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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - September 6, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 1918 THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE NINE  � � PERSONAL �  � ,MisB Violet Z. CopeliDid, of Rnelnu, Is (he giioat of Mrs. M. K, CoUlna. f * * Mrs. Burnnrd and family have returned to the city after an enjoyable month's holidays spent at Vaneouvor. * 111 w Mrs. Xonn.an llmiderson ot Ilillcrest is a gueat in the city with Miss Ccnn. * * �* A. S. .McGotiBan ot Kdmonton was fl visitor in llie city yesterday with Jtr. and Mrs. K. L. .Farvls. MrH. K. h. Connor and little daughter. CnmiUe, have returned from viBlling in Vancouver. � * � Miss Clairo S. Dobel, graduate of Toronto 'Conservatory of Mu.sic, has Bssunied lior duties us teacher of pi-ono and theory at the Conservatory ot Music I'.ero. * � * Mrs. Fairfield llorne left this atter-SQon to spend a month In Vancouver. � m m Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Van Homo and little son returned to the city yesterday from Kaslo, whore -Mrs. Van Horne and son have been visiting for a couple ot months. m ' � - Mr. A. y. Maynard and Dr. J. .T. field, of Taber, wore motor visitors in the city yesterday. � �  ^ Judge .Tackson, who ia a delegate tio the General Synod of the Anglican church at Toronto left early In the week for that city.   '  Mr. and Mrs. W. .T. O'Callughan left last night tor Cornwall, Ontario, where tho former lias been called by the illness of his father. m * * Miss Knox, a graduate of the Gall Hospital, left at the beginning of the week to visit-in Vancouver.  * � Miss M. M. Berringor, formerly ot the Gait Hospital nursing ptaff, has left for Vancouver. mm* Mrs. Hammond and daughters, who have been summering at Banff, have gone to California to spend the winter. � m . Vvs. W. G. Kenny and daughter .Margaret have returned from visiting at I'roctor, B.C.  �  Mr. and Mrs. \V. V. Hessey and children have returned from a holiday spent at Proctoi-. i> * *   * ,* "S" BRAID's Best Coffee with its exquisite flavour and aroma, is a drink of delight- "Morning, Noon and Night" In Sealed Tins. Ask your i^rocer. BRAID'S BEST TEA is the best tea IB Knox church choir practice will be held this evening at eight o'clock. , � � � Mr. H. McG. Young will give a quarter of an hour organ recital at 7:1.5 o'clock, preceding the evening service in Knox church Sunday evening, September 8tU. The number will be taken from comiJositions by Ifinglish composers. *   The Adult class � of the United church Sunday school held their regular monthly meeting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. P. Holmes, '117 19th St., on Tuesday evening. After the business a very pleasant social timo was spent, when songs, readings, games, etc.. were enjoyed by all, after which dainty refreshments were served by the hostess.  * * The Next of Kin are holding a tag day in aid ot the local Veterans ou Saturday, October .'i. � �  The Nursing Mission Board will hold the regular monthly meeting ou .Monday at four o'clock in the Y.M.C. A. It is important that every member should be present.  *   � > > >  ' � WEDDINGS ? ? ? ? rend Cragg of Wesley church united tlie couple In marriage. Only � the imiuediate iamiiy were present and Dwight E. and Catherine Kramer, brother and .sister ot the bride acted as attendants. The bride was attired in an Alsnrian colored travelling suit. After ihe ceremony a wedding feast was enjoyed at the home o� the Ijride's parents northeast of Coaldale. Mrs. Dilley Is a yonng woman of charming personality ami i.s well accomplished, being a gradiiato of High School and of St: Vincent's .Academy, where she received her musical education; both institutions being in the city ot Petaluma, ('alifoniir;. 'from whore the bride moved to Coaldale with her parents sumelhing over a year ago. The groom is the eldest son ot Mr. and Mrs. Goorge Dilley of Tacoraa, Washington, and - resides in Calgary, being connected iheie with the Sales Department ot the C. P. R. He is a young man of rare personality and talents, and is well and favorably know:n throughout Uie province. The happy couple left Wednesday evening for a honeymoon trip to the coast and on their return will make their home in Calgary. Mr. and Mrs. Dilley are heing heartily congratulat-'ed and wished succa.=s jnd ihappiness by their many friends. RAILWAY SERVICE Wants to Know Why Railway Board Has Not Given Promised Investigation The Ijetl'.bridge board of trade is not going to be satisfied to allow the matter of the passenger service now in effect on C.F'.R. lines in Southern Alberta rest without a complete investigation by the Board ot Railway Commissioners. Today they sent the following wire to learn the delay in the re-establishment of working timetable No. 23: Lethbridge. Alta., Sept. 6, 1918. Sir Henry Drayton, Board of Hallway Commissioners, Ottawa. Reference our complaints and surrounding district alterations passenger schedules instituted August ISth your secretary wired us twenty-eighth board has given direction to railway to re-establish working time table number twenty-three pending investigation. We wired, thirteenth 'when is board's order restoring service effective?' We wired again September third 'awaiting reply regarding time tor your order restoring time table twenty-three effective. No change in trains here yet.' We find it utterly impossible understand why our messages are ignored by your board no reply having 'been received above messages. Only alteration made in service is that on September fourth company announced further cancellation tiiriCB weekly extra Coults-Leth-hrldge which had been running.- G. R. Marnoch, President Lethbridge Board ot Trade. In the raeantimo all the evidence in connection with the hearings of some years ago, when the daily service on the Oardston branch was established, is being gathered together, and a new case win be made out to be placed before the board. U. S. STEAMER, FORMER GERMAN LINER, TORPEDOED Washington, D.C., Sept. C-News reached here that the American trans-pwt Mount Vernon, homeward bound has been torpedoed by an enemy sub-marino 700 miles from the French coast but had turned back and arrived safely at a French port. _ The Mount Vernon.formerly was the North German Lloyd line Kron.;PrinE-ossen Cecllie. She had.no military unit on board and is supp.osert to-have carried only a small number of f-DsuaJties in addition to her cr'^-^  i m --------� �- m m H\\ mm Rave Arrived ^^HIS is our first announcement con-cerning the new waists. Unusual creations and styles quite out of the ordinary have arrived. They are the NEW creations, fashioned of such beautiful, soft silk materials. aEORGETTE CREPE has been sanctioned as the favored fabric for Fall waists, and prominent features are the collarless waists, waists trimmed with beads and embroidery in various effects and the combining of colors. , . /tJNF PECULIAR INTEREST is our Vi^ showing of Wash Satin Waists in the new "Pull-Over" models. Very charming they are, entirely new, and so serviceable. The prices, of course, are strictly moderate, to conform with our store policy of , The Best Value at the Price Give yourself the pleasure of viewing these new creations at the earliest possible opportunity. Stroll round tonight and see some of them in the window. ^ C.N.R. Ottawa, Sept. 6.-Difficulties over the reorganized Canadian Northern directorate remain unsettled. 'It . was generally expected that yesterday's cabinet meeting would see a final settlement. There had been conferences with railway magnates. There is further consideration of the problem today and it is expected a solution of the chairmanship will be arrived at today. Hon. Frank Cochrane and D. B. Hanna are both mentioned for the chairmanship. No Decision Ottawa, Sept. 6.-Announcement of the composition of the Canadian Nor- thern directorate goes over until tomorrow and probably until Monday. Decision on the question, it was officially stated this afternoon has not yet been reached by the government. It is again under discussion by the cabinet council this afternoon. Arraugements now made, it ia understood -will probably be temporary. The idea is eventually to bring all the government roads under corporate management and any arrangements to that end will naturally be affected by the result of purchase arrangements with the G. T. Further question -which has arisen is the likelihood of continuing the existence ot the railway war board after the war. This will, however, depend on events. SERIOUS FIRE IN A MILLING PLANT Chicago, Sept. 6.--Fire which destroyed the Arcade Milling Company's milling plant at Rondont, a north shore suburb, caused a loss of, $500,000 according to estimates today by Arthur Meeker the owner. The fire took place last night, and destroyed seven buildings, six goncrete containers and 20O carloads of grain. A seivi ies of explosions occurred sending pillars ot fira skyward and attracting spectators for miles around. The company manufactured special �|tock and poultry food,. No other remedy win to surely uid quickbr correct stomach oiiiiieBtt, regnkte the liver and improve the general health as adoie^f Beecbatns �-'SaASAKSIfKt.'a?'* Girls and Boys Want Serviceable Shoes for School They want fit and comfort combined with a neat appearance and good wearing qualities. Our line of school shoes will meet these requirements and will please the girls and boys. They will give excellent service, will hold their shape and are made from the most comfortable lasts. jj The New Fall Shoes for Men and Women are Here The Slater for Men, The Walkover for Women. These two well known proven value and style combine the features demanded by people who ticular about their footwear. Huf ner The Shoeman Beside Meirchants Bank lines of are par- ;