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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 2, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta '.WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 1917 THE LETHBniDGR DAILY HERALD PAGE SEVEH (fiy G. R. SUrnoch. Frcslilent, LelU- brldfio llojrd u[ Tradu) ParllRmcnt IB about lo consider: The Ecltlomcnt of Eoldlcrs on Iho land, I. Our railway Eii It li to be hoped that Ihe relation- chip belwceu lUoso two subjects will not bo ovcrfookciL Our western prairie lands aro exlcustvo tbal to understand llic gl tloii II may bo desirable to rclcr lo Ihcm flgurallvcly. Compare them to H UugQ ma tiring D3latHehincnt. A Krc-it Lulldiug has Lccu eel up.. Only u few of Ihe enormous work- shops KQTO been provided with ma- chines. Tho rest aro empty. Indeed to reach many of Iho machlno shops we huvo lo travel IhrouRh tome ol Ihe enormous empty rooms. More workmen are said lo bo Hit returned soldier and renewed tlio management (Iho gov- ernment) IB arranging for thin. Shall wo place equipment In the empty rooms anJ BO utilize llioso ex pctielvo [irovlsloJis llial nro a de-ad weight charRo on the estnbUshuicn ttranslatln? Iho flpurc, Ihcse arc the railways, tlie elevators, (lie towns am cities) or shall we extend Iho al ready overgrown faiiory and put Ihe new equipment In ihc You Know very well what answer K board of directors would givo lo llils conundrum. This Is exactly Iho proposition that Is before us. propose tc give unoccupied homestead lands, anil llieso are now far away from existing railroads, lo returned F.oltllers. That. nt course, means building railroads jody of flvo or six incu made tbo [acts avallablo fur dlEcusMon; ab- loliUc rovolutloii iu farming [he conversion of of thous- imlR of acres of arable (bat alanillng Iu grass having been lucucdlalcly converted Into wheat cls by llio aseurauce given to owu- nnd fa rulers by Iho Drlllsb, gov- crumcul ot stabilized prices lor wheat :or flvo or tU years. FORALEAVin Large Attendance (o Honor Memory of Wm. Lea- Killed in Acfipn {From Our Own CanUlon, April occasions in tLo past havo witnessed Bticli largo gathering as convened at the South Ward nssi'iubly hall at 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon lo do Vxior to Lbo memory of William IT. Leavitl Iho young man killed in action 01 April 0 during tlie Vimy Ridge battle The putyft. was draped wild Inrg areas (hat arc not at present provided with railways. Such a course would also he more beneficial lo the country generally; for our railway situation Is such thnl AVO. cannot a (lord, for a long time to Iconic, to railroads.; bur business Is (o make more use of I the railway and marketing facilities that already exist. In oilier words, following out tho RgurailvQ descrip- tion, our business Is to mnke use, ol the workrooms that are already nvallable, rather than to build on more rooms to (ho factory. Again, there are spaces available Inside the fnctory thai might be utilized by government act [on alone. Look at your mop of Southern Al- berta, and cast your eye on Ihnl splen- did tract of acres of farming land near Lethbridge, practically sur- rounded, hy railroads and marked "Blood Iiidfcii reserve." It Is occupied hy a few Indians and a sprinkling of range cattle. Further, there arc areas, also Ride Ihe factory, in the control of the school lands trustees. A policy for Ihc EulmlnlEtraUon of these lands, so that they may be available for dter-farmers, might be developed. The whole naesllon of (he methods ol sale, and of (he collection of sale prices for the school lands might nhw be considered. There aro great ureas ot these lauds that have gone through Ihe form of salo In the Lcth bridge dlslrlct (and In n great nanny other districts also) nnd upon which only the nominal first payment has bwn made by the speculators bought (hem nt liooni-llrao prices. The writer knows of one largo area which went through tho form of Archibald and S. Suyder; Up. P. ivard I.cavlU, of Clcnwood; Thos. Davies, of Hill Spring; G. E. Calioon, D. OBhornc Wight and A. M. Spence, or Del Bonflft. fllshop W. G. Smith presided al tho services and the choir was In charge of J. Amos LcavilL, Hie opo-ilng being "Oinvard Christiar Soldiers." and "When Iho .Mists Have Rolled Away." A. R, Archibald offered the prayer. The first speaker was S. Wil- liams, who referred lo the preal world RlrujRla ac tl-.s cllrnar in Ihc conflict bolwcni democracy and despotism, and paid due praise lo Ihe heroes who ivero giving llirlr lives timi ireodorn and liberty might not only be pre- served but cxtendc-d to all the peoples of ll'c earth. Human history recorded no greater conflict hctwren'trulh and error, right and might than was now being waged on the blood soaked fields of Europe, and while we sor- rowed wo could not fall lo feel proud of IJiose who had fallen In such a glorloub victory as that of Vimy Illdgc, J. Amos Lcnvltt, by sang and In such a war could mean more lliaii decades of peaceful passing ant we tbould revoro iho names ol ULOSC Illtn Willie Lcavltl who liad given their llvusi (or ua and for our liber lies. Mrs. LcadLetter and J. Amos vltl then rendered ivilh great fcc Ihe dual, "Cast Thy U.'ead Upon Ihe Waters." Hisliop W. G. Smllh referred to t willingness of tbo departed In his la bo re iu tlio church, and paid a. tr! bit to to his moral and his phyetca courage. Ultsalngs on Ihe wife, lit parents and those bereaved wbo were tar away as was Iho sister of Ihe deanrt If nil of Us mem be TH aro too Lusy with olbcr matters, could not Rome ethers ho foiiTtd (o Inke Ilo I.iliorsl Aro wo Inking oursehRs (oo ncr! oualy an to ho ing so very busy? Kt Ihe tiTlrnonllnary rosulla thai havo from (he almly of Clrcnl Hr! kiln's AfrlenUurol rosourncs by brotherhood of the world'" two cst nations, now al'tod for Ihri better- ment of the human race In this tre- mendous struggle. Wo couldn't honor too highly the licroes who had and iTDrc giv- ing their lives for our liberties. Length, of life here does noL neces- sarily Indicate erealncss of nc.com- In such a time: I and Distinctive Anti-skid efficiency and low mileage cost are two out- standing features of this new DOMINION Tread Tire. The illustration shows how admirably it is suited to resist side slip or loss of traction. The moderate price makes its mileage cost very low, and its dependable anti-skid properties fit it for all-round service. Because there are so many different kinds of cars and roads and drivers, and no one type of tire can possibly suit all needs, we make four distinct types: DOMINION TREADS-new, but already they have "made PLAIN and serviceable. CHAIN TREADS-the famous, efficient anti-skids. NOBBY aristocrats of the puncture proof. Choose with judgment the DOMINION Type that suits your needs, and you will get the most satisfactory service you ever had. A Tire for Every ISnd of I Behind them stands the Largest Manufacturer of Rubber Goods in the British Empire j Canadian Consolidated Rubber Co., Limited 1 HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL 28 BRANCHES THROUGHOUT CANADA treatment for the injuries. J. L. Nelson was a visitor ol D. McDonald last Sunday al Clarlndi Alberta. The Sibley Bros, finished Ihe spring run of threshing a lew days j ago and now they figure on Joins plowing with their outfit. Dolli the Cniil, which resembles rapes and the flowers of n tree ID Drazll grow directly from the bark BAD STOMACH TROUBLE Yields to Delicious Vlnol. Shrevorortj hnd a bad stom- ach (rouble for years ond licctme BO weak 1 could hardly walk or do any vrorlc. My appetite was poor, my food would not digest, I bloated snd -was rcry weak and nervous. I tried many remedies without help. I saw Vlnol advertised nnd irlcd It, and now my stomach trouble is complc-loly cured and 1 am L. Marshall, Vinol Is guaranteed to tone up tho tired, over-taxed and weakened nerves ot the stomach and create J. HIglnlioUiani Co., Ltd., Dr gists, Lclhbrldgc. Also at Ibc beat druggists in all Alberta SiucoC Solve CURES SKIN AFFECTIONS One it. Sold guaranteed by above Vino] dr CONCERT BY THE FESTIVAL CHOIR WILL BE HELD IN KNOX CHURCH Under Autplcei of the Local Committee, Alberta Musical Festival f Friday Evening, May 4 AT 8.30 SHARP Admission See the New "Snow Ball" "MANUFACTURED BY LETHBRIDGE MEN IN LETHBRIDGE" THE REFRIGERATOR THAT IS GUARANTEED TO PRODUCE AS COOL AN ATMOS- PHERE AS AN ICE DOES NOT REQUIRE ICE, SIMPLY A LITTLE WATER. The materials used in llic construction of the Snow Hall Icelcss refrigerator when combined with water produces a hard porous substance. The nature of which is to resist heat and remain addition to the special materials used, the unique'construction in accordance with tliis new invention, makes effective a physical action, which taUcs place lo draw away heat and keep (he interior cool. The application of water poured on the cover about once in twenty-four hours, makes the cooling process continually effective. THE SNOW BALL ICELESS REFRIGETlATOn PRODUCED A COLD AIR. AS THE INTERIOR WALLS ARE LINED WITH METAL AND THE COOLING ELEMENT IS OUTSIDE THE INNEF! LINING INSTEAD OF BEING INSIDE. THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MADE SO A3 TO BE SANITARY AND EASILY CLEANED AND PERMITS SUCH VENTILATION AS THE FOODS WITHIN REQUIRE. WITH THE SNOW BALL REFRIGERATOR, YOUR REFRIGERATOR PROBLEM IS SOLVED INDEPENDENT OF ICE, WHETHER YOU LIVE IN THE CITY, TOWN OR COUNTRY. The first cost is lower than Ice refrigerators, being Only AND THERE IS NO FURTHER EXPENSE WHEN YOU HAVE INSTALLED THE SNOWBALL REFRIGERATOR. THE SNOW BALL REFRIGERATOR is SOLD ON A "MONEY BACK GUARANTEE." ALL DEALERS ARE INSTRUCTED TO RETURN YOUR HONEY IF YOU ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH THE REFRIGERATOR. THE SNOW BALL REFRIGERATOR IS ON EXHIBITION AT AND F OR SALE BY THE FOLLOWING STORES: HICK.SEHL HARDWARE CO, CONSUMERS HARDWARE CO. BAWDEN BROS. FURNITURE STOBE TAYLOR HARDWARE CO. C. G. OLANDER HARDWARE HART HARDWARE CO. ALSO AT THE FACTORY 313-15-17 THIRTEENTH STREET NORTH, PHONE 1560. THE WESTERN UTILITIES CO. ALL SELLING RlftHTS IN TERRITORY FROM MACLEOD TO TABER. SOUTH TO THE BOUNDARY, EXCLUDING LETHBRIDGE ABE HELD BY HODOINS 4 3IMMON8, ROOM 4, BRYAN DLOCK, "OX 236 TABER, ALTA. PROMPT RESPONSE TO MAIL ORDERS OR REQUEST FOR INFORMATION. ;