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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - September 18, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE EIGHT THE LETHBRtDGE DAILY HERALD WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 1M8 PLENTY OF TRAFFIC ON SOUTH LINES J- Cardston Train leaded With] Expretw-Tri-Weekly Service Great Discomfort iT'-.U is one of tho main ports of en-trv from tin- Culled States, and the 'trlweeklv service Uas imposed real Inconvenience and disiomfon upon tho travellers. The passer-.per.* arc generally staud-'tu: up '� lla|'^ by the time Utt> train roaches its Cardston branch train �which went. o\it of hero yesterdny niorning. There were no less than lui'lvf truck loads of ex;>re*s pile,) Into the eipress cur. nearly filling it Hv the time the train reached the �tti�>r end of the line the would b" till l.tlt overflow irtg. The passe:; ftor traffic Is also keeping up beyond t'-.e demands �* the triweekly �er \ii-e inaugurated by the rnilway company. I;: vlev of This fuct, the people of tie Cardston brunch fee', they are more than Justified in thnlr fight for the oUl dally service. The same Is true of the Ooutts Him. TO C. N. t BOARD ; He Will He Appointed ShoiH* . H. Hannu Likely ! Chairman fippo' ' Ottnwn. Sep'. I*. -Vt | merits h�ve been mude to the : ; gaaUed Canadian Northern dire | ate and  fifth I* expect e i t.> he m i within a day tu'i'- >' ;~ cxpe, I that ho will bo i. western man. \V or-adc led hen Dominion and Prof, Govts. Believe Need Not Generally Great Thi* Year According to word received by the ; l.ethbridgo Herald, (he Dominion Kov-j eminent, in providing seed and relief] for fanners in Southern Alberta, will ' I'ntti'ine themselves to only absolute-ly essential oases of relief on unpat- ; I'tu-il lands. At the conference last : w-ek a" Kcgina with the represents- ,' tives >>f tin- provincial government.-1 it �.olric. have in hand ndniir.l�tnition of ! Canadian government railways apart ! from the (imadian Northern. Manage-! m-nt o'' tie 1 C K . i; i* proposed shall ; continue as at present, at any rat" j for some time. It is expected, how  ! ever, that it i* intended to eventually i britig -'t tinder Hie control of the board. ' When that change i-> made, t'.ie nvin-' her.'hip uf the board nil! prtibablv be 1 cM-nded to ir.ciude eastern repicseu-Itative-:. possibly throe in number While no official announcement is .as yet forthcomint;. '�' i* Kencraliy ; (!.'-sto.>d rh.it I>. H. Manna will hainii.tn of !a,. n..\v hoard. he LETHBRIDGE BRANCH G. H. HARM AN. Manager AUCTION SALE FURNITURE WADDINGTON'S AUCTION ROOMS TBNTM 8TREBT SOUTH FRIDAY NEXT, SEPT. 20th AT TWO O'CLOCK PROMPT l*Arg� ooBglrnnWit of (coodn Irsci.iJinx: PIANOFORTE IN ROStWOOO CASSf hmdiome oak bufT't: set iliniuK cltalrs; oaK (vnteiullni; dtaicg t�br*: CcnKOloura r.tic?: lar^e d.ii.uk' r> i-.-.i car I>*t. hit; I saniury louagsj; GOOD QUALITY STAIR CARPET-INO; "Ch�ltenfe" rtfrljorator; aistvll s::r rtfrlgera'or: l-Cituheu CibtMt; J-plec� mafiogmny parlor iul'.e; round Hitetidfng dinlni? Ubl�: o*k dreiltrt kbd atandi; upholstered . hair-. mission oak rootoM; RAYMOND DROP HEAD SEWING MACHINE: washing tO�chlfle; 'To�t�l Stcw�rt" Cook Stove; Choi- oooV.Ini; rang*"', kitch m �h*ir�: muilo ita&d; t>raf� Handing lamp ielectrtc llshti; tl Brarwood chain; brut trlmmsd lied with Banner coll spring auJ talt mattreti; i foot And *\ foot beds compl-t'i; yxk hall : boU�r; wringer; PUNCHING BAG; b.-n.-, pr�-urrtBf p*n; doll btlfgy; curtkioj; tlamlnuxa Jtew kettle and tnanv OA�H PHONCS 770-K9 a pnom^r attindanoi plcase ^rVADMNOTOM ttLLS WITHOUT RESMVE" SonvNor Biscuit An unequalled Soda Biscuit. Serve when and how you will. -Salted or Plain -Insrriped packages North West Biscuit Co. Limited Edmonton R#4in* .lnViloon Calgary Vancouver CAHiCt FOOD �0 this effect with the provincial police, and Uetective Heaketh went out to Investigate with Mr. Kerr Stowart was absent from hla farm mid offer aomo search he was located at the Ueth-hridpo jail canv:i��lni; for Y.M.C.A funds. I'poii lieiiiK question�d bv Detective Hesketh be made a written statement of all he knew about 'lie affair, which apparently was ver> little. Tho statement, was produced and read In court and accounted for the presence of the sheep on Stewart's farm. i The next wlr.ne.-s. Iloldio Dawson, who is s'tvihk a throe years' sentence 1 for complicity in the .iftair. gave forth very orushinc ovid-mo nffainsf the a> eijse.l. Me stn'ed that he and Ha-2\. his i onfeder.:'" took the sh"op ; to Stewart, adur.'.'cd that they were; -tolrii and oflerrd him them tit a very ' low figure which v.-.i-� agreed to. He! I intimated that Stew,if was aware of i j the whole business He also added ;  that when Stewart was trying to make : a deal with Ul'eeu. he iStew.-irti sug- ; I Bested to Dawson that he should state i that he had bought th" sh'-'poff "Jack, Reynolds" ta purely JioMlous person ' of SprinR t'otllee. This in order to 1 allay any suspicion. ; t!-o. llreen. mar.asor of the Klhson ' MillltiK Co. he;-e. it.nti testimony to: the effect that he had been approached ; by Stewart with 'lie view of purchas . . ing a bunch of sheep At rlrst he j seemed to think f:i\orah'.y of the mat-i t>t. but on lookitLT iti'n it and nrtlnc on the advice of ir.s -idii itor be de. j : .lined to touch thi- proposition | l Detective ltesk'-.h told of hif. visit I This is a Splendid Glove and Hosiery Store We have always specialized in this department-always provided the best assortments and values to be had in this city, but always handicapped by lack of space to show the various lines to advantage. Now in this big store we have plenty of room, and have provided bigger variety of choice than ever before in gloves and hosiery of various kinds for boys, girls and ladies wear, and featuring prices, the like of which, quality considered, are not duplicated elsewhere. Heavy Ribbed Cotton Hose -  - - 50c Rlaek. white and tan for boys and Rlrls" wear, sixes ti to to Inches. Infants' Cashmere and Silk Lisle ! Hose.........50c SnmB price as n year apo. si/.es I to fi1-:- Inches, cream and white only. Girls' Fine Ribbed Cashmere Hose 65c to........$1^0 Sires R to 11 inches, black, white and tan. love-Iv quality, veil- special. White Silk Lisle Hose .... 65c Very fine mercerized finish, sl/.es fi to 10 Inchc". special value. Double Tipped Silk Gloves - - $1.00 .ViaKiii'j) Maid, standard finality, same price as a year uro. black and white. Heavy Silk Gloves - $1.25 and $1.35 rtlack. white anil prey, extra K"od finality, double tips. Splendid Suede Lisle Gloves - - $1.25 Black, white, grey. Inn k, chamois, etc. ndf or contrast hip points. White Wash Kid Gloves.....$2.50 A lovely heavy fall itlovo, black stttchlni;. Ladies' Motor Gauntlet Glove - $4.50 H"avy dogskin, sot; pliable cut . Double Knee Cashmere Hose - $1.50 to......$2.00 Pure wool, heavy weight for boys and girls wear, elastic lops, sizes C, to 10 Hielio*. Splendid Lisle Hose - - - - 50c Ladies' .sizoH only, black, white ninl tan, oxtra special value. Ladies' Silk Lisle Hose - - - 65c I'Atrn fine quality, black and white, a beautiful stocking nt the money. O.S. Silk Lisle Hose - - - - 75c Very special value, sizes S1- to 10 inib.es, Muck, white ami tan. Heavy Silk Hose......$1.00 Same price as the last two years. Colors black, white, sand, brmvn. grey and pink or blue boot. Silk Ribbed Top Hose �  - $1.25 Heavy silk boot, .very elastic ribbed top. black and white only. Beautiful Silk Hose.....$2.00 Same juice as last year and sold in the city at much high' r prices, plain and stripes In all the wanted colors. Black Cashmere Hose - - - $1.25 A \ery special line, spcndld weight and excellent quality. CLARKE & CO. Lethbridge 614 3rd Avenue South Alberta BRIG-GENERAL IS to Stewart's farm of loi a'.ing Sf"'- ! art at the l.ethbr-.dite jail. 11" -'ai'li. The following western men and of-that h" had no front-!-' in getting the fil,rnt the herder w)m owned ! theso -ite(.,, was bringing them m'o �own and would pa�s Stewart's jikn-e ] I' was ag......I that the shte|> should ] be kept in St-wart'si corral whilst lie; I looked tii"tn over. Stowart wii People' Pleads for the Belgian Children Mr. Herbert Hoover, Food-Controller of the United States, has earned the title bestowed upon him by King Albert and the Belgian Government- "Citizen of Honour and Friend of the Belgian People." The world knows what was accomplished under Hoover's administration before America's entrance into the War. In July of this year, he was in London in connection with his responsibilities as Food Controller, and took the opportunity to (earn how things stood in Belgium. So terribly serious are conditions there among the children that Mr. Hoover wrote an urgent plea, parts of which are quoted: "On May 14th, 1917, 1 adviaed you of the financial arrangement with tha Unitad States Government whereby lundi were provided (or the general rationing of the civilien population of Belgium.....1 elated my hope that the various committed of the Comminion for Relief in Belgium that had already accomplithed to much would hold together detpite the new financial arrangement in order to eupport certain needed epeeial charitiea ...... "It can be readily understood that in providing a general ration for the whole natian the rigoroui ayatem neceuary to dandle eucft a great project can meke little proviaion for special catei and for apecial needt. Theae caaet, running into hundred) of thoueanda, of lick and detective children.......cannot be taken cere of by the general fundi. There ii an increasing need for funds in these ceiei. The gilts are running low, and our I alt report! show that tha soup lines ol Belgium have increased from one-and-a-half to two-and-a-half million persons. .......... "1 wish particularly to remove any doubt as to (he acceptability of contribution* to tha Commission for Relief in Belgium lor the specie! purposes above indicated....... This transmission of money is absolutely guaranteed by virtue of an agreement between tha belligerent Governments, the C. R. B, and the Neutral (Spanish and Dutch) protecting Minister! in Brussels". Read between the lines of Mr. Hoover's letter to his auociatet, and you will realize the ever fresh tragedy ot Belgium. You will see little babies, pinched with hunger, waiting in line for the bowl ot soup and the two pieces oi bread that form their daily ration. Think of it! Is it any wonder Consumption and kindred ills sweep through the stricken country, harvesting the starved orphans left behind by soldiers who died holding back the Hun in the first days of the War. Put your sympathy into practical form. Don't shudder-and then do nothing I While you wait, children are dying. Be generous! Be quick! Make cheques payable _ and send contributions to Belgian Relief Fund (Registered under tha War Charities Act) ^ to your Laced CommHtoe, or to Headquarters i 59 St. Peter St., Montreal. ;