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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 2, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PRINTING HERALD JOB DEPARTMENT LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD HOTEL WINDSOR Beat a Day Hotel in Alberta SPECIAL ON CHERRIES liinn-s, Last-of the Season. Lxtai Special, per oralo......: Pied Raspberries, coining in daily (lived, 2 baskets for----- Per ORDER.THE ABOVE LINES NOW IF YOU ARE GOING TO PRESERVE !2.90 25c THE GOOD CO. HIGH-CLASS GROCERIES STORE PHONE 525 CITY AND DISTRICT Trades Council The regular meeting of the Trades and Lahor Council will be held to- I night at S.30 in the trades' hall. Special Cars for Ball Game Special cars will be run for the i base ball game at the Eckstornl ball grounds tomorrow evening starting at 6 .o'clock No Board Luncheon The regular luncheon of the hoard of trade council will not be held to morrow. Remove to Old Bentley Stand. J. G. Robertson Co.. ire moving i to the storji formerly occupied by the Bentley Co. They will open up in this store some day next week. Chicago, Aug. of more than. cents a bushel in value df took place today as a result of rumors that the black rust damage in -Manitoba amounted to a calamity and that inquiry .to the crop in the Dakotas and Minnesota appear to be still on the increase, s Winnipeg Report .Winnipeg, Aug. wheat civ Jed up-for October, for December and up for May. Oats -were !c up for October and up for December. Barley gained Flax was up for October aad higher for' November. Minne- apolis gained in September and 4% c in December. Chicago was c up for September and 6c higher for December. Hay opened on the Chicago market WEDNESDAY'S GRAIN PRICES Open Close 126H 131 126 129% 4215 1SS 1SS Wheat- bet..... Dec..... May Qct..... Dec..... Oct. Dec Winnipeg Cash Prices. Wheat- No. 1 Northern No. 2 Northern No. 3 Northern Feed.................. Oats- No. 2 C. W. No. 3 C. W.................. NO No. 4 No. 1 N. W. C............... ''No. 2 C W..........-...... Chicago Wheat i 12'6 !Dec. 130% !Hay......-.-..-... 137% Minneapolis Wheat Sept. 129% f Dec.......'...... 130 45 43 TS 192S 192 103 45 44V4- 190 1S6K 130% 134% 139% 134% 134VS TUESDAY'S LIVESTOCK PRICES to heif- ers to cows to [hogs, to sheep to ?8.50. I Chicago Steers, to I cows to 25; hogs to sheep, to 36% LOCAL MARKETS LOCAL PRICES TRACK PRICES: I Wheat I Oats Flax 374 Wagon Prices: Wheat 113 I Oats 34 Vs Flai 166 Barley 49 LIVESTOCK PRICES Choice steers, 6 to Fat cows, 6K to 6. Sheep Choice killing wethers, iheared, .Sheep Cholcs killing ewes, shear- Select hogs. 150-200 Ibs. 9. at and closed at 1395s. Au occa- sional load is being worked for export trade but the market is advancing too rapidly for any considerable busi- ness to be done. e after 4'ave of buying struck the local mantel and the soft spots were tew and far be- tween. Almost everybody was long and wheu the bidding started no one cared to sell. Then prices shot up at n fast rate. A lot of wheat changed hands. Orders came in from the south which helped to increase the bullish sentiment. Reports' of dam- age to the Canadian crop caused it all 'ith the help of .bulisli estimates. Cash wheat sis in firm demand though the premiums were a hit off- Oats were in good demand, especially the low grades. II ARE DEPRECATED Lethbridge will shortly have a quali- jfied "bug Sanitary Inspector Vallance is in Edmonton for two months in the laboratory of the prov- ncial analyst learning to test'Water, milk, etc., for disease germs. This is in accordance with a suggestion made last spring by Dr. 'Jamieson, provincial analyst, that the. city should have a man here who would be able to make bacteriological tests of millt and water supplies without the delay of send- ing samples to Edmonton. Mr. Vallance has written Commis- sioner Freeman that the water from Henderson lake has been tested and seems to be not at all bad. The bac- terial count is low, and_the_ presence of colon bacilli almost inevitable as the result of the'amount of bathing. The weed from the lake is being ex- amined in an effort to locate the cause of the itch. Winnipeg, Aug. re- ports of the prevalence of black rust in this province are being industri-; ous'ly with the I design of strengthening the Chicago bull market. Black rust, indeed, has appeared and is prevalent over some districts of Southern Manitoba, but evidence accumulated, to date tends to show that perhaps not 10 per cent of the crop is affected. A spell of dry cool" weather would be welcome as tending to check the progress of the disease. HUN SCIENTIST DEAD Berlin, Aug. L. Al- bert Neisser, of Breslau university, died yesterday. Prof. Nelsser was a famous dermatologist, and had made many important discoveries about in- :urable diseases, notably leprosy. L. Ketcheson and John Carter, of Hungerford township, were the vic- tims of a runaway accident. The men were thrown violently to the ground, with the result that Mr. Ketcheson sustained a compound fracture of his right leg and Mr. Carter was probably fatally injured. Come Here for Your Kodak FiJiiis and Supplies. Then Bring us Your Exposed Film to be Finished. ..Each Film so developed and finished that you will get the best possible results from each and every exposure, 'FILMS MAILED TO us WILL BE FINISHED AND RETURN- ED IN 24 .HOURS AFTER AR- RIVAL. .....T- y The Red Cross Drag Book Co., -.lanital Arrangements are being completed for -the celebration attending the sec- ond anniversary of the declaration of war by Great Britain on Germany, and on Friday evening citizens of Leth- bridge and district will gather in Gait Gar-lens to commemorate the occas- ion. Supt. Pennefather of the Moun: ted Police has the program in hand. Early in the evening a fllg parade will be held which will be headed by the Miners' and Salvation Army bands. Then will follow the JUountecl Police at the right of the 1ine: followed by the 7Sth Battery, representatives of other overseas-units, returned, veterans, and fraternal orders. Supt. Pennefather would be glad to see the latter turn out in force. The parade will move from, the Y.M.C.A. corner, down Sec- ond avenue, and around Gait Gardens by the .Hudson's Bay corner into the park where addresses will be delivered by Mayor Hardie and Capt. Rev. A. H. Denoon. ID till. Ill That the United .States, so far as the middle western. states are con- cerned will not have a 70 per cent crop is the opinion of H. E. Craw- ford, business manager of the Chi-1 nook Collieries who has just returned j from a month spent in Kansas, 'and othe points across the border. Mr. Crawford returned yesterday ana says he has seen no crops on his trip that compare at. all favorably with those of Southern .Alberta. One part of Kansas has had no rain for 34 days, setting a record. Mr, Crawford states that labor in all lines, mining, rail- roading and farming, is very short across the line. Desjariais, St. Blwidge, Compton county, Quebec, was killed' in, an automobile accident near his; home, when his' car skidded and threw him out. His skuli was fractured. Mr. Desjariais. was the unsuccessful Con- servative 'candidate in Compton coim-1 tjr at the last .provincial elections.. 1 Grain Handled in Any Position We are in close connection with ex- port trade and by dealing, with us yon save several middle- men's profits. United Grain Producers, Ltd TEMPORARY OFFICES; ROOM 1, MACDONALD BLOCK L Aug. Edison Records The New Edison Cylinder Records Have Just Arrived. COME EARLY AND LOOK THEM OVER THE KENNY ALLIN CO., Ltd. NEXT DALLAS HOTEL. Edmonton, July is still the final arbiter of the fate of races, and as such must be reckoned with. Be cautious before appealing-to its I decision, bat never allow .your people to lose that warlike spirit which alone can bring victory." This may be said, to be the dying message of Alwyn Bramley-Moore, of the Princess Pats, to the people of Al- berta. It'Is taken from a letter Just -received by Hon. Duncan Marshall, minister of agriculture, dated March 18th, less than a month before the I writer gave his life for liberty and 'Empire He was fatally wounded on i April a. The letter was found in a i pocket when his effects were returned j to his relatives in England, and was I forwarded by Lesley Bramley-Moore, j a brother, to the minister, along with a book, "The War Drama of the i Eagles." by Edward Fraser, dealing I with events of the Napoleonic period, which Mr. Bramley-Mdore intended for the provincial library. Interesting Souvenir The book, which in the years to come will be regarded as a more than ordinarily interesting souvenir of the great war, .because of its persona! as- sociations, was read ,ln the trenches by the platoon of the Princess Pa- tricias, which the sender was .a mem- her. It was yesterday handed over to John Blue, provincial librarian, after Mr. Marshall had pasted in the letter received from Mr. -Hramley-Mporc who until the last election had repre- sented the constituency of Alexandra in the provincial Excessive Perspiration Xo longer worries the vvomaii who Uses REXALL NICE A dainty preparation which is harmless. no'n-irritatina and is bound to gne satis- faction. i J. D. Higinbotham Co. "Alberto's Pioneer; The Whqleials and retail cr-emliti TELEPHONE NO.'322 ANNOUNCEMENT We, the barbers of Lethbridge, as a whole wish to announce to the pub- lic that on and after August 5th, 1916, we will charge any and all customers not less than 25c for any services. Prices have not been raised. The change in fates being only that Gt least 25c worth of work must be done at each sitting. Lethbridge is making one more grand effort to 'fill up the ranks of the 113th Lethbridge only Canadian unit that will go to the front bearing the Lethbridge emblem on its uniforms. At a meeting of a number of representative citizens held in the board., of .trade building, last night, presided over by A. H. McKeown it was decided to get behind the bat- talion in its effort to find 100 men so that it may be sent without further delay, secure in the knowledge that it will not be broken up on their arrival in the old country. Those attending the meeting last night were Mayor Hardie, Dr. Taylor, Sheriff Young, R. R. Davidson, A. J. B'.ackhourne, Jas. Dawson. A. Hugh Boyd, Lieut. Asriuith and the press. Lieut. Asquith outlined the .position of the battalion, which is just 100 men short of the renuired number. These must be obtained right away by some means. He asked the citizens of Lethbridge to get behind the recruit- ing agents as they did last winter and hejp to -bring it up to strength. A lit- tle money will be needed arid Mayor Hardie promised to vote from the citv treasury to cover recruiting ex- peiises. This was done this morning and a conditional offer of more if needed was added. With this money Lieut Asquith who has charge in the south, will send out recruiting agents to all parts for ten days or so, and be- lieves he can secure 50 men. The bat- talion-baseball team.is being brought down as an attraction and the mem- bers of the team will turn in and re- cruit during their trip. visit Lethbridge, Taber aud Warner this week and probably other parts in the district next week. The lieuten- ant is very sanguine as to the outlook. He admits many men have gone, but points oil 'that Lethbridge is still many men every week and thinks 'the reputation of the battalion at present in such that men.will be glad to join it so that they may get to'the front quickly. Haryey Bright, a Welshman and a new Highlander recruit was. signed on this morning. You Need it in Your Kitchen Your Grocer Will Supply It See that You Get "OUR BEST' the next Sack of Flour you buy. It will pay you._________. Ellison Milling and Elevator The AU3SRTA THE 2 GEORGES NOW OPEN LUNCH COUNTER SOFT WILL OPEN IN A FEW DAYS PRIVATE BOOTHS FOR LADIES ADDISON H1GGINS 411 5TH ST. S. PROPRIETORS, GIVE US A CALL LondoBrAug. i. from Vienna say that the :Austro-Hungar- ians have made the evacuation of Lemberg, the Gal- ician capital, says a dispatch from Co- penhagen to the Exchange Telegraph Company. Large quantities of goods have been removed from the city. The -Nieue Frie Presse, Vienna says it learns that a large number of the inhabitants of Lemberg have already left the place. FURNACES AND Sheet Metal Work Geo. R. Dixon Co., PHONE 1057 REAR STAFFORD BLOCK Car 'Five Roses' FLOUR In Town Today ASK YOUR GROCER The Saunders Haj- Grain Co. ICE CREAM SOCIAL Church Thursday Week') LIGHT REFRESHMENTS MUSIC EVERYBODY. WELCOME GRAIN GROWERS Markets keep ad- vancing steadily and we look for still high- er markets in the near future. Crops arc short.both in U. S. and Canada and; rust reports keep coming in from the north- ern States and Manitoba. We., solicit both Cash Grain and opt- ion business and will gladly give any information toe have. We give you a quick, efficient and reliable service at all times. Let us prove it to; you. Salberg Grain Cp. -lull Hull J PHONES Lethbridge. ical Manager. "Residence 572. Signed: .1. A. Sheard. B. B. McGregor. P. L. Davis. Alt. Hoselton. Westbrook. Bros. Edward H. Tripp. A. Kalenchap. R. Minor. Lee Bnsson. W. Pilchali. J. M. Kennedy. Kd. Kennedy. For a clean scalp and .glossy-heal- thy hair use Rcxall MS" 'Shampoo 25c at Rexall Stores only. .1.. D. Hlglnbotham Co.. Limited, Drug Boston, Mass., Aug. O' Leary, of Seattle, Canadian lightweight champion made his Boston debut to- night by decisively hammering Ever Hammer, in a 12-round bout to ft de- cision. Larry Conley gavo the decis- ion. Both -boxers fought hard from start to finish. In fact, no "quieter" fight has ever been seen in a local but-'auperlor cleverness of the west- erner enabled him In land more telling blows. While he look a lot of punish- ment from his being a mixer, he was hardly marked up, while Hammer got bad1 cut on his left eye from a stiff left of O'Lcary's In the fifth round. The lethbridge Highlanders 113th Overseas Batt, C.E.F. 1001EN WANTED To Complete Establishment Your chance to DO YOUR BIT at once Office, 604 3rd Ave., S. ;