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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 9, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta � HOTEL DALLAS TELEPHONE 1312 CENTRAL CCMFOKTAOLS LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD HOTEL WINDSOR Beit $1.25 a Day Hotel in Alberta Taylor-made Flour ^ Pride of Alberta and Mothers Favorite. Two Brands with but a single aim-- BETTER Bread. New Pack K.C. Strawberry Jam All whole strawberries, not crushed up like mint strawberry Jams, In fuel It is really a preserve. Fruit like this put up In bottles usually sells for considerable more money.. If you want something really fine try this. Price, per 4 lb. tin........................................ 95c Red Raspberries for Preserving Almost done for this season. We had a few t'lis morning but do not know how much longer there will be any.. Get them now if you want some. J'ricc, per crale $3.50 THE High Class Grocer* GOOD CO. Phone 525 BUG-O-CIDE THE POTATO GROWER'S FRIEND A pure scientific blend of Paris Green and other arsenical insecticides. Specially suitable for the destruction of the potato bug. Used the same as Paris Green. Price 85c per pound. THE KENNY & ALLIN CO., Ltd. Phone 1487 Druggists and Stationers Next Dallas Hots! Make tbe MOST of the High Prices by consigning Yoor Grain to SMITH-MURPHY & CO. Vou will realize every cent m it for you. and get your returns promptly. WRITE CR PHONE Office Phone 1313 Residence Phone 1484 N. T. MACLEOD, MANAGER LETHBRIDGE BRANCH �, SHERLOCK BLOG. n STRONG & DOWLER GRAIN and Commission Merchant* Caljary--Edm�nton-L.thbrldjs Out entire organization i� at your service and with our experience we can safely cuaraatee 'to get you the best prices tat your grain at any time and far any trade or ldnd of frala. Phane M 1922 Calgary l Par Office IMS Lethbrldoe | Quota. Use. 1*11 Lathbrldga) Hone. a* Our Agents who era In yaur  district J. A. CUMMINQ Lathbrldga Manager WILL BE A REPUBLIC. Washington, Aug. 8.-A Russian re-, public is certain to result from the situation in that country in the opinion of Elihu Root, head of the American mission, which returned today from its three months' visit to report to President Wilson. In Mr. Root's opinion only through the overwhelming of the country by German armies, making impossible further development in the formation of the new government, can prevent the erection of tbe Russian republic. I From Our Own Correspondent) Orion, Aug. 8.-August 5th and Gth were red letter dates for the village and district of Orion, Alberta, a branch""of the Manyberrles Mission Field. Orion is on the new Weybinn-Leth-brklge line of the C.P.R. and is situated about one hundred and ten miles ea-t of Lethbrldgc. or fifty miles south ! of Medicine Mat and was put on the ' map only last tail. The steel reached that point November 1st and about the same date Mr. Fred It. Robertson took charge of the Manyberries field as missionary and under his leade^--1 ship a church has been built at Orion ' which was officially opened and dedicated August 5th by the Rev. J. W. Morrow of Medicine Hat, who was greeted with a full house morning and evening. On Monday evening. August fith. Mr. Morrow delighted a crowded house -with his lecture, "Ireland, Irish Wit and Humor." The congregation of Orion are to be congratulated in that they - open their church practically free from debt. When the proceeds of the evening were counted it was found that remained unpaid only the small sum of $160.00. the total cost being $1200. When Mr. Rogers, chairman on the managing board, rose to move a vote of 'thanks to Mr. Morrow, he stated that it was the ambition of the board to open free of debt and he thought the small amount remaining might yet be wiped out. The suggestion tool^l fire and in a few minutes the remaining |160.0() was subscribed. Special mention is due also to the Ladies' Aid, who though organized only last March, have paid $165.00 towards the furnishings including a handsome Thomas organ. They have also raised ?51'.00 for the Red Cross Fund. Orion promises to be. an influential point in Southern Alberta. While only started in the fall of 1916 it can boast of four elevators and twenty other places of business. Winnipeg. Aug. 9.-Wheat buyers were again much in evidence in the cash market today, but sellers wero few. All offerings were quickly snapped up around yesterday's quotations. The situation continues very strong. There was a bigger Inquiry for oats but prices remained steady. After a spell of dullness the bnrley market became active once more with quite a keen demand. There were a few small transactions in flax. Offerings are lighter every day. This applies in varying degrees to all grains. Trading in future deliveries was moderate with prices easier all round. There were transactions in barley around $1.15. Winnipeg cash wheat closed at $2.40 for No. 1 northern and from 1 to 3 ; cents higher than yesterday's quota- ! tions for grades below No. 1. No. 2 i Nor. is now within MiC of the fixed j maximum price. October closed $2.18, 5'4c lower. October oats closed 681,g, j 'sc lower. December 64%, %e lower. I October flax closed I3.29H. 4\4c low-' er, November ?3.24, 8c lower, Dec. $3.24Vs. *>*ie lower. October barlev $1.16. Future* "Winnipeg Wheat Oct........... Oats- Oct........... Dec........... Flax- Oct........... Dec.......... Minneapolis- Sept.......... Chicago- Sept..............; 227 Winnipeg Cash Prices Wheat-No. 1 Nor...240 No. 2 Nor...2.19% No. :J Nor.. . 23G No. 4 Nor.. . 227 No. 5 Xor...205 No. 6 Nor... 180 Feed.....................170 Oats- 226 G91,!. 65% 335 227�� 21S 6S% 64% 329% 324 Vi 2�1 222 No. 2 C. W. 71 Extra No. 1 Feed No. 1 Feed.. 67 Track......... Barley- No. 3 C. W. 125 Rejected ..: ... . Flax-No. 1 N. W. C. . No. 2 C. W. 321'/. Track........ No. 3 C. W. 70 ...... 70 No. 2 Feed.. 66 ........... 69% No. 4 C. W. 122 ...........113 No. 3 C.'W. 310 r" ..........326% LOCAL MARKETS Grain & Livestock Prices Track Price* Wagor- Pries* Wheat .....- Wheat .....220 Oats......- Oats......61% Flax......- riax......296 Barley .....- Barley .....104% LIVESTOCK PRICES Choice steers, 7%e; choice cows, 6%c. Select hogs, 150 to 250 lbs., 15c. Choice killing wethers, sheared 10c. Choice killing ewes, sheared, 9c. U. S. TROOPS TO HELP THE RUSSIANS. ' Washington, Aug. 8.-Predictions that the next American troops to go abroad will be sent to strengthen the Russian lines was made in the senate today. Let Us Heat Your House with Hot Water It's much better than stoves, much cleaner, much cheaper. Let us do it now, too. The time to prepare for cold weather is before it. contes. By having us do the work now you will not be caught heutJess when Jack Frost arrives. Walker &Ko!berton PLUMBING, HEATING AND GASFITTING Phone 52 1 516 4th Ave. S. 1 Superior Supply Co. , 2nd Ave. S. and 13th Street. MINING, BUILDING S. RAILWAY SUPPLIE8 & EQUIPMENT TUDHOPE ANDERSON AND EMERSON FARM IMPLEMENTS OANQ PLOWS SULKIES FORD TRACTOR ATTACH- BUGGIES MENTS. DEMOCRATS AUTO TRAILERS CULTIVATORS BIN'OCR ENGINEC PHONE 1728-TAKE A BLUE LINE CAR We make Everything in Tin and Sheet Metal We have facilities for making a small can or a monster tank, a simple leader or an elaborate cornice or portico. If you aro in doubt as to what is best adapted for your purpose in tin or sheet metal we uhall be glad to assist you with our advice based on expedience and knowledge. THE DIXON SHEET METAL CO. Rear Stafford Hock. Lethbrldge, AIU. It Will Make Your Feet Just Dance for Joy It your feet are sore and tired you can make them happy by treating them with EAKEM This is an antiseptic preparation that will promptly cool, soothe and heal hot. sore feet. It is especially valuable in cases of excessive perspiration-as it prevents all disagreeable odors. Shake it in your shoes every morning. Send a supply to your soldier friends. It will lighten their burdens and fit them for better service. ' Price 23c Tke Red Cross Dng, & Book Co., Limited PHONE Hi. *  .? * > *"� FRENCH SUCCESS Paris, Aug. 9.-In the region > of the ridge of Chcvregny and > Pantheon there was artillery French official report. North of > Vaux Lespalameix on the Aisne. > front a French detachment > cleared a Teuton trench indict- returned to their own lines un- hurt. : -> .; . :> c 4> ; : > > > .;. > ELLISONS OUR BEST FLOUR, than anyT woman cair bake i out* of any other brand-so can ypii, She Did! (You Can I' Roatiy�'� EXCEPTIONALLY Good- Flour llison Milling & Elevator Co OUR BEST CITY AND DISTRICT A. O. F. Meeting. Court Unity, A. O. F. will hold their regular monthly meeting in Burjf-nian's hall tonight at 8 o'clock. Calgary Visitor. H. A. Slnnot of Calgary is a business visitor in the city today. Looking After Interests. A. Southard is in the city from Calgary, looking after hi3 local interests. Stockmen and Breeders* Requisites Trocars (Horse, Cattle and" Sheep). Veterinary Syringes, Metal and Glass. Veterinary Hypo. Syringes. Veterinary Thermometers. Milking and Drainage Tubes. Injection Pump3. Emasculators. Imprerjnators. Breeders' Bags. Etc., etc., etc. J. D. Higiobotkam & Co � 11 1 Limited -- 'Albarla'a Ploncar OnfffllataV* The Principal Agricultural School. W. J. Stephen, superintendent of the Claresholm agricultural school and demonstration farm, is in the city today. I REPORT FOR JULY Following Is the cash statement of the Lethbrldge branch of the Patriotic fund for tho month of July: Amount received from subscribers during month of July. $1,83!).22. Stenographer's salary and office expenses, J71.15. Amount remitted to South Albert**' branch of tho fund at Calgary, $2,500. \ Amount paid to dependents in Leth bridge district, ?3,74!>.00. Number of dependent families as sisted, 180. MAYOR MARTIN WARNS AGAINST DISORDERS Wholesale and retail efcamlate TELEPHONE NO. Ml. LET'8 ATTEND THE DANCES IN THE K. OF P. HALL STAMPEDE WEEK DANCES 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th. PRIZE WALTZING 15th, 16th and 17th Dancing to Commence 9 O'clock Sharp Music Better Than Ever REMEMBER THE NIGHTS'. Tues, Wed, Thurs, Frl., and 8at. FOR SALE By THE IMPERIAL CANADIAN TRUST COMPANY, OF CALGARY, ALBERTA Guardians of the estate of Henry Waldcraloh, the South West Quarter of 8ectlon 3, Township 1, Range 11, west of the 4th meridian. Terms: One half cash, balance 'in one and two years. Interest 7%. Tenders to be sent In to the above company not later than Monday, the 20th of August, 191?'. 202-0 (From Our Own Correspondent) Pincher Creek, Aug. S.-It was (piite a shock to the residents here today to notice In the 'Calgary papers . the death of Sir. R. C. Brumpton, which occurred at the Memorial Hospital of Red Deer on the evening of August Gth. Mr. Brumpton had always enjoyed splendid health until about three weeks ago, when he had an operation for appendicitis to which he finally succumbed, he was in his 55th year and though an old resident of Red Deer, he and his family spent the year of 191(1 in Pincher Creek. Brumpton and Guetz having been successors of Chas. Kettles and Sons Co. Last March he sold.-out here and returned again to Red Deer. The deepest sympathy is felt for Mrs. Brumpton and tho Misses Brumpton, who while resident here made many warm friends. N. C. Forrest, a member of the drifting fraternity paid $lu to Magis-I trate Christie on Thursday of last | week, he having in some way ap-| proprlated a club bag and contents i the property of F. C. McDowell. He : was rounded up by A. P. P. Jones and | the bag returned to the owner. The death of William Scott took place very suddenly at the ranch of Sir. McKnlght at Pincher Station on Monday night. The deceased came here from Innisfail and had only arrived here on Sunday night. On Monday evening while sitting in a chair smoking and conversing with the inmates of the household he suddenly expired. The remains were shipped to Innisfail for burial. Little Is known of the deceased. It Is believed that he buried his wife about a year ago, and was formerly a resident of Perth, Ont. .Messrs. J. H. Schofield, E. Bever-ldge of town, Thos. Hammond of Summerview and W. It. Mclvor of Cowley, are attending Uio Liberal convention at Winnipeg. Mr. J. J. Cameron after a motor trip through the north eastern part of the province, has returned and is again at his desk as manager of the South Alberta Haygrowors Association. N. Slieepwnsk, formerly a resident of Fishburn, but now of Victoria, II. C, is renewing acquaintances in this district at present. Hev. Haddon of Champion, accompanied by his wifo and baby aro visit-I inK with old friends In the i ishburn i neighborhood. Sir. and Mrs. A. Colclough and chil- ' dren will leave on .Monday for a visit ! to the Okanagan Valley and to the coast. Dr. Lillie of Coleman was a Pincher Crook and Waterton Lukes visitor this past week end. Montreal, August 8.-.Mayor Slar tin issued a proclamation today in which ho warns the people that ahy attempt at disorder when tho con scription act is passed will bo rigidly prosecuted and those taking part therein will be severely punished The people ho says miiBt trii3t to their defenders hero and Ottawa. The demagogues in Ontario who are attempting to isolate Quebec politically would like nothing better than for anarchy to break out,, the mayor urges the people to trust In Laurler who he says will be endorsed by the Winnipeg convention. Grade XI. Exams (Continued from Page 7). Ross, Catherine Irene, geometry XI; Roth, Henry William, algebra XI; Ryan, Slary lOileen, Algebra XI.' Schonert, Tena Lavorne, history XI; Schwimdt, Pearl, Algobra XI, physics XI; Sears, Edna llopo, geometry, physics XI; Sherwood, Slary Fay, history, physics XI; Shklanko, llko, composition XI; Smith, Harriet Vernnie, history XI, geometry XI, art X; Soderberg, Elsie, art X; Stagg, Nellie B., history, physics XI; Sand-berg, Sophie, physics XI; Swanson, Isabel SI., history XI; Sweet, Kred, geometry, chemistry XI. Taylor, Slargaret 12., algebra XI; Teeling, James J., geometry XI; Tom-linson, Vera, literature, French grammar XI; Thorpe, Minnio Blanch, physics XI; Towers, .Margaret Anne, algebra XI. Watson, Ariel M., all subjects of IX and X not represented in. XI Wherry, Frank A., algebra and geometry XI; Wettorburg, Wilford Hardy, history XI, British history IX; White-man, Dorothy, composition XI; Wil-kins, Gladys, algebra XI; Williams, F.llen, algebra XI; Winters* Vera Iso-bell, composition XI. Young, Jean, literature XI; Young Nina Cora Rose, algebra XI. EARL GREY CONVALESCENT. London, Aug. S.-Karl Grey is convalescent and has been removed to his home in Northumberland. Office Stationery UNDERWOOD TYPEWRITERS, F. & E. CHECK WRITER, CHICAGO PENCIL SHARPENER, OFFICE FURNITURE, TYPEWRITERS OVERHAULED, CLEANED AND REPAIRED. EVERYTHING FOR THE OFFICE Everall & Frank s Sinnott Block, Corner 4th Ave. and 5th St. TELL THE TIME BY STAR-llANO'S NEW.KINETO CLOCK. TRY A HERALD WAW AD. - New -BarberShop NOW OPEN To Old Friends and New. WESTBRODK BKOS Formerly Barbers with W. A. Ott Sixth Street South, Opposite Bank of Montreal. 'is' �>>(TlalS*l 50 Dozen Pocket Knives Highest Quality - Sheffield Manufacture. 2 Dozen Razors 2 Dozen Pairs Shears and Scissors 2 Dozen Pairs Hair Clippers ALL AT SPECIAL This lot>vHI be picked up in ahiiiry i -Better look them over. Consumers' Hardware . / Co. \ > 120 FIFTH 8T. 8. PHONE 1212 LETHBRfDQV 4620 ;