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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 20, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR THE LETHBRIDGB DAILT HERALD MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1918 DAILY' AND WEEKLY.' Subscription Rates: Dally, (JeMvprod. yrar. Daily, by mail, per year by moil, per year.... J4.CO 3.00 1.00 TELEPHONES: Business OJMce Editorial Ofiice W.. A. Buchanan supply of men. The supply would not be very great II we failed to en- courage tho men to to the front by agreeing to look alter tho depend- ents. Premier Sifton Points Out Defects of Bank System RICKED UP IN 5 MASSING I OK THE FUSV MAN John S. Aspin, a well known !Kc- j gin a is dead. John Torrsnce j counlv ni.Dcses raising Business Manager-OOQ icr idiotic Fund. j G. Oouzhlm, oi Montreal, largely mterisicd in the Naatoii district, is rfead. Rev. W. C. Schlicter. a Methodist minister oi the B. C. conference, died at Vancouver. Rev. J. L. Campbell, cf Boston, will become past T of the First Bap- tist church, Vanrmivcr. Dr. J. E. Hod: son of Retina, has King oiid Country Need OU Kiqht NOW ROUND 'THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR Russian forces' are gradually being j compelled to withdraw from the im- accepted the position of organist oi poriant position, which protect the iu vheat chief railway system of northern Rus-j at about bushels, sia. Saturaar'is dispatches announc-: ana its oats at ed the Investment of Vilna, by the! The late f. S. Hammond, of Tor- Germans, .vhich is a vital point on! f Jo. a Lusitaaia victim left an es- tate val'ien at over the northern railway line, and alsoj Rer Gregory Kcrnaban, former that the northern railway retreat nf j Chancellor of the R. C. Archdiocese the Russin troops had been cut. Lines of Toronto, died at CnUingwood, at to the south 'are also being threat- j r -yj treal Mederick ened. j Martin has besun an action against Tho Russians, however, are con- j La Patrie, a French evening paper of tiauing their successes in that city, -for damages, al- Edmonton, Sept. Sif- ton spoilt'. very on .ilfiftu'ts in Canada's banking system in an address last Lelore Edmon- ton audience. Me took as his subject, "Lfisous of the war." One of these was connected with the hanking system of Canada. As loin; as he could remember, bank management and direcunites had pleaded as an excuse for sending home investments away into foreign countries that they could hast ly he withdrawn in case of crisis upsctt ng.homo conditions. The war had proved the ridiculousness of this absurd contention oi eminent finan- ciers for t'.ie last forty years. When the crisis did come the ban's s went into the foveign mar-ets to realize on tlu-ir in e'trrents and did they get Not the money, rcstrad, they recrhed clearing house certificates'and the foreign countries refused them their cash, because t! cy themselves were short. So the band's had to come bne'.v and draw in their Canadian credits, il ready limited, and there'uy cripple home develop- ment. This lesson frcni the war will have an important effect upon finan- cial history in Canada. It will force a readjustment of business methods followed by the banks. Another fiscal feature of the is found ia the fuot that since its coi'.itwnccmeiit deposits in Canadian banks have inerc-asM by The hanks so much mrney un luuui that theytare seriously consid- ering dropping interest rates on tic- posits from S to Sft per cent. In the face of this situation commetcial in- stitutions, muhivijifllitips hiiti largo t interests tire for want oE money. With liiis' money in. hand the Canadian ImnVs arc forcing gilt edg- ed Canadian spcurities into foreign markets forcing turm to pay six and vcr cent, for mousy. Mr. Sifton was quite emphatic in his statement that Canadian banks are not doing their duty by Canada. Smaller community bauks, with uo branches, are surely coming, he said- It will not bo a 'political for in the past both political parties ,1 have been equally remiss in handling the banking system. The country has never had a nnuistc.r of finance with sufficient backbone to light tho banks, for the reason that the banks arts a powerful ally for a minister of fin- ance. If he is friendly with them he can out and secure from one to ten millions or more on a minute's notice to him over temporary difficulties, but the time is approach- ing wlirn public opinion will become so strong thai public interests will over-ride the personal convenience of ministers of limince nnd force u re- adjustment of conditions. Thfl smaller hank will 'become u reality. It will be conducted by com- munity interests in 'lie interests of the community, lu this connection Mr. Sifton pointed 'Mil, that such banks been possible in the last few years many of the vil.uablo citutms who have pulled up their.stakes and moved to nt-her centres would havu remained nt home and financed banks themselves. There were many could liiiaiwe a bank capital, but none wouU! throw tti.s capital into a big machine in which! hi' would exercise no control. Tho country, he continued, will .ret along in spite of the bants of Can- ada. Another lesson from the1 war .has licen that we are goUitiK down j to fundamental Inne been living on credit and perhaps will have to continue to expand on credit for some time. Rut- we have learned, he said, that it is necessary to; 'noirou- it is ulso necessary to make provision for TCpaj meut. have learned that natural resources must not be neglecktl for thai the only way in which the com-j mimity can add to its wealth is through production. .Men can ma'c money by speculation, by swapping horses and by gambling, but the com- munity is not made riciicr by their exploits. If they gain someone else KIDNEY DISEASE WAS KILLING .Until He Used "Fafeflss" I flie; Great Kidney Remedy llAdPnisviu-E, QNT., Aujf. 26th, 1D1S. "About two years ago, I found my health in a very bud slate. Jtfy wcro not doing their work ami I was all rim down in condition. Having seen advertisutl, I decided to try them. Their action was mild, and tho result all thai tuulil buuXpuctcd. My Kidneys resumed their normal ncftou after T had taken upwards of u dozen boxes and I vitality. Today, I am as well us over." U. A. KELLY. 50c. a box, 6 for J3.50, trial size 25o. At dealers or sent on receipt of price by Fruit-a-tives Limited, Ottawa. FLIERS MAKE ATTACK ON TRAIN (lonova, SwliKcrlnml, Seyt. JS, vlu from Germany glva un account of an attack by two ora upon u trulii not far, over the bor- der from Kltiiguuu. The flttw vory low, according to tho trav- n'ilors, find besides dropping tlio trutii nmclilno gun UiilIutK, UHI imusengevs )n u pnu.u crawling under UIQ seals .In HIP os In an effort fo .escape Jiarin. Nev- ertheless suveral them.were killed or wounded, the travellers declare. GETS loses, and, said the premier, CONTRACT TO- RAISE THE EMDEN Sydney, Tho Aus- lui'idin minister .of dofoiice linn nrj copied tender of a corporation, Uesulcd by E, 0. Oaniley. to raise tho Oennun cruiser Kintlen, now on a reef at Keeling Island, whither she was driven durins the sea fight against "1.J1.A.S. SyUnoy, lust November. SHOOTS, MISSES. USES RAZOR .Mont., Sept. Believing that James Vaulci was in love with jlils Fnmlt Antigtmr, -in a jealous rafie, tonight; fired- thrce'shots at thd former, but missed him. AnL.ganl then attnckorl Vanlci with a razor, nearly severing his head from his this body. Me slushed hie n'oae off, slit war will prove a grcal blessing if it jim enr, and nearly gouged out an eye. "-1- finally convinces us that the country- at large can only profit through tual production. Aniigani fled into the mountains, ami he pursued tonight by a sheriff's Viinic! in expected to die. where they appear to be effecting e turning movement on the Austrians. leging defamation of character. The latest- addition to the Canadian aviation ccrps for training for ser- Reports indicate that the Teutons' vice at- the front is J. R. Booth, >re preparing for a big new offensive.! Jrr-. son of Fred Booth, grandson of i _ J. R. Booth, the Ottawa millionaire, rhich may be against Serbia, though TMs crop js pstimated no further troops have been concen- trated along the Serbian border. The capture of an important Turk- ish position by the Allies at Gallipot! is announced. The Turks are said to :be eipecting the arrival of a great German army to hausted troops. reinforce their ex- PROPER FARMING SAFE AND SURE METHOD A farmer down Foremost war boasts of a forty-bushel average from a disced-in-on-stubble whuat crop. as the "highest'on record in total! yield, in average per acre, and in acreage. The yield is estimat- ed bushels. Employees in the Stratiord muni- tion factories arc being discouraged from enlisting, and they are being given to show that they are doing their "bit" for the country. The annual sale of lands by the, County of Simcce for arrears of tax- es is announced, and ci the 300 par- cels offered, the majority nre lands in the Port JicXicJ.l. Charlie Lyons, a former joc'iey, who had employed as1 a valet in tbs jockeys' roorcs at mcst oi the That is a tribute to the wonderful fer-; Canadian' tracks, was bv passing train at .Montreal last night. A deputation representing the Y. M.C.A. waited upon Major-General i Hughes and recommended Henry Birks j oi Montreal for service at the front j as a represent .-t'.ve of the association. The recommendatioit was accepted by the minister, Ven. Archdeacon Hill, rector ci Trinity church, St. Thomas, since 18S5: has resigned. J. W. J. tility of Southern Alberta, but it is not farming. This year was Ideal for farming in any old style. TVje may 'have other years just as.good, but we cannot tell. To be sure ol a crop ev- ery year, modern farming methods must be adopted, and "disced-in-on- stubble" is not modern or scientific- It is better to seed in the best cultivat ect ground, than to gamble on chances! Andrew, St. John's church, of setting a crop off stubble. The j Berlin, has resigned that position to Foremost farmer is rightly gleetill i to St. Thomas as rector of over but tt wm aot P-T H vollraters mers to emulate his example. OTerseas services enlisted as pri- might find that he had all the luck, j nates. They were all seat to Eng- VCiimteer crons have yielded well! land, and it was left to the War this year, too, hut it would be Office to appoint field officers Of the enlisted, are sailors, too, to told ones arms and trust there ,s a trataillg snip at st. a volunteer crop tach year. Proper farming is the only guarantee of a Tegular crop. B.C. SHOULD SEE HANDWRITING ON WALL The Conservatives still hold the reins of power in the Dominion's west province, but tJte Liberals bare a right to claim Jn- W. 31. Appel, ex-reeve oi Tavis- tock, who TEsiened ostensibly hecausp of protests against his accepting work'from the corporation as propri- etor of the Tavistock Gazette, denies that hc'crer uttered any pro-German sentiment in his village or township, and that he is quite loyal. Icelandic has been made an option- al-subject for matriculation into tbs University oi' Saskatchewan, and may creasing their representation in the j Jf aii Prince Edward Island legislature from two to thirteen, and reducing the Con- servatives' majority from twenty-six to four, is not a bad day's work. Those who thiafe it impossible to bring ahont a turnover in British Col- umbia, where there is no Liberal op- position 'whatever ia the legislature should take a lesson from this hand- writing oa the wail. In Prince Ed- ward island the Conservative govern- ment had a fairly good record, still the Liberals gave them a very close run. In British Columbia the Conser- vatives have had a very bad record, and the Liberals, when the opportun- ity offers should come out victor- ious, provided there is an honest ex- pression of public opinion. for j French or German or, a classical op- tional language. The introduction oi Icelandic as an option is made this year, and applies both to the junior matriculation, which admits to the first year of the University, and to the senior matriculation, which ad- mits its holder to the second year. President Murray stated that Icelan- dic had been made an option for ma- triculation with the idea of att- t- ing Icelandic "students into the .d- versity work, the fact that the University cf Manitoba, had made similar provision had .influenced the authorities in Saskatchewan. PLAIN DUTY OF STAY-AT-HOMES Sir Herbert Ames made it so clear and convincing that it is the duty of every stay-at-home to Pay when does not-Fight, that little room ia left I (or further argument along this line. If we want our country and Empire saved from the domination of a power we abhor, o.ur men .must keep going forward to the fighting lines. We can not expect men to forsake loved ones unless they are assured that they wKl be well looked after. It Is the duty of the "stay-at-homes" to put up the money to care for the dependents, and the Patriotic Fund is the source through which contributions must go. As Sir Herbert declared, it.is a case of Fight or Pay. We do not want this country, devastated by the Ger- man hordes. To avoid it we must as- slit the Allies until victory cornea. la, it not worth while sacrificing some- thing to aid our men at the front to prtvent this country being invaded and possibly wrecked and ruined by the enemy? That is the possibility us If we to kftep. up tfet DANCE THE AUDITORIUM CLUB will hold 3 Public Dance In the K. P. HALL Sept. 21st Proceeds will be given to the RED CROSS FUNDS. Cents. The Daughters and Maids of England Patriotic Whist Drive Wednesday Next IN THE S. O. E. HALL. Proceeds will be given to the Patriotic Fund, Tickets be obtiined of any of the Why all this fuss about Chewing Gum? o "Couldn't you save money on flavoring, for instance, and still give an excellent Yes, so we could. But you should understand at the start that Sterling Gum set out to establish a new standard in chewing guuis.- To accomplish this, the flavor must be hoth mare delicious and more Hence: Point No. with flavor. "Well, then, is all this repeated refining really Of course, no chewing gum is'alivays gritty. But we want which is never gritty. You can chew Sterling Gum month in and month out without striking grit in a single stick. This simple fact is expressed in Point No. GRIT. 'flow does Sterling Gum We have taken great pains to produce a gnm which would hold its fresh- nese under extremes of heat, cold and humidity. The result is: Point No. "At that rate you're a little on the order then of pure-food Yes. It is a matter of record that the highust grades of chicle, flavors .terials come to us. We even pulverize our own sugar rieht and other materials come to us. We even in our own sunny kitchens. There is a real purity effort.back ol 'Sht. Point No. purity. Any "You.speak of 'sunny kitchens'. particular point Indeed yesi The Sterling Factory is a model gum factory.' All 'day long the light streams through into spotless surroundings. Hence Point No, 5 From a daylight factory. "Do the help live itp to their Yes. Each employe wears a clean uniform and cap. Each we supply him with fresh-laundered, snow-white gloves. That is how we Point No. 6 Untouched by hands. "That IS interesting. Now, what is Point Point 7 1 That is in the gum. You will find it there. Later, on we witt offer suitable rewards for the discovery of' Point 7. But now we simply pre- I e.M) If tent il to you ihis way: VV The point dutn FEFFtRMiWT AND CINNAMON FLAVOURS Afaafe In THE STERLIMG CUM COMPANY, OF CANADA, Umited. ;