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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 8, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Lethbridge Daily Herald Volume V. Alberta, May VON BIEBER5TEIN TO BE THE PEACE DOVE Germany .Sends Cl Diplomat to Court ol .St. James holies of radi- cal InipnMcipent In Anslo Clcrmin ic Jntlons peril Mis the ivoUliuto of an .Anglo del mail wai, hiup followed the snuouncemout tl'al Baron 'Maitihall Voiii. Bleberstein. Uevmany's famous Ambassadoi at Constantinople is il) out to 'become the" Kaiser's represent- ative at London. The Earon a'rrlvcd In Merlin ycster- dij foi the put pose of ronfenlng wnh the Imperial Chancellor, prior to ac- companying him fpi an mditme o! the Emperoi at Kails.uhe, on Ins Maj esty's return frail] Corfu on Saturcla; Baion Maricliail on Uieborbtum b appointment has, not hion official ]j anouiicecl, but il is ti'im ofliclalh nOiiiilteu and ouh rcciuiic (he er's formal Kanction, The Kaiser intends the appointment 1o be i clemoubtiatne m imfesl i lion" of Jin, e for fi leudshlp ami an: understanding with Great Urltnln that he has chosen the cleverest and most forceful .'man in the German dip- lomatic service' to give effect to his and plans .If Von Beiberstein cannot aeonipllsh task of. removing the bad blood, than once in. the past de- cide, has brought Or" it Biltain and to thq brink ot wai, theie be an inclination in Bellin to the case as chronic, and to bo lieve that eventually hostilties will ibe inevitable on B L BOTH LEGS BROKEN Forme, B.C., -May min- er was .seriously hurt last in number five mine, Coal Creek. A slight bump dti> lodged a set of ing l lock l.lie, which c Ilic miner, M. Savage, breaking both legs below the knee. Savage is a imirncil man, living.In Fernle annex. Musicians of the Titanic Who Met Death Without Flinching NEARER MY THEE, f isie by LOWELL MASQU. SAYS HE LED A DOUBLE LIFE Pcculiai- Si or j. Told by a Man UndcrwcnJ Operation on Brain Chicago S The man who aai.1 he is George A. Kimmol, whobo sku'i recently was .operated on by Chicago snigeons last night issued a. stalement in which he declared he had lived a Jekyll and Hyde life. 'If vou Temembei ilia btoi> of Di "Jde ijaron ociuciatt-m declined to sneak for publication until stand mv medicament, lie said Ills appointment is ml actual fact 11 ib knowa to be enthusiastic th which will be entiusteil to him, and TO be prepa-red to dedicate to it jlhr- battio talent and enemy which en- abled him to Viin a picdonmiant posi lion 'or Germany al Constantinople m the I past fifteen yeais Hib transfei to London is of piquant Elgnflcaiico, in. Mew of the fact that, ivhile he was Foreign Socretaiys in ISOd, he inspired and tli the lamous "Kaiser telegram" to Piesid Kruger, an incident which has nnuch to do with the present Anglo- German hostility. The Kaiser was op- jiosed to seijding tl.e telegiam, hut Von Beibcistem made him that this message W'as -demanded by public opinion ,aermani's evtieme pioBoei leanings dm ing the wai that followed Iirojed that the Baron's judgment was right Von Beiherstein is in Ills.70th year, fcut looks ,60. BOUGHT UP COPPER COINS SUPPOSEDLY PART OF THE TREA 'SURE CARRIED BY THE SPANISH ARMADA T.ondon, May a lelief fiom the output of stone and metal fiom the sea, whele the supposed Sran Aimada tieasnre ship lies off To iheie have now been eied 32 coppei coins twentj four of them came up in a cluster. Two.are and 1582, and are clearly jriarked "Phllippu'o These are .the first Spanish coppei coins of the period of winch there 1s any record. It had .been believed that Spain, then bv fai ihe richest king the world, handled money im practically, and did not deal in small copper corns These coins came un sinning like and the staff of ihe Bilvage ship were sure tliat the long expected gold hid been i cached at it t and greeted the glittoilng coim Mill! tlieeis, but all is not gold that fitters and the coins tuinod green under the acid test, "At tei fourteen 50.111, oE ciailmess, 1 liaie my lobl peisonality and mj lettei nil me has abserted itself "I now remember eieis detail of the issault which changed mi Irte 1 tnow tlie names of inj assailants T hen attack bad been carefully plan led I Mas slugged on Sixteenth Btieet, St Louis, lit Juh aftei laimg theie, chugged, fiora tbe Hotel, Kansas "I in the American Nation al Banl; at Kansas Citj, One of mi enemies telephoned in mi name and the money taken to the Midland [-lotel. Since this ber counting that money when it w is jnen me bv the cashiei I now ie member dropping i coin as I counted This was picked up bi tins cashier and returned to me. "Another fact that came flic since the opeiatioii is mv letinn to Mich, w here I became maiia gei ot the riist National Bank, taking Lhe place of'Mr Gfloige Ilowaid, who was believed lo been, drowned in a lake nell the cilj The Kimmel claimant said that the names of three men who, he -says, slugged him and cmsecl Him to lose his niemon, will not bo told until the mother of Oeoige A Kimmel, who biands him as impostei, begins hei case in St this month, foi the ol from an insurance company, in which she sajs her dead ;on held ii policj'. TAFT WILL NURSE HIS HOME STATE Ubio 7 was nnnoiinceil lasl nielli lhal Piebiil 'lafl would Washington ncsl .Saturday niglil foi Ohio and that h spend the week in his IICHPP :tite, all tlie time of Ins picscnt loin til the ioiilhun stc Sion. acLielan ci( Slate will also inkailc this state, acroulmg to a ill tict ilceisioii tonight !oh Hcdies ol New York, ami nlors liurlon of Ohio, and Townwnd en Muliiiraii. also .uake niimi'rou' schlrcsspq hcfnre tint primaries ar called in this state. VANCOUVER'S INFLUENCE ON THE BANK CLERK Band of Titanic and the Tune They Played as Big Steamer Sank marlvis than anj ecm l number of men could done TO MAKE THE PRAIRIE BLOSSOM Mr. Cazier Tells of the Immense Amount of Irrigation Work Now in Progress South of Lethbridge Which Will Throw Open a Great Tract" of Fertile Land TO SHOW AT LETHBRIDGE Washington, D.C., The agricultural, appropriation liill reported to the Senate last week, carries to enable tho Secretary of Agriculture to send on exhihlt'representing the Uiiilocl States to Ihe ill- ternaliorial dry-land congress al Lethbridge, AKa., uo.vt Octo. :ber. NEW PROCESS OF USING GAS Authority- lias invented a Process Which Saves the Fuel. Bill London, Maj V. Bone, F R S Ptofessor of, Gas and Fuel Jniiimriot at Li-ods Lmvcrsity, a lectuie al Leeds descnbeJ a --TV Peculiar Conditions Are Blamed for Downfall of Young- Men Vaucoiu er, B C, May lo- cal bank cleilra, two occupying prom- inent positions in the Merchants Bank, and one' employed by ,the Im- perial Bank, ere arrested on a. charge ot of funds All thrtn coufeased, and although theie was said to been collusion between onlj two of them, the dates the theftb would point to collusion be- Thoie Is a sum of" 15.000 supposed io e been stolen b> one of the Alei chant cmplovees, while another sum of was split up between the other two. The oldest ot the three accused is baiely 24 years of age, the soungest is but 20, and the thiid 21 In the opinion of the bank managers and the> are both greatly affected by the the hoys are not crim- inals, but have been led the peculiar situation which relgnj in Vancouver. It is haul lor the people ill ing ngbt help oil tho giound lo icalUe tho vast amount ot work which'Is to lie undertaken during the coniing.sum mcr the C P R Irrigation depait ment anJ all within thlrtj miles ol said of Ihe Consti uction Co of Curdston the comnany which has undeilaKen al most all of tbe laigo inigation canal pi ejects ot the A R and I Co dur ing the past five years. in conversation this morning, JK Ca7iei who is on his way to Chin Coulee, where tlio immanse resenon, stalled last la 10 he completed dining the coming siimmei, said that aftei the leclama tion i.-ojeu, "heiebv a large portion of the noitheui part ot "Montana ib to be irngated bj an immense sjstem ol canals, costing millions of dollars, and the land in Southern Albei ta, which is to be irngated meano of extensions to the sjstem built bv the R and I, ls also imdei watei lights, Is com pletcd the St Van s rner, from winch both these piojeUs are diawing nnich of the uaier to he used, will be almost -dij below the cuial inlet That means, that these piojectb will utili7c the watei ot a laige livei for the pm pose of making the land lulhm one bundled miles o, Leth bridge moie lahnble to the farmer., of the count! i Hepoits f loin Great Palls lecentlj state that-Uie contract ror the irriga- tion south of the bouudaiv line will shortlj be awardeil The engm- eeung denaitment has completed its work, and the now Some jeais ngo, the work w.ib about to bo the soiein- ment smit'out word tlie whole mattet bo diopiied the time being. At that time, the'pioject had proceed sd so fai vis the signing of the con- tiacts bj the engineer in charge of the woik, and the man who was to he ..ignen the contract was A of 'the_Caiiei Constiuction Co, now or "Cardstou. "I lust one day too late." said Mr. Caziei this morning, MR. AYEARST'S' SUCCESSOR Toronto Alay 7 J B Grim latelj pastor of the Baptist at Petrolea, has been appoint >d piouncia] license inspecloi, ill snccefasion to lohn -V Ajeaist, w ho resigne I to so to Albei ta GREAT HONOR FOJU CONVICT KING CONFERS ALBERT 'MEDAL ON AUSTRALIAN 'ABORIGINE FOR BRAVE DEED I omloti S King CJeoige lias uded the Vlbett nfesaung medal to .in aboriginal Australian tailed 'Neighbor." The latter was; y. prison- and was being led by a, .neck- chain hv a- tioonei Wiulc the pair uossing a juolleii btieam, the troopers horse gol uiilo difficulty and dislodgetl his rider, whom -lie kick- ed in th-o.-raee. The troopev was be- ing buept off the stienni, scorning the1 opportunity to cscMpc, rescued his captor after the greatest ilitr inetliod of gas without flami', which, he may woik a tevo- lution in fuel cionomj and imporlant iiiilubtnal cliccts Pi 01. Hone is 0110 ol nil) hamli, of the engineer at the head of aulhonUcs on the subject tbe department, the ordei had gone out, canceling the .cheme. It, combustion The has A big undertaking, and will mean rcath been put Jnto piacucaUr- a- FORGET MAY ENTER BRITISH i London. Eng, Ctnad- ian Mail states that Sir Rodolpbe For- get, M P, will be offered, and will ac- cept a Unionist m the British. House of Commons. If% so, the ivell- known Alontteal fiuancier will be the tlist Frencb-Cauadlau to occupy a at Sir Rodolphe is to a pieBided over by Bonar Law, the TJn- louist leader. much to the State of Montan j tion at Leeds, Smlaccs promote Ino ncii to me state or Montana j Asked as, to whether awarding cmiibnstion of gases in hal BLACK SHIRT EVENING DRESS LONDON DANDY STARTLES SO CIETY WITH AN "WILL NOT BE POPULAR London M S -Tlie audience il the 1 MIC thealie "JIM- nank-otliis" pimlutcd, lBpl ihrn cus H'Mm? alioul with thn ohjfcl of disrcucrmt n a ,n men's cximng vlie'-S mttoduccrt an ui.kncran indiucluil at the Ciller ion Uieairi Moncl.u had liecn adopted at 1 011- AUTO STRUCK A' BADGER HOLE DR.'BRYANS AND P. McNAUGHTON OF CARMANGAY IN ACCIDENT AT DIAMOND CITY While travelling to Lethbndge by automobile on Monday evening. Di Brjans and Mr 1'eter McNanghton, of Caimangay, had the misfortune to suffer an upset near Diamond City The machine, tiavelling at .1 25 mile clip, struck a badger hole, and the tne hurst with terrific effecl Dr Brjans, who is an duvei, was unable lo steady tho ma- chine in tinve, and the anto tinned or, theie bems an elevation at the spot Mr was severely shaken up, -tna was brought to the Gall Hospitil A careful diagnosis failed to reieal a Ijioken bone, OT en a seveie buiise Mr McNaughfon however. Is suffering con wlei ably the shocK Di. Bryans, escaped without injury, and after remaining in the city 'yesleraaj to look aftei Mr MoNaughlon'b conuort, leturntd to Caimangay todaj. ot th 3 coutiact lesult in deplet- ing the siipjly in the St ilary'a llhoi, so far as tho Albeita iruga j .Uon piojecls aie concained. Mi. ler that tlie govtMinnents, hp un- derstood, had arrived .at .an .equitable division of the water, rights, uould now be piotected, although, both canal are in opera- tion, the whole volume of water in the St will bo iu use f .-It-Means-MUchv Btit "it 13 in Southein Albei in that it 13 in somneiii -Mueiui mat i local Merest m tho irrigation piojects fOL cooking pnnmses such gulling, now under way lies, altnongh thure masting and toasting A porus dja- are few icalue what this sum- pluagm, made as alieaily ilescalipri is ._ ..___ Take .lie inclinpd lo irent tlip with Ic.vltj'i tliem and it is on this pioportj the piocesb is based An explosive mKUire surface ol a irri hot poms'iolid, such as a block made of particles of (lie hack bound togeUicl 'ij soinc sml- ible means. v Used I'ol Cooking Tlie new piocess in' -the toiin o! "iliaplnagm heating" may he used CALGARY. HOTEL LOSES LICENSE. Calgary, May a meeting of the boaid-Of 'license the commissioners decided, afwr hear- ,lhe corner 'ol street and Eighth avenue, be omng to the fact that the past con- duct ot the hotel has not been sitif.- faetory in a casing with a Foi inUoclucins; >us at the hack. liont of the niuphUKni is uncovcied ulei sligl.t pressure is made HERE'S ANOTHER STORY SPOILED LIEBE'S PRICELESS JEWELS TURN OUT TO BE SO MUCH PASTE Beihn, llaj S gieat Berlin jewelry nnsteiy htib come to au m- lorious cud, The collection, which the dead Licbc left behind luins out to he counterfeits :and imitations, instead of piecions stones woith 000. Tim '.'golden" chalice, studded with which outshone in aplen dor the Shah's crown, proves to bo worth a paltry sum, instead of which was the-first estimate o.' its value. examined Llebc's iron sure yesterday., aiiounced the sad re suit of their findings'. They slate IhaL priceless iicarlb, which were found in such profusion, could be cracked .be- tween tlie fingers like egg shells. Other gems In the. collections were efinally worthless. German news- papers, which have hail the headline ".lewel unceasingly for the past four days, on the strength, of'the police statements, predict dial Liebe has mimed for himseir an immoitality compaiable only to Ilia! ot the famous cobbler Koehcpenick. With the col lapse of the, treasure story, Hie rn mors about n cathedral robbery at CzeilMtochowa, Hussian Poland, ,wil irrobaWy be short-lived. Sergt. Leslie who has been made Inspector of the local Police poms diaphragm and, is, .ib it issues al Hie fiont iinface, giving a y'hite flame In (lowing, the gas is gradually mixed villi an until tile ptoportion ioi complete comhustion is obtained The -white llamc diinllilshes, in and looses its while coloi. Then il retuins on the stuface ot the dia- phragm which soon becomes red hot. All signs ot llaincs disappear and thete remains a tensely gloving tur-1 [ace, a wall of fire, hut wilh6ut lame Rom which radiates general heat The diaphiagm may he main- tained al any tempetaturc up to aliout ifegices lalncnhell ac- coiding to the lato of .supplj of gas SECONDllGHT AS EVIDENCE PLEA FOR CERTIFICATE OF DEATH BASED ON VISION OF SPOOK Durarrics, Scotland, May mony based on second sslfiht was giv- en m tho Shot Ufa Couit hera, jester- daj, in the case o( an application as to the piesumpllon ot the death of a man of. whom there has trace simp IS'I The daufihtei ot the man testified Her aunt baft (he oE the missing man on a guen date, and she was convinced lhat he had died at that, same hour. Tlie Com I granted the application for tho inebiiniptlon ol the man's dentil, hut did not say how far it had been in-fluenced in doing so; by, the alleged vision WEAK SPOT DISCOVERED New Roads, La, May weak place was discovered last night in the Lakeland levee, Mississippi riv- ei, five miles from this, place, in ail' ea'steily direction, and a gang of eon- v nets a'nd nearly 200 negro refugees were rushed thei e to wort', nnder the lirectton of UnlteS States engineers Many New Roads hava also eft town to assist m the work. Tlra ovee is on the west side. WISE INGERSOLL soll hni lahcn ovor (ho HARRY LAUDER IS ILL London. .May Ijaud- er, the famous ..Scotch .coined- iaii, Is seriously HI inter- nal ailment, r-ajiscil hy over- work. works. MOTHER IDENTinES BOYS MME. NAVRATIL WILL CROSS THE OCEAN TO CLAIM WERE TITANIC SURVIVORS, May 8.-Mme Navratil, who declared that the two waifs saved fiom tlir Titanic anil who arc beini; caicd tor in Xew York aic ilrua, has reccnnl the photos ot the children Slic icconnizccl will sail on the Oceanic lor Kaw1 lYptlc Lo claim ber sonb. According lo Madame Navratil, hue Inibband took tbo chilclien from, hft cousin to whom Uicy had .been confid- ed peiidms; divorce proceedings L'atrr blic learned thai her husband had gone lo England and that he took passage- (or America nf- Ihe children ai Michel, salle4 for short, aged 1 jears, and Fdtnoml, called "Homo" two yuan old. FIFTY RAILWAYS, ARE INTERESTED Neft York, lia> at the loeomotHc firemen on fitly rail- roads ill ISastein territory for Increas- ed wages, evha men on oeitaln class- es of n eight engines., and other work- ing conditions, cornea up Weilnes-1 daj tur eoniMeroilon