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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 29, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta AIXTHI LOCAL NBWI WHERE YOB EXPECT IT THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD THE HERALD'S PAGE OF LIVE LOCAL NBW8 WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1920 LETHHHI1HUC. ALBEHTA, PAGE GET OUT PLANS FOR HIGH SCHOOL; MORE ACCOMMODATION PRESSING The imperative ueed ot increased school accommodation ID the city was the subject of informal discussion at the meeting ot the trustees ot the J'ublic Schools on Tuesday. No Anal decision was come to beyond getting out plans for a new High School Building as one of the first needs for ipceling Ihe congestion in the schools. 1 Walter C. Button was appointed fireman at a salary of a mouth. ..Tho necessary in the open- ing.of a newsroom in the Hardltvllle Ecbpol. was offered Miss Gillies at a 01 Secretary-Treasurer Fleetwootl was authorized to> proceed t'o Calgary at .Jo gather all the in- formation- .necessary regarding the handling, and distribution of free sup- plies In the Calgary schools. On 'representation inade by Mr. Crawford on behalf of the local Tea- Alliance the Board agreed that in naakine all contracts with teachers for .the present year, where clause 5 in the form recently prescribed by the Minister of Education is used, the Board amend .section (b) of that clause by substituting the; word "rep- resentative" ;for. the worda I'rato- vayer" or "member ot his immediate (amity." Thq Superintendent's report was ap- proved aud' the therein endorsed, lu regard to the Night School.the co-operation of the officials of the miners union lias been obtained to. bring the school to the a'ttentjou of 'those employcJ in the mines.' The following courses were recommended: Pitt boss, Fire boss. Mine manager; English for the non- English: shop .mathematics and Eng- lish; advanced mathematics; type- writing and motor me- chanics; classes. It was fur- MAYOR HARDIE'S TAMO'SHANTER IS IN THE RING Th.ere have been in the city that the Mayor does 'not In- tend .to contest the mayoralty when it becomes vacant at the end of the yeir. Atked in regard to this his'Worship emphatically de- clared that he..had no intention of .quitting and wauld come before t the" electors when his term of of- fice expires, ther recommended that'registration for these classes take place on Friday evening next and that-classes com- mence work on the following Mon- day. September the class.rooms of the High School, Westminster, Gal- brallh. ind Hwtllevllle School have been Tudled, and the prolImiiiAVy sur- veys ot the classes wll) be completed during October. This' survey, Mr. Hodsaon .will reveal the itrong and wsak of tho school, and will prepare the way for deiUbg effectively with noints IP which is necessary. NORTH MO'RE gLENTIFUL EDMONTON, Alta., Sept. In the %viil be more than for some -years, -according to reports re- ceived here. Positive B.igns show, it is claimed, that' a large'1 catch is as- sured of There was a large increase in the number of wild rabbits and.mico this year. Coupled with the game increase, it was irrefutable evidence that the countfy was on the eve of a great fur trapping season.1 It Tias always been the case that when rabbits and mice, which with game birds, constitute; the uiain foxes, coyotes, lynx and similar animals, a big fur catch re anils. FAMOUS LAST WORDS (Tvm'cal Speeches Delivered Before .the Fool-Killer Wielded His '.'I wonder It's loaded? I'll look down the barrel and see." "Oh, the train whistle. on the accelerator and we'll try to get across -before it comes." "They say .these things can't pos- sibly matter how much you throw them around." "Slrjhe a match and let's see if there's' any gas li) the tank." "We 'can save thirty seconds by driving round the back of this street car." "It's no fnn swimming around here. Let's go out Into the deep water." "1 think I'M-mix a littlo Citric acid vfHli this (ihloride of potassium And eea what happens.' Next Step in Scheme to Prevent Overlapping in Welfare Work in Lethbridge Coys' welfare work in Lethbrldge should make a great advance on Fri day of this week banquet for work leaders will take place at the Y. M. C. A. at 6.15 p.m. This is the next'step in the scheme of work now under wsy with the pur- pose of correlating all organizations engaged in this work and so, avoiding overlapping in some cases and neglect in others. recent war has strong- ly emphasized the need for the conser- vation of the boy lite, of this country as well as others.. The idea of ser- vice must bo Instilled In order to im- prove the standard of citizenship and a great responsibility lies upon the I shoulders of all those engaged in (hoys' work. It is those {already engaged In thin unselfish line of. work to still, greater efforts and to increase their interest and enthus- iasm that this banquet is being held. Mr. Forgie, a boys' welfare special- ist, who has been appointed provin- cial secreia'ry for this work in Al- berta, will be the.ciief speaker and his address is sure to bo both inter- esting and inspiring.--. Those present will represent both Sunday and tlay Boy. Cubs, .Hpt- ary elc., "invitations having; b'een' gut today. Every city should have one 'man specially trained to centralize all efforts for the welfa're of our hoys and see that evpry boy is reached and given a chance. Our forests are protected, our hogs Inspected hot our boys too often neglected, ft Is time this negject was stopped. An ounce of training when young Is worth a pound ot prohibitive legislation and other remedies later. There is still plenty ot room In Lethbrldge for a number of additional workers in this ling and surely it .would be difficult to find a finer method ot using your time and abili- ties. While boys work, as has already been nald, brings with it a great re- sponsibility, yet feurely thero Is greater responsibility on those who fail to use their abilities In this way when the opportunity occurs. Let us all pull to- gether for greater numbers of work- era, greater enthusiasm and above all greater results In this lino of work. September, oh September, I'm glad 0 see you here, although can't re- neuiber what you were last year; mt just to cease perspiring is all that rm desiring, so I am cot Inquiring ibout your past career. Tor, though ha summer season brings many hings 1 prize, and cannot fail to one who dotes on pies, ince I am growing fatter ingry at her, for it's a soRn-fi o see the heat-waves iVoth- ng really grieves ine her train, aud I K peeves me each (ime she conios again; and retty prancing csn't keep me from advancing a wish to end her reign, "ler smiles are will not smile back, for 1 am far 'rom merry, she has me on the rack, keep my fan a-flopping; with hand- terchlcf that's sopping my dripping irow I'm .mopping; 1 curso the al- manac. But now my woes arc ended, with sweet September here; my glad land Is extended, I c'irol loud and clear. Although she greets me cool- y, I gambol 'round unduly, for I am 'aPPy, truly; no summer lor a year! NIGHT SCHOOL pur Evening Clams have started for tne Fall Term and meet on MONDAY and THURS- DAY'evening of etch week from 730 (o Individual Inttructlon Is given in the following subjects: TYPEWRIT. ING, BOOKKEEPING, BUSI- NESS ARITHMETIC, PENMAN- BUSINESS LETTER WRITING, SPELLING, ENG- LISH, If you are employed during the day thl> Is your opportunity to improve your education by evening study and make succets easier of attainment. Call office, !alk the matter over and arrange to start any Monday or Thursday eyerifng. GARBUTT BUSINESS COLLEGE 413 8th St. South, Lethbrfrfge. Phonesi Office 1315, Rei. 1531 CALGARY FIRM GETS CONTRACT EDMONTON, Sepl. con- tract tor the initial construction work on the new provincial institute o! Technology in Calgary, has been awarded to the firm of Thomas, Jam ieson and McKenzie of Calgary, "whose tender was the lowest of six submit ted. The amount ot the contract la U67.000. All the comna-oln? that ten dered for the work: aro operating in the Alberta Bros, and WI1 son, Lethbridge, were amongst the other tenderers. SPECIALS Cocoanut Tarts Regular 60c a dozen. Wednesday and Thurs- One dozen .OP for wo dozen Or two dozen for TWO DAYS ONLY WATCH THIS SPACE NEXT WEEK. KIRKBY'S 606 Third Avenue South HOME MADE BREAD, CAKES AND PASTRY The Rhyming Optimist (By Aline PUBLIC LIBRARY IS LARGELY USED The public library Is having its list of readers considerably added to. There arc now 1970 regular readers, with an average of'116 a day. This is anjncrease of over 200 since July last. Several-new books have juct come In. NCOME TAX RETURNS FROM BRITISH COLUMBIA VANCOUVER, B. C., Sept. coute lax returns for 1919 from Brit- "sh Columbia will approximate )00, according to estimates made by Provincial Inspector ot Taxation, C. H: Clendeanlng. STANDARD BANK OFFICIALS COMING Man Found Dead in Elevator at Goutls Hud Suffered From Heart Trouble from natural causes wag ihe opteion of Coroner Humphries in rela- tion to the deceased Winfleld Scotl vator at Coutts, and an Inquest not considered necessary. Tha de- ceased, Avho farms 15 miles east of Coults. had come Into tie town on business and went to the elevator to sea if there was anyone there so that he could get a ride back. He com- plained, to, tbs elevator man that be was not feeling very well and asked Is he'could lie tempor- arily. He was shown in to a room used for depositing sacks of Pour and bran and was told that he could rest tbero. He lay down on the floor with a .Back for a pillow, and the elevator man on looking in later found him dead. The S. Flool: was about 60 years of age and lived by himself with iio relatives in this country. A neigh- bor stated that he used to write to a nephew in the States, and inquiries arc on foot to locate the relative. Ho had been suffering from heart trouble. C. H. Easson. general mas- ager ot the Standard bank, whosa headquarters are in Tor- onto, with Robert Gray, presi- v dent ot the Gray Dort Motor Company, of Chatham, also a director of the Standard bank, will be iu Lethbrldge Thurs- s1- day and i'riday. They are making a tour of southern Al- berta. ORGANIZE CITY FOR REFERENDUM; PROTEST EXPORT UOUOR HOUSES A niceties called by advertisements i and by some 400 personal invitations' to organize the dry forces In Leth- j bridge was held In Wesley Hall last evening. J The icllowlag were appointed of- ficers: Chairman, Rov. P. D. Jones; secreUry, Rev. A. H. Denooa: treas- urer and chairman finance committee, Mr. A, Q, Virtue; chairman publiclty Teachers in Lethbrldge, ifho WRIST WATCH K. OF C. GIFT TO Fred Kenny was the recipient of a splendid wrist watch last night from his fellow members of the Knights ot Columbus. Mr. Kenny left on this morning's train for Calgary to take up his new duties as truffle chief. The affair was a surprise to Kenny last night. Tha deputation was are waiting around his house when he re- members of the Alberta Teachers' Al-1 turned home and no sooner had he liance are contemplating a strike, it [entered door than the others is said, should the school board not grant them a minimum wage of a year. At the present time tho min- imum is 5SOO. The teachers claim they should te receiving the same as la other cities ot ,the province, where ?L200 Is Ihe minimum. In presenting arguments stating they are underpaid some them gave The Herald instances were right behind him. PUTTING WATER ON LAND IN NEW AREAS Farmers in the Chin -and Barnwell j districts have commenced -fall Irrlga- PROPOSED RAISE IN CIVIC EMPLOYEES WAGES The matter of the raise In wages demanded by the city em- ployees will shortly come up for consideration. The civic employ- ees' union has bfcn notified that the council will be ready to meet trie representatives of the men to discuss the situation at a date to be named. ot depart- where they were offered higher sal-ithB C' arios for country schools than they j menl. Ia announced this are receiving for working fa Leth- bridge's fine schools. People's Forum NINE P. C. DISCOUNT EXPIRES SEPT. 30. Tomorrow is the last day tor the nine per tent, discount on city taxes, HON. PHILL1PE ROY Canadian High Commissioner to France, who ia now in Canada in con- nection with n Canadian War Memor- ia.l Home to be .erected in Paris for Canadian students. DON'T FORGET Tho only place whero you can. get your shoes repaired by prac- tical shoemakers Is at Hutton Perkins 418A Fifth Street South Phone 693 3 doors S. of Colonial Theatro OKLA-APLO A DELIGHTFUL DRINK Here's a cool, refreshing, Ilko- able ilrlnk for child or adult. It's a beverago that you con with safely and enjoyment acrve nt your (able or to your guests Try it at your favorite fountain toilay. A FULL LINE OF SOFT FLAVORS 13th Street north, kethbridge, Sept. 27th. Tho Editor, Herald. Dear of tha weekly half holiday." One wonders on reading this news, what the clerks will-have to say on tho matter. No one questions that the break in the weekly grind is appreciated less In the winter than in the summer hut the merchants evidently believe In having the full pound flesh anyhow. Why do'not you clerks get together, and have what is coming to you? What Is yoar union for? Are the but- chers n privileged class! I am not a store clerk, but a disgusted citizen. Yours truly, H. PRQTHEROE. ditches hi those districts a short' timo ago. Work on clearing sand out of the ditches continues and ia tblE.rnagnoi water is reaching more'farmers as lime progresses. NOTICE! All persons working in or around the mines, wishing to ak tend night school! during this coming winter, to1 take courses on the following' are requested to give in their names to R. Peacock, secretary ot tho Miners' Union, ag early as'poa- Bible. SUBJECTS English Language, Shorthand, Typewriting, Mo- tor Engineer, Fire-' DOES, Pit Boss, etc. ROBT. PEACOCK, Secretary Miners' Union, No. 574. committee, Mr. 'E. R. J. Forster; chairman motor car committee. Dr Ualbraith; chairman polling dlvisloi committees'wer also named: Polls 81 and S3, chairman to be named by United Church, North Lethbrldge; S3 Mr. Peter Lund; SS, Peters; 87, Mr. C. S. Parrovv; 88. Mr. D. H. Elton, It was decided the above offie ITS togfU-er with all the clergy and heads of religious organizations U lha city Eympatheilii with prohibition and the following ladles be the ciectt live. Mrs. Dunsworth, Mrs. Living stone and Mre. Tha appointment ot scrutineers vat left with the executive. A storng resolution was passed' t< be sent to the Dominion authorities relative to the institution ot liquor warehouses iu the .city, of er part trade, asking the government ia. refuse licenses to such businesses. The executive decided to open a! office down town, in a central placj' where encjuirerr. might obtain infdf matton and tho committees m'aky their headquarters. It seems evident, according to Rev: Mr. Jones, that through clerical errorv many names have been on the lists and every voter see before the RWsion Courts closi that their names ave correctly The name Chief Moun- tain was chosen for this company because it stands for everything that is pure and unadul- terated. Grief Mountain Creamery Products Stand for the same thing and the Company that manufactures these products stands back of their products, Chief Mountain Creamery Co., Ltd. LETHBRIDGE, PHONE 1929 Who Has Eaten And Take His Advice, The Yale FIFTH STREET SOUTH Lethbridge School District No. 51 NIGHTCLASSES The Board of Trustees of the above District- beg to announce that Night Classes will be organ- ized on both North and South of the C. P. R. to COMMENCE MONDAY, OCTOBER 4TH, 1920. These classes will be held Monday and Thurs- day evenings in each week from 4th of October, to March 29th, 1921, arid it is proposed to com- mence with the following subjects: BUSINESS ENGLISH AND CORRE- SPONDENCE SHORTHAND AND TYPEWRITING MINING CLASSES MOTOR MECHANICS SHOP ARITHMETIC ELEMENTARY COURSES IN ENG- LISH, ARITHMETIC and CIVICS CHINESE CLASSES Other subjects will bo added it requested and sufficient anpll- cations are received tor tho samo. Tho Board ot Trustees Invite tho co-operation of all Trades Unions, Employers and every person Interested in making these classes successful. Enrolment will be mads at the Central'school and school on cveniug ot Friday, October 1st, from 7.30 to 8.S9. (Sgd.) J. E. HODGSON, Superintendent A name which has al- had the confidence of the Housewife. PHONE 378 EVERY FRIEND DELICACIES FROM THE DAIRY Here Is healthful, sensible summer food. Puro milk, pnlalalilo butter and appollzing ico cream. Tho maximum of food value 19 contained ID tlieso toodn. They supply thb tissues with nil Iho nutritive clemonU Iho body require! and are cool and enjoyable for summer comfort. Don't put an cxlm lax on your digestive organs by eating body healing meals and othfcr heavy foods. We'll supply your daily needs if yoa taj Just phono please. Crystal Dairy Limited Phone 1576 PROHIBITION COME TO WESLEY HALL TONIGHT Shall tho tion or bringing 'of intoxicating llquorc Info the Province Shall the tion or bringing of Intoxicating liquors Into the Province Inserted by Social Sorvlco ;