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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 6, 1913, Winnipeg, Manitoba WEATHER Fair and p.m. Moon MAY 67 1913. TWENTY-SIX Letter by to Catholic Clergy and Have Accepted Plan Only as Partial Con- Government ted Minority Cause Will Not Yield en Question of Re- ligious Strongly Opposed to Compulsory Archbishop Langevin has issued a oost important pronouncement upon the school question in the form of a letter to be read in the Catholic A portion of this letter was read at high mass in Boniface Cathedral yesterday by Monsignor and the der is to be read on a future The letter is the frankest exposition of his grace's views on the school issue yet made and prove deeply inter- esting to more than His Grace in. the letter laments that the enlarging the boundaries of Manitoba did not safeguard the rights of the The Coldwell amendments he the result of negotiations following the passage of the at It is pointed out that acceptance by the Winnipeg School Board of the proposition made by Mr. Coldwell would be a partial and would not be regarded as a settlement in The Roblin government is highly commended for having given ths French Catholics their own normal three tors of their own language and faith Ihe in the French to em- teachers in religious garb and to Veep the crucifix upon the of the Thesa are declared to be less is also passed tjon the Saskatchewan THs letter closes with a declaration hostility to national a state university and sory The Press herewith prints a careful of the The charge begins by that his feels it to be his duty to speak on the school question after a long and painful silence imposed upon him in order hot to in any way the negotiations being carried on at Ottawa MU Winnipeg for the past The charge are aware when a large portion of the ruory Of was transferred to Manitoba government the school S of Ihe inhabitants of Keewatin not safeguarded in spite of our iron protests and those of of the immediate representative of taose WORLD'S NEWS SUMMARY May 6. The weather forecast for as Fair and Mrs. Johaneson saved children's lives three houses were Page 26. Archbishop Langevin issues bold letter on school to Catholic clergy and Page 1, Sir Wilfrid Laurier obtains great ovation from Liberals in Page 1. Winnipeg Maroons lead in Northern league and fielding Page G. Cheaper rate promised in Atlantic cables by wireless Page 1. Women's suffrage debate in the Commons is dull Page 10. Yesterday's results Northern Page 6." Western Canada league off to good Page 6. New provincial law affects joint stock Page 15. Success attends effort to make Page Montenegro gives up Scutari to the Page 10. Montreal takes brighter turn on foreign Page 15. Elbert Hubbard lectures on g a Page 9. The land grants of Canadian Page 4. Winnipeg Kennel club's show opens Page 7. Hardy pioneers of northern Page a- Gimli candidates are placed in the Page 1. Revolting murder of little Calgary Page 1. fluctuations in Winnipeg Page 10. Camera club show has extreme Page 14. Killing calves makes beef Page 14. Palatial picture theatre Page 13. Death of Rev. Dr. Farquhar Page 13. Union proposals before 2. Thousand come by ocean S. in major league ball Page 7. Imperial and foreign Page 10. Commissioner Hall Page 9. Foreign markets Page 16. Letters to the Page 3.' Personal Answers Page 5.--. Page 16- A Reader's Page 5. Music and Page S. Financial Page 15. Western Page 14. Page 4. consulted the ur and and Saying asked them if were in- to demand the of rights of by legal as a sine we transfer of Keewatin to at the risk of definitely a settlement of the school cr whether they preferred to keep in their and then by demanded A Government of Ottawa this Vint as Wfr no ff or of the amelioration MARINE NEWS PASSED THE Sault Ste. 5. Up 10; Lambert 11 noon Nor 7: S. TO HANDLE ATLANTIC BUSINESS Postmaster-General ces Contract With British Capitalists for NO STATE-OWNED CABLE Will Reduce Meighen Brings Up Question of Increased Freight WORKED CUI TIME BLUFF Stranger at Swift Current Clears With Cash on Raised admit that the the insertion of a legal clause the of the of Keewatin was w but it has been ark or us to llear the rights of ice this in facL Ule constitution y by its framers forever the principle of the would have been then the school invoke lne Catholic minority and to them by protective KU as u m the Catholics of had a right to inat they would not be conditions and without m a matter where at i sacred rights in Jostles and in honor 10 have been made Manitoba School is trn the slyest Down John p.m. Samuel 2; Charles Hutchinson Mary 4.30: ronic Mary Northern 7; 8. FORT WILLIAM Fort May 5. Arrivals Port Arc- I Midland Departures Port City of APPEAL DISMISSED Confiscation of American Vessel Con- firmed by Court of 5. The court of appeal today dismissed the appeal of Peter who asked that an order of the admiralty court cating his found ing in Canadian should be set His counsel claimed that the Thelma was outside the three mile limit Irom Vancouver and that being the the vessel was on the high and outside the jurisdiction of the Counsel for the ment claimed ths testimony of the fishery protection officers showed the essel was only two miles and a ter from there was government room and the majority would show even generous when the princely gift of an M putting the r uie a of equality with to and province nnL then lhat Manitoba lid o' so often but so falsely at the was and entered upon interested parties brought i th. amendments the honorable These amendments lor by both political to take this i and troublesome r tlle arena of act has not had the we what is us to say value of these Catholics have noted that the notorious garb of after having been r hQ by clever Will Try Friedmann l Port Morrow has gone to London for an in- jection of turtle serum iri hope of being cured of WEATHER Canadian Service r observations taken at 7 48 The weather lias been fair today in tho with not much change in Maximum and minimum Victoria 38-62; 22-oO: w 32-5O: 55-84: 40-52; 30-62: 6-84; St. 36-64; 52-82; 60-84; 36-66; DSC 56- 50-68: 55-84. OCEAN Head Lingan Arabic 11." Dover Mount Royal Montreal Florida Perugia Krom Sidney f York St. John New York New York St. John St. John York New York New York May by Hon. L. P. postmaster the government has en- tered into a five year contract with a British wireless syndicate for a service at reduced rates as compared with the regular cable rates and slightly lower than the Marconi was the feature of today's sitting of the house of The system to be established by the Universal Radio which is now operating successfully in several parts of the Mr. Pelletier said he had entered into these agreements rather than to proceed at once with a cable project If it did not turn out to be ed cable could be built across the At- later If successful five lion dollars would be Mr. Pelletier also announced a sub-committee of the cabinet ing of four ministers would be con- to have cable and telegraphic of which the way Hon. Rodolphe postmaster and other tion as well as A. strong and W. F. while proving of the expressed re- gret that the project of a state-owned cable had not been gone on Lemieux was disposed to think that no wireless system would ever prove to be a serious competitor of the regular cable Hon. Frank Oliver did not think much good could be accomplished unless some agreement is reached with the land companies which work in conjunction with the regular cable The based upon Mr. Pelletier's resolution was introduced a Arthur Portage la then moved the adjournment of the house and made a long and carefully prepared speech dealing with the in- crease in Atlantic He quoted many figures to shew tho of the increases and commented upon the damage the increase could to the and Meighen operate d' the United States to tional lie including Hon. Frank praised hen for bringing up question but were disposed to think that there is a merger ton the Great Lakes which is even more serious for the farmer than the Atlantic Premier Borden Hon. George H. who both spoke said that the government was alive to the ance of the question would do all in its power to find a solution of it. The naval will be taken up again Up-to-Date Wireless Hon. L. P. gave to the house this after- noon the details of a ment which has been affected with a British syndicate to provide a up-to-date wireless service this country and Great The arrangement with it a reduction in rates and is to be in working order year after the contract is Hon. Mr. said that the present arrangement grew out of the conferences which he had with the British postmaster-general last mer and it would benefit Australia and New Be pointed tut that in the past the Dominion had been in the hands of the cable com- which had things much their own Any reduction that had been secured in the past had been secured with great difficulty and the two reductions which had been made since the present government came into while were nevertheless inadequate and there had been a feeling that the time had been a state-owned Mr. Pelletier said that this was the proposition that he first discussed with the British The situation before then was that while Canada was linked with New Zealand Australia by a cable under the Pacific and while there was a leased line from Vancouver to Montreal there a gap Montreal and the Atlantic coast and across the Atlantic For this it was to use of the private which were This situation was thoroughly discussed and the British postmaster-general took the stand that the time had yet come for a state-owned Atlantic His chief to the scheme was on his view that the rapid progress of wireless telegraphy might result in this scheme of- the old cable A state-owned cable would have to be duplicated and the two cables would cost about while the less system be installed for be- tween and Would Not Get Better The result of the negotiations be- tween the two governments was the decision that the best course would be to reserve the state-owned cable and attempt to get better terms from the private were accordingly begun but were com- unsuccessful as far as any real reduction was con- There had been some ment this had been on deferred cable letters and week-end letters with no of the rate for regular cablegrams er in code or plain In view of this situation Mr. Pelletier said that he had begun negotiations in an- other and arrangement which he would now announce to the house was the result of these A contract been entered into syndicate as the Universal Radio com- posed of wealthy British men who planned to come to this country and establish what was known .as the aerie system of They would guarantee to HE FIRST MADE Added Noughts to Amounts and ness Men Cashed Swift May man who signed H. Williams registered at a here Saturday and opened accounts in two for small Just before closing time he got three marked for and then raised LO and business men to cash them on small The no trace of About a week ago a jewellery firm got soaked for in a similar except that the fellow called for a cheque which been marked and indignantly asked for it to show that he could get it It had already been endorsed by the jeweller when it was placed on de- Of course the bank cashed and the fellow got FIELD Two Men Nominated Yesterday for Changes in Li bera I Ch i n ns tion From Western Ontario Electors in PROTEST BORDEN POLICY OBJECTS TO FLOGGING Delegate to National Council gests Approval Be on May for Gimli bye-election held to-day at the of B. resulted in the following candidates being Edmond L. is Ami real estate Changes in May A. S. with Mr. Benedick waited on the officer today with the nation and other they were informed that some lianges in. the location of the poll had polling booth in poll 17 is to the house of Frank 3-1S-3 east. The reason given was because the house mentioned in the proclamation was The ng in poll 20 is moved to the louse of Stefan 14-19-2 E. The reason given is because the roads to the first choice were too The poll has thus been moved four miles and one mile The polling booth in poll 21 is moved to the store f Chris The booth in poll 22 moved the house of Sigurjon 17-21-i E The reason given s hat the roads This s change of miles and possibly The ot this is moie than thickly east part the poll has been put away I Should Begin at Said Opposition ers Endorse Press May Street the largest amphitheatre in Toronto was not large enough to commodate the which ed from various parts of western Ontario and Toronto to hear Sir Wilfrid Laurier speak The huge rnk has a seating capacity of but more than seats were added to its capacity and in addition every aisle was packed with those who preferred to stand rather than miss an opportunity of hearing the leader of the On Friday last every reserved ticket had been disposed of and on Saturday and today which besieged the office of G. secretary of the Ontario Reform which had the arrangements in. went away disappointed and had to be content with the prospect of gaining admission to the few rush seats The eager desire of to hear the old chief speak was ed by the fact that two hours before the time set for the meeting to com- Dalhousie and Shuter streets were blocked by surging crowds and within the building all nine en- trances emptied crowds into the floor and the tiers of the At half an hour before the speaker the huge arena was packed to capacity and the without were still rilled with a disappointed over which did not disperse until long after all hope of entry had Only the effort of a 100 police finally succeeded in dispersing All day today excursions from every town and village in western Ontario arriving in the city and it is safe to say had sufficient tion been over people heard Sir Wilfrid it when he tHe arena with its 60 foot high rising the presented a most inspiring appearance while every available inch capacity on the floor was QUESTION NOT Comment Made on the Number of Di- Granted in Canada This May The unusual number of this in was commented upon ing the consideration of laws for the better protection of women and by the Council of now in session In the future no hangings will be witnessed publicly as it was reported that such had happened last and the minister of justice has promised such will not occur The recommendation that the tional Council obtain data in reference to the establishment of a child fare bureau under the charge of Mrs. Flora of ob- to National Council proving of Mrs. Asa Gordon pointed that the law was framed by men for Mrs. Leathes said that the council of advocated flogging for procurers of The council refused the tion for Discussion on the report of peace and arbitration brought out the fact that council believes that the note of social is not in war but in The National Council will to the governing boards of the several universities the establishment of a foundation as a memorial of the 100 years of OF LIFTLE CALGARY GIRL Six-Year-Old German Has Throat Gut by Fiend Now Locked in I of Ovation White Haired Sii Wilfrid and his the Arena a burst of I came fiom the at which they on tne east side making it It gained 1.1 A as the plume ot the leader ot the op- position became visible to those ther in the of the It reached its when mounted the flag platform and faced his audience with one hand in the of his frock coat and with his grey head right and left to the cheering round of applause echoed to the roof the building and only to be taken up again with re- doubled Tt was a wonderful ovation for the leader of the Liberal party to receive in the stronghold of Ontario sary for largest number of drive the longest The polling booth in poll 32 has been changed to the of John 20-1S-2 reason iven being that the other house was Poll 13 lias been divided and two polls made of it. When the ng officer was asked for the reason for he said that the poll was too When asked for a de- scription of the new polis referred lis questioner to E. Bailey the organizer in On the May evening's train in from Winnipeg some of of election them Marsh Jackson and A. C. of the Dominion gration They will stay in the constituency for the remainder the HAD LIBERAL Gimli Meeting Adverse to Government May expressions oC public opinion made at a tive election meeting held here tonight correctly indicate the temper of the At S p.m. the big meeting com- Only Up Remains in May free list of the Underwood tariff with its Democratic promises of reductions in the cost of furnished the grist for mills of the house Through monotonous session the wearied by the persistence with which the crats amendments made attempts to place on the dutiable list articles the Underwood would admit Theve was little Of a real struggle about the and a few amendments proposed the and on OLD FRIEND OF SIR WILFRID DROPS May dressing for the Laurier meeting this James an old friend of Sir was He was 7S years and was formerly of north FREE BANKS TODAY William Ewart Gladstone once said everywhere should teach children to save Thrift is the great anchor of our character and of a nation's It is a virtue more than any makes and in- sures good and capable men and The distribution of docket Savings Sanies and cheques for 50 cents each begins at nine this You may take advantage of this opportunity and secure the by which a savings bank It is that you malee personal application at the new PRESS on Carlton near Portage One bank and will be given free to anyone who makes Further particulars of this tion are contained in an ment on page 13 of and it was almost 11 p.m. be- fore it but throughout that time there was no abatement in the en- with which the appeals of Sir Wilfrid and his lieutenants were It very evident before the meeting had that in Ontario is very much alive and ready at the call to rally round the standard of Sir Laurier and hia Protest Against Hon. W. L. Mackenzie King was chairman and introduced the The he had been called in response to spontaneous re- quests from all purls of to protest against methods by which the isorden government proposed to solys the problem of defence and the arbitrary means which they had taken to bring this The vast crowd which had gathered was a fitting ute to the man who had opposed these and Hon. Charles Murphy was the ing He the history the naval from 1909, when the two parties voted united on the policy of a Canadian navy until the when there was a distinct cleavage between the parties because of the which Premier Borden had in- in response to demands of his l Nationalist The opposed this policy day and night two Then the closure had been said Mr. is a force greater than this the force of Canadian public To this tribunal we appeal and we hope that it will return to power the indomitable leader of tha Liberal The applause which greeted the con- of the speech was merged in the gi eater volume of which ed the rising of Sic It was several minutes before he could make himself The crowds ranged on tiers of seats rose in a solid mass handkerchiefs and On the floor men stood on chairs and cheered A boomed at the back of the hall and added to the Sir finally several minutes in ing Should Begin at The of the of the party was statesmanlike throughout and voice carried ly across vast He the clearly before his audience. On the one hand was the policy of those who posed as the apostle of loyalty and affirmed Britain was the other the policy of the Liberal party which affirmed that the of today the that the duty of the to de- fend their own coasts while ever standing ready in time need to help the begin ar The Canadian noLi speech of Sir Wilfrid and ir. case it found an in the ot his audience. back in committees were adopted While the house dragged along the the senate finance committee Us plan for the con- sideration of the when it shall have passed the It de- riot hold oral hearings on the various but to accept and consider any briefs that might be sub- mitted by those interested in the The house Republicans attacked a majority of the hundreds of para- graphs in the length free list of the Underwood In almost every In- stance they argued that the admission various articles free the would not reduce the cost of Majority Leader Underwood pointed out that this ment was order to ruin the he you seem to it would be necessary the price the producers This inevitably result in a reduction to the In order to inate unnecessary tive after the free list had been secured an agreement to pass the paragraphs which were not in controversy without The disputed paragraphs were then taken up in opposition centered about the paragraphs ting free of iron wheat wood pulp print works of art steel barbed wire and All of the ments offered were argued in a more or less perfunctory forced to remain in their seats n while the temperature soared drowned each succeeding Re- proposition a deluge of Culprit is Knocked Senseless by Father Who Pursued Murderer After Crime Was May settlement of East Calgary was scene of a revolting crime early a German barely 6 years of was tho Her throat was from ear to Joseph a is in the cells charged with the He was captured by George father of the little broke the fiend's skull with a and would have killed him but for Frick returned to his home about 5 He noticed the absence of his and with his ed to look for Mrs. Frick thought she saw the little girl in shack a which was near the rick She ran over to the place ind found the door She beat against the door with her About hat thime her husband joined As came up to the he heard he girl's shriek in the The two were to break into he They looked into a window and saw a man standing in the middle f the His hands were covered vith While the father waa limbing into the window Dionne un- the door and ran out into the Frick gave As he came up to Frick threw a stone at striking him on the Dionne was rendered By this ime a great crowd had been ed to the and the infuriated was torn away from In the search of the Dionne shack body of the little girl was found the cellar in a pool of The throat of the child cut from ear A with the blade ay beside the In the meantime the police patrol arrived and Dionne was taken to the On his arrival there his which was not was attended to by the police He quite cool and but to make any is not unknown to the Two he visited the chief and told him that his wife and two children had left He has been in about and is a native of on tj terms with the of the When the crowd learned of the re- nature of the crime the police difficulty in protecting but the reserves arrived in time to protect the DOUBLE DROWNING Two Men Upset From Canoe Sucked Into 5. A tragic double accident curred on Green River in county at the head waters of the St. ohn river in which two of and Allen of Durham lost their They were crossing the river hi a canvas canoe bout roon when the upset and they were carried down the river by jie current to a. where they sank and They were both strong but the nd the whirlpool were too big odds for them to make a successful battle for KILLED In Trying to Regain Reins He Fell in Front of May a in the employ Whitehead Sand while of was killed driving a load almost instantly fatality occurred at the corner of Ninth street and just climbed upon the wagon and was about to start accidentally dropped frightened a trot and when he acci the reins In reaching of the fallen Wilson lost his and fell headlong be- tween the The animals started away at the two wheels of the wagon passed over the Wilson was about 35 years un- arid been in the city for a number He was ed by the Sand company for the three sister living .in the He has a on Pase DRYDOCK FOR PORT May Rogers has given notice of the lowing it is ex- to and confirm an Cement between the Drydock and Shipbuilding com- and his dated Nov. 9, respecting the construction of a drydock the city of Port and to ize the to pay an annual subsidy of three cent annum 20 years upon the sum of the cost of the construction of the Fishermen Capture Port May fishermen fishing on Sunday were attacked by bear at near They wounded the tied its brought it to the city and placed it in. charge of a. veterinary for is doing LOOKING BACKWARD The Free Press was Founded in 1872. Thirty-five Years Ago Today 1878. Mosquitoes both seen and felt this a Bell lias placed -on the permanent staff of the ment in Logan and family left Seaforth for their new home near Portage la. Thirty Years Ago Today 1883. Rev. Josiah Mrs. died at aged 94. was again refused mission to take oath as a of the British House of F. market St. had early radishes on the market D. D. left to com- mence work the west of Medicine Twenty-five Years Ago Today 1888. The Brandon planing formerly owned of destroyed Peter of Edward of the Paramatta river course at Large congregations assembled ia Knox morning and owing to the visit of Rev. 0u of Twenty Years Ago 1893. A. character sketch of 'the late United States from the pen of was in the Free There was a panic yesterday on the N ew York Prince art great Napoleon was Winnipeg en route to World's
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