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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 8, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY. DECEMBER 8, 1917 Tin' i.rcTimnmr.K DAILY PAGE FIYR ififii 3 lic-un Up between IK! through Iho Morm. The an ilot'.ors are bus) nt work in nurir-s hospitals 2i leave i- en tn for IUI licre, St. John, X. D., Otr. Is Ilaltfar, .say thai whole jolated In her desolation today. .Blorm Loun'd, tho devastated city has Vmliunt and first iraln It was iiop- ,day. The vealbi'r Is lino to'luy llie i-il lo release was the MiisBachuisUs pany can do HUle iu Iliu snow relief Biieclal. Tlio Inner report-i covered ruins. d ni lu o'clock this' inoruliiB to iic The relief commlltees arc doing "111! smiled III a drift ill Mumr.jmcock.' erilulng possible tu i-Iothe and feed iirar iho N'ova Scotia bonier. Trains the thousands of homeless, (rom llalilax rnd oilier polnlB rust 10 Ihe de.itb ot Iwo (ec-l were rcLMited Is "hours Lehlna" anJ I en .ihe llicrft were no promises regarding Ihem. These trains.are loaded Injured persons and deutlis upun Uiein are alfjgellier probable as scarcely a Irainloa'd of lujurcd lias ar- rived hereloforo wl'huul bringing In the bodies ol roaio who died aller Hie Jouruey to the hospitals at Truro bcenu. li is thought likely luiU the MausatliiucUa relief Iraln If ll gets through lo Truro today will be Ucld uji u-ed -sufferers v.'lio have bccu brought to Ith Truro und number already has The district under strlci guard. Cailfcdlan stil- dlers being iisslstud effectually by AliliTlaail bluejackets. Tile irtiyor today Issued ttn order impending the holiday anil directing llul al! slores remaining sate for occupancy L? ktpt opcu and all labor'continued. Tlio senrcli ot Iho ruins is greatly de- layed by Ihe heavy suu'.v though man) Injured liail been removed lo nearby luwiis before the storui set in. illurm UUUILU, uiw "been cut oft from virtually all cum- destroying flames tlial nttMdcilIt. their Cd -he IOC. resources both prole, coiunlclc suspension so far could tailed, and today l'.ie relist' partlcb, The telegraph and. leleplione coir- bo learned here The (ate of tho sut-'wcra themselves la need panics were In 11 far ivay lo restore JcreralronUhoesploBlonof'rhursuayl This wan looked tor from _Truro wire communication with Terrible Stov Rages To'ronio, Biar louay ll'mnlO, 111; luuoj has llils special from llalilax: A lash InK northeaster, burdened with tleel llie uialtcr of 3Ueten-'j howled In from the Atlantic all nlglil and was still raging early Early today Ihe storm wlilch struck Hallfai yesterday liad h Hol'fai Intcnsily. wlud was bluwluB al velocity ot lorly miles an hour. Snov Ueports from Truro, 02 miles (rum school, e' cry child was Injured by fly- j.erts lo man 1 ___ _.________________Kel up. The fil Ilalilai ore i A Special Meeting for the Lady Voters Of the Lethbrjdge Riding WILL BE HELD IN THE SONS OF ENGLAND HALL 'AT THREE P.M. MONDAY THE. To oiinolc them to have an cxclus.Te hearing of the iKjsilion ot L..L.PACK cvtrr destitute person In Halifax be jlng lakcn care of last nlulit fc j certain ilcnlh to wan'lcr streets acquaintances iu llalllai-. Toll of Death Uncounted cnll-al Ontario .-r-Kiuii'iil Lo as.sisl in rciii-I j The prayi will bi- miidi-1 takers, glaik-is au'l lar-1 tntcra. Seattle Relief Seattle. Dec. S. I'lai.a for raising J25.000 ill canh and intn-han- for llie relle( ol Un; victims ul ihii explosion will be made by rn'inbcra of Hie Canadian Cluii of Seat-1 al a meeting here toniiMn. coll MalherfOii. a native o[ Nuva LOtla and president ol the i-ljb, abd j J. A. Paltlson are arraugiog a suit-' prugraiiime of speaking for [lie aeotiug. From Moose Jaw Moose Jaw, Dei-. a ajei-tiiiK 1 (he of the Victory loan omruiltec- will be lLcld at boprd ijf raile lumorrow afmrnoon. Mr. V'raw- qrd, president of ttie lioarJ of trade vill Iniroducc a resolution to Lhc c-f- ecl "that all canvassers iiautk lielr rnmoilEElous earned a relief 'nud for the sufferers al HaUfaA. ll 5 [.olnted out Iliat should sugges- tion be adopted throughout l.Ue Do- minion sum ol over two million dol- :ars will be lealUed. An Atlantic Port, Dec. Associated Press today carries the following: Two myattriciu craft, apparently a submarine In tow ol a steam veistl, were light- ed off the Nova Scctla coaat, in the vicinity of Halifax on the nlghi before the Halifax txploi- ion, according to the captain of i team ship which arrived here from a St. Lawrence river He taid his steamer nearly ran into the two strange craft, neither of which displayed any lights. At first he believed the vessel En tow was a laier btcami con- vinced it was a large submarine. The towing vcisel, he said, ap- peared to be lignalllnp either some other ship or a point on the shore. with an-1 will afford tnleriainmoiH for fairons of ihe Eiuproiis ihtiin- tonielil wlien Fraoh- lyn Kaniuin will tcltbraio "Hlueblnl Ihiy" ui. "Any- thing Once." In Mr. farnum's sup- port will be Claire Brey. who will have Ihe role of a fiery Spanish sen- rjrila v.'hosL1 uiltslun in ihe plot will1 Le to make lifu llvtly for the hero of ihe Mr. Faroum will be tor his eicellont work as a light romedian in nuiiicroua pre- ceding Uluebirda, ihe lot "The Clock." "The .Man Who Took ;i Chance." "'A Siormy Kniglil" and Home Faihcr." In this nuw offering he plays ihe rok1 of a young i men refutes to bo blurted or {backed uui of hid deienninaUons and I in his combhta a lively acy he pprforuis sonit! amazing deeds. vis 10 laugh, and laugh a-plnnty. Also ti Kool for Luck will be Rhou'ij. BRITISH CAPTURE HEBRON London. Dec. E. H. Al- lenby reportG that hy haa occupied the town of Hebron, in Palestine, the- Uril- Ish war ofrice officially announces to- night. Ottawa, Dec. 5. Xcwa of aaolher probable tragedy affecting (he Mar who iicrishbilvW'll probably never be. j ,luo the the- in w-reckaBe. I barely possible tbal the officers known. Wiili Twenty thousand nesllluie. men, anui crcVv.-nuruberinR 46 men. T.-lio j. .whole (nmlllcs have I the surviving wounn- scaUcrefl-'ovcr a dozen- hospitals slaudlng. illarriers of tarpnner ar.d countless private houses, are too dazed or loo weak to recall what occurred on Ihe dire morning. H is to form anyltccu- raltt eEliuute of ILo life. The furious bliiiajd of yesterday, irhich burled the ruins Iu snowdrifts, men and children were sheltered In I took lo open1 boats after sending out and homes which atlll O. S." calls may br. picked up. in Uiis; campaign. He will he suypcrtetl Rev. Wm. IRVINE The Greatest Speaker of Albertai LADIES; po ,NOT MISS Ihe sh to out the'blllcr gale. Now Well In Hand Ollavra, was alatea at militia licadquarlera this that .a telegram had been received Irom AUJor-Gencral T. com-. made the task of parties military district No. D, Jn is to' the effect that the siluation'ln the stricken city most Imppjilhle, and the uf -many victims will probably not re- covered uni.ll the debris Ima Iseen cleared avray in montLg lo conic. The general opinion continues Lo be that the list of dead wdl-.tolal and lhat the injured will number at least more. was now well in hand. Naval Men Killed ..OLlaiva, Dec." list of those conuecled with the naval service k.ll- tft at 'Halifax, accordlrfg lo advices re celved here tfKldy, Includes Command- The.S. O. S. whirh were inter- cepted by tho wlrcle'js stations at (Irlndslonc Island and Fume I'oinl, said-the Eimcoe war. sinking and the ship, was, being abandoned. These messages were forwarded to the de- partment at a lat'j hour last nlglil, nnd every. wa-j lo send relief. The 'deparlincnt. endeavored lo sch'l the goverriineit bteamcr Ellenmora from Charlnlletown or. Plciou, hut ow- lugvto the bll2zard raging along the Atlantic coasl, telegraph wires east of St. John were dc-wii and Ihe mess- ages djd not get- through unlil ibl-j nidrntas." The naval service department also ceiveu nere irKiay, mciuueb It is eatimaled that 800 dead have er Murray, former harbor master of been recoYcred but halt ol. Lh'eee recently traniterrcd from the have Tbo dcatbyroll Canadian to tho ImpcriRl service. Oth- Is being daily increased. Hftports are I Cj. cfricers kliled'were. Warrant Otric- icomlngi from outside hospilBte of. a fer'Gcorge C. Cleveland, bo'aUwaiu of number of deaths last nftht. The Mass- government steamer Margaret; Al- relief last herL 'Madison, boatawain of the Niobe, What the Press Agents Say AT STARLAND Tlieoilorc Hobeile Kin in (lio Jesse L. Lnky production o! "Anton Ibe wrllten by JultJ KckarL Goodman (rom Ihe Saturtar Bvenlne Poal sLory Thomas Hr.Ui- zoll. and iirepared lor the screen by Marian FaWax awl Charles SBJ will be the aUracllbn SlarUnd MondaV and Tuesday. This gripping slorj' ot In- -Ipie in connection the. great European war a great deal o( coramcnt peared in ihe Saturday Ercnlni Post. in lircparins the storr'.for lie Jules Eckeri dramatist, ha.i written even" Liore ld, Etory. In the masterly huius of America's Krcaleet character actor, and the beautiful Mils at (he fair rlcllm of his and uup QRPHEUM TONIGHT Ifl LAST TIME PRICES BU.1HMAN AND BAYNE "THE GREAT SECRET" "THE PURPLE MASK" "THE FIREMAN" endeavored send Ihe Staflacona, ghL durloe the helght'of'lhe blizzard, t train .IhaL WB.S able to y Toronlo; Hodney O. Burnslt, Halifax, caroenler of Ih c Klohe. Seamen Charles C. JIcMillan, Sidney Chicle, Carl Wfllon, Albert: "Winnipes; iTcken n.i'-Nickcrson, Ilaccaro, N.S.; Br' T. Mnrpiy, Mr. Gwynne, Ens- High 'Hendrv; Toronto, stoker ol Ihe Margaret; W. S. Ixjwney, Brit- ton, Out, sloker ol the NIohe. Thanks U. S., -.7 Hallfal, N.S., Dec. Premier Dor- deii, who has arrivcJ here, coDferred with local .committees and this alter- noon issncn a statement thanks to the [ic6ple ol Ihe United SLitej lor their ecaorous aid. -T Ksval Men Lott-l 'Ollawa, llec. Tile prcaa censor's oldcc Issued Ihb arternuoii Ihe (piloting list of casualties In the itoj-al Canadian Navy nt HaJIfai. which', is soniewherc In the gulf to the assistance ortlie Simcoe, but it wad found to, impossllile to'get into touch With this vessel. The Sim- cos left Sydney-, about for the of rajsing "buoys !n Ihe gulf. and. was. engaged on work ported by a o[ auch arlls'j as Horace B. Carpenter, Earths Chapman, Harrison Ford and others, the photo Is hound to he of more than usual Inlereetr The proddctiou, a .I'lramrjnt Pic- ture, a lavish one, the scenes belni laM In 'Russia. It vas yroduced un- der the persouat direction o[ C. A'ancoiiver. Dec. and poss- ibly three, veterans will be rclsslne [rom the line tho coast clubs H-heh'thc KocKcy" season opena-jieil Creation Proven .From 'Iho 'staff ol Hear Admiral: I Lieut. Murray, .killed. From H. M.- C.'S. Alhert I Mattlson, boaUwaln, next of kin, wire, address, Stonehouse Tdtoniorlon, To- OU see 'here an illustration'of a-test that Mme.Verlet, the', _.. coloratura soprano of ttvday, lias madt' before; thousands of pe9fj1e in many consists of singing liftcl comparison with own -voice on the Nfivv alike have admitted 'that fonto, killed. Mr. Ro.lncy O. Uurnett, carpenter, noil of kin, wife, 13 Mitchell St., llallfas killed. No. 537, Charles C. ing seamen, next of kin, wile, -Queen SL, Halifax, Xo. Rhlcli leading sig llnian, no Wn, killed. 'T No. Call C. Wifconrable sea an, neil. of tin. molhfcr. Mrs. l.'ucy I'-nn, P. 0., Nanaimo, (i., Wllen. No.- Albert bauntler.i, able there is no difference betwiefi'the real arid the re-created voices. -j. v Tlie. above has been hiade by thirty.; -Other; before nearly a million people, and always .with the 'result, w l 6 The NEW EofRbs alone can lest; No "talking- would daye attempt, It cost Ediion .and five years' effort to put real f the reich of eVery-' home. 'i r" To deny yourself .'this -jTOAderruV jfosstssion or to.substi- v-: 'tute anything less tp'rtjb yoiir-hoiiic, of one of the v- Wrien yon mil tetter have the -pleasure and lionor of MrtEdison's new art. s Tfc NewEbisbN AM TMt-'NtW The Kenny iAHin Co., Ltd. Terai ajnan, next kin, Mrs: ninle McPhail.-3S2 St. Innlpcg. .No. Frewch Hurnley Nlsker- able neit of enev> Nickerson, Dacciro, Shclbtrnc killed. r No. B. T. seanrtn, eil 0( kin, unknmTi, killed." 6. Ixincy, sloker, next of ii, 'mother, B. It. No.1, Brltlon, algnfthnAn, next ot In'llDXnown, killed. From li. M. C: S. Margaret: tiepne C.. Cleveland, bontswu.ln, eit of klrl .not known, killed. So. M, 116, Hugh llemlry, -petty fl'ccr, next of kin, -wife, .Kllrjibeih IBS Unglcy SlfCTt, Toronto, iii.d.' W. To Send Cloltlifti Dec. fact-thut ra'llfpx In Ihe'grip'M blizzard auMC Etd Cross'ofdclik here.trrtiiy .cHrec! their allenlloti psu'1 iwr-rrt the jpply, of'cloftlng In the belW-'thil'lheso be. most Sorely tecMl In (he. atrlpken clly. large vnrchonne here kepi at Iho spofttl o( the lied Crmj purposes flllen wllh frucklnaiW nf. Arrange- rt'eiili have been madaM thnl another supply- (rain can be despatched lo (ntttaj wllhln n After there' In- (llciite'-.whiit li most ncMcrt, .._..........____ ____ i-jie: mo'riUI.'' president or the P. C. llVA'. today announced his permanent as player, while California, also vlth the game. SI Griff is'' 'valedictory address was: few days'ago, but there- is still a .chance thai he may be pressed, talo'service. Lester Pal- rick, raaaager. of. the Spokane- Club, whow B'S- in .Vancouver, stales thai he will only rlay nllllly roles llils season. PicKic coasl-leaguo clubs .will start llietr.iseason .early neit monlh. The eiact dale wlllrhe a meeting to be week. Players now on'.'tbe- are conditioning themselves for. the race.. RUSSIAN PBISONEHS RELEASED BY. AUSTRIA Italian Headquarters In Northern [Inly, Dec.' prisoner's 'tak. en In Ilia pest (aw.days the release of Rusplsn prisoners held In began leh days Austria took: the initiative, in this waliliig for Russia lo release Austrian prisoners, Russian prisoner was -schooled .carefully In desire to cncl Ihe wir ind body, of AT THE MAJESTIC I "Noirly I he really funny larce comedy hy. Selwyn, In which Jladje Kennedy is stirrea, be shown tonight: (or (he, last lime at the Majestic Theatre. 11. Is a rhq.'t enjoyable piece, of stage-craft and aftorrts a most eicellent evening's entertainment -Madge Kennedy her best In "Newly which Is a hrofld-stalemenl.when one remem hers her lu "Baby Mine." 830. Laughlnf Comtdy. Tonlihl's performance will start at AT THE EMPRESS Stirring comeily-drama, replete LAST TIMES T.ON1GHT. RUTH ROLAND IN "THE SULTANA" Five of Thrilllnf fully C'lorsfc Christmas beftn lhal OT Ihe i'gffTernroBil nllwiyi into 1 C. A. Hayes, mm. WILL BE HERE MONDAY AND TUESDAY- JEiSE L, LA9KY PRftEHTt paganda for-tennlnatlng Ihe war.. full ultrtlon. The Twentieth Century Book Store THS TRtMUM. HOOil Of BIITINCTIVI ANITA DNG And in All Ifl "ANTON, THE TERRIBLE ;