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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 4, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, pECEHIgER 4,1920 '�t^^gjeeaifaBg"I' ' ' II ,'. ,1 , ,ui,,i.i......, , aa ^*HE LETHBRlbGB DAILY HERALD A "WE OF GOD" Anxfoui^ to Bring Peace in Ire-land-~Attitude of Free Churches LONDON, Doc. 4.-(Montreal Gaz-Gtto Cable.)-The oxecntlTo committee of the National Council o? Evangelical Free Churches baa passed a resolution exprfessine its horror and detestation at the campaign of murder and terrorism by which the Irish revolutionaries sought to Kaln their political ends. The resolution proceeds: "The committee �will support his majesty's government In any steps that may wisely and rightly be taken to restore public order In Ireland and to safeguard the freedom and safety of all its inhabitants. The committee is, however, constrained strongly to condemn any policy or practice of reprisals, because it substitutes vengeance for Justice and still further exasperates the animoBltles already existing." At a meeting of the executive committee of the Society of Friends, a statement was adopted earnestly supporting the suiggestlon made In the house of commons and by religious leaders, both in Kngland and Ireland, for "a truce oi; God" during which all parties may come together. Abandon Meeting LONDON, Dec. 4.-(Canadian Associated Press.)-Additional powers having been confwred upon the lord mayor of Liverpool to enable him to proscribe public meetings and pro-uessloris the promoters of the demon-Biriitioii of Irlsli sympathizers which was being r.rranged for tomorrow at Jiootle, a suburb of Liverpool, have abandoned the project. AvclsbiKhop Matinix was billed to address this gathering.. Gait Hebrews - have raised nearlv $1,000 for the relief of starving Jews in Kuroije. Picton business mon held a banquet to discuss the best means of dealing xvitU present'niarivet conditions. "They WORK while you sleep** Don't stay MIlous or constipated. With your head dull, your stomach Bour, gassy, upset. Take one or two Cascarets tonight sure for your liver aAa bowels and wake up clear and fit. Children love Cascarets, too. No griping-no inconvenience. 10, 25, 50 cents. WHEN MEALS DON'T FIT 7 "Pape's Diapepsin'* is the | � quickest Incaigestion and j Stomach Relief 1 When meals hit back and yoiir stomach is sour, acid, gassy, or you foel full and bloated. When you have heavy lumps of pain or beadacliu froRi tndtees'loi. Here is instant relief! Just as soon as you eat a tablet or two of if'ape's Diapepsin all the dy.s-pepsia, Indigestion and stomach distress caused by acidity ends. These pleasant, harmless tablets of Pape'.s! Diapepsin never fail to neutralize tho harmful stomach acids and make yon feel fine at once, and they cost so' little at drug stores. Keeps Fresh km Pacific Milk is put up in Sanitary So derless Cans. It keeps fresh in any climate and never tastes of the tin. Use it in . all your Cooking Pacific Milk Co. Ltd. Factories at Abbotsford and Ladtier, B.C. �p. Burns & Co., Ltd., Distributors for Sask. and Alta. . � ? RU�3IAN CENSUS 4> ^ SHOWS DECREASES STOCKiaOLM:, t)ec. 4.-Preliminary iSstums of the RtisBia census ahbW decreases in the population of ore than 10 per cent, compared with i914, due to epldemloa apd.war losses. Moscow's population has dropped 45 perceiit. and that of Petrograd 71 per cent. WILL PAY WAGES OF SHIPYARD WORKERS AT PRINCE RUPERT OTTAWA, Dec. 4. - (Canadian Press)-The goveniment has decided to pay the wages of the shipyard workers employed by the Prince Rup-, ert Drydock and Engineering company, and the money for the workmen is expected to go forward shortly. An order-in-councll providing for these payments has been passed and signed. The *cUon by the covernment Is takoB as a means of relieving the dis-treu among the workmeiT which was caused by the closing down of the shipyards and the non-payment of wages when work ceased. About 800 men are affected and the amount of wages to be paid them is around $100,000. The matter has been before the minister of marine and naval affairs and the government for some time and there has been considerable correspondence between the department and the bonding company In reference �to the matter. Action toward relieving the distress among the men and their families was also urged upon the government by Col. C. W. Peck, 1^. C, M. V.i during his visit" here. Get Preference OTTAWA, t)eo. 4.-(Can. Press)- Inquiries are being made In the department of soldiers' civil re-establishment to see If any women are being employed who have Indepoiid-ont means. "The policy gf the department will bo in the future as it has been In the past," it was stated authoritatively today, "tp give profer-enco to iieturued soldiers. As needs: permit, the department is being gradually demobilized. In March, the total number of parsons employed was 9035; on November 1.3 It Was 5693. Since Marrli. tnerfifore, it has been demobilized liv about one-third. Of the mon emploved, 48 per c^fnt are returned soldiers and the other 2 per cent consists of specialists. /�� ' "In regard to women employees, It must be remembered that the greater part of them arc girls employed In filing and similar duties. Naturally, that f/'ass of work is not well-paid and a man would not find it worth his while to undertake It. But, where available, a returned man will be given the preference," ACQUIRE CONTROL OF POWER COMPANY ? ? MEIGHEN WON'T : CbNFIRM OR DENY : OTTAM'A, Dec. 3.-Premier ? Arthur Meighen had nothing to say this evening rogardiug the > rumor that L. J. Gauthier, Lib- ? eral member of parliament for seen this story. He would not ; say whether there was any ? basis in fact for the rumor. ? ? ? ? VANCOUVER, Dec. 4.-In a deal by way of debenture guarantees representing between 57,000,000 and j $8,000,000 the British Columbia Elec-! trie- Railway company, is acquiring j control Of the Western Canada Power 1 company. In New York City, on Dec. 23, the AVestern Canada Power company directorate v.'ill resign to be replaced by administrative officers of j the British Columbia Electric Rail-! way company, headed by George Kidd. general manager. All arrangements for the transfer bavo been eomnlotpd. It was 8tat3d by Mr. Kidd hero today. Which is a Panmount Artcraft, ^a^ dlFecled by Sam Wood.  PAGE THIR': THE WANOBRCR "The Wand�rer" which will be pre- midst ot the reVel, the (tncient. prophet of olden times appears to denounce them tor their wickedness and to pronounce a doom upon all who worshipf at the ishrlne of Ishtar, the yt>.t.i^ua vi uio ______ _____,,, j,,^. gdd of wood and stone set up by the j entertainment. sented at the Majestic theatre next unbelievers to the one and only Qod. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 10th andi Jother'a adventures in Jerusalem 11th, with matinee Saturday, Is a story! are much the same as the average ^ of Jerusalem, set in the time of Sol- boy who comes to the big city today, on omqn, when Idolators revelled in all for after he is robbed of most of his their wickedness and the Holy City Boii, and, squanders a fortune upon a was the world's centre of sin and dis- braeen hussy Who pretends to love ticlpants, provides a scene of color � up of new songs and dances, i and animation. Manager Brown feels | of new stories, and some clever In presenting "Virtuous Men" as a acter Impersonations, they will . . special attraction he is offering the | the house with laughter on Mondaj patrons of his house a real evening's | night. ^ ,s ----. "Down Melody Lane" Is the tltft given the act presented by Starr aSQ Linden, a couple of musical cohie,^ favorites who are this season worl-ing In vaudeville. Some reinarkdbtl SPECIALTY ACTS FEATURED Hippodrome Vaudeville Show at Colonial Monday and Tuesday �... , ^w....V... o.,i auu u,o- ------- ....V- �,.>,vv,..-o lu.u ^ Seldom are theatre goers given .sipation. It was written by Maurice blrt, he falls Into the hands of gamb-Iguch an excellent variety of voudc-V; Samuels, stud staged by David Bel- l^'s and cheats who persuade him to vllle as will be presented at the popu-aeco with all thO wealth and gorgeous use loaded dice In an effort to recover ja;. Colonial theatre on Monday and settings and magnificent cbstumcs and fortune. The girl whoso love he Tuesday by the new Hippodrome scenery for which the great producer bad bought is about to throw him over road show. Is noted. Mr Belasco staged the play, �' .'Tr^^nln''i^., '"c"".'' The Wilsons, a duo of extraordinary not for profit, but because he was so the picturesque sea captain who scat- ,.,muasfn will nreqent their seusa-impressed by'Its artistic possibilltieB. ters �old l^^^'^^^J/J^^^^^^^^^^^ fiT:tbleT"'oSditT a's^cVsc^ and also because of his great affection t"an 'fse the girl he loves, and stung , ,,,,, ,n,r,ial arrav of for the members of his producing to desperation by his plight, Jether ^"naira are us�d Ty thlVil Arm, who are closely related to the spurns him and the woman who has ions in tlieir perform^^ famojus stage director. So, Mr. Belasco X=t?�n VJ,T^^ ,*.^y*w*^^ �l ^u*"' N'^z, in -tnusic a la carte." will gave up all of his time for many situation and tears from his neck the: ' , violinist of rare ability weeks to supervise the staging of.this f,�'''�?. ttI,'lon'of\!alSi' i HoT f^^ryVevlfartist and S!^^^^^^ magnificent spectacle and the result-, �ng^P0?8�M�on of value. . | ^.,, ^j^^ the show. ing success amply rewarded him for his generous sacrifice. The story of "The Wanderer-'starts I ir-fj^t^eo^ �' the act when^u J e^V'^of'coLT WlTh T^^^^^ out m the firat act with Jether. a of lightning shatters the graven P'enty ot comed>. with a neat line- young shepiierd lad In Judea, caring jn>a�o���nd the boy Is turned out naked ---------- - for the sh^p among the hills of Heb- TW> tho atotm to beg his way bnmo -- " ^ "  ' - - and ask forgiveness from his father. piano playing, fine harmony singing, with just a dash of polite comedy arn ; features of tbclr act. "Forest Rivals," a smashing tale of the big pine woods, will be the fe'^ ture photoplay attraction, and wItB tinother ot the wonderful Prlzma nat / ural color motion pictures, and a fine comedy the whole bill will be right up to the usual good standard. ,t SUNDAY EVENING CONCERT AT COLONIAL The usual Sunday evening orches. tral conaert will be given In the Co. lonlal theatre on Sunday evening, by Beresford's augmented orchestra. A number of new selections will b� heard this week. The concert wlli start sharp at nine o'clock. ron. His ag�d father, Jesse (played V,' i:>-"j~-i"S'�-r,j-';;r'�^j"fcV= TX"Iha";!i the last act the wanderer comes by Frederick Mosley) and his mother' ^ 3 ^^^^ Huldah (wonderfully P�rtr�iyed by ^^ ^jt^nce for his sins wins for-that superb "^"st so popular. Mary gj^e^oss and he is received in his, Condon), plead With him to remain mother's arms.. Even the stem fath-at the ancestral home and 'comfort ^^,^^^3 ^^^^ ^ confesses them In their old age. But the taunt ^^^^ ^j^^^^ ^^^^^ ^3 j,^^ of his elder brother. Gaal and tho wrath of God and still hopes for temptation of an unscrupulous gamb- ler and rou. Tola, lead him to demand ' _ .-, 1 his share of his fathor's estate that > BLUE RIBBON  1 he may go forth into the world to make his own living. His mother, in a wonderful appeal! to her son, pointq out to him the dangers of the great city. Her appeal is just as true to life today as It was then, for every year thousands and thousands of young boys are drawn TEA SPECTACULAR SCENES | IN "VIRTUOUS MEN"; Which Comes to the Colonial Theatre Next Wednesday and Thursday " SORE ASJl BOIL Rub Away the. Inflammation With "ABSORBINE JR." For the shoulder or knee that aches like a toothache; for the bruise or-sprain that throbs and burns; for cut or laceration thaf may become infected; apply . "ABSORBINE JR." "ABSORBINE JR." is highly concentrated and penetrates right into the tissues. It is a vegetable gerpi-cide, absolutely safe, that destroys good for young and old-for the athlete after exercise and sports-^for the business man who meets with an ^accident, and for every member of the family for pain, swellings, inflammation. S1.25 a bottle-at most druggists or sent postpaid by W. F. Young, Inc., Lyman Building, Montreal. 2j __________ - ,---o -Manager Len S. Brown of the Col- toward the cities, leaving behind them' onial theatre, who will present "Virtu-in the country towns and villages tho ous Men," the Initial Ralph Ince fathers and mothers who watch with Film Attraction with Edward K. Lin-dread the departure of their son, just coin as star, as an extraordinary film . as in tho play "The Wanderer" the attraction of his theatre, on Wednes-' father, Jesse, and the mother Huldah, day and Thursday next, claims for this , watched their son Jether, as he set; picture an unparalleled series of spec;- '� out for the great city of Jerusalem. Itacular scenes. Ralph Ince, respon-j There, amid revels and riotous liv-' slble for tho production, is said, to' , ing of the capital of Solomon, Jether have incorporated in this feature all I falls into evil hands. The gold which ot the essentials demanded by exhlbi-; I his father had bestowed upon his sou; tors in productions of big calibre. ' � i:oon fades away. Gamblers, cheats, | Among the spectacular and impres-; wlae. women and song, all aid. In the slve scenes which Manager Bi'own as-downfall of the young and inexperienc-! serfs stamp "Virtdous Men" as a big f" j cd boy. - picture,'may be mentioned a riot in I The' modem vampire type of worn- the bunkhouso of a lumber camp In on finds Its prototype In Tlsha, a wom-'which several hundred men particf-iin of Jerusalem, who leads the boy pated; a forest fire for which many ^. ,. c m- 4 r, r to bis dishonor, by her protesta- acres of ground thickl>; studded with LJlStmcfion rr iirst 1 til ormance ^ t ions of love. Tisha is a fascinating trees were burned; one of the most Given (o TMs Ci^'-'-Appear , baggage, a daughter of joy of ancient terrlflo and realistic screen fights ever T . , , . . ; babylon who is the bright particular filmed. The participants in this strug- lonignt Again star in the establishment of the glo were Edward Lincoln, the star, ------------- woman Hadina, who entertains Jether and Robert W. Cummings. The fight Letiibridge was truau d to a novel at her palatial home where dancing In which they engaged for the camera experience in tlie liisloiy ot visiting girls entertain the fashionable young Is the biggest In screen history and is theatrical companies in a first night men of Jerusalem by day and night, hair-raising in -Its "thrill" qualities, performance, when the "Geisha" was In this great scene in the second act,, In addition to these acknowledged staged at the Majestic Theatre on depicting the revels of the idolators'"'*-'"-" --------- Friday night. And it was not only a and the dance of the hourls. more wonderfully good first night perform- than 100 people are utilized on the ance but a real good one all the way i stage at the same time, and In the through. Whatever disappointment I -__.-- It's all in the taste! Thesecret of the great demand for Blue Ribbon Tea is because it is in harmony with your idea of what a high class tea should be. We know you'll like it. It's all in the taste. do Wo specialize in ponn.-i-neiUly KUUns '' PILK.S bv means ot electricity. If voii are troubled, writo Dept. For Illustrated I\ilder. DKS. AXTBl,!, ft TUQMAS. Chiropractor* and Therapeutist.'. 175 Maytair Ave., Winnlpej, Man. was caused by the presentation of "San Toy" was more than compensated by the brilliant show put on, not only in the stage settings and the rich and gorgeous costumes of the players but in the meritorious acting all around. The play went with a swing and a dash, with most pleasing effect, and the pretty and taking music of the "Geisha" was done ample justice to. It was a piece which was well worth going to see, and fully lived up to the reputation made by what may well be called the favorite^ company of Lethbridge playgoers. The performers must have evidently worked bard during the rehearsals in the weelc, and the outcome well re-. iiairt them in the very sincere appro-1 batlon in which the piece was received. There was nothing wanting in the play in its general get-up. It was gorgeously and elaborately put on, without evidently a thought for expense. The result was a beautiful color scheme, with singing and acting in keeping with the atmosphere. The "Geisha" is a popular play, and it gained in popularity iuHho way it was put on and in the way it was played by the Stuart-Whyte company. The part of O. Mimosa San, the chief |- Geisha, was excellently portrayed by Miss Kitty Arthur, with very tuneful voice and witli very taking manner. Miss Zara Clinton found herself at home in the part of Molly. Seamore, with a song, such as "Yorkshire," which reminded one of tlie role she has been accustomed to be seen in. Our old friend Li, Mr. Fred Walton,, j wag there as NVun-lii. the proprietor-: I of the Geisha tea house, and he sup-! ; plied the fun in fine fashion. The othe�'s vied with eacli in making the first night a succtiss, and everything went "nierry as the wedding bells," ill keeping with the Japanese wedding tct'iio which closed the performance. Theatre -goers tonight, when tho play will be put on a second time, may well look forward to an enjoyable time. "thrills" several scenes of gorgeous beauty t(rere secured for "Virtuous Men." A wonderful society ball, which has over 2,500 people as par- CHOCOLATES We sell a great many chorolates. Why? Because our stock is always fresh and when the public want fresh cholocates they come to us for them, and that, too, is tho reason why they are fresh. We turn our stock so often that they cannot help but be treah. We have a now stock in almost every week. We liave all sizes and prices. When you are very partiimlar that you get fresh chocolates, como to the Frank Hedley Drug Co. and we will guarantee you a box of fresh chocolates. THE FRMK HEDLEY DRUG CO. PHONE 772. PRESCRIPTION SPECIALISTS. REMEMBER! HERALD STORY CONTEST CLOSES FRIDAY NEXT U. Armstrong, former manager cf a St. Thomas bank, has been appointed treasurer of .Avlnier. -Mayor Gahagan, Woodstock, Avho has held oilice for two years, will not bo a candidate this year. Talcum tf,w. soothing and cooling for babys terider skin after a bath with Cuticura Soap. LuHcur* Soap Bh�re� wiilioul mug. What the Press Agents Say At Tk Empress Walluca Reirl. who is rapidly hiak-iiiK a nanii! for liinisoK as ji light i-ninody star, has ;i good farce rolein "Sick Alied," vililch is coming to the l-:mi'ros.'i tliealro. for thrcp. days, roni-niPMcfii!;- Monday next. He-lie Daniels is llie I'ja'.lii';; '.r�."*ti uiul lliu iiic(u:'e, BE SURE YOUR STORY REACHES THE HERALD IN TIME 23934?06 ;