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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 2, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta THURSDAY, AUGUST 2,1917 THE LKTHBHHHiE DAILY HKKAL1J PAGE SEVEN PATRIOT IS KILLED Private Raymond Hall Died Vimy Ridge-Was Well Known in District at (From Our Own Correspondent) Pincher Crook, Aug. 1.-It 1>iib just hocn learned that Pto. Raymond CI. Hull has made the supremo sacrifice. Mr. Thos. Craig lins recently had a letter returned which ho had written to Hull returned with the Information written on the bock of it by tho captain of tho battalion in which Hall �was fighting, that tho young patriot was killed at Vimy Rldgo on April 9th. Ho was well known here, having worked for sovoral farmers. Word has been rocolved by relatives here that Pto. Gornld (Curly) Marquis, who left hero with tho 101st battalion, 1ms boon transferred to another unit and Ir now somewhere In France. Liout. Gorton, who was homo on furlough from Franco, has returned to Hngland and at any time may go again to the scene of action. Mrs. Gorton and children arc at present visiting with friends in town. Mr. and Mrs. Chaa. Thomas of Fish-burn, are at present at Lothbridge, where Mr. Thomns has undergone a very critical operation. Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Clark and family, of Lothbridge, accompanied by the Misses Clark of Calagry and Saskatoon aro the guests of Mr. and Mrs. J). S. McCrea. J. H. Schofield left on Wednesday bs a delegate from the Pincher Creek Auto club to attend the Automobile Convention at Calgary. Mr. and Mrs. A. Cornet and family, former residents here, are returning from Vancouver to reside here again. Mr. Cornet arrived last Friday and has accepted a position in Foote's blacksmith shop. Mrs. Cornet and the children will come later. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Bosscnberry of Calgary, arrived here on Tuesday and will visit at the homo of Mr. and Mrs. H. Bossenborry for a week or two. Mrs. A. C. Kemmis and daughters tiro visiting for a couple of weeks with Mr. and Mrs. John Kemmis of Cowley. Miss Oxloy left on Saturday last for a. vacation In Spokane and other points Vest. Miss Joan V. Rankin of Jencan, Alaska, is tho guest of her brother, Cain Rankin of Twin Dutte. L. H. Huntor had a very enjoyable three weeks' tour of the cities of the coast and visited with several former residents of Pincher Creok. John Stevenson after concluding his work on tho examining board at Edmonton on Wednesday last 'continued hlB journey to Vegrevtfle, where' Mrs. Stevenson is visiting!with rela-' fives. F. C. McDowell returned to town on Thursday after spending a short time at Banff, following the closing of the work of the examining board at the department at Edmonton. Mr. and Mrs. Macintosh and family accompanied by Mr. Langstaff, were Cardston visitors tor the week-end. MILADI STATES TO VOTE Washington, Aug. 1.-A resolution for submission to the states of a pro: hlbitlon amendment to the federal constitution was adopted late today by the senate. The vote was GB to 20, eight more than the necessary two-thirds. Ab adopted the resolution contains a provision that the states be asked to ratify tho agreement. The bouse still must act on the resolution. Mrs. W. H. Young spent the past two weeks at the Watorton Lakes. *   Tho ladles of the Baptist church will bow at tho Rod Cross .rooms* tomorrow afternoon as usual. *   Mlas Alberta Janot of Medicine Hat Is visiting her sister, Mrs. Percy For-ster, Victoria Mansions. *   Mr. J. K. Bernard and son left yesterday for two weeks vacation at Cranbrook, B. C. *   Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Thomas aro in tho city. Mr. Thomas has recently undergone a critical operation but Is progressing favorably. * �  The ladles society of the B. F. A. S. and D. will moot at the homo of Mrs. J. J. Grogan, 1708 7th Ave. north tomorrow evening. Tho regular monthly meeting of tho executive of the Hod Cross Society will be hold in the Red Ctobb rooms tomorrow ufteruoon at threo o'clock. *   Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McNally and Mr. J. W. Bell, all of Medicine Hat arrived in tho city today by motor, en-route for Banff and Calgary. * * * In yesterday's column it was announced that tho Misses Dorothy and Alberta Cronkhlto were visiting Miss Besslo Loverlng. They aro visiting Mrs. J. E. Lovering. * *  Tho Christian Church Bible school picnic will bo held tomorrow afternoon at four o'clock, the parties meeting at the church. Those who will not be able to attend at this hour are asked to meet at tho Lothbridge laundry . at 6 o'clock and proceed oast of the power' house where tho picnic Is being held. * * * Roport for tho Gait Hospital for the month of July, 1917. Number of patinas in hospital .beginning of month ..... ... 48 Admittances during month ... 10S Transients during the month .. 10 166 Number of patients discharged during month............... 106 Deaths during month......... 5 Number of patients in hospital at end of month............ 45 Transients discharged during month.................... 10 166 Lowest number of patients in . -hospital during jnonth ....., 36 Highest number of patients, ;ln hospital during month ...... 67 Daily average during month ., 45.1 Number of hospital days for ^ '  privato patients .......... 303 Number of hospital days for ward patients (paying) ..... 874 Number of hospital days for ward patients (free) ....... 222 Total number of hospital days for month...... ......'. 3 399 Number of operations under general anaesthetic .......... 74 Number of operations under local or no anaesthetic ...... 6 Number of patients treated in outdoor department ... ______ 3 Number of dressings and treatments in outdoor dept....... 5 (Sgd.) - E. A. McCLARTY, Lady Supt. INCREASE RATES. Toronto, July 26.-All the Toronto daily papers, morning and evening, have announced increases In their subscription rates effective August 1. Single copies will be two cents instead of one cent and there is an advance of one cent in annual subscription rate. Mr. R. R. Davidson and family have returned from Watorton Lakes, whore they have spent tho last two weeks. � * * Mr. It. H. Dobson has returned from Calgary, to which point lie accompanied his f;ither and party.    Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Clark and family aro visiting Mr. and Mrs, D. S. McCrea of Pincher Crook.  * * Tho Misses Kitty and Ivy Sinclair aro week-end visitors from Medicine Hat, registered at tho Lothbridge.  *  Mr. Geo. Scott of Henderson, field and Patterson, loft today fo:' a Uinv weeks business trip to tho Hat,  � � Miss K. M. Holmes, Hull Block, has returned to the city from Banff, where she has boon engaged professionally for the past two weeks.   � Mr. asd Mrs. J. H. Cummings and son Lylo leave for Calgary today by auto to spend a few days in that city.    Mr. W. A. lsom of the C. P. R. dispatchers staff, loaves for Edmonton shortly, to which point ho has been transferred. Mrs. Isom and family will follow later. � * * Mr. E. L. C. Forstor of the Department of Inland Revenue, Winnipeg, is spending a few days with his brothers, E. R. J. Forster and Percy For-ster.    With tho unanimous expression that, they had had tho best time in their lives the last party of Knox campers arrived home today. For the past two weeks the older young people of Knox church have been enjoying the life at Waterton and the Ideal weather which has favored the camp has greatly added to the enjoyment. The boys of tho party came home without any casualties but tho girls complexions havo undergone some startling changes, thanks to Old Sol and It is feared that it will take some time for them to regaln;; their natural appearance. Special thanks are due to Mr. and Mrs. Ainsworth who diet everything in their power to make the camp the success it undoubtedly was. Tho campers also wish to thank inspector Chaney of tho R. N. W. M. l>. for hi* part in helping the party.    ; Loyal Order of Moose No. 792, held a very enjoyable.evening in their hall on Tuesday. The members Sylves' a^nd. friends being ..present in goodly numbers'; which taxed tho hall to its utmost capacity. Various offices of, the order gave addresses of tho pro-, gross of the organization. At the- conclusion of the first half of the program ice cream and cako was served. After the conclusion of the program, tho gathering dispersed with singing God Save the King. Tho following program was given: Address, chairman, C. S. Magulre; organ selections, E. Williams; recitation, Mrs. Williams; song, Mr. Roosa; dance (Horn Pipe), Miss Ward; song, Mr. Kiiner; address o$ Mooseheart, Prest. Diet. Bro. Haines;1-organ selections, E. Williams; comic song, Mr. Mockford;; phonograph selections, Mr. McGuire; song, Master-Taylor; song, Miss Washbrook; clos-' ing address on "'Moose Legion", Dictator. '�'-*�' WORKMAN-SPACKMAN The marriage took place at Stirling on Saturday last of Miss Feme Workman of Macleod, to Mr. Elmer Lewia Spackman of Stirling, the ceremony being performed by Bishop Green In the presence ot a few immediate friends. " ? .'� Ice Cream At Your Summer Everybody Likes It. Why bother with a menu that means hard work for days. Why trouble to arrange a repast that only Nome of your a newts will enjoy when all of them like lee Cream. Ice Cream is easy to serve. Ice cream is easy to buy. You don't need to do any "planning" at all -just call us up and we'll do the rest. The Crystal Dairy, Ltd Friday's Store News at " The Bay " Chautauqua Week Commences Thurs., Aug. 7th When in the City Visit "The Bay." Light Luncheons and Afternoon Teas Served Daily. Friday and Sat, the Last Days of our Portrait Offer Beautiful Convex Portrait Value $3.50 No offer in Canada can compare with ihis. All you have to do is bring in your photo and get one of these beautiful enlargmcnts. No orders accepted after Saturday. Act at once. 1 Ladies' Ready-to-Wear LADIES' ALL SILK UNDERSKIRTS In shades of rose, Copenhagen, greens, black and navy. Priced from ____...................................... LADIES' yOILE WAISTS Beautiful irinimings. All sizes. Regular $2.75. Special.................................................. CHILDREN'S PRESSES Fine quality prints. Well made. Sizes 6 to 14. Price only, each. ...:.................................' LADIES* TAFFETINE UNDERSKIRTS -.....In colors ot black, nary, brown and Copenhagen. �% qq All to clear ----.........-.................. !�?�! 4.75 1.99 79c Housefurnishings LINOLEUMS IN INLAID AND PRINTED QUALITIES. A DEAUTIFUL SELECTION TO CHOOSE FROM AT PRICES WELL BELOW MARKET VALUE. TO DUY NOW IS TO'BUY WISELY. WINDOW SHADES OFFERING AN EXCEPTIONAL VALUE IN ALL CLASSES OF STYLES. PLAIN GREENS, CREAM AND GREEN. ALSO WITH INSERTION TRIMMINGS. CUT TO ANY SIZE WITHOUT EXTRA CHARGE. CARPETS AND RIHJS DISPLAYING A VAST ASSORTMENT OF ALL QUALITIES AND MANY SIZES INCLUDING VELVETS, TAF'ESTRY, BRUSSELS, WILTON'S AND AXMINSTERS. CALL IN AND LOOK THEM OVER. Best Granulated Sugar, 10$ lb. sack. Special ....... 9.85 Grace!y Nfcws of Quality and Special 55c 1.05 35c 38c 23c 42c 18c Welcome Borax 8oap Powder. no -Special, package ................... bfaC 35c Pure Olive Oil.;f,Speciel Pint tin .....11;............ Pure Olive Oil. Special �* , � Quart tin ....., !Package Corn Meal. Special 2 for .......};......i.......... Fancy Sodas, 2 lb. cartons. Special......'................. Royal Crown Soap. 5 bars carton ..Special....................... .Crisco, 1'2 lb. Special Per tin....................... Salmon, 1 lb. tilt tine. Special....................... Canned Corn. Special 2 cane........... Heavy Pack Tomatoes. ' Special, tin ...................... Canned Tomatoes. Special Tin ........................... Klenzo Hand Cleaner, regular 15c. 2 for ............................ Tuxedo Baking Powder, 2'/2 lbs. Special .......................... Royal Crown Cleanser. Special 3 tins for .. Sani Flush, Special Tin ................. OA* M * *r> 20c 25c 43c 24c 22c Round Toilet Paper, Prices for the Week-end 25c 40c 45c 1.00 45c 45c 44c 15c 20c Fancy Lemons. Melrose Tea. Special Per lb............. Choice Blend Coffee. 3 lbs. for .......... Graham Wafers, 2 lb. tins. Oatmeal Wafers, 2 lb. tins. Christie Cream Sodas, 2 lb. tins .......... Parowax for Sealing Fruit. Canned Pumpkin. Special Tin ............... See Page 6 for Interesting News of in Men's Negligee Shirts ains �MCO��Q��T*D tW�� _ I. tUMIOCf. STOAf 1 COMHtMlQNtfc ompamj. > 4" �> �8> ? �! > �> F RED CROSS NOTES ? The.:,. Hague, July 30, via London, July ,81- The fishin* village of Sehe-veniifcen was thronged all day today by crowds awaiting-the arrival ot tho rescued crews of si^ and some say ten 8cheveningen Ashing luggers wantonly sunk by one German submarine within the zone, 20 miles 'from the coast, which the' German government Itself had designated safe. Some ot the rescued men told a correspondent that the- commander was A lad of 19, entirely Irresponsible, and utterly indifferent to the question whether he had a right to sing the vessels. To the indignant remonstrance of one skipper the boy pirate replied: "Oh, well, if we don't sink you, the British will take your ship away." To another protest that the luggers were well within the safety zone he replied: ."Can't help It; down she goes." One Sphevenlngen veteran remarkod: "What the boy. p!r�*�� need is a taste of the cat." ' �SWT HI8 STEP. '!Ji&*. he palUtedijret?' ; f'Not^s fyetfiJiH I! think ne'e going to. At least he,bah Wight himself one ot those military overcoats, with the belt and the big buckle In front," . The following articles were shipped to Calgary from'Lethbridge Branch of the Red Cross during July. 18 sheets, 252 towels, 72 pillow cases, 12 nurse's aprons, 24 bath towels, 12 suits pyjamas, 2. Burgical shirts, 12 slings, (i surgical Stockings, . 6 surgical Blockings, 6' assorted bags, 8 sleeves, 30 day shirts, 18 suits pyjamas, 12 pillow cases, 12 towels, 24 manytalled bandages, 60 slings, 24 T bandages, 12 surgical stockings, 18 pr. socks, 24 towels, 30 suits pyjamas, % towels, 24 towels, 56 pillow cases, 78 pillow cases, 24 binders, 6 suits pyjamas, 6 sheets, 72 T '.bandages, 48 manytalled bandages, 132 slings, 18 suits pyjamas, 12 shirts, 144 T bandages, 12 slings, 24 manytalled bandages, 12 khaki slings, 12 towels, 1)8 prs. socks, 54 prs. socks, 12 prs. socks. Mrs. VVm. Scott, Con. Packing Com. DISALLOW APPEAL. London, July 30.-Tho privy council disallowed the appeal of the Vancouver Power company yorsus tho Corporation of North Vancouver concerning the rights of the respondents to assume the ownership of tho appellants system. Tho judgment states that the right to assume ownership at tija end of ten years remained as in the agreement, Conditions ot assumption having been fulfilled the uppell-lauta objection is unsoundV _ ,_ DETAILS OF PARIS Paris, July 29, via London, July 30. -The censor today permitted the publication ot scanty details of an air raid made on Paris Friday night which the Associated Press was1 not allowed to send yesterday, and which tho French newspaper wero permitted to publish. According to this information bombs were dropped oh three different suburbs. In tho llrst tho bombardment caused no damage; in tho other two localities five or six bombs wore dropped, causing tho slight injury of two women. One of the women was struck while in bed and was removed to a hospital; tho other was injured by flying glass. One bomb of several that fell In a field is believed to have coutalned asphyxiating gas. Tho attempted raid Saturday was ovon more unsuccessful than that on Friday; for the German,aviators were not able to reach Paris at all. Their coming was anticipated and French protecting aeroplanes were above and circling around ParlB from early evening. The residents, however, did not look for a renewal of the fruitless attack of the previous night and most ot them had retired when the sirens gave the warning. 'Crowds rushed to the streets, roofs and windows instead of seeking shelter, but they saw nothing. Less than an hour after the first warning reassuring bugles announced that the enemy aviators had been turned back. ANTI-WASTE REFORMS A careful canvass of a woman's association in an Eastern city the other day resulted in the discovery that more than half of tho ladies had actually Introduced Into their homes reforms in management suggested by the patriotic campaigns of recent times. Comment was made that, wholly apart from war service, the greater olflciency resulting from the anti-waste propaganda would have a far-reaching influence. Aii Interesting discussion took placo as to whether the introduction of spirit ot saving into so many homes where no great attention was paid to such economies before would lead to any loss of that hospitality on which Cana-\ dians pride themselves. Opinions differed. Many told of instances they know of entertaining had given up the practise. Tho conclusion reached was that, as tho necessity for saving in the home became more widely appreciated, gueBts would not expect lavish entertainment. It was generally agreed that great progress in the education of the public had been made-in. recent times, by such campaign* as that of the National Service Board, although much remained to be done before the people could be depended upon to save and seryjk - ' -'� ' t; ;