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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 30, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR THE LETHBRIDGE MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 1915 Blbcrta DAILY AND RATES: HT. dcliverea, M-JJ tally, by mill, per year. by mall, per year. TELEPHONES! such a-truco iiot Sclns ln existence to- day Is entirely upon tho shoulders of the Conservative party.. It rests with the Conservative party now to pat.a stop to nil political controversy dur- ins the An understanding that there would not bo an election until tho close of the War would bo cer- to bring the statement from Sir Wilfrid Ivauricr that all political act- ivities so far ns the Liberal party is concerned will cease, provided tho CoiuervaUwjs make a lite agreement. (Editorial W. A, Buchanan John Managing Director Businesi Manager ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR Th'ough the Russians are in full re- treat along the whole of the eastern front, from north to south, the cry of their leaders still is "No peace while the invaders are on Russian They disclaim any intention of con- tracting a separate pence, and say that they will continue the fight tcr a finish. Having driven the Czar's forces out of Poland and back onto the soil of Russia proper, the Teutons are now bending their efforts to driving them also out of the little part of Galicia that still remains to them. From now on Russians will be fighting for foot- holds on their own territory. In the meantime the business in- terests and other sections of the' Rus- sian people have fully roused to the the have demanded a .reorganization of tie somewhat demoralized, government of the day, Serbia has sent a reply, -to the-Al- lied Powers regarding concessions she will make to Greece and Bul- garia, and the reply is said to be fav- orable to the plans of tie Allies. The Germans are prepared to dis- avow tbs sinking of-the Arabic, as having been contrary to the intention of their government, and now they are trying io open up the Lusitania incident as a basis lor further nego- tiations regarding submarine -warfare, and In an attempt 'to strengthen the thin thread of friendship which has barely kept the two nations from.an open' break. KILLED IN ACTION N casualty Hit YOUR KING AND COUNTRY NEED YOU RIGHT NOW! Farmers should put forth every ef- fort to get the ripened grain cut. Ev- ery day counts now and not a mo- ment should be wasted. PUT- THE' BLAME IN THE RIGHT PLACE Since they find that the mass of people are opposed to an election. durT ins the War, some of the Conserva- tive newspapers are endeavoring 'to create the impression that the politi- cal discussions which have been tak- ing place since the War started are due to the action of the Liberal party. The reeord'of events in Canada since August, 1914, will prove absolutely that the Liberal party, through its leader, Sir Wilfrid Laurier, proposed a truce and observed a truce until they found out that the Conservative party, was' preparing for an election in the fall of 1914. There may be some Conservatives who feel that the Lib- erals should still have persisted in re- fraining from political discussions and aHowed the Conservatives to proceed with, their election arrangements; but that is not the nature of the people who call themsehes Liberal in this "country. Under cover of a truce they were not going to allow the Conserva- tives to catch them napping. Asa matter of fact, the Conservatives were eadeivoringjto use the offer of the Liberal leader to adhere to a. truce as a means ot taking the Liberals un- awares and springing an election upon the country. The Conservatives nev- agreed to a truce' and never ob- .served a truce since the War com- menced. The Hon. A. E. Kemp, a member of the government at Ottawa, made a' declaration that there never was a truce between the parties, and that truce would not have been agreed to by the Conservatives.: At the very time when, a truce was supposed to be in the Conservatives in; Al- berta held nomination conventions _ snd placed candidates in the field for ihe Federal House, and the patronage committee -in Lethbridge lopped off the heads of office holders who had been appointed by the late Liberal government, and the chopping was done -in the coldest kind of a way, without a charge'being preferred, and irtthout an investigation: being held. Now we find some of the Conserva- tive trying to blame ihe Liberal part; tor the precipitation of. ooliticai discussion during the War. Evidently the} oinected the Liberals' to fold their .ariasj-and allow office Solders to be dismissed without criti- tgainst grafting in war contracts; In sd in the Held by tlieir opponents and not take any action themselves, to re- main dumb and not murmur a word lisni, to permit candidates' lo be piac- our Conservative friends evident- ly, thought they were permitted to io at they liked during, the War, and '.hat the Liberals must.sit in a corner ind silent. There could have DMH a political truce at tne beginning'of the War that would lave been carried Ihroush to the con- iliuiOB of War. Tbe blame for With oil gushing from the depths and grains, grasses and stock produc- ins wealth on the surface, the Card- ston district should soon be roiling in wealth.' Cardston country. There is good rea- son to believe, however, that if there is a producing oil area in Alberto it is more likely to bo foued in the ex- treme south country than any place else. Twelve battalions of Canadians will soon sail across the Atlantic. Let us see that we have always twelve battalions ready to answer the call, until the -war is concluded. Mr. Dunham's hint to the business men is worth heeding. This is not a time for th'e blues. The country is producing great wealth, and business conditions will improve wonderfully from now on, in fact, they have al- ready 'improved. The safest way to develop our oil fields is being adopted by the com- panies in the Cardston district. They are boring first, and when they find oil in paying quantities they may put some stock on the market. They are not spreading stock certificates all over the country, 'and promising to bore later. We all hope genuine gushers are discovered in the Card- ston field. Now Is not the time to start another oil company stock epi- demic. Legitimate development is the great need, and that is the policy pursued ny the companies in the EICKEDUPIN SSING! THE EUSV HAN C A. Brower, M.P.P., may be ap- pointed sheriff of Elgin county. Louis Biel, U. S. tobacco magnate, died at Toledo, Ohio. T. Zeats, formerly of Regina, has been appointed chief of police at Ybrkton, Sask. W. R. Hall, a prominent .citi- zen of Chatham, Ont., is dead. Ho was once a Conservative candidate for the legislature. Thos. Rutherford, for many years chief of Peterbcro's volaateer firs brigade, is dead. Stanley, the six-yeal-old son of TV L Vrtstviile, Ont., was mangled to death in a threshing ma- chine. r Kev. S. Gower Poole, rector for twenty-six years of the Church of the Good: Shepherd, Cornwall, died at the age of sixty-nine. There are names on the municipal voters' list for Calgary. Allan S. C. Rogers, son of E. R.. Rogers, Toronto, was killed in the Dardanelles. He was an R. M. C. graduate. The' Young Men's Bible Class of Alexandra Presbyterian Church, Brantford, has sent 275 members or ex-members to the front. Father Sweeney, a retired Catholic priest, died at Peterboro., He had been locateu1 at Lindsay, Bracebridge and Burnleigh. J Wnile battling in the river at Wood- stock Ont.; a atoc-vesT-oU daughter of James Wilson 'got beyond, her. depth an'J before assistance could-be rendered her was drowned, Hall, Winnipeg, mother' of th'eiate F. W. V.C., received.'iroim'the war office the which was awardcil 'to h'er son for conspicuous bravery at 'Sit. 'Julifaf where the Canadians made their gicat fight, on April 23 last.. H 'is the first Victoria Cross to be won by 'a western Canadian. W. D. "Gregory, a Toronto attor- ney, who'arrived from England ,at York aboard the Anchor liner Tiiscania, declared that twelve- Ger- man submarines were captured in the 'English ChannJ. during the: month of July. lionsign'or M. Whalen has been parish priest of Our'-Lady Shcrbourne street, Tor- onto, in succession to the late Fath- er Cartning. His Grace Archbishop 'McN'eil Has also a'ppjinted' Rey. Dean Jloyna of ilarrie, to succeed.the iate 'Mgr. McCann'ofSt. Mary's Church, 'llcv. A'. O'Malley of St. Marv's Church to.go to Balrie. .The Union 'bank closed three of its 'brandies'in July. Two of these werr in Montreal, and.one in Peterboro 'Ont. The Iloyal hank closed branches 'at Alma, OntM and at Fort Geotge, :B. C. The Bank of Toronto 'closed a :hraiich in 'Vancotivftr. of Captain Ernest D'Harcburt Mo- iieiins, Musketry Officer 90th Klnti, Winnipeg. Captain Mo- Ibleans was bora in Winnipeg on 6th and wia the BOB of Lendrum Me- Weans, K.C., late Member Parlia- ment tfouth Win- nipeg, and nep- hew of Mr. Ar- thur H. Harris, ot the Canadian Pa- einc. Montreal. graduated at the Manitoba Col legs and was called to the Bar, 1913. thereupon enter- ing into partner- E h I p with hla lather. The late Cap tain M c M o a n t joined 90th KlDes an I altern in 1908 and devoted much ct his time and ea- ersis: to further- ing the Interests of the corps- An expert In raua- CAPTAIN McMBANS. Sr Murtetrr Instructor Inllr, Diirlns recent years he was In command of the Manlt Iht came at th. Dominion Rifle Association m Cantain McMeuas was killed la nctlun on the morning of known la Montreal aftd Ottswa. eet n the "na Produces Cherry Which Grows Successfully Here "Inside or five years the farmer's was surprised and delighted to find wife oi Southern Alberta will grow such iruit growing unprotected in her own e'ueilies for. preserving and this climate. The fruit was not only for table use in her own back yard quite as good as any that can be and instead oi sending to town for a j procured from the stores, but there crate Blackhearts or Bull's she will i was no danger of choking over the just semi Johnnie out into the gar-' seeds. That doesn't mean, that Mr. den to pick a mess of cherries when Mitchell has produced a pitless cher- they are said Mr. Arch. Jlitniry. There was no danger ot choking che'll, the owner! and manager oithel for the reason that Jit. Mitchell held wonderful Mitchell Nurseries situat-; out his hand lor the pit and it was ed ten miles east of the city, just! necessary to 'pit the pit therein. The this of the Coaldaie station. I pits went carefully into the Docket of As long as there have been fanners! -Mr. Mitchell's trousers where they ia Western Canada it has been the remained in safe keeping, for every dream of some of the ambitious to be' seed oi that particular cherry tree able to produce iruit on the prairie, represents dollars to the owner. 1 his as it is produced in Ontario. British i particular strain oi cherry was pur- Columbia and other blessed chased with many others oi the (me with a inilil' climate, fertile soil and: trees in the Nurseries, irom ihe Bu- lots of moisture. Many tried to irn-j cbanan Nurseries of Winnipeg, which; port fruit trees but without any de-j Mr. Mitchell bought out and moved] "IK oi the climate was here some vears ago.. Mr. Buchanaa blamed for it. The soil was fertile had spent, thirty years developing .a enough moisture could he obtained cherry which would suit the climate j irrigation, but the severe winters of Manitoba. He had .a verv sood I killed the trees, the late frosts nip-: strain ivhcn -Mr. Mitcheii ped off the hurts and the early frosts .the in the fall got what fruit managed to! ed Inner Tubes In One Layer on Lay Thick Inner Tubes nre Tubes that are built by machinery, of one thick piece of rubber, are apt to have flaws that go undetected. So trouble ensues from leaky tubes and you might blunie your tires for it. Hence whatever tire you favor, you owe it the. justice of using Goodyear Tubes. Note how cautiously we make we roll the pure rubber into very thin sheets. That, the slightest flaw, the tiniest speck, and we sheets nre wrapped layer on layer, up to.'the Tube's ull h ckuess.P Then we vulcanize them into one solid rubber Ti-.be.. Such Tubes can't leak. And the valve patch can't leak, for we mak. if au iutegral part of the Tube. 14 Per Cent Heavier 20 Per Cent Lower Priced The extri wear is clue to extra thickness, too. This year they are thicker thai ever Wo hove added average of 14 per cent to them. To our larger Tubes we added per cent, and every pure rubber. On "February 15th we made our third tire-urict: reduction m two years. The" we a so reduced our tube urices by 20 per cent. That was largely ntiantity redntUqn. due to mammoth output. Now these thick, enduring Laminated Tubes cost about the same as others. I< wedded to other tires, use Goodyeir Made-In-Canada .Tubes Se of Goodyear standards. Then jndgu.out.tires.by Go to some Goodyear dealer, please, aud let him show you what ,t means to get Goodyear Laminated Tubes. The Goodyear Tire Rubber Company of Canada, Limited II BraMhesinillParlsofll.tDominion. Goodyear Service and Tires in Stock LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA. FORD LETHBRIDGE AUTO CO.-Lethbridgc. NEARBY TOWNS: THE CHAMPION GARAGE-Chasnpidn; SWELLS HARDWARE Successful Cherry In short, Mr. Mitchell has produc- ed a cherry tree that will ,grow suc- anti house- j wife's problem, that of getting fruit .a. very good I in Southern Alberta, ell .took-over ddp to silve the in the tall got what iruit managea 10 en m perilling n. ui um iun m mature. The only thing .that there j nursery Mr. Mitchell has Jour or five, fresh and.cheap. It will.be possible was'to do was to adapt and train j generations of this strain of cherry j ror every farmer who has a winii- the eastern trees to the climatic con- j and it is highly interesting to nole< ot" trees to have his own pa- rtitions, of the west, Such a process; the difference in flavor, 'size and UH orchard m wnlch he'can grow uibiuiia. ui imu m-jf. u. _ __ _ nrcnaru in wnicn nc can K'-UW yiutiuuLa uun takes the highest skill and long! gree of development-oi-the iruit t fruit for llis own needs at! western conditions and _. _; -tli.i HifToroni: .'Thp htlSn IS' ituiu lufc years oi but tte diilerent last; bush ,s, the" course oi' time sma tain lines at least it has been accom- the penect one and-from it Mi. Mil- arown in commercial plished I chell intends to propogate; seed. Dt b'uw" Todav, as the result of ehlrty-nvs! interesting thing about this is; quanHiiei. vears of adaptation and selection its size. It is no more 'than, a Cher nes ar e only there are trees growing in the Mit-i which especially fits it for the winds j umphs pi the Mitthell chell nurseries at Coaldaie which pro-1 o! this country. Unlikij .the-Ontario! Mitchell showed the Horald dnce cherries fins enough .in quality! jow, tofttogrounrt ftuit. The only Lau- Valuable .Institut'0" 'Tho amount of irood bemir, cone bv such an inslitut'on is die Mitchell nursery can lie cj, irmted in mere dollars am cents mer. berta and the Ml Mitchell s j goods are Oomg to the garden plot "of. the farmer The firmer knows, that it' will grow lor it is trained to flic chnnt" Nurseries in the east cinnot hope to ttiin out to "ic I western products thit are adapteI the farmer has learned this and paid lor r the lesson, m adapting his products to the western c-mditions Mr Mit- chell is making it possible for the farmer to grow .scrubs, and flowers which. he grew back in .On tario, but he is saving him many dol- lars that otherwise spend trying to make the. unsuitable goods duce cherries fins enoug n quay cerry co to take the place of the Bing and instead of standing up to; the wind den with d Blackheart from B. C. and Washing-! The stem is not stiff Umber and patch 5? I of Jhe eastern nurseries grow ton. The trees are hardy enough to springy. Ths fruit instead, oi ..being mtenbcrucs in western c.onmlions, ches extends, in a double black berries m a sheltered corner oi __, withstand our severest winters 'and small bunches extends, in a Tate frosts, and earlv enough to ma- row for the whole .length, of the the nursery. These arc fine the fruit. before the carlv frosts. branch and is amazmgly prolific. It; in size and fia or Another oi ilf. i representative of the Heiald vis- is safe to say that the one -Mitchell s triumplis us a ited Mr. Mitchell's wonder-garden and! bush would compare, very; favorably, gooseberncs which .like the tested these. cherries .himself, (not to' in bulk with the an .east- are the product of many years trial mention other varieties of fruit) and ern cherry tree oi age. I and selection. niV u 4 N car hauls a toackless m "ai'cr a Pa? 8 with o MEN OF ONE OF RUSSIA'S BEST INFANTRY REGIMENTS '1 tr -fi' )t 1 CAPTAIN FINCH Of the Arabic, who li-as in com- mand of the ship when she i as tor- pedoed and whose handling of the crew resulted in such a small loss of life. THE NURSING MISSION Provides visiting nurses for mator- ally and ail medical and, surgical cases (except, contagious and charges .according to the cir- cumstances of. tha patient. Poor patients cared, for free of charge. Graduate nurses tor private duty also provided. For further, partic- ulars apply 'to'the'Nursing Mis- sion, 418 S. Phone 1233. (Miss) A. M. Tllley, Supervisor. (Miss) Rose Cameron, Brad. Nurse, (Miss) J. T. Mackgniie, Grao. Nurw MONUMENTS Headstones Crosses of every description nindo to order. Got our prices and SEE OUR WORK BEFORE YOU BUY. 1 Lethbridge Monumental and Cot Stone Works ciMk Russian Fonosorijskl Regiment whjoh is doing heroic work.in t.he fighting m ths east. ;