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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 23, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta THt' UVJ HliKllJUE UAabX MUMJAY, AUUUM PHOTOPLAYS World Wide Movement to Organize Returned Soldiers VAUDEVILLE OTTAWA. Aug. (Canadian at empire ot are.apparently being jsoldtera and 1 toward tho co-ordination of re- turned soldier and sailor orsaui" i sc-ldlera W Marshall Half :d by tie atteud j gankers of Great War Veterans' Association Dooi-: lorps iu attendance. v headquarters here of a commun- The couference Is to ,eek lie best 'leation from Harry J. Flynn propos- means of helping all returned toldiers Ins an amalgamation of the Great War i ami sailors; to bring about closer un- 1 Veterans ami Grand Army of I'nited ions ot the veterans' organuat ous .'Veterans in Canada. reprv-ssnUtlous throughout the empire and to contmue Steve been nude bv tho of the .'.he bond, of comradeship which were American Legion.'the United states begun owtlns the war. fiorganlzation of ex-service men, asking i The matter Canada's rcpresenta- BISCOVERS GERMAN RESPONSIBLE FOR 1917 EXPLOSIONS JUAREZ, Aug.'' Piul AltendorfT, who arrived hers from Mexico City today under guard, uld that under commtstion of United States insurance compin- its, he had discovered In Mexico a German, whose neme he gave, who was the perpetrator of the Kingston Island and Black Tom prope-rty valued at millions or dollarj was destroyed and several lives lost. i Effort Being Put Forth To Set- I tie the Trouble, Which is I Tieing Up Mine coats." his new Parsuiotmt-Artcraft picture, which win suuerTlaed by Thuinas H. luce, and Is rimulu; uoir the Kmpress iiieairc. thst will make exponents Q( Ihe "Bhlramy" ?.nd big The principal btiitone Is Jlarrjr .who' Interprets "UlUe John''. voice anil en- gaging.personality admirably Into many a vaudevillo artist take to I ,hls ejecting i-alV Mid the metro- the tall timber. And that's just where j pohtau prWcomiienJ him It-amoug the grest for- America's finest baritones. t.ts of the -Northwest where he is sup- posed to be a lumber boss when the ictlOE of "John PetUcoiU" begins. He Is entertaining an uudieuco o( lumberjacks with hi. terpilchorean specialty when the news comes that he has Inherited a uiodiste'i shop In N'evr Orleans. Then the fun begins. Threats by half a dozen had agitat- ___ _ ors have caused'a split in union ranki at Ihe Commerce mine and today strike is tietag things up. Such bee'n notified that.France will send i thai Canada will be able to send a j delegations and they are cipectm? strong deflation. agsnua ot the i representation from the ether allied I conference, nets forth that It IB hoped nations. Canada, it is expected, will! to make the retnrned soldiers and i send a strong delegation. sailor.' organizations the backbone of -1 The agenda has also been received the League of Nations. i: FOHEST FIRES STILL 'i-.-.- RAGE IN MANITOBA WINNIPEG. Aug. to I information received this afternoon by J a locitl paper, stores of homesteads. 4 mostly inhabited in Ihe -i Inwooti district, are in danger of be- j ing wiped oni br bust fire, which I IB sweeping norlhwmid and Is now Tli-i' U Oninion of Labor Mem- with the .O. II. U. agllaters IS upiniyii m L.OUU j lhat the ber Who Says All M. P. s ed I the statement njade to The Herald to- day iu reference to the trouble. O. U. IT, agitators are trying to light the checkoff there. All the men ilgnsd i it up. and received their back pay I more than s week ago. Wednesday dis- satisfaction started to show by the i holding of several meetings. Pracllo ially all the under ground men -went and de- rflsclud- Are Useless COIJA1.V. Aug. 23. "There accordance with government In- structions and the stand of the coal association the chectoff are; was put into effect at the Commerce MONTREAL, Aug. local see T I -----i see ior tuc proceedings In three miles east ot In wood. sltuallou In sugar whereby a number (the house al comrnons so thai they So fjr as can he learned no casnalt- of relail 5torea-are disposing of that w not havo to reiy oll -garb- les hive vet occurred. Owing to the at and 23H cents a ied accounls- appearing in the press prevailing Tolunleer tire j md ls a reflection of the break in ot was confident there lighten, hive been unable to checK the i states market which re- u be a it this could hap- Dames and preparations are being ]aEt week ln Mg3r 6oM in i "stroll at 17 cents a pound. I m According to a prominent saler here, a number of dealers and speculators, large Quantities of sugar o'n their hands, anticipated about 210 useless members at Ottawa, mine and the men seemed satisfied, including myself." Angus McDnonld. hut the agitators got busy. They were M.P.. for Teniiskaiutng. said last nlslit.-; unable do anything with the sur- His speech In a measure, smacked face men. who arc on the job steadily, of the radical. Had he supreme is expected that a number of under- cr for a week, he said, his-first wish [ground men will bo working in the j would be to have built an arena with -mornlug. Kvery effort is being matie' to have the (iuestion settled properly by the mine oftii lals. Meetings are being hclil. with Bill einbarraesed to death among llneerie and petticoats in hig new Esosslo, but sticking It ont with. usual doggeduesa and vf Inning his hearl's desire at the end. i one ot 1 j Things equally commendable can he said of the principal slugere of the cast, as well as the j chorus and orchestra, were there space. v'_ "Robin Hood" comes to the Majes- tic neit Saturday, Aug. 28th. In one deltclously humorous scene he introduces his lumberjack dance in a tualonable Southern ball room and Is thrown out for his pains. NOTES ON ROBIN HOOD "Robin Hood" was produced by Ralph punbar, the well-known purvey- or ot musical entertainment, wiih the assistance and co-operation of Reg- inald Do Koven, the famous composer of the opera, the project being the most notable in the last year ot Mr. Do Koven's eventful life. The leading soprano role Is In the hands of Elsa Thlede. one ot Kentncky's fairest daughters, whose place eminence as singing actress Is sure. She has starred three seasons, coming to nob in Hood" last February tor the seals, "around tlist hastily at Ottawa." :im! bis second jand women voters in Ihe country c ca' I see lor Ihewsc-lves profecilin HARVESTING PROGRESSES IN MOOSE JAW DISTRICT niade by families in the path of the Dames to vacate before the danger be- comes acute. After eight years' serrice as com- of telephones in Manitoba, tinder.the provincial government, Gto. A. Watsoa sent In his resignation. WILSON ___ ___ months' experience In the whole- jjouse showed that "the Idg interests" like break in the Canadian market aim told out at a loss of a few cents a pourd rather than risk possibly larg- w one. slump in the United Stales will not materially affect the sugar trade la Canada, It la elated. Kill them all, and the germs too. lOc a packet at Druggists, Grocers and General Stores. FOREST FIRES OUT IN GLACE BAY DISTRICT SYDNEY, N. S., Aug. for est fire wb'.ch menaced Glace Day last night wit extinguished by a heavy downpour ot rain. While all prepara- tions had been made by the local fire fighters to beat} back the flames should they reach the outskirts, the residents of Glace Bay were distinct- ly relieved when the rainstorm termin- ated the havoc wrought by the flames. The fire'burned over many miles of crown timber lands and considerable Dominion ujal property. So far u known no lives were lost. NEW PRESIDENT MOOSE JAW, August grain progressed so rapidly last week that it is considered threshing In this district will he general next week. the rulers ano "whvii the'ywliiYiia l'er ceat- of wnM'- 90 per -t cent, of the barley nad ur> per cent. of oats are now in stook and wilh a I conlinuance'of Ihe present hoi spell, [cutting will be .completed In the nest I few days. i There are no reports of damage by ifroRt. Xlue hundred w i placed last week by thp local bureau. with 200 already sent to the fields today. I (BRITISH AND GREEKS ADVANCE CHICAGO, Aug. Hays and George White of the CONSTANTINOPLE, Aug.. Mean and Democratic committees, re- ip.rilish and are advanc- the treasurer of each cora-Jius in the. directio'n- of 77 inittea and the treasurers of the scn-imiles southeast, of BniMa, from the atonal and congressional campaign! Jsniid area toipul down a new Nation- commillees of each party were order- j aiut on Saturday re- ed to appear betore the senale com-.t r.ulted in 20 persons killed, includinR mitlee investigaling campaign and 600 'wounde-i; dilnres hero ncil Tuesday. The committee instructed Senator; Kenyoc, its chairman, to IN Govenior James M. Coi asking'him i PART AT to either appear here next Monday or j f: COLONIAL TODAY send a reprasentatire to present any may have to srfbstantiatej Orlcntal'Star-Has Role of Hard-Heart- his charges that Republicans are'rals-j Character in ing a I of PHOENIX MONDAY' AND TUESDAY Million Dollar Smile Hale Hamilton 1HATS GOOD" An Amazing Metro Comedy Snub Pollard Comedy "Drink Hearty" "Elmo the Fearless" SALT ._ Purifies Blood WINNIPEG, Aug. Par- nell was toOay elected president ot the board of trade in succession to H. M, Agnew, resignetl. VILLA'S METHOD OF A U.S. market authority says ow- ing lo tlic high price of materials, half-how are going to IJQ made a feature of fooilnino apparel Instead of the customary silk s lockings. Save Certificates for Wearever Aluminum I Sessuo H.iyskava. the'noted ,0fi-. DEALING WITH PROFITEERS i ontat star. Is Mgcr '.his SAN ANTONIO, whimsi- Ifollowins win like Bfanil of cal caprices of Francisco Villa which newest Robertson-Cole have ranged from practical Jokes to j Superior picture, which will he :seen violent outbursts, had an odd climax I at the Colonial theatre today and at the Httla town ol Sabinas, Coahuiiji, j, Tuesday. The psrt of a Spanish: bull- when concluded the terms of fighter which he plays in this intense- render to the De la Iluerta provlsion-'j ly melodramatic production is widely al government of Mexico. j different from most of his rplea. After closing tho Sabinas brewery1. "The part of 'Lopez''' satd.Hnya- and all saloons. Villa dlapalched four kawa, at tho close of maklrig' the pic- "audltora" to audit tho books of all the j lure. "Is a most unique _ anrt. fasci- i larger inercantilo establishments of I natlns one. In it I play a cruel. .lie town and report to him the nam- cold-bloooed, selfish man. whose es of those men whose books showed bumaur.ess only comes lo the surface the most profit made during Ihe past when he has a win. and who later he- 12 months. This being accomplished comos embittered because the" mother be requisitioned on these stores for shoes, hats, breeches, underwear, socks, shirts, forage, horeeshoes, leather, pack mules anil horses. Later Villa told General with whom he concluded terms fur surrender that he did nut expect the provisional government to pay for those goods as taken clothing were able to lose It on account of the i large profits made during the .past1 j HARVEY'S MINSTRELS AT MAJ year." All of the materials seized were issued immediately to Villa's com- mand. How to Make Coffee ABow one buptng of to cup. tailing water ovetlie coffee. Sfmmcr j miroitta. Let itind 3. few minuter Thtnserye. Be sure aA, ISEALBRAND COFFEE Whole, for Tricclatan ami ordinary tors. In >j, i and a-lbi t gpo Mailed free on MONTREAL. a TODAY AND TUESDAY A Great Drama pf Spain With Hayakawa as a SpahUh Buli- ftghtlng Matador. Also a Riotous Comedy Double Header "SOMEBODY LIED" "BOWL 'EM OVER BOYS" Two Special Laugh TreaU Popular and 10c MAJESTIC THEATRE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY THIRD ANNUAL TOUR BY CANADA'S FAVORITE R. M. HARVEY Presents nf Ihe child is virlually killed by the taunts of her townspeople. "There may 1m yome who will not like 'Ixicei' as -.rell as if he were per- feet. Tint in ttils' day of the eternal 'happy ending' it is a pleasure once in a while to play am sure that all who see me In this It Is like life "the jieoiile he had part will agree that and provisions from j really la." ESTIC TONIGHT AND TUESDAY I COTTON PRODUCTION IN BRAZIL .Former Member of Mounlad Police and Overseas Offi- cer It Restored Him To Complete Health. have tried and give it my I unqualified declared i-Hod .Pork, of Victoria, who for- irierly was conurjcted with the Itoyal i Mounted Police sind during I the war s Major in Ihe Canadian Forces. f liio past r.vo years my health- on'hy a chrouir of said ,Maj. 1'ark. ".My iHipctito was.Eons and 1 i.iite very little of anything, for gas vvoiiid form on iiiy stomach and .giy.e Mne a heavy bloated.Moling and cause my heisrt in piilpitate till I could hard- Scores of citizens of this city and j vicliiily know one or both Clarence an1 Kl] Tolllver. They are two of Ihr? most noted colored corned- ians In (tic world. Powell looks like the typlral .oolnrr-d preacher of high and claims to he RIO and improved production of cotton, espec- ially In northeastern Brazil, a great ..............._ potential producing center which IB at preacher's ?nn, ami we do not fcnnw present nuilo undeveloped, is the oh- of any reason that should pro- ject of a Cotton Service Bureau re- v-ont him from being one of the most cenlly eslabllshed by vrcrlrtcntial successful colored cumcdlans just decree. bureau will Investigate the properties of the poll aud rlimalk1 condllionfl, and eslabUsh pxperlnlcntal slations lo study the culture nf cot- ton and preventive measures against rests and plant diseases. in he is or why fart should embar- rass hia furents. A mlnrlrH. csiwirially .one of the. order of Harvey's Greater! Minstrels Is certainly a harmless but (urlcnr.'vtlnK Inspiring amusomcnl anci it has Its tf-ns nf thousands of thc (Otton zones will ho provided strel fnns jnxt AS thcro are tens of! machinery, Implements anil fertilizers 1 ITmusands tif baseball fane.. at cost jirluea. and establishments will bo installed for preparing for market. -AND OCTOROON BEAUTY CHORUS The Largest and Highest Class Minstrel Organization A Guaranteed Attraction. KINGS AND .QUEENS Famous.- Ballad Singers, Entrancing Dancers, Novelty Entertainers. Expert Comedians, Initruniental and Vocal Kololsts. A 20-PIeca Band. Every Man a Soloist. ACTS 15 WATCH FOR THE PARADEI SPECIAL MATINEE TUESDAY AT 75c, 50c Matinee Tuesday: 50c, 25c SEATS AT ARMSTRONG AND RAWORTH'S V'i WAS had head- Clarcnro I'ou-rll is a comedian of 'high rank, known as it "high comeii- ian" ono wlio upon eloquenl aches and many times I Wasn't able A reprraenauvr ,ne IHK i.nslish wit fo rreate fun morn lhan the rough to work While tn Prince wai shell- i ''onihinr' is now m the iiurtlic-n style. When hf prtirlucns his book of mnklns off Jokes end com- for me tn jditiotm, j mentK of local affairs in the town or get to slec.p at uight and then f was I lrllPslrel cMWUag by terrible drcnms. My h? a storm of an- loo. was weak vnil pained me con-1 O.-l ho bank of the plaitse and when he vmst his own stanlly 1 Urotherhoorl I.ticomotivp hngincers. song pnroily "Never and "W-i-TrS'O-N 1 ciiarter for which was recently gnuiv- i .spells Wilson1' hf is again given an ed in Washington, will ojien N'ovem- I oviHlnn. This company vrlll be at the Majes- tod.iy ami Tuesday. "A few weeks aeo I started tilting Tanlac and 1 foel boiler and Blronser ranmc au-i I rwl boiler and Blronser I This compauv wl z" wi" orecled lie tod.iy ami "TUP: perfectly. I am not troubled with con- slipatlon or head.-Khva and my hack i never hurls me at nil. My nervcK arc i BILL will lie Thfi diilot and steady and f fine every stock rn Ijf- limited lo brotiiorhoo'.i j members, most nf whom are enpine B 'ilrLvurs. Diviiloiuls will be JtmilPd 10 Tanlac- is sold In by 10 per cent. .John D. Hislnbolhain k Co.; In Coal- j. imrposc-of Hie batik ts hurst by Diamond Drug ft Stationery stated to airl the sr, ijno meniliei-s Stoic, and in Warner by Mrs. N, Ix-r- jnml Ihe SS7 rjt' di" brother- hood. HART SOME DANCER Shakes a Wicked Hip In New Film, "John Petticoals" NOW PLAYING AT THE EMPRESS TJId v'on know Hill Tlart was u ,lazz He dues a dance In "Johu PeUi- Majestic Theatre One Night Only, Saturday, AUjGJm TRIUMPHAL TRANSCONTINENTAL TOUR OF FAMOUS PRODUCTION OF AMERICA'S BEST LOVED AND I GREATEST COMIC OPERA Thomas H.lnce WILLIAM S. HART "JOHN PETTICOATS" A bushel of funf a smashing bat- tle for a good woman's name, a pretly romance of love, and tome mlGhty big pulls at .your sec them all "John Peltfcoatg." A Hart picture that's different. Ojmcl 'Also Other Attractions and Miss Dofly Preston Rendering Your Favorite Selections. Hundreds of the Leading Cities Have, Just Acclaimed It "The Best In Years." Metropolitan Supreme and Mall Orders Now Received. Seat Sale Opens Wednesday Morning at Armstrong and RawortFi's, ;