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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 23, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PACK FOUR THE LETHBRIDGE.DAILY HERALD THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 1915 Xetbbrtoge, Bibcrta DAILY AND WEEKLY. Subscription Rates: Dally, delivered, per ycnr Dally, by mail, per year .Weekly, by mail, per year.... 3.00 1.00 Patriotic Fund and tho Red Cross funds; Mayor Hurdle took tho sain vfuw souio weeks ago, and his argu- ments were full of common sense. H n government equips its forces with rifles and ammunition, why not ma- chine guns and field kitchens, also. Exceptions, might be made lu cases where individuals voluntarily want to I provide equipment, but public appeals' for such purposes ought to bo avoided, and we notice that the Militia Coun- cil has set its foot down upon appeals -FLEPHONES- bj' for OTCr'! B Office W stias service for subscriptions to buy I Bdftortal Office" articles of equipment and band In- W. A. Buchanan John Torranee j struments and for the creation of regi-. Managing Director Business IManager (mental funds. The department is pro-j t0 SUppiy everything necessary i for the equipment of the forces, and' such things as appeals I'or sub-scrip- Your Kiag and Country Need "Y cm Riglit Now ROUND THE1 CIRCLE OF THE WAR The war clouds are now closing in i over the _ Balkans, and declarations! are momentarily expected. Bulgaria! lias decided that her arm-' ;ies shall fight beside those of the .'Germans and Austrlans and Turks. (But while this is quite certain now, ,it is also practically certain that Bui-1 'garia will, to reckon with both) iGreece and Human! Ing to act, aud who will be able to 'prevent the Bulgars from being of :much aid to the Teutons. Attention has once more been at- tracted to the western front by the continued campaign with heavy artil- tion? will be permitted, except by ex- press permission obtained beforehand from the Militia Council. RICKED UP IN SSINGIZZZI FOR THE BUSY MAN OlLLETTs wPERFUMED V CLEANS' AND ALLEGED IE FALSE PIIE1 ANGLICANS REVISE OLD PRAYER BOOK Toronto, Ont., Sept. Anglicans have come to the conclu- sion that the Book of Common Pray- er compiled 300 years ago in England needs some revision and additions to make it more adequate uf the Church i under modern conditions in a new country. This was which Madeod, Altn., Sept on farmers in this un ox-'j tensive scale- were Uis! llouor Judge McNeill in tho Djstrict Court this morning, wjjon A. A. (ioi win, formerly tnulingl it hi way Paul try Market, yhncouver, charged with obtaining from John Maloney, the fraud charged be- ing that be obtained poultry fo the value mentioned, and failed to pay for the same. The poultry was alleg- ed to have been obtained by meant? of an advertisement in the Mactaod paper in November last. The evidence showed that John Mal- oney sent goods to the value of -5. A. M, Russell, and Mr. Skelding, but in no instance had the money been paid. Them was; however, no evidence before tho court that acou'sed had made any false statements in making ih? pur- chases, ami his Honor Intimated to i occupied the consideration of the Gen-i Crown Prosecutor W. -M: Campbell j eral Synod which entered on Us fifth j that from the evidence given he coulrt I day at Trinity College, yesterday. The new postoffice 'at Virden, Man. as been opened. i II. Turner, a well known hotelinan of Miniota, Man., is dead. Secretary Patton, of the Winnipeg; De considered, Containing V.M.C.A. has resigned. Alberta's butter output j The 3ynod adopted the morning and evening prayer services as revised, with a few minor changes. This is estimated at pounds. -more controversial matter." this year; On the whole, the new book Ib. has The Alberta winter 'fair at Cal- visors. ieeu handled very gently by the re- .lery against the German lines, which! gary will be held Dec. M to 17. not see where there had been any fraud. Mr. Campbell p.rgued that there was evidence to show that accused bad purchased extensively in the district and failed to pay, and submitted the evidence was sufficient to justify a conviction. His Honor, however, pointed out that, on the strength of. the adver- tfsement, 'Maloney had givou accused credit, and it would be a terrlblo thing if all persons who buy goods on credit should bo sent to prison for some renaon they could not puy.for them. "It Is possible, continued his Honor, "that licensed at the tlmo luid every intention of paying, ami there [In evidence that ho was engaged In (the poultry business. Under those i circumstances, it is impossible to con- vict." Accused was then discharged on this case, but before the cases of ob- taining tho -goods from Mrs. Russei'J aud 31 r. Skeldtug were proceeded with, Mr. Campbell asked for an ad- journment to obtain further evidence from Vancouver. His Honor, howev- er, pointed out that accused had been committed for trial over a mouth ago, and there was ample time to have pro- cured any evidence that was wanted by this time, and refused- tho appli- cation, As the evidence in these cases was just a repetition of the evidence that reports business more than brisk. Mr, had given, Mr. Camp-i Searle is ulso contracting- for the There is nothing like a Pot" test at your own table to proye -itr sterling worth I 'I 110 IT an AW TEA "Always and Easily the Best" BLACK, GREEN, or MIXED. Sealed Airtight Package. Only ,f fit V Winnipeg, and Calgary, -busy OS-. Ira Kleiehcr.ha! .s'been'called'tc >lon t-ablishing themselves in Mrs. Turn- er's former ice' cream parlor. Mr. Ernest Scarle, their local represent- ative, is buying on the track r-ml boil did not proceed with either case, and accused was discharged: Ho is, however, waiting trial on a charge of conspiracy at Calgary, and leaving the dock was at once tok- en In charge by the Mounted Police. Threshing Begins Around Magrath Magrath, Sept. outside rain firm of Balrd and Butterell of Winnipeg and Calgary, and is kept in- formed on'grain'quotations over the firm's leased wire and by bulletining these hopes Ho help the farmer sell his grain. What, is probably the record price for cutting, grain is being offered by Clara Thompson.'anil E. E, Thomp son, of Spring Coulee who have just posted placards, oflering SI.25 per acre and board for ten binders and i the. necessary teams. But it is ohlc that the order, so far as Ma- grain is concerned, will remain un-j filled, .for every itian, machine, grain dealers arc trying to corner horse is 'being' utilized in her and own strong firm has opened up -offices here. James Richardson and Sous, :are said to become more untenable day as a result of the the Allies' big guns. fire of The Germans announce the capture T. I. Thompson, ex-M.P., Owen: Sound, has been appointed sheriff of Grey County. A. F. McConaghy, a well known Xeepawa, Man., curler, has lost two RECEIPT TOK SUNKEN SHIP PRESENTED BY GERMANS TO A BRI- TISH SEA CAPTAIN of the Russian city of Ostrow. The sous in the war. {Russians are retiring in good order One hundred students oi Alberta j 'before the German advance, destroy- i University, have -tet military works and railway lines as-they go. JUDGE JACKSON'S 'ADVICE WELL MEANT to express his views on the policy ol municipality in contemplating in- creased obligations at this period of financial stress. Financiers, financial papers and other authorities are ad- vising municipalities and corpora- -tions to be economical at this time, the Judge was 'merely following-a course that is considered sensible when be criticised a suggestion for the increase of liabilities. When he Inarte the remark, he was considering affecting- the municipality of He had inquired whether the town had in view any further ex- penditure, and it was mentioned that the purch'ase of the fair grounds pro- perty was under consideration. .fee then expressed the vie-w, very em- phatically, it is true, that it would he inost unwise for the town to put into effect such a policy under present fin- ancial conditions. -Municipalities al- ready plenty of obligations to iueet without increasing, them, and tax rates are sufficiently high.. in fact, far too high in most Slagrath council should have taken Pudge Jackson's suggestion as the ad- vice of a friend; we are quite sure it jiras intended for the very best Inter- ests of the town. ilrcadr enlisted for service at the front. A bi-weekly train service over the new A. G. W. railway will be op- erated between Edmonton and Lake La Biche. L. T. Marechal, K.C., of Montreal, Quebec. In a speech at Berlin, Ont., Major General Sir Sam Hughes predicted that the allies would win a complete victory within, a year. J Capfc. Heaiy I. Matthews, former! lake mariner and director of tne adian Canneries, Limited, died at his j-' -home in Lakepcrt, his aged 69 years. D. WaisbJTg, a Barric dry. goods; merchant, appeared in tut police Court charged with failure to keep i proper books, and also' with conspir- ing to defraud his creditors.; ,1--- ..John Flett, head "of' the Fleti Co., Toronto, former ..alder- man, one .time Liberal candi- date for the House of Commons "ia i Centre .Toronto, is dead. j One implement dealer at Man.1, this fall has sold to farmers of! the'district 11 separators, 1C engines and "3d automobiles, at a 'total valiv-1 at-ion of TPerry-C. Hillis, Victoria, B. C., has instituted a suit at Brooklyn, N. Y., Rev. Newell Dwight Hil- lis, a "well known pastor, lor damages, charging libel. The suit crew out ol an alleged statement, by i Jast'July "that he was paying JY.M.C.A. IS NEEDED HERE The Y.M.C.A. can be saved if we 'do our bit ia the coming campaign. It -is worth saving, too. It ie the one healthful place of recreation for, the fall and winter months, especially. To thfe institution to be closed up would depnving many a young man ;of the greatest benefits the city offers him It is a home, school, a gym Tasium and a place of entertainment .combined. Here the young man is surrounded by the. best of influences. ;ffhe object of the institution is to surround him with .las -most heipful advantages. Axain. as Mr Dunham said, it would a reflection on our city if the Y.M. was allowed to close its doors, find stand as a monument to our lack spirit- In the conduct of the institution In She past, mistakes may have vbeen jaade. The Y.M.C.A. may not 'have to a wide enough constltu- pncy. It may have lacked features that would have made it more at- tractltei These we can correct, but ihe first claim, upon us is to provide .the money to maintain the institution. After that measures should be adopt- ed to increase the membership, and jnake the "Y" a popular place with pur young men.. Both objects can be Attained. This remarkable document was handed by the commander of tile German cruiser Leipzig the captain the British steamer Bankflelds. which the former" had sunk in the Facile. The object was to prove that the vessel iras actually sunk by tne Germans. People's Forum COMMISSIONER REID REPLIES To. the Editor-Sf to Mr. W. L. JicKen- zie's letter in the: Lethbridge Herald, a vouched for ander. date of September 20, I wKl en- his nephew, .who incurred the debt." deavor to shawthit-his-letter does not state the facts, and is both uncalled WHERE THE PEOPLE'S JKONEY SHOULD GO Sifton, at a meeting in Cal- feary ,the other day, and Sir Herbert at his meeting here, voiced their Abjection to the public being asked to to equipment for Canada's forcei'ni the front Machine gui! (lad Hkke, they very properly ftied, 'should be pfotided by the gov- Urnment The private fur.di of should be centralized on What? H for and unfair, j -Air. statement that a large block of power is sold to the department is not cor.- Haven't yon got your Ticket yet for the Columbia Minstrel Show At The MAJESTIC THEATRE Next Moa-Tues. 27-28 Sept YQU DON'T KNOW WHAT A GOOD TIME YOU WILL MISS IF YOU FAIL TO TAKE IN THIS BIG WHICH IS in Aid of The Patriotic Fund Admittion Is only: We for for Klddlei Seats DOW on aale at Hedler Drug Co. and of members of I O D C T have been accused of being "eas because of the above policy, Air. McKenzie complains of the ectric department not .advertising trying to popularize1 ihe use of elec- tricity. The Department has endeav- ored to do both. It is a matter of re- cord that I have for years hacli en- deavored to persuade the city fathara to the Department to handle el- ectric appliances, pointing: out to them the great advantage qf- such appli- ances in increasing and any increase in the day" load means lower lighting 1 have al- ways been met with th'e strenuous opposition of llr. McKenzie and his associates in the electrical contract- per year, and cjty business, and the of the -been that the last three years 'been taxed to 50 per cent of Its capacity. Other western cities are not in the same condition as Lethbridge regarding size of plant, for in no-other city hag the output fallen off in the same proportion as in Lethbridge. The inference from the latter part of the fourth paragraph of his letter is evidently intended to be that the Electric department lacks business arbility, tact, and courteous treatment the Electric department was being run for the benefit, of the 'citizens at large, and not for the prof ft' three or four; but the contractors would al- so benefit, because a lot of, these ap- pliances require special- wiririg, wiring is their legitimate, business. During the 1913 election campaign; Mr. McKenzie approached', regard- Ing my well-known ideas qn. electrical appliances; he said he was nt- of customers and business associates. waal'-my policy being understood that the electricity must be used for illuminating and de- monstrating, and not for commercial purposes, to take'effect on Slarch 1 1014." This clearly sets forth the un derstanding of the Electrical depart ment that the advertising, demon Etratmg nnd popularizing of electri city was 'in the hands of the electrica .contractors, and if air. McKenzie thinks the merits of electricity have not 'been properly demonstrated, then he and his associates are to hlame. Further, the city has taken a mem- bership in the society for Electrical development, so as to get up-to-date ideas and information on how to it and if the electrical contractors were up to date- Jn their ideas and methods on the ab- ove, they would have shown some de- sire to cc-operate with the department by taking a membership in the above society, and doing their part to spread the use of electricity. However, the society has now a splendid committee organized for the purpose of holding a "prosperity weak" from November 29 to December 4, over the whole of the American continent, in an endeavor to bring prominently before the pub- lic the wide use of electricity, and to show the vast influences' of electri- city in making for the prosperity and Ever, since .1 have been connected with the Electrical department, it has been my fixed policy to treat the pub- He fairly and courteously, and I have drilled this into every member of the Electric department's staff; and in any.'cases where a reasonable doubt existed, the public have been given the benefit of the doubt, because I have always reasoned that a custom- er who was sent away feeling satis- fied that he had been accorded fair treatment was a good customer for the city to have, and more.than once conrfactors and peace of the nation. Here is an op- 'pbrtimity for Mr. McKenzie and his would be. I told! him fstm" believed asociates. Yours truly, Altl ciUK HffiiJ, Comm'issioner, the city should handle Electrical ap- pliances, but that on raccouht-of fin- ancial conditions, I did not "think we would be able to funds to handle such a .proposition. Because the city fathers.did.not wish to enter into competition with the electrical contractors, the advertising, MAYOR BELIEVES. IN HONEST CRITICISM Editor Lethliridge Herald following; is a quotation in' HOW TO KEEP FACE YOUNG AND ATTRACTIVE The way to ward off old age is not to fear It, not to allow one's self to be oppressed by the dread of advancing years. Use only legitimate preven- tives and avoid trying experiments with, preparations not indorsed iby physicians. An entirely safe and very effective way to. keep the com- plexion young-looking and beautiful la to apply ordinary mprcolized wax at ibed-time, using it like cold cream, washing it off In the morning. This gradually absorbs the withered, faded cuticle, which is replaced (by the more youthful, pink-tinted undcrskln. One ounce of this wax, to "be had at any drug store, is enough to completely rejuvenate a worn-out complexion. Crow's feet and -other wrinkles, the of advancing age, may removed a simple, harmless pre- paration metle by dlBBoIving an ounce of powdered ekxollte In a. half pint wif-ch It if) uged as a face bath Hygienic Review. j nmnt has endeavored in every way to co-operate with them. The department built a and as a, conse- quence .the resolution, >'S3 passed by the city 4, 1914: "Because hoilse-wiring solicit- ing is done by tho e'ieq'trical contract- ors from which the city "directly bsnfr fife, and also to encourage iHumina- tion and demonstrations of electrical apparatus by the is r6- cnmmended that the .four .electrical contractors be given a 4-ceut.rate'oh; a'l electricity used lit stitution, on the evening' of the 21st "The directors present told him Mayor in plain terms that Tinci- could ialtc of sc- 1 did not hear these .or anything that, would expressions, convey 'this ieeling of antagonism, but if it truth- iulir expresses the feelings of a ma- jdriliy of the directors, it "indicates resentment against honest and (oar- less criticism. Under such circumstances I could take no further the solution of that institution's present difficul- ties, in conjunction with men 'who hold the views expressed and implied In the quotation. Yours W. D. L. IIARDIE, Mayor'. i ing rig started operations this morn ing on the Kami, and -witl the passing of a Few days more Ihrdshmg will -be general. Six dollars, per day. is fancy price being paid for hundlo teams, while field hands i sire receiving fully half that amount No phenomenal yields been re- ported, yet, but averages' will break all records.' Nearly all the grain is plump, and of excellent color. Jack Braclslmw and wife came in last night-Irom the south. Mr. Brad- is here looking after his exten- sive interests and expects to remain- over-harvest. 1 Wife of Dr. Constantin T. Dumba. rppnll.wns.demanded hy Wash- ington. 'Jlatlame Dumba'. is talented as well as beautiful and is an enthus- iastic musician. f THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE Silt EDMUND WALKER. C.V.O..I.L.D.. D.C.L., ALEXANDER LAIKD. Gerund Mimosa JOHN AIRD, Ass't General V. C. BROWN. Slipeilulantjeat of Caatrgi 'Western -Bra m'hp> CAPITAL, RESERVE FUND, FARMERS' BUSINESS The Canadian Bank of Commerce extends. to Farmers every facility for the transaction of their banking business, including the discount and collection of sales notes. Blank sales are supplied free of charge on application. Lethbndge Branch R. T. A Hurry! YOU WANT THAT PARTICULAR. .T.Op'.OUT "RIOHT WANT IT PRINTED.AND. YOU WANT IT QUICK. IF YOU WOULD BE THOROUGHLY SATISFIED TAKE IT TO A PRINTING HAS A REPUTATION FOR PROMPTNESS AND GOOD WORK. f .WE BELIEVE THAT ANYTHING WORTH: DOING AT 'ALL IS WORTH DOING WELL. MORE THAN BELIEVE IN DO- ING WORK PROMPTLY AND "A. LITTLE BETTER THAN SEEMS NECESSARY." AND SEND IT TO'LETHBRIDGIS-HERALD' PRINTING CO., LTD. Q RIB ROSE good tea" ;