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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 16, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PAfiE FOUR TIIK l.milBHIIHil', DAILY IIUKAU) SATURDAY, DKCHMIiKH IDHi alberta DAILY AND W E E K Subscription Rates: Dally, delivered, per week Daily, delivered, per year ......S5.09 Dally, by mail, per year ........S4.00 Weekly, by mail, per year Weekly, by mail, per year to 1C52 TELEPHONES Business- Office Editorial Ollico W. A. Buchanan John Torrance Managing Director Business Manager Talcs of expiry of subscriptions ap- pear on address label. Accept- ance of papers after expiration date is our authority to nmiinue the subscrip- tion. be Investigated, Commissions wop appointed, ami not oven hero tho consider U'.q other meJit'.'in tlie.coiuUry, Prnctienlly ovory cbiuiuiRjSJon jiijmed 'ot men who went ptirty'.friends. And so.it hus tUroup.iyoJK ftlia.'. war. in Cnniulij. It luis eveii. beep, aliened by Tory newspapers Unit tW were'not loyal, and that they' were, part war. It is SL' government that 1ms acted in these-devious ways that seeks a further extension of the life of par- Haineiu." Can; .it expect sympathy front-'its opponents? It may expect sympathy because It does not under- stand its opponents, because it iiii: igfriea they will, for the sake-of unity, sanction partisanship, graft and weak administration. It is there the government is mistaken. AVe can only avoid an election in PICKED UP IN FOR THE BUSY MAN Hon. A. E. Koirip. was elected by acdamirlion in tfast Geo. IZaioy, of I the C'rillla is'dead. Aid, John Hughes will be a candi- date for Kingston Mayoralty. j Geo. Cook, oue of the oldest Iqco, motive engineers in Canada, died at Niagara Falls. The Very Key.. jyilUam Mercer :he extravagance. Grcsveitor, Dean _ pf Toronto .Masons will build a 'Canadian Aeroplanes. creation of the 'Imperial Munitions Hoard, 'has been organized with capital' stock of for tho pur- pose- of taking over tho Curtiss Aero- plane Company's plant at Toronto, Ontario.-Mr, Frank Wilton Baillio of Toronto.and. as Man- ager of the Canadian Cartridge Com- pany, gave buck to1-, the Government representing profits" on war st Jolll> n.om Canada during .tho war by a rec strut-ted government composed of .Cathedra! of; has.liecn appointed managing Divine, died suddenly j director. The establishment of flying at Now York. i schools in various parts of Canada is part of a huge scheme the Oovern- Dr. D. Schenu'Drhqrn, a faculty j ment has tor ihe manufacture of member of tho Northwestern univers-i aeroplanes and tho training of avi- divinity school. Chicago', hap been! a tors, !J tendered the jiresi'ileuyj-'of the j ta Wesley a a university. OF CANADA Are Your Children Learning to Save Money? Each maturing son and daughter should have a personal Savings Account In the Union Bank of Canada, with opportunities to save regularly, and training In how to expend money wisely. Such education In thrift and saving will provb Invaluabta In later life, LETHBRIDGE BRANCH A. P. S. TATUty, Manager GRASSY LAKE BRANCH H. E. SANDS, Acting Manager DRIECTOKY OF GKAIN liHOKEHS Your King and Country need you right now' nada's biggest, brainiest men. regard less of. politics. Tho Rogers. ,th __ Reids, the Cochranes, the Crothers.j Fanners coining' to Sarnja recently the partisans nnd Ihe weaklings of with produce'askcil 65c Yor" eggs, with the present government should go. to be replaced'by men of the type men- tinned by Mr. Bland. But the Rogers, the- Crothers, the Cochrar.es ami the has Keids.won't go. They prefer partisan-1 New wtal amoui to nationaiity. In deciding toj THE PROGRESS Or THE WAR King Constantine of Greece quickly yielded again to the dema of the allies, presented this time in j stay-they invjt the form of a sharp ultimatum, and! aster. With the government com- hns agreed to withdraw all troops posed as iris at specified in the demands. This places the situation- once again out of the danger zone. The peace proposals of Germany continue (ii receive scornful treatment at the hands of the allies. The under- lying scheme of Germany is believed to be a peace conference at The buy at all, and prices soon dropped 15o per dozen. At ihe monthly S. 0. E. meeting held Wednesday. 6th lust..- the following Tiie Life Underwriters' Association'officers were unanimously" re-elected gave i.he total amount of for the coming year, as for several late reasons deemed inadvisable to the; make changes. It also transpired that dis- Waldorf-Astoria, [.as. approximately! over 50 per cent, of the active meqt for all tho waste and graft and errors of administration since the war com- menced, and more especially since the first 'extension of the life of parlia- ment was-granted, there can be no further extension. The Liberals have proved waste, extravagance, corrup- tion and incompetently exists under hers had joined the colors in somo (capacity or other, thereby upholding The Kent County Council adopted the iraditions of the Society. the proposal 'to ask the Past President, Wm; Holberton; to give the franchise to Indians. On President, Thos. Oxland; Vice-Preslr the Indian Reserv'ations'in the County j dent. E. J. Fauhch; Secretary-Treas- more than 753 of' the eligible" Indians! urer. Geo. Win. Parsons; Chaplain. E. enlisted, and ttie' 'Council feels Hsrue. but such a conference would in the general opinion that there should 'be'.' s Corporal WHHa.m. Palmer, aged Scott; 1st Guide. J. Gurr; 2nd Guide, failure. known her terms r.gree declines to make of peace or even to an armistice until the allies liave' expressed a willingness to .eater into negotiation? Fighting is proceeding on all war fronts with varied results. The Teu- tons are still successful in Rumania, stiff fighting is in progress on the Verdun" front in France, and on the .administration.- They of the Quebec Rifles, stationed be doomed to'can srant an Witley, Eng., has been, stabbed death and Private Letenock recogni- TV, Kirk; Inside Guard, Outside Guard, A. Carr; District Deputy, Wm. Holberton. Official Auditors, Henderson. Reid and Patterson, at'lMuNichol, Hugh McBeth. Robert Sage, D. A. Smith, Parsons, OF CANADA HEAD OFFICE TORONTO both the Russian fronts- Macedonian HOW TO AVOID AN ELECTION To the Editor of the Free Press ;dangers lie in :the pres- ent political "'situation, in Canada to- day. An election would be a calam- ity, yet we may drift into eacb party blaming the other. Still graver Is the -war situation. We are last phase of pie great in the and it may "tie "longer and more desneriite Than most of us had hoped. No one can say how much another Canadians may be -worth. But can they be raised by present methods? I venture to think Canada for her own saks and for the sake em- pire is ready to welcome unprecedent- ed measures. Let tiie premier call: the leader of the opposition into con: j Bultation; Let; Sir Robert, then, auledij by Sir Wilfrid, call into a new cabinet I the very_.ablest men of he lUiole j country. Let him pass over his pres-i ent Conservative ministers and past! Liberal ministers as freely as he sees fit. Let him sweep the provincial gov- ernments for such men as W. Ro- ivell or Sir Adam Beck. But above all let him follow Lloyd George's lead and- c-11 in the ablest business men, such as J. W- Flavelle of Toronto, or 3. H. Ashddvni of Winnipeg, men who have no past to defend and no politi- cal ambitions to nurse. Let French, and English, east and west, be repre- sented as fairly as possible; but in particular let-there be at -least >four men who renre- organized labor and ihe organized farmers of Ontario and the west. Such a ministry as that, I venture to affirm, will have not only parliament at ita back, the Dominion.- There is no question that ought to be grapplec Tith that such a ministry could nol tsk b? the horns. And !n this, tht but perhaps the longest ant hardest, struggle of the great Canada will at last stand as her men IB khaki have stood from the first, a; one Can we not'-in this crisis, be all o us just Canadian S, G. BLAND. 4 r mmpeg pec 9 't "We do nDu to ropy tht ;t letter as it appears in Winnipe Press because it represents th opinion of very many Serious Cana 4ians at this-Ume We-surely requir a iiaiional government in. this coun trj, find that does not mean a coah tion government A nations! govern ment war government, Canadian government. It would no be a partisan government such as have at present, and have had-: since the war started. A. country ;can't con duct a war without the sympathy anc service of all the people. Yet Canada has a government that has deliberate- ly slighted; since the war started, a party representing sone half the peo- ple. It to partisan ship first place -and country second. It could; have remained a-Conserve tive government and avoided sanship. All-that was necessary were men in the government who fpr the time being" were bigger than party. Jf -nas there thev failed Part} pa1 ronago was allowed to run riot on, war contracts, appointments and anon like. Beheading .of officials, all ovfcr thp country, "without charges being or reasons went on as usuil The, war made not the slightest .difference. 'Then the prob- lems facing the.country now, Jikejy'to face it after the war, had to i further leise of life to a govern- ment guilts of such offences. The only remedy, the only means by which an election can be avoided, is for national 'government, composed of Canadians, not politicians, whose sole object will be the prosecution of Ca- nada's-'part in the war aggressively arid actively utilizing all our resour- ce's .by. tfa.e wisest methods, avoiding waste throwing overboard party patr during the war and simply concentrating- every effort towards winning the war. put on trial on a eliargt Private Kirril Kochniut: awakened in the hut. by Palmer cry- Sir Sam Hughes, who was in the United States on a-holiday trip, was recently entertained .in" Boston Raymond Hitchcock, the actor, at a dinner .given in the Copley Plaza hotel. Maybe Sam is preparing to make his debut under the -.management of Hitchcock. AH Canadians will be in accord with the New York Times when It says that this war must be fouglA to the.end, ttiat it cannot be made to e by cents. No be made to anyexlst-j ing'freight rate to cover the addition- al per diem charges, i It is believed that of the jndgmont whloH upsets previous judg ments given by the boai'd in the .pas wiji tehd! to' relieve the situation hi the west. PAID ALIMOfaY WITH PENNIES Cripple Creek, Minnie G.-Scanlan, divorced wife'of Thomas Scanlan, a miner, filed s.uit in the district court to compel her husband to pay her S45 month alimony'in legal tender. Scanlan for has paid the alimony alleges three months in pennies and he sent coppers, .which molasses had been soaked in A Eoi, Nourishing Meal one that will put yim and energy into the worn-out body fortify it against exposure Shredded Wheat Biscuit "in the oven to restore cnspness) with hot -niilk supplies all the strength needed for a half-day's work. Also delicious with bananas or other fruits. Canada. Made in Ross, 47; Bent Nlyen 47 Roger Davis; 45; Esther Bonnell .43; Peter Van Dyke, OJiver JJyaaop, 17 William Henderson, 34; Special, Doris Coca, GRADE XI. John 81 Lowell Cobble- dick, 78; Hamilton Brodie, 75; Doro- thy Church, 72; N- Higinbotham, GS; H. .McClenaghan, G4; L. Horapool 62; Nellie Squires, 62; Kathleen Terrill, 58: Max Moscovieh, Ham- ilton, 57; Marvel Hunt, 56; Leah Young. 56; JMabel Hyssop, 56; .Helena Simpson, 55; Eva Hutton, 55; Dorothy Stafford, 55; Margaret Kerr, 54; Al- fred Morino, 53; Annie Denaon, 53; Frances Virtue, 52; Ruth liaison, 50; Hazel Keith, 47; Richard Pipes, 47; Enid Hamilton, 46; Muriel Donaldson, 45; Marjorie Kipp, 44; Clara Hunt, Izy 4D; 40; George Mc- Killop, 38; Allie Armsttong, 36. GRADE XM. Walker Dunham, 95; Kathleen Ma- 93; ina Sang Dorothy McNichoI (4 Aaran Goodman 74; Hannah Jessie Roblson, 70; j_Oiii P Smi i, G8; 65; Terence Home, 43; Loie Porter, 43 Margaret McVeigh, Robert Stiak r May Ballantyne, 65; Olive Isabel Smith. 61; Austin 58; Margaret Gor- dan, Karl Grant, 42. GRADE IX, COMMERCIAL Martha Kergan 7' IYJ Upping- 159; .Violet Qant, Eva Har- greayes, G6; Mabel Packhani, nS; Richard Millen 63 Lulu Kisohell, 59; Dena Huff. 5D; Arthur McIIvena, 57; Olive Jackson, 56; Norman. Fox, 52; Bessie Little 40 Myitle Brown 41; Rex Farar, 39; Jack .Lynn, -38; Ada Murray, 37; Andrew Queen, 32i SPECIALS May Young, 91; Myrl O'Hagan, 83; Evelyn Greir, 61. GRADE X, COMMERCIAL Eton Knnat, 69; Alfred Cant, 63; Myrtle Clark, 60; -Ernest Wilson. 40. H there be Real Music in 1 jour home at Christmas There is no one so unmusical as to believe that a talking machine produces real music. At best, a talking maphine, no "matter hpw'muqh it costs, no matter what artists mjike rec- ords for it, no matter what claims are made for it by its manu- facturers, gives 'only.a hollow imitation of the original music. 1 is not a Talking Machine This new invention greatest inventor is in no real sense a 'talking machine. It represents more than tw'6" million dollars spent in reseafch work It represents the achievement of his amuiudn to produce a musical. instrument which Re- creates alt formg of music so perfectly that the original cannot be distinguished from the Re- Creation. By hundreds of befdrc hundreds of thousands of music ioycrs, it Iiaa been proved conclusively that when-an dttist''sitijTs or plays in Rc-Crcation of that artiit'a performance, it is impossible to distinguish original from the Re-Creation.. The of more than 200 of Amer- ica's leading; newspapers testify to this fact in the columns of their own papers. We shall be glad to show you what the crjtics say. Hear this new Iriventipii Come to our store and let us give you a concert of Re-crested raqgic, Come at any time. You always be welcome. There is np; pbjigatipn to buy. We merely want you to hear what we consider the world's greatest musical' i We Are Licensed to Sell the New Ediion THE KENNY ALLiN CO. LIMITED BOOK STORE PHONE 1487 NEXT TO DALLAS HOTEL LETHBRJRGE, "ALWAYS WORKING" You may malfo mqnoy by let- ting us bid on your next car of wheat, barley or flax. IT COSTS YOU NOTHING. Our Winnipeg and Lethiridge offices represent SERVICEj US" J. H. TALV.ING Local Manager Office Phono 1580 Residence 572 OFFICE RHONE 1313.' MANAGER'S PHONE 1484. SMITH-MURPHY GRAIN HEAD OFFICE, Write or pfione at our expenss if ycu have grain to Candle, We can assure V'Q'M- the ibest price the Jtand and give you courteous service prompt returpt. N. T. MACLEOD, -ipER .OFFICE SHEP.LOCK BUlUDING GRACE COAL PHONE CO.D ORDERS, 1809 DOWSLEY LANp AGENCY on NT ,__ WAR VETERAN WHEN YOU HAVE A Please r iKNTRAL PROVINCIAL EDMONTON, Returned Bureau, LETHBRIDGE, AL0ERTA, R OLIVER, Saoretary The men -who foupjit, und ire fighting out buttlos dssepve consider- ation to it suporlatlvo degree at the anils or those ivno did not go to tho front. A (tobt la due theifl that money cannot D u but t'mt can be met If 'art by a due appreciation aix! H iroper attitud towaids them lor their calltmtry and aelf sacrilice -FJj'd out what Jobs In yniir community It s matter of sride for the.first chance to a roturnejj siildfor. ageMhe men 'p Bet faok to work .oafing Is bad for them as It is for ny of us If JON are an'emnloyor give the returned soldier a tali show It nay take a little time them to get their bearmga Hwo Patience with .hem, and enco inffrred to mu61i for you Bo In a losltlon to advise the sold er, where to go in. case of need. If you see one in any trv to iclp him out or en with him IG can get proper Help tho men who have 'ifclpeifTrau ;