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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 8, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta NOVEMBKK ION? THE DAILY HERALD PAGE FIVE, Today is opening day of the Herald's big Automobile Prize Contest. Candidates whose nominations have been received are announced to the public for the first time-New candidates may enter race at any time-sooner the better. Plenty of room for new candidates, the list is far from full Prizes are very valuable and range from a 7-Passenger Auto to 10 per cent. Commission Checks. ____ List of Candidates and Standings The list below are the candidates unrolled in the Herald's Friz? Con- test and the number of votes that have been cast in tlie Ballot ttox fur each up to 9 o'clock this morning. Mr. C. E. Beynor, Magrath, Alia................................ Mrs. A. F. Dulmage, Bow Island, Alta.......................... 5.025 Mr. E. Fla, Staflordvllle, Alta.................................... Mr. W. P. Folev, Frank, Alta.......'............................. Mies Kate Matkin, Cardston, Alta............................... Mrs. N. M. Plton, 205 Fifth Ave. S., Lethbridge Mr. Flnlay E. Ross, 519 Sixth St., Lethbridge Miss Bert. Sixth Avc. A. South, City Mrs. Lou. Thompson, Raymond, Alta............................ Miss Workman, Maclcod, Alta................................... The Secoed Prize In The Contest Is a 5-Passenger Chevrolet Touring, Car 1917 Model, fully equipped. Electrically lighted and started. Cas h value Purchased from and on exhibition at Baalim IvTotor Co., Ltd., Third Avenue South, Lethbridge. Nomination Blank GOOD FOR VOTES Nominate Yourself or a Friend PRIZE CONTEST DEPARTMENT OF THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Hull Block, Lethbridge, Alberta I hereby nominate as a candidate in your Automobile Prize Contest. Name Address Nominated by............. Address one nomination blank will be accepted for any one candidate. The Third Prize In The Contest Is Mahogany linish. Purchased from Mr. H. C. C. Salmon anil ou exhibition at Bawden Bros. Time For Winning Is Short The BIB Automobile Contest only lasts six and a half weeks, a very short time considering the value of the prizes to be won. The opening date is Wednesday, November 8th, and the.first published list oflcan- dldates and the votes each will be published on that date. Candidates may begin vote gathering at and votes will be Issued for subscriptions turned in from today on. Receipt books are ready at the Contest Department of The Herald, Hull Block, ground floor, 7th St. Phone or write In for a supply. Saturday, December 23rd, at midnight the big prize contest will come to i. not win a handsome automobile, elegant piano, or one of the other costly prizes offered to you an ft Christmas present. Send in your nomination now gtt in early start. An early itarl !e half the battle. On l.his loihiy the list of the dilTuront con- testants in The Herald's Automobile Contest appenvs fin1 tlie first time together with the number of votes that have been cast for each, if your inn is not included in tlie list, send in your nom- ination at once. The ru.c'c is just starting1. The small n miber o> competitors should Impress every prospective com- petitor with the wonderful opportunity of winning onfc the costly prizi'S. Undoubtedly when the general public becomes aware of the few competitors iu the field, there will be more live hustlers enter and compete for the automobiles and other prizes.. The main idea, however, is to get the early start before others have cov- ered your territory and secured prom- ises and subscriptions that could have been yours. The candidates who get the early start will have considerable advantage along the line of votes in this contest owing to the declining of the regular vote schedule from week to week. Information, Rules and Conditions of The Leth- bridge Herald's, Big Prize Contest Everyone over the age of lb', who is good character, whetherv married or unmarried, old or eligible to compete in this Prize Contest; This means men, women and children over 16, are acceptable as candidates. Candidates may nominate them- selves. Nominations must be accom- panied by the proper address of can- didates. No employee of The Lethbridge Herald or members of an employee's family can enter or compete for any of the prizes. The Lethliridge Herald reserves the right to reject any nominations. Nominations can be made at any time during the Contest. Vote Coupons good for 25 votes will be published in The Herald which, when neatly cut out, name filled in and brought or mailed to The Herald, (Hull Block) will count for the amount thereon. Votes caniiot be purchased. They must be secured by clipping them from The Herald or by securing sub- scriptions. All remittances must ue accompan- ied by subscriber's name and address. All votes issued on subscriptions are good until the end of the Contest and will be polled at the discretion of the candidate or subscriber. Votes are not transferable except under the following circumstances: If a candidate wishes to withdraw from the Contest he or she may change her votes to a suitable substitute, but said substitute must be a new candi- date who has not been before accepted in the Contest. A committee of well known busi- ness men will be selected by The Her- ald to count the votes and decide upon the prize winners. The Judges' Final Count of votes will be made in public and all can- didates and their friends may witness it. All Contest records will be open to the inspection of the candidates the day after the judges' announcement of tho Prize Winners. Cash must accompany all subscrip- tions where votes are to be issued. The Prizes 1. 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car, 19t7 Model. 2. 5-Passenger Chev- rolet Touring Car, 1917 Model. 3., Willis Upright Piano, mahogany finish. Purchased from Mr. H. C, C. Salmon, and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 4. Coblnet of 1S35 Wal- lace Bros. Silver. 120 pieces, purchased from and on ex- hibition at Wright's Jewel- ry Store. 5. Columbia Grapho- phone. 6. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 55 piece. Purchaied from and on exhibition at Wright's. 7. Fumed Oak Dining Room Set, consisting of one 6 foot round pedestal table, one arm chair and 5 dining chain, and one Buffet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 8. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 60 piece. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 9. Cabinet of Rodgers' Silver, 48 pieces. Purchased from and on exhibition at Wright's. 10. Kitchen Cabinet. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Bawden Bros. 11. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 26 pieces. Pur- chascii fro-, and tion at Wright'c. 12. Cabinet of Commun- ity Silver, 26 pieces. Pur- chased from and on exhibi- tion at Wright's. 10% commission to non-winners who work actively until end and turn in over tn subscription money. The prizes will be won by vote. The candidate having the highest number of votes byi mid- night, December 23rd, will be given the first prize, the 7-pas- senger Studebaker, or in Cash by the Herald in the event they wish to sell the car. The candidate having the sec- ond highest number of votes on the above night will be given the 2nd prize, and so on down through the list of prizes. The First Prize in the Contest is a 7-Passenger Stude- baker Touring Car 1917 Model, fully equipped. Electrically liglilci] and Cash value or The Herald will give the winning candidate Cash, in tlie event they prefer cash to an automobile. Studebaker purchased from and on exhibition at The Stlldeuaker Garage 3U2 Oth Street South. Lethhriclge. VOTING POWER OF SUBSCRIPTION AND PRICE LIST of Lethbridge Daily Herald By Mai! Out Schedule to Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov. 27, Dec. Dec. Dec. 11-23. Six Months One Year Two Years Three Years Four Years i Five Years j 15000 Extra Votes for the first daily subscription of a. year or more turned in. Extra Votes on every.-new Daily subscription which ia a year or more in length. (A new subscriber is one whose name not on "The Lethbridge Herald's" lists when this contest started.) may secure votes and subscrip tions anywhere outside the city limiti of Lethbridge. Competitors will be furnished extra receipt book? for frienda who wish to assist them in winning ona of the costly prizes Send or bring all subscriptions and re mittances for same direct to the Prize Contest Depart- ment of "The Lethbridge ground floor, Hull Block, (7th St. side.) and upon receipt of same -vote certificates will be issued. All checks, drafts, money orders, etc., are to be made payable to "The Lethbridgre Herald" aiid all personal checks must be marked "Accepted" by the band on which they are drawn. Votes wiil be allowed on the Weekly Herald also. The Vote Schedules ueing based upon the amount of subscription money turned in. The Weekly sells for per year in Canada, and per year in the United States, and nothing less that a ?2.00 sub-s crip tiou will be accepted through The Contest Depart- ment. A Weekly subscription will yield the same number of votes as a six month's Daily; a Weekly the same as a year's Daily, etc._______ _____ Candidates can secure subscriptions anywhere outside the city limits of Lethbridge. The list of candidates and the num- ber of votes polled will be published throughout the entire period of the Contest. Active voting begins on November 8th. In case of a tie; the prize will be equally divided among those polling a The Lethbridge Herald reserves the right to alter the rules and regulations or any of the offers, anything-in fact, except a reduction in the prize list, for the protection and the best interests of the candidates and this newspaper. The Lethbridge Herald guarantees fair treatment to all contestants, an-I should any question arise a decision of the management will be considered final and absolute. No statement or promise made by any solicitor or agent varying from the rules or statements published in The Herald will be recognized by The Herald. Candidates influencing or attempt- ing to influence. any of the Judges shall forfeit all rights to either prize or commission. A candidate IK not required to bo n regular subscriber or agent to Tho Herald to enter (he competition. Persons who enter and take part in this Prize Contest, therefore, bind themselves to abide by the foregoing rules. Organizations cannot enter and com- pete for the prizes. There Will Be No Losers To each and every active candidate who works up to the close of the Con- test and does not win one of the valu- able prizes, we will give 10 per cent, of all money they have turned in for subscriptions, provided the amount turned in by said active candidate ex- ceeds the sum of ?25 for subscrip- tions. There will, under this plan, be j no losers. Every candidate who has earnestly made an effort to win one of the costly prizes will got something for his or her efforts. the nearest correct, lu the event a tie the Cash prizes of those tying will be fequally divided. AH answers must accompany the subscription when sent in. All answers must be mailed or brought (o the Contest Office not later than Saturday, December 9th, two weeks before the close of the Contest. For Subscribers What do you predict the circulation of The Lethbridge Daily Herald will IJQ at midnight, December 23rd, the closing day of the big Prize Auto Con- test? For each and every year's daily mail subscription, either new or old which is given to a competitor in tlie Contest, or turned into the Contest office for tlie benefit of a competitor, the subscriber will be allowed to give one answer to the above question. If a subscriber takes two years' he or she will be allowed to enter two answers, etc, Weekly subscribers will bo allowed one answer for eacli and every fJ.M subscription... Four cash Christmas Vrizes in amounts of ?50, ?25, ?15 and ?lfl are offered for the correct answers, or Extra Votes Will be given to each and every can- didate for the first daily subscription oE one year or mor.e which they turn in {cither now or These votes will be given in addition to the regular scale of votes allowed under the vote schedule found elsewhere on tiii, page. These EXTRA votes mean a big start toward winning the big seven-passenger Stndebaker or the five-passenger Chevrolet or any of the other costly free prizes. Let everyone know that you are a can- didate before they promise their help, to a more enterprising competitor, Be ambitious ami determined to win from the start. If you have friends yon cannot see at once, write them. You can get votes and subscriptions anywhere outside the city limits of Lethbridge. Votes will be given on new sub- scriptions, and on renewals of old sub- scriptions that are paid in .advance, also on payment of arrearages. Call or send to The Herald Contest Office, ground floor Hull Block, 7th Street side, for a receipt book. The Contest Manager will be glad to have you call, so he can explain anything you do not understand. Telephone 64ti. or write him if you cannot call, and full instructions and supplies will .be sent to you. Secure every daily vote coupon pos- sible, but principally work for votes secured on subscriptions. They count up faster. A "Tip" On How To Win enter tlie competition by .sending in a nomination blank pro- perly filled out. The nomination blank is good for 5000 votes, and only one Nomination Coupon will be accepted j for any one candidate. I Then enlist Uie aid of your friends 1 and neighbors. Use your telephone. I Good for 25 Vctas FOR ADDRESS This neatly cut out and brought or mailed to the Con- test Department of The herald, Hull Block, will count for the per- son whose name Is written thereon. VOID AFTER NOVEMBER 9lh CUT OUT NEATLY Address all com- munications to PRIZE CONTEST DEPARTMENT LETHBRIDGE HERALD ;