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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 1, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta HOTEL DALLAS EUROPEAN PLAN CENTRAL COMFORTABLE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD HOTEL WINDSOR ~- �� --� -- �� i Beat $ 1.25  Day Hotel in Alberta Pride of Alberta and Mother's Favorite Y $t Every Sack Contains / The Reason Why-- it's BETTER Taylor-Made Patriotic Stationery A NEW, NEAT FLAG DESIGN, EMBOSSED ON EACH SHEET OF PAPER. Small Slie Pads, each.....20c Envelopes, per pkg........ 25c Large Size Pads, each ____ 35c Papeterles, each .......... 50c THE KENNY & ALLIN CO., Ltd. Phone 14S7 Druggists and Stationers Next Dal la* Hetel Make the MOST of the High Prices by consigning Your Grain to SMITH-MURPHY & CO. You will realize every cent In it for you, and cat your return* promptly. WRITE OR PHONE Office Phone 1313 Residence Phone 14*4 N. T. MACLEOD, MANAGER LETHBRIDGE BRANCH SHERLOCK 8LDG. JUST WHAT HE SUGGESTED. Ottawa, July 26.-W. P. O'Connor, K. C, commissioner in regard to the cost of living, who recently submitted a report on the operations of cold storage companies, states that the further investigations which are to take place under the direction of George F. Henderson, K. C, and two expert accountants are precisely what he recommended in his own report. The duties as defined, he adds, are also those which he suggested. MAKING GARDEN. "Dearie, we ought to paint some pieplant." "To be sure. And what sort of pies shall we raise?"-Kansas City Journal. STRONG & DOWLER GRAIN anal Commission Merchants Calgarr-~Admant�n>-La�r)�ri#te Oar entire organization la at your erriee and with oar exyer-leace we can eefely gvaraavtM to cat you the Beat prices tar yow grata at aay thne ant far any rrsJe or Ida* of araia. Phone M 1�22 Calgary \ Wmr Off lea 1�H Lethbrlinje J Qtfata-Rea. 1S11 LathbrMga) tt*�a. m Oa�, Agents who are In y*�r Claartai, 4. A. eUMMINQ LathfcsMge Managw - New -BarberShop NOW OPEN To Old Friends and New. WESTBROOK BROS Formerly Barbers with vf. A. Ott Sixth Street South, Opposite Bank of Montreal. TILL THE TIME BY STAR-LAND'S NEW KINETO CLOCK. SURRENDERS TO GOVT. London, July 30.-A Renter dispatch from Petrograd says that Roshal, formerly "Lord of Kronstadt" and leader of the movement at Kronstadt against the provisional government, has surrendered himself at Petrograd to the government. ~  ANNOUNCEMENT. Owing to an increasing demand for Mary Pickford productions, Starland has been able to obtain only a two-day run on "The Romance of The Hedwoods." Tonight and tomorrow only. (THURSDAY) From 9 to 6.30 TRY THEM! THEY'RE FINE! When at the Chautauqua get your confectionery here. We'll have a fine showing of home made confectionery. KEiTiTS 3rd Ave. Beside P. Burns Co. PRESERVING FRUITS Lambert Cherries and Windsor Cherries. From Blng Cherries. From B. C. Finest we have ever B..C Two extra good ones. Wry much like seen. Just about done. Per crate, 4 baskets $3.50 Blngs. Per crate, 4 baskets...............$2.75 ,. . , - , � u - Blueberries. Frcrr> Kenora, Ontario. The genuine These will be about the last of these. kind. Per basket ........................ $3.25 Sour Cherries. Only a few crates In small baskets. Rec, Ra8pberrles. From B. C. Very fine quality. Just about done. Per basket ............ 15c Shipments arriving deity In the best of condl- Per crat* .............................. $3.25 tlon. Order now for preserving. Per crate $3.25 Remember the Chatnuqua starts Aug. 7th ami lasts until Aug-. 13th -Everybody should take this in. THE GOOD CO. High Class Grocers Phone 525 Winnipeg, Aug. l.-'-Followlng the cleaning up of July business there was a noticeable bearish tendency in the market today, improved crop weather and southern market conditions showing an influence in the local situation in view of the present trading restrictions, however, fairly good business is being done for future delivery, October wheat was down again, but October and December oats remained fairly steady around yesterday's close quotations, though fluctuations during the trading were inclined to be easier. October flax, which opened 5c below yesterday and declined further during the session rallied toward the close and gained 3c on yesterday's close. A prominent eastern export firm was a prominent buyer in the cash market along with the government agent. Other buying interests were also represented. There was a good demand for low grade oats but the higher grades were not much sought for. Prices were a little off. There was no demand for the better qualities of barley, but buyers were out for the lower classes. Wheat buyers were chiefly in evidence and prices remained steady, flax was steady. Winnipeg cash wheat closed unchanged, October closed 2%c lower. Oct. oats closed %c lower, Dec. %c lower, Oct. flax closed 3c higher and December 3c up. Futures Winnipeg Wheat- Oct............. 226% 221% Oats- Oct............. 68% 68% Dec............. 65 64% Flax- Oct............. 320 328 Dec............. ... 321 Minneapolis- Sept............. 218 218 Chicago- Sept............. S21 218 Wheat-No. 1 Nor...238 No. 2 Nor...235 No. 4 Nor...219 No. 6 Nor... 168 Feed.....................158 Basis Contract- August, first half.............. .238 Oats-No. 2 C. W. 75 No. 3 C. W. 74 Extra No. 1 Feed.............. 74" No. 1 Feed ..."................72 Barley- No. 3 ......120 No. 4 ......115 Rejected and Feed .............109 Flax-No. 1 N. W. C.................326 No. 2 C. W. 321 No. 3 C. W. 309 No. 3 Nor.. 230 No. 5 Nor..* 194 LOCAL MARKETS Grain �� Livestock Prices Track Prices Wheat .....220 Oats......03% Flax......- Barley .....- Waco*, Prloa* Wheat .....217 Oats......GOVs ... - Flax......271 .....- Barley .....105 LIVESTOCK PRICES Choice steers, 7%c; choice cows, Gt4c. Select hogs, 150 to 250 lbs., 13�^c. Choice killing wethers, sheared 10c. Choice killing ewes, sheared, 9c, Superior Supply Co. 2nd Ave. 8, and 13th Street MINING. BUILDING �v RAILWAY SUPPLIES A. EQUIPMENT TUDHOPE ANOER80N AND EMERSON FARM IMPLEMENTS GANG PLOWS SULKIES FORD TRACTOR ATTACH BUGGIES MENTS. DEMOCRATS AUTO TRAILERS CULTIVATORS BINOCR ENGINEC PHONE 1725-TAKE A SLUE LINE CAR TRAVERS (From Our Own Correspondent) Travers, July 27.-Mrs. Wilmott and son, Ross, visited at the Whitney ranch on Wednesday. Miss Hazel Greeman returned to her work at Carraangay on Wednesday after a week's rest and visit with her parents.  Travers baseball team have discontinued for the season. The pitcher, Mr. Buckley, has returned to his home in Milwaukee.  Many attended the picnic at the Fogarty Bridge on Thursday after-i noon. Turin and Travers played ball, ' Turin taking the lead from the start. A pleasant afternoon was spent greeting old friends and talking over old times. Several attended the ball game at Carmangay on Wednesday. < Mr. Bray has gone for an'outlng to Banff, he also went by way of Gleich-en on business. Mrs. Lacy entertained the Aid on Wednesday, Itev. Irwin being present and having charge of the devotional exercises. At the close of the'business meeting a .nice hot weather lunch was served by Mrs. Laey and Mra. Bray. Elmer Paulson has just returned from the Peace River country but found nothing desirable for home-steading* Mr. and Mrs. Albert Graham motored to Granum to visit relatives and form there will take a trip up iu the mountulua for a week or mora For the Burn of Summer's Sun fiYour sunburned face, neck or arms need not cause you the least discomfort. Just apply a little of our coolin;, healing Nyal's Face Cream and the smarting and burning tvill cease. Apply it before exposure to the sun's rays and it will afford full protection to your skin. It's a delightful preparation to use. Keep a Jar on your dressing table. Price 25c ami 50c Tke Reti Cross Drag & Btok Co., Lnite. l PHONE ess. Prairie This very annoying trouble seems to be In acute evidence in various sections of the country. Higinbotham's Prairie Itch Ointment Relieves that terrible itching immediately. 50c Mailed postpaid on receipt of price. J. D. Higinbothan & Co 1 "� Limited -- AIDerte's Planaar Druga'at** The WkeleaaU and "etall chemists TELEPHONE NO. 123 We Put Up Metal Work of every description. Cornices, mouldings, skylights, ventllatoro, in fact everything made of tin or sheet metal. We shall be glad to estimate on any tin or sheet metal work you may have In mind. Our figures will be based on quality materials and expert workmanship, but we do not fear comparison. THE DIXON SHEET METAL CO. Rear Stafford Bloek. Lethhridge, Alta. BLAME DISPATCHER ? ?  Edmonton, Alta., July 31.- Evidence given this afternoon by the conductors and engineers of the freight and excursion C.N.R. trains, which collided at Calahoo Indian lie-serve, on Snturday night put the blame for the accident on the train dispatcher, Sylvester Harrington. CITY AND DISTRICT Postponed. Owing to various causes the regular monthly meeting of the Sons of England Benefit Society will not be held this evening, but will be held next Tuesday evening the 7th Inst., at the usual hour. Auto Liverymen to Meet. A meeting between the auto liverymen, the committee of the Auto Club and the city council will be held on Thursday afternoon at throe o'clock in the council chambers to discuss the proposal to force auto livery cars to park on side streets. soldiers were allowed to give their own food to compatriots. Thereafter | the morality notably diminished. Many j of tho deported people wore sont back | to Belgium. No epidemics occurred, j and almost all died of debility, heart i Passed Music Exams. At the recent music examination of Toronto Conservatory of Music held in I.ethbridge, Misses Kathleen O'Con-nell and Evelyn Jochem, pupils of , Miss Georgina A. Brown, Milk Kivor, | anl-passed with honors, reflecting credit on teacher and pupils. failure, inflammation of the lungs and pleurisy. The doctors were not badly disposed, but were obviously discouraged, as the patients had neither good food nor drugs. Tho dead bodies were obliged to be convoyed for funeral services to the chapel by the soldiers of the camp, but the long procession of coffins was so alarming to tho soldiers that those in authority, after ono month, forbade the bodies being brought there, and they were afterward taken from the Mortuary to the fchurch yard. The Belgian Catholic priest was obliged to leavo suddenly without any reason, with five hundred ill in the hospital and four dead in tho mortuary. Three dying in the camp remained without a priest. "This, was the fate of martyred Belgium's,deported, at the moment when German authority, it is maintained, is behaving humanely," says the Cour- VATERLAND READY. Washington. 1). C, July 27.-The big German steamship Vaterland, Bclzod at New York by the American government when wnr was declared on Germany, will be ready for servico shortly. Repairs to the ship have cost I slightly less than $1,000,000. More j than half the German vessels taken i over by the United States have beeu repaired and put on the seas.___ SAFE BLOWERS Chicago, July 30.-Safe blowers on-terod the Gre-jn Mill Gardens, a north side open air into, early today and after binding and gagging two porters and stunning the watchman, blew open a safe in the oflice and escaped with $3,000 and valuable jewelry. Friday is Ticket Day. Plan to get your season tickets for the Chautauqua on Friday of this week. The local committee have made Friday Ticket Day, in order that they m4y know in good time how to complete arrangements as to accommodation and entertainment. The SIR CLIFFORD'S VIEWS. Winnipeg, July 30.-Sir Clifford, chairman of tho Dominion Conservative commission, addressed the Winnipeg Canadian club at a luncheon in j the Royal Alexandra hotel today on 1 the present political situation, and es- ; pecially in regard to the need for ! conscription in Canada. Thero was a [ j Chautauqua is a community building ] very largo attendance and great en-| enterprise and in extending your co- thusiasm was manifested at tho tone operation by purchasing your ticket j and sentiments of tho speech, on Friday you will be doing much to j sll. Clifford said that if Sir Wilfrid further the movement and help to Lauricr were returned to power, Can-make it a success. I ada would drop out of tho war. Annual Gathering of Chartered ' Accountants On August 15th, lGth and 17th the Chartered Accountants of Canada will meet in annual convention at Banff, Alberta. The members of the Alberta Institute this year aro the hosts, and ar,e sparing no pains in their endeavor to entertain their guests. An interesting program has been prepared, and the members will be welcomed by His Honor the Lieutenant-Governor of Alberta. A profitable meeting Is anticipated- as well as an enjoyable holiday in this beauty spot in the mountains. NOTICE! Owing to a large number of our farmer customers having requested us to look after their help problem this coming season we have decided to open a GENERAL EMPLOY-MENT OFFICE in connection with our real estate business, and will be prepared to look after your help problem at all times. We will be able to supply you with help, but advise you to lit us know your wants early. Remember our location, ground floor, Empress Theatre Dlock. COX & CO. Phone 1S08 iL 19G-4 TREATMENT OF THE BO SCOTT*-To Mr. an 128 19lh St. N, Kenneth Charles. i. MJfo. xEy