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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 13, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta TIIK LETHBRIDGE DAILY. HERALD WRDNRSDtW, -DECEMBER 13, (i Special Gash Offer Closes Saturday Night ivcrv possible subscript ion lliis Mill be the same next weelc as (hey arc (his week, but (liei'e will be no special prize to work. for. Plenty of room tor new eamli- of active .candidates far from full. Two new candidates lead list today. Have made excellent showing with two or three days work. e Your Supreme Effort This Subscriptions Have a Two-Fold Value This Week THEY XOT ONLY COUNT TOWARD THE JUG PKJLZES, IR'T TOWARD THE SPECIAL ALSO. t of Candidates and Standings iisl below arc tlie candidates enrolled Sir the Herald's Friz? Con- fncl llie nmnoer of votes that liavo been cast in the Ballot Bos for to 1) o'clock this morning. Vera A. Ainlay, Lomond, Is Irene Benoit. Nobteford, Alta....................-......... C. E. Beynor. Magrath, Alta......................._....... ".S00 v'liss R. Breckenridge, Pincher Creek, Alta...................... r. E. Fia, Staffordvllle, Alta................................. Tpr. W. P. Foley, Frank, Alts. (Returned Mr. Alex. Gwillim, Albion Ridge, Miss Kate.lYlatkln, Cardston, AIU.............................. N. M. Pltori, 205 Fifth Ave.S., Lethbrmge r. Finla'y E.. Ross, 519 Sixth Lethbrldgc................... iss Oliys, Smith, Barons, Alta. ..._............................ Thompson, Box K., Raymo'nd, Alta.................... Box 73, Macleod, Alta.................... Bessie Thomas, Brant, Alta.................... Golda Backus, Taber, Alta............................ 797.200 Mr. J.J. Bellinguire, Taber, Diemcrt, Champion, M iss Mabel Tuftoland, Taber, Mrs..John Bullman, Warner, Alta. Miss Jane Biirdett, Alta.............................. Mr. Ralph K. Cameron, C.............................. SinclairjMilk River, Alta.......................... Winchcombe, Wlnnifred, Alta................... Hardman, Elko, B. C.............................. Miss'Clara Cody, Fernie, B. C................................. Miss'VEthel Falls, Burdett, Alta............................... Miss Matheson, Grassy Lake, Alta........................ Camilla" Chipman, Mrs. Helen Hunter, Coalhurst, Miss'lieia Lorensbury, High River, Alta.-..................... 91.300 Miss.Jessie G. Shead. Pincher Creek, Alta........................ 583.400 MissiStella L. Agar, Sow Island, Altav........................ MisslBessie Hillis, Foremost, Alta, Mre.36 B. Holbrook, Travers, Mr.'E.- O. Merriman, Retlaw, Alta'.............................. Mlsijtilliah Harden, Etzikom, Alta............................ Misa-Edna D. Chugg, Granum, Alta............................. W. Durning, Claresholm, Alta. 1...................... Malcolm McPheters, Gen. Del., Mr. ]F.'. Barringham, Miss B. A. Lyons, Nanton, Alta. Arnold, Carmangay, Alta......................... Drummond, Cranbrook, B. C 1601 3rd Ave. E., Vancouver, B. Mrs.YP.: A. Mrs.tB. Hogenson, Stirling, Carte, Mrs. Douglas, Nantcn, Alta......... TO, INSURE ACCURACY ALL VOTES ARE COUNTED ON A BURROUGHS' ADDING MACHINE. The Second Prize In The X. Contest Is a-5rPassenger Chevrolet Toluring Car 1917 model, fully equipped. Electrically lighted .started, h value Purchased from and, on exhibition at Baalim, tor Co, Ltd., Third South, Lethbiidge. IpJSecond Payment Subscriptions IfVon have worked your territ6ry-thoroughl> and do riot know-where togfurn to for subscriptions, why not call on the surroimtjmg towns, or seethe farmers ID the .rural''districts? Or, if you are not 3ii a position to get xyit of town, sfcond pajments-from the sub scribers who can gain ma'ny votes this way. For instance. Suppose Mr.-A. gate jou a six months' subscription the first-week of the Contest when the first vote schedule was votes-tor th'is .aix months' s'ufoscription., Now if you can get A. to give you another sir months, wnich would make up a year's subscription, will receive additional votes second payment of six Jnonths to bal ance up the voteg_for the period jwhen the first payment ivas made, totes-JIf this, first sixL months of Mr A's was'a new you would receive SiCOO votes1 in addition to Or suppose Mr A. gave you one year's subscription between dates of Nov. 13th and 18th. .You received if it was an old subscription. Now if he gives you .mother four y.ears to mako full five years, you would receive the difference between VBted, which was given for a five year subscription between the '.Jdjles of Nov. 13th and ISth, and the you iiavs already received votes. In figuring up the votes for second payments-compute them on the, schedule in force -wben the first payment was turned Into ontest office. j Buring the triple vote offer, triple will be given for .second enU also. After you have computed! the number of votes allowed jofprthe second payment, multiply the number of votes by three. of. this kind are to be marked "Second Pay- fcent" on the receipt stub, and on the back of the stub you must write the first payment was turned the original subscrjp- _Uo.ji was new or old; also the .receipt number of the first payments The nzes 1. 7-Passenger Stude- baker Totiring Car, Model. 2. Ghsv- rolet 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 1835 Wal- lace Bros. Silver. 120 pieces. Purchased from and on ex- hibition at Jewel- ry Store. 5. Columbia Grapho- phone. 6. 5100.00 Cabinet of Rodgcrs1 Silver, fi5 piece. Purchased from and'on exhibition at 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. 360.00 Cabinet of Ro'dgcrs' Silver, 60 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 9. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 43 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 pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tton-at Wright's. 12. Cabinet of Commun- 26 pieces. Pur- chased and. on exhibi- tion .at Wright's. 10% 'commission to non-winners who-work-actively until end in over In subscription monny The prizes will bo won by vote. v_ _ The candidate having fiie number of-1 votes by. mid- December 23rd, will be gneu the first prize the 7 pas Studebaker or in the Herald in the event they-wish to sell the car The fcandlflate baTJig the sec ond- highest -number of votes on the ibove night will be given the 2nd prize, and so on down through the list ot prizes The last special oCfer of any kin in The Heruld's I'rue Contest is nouiiccd lu today's Herald. Bb to read it carefully. H is follows The last vote- schedule force between the dates of "Dec. lit up to and including Dec. 23vd at p.m., will be tripled and votes will b given in the following proportions fo subscriptions secured the las two weeks of the Price Vote Six momlis S2.00 One year 4.00' Two years 8.00 Three years Four vears -iO.OOt Five years -0-00 Exira votes for new business trip !ed also. Triple votes will be.. given ou sec ond payments as set forth elsewhere on this page. All candidates will be allowed to work up to the lasi minute of the o :'er and then mail their results. The judges will make the final .count of -otes on the Thursday night following lie dose of the contest. Full details if tfie time and place will be an nounccd in The Herald when they iave been decided upon. The Judge's "inal Count will be public and can idatcs and friends may attend f they wish. 100 Special Cssh Offer Closes on Saturday Although ihe; triple vote offer is Tor both this week and next, the spec- ial S100 cash offer closes 9 p. m.. Dec. 16ih, this coming Saturday, hud all subscriptions that are to apply toward this special prize must be mailed in accordance with thV rules set fortii on page 1. This ?100 special prize and nil ;riple voles secured while workiiiK for j it, count toward -regular prizes -to be j iven at the close of the j Tho winner of the special will be announced Thursday, Dec. 21st, in order to allow us ample time to hear rom all out of town, candidates. End of Race in Sight Make Every Minute Count Just a few more days and-y-ou will :now whether it will be you or some- no who UL the proiid pos- sessor- .of seven-passenger-. Stude- iml er or the Chci rolet or oiifi cf- the dthei not cial these last two week" and see 1 many votes lean gather togcilie 9 matter how mam jou or seli-cou- ftdeut jou oE force; "remember that it -will be fir Better to too many; votes wlien tho judee make the final count than a few thousand i.shqrt. has "lost many 'a race. Tne'best advice anyone cotild give at tin stage of the race The First Prize in the is a 7-Passehger Stude- Touring Car 1917 fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started. Cast value or-The Herald >vlll give the winning candidate Cash, in the event they prefer cash to an automobile. StuUebaUor purchased from and on exhibition at The Studebaker Ganige 322 Cth Street South, Lethbridge. hustle as nevei hustled lie- THE FREE PIANO The Seventh Prize in the Contest is a Fumed Oak Dining Room Set Consisting of one 6 ft. round pedestal table, one arm chair and five dining chairs and pne buffet. Purchased from and on exhibition at Bawden Bros, The above is not an exact reproduction. The Third Prize -in the Contest, is a 5300.00 Willis Upright Piano, purchased from Mr. H. C. C. Salmon, Lethbridgc Willis Agent. On exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros., Lethbridge. HOW TO GET VOTES As a possible example of what may be accomplished by taking advantages of tbe opportunities offered under the liberal triple vote offering now in vogue, we give the following: f Votes Three 1-year subscriptions at each (new) .One 5-year subscription at (old) Six G-month's extensions from six new G-nionth's subscriptions paid Nov. .llth (2nd payment subscriptions at each Three 4-year extensions from yearly subscriptions paid Nov. 14th 2nd payment subscriptions) At ?10.00 each One 2-year subscription (new) at Two -.3-year extensions from 2-yearly subscriptions paid Nov. 21st, (2nd payment subscriptions) at each 3-year 'subscriptions, (new) at 59.00 841'000 Total Make your supreme effort during these last, two weeks of the (.'ontcst. You will'he surprised to see how rapidly tho triplu votes will count up. AM subscriptions you tuni in by 9 p.m. Saturday of this vveuk count toward tho special 5100.00 Cash Prize. not stop until the last min- ute of the Contest. It will he too late to make-up for'lost time when the judges have announced the prize-win- ners and "someone" else has walked off with the prize you figured you had cinched." The battle of ballots will wax more furious as-the end-ap- proaches and it is .a difficult matter to tell just who will come o.ut ahead at this time. Information, Rules and Conditions of The Leth- e Herald's B Prize Contest bridge Everyone over the age of ,10, who is of good character, whether married or unmarried, old or young, is eligible tn compete in this Prize Contest. This means men, children over 1C, nre acceptable as candidates. Candidates may. nominate them- selves. Nominations must be accom- panied by the; proper address of can- didates. No employee of Tho Lethbridgo Herald or members of an employee's !amily can enter or compete Cor any of the prizes. The Lethbridge. Herald reserves the right to reject any nominations. Nominations can he made at any tfme during the Contest. Vote Coupons good for 25 votes will be published in The Herald which, when neatly cut out, name filled In and brought or mailed to (Hull Block) will count for the amount thereon....... Votes cannot be purchased. They must be securedN by clipping them 'rom The by securing sub- scriptions. Tho votes allowed on second pay- ments will be, computed on the regular schedule prevailing when the first )aymtsnt was turned ;tnto the Contest Jepartmoht.. All remittances must be accompan- ied by subscriber's name and address, AH votes issued oh subscriptions are good until the end of the Contest and wilt be pollen at the discretion of the candidate or subscriber. Votes are not transferable except under tho following If j _ a candidate wishes to withdraw from i friends discourage other candidates the Contest he or she may :change her votes to a suitable substitute, but said substitute must be a new candi- date.'whp has not.'.been before accepted in the Contest. A committee of well known busi- ness by The Her- ald to count the votes .and decide, upon tbe prize winners. The Judges' Final Count of .votes will bs made in public and all can didates and their friends may witness it. All. will be open-to the Inspection of the candidates the day after the judges' announcement of the Prize Winners. Caah must all sufascnp tious where votes are to be issued. Candidates can secure subscriptions anywhere outside the city limits of Lethbridge. The list of candidates and the num- ber of votes polled will be published throughout tbe entire period of the Contest Active voting begins on November Sth. In case of a tie the puze will be equally divided among, those polling a tie vote. The Lethbridga Herald reserves; the- right to alter the rules and regulations pr any of anything Jn fact, except a reduction in the prize list, for! the protection and the .best interests of the candidates and this newspaper j The Lethbridge Herald guarantees fair treatment to all contestants, an-i should ..question arise a decision of the management will be considered final and absolute. No statement or promise made by any solicitor or agent varying from the rules or statements published In The Herald will be recognized by The Herald. Candidates influencing or attempt- ing to influence any of the ,.judges shall forfeit all either or commission. Any candidate in tlie prize contest or persona, behalf for wages, commission or other considers-, :ion will be .disqualified as a i competitor and dropped Cbh- f j Any prize competitor who deliber- ately seeks to lessen competition by liscouraging other candidates and >rospective candidates, or -whose and prospective candidates with the same ooject in will be disquali: dropped, from the Contest. A candidate is not required to ba a regular subscriber 'or agent to The Herald to enter the competition. Persons .who. enter'.and take part In .this Prixe Contest, therefore, bind themselves to abide by the foregoing rules. Organizations cannot enter and com-, pete for the prizes, who has another person, working in his or. her Mrs. P..A. Smith, Granum's popular :audidaie, who ties for, lead in today published list., Mrs, Smith has just created one 01' the records of the iontest in threo days .time. She is tin ife of Postmaster Granum. and liit, a wide circle ot friends TV ho are "giving -her loyal support with' a to miking her one ot the bit winners m The Herild s Contest, nud with their, continued assistance her chances for carrying off one of the big prizes are. excellent 10TH PRIZE The candidate havinq the, highest nnni- of votes by inifl. night, Dec. 23rd, will be given a nsotul Kitchen Cabinet pur-, chased from and on ex- hibition at Bawden Bros, LETHBRIDGE HERALD Hull Block, Alta., Phone 646 ;