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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 29, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta ttbc "fceralfc .1 B A I L Y AND WEEKLY ing the bankers that they mas', "ions- A policy ot easy credit for the real estate speculator a few years is much bettor when practiced vita the farmer. Subscription Rates: 'Bally, delivered, par week Daily, delivered, per year Daily, by mail, per year [Weekly, by mail, per year lOc ..S5.00 ..11.00 TELEPHONES Business Office Editorial Office n-t W A Buchanan John Torrance Managing Director Business Manager If all the stories about the copper field on the Hudson's Buy rail- vny lire into, minerals will make that railway pay without the grain. Of course, it Is possible the stories arts "alse. Lethbridge railway men are certain- y doing their duty. Practically all of hose signing up with the conslriic- ion corps, abandon good sized salnr- es to serve the country at a small amount per day. That's patriotism. Dates of expiry of subscriptions ap- 1-cnr daily oa address label. Accept- ance of papers after expiration date.is our authority to continue the sub- scription. -Your Kina and Country need.you right now'. THE PROGRESS OF THE WAR Both the Russians' and the British nre recording great successes in their continued advance on the eastern and western frontiers respectively. The British are now entirely in possession of Delvillc Wood, which further ad- vances their line. The Russians re- port progress both iii the Carpathians and on the Gai-CifiD front. The Serbians have become The Serbians have again become active, this time in an offensive again active, this time in, an offensive against the "Bulgarians in Greece, 'where they have captured a series of heights aud are maintaining Uieir po- sitions. The Teutonic poweis frii lool upon lioumauia now as aii enen aud "are tjuit'e openly announcing tneir ex that sua will joiu tho allies at au earb" date. II Grant Hall visits' the country north of Lethbridge he should be made, to realize the urgency of a line from the Suffield-lietlaw branch to Commerce. A trip through the Sun- dial and Iron Springs districts would convince him. "I had rather have my boy a dead hero than a Jive slacker." The words were spoken by "Mrs, Martha "Dcbbin, of tho Beach Kuad. Hamilton, when iformed that her son. Private ErnesL Dobbiii. had been killed in action. Those words ought to be emblazoned on banners in every community. It is au eloquent call to service. Great in the war is clearly outlined iu a .re- j cent statement made by Viscount Bryce, formerly British ambassador to the United States. He says; "We do not wish, ho declared, to break up nor destroy Germany's na- tional unity. "What we desire is to ex- military caste which delights in war ann threatens not only Europe, but all .included. The German government desires to dominate the world. The only safety eiCKEDUPIN SATURDAY. JULY 29, 1910 THE LETHBniDf.K DAILY HERALD TOR THE BUSY MAN Philadelphia scientists claim nil post- age stamps nro alive with germs. Heuvy torost fifes are raging around Port Arthur and Fort William. liev. Hugh McQlinrrie. a retired tfst minister, died in Toronto. John Kimuiins, chief ,ot police at Niagara Falls, Out., is dead. Ucorge Hubert Brnenefli, a noted artist, died in Toronto. A disastrous fire did much damage the Doon Fiber company's plant near Berlin. Opponents the proposal to change Berlin's name have formed themselves into a committee. Canada has Sent six shiploads foodstuffs for the relief of suffering Martin Ilourigan. a wid'ely known, and respected resideut of Dovvnio town- i ship, died, aged 72 years. William Henderson, a well-known and much respected resident of Blan-, shard township, died.. The late Rev. .Dr. J. V. Smith, of j .Jontreal. left ,011 estate valued at' (about MO.OOO. Hail ruined about acres of in the Batte district near Mandan. M. D. Col. Noel Marshall, Toronto, return- Definite announcement is made that the Grand Trunk, faiirbad has approved dominate the world. The only saiety me wauu for the world is to discredit by defeat a bond issue 01. construct that military caste and the military! their railroad shops in Port Huron systems which gained its control and laid Us yoke- upon the German people three successful wars. The British race hasn't deteriorat- THE SPIRlT'OF'pUR FIGHTING MEN sometimes hear people say that the men fighting ia Europe know notli ing of the purpose of the war. They are in khaki, either, because they seek adventure, or because public 'sent! ment has driven them into service This viewpoint is entirely wrong. Our voung men, most of them at any rate are at the iront or preparing to go to the front, because they are iaspiret the highest motives. They know that. the. principles upon which the Empire rests are at stake, and they would be poor citizens if they did not do their bit for their-country. at such a time, Here is a characteristic letter to prove that our young men appreciate the- the -task -they hare 'undertaken. It was found'on the bo3y of a young officer 'who fell, with so .many of the flower of Canada's, yoiing manhood; on the awful, the unfofi gettable, the ever-glorious struggle at Ypres, on June 13. It was -written to liis mother, before the action, la the i fuliband calm anticipation of what tije morrow might mean.: "June 10. think it best.to this and leave it on niy person, to be forwarded if J am put out .of business. We have had a most tur- bulent: time lately, and have been -waiting for several days for the orders to go into the big scrap. It is coming, vand- we are anxious .for it. Of course there will be many of us who will- go "clown. But" that dcfesat worry" one. 1 am trusting in God to see .me, through "But if I don't pull through, be sure "of have bit and arn satisfied and quite con. tented. What is better? "'How can man die better Than facing fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers And the temples of his to everybody. knqyr you Should :be as glad as that I've'gone this way. H is iar till best way. Your loving and affection ate son, 1 "Oswald W. Grant.' His companion-officer, in forwarding this letter to his father, Rev. Dr. A. S Grant of Toronto, says: "It was.afte we jhad captured'the German-trench and 'Oswald'was examining a-machin; yim 'during the heavy shelling, tha; he met'his. end. He did not suffer a single .instant's pain. He died a sol dier's "death, at his there 1i absolutely" no" question about his hav ing done more than 'his bit' Surely a country, loved so much 05 its young men, as to inspire readiness to die for must, live, live for those ideals for. which these youtij men sacrifice their lives. The letter.of young Grant should gtlr the blood of every young man who so far has remained behind. 3 should arouse in them a determination to avenge the death of brave felloes with the high ideals of young Grant, the two Godwin boys and counties? S others. This an incident oi proves that. Here the Jutland naval bat- tle that should make us prouder of our fellow Britons than ever: The fortitude of the. wounded was admirable A boy of the first cJass, lolin Travers Cornwall; of the Ches- iwas mortally wounded early in the a tion He nevertheless remained Standing" alone at a most exposed post, quietly awaiting" orders until the -end of the'action with the gun .crew dead or wounded all around Mrs. Young for many years a well- known resident of Scarbqrp township and widow of Jhe late Dr. Godfrey Green Young, die'd "at Malyern, Ont. Magistrate Denison and At- torney Corley. Toronto, would refuse bail to motorists who cause injury to a person. The late Duncan Cmilson. general manager of the Bauk of-Toronto, left an estate valued at Ulajor Plummer of the Royal ilii- Itary: college will -in September rejoin the Royal Field artillery, -his place _____being taken'by'Major Jukpen of the 'him: His age was under 16 and a Royal School of Artillery, hall years. I regret that he has since I died. I recommend his case for spe- j Adelar Jacaue blacksmith Last cial recognition Angus, Quebec cut down a gu> wire ory and as an acknowledgement ofjwhich fell across a charged electric wire and as' he'beld one end of the guy wire-In 'his hand, he was What Girls and Boys Think About Advertising! A number of Entries in the "Advertise and Smile" Competjtipn will be published in this space Raymond. July 19. 1910. Advertise' and Smile, l.ethbridee, AUa.. Dear Enclose find my answer to what the -word "Smile" means. uuccess comes through advertising in the Lethbridge Herald. t5 ATatiy are the advantages. results.. T ive and lei live. lj is wauled. My age is 10 years. Tours truly, GERTIE HICKS, liox 117. fl'-The Management of Assignee, Fire Insurance and Collecf tion of Rents form a part of our business. British Canadian Trust Co. PHONE 1843 S15 5th STREET Inflame tlie iiiofUteis huvo os-jiruy. but they haven't got .._-_, _.._... ,....k right. It's the' people who pay and the .whp prey. The cost of mined all except a slight (ap from Sir" Thomas White. -H will force five It mid red'dol- lars tmcli cut knight gowns or vital- 'over. they, Knights use. [1. will Knimraie them from that much money, iiolp.-tho tailors and impulse to Undo It fiteers tie knights ilifu be rando peers, -vvhiUi liter expenditures on their part mid put; some of' their swollen gains into living today is ih'igliest1, point in our history. Wages lag far behind. Tho Government jibes nothing to pre- vent tho tariff who arc; back ot the higher prices for food andj l the pro-jiiKcessarles from blooding the peoploi they nut It. is nut that the 'Government J tail Ciir- lacks power to act, for at tho ning of the war it'arrogated, with thoj- consent of the peoolo, all sorts of Irary powers to Itself to JusUj such extortions. .These powers it never cxerciseil bocause it had uo d sire to hurt Us friends. circulation Moreover, it will take In the food usurers who have reaped enormous fortunes' out of the universal misfor- tune bj- raising the price of the neces- saries of life'simply because the rais- ing was good. Everything the people eat or wear has gone up in price, not because things to eat and wear were iitiircei than betoi e but ben use the ....n w is -x fat eituic The prices ofjbo suitably recognized. foods have anted from ten to one i would it be possible for the hundred per cent. TUe average rnhr mi: ui Wherefore the Government policy of life simply because the rain-j of knighthood should include all the 'big robbers, whatever they sell, shells or food or anything else. certainly done cvcryfoqd; They have they could in this war and their triumphs should forty per cent. The Conservative press suggests that this outrageous increase in the coat of living is part of the con- tribution the stay-at-homes make to the war against'Teuton aggression. Those who do not SO out. to slay stay at home and pay. Some good people say pay and to induce Honorary i Colonel John ley Allison, who saved the' British Em- pire so much money for himself, to be- come a Canadian citizen "gain and ac- cept the knighthood which such a use- ful friend of Sir Sam's so highly do- ll. p. Gjidsby. .he1 liigh example set by him." 'Liquor Conservatives, will break jarty Unes to punish W.H, Hearst, the author of temperance" legislation. Temperance Liberals will not break jarfy lines''to reward W.'H. Hearst, ie author temperance legislation. Telegram. 1t by IIQUOT Conservatives" The Telegram, means men of that party engaged m the liquor and allied trades, ihen the two assertions are absolute- Lrephei the Sl'mcoe Refonn- eri-'And they are not matters to won- der at." have a eader that suits them down to the and and to desert whom would be ihe basest ingratitude on On the other hand, the li- qaor men of Ontario owe the Govern- ment at ..Toronto a bitter grudge. And ihey- would be more than human it ihey dp not pay it to the limit of their, ibility- They have nothing to hope -but'he been onenlj and frankly against them. They do not regard... him with the wholesome'contempt and keen dislike towards the men who took their money to save their fortunes, and soon after passed out to them the cold- -.turn-down ia the political history of Canada, electrocuted. Two real estate transfers involving an investment of ?100 000 made in Windsor last week when the Her endeen and International hotels; own- ed by Elihu "Wigle were sold to the Strauss Land Company of Detroit the first named selling for and the International for f Wet weather.' has spoiled thousands of acres of the hay crop oj the lower mainland of British Columbia. Dam- age so far is conservatively estimated at a quarter ol a. million dollars It will be ,a serious.' problem, for coast farmers to their stock through the .winter; Largest of hotels iri- New York city is ible of visualization in the new Hotel Commodore, planned by the New York Central railroad The hos telry, which will cost with its turn fallings somewhere near will be in the form of a huge H a plan adopted by the architects, to give even- one ot 00ft rooms the building %ill contain an extenpr out look. Willard A. Sage, one of'westarn On- tario's prominent was shoi In the head and killed b> the discharge of a shotgun on his own farm Mr Sage was driving across the field oi his" farm from which the fences had MONEY RATES jbeen reinOYed to permit of militaiy New York, July by the soldiers from Carl paper, 4 per cent. Sterling: Sixty day billa, 4 71V> demand, cables, Ottawa, July highly pf- cial rumor at that, says'that-the Hon. E. Kemp is shortly to be: made a ;night for his f the purchasing- committee. Tho ther members of that committee, Dr. Reid. Frank Cochrane and iresumably pass the honor up in order take it later on Rumor also has it that :Mr, Kuroor aiso nas it uiai 7 W (recognize and reward their own me. Flavelle Chairman of the Munitions it The cabinet does that for them Board and his colleagues Mr and the cabinet believes that recog- La Porte and Air Gait will ha mzi ig begins at home. The statistics given "Sir" aa a handle to their names seem to prove that there are very few Chairman Flavelle bears blushing hon Conservative M.P.'s outside the Tab ors thick upon htm A.S he alr-ady has met worth recognizing. At least that way of gildine lefned satisfactory to learn IBS Francs demand, 5 Marks, demand, cab- cables, Kronen, demand, 12133; cables, 12.45. Guilders, demand, 41 7-16 HSabJes, litres, demand, G-S6; cables, 645 2G.3-5; cables, 3045 Bar silver, The Serbians have come to lite again. The Huns will feel they are ne ing pursued by the spirits of the dead. Join the Kilties and so help them get-to front.. It's regiment and Ve must hack it'up. Krldently, "the farmers are cpnvinor Start saving now the valuable outer wrappers of each package of ADAMS' TUTTIFRUTTI GUM Euch h a coupon that enables you to secure the most attractive Regimental and College Shields Tutti frutti comes to yci now in the new, convenient pack- age ?ive good-sized sticks, wrapped in wai- piper tinfoil. Start caving the coupons to-day. Ask yoar dealer for any of the live mellow fiaTOft. ORIGINATORS The and The Be-Kpighted By H. F G. vative mcmhership in the House of Commons of one hundred and thirty three, is a sign that the cabinet i-. hogging the h onors. But the answei to this is that knight-hood is a m word of merit and who would re og nize the cabinet's merit if it didn't de- it itself. The Conservative rank and file iu the House may consider them- selves darned lucky at getting two because they are not in a position to An Experienced Executor The administration of a Will calls for wide experience Ip.tinanelal and oornmcrcial 'matters. This .Trust Company offers -you -the ex- perienced services of a body of successful business men'. Jhey every qualification for the perfect of .'.jfoilr Will. for oiii- booklet on 'Wills.' CALGARY The Trusts Guarantee Company, limited ALBERTA Administrator and Official Assignee for the Judicial pistricts-of _ MACLEOD CALGARY WETASKIW'N Lathbridge office, Bank Commerce J. W. he largest army contract fqr mnat in Canada, n'aking hfta a knight Js_ "by gold It is that the is the cabinet's view or it. The Unrecognized Ones must be hard on their diatin- n The Harden Government has done 1 Hns Bortlen Government very -well in tho irnttar knighthoods ;n the five jears it has heen in office anv ldoa how 'the Calgary statesman In the five jears it has heen in oKIcejfeels ,Ulon he goes over to London six cabinet minister- and two Conser iapd mppt3 there clr] Sir vative members of Parliament anil nim qniy been given the right to wear white Bedtorll Bennett, with nothing but tin knee-pants in puhlic, Sil cabinet bmled ancestry to give him count em Borden, (.upport? what mll5t he White, Foster Hughes Perley Lone hUl mortilication when ho runs into heed, six out of fifteen tiro fifths of glr Rlcharrl McBride a mere head of Ihe cabinet iroit of them, Unce the hu[ while he. an intellect, war began. If the Is responsible Piccadilly uncrowned! U B .has for this, war is certamij what Sher lhad Nmngh o( tllis nver man said it wa" Not to knock t'm ,.B It is believed that ne reach ed for a shotgun which he was taking lome to London and discharged tire weapon br atrikfng the triggee EDUCATION (From a letter in the New lork Outlook.) In a general efficiency test conduct ed recently in a" Baltimore school the answers were a series of question asked at student whose ages ranged from Jourleen to eighteen >eara There no Chrisdans among the early Gauls, thqy fau- yers. Geometry teache" us to bisect angels. A blizzard inside of a hen. A vacuum is.a large, empty space where the Pope lives, A circle is a'round. Btraigjit line with a hole in the middle' George Washington marrlefl Mary Curtis and in due llrtie became the father of his country Sixty gallons make one hcjlgchog. Georgia was founded bypeoplo who CANADA Co-operative Saying Is faclhfafed and en- couraged by the open- Ing of a. Savings Account in the names of Husband and Wife, Father and Son, Brother find ,Sfster, or any two or more members of the farnlly. Either can deposit or withdraw-money at thelnferest accrues to the credit of botn. Ask the Manager for full particulars. tETHBRIDGfE BRANCH G F BLETCHF.R. Manaserr2SS, 13ih Street N. to wltl, llo mle to respect THE Bennett said on the railway sUuaUoii is hound to recognize what he didn't ,sav. which would have been far more Whatever hcfalls the Bpfdeii Qov! dangerous. Everything comes to th A Proud Array eminent at tlio nest general man who waits, provided lie Icickp it can point pride to serried just enough white he ia Thfe array of knights and claim that it vent onlj thing: R. B. hasj to to ivoid dovvi! with all theii lunneis flying: ft overdoing it. present a glittering frtjnt to do feat. The knights will enliven On tile whole tho Uorden Govern ictvi. i lit., "t. ment has boon generous with titles Canadian art their picturesque it has raised the coats of ind give a fillip to ot adian liter Unre mth thell Spundlug mottoes. If Pr'miei Borden has mbor o( knlghts in had been A mountain range a large cook stove, Achilles van 'dipped -In river Styx to make him normal Pompeii was destroyed by ail erup- tion of saliva from ihe Vaticorj. Typhoid fever prevented cination. (aa- already chosen a motto we would sug- spine et sans Sir Sam's words to are worthy of a place on his shield 'Scratch translated of course, into lieralds' Latin. TJalicy to dwell on suitable coat" oi armg for these cabinet knights, hut apace ietter and VJG will have, to to nnr hundred and is to our public men have been denationalized to that extent, given n British squint, as'it were, Instead of a. Cariiirlian one. It Is not too much U) say that Canada is a bcknigiiled country and lhat the Borden Govcnmiont has done a lot to help that state of affairs along A Big Incentive The Borden Government to even better. Word goes out that Have yo'u cigars lately? and moral support of f onsflrvaiistn In the Cliy of Toronto. Some prople' may argiie that ilx 'Nobleman1; knights out of a rabinot of fUtOcn, as against Uo knights out ot a Copser- If the Government win cxten'd _.., lolli-y of fcnlgiiting everybody wh- ims done anything to everybody, wild lias done anybody in tho war, ,lt will about ill! tiio bill. It will lake ,in, for TANDMO BANK OF CANADA HEAD OFFICE TORONTO DEPOSITS RECEIVED SUBJECT TO CHEQUE. Savings Bank Deposits bear interest at highest current ia LETHBRIDGE BRANCH G F. BLETCHER, Manager, 31S 13th Street THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE HAS INSTALLED SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES; LODGE YOUR Wills, Title Deeds, Mortgages, Insurance Policies or other valuables in one of FOR FttRTHER INFORMATION-APPLY TO Lethbridge Branch R, T. I s ;