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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - March 9, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta THF. LFTHI\l\inr�r. DAILY IIKIULD SATURDAY, MARCH �, WIS Won't Build Much Needed 1 Turin Branch this Spring Pretty positive assurance that there %1U be no now construction on Cue I?.R. branch linos, not even on :Ho much-needed iron Sprlnp.-'-Tnrin brunch, this your, whs Kiven the Herald this afternoon by Grant Hull, general manager of western lines of the C.P.R. who passed through here as to whether there w.is any : pos.-ih: i;y of the Iron .--'pnncs branch ; wiUK built, in view of the larcely increased crop area in that i.-obite;! ilia-trie this year. "1 do no; expert si," said Mr. HhII. He intimated that there would b-v no new construction of any kind '-lis year. Mr. Hall finds crop prospects over the entire country very encouraging, ami expects a very much larger area under crop this year. lie found business conditions at the coast very brisk, resulting 'roni the big shipbuilding program that is taking shape there. ? > * > tempt of court in the clrcum-> stances." he added. ? The reference is to Mr. O-> Connor's refusal to produce clv- ? ilian ballots for recount as the time is past. > -�w-.iy March, tho ivitui Relecteii to !>e-forae.nctlin- chief oi !>\a[T and !at'.:r to succeed General Bliss ss permanent chief, with promotion to a full fjc-tipralship. say that from (he time he en-terra West Point ajul p!n>ed on the first football team the. Military Academy ever rind, his record has been one of aggressiveness initiative, organ izins: poiver. and o ftassion for giHtinc;- a thinir don.r Dunn* the Spanish-American war, In the t'isrhtvr.S' about Manila, tho fire from a blockhouse an a hii! just outside the American lines became so threatening- that General MncArtiiur saw it would have to be stopped at cr.ee. He called for n conimnndin; officer who would volunteer to take the enemy position. ' "I will." shouted Oaot-vn M-i--*, snd before the words mere well out of his mouth he wa� over the embankment with half a hundred of his �men behind him. They were artil-leirymen. and had no arms except revolvers. According to the rules, a c.harsre against a fortified position with revolvers couldn't succeed. But Captain March did it. This i? the way he has always worked. It is generally known that Genera! March went over with Pt-rshins- to have complete charj-e of the American artiilery forces on the front. The newspapers during the last few aays have borne testimony to tho tftectivencss of the American artillery methods, and officers and civilians returning- Islely Jrom Frjnce have bromrht back word cf the impression Gene-ral March lias created by energy and Flcili in oriraniza-tion of his branch of the service. Not a Martinet AX expert knowledge uf general figt.t'ing conditions is one u: t-he valuable qualifications of thenew efeief of staff. Ho knows from first ' hand how our mttuods of training "have worked out. He "knows the practical noces�.t:cs of equipment- what should be pushv-i and what may wait. There is the unanimous opinion among arm;,' men that Marc.h is the beit man for the high place to which he has been assumed. Many officers shanulessly take the "1-loid-yc.u-so" attitude after tne fact. They knew ail the time f.ha.t some day Peyton C. March would be the head of the army, although they iMdn'r. think it would come so �oon. After each one of a doze.n c-r more officers at the War Department had begun his personal contribution to the accumulation of facts and opinions about General March with the remark "he is a very strict disciplin-Rrian" the inquirer grets somewhat uneasy. He beg-ins to think of the disagreeable word "martinet" - and wishes that some major or colonel or briira.dicr would say that March was the salt of the earth cr a good fellow- or something else human, not instead of being- the strict disciplinarian but in addition to it. "You don't moan that he la a martinet, do you, when you say he is �K> strict In bis- discipline?" one general is aeked finally. "Peyton March a martinet? By no tneans!" exclaims the officer. "Lo^k ot b.is eyes for the answer to that. All the. pictures of him that I have Be-en since he was appointed chief cf staff are bad because they y-how-bim with his eyes half closed. He always has them wide c-pen nnd tliey are full of fun and sympathy. A msrtinct is- ft fellow who is strict when it is not nay or contract. Estimates given. Hueaton & Stepheuson, Paris Hotel. 70-u WANTED-Young lady who has just completed course is open for position as stenographer. Apply Box 14, Herald. lio-0 BOULTON'S AUTO LIVERY ESTABLISHED SIX YEARS We know our way around the country as wall as you know the way from your office to your home. Try us. PHONE 1206 GUNSMITHS GUNSMITHS & LOCKSMITHS-Oun barrels straightened, guna � restocked, gun work done by a gunsmith, keys matte, locks repaired, bicycles, typewriters, phonographs, any light machinery repairod, lawn mower* sharpened. D. K. Macdouali, Indian Motorcycle Agent, Phone 1082, il'i 4lh Ave. S. PIANO TUNING G. 11. CKIPPS, KXF1UHT TUNER- Pluyer-Piuuo $ind Orgun Kepairer; 10 years' factory expoilouce. Honours Certificate M.T. Ajbu.. London. England. References to the loading municiauu of the city. 1'uono 11CS Uiio Cib Ave. A. South. PP.IVATt HOSPITALS PRIVATE HOSPITAL-MRS. VAN Haarlem's Private Hospital and Maternity Home. 1224 1 lu Avenue South. Phone 746. EDUCATIONAL MILNE'S TRANSFER LATE TURNER & WITCHELL The Same Good Service Phones 1345 and 426 Office: 410 Thirteenth St. N. GARBUTT BUSINESS COLLEGE 411 8th St. South, Lethbrida* V*y ana evening lonooL Snorthunu, Typewriting, bookkeeping, ami all Commercial Subject*. Office Phono 1316 Residence Phone or Principal 1631. White for Full Information. SHOE REPAIRINO SHOE REPAIRING-Phone 1717 for your shoe repairs. Work dun* uomptly. Orders called for ant', delivered. Frauk Miles, iill 4th Ave. South. WELDING OXY-ACETYLENE WELDING - W. N. Kuth, corner 1st Avenue and iota Street. VULCANIZING UP TO DATE TIRE REPAIRING and retreading our specialty. Express paid, one wuy on out of town% custom.1' Prompt service. Phone 7D0. 208 13th St. south. City Vulcanizing Shop. It. D. Ritchie, Muuager. BICYCLES WANTED-By experienced gas engineer, season's work on-Rumely oil pull. State wages and particulars to Box 31, Herald. 75-6c WANTED-Woman with Fwc> children wants position as cook, where there are no other women preferred. Apply 1739 Oth Ave. X., Letbbridge, Alberta. "- 73-6 WANTED-Competent and experienced sheepman -wahts.'fjplace with sheep outfit. Can take full charge if required, or will take sheep on shares. Address Box 4S Herald. 74-S HANDY"jnx^Bnii'der of small"hou? es. granaries, bunk houses. Labor expenses can be covered by a promise of so many acres of the coming year's wheat crop. A. 11. J. Van, care of General Delivery, Letbbridge. (59-24 The Veterans AUTO LIVERY CONDUCTED BY J. E. GOBELLE PHONE 1838 ! CLEVELAND AND INDIAN B1CY-! cles for sale. All makes of bicycles | repaired. A large stock of accessor-I les on baud. U. E. McDonald, Gunsmith and Locksmith, 412 4th Ave. i south. Phone 1032. 2-0 UNDERTAKING WANTED-As the C.P.R. demonstration farm at Vulcan is to be sold this spring, I shall be finished managing It and will be open for engagement the 1st of April. Must be reasonably near a school. J. H. Cook, Box 174, Vulcan, Phone 1111. 70-6 OTT'S AUTO LIVERY Day Phone 144S, Night Phone 787 automobiles fob sale (When Replying Mention The Herald) KOR SALE-At a bargain. Ford car with truck body, in good condition. Apply H. B. McElyea, 1264 4th Ave. S.. Letbbridge. 72-0 WANTED--500 more, men wanted to learn Automobile Gas-Tractor trade, day aa ' evening classes, at Hemphill's Gove.nrr.ent Chartered Gas Engine Schools. Our students are taught uy actual practice to operate and repair Automobile, Ga3 and Kerosene Tractors, Stationary and Marino Engines Our own Fre? Employment Office wi! help you choose a position after com pleting as automobile or truck driver End mechanic or tractor engineer. Write or call for free catalogue. Hemphill's Motor Schools, 22S 9th Ave. East. Calgary. Alta. Branches at Reglna. Saskatoon, Edmonton and Winnipeg. Attend tho nearest branch to you 290-0 SPENCE'S AUTO LIVERY PHONE 1142 AT NIGHT LETHBRIDGE HOTEL United Taxi Service 6-CARS-6 Reliable and efficient cars and drivers with a thorough knowledge of the district. Open day and night. Office next Alexandra Motel. PHONE 387 T. S. KETTJSRLY. LEADING FUNER-al director and licensed einbatmer, motor or horse driven hearses. Parlors, opposite Court House. Office Bboa. 5S1, residence pioaae 117*. Open day ami night Mac KAY & MacKAY-t'UNIflKAL Directors and Practical Embclmers; office and residence. Motor and horse drawn enuipment. 803 3rd Ave. S. Phone 1S02. Always open, never clewed. FARM PRODUCE farm products limited WHOLESALE HAY, POTATOES AND ALFALFA MEAL. Inspectors at Coaldale, Lethbrldgs, Raymond and Magratn. Whether you want to buy pr sell we will mall ycu our Weekly Market Card on request 201 SHERLOCK BUILDINS Lethbrida? : : : Phone 777 W, 2 uloya, Mgr., Ret. Phone 865 M. R. Hazel), Aect., Res. Phone 1753 DECORATING WELLINGTON BROS.-THE DEO orators, Paperhangers and Painters Kalsomlnlng, Oeneral Decoratini and Sign Writing. Estimates given, j Tho oldest established painter* Io Letbbridge. Res. Phone 1472; office phone l'-52, Sherlock bldg., Leth bridge. Alta. USED CAR SNAPS Ford Roadster.......... $300.00 Ford Touring .......... $300.00 Chevrolet Touring ...... $450.00 Chevrolet Roadster ..... $550.00 BAALIM MOTOR company 8-0 BURDETT CONSOLIDATED S. D. NO. 23 BURDETT, ALBERTA tenders POr17eW school united taxi service phone 387. 72-6 General Store Wanted at Skiff Best opening in Southern Alberta. CHAS. T. COUSINS, Townsite Agent, Raymond, Alta. W. EMERY, PAINTING. DiCCORAT-!?�, Paper Ilunging, Kaisomlnlng, etc. Best materials only used tor til work. Estimates willingly given. 936 9th Street 3. Phoce 33S. PAINTING AND PAPKrtHANGtNG-^ We are competent to do all kinds of painting from outside work to finest decorating. We specialize on coun. try school and churches. Lowest estimates. Largest stock of wall paper in city. Watch for yellow automobile. W. H. Brown, 313 Cth Ave. A. 3. Phone 720. In Lethbrldge 20 years. WATER LOCATOR WATlilt LOCATED- 1 CAN LOCATE water for you. Charges reasonable t. L. Dr-vies. Nobleford. 1)7-0 J Tenders will hi> received by the undersigned up to noon of Monday, April 15th, 1918, tor the construction of a four (4) roomed brick and tile school house with basement. Tenders will he; subject to sale ot debentures. Plans and .speriiicratfoiis together with any otl.'-r information necessary may be obtain..^ on application to M. A. Hnrdie. Chain-can of Trustees. The Truaiee.i reserve the right to reject any or all tenders. Cheque fni n per cent, of the total amount, temp-red must in all case� accompany the bid. Given under my band at Burdett, Alberta, this 8th .lav oi.'Mureh, 1918. F. A. LOMBARD, Sec, Burdett 6. D. No. 23. \: HARU1K, Chairman. " **"' v ad K DO NT , UEUTER Block, above Consumer's Hardware. Office Hours 11-12 u.in., 1.30-4.30 and 7-8 p.m. Sunday .1.30-3.30 and by appointment. Phone: Office 459, Kea. 599. DENTAL DR. M. J. GIBSON-DENTIST GRAJO-uste of Rojml College of Dental Surgeons Toronto nnd bolder ot  Dominion Dental Certificate. Office: rooms 6-6 Bryan Block. Phone 1071. DH. L. T. ALLEN-DHNT1ST. (Successor to Drs. Courtlce & Gilchrist). Graduate of University ot Maryland. Rooms 8-9 Macdonald Block. Phone 1165, Letbbridge, Alta. DRS. MARRS AND MAHRS-DENT-iets. Successors to Drs. Stewart and McClure. Hour* 9 to 6. Office: Hi* lnbotham Block. Phone 374. UK. ti. G. S1MMONUS-OKNTiaT. member of Royal College ot Surgeons. (Eng.) Licentiate Royal Col-lego ot Physicians (London) L.DS.. 1900. Hours 9-12; 1-5. Office C-S Ulg-lnbotham Block. Phone 1618._ bit. T. W. fc'OX- dentist, GRAiJU-te North Western Dental University, Chicago. Office phone 788; residence phone 752. Offices: Union Bank Building._ lt>8-0 ~- ba!Tery~ "~ K1RKUY & co. HIGH-CLASS BAK-ery, for pastry that you can depend upon being made on home-made principles. Kirkby & Co., 606 3rc< Ave. S. Phone 1627. CHIROPRACTORS SMITH & SMITH-HYRUM SMITH and June B. Smith.-It you are sick and want to regain health, take spinal adjustments and get well. Office in residence, 908 7th Ave. S, opposite Model Bakery, boura 9.30 to 6, 7 to 9. Phone 1�77. MUSIC MISS AILEEN M. JONES-Pianoforte Playing and Theory; supervision ot H. C. O. Salmon. One hundred per cent, ot pupila entered tor the examinations of Use Royal Academy and Royal College ot Music, London. En., last year wera succeisfuL Studio. 623 9th Street South. MRS. W. H. JOHNSON-TEACH KB ot Piano, Harmony and Theory. Over ten year*' teaching experience. Btudlo fully equipped with blackboard, keyboard, scale ladder, modulating board, etc. Studio 1126 5th Ave. A. South. DANCING LESSONS MtSSljLADS ATTREE-Classes aiid private lessons for adults and children at Y. M. C. A, Lethbrldge, every Thursday and Friday. Phone 1695. EYES TESTED J. M HF.MDCHS0N - SIGHT SPECIALIST-Difficult C.iscs .i Specialty Office ..I Wr,<|lil'� J'wHIrry Stoic Hour! to t ^ i,'. . i.i 2 to s im,, CLEANING AND DYEING THE VALET-SPECIALISTS IN French Dry Cleaning. Our process eliminates danger of Injury to garments. Only the highest class work Urned out No dyeing. Immediate atentlon la given to country orders. 824 6th Street South. Phone 1815. LOO^AM:;^leaning, "Pressing; Ti+ pairing and alterations well done at reasonable prices. We call for nntf deliver goods. 410 Gtb Street South. Phone 534.__261-30 LEE WING, the Tailor. CleanlngT pressing and repairing. High class work a* lowest prices, delivery free. 113 7th SL S. Phone 1019. 286-24 DRESSMAKING PIRST CLASS DRESSMAKING.~MrH Rossa, 922 2nd Ave. S. Phone 1869. ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES AND all KIND8 op TRiCAL work. W.L. McKenzie & Co. PHONX �I7 719 Ird Ave. 8. g� 2669 ;