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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 19, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, MAY 1!), 1017 THE LF.TMDniDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE NINK ll'PEli WATEIITON LAKK ' " ;. ..v,v."- -V.  5 �� �*>� i Wives of Motorists Remind Us Waistcoat glrdi�s am new and are miulo ot striped .ribbons tilmmoct with IcBlher. There l� the pulley bull that Ifl fnMtonnd by runninc thft *auh rikIb through n ring at elthnr ajdu; the walla walla, whlfli in matin of anode elaborately hearted, anil the high buckled waistcoat faiiril'ully trimmed with a leather that, matches onn nf tlm atrlpea. One or the latter ia made of red and whllu Htripnd elRht-lnch ribbon (rimmed with arabesque* of ! red leather, i�rul lias the red enamel ; buckle at the front. Another girdle I In of white kfd, tiiintiiffl with blue, j Drnsises f(jr little Rtria from B to If* I for touring �ae are IirIiik made of : plain tan khaki u-ool .silk. The models are simple and can he readily ! washed. Utile radian t-.oatx and iuu�li-| room liata go Willi the (IreKaes. Hie ! color note being added by Windsor lies. Lansdowne heather and Jersey cloth both appear In the most modish hport suits of the aeafiaii which are being lined for touring. A novelty is a skirl In large black and while plaid having a line, of yellow through it. The skirt Is a pleated model finisher! with yellow and white piping?. The coat Is a black velvet, made in a IIuhsIah blouse model, leaving a velvet girdle to match. bine and silver Inssels on tli crown., taking the place of the fur stoles. Tim Over all (here is a parasol in the same, scarfs are drossy and are worn with coloring. j little mushroom hats to match, thn -- j rolling brims allowing the light col' ' ors on Die reverse, aide. Home o� the iwo-toned wide satin seaiTs having i lints have a single bunch ot flowers at doop pockets at the ends are already'one side to match the brim facing, Chlneup fashions are growing in popularity, and women are converting them to their own use with remarkable adaptability, Knr southern touring there is a dainty old pin silk pillow, embroidered In chrysanthemums in natural colors. There is a drooping, bowl-lilte hat to match, with old Which in growing more popular each year with the increased number of car owners in the south Roads have been constructed to this beauty snot making access easy. Handsome New Garage Opened in Old Bijou Theatre Building It isn't very often thai a moving picture theatre duds itself turned into an automobile garage. It's a far cry from the one to the other, but it has happened In the case of the Kijou theatre on which the contractors are now busily working, and when they are finished tho result will be Bijou Motor Parlors. Karly in tho spring Earl M. Muyck came to the clly with the agency for the lllgin Six motor. Ho secured a tomporary location but it was not long before ho saw that the automobile business was growing bigger and bigger and that there was more need for accommodation than has yet been provided. Seeing the Bijou theatre standing idle he determined to secure it, and with 11. D. Shantz, who is sev- KEROSENE NOT YET GOOD AUTO FUEL Kerosene as a fuel for automobiles Is not a new proposition. Not long ago an interesting serial story appeared in a popular weekly, woven around the invention of a kerosene carburetor. As a matter of fact, there have been a number ot practical kerosene carburetors produced, but they don't seem to take hold nor appear to fill a long felt want. When the demand for gasoline was small tho proportion taken from the "-cruttB-wf! wig--nlso-Bnwr}}; As the-tie2' mand increased, new methods of production have increased tho proportion of gasoline at the expense of kerosene, and doubtless still more efficient methods will produce a satisfactory fuel from a still greater proportion of the crude oil. If the demand should shift to kero-ene, the incentive for an improved method of manufacture would be removed, and the kerosene would have to bear a much greater proportion of the income to be derived from the crude oil. Hence the low cost of kerosene is due solely to its'limited use. Furthermore, the proper burning of kerosene is a function,of.the motor rather than of the curburetor. .To atomize kerosene Is no more difficult than to atomize gasoline. The heat Required for vtiporation would necessarily ho greater, ind the ' capacity would therefore be much less. Larger motors would have to be provided for , a given power, because of the higher �temperature at which the mixture enters the cylinders. Unless water is' used with the kerosene, the liability for the collection of carbon on tho piston is much greater. Taken altogether, the uses of kerosene In the automobile would not-be an unmixed blessing, but the development of motors is going on all tho time and it may be possible that some time in the near future kerosene will bo-, come a logical fuel, but that does not soem to be the case at presont. erlng his connection with The Herald where he has been accountant for the past two years, a partnership has been formed that promises to get its shure of the automobile business of the south country. As a garage, the Bijou affords splendid accommodation for thirty cars with plenty of spcuio for a repair department. But with the beautiful decorations of the interior. It rightly deserves tho name "motor parlor." And the new concern is going to provide one thing which Lethbririge has loug been lacking and for which the ladles of the surrounding district have Ions been wishing-a rest room. There was connected with the theatre a ladies' boudoir, with toilet accommodations. This is being left by .Mosrs. Jluyck & Shantz for the accommodation of the ladles of tho district. The room has an opening off 6th St. south, and also an opening from the garage. It is secluded and promises to become the meeting place of the ladles who come to the city to shop. That, at least, is what the new concern wishes it to be, and they urge the ladies to make use of the accommodation at every possible opportunity. In the balcony the accessories department will be placed, and when the interior alterations are completed, which will be some time early next week, Messrs. Uuyck & Shantz will have a garage that will justify the name, the Bijou' Motor Parlors. II TAKES SOME TO ! E ONE MILE LethbridgeVulcanizingWorks After closing our vulcanizing works on October 15th, 1915, owing to the enlisting of Arthur Chaplin in response to his country's call, we have reopened our workshop at 712 Third Avenue South This Is occasioned by his return, after eighteen months of military service. We undertake all kinds of auto repairing. All work guaranteed. Express paid one way on out-of-town orders. E. Chaplin & Sons, Props. "How many miles do you get to a , ^�' Just Right t| Dunlop Tire*-" Traction," '/Special," "Plain," are so priced that it it impossible for you to pay less for your tires and needless to pay more. Dunlop Tire & Rubber Goods Co., Limited H�ad Office and Factor!**: TORONTO BRANCHES: Victoria, Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg, London, Hamilton, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, St. John, Halifax. Manufacturers s>f High-Grada Tires for Auto, mobiles, Motor Trucks, Bicycles, Motorcycles and Carriages; anal High-Crade Rubber Belting, Packing, Fire Hose, and General Hose, Dredge Sleeves, Military Equipment, Mats, Tiling, Heels and Soles, r+oree Shoe Pads, Cements, and General Rubber Specialties. ^ A.69 ^JNLOP SPECIAL DUNLOP TRACTION - TREAD * 111 111111 II111 IE 11 Everyman's Car The Ultimate Roadster la last word in motor car To the man who wants a car of limited capacity, we offer the Gray-Dort Fleur-de-Lys Roadster. It is the all-purpose car, A car for city driving and for journeying. A car for a woman to drive. Light, sturdy, economical - the very efficiency. Gray- A stylish car - equalling in design the ideas of high-priced car builders Qort ^n a^ parts �f world. A smart turn-out for any occasion- 1 Motors Limited Chatham Ont. American Factory at Flint. Mich ___i_____ . A smart turn-out for any occasion - with pleasing lines, tilted windshield - notable style touches harmoniously combined. __ __ A powerful and speedy car, embodying all the fine mechanical advantages of the Gray-Dort Touring model. This is the ultimate roadster - roomy for three passengers a woman's car, a young man's car - a small family car - a business man's car. Complete in every detail. Note the specifications. Allen Jack Lethbridge The Car Mechanically MOTOR-Grny-Dort, 4 cylinder, c*�t en bloc, L-kcM* type, bore 3J^ t�., atroVa 5 !a7r peed 2.000 R.P.M., horsepower 28. Cait iron rtnovablc head*. Timing g*mm~i