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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - February 21, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta TJiimsDAY. fhbiu:ar\ 21. mm a THE LKJIIBftlDflK DAILY HERALD PAGE FIVE T ROYAL YEASf Woman Sties Husband Forj Land He Promised Her j Before Marriage j A domestic difference of opinion, ConterlnR about mi alleged contract, of 1111 wiiuut> character Is being heard In Ihe Supreme Court, today. Mrs. Tlior-snll of lianmsis siting lipr husband to cause lifm lo transfer lo )ii)n | delegates. | At tills afternoon's session a resolu-| lion that all,school trustees should be i British-born was passed by an overwhelming majority I'cuer tried lo of the hall, lie accent and the. FRIDAY'S GROCERY SPECIALS Finest Strawberry Jam, (4 lb. pails). Regular $1.00. Friday ........................... Finest Salted Cod Fish. Regular 25c lb. Friday, 2 lbs.......................... Coarse Chicken Grit, Regular 7 lbs. 25c. , Friday, 9 lbs......................... .Wethcy's Mince Meat, ,2 lbs.) Regular 25c. if Friday, 2 for ........................... **OC 5 lb. tins Tuxedo Baking Powder. Regular -1 OA S. 1.00. Friday .......................... ItC'J 2i 2 lb. tinr. Gold Bar Peaches. Regular 35c PQ�� each. Friday. 3 for ...................... OS?!L Deliveries Every Hour Phone 3 1 3 convention SOCIAL SERVICE LEAGUE SIX BURNED TO DEATH St. Amabele De Vercheres, Que., Feb. 21.-Six children were burned to death early this morning in a fire which destroyed the dwelling of Louis Beauchemin, in this village. Their mother has since died from burnt which she received while attempting to saye her children. OVR1L Aids the Digestion of Food 7-m Ottawa, Feb. 21.-The stand taken j by the Ontario,hydro-electric eoniniis-j sion was laid brl'orn the government tuday by a large delegation represent- ] ing (lie ti.s.sociation and various nmn- \ icipnlities and organizations. Representations made by the delegation j were three-fold. They asked for the j nationalization of the Grand Trunk' railway along the lines laid down in the Drnyton-Aeworth report; eleetri-' fication of radial lines and the intro-' duction of legislation next session j which will give to municipalities full j control of their own streets. X; Full consideration was" promised by | Sir Kobert. Borden. 1 Sir Adam Bock declared that the i only way to handle the railway sit.ua- j lion was by consolidation and coordin- ' ation of the lines. The Grand Trunk I Pacific in the west was a failure. The Canadian Northern in the east was a failure. Hf> had heard no objection to an increase in freight rates if the ' prcceeds were used in the betterment � of fill- service. ' Electrification would not entail any j expenditure by the, Dominion government for motive pewer. The hydro-' electric commission would have 2oo,-; utiO horse power available before the : neccf;s;uy hauling equipment could bo : secured. j We have come to Lethbridge with a carload of fresh fish in a refrigerator-car. The fish, White Fish, Pike, Pickerel and Mullets, were caught in Northern Alberta Lakes. We are selling direct to the consumer at Our car is on the track'opposite the Hudson's Bay Store. The fish are as fresh as the day they left Lesser Slave Lake, where we caught them ourselves. We are open for business all day long until Saturday evening. Bowman & Bevercombe SOLDIERS' VOTE TO II Winnipeg. Feb. HI.-The. Free Press carries the following from an Ottawa correspondent: "With the soldiers' vote, polled in Canada and the United States counted in throe provinces there is so far only one change effected in the standing; of j the parties on December 17. "Mr. Speaker Rhodes who was t>2 ! down on the latter date, now has a ! majority of H-> over his opponent, illnnce Logan, in Cumberland, j "Tiie provinces in which the votes | so far have been counted are Ontario, ! Quebec and Nova Scotia. The effect |of the vote in the two former provinces I has been comparatively insignificant, I only one seat in Ontario having been j really endangered. In Quebec it is doubtful whether even the overseas vote will cause any difference. In Nova Scotia, however, the soldiers' vote on this side haz cut down several Lauvier majorities to a poijat where the overseas soldier vote will almost assuredly wipe them out. "From present indications there will be seven changes, including the ele* t.ion of Mr. Speaker Rhodes. Laurier ites who aro almost certain tcj' be de feated include Oliver in West Edmonton; Aikin in South Kssex; R. H. Mae-kay in Pictoti; Marte.ll in Hams; Carroll in,South Cape Breton and probably [,Kyte in the same constituency, though" the latter still has a fair lead over his opponents. The soldier vote averaged about Sa per cent for the government. "In TTiiva Scoria, however, there was a greater proportion fo| the opposition than in the other provinces. In North Cape Breton, for instance, D.VJ. McKenzie. ihe Laurier candidate, secured,?" soldier votes to Mccormick's 108." Edmonton,"Feb. 21.-The dairymen's convention in session in thiS city will this afternoon pass upon the question of abolition of the manufacture and sale of oleoinajgarine immediately at the close of the war; the standardizing through Ihe province of all cheese and the fixing of a uniform price at all points for the same grades of cream. There is a proposal atso that only pi'i'sotis actually engaged in the mri.iiufaci.ure of butter be allowed to purchase cream. The convention will go on record as opposing any measure i'avcring tlio ronovating of dairy butter. Rev. Keith, Edmonton, President-Denounce Pea Pool (Jii me Calgary, Feb. Ul. The Alberta Social Service league body elected the following officers for the coming year: Kev. H. J. Keith, of Edmonton, be-iifg chosen president, with the following as vice-president-: Mrs. L. C, Mc-Kinney, M.L.A.. Clare the coast village just its Mother Coutierre is on th eway to visf% her daughter in Paris. Upon her arrival Mine. Courtierre discovers that Eleanor has become a mother. being of a very modest and retiring disposition: consequently, when some of the neighbors saw a beautifully gowned young woman smoking a large and very black cigar, leap into-a run- ' about and dash up the street, the report got out that at. last, the well-behaved Paramount, studios had succumbed to Ihe epidemic, of vulgarity. When it was finally explained, however, thai ihe young "woman" was no oilier than .Lilian Eltinge, the famous feminine impersonator, matters were straightened out and the Women's Auxiliary resumed Its knitting. Julian ICI-tinge will appear in his first Paramount, picture. "Tin' Countess Charming,'' at Starland for the last times In-night.. s According to Webster's, ''that which gradually and silently eats, consumes and wastes anything" Is a moth and lite same authority in illustration of this definition declares "idle persons are a moth lo the community"; whence the title "The Moth" the new Kely.niek picture starring Norma Tal-madge which comes to Starland Friday and Saturday. In this ease "the moth" is a young society woman who wastes her time seeking diversions and flirting with fate until sharply brought to her senses by a dramatic incident, 'calculated to thrill the most blase of/movie fans. "The Moth' tells the story of a voting girl of wealth and social position who determines lo emulate the example of Cleopatra and "flirt her way to immortality." AT THE ORPHEUM Theda Bura in her latest photoplay, "The. Darling of Paris," at the Or-pheum tonight, is at home in the selling of thrr Church of Notnf-Dame. While in Paris, , Miss Bara, explored tlie famous edifice and well acquainted with its historic traditions. ,1. Gordon Edwards, director of the j production of "The Darling of Paris," | based upon Victor Hugo's story. "The j Hunchback of Notre-Oame." under the j management of William Fox, has giv- I en unusually close attention to every , detail of this historic, druma. i For Constipation Carter's Little Liver Pills will set you right over night. Purely Vegetable Small Pill, Small Dose, Small Price Carter's Iron Pills Will restore color to tlie face* of those who lack Iron in the Mood, as most pale-faced people do. AT STARLAND In Hollywood. California, the Paramount studios have the distinction of E MPRES TONIGHT S ANCHOR-DONALDSON LINE POPULAR SERVICE Canada to Glasgow For full information apply to Agents or Company's Office, 270 Main St., Winnipeg. ? N. S. WOMEN TO ? GET THE VOTE ? Halifax, Feb. 21.-The exten- > sion of the electoral franchise > ; to women on tho name terms as > > ed in the speech from the * > throne delivered at. 'the open- ? lature this afternoon by his > ? honor, Lieutenant Governor : ! Grant. , * > The speech announced that > ? the provincial government pro- posed to'make a substantial > > contribution toward the relief ? of the sufferers from the Mont �8� ? Blanc explosion. ' * * * * * WILL BE FIRED j New ork, Feb. 21.-More than a thousand men and women on the city's | pay roll who are not citizens of thei United States or who have only taken j out their first papers, are. expected to be dismissed. THEDA BARA The Darling of Paris A Wonderful Production Suggested by Victor Hugo, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame." Also Latest Weekly and a Screamingly Funny Hank Mann Fox Comedy, "Bon Bon Riots," Monday Next The Mighty Spectacle "WOMANHOOD" OR THE GLOFVY OF A NATICTrJ EIGHT ACTS . Friday and Saturday LEWIS J. SELZNICK Presents .% NORMA TALMADGEw-THE MOTH' skzNICKfJ&PIClURB Norma Talmadge THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINE 'OF THE SCREEN, IN 'The Moth' SIX REELS. More Brilliant Than "Fanthca." More Beautiful Than "Poppy." OaLlaCaf THUsf A W0NDERFUL FIVE ACT DRAMA 0 TokcHT M-Enid Bennett in 'Mother Instinct' A Pulsating Story of the Emotions. Also Plenty of Good Comedy. LAST TIMES TONIGHT JESSE L. LASKY PRESENTS JULIAN ELTINGE FAMOUS FEMALE IMPERSONATOR, IN The Countess Charming-h 'FOR SWEET CHARITY"' STRAND COMEDY ;