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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 15, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta THE" LKTIIimror.K IIKKALB. THUUSIUY, 15, J017 SIX ifoeralfc (i; OAILV AND WEEKLY. Subrcrlptlon Daily, delivered, prr KCC'H Dally, delivered, pel hilly, by mall, pel' yc" Wceily. Uy mall, V" Oi) br mall, uor yoer lo 00 "liorlsbablo" vnrlcly liv Carada, Is Mnj. Ucli, Sir Sim HiiRhcs, K.t'.ll. (Kntiilit CominnmliT of llio In eilillUon lo llic aljovc llie kins 'As lo honor-wllli tlic of Ihe government stilo, imiuely Sire James Altilns, llerLiTl Ames, Ho- lioli'lic" Koreol ami K. Oiler. Anullicr new year nml nnollier Ulrlhcluy nml t'miadj may n whole cabinet of knlfilils ot one sort or another. TELEPHONES Bnslnws OSes Editorial Offico W A. Buchanan President ami Dl'uf'or- John Torrance, Unslness miel of crpln- or slibicrlrllol" pear dr'ly on address Intel. A-J' lice of papers nfier elplrallor dan tur to conllmia Ine lion. Vour Klns and Country netd you right PICKED UP THE PROCRrSS OF THE WAR the Geriuiu relrcal now In prosrcES on the western front will liot iiop short of tlie cvacuitlon ol both Ilapaume and I'eronne is iodii-aled by yesterSay's Jispalches. ill which fur- ther retirement' soutli-wesl' of; na- paunj5 was recirdc.l, -wllli (liiently largo liritish gains. This re- (ireaenl iiecesEilated the atianQou- ment of another of Uie main defences of Baraume. wliicb tli'o enemy liavo nlrcady commenoed to evacuate French gains further lo the cast ami Foath have also made the German oc- cupation ot Terenne practically Im- possible much longer. Philip Gibbs describes Ifce events or. tie west cow us of supreme Im- >-e. to be followed by events of still more importance, hlniine, doubt, at ihe rmnpleto withdrairal of toe Germans from their entire de- fence lines as at present established, to neiv ones considerably In" the rear. The German staff headquarters have already been removed a distance ot ten uiiies. German, dispatches indicate that 1 Von llindenuerg is now commanding on the German pipers rea ton1 lhat his sitaleET, operated with success'on the Kussian front, ct Ins forward the armies of the, enemy lo a sreat distance, is now bein .i opeialed on the western front. The Tlussian and Drilish operatinn i'eisja L, E d V in'.'.wllltfi'- !'nn Tu'Ehs.Vare said1.-to "have' been t end :jii which'the Hus3.1an3 c; nfost Into-" ;j3ritis sumniary'oJ. this tha the "fork's 'have.aimost been. Ewe'pj, itjsliroj mil (iremlcrs of uraviincs receive uilglilhonu from lltio to time without muili rommcul on (lie part of tlic Ic. llioajih thoro ure nt present in ihe Dominion two provincial iiro- mlcrs with Hie title of knlehlhood, Slr'l.omer Gouln and Sir William Heirst, Hit latter being o[ tho vintage ol 1917. I" rei-enl years there have been four Conservative inovlnrfal lire- inters wlili ihe title of Vuilfhl, nnincly Slr Ulcharil McUrlde, Sir lloilmolid nolilln, Sir James Whitney, nnd Ihu present Ontario premier. Sir Lomer Uonlu is the flugle Liberal knigiu. The case agatrst hereditary lltlfs Is very well jmi liy the Hamilton Her- aid, an paper. "If en- cpuragemont Is given lo this new ile- The II. C. covcrunienl reduccil Ihi; bounty-ou coyotes from f3 to J'i Tho Dominion Alliance wmits MI refL'ronJimi on Dominion-wide billon. llov, II. S. Iliiaimll, ol VMinonion. JIBE accented u call lo iliu I church fit Nelson, .MnjJr U C'. Wl'leinan, of Clurlton. formerly of alk, Onl. Uuelrih, died partufc .In Ihe way of Imperial hon- it fays, may not Ijc long be- fore we shall wake un 10 lilld our- selves with, an 'aristocratic caste fas- tened upon our social system. In Canada titles arc esntlc, and, lo be 'somewhat absurd. There is'uo historical.'background for them "In tliis country. They aro as incongruous and out ot place" here as would be a Gobelin tapestry in a cabin, or a suit of mediaeval armor in the cottage of a day laborer. This is an essentially democratic country, and sure that so J. F llraBS Is Hu> aplioln Euperlnlendclil of llie Lindsay House of llofuge. William Fluillay, l'ltj' m elneer'B ilopartmenl nt St. Callmrlnes liaa enlisted In tlic "navy. I'hillinpe (ierinnin, n farmer, ilici suddenly In his waspn 3trl'ct Three Hlvcrs. The AlEOiua Sli'fl t-'orporatioi plnni Bl llio Soo huvo to closi down for lack of coal. llcaiiuviilc MethodUt clmreli The II. 0. fiivcrimwut sub- crllicd lo llio irar louu.- Sir Herbert licit, Montvefl, lias ikeu tJOO.OOO" In the wiir loan. Itov. Dr. ttatf.r, of SI. An.lrcw'B church, Vancouier. liai been culled u church, (Jalfc'jry. .he ordcr-hl-countll (irevqiiL. ivomen from, pro'ssinf ihc submarine war zone amended, so ni nol ti) prohibit tursiiiB slaters frou sol'ng "oil tlalispu'rls. .VI a meeting of llie .l.tbeiHl ns anclnlwn for Iho (edcntl riding 1'orl Arthur-Kciiom. f. 0. Smllli (onfhmcd ns candidalo (or Ih (Kioju Our'Owri 1'inchei- t.'1-eek, March fol liivvliiB liillDr WBS reielvoil by Geo. llculou of Mnycrott. from th oflk'c.xconcenilua Itifoiinatlon In regard lo Corp. Uric Slrachnn Have luck Smllh, who was horn In I'inchc Creek snd whose death was i-eportc' some lime JBO, Thle gallant youn) Boldlei- wns tho son of the lalo Udiloi nml Mrs. Smllh. Smllh wn for manv years rector nf SI. .lohn1 fhnrch. "nnil Sinllli a sls-cr i Mrs. Geo. llcnton and Mrs. U. I Cyril Sinllli, of the llan o( Conimerrc here, Is a brother of th honored soldier. Wnr office, S.W., 2'Jtli January, 191 Lave il In., coniinnnil froi Ins exlchdp.l call to llev. T. Todd, of Niagara Falls, Mayor Hooker, called upon Iho ot llmnlllon. has lioople to boycott polotori for one moiith. Kiuerson Si. Pierre, livins near Aultsville, Out., was arrested on n charge ot munlorins fallier. Jlr and Sirs. Win. Hamilton 3ier- from influenza. Two derhifi Eskimos with inur- Fallicr .lean >lou- there heing any general desire here for the establishment ot a hereditary tilled aristocracy, such a movement, i[ attempted, would bo regarded gen- erally with resentment and'disgust." Eveu )he. Winnipeg Saturday staunch filend oi the heavily 'titled' oyeriiment at Ottnwd, nnd edited by "entleman who was prepared to go Jill for the sake ot Hon. Robert iojeri, protests against this title luslhcss.' II says: 'At "no time during the widespread discussion of the past month or two wrding-lhc bestowal upon hare I come'.across any de ril. of St. Catharines, have given two airplanes to Ihc Canadian Flying Corps. They will bo named s'.on" and "Lnndy's l-aiie." Mrs 51. Sullivan tlio dl vorccd wife, of John L. Sullivan, the pusillsl, is dead at her home, at Cm- treville, H.I., after a Ions illness. clear 'of Persia. PalcElme. Asia Minor and RESPONSIBILITY FOR TITLES oulburst the of rerwtfUpn'.oLinuch this alptiaiieUcal .disaTiUe. used. in-his ..tor- e'ut'e of the prnclice.- Few people are o'-li'e found who will even commit hep'selves so far in Its favor as to be apoloEClli: about II. The opposition Lo it, on the other hand. widespread ind outsppken, and is found in ihe most unusual places, and expressed by Ihe'mosl-unlikely people.." i'TAll kliids''ot.objections are made lo of, ml'ri upon" whom.-the reasons for the frequent .objects of erillcfsm; but- the dlsllKc of ayeraselCa'nadlan Is'far deeper thaii' 'these." arises from. demo- the Canadian people for upoii.l'hem of a social distinclloa.b'etwEenyc'lasses which has rip'-plcce'in this-country.' "la Great' IJntain the jicerage occu- pies a'place by virtue of ihe lypically British'deep-rooted dislike of change ja'latlUhEd. institutions.. A L'ana- aian peerage would he'a JoVe. A Ca nadlaii life by-merit and his posl 'Itiin'.In of his own mak- objeclion-to any if BODS'Qccepiing a "peerage, il ho Tho Owen Sound" council lias in prospect a couple, ot good industries for "tho town In two. separate Mi- ling factories. The Imperial biuk has opened a branch nl" 1'ence Hiver with K. An- derson, late of Qu'Apticlle, us man- ;er. Ptc. Scroll Doyle, a Perth boy. Hounded in the limbs ou Nov lr has won B Military Jledal for bravery on the field. The salary of the -town clerk of Cdbourg has heeii increased from {600 to ?SOO and Ihe clilel ot police has been given a raise of 5100.' ncr T.-dc Courcey naynor pEElbr Contfcgatlonal cJiurclj vlero funl Father Gulllaamo Lcroux, C'olliollc missionaries, In the, Ijikc'region easl of Forl he wlnlcr of aro prison) llcrscllel lalallil, nnd wilK brought to Fort Mcl'lierjon later News of tho murder I'.-f.s brought- III [lerschel Island two.years ago by ft tilg Kaiue huuter'who found a baud of Eskimos wearins the cifixes and vestments, of "Cnlhollc priests. On Invcsliealloii II 'wai found that the ..missionaries Wf r S. .Mao 126 Kiglnh Avo. K, OAlsafj'- fc (lia counlry goes Lo mil the withdrawal of Krciit numbers, qf inbn from agricultural ptmlucllon resLilU Hi the endeavor Jo tfike Ihc nftilnnal royil supply in hand nml lircduco Krcjil tiuniitUlea of sonic simple .and uaMly rulscd atnple. "have IS iiarls to the hundred of Blaroh nnil sugar Jellies and iiO to 00 purls; Vice, 7'J. ImcVwhcal and Larlcy, 77; Hominy, 76- cracked Vheat macaroni uml spaghtiLU, 7J; rdlsliis, (IS; oalsueal tltii huans, CO- bread, oQ lo md diied .-in rmElttii -llio curbohyorales ure f mostly tit the 'soluble virlety known 05 .sugars. lho oHiev foods mentioned 'ra'tliplivdrBMB present are mainly AUrCli. "With these IMiiEi-ln rnlnd It Is not lurd lo of llio fjolulo Ijcing knocked HOOVER'SOES 'TO EUROPE New Herbert Hoover. Hot iew ti ivor, Hc- o _ be pastor ;pfthi nelhel church' to 'reduce eipcnses.- A record priee for one-hog carcas: in Brantford dlslrict was paid by th Malthews-Blackwell Mr. ham, the consignor receiving f 100.75 Frank T. Abey, prominent l.loera of ll.G., has 'been stipendiary magistrate with aulhorit in the Kaslo electoral district. The pollco commission of H Catharines announces' that it lias d cided to insure all the memocrs the The new mace which is being S'vi iV-where flourishing will ha ac- o matter of course. remarMng Ihet under only one hereditary ULle caiije-into existence, and that was in IHe'c'asefnf'Sir Donald Sinilli, atter- Svftris "Lord Slrathcona, and il is un- defalood ihal the recommendation was ma'iJeiBjr the British government, anil noV.bir'.the Canadian EOTcrnmenl. Sir Mat'Aitken was knighted daring the ISine the Laurier government was in power, bul that goTercment had noth- ing'Lo do Trith his selection; he chosen b> the authorities in England. _, }s spreading lilies broadcast .Canada are concerned, Ihe .mer leave it 'to hi 31 to have It'gfrea other cotaams, -which te Indicates arc open (q-his.-eSuEiops. to ot thti V-il'-B- -JJEeVcon inenr.'recpriiliiETided' more.fersons to iiUedlaistinction tKe'Conser In Catiada. Tie Liberal parly -was in f power rrom.lS96 to 1911. The Borden government has been in power from JSll to 1917. Without resorting tp the period Ihe ConserraliTes were in power from 1S73 to ISOfi, we do not, hesitate to declare that almost as niany knighthoods and peerages have .lieen conferred bj the Uorden govern- .inenL. In. six, years as were conferred i rturlng the Dllesb years Sir Wilfrid, vl.aurier was in power. It Is worth whlJe recalling lhat dur- ing the fifteen vears of the Laurler .regime only five members ct the caW- of bpportiinit net, as such, -received lilies., They IF- were Sir Wilfrid Laurier, who was we fear of loading a knight of the Grand Cross o t Ihe alrhalitt .Si.. Slicliael and St. George by Queen on Ihc occasion of his vlsl England during the jubilee of ISO? Sir Frederick Ilorrfen. whose services as minister oi militia nuring Ih .South African war wun him the dl .Unction ct knight comuander; S Louis Davies, Sir William Mulpc I'find Sir Allan Aylcsworth, all of who 'received the same honor at vario! '.'times. Five titles in fifteen yao ihft record of the cabinr 'Not a private member, of parjiprr.c make-him-happy, so by the Elieriffs of London to t! 'ag will go away aud flourish Canadian House of Commons, will 1 w. i. troupht to'lUfnada by Sir Robe Uordcn. John Richards, formerly conim sooner of agricullure for P.E.I., ai leader of the Liberal local uiipo tion Los from '1911 AnEeles, Cal.1 1515, is WAR LOAN IB. la .H DOMINION. OF, ;GANADA; 1 Issue of StfSO.OOQiOOO 5% Bonds Maturing lit MafehJ193t try i 22 ;Payable at par at Ottawa, llaHfai.St John, Charlqttctown, Montreal, Toronto, ReSina, Calgary, at the Agency of the Bank of Montreal, New York Oily. INTEREST PAYABLE HALF-YEARLY, 1st MARCH, 1st SEPTEMBER. m PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST PAYABLE IN GOLD. V ISSUE PRICE 96. VFULL HALF-YEAR'S INTEREST WILL ?E ON 1st 1917. -y; TOE PROCEEDS OF THE LOAN WILL BE USED FOR WAR PURPOSES ONLY. THE MINISTER ofFixAKCE offers herewith, on liVlmlf I Delivery of scrip ccriificatcs find of bonds wjjl njide bscrip- j through the chartered j. slnnctl In Its 15 eafa'ol power much less than ihc orden gOTcrnmcnt during Its Eli ears of nilc. For aU we care Ihe can knight every Tory In ic.-lanil, but they had teller hurry p .and complete Ihe Job as llic lime f opportunity is Ellpning away raiii-1- very lillle chance we fear of loailing on any more letters Tlic World's War Chronicle. Phila- delphia. Ihe New York Unliset, the North Star, Fitcliburg, Mass., and Vlereck's American Weekly, New York, have been barrctl from Canada. Petrolea folk believe that Counless Zeppelin was Mamie .Mc-Oarrcy, who was born in i'clrolea gome forty yeara ago, and who went to Austria to live when fourteen years of.-age. Principal Hammond, of Perth, baa a pen of thirty-two pure bred barred Plymouth Hock hens ivhlch have produced czcs since No vcmber 1. Dennis Mnrphy, prtimh.ent Otlawa citlzcn. former Conservative M.P.P.. director of the llarik of Ottawa and member oE the Tcmiskaming ft Nor- thern Ontario HMIwny commlsilon. is i his prcr.ious government acU "P. D. Q -i liresitlent Uic Army. War college, The farmers of Alheria co-opernte. The wool growers are commencing lo learn the icsson- Commfssloner Freeman decla'refi there Is no trulh in the report thai he Is going to lake the orange car on on Saturday hccsuiie It happens to be the sfevenle'enth of Ireland. who nntil recently military attachr. in iho ________ ___. ______ llcrlln, declares tliat "the (Jennan people are on the pdge of starvation." and Germany repared to cnlcrlaln Icnna of peace lud lo a long way lo get them. l.leul. 1. II. Hlortr, of Ualtlefonl, las been Ml'-1 occurred on was recommended for a title by that Eovernmenl- Robsrt Donlen's tltln of yrar.d cross of the Order of SI. Michael fs ,the same as lhat held Sir Wilfrid and Is a birthday giti of the present king, conferred In 1914- In addiilcri there arc lii bis cabinet five :.f hor.i.s.; Ccorne Foster, Alherl Kfjnp. Qcorgo Poricy and ivcr Itose' holding iflfcs of the oucc fs -3. nlic fiflr-cn Turks l it Ituasla (-HH 1 Veep It up. llirrc won't be of driving Turkey out of Kuropc There won't lie any Turks left any (n nctluii. Ills 5. He far ilc.ld of iDld find lli several years a member of the and during. Hie .Xr.rtl Ilctelllon was mentioned In palclies. Mrs. Rlnrcr Is n daughter of the late G. Murlo, pioneer man of Ihc weal, and sLiier cf o CartJslon. There Is a rumor In St. Ronlfaco .Man., thai lion. Hohcrl Ttogrra 11 tends !o nllpmpl to lie the lira member In represent in ihc fcdcra house Ihe rldlns of Man.l which wan. lor the most par dealers I'rovcnclior, whlrh will have al III electinn right lo two rr IKIIIR for UC-W har.fla lu, If the of Southern Alliorla fan get ttcht 6r ten cnnLs per more their [iro.lut.1 by KeHiii ._. __ t reel to llic Canadian manufirlurcrsl mr.rte out of llic ronncr county Slllt Uf ULII.IO ofthc Governincnti thunbovc-nnmcd Bonds for Subsc iS lion at 96, pkj'iible >s 1 10 ncr pent on application; O 'go 16lh April, 1917; IS 30 15th M.iy, 1917; gj' 2G 15lh June, 1917. (S The total illotmenl of bonds of this issue will be limited iS to one hundred and fifty million dollars, exclusive of the amount (if anyVpaid for bv the surrender nf bonds fej .is (he of cnsii ttnifer the terms of Ihc fe{ I.onn prospcctiis'gE 22nd November, 1915. SI Tlic instalments may be pniil in full on tho IGlli dny of" fej April, 191.7, or op any inaUilrncnt iluc drile thereafter, under discount at'lric rale of four per cent per annum. All pnyincnts ur6 "ip'lhp. made to n chartered bank for llic !S credit of .the Finance. Failure to pay any instalment when dun will render previous payments liable jg to forfcilure'iind iho nllotmcnt lo cancellation. S3 Subscrip.tionE, Bcconip.lnicil by ft deposit of ten per SSI ct-nl. of Ihe aWawnt Eiibfpriljpil, must be forwarded through SH the medium pf. n chartefc'l bnnk. Any branch in Cnnaila of any charttjrci) batik receive subscriptions and le.suc y provisional'teccipts. ra This ioanV'alithbrizcilf under Act'of Ihc I'arliambnl m of both principal and interest .will be !i ckarge tipcn the Consolidated Hcveiiuo Fund.. I'orrns of npplicalion may be obtained from any brnncli in Caiiada'of any cliarlcrcd hnnk and at ihe office of any AsfiilanlJlVcccn'fr pcnrrnl in Cannda. Kubsc-riptjoni nitist be for even hundreds of dollars, gj In cnjc pf porlini allotments the surplus dcposit.will be jg applied towards psyment of Ihc amount due on llic April instnlmciil. The will be exempt from Miy ;a in pursuance of g by the Paj-liamcnt of Cnnadit. bonds'wilh coupons will lie feucd i.. of Tully fcgislored lioniji coupohs will issued in denominations of I or nny aulliorizcd multiple of be [mid at, miilurity the ofiicc The interest on tlic fully registered liofiils paid by cheque, which will be remitted l-y DV >i luufi ti in uy on lioiids with tbiipoiis will bo paid on surrender of fiiUji'.'cll'cqiics and coupons, al the option of ijiii'holder, willbn payable free of cxclnkngc al any brancl) Cnnana- of any cliartcrcd bnnk, or at the Ageiicy of jljO BaiA Vork-fcilj-. Subject to the' jiayincnt of Iwcnty-fivc echlij gt new bond issued, hofdcnLof luliy.rcgistcrcd .withotit K.. coupons will have the right to convert into borids of .the nAn ii-il 1, n linl A pra hi llrtllnf KccOgrtzc on an soc roers vng rje i Scrip lion'-negolinblc or payAiilc lo bc.wr On business in Canada will be nllowed 9 iS in accordance, "with the choice of the applicant for sion 0[ jhrec-cighlhs of ohc per cent on allolirients s il issued after allotment im''rviiftl 111 aCCOrUallCl. nJiu niu iiiun-i, vi rcRistcro'd yr biatrfr bontU, will be issued, after allotment, in exchange for'lliO provisional receipts. When the scrip certificates have been paid in full and payment endorsed 'thereon by the bank receiving the money ihey tn'ay lie exchanger! for bonds, when prepared., with coiipoii3: atU'chcii, payable to bearer or registered as lo principal, or for fully registered bomls, when prcp.-.rifi, -iUfcout coupons, in accordnnce with the application. kv> tlelioininatipu of witli coupons, nnd holder? with coupons' will liiwe. the righl-lo convert jnVii fully registered bonds of aiithorined dcnominntionH wjtliput coupons nt (iny time on Application 10 the Miniflcr of ]-'inahcc. j The books of the lonn will be. kept nt the Ocprtmeni of Finance, Ottawa. 'i V, Apiilicntiou will lie made in due eutirso for of the issue 'on the and Toronto Stock KjcuhanpeB. KccOgnizcdiioitil and stock brokers having Officesanil on business in Cnnaiin will be allowed j of three-eighths of one per cent on made in rcsricct of applications beiitinr> their Blampi'prqvidcfl, liowever, tlial no commission will-be allowed jprrcjpccf, of the amount of any allotnienl paid for of bonds iFsucd under Ihe War I.Aan prospcclij'i! of i'Jntl or in fepccl of the arrtourjl' of allotmcrif pitd for by cutrcmler of five per ccnf flcbcnliirt Block 'inntlirinic, 1st October, ,1019. No commlBslop will, be allowed im respect of lipplications on forjiis whicli hsycnothccnprintcilby llic King's Hrinlfr. ''SUBSCRIPTION LISTS ox OR BEFORE DirAP.Tvr.NT or KISAXCC, OTTAWA, March OF MARCH, 1917. i SB. i! t i! SI ;