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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, MAY is, 1920 TIIE- 'HP.mnfiE-n.vfrv HERALD PAQE.ELEVEN..'. Enterprise Gets Two Tractors Leihbridge Streets Too Bad for Cross-Country Trip Accomplished. Our Own Correspondent) TABER, May A rising de- mand fop the email tractor was the cause of a rather novel motor trip In this district this week. The Ford Garage here, having two tractors on order, was vnabta get iMpment in good time, and after some effort finally located tvvo at Macleod. Two of Us auto mechanics were dispatched to that cave of the wlrtds, aptt ceedetl to drive the tractors across country; was left Behind at 5 o'clock Wednesday, evening, and party "put" up at Monarch for the nlglit; leaving at about nine next morning. Leihbridge was reached at and about 1 o'clock the trac- tors were headed for Taber arriv- ing here all. safe and sound, _- The tractors Is passing through Lethbrldge' were forced to' make use of alleys and bnck streets, and traveled to Taber at a distance of about two miles from the rail- road. As a rule the roads proved In good the chief ance, being from the raw wind, but' hthen you know, enterprise overcomes difficulties In spite of everything, and we absolutely mu'st get that'crop In to feed the starving millions. Men Good Roads Boosters Southern California Boasfs the Largest Automobile zation in World Today. LOS ANGELES, May California now boasts the largest'mo- toring organization iu the world, Ing prectdeiice over Ur'eal Britain, HOW DO YOU PARK YOUR, CAR AT CURB? 0- DoaX bs a hog. Many a motorist bafc been greatly In- the driver who deliberately Ms chiuo iQlo a space just vacated by two machines In such a loamier that- it is impossible for another machine, to get iu. Tlieu there Is, .tio amateur -t Kpiorlst will invariably jiarK his car' parallel to tho curb when Is enpposed to run it In. at ail angle. Parking 'fatif.tles dowii town are meagre enough without hav- THE contains Gluiert Proiein content of cw on. iKc markef Authentic records, show old motor have travelled In; excess SOO.Oiy) mjles, mofo'Ujan stx times around tHe world. the distance 'China take, place ago'of and .the wlsh'es of lie; contriotlng: parties tire not con- sulted.'' Under.'ijo 'jnay a girl breakott: her "betrothal, arid It .is hojt; ah. for kill themscives-rather1 than ho forced Into matrltaonyj Doctors Give Up His Case of Eczema recovery of apery tick man Tlili 11 one cf the many ttrittnE iloriM we urt p u hliihioff of what D, D. D. prefers pticn El accomptliliiaf' amoqa" Canadian Casei from Tour own neighborhood will be Kst on application. "I wai laid np ill winter with (as edema. 1 tried etery doctor la reach. Both hsadf, armi and left tomy were a tirM. I have uteu KTeral of D. D. and am irell of the. terrible diteace. D. D. ii certainly ctieap after the Mer- cer, Ft, Burvrelh Out, TAe frtt drop of D. D. V. and UA tl 9ont. Tfoar moneT back if the flut bottle doel not relieve you. ft bottle. Try U. D. D 5cap, too. ing precedence over ureat. Urltaln, which previously'heM tho record, cording lo an varinouncenicut made yesterday, Some statistics issued for the first lime by officials., of tho Automobile Club or Southern California show that Iha automobile, owners of (ho southern part of the slate, to tho number of have, banded themselves to- gejhor in the cause of sign-posted high- ways andi'farr.ielislaUoa., i V List This number eclipses thai of.. any ottfr slngld'a'utojcirganlziifioff ii the world: The figures1 niadoj public yes- tfrday California's c-luh arc they lo. what exlent autoniohl'lo own- ire .willing prtivliling con- eorted actloni In favor of road bond .posts and-auto (raps. In -February of isit the -auto club had members. On July 11, 1919. It hail and on that date its president, Fred L. Baker, of Los Angeles, issued a call for mem- bers by the end of Iho year. So en- thusiastlc was tho response oil the part of thoso who already were I lUoiiiberB and that by January of 1920 there were'' 30.320 nolorists enrolled under the club ban- ner.. Ing to coulcud with this form c- A SIMPLE COVER FOR SHORT TRIPS I2L SMn Disease "p Stands Unique In addition Its gigantic mem- bership, the southern California or- ganization Is unique {n. the extent ,tn which H; .provides service for- 'its membera: and for aiitp own- ers. It bas led America in the cam- paign against automobile thieves It doesn't require au elaborate, ex-', pehshre.'.camp kit to tha long- ing for i -week ot "hitting the road." A simple Bholtw that can see eer- j'ril summers usage, is S-ounco canvas gewed together to make a sheet about 12 by JO feet, it can be made walerproof by tho following treatment: Dissolve two pounds of alum In four gallons ot told water. Soak the canvas Iu tills for a day. Wring lightly and put into a solution of half a pound of sugar of lead dis- solved in Cour quarts of boiling water gallons of cold water. it five or eii hours, Uica wring light- ly and dry. This sheet of canvas and about 30 feet ot clothes line -Kill bo ton! enough lor anyone. Tie tho lino belween two trees about four feet from the ground. Put aboul seven feet of tfco canvas on the ground over a bed of dried graes. leaves or straw. Throw It over tho clothes line and bring the loose end back to the corn- ers ou tho ground. Have the canvas ted with, gaskets and tie (be corn- rs back to a couple of small Elakes, id crawl under. Slake tho sides down over the raw bed. The ends can be plnued hut with, large safety pins if the ght is cold. It you ivant an open icltor for a loosen and raise the top corners of your canvas and (trees, or over' poles which you can stretch thetu at the desired height cut alons the way and back small' with clothes line running to nearby stakes as1 guy lines. Splendid. Scenic Portions of Michigan and Ontario To Be Reviewed This Summer. It is. significant that the Interna- tional tour of the Michigan association is altmcting nation-wide attention. The lour will start from Detroit Vate in the afternoon of July 14 and close there on. Jnly 29, after traversing a distance of Leading news- papers lu New York, Chicago, Seattle and other centres have commented at length upon the value and import- ance of the erpedition ns being one that will promote increased inleresl and a closer relationship between 4he United States and'Ontario. Oho of the speakers witl bo A. G. Batoheldcr, executive chairman of Iho American Automobile Association. Mr. the activities of tho accotnpanietl Iho 191S tour c-cf' charge of trained Michigan Pikes Associa- car in- and is thoroughly familiar with siirarice at coat-prices, nnd in extent I Michigan s splendid attractions p.ud are tnaXing them its toiirin'g-inforirialion and the 'he -roads which more accessible each year. road mapping, At the present lime the auto club's membership is increasing; at tho rate of the coining tour Ho be'rs' "drop. which 90 casterrjprs, who join the organization' during their stay in Cal- thus expressing their appre c'alion foi theVoik INTEREST 'TOMOTOriSTS rfThe tnerage, length i of life of an aulonlobile is Six and olehalf years. Yho titki, unftuma'ic flip ejer put itraCtical" ago. Prom ISM to ISlfi pra'ctlcalty all avallable''motor vehicWs in Finland were disposed of to for war purposes. The first' patent was granted In tho United- Statesr for a gas compres- sion engine- for propelling road ve- hicles on 5 IfiT J '--.V Gasolino and lubricating -oils -in Morocco. may bo purchased at prac- tically' the same prices as' In. most European countries. "I do not know-of any other move meht' that 'could "have such far-reach as Hhis tour promises cm. .ias innumerable natural at _ tractions that are unsurpassed any where in the country. Few Opportunities And no more pro- gressive- m construction of gooc are essential to develop uient of the ideal lake resorts am Kcalth retreats: tour will scrv to bring tho people of Michigan on Canada into a closer relationship anr wiireslablish a'lanriag h'atiit that iril eventually hVing Into the' slate thou sands ;'of tourists every seaion. "An the route to be traversed will enabl Canadian travellers not only to tra picturesque section of thei own country, but lead them acros the border into the United States TV 111 a choice of two well-established high ways ;whose scenic beauties.are ut equaled, enable a circling of tho flat and opportunities to visit 'Michigan' principal resorts and cities." O.' Ihe miles to bo traverse 574 will be through .Michigan and 78 Ihrough Ontario. One of tbo.entei lainnient features h tho foil 5S-picce band of tho 'For Motor Company. And not less dis- tinctiv'o will be tlio celebrated Fon Motor Company of 'Canada's mal quartet, which is declared to b'a o.' tho finest vocal organizations i that country. Tho organization of tho tour i practically complete, It is that there will be approximately 35 men in the party, who will travel I ubout 60 passenger automobiles v motor trucks will carry the equi menL >Vo women are permitted i accompany the lour. Arrangements have been mado fo a complete history of the lour in m tion pictures by tlie Ford Motor Con pany's staff, which will ho exhibile internationally aiten.tho close, ol th tour. delicious plain Chocolate T An Evening Dress in the Kitchen ii eul oJ place. But MACARONI i'i so liriiplc and easy to ptspaie that you couiti west an evening dtesi while tooking MACARONI, in inr one ot.lls hundred ind mote different recipes ii a builder of health and strength. .A Pu'c "heal ptoduClr fieller'than btead, -Weal, eggs more nourishing. il fay pacUaiTh A food for (he hungry from yoar (Srocer -rich or poor Onfario Dealers -'Drive From Factories lo Salesrooms Situation. One o( tho fnctors which ,Is hoi --jg up delivery of automobik-3 ar trucks, especially in tho province west and east of tho'grca '.i-tnge of fltiloniobii6 .ffeigiit-car nadlan railways own 'approximat ly cars of this unil, co sidcring (ho time which is consume before Iheso -cars reach ihcir lion after being londot wltli1 autora biles for points as far as tbo Pact' and Atlantic coasts of the Dominlo nnd tho lime 1o return lo tho fa torlc-R in Oniario, this number h; been .nltoeetbc-r inadetiuato to (ran port the nutos that arc awaiting shi rnent at Iho factories. To relievo tho situation in Onlari deolnra from the different cittos ai taking a dozen or more, chairffeti: with them fliroct to Ilio fabfories ar driving tho cars which tjicy have hf- On order to tholr sfilGsroorag, (lay the laal throe wcoks long proce sions of It Five been lea ing tho automobilo factories In Tn onto, .Oshawa, Chatham, Brochvll and pnlrita'jn fliffere: parts of the provinco. Upland Coffee jrtrmin coel, Ay plintatioas, Is rich m those qualities wiudt give tlje wonderftil fragrance ami Enraur S E AL, BRAND tfrt perfect Coffee. Blcmkd KcH roasted and put into air-ti'ght Its gootJnest UK! eihit- tromt salad safe Groonj and Gne-ground, In I and 2-IK, tins. At good dealers rmywHcre. Wriu MPctfcct Co Perfectly frte on twutjt, THjNK OF HOW MUCH YOU. DEPEKD ON YOUR BATTERY It Is one of tho mosl vital features of your motoring. On it you depend for the "whiiz and whirrs" that starts your car, as well as. for the brilliance of tho lights marking your iiigbt path. For safety's sake, if for nothing else you should insist on v> T STARTING S. LIGHTING j "It is quality In every inch and ounce, embodying thirty-two years' experience In Iho manufacture storage all purposes. Every feature of it is thoroughly service proved and its performance is backed up by the reputation of tlie lamest maker of storago batteries in the world. "Exide" Service will meet every need of every make of. starling and lighting battery. EXIDE SERVICE STATION J.D.THOMPSON THIRD AVE. S, Mr. Car Owner What you have in this city Tlie very best of'tire surgeons, the finest-o( molds and the largest shop in the Province. In retreading we can the Diamond, Double Boss, Grove Commercial and Plain Treads. We have the world's greatest process-in.retreading.' We also sell all makes of new: tires. City Vulcanizing Shop J. SCHULTZ, MANAGER, SUCCESSORS TO R. R RITCH.IB Why You this Canadian-Made Sedan this- Summer TT THEN it is Hot you ride in the shade.' The thick, permanent top screens off the sun, while its sides shut out the dust or let m the breeze and give clear view always. behind the shelter of its storm-tight body. When roads are Triplex Springs carry you smoothly over the bumps. See this Overland Four-Door Sedan now, while it is possible to get immediate delivery, P. M. McKINNON Lcthbrdge. phone 740 Cardsttm Dealer: LYLE HOLLAND Head Office and Factories! Willys-Overland Limited, Toronto, Canada Branches Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg and Rcgina ;