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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 29, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta Wednesday, January 29, 1913. THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD Page 5 ,Neto Barnes Coal Mine LUMP, MINE RUN OR SCREENINGS by the ton or carload lots ' PHONE 1475 C. O. D. BY LONDONDERRY YET .UNIONISTS* FINAL MEETING WAS UNEXPECTEDLY TAME-A TORONTO ENTHUSIAST � Nelsdri, " B.*C*, Jan. 28.-Nelson's -municipal elections, delayed through the., death' of Alderman ,K J* Gleaser, took place today. Much interest was taken,In the election owing to the ifact that the piirilsterlal association made the issue one of moral reform, and carried on a vigorous and bitter .campaignj'holdinB mass meetings and 'issuing pamphlets and circulars: Aid. ' K. Keefe, who was opposing the theories of the ministerial asociation, was elected mayor by the largest majority ever known in the' history of Ncl-rson. Keefe's whole anti-moral re-form slate of aldermen were elected 'by enormous majorities, polling practically double votes of ministerial as-' sociation candidates. Figures for 'mayor are: H. Keefe, 552, elected; J. A. Irving, 364; Paul Nipou 33. Aldermen elected were, west ward- :l. A. Austin, John Bell, W. M. Cun-Mffe; eastward-Jas. Johnstone, A. A. Perrier, Edward Kerr. Much interest, was. also ..taken in school.board election,-in-.which, an attack was majde^on the regime that lias tield power for many years and one of the planks of opposition being the removal 'from position of secretary of Dr. Arthur, a trustee who has held the position for 22 years. 'Result, was election of every opposition' candidate by large majorities, thoBe elected being. ex-Mayor Jno. Hamilton, We Johnstone and Dr. Annie Jones. LORD ALVERSTdNE DYING New York, Jan. 29.-A -cable says Lord Alverstone, Chief Justice of Ens-land for twelve years, is seriously ill, and that his family are hurrying to his ibedside. Londonderry, Ireland, Jan. -20.- The stay-at-home man of County Dor-ry is admiring such voters. as .John Mitchell of Toronto, Ont., who, within a tow hours of learning of the coming election-' started home1 to vote. He used to live in a street of Londonderry where only one other Unionist resided. The Unionist final meeting, despite fears to the contrary, passed oft Without disorder, except the firing of blank cartridges three times. The Duchess of Abercorn, wife of the late member, made a stirring speech'. * LURID STORY WAS' APPARENTLY A FAKE Yarn. About Woman Being Brutally Ill-Used Had no Basis In Fact Riviere du Loup, P.Q., Jan. 28.- Death of tuberculosis, caused'by an excessive use of alcohol, is the conclusions of IJrs. Parent and Pettigrew, who attended the wonian Desjardines, who died a few days ago in the hospital kept by the Sisters of Providence. " ' The reputation of the deceased was none too good, and stories told about her years ago were unearthed ;and enlarged to the extent that mention of crime was made. The local police who have investigated the case do not find the remotest cause for a crime in all the story, and the physicians also state emphatically that death, was caused by tuberculosis only, and that no traces of violence were found, over the body of the woman,. either, before or after her death. The woman was suffering, from tuberculosis for a long while,, and her death was absolutely natural. Several people are indignant atv the circulation oE the story of a crime that seems to have originated, in Quebec. It is not true that the .attorney-general ' has seat provincial detectives here. y; Li New Dayton, .(an. 2!).-Mrs. William Scott, wife of William Scott, a prominent farmer, here, died suddenly last evening, after a brief illness. Mrs. Scott came here five years ago from Noun Dakota, and since then had taken much interest in social and church work. Thdriving through thKCountry.i attending to oth' cr. 'sick people, he;; loft his 'wife without* foodj^uel' or -propers clothing in the*"hous6"jjJfier' defita .o,ody"bcing Anally discovered^;by, neighbors, *'., Moved MerfSiudio Mrs. Un^>in.H. JellftV Mus., B, has removed h'er^tu'dto: tqiBpg 12th St. S., where feihef^Il-1 receive-- advanced puinls'and!*pej;li\ners'in pianoforte: and harmony. ' v"'  of the cost of installation, and say that the actual cost is much in excess of, the estimate made by the Gas company before the installation was undertaken. The gentlemen who are behind the movement for the organization of the Gas Consumers claim that the company is not carrying out. the promises made by .its representatives at the time of the vote on the bylaw, whereby the company was allowed to raise its rates from -15 cents and 25 cents to 20' cents and 35 cents for manufacturing and domestic purposes respectively. At that time, they say, the company claimed that the fuel bill would be reduced, ciit in two, and for that reason they voted overwhelmingly in favor of the amendment of the franchise. Now, however, when they actually have their monthly accounts for comparison, they claim that'they are paying more for their fuel than when cdal was used exclusively.  : � The Company's Side To get the "other side of the story1, the Herald representative also called on Mr. Anderson, local manager of the Gas company. 'At the present time approximately 1,000,0*00 feet of gas are being consumed in Lethbridge daily. Mr. Anderson stated that the number of complaints did not number very many, that there are far more who are satisfied because, they show ar saving in their fuel bills, and that most of the complaints have already been adjusted. No more complaints are being received, he stated, than may be expected by a Bas company just starting in business, and they expected no trouble with the people of Lethbridge. Await  January Accounts : Just what will be done along the,: lines of the suggestion to force /the company to give a cheaper rate cannot yet be ascertained, but =after. consumers receive their January bills, for which they are anxiously waiting, the matter will be-decided;1 KAISER WILL OPEN STADIUM Berlin, Jan. 27.-The Crown Prince; whose interest in the next; Olympic/, games has given new evidence by promising to take part in a gathering at Danzig, at: which**,the 'appeal�-'for.' special, meeting recently isaued'-by:-the Olympic committee will be readj and addresses , .will'..,'be:"tmade.'^:��The.. Danzig meeting is to be but one of many which wilL be:held. in all: the. principal � German. cities to awaken -In-; terest in, and obtain eqntributions; for the games. The imperial Olympic-committee has issued.-, an. appeal;ta : Fred* Kenpjr; E.^Sheran and De-laney .were /.'Lethbridge'' delegates to thc Knights^p^VColumbus anniversary in Ca'lgary ,tllis "week. ' Ely's Cream Balm Opens Clogged Nostrils and Head-Catarrh Qo|||] 1H< , , , , , , Instantly Clears Air Passages; You I inflamed) swollen membrane",which"1" Breathe Freely, Nasty _D|scharge | Unas the, nose", 1head , 'apd, throat)^ clears the, air passages;, stops,- naa\yJSI( .Stops,:. Head Colds and Dull Head-ache Vanish. ' * Got a small bottle anywayi jusi',(to. try it-apply a little in the- nostras ;ana: instantly.* your: ctogBed nose,vandi stopped-up air. passages *d� the head will -open,. you will treathe tveeily; dullness and headaches dlRappeaiV'By i moiminB'. the catarrh,.'colds-in-heaai� or oatarrhfil soro throat will'be/', gone, ( <*!End suqh misery ,now! Get'the $malr bottle of t'Ely's :qi!eam' Balm'' at'any drug store. This Sweet; 'fragrant balm dissolves by'the "heat of the nostrils: penetrates ana healsHhe 17 98 ;