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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 28, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, JULY 28, 1917 THE LETHBMRGE DAILY HERALD PAGE FIVE �> ? ? ? TWO MORE � 8ENATORS Ottawa, July 27.-Twrf more senate vacancies were flllotl to-ilay. The now senators aro both Montreal men, Smeaton Wlilto, president of tho Montreal Clascttc Publishing Company, and George E. Foster, K. ('. Mr. Foster has boon n pro-mlnont mombor of tho Montreal bar for many yearn. > : ? ? : : ? * EA8TLANO A GUNBOAT IN NAVY NOW Chicago, July 28. - The steamer ^Eastland which turned over in the Chicago river two years ago causing the ? death of more than Htm excur- ? sionlsts, is practically ready ? for service as a gunboat of the ? United States navy. The steam- ? or has been rebuilt and cut, ? down so that It will he more ? seaworthy and will lie able, to {* steam about 22 knots nn hour. >> >* : : E E London, July 28.-The Norwegian steamer Thontdale 2,200 tons gross, has been sunk by a German .submarine, says a Norwegian foreign office News correspondent at Copenhagen. Twenty members of the crow were rescude. The sailing vessel Va Ar-bada also has boon sunk according to the same authority. Tho crow was rescued. CONFERS ON THE WATER QUESTION Following np tho results of the re-cont water conference, L. ('. Cliarles-worth, deputy minister of public works is in the city today and this morning had a long conference with President Marnoch of the Hoard of Trade. Relative to the small boring machine which was recommended at tho water conference lion! as a testing apparatus, Mr. Charle.swortli lias been looking into the possibilities with F. II. Peters and D. IS. Howling. These enquiries show that it is not so hopeful as iind first been thought, but Mr. Marnoch is going to Edmonton the week after next to attend a social life conference, and' ho hopes there to meet Mr. Howling together with Hon. Clias. Stewart and Mr. Charlcsworth when J hey will go into the matter moro fully. "We never have coffee at our house, because I can't make good coffee". Have you ever smarted right -with Chase & Sanborn's "SEAL BRAND" COFFEE ? In %, 1 nnd 2 pound tins. Whole- -ground-pnlverizcd-also fine ground for Percolators. Never sold in bulk. us CHASE & SANBORN. MONTREAL. ARREST MAN WANTED i IN NEW WESTMINSTER Chicago, July 26.-Homer J. Minot, said by the police to be one of tlio men wanted for the robbery of tho branch Bank of Montreal at New Westminster, B.C., several years ago In which more than $350,000 was taken, was arrested nere last night. Two other men were taken into custody with Minot, but the police have btfen unable to identify them. A search has been conducted for Minot ever since the bank robbery. A JAP DESTROYER U. i FLAG Boston, July 28. - Two German steamships, the Kron Prinzessin Ce-cllie and Cincinnati were placed under tho American flag at the Boston navy yard today. Tho Araerika, 'another Gorman ship, will be commissioned Monday. The  vessels have about 70 per cent, of their complement, consisting of regular seamen and reserves and will be ready for service shortly, officials said. People's Forum NEW COAL FIELD. Heiiifu'H Auto Livery ' 84 Hour Sefvles , Capabls Drivers Phono Ilia Dallas Hotsl VANCOUVER, B. C. Residential and l>ay School foi Girl8 WILL REf OPEN SEPT. 5,'10 (7 For calendar and full information, address- � � MARGARET ROSS, Principal , Braemnr School for Girls VANCOUVER, O.' C. To the Editor, Lethbridge Herald. Dear Sir,-1 see that Prosident Marnoch of the board of trade had a visit from A. B. McCallum, chairman of the Dominion Research Council of the west, looking into tho possibility of developing tho various industries of the country after the war. ThiB has led me to_wrlte you, that there is now conclusive evidence of a great coal field between the Little Bow and Big Bow with its south area resting on the Old Man (late Belly) river. D. B. Dowling of the Geological survey reports that below the, mouth of tho Little Bow there is a coal seam 3ft. 3 in. thick. The other day T. J. Walburger, riding north of the bridge on the Little Bow got interested In a gopher digging out coal for his winter Bupply, which made the said gentleman start digging too, which proved to bo a 2% foot seam! which will no doubt thicken out to a splendid working seam of coal. At Fuller's Ranch the coal is overlaid there with a sandstone. At Rot-law 70 feot down they strike tho rock. There is no doubt now but the whole of the Cameron field along with tho Retlaw and Sundial areas are^an immense field of coal overlaid by a sandstone roof, which will bo producing coal when the Hoary {Head of the Gr.lt mines lie sleeping in the grave. What we need now is a mining company to start up and get this, coal area developed and along with C. S. Noblo's wheat Interests, get the railway through between Retlaw and Kipp and tap this great natural resource. Yours, ROBT. HARVIE. London, July 28.-A Japanese torpedo boat destroyer smashed the periscope of a hostile submarine in the Mediterranean and undoubtedly do. stroyed the underseas boat, according to news received here today. >: RELEASED ON BAIL. * New York, July 28.-Emma Godman the anarchist, convicted of conspiracy to obstruct the selective Alraft law. brought here from prison at Jefferson City, Mo., for a hearing on an appeal, was today released on $25,000 bail. It was said that application for Alexander Berkman's release on ball probably woud be made on Monday. Halifax, July 28.-The rttcamship Heathcote, owned by the Dominion Iron and Steel Company was Bunk In a collision with a Dutch steamship in the Gulf of St. Lawrence on Thursday, according to word received hero today. Tho crew was rescued by the Dutch vessel which was only Blightly damaged. The Heathcote was of 2,345 tons gross. .;. .;. .j, .j, .j. .;. .;, .j, .;. {. � * *  *.* *  * � � 4 � 4 GREEK STEAMER SXJNK. + THE "TWO FOR ONE" IS. COMING. New York, July 28.-Word  that the Greek steamship < Chalkydou, -2,870 tons gross �fr had been sunk by a German submarine was 'received here today. The Chalkydon left here June 28th (or Marseilles.   v * �