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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - August 11, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 1914 THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY For Strength, Flavor; Economy and all-around Excellence; BUY It is used in thousands of homes been use it is 'tlie best tea sold. YOU try it :Stnd this Advertlaoment with 25 cinti to Ribbon; Limited Winnipeg, (or the Blue Ribbon Cook Book. Tht bett cook book lot- In Western Canada. Write name and 'addresa GIRLHOOD HOME OF MRS. WILSON DRAPED IN BLACK .FOR FUNERAL JAP SOLDIERS ABOARD TRANSPORTS Shanghai, Aug. cap- lain of a Japanese vessel which arrived hero today, reported that JapaneBo soldiers had embarked on Iransporls and were awaiting orders. lie said ho believed their deellna- tlon was Tslng Tau, Ui0 Ger- rtmu possession In Cliimi. o PAGE FIVE Home, Gn., Aug. 11. Simplicity will nir.rk the [uncnil of Mrs. Wood- row Wilson here to the wishes. ol tlie President, thai exercises will he brief. There will.bo a 45 minute service at the First Pres- byterian church, ivhcrc Mrs. Wilson's father, Rev. Dr. Edward Saxon, was pastor lor seventeen years, and an evpn shorter ceremony at Myrtle Hill Canada Sends Million Bags of Flour to Mother Rome, the girlhood home of Mrs. Ottawa, Ont., Aug. Thurs- day, August G, the government Bent the following message to the Imperial government, through H.H.H. the Gov- ernor-General: That is Way Rev. Mr. Camoroii Characterizes Present World War Rov. Cameron, of Knox Presbyter- ian church, preaching on the subject ot the war on Sunday morning, spt-ke Iroin Matt. "Blessed arc the Peacemakers." -He said in pait "We find ourselves today in the midst ol conditions which, to say the least, are unique as far as the na- tions of the world arc concerned. A veritable Armageddon is upon us. The gravest fears of those who foresaw "My advisers request me to inform tlus terrible state of affairs are feeing today awaited in sombre atr- streMs through which the. procession tfe of the United Kingdom, to he cd at the disposal of his Majesty's gov- eminent, and to be used [or such pur- IT WAS CARNAGE SAYS..TIME3 DRIVEN LIKE SHEEP RAINBOW i CLEARED UP j.will pass. Only members of the family clcsB friends fcave been invited to ho, y CXDediciit." present at thc ceremonies at the poses as tney UJd> church because of limited capac- 'ity.- B.C., Aug. ill.' 2 found off the California} coast hag been ac- counted for-at Eaqlumalt. The naval authorities have recelv- ed word from Commander Rose oE the Rainbow that the ahip v has been Btripped for action and all her unneceaaary wood- work has been thrown over- hoard. This accounts for the doors being found on the advices received from Uclgium arc j unanimous in describing the repulse I the Germans in their attack upon on 'Friday as carnage. -The', correspondent of" thc Times in a let-! ter iriailEd from Brussels, tells what bo learned through personal inter- views jivHb. German prisoners and Bounded v men and occurs on both bare been brought to. Brussels. He says -that when the beach- army first advanced upon L-'Jcgu thc, oflicsra believed that tile sole task before them was of pouring in tin nous fire that would wipe nut all like sheap by their officers. Terror the Bc-lgian" opposition. But wiLh tbu fought against discipline, men in the ranks the situation was Hie mighty [usilade-'s of the The German soldiers, he Belgians began "avenues .were opened says, were gloomy iiiid bewildered, up in tlie German writes the They had no wish to he at the Iront coruspondent- Masses of dead began pjul scarcely .realized they were to accumulate ,in the green., stretches there.. They .already heard, ter- that lay riMa tains ul multitudes of Cossacks, Belgian wounded soldier, the corres- wh.i prepared to enter Germany pcrillcnt says, ult in'hay- and dci'our it', and they were fright- stacks." -1. cned at.the prospect'or war. .1 Seemingly no provision had been "Incredltabls as it may 'made for any change of plans in.the writes (ihc Times correspondent, event of a check to the German ad- 11 these-liphappy Gcfmaiis arc Hiafchqd ydiice. Certainly-, ihe.. Belgians suffered shoulder. The Napoleonic tactics ot heavily, says the correspondent, but 1hc siMidcn applicatlcn of overwhelm- such injury as the Germans inflicted iiigr riiasans-of-men to achieve L- tie- upon the enemy .was oriiy at a fright- sired -victory or reach a certain ob-' fu.1 sacrifice to-their own numbers, jective point seem to lihyo' inspired: At one of the forts the German fLhs German Apparently they troops succeeded in gaining a foot- hoiit-d to satisfy tlie greed of guns in! Ing on the glacis right-in front of the _ the foris bj' a holocaust of victims." j muzzles of the great guns and here v Tlie result of tins policy, he says believed themselves momcntar- wjs n, terrific slaughter among 'the. ily safe from the massacre, closely concentrated ranks of tho! "ft actually writes tlm Germans. According to some nccounls correspondent, recounting-his conver- the men were actually, driven lorward sation with a Belgian officer, who _____________________________ i described tliis scene to him, "that bolh officers and men liad no roaliza- Jition the fact that once they had passed within the dangerous zone of heavy siege guns Ihey had Inid 'themselves .open tn the fire of thc i machine guns, but still the Germans SO SAYS EMINENT SPECIALIST, [were pressed forward by their oflic- ITS nt thc sword's point. Detachment So-called stomach troubles, sucli as after detachment was hurled-against Indlgostlou, -wind, stomach-ache nnd the f.-riifications, only to recoil brok- inabWty. to retain food, aro in proo- cn nnd shafrtcred from the fearful On the airival of the funeral tram at 2.30 p. m.. the casket .will he placed in a waiting hearse, and the funeral party will go at once to the where a simple service will Lc held. Rev.' Sylvester Beach, of Prinrcton, N.-J., and the local pas- tor, Key. G. G. Sbyder, are to con- duct liie ceremonies. The body is to bur.ed hy the. side of those" of Mrs. Wilson's father and mother. immediately after services at the grave, the presidential pa Due to Acidity On. Friday, August 7, the following reply was "On .behalf, of; the people of the Un- ited Kingdom, 'his -Majesty's govern- ment.accepts with gratitude the splendid and welcome offer sivea by Canada, which will be of the greatest value! for the steadying of prices and relief'of distress In this country. can never 'forget the generosity and promptitude of this gift, and the pat- riotism from which it springs." The Canadian, .government have -Inc. arrangements for ful- grave cs na p ryes forctarn to a special train, and 'to tueir offer, and shipments will depart. for Washington at, six p.m. in tie immediate future. order closing tho bourg, a French patrol attacked a port of Montreal was temporarily lift- squadron of German' cavalry today, ed'today to allow tlie steamship Koyal sabred them and..tool! several prison- Edward to sail 'tvith five Jiundred ers. Quiet prevailed today in Bel: French reservists on hoard. The Royal gium. It wna repor'tpd that tha Gar- Edward expects to meet French: or man troops appeared ,to be re-organiz- British warships in the. Gulf in front of Liege, preparatory to convoyed across the. In Eng-1 beginning a fresh forward movement, land the vessel may be taken over by Their advance gnar.ds the British Admiralty. San Francisco, German "man- or-war, with three stacks and two mil- itary mastB, was sighted sixteen miles outside the'Golden Gate at 10 day. Taken In connection with 'the finding of flotsam from a ship Inst night and today, her pres- ence had significance. The descrip- tion -would agree with either the Leip- zig or the Numbers, and therefore gave no light on tho vessel's identity. now holds -as prisoners of war eight hundred Ger- man sailors taken off shlpa captured by British war .vessels or solzed ill British ports. St. Rusamns today the banks .of the River Ourtze. General Joseph, Joffre, FrenciL cornmDiidnr-in- chief, today sent a .letter to the King of the Belgians, thanking his' majesty lor saluting the French army in a re- cent proclamation; Rome (via Aug. a.m. Austrian regiments are report- ed to liave crossed Lake, Constance, en route for Alsace. Tnkln, Japan. Auz" The German fleet Tau has al: ready; seized Ihe .Russian-.steamer !Riazan, carrying British, subjects; has driven out one hundred merchantmen to their refuge in Japanese ports and emhar the entire Japanese shipping iii the Orient. Shanghai, Aug. British ship passed acids. Wind distends the stom- ach...and causes that full, "oppressive feel ins sometimes known ns heart- burn, yrhlio thb acid Irritates and in- flames tha delicate lining of the stom- ach. Tho trouble lies entirely lu the reorienting food. Such fermentation IB unnatural, and acid formation is not only unnatural, but may Involve rnoEt scrloiis consequences ir not cor- rected. To stop or prevent fermenta- tion c-f thb food contents of the stom- ach and to neutralize the ncid, nnd render it bland and harmless, a tea- spooiilul of blsurntcd magnesia, prob- ably, the best1 and most effective cor- recloi- acid stomach known, should be taken In a quarter of a glace oE hot or cold water Immediately after eat- InCi-or whenever wind or acidity la folt. This stops tho fermentation, and neutralizes the ncldily In a few mo- ments. Fermentation, wind and acid- ity ara dangerous p.nd unnecessary. .Stop or prevent them by the use or it proper antacid, such us blsurated magriosia, which can he obtained from any druggist and thus enable the ctomnch to do Its work properly with- out being hindered by poisonous uas and dangerous F. P. "In a few momenta the glacis waa i swept clean of living beings and its green turf was reddened with the slaughter of piles upon piles of Ger- imanfl." All this lime the men concealed in the Belgian trenches were anxious to up and at the enemy, says the cor- respondent, hut they were held back till the Germans were almost-In touch, with them. Much of the rifle firing took place at ahout fifty yards range; but even this was not close enough, and presently the fixed bayonets threw themselvas upon the disorganized Germena, who had been pushed right up ngalnat them. Bayonet encounters wore very fre- quent throughout thQ day, nnd it la stated that the cold steel more' than anything else struck .terror iuio the hearts of the Germans. At the very sight of the bayonets, it Is related, many oE the Knisur's troops, most of them from tho far eastern borders of Germany, In a-, strong coun- try nnd fighting a strnngo people, turned and a-fcn; others held up their hands and surrendbrod whole sale. dialodsed a large body of phjbcedlllff to.ward __......._____ troops from the entrenched village ot sltoBshal today Cannonading wns re- Kulotche. in Austrian Galicia, to the by an lncomirig.8Uip; -lt is ,be. southwest of Raclziviloff, in the Rus- 1Jeved tQ'at Gernmil warships are bot- sian province of Volh.vnia.- The Rua- tlgd jn Tau British mote jsians sabred a BecUop of the Fifteenth steamers will'resume their while the Tlilr- Toyageg along Lne Chinese se'nboard teenth Austrian Lancers nnfl the Qn Tucsday_ French reservists- left Thlrty-.third Austrian Lnndwehr rled Hongkon-'for France on'iSaturday in disorder. The Austrian troops, Q.L the Penillsllla ateam- who previously had occupied .Radzi- g3-ria> vlloff hastily evacuated the after ____> the Russian success on Austrian ter-1 otlawn ritory. NTo other seriona ensagemcnts meeting" ol' llie have been reported from the- Austro- fQrcsJ. nHSoeiation wliidi ;Was Russian frontier. EXHIBITION August SPECIAL FARES Golnjj dates, Aug, 8lh-Hth. Return, Unlit, Aug. 18th. ''R. DAWSON, Dlitrlot PfMonfler Agent, .Calgary. WHY OUR WAR NEWS IS BEING DELAYED Ntfw York, Advices ,iiay.e.'. bean, sent 'out from Press of- 'flccs liere' atatlng that; rthe .trans-Atlantic cables from Frnnco and Hnglantl ore so congested and.such.A rigorous thfit enough messages are now piled up to keep the cables huey aaventeon eighteen hours. Thla ev pluliie the delay In getting Into news oE the war. to war i It may seem a far cry from this situation to a, consideration of such a text, 'Blessed are the Peacemak- ers.' "We all rejoice that England has sought so earnestly to maintain peace. Prom the King on the throne and the leading statesmen down, there has been a strong current of feeling that peace must be main-tam- ed. At last, however, national honor demanded Britain's loyalty to Iriends should take some more de- finite form. I. do-not wish to discuss the action of Austria which has pre- cipitated this war, -hut would like to make this general statement first, Tiamcl7 that ,war arises from uncon- trolled sin, and the reign o! peace can be effectually es- on earth only in proportion as "these passions are subdued or ex- altogether. Only insofar as we are ahle to put away pr.ido and clothe ourselves in humility put away mpuri-ty and live pure and hon- est lives or as the' apostle puts it, denying urigod liness and wo-rl dly j lusts, we should live soberly and righteously and godly in this present only so-far. as we. do these- things will.peace prevail." .'This leads to another question. is the power -adequate to so transform men's lives'? There is only one gospel of thc gracfc of God. And they are the truest peace- makers woo cio Tincir bus I to promote the interests of this, gospel of peace. "Above thc awful din and roar of tnttle let us hear the voice of the great Prince of Peace. He came io earth as the angelic choir sung of pence and His last word to His dis- .ciples was 'Peace I leave with you.' JI Tn the evening Rev. Cameron chose as his text, 1 Corinthians "Whether one member sufiesr all the members suffer with and dealing with this subject, preached a..isost and deeply- interesting ser- mon on "The Unity of Nations." AT ST. ANDREW'S Rev. A. uryan of at. church, preached a powerful sermon Sunday evening on "The War Devil." He based his remarks on three pass- ages Isaiah and contrasted Isaiah's vision of peace with several ideal commonwealths as written by Lord Bacon, Thomas Moore and others and pointed cut that thc main difference was in respect to war. There was no war in Isaiah because the nations beat their swords into ploughshares it was shown to he more beau- tiful and more attractive.' Sir, Bryan ashed the question j "Why is it thai after 2GOO years Isaiah's vision is still in the air for the nation? are making their plough- shares into swords, War was shown to he (1) irrational, (2) cost- ly, (3) brutalizing and (-1) futile. He asktd why Ihrn has' not greater ad- vance, towards universal peace hwu Burning The Midnight Oil T HE thinker knows that a light, easily digested and assimilated food is conducive to hard mental work. His knowledge of what is good for him leads straight to Be sure of the, right signature. lOc per package H clhd answered Ins queslion, (1) toUbecanse for centuries mankind settled Paris, via 'United Stntes wlli look after the interests of Hungarians nnd AusLrlans In France during the Interruption oC relations between the two countries. Brussels, via Paris ami official statement issued today says that at Ilouliallzo-lii Belgian Luxem- How to Absorb an Unlovely Complexion (Phyllis Mooro In Town Talk) The face which Is admired for Its henuty must havo a satin-smooth skin, pink and white and youthful looking. Tho only thing 1 know of that can make such a complexion out of an aired, failed, or discolored menri n natural, not n painted com- ordinary mcrcollzed wax. This remarkable substance literally absorb? tho unsightly cuticle, a llttlo each day clear, healthy, girlish iklD beneath gradually peeping out until within a week or so It ia wholly In evidence. Of course such blem- ishes as freckles, moth patches, liver spota. blotches nnd pimples nre dis- carded with thc old'shlil. If you will procure an ounce of mercollzed wax nt tho drug store, uso like cold hream every nlsht, washing this oft morn- ings, yon'll find It a veritable wonder- worker. Another valuable natural treatment IB wash lotion to remove wrinkles, which can bo easily prepared.' Dis- solve 1 oz. powdered caxolltc In 'A pt. witch Datho tho faco In this and you'll find It "works like ha 4 li vc been held in Haliia-f, Sept. 1 lo.j their disputes by war, (2) because has bseu indefinitely ;postponed; spite of our Christian veneer we are barbarians at heart, and (3) be- by keeping in good physical :trim and you will be the best friend to yourself and a pleas- ure to others. Most sicknesses begin in the ordinary and uiinbr ailments'of the digestive organs, and for these ailments. have become the most popular remedy, because they are so safe, so certain, and prompt in their beneficial action. They tone the stomach, stim- ulate the liver, regulate tha bowels. By cleansing' tha system and purifying tho blood they prove that they Are Worth A Guinea a Box Direction! of vdaa vltfc Sold vniTifbvn, la boxw, 25 ceaU. cause the Tvar devil is harder to ex- ercise than wo imagine because lie begins liis ia the nursery, in thc drums and tcvs, etc. Tlie question what should be our fl.tlitu.de was answered "thus (1) humility Eor our sins and" the sins o[ Christoiidom1, (3) supplication for peace, (3) faith that God rules and that Isaiah's vision though it tarry, will come, (4) charity and strict jus- lice lor foreigners in our midst, whose country is at war with ours. "If nny snitl tlie reverend gentleman, "has a shred of justifica- tion, it is our own for sho is fighting in defence of thc weak." Since the peace conference in 1800 "and 1907 the nations have endeavor- ed disputes hy international arbitration and if Auslrin had ap- pealed to this in her dispute with Servia, tho war would have hcen averted. lie closed with an appeal for onfc last war, a war against WinnlppK, Aug. 11. Col. Stccle 0. C. Military District No. 10, 'has as yet.received no word as to whe- ther Sttathcona's Hci'se will form parli ot the Canadian contingent. The .wnr .strength- ol" the "various units in this division has been practically re- fllrs. Shouldice has returned, from a visit in Calgary. Mr. McMillan, oE thc Bank oE Com- merce stafi at Milt River, spent the -week-end with friends in the city. jj, f. e Mr. C. E: Branilow and SKI, Bruce, left yesterdav on a visit to Calgary. Mrs. of Winnipeg, who was a guest with her aunt, Mrs. T. F. Kirkhain, left for home yesterday. Mr. M. "A. MacKay is a guest at Braemar Lodge, Calgary. "V Mr. Reiah, of the Bank of Com- merce staff, at was a. "week- end guest in (the city. Miss Ross, who bas hecn on an-ex- visit with Mr. and Mrs. M. Freeman, 1'eft this morning for the coast. T M ss of the P. Burns Co. staff, 'is visiuiiig in Burnouton, tire- guest of her sister; Miss Louisa Toombs. Mr- Bruce Conybearc, Mr. Ed. Pat- rteson, Mr. Roscnroll, of tlie Imperial Bank stall, and Mr. McKim, ot Na- .tal, who is at present visiting in the city, are among those who have en- listed to help the Motherland. Mrs. Spence, of Calgary, a member oE thc executive- of the Imperial Or- der of'the Daughters of the Empire, arrived recently in Toronto to take part in the initial proceedings the Order regarding the Canadian Wo- men's hospital ship. Mrs. Craig, who has heeu. .visiting Mr. and Mrs. James Alrd, returned her home in Edmonton .yRstArdny. She was accompanied hy Miss Ethel Aird, who will he her guest lor a time. Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Jleech have returned from a two weeks' visit at a ranch forty miles west ol High River. While engaged in the favorite pastime of fishing, Mrs. Meech caught a very fine large trout, which was served at the1" luncheon in honor of Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchesa of Cconaiigjht at the Okotoks oil Held. Thousands of women ot all classes have teen enrolled as Red Cross nurses and arc awaiting the arrival oS the wounded from the battlefields around Liege. King Albert has handed over hi: palace to the Red Cross service, and the queen will act as a nurse. Many women also have been trans- ferred into Red Cross stations, and citizens of. Brussels have given up motor thc transportation "of the1 wounded.1 Public subscriptions have, been op- ened for the relief ol the families ot those who nave (alien in thc fljhting. v i Among .the officers of the. British home'fleet is Commander Harold E, Denison, second son of the late Col Fred .Denison, of Toronto, and a nephew of Col.'G-.' T. Denison, police magistrate of 'Toronto. Commander Denison has been Ijt.-Commander oi the torpedo gunboat Jnson" tor two years, and been raised to his present rank. Deni- con is. one of tho youngest'command- era liuthe service; Ho attended Up- per Canada ft "-.time, left at tho age of 13 to1 enter the ral service as a midshipman., He be- longs to a family some 25 of whoso members have held tho sovereign'1 a commission. He is a son o! the_late Col. Fired Denison, who commanded the Canadian vorageurs in the Nile expedition', a nephew of Col. G. ness of importance will disonssed< The Central W. 0. .T. on Thursday afternoon la Hall at 3.30 sharp. This -JJa.- esjwclal- ly important, as It is end 'of thia the election of officers -will take place. Every member should make an effort to bo present, The 'Women's Civic plul? wla'li'tdi announce the prizo winnerAAtti the competition for lawns, .and gardens as folio-war General prize Mr. George Wielerij 120S Sixth avenue South, 'm First prize, ITr. .iW1. H; Ifeech, 532 Tnffteanth street Sonth; second, Mr, T. Van Heclr, 303 Fifth, av- enue South. First prize, Mrt. F. ;Wd Downer, 1275 Third avenue second prize, Mr. Jas. Payne, 1607; First avenue North. Professional .Lawn Mrs. F, Downer, 1276 Third avenue South, On- ly entry. Should anyone In. the competition de- sire to. see the percentage, or like any information, regarding the judges' list, same can 'be obtained by eaJling at 62-1 Eighth, street South. AUSTRALIAN WARSHIPS IN PACIFIC WATERS Shanghai, Aug. Several Australian, worships have Join- ed the 'British squadron lu east Asiatic waters, v v v Home-School of Culture for Girls ;