Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 12, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta
FOUR THE DAILY HERALD MONDAY. JUNE 12, 1016 Ueralb alberta DAILY AND WEEKLY Subscription Dally, delivered, per week Daily, delivered, per year Daily, by mall per year..... Weekly, by mall, per year 10o ..Jl.OO Business Office............... "62 Editorial Office l224 John Torranes Business Manager W. A. Buchanan Ifanaging Director worst veil as the beat of any bat- tle on land or soa. and not bo deceived by false statements by their govern ment. Once they get the idea that they are being deceived as to losses !u this war, they will naturally imag- ine llie worst. Wo can, at this dis- tance, see 'military reasons' why the Jerman people should be told the truth about such things, rather than falsehoods. On the other hand these late admissions will fully convince the British people that all the claims of thriir own officials as to prepomlerat- ng losses suffered by the German fleet In this battle are that they have won a big victory instead of. suffering a Your King and Country need you right now! ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR Repeating their great successes, of last year, the Russians are now sweep- ing on towards the Austro-Hungarian border along almost identically the frontier over which they gained their victories early in the war when they threatened the great Galician fort- resses of Presmysl and Lemberg. This year, however, there is the vast difference in that the Russians are properly equipped, and should not be forced to retire from the possession of the big areas conquered. Latest dispatches announce that the Czar's forces have again crossed the Dneister, in the heart of Galicia. and are rapidly moving up into the passes of the Carpathians leading to the plains of Austria-Hungary. There is panic in Vienna over this onsweeping Hussian offensive, for now the Aus-: trian armies, exhausted as they are from a year of heavy fighting, are cut oft from their German allies, and are in full retreat. On the Verdun front the Germans are continuing their attacks with no more success than.has attended their previous efforts. The fatal Tpres salient, on which so many Canadian lives have been sac- rificed, will not' be abandoned by the j British, the war office having informed tho Canadian authorities that it is Tastly important that- this be The admiralty has officially an- Bounced that the cruiser Hampshire, on board which, was Kitchener and his staff, was sunk by GERMANY'S LYING TACTICS REVEALED Germany frankly admits she lied about her naval losses in the Jutland sea fight Great- Britain, was brutally frank in announcing hers. But Bri- tain's way is impressing neutral, thought by its very contrast to the; German way; According -to ing from the Great Falls Tribune. "We cannot, understand the i THE PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATIONS With Progressive and Republican tickets lit the field against him, Wood- row Wilson, who is certain to be nomi- nated by the Democrats, is almost uire to be re-elected president of tho United States. Had the Progressives and Republicans combined to support either Roosevelt or Hughes, Wilson's prospects would be far from rosy. Jus tice Hughes is, a man of high principle and great ability, but he is largely of the-Wilson type. a. theorist- He pos- sesses high ideals, as Wilson does, but 16 is nqt an aggressive leader and 'orcefu! character like Roosevelt. For months his name has been before the public as a possible candidate but there were many who thought he rbuid hot consider the nomination as he held Strong views on judges leav- ag the supreme court to enter the political arena. He had been in pub- ic life, as governor of New York, where he made a notable record for faithful, disinterested service, ami on lis retirement accepted a position on .he supreme court bench, a congenial ocatlon for a great lawyer, and he had endeavored to resist the call to enter politics again. He has been forced to yield to the pressure, large- ly because the demand was made that he could unite the Republican party and put up the most effective opposi- tion to Wilson. However, Roosevelt's nomination on a progressive ticket still spells discord, and while Hughes undoubtedly Trill poll a much greater Republican vote than Taft-in 1912, we are cf-ths opinion that the Progres- sive ticket obliterates a possibility of victory. Were Hughes to pronounce strong views on preparedness and de- nounce in terms, as Root i and -Roosevelt have done, the foreign of President Wilson, he might bring about the withdrawal of Rooae- the Colonel as one of his strongest supporters. Roosevelt naturally is much admired estimate Is correct, Roosevelt is the muu needed at tho head of American affairs at this moment. The above comment was written before the announcement had .reached i us that Roosevelt had declined the Progressive nomination. Without Roosevelt in the and provided he actively supports Hughes and keeps the Progressives with tho Republi- cans, the Republican nominee should have an excellent opportunity of vic- tory. Roosevelt, however, is not like- ly to advocate Hughes, unless the lat- ter accept's the Colonel's views on ireparedness, hyphens and the war. Hughes must yield to Roosevelt in order to secure his support. Roose- vslt will not yield to Hughes and moderate the views he has already ex- pressed. Hats off to Russia. P IA AICKEDUPIN FOR THE BUSY MAN Sir Geo. E. Foster has boon appoint- ed an Imperial Privy councillor. Dr. Carman, of Swift Current was elected grand master iof the Saskat- chewan Oddfellows. A new law prohibits the cashing o checks in hotel bars in, British Col umbiii. Lieut. H. M. Taylor, Hegiim officer killed in action, was a native of Perth Ont, where his parents reside. Austria will soon bo on its knees to the Cossacks. Russia can fight when it has the equipment. The men are ready in countless thousands. It is foolish to pray for the rain to cease falling in a country where rai is always sought. There is another Hughes in the eye just now. but there is no Roosevelt to compete with Teddy, or another Allison to share publicity with Col. John Wesley. W. Sanford Evans, who is to be here on the 22nd, is an eloquent speaker. More than that he is a stu- dent and his address on "Canada's Wheat Problem" should be heard by farmers and business men alike. Two hundred, autos at a farmers' picnic, a press dispatch from Carman- ;ay tells us. Let us see, didn't we lave government assistance in this country less than two years ago. Isn't t wonderful the transformation one crop will bring about. The New York OuUooi. commenting upon the protest of the United States jsu against Great Britain detaining U. S. mails, says: ''It seems to us less of- enalve to detain mails than to send Andrew A. Kingliorn. C. E. has been appointed by the provincial govern ment to supervise further .work on the Toronto-Hamilton highway. E. W. Clayton, agent for the Cana- dian Pacific Railway Telegraph com- pany at Nelson has been appointed agent at Lieut. Beadle was taken into custody at Toronto 'charged with assaulting Capt Bell-Smith, chaplain, and also with drawing his revolver on the mili- tary police. It is reported that James Dunlop of Frank, Alta., who joined a Saskatche- wan battalion and went to France only a few weeks ago. is on the casualty list as killed in action. Every minister and probationer in the Bay of Quinte .Methodist confer- ence received the minimum salary for the 'past year for the first time in the history the conference. Shortly after the congregation had left the building, Christ Church (An- glican) at Batteau, four miles from Collingwood, was struck by lightning and partially destroyed. Charged with assaulting a sixteen- year-old girl, Joseph Scratch, the eighteen-year-old son of a prominent Clngsville farmer, was committed for trial. Pte. Joseph Meinzinger, of the liSth 'attalion, was sentenced to eighteen months at the prison farm for an ag- the latter was serving with hem, along with helpless noncombat its, to the bottom of the sea, as Ger- many has done." in Canada- He has spoken out fear- lessly against American neutrality. He is a real American, and abhors the hyphens. He believes the Allies' cause Is just and had he been president the course of :the-United States since the war commenced would have been en tireiy different. He would have pro- tested against the violation cf the German government should now come j guaranteed neutrality of Belgium, and out officially and admit the loss: of two more ships "nTtne., battle off the coaat. They say that for 'military reasons', the loss of these ships was not-admitted .before. One of these ships, is, the Lutzow, com- pleted in 1915, and tons, burden. The other is a small .cruiser of 4900 it is more7than possible that the Lust- tania incident would never have oc- curred. .Roosevelt represents an ideal of a unified United States. He has struck out at tha hyphens harder than any other American. He has ever been a advocate of pre- paredness.- He realizes the German tons, the Rostok.7 The first German [menace and wants to be prepared to Ktatement issued officially the Ger- man admiralty declared specifically that only tons of their war vessels had been sunk by the.British Now they ..admit that the statement :was deliberately false and that more .than. tons additional was lost. .They say that .this was all their losses. But they said that before when they confined their losses to a few old and partially-obsolete vessels. :The Lutzbw was a very battleship, fully, equal to the best the British Had -in the, fight; The, British, claim-that sank two German battle- ships of recent construction, and give names., >The Germans In their ;latest: official account, dc not- admit such do not specifl- say that these ships are safe at 'Kiel. They do say, however, that their latest admissions-of lose complete, but they practically said when they gave 'losses as tons. "The statement issued yesterday .gives 'military.reasons' as an excuse for falsifying tjie. facts in'their, first report ot their losses. Naturally the 'public will now suspect that other 'military reasons' have prevented the German admiralty from admitting other losses tbat their enemies claim. We could understand the original con- cealment cf their we can appreciate the advantage they might fain In Germany and in the out- tide world by a false report of their Clowes. cannot understand their late frank admission that they lied about it Such admission destroys any faith In their present admissions M being as they assert, and it will also serve to cast doubt on the truth of their claims 6f victory in the future. It must'flare an eqvally bad effect at home we would think. The Oerman have a truly Wonderful loyalty to tbefr gorornmeflt' In this war. They bate enor- ttoua without shrinking. -They are surely to UM C4- meet it. .Probably it was because of an eagerness to catch the" German vote that the Republicans did not favor Roosevslt as a candidate. As in political parties in the United States always1 have their eyes on the votes of the different elements of the population. The German vote is very important. Roosevelt is anti everything eicept true Americanism. We can't understand why his attitude does -not appeal to Americans so strongly: that they would demand-his nomination. It is true that he has made bitter enemies. Thousands of Republicans will never forget his atti- tude, in 1913 when he broke away from the party as a protest against steam- roller methods and reactionary principles and headed a Progressive party ticket That election, however, proved Roosevelt to have the greatest persona! following of any man of any party in the United States. Taft polled the. votes of stand pat Republicans; Wilson, it is true, had the support of many persons who were not crats, but Roosevelt was almost en- tirely supported by men who believed in Roosevelt it d'ficiui to proper- ly size up Roosevelt. Is he honest? he vain? Is he too fond of personal power? .Various and diverse answers would be offered to these questions. Dr. Lyman Abbott, a great American, an Intimate friend of Roosevelt, re- cently said: "For five years Mr. Roosevelt and I were'intimately asso- ciated. We met each week in editorial conference to consider what course The Outlook should pursue in dealing with public questions. He never ask- ed how a given course of conduct would affect either the fortunes of The Outlook or his own political prospects; always he addressed himself to two Questions: What la right? and, What can wisely and effectively be done to promote the right? It la for this rea- I count Mr. Roosevelt among the world's great statesmen." That is a tribute and if Dr. Abbott's We are now told that there is noth- ing wrong about Col. Allison accept- ing commissions, but we must not for- get that prior to the sitting" :of Royal Commission, Allison was boost- ed to the skies as a patriot who was serving Canada and the Empire with- out remuneration. Lloyd George can.be war minister, the cables tell us. It .seems to us that if King George died, the little Welsh- man might be advocated to head a new dynasty. He seems to be the great man. of Britain just now. And to think that a few years ago he was denounced as socialistic, and everything else that.the ruling classes of England despised. Lethbridge's Board of Trade does not form hurried and careless opin- ions on public questions. Perusal of the views expressed on. our: immigra- tion problems as related to naturaliza- tion; prove that. Those views are abso- lutely sound, and should be brought to-the attention of the heads of gov- ernments in thitf country. Opinion of ihls kind is worth having, and in this case, worth acting upon. Although, six vacancies in the New Brunswick legislature, the Conservative government there only wrought on one by-election, one in which their candidate was a cabinet minister who had a majority of close upon 500 back of him. The govern- ment apparently hoped to win a vic- tory and thus create a sentiment which would enable them to carry the other seats. Instead, as the Re gin a Leader points out, the cabinet, min- ster was defeated, and now the gov- ernment is afraid to bring on the other The Berlin council endowed tfce memorial oi' the ..Toronto city coimciJ asking the Dominion .government to pass a daylight-saving mer.suni froai June 15 to October 1 for the curfuiil Says U. S. Has Been Humiliated Before the by Weak Policy of Wilson Washington. June 10. Justice Hughes Into today sent telegram to Chairman Harding, of the Republican national convention, formally accept- ing the Republican nomination for the pretidency. At the same time It was announced that the justice had resigned as as- sociate justice of the supreme court of the United States. JuBtice Hughes sent his resignation by messenger to President Wilson Following is the telegram to Chair man Harding: "Sir. Chaifman and Delegates: have not desired the nomination. have wished to remain on the bench, But in this crucial period of our na- tional history 1 recognize that it is your right to summon and that It Is my paramount duty to respond.. You speak at a time of national exigency, :ranscending merely partisan consid- erations. You voice the demand for a American with firm protective upbuilding poli- cies essential to our peace and secur- ty, and to that call, in this crisis. I cannot fail to answer with the pledge of all that is in me to the service of the country. Therefore, I accept the nomination. "I stand for the firm and-unftinch' ng maintenance of nil the rights of citizens on, land and aea. I neither impugn motives nor under- estimate difficulties. But it is most regrettably true that In our foreign relations we have suffered incalcul- ibly. from the weak and vacillating which has been taken with re- gard to Mexico MOURN FOR KITCHENER IN LONDON London, J.iute Iho week ot mourning (or .Karl the Canadian of- 4 fleers in England nre forbidden to attend any dances, ami the dead uinrcli was played ul1 all parados yesterday. entirely adequate1 for our defence with itr respect to numhars and equipment In 1-was token smkluiU ill both army anti nnvy, but with nil I with Aculo Trouble thoroughness to the end that in ouch i dropped In the street. 1 mis treated branch of the service there must be utmost efficiency, tinder the most com- petent adm'lrilstrativo heads who STRICKEN IN THE m Completely Restored To Health or by several physicians ibr nearly two years, and my weight dropped from devoted to the ideals of lioiiorable Pouuds to 160 pounds. Then several peace." The justice's resignation' from the supreme court was ac president within a few If. was .delivered at the White House. of my friends advised mo io try "Fruit- n to impt'arc almost London, June war- ihip Pommern, which was sunk in the battle off not the battle- ship of that name, but a recently com- ileted battle cruiser, according to a Copenhagen dispatch to the Exchange elegraph company, Quoting a aea captain who in at frequent visitor to German poriB. :Tne battleship, which was completed in 1905, was torpedoed n the Baltic in July, .1915, according o the captain. _ Admiralty officiate here have ex- iressed their belief to a f the Associated Preaft that the Pom- mern sunk in tho great naval battlft was a new capital ship. point that the commander of a British ubmarlne reported that he had tor- pedoed the old battleship in uly, 1916, and this report, they claim, ts confirmed by survivors of the >aUIftship who landed wearing htr cap band D. M. Brodle, district magistrate at Sudbury, has now gone into active service as captain in the 159th bat- talion. During his absence the duties of magistrate wiil'be discharged by J G. McKessock, of Sudbury- When the affairs of the Royal Col- lege of Dental Surgeons were discussed before the Ontario medical commission Justice Hodgins asked iyhy the nual for students at the college should be Two seven-year-old lads of St. Thomas, Ont., underwent, operations each of the hoys having his right eve removed. The boys-are Harry White and 'Lloyd Robinson. Both of the operations were made from blows in the eyes suffered days ago. Lieut. H. Gordon Hamilton, one of three soldier sons of-Rev. F. M. Ham- ilton, minister of the First Presby- erian church, Brockville, and recently oi Toronto, has been recommended for the military cross for distinguished conduct while serving on the French front -with the Royal Horse artillery, B.B.F. The presentation of tfte first Bine Iross field ambulance equipment yet made from Canada "for the purpose of rendering first aid to army horses at the front, took place at Toronto stock yards, when on -behalf of Canadian Sorse breeders' societies and kindred associations, Win. H.P., for- mally handed over the complete equip- ment of a tJ31ue Gross field ambul- ance station. No one received a greater shock iimn did Earl Kitchener's sister, Mrs Parker. She wag engaged when of the earl's death was announced, In a stall in Caledonian Market, where a bazaar was being-held for war char- ities, and had for sale autographed photographs of her- famous brother. One of these photographs .had been in the possession.of Queen, Mary was offered at auction and brought 1 The establishment of a Soldiers' Club in the basement of. St. James Methodist church, Montreal, in which billiard tables and howling alleys were placed and smoking was allowed, came up for report and discussion in- the Conference at Smith's Falls on Sat- urday. At first there were indications of stormy criticism, but explanations by the. pastor. Major the Rev." C. .Ai Williams, opened the way for com- mendation instead of opposition. When the report of the-St. James' commis- sion making reference1 to ,the year's work had been asked. "Are cards "Is there any charge made for. playing "Is smoking Major Wil- limas replied thai cards were, pro- hibited, smoking was allowed at the request of military officers, at whos'e request in the first place the club was. started, prominent businfiss men outside of Methodism altogether had contributed the aum of towards the establishment, and maintenance of the rlub Refreshments were pro- vided by a committee of i cents, equal to any 35-cent meal'to be had In the city. Everything was free1 to men in khaki, and even refresh- ments coit returned wounded soldiers nothing. "greeted this state- ment, and no "urther hint of crttl-; course lamentably vrong .with regard to both our md our duties, we interfered without :onsistency; and while seeking to die- ate when we were not concerned, we utterly failed to appreciate and dis- harge our plain duty to our own citi- ens. "At the outset of the administration be high responsibilities of pur diplo- matic intercourse with foreign nations were subordinated to a conception of partisan requirements present- ed, to th'e world a humiliating spectacle of inaptitude. Belated efforts have not availed to recover the Influence and prestige so unfortunately sacri- ficed and brave words have., Ijeen stripped of their force by indecision, "J believe in preparedness not only .ccepted by tho. with the fitst dose, and by usine them, i Covered from t bo distres Stomach all pnin find Constipation were cured. Now I weigh 208 pounds. I eanuot praise "Fruit- a-tives" H. WHITMAN. 50c. a bos, G for trial size, Aball dealers or sent postpaid by Fruit- a-tivcs Limited, Ottawa. Moose J.aw, June union ax thft principal topic of discussion at this morning's session of the Sas- katchewan Methodist conference. The matter was brought up by a resolution fathered by the Saskatoon district con- ference to Hie effect that H the Pres- byterian assembly now in session does j not consummate union with the Meth- the Congregatlonalists, and other churches favoring union, that the Methodist church take steps j to unite with the Congregationalists (CONTINUED FUOM FHOXT PAGE) JUNE Lieut, H. M. Wilson, Toronto. JUNE Lieut. H. Rothwell-Page, Winnipeg. Lieut. R. Palmer, Winnipeg. J. D. Young, Port and all other churches desiring union.' Arthur; Lieut-- L. S. YuJll, Port Ar- The resolution'precipitated a lively [thur; Lieut. A, J. Roberts, Port Ar- aiscuBsion and the final result was thur; Lieut. J. N. Alford, Field Coin- that it was laid on lie table .for an- other -year, the coafenmce feeling that j r t V c' wil It would be unwise to take action until j Ljieut ij- b- L- wucox, rort the matter is settled by tho Presby-; terian church, -Hey. J. B. Taylor, 0E Saskatoon, fav- ored length on it, but lie was not supported j Ln his contentions that the Methodist' church take steps to consummate union .with, other churches! Rev. C, Endicott was opposed to the resolution on the-grounds that it would be, un- wise to take any action now. He was supported by Rev. E, W. Stapleford, of Reglna, Sask.; Rev. H. T. Lewis, of and Rev. H- D. Ranus, of also also opposed. I Juno 3. R. C. Mac- kenzie, 14th, .Montreal. June 4, E. W. Cllf- shell W. L. Shannon. Calgary. June 6. shock, Lieut. A. Duncan McDonald, Toronto. G. S. Caratulrs Victoria, B. C., Lieut. R. S. Billan, C.F.A., and Lieut. H. G. Hirks, 62nd, Montreal, In wire of 7tli should have been reported wounded slightly and at duty. At 1.1 o'clock v livered a very inspi Crummy de- SUCCEEDS MACDONNELL. June Elm- sley, of: the local forces, is gazetted as appointed a general staff tfficer in place of A: H. AfacDonuell, :RoyaI Canadian ment. BRITISH LOAN. New York; June. loan to the British goverriment said to ex- ceed lias been made in an- ticipation of further shipments of gold from Ottawa. This loan Is pointed to as a factor in ,Uie current rise in money rates and some calling of loans. The already received from regi- Ottawa Is said to be less than half the total expected on this movement. News of the District GRANUM (From the Claresholm We "are to hear that Wm. Blair and family leaving town shortly. He has! opened a; hardware business Alta. Mr. Grant, .brother.of Jlrs. Percy Smith, was-an officer 'On board the H. Hampshire, whichvwas sunk last Monday while on its way to Rus sia This is the same vessel on which Earl Kitchener.- and ,his'.staff -were Grant was married only a short time; ago. GRASSY LAKE (From the Certain parties violated the village bylaw by slaughtering a beef in a lo- cal livery shed. Being the first offense under this bylaw the Justice, of ..the Peace, let them off with a .nominal fine of one dollar and costs. The next offense of this kind will be more ex- pensive D. E. King, who -lives four miles north of .'town, was fined ;SC" ar.a costs In police court last Friday for leaving his team tied to the C.P.R. garden fence without feed or water from one o'clock in the afternoon un- til eleven at night. This is not the first offense or the first offender. Others take warning. There has been a very noticeable increase in the amount of cream shipped out during the last two weeks O ..W, Laraen is installing a side walk self measuring gasoline pump in front of his store, Gilbert and Parker make. The census, similar to the 5911 census, JB being taken this month in the western provinces. W. Salvage is doing the work in this district CRANBROOK I'From the Recruiting for B. Company of the 225th -has been very brink during tho past jveek, no less than fifteen men being signed on. B. Company now numbers 130 men. A Company in For- nie is up. to 180 men so it is up to Cranbrook to get au extra hustle. on to make up the fifty odd, we are be- hind the Femle totah Supreme 'Court opened -last Monday morning before His Lordship Mr. Jus- tice Clement. The tint case wac that of- McGuffle Tweedle.- This was .n action for damages for an automo bile accident The accident occurred In the fall oM9M. H. C. Mcduffle was a passenger on an auto stage for the round trip Penticlon to Kere neon and stage being run by H. tweedle of Keremeos On the return Jourfley car was filled and-he asked McOuffla to ride In carvThe driver of the other car smashed" Into two bridges clone together, overturned t the rar, and threw McOuCfie Into tho creek, as a result of, which .McQuffle claimed to suffered for a year and A half from neurasthenia, to have been laid off> vfork parr of the time, and to have been caused other loss and dam- age. The" defence claimed that as the other driver was not in their employ they should not be held responsible for his action. .A verdict of and costs was given.for McGuffie. PINCHER CREEK (From the .The Woolgrowersr Association of Pincher Creek have succeeded in hav- ing the point at which grading is done changed from Brocket to Pincher Station.; This, it is considered, will be a convenience for bpth buyers- and sellers aU those interested That many more people will be able to take these gatherings, owing to the is a foregone conclu- sion, A quiet wedding was solemnized at the manse 'on Wednesday afternoon, whenj Wright became the bride of: Rnssel Aiger "Smyth. They wjere unattended '.and immediately af- ter the ceremony left for their home in Oowley, Wright tied the ma trimonial Ttnot Mrs Bannerman of Lethbndge, is! tne guest of "Mrs. R Switt at Cowle> I She will atay with Mrs Swift until j CLARESHOLM (From the Jack Gray ha> resigned his position with the town" of Claresholm, as en- gineer, and enlisted .with the Ameri- can He is leaving- town on Saturday next. Walter Williams, son of Dave Wil- liams, farmer east -of Claresholm, in- tends enlisting at with the Uni- versity _ battalion in Etlmonton. High River1 turns -on the street lights at tlie time- of; and departure- of flyer -Service at tliat town, during the early morning hours. As Claresholm' is- one of- the stopping places on the line we might follow this example to advantage; Passeng- art nut by sight of a. darkened town and there is no need to f ear' Zepperllns. W. Clark, of. the Union Bank staff, left for his home at Vulcan, on Mon- day. Miss H." Weiss 'has "accepted the position which ,he .vacated. Edward Leader, one- of our farm- ers of this district, .'was: badly hurt last week: While riding a horse, tho animal took fright. and landed him on a barb wire fence cutting a big gash in his It required five or close the wound Mrs. G, Buckingham- received the following message last Wednesday "Sincerely regret to inform j on Thursday week, when she will start 'irneat Howard for Scotland, -4hat she might be as close to her husband possible, who is now fighting in the trenches in France. Most of Mrs. Banneraian's im- mediate relatives live in Scotland and she will stay with them while there Sergt :W.--MarcelIus, of the 192nd, has been transferred frpm Blalrmore to Pincher Creek. Mrs. W. H; Levasseiir of Lethbridge, is spending; a few days in town with relatives. 'Miss McNally, matron of the Hos pltal, has seht'in her resignation as she intends leaving here soon. Miss Hanham will'succm! Miss McNally as matron. ingham, artiilen, officially reported wounded No 2 Canadian Stationarj hospital, Boulogne. June 1st Wound- aim ami abdomen Will send further particulars when re- ceived." We are'exceedingly sorry to .learn of the''above Ernie was one of. the best of our-soldier boys, a lad -When broke out he becume enthusiastic to join, the as- soon QB pos- sible he donned khaki. Early in April we learned that lie. was leaving for the front In charge-of an artillery g'iin. He has been in several heavy en- gagements NOTE THE NEW PRICE "ASHBY" ARROW COLLARS Goes well with any style of craVat 18 CENTS EACH OUI1TT, FMBOOV CO., INC. ST.