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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 23, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta Tll'JBSnAY, NOVKMHKH 23, lill U5THBRIDOE DAILY HERALD (From Our Otvii Coi respondent) XoblCford. Nov. 22.'-WiTll tile din- sililioarunco of the snow, Ihreshlun up- IWVK lleuii resumed, though on ii somewhat limited scale. S- Noble, F. llotzman, 11. ..links and oth- ers are tliresllillg and hope I" before another snow comes to block further progress. A number of thresh- ers let their crews go when the bad weather aimu upon them, and they will most probably not up again (his winter. It Is setting very hard 1o get amrkeoi) men and tho result is- there will be a lot of thresh- IIIK to bo done in the spring. Fortun- ately the farmers are well ahead witu preparations for seeding, a good conUiKe of land being In readiness mul it is not likely that tilings will be greatly delayed it weather arc favorable. Fine tender chickens, many of their hidden in pies prepared with all the Kl-ill of modern cookery, pics of ever} description, salads of .unheard c< var icties "cckes of wonderful this is the treat prepared for the ev ciiiiiR of the 30th, the Americai Tliankspivlnt' Day. The Ladies' AH have, spared no liains to maltc the sup jier a great suoeead. M'- and Mrs. Robt. Tackanerry re turned from Calgary on Holiday, com Ins from Calfc-ar iiiE borne in tho new Ford they iiav .purchased. v Miss Craec C. Lciningcr of Chicag wits in town on Friday gathering ii formation about the big things doin bore Miss Leininger intends writing a number of articles, for American magazines, among-which will be one III System, dealing with our methods of bookkeeping. Ed Moaer of the Noble GrandvieV F-irm is wearing the smile that won't come off, and tilings that the little Kirl who arrived tills week takes first over all others. _ 1 I ocal neople- are noff making up their parcels for the soldier boys who have gone out from this district. It is -clung somewhat late for Christmas parcC-ib and no lic'my should be made in getting them away, especially in tascs where parcels are to he sent to Franco. The Provincial Red Cross Society is vastly pleased with the good work be- ing done by the local Red Cross Soci- ety according to a letter received vosterday from the provincial secre- tary Miss Plnkham. Of course, the local officials are not yet satisfied and expect to quadruple last year's results in the work to be done from now on. The local superintendent, of supplies, Mrs. Swnilcs, .has .a large I quantity of material on hand to be made up, and the ladies In the country acMacent. to town are setting ready'ior a' hard winter's leav- ing the matter of financing die work to their husbands and sons. With .un- ited effort there is no reason why the record of the Nobleford branch'should not be proportionately as high as any in the province. Several local people are entertam- inc outside friends this week. Mr. and Mrs Smith and little daughter of Calgary are visiting Mrs. Taekaberry. Mrs. Hyndman and Mrs. Tedford of Carman'gay were snests of Mrs. Stew- art and Mrs. Sharman of Winnipeg Is visiting Miss White. Miss McKay of Stettler is staying with her sister, Mrs. Buclian. La Gripne has been busy with Us nimnal campaign and a large number in this district have fallen victims to the trouble. The .cold, liiting winds of the last few days have been enough to give anyone a bad cold who is com- pelled to be out very much. ivle Bergstrom. who has been work- Jug al Car'mansuy during the summer, returned home this. week. In tlieseTiays of local improvements there are matters of general interest ought to he cared for and winch for some kind of public concern. We think- that the Board of Trade td hold a re-organization meet- inc and look up some of these mat- ters. It is too bad to let the town Buffer for want of some p.ubhc-spirit- action. Posters are being displayed an- nouncing the big meeting to be held on December 7th in aid of the local Patriotic Fund campaign. The mark aimed at is ?1000. and it is well with- in actual possibility in such a time as this. We have talked with a num- ber local farmers, and the general feeling is that they have reaped such a harvest of wealth as a result of war- time prices for their grain, that thoy feel they want to give some tangible expression to their desire to help out In the big fight. D. H. Elton, and Jas. .McNaugbton, M.P.P. for Little .How. are the special speakers and tile, ser- vices of Miss Simm of Lethbridge have been secured for the vocal part of the program. The opportunity is one that none should mias. Local skating enthusiasts have tak- en up tho idea of a rink and see no reason why there should not be some good skating and curling this winter. The only thing needed is some defin- ite action and this yill be taken at a meeting which has been called for Tuesday at 'i p.m. The place of the meeting will be announced on bills by tho end of the week. It is to he hop- ed that there will be a full at this meeting. V A Ebberly of the Merchants Banit, has been transferred to this branch from Okotoks to relieve A. Kerr tho local account! it, whc has been called home to Peterborough, Ont where his father lies very sick. "Happiness is Beauty, and Beauty is Poetry; and Poetry is Roman" --and all these are MUSIC, which is the most wonder- Kffam all! It IsyourrigM-.-andyour duiy-to have a share its delights." us aenynis. 71 IF MUSIC IS LACKING IN YOUR HOME, WE ADVISE YOU TO CHANGE THE WHOLE ATMOSPHERE THERE BY ADDING VictroIaNo. VIH. H confers pleasure in doffrea upon evfy Big and little, old and young, all w II hull it with grea Brings STORIES and VERSES Brings MUSIC-song, IVERED. In f act, the Victrola, large or small jaiSrfii: ItwiiiB ffifel ssaBiiifflrait the world over n n WAR SONGS Bugle, Fife and Drum, and the ever fresh appea, to ou, Land. DANCE RECORDS. All the very latest and best. VictrolaNb.-XI. anytlay you may direct. BALANCE bASX THE HOME OF THE VICTROLA" Balmoral Block, Lethbridge Victrola SI 02.00 ViSrola No. XVIII. H VictroIaNo. XVI. f SS55.00 defendant demurred. Judgment was :ound for the plaintiff. 'Yesterday the case of John Billings, Co. vs Latterly was being heard. I'his is another grain contract case, hut the defence set up that the de- fendant was not a farmer, had no wheat to sell, and that therefore the Brain contract was in the nature of a gambling transaction. Action Thrown Out of Court- Judge Walsh Cleaning Up Docket Mr. Justice Walsh is-quickly dis- posing of the docket in Supreme Court civil sessions. In the first case, Wrea- tham vs Brooks, an action for dam- ages of the action was dis- missed. In the action of Hoyal Bank vs Stoddart, judgment was reserved. In the case of Grier vs the .T. I. Case Co., after hearing the arguments of counsel, the case was settled. His Lordship giving a .written order re- garding the disposal of certain monies In dispute. The case of Gibbons vs Ingram was u peculiar one. It arose out of the fact that in agreement of sale of lanu between the two parties, the date of payment of the last instalment was overlooked. The plaintiff understood that, the-payment was-to have been made at the end of two years. JThe Toronto, Nov. 22. The Pacific freight, handlers strike in To- Resourcefulness practised in the trenches does not desert our heroes when they leave the army, says a London Exchange. A lance-corporal of the Kensington battalion, London Regiment, had his right leg amputated in France, and later was fitted with an artificial Canadian I When going away for the weekend ronto has collapsedr the men return- the other day he met a friend. _ IMS ing to work without any terms from I. the company. Their demand for an increased rate of wages was the sub- unnecessary for me to carry a hag when I go away now." he remarked, wen go "1 have packed al! the luggage re- Amsterdam, via London. Nov. 22 Gottlieb von Jagow, the German min- ister of foreign affairs, lias resigned, according to a Berlin dispatch. The condition of his health is given as the cause of his resignation. Dr. Alfred Zimmerman, under secretary of foreign affairs, the dispatch adds, will probably succeed Herr von Ja- gow. _____________ FIRST ADVERTISING The first word In advertising was the script, written on papyrus years ago by an Egyptian, gentleman j who had lost a slave. tween the company and the men, and j Allan Purvis, general superintendent.! The company voluntarily granted an! increase to hourly men of two cents per hour.- The strike collapsed owing to the ability of the company to handle all freight offering, and the sympathy ot the general public being with them on .account of the very fair manner in which they offered to arbitrate business men of Toronto, both of which were refused by the men'; The men have to thank Mayor Church who Interceded with the company on their behalf in bringing about a settlement of the unfortunale strike. Another was contributed to the of the province Tuesday after- in police court as a result of two convictions under the Liquor Act. .Minnie May was convicted and' lined and costs for selling liquor at her "is good tea" IT A common mistake which some people continue lo make is to accept from a druggist an "extract" of cod livers thinking they will getthe benefits of an emulsion of cod liver oil. The difference is very great. An "emulsion" contains real cod liver oil, which has had the hearty endorse- ment of the medical profession _ for many years, while an "extract" is a. product, which contains no oil and is highly alcoholic. Scott's Emulsion standard emulsion of the world. It guarantees Ihe highest grade of real cod liver oil, skilfully blended with glycerine arid hypophosphites, and is endorsed by good physicians everywhere. SwU ft BoTrnc.Torooto. residence. One of the most beautiful of the early lighthouses, luifl the first tower in a seaswept position, was Cordouan; on the coast of France, at thei entrance of the Hiver Glronde. It- was built in 1611. and, although it has been remodelled, some of the original structure is still there, more than 200 feet high. band was allowed to appear for her. He pleaded guilly. Dora Sage pleaded not guilty to charge of permitting disorderly and 'riotous conduct on her premises due I to drunkenness. The evidence against her however, 'was too strong and a conviction was entered. She was fined ami costs. Helen Kelly, who was up on a vag 'charge, pleaded guilty and was fined one dollar and costs. She was unable to appear in court and. will spend a few days in the hospital, after which she has instructions to float A G Mitchell, who pleaded not guilty on a vag charge, was convicted and fined and costs. For blocking the aisles of the Or- phouni theatre for the vaudeville per- formance on Monday night, Chas. Han- son was fined ?5 and costs, this .being I his second offence. ;