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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 17, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta FOUR THK tETHBRIDGE DA1LT HEKALD AUGUST 1917 lethbrfoge platform laid down in this conven Hiberta P A I LY AND W E E K LY Subscription Rates per delivered by per by per by per to j TELEPHONES Business Editorial Offlca President and MiuaGins Director Joha Torranca Euitaess Kates of or subscriptions ap pear daily on address Accept tnce of papers olter eipiralioa date Is our authority to continue Ibe sub Your King and Country Need You Right Nowl THE PROGRESS OF THE There can be BO loujer any doubt that the Oral drive for the taking or Lens is Canadians for the past few days hste been pressing he attack on the very outskirts of th and the capture ot Hill the dominating position of tbj for vrhicn the allies battled a tinia ill the days jona has opened the way for a comparatively easy advance into the heavy Ger man counter attacts to retake tlie hill Five limes the as saulting waves of the Germans swept forward onlv to be Dung back by the danntless Canadians who have deter mined to hold what they bavo won against all The ami French ing on Ihe Belgian front have made fnrlhcr important advances against the Bavarian troops and continu ing the which is being fought with increaslnK TLe oifort THE BEGINNING OF THE 1 The New York Sun says There j reniaios uo loosw aa doubt the fcaisers government was voll award ot the provocation to general European war which Austria was launching in Its ultimatum Gorman statpinum aro convicted out el thpir own utterances now revealed ani confirmed by hiiits and ndoiUsIoBs from high Ttiv terms of the no to to Serbia were known definitely in the Wllhelmstrasse fourteen hours before tho note was fa Otily two only only ten wfnutcs and a direct wire from Ber lin to Vienna would bavo sufficed to avert or delay the fatal act if it had teen tbe deliberate purpose of Germany to havewar at that particu lar The new evidence simply indorses Ihe belief that has prevailed through out the world ever since the war was All tho surrounding clr PICKED UP Steve a Jaw was drowned whileletting at John one ol the old est Methodist ministers in London died at the age of Frederick Thomas corporal In the Slst aud formerly pastor of the Methodist hurch at has boon kilN ed in 1s being made io sweep up the Bel gian coast and thus Germany from her submarine The crown prince Is apparently de termined to keep up tie useless fight ing on the Verdun and in the Cham pagne for he continues lo thrust forward his troops to no advan tage and at the cost of great The statement of Lloyd George in England that the food situation is im proving and flat tie submarine losses are kept well most the preparedness of Ger many and the shameful unprepared ness of France and tho backwardness of set up an irresistible presumption that Germany desired and forced on the Ger many had been seeking a pretest for months and was determined that the tragedy of Scrajevo should not fail to furnish This was Now the a priori conviction Is turn ed into an evidential ceiiataiy that is In considering the Austrian plea thai action against Strbia was com pulsory In punishment for the mur der of the Archduke FraacisFerdln aad end his wife it Is only necessary to point out that Ihis crime was the act neither of the Serbian government nor the Serbian Even though the plot was hatched In Belgrade and some oScials and army officers had a hand in it was a private con and the proposal to vassalize a Iree people because of It was a mon strous and intolerable it must not be forgotten that there ic broad reason for believing that the doomed couple were deliber ately sent by the ruling In Vienna to Serajevo to be murdered THE BUSY MAN tor died utter au Illness of over tlireo Clarcneft McKlltom ot Thomas has ben avi0ntl sur goon with the uoyal The port of Boston has been or dered closed to stripping between suu set and Alfred Barr a gradu ate of Toronto bas been Taucredo editor of U the uiitieouscription paper in awarded the Military for Montreal may bo au anticonscription candidate for Marys seat iu the Joan assistant sup erintendent of tho Yipmend lustl lutrs of tho department ot agricul has been loaned by the govern ment of tlio province to tho food cou tvoller asan expert in domestic eeoa Mtihlrcw Is preparing a special bulletin on Karl Socialist lead er in he German who was arrested In connection with the May toy demonstrations Iu llorllu in was liberated a lorliiieht ago by tho German government through fcar tbat ho might dlb In lio Is said to bo auftertag from weigh lug oaly 84 Henry pioneer glass and a American prominent forlhcornius Dominion Tho or federal council has passed a measure prohibiting ermans from making payments to citizens or residents of tho United More than residents of Hamburg arc now being fed municipal the owing el obtaining food supplies for iuiliridual The first contingent of several thou sand carpenters and joinj Dublin police court for selling iiiilk era coming over from Australia to I said to have been deprived ot 40 per worfc in Britain has arrived and has ot its As a result ot a row near the station ai a man named OXcIU died at the Hotel Dieu hospi Lady McBrldo and family have sail ed for Canada and are bringing the ashes of theIate McBrMe with Swept by tlie flames ol a destruc tive the little town oi has just sustained a loss of ap proximately Thomas Paean was fined In the been distributed over ssveral govern ment Word received in Thomas that William Bruce a former Thomas has beon selected by the Democratic committee of New York for the nomination of mayor of the A Boston business man has given ten thousand dollars towards a Con gregational church fund to be used in placing fifty Hindu evangelists in fifty nonChristian Hindu villages for three The tenmiliiondoMar widow Vrenda Van of announces her engagement to the Dufee of brother of the late King Carlor of This will be her fourth Building permits In Winnipeg dur ing Angust irill total nearJr dueto the extensive building of apartment completing on viiich work stopped when the war Under the proposed federal Insur ance plan for the American Tommy would bo able to insure his UCo for eighty Ralph Connors Sky Pilot has been dramatized and Brandon Tynan chosen as its star for Its production this Indian Agent Laird and of along with Provincial Constable Broaarib had a cltias call to death at when a bolt of lightning struck an Indian tepee close to killing a young hsii Charlie Cunning who vras The fatality occurred on the Sucker Creek re secre tary of the Canadian Bar announces thatin view of the pos sibility a general election this fall it has been decided to postpone the meeting of the Canadian Bar associa tion which was to take place in You Men Who Admire Beauty and Exclu slveness in Fall Wdplens will be Pleased with the Ridpath Some tailors may have been un fortunpto In securing foreign weaves this so at the HMpath K you wont bUia serge that will not maka your setec Uois here and ami ttat the Austrian police knsiv allj broke and also dozens ot private August 2S to about the plot and intentionally pre vented any steps to abort ii from being Tue more the bis lory of the incipi ence of the war is the more hideous seems ths gnUt of ths rulers of the central READ THE WORDING OF THE For the benefit of the vrhieh claims ia WDsiderably confused the Winnipeg The Herald againpublishes word for the tifo of the These should leave no doubt as to the realaltitude ot the in this the defence of residences and several ill be a candidate in the coming general He will stand as an independent candidate probably In St Antoine for which Sir Herbert Ames Is the present Creelman is in favor of conscription Arrested some time ago in connec tion with a charge of theft of belonging to the Sun Life whileemployed at George escaped jail guard at Swift purrent and Is still Special to tee Herald weeks pro gram of the EllisonWhite service of i has beea a dcmscrecy against military I continued and growing The conditions call for the on Saturday was a ting forth by tach allied belligerent the surprise has continued from of its full power as the only assuraay o day attenaance ante of In times of peril at me6ting nntI last n6ht the resources of the w Unl was 0 or IheChanlauwi enter Ricipath TAILOR For Men arid Women Sfh St PHONE Scw ia at tho ago of llo was once many HalL A cheque for the over recorded in tho New YorK cleariug drawn by Morgan for tho credit of tho minister of finance and receivergen eral of Canada is settlement of the loan recently floated for Dominion by a syndicate headed the Morgan was paid the Liberty National by CABINET CRISIS IN FINLAND orders occasioned by the scarcity of food have led to a cabinet The senators have requested tbe governor general lo transmit their resignations lo the provisional Tho governorgeneral has asked vicepresident of the department of economics mid former president of tho dtet to form a Socialist UP has A general hiia been The conratsslon of conservation1 has issued a bulletin advising the farmers of eastern whose barns are this year bulging TTlth a particularly large hay to up a portion meadowlands autumn sow every acre and fall The yield It Is pointed has been so large that the requirements of this year as well a a of nest year have largely metWith a grainhun gry world clamoring to be feel coffimissloner thinks that farmers should make esIra effort to pro duce and LOANS have money to loan on anfi at reasonable We farm Valuations are made from rec ord for prompt payment after taking bf less than two Do business with an old es tablished and reliable Johnston Suite Alberta Block CUTYOURGRA1N Pull Your Haul Your Grain or Hay WITH A Opening of Agricultural School at Claresholm arc justly disposable fay the ctatsfor the preservation of its national The Imperative duty of the people of Canada today m regara to the war is iis continued and vigorous prostcutioni 1 Byconferring with the British flovertinenl for the purpostof de finitely ascertaining the scops and character of services that can beai be rendered by Canada in the conduct of ths 2 By the In un impaired at the of our fighting and the taking of all steps necesiary to scaurs qucred for this pur pow 3jBy organfzlng the production of our other contributions to the as munitions and war upon lines ol freater 4 By the complete extinction of profiteering In all to do with munitions and the neces larles of if by the nationalization of or by the adaptation of the system of control ot controlled 5 By the recovery for the public undue profits 5 since the beginning of the war by the exploitation oT the interests of the people for the present require merits of the 6 By tbfl application of a com bined system of sharply graduated faxatton upcri incomes and excess profits which shall fnsure that every bear his or full share of the war burden ac cording to his or her 7J By thoroughly organizing ths nation and carrying outthis pro gram by whatever means may be rieceasary forita accomplishment that this convsntion on record Ha admiration for ihe life and work of the greatest of all Right Sir WHfrlrf Laurisr and of his earnest enrfeaVor to carry out his duty aa he sees It the interests of ai respictmg our part inthis worm We express the thai hi hH long Ms matchieas may be utilized in reuniting th Canada fn this great crfs Mfccesiful prosecution t the antf cut cf t The Chautauqtm tra ami attractions and they niora ol Itlias already re suited in the sign ing of a new contact for next thus assuring the ChautauQua as a early visitor tp Two ol the outstanding features of le Chautauqua series of entertain are those rendered by two both along the llnea of lllus ratcd tallta and Perhaps t Is no dlsparaKeraent of Miss Fisk o say that the lecture ol Miss AfJa Vard tookjier audience mnre com iletely captive than did the New Eng and atrictiy artistic After ths splendid cntertalntnent yesterday reception was endered to Miss Jiiss McCor and others of the company at home More han half a hundred ladles were pro lemonade and cafcc were j lerved and those present were favor id by a hearttoheart talk by VUsa This morning the 1 who were due to leave for dtag Miss Ward tnd Miss Mc weird driven to over he iiiagoiffcent road In motor itfzena of Ferule vielns with cadi ther for Ino prlvlllge of adding to ho pleasure o thefr entertaining who was one of tho returning to ha declared it onn of the drives to be found oii the American U Ti i ni i s i he stropped made That Gives The Perfect Shave The Provincial Agricultural Clares will REOPEN on 1917 Courses are offered In Practical Agriculture and Household How about your morning shave Docs your razor strop for ewing you a clean shave day after day you clean aad dry your Safety Razor without taking it to without removing the blade These advantages are only the AutoSErop Tho stropping of the blade is not only from the point of but is the only way a real shave can be The AutoStrop can be used unstrop No entrance examination The course 3 absolutely The Minimum age for admission for boys is fifteen and for girts Prospective studeNts should apply at FOR CALENDAR AND FURTHER PARTICULARS COMMUNI CATE WITH HONORABLE DUNCAN Minister of Etlmojitoii OR PRINCIPAL SCHOOL OF ACTIVE IN THE i CANADIAN HARVEST FIELDS arrests bave been made in western Canada ct members ot the Industrial of World for attempHng to create agltalion In thu harvest They have ako beori active In encouraging Ihelr ftilona o cross the United Slates to work in The immigration authorities an nounce Member of Ui In dustrial Workers of tho SVorirl at tomptins to enter tfiis country from tha Unitod Stales will be torncd The slj roen unrifiT arrtat will be trieil for to create puVMc dis STEWARDS of looking after Messing Arrangements officers and small ships com pany wanted for service during the war on the ships now being corn in isskmed for Canadian Naval Patrols must be Britisli suhjecls o 20 to SO Wages day and Free lodgings and BOY STEWARDS under 18 will also be Nearest Naval Recruiting or to thc Department the Navaf tBt of ped the same as the ordinary safety but when you once realize the difference between a stropped and an unsfropped STAUDEMAK ATRACTOR Four Ilorses for the Piice of One and a Ford IN GOOD CONDITION MAKES A GUARANTEED FARM TRACTOR WHICH THE PLACE OF FOUR HORSES 24 HOURS PER WILL NOT HARM YOUR IFYOUR AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WRITE OR I StaudeMakaTractor Sales Limited 304 ELEVENTH OR John Alberta 200 ON HAND AT CALGARY NOW Borrow an AutoStrop Razor and try it Pay Decido upon its purchase fiftct you have compared its wonderful bLlo service and stnootlishaving quality with other rqzors you have used or arc Take it homo and shavn it as freely as if youhad purchased it Your declcr will lend it to you or that Then como to a decision whether you keep it or return We authorize dedcrs to loan the AufoStrop Razor on 30 daystrial and we stand back of the AutoStrop Safety Razor TORONTO ;