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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 9, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta JP^OE SIX THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9. 1918 e King Of The Rockies WTirn Ills Tjaci? broken by a lucXy ' AA/ or' unlucky shot the big nioun-trnln blUy of a section of lh� ' Itockles In the heiutwaters ot tb4 Kooteriay River, alts awaiting th .> .> Dr. Otto Kiolz, F,R.A.S., F.R.A. S.C;, of the Dominion observatory, Ottawa, has worked, out some very interesting and perhaps terrifying figures. on the population ot the earth, based on a work by G. H. Kalbbs, of Australia, in a recent volume "The Mathematical Theory ot Population." Mr. Knlbbs, taking fho yaars/lSOl to 1014, examines the annual rates ot Increa-se per 10,000 in different countries and arrives at certain data as follows: Lowest annual increase, 1804 to 1914, .001.'. average annual rate, .OOS64; annual increase" for 'ipYance, 190G to 1911, .OOlC; weighted average annual increase, 1016 (.0 1911, .001159. The world's population in 1914 was 1,694 mllUdn people. . , Taking these data Dr. Klotz says that as we can look back 2,000 years in history we can also look forward and. figure out Uiat 2,000 years hence, at the rate ot Increase In Prance, the world would have 2!i times its present population and at the greatest rate the population would be tea thousand. million times (the present population. Overcrowding World The next problem Dr. Klotz,deals with is how long before the earth win be crowded to the maximum pbsslbie the earth can support, allowing that two' acres can support one man. At the'lowest rate . the limit, would be reached In 1314 years, at the average rate 1232 years; at the French rate 229 years, and at the hfigheBt rate only 171 years. ' "These ligurea," says Dr. lilotz, "are simply alarming, showing at the present rate we are near the end of our tether." It we reduce the land allowance to one acre, it would only'deter the ievll day ot the la.st figure by 60 years and that ot the second by about 430 years." Ovar Earth'* Weight The doctor adds yet 'one more terrific figure. Projecting 16,000 years into the future and comparing the mass ot humans with the taaas � g WE WANT FURS Muskrats & Coyotes Open to pay fancy prices. LETHBRIDGE HIDE. PELT a FUR CO. Rear C.P.R. Telegraph Offices References: Standard Bank Offici Phone 799 Residence Phono 326 Dr.A.T.Spankie ' M.D., C. M. EYE, EAR, NOSE and THROAT SPECIALIST. ' Office rooms. 121-122 New.iP. Burns Building, Corner 8th Aye. r and 2ml St East Calgary. Office Phono M2848 Residence Phone M2077 ' interne and Ho:>86 Surgeon. Manhattan Eire, Ear, Nose and Throat Hoapital, New York City, 1911-1914. Specialist to Caloary School _ � Board 274-21 Tractor Repairs Wo specialize In reboring gas. tractor cylimlorB, and fitting oversize pistons and rings. We have In stock at present oversize pistons tor all popular makes of gas tractors, Ford Engines Rebored ' NIVEN BROS. 216 lat Ave. S. Phphe 1732 FARMJANDS jOf the Hudson's Bay Company , tnd Calgary and Edmonton Lanl Co. � , � �� CITY AND FARM MORTOACBS The H. M^6eth Agency voyod Important Information to heatl-quarters under hjuavy barrage. i Private T.,0. CInrko, brought in a newflold piocd untfpr heavy Oro after n guti had hewn knocked out by enemy fire. j Prtytite .T. Cracknel, after being wotinded and unable to uao a rifle, carried messages, coUeotoTl ammunition r.nd filled magazines. , Sergt.. C. A. Etvdle, personally accounted for 1.1 of the onomy. Sergt. W. J. Eldridgc, got BUpplloB ot aramuultlon through heavy bnrrngo to 'tliW front lino. .Private T. O. Fidgett. kept five ot his (ioinpanlqns at a post Wlien they showbd signs of wnyorlng, and ostab-Itshcd'advance pbsta. Sergt. J.;Fisher, when wounded beat off two counter attacks. Sergt. E. B, .Tohnston, tought all day In on attack and accounted by snlplpB alone for 14 of tho .enemy. .Corp. J. E. Jones, worked (tround tho flank of u machine gun, destroying it with bombs. . i j -i�v!^ Corp. Q. J. Lepage -when a gun broke down, opened firo on tlio enomy at a distance pf eight yards with rifles and grenades. Corp. A Mnckie, was blown down stairs when a shell burst at tho cn-IrancQ ot a dugout. He immediately assisted in digging out the buried men and insisted on returning to duty after proliminary trontnienti. Private C. McLood, when a Lewis gun was put out ot action, rescued a wounded man and then fetched a new gun, carrying on. Jiffy" 100^^ Sanitary Minute Churn Churns sweet or sour cream in from ono to fivfe minutes. Capacity two gallons cream to churning. No wood to rot -all glass.' A labor saving churn. A child can do the work-just fun for the boy, he will want you to chum every day. It is self (Cleaning. After testing leas than one-sixth ot ono per cenb, butter tat left In buttermilk. Pays tor itself in eftlcloncy. Kaustine & General Supply Company. Ltd. DISTRIBUTORS FOR,ALBERTA P. O. Box 190 Lethbrldge, Alberta Live Dealers Wanted in EveryTown. AUCTIONEERS We wish to announce that Peter LeValiey and L. I. Nicholson havo conaolidated their Interests as auctioneers and will conduct sales anywhere In the province. The best of workmanship and satisfaction guaranteed or no pay. . For sale dates, phone 1053 or ^05 Rural. Yours for buaineas, LeVALLEY AND NICHOLSON Auctioneers, . PROFESSIONAL CARDS OUNSMltHS GUNSMITHS & LOCKSMITHS-Gun barrels gtrnlghtoned, guns restocked, gun work done by a gunsmith, keys made, locks repaired, bicycles, typewriters, phonographs, any ligbt mBChlnory repnlrod, lawn mowers sharpened. D. B. MacdonaW, Indian Motorcycle Agent. Plione 1033, 413 4th Ave. S. piano,tuning G. H. CRIPPS. EXPERT TONER- Playor-Plano and Organ Repairer; �0 years' taotory experience. Honours Certificate M.T. Aasn., London. England. References to the loading musicians ot the city. PboM 1168 1263 6tli Ave. A. SouUl. pp.ivate hospitals PRIVATE HOSPITAL-MRS. VAN Uaarleiu'a . Private .Hospital and Matorplty Home. 1224 7th Aveau* South. Phono 746. THE CAVBLL HOSPITAL - FOR maternity cases and all sickncsa excepting contagious diaeaaea. Mra. S. Helwlg, 316 14th St. S. I'hone 739. EDUCATIONAL QARBUTT BUSINESS COLLEGE 411 8th St. South, Lethbrldg* Day and evening school. Sbortband, TypewritiiiSi Bookkoopini, and all Comnierclal Subjects, Office Phone 1319 Residence Phone Or Principal 1531. White lor Full Information. SHOE REPAIRINQ SHOE RKPAIRING-Phqne 1717 for your shoe repair*. Work done ^omptly. Orders called for and de-u'vercd. Frank Miles, 611 4th Ave. South. WELDING OXY-ACETYLENE WELDING - W. N. Kuth, corner lat Avenue and 10th Street. UNDERTAKING T. S. PBTTBRLY, LEADING FUNER-al director and llcenaed embalmer, motor or horse driven hearses. Parlors, oiiposite Court House. Office phon;. 561, riisidenco phoaa . I17S. Open day and night MacKAY & MacKAY-FUNERAL Directors and Practical Embslmera; office and roaidence. Motor and horse drawn equipment. S03 3rd Ave. j B.-Phono 1802. Always open, never closed. 3 Old Reliables Guardian Assurance Co. Norwich Union ,Flre Insurance Society. , Sun Life "Nothing Better in Insurance" A. LEVITT District Representative Stafford Block Lethbrldge ACCOUNTANTS' Phone 1619 P.O. Box 805 HENDERSON, REID AND PATERSON Chartered AccountaVits, Audits, Investigations, Etc. SPECfALTIES Municipal, Lumber, Mining, Manufacturing, Wholesale and Retail Accounting Acadia Building, Third Ave., S. Lethbrldge,. , iai:iiii-^'DPN�t iWARVEl'ERAN WHEN iroMAVE AS JPB to OR^ERi '1! FMeaae nalilty J. R. OLIVER BOARD OF TRADE OR J. F. RiTCHIE SECY VETa-*AN3' CLUD FARM PRODUCE FARM PRODUCTS LIMITED WHOLESALE HAY, POTATOES AND ALFALFA M:^AL. Inspectors at Coaldale, Lethbrldge, ' Raymond and Magrath. Whether you want to buy or sell we will mall ycu our Weakly MoT' ket Card on request 201 SHERLOCK BUILDING UethbrJdo* : ! : : Phone 777 W, .; cloyd, Mgr., Res. Phono 365 ivl. R. Hazell, Acct, Res. Phone 1753 DRESSMAKING DRESSMAKING-324 11th St. S. 45-6 'pEci)RATlNQ WELLINGTO;^ i BROS.-THE DEC orators, Paperjiangep and Painters Kalsomining, k General Decorating i end Sign Wming, Estimates given. Tho oldest (BStabllshed painters In Lethbrldgfi. Res. Phono 1472; ofUce phone l'/52..''Siorlock Bldg., Lethbrldge. Alia. W. EMERY, PAINTING. DECORAT-ing, Paper, Haprglng, Kaisomlnln.?, etc. Best materials only used for nil v.-ork. Estimates willingly given. 036 9th Street S. : Phone 338. WATER LOCA�rOR WATEJl LOCATED-1 CAN .LOCATE water for you. Charges reaaonable. T. L. Davles. Nobleford. 97.0 CHIMI^EY SWEEP FRANK.. THE ClUMNEY SWEEP will guarantee to do first claea work! Plione 114E, City iPolIce Office. 45-C D RAYING THE STAR TRANSFER GEO. WILLIAMS CIS Cth Street S. Phono 1872 COAL, C.O.D. LiQHT AND HEAVY HOUSE MOVING COAL, C. O. D. CITY CARTAGE CO. t VarfHldrn Bros.' i 406 Sthv St. 8. . Phone 438 DRAYING Of All Khiib WesternTransferCO. , Limileil C.ff(cet~t5. P, R. FraiQlil 6:>�d�  PHONES"" Offlce .......1161 atpbles ...... 1Q64 mt m......wVn-ppi-111 "-i-t-HMiB MEDICAL "DOCTOR OALBRAltir ai4 Third Avenue South Office hours.............\ 1-,'! p.m. .........7-8 p.in. Sundays................. 2-3 p.m. And by upp,olntinent. Telop^ono 125.'! Bus. CONNOil, MoNALLY & JAMIB-son-Oflico, 109 Shorlodk Block. Telephones: Office 319; Resideneo C19. Oftico hours: 11 to 13 a.m.: 1.30 to 3.80; 7 to 8 p.m.__ Dlt TAYLOR-Ear, \Bye, Nose and Throat; 116 Sherlock BldB- Office hours 10-12; 2-6; evenings by appointment Phonoa: OHlc* 341; Ro�, Idonce 598. OH. P. W. TULLBU, PrfVsiCIAN and Surgeon. Office Shoppard Block � opposite Starland Theatre, rooms 6 to 4. Ottica boura: 11 to 12 a.m.; 1.30 to 3,30 p.m. and 7 to 8.30 p.m. Phonos: Office 780; Regldenca 420, gth at 8., Phone 1494. _ DR. J. E. LpVBRlNG, Physlcaln and Surgeon. ^-Rny equipment Office and residence, 812 3rd Ave. aouth. Hours 11-12, :-o and 7-9. Telophonn day and night 1242. 29G-D Dlt. G. W. LEECH, M.D., CM., Physician and Surgeon. Office, Sherlock Block, Lethbrldge. Phone 389. Residence 1111 6th Avenue. Phone 1007. Office hours: H to 1".15; 1.'30 lo .7.00; 7 to 8; Sundays: 1.30 to 3.00. DOCTOR MARTIGNY-At Cnrdstou. , Physician and Surgeon. Accoiichour. Office In the Wood and Woolf Bloclc Phono Day and Night 135. Olllce also lu Cnrdston Pharmacy. Phone day 8. 36-6 _DENTAL____ Da M. J. GIBSON-DENTIST ORAD-uato of Royal College ot Dental Surgeons Toronto and holder ot a Dominion Dental Cortlticate. Ottica: rooms 6;0 Bryan Block. Phono 1071. DR. L. T. ALLEN-DENTIST. ^SUC-cesser to Drs. Courtlcti & Gllchrlat). Graduate of University of Maryland. Rooms 8-9 Macdonald Block. Phona 1166, LothbrJdge, Alto. DRa I. MARRS AND MARRS-DENT-lots. Successors to Drs. Stewart and McClure. Houra 9 to 5. Of^tce: Hig-Inbotham Bloclt Phone 374. DR. Ifl. o. SIMMONDS-DENTIST, member ot Royal College of Sur� geons. (Eng.) Licentiate Royal College of Physicians (London) L.D.S.. 1900. Hours 9-12; 1-6. Office C-8 Hlg-Inbotham Bloclc. Phono 1616. DK. T. V/. FO:t-DENTlST, ORADU-ato North Western Dental Unlvers-Ity, Chicago. Office phono 785; rei-Idcnco phone 753. Offices: Union Bank Building. 16S-0 CHIROPRACTORS SMITH & SMITH-HYRUM SMITH and June B. Smith.-If you ore sick and want to regain health, take spinifl adjustments and get weiL Office In residence, 903 7th Ave. S., opposite Model Bakery, houra i.'ia to 5, 7 to 9. Phona 1677. MUSIC MISS AILBBN M. JONES-Pianoforte Playing and Theory; supervision ot H. p. C. Sainton. One hundred per\ cent, ot pupils entered lor the ox-nmlnatlous ot tho Royal Academy and Royal College of Music, Lon-' don, En., last year were iuocesslul. Studio, 623 9th Street South. MRS. W. IL JOHNSON-TteA'OHBR of Piano, Harmony and Theory. Over ten years' teachin.'S experience. Studio fully equipped with blackboard, keyboard, scale ladder, mod-ulaUng board, etc. Studio 1226 5th Ave. A. South. DANCING MISS GLADYS ATTREE will recommence her dancing classes on Thursday' next, at the Y. M. C. A. Ball room, classical ^nd fancy dancing for children and adults. List ot classes: Every Thursday--Ballet and Fancy Dancing at 4.80; Boys and girls ot High School at 8 o'clock; adult ballroom dancaa at 0 o'clock. JSvery Friday-Dancing and Deportment tor girls and boys at 4.30; classical dancing and teoh-' nlquo tor adults at 8 o'clock. Private � leaaons by appointmont. Phone 1095. EYES TESTED J;M.HtliriEHSON.SI0HT,SPECIAUST Difficult Cases a Specialty Otficc ftt, Wi:iglit'?i Jewellery Store  Hour* 10 to 12 a.m. - -2 io'Sp.in. Tim CLEANING AND DYEINQ ~ � vaTTbt-WecIaOsW' Frencb\Dry, Cleaning. Our process eliminates danger of Injury to garments. Only the highest olaaa work turned out. No dyeing. Immedtata ateutlon Is glvop to country order*. J24 6th .Street South. Phone 1812. loo SAM-Cleaning, Pressing, Repairing and alterations well done at reaaonable prices. We call tor and deliver goods. 410 Otb Street South. Phone 634. 261-^30 lee WING,' the Tailor. CleaningT pressing and repairing. High class work at lowest prices. DsUvery free. 113 7th, St S. Phono \01�. 286-24 ELECTRICAL, ENGINEER n. b. mcIbUVba, assoo, a. l b. v., ' Electrical Engineer and ContraotW, snakea a apociaity of wiring country homes and Installing lighting plants. Connultattons on all kinds ot electrical work, 1264 4tb Ave. S. Phona 1888. 316-0 .EtECTRtCALm ) SUPPLIESc AND ALL KIND^ OP KtlC TRICAl. WORK; yv.lj. McKcDzie & Co. pwoNB esy , :71B 3cd Ayo. s.. 71 ;