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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - November 19, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta lEe Lethbridge Daily Herald VOLUME IV. LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1908 NO. 288. McGILL CHARGE THE POLICE BLAME THE TUNNEL Windsor, Onl,, Nov. 10.-Fialieniicn along' thoTiver froin ubove Wnlknr-vlllt), blame the oonsUuction of tho liver Boctioili of llio. New York Cim-Irnl railway tumiol tor Urn big fall off in their cntchos this fall.. It in asserted that there hns been a falling off of about 50 per cent. Fishermen believe the tunnel construction prevented fish from coming up , from Lake Erie and that lake fishermen are reaping the benefit at their expense. With ResortingToBru-tal Treatment On Theatre Night PRAISES LEMIEUX ACT Toronto, Nov. 10.-Converted to faith in its utility by his experience I of its operation as ciiainnan of several conciliatory boards, Professor Shortt in addressing the University Jfontreul, Nov. 19,-Storting at 8 Club last night, said he regarded the o'clock last cv6ning ami continuing machinery of the Lemieux act as be-until 3. o'clock this morning the aid- bopt legislative effort ever ormen on the police commission rc- ^""l'^ ^^'it*' "'e Ol^Jcct of preserving mainov(iral limes. The women of Australia have now won the right of suffrage in both Commonwealth and State electii^iw. ^ 4c 4c t 4( >(( t % 4( t 4c t >4c 4c ANNEXATION TO U. S. ARE IN DOUBT ABOUT THE KAISER C.P.R. AGENF WAS FINED ly examl.ie.1 under oath, /rhey gave '^l^ry^^^^^'sl^t^', whik"his""wi'f7 was vivid accounts of bfilng slugged and ^^.j, ^.^.^^^ ^^^^ ^ jj^,.^,, ^^^^^^ kicked by {lollccmcn in plain clothes, ijy^,,.^,^, All said they were assaulted wltho\it provocation. Three students swore that they had been knocked unconscious or dazed by blows n'lminlstor-ed to them. There were twenty policemen on duty on Kast St. Catherine St. near the scene of the main row. Evidence showed that not any of those were in uniform, rolicemon who were examined all swore that they lind not used their batons. Several storel'eep-ers were called to testify that their windows had been painted by students on theatre night. Dr. Anderson swore that a theological student had his face disfigured for life as a result ot usage he had received. The student remained practically uncon- Clarcsholm, Nov. 17.-Jo.soph Wil-scious for several hours after the row f.o,i_ ngent for the t!.P.R. at Clares-and owing to his condition has been i,,i,,, was yesterday fined �10 and unable to resume his studies since, costs by .Justice of Peace E. C. Ca-Blanchard, another student, had his i,i[f.g for an infringement of the Man- Charlottctown, P.E.I., Nov. 18.- Election returns so far received here up to a late hour tonight give each party fifteen seats. Halifax, N. S., Nov. 19.-Allowing the Conservatives one doulitful neat, that for councillor in the first district of ()ucons, the Ilazzard, the Liberal govermnent of Prince Edward Island has licen returned by a narrow major ily of two, the standing of the parties being; 10 to 14. None of the ipajoritics are narrow enough lo be affected Ii.v special votes. Following ere the !neml)ers elected: Liberals,- Agnew, Gallant, Uichards. ?iIcWil-linins,. Smith, Laird', :Atcilillaii, Palmer, Cummisky, lluzzar for Destitute Crippled Children and in a five weeks' trial WILL HANG ON JAN. 20 20 out of 40 crippled children were Kenora. Ont, Nov. 19.-George cured by the treatment. Theformu- Frederick Johnson was today found la contains 30 grains of bismuth t-'uilty of tlie murder of Mrs. Ella subnitrate, combined with 60 grains .Vckernum on July 28 and sentenced of vaseline. The iiaste so formed is to be hanged on January 20th iiext. solid at tho temperature of tho body but if a fever Is induced will run out ICE AWAY DOWN iiOUTH of the cavity. As the healing con- Cottonwood, Ala., Nov. 19.-There tinues the mix'.ure is absorbed. has been ice here one-eighth, of an Medical men estimato that fully inch thick for three mornings and UTTLE BOYS SET FIRE TO HAY Three little bo.v.s, some matches nd a i)ile of presseer mine prospect. While not able oa account of the snow, to inspect tho property, he gathered information from all possible sources, as well as from Jlr. Vim I'olt, including maps, samples, etc. lfrable adverse comments have been Housed by tho face that Prince Chun the regent, is ignoring the Chinese in announcing the composition of the committee that are to have the fun-ral obsequies of the late Emperor and Phnpress in hand. The only two Chinese appointed are Arun Shi Kai and Liu Chun Ling, the remainder are Manchus. The selection of Prince Pu Lun and Chen Pi to proceed to tlie western tombs and select the site for the mausoleum of Kuang Hsu, the late Emperor has been received with great dissatisfaction, principally because Prince Pu Lun was at one time active In the intrigue to secret the throne for himself. Chen Hi is a former Boxer and anti-foreign in his sentiments. He owes his position and power to the Eunuch. The acts of Prince Chun are clothed with full imperial authority and hIiow that he is jealous of the Man-icliu prerogatives and guards them sedulously. His edicts show clearly I lie literary style of Chang Tung a member of the grand council, but otherwise Chang is not active in affairs of state and appears to have Ijoeii eclipsed. It Is reported that Princo Ching, president of the Board of Foreign Affairs has physical collapse on account of his exertions and the excitement of the past few days. His political position Is precarious anil it is believed tljut his career is practically at an end. Fourteen niitive banks that sus-jiended payment a few days ago were toil ay re-opened and began to pay out money from funds supplied by the Government for tiding over the panic. Anioy, China, Nov. 18.-The death of Emperor Kuang Hau was officially announced In this city today. A majority of the people are pleased with the appointment of Prlnce.Chun to the regency but are anxious over ttie possibility of revolutionary discord. Should any trouble occur It woould be from a small minority headed by agitators from without the city. Rangoon, Burmah , Nov. 18.-The Chinese community of Burmah numbering In all 30,000 persons has sent to the foreign office at Pekin, a telegram protesting against the selection 01 Pu Yi as heir presumptive to the tlirone on the ground that he is a Manehu and not a Chinese. This communication wag forwarded by the accredited representative of the com-numity. Tlieie is absolutely no truth in the report telegru|ihed here from Singapore' and elsewhere to the effect that Pekin is in flames and in the hands ot a mob and that Prince Ching, president of the foreign board is dead nor is the Dowager Empress Yehon-ala ill. Denial to these various rumors was given today and telegraphed by the Government abroad. ACCIDENT AT MONTREAL .Montreal. Q., Nov. 19.-Two stre<'t cars collided on a sieej) hill on Davidson street this morning resulting In the injury of six passengers, two H. I'Mliott and J. U. Martin, are badly hurt. The inotormau on the car. Tho Canadian Bank of Commerce "^"Hiing. lost control when the fuse has opened a branch at the new town ^l^"' ""V','"'^ 1? of Monarch, between here and Mac-i l"'!- ''"''"^''^K ^^''f' ""o"'" up. SCOTCHMAN SUICIDES Winnijieg, Man., Nov. 18.-Ecelos Lenox, a Scotehman enroute to his home in Glasgow shot himself in the head in the C. P. R. yards this morning. No reason is asHigned for the rash act. He was employed by the Grand Trunk Pacific for some time. NEW OFFICERS Toronto, Nov. 19.-Rev. Dr. A. C. Crews, general secretary of Sunday Schools and iCpworth Leagues, is to succeed the late Rev. Dr. Withrow, as editor of-the publications of the Methodist church in Canada. Rev. Dr. Crews will bo succeeded by Rev. S. T. Bartlett. Sackvllle, N. B., at present assistant secretary. The appointments are to be made on Thursday. TO GET CARMEN'TOGETHER Denver, Colo., Nov. 18.-During the day's se.swlon. President Gompers announced tliat there were two railroad carmens' International unions, one of which is affiliated with the Federation. Ho said that an effort liad been made to unite them and to that end he had Invited both to send delegates. This was done. The railroad carmen are employed in building and repairing cars. AN OLD TIMER DEAD Portage la Pra'irle, Nov. 18.-Mra. Jane Cummings, aged 88 years, one o' the first pioneers and a'.Tiativo of Manitoba, died hero today. Deccas-. ed was born in 8t^ Paula parish near Winnipeg and lived at Westbourno, for many years. ;