' Auchinleck as commander.



—— a ee sone




DOUBL Sir Harold Alexander |



EARLY NEXT SPRING the people of Canada will welcome a ‘new Governor-General; in the person of Field Marshal Sir Harold Alexander, distinguished soldier and strategist of two world wars. His appointment has: been received with enthusiasm and satisfaction in all Dominion both by members of the armed forces, who served under him | overseas, and by all others who are familiar with his distinguished record | in the service of the Empire. Sir Harold will be the seventeenth Governor: | General since Confederation and he is the second great British soldier to hold that office. The first one was Baron Byng of Vimy, who commanded the Canadian Corps for a time during the First World War, and was later |

Governor-General of Canada from 1921 to 1925. . J s . .


parts of the type of civilian footwear.

| Novel Proposal

Price Control And Rationing | Information

Australian Paper Suggests Military

| Might Of Empire Be Transferred To Canada

The Sydney Morning Telegraph of Australia has proposed a_ drastic change in the structure of the British Empire, involving a shift of the cen- tre of economic, political and mili- tary strength from the United King- dom to the Dominions and India,

Vigorously following up External Affairs Minister H. V. Evatt’s de- mand for a major voice for Austra-

Q.—Our family is leaving for the United States and plan to be there for approximately three months. What are we supposed to do with our ration books?

A.—Persons who expect to be liv-

ing out of Canada for a period of lia in the Pacific settlement, the 60 consecutive days, or more, must Daily Telegraph said _ “historic surrender their ration books to the changes are at work around the

Ration Administration of the War- time Prices and Trade Board. —o—

Q.—May I now have full leather

Pacific basin which an Empire. cen- ,tralized in London anchronistic and a diplomacy .centralized in Europe as

changes must be effected that will imake it no longer necessary “to fight —o— ‘a life-and-death struggle on the Q.—Is there going to be a drive. White Cliffs of Dover, conscious that to collect used clothing ofr European gefeat would leave a major portion people? ‘of the Empire to be gobbled up in A.—A national drive is to be held ' disorganized fragments.” in October for the collection of uséd| The proper transformation, the clothing, but emphasis must be placed Daily Telegraph said, might call for on the fact, that only clothing that the transference of the Empire's mili-

use full leather soles in repairing any

Sir Harold, who is fifty-three years of age, is the| Last To Leave

At Dunkerque

career, during which he tcok part in many of the decisive actions of the war. The first of these was the evacuation of\Dunkerque, which although it was a defeat, is also recognized-as a great military and moral achieve- | ment. In that action, Field Marshal Alexander was the last man to leave the shores of France. Lord Gort’s report describes this incident in the following words, ‘‘on being satisfied that no troops were left on shore they (Alexander and a senior naval officer) left for England.” He took part also in the retreat in Burma where he succeeded General Sir Claude Here he again proved great in defeat, and was} successful in bringing four-fifths of his divisions to safety over difficult jungle trails:


* * * * s

Later, ‘as commander-in-chief in the Mediter- | ranean theatre of war, he planned the successful |

Planned Many

Allied Victories serics of attacks in Africa which led to the com-}

plete surrender of the enemy forces’in Tunisia. He also planned the Allied landings in Sicily and the Italian campaign. Much of the credit for the success of “D” Day operations and the subsequent |

; |Belgium, China, Czechoslovakia, Den- , : son of the Earl of Calibon, of County Tyrone, Ire-|mark, France, Greece, Luxembourg, 40m's general manufacturing indus-

land, and he is Britain's youngest Field Marshal. He|The Netherlands, N comes to Canada at the peak of a brilliant military | RUSsia and Yugoslavia are the coun-’

can be spared without the necessity tary air power to Canada together

of replacement should be donated. | Sith the bulk of the United King-

Norway, Poland, , tries.

tries which will receive this clothing. H

ee Lower Flying Rate Q.—Is there an expiry date for 7 4 canning sugar coupons? ' A.—All canning sugar coupons are! still valid. It is not expected that these

coupons will-expire until the end of |

'Says Civil Aviation Prices Must Be | Brought Within Reach Of The Public

Lord Winster, minister of civil

the year. javiation in the new British Labor

—o— ‘government, said in an interview iv

Please send your questions Or | Montreal that civil aviation in the

your request for the pamphlet | future must be brought within th: “Consumers’ News’ or the Blue

{reach of larger sections of the popu- \lation which cannot now afford the name of this paper to the nearest | benefits of high speed at high prices. Wartime Prices and Trade Board | “We have got to find some way office in our province. | of cheapening the cost of flying,” he isaid, ‘and that is one of our aims ‘It is nu good having India 16 hours |away from Britain by air if it is too

Book in which you keep track of your ceiling prices, mentioning the

Jasper National Park

isoles placed on my shoes when they @angerous as an atom bomb at a are repaired? Zanies’ picnic. A.—Yes. Shoe repairers may now! The newspaper declared that

No need to wonder about synthetic tires

standing up—not when you can_ buy

Firestone DeLuxe Champions—the tires that were

used on the famous speedway test. supervised by officials of the American Automobile Association.

Imagine the punishment those tires took as Wilbur Shaw, the famous race driver, streaked over the 500-mile course to average 100.34 miles per hour... equal to 50,000 miles of

ordinary driving. Not a skid or blowout occurred even when

he stepped up to 135 miles on the straightaways!

Be sure to have Firestone DeLuxe Champions on your car. See the nearest Firestone Dealer.

1 cae ey)

covered are properly dressed when in the House. So now we know. In

Returning United States,Service Men

victories in Europe were attributed to the tremendcus “holding action” | carried out in Italy under Field Marshal Alexander’s command. Many | Canadians served with him in this campaign and many were also under | his command in England when, during the critical days of the Battle of | Britain, he was in charge of the Southern Command and was also one of the organizers of the “battle training schools’. The people of Canada will be honoured to have for their Govencr-General a man who has played

Men and women cf the American, Army, attached to the Alaskan divi- | sion, who have seen service in the! far north, the Aleutians and other outposts far from civilization are finding rest and recreation on special | leaves in the Rocky Mcuntains in,

\ such an important part in shaping the Allied victory, and they will extend: J@SPer National Park. / |

a warm and sincere welcome to Sir Harold and Lady Alexander and their | family when they come to this country.



Quilts And Comforters

Beautifully made from your wool and


cloth. Making charge $1.85. One day service. Virgin wool batts $1.15 f.o.b. PO TCT OT OO Sifton. 7 | DARRERERRS

Custom Wool Carding

Your raw or washed wool carded into batts 72x90"’. Washing 3c Ib. Carding 25c Ib. One day service.


Real Money -.Makers. Card 3 Ibs. per hour. Ask your dealer. If he canrfot supply write us. WIRE COMBS for carding thachines $3.75 set delivered. Any size made to order.


Thousands in use. Sewing Machine At- tachments for Spinning

“Dull party, isn’t it?” “Yes!" “Let’s go home.”

“Tam home. I’m the host.” s s * s

“I want to know what I’m best fitted for. Should. I go to a palm- ist or a mind reader?”.

“Better choose a palmist you

Know you’ve got a palm.” s s s s

Each week approximately 50 G.I.’s and WAC's journey to Jasper by Canadian National Railways from

their nehrest base at Edmonton and|COmmon bleach and antiseptic, was

‘expensive for most people to tly

Take Over Bungalow Camp ee

Viscount Knollys, chairman of the board of directors of British Over- seas airways who accomparfied Lord Winster, said he agreed.

Worked Al Right


Germans Used Hydrogen-Peroxide | For Propelling Their V-Bombs U.S. Navy Secretary Forrestal has! disclosed: that hydrogen peroxide, the

Here a CWAC Hoge a GU

AY Mn.


Ww’ *



Cpl. Evelyn McVean, Sceptre, Sask., enlisted in the Canadian Women’s Army Corps at Calgary in December, ’42. Immediately after she had re-

spend ‘five days in Canada’s largest|used by the Germans as a propellant | ceived her basic training at Vermilion,

all kinds, including horseback riding, swimming, cycling, bcating, fishing, tennis, archery, volleyball and golf,.

There are also bus and pack. trips and dances at which the girls’ Booster Club, of Jasper, are host-

| esses.

During the time at camp the men

|and women are completely on their |

own “with no brass and any silver that is worn is in the hair or carried in the teeth,” according to a bulletin

Joe: “So you had good luck on your fishing trip, eh?”

Moe: ‘Good luck? Why the fish bit so fast I had to get behind a tree to bait my hook!”

. * * * = Barber: “Haven't I shaved you before?” Sergeant: “Nope. scar at Pearl Harbor.” * s * s

“Hello, Ruth, do you still love

Sifton Wool Products Box 124, Sifton, Man.

Please send Catalog.

a = = I got this Lord Hartington Marquis Leaves Estate To Son He Never Had

The Marquis of Hartington, late son-in-law of former U.S. Ambas-

“Ruth? My name is Helen.” “I’m so sorry—I keep thinking

sador Joseph Kennedy, left a will be- . « «-'s |the camp before proceeding to their |

“I’m sorr,’,” said the dentist, | “but you cannot have an ap- pointment with me this after- noon, I have eighteen cavities to

queathing the bulk of his estate to a son he never had, it was. revealed.

The young Lord Hartington was killed in action ‘while serving in Europe with the Coldstream Guards,| fill.” And he picked up his golf fewer than four months after his|' bag and went out. ; marriage to Kathleen Kennedy. 2 i 2.

His will, which he wrote on May 5, Mistress: “And I want even the 1944, the day before his wedding, left} kitchen floor clean enough to have

the bulk of his estate to “my first or|-Our meals on.” only son”, New Maid: “You will look There were no children born of the! funny.” marriage. , 2 7 8 Friend: “So you fined Miss

He bequeathed $20,000 to his wife,

and the rest of. the estate, fofalling | iti B a6 for speeding. Is she more than $150,000, reverts to the Manlatento: “Oh, very. But we

one-year-old son of hi¢ brother, Lord | Andrew Buxton.

Lord Hartington was heir to the Duke of Devonshire, the largest land- owner in England.

couldn’t let that affect our de- cision you know!” s s . s A three-year-old girl was sitting beside the road crying. A man

came by and asked what was the |


matter. The girl answered, “My British cities which only a few; mother has killed the cat.” weeks ago lighted up their sects “Well,” said the man, “I will buy

after six years of war-time blackout have been asked by the fuel ministry ““No, thank you,” she said, “I to reduce street lighting again—this| just wanted to kill it, myself.” time to save coal, . es s°3 8

‘Then there was the traveller D AC 4 : S who asked a native of a remote rive oul “Ws ro)

region in Jackson County if a> ¥ See

you another cat.”

he didn’t have trouble getting the necessities of life in that in- accessible spot. cages ' Yes, we sure do,” replied the mountaineer, “and half the time we do get it, it ain’t fitten to drink.” .


MANY NATIONALITIES ’One-sixth -of the world’s surface is included in the Soviet Union, which is composed of 180 nationalities speaking approximately 150 different

languages and dialects, 2637


| To

‘issued by the U.S. Army.

provide for the men and | women, ‘over the Becker Bungalow Camp. | More than 200 persons have attended the camp since it opened on July (15, including a party of newspaper | correspondents attached to the army, and the camp will be filled to capac- jity each week until it closes on Oct. 15.

Many of the service personnel re-

;postings in isolated northern areas, some from within the Arctic Circle, | i of relaxation at this is Wednesday.” jare spending a week of r n

homes or to other assignments.


35c (tube), 50c and $1.00 SOINTMENT

the U.S. Army has taken }

| ‘« * me?” | turning to the United States from |

national park, indulging in sports of|for-their V-bombs.

At the time of their surrender, the jsecretary said. in a statement, the Nazis were obtaining ‘surprisingly

all of which are free of charge. good results’ in harnessing power}

from disintegrating hydrogén per- |cxide and were adapting it to naval | uses.



The talent of success ;more than doing: what you can do well; and doing well whatever you do, without a thought of fame.—Long- fellow. ;

Success in life depends upon per- sistent effort, upon the improvement of moments more than upon any other one thing——Mary Baker Eddy.

It is the old lesson—-a worthy pur- pose, patient energy for its acccm- plishment, a resoluteness undaunted |by difficulties, and then success.— Punshon.

Failure is often that early morn- ing hour of darkness which precedes the dawning of the day of, success.— Leigh Mitchell Hodges.

Everybody finds out, sooner or ee that all success worth having


is founded on. Christian rules of con- guct.—Henry Martyn Field.

Those who are found blessing God under all their losses, shall find God blessing them after all their losses.— W. Secker.





« ~ Justus in the Minneapolis Star-Journal.

is nothing |

Alta., shé was sent to St. Annes de Bellevue, Que., for-a N,C.O. course. Returning to Calgary, Upl. McVean was put in charge of the Medical In- | spection Room at Skinner Barracks. | In Sept., ’44, she attended a three months’ radicgraphers’ course in To- ronto, Ont., at the completion of which she did radiographic work in -the Colonel Belcher Military hospital,’ Calgary. Posted to Regina in May, ’45, Cpl. McVean is at present work- ing in the X-ray department of No. 12 District Depot Standing Medical Board, where “Take a deep breath, hold it, please,” is a familiar term echoing along the corridors near the X-ray rooms. “I have. one brother overseas,” stated Cpl. McVean. * * * * *


Weunded in the service of her country, Cpl. Constance Barker of Ottawa, Ont., is one of the few CWACs entitled to sew the little gold stripe on her sleeve. She was serv- ing with the Canadian Section of the Second Echelon in’ Antwerp, Bel- gium, when the city was severely bombed. Cpl. Barker was badly cut by flying glass. At present she is stationed with 1st Echelon, 21 Army

Group, Germany. * * * * *


Marking the conclusion of a suc- cessful softball season in England, a selected all-star team of Canadian Women’s Army Corps personnel left recently to play exhibition games with the C.W.A.C. team at First and Second Echelons in Germany. They planned to spend three days on the continent. Officers in charge of the U.K. team is Lieut. Helen Huntley, Rocky Mountain House, Alta, The all-star team was made up from players in the London area and from CWAC units serving in the field throughout England. Western mem- bers of the team include Pte. O. A. Campbell, Cardale, Man.; Sgt. M. C.

Fletcher, of Govan, Sask.; Cpl. R. Allen of Unity, Sask.; Cpl L. M. Willis, of Stanley, Alta.; Pte. O.

Meredith, Battleford, Sask.; Cpl. M.

church and in the House of Parlia- ment our caps will remain on our heads. All other times—caps off, please! * * * * *


A draft of nearly four hundred CWAC arrived in ‘England lately. They are the first CWACs sent from Canada to, be posted with the Army of occupation. Before leaving Kitch- ener, Ont., they were reviewed by Col. Margaret Eaton. She told them that they might live their lives in occupied Europe anywhere from two to five years. The giris have been sent to relieve long service veterans | Who are to be repatriated as quickly as possible; and will handle jobs never undertaken by members of the

{Canadian Women’s Army Corps be- fore.

All but 32 reverted to the ramk

of private in order to-.get across, but |

| what’s a few stripes when the longed-

|for day had at last arrived and they were really on their way. Kit bags and.haversacks were well loaded down with extfa supplies of soap, cosmetics and other articles rationed overseas. Just think, a little over four years ago there was no Women’s Army, and now it’s a Corps. Over twenty thousand have answered to the call. ‘Carry on, girls and good luck wherever you are.” * * * * *


- Pte. Buttercup: I just can’t stand the thoughts of it!

Penelope CWAC: What’s this you can’t stand the thoughts of? | Pte. Buttercup: I’ve just realized | that I’m beginning to lock more like my identification card every day.

New Corn Product

| Starch Sponge May Be Possibility As A Food Product

Maybe your postwar candy bar will sound different.

It may contain “starch sponges’— crispy and crunchy.

Don’t worry though—a_ starch sponge isn’t any relation to the porous swab you use to wash your car.

It’s something stewed up in a test {tube at the United States Depart- ;ment of Agriculture’s northern re- | gional research laboratory at Peroria, Il., by a woman scientist named Mabel H. McMasters, It’s made of corn and department officials are pretty enthusiastic about its possi- bility as.a food product.


Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia jand “Conquering Lion of Judah” has | a new Rolls Royce. The. British Gov-

Campbell, Hainsworth, Man.; and Cpl. |.ernment presented the limousine to

V. Sokoloski, Pine Falls, Man.

* * * * *


It seemed all very simple at first. We were, told to wear our caps when the boys wore theirs, but cf ccurce we knew that there would be cne exception—church; here only, would we sit demurely like other women with our heads covered. But, alzs and alack! A member of the Corps happened to attend ‘a session of par- liament. Scmething told her that women attending parliament were.to keep their heads covered, so she left it on, with the idea still nibbling at her mind, “Only in church, only in church.” To her great joy and re- lief, she found that she had done the correct thing. The speaker has ruled that only women with their heads


| him in Addis Ababa as.a gift.

| «The Moslem day begins at sunset, }and the Balinese day at sunrise.

to relieve MONTHLY.

LydiaE. Pinkham’s Vegetable Compound not only helps relieve perigdic pain but ALSO accompanying nervous, tired, highstrung feelings when due to func tional monthly disturbances. It’s one of the most effective medicines 'for this pur-. pose. Pinkham’s Compouind helps naturel Follow label directiohs, Try it!

Spc DAE PS Tile Ee ee

Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Fenton and family, accompanied by Mrs. Fenton's brother, Mr. Gordon Fitz- patrick, motored over to Holyoke, Alta., for a week-end visit at the Fitzpatrick home there. Miss Pearl Fitzpatrick returned for a visit with her sisters here.

The next regular meeting of the Irma branch of the Canadian Le- gion will be held on Tuesday eve- ning, October 2, in the Legion hall. All ex-service men are asked to attend.

Born—To Mr. and Mrs. Walter Glover, at. the Wainwright hos- pital, on September 10, a son.

The regular meeting of the Rose- berry and Alma Mater Ladies Aid will be held at the home of Mrs. C. McLean on Thursday, Sept. 27. Those assisting the hostess will be Mrs. Rome and Mrs. J. McCartney. The devotional period to be taken by Mrs. Edwin Elliott. The roll call will be answered with a verse of the Scripture. Visitors are al- ways welcome.

The village council is having a sidewalk built around the corner by Ostad’s garage. When that is completed residents of the east side of town will not have to pick their way across other people’s back lots.

Annex Lumber

For Sale

U.G.G. Limited will sell by ten- ders the following Grain Annex for removal\

Irma No. 2, 28'x72'x22’

Tenders are wanted with rods and without rods.

Full information with respect to the construction of above annex can be obtained ‘from the Construc- tion Department of the U.G.C. Ltd., Calgary. .

Purchaser must wreck building, remove material and clean up site not later than November 1, 1945, and pay amount of tender in cash within three days of receipt of

advice that tender has been ac-


Tenders will be received by the Company at its office in Lougheed | Building, Calgary, up to 12 o'clock ‘noon, Saturday, September 29, 1945. e

Highest or any tender not neces- sarily accepted.

_U.G.G. Limited

Some of our returned service

Irma, Alberta, Friday, September 21, 1945 ~ %


All consumers who store rationed mect in lockers must declare in writing to the nearest Ration Branch Office the quantity of rationed meat they had in storage on September 10, 1945

must be declared

Rationed meats include all cooked, canned, fancy and “red” meats. For a full list of rationed meats, see the Consumer Meat Coupon Value Chart. Copies are available at all Ration Branch Offices,


RB. 218

Consumers must surrender coupons for all meat held in lockers over and above 4 Ibs. for each person in the household at a rate of 2 Ibs. per coupon. However, no more than one-half of the “M" coupons in the ration books of the consumer and his household need be surrendered.

~—~~--- USE THIS DECLARATION FORM ------—-----—-——



Ration Book 5 Prefix (Deeler:

men are starting on a university |.

course this fall.

The A.F.U., Irma branch, will ‘hold another dance in Kiefer’s hall on October 3rd.

Over the Years

YOU FARMERS HAVE PAID for all the elevators in the province. How many do you own.

Large handlings are the

one thing that can give

you the lowest cost of operation


| Alberta I Pool Elevator




Any personnel in the Armed Services, wishing to be released for farm work at any period of the year, should now be advised to:—

(a) Apply to: their Commanding Officer for release for arm work, stating past farm experience, giving reasons for request.

(b) Give location, type and size of farm, wherever possible.

(c) .If possible, submit a letter from a parent or former farm employer and a letter from municipal or other official in home locality, indicating need for services.

Agricultural Labour Survey Committees have been set M4 by the Federal Department of Labour, to co-operate with the Armed Services in the release of men for farm work.

These Committees represent the Provincial Department of Agriculture, the Armed Services and the National Employment Service. They are prepared to advise farmers or Service personnel on any problems concern- ing such releases. For further information write your Agricultural Labour Survey Committee, care af Mobiliza- tion Registrar, at Charlottetown, Halifax,.St. John, Quebec, Montreal, Kingston, Toronto, London, Port Arthur, Winnipeg, Regina, Edmonton, or Vancouver.


HUMPHREY MITCHELL, . Minister of Labour



(48-w-60 E)

4 ND


A. MacNAMARA, Deputy Minister



|not walk in darkness, but shall

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OF THE START OF MEAT RATIONING Number of persons in household including myself,

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(If space is found insufficient, use designated space at back of sheet)

. Total weight (Ibs.) of ‘all rationed meat held as at start of rationing 1945

. Deduction of 4 lbs. for each person

(Num of Persons) . Difference between items (2) and (3) for which meat coupons to be surrendered

. Total number of meat coupons required for nef total (item 4) on basis of 1 coupon for each 2:lbs. (gr6as Weight) ~

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Total meat coupons surrendered herewith (being required number) but not more than 50% of total M coupons in the

ration books

the household


Name and address of commercial cold storage building where meat: stored... sss « seseermepnctecnmateennenconannnse

rationing 1945.

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| Board the names and addresses of persons to whom they rent space for the storage of food.

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. ‘Address I, the above Declarant, hereby certify the above statements to-be true snd correct and to contain a ful) disclosure of all meat owned, controlled or held by me in any cold storage locker in any commercial building or in space in a cold storage plant as at start of meat

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300 M.B. 7-45

CLIP this form, fill it in; and send it with your coupons to the nearest Ration Branch: LOCKER OPERATORS ARE REQUIRED TO REPORT TO THE BOARD THE NAMES




Irma Times

Times Publishers, Irma, Albetta E. W. CARTER, Local Editor


; | Published every Friday by the | |



‘|Model A Ford truck, 11 ton, rear

four tires good, |

For further 615, Irma.

front tires tair. information phone}


A clinic will be held in Irma for | babies and pre-school age chil- dren in Hedley’s hall, on Tuesday, October 2, from 1 to 5 p.m. Mrs. Perkins,. Wainwright School Di- vision nurse, will be in charge.

All parents who have children

of .the above ages are invited to

come in.

At the Churches


Sunday, September 23

Paschendale, Public Worship 11.15 a.m. -

Roseberry Sunday school, 3 p.m.

Public Worship, 4 p.m.

Irma—Sunday school 11:00 Aang

Public worship 8:00-p.m,

A hearty invitation is extended to all.

Following the evening service a meeting of the young people will be held. All-young people of the district are cordially invited.

CHRISTIAN AND MISSIONARY ALLIANCE Irma Tabernacle—Bible school | at 2:15 p.m.; gospel service 3:30 p.m, ! Education Point—Bible school at 11:00 am, Hardisty, Oddfellows’ Gospel service at 8:30 p.m; A hearty welcome to all. “Then spake Jesus again unto


‘| them, saying, I.am the light of the

world: he that followeth Me shall |.

have: the light of life.” John 8:12

He hoss of.


For many a farmer the farmis _ copy. It is yours for the asking. boss... # runs him, instead of him running it.

Too many farmers underesti- mate the worth of their time; too few know what ,they are being | paid for their work.

Maybe we can help you here, for our manager will. gladly supply you .with a simple farm account book which will show you exactly what your farm is paying you from year to year— whether you are going forward or backward, Call or write for your

Your B of M manager is ready to help you if you need money for the improvement of your farm, barn repairs, fixing fencing or drainage, road building, buying new breeding stock,. implements

up ploughing, cultivating, seed- ing and harvesting, he is the man to see. You will find: him friendly, a good listener, and very much interested in your plans and prob- lems. Give him your full confi- dence. It will pay you.

Bank or MonTREAL

working with Canadians in every walk of life since 1817


Wainwright,Branch: L. W. SMITH, Manager Irma (Sub-Agency): ‘Open Tuesday and Friday

or equipment. If you want to speed .