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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 14, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta LKTIIBHIDGE DAILY HERALD DRCEMnrcn Carnival One of the est Events Ever Staged by the capacity jMBO attended the Victory tfMllltal at the main at the tat and the ex trtYarant praite Wo tirr CVttt bo the ttic ufttor people of iinri on tin one of pventB staged in bridge for ntehta crowd numbered aronnd tho thotnmnd and ft A damIng crowd whidi never allowed the fun to let Up for a At there were more titan 200 rouplfs on the dancing which in excel lent jwndftloiii while IJio midway did a roaftog TinTlotary Club mucfc over manner in which tiro carnival been nrcppt ed by tlu ami result tiicy are potting forth special to make Mir last of the me of the One of will fcp a confetti serpentIne battle which Will in tho ballroom about 11 oclock tn wind up the per dtd business on theinidwHjIn H Tiie it kop spiunSng every Thi puddle whe out practi cal v but the Mock been and in nddi tiiin to the iioftiy and poodle people will Rivrn a to get large uuni of Ven sind expected to like They atr experts to bring nounth bacon besides givius everybody a chance to take lumie some of that hifhpricpd Dinty place fTOPR dry at nijtlit but up ttU he Wlto have a large stock of on K very body hag llbniblnir the Kaiser for two Tonight should finish The Three Kodfnes been badly Mat while tluliteslock attracting tlio attention of are tniattitig of foinf back to the tiie midway has n great and is ready to wind up the carnival in i blaze of i A number of lost articles have been found nnd arc being hold at HIP Bank of Monte carlo awaiting i They niny sei them The srand drawing Inst night went Jo the person with ticket As the jiflrty did not it may sccnvod by or TheprUe is Monti Carlo nr and i readymnde There will be another grand drawing I Though the stores are open to until ocloch it is expected hnt many o the merchants uul em ployees will take a last opportunity after that hour to visif the carnival and last nights attendance record will be badly This afternoon Santa Clans is visit inii the big carnival to entertain the i soldiers and this is in reality the main feature of the Nearly seven hundred kiddies are in i and they are bavin the j time of their lives as this iroes to I FAIRY SODA BISCUIT A iaHed different Irom anything yeuvt tMled A dainty morsel ler the unexpected 30 North West Biscuit LWITU Carters little Liver Pills You Cannot be A Remedy That Constipated and Happy Makes Life Worth Living bMM iXSA BARTERS PILLS ilftccs but wtt help noftt people Question Drawer On Civic Taxes SUPPLY ENOANGERO ity Has Found it ISecessary to Construct M Dam to Seen re of Lothbridge did not know yesterday how near they wino to suffering a serious shortage of drink ing The which has been dropping all yesterday reached the lowest elevation on record in the history of tlio and thn pumping plant men amldenly realized that If they did not take some action very the city would lose fs supply Commissioner Meecil biis7 OB tho nnd soon had pinna under way for the construction of a suitable gravel ufain which will liold sufficient water to ensure tho city supply even though the water might drop wtill The rivethas dwin dled to litttv more than a trickling but with the dam Meechs department is now construct ing there will be no further danger of the supply running 1 do not know tho exact elevation of the water present we are taking depths said Commis sioner the we are hastening construction on the never seen the water so The extremely mild winter with lack of moisture on the prairies and lack ol now in has made till streams very and in some We Buy and Sell Dominion and Provincial Bonds Municipal Public Utility and Industrial Bond Motrew Hodpm Andwn DOHIHIOM SECURITIES Vlcthwidtnt VkcPrnideni Sccrctftry Treasure Aist SeiTctvy Asst Trttturfr 2 H8AO OFFICE KING STREET EAST TORONTO MONTREAL BRANCH BulUIni Stule BJANCH AujtlrfTPrlirt A T trouble from which emerged from less and ternative of to hns just Hewitts or an al jail for two MacnoitI appeared for the putting up very strong hut without Wil liam Dominion eiiMoim col took in this vaso as the whisky was brought in over tho Northern from and there will bo sumo duty to The liquor will bo confiscated to tho as tho court told ono Shy lock some time Chiet AVolsby of the city police force overhauled I wo tongallon of the mime kind of goods while li j was beliiK iransferrud from auto1 mobllt to thi Queens Hotel ami John IVSH and he driver of tho Knml wero fined each and nnd the lltiuor is in awaiting further orders from the that Chiof drag also brought to tho city jail John Wask horn is and Whimster gave him a fine of for violation of the AntlIoaflng MILU BURNEB early Ilili morning reunited in the compleln destruction of tho jnill and dry kiln ol the shawinigan Lake 1nmbcr on the side of the The lossi will ho a heavy tho mill bad approximately fcol ot lumhcr liiiv Edwards was found shot through the at IK HioiiKht that ho committed sui He was an old liinor and went there from Cape lirutoti ad years SSR n Save That Tooth RATHER let us it for because aUhotigh we can supply you with per fect substitutes for all missing teeth we tell you now with all lioneity thai your own original teeth are af all tiuieB better than the best of And it will cost you less If you come to us before your teeth are so far gone dfecay that their remov al Js made You have to pluck up your courage to to our Dentistry At We Practise It It a Gentle Richards Nelson i High Grade American Dentistry PHONE 363 Ott 4 Doors from Lethbridge ALiERTA CALGARY EIGHTH AVENUE r EDMONTON CRI8TALL Do This Each You Wont Need Cascarete Great exercise Keeps Liver and Bowels Nothing like it Splendid But if you upon taking your rxercise in an easy chair you simply must a laxative The very best is Cabarets centi a They work while you The following questions have been to Uie city commissioners j regarding the new taxatiou schemes I and t IIP commissioners their answers below alont with the iiuesj tions t Qwhy is if iiocossary to make any changes whatever in the present plan of taxation which has been in force for four years approach to single tax has thrown a larger burden upon va cant lands than they can bear under prevailing and if vacant lansd are not a large per centage of themwill fall to the City at a Tax Sale which will eventually nar i row the assessment down to the prop lerty that can finally This will into a worse condition for i improved than if it stood a little more taxation from now 1 and thereby encourage vacant prop erty owners to hold on to their vacant the city council think it the proper procedure to initiate new forms of taxation such as the income j tax while 3T7 and J91S taxes I are outstanding and to collect which ilhere has been no determined effort determined effort is now be ing made to collect 191S taxes and these efforts will be maintained and such as are uncollectable by other means will finally be collected Tax Sale during 1 As to 191S and 1917 taxes such these as are outstanding are required i to meet obligations thatare not im mediate necessities and arrangements have beeu made to accept 10 of these per providing the cur rent taxes from 191S on are paid in i full This arrangement was rnaue witu a view to making it easy for holders of I certain property to hold on and in cidentally keep as much property as i possible on the taxable I the city obtain the right to j tax the incomes large corporations j operating in Lethbiidge and obtaining a large here i cities have tried and fail ed to get such We there fore have no encouragement along this the city any data from any other city in Canada whw the Income tax plan has and did it work out satisfactorily i cities are an in I come tax with fair results some Susk atchewan cities are also using this form of L A recent commission appointed the City of Winnipeg and c I with the respouslbllitj of looking in io the whole question of taxation at ter making exhaustive inquiries 1 eommundeil the income Kdiaonj receiVeil powers at the last ses1 j of tho to impoBC aft i 1 income The state of Wisconsin i including its cities has been no HUC cessful with the income tax that other j states lira about its I not the proposal to increase I the assessment on improvementsun1 fair to the citizen who ban endeavorI ed to build up the and does it give undue advantage to the and other largo owners of vacant I lots by relieving them of of the taxes they are now paying i proposed will be to decrease the ami tuiit of taxes on vacant The i idea is that it la belter to have thetf vacant lands pay their fair which will be all it is considered they i I should and can than to have i hum full to the city at tax sales and pay lite they will bti i HesKed required by tho Charter and ii the conteinplsted charges are and fair then the and oilier corporations will not uny undue An increment tax which is proposed will kewp the city sttfi In respect oCany possiljli advantage or otiier 1 lalght likt tiie Little Bow thr stream has dwindled away to almost CornuiiBsioner Meech does not anticipate any dauger of tho river here becoming low that a sufficient I supply for the citys entire needs be ing BIG SEIZURES BOOM PER Special to the lIsrail lias been u banner one for tho provincial ami city while the Dominion gov ernment will come in for a share of the proceeds of liquor captures made here within the lagt two or three i I The capture made at the Canadian j Dairy Companys premises above j town by Provincial Constable Me Xeill of five tengallon kegs of Bouri lion rot Maurice one j of tiie ownersof tho into deep GIN PILLS AND THE Ml SPANISH FLU Everybody knows that one of the most depressing nnd dangerous com plaints resulting from tho attack of Spanish Influenza weakened kid Hundreds of persons are now suffer ing worry and annoyance from Kidney disorders because tlioy failed to remedy tlie detrimental effects left by the But there are other people who are not are the people who used Gin Pills nuil restored thoir kid neys to facie proper state of health Prom all parts of the country letters in large numbers are coining in to us stating that Gin Pills have proven just the They strength ened the weakened kidneys and ban ishcil annoyance and Gin Pills have always been accepted as the universal remedy for Kidney or Bladder they make good the best remedy for after the Flu Tf yon have suftVrel from the Flu1 try Giu Pills and safeguard yciwself against the possibilities of more seri ous kidney Candy for Christmas At Christmas the sweet tooth calls for Young and old alike favor it as a holiday make no mistake in choosing From good old fashioned home made taffy to the de luxe holiday were prepared to meet the demands of Our assortment this year is very large and Var ied and its all good We make the home made varieties and carry a number of the lead ing lines of bon Watch for the Big Extra Specials Two Days Before Christmas i On Monday and 23rd and we are going to haw a special announcement to The Alexandra Confectionery m II BUILDING Gin tfaa The National Btug CLemnal pt 2tl Nothing else works fermenuuimuu poisnu tad bowels like AVhcn II Breach Complexion Stomach jui kt Wake up inorning lookiiig ir griM or Ciusc no incoiivmicucel d or Maniloba Rovernmoii this jirovinct s total area in wheat 1 year Willgo ed on crop Now that the Tlu Is Over What about havinf your rooms disinfected and repaoered by us We have a new stock of Wallpapers at remarkably low with Cutout in the very latest WELLINGTON bHEHUOCK BUILDING THE DECORATORS ;