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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 12, 1919, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE E10HT rHK DA1T.T HKRALD WEDNESDAY. MARCH 12.1119 woe IKE V. S. 'British Would Have Monopoly of Cable Communication VAR1S, Maroli the] possibility of a virtual monopoly ot j cable communications by Crfai Urt- tain. should her claim to the captured German cables be the Vett- ed'Slates derogates to the peace can- Terence are entk'-ivoritig lo niafce ytror.g precaution ct their be fcro1 ihe legal uuLhcrUies, to whom t'.u- subject Ins been Tflcrreil. The iK.riuaal cxperis who iirst considered question were unable to anil the supreme council. upon motloii o! Secretary of Slate Lansing, rvferreil to loga! experts ihe of ti'.tcj involved. experis are beics pressed by the Cnltei for a re part. Early in the war ihe British cut the tn-J German cables from KmJon to America by way of ihe aud the cable beuvcta Monrovia, the Uberinn cuplial and They look one end of ose of the German- American cables to Halifax, thereby focuriiig another trios-Atlantic line. Tht other cable iliey gave lo ihe >'renrh government. whit-Ii frvr has made uo attfiiiin 10 uiiliie it. prob- J ably beeauip of the scarcity ir' sub- J marine cable material and cable- 1 laying Tbe lirUish now claim thai these arc prizes of They do not intend io allow their return to Ger- j or tj regard them as subject i to Jirptfition by. the peace confer- ence. The United States delegates. J however. conlcn-J thai the cables ivere i unlawfully rut and unlawfully re-coa- j nected. because the United Stales not a; 'war when this Tvas done and! ha3 an interest in item as one i tif the termini- .Nor. they claim. ftiere proper warrant rcr the cutting rif tht cable between Liberia and Bra- zil, r.s (Lesb countries were neu- tral at" the'time it was rtone. 1 Chinese Soldiers Responsible; For Horrible j is Even-where i PHONES: 651 and 1191 March in Russia, particularly in Petrograd and'Moscow, were describ- ed in a report received by the state department. ,Tbe depths to which the country has been yluageci by the Bolshevik rule was said by the ad- vices to be indicated in a report from .Moscow, saying that human haJ been sold 10 the famine-stricken Tiialion by Chinese soldiers, who latei arrested. Both Moscow and Petrograd were reported without food of any kind, sup- plies of coali and gasoline r.Jso having heen-cxhauated anil since i was nationalized in September. I If lias no! been available for private use. Because o! lack ot fuel, the atf- Yices saiJ. ihe sewage and water sys- tems of Pctrosrad might cease ontr- ittions at any time. The streets ol Petrograd were de scribed as deserted with Ihe tion of soldiers and civilians begging for food. The deaths in ihe city, from typhoid and smallpox, were Wituated at 4.000 dally. The Swiss, Danish, Swedish, Dutch and British embassies were said to have- been looted. Conditions in Most-oxr v.-ere ts bslter than in Fetrograd. although fill industries in the former, except t t few military plants, have ceased to I Charles eldest son of Mr. Servant of God, well aonc! operate, The only food available and Mrs. Chas. H. Wcstgate, o? Eyre- Thy (furious warfares past; 5s brought lo Moscow bv the more. Alia, Charlie was bora and The battles fought, the race is won, peasants, it at excessive brought up in Montreal, but in art crowned at last. -trices, sugar bringing ;'0 roubles a his parents moved to Alberta, and he R-. >n Christian Guardian, pound, "which at rouble would bs n.t seven and hi a pound. CROP INSURANCE DROUGHT means failure oi crops. Irrigation provides this, HAIL means destruction of crops. Why not be protected against this by insuring with us? FIRE means damage or destruction of property. We represent only the strongest and best fire insurance com- panies. -i. LIFE INSURANCE provides your family against want. .See us about it. We represent an old line strong company. If You Want to Sell Yoitf Farm, See Us, For We Have A Large Number of Buyers Coming Up From the United States We Make Farm Loans; and Give Prompt Service STONER EDGETT, LIMITED Head Office: Balmoral Block, Lethbridge Branch Office: Stoner Block, Redcliff P. 0. Box 264 SUCCESSORS AT LETHBRIDGE TO M. P. JOHNSTON A CO., AND R. V. GIBBONS 4 CO., AND AT REOCLIFr TO THE STONER AGENCIES. Di to meet what came to him cheerfully 5ent of Winnipeg, vaa arrested, charged wilh stealing a 51.000 Victory Bond from an Edmonton maa. CANADIAN CASUALTIES active for over a year with-, out a rest. "When in September last' his turn came for leave he greatly ea- joyeij a much-nteded reft with tives and frienda in OTTAWA, March Tiie GazoltQ contains the tollowins award announcements. Second Bar, O.S.O. Lieni-Coloncls McFarlane, 50th; Harold Kilcy. iitli. First Bar Charles Canstantine, the homo-Eeeker. shonlil say so." asBembled fans. He looks to be in and "when 1 came here waial line, Iml strong un his hadn't the strength Lo titter a T Of pep. The fens vie- I couldn't walk across, (he room, and I House settles down. The speaker calls One titty-nine officers and members ot the Wholesale Sad- dlray association twenty associ- ated retail hirncsa com- ponent" parts of tho Jlannfnr.- turero' ossoclalkm o! the United Slates, were ordcre.1 hy the federal trade commlBsion at Washington to stop trade practices which tbe corn- und Bournemouth. On reluming to casualties were 111- cow fort ably %Hlh an AutoStrop Raror in 3 minutes no time lost fumbling with parti. shaving afl done whhout from razor. Kacor rtrop 12 In neat compact case. AutoStrop front he was made a corporal, but had been hack only .a fefr days when, at Ihe age of 22, wag "trilled in action" on Sept, 30th. 1918, when his battalion stormed captured the village of Tilloy, near Cambral. His officer commanding in Tvriiing lo his i mother said: "Vour was a very cona, Man. i hrave boy and was in command ol his i ptatcon when killtd, He a wonderful cxarrple o( bravery to the more inexperienced men. lie yrns marked for a promotion, and had ho this fight >vouid have been granted a pommisslen in the battalion. 1 have recommended your son tor fj. decoration, which when granted will he sent to Corp. West gate left a fine record fnm childhood. Always a boy of high ideals and fine Christian charader, he seemed to take naturally lo (hat which was good and noble. His Ijfe among Iho soldiers one of truo comrade- fhlp, yet one of line Christian influ cnce, and hl-5 Chrl.-tlan experience ripened even with the bardship3 of war. Jti Ms last IcUer. received after hia death, he says eoir.e of hh best pals have been killed, and then rrv marks; "It's itvrful, and yet mnai go on to pay llir.t suprome sarrj- (ice we cml i this thing, and there must bo onlyj one end." lie evidenced his -Tho following today: David Infantry K, McPhce, M.M., Victoria. Machine Gum W. A. Woodward, Van- couver. Medical Services lnc formation of the Union Government, his .blows off White and Flavcllfc. He uppercnts savagely Canadian High Commission, nml con- nect-s heavy right swings to the head of food controller and'press censor. Richmond Hill church re.iuesletl tho Toronto J'restiyCfry for permission to senara u the union with the Thornhlll ohurch. A rather novel proposal was receiv- ed the I'resbytery troirj congregation of Ihe only Presby- erian clmr'ch in Ihe llaliama Islands, Won This rlinrch has been under the Irir'.j I'rcnbylcrian church Vir IOS ycirs. it now to .ranstcr ila allegiance to the dian clinrch. anrl'liorioinc a part ol tho i'reibyiery nl TnMnto. The congre Cation Is atterjilcd by.bolh wlillo and l( U free from A fvxJ for energetic "SQUIRREL" BRAND Pwuint Butter ikgln early to fecJ ths "Squirrel" Mrarvl. It keeps them from over-w ting the craving BuiUs bone, and brain Keep a tan of Pause9 for brnalh. Haugn the and tells Ihe boys how Koch antl Hafg actetl on hU KUgKefillons ro comliict of the war In Kuropc. Returns to Attack ahrl slams tlcmoltlllzalion liroiects all over ring. IHtnoblHration goes" Jilighlly groggy. Sam crouches and Urea volley of suggestions M tho Hvisc "3 lo conduct ot national aT- l-falM. Time. House fldiourns for din or, Forllflcfl liy a hcaily meal Sir Ham a little flushcil, but sound Iu at tap of ovcnlnfi session gong Stands loc-lO'toc In a slug-fcst wltli finance department, filabu wlckec Bights and leflB (o departtneol's head heail. PoiinHs t03t of Victory Loan behind Its left ear loam flown "yell of camnnflagft" in n flnisJi nnil df-claroi really to (tuppnrt lhc Oovern- -ncnt iintl r.'ot lo beat il up, corner ganplng hut happy. House resumes Its ordinary buMntM, 1MI.R- .___ Mrl n ThouiKncis of honxirirci (wrerl they ttvo four-fifths of moncv usuallr snfTit for tioriJ.'tivnilcsthiswiH-laitrwn fr.r nuktafr toofili Rtmp home. It and climp to but it reiilv has no equal for resnltf, It ripht of t. roajpi ana (riMi immrdiite relief, unuUy rt'jppinjf ccujrh in 24 W Usi, (Jet 210 ouncu of (W worth) from any potrr It inlfl ft AC-w. foottto, annl sfHTplsin irrannlatc'l fOgKT ayrup mskc 16 ounew. If you prefer, tiso cUriArd honey, or cynip, inEtcdd of tyntp. Either war, H laitfa Mn lecilVt A Iioiily lonp tmty AStonVs-liinir how quicldv tt pfnclratitiy sir ol the Otroit and and rttsts (he pfilcsm, and the TfitmbrineJ, tradnMk hot Ihe unno.vlnp fhroat tickle ami i1 dalcil scliool, Is organizing a consoli' rliuprxtr fntircly, Xolh'mn bet- tor for brMichilis, fpsiwAdlo croup, wlioopirjK couch or bre-ncnifll I'ind w and liiphly cofiofn- cXrnpcTmd of genuine Korwuy cxtracr, kvowu world over (or Hi healing" cUfet rin the HisaprKiiiitmvnt by nskinc ytmr dntfyitt for of Pinex with foil dfrrctioris 'and doji't Ihlae clsv. Guarantctrl to or Mtmer pre Co., accept ;