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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 16, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PACE FOUR THE D AlLf HERALD FRIDAY, JULY ISJ5 She fteralb alberta DAILY AND WKEKLV, SUBSCRIPTION ly, delivered, per year Dilly. by mall, per year by miii, per year.. Office Wltorial OfflcP "24 W. A. Buchanan John Managing Director Business Manager Canada and tho 'UulteiL States ou to thn pralitcs lo haiidlo the harvest. Wo must seo that tho unemployed labor In Alberta Is glvoii the fjrsl opportun- ity1 lo moot tho local dcmauil. Ttiu opportunity Is doors to relieve the unemployed sltuution, 'anil tliero should be some concerted effort put forth ai once to liuvc these men ed on farms during the harvest per- iod. It the local wiily Is uot suffi- cient, wo can soon find out, and the labor from other parts of the country can be brought in. ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR New attacks of the Teutonic forces have developed in the vicinity of 'Warsaw, and apparently the Germans have not yet given im their object of capturing: the Polish capital. The Russians claim that in several points these new assaults have been repuls- ed, but the Teutons claim to have taken Prasnysz. and also record suc- cesses along the east Prussian fron- tier. Furious drives by the Germans ag- ainst the French lines are also being repulsed, and the efforts of the Kais- er's forces in the Argonne and the Verdun regions have thus far been practically fruitless. Both Allies and Turfes claim to have had success in recent lighting on the Gailipoli peninsula. The Al- lies record a very important gain. A new situation has arisen in ESig- land put of the strike of the Welsh coal miners, who defy the govern- ment to enforce the new act whereby strikers engaged in production of war necessities are'to be heavily fined. The mines which supply most of the navy with coal are now tied up. The Admiralty has already taken over all reserves of coal, and the government are now considering what steps they can take to handle the crisis. General Botha today ranks as cue. of the greatest men ir. !h; British Kmpire This man, who wns a Boer general fighting against the British in the South African war. today stands in the proud position of having overcome with South African volun- teers all the German forces in South Africa, and brought under (he British flag practically the greater portion of the German colonies. At the be- ginning of tbo war, he faced some in- ternal troubles in South Africa, but these he overcame very quickly, and ;t is safe to say that South Africa is now united behind Botha and his pur- pose to continue to assist Great Bri- tain in its great struggle for freedom and liberty. South Africa has un- dergone a wonderful transformation n fifteen years, and no man deserves greater credit than Louis Botha. Dr. J. P. Howden Is to be an inde- pendent Liberal candidate ia St. Bon- iface for the -Manitoba Legislature. We are afraid Ms name will prove a hoodoo. -The members of the new Home Guard made an admirable choice of a head in Chief Skelton. The Chief had military experience, and Bis as chief of police puts him in a position to direct an organization where drill and discipline are import- ant factors. Dr. Micliael Clark. M.P., is soing east to participate in a recruiting in Ontario. It to us that more of our public men should engage in this work. It is true that n. western Canada the call for men has-been, answered very readily; !n eastern Canada the response lately ms been far from satisfactory, and he public men should get out and arouse the people. Canadians must oe made to realize more than they do at the present time the task they iave undertaken, and they must also bo impressed with the fact that this s a war in which Canada vitally nterested. If the Allies lose, Can- ada must lose also, and it will lose iiore Uian most of us imagine. It is even possible that a victory for Ger- many would put us .under the rule of Germany, and surely there is no' Ca- nadian who is familiar with the Brl- ish system of government who would want to see this country under the German system. If we want to avoid victory our sons must oln the forces, and enter the battle ine to struggle for the maintenance the great principles which we pos- sess as a British Dominion. Arthur R.. Ford, one of the best known, best liked and best informed members of the Press Gallery at- Ot- tawa, has been elected secretary of the International Press Congress. Any job that Ford, .undertakes is filled sat- isfactorily, and that will be the case with hlfi new position- The Monetary Times estimates that since the war commenced contracts have been given out in Canada for war munitions by the British, French and Russian gov-srnmcnts to the am- ount of This sum must have assisted to relieve a lot of unem- ployment. Without it conditions would certainly have been worse. Sir James Aikins has been named leader" of the Conservative party in Sir James is a-nice, de- cent--fellow, but up until the last mo- ment he defended the Roblin govern- ment against the charges the Liberals preferred against it. The Conserva- tive party must bear the sins of the government it so consistently sup- ported in Manitoba. Cecil 5. Burgess, professor of archi- tecture in the University, of Alberta has enlisted as a private in the 66th Battalion at Edmonton. This is an example that might well be followed Tby other men ia the province. Pro- fessor Burgess evidently thinks suf- ficient of his country and its need at the present time to serve, in any capacity. _ Most farmers are looking to get enough out of this year's crop to pay off a big proportion of their obliga- tions. Were they only able to hold their crop until they could sell at a price that was satisfactory to them, it would be better. As it is, most of the wheat, goes on the-market In western Canada immediately harvest is through, for the reason that farmers have to dispose of their wheat to meet the demands of those people whom they owe. v In. many cases it would.be hotter .for the creditors if they give the farmers oppor- tunity to .dispose of their grain at the at any rate, it would cer- Ulalyvbe.better Jor the country as. a whale. It is stated preparation are be- ing made by.the authorities to bring )abor Irom Columbia, eastern. WILLIAM LEFLER Former watdmuin at tho Invincible Machine Company's plant at e. arrested in vonnectiou with the dynamite outrage. RICKED UP IN SSING LZZZI FOR THE BUSY HAN LOST LIFE IN EXPLOSION Papt. J. M. Wilson, manager of De- partment No. 1, of the Canadian Ex- ploshes inant, who lost his life in the disaster at Beloeil recently. He is a. resident of Montreal.. Saskatchewan druggists have offer- ed to contribute two machine guns. R. Scoblc is leaving Edmonton to become manager of the Royal Trust Co. ai Winnipec. Miss Townsriid, of Quebec, will be- come secretar- the Y.W.C.A. at Medicine Hat "this fall. Harry Cowan, a pioneer western, printer, once with the Free Press of Winnipeg, is dead at Vancouver. Rejected recruits in Tolonto will n future be presented with badges :or future reference. Kev. Father Ucorse Daly, of St. Annes, Que., is to become pastor of; the Redemptionist church at Regina.' crow killed a Iamb on a farm in the Turtle Mountain district. Mani- toba. James Smart, a former well known N'clson man, am! veteran of the Kiel rebellion, died at Victoria, U. The Dominion Chiropractors' Asso- ciation was formed to defend chiro- nractors and educate the public rc- arding the science. Frascr Kivcr fishermen are seeking scheme to utilize the surplus fish now thrown overboard. Farm fertil- ization is spokpn ol. The campaign oi the Speakers Pa- League will open at Kings- ton Oat., on -July 21 with Dr. Mi- chael Clark, M.I'., Red IJcer, Alia., ay chief speaker. Mr. Newton Wylie, president of the Ontario Young Manhood association, I is in Alberta to take part' in the] closing wccK oi the prohibition cam-i I Charles N'ivins, B. A'., assistant! principal of the Hegina Normal i school, lias been offered the position] of Superintendent ot the Public i schools of Rejrina. 1 John Ward, life as navvv or common laborer, and is now a member of and a lieutenant-Colonel in the army, is one of the most remarkable British leaders in the present critical time. He has organized the Navies' Bat- talion. navy or common laborer, and is chambers at Calgary, informed P. Harcourt O'Reilly that he would not sign naturalization papers for any- one with a suspiciously German name, and that Americans with Gee-. man names would have to satisfy j him as to their bona fides. It is reported that Col. T. Ogilvie, D.O.C., M.D., No. 11, with headquarters at Victoria, is to pro- ceed to the front. lie will be suc- ceeded by Col. J. Duff Stuart, briga- dier oi the 23rd infantry brigade and commandant of the central mobiliza- tion camp at A'ernon. Try this chocolate for cooking pur- makes the most delicious desserts and pud- dings. The Last Few Days of EXTRAORDINARY VALUES Keel's Drastic Price-Cutting Sale of MEN'S SUMMER WEAR Offers the Greatest Opportunity to Buy the Best at Enormously Reduced Prices. Sale Lasts Only a Few More Days. GET BUSY! PANAMA HATS AM) STRAWS Genuine South American Pana- mas that will keep your head Cool in these hot days. We have them in various styles: and S7.50 Values SALE PRICE S1.50 Straw Hat SALE PRICE Straw Hats SALE PRICE Soft and Stiff Hats and 33.50 Values QC SALE PRICE 9 I -wO Values SALE PRICE Men's Fine Suits -330.00 values; Snle Price..... values; Sale values; Sale Special lot of Men's Tweed valuet; Sale Price 9 t ,99 FLORS1IEIM OX- FORD SHOES Black or Tan and Values Men's Fine Shoes US SALE PRICE Values SALB PRICE Values SALE PRICE Oxford Shoes SALB Men's Work Shoes S4.00 Sale Price 55.00 Values- Sale Price Sale Price............ yaluea; 12 inch tops. Sale Values; 12 inch tops. Sale Price Men's Odd Pants Sale Price....... Sale Price Sale Price ?tj.50 Sale Price 53.50 Corduroy Pants CO QC Sale Price Corduroy Eante 01? Sale Men's Working Shirts Tn Blue, Black, Brown and Grey fast colors; values; Sale Price 85c Bain Coats 9 CC Sale Price 9 I C.WV 515.00 C1 1 AC Sale Price 9 ,t9- Values- Sale Price Men's Hosiery Seamless and in all sizes and colors. 25 Cent HOSE 4 SALE PRICE I5JC 35 cent HOSE SALE PRICK 50c CASHMERE HOSE SAUB PRICE 75c and SILK HOSE SALE PRICK Men's Silk Ties 35c Values Cflrt 'SALE PRICB' S FOR 0UC 50o 'SALE PRICE _3V 75c and Values A fin SALE PRICE-....... IOC 25c 45c Bathing Suits Thousands of Men's Shirts Including Arrow, Monarch. Faultless and other well known makes. Don't (nil to stock up while these _ tremendous cut prices prevail: and Values SALE PRICE Valuta C1 XC SALE PRICE 9 I "tw. NOTE-THESE UNDERWEAR VALUES Balbriggan and Porous Underwear. 65c Valuet SALE PRICE S1.25 Union Suits SALE PRICE Union Suits SALE PRJCE Suit Cases, 95c Night "Wear Values SALE: PRICE Values SALE PRICE Values SALE PRICE Values SALE PRICE Travelling- Trunks Values SALE PRICE Values SALE PRICE 54.95 Men's Summer Caps Values SALE PRICE Men's Cambric, Handkei chiefs 10c Values SALE PRICE 5c Values, Men's SALE PRICE 60c Values, Boys SALE PRICE 60c 40c Gownf SALE PRICE and Pyjama