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PAGE FOUR THE RED DEER ADVOCATE, RED DEER, ALBERTA FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7th, 1924 McBride Hotel Opposite Post Office RED DEER DINING ROOM OPEN FOR ALL MEALS ROOMS FOR TRANSIENT BOARDERS Halls and Rooms for Banquets, Whist Parties, Teas, etc. WE ARE HERE TO SERVE W. L. McBRIDE, Prop. Beautiful Lamps We have just received a shipment of beautiful PIANO, CHESTERFIELD, BRIDGE AND TABLE LAMPS in both the mahogany and walnut finishes, which we have priced, very low for a quick turnover.

The lamp standards are fitted with 2 brass chain pull sockets, 5 feet of cord with screw plug attached. Our prices range from $10, $15, and $18. Beautiful Soft Toned Silk SHADES 1 in various color effects, at $12.50, $15.00 and $25.00 each These lamps must be seen to be appreciated do not judge them by the price alone. PRETTY PICTURE FRAMES We have this week placed into stock a large shipment of New Picture Mouldings, comprising all the newest and latest in picture framing. Bring in your pictures and let us frame them for you.

Our prices are very reasonable. The BEST FURNITURE Co. Ltd. EVERYTHING FOR THE HOME Opposite Post Offico RED DEER, ALTA. REX THEATRE Monday and Tuesday ing funHARRY LANGDON IN SHANGHAIED LOVERS You've read about sensational divorce cases in the newspapersBut wait! A Goldwyn presents Helene Chadwick Rupert George Carmel Walsh Lew written production Goldwyn 1 a Goldwyn Every person, married or single, should see "Reno" -it is a candid exposition of our notorious divorce tangles: Frank! Fearless! Dramatic! A whirlwind of action, thrills and comedy.

Also two reels of roar- YOUR LAST CHANCE TO SEE The Hunchback of Notre Dame Friday and Saturday of this week. The picture all Red Deer is talking about. PENHOLD Remember the Thanksgiving supper to be put on by the Presbyterian and Anglican churches on Monday, from 5:30 to 8 o'clock, in the Memorial Hall. The picture, "The Vicar of Wakefield," is to be presented at the hall on Monday, November 24, by the University of Edmonton an aid to this year's school course of Rev. and Mrs.

McAllister returned from the meeting of the Presbyterian Alberta Synod on Saturday, and Mr. McAllister has been confined to his bed since with a very severe cold, but is now improving. Hallowe'en night was observed in the usual manner by the young "bloods" in Penhold. "Fun is fun, and tricks are tricks," but when such public buildings as school and Memorial Hall are molested with no option for "Treat or Trick," we can not see where either fun or trick is enjoyed by the participants. A most enjoyable Hallowe'en party was given by Mrs.

N. Stewart to Irene and Jack, with about a dozen schoolmates present, on Friday evening. Miss Edith Haise is visiting her relatives, Mr. and Mrs. Coffey, of Little Red Deer, at present.

School closed until Tuesday morning, November 11, to open at 9:15 a.m., which policy will be in effect during the winter months following. The teachers, Mr. Martin and Miss Johnson, are attending the Teachers' Conference in Olds. Miss Johnson will spend Thanksgiving with her friend, Miss Clarke, at Didsbury. Mr.

J. Annear moved his family to Red Deer the first of the week, while Mrs. Annear, who has been in such poor health for some time, is going to winter at the Coast with the hope of the climate proving beneficial. The new furnace was installed at the school, and so far proves quite satisfactory. The Board, at its last meeting on Monday night, moved for the purchase of new blackboards for both rooms.

Penhold friends of the Elliot family of Red Deer sympathize with them in the death of Mr. Elliot at Calgary on Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon McKenzie spent the as visitors with Mr.

and Mrs. at Ponoka. weekend Mrs. Geo. Domoney left for the Coast for the winter months on Wednesday, while Mr.

Domoney's nephew arrived here Monday on a visit from the Coast. Mr. Frost and son, of Vulcan, were up to view the Co-operative Store last week with the object of seeing the possibilities of the district. Mrs. England and daughter are holidaying at Mirror over Thanksgiving.

A very successful bazaar, considering the very severe weather and bad roads, was held by the Women's Institute on Wednesday, the proceeds amounting to over $40. On account of the cold day, there were only three babies out, but the competition was keen nevertheless, as all babies were so nearly perfect. Nurse Malcolm, now with Drs. Parsons and MacKenzie, of Red Deer, kindly acted as judge. The prize-winners were: Baby Tweeton, first, and Baby Hoyle, second, and each was presented with a lovely baby dress.

The lucky winner of the tablecentre and buffet runner was Miss Margaret McCulloch, with the name "Julia" as her choice. The following -winners were successful in obtaining the $5 set aside for work not exhibited at any fair this fall: Map of Alberta--George Biswanger, James Walker, Agnes Wells. Mounted flowers- Florence Henderson, Lorine Douglas. Mounted leaves Arthur Johnson, Frank Cosgrove. Grade writing--Florence Henderson, Henderson.

Margaret, writing--Marjorie MacDougail. Agnes Wells. Grade IV. writing--Muriel Stewart (second). Insects Bruce Simpson, David Walker, Ben Simpson.

FOR FIRST CLASS TINSMITHING AND GENERAL REPAIRS also PUMPS AND PUMP REPAIRS SEE F. M. HAYHOE Phone 78 WE RESTORE SHOES Not repairing in the ordinary sense of the but repairing that means restoration of your old Shoes as you originally bought them. Here's a service that's thorough at prices that you're glad to pay. D.

McLEVIN ROSS STREET Just What You Want Insurance that thoroughly ers your risk exactly the way you want it, at the lowest sible cost--that's the ideal back of this agency. MONEY TO LOAN AT W. J. BOTTERILL Phone 119 PUBLIC SCHOOL Grade VIII. Report for September and October Harold Dawe 95 Irene Day 90 Phyllis (Moyes 88 Marguerite Steedman 87 Bernice Hepworth 83 Dorothy Gaetz 82 Nancy Fowler 81 Francis Trueman 80 Laura Ardell 78 Willie Anderson 77 Rose Castle 75 Mariette Michiels 71 Alice Hay 71 Katherine Gibson 70 Kenneth Smith 67 Dennis Snell 65 Donald Haliburton 64 Preston Wright 64 Clifton Porter 63 George Horn 62 Sidney Snell 61 David Stephenson 61 Gretchen Anquetil 60 Lyman Welliver 60 Ruby Skene 59 Violet Taylor 59 Jennie Farnell 59 Edith Kirkland 58 Milton Burley 58 Eveline Wilson 57 Evelyn Gaetz 57 Donald Dale 57 Connie Blackmore 56 Lucy Simituk 54 Marguerite Goring 52 Maud Mayberry 52 Arleen Parry 51 Ronald Dale 51 Neil Walsh 51 Mabel Woitte 50 Neva Welsh 50 David Muir 46 Angus McLean 43 Clarke Sloan 38 Howard Solomon 32 Fidelia Martin Absent Welsh, Principal CHURCH NOTICES Knox church, November 9: Public worship at the usual hours.

Captain, the Rev. W. H. Muncaster, M.A., B.D., of Calgary, in charge of all the services for the day. 11 a.m., returned soldiers and local militia public worship in a body.

2:30 Sabbath School. in attend, 7:30 p.m. service of Thanksgiving. 7:15 to 7:30, service song. Choose your favorite hymn of Thanksgiving.

The leadership of the choir in the service of praise will be of special value at both the morning and evening worship. Balmoral schoolhouse, November 9: Service of of Thanksgiving to which all the people of the district are invited at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. W. H.

Muncaster, B.D., of Calgary, will be in charge of this service. Christian Science Society. Services Sunday at 11 a.m., and Wednesday at 8 p.m. A Thanksgiving service will be held on Monday, November 10, at 11 o'clock. The public are cordially invited to attend.

Church of the Nazarene. Services will be held as follows: Special Thanksgiving convention November 8, 9 and 10; opening session Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday School 10:30 a.m. Communion and preaching at 11:30. Song and thanksgiving praise meeting at 7:30, preaching 8.

Services continued on Monday, November 10. Visiting preachers and brethren from the Alberta district will be present. A cordial welcome to all. A. R.

Herring, pastor. Lutheran services in the chapel below the Orange Hall on Third St. N. this Sunday at 11 a.m., Sunday School at 2 p.m. Service at New Hill schoolhouse at 3:30 p.m.

Thanksgiving service at Markerville at 8 p.m. Visitors are kindly invited to the services. J. E. Hermann, pastor.

The Ridge Roads Baptist church is holding a ten cent tea, sale of homecooking, candy, farm produce and needlework in the basement of the Baptist church to-morrow (Saturday) from 2 to 6 o'clock. First Baptist church, Sunday, November 9: 11 a.m., "The Ethics of Jesus." 12 noon Sunday School. 7:30 p.m. "A Soldier's Orders." A cordial invitation is extended to all to attend the services of the church. Poplar Ridge: 2 p.m.

Sunday School, 3 p.m. church service. Rev. Ellis L. Jackson, pastor The Methodist church.

Pastor, Rev. J. W. Churchill. Services at 11 a.m.

and 7:30 p.m. Sunday School at 2:30. 11 a.m., Thanksgiving service; special reference to Armistice Day. 7:30 p.m., "A Book Sermon." "The Quenchless Light." Agnes Laut's latest novel: a thrilling story of Apostolic days. Music by the choir.

ROCKY MOUNT'N HOUSE Mr. John Benson returned on Friday evening from a business trip to outside points. A little more snow and we'll have! real sleighing. Slush ice is now passdown the Saskatchewan river, and ing the has been drawn up on the ferry west bank and has likely ceased operations until next spring. We understand that Jas.

Chalmers has leased the butcher shop of H. Y. Miller for a year, taking possession last Monday morning. The Central Creamery at this point opened last Monday evening, and was a great crowd of farmers and villagers were present, who will not soon forget the real time given them by P. Pallesen and staff of the Central Creameries.

Among the visitors present from outside were: Mr. Duncan, Olds; W. Smith, M.P.P.; Mr. Gilfoy and Mr. Trimble, of Red Deer.

There was splendid concert, with short ada dresses, followed a real dance, with our old friend Dris as floor manager. Taking is all round, it was one of the biggest nights our village has had and one of the most enjoyable. The next big time in our burg will be the G.W.V.A. re -union on Monday evening, the 10th of November. The Windsor Hotel DINING ROOM NOW OPEN Experienced Cook in Charge Rates to Steady Boarders Windsor Hotel E.

WADSON, Prop. ARMISTICE DAY OBSERVANCE The local Militia units, 78th Bty. C. F.A., and Co'y, 31st 1st Alberta Regiment, with the G.W.V.A., will parade to the Knox Presbyterian Church on November 9th, for the annual Armistice Day observance. The Rev.

(Capt.) Muncaster, Overseas Chaplain to the Forces, will conduct the special service. Special seating arrangements will be made for the relatives of fallen comrades, and for Nursing Sisters and others unable to take part in the parade. All returned men are invited to take part in the parade and to attend the service. Sentries in full marching order. resting on arms reversed, will be posted at each corner of the monument, and the parade will march past the monument and pay compliments in passing.

The sentries will be furnished by 78th Bty. C.F.A. (1), Co'y, 31st Batt. (1), and the G.W.V.A. (2).

The parade will be formed up in side the Main Armouries at 10.45 sharp, and will march direct to church by way of 1st St. South. On leaving the church the parade will march by way of 1st St. South to Ross St. to the Monument, thence to Gaetz north to Ross along the Armouries.

On passing the Monument the command "Eyes left" will be given. Returned men not in uniform should doff their caps in paying compliments. The 0. C. Company will furnish a W.

sentries. O. or Hot N. C. coffee O.

to post, and relieve served on the return of the parade to the Armouries. R. C. LISTER, Major, 0.C. 78th C.

F. A. ELKS BOXING EVENTS The boxing events at the Rex Theatre on Thursday night last under the auspices of the Elks made up a good programme, though the bad weather and bad roads detracted materially from the attendance. In the main bout between Whiteside, Penhold, 168 pounds, and "Bud" Taylor, Edmonton, 185 pounds, Whiteside was never in danger, his better condition, quickness, and experience being too much for his weightier, slower, and less skilled opponent. Taylor took his manfully and in the ninth round was quite exhausted, throwing up the sponge.

He is well built with a long reach and with more experience and better training, he will make quite a hitter. The preliminaries brought out some good boxing, Stanley and Alfred Dancocks opening out with some clever hitting: Geo. Dancocks getting the decision on points over Chummy Moore, Ridgewood; and Murray McKinnon Spider Griffith, Penhold, going to a draw. All the work was clean and in temper. Rex Creelman refereed.

Fred good, Lund contributed a step dance, and the Rex Theatre a couple of reels of lively comedy to the programme. POPLAR RIDGE The pie social held in the schoolhouse on Hallowe'en night proved a most enjoyable evening for those who attended, but the attendance was very small, therefore it was not a success financially, only $6.40 being realized. These who stayed at home certainly missed lots of fun, and- Miss Soderman is to be heartily congratulated on the evening's programme. A vote of thanks was passed to her at the close of the evening. Don't forget the ten cent tea.

sale of home-cooking, to be held in the basement of the Baptist church by the church in this district on Saturday afternoon (to-morrow). Everybody come and get a good cup of tea. Mr. Staples returned home on Saturday from his trip to B.C. The U.F.W.A.

will hold their regular monthly meeting in the Community Hall on Saturday, November 15. Mrs. Price, of Stettler, will address the meeting, so we trust all members will endeavor to be present, and any visitorg will be heartily welcomed. Rub the scalp with Minard's four times a week. It removes Dandruff, stimulates the scalp and makes the hair soft and glossy.

INARD "KING OF PAIN" LINIMENT OLD MAN WINTER is just around the corner. We are prepared. Are You? UNDERWEAR Stanfield's Blue, Red and Gold Label Tru-Knit fine Underwear, $3.00 to $6.00 per Suit. Watson's, very fine and soft, for men at inside work. You will appreciate this low price, $5.50.

Mercury, white, pure wool, fairly heavy and very warm and soft. Price, $8.00. FLANNEL SHIRTS Khaki Flannel, military collar, from $2.25. Khaki, extra heavy, soft pure wool, $3.00. HEAVY TWEED PANTS Grey Tweed Pants, good weight and strong, $3.00.

Olive Tweed, herringbone, a dressy work pant, $4.00 Bannockburn Tweed Pants, $4.25. Grey Whipcord Tweed, exceptionally strong and untearable, $4.75. Our stock of Rubbers, Overshoes, Wannigans, Heavy Socks, Mitts, is complete. Come in to-day. JACK FULTON We Sell the Better Grade To Build the Better Trade Too Much China A CROWDED WAREHOUSE FORCES US TO SACRIFICE 24 Nice China Fruit Sets with large bowl and 6 pretty saucers.

Regular $2.00 and $2.25 for $1.79 English China Tea Sets, sugar bowl, cream jug, 6 bread and butter plates, cake plate, 6 cups and saucers. Regular $17.00 for $12.50 In three different patterns. SEE WINDOW DISPLAY FIRST SHOWING OF NEW CHRISTMAS GOODS BRAZIER'S PERHAPS You have a suit or dress that would be attractive and serviceable if you permitted our experts to dye it one of the new Fall shades. CONSULT US Price List and Information Upon Request Dyeinglodil, RELIABLE--THAT'S ALL! "Opposite Avenue West, Public Library CALGARY, ALBERTA PURE Whole Wheat Bread Made in Red Deer by Red Deer workmen. Ask for a loaf delivered to your door.

You will enjoy it and benefit: from it. We invite inspection of our premises and of our clean and scientific methods of preparation and baking. RED DEER BAKERY T. WILTSHIRE, Prop. Headquarters for Bread and Cakes CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS EX EXCURSIONS EASTERN CENTRAL PACIFIC CANADA STATES COAST December 1st to January 5th, 1925 December 1st to January 5th, 1925 Certain dates Feb.

Full information on these special fares will be gladly given. We will also be pleased to assist in planning your trip and arrange all details. W. R. FOWLER, Local Agent, Canadian National Railways, Red Deer Phone 460 45-4.

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