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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 18, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD MONDAY, OCTOBER letbbribje Derail IccbiKiCtfls, alberta DAILY AfJo WEEKLY. Subscription Rates: Daily, delivered, per year.. Dally, by mall, per Weekly, by mail, per year. Business Editorial TELEPHONES: OIBce- Offlcc '1.00 1262 1224 W. A. Buchanan Managing Director John Torranca Business Manager Your King and Country Need You Right. Now ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR The Serbian campaign progresses slowly. The Austro-Gerraans have made little advance of real import- ance, and their movements in the strange and difficult country have been attended by frightful losses of men. The slowness of their advance has given the allied troops which landed at Saloniki time to concentrate and these are now moving forward aid the Serbs, and also to check the Bulgarians coming in from the east It is believed by some that the Allies ivill confine themselves to the Bul- leaving the Teutons tc the Serbs. The neutral, attitude of Greece and Rumania has been a disappointment to the Allies, but the belief is still en- tertained that these nations will ev- entually combine against the Teutons. In the meantime, 3pecuJatIon IB rife as to the Intentions of the Allies as to the Dardanelles campaign. This, ai recent figures show, has been tremen- dously costly for Britain and France, j tajn have bBeH. marking und the advisability of withdrawing j tjme os tbu ptninsula of GaJUpoli. BuV THE DARDANELLES AND BULGARIA Lord dinner's declaration that the effort to break through the Darda- nelles should he abandoned recalls sonic views recently expressed by H. Charles Woods, the British military writer. Mr. Woods dost not belle-s Ga.'iipoll Is the to the Dardanelles. He Insists that Britain and her Allies can obtain their objective In one of the three following wajs: endeavoring to exhaust the Ottoman garrison of ilie pen- insula and to cut off Its means of reinforcement and supply. The Isthmus of Bulalr, by which tho only road from the remainder ot Turkey enters the peninsula of Galllpoli. Is only three miles wide. Its whole breadth must therefore be practically under fire of the Al- lied warships lying In the tJulf of Saros. undertaking; landlnES In areas which the AUIos have not so far aUucked. A strong force landed at Suvla Bay would be able to push home an attack across the narrowest part of the peninsula, thus taking in the rear the forts at Killd Bahr. forts vrhioh constitute the main part of tfia defences of tho Dardanelles. BRINGING BULGARIA. UJT-O THE WAR. bomnmrtlng on Bulgaria's position In the War, the ..Toronto Telegram's military observer says: "Buijartt.is now in the war, not as the ally, bat as the enemy of Franca, Italy, Serbh and Britain. Can Greece and Rumania join Bulgaria? mania and Grewe remain Bulgaria is less hilpful to the Austro- Qermans as an ally than ai a neutral. Greene and-Rumania can throw armies into battla artar ol employing; the balk of her warfare on the Austrian front. THANKSGIVING DAY. 1915, B.C. ajm seeking another and ilmpler way to is considered. The French have rfpulsed some vere German attacks on the Troitern front. The British submarines have tirely paralyzed German trade In- tha Baltic, which will be a severe biow to Germany. The voluntary system of reer.uHfng In England 'la to be given a further six' weeks'- trial. THE SOUTH AFRICAN pENERAL ELECTION A general election IB in progress in South Africa. Those partisans in "this country favorable to a general elec lion may feel that the courie follow- ed in South .Africa givM excuse for tin appeal to the electors In Can- ada. The circumstances, however, are entirely different In .South Africa, there is a party led by Qeneral Hert- which is opposed to that Domin- ion's participation in the war. Gen- eral v Botha's policy la actively and strenuously opposed, and as leader of the government he decided it was wise to ascertain.the.santimcnt of the pic In Canada both politics! partial lire determined, one as much as the other, rtjai Ckhada shut use all Its resources, i! need .be, to the war to a gnccasitfu! finUb; The po- government has the whole people behind it in that determination. Under such eircuinsiancss, there is no need to-ask the people for vindica- tion of- the war policy. In South Afri- ca, as we have painted out, there Is party opposed to assisting in the war. It has held that position from the be- ginning It doiie its utmost to damage General Botha and the loyal- ists. NOW toe peppe are being giv- en the onportunjty of declaring; them- selves _ Reports which, com? from South Africa indicate that while the contest is extremely bitter and General Hert- 7.og is endeavoring to arouse the pre- judices of the old Boer element, Gen- eral Botha and nis government will be sustained Botha is a commanding figure in the wond todiv. Fifteen years ago a Boer general righting the flritlsli, as soon, as the European war declared himself loyal- ly behind Britain and from that time to the present, he has. not only pur- a.policy in the administration of affaire, wholeheartedly in sympathy with the of the Empire, but he has the forces of the Dominion In Quelling a rebeUion. and then pro- .teeded to engage Ornmn tnd in bringing German South- west Africa Into the possession of Great Britain. Botha hfti; learned to appreciate British rule. He bnowi that under f.ie Vnam Jack there freedom for the South Afrf- J thin would ercr in a ican Elmpirt, and so detennlaed 'illiat South Africa will part 4f aU do wtmott tU Mplratlooi and the warlords, ft to expect that the people of the Do- mlnlon win. fiiptioi-t blm whtft UitM ttoiff weak! garia may need all the help that the jtuatro-Germani and Turks to bold national gat the Allies who will to Tur- through' Bulfaria. "Bulgarians foujht nobly when they were called to fight battles of thtlr nation. Turksy'was, and is, thai enemy of Bulgaria, The Czar Per- dinand noir oalli his people to fight In a dynastic war with an ally they hate againat tnt British aatloa that hae alwaya thvlr frland. diplomacy baa aoufbi. Bui Into a wall against the British- ;blt tough, mother, or else some one has "been usV this cliisel to write a nove! Franco-It advance on Turkey "Bulgaria mar proYa to be the Bate- way to" a mighUer advance and tha battle ground on which doom of both turkay and Bulgaria will be WHERE NEXT ATTACK MAY COME DICKED UP IN THE BUST U AW Melbt's concert at for the liod Cross netted JI Jas Errln, a pioneer of Edmonton and at Winnipeg. Thomas Ooyd, tine" of the ohlest of Whltechurch pioneers, died Au- ra By the death of William Oreilock, oronto has lost a native son and v Major A V Roy of Montreal, of I tions fa New Orleans, shot and killed the 32nd French-Canadian Regiment, Lansing Pearsall, son of a 'prominent has bean killed at the iront. This is railroad man. Dr. Holley told the the first .efh'cer of tbe. French-Cana- dian Regiment to fall. It is intimated that the 'Irish regi- ment which has been in process of police he shot Pearsall thinking he was a borglar. Alleging that the Mutual Life In- surance company of NEW York con- formation in Toronto for some months templates investing of its is to be established immediately un- trust funds in the Anglo-French loan der official sanction, with Col. Boydioi Olga H S ttalsb, MeGee in holder-of a 53000 insurance William Jentas, eowlurti two the "led suit for an stores at Carleton Place, was injunction in the Federal court at ed be-'ore Police Magistrate J S with serious ofltnee against" his daugntee, twenty-five years; H M Burden, iirmeily' or St. Chicago. Thrusting his hpad over the auto- John, N. B., but now residing In Boston, has offered to the military hcspital commission his fine farm ana old colonial residence at'Nerepis on the St John river, as a convalescent the province one of its best luiown live stock men. Her Piof. Law, of Knor Toronto, will not accept tbe posi- j home for soldiers tion of principal ol Manitoba college, Toronto Winnipeg. Orders for a large number cars have been placed with the East- joining the Teutons and declared for era Car company of New I the allies S hv the Russian fovernoient! The German potetp crop, estimated a DJ ups g flA (1AA flfin I. laroMt tn APPEAL FOR AID His Honor Lieutenant Governor Uiilyeii lias received the following cablegram from Lord Lunsdownc. the president .of the Uritish Ucd Cross Society heg, to inform you that .the Uritish Red Cross Society and the Onlm of St. .John, in view of the great demands upon their 'resources both in Franco nnd in the Near East, have decided to make an appeal throughout the Empire by street and Other collection on the 21st day of October next. The money received from this .appeal will he devoted en- tirely tn relieving (he of our wounded soldiers and sailor? from home and overseas at tho vari- ous scats ot_war from all parts of the King's dominions. We have al- ready received generous assistance in our work, but with the increase of British Mid Overseas forces at the front there is a corresponding in- crease in our expenditure, and we shall be duly grateful to you if you will help us' by organizing an appeal and sending the proceeds to us for the object which 1 have named. 1 shall be greatly obliged if you will kindly communicate the foregoing to your government. Their Majesties the King and Queen and Ilcr Majesty Queen Alexandra arc giving their gracious patronage, and 1 trust that you will also-be able to see your way to help." The executives of the I'anndian Red Crcss.-and St. John Ambulance Societies have informed His Honor that they :havc issued instructions to all. their branches nnd auxiliaries to co-operate in every way to make this special fund as large as possible. There can be no question concerning! the magnificent work that is being j done bv these Societies and the great need for funds to carry on their work, and now that the great drive of the allies'has the demands will be greater than ever. His Honor requests that u special' effort will be riiaile by all public and philanthropic' societies in tbe prov- ince to co-operate as requested in the above cablegram and use every means; to send a contribution from this pro-- j vince that will be worthy of our provincial record already established by contributions in men and money since the beginning of the His Honor specially requests that clergymen of every denomination shall melfe reference to this special appeal from their pulpits on Sunday; the 17th Instant, and urre upon their congregations the duty of every- citi- zen to contribute something for the benefit of those who are fighting lor THE FAMILY "Fniit-a-tlws" Is the Standby in TUs Ontario Home SCOTUKO, 2Mb, 1918. tttavtyrto Constipation. Wo without satisfaction, and spent larso Bums of inonoy, until we happened on 'l-'rult-n-uvesV AYefuivo lisedlt in this family for about two years, ami wo would not use anything else u long us wo can get "Fruit-a-tives." ,T. W, HAMMOND. from fruit juices and mild in pleasant in taste. 60c. a box, 6 for trial aiza 25c. At dealers of sent on receipt of pried by Fruit-a-tives Ottawa. their country in Che trenches nt the front; His Honor also specially requests that the mayors and officials of all towns and cities, as well, as the oi- lidals of all villages and municipali- ties, shall co-operate.In every I'os- sjble way the organizations that have this matter in charge, and con- fidently relics on the generous re- sponse of; the'public of-the province lg the appeal made by the President of the British Red Cross Society. His Honor has been pleased to appoint iliss Mary Finltham of Cal- gary, who Is now secretary-treasuret of the Provincial lied Cross Society, as treasurer of this special fund, and all contributions may be.sent to her, cither directly or..through a local treasurer, who may be selected by the contributors in each locality. AGREES WITH THE MAYOR To the Editor of The Herald: pleasure I read Mayor llardie'3 letter to Henry.Ford, H Is deserving and to the uoint. When nneh mtm as Ford, in what is suppos- ed to he the most democratic country on the k'.obe today, makes the declar- ation that he will boycott the banks who subscribe- to the Allies' loan and tie tin cans to the Commissioners and send them-home; it is-high time we treated Mr. Ford and, his wheeled tin cans urthe same way. Nor will we be showing respect to our country, and our brave men fighting at the front. If wo allow such :i en- rich at our expense. We can't afford BUCh n Ford. Yours truly, HaL T. A. CORY. Clara, aged matio safety gats of a freight shaft on the premises of the Canada Bread company, Winnipeg, George Lamp- -'antly killed i lift', coming crushed his rell, aged 25, was instantly when tho floor of the frorri the third storey, head against the top bar of -the gate. Lieut. Marlborough Thorne, of the East Surrey regiment, killed in ac- ___o_ mass Uon, was the second soil of the late meeting with Macedonians protested Cornelius Thorne of Sidcup. He was agates? the action of Bulgaria m educated at Haileybury and went to recently. at tons, is the largest in. The Summit house at Port (Jock-, the historj ol the country, says burn, one ot the leading summer re-i Berne dispatch to the London Post, sorts on the Muslcoka wu en-'The supply is so abundant that Oer- Stonewall Manitoba, Canada. joined the 90th Winnipeg Rifles, after- wards obtaining a commission IB East Surreys. A. C. Maciarlan'e, manager ol the Standard Bank at Oannington, Ont., has.been granted a military comrnis- days many" has prohibition sipn for foreign service H F I against exporting potatoes to Switz- Clarke, manager at Orono, has been W H. Belliv.ju, of erland succeed Mr Nawarlane Que a junior clerk In the Molson's Dolci, the apostolic I d, H. Sanus, of Claremont, will bank Quebec -nas killed falling delegate at Constantinople, having re-! succeed Mr Clarke arid M hmitn throueh a second-storey -rmdow in a ported to the holy on tfce suffer- has appointed manager at Uare- roommj bouse lings of the Armenians, Pope Bene-lmont A S Van Uusen, tormerly ac- Returns from twentv-seven of the I dint has written an autograph letter countant at Portage uenue i forty-nine States in the j to the Sultan of Turkey, interceding, Winnipeg, Man has been appointed 'Union show a total of lor the unfortunat- people total paid m fees tn the eminent by the owners in motor cars and trtc'fs dur- ing the months of 1815 The Allies' aviators have bornbed Clercken, Bssep and Keyes near Dixmude which may herald an at- tack or the Germans the im- pression-'that a mighty effort com- bined with land and sea forces will be made to expel the Germans from the coast. Trml in Safety STEAMSHIPS American Line Steamers sailing un- der the A merican flag from York to Liverpool. FIN! LARGE SAS.ATSAI. STEAMERI Two sailings per week. Ail informatloi, Inel serrations, etc.. MITCHELL C. P. K. Ticket Agon The Her Dury tjojley, rector of St George's Episcopal church, one ef ths -most fashionable congrega j at 1'ruisla, Sasi manager at Lomond, '.l.ta., and F G: Stanley, formerly accountant at Edmonton, has oeeli made' manager FRENCH CAVALRY REVIEW RECENTLY Polncara it nftraut of cavalry diirift hU recent visit to the front. THE SUNKEN ITALIAN BATTLESHIP BENEDETTO BRIN i r Blown uu IB the Bay lot Brlndui bj an Itternal cwuiaf the uf uearlj four hundred inui and V MalMt. Light On A Dangerous Habit Prominent periodicals everywhere arc daily expoi- ing the harmful effects of the drug, caffeine, in tea and coffee. Physicians, food experts, medical and editors largely agree that the cumulative effect of Hie to 3 grains of caffeine in the average cup of .tea or roffee is lor the many troubles, nervous prostration heart palpitation, indigestion, etc., that subtly besel most vegular tea and coffe Drinkers. Some people seemingly hold up under regular tea unii coflee drinking without serious results, but modern thinkers, with respect for the fundamentals of health and longevity, are daily changing to POSTUM ,11 is 11 pure food-drink made from wheat and a little wholesome no caffeine or other in- .jurious drug. When properly made, Postuni has H flavor so de- licious and snappy that one is inclined to and coffee within n very short time. Pontiim comes in two forms: The original' Portum Ctreal, requires thorough boiling, 15c and 25c pack- ages; Instant Postum, the soluble form, is made in the cup with boiling water, 30c and 50c, tins, -Both nre equally delicious and the cost per cap is about the same. Better appetite, steadier nerves, brighter days arc iclicduled for those who quit tea and coffee. A JO days'' trial shows "There's a Reason" for POSTUM Sold by Groctn In Cereal Co. Ud., ltrtwr, Onl, ;