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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 24, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD TUESDAY, AUC.UST Deralb letbbttbge, alberta DAILY AttD WEEKLY and 7x1 LETHBRIDGE HERALD ntlNTINfl COMPANY LIMITED tti Street Sovth, W. A. BUCHANAN and Mauajing John Toirtnce Member Audit Hareau oi i Subscription Rates; Dally, delivered, per .25 Daily, by mail, per year S.OO Dally, by mail, for 6 rconthi O5 Dairy, by mail. 3 months 259 .Weekly, by mall, per year.....1.50 Weekly, by mall, per year to O.S. M'O NEW-ZEALAND'S WAR-BURDEN. The_ budget recently presented iQ the New Zealand House of Repre- sentatives by Premier Idassey shows the 'heavy financial which that Dominion, with a population of one million, is carrying as a result of the splendid part which, it played in the.' war. The net debt per head of population is now JSOQ, as .with approximately In Canada. The war loans totalled ot which wag raised fn New Zealand, and the mial, debt charges now amount to J36I250.000. For the coming finsn- cUl year the revenue Is estimated at (136.0W.OOO, and the expenditure at but It will be necessar) to provide for loans totalling Including for re oewals. Premier that authority would be sought for a compulsory levy for certain loans, In case-this course should be found to be necessary. Bat, heavy though Its obligations are, New Zetland is not by any means overwhelmed by.them. The Winnipeg] Free Press points ont in this cou- nection that .new and. progressive rio- ..zninifttratlTa measures' are planned which...will Involve further outlay but 1 which are considered to be justified --.by the'beuefita they will confer 'toe'people. The social proposals in- the. establishment of maternity '-.horned the back dis- Increased expenditure on edo- cation, and the establishment '-bureau of infant welfare. EO. HAM STARTS OUT TO TELL. Geo II. Ham, long associated with ;he Canadian Pacific railway, as pub- Iclty representative, it writing his la MaUean's Magazine. Canada ousit to know George by this ime, because he has been on the- map as a greit Canadian character (or more than a half century. Probably most of. his reputation has teen made as an entertainer of distinguished vis- itors, seelng'Cajaada over the lines o( the C. P. It, but that reputation is spread to the corners ol the world, and there are mea in Europe and in Africa and in Asia who know Canada only through Haci. There are few better etocy tellers than George. He sees always ,he funny aide and most of his yarns ordinal, not stolen. His remiais- clences tell the tales of. the fifties and sixties in Ontario, and Whitby and British Editors Get Glimpse of Beauties of Canada's Rockies (Coatlnued> From Front Page.) Walkerton and Kingston figure in the weather, unaffected by a ORION (From Our Own CoiTMOaedtat1 ORSON. Aug. the past week much of the grain here has been cut, the weather has been good, wllh the exception of Tuesday, when it was' too windy for heading. Nearly all wheat and oats are now cut. Flax will be ready In a week. One thresh- ing machine expected to work to- day, and continue uutil the end of the season. Rain fell Wednesday night and Thursday morning, but only stopped harvest work for part of the morning. The rainfall registered .10 TABER (From Our Own Correspondent! TABER, lAue. dry of --PROTECTING RESIDENTIAL AREAS. The following advertisement rocent- ly appeared in a Halifax paper: hereby given, that appll- --cation has been made to the Building Inspector by the undersigned for per- mission to erect a shop on west side i'of-Elm street between Chebucto road and Oak street. Any person objecting the erection of this building within the residential district, should lodge a copy of said objections with the Building Inspector, City Hall." .The city council of Hegina, Sask. J has. before it for consideration amendment ot the fire limits bylaw, whJei. If passed, will prohibit the of business places In the resi- -dentlal districts of the city. Thia legislation is in harmony with :Ihe efforts of the -Town Planning 'Branch of the Commission of Conser- which, for the protection'of residential areas, has consistently ad- the lonlng of towns and cities. Unless a property owner has some guarantee that his investment will be safeguarded, there Is little Inducement to bnild or improve a- home, even in .the beat residential districts, In most of our cities. In an-eastern city, a permit was recently issued for the erection of a wood-working factory In the heart of a residential section. Although the residents formally pro- tested against such construction, urg- ing that the area was purely resi- dential and that insurance rates on adjoining property would be consider- ably enhanced, the permit was not revoked. All building laws In cities should contain provisions to protect resi- dential areas and for the securing of neighborhood assent to the erection and operation of business properties which were considered undesirable by those resident In the locality. Under the amended bylaw in Regina It Is proposed to provide lor such conditions by requiring the signatures of a substantial proportion of the .property owners in any block, in which It !s proposed to operate busl cess premises, before permission wll be br tho city. Tio requirement that proposals to neb. structures in a'residentfa district te publicly advertised befon I permit 'Is issued alss seems to b46 and In the movlo houses lio a week. TORONTO IS NOT GOOD FOR UNEMPLOYED NOW AIIR. ti no plare for people out of work to come lo from other parts of the province, said ,T. A, Miller, superintendent iof the Ontario government employment bureau In this city. "There Is riot much work-bebft offered In he art-ied, "but there plenty of it fmlslde the Mr, Miller that a number of men have been laid Oft In Toronto 'factories and other fac- tories are pracUolJy .marking time, eachers on the same dale In' the per- on of Miss S. Heekelh, the groom being Mr. Walker, of Spring Coulee, and another sensation was sprung in he ranks ot the C. P. R. officials when Mr. McCrea, cashier at' the rcight sheds here, decided that single ife was a burden, and. "was nnlted in marriage to a Lethbridge lady. Read- ers must excuse a fuller report, as Cup'irl is as b'usy as the binder, and changes In thtrs line are taking place so fast that we are forced in tire very lature of things to bUnch the lists Four pairs oC sheaves in one lot make nice shock, anyway. Help With the Crop Bankers, preachers, and other bus! ness men, are taking >a hand In the ;arnerlng of the big harvest here The preachers have the advantage as they are able to slay meat of the week on the Job, flnancla magnates of the district are forced lo begin operations early and arrlv back about the time cf office hours Among others we might mention A J. Mayiiard, of the Commerce, and Ilcv. Wisgins, who, along wllh othe town folk, are doing their best fo sec that the crop is safe In -the -shock The harvesters having'gone to thi fields, the farmers whose crops cami In later, have had lo enlist vkes of local men. As a consequenc everybody Is talking grain these days and no wonder. Chas, SanderSyiwhp purchased th farm .of Jnu. Christy, last fal was brought In to the Royal hotel her today suffering with an affection o tha throat, by two of hla neighbors Mr. Palfrey, whom he was agslstln for a lime, and Jas. McCarroll. Tolmle Is attending the patient, whos wife has alao arrived lo nurse hlr for the present. to Mn Sanders, her husband has been unabl to cat or drink since Thursday. W. P. Cotton, of the Tabar Time: left on Friday a week ago, for a twi weeks' visit to Vancouver. A few niRhts ago two cars whos owners were apparently dlsregardln ppeeti limit, met at the corner q Kus.icil Avc. and Front St., one goln cast and the other south. Among th relics of the collision waa a badl smashed steering apparatus, and couple of fenders. Siln'ce tho slrec were graded, almost anything is Ilk ly lo happen. W. K. I.ayton has entered the em ploy of tlie Good .Co. The past week has seen the coi menccment of development operation preparatory to opening the Reg mine for business. A number ot the old hands are back on the Job, and signs are plenty pointing to the re eiusption ot coal mining ere long. The Miners' Baud gave one ot their open-air concerts in the town park on Saturday night last. It drew tie usual crowd. The. football team have risked thai reputation by having a few. pictures taken, but up to date there have been no serious results. Fine Sample of Grain A sample of some of the first grain brought to the elevators hero was sent; to Calgary by the manager o the Grain Growers' elevator. It pass ed governme-t inspection as No. 1 and brought enquiry as to whether the grain In this district was as spjeudld a sample as that Inspected. Inspec tlon of the fields in the Taber distric flhowB the wheat here to be prett> uniform with the sample sent to Cai gary. Field after field shows a plump flinty grain, ot good color, with heav: heads. S. B. Ayers has booked 19 his farm house' and chopping machinery to hi artesian well, the flow from which he has been, using for years for th boom. The gas is now being used in the engine and this., week the powe from the well was turned on the chum the butter supply being obtained modern methods. The farm.Is located about four. mHes east of Taber. Th flow of 'gas, however, Was a llttl iesry at times and a regulator will b stalled to control it. The road bridges on the lateral ast of town have been completec nd the country Is gradually acquirin he appearances ot a bona fide in- atlon district. B. Whittamer, an Iowa citizen, wh as last here In 1917, arrived las Ight to inspect his farm about si .lies south of Fincastle. Crops i hat district are a sight for the lam 3oker, as wheat is running close- t ilrty bushels. 0. H. Jett had the misfortune t et. on the new government grade o Yiday night south of the main higli ay of towr. with a loaded ca nd the noise of the motor of the. bi ar as It attempted tu rise, the groc aused the enquiry, in that seetioi Did you hear the airplane go ove ast Mrs. S. J. Laylon loft at the u inning of the week on a trip to II' PICKED UP IN PASSING FOR THE BUSY MAN There is ples stolen from Rev. K. A. Viuoml, Torouto. Ernestown towuship erected a- mem- rial for He soldiers who fell in the ar. In spite of some building Bpecltons made by Its fire depart- out. New York city continues to ave atout fires a year. Four Kldgcway, Pa., boys went out attlesnake hunting. They ran into after u Ur.cb Uutler, of Ellsworth, niUB, SO years old. hooked a hall- while (Uhius off the Sisters' Ledge and casting off his anchor roue, enjoyed a Bull about the bay, with the halibut for power. After a while Ihe tired ar-.sl Uncle Georsa hauled il in. It weighed 200 Edward A, Stoddart, of lironklyn, was "ordered for observation" by a imllce magistrate because he kissoJ bis wife too much. The lady ssid he was killing her with kisses iiml love. Ou one day Le kissed her SOO times. The court soliloquized: ''A straufo world. Most womeu protest.because their husbands do not enough." kiss them rattlers den, and killed 43 usy hour or two. Harry C. Smith, Harold C. Smith nd Harvey-a. Smith are rival can- dates in Ohio for tho Republicav omination for secretary of slate. Mrs. J. D. Ulrich, ot-Three Itiver fch., dug from one hill of pofatoe i her garden 35 potatoes, which sin old for }1.45. 7Iereafter all books Amer- ca for blind readers arc to be cin- ossed in u uniform type k'lown as evised llraille. The possibilities of Calgary as a ite for a plant of tho 'nited Overall and Jacket company, f Birmingham, Ala, are being coii- Idered by representatives of the con- ern. County Police Magistrate Hunt, in Iving judgment in the'case of King' William O'Connor today, found'that summer cottage occupied by two amllies each- paying half the rent, ould not be considered a. private welling within the meaning of the Ontario Temperance Act. 'By an order of the Supreme Court if the U. S., the Salvation Army in has been allowed to mort- gage some of its properly in New- ark and Kansas City. The papers submitted show that the organiza- lon has a credit balance ot real and lersonal property over and above all labilities amounting to approximately Henri Dauphlnais, 22, serving 'a sentence, in Bordeaux" jail for ab'duc- ioh of Eva Bergeron, 15 year old, ast July, married the girl, and with the consent of the court, after proof of-the marriage, was set at liberty. The groom was married in his shirt ileeves 'and without a collar. The >ride wore a blue serge dress, a white ilouse and a black and whits' straw hat. Daniel Sulllvau. Chicago, tho wife of a wealthy manufaj ajsul. They had no children, took lu children from took care of them aud Sometimes she hud ae In her house. Sullivan, _ ject lo the moiiey she, jipent. but he did to the number in the house, so one he disappeared. tfter settling a sum of money on hit wife. After he lid been away five years his wife got a divorce. Considerable Is given by La Pntrle, of Montreal, to a des- patch from its Ottawa correspoudeut staling that there is a Blrong current rumor that Dr. J. L. of the two representatives of Ottawa iu the House ot -Commons- sii'ree 191J, will be appointed to tho Sonute, and that Controller Napoleon Champagne vill be a government candidate for 10 vacant seat, and, in tho event ol Is election, will bs elevated to cab- :et rank in the Melehe'h ministry as cprfisentative of the Fre'nch-Canad- ans of Ontario. ALL GENUINE MASON RISCH PIANQSl Are Sold at "Factory to Home" Prices You sane money hecause we 'nave 'twenty- direct factory stores in Canada. Ask lor style Booklet. mm' Balmoral Block "The Homo of the Victrola" mountains In search of health. Big Sale of Binders A close estimate shows that vfer one hunderd and. fifty blntlei ave heen disposed o! by local agen U summer. Tho London house at Dogtown h; een moved to the property tamed tely east of the Bullock residem n Second SL North, and placed on foncnite foundation. Improvemen re also being added. Another exhibition of the Tirlues ntemperance occurred tblB afternoc when a d. d. entered the store he Greek-Canadian 'Candy Co. tlaln St. anil made himself general Obnoxious. The proprietor requesti him to leave, and Ihe offender r ponded by attempting Jo pull som King from his pocket, supposed to a gun. The police were' notified, ar he peacebreakcr led to the police to sleep off tho effects and explain his conduct. In the course of 24 hours, threo cases of 0. Vf. pickles thus appeared In Taber. The retent auction sale at the tins farm south of Grassy Lake con- ducted by A. Forleous, realized ;ood prices, and attracted a crowd. A few purchasers ore still left In the district. Tho Annual Flower Show will he icld on Aug. 25th In tho basement-of tho Taber Central School. What mcde the Sunday school pic- nic of the children and friends of the Anglican church at St. Theodore's, Tabor, a really happy one yesterday was the fact that and old enter- ed Into it with tha proper spirit. When the elders Just remember that they used to ejpect and get a real happy time on this day when they were litlle kiddies and also do their rtesl lo see that tho present generation do the same, a happy day Is certain. Many kind friends nt considerable trouble under different emergencies, ent and brought their care to take the children and their parents and friends down to the river hank. All sorts of good things were provided by the ladies for tho children und after racing and games for all had been en- Joyed all were driven back (o tlioir homes with a happy feeling of having thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon Many thanks are due lo all who con- tributed to the happiness anil com- forts of (ho fifty lo sixty who attended find lo tbo parents and friends who accompanied them. ARE VAIID TOFT SftRE TIPFH A? AKfc lUUK Tfifcl oUiui, llKfiU Ai If so it is not necessary. Have your feet fitted with proper appliances for relief and then treat them properly with Dr.'-SchbU's "Three and you will have comfortable easy feet and your rheu- matic pains will leave you, Appliances for All Troubles. Ask To Be Filled Shoes For Aft Ages W. J. Nelson Co, f Sherlock Building Gtielph firemen r.re asking for a month increase IT. salary. LAKE WINDERMERE CAMP rpRt nnrt boating, fibbing, pony riding, mntorlnh'. clc. Heaullful log cabinet with i can bo secured. Community hall, Make you r pi n now, A r i rtrt fcn m e nts cnn bo made with any Canadian Pacific agent i ovr.ry modern OT plan dance and rr.crCalinn F Through a.tii. Tuesdays WinrJcrmorc. previous evening. g Cars from CnTg.iry on Train and Kriifays. returning eamo day f-ow Cnr placed for occupancy at Calgary J.GORDON. TICKET AGENT, PHONE 512 Hctl ;