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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 12, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta , cPniDAT, JULY! 12, THE. IDGE DML^ HERALD PAGE SEVEN LATEST NEWS OF LETHBRIDGE AND THE SURROUNDING DISTRICT STOCK ENIES fOR THE SWEDE V ARE SWARING IN NOW V/lth tho return ot Manager Mooro to tho city this aftornoon from the Edmoatoa fair, tho work of ftpopillng up tho orittvnlzatlon to bo ready for, tho ojior.'**-ot tho Ratos of tho Leth-brldgc Mnalgamaled fair and slampodo ono woel: frtjn) Monday momtng was put untlar way and Mr. Mooro 1b quite oonfldetil- that evorything will bo set by that timo for the biggest ovoptbver Rtagod (n Southern Alhorta, which will draw crowds to rival oven the monBter crowds'horb during tho Dry. Farming Congress In 1912. Ad. Day ot Day and Knight, stnm-podo raauagoTS, returned to Lethbrldgo tho otho.- dny from tho Missoula stampede wllii five riders In tow. Thoso Include tho rodoubtablo Tex McLeod and Cheater Dyers, trick ropers who will fight It out hero tor the world's' championship honors in trick roping. With thesrf tAvo and Mike HaBtlngs on tlie ground, thero will bo no luck of riders to iiut on the special exhibitions whllo everyone knows the galaxy of Southorri Alberta riders and ropers who need tako off their hats to none in the land whon it comes to a simple mat-tor ol Bjlcking to tho hurricane dock of a pitching,, Ipucklng bronc. A bit ot special news is that there will likely bo a maverick race this yejir.. ^Dse who havo seen such an The joy of feding fit and fresh rewards those who heed the laws of health, and keep the habits rejpi-larwith Lu�i�il Sale of uir Medleino In tl> Warld. 5oU sTcrywiMt*. U iMsot. ZSc exhibition sa/ It Is worth going miles to sep. Those who haVc not seen it will go nilloflto see it anyway. It in now and novel so far as a stampede in West(jm Car/Ja Is ooncornod.' And ovoryono (n the south country Is coming to Lothbridgo to see Kath-orlne Stlnson. Her feat ot flying from Calgary to Edmonton In two hours and flvo minutes for the first long distance flight ever attempted In Western Canada has made her dear to tho hearts of tho people ot Alberta and thero will bo'a monster ropoat crowd bore on Saturday, July 27 to welcome tho littlo bird woman. Stock Entries Tho stampede and attractions end of tho program for'the week is now so far advanced that the fair organization is turning roost oC Its attention to the exhibition and entries havo been pouring in. Among thcj-.llsts of entrios are the following, all of whom have made largo entries: Geo. .Bevlngton, Win-terburn, Hoisteins; JOs. H. Laycock. Okotoks, Hoisteins; Laycock and McDonald, Calgary," Jerseys; Thurbrori Bros., Fresbfleld, Red Polls; A. C. Stewart, Lethbrldgo, sheep; R. R. Lea, Coaldale, Ciydes, Sl)ires and Aberdeen Angus; A, W. Pitcher, Card-ston, Belgians; Arnestad Bros., Stave-ly, Perchorons; McKay and Russell, Carmangay, 'Ciydes and agricultural horsns; R. W. Gardner, Lethbrldge, Shor.^orns; R. C. Harvey, Lethbrldge, Romney Marsh sheep; O. and O. C. Miller, Strathmore, swine; R. F. Dy-gert, Lethbrldge,, Percherons; \V. B. Thorno, Aldersyde, Percherons; Hoover and Son, Bittern Laiie. swine and sheep; H. S. Curtis, Castor, Oxford shGop; S. C. Prichard, Camrose, Aberdeen Angus; Western Stock Ranches, Calgary, Oxford sheqp; Dr. McEach-ern, Maycroft, Ciydes and Shires; E. k. Hunt, Lethbrldgo, Angora goats; Wm. Gllbort, Stony Plain.?, swine; Goorge Lane, Poklsko, Percherons; Warrington, Cornwall, 250 chickens; Canada Land and Irrigation Co., Medi- cine Hat, a car load ot sheep and swine. In addition to tho above there are many eraail exhibitors. Mr. Moore is also bringing with him from Edmpn-ton the entries ot quite a largo number ot the circuit exhibitors, and It Is expectbd that Frank Colllcutt, the noted Hereford breeder, will ship in his whole show here. Lothbrldgo's registration returns of 7775, whii'h were anhoiraccd by Capt. Goorgo Porter, clilef registrar some time ego, will proljably bo Increased to tho 8000 mark when tho final returns are available.. Capt.. Porter states that some further returns have been received slnco tho publication of tho first report, ono bundle of 200 cards having been {irought In. Tho reports for the whole constituency should be available tomorrow. There are two or three points from which' returns nro expected today. Considering tho Lclhhridge retiinis' in relation,to Ihe number of voters In the December election It is thought the total  roturns for tho constituency will run close to the 25,000 mark. LAWRENCE GETS THREE YEAR TERM St. Catherines, Ont., July 12.-Three years' Imprlsouraent was the sentence Imposed by Magistrate Campbell' this morning on J. E. Lawrence, former paymaster of tho Welland Canal, on a charge of stealing about $16,000 from tho department of railways and canals. M. J. McCayron, counsel for the prisoner, polntQd to the client's iilong years ot service and previous 'good record, aijd asked fojr .leniency. Tho maBlstrate, in passing sentence said that the thefts had been systematic and it was out of consideration tor the service and age of the prisoner that the punishment was made as i light as possible. M Fnture Today is a'Pafing Iivestmeit Owing to the shortage of materials, increased cost of labor, etc., the price of furni-,ture has advanced considerably. Our stock today is the largest we have ever carried and being bought before the big increases took effect it enables us to sell' at lower prices. Anticijpate your future needs and save money. Solid Oak Dresser Fumed finish with plate glass mirror, 20x24. Two large roomy drawers, two small ones. Bawden's Price - $27.00 Solid Oak Chiffonier to Match Above Dresser "' Has three large and two small drawers with plate glass mirror 16x20. Bawden's Price - $27.00 Dining Room Suite ot eight piecoB, fumed elm, 'Consisting ot five small and one arm ohilr with pad seats, Buffet top 48x20 with plate glass mlr-rcvr, largo linen drawer, two sm^U �� drawers and roomy cabinet. Pedestal table extending to six feet,, 45 Inch top. Bawden's Price - $70.00 MAIL ORDERS GIVEN PERSONAL ATTENTION. WE PREPAY FREIGHT Carpets and House-furnishing We were never In better position to look after your Interests than we are now. Tho largest stock ot carpote, draperies and floor coverings in Southern Alberta nud our prices are right. Get our prices before buying. Saturday Specials LOO'K THESE OVER 6.50 CONGOL�UM SQUARES. Threo only, 9x9 feet. 1 A CA Saturday .____.... IVvUV CONGOLEUM SQUARES. Two only. 6x9 f��t. Saturday ........ NEW PROCESS LINOLEUM. 6 patterns to select from. Saturday, per lineal f cn yard i... I*UU 24 AXMIN8TER MATS,; 27x54 Inches. A good looking serviceable m�t. Alt Saturday ........... ^.Iw BRASS CURTAIN RODS. Extending to 54 Inches with brass knobs. Saturday, OC.� 2 tor .-............... CoC PRINTED LINOLEUM. A good, heavy, hard wearing floor covering, three pat- | AC torus. Sat., lineal yd. i*Sf�y Beautiful Ivory Bedro6m Suite of Five Pieces Made up ot bed, dresser, dressing table, hairdressing chair and rocker. A well finished suite at an exceptionally low price. Bawden's Price - $99.00 Mahogany Finish Dresser Of attractive design, with plate glass mirror 16x22, two largo and two small drawers, good buy. Bawden's Price - $21.75 Dressing �Table to Mdtch Above Dresser Has 18x24 pfato glass mirror with ono drawer in top, Bawden's Price - $20.00 BAWDENBROS. House furnlsh'ngs Southern Alberta's Greatest Houtefurnishers. ARE DISHED Bight exemptions reviewed by tho local review trlbunui on TOiiirsday were disallowed. These included loach-ers, commorcinl Iravellfn and clerks, whose occupations worr luii (;i>n8ldcr-ed ot first Importance, thu tribunal holding that women or men ot low niodlcal datogory could fill thorn. Following are the detailed iPRults: Allowed till Nov. ].-)l. S. Klnnl-burgli, Purplo,,'"^ SjiVlngK. Tarnier; E. VasBOUn, I3DWi'?lBland, fiunier; K, V. Dcpow, Bow Island, farmer; K. El-ford, Burdett. farmer; 0, IJ, Turner, Burdott, farmer; T. K, Hurt, .Muleb, farmer; J. L. Nelson, Whiila. farmer; F. E. Harris. Winnlfnid. tanner; It. Myers, Maleb, farmer; (", Thompson, Bow island, farmer; .1, \V, Carlson, Bow Island, farmer; \V, Ilanngan, WInnlfred. farmer; ,1. .Aiifler.son. Seven Persons, farmer; J. V. Matkin, Cardston. farmer; J. \V. I'roudfoot, Bow Island, farmer; 'W. S. ilamago, Bow Island, farmer; C. Ulacklock, Tuber, farmer jind ranchftr; .1. Johnson, Burdett, farmer; C. Rasnumson, gevon Persons, farmer; M. ltii,�suin. Seven Persons, farmer; J. Lnk, Burdett, farmer; A. Wutzke, -Malci), farmer; O. O. Solvang, Burdett, farmer; ,1. A. i ^ Leckle, Herronton, farmer; G. L-l^ Pearson, Picture Bulie, farmer; S. Andalil, Medicine Hal. farmer; H. Williams, Medicine Hat, brakeman; W. J. Mclntyro, Lawndale, farmer; H. Mennlitga, Roseglen, farmer; .W. 0. Hartley, Medicine Hal, conductor; H. Ooldthorpe, Arrowwcod, farmer; A.-Parker, Brooks, ranch hand; W. G. Manson. Medicine Hat, manager; K, iM. Beetlestone, Vulcan, farmer; A. O. Skahl, Vulcan, farmer; L. G. Clifford, Reld Hill .farmer; '.1, T. Goodman. Blackle, farmer; B. A. (Jreenlee. Lawn-dalo, farmer; J. W. I^oooke, Picture Butte, farmer; P. Hay. Vulean, fanner; W. E. MoAIdufE, Vulcan, farm foreman. Allowed till Aug. 1,-T. \V. Soworby, Taber, farmer; F. Roclielcau, Winnl-fred, farmer; -L. iC. Geolan, WInnlfred, farmer; H. Mennlhga. Rosoglen, farmer; F. Kneisley, Medicine Hat, farmer; L. Woodworth. Travors, farmer. Allowed.-Jl. J. I-:iner3on, Whitla. farmer, on ground he in not liable to draft. Dlsallowed.~E. B. Henry, Bow Island, farmer; G.,0. Peterson, Cardston, teacher; J. S. Low, Cardston, implement dealer; J. (^.' Lush, Lethbrldge, clerk; J. 1^, ISmon, \nlcan, farm laborer; C. Peterson, Coaldale, farmer, not to ho called before Oct. 1; J. 1). McLaggan. Medicine Hat. traveller; IC. .1. Donnelly, Brnni. manager Home Grain Co. - -, SALE OF SUNSHADES SATURDAY DISCOUNT ON ALL SUNSHADES AND PARASOLS. ALL NEW STOCK THIS SEASON. A BIG VARIETY OF STYLES AND COLORS. GET YOUR SUNSHADE SATURDAY. YOU W^LL N�ED IT FOR FAIR AND STAMPEDE WEEK. SO SAVE MONEY BY BUYING NOW.-DISCOUNT-REMEMBER FOR SATURDAY ONLY. 15 W. F. Stevens Says Stockmen Can Get Plenty of Hay From North Country In a letter to the board of trade regarding feed conditions in the province, W. F. Stevens, livestock commissioner says: While, attending tho Calgary fair the early part of last week. I was asked by a number ofi your stockmen for information regarding the securing ot hay privileges in the north country. I have written to these personally regarding information that w^ supplied to my office during my absence. Tho Information thus tar' received convinces me there is an a1>undanc6 of hay in the north country. Tho problem will he to connect tho southern stockmen with' it. The following are the names of the parties who report the largest amounts; Mr. I. W. Shoop ot Faust, can furnish 1000 tons iu the Lesser Slave Lake, Swan River and -DrICt Pile districts, which he will aell on shares, trade for stock, or allow parties to winter, their stock there,? Mr. Wm. S. Adams, also of Faust, is in a position to supply information regarding meadows that will cut from 500 to 2000 ions each. Mr. D. B. Oonroy ot Wetaskiwln Is In a position tn give cutting privileges for approximately 1000 tons of hay. This hay according to the terms ot the lea'so which Mr. Conroy holds, must ho fed on the premises. In connection with the above there are also grazing privileges sufficient for 500 head of cRttlo tor tlje halanco of the season. There is running ^vater adjoining these lands. Mr. Stevons also states that tho superintendent of district agents is also having a systematic canvass of the situation made, to learn tho ne*od ot feed and also tho distrlots where a surplus 1b available, so that definite information may be available sliorlly. TPURIST TRAFFIC. Tho volumo of tourist traffic from tho United States thia year has Ijeeii considerably lesseneil by misleading press dispatches appearing in American and Oauiidiau papers rogardtiig tho Canadian Registration Act, It was unwarrantably stated that visitors to Canada from tho United States would bo compelled to register at a post office before they could oecure accommodation at a hotelj that passports were absolutely necessary, and more recently' the at)surd . rumor was w^ely circulated that women from the United States would not'bo allowed to return home! This Iftttor ridiculous report iu apecl-tloally denied by Mr, W,,' D. Scott. Supertntendent,