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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 29, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE-TOUR THF. LETHBRTHGE OAILT HERA1D 1'IUDAY, JUNK 29. 1917 Sb: .ttthbrttge Blbcrta. AND WEEKLY 1 Subscription R.tet! delivered, per wceS Dally, delivered per ......1 Dally, by mall, per H'eekly. by mall, per year ......51 .Weekly, mail, per yesr to U.S..SS.OO TELEPHONES Business Oljice Editorial Office 1S2' W. Buchanan President and. Managing rlreclor JAn Torrance Dusluess MauaE Messrs. Panlee. Gulhrle, Graham, I McLean, Carvell, Buchanan and oth- ers who ate supporting conscription i doing so because Ihey feel tnal itI necessary that men should se- cured to carry on Canada's part the war. They object to a referendum because they think tbll 11 is not Ihe proper method'of faclus au etturgeii- cy. They are laluWug lor themselves on this acute problem now before the country, but It la qulle safe to Ihit on other public millers, sod more especially the tariff, they are In enllre accord with the Liberal party. Just now we want lo win Ihe war and these men are supporting a mea. sure which they think at tint end. They arc not thinking ol pany fojt THB I Of of reles. but ol Ihe needs of Dates ot eiplrr ol .uBscrlpiioM .P-1 The Conservative press should pear daily on address laoel. fact and cease the inco of pajiers alter ejplrutloc dale Is our authority lo 'Continue scrlpUon- Uie sub- Your King and Country Need You Rljhl Nowl dcflecUons from Liberal rants. II is a pity Ihsl tne Tlew ot the Calgary Herald, recently expressed, could uol be Ihe Conservative press as a whole. THE PROGRESS OF THE WA.R VTo the Canadians undoubtedly will "fall tht> very great victory of caplur; JaY Lens, the industrial cipital ot France, anJ releasing It from (ho rule of Ihe German Invader. Yesterday's MiTled Ihe news ,Ihal lite Canadians had AT- a villasc on the oulsklrls of is end one of the strong outposts s us A Toronto bank manager who lonnlt package ou the- street re- ceived no reward. London, Ont., has been assured ol the ewllou ot a CW-btd military hos- pital to cost about 13W.OM. The St. Catharines bakers reduced ihe price of bread two cents, thus making it 32 veuts the double loaf. v General Seeiey. is suffering IrC-is B fractured collar bone and a sprained Mile. accidentally received, tit was wounded John A. Dlaln, former freight aeera CNR. ami _ i (ort5 io nialse. parly capital out ol Ihej ]acrosse player" died of tuber- TrbTch Ihs Germans were making des Derate efforts to retain. Tilts advance places the Drltish forces wjthin one mile ol the centre ol the city, and Ihe Gerinai'S can srarcely resist the at tack longer Ulan (or a few dajV- jMvhlle Is suffering "re_vers- es'ol a serious nature on she Is be dis- rapidly.' Food Viols are the order of the day- Lack o! further credit is now looming up as au alarm- ing problem. Germany has been able (o renew loans with Holland only on the'most obuoslous'and burdensome tejrns.. Her credit gone, her crops a failure, her Iroops disheartened and on the Terge of insurrection, Germany's 'end ot Ihe war would very speedily collapse. CONSCRIPTION OF WEALTH NOT CONFISCATION. There Is sa much talk of conscrip- tion'of wealth without in adequate conception on the part of the geneml public or Ibe exact meaning ol Ihe term that much opposition Is being en- In'some circles against Ihc proirosal. This has arisen out of the bettet in some quutere that conscrip- tion or wealth "confiscation" of wealth. The Financial Post dis- cussing Ihe mailer ssys: In a small Ontario town one day recently a farmer Valked lalg Ibe branch ol the Canadian Bank of Com- merce and demanded the balance of his savings thousands of daMars. -The reason? He had read in the newspapers ol "Conscrlplion of Wealth." This Is Just an Instance ol how the public mind may be inflamed in an unseltlei lime like the present ny reckless newspaper talk. Also iVe caDnot'afford to leave In Ihe present disgracelul' stale. Is Ine lime for the ratepayers Jo make their wishes known. popular wflh (he non-thinking masses, especially so'long as popularity-seek ing newspapers continue to encourage the idea'ralher than to educate the people to a common sense view, ot the relations of capital and labor- If Iniilvlduals burled rhelr Ireasur. hrthelr cellars there would he an ex- ier for such an agiution as Ih'at ich Is being aroused. But they do npt. Every dollar rls either invesled or Is' there- fcr salaries d ..other .ex- penses in connection with the commls ston for the Klisiiauo Reserve deal. President Wilson, by executive or- der an exports embargo coun. QuelH'c House Hie lorur. ot General to 31 coul. would bo .1 Volte, hero of Quubcc, which, profit. Mr. I'rlneto remarked tlu companies Uio profit was from 60 100 per cent, SAY HUN SHIPPING IS STEADILY INCREASING .1 fair hero of Quubcc, which, Jir. I'rlngio remarkcil Hat the was one ot Ilio show places llgvrcdj hy soum n' Kuglautl for American iiud Cana- dian tourists, has passed from iou- trol ot Iho CanaaUn novcrumciH to the National Trust, a scrul-olUclHl iiody which to preserve historic landmarks. Judge Morrisna of the Ontario courts, who claluml exemption be- cause of hfs post, must pay his Income tai. according to a dedslou Just hand- ed dowu by lite appellate lUvlsIou ot Osjoode hull. 'five, court of flvo judges was unanimous ta Iho dccl- Eion. The big pofut In tho decision Is thai the Incouirj ot civil servants aro liable to taxation. "Tho Military Hospitals commission had under consideration the ad- visability ot taking over Alma college al St. Thomas as permanent mlll- tiry Uio civic ileviutitlon has Just relumed from Ottawa, where officials were Interviewed and the definite understanding reached that the college would not be required tor soruo time at least. John "Payne, of FreOerlclon. has 53 years' service in tho New Druns10-the position of lieutenant-colonel to com- mand Iho 18th battalion. Pie. Marshall Irvine, well'known Calgary'Mgh school the recipient ot the -Military Medal In re- cognition his bravery in'-'actlon with the Slh Field Posthumous award ot the -Vlclorili Cross to Ijle'ul. notert Crlercoii Coombe, Ule ot Ihe Canadian Intan- Iry. a .officer, was gaielted recently.: Lieut.'Codmbe'a "most "COB- splcunus bravery and example" won Ibe honor. j Word has been received al Peace Illver from' passengers upon lha Northland Call which a-elnrned from Fort SL John ot an Incipient gold rush In that district' Gold Is said to have beeri discovered about 25 miles west of Hudson's Hope and a number of claims have been staked out.- 11 is reported th'j. Royal Dank ol Canada llavc acquired a conlfolllng Interest in Ibe Merchants' National Bank ol New York. The price is said to have been in'fllie'neighborhood ol -The object ot connec- Lion Is unrierslood In have to enable [lie Roya_Uank-lo prqfiL' hy deposil tae .York irj- slltutlon.' >j, Inches In helghl In the leg. The manufacturers have notified rctal dealers that thoy will take no mon orners tor this Viuil ot shoes. The announcement of a knlghlhooij conferred on Alexander H. Maguire recalls n-rcvolulron in the match 111 duslry wlllcb ivas brought about b] Hie great efforts of Mr. Magulre. In the early days of the use of white phosphorous for matches whlcll caus eel EO much disease and death amoilj the workers, Sir Alexander inducet the Hpusa of pass a bll prohibiting the use' df'-whilo phos Ihus revolutionizing the male! industry, wlplnp; out the disease o and sivlni th'oushnfls ot lives. l.oudou, Juuo uispatch to tUo 'hues from Kollerdam says that ernian shlpplug Ihere Is steadily In- reuslug. Twonty-lwo Germau shlpa roui Hamburg anil ItaltCc ports cu- ercd last week. Two Ccruinu ships ere torpedoed or mined, by the IJrlt- h but tratfEc was INSURE NOW You cannct afford to gambit. Wc'hAVe-always received fair teUlenienla promptly from the. are reprtlenllne. Alberta Securities Balmoral Block Lethbrldgc Traction Engine REPAIRS We' an wtll handle all kinds en either altam Only hloh work Uavei our will quote you art riant NIVEN BROS. Zli Flnt Ave, PhMie )7K WE AVE IN STOCK FOR IM. MEDIATE SHIPMENT THE FOLLOWING GRATES 32 h.p. RMVta. 32 h.p. Cue. 3U-M h. GEARS 32 h.p, bull and clutch Multr and Intermcdlite 32 h-p. bull itid clutch p.nlont. Mailer gcirt, two and four arm spider. We are now In a poiltlon to deliver catlings every four dayi. G. KISCHEL of the' Iron SECURITY SAFETY z SERVICE Farmers Hail Insurance Co tc what you have been walling for. It It what we have all walling for. A company owned and controlled by the farmerf of Alberta. Organized to give us the service we are entitled to arid to keep our monty al home. Secure your hail protection early by obtaining a policy In The Farmers Hail Insurance Co. e armers ire -HEAD OFFICE, ALBERTA BLOCK, LETHBRlDGE "Do Suslnesi in Your Own Cj-owd." SECURITY SAFETY SERVICE .Ottawa. June Hie Prin- gle; commission o( Inquiry into llic newsprint Biluallon today George >liii- CD of the E- D.'Kddy company was further eaaniincJ on the question of sulpiltc. on which iL h evltlcnl the mills are selling on enormous profit. Mr. Ml lien stated that liis company manufactured tor ils own .vise but diJ not sell syiphltc.'.ljul IHe" price would be afloiu Sulphite cosls from arid is being lo answer said'Jlial In'lils opln Liberali are breaking with L, Ifcelr parly on ttie question ot conscrlp- rrUpn It la moet; unfair for CoDBerra- ;.llve newjpapera to try (o gel political jidTantage out of the situation and thargj that the Liberal party Is sraash- io pieces. The'Liberal party has permitted Independence of .ihougbt and action and upon Ibla par- conscription It made clear from Ibe commence- IhaL efery supporter ol the pi'K Ottnwa conld' follow the dlclalel if hla own conscience. Llberallam will survive, In uplltL. The .United States alma at a no rea- son' phould.not adopt some such policy. Certain IL la tnat If the monled InLereaU continue to advocate' ihe corwcrlpllon ol men Wine'- trying to cretteLhe: belief that .wealth' niuit not more hcATlfr thun la the case aL presenl, Lhe popular aenllmen ol men viU'b twit Wow, Canada's trade balance iraa nere: 10 as nov. The war Into the conntrr. be stronger alter Ihe expressions .i- ftf, .difference amongil lla member.9 'lhan before. A parly having -within It prepared lo forsake the ind supptJrL and back up the country In hour of Is' not des lo go oul of eililence. Men o Ibril lype can keep thr party alive anr rigoTOUg. IVhal la most lo Liberals Tl Itie'Rltempi to party capita memberi of. the home of com are supporting the govern- (n id'consCTlpllqo policy, 'We l: fate been lime and again to get 4 the gorernment In Its war roea- i and now that certain element I the lOTfrnmeilt fn a war of the bonier- prem nnh In id deciara t'actlon of tfieM men ttetnd Cnt i ol Ihe I-lbeml piriy. H meao> shouldn't we uie IL to pay a Urge par of tue of the war darlnv the war Specially priced at'. A LilUe fuatet Dining Room Suite, consisting of i buffet, 6 fool pediiUI exteniion AA table, 5 wnill leittwr chain, 1 irrn Only ..1. I. flUU.UU INSURANCE In: selecting a Company to place your Hall Insurance with, t'hcre are two Important things to consider. First, the financial responsibil- ity oT the Company; second, their rtpuUUon for pro.rppt sativ faclory adjuttmcnls. Such'in investigation will stiow the BRITISH 'CROWN a leader. Don't1 lake a -chance: Let uk place it "in Iht'SrUltVCrown. PHONE.-IJSI BLOCK We Have a Stock of AND PRINTED In colors and suitable for any room In (iie ut'cater to your wants. INLAID LINOLEUM. wide ORDINARY-LINOLEUM, 2 yards wide. 1 -jp 1.13 OILCLOTH, Z.yarSf 1 ftft At, yard l.UU Gpnjgoleum Rugs thaf .washable, ss.mless. This ftobr covering ii unequalled in beauly and dura- 7.50 12.75 14.50 6 fte't by 9 rest at Each............................. 9 feet by 9 at 9 fttl by feet Each .V............-......... B fttl by 12 feel at Each.............................. WE CARRY LARGEST.STOCK IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA ,OF BABY CARRIAGES AND SULK- IES, IRON AND BEOS, SPRINGS AND MATTRESSES, OFFICE FURNITURE, CARPETS AND RUGS ilZE AND DESCRIPTION, CURTAINS AND CERTAIN MATERIAL, STOVES AND FACT EVERYTHING FOR THE HOME. WE AHEiALSO SEULINQ AOENT8 FOR .THE FA7KE TALKING, WHITE SEWING MACHINES. CALL AND INSPECT OUR STOCK. ALL OUT OF TOWN FREIGHT PAID. Hail Iiisuraivce Now Is the time to place your hail ho-leu one month hence. Your crop this year, will be 'the you'have ever raised, the'refore, you lake nb Select, a .reliable company. Our company for over eighty years and Is SEE US NOW Wilson Skeith GENERAL INSURANCE' Office': Ground Rqor, Sherlock Bldg. Phone liaied immediate covtring. U nec'eswry wt ea'n'eoyer you by phone. In'.our olflce i Included'lh the Assets ot'our Company are- "j. Debentures -'J130.000.00 ORDERS CAREFULLY PACKED AMD BAWDEN BROS. HULL BLOCK LETHBRIOGE PHONE 625 Annual July Ball Games Finish Your Irrigation Flumes Weeks Sooner yovnett die me) atpaitt (A Wfinf comtructien. Every day rztrk it money _, out of your Get your frrifttian .in double-qukk time wilri convenrtnct of IHE RDUI KOMI, LOOTED (EwtfcMIMI) (47 BMItySlmt, B.C. _ in Otui tftrtm Oikm. jT'onldiilc vs. Turin in .Coaldiiln vs. in The three beat In Southern Alberta-' ;'i'nJI (isl of rates and i'iclil liiiy. 'IJrliifv Cross A Targe number Af useful and valuable articles donatcel for this worthy cause. Those who have nft. ed are hereby requested to brlnj the they tin All will be i'ftlj auction and the entire (jrtla .Will (o the in Hajr ;In, with ;