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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - November 18, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta SATtfRDA^TiIOVEMBER 16,1918 , THE LE'iHBRroGE DAILV HERALD PAGE FIVE But No Move Yet to Lift Ban on Meetings Here 4^ The lutluonza epidemic is on tiie trane in Lethbrldge, according to Uia admission liade tlils morning by Dr. DeVober, ai.H^O., but ibere will be no move yetfor a couple of days to Uft the ban. � , Dr. DeVeber' also made^thje striking tatement thafc Lethbridge had had over 1200 cages of influenza to date. In all about: 600 hduses Jfad been quarantined,' of'which some 300 are still under quarantlae. These, however, are coming out ol quarantine at the Tate of, about, 12 a day no* and this number will be increased greatly by the end of the week. On Saturday; there were 12 houses placed under quarantine. On Sunday the number- reported dropped to 4. On Saturday there were . t\v,o deaths bringing the total up to 48. On Sunday there were no deaths. On Saturday and Sunday five cases were admitted to the emergency hospital m WejBley Hall. Pvep the Provlnfce Bdmontoii, Nov. 18.-TJie minister of health ;handed out the tollowlng statement ,on behalf of his department, which includes the public liealth. offijues'at'Calgary and EJdmon-tori, at noon today. The number of cases to date amount in all to 21i5?2. There were 53 death? reported yJ^st^rday. N6w cases' reDort-ed Saturday numbered ,1646., In the South The 'flu appears to be very active bt mauy^polntB in the south. Diamond City, Commerce and Coal-hurst are battling it out on a joint plan, and had yesterday 140 cases In the: hospital), at Diamond City. A report from Taber indicates that toward/this end of "the, week conditions ^er^ getting worse." There were fortycaseis in* the hospital. Blalrmore bad yestei'day forty cases in the hospital; and a nurse was sent Coleman -bad four hundred cases, and a nurse wa� sent. J Kobleford, about the middle of last week tJiouglit'it could handle its own situation, but called for help yesterday, and help will* be sent tod�y. In short, in the southern country, seven helpers, were sent out Saturday afternoon; and many calls were being filled Sunday. From Calgary-r-a request from the manager of."Hav^ a Heart" company, came to the provincial board asking that the theatres might be , thrown open In Calgary Wednesday evening. Apparently this company must leave Thursday morning to take up an engagement In Seattle. There were several requests that this be granted. The matter was left to the local board o! health ^t'Calgary to decide., 'fntht-l^orth' ' -In the northern part of the p'rovinca this week wilt average prpbably the stii'fest of the'wbble fight. No i)oint Is being neglected or overlooked, although it is quite Impossible to send all the helper^ that ore called for; Following 4'revlMd Mat of honor fluga and orowrn* to date: ALDERSON^FUg.' BARONSr-Jf/Att/^n;!; opown. BELLEViie-Flag. BLA^Kil ^ Flap and four crowns. ^ * BRANT-Flag and ten orowni. BA88ANO- Fliig and eight crown*. � i � BLAtRMORE-rFlag and fiva crowns. BOW I8LAN0~-Flag and one JFIagr,, and' three tind five SON i I ^\ie death look place In tiie city on Nov. 17( of Roy Cook Woods, aged 30 yearii.i.Deceased, who had been foreman of a.farih at Magrath for several yearn; was .taken sick with influenza, and brought to the" city where I he died two days Iftter. His parents, Mr. and Mi^.H.-W. Woods of Gar-etalrs, hurried to the, city, and were 'With him during his last hours. Mr. iWoods Is tho president of thei U.F.A. and his many friends sympathise with 'tbe>sorrowlngparen,tB in their lose; Besides his parents he; leaves three brothers wbo reside at Carstairs. The remains will be forwarded from Feti; terly's parlors to' CarstalrB- where bur- ,ial will taka place tomorrow. HUSBAND SAVES WIFE /� ^ ���Mil im I, From Suffering Getting HerLy�liaE.Piiikham*s Vege^ble Compound. " ^ Pittsburgh, Pa.-"Formany monthi 1 was not able to do my work owine to' , a weakness wnich' I'CBuaed backache and headaches. A friend called my attention to one of your 'newapapar; advertiiementa and immadiataly my liubaBd bonght three bottVaa of LydlaE. nBklum'f TegiatableCoia-pouad for Hie. SUter tikiar two ..........botUea .1 tfeTt fine and my tronbleaeauiedbytfaatweak-., neasara'athtogorthepast. Allwpmeii who auffar aa I did should try iLydfa^E. Pinkhtm'a yBgeUhlt Componnd."- Mra. JAB. BqBRBERO, 620 Knapp St, N.8., P�tt8burgh.P�.. - WoRiea who auffer from any feim' of we8kne'sBVasiildioatc crowns. MAGRATH-Flag and seven crown*. MACLEOD -Flag and four crown*. ^-..... MEDICINE -HAT--Flag and *ix crown*. \ NANTON - Flag and three crowns. NEW DAYTON -4- Flag and crown.. NOBL.EFORD-Flag. 0K0T0K8-Flag'; four erowna. PA8SBURG-Flag and crown. PINCHER CREEK^Flag and four crown*. RAYMOND -'Fliiig and four crown*. > > REDCLIFFE-Fleg and five crowns. "-V , :-�'. � VERDANT VALLEY-Flag. VULCAN-Flag and two crowna. SPRING COULEfe-i-Flag. Thi* lj*t only ,'milude* place* south of Calgary. . ~lOoNTiircr�p ymcpi^ FyoKT PaaiT Medicine.Hat sent the following wire of congratulations fo Lethbrldge: "Medicine Hat with. 11,075,000 to its credit congratulates ^ou on the splendid work you have done." Chairman Baalim v^lr^d back congratulating the Hat on Its, honor In winning more xrowjis: than^eny other city.In Southern :Altierta.'' Vice-Presldeqt 'M^rnb^h over the telephone declared' that liethbrldge had done more than any other place to stir up the, rlval^ betweefa the cities and towns of Southern Alberta, and he believed-it'waa this friendly rivalry, that,' more, than anything else except the wonderful organizations, brought Southern,' Alberta's total np to the splendid figures which bad been reached. t . .* Chairman Baaliji}, Secretatry Ofb>-bons and the Victory .I-^oan headquarters staff are still biisy today counting up the returns. South. Diatrict*. Calgary, Nov. 18.v-^E^rery single one of the thirteen dirlslons In Southern Alberta has gone laway. over Its objective in the Victory; l�an, and this is a remarkable evidenc^ot the careful organization work, that was first initiated at the. Sditthehi Alberta headquarters during the .inonth of September. Lethbrldge had: the dletlnctlon of leading in the acquisition ot each succeeding crown until the Uat lap was reached, am) had to give up the race when Medicine Hat, with a rush message at twenty minutes to two, on Sunday; morning, clali^ed her aeventh crown. Every Town Has a Flag. . In Clialrman Komubrook's division of' Crow's Nest Paaa,' every town has u flag, and it is^aaid that the C.P.K. engineers areevonshtre. - Someone at the celebrations in liethbrldge 'on Saturday night made the,imdenlable statement that there, were more crowns in Lethbrldge than in- the w&ole of BJurop^. Tho friendly rivalry that Is known to exist between varlOua cen> 'WM �ubaoribed on Wlday and Safurdayi -The splendid message that was amt to the Italian people by J. Barattterl di St. Pietro, the royal eoasular agent :tor Italy at Winnipeg had an imipedlate etfeot. Immediately on ita-i receipt Mike Jlossl, a leading Italian miner, -walked into lieadquarteri| at.bne of'the towns in the Pass and ^i^rote his'^application for ^6,000 and this'was followed by a Sta^hpe'de for bondsby hi�foHow countrymen.' , At one place In tli^.'oountry, a re-luri^ed.Vetera^ askedaQermau count to come down f rom tbQ top'Of ahay stack to be interTieived�Y ^*rf'4a�t �amo fl6w�^'.l�6 said; I whai**t tb'a -tetenn tnsijle a- father'-, folnteJf' remark to which thp artg|(N!ra't Sirlvp had left his country to *M�rd hi* ;fortune in west- --------------i"I coma , ..r-----, ucoeedlrig interview #as so satlffa^stqry thartha new citizen left the possessor of $600 worth of Victory Bonds fully paid up. . Thank* to the Pre**. The Southern Alberta executive has asked the Herald to lay aside for ouce the modesty that' is -becoming to the preie, and to i:eeord their special thanks to the press of the whole of tho territory from Red Deer to the boundary for their efforts in stimulating the campaign, without which they say the magnificent results above recorded could not possibly have been attained. ^ ' f The southern division amounts were as tollowa: Vulcan, Fred Elves, Hev. A. R. Schragg, f168,000. Okbtoks-Wra. Fisher, O, C. S, Patterson, �168,000, Total for division, ^992,050. Bassa"ho-H. O. Bredin, R. H. Struth-ers, $86,000. Brooks, E. F, Purcell, h. D.Neshltt, $47,000. Empress, K. M. Henderson, M. A. Blodgett, $56,000. Jenner, D. A. McCrlmmln, C. Hidden, $56,000'. Total for division, $209,-850. ' Crow's NMt Pass division, |437,ao0. Macleod, D. J. Grlei-, D. Campbell, $274,000. Plncher Creek, H. E, Hyde, H. Bossenberry, $229,000. Claresholm, P. S. Law, T. D. Lewis, $339,000. Total for division, $840,260. ^ Lethbrldge, A. O. Baalim, R. V. Qlh-bcna, $1,140,000. Carmangay, A. E. Quayle, P. K. Hawkins, $106,000. % Warner, F. Leiflngwell, M.L.A... $25,-000. ' ' Taber, Dr. A. Harman, Alex, Lon^ $77,000. S Foremost, P. A. Baker, U-. A. Wlltse, $24,000. Barons, J. Donovan, H. May., $107,-000. Milk River, W. J. Quinn, $11,000. New Dayton, G. C. McDonald, .$24,-000. ' Total for division, $1,510,950. ; Oardston, B. J. Wood, S. WIUIamB, $146,000. Magratb, jb.-b, Benyon, Mrs. f. Mer-, e'er, $200,000, ' Raymond, L, D. King, .7, W. Kvans, $130,001)., Total for division, $475,600. , Medicine Hat,. A; B. Anili-ftws, Mrs. I Mary Teel, $1,076,000. Bow Island, S.-G. JamiKaon, R. S. beattle, $82,000.- Ridclllfe, O.-Lydiatt, 0, I., stono, $38,000. i Irvine, C. Beay, Fred MriLauglilin, $22,000. 'Total for division, fl,2e8,mt. ' Toronto'K Contribution Toronto, Nov. 18.-The amniinl of the city's Victoi-y Loan, campaign will not be known ui^tii tonight wimu the great campaign -i^lll; >y>nd up with a Victory meeting at M4iisDy Hail. ThorR is no doubt that Toronto's advanced objective of $160,000,000 u-ll! have bepn reached whehsthe last figures ai-e added to the tot'al today. .Vo fig. ures are being given out today. Tho last bond sold on Saturday was at 11.59 p.m. for $10,000,_ It ia confidently asserted liy financiers that Canada will iiavo taken $600,000,000 in Victory Loan Ijonda when the count Is completer!. CALGARY LAWYER DEAD Calgary, Nov. ,18.-The deatli occurred last night at the Holy Cross Hospital of W. Brooks Watera, a p^^m-Inent barrister of the city, who dftd after a severe'attack of double pneumonia, following Influenza. He was a graduate of McMaster Ilniver.sity and Oagoode Hall,, Toronto. He was a native of Guelph, Ont. OVERSUBSCRIBED Prince Albert, Nov. 18.-Prince Albert city over-subgcrlbed Its allotment Jn the Victory Loan. It raised $442,000 with an allotment of $400,000. FORCE COLLECTION OF TAXES NOW The lime set by the city for paying current year's taxes or making arrangements for their payment bo that drastic steps will not be taken, has passed and at the regular mcietlng of the city council this morning City Solicitor Ball was given inatructiona to proceed'with whatever steps were necessary to enforce collection, A list of delinquents will be handed him today. Two methods -will be used as he deems best, distraint and suit. Hundreds of suits are expected to be filed in the local courts within a few days. The city council this morning received a letter from the provincial government approving its action In providing for the collection of a special schooVtakot $4 on all male citizens over 21 years of age who have been resident in tho city over one month and arc not assessed on the last revised assessment roll. Asked if the payment of thia tax would give those paying who are not on the voters' list a vote on school elections, City Solicitor Ball said it did not.-Mayor Hardlo expressed the opinion that payment of the tax would entitle the person paying to a vote. He said it was tazatioon without representation unless the vote were granted, and that is a bad principle. It is likely the council will take the matter up and arrange to give thoss paying the $4 tax a vote. Capt. A. E. L. Shand, formerly station agent of .the C.N.R. at Dauphin, iias been awarded the Military Cross. Your Bath You will find an Ivory Soap bath difftrtnt!^i\vary works up instantly into a thick, Soft, copious lather which spreads easily over the body and does not dry on the skin; It rinses easily; no soap remains in the pores. The body glows after the "drying; off" but does not shine because there is no unsaponiiicd oil in Ivory. Your skin never smarts or burns after an Ivory Soap bath. Instead, you have a feeling of delightful exhilaration. -An added advantage of Ivory jin the bath is that it floats and is always within reach. You are not likely to slip on it in getting out of the tub. A IVORY SOAP pure Mai* In (he Ptoettr ik Gamhle Jaetniti at Bamilton, Ctntda Made canada by the Mile- ^ Any riian will admit' that 9 teggs at 45 cents are higheclrprked than 12 eggs at 55 cents. ^'^^ Yet, beGause the first cost is lower, many dealers offer tares^ that render only 70% or 80% of the service that good tires render. That's not economy. It comes pretty close to criminal n^igence in wasting labor and materiaL VTires should be jttdged by the cost'per-inile, Building^es is a complicated job. A multitude ofy raw materials mjiist be judged, i To make good tires, e^pien-sive machinery must be used. A vast number of slqlled men must be employed. Big investment and experienced organization are necessary to do these things. And without these resources, tire quality must suffer., That-Goodyear does consistently produce good tires is proved by Goodyear sales. Mfnerists bi^more^ Goodyear ' Tires than other other hraml in the world: We could easily make less costly and therefore lower - priced t ires with smooth or rough trefads. But you would miss the lower cost-pcr-miie and satisfaction which thosemotorists now enjoy who l^ave made Goodyear the best-selling tire in the'world: 951 55 1869 ;