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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 5, 1921, Lethbridge, Alberta VOLUME XIV. FIRST SECTION LETHBWDGE, AJJJERTA, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY' 5, 1921 FiHST SECTION MMM Dog in Trap Tdb MMae BcflooaiaU Ofl- izatiwNesr iJAD MOCKED DEATH FOE FORTY HOUgS FOURTEEN PAGES NUMBER 20 British Off Soon-Beaverbrook HOB. DQHCM Marshall Receive! CaWe Stating Outlook Most Hopeful TORONTO, Jaa. ipeetal to tho Mill! and Empire from Hearst, Ont.. crxys: "Tha howling of a mooee dot ceusi! in a tray at SMpejuvdi, r-Hsiniil trading peat of UM E.-.- company wu responsible for the there of the three American Dallixnlata, are .new en via j dog nleln to Mtttice. The three men were practically stripped, of their clothir.g and when they descended In a dump of trees ton miles south of: Ehlpsands they wore practically heltt-i less, but fortunately-the thermometer was only hovering around 10 degreea below mildest .weather ia history of tha old trading poet. having weathfired a terrible storm for a'most 48.hours. The bblioon which nicsnded from Rockaway Point. N. Y., on Doceiiber 1" was manned by Lieut. CALSARY, Jan. Mom Inj Albertan meriting! The eutlook for the removal of the BrKlth embargo on Caned Ian eeltle le more hopeful than ever before. I have juet received a cablegram from Lord aeejver- brook to the effect that there every ef the renewal ot the embargo at an early date." Thta wee the cheerful newt to the over tke aUetanee telephone leet ev- entaf by Hen. DUMWI Marehall, rnlnleter ef "Lord Btaverbnok hae been eplrtted fight In Britain for the removal ef the Hid Mr. Mareball, "and great eredlt will be due him If the em- bargo cemea off." Works Hard For Our Interests ID BUTILE FORTUNE That Win follow Trial of Doughty OBJ Conspiracy to Charge LORD BEAVERBROOK Program For The the latter a vc-terai of tho trang-At- lantlc trip nf the hrSroplane N. 0. 4. Upon reacbicg earth the flrst utter- ance cf Lieut. Jllaton to an aged In- dian trapper was: "To the Almighty wo extend our gradous thanks for existence" and the dog came m for tt Banquet Follows (Special to Tte Herald) RAYMOHD. Jan. to the that there has been some mtinnder- V. C. GETS JOB ST. JOHN, N, B., Jan. Sent. Major Wood, V. C., the hero ot many battlefields, who went wfore the city commit- pleading for employment, telling a story of suffering because out of work, has been given a lucrative posl- tha staff of a local tion OB theatre. his ihare of .ratae. For forty i .tiding retarding the "p'roiWfoMhe" lontcial opening of the School of To the Mall and Empire represer.- opening of the school at the school from 2 p.m. I i ind thivrmWlr u pot i? t i the declared that had the A the Labor Party UD Lip Heal north they would act have lived _ tell the tale. ia the opeta house at m-hlch'the I LONDON More than raw Indian trapper has' ministers will speak. The with the de'ei s Invited to attend thia meet-1 In tho north. Hlnton told itfcLeod that they had been jockeying for a. landing spot In the region of Shipsands for over eight hcnrs during which time they compelled to combiu a terrible storm vrlth a velocity csti-i mated at 75 to 80 miles an hour. Ate Carrier Pigeons j They were on the vsrge of ftarva- j Hon. having eaten the oacond of threo i carrier pigeons which they bail in-r tended to let loose with dispatches announcing the progress of their Uncle Sam Fears Hie Grasshoppers LIKELY TO IMPLOY PRIVATE DETECTIVES TORONTO, to grand Jxr7 regarding charges ot theft aad oeeniracy to kidnap Am broee Small, pAferred against John said "I wut yog to understand that youra Ii Of, preliminary hearing and when U eeJkws before the petty Jury, I will IkiiHct them to give him the benelt ef 'reasonable doubt. But In your if you feel doubtful whether he K Unecent or guilty, the safeit, fhe I think, the pro- per thing tor yJM to do is to send ac- cuied on for irtal.' In daaalnc tfceft the judge said a person could. bb accused of the charge tt fte merely temporarily deprived the owner of his property. Battle Over Inheritance TORONTO, Jan. who are n a petition to know, say that the of Doughty lor trial on dual ef theft and conspiracy kidnap >ut little changed the situation in tki Small case. After that tria] will tome the battle over he of about Some peraeaa directly interested in .he caae believed that the true facts concerning Mr. Small's disappearance can only be hfought to light by the employment nt private detective ag'enclee. Tier claim that the city and piovtnelmj police have entirely "liled in the and Attorney- eneral RaMf ia hi, possession of ufficlent evidence to warrant his ing the eeae.jet of their hands and employing tkefebt a detective agency u tie Pin Gtielph, Ontario, Possesses Peculiar Form of Govt. Plnkertom. isll labor party and trades union con- gress have Issued uu appeal signed by Arthur Henderson, j. H. Thomas, i Harry Gosling and J. Ramsay MacBoii- to the Socialist and parties of the Wnolo world for efforts to reconstitute tho internationals on a non-sectional basis. It is aimed to make u more liberal than that demanded by Moscow and to secure for each Socialist group freedom to work in its own way to- NEW YORK, Jan. Canadian ._. special dispatch to the; the Socialist goal. Ths appeal _____ flight to the navnl authorities at Hock-' from Washington says: i also asks that preparations be made TORONTO, Jan. news that away, and Iiad plucked the third one "Grasshoppers are planning an in-' to B1TO international support to all j the party of United States naval bal- Montreal Build" 0. S BaBctmists Likely To Reach Mattice On Sat Meaiiwhilc Little C. N. R. Town Has Housing Problem on Its Hands (Special to -The Herald) ODELPH, Ont., Jan. city of Guelph la 1918 made a change In its city charter giving it one of the most peculiar forms of government among :he cities of the Dominion. Prior to 'the charter change the council was composed of 11 members, vith a mayor elected by the'people, .ogether with a board of water com- missioners, board of parks manage- of and public works commissioners, and board of directors of the Guelph Radial Rail- way Company. The new charter provided for a council of 18, six to be elected each year for a- terifi of three years, and at the first meeting of the council each year, the mayor is elected from among the IS aldermen. The council then resolves itself into several committees for the various de- partments, while all members of the council constitute the board of direc- tors of the Guelph Company. Radial .Railway In the case of -the board of light and boat commissioners, the mayor ii one of the three members o the board, while the council appoints the other two from outside the mem bership of the council for a term o: two retiring each year. A feature of the charter Is a clause which makes the city clerk ex-offlcio a member of all committees of the council, with privilege of entering dis cussions but with no vote. His duty among other things is to recommend from time to time to the various com mittees such measures as he may deem necessary or expedient and hr. at ail times keeps the committees fully advised as to the financial or other needs of the corporation. The plan of electing the mayor Irom among the members of the coun- cil Instead of by the people direct ha: not worked out so satisfactorily in as had'heen expected, while the umutf of aldermen is so large that committees have grown unwialdly to he detriment of the working ot the administration. THEFT IN MONTREAL MONTREAL, Jan. The theft ef worth of accepted bark drafU and notee, In ehee.Hee.aiid 11.35 .In caah-waa re- ported to the police here yester- day' by Harry Cohen, manager of the Dominion Battle Company, limited. The burglar harf left note reading: "I am a returned aoldler and I need the money." Canada Needs Housing Loan shortly before they decided to take the United States from Can-' nationals striving for liberty and self-; loonists, who landed som- days ago eianca at landtas. which was made'aila- according to official advices re- in the way determined by at Moose Factory, on Hudson Bay, was heading back to civilization by way of Mattice, Ontario, has present- that budding Northern Ontario ed j town with a ready-made housing prob- about noon on December 14. They CQived nero today, suggesting an nat'ons themselves, were drenched to the skin and cover- tlrely new emigration problem. ed with ico. j "Canadian entomologists say the; On deciding to descend thoy care- western provinces of Canada will see: tally allowed the gas to ooie out and tne of this plague in the spring! lighten the ballast. Tho experiment and in Manitoba alone as many! wan not a complete success, but with, as threa thousand grasshopper eggs to: TORONTn Tan it i death .taring them in tho face have been discovered.: that i sy agreed among themselves to tako the! invasion is regard- had sold the blook BH cars. Mattice at the n-e" daspsrate chance and land among a; ed 7'th serloasness by ei- nces at tile southeast rarne f'Bent iime consists principally of a o gtation on the .National Transcontin- REAL ESTATE DE4L IN TORONTO Iem whlch Canadian National Railway "_____ I officials have endeavored to solve by the dispatch last night of one of the special combinatlqn dining money panic of 1907. MONDAY'S WIND DID DAMAGE AT BELLEVUE (JVom Our Own Correspondent) BEIJLEVOE, Jan. gtorm on did quite lot oi around Bellevue. The new bungaloi occupied by Mr. Mclntyre had the. roof blown off and Mr. Mclntyre and family were forced to take refuge in the big boarding house. The carpen ters are putting the house in shape again aud It will soon be ready tor occupation. TS and Labor Men Ask For This Purpose MONTREAL, Jan. there should be a federal loan of 000, a housing loan, was the crux of j the proposition decided upon yester- day at a meeting of prominent build- ers and labor men. E. M. Quirk, of. the department of labor, Ottawa, presided. It was further urged that there should be established a federal hous- Crown for Former Emperor Chades Home Newspapers Say Hungary Likely to Make Him An Offer Soon LONDON, Jan. even- ing papers in Romer according to a London Tlmos dispatch from the Italian capital, print Berlin reports of the imminent offering of the crown of Hungary to form- er Emperor Charles. The ;Epoca of Rome has receiv- ed a yienna message which teite ttiat the proclamation of Charlei'ls being prepared and that Immediately on his arrival the fusion sf Auitrla and Hungary under Charles will bo proclaimed. AUTOMOBILE WORKERS ARE IDLE IN CITY OF DETROIT DE VJHBH Expected to bane Manifcito hi Cork Borned AMBUSH PARTY IS HARSHLY HANDLED DETROIT, Jan. the fact that several Detroit automobile plants re-opened yesterday after in GET TERM IV PEN TORONTO, Jan. have had an epidemic of housebrealiinir. h, larjr aid highway said Judge Coattworth here yesterday, 'and we stamp It out." There- upon he sentenced Frank McCarthy and Henry Morgan to the penitentiary for five years for housebraaklng. SEIZE QUARTER OF MILLION DOLLAR'S WORTH OF LIQUOR NEW YORK, Jan. big. peat liquor raid In thla city alnce the went Into effect wit made here today when 000 worth of liquor seized by federal agent! .it the wholeiale eeUWIehment of Singer Brothtn, eai [ewer Third avenue. ed, hai been sold to -iaierests repre- senting the British Columbia Electric Railway company. There were out- standing shares of preferred and 600 shares of common stock. Tha sale price of the preferred was LONDON, Last night James Whittaker, E. N. Jackson and O. is Fowler, from the United States naval wue price 01 tne preferred was J3C to an Exchange Telegraph a share and of the commdn from Berlin today Shareholders who did not participate participate in the option contract are given an extension of time to dispose of their holdings to May 16, 1021, As part of the transaction- the Brit- ish Columbia Electric Railway coin- 1 dispatch adds, 91 per pany, limited guaranteed payment oflcent- of tne workers have voted, fav- the principal and interest' of the I oraoly a proposition strike for first mortgage bondu of the power company. TRUCK LOADS OF STOLEN GOODS Toronto Police Arreat Three Men and Woman, tfuppoaerf to be Implicated TORONTO, Jan. hauls of "galu wit" extensive rail-fair station at Rockaway Point passed way and industrial strikes, according through Toronto en route north. Their mission is to bring hack the big bal- loon in which the party made their remarkable flight to Moose Factory. BOY KILLED WHILE HUNTING WABASH, Ont., Jan. 16- year-old son of Edward Carswell, re- siding near Florence, wee inetantiy killed while out hunting: Ho Jitd placed gun In some brueh, and white bending over it dtaeharfed and the entire charge struck him In the dispatch A.Iarge majority of the German rail- way men have voted in favor o' a strike, says the meaaage. In the Ruhr and Rhino Industrial iicreased wages. The minister considers the demands of transportation men exorbitant and has threatened with dismissal any of them who go on strike. abdomen. ing board appointed by the govern- ment, seni Ti scheme the 'total value of an indhri- 1 case two weeka Georga W. Grant dual house or dwelling on which a Mcretorjr Of the Enlployers' .5 t exceed tion of Detroit said todav. I, K J i !1J IC-ulJcutlt ttller 111 ent such board to taclude repro- ventorles, they did so with vastly de ntatires of the worker, creased forces and fewer man here now than was the homes or three-nat properties should permitted. LONDON, Jan. mem hers ot a party that waylaid a detach- ment of troops at Meelln, northwest county Cork, Ireland, were killed by the soldiers attacked and the remain- der of the ambushing party were cap- ured with all their guns and arnmunl- ion. says a Dublin dispatch to the Sxchange Telegraph comnany today. None of the troops were This Is the first time, it ia declared, ;hat an ambush on a large seals hai beon effectually beaten. The ambush, according to an Evan- ng News dispatch, Cork, occurred in i secluded roadway outside the vil- age of Meeiin near Kanturk. Three militp.ry lorries, says the acctunt, vere coming from Mallow, when a '-.n'u was thrown at the leading car, 'he bomb missed its mark. Revolver hots were then fired on the lorries-, which halted while the troops poured ifie fire Into both sides of the road. by a smoke screen, the nade a sortie and rounded up all the Hacking party, killing J6 of them nd capturing the remainder with all heir guns, rifles and ammunition. Valen For Peace? DUBLIN, Jan. rumors pread rapidly through Dublin this that a manifesto to the rlsh people would be Issued by amonn De Valera tonight; tie othar lat De Valera had .come to Dublin, onflrmation of either could not be atalned in quarters usually well in- ormed on Sinn Fein affairs. It is ossldsred not unlikely, however, that ome message will be forthcoming rom De Valera In a day Valera's preeence in Ireland has en generally taken to mean a murk- d acceleration at the negotiations to nd a acceptable Jo oth sides. Movie'Theatre Burneil DUBLIN, Jan. moving picture eatre. In Jamv Street, Tlfperary. as set on flre Monday night and urned down. Earlier in the day the proprietors had given a free enter- tainment to soldiers. Sixteen Ambushere. Killed LONDON, Jan. mem- bers of a party that ambushed a de- tachment of troops at Meelln. a town In the northwestern part of cnunfy Cork, Ireland, were killed and tho remainder were captured, with nil their guns and ammunition, says a Dublin dispatch to the Exchange Telegraph company. None of five troops were injured, It is said. The dispatch Is not clear aa to whether the attempted ambuscade was a new Incident or ono previously reported. Sinn Feiner Arrested LONDON, Jan. J. Walsli, a Sinn Fein member of parliament for the city of Cork who escaped from Mount Joy prison, Dublin, IS months ago, was arrested early today, It la laid, in a dispatch received here. He had avoided attempts to arrest him since hla escape, although as alder- man of Cork, he had attended his civic duties regularly. Sinn Fein Denial DUBLIN, Jan. head- quarters today denied a report that .6 Sinn Feiners wore killed when a detachment r.1 troops was ambushed tiear Kanturk. BIG GALE ON COAST 000 automobile workers out of work in Detroit. In normal timea the num- ber of mechanics employed was 000. ASTORIA, Ore., Jan. gale' which swept in from the Pacific today increased in intensity this afternoon. At S o'clock a miles an hour T head. wind velocity of 76 as reported at North- DIVIDING FRANCE INTO ADMINISTRATIVE ZONES CARMANGAY'S MAYOK HT DI.K, JjII OH! TO BE CUT FURTHER WINNIPEG, Jan. 5.-A further re- duction in prices in dining cars and alleged stolen goods were made yes-1 hotels of the Canadian National Rail- .erday afternoon by the local police, ways was anncunce-1 by Walter Pratt, von truck loads of furniture, large Quantities ot diamonds and Jewelry, ind a number of revolveri and rifles icing in the booty recovered. Three men and a woman were arrested In onnection with the hauls which were made In raids on a house in D'arcy treot and a dancing academy at Queen and SpatUna avenue, according to police. I Toronto, manager of the sleeping, din- ing, pallor cars, hotel and news de- partment, today. New menu cards will be issued within the next two weeks showing the reduction. Mr. Pritt stated that prices have been most reasonable despite the high cost of commodities and expenses, and he farther reduction during the PREMIER DENIES LIQUOR ACT 9HANOE8 In an Interview in Edmon- ton, Premier Stewart denied the report published in Cal- gary and other papers In the province that the government had decided to introduce leg- islation at this session taking the dispensing of liquor out of the handset the'druggists. He stated that the government had airlved at no plan of alteration of the Liquor Act. PARIS, Jan. project which would France into from 20 to 25 administrative regions was consid- ered and approved by tho council of ministers yesterday. Tho head of each district would be known as tho regional prefect, and would have au- thority over departmental prefects, and would be -empowered to authorize and. make loans and levy taxes. The plan will be laid before tho chamber of deputes when it reassembles. CRAWLED TWO MILES IN SEARCH OF SHELTER SASKATOON MAN HEADS BOARD OF CONCILIATION IN jiuMOm'ON irsyuiKY OTTAWA, Jan. The minister of labor has appointed C. Fisher of Saskatoon, chairman of the board of conciliation which will investigate the dispute between seven in the Edmonton coal mining district and their employees. The operators will be represented on thexboard by Mayno Reid ot Edmon- ton, and the employee! by 'Robert Liven of Calgary. Some time ago, the employees went on strike, but wore induced by representative of the labor department to return to work, pending of a llOerd of idinglh. iineidBall. KETCHIKAN, Alaska, Jan. nmters died of exposure and a 'third s critically ill as tho result, of being aught in a blizzard on Mary Island. 0 miles south of here. The dead are lerbert Scott, assistant lighthouse eeper on Mary Island, and Leslie Vllllams, 17, a high school student. Scott's body was found half a mile from ths lighthouse. His trail show- ed he had crawled more than' two miles in an effort to reach shelter. BANDITS LOCK BANKERS IN VAULT AND GET AWAY WIITH DETROIT, Jan. arm- ed this locked ths fnanagsr and i.lcrk cf ifca Westalda branch of the Michigan State Bar..- of Detroit In the vault and escaped with manager atyj clerk were Imprisoned In the vault nearly two hours before their absence wae noticed and the robbery dle- cevered. TIRE CONCtRN CUTS AKRON, O., Jan. reduction ot 12 1-2 per cent, in wages of all fac- tory employees, effective January 10, and of 15 to 20 per cent, in mlarlei oY nil office employees and official! ef- fective January 15, was. arinooaced today by the Goodyear Tire and Rulv ber company. ;