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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 19, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta E FOUR THE LETH BRIDGE DAILY HERALD THURSDAY, AUflUST 19, 1915 Hiberta DAILY'AND'WEEKLY. SUBSCRIPTION RATES: Bally, delivered, per year..... KJJ Dally, by mall, por year...... >M J'00 1JE3 themselves. There Is no question that the murderous deed was Inspired toy prejudlco which had aroused against :FraEk on account', of his na1- Uoilallty, Georgia should 'hang every nmn who 'participated in Hie lynching o( Frank If It wants to gain the good opinion of the of the world. In our Judgment Frank was not of the crime with which he was charged, and it is a crying outrage that he should meat death at the hands oJ a prejudiced mob. TELEPHONES; Business Office Editorial Office W. A. Buchanan John TorralB" Slanaslog Director Business ManM ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR Important gains hy the British Troops on Galllpoll, on the one hand, and the fiua.l possession of Kovn'u in Poland by the Germans, on the other hand, were the outstanding features of yesterday's war news. Millie inc. situation in Gallipoli is considerably improved by the recent gains made .by the Allies, the Russian situation Is rendered more critical by the cap- ture of the fortress Kovne, where ihe Germans are said to have taken 400 cannon. The Germans are con- tinuing their pressure on the long line of fortified towns that form the outer defences of the Pstrcgrad pro- vinces. In the recent fighting in the Dar- danelles, the Turks arc said to have lost 27.000 men on land and 600 men in the sinking of a transport. In an air raid on the outskirts, of London and adjacent counties on Tuesday night, 10 persons were killed and some property damage done. The situation in the Balkans so far as Greece is concerned, already looks bright from the standpoint of the Allies. OUR POINT OF VIEW YOUR KING AND COUNTRY NEED YOU .RIGHT NOW. The little mining vtllaeo of Hedley. I. C., with a population of less than four hundred men, women and child- ren, has already sent twenty-six men to France'and has raised SSOOO for ma-1 chine pins and over 51000 for the Red Cross. Are there any records like j that in Ontario? asks the Toronto Globe. IS USED BY THE BAKERS AND CATERERS EVERYWHERE, ALSO BY CHEFS IN THE LARGE HOTELS; AND ON DINING CARS, STEAMSHIPS, ETC. E.W.GILLETT COMPANY LIMITED TORONTO- MONIR.Al MOTHER'S GIFT CAUSED SON'S pEAIH-AJ-FRONt Toronto, Ont., AUK. the sad circumstances ot fate., (he thoughtful interest of a mother in her son-h's? In- directly caused his death while sarv, ing his King and country In a trench iu Flanders. Mrs. Meelt of 61 Paul- ine avenue been' in- the habit of: sending her ga'ilant sou. Private! Hor- bort Henry Meek, late of. tho 15th, Battalion and -tsth ronto, a box of delicacies each month; .lust four weeks nfio, Private M.vek received his monthly package front his mother while on duly In a trench j and prepared to open it to distribute box aliene, lie was 'con ,it'ts that only mother would from the nltlor manic board. _. in The extension of the foremost line- farther east opens up more new coun- try that Trill he tributary to Leth- b'riilge' in business way. Several new towns will come into existence and the business places established are certain to pauonise the Leth- hridge wholesale houses. With the good crops in that country this year and the prospect that conditions will improve. from year to year this tri- butary territory will mean a great deal to this city. C.P.R.'S FAITH IN EAST COUNTRY The Canadian Pacific Railway is a ,hig covering the whole of Western Canada, and naturally it can- not.please all the people all the time, nevertheless, we must give, it credit for its desire to serve tie country's needs. This year when every railroad is keeping expenditures 'down io the limit and hot entering upon any new the G. P. B. has shown its faith in 'the country south-east of Leth- iridge hy announcing that it will build thirty or more miles ot line from Foremost eastward. Since the C. P. R. has such abounding faith' in this country ivhy should any of. us feel concern about our future not be- ing bright and marked', by develop- ment. We 0. P. R. very rarely makes a mistake in its development policy, and its decision to go on and build more of the Lethbridge-Weyburn line proves that It believes in that country and its future. Sir Clement Kinloch-Cooke, M.P., in a treatise on "War Problems and How to Meet Them." declares that, "a considerable number of men en- eaged in'tbe war have already ex- pressed their intention, when free, of transferring themselves and their families either to Canada or to Aus- tralia.-" He goes on to say that the example of these will he widely fol- lowed, and that in :his opinion, and in the general opinion of well-inform- ed authorities, there will be a remark- iabie movement to the Overseas Do- l minions at-the close Of the war. EICKED UP IN SSING cm FOR THE BUSY MAN the contents among a dozen or more of his friends. The box opened, lie with sifts that only t think worthy of a hero son, and surprise stood bolt upright in the treuch- He was immediately nicked off by a Genniin sniper, anil, within three minutes lay itead by the sifis had su painstakingly pre- pared for him. These particulars were forwarded to Jlrs. Meek by an officer of Private' Meek's company. The oat crop pi the Yukon will be poor this year from iack of rain. British Columbia is supplying a good deal ot paper to Australia. Jos. H. Douglas, mayor oi Am- herst, X.S., is dead. Jav H. Neil, former mayor of Kau- sas City, died at Cody, Wyoming. Jas. Dover, postmaster at Mun- din, Ont., is deaii. Ex-Mayor Robt. of orock- ville, Ont., is dead. John Sinclair, Scot, resident 01 Vancouver Island [or 52 years, died it Victoria, aged 85. Victoria tax rate last year was 20 mills net. this year it 18 mills Mn John Redmond, leader of the Irish party, in reply to a letter urging him to support the Popo.'s appeal for iifiace, "I must respectfully say that to the best of my' judgment the course of suggest would hot .be cal- culated to promote the cause of peace. '.Nor do I think that I Tvould ba justi- fied in endeavoring to bring- pressure to upon -the, government to enter into any negotiations for peace at a time when the German powers, who (have been the aggressors in this war> 'show no sign or any disposition to repair, the. wxong they have inflicted i upon Belgium and our other Allies." t-t tnnt.- nn a uctiici-s buuio. ISBB has iust tcred at the time oi the Boer war, Enderhy m has just disclosed in cvideI1Ce today. The been appointed city clerk ior Prince George. A. L. Fortune, who'took up ranch at Enderby i died on it, aged 35. Telegraph rates between Horse and Skagway are dollar to 50 cents for ten words. The mother of the late Hon. H. H. Emmerson; died at. Dorchester, N.B., in her 83rd year. Before a tag day can be held in Moose Jaw in future it must be li- censeii uy the license committee. Nelson city has sold do- dentures to a private investor in On- tario, on a basis of 6} per cent. New Westminster city council can- not order jitneys to. refuse to carry Orientals or Hindus with white peo- j for ve orses.- nicy a.. pie they tried. including a beast 12 years old. 0. J. Yulcoi, M.P. tor ts !nr thp mnnev COMMISSION FORM OF GOVERNMENT Mr. Justice Simmons offered some severe, strictures, on Calgary's com- mission form of government, and ex- pressed the opinion that that city should adhere to the good old British, system. The Calgary system is dif- ferent from the commission form of government which Lethforidge pos- sesses, but the success of any system' of government depends largely upon the men chosen people to di- rect affairs. In Lethbridge we think public opinion is very largely favor able to a continuance of the commis- sion form" of government. There is certainly not any strong section of public opinion favorable to a return to the old .system. Of course, 'there are faults in our commission svstem. There is .not'the. to- municipal affairs that formerly chari acterized'the .proceedings of the muni: eipal council; "and there "also seems to be a tendency to be unanimous upf oh all matters coming before the com, mission.. Up to the present there has been no evidence of an opposition-or A tendency to criticise on the part of any of the commissioners. Many neo- _ pie reel tnac a htUe more publicity to the "conduct of city affairs and evi- dence now and again of a difference of opinion amongst the'commission- ers would fce beneficial. However, Ijettobridge is fairly well satisfied with the.commission form of govern- ment. THE LYNCHING OF FRANK jhe lynching of.Leo M, Prank A disgrace to the State of Georgia. .There-was a strong opinion that this man was not guilty of the offence with which he -was charged and found guilty, and BO impressed -was the Gov- ernor of the State with the lack of evidence to prore Fraak guilty Ute that he commuted his death sentence to imprison ment. The Gov- ernor's attitude was endorsed (by th> leading public men and newspapers of Ihe United States. Frank bad only been ill prUon a few days when mur- Serous attack was made upon him'by Xapther prisoner, and now; he meets ,Jiis death at the hands-.of men who were determined that if the law wat to rid the of thU. GASOLINE "JAG" BRINGS DELIRIUM Washington, Dan- iels is norried. There has been dis- covered a new kind of "jag" in the and it is unlikely just now that it-will be" done away with immediate- ly. And, furthermore. It is free. The "jag" cumes from gasoline, and -until soine other kind of fluid for use, particularly in sub- marines, "prohibition" is unlikely. The sensations of a gasoline jag are described as follows: Persons working in close proximity to a leak are conscious at first of a slight and not unpleasant odor of gas- oline Presently feeling of flishti- ness is noticeable and a dull head- ache follows, together with a deter- mination to get out into open air. If "the resolution to get out into open air is followed the weakness and headachs gradually but: If not the person or persons, are likely to he. overcome with delirium, and in some cases forcible restraint is ne- elesp which lasts some hoars. Robert W. Thompson, broker, i'orqnto, has filed an application divorce from his wife, Ida Lois, now a resident in New. York city. cargo- oi British 'Columbia Doug- las Sr has gone, to Hudson's'Bay, via the Panama, Canal, for the railway work there. N. W-. Rovvell, K.C., submitted ,a. proposal t5 the Ontario government to take a vote on abolishing the bars at next January's: municipal elec- tions. The Independent Order of Oddfel- session o! J. Wilcox, M.F. estimates that in Essex son o hpwltl be abolished. lu their place ho 'confronted would put executive officers chosen WoUville, N. S., Aug. sale of a horse "as frolicsome as a colt, according to the farmer who sold it to the remount department1 buyer here last August, but which John i nerc uui- t. i r nf A'ictoria has Thompson, K.O., counsel to the Da- John A-. Turner of has contracts commissioi vidsoii war contracts commission now is inquiring into in Nova Scotia dealers think may be a horse regis- was disclosed in evidence today. The man who sold the animal to the re- mount agent is Jeremiah N. "Whit- man, and ho swore the' horse_ was about 13 instead of over 20. pornief owners oC the horse will be called Is an attempt to establish its age. The sessions ot commission wore ah air oi novelty today when stitute, has proved an "unqualified two clergymen, Kev. P. S. JIcGreg- success. The hall was. or, WoUville, and Hev. N. A. Whit- promptly at 2 o'clock by an i man, and a Mr. Joljet dress by Mrs. J. H. King, c( Smith gave evidence on their horse -iating the association on it ransaction with the government. H. Dalbet Schotield, WoUville, thL afternoon swore he was paid the future attempts oi uns uouv for five horses.- They were ail sound would even surpass the initial open- 'ncluding a beast 12 years old. He ing. The building was packed all s.f- iigned no receipt for the money. He ternoon. and this evening there was horses. a. big crowd iu attendance. A large .v-ho anoeared to be reading from, a a. big crowd in attendance. A large black bicycle palnJedgrSen: to and varied array of work come oHr ask, iv TV, hrnVpr oi he reading Irom a n.aicn 01 Cil..G on exhibition. The whole affair n lows GrandLodge closed its n fais'horses, answered in -the pega- K. A. Whitriian.'Freeport, re- ceived for a horse seven years old, with a shoe boil; He paid no commission on the deal. lars tario Base hospital ia Sir George .Foster, Trade 'pmmerc Canada s of "tto of V veterinarv nothing about that He Calgary, Aug. sys- tem ot municipal government by com- mission, declared by nmny to be the hest possible system, is disapproved by Mr. Justice Sinunous, in an ap- pendix to his llmling in the Frost- JlcCauley investigation. He thinks the commission form of government ..v suggests that one ot the defects of the present system is that the commissioners arc not members of the council. He would have the rate- payers elect two men from the .il'.isnneii at each el s commissioners. The mayor should be chairman of the executive board, lie now is. The mayor should ho chairman of finance. He now is. One commissioner might be chairman or commissioner of pub- lic works, and in addition have tho utilities under his control the oth- er commissioner to lie chairman of police, fire and health departments. The salary attached to the nuiyor- al office should be large enough to attract ihe best material available, "and would not, as now, be handed around in two-year terms iu the form of municipal he says in the report. The mayoral term is now one year. "There is nothing new or novel in what I have he continues. am suggesting .that the city re- turn to the good old British system of responsible government, modelled, in-so-far as practicable, on that of our federal and provincial constitu- tions." Cranbrook Flower Show was Success Cranbrook, B.C., Aug. first annual flower show and exhibition of work held today in the Maple hall un- der the auspices of the Women's In- Otlawn, .closlne day of u.o i..n.- session In Ottawa of the War rom among investigation Commission JCtlOn tO aCt ..nnnno. broofc _... A. Rus3eH, Farmers' Institute and Market Com missioner, has tendered his resigna- tion, to take effect immfidlately.'-Mr. Russell is leaving the .city for Winni- peg for an indefinite period. Mr. A. mmsson on peg or an nene pe. Three hundred .and thirty-five dol- 5. Smith has been, appointed tempor- ____ 1 pvv nf A_ .v- was allowed Stanley Levy, oi arily to fin the office. Greenfield, by McKay for two Witness got one of them in a trade for u horse, a yoke of oxen ANOTHER GOLD STRIKE __ j innn i. 1 ntnt-Bp -iitnr- I fyj NORTHERN ONTARIO North Bay, Ont., Aug. or aj', might tent of the new gobJ flndei in the b.kedI o.. niwnship of Pecud, lying 150 miles north of North Bay, have not as yet causing American grain .and flour, in- stead of Canadian, to. flnd rtheir way to Great Britain. A dangerous'development ha_s arisr possible'to firflJVstora'ge for the crop on account unexported har- vest of last year. H. G. -White; trade commissioner sent by the .British-..Columbia gov- ernment to 'South' America, has cab- led to the Vancouver-..board 'ot trade orders for the shipment oi approxi- mately 1000 tons of .potatoes and several thousamThqxe's: of apples. Capt. J.'L. Anderson, -aged 7o, born in Nova'Scbtia'.'but ior many years a .Gloucester, Mass., is dead. .He' had ijeen in Brit- e Sis It coud probabrv two Mly maSe pTublic, hut that they "Oh, we don't wan that. 1 6 miles. (are something above the ordinary not some test you comd make "I suppose you never thought that! may be gathered from the fact, and "No, said jMr. uurt. k a British horse could be called on to thai on the authority of a man high "If gasoline .washed.of! th run away fast' asked Sir Charles up government circles In N.ew On- and could not affect the buc] Davidson. Witness replied the horss t91.10 of B telegram reaching town that meim inytmng to you. By reason of the changing shape when in motion this tire cleans itself of all mud England Pish company'.' According to Hon. ,5V. R. Mother- well, minister of 'agriculture, th'.s vear's Saskatchewan crop will he the largest aggregate, although not the largest average yielaV: the province has. ever seen. A civic munitions'factory to give an d sli me. IIHIP I IUIEI Hill COMPANY, LIMITED Hud Office: TORONTO in Leidlng Cities Matters of Tires for Automobiles, ifotor Trucks, Motorcycles, Bi- cycles and Csrrlaies, Rubber Belt- ing, Hose, Heels, Mata, TillnB and Ge'neral Rufcbef Sped; employment to. local labor and inci- dentally, supply shells to the govern- ment at cost, is a proposition which Mayor Porter may make to ths Ot- tawa city council at its next meet- is. P. F. Brcdt, one of Saskatche- wan's sons, has been appointed .Live Smith, who Stock Commissioner wan to succeed J. C. severed his connection with the de- partment to' enlist with' the 68th battalion. Mr. Bredt is a son of P. II. Bredt, at one.time Live. Slock Commissioner of' the province and and hammered hard. T. B. Hutcnmson WoUville, who took the horses bought in-this vicin- ity to Valcartier said they all acted well and the majority good val- ue for tie mone) paid To the Citizeni: Although the rules of the street railway prohibit the carrying of dogs (other than lap dogs) on the cars the motormen, from a desire to accommo- date the travelling public, have been allowing dogs on the cars. Quite recently complaints have been made of people taking dogs into tho cars that have been swimming in life lake, and conseciuently wet' These dogs have ru'uued against some onhe passengers, and ruined their clothing. Any efforts on the parf of the mo .tormen to prevent such dogs from gbt one of the- largest pure-bred breeders of the" west- stock Lisut.-Col.Qdlum, whose name ap- peared a iew days ago in the list of wounded, has arrived at. a "London hospital suffering from the effects of the sile." Lie'a't.-Cpl.'pdliini succeeded the late Col. Mctlarg, of Vancouver, in command o! the ?th battalion (Brit- ish _ According to inlprmation received at Ottawa Ueut.-Col. David Watson, of Quebec, who has been commander of the second battalion In the first contingent, will command the filth brigade of the second contingent. He will succeed' 'Col. Landry, who, on account of ill health, has asked- .to be transferred, to aivsist Major Gener- al Stecic.- Col. 'David Watson is the proprietor Chronicle, ting on the cars have in most caseu jeen met -with a storm ot protest ,.Tom the prospective passenger, and in several instances it has he.en a case of "if mi dog carnal rlda I won't." Although it n de.iro of spjsslf and all the street railway employees to oblige" and accommodate the public as much as possible, it is impossible for us to allow few people a tfrly- ilege at the expense and annojanw of the majority of the travelling pub lie. Therefore 1 would ask those who are in the habit of taking dogs on ths cars to respect the rights of others, and refrain from doing so especially when the cars are filledjwlth gers. e cars ar gers. And if the motorraan Is under the necessity of nutting (he dog off the car, please remember that he is only obeying Instructions, and trying to do his, duts Respectfully jours, ARTHUR REID, Commissioner, Kaslo impounds chickens t- large1'.; and We Cannot Control the Law of Supply and Demand and thus secure tea at a but we can and will control the QUALITY of For 23 years the Standard of Excellence m teas has been SALADA and come what may, it shall never deviate from that standard. B si Sensatoins Provided Over War Bicycles provided a mild sensation .In connec- tion with. the purchase bicycles for the first contingent liy T. A. Hussell rrorii the Canada .Motor Cycle Co. of Toronto, which is really tha Kus- Bell. Motor Co., or affiliated with it. cost "tho government. Major Thom- as, tho government's present motor expert, testified recently before the Commission that the same bicycle without equipment could be bought wholesale for S32.00 each. Tho equip- ment, ho said, could be bought for ?S.60, niaking a total'of as as- ainst ?55.00 actually paid. Mr. Russell contended, on the oth- er hand, thiit .'the equipment cost more .than JS.SO. and that, in addi- tion, .the cycles had to uo enamelled to the required war grey. The en- amel, ho declared, cost money, and the total extra equipment, was JS.M. Not Enamel at All Today Clayton Burt, now assistant manager of the Russell Co., declar- ed that the war paint of the cycles -was not enamel at all, but p'laiu paint. The paint, it was slated by Major Thomas, could be rubbed off with gasoline and a 'rough remover. The initial coating put on bicycles was "baked enamel." The coating used for .war coloring on tho cycles in question was or common paint. Burt admitted that structurally the "military" bicycle supplied was identical with the ordinary bicycle sold by the company. A military bicycle was brought to the i room, .and Major Thomas was asked about it. He said it -was an or- the relations existing 'between the Husacl Co. .and..the Co. 'inst autumn. He said that as the result of a visit he made to Detroit, ho decided that the Kally truck was the hest. Tho object of the visit was to buy trucks [or-assembling in Ctt- nadu." At the time lie did not know that .Mr. Uussoll had been appointed agent for the government- to buy amount, inc'ludiug instead of off at 'secretary' of the and wear would take it off in short time.' "Wouid gasoline take the baked en- amel trucks for tho first contingent. Ho who was both buyer and rf seller for tlie company., purchased j Umt llatp ho 1oll for but cycles for the first contingent, at ,his WM with previous. each, or (hat was to Kelly for assembling In Canada: Ho wauld have EOUC io Springfield- earlier, but for the absence'in -California of Sir. Geddes. ina'iiAgui' of the' Kelly-Spring- field Co. Mr. Hurt could not remember who had told bliii Hussell hail been- appoiuleil to liny for the 'gov- ernment, lib was lioBl'tlvo that he had not discussed the mutter with Mr. Russell. Witness snid that as a result ot his visit to Springfield; -he secured the agency for the Kelly-Sprinsfield Co. in Canada for the Russell Co. On September li, Jir. Geddes came to Toronto .to. try ami. complete the assembling and. manufacturing propo- sition made to him by tho Russell Co but the arrangement was not completed, because the- Russell Co. was interested in the manufacturing proposal. Profits for Russell -Company Witness admitted that on the 25 Kelly trucks bought there was n dis- count of 25 per-cent, -Ten per cent, was allowed the- government, leavinK a profit of {510.-on. each track sold for the Russell Co. Thompson, government counsel, thought would give the Russell Co a considerable interest in n sell- ing agency for the Kelly- trucks. "You are absolutely certain, that von (lid not get- more- than 25 per cent, discount on the Kelly trucks? 'No, sir. -That was tho arrange- BANKS .SHOULD EXTEND ..CREDIT StouffviUe, Out., Aug. it is the duty of Canadian banks to go to the credit -bbo ail rUDueu Oi as new." otic celebration held at Cedar Glen Park. He said: the banks are in Wai Grctn Bukld On. Burt here said he was not cer- tain that the' green had not been He'would ascertain asked Mr. Thompson. "Telephone the factory." oui cuai iue, "Oh, we don't want that. Is there the ordinary not some malte aere? green vck would r IUUUV.IULIJ healthy condition, and the directors of some'of thesB Institutions have ad- opted the''means of forcing many man- ufacturers to close their doors. of these employers were (luite pre- pared to assume the loss in order to tide over tho war crisis, hut the banks positively refused to offer the much- needed assistance." He urged the manufacturers to keep their staffs at work, even if this morning' stating that an option doing they might Incur a final loss of offered for two claims Are Tea and Coffee Against You? They contain habit-form- ing drug which sooner or later shows in weak heart, short breath, stomach trouble, headache, sleeplessness, rheumatic Why trifle with such beverages when there's health and comfort in well-made POSTUM (MADE IN CANADA) palatable, nourishing food-drink, made of -vvlieat, which rebuilds in Katun's own way, The rooming cup will be hot, snappy and just as satisfying, with rip hurt following if you have Postum in place of tea w coffee. Postum comes in two forms: POSTUM original thorough boiling I will will __ UWi wi to bring out its flavour and food value, lac and 25c. packages. in the cup INSTANT soiublo .prepared tfilh hot water. 30q and 50c tins..... BoUi kinds are eaually par cup about the sold by grocers everywhere. That's what Postum in piece of cor. has done " novy- Poatum as well as 1 did "There's a Reasph" for POSTUM Canadian Co, Food Factories, KNIFED Old Story of Coffee An old soldier, released from at 72, recovered Jiis health and tolls about it as follows: "I stuck to coffee for years al- though it knifed me again and again. (Tea is just -as harmful aa coffee De- cause it contains the same drug found in coffee.) "Aibout eight years ago f was taWn with a very severe attack of fever. I would apparently recover p I start about 'my' usual work onlj suffer a relapse. After this had i repeated several times during year I was again -violently 111. "The Doctor said be had carefu studied my case and it was eithur "quit coffee or advising me to tako PoBtum in itB place. "I had' always thought coffee ono nf my dearest friends, and. especially when sink, and I was very much taken baqk'by the. decision for i hadn't suspected tlio coffee I drank could possibly clause my troubles. thought 'it over .a fisw miniites and finally told the Doctor 'I would make the change. PoBtlim was pro- cured for me the same. day and made according to directions. '-Well, I HkecJ It and stuck and nlnco then I have been a how "The change in health began in few days and surprised me, and now, ;