Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 27, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta
PAGE SB THE LETHBMDGE DAILY HERALD News Budget From the Foremost Branch TWO LONG YEARS (T''rom Our ttwn Con'enponrtcnO Manybarrtes. Aug. 2G.-Watch Manyberries grow, the town with the rosy future. ' The C. P. R. have recently completed n fine modern station here which We are told is the equal of any In Southern * Alberta outside of Lcth-bridge and Medicine Hat. Harvesting is almost completed In I ORION (From Our Own Correspondent) j Orion. Auk. 26. - Bob Trenholm, whose farm in located two miles east of Orion, was the first man to bring In a load of this year's crop of wheat. It graded No. 3. A son was born to Mrs. Geo. Weeks this week. Carl Smith has rented his billiard hall to George Hough for the winter. Carl prefers the bnlray air of California to our bracing winters here. Charlie Robh and fnmtly motored to Medicine Hut on Friday to spend a few days. We understand that Charlio is contemplating starting a billiard hall at Seven Persons where ho has a host of friends. Quite a rain fell, accompanied by a (From Our Own Correspondent) Foremost, Aug. 85.-On Monday 20lh the Liberal association here held a meeting to receive; the report of the delegates to the convention at Winnipeg. There was a goodly attendance of members. The first speaker, Mr. A. J. Donohoe, in a forcible and measured speech, succeeded admirably in portraying to us this section and the merry hum of the i little hail Tuesday night, but no dam-1 'he great convention, Its composition j and work. Applause punctuated his UP IN FOREMOST thresher has begun. Crops are turning out heavier than anticipated. G. II. Starr has ihe honor of marketing the first carload of wheat this season. "We are glad to welcome our popular bank-manager back to his desk. Mr Berry greatly enjoyed his holiday. j Friday last was Manyberries* first I "Hog nay." Farmers came to town j from all directions, bringing in the j age clone. Practically nil grain in thin vicinity has been cut and threshing will be general In about a week as several outfits are starting operations. The Orion bail team plays at Etzl-kom on the 20th. This assures a most interesting game as there is quite a bit of rivalry between the two teams. Mrs. .lira Rverson who has been visiting her mother at Aberdeen. S.D., porkers to make up the first carload ; is expected home shortlv ever shipped from this district. Our , Jack F, who took" " , , enterprising butcher Nels .Nelson is j Havrc tne other ,,rty> aays'(t *fs ^ town and hopes to make the trip often. Ed. Miller is shipping his 30-60 Rum-ley to the Vulcan district, where he is going to run a threshing outfit. Miss has a verv to be congratulated on his success in this undertaking. Mr. Nelson went to Calgary on Saturday with the car. Let's hope you will do ft again soon, Nels. George Barton has the honor of marketing the first load of flax this season. It graded No. 1 at the Farmers' Elevator here. S. Messiuger i:'B go. George Kyte wanted to know -if the commission was appointed by the government to ascertain the overhead cost of handling bacon by the William Davis, Limited, and other companies. Hon. T. W. Crothers said he thought the commission is still engager! in investigating the books of the companies concerned. Hon. Rodolphe Lemleux said he had been informed a few days ago by the minister of justice that no petitions had.' been received asking for the release of Thomas Kelly, of Winnipeg. He had noticed in the press that he bad been let out on ticket of leave. Mr. Lemleux asked the ministor of justice to lay any petition* or medical reports on the table of the house. Mr. Doherty said that Mr. Lemleux must have misunderstood him, because petitions asking for the release of Kelly had been received on several occasions. The release ot Kelly, he said, was due entirely to the state of his health. In June last the jail surgeon hail reported that he would not .accept responsibility for what might happen if Kelly were not released. Dr. Lafleur of Montreal, then made a report on which the minister said he did not feel justified in taking action. More recently Dr. Pophara, a Winnipeg physician of the highest standing, made a report which stated that Kelly was suffering from gastritis, that his temperature was high and that he was rapidly losing weight and failing in strength. Upon the strength ol this report it was decided that Kellv should be transferred to a hospital. "Should Kelly recover," the minister concluded, "the question as to future action will remain open." E. M. Macdonald asked for a Btate- Sent from the government relative to � cutting down by the imperial munitions boars' ot the manufacture of munitions In Canada. iSir George Foster said that a com-jslete reply would come better from -Iftj prime minister or the miaMic ot justice, both of whom were absent. He could state generally, however, that the variety of shells which will be no longer made in Canada can be made to meet the full requirements of the allies on the other side of the Atlantic. The house then went into committee of supply. TRAVERS (From Our Own Correspondent) Travers, Aug. 25.-Mr. Elmer Hamm near Wheat Centre has purchased a small threshing outfit for his own US8 and a few of the close neighbors. He and Mr. JohnBon drove the rig out from Lethbridge. Mr. Hastings now has a carpenter gang at Mr. Reynold's near Enchant and also one at Mr. Elmer Jones'. G. Elliott has a binder and shockers at work on the Charter farm. At one time he thought it not good enough to cut, but it ia not too bad. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Olson of Lomond visited Mrs. J. Rickett on Sunday. Harry Hounds, returned soldier, is home again from Calgary. Messrs. H el pin and Pursell were over Sunday visitors at Bow Island with Mr. Helpin's parents. An agent has been In the vicinity, selling and advertising iceless refrigerators for which he found ready sale. Miss Mary Kuck, Herman Holden, and Mr. and Mrs. Earl Jones were at Champion on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. \VaB3on called on Mrs. G. Paulson while In town on Monday. The C. P. R. had a weed train at work on this line last week. Maybe the train can come in on time now. Elmer Tyson had a wire calling hlra to the U. S. for army service. Oarl Greenman left Wednesday for Lethbridge and Suffield to commence work again. Davo Laden of Granum motored here ou Sunday, returning that evening. A lew threshing rigs will start out this week but the majority will not commence till the twenty-seventh. Thrashing will be a abort job this fall, and will give the farmers a chance to get all their fall work done. Another ball and wind storm ac- i companled with plenty of rain hit Travers Tuesday evening, this time northeast of town, but with little damage, the hail not being large and not lasting long. It is reported that at Lomond there was eight inches ol hail with some damage. The Non-Partisan League will hold a public meeting at the Fair Grounds at Lomond on the 28th. Wm. Irvine of Calgary will address the meeting. Already several have pledged th�Ir help and support. Mr. Fredrlcks, who has been working for Mr. Wilmott on the dray line, returned home to Claresholm on Saturday. Mrs. St. Johns baa gone to Calgary for a few weeks visit with her folks until they can secure the rooms over the new bank at Lomond, --here they will live, as Mr. St. John- has been transferred to the Lomond bank as manager. Miss Turner and Mrs. Wilmott were callers at Mrs. J. Murphy's Wednesday evening. Mrs. Fogarty left Thursday for a few weeks visit with her parents in Montana. Miss Hazel Greenman of Carman-gay was visiting with her sister Mrs. McCann. She also visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. Greenman. Three auto loads of harvesters left for Champion and other towns Wednesday, as harvest will start there next week. Mr. Ulrlch went to Cardston on business Wednesday evening, returning Thursday. Two separators are being unloaded today, one for Mr. Evans, the other for Roy Witting. Most of the machines are preparing to start up the 27th. Mr. Lawrence, who has been running the National elevator here, has been transferred to Vulcan. Mr. Mason will take his place and arrived Wednesday. Mr. HenderHon Is home again from a two weeks visit and vacation to the States. HUGE NUMBER PRISONERS French, Italians and Russians have captured 107,780 war prisoners since April 9, when 1917 campaign opened. Cowan's * Almond Nut Bar A rich, velvety, milk chocolate contain* ing an abundance of plump almonds-' a quality that cannot be surpassed. Sold everywhere. A-H Made in Canada. HE SUFFERED "Fniit-a-ttos" Made Him Fa! As If Walking On Air OatuiA, On., Nov. 28th. 1914. Tor over two years, I waa troubled with Constipation, Drowsiness, Lack of' Appetite and Headaches. One day I saw your sign which read " Kro'.t-a-tlvca make you feel like walking on air." This appealed to me, so I decided to try a box. In a very short lime, I began to feel better, and now I feel fine, I have a pood appetite, relish everything I eat, and tho Headaches aro gone entirely. I recommend this pleasant fruit nudidtu to atl my friends ". 1 DAN McLEAN. 60e. a box, ft for #2.50, trial aize, 2fle. Atalldealersorscnt postpaidbjrFruit* a-tivna Limited. Ottawa, LOMOND (From Oiir Own Cnrrespondtnt) Lomond, Aug. 20.-George Lane, the noted rancher, stopped in Lomond last night on his way to Bnssano. He reports that wheat cutting on the Macleod-Calgary line will not bo started for ten days yet, but he says that the sample this year in Southern Alberta Is the best for thirty years. Bobbie Molr has had his domicile in the Alberta Pacific elevator asade waterproof. The new manager of the Lomond Press lias arrived and we will get our paper on time in the future. Help has been so scarce that the Press has been at a loss to fully do credit to the management. \ Stanley Trew helped in the Press office Friday and thus the paper came out on time. Mr. Trew Is a member of the Herald staff and took part of his vacation in this district. ' Ed. Banan has a garden of fine watermelons. People will know the advantage of living in Southern Alberta. Our station has received its coat of plaster and its coat of paint. H is a fine structure and will do Lomond credit as the majority of the other buildings are up to date. A number ot engines and separators have arrived for the busy time which has already come. CROWDS GATHER TO MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 1917 HEE "GOOD QUEEN BfiHH" IN THE KINGSTON MARKET PLACE CONCILIATION BOARO Washington, Aug. 25.-Wage disputes in shipyards are to bo hnndled by a board named today otr which the government, the American Federation of Labor and the shipbuilders are represented. GOLD FOR JAPAN New York, Aug. 25.-The United States sub-treasury here has transferred $6,000,000 in gold by telegraph to San Francisco today for export to Japan. This is the largest single withdrawal of gold for shipment to that country since the movement began to assume important proportions about three months ago. It la estimated that since last May an aggregate of from 50 to 60 million dollars In gold ha9 been transferred to Japan. SUNLIGHT SOAP is made from the sweetest and choicest of edible oils and fats. It contains no harsh or strong ingredient. 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