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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - October 10, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta t?ATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 1914 THE LETH BRIDGE D ? L Y HtetrALD PAGE NINB Another Crowd Tonight After These Thanksgiving Day Specials You will have somctliing to he thankful for on Monday if you take advantage of these low priced offerings tonight. No phone orders accepted for goods on this list. Women's Walking Gloves, Tojiiglit. .. .^Sg WoH. Cashmere Hose, 35e to 50c for... .ggg Chainolsette Gloves, 3 colors.........^ffg 42 inch White Nainsook's, a yard.....lOcS Check Tea Towelling-, per yard.........7^ Children's 50c Wool Mitts for.........2B^, Skeins of Ent>lish Mendinj? Wool.......5q Men's S'tviped Bib Overalls ...........9iE^ SHEEPMEN FOR BIG PIES yEAR Men's Gauntlet Gloves, Tonight...... Men's Union Suits, Tonight........51j $10 ^^^^^^ ^ Man's TAveed Suit to-|.50 night, Avorth up to ^18.00. No trouhle to show thejn. Don't forget the Big Sale of Wo- jf^^ mi i\t\ men's New Suits at............ ^1 i^.OU Any Suit in the store. f^JLtM $13 For Women's Coat worth up to $22.00, for tonight only. Ry lands & Co. The Always liusy Store. COFFEE and BAKING POWDER Has your morning cup of coffee a full rlcTi flavor and delicate aroma? If not ask for BLUE RIBBON coffee when giving your next oi'der and notice the difference. You vrlll bo agi-eea'bly surprised. Blue Ribbon Tea, Coffee. Baking Powder. Spices and Extracts uU one grade-the best. NO OFFICERS FROM WEST COMPLAINS WINNIPEG MAN Winnipeg-, Man. Oct. 0.-Introducing Col. S. B. Steele, who delivered an address at the annual meeting of the SchoolmaBter'B club, Ool. J. B. Mitchell of tho 100th Granadiors, lately returned from Vakartier, says that the officers of tho west had' been overlooked la the selection of the officers of the first coutinsent. lie said tho west had supplied the men, but the officers h*a (been taken rfrom the east. Col. Mitchell pointed out that two commandBES had been taken from Ontario, one from Quebec, one from Bri- tish Columbia, but none from the prairie west. He declared it was the di4|y of them all to stand up for tho west against any other part of Canada. > :??  � *  ? ? * � : fOid butch"* cleans wood-work and floors, i puily and quickly. Reaches the difficult ' komers and crevices thoroughly cleaning ,�rith little effort Although the sheepmen In the pro vKice aro not exactly sure of higher prices for their 'wool no.xt year, tliu general ImpreEalou prevailing amongst 'them Is that tho sheep Industry v.'lll bo given u decided Impetus here by the heavy demand all over the world for woolUm i;ooc!s. It is expected that tho clip next year will exceed ail pvevlouB records in tho number of poundB produced, as lhare have been some good Importatfous from the United States, and tho spring Iambs, v/hich will shear as yearliigs next summer,- were an exceptionally good crop. Piices have lieen rising since thn outbreak of the war, and from 20 to :30 cents a poiuid is being asked in Montana for raw wools. Many factors are making for an increase. All the great armies 'in Europe require large (luantitles of woollens, and factories throughout the continent are working ; overtime to supply the troops with winter clothing and with blankets. Two or three days ago the British War office commandeered the total output of a number of the larger mills which fare running day and night. It was also recently announced that the exportation of raw wool has been prohibited, and there can be no question that the British market will absorb afl the available supply for some time to come. In the United States an immediate rise in prices occurred when the war broke out. This was due in large measure to the fact that the Australian supply has been greatly curtaHed. The American importations from Australasia are likely to be comparatively small so long as the British demand contiiuos. R. C. Harvey, one of the larges.t sheep owners in the south, today informed tho Herald that Boston men do not yet know where they are at on prices. Mr. Harvey says that it Is hard to predict any move in the market, but he thinks that with the heavy demand for wool, prices will eventually rise. George R^. Hatch, who has been associated with the sheep business for many j'ears, and who made some large purchases of wool last year for a Boston firm, says that an increase is Inevitable. Mr. Hatch is planning to operate a shearing plant at the fair grounds next year, and he contemplates using machine shearers. Neither Mr. Harvey nor Mr. Hatch have heard of any heavy losses to sheepmen from the recent storm. Southern Alberta today is oriuippcd with aibigger reserve supply of moisture tlvan it was at tliis time last year. Tho last storm has brought forth much comment on crop prospects, and although it is rather early in the game to make prodictions, there is no harm in recognizing the conditions as they stand, in the first place, tJh-e L,rouud was never in more receptive mood. Not for a couple ot decades has Jack Frost remained on a holiday .so late in the season. It is Octoi;cr ths 10th and we have yet to see a killing frost in Sunmy .'Vlbcrta this season. Jack is generally back on the job about Sopfember 10th, and his long absence this year is looliod upon with relish by the farmers. Last season was open until very Ir.t;, almost until tho new year, in fact, but tiie gr^ound was frozen and the rain and snow that fell was not absorbed. , The precipitation from Jan. 1st to Oct. 10th in 1913, was 13.r)9 inches. For the corresponding period this year the register says 11.39. Tho average rainfall over a period of 12 years is 10.GG. Anything below 20 inches is considered semi-arid, and tho fall of 14.39 is nothing to. write to father about, but tilie fact that over two inches of this has fallftn in the past few days when the soil was open and absorbant, looks like a good sign. If tho man who ladels out the woatlier doesn't get his dates mixed next spring, and gives us a snowfall such as the last one, along about the middle of May, Miss S. Alberta w-ill have some bouquets to feed the thresher next fall. The total hours of sunshine for 1914 to dale are 2130. The mean temperature lor September is 52-8. The maximum temperature for the month of September was 86, and the minimum 31. The figures were furnished by the oHicial observer at the Dominion Experimental Farm. METROPOLITAN RESIGNS Ottawa, Ont., Oct. 9.-The Anglican house of Bishops in session here today, accepteaD3 to th* Papils of nil Teachers of Music. Tile Annual Rxeiiilnation.'! in Prnftir.Tl Music an'l Tlieory will l.c licltl llirtn:;^iio-.;t Canada in May and Ji'ik-, 1915. An rr..i!nillation in Theory only v.-iH Ijc liffld Kovcinlicr nth 1914, ajjiJlication to Lc made hy October ist 1914. An exhiljitlon vaUir about froo offered aunviaily ; also 2 Cold nnd 2 Silver ,Mcfial.-j. SyilabuH, Music for t]-.t!r\a,inin:aion=iftjKl all ijarticulars may lie obtained on oppiica-tiou to H. WABKC DAVIS, 777 Shcler SIrcel. IHonlrtil. ' (netlUenJ SfCrclary lor tauada.) Parents and Tcaclicrs T\-ishinjr to enter their pnpils for. these e.\.'iniination.'; slmuid conimuntcate with tiJK Becrctarv at once and have their names placed oa m.-ulinj; list. 6 A Christian colkge-horae, healthful eituation. ForprospectUBWlStcnns.writc the Principal R. I. Warneti M Jl.,P.D., St. Thotaas, Ont. ______^ F That there Is 'urgent need In Southern Alberta for an immediate and rigid inspection of meats, especially pork, was the gist of the remarks made on Thursday afternoon by J. A. Smith, to the Council ot the Leth-bridge Board of Trade. Mr. Smitli made particular reference to the prevalence ot hog cholera in the province, stating that it was so serious as to demand attention immediately. If our hog irfdustry is to pros per. Cholera Is an Incipient and dangerous disease, and -while it has nev er been known to have been transmitt ed to humans, the carcass of a diseased animal cannot be said to be particularly healthy.. The disease has ravaged some of the finest herds in the district, and IMr. Smith is of the opinion that precautions are not what they should ibe.' He urged that the Board take the matter up with the Dominion Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Martin Burrell, with a view to having more rigid regulations adopted, using as an argument the fact that southern Alberta, Canada and the Empire needs every,.available pound of food products that can be raised. Mr. Smith also urged that farmers be more careful in the sale ot hogs, so that tlie disease might 'be spread as little as possible. The Board will take the matter up with the Hon. Mr. Burrell. Mrs. F. It. rOdward.s and litth.->(lau:\rTXa and tlic Oil I^iintings are going. TJiis store has been crowded ye.storda^y and today by hundreds of ^tttisiied slioppcrs, all eager to possess one of tbeso pictures. Have you procured one yet? If not make your purchases tonight or on Tuesday. FREE PAINTING with every $10 or 620 total purchases. Here are the Specials for tonigiit: .$2.f{0 Undei'skij'ts for 95c Ladies' Silk Moire Underskirts. .Mso a few odd lines in Satin and Sateen. Lovely aasortnient of colorings-0 and 10 in. QC^ flounce. Values all tlio way to $2.00 ..................... VwC $1.25 Uiulcr,skirts lor 95(' These are White and Grey KniLtcd Wool 'Underskirts for children. Pretty knit designs. Regular $1.25 linos. QK** Sizes 3, 2 and 3, tor.................................._____ 99C $1.75 Corsets lor 95c This popular line of Ladies' Worcester Corsets, low QC|% ibuBt, long hip, four hose supporters and lace trimmed.... A Ilurry-ont Cleai'aiice of Belts & Neckwear Just about 50 pieces ju all, must be sold at once to make way for new goods now arriving. Reg. from COc to $1.25 9UC MISSES' VICI BUTTON BOOTS with patent tips. All $2.50 values. Sixes ^ i| gQ 11, 12ya and 2 only MEN'S ONE BUCKLE OVERSHOES, with heavy rubber soles All sizes in this lot ^it g'g\ Regular |2.00 ......91 aOU $4.50 Electric Heaters for $2.75 These Electric Heaters will help cut dov\-n your fuel hill. They will boil a kettle, or fry meat in very short order. Just CO "Jf" four on sale at ..................................... $faa I 9 Csirtain Scrims Good widths, pretty colored borders!, handsome Bulgarian effects. Also narrow tan and blue borders. Cream and 4 Ecru. On sale tonight,' jUst per yard ................. 1 OC FRESH OLD COUNTRY GINGER SNAPS Per pound ......,. PUMPKINS 2 cans for ........ 19c 25c JUICY ORANGES OA�. Per dozen............ ��IC CIGARS, well known AC�� brands, clearing 4 for.. bOC TURKISH DELIGHT OC�� Delicious, per pound ... CwC Hudson's Bay Co. Clubs and Societies The G. F. club will meet at Mrs. Gillespie's, 627 Eleventh street South on Tuesday.   * The raoetiii!; of the music department of the Mathosis club, which was to have been held next Monday, has been postponed for one week.   � The Daughters and Maids of England Sewing class will meet with Mrs V7. Hoiberton, 026 Ninth street South! on Tuesday next, October 13, at 2.30. All are renuested to he present, as it will be the last meeting before the bazaar.  � * On account of Monday, October 12, being Tharilcsgiving Day, St. Cyprian's A.Y.P.A. have postponed their social which was to have been held tliat evening until Monday, October 10th. Information has been received that at its final session on Thursdaj', the Grand Chapter of the Order of the J!:astern Str.r decided to hold Its annual convention next year In Leth-l)rl!lge, this city winning out in competition with Banff and Athabasca. Mrs. J. W. Graham of the local Mario Leaf Chapter, was elected Grand Marshal ot the Grand Chapter. Mrs. Kea-iiey of Walnwright was elected Grand Matron ot the Order in Alberta.   * At the regular meeting ot the Women's Civic club, held at Mrs. John Brodle's residence on Thursday, it v.as decided to hold a card party and dance on October 2(5, at the K. ot P. hall. The club members have been sewing for the needy of the city for the past two months, and need money to carry on the work. So far, all the material has been donated. It was also decided not to start the Girl's Rest room for the present. The money collected for that purpose Is In the savings bank. ICLEOO BOYS IN STRAIHCOif Macleod, Oct. 10.-A complete list of tho oflicers and men ot Lord Strathcona's Horse (Uoyal Canadians) has been issued with the approval of Col. Steele, and included in the number are tlio names of the following .Maclood boys ; ..... "A" Squadrcfl--Corporal Sutton. "C" Squadron-Privaties Jas. Avery, Willis Chapman, Geo. E. Clarke, Wilton de H. Dixon, H. Evans, Harold Grady, Joe Grior, Frank Hutcli-ins, James McDonald, P. J. Roberts, George Scheer, and \V. M. Scougal. , A brother ot the Davis boys, Lieut. D. C. Davis, son of .Mrs. D..W. Da- vis, is also attached to "A" Squadron. Lieut. Davis has held a commission in the Strathcona Horse fee some time. EARL MINTO'S ESTATE Ixmdon, Oct. 9.-T'ae late Earl Minto, formerly Governor-General of Canada, left a personal estate of |"9S,-B80, also considerable real estate. IN HEART OF CITT HOTEl SAVOY SEATTLE "Tnelrc Storlesof Solid Conrott" In tlie centre of tiling*-theatres and stores on both sides. Buildinn sbolutcly fireproof-concrete, (tecl and marble. ECKOFEAN PLAV-ll per day ap With BalKt-�X per day up /r Farmers Lose Big Elevator in Travers Fire Tiiivis, Oct. 10.-On Friday morn-i^, Oct. 2, the people ot this towu ,i/ivi:ve awakened by the cry ol "fire." /Tho Farmers' Elevator, in which wera about ICOO bushels ol grain, was burning. Luckily two cars had been loaded out tho day previous. The cause of the fire was unknown. The building was a total loss. The Liverpool contribution to the Prince ol Wales Fund now esoeeda ?115,000. GOOD NEWS FOR SATURDAY EVENING 7 TO lO O'CLOCK I Attractive Prices TOWELS-Size 10x26. Regular 30c per pair 1 C For, per pair ........................................... IwC KIMONA FLANNELETTE-Regular ITi/^o lPi#� For, per yard ----.................................... ^Ib2v 250 YARDS DRESS GOODS-In Tweeds, etc. Regular ABg^ 7t"c per yard. Saturday night price, per yard............. "IwC LADIES' FLANNELETTE GOWNS-White and color- QAm ed. Rp,?ular price $1.10. For, each ..................... OUC CHILDREN'S PLAIN CASHMERE HOSE- 1 AC^ Reduced ............................................. I U /O 50 PAlhS MEN'S AND BOYS' GLOVES- 4 Odd lines. Per pair................................... lUC SHIPMENTS OF NOVELTY GOODS JUST RECEIVED. Prepare for Monday Thanksgiving Day APPLES-^Jonathan �>4 Af% RIPE TOMATOES OCm Only, per case ----# I aHU 3 pounds for ......... (See them) HOT HOUSE LET- At%t^ JS'cMe*..........$1.00 P"*^"-^  Three Pounds OCa STIRLING PICKLES OflJM For................ COG Per bottle ............ CUG ALL ORDERS RECEIVED UP TO 9 O'CLOCK WILL BE DELIV-' ERED TONIGHT. The Bentley Co., Ltd .__________'j 7035 41 ;