Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 17, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER. 17, 1917 Mayor Halliday, Hanna, is f Unionist, Bow River Riding Calfarr. S'ov, it. 11. Hal-' llday, oJ-Hanna, a feriner Liberal, vtas the unanimous choice, wlibcijt oppo- sit ion ol an enthusiastic convention ot than a hundred unionist dele- from Bow River rldlcc la Hood aad Irving hall this afternoon. Gea Lace, the only-other candidate men- tioned, seat a communication to the convention withdrawing his nanie- Slayor llallldayi MUM ii-as support- cannot "jlr! Hallfaay's ires HfB placed la nomination or S. a former CowrraUre wuhoree. and former jruHent of Conservative AsBOClJtlon. Mr. McMuV len tnai Mr. HallWay w of [sentv sevtu outstanding men now !he who hid Tiillel Ih. Wtanl- conn. tha machine, "and out ot Tie which swsjt the seeais'd to surprise even Mr. llallldsys InuneJIiM backers.' sud af- ter a few minutes when the cbalrnlin --W. n. Cumulng. of Drutabeller, call- ed for oilier gomlnatlous, and tbere L heio? none it sas made sninlmous by t e 'standing rote. 'enlbusuunVwas. the keynnte ot the r.-Uolc ejilheriDr. lacd Elbrms of ap- Elauio and cheers pnuctuited brief addresses hi' the candidate, anJ by J. Mayor of Da-'Eino, the former Con- ssrrativo noaine'e for flow Biver n-bo TflUidrimi a fair days ajo. .Mr. xwfa notable spwch pledg- ing nl> snpoorl to Alsyor Halllday as preceded ol" >P- pearance on iSs plsiforni. A Bow Hirer ualontal ibo vai lormfd irlth lolloping Hot. Sir Robert Borden: prfaWeat, John S. Mayor. first vice president, J. X. Murray. Verdant Valley; Mcond vice D. O. McKay, secretary treasurer, Cyril S. cominlttw, Dr. Bry- Hanna: lin'S-ticUl spazVers rewly .'ediovitlois.it Uia close ol lialr rt-i" inarts- .Tnp buEineis of iia coaycntion 'MraiiVacledi Vlth brevity., and ufiole UMrlcdntss, not a word, of orcurricg ai 'any tlma ant] it 'was evl-i dent Uiat thi adilnaUwi was the" BI- of the ivlll of the majority of I "unionists In (he fllslrfcl. The dele-; had been sent on the blsis of at Ipast -one for every polling siio- Caraangay; Leomard D. Xesbllt, Breoki; IV. J. Winning: W. K, Cummlng, Drumbeller; Mr. Wltch- er. and G. H- Cook, riejolutioa union Eoverninehl was pawed earlj- In the meetlns, will to in ihe riding, and In villases n 'or each 200 population.- The .was open to all unionist, electors ol liow ,'_ Mr. Lane -George Lasc'a Trllhdrawal was pre- EcuCpd Inimedlatcly alter 'thft' conyen- tlon waj called to order by E. F. Pur- cell, of Brooks, who "Representing 3Ir. Lane, I am dl-' 1 rected to Inform, thla gatiieiwg that. lie has decided after serjoni consldera- Jon nor to allow his name to come before the convention." In only after persuasion by bis marjy (rlemls ibat Mr. Lane decided tg en- tcr ihe federal arena. He has always Liberal since to this conntry, and Is a llerer in Liberal principles, tie had decided in the great national crlglE ISronjh which this conntry waa pass- log that a union coTernraent Tal5' best'that could be'adopted [or the period ol tie irar. Dnriij! the last few however, flfl hii' discover ed Uiat dlssehstons have arisen, be- twoen Uie.two former political parties 'la the Dow Blrer district- Mr. lane not seelung lor place or pOBltion, ud therefore-retires, ud win Dot.be'a parly, to'any diueiiUon in I rldinx or 1 aa aabd to think, those irbo woild be u irbul 'ac la nominate he iFrom Our Own Correwoadttil) Bow Island, N'OT. home of Mr- and Mre: 1. n. Agar, Pint Ave-T Bow Island, was tho scene of a very iBlerestins- event on Wednesday the Hth Stella uaited in marriage to 5Sr. Arthur Mach.'also of Bov Island, IB the pre 5J% per annum. Under thil provision payments of the balance of subscriptions may made Mfollowi: paid on Jartfiary 2nd, ifilS, at the rate of 89.1079.5 per liOO. >'.ll'paa4 on Febniary at the rate of 79.46959'per. HOO. If paid dn March 1918, at the rate of .If pwdpn April lit; 1918, at the rale pf. 39.9005? Forms ol obtained from any branch in Canada of any. durtertd Bank, .or Victory. Loan Committee, or nwmber..thereof.- i The books of the: toa.Vwi.'l M at Dc'partment of Finance, Application will be made in .due course for tnclistlng of this issue on the MontreiJ Toronto Stock Exchanges, -i Sotucriptlon will cloM OP or befoTf December 1M7. OF OTTAWA, Lend ;to I'" a.g. be he rlok or All .Ct W nl this avp of in Urn M j-f T--.'