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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 8, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta WMWKaWBEMR tTWO THE'LETHBRIDQC DAILY HERALD, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER i, not We Bought an Everlasting Pile of Men's Clothing for Fall NO SUCH SHOWING OF SUITS IN ALBERTA SUCH VALUES IN CANADA THE SUIT OR OVERCOAT YOU WANT IS HERE WHETHER YOUR PRICE IS or OR UP TO WINDOW T We do not think their equal can be bought in Alberta for less than in fact we know they can't. .Our Suits make you throw out your chest and say, Well, I'd like to see the tailor who can beat We sell cloth- ing on the come-again principle, and we sell clothing wholesale as well as retail. SHOE SNAPS 60 Pairs White Canvas Blucher and Bals, bought from (Canada Customs, this week only, all sizes _ f 60 PairsSox Calf McKay Stitched Soles, regular shoe, sale price 60 JPairs Box Calf, Regular shoe, on sale this week only 60 Pairs Box Calf, Goodyear welted and pegged, waterproofed soles, regular on sale this week 30 Pair Keekut Oxblood Oxford Shoes, kid-lined, regular price to clear UNDERWEAR and tear on underwear is easily withstood by Stanfields Pure Wool Unshrink- iii able. All Sizes and Weights Stanfields, All Sizes and Weights, Red Label, per garment Blue Black Finest Stanfield. All Sizes, per garment.......- -..........----..........___ Fleece Lined, sizes 34 to 48, Wool Fleece, the 75 cent, quality, sale price Boys' FJeece Lined, all sizes, the 50 cent, quality, sale Men's Furnishings, Neckwear, at half price CROCHET SILK STRIPE 50 dozen to choose from. Regular 50 cent, quality, sale price 25c 100 dozen Reversible 5 ilk 50 25c 50 dozen Pure Silk Crochet and Lateat Novelty Ties, regular 65c and on sale at.....----- 50c MACLEOD BROS 816 to 818 Allan Block, 1st St., E. P.O. Box 1352 Barnsley Block, Grabb. Street, The Great Clothiers of the Great West i SPORTS LABOR DAY SPORTS Monday afternoon's program of sporting events was in every way most entertaining and successful. The list was a one but the big crowd that thronged the square did not diminish till the last race was fin- ished. Some good time was made in the racing events, particularly the, hundred yards where the time was 10 2-5 seconds. .Several of the events provided considerable amuse- ment as well as interest. The greasy pole climbing was without doubt the most ludicrous of all. The pre- sident and other gentlemen 'who had charge of -the sports deserve the thanks of the "citizens for the heavy day's w.ork which devolved on them arid the excellent manner in which it was .carried out. The first event pulled off was the hundred yard handicap race. The first place was won by Spence, Mead and Laurie taking second and third respectively., 3 The winners of the three-legged race were Aikens and ,8eaman. first, and Pearson and Arnold second, there being only two prizes for this event. Mrs. Cameron carried off the hon- ors in .the married ladies' race. Mrs. Cooper and Mrs. Luchtrtook the sec- ond places. The obstacle. race was among the most interesting if not the most in- teresting of all the sports. To crawl under-a canvas sheet pinned to the ground." through a barrel suspended on a rope and then vault a hurdle, was .all that was required of the combatants tiere. It provided considerable, amusement some of the contestants -getting rather badly mix- eel up with: the barrels. J. Mor- mead took first and R. Swart and A. C. Swan second and third. In .the hop, step and jump Cardell had over a-two ieet lead on the next man, making the creditable distance of 37 feet-2 inches. Spenoe follow- ed with, 35 feet and Pearson next with. 33 feet 8 inches. The sack race, another of the events that helped to create consid- ejrable amusement by'the tumbles which some of the participants in- dulged in, was won by Eddie Sin- slak. J. .Thompson and W. Stowe were the next two. A special event open only to elec- trical workers was a climbing contest. This was a most interest- ing sport'and the boys did some fast climbing. The first place went to Daniels and the second to. McOreavy Djiniels climbed -the pole, crossed A. C. Stewart was .the lucky man in the carpenters race, there being only one prize in this race. A. vejjy slippery pole with two hams suspended from the top looks like a case of hoping in vain. But there were some there who were game en- ough to make''a pretty strenuous' try. They received no end of encourage- ment and advice as to how to pro- ceed. One of these timely hints was "turn the pole upside down-and slide up." It was after a number of vain attempts the prize was finally cap- tured by Coerll, who used a consid- erable quantity of sand in getting there. The two prizes in the- Printers' race .went to Tuckwell and Westley. The last and biggest race of; the afternoon was the mile race. Jones, who started off with a nice easy swing and maintained it right to the end, touched the tape first. White and Holden took second and third. This concluded the events of the a thoroughly enjoyable series all the way through. The following were the officers in charge of the various events: .Committee: A. Frayne, J. Ritchie, Holton, E. .Bergmeri, J. McTag- gart, S. W. Tuckwell. Marshall: D. J. McCormick. Starters: F. T.' Robins, J. Bawden W. J. Nelson. Handicappers: A. Johnston, Alex Stafford, Mr. White. President: A. Frayne. Secretary: Brown Pipes. j Judges: A. E. Cunningham, A. E Humphries, W, A. 'Buchanan; R Adams, E Hagell, Geo. Football referee: CALEDONIANS JUSTIFY ACTION" At the regular meeting- of the exec- utive of the Caledonian Society, fceld. in the Caledonian Hall last'nlgfat, the following resolution was passed: "That we emlorse the action taken by the Caledonian Football Club re date ordered for the replay of the Charity Shield, and that Dele- gates be instructed to put the follow- ing reasons before the JJeafrue Execu- tive at their next meeting. "1st. That the Executive meeting b'eing- held an hour earlier than usual, insufficient notice was, "given1 gates of the change, who on arriving- 'before the usual hour of 8 o 'clock, p.- .m., found unusual promptness tiad been displayed and the business of the meeting had been rushed tfcrough by the chairman and two members making- improperly constituted meeting- inasmuch, as the Executive consists of .six 'members, -therefore "2nd. Even admitting- the meeting-'-' -human, wheelbarrow race went} was regular, the notice given' to the to Pearson; -and Arnold first, and 1 Secretary left no time to convene a Eoy second. (meeting -of the Selection Among the races for the girls received only 25 hours' notice egg and spoon race was not only one'of tiie ffaine- of speed but of skill too, and took' "3rf1.- The practice of the league has considerable time to run off. 'to Plav under the Old Country prizes went to Mary Chumick, Nellie Rules> which specify that where two Bai-n and Agnes' Zerr, j'ties'have :been the competitors and third respectively. I shall decide date of replay. Tedd Hag-ell won the boys race! "4th' Jn view of the -inconvenience under 14, the second and third prizes players have, already-experienced.. [special consideration should ihave been given 'to the selection of a date. "5th, These matches have been, play ed for purely charitable purposes and considering- the interest taken ,i .going to Scotty, Bothan and Wylie. _, s The. of war contest, that old strength and endurance was an event that aroused a great .deal' of enthusiasm.. Six teams were entered at "the- beginning, the Car- penters, Hod Carriers, C. 0. F., by the general public we are opinion, the holiday was the sirable day. as a" Society have always done Teamsters, Manors V Electrical j our best to foster' sport, keep "up Workers. The. Plumbers took a try a friendly rfvalnr con" against one of the winners, the Car- testants and much, regret the penters, but did not last long. Theaction taken at this Pekisko Beat Pincher Creek ?rounds yesterday afternoon and iron the Winterton Challenge Cup. The pull between the C. 0. F. a-nd j aztd irregular meeting Of the Carpenters was the hardest pull I Executive. of all. It Tvas hard to tell which way I------------'------------ the rope was going till the C. 0. F i began tighten up and gradually pulled their opponents over the line. The following .members of the C o'i F. composed the winning, team-! Messrs. Kroning, Rogers, Kimmons MJcLe'an, afjaveeiy, Tufftl and Muller. Winnipeg, Sept. a game in Among the most important events! whicli checkin? was oftea to be was the race. J. W MeaclJ witneSSed Pekisko Pincher first in .this "event and" Spence at the Countrv Club and Pearson the two following pla- ces. Miller' had an easy victory in the Khxowiing the hammer contest, his distance being 87 feet 11 Johnson was second "with 74 feet 10. inches and Henderson third with 711 feet 8.inches. j In the high jump Cardell; made another; ,wia, .making 5 feet three inches'..easily, which "the other con- testants failed to do.' Hush and Run-! dell, won the two following places., j The -single ladies were among those who also ran ,and they ran well. Miss j Johnson carried off the honors. E. and Miss Nellie Fair-j hurst .captured 'second and third. Olive Mary Johnson and] May Richards-were the winners of! ;he .girls race -under 12. Marcus' :Dunswo'rQr) captured the the boys 14 and under. f inches incnes-jners the fruits of victorv were there boys again and showed; tey; couldtstill run. The prizes went to Dixon, Inman and. Cronk- iite respectively.. The BISON For Hot Weather Comfort A Castle Brand Favorite 3 to soc. ;