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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 17, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, DECEMBEtt 17, 1915 Km- York, Dec. lii. Asked his opinion ill thii progress of ilie war, Coloiul Ceo. Harvey, o! tlin North American llcviow, (ran 'lie front, said "I tbiuk matters will hr-gin to ap- p'rcacli a most serious crisis willitlic winter-1 campaign of 1 see no possibility' anything indicating" peace liclore that time. Tills war lias not scrakheii the surface England eltner m nien or so far. No matter what, (Icrimmy has accomplislml to now, its effort will he. futile when England begins to get all her into the field with supply behind them. "There has been no [leplc-tion of England's tncn qr material yet. France has done iu'r part in holding the line, and all she lias to do is to hold on, which" she shows every prospect of doing. Fursia will Ret in- to her strength next spring. Predicts a Turn in War England's- power, which then will he manifest, the war will begin Kith a different turn. While the war might last live years, I doubt it, for L. believe England and the Allies will HE LETHBWrtGis HERAtn PAGE SEVENS, Ask for the New Packet Jii'fiiltire, BTiUU RIJil'.ON will reach tint con- sumer in tliu new iiir-ligiil double mckne. proof, nir-tiglit, oiloil aim i- is used. The combination makes vciitivo of the ijligUlefil dolcrioridioii. In a period, wrapping 1'or a pcrfiid MTTM-TBTP The Christmas Store Good Furniture Makes the Most Acceptable Xmas Gift THERE are many things in our stock that are desirable, inexpensive and appropriate for any member of the family. If you come here you may be able to easily solve the problem of "What to Give.' force Germany, to her knees much he-- fore that. Hui if it lasted years Eng- land could 'stand strain. She has not begun to dip into her financial resources, anil on mdc.'initely. "In the got to he beaten. That's what: 1 hear from .TV lOliKlishman f talk to. There is no doulit of a grim intent to push through a victorious Von Ilellimann Bollwcg's speech in the Reichstag on Germany's intent to crush the Allies, Colraicl Harvey characterized as "hunk." "Germany is bound in by til" Allies and has got 'o be said. "No matter what Germany's victories are up ID nov.% she hasn't accomplished what she started out to do. Germany is destined to be vanquished." Story of the Gave al The phi e geyser igth BI this, Bi VISITORS to Banff in the Rocky Mountains Park should make it a point to see the Cave, and in doing so should not fail to have as guide the good natured auld Scotchman who is ID charge He is always at hand and btands true to his native heath by con timiilly wearing a Scotch Bonnet. Th guide it over 78 jears if age and ha- sten aeruce in connution with the Park in one >av or other for .over a quarter ol a century Hnce its inception, tn fact. This Cave, as the guide's story goes, is the remains of a formally active geyser being at one time replete with grotesque stalactites, stalagmites, and other sub- terranean wonders. The visitor in the early days entered through a rough rocky entrance m door-way into a lonj dark gruesome tunnelind was conducted by the" Scottish Guide through a length of darkness and along its winding course whose walls were the bold rock worn away In" ages past .by the running water, until the cave is reached. But now one enters through a masnificcnt plate-glass 'double door into a .fine large rotunda supported by. fine pillars. From this, after registering in the hook placed on the-desk for the purpose .the tunnel proper is entered through another door. The bottom of.the tunnel is now of con- crete which covers the overflow from thi basin as it runs to the large outer pool. The tunnel is how lighted by electricity which is another of the up-to-date inno- vations. and top are, how- ever, still in the regular form, being rocky-and rough. Reaching the Cave the guide, informs you that it is only, a wider chamber .where deposits of sulphur have coated the limestone with crystal veneer, which inline day's ol yore shone ill the lamp light like so many precious stones. But the'whole story of the Cave is best told by the guide, he of the High- land accent After making sure tha' the ladies are at-hand, or, seatcc1 liench for .that 'purpose, he says: Now, if'you.wiu kindly sit down.anc give me your quiet attention for a few minutes, Twill you the story of the cave, and in that story I think you will find an answer to, all the questions that curiosity might prprnpt you to ask, anc if you have any further questions to ask utter 1 am through, fire them at me I shall endeavour to answer them to the And then it spouted never more, from rome stream in the mountains illustrate the death of the We have never located the fountain bring it up to modern times and modern head, but it is increasing in volume Fashions underwent an opera-every year, and it lowers the tempera- ion for appendicitis; the operation was lure to about 80. 1 he depth ol the successful but the patient died and it water is about four feet, they used to has been sending forth a strong sul- bathe in here up to about twelve years ihurious odor ever since. That was the ago. ast of the geyser. Looking at the bottom of the water, If the guide has been "entranced" Dy you see a number of dark spots; these he visitor lie is taking care of, he may are holes full of quicksand and these vary the introduction, and express him- holes are getting larger and larger every self, as was his habit" in earlier days, year. The friction of the water and gas; "ter this combined, are eating away the rott "Ma would say, as he and enlarging the holes. Those who threw the light of his oil lamp now here couldn't swim were continually stepping now there, on the glittering walls, nto them and .getting beyond their, 'Ye're iuist gettin' a faint squint o' it-was.considered.wise to stop what the Pearly Gates and Jasper Walls the bathing before, any accident, hap- are like, but ye remember how. in 'ye'r pened. I bathed in there about twenty-. Junyan, the 'Shepherds1 o' the Deiec- seven years ago, and there was only one table Mountains showed Pilgrims a hole hole at that time of any consequence, in the hillside .which was a short cut You can see it situated at the opposite Tom the Pleasant Land of Beulah to the side; it is about the en of a Bottomless Pit; and so here, 1 regret to cart wheel. We used to have a itcd on the juist ga1 aP THE CAVE. was at one time an active geyser snouting water and mud up through thi orifice (pointing to the hole at the lop through which day light can be ctenl The whole-ol Urn cavjty was at ore time lull of water and pas and the fas kept the water always in a state of turmoil (caring at the rock and it mto mud and when the heat tot wrtam mlMisity up it went through thi BMidinB a of water and mud iOO fMt in the air Then the cold air ruilwd filled the vacuum tma an wait list grinding at before until it healtd up the <5ld "Ir, then This continued to repeat Itwlljfor tbounnds of tears until it mtde tjiat breach, in the tint we Mint'lfl by, itroai tnockcd'TiimsciToat'orbusinessY he 'en on my "native heath, and my name's smote himself'under the fifth rib and he would have a good grip gave up the ghost.1 .Like Samson, when on his native heath with ten leet like tie cot his locks'shofn, his strength had that. _ left him. The "Cave underwent an Max O'Rell, brilliant French wit (I operation for appendicitis: the operation used to call him the Mark. Twain of was successful, but the patient died and France when he was died quite a ik has been smelling like rotten eggs ever number of years ago.. He was a since 1 have observed 'here if a dame, bratcd humorous lecturer. Four of his or Delilah, a catastrophes lectures popular, Jonathan world the Delilah m Uus case uas on the Americans' John Bull on the Dame Nature English' Sandy on the Scotch Once seeing a young lady from New and Pjt on the Irish He was giving York looking bev ildcrcd at this juncture a lecture in Inverness the Capital of Scotty asked her it she had ever read the the Highlands on one occasion, and he incredulously "never read the story o coxery since I came amongst you Scotch HIP strong man. (Scotty people, I have found out how it was that didna tell her nhrtur the story was to be vou adopted the tilts as a rairmnt In a found, yp ken) Oh, she replied, a place of the then he made light dawning tlflon her, you mean the another pause and during that pause strong man Sandow, of New York, I you could have heard the proverbial know him" It some time after pin drop Every one was listening so relating this incident before Scotty re mtemly to hear that remarkable before covered sufficiently to ejaculate ''Ma discovery Then he proceeded with preserve us pur Lassie' i loud voice, for it was a large hall and TEMPERATURE OF lliii wAiER it n large a.dience, Blouse your, now in ihe.verv heart o' the geyser, can thrust a pole about ten feet long and This whole chamber was scooped out by not find the bottom. All the rest ol the awful force! of water and gas. See holes that are in front now, were so iow the giant fretted "his prison walls, small then that an. ordinary tearing off chunks of rock and grinding foot (they say the ladies have very large them to mud. The "gas kept the wate: feet you know) might have spanned; in constant turmoil. Friction from thi them, but now a Scotch foot can t (they water condensed steam, created heat, are said to be very much so we and when the heat got to a certain in-., stopped the bathing. We couldn t afr enaty skyward it flew out of the orificf ford to have any Scotch people drowned; o' its own makitf.sendin' mud and water they are so very .precious, and so very- many feet in the air with a terrible roar, scarce, and yet, KO where you like, you then the cold air rushed in and filled the will find them (the last Scotchman to vacuum and the war of Titans went on bathe in this pool, left his footprints on as before' but when he wounded himself "the sands of time, which you can in the the pressure tore that down there. The foot seems to me to oreach in the wall by which we entered be about a number 16, a decent sized then the gas and rater escaped with a owner of a foot like that in -ir and it spouted "nevermore." He his ain country may well declare, as ive himself 5 "solar plexus" and Rob Roy docs in the play, "My foot is "to'his Dismay she paused in the midst of his lecture and replied 'No" he exclaimed laid 'I h.ive made ,i remarkable dis The buesllon what Is the tern f-et here you couldn t TSture pi Oie water The tcmiwraturo' own Ihreugh the the water 9d, but then1 11 quite o Itri'H PI wd-rnry wld commit'" SUN TAKES OVER MANUFACTURERS' LIFE Toronto, Dee 16 was made this everting that the Manu- facturers' Life Insurance company, and the Snn Life Assurance company of Canada are to amalgamate. Tlie business of the 'Manufacturers' Life will be reinsured in the Sun Life.' A COMFORTABLE ROCKER For -Mother or Father make an ideal gift. We can show you a nice selection of these from to A MUSIC CABINET Is a necessity where there is a piano. Your sheet music kept in .wod sliajw Wp have these ui to BRASS GOODS AT 20 DISCOUNT of Jardinieres, Fern Pots. Vases. .Flower Holders, etc. Useful Hints for Christmas Gifts CHILDREN'S HIGH CHAIRS KINDERGARTEN SETS CHILDREN'S HOCKERS DOLL BEDS DOLL CARRIAGES LAMPS WRITING DESKS MAGAZINE STANDS BOOK CASES LIBRARY TABLE KITCHEN CABINETS RUGS CHINA CABINETS WICKER CHAIRS CARD TABLES THE STORE FOR PRACTICAL CHRISTMAS PRESENTS LETHBRIDGE'S GREATEST HOME FURNISHERS BAWDEN BROS. A SMALL DEPOSIT HOLDS YOUR GIFT TILL REQUIRED 709 3rd Avenue South LethbrUlge TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS Sister Mary Conception, of Vic- toria, died at the age of 80 years. Nearly 150 civic employees of Van- couver City have enlisted. It is predicted that Winnipeg will have little or no unemployment this winter. ___________ Visit Santa Claus in Our Toy Department Tomorrow T and .see the liig array of Toys, Dolls. Doll Carriages, Rocking Horses, Waggons; Pic- ture Books. Games and many other .lines' will interest the children.. WE HAVE-A BIG STOCK OF MECANNOS, THE MASTER BUILDER AND' WOOD BILDO-THE GIFT FOR A'..L BOYS. WE HAVE A NEW STOCK OF BABY DOLLS AND MADE IN CANADA CHARACTER UNBREAKABLE DOLLS FOR THE GIRLS. BRING THE KIDDIES AND LET THEM SEE THIS DISPLAY -THEY WILL SOON TELL YOU WHAT THEY WANT fOH CHRISTMAS The Kenny-AUin Co., Ltd. A NOVEL FEATURE A An aerorilanp -nhiVh took part in this years lord Slajors Show In r London. i t I'HONE THE DRUG-BOOK STORE NEXT DALLAS HOTEL j THE FIRST MATCHES It was less tlm ;i century ago that one Jolin Walkei an apothecary, of Stockton-on-Toes, found the rCicnSG-.qf the smoker from the tinder the live-coal In the grate; i It was an accidental spilling" ;.of a solution that took Hie Milch ilrst gave liir: thp him and not lonif after- wardb. in 18i7, lie Dtaoed on Ihc mar let Ins bones, of 'containing av eacnjal one BhUluig Dhov IMitoil on aniKlpoper But' ns nej, ectocl to patent hH .mwon And the Keartmt, Isaac Holden. who a little later hit on toe Sumo idea, made the same mistake !lt was. not long before the "box of nlitUies" tell to a finally ttim siven aucs to the puwliasei of tobacco. WillMiu Kohcrtson, a pioneei rail- way official, died in Pslmcrston SHOE REPAIRING Quick Re- liable Ke- c fixed pairs at all at once R S E RVICE Phone No. 1717 C We Call c E FRANK MILES b11 1th Avtnue South. ;