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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 12, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta ..,l:fttmSbAY. DECEMBER 12, 1918 fim LETftBRTDGE DAIT.Y HERALD PAGE pmi REQINA, 9a�k., Dec. 12.-Hon. V/. R. Mothervi'ell has resigned from the Saskatchewan govern-Tn�nt bAcsuse Premier Martin refused to nr>ake a declaration denouncing the Union government, which Mr. Motherwell, In a letter to the premier, declared W3S Inefficient and extravagant and unsuitable. Premier Martin read lengthy correspondence to the house this afternoon. .f. A. Praser, a Dawson lawyer wUo cancellod his - reservatfou on the ill-fated Sophia an hour before' she sailed died of the 'flu at Seattle. SINCE 1840 THE NORDHEIMER For 78 years Canada's leading Piano. Uprights, Players, Grands, Cash or Terms. Agents for Steinway Pianos. Assiniboia Music Co. Ltd. 315 6th Street S. Phone 1644 2-0 G.W.V.A. SACRED SUNDAY EVENING CONCERT COLONIAL THEATRE NEXT SUNDAY EVENING SILVER COLLECTION COLONIAL ENTIRE CHANSE OF PROGRAM The Merry Musical Farce-Comedy '' "A FAMILY MIX-UP" A new musical comedy by the clever Colonial Players. Brimful of new songs, new comedy and new specialties. SPECIAL The Famous Broadway Star EMILY STEVENS IN "ALIAS MRS. JESSOP" A Story of Saint and Sinner. extra added attracjion NAZIMOVA in ^ Woman of France" GOOD^COMEDIES "-ORCHESTRA PRICES ALWAYS ANY nf ANY SEAT /Kr SEAT ANYTIME ANYTIME TONIGHT COLONIAL N CASE OF ANY HONTRBAL, Dec. 12.-Uy the slri;:e of the pollosmen, flremem, watov-works engineers and garbage colioc-tOFi today the city of Montreal was vlrtufclly without these Important public servloea. The. policemen, wato:'-works engineers and garbage collectors, after waiting till noou to see if ' the city administrative commission would grant their demands for wage Increases, and receiving, it is understood, only ftn offer to arbitrate, left tlielr posts. The flremca hesitated, many being in favor of arbitratiun, but finally, when it was learned that employees of the other departments of the city's Services had gone out, they jleft their stations. The firemen posted this notice oa the doors of the staitions: "We are on etrike. Our course la for justice and human living. Are you with us?" About two thousand men are on �strike. J, Ij, Bourbonniero, tepreaentatlve of the presideTit of tlie Internatimial Fire Fighters' Union, is quoted by one of the newspapers as claiming Uiat he refused to recognize the strllce. This attermaon Joseph Tremblay, director of puijllc safety, advised alU; citizens to take the necessary steps ' to prepare themselves against rob- borles. He also appealed for v61un-l.eors to join Iho police I'orce. Major-Gon. )S. W. Wilson, C.M.G., an general officer commanding the Montreal military district, states he is able to turn out ni least 1,000 trained aoldiers to quoJl any dls-turbanco or to meet ftny contingency whioli may arise, but no action will be taken by him unless application is made by 'a magistrate, ar flhe mayor, unless, of courac, an overt act takes place which fn ills opinion justified tlia calling out of the military. A meeting of citi/ena to decide upon what Hto]>s are to be taken to organize a protective force has been called by the chamber of commerce, the board of trade and other bodies. l^irector of Public Sa.fety Tremblay! announced during the afternoon that Mie waterworks plants were all in operation, and that 18 fire stations out of 45 had been manned lay . voluntoors. I During the first hour of tlie strike two robberies were reported to po-1 lice headquarters. , LAST TIMES TONIGHT ELSIE FERGUSON IN "THE LIE" ALSO "THOSE ATHLETIC GIRLS" A TWO-REEL SCREAM, AND PATHE liATEST WAR NEWS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY fARAMOUNT PICTURES PRESENT PAUUNE FREDERICK IN TOLSTOY'S "RESURRECTION". ' also- FAHY ARBUCKLE IN HIS LATESTAND FUNNIESiT > - PICTURE Ji,/'iilE COOK" AT THE EMPRESS. The Six Reel Jewel, "For Husbands Only," featuring Mrs. Charlie Chaplin, to be shown at the Empress for the I balance of the week commencing tonight, is an attraction seldom seen lu the city. It Is Cull of brilliant tun and situations. The attractiveness of the picture can be gleaned from the following preliminary synopsis of the story. Convent bred Tonl Wyldo marries Samuel Dodge as a solace for a heart desperately wounded in its first experience of love, l^ater she meets Rolln Van D'Arcy, who is not a marrying man, Mrs. Ellis tries in vain to warn Tonl that D'Arcy 1^ merciless and dangerous. But Tonl was bent on revenge. When D'Arcy found that Tonl was playing with lilm he resolved to force her hand and at one blow destroy Samuel's love and � faith. He prepares to produce a play in which the characters will bp in reality Toni, �himself and Samuel. The action of the play is the game that Tonl had played v/lth him, only with the worst poaaiblo eiplanation given to Toni's action. He invites Samuel to the play, 'which was called "For Husbands Only." \ ^ Samuel accepts the invitation. He returns from the theatre to Tonl. But why spoil pleasure by anticipation? Come to the Empress and you will find that no mistake Is made in saying there is a, rare treat awaiting you. A big program will be shown at the Empress. In addition to the big feature there will be plenty. Avbig program will be shown at the Empress. In addition to the big feature there will be plenty of good comedy, the Allied War-. Review, and Screen magazine of latest World Events. Altogether a Program de Luxe. AT STARLAND. Count Leo Tolstoy, the famous Russian philosopher, author of "Resurrection," was one of the ablest writers of his day. In his arraignment of social,' economic and political conditions which e^xlsted among the Russian peoples during the last half century he waa as fearless as he wa.s , daring in his advocacy of the principles of liberty, freedom, justice and the education of the masses. In wTltlng "Resuri-ectlon," his purpose was to expose tlie degrading conditions by which fallen peasant 'women became social outcasts, without hope of redemption, while the noblemen responsible for thfeir downfall were accorded tK^ highest social and political honors. These conditloiis are the Ijasic features of the great Paramount picture, "Kesurrectlon," starring Paulino Frederick, which will be seen at Starland Friday and Saturday. In her portrayal ot the role of Katusha, a beautiful Gypsy Russian girl, wiio becomes the plaything of a prince, and later falls to the lowest depths, Miss Frederick .has a role which affords her a wide scope for the ^display of her dramatic and eihotional talents. Miss Frederick is supported by many capable players, while the photographic effects in every scene of the picture are of the best quality. The photoplay is in. no sense inferior in these and other respects to "La, Tosca," which was .recently displnyed here with unusual success. Eleven years ago yesterday, December nth, 1907, the Lethbridge Dally Herald was instituted. The following interesting items have been taken from the papers of December 11, and Dec. 12, 1907: � Dr. J. H. River.v-In town; one that will appeal; to' the masses and the classes, at the Sam* prices of admission, twenty-five ceats to all seats. - - NEW BAKERY WE ARE OPENING A NEW BAKERY IN LETHBRIDGE^AND HAVE INSTALLED A MODERN OVEN AND UP TO DATE EQUIPMENT. EVERY FACILITY FOR GOOD RESULTS HAS BEEN PROVIDED AND WE HAVE THE BAKERS TO MAKE THE VERY BEST Home Made Bread Cakes aind Pastries If you want rosl good bread we know ours will come up to your expectations. We be lleve It will exceed them. You will come to know this bakery as- one that turns out good bread, good cakes and good p^isiries. Why not learn this right away, one order will' do It. We will be Open Tomorrow, Friday and invite you to call. We will have a good delivery system and will deliver regdlarly. Let us send you a real good loaf this week. s WE ARE PREPARED TO MAKE Wedding Cakes & Christmas Cakes and wll^ cpeelalize on these lines for the Christmas Season, They will please you. The H. SHIELDS idge Bakery P.CREDIEO 404 Thirteenth Street NortK Phone 1307, License No. 5-2619 jiLADIEO < 1* 613 511354 ;