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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 10, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 1M7 THE LETHUniDGR rM!T/Y HERAT.D PAGE FIVE It Breakfast Ready? The answer is easy in the home where Shredded Wheat Biscuit is the regular every day breakfast cereal. Being ready - cooked and ready-to-eat, Shredded Wheat Biscuit is the joy of the housekeeper in Summer. Served with sliced bananas, berries, or other fruit, they make a nourishing, satisfying meal at a cost of a few cents. Made in Canada. FINAL ENLISTMENTS Washington, Aug. 0.-Today's enlistments are expected to recruit tlio regular army to Its full war ntrength. Acceptances yesterday, reported today, totaled 1,1 111, leaving only r>9:; to complete the recruitment. The campaign began April 1 and 183,305 men. have been accepted. DETAILS OF THE NEW FOOD LAWS The ordcr-ln-councll passed yesterday, controlling and restricting the cotiHiiinptlon of food in Canada Is similar to the act In force in England, where it has been operated with great success. Details of the restrictions and penalties are as follows: Under the order, the expression "bacon" includes cured (either pickled or smoked) sides, backs, hams and any portions of what is termed In the trade "Wiltshire sides." The term "public eating places" includes any hotel, restaurant, cafeteria club or other place where meals .to (lie number of 25 per day are served to persons other than members of the family or household of the proprietor. Notices Posted In all such public eating places there must bo prominently displayed a printed notice to the effect, that all persons, in ordering their food, ought to consider the needs of Groat Britain and her allies and their armies for wheat, beef and bacon, and that the food controller requires the public to do everything in their power to mako these commodities available for export by eating as little as possible of them, and by making use of substitutes and avoiding waste. Wheat for Alcohol No person shall use any wheat in the distillation or manufacture of alcohol unless such alcohol Is to be used for manufacturing or munitions purposes, and. no person shall use wheat in the distillation or manufacture of alcohol for manufacturing or munitions purposes unless such per-son.nhas obtained a license therefor from' the food'Controller for Canada. No fee shall be payable for any such license. . Heavy Penalties Heavy penalties are provided under the order for violation of the regulations. In the case of public eating places, the proprietor or manager, and any clerk, employe or servant violating any of the said regulations, shall be guilty of an offense, and shall be liable upon summary conviction, for the. first offense to a penalty not exceeding ?1Q0 and not less than $25, and for each subsequent offense to a penalty not exceeding ?500, and not less than $100, or to imprisonment for any term not exceeding three months, or to both fine and imprisonment. Any person violating any of the provisions of the regulation regarding the use of wheat in the distillation or manufacture . of to this. Hon. G. P. Graiiiam remarked that some were candidates. Hon. Prank Cochrane's bill to put the Intercolonial railway under the railway commissign^ was then taken up In committee. ' , * �; ? ? > �> > ; > : > > ? ? > ? SAMPLE MARKETS .;. --- : Ottawa, Aug. 10.-Confcr- > ences on this question of ? sample markets still continue, ? (hough most of the represen- ? > tntlvcs who were here have > ? left for home. Messrs. Horn > ? and Fisher are still here. : ? Strong pressure has been > ? brought to hear not to ostab- ? ? llsli a new system until after ? the war. > ? . * GREAT INTEREST IN Springfield. 111.. Aug. 10-Klg!it landed in France and took up their position at Mons, and was represented as follows after the Ypres battle: First Battalion, Scots Guards, Captain Stacey and 69 men; -First Battalion, Coldstream Guards, no officers, 150 men; First Battalion, Black Watch, Captain Fortune and 109 men; First Battalion, Cameron Highlanders, Colonel Jlc-Ewen, Major Craig Brown, Lieut. Dunstenvillo and 140 men. W. H. TAFT VERY ILL Clay Center, Kansas, Aug. 9.-Tho condition of Former President William 11. Taft, who is ill at a local hotel, tonight was announced by the attending lihysician as "not bo good as yesterday." While the attendant did not consider the situation dangerous, ho thought quietness advisable and forbad callers. This is the first day since Mr. Taft was stricken with intestinal indigestion that the physician's report has been unfavorable. AT THE ORPHEUM When the Harris & Proy players announced a complete change of program for the last three days of the week they certainly made good in evory sensei of the word. In Panama, their latest offering proved last night to bo just what they claimed for it, a veritable cyclone of laughter and song.. Every move of the comedians Murphy and Sweeny, was a signal for a good hearty laugh. Mr. Kavanaugh as Percy Doolittle was all that the part required and proved a great foil for the Irish comics. The song numbers by different members of the company were far above the average und brought forth many rounds of applause. Miss Mauley's rendition of "I'm Hearln' From. Erin," is well deserving of special mention. "Oh, Johnnie Oh," by Miss Dotollo was one of the hits of "the evening, while "Alaska," sung by Miss Wltcher, appoals to every one in tho house. The picture program is an exceptional one. The big five reel feature, "His Best Girl," held the audience spell bound from start to finish. The program from rise to fall of the curtain is without a doubt the best yet put on at this popular playhouse. TONIGHT "llyrt^'^'CoiHifiiy' Featuring Rosemary Theby and Harry Myers. PARAMOUNT PALLA8 PICTURES - TONIGHT , House Peter* and Louise Huff ' ;In.rjip^ONESQME CHAP," in 5 Acts. ? thrilling SHORT SESSION Dublin, Aug. !>.-The Irish convention after sitting for several hours today, adjourned until August 21. UNUSUAL.  Ann-Jack drove his car up to our house quietly, knocking at the door, and asked the maid if I wore ready. Nan-Why? Was his auto siron broken?-Buffalo Express. The original and genuine treat, ment for chronic diseases of. women and nervous complaints. 8end for free eopy of "Universal Guide to Health." ' � MRS. WM. FRANCIS, c|o. Mrs. H. B. Wilson, 1C2 1st 8t. W., Calgary. *.n interesting story of love and sacrifice, with one of the accidents ever stagsd in pictures. most To Be Offered at Public AUCTION Trotting Stallion "Judge Dillon " The AT J. A. SMITH'S BARNS On August 15th, 1917 Mclaughlin garage (UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT) 11TH STREET SOUTH THE FOLLOWING 37 Head Horses of all ages This Is first class stock and must be sold. ABSOLUTELY NO RESERVE. Horses may be inspected at the Lethbridge Stock Yards, by arrangement with the undersigned bailiff. TERMS CASH Dated at Lethbridge, Alberta, this fifth day of August, 1917. T. J. 8IMONS, Sheriff's Bailiff. BAILIFF'S SALE In the Matter of Seizure Under Chattel Mortgage The Merchants Bank of Canada. .Mortgagee and D. J. Whitney.................Mortgagor I WILL SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION AT TEN O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING ON Wednesday, Aug. 15th 1917 AT LETHBRIDGE SALE & FEED BARN THIRD STREET SOUTH, LETHBRIDGE AUCTION SALE FARM STOCK & IMPLEMENTS To be Held on South East Quarter 6-10-22, Two Miles North of Kiun Station On TUESDAY, AUG. 14th AT 10 O'CLOCK, SHARP HORSES-1 team matched mares, 6 years old, 3000 lbs; 1 team bay matched geldings, 5 years old, 2600 lbs.; 1 team brown matched geldings, 7 years old, 2800. lbs.; 1 team bay matched geldings, 8 years old, 3000 lbs.; 1 team bay matched geldings, 7 years old, 2600 lbs.; 1 team bay matched geldings, 7 years old, 2800 lbB. 1 team brown matched geldings, G years old, 2600 lbs.; 1 team bay matched geldings, 7 years old, 2700 lbs.; 1 team brown matched geldings, 6 years old, 2900 lbs.; 1 team of geldings, 6 years old, 2700 lbs.; 1 team matched geldings, 7 years old, 2S00 lbs.; 1 team of geldings, 6 years old, 2700 lbs.; 1 bay mare, 8 years old, 1600 lbs.; 1 bay mare and foal, 9 years old, 1600 lbs.; 3 grey mares and foals, 9 years old, 1300 lbs. each; 1 dark grey, mare and foal, 8 years old, 1400 lbs.; 1 brown mare, 8 years old, 1400 lbs.; 1 brown horse, 7 yearn old, 1300 lbs.; 1 team bay mares, 6 years old, 2S00 lbs.; 1 team geldings, 5 years old, 2400 lbs.; 1 registered Clydesdale mare, 3 years old, about 1500 lbs.; 1 registered Clydesdale mare, 2 years old; 1 registered Clydesdale mare, 1 year old. 8TALLION8-1 imported Clydesdale stallion, 7 years old, brown in color, 1800 lbs.; 1 black Percheron stallion, 3 years old, registered, 1700 lbs.; 1 grade stallion. 6 years old, 1400 lbs. CATTLE-10 Milch cows, with calves at foot; 3 Milch cows, broke to milk; 5 dry cows; 4 heifers, 2 years old; 5 steers, 2. years old; 5 steers, 1 year old; 6 heifers, 1 year old; 2 cows, due to be fresh shortly. HOGS-1 sow and 7 young pigs, Berkshire; 1 sow and 5 young pigs, Berkshire; 2 brood sows, due to farrow shortly; 4 brood sows, 4 months old; 100 chickens. HOU8EHOL0 GOOD8 AND EFFECT8-Rugs and carpets; I cook stoves; 2 churns and washing machine and wringer, 1 gramophone and records, and other articles too numerous to mention. IMPLEMENTS-3 Massey Harris binders, nearly new; 1 Mccormick blndor, In good order; 1 Deerlng mower, 6-foot; X Mc� Cormlck hay rake; 1 Vanbrunt pressed drill, 18-dlsc, 1 McCormick Seeder; 1 Massey Harris seeder;' 1 Vanbrunt seeder; 1 12-foot cultivator, Massey Harris, new; 1 8-foot cultivator, Maesey Harris; 1 John Deero gang, 14-iucb; 1 Ideal gang, 14-inch; 1 Imperial gang, 12-inch; 2 3-disc plows; 1 sulky plow, 14-lnch;11 fanning mill; 1 garden cultivator and seeder; 1 land packer; 3 double discs; 3 sets iron harrows; 1 harrow cart; 3 lumber wagons, with tanks; 6 truck wagons, complete with racks; 1. democrat; 1 top buggy with pole; 1 road cart; 11 sets of double team harness; 1 set of double light driving harness; 1 set ot single harness; 1 cutter with shafts; 1 threshing outfit, 25 horse power International; I Daisy separator, 32-inch; 1 cook car, with truck; 1 4-horse gasoline . engine; 1 grinder; 1 blacksmith outfit. Also forks, Bhovels, chains and other farm articles, This stock ot horses has been bred up (ram the very best stock in Alberta. A good chance for the man that wants tho work horses. TERMS-All sums of IsG.QO and under cash, over that amount eight months' credit on furnishing approved jolut notes with In' teroat at 8 per �ent, per annum on all credit amounts or � per cent, off for cash, x . r Everything will be sold as the proprietor has sold his farm. Lunch will be served. A. J. WHITNEY, Proprietor. J. A. SMITH, Auctioneer. 96 54 ;