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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 4, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta f .Abquith King to Agicc to Reconstruction of the Government Russia to Control the Dardanelles London DI-L I Llic momentous ilu n.ilion ol UK .11511 c- il the to Hie Consl.nilinopk .mil tilt Dai dandles b) Russia is given second.nv plan, in the im.rnms D ipcis xfllul is idiiiinentcd upon tvvo ol tl.cm i lie Con- ic-native puss vhicli loiniulj suppoited Bnlish statesmen ol the 1'Mli cenlniv'in keeping-Ihe Russians aw.n lioni (.onbt.inti- nople, leteived Ihe ncvvs in bilcncc .ind yavc it no pioinmencc The Libei.il Cluoniele -iiul Libcial News aic UK onh publi- cations lo malvTanv eommeni The Inonicle b.ivs that the, a.mmmcemiml dese.veb lo be highlv welcomed in Lnglaml. and, sets out Ihc icabons win H thinks, it desnabk SATISFIES HISTORICAL CLAIMS London. Dec Reulei's Peiiogiad contspoiuknl savb 'Novoe Viunja, commenting on Picmici 'hcpolls STRONG COUNCIL OF AVAR'TO BE FORMED QANDIDA ovo .innoiintt- nient lesju cling Constantinople, saxs .1 is ol Ihc hn-liesl impoi l- auct snlislving Russia's, hislnnt.il claims and and seiving as an insui.infC oi Ciuopean people against the Geiinan .danger." Huge Russian Army Now City in Desperate Encounter to Save the Capital STATE THAT THEY HAVE HALTED HUNS Oec. Premier As- qulth has decided, to advise the KlHg-.to consent to-the reconitrue- tlon of the government. This was officially announced tonight The reads "The prime minister, with a view to the most effective -prosecution of the war, has decided Vo. advise His Majesty the King to the recon- struction of the .government." s May-include Carson London, Dec. i The Daily. News correspondent understands that the posiibihtj of nddmg Sn Edwaul Cai sou 'to the cabinet has been canvassed in Inner" political circles, but he has received no -direct-Invitation to serve with the according lo Infor- mation ot other' political 'correspond- Sir Edward's Inclusion is part of the 'definite' scheme ot Lloyd- Geoige's conception The Times believes thai Piemiei AsqmUuwUI not Jm a membei of the war count il which, it savs would 11 in accordance with Uojd Groige'b SUB- I gestion consist of Llovd George, Sir Edward Carsoir Bouirr Luw and ar; Labor lepreseutdtiye posublv Aithui Henderson now minister ot pensions Nowhere u> theie a suggestion that the crisis is Hlelj to be piolonged, 01 that it will lead lo the fall of me coalition., government: The Express H well mfoirned fiom the Conservative side and it sajs the cabinet crisis was settled Snndav and that the cabinet, which remains in piobably ALLIES IBM Will Take Steps to Force a Radi- cal the Trouble There Welsh Choir To-night The famous Welsh choir will ap- pear at Wesley church auditor- ium this evening, in support of the local branch of the Red Cross. These noted singers are wfel! known lo Lethbridge people, and it is hooed there will be a good turn-out. The proceeds after ex- penses are to'no to the Red Cross work, and this affair is worthy of support. THREE CANDIDATES IN FIELD FOR PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION'RSHIP HAMILTON, GRACE 4ND OLIVER LINE UP-WILL BE ELECTION FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL NATIONS-IN SOUTH ALBERTA TOWNS tact with 23 members wideigo a ceitaiu piogress ot reorgar- izalion w.th mote definite control ot the wai by a strongei council On the other hand the Post also has intimate Cous_ervatlv e connections, state? meeting of the Union ist members ot the cabinet on Sunday it jvagjlecided to send a lettei to Pre niter Asq.uith advising him to resign and adding tbat if lie did not do so thev would surrender then poiltolios This statement is unconfirmed and tne Times aavs ihat talk of resigna lions is premature that theie has been but there will be some if the long defetred issue is not set tied iv itlT, wisdom and resolution the Times says there aii" good reasons foi hoping tbat theie are tones at roik which wrll earn through refoim without Interruption or delav, Satisfactory Adjustment .London Dec The decision ol PwmlPI "ABQuith on the advice ot Wai (Secietary David Lloyd George, which is supported b> the other mem hers ot the mmistiy, to reconstiuct the cabinet is believed to have saved the coalition, government again and ensured a more vigorous prosecution (Continued on Page '3) London, Dec. 4.r-The. Times pi esses astonishment and Indianatioi: at the events in Athens It thai the allies have been again uetiajed and detled bv King Cmislantme ind his go> eminent .uid mentions with I satisfaction the statement lioni Pans that the allies sill insist on jepari tion foi the attacl- on their Hoops Radical Solution London I Hie house ol Coniraons tottav Lo'd Robert Cecil wai trade minister said the BriUs.li government considered Kmt Constan tine and Ins eminent to have neeu involved in the events at Athens, and tbat the British goernmenl in junction with its allies, would' take immediate steus to b-ini; ahout a ladical solution ot the question which had arisen. Big Guns Given Up London Dec 4 diaoatch to the Dail> Mail fiom Coifu, und'r date ot Saturday sajs 'That Greek moun tain guns in Co'-fu citadel have been handed over to the allies ISS1LFELIIN One week flora tocl.iv a noil ol the and Tliere volers of Ihe lie held commissioner, of' public vvorl three nubile school .uustees. clamnUun. Peirognid, 'Chaos ami via London, ..Dec..- 4. disorganization existing Ullec i will be no election" for separate school tllisteob, Messrs 1 D Blown, rlios Long and U I vain lining been elected bv accUnutiin !o fill tne three vacancies on Out board Tlie ouU surpnses oi nomination d.iv came in the wublii school boird when Dr J A love-ing came out H1S bee meutionoif 11 A JUhJlloi) wholwd jnnounce.l Hut -he would tUnd I it elected bv iccl imation withdrew The name ot Ceo B AIcK.iv was tlieii ou. mto nommition R R Davtd ioa ..nd lolm Scott die seeking le election 'I hib makes foui m the flP'd to, the thieo vacanc.es an VH til ei. of the candidates pievi ouslv nienl.oncd i-c m the field for cl a mat ion Tor T For Councillor Patterson .E. N. Haixly, by ac- (Continued on Page in 'the ranks of the said ouslv nien.on the vacancv in the tommissioneiship Purishkevich, of the exlreme Con sel-valive group, during his severe ai nignment in the Duma on Salmdav of the goveinment and Us (onduc.1 of" has postponed the houi ot victory If the i eople continue to Messrs Jlivei, Grace London. Dec. pro isi., me being made to the Gonuans about glad lulmgs to be leceivcd bv them befoif Chi istmas, -cfOulniF to spread rumors of peace it meansjth somebody Is "trying lo (Cries fiom Hie left tiue Om allies speik veiv little of Ihe possi bililj of peace because Iheie aie not m pronei lorm naui s still in bed and was unable to (1 at the nomination place Tht light will theiefoie be a three corne, ed .attan The preferential ballot will be used in Ihe commisuoneislul will lie uaeu in election, while the blraisht ballot will used in the elecliou foi school at which Ihe com Slipak be board. -ATiother me a es ms cek, but the time w abroad anj dangerous cunenls, which here entering the oigamzation of Ihe goveinmeut are destiojiug its will '.1 rfnnouncecl international disorde- has teen, used anI pi. ce, stil to no doubt by the German paity vvhiUi' following is working with extiaoidmaiv persis- nominees __" London, Dec. Belgians who have arrived at Sluiskill, Ho'iand, from Ghent, report that there was a revolt In Antwerp on November 30, in Wjhich between 200 and 300 inhabitants and many German soldiers are mi to have been killed, according to a Reuter Amsterdam dispatch today, quot Ing the Sluiskill correspondent The reported revolt was due to the call upon the Inhabitants for work in Germany More Special Encouragements for Herald's Prize Competitors Cash Prize Offered for Best Woik Done This Week and Next Week's Vote Schedule Tripled to Assist Candidates in Gelling Early Start for the Special Guaran- tee on Contest Page That Best Offers Are Now To Be Gained by Postponing Your Stait. teuce. The present government is.do IIH mo.e than any other element" to kill thP patriolism uf uie peupie rtilu vant of svstem is weakening the eulhusiaslic desire for victory Thp speaker declared that despite measures and precautions to eliml uate influence there wore conuele inslances of persons of high rank at lempting lo furthei Geiman propa sanda in Russia bv means of German capital This extended ro factories and oilier industrial entei prises sup pljing the countrv with war material, wheie the Germans still employed are culling down the output. MONEY MADE' OUT OF MOTORS BY MAW Winnipeg, Dec estale of Ihe late Joseph Man, automobile as enl, is worth S400.000 It includes scveial ciU blocKs The widow and son ihomas get two thrds Iwo dalightcis and a second son one third One of Ihc daughlPis is man led lo Hie son of the lion Rob erl Rogers. The widow is given an oianse grove in California Realizing lhat subscrtplions ai e gel ting harder foi cnndiddles lo gelr Ihe Contest Department of The Herald has another "special emouragement to the content prize list It con sists of cash and will be given to the candidate who secures the most irione; for subscriptions tills week and second parments as set foith on Ihe Conlest p'age If }ou have canvassed teirltoiy dd not know wheie to tuin to for tions, whv not begin on second pav menls9 Read the dotaiifa of Ibe dffer on Ihe Conlest page If everything re gai-ding it is not clear, write or ask the a Contest Alanagei abouti II "ion can Triple Schedule This Week 'gain inanv votes bv'secuHng second To sncoarage candidates to gel Ihe I pavmenls _ earlK'tart for the tin.1 The Winner of the veeica vole schedule will be tripled and votes will be given In the follow Ing proportions By Mail Out of v tethbtidge 'r Price Six mohthS l. ?200 One) year 4 00 Two 800 Three yeais Vole. Schedule between For commissioner of Pubhc AI Giace bv Hugh Macbeth and J Sshl 1 R! Oln ei, i James and R Fisk a'Jd Agiee to Resume Woik Pending Piobe By of High of Living 0 l the tiKt beci of A etai of tiie I fm lei ilis I mted AHno of Ihe Gull and Petrograd, Dec. :i. The Russian troops have arrived oh the front soiilli of Bucharest and engaged In-'a great battle.to save the Rumanian capital It Is officialU announced tod.iv the Geiinans anu niiUanans bouth of Bn charest have been .compelled to retire The Russians and Rumanians havt taken booty including 26 guns ami- prisoners. "Further successes toy the. Rumanians" In'northern -Rumania are, also reporled Say Germans Win Vmslerclali via London Dec V Beilm leltjsram savs lint it is offlu all) announced that the .bailie on Ai gechu river northwest of Bucharest has been won bs the Ninth aimv The emperor personally ordered that, church hells in Pi issia and Alsace Loirame hp lung on Mondaj in ceie bration ol Inis vicloiv Desperate Fighting Sofia DPC via Loidoi. Dec 1 (11 Oi Despeiate fighting OH the RumanianDobruiHa fiont in Ihe Bulgarians lepulaed seven, made bv the Russians js renorted m- Ihe-otnciai statement llld local Union No 574 voted, ml aumioiislv 'o cauv out the whuds of the dFs'trlcl officer-. At Commerce lind" TUIiei none of the miners have sout It n in howtvei tint meetings of rroHlmr lo tl-e Kw-a-h, mihoth t ai e being s- held lodav and Ihere is litile lioiiht an Amsteidam dispatch to Uie Dailj >ei i io o[ Ule Mail The dispatch bavs that the .e tlm the} ,tB cent hint of the Bulgarian pi em.oi re "lie two., me tllls gardmg acceptaole news foi the Ge be to the manic powers is suppoited bv the end ol tue in stateuent by the mesident ot 'he mmes a we to taU idchstag that that bodj mav posbiblj Hie [01 tne inoel earlier than lie date arranged. 01 the Tuiltish troop1 Teutons Take Villac.5 ij Peiiogiad via London Dec ar olfioe announces that the, 1 c x> tonic forces have occunied the village of BUcuaiost t nrocoeduii? be 01 Giadichtea south Obstinate tween and Bucharest an ulvestiga weie about lo occui and Ihe German people would be able to have a luppi Christmas, F Hamilton hj Jas F Redmond For Public School Trustee H R Davidson, bv AI Freeman and A McKillop Ino Scott, bv D L- Hardie and j lohnstone j A Lovermg ov Win Sadowski and Herbert Tuffs Oeo B McKav, bv D Simpson and Hugh For Separate School Trustee J V 1 D Coolm and Blown ami, J Frail and to are also ss.aoi) 82.-.09 given for In previous Issues of The Ilertld we announced that the name pt, the win-, nei ot the special would be ftubl lished Thmsdaj, Dec 7th We Ind, I 1 however, that it mily not be possible! to announce tho winner before Satur- dav, owing to the fact, lhat several (audidates' letlera do not reach thj Contest Department Until fully a week after thev are mailed because of poor train seivlce All indications so far itolnt to a close rare foi Ihe v Ottawa, Ont, Dec 4 hun- dred thousand tons of Australian wheat has beef nurclwted by the British government, at a price which it not diielwed but ft eon jnctured-to be 96 cents per bulh- Reportmn the. to OtUwi the Canadian trade cam mluioner in Auitralia. the terms of >ale relieved the menwealth ef the ob- ligation lo 'provide tonnage fer traniport'tlon In view ef the ex- cellent proipecti of the coming hifveit, the Auttsalian tarrnin are In particularly favorable D I McSwain, b J Selll Thos Long bs Ed Kennedv Thos D Brown, E J Koen MACLEOD AfScli-od, Dec dai v ere as follo_w s For F Greer, acclam.i "Voi 1 Andiews, R D JlcNaj, H H doling, Peal son C Hammeislej, R I E Gard ner, R o Cunninsham, I A Rolli ne> M L- loidan, four to be elected ]pi 1'ulilic A Dav, H 1 MtXIchol, A F Leath'er, le nominal ed T A'Powell, S T Davies, Mis Di' Edwarsls Mis J L Fawcett rue to be elected Foi smmte I Burke, T H Stedman, M L lordan, P We hi acclamation TABER Taber Dec Following are the nomination lesults heif ttashmglou, Dec le ports to the state deparlmenl, an nouncmg the occli'iation of Chihuahua Citv bv the toices on Sun das night, say no resistance was of feied and that Villa and his bandits left no indications ot thPir abo.uts. WHEAT KING MAKES SEASONABLE GIFTS "lucago Dec lames A Patten, millionaire, has sUrled making Chnslniis gills tolalllne rhp Northwestern univeisitv is a beneticiary to the eilent of 5131000 The otlici M25000 was mpsontcd It hospital appointed to piohe the whole mattei ot tl-e cbipf complaint An nouncements, mav therefore be peeled shortlj fiom Ottawa, tfigaiding Ihe peisonnel of Ihe commission and of a coal famine, through out the prailie nrovmces is fherpfore aveited foi the time price of coal is exuecled to seek old level Hie decision the government in resiect to cation of the miners foi a pel .cent, wage increase. 'i Back at Fernif V rern.e, Dec of mmeis wenl to work this morning and it is ejected full force will be at woik within the week KRUPP'S PROFITS APPARENTLY SHOW BREAT RBDOCTION Berlin, Dec anliual report of the Krupp annarently smaller profits .than toi fast rear it Is believed the comoany earned colicideiablv in the preceding veai SERB'VICTORY Pans, Dec tioons have captured the hill north of on the Macedonian front, of the Cerna river bend, the war office inpouncel. REPULSE HUN RAIDS i Paris', Dec 4 Two German l raids on a small French position in the region of Barleux, on the Somme vyere repulsed eas- ily last maht, announced o( ficiaMy. A similar attempt In l sace, south-east of Mesteral, success Elsewhere on the French front, the night passed quietly ____ QUIET ON WEST London, Dec t the there was some rostile shellinr in Gueudecourt area, and at says the Brit- ish official statement of today re- poring operations along the France-Beljlan front "We bom barded heavily the enemy's front the neiahborhool of Monchy in Otherwise the situation changed" is un Attempt to v Rob Bank Is Thwarted by Citizens MARKETS Spot wheat Local track wheat December wheat whsjit Local t'ack oats December7 eats December 1775 67 255 WEATHER High 47 22 ir and mild. Berlin, Dec admiralty announces a German submarine on Nov 27th sank ths French transport Karnak" It says the Karnak crowded with troops bound for Salonika A LITTLE PREVIOUS via SavviMe rttc I Tuelfi Von 'I6chefe IJnd has be-n ap pointed chief of the mllitarv administration n' Rumania, says an offlclv statement is sued totla> Dei ues Tessful attcrupt to'fib tho' local'branch ot the rana diau Bank of commerce here, Satur. dav noon was thwaited bv Ihe SUB picions of an aulomoblle driver ami the prompt aclion of the cltfaehs, who armed with pistols pitchforks and othei impiomptu the robbers In a sarage caBtiited and disarmed them and Held. MtH the arnval of the mounted pqllw iron) Medicine Hat i. Tho manager and teller.of bahk. who had been held up at the Munle.ot a loiiplo of revolvers gagged, were released. >nij 000 to f 18000 which had-. fiom the safe, was recovers y rs, who gave tho lo, msv McLaughlin, 26 jears qlo w Wilson, 21 jears old, J mounted cine Hat and will be put upon theirj prelimmarj tual in the morning The -police sa} that thev are 'iom across the line S Exciting Time This little town which K somf miles bouthvvesl of Medicine extension 06 the C P R, had the tnostj excitinr time of its da} TlMi'mosl sensatlonajl moving picture scenario have beaten it The two men a car at clue HatgaragO early Saturday rnorii-' .y_ nMntr TI Tied a- large1 black grip and frtm to berries was i ;