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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 3, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta JUNE iWOOl THIS YEAR of CoOperative Wool Growers is a Visitor to City TAX SALE NOW iMftyor Hardie Has Other Meth ods of Tax Colleclion To Out TX of e Canadian Coopenilivp Wool is in tin city nnla from his home at Maplo whore lir i on gaged in sheep llson to thiuli tlutt Ihr imispeHs tor tin success of til1 HHtlonnl Wdol sellini ciunni in iis first Of bualnrss very Wilson also uuiloAitfd that there would lie no commandeering of Can adian wool Neither will there be a wool vontroller though tlie wool dealers had been fighting nurd in this He also intimated that there was a possibility that the United State gov ernment wouid remove rhe five per scent barrier against Canadian wool entering the riiitcil owing to Canada being an ally o1 the According to the present anjingeniKiit wool would bu a u disad vantage of about three cents a pound if to the States for Shearing is expected to start at the plant Hhynton of Great Palls is in The pow ers are having SOIIIP difficulty in ar rivinsiit the to be paid the Las year the price was 22 cents a but the shearers are asking as high as 0 cents this Tb1 ileatu took place at Vynoka on of William Tayloof eth bridi aged S7 Mr Taylor liin in o T rears and for S years in Lethbridge wheie h was ii ininine and had i P at 10 iiniirn a two Delay of Lethbridge and Eiarber o tic sons of the and Tpy lonf the llickSehl Hardware com About a ear ago Frank was kilKJ fn an accilent in Knftlautl on active The funeral will aXe place on at frui t undsvtakins OMgg Interment in tbe public Although there te absolutely no thing definite as to the the possibility wn hinted by Mayor Har ijle this morning that the city may postpone tle tax ale set for June li until such lime as certain other meth ods for lhe collection ot tax arrears are put into According to the city charier the council has the right to collect taxes which are In arrears by any of three pro to sue and get and to hold a tax The mayor stated this morning he had heard some discussion to the effect If the city holds a tax sale and property reverts to the then the corporation Uoses tho right to He has asked City Solicitor Hall for his opinion on this and Ball has promised to give it in writing at a Special meeting of the council to be held on Tuesday morn The action ot the cits of Medicine Hat is partly responsible for this re consideration of the tax sale U will be remembered that several months ago Medicine Hat commenced a tax but after advertising the property in kept postponing the sale from time to finally giving In the meantime ar rangements were made to sue the owners of the property who are in ar rears of and notices of these suits are now being issued by counsel for the The opinion is given by that a suit is started and is and Judg ment is signed rfgalnst the owner of the the judgment stands against the property of the owner anywhere in the By the adoption of this method it might be possible to collect the taxes oil much property which would otherwise re vert to the city at a tax as stated there is apsolutely nothing definite as yet in the though tomorrow may tell the I WEEPING ECZElI A Pirtfict TrNuAMl Fir Olstresjlni CwtpiUnt I had attack Wecpiif Eczema to bad thatmjr elothet would be wet through at For four t suffered I could get no relief until I tried and SalraV Thn first treatment gave me I hate used three boies of fiootha Salfa aiid two of and atn entirely well Both these sterling remedies are by dealers at a 6 for or sent on receipt of price by Fruitatires Fruitatires is also put tip in a trial site which seltt for GERMAN POPULATN RAPIDLY DEPLETED Drain of ManPower Has Ser iously Depleted Nations Not Suffering Same OFFMG Every lOc Packet of N WILSONS FLY PADS WILLKILL MORE FLIES THAN OF ANY STICKY fiY CATCHER Clean to Sold by all Drug Grocers and General FORTHEVETERANS For the boys who have done their bit will be the slogan in Lethbridge for the next for another big drive is This the boys who have helped to keep the Hun in nil place over are going to en deavor to manipulate a big drive In Lethbridge whereby everyone who has their interest at heart will be en abled to assist a little in carrying on their work over raise which are badly the Veterans of Lethbridge are putting on a monster vaudeville show in the Ma jestic Theatre next Monday June The program will consist of two hours of snappy local vau and will be big value for the half a dollar the tickets will When the Veteran approaches you this dig down for that lour and help em AN ADDED PERFECTION ON A NEW PERFECTION OIL COOISTOVE THE Now Perfection Cabinet Have one attached to your Tiew Perfection Oil Cook Stoveand prove use to j It provides a large and convenient for heating plates and keeping food Besides adding to the appearance of the the hack prevents the kitchen wall from being spattered with grease and air currents from affecting the beat in the proces6 ol The Niw Perfection Cabinet is one of the moat useful improvements since the advent of tbs Long A big addition at a Email The New Perfection Oven makes the New Perfection complete for all yearround cooking nervical Royailte Coal Oil beti IMPERIAL OIL LIMITED BRANCHES IN ALL NEW PE ECT1ON 1TQVE Admir per WireleaB drain ot man the fall in the numbers of births and the loss of population hrough sickness and underfeeding la elt more severely by the Ontral owers than by the of the Whereas the annual gain f population In Germany and Aus riaHungary hae given place to ous the peoples of the entente ave suffered very small in compari Great Britains total population has o far remained at about the same gains balancing The ate of increase in the United States as not been affected at As the var goes on this growing disparity in he losses of population between the Central Powers and the peoples fight ng them is likely to If the war goes on into next the popula ion of the German on which eliance was placed for the enlarge ment of Germanys prosperity and in ustry and for repairing the injury to rade and commerce after the will have lost ten per cent of the numbers and a still greater proportion of Us industrial The German empire which In should have people will iare no more than Ger as a will have five per less population than when the war Of those that have the greater number were men n the prime of life and whom Germany could least By deaths n the battle zone the German empire lost at least three The irth rate has sunk to such a figure hat by next year the number of will have fallen short of what they would have been haB there been no war by three and a third million of In the same period the annual nuni er of deaths among the German po mlation owing to the stress and anxiety of the war and of alckness and disease which have been aggravated y hardships and food in reased by one million more than the despite the losses which England has suffered in the war the British population has been grow By the middle of 1919 this popu lation will be only three per cent lower than It would have been without Great Britain in will have larger population than in June Renters official report on the treatment of prisoners of war was published It saya that on April the report of Sir hobert Youngerg committee revealed a few of the most outstanding examples of German Inhumanity and broken Referring particularly to breaches of that prisoners should not be employed within thirty kilos ot the firing the report saye that since the Issue of Sir Roberts report there has accumulated a long list of atro cious violations of this In the face of this atrocious treatment by Germany ot British prisoners that fall Into their Germans themeelves have had the effrontery to accuse the British of Inhumanity in the treatment of German In February a semiofficial state ment appeared in the German press that German prisoners taken from England to France in to be interned in Switzerland were transported on a cattle steamer tin der inhuman The real facts of the case are that German pri eoners had precisely the same accom modation as provided for British offi cers and who have frequently travelled In the ship in A portion of the ship Is fitted for the transport of hut no prisoners were putvou this German On the other hand there is an over whelming mass of properly authenti cated evidence of barbaroue treatment of British prisoners by One man captured on the morning of March was made to work for two hours Immediately after be ing aken serving a German field gun with ammunition and dig ging out a position for it under Bri tish In one German working party British warrant non commissioned officers and Royal Army Medical Corps men were made to work on roade and light railroads under shell fire and knocked about with rifle butts or One mart beaten he lay on the ground Many men working behind lines died ot When fresh batch ei ot prisoners were captured they kept working behind the lines Instead of being sent to registered One matt died In a hut and the body was left for three days be fore being RESIGNATION IS IN Will Arrange For Election Soon Are Mentioned Commissioner Grace resig nation reached the city council table at Its regular meeting this and accepted with Orace stipulated that the resignation take effect on June At a meeting to be held to morrow the council will ar range tor the election which will be necessary to fill the vacancy In the department of public works aeat at the council City Solicitor Ball advised the council this morning If the meeting Is held no tice of nomination can be given and nominations held on June and the elefctlon on June So far only three names of pos sible candidates are These are William exmayor and ex who offers to serve out the unexplred 18 months ot Graces term without Donald city and Another name Is being but the Herald has not been given authority by the party to make It it is fairly certain that at least three candidates will go to the WAS DROWNED June Gerald South a returned soldier was drown ed yesterday while bathing at Rose near about fifteen miles from He was alone a boat from which he jumped and never came to the NAILS HUN LIE ON HOSPITAL SHIPS June news papers having asserted that Bri tish and French hospital ships are being used for the transpor tation of munitions of the Spanish minister of foreign af fairs has Issued an official note declaring than an enquiry mads by the government enables it to affirm that French and Italian vessels employed as pltal on board of which are Spanish naval delegatesi are be ing employed in a perfectly cor rect manner and exclusively for the transport of wounded and NEW SHIPYARDS RISING IN BRITAIN HOW TO END CORNS SAFC DANGEROUS1 TEMPORARY Which Way forYou Above are pictured three ways to treat Bluejay is the most cer It ii safe and Yat the unknowing experiment with mussy liquids or the dangerous These two ways are tempo But is scien The spot of medicated discovered by a great while it Place a Bluejay Plaster on your throbbing corn Relief is The soft felt pad stops the pain by relieving the In 48 hours the medicated wax has saturated thecorn undermined H to its roots and it off pain Ma ture responds quickly to such a cor rective Hardly a corn can resist Of course in a while there is an old stubborn corn which requires a second or third But such are Bluejay Plasters are made by Bauer ft the great surgical dressing Try a Bluejay Plaster Join the painfree thousands who rely on you know Bluejay youll never consent to have a corn nor to coddle it with temporary The cost is the ap plication we promise im mediate relief and a defense less Bluejay Plasters are sold by ZSc per Also B1 u e j a y Bunion Bluei For Corns n Campltttlr BAUFA Tmata Ifaw June Reuters Lim a spot on the northeast coast of England which was an open rtald at the beginning ot March there has been constructed in a manner which a correspondent of tho Times as almost a fully equipped plant in which the of iwo already have been By the end of November there will s complete shipbuilding yard with berths and a fittingout capable of completing a ship every two A force of two thousand including many la employed T MANY f or in Hardware Furniture and Department Stores June German airplanes which raided Paris Saturday night succeeded in passing over populous districts and twentyfour persons were wounded by tltelr the liavas Agency Some damage was to Change In Train Service EFFECTIVE JUNE GOING VIA ALOER8YOE a a NORTH VIA MACLEOD Lethbridge Macleod Macleod Calgary Lethbridge Medicine Hat Medicine A Lethbridga Manyberriss uxcnpt For further pmtjculara apply to any Agent or write to District JJaasenger Hi TIRE REPAIR SERVICE THAT SATISFIES WcfKiye opened a neW and uptodate Tire Repair Station equipped with the latest machinery and are now in a position to do all kinds of Tire We would appreciate your All work We make a specialty of Retreading and Lethbridge Tire Repair Station PROPRIETOR I 305 SIXTH Unreserved Auction Sale FARM STOCK AND IMPLEMENTS HAVING SOLD MY FARM AND WILL RETIRE FROM I WILL AT THE BERT PROTZMAN ON SIX MILES EAST AND ONE MILE SOUTH OF ON SATURDAY JUNE STH 1918 THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY1 HORSES 1 Sorrel 1900 1 Black 1800 1 Bay 1700 1 Grey 1GOO 1 Sorrel 1500 1 Bay 1700 colt at side 1 Black 1500 colt at side 1 Sorrel 1400 colt at side 2 Brown colts at side 1 Bay 1300 colt at side 1Bay Mare 1350 Z Bay 1300 1 Brown 1300 1 Sorrel Filly Yearling2 Saddle Ponies 1 Sorrel 1400 1 Bay 1 Bar 1500 1 White 1450 1 Bay 1500 1 Grey CATTLE IMllk fresh 1 Milk fresh July 1st 2 3yearold calf at side 1 3yearold steer 1 2yearold Heifer 1 MACHINERY 10 Sets Work new 2 MasseyHarris new 1 Frost Wood now 1 McCormick 5foot 2 3 150 bushel new 1 3xi Studebaker Wagon 1 Heavy Studebaker Wood Farm Truck 1 Bettendbrf 1 Gang 14 fltubble bott6ms 1 John Deere Gang 12 1 4Gnng Emerson Diau Plow 1 3Gang Emerson Disc Plow 1 44 inch 1 4Section Lever Harrow and Cart 1 C Section Harrow and Cart 3 McCormick Disc outthrow 2 Bissel Disc inthrow 1 24 Doubledisc Van Brunt new 1 22 Doubledisc Van Brunt new 2 11foot 34tooth Polkner Weeder and Cultivator 1 Fordsoir Plowing never used 1 Land Packer 1 qundle Hack 1 Troy Engine Steering Device 1 Chatham Fanning Mill 1 Grain Fielder 1 Stover Feed Grinder Blacksmith Outfit 1 Stock Saddle1QOO Bushels Oats 1 Cooking 6hole 1 Cd1l Spring and Mattress 1 SALE STARTS AT SHARP TERMS OF SALE and cash balance 1st with bankable notes with 8 per Five per off for cash on credit i BLACK Clerk LEN Phone Lethbridge 1OO Coal Miners Wanted Steady L Apply Gait Mines Lethbridge ;