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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 15, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 1917 TUB LKTimntDGK DAILY HERALD PAGE SEVE1 FROM REPLIES TO LIBERAL Felt Wretchad Until He Started To Take "Fruit-a-tives" 594 Champlain St., MoKtmul. "For two years, I was ft -miserable Sufferer from Rheumatism and. Stomach Trouble* 1 had frequent Dizzy Spells, and when I took food, folt 'wretched , and sleepy. 1 suffered from .Rheumatism dreadfully, with pains in my back and joints, and my hands swollen, A friend advised "Fruit-a-tires" and from the outset, they did me food. Sifter the _fir.it box, 1 felt I was getting well and I can truthfully say that "Fruit-a-tircs" is the only medicine that helped me". LOUIS LABKIE. 50c. a box, 0 for $2.50, trial siw,, 25c. At nil dealcrsorscnt postpaid by fruit--lives Limited. Ottawa. � Hi �!� Ottawa, Auk. l.">.-"Any person who fail;; to unlond a coal car promptly, in my jiiflRmnnt, is an enemy or this country," was the strong statement which was made by C. A. Magrath, fuel controller. The Ilniterl States, he pointed out, Is demanding prompt return of cars and if there is delay it Tnay seriously interfere with the securing of the necessary supply from across the line. Delay means coal shortage for munition plants. Delay Very Serious The matter of delay in unloading lias �been so serious that Mr. Magrath has taken up the matter with Sir Henry Drayton, chairman of the railway commission. Sir Henry at once showed his willingness to co-operate and a drastic order has been passed by the hoard to compel rapid unloading and return of cars. - The order increases the demurrage on coal cars. Importers now have two froo days for delivery. The third day there will be demurrage for %\ per car. This Increases by a dollar Ottawa, Anpr. 14.-In the commons this afternoon Hon." CliitrfcH Murphy quoted a -dispatch* Troro- New York stating thuf :ri,T)uO British subjects had been recruited In tbo ,TJlilted States for the Canadian forces. lie asked If those figures were--Included � In the statement made to the houno the other day by the minister,'of militia. Sir Edward Kemp said lie could not say as ho had not.received a statement relative to recruiting in the United States for the past wcok. Sir Sam Hughes asked the government In view of tho delays in connection with the production of the Bruce report for a statement showing the changes which have been made In connection with the army medical service during the past 12 months. He said that a number of changes had boon mado but that others wore necessary. Sir Robert Horden said he would sec If> the Information asked for was available. On tho second reading of Sir Thorn-aa White's bill to provide for the purchase by the government of the capital stock of the Canadian Northern railway, tho minister of finance replied at. some length to the opposition criticisms of the government proposal, lie defended the proposal to preserve the corporate entity of the company. The taking over of all the physical assets of tiio company, he said, would involve a large expenditure for which it would not be.possible to secure the money at the present time. Sir Thomas dealt with, the argument thai according to the Drayton-Acworth report, the capital stock of the C.N.It. has no real value at the present time, and tho value of the stock should not therefore bo submitted to arbitration. There were, therefore, he said, important omissions in the Drayton-Acworth report, notably the lands aggregating several million acres deferred payments on these lands amounting to seven mil MORMON TEMPLE, * CARDSTON, TO COST 20 YEARS' TITHING (From Our Own Cnrrr-HiKmilfnt'i Raymond, Aug. Ifi.-"If this Is a criterion of the crowds that regularly attend the conferences of the Taylor stake, the fact Is evident that a larger chapel must be built." These are the words of a visitor in commenting on the attendance at 11n; convention of the Church of .Jesus Christ of Latter Di.y Saints which was held hero during tlio week-end. The congregations at all sessions were exceptionally large, reaching the climax -on Sunday afternoon, when a great number were unable, to gain admittance to tho church. Apostles Anthony W. Ivins ana llyrum M. Smith, the latter a son of tho president � of tho church wore present which no doubt was partly responsible for the largo attendance. A feature worthy of special mention was the music. The choir, under tlio direction of Olias. Strong, with W. L. Mitchell at tho organ, did excellent work as well as the individual numbers. .Mrs. .\'at:ie Clark IV Arc, of Diamond City, sang Hi roe solos. The conference was c.illr-rt to order at 1(1 o'clock Saturday morning by President II. S. Allen. The first speaker was Theodore Jirandley, of Stirling, who commented on the spiritual and temporal condition of the people of the stake. lie also mado a special plea for the support of tlio Red Cross and Patriotic funds, adding that the people of Magrath set a worthy example, when, in a recent campaign they raised over four dollars per capita. The bishops of wards also spoke at the morning session. Tithing was the subject of O. II. Snow's sermon at tho afternoon service. In an instructive address on the necessity of the observance of tlie command, he staled that, the temple In Cardston will cost more lion dollars, and tho sum of over two I than the Mormons in Canada will pay SITORS MAKE IT YOUR HEADQUAhTERS WHILE IN TOWN. Demand for McLaughlin Motor Cars is greater than the supply. OriljM'K arc now Ihmp{�'Imm�KimI for Sop- \ fcnib�'i dHivory. t LETHBRIDGE MOTORS LTD. M�*LA I (i 11 LIN (J A K A� E. 11TII STKEET H. church is constantly giving toward , prove the teachings contained therein earlier the scales of bailie miglit have the erection of meeting houses, to lie true. Mr. Smith followed him. been lipped to the right before so schools, etc. Mr. Kenetcliey, a recent j and In his usual eloquent manner ;;'s- lunch havoc hail been wrought, convert to the church. in tho follow- tified that Mormonism is true. A! tin; It was announced at the confer-ing sermon, in speaking of tithing, i evening service, which was in charge i ence. that (lie convention of the stake stated that as a man believed, so I of the young peoples' societies, j .Mutual Improvement associations will would he do. Apostle Smith sum-] Apostle Smith, in speaking of slogans | be held here next Sunday. Delegate:; tiling up what hail been said, liore an iand the one recently used in the1 from Salt Lake will be in attend-eloquent testimony to the truthful-! Stales that "Wilson has kepi us out1'""'" ncss of (lie doctrines that had been j of war," stated that the only fault expounded. Heber Allen also spoke ; found with it was that i was true at. the afternoon service. million dollars in the company's trust account. In regard to these matters, Sir Tlio-nias said the Drayton-Acworth report was not accurate. Ho would not say the stock was worth the difference between the assets and liabilities of the company, but they are of some value. Arbitrators, he said, would have to per car per day until the demurrage is ! consider the matter of assets and 11a ?5 per day. Afterwards there will ho | bllities as well as the present and demurrage of $r> a car per day. ! prospective earnings of the company. To Secure Coal j They would, he believed, be able to The fuel controller urges in the | arrive at a fair value of the stock of strongest possible manner that if j the company. Sir Thomas said that Canada Is to continue to secure Am- I in view of those omissions, "the linil- erican coal, there must be promptness in unloading and returning of cars. The American authorities absolutely insist on this. Recently the ^'nited States increased their demurrage charges, but the Canadian demurrage is now stiffer. "Co-operation is needed if we are to get in the necessary supply." said Mr. Magrath. "Rapid unloading is absolutely- necessary as there is just as great a car and coal shortage in the United States as in Canada. Any delay in returning equipment is only assisting the enemy." ARRESTED AS ACCOMPLICE , Itegina, Sask., Aug. It.-Mrs. Wilson, of Winnipeg, has been arrested in connection with the robbery of H. S. Hoberts, a livestock buyer, last night, 'on the road near Kstevan, who was Vn'.lcved of $o,(!0() in $100 liills; beaten over the head with a revolver ii'il stripped of every stitch of clothing by three men. One of the trio, Jack illoomfjeld, has been arrested. Th; woman was in Kstevan at the time of tho robbery and made several attempts, according to the police, to telephone the gang at Macoun, and when she failed to get them she hired a car and drove out in the country to look for them. She is believed to bo an accomplice. U makes a. difference whether pin money goes lor diamond pins or rolling pins. . WELL-KNOWN ONTARIO WOMAN SPEAKS. : Welland, Ont.-"I am most pleased to �ay that Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription has proved itself a first-class remedy. 1 was run-down, weak and played out, and needed a woman's tonic. I have just 1 finished using one Sg* bottle. 1 feci much stronger and'better. \ fyfsS Can eat better and Wlflifi. ara 'e8S nervous. v.ttePsv.w� 'Favorite Prescription' ii just the medicine for tired-out, worn-out women,. It docs wonders for thoro."-Mns. Qko. Flanigan, E. Main and State St*., Welland, Ont. THIS PRESCRIPTION IS FOR YOU. If you suffer from hot flashes or dizziness, fainting spells, hysteria, headache, or nervousness you are not beyond ratio!. Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription k directed to the real cause and promptly removea tk}e disease, and thereby brings comfort in tlio place of prolonged misery. It has been sold by druggists for nearly SO years, in fluid form, at $1,00 per bottle, giving general satisfaction. It eon now e bad m sugar-coated tablet form. Sold by all medicine dealers or trial box bj nail on receipt of 50 cents in stamps. Every sick woman may consult us bj letter, absolutely without charge. Write without fear as without fee, U Faculty of the Invalids' Hotel, Dr. V. M Pierce, President, (Mia Main St., Buffalo N.y.__ Dr. Pierce's PelleU are unequaled as t Liver PHI. Smallest, tautest to take. On* hny Sugar-coated Pellet a .Dose.' Curt Sick Headache, Bilious Headache, Duuj Mm, Constipation, Indigestion, Biliou) Attacks, and all derangement gf tbo Lift itodwebmil Bowel* ings of the commission are not entitled to be regarded as accurate." He defended arbitration on the score that such a procedure would be expeditious. They could proceed in a summary fashion to ascertain the value of the stock Whereas a court of record would probably take a couple of years tp ascertain the value of the stock. Sir Thomas then announced that tho arbitrator for the Dominion government would be Sir William Meredith, chief justice of tho province of Ontario, who had consented to act. E. B. Devlin having questioned the qualifications of Sir William Meredith, tlio minister said ho considered him to be eminently fitted for tho work. He said it would not havo been part of wisdom to advance temporary aid to tlio C.N.R. Under tlio proposed legislation all expenditures made would accrue to the people of Canada. Hon. George P. Graham said that the lack of documentary evidence showing tlie wislies of the C.N.R. in regard to tlie matter, it looks as though legislation was being introduced at the request of the financial group hack of the C.N.R. It would be a wonderful and profitable piece of legislation for them. It would greatly increase the value of their holdings. It was strange, he said, that the Drayton-Acworth report should havo made a mistake of several millions and that it should only be discovered today. In view of this discovery the members of the house would have to use their own judgment apart from the findings of commissions. >y tithing in twenty years, and this In addition to the financial support the ,J.' V. Allred was the first speaker at the Sunday afternoon session. lie spoke on the work of the religion class. Apostle Ivins in the following serinbh stated that there are people In the world who class Mormonism with non-Christian religions, whereas the fact of the matter is there is no church that believes more in the divinity of the mission of Jesus Christ, that every tenet of the church is founded on the teachings of the Saviour. He also stated that tlio world, is crying for a new witness for God,, yet refused to accept that witness now that it is here. The Book of Mormon was referred to. Mr. lviris said that recent discoveries I Unit the president, of the United States kept that, country out of the conflict too long and had he permitted tlie nation's resources to be used PECULIAR BALLOT ports tii be the means of tailing refcrciidutii vote of the labor Union! on conscription Th� blue situ says: "Ivcl'cremttim vote of all affiliated] unions. "Are you in favor of. or opposed to,] conscription as proposed in the fed-" cia! government conscription mO(l-| :Jiir;,7" It is claiiretl by many that tbe| ------ I wording of the pamphlet makes 1