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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - April 20, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta volumk xi. u:i HimiDGii:. alberta, saiikd.w. af'mif. 20. vmh Union Govl. Had Majority of 49 on tlie Final Vote on Military Service WERE THREE DIVISIONS GOVT. HAS LARGE MAJORITY ON EACH RT. HON. WALTER LONG Sff ^tati> for ili" otli Iiou.hoh n( ;iarliiiii:ciit, lou(i' of the coiiiiiiy liir i- t illviHiiins ol the sl�^^l*ion Th" hdu-i? wji-i 1 ruwdcfl. The iilitillo Rallcrifs wore pacltcil Tlic first divip Ion caini' on niiHiMinicii' Dr. .Mo'-loy, I'rov^'iiclii r. sr^ i.svImI tiy Caplain Head or Pv'.nrc. I'KI. I lie alili'lidlll(;il propoKPd ti) �'Ills! iiu.' oriU'i' in coiin'il of IirienilHT II. l'M7. i^llo-.vinc ;i; � � r:\ri-, a'' . thirisuio. ilii'mcs that tln' oropont'il (ir:li'r in (oiini- had vot"d >)n his unifn.ltnent. r'-qiir .-^lod tiiat liis vote be withdrawn us hr l:a,l iicon ualrcd. The HiMutkcr annoiinit'il iltat a vote harlnx onoH bren f:a?t could not nndor the rulps of thu hona^ lit' withilrawn. Th�n 1.. A. Lapointc. of S(..JamK. Montreal, neronded by 11. I)e�I��rlcrs of St. .Mary'.s. Montri'jil. moved fhp nix months' hoist of llie rPHoluliuii. This was rejoctod bv n vole. AcalMMt J17; Kor t>2. Majority aKalnal ."i.'>. Then came thi' vot.^ on the main niPBKUre. It wan carried by a majority of forty-nine on the following division: For 114; .AKuiiiHt >;>. In both the last divisions Duncan JlOBS, of West MlddlpHex, \V. V. Kennedy, of Norlli Hssex; .-V. u. McCoIk-Of Kant, and Hon. W. S. Fielding voted witii tho Kovernmont throughout. .Sir Robert liordcii moved the re.solu-tlon In the hou.se and \ya� followed by Sir Wilfrid Laurior. I)r Molloy. Hon N. \V. Howell, and Hon. Frank Carvell. Tho taking of the divlnions occupied an hour and a half. In the Senate JXL th� aenatn the rnHolution was �ERS GIVEN RUDE JOLI HERE Three .Sent to Jail. Three More Fined, Others (Jiven Suh-pended Sentence PARTS OF CLERGY ARE i JOINING UP WITH I SEIN FEINERSNOWi London. Ap.il Til. nirlia' iliK siliiiit ,1(11 i\i\:lr termni It ion ni Na'iDMiil , iteil as s'-ldiiiii licfore In .'�iriptioii lia-i aroiis' il ile tliroiiRhout (;.�.�.,t liiiiaiii. Kra\e .�iiid I by ilie de lieliniil. nil leslst con-�p iriU'rcs! I'artiiiilar il Li'llitjiidKe tbr lUty^. .lolm Hirdacli. a miner who is not plyliis lii; trade and who lias iclven the police a lo^ of trouble, vlll keep Sniiih company for a mouth. ,T .\iiileison who forfot to Ke; a Job wli'^n the C V K. KaiiK with which he hail been working broke up. wont down for ten days without the option of II tine. Wm. DavlH put up >20 ball when arrested 'Und (nilod to appear in court tills luorninK. The ball was and rosti as an Inrenllve to stay at a good Job when he gets II. SusDeudotl sentence for :li) days was passed In the rases of Louis Tazark, Iv�r Stone. Joo Thom as Joe Olson and R Kadakovlteh In the case of W. Illcliardiion. who ' a le� hoUieads wlnii ,\\'- tii:ie comes to . on: 1 I ipt till' youiif men ol the loun-tiy. The iili d.'.-^e will' Il lei. [| on Sine!,iv to 11 v  MIKil''- II � Ilill til e I rv, Ottawa. April :0.-T:ic pasting of the Military M.n F-ov/cr resolution by both iioc',?.'. rf psrliattient will be followed by tl.e c.illiny to the color* of tht unmarried men and widowere w thout children from 23 to 22 yc-.rr. of age. both inclusiv', and who have been granted exempti.n. All cxemp-tiona In the cacc, iidicated will be caieclltd, allro'igh the mm ister of militia ei.-iy er,i,it Ir.^vr of absence with cut psv to any man "by reason cf tho do.-.th. disablement or service cf other mim-bert of the aamn tamilw while on active service in any thcitrs of actual v.arfare." Should men of :9 y'^nrs be subsequently csliti out. further proclam.Ttion will 1:^ ncccaary as they were not co'..>r-d by the proclamation isaued m Oc'.obcr. I I hm ! :l:e i v.ill il I.. 111! - iiir i-i n't elCeli .mIuIiIi d, ;ii"n iviio ,iiid men en 111 'i'ln r-i'ui 11,' � r, 1 1 were '11. w !|i> \\e|-' r i^-'lie 111 llV'll �.' II, �... 1 : 1 >.',i'' l.r ,1 � he'w.'i'n Ihe i^-'lie iii Ml. I i r �' pilaiiKii i.'ii oil (lei iihi'v I 11 I 'IT. ,llld liie 1,1-' date for lililu i\ euip.'i.n i :,iini iiiel.'i' that piiielaiiia I inn .\iivelii tier 1 'i. 1 ',1 1 7. � I'.xemi.t i.in- kta ii'eil in ea. 'i n liiese yi us, ii is e :ilM;i!ei|. llllllllier , ;i1im:i' .;.,"ii.i .'I- i l.i'.il n: llil.in in i h" ; ij si liiM, ()i 1 il i ;e cii.i..... low ev.r. a 1. priipi'i.Min \'. .11 he phv-.^iially iiiitii. Tie- iii'.l nl' men avall-1 alil.' lor .1111111,11:1111 ..rviee pnilcihiy 'will il" tiiirty hi'i'.Kaii.l or ten llioii RIHER ES h Have Success- MAJOR-GENERAL G. E. B. 8EELV, i iiiiiiiianil'r of tiie Canadinn Cavalry Ilii(,'iide. who did splejidid work in boldiiiK liai li the Hiiti advam c. ^aild ill e;i. Il yr ll.'ill llo'.v uiiiiKii; In lie adm'nis-hat one iii;*ii()r-i'lil lis of i lie t i^::iiJie popiilal ion of the i iiiiii I'iiidx Iheni "to resisf i o,i-. rip- t'liii by the nuisi elfeitive means Si llieir iiisi;isi:l" This rives v. id,- latitude and p'.iases the irl'.-.i-at .: ol lio:li I passive and active icsistanee. ' Suflgests Recruiting Campaign The delicacy of the situation is rec-; ! oKiiized tiy the Irish Times, hitherto; in favor of conscription, wliich ad vises the t;overnmei!t i.nd ibe Irish , 'loadeis "to escaiie from the truly mi.-ieiaiile position." by organizing a' Rrnat voluntary recnillinf,' campiiicii | I Tills the newspaper lielieves would , i make the enforcement of consm-iption I i unnecessary. j I The Dally .Vewn .tdvises the govern-1 ment to "drop altogeilier tlif attempt | to pursue this Irish adventure " The CUrnnide believes i onseriptiun will no' be attempted until Home Rule is an uccomplished fait, siiid that then the Irish parliament will be left to raise men for the army in what pro portions and by what means it pleases. f)|iii\va. .\)n]\ .... Id).01)11 men v.ill 1;. a cancellation of e\: i:,;ii or.ler In ciiiin. :1 :.|i:'' I lioiisos of par!i ini ii \ is proposf ll if, I lie I :i � j three years ol' ii.iai,ii '.vidowcrs witli;.'ii c!:' I'll, men of I'l, HiM -,1. a ; af,'e, .-Vs a iiasi > I � r i Is anlicipateil liia tie iiv .\ pplMXilll.lll ir..,'.-.l hy ii,, i.iii.- tiiid. r llie lived l.y lllilll 1,1,-,' nmlit li 1 plan !.. e.lll iii I men ;'.nil hi;. -i 111.'II of if J J '.el:-: I .f jiipii'.iii.in, i! ai:e ,1 > hired Willi lile lor, I'le .Military Scivi'-. If Jill es,ia|-.v. p lu.i iiioie y.-ai- I and wi.lir.vers will men ol 111 and !'� a niurli �;r.'al he availahle than irmii vear as the piiipi.rl inn e! men hi llir.t year is lart'er i iif t liii f aj^e ha ve .i'ef hci'ii I). riiN of iiie m.'lhiiil I ei! in callillK' el.t 111'- 'illf h;iv.' no! heel, offii i.illy . II i-. iiidii aied. iiow' ver, : me.Ill- will he taken to se or Tiiis mean ii,ird fire In two weeks was discover " ' ed today on the steamer Ryndam lying at her pier In this port. The blaise was confined to the paint shop of the vessel, where it originated and and invaatigatlou has been started The Ryndam Is one of the Dutch llnera taken over by ihei Vuitpd States government a few- week.-^ ago and Is the ship In which Count Tar-nowskl, the Austrian ambassador, and his staff, sailed after war was de�^ared against the dual monarchy. method adopted by the government and Senator 'Watson declared that in bla vioir tho government wa.s breaking |tt word with the young farmers of tha watit. SAYSVONPAPEN WASTHEHEAI^ OF SPY SYSTEM Ban Franelaco, April 20.-In the op-knlng anniBeot for the defense In the irtal ot oTer thirty Illndus. Oerman �-onau)ar offlonra and otliera charged 'With (conspiracy to overthrow British tule in India, Attorney Roche told the Jury late yeaterday that tho nerve ,"iiju refugees reached Jerusalem. .\ hospital and an orphanage havcj been opened by Ihe American coiu-miltoe for Armenian and Syriuit relief and are already taxed In capacity. \ celebration such as the Mol.v I.s been fixed as follows: �Krom April ir. to May 14. $:ir. a ton. and .May It to the end ot the season. $;r,'.:iO a tun." E New >Var Budget Will Be About Five Billion Dollars-New Taxes Needed Little Fresh Development on the British Front GERMANS HAVE FAILED AGAIN IN THE ATTEMPT TO BREAK THE LINE T.oniloii. Alinl 20 --Mine machine Kuns. a trench morf.ir and prison' rs were taken by eh� Brlt� isli ill a local operation yesterday siiiitli of Ihe Scarpe Uiver. the War Offh e announced. A German loiinier attack was repulsed. (Jn the l'"landeis battlefront. the ilritish ejected the Uermanit trotn advanced positions gained hy them in Thursday's attack In Ihe regioti ot (Jivenchy and Fet" mlierl,. Tlie Hriiish gained all their olijeciives in tlieir counter attack in l'"laiuiers. advancing their de-femes .if (liveiichy !ind_Festubert ,iiid re e-:tal)lishinK their positions. In sh.irp fighting southeast of Uohei c| tho British drove baclc German attacking parties. Tile statement follows: ".\s a result of u successful minor ..nteriirise carried out by ns yesterday soiitli of t\\> ^ comprising for the most part  women rasldcnt In Switzerland, 4> ^ has decided to address to all  C> women of all the countries of ^ (he world a request for col-  ndence of > >  ?    liarbin, Manchuria, April 14.- (Sunday)-(ly th* Associated Pr**t)-An ordar haa baart naeslv-d at Vladlveatpk from tha Bol-�havlki gov*rnm*nt to ship th* aheli*, *xplo*iv**, m*tals. maeh-I nary and maohhia tool* cenean-tratad th�r* to Curepaan Kuaala. Prtflght and paatangar traffic ar* to ba auapendad for th* purpoa* �� iwaMaary tha or#*/ etipulatarf. BRAVE ACTION OF LITTLE BLIND GIRL New York. April 20.-Rosa Coh�n, 9 y�ara old and blind, sav'd tliS lives of alxt**n other blind children at the blind babies sunshine home in tho Bath B*ach section of Sroolilyn early tociay. Awakened by smske from a fir* which start*d in th* kitohtn of th* home, th* girl gropsd h�r way thr*ugh th* girls' and boys' room* en th* aacend floor, arou*-d *ach tlaaping child and quietly marihaliad them Into th* corridor, latar leading tham into th* court yard )n thjt r*ar of th* houa*. Of^ielali of th* hom* war* naC, awakaned until the children wer* paaalng out cf th* blazing bukid-Ing. Two floor* of th* hom* Mart bumttf aut YOUNG MEN RETURN TO THEIR HOMES London, .\pril 20.~It ii announc*d in Dublin, atcording to a despatch to the Post, that Iti view of the possible operation of conscription, that young men at cultogeu in different parts ot the country are being sent to their iiomea. i'lerlcal students at .May-nooth, except those receiving final orders, will leave for home at onca. Students from St. Johns collogo. Waterfuid, .nlready have left for home and the same rule Applies to numerous colleger dround DuMln. Shop asslstunts are returning.to the country. FIRE WIPES OUT TEN DWELUNGS Fredericton. N, B.. April 20,- Fire orlflnating In a houae occupied by aartleld Peteraon, Marlcavllle. at 9.30 tbta mqrninK wiped out ten dwelllugi in the aectton known as Sandyvllla. The homes deatroyed were occupied by operatives o( the Canadian Cotton Mills. There was no water auM�ly there tor fighting fira and tb* anto chemical truck from this city was aummoned. Fifteen fuinilieH are left homelesa, post of them losing avfry^Ulttf tl|i�y puisessed.  Ice Uarres. military critic of L'Kcho, Paris. "The allied command consider with full confidence that operations as u whole, are thus: "Tho second phase of tho grand offensive ia ending with tho strategic; clownfall of the Germans. The actions which continue today are tha lust convulsions ot the battle of Ar-nientlerea or rather its reaction. They cannot ho of capital Importance. "The main thing for our enemiea id not to occupy this or that spot. )t la not to obtain such results that they have spnnt three hundred thousaiul men. All their nation, all tho world, knows that their desire is to bring about the decision of the war. Thia is beyond their reach today. Havi they a chance ot uttalning It tomorrow? What will they try? Consider tho idea which has governed them. U is the necessity ot finishing the conflict ; they have promised to their peo< pie tho crushing ot the enemy In tha west. "On that point they must reconiio their Impotence. They desired to expend their troops and their inventiva ganins in the pursuit of a decision. They cannot find this by a usurer's battle. On its aide the Kntente Is completely ready, thanks to two decisions-the brigading ot Amerlcait troops with the French and Lloyd Qeorga'a man power bill. "Therefore the slow buttle ot attrition il not one which can be successful tor Germany in tho (ace of the allied resources o( men. "Tha Oerman power has its limits. Two ot their oftenilvcs, ot equal Importance, one in Bomme-et-Olse, tiM other at Armeutieres, are about to be broken. The third haa no chance ol success." CONSCRIPT WOMEN TOO. IS PR0P08AL London, April 80,-8�r WIIIIMP James Bull haa given notice will submit to the houae ot ca a resolution to extend the. Service Act to all unnarrlal between the agaa ot ! aad work ot national tmpotteaee. Sir William la a Vilmtot i for Hamiiiarsmltk 20 08807? ?31928 14 50 ;