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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 3, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta AUGUST 1918 THE LfrrHBWDGE DAILY IIERALb PAGE FIFTEEN SILK DAY AT THE BAY Taffeta A beautiful quality of 36 width in colors Pale Nigger Brown and REGULAR JL Silk Crepe Five bolts only to be sold at this price in colors Slate Navy and WORTH FOR Foulard Silk A beautiful twotone Spot Foul ard 36 in color combina tions of Rose with Green Blue with harmonizing spots and Grey with spots that blend per REGULAR FOR 99c Washable Satins This is a real The goods arrived too late for the opening of the the reduced They are 36 and the colors are Rose and REGULAR FOR 99c Inaugurating a Series of Special Events to be held Daily During the Entire Month of August ciach day will be devolecf to soitie special line of merchandise at prices prevailing for that day onlyt Ones day Silks Dress then to be followed up in rotatibh by different requirements for the person or Your requirements will appear in due WATCH THE ADS CAREFULLY f They will V y is admittedly the Quietest period of the year from the mer chants are content Id mark time during that satisfied IP await the opening up of Fall BUT THIS IS NOT OUR Our aim is to do merely during stated periods of the but EVERY DAY OF THE We have the values are confidently assert that our prices are volume of business and its steady growth testify to It only remains for us to convince you of the wisdom of taking advantage of the special prices prevailing during these Daily Events to fulfil our ambition of making August as good a merchandising month as any in the We are well aware that very extraordinary inducements must be held out to tempt you out these hot days but a careful study of our daily advertisement will amply repay you and convince you that during this month you can SAVE MONEY ECONOMISE EXERCISE REAL THRIFT The slogan Buy Now For The Future is growing and a very wise slogan it Shortsighted indeed is the person who fails to res pond to BUY NOW FOR THE will be WASH GOODS DAY KandySilks A really handsome range of in 14 12 and 34 stripes in beautiful Only a limited quantity to REGULAR FOR 89c Jap Silks Fifteen pieces of this Silk to clear on Fifteen pieces and fifteen Be early for this REGULAR 35c FOR 22c Ninons A wide range of colors in these charming Included are Pale Black and 36 in REGULAR FOR 79c Pailette Silks No There is no mistake re garding the are really to be sold at absurd as that price may The colors are Brown and FOR YARD MILADI NOT FOR August la Remem brance Day in which we cntor upon the fifth year of the will ba celebrated In Great Japan and Can It is well at this time to keep In mind the great cause for which we are fighting and which is so aptly penned in thefollowing verse by Kdward Guest Not for ourselves In golden gain Not for a bigger of land Not Tor a port to rule the Not for n nation to command We brave the fight on land and That suffering people shall go Heads we march into tho field Singing tho songs cf freeborn Hiding no stains upon our Having no cause we dare not Today our banners are unfurled As champions of a better If ever a holy war If over men have died for And drawn In honors cause tho blade It is this strife which claims our No selfish cunning mars our thought We fight and dlo as free men PERSONAL Finnomore and daughter have roturnod from spending a vaca tion at tho Miss Violet Warner of lllalrmoro is visiting trionda in b McOlenoghan and daugh ter liavo left to spend some lime at Proctor where they have taken a and William Whyte were lu Nelson tills Allison left today to join Allison at V Bletcher and family and Leech and family are spending the week at and Master Lynn and Lloyd and Miss Price leave tomorrow for Waterton Lakes to and Rivers and family have returned from visiting at Waterton Mitchell of Bow Island has left for tho east to spend a month with mother and other relations at Miss Kirk left yesterday morningto visit in for the month of Robert Livingstone and child ren werevisitors in Nelson last Tues Miss May Hopwood and Miss Edle Treed of Montreal are gueits of Miss Daisy Hussell of 2nd and Bickell are leav ing today to visit In Hobert Barrowman and fam ily have returned from holidaying at the coastal Miss Miss Stlnson and McGregor have gone to the and Porterfield of Saska toon aro in the having been call ed horo by sad of their Ernie and his Mies 1 of father and sister of have ar rived in tho city for extended Syliea of who has n holidaying at Banff for the pait returned to the iflty yetiter day and is tho guest of her Gear for the week Richard Flower and of are visiting the formers Albert of 8th for a few and Kirkham and family and Kirkham have left for Waterton Lakes where they have taken a cottage for a couple of Lome and McTavlsh and Hlundell and Richards and family of Medicine Hat passed through the city this week to spend a vacation at Si The Lethbridgo Conservatory of Music has secured the services of Joseph late of the Vlrc Clavin School of Music of Loudo 1 as teacher of singing the advanced grades of piano play Banner ban had a long ex perience in both these brandies and will be a most welcome addition to tho ranks of the teaching profession of the There was great excitement at Wat ertou Lakes last week when a new baby arrived on the scene quite un The wee mite has the honor at being the first baby born there and Is to be called Kathleen Watorton Smith in remembrance of the She is also to be present ed by the inhabitants witli a silver mug with her name It is safe to say that Miss Smith Is the most popular person at camp at tho present The happy parents are and of who have taken a cottage CHURCHES AND SOCIETIES 4 e Hedlunds section of Rebek ahs will meet at Henderson Lake on Monday evening at i Kathleen Muggins Miss Sadie Hunter Mitchell Laverick Wakelin Short Short Bailey Clara Wright Marrisou Fred Hick Wilson Holt A ship ment of socks is being sent to the soldiers The of the United Church held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday afternoon in the church After the opening exercises the scripture lesson was read by followed by a report from the record by Smith gave a very nice solo after which an address on Japan taken from the study book was given by WEDDINGS BACKUES On Thursday August at the Palliser Miss Golda Backues of was united to Stanley Clifford of Carman by fi nancial secretary of Knpx They were attended by and Leonard also of Carman food cool without There is seldom a day in Alberta that knows not a good Those deprived of ice can make use of this Put whatever you wish kept cool in a large pan as you would set it on a refrigerator Over this turn a and over all a cloth with the edges tucked in the bottom Pour on water enough to thoroughly saturate the cloth and have a little water in the bottom Set this in the breeze and you will be surprised bow qool your iceless refrigerator can Or better still fix a narrow box in a shady Make the side that catches the breeze of Used as a refrigerator this box will prove a wonder as long as this canvas or thick cloth is kept Reader of Current GALT JO IIN S M ANDSON At 2417 Fifteenth street on July by I Miss Emma of Vulcan was united in marriage to Hamilton also of KNOX CAMP o o The campers of Knox Sunday school have returned after a very enjoyable time at Waterton They spent two weeks exploring the trails in that and their many experiences include the lake trip into the United States well as a long tramp to Lake This proved to be a beautiful 1500 feet up in the almost surrounded by rocky It was only reached at ter very hard and industrious climb ing on the part of everyone in the but the trip wus regretted none for tho magnificent scenery re paid all tho The Big Sisters wish to thank everyone who helped to make tin camp at Ainsworths cot tage a 0 SUBSTITUTES FOR ICE Ue following pairs of socks A correspondent has sent the fol idsou littlt WisM useful tHrfstious for keeping Numerous visitors to the city last week remarked upon the beauty of Gait The old square has over been a sharer in our joys and sorrows and was doing Its bit by looking its prettiest for the U has for so long been a sort of hub about which our plans revolve that it was fitting y chosen as the centre for last weeks ir In no other city In the West is hero to be found such a charming and restful nestled right In the centre of tho usual bare streets and bringing nature into the leart of the Reglna has a park somewhat of the same but not so strikingly situated and certain ly not as The careful plan ning of Gait Its beautiful combinations of flowers and Itg rest ful seats prove most Inviting to all weary mortals and who among us are not at one time or another Old timers will remember the days when there present gardens wore a patch of a turningground for the ox teams which hauled their loads Into tho little village of then In Its In tho old days prior to 1S85 these long heavily laden loads pulled into tho city from Mon tana along tho north side of the pre sent square and drew up In front of a low frame the headquarters of the Baker where the present Hudson flay Store is now sit These slowmoving con sisting usually of eight yokes of oxen and three heavily laaen need ed a large space for and so pulled around In a huge left vacant for the This was the first origin of the present Gait Gar When the old narrow guage track i was laid into the town the daft of oxteams passed away and as grew and was laid out this square was reserved by Sir Alexander Gait for the benefit of the In those days it became an unlovely space fenced around by low square with a single chain running and openings at its four cor If the old square could only what stories It could tell of many an exciting game of lacrosse that has been played upon and many a royal row that has been staged there over the decision of some un fortunate now doubtless de No doubf 1U earthly old sides wiggled with merriment the day two prespirlng contestants in the full heat of a good strong Alberta sun ran around the cinder paths that sur rounded on a ten mile As time advanced It saw base basket ball each In and the old square will remem ber the day when it was the battle ground for a huge carnival of three days duration when crazy houses and fought for supre macy through finally do parting leaving the scene a mass of confetti that taxed even the power of our western winds to Finally tho eventful day came when the square was planted about with treetrunks that needed only time to blossom into their pre sent It then remained for Mitchell to plan and plant and coax it Into Ita present a pleasant contrail to Itg old bareness and a standing monument to the pros perity and advancement of the If the square was popular in the old lacrosse days it still retains that pop though of a different Always the seats are filled with peo ple enjoying its from outof town visitors to mothers from crowded apartments with their little children finding restfrom the Oppressiveness of heated Many have remark ed their appreciation at being able to use the park as well as to admire i In this connection It teams sad to think that the park superintendent should have to complain of children wilfully destroying his as waa the case in the spring nor does it exhibit the right spirit to leave pieces of paper and rubbish about when proper receptacles are placed there for the express purpose of receiving The latest addition to the park Is the very effective flag which was ar ranged tlile and which was the object of much admiration last ELECTRICAL WORKERS GET BIG INCREASE In creases of from 10 to 20 per wero awarded today by tho War Labor Board to the employees of the General Electric at Schenactady and Pitts cost more than they Are worth a ItwL aw lair tat BiUElRIBBON ;