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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 15, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Tuesday, October 15. 1.012 _ TTTE LETnr.mnGK DAILY HERALD Great Removal "Buy Now and Save Money" Now is your greatest op- portunity to buy your winter supplies at; prices never heard of before. Our present store is "away too small for our high grade stock of Cloth- ing, Men's Furnishings, Boots and Shoes, Hats, Caps, Trunks and Valises. Before we move to our new store we want to get rid of a big portion of our present stock. Come and be convinced of the genuine bargains we are offering. HERE ARE SOME OF OUR BARGAINS MEN'S SUITS: Reg. for for for for for for AND SHOES 'Reg. for Reg. 5.50 for Reg. 5.00 for Reg. 4.50 for Reg, for Regular for for A Big Lot of Shoes to Clear at SHIRTS Shirts Shirts Shirts Shirts Also a 'big line of working heavy winter Shirts for 75c and 65c _ SWEATERS We have woollen Sweaters for men, of all kinds and we will dear them at unusual prices. A big assortment of Blankets and Comforters going at nearly Half Price. We are selling fleece lined Underwear at cost, also heavy wool- len Underwear at 75c a garment. We have one of the biggest and best assortments of Mitts and Gloves .in iowiu are clearing them at prices never before heard of. ILethbridgeClothingStore EAST OF GALT SQUARE P. R. DEPOT SAM. SADOWSKI, Prop. A HALF DOZEN MEN CANDIDATES ENTERED THE CONTEST MONDAY All are Eager to See the List Which Will be Printed on Lose for a Certainty if You Do Not Enrol, But You Can't Lose if You Do -Paying Commission Protects Every Active Candidate From the MaiutpiMiit of the contest department of iho -Ik-ralil tiubscriy- Lion campaign, tins entrants so far enrolled 'are very satisfactory as to quality, but tlio number should lie much larger, anil very likely sullici- tnt new names will ho SIMI! in bt'forc Thursday ID practically cover the en- tire circulation xonu of thu Herald, "When doctt the contest uounnence'i" asked a candidate yesterday. "You just received your re- ceipt books and as far as you or anybody else is; eoncenii'd, Hie con- text, .'starts tliin minute. You muy commence1 soliciting at replied a representative of the campaign de- partment. The fact of the matter is that very few endeavor to make the first week or two of the contest. It seems to take about that much time to get the enthusiasm oi the candi- dates up .to the right pitch. Karly work counts the most, though. unusual feature about the con- test this year is that rrmrc notice is taken of it by people who are not likely to be candidates. The question is frequently asked bow the Herald can alTord to oner such generous pric- es. Getting subscriptions is an ex- pensive1 undertaking at all times, yet a large circulation is the Hfe-blood oi newspaper. Instead of employing a jcrew of solicitors and extending a 'campaign over a year or more, the j Herald believes that bulking the ex- 'pense.aiid giving it in prizes to en- ergetic people will accomplish the ,same result in a shorter period. At prizes enumerated, regardless of the number of subscriptions obtained. The any rate, the candidates get the Herald takes all the competitors are sure winners. remember that .the contest starts just when cadi individual can- didate is ready to do so; also that up to the present time practically no work other than mapping out a cam- paign has been ilone. The special contest ollicc is in the Acadia block, over the Kcd Cross Drug the phone number is I7H2. The nomination blank, proper- ly filled out, will insure your name in the first list Thursday. Your friends will then know you are asking their support. The Prizes For THE INCENTIVE house, to be erected by The Herald; or of any make or a trip around the all expenses paid; or cash. J8QO Angelus player piano. McMillan upright piano. on any Lethhridgc mer- chant advertising in the Herald, or in cash, _. parlor suite or dining room suite, to be purchased from an ad- vertiser, or cash. Victrola and worth o! rec- ords, or SJOO cash. cash. 545.00 cash. cash. cash. Ten per cent, commission to candi- dates, who do not win a regular prize. The above prizes will be awarded to the ten candidates, regardless of resi- dence, haying the highest vote, the leader having choice of first prize op- tions, the one standing second, hav- ing choice of the nine remaining priz- es, headed by the player piano, and so on, until" all prizes are taken up. _ USED COAL OIL ON FIRE Newmarket, Oct.' Charles Gillard was burned to death yester- day. She "was all alone in the house, and while getting dinner ready put coal oil on the The can explod- ed, setting fire to.'-her clothing. SIR WILFRID TO SPEAK Ottawa, "Wilfrid Luu- 1'ior will take part1 in'the; bye-election iu''Riehlieu county' having been arranged he will address a meeting at Sorel on the evening of October Hon. Rodolphe Lemieux will also speak. The "voting takes place on October 24. Sitkstone Guessing Contest Extended DRUNK ON CHAMPAGNE; RAISED CAIN ON. TRAIN Crew of M. C. R. Passenger Train Subdued by a Mass Movement Graham, aged of. Battle Creek, drank u bottle of efimpaane on a 'Michigan Central train JUSL west of Albion, Mich., the oner afternoon. The last thing Al- tttt says he remembers is seeing the iniin pull out of the Albion station. ,SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT rs. Edward Kennedy, of Merlden, nn., -50 years old. was advised by r Physician to try Dr. Mai-tell's Famale Pills, she did so with won- results. Thousands of others J the 20 yc.irs the ard, at ycur rimgolxt.' The next thing he knew lie was in the f jail at Ann Arbor, wearing a black eye and but feu- clothes. happened between Ann Arbor :tnu Albion. Albenj says, is a blank to liim, but the other! persons on the train have a vis-id re- collection. For a miles Albert contented himself with singing and waving the -bottle, but, liring of this, j he began to swear at the passengers, and the conductor tooK a poke at him. The train crew bore with Albert un- til Ann Arbor was reached, but then it was decided to dispense with his services as entertainer. 'A brakemaw and the conductor at- tempted the dispensing job, anil Al- bert went to meet them. Before the conductor got through disentangling himself, from the hrakeunn, Albert! was in Uie baaeajie car, frum a-JitoU] the baggage master alighted just ahead of Albert and his champagne bottle. A mail clerk followed, and there was every prospect that, the Battle Creek man would seen have the train to himself. At this critical juncture, however, the train crew ral- lied and advanced on Albert en masse. -It was a real battle while it lasted, and when it ended the brakeman and conductor were sluing on the Battle Creek man's chest, while the baggage- man and mail clerk held down his less. In court G rail am pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly and was sent to jail 'for thirty days. A. K Husill of Cliffonl, Onl., has been appointed matron of the General hosuital Owing to the harvesting operations iu progress throughout the farmers and their wives have not been able 10 take advantage1 oE the big opportunity offered them by G. P. Stephens Co., Ltd., Winnipeg, through the Silkatonc Contest, to try the merits of this beautiful wall coating, or enter their guesses as to the. amount of money contained in the jar. This contest as advertised by G. F. Stephens Co.. Ltd.. has at- tracted very wide attention and many of the Stephens' agents and other parties have requested tho company to extend time of the contest from September 30 to October 31. The company has considered it fair to do this as no one has yet guessed the exact amount of money in the jar. Until'October 31, therefore, any one who has bought a quart of SHkstone, the beautiful and sanitary new wall linish. may Bend in a guess as to the amount of money contained in the jar now on exhibition at the Winnipeg Industrial Bureau. If more than one quart of Silks tone is bought-a corres- ponding number guesses is allow- ed. Note the Date Until October 31st The jar UM6) nine-sixtoenths of a gallon of water and it is now filled with silver, bills and copper. Tho money contained is less than five hundred dollars and more than (SO) fifty dollars. Buy more quarts of Silkstono and send in your guess at the amount of money at "once. You may he the lucky win- ner. G. F. STEPHENS CO. LIMITED WINNIPEG. MANITOBA SOLE AGENT FOR LETHBRIDGE Hayr Hdw, CD, ALL HATE THE MISERABLE TURK SLAV RESIDENTS OF EDMONTON WILL GO TO PROTECT THEIR FRIENDS Edmonton, Oct. Sar- andos. recognized-leader of the Greek community in Edmonton, is arrang- ing to start for the Beat of war iu the Balkan states, and with lie says, will'go 100 Bulgar- ians, 50 Servians and 50 (Macedonians, all residents of this city. "We all have parents, sisters and brothers and other relatives in the old he added, "aud they would suffer at the hands of the Turks: more so it Turkey should prove victorious." V. EvanolT, who left the country during the massacre of Christians under the new Turkish regime, is organizing the Macedonians to take up arms against the enemy. Of the Turkish residents in Edmonton not one has been found who is eager to return home to fight for his country. SPEND TWENTY MILLION IN 1913 EDMONTON HAS A PROGRESSIVE CAMPAIGN OF MUNICIPAL IMPROVEMENTS -SEE- Maurice Cottello in "HER GRANDCHILD" -AND- "Alkali Ike" in The Ranch Widower's Daughter To-day at Edmonton, Oct. and betterments planned bp the muni fipulity of Edmonton for 1913 and for which estimates 'will be brought down in November involve expenditures of botween and This includes 10 miles of street rail- way extensions, besides paving, tele- phones, water, electric light and sew- er work and :thc installation of a sys- tem to distribute natural gas. to be piped from one of the fields near the city. City Engineer Latornel, who is working on the estimates, re-ports that, the plans are suilidentiy broad meet tho civic exigencies for ten years. Exports are at work on plans for a civio centre, also for a system oi parks and boulevards, upon which work will begin early next year. municipality will also complete its city hall, costing before June l, Other buildings involv- ing several hundred thousand dollars, arc, to be in readiness the coming winter and early next spring. Canadian Northern ANNOUNCE Xmas Excursion Rail Rates From the West in Connection with THE, ROYAL LINE Most direct route to Bristol London and the Continent. Tickets ou sale November 7th to December 31 a. return limit of five months from date of issue. Good Going on ROYAL GEORGE From Montreal. Nov. 13 CHRISTMAS SAILINGS ROYAL EDWARD tons) From Halifax, Nov. 27th ROYAL GEORGE tons) From Halifax, Dec. 11-th Berth reservations and full information from any railway or steamship agent or write A. H. DAVIS, GENERAL AGENT. Scott Block, 272 Main Winnipeg, Man. SPENT HALF OF HIS LIKE IN JAIL London, Oct. sensational suicide occurred at the county jail here yesterday, when Alexander Hammer, under sentence "of five years in Kingston penitentiary for horse stealing, hanged him- self in his cell. The deed was deliberate, for the man had pur- posely avoided giving his fellow- prisoners an inkling of his Inten- tions, while at the same time he 'was writing his farewell message In a small diary he carried. Hammer was only thirty years of age and in good health, but practically, all his life from the age of fifteen he had spent behind prison bars. The outlook on an- other long term determined his course, and he relinquished life wtth the statement that he was Innocent of the charge on which he had been convicted. The message he left was as fol- lows: "If anything should happen me, remember, I am Innocent of stealing, innocent of knowing the horses to be stolen, and 1 do not believe the judge thought me guilty. He sentenced me because he Is hardened to such proceed- ings. Life is not worth living five years in hell, so good-bye. May God have mercy on the souls of those who swore my life away. So good-bye to all." MINERS DISPUTE THE YARDAGE DIFFERENCES AT FERN1E AND MICHEL WHICH MAY LEAD TO TROUBLE Affecting directly 2000 miners em- ployed at Michel and Coal Creek, and affecting indirectly 5000 of these two coal camps, a dispute has arisen over claims for yardage which at the present moment, prom- ises to lead to something more ser- ious than a more dispute in case the matter is not speedily settled. The Crow's Xesi Pass Coiil Company, Ltd, owner of (he two mines, !s the party affecied on the side of opera tors, ivlnle the Michel and Coal Creek lo- cal unions have taken their case to the executive of District No. IS, M. W. of A., who arc now asking for a hoard of arbitration as provided under the agreement signed lust fnll between the operators and the union. The company that there is no dispute hot ween themselves and j tho men. They claim that they are i living up to the agreement signed j last fall. The manor which the un- ion is pressing as a is that the company does not allow yardage j in the two mines on certain classes] Donaldson Line Direct Service THE SCOTCH LINE FOR THE SCOTCH PEOPLE Large new twin screw steam- ers sailing from Montreal Glasgow (jvery Saturday-carry- ing One Class cabin and Third- Claas passengers. CHRISTMAS EXCURSIONS Sail from St. John, DEC, 5th and 12th.' LOWEST HATES UP-TO-DATE. SERVICE. Reserve, your accommodation now and secure the best, It costs no more. Apply to any railway, steam- ship agent or H. E. UDMAN-, General Agent, 445 Main St. Phone M5312 Winnipeg, oE work.' The company claims that the places mentioned are rooms, and come under that heading; in the agreement. It; seems inevitable that the union will the matter to tho govern- ment under the agreement, and aelv for a hoard of arbitration. HE COMMITTED SUICIDE- Sault Ste. 31arie, Oct. his wife accidentally in the hush yes- terday, while hunting partridges, Thomas Leishmanj farmer, some sixty years- of age, residing near Iron Bridge, committed suicide. HONORS FOR NEW MEMBER Ottawa, Oct. Morri- son, it is said, will be asked to sec- ond the address-in reply to the'speech, from the Throne -when the House.o'p- ens. MUSICANDDRAMA {Conducted by FIDELIO) Pleasing Program 'at. Star I and A first, class comedy program is "be- ing shown at Starlami today, the bill including 'two of the funniest farces seen here 1'or some time. "The Ranch Widower's Daughters" is one of the breeziest, westerns of tile year, the story original, and is tilled with com- edy of the spontaneous kind, Lauuh follows laugh in rapid success, i.n the riinmig Kalem absurdity, "A Fish which is a snappy, humorous, funny film. The travelogue. the is a .perfect ami Ireautiful piece of photographic art, and reproduces wonderful rU-av; ness many of the glorious sights of the Kiviera, the Bay of Naples, etc. The feature, "Her Grandchild." is u [jf.werful drama, with an appeal ins stcry interwoven throughout tht> whole action, and -vith 'I. Gilbert singing "Whorr- tho River Shannon Flows." the leaves Htile to bo desired. WILL PROCEED AGAINST THEATRE Toronto, Oct. 15. Following a lengthy conference with Judge Den- ton, County Crown Attorney announced this afternoon that the SI fir Theatre would indicted for permitting an alleged indecent show. The show in question is "The Dnr- lings of and the incident aris. es from the evidence given in tho Rev. R. It. St. Clair caso at the ses- sions recently. POST OFFICE 3OX9S Our Wall Paper Specials y sprrials. nmplfs. All siTjulos ,-tnil pri The Revlo Go. i Arc every day specials. phono or call for sainpk-s. All jrnulcs and prices. Painters ancl Decorators Avenue South ;