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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 24, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR THE LEYH BRIDGE DAILY HERALD FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2'i, 1915 I letbbnbtje Ibevaioj Hlberta DAILY AND WEEKLY. Subscription Rates: Daily, delivered, per yenr..... M- Daily, by mail, per year...... 3. Weekly, by mail, per AICKED UP IN SS1NGIZZII FOR THE BUSY MAN TELEPHONES: Business Office Editorial Office W. A. Buchanan Managing Director Your King and Country Need You Right Nov.- Mry. Ihuin.i. a rrsi- nf Kinloss township, was killcil in :i iiin.iu.tv accident. Pi. I.. N. Uklniuil K.U nmti'si tin- Kfiicral seal (vi Clmvntimi-Sapuraay as til." Literal ramlidato. j Tliorr arc nii'.fty-oiglii iv.iiots rolled ;it tin- Knjal Military IVlli-pe. siMv-l'our lunnn rrrrliits. 1-24 I Man ii. iiowlaml, a railway mail Ii. G. Marlyn, cf Berlin, (.ml., has. bren appntriU'i! aildiiional tcaclici. tu the 'start uf Sttaiford Nunnal GERMAN CONDUCT OF AFFAIRS IN BELGIUM unri tlirm losisUUumj Brussels. Cdsium. ri-ionns aihncated by administration in Belgium board of social srrvk-r. so in reronMrnct- the fiiuuicial system of tlie eoun- Prohibitioii I i he MrthJdis' I ami evalta'lism. Il is st'atfii that Major Ii. A. Mas-. s-ie of the :Uth Battery, owner nf tlu-.try that a numbor of larse businesses, I r.eiv Lodge Kanu al Culnna'S, re-isuch ;is the factories, coal mines iiiU'd nfld men in four rncis I vvllich praeticallv came tti rapt. T. L. Ilaygartli, of tne -f.ird i year have been ROUND THE CIRCLE OF THE WAR i Minor successes have been record- j cd by the Germans alons tlie Dvma front "in Russia, wliere the Czar's i forces are hloekitlc the road to Petro-j Battalion, accused of ne.jilirr.i-e guarding the stores of thc Ilattanon.i able to resume operations, lias been released from custody. j Thc withdrawal of tile directors of Rev. Cr CUacey. of Gananoyue, bis, ._ resigned the nunistrv m St. An- drew's Presbyterian "i-hun-h of that j 1PH. took with them its gold i town after a minislecship i'f srock ami the plates for printing notes. left the country without solid basis far-'Tor its currency system. Xctes were do in circulation, but there prad. The chief objective ot" the Ger- mans in this quarter now appears to be Dvinsk. southeast at Riga, and to accomplish early successes here. Hit1 Teutons nre massing; large forces. hind. The depart men t also superin- tends' receiverships xof foreign con- cerns established in Belgium, espe- ciahy branches of French banks. For this course, it Is claimed again, Eng- lish action has given tho precedent. all ihe branches of derman banks in London having been placed quite eariy in the war, in charge of govern- ment receivers. 10 RECRUIT HERE Lethbrldge men anxious to serve their King and Country will have the opportunity presented to them on Monday, when Major Morfllt and Lieut. Taylor of Calgary, wilt be here to recruit for the 82nd Battalion, Lieut.-Col. Lowry, com- manding. Recruiting will take place at the Armories alt day Monday. In- tending recruits can secure all Information, and pave the way for enlistment without delay on Mon- day by seeing W. J. Nelson, the Third avenue merchant. All re- cruits offering will be taken pro- vided they are physically fit. int'-Tvals ho lent down over t'liuss- "Again wo liojint Unit short, hoai-d indicating how tho last of to Imvii limi made amid mitUK'd chaff. Meantime the Gi'rmau uoats wni'c drawing closur, but noiw look Ilift slightest nolk'C. "MiiiUleiily we saw a rusli rough tho vvutrr, miss, ami explode in ilir SIUMJV bottom. all tin; men tip and formed 'into line on deck with crossed aims, ing tlir enemy's immovable as s tallies, and looking death in Uiu fare without moving a muscle. "Thry were hruvc men, Heiilcr. SIR SAM PROMOTES IN UNUSUAL was no gold i years. The Russians have made further sains The naru nf ('ntjn lUuvkins. farther to ihe south. The Russians j living near lace-rsoll, was circuuiuon. uui meiv WHS nn BUIU stroycJ lire, ami tin- con ten is with which to redeem them, and mere wholly lost. The damage was ".lancer that the circulation might tweca SS.OOO and j further he expanded through new is- The stomach of the late Vro-isues of the Belgium government in saafi. oi "'tVouristock, who died undi'r. London, which coiilti be easily smug- whai wen; regarded LIS i-ir-.gled into the country. Soon after The has been taken to Tor- occupation of Belgium territory, the onto for analysis. A movement on fool to have cv- Quo.. Sept. 23. Word was received here today of an interesting Incident which occurred at Niagara when General Sir assert the Germans lost. I'oO.OiX) men in the Vilna region. Bulgaria's intentions are still some- J what clouded, Uui there is out' thing felt to be cerrain. that if Bulgaria en-', tcrs actively into the war. the Greeks i and Rumania ivil! join the Allies, and j 'make war against the Bulgars, The! people of Bulgaria are said to be out of sympathy with a war with Ku-1 mania, but undoubtedly it will come' to this ii' the Bulgarian government decides to aid the Turks and Ten- tons. On the western from continues. On the Italian front snow js already beginning to interfere the fighting in the mountains.' Gerinan governineni deputed Dr. von Lumm, one o[ the most efficient di- pry niunii'ijKility ii: UK coun- j rectors of ihe Reich Bank, to proceed tics nf XorUr.nMbi'.'and iUid Durham J to Belgium, ar.d take chargo of the conduct a -for the Canadian. reiiabi'iiiation of the currency system. Patriotic and Ha! Funds. j As the offk'hilr. ot" the National bank William F. rarmenlt-r, ot Lluiial of i lie medical profession, died at .summer home of Col- j trr. Purl Stanley, where he hiulbceu1 visit ins far the past month. Dr. Par-! had to return to Brussels, or restore its assets, it became neces- sary to find a new way of securing the note circulation. At the same time tbe German CONVERT PRISONERS INTO FARMERS i mrnter was horn in (lanamujw. anil' orjties levyin? war cojitrib aruucrj i commenccd his practice in Canboro. tinns variolls Belgian cities U township, near Cayiiga. He went tu rajse m0uey for meeting thc exponseh Bufialo in 1575. Of covernln? the "OCL-UDied Charles Desjardins. of Barrie, Ont., roIJtnbtuionV which could not eusilj former accountant in thc Vmon raised in tho form Of cash. The who was up for trial on a charge wcre tjierefore, asked to issue theft of irum the east-end; thelr indebtedness, pay- branch of thc Hank oi Hamilton, at .MB at S0me future tlme> and it wab j Hamilton, pleaded guilty ami to use thcsc as one form ot i sentenced to live years m Kingston j sccurltv for new notes bank ihe jail; penitentiarv. As the outcome of I meeting held in Orillia Beit Jones. That sixty bushel crop at farm should give every prisoner aaj ambition to get on a farm. They have tfuits oRprcrir m- whom before them daily proper farming! have passed the medical examination, j ideas, and if they grasp the methods by which an acre yie'ids sixty bushels of wheat thej' ought to make a suc- cess of farming1. The authorities, by the system, in vogue in Alberta, aim to reform the prisoners, to make them over, as it were. Ii would be a won- derful advantage to the prisoners arid to the province if the jail succeeded in turning criminals into scientific farmers. The jail farm is a demon- stration farm. The prisoners should be the pupils. If _taer learn the les- sons taught to them, every prisoner should a farm immediately upon release. This may be only a dream, -but we believe it Is a dream that could be brought into realization. and was Kingston j Eecurity for new noteSi be i balances abroad, German gold and iecr.ultmSj other currency. As the National had to the fur- tlier discllarge of its functions, the SUGGESTIONS OF A FINANCIAL PAPER The Journal of Commerce of Mon- treal, representing, as it does, the business sentiment of the country, of- fers the foHowing commendable sug- gestions on the political situation in j Canada; 1. That the movement for a genera', election this year be abandoned, as It the spring. 2. That the Canadian Parliament meet at such time as the government may deem best, and proceed about its business, That the government refrain, as far as possible, from 'the introduction ot measures likely to provoke party controversy. 4. That the opposition, while exer- cising with moderation their right of Inquiry and reasonable criticism, earnestly endeavor to avoid the party conflicts- "which produce division. 6. That in this way the representa- tives of the people unite cordially in all measures necessary for the pros- ecution of Canada's part in the war, and that .particularly all the govern- ment's proposed appropriations for the war service be. adopted unanimous- 6. That towards the close of the session, if tbe war continues, an ad- j dress to His Majesty be adopted, ask- i Jng for the passing of an Imperial act to extend the Canadian Parliamentary term for one year, and allowing the Canadian Parliament itself the right, upon, a substantially unanimous vote, to-extend for a second year, if in the war conditions then make some further extension desirable. Sucn a programme, the Journal of Commerce thinks, may not find favor in the eyes of those who, on one side or the other, are looking on this ques- tion entirely from the point of view of party advantage. But The Herald feels sure, along with the Montreal paper, that the programme is one that -tfHI commend itself to thoughtful men of all parties who feel that the country should not be flung into the turmoil of a general election at a time "when our people should be heartily united in the supreme scr- .vicc of Ihe limpirc. Trill prevent the little illness of today from becoming' the big sickness of tomorrow and after. For troubles of the digestive organs you can rely on BEECHAM'S PELLS Sold cvcrrwHerc. In 25 OWI Tour Tickets i'or the Great Columbia Minstrel Show At The MAJESTIC THEATRE Xcxt Mon. -Tues. Sept._27-28 Proceeds in Aid of The Patriotic Fund Tickets on sain at MEDLEY DRUG CO. And of Ladies of the I. O. D. E. ADMISSION: Adultt 50c Children 25c pany of the country. This concern has now heen serving for some months as bank ot! issue, and its notes fcave couie into general cir- culation: especially its sma'iler notes are in great demand, the silver cur- rency having long ago disappeared by reason of hoarding. Two other important financial tasks had to be taken in hand. One I ihe fixing of indemnities to be paid j for supplies of staple coa'i ;and other raw had to be taken over by the military auth- orities for the armies: the other was the abolition of the moratorium which had been in force since the war be- gan. The settlement of the indemni- ties was complicated by tbe fact that the goods in question were in mauy cases not owned outright, but were still to be paid for by the persons from whom .they were seized. The commission having the matter in j hand was, however, authorized to pay in advance half of the value of such goods, pending tbe final adjustment, j in order that manufacturing and oth- er business concerns might, as soon las possible come into possession of j money with which to resume opera- tions. The in orator! urn, on the other hand, presented difficulties which have not yet been overcome. After hearing t the representations of chambers of commerce, individual manufacturers and .other business men, the new banking department attached to the civil Brussels, saxv that hasty action must ho avoided, and up to the present time tbe moratorium continues in force. Still another function of thc bank- ing department is to prevent the pay- ment of money to citizens of hostile countries, in harmony with a meas- ure decreed by the German govern- ment for Germany in retaliation for similar action already taken by Eng- Tomorrow's Gay Gathering What promises to lie the gala event of the Reason is the gar- den party to he given, under the auspices of the LO.D.E., at the Mounted Police barracks, Saturday afternoon and even- ing. Tbe programme for the afternoon is as follows: Ten- nis tournament, open to all players of the city; golf clock tournament, anrl two perform- ances of the pierrots. After- noon tea will be served contin- uously throughout the after- noon. A fiance is to be given in the mess room in the even- ing. The music will be furnish- ed by the police. The pierrots will give a performance at (.be As there is only limit- ed accommodation at the dance only one hundred tickets will be sold. They can only at Jackson's Drug 'store, anil J. D. JNginbotham'a drug store, where they are on sale. Thc entire proceeds of thft ev- ent will be used by tho I.O.D. H to buy tobacco for the sol- diers. yesterday, Sam Hughes was reviewing the troops j together with a number of officers. I Turning to Lieut. Leprohon, 14th i Battalion, who reuiriied on tbe Cor- sican a lew days on leave, Gener- I al Hughes said: "Well, how are you. Captain Lepro- I The" officer replied: "Pardon me. j r-ir. I am a lieutenant.'' General Hughes: "Sir, 1 know what I I am talking about; go and get anoth- er stripe on your arm. and nut anoth- 1 cr star on your shoulder; you look al- most like a private now." Thus did Canada V, minister of mil- itia give a well-deserved promotion to one of the Dominion's heroes. They Faced Death with Arms Infest apcoimts' of Kl-'i ciew's last told by pye-wiinessps, rtneal one of the most deeds of heroism in Hritisli naval history. The story as lold in the simple lan- guage of an olil fisherman of Uragoer is doubly impressive. passed he said, "on Thursduy morn in it in our lioat.s and rould easily have taken all tlm on board and brought them asht ril. but they polilely df-clined our prof- fered assistance. "A little later we the German torpedo boats approach and wo began to think matters looked serious. "The Hrittsh had launched their boats, but suddenly we heard sharp words of command and the sound of whistles, and Hie few men who had got into the boats immediately scrambled hack on K13, Tho vessel was Itstling "1 saw the crew quietly resuming their places on fhe "deck and some oi fhem coo'ly began playing cards and other Dairies. "I particularly not iced dvo younc .sailors playing and a third standing by bmoking, while at sl these Prices you can get everything that is new and good in Fall Suits and matter what may be your age, size, build taste or predilection. McKelvie McGuke TAILORED I 'ERE'S the "BEL- MONT" and we think you'll agree that it is a becoming coat. It has the "apparent at a and as for fit, tailoring and quality of fabric we stand behind them- and Brand stand Behind us. (jThat should be a suf- ficient guarantee for any man. dozen other styles to choose from. We are exclusive agents. THE "2" M'S Sole Agents-Lethbridge, Alta. ;