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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 6, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, DECEMBElVfi, 1U18 PAfLTf I'AGK SKVKN Subscribers' Guessing Contest Closes This Saturday THIS WEEK'S TRIPLE SCHEDULE ALSO CLOSES SATURDAY NIGHT T..ree times the Wlar subscriptions secured by 9 ;Bpecl.l closes SpcHa. effort will he mad, In special offer, s., that the winner can be announced tomorrow HS previously aih crtiwd. .___________________________________________________ List of Candidates and Standings The "list below are the "candidate, onrol'led in the! Herald's Con- test and the" number or voles that have been cast in the Ballot Box for each up to 9 o'clock this morning. Wnlay. Lomond, Mia Mil. Irene Benolt, Nobleford, Alia Mr. 0. E. Beynoj-, Maarath, Alta Mlii-R.- BreokenrldQe, Pincher Creek, Alia. Mr. E. Fla, Staffordvllle, Alta T'p'r. W. P. Foloy, (Returned Mr. Al.x. Gwlllim, Albion Ridge, Alt. i MUt .Kite Matkln, Cardtton, Mrs. N. M. Piton; 205 Fifth Ave. S., Le'.hbrlose 71'MU FinUy E. Reslj 519 Sixth St., Lethbrldo.. Mill Olive Smith, Baron., Alta i Mrs Lou Thompson, Box K., Raymond, Alt. Miss Fern Workman, Macleod. Alta Mils Beiile Thomas, Brant, Aita soldi' Taber, Alta Mr. J. J. Belllnoulre, Taber, Alta MiM Clara Dlemert, Champion, Alta Milt Mabel -Tuftel.nd, Tab.r, Alta Mr.. John Bullman, Warner, Alt Alice Nelson, Stirling, Alta Jane Maxwell, Burnett, Alta Mr. Ralph K. Cameron, Ratal, B. C Mr. Gerald Sinclair, Milk River, Alta Mrs. Teildy Wlnchcombe, Winmfred, Alta. Mr.. M..P. Hardman, Elko, B. C. Mil. Clara. Cody, Fernle, B. C Miss Ethel Burdett, Alta Ml.. Ami. MatHeson, Ora..y Lake, Alta Mill Camilla Chlpmait, Magrath, Alta. ...r..-. Mrs. Helen Hunter, Coalhiirst, Alta Mlic Lela Loren.bury, Hiflh River, Alta Miss Jessie 0. Shead, Pincher Creek, Alta Steila L. Agar, Sow, Alta Mis. Bessie Hlllls, Foremost, Alta Mrs; E; B. Holbrook, Travert, Alta. Mr. E. p. Merrlman, Retlaw, Alta. Mils Clillin Harden, Etilkotri, Alta Ml.. Edna p. Chuaa, Oranum, Alta Mr.. E.' W. Durninj, Clare.holm, Alta Mr. A. J. Malcolm McPheter., Gen. Del., Lethbridge Mr. F. Barrlneham, Coleman, Alta. Ml.. B. A. Lyons, Nanton, Alta. ..v Mill Edna Thompson, Box 24, Wardher, B. C. Mill Louise Acnold, Carmangay, Alta 7 Ml.. Delia Drummond, Cranbrook, B C. TO INSURE ACCURACY ALL VOTES ARE COUNTED ON A" BURROUGHS' ADDING _- The Second Prize In The Contest Is a 5-Passenger Chevrolet Touring Car 1917 model full> equipped Electncaily lighted and started Cash value J725 00. Purchased from and on exhibition at Baalim Motor Co, Ltd, Third Avenue South, Letbbridfe. Second Payment Subscriptions If sou worked your territory thoroughly and do not know where to turn to for subscriptions, why not call on the surrounding towns, or see the farmers in the mral districts? Oi, if you are not in a poiition to get out of town, why not try to get second.payments from the sub- scribers who1 have given you short teim subscriptions? You can gam many votes this way For instance Suppose Mr. A. gave you a months' subscription tlie first of the Contest-when the first vote schedule was In force. You received votw for this six months' subscription Now if you can get Hr A to give you another months, which would make up asfull jear's-BUbicripiion, you will receive snough additional votes for the et months to bal ance up the votes for a full "year during the period when the first pajment was made, votesrlf this first sir month, of Mr. As was a'aew subscription, you would receive In addition to the suppose Mr A. gave you one yearV subscription between the dates'of Nov 18th and 18th. You received votes If it was an old mbscriptiou. Now If he gives you another touryeara to make ut> the full five years, >ou would receive the difforaace between voW which was given for a five year iutocrlBtton between the daten ol Nov. 13th and 18th, and the you already received or votes. In figuring ap the votes for aeeonfl'payments compute them on the schedule iu force when the first payment was turned into the Contest office I During tho triple vote offei, triple votes will Be liven for seconn also. After you hare computed the votes, allpwed you for the lecond payment, N'OTU-Sabscrlptioiis of ttit kind are to be marked "Seeenil Pay ment" on .tho receipt stub, and on the backjrf.tlwJUb you must write when the first payment was turned In; whether thai' original (nbsorlp- tton wta new or old; also the receipt number ot the first payments "-i The Prizes 1. 7-Pasienoer. biker Touring Car, .1917 Model. 2. 5-Passenger Chev- rgict Tuiirlnj Car, 1917 Model. 3, Willi. Upright Hlano, mahogany finl.ii. Purchased from Mr. H. C. C. Salmon, and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 4. 1175.00 Coblnet of 1835 Wal- lace Broi. Sliver. 120 Purcha.ed from and on ex- hibition at Wright'. Jewel- ry Store. 5. 1125.00 Columbia Grapho- phone. 6. Cabinet of Rodgeri' Silver, 65 piece.' PurCh.Md from and on exhibition at Wright'.. 7. Fumed Oak Dining Room Set, consisting of one 6'foot round pede.UI table, one.arm chair and 5 dining chain, and one Buffet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 8. 160.00 Cabinet of Rodgeri' Silver, 60 piece. Purchasld from and-on exhibition at Wright'.. 3. Cabinet of Rodger.' Silver, 48 piece.. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright'.. 10. Kitchen Cabinet. Pur. chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 11. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 26. :Pur- chaoed from'and on exhibi- tion at 12. Cabinet of Commim. ity Silver, 26 piece.. Pur- chased from and on exhipl- tton at 10% urofnmi..ipn to non-wrnn.r. who work tcfively untli and turn In over In money. The prizes will be won by vote The candidate bavin? .the highest number of votes by mid- night, December 33rd, .willshe given the.first Eenger Studebaker, or in Cash by the Herald in the event they wish to sell the oar. The candidate having the sec- ond highest, number of votes on the above night will be'gtTea the 2nd prize, and so on down through the list of prizes The Contest' Department realizes that, subscriptions are getting harder for candidates to gel. therefore, order to encourage condlilales to cov- er- their territory thoroughly am! to cover nearby towns and surrounding communities a second time i'or second as .welt as for more bus- iness, another special prize has been added to the prize list In the form ot Cash. TlliB Special Cash Prize will be giv- en to. the candidate who turns in the greatest amount of money for sub- scriptions thlB week and next, between the dates of. December 4th and Dec- ember 10th, at 9 P.m. This is absolute- ly the last BKTRA prize to be given in the Contest, Both city and out-of-town candidates may -wiii-K up to last minute oE this special offer and then mail in their results. will. make due al- lowance for "the late arrival o( mail from candidates', who live on lines having tri-w'eekly or semi-weekly train service. Triple Vale, Schedule This Week To encourage candidates to get the early start for. the J100 00 Special Cash Prize, the vote schedule of this, week will be tripled and votes will be given as follows on all subscriptions secured before 0 o'clock Saturday night'Of this week. Vote Schedule between Dec. 4-9. .....j 2.00 4.00 2G.400 8.00 12.00 10.00 20.00 By Mail Oui. of Lethbridge Six Months One Year Two Years Three Years Four Years Five Years The Free Piano The Third Prize in Contest is a Willis Piano This elegant prize will Be given to the. candidate having third hig.Uest number of votes on December 23rd. he Wlllia Pianos are so 'well''known that they .need no-introduction iiere. The Willis Co., Ltd., have supplied in- struments-to many celebreties, includ- ing H.R.H.' .The Duke of. Cpnnaught and Sir Wilfrid Laurier; to famous musicians including Sir Frederick Bridge, organist of Westminster Ab- Jan Kunilik, world famojs violin 1st, and many others The Lethbridge branch has supplied instruments to the leading musicians of the citj. to cnurches I institutions and tlieatres. The Willis wis purchased through he local agent, Mr. H. C C.. Salmon and it is on exhibition at llawden Bros the best offer of the Contest. At no future time after Saturday night will it uc possible to get so main votes on regular subscriptions'. See the guarantee op this thatjlhe tiejjt vote offer is now on. End of Contest is in Sight There are only three-more, weeks of The Herald's big" prize contest Just two weeks from Saturday will be the closing flay. The best 'advice anyone can give you at Una fctagc.of the race is to make every minute count and secure: every possible subscription and vote No mattei how many votes you have secure more You would never cease regretting if >ou lost out on the prize of your choice by a small margin when the Judges made the final count, because you slackened youi efforts in the last lap of the race Remember, it Will be too late to up tor lost time .when the winners liaye been an nounfjed Secure every possible sub scrlptlon this week and next, make a special effort to win this f 100 00 Cash, and try especially hard this week while you can get this week s tripled schedule of votes. The winner of.the J100.00 -will not be disqualified from winning one ot the regular prizes In fict, his or her qhanceB for being one ot the big prize -will be all; the better. Nomination Blank GOOD FOR VOTES Nominate Yourself or a Friend PRIZE CONTEST DEPARTMENT OF THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Hull Black, Lethbrldjt, Alberta Gentlemen: I hereby nominate as a candidate in ,your Automobile Prize Contest Name Address Nominated by AHdrens nomination blank will be accepted for any one candidate. in Gold Will be gu en if at any time dur ing the remainder of the Contest a better vote offer than the triple offer is given. At no time during the Contest will it be possible .to BO- cure ag many otes for regular sub scriplions as can be secured bj 9 o'clock Saturday night, Decembei 9th Neithei will there lie any more special prizes en. This is conclu- sive evidence, therefore, that the beat offers aro now on Get busy at the outset of the offer and make minute count f PHOTOS WANTED! In a few davs will begin pub llshmg the pictures of the leading candidates in the contest, and would like to receive the photos of all the candidates who in to win. free votes will be (tven the candidates on the day their photon are published. A candidate must have at least Oow votes HI his or her sredit the picture will oe published. A short, biographical sketch of the candidate's life should accompany the photo so we can use ft write up In connection' with (lie publishing All will be returned in good condition. The-First Prize in the Contest is a 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car 1317 fully equipped. Electrically lighted auil started. Cash value or The Herald will give tlie winning candidate Casb, in the event they prefer cash to an automobile, studebaker purchased from and on exhibition at The Studebaksr UaraKB 322 Dili Street South, Lethlirldse. The Seventh Prize in the Contest is a Fumed Oak Dining Room Set Consisting of one 6 ft. round table, one arm chair and five dmtng chairs and cnc outlet Purchased from and on exhibition at Bawden Bros, The above is not an exact reproduction. shall forfeit ail rights to either nriiu or commission. Any i-uniiidati' In the prize contest, who lias iiiiothor person, or working in liis nr her behalf I'or wages, commission or other considera- tion will be disqualified as a-prize iiIietiNn- and dropped from the Coii- U'St. .Any competitor who deliber- ately seeks'to lesson competition by diseum-aginj; other candidates' jiml prospective candidates, or whose- friends discourage oilier candidates and prospective candidates with .the same, object in view, will be disquali- fied and dropped from the1 Contest1. A candidate is not required to. lie a i regular .subscriber-'or agent t.a Tlie [Herald to cuter the competition. I Persons who enter and tsiie part in jthls Prize Contest, therefore, bind themselves to abidp the foregoing Organizations caliiiot cuter aud com- pete for the prizes. How ts Get a Million Votes in example of lapidh the tni le votes iiiis week count up, 'the .following example is given Three .1- year at S4.00 each One 5- year jilbicripton (new) at One 3-year exteniion.from a.2-year subscription paid Nov. 10th-, (2nd payment subscription) at One l.year extension from a 1-year subscription paid Nov. 14th. (2nd payment subscription) at One 4-year subscription (new) at Total Make every minute during the guarantee on this page that the be; votes votes votes votes votes voter triple offer count. See the st offers are Information, Rules and Conditions of The Leth- bridge Herald's Big Prize Contest Everyone over the age of 1C, who is good charactei, whether married or unmarried, old or young, is eligible to compete in this Prize Contest This meant, .men, women and children over 16, as candidates Candidates may nominate them selves'.-' Nominations must be accom- panied by proper address oE Can- dida tsn.- No employee of The Lethbridge Herald or members of an employee's family can enter or compete for any of the prizes. The Lethbridge.Herald reserves the right to reject any nominations Nominations can be madp_ at any time during the Contest. Vote Coupons for 25 votes Tilll published in ,The Herald which, when -neatljv cut out, name filled in and brought or mailed to The Herald, (Hull Block) will count for the amount thereon Votes cannot he purchased They must Ire secured by clipping them from The Herald or by securing sub- scriptions i The votes allowed on second ments-wlll be computed on the regular schedule prevailing when Ihc fust pa- ffltot in'o Ihc Contest Department All remittances must be aocompan lefl by subscriber's name and addiess AH issued on subscriptions ara good until the end of the Contest and will be polled at the discretion of the candidate subscriber. Votes are not transferable except under tlie following circumstances: If a candidate wishes, to. withdraw from the Contest lie or may change her votes to a suitable, substitute, but said substitute must be a new candi- date who has not been before accepted in the Contest. A'committee or well known busi- ness men will be selected by The Her- ald to count the votes and decide upon, the prize winners. I The Judges' Final Couiit of votes will be made in public and all can- didates and their friends may witness it. All Contest records will be open to the inspection of the candidates the day after the judges' announcement of tho Prize Winners. Cash must accompany all subscrip-. tions where votes are to be issued: Candidates can secure subscriptions anywhere outside the city limits of Lethbridge.. I The list, of candidates and the num- ber of votes polled will be published throughout'the entire-period of the Coutfo. I Active voting begins on November, 8th. In case ot a tie, tlie prize will be equally divided amoiib those polling a tie vote. The Lethbridge, Herald reserves the' right to alter the rules and regulations 01 any of the offers, anything in fact, except a reduction in tho prize iist for tho protection and :tho best interests of tho candidates and this newspaper. I he L'ethbridgii Herald guarantees fair treatment to nil contestants, and shouU: anv question arise a decision of tho management will ho considered Unal and absolute. I No statement or pionuse made by, any solicitor or agent varving from ths rules or statements published in The Herald will bo. -ecoguized bj The Herald. I Candidates influencing or attempt- ing ,to Influence any of the Judges 10TH PRIZE The candidate having the tenth highest num- ber of votes by mid- night, Dec. will be given a useful Kitchen Cabinet pur- chased 1'i'oin and ex- hibition at Bawden Bros. The cabinet is maple w ood w itli a nat- in-al tiuisli. It has the toIIoMiiisi special fea- tures 1 Large Norkint. space Wlien eloseA 'up is perfectly dust proof, as all doors antl drawers are made with 2 The sltdlns top IB full roveted with best qnalitj of. 1m ported aluminum It has no joints and is tlie most eanitarv baHtog table on the market, i of Ills fitted with i tight Is easily removed and taken apart ,u, cleaning. n CiL rpniOv nijle Simple and unique device Metal meal bin with scoop The meal taken out at bottom. thUs tlie oldest is tha first used t, rtilnft door. Addrew all com- CONTEST DEPARTMENT LETHBRIDGE HERALD Phoue 646 i ;