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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 22, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR TIIR LETTIBRinCiE DAILY HERALD FRIDAY, 'DECEMBER 22, letbDrlije, Blberta DAILY AND WEEKLY, Subscription Ratos! paJty, delivered, per week _IOft Dally, delivored. per year ......Su.OQ Dully, by mail, per year........S-i.uu Weekly, Dy per .Weekly, by mall, por year to U.S.. 52.05 TELEPHONES Buslnc-So Ofticc 125- Editorial Office I2-'i W. A. Buchanan John Torrance Managing Director Easiness Manager 1C R. 13. Bennett had wife of h oivu, Hcnnelt MIGHT malce thn wife tlio first example of how putrli ivnwcn could hr- completely ntMrcd i totnl cost of S17.50. Perchance M Bennett might iiiciie the britlo to pra ticc (ho economy the prosuccth bridegroom preaches by proceeding t tire suitors'at ,S1.5 por pair anil other dignified but simpl raiment appropriate to Mr. Bennett wedding shiny blac j frock coat, second-hand Scotch plni trousers n'ml a pair of carpet slipper Kovy will R. B. be good? Wp hur to soon see him garbed in the attir the Telegram suggests, for Sir Robcr Borden had to do the bidding of tii Telegram and get rid of Sir San Hughes, and R. B. must obey its con mautl, too, or stop tsln.ng, the lattc choice being impossible. Dates of expiry of subscriptions ap- pear drMy on address label. Accept- ance of papers after expiration date is our authority to continue the subscrip- tion. Your King and Country need you right nowt THE PROGRESS OF THE WAP President AVilson hits appealed to the belligerent powers to get together in a peace conference, and he frankly states that it is purely in the interests of the United States that he has done EO. "With the continued violation, of neutral rights by certain of the belli- gerents. Wilson forsees the States presently drawn into the vortex oi' war. and he hastens to' appeal to the lighting powers for a peace confer- ence. He asks all the belligerents to state their terms of peace in such a way that the basis, of a peace confer- ence will be established. His action Bas caused great surprise nmnng the "warring powers. Along the war fronts very little change in the general situation is re-: ported. It Is stated that the Greek] government is living up to all its pro- mises and thus the movement of allied troops toward the Balkan war fronts been greatly facilitated. This should have an immediate effect upon the situation, at least so far as the Macedonian front is concerned. Artillery fighting of a. violent char- acter is reported from the front at- .Verdun. In the Arras region the British penetrated German lines, but __according to the "German statement, vere later repulsed. ALLIES HELPING GERMANS; :V The Germans are winning, because ihe allies are helping them to -win. It is tin's war: The Kaiser Is soon to annoiincef we are told, the granting of a parliamentary form THE U. S. HAS ITS MIND MADE UP U. S. Secretary of State Lansin the allies to tell him what the are fighting about. The allies can pu the reply very briefly by telling th United States that they are strugglhi to uphold democracy, about w Uncle Sam ought to be Germany answers truthfully it will sa it began the war to prove to the worl that, autocracy was the only form o government worth while, and to es tablish its contention it can point t the fact that it has three of the greal est opponents of democracy :n th war along with it. Turkey. Austri: and Bulgaria. There is not mud doubt that the mass of American know now where to cast their lot i their country is to participate in war. Probably Mr. Lansing's quers will put the nations clearly on record so that the United States will hav the documents tD show where the na tions stand. That may be diplomacy or whatever one may like to call it but the people know the purpose the different nations, and ninety pe cent, of the Americans are for th allies because they are fighting fo America's heritage, 'freedom, liberty justice and democracy. The U. S already has its mind made up. Just one more day Christmas shopping. to do your The merchant who complains -abou; business not being good these days must be suffering from a bad stomach The Christmas season is an oppor tune time to talk about peace. the talk cease afterwards? Secretary of State Lansing talks about preparation for war while Pre sident "Wilson is playing the role of a peace dove. A farmer .from-Gleichen is reported govern- to have. handed over to- a snow- inent. Evidently the Germans are shoveller in Minneapolis a purse con getting tired of autocracy and want some of the democracy of France, England and Italy. If the Kaiser was sure of winning the war he wonld not make suck a. concession. It'is tlie progress of the allies.that is compell- ing him to offer parliamentary govern? inent as a bait to the already discon- tented''German people. When '.the German people get real democratic toe Kaiser's, power "will to'e'Uke'his withered arm, useless. WHERE AMERICAN SYMPATHY GOES The deportation of tfie Belgians has aining ?705. Did the Gleiehen Board of Trade send this fellow across the line to advertise that prosperity was rampant "in that district? It is not every country that has fanners -who can give money away like that. LIVES ON .80 CENTS A WEEK Augusta, M.. Ken- ney, a cotton mill operative, says SO cents a week.is all that be is contri- buting to the coffers of commerce to keep the wheels in bis human or- ganism going. .Kenney absolutely abstains from using butter, eggs, meat, rum, tobac co, gum, pie, tea, coffee, cocoa, and aroused the very finest element of the sugar. He .uses little meat, does his American people. At the recent meet-iown laundry work, borrows all the in ha re; Charles E. or j no telephone, coal gas, electric water bills, writes but four letters a year; -never rides on steam trains, and goeg .to a moving picture show dae night "out of 365 Here week: -I1-can clams i....... :f. .08 Stale white Salt pork .08 Meal for pudding .......i........06 of the Belgians held Hie wei Hughes, President Hibben of Prince- ton, Joseph H. Choate, James M. Beck, Bishop Greer, George "W: Wickersham, General Horace Porter, clay .Parsons, Francis Lynde Stetson, ElibUvRoot, Charles Scrihner, W. Em- Jeh Frederic R. Coudert, Hpnry C Frick Daniel Guggenheim, J- Pierpont "Morgan Adrian Nicholas-Murray Butler and ChaunceyJCan of evaporated milk .03 jl.'Depew. Belgium can he proud of; Kerosene friends in the Lmted States. Whe-j tlier Germany rpalizen 'that It is an- a tagomzing the greatest intellects and puts in the'bank every the truest friendo of humanity in American republic is difficult to say. amlfor John Bull, "There Samuel, Is the safe conduct granted your citizens by Germany and lijf A. G. Racey, in Montreal Star. PICKED UP Iff Girls of eighteen arc to be barred A .Evangelical Lutheran, church 'rom Calgary cabarets. was dedicated at Lcduc. Tho Rev. H. Earle, M; -A., curate of 3ort Credit, Qnt, has been appointed of the battalion, QJEIF. Frank Smith, a proisinent ilontreal Mason, and native of St. John, s1. B., is dead. Dolly Taylor, of Hastings, ac- quitted by a Peterboro' jury, on' the of neglecting to procure atle- assistance at the birth -'_ot her c.hild. A new medal, entitled "the'King's 'olice has been instituted. It vill be given for faithfulness to duty nd acts of gallantry. J The funeral service of Win. Grey, I.P., of London, was cppducted by Rev. D. C. McGregor and Archdeacon Richardson (Anglican.) Her. J. E- Duclos, Imrch, Edmonton, h; of Erskiiie resigned his iarge to take up French work in nd around Edmonton. Kimhrough Stone of Kansas City, Io., son of Senator Stone, was nom- inated by the president to be a Uni- ed States circuit judge. Mr. George Romans, formerly of ondonderry, Nova Scotia, but -for IB ijast two years a resident of Hali- recently age of 78 W..E. Phin, Hamilton, and I. .Pit-, blado, K.C., Winnipeg, are new di- rectors of the Bank of Hamilton.' .Fraud orders have been issued "by the; Post Office Department against the Guarantee. Grocery Company, of and Kee Tung Tong, of Vancouver, B. C, i Donald of Woodbridge, has receiveU wofcf that his son, Cap- tain-Alexander JlcKoszie, of the 4th, Caaadian Mounted Rifles, has been awarded the Military Cross., Nanton's deferred election to fill vacancies left at the regular town election resulted in electio'ii.by -ac- clamation of Mayor A. Z. Jessup; councillor for .two years, J. R. Eckert; councillor for onfc: year, P. T: Hallet. John C. Freelen, of Mara township, was awarded Sl.SOO -damages against the Lake Sirncoe" Navigation Ccm-s pany for in juries received when the steamer Otonabee struck a bridge on which Freelen was the tender. j During the season of 1916 there' have arrived at Port Nicoll 226 grain- laden vessels, and 106 trips have beea made by the C.P.R. steamers' with passengers and package freight. i Miss Olive Anderson, of nurse .in a Kingston hospital; had her .Herbert William Pearsim, .luiubermaii and business man, of Dti- lutlvis'-dead. His geplugical research; work has, taken hlbi into almost'every; state Union'-arid to many'Buro-i pean counfries. In England" he was honored -by Charles Darwin and by Lord Kelvin and addressed classes afcj Cambriuga university, as well as at- many other large colleges and in J. W. Flavollo, cbairnittii1 -of tbo Imnerlnrmimltlorifr board, denied cov- Uthi nunoro with which Ills name hud boOn coijuectod hi Ottawa, l-lo clnred that ho 'waq not in any intriguing 'to 'udvahcd any onp'a po- litical Interests! that ho know Jng of Sir Thomas White's political aspirations, had any. Messrs, J. J, -Murray Co., Ed- monton seed merchant, bought, a car bushels of barley from C. A. McLepd, of Ray, Alberta, at the rate of per bushel, ou board cars at the .farm. According to Mr. Murray, this is the highest prico, to. bis knowledge, ever paid for barley in the whole Dominion. The entire load will 'be shipped to tlio province of Quebec for seed. Home with your, friends for the Holidays CHRISTMAS NEW FARE AND ONE-THIHD FOB ROUND TKIP ON SALE EECSMBER 51-25, ALSO DEC. 28 TO JANUAUY 1 RETOItN LIMIT JANUARY i Sfttka that Holiday Trip via CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY TlieWaTld'aGrtattsl Uighwa'j hand painfully injured in an elevator in sailng the life of a patient, en Rev. A. Raeburn Gibson, recently dangered the elesator began to descend. f Sidney. Vancouver.: Island, was-lu- ucted into tta pastoral charge of t .John's. Presbyterian church at Ihe Lninsto-i Co, of Michi- an, has purchased the flax straw, aeked'in Petrolea belonging to the ambton Co and has arranged 3 complete the building oi the flai ill. Half-starred, and" nearly perishing coTd, Olio Sclieer, sajs he A of silver, together Vrith a presented to .T, the occasion being the re- tirement from the position of cpllec-, tor. of inland revenue Mr Gosnell was fopnerij of Calgary -At the Ettteral-convention held-'" North Battieford for the nominating of a candidate to contest the new provincial constituency of the Battle- fords, A D Eiclel, at North Battle NEf YEAR'S OPENING January, 1917' 2nd 1917 'Solclicr-s Dependents Commencing with tile Neiv Year Term we are making a reduc- tion of per month from oar regular tuition fee to- all those who are dependent on a-father or brother at the front' or in training. Our Credit Plan By.this plan any worthy student is enabled to pay for the cost of tuition from his or her earnings" after graduating. Full particulars on application. Demand During the past term a number of students have lelt our school to .accept positions before they had reached Graduation StEml5Tu; and pven then we could no( fill the calls for help. The College Office will be open every afternoon during the Holidays from 3 to 5.30.-Gail, jfmte or phone information. Garbutt i 411 Eighth Strict South, Lethbridge. Office'Phone-1315 A M FISHER, Residence Phono 1531 Principal It -n-ill nnfl after the war that it has offended the neutral world and offend- ed .it deeply. SUGGESTED GARS FOR R. B. BENNETT We thought R. B. vrould get rapped about it sooner or later. A man who dresses immaculately in morning suit. day iu and day out, can't advocate economy in dress and get away -with U. That white shoe talk made the girls mad, and R. B.'s latest economy outbursts have stirred up the Toronto Telegram to the appended utterance: One hour of example at the Chateau Laurier or other scenes of social ac- tivity in Ottawa would do more to popularize economy ill feminine attire than weelcs devoted to platform ho- Gamiahs for ?1.50 boots or ?2.00 bqn- Bets.' Does R. B. Bennett stand up in the Native- grandeur of a hand-me-down euit, price or a hickory shirt, price 75 cents, and incite the weaker eex to eliminate ail -extravagance In dress? No. n. B. Bennett, M.P., Is .a sumptu- ously costumed and richly upholster.ed figure as he rises to .plead: for inex- Jieiisive simplicity in the attire of other Jeoplo'a wives and daughters. I TO MY DAUGHTER THE GIFT Or LOVE (These are the last verses .written by the late Lieut. Kettle, 'of ihe Dub liiT few his death in action at In'.wiser days, i my darling blown proud as was your Mother's that desired, delayed, -incredible" time You'll ask why I abandoned-you, my owu, And the dear breast ynur baby's throne, with death, they'll give you rhyme ind reason; one will call'the thing .sublime, And :Cne ..decry._In_a. knowing tone So-here, guns' curse overhead! :And "tired men 'sigh, with" mud for couch and floor. Know that we fools, now with the foolish dead, Died not for Hag, nor ndr Emperor, But for a dream foorn ia a herdman's shed And for the secret Scripture of tlie poor. 'M. K'ettlc, In. the. field before Guiliemont, Somine; Sept. 4, 1916, escaped irom the Canadian intern ford, was selected the standard t ment camp near Quebec, reached J" Michigan jn a box car-and started-.to, walk It Is expected, that the Ontario gov- bearer; 3 Sir Robert Borden and JossiMj otLor members of the icderal einment will' go London for the imperial conference which Hon Daud Llojd in speech, announced is to be held Right his an Sir Perlev ernment fwiil -shortly introduce legis- of liquor advertising in ..Ontario -newspapers Thef-Toronto.Mail' and Empire and the "Uorid already announced that they will cease publishing these ad I Hon A B Kemp Minister of militia, vertiscments. The Globe never did Till attend the gathering, in addition publish any. to the premier. overseas minister aud quite Almond Nut Bar A rich, velvety, milk chocolate contain- ing an abundance-of rtomp a quality that' Sold everywhere. Made in Canada, 31.14 Winter Low Round Trip Fares TICKETS ON SALE DAILY, DECEMBER 1st TO Jlst. TO TORONTO, HAMILTON, v LONDON, WINDSOR, OTTAWA, QUEBEC, ST. JOHN, HALIFAX AND All Points in Eastern Canada -Final Return Limit THREE MONTHS from date of Issue, Seaports in connection with-ocean tickets via all Steamship Lines to the OLD COUNTRY Final Return' Linilt FIVE MONTHS frbm dale of Issue. Also to St. Paul, Minneapolis, .Cedar Council Bluffl, Des Molnec, Dubuqut, Fort Dodge, Ktnsit City and other United States Points Final Return Limit THREE MONTHS from dale of Issue. To Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster Tickets on Doomber ,4th to. 9th, 1916. January 8th to 13th and February'6th to 10th, 1917, Final Return Limit April 30th, 1917. For fujl to .any Canadian Pacific Ticket-Ajent, or write, Pauenaer Agent, Calgary. TENDER THROATS readily yield to the healing influence of It soothes the inflamed merta- branes and makes richer blood to repair the affected to help prevent tonsilitis or laryngitis. SCOTT'S is worth insisting upon. JT Scott a BOWM. Toronto. .18-10 The Financial Times .is informed on reliable 'authority that when Mr. J. Flavello, chairman of the imperial munition returned to .Canada from liis recent trip to Great Britain, ho brought war orders to the extent of DRIECTOftY OF GRAIN BROKERS. ,G RAIN bought outright or handled ron Commission.- RETURNS made, same day as- recoiyed. ALL Cheque's for this'district Issuod 'by Lo'tti- i" bridge branch'. 5N direct touch with Euro- pean buyers through our own export department. NONE better equipped give you service. James Richardson and Limited 201 Sherlock 'Bldg. Phone 777 Established 1857 _ W. J. Lloyd, Mgr. Res. Phonemes KM. Clark, Acct. 1613 OFFICE. PHONE 1313. WANAGER'S PHONE GRAIN HEAD OFFICE, WINNIPEG, Write d.r phone at our cxpens? if you have grain, to handle. We can assure you Uhe best price the market wH! .stand a nil give you courteous eervico 5-d "prompt.; rotufchV, .i N.' t.' LETHBRIDGE OFFICE SHEKLOCK BUILDING STRONG DOWLER GRAIN and Commission Our entira organization IB at your sorvtoo' and :wlth our Joncc wo can safely, to got. you the beat prices (or your grain at anytime and for any grade or Idnd o( (rain. Phono H 1922 J Fur Office 1866 Lethbrldgo f Quotd- Rc< 1811 tlont. 'Sea Our Aoente who your; district. J. A. CUMMiNQ Lothhrldgc Managsr WAK VETERAN Please nnhfy iCENTRAL PROVINCIAL COMMITTEE Howard Keturncfl Soldiers' Bureau, LETHBRIbCE, ALBERTA, J. R. OLIVER, Secretary The men who have fought, and are (iglitmg our battles, deserve consider ation to a superlative degree at .the hands of who did not go to tho front. A debt is due thorn Hint money cannot pay, but that can--ba met in part, by a due appreciation aft2 proper attitude towards thorn for their gallantry and self sacrifice. Find out what jobs are vacant In your community Make ft a matter of pride for to give the first chance to a returned BoldUSi'. Encoiir- nge tho men to get baok to work Loafing ii bad for them, as It is for mv of us If jou are an employer, giro tho returned soldier 4 fair show. It umj taks a little time for them to.got their bearings Have patience with them, alid encourage they hpvc -iifrprci! 90 iruch for yoi! Ba In ft position to advise tho returned sold wlieie to go In cade of need If you ice one in alii dltdculty, try lo hpfp him out, or go with him where he can get proper Dttentldh Help meu who havo helpod you, ;