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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 2, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta MAY 1918 THE DAILY IIRHALD PAGE SE Canadas New War Taxes IB a complete sum nmry nt Canadas new taxes hnnonnced by Snocilfll tux on ritntige In tUiBlneRir tax applying to ertifcloylng capital of 000 to Hate will bo 2r uor oT amount by which profits cned tax flxetnptloiiB reduced to for married men and for Kate will ho 2 por Thero will be additional exemption for married for each child years of In addition to the iionnnl nnd supertax a wfir surtax assoaaablo up to nnd Inclusive of the calendar ycnv In which the war ends upon thu tax pnyable as follows On Incomes to 5 per on Incomes In excess of and notoraeedlng 10 per ou Incomoo ln excesu of and notf exceeding 2fi per lOc to Cigars to per to per Haw leaf 28c to inc per s Raw lent fie per per prtiind 7c per pound lOc per Beverages requiring rice or containing not more than ilVfe per proof raised from 25 j ad valorem to 40 per j Sleepingcar berths changed with minimum of 25 cenU parlor MovfhR fie per lineal foot of j talking machlnen and per on gelling Playing 8c per lo per Engineer iilkes One of Brave Party Which Kept Hack Hun CROSS REALIZED IE FromOut Own Correspundent May lied Crbss realized the sum of on their chicken The affair wus conducted by theIndies of the north committee of Foremost Ued Much IB diie to all the adieu who worked hard on the They frlsli te their I hunks to all those who patronized the manager of the Iln Ion Bank at has enlisted in tho Mountles for dversoas Harry Chudlelgh has made a fiontraotto break 500 north of the It Wont take him long When he big tractor on Fine New Hdme whose place is near tbfl track and two rnilus east of is plittlnfe the finishing touches onhie beautiful It certainly is a lovely country The the land movement would present no knotty problems of some denizens of our crowded cities would but once seo such country homes as that of and Calhoun can well be proud of her From well planned hall one filters through largo French a fashionable drawing foal IIICH j of which are a large open j an antique beam and mtintiivu electric Her dining room on tho same order as regards the tastc displayed and the quality of thr fit Access Is had to the conrroU verandah by large French from both the dining and Hitting The other rooms com prise a comfy a guests the pantry and wash and are large The basement m I all In concrete and Is divided Into four j holds Iht furnace and Delco E Food Will Win the War Serve your country and yourself by raising FOOD on the fertile plains of Western The Canadian Pacific makes it easy for you to Lands 111 to an irrigated land up to SCO 20 years to Loan to assist settlers on i rrigatcd Get full particulars ami freeiilus tmted litentuftffom 9Cr 1st CALGARY May Royal Com mission which was appointed by Minister of Marine ftnd Fisheries to inquire Into andreport upon the pilot age systems of Maritime Province and j Quebec has practically con cluded ltn work in Eastern Canada and i probably will submit its conclusions without The commission was appointed following the Halifax dis aster and some time ago it reported upon pilotage conditions at that Since the publication of the Halifax report the Thomas Robb James Bales and have in vestigated pilotage conditions at Mon Loulsburg and Sydney and After the report on the situation in Eastern ports has been completed tho fcoinmisslon will proceed to British OolumbIa to conditions In the ports oh the Hamilton Toronto Judge and formerly of and now of were reelected the board of trustees of Queens uni versity Knnnrr Engineer who in with tho railway construction battalion In was amoiiK the party under which had such a miraculous nscftpi when a big German shell burst among them while they retarding ho of n jcrmiin There worn JiO of which 21 werp loilled out Engineer Clllhcs was severe ly wounded and is now in hospital in A Frnnch paprr of the incident HH follows During I he early Htaficn of the re a company of Canadian niil put up Ji figlil to rescue a big railway They patch ed up a shellshattered line and got it hack over a quarter of a when the broken mils They him bumped the twentyIon truck over the ties for another yards and started to construct a linewith heavy dugout Tho big gun was hauled Tor another yards when tho Huns were sighted almost upon Big Pet The batterycommander reluctant ly destroyed his big and as tho retiring infantry came up tho gun crew and Canadians piled cm the en gineanil steamed away to safety through a hail of German At one of the largest railway cen tres in a certain sector in addition to the Canadian railway construction battalion there were Canadian railway Operating companies and largo yards with immense quantities of both standard and narrow gauze roiling Of tho hitter all tho Huns got were two derelict railway engines and about a dozen Canal bridges were destroyed and miles of sidings mined and rendered completely use The repair shops after the nja chinery had been removed wero burn and the dugouts Camped For McDonald states that when the shell struck the party they wore camped for the The men were fagged out and wero sleeping was very dark at the and getting the wounded men out without as a German bombing plane was hovering over them just after shell H is considered over there that this is about the record for casualties from one Engineer Gllkes writes to his fam ily in Lethbridge as follows concern ing the accident Afew lines to you once trusting they may find you all rSpBft thnl I m progress m ntR Irt hdVilnR mi liip IHo wound nice nnd ns well ascan lie you am nnxlous to pencil nnd nil Itwas the of a where I wasMast fall w Just moved Ihere tin you will havo lion of lino u lo leave our plocc or Jerry to run for tinip Well about fi oclock s inul u healing I suppose W how H hap idl ihc haf iw ith IIKHMIIIK prr1 n iliai had for ut one of his planes wan OVIT and spoiled us uhoilt one half hour I was wide awake then aiH 0111 of laid down was dozing nicely tin llilng knew was a ftnah uml I ihoiiKlil my leg was gotlP clian I scrambled otit of th tiiii host way I did gol far They say the moil next to was killed and tho one on the othor side illil nrl n Thnl wns Stick you will remember tho Inul a brother In hi Jiilh nnd waM only telling me the other day had obtained lilH There sure was a number of our hoys put out of omniiHRlnn In n few A num ber killedoutright and with lioth an dothers with one Never saw anything of hut I ho I never say Anything of so I think Its mofo than like ly that he is Did nut think there was much wrong with my after while 1 found 1 could move my so I knew that tho leg was not broken and so thought possibly had a couple of Hinnll pieces In my Hut after the operation and clown lo tho the first chauco I hud to a it somewhat me lo pec n gnuh extending from knoo clenr up to and Just bohliil tlio hip bone They had put in fnurtnen slitclins and there wllll wo big spaces lakon tho In fact very little left on top of the and they ifll me It will be four at least j before 1 m off my very isnt n Ho I hardly 1 expect to see Kraiico again before fall i anyway and I sincerely hope the dfliniifd war long finforo Jerry Is trying to mnko lasl drive cashes Ho certainly lost a b of men all right the first five I know for a A now worlds swimming record women In Ihp BflOyard swim was eft lahllshed by Miss rnnnln on March at Nr Her Hint was seven mlnuteBi eight and onefifth seconds The mer held by Claire Oalllgarfi of New WHS seven thirtyone and onefifth THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR EDMUND PrrvdentV ManagerV JOHN Grnrnl Manner Supt of Central Western Branches CAPITAL PAib IT RESERVE i GOOD INVESTMENT The money you save earns interest when deposited In our Savings and both principal and interest are safe and can be obtained when WJhy keep in the home more money than is needed lor immediate purposes Uthbrirfge Branch f H m f 9 The Young Mans Best Recommendation AUCTION SALE of HORSES and CATTLE HAVING DECIDED TO RETIRE FROM STOCK I WILL SELL AT PUBLIC AT NEW BARNES NEAR ROYAL ON RIVER FIVE MILES NORTH OF OH MAY THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED STOCK good heavy young most all In age from 3 to 5 yearn old 7 good hoary broke and ready to work yearling Work harness 2 1 red muley cow In calf 1 roan muley cow in calf 1 roan 3 years old 1 red cow with calf at foot 1 red muley freih 2 Uyearnld steers 1 3yearold steer I yearling BIG FREE LUNCH AT 12 SALE STARTS TERMS OF SALE Onehalf cash time will be given till November purchaser giving note with approved secur ity bearing 8 per from 10 per off on credit Owner Auctioneer A Savings Account is more than a start towards financial independence it is a mark of One of the strongest recommendations in the world of business that a young man can is a Merchants Bank showing a record of consistent A Savings Account may be opened with which shows how highly we regard the accounts of those who1 desire to MRCMANTS BANK Head Office OF LEI MONARCH Established Acting Acting Because they did not like daylight saving and have the firm thrust new hours upon the em ployees of George White man walked on 1400 Acres Surface Work To let by in Township Range eighteen miles south of Grassy six miles northeast of Work consists of harrowing and seeding to Will let all or any s Spring now The Lathrop Land Telephone 1865 BULLS FOR SALE PATRICK SON Of have on hand twentyfive Scotch topped SHORTHORN BULLS From 16 to 24 months These may be sein at TH6 FARMERS Third Patrick Alexandra Hotel CleveLoadJ Will Be Demonstrated at Lethbridge ON MAY 1918 IN THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE CITY ON 12TH AVENUE ADJOINING THE PUBlIC CEMETERY ON THE THE CLEVELAND TRACTOR is the most efficient and economical tractor on trie Dont fail to see FOUNDRY Limited Alberta Distributors y Calgary RENKENBERGER Lethbridge Distributor 428 Fifth Street South NEXT WEEK WE WILL UNLOAD TWO CARS OF Emmerson PowerLift Engine Plows Owing to Scarcity it Will Be Necessary to Order Early THE SUPERIOR SUPPLY CORNER SECOND AND THIRTEENTH FARM LABOR The Provincial Department of Agriculture Has i Opened a in the Board of Trade Offices LETHBRIDGE To secure and distribute farm Farmers wish ing to secure help should apply immediately to who has charge of this free Phone 1603 Do You Want Breaking Done If you want your land broken and can not make your own kindly notify Board of Trade Building who has been appointed by the provincial government to bring together those who have engines or horses and can contract or breaking with those wHo have breaking to Can You Do Breaking If you are in appositionto do breaking please get In touch with who bean stated has been sent here by the government to tell you of those who have breaking for you to Board of Trade Building Lethbridge PHONE 1603 ;