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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 16, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta hiy, August If 1. f HE LETITISRIDGE DAILY HEKALD Pa arc 77X 'teat re With a Good Shi tw" TODAY AND TOMORROW BIJOU THEATRE Grand Four- Piece Orchestra" L. U. UHL, SOLE MANAGER 4- PICTURES -4 THE C irOCOLATE REVELOR. A powerful drainii. to during Adule Unrdii, Iho Vlliifrapli ciiild nctreuu K ACE OF SPADES A dramatic eplso de of the went, in which fute plays a baud. TI-IETURS One of tliOH' J A. B. comedies which always please WHEN THE FIRE BELL RANG A fa rco comedy dealing with a fire .department In a village. LAUGH. Extra Special Tonight Only Duet: Silver Thrtads Among the Gold, by Meisrs Casey and Little. MATINKlfl a p.m. EVENING 7 p.m. f FRIDAY and SATURDAY SPECIALS Men's Black Calf Button. Regular 00. Special Price- Men's Blac> 'k Calf Blucher. Regular 90. Special Price Women's Ft ill Styles Button and Lace, B, lie. Calf, Extra Value Broken Sizes in Ladies' Pumps AND OXFORDS 1.95 Children's Ankle Strap Slippers arid Oxfords. All sizes up to 2's. Special Experienced Help for Saturday after- noon and Evening ADD TO OUR PROGRAM BRITISH ADMIRAL'S INTIMATION TO CANADA IN CONNECTION WITH NAVY Ottawa, Aug. the Can- adians ought to do is to make an ad- dition to her own naval asserted Rear-Admiral Tate, superin- tendent of the British naval dockyard at Portsmouth, who arrived in tho city this evening. Further than this he would not comment on naval mat- ters. 1 "I will say, he added, "that 'the Canadian ministers' visit was a ihuge success, and .should be fraught with the niosl far-reaching result to- 'the; strengthening of the Bri- tish Empire." Rear-Admiral Tate has been super- intendent at Portsmouth for the past three years. C.P.R. WILL SOON USE MONEY UP ADDITIONAL STOCK TO BE USED IN DOUBLE TRACKING AND FOR MORE STEAMERS Montreal, AUK. to ndvicos from Ottr.ua, the Canadian Pacific Hallway proposes to ask tho government to sanction the Increase of the company'H capital from to The Inrormn- tlon is undoubtedly correct, for an an- nouncemen't goes out to the share- holders today from Mr. W. R. Baker, eecretary of the C. P. H., stating that at the next shareholders' meeting in October, they will he asked to author- an Increase In the present author- ized capital stock of the company by an amount not exceeding for tho purposes of the company. It IB learned that the intention the company is to issue the stock a per share. As the stock is nov soiling at ?281. that will give the shareholders an immediate profit on every share allotted to them while at the same time the companj will get over for which II will only have to pay interest on ?GO, Tho establishment of a great fast fleet on the Atlantic, and'tho double tracking of the line from. Cal gory to Vancouver will probably ab- sorb a large part of the new Issue, if not the whole of, it. HENLEY REGATTA J J NELSON CO. The Foot Toggery FIRE DESTROYS VANCOUVER FACTORY Vancouver, Aug. re t.onigh! completely destroyed' the -sash' and door factory o[ Hatch ,B avenue-and iud a con siderable amount of lumL -ier in the yards. The loss is approxir aately H Js only partly ins urert. The cause of the fife' is'imknoi hi. ORDER TWINE BY E IMPRESS Calgary, Aug. on Ier to meet the local shortage in bii ider twine, the International ITarvc pter; Com- 'Pliny hits ordered "two ci irioads for- ward iby express. It is sa jd this will serve to relieve the siti. lation tintil freight shipments arrive, j BURDETT WILL SOW LOT OF FALL WHEAT Farmers Going To Try More of It For .Next Year Arc Our Best We love careful buj rer. Wo have the bej it meats in town, and if the buyer will only exorcise csre in selection we know have a fcnred- a reg- ular and satisfied t-customer. lethbridge Meat Market J. Majestic PROP. Phone 635 Bimlett, Aug. weather con- ditions ar.e ideal for the harvest work which is now in full swing. Pull wheat-has all been cut, and some of. It ready threshed, yielding well. There .will 'be a much larger acreage sown next year 'than has ever been the case before. Barley is almost all down, and oats are now being cut. In some places one finds' finite large patches of spring wheat cut, but the larger part of the crop will not bo cut till next week. The binder :tVIne shortage has now jeen by tlie arrival of a car for the Deering agent. This car was reported by some as lost and by oth- ers as not coming" at all. The faces of the farmers as soon as it arrived became, beaming again, as, without It many acnes would have been cut without binding. s Machines still goinjr out fast. Now Is the turn for tho threshing machines, of which quite a large num- ber will be unloaded at- this point. One of the most progressive farmers has invested in a, sheaf loader, and many are curious to see this novelty in the way o-f threshing machinery started. Tho Alberta Grain Co.'g elevator is almost ready to take in grain, after being a little two weeks In the course of construction. Tho Farm- ers' Elevator Co. has encountered a lltllu difficulty In obtaining a site, owing to large changes contemplated by the C. JJ. R. in The arrangement of their trackage in the near future, but It Is hoped that .everything will lie plain sailing from now on. The Com- pany has the necessary capital prom Is- ed, fin-d as soon as the site is defin- itely settled, then there will be a rush. Three contractors are very anxious to start operations, and all are willing1 to build in the shortest possible time. A few weeKs since we mentioned in these columns that there was a large amount of dairy produce to be 'sent away from Burdett. We are- pleased to report that already enquiries are being, made those 'who require such commodities for reliable farmers from whom to purchase. Up to tne present the farmers are experiencing no trouble in getting al the help required, and at the time of writing there are several men from Manitoba waiting to go out. The Rev. Jin Berry has been spend- ing a few days In the South country He 'reports the crops as looking, fine, and that cutting will start aud'be gen- eral nest week. He continues to hoi the usual "service. hut the congregation does not increase as it should. Many think will he rem- edied when the old organist is at ihe organ, and the singing is -ag- ain brought up to the .mark. Considerable complaint Is rife CALLS ROOSEVELT AN ANARCHIST DEPOSED ILLINOIS SENATOR IS NAMED OF MOD- ERN TIMES" Chicago, Aug. Roosevelt was accused of being a 'Socialist and an anarchist, by .William Lorimer yes- terday iu an address at a church pic- nic. "Socialism and, anarchy are ram- pant throughout the, United Lorimer said. "Theodore Roosevelt is to blame for it Hp has cialism one .end, of the country to the others. Ills teach- ings have not gone unheeded. ''His Socialistic 'tendencies were apparent as early as his second year in office. Since then they have grown. They have long since ibecome Mr. Lorimer was introduced by Rev. Frank Reynolds, who referred to him as .the "Job of modern times." GIBBONS SEES RACE SUICIDE WORSE THAN HE'ROD'S ACTION Cardinal Col. Roosevelt For the Course He Has Taken to Defeat the Evil Southampton, L. I., Aug. inal Gibbons regards race suicide as comparable with the slaughter of the innocents by King Herod and thor- oughly indorses Col. Roosevelt's posi- tion on the subject. "Race suicide is a. most inhuman said the Cardinal today, "and one which wantonly sacrifices the human race. It is a violation of tlie laws of nature and of nature's God and defeats the aims and ends of divine providence. A man is obliged to the natural law of which this is a violation and no one can do this with impunity. "It is .bad enough to see a nation's sons depleted by war, but it Is much more melancholy to contemplate a nation voluntarily destroying its awn progeny.. admire Col. Roosevelt very 'much for his stand for the abolition of race suicide, along with some of his other principles. I compare race suicide to the murder of the innocents, perpe- trated by ''King Hero'd." A wonderfully brilliant production of England's great Aquatic Spectacle ALSO SHOWING TREJIKNDdUS WKBK-BNO FEATURE PROUUA1IMK Monday The Biggest of nil Race Featmes' "WORLD'S GREATEST AUTO RACERS" Showing Uariiey Oldlield breaking World's Kecoicl on Speed- way at Calgary, August 10th This film surpasses all' other Hace features ever exhibited Monday, also MISS AGNES ERROL, The Little Girl with the Big Voice MAJESTIC THEATRE SPECIAL FAIR WEEK.IAUG. W. B.'SHERMAN PRESENTS MISS CONSTANCE CRAWLEY Her All-Star Catt of London Pliyeri, Including f MR. ARTHUR MAUDE' In a repertoire of English Plays. management offers this at- traction with his personal guarantee of Its superior-excellence. Prices 75c. 50, Gallery 25c, SEATS ON SALE AT ROCHON'S TO INVESTIGATE WINNIPEG'S WATER SUPPLY Winnipeg. Aug. public in- quiry into the wliole question of Win- nipeg's water supply is to he held at once by Public Utilities Commission- er Robfson. The inquiry "will embrace all available information HS to the'Pre- sent supply, the present and prospect- ive needs or the city, and the known' available sources of additional supply, with special reference to the Poplar Springs project recently adopted by tile Council for which an, outlay of is estimated. A subway lias boen ordered under the C. P. R. tracks on Dnndas street crossing, Woodstock. "Henley Regitta" Stirlmd A tine program is 'being presented at Starland today, for it embrace! every phase of motion picture delight, and the variety of subjects IHS.VM nothing to be desired. The feature attraction ie the sterling offering' of "Henley a "wonderfully clear and brilliant reel, of Englmid'1 famous sporting event, showing with unusual vividness all of the principal races of the regatta, and also.the rival of the King and Queen aw] royal family A number of other reallj' first class attractions are allo to found on the program, the whole be- ing well up to the usual standard of Starland excellence. A Hew Victrola LYNCH MAKES FIERY SPEECH town at the in which the C. P, R. continually block the level crossing, holding up teams for. as long as half an hour. If there were any means of altering this it would be much ap- preciated. RAINS KEEP BABIES HEALTHY Vancouver, Aug. Vancou- ver rains arc responsible In summer for the groat health of the babies is (he statement of medical health offi- cer Underbill. Since August1 I there have only .been seven deaths of In- fants from intestinal trouble, and none at all from typhoid. Dr. Underbill thinks that a spell of wet weather would immediately im- prove things in Winnipeg. f GOES AFTER THE PROGRESSIVES IN THE INTERNATIONAL TYPO- GRAPHICAL UNION Cleveland, Aug. bold attack vas made by tlie "Progressives" in he International Typographical TJn- on's co'vention today upon the al- cged of the administra- ions. Unlike the move of yesterday irectcd by the anti-administration orccs against thfi proposal. to make be .term of office ot the Jntcrnation- 1 oflicers four years, the attack tail- d. President .James M. Lynch liims'jK tl.e floor in opposition to the to appoint u board of IS directors-who would be given much of the power'now wielded by the President and the Executive Council of three. Turning the .over to Vice-President Gco. A. cey, Lynch in a fiery speech condemn- ed the anti-admini.strationists as j theorists with quack tor j imagined ills of the organization. ile declared that every so-called progres- sive measure that has yet; been offer- would, if Adopted, mean to a year greater expense; The Ladies' Auxiliary of the .inion is still in turmoil. Tonight the main bogey is waiting the return of the books by Mrs. Frank W. Long, re tar y and treasurer, who walked out of thp. convention followed bv a small coterie, because 'her choice for Mon- ographer was not th.it of the auvili- iry, Today a registered letter was to Mrs. Long, demanding ihe re- turn of Ihe books and.records. ADOPT FUR SEAL TREATY Wash ngtou, four hours' debate, the Sonate today pass- etl a bill putting effect (he fur seal treaty with Japan, Great Hritnin and Russia, for (he protection of seals n the Pribiloff Islands. The measure irohibits pelagic sealing and by a vole of 42 -to 13, the Senate put In It a pro- prohibiting land killing on the for ten ycnri. Fine for Country Homes Brings the world's best music by the world's greatest singers and players to your own home. Call at any "His Master's Voice" Dealers and hear this Marvellous Musical Instrument. Sold on easy payments as low as a week if desired. Double faced records are 90 cents for the two selections. Ask for free copy of our 280 page Musical Encyclo- pedia, listing over records. Berliner Gram-o-phone Co. LIMITED MONTREAL We carry the only full and com- plete stock of Victrolas and Victors in the city together with 3000 records. Visit our Victor Parlors today. Mason Risch, Ltd. PIANOS Dominion Building Phone 791 Rofaertsun's Book Store Phone 1265 New Whitney Blocj, GOING TO OTTAWA AS MINI8TIR Boston, Aug. "Men who would refuse to enter a church to tnln truths, would read the truths in a newspaper and applaud was one of the statements tonight uy Kev. Charles W, Canon. in announcing his withdrawal from. the pulnlt of the third Religions 'So- ciety of Uorcheiiter, to ac- cept the editorship of the Ottawa Clt- zen. Ho says IE a believer Im Vo- innn suffrage, public ownership and Socialistic Ideals', and .ftdtli: "1 expect to do. vastly more Hood M editor than as i.mlaliter." ;