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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 10, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE TWELVE TIIE LEtViBRTDGE DAILiY IIEnALD MAKING 14-INCH SHELLS. [I FORCOLlABm 0! Ladies' and Girls' 8 and 10 inch White Pcplin Shoes at lowest prices. We have ful! assortment of White Canvas Shoes in both iiibber asd leather soles. ^ See our iins of Kiddies' Shoes. We save j c:-. .-r.c--.ey in Kiddies' Shoes. ! WOMEN IN MEDICAL COURSES IN McGILL Monlmil. May 10.-McGill l"nivpr-siiy let down the biU's to women 1 so far as to admit them to the study I Gi" medicine and dentisti'y. The ror-IJt'i'iition of McGill nnnouncod Ihl3 yes-tor>iay. It Is stipulated that this worn-I on who are to be admitted to these j rmirsps must have taken a degree in �arts from a recognized university or ; must take the double-course of B.A. i and M.D.. or B.Sc. at McC.ill University I or havp takeii the first and second ' years in arts at McGill. PARLIAMENT OF ' RLmANIA DISSOLVED Amslordam. May 10.-The Kuman-ian parliament has been dissolved by ! royal decree, according to a dispatcli ' flora Biicliarest. Xmv elections have ; been ordered and the new parliament i will convene on June 17. Ottawa. May 10.--Sir r.eorgo Fontor fiMbmittod a bill to the hoiiso this morning amending the liayllRht Savings Art. The purpose of the amend-mont Is to Insure that the time shall not'be advanced more than one hour beyond standard time In each province. Mewburn Denies This Major Qenornl .Mewliurn rose to a question of prlvllcKo in regard to a statement which, he said, had nppoar-ed In the Ottawa t'lflzen and was copied In other papers In which hU name was referred to In ronnci'llon with the appointment of Colonel 11. H. liRbntt on the board of pension commissioners. Colonel L'abatt. Geiiornl Mow-burn said, was not his brother-in-law and his appointment was made in 1918 before Major General Mewburn became a member of the present gov-ornraont. "I wish to state," Major General Mewburn added, "that I had nothing to do, directly or IndlrecJIy. with Colonel Lnbatt's appointment, al though I remember when he was offered the appointment he informed mo of the fact and 1 advised him not to take It because ho Had a large private business and I thouKht the strain would be too much f(u- him." Major General Mewburn added that Colonel Labatt served through the Northwest rebellion us a private and was one of the most experienced Canadians officer*. I Reld Not In It Sir Robert Borden remarked that the Hon. J. D. Reld. minister of ratl-wayK.liad nothing to do with the appointment of Colonel Labatt to the board of pension coinmissioucrs. Sir Wilfrid Laurier asked if an po-portunity would be given the house to discuss the question.. Sir Robert replied that; the question of Colonel Labatt's pension was before the pensions committee. Opportunity would bo given to discuss the matter in the house Inter. Colonel Currlo corrected a state-' ment which appeared in press reports of his speech on tl\c budget. He was reported as saying ''there had been a careful avoidance of placing a tax on Canadian made goods." This. Colonel Currle added, was the reverse of what he had said. \ Ofits Judgtnent tn Stilt Against Tlie OgilViej Milling , " Company : Judginonl has teen bnntjcd, down by Hid lldnor, Judge Jaoksou, in a case .of r'. Peopled Forum 11 Communications untior this heading must bear the signatures o� the writers. GROCETERIA Here lies the secret for the thrifty house-wife-'-cutting down delivery expenses hy carrying away your own goods and hy so doing, getting the bene^t of reduction in price. The Qroceteria is proving a success. Come and see for yourself and you will he satisfied. Satisfaction unconditionally guaranteed. We Open on Saturday, May I AT COALHURST WHY REMOVE ANY ELEVATORS? Lethbrldge, May" nth. 191S. The Editor. LethbVIdgo Herald: Dear Sir^-In 'yoiriiteditorial in last night's Herald you mention the high cost of lumber and labor which militates against house building, etc. you al3o mention the fact that Lethbridge is in need of an Interior Storage Elevator to meet Uie requirements of the premier grain-producing district of Sunny Southern Alberta.. I quite agree,with you, ^iijl yet >V8 have the strange anoinaly of the Columbia elevator ot I.,eth9rtflge being dismantled by the Alberta Pacific Elevator Co., and going tojbe erected elsewhere. If ever there was a case of waste of labor, surely we have it here. It a little town like Boisevain in Manitoba can boast ot fifteen elevators and use, them, too, surely Lethbridge, in the centre of this great wheat growing district, can use three. What is the Lethbridge local of tho U. F. A. thinking about? Why haven't they bought It? Here right In our city Is S. S. Dunham, one of the ablest and most active members the T'.P.A. organization has ever had. Can ho tell us anything about It? How about it .Mr. Dunham? n. J. SMEJTHURST. i THE E. ]. TICKNER GO. " iSth Street, Opposite Ellison Mills ' DOES NOT EXPLAIN IT Editor of Tho Herald. Dear Sir,-The man first entrusted with tho grading of tho Lethbridge Y'� financial road was ignorant of level dealing and so headed them for a deep declivity the only, remedy for which was a subsequent bridging of tho gap; the completion of this bridge you now term "war exigencies" in your explanation of the approiu'lation of the money now being raised for tho Y. M. C. A. war huts at the front. To strengthen your explanation you use the method ot Adam In Eden', "Calgary and others are doing It." For the same kind of stuff Ananias and Sapphira were carried -out feet first. In these days you may by Incantation and wand waving make straight that which Is crooked-In your mind-but don't blame Lethbridge if it does not mentally follow you-in this matter or in that of the $3000.00 over estimate on the tax Siile ads. ' There are limits to our docility but in cases of strategical retreat from Illogical positions wo are ever ready to forget. Try un, samij tis Slfton et al In now retiring from, their decision In re tho H..V.W..-\[.P. placates of. Western polnion. Jlut bear thi.K In mind, the "Y" has for a good long time been casting about for a ready made side wind; they think they're got It. What! nOBERT SAGE.. -"Wliosoever bathes his soulin the waters ! ' of great music is made strong again." These are stirring-strenuous times when every Innocent diversion that can give us a mental holiday should be taken advantage of. It is true efficiency to do so. Don't think you are doing your duty by looking glum and serious. It is patriotic to laugh--to cheer your soul:-to fee! at your best-to enjoy the uplifting sweep of the great music of the ages as placed in youi home by the Grafonola Send iiomc records to your mldicr. Tkert i3 a Coluitihia Grafonola in /iw Y.M.C.A. or Kniahts of dUumbiia Unt, PROHIBITION IN B.C. Victoria, ii.c. May !).-'."According to reports reaching the.office of Prohibition " ('ommissloner Flndlay today, a partliil return ot Infractions of the provisions of the Britisli Columbia Prohibition Act during the month of April already total sUfy cases, six convictions resulting lu the �ix month prison term. The total amount received In fines from the balance of tlio oases ' I'eacUed $2,050; Sales at the Victoria store  for the month of April amounted to $93a and nt tho Vancouver store lor the K^n\T period, la.oL'S. This great musical instrument has many imitators-some cheap, some expensive-but all dear in the point of service as compared with the original Columbia Grafonola. In finish of cabinet-in perfection and smoothness of motor-in tonal beauty--in the exclusive Columbia tone control leaves- the Grafonola remains indubitably master. :  Priced from $24 to $300 In oak and mahogany-you are sure to find the ;Graf<^nola yoy .want. Any one you choose will be a superb musical instrument. And any , Columbia dealer will -gladly tell you all about. \ them and play many records for you-whether you are ready to buy at the time or not. 7V�i//Co