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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - February 18, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta �ITS''.'. ' MONDAY, FEBRUARY IK, 1018 Sr. THE LLTrfBKlDGE DAILY HERALD pact, stcven OOL EXPERT HAS SERIES LECTURES !W. T. Ritch Gave Much Valu- able Information to Sheepmen Here ) That there is no reason why there hould not be established In Canada mi international wool market that will draw manufacturers*' buyers from all parts of the world was the opinion 1 expressed at the closing session of � Mr. W. T. Hitch's lectures to the wool growers of Southern Alberta on Saturday afternoon. Mr. Ritch stated that ; when he came to Canada lie did not I know of the scheme whioh had been � put forward by the Dominion Uvcv �tock branch for the nationalization of. j the selling end of the wool industry. Me was not in Canada to put any ob-' static in the way. He hoped it would be a success; in fact he hoped that out, of it would grow something larger than Mhe promoters at first expected. There ) was no reason lie said, why It should jnot be the basis Cor the formation ul' 'an international market in Canada on rhe same Hues as the international 'markets In New Zealand and Australia where ,buyers from the wide worId come to attend the daily sales in the various cities. Mr. Ritch stated that a start had been made in the United States. On January Hrd and again on Jaunary 23rd of this month, sales conducted along the lines or the Brisbane and Melbourne sales were conducted in Boston, As yet only one auction brokerage concern had been created in the United States but he hoped to see the time soon when there would be five or six. That would insure competition In handling the auction business, and would protect both the growers and the international buyers. Mr. Ritch declared that If he saw the *vool auction sale, as conduct change made' the recent Boston sales possible. Thoughtful Addresses Mr. Ultch's addroHHes were very carefully thought, out, and carried the local growers along with him from the lamb to the sale oE the finished wool product. lie showed how to ', cull lambs to keep l.ho best wool producers, lie snowed how to cross breed to got the beet, dual purpose animals for the range and for wool and mutton at the sumo time. lie dealt with the care ami handling of wool, and explained the latest up-to-date machine shearing plants in Australia, some of which are now being erected In the intcrmounfain states, and he showed exactly how the wool Ih shorn in them, classed and put up so that buyers front the world over will come ami buy them instead of leaving the growers at the mercy of the middlemen who buy the old Boston wayl The fleeces are carefully handled m the new shearing sheda. Thfy are skirted and rolled. The tags and pieces are carefully handled and selected, being placed in the various bales to which they belong, and no fleeces are tied with string as is the way in Canada at present. When the fleece comes from the sheep's back it is thrown on a large table in such a way as to open it up to the air and allow the dust to shake out, thus reducing the shrinkage. It is ftkjrted and the pieces picked out, and then the fleece is folded and roiled, but not tied. It is then passed on to the wool classer who I Continued fkom Fi:ont Vaumi \ as an enemy of (he Russian poople. Kit-mante is ordered to hand over the "murderers of Hussion aoldiera ami sailors." . A Hnssiaij government wireless communication reef-ivod here tonight contains the follnwlng concerning the ultimatum: "The Rumanian general stuff delegates, Col. Hodalescue and Cavere. arrived 'armistice, ending though much has been done wo have unknown worlds to conquer yet and from the hoights attained, run ionk like "Stout Cortoz, wh'ei with engie I eyes he stared at the Pacifu:." In our life today Johiik would find it hard to fill a place. Could lie fill the position of manager of a ini:;i or head of a targe business? Onlv in the home of the simple worker who doi-s not oppress his fellow man rntiM He find a place, or in the other .-impie walks of life. Let uk think always of llim in every phase of life, "That in things He may have pre-eminence." Mra, McKlnney's Address .Mrs. McKinnoy. M.K.A . of Clares-j holm, was another speak-T m the day. 'In the morning Mrs. McKiuimy was at he f i p t in ' the Baptist church, in the nitenioon it captain ^ JjUttor I)uy saints' imping house, here um proponed an aml , Jl0 fiVGnlng BU(. k(1 at lhf; * at u o clock m the , CMnitRa ,.hl|rch> At flU I)f tho ah()%(. TX"*ot*^y "l:.}?T^I meetings a splendid turnout greeted (oowxivhkd fkom front VaGB.) the type of men Clued to bend' government. According to th f,r 'vhrow to bowstring any distinguished soldier nr RED (.U'AIIDS STILL HOLD THE CAPITAL Stockholm, I'V-b. \y-.- Telcnrauhie i:ou\n)nn}catif>}i with Russia was re-�:stablfsh*id todnv after i..n davy* in-tevru])'iti dun to the destnictinn of no; ! [),(' eaVde station at Nystad. Finland, in j [,y retiring' White Guards. Nystud is still in the hands of the Red i.iuurd but the cable company has been allowed to make repairs. There is still no communication with Ticlsingfors. � I'lo]!' 1 nii- Own ''VinT'Hpnii(i(*nti Orion. Keh. ir;.~-Tho officials of Uiear Tenders for the moving of tin building-? aj-e now out. A lantern befuj-e will be held in th1 Orion church on Friday evening, tin -L'nd. An 'Xt'-usive number of slidci will be shown. T-\vo subjects will 1m thrown 1 j ji the screen, "Customs at tin (iine of ''hris!" and scones of "Tin Rocky Mountains." A few selection., will be rendered bv local talent, -- � >* were made by Mrs. McKiuney. one, of bsallor who dares to cross his arbitrary which was that the infant mort aiity (will. rate is higher in this cbt per capita James W. Lowthor. Ihe speaker of than any city West, of Winnipeg and even the great eastern centres. Tin; indirect cause of this, declared the speaker, is the liquor traffic, which still plys Its disgraceful trade and js allowed to. If wo would gel to the the house of commons, and Gen. Jan Smuts are mentioned by the Post !1 t; A On TUESDA Gen. St. Chorbateheff; second, the ; rea, rooi of the evll_ W(. u(lllid inRll|.p immediate return of ail property iak- | j(S eradication UGTION en by Rumanian authorities belonging to Russia on Hessarabian territory; classifies it according to its spinning t,lh.(Jt ()lf( m,0pi>osed transit of Rus- count and it is then laid loosely into a bin where it. remains for a couple of hours before being haled. To this way the fleece is properly aired so thai when it is compressed it does not become a soggy heap, but as soon as the bale is released it immediat ely rebounds into its normal shape. This is what the manufacturer wants as the fibres are then in good shape. The wool Is then loaded on the cars ami sent to the auction brokers where it is stored, the sample bales being taken out and sent to the sample room mo that all buyers may examine it and iet a price on it. Then when it is put up at public auction the buyers know just what they are buying and bidding is much more likely to he brisk than in the present Canadian and American way of sealed bids from the middlemen. Mr. Ritch has no doubt-the Australian system will he introduced Jnt> Canada as it is now introduced into sian troops through Rumanian and Ressarabian territories; fourth, Hie ! extradition of General St. Cherhat-j cheff, and fifth, the extradition of thej authors of the murder of Comrade Aosehale and other Russian somiers and sailors. "We consider it our revolutionary duty to declare that we are lighting against the Rumanian government and not the Rumanian workmen, peasants and soldiers, whom we offer to support to depose the Rumanian government of hourgeoise and landlords." The document is signed by Rakov-sky, president, and other members of the High Collegium for the struggle again>:t*U)e Rumanian and Hessarabian counter-revolution. :Mrs. McKinney also deuu v.-hp. l.ho groat social evil and ourlmnd briefly her plan tor getting rid of it.. OH. BLAND SPEAKS TONIGHT. Small Pill Small Dose Sniftll Price v NEXT, FEB. 19th 10.30 A.M. Carters 1 IITTU JIVER On the Premises, 704 Sixth Avenue S. fid in Australia, firmly established in j the States, and an international marine United States before he. is compell-j ket will result. This will create a ed to return to Australia, he will feci j better market and the sheep industry that he has done a great deal for the in Canada will grow to the proportions industry on the North American con- which the size of the country would tinent He explained every detail of- demand. Mr. Hitch's whole course jf the public auction sale as they have lectures was practical to a degree and it south of the equator. They were � a groat benefit to every flockmuster possible because they drew buyers j who heard him. lie leaves today "or from every country that imports wool, [Salt Lake City, even North America. They were possible because the growers have their wool classed and packed in the international basis. Kach buyer knows by the examination of a sample bale of wool'just exactly what he is buying. There are no sealed bids. lOverything is as public as possible. In fact there cannot be a sale unless there is in the wool exchange at the time a disinterested public. In order for Canada and theTUnJtert States tpfpllow this lead, the old Boston wool grades will have to he abandoned and the international terms and methods of pack-! ing used. These terms and methods ' are n ot being used by the growers in the intermountain states, through the course of instruction of Mr. Ritch, aided by shearers and classers from Australia who have come over for the purpose since the war started. This njKi> from Front Faor) r Appointed To Direct the New Co-Operative Company Recently Formed EAT BIG MEALS! ^PAPE'S DIAt'ePSl.N" IS QUICKEST, SUREST STOMACH RELIEF KNOWN-TRY IT! 1, Time it! Pape's Dlapepsin will di-XMt anything you eat and overcome a sour, gassy or out-of-orCsr stomach nurely within five minutes. If yoar meals don't fit comfortably, or what you eat lies like a lump of lead in your stomach, or if you hava heartburn, that ie a sign of indigestion. Get from your pharmacist a fifty-tent case of Pape's Diapepsin and take a 4o�e just at soon as you can. There will be no aour risings, no belching of undigested food mixed with acid, no utomach gas or heartburn, fullness or heavy feeling in the stomach, nan-*ea. debilitating headaches, dizziness r intestinal griping. This will all go, end, besides, there will be 90 sour ifood left over In the stomach to poison jyour breath Vtth nauseous odors. ; Pape's Diapepsin is a certain cure for out-of order stomach a because it kakes hold of jour food and digests it just the tame as If your stomach [wasn't there. ; belief In live minutes from all stom [aeh misery is waiting for you at any drug store. i 'These Urge fifty-cent cases contain (enough "Papte's Diapepsin" to keep [the entire family free from stomach Disorders and indigestion for many soonthi. U belongs in your home.-* ^Advertisement Toronto, Feb. 16.-T. Reg. Arkell, chief of the sheep and goat division of the Dominion live stock branch, has been appointed general manager of the newly formed Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers' Limited. He will retain his position with "the department, and will be loaYied by Die' government for a year, in order that the new company may have the benefit 0/ his services in getting started. Mr. lAikell has been a leader in sheep and wool work in Canada, and also in the United States. He is a graduate of the Ontario Agricultural College, and for some time was professor of animal husbandry at the New Hampshire Agricultural College. He has been responsible for most of the reform work in connection with the marketing of wool, and also has taken a leading .part in the development of better breeding animals. The idea of a national co-operative company grow out of the work \rkell had done in southern Alber-tnd the recent conference at Toronto was made possible through his efforts. His appointment will be popu-1 lar with every sheepman in Canada, and especially so with the range men, who have benefitted to a greater extent from the work of the live stock branch. Mr. Arkell is a cousin of the newly appointed live stock commissioner, IT. S. Arkell. Mr. ; tfl, a UKRAINIANS HERE DENOUNCE TREATY Winnipeg, Feb. 17. - Speaking through a mass meeting held here tonight under the auspices of the Ukrainian Social Democratic party of Canada, the quarter million Ukrainian citizens of Canada denounced the separate peace treaty enfered into by the Ukraine with the. central powers, declaring that the delegates thus engaged did not represent the true feeling of the Ukraine nation, which was that the war should be carried on until a peace on the lines of world democracy is established. UCTION A AT THE IETHBRIDGE SALE AND FEED BARN THURSDAY. FEB. 21st AT ONE P,M. SHARP 26 Head Mares Geldings From to 7 years old, from 1,000 to 1,500 lbs. in weight. 20 Head COWS 3 to 0 years old, are supposed to be in calf. , TERMS CASH J. A. SMITH, AUCTIONEER, PHONE 1552. steadily worse In the past 2* years while the church has hardly raised its voice. It has failed to solve the problem of labor and capital. Dr. Bland declared that uneducated labor, fighting for its existence had been left to fight and solve its own problems without ihe aid of the church. The most Christian thing in tho past 100 year::, he said, hud been ihe labor movement-greater than the missionary movement. Tho church iias also failed because } unconsciously it has become subser-; vient to men of wealth, so that the \ poor feel that they have not 'he, same j standing in church matters,, ; Nevertheless tho church has done, and is doing great things. I3�t the conceptions of the past must, not be the conceptions of the future. The church instead of continuing along the lines of individualism and inw.-irduin, making the saving of souls for heaven its great aim, must turn elsewhere and take up the wider service for mankind. The individual foot bos advanced as far as it can go. The church must now bring forward tho other foot and straighten up the social disorder all round us. Then you'll find that Christianity hasn't plnyed out. At United Church At tho United Church Rev. A. D. Archibald spoke along similar lines, using charts as did the others to show the work had been already accomplish-; ed by the league, and the work that was to be done. He spoke of the results of the prohibition legislation, and emphasized during his address the necessity for child conservation and child welfare, upon which topic he dwelt strongly. Dr. Stand at Knox Church Sunday morning Dr. Bland preached a powerful sermon at Knox church from the text Colossians 1:18, "And he ! is ihe head of the church: who is the beginning, the first-born from the dead; that in all things he might have pyp-eininence." The speaker drew attention to the wonders of the 19th century. This time in which we are living is the summit of all the past ages. "The wonderful century." Its gifts to humanity are many-inventions for the progress of business, evolution democracy, and many social reforms, but j the greatest gift is the re-discovery of4 Jesus Christ. Inspired men of this century have showed him to us in a new light as the man Christ ."lesus. Some of these great preachers and writers wore Beecher, Charles Kings-ley and Phillips Brooks. Whittier tells of Kingsley, saying to him, "I cannot live without the man Christ Jesus. Whittier had been brought up in the old orthodox way and was at first shocked. He imagiuod that Kingsley would have said, "I cannot live without the theory of the atonement, but latefc1 the old poet, writes, "Kingsley's words came back to me and I realized their truth and that he was right. The Bible is being studied as never before and free criticism has helped to raise it higher than ever. We seldom now seethe old ranting athlest- a product ofia narrow intolerant religion of.criticism and pride. The theology is not as vital as Christ and we think of the dear old stupid monk in the pure early days of .'the church who could only learn; "I love tho Lord, 1 trust the Lord, I hope the Lord to see." The church is purer and better than ever before. In tho 2nd century communicants often went to the Lord's table drunk. Later on, Christians hanged, burned and persecuted those they considered heretics. Tho old missionarietb thougb not lacking in courage %ad devoiieo, did not have the wonderful loving methods eC our day. Our religion is getting to be more that of love, more of the Christlike character. As .lesus is given ihe pre-eminence so the church is raised, but Ucv. Dr. S. G. Bland will giv* an ad-dreHS at Wesley church tonight on "Canada at the Cross Koads " under the auspices of Wesley Fraternity. Pr. Ulnud is out' of the uhl"?t men in the west, He has advanced views on many (uestions. He is a strike | out. from the shoulder at existing evils and call for a radical change in our attitude toward the country's, problems. Those who heard Or. Bland on Sunday will undoubtedly be anxious ! to hear him again tonight. for CONSTIPATION have stood the test of time. Purely vegetable. Wonderfully quick to banish biliousness, headache, indigestion and to clear up a bad complexion. Genuine bear* ientture FRANK WADD INGTON IS FAVORED WITH INSTRUCTIONS FROM MISS SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION AND WITHOUT QUANTITY OF HOUSEHOLD PHILLIPS TO RESERVE A PALE FACES Generally indicate a tack of Iron in tbe Blood Carter's Iron Pills Will help thin condition And effects including: Solid oak dining table; set oak dining chairs; handsome quarter cut oak china cabinet; oak occasional table; handsome Axminster ittg; 5-piece parlor suite in solid walnut; set bookshelves; solid oak hall stand; small size roll top desk; oak hall chair; morris chair; rockers; oak chiffonier; wicker easy chairs; oak dressers and stands; 4 foot institution beds; 5 Oater-moor mattresses in new condition; bedroom carpets; quantity BED LINEN; pictures; books: silverware; dishes; refrigerators; range fitted with gas burner; kitchen table; garden hose; kitchen sundries, etc. SALE AT 10.30 TUESDAY MORNING PUNCTUALLY TERMS CASH AUCTIONEER'S PHONE: OFFICE, 770 RESIDENCE, 469 A N0THER LIST Did you Reductions ? No wonder our First mm 7 t ,fe H a*' Sacrifice Sale such V V \ Men's Dress Shoes Men's Neolin Soles, black. Regular $8,50, for...............$6.50 Men's Leather Calf Shoes, black. Regular $7.50, for................$6.00 Men's Vaci Kid Shoes, plain toes, black. Regular $6.50, for.........$5.00 Men's All Leather Shoes, blaek. Regular $5.00, for................$3.75 Men's Solid Leather Work Boots. Regular $7.50, for............$5.25 Men's Solid Leather Work Boots. Regular $7.00, for............... $5.00 Men's Solid Leather Work Boots. Regular $6.50, for..............; $4.85 Men's Elkhide Boots. High tops. Regular $9.00, for......... ......$6.95 Men's Elkhide Boots. High tops. Regular $8.50, for...............; $6.65 Men's Overcoats advancing daily in prices. Come in and look over our stock. Prices range from $15.00, $18.00, $20.00, $25.00. Men's Suits Exceptionally - values $9.50, $10.50, $11.50, $15.50, $18.50. Spring Suits JUST ARRIVED. These are all duced prices values Pants F Men's Corduroy Pants. Reg. $7.50, for $4.95 Men's Corduroy Pants. Reg. $7.00, for $4.50 $27.00, $25.50, Men's Serge Pants. Regular $6.50, for $4.95 $22.50, $20.00. Men's Tweed Pants. Regular $7.00, for $5.25 u.j Men's Tweed Pants. Regular $6.50, for $4.35 men s Men's Tweed Pants. Regular $4.50, for $2.65 $W?clter$ Men's Tweed Pants. Regular $4.00, for $2.25 � � j^.t^ ta Men's Tweed Pant.. Regular $3.50, lor $2.00 J^fat $U5 and 100 Men's Winter Caps. Regular $2.00, $1.75 and $1.50, for................$1.00 pairs Men's 100 Men's Hats. Regular $4.00, $3.50 and Working Boots. To $3.00, for .................. $1.10 clear at $3.40. Men's Shirts Men's Dress Shirts, stiff cuff. Regular $1.75, for........'............. $1.00 Men's Dress Shirt, soft cuffs. Regular $2.00, for......................... $1.35 Men's Dress Shirt, soft cuff. Regular $1.75, for .. ....................., $1.25 Men's Dress Shirt, soft cuff. Regular $1.50 and $1.25, for..........----.s.t. . 45c 50 Men's Work Shirts. Regular $1.50, for 85c Men's Work Shirts. Regular $2.75, for $2.25 Men's Work Shirts. Regular $2.50, for $1.95 Men's Work Shirts. Regular $2.00, for $1.35 Men's Work Shirts. Regular $1.75, for $1.20 Men's Ties. Regular $1.75, $1.50. To clear for................ . 95c Men's Working Gloves, from 50c up to $1.75 Men's Ties. Regular $1.00. To clear, for 50c Men's Wool Underwear Men's Wool Drawers, sizes to 46. Regular $2.25, for................... $1.65 Men's Wool Shirts, sizes to 46. Regular $2.25, for..... ..................$1.65 Men's Wool Combinations. Regular $3.50, for........................$2.55 Men's Fleece Lined Drawers. Regular $1.25, for.....................$1.10 Men's Fleece Lined Shirts. Regular $1.25, for ............. ..........$1.10 50 Comforters. To clear at Regular $4.25, for.......................$3.00 114 FIFTH STREET S. Clothing NEXT HARRIS EMPLOYMENT OFFICE ;