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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 17, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta HOTEL DALLAS EUROPEAN PLAN CENTRAL COMFORTABLE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD HOTEL WINDSOR Beit $1.25 a Day Hotel in Albert* Special in Today 1.50 SOUR CHERRIES, 4 br.sket cmtei. Per crate ...................."    ORDER QUICK IF YOU WANT SOME. THEY WILL NOT LA8T LONG AT THESE PRICE6 ROYAL ANN CHERRIES, 4 basket crates Per crr.to........................... 2.25 THE GOOD CO. High Class Grocers Phone 525 THE POOR LITTLE RICH GIRL* BY ELEANOR GATES, SPECIAL MARY PICKFORD EDITION , PRICE - 85c The play Is oamlnf to Startand, July 11th, 12th and 13th, Read the book flret. THE KENNY & ALLIN CO., Ltd. Phone 1417 OruQglati and Stationer* Next Oallaa Kottl r Make the MOST of the High Prices by consigning Yoor Grain to SMITH-MURPHY & CO. You will reallte every cent in it for yea. and get your returns promptly. WRITE OR PHONE Office Phone 1313 Resideneo Phone 1484 N. T. MACLEOD, MANAGER LETHBRIDGE BRANCH SHERLOCK BLDQ. STRONG & DOWLER GRAIN mn4 Commission Merchants Calaary-*dm�nton-L�thbrl*J� Oar entire orgutsatton Is at yoor larrtoe and wtth our exper-iaaae wa can safely gnaraatae to est you the bast prices far your (rain at any time ana fst atty �ra*a at kM of grata. Phene M 1912 Calgary \ Par Oftloe 18SS Lethbrtdge ( Oaata-�tea. 1S11 LethtrWge) tiseis, , taa Oar Agents who are ta yeur diatakft. J. A. OUMMINQ uawsfi MMtsif HOLLAND FACES STARVATION The Hague, July lfi.-In an attack in the 'Weekly Amsterdammer, Prof. J. A. Van Hammel. a widely known political writer, declares that absolute impoverishment and national exhaustion are in store for Holland j! she is cut off from an overseas supply of fodder and fertilizers and necessary raw materials by American interdiction. Professor Van Hammel urges that the Dutch government send immediately a special mission to America to explain the situation. We Have Best Crops C. Colquette of the Grain Growers Guide, was in the city today from Winnipeg and called on President Mar-noch of the Board of Trade and S. S. Dunham of the U.P.A. Mr. Colquette told the Herald that he had yet to see better crop3 than Southern Alberta lias produced, but rain was beginning to be urgently needed. Mr. Col-(iuette went to Pincher Creek to investigate the hay growers company there, which is considered a mcdel of co-operative selling institutions. Winnipeg. Man.. July 17.-The bullish nature of crop reports for "western Canada had the effect of stimulating the market. Oats were chiefly affected and prices for future deliveries advanced. Trading in oats formed the chief business in the pit and trading was quite active for a couple of hours after the opening. Cash prices were a little off. Exporters and eastern buyers were in the market prominently. There was also a good demand for cash seed wheat at better prices. Other grades offered were taken by the government, it is said, but there is little coming forward. Winnipeg October wheat closed unchanged for October. July oats opened ^ to %c higher and closed V&c lower. October closed l%c higher. December closed l"'sc higher. Barley-was lVsC lower at 126% bid. July flax opened 3*4.c higher and closed ?%c up. October closed 3Hc higher and December 3*�c higher. Futures Winnipeg Wheat- Oct........... Oats - July.......... Oct........... Dec........... Flax-July ......... Oct........... Minneapolis- July.......... Sept........... Chicago- July.......:____ Sept........... Winnipeg Cash Prices Wheat- Xo. I Nor... 240 No. 2 Nov.. ^237 No. 3 Nor...234 No. 4 Nor...222 No. r. Nor... 199Va No. 6 N'or..,18(> Peed.....................13S Basis Contract- July.....................240 August, (first half) ...........235 Oats-No. 2 C. W. 73% No. 3 C No. 2 Feed ................ Barley- No. 3 ......124 No. 4 ., Rejected and Feed ............110 Flax-No. 1 N. W. C................293 No. 2 C. W. 2S9 No. 3 C. W. 274 200 , 200 74U 737s G4 64"s 60% 60% 291% 292 286% 286 246 245 V' - 195 206 207 193 193 w. 72% 69% .121 Mason & Risch Limited almsral OW>ok Lathbrtdga Vlctrolas, Victor Records, VlaV Ins, Aceordaons, Sheat Musis and Musical Merchandise. Mall Ordsra Given Caraful Attention. TRY A HERALD WANT AD Try Our Ice Cream Soda And with each taste you'll find your thlr3t alipping away. And when you have finished the big, generously filled glass you'll be, refreshed, Invigorated and satis-fled. Try it today. TIIK EMPIRE NEXT ORPHEUM Under management of M. & M. BEATON LOCAL MARKETS Grain & Livestock Prices Track Prices * '//agor. Prlcea Wheat .....219 Wheat .....21C Oats......63% Oats......61 Flax......- Flax......246 Barley ..... - Barley .....100% LIVESTOCK PRICES � Choice steers, Sc. choice cows, 7c. Select hogs, 150 to 250 lbs. 14c. Choice killing wethers, sheared 10c. Choice killing ewes, sheared, 9c. Plumbing, Gas^Steam and Hot Water Fitting a a m a a PRESSURE SYSTEMS FOR FARM HOMES Knapman Plumbing & Heating Co. 710 FIFTH AVE. S. PHONE 1892 Superior Supply Co. 2nd Ave. 6. and tath Street. MINING, BUILDING * RAILWAY SUPPLIES & EQUIPMENT TUOHOPE ANDERSON AND EMERSON FARM IMPLEMENTS QANG PLOWS SULKIES FORD TRACTOR ATTACH- BUGGIES MENT8. DEMOCRATS AUTO TRAILERS CULTIVATORS BINDER ENGINEO PHONE 1725-STAKE A BLUE 1,1 NE CAR In Throes of Moving "At home to nobody" would be a suitable sign for the city commissioners to hang out today. They are in the -midst of moving. It is combined with a midsummer house-cleaning. When the Herald reporter called on the mayor thia morning, he was sitting in his now office in the new city hail, reading a newspaper midst the din of hammers and saws. No attempt could bo made at work. But by tomorrow he hopes to be straightened round so that he can attend to business and receive visitors with proper dignity-even though the heat does demanfl 1hat coats be discarded. The olhar commissioners are fairly well settled in their offices in the second storey. The assessment and treasurer's departments, however, are still holding forth at the old offices, and it will be a couple of days yet before they open up at the new hall. Studio Closed During July Owing to Mr. Allison's absence from the city the studio will be tlosed during ths month of July. We will, however, maintain our ssrvlcs in making Passport Photos Whloh will ba given customers promptly. Mllson'sPiioto Studio BALMORAL BLOCK It Purifies Perspiration Our bodies are so conjtructed that the flow of perspiration from the skin pores plays an important part in purifying the blood, clearing the skin and cooling the body. Therefore it Is not well to use prepiintions that dry up the healthy f!ow of perspiration. It is safer to use " E X O " That purifies perspiration without closing the pores of the skin. It iwlll not injur: the skin nor harm any fabric no matter how dainty. It should have a place on every tlolet table and In every travelling case. Price 25c The Red Cross. Drag & Book Co., Limited ('HONE nt. These are the days when the children are "bothered." Keep a. bottle of Rexall Diarrhoea Compound handy as It saves rots of bother. Instant relief for Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Summer Complaint, etc., etc. Absolutely free from Opium or Narcotics. 25c J. D. Higioboiham & Co Limited 'Alberta's Pionear Orugglata," The Jtort Wholesale and retail chsmlsta TELEPHONE NO. �23 III the K. of P. Hall Wed. July 18 EVERYBODY. WELCOME Dancing from 9 p,m. to 12 p.m. GENTS 75c. LADIES FREE EM Whole Town Mourns Loss of j Brave Young Man.-Had Won D. C. M. (Worn Our own CorresrortOpnt) Rlairmore. July 16.-Word was re-| ceived on Sunday evening from the ! department of militia and defence by_____________ I Mrs. C. Ilufiuct of Blairmore that her j I son Ernest had died of wounds re-.'(JlTY AND 'DISTRICT i ceived in a recent battle in France. -__ ! The whole town of Blairmore ! mourns the loss of tills young hero Wesley Excursion I who at the time of the commencement The indications are that there will i of the war was attending public 1 1)'.' packed cars on the annual excur-school here. At that time Ernest had , �lon of Wesley Sunday school to .ambitions to be in khaki, fighting for.; Crows Nest tomorrow, when the spe-i the empire. While at school it was cinl train, leaves at 7.20. i owing to his agitations thaf a com- -- 1 pany of boy cadets was organized here Annual Picnic '; and in after months ho greatly assist-1 The animal picnic of Trinity church. | ed in the training of the cadets. ! Hardie-vllle, was held yesterday to the age, and who Is still earning her own living, this amount has been forwarded to the Red Cross Society with the request that we "put It to the best use possible." Such solf-sacrilice should be an oxamplo to others. | As soon as ho was eligible he went i to Pincher Creek where he joined up ! with the Kith O.M.R., but afterwards . transferred to the Gfith battalion then at Edmonton with which battalion he I went to France. Since being In the liattle line he won the D.C.M. for conspicuous brav- river bottom, and was attended by nearly the whole population of ilyj village. Sports and other amusements were indulged in. Patriotic Old Lady The self-sacriilce of an old lady of 80 years at Grassy Lake, who is anxious to help win tlio war. has come to cry on the field at which time he wn.�; (1], llot;t.L. ,f tli receipt of the sum of two dol death wounds. Resides his parents. Private itugtiet leaves a brother and two sisters In Blairmore. who mourn : the untimely though patriotic end of a loving brother. S. Kiiflpmtin nr.'! family of Leth- j bridge,, arrived in Blnirmore Monday ' morning. Mrs. Knapman and children will spend a few weeks here : while Mr. Knapman returned to Leth- : bridge Monday evening. The "Glorious Twelfth" was eelc- ' brat'Ml by local Orangemenl by an '�� auto trip to Crows .Vest Lake and an ! enjoyable picnic. ; Several local Oddfellows journoyod j I : to Coleman on Monday night whore ; they attended the installation of ofilc- ers of Coleman Lodge, j J. F. Hunter, collector of customs, i who has been laid up noveral days, is ! on the road to complete recovery and i will soon be about his duties again, j The Alberta Hotel here has again i ; changed hands and is to be opened onj j August 1st under the proprietorship i i of 11. Howe of Etzikom, who will run | I the hotel on the European plan. j j Some changes have been made at j the local telephone office. Mr. Kope. \ I the late argent, has been transferred to Cowloy while Mias M. Patterson succeeds as agent hero. For Red Cross A. J. Blackburne, honorary treasurer, wisher to acknowledge receipt of the following, towards the funds of lb.1 I:ed Cross Society: "Foremost, proceeds of tag day, July 2nd, $:M4.;i5; i.adies' Aid of Aden, per Mrs. O. Han-gen, tjil.m.un; St. Kllda Branch, per .Mrs. ICdilli Carey, lion, acc.-treas., ?7.0u. Stole Service Badge Fred Lee, of Calgary, will spend the next two months in the provincial jull here. He stole active service badge No. :',251 from l'te. John Robinson. The theft was discovered and proven and the jail sentence resulted. Recently in Winnipeg a similar case arose in which a party who came by lars and fifty cents from mi old lady' an active service badge dishonestly at Gra.ssy Lake, over eighty years of was sentenced to throe years. WHERE TO GO FOR Roofing, Tinsmithing, Furnaces, Gas and Steam Fitting, Plumbing HICK-SEHL HARDWARE CO. PHONE 7H2 CITY AND DISTRICT Inspecting Property \V. R. Hull, of Calgary, is in the city inspecting his properties here. Choir Practice A choir practice of the United church, North Letlibridge, will be held tonight at S o'clock. OFFICE STATIONERY UNDERWOOD TYPEWRITERS. A few just as good as now, two colored ribbon, tabulator and back spacer. Prico $65.00. Ono Underwood Typewriter in good condition, $55.00. One Royal Typewriter in good condition, ?I!S.00. CHECK WRITER. Wo are agents for the F. & B. Check Writer. Wo carry Model C in stock. Price S.lf/.OO. IF IT IS FOR THE OFFICE-WE WILL HAVE IT Everall & Frank s Slnnott Block, Corner 4th Ave. and 9th 8t. Dr. Saunders Here H. L. Sladen of the bee branch, department of agriculture Ottawa, is in tiic city today, visiting the Experimental Farm. Prof. Saunders, cereal-ist, visited the farm yesterday. 500 Miners Idle Reports from this north Indicate that 500 minors aro idle in the Drum-holler field, demanding the same rate. at- wages as are being paid in the mines of this district. Sale of Cattle I A sale of 400 head of cftttlo will be I he.ld at the stockyards Q| Saturday. ' This is tho biggest herd of cuttle over brought in to the city to dispose of at one time by auction. ANNOUNCEMENTS The ladles of St. Patrick's' church aro holding a luv/n social and pantry sale at Dr. Lovering's -next Thursday, July 19th. - 183-2 A danco will be held in the K. of P. Hall Wednesday, July 1,8- Everybody welcome. Miss Arnold's orchestra in attendance. Cents 76 cents, ladies free. 183-1 AMERICAN STH: SUNK Washington, July M.-jSinking of the American steamer Gnco and tho killing of three inon, one of them an American, and the injury of two members of tho naval guari was announced today by the ststa tfapart-mont. ,. For Belgian Relief Mr. W. A. Buchanan, M.P., acknowledges the contribution of $20 fo:' tho Ilelgiun Relief fund from Mr. Wni. Rose, of Retlaw, Alberta. A Correction The ladles' Red Cross committee of New Dayton, took in $35.05 at their last social Instead of $25.05 as was slated in Hie Horald. Seat Sale Tho sale, of seatn for "Flora Bella." the splendid musical show which comes to the Majestic next Saturday, will open at the Medley Drug Co. store tomorrow morning. Impolite Language In police court this morning Katie Jerenko of Stall'ordvillo, appeared fore Magistrate Klton for using guage not countenanced In polite elety. The object of her war of wordu W(i� Mary FakoiiF.ltl, who laid the complaint. Kutlo was lined $5 or in default 30 days in jail. She paid the line. be lan HO Barbers' Supplies Everything for the :: man who :: shaves himself. :: We have Strops rangirig in price from 25c to $2.00. Hair Cutting Shears from .............................. 7Bc to $1.80 Hair Clippers........................................ $1.00 to $3.00 Upwards of twenty-five styles and makes In razors of the good old fr.ihioned.klnd at before the war prices.-All the up to data makes In Safety Razors. Shaving Brushes from ................................. 26c to $3,00 Consumers' Hardware Co. PHONE 1212 70 0449 70 ;