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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 28, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta VOLUME X. E. ALUKUT.V MONDAY, MAY as, uin XL'MliKll IK 2-V) Lives .Lost in Storm Sweeps .South- ern ami CenU'iil Stales Homeless Now 1'ROPEUTY LOSS IS .VKKY LAUGH v Candidates in Provincial' Election Tho following arc Ihc thus nominated in llic various In ine province In wh'rh elections are lv be 7, Nomination an Thursday M.iv 2lKlr latest III llic ECrica of lornmlocs clnried laic Sunday, n Wllllbvlllo In southern Illinois, swept southv.-ard across Uie Ohio river In Kentucky, A HTisns and. TenncBsec, finally veered eashv.ird toward Alabama, where the storm apparently spent Hself. .Tile (n thQjfour southern stales iras roughly estimated at 100, and the in- jured nl several hundred. Destruction began lahl Friday' In Andalc, Kansas, where 2C people wei-o killed nnd sixty Injured. Late Saturday Ihe Iwisler, probably Ihe moat tovero tit Ihc 'scr- ies, struck tlie rich corn belt of ('en- Iral Illinois. Hilling at persons and in- juring perhaps 500. In Jlattoon.-St. Charles, leu, miles'east at Matloon. were killed and more Ihan 150 in- jured. Properly damaeo ia Hie two titles IE estimated at 5Z.OOO.OOO. An- other destructive storm late Saturday crossed territory approximately one uumlral mllea.norlli ol tlic cenlre of Illinois, rsaclietl into northern Indi- ana and caused the loss ol a doren lives, llie Injury of more' than' hundred aud heavy properly damage. T. Henry ?A. r. Ev.ing I ff V Uuncau Itamsay _____ CMr.rkc (Hoc.) H. Douelas llf. Hi CraT.-fonl .L ilra. C. (Tors U. )Mnlash Rev. Irvine J. McArlliur T. J.W. Anile J.aeomtJL1 Sic-. l.ciluc l.illle How Nanton Okototei Olds Pinclicr Crcfl; I'onoka lied Deer St. .Uteri SI. I'aul I'ato ..........JA. Gravello Rliey Stanley Archer R OMmour___ .lltalvh llnrkcr____ --JS. Tobin Uco. Currlc M. (ilcsiJcnmDg J. T. Coorcr A. -Mclntosh ......tieo. Hoadtej- Uco. Cloakcy JUllJl Keil! Musi Ujcclnrc Themselves As S. Necossarv Sooa I Kletllcr..... Stoney Plain Tlic price o( flour took an- oilier droi) on Saturday, bring- It nearer tho of ihc average purse. Flour today is selling at wbotesalc, and Is boini; retailed at JO.SO to Tliis Is u drop of nioro than a dollar in itio o Austrian Defences ami Lines CoiimuniU'iilion 1200 rrisuncrsTiikeii in 3lHhe Gain's on the JMnU-au. GUXH OF SKA BOATS SMASH. LINK TO TRIESTE5 Jns. Wlcr, (N.l'.U) (Hoc.) Ijclicf .that ccnserinllbn win soon law in Canada, lias resulted in a iiickcning lii rccrultinn dri-lus any points und LclUjridgc is one m them, .Men are coming foriranl. Marshall .JThos. Hammond Dr. Campbell.....1C. It. 13. Wcllircr E. B. Mlchcncr L. HoudroRu Lnnd.-y-___ P. K. Brady lion. C. Stewart _. J...........___ J. II. Prmldcn .--Gen. McMorris {Frank Sn'iilb .....IL. W. Lundy ..'ft, Hcvhifitcm .'Hon. J. Ii. lioyle -Ij. Taber -...........'Hon. A. J.McLean IT. O. Klny..................... Yegrcvlllc ___-...jjaa. McCallum II. Gordon Vermilion jllon. A. I-.'. SKlon J. r. Warner..........K. S. LelfinsvreU Jliciiry Tcnncr.t AVcUshiwia......'ll. Province al Large- Two spats. Iliv'er (Dy Perchal __Grado, Gulf ol TiEcste. May Via I.onuon, Slay .breaks early at ihls beacon. On Thursday it was llglii before five o'clock, wlieu jKnglish monliors wallowed piiv if (Iiclr firlnfi slailons off tliese Islantl- I doUed la500115 and got into iKislUon. j [or action. They iverc veLenns'.tof I Ihc Dardanelles, and had been las- signed loijg since to a part, ia the battle wlitcti the llalJan Iroopa ashore upon the CaiSo were driving EO ctfeclually home. 1 Their jxist was midway up the gulf, v, lie re itictr great guns could hear up- I Lilhar Situation in England Ihc aeroplane hangars and roulil I... ious Now, and Will be 'Investigated London. May 23. The snnounoc- rurlous military establishments which surround Prosecco and ConlovclLo. upon tlio main road.wucl railway 10 Trieste, bolli constUullas iioporlanl dejiols for Austrian air services anil general supnHcs. Ves- nicnt I'romicr Lloyd George Uial a scls were piloted to their stations. (national Inquiry .would lie made Into! wiicre Hiolr comuiandecl i strike lias cau.ad consid-; thc larscis. great. circles, hor pur U. Enlon. Liberal; Itrtlclifio, dpi. C. S. Pingle. Liberal; .Medicine Hat. Ltcut- 1 Operators Decline to the ImmCgrHllon offic- ials arc putting tlie ban on croEsfng llic line, Canadian and U. S. officials working lotrcthcr to sec lhat no ot uilllta'ry age leave" Ihc come into no Canad-j Ian of Isavea Canada lo i so to llic SlalcB. '-Men' arc being turned -back nt CoulU, every flay. ItCkcla are sold "at lljcrj ever was any good rca; n n it n.n IT week, lor the. anuouiiccmEnt slrikcj, of.lasl wcefc have turned thc at- Kooil deal norlh of thc first. IcnLIoii oi Uie tonnlry ID labor prob- and shooting contrived thnt i A J. Ct The sueeesHan Is iust as a wn: tabiliel ng Eroxnd. thai other monitors arrivrd- for llic lions.and the uonibardmenl.Tcontinued sole of ilirccllng military op-1 tna Ircmondous meaeureil rhythmrpno NIC C. P.'.It.-ticket 'office here; tlie.U. S. immigration '-ofllcer ''fe-f'.cn hand, .ogWnE tevery purchaser 'If'he .Is nn A riiorlc aii "oft Is, T- [ioltl lhat it IB IHUc (u iiurcliasin Pies. Johnson and RernJcr List- ticket. ;i j Thero will shortly- be a new rillin ed as fliacieoa n crfcct u ,iccessan- ip hiv Mrfn Also Wounded A. n. si. few-..days ago received word thai Ms "son, Pie. Arthur Hcrtshaw of tJrn KlHlea Lad wounded, yes- received ancrthcr mcssftgc 'slating lhat Knottier son, John Itctlshaw. who jcnlJalad a Cal- 1 Bory baltallon, had hccn reported mlsslnfi sluco May Hrd, No oilier de- tailr. were given in Llic nicstagc. Pic. Johnsloii. anolhcr Lcln- brldge man, enllalert wlJIi n'Cal- Eory batlaHon In Ifllo, wounilcd In (he flEhlliigjdrt1 Mayard according to a message received relatives tctlay. 1 Saturday nlsht's casually. Usls nlso conlalned the 'namo or Pic. T. Uer nicr ns woundeil. .Pie. Hcrnler cnllsl- ed In Lcllibrldgc n Jllghlarid Battalion. r1 Pic. P. Gllien of Maclcod is llelcd hi (he. casualties published today as wounded, ling lo travel fo" the UuUcd States." The passport will have'to: be .worn lo before a proper authority or taking oaths, and'wtll con- ain life, signature' of llie jerson'Uo whom it Is" No definlle Jnstrucllons Itavc yel7bccn received city .but a definHc anuounccmonl will be made shortly. Amsterdam, 28, viti r ThrT speech of 1'rctnfcr Lloyd George lasl week in which ho said tlio tier man Eiihrnardies.woro being combjittcV succcBprully- niijl- th'nl Knglanil. nol bo 'starved-hy the siibhiarlnc (rirb- jiaigri Is.C'haracterlzcrt B3 "finJj1 empty In a semi-official German'r'c ]kirL Bays :ihc tier man' piir HRVJ- has round illllc iriic.o of 1119 HOW nnll Atibmarlno molhodfl, llilhcrln all en einy flgrccil Hint will (lie present means Ihey arc powerless against'th'CBorioKs rfangtra occfisfon cd by' Uie-siib'm'rtfhies. A cfidnRC ii mc.Vhocfs cannol Lc mado li n s-. two lUflert-nl occasion's: by.' W. CroUicrs, minister' of Uiat Mic coal stTikc would he settled within t hours, the action lakcn bv llic .cslcrn Canada. Coal Orbrators in session at FcrnTc on Saturday does nol show it. discussing thc.sftua-. lion from nil angles, the operators dispatched the following wire tn Hon. Crothcrs: v Thc Association havt I a labor cabinet might. bejmoiljior I created to dcal-witb.'questions arising slalcment rande In Ihc press on cmploymcDl .'oMhe millions ol of Ihq'mcn oflhis district in the urg- ent sHuatton, and sUte'ltat they cx- jiect strike aid from the" International. The.strike ia as fir from seillcracnl considered your comniunirad'oii of tlio Lwenty-slxtb Instant received frijnvMrs IlarriEon. The Associalion lias al- ready settled' on. agreement on terms approved by the representatives of. Ihc men and of the ol Lhc Intcrnalional union ns fair and reason- cl people In.munitions rnalcLng, .under.ut- has.-rcfuse.l lo-reDaenitc-Iho clafrasj unprecedented unprecedented con'd Such a-." cabinet.' it" is suggested, would be composed ol a few tmstcrt employers and '.onficenllal'leaders ol Iho forces; The creation of this loclay as cvor it Ins been. What the! borty B0'ttr lo make the worh- neit step will be tlcpcntls on Llio gov-Jcrs DCttCr satisfied with U'clr Jot and crnment. The opcniLorB refuse lo .aiievlaLibn ot the Gravest Tlic.representatives ol thc men shew- abuses now cxutcnt umloubled- cd a lo meet Hon. Robert H Is uossible aclion will uc HoGcrsiIn Calgary lasl. week bul lie taken on Ibis gugEcslion "before, lu- rnllGjl to sboir up. What aclion they will now lake has not been announc- k of bright riamc ivas visible from icre. Austrian hydroplanes attacked the nonitors viciously, but supporting Lallan aircraft fought tliern oir, Eliooi. 115 down two niuclilnes >vhosc lour "-cro rescued, itiongli i: proved Impossible IG save (he mach- ines under fire from Austrian bat- cries of Puula llonco and Puma souili of Tricsic. These cap- urcd! officers related lhat they were- IrsL roade aware of the presence ot .he monitors through an agitated .elephoLc summons from Trieste slat- ing lhat Ihe and llalian navies in the. gulf of Trieste are pre- paring to bombard the coast." Claim Repulse. Lundon, Way repulse of nil'.Italian attacks afler Ihe most claimed in Ihe of- l statement issued by the Irian war) office o'n Sunday.' The slafeiiieuL also asserts that more than unbounded.ItallaDs have been caplurnd in (be last sixteen days. llomc, May via Tiie Kalians have crossed Timavo River and acc'.jpled thirsylllAEC' of San Gio-i. rannt, norlh of -Duino, -near tho. tiulf of Trieste, the war" oIMce- nouoces. They have ;captured-'nln.e i C-lnch Kuns. v- j Took 1200 Priaaneri. London, Hay Smash Ing the Austrian Hues in Carsov plateau: and in the mountainous country nbrtliefSt V cd.' Jn llic Tneantimc, the mm era con- tinue to work on Mr. 45-hour Tbhifi; Ectling no pay, llic smelters arc; idle for lack of fuel, thus delaying Ihc thai much, the farm steam able. lie: opcntns ncgcliatiotis with j tractors are, stationary and production One Thousand Participated With Knives :md Negro Was the same parties on thc same sulijecl could serve uEcdil purpose, arc ready lo resume operations at any time on the basis ami ihc Agreement' arrived at. It the men will not ac-, ccpi ivhat their own representatives anil llic repVcac'ntatlvcs of their pres- ident o[ their union tair and rcascnnblo wo ure'c lhat the gov- ctiiment immediately take effective ac- tion lo put JhD mines Into ppcrallon. Western Coal Operaiors' Asso- ciation, W. F, The mtnoia vigorously New York, Jlay between n bartender Fftlnon al Am.ilerileni arcniic and G4lh Street ntnl a negro named IlainlHdn, rcsuHeil iii a race riot, which laaltil for almost two hoiire and was participaitil In-'hy over a tliousand men, Wotn'cn and rliil- rlrcn. One mnn was." killed., nine wounded persona ivcro sent lo Ihe hospital and nv9corc of'others receiv- etl minor injuries, bdforc tlia rcscrfes the clash. and brlcka were frc'ely .used. Tlic killed was n. nccrof Five negroes jwerc nrrcstccl. M6- l.eod, acliool teAchcr of AylcBbury. vfio hfl3 been Intarccrntctl In tho police cell al Cralk since Saturday, tvaH1 ftniml dead" Hi la mornlne In nia coll wllb bffi id mat cut And n blsdd- filalnoil hy hla side. He Ictl ''Aylcthitfy soitic (itnc neo relUrncfl Ihc district tn rlclita nml -was arrcalc'.t on live Ecr .foil's- cnarges. The provincial .police have (he In hand and nn Jn'iuctit Lo Ottawa, May rfrthe lion from" Winnipeg arrived fa- :apllnl Sal unlay at Hie Invllntlon-ol Sir George Foster, minister of trade and commerce, whom 'they rncci Ilils morning. II Is nmltrMond Ihn [he (nitsllon ho (ll.ifH.'flcrt la foo control nnd prices find no doiiW lh. forth com Ing ovn tood ad mlnlslralor will he considered flnd ws of the delegation soURht.'.'Mcm- hers of Ihc delegation- Include: Dr. Itolwrt A. scir.clcry of the Winnipeg grain exchange; ,K, 0, Uagc, prcaWonl; W. n. Kowlci, George Fisher find It McWIlllnma, Jnnicjf liiK agent Tor the 11 mission, Is nlso here. curlaiJcd to Just (bat cxtciiL v. Crothcr's Statement. May Ihe House o[ lomuiqns.'nn T. W. Mothers iniimatcd that Intcrnatioual ol America had "instructed j Iluns Threaten-To Sink All Irish of DlstrlcOfo. .IS lo go bach j to work'. Tin's tlio nien had since1 re- fuEQd to do, but he .In'-lmated tliat llic GTdfer of.-thu International president bad been his grounds for HiiDOuncing tliat.lic believed the men would KO linck to-work ivltniu DIVINE SARAH 'BETTER York, Mflj MarUmo BRfflh llomhnrdt. Iho French aclccss, who underwcnt'n Bcrlofia o'ltcrnUon at Vonnl Sdiat Jiofipltnl nicnc In RXpdclcd lo ICAVC ihc-hoBlilhl lo- 'A 'T-7'V British Paper; Make Some Demand For. Reprisals' on ihc Germans London, Mny iiPWRnaners In their editorials today deal .with Friday's nlr raid. Tbfly say tlial not or.ly did it result In the grcalesl hum bcr rnsualtlca of any raid nrimle yet, Ihcy colinidcr 11 .ns the forerunner mriny stmltar ranis, which in thc course of Umc will IID multiplied to the extent of amounting [o The LirrpoUially rnrurrfng contro- veray rntirernlng rcprlEals lias Ijcon re-aivokenC'l by Iho raid, iiro-rcprli- alisls dcmandhiR altacKa nn Oenilnn nill-rcprlsnllsts alroiMly opiiosc them. TJicro to notcn'orthyj lice of severe crtllclam of In vail-' era not being Eooiief.'and more'strongly. It la recog-1 nlzcd that the nghilug front hna the flrsl dill on nro indispniislblo and never loo nnm- (jrnna, Thc outslnnding note In thc comnlcnta Is NIC expectation of (lie renewal ot air raids on-a jniucli In- rrcaflcd sc.ilc upon plarca of greater political anil military Importance. DROWNED AT 'Niagara Falls, N.Y., -May ilct Krul, manngcr of-the Cave oMJie has clone a to put the Fisliing Boals Supplying Fish to England London, Jlajr to slories iii the morning 'papers there las been P. cotiiplolc revulsion of fet-'l- .ng toward llic in. Iho touth and southircsl oHrctaml 'ak a consequence of recent, nt lacks by German suh- narincs on the Irisji irishlng'Ileets. A numncr of-.tisMns' 'jdats. have been sunk and Illc-.victims of attack ott Ualtlmorc say that" the' Rcrmana lold them lha( they had already aunk ivriuld soon imt all'lrisli ijunls to llic liqltpni ol fh'c sea liccausc ihcy to'- They also All the western "parl-. of -Soulhern Alberla was visited by. H fine rain; storm' last night and this ..morning bringing needed precipitalion to. some parts. The rainfall up till acvcn 'o'clock this. mbruloE was only-- .04- at. Lrldcc but wns much hnavler-yest and. north The ral.i eilcndert Tn- uc-r. lhat point' il consisted only of showers. The district ensl ol Taber Ihrougn to tlie boundary on both the Foremost nnd Crow lines js ill necd.'of bring llic crops along. Tltougli. there has been plenty of moisture in most places west ol the line, cast of there, therc-Jiria be.eii Jit- llelor none and Iho been so rapid as Ihc. fcinncrsv wbnlt] have liked lo sec. r The Ujrougliout tho .jracllcally nil in the ground whh the exception of some fiax which Is being sown on new y threatened to coast. shell -villages-on the London, May 26. The Wcslmlnsler (jflzclla piitJlshcd'.a' Irom ft Biibmarl la llic l vcntion of.hn An.crlcan. "II Is ijlvhig. oway no. corrospondcnt "lo say lhal Uio mclhbU which ia reputed' to uc Infall- ible, requires only A li'lllo time In coma Into full ftffctl sad Rear (lie German Bubtiiarlnqe oul. !l Is a mode of fiithpllclly'. Tlic who pcr- ESCORTED BY JAPANESE Toklo. 26. An ..announco Issued by llic admiralty J.odHy.- Eftya iat Ihc nrillsh Iroopshln vanla which was torpedoed ,m rrtncan bnt May was uclni Wlnda, v.na drorvncd In (lie.Cave of Local, track October _whcRi Local track, eala October Oats 219 565a 292 WBATHEK High LOW, few Iho V' bu. fiJr lh< l part fair ancf cool. cscbrlcd by Japanese dealroycfs.'TIn dcstroycra" engaged-- According (o thc aniionntcracni Hie Japanese rescued pt 'on the wlnnin Uie praises of Japan's Allies by llicf bravery. _ AUTO ACCIDENT: Akron, Ohio, May women tlireo men and one child 'art. dead one man Is dying and, (our tiijldrt arc Injured as a result of two auio molillc accidents here lasl'nlght an 'today. In last night's .1 train crushctl A on a grndc crossing, while an Inter Urban and an automobile' figured today's accident. NAVAL WRITER TO U. S, Jlay If. ?uil- cii, one or Urftaln's beat fertoivn nacal (vrltcrs anil critics, will Visit thc_Un-. Jtcd SIfttca soon. He Intends Iq'mAkO holher Attempt on tpe French' Lines Other Attacks j i Are Repulsed i Paris, May The Germans- ombarding hoavlly tha French ions In MIX; region Headman's H11L- nd Hill 304 on the Veidim front. _ Gerrnans 'Clalm'Capture Berlin, May'SS, via German roops yesterday captured a line of- 'rench trcnthes at Poehleoerg and south of Sloronvllliers, In' he .Champaeric region, together Tilth j more- than prisoners, army head-- Quarters announced, today. Repulse Raiaert London 3tay 2S. "Hostile raiding were repulFcd lasL iilghL nortli-- wesf. of Chcrlay and south of Eaya today's official report. fticled a numhcr of casualties and took. irlsonors. Successful raids ivcrc raadaf jy us norlh of Armcntlcres and In 'tho- np-lchborhood of 'Three Enemy Attacks Paris, 5Iay. The Germans dellv- crcd ntlarba last night nnd this. morn-" In Champagne In tlie, regions Cascioe, Telon nnil llont Blond.' were repulsed, (he war office annouiic-. The following ofTiccrs of Iho Knights of Columbus for the coming ye.hr were; elected last-' 'week al Cnlgary; :E.-J-': Schl, Lclhbridge, slnto deputy; Fred; Kenny. Lethbrldee, Blalo secretary; J. Hofferman, Edmonton, state' iurcr; L. A. Giroul. EdmanlOn.. advocalc; J. S, Calearj-ralalO warden; n.cv. M. H.' cine Hat, slntc leiiturer. led one of'Uic'mosl'inonLimciilal of Btlilrcsucfl-In iTEticcg. n mnrlllipc navigation lias 0 f recent' arllcka bis unrcmlllfng consldcrn- tlon to llic ,mcnaVo ijils' rc- rourccrul loo, has toward the dcvfco along Independent lines." L WOOLW6RTH GIRLS STRIKE. Aboiil 50. girls omrloycd in Uie stores In Winnipeg went on slrlko taal, cv- ctilnp, 'aMTifnimutn of ft'.wccfe' and -Saliirtlny half boll-; [lay (hiring nnd, They claim that (.hi present mlnlamm the -anil-submarine len for Lund by Ihc ccnsor.vas the subject of rftuch v.cwspsptr comment. 4 O -4 156 NAMES ON T.ODAV'.S Odavra, Jfay arc names uaiiy list. f, 4 noon 4 4- 4 .'QUiiwa, 5lay 25. This morning' Right Hon. A..J. Salfour, head of.the, DrllUh comm.lsslon to America, the council cabinet and conferred the mcmlwrfi- This aftc.rnon flt 6'clocli Mr. llalfour accorded wclcornft in Ih6 rnons and will a'ddreia UiO of bolK" ;