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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 15, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta f 1 J' i it p^nf. SIX /HE LETHBRIDGE DAli.t riEPAi-D f RIDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1018 pember Pension Board � Explains Pension System .Returned soUIlera, rcUitives of soldiers lb tliQ Canadian army and o( men who hove fallen In the tight for freedom'and others tnteresied tn the men �Who hdvo gone fmm this district have B much clearer ccmcoption of the IDo-mlb.'on Paiiaions h'anch than they had lirlor to last night -when Major Buchanan, representing fllio riiiiiartmcnt ad-,dressed a large meEting at the G. W. V. club. There was wide interest displayed In the Important suuject dealt with by the major wlio dealt with the matter of pensions .'jora all aides, Btart,lng with the personnel of the commission and de.ilini; with all phases, especially the changes in pensions and the plan to be followed to have grievances remedied. After the meeting Mrljor Buclianan dealt wth eight or ten special grievances which were brou jht to his attention by relatives in I.othbridge. states she met her husband in nccom-bor, ISIO, and thoy wore married in lin2, and It looks as though pension .would have to bo paid to-the Ottawa widow. However, on further investigation a letter is Intercepted from Clove, Knilway letterhead, trade, apply to the Vocational Training Officer of the M.H.C, and ho will have your case reviewed and If accepted you will be placed on n rate of pay which Is equal to your mllitn.ry pay, with allownnucs for your wifo and children, If married. U you hav'o started a course while convalescing, after discharge you Nvlll be continued on vocational training pay and your course contInue ? ? ? ? ? � � * teres; tically livered by Major Buchanan: it s^o did not get *ho pension. We Powers of ihe Eward presume some girl has lost her Job, Jtk erroneous idea Is pirevalent that, tor no pension was paid. the powers of the Board, of Pension Commissioners are legislative. Such is not the case. Their pow'ers are only administrative. The . Gov ernment of Canada by Order In Council or by an Act fjses the rate of pens Ion and It is the duty of the Board of P cnslon Commissioners to administer these pens-Ions. Tho Boanl has no power to make any deductions therefrom or additions thereto, should it so desire. Definition of Pens'fon Pension means a debt to replace a deiiendency due to service. It a man has lost his left arm he has lost a part of his dependency, th Dll. G. W. LEECH, MJJ., C.M.. i'hysl-Blan and Surgeon. Office, Sherlbck Block, Lethoriago. Phono 389. Residence 1111 6th Avenue, Phone 1007. Office hours: 11 to'1",16; 1.30 to 3.00; 7 to 8; Siimlaya: 1,30 to 3.00. DOCTOR MARTIGNY-At, Cardaton. Physician and Surgeon. Accouchour. Office In tho tVood and Woolt Block. Phono Day and Night 135, Olllce also In Gardston Pharmacy, Phone day 3. 36-8 FARM PRODUCTS LIMITED WHOLESALE HAY, POTATOES AND ALFALFA MQAL. Inspectors at Coaldale, Lethbrldge, Raymond and Magrath. Whether you want to buy or sell we will mall ycu our Weekly Mar ket Card on request. 201 SHERLOCK BUILDINQ Lethbrldoj : : ! : Phona 777 W. J cloyo. Mgr., Res. Phon� 365 M. R. Hazell, Ac(�, Res. Phona 1753 ___DINTAL DR. m. j. GIBSON-DEi4TIST ORAIV uate or Royal College of Dental Sar Macdonald Block. 'iPbone 1165, Lethbrldge, Alta. DRS, MARRS ANU HARrIS-DBN'f" lets. Succesaora to Dra, Stawar! and McClure. Hour* � to 6, Otnce: Hlg* Inbotham Block. Phone 874. � DR. W. ~a 8IMMON0S-UBNTiSf, member of Royal College of Sttf geons,. (Eng.) Licentiate Royal College ot Physicians (London) L.D-S., 19C0, Hours 9-12; 1-5, Office C'S Uig-inbotham Block. Phone 1416. UK, T. W, EOX-DENTIST, OKADU-ate North Western Dental University, Chicago. Office phone 786; ree-idonco phono 7S2. Offlcea: Union Bank Building. 1680 BAKERY KIRKBY & CO. HIGH-CLASS BAK-ory, for pastry that you can depend upon being made on home-made principles. Klrkby & Co., ,606 3rd Ave. S. Phono 1027. OECORAThNQ WELLINGTON BROS.-THE DEC orator's, Paporhangera and Painters Kalsominlng, General Decoratlne and Sign Writing. Estimates given. The oldest established painters In Lethbrldge. Res, Phone 1472; offJco phone l'i52, Sherlock lildg., Leth-bridge,'Alto. W. EMERY, PAINTING, DECORAT-Ing, Paper Hanging, Kalsominlng, etc. Best materials only used for all work. Estimates willingly given. 936 9th Street S; l^hono 338. PAINTING AND PAPERHANGING - We are competent to do all kinds ot painting from outside work to finest ' decorating.' We specialize on country school and churches. Lowest estimates, l^argest stock of wall paper In city. Watch for yellow au tomoblle. W, R. Bj-own, 313 Cth Ave, A. S. Phone 720, In Lethbrldge 20 years. WATER AOCATOn WATER LOCATED-1 CAN .LOCATR water for you. Charges reasonable T, L. Dcvles. Nobleford. 97-0 CHIROPRACTORS SMITH & SMITH-HYRUM SMITH and'Juho B.- Smlth,-r-lt yoii are.alck. and want to regain health, take spinal adjustments and get. well Office in residence, 903 7th Ave, 8.. opposite Model Bakery, houra �.30 to 5, 7 to 9. Phone 1677, MUSIC MISS AILEEN M, JONKS-Pianoforte Playing and Theory; supervlalon of H. C. C. Salmon. One hundred per cent, of pupUa entered for the ei-aminatlona ot the .Royal Academy and Royal College of Muiic. London, Bn., laat year were taocesifuL etudio, 623 9th-:'Street South. MRS. W. U. JOHNSON-TBACHBH 01 Piano, Harmony and Theory. Over ten yeara' t4achlna eiperlonca. Studio fully equipped with blackboard, keyboard, acaie ladder, mod-ulaUng board, etc. Studio 1.226 Bth Ave. A. South, DANCING MISS GLADYS ATTRBE holda daises tor dancing at the Y. M. C. A. every Thursday and Friday. Adult ballroom class Friday at 8 o'clock; Adult classical dancing and physical culture Thursday next at 7.30. Chll-dr.en Thursday and Friday afternoons. Private les'aons by appointment. Phone iC95,. , $1,234.00 Under the old scale he -vN-ould receive $940.00 per annum. ' Widow's Pension Tho widow's pension has boon Increased from $32.00 per month to $40.00 and the widowed mother's from $24.00 to $40.00 per month. Wo also pension stepmothers, grandmothers, aunts, foster mothers, where dependency Is shown; also a woman who lived with a man as hla wife but vas unmarried is pensioned as a widow. IlleBltlmnle children, " orphans and motherless children of a doceaso\;! soldier receive $18,00 per month until j the boys uralG years of ({.ge and the jglrls 17 years'of age, unless they are mentally or physically \dlsablQd, when pension may , be,tContinued until- they are twenty-one years of'ago. Provision ^ Kaolin Sor: the. supplying AUCTIONEERS We wish to announce that. Peter LeValley andlL.I, Nicholson have consolidated their In-terosts as auctioneers and will conduct sales anywhere In the province. Tho best �workmanship and satlstacUott' guaranteed or no pay. For sale dates, phone 1053 or 205 Rural. Yours for' buslnoajB, LeVALLEY AND NICHOLSON Auetlonaera., ACCOUNTANTS Phone 1619 P,0. Box 805 HENDERSON, REID AND PATER80N Chartered Accountants, , Audits, Investigations, Etc. SPECIALTIES Municipal, Lumber, Mining, Manufacturing, Wholeaalo .and Retail Accounting Acadia Building, Third Ave,, 8. Lethbrldge Dr.A.T.Spankie M,0, CM. EYE, EAR, NOSE AND THROAT SPEQIAI.I&T. Office rooms, 121-.i22 New P. Burns Building, Coi'ner: Stb Ave, �nd 2nd St. East, Oalgary. Office Phone M2848: Residence >Phooe M2071 Interne and Ho.u Manhattan Eye;; Ea Throat Mpspltal,' N� 1911.-1914,  � -' 1 Specialist to C4lfl Board Surgeon, r,SNo�e "ana '274'l� DRAYING O! AU Kiiiils WcsternTransferCo. Limited �frice~C, P. R, Freight %\yti PHONES Offit* .....;..... 1161 etablea ........ 10(4 DRAYING , THE STAR TRANSFER GEO. WILLIAMS 018 6tb Street S, : Phone 1072 COAL, CO.D. LIGHT AND HEAVY NOUSEv MOVING COAL, C, O. D. CITY CARTAGE CO. Van Horn Bros. 406 Sth St. 8. Phone 438 FDR GET WARVETERAN WHEN YOU HAVE A JOB TD OFFER IT Please nohfy J. R. OUVER BOARD OF TRADE J.F^ RITCHIE SECY VETERANS' CLUI EYES TESTED J.M HEMOCRSON 5I0MI SPfLIAllSr Difficult C.^s turned ouL No dy^taig, IinmedUto atentlon la glren to eountry ordert. 884