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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 4, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta horn 1ago ttidefstood what he in pan nnd We can arrange all thnt we have 4 and can go in the town ami tftlk the uecessnry v What will he the price We have only ono thous and roubles Pahom did not nmierstntul How many arres will that make he do not know how to replied the Our price is for thr As much as you can walk around in one dny is yours that is our way measur and the price is ono thousand Inhom was That will he a grout he ono can make a wide circuit in a The Klder It will be all on one that if you do not return on the same day to the place you started yon forfeit your Hut how will 1 know where to go We shall remain on the spot where you start youv will go nnd make the circuit and our men will fol low on Wherever you tell them they will plant after wards we shall plough It from pole to You can make me circuit as wide as you like only you must re turn before sunset spot you start What you encirJe is to lie Pahom and decided to start They chatted a drank tea and ate more mut and in the evening Pahorn was iut on a feather the Bashkirs promising to be ready at daybreak at the place agreed Pahom stretched himself out on the feather but could not Jlc was thinking about the land and what he would do with The promised land indeed he can eas ily make a circuit of thirty The days are long andf there ought to be thirty thousand acres in Then I shall be beholden to no i can buy two teams of hire a couple of workmen and cultivate the best using the rest for lie was unable to go and only just before dawn managed to snatch a few Hardly had he fallen asieep when he had a He dreamt he was lying in the same tent and that he heard someone out side Wishing to find out who it he went out and saw the Elder with both hands on his stom sitting and laughing with all as Pahqm him to ask what he as laughing he thafet was not the El der but the merchant who had stop ped at his house and told him about the As he was about to ask him when he had come he saw that it was the merchant no but a peasant who had rested at his house And he too and became a NTevil with horns and who sat there Pa thought What can he be look ing and laughing at He went to wards him and saw a man lying on with only a shirt and drawers and as white as a As he examined him more closely he hfmseuiHe work Queer he and looked He saw the day light breaking andknew it must be time to start and wake the Pahom roused his workman and told him to harness up then went to wake the It is time to he They and the Elder Again they drank and want ed to offer Pahom but refused If we are it is we were on our The Bashkirs got mounted tueW horses and Pahom and his workman following in his waien they arrived at the steppe the day was to They ascended a took out tfteir teams and formed a The El der pointed out the land to All this is he Pahoms eyes rich level as the palm of your hand Wherever there was a the variety of vegetation was still and the grass stood as high as your The Elder took off his fur cap and placed it on the top of the Here is the he Put your money on YouV man will stay here start from here and return all you encircle is Pahom took out the placed it 011 the took off his tight ened his put his bag of bread in his breast fastened a brandy flask to his pulled up his boots and prepared to startle was puzzled to decide which direction he had better take the land looked good U makes no dif he I will go to wards the spot where the sun He turned towards the east and waited until it should appear above the to lose no time and it is easier to walk when it is The mounted Bashkirs also clirnb ed the hillock and placed themselves behind As soon as the sun show ed Pahom started on his jour the horaemen He walked leisurely at After he had done three miles he had a pole As he went on he Increased his A mile more and another pole was He glanced at the sun the hillock was in sight and the people on Pahom guessed that he had travelled three miles lie went again and did another three miles It was Ho elanred oncemore at the sun and saw that it was time to think about A of the day is past and there four be is too early to turn let mo pull off my He sat took them started again now he travelled with eftMfr Three more and I shall turn tothe This is a fine spot It would be a pHy to leave The farther go the better U And so he continued to walk straight he Ippjcecl at the hillock it was scarcely visible the people on It looked like have walked JUough in this direction and must turn I am hilt aud He raised his flask drank a u pole lo be planted and As be weir in the ftrana the sun find he became more and more weary Looking at the sun ho saw that U tfasnne dinner hour ho ftte some bread but did not stop to If I sit 1 should bi likely to He down and fall lie Ho stood atlll n then started on At first he walked more easily tho food had strengthened hut it wris very hot nnd he was very hot nnd An hour to beah a lifetime to live ho He did about six miles in this and ho was about jto turn to the left he noticed a rich moist It would he too bad to leave this out flax would irow finely and he stili kept He took in tho had a pole and hor turned the second the people on the hillock were scarcely 1 have made the sides too he thought I had better make this one It was almost noon by the and had only done a mile on the third side still nine remained as Although my property will not be I take to make a j direct line and not take iu any I liaVfeqnlte enough as it And he aimed straight for the He was His feet his gait unsteady he would have likefl to but did not dnre lest he might not be able to reach the hill by The sun did not wall it began to as if someone were hurrying Have I miscalcul ated and taken in too much i thought What if I am late It la still far and 1 am 1 must exert He started to run his feet were yet he kept and still it was far He threw away his I have been greedy and lost he thought Icannot reach the place before But still kept His shirt and drawers stuck to his body his mouth was parched Allows seemed to blow in his chest his heart beat violently and his feet scarcely supported He thought no more of only thought was of his He did not want to die and yet he could not If I give up after running so they will call me a He heard the yells and hoots of the Their shrieks made his heart beat He ran with wan ing while the setting sun approached the edge of the Only little more He saw the people on the hillock waving their hands nnd urging him on hei saw the fur hat with the money ly ing on and the Elder Seated on i the holding on to his stomi He remembered his I have plenty of but shall I ever live on it I am he thought and still kept He glanced at the sun it looked and and had al most reached edge of the hori zon was He reached the had Pahorii was in All is he Then it flashed upon that though he could not see the snn from it was still visible from the He ran As he reached the he saw the There it Then lie slipped and As he did he reached the hat with his Well done said the You own much Pahoms workman ran towards him and was about when he saw blood pouring from his Pahom was The crouching on the ground and holding on to his was laughing At last he lifted a shovel from the ground and tossed it to Pahoms Bury he The Bashkirs started off and rode tahoms workman He dug a grave six feet just long enough for and buried PIG CLUBS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS April To the Alberta Registered Swine The undersigned is endeavoring to organize for the Department of Agriculture a number of pig clubs for boys and girls throughout the Already a large number of places have asked for these but weare finding great difficulty in securing a sufficient number of weaned sows to meet the de We would like to distribute these small weaned approxi mately shf to eight weeks from about May aOth to June 35th and like to hear from any or all of the swine breeders of the Province with regard to such pigs that jnay be for breeds asked for by the clubs that have been visited so far are as follows China and Hamp We might add that what we want is registered or stock that Is eligible for registration and such stock as will eventually make first class brood HOWL At present we can secure all the grade pigs that the i clubs are calling I Will those who have weaned sown I that will be ready for delivery be tween liflth and June 15th kind ly communicate with the undersign ed at stating exact date of birth of together with price F shipping In all cases crates must be supplied by the ship v On account of the se curing a sufficient number of pigs we cannot organize this yearany more pig clubs than tluose that have already applied for and in the case of these it may be impossible to meet all the demands we ars doing our utmost in this if this same work is carried out next then the points that desire ami uiat fan bfi properly cared for will ceive attention at the proper time e All Right ily Proofs Count Mote Miles Per Gallon More Miles on Tires Motor Cars 5Passengtf Roadster 1045 with Alt l Weather Top 120ft Sedan i66 Town Car 1670 All frtcti Wire wkwlt rtialir eqiipmtai tad Town Cu r R Any maker may claim for his product all the qualities there That is His He may even think his claims are You read the to you know that as a are not over modest in that i If you believe them they all make In your that theory doesnt v I Maxwell is We never claim anything we cannot proved i As a matter Df fact we never have claimed anything for this Maxwell that hat not already proved in public test and under official Maxwell claims are not therefore claims in the ordinary are state ments of They in every matters of official record attested under For example The famous NonStop run was made Maxwell every minute under observation of the That still a worlds worlds record of That particular test proved about all that anyone could ask or desire of a motor Among other things it still stands the worlds long distance speed Just days and nights without a at an averagespeed of miles perhour And not by a by a stock model Maxwell listing at will recall perhaps that a famous high highpriced six in a continental trip made 28 miles average over a period of five days and eleven Now compare those two of less than six the other of 44 You know was the greater test Is there any comparison on grounds either of speed or endurance Proves you to pay more than to obtain all the qualities youx desire in a motor you select a For that Maxwell NonStop run was not on a trapk but over rough country roads and thr6ugh city of all kinds of to t v So certain were we of the the Maxwell at the end of that great we announced that at the stroke of eleven on a certain the car would stop in front of the City for the Mayor to break the Five seconds after he had pulled the switch plug and stopped the motor after the 44 days and nights continuous she was started again and off on a thousand mile jaunt to visit various Maxwell How is that for of action That incident brought a storm of applause from the assembled thousands Hill Maxwell holds practically every record worth especially in the West where the real hills The Mount Wilson and onehalf feet taken by a stock Two months ago a 12cylinder car beat that record by two days stock Maxwell Went out and beat that 12cylinder record by thirty seconds I Pretty close going for such a distance and such a it So MaxWell still holds the Mount Wilson Ready to defend it against all comers at any stock Maxwell against any stock or special t a matter of official Others may Thousands of Maxwell owners throughout the country on the same day averaged miles per gallon of s Not dealers or factory mind but of driving their own Nor were they new contest was made by and 17 many of which had tens of thousands miles of years Nor could they choose their own road or weather kinds were encountered in the various sections of the Good roads and country and mountainous and sunshine and and And the average was miles per gallon Theres economy for And under actual average driving laboratory But that isnt The greatest achievement of this Maxwell was in its showing of speed and reliax bility and economy all in the same In that 44 NonStop though given to either speed or it still remains a fact of oifficial Record that the Maxwell averaged miles per gallon and 25 miles per Now you know that speed that economy tests are usually made at thinmixture You know too that you can obtain economy of fuel by building and adjusting for that one x you can get by building for Any engineer can do But to obtain that combination of speed and economy with the wonderful reliability shown in that 44days NonStop car must be a fc ;