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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 13, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta HOTEL DALLAS TELEPHONE 1312 CENTRAL CCMFORTA8VL8 LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD HOTEL WINDSOR Bett $1.25 a Day Hotel in Alberta Taylor-made Flour Pride of Alberta and Mother's Favorite. Two Brands with but a single aim- BETTER Bread. Blueberries, Apricots, and a few Raspberries NOW IS THE TIME TO PRESERVE THE ABOVE. RASPBERRIES ARE ALMOST OVER WITH. BLUEBERRIES AND APRICOTS ARE AT THEIR BEST. WE HAVE A GOOD 8UPPLY ON HAND. ALL FRESH STOCK. BLIKBEKKIKN APRICOTS' 15 lb. Baskets ........................... $2.90 4 Basket Crates ......................... $2.50 2 lbs. for.............................. 45c In Peach Basketi ....................... $2.00 WE HAVE A FINE LOT OF ASSORTED CALIFORNIA AND WASHINGTON FRUITS. * PEACHES, PEAR8, PLUMS, GRAVENSTEIN APPLES, ETC. THE GOOD CO. High Class Grocers Phone 525 ELLISONS^ a 12-year-old Girl J 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 tht same as Paris Green. Price 85c per pound. THE KENNY & ALLIN CO., Ltd. Phone 1487 Druggists and Stationers Next Dallas Hotel Make the MOST of the High Prices by consigning Your Grain to SMITH-MURPHY & CO. Ton will realize eTery cent In it for yoa. and cat your returns promptly. WRITE OR PHONE Office Phone 1313 Residence Phone 1484 N. T. MACLEOD, MANAGER LETHBRIDGE BRANCH SHERLOCK BLDG. HIDDEN GERMAN WIRELESS STATIONS * -> > Washington, Aug. 13.-Renewed reports of hidden German wireless stations or supply-bases on the Mexican gulf coast may lead to a search of those waters by American war ships. STRONG & DOWLER GRAIN an*! Committioa Marchaatt Man. 1811 LatharMaa) tiaaa. aa Our Agents wti* ara la year dlakrt**, J. A. ftUMMINQ Manager Petawawa Camp will accommodate 1)000 Chinamen to reBt there on their �way to France, where they will be used back of the lines. London, Aug. 11.-George Niccoll Barnes, minister of pensions, who has attended the meetings of the war cabinet since Arthur Henderson started on hli mission to rtussian, probably will succeed Mr. Henderson as labor representative in the war cabinet. The press agencies say the other labor ministers in the government unanimously opposed Mr. Henderson's course and that labor's support of the government is not likely to be affected by his resignation. Winnipeg, Man.. Aug. 13. - There were a lot of buyers In the market to-1 day for cash wheat and oats, but sell- J ors were few and far between, and as a consequence very little business was i done. Buyers say they would pay any j reasonable price to get grain for their i requirements, but holders are hanging' back. It is said that stocks owned by elevator companies are pretty well I exhausted, and if there is considerable} quantity of wheat in the market for | sale it must be held by farmers. Prlc-: es were a little better than Saturday. I Oats buyers were in the market dur-! ing the early part of the session, but i dropped out later and trade in this j centre was neglected, sellers linding; it hard to get quotations. Trade in | barley and flax was very small, for fu-' ture delivery there was a moderate , trade. October wheat opened at i S2.14i�, nearly lc lower than Satur-j day's closing quotation, but was bid | up to $2.IS early in the session, but l later sngged 9c to $2.09. October and j December oats futures opened easier | and manifested a downward tendency. The May delivery was traded in for \ the first time this season, the opening j price being C5c. Good weather in western Canada and the disturbed state of the southern market owing to the food bill law restrictions are responsible for the slump in the October wheat. Cash wheat closed at the maximum $2.40 for No. 1 Northern, No. 2 Northern also closed at the maximum and other grades were 1 to 2c higher than Saturday's close. October closed $2.09 Oc lower. October oats closed �2c lower, December %c lower. October flax closed 4c higher, November 4c higher and December 6c higher. Barley 'Ac higher for October. Futures Winnipeg Wheat- Oct............. 213^ Oats- Oct............. 66 Dec............. G2% Flax- Oct............. - Dec............. -* Minneapolis- Sept.......... ... - 20S1/� Chicago- Sept............. 215 204 Winnipeg Cash Pricea Wheat- 209 65% 62y4 333 PER8HING 8URE OF VICTORY .240 .230 .187 .150 .230 Mason & Risck Limited almoral DJaek Letharldge /latrolaa, Vloter Reoerda, Viet, frte, Aoeerdeone, Sheet Muala and Muelcal Merchandise. Mall Orders Given Careful Attention. Shampooing, Combings made up. Facial Massage, Electrolysis ETC., ETC., ETC. Phone 1710 Hull Block Room 1 London.-The London Sunday Times has received the following telegram from General Pershing, dated Paris, Aug. 4: "The spirit and morale of the allied armies are splendid, and the general situation Is better than at the beginning of any other year of the war. The allies should look forward with full confidence to a complete victory. "John J. Pershing." President.WilBon has found a place for hiB friend, Thomas D. Jones of Chicago, in whose behalf the President clashed with the Senate in the first year of the Wilson administration. Mr. Jones was appointed to represent the Department of Commerce on the Administration Roard of the Exports Control Council, to fill a vacancy caused by the appointment of Edward N. Hurley of Chicago as Chairman of the United States Shipping Board. No. 1 Nor...240 No. 2 Nor.. No. 3 Nor... 238 No. 4 Nor.. No. 5 Nor...212 No. 6 Nor.. Feed.................... No. 1 Special................. No. 2 Special ..................212 No. 3 Special ..................187 Oats-Track .....................65% Flax - No. 1 N. W. C.................339 No. 2 C. W. 333% No. 3 C. W. 321 % .................337% Track LOCAL MARKETS Grain & Livestock Prices INTENSE ARTILLERY FIGHTING Amsterdam, Aug. IS.-Frontier correspondent of the Tele-graaf reports that terrific artillery fighting began yesterday evening in Belgium between Ypres and the sea, and that it showed no signs.of diminishing today. �4�4�4���t4��� Superior Supply Co. 2nd Ave. S. and 13th Street. MINING. BUILDING A RAILWAY 8UPPLIE8 �, EQUIPMENT XUDHOPE ANDERSON AND EMERSON FARM IMPLEMENTS GANG PLOWS SULKIES FORD TRACTOR ATTACH UGGIES MENTS. DEMOCRATS AUTO TRAILERS CULTIVATORS BINDER ENGINEC PHONE 1726-TAKE A BLUE LINE CAR Track Prices Wago* Prices Wheat .....- Wheat .....220 Oats......56% Oats......58 Flax......- flax......296 Barley .....- Barley .....101 LIVESTOCK PRICES Choice steers, 7Vfec; choice cows, 6Hc Select hogs, 150 to' 250 lbs., 15c. Choice killing wethers, sheared 10c Choice killing ewes, sheared, 9c. 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 are in doubt as to what is best adapted for your purpose In tin or sheet metal we shall be glad to assist you with our advice based on experience and knowledge. THE DIXON SHEET METAL CO. Rear Stafford Block. Letharldge, Alta. N Let Us Finish Your Vacation Photos Many vncationlsts find pleasure in taking attractive snapshots, but they do not like the work of developing and printing. Don't put your films or plates noide until they become worthless. Let us do the work while they are fresh, so that best results may be obtained. We Guarantee Perfect Pictures from your exposures. Our charges for developing and printing are low. Come in and see some samples of our work. We are agents for Kodaka and Supplies. The Red Cross Drag & Book Co., United PHONE Bit. CHAUTAUQUA TONIGHT ? The Chautauqua concludes this evening with one of the beat programs of the circuit, when the Hawaiian quintette will give a program of Hawaiian music and songs. In this quintette appears the greatest steel guitar player in America. Dr. Carpenter gave his lecture this afternoon on Worlds in the Making, a scientific talk of great interest. ICan bake better Bread from OUR BEST FLOUR than J any woman,, can' bake, out a of 1 any other brand-so can yo^ She Did! VYou Cant Really EXCEPTIONALLY Good - Flourl �Ellison Milling & Elevator Co OUR BEST CITY AND DISTRICT Moose Meeting Regular meeting Moose Lodge No. 792, will be held on Tuesday at S o'clock. Large class for initiation. Visiting brothers welcome. Returns South Sergt. Munday, after a stay of several months in Lethbridge and Re-gina, has returned to the Coutts police barracks, to take charge of this station.-Sweet: Grass Advocate. Stampede Forewarned is forearmed. As it is quite likely that you will be recording the Stampede events with your camera, we just want to whisper to you to get your camera and "ammunition" ready. Our supply of late dated films is complete. Let us do a sample order for you in the way of developing and printing. You'll be pleased, we assure you. Our work is unsurpassed. J. D. Higiobotham & Co -- Limited -- Alberta's Pioneer Orugglata.* The ^MtoiL Jiof Wholesale and �eUII chemists TELEPHONE NO. 888 Big Crowd Expected Lethbridge will entertain the biggest crowd of the year this week, and , a number of merchants are taking ad-1 vantage of the occasion to decorate j their places of business. Some attempt is being made, to have the city do some decorating. It is felt that, everything possible should be done to give visitors a good Impression of the city. Ross Taylor Home Ross Taylor of the 5th nattallon is out of khaki, after having worn the uniform three years to a day. Ross has arrived in the city and will interest himself in his father's business?. Some months ago he was home from the front on furlough, and when he left here he intended to go back to England. However, he went east and hns since been engaged as escort for returned soldiers. Most of the time he has been In Quebec, and he stater, that the feeling against conscription in that province is very high. SESSION LIKELY TO BE PROLONGED Ottawa, Aug. 13.-That'the length of the scsbous depends upon the nature j of the franchise bill to be Introduced i by the government Is the general opln- t ion around the corridors of parliament. Apart from the measures of a contentious character the work of the session could be concluded at a date not later than Saturday, Sept. 12. Should this legislation bp of such a nature a.s .to meet with opposition of the members who sit to the left of the speaker there is no telling when the house will rise. Business still to come down includes supplementary estimates which are productive of a great deal of discussion. In the commons this evening Hon. J. C. Dohorty introduced tlio military service act, 1017. He said that the purpose of the bill is to make complete provision for the taking of the votes of soldiers overseas and elsewhere. Additional legislation was necessary, ho said, because of the changed conditions since the lirst legislation was passed in 1015. Mr. Doherty announced that the chief change in the new law is that provision will bo nv.ido for complete election on the other side of the Atlantic. Special overseas clerk of the crown in chancery will ho appointed who will attend to all details of election. Special returning of- ficers will bo appointed to take the vote. In Franco ballots will be sent to tho office of the Canadian commissioner and in England to. .the office of tho high commissioner. At these central points the votes will be counted and the result added to the general result in Canada will determine tho result of the election. The minister said this plan was necessary because of the l-i-.'Se number of votes to bo tj,ken and because of the danger that if tho ballots were sent to Canada they might be lost on the way. A general returning olllcor will be appointed in Canada whose duty it will bo to add the overseas and home votes together in order to decide the general result. LIEUT. WALLACE DEAD London, Aug. 12.-Lieut. .1. K. D. Wallace, Royal Knjiincers, who has died of wounds, formerly of the railway service in Canada, enlisted originally at Vancouver. Ho was years of aijo. PROTEST AGAINST REFINED BARBARITY Potroprrad, Aug- 12.-The central committee which is dealing with the affairs of war prisoners issued a statement today, high protest against the refined barbniity which the German is displaying" toward Russian prisoners. Memorial Service A very impressive memorial service was held at the Salvation Army last ' night in memory of the late John j Rcdshaw. who was wounded at tha-j Vliiiy lidge battle and died shortly I after in the Gorman lines. He .was a-j member of the army band and an ox- 1 emplary Salvationist; he will ho very much missed in the corps as well as in his home. A number of his acquaintances took part in the meeting and they all spoke very highly of him. Then tho band played the Dead March in Saul and the meeting was brought to a close by singing tho Doxology. LET'S 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 Thsn Ever REMEMBER THE NIGHTS: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Frl., and Sat. ? ? * > ? > : .;. * .j. WINNIFRED MAN IS * WOUNDED. T. J. Bailey, Winnifrod, is * among the casualties today as : wounded. a UNDERWOOD TYPEWRITERS, F. & E. CHECKJfiiBITER, CHICAGO PENCIL ^SH[ARPEjyjlE,--O-FFt&E-FUTTrTFTU RE, TYPEWRITERS OVERHAULED, CLEANED AND REPAIRED. EVERYTHING FOR THE OFFICII Everal! & Franks Sinnott Block, Corner 4th Ave. and 5th St. > : : .> FOR SALE By THE IMPERIAL CANADIAN TRUST COMPANY, OF CALGARY, ALBERTA Guardians of the estate of Henry Waldersloh, the South West Quarter of Section 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 Auguat, 1917. 202-6 FARM LANDS Of the Hudson's Bay Company and Calgary and Edmonton Land Co. FOR SALE The H. Macbeth Agency III* t r�fr TELL THE TIAIE BV STAR-LAND'S NEW KINETO CLOCK. -New -BarberShop NOW OPEN To Old Friends and New. WEST1SROOK BKOS Formerly Barbers with W. A. Ott Sixth Street South, Opposite Bank of Montreal. 4jt * 0r W.L. McKenzle & Co. TRY A HERALD WANT AD.11 "HONB 637 1U Srd Ave 8 1 KINDS OF TRICAL WORK. a/ �i*l till! 50 Dozen Pocket Knives Highest duality - Sheilield Manufacture. 2 Dozen Razors 2 Dozen Pairs Shears and Scissors 2 Dozen Pairs Hair Clippers ALL AT SPECIAL PRICES  e Thin lot will be picked up in a hurry -Bette1!' look them over: Consumers' Hardware Go. 120 FIFTH 8T. 8. PHONE 1212 LETHMIDGE 7 7584 ;