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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 10, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, NOVEMBER .10, 1010 THE LETHBRIDGE .DAILY IIKHALD PACK SEVEN Don't Disappoint the Boys, Mail Parcels Useful Christmas Gifts The Kind That the Boys Like SEND YOUR SOLDIER BOY SOMETHING FOR CHRISTMAS THAT WILL ADD TO HIS COMFORT COMFORT GIVING SUGGESTIONS Fountain Pens, Our special Waterman's Fountain Pens. Gillette Safety Autostrop Razors Gem Junior Safety Razors. Ever-Ready Safety Razor Vest Pocket Kodaks, and.................. Steel Mirrors 50c Money Belts, and Arm Purses for Soldiers 75c Oxo Cubes, 10c and Peters Chocolate, 5c and Writing Paper, pound Envelopes, 75 for Tootil Brushes Tooth Paste............ Carbolic'Soap, box..... (Best Quality.) Insect Powder, 25c and Shaving Brushes, up Air Pillows Riley's Toffee, pound Chocolate, per ib....... 10c 35c 35c 25c 25c 40c 40c 35c 60c 65c DRESS YOUR PARCEL IN XMAS CLOTHES. WE HAVE ALL MATERIALS: XMAS SEALS, TAGS, CARDS, ADDRESS LABELS. ETC. RED CROSS DRUG BOOK CO. LAST CALL Taj-eels i'or I'ranuc should be mailed M.onday latest and a few days later for England. Time Is Drawing Close For Xmas Gifts To Be Sent Our Soldier Boys CHRISTMAS GIFTS for the SOLDIERS XMAS CARDS XMAS BOOKLETS Tobaccos and Cigars, Choco- lates and Candy, Oxo Cubes, Gums, Tooth Paste, Tooth Pow- der, Tooth Brushes, Safety Raz- ors, Air Pillows, Fountain Pens. Pocket Steel Mirrors, Pocket Combs, Shaving Brushes, Shav- ing Soaps, Disinfecting Soaps, Disinfecting Powders, Rowantees Pastilles. People's Drug Store w. H. MCCAFFREY Attention to Phone and Mail Orders Phone 445 2-10 13th St. N. The One Present- The man at the front will ap- preciate is his own home paper. Send Him The Herald He will enjoy it every day for a year. It is 300 presents m one. The time iw now right hero when Christmas presents to the men who are fighting so valiantly must be dltj- patched in order to ruach the front by Christmas day. This is an essen- tial point which must not bo over- looked. It need not be pointed out 1 that no matter how excellent the pos- 1 tal arrangements are, with the nun- dreda of thousands oC soldiers now in the field, the task ot delivering these on time is stupendous. The Herald therefore advises the friends of those in the firing line to at once pre- pare their kindly gifts and have them dispatched within a reasonable time. A Good Principle On the principle of better sooner than late it might be advisable to pur- chase these gifts right away. Various stores in Lethbridge just now are showing an exceedingly wide range of articjes suitable for gifts to "the boys" At present time there is a splendid variety from which a selection might be made. One thing is certain. With the greatly increased number of local men who have gone to do their coun- try's work the demand on these stocks will be heavy and later on the selec- tion might not be so numerous. With the object of securing the "very those who wish to send gifts to their friends at the front, and who are un- decided what to send, might do well to look over the stocks of. advertisers on this page. Among them-they can- i not fail to find something which will i bo both useful and pleasant to the men Jin the trenches. j In the grim work in the trenches j nothing cheers the soldier boys so much as the kind remembrances of those at home. The hardships of trench life are minimized wonder- fully by the thoughts of loved ones. Do not, therefore, delay until Hie lust moment in making a selection or your gifts. Take time by the forelock and ovoid the hurried scramble which is lire later on to take place. j In connection with tliy clisnatcli oi" the parcels it is important to riako careful note of the postal regulation. Question of Packing Special attention should be paid to Ihe question, of packing; this is abso- lutely essential to en.surc the packages delivered in good condition. Tliin cardboard boxes, such as shoe j boxes and thin wooden boxes should not be used. The following forms of packing are recommended. double cardboard boxes preferably those made of corrugated cardboard and having lids which com- pletely enclose the sides of the boxes. wooden boxes. folds of stout packing paper. security is afforded by an outer covering of linen, calico or canvas, which should be securely sewn up. The address of the parcel should be written in ink on the cover, prefer- ably in two I postal regulations state that' parcels going tn France must not weigh more than seven pounds and not more than eleven pounds when going to England. With these simple directions the work of the postal authorities will lie greatly facilitated. The great thing to bear in mind is that parcels sem abroad require a higher standard of packing than is necessary in the Cana- dian parcel post and this applies with even greater force to the parcels for i ff the troops. Have You Relatives or Friends at the Front? If so and you do not know what to get them for Xmas; come into our store and you will have no trouble in getting just the article you want. Something good, useful and at a price to suit your pune. SAFETY RAZORS VEST POCKET KODAKS WATERMAN'S FOUNTAIN STEEL POCKET MIRRORS SOAPS AND SOAP BOXES TOILET ARTICLES PENS. POCKET BIBLES. DRINKINK CUPS IN CASES, CHOCOLATES, ETC. ETC. The KENNY ALLIN CO., Ltd. THE DRUG-BOOK STORE PHONE 1487 Suitable Gifts for the Boys at the Front If you intend to send a little thought of remembrance to the; boys at the frcnt, Here Are a Few Suggestions Safety Razors, Safety Razor Strappers, Straight Razors, Razor Strops, Shaving Brushes, Pocket Knives and Scissors. Exceptional good values; Photo cases, Chang cPurscs, Dill Books, Letter Cases and Drfnking Cups. Splendid assortment. Money Belts make a very useful gift. WORKING GLOVES, can not be procured in Europe and are very appreciated by the boys. Alberta Saddlery Co, Limited LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. PHONE.764 Your Soldier Boy Will Appreciate any of the Following Suitable Gloves, Mufflers, Sox, Handkerchiefs, Belts, or Military Brushes Get Them at The Royal Store THIRD AVENUE SOUTH There Is No Doubt at all What.the Boys "It Is Something to CALL ON US AND LET US SHOW YOU THE IDEAL GIFTS FOR THE FRONT- CIGARETTES. All sized packages and prices. CIGARS. Boxes of 10, 25, 50 and 100. PIPES. The greatest stock in the city to.chcose from. TOBACCOS. Every kind and all sited packets. We have all the above in attractive Xmas wrappers and will save you the trouble of packing. Elite Cigar Store 320 FIFTH STREET S. The Soldier's Kit have praclicnlly oveiTtliinji' ni'.ressiii'y. I'or the Soldiers' stums Kit. NO SOLDIERS' KIT IS COMPLETE WITHOUT A TIN pR.T.W.O OF nr" L D J FOn THE "WEE BEASTIE" THAT 1 renCtl JrOWder CAN'T BE SHOT WITH 'A RIFLE. Safety Razors Khaki Toilet Rolls Foot Powder Pocket Adhesive PIssisr Polished Steel Mirrors..... Riley's Toffee Chocolate Bars, Etc., Etc. J. D. HIGINBOTHAM Co., Ltd. Suggestions for Your Boy or Friend at the Front USEFUL GIFTS FOR THE MEN IN THE TRENCHES Steel Pocket Mirrors Pocket Combs Pocket Brushes Trench Powder Fountain Pens Pocket Diaries Pocket vLeather Photo Holders Safety Razors and Blades Shaving Soaps and Brushes Oxo Cubes Tooth Brushes, Paste, etc.. Playing Cards and Numerous Other Articles. JACKSON CO. Comforts for the Boys at the Front NOW IS THE TIME TO THINK ABOUT WHAT IS BEST TO SEND. LET US SUGGEST Air Safety Razors, to.... Blade Razors, 75c to Shaving Brushes, 25c to Mirrors, 25c Strops, to......... Carbolic Soap, 15c to Military Brushes, pair, to Foot Powder..............25c Lead Pencils, Pads, etc. The Frank Hedley Drug Co. PRESCRIPTION SPECIALISTS Phone 722 Lethbridge Just Imagine How Pleased He Would Be TO DISCOVER A Photograph Of hie dear1 ones or friends in his Xmas parcel. Nothing would be more acceptable. We have all the newest ideas in all sizes. The Allison Portrait Studio BALMORAL BLOCK. LETHBRIDGE Absolute Necessities in the Trenckes ELECTRIC FLASHLIGHTS AUTOSTROP RAZORS' SHAVING BRUSHES POCKET KNIVES YOU CAN GET THEM IN ALL STYLES, SIZES 4 PRICES FROM C.W.GRAY 310 FIFTH ST. S. HARDWARE IT WILL BE APPRECIATED. W. L. McKenzie Co. ELECTRICAL" Seed the liers a FOREIGN NOTE PAPER AND ENVELOPES. Renew your magazine and news paper subscriptions here. We can save money for you. Cheaper than sending direct. ROBERTSON'S BOOK STORE 118 FIFTH STREET ;