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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 15, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta AUGUST 101S wjuj l PAOB iliVEN Ready For Business 2 oclock Watch for Particulars in Tomorrows Paper MILADI ffil TwentyTwo Thousand Were Secured of The Great Lakes 15 I tavy Service Act IIMUIC n In Mill arc being gradually stralghtrncd Investi gation is noW pnmnvs by Dm var ious registrars to exactly liow many men have hctti secured whft properly bo classed an reinforcements within I ho inclining of the So far available show Hint up to noon the number of reinforcements snrurnl under the Military Service is This total Is exclusive of those who have reported for voluntarily since the ant camo Into it Is excln Hlv also of men discharged or oil leave without egpeiisn to the Including the would be Obtained under Military Heivice Voluntarily Number discharged or on leave without expense to Die The tola of reinforcements secured under the act is mads up as follows Number report ing as Number report ing lato or apprehended as Defaulters nun registrants apprehended under the discharged on lenvo expense to comprised an Obtained west of Great Obtained In Obtained In Obtained In Varlllme Prom the above men have been trans ferred to the Royal Air Service and the Inland Water The total men ordered to report by roglptrars Is and are classed as having failed to It Is that the revised figures will Indicate many of tliesn as already having reported in other districts than that to which the call was IS BLOCKED for beginning consideration fin the senate Monday of the man power extending the draft were block cd today by failure ot a quorum to appear when Chairman of the military the measure with a favorable to ft Bar dispatch to Temps the cap tainKen era 1 at Cartagena caused the arrest on Monday at of trie Herman officer in charge of the Ger man interned at Carta The arrest made at the German officers hotel and was the message on the ground tho hour had expired For the officer to renew his word of honor that he would to which he waa requested to do each THE BOY IN 9 O o When the evenin lamps are lighted And wo all sit warm and While father reads his paper And mends the Va children gather round the fire And watchthb flames that We dont say for were thlnkin Of the boy thats gone to Theres the books he used to And his old cap hahgin Thats the place he used to And the very selfsame Father sighs and wipes his glasses There are tears In mothers For you see that were all longln And when It is Mother puts hor work And father folds his and let us So we kneel around the Mighty glad to get the For you just bet were prayln For tho boys way off in PERSONAL Smith is visiting in Banff and Stanley Trew has returned from spending a holiday to Morris andrMaBter Alfred left this afternoon to Calgary and Mahon early In the to spend a two months holiday at and Lost leaves at the end of the week to join Friends of who was recently Injured Jn automobile accident will be pleased to bear that one is who has been in tho employ the Citizens Lumber In the general office here for tho past few has resigned hlsfBosi and Ward are leaving Lothbridge the latter part ot the month to visit friends and relatives in They will be making their new home in Toronto where Ward expects to attend sessions attthe Roy al College ot Dental Surgeons leading to the degree of Doctor of Dental Sur Hicks left this afternoon for where she will join her people for an indefinite Hicks also left this after noon for where lie will take up his duties in the Reserve Corps of the American and Roy left this afternoon for Xlalgary where the doc tor will await his call for after which Hoy will proceed to Miss Tena Bruce Isa guest in the city with Charles Miss Bruce some years ago was a resident of Lethbridge and is now engaged in mission work in McKnight and her boys who have been visiting with and Felger have left to re turn to their home in San Cal Spence vrho has been her left this morning for of lis a vis itor in CHURCHES AND SOCIETIES 4 At the regular monthly meeting of the Daughters and Maids of England held on Wednesday Wallwbrk and Ward were ed Into the lodge as new It was decided to hold a whist drive dind dance on September i The Eastern Star will meet Friday afternoon at the Red Cross rooms for The women of Lethbridge who have been active la the sending of parcels to prisoners of heard with much interest the words of Sergeant Gib bons yesterday afternoon in this con He stated that these parcels were received by the men there ex cept in the cases of parcels going astray and word failed to express how keenly these parcels were appreciat ed by the In his he had may sometimes have to sell at a but we will never reduce the quality of Blue Ribbon Always the oame none sent to him but the boys invar iably shared up with In many cases these parcels kept them from starvation as well as in clothing as none was It must be grati fying to those who have taken an In terest in this phase of war work to hear from first hand that their labors have not been in w Tiie following letter has been re ceived by the Major Jack Ross Chap ter Canadian War Hospital Fund for Ser Montenegro and Dear De Long We acknowledge herewith cheque for f50 from the Major Jack Ross Chapter to the Canadian War Hospital Please extend our thanks to the members of your for their very generous donation and for the interest have taken in the work being carried on by this both of which are indeed greatly appre ciated by the Yours very SOCIAL EVENTS An interesting affair took place yes terday afternoon at the Red Cross rooms when Hicks was presented by the womens executive and the workers of the Red Cross with a beautiful silver chain and lavaliere in remembrance of her faithful and energetic services to the Red A few words were spoken by Charles McKillop ia which she made reference to the efficient work done there for several years by their appreciation of her services and the high regard in which she is Hage made the Hicks will missed in the Red Cross rooms where she has been superintendent of rooms for nearly three years as well as a ot the general WEDDINGS On Alexander McLean of and Miss Annie McPhall of Saskat formerly of were united in marriage by Cragg v HAM On at Wesley Methodist Samuel of for merly of and Miss Leola Iva Hamlyn of the same for merly of were united in Crngg perform ed the This at Wesley Metlvodlst Cragg united in matrimony John Harry Moaner of Lethbridge und Miss Eva Joyous Marlow of daughter of Robert and Mary AMERICANS HERE MUST PAY TAX re ceived at the Internal Revenue bureau today indicated that some Americana living in Canada confessed to lie Sj norunt of the fact that they aro ject to income und jjnofit taxey cu their income received in This coun at tho sumo raten imposed on uit jjsons residing within the United In view of a new campaign round up those tax delinquents in many asked to be allowed to file returns and make tardy at this In many cases the rev enue bureau will permit this and not ituyose lUe urw4 WDEN BROS Hull Block COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS DINING ROOM FURNITURE LIVING ROOM FURNITURE CARPETS LINOLEUMS CURTAINS DRAPERIES BEDROOM FURNITURE DEN AND LIBRARY FURNITURE SALE TOMORROW AND SATURDAY We are placing our entire stock at your dis posal at a straight not selecting one piece here and there and calling them During these four days all springs and the of which the price is set by the will be subject to a straight discount of curtains and 10 A lot of odd pieces and discontinued lines will be cleared out at This sale is strictly THREEPIECE BEDROOM SUITE Consists of dresser and chiffonier in walnut Uresser has shaped large and 2 small also large plate glass mirror chiffonier has mirrorand four roomy drawers bed is made in panel effect with Sale Price LEATHER ROCKERS Two only small Spring seat andupholstered covered in heavy imitation Spanish Sale Price ODD CHAIRS Two only small have pad seats covered In solid a splen did chair for bedroom or Sale Price LEATHER ROCKER Fumed oak spring seat covered in genuine 3 only at this Sale Price 00 HALL STANDS iSolid quarter cut oak hall stand in fumed Lsirge bevelled pinto mirrors 4 double coat and hat umbrella stand on Seat lifts up providing space for Sale Price Same as but in Early English Sale Price ONE IN GOLDEN ELM With mirror fitted as Sale Price WRITING DESK Solid quarter cut has drawer for writing materials with rack for paper and Sale Price COUCH Oiu Seat has spring edge cov ered in shades of rose and Sale Price MUSIC CABINETS Solid Quarter Cut Early English mirror in drawer und seven shelves for Sale Price We Freight LINOLEUM SQUARES Ask to see the New Linoleum we have them in all All Carpets and Rugs sub ject to 10 per cent discount HEAVY COCOANUT RUGS close weave with different designs and Just the thing to protect your floor or floor coverings during the 6x9 for JAPANESE THREAD MATS One of the hardest wearing mats Sale NEW PROCESS LINO Better get this now as our price is less than the per square yard All subject to 15 per cent Halfprice Clearing an odd line of lunch waste paper soil ed clothes baskets at exactly one half of marked Sewing Machines One Raymond Sewliug drop as good as I a AA Sale Price One Vindox Sewing drop in good 4 A Salo Price Ojio Domestic Sewing iy g A Sale One White Rotary Cab inet Sewing Machine at a big sav Sale Price SOLID BRASS BED One only solid brass 4 2 square rounded crosspiece with eight Sale Price ODD CHAIRS Birch Mahogany arm spring covered in green Sale Price Another as above only seat covered in Sale Price BIRCH MAHOGANY SMALL CHAIR Tufted spring seat coverall in Sale Price SOLID MAHOGANY ARM CHAIR Beautifully small pad on full spring hair Sale Price SOLID MAHOGANY SMALL CHAIR T Carved spring Sale Price UMBRELLA STANDS Only one quarter cut Early English octagonal solid sides with de sign cut Sale Price UMBRELLA STANDSIN QUARTER CUT OAK finish with 4attlee work at Sale Price ONE ONLY AS ABOVE But has only the four legs with cross piece top and Sale Price SOLID BRASS UMBRELLA STAND With beautiful round Sale Price HALL SEAT Solid cut golden Sale Price jjALL CHAIR Solid quartw cut Jacobean finish with carveuV Sale Price Mail Orders for above goods will be filled subject to goods being in stock ;