Medicine Hat Morning Times, December 9, 1914

Medicine Hat Morning Times

December 09, 1914

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Medicine Hat Morning Times (Newspaper) - December 9, 1914, Medicine Hat, Alberta ALL TOYS LESS 10 PER CENT. THE DAYLIGHT STORE ODDPEUbOWS’ BLOCK LOOK! $175.0U Disc Talking Instrument for $125.00. Terms. See this. ASSINIBOIA MUSIC CO., Ltd. store Open Evenings Vol. 3, No. 30MEDICINE HAT. ALBERTA. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9th, 1914 Five Cents a Copy LAST TIME TODAY THE MILUON DOLLARMYSTERY EPISODE EIGHTEEN ENTITLED “TRAPPED BY THE FLAMES TOMORROW ONLY THE AIR TORPEDO A Feature with a Thousand Thrills ♦ ♦ FRIDAY - AMATEUR NIGHT Distinct Advances for Alliei Northeast of Ypres Are Now Reported to Have Been Mb Allies’Combined Fleets Are Again Active in Bombarding the German Positions Along the Coast Line of Belgium and France. Good Results Obtained Loiidon Review War Correspondents Believe SJI9S2BZSI THE Glasgow House •^ur2aaxa3K3EJS?iaa5aa3Bi!aiiBai6aaOT«E*5!M ciE£3taaKaee3ErjiSii*ir.i3Ki^^ BUYING FOR XMAS is in order now, before the big rush starts you can ht? sure of belter service and a lieller assorliiieni ihan later. Our showing of Xmas, novelties is MOST COMPLETE AT PRESENT 'I'his space can only hint at a few, but 3'ou will be made entirely welcome to visit our large store and go through all the departments and see what we are showing. Handkerchiefs for the children from 2V2C. «p. A Few Suggestions LONDON, Dec. 9., 3:25 a.m. — A correspondent of the Daily Express telegraphing from the Belgian frontier says: “The German divisional headquarters was removed from Roulers when shells began to fall in the town after the British had re-cap iured Passchendaele, eleven miles northeast of Ypres. “This indicates a distinct and important advaunce by the Allies.” (By Times’ Leased Wire) of the War Situation Interest is Centred on Developments in Eastern Theatre of the Struggle Activity in the West -J. Collars, Hand Bags, Blouses, Blouse Lengths (iiealiy boxed). Fancy Linens, Table Linens and Napkins, Fancy Linen Pillow Slips, Down Comfortern, Bkukets, Kimonas, Dresses, etc.    ,    ' IjQA’IDON, Dec. !!.—'2:56 a.m. — A despatch to the Daily Mail from Ro!-lerdam says that a bonibardmeiit of the Belgian coast belwt'en Osleiid and iNieuport began at o'ciock Tnpsday afternoon in ('iinjuiiclion with land oj)-erations. Dsriin Cnnfidpnt 1.1 X, T>l'r', (I’.y ivil'cless [ji l.on.ion.) .V njvif'w of Uio Kitiiation ' in l)o;!i 111 '.'ihNs ol' lln‘ war up to the! 1)1' Inst work reveals little chango i >i! r;¡iiM'( !Íiin widi liie [ir<'('i'iiinv,'; '■ ■■ 'I'iiis is :'r-ially inio as I'e-1 'WM.; il:c \v;"-,”ri!    wlioi'e (iie^ a imiiibi'r of altaekr, which ! W i' ' l¡( , ' ■ ! I I ‘(i. 'I'liai di’c;si\    Ina\' lie e.-iu'cl- c(l an>' liay is Indif a’el i'v a ve;)ort I'roni lieaii(|!i.'ii'li’r;! sayi'i?; t!¡a( "in'ei'y-tliiii!;' is I I'eeeeilin;; afeei-'iiiip,- to our ]'i’')/:iaim!ie." 'I'liis is takoi hei'o to iiiran that, thu.s I'ar the (iernian operations have Iii'en siipcessl'til. WarSecretaryofU.S. Wants Army Raised to Full War S iesiSh Report Presented to IJ. S. ^ Conii'ress Me Inlir/ .iic's (hni | X , ■ 1 7'    .-I-    , CO. I-, SpoIiai’Ml-- \v Mobile i-orce o! U. S. ! sijn anuv when n Could He Raised '/oiild b.^ Inadequaie r i!v 'i'inies r^e;\sed WASI)'i;.'t;T().\-, Ucc. ;i'ei¡ Siaies ai'niy bf-. .üié'il (o its r.ill V 'A'ire i'll at the iniaiediately ¡I- i-eii^t!i. (By Times’ Leased Wire) LONDON, Dec. 8,—Th(' great battle for possession of Poland contlniicK. ’ I The front extends along Ihrpe hnnil-' ¡red miles, and victory over a part of jit, at leiist, appears to have fallen to' I the Germans, while the linssiana are i I pressing upon (’racow in the sontli. j That Lodz is in the possession of! the (.Jermatis seems undoubted aiul a iiiissiaii ollicial report jnst issued ap-j parently is ])reparing the inibllc mlndi for tile news by referring to llie dilTi-j cully of (iefending th'O city, which■ I fcives to the Russian front an abnor-l ; nial contcnir and forecasts a reforming of the line. Details of Ihese mighty bailies have yet to be written. Tile g.'iieral fact that there haS' been feai'ful slaughter and intense siif-| l'eri!ig rroni lh(^ ciild cninprises about ‘ the total of the iiilorniaiion reecive'lj 'Ihe (lernians claim Ihiy are pursuing the linssiaiis to the snnt!i ainl Several American • ■    l]ie iius- I'litt’ ' lireke, hat luUhiiii: ha'- h en 'le.-'i-ii from IIkmii !'er s vrial 'iays. Ii(ici;iIv Mic>' are iiiiilpr ll'c lian;i of a s'ric! ce'-iii'Oii |!ril;sii niililar'.- c;-])ens ia:‘si liial I'irc('-<|farlers of Ihii best iiKii.ei-ial of ll'c i;‘-rincn aiany Ids I'ccu !n Id i;i I.Coiiiiinied on Page Two.i Deveiopements Around Lodz Part Russian Strategic Plan German Losses Have Been Very Great and 'I'hey Have Gained Nothing B'ut a Respite. Interest in Eastern Arena Now Seems to be Centred Around Cracow LONDON, Dec. 9, 1:55 a.m. The situation around Lodz proves rather mystifying to the Petrograd correspondents of the London newspapers. They are disinclined to admit the retirdment is a definite Russian reverse and believe rather that the movement away from Lodz will be eventually to have been dictated by sound strategic motives. lapan Now Doesn’t Want to Give Kiao- Cte Back tp. China :rpaiii'Si‘ Fureign Awakes Siatonu'iil c'Si' ! )¡l'( i liai No !i:ui lî.'cii M.uL' in .uai'd Miiii.'.it’r ill Ja¡'ian-I'^r, I] ni se-, .•lai Ue- •M1 tlie despntc'hes, moi'(!over, em-phasize the irememions ensl iii men cf iIk' lalest (!('rman opi'rations "with-oiil any big gain," 'rile Peirograd iiewspapers cali Ihcir readers' attenlion lo tlie fa(!t llial witli Ihi' new year üiissia will llirew II liiu'.e annv hilo l!ie li'rrilory ' ^ I hl I e-| lile llecisi ve IlloW. 'Ili - I' lierr.'id Ci ii'i es|ionilea t of Ihi^ l'a:!v ■■II I!-,- Tiiiici I.e.iscil W'i-e l'( il< |(). H, Boura.ssa Will Speak ln Ottawa on December All Prote.sts 16 (By Times' Leased Wire) ¡\^.liich wdiiid mean llie ai-.iiMci of 11.^.-I II.HI men ai'd 1.0(10 olllce) is urged by ; :ici retary Carrisoii of the war ilepart,-j iiH'iit in liis animal repei'l lu-esented ; u ¡][\y to I’ri'sident Wilse. i. Such an ' iiicreas,' would give the r s;iilar army ia i'llai of about IL’0,000 ii a, of whom ^".laio -»voiild lie available as a mobile I strenglh of Ml,(100, th ' secretary Despite    out. soon w'ili be <■ ' in ha'f by i afb’.i'ioiis |o the garrisors in the canal ,i.e. Hawaii and t!i(! i'ii li))pines. HerroM to Again CoMîest Federal Seal of MacLeod It SPENCER & TODD ^    THE PEOPLE’S STORE    ^ XMAS .SUGGESTIONS Children’s White Fur Sets, Ladies’ Furs, Gloves, Handkerchieis, Men’s White and Colored Silk Muffla^s, Men’s Woollen Gloves, Wool Lined Gloves, Silk Lined Gloves, Men’s Suspenders, Ties, Etc., Etc. WE ARE STILL GIVING 25^/ REDUCTION OFF Men’s Suits, Overcoats, Fur Coats, Overcoats with Fur Collars, Chamois Lined Coats, Men’s Mitts, Boys’ Suits and Overcoats SPENCER & TODD 'v.'ico Member ;ind Once De-fo.'iled Me Will Attain Go Before the Electorate. Four Men Were Balloted On by Convention By Times Leased Wire 1')ie riipovt directly i ntlons i.■■.■.i'').iean war but one . OTTAWA, Dec. S. — The indepen-; "It v/ould be premalu;e,'’ it says, dent committee formed some time ago ‘■lo altemjit now to dra'\ the ultimate to endeavor lo arrange a meeting in ; lessons from the war ,'i h-'urope. It Ottav.-a to bo addressed by Air. lleiiri; is an ininevat.ivo duty, however, to Tionrassa, anuoiuices that Mr. liour-ilieed so much of wliat i' brings home assa will speak in Ottawa at the Iius-|to us a.s is uncontrovr■'ibio and i sel Theatre on (Wednesday. Deo. 16..'not be cliauged by any vent, leaving A telegram wr^ received from Mr.¡for later and more dc, !.id an('“-iorn- iliiUliU.' Lll..* UC.l    oi ' I . ...S'».,.    ■ ing no subject f<ir an address, but it later deveioiunents aial linal conelu-is more than iirobal)le tliat he will sioiis may ¡iKiieatc,” speak on the topic which was to have! “In addition to sircngtiiening the been given before the Peoples’ l'''orum , regular eslablisameiit, tlu' st'cretary i , aiidi.-late for the next election for —“fanada’s national duly in the ¡ire- urgi's lhat steps be fakeii at once lo tlie ccminons. 'I'here v»as a very good sent hour.”    i ir. at ■ a inoj-e adetinate reserve army. ..\n event which was cancelled ow- I'e ilismisses ;is impracticaliie t.alk ing to tiie iirotest of the peoiile and ' of imniediaie disarmai ient and as the iiress of the capital ihcrefor(> Pi'oundl ,;s, fi'ar.s of 'iiilitarism in looks likely to be staged.    i (('eiitinued en Page Two) MAC’ld.COD, Dec. 8.- .John l!err«n. ic, mc r.!;'';'' r.f    "’nt: mel fl,.. i' a'eil member at Ihe last Dominion elecHon, was chosen by Ihe Conserva-tivis of 111,, riding of .Mach'od, as .'■i. liaron TaUaalii ,i;ii ininister. in ihc I    ;l had not iieca ib ■ I v. b ; ! Ic-r ,!a I'c.n would rei nrn t lie a r, , I !':i ' I ' ¡ I' l\ iao ( 'hail i i> ( 'h i a a. adil'sl lliat ,lapan had made im rro'iii"!' lo any coaiilry coaciraiu', I'i i::e I 'hau. (■'l'ilewi’i;' (lie Nuri'ender of (lie < : .■■ri"." I! I'i ii'f i lica t inns al Tsin" -Tau and lie- '■ nri^i'imdiii(v h in'itory at Kiao-I'll.ill, il'ie .taianesc embassy a( Wash-'■ '.'icii .1 nn ell a i'(i(| (|i;i| .l;inaa had nei c'lej'.'l 111-!' iiui'iitiiin, leililie at the ih'cia rat ion of wa'’ by .lapan on e'l riiiaiiy of (>veiitiially restoring Kiao-Chan to China. ' It was addl'd, however, liiat (('cliiii I ealiy and le;:ally ,Ia|ian was not abso-I liiiely hound to ro^store Khic-Chau, as Cermany had t'efiised ,)a|ian’s demand i'tliat Ihe fortress lie surrendered to jh'.^r. _l    ; LLOVDS òu'lbs ON Vi'Art 1.1 III lias ipiii I i;,a. Th l>:i ■. I,.' 1 >■ ; - it i:ii ri isi Ü V ! \ '*\ iilcnt •:.! ii !h ' n ííí r- ’î'I.i:- '!■■;'(■ ”1 : of :i’:d I.c\ • -1 li. tin- 1 - 1.. ,i i 1 ' .1"' ■ . of" a hi-v Ml| ' : , - Î. , • ■ 1 * . Tltr 1 ■ . : ! : ' .11 ' calcii- 'M .i"!;’ ' M 1 ■ ! ;, ‘ . i:i;i inrci' ',-1 ! arllier ! i ! 1 I 11 ' 1 ['t'ca Hi<' ( (If l'< 1 . I I' ' ' . 11 ' ■V, lie I; ia (!er- F ' ‘ I 1 > M i.'; I‘\ ¡Ht III lhat - 1 M i ) 1 ( 1 ‘ 1 rategy ;i ' !1 ,-i ’ r'. "1 l.y ti.‘plM yiiig llie in 1 iiiilp s iiilii a 1 !( \v posiHnii ffir •!; r ;i:i( 1 iiiei'i' : 1 1'« c.ani- liniiK’ iliate iai ■ aiiw ceii- I ' :';t ; ' > \\ . \. 'i( :'i ■|¡e f’.er- an’ al lo.ipi in;.’, -1-. JS the ‘T nn IÎ! r Kil’ -am le!l s 1 ‘fl 1-u;’. I'Mf i (■()»•!•<• siioiulent {By Times’ Leased Wire) l.().\!)0.\, Dec.','i. Th- betting at "Ml sijnis lieint to a re riMii nin g of Ihe lioslili' forces and the straiahten-ing oiil of the knots and t.'inale..;. llotii sides iiriibaldy need rest and recn-tierallon.” l.(l.'sliO\\ Di'C. S. Petrograd dcs-'■■'Ich to Ueutei’.s. |h(< dale c.f which is not givmi, says flernian avialors, with headf]iiaj’ters at Czenstochowa (roii-tinue to drop bombs al Lodz. According to the latest venerl'; says Ihe (|<>s-I'atcll tin; town bail, lirj'e I'ac-terie> an! -17 lunises lia\e hei n de;î-U'OM'il. Thiny |iei";iii]s ha\e been President Wilso'ii m His Speech to Congres.s Denies Statements of States' Military Uepreparedeess Midsl Clieorin.ii' and Galleries He Declares America Does Not Intend To C,io In iPor bnniense Standintr y\rmy and iNavy l^ecause of Nervousness of Some People Over the War Russia's Revenue Is Now Beginning To Riglit Itseif eiovil at ihi' cünvealion, .<\t tho be-íiiiininK foiir nomiiiees were jilai-ed in .he riinninp. Tiiev were .Tidin .N'orlh, l’a.ildand; A. a'. li-llacbey, Miali ií'ver; 1). ,1. (Irier, mayor of .Ma.cieod, Celia .Macl.eod of I\Iacleod. i .After lile ballol. North. tlie low * ina n d mpianl ou t. A fli'r I lu I aIh.t tile 11igh Iliver noniin elinrna i. (I. There uas a lu ; clission Ilien la lween Ihe siipporlers ('f .Macl.'od and (he siipi)orters of Crier, and it Inekcil like a serions snlit ia the caiivenlion. IfoweV'Cr, bfitii landidates ■withdrew and .lohn lleri'íni was sdected as Ibe iiiiani-moiis choico of Ihi' coiivenlion. Killed ami ¡’(hi woiimb ... ;.'e;.,!s l.oday waç .Sn guineas lo Imij siabborn li-hling lias occa-re,| „ear cam SIS thal llie war would be ove:-    Trans Caa. as:a Tiiridsh liy ihe end of March, The preiniiim :    Tv.ihi/.-md allei,r'ed lo 'Ilici,I ,tes with the aaioiint of basi ^ ,„., vent Ih,' advanca. ei' a lin--sian iii- ' i . s ijffereil. 'l'he gi-eater thè dem.'in I , f. r insuraiiei' Ibe liighir thè premium.' ( Continued ou l’age Three) 1, I 11 i v< Ratepayers ’ Association Mfetaig in Elm Streei Sciiool Last Niglit Developed lato Very Wild Affair (By Times’ Leased Wire) Thirty-Six Men Lost When British Ships Foundej^_and Burns Loaded With Gasoline Which Exploded, The Ship Was Destroyed, Only Two Men of Crew Escaping i r By Times Leased Wire BARROW, Dec. 8.—Wrapped in flames and with the sea about her ablaze from the cargo of gasoline she was carrying, only two men of her crew of :|6 escaped death today when the British steamer \’edra piled on the shore near Barrow during a heavy gale. The two men rescued were severely burned while swimming through the flaming sea to a tug. A majority of the crew were trapped in the_ forecastle of the Vedrà and perished. Plowing in a torrent from a rent in the cofferdam, gasoline inviided the eiigine-room. In a second it had Ignited and spread to all parts of the i doomed vessel, also pouring through rents in the hull into the sea. So suddenly did the fire break out when the vessel grounded that only four of the ship’s company had time to reach her weat'uer side. These were the chief engineer and three sailors. Reaching the weather side of the vessel the chief engineer gave the three seamen with him lifebelts he had picked up In his flight, and mounting the rail, plunged headlong into the sea, trusting to his ability as a swimmer to reach a nearby tug which was endeavoring to pull off the Vedrà. The engineer had taken only two or three strokes when a huge wave picked him up and dashed him against the side of the steamer, killing him. Two of the seamen Immediately followed the engineer and swam until they were picked up, but in doing so were badly burned. The other seaman, unable to swim, feared to take the plunge and was burned to death where he stood. Meanwhile a number of lifeboats had come upon the scene but they were unable to give aid to the imprisoned men In the forecastle whose screams could be heard above the roar of the flames. The Vedrà, which was bouud from i’ort Arthur, Te.xas. for London, is a total loss. She was commanded by (’aptain Brewster and was owned by | the Associated Oil Carriers Company, of London. WASIII.-VCiTON, Dec. 8.—President Wilson in liis annual address to con-.aress today vigorously defended tho (aniiitry's iireiiarediiess for war. l-'or passage at this session tho president urged measures to tneet the changed conditions during the Kuro-peaii war parl(1ciularly the govern-iiicnt’s ship purchase ijill. When hc> entered the house cham-lier, where vice president Marshal and Speaker tMark presided over a -i.ioiiit session _ithe pri'sident was greeted with an iip-' rcarioiis ovation which continued for s.' minutes. Throughout his address 1)0 fretjuently was interrupted by applause, particularly from the Notv/ithstandini?; Prohibition the Revenue of Czar’s Domains is Beginning' lo Re-|.io’i'ut session of the house and senate, cover and The Financial As pect is Good (By Times’ Leased Wire) Gen. Beyers, South African Rebel Has Been Shot is Report .■V\:iycr Hi'dwu Was Refused (^lUl■tL'lUIS Treainieni l\v 0)]i-Cl'i' ol' Ralepayej's’ .Vs.sncié'lidii. Ilj reiiuC'-.U'd Same I’ri\'ilege,s .Accorded l(I M r. .\. G Hawihtirne Monday Night, 13ut Presideiii Cousins Refused n.i;ht is JOHANESSBURG, via London, Dec. 9, 3:42 a.rn. Brig. Gen. Christian Democratic side, demanstrations of Ij0XD0!X, Dec. 8.—11 p.m.—A Pet- approval reaching a climax when, referring to recent agitation over national defense he declared the administration “had not been negligent of national defense,” that the attitude of the government* would not ibe altered “because some amongst us are and that a pol-easlly and sen- rograd despatch to Reuters says: “The minister of finance In a memorandum accompanying the budget states that through the prohibition of the sale of alcoholic liquors, in accordance with the will of the emperor nervous and exciio'd, who Is anxious to see his people heal-' j^y of defense could thy and sober, Uie country has been gibly be agreed upon.” deprived of one of its most important, in advocating the ship purchase bill sources of revenue, but he is convinc- the president said the war In Europe ed that, however much this may be made foreign nations dependant upon felt by the treasury, the creative pow- us for supplies and that the govern-er of the sober Russian people applied ment should have ships with which Subscribe to The Morning Times. Ten cents a week, delivered. to the enormous natural riches of the country will enable future budgets of the empire to be based on new principles. “The revenue which in the first two months of the war showed considerable decrease has since displayed a permanent wpward tendency, which gave him the right to hope that ‘the havoc in that counfry’s economic life due to the war would not be as grave as had been feared.’ “To secure funds to conduct the war the minister declared the government would have recourse to further credit operations, an increase in the existing taxes and the creation of fresh Imposts. He gave assurance. In conclusion, t'hat loans, both Internal and external, would present no difficulties.” the nation’s goods might be carried! "to the employers’ markets.” Mr. Wilson spoke with great emphasis and deliberntion when he began discussion of the military situation and was enthusiastically cheered the galleries joining in the applause when he said: “It is said in some quarters tliat we are not prepared for war. What Is meant by being preparedIs It meant that we are not ready upon brief notice to put a nation in the field, a nation of men trained to arms? 0f| course we are not ready to do that; i and we shall never be in time of peace so long as w’e retain our present political principles and Institutions.” Proclaiming the people of the Uni-(Continued on Page Pour) Frederick Beyers, one of the leaders of the rebellion in the Union of South Africa, has been shot, it is officially announced, and is said to be dead. Gen. Beyers formerly wa» commandant general of the defence forces in the Union of South Africa, but resigned last September because of his disapproval of British action against the Germans in Africa. He joined with General Christian de Wet in a rebellion, but his forces met 'with several. defeats. Recently Gen. de Wet was\ captured after a long pursuit by a Union contingent. PRETORIA, via London, Dec. 9, 4:26 a.m.—An official statement issued here says it is believed that Gen. Christian Beyers, the rebel leader, was drowned while endeavoring to cross the Vaed river. lalcrest in the eli/ctioii "rowing in inleasily. The meeting held in the Eiin Street sclioiil last niglil was as e.xciting as •Monday night's meeting in the Km-^ press 'Pheatre.    i : It was difficult to judge the voting, seatiiiK al of ihi' iiieetiiig as sii|)|iorl-ers of both sides were i)resejit in: good niiniliers ami they Hci'e sw'.ayed a good deal from time to time liy T^/, differeni speakers, iirst in one direc- " '' tion and then in the other. A spirit of fair play was manil’est on the part of Ihe rateiiayers and in the main tlii'V , wanted to hear botli sides of ail qiir's-tlons thrashed out, and were dis)iosed ! to give a fair liearing both ways. Tiiey : would stand for no eciivocating. how-i ever, and whim any of the s)ieakers| failed to make good tiieir charges oi-, accusations against Ihe oilier side,‘ they were iiromiilly howled down. • ! Mr II S Ireland, who is opposing;'-"»'‘ly been made in Canada and GOO,-Ald. Penland, was present and a re-1 «On more are now in proces.s of manu- j(|aest was made lhal he be allowi'd I    , j n u- i Ian opporiunitv to speak. The chair-1    hfe« stated, the British gov- inan f.ald that Mr. Ireland couTd hold '    «’f asked the Canada’s Factories Busy Making Shells For Allied Armies Hundred Thousand ‘Have Already Been Made and 6()(t,000 More Are Now in the Process of Manufacture By Times’ Leased Wire) OTTAWA. Dec. 8. -Two linndred I tlionsanil shells for the allies have al- ^his own meeUngs'when he saw fit lo f«nadian government what could be do .so. and he could not allow him on ‘J,'»''’ ¡'PK^ndmg a supply of shells for the plfitform. At the outset the chairman, .Mr. Cousins, asked if Riayor Brown was present. The .Mayor at that moment entered (he hall and came forward. He was told there were to be six speakers occupying half an hour each., and he would bo given the platform ^ J,    '“I the allies, and (ieneral Hughes conceived the idea of having huge quantities made in the dominion. lie got a committee of experts together including such authorities as Colonel Bertram, Col. Cantile, who acti'fl in coajunctlon with the experts for half an hour at the beginning of The developed plan to distribute tho the m7eting.''”'r>he''Mayor'stated that    amongst the various shops in he did not wish to the plat form :"’hich had the proper lathes !af t e Seginning of the mee ing n«    U worked successfully there would be no purpose to ije serv-    .listribnted amongst ed by doing so. He wanted only the ,    Tho ,nn„„v . witii tile result that about $8.000,000 the firms of Canuda. The money comes same privilege he had accorded (o .Mr. j    , , Hawthorne at, Monday's meeting, and i    Viome-r Dixon that was, that he should be allowed ^    Ilomei-Dixon !the platform at the close of the meef- today bearing tho arrived here full lists of the I officers and men who are now at Salls- ing to reply to anything that niight 1^ j j;;;;- pi^i'n^.-'rhJse will be printed as ^werÌiest^ons’fionr'un^^'lo    <lis^na.uted. they might arise. .Mr. Cousins said, tiie meeting was called by the Rate-¡layers’ Association and the conduct of it would be decided by them, and (Continued on Pago Three) H. S. Ireland was refused a hearing or a seat on the platform by the Ratepayers’ Association last night In P’lm Street .'ichool. He will speak there tonight.Ward IV Meeting in Elm St. School Tonight. Mayor Brown and H. S. Ireland will speak. ..ij euro you. .luilmanRon, Batos & Sainplo box frco if you cncluee 2c. siaiup to paj* ^ ;