Specialty retailer of moderately-priced casual apparel, Goody's Family Clothing Inc, on Thursday posted a sharp slide in first quarter net profit due as it was hit by an $8 million pre-tax charge to fashion giant Tommy Hilfiger Corp. The Tennessee-based operator of 330 stores reported net earnings of $1.8 million, or six cents per diluted share, for the 13 weeks ended May 3, 2003, compared with net earnings of $5.5m, or 17 cents in the year-ago period.