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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 14, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta '.rilUUSDAY, DBC1CMBKH M, 1910 I'AOI-; SFA'KN Only Two More Days of the CONTEST CLOSES ONE WEEK FROM of Candidates and Standings The list below are the candidates enrolled in the Herald's Prize Con- tent and the number ot votes that have beeu cast In the Ballot for each up to 9 o'clock this morning. Miso Vera A. Alnlay, Loir.cnd, Alta.....----- Miss Irene Bcnoit, Nobleford, Alia............ Mr. C. E. Beynor, Magrath, Alta. Miss R. Breckenrldge, Pincher Creek, Alta...................... Mr. 6. Fia, Staffordville, 73 Tpr. W. P. Foley, Frank, Alta. (Returned Soldier) Mr. Alex. Gwlllim, Albion Ridge, Alta......... Miss Kate Matkin, Cardston, Alta............... Mrs. N. M. Plton, 205 Fifth Ave. S., Lethbrloac E. Ross, 519 Sixth St., Lethbridgc Miss Olive Smith, Barons, Alta.................. Mrs. Lou Thompson, Box K., Raymond, Alta...... Miss Fern Workman, Box 78, Macleod, Alta, Miss Bessie Thomas, Brant, Alta. Miss Golda Backus, Taber, Alta. Mr. J. J. Bellingulre, Taber, Alta..... Mjss Clara Diemert, Champion, Alta. Miss Mabel Tufteland, Taber, Alta. Mrs. John Bullman, Warner, 689'500, Miss Jane Maxwell, Burdett, 5'800 Mr. Ralph K. Cameron, Natal, B. Mr. Gerald Sinclair, Milk River, Alta.................. Mrs. Teddy Wlnchcombe, Wlnnifred, Alta................... Mrs. M. P. Hardman, Elko, B. 29'600 Mlu Clara Cody, Fernie, B. C. Miss Ethel Falls, Burdett, Alta............................... Miss Anna Matheson, Grassy Lake, Alta........................ Miss Camilla CMpman, Magrath, 6'300 Mrs. Helen Hunter, Coalhurst, Miss Lela Lorensbury, High River, Alta...................... el'30D Mits Jessie G. Shcad, Pincher Creek, Alta.............. Miss Stella L. Agar, Sow Island, Alta......................... Miss Bessie HiMIs, Foremost, Alta....................-.......-: Mrs.-E. B. Holbrook, Travers, Mr. E. O. Merriman, Retlaw, Alta.............................. Miss Lillian !Harden, Etzikom, Miss Edna D. Chugg, Granum, Mrs. E. W.j Durning, Claresholm, Alta....................... Mr. A. J. Malcolm McPheters, Gen. Del., Lethbridge Mr. F. Barringham; Coleman, Alta........................... Miss B. A. Lyons, Nanton, Alta. Miss-Edna Thompson, Box 24, Wardner, B. Mlss: Louise Arnold, Carmangay, Alts........................ Miss Delia Drummond, Cranbrook, B. Mr J. J. 1601 3rd Ave. E., Vancouver, B. C............. Mrs. P. A. Hogenson, CarteT Faith, 'Alta.' Mrs.'Cora Douglas, .Nantnn, Alta............................. TO INSURE ACCURACY ALL VOTES ARE COUNTED ON A BURROUGHS' ADDING MACHINE. The Second Prize In The Contest Is a 5-Passenger Chevrolet Touring Car 1917 model, fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started. Cash value Purchased from and on exhibition at Baahm Motor Co., Ltd., Third Avenue South, Lethbridge. Second Payment Subscriptions If you have worked your territory thoroughly and do not knowv whore to turn to for subscriptions, why not. call on the sui rounding towns, or see the farmers in the rural districts? .Or, if'you are. not in a position to get out of town, why not try to: get second payments from the sub EWlbers who have given you short teim subscriptions' can gain many votes this way.Vor instance: Suppose Mr A gave you a six months' subscription the first week of tho Contest when the first vote schedule was hi force. You received 4 600 votes for this six months subscription. Now if you can get Mr. A to give you anothci sli months which would make up a full'-year's subscription sou will receive enough additional votes for the second payment of six months to bal incc up the votes for a full year during the period when the first imyment was made, or votes. If this fiist six months of Mr A s was a new subscription, you would receive 3000 In addition to "Or gave you one years subscription between the dates of Nov. 13th and 18th. You received lotes if it was ah old subscription.'Now. it lie glveji 5011 another foiir years to make up the full five years, yon would receh e tho dlffei ence between votes which was giver, for a' five jear subscription botweon the of Nov. 13th and ]8th, and the 11200 you hava aheady received or 128 800 votes. In figuring up the votes for second payments compute them on the schedule in force when the first pajment was turned into the Contest office. During vote offer, triple will be guen foi second 'payments also. After you have computed the number of votes allowed you for. the'second payment, multiply the numbei of votes by three ot 'this kind are to he marked Second Pay mpnt" on the' receipt stub, and on tho back of the stub jou must write when (he first payment was turned in, whether Mis original subacrtp tion was new or old; also the receipt numbei ot tho first payments The Prizes 1. 7-PasMnger Stude- baker Touring Csr, 1917 Model. 2. 5-Passenger -Chev- rblet Touring Car, 1917 Model. 3. Willis Upright Piano, mahogany finish. Purchased from Mr. H. C. C. Salmon, and on exhlbl. tlon at Sawden Bros. 4. 5175.00 Coblnet of .1835 Wal- lace .Bros. Silver. 120 pieces. Purchased from and on ex- i hibition at Wright's Jewel- ry Store. 5. Columbia Grapho- phone. 6. Cabinet of Silver, 65 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 7. 577.76 Fumed Oak Dinfng 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 Rodgers' 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 pieces. Pur- chased-from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 12. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 26 pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 10% commission to non-winners who work actively untii end and turn in over in subscription monsy. Tho prizes will be won by vote. The candidate having tho highest number of votes by mid- night, December 23rd, will ba given the drat prise, the 7-pas- senger Studebalrer, or In Cash by the Herald in the event they wish to sell the car. Tho candidate having the sec- ond highest number of votes on the above night be given the 2nd prize, and so on down through' the Hat of prizes. Six months One year Two years Information, Rules and Conditions of The Leth- bridge Herald's Prize Contest The last special offer of any kind in The Herald's Prize Contest is an- nounced in today's Herald, lie sure to read it carefully. It is as follows: The last vote.schedule which is in force between the dates of Dec. Htli up to and including Dec. 23rd at 9 p.m., will lie tripled and votes will be given in the following proportion-; for subscriptions secured during the last two weeks of the Contest: Price Voles 0.000 4.00 8.00 12.00 16.00 Five years 20.00 Kxtru votes for new business trip- led also. Triple votes will be given on sec- ond payments as sel 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 ot the contest. Full details of the time and place will be an nounced in The Herald when they have been decided upon. The Judge's Final 'Count will he public and can (Mates' and their friends may attend if they wish. Special Cash Offer Closes on Saturday Although the triple vole offer is for both this week and next, the spec- ial ?100 cash offer closes fl p. m.. Dec. 16th. this comill'r Saturday, and all Bulfecriptions that are to apply toward this special prize must be mailed in accordance with the rules set forth on page i. Tills special prize and ail triple votes secured while working for it., count toward regular prizes to be given at the close of the Contest. The winner of the special will be announced Thursday, Dec. 21st, in order'to allow us ample time to hear from all out of "town candidates. End of Race in Every IVIinute Count Just a few more days and you will know whether it will be you or some- one else who will, be the proud pos- sessor of the seven-passenger Stude- baker, or the Chevrolet, or one of the other prizes. WJiyi not .make a spe- cial effort fVjring> these.; last two weeks ana J liOft many rvotes you can gather together? No matter how many -votes you have, or how self-con- fident you may lie of your reserve vote force, remember that it will be far better to have- too many votes when the judges make the final count i than to fall a few thousand short, pver-coufideucb has lost many a race. Tu'e best advice anyone could give you at this stage of the race is to iiustje as you have never hustled he- fore-r-uo not stop .until the last min- ute of the Contest. It will be 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 yon 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 out ahead at this time. Everyone over the age'of 36. who is of good character, whether married or unmarried, old of young, is eligible compete in this Prize Contest. This j means men, women and children over 1 1C, are acceptable as candidates, Candidates cT2Sy nominate them- selves. Nominations must be accom- panied by the proper address of can- didates. No employee of The Lethbridga 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 made at any time during the Contest. Vote Coupons good for 25 votes 'will be published in The Herald which, when neatly cut out, name filled in and or mailed to (Hull Block) will count for' the amount thereon. Votes cannot be purchased. 'They must be secured by clipping them from The He.-ald or by securing sub- scriptions. The votes allowed on second, pay- ments -will be computed on the regular schedule prevailing when the first payment was turned into the Contest Department. All remittances must be accompan- ied by subscriber's name and address. All votes issued on subscriptions are good until the end of the Contest and will be police at the discretion of the candidate or subscriber. Votes are not transferable except under the following It a candidate wishes to withdraw from the Contest he or she may change her votes to a suitable substitute, but said substitute V new candi- date who has r.ot been before accepted in the Contest; A committee of well known, busi- ness men will be selected by The Her- ald to count tho votes and decide upon tho prize winners. The Judges' Final Count of votes will bo made in 'public and all can- didates and their friends may witness All Contest records will be open to the'inspection of the candidates the day after the judges' announcement of the 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. The list of candidates and the num- ber ot'votes polled will be published throughout the entire period of the Contest. V Active voting begins on Sill.'. j In case ot a tie, the prize will lie equally divided among those polling a tie vote The Lethbridge Herald reserves the right to alter the rules and regulations or any of the offers, anything in fact, except a reduction in the prize list, for the protection and the best interests of'the candidates and this newspaper. The Kef hhridge, Herald guarantees fair treatment to all contestants, and should an} question arise a decision of tlie management will be considered final anfi 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. t Candidates influencing or attempt- ing tp-influence any of the Judges .shall forfeit all .rights to either prize or commission. Any. candidate in the prize contest who has another person, .or persons, working in his or her behalf for v.'ages, commission or other considera- tion will be .disqualified as a prize competitor and dropped from the Con- test.; Any prize competitor who deliber- ately seeks to lessen competition by discouraging candidates and prospective candidates, or whose friends discourage other candidates The First Prize in the Contest is a 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car 19J7 fully equipped. Electrically iishieS anil started. Cash value o.v The Herald will give the winning candidate Cash, in the event they prefer cash to an automobile. Studebaker purchased from and on exhibition at The Studebaber Garage 322 (it'll Street South, Lelhbrldge. 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 one buffet. Purchased from and on exhibition ,.at Bawden. Bros_ The above is not an exact reproduction. and prospective candidates with the same object in view, will be disquali- fied anil dropped from the Contest A candidate is not required to be a regular subscriber or agent to The Herald to enter the competition. Persons who enter and take part in this Prize Content, therefore, bind j themselves to abide by the foregoing rules. Organizations cannot enter and com- note for the prizes. HOW TO GET .VOTES As it possible example ot what may lie accomplished, advantages of the opportunities offered under the liberal I offering vogue, we give the following: Three 1-year subscriptions at each i new) One. iyear subscription at 520.00 (old) Six li-nionth's extensions from sjx new li-month's subscriptions paid Nov. llth (2nd payment subscriptions at 52.00 each Three 4-year extensions from yearly subscriptions paid'Nov. 14th .2nd payment At ?10.00 each.......... One 2-year subscription (new) at Two 3-year extensions from 2-yearly subscriptiono paid Isov. 21st, (2nd payment subscriptions) at ?12.00 each One' 3-year'subscriptions (new) at 59.00................... Total by takins l-iple vote Votes .Uil.OOl) -1.1S9.200 S4.000 '385.001) iai.o'oo Make your supreme effort during these lasl. two weeks of the Contest. You w ill'be-surprised to see how rapidly the triple votes will conn'. up. All subscriptions you turn in by- 9 p.m. Saturday of tills woek count toward! the special 5100.00 Cash Prize. 10TH PRIZE having the tenth highest num- ber ot" votes by mid- night, Dec. 23rd, will be given a useful Kitchen Cabinet pur- chased from and mi ex- hibition at Bros. IN CASH WILL QE GIVEN TO THE CANDIDATE WHO TURNS IN.THE. MOST MONEY FOR SUBSCRIPTIONS THIS WEEK AND LAST WEEK. THE S.00.00 IS A .SPECiAL; PRiZE AND THE WINNER WILL NOT BE DISQUALIFIED FROM WINNING ONE OF THE .REGULAR PRIZES AT THE CLOSE OF CONTEST WINNER OF THE WILLIE ANNOUNCED THURSDAY. DFQEMBER 2ut. Address all com- munications to CONTEST HERALD Hull Block, Lethbridge AltavPhone ;