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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 8, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 1918 ftffi DAILY IIKHALD PAGE SEVEN Tickets Going Fast for the Chautauqua; Get Yours "We expect all tickets to be told today, but that no one may be disappointed In getting a season ticket, If you call W. J. office phone 777, residence phone 365 and make your reservation day, we will see that your tickets rri S. Dunham. TLoso ivlio havo not yet secured their tickets for the ChautautiLia bcrt next week, had better do so is soon as possible. This Is a warning Ic these who do not wisb to bft Icit out In the cold iioxt vrtirk, without a seas on ticket, or pertoaiis without even aii ciyportunity ot get Hug Into (bo big U-iii at nil This Is the reasou. This year's pro- gram is 50 per cenl. better thau last year and every town In tbe country which la privileged to have Cliautau- qua this year Is going wildly enthus- iastic over the artists. Chauluutiua does not merely mean listening to a lecturer for an hour or more. It also means the best ot music and cutcr- ulament Intermingled with the led- tirers. And even (he lecturers of tbe highest order, so that no cue will lie disappointed who attends Lelb- brltfgo Cltaulauq.ua next wecV, fi> the Ijlg teut, capacity Is to be located on Seventh street Just north ot the post office. Do on hand. Get Uie Ciisutauqui habft. to the committee ol ihc cabinet and will investigate labor conditions erally Hirougtiout lioim'ntou. This was not Nir. Walter's fir.it trip to Lcihbrtdge, having visited Ilia clly four years ago but he lit ib lime to remain hero so that he dIU not meet any ot Iho local labor leaders. OWlPHERMMTOi That the Industrial unrest BweepTng over Canada will never cense until something serious is done In the way of price-fixing in connection with the necessities ot life is tbe opinion of President J, C. WattereT of tho Trades and Labor Congress of Canada who was In the city for a'few hours this mnrrilng r. .Mrs. Taylor; adult Uible class. Rev. iladdoa. L. J. Adams and wife are syeuillng a few days la IJauff. Mr- V, Adams bus recently under- gone operation fu Calgary hospital. We aro pleased to report that Mr. Adams is getting along nicely. Miss Arnold, agent or the local tole- ptiouo office, is agafn on duty. News from Pie. Uert out- of our own soldier boys: BasiugBtoke Hospital, Hants, Eng.. July 13. 1918. Arrived here recently. This la a very nice hospital, all big new tulld- iog3, a Canadian hospital maimed by Canadian ilovtors and nurses. The doctor Is going to take my log out of the splint and put it in plaster cast, so then 1 win ue able to get up and get aroutid on erulc-bcs. I thluk 1 was prc'liy lucky going two years without getting a Ecratch and then for u little uuftct to get nit'. I was on patrol al tho lime, we wore try tug to steal up to an enemy out- post and captum ii, we got within about 25 and they saw us and I got it through the leg. i guess 1 can thank the Lord they did not have u machine gun. or I would have been cut to bits. They :tre an awful weapon those machine guna, they Ore bullets at the rate ol six or seven hun- dred a minute. Thp bullet that got me went In just below the knee and went through OOP hone and broke the othor, cut an ar- tery and tore some of the muscles and came out about 6 inches lower down. so it had quite a ramble around In my leg. They cut ray leg open for about six ioi-hes (o get Insi36 and that LealrJ up yet. Love to all. BERT. Donald Gray, a farmer In the Assinl- boiue vallc-y, expects to commence' culline wheat next Friday. A year ago this summer Chas. Mat- [liews, who lived In the Heaver Mines district in the Crow, ivas serving a year In tho provincial jail for horse stealing. He broke jail ant) escaped across tho line. -Tim other day he crossed the line to his old haunts at Beaver Mines and it is alleged that he stole another team ot horses, making Ills getaway across the line. However he was traced and a irire from the A, P. I', of this division led io his arrest. at Kalispel, Jlonl., where he is being hold pending the arrival of .Detective Pat Kgan'who will bring him back to stand trial. Charges'will belaid ag- ainst him of hoth horse'stealing and Jail breaking.- It Is JEkely trie yml will come uIT at Slaclebd as the for- mer crime was, committed in- that dis- trict. Victoria, B.C., Aug. Campbell, provincial -police con- stable, tod-y was committed for trial on a charge of manslaughter In connection with the death of Alttrt Goodwin, draftee who was shot near Cumberland, B.C-, while he Is alleged to have been resist- ing arrest. (From Our Own Corrc5ponilent> _........._____ _ __ a___ ____ Champ on, Aug. Hed Cross lion" In of currenrcon-l sowing meeting at tlie home of Mrs. Burned. Locally, however; it has made I McDougaU last-week was very well very little difference hi tho revenue t attended. Wovk during the of the department, afternoon: 17 face cloths. 1 _________. I jamas, 1 day shirt, 12 towels, 100 baud- kerchiefs. Work completed during oinrn unnor iihe bv the Blowing isaies: II Illllll t Mrg w Ulrich, 12 towela. 12 hand- kerchiefs and l bed sock; Mrs. J. Hooth, 4 day shirts; Mrs. V. Adams, 4 operating gowns; Mrs. J. Orr, 3ti handkerchiefs; Mrs. V. Wise, 4 knit face cloths'; Mrs. Gill. Sr, 12 towels; Mrs. Geo. Orr, 4 towels; Mrs. C. Rob- erts, 8 handkerchiefs. 1 knit trench cap; Mrs. J. Smith, 3 berl socks; Marioval, 33 towels; .Mrs. Cl. W. Har- per, 2 Mrs. J. N, Ueaubier, I pyjamas, I knit souk; Mrs. Milton, 1 knit sock; Mrs, C. Sultan, y dressing gowns; Mrs. Lloyil, operating gowns, 2 day shirts; Mrs. C. Wright, U9 handkerchiefs; Mrs. M. 0. Oliver, Sr., 12 face cloths; F. Smith, 1 knit trench M. Smith, 12 personal properly .bags; Mrs. McDou- gall, 5 face cloths. Correction from last wciek: The ladles of the local Red Cross wish, to extend a vote of thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Parley P. Peterson for ice donat- ed by them to the society. Children's lleil: Cross Day, Friday, August ru, Young People's Day'Fri- day-of this week, hold at the home of Mrs. R. D. Smith, sewing in the af- ternoon. Supper served between C and..nine. Everybody n invited to the supper., Social party with nicely prepared program., following the supper. Let all Hie young people raliy together and'make this one'of the best Red Cross (lays in the year. Prisoners of War Knvelopes will be opened on Friday, August 23rd, Children's Hed Cross Day. The children are to be highly mended for their energetic tugging on the last tag day. Thoy brought In through this effort over Fraser of the Bank of Hamil- ton left here OQ Saturday for Gull where she wilt spend two weeks vacation in company with: her mother and Mrs. J. T- Burns of Cal gary. Mi-a, J, C. Mills aiul boya are spend- ing a few weeks in Banff. Harphl Meyer has Just completed a nice addition to his residence on Mountain street, and family have mov- ed into the Edward residence on Vul- can street, School Chairman A meeting of the Champion Consol- idated school was held on Friday af- ternoon, ivhen -Mr. H. M. Durkee vras elected chairman ol the trustee board. Geo. DoHoo and re- turned from Ibeir trip ta Spokane and Seattle. Cutting grain will be in full swing throughout the Champion district thlsj week. Art Hopkins one of our fanners weal of town, Fay-' his crop will run 20 to liushel to tlie aero. Qcp. Edwards and family imye muv- ed temporarily, (o thp Galloway resi- dence. l r A Fire A lire which might have proved dis- astrous, started, from some unknown cause Thursday adernoon between the Long Louie restaurant and Slot- fall's hardware. Geo. Taylor, while driving alons the alley way discovered the flro and gave tho alarm. Milt Moftatt was soon on tho job with lire extinguishers anil with the help of A there, soon had thu flro put out. Geo. 6rr nnd wife were visitors in C1urestl6lni "Wednesday. At Clarcaliolm colebratton Champ- Ion ball team won high honora, win- nlng tli6 following games: Stavcly va Champion fiame, Wcrtnestlny, 25-S in fftyor of Champion; Thursday a.m., OhtinipEon 'vs game, score Champion 27, Karons 10; 5 p.m.. Clareahofm vs Cliamplon, acorb. Chaniplon 18, Claresftolm 17-, -Champion was well represented at tho, Vulcan fair on Saturday ihatvThi follmfrfng were noticeable: .lack Doyle and wife. Miss Urown, llcssie Oscar Cistalor, Mrs. A. S, ilpborts, 'Mrs. H. Mra. A. C Cundall, Mr. find Mrs. Alcock, Geo. AI cock and family. Frod GsJIowny arid'wlffi, llob Alnsley, Miss Grawcock, Mr.'nnd Mrs, DctnerlM. A new Sunday sehobrhas been or- XnriTMd In Iho Yale school the.', follow (hi? "officers': Siipdrlnten- dcnl, Mrs, c. DcaublSrj secretary, Miss Pnllerson: primary teacher, Mrs, M. QrorCB: IAL permits for Ihe month of July amounted to Tlie total tOi- Iho year liag now readied 33 againJt for Uie correapohd- Ing period of laat year. Cusionjs figures show that imporlA- lions from the United Slates aro drop- fitDK off, this helng chiefly due to ihe bhori. crop and tho less need of farm machinery. Tho customs returns for Ihe month of July were as ag- ainst for the corresponding month n year ago. Post office for July showed Ihe effect of the recent postal slrike llnra taing daya in which prac- tically no business was done nl the local omce. The comparative figurts ol July iMs year and last are: Stamps 54.5S4.3S AI. 21.041.C4 M. O. Paid Tolal business Old Age. 014 aft Is a nialtcr of years. Old sight Is question t! glasses, If you find illfllnilly In reading ycifl require old sljhl glassts. Old sijht shows Itself ataboul forty. A compclent orllcian shenld bs cotsulted. We examineeyes.fHeandpnarititii Mtisfactlon.' J. M. HENDERSON EYE SPECIALIST AT R.' A. WRIGHT'S JEWELRY STORE 2 Week-end Specials FRIDAY and SATURDAY LADIES' HIGH TOP SHOES grey, brown and black. Regular J9.00 to 512.00, (or MEN'S HIGH SHOES All itathera, lace end button. Worth 37.00 to 410.00, lor SEE WINDOW DISPLAYS W. J. NELSON CO. SHERLOCK BUILDING A Statement to Our Cus- tomers from the Bakers V of Lethbridge We are now compelled by the Food' Controller to use 10% of Substitutes in all our bread and as soon as the supply of substitutes is available this percentage will be increased to The use of sub- stitutes by the bakers is a new thing and requires considerable ex- perimenting to find out the best method of using them, and also to find the best substitute to use. We are improving our goods all the time and today the bakers of Lethbridge are turning out a good loaf of bread, sweet, clean, nutritious and palatable. j These substitutes cost us considerably, more than Government Standard White Flour. The Food Controller in ordering their Use was not thinking of saving money, his only idea is to save wheat flour so that all the Allies may have enough to It is your duty as a patriotic citizen to see that everybody obeys this order of the Food Controller and uses the required amount of substitute in their bread whether it is oakery-made, home-made or Chinese-made. The cost of doing business is rising higher ail the time. Horse feed is away up, wages are going up, freight rates are up shorten- ing, sugar, malt are all up in price and there wiii be another raise in coal soon. In view of we can no longer sell bread at the same price as we doing so that startingxm Monday, Aug- ust 12lh, the price of bread in Lethbridge will be as follows: RETAIL 2 25c 9 Loaves Jl.gp WHOLESALE 11 Loaves N. J. Schweitzer ,Fred.D, JKirkby. John Qilmore Limited R. W. Scott ;