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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 20, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR THE DAtUT HERALD letbbtffege Derate delivered per year by per jear by jeir by to 1SS1 TELEPHONES Dnslness Office Editorial Offlce Buchanan President ami Managing Director John TorraEca Easiness Manager Dates of expiry c suosctlptlons ap the western Liberal convention by n formal repudiation ot thi position it ass in the bouse of It the convention can get him to do this It will have bmUed teller than it But the ex perience of CaMer iiud Mai1 Is not encouragingThe reliu Kiilch Sir Wilfrid gave thcci he had already given to at least fifty other Influential Liberals who pleaded with him uot 10 aisrupi by a position which to them was There Is nothing ruysterlctis about Ihe reason for the breach between Sir Wiltrid tens of thousands o his former They are for con Some it applied forth with others are willing tceve tho svstem given another provided the leaders of the Krinch Cani4ians will Joii heartily in the on the understanding that failure Sir Wil frid is against now or in the future and even with regard PICKED UP IN THE BUSY MAN Lr Trooper had Two caws leprosy have been X tn TO 1 Until From Our Own Correspondent and C Jleliel have taken one of the new cottages thtt have recently been erected here and muvM in last oai Mr Cummtngi of the Independent Grain company was a visitor to our little burg on making a tour round the country look at the condition of the onr authority to continue the sub Your Kinj ant Country Need You Right Howl THE PROGRESS 01 THE WAR The Canadians are holding solidly against nil the newly captured position of Hill 70 at For several days the Germans have thrown furious assaults at this posi tion in an effort to retake but with out On the other hand the Canadian forces have caused colossal losses to the attacking who liaa been compelled to their The Britibn and French continue to progress in On the Rumanian front Austrians claim to have taken a large number of Slir can have a reunited party behind him upon very simple Let him declare That he agrees that our present divisions the front must be main tained in unimpaired That he believes that the neces sary men can be obtained by volun tary enlistment and pledges himself to use Ills Influence to the uttermost in the province of Quebec to aid in securing these voluntary That isSixg the 01 the necessary men by these means he will support the application of If Sir Wilfrid Laurier will not so this what are Liberals who be Hevo hxJie vigorous prosecution ol thewar by keening our forces at the front up to strength to do Obviously they have but two They must abandon either the leadership of Sir Wilfrid or the boys in the There is no SIR WILFRID LAURIER DISAPPOINTS Evidently the greatest mistake the western Liberals made at their Win nipeg convention was in in spite of Ms declaration of some weeks that Sir Wilfrid Lauricr is in favor of raisins reinforcements for the Canadian armies at the front by it It now Eeems that many who favor conscrip bat favor of the win Ihewar resolution and the onaorsa tion of Sir Wilfrid had a mistaken understanding cf the lead cfn opinionon Since an effort has been made to secure from Sir Wilfrid a pronouncement ot his attitude toward Failure to do so is the rock on which the hope of the strong men of the Winnipeg convon lion has split In a dealing wiHi the relation befweenthe Liberal party leader and the Winni peg the Winnipeg Free says An Ottawa dlspalclf says that of Saskatchewan and of Aihertarvpresumablyias unofficial delegatesfrom tie western Ijfteral npon Sir Wilfrid Laurier on Monday and wrpstl cd with him In an attempt to get him to give a definition of his to Tcards compulsion justi fy the faith ih him shown by many of the delegatesto the The report says that the two west erners failed In their It adds that MacUay sail afler the inter view that he realized that the stale aeaaiy DIUWS ments made by Liberal conscription 1st memoera as tbSir Wilfrids lion were correct that had beeniablakenln assuming that these representations put the Liberal leafier in a wrong This statement about Jlackafa views no i doubt unaulhbrlied and ft will prob ably M deniedyelll notwilh fairly accurate sum mary of the Many of the delegates to an ab surdly wrong conception of Sir Wil frids attitude towards the It is that they didnot want tp be Tcrriff told the convention the cold truth when he speaking not hearsay but from It firsthand that Sir Wilfrid was inveteraiely opposed to conscrlp tfpn under any and air circumstances hut Jhe proLaurier delegates prefer to believe that he had cot pro perly understood Sir Wilfrids laii There were antlconscripUonlsls In Ihe a few of them Imt many of the warrdest supporters of Sir Wilfrid were strongly for con They argued great length and with much beat that Sir Wilfrid was for too lie1 might hare to dissemble mean while because he had the piuviuce of Once this is made as it will be in tho forthcoming cam every who honestly favors must refuse to support Sir Wilfrid Laurier or any candidate who supports of if Sir Wilfrid Laurier modifies his position in the manner no real difficulty remains in form the basis for a Toronto Saturday Night says Sir Joseph Flavelle should His profits or his the city electrician of paM a visit t see his and Mosaon on Sun The Red Cross workers met ot the home of Medi on Wednei dav a good number Umj Wnilf the attendant has generally beep good still for tho great amount o work that has to be ooe the Lommlt tee would like to sec a far greater at tendance In the With a new teacher appointed t3 trustees are Imviug the school hoUE renovated this week so that it will b In good condition for the openingo the new session on Monday the IT at S Miss the new ly appointed teacher conies with vcr good references and it is especte that the school will maintain the high position that It has at the present Work has been going forward with the new road to the Several bad holf s have been filled In and the ground grader for a considerable The work U expected to be fin ished this next week and tho farmers to tho north and west be able to bring tiieir grain to town with a lot less Hays of was a business visitor here on He says Oiat trade In the district is fairly The new elevator for the United union Grain Producers is now going up y justly narrow escape from drowning M A plague of caterpillars Is sweep jg destroying huu reds of shade National Guardsmen at raided headquarters and made a IxmBre of tho organizations ecords and Nnw York State Induslrlal commis sion Is a ban on all smoking iu factories uudtr its juris Liberals ot Rovelstokenominate William president ot the discovered In of has been appointed a deputy collector for the Inland revenue division of CaV Liquor advertisements In news papers may bo banned by the Ontario government under the Ontario tern peraoce amendment Nelson oue of tho prom nent citizens of died atle only two hours He was 7 years of For the first tirao since It was start women haveVeen th week at the Cobourg Steel com witnessed in every Jewish mthers feel happy to sue their nurs ig tables At least they are iirough with their Our vealthiesl people cut off their daugh ers hair ami sell it to be able to uy tho indispensable things like tread for their dying Answering Sir Klnloch Cooke in the British the war secretary said ho had no official Information ot persons avoiding military service Canada by claiming conscientious ob Jectlou to They would not bo given employment or civil The nuestlou was evidently prompted by the fact that conscientious objec tors havo been discovered In clvl service In Sono wero cn ployeJ even in the war niflce depart board ot trade toopose Green past week at the Cobourg Steel com in the forthcoming panys assisting lu making other ows the time to begin preparing for afat stock show neit spring and the fair and stampede next i expected to be able to take grain A notary club was launched in glna at a meeting of representative business Galloway b tem porary chairman Rogers temporary A pe til ion asking notice James Cropsey to run against Mayor Mitchell for the Hepublican mayoralty nomina tion in New York bore ot is in a critical condition after being accidentally shot by her 3year old The child obtain the revolver in a imperial German hasbeen promoted from captain to von Micbaelis pre bore the title of majorgen Word has been received that Lt sonof A proprietor of the Peter horo and nephew of the late NOTHING stronger can be offered in any Business than Exceptional Exceptional Attentiveness We offer it in has been wound The whirh early in Jun laid waste theregion pround the Sa3 The Pennsylvania anthracite companies havo no intention of rais ins prices over tho regular Septem ber Increase of ten a of ficials Tho number of dealhs in New York caused by the heat wave of a week which ended 4 is estimated nt 555 by the weekly bulletin of the de partment of George who for tour een ypErs was proprietor of Brunswick passed iway at Belleville hospital alter only a few days Elizabeth Menetec tiled suit in the district at against the Denver City Tramway ask ing damages ot which she claims to have sustained in an auto collision with a street Jews in Warsaw are ac cording to a the authenticity ot which Is vouclicu for by the pro visional Zionist made pub lic at New Death from starva tion io a real the letter It n rtsht from the start of Ihe thresh laid waste theregion ihe Sal tag rather unfortunate accident vadorean capital conlmues to spou v burning Thousands of persons native and daily visit the scene of the which offers a happened in the building of HIE eleva tor on Ono of the workmen in some way got bis finger caught and had the misfortune lose it Ho was rushed to the hospital at Leth bridge in KllpalrlcSs The severe rain storm that was all round the district on Monday night For three years Southern Alberta has led the west in average wheat Nest year would be the right time to make the Ridpath The Tailor 407 5th Lethbridge Phoiie 730 t at tte wo of 6U d Y d al 1 t unique Max who threatened to lay a vile complaint with the patriotic fund and have the allowance to a Bol jy night luuu auu llatt UIU cllluMalllu V u but the wife stopped unless the woman peope to the east of the village were fave him sent to for some ot them gelling free months Judgs Coats worth in New settlers1 from the and especially from arc pour ing Into South buying up good land and putting it under Now that TJncle Sam Is at war these nien have no further fear of coming to as had a year Senator Gloriasays he opposed the Cons crip ion bill on the ground that under Ihif schedule o eiemplions the bill fatal and deadly blow at of Christian churches tavetodepend on a full pleuienV of ministers for religious ser and church and educational pur It might be mentioned that theHuns have been striking many deadly at churches iu Belgium tlncle Sam has now men under of them train ed This Is a pretty fair start Soon there will be a steady iream or Sammies to rTance and he submarines wont be able to stop them Russia wont be able to do much this but by neit spring TTder should be Then should come an offensive on east and west that will bi telling in Its It will come alter another winter of cold judijcuyuv in NTo wou good about 10 j miles reports that on his farm the loss will to IS Prior to the storm he had a very nice looking crop bet it upw not be very One is that he carried a fair amount of in of Becker and paid a brief visit to their yard here on Business here isgoing pretty and they are pleased their The electrician has now got theriew plant at Medds up and they are now using their Lwn We wonder who Is going to be the neit oce to pat In a plant Business In all the stores at the present time Is very most of the farmers being busy getting iri their supplies for the A good our people wei down at Lethbridge for the stampede AH report a good which was only to be of the Immigration de partment at paid a visit here on Thursday to get ples of our grains for cinibilion pur poses in the various buildings under Quebec but give him a majority in tlio new parliament and eee what ho wonld do They were encouraged in these views by a dill gent canvass that went forward all the Doubtful delegates were shown a telegram from one of Sir Wil frids In which It was ex plained that the old chiefs heart was rirM place and that ho would come out at tlie pro per No Information was as to when the proper lime for such a declaration would Then there was an tincoasiHoiiable liar from Alberta who lold doubting dele j gates that Sir Wilfrid Laurier bad loid him personally that for conscription and was only wailing for ri opportune lime fit to declare hitn Various eastern Liberal nowapap them the London Adver Jiscr and the Toronto in lerpretel the Laurier resolution adopt ed by Ihe as an Invitation to Sir Wilfrid define his position id sense this Is H Isan Invitation to him to galin line with tho dccUra Jta la favor of conscription made by Hun hasnt much stomach for another winter and spring VULCAN From the On August Slh death claimed abolher respected ami well known Vulcan resident Henry WHhart Ihe deceased was 45 years of age passed away after a short Illness at the Calgary General and the remains were forwarded to Vulcan on Saturday mornings The funer at services took place in the Vutcan Schrag oITicJating Interment being made in the Vulcan The floral tributes wcr many and showing the dee respect in the deceased wa Funeral arrangements were 1 charge o fun era d the control of the department Some of the farmers in this district are members of the Canadian Seed so Hooker and Williams from Ciaresholm paid a visit to their farms this weekend examln the registered seed They re very satisfied all Ibat they saw on their For some time the question of build ing a church here has been one that most people havehad in their Preliminary arrangements have been tinder way for some tlmo and the plans of the board managers have natured so far that Ihe site has been taked out and work on the basemen otnmenced this The church Mtlldlng will and 48 eet and placed In the centre of the two lots that the bought for the church sile some tlm It will be bulll in tho bungalow style and Is expected to seat aboil This particular atyle of church Is quite contrary he general conception but whereve t has heen tried people are Ballade and those who have seen other built ings In Ibis style say thatwhen com pleled it looks all Owing to he Toronto ciJmmal Percy alias Tic im of the highway robbery near wasarrested at EsEevan on a He was re aanded until August onrirhich daie the preliminary hearing on the robbery charge will alsobe Joseph the Canadian has died at as a result of in a quar rel at Seaford AMontene also with ilio is serving sentence for shooting of former Russian min ister of speaking at a consti tutional democratic said rubles it paper money wore being printed as compared with daily In Eight thou sand workmen were engaged in the as compared with ihun dfed normal he Boys and girls in Winnipeg will not e permitted to drive the family mo ar car without themselves having sep rate special family permits eing issued at a dollar each for tht The son or aughter ot the owner ol the heii drive it without violating any Traction Engine REPAIRS We are well equipped to handle all kinds of repair work on either steam or gas Only high class work our and we will quote you prices that are right NIVEN 216 First Phone 1732 FARM LANDS Of the Hudsons Corepinj and Calgary and Edmonton LanJ FOR SALE The Macbeth Agency CUTYOURGRA1N Pull Your Haul Your Grain or Hay WITH fund of rather than as originally rill be needed to financethe religious and social work of the Roman Catho ic chiirch Id tlonileefloii army and according to the Father John New editor of the Catholic The rumor that a secret subterran ean had been discovered lead ing from the Villa of the at Ibe residence of Prince von Ihe former German ombassa to tho Hotel Bden the former of aGerman may In vesllgaliori dISeiosesihat such a tun nel Is not In dslstencc SO PER ACRE Per Acre Cash Will now buy our fine 680 farm Sli miles south of New without In four equal annual interest at 7 per SO acres fitle breaking 180 acres fino for stubble crop 500 ncrcs now under Present growing crop of 400 acres will probably be worth Wer Call Rural 411 or write Felger i AT RACt 6R Four Horses for the Piice of Oiie and a Ford IN GOOD CONDITION MAKES A GUARANTEED FARM TRACTOR WHICH WILL TAKE OF HORSES 24 HOURS PER WILL NOT HARM YOUR IF YOUR AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WRITE OR PHONE StaudeMakaTracior Sales Limited 304 ELEVENTH OR John Alberta MO ON HANfJ AT CALGARY NOW being built in Ihe bungalow style ther will be no steeple but atorrcr will built at north end ot tho church which will BCTTC as and at the same time usedas a The tower nntranco will be fitted with low and hat and coat racks and real ante room as well aa a A3 Uife folk come inlo the church they will Cutting of barley and oats Is gene face the minister and there will bo il In the Vulcan district this in McGregor district many are cutting Wheat cut ting will he general this bn an avcrage there will ho 3 bolter crop first the lasl rain having helped a good deal to fill tlie it la not expected that help willbe scarce for the present at Some of the wouldlw labor ers ate talking of not going out under this but we have It from good aulliority there are plenty of hs for are Slad to gel Is talk of thresh ers going to Charge very high prices this but We underclaml that the price cf will bo In proportion to tho wages they have lo pay for three aisles down cenire and sides of the Two class 1oohia I will be built at the back of the church which will be used for Sunday school and Hunt nnd together Sliss Hunt havo spent the week In who has been stop ping for a short visit left for Calgary on TO TflAIN iN CUBA Washington otfisrj to provide R and train1 IMPQRTANT NQTIGE AUlf ION SALE OF FUIiMTUllE AND MHRE OF Tlli5 NEW PTTON On Wednesday 22nd AT 1 SHARP Including Dressers and Springs and Mallresses SheeW Comfortersi Toilet Ware HeatersMcClirylIdtel Ranga Oflice Chairs noli Top Desk Dining tables Dfnlng Drophead Sewing Machine OaK and f Snuares and HUBB Tnblo Silver war Curtains and many olhcr items too numerofta lo ctasslfy to proviue a mobilization ami train11 Vtr Ins ground lor some American forces I 1HAAlv ban been The number of the to bo sent cahnot be dis closed for military ATJCTlONFFJl TRAIN LSTHBaibOE A Good I First irnpressions are The eustorfief who gets an unpleasant impression on his first visit to a is not likely ta a permanent On the a favorable first irrt pression will insure a steady ilrst impressions are often obtained from a firms eveil before the store A straightforward statement of values and will crsate an impression of fair and bring the custorriei to the in a receptive of Our advice to merchants is to give careful thought to advertising and to advertise ;