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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 6, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta 'iU-!>nrt}�y, -Taninary won the point score with 2ii, and the New York Athletic Club \v'n:s second wiih Hi) points. An iiuidi'iit' occurred in thi- mi" mile walk whuii caused President Harry V.'. FiUpntrirk, ni the Southern Association, who is din' ni' the vice-presidents ('.!" Ilii' Asim'viir Athletic I'nioji ii.i declare tlu.ii if his dis;inli-ficutioa lur utiCiirtic.Nv was not reeli-lieil !)! would reM!ru from lb' Aiim-icur Athletic I ;,iinu. �' Miyr going about ono-Onf: of the tSirttsinw, t'ii/-pairick, whii uii? our oi the e-.titest-ants, was cant 'oncd h\ John T. .'orthol, on,' oi' ili'.' iud";c.;, ;;irl (in-:-'!iy taken out for nimi'nj;. Kit-put-rick said 4 hat 1 he judge failed (o warn him - .uiTortliih': in the rules and Mini he will prol"t>t ilisrauiliiicatkm In thi' National tidily. The 12-pouiid shot was won by Whitney of iiarl'lion! 11. who finished Cord to Mei)i>[inid and Hose in the Olympic games a! Stockholm last year. ' Homer Baker, \i-w York A. I'., v.on the l.utiO vavris r�� in 2:18 ?.-5, �'.'lid (iif !'.-.ii mile championship was easily captured by S\. \. IK'var.nev, "((lie Irish Aiii"nc.,jii:-; in !):!:) ;)-f>. Silva. -) 11 ci Mahoiii". f the Bronx. It. A. l.ovell. Irish America, won Cue (in, yard hurdles in ti seconds, with VtWrren-h'.iim, \'.Y..>..\ Mrs'. Chafe. Ku-t-r, Mr. and Airs. ii. H. Hill, , of l.�.ri''w. ami .J. W. McLean, K.*R. A'eCov, a. I], Avers, II. L. Laugli-!'u, i'l-rcy Shutte", Stewart Mitchell, Pen 1011 ' l'.ei-, Peter Smith, Harry t'ais. halward Grace, George D'ehl Ahllon Covey, and Mr. and Mrb A. M. Grace, all 01 Medicine Ilat. In connection "with the accident some taels afe coming to light whi'.-h iinuiesty and sorrow suppressed at I tie time. II; seems that when the auto upset into the ditch the only one 1,, escape hebig pinned under was Mrs. Wallace and the babe she held in her Iwji. The brave, woman, placing, her baby as comfortably as possible, irot her little dead daughter mn jir.si and then her mother, who wa- sul'iVi-iiii? itreutfy and the last to In' releiiscil das lier father, Mr..Thos. Mcs'abb. In order to get him out Alts. �ai!ace had to "jack" the car up. Her bravery and Jortitude under a iiiosi I.ryiiig sii.uation was ino.sij remar'a.lilc.' It is interesting in this cfiriiie'ciioii to note, that Mrs. Wallace was ;tl;e first while cliild bora'' in I.elhhrida;e l>i>ing- named Alta Mc-Xabli. The svinpathy of the coninmn-ii> ROi's out to the sorrowing faui-'ii\ if,- ,,,, oriiii'r.lry mfta.surc.' BRANDON BASKET-BALL WON FOUR AND LOST TWO .Moose .law, .fan. .Y-The touring, lirnndon Imukctball team defeated the '..'oosk: .law team lien; Saturday in the return game hy a score of 'til) to 40, attor a hard struggle. Brandon's record for the tour jilayed. roue wo,: and 1 wo lost.' They were defeated b. P/tl-nioiiton and .Moose .taw ami won Uk> voturii game, from the local team also �Iofealing Calgary. .. .,..-�' J ' HE IS COMING WEST AY'ilkerioA, Out.; Jan. '..-Mr. C. E. ! i,ei)'pa'r'd, 'principal of the Walkerton i public schools, 'has resigned and ac-, ce'pted a "sfmilar position in N'orth i linttlei'ord, Saskatchewan. A SCOTT ACT CAMPAIGN .Ottawa, Jan. 5.-Proclamation is made in tho Gaaetto this week of an flection in Manitoba, under the 'Jflii' ; adu Temperance act, to be held on Timrsuay, Jauttai'y 30th. ailerSp Leggiimgs, 'Cloth' Top Rdbbejrs ccassiims an ade To Keep You Warm and "Dry These aire all being sold,at discounts which make them the cheapest in town, and you have the/largest se- | lections--from' the infants up-~to choose from We Have, Ail. Sizes EDITED BY "INO" PHONES Office 1224 Res. 1115 The weary ones had rest, the sick had ' joy that, day : And wondered how- ! The ploughman singing at his work.! had prayed j "God help them now." i Alone in foreign lands, t.hey wonder- j ed hpw | Their feeble words had power- At. home the Christians, two or throe, had met. To pray an hour. So wo arc always wondering, wondering lonu, liocailBe w(. do not wee Some one, unknown perhaps, and far away, On bended knee. -A.'.'Oli. � 4  Hostesses tomorrow:' Mrs. .f. W. M,:\ieo). -Mrs. C. it. Peters, 141-1 London road. Airs. Gwgc \\~. Allison. 1238, Seventh Ave., t?., i-m. ,,0 |j,.s( tiln(; UliH season. * � * -Mr. T. ft. JlcCreatly has goiu; on a trip cast. * * � Miss Blanche Ashton has returnen from a vacation pleasantly spent with friends at. Vernon, t;.C. �   AVord h.as 'neen reerived of the mar-riago of Dr. I. K, T.overtng, of this city, to Mis.s Greeinvay. of Lindsay, Out. The niaTria�c was eelchralcd on Thursday. .Jaintary :'. � f � Air. C. \V. (iriiy left last night 011 a trip to Ottawa, wlieru ho will visit relatives. * �  Aliss 'Aiar^ Murphy reutrned on Saturday from a week's vacation spent in Groat Palls. *   Air. and Airs. .1. Niven and wee daughter, uito have been the guests of Airs. U. Niveti, sr., returned to Calgary this afternoon. t   Airs. .1. Ueiiton entertained at. a children's party (his afternoon. The little ones enjoyed sanies of various kinds, attor which delectable goodies were served. *  � Airs. C. P. C. Conybeare ehaperonod a jolly sleighing party of twelve on Saturday evening. After an invigorating drive, the party returned to -River-view, when inviting viand:, were served. * * * A!,, and 11. D, SUcith vei'.ii'ued yesterday from Seattle, where they spent the Clirisuiiac- season. Mrs. Skeilh's mother, Airs. Jenk remained in SeafUo for the winter. *  * Miss Lillian (iaer, who recently' underwent - a- serious operation in ;tho Gait Hospital, was sufficiently recovered to start 011 a �rip east on Satur-day afternoon. She was accompanied by her mother, and they will make an extended stay in AVoodstock, Goderich, and other Onturio points, .Airs. lit. K. Brake entertained the other evening in honor of Iter sister, Airs. Wright, oi Lethbridge. The prizes were won by Mesdames J. Miktejoliti, T. Tweed, V. Ready and Woodland.-.Medicine Hat Call. * � Lesppite the very cold weather on Saturday afternoon, a large number called 011 Mrs. Bdward J. Sehl, who was receiving for the first time in her pretty new- home on Sixth avenue. A glowing grate firs and quantities of daffodils .produced such a feeling of warmth and cheeriness that tho guests were temp-red to linger far past the regulation time. Mrs. Sehl was wearing a chic pearl grey broadcloth costume, .with rose silk trimmings. Airs. Praser Cameron, who assisted, was handsomely gowned in black satin, relieved with white, and white anil black chapcau. .� � * Mrs. A. Southard, who has been secretary-treasurer of the Hospital Aid society for tin; past eight years, and -who leaves shortly on an extended trip to California, was presented with a lovely silver card case this after-"noon by the members of the society, at a nieotiiifi held at Westminster House, the home of tho vice-president, Mrs. F. W. Downer. The presentation was made hy tho president, Mrs. C. P. P. Conybeare, in a few appropriate words. Mrs. Southard, though taken completely by surprise, thanked the donors for their kindly gift and good wishes. A pleasant hour was enjoyed over the tea cups, when the hostess was assisted by her daughter, Aliss Gladys Downer. Quite a time has elapsed since the" last tennis dance, and the one to be held on Friday evening next is toeing awaited with eager anticipation. A larger orchestra has been engaged, and everything points to a perfectly good time, judging from the selections that will be rondere'd. Here they are: WttltzeB, "Blue Danube," "Clrblribin" (^'Madame Sherry). "I wonder who's kissing her now," "Wild Rose," "Gar-den of Love." "I like to live In' iiove-land," "Kiss mo,' "AH that I ask is love,' -"Tales of Hoffman," and "Birth of passion": twosteps, "Everybody two-stepping,'' ''�Alexander's Rug-Time Band," "Hnnr Uinder," "Chicken Heel," "Oil. you beautiful doll," 'King Chanticleer,' ''Casey Jones,' "Bv�ry Little Movement," "Happy Hiuie," "Rings on your fingers," "Pony Boy." and "Put your amis around iw, honey.'" A  *i JOLLIFFE-BAPTIST The wedding of Aliss Yelhi. Baptist to Mr. Harry Joliffe, both of Spring Coulee, was solemnized at. eleven-thirty this morning at. Wesley parsonage by tho Rov. T. V. Perry. The witnesses were Mr. and Airs. Frank Brown, of Spring Coulee. Air. and Mrs. .lollit'fe will reside at Spring Coulee, whore tho groom is a prosperous farmer. CLUBS AND SOCIETIES Preparatory service will be held iu St. Andrew's Church on Friday evening. St. Andrew's Brotherhood oi St. Atifuistin's Church will meet as visual on Wednesday evening. � * * The Ladies' Aid of AYestminster Church wiij meet on Wednesday afternoon at three o'clock with .Mrs. Tlhert, 5.'" Twelfth 3tret"! A. North. * � * 'Pile annual meeting of tho parish-oners of St. Cyprian's church, will he held tomorrow evening. a full attendant is earnestly requested. j The annual meeting of St. .Monica's j Guild of St. Augustin's Church 'will j be held on Tuesday afternoon. livery ! member is urged to attend this itn-' portant meeting. ! ... j Thy annual parishioners' meeting ' of St. Augustin's Church will be held j in the parish hall 01) Tuesday oven-i ing. This is an. important meeting 'and every adult'member of the congregation should feel it his or he'r . duty to attend. ** * * The annual meeting of the parish-' ioners of St. Mary's Church will be held on Thursday evening. This is a very important meeting for the election of officers, etc., and. it. is earnest-I ly hoped that every member of the 'congregation will .be present, j *' ' � � � I The Foreign Missionary society, of Knox church will hold their annual meeting for the election of officers., etc., oti Friday .afternoon. �-' - * The annual meetriig of the Women's Home Missionary, society of Knox church will be hetti on Wednesday 'evening. The election of officers and other important business will be- before the meeting. I **'*.. j The first � annual . meeting; of the ' MacleodV Presbyterial ,of "the Women's , Home Missionary society will be held in . Knox Church on Thursday morning, afternoon and evening. The evening meeting will be a joint, conference with the Presbytery of Mac-I loodj which meets in this city on j Thursday and Friday of this week, j * * * j It is earnestly hoped that the citizens generally will interest themselves in the meeting, which will bo held in the Central school auditorium I next Monday evening for the purpose of organizing a Children's; Aid Society (under the government * charter. Mr. ChadW'ick, of Edmonton,,iWill be present to organize the branch-and all iu-, terested in aiding childrenand women ! are invited. It is proposed to form a I strong committer of?- twenty, active j workers, " ',:; burned to death HUDSON'S BAY CP'S Annual January Sale � in !-� ........'�' 1 " "i.....-��in-�� 1-11 iwmm wm im- imih �� in 1 ' - iwi-.w-g, COMMENCES 9 a.m. Wednesday Morning For particulars see catalogues now being circulated, and watch for to-morrow evenings paper 2 REFUSED THE USE ' OF B. C. Government Prohibits Further Use Cranbrook Building by Agricultural Societies ARCHITECT-- AND .WIPE- PERiSH:- DRIED OUT CHRISTMAS ' TREE , CAUGHT jFIRE New- \01k, .Jan ti Ilobteri A Raetz, an architect, and his wile, Gertrude, were burned to death last night in their residence in the fashionable upper east side district, in a tire that, started in the basement from the tinder-like branches of., a dried out Christinas tree, and spread quickly through the building.. The bodies of Mr. mid Mrs;' Raetz were found pa the fifth floor, where they had been overcome in an effort to find 'out whether their infant son Robert had been rescued. � Cranbrook, B. (-., Jan. 5.-The an-i nual general meeting of the. Cran-: brook Poultry association' was held ' in the city' hall on Friday evening. ! After the reading and confirmation of the minutes of the last meeting the annual financial statement was read by Mr. A. B. Smith on behalf of the' secretary-treasurer, Mrs. N. Brown. 1 The accounts showed a balance in hand of �;10.55. A letter was read from the government agent withdrawing the use of j the, room in the government building I heretofore used for the association's monthly meetings. Mr. T. S.' G-ill mentioned that a similar privilege had been withdrawn from the Farmers' Institute aipd it was also stated, from the Women's j Institute. It was, after some discussion, decided to take the matter up with the Provincial government authorities through the delegate to the forthcoming meeting in Victoria. A discussion followed as' to the advisability of a winter poultry show, and this was left over to. the incoming executive. The election of officers � resulted as follows :- President-C. R. Sheppard (re-elect-1 ed). Vice-President-A. H. Webb. Secretary-Treasurer-A. B. Smith. Directors - A., H. Levett, 0. E. Kendall, Eri. Slater, T. S. Gill. Mrs. V. Hyde Baker left on last night's train for Rnglaud. The monthly meeting, of the Ctau-brorik .Veterans' association was held in the Royal hotel parlors on Saturday. The constitution and bylaws as presented by' the executive, were adopted- The report of the committee entrusted with the arrangement of the recent camp fire in conjunction with the Boy Scouts'was received- it disclosed a poor attendance on, the part of tho Veterans and the public, and the small resultant balance was voted to the junior 'organization, the Boy Scouts. The next monthly meeting on Saturday, Feb. 1st, will take the form of a whist drive social1 and dance, and the committee look for the sup-, port and assistance of all ex-soldiers, mliitia or volunteers, living in or near Cranbrook. The scope of the association includes all men who have served under the British flag, (whether in the field or not), and all such men should send their names to the secretary, A. H. Webb, if not already members. The fire alarm at 10 a. m. this morning Was promptly responded to by the brigade under. Chief Foster, the scene of the- outbreak, the residence of Mr. George Chapman, a-mile from the lirq hall, being reached under three minutes from the time the alarni was turned in. .The upper portion of the house was well alight, and the intense cold, of 3(1, below, added to the brigade's difficulties. " The seat pf the fire was veaohei} by cutting a hold through the roof; and was quickly overcome. Chtef Faster narrowly escaped suffocation, frcwii tt^fS freezing of his smoke' mask. The efficiency and alertness oj Ctantodok's fire department was never more satisfactorily shown. Th? damage was confined to one room. - A lady iut'nate and a newly born Infant escaped unharmed. BIG COAL TIPPLE AT COAL CREEK Showing carpenter shop in foreground which was carried away in recent, snow slide. I ICf T 0- Radical Sentiment Will Never iin Yield to Old Time Agai Toryism The I. fc. R. workshops at Moncton, :V,B , pi'e t'pw Hgb.tf*fl; .heated and.given power by natural g�s. Loudon, Jan. ti.-Mr. Lloyd George has had the satisfaction of being able to announce that the Insurance � Act would go into successful operation on the day provided, January 15. A month ago all the evidence was totally against the government and the act. It seemed then as though the doctors were practically' unanimous in the opposition, and that the act must surely fail through the government's inability to provide medical service; but whether the medical upheaval and the split in the' Unionist party form part of the same movement, or whether the split in the British Medical association merely happens to be coincidental witb Unionist differences, it is a .fact -that at. one and the same time'the Unionists and British Medical association are both split wide open. There is every appearuuoe that the government could gc to the country tomorrow, and obtain a majority for itself oti almost any question it onose to stand Upon, whl\� doctors in the last ten days have flocked to the panels in such numbers that four-flftljB of them have 'been filled, with practical volunteers. Even the quick overturns in politics frequently seen in Amerlott, represent nothing more startling and Bp-ectacu-lar than the Unionist performances in this country withlu little more than a fortnight. Before the Christmas "holidays,, the Conservatives were presenting a united front against a dwindling governmental majority that 'was seeking a means to coyer up virtual Parliamentary defeat, , The Hou|e of Commons has ,re-assembled, after a brief holiday with the majority increased in strength and working like, a time clock bii a burglar-proof safe, and putting into effect the very acts which a jubilant opposition deolared so recently would wreck the ministry and the. Liberal party; while the Conservatives are engaged in a fierce guerilla warfare among'themselves, one of the astonishing features o*f whioh is the concerted attack on that bulwark or English journalism and Tory sentiment, the Times. ', The Thunderer's Vsioe Five years ago aticii* attack* ou the Times would have been considered, Im-, possible. They have1 come -with the auv�iit of Lord. NortUcliffe,. in.tq. its munagoment It still remains to bo seen whether they: represent, any.' r**l loss of power or authority,.or-whether they are merely another e.vidouce> of tho desperate struggle of the ..classes to hold their position. \ V The Dally Mall has, 'without, ques-tiou, tho - largest circulation of any English newspaper;.and though/Lord ing the Times a circulation anything like approaching that of the Daily Mail, it is at least, open to debate whether Jie may not greatly increase the authority of the Times and Its power in the country even though it has ceased to be observed with scrip-, tural dignity. In all this the ability of Mr. Bonarj Law, as party leader, plays a veryi large part. It seems highly probable thSi. Mr. Balfour'B dexterity would have avoided such a situation in his oWn party at a time when all signs pointed to a great victory impending for him and his followers, but which is really a question of minor importance, for Mr. Bonar Law has been only the. instrument to point with particular emphasis, the new influences and new-courses of thought that are rapidly and 'with seeming inevitability coming into the control of English affairs. At a time when Conservatism, which might"almost toe called Tory-Ism, seemed aibout to recover the ground lost iu the conflict of the last two decades, Liberalism, which sometimes seems like Radicalism, suddenly shows again that it is, in fact, the . master. The most determined efforts of a Tory or Conservative cannot force again into the back ground the great, masses of the people of England, who have learned both their right wnd their power. WANT EXTENSION OF TIME Ottawa, Jan. 5.-Notice Is given ia this week's Canada Gazette that the Pacific and Peace River Railway will apply to parliament this session for an act extending the time within which It may construct Its railway.. MINNESOTA STORM TIED Winona, Minn.;.- Jan. e.-A heavy storm is prevailing over southern Mln? nesOta, 'which, coupled wkh the first severe cold weather, is seriously af-.. fecting railway traffic. Trains on all roads in this part of the State-are from ten to thirty hours late. They Have Won Their Place Would White Swan Yeast Cakes have such- an enormous sale In Canada if. they did not make the best bread? Your grocer sells White Swan Yeast. Cakes for C-5c. Free sample from' White Swan Spices & Cereals, Limited, Toronto, Ont. d ( IP YOU WOULD DRINK ( ,t, PROSPERMIA IN THE NbW YEAR, DRINK IT AT  The Brpwn Betty" , the Sian of The Tea Pot*; (Upstairs; - Across from Robertson's QodV 1 Store '. �it Northcilffe can hardly y�cc�eu tn �-7 >^m�w*iwi�^^ 48 49 ;