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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 23, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, AUGUST THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE NTSE Serious Siiuation .Created Uy Action of Master-Marines in Resigning 1 Vancouver.-- Xiis. com- fclelo llc-up Columbia'coasl- .wlso, oni' luterlur, Jako shaping an- pears Inevitable 115 a result o( (he dil- 'L'awillari -ilcr- o're'a'uMUoii: made up ot tho masters anil males ot steamers, and the employing com- patriot Siembera of tho guild ei) ilmt they would hand In their rests- na'tlous; doliilue Jfiat the; woblt nblTecoeiKjfe their organization wagij Practically alUjitiUie sUlps' officers iayei 'iresfgued) ari.5.'; coin-' haio caucJelW'd sailings lu'the cnastVlie traai', Ball ways, are retas-. Iiie.to -for points iu tho -Interior jppendlug .pij jiTio.ferry trantfrr-Ior arrival at des; tlnatlqii. j'j 'Officials ot the'isund ttatf jthat haja '.received; ae from', tho Do- uilplpu: government at P.Uavi-a to lytipnV'an appeaC was forwarded ask- g that tho government take over jiorallon ot tlio steamers: tor raltoS Butds jol th'e royal commission whtch loves- Mealing the dispute from which the guild -withdrew, staled that Ottawa bail acknowledged receipt ot his wire explaining the situation but had sept fcO other reply} He Bald that tho government Was ewaltiog the jral ot Preniter liorijen before taking actlon.i Vessels :o( the Canadian Pacific Railway; the Grand 'Trunk Lucille Itailway aiij the tjulou Steamship Company are uractleally all up. At 1'cutlcUHi on the Okauagan Lake e Kerr and FAMILY GROCERS (.hero fs ono hundred toils of fruit, awaiting shipment and "thore other important fruit shippliiK 4 cakes 22c--f Soap, Sunlight, 15c' Soap, Pels per carton Soap, White. Naptha, carton............7Bc ---I Sauces, Patterson's Worcestershire Sauces, -Macdowell's 27c Relish, Dyson's.............................28c'V Vinegar, Holfarook's English Matt...........27C Raspberries, Goodwillies' in Wonder Shine, for Gold and Silver. Removes Tarnish instantly without rubbing, regular' 25e. On sale this week Old English Floor Wax, per tin..............76c I Johnston's Prepared Wax, per tin......... 7fic J Lemon Polishing OU, per boltle 21c Cloverdale, this week...................50c a tsd Boxes for mailing ovcrseas'pVrcels strong" and light, 10c each.and 2'f6r fe5c per tin Tomatoes, per caie t Early June, per case W.70 Early tin 20c Pumpkin; per tin 27c'. per tin J0c per tin Pink Salmon, talt-tin 22c- Honey, Airline, 2 Ib. glass, each 91c P.ork and Beans, individual sfre 8c Campbell's Soups, each i8c'i Thistle Hadrfie, small size lOc we will de- liver to any part of the city all Cash and Carry Orders amounting to (1.50 or over. j. (By Arthur in the London VISIT OUR STORE AND SAVE MONEY. Pure! Nutrition land-! Body Building Dairy Milk .iV i, necessiiy to me iip-buiidmg of (JiiUreii's health. They DAIRY Ltd PHONE 1576 system that has saved many BO far and it tho only defensi, syitem that Is capable of indefinite niteatlon. Dcslroyera are of aU forms of .crift thB most effective, because they alone have the capacity for sud den tmrels ot very spwa, and Combine with liis 6uch' b'andiriBSS that they cari be made to turn in a small circle. The vaiuu ui this sprintins and manoeuvring lies in this, submarine attack a con Toy must have Its penscope shoeing If the convoying dCBtroyer sees tho perlscone it can dash for the spot at the rate of a mile in two minutes and (Ken :ntanoeuTre. a roujjd.' d ropping depth charges In an area ims-hich one ot these may ho hoped to find the enemy Otnlously the more quicMy- it can get (o the point Tihere tbe suh marine the smaller tlie area iii rhicil the can hare fled, the greiter thereiore the chances of tha'depth charges destroying it. Even itithe submarine escapes annihilation, tho fact that explosion, has followed explosion a depth j of hetvreen Mid ISO feet is sure to have shaken it up Ten severtlj and to have cans ed acme oven If not fatal damage and hence greatly disturbed the ncryes and upset tho morale Of those within her. The high probabil- ity of such an altack following within two three or four minutes of the perl seen imposes the severest of all Strains officers uniJ crews: The; then, 'of multiplying dea'troyeri can simply not be Proletling a Conyoy. While (ha destroyer Is Ifio ideal ship for protecting a convoy, it does not 'mean that other of caTal force are usetcsg. So far from' this btlng the case there is. har'dl> any lorn) of" ship that cannot; In some cir- cumstances ba, turned. !p. account ,for tMs purpose Tor example ten or twelra knot tranlers or e and inrenly knot sloopi If well armei! aaf cqnned, may as useful as dis.troyer in protecting ships If the sibm'ar'lne is attacking them hy. long- range In the, weather conditions In'- which Ihcy make good gun plat- formsjisuch vessels to armed are; in- deed. a complete protection. But, lacking speed, they cannot counter at- lack tf thex submarine jrela Info posf- to use a torpedo Their cabaclty to cHecllvcJy tipon kind! of guns they are araw with arid the training and skill M ihelr crein Sichf Vessels draw too HUIe water (o he .firorablc targets the forpedo and while havo not much power to 'attacSira submcrgod the torpedo-using has torrea- no under witer" meads of ottenM ifalnst Ihrov Aiid Jnst ns sloops and trawlers profect conrojs so a well (SomMd merchant ship eta conroy tin armed and (o eiteal tn IK Wajcb ,W TiglUnl awl In gunnery 'good can afford a degree at se as protection against snips ot own kind setting a thief ivJUi.a. Ten- K ttfe enemy relying" on the long guns whtch tbu largest subtecrines can carry elects to light a3 a Surface ship then it is obviously good poHcj-- ;nercba.nt shins open to such attack to hfe efecgrted a submarine, because tbe lying pnrthe aurface with nirijj aiid guns probably be seen hy Us intended vic- tim considerable distance off, long betore-he will ue visible to- Tlift convoy would then sig- nal toTHs cscortji-who' would proceed' to stalk tho enemy, 'and manoeuvre Tor 'a torpedo attack at dose quarlera. The enemy submarine the'iisaler is badly equiu- delecting an oppo- nent of its It (s "this ifhlob gtves tbe protecting: submarine- his chance. t- The Cruising Submarine, The ol the cruising suh to the enemy is thatils higher surface radius oraction more Comiidable surface, Teasel tban subnj'arlnes of the ordinary type. Un- der water it Is of, no. greater ils lesser except that It can stop at sea longer, and, liavlrig more torpedoes Js for a greater number otialtacks Cut mere s zc Is a disadvantage if the submir Ine is to he used iris, hence, ob'yious that -work as- far dfietdr.a5iM3SsIb.le-thai these" vessels have been built It'is precisclj against such on the surface that our'own are likely to he effective.- In: addition-to des- troyers sloops trawlers inbnnr inea, aircraft nre used purposes too, but their utility lies more fn_ offensive tactics, To sum up, the best of defence: I use the term convoy, a fact .which Is .proved :by the -extraor- dinarily low; lost tines the principle adopted ra ther less than a year ago. The con: trast 'between .the ante- convoy coridl lions shows .sively.j VTwelve "derwriting rate for Transatlantic ib'ot more: armanient its toms wns per cent Those abote-'watcr protection make it a took the risk apparently reckonfng on only one sh'fifi fn Die voyage Today fallen from one to about one ia 70 is to know that ed States they are not only buildIpg deslrovers with furious energy fcut the undefeated Mr Fiord ia turfiwig jut special antl "uhmarlne craft With iomethmg like the facility wltii whfch L i produces motor tars rp _ But is lien all is said and done mope as a deterrent tojsub marines nthcr than as a direct for their destruction and la mulmatned at un immence cost mjhe wear and tear :ot-ships, and, byV.the employment of aa Inimense oilmen' H consequen'iy involyea "a of expense all ot vihicli uitist be addoil to the total disadvan tages enemy s submarine campaign, fiilposes us It Is (hln Vihlch lends point to the old saying that tbe best defends Ts the offence for 1f wholesale tructton of submarines can adiyiL ed tbe evil stopped sc to speak al its source i, 1 ;will "'discuss tbe. main the measures of offence on a fk casfon i r as we feentl; froa thi hteot Ihe first craislnj Ford and Service r Of the Ford Car, Ubelf, suiely little need be said Eveiyone knows its sUnreme value. Its reputation as a mojt cai-for-the-money automobile has penetrated to farthest regions and to all points of the compass. This reputation has been, jn no sense, a "luuky" happening Eicellent In design and long in value to the-dollar aq tho Car uhdeba'aMy Is It could nerer hare non repulalion hfi ml tho Compiny back of it recognized how essen tial Real Scfilce (o tho buyers and owners ot Ford Care was bound (o be.iThe man paring orer sood money {OF ft motor car wants a car, not tor part of the lime, not (or most of the time, tiut for all of tho time. And the Ford c'.vaer can count on lliatf ....____________................ No matter where ho may go, what difficulties ha may 'encounter, he -will find Ford Service almost :at'hli Instant any rate, so near 'and ao ready thal.tha response for help wlll'-surprlse add gfaltfyjhlni. ererjrj afly and In eVery town of any slzo In Canada li located a ft is the Ford Coropanj a boast ai it Men theft anibftfon, that irhero moforisl may tour, he can find a Ford Dealer with a Service readf to tlif him the as 'ot nee or advice ho wants I'onl Service Is a Sertico that-ls not a mere slogan not'a tounilini; (hrase, but A Very Real Tiling We have on hand a COMPLETE STOCK OF REPAIRS AND ACCESS- ORIES of Ford Cars arid Trucks and can fill any orders on short notice. ;FORD GARAGE 6 C McCftEERY, H E MEIMCH, Praar'etor c 4 9 ;