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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 20, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta THURSDAY, DECEMBKR 20, 1017 THE LETHnniDGE DAILY HEKAU) PAGE NINE People's Forum ruuBt tfce wHUri. tvM the THE BL1CT10N KUitor of 111 a Herald. will ihtnk you for ipaca In your raluitlc In wbfch to say. (hit alter election Is over, the rlctort telce fall credit for tho tyt there are who. during a canipaico, will assume t neutral attitude, u lo te la a position Lo claim to IM ona of the Tic- tors, no matter whtch slije wins. As Cor myself, I wu neutral LQ this campaign and do not claim any credit for the victory of union government; although It may be that ibt small part, which I was atle to Uke In op posing union nay hare been tha of umny Totlnj for It; but I do not my opposl lion to'lt wis'lbe causa of the large majority In faTor. 1 bollevo thai there were two sides to the Issue, am after measuring Loth aides to the best of my alitllty jind Judsmeijt, had no a'eltlah moires, not eipecllng .any special faiors from auy gorern jnont, my; judgment VM not swayei nr biased by crecii or raco prejudice. I viewed tho Ispue strictly from the standpoint of at Canadian Citizen, which, -I believe, Is the highest and most patriotic stand any citizen o( any country, can take on natfmial IBSUG, and I am not ashamed of It, and I have no regrctg_Ior doing BO. xjjul I do sincerely hops that my Judgment on this Issue lias been wrong, and that union government will be the best government for the; wbolo people of Canada 1 noticed editorials quoted In Tues- 'of: different assumed patriotic newspapers scattered throughout tho Dominion of Canada, -some of which, In commenting on the result of the election, speak of the ctl- Itsns of thlg country, who opposed union Eovemnjent 'as being traitors and enemies ql Canada. It Is very likely editors would hare had opposite rlewB oa this Issue if they couM hare' sol (ttfjVmi for moro money than received and which would be dear'for DO tiling, and if their htdes veJe examined, it la not very likely thai would be many Ger- mair bullet holei found In them. Tho ..newspaper must be on the 1 dfldine when BUC'O arrngant ranters are picked up and' allowed' to write ed Ilorlals." I hare been an advocate of woman but I am beginning to waver on this question, after passing through the recant in the matter of men' act similar tfl .lawyers Vho opposs each court, who ahopt-hlerTsoundirtj legal' phrases, Jn- trrpojfed biting sarcasm at each and eanh -handles the other's witnesses in a manner which would make a Sunday-School teacher appear raa if were-a chicken thief, and .et as it he were schoolteacher; this is'to itn- prefiA'On the rnincla of their clients the .faclMhat they are earning their fees.- 'This show, Ig part of their profes' 'sion, and very'likely after the case Is over, the opposing- lawyers will divide .the -spoil? Tfith each other equally. They 'have a free and easy way of for- gblt! ng' their clash in This free and easy way of. forgiving a ;tfof also applies to men. 'men Rpparently the bitterest of enf'raies'ph election day, tho day af- ter aro Uie best of friends. But wheth- er this .forgiving and .forgetting spirit .Till prevail, amongst the gentle BCX, In election, in which they oppose each 'other, question yet to determine .by future- I shudder .nl ciop sequences, if tho .wo- ,111011 .who electioneered and voted ]at this elect i Verc opposed an ;equal number of as. determined women Jt would; Jje, a trying ordeal on hUF- bands. U W not likely tha( there ever will be another election in Lothbridge, In the women wfll work with tlie same'unanhnlty and good feeling that which existed in tbfs election. And 1 'Venture to "predict that thflre. never will be another elac- Uon which aide will he" so womaned, manned, Rid so .lully prepared for any and everyi eventuality; add the other will bo so. completely disarmed, and In an absolute helpless condition u the In this election. Under Ihe circutaftancM, we who were on the side, no reason to complain, T8 sopuM teal grateful thai any of U3 were allowed to vote; I feel grateful for the consideration sho- me on election day, being appointed Mr, Pack's I was allowed to Totej but vdied early so not to in wWi Hie. regular voters, and was allowed to. remain In th'o polling Vallon'to the close of the polls. Al Home limo during the day, I noticed one of Ihc ladles looking over tne elec tlou act, as Ih'ought, for the purpose of finding authority lo disperse with company In polling station, bu1 I was mlfiUXen, Sho might Iia TO been looking .tile'clior. aaccr tain now m'any times -It allowed a lady to rote. My authority on that day, as I see it now, was to see (hat tho atove not stolen oat of thO'pollbK ion. T hppo tiint tho ad her- ml ptrictly to the olectton act, I am Iti a position to. state, that .on the helpless side, cannot bo Accused of 'vtblattnsj! the' wo within Hjght of It.'. 1-am l to be able to write, thai I am glad the election Is over, and sincerely. Nhopfl that tkto.lm.t party has won; Thinking; yoa for ywr- T feebly beg to remain, foiirs truly, r.- H. CALVIN; INDICT COLGATE CO. f Norfoft, Va., gats Mid company, of Jersey 4 City, were indicted by the grtoid jury In the United Stales cowl here today for violation -fr of the federal laws by fefnsfng 44o sell their prodncU to deal era 4 4 who to Kelt at 4. the prke by company, 4 :r" 4 444 4444444444 CROCKERY, CHINA AND GLASSWARE have tlie most complete and largest assortment of China anJ Glassware that we. have fj ever carried. We have .unpacked a number of Crates of French China and English direct from the Potteries that were ORDERED ON THE'9th DAY OF DECEMBER, 1915, 1 OVER- TWO YEARS AGO. This will give you an idea how difficult it is to get Goods from, England and France. An Embargo on Pottery and Glass All manufacture lias-been stopped France, with likely adoption of the same in England. BRASS GOODS RiclgewayV Brown Ware COACHING DAY SCENES i and Saacm SOc 40c' to Set T Berry Bowl and Six Fruits Set v LARGE CAKE PLATE AND SIX iMALL PLATES Set Chiles Tea Set "N SPECIAL! 6 CUPS AND SAUCERS .6 PLATES 1 CREAM 1 SUGAR ,1 TEA POT Fern Pots, Smoker to Kettles Kettles with Glass Water Sets, Tankard and Six Glasses, Set Jardinieres, Large Assortment to Choose From, 60c to Cups and Saucers Very pretty patterns in aiid Nippon China. SOc, .to Xmas Box Cups and Saucers 6 Caps and Saucers packed in a pretty box. to Sugar and Creams In Liaiogei China, Set to Urnoge China, encrusted gold band, 98 j- per set Old Pattern, 97 pieces THIS IS A BARGAIN. Bridal Rose, 97 piece set, We have fifteen Stock Patterns in Dncrware for you to choose from. U is the only way to bur your dishes aa you Can alv.a any parts that arc WE HAVE A BEAUTIFUL Limoge Dinner Set of 9? pieces We Arc Coiag Sefl we kad boy tUs tet today we Mt sefl WM r: NEXT IQ THEHERALD GROCERIES, FRUITS VEQETABLES WE ARE WELL PREPARED TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR XMAS ORDERS, Fresh and Clean Goods Prompt Delivery Courteous Treatment r and, Prices Right WE SOLICIT TOUR BUSINESS We Ask You to Call and see what we have to of- fer in China and Glassware. Now is the time to select a nice piece of China, Cut Glass etc., which are suit- able for Xraas Gifts PHONES ;