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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 1, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta wednesday, becEMB^R 1, 1920 To Have Unified iminigration V^^v. 16.-fBy Mail Cana- sklliod Immigrants will bo absorbed as occasion requires. iMpoiatpd. Press).-A unified id Of ' assisted immigration is , |t||> be esjtablished by the Aus-i'?! Oonyiionw^ttlth " OoVeriiment, Jiig to the rton. E. D. MiMen. M Repatriation^ who has ar-InXiOndon.. Iio'yarious state governments which in.the past handled thoir iromigratlou ^problems themselves have recently reached an agreement with the Commonwealth Government, and under this a uniform system of recruiting and transporting emigrants will be established; At the Australian end there Vrtll be a supplementary organization, ' j^hich will receive the newcomer and care for and place him in employment. . An Important section of the work is to be the provision of the necessary shipping facilities. While the door will be open to all classes. Mr. Millcn stated that the settlement of the land iS the main objective. At the same time, the London headquarters will be kept in dote touch with the labor situation in  Austmiia, so that both skilled and un- --------^-J________________________-L DiscuBsing the work of his own department in Australia, Mr. MIHen stated thaL at the time he left Australia only slfthtly over 1 per cent., or approximately 3,000 of the members of the Australian Forces who came overseas or were in camp in Australia remained nnahsorbed. This number was decreasing at the rate of about 600 per week. As there were some 2SO,000 men repatriated alone, this result is a remarkable one and indicates the capacity of Australia to absorb workers. What renders this result even more a matter of comment is the fact that the men were paid at the rate of two guineas a week, with further allowances if married, during the period of their unemployment and until suitable work was found for them. Much of this good result was declared to be due to the citicens themselves, who formed voluntary local committees with cons derable powers to administer the ipbvernment grant and to find posts for the men. christian science case is closed winnifred school closes on account of an epidemic i: � LONDON. Dec.' 1.-There appeared to be d tir6st>ect today that thelirteh 'home rule'bill would go thr6agh tlie committee st^e in the house of lords without serious amendment. The house of lords today t 2 o'clock in the morning just ^n time to "save C. Kellars butcher [{�hop and hothe. A big blaze was burst-, lag; out but was easily extinguished, pl^r, Kallar's family were badly fright-' ened. ", The Norwegian Ladles' Aid will hold a special meeting Saturday afternoon, Dec. 4th, at the home of Mrs. Andy Bergan. A variety of entertainments will be given by members. Sales of BOSTON, Dec. 1.-The future policy of the Christian Science church lay with the fnXl bench of- the supremo court of Mapsftchusetts today. Before an aiidience that included persons from EJni^nd and other countries, the court heard the last arguments between faetions within the church as to the construction of deeds of trust on which Mary Baker Eddy, founded the organiEation and its publishing activities. Except for the filing of ..... o-.-" ..._______=� hriefi the case was declared closed.' articles will bo held and an excellent A decision is not expected before the (lunch will be served. Everybody is March sitting of the court. mystery trt7nk had Nothing to do with small's disappearance cordially invited to attend this meeting. . The Winnifred Oddfellows put a class of seven nev," members onward to the second degree. Thursday, Nov. and modeit lines �Btamp the character She la liql^ra^lng as a good womanu with a lov'e for feminine finery, Laterf] .cottipetenoi, ani the- show KriU chal-when berselflah'desires have led her ~ to iminorality, her gowns are designed ito>teiiipt>ahd> allure mem Yet again, the woman fron^ whom hope and hatpittesjitkvBjfled is expres|)s^d inidresp. The Pictorial Tfltiihph, noyr. showing at the Pholanix Theatre for two days. Miles of salvaged chains wUich were.iised for buoy anchorages have been lifted and are being cleaned and repaired at Trinity House Depot, Black-wall, Eng. Nov. 27, a number of friends at an- been held over till next year. The lumber business for the winter does not look very promising, and there are indications that the cut will be other big, delightful feast, affording great spleasure to the appetite. Mrs. Frank Qreenough of Harlem,,, ^. Montana, was vh?lUng at the home of '^ss than normal._ J. Rapson this week. cocMr^u ce-PAm leu Mrs. Joe Fisher was reported quite French to establish NOTABLBv REVIVAL OF , �'T,HB cEI8HA," FAMOUS MUSICAL, OOMEDY, COMING One of the most interesting events of the current theatrical season in this city will be the production at the Majestic thea,tre here on Friday and Saturday this week of F. Stuart Whyte's revival of the world-famous musical comedy, "The Geisha." Although it was originally produced more than twenty-five years ago, "The Geisha" has steadfastly hold its place m public favor. Its delightful plot, its charming lyrics, its ,picturesque story, and its fascinating comedy have lasted through the years, have hoirne thi 5t�^t oj;' comptirleon with a hup(frej^ BM'-lpiore; amhltlpus produg-tionp bnjl^up with a^fdie'd features such as "The Geisha** has never depended upon, and, the whole production hasi istopd' thi� ^est successfully. There^ jsi .ito musical entertainment since thfe^d4yB''0f Qllbert and Sullivan comic opera, which contains in itself a tithe of the intrinsic musical, lyric, and comedy merit that is to, be found in this charming production from the gifted pen of Sydney Jones. Mr. Jones, was in his day the legitimate successor of Sullivan, in so far as comedy opera is concerned. Mr! Stuart Whyte's production,, scenically, musically, and, from the point of view of genuine comedy, will be found to .......Bf=!SS!====-S embody all the salient features of the original.' The cftiit l^iOi^e flilJaH-round longe comparWpn *lth any musical come' Startihg it'otnoirrow OTTAWA, Dec. 1.-(By Canadian  PrMB.)-Cuatoms receipts for the month of November 1920 show a decrease as compared with-November, 1919, of approximately 12,960,000, but with the inland revenue returns for the month there is a net increase of f4,697,fi20, custom^ and inland revenue coUectiona for last month as against November 1919. The increase in eollections from war excise (luxury tax. manufacturers' tax and sale tax) laat month waa |8,136,076 as compared with Novenfber of last year. For the month of November 1920, the total coUectiona from cuatoms and Inland revenue were $26,490,761 as againat a total of 121,793,131 in November, 1919. Total coUectiona -for the eight moatha ending November 30, 19|P, were 1209,571,075.72 as against |152,-0�3,473.79,'a� increase members of the executive committee * otthe. Nprtli Dakota Bankers'.Associa-^ tion aria considering ways and means day. One of the problems under dis- ? cussion ia the effect of the wheat > : > V .;. Co., of New Zealand. 25th. A large number of the Bow ; sic^^ Monday, but is able to be out as Island lodge took part in the Initia- \ week, tion. This assemb^ will long be re-; memhered. Walter Bowerman was called home this week frqm Brooks, due to his second oldest girl, Edith, being seriously ill with diphtheria. The home is placed under quarantine. Miss Lulu Smith sp�nt the week at Lethbrldge, having dental ^work done. Mrs. Harold Bowerman ^aa in Bow Island and Grassy Lake canvassing for Xmas. cards last week. Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Winchcombe returned Fi-iday from Macleod. Mr.. ["Winchcombe was away five weeks hunting in the mountains. :;nd brought back a dandy buck deer. Teddy is dividing up with all his friends as the meat is excellent eating. Mrs. Ed. Gosselln is convalescing nicely and is able to be around this week, her many friends were glad to learn. Frank Hillis motpred Cb Medicine Hat Friday on buainhss. ' Mr. and Mra. Tom Trebble have: moved into their new home which was built on their farm north of Winnifred. Roy McLean and family motored to Medicine Hat Monday expecting to make it their home. Mr. WoUman rented Mr. McLean's farm. Tony Craig entertained Saturday, Mrs. E. Mclean .and son, W. A. Mc- lean, left Nov. 39th, for Medicine Hat, where they expect to locate for the winter. ' �'- Miss P. Nesbitt, junior teacher, Hs at Whitla, while her school is closed, due to the epidemic of scarlet fever and. diphtheria. Tdiy Craig entertaihed at a sump-,tuoU8 .turkey dinner party Tuesday, Nov. 23rd. A daiighttul evening was enjoyed. " ' . ^Ji, Miss Doris Burch is in Lethbrldge visiting at the home of Irene Brobks. Miss E. Dowler Sundayed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Will Campbell. Nov. 28. Tom Godfrey, Jack Chisholm and R. Mclean attended the auction sale of the late Dr. Paterson at Bow Island, Nov. 23rd. EMBASSY AT VATICAN PARIS, Nov. 10.-The bill for the re-establishment of an embassy to the Vatican was adopted by the chamber of deputies today 397 to 209. Wanta Test Him, Girls?-See "The LovelEj^pert* Promising to advance a test that can determine whether a person loves another, the Empress theatre is bringing Constance Talmadge in "The Love Expert," to the screen, beginning tomorrow. "The LoVo Expert" was Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Trembly and fam- i written by John Emerson and Anita Uy, returned from Argyle, Minn., Sat-1 Loos an^js Connie's atest attraction unlay. Nov^7;y�,jM^ av� now back oil�or-*"i';st National Exhibitors' (3ircnit rtiX farnr^^i � I" Tonight, forthe last time, Marshall EMPRESS Last Time Tonight Irish Witnesses Before Wsishington Committee � ''14 ABSOLUTE COMFORT | CO EA Spend this Christmas with the old f ol ks at home 2 Trains 2 Daily I TMwt* wM tfurina Deoember bear a limit pf SIXTY DAYS �Ktf may be xtended at desti� Milan en payment of $5.00 for -nmtaandaya. STOPOVERS lAIMLITY SERVICE I SAFETY FIRSTI COURTLY ALWAY8I r MTtlMilart e2 . ,UU tlieir farra^' Winnifred school was closed last Neilan's week when the epidemic of diphyieria Marry." broke out at the Jiome of Walter Bow-' masterpiece, "Don't Ever erman. Mrs. Ed. Cannady's family are still very sick with scarlet fever. Mrs. Bdrt Colthrope's family are proereaaing nicely from their ajttack, als.o/. the family of Mr. asi^ Mrs. Jaclc Rygg are slqwly recoyeriijB their health from scarlet fever. '' P. C. nuehrinjj.and Slim Olsen motored to Etzikom on business this week. Grant Mitchell made a business trip i to Medicine Hat Monday, Nov. 29th. MAN AND HIS WOMAN" AT THE PHOENIX LUMBER CUT ON RESTIGOUCHE RIVER RESTIGOUCirE, N. B.. Nov. 30.- (By Canadian Pres.s.)-Work on the<| timber booms of the Restlgouche has ceased for the season. A large amount of lumber, estimated at fifteen million feet in the South boom and twenty million feet in the North boom, has In t;Man and His Woman," star-' ring Herbert Rawlinson, Eulalie Jensen, who portrays the adventuress type of woman, demonstrates the power of clothes to express morality i and the transition of character. j Miss Jensen 'had the �great good fortune to learn thfi.i'.psyqhology of clothes from the ihc'Oniparable Sarah Bernhardt, in whose support she toured the United States. . j The role that fallB;,,to Miss Jensen in Shannon Fife's story, "Man and His Woman," produced by J. Stuart: Blackton for Pathe, is that ot a wom-| an who, though not bad at heart, is '. too weak to withstand temptation when it is placed in her path. In the opening scenes Miss Jen-and modest lines, stamp the character MARJORIE DAW IN "DON'T EVER MARRY" All those \yho disobeyed the warning are hereby summoned to appear and show cavise. Bring your own-we do the uncorking - cases called in order. Tip FRIDAY- SATURDAY This Week 1IV/- MATINEE ON SATURDAY THE SEASON'S I MOST ARTISTIC ' EVENT COLDNim NOW Today and Thursday NATION THE SPECTACULAR PANG RAMIC PAGEANT 1 TWO HOURS OF WONDERMENT. PLEA8E COME EARLY. Adults 50c; Children 25c. First ghow, 7 p.m.; Second show, 9 p.m. Special matinee Thursday^ Hor� are two of the witnesses who ; appeared liefore the American-Irish , committee sitting at Washington to try tlie British Government on tliu Irish (jnestion. The upper face is of Denis Morguii, cliainnan pf tVie T'rban Council ot Tliurles, Ireland, who told oC tlie raid liy the Royal Irish Constabulary on ills town and his own arrest iiiid imprisonment. liolow is Joliii I.'orliani, Sinn Fein mayor oi Bal-hrii^.iJiiii, who told of what tho Black ami Tans 'iid in a r.aid on Balbrisgau. .Mr. J. H. Hodd, crown atlonifty, who will olTii:iate at tUe trial of Itev. Mr. Ki):"ic!;lin, (Ontario lU'eii.-je inspoclur, cliurKfd with niauKlaughter. T. (;. .\I<:Hiig'.\, acting-crowu altor-ni'.v at the preliininur.v trial ot Haw Ml-. Kin-ai.'lc;v',;, C^Bttu-io iiefUi-e Ujioftor. tn- Tonight and Production LIKE THE CAVE MAN Who fought l?y force to v,-iii hia mate, v.'ho faught to hold hc:r love, who battled to keep her for himself alone-so did this dead fire spring to flame again in the soul of this doctor; for ii second the brute cave man in-F.tinct was born again. He beat the love thief off the woman, and then-? But why spoil the dramatic value, tiio novelty and tlie surprising suspense? IT IS DARING, BEAUTIFUL, INSPIRING AND PUNCHY. JUg YOU'LL SAY, "A GREAT PLAY!" SO WILL YOUR Wll-E. ;