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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 20, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOURTEEN THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD OCTOBER j BUIAIlSHliS Elderly Widow Found to Have Fortune After She Dropped Dead of Mrs. Alice Berkman, who knew her oily ct an elderly widow eXIng out a'precarious living by drudgery over washlubs, heard with surprise to-day that after she had dropped dead yesterday the police found more than In her clothing and in banks. In one of her, stockings was a package containing In cur- rency, she had a deposit of in the Illinois Trust ft Savings llaiik, and a considerable sum was pinned Inside her corset. Mra. Berkman's husband died several years ago, and she- sold most of their belongings antl took up her abode In 8 one-room house on the edge of the lonely prairies. She had been engaged by a number ot families to do their washing, and while thus engaged at the home of N. Haniery she fell dead over the wash tub. J- -Police who took away her body thought It a case for Potter's Field, but the ambulance physicians sug- gested a search of her clothing, which brought forth astonishing re- sults. It Is believed she made prac- I tlcally all the money by hard work as a washwoman. Covering News by Airplane Gets Big "Scoop" You don't have to suffer BAUM BENGUfi htcm pun of DRnltU, KUtXl, KMK or II Jim take. I THE tawni ma M, MONTREAL iXuMKr Dr. BOFlil RELIEVES PAIN I Full Blooded Indian Doctor Preacher o o Engineering Inslifute Consider-1. ing Experiments to Over- I come Difficulty Winnipeg Free Press reporter, who made record h) getting en banlc robhet-y. Th? Winnipeg Press Is the first Canadian piper to send in connection with, foundations in Saskatoon and the naw water supply system in Winnipeg and elsewhere. ,What the'engineers want now ..is discover eome means of protecting the: concreto from the al- knli, a thing which it Is not easy to find." .yS. ANARCHISTIC PLOT UNEARTHED AT MILAN MILAN. Oct. great anarchistic plot has been dis- covered hors, according to the newspaper Perseveranz today. Tha arrest of the editorial staff of the anarchistic news- paper'Umanlta Nuova, effected yesterday, Is declared to hayo been the .first move against the plot which will be followed by other important arrests includ- ing possibly that of the anarch- ist Enrico Malatesva, the paper's director, Hev. Edward Aninakew, a pure In- dian aud a famous speaker who Is studying medicine In Alberta univer- sity, is attending the Anglican synod uow meeting in Winnipeg. WESTERN RUGBY FINALS ARE DRAWN REOINA, OcL schedule for tho play-off to decide the Western JCansdlan Rugby championship this year has been drafted. It provHes for the Alberta winners to play Saskatch- ewan and the 'Manitoba champions to play the winners of the Saskatchewan Alberta game. It Is possible tho first game wilt be played Saturday, Novem ber 6. GAL FREE RUNNING Table Salt t) CANADIAN SALT co.uNrreo ECZEMA I in cot for Eczema tat L. lions. H relieves at aur heals tha skin. Kuaple bor Dr. Cbue'j OUlUneot free U you aieatioa thll and sead 2C. stamp tor poetace.- box: all dealers or Bales Ox, limited. ToroQto. ;_ j 7oa tre eof ?x pertinent D g vlier TOU USQ CbAM'ft Obt- Bkta HANDWRITING AND THE. MAN has always been thought that character was .responsible for one's handwriting. M. Duparchy Jan- ner, however, shows In an extraordin- ary book which has just been published that much of the so-called Vcharacler" In bindWrlUng is to tie author's state'of health. He asserts that anyone suffering from stomach troubla will write in lines sloping downwards to the right, whereas a liver complaint Is revealed by rising lines. It might be imagined that one subject to both liver stomach, complaints has level hand- writing, bu't'oa the contrary. M. Jan- nez gives examples which show that the writing such a person "wob- A bad heart causes THE PRIEST-KING OF BUNYORO (London 3Ir. John Roscoei leader ot- the Uackie Ethno graphical.Expedition to Uganda, in a letter which has just reached that "the Lrivial round, tho" common of a Central African 'potentate who Is priest and King and father of bis peo- ple furnishes all that a monarch, how- ever avid of work, ought to ask. Mr. Roscoe, whose letter is dater May 23, says: My arrival in Biinyoro wag v most timely; we have experienced iieavy rain from the time I reached until the present. 1 havo had, slilAave, some interesting Investiga- tion among these pastoral people. Dur- ing the expedition, there has been no 1 ward letters to be very broad. 3nal 14 soon you czt it Uhlet or of tipt'i Dimpepe-., the itom- kch distress caused bj' acidity will aid. Pspt's Diapepsin always tJck, upaet, acid etomachs in order once. Large 60c letter M .U.-. 'A; patient-with fixed Ideas drags out his letters, whilst anyone raaliins a curved stroke _for an acute accent'Is suffering from mystic folly.-: The perhaps reaches this terrifying conclusion because a curvicd stroke resembles the moon. Graridiosc idoas tire revealed by ex- aggeration In capitaisr.whereas; any- one" afraid of persecution :fonjis; cir- cles around1 his signature with a'cap- liar letter or gives a man; looped flourish at the end of his name. Be- ware 61 anyone who puts his signature at the left-hand corner of a paper, for he is likely to commit suicide. trio's. 'From early. Ias< thing at: riight he-was'exercised in the priGstly office. In the early hours he began by having his great; toes'anoint- ed to cleanse his.path from danger; he thea went to cleanse his land from magic and evil and .to'obtaln'blesslng upon ttie1 country and ;the.'.people; null camo the; ceremony.1 of sancti- fying the thkt was over he' had to set his' niogistrates the example of'settling legal matter with Justice. Having done this he had to go to herd some special cattle and thus bring blessing upon the cattle. Each afternoon he had to.partake o( some sacred meat and thus give his blessing to the food of the country, and he- ends his day by guarding the place from danger until the late hours of the night, Let me give some details In eipla- nation of 'these ceremonies by briefly recounting some ot them. the early morning ceremony when he goes to his bathroom; two yearling bulls, one black the other red and black, are brought to him. Ho takes tho black bull by; tho horns, and placing his fore- head on a white patch on the bull's forehead he asks the Creator to re- move all the evil of the night from him and his people, then taking the red and black bull he asks for blessing, by placing his head against that of the hull as before. Later cornea the ceremony of milk- ing the sacred cows. When these are milked the ceremony of drinking the milk comes, when every person in.tho j royal enclosure must remain still and nulet, not even coughing or clearing the throat on the pain of death. I pass over the cases to the.time when he has to j herd some cows .and thus ensure blessing upon the herds of the land. '.i [n the afternoon.-at about .4 o'clpck, he has to partake of some sacred beef. Before doing so-he beats one beat on each of nine sacred drums, which inr forms the people thai he Is about to enjoins silence; all the people cower and cover their faces wherever they may he. The special cook comes purified, carrying a special fork, and his servant a of meat. The cook kneels In front o( the King, who sits on his throne while the cook pieces ot meat Into his has to be careful lest the fork should touch his teeth, because that would mean death to him. After the meat Is eaten tho sirred herd of cows agafn comes, and after they aro milked the King drinks milk as In the morning. During the past thrco months I hare been engaged in .investigating these- cow customs, and find the people have the most wonderful knowledge of cows, and feel siiro they would DB able to turn this country to proIHabla use with encouragement and, assist- ance from the British. Without any aid Or science they have gained extra- ordinary Insight into disease ami the care of cattle. With a little training they would become expert cowmen and supply Kuropca'n' markets with meal as well as sending butter and cheese. WHAT WE CANNOT DO Why; A Corn? a touch will end A com today is needless, and millions unpeople know it, Yeare ago nearly eveiy woman nad them. Now women who know Blue-jay never suffer corns. Alk your own friendi, Blue-jay comes in liquid form or plas- ter. One applies it in a a louch. The pain slops. !n a little lime the whole coin loosens and comes out Tens ofi ended in' The proof is everywhere, millions of coma have been this simple, easy way. This is the scientific method the modem way vf. dealing with a corn. It 1 was created by this world-famed laboia-; tory, which every physician respects, One test will solve all your corn prob-1 Make it tonight. .Buy Blue-jay from your druggist. (Dy Edgar A. Guest.) The cheerful man can help ihe sad And v.'ln him back to Uaghter glad, He can go forth and freely share His Joy with those best by, care, The elrojig man walkiflg on life's way Can lend W3 strength from day to Jay To weaker men in trouble's clutch And Eire tho help they need BO much The rich man from hla lavish store Can alii the poor man at his door; And by one kindly helpful deed He can becomo the friend In need. But wo who have good health must stay And watch a loved one, night and day, Making a rtcsjior.ile fight to lire And what we would we cannot give. Oil, we hare which we can lend And strength at times to play the friend. nut In those hours of true despair The licaltli wo we cannot share. Blue 'jay Plaster or Liquid The Scientific Corn Ender BAUER BLACK, Umiled; Cblcnjo Torotiio New York' Mikeri c< Suiiln Surtlcil ,nd Allied 1'roducn 50ME WELL-KNOWN FIRMS HRXi (Baltimore News.) pno CON. SPICK SPAN. CUT VPS DOWNS, FINE DANDY. LUCK PROMISE, PUFF ft BLOW. HIGH ft BUY. A HONEY. J'OWDBtl SHOT. DOWN ft OUT. COCKKD ft 1'HIMED. HOUGH ft TU5IBLK. X DO DA j When The Sea Gives Up Its Dead1 A Talk On Thanksgiving Do you really give What does Thanksgiving mean to you? Has it any spiritual signifi- cance, or is it merely an occasion for feasting? It is not our purpose to preach, but it is our.purpose to bring home to- you some things for which, as a Canadian, you should give thanks. Consider your welfare in contrast to the hopelessness of many Europeans, remembering that but for the spiritual and personal sacrifice of hundreds of thousands of our Soldiers and Seamen, Canada might be suffering as Europe is to-day. Then consider those who still bear the loss of husbands and' and_ sons and who must continue to suffer this loss until the sea givet up its dead. There are, in this country, wives and mothers and children whose husbands and sons and fathers just as surely laid down their lives for Canada's welfare and protection as did soldiers and sailors who died in battle. Canada's Merchant unsung plain, men of. undaunted courage and spirit, who won for their grave the deep. Cypress nor Yew shall weave for them their shade. Their; memory is graven in the lonely hearts of waiting women and uhcom-' prehending childhood. During the war the people of Canada undertook to provide for such as these. _They are the people's charge. The Navy League is merely their are their hope and their refuge. Special After this year, the League expects to cease asking for for the, relief of the Canadian dependents of Merchant Sailors who were killed on Active Service. With the Trust Funds now in hand, together with the sum set aside in the'Budget, to be raised by public subscription this week, it should be possible to establish an endowment, the income from which will be sufficient to provide for these dependents until the need no longer exists, But as many of these dependents are young children, the endowment must continue for a number of years, until they become supporting, J Their Faith it In Yon. Ye dare not Break Faith. The Navy League of Canada SAILORS' WEEK CAMPAIGN October Dominion Objective ;