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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 11, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta VOU.'.MK XJ. AUJKIUA. TCKSDAY, Dl-'CEMHKH II. NUMIWA 1 THERE IS ONLY ONE ISSUE-WE MUST WIN THIS WAR MCIEOBt L. L. Pack Has an Uncomfortable Time When He Faces Lethbridge Audience All IrftLljridk'O turned out last nigM ran into a Ftorm of Tire vrhlch threat- afraid to Bfesk against V.'p have on tin; occasion of Ilie first appear- tmcil (o eiUuKulafr him r.hrn he loiJJall (lie brat of hie and YOU tnce lu the city ol ilie opposition can- itic audience lliat Iho cunacrlijUou act iinyy well iriniH This would L, I'ark In Ilils campaign- was dfallru-tl (o lake ail tbo Kngllsh-piaro been :i SVVL-C-I intr-ie) .spread The Majestic thrairn was filled in ami" leave Ihe and throueh the constituency, bui Hie doors t'ulon auppartcrs dHUKkters hamg to the tender articles a.feel lu the blitcr lu Uieir auxialis to heur Mr. I'ack hire- of Iho This self on (lit Isjue of the and also' raised the rlatblltttcs of FOJUS rtturn- mouths M-htn. on ihc Invitation from Ihe ehalriusn, Cnpl. walked to foils Vole of Two Lo One Moscow Is Centre of Elements Over Opponent, Former- Mayor Hatch LOVERING IS SNOWED UNDER FOR TRUSTEE IV. 13 niayor or I.elli- lirldgu fur I'jrfiliei" terra of iffrcc ycave. lie (fleeted Monday by a majorliy, ut -iVi" over Ei-Mayor George llnicli, lialJiiiK bettc-y lli.irj a hvo-lo-onB vole ovnr'blR opyoiicnl. The loiel ivsa 107.1. is Ihc since j9l3. TUc ijnly poll In which Mayor flot douW'? bis opjiononi'B vole WAS at 31, wblch included 2Vov mine, 'filayor llurtJo Is very 'jjleiserj today thnL lio Uaa Lecn so Jp- dsiTpJy tijtlQrsei! by tho of Lclhbrldgo. Ho is wlso pleased be- C'aiis-? lorm-of govcrucac-u'- been tnOorsod by the peoplo. Thrf fchqyl botrd verc Ticker iu Jn'ulil, MMfirn. Jobnstm and Wiillnoe being' rtliirued liy u, Tuur to vote JftE. K. TxJveriDK vhu en- terej )bo field al the last minute. Mr. LiiYcriuK'i. vote toiAlIcA 189. Tn only one poll dlil lie receive nearly oue-liRif tbe vole ot either of the other tat- Who Are Endeavoring lo Overthrow New Govt. MACHINE GUNS ARE UP IN liov. Wm. Irvtue, louie-l as PL! tuldlers in the gallery who platform ami! the voi-iferous 'ilie mini wlin is to lifi tiio ut to Inko It hack, U iras ait (cheering of ihc crowd and Billed Ihc .ciaiiti df Western Canada Irom ihr: InsWUtiE rtmark reflecting on their flag of euftpon for Ihc Loys at iho uf liis ('iilguritin friend, II. nexl-oMic. and Mr. Irvine pic-ad liront io Ihc ins si. (Jar 1.. Leech was Tlie re LI fnli1 only (or a chance lo ihc remark of Pnck Buppurcerf througli (ho audl-.hsck, whk-li lie did, glossing It over nneo. with. the. band and a and lelllug tlic audience Ihal ihcy had handful of Hie faidiful on tlic staffo put tlie wrong cons i rue ilon on ft. wlilch was prof.ieely (Irroraled with; In Bad With Ciilou 'JuL'Iis lo sh'iw ihat the MOJCOW ia reporieG lo be tail no corner or, the patrioi- ism. Mr, Pack Teddy and s. Peacot-Jv ot Ihe Mlnera' UnloDg squirmed on (hcJr sears OD the platfonn lalor irlicu Irvine said thai the and SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR HALIFAX RELIEF All ilip In the city will at home on the platform accept EiibKcrlmions for liall- ed to himself 1m- fax "lief to lor wauled to j Relief Trains Arc Still Being Rushed to the Strieker. City in Great Numbers very iitueh and___ luemeiy especially whrn somt'itie irlcil to lieckle biw. IE uas erne] whit lie did lo the lulerrupier Tvhoi WES chased lo cover with lliree orj four well-aimed shots. The Doctor Ignored The returns ot-lhe municipal Ihe proper authorities. ihould conoiTlpled and lion were announL-td tlie aenl into lh9 lo j wWch added lo the generel enjormtnl. the boys ai tho The ivei'e not n lianl effort to cor.- Tlncc'tho audience lasi nigh I for-R (o cv Times despatch from PC- wan Tery skeptical and KB skeiilk1- trograJ. Tho Bolshevist according to Ism look the form of a ruuulng Mre SA.CIQ wagfs Pctrugnd jieiYSpajwrj, have plated of questions whltli ;it times rormod froal are They announced havveTcr. nor WEIB Dr. LOT- iiucMno lima In the ilreeU as ibey a barrage which drowned the voice :how exylaln this romarl; j of the J.aurJer-Llbenil an uprising of Hujtile pities. The of Ihc oppoaUlon candidate coiniilete-1 to tlie members of their union ivhu MBOUlatiou ol the ridluR, chairman o! Eari'lauD however, shows signs o[ In- lv. In fuct Mr, Pack dl.l not have "T much-againel this kJnd of [the meeting. Those n-ero two tlilnffs subordination and IB TCDor'.eil to be pleasnnt timo at all. Itev. Mr. Irvine h has.always been held i Uie crowd eipcctod to enjoy bul they the Bolshevlkl commftmlcr. was treated souiewhai more leniently lliein that ll- anlagonteilc tojwefe dfsappolnled. In fact Ihey were ae Tras.lieHUiDg the [net Ihal he wag a labor that priioners nhould by used to ahoat tha only dLEappoiottneiits of the HUGE FORCE RELIEF WORKERS ARE BUSY SI Ccnli-al Car Uftrns Oxlonds llic f Uardle. 9 a iu 67 T5 Totals llardie luajority 4iJ7. Poll JobJiEon. Walluc-c Lovernlg Rl. 3Urys Car JJarus "H as L'G privai a loldler. named ilnranolf. roi'uMnrab'.e fcreei. the acsjiatch behig dotai-hcd (roui tlic trout to be .jcnt t gal net ilie L'os- iu a itrange land bui he '-'ie of free fiieci, It n'aa ereaJng from a Uulou standpoint y nollceablo Lhat Secretary Jjrownc j Totals '-'73-i 7-1S 33f .loiiiiEyii majority over Hovering 54S. nmjofUr over LorerlDg 553. MasraUi. .Dec-, eleo- Hons resulted today as follows: Court' cil, Karl I tartar, Ed. HadKlaa. Amos Peterson. Sc.ioo] hourd. Mercer, Taylor an-1 M. (luerncy. Al Raymond olflo (lun icsuKs rounuil, Mcesia. Coat- Ify, and fwher, for school Messre. Evana enrt At Mr.cleod Mnnlrlyal elec- tions fcr bunnl only, Kawccit and Cntgary Close (Jal-jnry.-Dnc. Mayor Cos- tollo leaning by only cievnn votes ovr.r H. U. Adslicad In a poll of live JbouJidiKL I lie rn.sult ot Uio Calgriry irinyorally may bp eonsEuerp.d lo ba In doubt, mul a recount may he neccn- rrans poDeil more llien 50 per cent, o{ tho latal vutc-3. The coiinl for nM- will not he rouiiilatei unlll farlv TuosdJiy morning bul" H Irwki 1? Matthew J. A. Klnnfj. W, H. FJuHs, S. J. McCo'iinon nnd Aid, O. l-i. are clcclrd fov tho airier-' vmcn. Prr.vy awj, 0. Hush, Ly acclamation on (lin aontJ The day'-was blllerly col.i and Tote was small. Mayor llpnry j-cllros thij year ailer fSrec, years' 'service, Medicine Hal Mctlkiiu: Hal. Dot1, today's mnnlcji'iil clnnlion, ex-Mayor M. A. UroTvji" Mnyor CnilknlianV. for Ihn inaynrallyby, more lliiin 1DD i'na- jorlty. Aldermen eleclcd wero U. l-Tnlay, 0. K- Ilolr-OJi, Hcclor 'LaiiK ajii! other fragile quarters to suhstaii- 1 Lial buildings lasl nisht ivhen tho TVfla- T, UUT changed charac- I Men site suddonnc33 nud' ait extrema i The tremendous Eiiowslorni wliiciL j ycalenlay afternoon nnd part of ShaeV rendered the iraueporla- Uon aciitct but iht relief work- By rcfuiQd io bu battled, uiglit every budf ivaa housed Ju prem- Jiei tbat v.lll dl leusl nruled tbcjn from the fiooir, raJa or Jrost tbil One. of the most gniesomc tragedies ever brought (o Hglit waa unveiled yesterday iv-lien N'Ick Nlrkttllu of Slnffordvillc iliECOrcred lieary miind frozen Lo death In '.iis shack on tlie rrest side of the river' and lite- Ipss body nearly totally devoured liy two cats and locked tip In Uie shack with him. ]y noUfied (he A. P. P. atid UetactiTO Mesketb and Coronor out to Ihe fct the of several neighbors' nroufbt out tbe fact that Meiraiind hca suffered for eome time from B weak hfart ahtl for the past year bas been lu'falling beallli. Tlie Ust time Eccra lo he allernalius here. IJurfiig tlio the icoiperatura lell to zero, bul reports from tlie re- fuge (hut nobody was suffering, The orgiiiUaMun of food and dolUftB EUppUes for The refugees suemcd to be running'very amo'jilily today, and with tho regulations tijaiDst undesir- able vt si lord boing ipjilied thu of tho faod. supply, vfhldi'i rEilent'l to serlouj, Afler Lieiiit' ihrough tha tllslancc estliuited a, quarter of a Frederick Ccmeau, B aoldlet, nl- presealed on UwfutoHorm waa nU Gcona's dwiBer." U repre- had met.deaUi sotuelUne between Sal- to IAT, Md you io; .yonYo llie preniler'a poallion as threat-] urday and Jlonday. London, Sec- retary Balfour lold the house cf commons today that a communi- cation had been received by Great Britain from Germany lait Sep- tember, Ihrouflh a neutral a'.'pfo- matic channel, to the effect that Germany would be glad to get to communication v with .Great Britain In regard to peace. The British replied it waa prepared to receive any communication German ernment m'ghl decide lo make, and to discuss it with Great Brit- ain's allies. Germany returned no Mr. Balfour added. Ia fact, ft appeared tiie of Press cable despatch from London.he wab- or" though badly Injured, was today able tbe opposition to.Uk? the Unkniila Monday, 10, received l December 1st, when he came i vo tell liia imnreiisions durln'e hia to ibla says: Into lown for provisions. Tbew were fliBht. enter the IfaU ot Ibe boyi at! features In III' tound on R ahelf, all Iiiuct aud nolyet was on guard on Iha ivater front, oflpoalUoo re-1 lfc as j unwrapped, Indlc-alJog Ihflt Wixmuprt and when Ihe explosion Uyng hmi on a pile of lurri- mass high Info tbe air ol a mile enemies in tbe house of- commons, amJ irorn oiif, JLndTtbe list rags ol iU reprt-onlatlv character Itare dropped .riven a plowed dyke ncross all the old boundaries and cat tiraad, deep, lunows of public opinion FREIGHTERS IN [CE Dalrolt, .Mich., Dec. fleel of lake Irelphtera, csliniaLcd lo number i fully 35, .arc fasl In the Ice Iri the; toirer river and between here; end Port Huron. Not n'vcaael pn through Iho river Arrar.geniepls have been made by thn CarrkTB' assotiallon lo'ecurt naslslance Lo the hnprlaoncd OlUws. nrent ia made by Ihe board of penalon cbmmiK'onern that'll Is (hat .ill cheques adjuiSng Mnsloni to and their under tbe prcvlfiiojig; of the order..In council InnreaaJng and allowances will- be out by the end of the year or ehortly theroaller. .The changea have volved jn enormous amount of de- tail work, as more than twenty thousand pensions hava -hid to be considered and Not cnly IK there 'a change In clauet of diaablHty to twarrty-onc clasaea, together with a of rwvnty-flve per cent, and over, frt In tcW'rtior allDW- anocaVhavfc been authorized for the and children ef mar- rltd, disabled pentJomra of- whereat formerly allow- to chlldrtn only in the event of a '4m9lllty of or nvEH-, Jdletl. IUI? JI by Ifce Browlni ilrenglh o( hla ajo iod nollilug (urlher had been se-n] dropped It of the neighbor resuHcrt' lnLlils discovery. Wumund 19 well nntl Is ol 55 years nf ige. He resided here for some- Iwenly years and leaves wife ..who Is at present employed in Claresholtn. As there were no Indu-fitlons of foul tad policy. Tbe pacifists seem io he jroirlnp In numbers. Time Is wearing the loyalty of the Liberal Llotd Qeorgeltcs. It only requires an occa- and BU old parliamentary It and (o throw down Tbe Express urges an etrly.'appeal lo the coiiDlry. H eihorls the prem- ier (o realize his danger fn time, tu come forwarrl anrl lead Ihe sgilnsl Ihe uaclffeU and Inefficient. It espreaaea contidence hn would be victorious, obtaining a decisive man- date and a long period of unquestion- ed power. Jn this connection, It Trorthy lo not a that the Tory Post and Ilia Radi- cal Daily News niadn vehement, at- tacks on Mr. Lloyd George lest wwk on the occasion of Ihe anniversary of his premlenhlp, declarins ho had tbe confidence oC tria pvblic. play, Coroucr Humphries decltled tiiat was Boys in Khaki Appreciate Action of Mr. Buchanan rick repudiated Ihc tn- Tho Joliorclng leltef, rcculvcrt I know rnll weU haw ilin' ilormllon o( Sir I.aurler? HM Mr. lluchnnan, fro'ra Scrjl. i'. JI. news or viclory rhner (lie lia cu' looao trora til0 tnurlcr-Ljbcrah Rlrnes, torrasr iirlnclpal of Waslmln- lioya anil I flo iiot like (o IhlnX of Ihe in 'hp 'relief thnt lie Is boh (t ring up stor soliool, who lias (or Ibe put Iwo hitter dlanppolntmcnt which will lie hfs ('allae leaving Ihc llut-. With lha hul irrek of l.'-.e UnlonliLn eicaedlngly confident of Ihs re- eelt. Onlsrtp hnj Iho keynlone Attacked Whole German De (achmtnt With a Sticls Singlehanded BridEh Headqiiartsrs 1n France, Dec. (By tlie Assoclnltd A tAtf captain IE hienlloaed In the or- ders of tho ihe gensral commandlnf; n certain Drlllih division in (he-.GAmbraf front. as, Collowi: "Hy hlR heroic conduct he aavetl .tbe whole if tot the division." This ll.ttlo nofe hides the slorr oi (bo his ramir kablc by Ible captain sMInulus o[ aroused tho crlppllaa; of Comeair was quite conscious during .Ihrgiigh- tho re-.- o[ nliat was fiolnfT to happen ivhen. ra struck tlie firouatl, The Clumber uiHter'hini seomed to lava broken his fall. .-Both of hla legs were, fractured and a largo piece of ntcel ontorei] hiXsldo. Jllc was plcltT up and taken lo a hospital and ulti-' inaielj was oparatcd on by the Mass- cbuset's doctors who have taken ovtf Ecllevuc, .Hie old military lers.. The steel was taken from his Ido and Ms broken llm'oa scL Storm -Over .Halifax. Dec. snowstorm irbich hampered {be relief workers yesterday vrna of abort durallou, and last night WBS clear aiul cold. As tha nnbw which fell VRS near enough rain to be well saturated, n harJ crust hud formed today, farther latcrferinc' with tvaf'lc and with thft of cicailhg away Iha ruins wrecked buildings. All ectlvltles, however, are now on a systematic basis, and Halifax mon: iGlncJ tt-rjuy with men from oilier. parts of Cnnada anil from cldea in fho Uniictl Sinter in making furtlier pfo- jresn lov.nril Printing hick more nor-, mnl conuitlous. The rcfusalub admit.' cuvlocUy to tho city already ha.l resulted nuiivurtbir; of Ihc'conRestion Khlch wns a c'jvlous Impediment lo tlic cars' _ of the Injured, (he foertinE aud. hla baby slrl by a Q-rn.n air raid on lng 0[ an4 tho rccon; Engtaml. ilnicllon of-tho-davast'atat tb.Gtriuu. ktUct ow of men were, busy today., nlwet on NoVembsr 3D, 6boBt ,no [ess ann armed only wlIS a hedry he !lnggi Tho cuicflask here was to rfr attacked ami killed or dlfptJir! ef nlvitcK broken windows and doors and, group of Trerb iwtlon of an Amiauiiltlon daDip near his hwdquarters aooth of .Marcolng. He collected a Eiball heterdgoiious force and on (o Lea Ruercfles, been In Ihtil ho hue no party strings attached yeara boon In service, fives an ititirs you stioniii be iiffcntrit. ;lllav "u inllcatlon of Ibe boys at thcJ Vou arc I know certain lo gel I''111- front fee) about the comlnj elecllon-J-.Tvnlo of ercry wife who hns a husbaml: II la that he iild it Uoai- Dear Mr. out there, of every mother who has a nllier oi-cnlna; Ihat ho was I iimlersiaml from frltnils In Lclli- son, and of cver> sister who lias n tandlrlate. mere- bridge that you nro-hayinf a hard (her. No- sclilsh, mollvo tan appealI'v1'? I'bor-rariner candidate, light lu your elocllbnlcHmpalKn. It to thoin. To win HID wnr, to Xjtp a! u's nev'r hanliv srmna imMlbla to mn ihal this steady stream of Teinforcoiiioni5 ro-! "llfrl" name can Irno, but I Ilial I miutling out to help Ihc bors in their bird- writcnnd loll you how sincere iire my! fl.qhi', lo maintain (be Canadian armj d know Ilial. llio LelbhrJiigs niir representative, as well M, din re- Iiresentallvo of thosi 'Bt ivns willing lo break with kl8 and to 1 woman whose he-art Is with her sol- dier boy In France. With- all good ivlslics for jour Iriumphant .roiurn, heilovc nie to be, Yours very sincerely, F. M. P1C1IKS. ftsaoc'latloii for illls did not on the plalform nt the Monday nlnht mcellug. Whether Jlr. Pack has wired Sir repudiating Ms' 6ndDr3nlloB' and asking that lie be not credited ot the situation. If Ontario could not ofTiet .Qdebec, It thafthc rhsnces for Ibu auc- celi til. b'ufon ucro flilm. Tl3o On- larie .sllnatlou' two %peeiiii or lea days ago was foguy, inrfeely due to differ encea In the ranks of Ihe Unlontib andvlftfufeeHng. of unrcsl the eiliialion today Is en- nrtiy thaugrd. Jlcnorla from all parts of Oriiarlo ,rcnoIVBd at Otlawi indicate a big 'sweep -for the govern- ment roUllcisiis In touch with the Ontario claim now tho loniits'wlll carry icycnty still.- A bet ot 6ns Ihous.T.d nolIdiB to IhH offcct was msdc In Ollawl on Saforday. J Sir Foster and Sir Thfr raaa White, who visit '.n Ifce capital ovr.r the week-end, both roptrted that there wu a very evident diving towards where, in dtsperalo' Jianrf lo he elfeclually cleared U> repair, roofs torn oft by Iho et- lUOLlon last Thursday- The .lujjpHos-.- nf window glass sent here from othjor cities prored particularly liseful autl a- party of skilled giazicrs. from Boston' place of Germans. Ho hlinaelf, armed with .two revolvelp, shot'down ctEhl Oennan niachlno and'belli lha positive until felict arrived. Other thrilling IndileiilJ are lold of in replacing (he lhn' shattered C. P. H. EARNINGS v Monlroal, Dec. 11. For week'In iJccemhcr tho (rnlfic Ings of Ihc Canadian Pnclflc nny of soldiers ta not.yel liu't lif will- an opportunity to answer Ihal ijues. Itliin from the platform al the MajMtli .Wednesday evening, when Joseph Marllii, l-aiirlur-Mberal nupportc'r, will on hla behalf.'i SKErcgalcil jg.ilrnt plaj- "duck? and Jilg own OCK) for Ihe corresponding a year political career in order to siipiiort cjo, an of or boys WEATHER Big Meeting At Warner A mttlina on b'hllf W tht In the brldge rldinl will be held In War- ner on Wednutfay cvam'nff, Dec. V2th, (t which will ke'Htn. C. Fi. Mltchtll, S. J. LdhkrhV For nil concerned last-night Was' the moat resttul suTce tho explosion. Th6 slhkdif of (he niunfllbns PIcton yesterday, with the subsequent official assiiranco that thero vere no the llrlttih comminilcrs In desperatu sit- m0re eiploslvc-ladcn vessels ia a Millions going psrnonnlly nmoiig' drove away of further men IB the. front llces lo cheer llieip. maaster ai-.d resi- In DJIO case a colonpl, already blinded, us let! AciDnc hla tnon Ijy an orderly. RETURNED OFFICERS St. John, Uesr. most ol them In to slcci> dents anil relief peace. Wave Follawerf Slait. Ilnllf.ij, Dec. of tho v.orst- features of (ho dljo.ilor-v, IWal wave ihr.t was caused when tho Mr-nl" Blsac'e cargo ctpJodr.l. The slorn Bervlcc, .irrlrcd here on R Ka3 under imil- steamer from, Ihe parly., j wavj! (ttf beeii 13 were: B. i'oold, Toroh'.-i; high rtcahcd nlons the harbo'i-front. Ueiil, T. H. Macgulre. J-lenS. 0, U [8 supposed fo hare Wen re.iponaltici Moore, hotli of Fort WlllhiKti (he deaths of 1SS out of a Maff 0. Morrison, yt. Jehu; T.Itul. U, S. on Iho dryjock. They rcre of AuilrnlU, 1 caught hi the swirl of walers v; I ruslird over Ilie sjjo. of the [lock'''' SPECIAL LEcjtLATIbN A worker on a pier felt tho Waehlnston, Dee. mi- IrefoMe nml eHpped under a Urge. son will eo to congrtss for 5ileclrl l ialatlon to bring ahoni Bulflctl'ua ol thn Ihe Tho fact that the orfatdent he 3 ia- cided deftnltely upon such a move be- came kaown last Blglit after ho 'had gone over ths- whole iraiiportatlon iltuatiun with Rer.ktor lands, chairman of tho laterstAi'' merca committee. prbSadlf ask tor leslslitloa In ai 'O' delfrentl ttttore beirq of wood lying uearhy. trll ill flfounil him, bul ho escaped iml when the tidal ware swept oVer; (lie pier ho dins-to Ihe baaru, rescued Six workingiwilh blnai Wfrj killed, 1'ho tug lillford nas waahid O'l the. loli ol' a pier anil was not ieHonsly! Inlured. U will he r. back Into Ihe water Sii'yilvej m-jii acting fs.stevedores OD the TBT-! Withy, whir are to km i o.s PAQK ;