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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - March 11, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta r THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD Page 5 Cream bming Powder Its active principle solely grape acid ana baking soda. It makes the food more delicious and wholesome. � The low priced, low grade powders put alum or lime phosphates in the food. AskYour Doctor About That ALL EUR NOER HEAVY M N TABERIMENS'nnilE M . NG Fl�i Flli SHOW War Levies Amount to Oppression and the Financial Outlook is Bad LaudaHe Scheme for Improve-' ment of Tovyn-New Slogan is Goal, Wheat, Climate !. and Flowers of the liiBtitute-on "April -J; will iu-elude a paper on "Food Values" by Mrs. Mahaffy, who is a graduate nurse ot on6 oE the most important hospitals at Boston, Mass., and Mrs. A. J. Sernett will deal with the sub- London, March 10.-Europe has not yet recovered Irom the shock ot the Kaiser's announcement of his new plans tor the Oerman army. Pessimism abroad is evidently increasing rather than decreasing and the debris of high hopes is strewn (broadcast irom the bay of Biscay to the Russian littoral. Whereas," only a� short time ago, a general business revival was confidently expected at the end of tVie war in the Balkans and a world-wide prosperity was produced on all sides, business men and financiers now see in the last increase in the armament in Europe, conse(|uence of the Kaiser's announcement, and the tremendous increase in taxation which must follow, a blow which may well kill tlie looked for return of prosperity. The comparative failure of the^Hrus-sian loan is an eloquent indication of public sentiment in Germany. All over' Europe, in fact, cash is hiding again in secret hoards, discounts ace bardcning, loans are bsjng called in and banl^ers, financiers and business men gbncrally are curtailing their committments, and for ait this the main blow that has been struck against prosperity it is felt liere that there Is no visible reason beyond the amtiition of the German Emperor, He has declared in public speech that in this year, 1913, Germany faces the greatest crisis .she bas known since 1871. An explanation of .just what the crisis is he has not offered. . Taber.i Marc*,; 10.>- With the laud-Bbla aim of uniting the people of Tab-in. a.close boiid of unity/and en-coiiraging a progressive cdmraunity BPlrtt amongst the women residents ^_________________________ ofthe town, the Taber biianch oJ the jjmgijs j^,^ sights, etc. Some o� the members were of the opinion that a .council of men who could not keep ject, "The Crime of Frightening Chil- ^ ^ dren." A full discussion on hoth top- conviction is being expressed tliat 'there must be in bis possession some knowledge, possessed by him alone of secret and devious plottings agafnst the peace and prosperity of Germany. Yet, in his act it is recognized that its is desired, as the same are worthy the earnest. attention, of every woman. The matter of the present unsanitary anddirtx condition- of Taber was then brought before the meeting and handled without gloves hy inany present who could give experiences of iAlberta Women's Institute is now JjusUy engieetl in arranging for the lioltog of a "Sweet pea and Garden iFIowci $how" in Taber during - the last week of July, pr the first week of August, 1913.. the town cleaner than it is were "no 'good," while others thought that the women of any town who would not use their influence with the members The FloAver Show will be held in [of the council to keep the town clean fthe citrling rink, which is admirably suitdd tor such an event; The execu-ftive of the Taber Curling association � have graciously placed the rink at the* disposal ol the institute for the Flow-  At the last meeting ot the Tabet Institute lield ,on. March -7, in the fcasement of Knox church, about forty ladies were 'in attendance. : donsiderable  cbrrespondenceV was tead in connection with the Flower wetO'likewise "no good." It was air so stated that the present filthy and unsanitary  state of Taber is largely owing to the laot that hitherto the women of the community have not, as a unit, cared to exert themselves sufficiently to take any interest whatever in matters beyond their own doorsteps/ The meeting nnanimousl.y agreed that the only permanent solution of this problemt is. the installation of a IShow, also a very satisfactory state-j sewerage system, but as there .does ment of the ilnancial part of the;not seem to be any immediate pros- Bcherae, Annouacemenb was made of , (the, donation of four valuable silver � , (trophys for competition at the Flow-or Show, by  Westlake's, Hammer->'-)Buudal Co., C.- E. Taiitter, and Robert Wilkinson, of Calgary. Through ithe courtesy of the Nitural Rosouro-fis Department of the'Canadian Paci-tic Railway, the Oluny Nurseries,; 'Ltd., have offered a priae ot $50.00 for the most attractive individual exhibit of flowers at the Flower Show. The Taber Couhcil are^also olfering ,ftwo prizes of _ $25 and $10 for the moat attractive house grounds in , tl'aber at that. time. GfHoiar Approval 'A telegram was also road from Mr. C E. Lewis, superintendent of Fairs and Institutes, at Edmonton, expressing his hearty . appro.val. of the Flower Show project.as.'.undectaken by ^le Taber. brnnon of. the, Alberta Women's Institute. The Flower Show.is.nrimarilv educational in its Jiim,..but it any profits should result.same will he expended in. the ..equipping of a rest toom in Talwr, ,or..a;.roo9ii in the new I .Taber ho.spital. : The prize, list.was. revised and'will be printed at.once.iso that residents fit Toiher and .district may know be-tore the tiiwe. of..seed, planting, the (lowers for whloh classes are provided. . ' The Flower Show' committee with Mrs. Hnmman as convenor: was appointed;; also- the; R-efT�shment  com-nxittee wiih Mrs. Tainto'r as-oonven-cr. With such capable ladies as leaders It may be expected that those committees will \utilize every' opportunity to acquire'novel and practical Ideas] the working out of which will doubtless contribuiie greatly . to the success ol the Flower Show. Mrs. Mahaffy then road in a very lympathetic manner, a paper wri.Uen by a'memher oti the Carnnangay Institute entitled, , "The Influence ot Homo EuYironmenit." The' writer ot the paper- had .expended .caretuf thought in dealing -with this subject; The program for the next mcotlag pect of a sewerage? system being, installed in Taber, it was: as unanimously agreed that steps must be taken at once to clean up the town, thereby lessening, as far as lies in the power of.,tho citizens at-present, the likelihood of tlie outbreak of a serious epidemic of disease. An epidemic which might cost many lives will surely break out it the town is jiUowed to remain in its present filthy state, a perfect breeding place for every kind of disease germ, never to mention the doath->bearing fly which will soon be swarming. everywhere once more. . ^ .\fter much discussion a committee was appointed "to meet, discuss and devise, it possible, some practicable Scheme to be presented to- the Taber Council, whereby the town may be brought, without delay, to a more i-Sanitary, 'tidy and attractive state than at present. The personnel of this civic conrmittee is as follows : Mes-dames Cook,' Hamman, Tainter, Mahaffy,. Sernett, McColl, Williams, Powell, Blue; MeAHister and Miss, iPaterson. This: commiittee may wait upon the council � with a practicable scheme, if same can be evolved, and present it, not in any spirit of meddling, but in an earnest endeavor to aid in; bringing Taber to that state when it may be truthfully advertised as one of the best and most attractive cibies in Alberta. cries of intoxicated unreasonable patriotism were heard. Now, however, we begin to see the reverso ot the medal. From T'rance it was news that general labor federation is or-ganiziinB; a vast agitation against the proposal for a return to three years' service in the army, and now, mixed with cheers for'the tri-color, is heard the rumbling threat ot a tscneral strike if the three years' proposal becomes law. In Germany too, the alleged enthusiasm begins to show tlii-cadbari,'. The government's detertirination to plunge into a fresh competition of armaments brings forth only groans from jo\irnals representing tho fman-cial, commercial and propertied elements. The Frankfurter ZeitunK says: "When we hear these gigantic (ig-uics we must take our lieads in our hands and ask if in all conscience they can really be tho result ot serious consideration. One is rather forced to the conclusion that they are the product of a veritable state of armament's drunkenness, that the government has been stampeded by a process ot suggestion into underwriting heedlessly all the demands of the military men, without giving a second's thought to other ways or means." The Boersen Courier, the organ of the stock exchange, says : "One imposes 'a tax ot this sort only in limes of the gravest need, when it is urgent to act quickly because the incmy is at the gates, and the neces-city for national sacrifice is imperative. In the times ot peace amid which we arc, after all, still living,' one should avoid evoking extremes which can easily awaken the impression that they are the last sheet anchor of a financially impoverislied country," There is, of course, a popular outcry in England on the fiue-Hlion of the army and navy, and of still more importance is the fact that the blow struck at returning prosperity has been felt no less severely here than Emperor William has struck a bloSvjon the.continent, but evidence of gov-at German commerce as severe as ernmental knowledge of what is do-that which has fallen on tlie, rest of � ihg in Germany has been confined so Europe. He may make Germany dominate Europe from a military viewpoint and tlius enforce German comniL-rcial supremacy, but it is agreed, that many years must elapse before Germany-herself will be, able to recover and that her supremacy will be that of a nation with its credit severely strained over countries still ni'ore severely crippled. Caused a .Scramble 'rhe increase in the German war force has been followed by a grand patriotic scramble ot the countries qt Europe, to compete in the increase ot armaments. For a fe^y days only the far to the pronunciamento by the homo secretary against foreign airships fiying over England or approaching the English coast. Mr. Mc-Kenna's document was severely lengthy a,nd rich in details of restricted and unrestricted areas, but it failed to provi(i|e any means for enforcing the rules' laid down, and has so far only provoked a fresh outburst ot laughter against men who, while fiercely objuratorV on woman suffrage, has been subdued by militants to. the point, of, daily window smashing and other lawbreakers from the prisons. FATHER RE GyiLTY OF b CRIME Nauseating Case Reported From , Coleman-Parent Was a Common Brute CAMBiRlDQE AND OXFORD London, March 11.-This morning was utilized "by bothOxfovd and Cam-brid'ge for smartening their movei-uients. The move one Bees them the more convinced one becomes that they are gradually getting much closer to each other in speed, so Idierc is every proapect of a good race. Coleman, March 10.-Charles Lcfley, charged with the crime of inccsti was taken to Macleod Saturday lo stand �trial at the next court of competent iurisdiobion. . ' J..oflcy was arrested last Thursday night, in a bar-room, by Constable Grant, of the H.N.W.M.P., and appeared before Inspector'T. S. Belcher, J.P., Friday morning for examination. The entire day was consumed in I taking evidence tor the prosecutioiu. ' Cicely, the 17 year-old daughter of Charles l.olloy, gave evidence �s to her father's guilt and stated that the affair had been going on for the past; year. Her father beat her-' when slie refused to submit to bis desires, also stripped luir naked, stated that her father frequently brought other men home with him, drimk, and that the'y drank and caroused in the liousei; that her father had compelled her to accept the attention.? of these, drunken men, sending Jicr sister out of the' house ; that n\\e had boon afraid to tie of liquor with them and stayed until the liquor had b'cen finished. The accused made a statement in which he denied the charge, and'c4ll ed his daughter Cicely as a witness for the defence. She told heir father point blank, that he was guilty and (did not appear to he afraid of him under the protection of the court. Leflcy is a coal miner and has resided-in Coleman for the past live or six years. He came here from Michel and formerly lived  in' Montana. I-Io is 50 or GO years of age. I-Tis wife died some twelve years ago, leaving the two girls, Cicely, now. aged 17 And Mabel aged 15. The town police have been aware for some time of conditions existing ,in, the Lclley home, but could gain no substantial evidence on which to lay a charge. Several efforts have been made to have the eldest girl placed In^ an institution of some kind, hut the efforts have hitherto failed. Cicely Leflcy is subject to epileptic fits and when under the influence ot such, wanders away from her home. A few months ago sho . walked to Blairmore, a distance of four miles, after dark, and was found by tho police of that town wandering about at. twelve o'clock at night. She had waded, tile Old Man river and her Clothing was dripping wet^.when dis-^ covered. A phone raessage^'was sent to the Coleman barracks and Lcfley ordered to procure a rig and bring his.daughter honie. One of the coldest nights last winter, with the thermometer 20 below zero, tlio .girl ran down town cldthed' in- a., chemise and a kimono, barefooted and bareheaded. She was picked up - and taken honra. The girl Cicely is at present ii^ihe care'of nurses at the Miners' hospital and will remain there until some dis- tell anyone of the conditions existing posi-tion is made of her. The youuget W. R. CoiJo, a young; married man ot Hamflton, pleaded guilty to taking his employeifs money and was allowed, to go 0117 deferred sentence. The judge said H|; was talking Into account the. fact that he had received: starvation wages..-' Don*! merely smother |iwir cough illTnTI - MathleU'sSyrup of Tar andfcod Liver Oilinotbaly. |. I jM'Bl 1 B i-~--proaiptly arreste couching, but thanks to its tonic and ;\�V,��'M ** � strengthening properties it helps the system to throw.off the cold i^iid thus effects a permanent cure. It is this qualitj; whicuhas wonifor, it the largest'salo pf any cough and cold remedy in Canada. j'jf. /(7?^IftUiloii'� Nprvlno riminn Hiu wnuilovfnl lio�ano)i(vwei". B}' so doing,, tliey save mone}', and have increased comfort. Time 20 to 30 years. < 3. (WIDOWHOOD) -TJie stage of regret. Gas Is getting? scar^, and people struggle on with a scarcity of it rather llian go hack to the trouble, dirt, and unhealtlii-ness of coal. Time-5 to 10 years. ev J11 the American gas regions th Sfeneriition" being short or long, which speak of the "Gas siinjily means that natural gas only lasts for one generation. If used waste-fully, it nia}'^ be used up in less than ten years; if conserved it ma.y last Irfty ,years. Which Phui Do You Think is the Best-Waste it or Conserve itl Natural Gas Company LETHBRIDGE clean, healthy recreation and amusement.. The Coleman band gave an open-air concert yesterday afternoon. The band has been makjing rapid strides the past tew weeVs, and bids fair to become the best m^^l'^'^l- organization in the Pass. CROWN PRINCE IS RESTORED TO FAVOR Berlin, March 10.-The Crown Prince has at last apparently been restored to his imperial father's favor. The Tageblatt, announces that the prlncc- will leave; his command of the Hussars at Danzig, and return -to Berlin as commander of another regi-nwnt here, the- Grenadier Guards. This regiment is classed as one of the cracks, and may be said' to come first after the two so-called foot guard regiments. � . The ^b'&nge will be especially ap- plauded by the peopjle of Berlin with whom the Crown Prince a'nd Princess are exceedingly popular. It is now more than two years since the Prince took command of the Deatn's Head Hussars at Danzig. This command, which has learned officers, has always been looked upon by the pri vate citizens,: and- in particular hy the Berlin people, as the greatest regi ment in the GeTman army. MOTOR EXPLODED France, March 11.- SUBMARINE Cherhrourg, Seven of the crew of the French sub marine' iPqucauU were 'injured two fatally, by the expTSsfoa. of a motor today, i Montreal La Pressc gives publicity to charges made by a defeated Nationalist candidate that tWo federal ministers were guilty of corrupt practices. . . .MR. GERALD PI^II^JQ '' j'j; . , With^ Eckhardt Gompaiiy .at'the Morris TK(|atre Four ' Nights^'Commencing; Tomorrow-Evenings " � INEY NEEDED TO CORRUPT ELECTORS Toronto, Ma'rch 10.--N. W. Howell made a final attempt in the loglsla-lure today to have a bill introduced to amend the act of the la�t session to take out of the hands of the lieutenant-governor,. In council the power to spend the $5,000,000 voted tor New Ontario development, and place it under the control of thc legislature. , In ruling the bill out of order, the . Spealrer referred to certain authorl-^ ties bearing on the qnestion. of money.^ bills before Parliament, Fresh from the gardens of the finest tea-producing country in the world, (the i^nd of Ceylon). "Salaido'^ Tea' is sold only in sealed lead packets, :i thus :