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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 1, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY AUGUST 1.1917 THE LETHBRFDOE DAILY HERALD -*-______________ PAGE SEVEN SERVICE IN ENGLAND Mrs. C. I''. P. Conyboaro fa In receipt of n lotter from her brothor, now In Franco, giving an Interesting nccount of Dominion Day celebrations at Field tlonpltal No. 2G. On July 1st a niassod memorial service was held anil tho graves of over two hundred anil fifty Canadians wore decorated with flags anil flowers. Tho following day, tho sports woro hold and songs were sung In honor of tho Dominion.  ' �   U. S. STEAMER 8UNK. ? j # -- . o �> London, Aug. 1.-Tho Am- > > orloan Htoamaiiip Motano, of ? �> lmvo been landed. o >*{ RETENTION OF THE MILADI Bacon and Eggs that most everybody ^^ScN likes becomes more popular than ever when "Sweet Clover- BRAND BACOM n used Those crisp, goldtn bacon stnp* are so superior in flavor and quniity lo ordinan? bacon that you simply can't resist calling for  stcond belpir^. "Swefl Clo^fr* Products ara (or sata by all Good Dealers Cordon ItotuUt A Fans Co. Reginn, July 31.-Sir Clifford Stf-ton, speaking fo the Canadian club here today said that some newspapers were charging hltu with advocating tho retention of tho big Interests Borden government. That was not his position. What ho was advocating was that tho Liberals go Into office with representatives of tho Conservative party and that when they got in, if they found that tho big Interests were getting too much, that tho Liberals should put a stop to it. That was tho only thing for the Liberals to do and there was no use of their standing outside and criticizing Sir Hohort llorden'b proposals. It was up to the great Liberal party of Canada so far as it was composed of tho men who favored a vigorous prosecution of the war, to come in and form a union government, making tholr own stipulations as to policy and putting tholr shoulder to tho wheel. They could not get that kind of government by following the anti-war party of Quebec. That party says that Canada has dono enough tor the war In men and inonoy arid that the country is being ruined by war. That party through its leader, has made it clear that if it is returned to power It will send to Europo tho men who volunteered to go and that today meant that there would bo none, for in Canada for today voluntary recruiting had broken down. It was a question of whether Canada was to remain in tho war or to drop out. Sir Robert Borden's proposal for a union government between the Eng-ish-speaklng Liberals who were In favor of conscription and a vigorous prosecution of tho war, was still under consideration and the settlement of this question would probably be ono of tho most momentous political decisions for Canada since confederation. Fulfills Every Claim No furnace can do more than satisfy-but the "Sunshine" furnace absolutely and invariably does satisfy fully and completely when properly installed. Ask our local dealer to show you this good furnace, or write for free booklet* McClary5 SUNSHINE FURNACE LONDON TORONTO MONTREAL WINNIPEG VANCOUVER ST. JOHN, N.B. HAMILTON CALGARY 4 SASKATOON EDMONTON For Sale by The DIXON SHEET METAL CO. LTD. The Misses Dorothy and Alborta | Cronkhito are visiting Miss Bessie Cronklilto for two weeks.    Mrs. Klpp nnd Misses Marjorio and Oorls Klpp loft this morning for Elko.  *  Mr. Ed. Davis of the Chinook Coal Company Is spending his vacation at Victoria, II. C. � *  Mr. D. .McKay of the Merchants Hank, is spending his holidays In Red Deer, his former home.  a * Mrs. C. McKenzio and children, Alec and Lilian, left this morning for a month's vacation in tho mountains.   * There will be no mooting of the Nursing Mission board for tho month of August. The collectors however, will call ns usual and are asked to report to Mrs. McClurc not later tha;i Monday, August Gth. � �  Tho many friends in this city of Miss Gladys Attrce, conductor of tho dancing classes here last winter, will bo interested to loarn that sho is now at Los Angeles, where she is attending the Denis-Shawn school of Instruction.    BONNELL- FRYE. A wedding of considerable interest to Lothhridgo people, and which came as a surprise to tho friends of tho contracting parties, occurred in Mac-lood on July 27th, tho particulars having just reached the city. This is tho marriage, of MIbs Esther Bonnell, aged 1!', a well-known Lethbrldgo young lady, daughter of L. F. Bonnell, to Mr. Alchin LaVerne Frye, a young farmer of New Dayton, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Frye, of Dos Moines, Iowa. The ceremony was performed by Rev. \V. A. Lewis, Methodist pastor at Maclcod, the young couple coming up from Waterton Lakes, where tho family of the brido is spending tho summer. The couple will it is understood, reside in New Dayton. RACE PROGRAMME AT THE STAMPEDE Entries Free. Horse Race $5.00 to be deducted from wi.iiiei'H.Eiitries to be made before racing begins. All prizes to be divided on basis of 70% first, 20% second and 10% third. FIR8T DAY ' 2.30 Pace ........................................$100.00 Relay Race ....................................... 25.00 Quarter-Mile Running ............................. B0.00 Three-Elghtht Pony Race ......................... 60.00 8ECONO DAY 2.20 Pace, local three-year old.....................$100.00 Relay Race ....................................... 25.00 Half-Mile Pony Race .............................. 60.00 Three-Fourth Mile Handicap....................... 76,00 THIRD RACE Free-for-AII, Trot or Pace .........................$100.00 Relay Race ....................................... 26.00 Five-Eighths Handicap .................:......... .76.00 Half Mile Saddle Horse .................60.00 One Mile Handicap................................ '100.00 Three-Eighths Mile Open Race..........';,----..... '6.00 DAILY FOOT RACES 220 Yard Dash......................,$16.00 $10.00 150 Yard Dath..................'.........> 1*.. Tttg-of-war, . ladies, married vs". single-1, married ladies. Tug-of-war, men, Iron Springs vs. Turin-1, Iron Springs; Iron Springs vs. Picture Butte-1, Picture Butte. Pony race-1, Hugh Arthur; 2, Roger Bemus. Ball game, Turin vs. Iron Springs, Turin winning with a score of 11 to C. At the close of the ball game President Marnoch, of the Lethbridge Board of Trade, gave a short address, followed by Mr. Tregillus, of Calgary, assistant secretary of the U.F.A., who In a very able speech urged upon tho farmers the necessity of organization, which was much appreciated by those who listened. At the close a hearty vote of thanks was accorded tho speakers. Supper was then served by the ladies in aid of the Red Cross, resulting in the sum rof $26.37 being handed to this fund. ' After this followed a ball game, between Iron Springs and Battorsea, Iron Springs winning with a score of 7 to 5. Our thanks are due to all who so willing assisted in making the day a success. With 20 men on the job, the Mar-inaro Macaroni Co. is busily engaged in turning out. its first w;ir contract for. the British government. .Inst. a few days ago the company received an order for $25,001) worth of their macaroni to be sent overseas to help fend Britain's millions on trie fighting line. Mr. Bonamico immediately Increased his staff to turn out the goods, and yesterday sent forward the second car load of the order which amounts to eight car loads. Altogether tho company will ship about 20,000 boxes of macaroni, which it will take 120 tons of flour to produce. The flour will all be produced In Lethbrldgo, the Ellison .Milling Co. having tho contract for 12oo barrels to fill (be order. Mr. Bonamico expects to finish the contract inside two months. With bis-Canadian business and tho expectation, of further British army orders Mr. Bonamico is n.iw considering the udvisablltty of extending his plant, which bus already been extended three limes since the factory was built. Only the.fact tint the city does not give him proper protection against flooding during rainstorms is holding Mr. Bonamico hack from further extensions. Ho is asking tho city to make some extensions to tho drainage system in North Lethbridge in order to give him a chance to expand ills business. The more you know about coffee-and the more particular you are about aroma and flavour - the more you will appreciate "SEAL BRAND" COFFEE. Once you have tried it, your choice will always be Chase & Sanborn's "SEAL BRAND"" COFFEE. In Yi, 1 nnd 2 pound tins. Whole-groiim? - pulverized - alio fine ground for Percolators. Never sold in bulk. IB* CHASE & SANBORN, MONTREAL. Oil Will LY WESTERN T (Vvoin Our Own flniTo.snoiHlenO Plnchcr Creek, July 30.-A phone messago from Fertile on Saturday night last brought tho sad news to Hector Bronson at Schofleld's ranch thnt his brother George had been burned in tho forest fire near there. The young men had rented Schofleld's ranch and after putting in the spring crop, George had gone to Fernie, where he was driving an engine for the Elk.Lumber company. In an endeavor to pull the outfit out George and six others lost their lives, being overtaken by the fire. Hector left on Sunday morning for the scene of the tragedy 'and has taken the body east for burial. The preliminary trial in a charge of procuring for abortion of Hewitt vs. Pettibono, both of the North Fork, was tried before Magistrate Christie at the A.P.P. court room on Thursday last. W. M. Campbell, K.C., of Macleod, appeared for the prosecution, and C. F. Harris of Lethbridge, conducted the defence. Several witnesses were called by the prosecution, all of- whom were subjected to severe cross-examination by tiie lawyer for the defence. The young woman in the case came n for a particularly gruelling examination, hut tho defence was unable to shake her evidence. Adjournment for Pettibone was asked for and was granted until Thursday, Aug. 2nd, with increased - ball. Winnipeg, Aug 1.-( Special 1.- Interest, in the big Wesi'i'ii l.;l)e'-:il convention li> be hehl at the Royal Alex-, aildra hotel August. " and X received ' a decided fillip in the announcement from Itcgina that there will be n full representation of delegates from Saskatchewan. This means that every provincial constituency in thai prnv-' ince is expected to send its full quota ; of delegates. Alberta Is also expected . to be fully represented and it. is quite ; certain that there will not be an ah- i snntee from the Manitoba represenla- \ Hon. Nominating conventions are being held in all parts of tho west this week. j While the big convention will not get 'down lo actual htislness until Tuesday morning. August. S. it will open informally on Monday evening with a reception to the four western provincial premiers at the Royal Alexandra at which all four will make speeches In addition to a number of other leading westerners. Rumors that , eastern politicians may be present, to � attempt to take a hand in tho-couven-, (ion or to influence it in its dolibora- ' Hons have received a positive quietus j in tho announcement that there will ! be no place for any but'resident west-J em delegates on tho floor of the con-1 vontion and that no interference of i any kind from outsiders will bo brooked for one moment. Tho aim of tho convention committco is to get. the full and free expression of opinion of tiie independent electorate of the west. "No one can tell what the convention may decide upon in any matter that may come before it-that will he up to the convention itself. There will be no strings on anyone and no outside influence will be permitted if the committee can prevent it," said a prominent member of the conimitteo today. NlEliATES at Calgary will be the allotting of the new contributions expected from the various districts for the year which starts on September I. The Lethbridge delegation is Instructed to oppose any increase of the Lethbridge allotment of $;',u,imo. The meeting last night discussed the possibility of the government of municipalities m.aking assessments on property this year for ilui railing of patriotic funds hut it wis thought that little would he done along this line. The meeting at Calgary will he important as the question of increasing the allowances to dependents of sold-ii rs will be discussed. The Northern Alberta branch decided at their annual meeting to increase the allowances to meet the increasing cost of living and it is expectnd that tho southern branch will take the same action. MASINAS1N NEWS Copenhagen, July 31.-According to the Berlin Vossische Zeitung subscriptions for the seventh war loan will ho received at tho end of Soptember. Special ar.ra,ugQm,Qnts are. being made to drum up rural subscriptions. Furloughs are being facilitated for influential farmers serving in the army in order that they may co-operate. A campaign of publicity, has already begun in the newspapers. RESULTS OF SPORTS AT PICTURE BUTTE (From Our Own eori*apona>nO Pleturo Butto, July 28.-Batteraea is certainly waking- up the children ot the' Battorsea school, through the kindness of B. J. Lartor, have a fine school garden. � frhe Sunday school is nourishing and the organized Bible class in connection with the same 1b certainly busy. One thing they have accomplished is to provide the Sunday school with a fine library. Service ia is being conducted in the Bchool house ovevy Sunday evening at 8 o'clock by tho Rev. S. Pike to which everyone is given a hearty welcome. On Wednesday, tiie Iron Spring! TJ.F.A. local No. 172 held their annual picnic at Picture Butte store, which was declared a great success. The prize winners in the sports were as follows,: Girls' race, 8 to 12 years-l, Lily Fishor; 2, Helen Landry. i Boys'-1, Geoff Wyman; 2, W. Nolan, t. Girls, 12 to 16-1, Helen McDonald; 2, Mar.garotte Landry. Boys'-1, Geruld Wyman; 2, Amle Pietor. Men/a 100 yards-1, C. Whltson; 8, S. Turnage, Mec's 50 yards-1, T. Wyauu; I, . .Masinasln, July 31.-The protestant church of Masinasin is now finished nnd ready for service. Tho building will be dedicated Aug. 12th and a good time is expected. Sevoral good speakers are expected to be presont besides Rev. J. T. Ferguson,, D.D., of Calgary. Services will ho hold all day commencing 11 a.m., 3 p.m., and 7.30 p.m. Lunch will be served in church to visitors to enable their staying for the afternoon services. Good singing will be furnished. A very nice program will be given at the box social to be held In the 2-13 school house on Friday, Aug. 3rd In aid of the church fund. "The Poor Man's Potato" has become the rich man's luxury. Whether at three dollars a bushel, or twenty-five cents a bushel, potatoes are not a complete food. Two or three Shredded Wheat Biscuits with milk furnish more real, body-building nutriment than a meal of potatoes or meat, are much more easily digested and cost much less. Shredded Wheat is 100 per cent, whole wheat, nothing added and nothing taken away-gives mental vim and physical vigor for the hot days. Delicious for breakfast, or any meal, with sliced bananas, ~ berriet or other fruit* 04.Cm.lk., MadeibCanada. GERMAN LOAN ONE KILLED IN * TRAIN SMASH > ...... -- > from Quebec, ono man is re- > ? ported killed and a number in- > jured. ? *>**��>�>��>�>��>*>>*>*>: bottles of 'Favorite Prescription.' I had not taken it long until I felt better. In iesu than six weeks I was out of bed, and in less than six months I was cured and have been well ever since. Do all my own work. I have raised threa daughters, two are married and have children. They have used it and they are healthy, bo are their children. I.am sure it was all on nccount of my having them use the medit.'*ne. "I keep all of Dr. Pierce's medicines ia the house. llav<' 'Favorite Prescription,' 'Golden Merlica! Discovery' and 'Smart-Weed'-anything prepared'by Dr. Pierce is good. I �lao have a enpy of the People's Common Sense Medical Adviser, which 1 have hotl 2li years; it has been very valuable to me." - Mrs. J. Way, 232 Ontario St., Sarnia, Ont. If you are a sufferer, if your daughter, mother, (lister need help, get Dr. Pierce's 'Favorite Prescription in liquid or ttddct form from any medicine dealer to-day. Then address Dr. Pierce, Invalids' Hotel, BuffalOj N. Y., and get confidential toedi-cal advice entirely free. A most valuable book in any home, is Dr. Pierce's Common Sense Medical Adviser. A splendid 1008-page volume, With engravings and colored plates. A copy will be sent to anyone sending fifty cents in stamps, to pay tho cost of wrap* Bing and mailing only, to Dr. Pierce, iuffalo, N. Y. Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets aro the original little liver pills, first put up oeiurly 50 years ago. Cut Your Grain, Pull Your Sheaf-Loader, Haul Your Coal, Grain or Hay with a Staude-Mak-a-Tractor FOUR HOUSES FOB TIIE PRICE OF ONE $295 and a Ford (200 ON HAND AT CALGARY NOW) In jood condition makes a guaranteed farm tractor which will take the place of four 1600-1b. horses, 24 hours per day. Will not harm your Ford. Will not boil the water. . If. your agency doss not handle them, write or phone to Staude-Mak-a-Tractor Sales Co. Ltd v 304Ave East Calgary or John Bass, Chin, Alberta 16 88 5101128? ;