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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 5, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta FOUK THE LETHHRIPGE DAILY HERALD DAILY AND WEEKLY SUBSCRIPTION RATES Dally, delivered, per year..... S4.00 I Dally, by P9r year...... 3.00] Weekly, by mail, per 1.00 PICKED UP IN 1 ASSING FOK THE UUSY MAN TELEPHONES Business Ofilco 1252 Editorial Office 1224 W, A. Buchanan John Torranco Managing Director Business Manager AS THE SITUATION STANDS The beginning of another BUOWS that no change detrimental to 'the -progress of the Allies, in the great battle in 'Northern France, has occur- red. Official communications, both from London and Paris, continue to suppress details and simply content themselves with dealing in generali- ties. However, they are of such a ua-: ture that confidence is by no means abated that everything is going well with the plan of campaign initiated the allied commanders. The advances made by the Allies, we are told, have .become rapid. Their task of beating back the enemy has, presumably become easier, and the earlier obstacles have been overcome. Going on now towards the comple- tion cf four weeks since the-struggle 'was changed to new ground, the end cannot 'be very long. The successful finish for tha Allies will mean a tem- porary breathing spsoe for the re- newal of hostilities against the Ger- mans on their own territory. HAMILTON FAVORED AGAIN Hamilton, .Ontario, is coming into its own. A few years ago the com- mon, expression used in that city in regard to Toronto was "Hog Town." Toronto is in. the position now lliat It can cast a similar slur upon Hamil- ton. In years gone by Toronto used to supply the Lieutenant Qorernors'of Ontario, but the demand is now being met in Hamilton. The retiring gover- nor, Sir John Gibson, is a Hamilton man, and the gentleman appointed to succeed him, the Hon. John S. Hen- drle, conies from the same city. The men who live at the foot of the moun- tain in Hamilton seem, to be realising their ambition to reach the top. The new governor comes of a well-known Canadian Hendries. They bare fteen. .familiar to most people as breeders of race horses, though nearly every male member of the family has Seen .associated with .the militia. John, srHendrie has been a -niember. of the Conservative govern- >nent in Ontario without portfolio. He will mate a very acceptable governor. He possesses all the qualifications for an office of this character. Walter Brant and his wife were 'burned to death wheu their house, near Ueyoronto, was destroyed. The origin of tho fire is unknown. Thomas Temple, aged 9-1, the sec- ond oldest man in Duffcrin county, died suddenly. He was able to read the newspapers without glasses. J. A. McKinrion, manager of the Union Bnnk, in John Munn, teller, were arrested there on a charge of the theft of The residue of the estate of the late Baroness Bazus, formerly Mrs. Frank Leslie, has been 'bequeathed to the cause of woman's suffrage. The es- tate lias ibcen estimated at Alfred. Floyd, n deserter from Kit Worcestershire regiment, who himself up at London, Ont, lias word to join the TSth N. Highlanders. The Canadian government lias re- celvcii a letter from a little g-iri, Mar- jorie Robinson. AVadsworth Comuiou, England, thanking them for the giit of flour to England. It is rumored that ex-Mayor Will- iam Short will offer his services tc Edmonton free of charge in the ca i paeity of commissioner of utilities for the coming year. Charles -M., Schwab has secured contract from Russia and France to furnish 300 armored and gun-mounted motor trucks for use in the war, according to a rumor at South Bethlehem, Fa The .American government has de- cided that if a man from the United States shoots a duck on the Canadian side he must not bring it into the United States without patting up ?IOti bond to either return the feathers to the customs office or to export them. The Biarritz correspondent of Rent- er's Telegram Company" says the newspaper Radical, of Madrid, states that the Spanish government has of- fered ,to accommodate wounded soldiers in various hospitals Sji j thousand men-could be taken care of in Madrid alone. The officers .of the newly-formed! city regiment in Berlin, Ont, have been announced and include the fol- lowing: UeuL-Col. H. J. Bowman, Major W. 31. 0. Lochead, Adjt-LieuL McAvlty, Captains A. Lockhart, F. E. Macklin, W. H.' Williams, R D. Cun- 'Lieutenants and other com- missions will -be named later. William Betzher, of Now Hamburg, Ont, and his sister, Miss Alice; ac- companied Nicholas Wehtzel in his automobile for a short trip in the country. approaching Wilmot Centre the automobile skidded and MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, says: If your dealer offers you an unknown' brand of roofing ask him who stands behind it and whether the manufacturer is a responsible concern. If he doesn't know, or if he refuses to give you the information, you are just- ified in buying elaewacre. Dealers who handle do not hesitate who makes it. In fact, one of their strongest arguments is to tell their customers that we are the manufacturers of turned over, instantly killing lady, Mr. Beatzer had spine Injured and three ribs broken. 51r. Wentzel was slightly injured. SIR HIRAM MAXIM'S OPINION "With the deadly weapon which is now doing duty for Britain's cause hi the continental struggle the name of Sir Hiram Maxim is associated. The Inventor has also reputation-- of having made a 31fe-study of the arma- ments different nations. "Writ- ing to the Scottish Weekly Record, Sir Hirum gives the following opinion "In this great "war the Germans don't, stand one Chance in a hundred. If they had only to deal with the Bn tisn, they Voold, JTam convinced, be sadly Beaten; but "with the Frencn, Russian, and Belgians added, their chances of victory seem absurdly re- -The writer has this to say as to the duration ot the war: "This particular war is not like the war in South Africa or any otner un- civilised country Trooos can and. are being moved with great rapidity Unaware of the outbreak of the war, and .wholly- unsuspicious of the reception awaiting hini, the captain of the "German cargo steamer Wilden- fels brought his vessel serenely through Port Philip Heads, a few days ago on his way from New York Melbourne, Australia. Upon reach- ing "the examination area inside the Heads the vessel was slowed down, and-to the utter astonishment of the skipper, Probst, an armed guard sprang aboard and enlightening him and his crew took charge of the ship; Probst was the more-astonished cause his vessel was _ equipped with wireless and he had_jfaeen in com mumcation with shipping when cross ing the ocean Cgrfagi-fgcJ Roofing Is guaranteed 5 years for 1-ply, 10 years for 2-ply, and 15 yeais fcr 3-ply.'and stand behind this guarantee with the biggest "roofing and buUdiug- paper 'in the- world. PUBLICITY for HKfl. Tha of cor i nUs "-it In tho last TS bare brought abiut General foellnr that publicity corporation affairs Is both nee Earr and deelr-xblo for fie futi publicity may bo i-av and ffh o tho pi bite as as tho BtacUmlflers _Jch In- formation as will cltnlacte ail pcs- EJbla chanca lor and In tha sasi, managers of some corporations havo operated' their business.In a mom or Issa arrogant pcrslKcnily refusing to naLo their acts knm-Tn to tha pub- lic or even to in inoet Instances 1C thcsa operation- fcid been laecle pabllc'iit tha time, many of the Illy from which they are f -i-- oul 1 not hai e o-curred. and ij dollars of :L la crcilly faoT- Its discovery conies tqo Generally it tho facts ;re 1 c'untiirilr public, or If GJ T-tra through e methods of public! y, H the coarsa of fcwilacsa, the of tho corpor Uon ,-Lc or It could., bt remedied and tha fcad effect of It irouhl bo lilt And so It It______ tie Cold__________ Thoy 'aro "afraid f to have ihelr factories examined anfl to let pur- chasers verify statements or facts inclusion to be iSe Is tact- tho nanutaciurer has to concaal, TrtilCU, if dla- jvcrod. TFoaiU not boar but hla :as- Publicity relation to all hurt- matters, la Uio bast core, tor their eviL% Just as llsht. and air .III the serais of disease. TOE GHKMAN INVADKlttf ifr BBUHHliLS The orderliness of-Prussian militarism. German troops la the ancient Grand place'at Brussels.; On September t all British citizens .in Brussels were ordered to leave, and the Germans commenced to construct fortifications; Consult your local dealer. He will be to give you detailed information' about 9or complete line of q OL" 5 ou reasonable pnces. Be sure goods are made and guaranteed by ui. General Roofing Mfj. Company Plymoatt Eldsr, Minn. Keen Competition at the Warner (3y :Staff Warner, Oct. at the. fair here last week were'i unanimous "in their expressions of approbation on behalf of the exhibits.- Too much, crer dit cannot he given to the farmers m, the district for their efforts this year to make their fair L a success.; ._._ aer is fortunate HI possessing 020 of "Napoleon said battles -were -on by adjuncts to a j, t I good bright, energetic secre- marches I opine that this war I 4 'P eale, while the board be of short duration, la regard of directors is composed of met w ho tp the sea, Britain is supposed to have t'a. force little more than equal to two of the largest continental fleets are no toettsr sea fighters in the world than the British If they had to deal Trith Germany alone there fce little chance but that the German fleet would be suped oS the f sea. but when you consider the Frenca and Russian fleets are added, I should German position is nopeless Baloney is the great factor in war Leaving the United States out of the question, Britain is country in the -world. France is second, Rus- sia third, and Germany fourth j'How Germany can hope to conquer !n the face of these odds, I find It difficult to Imagine." Calculating it from a mathematical standpoint Sir Hiram Maxim puts down the chances against Germany winning as 10 to 1. INHEABTOFCIXr HOTEL SAVOY being beaten Far from it of using the expression which NoaJ Drought out cf his little "nest vcar will be a War ner merely counsels critics and cal lous calamity croakers to "watch The folloWing is a bummary o some impressions gamed, and a par- tial list or the prize winners at the Warner fair -HORSE? It is not a singular thing that in- terest at a fair should centre on the horses Thej make possible, as mo- tive power, the existence- oh other know the game and play it AH have classes of lire stock, besides possess- been playing against nature this -1-1------- year, and nature, the elus ve, stack- ed the cards against them But they did not play a losing game, never theless Warner held the oniy fair m mg a remarkable "capacity for mak- ing pets of themselves The quality of the horseflesh, both drait and light, was exceptionally creditable From the hig black Percheron stal- ----J iiiuua i aiittl- tne "drouth district" thisjear, and lion heads the Miami (arm in spits of alf the adversities ordered and delivered b? nature, it mas a success from every standpoint War- ner admits that she was in the dry- area this year, but she admit tn ard bred stallion owned bj W L Stevenson, the lot exhibit- ed here above the average Some lacked the finish seen m the larger "FRUIT SALT" show rings, but all possessed unmis- takable signs of breeding. B. Campbell cleaned up on the jrizes with his stable of Clydesdales md the animals all merited the plac- the G. McDon- ing given them by Murphy, of Cbchrani aid (Miami Farm, New ;topk Irst prize in the Percheron stallion class, 3 vears anil over, against big field, Percherons being ite drafters in, this district: T; W. Ross was second, and Warren Bros third. W. L. .Stevenson's "Bataldin" wor the standard-bred stallion ribbon, Bit- don" Bros.-took the mares, and Warren Bros, third en mares and first on yearlings and suckers. The other winners in this class are largely the get of the famous Stovan- son horse. In the heavy draft classes, Letfingueli took Jirst for brood mares, C. C. Stover of-Milk River, second, land G. C. XfcDonald third. J.. -W, iPittman, G. F, W. _j.L. 'Stevenson and Bros also fig- ured in the prize'list in fehis class, H U on iirst m the team- in-harness Leffing- well first in tea brood mare with two progeny class, with the Miairi farm C. Stover" second aa'd -thirU Tespectively Chris Selk, Sfew Dayton, H W Watts, C C SU..ET, P S LeuTng- well, J. M. Hale, T. Ed Rains, Gf .H. Fuller ton, A. Ostlund, J H Pittmau, Lewis C. Blatter, C C Stover G- C McDon- ald, John Napp, R AIcNeaiy and S J Lills es.hibitedrm the agricukural classes successfully J H Hale jwon first m the iff harness class, and C C Stoker first m the four horse taam class F 3 Leffingwell copped thr first iif single drivers, W J. Qitdorf second, and A. lliseasol third; Miss Mary Conner -won first m lad- s' drivers J Edgar was first gentlemen's saddle, horses, C.-Solk be- ing second, and John McKay third Selk won a first in ladies' sai die horses with his A Ost- luid was second and G H Fuller- ton, third Mr SrtK's horse also took first n the bays' and girls' saddle classesi CATTLE. Robert Dollar Episode mation and trueness to well as condition, b.ut is al- ways possible in any class of stock, and the owner is no doubt working along good breeding principles. SWINE- The largest hog" raiser in the. dis- trict, F. Jf Mosedale, did not show, owing to an apprehension of cholera, which has made its appearance in tho cpuhtry, so the entries were not large one of the''finest pens of Berk- shires ever seen anywhere was shown b'y'jMr. Letting well, livery one of the tea animals in the litter was smooth, a good condition, balanced and j has no intention of permitting thi tSpokesmau-Review) British; diplomacy''has- Jong had an international -reputation, for inakiqg resolute "purpose with suave demeanor. Back of the -velvet glove is a mighty grip, Recent r unless dis- avowed, -would Indicale that England beautifully coincident with every line Jaid down to the-breed. The peu iirst in the fat hog class John Liner took first m Berk sows, Ff W Wiley ia Duroc-Jerseys and Warren Bros, in Yorkshires. Mr! Tinney, -the. well known stock- man of Medicine Hat, the cat- tle, sheep and swine, and brought out many interesting comparisons GRAINS AND -GKASSES Jt has -fcesn stated ;that farmers had practically no chance to do their best along th'ese; lines. they tUoit best, dftd their showing was remarkable The samples were all .well matured and fully developed, A few of the prize winners A slight deviation from the regular uniform it r among the horses was noticeable m the- cattle exhibits There were not many entries In any one class, but there were splen- did specimens or both the beef and iairy breeds amonfg ihem As near as one could :tell, there real dairy cofts present One was a Jersev, a splendid animal, good in everj thing nut escutcheon and slight fleshiness at the shoulders Another was somewhat course, but a sweet dairy type, nevertheless, and the :hird, one of the best specimens of dual purpose tvpe, was unfortun- ttelv placed the heel class This Jow possessed one of the finest ud- ders m the lot, and looked like an animal with heavy milking prcpen- iieies, but she coild not qualify as a lairy cow because she was placed m he" wrong catsgory Otner animals n the dairy pens sfiould rightly have elonged to the beef classes, and thej did not mak" their hcsl showing as ndmduals simph because their own- rs could not distinguish" between a airy and a beef cow Other animals were merely and fielonged to ;0 particular school T W. Mayberry Von m the 3horthorn ball class, 8 I Hams iions. were Fall Equitable Farm Co jilk River, C C Stover, manager Gust Kaupp, New Dayton R 2, Chris BlakesviUe 3, Gust Kaupp 12 entries) Red Bugler 2i Lewis Pet- .erstn 3, T. Mayberjrjr. Spring Wheat A 0 R C I Best SBeaf Fall F. G, Smith. Best Sheaf Spring E J Shafer, New Dafuui Threshed Warren 2, R E Caxr Sheaf S. G. Barrows 2, S Kingft C J Jenkins, New Day- ton 2. W L Shields Sheaf i. Luker 2, F. United States, or any other pouer, to build-up.its -merchant-marine without entering-stout; diplomatic opposition. Congress recently passed and the to encourage ships flying fritugn to charge (D Amarican the. Ameri- can flag. It apprehended that England would any more by German-owned ships" tied up in our harbors by the.-war to change to Am- erican registry, but her opposition to transfer" of American-owned ves- sels registry wns not an- ticipated Her interference, there- THE ONLY CURE FM CONSmTIONj Is Woiierfil Mai! From Fruit Julcis. AAyoMj'pNT., MAY 14111. '.'191 j; "I for Indigestion. "Constipation most excellent results, and'they cpntU nue to be my only medicine' When 1 first started about six years ago toSise them, I took four at a dose but gra- dually reduced the dose to one tablet at night Ikfore taking "Fruit a I tool, salts and other pills but the too harih I thought I might as wrll from flic illness QS from these Finally, I H iw Fruit a lives advertised w ilh a letter in xvhibli some one recommended them very highly, so I tried them, and 1 no hesitation in recommending them ANNir; B CORBETT 5oc a box 50, tnalsfze 250 At all dealers or sent on receipt of price by Pruit-a-tives Limited, Ottawa' in spite of adverse weather condi- tore, the change of registry of B Clarlr Sheaf S. I S. Anderson Rye, ThiLslied and Harris, Milt 'River. Flax J. Bugler. Flax J. Bugler, 2, S Milhaen. S. .Lsfflngwoll. Timothy (sheaf) F O Milk River Smith, JIJUL uiiui.il uuii o i iiaiin cleaned up on Red Polls while the Oj tj, rize-wjnners, in the grades were T p l Ross, G Brome ell and Epan Alialfa, _ S, G. Bar- ows 2, H Hot7c 'VEGETABLES The same applies to vegetables as is applied to grains and grasses. The soil was practically all the- producers liad to work with this year Thev were deprived of moisture at the critical stage of growth, and MJ ihe products doubly hard 'o raise, and the display doubly common lanle Some of tie ohie! prize-winners were S. J. Lille, S. G Barrows, Warner John Cress, Gust Kaupp, F Beers, F. E Clark, (all New Day- M Peters, and "Mrs Geo Bitdorf, of Warner, who won the first prize for the best col- lection over Mrs G Kaupp, a close D. McMillan of the Ex- perimental farm, Let-abridge, judged. POULTRY There were fully 500 entries in the poultry division, and manv beautiful ndiuduals graced the coops Some i gra< Snapp, Peter- en, J L Oraharo, Wm If Soice, Andcrsto, J C Petejseu and J C Lindgren f SIIBEP 's There were three pens ol sheep on and a clnsc scrutiny would many commendable r McKay and son are without doubt ie leaders in tho ttistrlefc m progres- ve sheep husbandry. en- to produce size rshrep and at the imft nd time carcasses, ___ _. .__. lamtaln a heavy Rcafce and 'adaptl- ility ;to Vr Mc- 'ay knows sheep fronv the'sKOun-t vp id will doini hat prairie seecpsmjn-yvV'ii! (e to hold ,frly jClose flee' mbs, April born, icy are Border L enno blood and ing qualities, size ability. He folly di prizes and several obtained The oilier vWed between T tcred sheep by K Snapp. Some -jt- shown tvcn deficf :st exhibitors were D (Mat phnes, V K A Fisher, A', E. Hum- WC Stone, ;he eteamtir.'Rpb.ert'DoIar is an unwel- come surprise Case of Assumes Importance The Robert Dollar fs owned by the dollar Steamship Co of San Francis co, essentially an American enter prise. Prior to it was operat ed .underx'Britiah-: the rea- son, as-often clearly stated by.Captain Dollar, that he could not profitably operate-under the burdensome Ameri- can navigation laws Time aud again Captain Dollar bad gone 011 record with the statement that if our naviga- tion laws -were amended and." made less rigorous, he would fly the Ameri- can flag. In fulfilment of that prom-; ise he changed to American registry i when the law., was-.recently changed. The-Robert -was in the har- and when she made sail .under the Stara and the Brazilian port author- iti es denied ,her; clearance. Inyestfga: tion showed-that the British consul at Rio had officially protested against the transfer of registry According to reports' received at "Washington from lie.cpqipany the ixre'eaid to-have feared that Brazilian would he the protest of the British onsul, they racoguizcd the transfer alid and cleared the Dollar, A belief is uxurysSed -at Washington, liat Great Britain made this protest n order to .preserve the record and, rVi'l waive .it but will adharo her purpose not to'permit .merfcah capital ;and enterprise to ake over German-owned ships.- It is. tho. friendly eeling that exists betwcoii the people C the United 'States and Kngland, mt the British authorities.h'ava rais an issuo In'this-case. Their pro- est is in violation of international ttv. A protest against Americaa biij'- ig of German ships would be debat- )Ie, though even there tha United tatea "coul.il make1 out a strong case protest against tho change of ag of the Hubert Dollai, long nd'operuted by Ameilcan capital, is ithout warrant: intornational' ght, and it Insisted .upon must iin- air to some extent the-friendly feel-' ing of the .people of the United! States It would tend to boar out the German' contention Uiat England has gone into this -war from motive of commercial greed, and loses no occasion to put1 down an obstiucting foot against tbo efforts of othei countiies to ibuild up' their merchant marine Could Not'Even Remotaly Help thn Germans In the case of. the Robert Dollar it; would be rldici'lous ior England toj contend that the transfer of registry! and flag cpuld even.- remotely or in- directly'benefit German" anriB; Tho peacefully, engaged in; South., American trade, carrying on com merce betiveen" neutral countrleercbm- merce that suffers from Europe's irar For England to Interfere the clear constitutional and'mpral right oE an American ship owner to fly .the Am- erican flajf over commerce thus cai- ried. on Between neutral .countries would expose charge of unreasonable commercai puinose to annoy a friendly! )eople and .Interfere in, their right tol mild up their own merchant marine The hope therefore, be earoest- y expressed that the action of tha British consul at Hio Ae. Janeiro will found to 6e the hasty course of an over-zealous 'and ill-advisefl official, and that U will-be promptly by the British government Dr. John--C- -Van-Dyke, professor of the history of art at Rutarers'.. College, who lias just returned from -the-war zone, predicts that the Hapsbnrgsand Hohenzollerns to tfce 'scrap1 heap with the Bourbons." BrosE, P Fisher, E U Laing, Oliver Soice, Mrs A P Veale, F Swite, N. B Mangm, E. J. Shaf fer, W A Schwandt, A. W Kmk- ham, Gust Kaupp, Mrs Geo Bitdorf, G.- A. Zufelt, T W Mayberjy, n 0 Mrs. and R J H. Weatbrook, the prominent poultryman of Lethbndge, judged most cmciently. The ladies' work department was filled with all sorts of good things to oat and wear, and the children's section showed xemarkable cleverness. Mils Clemens and Mrs "Madge of Milk liner, assisted by the Misses Sullivan, McCariin and Boy son, ed'as And so thts Warner Fair wai a 'Berlin, Ont, will raise (or ,-ib Canadian Patriotic Fund llov. H, J. Keitli, of Peter bo ro, has Reived ft call to Pres- church. Edmonton. The Ifllo of Man luvs voted a war it- contribution. REASON'S FOR USING Pride" BEER AT MEAL TIMES "ALBERTA'S PRIDE BEER" is a concenirated liquid food. Tea and Coffee are in no wise foods. In countries where beer is used as a (able bever- age, dyspepsia is piactically unknown. So is stomach trouble in In beer is more frequent- ly drank tlian at meal timer The "prejudice against strong sliinulnnls has in no the value of "Alberta's Pride the most nutritious of all liquid foods. This beer is absolutely pure. This is no idle claim, but otic that can back up by proof. Come to our Brewery and we will show you. To those who value strong digestive organs we mlvinc "Alberta's Pride Beer" and we recommend it to convalescents because it is a tonic. v v j THE LETHBRIDGE BREWING MALTING COMPANY, Limited v PHONE 554 ?t ;