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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 12, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THIi LUTHH1UDGE 'DAILY HEHAhrt MONDAY, DKCRMBKii 11, lii LAST OFFER OF WERALES CONTEST ANOUNCED vAh, tHiilcil 000 votes for a six month's votes year; for two years; for three years; for four years :yul for five enrs Triiile votes on 'second payments also and on extras for new business. The end of the race is in sight. Not a moment should be lost. It will be too late to make mi for lost time, flflin TH i Iff I I 1 117 I Cash Will Be Given For Best Work Last Week and i his T Tenr wheii the przes have been Still )Icntv of room for new raiulidales. A new candidate leads today's published list. Still plenty of time left in which to win the spec ial and secure enough triple votes U cariy'oTf one of the big prizes'at the close of the Contest, _______ List of Candidates and Standings The list arc the candidates enrolled in the Herald's Priz-5 Con- test and the number of votes that Have been cast in the Ballot for 21.900 each up to 9 o'clock this morning. Miss Vera A. Alnlay, Lon-.cnd, Alia........................ "-'-_- Miss Irene Benoit, Nobleford, Alta........................... Mr. C. E. Beynor, Magrath, Alta........................ Miss R. Breckenridge, Pincher Creek, Alta................ Mr. E. Fia, Staffordville, Alta. ...v-.................... Tpr. W. P. Foley, Frank, Alta. (Returned Mr. Alex. Gwillim, Albion Ridge, Alta................. Miss Kate Matkin, Cardston, Alta........................ Mrs. N. M. Piton, 205 Fifth Ave. S., Lethbrloge Mr. Finlay E. Ross, 519 Sixth St., Uthbridgc Miss Olive Smith, Barons, Alta................................ Mrs Lau Thompson, Box K., Raymond, Alta.................... Miss Fern Workman, Box 78, Macleod, Alta.................... Miss Bessie Thomas, Brant, Alta....................... Miss Golds Backus, Taber, Alta....................... Mr. J. J. Bellingulre, Taber, Alta.......................... Miss Clara Diemert, Champion, Alta..................... Miss Mabel Tufteland. Taber, Alta....................... Mrs. John Bullman, Warner, Alta...................... Miss Alice Nelsn, Stirling, Alta...................... Miss Jane Maxwell, Blirdett, Alta.............................. 6'800 Mr. Ralph K. Cameron, Natal, B. C.............................. Mr. Gerald Sinclair, Milk River, Alta.......................... Mrs. Teddy Winchcornbe, Winnifred, Alta............... Mrs. M. P. Hardman, Elko, B. C.........................; Miss Clara Cody, Fernie, 8. C............................ Miss Ethel Falls, Burdett, Alta.......................... Miss Anna Matheson, Grassy Lake, Alta..................... Miss Camilla Chipman, Magrath, Alta................... Mrs. Helen Hunter, ,Coalhurst, Alta.......................... Miss Lela Lorensbury, High River, Alta.................... Miss Jessie G. Shead, Pincher Creek, Alta.................... Miss Stella L. Agar, Sow Island. Miss Bessie Hillis, Foremost, Alta........................ Mrs. E. B. Holbrook, Travers, Alta. Mr. E. O. Merriman, Retlaw. Alta.......................... Miss Lillian Harden, Etzikom, Alta. Miss Edna D. Chugg, Granum, Alta. Mrs. E. W. Durning, Claresnolm, Alta..................... Mr. A. J. Malcolm McPheters, Gen. Del., Lithbridge.......... Mr. F. Barringham, Coleman, Miss B. A. Lyons, Nanton, Alta. Miss Edna Thompson, Box 24, Wardner, B. C................ Miss Louise Arnold, Carmangay, Alta...................... Miss Delia Drummond, Crane-rook, B. C. Mr J. J. Dugan, 1601 3rd Ave. E., Vancouver, B. C........... Mrs. P. A. Smith, Granuiii, Alta............................ Mrs. B. Hogenson, Stirling, Alta. Miss Bessie Carts, Faith, Alta........................... Mrs. Cora Douglas, Nanton, Alta. 29i600 S.300 91.300 284 SCO 351.303 83.1GO TO INSURE ACCURACY ALL VOTES-ARE COUNTED ON A BURROUGHS' ADDING MACHINE. The Second In The Contest Is a 5--Passenger Chevrolet Touring Car 1917 model, fully'equipped.; Electrically lighted and started. Cash Purchased from and on exhibition at Baalim Motor Co, Avenue South, Lethbridge. Second Payment Subscriptions If you have worked your territory thoroughly and do not know where to turn to for subscriptions, why notcall ou the surrounding towns, or see the farmers in the rural Or, if you are not in a position to .'get out of town, why not try to get second payments from the sub- scribers who have given you short subscriptions? You can gain .many votes this way. For Suppose Mr. A. gave you a sis .'months' subscription the first week of the Contest when the first vote :schedule was force. You received1 votes for this sis months' -subscription. Now if j'ou can get Mr.'A. to give you another six months, which would make up a. Jul! yearja subscription, yea will receive ..snough'additional votes for the second payment of six months to bal- up the votes for a full year during the period when the first "payment was made, or votes. If this first.six months of Mr. A's 'was a new you would receive 'votes in addition to the Or suppose Mr. A. gave you one year's subscription'between the dates of Nov. 13th and 18th. received votes it it was -an old subscription. years to.make 'up the full receive the difference.between 'votes, which was given for a fivef year subscription between the dates of Nov. 13th and isth; god the; you already received or votes; In: figuring up the votes for second payments compute them on the schedule in force when -the-.first.payment was turned into the Contest office. i During the triple vote offer, triple votes will be given for second payments also. After you have computed .the number of votes allowed for the second payment; multiply the number of voles by three. of Ibis to be marked "Second Pay- ment" on the receipt stub, and on th0 back of the stub you must write when the first payment was turned in; whether-the original subscrip- tion was new or old; also the receipt number of the first payments, The Prizes 1. 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car, 1917 Model. 2. 5-Passenger Chev- rclet Touring Car, 1917 Model. 3. Willis Upright Piano, mahogany finish. Purchased from Mr. H. C. C. Salmon, and on exhibi- tion at Sawden Bros. 4. Cobinet of 1335 lace Bros. Silver. 120 pieces, Purchased from and on ex- hibition at Wright's Jewel- ry Store. 5. Columbia Grapho- phone. 6. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 55 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 7. Fumed Oak Dining Room Set, consisting of one 6 foot round pedestal table, one arm chair and 5 dining chairs, and one Buffet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 8. Cabinet of Rodgers1 Silver, 60 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 9. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 48 pieces. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 10. Kitchen Cabinet. Pur. chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 11. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 26 pie-jes. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 12. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 2G pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 10% commission to non-winners who work actively untli end and turn in over in subscription The prizes will be won by vote. The candidate having the highest number of .votes'by mid- night, December will bs given the first prize, the 7-pas-' senger. Studebaker; or 51.000 -in Cash by the Herald in the event they wish to sen th'e car. The candidate having the sec- ond highest number of votes on the shove night will be riven, the 2nd prize, and so on down through the list of prizes, The lust special offer of any kint in Tlio Herald's Priso an nounced in today's Herald. Be sure to read it carefully. It is as follow: The last vote schedule which is In force between the dates of Dec. llth up to and including Dec. 23rii at, will be tripled and votes will be given in the following proportions for subscriptions secured during the last two weeks of the Contest: Price Votes Six months........ One year 4.00 Two years S.OO Three' years 12.00 Four years 10.00 Five years 20.00 Extra votes for new business trip- led also. Triple votes will be given on sec- ond payments as set forth elsewhere on this page. All candidates will be allowed to work up to the last minute of the of- fer and then mail their results. The judges will make the final count of votes on the Thursday night following the close of the contest. Full details life time and place will be an- nounced in The Herald when they have been decided .upon. The Judges' Final Count will be .public and can- didates and their friends may attend if they wish. Special Cash Offer Closes. .on Saturday Although the triple vote offer is for both this week and next, the sper cial 5100 cash offer closes 9 p. Dec. 16th, this-coming and all subscriptions ,-tUat are to apply toward this special prize must be mailed in accordance with the rules set forth on page 1. This S100 special nil triple votes secured while working for it, count toward: regular'prizes to be given at the the Contest.! The winner (if the special SlOOJyMil'j be announced Thursday, Dec I order to allow us; ample'time teliear from all out of town candidates. End of Race in Eyery Just-a few more'ijdaytj aiiu you will know Whether it will tie you spme- one els'e who 'will ie'the proud sessor of the seven-passenger Stude- baker, or the Chevrolet, or one of the other prizes. 'Why not make-.a spe- cial effort these- last ,two weeks-ami, see rhovnnany ivotes you can gather No matter many votes you have, or how self-con- fident you may be of your reserve vote force, remember that it will bft [far better to have too many, votes when the judges make, the final count matt; to fall a few. thousand short. Over-confidence-has-lost many a-race, liie best advice anyone could- give you at this stage of the race is -to hustle as you have never hustled be- THE FREE PIANO The First Prize in the Contest is a 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car 1917 Model, fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started. Cash value or The HeraM will give the winning candidate Sl.OOC.OO Cash, in the event they prefer casli to an automobile. Studebaker purchased from and on exhibition at The Studebaker Garage 323 Cth Street South, Lethbridgo, The Seven h Prize in the Contest is a I Filmed Oak Dining "Room Set Consisting of one 6 ft. round pedestal table, one arm chair and five df'nlng chairs and one buffet. Purchased from and on exhibition at Bawden Bros, The above is not an exact reproduction. not stop .until the last min- ute of the Contest. It will be too late to make .up for lost time when, the have announced the prize-win- (Hull -Block) :will count for the amount' Votes cannot ba purchased. They must he. secured by clipping them at this time. The Third Prise in the a Willis Upright purchased from Mr. H. .CJC, :SaImon, :Lethbridge Willis Agent. On exhibi- tion at Bawrten Bros., .Lethbridge, HOW TO GET VOTES As a possible example of what may be accomplished by taking advantages of the opportunities offered under tho liberal triple vote offering now in vogue, we give the following: Votes Three 1-year subscriptions at each (new) 9D.OOO One 5-year subscription. at ?20.00 (old) Six 6-month'B extensions from six new 6-month's subscriptions paid Nov. llth (2nd'payment'subscriptions at 52.QO each Three 4-year extensions from yearly subscriptions paid Nov. 14th 2nd payment (subscriptions) At ?16.00 each.......... One 2-year subscription (new) at Two 3-year extensions from 2-yea.rIy subscriptions paid Nov. 21fit, (2nd payment subscriptions) at each One 3-year subscriptions (new) at Make your supreme effort during these last two "weeks of the Contest. You will be surprised to see how rapidly the triple votes will count up. All subscriptions you turn in by 9 p.m. Saturday of this week, count toward the special ?iQ0.00 Cash Prize. n'ers and "someone" else has i from The. Herald or by securing sub- off with the prize you figured you scrlntlons. had cinched." The battle of ballots j The votes allowed on second pay- will wax more furious as the end ap-; meats will'be-computed on the regular preaches and it is matter j schedule prevailing when the first to tell just who will come out ahead payment was turned into-the Contest Department. _ All remittances must he accompan- ied by subscriber's name and address. Ail votes issued on subscriptions are good until tbe.erid of the Contest and will be polled at'the discretion of the 'candidate or subscriber. Votes are not transferable "except under the following.circumstances: If a candidate ;wlshes to "withdraw from the Contest he or she may change her votes to a suitable substitute, but said substitute must be a new candi- date who lias not been before accepted in the Contest A committee of well kno shall-forfeit all rights to either prize' or commission. Any candidate in .the.prize contest- who persoiy.or .working iii his'; or ;h'er' -for wages, commission or.other.considera- tion will be disqualified as a 'prize competitor- and dropped Con- test. Auy prize, competitor who-deliber- ately seeks to lessen competition by discouraging- other, candidates and prospective' or whose frlelids discourage, other candidates and: prospective' candidates :with the eame object in view, will be disquali- fied and dropped, from the Contest. A' candidate IB not'required to be ti or> to The Herald to enter competition. Persons who enter and take part in, this Prize Contest, therefore, bind themselves to ,abide by the foregoing rules. Organizations cannot enter pete for the prizes.. HOTQS WANTED! In a few days we will begin pub- lishing the pictures of the leading ,-andIdates in the contest, and would like to receive the photos of all the candidates who are in to win. free votes will be given the candidates on the day-their photos are published. A 'Candidate must have_at least 000 votes to his or her credit before the picture will be published.' short biographical sketch of the candidate's life should accompany the photo ao we can use a write-up in connection with the publishing AH photos wiil bo returned in good condition. Information, Rules and Conditions of The Leth- e Herald's Prize Contest bridge Everyone over the age of 16, who is ot: good character, whether married or jmmnrried, old or young, la eligible to compete in this Prize Contest. This means 16, are acceptable as candidates. Candidates may nominate1 them- selves. Nominations must be panied by the proper address of can- didatea. No employee of The Lethbrldgo Herald or members of ran family can enter or compete for any of. the prizes. ffhe reserved-tile right to reject any nominations. '.Nominations made at any time, during the Contest. Vote Coupons good lor 26 votea will be published in TtiVlIerald vtfilchj when ntatly cut out.'-name niltdSin iwii busi- ness men -selected by The Her- ald tp.c6jiijt..the vote'i aniT'decide upon the 'prize'' winners. .The Judges' Final Count of votes will be made in public and all can-! didates and their friends may witness It. AU Contest records be open to the inspection the candidates the day after 'the7 judges', announcement of the Prize Winners. Ctibh must all subscrtp dons arc to be issued subscriptions the city limits ot Lethbridge. list of candidates and tho num- ber of votes polled ,will be published thrpughout the Tentirs period of the Contest Active voting begins on November 8th. ii case of a tie the prize will be equally divided among those "polling a tie vote. The perald reserves, the right fo aUetvtbe rjules and regulations or nn> inything In fact a tne the protection and the best interests of tho candidates and this newspaper, The Lethbrjdge HeraM guarantees aH contestants and Rhxjuln pttj arise a decision of the iMaiiaRema'ht will be considered final and 'absolute. No statement or promise mado by any solicitor or agent varying from the rules or published in Tho Herald will .tie recognized by The HerflW -influencing of attempt and brought or mailed to The Herald, ing to influence any of the Judges 10TH PRIZE The candidate having the tenth highest num- ber of votes by mid- night, Dec. 23rd, will be given a useful Kitchen Cabinet pur- chased from and on ex- hibition at Bavi den Bros. The cabinet is maple wood with a nat- ural finish. It has the following special tui'cs: i 1 Large Vorbm? space closed up Is peTfeetly.fdu8t jtroof; ae all doors and drawers tqadp with lap Joints i The sliding lop (t fyll'. covered with hest qugifty of Sim- ported aluminum It IIM So joints and Is the most sartltari' fciWns table on the market 3 Cylindrical flour ol 50 Ibs capacity fitted Vflift n. Ogljt lid. easily removed, aildrfa_Ken apart for cleaning, 4 Cylindrical elifaj remov- able Simple and unique daylce 5 Metal meal bin with scoop. The meal takert'out at-bnttoin. thus the oldest is firut used. C large !n china cabinet door t Address all com- munications to ;