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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 14, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, MAY W, 1920 THE "liBRJDOE HERALD PAGE THIRTEEN Senator Gordon's Private Secre- tary Tells of Efforts Made to Destroy Evidence. BIG PRESERVING PLANT 'CLOSES; SUGAR SHORTAGE v STJDBDRYwOnt.. Mar most sensational story yet told lu the In- r vestlgatlon being conducted by Jus- Uces Rlddoiv'antl tatcWord into the to life Ontario govern- ment'ss to 1 he number of loss cut In tho crown timber limits Uwt re lated yesterday by.Ulas Ethel'Drown. private secretary to Senator George Gordon, of Niptsslng, who has an .of- fice at North Bay. Miss Brorra stated that Senator Gordon, was Interested In BqveraV companies, but In hJa'North Day offlco only hU own personal busi- ness transacted. Aecordlns to Miss Brown's testl; mony, she w'ent ti the' office on May 1, and attar she had tried In Tain to unlock Iha door with keys irhlch she had borrowed I'from, the.ofljce or til A. B. Gordon Lumber Company, Ii the same building, a policeman another man climbed through, th? ol flee window, which prlad open previous to this, took the doo: off Its hinges, and let her In. Miss Brown paid that the- tlllni y cabinet had lean tried open and thi letters scattered over' the floor, i nistal boi, whloh had contained- che ques returned from the bank, hac beea forced open and the content taken, out-, .The .cheques had bee torn some of them Into very snia! pieces, and some of the pieces ha been pasted on the walls. No irione was kept In the office. Senator Gordon was in Virginia at IIAMILTQN, Ont. May. Limited, oce of the biggest rult preserving plants la Canada, has >eea account if the sugar shortage. This Is Irst time, in Ha history that I ho tec- ANOTHER: STOCKHOLM NIGHT LIFE RIVALS THAT OP PARIS to close ng to a lack of sugar. Dealers pre- dict sugar bo 37 cents a pound aextweek.1 IPQPUtAIEIST Colonization Association Meet- ing Good Results in Canvass for Funds. .TORONTO, May tie Can adian -who have como east representing the We -association' are meeting with Bplcndld success and are satisfied that their objective of on and a half million dollars will be reached.' Eastern' business and flnan in tvirgmia at, interests ure fonnd to be not only the time. Miss Drown stated. Shn but anxious to assist in wrote him and told'him of what had happened. j Jusllce'ltlddell gave orders that tho provincial police be put on the case her evidence, at' once. Continuing Brown said'tho cheque vouchers In the office d.aied. .back to.November. 1015. These liseu cheques, also cheque torn .to pieces. On the. resumption of the inquiry into the returns as jjb -loss cut, Don- ald bookkeeper for the .Cocb- formerly rana Hardware bookkeeper for dumber Company, said that the prac- tice of deducting five per cent, from the log makers' accounts WRS Inaupyr. atcd 10 years ago. He had" followed this practice, he said, ed by Mr. Ferguson, of the company, to do so. John Nocdham, who was in the em- ploy of (he Spanish River company lu 1911, said he had refused to lake an affidavit as to the number of logs cut in his .camp because the number was set tobjpw. He, had been asked sympathetic tbe development and colonization western provinces, believing results far-reaching. Speaking today "on "progress of thi movement to secure co-operation fc: east and west In settling acres of laud, Nelson Spen cer, 01. Hat, who is her witi'-western representatives, said: 'The solution of many of our na tlonal problems is. more populatio a'mT .greater production. fin eastern- manufacturers and.financla jnou just as alive to the- necessity o the Spanish River as are -western men. The Teoognizevthat vast areas now Id must populated; 1 am ainaced the wonderful-: '.industrial progres made in Ontario during -the last fe -The east seems' only too wi ing to help :us build Up agriculture i the J.' James, president of th ftcgina board of trade, said: "Wo In Saskatchewan feel that help solve many, econom.ic. problems Stockholm, tile capital of Sweden, s lu many respects the most among European citk-s. although s cm the site' of the anoint strong- hold of the vandal Vikings. The foun- dation. of Stockholm is accredited to Bcrger 'jarl who, iu 'the thirteenth century, founded Sweden's empire by an to Finland. "Stock- holm Dlqod Bath" h the uaroe that Is given tho spot whero, hi 1520, Chris- lion' II. of Denmark assembled the leading cobles on the highest point of the Island and decapitated them to make sure of his hold on. Swedish territory. -This -island portion of the modern i-5ty, Staden, suffered much from the' raids of tha Danish Kings. Stockholm has a "night life" that rivals taut of Paris In gaiety, tho dif- ference between tho two being that Paris amusement places are patroniz- ed by visitors who flock to while in Stockholm it Is the home folk who forth of an evening. The elder folk, as well as the belles of the city, seek the cafes, the concert halls, and the numerous theatres In the city. The beaux go armed with liouqnets in stead of boxes of candy, and ths slop girl's dissipation Is not sweetmeats, but flowers. THE FRENCH STRIKE PARIS, May cabinet at Hi meeting today decided that the gov- ernment would Intervene with the railroad companies to have dismissals and other punisbmenls connected with tha railroad strike an- nulled. I'remler Mlllerand left, for England, immediately after, the aweting. A photograph of a universe which may be as great In extent as our own "Jituated In (he outermost rcachoa of Epace and trillions of miles from the ferth, it Is only one of the nilllons of nebulae that cau bo seen'with the naked eye. It Uas been observed ia the constellation Andromeda, afld Its es- imated' velocity Is about 330 kilometres per second.. The cut is from rf botosraph taken at tbo IJck Obaen-atory, California. big fluid In the brain cavity Is known nose, 'and although of an entirely dlf- as hydro ccphalus, or water on the terent material, duplicates the per- iralu, although science has not yet llscovered just what causes it. >r. Dandy has discovered that It fre- quently follows a tumor which blocks he passage of the fluid. Nature pro- rides but one method of disposing ol t, absorption. When that Is prevent- ed by a tumor, the fluid collects and >resses against the brain, destroying t. Sometimes patients will live for vears as imbeciles. formance of a Maxim silencer. N. Y. SOCIALISTS AFFIRM ALLEGIANCE, INTERNATIONALE NEW YORK, May Social- ist Party of America, at its national convention voted to "reaffirm its alle- glancd to the Third (Moscow) Inter- nationale, with reservations, including hat of determining its own national policy." HEGAETOSPA Unless French.Troops Are Withdrawn .From Ruhr Region. All When your mouth tastes like all the mean r things jou ever together, you need BEECHAM'S vre must have more' MoJii rare- fully jsclectefl, rifen and' -women who by Mr. Ferguson, he said, to take bocomc good Canadian citizens, affidavit, but ,had replied that he did is wom -ln west tor not have to take a false oath to make moro Tnc ajm of die Western Can- his living. ada Colonization association IB to per- form a public, duty." ;i James A. Carruthers of Winnipeg eald: "Within forty miles of Winnipeg there are S.SOO.GOO acres of vacant LONDON, May German cabinet, after a full discussion .with the ministers of federal states; de'cid ed unanimously that Germany shoulc not send representatives either to the Spa or 'Brussels .conferences unless the French entirely with- drawn from the. Main District by June 36, according to''a Central.News-dis- patch from Berlin today. It was Urged that every pretext for tbe" coritlnued'.dccupation Main region by French forces had .been re- moved.. Your mouth is a food indicztiou of Uie dilioti of th: and trawtis. Worth n Guinea box m......til' bkeut.Sc.Ur SNORE MUFFLER GOES WITH 3EI1TH ON FLIER; PASSENGERS NOW SLEEP MEMPHIS, more will the rest of tho light sleeper aboard the Panama Limited, the 23-hour land ivwaillng cultivation. They arc rohicago-New Orleans train wel served with railways and lend themselves to intensive farming.'" 'Mr. Carruthers said that lio found a broad cuucepiioii among men as to lher needs of the west. They are amious-'to as- This Will Be Discussed at Pen- sions Committee Sessions OTTAWA, Canadian public sessions, .of the special .committee on penslons'ahd re-establishment will not be held be- fore Several members of the 'committee'have'already gone homo for tho week-end; In Iho mean- tlmo.sub-coinniittfles.are hartf at work and ft Is .expected that two ;of. them may'liayfi reports.ready when tings 'are''resumed.' The full commit- tee spent Wednesday afternoon problem's, of stale Insurance for sub-standard nieii.. In-this they hae the suggesllons of Klnlayson, superintendent 'of ineur ,j ance, who again be called .when i tho commlllee. meets on j It Is expected that the first par of. Tuesday's meeting will be .private i Tho whole matter of state'Insurance Is being fully gone Into, It Is under and tho committee hopes tc work out a system whereby Insurant inols by. the lasal gymnastics of the suorer. '1-fver on Uio alert for the comfort of he. road's patrons, R. J. fenuicliael, assistant agetit, has recommended, that all Pullmans which comprise the cbmplet.V makeup of tho .rain bb equipped vfith a novf device called "snore no which will; bo distributed after Hie berths are! made up. Tbe attention of the officials vfas' called to the lUtle contraptioti some time ngo, and extensivo .experiments were made with it- At that was found io entirely fulfill Uio mls- ston for which It WAS intended. The device slips over a person's How often lockjaw and blood poisoning, result from the neglect of a slight scratch or little cutl'Ha'm- lih's (Oii is a safe and effec- tive first aid treatment It is a'pow- erful antiseptic and should be ap- plied iminediajely to founds of this kind to preypnt quickly drives' out pain and inflam- mation in cases of sprains, bruises, bites and stings. Just as reliable, too, for stiff neck, sore feet, cold sores, canker sorcs; earache and toothache. Get it from druggist: for 3D cents. If not satisfied return the.bottle and get your money back. Ever constipated or have sick headache? Just try Wizard Liver Whips, pleasant little pink, pills, Hi tents. Guaranteed. Cdticura Talcum Fwdn itiairy Always Healthful Renders. Possible Study of Liv- ing of Generations BALTIMORE, Walter 15 associate In surgery at John Hoplcras Hospital, has discovered a process by which purified air Is pump-j cd Into the channels of the human brain, thus making'possible a study of the brain, something that has been .the rircatn of scientists for gen- erations. The discovery Is of tremendous Im- portance in lhat It already has saved score? of persons from Idiocy and premature death, by making possible the exact location of brain tumors and thus, after having been located, bo available'for mcr> who cannot I their removal. 'secure policies vylth the regular.'com-J The discovery of Dr. Dandy is th monies becon A' fiiib-coni '-1 11-1H ni use 6f their vi? ser __ ____immltlcE] on problem cases ..will me'ol officials of the .department jot soldiers', civil rc-ealablishmcnt be- now and Tuesday and I Into (he' handling of functional casos. There are many, of these among tho relumed soldiers and special treat- i; ment for (hem Is being worked out. i Another sub-coniniltlco will go over j tho disability list of the board of pen- slon commissioners and probably ihake t revisions In the tables of tils-ability. Some changes In these tables, havo been suggested by different witnesses before the committee, and'the sub- committee will endeavor lo straighten i out Rome of tho alleged Inequalities j complained of by pensioners. INDIANA 'REPUBLICAN CONVENTION FlfcSULTS PALACE MARKET ImU'May In- ..-dla'na -fc-fll acnd ten .delegates to the national convention neit instructed -for Ofji. Leonard Wood, four instructed for -Hiram W. t'aliforhla, and nlxleon imlnrtrueted.' This was one of Uio net results of Iho Republican stale ;conTontion that adjourned slue dio lafft night after nominating 'a state jic'Rct, adopting a platform and elect- 'Ing four delegatcs-al-large to (be Jia- f tlonal coBventfon. result of a long series of experiments on animals whoSo been sacrificed tbat human beings might be saved. discovery, ef- forts to locale such tumors by means of the X-ray were ftnllo. In every caso whero It has been used the method has beftn success- ful In locating tumors nnd other brain obstructions within a halr-brcadtb One of Iho most remarkable features of the discovery Is that It Is inosl efficacious when only a local anacslhe-l lie Is At first Dr. Dandy used a complete anaesthetic- Then ho fried an anaesthetic designed only to hill tho pain of boring through the skull and Into the ventricle. It was dis- covered that the natlcnt felt no ill- effects and was able lo give assistance to tho surgeon. In each hemisphere .of tho brain there Is .a largo ventricle or chamber, connecting with an elaborate system of channels leading to tho surface of tho brain, which Is In turn criss-cross-1 c'd with these channels or lines. These' ventricles arc filled with a fluid, pro- duced apparently by one of the glands] nnd delivered to tho brain through the spine. This fluid passes slowly to the 1 suraco of tho brain, there lo ho ah-' sorbed'by tho brain (Issue, and It jnfght ho described as the mild on which the brain feeds. An excess of Freaii isile BonnieM Dsiff Butter, per Special Home Cured Bacon, whole or iialf stall, per Choice Hods oMW, per It, B5c Prime Roeet M irippiny, per Id, 13th, StN. Phone 431 COMPLETE HOME FURNISHERS HULL BLOCK 3rd AVE. S. PHONE 625 YOUR WINDOWS. ATTRACTIVE Novelty Curtains and Drapes add the to your homo that'you vrfsli to have. Plan your now curtains ami drapes with iis. Curtain nets, matfras and draperies rich hnrnionizmg colors that enable you to carry _. out any color HANG YOUR CURTAINS ON FLAT CURTAIN RODS They fit every window.'Como single, doubto, triple to give any draping effect. Never sag. rust or tarnish. You will bare more beautiful curtains and save money in the end by using Knrsch Plat Rode. They stay like now for years. Let us show them. in Choosing A Rug Here it Is only a matter of size. No matter fop what room or what scheme you have iu mind you find a mg to suit and at prices wlth- .In reach of all. Window Shades Plain green, mounted on good spring "roller. Complete brackets and-ring pull. Size 36 inch. each Our Store Closed Each Wednesday. -Afternoon During Summer Months. Linoleum and Linoleum For every room In the home. JIakss a floor that 13 sani- tary aud easy to keep clcau. Printed Linoleum, lineal yard 52.85 Linoleum Rugs from.. You can .have your lino- leum laid -by practical men for a small extra charge. WILTON RUGS 9x9......... 9x12........ Axmlnster Mats "Deep pile; hit Worth A few left rf nn_ to clear at, each...... PURE FOOD MARKETS FINEST HOME-CURED BACON, whole or half slab, per lb. This Bacon is cut from grain fed hogs raised on the C.P.R. farm and sugar cured. The price is away below the market today. Please place your orders early as our stock wiii go quickly. 50c RIITTFR SPFT'IAI i Ol We Have a Limited Amount Fresh Made BONWEBROOK DAIRY BUTTER, at 2 Ibs. for Tliis Butter is strictly No. 1 and equal to many grades "of Creamery. per 25c We have unloaded another car ol grain fed steers from the North. This qual- ity of Beef is getting very scarce, but our class of trade demands the best, and .our buyers are instructed to buy the choicest on the market. ASK FOR: SHAMROCK BRAND PRODUCTS. THE EMPIRE'S STANDARD USED FROM COAST TO COAST Dominion Fish and Poultry Market, Phone 545 Main Market, Phone 412 Dominion Market, Phone 1654 ;