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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 5, 1919, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 1019 THK LETHBWlKiK DAILY HERALD THIRTEEN Should Salaries of Cabinet Ministers And the Members Be Increased and (From Canadian 'Military Gazette) This Is a fair question, but fair question for fair, surely. Wo nro Uilil by a contemporary that tho salaries of Cabinet Ministers aro likely to be Increased to J20.000.W per year, and uieuibers ludeumltiep to 44W.OOO. Let as consider these propo- tHIouji-lu the above vriief. There uro departments of stale handling 'Us tor instance, the Department of ItaJlttays and Can uls, the Department of Pofclic Works, the Department of Finance, and Department of Marine-and! Fisheries, to say nothing of the Militia Depart- inept, at all at the thne. From Ihe public stMupoInt the tlon IE not io much one of salary aa of -We' require the best jwsslbie 'for'each of "these1 depirf irientJi and, If. wo work "on VrlhclnlSs, we shall necessary to Vrobura bias, -wheiiir i Bum'.'ferieV'. I h ou ian the fict tiit It Meaper to pay a Hilly Wg'iifii'a of a a little 'I he pfesfjit illfwawre to a CaWne -hfe': Mtatonal )n num. Can ye TMsoBsiiiy hope'to'ge' the moat efficient bulnen manage intnt.fOT view of tlv nts it. NomJaully It is 'ptr t actually 'per for the ntatlve of constituency Is more or all the year round vlth the ock uKuJa riding, la on iff constasA- iisr tie of hit many whesv we 'htm Ivr what strictjjr Mr jrirat. distinction kaiQMry the aame as between 'de and 'de facto.' During the suasion .iteeif he works i an average of ten hours a day, ranting lu committees, work In eparUuenls, correspondence, and ac- at attendance in Ihe House, and his Saturdays and Sundays are practically s busy ss the other dayi, Would, then, four thousand dol rs a year be too Bitch for a Member Parliament? or rather for a mem ter of Hottae of Commons? Given ,e right sort of man, the man at good rdinary b'raias, energy and education, womld not. responsibility or having that kind of man would bo pon constltueoti. At the present .me there men In the House who are flit worth the 12500 they are draw- the people who isdt thera. _ There are others are iworthfive times what their amount to the discriminating ors them there. no doubt', the electors altogether to blame business and railway compan ies? wonder-that 'our business men feel obliged Sfay ot of they can tell thei drains at' so much higher a price t private Impelled by a attrac eil byjiha glamor; of 'pvbibc-'dlBtin tion, we do in ge' really to wprk for-tEe preaen low salaries, b.ijt this lo and the only-way lo main" certain ol attracting is to''offer rreai ttble There are many minor v portfolio) which are well cnoughV.paid at th present but the wjiter n reason why Cabinet should n lie paid at different according to their relative importance, as h; custom in Great Britain. Next as to members of Paxllamen Our contemporary shrieks with cc tempt at .the very idea--Of a garden-variety Commoner being wort 94000 per 'annum, or 'per session' aa List twelve minutes, which means that he barber wat 'at rate' ol 2.50 per hour, or flti.OO per day, or 19216 per annum; pretty good pay for i barber. other day a friend got a cinder i his He went to an occulM, aad had tee Irritating molecule remov. ed, at a coat of rive Aollan la moner, and two minutes In wbkh means .hat the occullst was aaUd "at the rate ot" per koir, or' day 9T annum, a skUltd vraotltloiier, good deal mgrt tWn it fro- ov Prime Oh founded on "at the rate of" one could multiply to out-Trot- sky the Bolsheviks, and make shriek- ing red-eyed revolutiontats of ua all. A little criticism OB the concluding sentence of our contemporary's article, wblch was as follows: "To threiinontlM sexton, and so if-ia.aawrted that B srven 14000 he '-V' ate1! of per Bxt-.setalpin average quite in'Jength. The short ses- the. exception. The writer ta ta-.oae-vrh.lcfa ran'eight months and 'eleven1 TlSayj. Buts let that Is rate" at which One would leave almost an irap'rec'slon by It. Yesterday atMst of faor luttth li MfMt ft the bOTtls, 'Waste matter, hoatead of from the loww regularly iaaltovedtiereinaiu there, generaUcj poisou which are absorbed by bkxxL la other words, a person iwho "a eoosiipated, is poisoning himself. We know now that Auto- to noo action of UM is dirtttly responsible for striooaKidney and BladderTronMei; that It ttpaets the Iidigestion, Ixiss of Appetite and that chronic atism, Gout, Pain In The Back, reUeved as scon as ih e bowels become and that Pimplec, Raahes, other Skin Affections disappecr whan "Fruit-a-livea" are tekea to correct Constipation. ITVJ" protect you Auto-intoxication because this 'wonderful fruit medicine act] directly on all the eliminating organs, 50c. a hoi, 6 for JO, trial size 23c. At all or sent on receipt oi by Fmit-a-tives I-lmiled ,0ttam Pacifists, who reiterate the cry "Ko indemnities, nt> not only .inconsist- ent, hut self-condemnatory. .They dive away. They declare themselves not to be pacifists at all _______, in the sense of ending the ulgwl in a hair- vnr in favor of Germaay, and OB the the opera- -German terms. According; to them, Uon cost him'nty cents, aad lasted i .UQUIOS For Jan Ox-Blood KEEP TOUR SHOES NEAT the'tame of war, like the prize is a most noble and honorable pro- to lie ended shaking handi and erring, as yon According to thenjj Mr. Ben- jamin Kidd, and the older pacifists, to idiom he refets, were inla- taken. War is not a moral iit except when waged by the Brit- Mr. Kidd'i in as and as relerant to prea- ent conditions that ft will not only qmtlessK, bat thfl quotation may mostiBuefal, He Is a recognised authority, and his mad Judcment -will be lin nil latest Science of atter pointing out tHat "as .the resnlt of tendencjea wtkh fn a short have eoTetoped It was called, well lilHtnted, as lo ll> character aad Intention, by what transpired it Bmt-Utovsk and Bucharest tie recmt of the nlBiupo profusal. It la common too, that Lllvlnoff, the BoJAeVfk In Umdon, it iartted (o entertain ment st. the OM of the padftsl tat his Men by the fovtrnaent jctventwi Its conring- ottr-j mt rKt then b no need to revert to what is ROW indent history, so fast do we days: "Today's paper" that In the "Inter national of League of Mr. Kidd included these facts i' iider setting. "In no phase of th he continues, "has the rapid owering of the standards ot opinion n the west been more directly in evi- lence than in this modification of he principle upon] which the deniaai or' peace based. The eihHlng wortd haa never fully realized that great movements in the west In recent times are but phases ot a arger development which In a gener- ation or two has come envelop the whole of civilization, the gradual low- iring of the stadards of opinion am: conduct to all centres of western thought funda- mental Idea of the economic science of the west always been the con- ception of society as in a slate of war." His conclusions are startling and give one furiously to think. They are: "In this state of war the central figure has been none other tban that ot Demos himself as victim of it. The manes of.the west have been and in their own right, and no the overlords of capital, the inheritors of the spirit of the ages of fight and conquest on! of which-the west hu'come." p., In the Winnipeg 'Free Press. corn, soft corn, or corm and with- out Koreneiift or Irritation. h the talfceit ot of, a Clndunall Berne, in witch described -by It, "A Rival In Socialists meet enemies and aeitrafa, and which Is really an. affair, "British pacifist 'blockade raltvd." The is lo SJrs. STEAMSHIP NFORMATION DIRICT AIM NO TO ITALIAN 4 CANOPIC, APHIL We Cnnsril 'drafts. This is a and satisfactory OS jenilhSir f to the OH Country, Ask tpr Pliave (or All dales aid reyremtcil. 1 1412 Miiiinery Economy You can freshen itp your Old Straw Hats, or take new if they are not tlie color you desire, and re- color with STRAW HAT COLOR." Black, Blue, N'avy Tun, Brown, Green, Red, Pink, Purpte and Reducer. Handy 'little brush with every bottle. Complete 250. TRY IT I Ask your or Dealer for DY-O-LA Straw Hat Color Disease of the be Cured P ROPE RLT s peaking Pyor- rhoea Is not a disease of the teeth but-' ot the spongy tissues sammbdlnK the roots of the teeth. If in Us earlr stages'it can be CTred. It left unattended final result is the loss of the teeih .this dread iliseaae, only too a deadly mecaco to health. For a life time we bare specialized In the treatment of this malady. If yonr gams are soft, recede and bleed .easily you bare all signs of Pyorrhoea aDd.snbakl consult us without delay. 20% OFF OUR REGULAR PRICES THIS MONTH. Dentidry As We fnxtiu It a Grade Art. Bmncr, Richards Nelson High Grade Americu D-tTrtry PHONE 363 Ott Wk., 4 Doors fram Ledibriilge Hotel, LETHBR1OOE, ALitRTA CALOARV 11SA tlOHTH AVENUE E. EDMONTON OFF1CI-J CRIITALL BLOCK. PLEASE BE REMINDED that il you wtmt anything done in CLEANING and PRESSING line, that Wckyt the only UfTOTHE MINUTE DRY GLEANING POWER PLANT -in this put of the country. is the ONLY system that re- mwes the SMELL OF GASOLINE. Goods called for and ddivered. Give us a trial. Our Quality and Service, Terms Strictly Cash, Uthbridge Laundry Co., 51 CS.F ;