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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 29, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta JK, MONDAY, JAMJAJW tif-fj-x. NL'MBKK -II lliiiish'i Admiralty Hints at GreateXl'lans by Announcing Increased Danger Area BULWARK: AGAINST -KGRESS HUN FLKKT From High Up'nn Danish Coast to Dutch Cuasl TABERS jftn. 23. Important naval ilcvoiopjiienls In Mm European war are orejagCLl hi sui innocent look Iny Admiralty slalemcnl, do during an enlarged area of (ho Sea shluniiiir account Tlio or Ihc admiral- ly lias been here by llio cmlmssyVat 'Loridoa. Heretofore .llio area -baimril as dariKeroLis by. the' jlrillah authorities, was u. rectangular muictl :iren extending from Lhu muuilx of Illver ciltydfeUc PJuFj-Jiiff to tlio Kenthrlr Knock lightship and tlic Ucodvrlu Suiida lightship-opposite tlic entrance lo (Uc Thames, .The mine field established (6-har calry of (jemmn forces, into (no straits of Dover mill t'Je KaslLsh Channel. Tlic" new, "dangerous area" is an- p.i r on MI; designed to serve as u'bul- vrarR. uKain'st ttifi eercss of. UKJ Uer- JDan'fJeeS. from tlic Kiel Canal slid varih'viK bases .on Iho North Sea coast lor-it Is so delimited JJolh anil Sea Movements Halted Uy Increasingly Cold Weather PORTS AllE CHOKED WITH ICE Minor Engagement on Wai Fronts Reported With Sue cess for lioth Sides T inn ,T. Wlio ;vas uiiiiirinicruslr clc.cled maj'or uf Taucr for. this' year aflcr .scrvlllg. wo ppuncll Several Danish anil 1-ondon. -la" Incrciskig cold is hninpcrlllK and sometimes Mlllni, cms liotli on lanil iinrl OK -The' rii i 20 inlte on. trio eapts Ji aBcU.. 'area 'a tarts -aboui coasr; Terscli of Holland HT'e-'aYt'or 'this the' dangerou imlts of the neu through the nogscr Uauks. aclion, j Ihc nl for: military.'an d navnl icasoiis lias barred to iiicrcJiant shipping vlr tiially alii of Ihe North. Sea cast of Dogger Banks, between a vohi high -oil the Danish coast to a pohi where the Dutch coast mnfces (Is sUJr. Young..JlcKny, who i can 'Jl atlWillieifi McICay, took, place from eers, Mrirkct Street East, T'C-! Cair sullccl lii heavy sniofec ilamngo. ,thoi was his parciUa at Waldo, extent ot which has not been asccr- mcl.vUli a accident which The Red Cross; This Week ccr- mci 3VUII a coasung accioi-iu r, -x.V Ilnally -resulted In liis ilralh'hero'I'n JV lhc r (lie fcrnle'llojvilal. ot William Edwards, a TC5iiuenl, look Fargo, X. D., goa Ibnl a number of doss I" UIB St.-I'aul Wiii- uipc'g derby havt bccii de- Hbenilely poisoned, were'made here today, by Hytur bl one ol the -learterii in the.522-mile run. Out'Till Crothers Makes a Definite Statement-Pass Miners Resume Work Today-Coal Supply in The Surrounding District Is Running Short With Severe Weather Now ori While ii'number of Piiss understand lo Iinvc goncl ack to work' lliis iiioriiing, Ihe lignite ticld in Urn Lclliljrklgc end I" Hie (Ijstricl is slill idle? None of Ilic mines here, ncvoss llici ivor, in1 ;il Tuber, iiri: working luduy except some of Ilic simillei.1 oi-kin.qs, mid it Hie strike ,'irnl Ilic cold .simp continue, scriciis I'iiiiiine will iTsull-iii tlic uexl few diiys. ,_ :ire tiui'lH unlil Hon. Mr. Crollici's lid Hives otil n delinilc shilcnu'iil. if il is satisfactory w.umy. [o liack pending 1'urllicr ncHoliiilions. Jlut it will Iiuve lo bu M'flly dun1 Iliiil wu svill .qcl nur per cent.-increase before we >o Ijiick." Tins slittcmcnl wiis niiulo to Ilic Itcnild uooii of (lie lociil iiiiion olliciuls, :ind sums up Ilic result of lay meeting of (be Lelliliridye local, wliicli'was iiHcmlcd ly men fi-nin oilier local unions in (be Tbc local ollii'iiil1 could not .understand why.liic should be buck working lodtiy iil'tev licing the fii'st to Uikii Irike action. FUEL FAMJNB'FEAJlEDJlEnE Wilb Ihe 2S below Ibe coal slrikc liajj jlarlod u small-sized Tiiniine iicve. There is no coiil 1ml (Jivice on lliQintivlvCl, iiii'd'lhc mhiuigcmcnl claims outside demands ire so bcnvy that it could all be sold :il tjrcnlly increased prices. 1'liis jiioriiiny in one hour Ihe Grace Coul Agency accepted ordei.s or 70 dins, and nlllioiiglr there is ;io sulVoriny as city will face a shortage williin a few days if Hie sli-ilto coiiliiines; FERNIE-'MEN GO BACK' lo.The Fcrnic, rraiitl of lialloling lieie jcsleidn flernoon was a rclurhirig to work Ibis lu'drii- and notices were jibsictitiii Ilic notice Iioiirds stitnis; lint regular mine iraiii service be rcsuincd tliis minium; the men arc ii'l'iill foi-cu will be at in a day or two. J ROGERS AND TO GO ALSO WinnliicK. Jan. special; dispatch to the Winuipcs.Tclc-. gram from Ollavra Jodoy says: "Amoiig llie minister's who'arc expected to Sir Kobert Horden .to llio imperial. ,v war conference arc Hon.. J. Ilazen and Huns ATransjplprt of Dcrlir., Jan. ,'slnklng transport" ship Iroops in Ihe McdilBrraneati. by; a German submarine on. 25 v.'as announcsd today by the admiralty. The vessel.sank in minutes. FOUR THOUSAND WOMEfl FOB MANITOBA MUNITION IPLAN.T- WinnlllcR, Jan. "Pour Ilipusancl women will be required In ,lhc m.iuii- fnclorirs ol .Mi Major. A. .Sims, inspeclor qt Cilia; OE'T'JO-Nlfim The annual ,-neetlrig of Ihe Y be held in the auditor- ium this evening, when It Is'hop- at I en da pee of those interested in the welfare of the institution..The Increased confidence' created in the instltulloh'by Ua'morc recent success, has resulted In several more of the prominent men of thd cily. permitting their nameG lo stand for nominalion for-office on the board of directors. DRESDEN .ARSENAL BLOWN .UP; GERMANS MAINTAIN .SECRET I'arfs, 'Jan. The Dresden arsci rial has Ueeii Wowri'iin men anil young' girls killed, nccordhiK to a letter takeu from'a Gcruiaii ilaled Dec, 20th, ,s 'Tlic Icllcr was wrillen- from .Dresi den, nnrl Hie writer 3aid tUat all-win- daws within a rantus of 12 ,broken ihq esplosioii. thai- the aulliorities news secret, and that no V tickets were being issued for.DrcEflQii'j except fpr.iirgenl reasons. ing Llicri munitions knnouncenicnt loday to Troii'ichUcarn- Xcw YgrK, -.TO- TRY j iilace.'nt ,3.30 from the Methodist _ .Vbcro Kcv. D.'31. j1 ificiatpd., 'The funeral under .Sergeant: Bryant, was in Mor-' camp, and the-South were in attendance. Slates Bury E6r Big Job In Russia Jnn.; Tlic Morn- ing.fcmnuiMVess prints ;i runior ml (it-ci. A. Uury, 10 I tie Of IllC oii 1'aciPic Hnihvay, will s tlioy friend Ucr one aim'onrr in German v, nncl feetl and cldiho was to Iry nul nlleviale Inm, the cost pi is leu dollars Ihcro arc sllll a our Crlnican: per head per monlh, ami up Tclcrana left who present ;hcrc nrc two ol Iicr Slyo j htindrctl oMlicni. We give exlr.i cdrij- .'.forls lo nil our wo.indcd hoys in hos- of our EoMtcrs far niore TRAINS BARRED IN WEST, i .v .-.wWiiiics, Jin. opcraliori ol special Irains 011 Canadian railways in Ih'c-wcst luvvc been prohlbiled hy her own, nsi! ori Iicr -sale5 rctiini oinltal. We want tn lie rearty wllli ailp-.! ihc 'Dominion Loard of .railway Englnnfl phc waa IhanVcil "tv our'-Mc) plica tor the spring wfaii 16 misslpncrs'J The rcnsoii was lo leave also iHicd lilps ,jiiatcr- beloved on 'ochalf of' double onr I lid nation.' Since-that-' war cash for oilier filing Iccon'ic- ciislornary 'forYan :flrmy. ial. nurses 16 accompany all'soldlcrs'when J everyone I.clhhriilpc do ih'clr at war wllh other; iiatiohs.and'il Is [duty when rallcil on. II is suriiHslnp needless for me self saltsficd JQH will feel our boys'aro nursed-and for have jilpdgcd yourself to give: Sfslers.or Mercy.. Ilasrit cvcrrOur boys arc doing.their duly nqbly, Till avidliible free to handle the freiehl of wnr munUlons. MARKETS; Spol wheat............. Lteal-lracV wheat do Tliei Local ;track oats Ocoirrcd to ybc Ihp cost ihc s so Icl us all try and ____ ___ Canadian Red Crosfc: Eoclcly haV lo j caTiir-afsn starls" (omorrow, -Tuesday, oats. urn] c.ill lltls week, Forecast; Fair and extremely cold. City Surplus of f Jan Hoald sen. South Pole sailed on the llnil the 'city commioSioners tas rale two milJa-lower last year, the city would-still .have come but right side oJ trio Icilftcr in the year's-business-for the year. itciiarlmcnt were: Public. American lino steamship today ror.ClinEliania, :ncss the Inuuclilngvlhcre of his new [sliip on montlig hcnco lie cuter'the, Ndilli- Polar rcsious'.to Vvmako scientific iiivesUsaUons; Rcfore' 'starting on expc'idon lio pans return to" tbc aeroplane which' will I rite him nortkwaul rrom liis ship's TtTeck Ths various, surpluses fu the 'IHQJ.II when his vessel reaches T point i Ilcahh, fire; Police, '5233; auoe. Kinance Power, is.orcr pe- wtth a ,ol ODD" over tho csUmatcJ cxpcndl- lurc'a laid on the table at this morn- ing's meeting of the city _f the rity (rcunurur.' The, slrccl nillway., .ilcjiarlnicnt Tnc only dciiarimcnl j.p pile up' a niadc an opera (Ins' tor lire 'year flcllclt over the esliinalcd eipendi-jol 5S.S10.TS, which was gfcalci; 57.S.VJ; Slrccl Unilwny (Siir JP12; Waterworks Iiarlnicnt, lure was the xvaicrwq'rWa ilcparlinenl ubcrc a rfciicit was nraclc. This attributes io Iho chloririaiion nrrteral liy ihc provincial health aulhorillca. anrt for wMcli there-hat! been no provis- ioii marie [n Ihc "estimates. The com- also iiolhls out that it cost 5J500 -morel tor viuniitinr charges than hart been estimated on, However 'iho mcnt, -works depart-, t IncJutlea't? water w made a.- sur phis of- outside the wntonvorlvS, EO IbaL'.lhc (leticll in Ihc- lallcr branches than Commissioner r'reciuart'h.'Ml timaled. The fc-timatcil Ipsa over all street railway'dciiartftTcnlJ-'iiii- chifliriB tiitercsl and sinWng..--'tuml. .was 'abqut ?2S.OOO about fi5 "palii. ,V S With these ligurcs-as a guide ?the ommissioTicrA are otlnialcF. Uctorc (he cstinialcs cap be struck, ttc, tion have scltlctl aiirttier's report received. The salary qiicslion will .conic vip niiplhe meeting of the council, lie Jiop.cs iviM savcnty miles oi the No.rlh A British Griuser is Destroyed I.inulon, 'Jim 'JS-llic Hn lisli ;uixiiiiirY.cniiscV Uinri-iilic. Ions Ins bcui sjitiik hy 11 or MS Mm; rosiiit of sinking a mini ic- cording'lo. on slllcitunl jiy [he. llriiisli.iilinii olliccrs mid KV'mfi i s ;