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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 21, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta RilDAY, HHCKMBKll 21, 1017 THE DAILY PAGE FIVE HERO OF LIEGE Zurich, Dec-. tteneral Leruan, llio ofFIci-r vho coiuiLaudcd tho ivhen the Germans vudcd UDlglujti, arrived here ycater- He wad mot at tho station by the Belgian military atlacho, Ibo l-'rench oud Britlsli consuls nii'l a number of (o.upatrlois. amaiig whom v.-oro Eovcral interned Boldlcri wl-o bad fought uiider hJm la tlio karrlson. Gen. hciuan in talking with Iho British consul snld: "1 liavo underpono three tlvlly, but 1 Jiavo hid two faithful companions which I bring tock with me to hope and lanli." Ford Engines HEBOHED AND REAMED AND FITTED WITH OVERSIZE PISTONS. WE'GUARANTEE ATISFACTION. 216 Flrrt Ave. 3. Phom 1712 NIVEN BROS. Flrat Avc. 8- 1732 HEALIHUM NOTICE TO ODDFELLOWS of Lethbridge Your attendance la urged on Friday evening. December 21sL Mattere of utmost Importance deninnd attention. Visitors iv111 be cordially wel- comed. Hy order oMho Lodge, G, B. WELLER, R. S. Hon. G. Smith To Control Provincial Health More Attention to This Edmonton, Dec. Hon. GecrgeT. Smith is to have tho direction and ad- ministration of Iho provincial board of health, which heretofore IJKS buen at- tached to tho department of agricul- ture. An ordcr-In-cbuncil ha3 just heen Issued to that effect, and the change becomes operative at ouce. Mr. Smith Will now be in continuous resi- dence at tho capital, and tako con- trol of tho health department In con- nection with the portfolio oZ provin- cial secretaryship, 01' It will In fuiuro form probably the most Im- portant part. Somo rearrangement of the health offices may result (rum tho 'change, hut the department Btaff will remain the samp, Dr.' J. T. Nor- man in charge as medical health offi- cer. A more aggressive policy in regard to matters of public health Is contem- plated by the now departure. Mr. Smith will assume the direction of all matters relating lo hospitals, Inspcc- r tlon, vital statistics, and tho like. The establishment of rural hoapilala throughout the province, as provided for by the now net nut 'through .til tho lasl EESslon, has till no-w been.untlcr (ho department of municipal affairs, hut under the new plan It will form part of the public- health board's- du- ties, Vital statistics, too, "will bo one of (he Important departments under Mr. Smith, the -Men being that the Expert Watch Repairing M reasonable All work guaranteed. orden given prompt and Mreful, attention. V1- A a, u The Empire Jewelry Co. Dallas." Hotel Block The Hudson Auto Livery 'SERVICE Palaca Confaoilonery. I'Uoues: Day------.668 Nielit Dr.A.T.Spankie M.O., C. M. EYE, EAR, HOSE AND THROAT SPECIALIST, orrice rooms.. 121-122 Hew P. Hums Budding, Corner 8th Ava nnd 2nd SL Calgary. P Off Ice Phone. Residence" Fbone -X2077 iDtcrno icd Ho-jse Surgeon, Minhallan Ere, Ear, Nine and TLroal llospiui. New York City I911-1D14. r to Calgiry Board Designed and cat to make yon your Best WEiSTTBROOK'BRpS. Bank of Montreal _____K COAL FOR SALE By Carload Onfy UOWSLEY LAND AGENCY PHONE 1B09 FEW CARS THRESHED TIMOTHY FOR SALE. GOOD FEED Apply for delivered Prfcei ta F. 0. Hyde Co. 1244 Lethbridge PIANOS STEIN WAY. NORDHEIMER. WILLIAMS. HAINES BROS, The it planot found In the most exclusive hornet. They, are the fInert ind beat materials and by the most. work- men, i Styles and to wilt everyone. Come In and ICQ them. Assiniboia Music Co., LM.: "Everything J16 6th 8." Phone 1M5 Remember tftt Addrcu ollcctlon of humnn-llfc facts and irca belong m'jra properly in ihe pro- secretary than to ihc depart- ient of agriculture. Tho change lu internal management by the new order meets n large eitonl the wishes of tlio medical ineu who recently asked the Eovcnimcnl for gome reorganization jT Hie lionllh work of tbe province I'hclr request for u scr-arale depart- uent of public hcalih under a deputy nlnlsler has not Lcen found jiracllc- iblc, but It IB believed iliat the consol- ilatlnn ot ihe several branches under me head and Ihe transfer from the IcpailniDiii of agriculture, admittedly iverloadcd with Its olher ivorh, to thai jf the provlncfnl secretary, will serve bo main purpose sought by the dec- ors, and perilaps Oven more clfccUvc- y than" if a full-ricdged hcallh depart- ment were established. IlenceTorlh Ion. George P. Smiili will be tne man o look lo as tuc responsible mJnlEler hcalih. Good Health good appetite, good spirits- mean no discord in the body. To keep the organs in har- there is need-use BEECHAMS PILLS 1 Laccy E. Robinson, of Mud Lake, near Macleod, Is In the provincial Jail here awaiting trial on a charpo of 5edition. Tho other day while standing in frouL of a .Macleod I very stable, [loblnaon pointed to the Union Jack floating over the court houac, and Is alleged to haTc declared IL should lie torn down and tramped on and spit on.-He was lafcen In town by the A. P. P. and sent up for trial. This Will lie One of First MtU- lers For (he Union Government Edmonton, Doc. ol (lie ear- ly matters to tonic before Premier and the union ministry as BOOH as they can assemble v.'ill be ihe regulation ol (be interprovincial liq- uor trade In which Is now concerned. In a telegram to A. V.'. Coone, secretary of Ihn eorvltc league, premier acknowledges the conditions In tills province to be Brave, and prom lees dial thoy shall receive prompt and rlgoruui a! ten- tlon as soon us the niLmliers ot Hie government get together after elections. The matter was brought to SEr Rob- ert's notice some ten days ago by a wire which Sir. Coone BEIH liim re- viewing the facts of the present sit- uation. These vrCi'o that tnternr'VFln- clal liquor warehouses were already doing :i larpe business In Saskatche- wan, where tho courts !iaJ declared the law ultra vlrey, and [tie Alherta law was being challenged Iii Ibc courts with one decision thus Tar lu favor of! the warehouses, the court holding that tho Doherty act dues not supplement' a province's law. The provincial au-1 Ih'ority being thua eel aside, there was no redress except through dominion government action, find since the sit- uation was both alarming and dis- tressing relief was asked for by the Immediate prohibition of liquor ex- ports. The request thua sent, forward by the. soc'al service had the cn- dorsation of Hon. Charles SLcv.-art, as premier of Alberta, Deputy Attorney GcncraJ A. G. Browning, H. Mlchcncr, M, L. A., A. F. Ewlng, M. L. A., Mrs. L. C. McKinuey, ML.A., G. p Stanley, star. Screen Magazlr.u nu-l L' AT STAItLAND Farnum lolli diaries Darney and Sydnt-y Carton. Ml.- per- formance of loth characters arts thor- oughly adequate, lit has tho polish. iliarm ol wanner and (inentHs ot ure required by the young French- man. His Sydney I'ariun Js wi-ll contrasted with Darjicy. The correct ncsa of detail in the- Unga tor Paris and London ;il ihc close uf the (Yii'.ury. the impressive mob M-MICS. are Im- portant factors In a prod-Ji-tion thai for even" excellence ha? never been equalled even by the Foi Company.-- MoylnK Ticiure World. TMs Is certainly iho best prod iu-l Ion rarnuni had evt'r tip pi-arc d in. lie has been truly atmosphere, and yet the drama lie moments hold beautifully, with any number of truly tense, HC which convince ami Because of the fact that Mr, Far- num plays two characters, necessary to rentier a good innuy double exposures, and I do not remem- ber of ever having seen a film ultli as many perfectly tlnicrl nnd photo- Erapbccl "doubles" :IB Lhere wen this. uf '.ho inul for myself I v rune ariy wholesome form uf i-.ner- (Mumrui. At the same ULT.P it LIU si I1 v.ord tho dtase, ihuugh lomijctitloii in every en and walk of life is heihhy. if ue are enough lu It'tiru ami Ly i1.. It is quiu.' from ihe mmhr-r of ijcoijtc in Ne-.v York clout, n- irtid revivals ol HtuJtcspparc- and p'.-r cent these vlio in tlw old days to lioolh :tn'l Jlirre'.t. And EO it Is El] over tt.e TlH.-rn Is iimch more iO'.l In ilit thy.-? tlinri ever before. I have no In itiat. on. ULS is inier- ln-Htil and put Urn binirrs lumh Lvt- h-r now than over in the of Utidtli. A ri'ay should, be chlo lo stand on in own T i i..' uij'j i s ccnery, j uliith sihould U au arcessory. J An ut-'.cr be yqiinl lu Lhls I of his art. Reentry should b-J i but n t-huuld uol monopolisms jifie aiu-iiMtJij. and should always re- instiii ihc Lickground, taking Its placo I in p'll'jrJmau1 and proper proportiou to tu-lurs. The company I havo r season Is one of iho i organizations iLat ever tour- i-'l ilie I'uileJ Slatc-s. Thc (o bo seen at tUa M jjs aiii; uc-ii Momlay, Tuesday anfi M'ltli Xmag Dij i Hamlet. The MCJ> tliant oT Vorke, Macbeih, and Oitello. Tho scenps depleting Iho violence of the French Revolution should particular Interest at many thinkers feel that some sut-li uprising may result from the present horrible conflict lu Europe. The Hox Onice Angle. CORRECTS AN ERROR Ottawa, Jlee. Uie regular monthly o[ quantities of fooil held in c. sLoratrc RS or Decem- ber' J, 1017, an error occurred regard to the quantity of butter stored "a Montreal. Instead of lounda this should read lounds. Thla makes the total quantity or butler in cold storage In Canada for December. 1, PULLEY'S AUTO LIVERY Phone154O FREE PANTS WITH EACH SUIT (OF GOODS NOW IN WINDOW) ORDERED THIS WEEK WE WILL GIVE AN EXTRA PAIR OF PANTS MADE TO MEASURE ABSOLUTELY FREE.; Will ScO for Ody They ire splendid business stilts and very eiccptlonal values. Act nulckly while they lasl. Scotland Woolen Mills Co., Ltd. 309 FIFTH SOUTH PRAYING. Of All Kinds WesternTransferCo, Limited C. R. Fn PHCNEI L...: 11H 10M MOVING We MlKe Specialty or Furniture and Pianos The only covered vans In th. city. Fuhlltun rtored. PHONES: 4 HOUM 10M The Transfer WE PAY CASH AND TOP 'PRICES FOR HIDES, PELTS 4 FUKS Ship direct. If yon want Infor- mation wrUo or phone, LETHBRIDGE HIDE, PELT FUR CO, Rear C.P.R. Telegnph OfTlen Slindird Office Phone Reiltfence Phane AUTO LIVERY ,-ROM THE BIJOU MOTOR PARLORS IpS OKtY. ''OAV OR NIOHT NO HILL TOO NOR SNOW TO FOR THI MITCHtLL Flynn Thone 1750 Cor. 1st Ave and Street KUTH OXY-XCETYLINt WELUINfi A, Gray, and tlic then mayor ol Edmonton, W. T. Henry. Sir HobcrL Borden now answers the lo the IhaL vigorous action will be Uken In the matter at an early date. AT THE MAJESTIC Re i Beach's latest play "The Auction Dlocli" ivaa of at the Majestic Thr-atrc 10 a large ami well pleased auillencc last" nigh I. The name of Rci Hench is popularly asEoclalcd with stories ot thp great Northland, ot Alaska, nml ot the blooded, virile of tho ruah days, hut in "The Auction Block" Rex Deach gives Ua a story of uioderh Eocial coiiditioiib-, which is literally brimming over v.-it'n the fin- er elemenls ol human nature. 11 e the story or cny one or a million girls who arc "sold lo (lie highest anil pens in a lifelike way cud tribulations, her fall and rise, and ivlillsl at times the story seeing- melodramatic, he ncrur onca over nteps Uic bounds of jiossi- bility. In fact "Tim Auction Blorh" is a story from Wo, U it> exceedingly well Is worthy the patrou- agu ui every lover of tlie hest in tho tl'.Ar fJeld. "Tut Auction Dlocrli1' will be at the Majestic again tonight and twice Sat- urday (mfllluee and John E. Kellerd is an optimist in all matters pet-laming to his pi-ofx-ssion. The- eminent English actor docs not fear the encroachment of new cheap forms o( amusement upon the lee.ll- mate theatre of the future. He says "We hear a good deal of thu. grand old days end the decline and fall of tlio modern dramu, but personally I dp not believe it. Lear ot the sev- ere comr'fitllion of Vaudevillo and the movies, all more or less slgna time, since Port ArLLur, OnLf Dec. 21.--In spite of various condilioua, which were ex- pected to mill I a to against the move- ment of grain from Port Arthur and Fort WIlllHni the season of 1917. prov- ed to be tbe second best in total of shipments in the history ol .the Twin ports. In this season a grand tola] of bushels was shipped. Tho record year was 1916 willi a total of busbela. Tho total in 1315 wag From September 6 lo December H, the official close of navigation this year, grain s tip pert in Canadian vessels totalled Lughfila and in Ih'a United Slates vcs-1 sola bushels, a totul j for thai end season period of For" Iho entire season of 1917 Can- adlaa vessels canicd from these ports 102.4M.652 and American vessels bushels. Shipments for the crop year ending August which practically rep- reaonts the 1910 crop irere 224.438.19G bushels. The above ligures do not Include a small B mount of off grade and screen- ings shipped. DOROTHY PHILLIPS [n Ethel Barrymore IN The Dramatic Story of a Girl Whom Love Set Tree Pint suggested by Edun Gcnton. Scen- ario anil Production br Ida May Park. "The Play's the Thing" SCREEN MAGAZINE AND COMEDY If It's a Bluebird it's the Best In Photoplaying. The Call of Her People A powerful pholo-pfay drama I'n icven acla, A marvellous procfucllon of Gypey life. Riches and lovo. ALSO "THE GREAT SECRET" AND A GOOD COMEDY. HALF VOTES COUNTED London, Dec. Heuler's. .Ol- VaLIc from Mel- bourne etatea that half the voles have been counted In Australia. The pres- ent situation la Vhfll conscription has a ecu red t halt million Totes but sever, hundred thousand ballots have been registered against It. What the Press Agents Say QTARLAND All Productions Guaranteed. Tonight and Tomorrow WILLIAM FOX PRESENTS THE'EMINENT ACTOR WILLIAM FARNUM IN A STUPENDOUS SEVEN REEL PICTUHIZATION OF DICKEN'S IMMORTAL NOVEL "A TALE OF TWO CITIES" Continuous performance-from 2.00 to 11.00 pjm., 25 cents.i Children, Regular E. KELLERD, the eminent Shakespearean acloi> who will bo at the Males tic neit Monday, Tuesday end Wednesday. orrs AUTO LIVERY Dly Phsn'e 1444, Phone 787 AT THE OKf-nkl'M IE "The Call ol Her at the Orphpum lonWil nnd lie- great seven-act' Bpcclal release, plcturtzcd from Kdwarcl sbeTrion's. fn- mons play, Kthcl Darrymoro tu opportunity to dlspliy mo9l su- perb iklll as a horno-woinAn. During :he making of picture the itar fras tailed on to rltlc at breakneck speed along rough counlu roads and thronth crowded city sired! (Hied irllh Tehlclca mid pedestrians. Bfx hun- dred people took part In the produc- tion, ftnd Mlas Barryniore rode through thli (ma spirited horse. Also plenty of gaoA comedy tor.lghL BOB'S AUTO LIVERY ClMed and heated care for city and cojntry trlpi. Hnpllal ca.Ui ti cpeclllly, STAI.'O, ALEXANDA HOTEL DAY AND NIQHT SERVICE 3 Days, Starting HON., DEC. 24 SPECIAfMATINEE CHRISTMAS DAY, AT 2.30 THE EMINENT ENGLISH ACTOR JOHN E. KELLERD Supported by a Powerful from a Run of 102 Nlghti at the HfarrJs Theatre, New York City. fn Elaborate and Productloni of SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS MONDAY TUESDAY MERCHANT OF VENICE" TUESDAY WEDNESDAY Prices: Nighti 76c, 60c. Xmas Matinee Mo' Plan Opena Friday at Theatre. AT THE EMPRESS Elinor Cmwfor.l, who allowed her perversity to lod her Into n strango recompense for toe lore of an. lioncsl nun. She rote a ineerJnf, Immoral, pnc-sldcd Mllre, mihlne the man who bred her wlln n clean henrt lla From her ctiaTetle-tirioliIng f.r.J cocVUIV-blb- bMng HAoclalM'shc gained praise and applause; from the man who loved her cime ta proof ol hid dc Totlon. He married her, atid (hen be- fit contest, In the girl's heart, he lW4ea dntj lo her hnshand 4nd twr Imnlnj for her old, life. Out of thli situation Bluebird pholoplaya have crMled drama of later ot, eaUtled to .H at Umorrsw, wlii Dtrolfijr phl Majestic Tonight "THE AUCTION BLOCP Rex Beach's Greatest Story PRICES- Kc> THE LIFE DRAMA.OF A MILLION GIRLS. OnceNigLdy at ;