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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 6, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta POUR THE LETHBR1DGE DAILt HERALD WEDNESDAY AUGUST JUtfbbtibge Detalb P A I LY A N O W E E K LY Subscription Rates Vr delivered per year bv per by ptr year by per to TELEPHONES Easiness Office 1J5 Editorial OSlce 124 BucMnan President and Macasta Director John Torranco Business IfaniEer Dates of expiry ot suoscrJptlons ap pear daily on address Accept ance ot papers after eiitlration date is our authority to continue the sub Your King and Country Need You Right Now THE PROGRESS OF THE WAR Canadian forces are gradually work lug Into and tuouuil the great city for the capture of which they have been patiently striving for ArlllJery bombardment has mado the life of the German garrison in the city almost while the sharp infantry rushes at periodical stages have placed the Can adians within striking distance of the centre of the A trench here and a trench an an a railway a section of one position at a vrith slow but sure the Canadians are gaining a tighter holduponthe defences of the anlil some day Uie entire defence of the great will collapse and the Huns will he forced to Activity for the time being is halt ed on the Belgian front awing to bad On the Champagne the French have broken the German Crown Princes lines in three advancinga considerable dis tance and taking On the RussiFn retreating KuEsians hare atlasV determined to make show of resistance and are preparing OT an On the Rumanian front the Auslrlanshave op ened an men who manage prove their and escrt a great Influence ou tho future agricultural devdopmenU of a Especially U this true ta the caso pf uewor get I lei couutriea and the visit of Ltntleld of serves to impress U on our mini When Llnfield took uy ex perimental agriculiural work just a sUort lime prior to the estab lishment of the Domfnfon experuiiea tal farm hereunder pcoyiu utmved Montana and tho greater part or Southern Alberta was a wilderness ot no use to man but for the grazing of Hut the ex perimental farm proved that agricul ture was feasible on liic plains of the two sections result that it has now become the established in and thousands cf iojpG are getting a livelihood where fifteen years ago the sheep and horses held full U was by experimenting that tho change was brought was experimented with In Southern Alberta1 End la Montana with the re sult that last year Southern Alberta raised bushels of south tha Red Corn Is ba 5ontana last year raised over bushels matured com and there is little doubt that Alberta will yet develop PICKED UP SSIJN THB BUSY a variety which can be made to grow United States lias changed his me to George litcause RAIN CAME VERY OPPORTUNELY 7 Although therain cametoo late to help the earlier crops nevertheless the generalnln Tlsited the south night has done 3 world ofgood pros pects ars considerably Bonlhem Alberta fanners is a whole nave nothing to the crop of this andwith the rain to bring on the late crops so that they will maSe good feed if nothing else they will be immeasnrealjly better off thin they thought they would he three weeks rain will also do much for the potato irrigation sot practiced the potatoes threatened be a This vory necessary crop will not ts heavy by any riut the rain will save it from being a complete failure and ripen Tte suggested Llnfieli fh the growing of Russian sunflowers for fodder on land that would be summer fallowed very possibly opens out a new method ot making our land are figaln more and more to livestock asour grain farmers be come and fodder crops become more and more So far corn Is or less of a failure even for But II the Russian sunflower will do In this country what it has done at the Bozeman agricultural demonstration farm it take the place of corn and vrlU readily he accepted by our Especially lll this be so 22 the lind higher priced through settle ment A farmer feels no qualms about summer an acre Bnt if tt grows to be worth 5100 per ncre he will not like letting It lie Idle cne year ia two or one year in threa as crop wllVEerre the purpose of sum inerfalioff low in cleaning the land and at the same time produce a large Volume of fodder for livestock will prove Such seems o be the case Russian sunflower and If it protes so It will a direct re sult ofgooa work on the experimental farms of the suggestions like this are what the farmers and wha mate them lorn to the experimental farm for their Pie Is rlence less of U will go THE JkfR RICHARD MlBRIpE death ol Sir Richard eipremler ol British re Inoves oae of the outstanding political men6ttli9 day Iron Canadian lite was probably never a more popular provincial premier lhan SI Dick to practlp sllFSTSrrone Tho fecew him person He was the British Columbi goreroment or years and had a large foHowfag when he qtiithls position to 6 toLondon as agent tor tho coast Sunflowers for fodder Isnt a yellow Lory even if the name might indicate s It Is Quite evident that the Winnl peg convenUon 1 wavering between determination to win the war and de termination ontho part of some to the next war or no war WeMrt McBrida was almosttoo nochof a popular and his polit mi too for it rc such large nmJDritles in the IcgjslAttirft that ha inevitable hap There was built up about him ft machine apparently he had little to but which rested on hlastrength and look advan tage ol the prcstfgo helent the gov ernmentto pillage the resources ot the province for their own political His resignation from the premiership of British Columbia Tras Iho signal ior the downfall of tha government of Ihe party which had been In for long what the people of Brit ish Columbia believe of tho political associates with which Sir Richard lurrouaded or rath er allowed hlnisfclf to be hey will always have a warm spot In hearts for A Clarence Rogers nas won the military medal for gooi WorkIn the Plying Lcthbridg soldiers bava held up thelr end in th fighting has beea done oa th western front The snmtnertallows the Thl year has proved It is therefor cheerfol to Icnow that there Is enormous acreage of summerfallo inrSoilhern Alberta ready lor th seed next Toronto Ms tax arrears of Lethbridge has tax arrears of JDOI 00ft Toronto has populatlt It loo ag If it was about time to put on t Tax Bales are not nl things tave in any coinmani then neither are tai arrears head of population iPotatoes are going to be more test ot a failure unless tbero tl mo The Indicate th It not people with pota crops within the cjty limits using cl water to irrigate The work ot the past fourmonths will bo practic ally lost pnleas this is And tho Joanlry needs the food supply the potatoes will The late Leopold de who died on May aged has left an estatevMued at so far as can at present be late ly from tho was chosen president of the Stratford Conserva tive Indulgence In green pears caused the death of the twoyearold son o Cecil Steaduiau at The Kingston Hosiery company has been given orders for hos iery tor I he French 000 dozen for the and an order for the American Army ior military Official nndouncoaent was made by the British recruiting mission tonight that Denton la charge of recruiting for the Royal Flying go to Texas shortly to lay out an aviation camp for the Kor the breaking of two small bones In her and the displacement of her wrist through a fall on an Icy Annie Seamcs has been awarded judgment for against he city of Registered men wbo resist the selec tive draft law face miltav courlmar tial for desertion and thy yossibiHty of execution for in time of The wbolo military and civil power of the cities or counties his wife and then killed himself at i will be employed to bring them to home near after d received a summons from the oj A threeweeksold Infant was found elive in a field near Henry foitnerly a Supreme Court has bceu ap pointed guardian fcr the fiveyearold John JaOb At the completion of the third year ot war theOverseas club banded the director ot general military aeronau tics u cheque for The Australian Senate Repatriation Bill provides a maximum grant of to caih soldier settler on It is estimatcI ihat will be required to provide this A workman wati sentenced to a months imprisonment at Newcastle England fur wasting He re fused to eat tho bread wife pro and when it was offered to his children ho threw it on the Tho Swiss government issued an order sequestration the entire ce ria crops with the exception bf tho qualities required for personal consumption of the producers and for seed whose father ana grandfather officers in the not wish to bear the same me George the Ger n AVilliam a young vinsk In tho Province cf has beeu kidnapped and placed in jailby the Council of Peasants Deputies because alter denouncing the peasants for ILeir lack of bad organized a corps ot nua3 to work Ihe Thft trado unions have taken up the question ol soldiers At a aicet of CO members of Parliament it was urged that it be fixed at Ss Lord Berestord declared that tho pay ot tho navy had not beeu raised In 60 The sailors are Included iu A powerful committee has been The orderincouncll of last year which provided ofllcers re vetted to a lower rank there would be no reduction In their pensions or separation lias been amended to Includo warrant of ficers and uoncommlssoued who were omitted from tho original Georgo Perkins and George ot New York have beeu appointed un a committee on food con servation by Ihe National Service Commission 01 the Presbyterian church to wage a nationwide cam paign among Its members to carry out tho plans sot forth by Herbert ot and ot and of all of Ihe Canadian Mounted have brought to Paris a French Csg which I exemption board to appear for litary He had been married ly a short The oldest travelling man in ssibly the In the United is of who made a million or more in e manufacture of oilcloths at rop and who now is 35 years of Touchy Corns and New Shoes The comfort of old shoes may now be with new makes it No need to wince from new shoes nor No need to undergo a period of Before getting a new pair of shoes be corn free by using gentle and should a new com come Blue jay will bring instant Most families have a package of Bluejay Plasters at always Relief is always and instant Paring never Harsh liquids are Bluejay removes the corns roob and elL The Erst application removes 91 percent More stubborn cases require a second or third treatment Wear new complete Forget your Bluejay points the Know BAUER BUCK Limited Bluea jay Corns QncUr For Sate by all PRACTICAL VALUE OF OUR EXPERIMENTAL FARMS VAry often we do not properlyap pncitto the Talue of our ciperiracn Ul and derconslrallon Too Midom our farmers really cndoav mike practical profit from what tM firn can But In the Ions and the DOUBLE CURFEW FCn NSJ World cable from Paris aaya Prefccl of Huaclo announces the dnuMe carfew oclock It will be considered all nones people arc aid Iho pollen any light show In tt Bf mMnfgnt ereryono will bo enabled to reach home from lertonn encountered on tho that hour must produco jrapefj amj gho rpnarma or Unreserved Auction Sale OF CATTLE At Exhibition Oa AUGUST 11 COMMENCING AT 1040 ABOUT 250 HEAD AS FOLLOWS About 35 held of year old heliera and About of from 2 to 4 years About SO head of 2year old About 50 head of cow tn These cattfe are all of gooil Durham slock ami In rood Any one good should make a suoclal effort to attend his monsier sale at Magrath on August tERMI CASH OF L FARM SALE AND LIVE STOCK AUCTIONEER Ihey caplurM during a raid on anil have presented U in Iho name ol 10 the minister ot luo Damage climated at pro teeted by was austxl Ijy and water In tho warehouse ot Mocdoimlilo Consolidated Wholesale at The bla2o started froui anunknown in top and the vaster iioured iu to lDBUlau U worked Us way tliroush th i TLat a laree number o men who ovcrgeas wllh the Uanum tatta lion ofIufautry transformed into artillerymen is the information contained In a letter from now engaged in instructional du ties at Shorucllffe Ho stales that toe Jlltlo big mew give pro mise ol uiaMnE especially efficient ar Traction Engine REPAIRS arc well equipped to handle all kinds of repair work on either steam or gas Only Mgh class work feavat our and we will quote you prices that are right NIVEN 215 Flrtt Phone 1732 The censorship allowed newspapers to print the pictures of Kins Georges visit to the American camp and lliey availed themselves largely of the per Tho subjects include that showing the king talking to an enltet eii questioning him about a rifle and The Mother Superior ot the Plkh COTYOURGRA1N Pull Your Haul Your Grain or Hay WITH A STAUDERJAK ATRAGTOR Four Horses for the Prict of One 300 ON HAND AT CALGARY NOW f and a Ford IN GOOD CONDITION MAKES A GUARANTEED FARM TRACTOR WHICH WILL TAKE THE PLACE OF FOUR HORSES 24 HOURS PER WILL NOT HARM YOUR IF YOUR AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WRITE OR PHONE StaudeMakaTractor Sales Limited 304 ELEVENTH OR John Alberta hundred of thorn aro under his It is In tho homes ol the Provinco Ontario that thi great battles are to will have to bo fought oad declares Sir Premier of referring o Iho Food Controllers Conser vation words apply to Hot Weather is a Joy to the man or woman who is properly nourished with a easily digested The foodproblem in Summer war or any old is a simple one for the housewife who knows Shredded Wheat Biscuit and the many nutritious dishes that can be made with Shredded Wheat Biscuit is 100 per whole wheat fully complying with all government require ments in purity and cleanli Two or three Shred ded Wheat Biscuits with milk will fully nourish and satisfy the average person in hot and the cost is only a few Made in DIRECTOR OF AUTO LIVERY AND DRAWING f Boultons Auto Livery KNOW PHONii US AT ANY HOUR OF THE DAY OR i Phone 12O6 We use a Hudson In dare of an experienced and care ful The Hudson Auto Phone Day 12W OTTS v AUTO LIVERY Day Phone 1540 Night Phone 787 DRAYING 1345 or 13M Turner Witihell Office at Kennedyt 4ifliHth Si DRAYING Of AH Kinds Limited Freight Shell PHONES Office IS YOUR KITCHEN CROWDED Have sliat clumsy rarigc moved outj cooV on the neat NEW PERFEC TION OIL COOIC It does all the work of a coal or wood stove and takes up half the No no The Long Blue pvcs perfect Fpr laic by these dealers HlckSehl Hardware Hayr Hardware Taylor hardware Consumers Hardwire Use KoyaJilc Coal Oil md ltc Ncu Perfection tvill cook your meal for from 5 10 THE IMPERIAL OIL COMPANY Limited IN CITIEi ;