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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - September 6, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta FmDAY, SEPTEMBER fi, 1918 atE-J-u.�*iuii �i -.-.r-mi-'-ie- P SUPPUV BY HOT feAriN bo the greatest source of potash, the article also descrlbiM other sources, the development of which is not. being neglected. Tho article concludes: "Facd month (hat passes renders Croat llritafn more independent, of Cei'mnn potash and more, able to disregard Germany's conlinued threat of holding other nations to a ranaom for Iiotash." London, Kept. D.- (Canadian Press Dispatch to Keuter's Limited!.- Admiral Kir David Realty, replying to a message from tho Trades Union Cop-gross, said that tho grand flee! was convinced complete victory would crown the continued efforts of the mi piro and the allies and the sacrifices will bring forth a new world, wherein all that, was best, in humanity could have free development. The reading of the message was greeted with loud cheers. 10 CATCH ALL THE ALLIED "SLACKERS" Treaties lo he Effected With French, llelginn and Italian Governments Coaimunlcations under thla heading must bear tho siguaturoa of tho writers. HOME DEALING 'Ith, 1D15. Editor Lethbridge Herald: Sir,-I havo been watching for that essay on tho homo trading to bo writ-ton by pupils umlnr 14 years. I havo nlways boon an advoeat.o of homo'trad-inp. but this Lethbridge of ours, is very hard to hack up in tho homotradn argumont. Ono re.iHon for this la tho lack of matorlal tho merchants keop on hand, tho other ono Is thoir ignorance of what they havo got. I saw a mochanlc Itero two months ago looking for a standard l,4 inch holt tap. Ho enmo Into town oneo a wook and wont over tho hardwaro stores with tho nanio results each time. On asking for n. Vi inch standard bolt tap ho would bo Informod they had thorn hut upon looking It would bo found that tho nearoat thoy had wan 1-.12 Inch or 1-04 inch over size, but at no time or store could any of tho morchantn toll him without detaining lilia-tlmt they didn't havo them, I know an onglnoor who was unable to procure a small standard bolt tap lioro. Aftur waiting for over threo months ho sent to Raton's, Winnipeg, and had ono back itv six days. lie says ho will wait to hoo how long it will take tho Lothbridxo Btoro to got this one. I know another mechanic who ordoroil a set of dies for threading bolta. He Is waiting now over four months. I saw another man wanting to buy u book to teach his children at home as school was so far away thoy couldn't walk. He also wanted an Atlas of tho World. Though ho tried all book stores In Lothhridgo ho couldn't jet them, but ho had no trouble In getting them from Katon's, Winnipeg. An-thoi' argument to fall down on in supporting tho homo trade is why men "re unable to buy Irouaors tho full standard length in the cheaper gmdos, whllo they can get them In tho higher grades. You can scarcely buy it pair of trousers :!4 inch leg In tho cheaper IpadftB in Lethbridge. t could montlon lots of those laekts In Lothhrldgo that'll not In Calgary. Hoping the merchants of Lothbrldgo will wako up lo bettor JmsinesH, 1 am, air, Yours truly, :- JOHN FRASKU, Cunorul Ucllvoory, iiethbridgo. Ottawa. Sept. fi.--Early conclusion of "slacker" treaties with the' French, Helgian and Italian governments is expected. For some time negotiations havo been under way to bring about with other allied governments arrangements in regard to military service similar to those concluded with tho United States. When members of the government were. In London, it. is understood, the whole mutter was discussed with the Imperial governments. Negotiations ant now said to be so far advanced that satisfactory arrangements are expected to r��ult within a short time. The position of the allied "slacker'' in Canada is an anomalous one. If lie has declined to obey the call to military service from his own government ho is regarded by it as a deserter una should he return home, is liable to be shot. Hut so long as he remains in Canada the law of his own country does not reach him. Furthermore he is exempt from the provisions of the Canadian military service act as this applies to male British subjects only. With the ratification of treaties sim-iliar to that concluded with the United States the anomaly would cease. Subjects of the allied countries concerned who are resident In Canada would either have to serve in the armies of their own country or bo liable to draft in tho Canadian army. SERIOUS PROTESTS TO PRESENCE Of Sorious protests to the presence of the Monnonltos in Canada, under the agreement which exempts them from military service la being heard from all parts of Canada now. Lethbridgo district Is particularly interested in this as tho largest colony of the Mon-nonltes is in this district. During I ho past few months, tho Mennonltes have purchased hundreds of thousand:) of dollars' worth of land in this vicinity. Their first purchases wore tho Ferguson Haneh at Maclood, and tho Tracht farm at Stirling. Then thoy bought the Uobertson ranch at Hnloy, and tho big chunk of tho Mclntyro ranch which was mentioned last, week and for which thoy paid �tU8,000. Tho Winnipeg Kreo Press is the latest to Issue warntuf? regarding these colonies, which it does in tho following tonus: "We formally drew the government's attention to the matter. It calls for prompt registration, for repudiating or for at least the Unit tut Ion of engagements that may have been entered into by colonization officials In excess of their authority and for tho laying down of tho principle to bo inflexibly adhored to, that henco-forth Canada is for the Canadians anil for those who are prepared in return for a home lo become Canadians to tho fullest requirements of citizenship." Makes Public Protest. With the editorial is printed a public protest against tho policy of permitting people to come into Canada as settlors who claim military exemption, by l>. A, Koss, M.l', who says that, hundreds of Mennonltes and other brotherhoods with similar tenuis have boon warned to leavo the United States or accept their responsibility as citizens and that they are coming into the pralilo provinces buying up laud and holiiK welcomed to an alarmlus number. With the French Army in Prance, Sept. n. -The retreat of the Hermans, provoked in the firsl instance by their secoiei defeat on the Mani''. is continued and extended in order to release enough divisions to form a manoeuvring mass and regain a liberty of action of which Marsha! Koch's brilliant operations deprived them. Thai is the expert opinion based on the best official evidence of the condition of the German army and the views prevailing among the German officers. The impression derived from the same sources is that the. military party in Germany, which is still in absolute control, will give up only in the last, extremity; that if they are unable lo constitute reserves sufficient to resume, the war movement, they will again try to impose an offensive position on the allies in the hope of tiring them out and holding a considerable part of northern France and Belgium as pledges with which to bargain when the occasion arises. In the same expert opinion the Germans are checked out but not yet mated. They still have resour. t.-s that will enable them to continue a stout defence and oblige the allies to make a hard effort to clinch the victory, which though Inevitable, may still be further off than it would appear to be from optimistic speculations that have been backed on recent success. speaking of the . '; l�. Sulici:or :'"r tlial' San-Ail;. T- ini,":: �5.J. ,1 we'.i-lo-ilo rancher alii tor many ;. iv r-, postmaster at Mitiii"'!. ic.-i,- ||,.ji.iia. was found dead in hi-. l>,irit>�rd with a cut, thr- e ami oie-liaH im-in - ioiiL'. appar-Mitiy jtitlicted b;. a bluni in--trumen:, in Hie top of hi; he,id. I'll" .rtitlmri-t'a-s are i-onilui ting an investigation on tie.' theory that, Sandvik wa.- tuur- dereil. Approved J. A. J. ti!' THi; l-.~TATi: t.V-"' "\ STK.N'DK. N.VI'I'-. I � i i;.' ;:iven that all ii-- on the estate -'(. -ade of Aden in 1..CI.,, of W.lo.-e �ti'iu'..- of Aden in >n.i ;� �� nppoiui-:;:! t.� an order .fach on, local a ' dated the lilliT A.I '. i'.'la ale ttt !.:ctolier \.\>. llilv. veriTie.l of their .uritiert held by thai date the' 'si' will distribute �" �',..(" among t he la-r.-io having vela ,:n~ of which no-lad or which have knowledge. ' .dee this ".''th d..v i \ 'li. KLTON', | ti.e Guardian. j I.elliuriiige, Alia, j I. I s.c. Ad N Gompers Says His Sympathies Are With the Ileal Ireland Derby, Kngland, Sept. t?.-Samuel Gompers, president of tne American federation of Labor and William Bow-en, president, of the International Bricklayers' Union, yesterday visited the British Labor congress which is now in session hero, and delivered their fraternal greetings. Mr. Gom-pers, who spoke at Homo length, re-reived an enthusiastic greeting. After FOR SALE-(Agricultural) �tn'tn-n lUptytnc Mention Tlifl H�rnU! FOR "^ALE-tine a >H'uF~ohf~maro with colt. Abo 1 milk cow. Phono \ II. Bartlett. T'.'.". �>,;.,; VOll SALE- milk cows, 1 fresh 2 weeks ago, other J months. John Rowalski. Ill I,'.th St. North. .'.'art Kbit"SAKE-One 7itJx!f:J~ Minneapolis separator complete with drive belt in good shape, only run tiu days. Albert Kirth, Sec. J2-s FOR SAEE-t m.ir67s years,' laOu,lbs.' 2 geldings rising 4, unbroken. Wi.i. Ingram, l.'!0" 7th Ave. S., Lethbridge, Phone ll'-ir. or evenings 4SC. 2Ji'ii; Kb ft SA UK- TwoS tTuiii e-Ma I: e^a-fr'a'c-cars, at $lf.O each. One-priie. Address box ill. IMPOUNDED IN THE EAST POUND Aug. 9tli, black Holding, white strlpo on faco, branded right thigh ........................kv-u Aug. 9th, black gelding, white spot on face, branded on right thigh, same an above. Aug. Idli, grey gelding, white stripe on faco, branded right thigh, samo as above. Aug. Uth, dark prey gelding, whlto spot, on face, branded on right thigh, samo as above. Aug. full, bay gelding, whlto spot on faco, white hind fetlocks, branded on right thigh, samo as above. Aug. Mil, bay gelding, whlto stripo on face, branded on right thigh, samo as above. Aug. 22, yearling brlndlo steor branded on right side ........ tor for Ford half regular Herald. FOR SALK- Ore,-n "bundle oat feed, heavy with grain, $20 per ton on ground. $'Ja delivered. ,". miles south. Apply 1257 tith Ave. Sourh. 224-tJ FOR SALK-2i)u tons 'good quality upland hay, haled. P. O. 11. shipping point in ear lots. Patterson, McKln-non and Hell. 22:1-12 FOn~SALE-tir~wi!l trade" for "cattle" ] 12 head of range horses, broken or unbroken. Write P. O. Box 54G, City. 224-i> FOR SALK-Konr to "five hundred tons good uptand hay. Phone or wire offers K.O.B. Consort, Alberta. This is jail good hay. Holmes and Todd, Consort, Alberta, Phono 17. 22.V0 FOR SALE-a broodmares with colt at foot, weight 1H0O to 1450 lbs. 2 threo year old geldings, 1 two year old filly, also .1 brood sows and register-oil Berkshire boar. Write P. O. Box 574 City or phone Rural 1000, (litv. 224-f, Aug. 22nd. red roan heifer, whlto face, no horns, branded on right side, samo i\b above. Aug. 22nd, brown and whlto heifer, wire in neck, branded on rig'nt Bide, same as above. Aug. 22nd, red roan cow, brand on right sido 2 B, brand on right rump ............... Aug. Hist, bay golding, branded on loft hip. Branded on loft shoulder F N Aug. '.list, buy gelding branded on right thigh ............... Aug, :Hsf, buy horso, weight about VMO lbs., small white spot on face. No visible brand. Aug. 25th, grey mare, branded .on left shoulder HU connected with bar above Jamos I!0*�*ODLL JAMES HOWKEH,  I'ouudkeopor. MISCELLANEOUS WANTS WANTKD^Wo loir and self usedTof flea furniture, typewriters, etc. Ever-all and Frank*. __ 03-0 'WANTED-Pluin drogsinuking, sewing done at home or by tho day. Prices reasonable. Apply 1218 Clh Ave. S. _ 22'.,.-� \VANTEO~TO 1HIV-Ti5'r~4-roomed house, prefer north side. Must bo rheap for cash. Wm. Ingram. Balmoral Hlk.. Lethbridge, phono 1245, evenings 4S0. _ 22G-G 'SlONM'n'''"U'ANTEi>^Ka:;m loan "'of $10,000 for term of five years, interest Spc, payablo annually. On 960 acres improved land, value $25.00 per aero. P.O. Box ;t7. Foremost, Alia. 211-18 WANTED. CATTLE "WANTED 10 purchase any quantity of good young beof breed, ulso a few good fresh uilieii cows, Vox 51S Loth-bridgo *20 U Hear Irwtt S. Cob!) .,,10:1. Drawing and Painting Miss E. F. Kirk Trained and Certificated under South Kensington and under hoyal Dra.'.ing Soiieiy of Great Britain and Inland. Classes at Y. M. C. A. for oil mid water color painting, also for orawmr. Tuesdays. 4 to 5.30, $3 motif-, Tuesdays, 7.30 to 9.30, $4 mont'i Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 12. Su per month. Wednesdays, 4 to 5.JO. SJ nisnth TERM OPENS SEPTEMBER 3 Pupils may join at any time. Address: Victoria Mansions, Lethbridge Whirl Kifdylne Mention Tho HeriOfl. "MR SAL!, died 'Deer dlatrlei. larm land. Price .t|o to $:;n per acre. Al o haled hay for : ale. For piirticular.-i '.'�rite I.. I. Smith, I'.ox lil", Red Deer, Ai'a. _'u7--'a Ui.lK SALK - in ,-ores raii'ii, su'i fruit trees, 5 roomed bungalow, on west, arm oi Kootenay Lake, l:: miles from Nelson, B. $:!.imiii.mi.'.- C. W. Apple-yard, NoUf.ii. H C. 210-14 FDR SALF.-Laud. ' i section, inirtly inigaiil", >', miles from Lethbridge, s",; Mimiuerfalloived. breaking, fenced, -mall bouse and (aide. Price p.r aire. Writ.. P. t). Box 24:'., City. 224-tia FbTt'SALF."--" 147"iii:rr.-r north west !i' Sec. it;. Township Range 22. Very desirably siluat'd wiHiin 1 mile of Kit p station. ?:;u per acre. Owner, 2'1'-'. Autumn St., San J.;:..', California, 21S -15 Dr. A.T. Spankie M.D., CM. EYE, EAR, NOSE AND THROAT SPECIALIST Office rooms 121-122 New P. Burns Building, Corner Sth Avi, and 2nd St. Fast, Calgary. Office Phone M2S4S Residence Phono M2077 Interne and House Surgeon, Manhattan Uye, Far, N'oso and Throat. Hospital, New York City,'.ii-t. Sptcialist to Calgary School , Board PHONE 733 ;/ FOR THE 0. K. REPAIR SHOP Shoes and Small Machinery _817 Third Ave. Hear Irvin S. Cobb soon. SMALL BUNCH OF CATTLE FOR SALE PRICE RIGHT. a CHAS. T. COUSINS SKIFF, ALTA. Tractor Repairs We specialize in reborlng gas tractor cylinders, and fitting ovorsizo pistonB and rings. Wo have In stock at. present oversize pistons for all popular makes of gas tractors. Ford Engines Rebored NIVEN BROS. 216 1st Ave. S. Phone 1732 FARM LABOR THE PROVINCIAL DEPART-MENT OF AGRICULTURE HAS OPENED A J BUREAU IN THE BOARD OF TRADE OFFICES LETHBRIDGE f-)'1 To secure and distribute farm } labor. Farmers -wishing to secure help should apply Immediately to MR. J. A. WEIR, who has chargo of thl3 free service. PHONE 1603 Machinery and tractor Repairs OF ALL KINDS Cylinders rebored anil refitted with now pistons. Gears and grates for all popular makes of engines. G. Kischel Lessee of the Lethbridge Iron Works. 1 W.L. McK�n�te �fe Co. l�HOM� M? �mnt>P ir* Ave. �. Hear Irvin S. Cobb soon. r THE ROY N ELECTRIC nioctrfcal Contracting of all kinds. Agents for the World KamouB Delco Light Country wlrlnc a specialty. 618 4th Avenue Box 334 Phone 735 __J DRAYING Of All Kindi WesternTransferCo. Limited WI-� �, P. n. Freight Mm* FHONI* fflw........... �tM table*.......... Nursing Mission PURE FRESH MILK From tuborculosla-tosted cowa -Anyone requiring such milk for babies may do so dally. Tho milk Is froo to those who cannot pay for it, and at coBt to thosu who can. AUCTIONEER Long experience in stock and farm machinery. Sales conducted lu any part of Alberta. P. LAVALLEY COALDALE, ALBERTA For Date* and Rate* Call The Dowsley Land Agency, Lethbridge. Phone 1809 L. A. H. Roosa Drnylng and Baggage Transfer to All Parts of the City. Try Us. Charges Reasonable, Baggage delivered day and night. Leave orders at Lethbridge Clothing Store, 5th St. S. Store Phone----1450 Res. Phone.....1869 TRY A HERALD WANT AD. Freel It Elliott Sheet Metal Works Expert Hot Air Furnaca " Work Phone 1713 330 0th St. S, Lethbridge, Alberta SPENCE'S AUTO LIVERY NIGHT TRAIN OR HOSPITAL CALLS, LETHBRIDGE HOTEL. CLOSED CAR PHONE 1324 Reliable Shoe Repairs THE CITV BOOT AND SHOE REPAIR SHOP H. LANGLEY, Prop. 408 2nd Ave. S. Phone 1731 Next Fire Hall ^sj X/? DONT FORGET ,^r>5> THE WAR VETERAN I WHEN YOU HAVE A I JOB TO OFrTER 1/ Pleaat^nghljk Sec'y Veterans' Clufc W Phone 372 H CANADA FOOD BOARD! ;i LICENSE NUMBER g-Q1g 9999999999999? ;