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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 26, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta ay, iviay 1911, "The Virginian" EDITED BY Office .Phonc, Residence Has Produced A New Book and dancing was Senator and Mrs. De Vebt-r Miss Be Vebei1 will arrive home Ottawa tomorrow afternoon. FAMILY5 It is proving good seller C.N.R. TO B LAKE SUPERIOR I SECTION AT 01 i-'lViontreal, is announced that the Canadian Northern will at b'nce ask for tenders for the construc- tion of the section of theJr main line around the north shore of Lake Superior extending from Stillwood, a point forty miles west of Sudbury to Port Arthur, a distance of. about 550 miles. It stated work will in the first place be given to two con- tractors, one taking 250 miles on the west end and other-a-like dis- tance of east. Contractors who are well acquainted with the eastern half siay that this will be comparatively easy work, but that Port Arthur will he much heavier.' The statement lias been made that the five hundred ojlri miles 'can be constructed in two years. NEWSPAPERS AMALGAMATED Morden, May. The Mor- den Empire' and ford en Chronicle Mr. Proud and Mr. Stamwuy, cf came down this afternoon to attend the Assembly dance this evening. Miss Proud, who came down fi om Macleod today to attend the Assem- bly dance, is a guest of Mrs. J. R. Anderson. The Ladies' Aid Society of Wesley church will hold a special meeting to- morrow evening at 8 o'clock at the home of Mrs. Southard. Miss Florence Holt, sister of Mr. W. H. Holt, the builder and contrac- tor, arrived home from England on and was given a ,warn. reception by her three sisters-in-law at the residence of her 'youngest bro- ther, Mr. A. 'Holt, last evening, when Auld Lang Syne was sung heart ily by the family assembled. The weekly meeting of the Parish Auxiliary of St. Cyprian's church, held at the home of Mrs. Fleet- wood yesterday afternoon. Ten mem- bers were present and Mrs. Meech and Mrs. Harvey were accepted into the Society. Sewing took up' the ma- jor part of the afternoon, with a con- cluding hour over the tea cups. The Auxiliary will meet next Thursday Boulton. The pupils of the various depart- ments of the Conservatory of Music, numbering twenty-five, ere taking their yearly examinations today at the Conservatory. The examiner is Mr. A. H. Lindo, of the Royal Col- lege and Royal Academy, London, England. On the thirty-first of this month examiners from McGill Uni- versity will, examine the Conserva- tory pupils. Mr. H. C. C. will give a piano recital in St. Augustin's Jiave combined under the name of the Morden Times. Serious Skiii Eruptions Are" Ende'd by Zarr.-Bjjk Mr. William of 1385 Elgin Avenue, Weston, Winnipeg, says: "As a. cure for skin diseases there is no- thing to equal Zam-Buk. Some pimples and sores broke out all over my face and defied- various remedies, from time to time, I applied to them. Not only, were 'these sores unsightly but they were very painful. For over two months I was afflicted in this way until I was advised to try Zarn-Buk. I found this balm was entirely differ- ent to tne ordinary remedies. It re- duced the irritanion, and the smarting pain. The sores from first being an- nointed witb the balm, grew less and less angry, and then began to dry off. In a short time, they ail disappeared." Finest known remedy for eczema, Ulcers, abscess, scalp sores, ringworm, children's rashes, chafings, cuts, 'burns., scalds, insect stings, sore feet, etc. Also cures piles. 50c a box, at all drug stores, ,or post free from Zam-Buk Co., Toronto, for price. Zam-Buk soap, 2Sc tablet, is splendid for delica.ee slcin and for baby's bath. hall tomorrow evening, they will be assisted by Miss Edith Jones and Mr. H S.' Sadowski.-" The- "pupils Hvho ''will the programme are, Ir- Hansch, Willie Cleary, Gladys Lambert, Bertha Boultpn, Marjorie Frecburger, Dorothy Alexander, Dor- o'thy Stacey, Sadie Niven, Carrie Cook, Lenore Fisher, Mildred Nim- mons, Agnes Livingstone and Jones. Ailcen A score of intimate friends of and Mrs. M. L. Peck invaded their hospitable home last evening and as- sisted them in celebrating their eighteenth wedding anniversary. The hosts and hostesses brought with them the floral decorations, which were eighteen large white carnations, one for each year. Alter congratula- tions and good wishes had been ex- tended and Mr. and Mrs. Peck had been presented with a number of handsome pieces of cut glass five tables of euchre and whist were form- ed. At midnight a dainty supper was served, then the rugs were rolled up AND WINDOWS The final large event of the season the Assembly' Club's fancy dress ball in Uic Knights of Pythias Hall, which has long been anticipated by the members, will be held this evening. The hostesses will be MesJames J. R. Anderson, J. N. Ritchie, H. Don- nan, C. M. Arnold and W. A. Buchan an. The stewards, Messrs. F. E. Fish- er, D. Duff, II. Laurie, E. C. Street, R. Anderson, T. Robertson, I. C. H. Donnan, C. M. Arnold, E. Power, C. S. Morse, H. J. Goode, V.'. K. Newcombe and A. Barnsley. n m Mr. and Mrs. W. D. L. Hardie gave a most delightful euchre party last evening to which a number of their frioiids were bidden. The predominat- ing color note, pink, was carried out in 'lie Horal decorations, which were Enchantress carnations. Mrs. Hardie received her guests wearing a becom- ing "-own of mauve satin, and Miss Hardie looked very pretty in palest pink satin with trimmings of. gold. The game was played at nine tables and at the conclusion of the evening the trophies were captured. by Mrs. West, Mrs. Vrooman and Mr. Sher- lock. Mrs.' West was awarded a dain- ty cut glass hon bon server, the lad- ies' honor favor and Mr. Sherlock lock', .won the gentlemen's honors and was given a brass smoking set, The lone hand prize and odd-shaped rare- colonial pitcher was captured by Mrs. Vrooman. In the course of the even- ing a choice ir.enu was served at the card tables. The guests included, Mr. and Mrs. Sherlock, Inspector and Mrs. West, Superintendent and Mrs. Wil- son, Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Robinson, Mr. and Mrs. P. L. Naismith, Dr. and Mrs. Mcwburn, Mr. and Mrs. F. D. Shaw, Mr. and Mrs. Vrooman, Mr. and Mrs. Freeman. Mr. and Mrs. Lcthbridge, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Sharman, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Stafford, Mr. and Mrs. C. F. P. Conybeare, Madame Naisraith, Mrs, Rigby, Miss Agnowv Mrs. Starnes, Miss .Patteson, Mr. ''Fisher, Mr. IVo'ods, Mr." Power, Mr. Harris, Newcombe, Rev. A. M. Gordon, Mr. MacDougal, and Laurence Naismith. C We started for a meeting in. tbe-Y1., M.C.A. last evening, and after jour- neying to the 'floor, made for the only light streaming from under a door at the end of the hall, but instead of invading a quiet and digni- fied session the most awful sight met our gaze real live things, suspended in mid-air, 'some face down on the floor, and others in topsy turvey positions. They- were evidently more frightened than we, but women's perverbial curiosity en- ticed us further arid then found we had intruded upon Miss Jones' phy- j sical culture class of business girls. After receiving a warm invitation to venture further; we were entertained for a few minutes with all sorts of exercises which were gone through with wonderful rapidity and grace to piano accompaniment. It is surpris- ing that after so short a period has elapsed since the beginning of the class so much has been accomplished. Hiss Jones' pupils arc nimble, lithe- soir.e and graceful. Everyone of them told me she immensely enjoyed the Thursday evening lessons and that they were proving beneficial to health. Undoubtedly if Miss Jones re- turns to L'ethbridge next fall a great many more girls and young matrons will, if the opportunity is offered, take the course. EAGLE CHALLENGED THE INVADING AVIATOR San Sebastian, Spain, May Attacked by a giant eagle while sail- ing along ou the last leg of flight in the Paris-Madrid aeroplane race, M. Gilbert, was in grave danger for sev- eral minutes, today. The bird swoop- ed down upon the aviator, apparent- ly believing that bright monoplane was some fantastic demon. Jt landed on the front of the mono- plane, and after reconnoitering sev- cra'l seconds finally lunged directly at BODY RECOVERED Winnipeg, May body of H. ones, brother of Rev. j. Phillip .Tones, drowned on Victoria day, was recov- ered this morning. Two bodies arc till missing, WE CARRY YOU NEED IN BUILDERS' HARDWARE FROM TfiE WIRE- -SCREEN ON THE- FRONT DOOR TO ON THE KITCHEN DOOR YOUR HOUSE OR BUILDING. IF PROPERLY HARD- -WILL BE MUCH MORE HANDSOME THAN IF YOU GIVE NO-CARE TO THE KIND OF TRIMMINGS" YOU USE WHEN IT'S ANYTHING IN HARDWARE, WE HAVE IT WAGES INCREASED May July 8th. collectors ?md motormen employ- ed by Montreal Street Railway will receive an increase of one cent per hour in all three classes into which tne men are divided. The present! rate is 15 cents, 20 cents and 21 cents' per hour. MARY'S BIRTHDAY Winnipeg. May 13th Bat- tery fired a royal of twenty-one guns in honor of Queen Mary's birth- day today. Stafford "IS. you lira out -write CAN EAT MEAT j London, May Pope has is- jsued a dispensation for Roman Cath- iolics of the British Empire so that they will not 'be compelled to abstain from eating meat on Friday, June 23. when King George after his corona-! jtlon on the day before will make his Jroyal progress through London town. up by the wind from the propeller blades further enraged the bird and with a shrill scream it pursued the monoplane and made another swoop at Gilbert, trying to strike his eyes with its sharp claws. Realizing his peril, Gilbert- got out his revolver. His first shot went wild, but the second entered the body of the hird and it i'cil earthward. Gi( bert lost control of his monoplane for a second, but managed to get on an Gilbert's head. As its claws struck; even keel just as he was about the metal head piece which he was wearing, the bird fluttered upward and then swooped down again. This time it missed the aviator and onlv to his crash to earth. He continued flight unharmed, but he was compell- ed to alight shortly afterward, hav- ing covered only sixty miles. Gilbert, cleared the propeller by a j Pierre, Vedrine and Roland O.rro are The swish of the air currents stirred the three left in the race. commissioner and the upkeep of his office they want to have something to say in the appointment and would recommend that the position be given 1 j to an insurance man or a fire ch-iei i of experience. They will also ask that j the official be appointed and controll- ed by a board of three members, one of whom, would be appointed by the j government or by the Associated Boards of Trade and one by the chief agents of the fire insurance compan- ies operating in Alberta. You have tried other brands-of tea. Now try Blue Ribbon. Only in, this way can you find out just hew strong and delicious Blue Ribbon, is. No other tea compares with it.- And if you don't find it superior to other tea, take back the grocer- will refund your money. CROSSED ALPS IN AEROPLANE Great Reception Given the Sucsessful Aviator Paris, May and Garros women. At Bocequillas, where the air man was greeted by great1 crowds of wildly shouting peasants. Vedrine buckled down to the task of crossing the dreaded Somosierra Pass, which is feet high. Higher and-high- er he climbed until he reached an alti i-ucle of feet. The aviator then, straight as an arrow, flew over the crags and snow-capped peaks until he reached the immense plains of San Augustin. Having left the mountain ranges behind him Vedriae dropped closer to the earth and finally reach- ed the aerodrome at Getafe. FIRE COMMISSIONS Fire Companies Operating in Alberta, Willing to Pay His Salary (Special to "the Calgary, May impressed are the fire insurance companies operat- ing in Alberta with the necessity of the appointment ofra provincial fire commissioner thaticthey have decided to devote one percent, of their total gross income in .this province to the payment of the; salary and expenses of 'such an official if the government will appoint him. The chief agents of the various companies operating in Alberta have been discussing the mat ter for a long time. They feel that there should be an official who, with the backing of fhe government would have power to investigate any nre of are still, it" is stated, in the moun- LETHBR1DGE DEPUTATION which the circumstances seem suspi- tain fastnesses and it is not probable cious or which might have been caus- that they will be able to finish wit-h- ed through carelessness or oversight, in the time limit. Vedrine on. land- WEEK END RATE TO FRAMs R. G. McNeillie, district passenger AMENDMENT TO RECIPROCITY PACT Root's Provision About Pulp Looks as Though it Would Carry Washington, May straights into which the Canadian re1- ciprocity bill has fallen are admitted todav bv President Taft. It it. made _. agent of the C. P. R. was in tne city j knOT-a the White House that today and he informed the Herald L, v that arrangements had .been made .foJRoot amendment for the free adrras- TveeU-end excursions to Frank during the summer months, commencing June 3. The rate will be return ;ood going Saturday or Sunday, re- turning up to Monday night. The lire commissioner would also is- sue reports, rU'Omc.tf me to time which would be -devoted to' the prevention of fires and in- general would work towards reducing the large fire waste which at present Joccurs annually in As..they are .to provide all the_ money for the payment of the IS NOW IN CALGARY (Special to the Herald) Calgary, May Adams, JAid. Goode and Bowman arrived in the 'city this morning from Edmonton, been investigating ing at Getafe aerodrome, jumped from, his aeroplane and flung himself on the _ _ .ground to rest. A frantic crowd !thg paving question and other mltters. soon rushed up, however, and bore During the forenoon they called on !he victorious aviator on the shoul-j Mayor Mitchell and obtained the. ex- ders to the tribunal. On reaching the perience of Calgary regarding the piiv- platform ;he was showered jing question. They will probably re- with roses jind kissed repeatedly by j turn to Lethbndse- sion of wood pulp and print paper from free land in Canada -will tie adopted, unless the president can persuade several senators to change their positions. A pool has been made and there is a majority of two in favor oi the amendment. There ia just a chance that Senator La Foi- lefct of Wisconsin, Republican insurg- ent, will not vote on account of his personal interest in the outcome due to the ownership of a magazine using large quantities of print. paper, but there would still be a majority 8f one and sentiment ia favor of the Root amendment is growing instead o.f decreasing. v--; You Can Have. ABSOLUTE CONFIDENCE In Every Purchase Made Here Lead in Quantity, Quality and Price Buying here is safe; you can have confidence in every purchase you make. First because our prices are absolutely the lowest; second, we'have the best selection of goods in Southern Alberta; third, if on inspection the goods are not exactly as represented, your money will be cheerfully refunded i H ouse Furnisking Dept. FINEST PRINTED LINOLE- yds. wide; in floral, tile and conventional designs, per sq. 5c and 55c HEAVY FLOOR OILCLOTH Will give Rood service in any room. So. yd. GREENWICH iNLAJD LIN- OLEUM This is the finest linoleum made and will give sturdy wear with unusually hard usage. Lineal yard TAPESTRY At per pair, from to 500 YDS. UNION In well blended colors. An inexneTisiv? floor for bedroom, sitting room or hall. Can be reversed. One yard wide Re. 45c for 35c 75c for 65c GOOD VALUE IN STAIR CARPETS Per yard, from COCOA For ver- andahs. passages, etc. 36 and 45 inches wide. Per yd. J3 bill: aim UNTIL THE END OF THE MONTH we will give special reductions on .ill CARPET SQUARES. Saturday Specials LADIES' WHITE LAWN SHIRT WAISTS Neatly tucked fronts; plain linen col- lar. Reg. Sale 98c LADIES' FANCY LAWN are made of fine Swiss embroideries, col- lars and sleeves trimmed with val. lace and insertion; regular Si.75. Sale Children's White Cotton Dresses made of best English cotton, very neatly trimmed with Pe- ter Fan collar, open front and long sleeve. Regular 95c. Sale 45c CHILDREN'S WHITE COT- TON all sizes and three patterns of trim- ming. Reg. 50c and 60c. Sale 30c Children's White Wash Skirts CHILDREN'S SUMM'ER with flounce of embroidery in ages 1 to 8 years. Regular 60c. Sale price......30C ;