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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 16, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta fc THE DAILY HERALD DECEMBER BRINGING UP FATHER By McManus NO t HAVE T0 A DIVORCE GOT UbEO THAT The Sport Page SKATE WOLFAT Bat Curlers Still Waiting For Sheet at HenderA son Lake SCATTERED WILL CITY HAVE TEAM Edmonton Champions Intact for Season and Expect To Clean Up Great skating is waiting at Hen derson Lake for those who take the trouble to go And many took the trouble on Sunday after Large sheets of glare ice frozen Thursday and Friday gave the athletically Inclined all the opportunity they wanted for a lit tle At the same time tha golfers were having a round or so on the links alongside the to that the unique spectacle was present ed of a summer and a winter sport flourishing at the tame time in the same park on December Where else but in Sunny Southern could one see such a sight in the mid dle of December Though there is good Ice on the the are atill waiting for It at their There has been no weather yet to makp inside Ice and it looks aa if it would be the first of the new year bafore the knights of the besom and atape would get in any of their fancy TAKE YOUR RADIATOR TROUBLES ANDY THE RADIATOR MAN 418 FIFTH STREET SOUTH HELL FIX IT What isLethbridge going to be able to present this winter in the way of a basketball team Last years winners of the southern are mostly away to the George McKillop is but Link Percy Ir win and Irish Kane are still in j while who is in Ed j is heW there because of the to The Herald sport editor from Edmonton says Would like to find out if there is going to be any basketball activities in the old burg this winter or in Ray moDd or Stirling Am at present with the Eskimos i up have had several practice There is a big squad out here and a good fast bunch who claim they will clean tip everything west of tha Peg and all their old bunch will be back In Parney and Crozier are to be back from Toronto and leaves the championship team of last season They are having a city series of which you have no doubt read in the I will be watch ing the sport page of the Herald far any nsws regarding my Dont know how long military ac tivities will keep me up WILL BE UPTONS Auto Repair Work HANDLED PROMPTLY AND CAREFULLY STORAGE ACCESSORIES Central Garage PHONE 1023 Old Roller 3rd A 4th Avenue Lcthbrldga COWLING COOK EIIK mm SQKSTATION repair Batteries properly at a reasonable TRY US Lethbridge Motors sV Thomas Lipton is relying on Shamrock for his third challenge for the America historically as the trophy for the ribbon event of yachting between the Lnited States and Three have come across the seas and fought for but unsuc with Americanbuilt craft over the triangular and windward and leeward courses off Sandy Hook and still called Sham rock was being sent across the Atlantic in the summer of 1914 for a contest for the cup when the Europ ean war broke This for which American syndicates had built a trio of one of was to defend the was never and the Shamrock since has been ly ing boxed up in a Brooklyn The three American yachts the Vnnitie and After several preliminary races to choose a defender the owners of the Defiance decided to withdraw their craft from Under the rules governing contests for the Americas cup is the provision that tiie challenger shall sail on her own bottom across the While the Shamrock was on her way and in danger of being destroyed by the New York Yacht club custodian of the Americas sent a wireless dispatch to Sir Thomas Lipton off the Azores Islands giving him permission to have his steam the j famous tow the Shamrock to Xiw The Americas cup was a trophy put up by Queen Victoria in 1851 for an international yacht It was won by the schooner yacht America which at last accounts in PLESTINA DEFEATS new and striking element has been injected In to the already complicated political situation in the Rhlncland by the al leged organization of a secret party which is working for the annexation I of this German territory to j Overtures will be made to the French it is aid to take the I Rhineland into France on the same i basis as j To add ta the still more complicated i there are besides the party which desires annexation to i at least two with distinctly different j One of these is composed of Liberalpemocrats and Socialists who want to see the establishment of a i great which will include not only all of but with Berlin as the j The second group is composed of the or Centrist which if j said to desire a Rheuisch Westphal ian BORDEN VISITS BLIND CANADIANS cable from The Canadian mission visited Dunstans Institute for the Blind yesterday and met the blind 30 in A petition waa presented to the premier asking that the Government give to each of the blinded Canadian officers or men 320 acres of homestead land without the stipulation that It must be per sonally cultivated and suggesting the method by which this land can be lo cated for them ty who spoke support ing the pointed out that in each blinded soldier had been given free permanent transpor tation orer government Sir Robert Borden made a sympa thetic reply and promised to give the petition careful consideration of the It is estimated that there are only about 80 cases of total blind ness in the Canadian Sir Arth ur head of goes to Ottawa next OP PORTUGAL SHOT BY BELGIANS WANT BACK LOXIMlURO The Belgian government has sub mitted to parliament a Mil lim iting compensation for war damages to material excluding thole bated on moral The In Its address replying to the speech from tte ban de clared ntrongly In favor of the restoration of tfte Duchy of Lmiemburg to SERIOUS STfMKi strike in has reached serious propor according to adispatch re ceived here from Only two newspapers are being and these ns small It IB stntod lhat workmen art WOMEN DEMONSTRATE AGAINST CROWN PRINCR crowd of women from Amsterdam recently wont to the Island of Wierengen and made u hostile demonstration the formnr German crown who In interned according to a re port published by the Sldonio president of was shot and killed by an assassin shortly be fore midnight Saturday while he was in a railway station at wait ing for a train to Advices from Lisbon state that the assassin used three The presidents named was killed by the President Paes died wlthhi a few minutes after ho was Tomagnlni minister of the has assumed the OPPOSES USE MACHINE GUNS at a meeting today of Independent Socialists to discuss the coming elect declared that he disapproved of the use of machine guns and hand grenades in putting down political op SERVICE STATION Motorists Your battery needs very care ful attention during the cold Call Our Service Department and wo will send for your bat tery and store same during the winter at reasonable at our uptodate Battery 311 7th Street Phone MANY WERE EXECUTED su preme military tribunal at Vienna has announced that persona were sentenced to death by Austria by the war and according to a Ber lin IF YOU ARE LOOKING for Economical and Real Honest Service at Moderate Cost YOU ARE MAKING NO MISTAKE By Having Your Repairing and Overhauling Done at the Palace 2nd A RAVEN AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERS Oldtlmar Is Easy Meat for Trust Charlie the fnpantic wres tling who was all through five years ago but refused to admit was decisively beaten in San Fran cisco Friday night by Marin Cutler was fat and alow as cold mo and lost two straight falls to the trust The first fall happened afteran hour and 11 min a reverse lieadlock and arm hold turning thrf Cutler claimed have injured an but came back after 10 minutes to be thrown in 24 minutes and 23 seconds with a Cutler had a big advantage in bud he could not get away with any of the old familiar Plestina loomed up like a smart wreatler who is liable to give any of them a hard The stories about bad feeling be tween the men and the likelihood of them using their fists served to draw a fair crowd to the but those who came to see the rough stuff were as the rasslers went about their business of getting strangle hold on what the faus left at the box Wilson addressed a Socialist delegation which caHed on him The president said I Gentlemen I received with great interest the address which you have just read to The war through which we have just passed has illus trated in a way which never can be forgotten the extraordinary wrong which can be perpetrated by arbitrary and irresponsible It is not possible to secure the happiness and prosperity of the world j to establish an enduring unless the repetition of wrongs are ren dered This has been in deed a hopeless It has been waged against absolutism and militraism and these enemies liberty must from this time forth be Shut out from the possibility of working their cruel will upon man In my judgment it is not suffic ient to establish this It Is necessary that it should be supported by a corporation of the nations which shall be based upon fixed and definite covenants und which shall be made certain of effective action through the instrumentality of a league of nat I believe this to be the convic tion of all thoughtful and liberal 1 am confident that thia is thought of who lead your own great nation and I am looking forward with peculiar pleasure to cooperating with them in securing guarantees of a living ptuirR of justice and right dealing which shall justify the sacri fices of thin war and cause men to look back upon those sacrifices as the dramatic and Iliial process of their of Ellis manufacturing is He was a director of many im portant BIG MONEY FOR HORSE NEW MANAGEMENT I have acquired all other apart from that previously owned by in the business known as the Bijou Motor and am now giving the business my personal The name has been changed to the Bijou a new repair been alterations mudo to the building and facility provided forto ensure better Your busineas will bo given careful and complete satisfactory BIJOU MOTORS Pertonal Management of Jockey Schuttinger Paid As Well As War Andy Schuttinger has earned more money per second rfian most of the profiteer in war stocks and When he made his great ride on Eternal against Billy Keliy he was re imbursed to the extent of meant a Ho did better than when at Saratoga he ran the same horse homo as a win ner in the Hopeful James Clelland fattened bis bank roll then to the extint of This meant some thing more than for each second that he was astride and this I is the biggest fee that lian been paid j a jockey in the last five It re calls the days of Tod Sloan and Wal ter when racing was at Its and it goes to show that tho turt game isfar from being ADVOCATE OWNERSHIP ment ownership of telephone and tele graph lines was advocated today in a speech in the house by Chairman Moon of the post olllce committee who introduced the administration mea sure contemplating government pur chase of the Radiator Leaking When your radiator leaks bring it to us for We have the best equipped shop In town for this kind of All radiators repaired under our different processes are guar anteed on leaving the Radiators put through differ ent processes of rins ing and bbiling before Shop at rear of Dallas Hotel on Main Street Lethbridge Radiator Repair Station Phone 309 Box 978 VULCANIZING RETREADING We have bargain to offer in 4 FOR MONDAY RITCHIE 208 13th St Ellison Mills HOW MANY BEANS IN THE JAR The Hudsons Bay is giving away a Victory Bond for the nearest SHAVING PLEASURE Mac told me a few days ago that since lie bought his AutoStrop his regular morn ing shave bad become one of his teal easy to appreciate this if you an AutoSlrop Safely the only raior that sharpens iis own the only one that li ia perfect shaving Take advantaxu of our 30 claya free trial and obtain AutoStrup from your Try it under and if not entirely satis factory return it for rta otbOT AutoStrw UmM Christian Smuts has resigned as a j i member nf i lie war cabinet the 1 ground that the end of the war has i terminated Uio need of his according to the Jan Christian Smuts wait born in 1870 and ban long been a figure in the political Ufa of Spilth tie bnituini a practicing attorney at Cape I town in Sit and during the Boer war was in command of tho reptibli lean forces in Cape In 1907 ho became llritlsh colonial secretary for tho and in 1916 be came commander of the British forces in East fighting against the his hiiccesa in that cam paign beiiiK In the KrHjuli government named him n niomher of the imperial war representative of the Union of South and in lie inuiMuil war HU Servian to government aiuce Hint porlod has been distin guiuhocl in I HOW MANY YARDS Of 8ILKINE ARE IN OUR SHOW WINDOW Uylaiuls Co are giving away a KmCoat worth Free for the nearest Also three other valuable A coupon with every gale of or You Can Get English Christmas Numbers and All States Magazines and Papers BUY YOUR Xmas Cigars and Fancy Boxes of Chocolates Alexandra Cigar and News Stand ALEXANDRA Managsr SPEND CHRISTMAS BACK HOME Imperial Limited to Montreal SI IN Eastern Canada Double bally Train Service Corresponding Fares to Other Eastern Points Double Daily Train Service TransCanada to Toronto Comfortable Travel en the Greatest Highway Compartment Observation Standard and Tourist Excellent Dining Car Tickets sold during December are good for 60 Extension will be granted by a payment of for each extra fifteen FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS TICKET PXONE 512 DISTRICT PASSENGER STOCKTAKING SALE AUTOMOBILE TIRES Eleven Thousand Dollars We will sell at a special discount up to December All tires this HOUHOIIH Must muko room for spring ship All the standard iiialum uml ttizuH Including our special Diamond Thin is your Dlnpluy at gur ihow BAALIM MOTOR BACK OF UNION BANK LEAVE VOUR OLD AND TUBES IN OUR RED CROSS BOX ;