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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 18, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX HE T-KniHlUDUK DAllYY muivrm i, rjlMWlHKU STRETCH This Is Hie last week Big Auto mobile Contest! Saturday night at midnight is the close. Who will win the elegant scveH-iiaNsengtu- (he fivc-passeiiKPh Chevrolet or the Willis Piano, or the Silver, Sets of runiitui-e and other pmes. Worth of Valuably Prizes Hanging In The Balance Awaiting Owners tinil spurt liny win the race for you. Make every minute count (hiring (his closing- week. It will Do too late to make up (or lost time when some one else has been declared the winner of the prize of your choice. We want you to win the prize you are after, that is the reason we are continually urging you to do your best. ________ List of Candidates and Standings Tlie list below are Uic candidates enrolled in th'c Herald's Con- (est and the number of votes thai have been cast in the BulioflSox fur each up to 9 o'clock this moriiiuy. Miss Vsra A. Ainlay. Lomond.- Al la..................... Miss Irene Benoit, Nobieford, Mr. C. E. Beynor. Magrath, Alte...................-........ Miss R. Breckenridge, Pinch'sr" Creek, Alta................... Mr. E. Fia, Staffordville, Alta.' Tpr. W. P. Frank. Alta. (Returned Soldier) Mr. Gwillim, Albion Ridge. Alta.................... Miss Kate Matkln, Cardston. Mrs. N. M. Piton, 205 Fifth Ave.S., Lethbrloje Mr. Finlay E. Ross, 519.Sixth St., Lethbridge Mies Oiive Smith, Barons, Alta............................. Mrs t-ou Thompson, Box K., Raymond, Alta................. Mi.s Fern Workmsn, Box 78. Macleod. Alta................ Miss Bessie Thomas, Brant, Alta. Miss Golda Backus. Taber, Alta. Mr, J.'J. Bellirsgutre, Taber, Alta. Miss Clara Diemert, Champion, Aita. Miss Mabel Tufteland, Taber, Alta Mrs. John Bullman.- Warner, Alta- Miss Maxwell, Burden, Alta frir. Ralph K. Cameron. Natal, B. C Mr. Gerald Sinclair, Milk River, Alta Mrs. Teddy Winchcombe. Wir.nifred, Alta. Mrs. M. P. Hardman, Elko, 3. C. Miss Clara Cody. Fernie. B.C. Miss Ethel Fails, Burdatt, 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, Bow Island. Alta. Miss Bessie Hillis, Foremost, Alta. Mrs. E. B. Holbrook, Travcrs, Alta Mr. E. O. Merriman, Retlaw, Alta. Miss Lillian Harden, Etzikom, Alta Miss Edna D. Chugg, Granum, Alta Mrs. E. W. Durnlng, Claresholm, Alt; Mr. A. J. Malcolm PticPheters, Gen. Del., Lethbridge Mr. F. Barringham, CSteman, Alta Miss B. A. Lyons, Wanton, Alts.'. Miss Edna Thompson, Box 24, .B. C. Miss Louise Canmangay, Alta. Miss Delia Drumrnond, Cranbrook, E. C Mr J. Dugan, 1601 3rd Ave. E., Vancouver, B. C. Mrs. P. A. Smith, Granting Alta. Mrs. B. .Hogenson, Stirling, Miss Bessie Carte, Faith, Alta. Mrs." Cora Douglas, Nanton, Alta. TO INSURE ACCURACY ALL VOTES ARE COUNTED BURROUGHS'ADDING MACHINE. 35.700 1.043.300 697.600 797.200 426.400 820.900 15.750 71.700 91.300 i3.400 132.800 515.23J 5.000 3 1 '00 860.500 ON A The Second Prize In The Contest Is a 5-Passenger Chevrolet Touring Car At midnight Saturday, The Herald's big automobile contest will come to a close, and all the votes and subscriptions held by the candi- dates must he sent in cast in the Ballot Uox for the .Imlses final count nf votes. FINAL COUNT WILL BE MADE IN PUBLIC The Judges will make ilu- timi! roinu oi" votes on the night of Thurs- day, December I'Sth, at rUo Contest Ofiice, HiocK. beginning at. _ p.m. The final count will be made, j public and all i-ainiutaips nml then- friends are ii'iviunl. Candidates who arc unable to in- tend may rest -assured Mint their in- terims will be just as carefully look- ed after as though they, were CLOSING RULES OF CONTEST The closing ruies of the contest will appear in tomorrow's issue. Be sun> to read the rules carefully. It iy to your interest to do so. VOTE SCHEDULE FOR CLOSING WEEK The vote schedule for the last week of the Contest is the same as iast It is as follows: Six months........ 52.00 9.000 One year'......... Two yar.rs........ Three years....... Four years Five years Extra votes for new business Eed also. Triple votes will be given on sec- ond payments as set forth elstwherc on this page. Questions Answered Q. Will out of town- candidates be allowed to work up to the last iniuute of the contest with city candidates, or must they begin sending in their results the middle of this -week so they will be in the Contest Office fvhen tlie contest closes? A. All candidates whether they live out of town or nji Lethbridge, will be to to the last minute of the contest. Watch for ilie_cjosin? rules which will appear in tomorrows issue "ftiH iufoimation tenet this question 1917 model, fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started Cash value Purchased from and on exhibition at Baalim Motor'Co., Ltd., third Avenue South, QC I Frienfls in other towns who woutd-ifise (jo assist me in seour ing -.auhscyiptiousl Can they do A "can, pro. .Jed -GU do not pay them" for their assistance. Se.e rules of" Coniest in back issues olf The Herald. I am unable to go on with the contest owing to sickness. I transfer my votes to a friend who is working' hard for one of the prizes? A. Votes cannot be transferred to inyone who is already a candidate. They inay be to a new candidate who will act as a substi- tute in your place. See rules of con- test in back issues of the Herald. :Q. Can I give some my friends a subscription to the Herald for a Christmas present i A- if you wish to. It should j make a very good present. Q. Who will act as judges at -the! final count? Can I suggest some A. The Judges will be chosen by j The Herald ilroia promiDent LetliJ bridge men. Tiieir names will be announced later on in. the Contest 1. 7-Passenoer Stude- baker Touring 1917 Model. 2. 5-Passenger Chev- rolet Touring Car, 1917 Model. 3. VViilis Upright Piano, mahogany finish. Purchased from Mr. H. C. Salmon, and on exhibi- tion at Ba'wden Bros. 3. 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 Rodgers' Silver, 55 piece. Purchased from and on dxhlbition at Wright'c. 7. Fumed Oak Dining Room Set, consisting of one 6 foot round pedestal one arm chair and 5 dining chairs, and one Buffet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawdsn Bros. 8. Cabinet of Silver, 60 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wrighffi, 9. 550.00 Cabinet of Rodgera' Silver, 48 pieces. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 10. S43.00 Kitchen Cabinet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 11. 'Cabinet of Commit ity Silver, 26 pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at'Xy'right's. 12. Cabinet of Commun- ity 26 pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 1Q% commission to non-winners untii end and turn in QVGP in subscription, monsy. The pyrizes? will be won by vote. Tlievcand.itltHe-1 having the highest, by mid- night, December "23rd, will be given the first prize, the 7-pas- senger Studebaker, or in Cash by the Herald in the event they wish to sell the car. candidate having the sec- ond highest number of votes pu the above night will be given the 2nd prize, and so on down through the list of prizes. Second Payment Subscriptions If you Lave'worked-your territory thoroughly and do not know wl PTP to turn .to for subscriptions, why not call da the surrounding towns, or eee the fanners in the rural districts? you are not in a position to get out not'try to get second payments from ,the sub- scribers who iiave given you short term subscriptions? You can gain many votes this way.'For instance: Suppose Mr. A. gave you a .six months' subscription the first week of tbe Contest >vhen the first vote schedule was in force. You received votes for this six months' subscription. Now M you.oan get Mr. A. to give you anotlve six n ontlis which would make up.V full'year's subscription, you will receive enough 'addHiossF votes for .the second payment of six .months to bal- ance up the votes for a full year period when, the first, payment was made, or 7.500 votes. If. tbis..firat six months of Vs was a new subscription, you would receive in addition to the Or suppose Mr. A. gave you one year's subscription between the dates' of Nov. 13th and 18th. You "received1 Votes H it was en'old subscription. Novr if he'gives you another four years to make up the full five years, you would receive the difference between votes, which, was given for a- five year subscription between the dates of Nov. 13th and ISth, and the U.200 you have already received or votes. In figuring np the votes for second payments compute them on the schedule in force when the first payment into the During the frmlp viM be given second After jou computed th? luimbpr of votes allowed you for tnr second pajment, multiplj the number of vjtes bv three. of this kind are to be marked "Second Pay- the receipt stub, and on the back of the stub you must write the first payment tinned in whrll.ti the original Mibscrip- tion was new or old, the receipt number of fie first Attention Candidates According to the rules of the contest, all personal checks sent in to cover- subscriptions arc to be marked "accept3d" by tbe bank on which' they are drawn. Candidates would confer a .great upon "'.the Contest Depart- Ment if .they ..would coinpJV with thTs'.rule...-ReadvtIie details of rife on the our-side of leceijt book coveis A WARNING From the "Rules of the Contest." To each and even' candidate''who works actively up to the close af the contest and does not one of the prizes, we will give 10 per cent, commission on all subscrip- tion money which "they have turned in, provided tlio amount turned in by said aetive candidates exceeds tlie sum of Have you turned in worth of. subscriptions? Better hurry or your chances for commission are slim. Are you working actively up to the close of the contest? Remem- ber the rule calls for both condi- tions be fulfilled. !f yoib have already turned in and doubt jour ability to be a prize winner, our best advice IB for you to keep on working actively to the close of -the contest, so that you will at least get your 10 pwr-eeiit. commission. HOW TO GET VOfES. As. -a example of what may lie accomplished tutting ot t'u opjiortumtie-, o feieil under the liberal triple vote in vogue, we give the" following: Three, 1-year subscriptions at each i new) .One" 5-year subscript ion at (old) Six extensions from six new tl-numtirs subscriptions llth (2nd payment .subscriptions at S-.w cadi Three 4-year extensions from yearly subscriptions paid Nov. HtH 2nd payment biibscripUons) At each One 2-year, subscription (new) at SS.OO Two 3-year extensions from 2-yearIy subwcrtiitiona paid Nov. 21st, (2nd payment subscriptions) !it eaen One Ij-year'subscriptions (new) at Total Make your supreme effort during These lust two weolre of the Contest. You will" he surprised to see how rajftdly votes will up. All subscriptions you turn in liy n p.m. Saturdiiy this week count toward the special Cash PHxe. tay.ooo The First Prize in the Contest is a 7-Passenger haker Touring Car 1017 fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started. Cash value or 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 Studebaker Ganige 322 Stli Street South, Lembridge. 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 exhibition1 at Bawden Bros.. The above is not an exact reproduction. A candidate is not required to be a regular '-subscriber or agent_to Tho Herald to enter the competition. Persons who enter and- take part in this Prize Contesi, therefore, bind themselves to abide by the foregoing rules. Organizations cannot enter and com- pete for the prizes. Address 'ill com- munications to IF th. by 9 ic Contest closed today, according to tlje votes polled for the candidates 9 this morning, the prizes would be awarded as -1st Seven Passenger Studebaker. ..Miss'Irene Benoit, Nobieford, Alta. votes 2iid S-Passengcr Chevrolet. JIvs. Lou Thompson, Raymond, votes .3rd WilliH Piano. Mrs. P. A. Smith, Granum, Alta. votes 4th Cabinet of Wallace Silver Miss Fern Workman, Macleod, Alta. votes 5th Columbia Graphophone. Mr. Alex. Gwillim, Albion Ritlge, Alta. 6th Cabinet of Rogers' Silver Mrs. B. Hogenson, Stirling; Alta................... votes 7th Fumed Oak Dining-Kooin Set. Miss Olive Smith, Barons, Alta. votes. Stli Cabinet of Kogprs' Silver .Mrs. John Bulraaii, Warner, Alta.............. votes Cabinet of Kpgers' Silver j Miss Kate Matkin, Cardston, Alta. 8183BO votes lOth Handy Kitchen Cabinet Miss Golda. .Backus, Taber, votes llth Prize--The Cabinet of Community 5 Miss Bessie Carle, Faith, votes 12th Cabinet of Comninnity Silver. Mr. B. Kia, Stafforrtvlle, The Contest close Uiitil December 23rd at 9 p.m. and there' may be many changes in the standings of candidates before that time. The candidate having llie tenth highest num- ber of votes by mid- night, Dec. 23rd, will be given a Useful Kitchen Cabinet p'tir- chased from and on ex- hibition at 'Bawden Bros. .Miss Irene, NoWeford'e popular'candidate who icads the lished list-today.. Alias Benoit has .a wide circle of friends in the Nobieford district., who are giving excellent assistance In her caoipaign for one of Tho Herald's prizes, an'i with theii continued support hei oliances o' being one of the 1 wmner- a' excellent. LETHBRIDGE HERALD Hull Block, Lethbridge Aita., Phone 646 ;