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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - December 29, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta VOLUME VH. LETHBRIlXiE, ALBERTA, MONDAY, DECEMBEU CEXT.S NUMIJEK Present City Council Goes Out of Office on the Last Day of the Year TIME OF MEETING Commissioner Reid in Favor of Holding Sessions in the Morning Declares President of Ontario Bar Should be Better System Losing Ground ToraUo, Out.. Dec. The On- tario usiocialiou Legiui its an- UIKll tWO S' Ef-SSluU iK-rc this ItiOVIl- luj. TJiu 11. II. K. C.'.. hi liis OIICIIHII;, out tho need of a Dominion lUir as- :uul the fk'IJ to such body in for urilrornllly cf laws of Ho Muled tliut it the iulHition to term u tom- lultteo lo wilh all inrutord of in- terest to tile prufeaiion brought biforo It. Tho jury system, In opinion, is lupidly living -jut. Tills cbansc Le accounted lor only of llic firm couvlelioii of the iiroffsstoTi Hint cu of ail uniK'rjcrid juJitiu-ry." i Mr. He rvsreucd that tolli politic ul ies riiU'iml s-ervice tvHli a K-C. Hjtimliidiic-iit. thus lover) u 3 Ihe iitlanl in (lie oiiitijoiL o? llio profes- sion. Arbitrations, sanl Mr. I.udwig, lia-3 1 cw They sho'jl d be LcarO before an official arbitrator sboul-.i be given to cretll or ro'evee. The right tors lo compel insolvent debtors" lo hand over tiitlr estates to trustees for the creditors, so that Ihcre couW y nlglil al midnight l''- in in HUT THE IU 1 1U.IM 1IIL THREE KILLED A GAS IN EXPLOSION Revolt of Three Regiments of ihe Chinese Burned to Death eniu, retail of three regiments oE the Chinese army, under llic leadership of (Ic'neral Vaiig }hi- I'iu. ivas reporled today from Tati-Fui, iti tho far EonlluvL-sU-rn province of Yuti-.Xan, about one hundred ini'es from die frontier of lUirnia. TIrtj. soldici-s OIL Doc ember S shot down Kieu- officers, hilled a profes- sor anU eevoral students of. ihe Chin- ese C'oUese, as well as a immhtir of citizens, aud then i.rociauneil thu In dependence of the tiroi'inee in iho of '.lie first l.ethhrjilse take uJlLce really i J.-IH. 2. first ibv of tiiis ho no ntiilue prererence. "Tiio number of lawyers pracliciu: t in Otttirio." remarked ilr, Ludwlg, "i j our judges have no favorites, do not five are ImU law In hard and will adoiital by C'ar.adian juilfiiueiit according lo tho rlghl mju-uraeturi-rs ami oilier' uhotesab" UTS ami justice ol Ihc case, i in fixing uniform name of Dr. Sun Yat former ji "H is lo tit rogrettcil thai llio .'-al- wnreR lo lie charged bj- retail- vvjsioiia! president o? Cliiiia. arlcs of Euth men Ehbu'iil he EO tnuull crs refusing to with those] Na.forelsuera wem iiiolcslo-J, .1 .nnoiiEii i) filld jt difficult (o wjH not. to conform .to.1 mutineers themselves-protected that lime; they will not [Jicjr -m requires. tEiejr says tlic legislation tho chapel belonging to liio Ciiiua lii- liarnrss until Frulav, js a need thai.this couuiiiltcc report, "sliould iiK-o should no.longer tolerate Hie din- Hed.'1 Bictintllf Ind., Dec. men were killed and four injured tcday at trit Indian Creek mine, four milfs south of here, in a gas explosion. The expfcsion occurr- ed as the night shift of 160 men was leaving the mine. Little dam- age was den- to the mtne. ;As Last Resort Dynamite Had to Be i Shops Close Down, Leaving Thousands of Men Out of Schools Closed by Order of Archbishop (BREAKAGE IN CONDUIT WORSE THAN FIRST. ANNOUNCED Vi'lM IfC OH fir. 'I'hc oiaust rclatitis ID Vouucil mrciingj slates: I "The lirsl medium of the council in >cjr shall held third of Jaiiuury- except ttiicii tliat day is public holitfay in which case the meeting shall take place on the nest subsequent day which is not a lioli- day, (wwil -hall hold regu- lar meetings at least once a work." Commissioners Ihuilic ami Heiil arc in the city anrl held a short t-on- fercnce tliis morning. Tliey iliil not decide on ilic1 four of tlic: Saturday Itciil, cvcrt-iavors leu o'clock sr.ssitir.s, be- licvint; it te well to clear up the ljustness oi tht city' r-auh morning wliite "fccljup fresli. .The inayor iiul himself on the- point un- til Mr. (irace.returns 'from Denver, lie went for Christ man, The first- meeting fit the Yomniis- deal" u'ith -1. 'TIio- apiiortibiu'ient .of commis-- 1 ortirc Imurs oi the mission, Ihe school attached to wliicb. filfcil with Hie riyimr.- Panic 'reigatd lor a ortoight 'in tho cily, but ifien.a force if.-loyal troops', and stormed .nd re-c-aptured, the jitcco. routing (ho mutineers. General was and burned to death HI a hojse vvhcix- was hiding, ia. a. sei'shboring vil- i ?SC- I an had SKot Constable1 and Number of Other Persons and Also jEkllered his': I'ittshurg, J'a--, pec., frnni to ra-u' -..lafit Martin Wind I, anH-pVobatly'fat ally tvounded posstoi 200 3R MAYOR AT FORT WILLIAM Fort Dec. iserc nominated, today Cor mayor of--t'on WiUiam. They Major S. H. llarknc-fis, Edward.'- Sauii- ders llutledse, Ur. T. K. James Tonkin, thcruas Fipcr-aiid cUofge A. Orahani, the present maypr.'lMayor Grab am, v.-Jid'ljas served a liaSf, uuiiouticfed'he would not.-ie a car.flitiate for rc-eJection. 3. Tbii of llic iec-uiitii by the cily. clia.r-jleiiuiy sheriffs and citizens' lja> Icr." Tliesc are city treasurer, the hills Vat- solicitor, cily engineer, sanitary rjnrjng the- early hours oi today. inspeclor, liquor lictnsc itispcc- j Vclurncti liut llokow- aHsessoT nnn or more audit- Sl -s -f -1 SFCtclury-troasurer, liad the. dnt- irs oE.lmEli clerk nnii UcaoUrcr, i ht rclincd oi llic la.ti.ur ilutica, cm appointment to fill the position u ;3I have to YI lio has held (lie lira oHicials arc M escape fl llir'ousli Hie. woods .to' a! bylaw.- lav.barricaded Allsr .Inn. Huliiaswi, who Hie doors fal'lng a1 position'at a niMlow, fired al'' every laorcnitiil ivilhin his rangc> o! Soon tcr dnybrcaV the posse H. C. Vttt'K, -cil by a riiwty. oi coiiafy detectives ].isl liositinn of ac; uniler T. Uuile, and jirepava- C[ a -i-uuntaiil for lire two or three tions werc-inailc lo rush Ihe house. A years in the city office's, is the ii'art for Ui2 job. Whether tl.c V'J-sition cnrry an increase o'clock. Jlrs. Ksirllc Yckliit, was shot when she relused to admit Ho- koivs'Ki to tier house alter, he: Jiarl killed the conslahlc. in the llunieitfncl hospital hototins deatii willi a Ijllllet wound Hose to iicr heart arid atmihcr in her, while the doctors momentarily rx- WENT OVER EMBANKMENT LEAD ING DOWN THE POT HOLE COULEE' 1 Big Block of Buildings Mostly Tenement Dwellings Were Wiped Out Di'c. onl ho IT- lliis iilli-rnium in a oi' mill houses :il llic nil HIT of SI. lluliiTt Un- slrui'ls. Oil UK; wnlrr t'iiiniiK- the lire Iniclll Wiis un- ahk- In clurk il. r Al p.m. linililinsjs IKII! IKVII iloslrorcil ;mil liru- iiu-ii lo lisi- Tin1 Wiilor fiiiniiiu hiis hou- siiK'e Iho break-- iujs of Ihc iiiniii si-voral clays ago. the. liroincn llic willi iiulv one .stream from Ihe liiuiv liyili-unls mid Ihi-ir llu: Miv swept STEEL .ON WEYBURN LINE JS LAID AS WEST, A3- cJStcel.'has 'neon lalil'bn Ihe l.c -branch of-the C.P.R.- as la'r a E ihe (iivi- WjdKc'and-Wcybani. The. srado ia much "hi'rfhc-: west, almost- lo .Uie- the two p'rovlnceE, but coristciKtion work lias practically been: abandoned for the year. UnilervrpqJ 'of. who 1s an resident of Lethbriilge, tho new line is already proving Us worth. be- come :in -important divisional point.' 'flic tragic on the LctiibrlclseAVey- buen line haa been very heavy tall, so heavy, in fact, that the pany icmovcd twenty crews from tcrmiiials at. Jloose Ja'w to-Wcy- Spain, DiV. wliic-li threatcnc-J lo wipe out and was slill laging unchecked at jjuon. Tijo names' yverc lanaeii by a hi.di uind. An immense block of buildings, uiostly. tenenieut dwellings, was de- bttoyeil before daybrcat. Thousamls oi liic inljabitanls oi tEie surroundinp districts-spent ihe iiiorning in the guarding such of their house- hold gooiis as'the> liail been able to 'I'hc lire reached a big theatre anrt a variety ]iall in ll-e LCntre of the city. Uoth were destroyed in spile of HJC best firr-nicQ .and soldiers. From this spot the flaines advanced toward Hie mili- tary barracks, which were vacated immediately by order of the com- maiidins ofliccr. I'racticaliy ali -.the 'were tj> duty ras" tiremcn, although eij forts liail. efiecl lie. clieniU'iil estiiiKtiisliers. tlll'dUljIl ;t block. i i All Ihc apparatus in Ihc cily was sniiiiiioiiud anil every clu-ink-ul exlinrjiiislier available tilaccil in Ihii lumils oi Ihe liiTMU'ii. IM-OIII llu- block where the lire sladoiUt.lctiped line explosions threw jets nf lltiine in all iliivctjoiis. At tliis.r-r-- point Chief Trembly held a eonsulUiliim his limtenanls and. scnl for dynamite. niiiny links of hose, conneclion was ;if lusl es-_ l.iblislicd with llic SI. Lawrence. Kivcr, nearly a uiilu from liie; scene of Ihe a second stream was available. The fire is now under cmilro) will) properly loss esliinalcil One old inan iiniiu-d Piiliniuiti: who liad liwn bod-vidilcn far' iniinili, was rescued hurniiiK Hie shock wisso t lieisiunv Magrath, Alta., Dec, parly, consisting of Gccrge A. Colenian, W. llirric, and '-A'.iw.'lo, I'Selcher, Iho [Irlver, en route to LcLh- I tl y, were the victims burri'tq handle Ilio trariic on Ihe new accident, when the j west of L'lrU noiut. Tho tnrlle over the' embank-1.aronnd Wcymirn and bcLweon that car likely licaxy fog hung over tl.r. valley dehr- -iineiit down rpoiul 'aitd Assinab new ing .JayligM uyhl long after 3'CouloCi tcn jnllcs ilorUl of Snt lvcsti OFFICERS OF THE OPINION THAT THEY MAY SURRENDER 1 TODAY boi. the noxt Uivi- iiis jircicut .salary is not known, pagu TJirce receiveJ slight inlurlcB; and W. Ilirie a' nasty wound "over the oye. Dainuge to the amount, of JIOO was done lo the car. Tho "narly this town jjt_v and wcro intcmu'ng returii iu tho even- tl, but son.-B peeled the death of Ifinat? msm Mr HH who hail .Rone lo her assistance. Tne heavy this year. Dec. anil deimly slieriffs, wh ilate t arc guaidins the- entrances of the mine near "lily, where .Maim Ileuilrlcksou aud his t-Ian are in tuning, believe the will bo forced -to surrender today. Know fell in the mountains last night, and Uid Uentlricksoa's are known lo be very short of provisions uirj have no fuel. Members of llic be- slcecd partv r.l various en- trjnet'S'ol (ho riiino cariy toduy, but In the dnrnnrsj; or tho on 1lic lop 'of, "ii lo'.- lide.ol llip. flcinies, Jimies Uollaliaii, :i lirenran, on Hie "snowy roul' and .Veil lour stories .Ipllie. He is nyw; in a .dying eomlilion jn'Mic liijsfiilal. ._..'_ -'.ij Angus Shops ForceU' (a Close Down Monlreal, Dec. Tlic hri-iiUafic whitli tn.-curit'd in uV-- nini-'riiol auil wliicU ve.snited in llic'lolarciiliihg 'cjlV'ot'j: Ihc Wider supply ill over 330.0110 propte of Monlroul.-liirns'oilt- In he iniicli more serious than was.Kiven mil 'at lirsl, '01' hriiakaqe, llml of. Ihc -sixlv I'obj colUipse in llic side of the condtiil is si'rimis enousjli, hnl hcsideolher ions it iiuw iippi-ars lliai Ilicrc is a crack in Ihe roof pf-iliu-piiiiv which extends for pniclically 300 fool oi' ils length. The board of control has ordered a llfuruuflli invcsliyaljou of one end lo the olhev. A sinking cffecl of llic walcr I'amiiic is llial Ihc Angus shopsr nf Ihe Cimaiiiun Pacific lUiihvay 1ms lietii compelled .lo down, lln'owinii men mil ol' cniploynicnl. Archbishop Britches! lias inslniclions that schools in, tlu- alTccled area, are lo give vai-alions lo their pupils. Nearly, all schools in' Ihc connly were closed loilay. The cily i-ouncilhos urderccl Ihe fullest invcsligulioiv.mlo Ihe coinpck-iicy of Ihe administration of Ihc wider department.. DID NOT WEAR ALLIANCE BUTTQIt ntl by. his sislrr, ilnroncss Carolina presctitcd lo ihe court the lale (rointe's tcstatiicul, tliilcd 1SS3, acconling lo xvhioh ahc tho only lioir, iu-r brother.-? Imvlns in iho nicaiilime. If no tion is -raised tnEtrcsd'il parlies, rcniova'i of tho seals will probably c place Hie pnssc'hy in Ihe-wiuuis word was brought from Hays, a vil- lage nearby, that linkowsKi lias jiii-l passed through there up: .tlic I Valley..- Invc.'ilipatiiKi showed Hie. house mis the man having slipped 'oimfy (Ictoolivcs ami ilcpulics irii- hastfncrf lo OLD MOTHER HEN IS WORKING THESE FINE DAYS AND HOUSEWIVES .SMILE' linr.ior has It (hat Iho C.I'.lt. will rc-ady-tnades in fhb .tVuiclKfo dislrlcl, e.'labllih two hundred more reaily-. nosl of which been.solo. .They Tarins in the dis-.liavc proved rea'dy'itllera' hero, and irEct next "summer to be placed on il is liiought morCjUian Vrobablo that Kale. JUHI so soon as they can be is good (or .the rumor. cention asually' goer to 'prove, the rule, in the higl: cost of living-con- troversy this have (ah- ea a drop of ten ccnls per dozen In the pasl two wecfe, iliil.are now sell- Ins ,il 3D per over the ro- lailer'3 counter. The ft'.l as follows: [tJriir.n, an AnierUwi thai Or the the mtno cnirniite. from Tlnirs- jdsy, 3uis nol liccii heard irohi toriav. J- crfcu of the Chcslip hflicv- Ui he nbo.ird the bohudtttT :K. was anfiiorrd in lov.'tr harbor this hc- L-anse rif fop. 'i'lte -liouiiil fur ;i uf lunthpr. In'.thc.Chrisliiins sU-rni, Ihc hark ihva in the Us rcM' vi'as picked lip the -slrarnrr I'r.striiin ami taVen I" Guliporl. 'i'hr Jlmik [oumlrrctl during tlic I.Hlorin, bitl its or'ew aud T> f C'tl T> T T 'P C "10 L'niK.d SIpJcs will inal D Ltj'tl Jl JT U' 1 O in eqnivnlcnl offer in .return'for ii. BAN ON THE TANGO Cnd wctk De Hi) re n [a !Thc C. II. Tho llcialil ha? been iiiMWe lo con-; tslablishe.l. almnst firm Hits rumor, H is 1'ic now and plih i throughout iiie business section of the the Lelhbrldgq "tliPlfici cily, .1 I'laii wovilil require OOy acres, which Is iirnctically lialf "iho iirf-n covered hy Ihe-G-rnilc'rVleli. to tlio .tnain ditch iiorilicasi of Uii- i-lly, ccnstr.ii-ltd summer. The has farm is ek Urccmber December 24 STANLEY CQULSON DEAD Tbo crop is fairly plentiful, loo, ac- cording lo local grocers. Offerings he.lwe.c-n from country stores are.heavy for.the monivi cV, Tlie local Die L'nitf.d Stoles will inuko qii Tho rojily of the CJcnriaii, lrnl 16 tho nniiHfiilioii of.liio t'ultctl points onl various 'cftluies ol the American tariff niimoly, llift inejtertion of 5liO- botjka of IhC niuihif.irtufcrii aiiil Itiu tlvo wiiEcli Gfrinany like to. sco.chftTised. ciicTes here express Ihe orinio-3 ihfit' ifie can "wfil he difficult 'some sucli method" o! hargalnlns- _ ..Bytipzi Ainuillfi; tn the .in civic I oils rinplnjMs (n the dfi'artinents .in; rlrtips the v.a> fac( a-Keneral notice, wr.ulo' he u.rninissioncrs. l.kelv rruwrfl l.c oi civic Hiit'ivhy ctic would he left eml when.: MAYOR OF PORT ARTHUR Poi't Artiiur. Onl., Dec. ,lohn Oliver was rc-dcelcj cbnialimi al -norainations. this