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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 11, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE LETUBRIDGE DAILt HERALD AUGUST ITEMS OE INTEREST TO FARMER the Farm Labor Problem iCOLO STORAGE OF FOQD SHOWS GREAT INCREASE 1 hire visited ncirly erery 11 is needs much thouEht 0 op small vrtftrt the year aroufcd onUone or two men are kept it fs Just by theway o it you are contempiitms tuildms a Ilace to quarter your farnvjn the west and almost exception the small arm was the only type that mide especial efforts to fur nish he help with comforts other than just a On 505 of the UI1 large farms where only a bunfchouse y011 vim very mtla Mira is supplied the hired men must con j make such conveniences as jwm supply hot water and bath very I A hot water tank can he made toIii most any In summer It is onlra mailer ot heating once a week and ID winter a fire must be kept anyhowisijJbst the fuel expense is v nilulaiunTwhen you consider tho Btoraso ot pod the couiilrjr on Aiipisi l snowed an oter a vear holdings of poultry increasw SOS per ceu Meats and poultry holdings lhaa struct their own bed and get straw barn to sleep It is much tetter in than in the United probably owing to the colder steadier help do not carry their own lied here as tliey 4o below tho line and most farms here have a good supply of bed A good bed atid clean sleeping quarters mean a great deal to any la boring It is second only to Although not two farmers furnish tho Tkmd of yet there are very weciatlon the lew eet ol ceiling lumber will partition off a bath and the plumbing and fittings do not necessarilyneed to le al tho As it Is today the majority o men TOMATO CROP WAS IN TO BE CORNERED Aug of conspiracy among larga packing In rests lo corner the entire tomato put ot the Pacific coast hasbeen it was al tho ices of the federal trade C0jmis other itcessilles quite willingly un ThVe iJ one other important that is too often overlooked and A laboring man as well as others must have a convenient jilace7to bathe aud where a farm is tit uateb a long distance from a or city lie must have some means for his Tts hired man keep clean as well as the far mer and where a large force is at work too little A good man that can DO relied upon is worth looking after ev en mure than a good It you haTO these conveniences nud use much dlscietion with the working of your men and then they do not stay even at tho same wage that others are pay if Is then time to look into the But far too many farmers how when they themselves are do ing the Paul ffltFEDSM Corresponflonl a sight jeen on our streets yesterday the la bor shortage ha 5already come In TresL Some cars of coal had been re ceived by the local agent most farmers are busy getting ready for tbe harvest there was naturally a shortage ot labor to haul out the a big night oa Wednesday when sev eral degrees were put There was a good company ot the members pre sent Everything is looking very promising for the establishing of very strong lodge in the On Wednesday several visiting members were present from The electricians hare arrived t connect up the now plant that Medd putting in their 1 A good numlier of our people lav been taking theChautauqua at bridge this Several carload wentdoiea i The school trustees have just ar ranged this morning for a teacher to coming A vfire flavin been received from Miss Mclntos that sue will accept the position School therefore reopen on Mon Ansust 20 at 9 A scholars areurged lo be In the The wile of one ot our local aimers equal to the occasion and soon got on the tanfc and took j lines and drove tiiat team down I to the coal sheds and filled Tip with 1 the black Wfiile the first Urns that a lady was seen to drive a coal Nragon it may not be the 1st by a Itmg ill honor to in the time of the countrys oeeL arewilling to do their share for rtent Noble Fpiinda has a dial ifffitatlon to the men 6 SSvesto a visittof his farms vat Joblefotd on A letterias been secretary of the board of Ml particulars at the and it Is hoped that thepeople can will frescnL Mr ot Social Service was m towi and paid2 round ofMs its to give partlcciara the new campaign that tie league Js about to He pleased with tho way that hewas received and states thai It prcnlises well for the success ol the moTgment in this districL OnSunday evening the pastor ol the Presbyterian church Jr preached a special dealing with the anniversary ot Special references were the cause thai the allies were HghUiig for and Uie hope expressed that Ihe war would soon he G who lives south cl toVn Is now the proud possessor of a baby He certainly has a that wontcome the district was out other night and had a toad that It Is oil from the northwest He irent the ground andilaH Ox and work has now heen com tne road is all graded It a very easy approxti to thefcjwn for the fanners ttftaf to the north and west and will of rreaf tlencftt to he tradespeople also lol of trade that at the preaenfTWe is gofng elsewhere Mr Elxjilofk has taken a position at of the Merchants bank here in ilace of uwho fa going to help his lather on Iho farm Mr the local bank went weekend for a short va catlofi f Magee went away last to spend a vacation al Cirttlhgjhas heen commenced in tho and the grain that already been cut promises to yfed about 2 bushels to the heen going on for some time grading tho roads o Ihe places prompt at that DAMAGE the esploslo two storehouses near wer Silled and many according Tha stejehoust were part of aihuniUan worts an the explosion Is attributed to spo taneoue due to the eice sive apply tho manure oil iauti ib ANADIANS ARE 1 PRESENTED MEDALS the presence were present ratt Btiilon to of qntreal Son carrying dispatches ider heavy for n machine gun post ol service during a er for laying Ires under aeavy fire at Vimy Experimental Farms How to ftpply slahlo manuro on land to obtain the best results to the drier regions of the iirairie Is a problem not always well The most convenient lime to haul manure Is In the lato or during the winter and early spring when It Is Impossible to work on tho On account of our dry climate the man ure is apl to be coarse and It this is ploughed under and a crop is ut in at the results are almost rlaln 16 be because wing to trashy condition of the soil Is held too ien and dries out The su applied is only partially itted by for the growing crop as kept tho soil so dry that proper ecomposltlon hns been Instead ot the manure being an FOR AFTER THE WAR allons for drafting of economic reements and arranging methods of tercommunication will begin at ienna between ives of ulgaria aud v TANGO CRAZE COSTS f MANY RECRUIT raze may havetost Uncle Samlliou ahds of recruits In the first draft led ical esaininers here todax de larcd that notably tango were the resul of too much athlelic had lapsing toes and callouse ihuckies1 b accepled for service eiamlner declaring tho defects are only tem t Traction Engine We are well equipped t handle all kinds of repair work on steam or Only high clan worlc our we yoV that are NIVEN 218 Ffrit phoni 1712 Eiaialflatlc ighClass Residential and Day College for Boys and Young and Voung TERM commences September Write for Calendar and College Cooperative Saving Is facilitated and en couraged by the open ing of a Joint Savings r Account In the names erf Husband and Father and Brother and or any twio or more members of the vEither can deposjtor withdraw money at and ifce Interest accrues to the credit of Ask the full LETHBRIPCE URANCH Manager 6ARDSTON BRANCH Manager BARONS BRANCH J Manager SU direct graded roart out to the DlanvSnd City and tten right down to ThV Ladlts Aid o the Presbyterian held at the home of Ruble1 fan Thursday Tha Airs Closer having Bent in her iras elected to fill the being elected dent Rontlne business was then alter which light re Ireshments were Jaales of tha Red Cross sewing i on Wednesday wlih Sirs compaajr being The local lodge of lie had it has really iocs a detriment tho first wo methods ol applying the manuro o laud that Invariably givo fatlstac ory Tha aad vrohably satisfactory la to to liaullng H any line Is conYeuloui durtog tho irerlous winter or or cr turned uudcr while the lanj ploughed for fallow to a depth to seven or eight it has plenty ol cuanco to rot during the summer and becomewell incorporat ed to Ihe Should tnere be weeds or volunteer grain como from luo mannfe they will naturally be killed by the surface cultivation glvfn to the Manure soil not only Increases the plant food but adds to the bjimus increases the soils capacity to retain same method should bo tallowed in apply ing nunure to Ihe vegeliblo It should be ploughed ander and the ta bo applted to advantage IB oh grass t It has beeu found that a I of any klml aftHed to the grass niea In tho fall is very oao in a large measure to the winter pro tection atforded the Manure applted to grass land should be well when winter EUOKS and pack H enough lo maXo 11 lla so close lo the soil that It will rake up when tua hay crop Is being cut the following This all applica tion ol manure is particularly rccbni tended for all kinds o but Is also beneficial to a jayd should be allowed to remain Bowtbe same as for field theory difference that a heav ier application of manuro may be giv tltIs not advlsablo to apply mtyn ure Oakland that is to he ploughed anil put into vegetables the same season In fatjt the only way this can be le jwlthout undesirable results is From the eiperlmenls carried on at jto well rolled malerlal he Lethbridge Station In Ibis ony a Hshl It has beeu found that there are Another placo where manure can Alberta Ladies College of Red Deer Asshliboia Untvefsfty Campus Phone 34M Alberta A HIGH CLASS RESIDENTIAL FOR GIRLS Public and High School Grades to Martlculation and Grade XI COMMERCIAL PHYSICAL V Splendid Record of Successes at Undenominational Home Comforts and Careful Highly Qualified and Experienced FftLLTERM OPENS WRITE FOR CALENDAR MISS Lady Principal President MERITO Live Stock t mo conduct your fcrjn rears ejjicrleiicf la tho SUtea eelltucla the ft WRITE FOR ALSSRTA FOR SALE v Dominion Government BoMs maturing 1937 and it Me Pier British Canadian Trust Cto Hinajer and Secretary PHONE aLoCK ALT An Efficient Executor Losses are of ten caused in an Estate through the carelessness or mismanagement of the iiulividiial Executor pr This can be avoided by appointing this It acts on the advice of bonded to carry out the the and hag experienced officers in charge of all The TRUSTS and GUARANTEE Company Limited CALGARY AND LETHBRIDGE Public Administrator and Off icia Assignee for the Judicial Districts of Medicine Red THE CANADIAN BANK OEGOMMERCE ilSffi JOHN of Caml RESERVE BAILIFFS SALE In the Matter of Chattel It is IMPERATiyE that EVERY PERSON IN CANADA should WORK HARD WASTE NOTHING SPEND LITllE SAVE MUCH Inierest allowed tl per annum on W of and at any branch of Ihe The Merchants Bank of and Mortgagor I WILL SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION AT TEM OCtOCK IN THE MORNING ON 15th 1917 AT LETHBRIDGB SALE TEED BARN THIRD STREET LETHBRIDGE THE FOLLOWING 37 Head Horses nf all ages This mii bi ABSOLUTELY HorMt may be at the Lethbrldge Slock arrangement with the undertlgriSd TERMS CASH Dated at this fifth day of AUCTION FARM STOCK IMPLEMENTS To be Held on South East Quarter Miles North of Kipp Station On AUa 14th r SHARP team luatched G years 3000 Ibs 1 team bay matched S yenrs 1team brovrn matched 7 years 1 team bay matched geldings 8 years team bay matched 1 years GOO Ibs 1 team bay matched 1 years 2SOO 1 team brown matched 5 years 2MO 1 team bay matcbect 1 years 2700 i team matched 6 1 6 years 1 matcheU 7 years ltcamof e bay 1400 brown 1400 1 brown 7 years 1300 1 team bay years 2SOO 1 team 5 years 2400 1 Registered Clydesdale 3 years about 1500 registered Clydesdale 2 years old 1 registered Clydesdale 1 year i imported Clydesdale 7 Tyeara brown In 1SOO 1 black Percheron 3 years 1700 1 6 years 1400 with calves at foot 3 Milch milk s dry cows 4 2 years old 5 1 yearsold 5 old C 1 year old 2 to iio sow and 7 young 1 sow and 5 young Berkshire 2 brood due to farrow shortly 4 brood old 100 HOUSEHOLD GOODS AND and churns and wnshing machine and 1 gramb phpns and and other articles too numerous to Massey Harris nearly new 1 Me Connfck in good order 1 Uecrtng 6foot 1 Me Cormick hoy rake 1 Vanbrunt pressed ISKlIsc 1 JlcCormlji Seeder a Massey Harris 1 Vanbrunt seeder 1 12foot Massey 1 Sfoot Massey Harris 1 John Deere 14incb 1 Ideal 14inch 1 Imperial 12inch 2 34isc plows 1 sulky 14inch 1 fanning 1 garden cultivator and seeder 1 land packer 3 doutfla discs 3 sets Iron harrows 1 harrow cart 3 lumber with1 tanks 0 truck complete with racks 1 democrat 1 buggy with pole cart 11 sets driving harness 1 set of with shafts 1 threshing 25 horse power International 1 Daisy 32lach 1 cook car with truck 1 4horse gasoline engine 1 blacksmith outfiL Also chains and oilier This Btock of horses has been bred up the vory best itock in good chance for man that wants Tvork horse s and under ovep that amount eight on joint j notes In i terest Sper annum on all credit or5 off for EveryUiing will be sold as the proprietor has sold his Lrincb willbe r Pull Your Haul Your Grain or Hay WITH A STAUDEMAK Horses for the Price of One and a Ford IN OOOb CONDITION MAKES A GUARANTEED FARM TRACTOR WHICH WILL TAKE THE PLACE OF FOUR 1600 LB HORSES 24 HOURS PER WILL NOT HARM YOUR IF YOUR AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WRITE OR StaudeMakaTractor Sales Limited 404 ELEVENTH OR John Alberta SOO ON HAND AT CALGARY NOW ;