenas, the Vlllista leader, were killed in a skirmish with f.n American detach- ment near Kublo ranch, 20 miles east of here today. Greatest aid to home baking Makes the cake, biscuits and hot-breads of superior flavor tram ato RtD ROSE ;