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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 9, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE POUB T1IK LJmmniDGE DAJLt HERALD AUGUST 1917 Eetbbdfcge Dcralb 3 A I LY AND W E E K LY Subscription Rates dellverea per year by per year by per year 5150 by per to TELEPHONES Business Office IK Editorial Office Buchsnan President and Mandgins Director John Torracco Dullness MaiaKer Dates ot esplry cl suDsorpttbn ap pear daily on address label Accept ance o papers after expiration date is our authority to continue the sub IYour King and Country Nsed You Right Now THE PROGRESS OF THE WAR southeastern frontier of tho Russians have again come and have an advance against the capturing some guns and Elsewhere on the Russian front areIn according to a Petrograd hat ing evacuated number of the Belgian front hSTe katoediaore ground for the are com paratlTelF r The French repulsed strong counter German loots cpqn Chinas declaration as theworlc of the as a tkm afmed at the powerful Teuton Commercial compeii tion Orient HODS the Dritlfli the great world and France in ihc hour ol its They seem not to understand tho diminished which that eventually means or But doesihe tone ot the revolution ary speeches and I hava quoted really reflect the deeper iisiad aud will ot the FreuchCanadiaus in general I have my doubts about rnr oue what 1 eeo o the habi taijls o Quebec me 10 ttiink thftt although they would vole prob ably to a njan against they are not at all 1Vely to ba led into Bourassa ojr Marsil or auy one elseThey have a benevolent inter est in IJourgssa but they arc not so much taken in by his exasgcrations as he It seems to be more the intellectuals snd the youth of the cities that Uourassa stirs Into There can bo no uiistak1 for tho spirit that under lay the tumultuous demonstrations of young FrenchCanadians In Montreal agajnst rwrultiug Is a little absurd cf Lemieui and others to charge failure ol recruit ing In Quebec to tad when in a city half in pop recruiting meetings were in terrupted and FrenchCanadian recruiters haddifficulty In obtaining a That was before conscrip tion was at least and 1 am afraid it was a slncerer expres sion ol sentiment than the general oil loyaHy we hear ioine But I would not lay too much stress even on such demon PICKED UP IN Youth lends naturally to and the A serious shortage in salt is causing much inconvenience the fisheries Interests la son of the late the well known Western has been invalided Lack to Jordan Wheat member of one of the wealthiest families of shot aud killed himself in his and Charles Forsyth ol will celebrate the six tieth anniversary of their veiiding on August 11 by a family Contrary to custom which has been followed for the last number of no harvesters excursion will bo run from the maritime provinces or from British Columbia this t Included In the French bread card regulations is a stipulation that and restaurants must charge separate ly for They may serve bread only In slices aud at one cent per A contortionist out of an has lived for several months in GOVERNMENT SHOULD CARE FOR proposal of the Southern Alber ta branch of the Patriotic Fund that further voluntary subscriptions ehould beMispenBedwith ne cessary funds raised by the Dominion by some form cf taxation is one that 1 chould meet with1 approval throughout nenl leaders of the race though they deplored and deprecated tenden cies certain timidity in eom batlns them a lack of real The Bourassa was not a vigorous It Is most unfortunate that the race and language questionin in its relation iq the has been accentuated by the situation has arisen out of the The should have drawn the two races together lae situation nevertfielesa has shown thatQuebec be It will take the best brains in Canada to solve It will take cool and edccation on the part of tie electors o EngJshthinfe Ing Canada to solve We must not otirnUItufle toward Quebec to sink to the level of racialism and pre judice even though that course seems Quebec must remain a part at on good un derstandlng Tlth the rest of the Do persons as a legless victim of the German invasion of An agreement has been entered into between the Winnipeg builders ex change aud the un der which the rate of pay will berais d five cents per making the minimum 55 cents per r Sir George Perley Is arranging for ereral painters and firtists serving with various branches ot the Canadi ns In England to visit the front Cor a hprt time to mate painting and If various branches of the fund mil tmke up the sjunfl position exert their the plan cau be put into ef is this sonowthat r military service Is about to become If it Is right that all i age should be held then rt Is right that he country be ready to take cdre of their dependents in a way that will set the A11 roads leadto Lethbridgeon the 16th and The early reports of Winnipeg convention lead to the belief that th delegates are fixing for another spll The Liberal contention asks tha t minds of the men at rest tiat when both war profits and incomes be the are gone to the de pendents will be properly taken care of and Till cot be required Co stand the aidof a fond which sav 7 ora somewhat of are some good points atout maJdnE the patriotic ftmd a roluntary but there are many one the greatest that too of ten the man who can beat afford to pay is the one yays the least All men should pay according to their The government Is the only that thomachinery for bringing about this state of affaire It Is up to them to do and the era Alberta branch of Patriotic The plan Is perfectly If th taxing of war profits still leaves why shouldnt it and Mr Genrga Klrkpatrlctj a In rattling develoinncnt in Northern died at his home In The death occurred at Hed Der of one ol the most pro minent oldtimers iu tbc KeO Deer dis It was learned at that Carl who claims to be a nephew of the German Chancellor has enlisted in Uie United States of Tor has been made an officer of the Order of Leoiiold by Ihe Kins of Bel gium tho day after beiug made a by King Percy Ashley of West died ot Injuries received as a re sult of being dressed in a tayrafce Ihe day his team became frightened and ran The British American at In service for dred and tweniy years or Is now a base recruiting office for Major Chief itecruillns Offic er for this district engineer of the tug Bea at Port overboard when miles out ot Ross Port ami was He leaves a wife and two Pour officers of the army sig nal corps ended a balloon flight from Omaha on a farm four miles south of The trip of 526 miles was made in six ivhich is said to be a having been missing iwo Ho was probably drowned wbiio tryiug to react his which drifted roiu Itiui white he was James president of ths Port Arthur SliipQulldiii au interview tbut his com pany had Just secured additional con tracts involving the expenditureof which will keep the docks working to full capacity until far luto summer and 20 years Doug widely throughout the west for her skill as a lough was killed at a Denver park while rid lag a wild broucho for a motion pic The horse uiado somersaulted over ture mad rush atid Wrights head striking a post CONTINUED FSOXT FACB tilncd system of sharply graduated tai atlon upon incomes aud excess profits which slialllijsure that every citiicn shall bear Ws or Uer lull share of the war burden according to his or her By thoroughly organizing the nation and carrying out this program by whatever meaus may be necessary for its Neely was given threo cheers aud a tiger when he Captain llitey of vice chairman of the seconded the adopllon of the resolution In a brief he has nothtug to be ashamed of for her part but word the delegates abso lutely sure no politics had been play ed on the other You will do as you declared 1 pro peso to bo true and loyal to tho mea atthe I rout and to the men whosi boues ao bleechiug In COULD HEAR your got teeth Have you seen them all other night he frightened and I liesrd A recommendation that the sale of meat bo prohibited throughout the Un ited Stales on Tuesdays and Fridays was adopted and forwarded to Herbert food by tho United Master Dutchere of meeting Iu auauil convention at Min llary tho ISyearold daugh ter ol Pollco o Rose was badly gored by an Infuriated bull while taking cows Io Mary dodged tho second at tack and crawled under tie bull as It vaulted a barb wire The girl has a broken rib and an arm broken has given them the the Military Service Act win be called up as they the slogan no longer Fight or Pay DO UNDERSTAND CUR i We talk a lot about Quebec wbe la reality It Is a foreign land to man of IB separated from th at Canada by ike fact of anoti teacnace Bpokea there more than ar ur of separate one Colum aafl Friac6 the tw oitreniw So whentwe lalk of the a of lie peoplrtif Quebec we cai to oar mind the sAo n ttnUativf of the sltiUtTon as woul i case wltfi any of the other pr It seemi to be pretty genera accepted that Quebec Is opposed Events oil the surfac tadicate that much Why is this ta ftin of us canaiiswer from any know Wse of the facts Perhaps some llgh Islhrown oh the subject by the to lowing from the pea of Prof Jam Cappon in the course the people olQuebec dl like the idea of conscription So t people of and the we the wliQl latter acceptII measure of neces and only Vsy ofequalizlng Justly the strain of the They Ard JQ belter touch perhaps with the Jntef national with the op liilon and feeling of the Englishspeak world whether in London or New vTtfrk they are readier to share Its they are readier to Onceagatn province of Alberta eads the averagewheat Is it that our fanners are bet er farmers or that the weatherman ooks on tu with more favorft Prob a little boosting for the stampede ieit Lethbrldge ias the greatest kind of interest in he ef can heip tn mate It a huge succea wehave just that much belter chance to holda big Southern Alberta fair here next And the stampede is going to be worth bocst ng for There wlH be maiiy features that will make it belter than any the atrical event staged Friday V h no peculiar tale thrill Drench Canadians In the consrrlp it Is that which Ontario and of Canada and the Unlled aod Creat Britaih have sub to M the price to be paid for Bat tie yrenchCanadian rlrtaally pronounced for Mofttkn ol their race They speak a barn dance was given in the spacious new barn recently erect ed on JfcTalls nine miles eoyth of A large crowd was In attendance effort was pnt forth to make the occauilon an enjoyable one Dr O of Jlcdlclne man an Interesting speech on the leading topics of the which was enlhusl aeticallr lei cream lemonade were dla periSsd from siands and a mldnlgh supper while good nmsl and a targe space added mud io the pleaaurft of the McTal i a barn second f In the and as th speaker very fittingly expressed th erection of such a building shows hi lhc faltn In Alberta and her possibllitle The net proceed of were ghei to the Red Cross HAPPIEST BaconrLet me shake your dear bos This Is one of the happiest days ol yonr lite too old not to be married unlit to wliat I This Is reso lution dealt with nt the was as follows Resolvcdt That in view o the fact that the DraytouAcworth com mission showed that the equityof was of no actual arrangement recently submit ted to parllameni whereby it ispro posed to pay an price for of commonstdck of the Can adian Northern Hallway Company is indefensihle from any point of introduced the resolu tion declaring the westwas no longer to be governedby Tor SI declared that such a refonii would never be given 1 them by the east and mu3t on eastern Knowlton said thai the present system wouldnever be changed so long as Sir Tho White held office The resolution unani The original resolution ofbanking whichwas referredback to the reso lutions committee again came before the ecmvflntion he only change being tbesubstitutidh of the words local agricultural banks by rural com Returned soldiers made a demon slritipn outside the industrial bureau tills the Liberal convention is being Their griev ances la said to be the carrying by the Alberta delegates ot ay en iug Laurier for tie ne of the delegatesis supposed to e a No violence isrepprted o thought to ass such a resolution as thai dealing with the Canadian Northern Ilailway was violating the principles cf tib Surely MacKenzle and JIann dad a right to say hear our side he ore you pass and take away our moved imendment that the resolution be referred back io the resolution com mittee and this was agreed of moved he Fesotnllon with respect to taxes Jessie who died at ler home during the week was the wellknown writer who contribut ed to the Toronto and other publications under the pen name Hugh She was born in Edin burgh in 7 Crushed to death in her fathers arms by the crowd at a railway sta tion was the fate of a montholil dau ghter of and William ol They were await ing a at the when ah exhibition crowd pressed the little one untilits back was The body of cur ate of the Church ol the was The commanding general of the Twelfth Russian army has decided lha all soldiers belonging to units which disbanded owing to mutiny or refusal to take part in an offensive shall wear on their arms a distinctive emblem which shall be black in When their conduct unuer fire shall have rehabilitated them they will ba permitted to discard the BliniV trooper one ol tho leaders in the winlhewar who organized the speaking in tho principal western is likely to bda war candidate in iiundas coun succeeding Andrew who retiring owing to He Is well known as a conscription war candidate backing a union government underSir Hubert HIS lAre not ashamed to use pois oned arrow I am doing the best I can In my whimpered the Of poisoned arrows only get one at n But we lack th3 mech anical facilities for wholesale operat with this I Tho people uf Cunadu Iu tend to stayin tuis war until tho wholo Gcrniansystem is on its knees crying I for took the Canada Is nSaking history tho Liberal party Is making history 1 voted against my leader on the ques lion of 1 voted against a referendum and for the and 1 have no The only dif ference of opinion nuioug Liberals was as to the best means of winning the Turrlff said he was In rai tlre accord the resolution eicept on one vfhero It did not go Quito far Ho there fore an amendment tour ihy compulsion If added to the t clause regarding reinforcements for j the Canadians at the j I said that the majority of my hearers arc largely not In sympathy wllh my that many of tay own constituency disagree with but I never faced both ways In my Do you what it means for a to vote against his leader It for Many of us wtien this conscription bill cauie went to Sir I We asked Sir Wilfrid to make an announcement that would save disruption In the par to stale he were returned to and that the necessaryrecruits could not be secured by voluntary enlistment he would apply the conscription bill to seccre Sir Wilfrid told Ikam not in favor of 1 will agresto He makes about is and honest about there was a great big feeling in Canada in favor of drop ping ali party politics during the It would boa good thing If it could be The Conservatives had played politics wlththo coalition gov DIRECTOR OF AUTO AND DRAYING Boultons Auto Livery KNOW THE COUNTRY PHONE US AT ANY HOUR THE DAY OR Phone 12O6 IT COSTS NO MORE TO RIDE A Comfortable Car We use a Hudson In care of an experienced and cart ful The Auto Livery Phones Day 668 Night 1269 Owner OTTS AUTO LIVERY Phone 1640 Nljht Phone 787 Lifebuoy for the Counterattack All day long hes been standing the attacks of germs and Now for the Lifebuoy to the front Its creamy lather for shampoo and or for makes short work of the V HEALTH is more than finest of all soaps though it Lifebupy has splendid antiseptic andgerrnicidalpower as mission is to clean and Send your soldier a package of Hell appreciate Atallgrtcen LEVER BROTHERS LIMITED TOSOIJTO Traction Engine REPAIRS We are well equipped to handle all kinds of work orieltter gas Only high class work leaves our and we will quote you prices that are NIVEINf FIrit Phone 1732 DRAYING 1345 or 13M Turner Witchell Oiflce at Kennedy 13th 8t DRAYING Of All Kinds Limited FreightS PHONES Office 11M m CUTYOURGRMN Pull Your Haul Your Grain of Hay WITH A one r the happiest which from the a cutting them off trad r RECORD A turtle a yard irt a min seen rncaasnger boys do on war second ed the The following was Introduced Resolved tljat British preference be fncreafcd to 50 per of the central That wheat flour and all other products of bo placed up on the free That the followingarticles be placed on the free list 1 Farm machinery and repairs for ffi Farm tractors and internal combustion encines with repairs for 3 sawmill and log ging with repairs for 4 Rough and partly dressed lum 5 lubricating anil fuel 0 7 8 FIsMng swivels and melals for flshfcs That staple foods food pro ducts other than white tloraes tlc anlrnala and In eluding ad mitted Into Canada free of when coming from and being the product of any country admitting like Canad ian articles into Erich countries free of That substantial reductions lie In general tariff In all article Im ported into excepting lux Unreserved Auction Sale CATTLE At Exhibition On AUGUST 11 COMMENCINQ AT AIJOUT AS FOLLOWS Aboui 35 headof 1year o id heifers and About 115 haii M tieifaM frornZ to 4 years About 50 head of old About 5S head of In These tattle arc all o stock and In good condi Any one wanting slocit should make a special effort to attend thi monster sale at Magrath on August TERMS CASH L FARM 8At t AND LIVE STOCK AUCTIONEER STAUDEMAK I A Four Horses for the Price of Oiie and a Ford IN 0009 CONDITION MAXES A GUARANTEED FARff TRACTOR WHICH WILL TAKE THE PLACE CF FOUR HOURS PER WltL NOT HARM YOUR IF YOUR AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WRITE OR PHONE StaudeMakaTractor Sales Limited S04 ELEVENTH OR John Alberta ZOO ON HAND AT CALOARY NOW ;