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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 3, 1921, Lethbridge, Alberta TllliHSDAY, MAItCll II. 1U2I THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HEKAU.) Burdett Farmer Thinks at Night About Hatfield; Has a Wonderful Dream HurtleM, Feb. 1921. Jidltur Herald Sit; -Southern Alhrrta linn hud iito oxpi.-ri-Mn.'ii 01 liirtv v.ry dry in ;uut Uu- crop yields luivn turned on: lo hi: lower rvory time. So the Dur- tried last ypiu- lo net hold of Mr. Katneld, thn rainmaker. Several inuet- iitKS were held at lUirdett, and a'cou- ot timer, Hattlel'.! was visited he workiiiK with very fjood KUCL'ous in Wusningtoii; at last a con- tract with the rainmaker was secur- ed and the. nacessary money safely liojioaltad in the Standard Dank at BurrteU. Xoi only farmers were sniilinSi t. Hi at time. but. tfae businessmen in tlio town well; because they knew whenever Mr. [latJield could product) ttio neressary rsin for tho growing crops, that many old bills would be settled 'in th-.j fall, besides the chance Sty i' more businOss, Hut, alas! Just, a couple oC days before Mr. Hat- field should arrive there came a tele- urain, that it was-impossible for him lo come as he bad another contract to fulfill. Gone were the spilling faces, sone were the hopes for a bumper and gone were the expectations more business and the paying of told debts. The this disappointment vas Unit I v-i'os dreaming the follow- ing night whiit only happens a few times a year, the remaining nights I am singing or Uiltung in my sleep; that hist is. according to my .wife's statement. Ijnt anyhow a person don't 1'oel very lonesome when he is busy at dny and night. I was dreaming about a meeting Tor the rainmaker, as wn uhvuys (jailed those meet- ings, and the Majestic Theatre at Burdett was filled with farmers when J entered I he building. The chairman of Die committee introduced Mr. lielil to the fanners and told them that would speak about a interesting subject. A little time there was so much applause that I In Western Cmnada'i Oil Field. A Beautiful Complexion Admiration few diys' treatment with CARTER'S LITTLE UVER PILLS will do more to clean up the akin than the beiuty treat- ments in crea- An im- perfect com- plexion is1 caused by sluggish liver. ____________ J'implr wd Blotchy Skin. They end the. j misery of CotutiontWD. wtia the whole building would colIapHu, but after a Boconils It wan BlIH axain and .well. HO stilt that when a pin wus dropping to the floor every ono could hour it. "Hatfield's Speech" Mr. Hatfield rose up from his chair liiul made tlio following speech: ''Gen- "in very forry that have to disappoint yon thin time, us I have j to fulfill u contract in California, al- ready five yours old. la- niakiuK iu> those RontriuitH 1 omitted tu mention the year so that it is only right I havo tu commence operations on Monday. July 12th, that makes that old cordi'nci; new again as Juh 12th is on Monday (his year too. "You farmers in these cnrlrons have been so sonorous in subsuritmis to the I funds necessary for the contract with me, I wilt treat you good in exchange, 1 know owe it to the whole world general, and specially to Canada and the United States to explain how I can make .tho ruin to como down when there are clouds in the sky. A few years ago I commenced to get vibration iu the air, produced by electricity. Sometimes I had sue- cess, auother time none at all. Naw i lately I follow another way and have had success with it all the time. I i am using balloons now and will de scriho its coustmctiou to you. "Under- neath each balloon is lied n- big dyna- mite slick entirely enclosed in a box ot" paper filled with suit powdered as line as flour, only the fuse is stick- ins out the box. This fuse is made to burn from 30 to :i5 minutes. BO the balloons have plenty ot time to reach the clouds before the explosion takes place. To protect the fuse from the dampness iu the air it is surrounded with a piece of metal. The balloons j are made to carry from- 50 to GO j pounds extra weight, i "Gives His Secret" "As the clouds are very higher than two miles the length of j five balls of hiudertwine will be suf- j flcient that the balloons can go tip into clouds. I have here a dozen of these balloons and I want to make you a present of them because 1 dis- appointed you." There was more applause, the duration, of which was still longer the first time and it was more noisy. When Mr. Hatfield had a chance to speak again he said: "I have told you the construction of {he I balloons, now I will give you some f instructions how to use them. I ul- j ways let three balloons go up at the same time 011 three different places, forming a .triangle and about 10 or 12 miles apart. As soon as the balloons are nearing the clouds I let them (climb slowly and, when entirely disap- jpeared I give a chance'to rise from -i' of 0X0 M food the wear and lew dm to cold and fatigue. So in a minute, you want it. Prince of At Meet 'iho raiiiiiij; otlicrlnc all M-serrice -i, ii j "lc" "r Ki'iPlri will bo represent- Of CottMDtOre HoUUdi ccl, thereby conference to bond) of shin which we knew 10 OBtCVflf., MODERATIONISTS NEED j TO DEFINE THEIR POLICY i The Social Service Council of Al- i hprhi sends out tho following: j Tho Edmonton Daily Journal in its j issue of Monday comments as i There is a good deal, of puzzlement! i among legislators concerning the j j petition which the Alberta Moderation I i League is preparing to present to j Hiem early in March as to lust what j j the League is asking for. A perusal j of the petitions discloses that no pleb- j i iscke is being1 asked for as some of j the members seem to think, but net amendments to the liquor act. i i There does not appear to be one j j chance in a million that Leglslu- would take such a st In 1892 We first offered the public "SALADA" TEA Millions now use it to their utmost satisfaction Quite recently His Royal Highness On the j was the guest of Lord Lonsdalc at j other hand there is a strong move-1 Stapleiord Hull during a hunting j ment on foot in the Iiourio to force the house party. lie is here seen chat- i holding of a. plebiscite on propos- i ting Hon. Mrs. John Gretion, als moderation league is after a run. To remove any doubts on the score of the moclevationists de- i pQVT CAUCUS IS munds the Journal sive.s the clau.se of the petition that makes the request: i "That your honorable house will be j pleaserl to amend the said liquor act to permit of the sale of light beer, to- gether with the sale under strict gov- ernment control of liquor for family use without the intervention ot" pre- scriptions from medical men. to be dispensed by druggists, and your petitioners as in duty bound will ever CALLED FOR THURSDAY i MORNING IN HOUSE Illustration shows a gusher in the pray. Fort Normuu' field on the Mackenzie river." OTTAAYA, Mar. Canadian caucus of government sup- porters has been called for tomorrow morning at when, it is under- stood, organization is to be tho prin- cipal item. It is also learned this afternoon that CLAIM.400 POSTIES MAY LOSE JOBS IN RECLASSIFICATION 12 to 15 rods more and Ueep them there until, the dynamite lias explod- j "The of explosion is i treble: 1, the explosion is pressing St. CHARLES EVAPORATED MILK country milk from fine healthy cows. Better for your dail eoobii With Uie cream left in OTTAWA, Mar. the recom- mendations made by the Grit'iinjlageu firm with regard to reclaas'lficatton in the postoffice department, ure carried' out, it is understood that it will mean that close to 4QQ employees of this department will' be dismissed on April 1. This would be due to the merging of several branches of the depart- ment, wh k'U include the postage stamps, missing mull divisions; and others. Deputy Postmaster Ii. M. Coulter, stated tiiis morning that while the This Is certainly IL different request government had intended to hav. to that contained in the petition be- a bil1 desiBuei1 to establish a royal ins circulated in the South Country commission ou grain handling condi- and which Ima been so largely signed tlons introduced into the senate last iu Calgary and Lrthbridge. The rtiSht' for somo reason or other southern petition reads as follows: tllis off for a day or two. "Tha-t your honorable house will bo I pleased to amend the said liquor act j PRINCE SENDS GOOD LO permit the sale of light beer, to- WISHES TO VETERANS i Kether with the sale by government LOXUOX, Jan. Mail. Can-1 vendors only and under strict govern- j a'dian Associated Prince ment control of other liquors for j Wales has sent a message to the family use. eliminating sale by drug-1 All-Empire Conference of repreaentn- gists ami doctors prescriptions, andjtive ex-service to be held at your petitioners, as iu duty bound, will ever pray." Unless the modern tiou.ir.ls themsel- IHaig: ves can unite on a common method of "Since -tho say a the handling this liquor for beverage "it has been my good fortune ;overu-! meet many old friends, and to t make-many new oues, among ex-ser- vice men, both in the Old Country I iiiul during my recent travels' iu tho Dominions and Colonies. I trust at Cape Town on Feb. and which will be attended by Field-Marshal Lord poses it will be hard for the go ment to take any action. department (1 no know- acted upon, anything like 400 i employees would lose their positions. Smokt Dittinctiue in flavor and aroma MORE MEN THAN WOMEN HAVE APPENDICITIS Merlical report'! aliow mon Eire more iiiibject. to appendicitis KUdden cases'-occur jvmong women. It ran bn guarded againal; by pi-Rventinii IntMttna! infection. Tlio iiilesUnal unllaepllc, Adler-i-ka, ucls on BOTH upper and lower bowel, removing ;tl! ifoul. decaying niattor which niisht cause infection. It brings onL matter you never thought in your system and which may have been-poisoninc; you for months. Adicr-I-ka is 13XCKL- t JO N'T for gas on tho pLoimirli. J. n. it Mmited. UP circulation of the air that will cool the clouds below their saturation Dark Clouds "I am -trying1- now to improve the way producing rain. This method is based on the principle that warm air can hold more moisture than cold uir. The _-color of the clouds depends on the temperature and the amount of moisture there is in them. The most moisture can be expected to be in j dark blue clouds, which several times appear iu the summer. When those clouds are not cooled they will he moved away with the wind. If those clouds could be cooled below their saturation point a certain amount ot moisture 'would come down, iu the form of rain. "My Idea to cool these clouds is as follows: I will go up in an airship a Tew roils above the clouds and with. a specially designed spraying machine for that purpose, I will spray ether I and compressed air in every direc- j tion. The ether will quickly evaporate j in the air, hut to do so it needs 1 warmth .which It will take from the surrounding air. The compressed airj will expand immediately and it also takes warmth-from its surroundings. That will cool the air above the clouds and. the cold air will settle down on I the clouds which. will- be. cooled 60 much that it is Impossible to hold all the moisture and tho surplus part will come down in the form rain. The spraying must be done very care- fully, otherwise .it may prodifce hail {instead of rain; of course the cooling j can go a little below the freezing I point without, any danger. The spray- Xn rest day or night for thuso wliu ing must while flying against arc afflicted wil.li that terrible skin the wind as it has two advantages: [disease, or as it is often call 1, the ether gets a chance to evap- more quickly; 2, the clouds will be released oC :i certain amount NEARLY CRAZY WITH ECZEMA LIVESTOCK BREEDERS FROM NORTH WILL GATHER IN ANNUAL CONVENTION IN EDMONTON EDMONTON, Mar. from i all parts of the northern section ofj Alborta, livestock men aro gathering here today for tho annual meetings of the various branches of the live- stock associations. The first session, that of the Alberta provincial horse breeders' association, was held in the office of tho exhibition association this morning. G. H. Crcsswell was elected president. A resolution backing up last year's committee ot the association, which strongly condemned "side bone" in all stallions as being a source of un- soundness was unanimously passed. ONTARIO MINES OUTPUT VALUED AT TOltONTO, Mar. output of Ontario mines for the year 1920 wiis worth according to the re- port of tile provincial department of mines issued today. This included gold to the amount of ounces, val- ued at as against a- total value ot in 1919. Silver pro- duction in 1D20 worth which was about less than ilu'rins; the previous year. It is notable that the value of tho 1920 production was greater than for any-pre-war year, though not so great as in the war years 3917.and 1918. The value of the nickel matte product of 1920 was as compared with ill 1919. moisture before they arc moved away by the wind." "Dry Farmers" expect that within five or ten years this method of rainmuking will I be hi general use, perhaps with the exception of a few irrigated 'dis- tricts; ot course, the occupants of such farms will be called dry farmers by that time. By some improvement of this system It will be possible to make the high winds more moderate and the hot weather don't' need to burn Iho crops any more. There reals i with- in RAILWAY UNIONS AMALGAMATE ed, sylL rheum. With its unbearable, IjunmiK, itcii- j ing and torturing, relief is gladly wel- comed, There is no rumedy like TUirdoclt Blood Bitters. for siviiiR relief lo Rich sufferers; no remedy has done, or can do more for tiio.se who arc almost (Irivmi to distraction with tlio terrible f.or'uro. Apply it externally and It Mar. tlio ]iur- poso of amalgamating Canadian Na- tional and Grand Trunk Pacific rail- road committees of tile Canadian Brotherhood of Itailroad .Employees, representatives of western mem- bers of the brotherhood arc meeting hero today. A. R. .Moalier of Ottawa, grand pres- ident of the organization, is presiding. TWO UNITED STATES RAILWAYS CUT WAGES out Miss Flora Boyko Tells How Cuticura Healed Her Pimples Attention, Poultryman! Picprceontativ'3 for local ter- ritory for the only HOT WATER ELECTRIC INCUBATOR on the _ mai-ket. Liberal t'ommls- nloii anrl foopcrntlon. NUNGESTER HOT WATER ELECTRIC CO. 140 Princess Street, Winnipeg, Man. nodtfid to Just at that moment a ing me, ;iml woko me up. That bug1 waa lucky I il'd not catch it. other- wise I would bet it. dollar to dough- j mils it would never bite mo again. It. HTATEMA. ESSE i i Central anil the Delaware, LacU- uwiinna. anil Western railroads, serv- ed notice today that they intended to reduce wages paid their unskilled, or common labor, and officials of the had no doubt oilier carriers soon would Uiko similar steps. "My face was very itchy at first, sifter that it was covered with pimples that disfigured it badly. The pimples were bard and red and they were and they were scat- tered all over my face and weresoitchylhadtoscratch and I could not sleep, "These bothered me neaily a year before J used Cuticura Soap and Oint- ment and when I had used five cakes of Cuticura Soap and five; boxes of Cuticura Ointment I was healed." (Signed) Miss Flora M. Boyko, Gardemon, Man., Dec. Having obtained a clear healthy skin by the use of Cuticura, keep it clear by using the Soap for all toilet purposes, assisted by touches of Ointment as needed- Do not fail to include the exquisitely scented Cuti- cura Talium in your toilet preptra- tlons. Splendid after bathing. 26c, Ointment 25 and 50c, Sold throujthout the Dominion. Canadian Depot: Ljm.nv Umit.J, Si. PvulSt., Sato without mag. T.ilco il. internally .and it geN at the tins in I bo blood i for in ;L blood J 'drives il. on! of the system. Miss 1.. M. Don tiller. Victoria am not j j tt> hclp 11. Davifl, former editor'of the Mitchell Advocate Jind police magis- trate of for Hi yesirp, hits signed. Burdock Blond ami was advised tn i hotflf. T found and tlly cannot it highly for what itfhiM'donn for me." Hunlo-'k Jllond liomi Ihe murJinf, for over forty yr-nrs, (diii during thai, tlma lijiii been nuinufau lured only hy Tlin 'lv, Mfllturn ('o. Mmitod. TcirouUlk Ottl. AdvcrUws- jnout. STRANGE INFECTION OF EYES HITS TORONTO TOUOXTO, March strunse in- fection of ill" has been going aroiMid the city of late. It i.s a sort t! indaniuKitiou. ihe o.ycs becominj; sovn and watery iind onco in a house it will spread through the entire family. The city health authorities say it is nd by colds. The affection la.sl.H only ;t few days and hirgnly uonflncd to PCZEMA ClKisii's oiiiitiKMil free if you nicnftuii tlii-i paper tiii'lpcnd 2c.sr.imp for postage. a box; iilldcalr.rfl or CUmaiisou, Batea Co., Keep Your Skin-Pores Active and Healthy With Cuticura Soap tWit SENDING MONEY ABROAD If you wish, to send money abroad, pur- chase a draft from the Canadian Bank of Commerce. It is the safest method and the cost is small. Should the money be required at once we shall be pleased to arrange matter by cable. THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE PAID-UP CAPITAL FUND LETHBRIDGE BRAXCH-X. .W. Rcikie. Manager. Pay-Day Saving You are paid regularly.' Save regularly. When pay-day comes, put some of the money in a Savings Account in The Merchants Bank. One dollar five dollars ten you can conve- iiiently afford. And put in the same amount every pay-day. ?1. opens a Savings of and upwards are welcomed. BANK Head Office: Montreal. OF CANADA Established 1884. LETHBRIDGE BRANCH. CALGARY STOCK YARDS BRANCH, iho at and Nobleford. SuVAf ency at Monarch open TueulitVBand Fridays. R. J. DINNING, Muunr. W. T. HOPK1RK, MU.IU. MILLED FOR THE PEOPLE FIT FOR THE KING ROYAL HOUSEHOLD CANADA'S BEST FLOUR YOUR DEALER CAN GET [T FOR YOU GROCERY NEWS SPECIAL FOR THE WEEK-END Palmolive OK 3 cakes for 0 Raspberry, and Apple Jam, Brilliant 'TK Brand, in 4-lb. tins. tin, lO Wag-staff Cut Peel, in J-lb. packet. Each.........'.................. EXTRA SPECIAL! SUPINA'S FAMOUS-SPECIAL BLEND TEA Sales fcr this tea are increasing every day; that means that the quality must be there. But in order to further in- crease Its sales we offer for the week-end Lenox Koan 10 Ih. tins Lard _25c Beans- Ibs. for KMUH I ,in fiCj. ilers, all flavors; 2 tins Special for Week-End Only All BIB OVERALLS, for cash (jjrt' only; per pair v AM goods guaranteed and it not satisfactory your money refunded. SUPINA SON 230 13TH ST. NORTH. ;