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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 5, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta DAILY HERALD THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1018 at Uwme TIN DeUib of Proposals SOOB A few of the library cntliMUsEJ about '.he clly vrbo have been en- deavorluE lor past week or u to start the nucleus of a public library, lo Organization Started lo Estab- lish Foundilion of a Public Library 'rmitrtmr, tat nrpreBSioiis ot Esrasrsu iitoltir tkls preferred to mlt far ihey cm 'jfriufhint dsflDilc about Ibe ffcjOMls, ,One possessor ot a large income ei- himself as cone top. well vltased with the proposal to in- eomes. As he Is already a Urge lai- oo city pi-operty. :he is of lha pinion In it Ihe Income tai ts super- fluous, especially as the Dammiou government is collecting such a bx laa provincial carernaieni is con- such a plan. He Is inclined YO Ihlnt that the.imposition ot a x.iiy lax would tend lo drive away lo cities where such tiles arc, not imposed. "Property owasra paving a large juouni of lues do not seem lo be over, .ibe proposal Co on build- irils, 10 loot as it is.gradual and an made to collect tsxes from ai S.33 H is Uvft objecU-ol (lie eomniHtc'e !o lor public donations of to start wlul will be- ihe ot library, such looks l3 bo later turned over whett ibe city Ins able to establls'i a suitable library The general committee celecteo was as follows: Patrons. Mayor Itar- die. W. A. Buchanan, W.P.; Ur. C. F. P. fonybeare, K.C.; Geo. II. Mar- nocb. Committee, C. G. Groff, clialr- mau; CoimnlsB'looer Meecli, vice- chairman; J. H. Fleelwood, secretary- treasurer; Commissioner Freeman, i. D. illKinbotliani, Ja3, A- Davidson, 51. S. McArtbur, J. S. Kirthim, Fred Keony, H. Hun-kiui, Hugh Craw- ford. Thos. I.onsworlh, Miss Sharraai. John Gllmore, H. P. Wallace. .lohu Dow. Canon MoMilleu. R. H. Dob- son. D. J, McSwain. Robt. Barrow- man, aou uuc delegate 'to tie selected from ihe Local Council ot Women. Citizens will be appealed to for ihe donation ol books the.library, iourcaa which are iiot now and lhosc can do so are The reduction I'D Itie rate ,u phonB OT j -IL ;jaf tuition TToald. mora.thaB oHscl pbMfi 465( Dr K o_ BQJ 475. increase which an increased commiUee was appointed lo iir would (he of the V. M. Hardie informed Tbe Herald A. regirdlng the secures ol ac thLa niorarar Ihat a sUtement -roulrt j in the "Y" for jjortly be issued, by the council go 'n-D more deltils regarding the out llie tbroluie "necessilv Vi ralsidc moaey from oth'er 'sources taia are at presenl called on to jiiy The' major believes Jiiat in (bo ciljr ara aot carrrin? share.of Ihe income tax and increase .aur horse-' can soulhem Al- berla supply to meet tlic deinaud tor horeeuvotl? President Jlaraoch of tile bosrd 01 IraJe has been asked lo answer quesilou so Mr as Ledibrlilge district Is i'ou- cernej. Tlie following Idler from F. Stevens, Uvosloc'i commissioner tor Iho province, esplalus wtiai In- formition Is wauled: f haro been liy (he. Al- berta representative of 'the Canada Kood Boird who ilealres In knosy Iho approximate number uf Inferior horses thai coulii be purchased lu your part o( tho pravluce it a urlcc at wMcli thoy can be used as tooil tyi silted countries of Europe'. It you will au- Ihat IE is lisp 'poorer I'laffi of people who use horse meat as food and the price wUl huve lo lio s'H'h Ihat the poorer class ot people who are unable lo buy beef will ue icinpt- od to bu" meat of thai kinJ. i Please slaie the auproxiinale nmn- ber of horses ttial Mil be bought M less than beei prices, Ihe range ol and Ihe approximate price. it library unlit such time as larger ac- commodation was needed, or uolil proposals. It Is "Bis mHnttdB '.10 lime as (lie public ilibrary bulld- ing was established.. A cotnmUtee i was appotaietl to interriew the board regardlnff the Eecuring or. certain books of reference for public through the medium of tbe lUT Valej 13 for ihe purpose of forcing1 ihem to conlribulo. to the up- of the community: It Is osti- GOO ho a in cJly occupied by o. be claims, do Ttql par- taies ex- t tnrooch .trntil-, aad be clslm? t tap mUli ire loo low in gen- l to Bukc property a food inveai- iil. The covncil htd con- l teoinl Is m the 'old count rr, but ftij mi .dropped .when the Income tax and rile increiee propolis were la. poiBtedi'out the council Ue proposals ue tot detinUel; eJ-MJit ViU aecessa'ry to se lo Ihs charier be- ft delimle can he agreed new library. charging of The question, ol small [ee until time as (he librari- iras, taken orer by the city will be to- gether the neit meeting en December 13. All mem- bers of the above committee iLe asked io be in attendance. It hopid lo get library sUrt- ftd as EOOn as possilile. It v-ill be aide available to' tbe public gener- ally in erary M'ay. possible. Teachers and pupils are asking to- day. when (he scbools are going to open. The answer'seems to be "Mon- day at 9 o'clock." At a special mcel- ios oi ihe school lioard held ..last Friday afternoon the.'decision that the schools'shculd open on DC- unless "in ihe meantime-the influenza epidemic showcil signs ot fetcomlng more 'general agala. As tlRns tre apparent, the trustees tre considering (hat, the'opening or- der passed on Friday will be carrleit out. So far (his ihe epidemic ema la have been very wild. On Tuesday only live cases were report- ed, following two over the week-end, and since Tuesday -there fair reported. One or two serious caBes have developed, but the doctors seem to beja.agreement thai the epidemic lias simmered down tn it- TTUl---be throughout ihe PIE. FRANK RUSSELL I at ihe faroiij of th? city, do Wed- it 3.30 erf Mrs. after in 11 IB133 (Ura. wiu due to foilowiEg InnuenzJ. e 28 ol And Vii'-wsil'tiiQVn'iD the ci'tr biTicir, liyed in Lelh- for x number of reara before "Her moHifr and and Mr, are now on tiie" way dly. Bnldea i tiro'little bpjf, Lbree and tn .'eh (o noura their loss. Tbe l Till prhite, aoa ancou .'irili ippear later- was receiTBd this morning by George Rnssell, ot .the Russell raiati, nes.T MaETBltl to 5-lii "effect that Pte. Frank H. Russell had killed in ictipn on. 13. As the armlaUte went into effect ob Noremlnr. 11 fcL 11 a.m. there ii myitery about the report. The on IT eiplaamUoa that be oftared Is that Ptc. TlusMll ii TiLh the Cina- dita forces now operating on fhe iJurman coasL. Pte-.RuiKll ealisLed in the tint year of the war with Ihe Bat- tery, a Lethbrldge unit, and i ieen much Mrrlcfc A serersly wounded lome mootba DISABLED MEN. RETURNING In the affair; of the. Letli- Fair'board does lo be rerr great, lor at the annual' ineet- iar called for last nljfht, to organhe, -for the cOMing yaar iioL'cnoughlmem-, beri were present to form, a quorum. so ttie mwtLnr waa poVtpbned, to meet at tha call of Fair- fteld. It Is Hkeljr an will made lo hold a larsc meeting short- ly, ai hoard mus'i decide la lo ne done ID the way of carrying on the -summer lair next year. A aa Is being suggested whereby the 7 Till the fair, but 111 13 idea has. not yet en and no details' 'can ottered. N.. S., Tbe hos- pital ship Augsya will arrive here Sitnrdij TrLlh aboat 800 diiabltd RIBBON TEA. If you telephone merely for tea without specifying BLUE RIBBON TEA your grocer may think you are not very pay. r: Individuality is the Keynote of a Perfect Portrait V Brinfinc out the the fine points ihe little traits that make us what Oar pbctM irr not liins o( ptper and paitehcird wili tHk. im pkoto of your reiil of whal jour Wends ull on The Allison Portrait Studio The tirsl meeting of the trades and ibor council hBld sluco'.the 'flu wis liiled took place last nlgtil Dd wae verr well several f Veieracs also being loaf discussion developed on re- ODitmclEon problems, and parttcu- arly on (he worX done by. thn local committee co irlEcular action WAS taken. _ It is to call a 3ia35. of eterans ind lalior icen at a date to n inarjunced 3001, lor the purpose f tbeac-problcma.. The Same Low Prices Prevail i biljw n: TI r o ill This M of choicest Chrisfa n lines. as wei In suits, coats, furs; millinery and scope's'of choicest Chrittrr B lines, as were featured here a week ago; and women who fortunate enough to.share' in the savings offered them will be among !the first to 'lake advantage of .these very- exceptional week end bargains'. 1 'MA >v v! ul BUT THERE IS PLEKTY TO GO AROUND! THIS BIG STORE IS OFFERING FttttSt OBTAINABLE STOCKS IN A VARIETY OF CHOICE THE LIKE OF WHICH THE WOMEN OF LETHBR1DGE AND DISTRICT HAVE NEVER BEFORE HAD THE PRIVILEGE OF SELECTING FROM IN THEIR HOME CITY, AND WHILE IT AD- 1 VIABLE TO SHOP IN THE MORNING, IF YOU FIND IT IMPOSSIBLE TO COME TILL THE WILL FIND ASSORTMENTS SPLENDIDLY SATISFYING AND VALUES AS GOOD IF NOT BETTER THAN WE CAN TELL YOU OF HERE. We are Selling Hats at a very --_ __ a __ J and DreSS Low Price Again Tomorrow Goods, Staples i and Wash Goods mind you, by any cheap hiU but Include ait our finest American and French up to tCCUM, without iny reMrVf. ol the choicest module of the leawn are still displayed In our ihow rocmi and you can your pick of the entire flock at the ons low T I AliJ many other lines if yard goods Iliat Ihe luirrled shopper In searcb of Clirlstmas thtnga find mosl easily available iit and in'inany cases, at a" FUbsUntial WASH SILK Splendid gra'de hibulai, colors fleali, rose, maize, sky, paddy, alice, ivory aud black. Yard Iftit) WASH CREPE and soft for underwear. washable.' pure silk. 36 inches; colors maize, flejh, Ivory 7C anil jky l.lfl WASH CREPES Very ('me and soft for underwear. ?S inches wide. Colors flesh, maize, ivhite. Boes not require- BUCK DUCHESSE SILXS A. spltniiid ranjjeiot all inches weljhls for dresses, jkifls, etc. All much unjer value.. 52.00 Women have Saved Many a Dollar in this Sale of Garments And opportunities for tomorrow and Saturday are as good or belter then those offered during the two wooVn. NOT AN OLD AN OLD COAT IN THE STOCK. EVERY ONE BRAND NEW AND AMONG THE CHOICEST CREATIONS THAT HAVE BEEN SHOWN THIS SEASON, AND SELLIKQ FOR THE NEXT' TWO AT PBICEB AS LOW AS YOU WOULD EXPECT TO PAY AT THE VERY END OF THE SEASON'S BUSINESS. GIFTS SUCH AS THEBE'ARE ALWAYS APPRECIATED. newest and coats worth up ,to fSa.OO'rnujLQ re- aerVEd. Friday-Saturday Skirt Sale Plsln-seree', checked Btriped volo'ura zni beautiful itrlped .meaaelalna silks IE splendid. Tirlety o( ihies and colors and sizes (or small, regular iiid largo women up Lo 3ti Inch KaisLbaQd. All .newest sulU and coals worth up lo. re- a'en'ed, All thQ fltiCEl fur I rimmed nulta and coats, WoHh up to ft-sTr- ed. Friday-Saturday Dress Sale AH our very prettiest dreascs Included In this lol, such aa silks, neorgettca, "Crepe tie Chinee and Sergca Jii. colors green, ,navy, brown, burgundy, taupe, old rose, .black, Small a ad large sizes. SHOT [TAFFETA rEllicialif good rariety of colors in many very bandsome com- binations. .Specially grade 6llk. CREPEi :POPL1N j Very weave. wllh crepe flnisbroS Inches TFlie, beauliiul colors og-- Uupe, cand, brown, blue1, OC EfTidy, green, etc......... BLACK PEAU DESOJE ercellenl Valuee, yard heavy yrelghtT extra- to wear- STRIPED SILKS A leautiful ro'nge for skirts irid dresses, maoy new cbeclta also IQ- oluded. very rich colorings. J3.50 and NATURAL UNEN IS to 20 inches. pure liucn, very even lor faucy work. 3oc and 1.., VOILES-MARQUISETTES. In z. lovely ranpe of eilrz fine qualitiej. plain colors .aod ?.H double widlh. The Golden Opportunity to Buy Your Christmas Furs Lhe qualities In (urs-'eyer gtln admlsilon" .to these slocka.ana la addition 'to our EUiTinfcVot.'satleta'clion you are 'uiiured'lliit of tur.Bho.irn ot the -oldest inrt most reliable 'ccvnirr' ami" that "qiitllfles arid in every Instance represent Ibd bigbeat sta'nJard it is possible to obtain. FINEST ONTARIO RAT COAT lined throughout 119.00 80 inch sweep, very full furrexl ikfris, dark rJch.color. full shawl collar, site S6'to Bplenjld yearlng poplin 'allk. "An iinbeatitile i Bargain Jap Fox Set, 'Sale.. Red Fox Natural WoH Set Siberian WoU Set Sale Black Wolf Set, Sale Finest Hack Wolf Set, Taupe Wolf Set, Sale Finest Coon Set, Sale Finest Thibet Set, Finest Ermine Set (127.50 Frnert Sable Cape Set Finest Red Fox Set 1 AA l.UU PROCEED AGAINST YOUNG TURK PARTY GENEVA, Dae. new Turfc.aV (overt men i Is proceeding vigorously against ihe Yonnj Turk pany of Kn- rer Pwha, according to InformaUon lTcd here. The German gorern- t, EL the request of the Turkish erDjueOL, has arrealert Knvcr Pasha, Talul Pasha, Naztm Hey and Chor- dae members of the Toikhh goTernmcnt, who fled rally to Berlin. NEW CABINET READY MADMD, Dec, Roma- oaei, wlu> has been engaged In the sk of fanning a cabi- net, ancouDces that the new minis- try would take the oalh of office at coo a today. The cabinet hea been CtowB solely from among the sup- porter? of Count. who A [Jbcral leader. COLORED NAINSOOK Very fine [or finest under- wear. 40 tithes wide, gliown lu pick Or whits: :rjf Special IOC KIMONA CHALL1ES Large noral and .laptoeEe de alBBS, bcaulidil colorings, Ml r A ;nrhc-5 Special 'Jltyw KIMONA CREPES' designs juat .In. Cotorc pink, blue, and grey grounds with i large noral deaJgns- 65c and HUCK TOWELING Sptemlld buck, IS Inches wide, extra special value al Ihs price- FANCY liUCK line quality with fleur tie Us or Iloral desLpLE. Special value DAINTY HANDKERCHIEFS 25c Fine hfeinsttlched goods, with A Truly Magnificent Showing of Christmas Handkerchiefs With goods of th'i kind unusually bard (o gat you eipect a greatly curtailed assortment to what-you have come to Look for here, but Quite lie contrary-Is tbe case. Tbe ktock Ji blgjer ever .-shown before uid value a oftertd MrpaiA those-of one-and two years Affo. PURE LINEN HAND'CHIEFS 35c td liand embroidery PURE LJNEN HAND'CHIEFS 45c BeautifuHr embroidered in white ,or various colors, fionie'wllh scalloped edges; a moat un-; .usual Pure hand embrofdered, rare and dainty dulfiis Included. LINEN INITIALLED HANDKER. CHIEFS, box 3 in a bor, Terr "ne quilltr pure linen, AJ1 letter! la etocli, BALMORAL BLOCK REACH AGREEMENT ON SOLF RETIREMENT COPHX1HGEX. Dec. Is an- rioancad odtclally In Berlin that the elective committee for greater Ber- lin has reached an undersiandlng with. the. Bavarian executive lo de- mand ISe of Pr. Solf. EMBROIDERY LINENS Various pnile3 la 56, 45 and 5i Jncli Kldtbi. Ot fn jl.oo to ART CRETONNES For shopplnp baca, couco forer- Incs, drapes, etc. Inch miter- ialB in ncvut 1 AA Yard I.W WOOLKNAP BLANKETS Beautiful soft (lilalitv, lirgo doiihlc hed size, while Rround wlli colored boMera or V4 PA