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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 2, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE EIGHT Auto Tax Hejyvy conists Are Uncertain What To Grocers and tobacconist ihe i City are eagerly awaiting something definite as to tlie date on which the new taxes to be imposed year are to go into Meantime they are very chary in their purchases sales of commodities which are af is due fur a jump of 10 a point as soon as the new taxes are Coffee will advance three cents to meet the new In reality the advance in the west will be five On matches tlui new tax one cent per ALLIED CONFERENCE pnjnnnt conference of the allied nut Ions opens here today mid will ho carried over Tlie participants cflmprlse Premiers Lloyd Clem suirt of Great IVrncc1 and re niW tives Groat Italy and the United States in the supreme war a definite effort Is being made cent per which will y the military Hospitals commission mean from five to fifteen cents per i to locate a building to be used as a box These are the principal com hospital In niodities affected which are handled Lethbridge was indicated the other by the i day in a The tobacconists are in a haze as to what the new tuxes will mean to to Mayor Yesterday Mayor Hnrdie and the city commis but cigars and cigarettes will j siouers with n special representative jump nearly a eim a vect which will j of the tinKings ho riiean considerably more by the time tel in North PROTESTING and wrongfully and witlL In tent to Injnre the wrongful RntJ malicious abuse of rm induced members thecouncil to concur with him m Illegally closing the premises of tne plaintiffs who were cnrrynm on pusi nesses In competition with the defend It la also stated that Hie de fendant secured the aid of constable at Retlaw in losing the on the ground of unsanitary All Over Country farmers Are Meeting to Protest To The May the renuest of over farmers In this section of the Kastern Townships the SheTfirooke board of trade sent u mes sage to Premier liorden asking that a delay be made in the calling to military service of farmers At May far mers in this especially those sltnateil In Yarmouth and the east ern section are protesting strongly agaipst the new military service A petition is being circulated in Yar mouth and will to the accompanied by a depu tation asking that the government re HEAD OF Cl consider the recent step Sore on May the new presi dent of the Canada Mamifacturers says I have not had time to st application of the budget to differe interests but in a general way tlie in ance minister has brouirht forth n measure that will commend itself to the people The manufac turers only nsk that In cases where good profits to war unulitions havA been made and the money put into extension of the business the in the taxes should not be so ns nf stoiiffvlllu to the number cripplethe new and it is un the consumer receives his derstood a report ou the condition of vicinity of Stonffvlllo to the number of attended u hastily summoned meeting in the town hall to consider the new orderineouncll amending tlie Service Act and its rela tion to All the speakers On pipe tobaccos the increase will bo the building is biing irom in to 80 cents a pound varying i Soldiers are returning to Alberta siccordhiK to This will proj at the rate of Sol per Ami as bably mean about flvecents Increase i with the exception of the sani tiie cost of the ordinary i tarium for lung cases at noi Tax on has been done towards caring ProbaMy the new tax which will hit for any these men south ot Cal1 COUIlcil is heaviest In Lcthoridge is the UP per i It appears now as if the south j Ask to on the selling price of automo were to receive some j strntford May many LethbrMge men have Qf hllndred farmers from all parts going to Edmonton for DIP rnnntv were who charged that the government treated promises made by them as if they were scraps of were ready to do their it was impossible to keep production up if the orderin It is estimated that 000 worth of automobiles were sold in hethbrldgs in A ten per tax on such a volume of busi ness would mean that this district would contribute to the cof been going in mr Perth county and besides the expense bemsl meetlng this morning and pre the county the men are a long way from The Herald understands that there fers of the Dominion if the same vol is very little likelihood of the barracks becoming available nine of auto business were done this I Police On tije ordinary car the for military hospital it he crease will be from to The ing rumored that the ranks of the Ford will lake a will be filled np with Bf of the higher priced cars a petition asking the council to protest against taking farmers sons for military service under the new The council will take some action along the lines will increase their selling price SHOO to Phonographs and gramophones will increase in prhte from to Altogether the new are being figured out today by the man on the strike closer home than any taxation yet with Tlie possible exception of income tax and that the force willbe kept up to The demand of the Grand Trunk railway freight employed at for a wage increase from 2ti to 30 cents hourly has beer referj red to the Government to appoint an j arbitration Over 100 men are imposed last year for first TrainYour System through the to act na at a fixed time everv The best habit in me world is the habit of Take one pill regularly more only if necessary until you Then you can1 stop taking them without trouble or This has been the gdodhealthrule for fifty Small Pill Small Dose Small Price A f T f P m m the Try PALLID rLiirLt CARTERS IRON PILLS Brave Negro Saved Prominent Woman And Her Baby and 1 Others An Atlantic May of the steamer City of Athens which was sunk in a collision with a French cruiser in a fog off thp Delaware coast yesterday morning with a loss of 66 related here today many of heroism on the part of the crews including of the two There were1 13f ness profits tax in the higher reach es perhaps tends to impair industries which be maintained In a strong position in the national inter especially with a view to taking care of labor after the twentyfour United States on board the steamer which was bound from Xew York for with a cargo of stuffs and general merchandise on Brav Florence Pickhard wife of a New York real estate whose XYinchell is president of the Meroier told today how her that of her twoyearold baby and two others were saved through the brav ery of a negro fireman of the City of 1 saw a she but no one was paying any attention to except a United States marine who lifted the baby into the 1 was able to climb in with his aid when the Pagan preached on the For Everyone present showed their appreciation for the ser vice by their close attention and words of In his Introduc tion he rapped at the Christian who entered the plays and other questionable say ing they eouM not enter into these tilings and come out as pure as they Here he drove Home the truth with a very fitting In his lie most prac tical cases where borrowed their religion instead of petting it for many a hus band borrows his wifes religion say ing my wife has sufficient religion to raise the children right and get them in in good but the husband does not neecl Here he paid his tribute to this kind of a Then another class was the man who borrowed his religion from the lodge saying he was a member of the lodge and that good enough for and not one lodge has the authority to promise you salvation but the lodge men make you better citizen if you will live up to its teach but it has no The last class he spoke was the class who borrower religion from the deathbed This is the person will not accept Christ now but wants to have a good on his death bed will re pent shd pray for The folly of this is that not one sure of any warning and lite may be taken within a Notice that this is taken from a touching song that ought to make anyone Coming to the end of the To night the subject will be The His tory of a Hosiery Stock and Monday WOULD BE IMPRACTICABLE For three days we will offer what we have left in Cotton or 7 Pairs for May inter im reports of the committee trade after the wan of which steamer toppled and my grasp on the Balfour ot Burleigh is gunwale I caught up the baby says as the ship sank under the swirling When I came choking j and almost unconscious from this wa with my little one in my we were directly underShe bows of a j A man whom I afterward learned was Jjmes lifted the baby from my When I regained I found my self in the lifeboat covered with a piece of canvas whicli I wrapped around the After that Wallace rescued one marine and a That brave negro deserves a heros We were the lifeboat for about Single 25c Any general prohibition of to present enemy coun tries after the war would bs impracticable and inexped GAVE HER two hours before we were picked up by the crew of the French CHILD VINOL TOTHEHUDSONSBAY It BuiU Him Up and Made Him Strong This is made up mostly of Childrens and Misses sizes in black and They will all be gone Sat urday Get Nelson SHERLOCK BLOCK THIRD SEVENTH I UttU boy i was in a emaciated condition and had a cough we had The Hudsons Bay store was lro1 to keep him out of school for a fusely decorated today with flags and i Nothing seemed to help him until junting on the outside and with greens j yinol was and the and flowers inside on the occasion on of the M8th anniversary of the grant ing of the charter to the famous old concern which Is so bound up with tlie early history of Canada and the devel opment of he happy re turns of the day was the greeting to Manager Smith and his assistants on the part of the hundreds of shop pers whij are visit ing the store for tlie General Cleanup For The Next Ten Days 46 Last years styles in beautiful Poplin and Silk will be offered at exactly Half See these for wonderful Dresses for Dresses for Dresses for ALSO 24 RAINCOATS In plain blue and fawn worth Clean Up Fancy Silk Raincoats on sale at worth up to 3 DOZEN LADIES WAISTS Slightly Worth to Our Clean Up Price 3 DOZEN WHITE SKIRTS At clearing 50c 2 DOZEN BLUE SERGE SKIRTS Clearing C CA OneThird less than usual All Remnajits and Short Clearing 18c NEW ARRIVALS BY EXPRESS Ladies White and Grey High Top Shoes Ladies Brown Russian Calf High at Ladies Poplin and Canvas Ladies Poplin High Cut at Also ladiesVoile very special Ladies Crepe de Chine Waists at INSPECTION INVITED E HILL MORE THAN SATISFACTORY NUJOL STANDARD OIL COMPANY New Jersey NEW Dear Sirs 1take pleasure in advising you that the relief I have obtained from the use of Nujol is far more than what is ordinarily termed For years before sending you my order for a trial bottle of Nujol 1 habitually used destructive pink pills due to the fact that through lack of proper exercise 1 wa continually constipated and o sufferer from other ailments known to result only from irregular I havetaken three bottles of and ever siftce I finished the first bottle my bowel action has been as regular as the rising and my general physical condition is now as good as can be wished In my opinion Nujol is a scientific cure for constipation and its countless other resultant 1 earnestly recommend January Yours Name on ENTER A PECUil Joe Kong and How Yee have start ed action in the Supreme Court against of the KetUtw Trading each claiming in a peculiar Ac cording to the statement of crfiini which filed by Harris and Pal mer on behalf ot the two ilu who is the chairmanof i hi village eounrii uf ilie village of 01 01 iibtKt AfliJ niuli chmnge it made in him remark It has built him up and mada him strong so his cough is almost entirely We can not recom mend Vinol too highly Mothers o ailing children are asked to try this famous cod liver and iron tonic on our guar Children love to take HIGINBOTHAM Lethbridge Also at the best druggists in all Alberta WOMANS STATEMENT WILL HELP Dont dread constipation but dont neglect Its the poisonous root of scores of serious DO exactly what this man did bring back regular bowelhabits with Nujol gives you the quick relief you want without the Uast griping or Thousands tyiow it is the safest for the body cannot absorb Quit using harmful pills and Nujol makes you regular as Start usirtg it ABSOLUTELY HARMLESS There are no in only Nujol Manufactured by STANDARD OIL NEW JERSEY HAYONNE NVJOL 11 NEVER SOLD III IULK If your drujigiit haant ne fur wine la Canadian Selling CHARLES YOE SON Montreal NEW JERSKV RED CROSS DRUG BOOK MCCAFFREY KENNY AULIN J HIGINBOTHAM HEDLEY DRUG I hated cooking because whatever I ate gave inc HOIIP stomach and a bloated 1 drank water and olive oil by tlin Nothing helped until 1 tried simple buckthorn as mixed in Because it flushes the aNTIJUS uowel tract completely relieves ANY CASK sour KM or con1 stipatUin and prevents Tfle INSTANT action IB Higlnhoiham drug Aclvcriisonifiit A Porlor nailed ull icqueit constipation ;