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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 10, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE ten THE LETHDRIDGE DAILY IIERALD S/(TURDAY, august 10 191S EXPECT BRISK FALL BUSINESS ^. G. Dunn's Forecast is Opti-t mislic For the Autumn \ Business. ' Xow York, AuR. JO.-nispntrlip? to Ibim'p Review from branch ofiloos of K. G. Dim anil Company in Irading trade centres of (he Dominion of Can-Bda report lliat while warm woatlu-r lias somewhat intensifiod tlio usual nilti-summer quietins down in nriinor-cu* lines at .uost points, hieh prices and the dii'Jiculty of repleuisliint: the eiipplies of many Kinds of mercliand-Isc in most demands resulted in ron-�ervative buying on the part of botli iconaumers and distributors, liiit n tondy demand for the leiiilins siaples Is Indicated and a brisk! move-t�ucnt of th', Saskatoon, Keglna. iMoose Jaw and other cities but this Is iiaiinl at this period and 'tlio slowing down Is not any more pronounced than lf>i>ked for. The improved crop outlook, duo to good rains over e.ttensivo terrltor.v. has stlmn-hUed confidence in the future. tiross earnings of all (.'anadian rail-roiids reportln.i: to for .luly sliow a decrease of ".1 per cent, as ccnnpar-ed with llie correspondiuf, month iv year ago. (."ammercial failures this week in the Dominium of Caiiada numbered si.\ as against ten la.^i week and eleven the same week last year. IS DEPORTED. London, Aug. 10.-Mrs. Sliee-iiy-Skcffington, who was arrested in Dublin on Tliursday, was deported from Kingstown, Ireland, Friday night. She was in charrje of two prison wardresses. IN THE CAI^ADIAN PAC8FIC ROCKiE^ l.'G CoaohlnB, RIdlnBi Climbing, Fishlns, C'.!*, Walks on High Mountain Trailo, 3'.v..-liming In Warm Sulphur Pool* will fit ys'j tor "doing your bit" In the great causo Na MomrtMa HMtalry In the Worid Exeals j THE BANFF SPRINGS H.OTEL lor AppatntmaiiU, CuliJn* or Soelal Ula, On* of a Cm -^-lo-Coaat carles of ll>� Canadian PaoIRo Halal Syalam, ptolumqualy aitualad In llie hekii ot NATIONAL PARK The Stretchable Firebox Durability in a firebox depends mostly upon its ability to expand when hot and to contract when cold,jWitkoutcracking..; Ever notice that steel rails" are ^aid with a space at the ends-it is wider in wHnter than in summer. That space allows for stretching in the wann'Summer weather.' Kootenay fireboxes are made of nine pieces of piu-e semi-steel. They can expand without cracking. That is why Kootenay fireboxes last  so long. If you do have to change a piece it comes out with a tap of ahammfer-no bolts, no rivets or other, f^stenings-just good acciurate fitting. ' -~^-''^^'^f0^ VS�rvic� in the Kitchen."-BookIet Freely ^ Thit is only one of the.many features of the Kootenay Range dMcrtbed in a beautiful Jittle booklet, "Service ia the Kitchen," ^hicb will be aiailed fi^e on request. Ik tells all a womaa wants >ta know abonttt ranee before she buys it. � London Toronto Montreal Winnipeg Vancouver St, J=a:;, XB. Kamiliioa Calgary Edmonton Sasitatoon' TAYLOR HARDWARE CO. 71 310 Fifth Street South. Uethbridge, Alberta. LIVE BUDGET OF NEWS FROM BOW ISLAND (From Otir Own Corrr-'oonilnnt) Ttow Island. Aug. Mr. and Mrs. l..imoiireaii have rol\irned i'rom .Med-ieine Hat with an adopted baby boy four months old. .Mr. 11. Wilmot left on Wednesday for Calgary. Tl>e ladies of tlie I'nited church wlU hold a pantry sale of liomo cooking on Saturday afternoon (Aug, 17) in tiio rest room. .Mr, Konnell of Ktzikom spent the fore part of the week here. I'te. tJorfton ICvans arrived home on Wednesday from Sarceo t^amp with A two weeks' ieave of absence. .Mayor i^cid returned on Friday from Calgary. .Mrs. I{. I,,. Stone and party who motored to Carnmugay last Wednesday, returned homo Monday. 'Mv. and .Mrs. .1. IJ. Agnr of Barnwell were visitors here on Sunday. .Mr. 0. Riley of Ktzikom spent Saturday here. Messrs. T. H. Fairl^airn. R. Thompson. Carlson and .lohnson have returned from Calgary. Dr. Brophy ot Burdett spent Saturday liere. Mr. L, 11, Wright is busy sinking a well on the farm of Mr. Ed Nikoli. .Mr, and Mrs. Carlson are spending a few days in J.ethbrjdge. .Miss Queenie Uunn has returned homo from Calgary. Mr. Joiner King returned home on Saturday after spending a very pleasant vacation'in the mountains. The Ladies Aid of the United church will be entertained at the country residence of .Mrs. Xevers, next Thursday afternoon (Aug. 15). .\ f;ill attendance Is desired. Mr. William Stephenson has returned from Calgary. Mrs. K. 11. Wilmot was the guest of her mother. Mrs. Fisher ot W'inni-fred. on .Monday. .Mr. Brown, manager of the Union Bank. Winnifred. was a visitor here on Wednesday. Mr. J. K. Millar returned on Tuesday from Calgary. The Grandlea branch of the Red Cross society held a very successful and enjoyable meeting a>t the home of Mrs. T. H. Prowse on Thursday afternoon. Dr. Munro left on Wednesday for Calgary where ho has reported tor military service, Mr. Bowler of Orion was a visitor here on Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Win. Beattie returned on Saturday from Calgary. Mr. R. L. Stone left on Tuesday for Calgary. Mrs. Sickles of Winnifred was a guest here on Wednesday. .Mr. and .Mrs. R. S. Beattie returned on Sunday from Calgary. Mr. Lyons of Barons spent Wednesday in town. Mr. Lyons is en route to Buffalo Lake in an endeavor to locate grazing lands. Miss Irene Leary Is spending a couple ot weeks with her sister, Mrs. Bobbie Davis of Calgary. EAST AND WEST FOR A BETTER UNDERSTANDING parts ot the world, and had thoroforo, porhapa, n reasonably broad outlook, but it may bo confessed that a sojourn ot sovornl yoard on the pralrlos, among the big follows who farm thoro aiiibng the many dimcultles that n now country alway.s presents, hart tended to an over-cstlmatlon of tho importanco of the business ot agrlculturo In the building ot tho natUon, and to n cor-reapondlng lack ot knowledge and vision ot tho necessity tor a ainiultanoous dovclopniont ot mining, lumbering and manufactures. A recent visit to tho East ha.-) readjusted tho mental balance, and frank confession Is made tliat one may learn that there are important intiulrics other than agriculture in the country, and that there are some pretty Uig and understnndjjig follows among those who Initiated and who carry on these enterprises. It wo\ild bo a pity it wo could not'got beyond tho point of thinking that all ot tlu< opinion of the country is represented by the extremists ot either side; for there are big broad-minded men in tile East, juat aa there are in the West. Lot's get together and see what we can do about it. for "a house divided against itself cannot stand." WEAVER LOPER IN U.S. TOILS Spokane, Aug. 9.-Governor Sam V. Stewart, of Montana, granted requisition yesterday for F. Weaver Ijopcr, who is wanted hero on a charge of issuing fraudulent mining stock, according to reports from Helena, Mont., last night. Loper, who was well known as managing director ot the Lucky Jim Zinc Mines, Ltd., with properties in the Slocan district, was arrested at Butte two weeks ago, but has ODPosed extradition. He failed to get bond, and is said to have been in jail while the hearing was in progress. Deputy Sheriff Clarence Long has been in Montana for two weeks in an effort to secure Loper. Prosecutor John B. White went to Helena for the hearing on the extradition. It Is expected Loper will be returned to Spokane immediately. Loper was arrested after much litigation over the company affairs. The securities are said to have been sold over a large area. 1919 FIGHTING IS LIKELY TO BE ON HUN GROUND One Year's Struggle on Home Soil is Expected to Bring the Enemy to Terms, Believes Washington Authorities; May Be Victorious Peace by Christmas of 1919. a lung period ot keen anxiety In en-tonto quurtorR. A second battle of, tho Marne has ended In a second criats in tho, war. Surveying tho whole world-wide flioldot struggle,mpn who have never been given to undue optimism, who have avoided underrating the hun or overestimating tho torcos sent against him, to-day consider seriously the possibility of victorious peace by Christmas of 1919. There is Indeed, another class who believe it will come during the.winter or next spring. Put they correspond to those English enthusiasts who regularly bet at Christniastldo that the war will bo over at Kaster and at Easter pay their losses, .double and bet on peace at tho next Christmas. ' No reason ot expediency now exists for qualifying the admission that American military and state authorities have passed through a season of bravo worry during tho first halt ot this year. The supremo effort to got man-power Into Franco was tho proof of how America rose to the demands that were made upon her. The impossible was accomplished and will continue to be accomplished for months to come in getting troops to Europe in expectation of tho next spring drive into German territory. In jGermany Next Year? There is sound reason for the belief that 1919 lighting will be done largely on German torrltory. That nt least one year's fighting will be necessary on German soil before peace can bo forced la accepted in this country and in the Entente capitals ot Europe. I am assured that tho men will be ready and the ships available to continue stream of troops to France at approximately Its present rate for five months to come. After that, it will be necessary somewhat to reduce the troop movement in order to devote shipping to making good the accumulated economic arrears. The countries, are overdrawing their accoimt at the transportation bank, reducing Europe's reserves ot food and industrial necessaries, which must in due time bo restored. But Providence has been on the side with the maritime establishment. The big crops ot France and England will make possible to use shipping tor trodps longer than would have been possible In tho 1917 season. At that time, the submarine activities were especially untortianate for the Entente, and food stocks were brought to the most dangerous level they have seen during the war, particularly in Britain. , There is only one construction to be placed on the scale of preparations which this country is making for the coming phases ot tho war. President Wilson was never more earnest in behalf ot "peace with victory" than he is to-day, and he has tho country solidly back of him. THE BARNS OF New York.-Judson C. Welliver, tho Washington correspondent of the Globe , writes: Mid-summer has brought not only the crash ot high Gorman hopes tor the present campaigning season, but happy ending to Mtkgrath, Aug. 8.-'A Are destroyed Verdon Bennett's barn Saturday. Some young boys were playing in the barn and shortly after their leaving the blaze was discovered. Tho day was calm or tho barns near the (Ire would have gone, too, for thci'o were three in the Immediate neighborhood. Quite a crowd gathered In a few moments. Tho town lire department answered the call nt onco so with tho crowd and tho hose carts the tire was kept In check. Tho barn was covered by a partial insurance. The Boy Scouts are spending a few days on the river in their annual oUt-ing. They made quite .a showing with the Union Jack at the fair, and the scouts, following on horseback. Mrs. L. Alston must bo commended for taking them on this trip. Report ot Red Cross work for month of July. Day shirts 34, pyjamas 26, manytailod bandages 117, operat- ing/gowna 9, socks 42 pairs, bod pndft 30, P:P.,baKB 10,-kit bags 43. bed pan cover 24, T. bandafees 35,. triangulitr bandages 64, khaki handkerchlofa Bii, white handkerchiefs 44,- The Rod Cross took In |21 Saturday serving luh'chos in th'd' Rod Cross rooms. The Red Cross has a. knitting machine now running all the time, with a good hand at the machine a pair of socks can be knit every hour. Tho junior part ot tho Rod Cross Is doing oxco|)tlonally well in their sewing tor the organization. Tho crops aro about ready for cuti ting. Binders aro moving every day, r.nd there will bo quite a crop from summerfallowed land. It is surprising how n^uch good" grain is Bcattorcil through tho district. Somo will bo short but the heads are well formed and are fllllng in an oxcollont man� nor. Men who know declare there will bo over 100,000 bushels to thresh In this Immcdlato neighborhood. Haying Is In full swing atid with very little help from outside thoro will be hay enough for all. Mrs. Dora Jensen with her fam!I:# Is visiting with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Dudley. Mrs. Jensen \% an old resident ot Magrath but at the present time she is living in Salind, Utah, where 'her husband is in tho mercantile business. Mrs. Chas. Jon-son, Mrs. Brlghamlftd .Tenson and Miss Kate Peterson aro/horo too, vis* Itlng during tho summer. What seem to have been the last words ot Nicholas Romanoff, former Russian emperor as ho faced a firing squad, were: "Spare my wife and my Innocent, unhappy children. May my blood preserve Russia from ruin." REMEMBER Tuesday, Sept. 3 Keep This In Mind Remember that the hardest part of gomg to school is getting ready. Begin now to plan for TUESDAY, September 3 the date of our Fall Term Opening The biggest thing you will do In lite will be to gdt an education thSt will help'you to make a good living, reasonably easy. Ask for FREE CATALOGUE and bo ready to start your course fuesday,'September 3. G ar bu11 Business College I LETHBRIDGE OFFICE PHONE 1315 . RESIDENCE PHONE 1531 �3 G. R. Marnoch Thinks the "Hard Barren Rock" Between Sudbury and Winnipeg Not so Responsible for Mutual Distrutt as the Human Bone-hcadi on Both Sides. Letkbridge Chautauqua All Next Week, August 12 to 17 SIX DAYS OF HIGH CLASS ENTERTAINMENT (By G. R. Marnoch, President Leth-brtdge Board of Trade, in the Financial Times.) "The thing that prevents the East from understanding the West Is the long stretch of hard, barren rock between Sudbury and Winnipeg," Is a remark that has been made so often that we are tired ot hearing it. A recent visit to the East, and the experience of meeting with many of the financial and business men there, as well as many profitable opportunities ot looking over some of the agricultural Implement factories, steel works, car and locomotive works, forging, shell and cartridge plants, and last, but not least, an establishment splendidly, equipped for the manufacture ot aeroplanes and hydroplanes, causes one to make the remark that it is not so much the hard rocks that constitute tho barrier between us but rather our own bone-hoada. The first essential making towards solidarity among the citizens of Canada is that there sliould be far more personal contact between the people of the East and the West. Before wo can understand what is in men's bosoms wo must understand something about their buHlnoss; and the way to begin to do that is to see the men and at the same time to see their factories and their workpeople and helpers. Getting Together There arc two proposals before us now, both looking towards tho effecting of ^ Ijetter � relationships between tho East and,the West. The one that was first suggested was that the farmers and business men of tho West should meet the manufacturers In joint conference; but in the meant'lmo the recently, fomed Canadian Industrial Reconstruction Association has made the suggestion that some representative men from the West should make a tour around the producing and manufacturing plants- in the East. Remembering some of tlie initial dit-fioultios in the first mooting of tho Joint Committee-of Commerce aad, Agriculture, when the farmers first mot men of our own pratrio provinces, the Huggestion is respectfully submlttod that personal acquaintanceships should bo made, and personal examination ot at least some ot the big muniifacturing, plants, before any tittempt at a formal confer-onco on such a knotty quegtlon as the tariff is gone on with. , . , . V Had Narrow,-Outlook ', The -ivritcr had tho advantage, before Hottling in Western Canada, ot living and doing business in various SPLENDID MUSIC Chicago Ladles' Orchestra, Ethel Lee Buxton, Warwick Male Quartet, Gulotta Trio, Hampton Court Singers, Glenn Wells Entertainers and The Kaffir Boys Choir. CHICAGO LADIES'ORCHESTRA Feature Musical Attraction of Chautauqua Week .will ,be this splendid Chicago Organization In two concerts on the Fourth Day. A LECTURE STAFF OF PARTICULAR PROMINENCE Men and women of International Importance who will present the Issues of today. There's Instruction, Inspiration and entertalmnent in this week of splendid lectures. PATRIOTISM PARAMOUNT MOTHER GOOSE FESTIVAL FOR THE KIDDIES Junior Chautauqua to be a joyous week, ending iwith a Big Pageant on the Fifth Night by Mother Goose and all her children.., DAILY PROGRAMME Fun, Harmony, Patriotism, One Dozen Good Laughs, Twelve Good Programs, Much Better Than Last Year. MONDAY- Morning- Mother Goose Chautauqua Afternoon-Invocation and- Opening Exorcises Announcements..........Superintendent and Story Lady Concert.......................... Warwick Male Quartet Admission 35c Eveninu- Patriotic Vesper Services Prelude .........................Warwick Male Quartet Patriotic Lecture .................. "Playing tho Came" ................................... Captain Wood Criggs Of the Texas National Guard. Admission 50o ^ TUESDAY Morning- Mother Goose Chautauqua Afternoon-Prelude ................................... Gulotta Trio Lecture............ "The Century of Getting Together" ............. Dr. Salem P. Bland Doinlnlon Delegate to International Conference at'Washington. '; � ', , , , , � ' Admission 50c , ;i;^!Ss^)|l,l!'t" i ..... Gulotta Trio Edward F. Trefz Evening- Prelude ,........................... Lecture ................... Mpmber U, S. Food Administration. ____,__Admission 75c WEDNESDAY Morning- Mother Goose Chautauqua Afternoon-Concert Entertalnmeiit .......... Hampton Court Singers Lecture ''Back From German Prison Camps" ........................ Sergeant Arthur Gibbons Member of First Canadian Overseas Contingent. Severely "h|t"r-Captured by Germans-Recently Exchanged, Adraissioa 50c Evening- Prelli&e ,...... Costume Lecture Hampton Court Singers -"The Oriental Pageant" - ..,................ Julius Caestir Nayphe Return EiigiiKement l|)y' Special Request,'Presenting a New ' Leoti�ie� AdmlBslon 75c ''a THURSDAY Morning- Mother Goose Chautauqua Afternoon-Prelude ..................... Chicago Ladies' Orchestra Lecture .......... "The War and tho Anglo-Japanese Alllanco" .......................... Dr. Y. Minakuchi Recently returned from Japan and Russia. , Aamisslon 75c Evening- Grand Concert............... Chicago Ladles' Orchestra  Assisted by Estelle Hays, American Soprano. Admission ?1.00 FRIDAY Morning- Mother Gooso Chautauqua Afternoon-Entertainment..................... Glen Wells Company, Costutne Lecture,..."New Zealand the South Sea Utopia" .....................f................. Leila M. Bloratleld Admission 50c Evening- Entertainment '................... Glenn Wells Company Interlude............... Grand "Mother Goose" Fostival Inspirational Lecture........................"Carry On" ................................... J. C. Herbsihan U. 8, Government-Accredited Representative. Admission 75c � �'. SATURDAY , Morning-i,; Mother Gobee Chautauqua -l^ '" Afternoon-Dramatic Reading.................. "Polly of the Circus" ..................... Annie Therese Davault Admission oOc � Evening- Grand Cloilnp Concerft .,,........The Kaffir Boys Choir Assisted and Directed by. J. H. Balmor, the Celebrated Traveler and Explorer, and Miss Elsie 'Clark ot RhodOBia. 1 Admiaslon 75c Send your boys and girls to the Junior Chautau^ qua^ Season Tickets $1.00v Admission to all enter'* ;!^nipei�8:|i,well.;, :;^ :: v\'�.�'�-�M'-,I Our Servlee'Flao- Over twenty-five men who were In our employ last year are now serving under the colors. All men now employed have complied with all existing Military Service Acts and several will soon be called for service. ;