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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - November 6, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta WKDNKSDAY. NOVKMBKR 0, 101R THE LtiTHBHIDGK DAILY UEWMT) PAGE TIIREIi THAT SON-IN-LAW OF PA'S Pa Takes Vengeance, but on the Wrong Trombone. By Wellington AH-H? ffr UflSY T ^ET m HANDS ON >)' INSTRU.ottf-it O'TORTURE,'mAY THAT S'-V? YX-Wf) BEEN A-TOOTIN'OM Ft-:K IK t�^ST WEEK ? f "1 " \ S-t---- he'u- DO NO MORE TROMBONE PLAT IN' IN THIS HOUSE, BY i I W.rrHAYv', this is , PPOrT>.''.'AP/JOhBlGREAT tfombowe SOUOIST-AW-HAVE 7 ITOU SfcLN ANXTHlNN the HAUL. EET Bi'So A hOS'VALUABLE INSTRUMEN'-") EpF HE L05 FROi'i 7-15 MOUSE, I MU5' HOL' YOU RLSPON&IP-'-r. FOR. t-^ TEMPORARY CHANGE IK TRAIN SERVICE j Account. Influenza Epidemic cftec. I live 12 01 N'ovemlAr Unci, trair No. 511 from Medicine H:it to Calgari via 1,1''. ami AI il>-r:-ytli', wll run on Mondav. Wednesday and Fri day. No. f>2 from Calvary to Medicine Ha' via Aldcrsyde and LethhridRo will j run on Tuesdav. Thursduv, and Sat ! unlay. No. fil'2 from Edmonton to Calgan will rim daily oxcpt Sunday. No. r,.::t and 524 ljn;,c. more for shell liar- than for comiuer-; !�'. W. Ross. Jli'Mt.Oeai, and Vesey Bo-wel], SlOO.Ono. ALLIES TAKING IF Ottawa. Nov. 0.-The, war has cost f'nnadtt well over $1,000,000,001) up to date. This comprises accounts which have actually passed through tint finance department. It .does not include recent overseas expenditures, for which accounts have not yet been presented. War expenditure by the Dominion since August, 191-1, has been for the different flnanco years approximately as follows. 191-tir. .............$ fi0,7fi0,000 191,r,-|(! ............. 1�G,197,000 1916-17 ............. aOd,4XS,000 1917-18............ .. 343,8:15,000 Seven months to Oct. id, 191S............ 109,174.000 Total ..............$1,040,444,000 The expenditure for war purposes last month was $fi(>,:">]0,000 as compared with $ In October, 1917. It is explained, however, that the figures for last month Include' some overseas accounts which hud hnon delayed In tho mail. Revenue on consolidated fund account continues to increase. Last month It was $23,431,12.14, against; $18,241,lfifi for October, 1917. During the bovoh months ended Oct. 31, 191K, revenue was $164,414,lf!0. This compares with $14r>,719,()(>() the vevonuo for tho equivalent, period last year. Kxpendituro on consolidated fund account was In October, 1918, $19,(iS,,,-197; in October, 1917, $1 (i,459,!)(;r,, Tho total net debt of tho Dominion oil October 31, last, was $l,287,03.rv 009, tin increase during tho month ot $02,807.01(1. THE PRIZE WINNING POEM. Toronto, Nov. (i.-The Dominion Press News and Feature committee announces the award of first prize iu tho Victory l%) percent of tho tu.i-der. Should the contract bo awarded tho successful bidder shall bo roqulrod to execute a guarantee bond on an approved Surety Company to tho amount of twenty (20%) percent of tho contract. Tho cholines of tho unsuccessful contractors will vo roturnod within six dnys after the contract is awarded. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids or to waive any defect. Plans ami specifications, will be us-sued to applicants at tho I'rovlnciul Architect's Office, l'artlament Buildings,' Falmonton, on receipt of s\ deposit or ten. ($10.00) dollars which will bo refunded on return of plans, specifications und a bona fide tender. !,. ('. ClIARLIflSWOUTH. Deputy Minister of Public Works. Dated at Edmonton this 26th day October, 1918. Ad V L. A. H. Roosa Draying and Baggage Transfer > Day or Night Service to Any Train When Called. PHONE 1869 Residence 922 2nd Avenue South ^sJ ^ DO NT "| ;., - . FDR GET v^l THE WAR VETERAN 1 WHEN YOU HAVE A JOB TO OFFER I PIrhsb notify Sec'y Veterans' Club Phone 372 1. Fresh air requisite to the comfort and well being of patients, no matter how ill. 2. Rest in bed for three days after fiver has gone Is urged to prevent complications. Pneumonia cases should not. he kept in the same room with uncomplicated iullueiua cases. 4. Nourishing food at regular Intervals. ,r,. Plenty oi wntcr or lemonade. (i. (leneral unworrled service, avoid chattering, nagging or questioning anticipate wants of sickest patients, convalescents usually ask for what they wanl. Keep the patients in Isolated room in separata beds. Keep patient iu bed all of the time. (This means patient must not get up to go to the bathroom). Two or throe pillows arranged step fashion the lowest well under the shoulders will make breathing easier. Keep tho arms and shoulders well covered. Ventilate the room freely. At the outset, headaches and backaches aro frequent. Cloths (moist hut not dripping) to the head, changed frequently give some relief. Avoid anything that might cause the slightest chill, (hire of mouth; a mouth wit nil every few hours and cold cream to the Hps help to keep the mouth In a normal condition; If pat-lent is extremely weak, swab tho teeth carefully with moistened cotton applications three times daily. Coughing patlonts should keep mouth covered when coughing, paper napkins or throe thicknesses of toilet paper used only once, are safe und bettor than rags or handkerchiefs. Keep a smal'. paper bag pinned to bedside, within easy reach of patients band, to receive the usoil napkins. Change bug at least twice dally, or whonover it becomes half full. The invisible spray from tho mouth and none dicing coughing and sneezing is us dangerous aa visible oxpej-toratlou. ConvaluBcent patients can bo masked, weak putlouta are annoyed by tliem. FOOD Food-For the unhappy, feverish �0Mlent8, liquid diet, hot or cold, aa nllal | preferred, milk, lemonade, weak tea and coffee, broths. For convalescent patients not feverish, soft diet, gruels, cooked cereals, milk, jellies, soft boiled eggs, etc. Food may bo kept in a thermos bottle. Patients should drink some water when awake. PRECAUTIONS Precautions-All mouth waabes bath water, exetu. and uneaten Hqulii food should be thrown into tho toilet by the attendant. Al! hags, napkins, scraps of uneaten food, mouth swab, etc., should be wrapped in dean newspaper before bo-ing carried to the kitchen to be destroyed by burning. All linen, sheets, masks, towels, etc., should be submerged in a large kettle ot cold water in the sick room, or put in a pillowslip or laundry bag. This can be safely carried to tho kitchen stove and when contents have been boiled five minutes anyone may finish caring for the linen. When attendant cannot slop to wash her own hands, door knobs, faucets, etc., should bo protected by scraps of newspaper which may bo destroyed after each using. Attendants must bo constantly masked, must wear big all-over aprons in sick room, changing It to a different one iilways before entering any other part of the house. Attendant must keep facilities for washing her own hands, soap, nail brush ami paper towels in clean place nnd never touch the patient or patients utensils without afterward cleansing her own hands thoroughly. Running water is better and safer than a basin of weak disinfectant kept for the bands alone. Everything used for tho patient should be kept separately from the i supplies for tho rest of the household. This moans dishes, bed linen, bath j I wrappers, towels, face cloths, rocking j chair, otc j Families can help visiting nursos and aids by having hot water towels, and newspaper ready when nurses are oxpected. (Slgnod) Provincial Health Department !u accordance with th" terms ol the Municipal Hospital Act. Petitions were received on August lOt'i by the Minister of t.h" Public Health Department. Kdmonton, aniline fur ttu> creation of :i Muni, Ipsl Hospital I M.-o Hi t. Including the territory described below. 'otnpiying with these Petitions, the Minister e.rtnbllshed the Tabcr Municipal Hospital District on August lifith. Following the ("itiihlislimcut of the District, the Municipal Councils in the raid district In accordance vvlth 'be terms of the Act. duly appointed u Hospital Board In said district. The Hospital Board met anil prepared the scheme outlined below. This scheme Is now under the directlou of the Minister of Municipal Affairs, to he advertised throughout the said District for a period of fourteen days, following which, providing all other conditions have been complied with, the scheme will he finally approved and a date fixed not exceeding thirty days ; from the date of such approval, upon which the ratepayers of the said district will be called upon to vote fori tho adoption or rejection of the said , scheme. The territory Included in 1 tho Hospital District is as follow^: 1 (a) TOWN OF TAIJKIl. lb) VILL.UIL' OF C.RASSY LAKE. Ic) MCNIC1PAL DISTRICT No. ih", . id) IM PltOV KM F.NT DISTRICT 1 NO. or.. (ei Ml'NKIPAL DISTRICT No W Township in. Range 1'", west of the. river, and Town, hip In, Ranges 17; and IS north of the river. Township 11 j Range Hi. west of the river, und nil of Township 11 Ranges 17 and lfi. Tlie Hospital scheme submitted by ! the Board upon which the Ratepayer* j will be asked to vote. Is as follows: ! Pursuant to Section 7 of the Act \ (11 To purchase the Tatier Ilospi-' tal now operating in the Town of Ta-j her, at a price of not exceeding JT.'itm, I o include land, buildings ami equip-; nienl as at present existing. I I i"i To supplement the revenue i from taxation by a schedule of fees I as under: bona tide ratepayers and | members of his or her family at a rate t of per day and $2.fa) per day! �for non-ratepayers; that the fee for operating room shall lie $2.00 lor . minor and $f,.ni) for major operation. ' (.1) (a) To assume the existing debenture indebtedness of not ex-1 ceedlng $7J7''. the purchase price of the hospital. (b) To create a further debenture of not exceeding V>000 for the purpose of providing and furnishing a nurses' home and also to further equip the hospital. (4) To repay debentures amounting to f7279 on original basis and to retire further debenture Issue of not exceeding Jfiimt) in equal annual Instalments with nctrtiud intorest. Distribution of Maintenance and Capital Expenditures (,"( Capital: Repayment of instalments or principal and interest of existing debentures $750; repayment of principal and Interest of new debenture to be created $ST>0.. Maintenance Salaries of nursing staff and other help ................. Drugs and dressings ........ Find and light ............... Provisions and supplies ..... Secretary's salary and stationery ..................... Repairs ................... Bank interest. Insurance etc.. Organization expenses .....�.. Rebates and nonpayments .... Dr. A.T.Spankie M.D., CM. EYE, EAR. NOSE AND , THROAT SPECIALIST Office rooms 171-122 New P. Burns Building. Corner Sth Av >. and Ctvi St. East, Calgsry. Office Phone M281R Residence Phono M2077 Interne and House Rurgoon. Manhattan Eye. Ear, Nose, and Throat Hospital, New York City, 1911-1914. Specialist to Cslgnry School Board 1 AUCTIONEER1 Long experience In stock and ft farm machinery. Sales conduct- S ed in auy part of Alberta. P. LA VALLEY COALDALE, ALBERTA For Dates nnd Rates Call Tho Dowsley Land Agency, Leth-bridge. Phone 1809 f reel & Elliott Sheet Metal Works Winter will noon hn hero and bring with It the cold weather. Ilavo your furnaces overhaul' ed by int. Expert work. Hot ulr furnace work tv b-po-can v. Phone 1713 330 Sixth St. 8. Lethbrldfle. Alta. DRAYING I Of All Kinds WesternTransferCo. Limited P. R. PralQM PHCNIt OfilM ........... 1111 UJIsv .......... 1M4 THE ROY ELECTRIC Electrical Contracting ot til kinds. Agents for the World Famous Delco Light Country wiring a specialty. S1S 4th Avsnua Box W Phone 735 , .?1,000 $7000 laiiO tiOO 400U .'ISO lfioe 3ul) 4DU 74;tt; 320 Acres ADJOINING TOWN OF SKIFF $1.00 down, balance half croy. Uest buy In district. CHAS. T. COUSINS SKIFF, ALTA, Revenue Estimated fees from patients.. (ioveriimeiit grant ........... Operating room feys ?25,23U $2000 500 ! 2ou I From taxation ............... 22,530 1 ?2G,23i; j (Divided as fellows) | Part Rural Municipal District' ! of McLean ................ $S0yC | Rural Municipal District of Ku- ; roku .................... !)531 j Local Improvement District l No. 0t; Village, of tlrassy Town of Tuber , Luke 70SS 401 1700 SPENCE'S AUTO LIVERY NIGHT CALLS, LETHDRIDOC HOTEL, PHONE 1324 COUNTRY TRIPS CLOSED CAR DAY PHONF. 1142 RES. PHONE 428 1 $22,530 Ad O FURS-FURS-FURS Highest Prices Paid CANADIAN HIOE AND METAL COMPANY 220 2nd Ave. 8.  204-0 TRY A HERALD WANT AD Tractor Repairs We specialise, fa re bo ring gu tractor cylinders, and fitting oversize piston* and ring*. We have In stock at presonl overall* pistous (or all popular makes of gas tractors. Ford Engintt Rebered NIVEN 21  1st Ave. 0, BROS. Phone in* 95?3 ;