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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 6, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta b WttKLV. Rates: fler'year..... r rnr..... pwjw...J _ TELEPHONES: taw. Office ..... trial Office ......... 4.08 a.�o 3.00 126* an IJW. A. Buehanan naging Director John Torrance^ Business Manager WHERE LIBERALISM STANDS ' "Thar* ar� those among us-the young hot-bloods-who aay; 'If they - (the Convervatlves) " ara uound to break the truce, let ua at them.' The message I bring from Sir Wilfrid Laurier ia to aak yeu to reirwmber that thle ia no time to be looking only for the momentary aueceae of the Liberal party. Ha aake you to atand far Something, higher than preaent and irri Mediate political success. He haa ..made greater sacrifice* than we have. Ha haa a bigger viaion than we who > are younger. He aeka you, the young 'man of Liberalism, and all of ua concern ouraelvea wholly with win Ring victories in Flanders, in the Sal vfcana and at the Oardanellea, rather --Hon. Geo. R, Graham, to the lersunbera of the General Reform Ae- ftJve part in the struggle there.: r Serbian forces are now safely established on the Albanian side of the 'Border. :�� ; The wholesale recall of German eon-: suit-general in the States, is now a ulftllhood. The government at Wash-itfngton has already demanded the ra-'sjall of the naval and military attaches of the German embassy, and are cbu-fs^derlng tbe.advisabllity of asking the I yecall of other officials of the German jambassy. � , News comes of a hunger riot in Ber-\$in, Gennany, in which 200 people i'twere said to have been killed by sol-tsUers attacking the mob. >RO-ALLIES AMONGST AMERICAN GERMANS ei':' It is worthy of note that three, of ['the Journalistic advocates of the cause Of the allies in the United States are '.Germans by birth or descent. The ; New York Times, the New York AVorld and The New York Sun are inducted by Messrs. Oehs, ViUard and Pullitser, respectively. Mr. ,Vil- 1lard is a native of Germany, while Messrs. Ochs and Pullitzer are of Ger-anan descent. These gentlemen are of ths intelligent class and their views represent 4the 'better element of the Teutonic trace in the United. States, it is questionable whether, any paper published in Canada or Great Britain is any more pronounced In its views in favor of the Allies than The New York .:Times. It sees the menace which faces the world if Germany waa to con- - quer in thiB war. � It is a mistake for people to think that all the German-Americans across ,the line are pro-German. The case' of the three editors mentioned is proof ithat they are not. T.HE VALUE OF ALBERTA'S CROP6 Alberta's grain crop is estimated to ^^Wfttfr seventy millions and we do. "doubt it tor a minute. It is a lot Wj^aon^y but ,we .must not forged that! M�rw:;�M a big one. There are *?SS'mbw>*r joints in the south where well on tp a mfilion dollars vorth of' pr*,i& will ,be shipped and a half mil- lion dollars \rom most' stations is a fair average. Certainl)vtliis year's crop should place the rhajority of Southern Alberta farmer* on h good footing Jinan dally. -Those who have been debt rllden ought to get clear or nearly so Just to-give-art idea of the financial phaae of the crop we might mention that on one: three hundred acre farm in the Warner district the return was 0,531.45 cash in addition to six hun dred bushels of seed wheat and 2000 bushels of "eats. How is that for money, making on the farm. ffia �aa+tearteen,ajt�>ja^Waata . EDUfIN ft -t f -vp. *J�fe FOR TliE BUSY #AN BOYED AN3 VON PAPEN 'Capt. Boyed, German Naval attache and Capt. Von Pa pen. German mfil tary attaches at Washington, have been given notice to go home to the Kaiser.' It was about time. If ever two men,- officially representing a foreign country,-attempted to make a fool of another country. It waa thla pair of Otrmaa plotters operating as mam-bars.of the; staff of the German embassy. They seemed to enjoy breaking international laws right under the nose of Uncle Sam. After a long time the �State- 'Department has decided that the United States has been treated like a child long, enough and Boyed and Von. Papen must go home to Ger-many -where the Kaiser will Mess tham for all the nefarioua work they wore'able to'do since the war commenced and until Uncle Sam decided to boss the job. ' Burdatt-haaaltead'y; raited $715 tor the Patriotic. T!uJ>d.vv ; ^ Mr�; Atthnr-L: Otant, .of Welland, aged 40, ifothierlv ol' .Toronto, drowned heiselt 4n tbi rlvpr. .��,-'5 -~ ,f . Irene, ti|iri*ea jnonths' old child of Lome Meredith, ,Braattord, Ontario, waa drownedl'la a P�il of water. Of the 'recent recruits enlisted in London, Ont.j fts per cent, were native Canadians.- .�, MAKING MONEY OUt OF THE WAR A Conservative M. P. P. admits that he purchased horses for the government and that only through him could sales be made. That fact in Itself is proof of the' political power : behind all .war purchases in this country. This man also admitted ha bought the horsea- for'considerably less than he sold them to the government. That fact is proof that making money out of the government In war time is a favorite; pastime. At; Victoria, B. C. the secretary of the Conservative club admits that he got a-rakeoir of fifty cents a ton for all coal soft to the government, the money _bein| used for party purposes. A Dominion government official confessed that'the purchases of coal were made from parties who agreed to give the rakeoff jwhfle the lowest tenderer, a Liberal, -was not even asked to sup-ply the codjj. Is it'inot?*bout time the Dominion government/ put these fellows under trial for: robbing the people, more especially at'a time when we are all Urged to "conserve our resources. ' The Whitehall Club;" near: Bridge-burg, was burned last night; ' loss $10,000. ' r-............. Victoria County' 'Ontario will contribute $2500 a'month to the Patriotic Fund. -.... Coleman -BleweVt', oi Petf.-boro, vks fatally hdff 'when' strucK by an aito in Toionto.............. John Scott,, of. Wppds.tpckj,, a member of the School Board, died, aged 69 years. .......... The general store, and .stock of Daniel McDonald ,a,t.. Point .Anne near Belleville, was destroyed by* fire. Richard B. Hinckeaman,- a teacher at Upper: Canada. .College... Toronto, was killed in France......... Northern lilditf wlir iripplf seven aeroplanes-to-the British army at a cost of $175,000.. ........... D. W. McKfrchar has been appointed judge of the"jWveWli'cdOrt at Winnipeg. -- .  -............' H. H. Bamfcrd,. a .SrQni.tnept Moose Jaw citifcen, haa been' appointed paymaster o('the* 138th Battalion. Edmonton eitv . .teachers . .who . receive a salary of from $1250 to $2500 will receive- a out of live per cent. C. A. Grant, K.C.," Edmonton; is going to the front as a lieutenant with the University Battalion. Carl J. Prihti, Norwegian Consul in Toronto, has offered airdsclt for service with' the Canadian overseas forces. --..........-t..... ...... The Liberal party, it is understood, has chosen.James Hryaon Baird, M. L.A. for Mountain, to-be speaker ol the Manitoba Legislative Assembly. Col. J. J, Craig, of Fergus, now commanding the SOth Militia P.egt-ment, will command the North Wellington overseas battalion. L. Coulter, Stincoe's oldest business man, tr dead-He had been in the jewelry business there continuously since 1839. Owen Sound .Council decided that the petition for a local option vote was insufficiently signed, and there will be no Vote. Mrs. Thos.. Forstcr, of Brampton, Ont., aged 93, died at the home of her son, J. ,W. L. Forster, the well known Canadian artist. Four hours after his arrest for sheep stealing, Austin Beemer, of Blenheim Townahip, -was sentenced at Gait ,to Ave years in, prison J.  While temporarily insane John Mc-Phail, aged 10, committed suicide at J Button.. The body was found in a cistern with the throat cut.' Samia City-Council decided to submit a local.o'ptkm law to the ratepayers in January, glso a bylaw calling for the expenditure of $12,000 for water mains. , Tito King and'-Queen gave Mies Viq-let Aaquitii, daughter of the Premier; on the,occasion^ of her' inarrjage^ to Bdhham Carterj a coronet-shaped diamond brooch. ship ls\,llSMBUtBRiANCK-lt NBVBR fades! ' " : /*^*aw. if -any, remembraaces In the etrele ;of dWlee Christttaa presents can e.�� flVE  DOLLARS CASH TAKES . A VIOTR0LA WltH i '''./'.^ 12 SELECTIONS TO YOUR HO*! TO^BAX. .: BALANCE B^Y.ftllNif. There Is melody for every- aSead. in glorious Vletrola Muami^tmisloAaa ;::oc Kecbrds allow you to commaftd the graatr ."est drflsu t6 smg and a^y fay yoa^ ;a�� render exactly the music you sMtadaifc RINCHER CREEK CHILD RECEIVED FATAL KICK Pincher Creek, Dec. 4.-A sad accident befell -iittle Willie Connelly on Saturday last. In some manner he was kicked In the head by a horse and-in spite of all that could be done lie passed away at the hospital on Monday night. To permit a lead pencil to be neatly sharpened is the purpose of a new device that holds a pencil and guides a knife blade along the point. . 1 �OfcON 4k HI8CH U| BAliMORAL BLK.j NEXT WRIGHT'S JEWELRU relieve Constipation-gently, surely, and with none of the bad effects of cathartic drugs. Abbey's will immensely improve your appetite and'aigestion, tone up your nervous system ana clear your' complexion. -.' Its regular use will free you from the chronic bowel and stomach troubles that now lessen your efficiency aad endanger your general health. Can you afford to drag along from day to day when there is sueh a simple, palatable and economical preventive as Abbey's Salt? ' - .... - � Just try Abbey's for a Week or ten days and you'll agrae with Sir Henry Irving. Abbey's is procurable from all drugguta at 25c. and 60c. _ Made in Canada aad guar* anteed to give relief byt- ', � J. D. Sold by HIGINBOTHAM LIMITED. A CO., Miss A. MacCalluin, a nurse, who arrived home at Kingston from Queen's Stationary Hospital. Cairo, was cordially received in England, Queen Mary shook hands with her and Lord Kitchener interviewed ' her on conditions at Lemnos Island' and Cairo. Miss MacCallum found an officer on the point of dying and by prompt action she saved his life. A movement is on foot to organize a regiment of French-Acadians and details are now being arranged. A number of French-Acadians have air-ready enlisted and are sprinkled throughout Maritime Provinces units, but it is felt that organization of an entire French-Acadian regiment in these provinces would- be popular and prove a powerful appeal to many young French-sreaking Canadians who are now holding back. Word has been received by Mr. Alfred Wright, 60 Crescent road, Toronto, that his son, Lieut. C. S. Wright, Who has been in France since the outbreak af the war with the Scottish Wireless Corps of the Royal Engineers, has been awarded the Cross of the Legion, of Honor. Lieut. (Dr.}: Wright is a graduate/of ,-Upper Canada College^arid Toronto University: After graduating.he wa" a lec-tirer at Cambridge University for some time, and later was physicist with' the famous gcott>.Antarctic expedition. YES-fT IS POSSsHE TO STOP Rheumatism is a tormenting ana stubborn malady. In some cases it yields to treatment which is without avail in other, cases. | The .darting pains, lame muscles or stiffened joints only disappear by gradually expelling the uric acid, and so many thousands have been relieved by the blood-enriching oil-food in Scott's Emulsion that you should give it a faithful trial. Scott's Emulsion acts as a powerful blood-purifier by increasing the red corpuscles and it strengthens the "organs to" carry off the acids which cause the trouble. -Try Scott's Emulsion. It cannot harm. It hat helped thousands and may be exactly whs t you need.- No drugs. Scvtt * Sow��, ToroBlo. Oot. 15-59 Camdliiotte for the pMitfai of CommiiiRliiwr of Public I tllltles WILL SMAK BEFORE THB ELECTORS ON THE NORTH SIM - -ON- TUESDAY EVENING, DECEMBER tth .} AY AM IN BORGMANN'S HALL Those interested in the welfare of the city aj%raqui ted to ittead treated In the welfare of the city aj% raquastM to the time Is too short to Allow of h$^':n^|ajjn). Other'Candidates are Invrted to attend ansl^iwfli Oie-ilvan-aa opportunity to Speak.  ^ ' -  Manfred Freeman, sen of Samuel B. Freeman, iQ.C, eae af Hgralltan'sVWost prominent lawyers* came torl^hbrMM-lailaf asdi.ah a ahitner In the Ann of Sherlock aai^rraeaian, altrrled.on buslheasrtr>>i!a number of years. Mr. Freapasm^eaS; ortM oriclaal. pfomnters of the "tethbridge Waiarwarka, aad. neetrfe Light Go.; Mmtted" ia 1194. and from the ot Its lieeptlda uatli takaa'erer �y the city, he was dntrustad Wftt the auuiaff> ment of-the- company, covering a period of overi twelve years, .during Whi��i Ume he rilled the various oQc# o? Chief Baglae|r, Blectrtctlin, Mechanic, Secretary-Treasnrar aM Maaatt was. (n: bis .-capacity as Chairman ef the ftra,-tt^ater;atid'Ught Cetnfnttte*ithat he showed hia foreelght in p*ni|iolng the Cosnell to withdraw the by-law (then prepared aad mn^M/uAi provldtag t6r fiindji for a water system without se^erSgali'iaad suMJtltMlig one providing for both water and sewraaa.^'Me^ also* founi stranuou.hoisfaf the hlghMt Papers obtainable la the province, he haa hid shjae-twenty yearsJArbHslness experience and was one of tbA pi�mo|air| et the'Northwest Jcibblng ft Commission Co., now^^i| Campbell. WH|on A. Home Co. of this eity, so that he cesses oefore the people'contesting the election for Public UtilltlfdiCemmlsaloner well eira eae S�" >rj Entlneer ens) Reified up'te the greater reeteeel-| � his preeeat aaeewtlve peeltlen,' - -1, v- f fTS?1 * �P�f�enee gsldsd threMgh the rnlf- ^hAa;|la:e In the eperatlen if his DeparVaent In & east- . ^i^^if9 ,ifi!!*r "# "* jy*M�iY.��Hh the eeane#leal aeMey ef the preaent Cemmlaflenere. . > , * ' yt �* -^/- i5i*t ix- * ;