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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 27, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta ^AGE EIGHT THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD . s i 9 C. P. R. MAY RESUME Find Trouble in Maintaining Tri-Weekly Senicc To I Cardston According to a well rtcflned , rumor till the streets this momJng the C P. U. is considering the advisability of Boing back to tlie old schedule on th:30 and arrives back at 4:;tO. while on the other days It leaves at !>:45 and arrives back at 4:15. This is confusing to tJie public. Strong cofiTJiInlnts were receivo ��in labM�,25tmh Stop! Look!! Listen!!! THESE3 three -words have s.-ived many a life. Readily can they be applied to the lite of your, teeth. STOP I What are the functions of your teeth? LOOK! Examine them for the first sign of decay. LISTEN! Teeth were given us to bite and chew our food and it their condition is such that you cannot properly perform that duty you'll -wake up pretty soon -witii a fine case of chronic indigestion. And why not let us arrestthe trouble at the first sign of decay, The cost vrill be far less than it you wait until they are'so far gone that you are "forced to the dentist." Don't let dread of pain hold you back. / Dentistry As We Practise It Is a Gentle Art Rain is fnlllug over the greater part of Southern Alberta today, following three days of extremely warm weather for this season of the year. The mercury dropped suddenly during the night, and from l.uudbreck comes a report of a slight frost. The recent rains of late have delayed harvesting to some extent, hut even so. harvest operations aro away ahead of tlie usual ^.state of advancement at this time. The threshing machines are bu.sy In some parts of ihe south and by next week Uireshlng will be fairly general in the short crop districts. The thresher is proving that the early July reports of the crop are wrong. One instance of this is furnished by .Mr. Kyipke of Iron Springs. His crop on a largo field is turning out 20 bushels to the acre. The crop is very thin and at one time looked as If it might not lie worth cutting. It is believed this will prove to bo tha ca.sl) in many quarters, and the highest estimate mudo by the Herald in July of 10.000,000 bushels on this railway district seems in a fair way to being fulfilled. \ Farmers generally - commend the govemmonfs action in placing an embargo on Alberta wheat until such time as the needs of the province for seed and feed aie provided. eiGAMfOOD city, escaped death by a close margin ynaterdty evening wheti n pfit boar, belondmr to an Italian miner who Uvea In the Annex, got looae and attacket! Mr. Halgh. The bear, n husky brown bruin, weighing over two hundred pounds and over two yenm old i�' usually kept confined In a small oncloaure, within which he Is chained, but got free in some way. While engaged in clawing and gnawing Mr. Halgh on the back and arma a ainaU dog flew into the tray, milking a leap for the bear's throat. This distracted bruin's attention from the man, and he paid his attention to the dog, killing him in short order.' in the meantime Mr. Halgh lost no time in getting away, but carried with htm a dozen deep scratclie? and "bites Inflicted by the furious beast. Ur. Garner dressed the Injuries, having to take a dozen stitches to close up tho deep scratches on the back and the bites on the right forearm, left wrist and on the lower portion of tho left leg. Jlr. llaigh, though severely lacerated. Is not seriously injured, but,It is likely to prove a fatal encounter for the ferocious bruin. / E LUSn CAPTURED Taken By French Boats iA Mediterranean, and His Sub Sunk Drs. Bruner, Richards & Nelson High Grade American Dentistry PHONE 363 Ott Blk., 4 Doors from Lethbridge Hotel, LETHBRIOGE. ALBERTA j CALGARY OFFICE-116A EIGHTH AVENUE E. EDMONTON OFFICE-3 CRISTALL BLOCK, fFrom Our Own Correspondent) -Macleod. Aug. 26.-A representative of the interior department visited JIacIeod last week, and had several long conferences with some members of tho .Mennonite colony on the south of tho town. The QreatcrTrtKluction corporation have ploughed over eight thousand acres of land on the Blood Reserve for crop next year, so that the Dominion may thus have that amount more of Thoat to feed the boys at the front.! This is under the supervision of the i Indian department. Tractors haye been used for the purpose and will also be in action again when the time comes for seediftg. The repnisentatlve of the local TJ. K. A. returned from the north coun-U-y where he purchased .for shipment to .Macleod a large quantity of feed. This will be cut, stacked and baled for shipment to Macleod. The price, ne understand, is very reasonable for this year. rwelling houses are at a premium In Maolood. Many families are moving, in for the opening of school on September 3rd, and several liava not yet been able to secure duttable hoiries for the winter. PET BEAR NEARLY (Special to tho Herald) Fernie, Aug. 26.-Harry Haigh,, a miner, living on Dal,ton avenue, this There's Pure Nutrition and Body-Building Nourishment in "Crystal Dairy Milk Pure milk is absolutely necessary to the up-building of children's health. They should be urged to drink it freely and often. It is the. most beneficial food for babies and growing children. Our milk is absolutely free from impurities and adulterations. It is bottled by scientific methods in a hygienic dairy and is clarified and pasteurized. ORDER IT DEUVERED TO YOUR HOUSE EVERY MORNING....... The CRYSTAL DAIRY PHONE 1579 Paris. Aug. 27.-Lieut. Schw^elger, tlic man who sank the Lusitania, has been captured by a French patrol boat in the .Mediterranean,'according to the .lournal. A large submarine of which he wM second in command, had just torpedoed a Biitish steamer between Malta and Sicily. Thfe submarine was waiting to see tho vessel sink when two French patrol boats emerged from'the fog and sank the U-boat. Of tho crew of iieventy-five only one officer and four men were rescued by the patrol boats. While "being taken to Toulon, the officer appeared ill at ease. When ho thought no one was looking he tried to throw some papers overt)oard but a sailor seized his arm. He refused to answer tiucatlons but an examinatlou of the papers explained his uneasiness. La Journal asks if the man who committed the "moat vile, the most barbarous and tho most cowardly act^ in the annals of war" is merely to b� | seat to a prison camp. CAPIuiCAiRA lULOBEVIlAL \>'ould Practically Strangle German Armies in Nortliern France (Canadian Press Dispatch from neuters Limited.) Paris, .Vug. 27.-French military critics all pay a tribute to the great value of the present: British operations, especially in pinning down huge enemy forces. They .point out that Bapaume  could h.ive been taken two days ago. ljut that the British preferred to manoeuvre the Germans out of it.  The well known writer. Colonel Fabrj-, shows why it Is essential for the enemy to desperately defend the Vay to Doual and Cambrai. If, he says, the allies could seize the triangle formed by these towns and Valenciennes and the cross roads of Lon-gwy, Longuyon and Mont Medy, then practically the whole network of railroads which feed the OMemy's present front will be cut, wlilfh moRns the strangulation of his armies in France. PAT BURNS IS VERY OPTIiSIIC Vancouver, Aug. .''7.-P. Burns, the cattle king, stateil in au Interview that the live stock situation In Alberta was very aatlafactory and that Southern Alberta would thresh half a crop at least. ; �� Mr. Burns was emphatic in declaring that there was au aamired supply of feed for cattle in the south. Before the late rains of early August and late July camo there was fear that the range and stock couiitry would be short on foddec. but the rains relieved that. Some ranchers had been contemplating moving tholr stock for winter feiBding but this is unnecessary now. CORPORAL CAPTURES 700 HUNS HIMSELF TUESDAY, AUGUST 27,1918 Bright NemMyles that Tell a Story of Attractive Values A selection of dresses that will meet with your approval in price, quality and style. Come and see what the Busy Store are showing in advance fall styles^ It will pay you. V' COLORED TAFFETA DRESSES A popular style In taffeta silk. Made with wld� girdle and full double kirt. both of which are atltched with contrasting color of silk 'georgette , collar and cuffs and trimmed with Tr:...................25.00 BUCK SILK DRESS A black silk dreas in an uncommon stylo with large pleats In front. Fancy side panels caught up on onch ulde. Trimmed with large covered buttons. A very pretty style, qq GREY TAFFETA DRESS Made with the new round neck with long p�(el back and front embroidered In �ery neat design on panels and , sleevo and trimmed with �a button^ At ............... UVvUU BROWN TAFFETA DRESS This Is ft very attractive style. Made in the high .waist lino effect with long deep panels with pocket on each trimmed with fancy self colored buttons. Collar of georgette and edged oa aa with taffeta. At .................... JUvUU NOVELTY SERGE DRESS A novelty blue serge dress made with apron panel front. Collar of scarlet satin, girdle edged with scarlet and trimmed with small scarlet beade. A very new and attractive style. q0 FAWN SERGE DRESS Made of extra fine quality of Imported serge. Made with panel front and back. Attractively embroidered In self colored braid In neat design on sleeves and panels. The girdle .passes through the panels giving an estra good styld to QO CA the dress. At____.............,...... uO�3U. SERGE DRESS Another very good style, made of good quality of green serge. Made with full pleated skirt. Embroidered Cront. JIaizo satin collar and trimmed with buttons. 27 50 SHOT SILK DRESS Made of blue taffeta shot with heUa. Made with high waist effect with Tvid* girdle slashed through which girdle of volret ribbon passos. Collar of georgette crepe trimmed with small colored beads. 4 a aa At.......................40.00 BLUE TAFFETA DRESS Saxc blue taffeta dross, suitable' fpr better wear in a plain style yet very effective. Sl&de with fancy panel front, \udgcd with bias folds of self material, l-'iill skirt, satin collar and oa aa sash girdle. At........... JU.vU NAVY BLUE TAFFETA A splendid stylo that will give excellent wear. Suitable for present wear. Made In  neat bolero style, pleated front and gathered back. Fancy Avido girdle, collar and cuffs of contrasting shade. Wonderful value. ^BJ A POPULAR PRICED SERGE DRESS When you consider the quality and scarcity of materials this Is far above the average. A navv blue serge in full Rtyle. Girdle finished witii buckle. Collar of satin and trimmed with bone buttons. At ................ SAXE BLUE SERGE DRESS A good soft shade of saxo blue, :Madc in a vorv pretty stylo. Plain wide girdle finished with large buckle. White satin vestco and trimmed with military braid and buttons. aa aa Only ....................... ........ ZU.UU SERGE DRESS Xavy blue serge dross. Jiade with long aide panels. Not a fussy style, but a dress suitable for "arly fall wear. Collar of white satin and neatlv trimmed with buttons and military op A A braid. At ............................ Z�>.UU SERGE JUMPER This is another good style. It Is a Jumper dres.-? mode of good quality of serge, girdle trimmed with fancy buckle and front trimmed "I C 7C with buttons. Only...................'. !�>/> NEW SILK SKIRTS RYLANDS&CO. THE BUSY STORE NEW CLOTH SKIRTS mi with the French Army In France, Aug. 27.-The capture of seven hundred Germans is the exploit attributed to Pierre Cellier, aged 22, a corporal In the French tank corps. Among the prisoners were a colonel and fourteen other officers. Two field pieces also were taken. Celller has been awarded tho Cross of the Legion' of Honor. RUPPRECHT TO MARRY PRINCES* LUXEMBOURG Coponliagen, Aug. 131.-King Leopold of Bavaria at aiiaiially dinner Sunday, according to an,; official statement made In Munich Announced the engagement of Crown Prlnc�  iltip-prechl to the l>rlncesB AlU�lnc1lt of Lujteiiiburg, - : ^  . NOBLEFORD NEWS .(From Our Own Corresponcl�nt1 iVobleford, Aug, 23.-Last "^Vednes-day evening the local K. P.'s had a visit from the Claresholm lodge and all had a right royal time. A team of the Nobleford brethren initiated three of the visitors into the third degree, including a soldier who Is going off/to the front. The members from Clares-holm complimented the work of the Nobleford team very highly, and it is the Intention of the local lodge to challenge the whole of Alberta for the Couybeare cup in the very near future. ' .1. Harris was a visIttJr at Calgary this week. The Lethbridge people who made the tour around the Monarch and Xobletord districts on Wedncaday certainly seemed to have had a good time. There was a good crowd out, Including a number of. farmers and inhabitants of the villages. Dr. Marion, of Edmonton, has been paying a brief visit, staying at the home of Mr. Noble. On Thursday and Friday evenings the local bail team were ,out-for riips, bui unfortunately on Thursday, Commerce proved to be too strong for the local combination and .on PrfBay Bar-o\m repeated the tfoso.' Never nilnd, boys, practice well and the boot will be on the other toot in the near future. Owing to the absence on vacation of our pastor the services were taken last Sunday by Mr. C. B. McKlnnon, of Lethbridge. Next Sunday the vlalUng minister will be tho RevVW. R. Orlf-flths. Work on the new baitk Is now about finished and the staff expect to move In within a fev/days. To-day they have been busy removing the safe from the old premises to its new location. Miss Hunt has obtained a scliool for tho winter about 19 miles north of here. She will commence her duties on September 3rd, : The tent mission which lias beeo running here for booio Uttlo while 1b still attracting good companies. Work on the harvest is now general right through the district, the only cau^e of complaint by the farmers being a shoctage of labor. : Among the latest list of commission-era for Alberta appears the name of Miss L. Livingstone, of this plane. .Mr�, Cranetown and Erie arrived here from a lengthy stay at tho coast cities last T()iursday afternoon,, Mr, Morgenson, who has bean building a nice little bungalow this summer,has now got settled in hii new hoWei,' * .;. � .> > ? * ? STUDY YOUR PLANTS NOW ? : FOR NEXT YEAR'S SEED ? POTATOES. . : ?  : : ? > ? : ? ? > > ? ? : '? ? ? ? ?  Do not WHJt until planting time next spring to select your seed potatoes. Do not even wait until harvest time this fall. Begin now by making a study of the plants. I^his is the advice given by specialists to potato growers who want to have seed that will produce the highest yields. Potato growers should have a seed plot, whfch may or may not bo a part of, the" main crop, and from the best growing, disease-resistant plants in this plot, which produce high yields of marketable sized potatoes, select their seed for the following year. An area of one-tenth or one-llfteenth of the entire acreage will usually provide sufllcient seed for the following season's planting. " White it Is an advantage to start the seed plat with selected material, the work may be begun during tho growing season with any Kood stock Of promising quality planted In suitable soil and properly cared for.--Tlie beat portion of the field, therefore, should be selected for the seed plat. It should be well drained, frequently cultivated, and thoroughly sprayed. Frequent Inapcetlon Advised. Several times during the growing season the seed plat should bo inspected. All weak, degitiherate, and diseased hills and those showing varietal mixtures, should be pulled, so that only the progeny of healthy hills of the correct variety will remain at harvest lime. Plants showing stem rot either at or below the surface of the soil, plants developing any type of abnormal rolling of the loaves, those with mottled or crinkled leaves, and any plants that arc stunted, weaken.el or that mako unthrifty growth should bu discarded. If practicable It li best to dig tho seed plat by hand, care being taken to ollralnato all low yielding hills and those producing an undue proportion of small or unshapely tubers. In harvesting avoid unnecessary cutting{ bruising "or otlior Injury, sinde the vitality of damaged tubers Is reduced, Oather and store the seed potatoes la slat crates. Pl'ace them as soon aa posslbio after harvesting In a cool reasonably moist storage house provided with good ventilation and maintained at a temperature of 30 to 40 degrees P. Before the next planting time I ho ^lock should be carefully worked over to remove all badly cut or bruised tub-ers and tho.se showing serlouB scab or black scurf and defcay of any kind. Tubers badly off typo should also ho discarded, as should any showing abnormal discoloration of flesh, which can be seen, of course, only at the time of cutting. If scab or black scurf is present in any degree, It Is advisable to treat tho seed by covering for 30 minutes In a solution containing 4 ounces of corrosive sulillmate to 30 gallons of water. THE FOOT TOGGERY BOOTS AND SHOES FOR ALL AOIS/ The Latest Creations iKH with highest qiiality for Vell-dressed women' A SENSIBLE SHOE In seal brown calf, imltatlou wing tip, . ^elt sole, medium beel. ^ a a a Price.......................... i4.Uv We have also a variety of colors as ivory, niaplo. grey, dark grey and white f Q |||| kid bals, at, pair, %nM to lO.UU These are the last In colored ahocs we , will get, � W. J. NELSON & CO. COR. ThIrD AVE, AND SEVENTH ST, 8.-SHERLOCK BLOQ. , ..J 304621 573 3976 3?1787 ;