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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 28, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 1915 TWELVE HE Can. Wheat for New Zealand Hun. Airships Defeated In Air Battle Near Paris living at great height a 50th of Calgary, under Col. Mason, will Be One To Go-Expected they Will Leave Very Shortly ________________ living al a Rica _ _., no_Tl- talion ill cadi divisional area and over Vint to' the north Ottawa, Aug. r im rv has been selected to t lhe F cncn announcement was made today No bauallon, how- the capital sin Senator l.oughced, acting minister of ,las clloscll [roni the .inl I---- militia, that Incomplete battalions mimaly Ontirio, be-j air-fleet waiting'for them, and ilirne tai Paris, Aug. 28.-Kour Herman .mil, air wheeic, itary aeroplanes attempted to make a raid on Paris this morning. They j TWo "of. the. German machine were attacked by a French air I escaped, hut onc'vvas outdistanced b til... and one German machine was j'jlj 'ptoum Vol SAY LEA NO ACTION i was hurt. live bombs' at Mmitmorer.cy, 15 miles from Paris. So one. YET Winnipeg, Man., Aug. Hon. A. H. Hudson, attorney- general, stated today that no action would he taken this week against any parties men- tioned in report of the Mathers' Commission. He would not specify any date ivhen proceedings mifiht be commenced, but would not deny .that action might be tak- en early next week. V l No Thought of Making Separate Peace- No Danger to Petrograd This Fall- German Troops Exhausted Von Toronto Divisional areas -1 and I: rnl. Archamhault, Quebec; 'visional area Uol. A. J. munitions. In it not ,ke Jfi vicw of this condition Iv that Kpotenay CUr Camp'; 'Mmtary trlcl; aillll, Calgary, Uol. h. G'.- Maso terrupted supply of rcinforcsmcnts. it has been decided to increase by U u_ __ ;hc number of battalions now serving cerning London, Aug. interest ,a displayed here in reports irom Washington oi negotiations between the United States and Germany con-1 London, Aug. the Russian annies continue.to retreat. Foreign I and War ministers at Petroerad deny vigorously that their government, has any thought of making a separate peace with the Central Powers. Special dispatches from Petrograd state ihat the Russians are on the point of digging themselves in. Military writers al the Russian cap- I1UI11UK1- Ifi explained that the senior bat- in England in infantry depots. Magrath Fair Has Good Exhibits and Big Crowd the Arabic incident. Most; oi London, Aug. the orders of their leaders. -1000 more Welsh miners have quit work. The advisability, of the government newspapers consider President j 8erioua, Wilson has won a diplomatic succtes, tlie ciiect of which on the whole ques- tion of submarine warfare is certain to be momentous. -28. i Wilh ideal .'Dudley's gown done -in eyelet and French embroidery, was edauy vvcaHic'r. prevailingjllic annual best" work shown'iiTthis department. roidcry, _was easily the the JIagratb Agricultural associatioj 0k_ycslenlay got: off to. one oi the best starts" in Us'history': Considering the amount of advertising given it. and-board of directors are' to he 'conpatulaled upon the class of exhibits .shown. was a" distinct Icaturc of the fair. In" all-one-hiindrsii and i twenty-five birds, were shown. Pens froiir-thtriiOultry yards -of-such prom- -inl breeders as J. li. Ririe, H. L. _.. side jireedcr, Jlr. Mcndalkow, carried ol! the honors, while in Black Orping- number but the products listed among the finest ever seen in Southern rtl- bcrta. Jlagrath has long si.nv.n as a grower of .premier ipplcs and the fruits shown amply supiurt her past reputation. The grains suj! corn in their class, rank along with the apples. S The dairy and. domestic products control of mines" is again being Reuler that there was no authentic confirmation by the Italian govern' ment of Rome's statement as receipt of the reply, there is reason to believe that confirmation will-not long be withheld. Confer With Lloyd 'Although" it had been announced .hat Walter Runciman would decline to see a deputation of the miners, M o see Runciman 'and Divid Lloyd George conferred for thirty minutes today with committee icpresenting the men which came to London, from Car- diff Wales V further conference will on Monday standing Eirmly ag- ainst another strike- at this time.- game fowl. The turkeys, geese and ducks shown by J. B. Ririe .easily captured both first and second prizes. Probably the best birds ever, shown 'in the south were L. Searle's "T rizcs Her 'Irish crochet wore j pens of Barred Plymouth Rocks. Jhcy "isl' tl WianV ChS! j rtcn: recently shown "in the' Calgary exhibition. Jit. Scarle feels justly proud of this compliment -and we (Continued on Page are now clearly attaining, and, there- fore, they are beginning to detach re- inforcements for the accomplishment of. the other objective of securing the .left flank. This they evidently pro- ipose to rest on the Dvina. if further efforts to secure the lia'itic coast posi- tion fail. .These two Immediate objects secur- ed., the Germans will proceed furtlier, likely to threaten Petrograd seriously P1 this "autumn, as Field Marshal von Hindenbcrg, apparently, has made no progress in his efforts to.secure con- trol of the Baltic coast. Latest news from that region, however, indicates that Germany has not given up the Moscow, Russia, via London, Aug. The Russian toward Berlin reports that German war- ships bombarded at two points on I Dago island, which commands the en- 'iranse to the Gulf of Finland..- 2g._After a series of held by business men ami representa- tives of public bodies in Moscow, such as the provincial district councils and municipalities partaking in the work of preparing war stores, resolutions were adopted today declaring lack of co-ordination between -the Russian cabinet ministers, and. that the un- certain course of the government were hindering the efforts of munition pro- ducers, and that the ministry should be re-organized under the guidance of an energetic premier. The newspapers intimate that the appointment of JI. Kerivoshein, min- ister of Agriculture, to succeed Jean as prime; is and Kiev. L. Gor'emikln imperative. SUB IS SUNK STRATEGISTS .IN ACCORD -Berlin, via London, Aug. 2S. 4. ..German Admiralty to- day made a denial of the offi- Ual British statement that a Cierman submarine bad been sunk this week by a British aviator off the Belgian coast near Ostend .hert Allied conference's Sazanolf, declares emphatically that 's no disagreement among the commanders, and that while soldiers remain on Russian soil there can be no peace; Attaining Object Petrograd, Aug. general plan now being developed by the Ger- mans appears to be to secure the right flank of their main advance by and resting on the-vast track of impassable marshes stretching jrfectly Indicated. Germans Exhausted There is extreme exhaustion in Jerman ranks, which is Quite proba- ile, as the Germans have been attack- ng incessantly for over three months, ind have marched over hundreds or miles of rail-less country, with bad roads. To the actual physical ex- haustion of marching and figotlnE must, therefore, doubtless be added the weakness due to irregularity ot the food supply. .Not even the scientific organization, of the Germans can turn the roads of western Russia into an efficient car- rying media for the supply of both, ammunition and food. The Russians have left nothing behind them, even the growing grass has been destroyed by the device of strewing hay and un- 'tbreshed corn upon the fields and set- ting fire to them. "Over such desolation as the Rus- sians are leaving everywhere as they retire even- German discipline will hardly-serve to drive thair'troops This object Germans I much rurther. OIL FLOODS BRUNER WELL AT CARDSTON London, Tbe Petrosrad correspondent of the Times says he has been 'authorized by Sei-gius Saz- onoff, Russian Foreign Minister, to declare that the highest military au- thorities in Great Britain, Prance and 'are in firm accord in all questions of strategy, and that there never has been any difference of op- inion between the high commanders. MERCHANTS MUST PREPARE FOR INCREASED BUSINESS ft is not often that the Herald finds S. S. Duhhafli- in an expansive mood. Perhaps he has been finding the cares office hanging heaij ihei his head, and realises that a man who Is at one and the same time -both a farmer and a lawyer and besides that a vice-president of the United The limits of the city, exchange ol government telephones have been iexterided one-half mile, and the lim- its are now a a half i" ex-j HON. W. GARIEPY GIVES ANSWER TO BASE CHARGE Municipal Minister Denounces Treachery of Supposed Friends- Has New Taxation Ideas from Recent Convention .Edmonton Alta Aug Wilfred Gariepv mlnibUi of Mum tent The new 'limits .will take in practically all of the north ward, the province, graph of myself, with the following (.underlined: 'Honorable Wilfred Gfu iepy, the man who shas done more for the abolition and the non-recog- nition of the French language hi Al berta education than all the Onlnge- men put together.' KIU IJt.'ul... ....u. .y- v.. paying excess mileage on their] To tne Bulletin rentals will now have no ex- said I 'cess nay. last night Mr am In splendid 'cess nay. .Those who are, healthi am1 lt appear that outside the a half limit, .but! ,lave to be for In addl 'within thej mile, and three-quarters Uou ,0 to attend to my offi limit will-now'pay. only half the ex-, cin., dutle, i find that work of a ___ been accus- unsure been cess mlleage-.thevvhave been accus- -lomed to paying. move will Drove ot considerable benefit to out- lying subscribers..- 'HON. WM. MARRIED '4 Boston, .Mass, Aug. marriage was quietly celebrat- t-d at noon on Friday in Trin- itv Church, boston, of Hon.- Vfts. WJP. for St. lohn, N.B., and ex-mh.ifitcr of t, public Works in the cabinet of Sir Wilfrid -Laurier, to Jliss Gertrude' MacDonald, only daughter of the late Rov. Geo.-, v ___ g o, Win. MacDona'id of N.B. St. John, new and uuexuected nalure been awaiting mv return home "For jcars Le ProgVess Al bertain his been a French liberal organ in this cttv and district' and When I lelt for San Francisco i's director apparently a active believer in the doc trines of the parU to I be long. Bin in a night as it were, by the effects of some influence which I cannot describe he became con verted to Toryism, and 1 find that under date of Augtist If, f special edition of this newspaper was cireu lated broadcast through the province to the footsteps of the Po- man Catholic churches in the French centres of Alberta carried Jn uriouis automobiles, newsboys were offering the cuing All .About Garicps s Scandal1 In this special edition wis dnpldjid .v Urge photo Farmers of Alberta, and chairman of he Rural Relations Committee of so active a bodv as the Lethbridge Board of Trade, is too -busy to talk much, to the nev spapers on any ex- cept extraordinarj occasions. If you will -read what follows you will un- derstand why just naturally iad' to speak up. N 'The merchants and said Mr Dunham are prone to give ad- to the farmer. On this occasion let me speak as a representative farmer and 1 t me be pardoned for giving a little advice to the merchant. We passed through a year of short crops in 1114, and the after- math -oC our somewhat dismal feel- ings has left some effects. With the natural depression of general busi- ness-caused by lhe war in addition, we have let our feelings of caution get so much the better of us lhat we are slow (o recognise really good business: conditions when these are right iipon us. This attitude has gone so tar that it is time now to take stock of the situation." Mr Dunham then went on to talk ot the present position with regard to irrigation farming and a man who owns 700 acres of irrigated land, nearly nllTof which is under a high state of cultivation, speafes as one laving authoritj and not as the scribes. !The wet.weather in the early part of the summer highly fa- vorable to grain farming operations, an detrimental to the production of a. high grfcde of alfalfa suitable for shipping out our usual customers. But the weather during tlie past two weeks while we have been harvest- ing the second crop, has been highly favorable., We therefore find our- selves.- in this our first crop while fit veu weir for our home feeding, and the second will be in good shape for export. The signs t'ov a good third cutting, which is always smaller than the tirst two, are propi- '.ous." The That all so'nhded it was when Mr. Dunham got talking of the grain .crop that-he--became really en- thusiastic. "I do not think our merchants yet realise just -what is ahead of them SUNDAY BAND CONCERT The City hand will play at v Henderson Park, Sunday af.- ternoon at 3 o'clock. The fol- lowing programme will be. played: March, "Captain Good- R. li Hlldreth; waltz, FT. A. Myers; over- ture, Tbeol .Moses; serenade, "Pansles for Thoughts Lou solo, "Yo.u broke my heart to pass the time awavV Goodwin-- Woods (soloist, J. sacred overture, out 4 the lifeline air bv Al Hayes; selection, W. Morse: march, "Swinging, into Victor G Boehnlein, patriotic selection, Sounds from Otto Langey: Save the E. Chandler, conductor. (Continued on. Page TURKEY DECLARES HOLY WAR Athens, Aug from Turkey state that the Sheik Ul Islam chief priest of the "Mohammedans ha" declared'a bolj war against Italy WHelt Oiti Flux MARKETS Winnipeg Prieei SHOULD BE NO BLOCKADE ATTHEGRA1NPORTS NOW Great'.Lake Terminals Fully Equipped lo Handle Enormou Rush of Gram With Marvellous Speed Port Uthui Out 28-The The rush of grain -from the -wcs grim ius.li is. on hesc arc the ma caused blockades in the past [ic worus which bung Port Utliu'- Tllcre suouW DP nonc this jear, l and lort to -j rpl'z'tl0' spile o! the record ctops The reaso that tl-eir of greatest ictrvit} "r onened a am flic (r t cirs ol is tint the nih iv lanlities al 1915 crop have been re eivcd praclicallv doubletl thote of las ton, the wS'and uoin now on for Uar 1 Ins doul I mg has been brough months the cereals which -ire about 1 j the comp clion of the Can to fcul an empire will now eastward adnu Noitliorn rallvajs Port A iceas leas i thur lo Slid uij link, giving it t two cities where tie tril service and the putting ml the west converges ami shape lor lull opt ration of the Ni whcrn bulk is broken in transfer from tional 1 lanw-ontmental, rail to sail during the 'eaion ot navi now under Dominion government to Latio the amfouncemert thittheUrol includmg the branch line co has started to move finds cv nectmt with the head of tl mbettei shape for Handling lakes Last vear the Canadian Pac he ratlvva, las tl-o onli railwas ca ible of giving .1 full senico past Lai Superior to the oast, and most of this line is now double-tracked 96% 49 142J4 High Low WEATHER Fine and..warm. c it than has, ever been the case Ihe statement that the bar est is to be the biggest ever and that there will be upwards of 17i 000 (100 bush recious Black Fluid Floto Out Over Top of Well t Drilling Continued Cardston, A'lta., Aug. ude, black over the im of the Dominion Oil Co.'s well st evening. This is the well situat- d fourteen miles (eighteen by outh of Cardston, which has been op- iating in such mystery, since. last larch. Some months' ago it was ru- iored'that oil had been struck in this ell but nothing definite could ha earned regarding exactly "what had) appened It now appears that ths ormer event was just such another idication of oil as occurred yester. ay which was the second1 time the rail had given up a quantity of its recious liquid Practically no effort has been made o mace the- stock on tne market lo- lay Dr Bruner of Calgary, president; of the company, allowed a few sen- ences to escape which seem to indi- cate that something big In the oil lino s shout to transpire You may tell t! he said to tha Herald renorter that these shares will stand a better chance of being mally worth a share than the of _uy nther oil well in Alberta, n less than a years time they bo selling for 00 per share In two years time, the} will be -north 110000 per share We have the word of oil experts, Including Geologist Do-vling that we possess the only perfect oil- (Continued on _ page ARE IN FINE els of surplus for contnns no element of fear foi the railway com- panies nor for those concerned operation- .61 that takes place erics of for the continent r being onh three million biishHs short of that cliiined In r'lucago the prc miei ijrim shinpint pott, growing. and -till is ine is n is this eastern sertice which acts as a safety vaUe against the. possi- bility of a blockade buch as has been previously experienced at the head ol the.lakes and which causes consider- able trouble in the marketing; ol Wes- tern Cinadas gram D a prominent buyer ot Great Falls, is In the city this week busing cattle. He has al- ready bought forty carloads ot of the finest cattle In the south; in- cluding some of Hyssop's, or Ray Knight's, and about torts of stecn from Gordon IroMldM Watson States lhat W- has 1MB cattle in such me condition H thtr ing ibest ot condltUm (Contumcil on Pajc are at present ahd In the very ies o There is no lack cf range or at this aoulil no t ue market, Mr (ofeCMt ;