The Gazette from Montreal, Quebec, Canada on January 4, 1926 · 8
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8 VOL. CLV. No. 3 THE GAZiiriK MONTREAL. MONDAY. JANUARY 4, 1926. ITALY WILL SEEK .TERMS ON BRITISH DEBT THIS WEEK Volpi-Churchill Parley toBe -gin U.S. Settlement , to Be Cited CONDITIONS DIFFERENT JBritain His Been Paying five : ' Per Cent, on the Money Spent by Italy Since 1915 ' 'v i Special Cable to the Nw York Times . . ana Morecreeu ' London'. January 2. Count Volpi, the Italian Finance Minister; s Sig- nor l3randl, the Italian, Under-Sec- retary (or Foreign. Affairs; and other experts expected here the toii i few days, and negotiations concern ins the Italian debt with Winston Churchill, Chancellor of Ithe Exche quer, trill begin on. Wednesday or Thiii-ArlflV- ' ' ' . ' The excellent terms Count Volpl negotiated In Wastungton nave ieu ihiscounitrymn to expect an equiva lent success in London,- 'but cm or -two considerations are porawa oui tonight to show why lie may imo 'Mr. Cnurohitt somewhat stlffer- to "dear with than the American vDebt Commissioner. - . ' " - fa the first place, ibh firltUh. tax "wAvr hav been . bearing the bur- -den of Italy's debt considerably longer than hav the Americans. The Mrat British loan, to Italy was in 1815. two year before the United - States entered the war, : and . ever . since then Oreat Britain - has been " truivlnjr R ner !nr unon tftlTA Amount ahe raised for her any, ..-. Ira the second place, the United States was able to borrow at 4 '4 per cent., against the British rate of 8 per cent, " - Consequently, if -Britain were to , arrant the same extraordinarily gen- . erous terms ae the United States, ; she wouM -have to continue to find 1 ' 94 Per cent., interest while the ,' American taxpayer has to make up a deficiency of nay 3 per cent. Roughly speaking, the British tax- - gpayers contribute annually 28,000, , 090 to pay the Interest on the money borrowed for" Italy, or about six Pence In each pound of income tax. - and they certainly expect the Italian Treasury to pay toward that more than J,500,O00, which is about what It pay the United States under the Washington' agreement. CITES TERMS TO FRANCE. France has "foeen asked to pay 2'A per cent. Interest and Rumania 2 1-6 per cent, and no reasonable deduc tion! on account - of Italy a poverty -can reduce the rate to be asked of , J3r to per cent, v ' Moreover, in accordance with, th Balfour principle, which requires that Great Britain be compensated for the amount she pays the United States on 4ier own debt by receiote from her alMes, plus her share of the Oermaiy reparations, the British ex pectatlons from ItaJy come to a larg . er figure than such an interest would produce. Take the British payments to the ; United States at 35,500,000, against . mem enouia De offset the 12,500,-. 000, which Churchill 'asked from France last epring, the 10,000,000 , received from Germany by Britain under the Dawes ,plan, and the 2,-009,000 said .her by smaller Tioiijan , debtors; that fleaves 11,000,000 to . oe corieeteii py Br i n from Ttalv ; and any other unimportant debtors yet to be roped in. Complications In the negotiations may arise through the um of 22 -200,000 deposited in sterling by Itaily wn cne can or .England. The present Indebtedness of Italy is now reckoned at 560,000,000, of which 160,000.000 represents ancrnert in. terest. The actual loan was incurred an' several inistalments. . - The first 182.000.000- wa W. ; rowed in 1916, and against it this 22,200,000 in sold was handed to ; too -same or England as ernrMv . with a written stipulation that it be , sum rwpara untit xtaly refunded to Britain avU advances, This gold, In the courtta of the war, found its way to the United , States to fceip finance the allied t cause. Italy exhausted her first ad-' Jno n( received several others, ' ZFingln " tal by the date of the - Treaty of Versailles to 400,000,000 Jo question, of the gold deposit I was raised while these additional " v"ce8wre being made, and the British Treasury holds the, view -IT wun, th ordinal agreement 4t ieary is within its. right to regain hls 22,200,000 until all the ;vreet of the Italian debt is cleared Jf iL,not Ukiy- however, that ; Churchill wiia waist upon this riht! , and he probably will consent to a ,i compromise. " . ' CANADA-B.W.I. PACT ; ANNOYS COCOA MEN Duty on Bean Will Cost Firm ' - $50,000 Annuallvrsavs ":. , Sales Manager ; Cocoa manufacturers and chocolate ; cohf eotioners of the 'country ' have been mafle the "goat" uf the now trade treaty between Canada and the British West Indies, according to E. Greenway, sales and advertising manager of J. K. Fry and Sons (Can-;adaj, LimHed. Mr. Greenway, Who i of Toronto. , will presjde over the annual convention of eastern sales representatives of the tirrru which is belng held for the first three- davs jof this week in Montreal. . Nearly 30 merrtbers of the stafif, from numerous cities, will be .present and will stay nt tne uueens Hotel. Headquarters -at the convention will be at the Clubi! .Citnadien. Objections to the n ' high duly ,, imposed on the cocoa ben by the Mtrltlsh West Indies treaty are-very .atrongly felt 'by the coooa manufacturers and chocolate confectioners of the Dominion, said Mr. Greenway, higher rate of 1 cents a pound .v il! alone cost the firm of ,T. g. Fry , " ,,, and Sons (Oaroada), Limiied, $.0,00fl a year, he asserted, thus retains the cost of producing necessary food-Muffs of life. It wtis stated that tie firm imports S,iM'0 tons of cocoa beans, of which B.uoO tons come from Africa. It was ini'posslble to grow the product, which Is the 'basis of the Indutry, In Can-ad:i. ' Trinidad, in the British .Wret Indies, produced a certain amount of coi'ou beans, of high qunjltty, but toe expensive to 'be used extensively by the firm. ' Jamaica has only a limited number of cocoa plantations, and the bt-ans are not suitable for the firm's consumption. "It is necessary for this firm, therefore." proceeded MY. Oreenwsy, 'to . Import 80 per cent of the consumption of cocoa 'beans from Africa, ami this firm must pay $50,000 duty on a prouet hat cannot be produced in this country. ' The cocoa bean is the basis of the industry, and the new duty is a direct tax on the food of the people." Waldemar Muller, vice-president of Daarnhouwer & Co.,'Inc, large cocoa bean importers of New York, who is attending the convention, cited Holland as an example. He said that HoIIsind could Import cocoa - beans from Africa free of duty, could manufacture them Into chocolate nd compete with Canadian chocolate houses successfully. Canadian chocolate firms had to pay 1 H cents on cocoa beans from Africa and were not able to produce their g.oodo as cheaply as the Dutch manufacturer could place his product on the Canadian market. F. T.' W. Saiunders. viee-ipresldent and general manager of the firm, will o;n the convention in the Club Canadian this morning.- Most of the representatives arrived last rdg-ht. 57,600 RAISED BY ST. ANDREW'S U.C, Westmount Church Expects to Complete Special Can- vass Within Week Splendid response to the first call to support the Maintenance and Extension Fund marked the morning service at ' St. Andrew's United Church, Westmount, yesterday, when In addition to the regular churcJi eub-ecfiptlons special "contributions to that fund amounted to $7,600, For various reasons it was inconvenient for the St. Andrew" congregation to undertake the campaign for this fund during the week in November, appointed for that purpose, and the. committee In charge of the collection of the allotted sum of money decided that the congregation would be canvassed as soon as possible an the Newjear. This week there will be a special effort to reach the allocation and. with th v. encouraging beginning, the committee and other leading members of the congregation expressed yesterday every confidence that gt. Andrew's share would be obtained In the near future and mw n,ih.M by next Sunday. No everv memhr canvass is being attempted, as in moat other United church r th. city. The chairman of the commit- ire is w. h. Sutherland, and the treasurer p. M. Hope. g Melville United, where the canvass had to be delayed, are now in a position to announce, not on.!v i:h completion of the canvass, hut &lo the fact that they have subscribed the full amount required of them. There still remain about twenty per cent, of the congregations of the presbytery to report completed fcan-vasses. The total subscribed up to the present is over $240,000, towards the objective of $300,000. Week-End Fires , Fire calls were reported t head quarters during the forty -elgiht rwurs rrom miamgnt Friday to midnight Sunday were as follows: SATURDAY. 12.13 a.m., box 831. DeBeau Aylwin, for chimney fire. a.m telephone call tn 55 1. Catherine and Panet, for back 'draft. .4o a,m., box 629. Pine and Park: false alarm. 9.08 a.m., automatic box 35. Wr.lker Hardware Company, Limited, 252 St. Jarrvefi trtreet; no fire.' 11.15 a.m., still alarm to 1272 Church for fire in walis of dwelling. s.oO p.m., box 97, Esplanade and Beaubien; no flre. 10.SI p.m., box ,212, Wellington and Bridgre; false a!arm. 11.49 p.m., box 762, Lafontaine and Plessls; false alarm. SUNDAT. S 12.27 a.m., box 263, Conde and Bt Patrick; false alarm. . 2.29 a.m., box 759 Lafontaine and Champ-lain; false alarm. 7.19 am., box iSo, Bherbrooke and Jeanne Manoe. for frre in garage in rear of 12 Jeanne Mance ertreet. 31 a:m., box S47, St. 'Cafherm and -Oity-Hiall, for flre in, restaurant at 113 St Catherine street east. 9.09 a.m., box 9162, Leman and Avenue dee Beiges, for flre in kitchen at 2962 Avenue des Beiges. 9.22 .m., telephone call to 6311 IH- orirreier, for flre" tn bedroom. 10.40 a.m.; box 77. Marie AJine and City Haf for fire in -bedroom ai I2U City- Hall avwue. 2.29 P.m., box 27S, Ieoaron, ana Brisset. for fire in walls of dwelling at 237 Angers street. 3.30 p.m., automatic box lo3S, Montreal -. Abattolns, Liimited, ,075 Frontenic street, no flre. - 5.16 p.m., box 283, Haaiey aua Jacques Hertel, no fire. 5.34 p.m., telepnone cau -co jum oi. Andre, . for flre an dwelling. 7.08 n.m.. box 647, St. catnenneaim City Hall,' for fire In restaurant at 113 gt. Catherine street east. .; S 2 n.m..".'bOX BS. Jtane Anne ana Meseler, tor flre in tailor shop at 1234 Marttf Anne tret east, - UrA I n.m..- telephone ail to io iorc,heerter street west, ;for foack draft. - ; :;.:"- . Ontario Conservatives London. - Ont.. Jan. 8. Mon. Dr. Manlon, M.P., member for Fort Wil liam will be the principal speaxer at the annual meeting of the Western Ontario Liberal-Conservative ' Association, which will be held in London on Tuesday. ' " . Hon. Chas Mccrea, - Minister oi Mines, and Hon. W. H. Price, treasurer, of Ontario, will be speakers at a noonday meeting. Hon Lincoln Ooldle, provincial secretary, may also attend. The election of a president will be an important -part of the gathering: E - R- Iennis, for years a prominent leaner in uonservaiive wrL-ion, resigned last October. , ' Steamship Movements ; ' I . Arrivals. . New York, January ' SA-Arablc, from Hamburg; Adriatic, from Liver- pool. - , "; '.. -,. . .. HQ' , " CONQUEST DREAMS IN EUROPE TODAY Dhan Copal Mukerji Made, ; Startling Statements at People's Forum iTUY World mIstress Some of Fascists Would Even Annex Britain Indian j Decried , Civilization v " Through Subjection Cult ure an4 civilization cannot be brought to the Eat through theon-quesO and the mutilation of peoples, declared Dhan Copal MukeTji, Indian lecturer ,6n world,, affairs, In addressing a large gathering at the People's Forum last night. The speaker decried, as an opium dream, the belief In certain European countries that their mission is to bring culture to the barbarians, and in this connection he presented a startling picture o alleged national ambitions in Spain, France and Italy.. The lecture was attended by a gathering which flfled the Church of the Messiah t6 capacity, and the re markable 'fluency of the epeaker and the fervor with which he spoke created a deep impresslen. His descrip tion of present-day Italy, alive with dreams of national aggrandizement, drew smiles of amusement, especially when he told of certain Faschvtl who even hoped to conquer Great Britain with the exception of- Scot-lend. ' -r Taking as his -tevl "Western Chaos and Eastern Mysticiem," ihJ speaker drew a vivid picture of continental Europe today, as he visualized it after a recent tour through Spain, Inly, France and other oour.-tries. Mr. Mukerji ftret told of the syndi calists in Spain, Including the "crl-.i- inal syndicalists" who are usuaily given ehoit shrift when they fall Into the hand of the authorities. Thia class, forming a very smill minority, believe, s-agd the spcalitr. that the proletariat has only to do away, with capitalHm . and paradloe will Ke at hand. Thee eyndlca.isu wiMl!sten to only one side, and ' '" not believe that th expc-rlinent has not been a success In Russia. A. more Kai-m.les claas said .Ir. Mukerji, were the ."epubllcdns, who h-id remarkable facHity in- br.blng their way out of )ai!s. thougn rr- qu-ently their relth were punished when the auLhorillea could nul set nut yet a) them. Then came the great mass o. the Span.ieh people.- -who- did . not know whether they Want a rv!utior i or. not. But into their .heads wari be4n Instilled the idea that they are a , super race and that they v fl , a nowerfu! Saniali politician, w hol Hotel. St Cairo Egypt. At that . . . i Ani.u. ,,Via Sn,iM Dwasltne pi the mo6t culUvated country In thejCanada was major-general and com-wrliwwM " IndU-HKl that her ' mander of the Brit!h forces in duty was to civilize the Rlffians. This, ; Egypt. He was then the Hon, Jnlisn continued the epeake. was an opium iByng.. Mr. oil remarkei on th-dream w.hlcl was being spread popularity aehleved ry botn Lord tboughout Spain today. Lady Byng in Egypt Lady Mr Mukerji attributed even more Byng was particularly active in le-J-grandiose ambitions to Italy. Every- lng benevolent work of the corn-where In that country, he said, was m unity. the desire that Italy should besome New York had the wildest time of mistress of the world. Italian cul- its history this' New Year, both ho-ture should be extended to ihe less tel managers sa'.d. Enjoyment and fortunate races, on the Medlterr-nan prosperity Were seen everywhere, and first, and then the boundaries were tn indications were that 12R la to be pushed to the Danube. Finally 0lng to be an outstanding pros-she would take foack what rlghtf:iHy tvt-oua year. belonged to .her 2.000 years .'--1 The visitors had a sleigh drive Great Britain, with theexceptlon f ar-oMtnS the city and up the moin-Scotlan'd. - " ,'tain yesterday. Last evening they The speaker, after the ripple or d(neJ Mr John raV;dSon, m-.n. merriment ich this sU.emont of the W!nd(Irtr Hotei.. Xhv created, smilingly remarked that H,d themselves delighted with these uiDKions L ' denial had been made by the Fas-cisti. CONDITION'S IN FRANCE, tn France. Trdceedcd Mr. Muke.'ji, he had been told that there would be no peace until France look .-.orin Africa. Frenchmen pointed 'out that years ago ' Franc had conquerad Algeria and Morocco, and bad brought civilization to the peoples of these countries., - There was a treat deal of chaotic thlnklnramons the ruling classes of these European countries, affirmed the speaker. They were bent 'on bringing civilization and culture to peoples who do not want it. The Riff, the Damaecan, the Chinaman, the Hindu, are not willing to be ihue civilised, and those who believe the contrary are living in a paradise which does not exist. , The reaction against this kind of clvillzatlbn in Asia had come to stay, said Mr. Mukerji. While a few' monarchies atltl existed In the East, renuhllcan institutions were uiising. and this republicanism Was a cry for equality. "With a mentality .use that, how can you impose your superiority?" asked, the lecturer, i Such solutions of world problems, through conquest- and eu bj-ugation, were merely mechanical. They could not succeed because they had not behind them the .moral quality which cculd alone bring about the brotherhood of man. The body could not be disarmed unless the soul was disarmed. ' Mr. Mukerji then described many phases of eastern mysticism, the movement lead by Gandhi Sn India, and winning of equality , by the Pariahs under his splri'tuaj guidance. Th spiritual element in the solution of world problems, nvust precede the purely mechanical. Culture was not to be achieved through, the conquest and mutilation of pemplea. "Real culture is of the eoul; when you develop the spiritual life, you will not need to conquer u; we will come end in all humility ask for it," said the lecturer In conciliation. Church at Iona, P.E.I., Burned Charlottetown, P. EX, January The Catholic Church at Ion was destroyed by flre this morning, with a loss estimated at (25,000.-. The flames were first seen- bursting fhrough ths roof toy the pastor, Rev, P. M. Duffy, and nothing was saved but the vestments. The flre is believed to have started from a defective flue. . v Lost LOSTFOX TERRIER trsyed fro-m 7 Smnervllle Aresqe, Wentmeuat, Wlred-H-tlwd Fax Terrier, Mark itli a eae e. Westmeaot ll-M)e 181. Reward. Phone WEstmount 5W4. FREIGHT RATE CASES Railway Commission to Meet in Montreal Thursday Pates "have been set by the Do. minion Board of Railway Conrnrla-ioner' hearings for bearings of complaints during the month of Jan uary. These hearings are to , deal with certain of the complaints only, particularly those referring to individual commodity rates or class rates questions. The hearings in question will be held at Ottawa,. Montreal, Windsor and Toronto. The Montreal sittings of the Cc-mmleelon will be held in the court house on Thursday and will deal with complaints made by the Montreal Chambre de Commerce, L. E. Robin, the Eagle Lumber Company,, the Front enac Breweries, the Windsor Canning Company Limited, of St. John's, Que., and by the Cha-mhre de Commerce of Joll-ette. The Toronto hearings will be on the 14th of the month, those at Wlndsof on the 12th and at Ottawa one complaint -will be1 heard tomorrow, y H0TlEltlYlS ENJOY VISIT HERE Theo. Kroelt and J. 0. Voit Have Been Identified With Big Hostelries WinJet jojs of former, days In Switzerland, together with- the restful atmosphere of Montreal, are being enjoyed for a few days by two prominent New York hotel managers. They arrived in the city on Saturday night, registering at the Windsor Hotel, and will remain until tomorrow night. They are Mr. Theo. Kroeli, vice-president and general manager of The Ambassador Hotel, and Mr. J. O. Volt, manager of Louis Sherry, l:ic, exclusive residence hotel, reetaunint. etc., at 300 Park avenue, the latter being a unit In the Boomer-DuPont Properties Corporation, the same as the Windsor Hotel here. Having been Identified with hotels in many parta of the world. -particularly in the capltajg of Eitrope, the two visiting hotel men have a universal acquaintance with people who travel. -They have met many Mont rea-lefa abroad, and thev commented, on the olsasure it At. .f)rdj to take a trip-around trie city .and rttw the rjnces of their i jjontre clients " Mr Kroell, who has teen for he , t fmM. ars , N,w ToT for , indn. and 11 ,ers In ' . M.n-ru.i ' , lh i . ..' ; - "V ' 7: 'T?'" I r .. . . in Lonaon. ue jeceivej a uecor- atlon from the King of Spe.:n ' while tp an caDtal. , v), 9!or coming to Ser Yo manager of the Stephanie Hotel, Baden-Bsden, In the Blacx climate and facilities here for winter sports. m well as with the atmosphere and general attractions of the city: , ' FRENCH ANGLICANS - ATTAIN JUBILEE 0 N i Annual Vestry of L'Eglise du Redempteur Elects Officers and Delegates FiMy years ago the French parish of L'Eglisef " du RedempteiH was formed In the Anglican Diocese of Montreal and last night, at the annual meeting, of the vestry, held after ths evening service dn the church, official action was taken to signalize the jubilee year by filling ceremonies. The rector, the Rev. H. E. Benoit, the two wardens, the two lay delegates to the synod, and three women members of the veetry were appointed as a committee' to draw up plans and make suitable - arrangement for a jubilee cerebration on the first Thursday after Easter. . Reports - of the various societies were read and adopted and trie financial statement, ehowedL a substantial balance after paying to the mission budget ' of . the diocese eventy-flve doflar. The following officers were chosen for the ensuing .year: Ward- ens. Captain David Turner and Ed raond Turner: lay delegates to the synod, J. O. Boudrissand v Charles Trudeau; sidesmen, T. Qlbeau, Capt. A. Ferron, A. Turner, G. Turner, Ft-ank Turner, Benjamin Turner, H. Larochelle, J. B.-Vdnet, A. Martoux end Charles 8'mard: eecretary of the vestry. E. FUlion-Dayoux; organist. Miss Evelyn Viola Benoit. ' - i . 1 i i i 1, resem uovernor-uenerai 01 Gold Medal Service High-cltM work, moderate charges -if: you have any- .. articles to be cleaned or dyed, phone us today. ;;., ...-.. - ... . BRITISH-AMERICAN YOrk DYEING CXI york ' 0470 LIMITED , 0470 UPtown 1999 WEst. 6269 EAstOOi? 'ROMOLA' EFFECTIVE IN FILM VERSION Gives Good Opportunities to Dorothy and Lillian Gish at Capitol MINOR INTRIGUES OUT Adapters Have Eliminated Some Characters and Enhanced Importance . of Others " Those who visit the Capitol Theatre this week 'to see "Romola," will wit ness an effective production. The film version of George Eliot's novel pre. aents a finer picture of Italy's charm to the spectator that the author did to the reader; for the scenes are laid In Florence and the photography ie a masterly effort.' They cannot fall to be delighted with one of Dorothy Glsh's best performances, in the role of Tessa, and wHh the consistent por trayal of the title role by her sister. Lillian. The Mory. as Mary "Anne Evans wrote It In the '60's, Is whar the taste of today would call a "wordy" novel, with its action" sub ordinated to an acute and interesting demonstration of the havoc wroug-ht by wakness of character. The adapters have taken what is in this case the excusaUe . liDerty ot eliminating minor jmriguss and characters and Injecting interest by rals-iiit others to greater Importance than George Eliot gave them. Their deviations from the written novei have rteulted In a iilm that is better, as a film, than a faithful reproduc tion of her work would have been Unavoidably, the picture does not present a story whose "central stock is the broken reed ot one weak char acter," as Chesterton the novel. Interest is shifted away from Tito Melema. the neak-willed philan derer and cheat. to fasten on the ctvaracters of the maid Romola. 'Mt-arned of books, but of the world untaught." and of the girl Tessa, "the rough handed car.tadlna." raised more by the rod, the toot and the cure than the gentle reprimanu, both of whom are Tito the (ireek's vic-tlnis of love, ind both of whom are women as George Eliot wroie or them, trust. ng. devoted and innocent, though their aalke of lite are far a,part. Tito, on whom the plot, though n-ot the interest, hinges, lands in Florence unknown. He makes his vnv to high sKtiitt on the Council of ttl-ht c-jternins tody of Horence lie denlew h.s adopted father, tetrays the trrst of- his rattier-in-iaw nu mara the l of Romola and Tessa. Fortune lliirtllv turns from him to STflle elsewhere, and he dies a dire death ry drowning In tn .rra. Through the story runs .pol.tlcal iy-trsVe the expuilon ot the M?dkis. rile irT the rabble and. the strong . r.iiirinn that is Ssvonarota's. It- la a siormy story, but the note of ImfTilne'S upon. which it :nis is a liret one. , AfHiOdgh Lillian Glsh is starred an-.l 1s more ailetuate a Romola. It Is Dorothy Glsh as Tessa whose every merry met one follows. Life i. iitmi tn t'nla little peasant girl. who neks so tittle of It and enjoys so mueh the few simile amuseiiti. that come to her. The picture that Mas Dorothy G s-h draws Is so human thai one does not think kindly of the fate that treats her so cruelly. Illllan. her sister, is pictorial!; almost Perfect in the role of Romola. Indeed. Henry King, the director, has made all of the many chct npear. excellent types. W lliiam Powell as Tito. Is never' nd Koralrt Coimnn. a Carlo R..ce'.riv! -ch'ld of the edapters-f-rowos effectively tn an lnslgn-lflnt Wn..v r'exs'. in te comedy offering eaters a'"l' to the ta.-t that care for "darling chl Iren." J"' i-iew how. amcnest other things, rbattleshio H.M.S. Hood. On tne luge Is the Merino Revue. whch has heen presented over the holiday sea-atPthe Mourn Hoyal Hotel s conj, pany of four In song and dances In !oiy setting. The overture is Flo-tow's "StradeUa AT THE PALACE Constance Talmadge Starred in "Her Sister From Paris" "Her Sister from Paris," playing at the Palace Theatre tms w , of the funniest farces tn which Con- ........ Tu.imade .has starred. In a ri diculous story concerning a wife who runs away with her own husband, n In Lenore UlricH' play of last yer "The Harem." but with a twin sister Introduced to lena u pinusiou tj, rnnstance appears Jn both roles Ronald Coleman, who Impersonates the erring husband, does as much ix-nrk as Constance Talmadge and their scenes together whether wholly emotional, teigneo emotion or pure burlesque, evoke one laugh after another. Why the setting is Vienna Tmln a mystery; out w Vienna, and remains picturesquely n-ticallv so all through. Jos eph .Weyringer. played by Ronald Coleman, is a veivet coanwi and most, devoted husband whose first feeling, when his wife leaves him to go home to mother, after a quarrel is to follow her but whose second is to make the most of his freedom and take a tittle nfcrht air. Helen the wife, meets her sister et the station, a fascinating dancer who having' her opening performance in Vienna that evening, and whom she resembles very mutii. The two slalom, the tehlnd-the-times wife, and the dancer La Perry conooet a scheme to teach Joseph a lesson and with some daring clothes her sister's name and reputation and a h ingle bob Helen succeeds in charming Joseph to run away' with her. When tie draws back at the culminating moment and tells her he still loves his wife, she reveals her Identity. The comedy abilities of the star and her attraotlve-ness tn some well chosen gowns aid cloaks predominate the picture. The Palace Orchestra offered as an overture "The Evolution of Jazz" and Baby Esther demonstrated its dance Interpretation. Emlle Gour sang two selections and -a comedy on the screen completed the programme. JOHN MORTON DEAD Member of Shamrock Lacrosse Team in Eighties John MoTf. player of the eighties, died at the oi nig oaugnter, Mrs. Edward Costello, 7340 Esplanade avenue, at 8.15 O'clock VMtAivfav mm.nln.v oftoi- an Illness of two months. Mr. Mor- was a member o the Shamrock lacrosse team that In ths hia.i..hti. held the cnimDlnwriHti t tm ...,..t seasons. He was for many years em- oy uie Honert Mitchell Company, Limited, and latterly had been employed by the Montreal Harbor v,unnnission. we was born in Ireland on March 7. 1852, and came to Canada with his parent when young-He was twice mwM .hi. . sons were killed in France during the .ti. vYiir. ile is survived by his daughter, Jlrs. Edward Costello. of ...umiraj; one swter, Mrs. M. J. Sul- Frttl'J? f c,0lad0' and on brother, Bdward, of Barre,. Vt. ' CHRISTIAN SCIENCE LECTURE BROADCAST Fear in Relation to Healing of Sick Discussed by Gavin W. Allan Some seven or eight hundred people atiended at His Majesty's Theatre yesterday afternoon to hear Mr Gavin W. Allan. C.S.B., of Toronto, lecture oh Christian Science, en-titled Christian Science: the Science ot tieeiing." ' ' The lecture was unique In two respects. Mr. Allan le the first Canadian to I'e officially authorized to lecture on Christian Science, and it as the first Christian Science lecture to be broadcast rom Montreal cTnfc "put n he air" by 'Statlon Amongst other things the lecturer said: "Have you ever been afraid? Most people have. W hat have they feared ? Everything, anything, very frequently nothing. They have feared the weather in all lis moods. They have cen afraid to go out, and afraid to slay in: afraid of the dark, and rtirald of the light. They have 'feared their bodies every day in the year, and every hour of the day. They have I'eurcd things they have see:;, and things they have fiever seen, and would not recognize should they see hem. They have heen afraid of evil, j nd afraid of good; afraid of God. or their concept of God. ' "Now the Bible contains mar-v an admonition to 'fear not,' 'be" not .tfraid,' etc. In fact, in the very language of the Commandments It declares. 'Thau .-shalt not be afraid.' but John gaveVthe remedy when tie said: 'God Is love: there Is no fear n -lovei hut perfect Jove casteth out lenr.' "The first great message of Christian Science to mankind is the reiteration of the message of Jesus, 'lie not afraid?" and it Is showing us. juet as Jeeus did. the needlessneas of fear. In the healing of the sick this Is the first and great step the overcoming, the destruction of fear; rmd this is done through understandingknowledge of the facts understanding the truth about God's infinite "love for us. His power. His presence. His fatherhood, and our sonship. "We see. then, that fear, which la ol'ttimes the foundation of sickness. ouid never Je overcome by any siil-Ii strange methods as mesmeris-m, hypnotism, or suggestion, but only through knowledge of the truth." Winnipeg Fireman Dead Winnipeg. Jan. '3.- John A. Wan-zell, fireman who was stricken with paralysis while helping fight a flre at the Shore Candy Factory on Saturday, December 26, died In the General Hospital here last night. Wanzell had been in the service of the 'fire department 21 years and was a native of Stratford, Ont. ' UN POINT XAOQBRATSD 1 STENOGRAPHERS' WEEK nun Uf Thers is no limit to the hand speed of this pen point. Shaded lines can be made accurately at any angle without slowing up A good pen like this is preferred by expert court stenographers.- It writes a blacker line that Is more easily read, end absolutely permanent. - Selection and enio the lett dealer ike vxtrld over. Steaeraphsr'f Aseesattat IkkeeBsr's . Manifold RADIO GREETINGS TO ARCTIC CIRCLE Hon. Charles Murphy Sends Seasonable Message to Postmasters Far North FIVE OUTLYING POINTS Station KDKA Enables Post, master-General to Overcome Difficulties in Beaching Service Postmasters in and about , the Arctic Circle received Christmas end New Tear srreetlngs from the Hon. Charles Murphy, Postmaster-General of Canada, by means of a wireless message transmitted through Station KDKA, Pittsburgh, Pa. The Hon. Mr. Murphy'8 message follows: "Througli the courtesy of Radio vnv a pitrfhiiT-e-h T am de lighted to have the opportunity of .... nu i . transmuting a measaB w v,.n-mas oheer to those officials of the r-onaritan tlnvArnrnMit who are ad- j ministering the most northerly post offices in cne wona. "One of the most pleasing tasks ot ths ipoetal service Is to convey messages cf good will for Christmas and the New Year, and although I have buen able to transmit by mall to the majority ot employees of the Canadian Post Office, a of appreciation for the splendid services they have rendered, this message has not been received, cn account of tbi difficulties of travel, by those postmasters whose offices are situated beyond the Arctia Circle. . "As I am informed that the only means, at the moment, of communication with these outlying points Is through Radio Station KDKA, I am, therefore, deeply grateful to the radio station for this opportunity of transmitting my greetings and best wishes to those postmasters In the most northerly outposts of Canada, and I wish specially to mention the following: "Craig's Harbor Sitnated on Kllsmere Island, the most northerly j.oet office In the world Postmaster, Sergt. Joy, of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. . ' .ri.invi. T4.rhm- Situated on De von Island, uear the 76th parallel of latitude Kosun aster, tonana") .toward Anstead, . - Royal Canadian' "Pond's inlet Situated in the north of Baffin Island Postmaster, Inspector Wilcox, of the Royal 'antHlan Mrtlinlvl Police. "Pangnirtung Situated on Baffin) Island near to ine Arctic vircre Postmaster, Sergt. Wight, of the tm,.i CaiijiHiafi Mounted PoMce. "Chesterfield Inlet Situated In the meet nortner.y seenjon oi nuuwjn Bay Postmaster, Starr serge a. Clay, Royal Canadian Mounted fa "Thers are doubtless, other points not so remote as the ones specially mentioned, which are so far removed that Christmas messages only reach them by : mail after Jong Journeys, Involving many hardships mA im .the. nontm&Aters also I SDe- oiaMv .tender mv sincere thank and send my best wishes for the. New Year on which we are about to en ter." JOHN MILL0Y DEAD Coachman for Late Dr. Chas McEachran Many Years Following the receipt of news of his brothers death in Ireland, the rifath occurred yesterday ot jc-nn Milloy at Ms home. 204 St. George street, in his -eightieth year. John Mirtoy, who came to Canada about forty years ago, was a native .of Ard glasson Crowaklel, Kells County, West Meath, Ireland, where 'he mar ried Mls Hanna Sldebottom five years before they came to this country. When, in November, news was' re ceived of the death of hig brother Bernard, Tie was taken ill end never recovered. For nearly thirty years John .Mil loy was coachman for the lat Dr Every Stenographer Knows -- -.,!; V ' ' ' that a smooth gliding pen point that responds to differences in pressure at various angles is essential to good shorthand. The problem is to find such a pen. Waterman's Stenographer's Special filla the bill. The long, iridium-tipped point is rolled and hammered untir as resilient as a . watch Bpring. It slides over paper as an expert skater glides over glassy ice. Charles McEachran, veterinary surgeon on Union avenue. He was a member of St. Patrick's Church elnca hie arrival in Canada. Surviving are his widow; three sons, John, Tnomes and Henry: and three daughters, Mrs. Edward lilt tie, Mrs. Robert Weiohokl and M'l Gertrude Milloy, of this city. $6.00 Cash Brings This Westing-house Radiol a IIIA ' to Your Home This highly efficient 4-tube re-cetrer 1s extremely easy to operate, nd the ease with which distant programs may be . toned fat will surprise and ddighf you. . Loud speaker operation up to 1,800 miles, under favorable conditions. With Tubes and Phone $66.00 . . (Imud Speaker extra) ' ' $i.OO CmmS Safe a to emp IfUfflaTllMflBeV Atwater Kent Radio For afl-rwind perf ut malice, few radio sets can equal the Atwater Kent. The five-tube model shown here (Model 20) fa easy to operate and its performance) fa tor to Complete for pet-ation. fncfndlnr latest 'ceoa type land speaker. $182.75 Convenient terms it yon wteft. De Forest & Crosley A One-Tube Set Easy to operate, selective, and satisfactory in performance. Complete in cabinet, ready to operate,, only $28.00 Ne extras to bay. See this great value. 550 St Catherine St West OPEN LATE TONIGHT THE BANKRUPTCY ACT Tire and Rubber Factory For Sale Re: THE F. T. PARTRIOGr: RCBBEB CO LIMITED (Bankrupt;. With the approval of the IiwreitoT. e the above estate, the under.lfrnd offor? for eale the real etat, building, mi-eMnery and eoulpment of the F. K. Pairtridze Rubber Co., Limited (Bank ropt, located ia the City of Gudpb. On ttrio. on the line ef the Canadian PaHftc Railway. Tbe Real Eatate conmtr of a Iftt ao-prirTimately 475 feet by ZV feet trnrnf wMth In Metcalfo Slreot. Guelph, upon which Is lUx-ated tho following buildings: Factory Reinforced cooerete con-etrnetion. etefl window sah. three storeys and hadement. 06' s IM'. Oenetal Office and FactArr Extenafam Bnlldlns. Re-lnfnrced concrete construction. 88 r 100. Cempeand Roam. Brick 15' X 4', wHchbasrd Room. Brick 9' z Vt. Vnlranlilnr Room. Brick 7" x 10'. Holler Home. Brick U' I 4f. .also Garage and other bnlldings. Machinery Co nuiets nf full equipment for production of robber tires ef high pressure and balloon design sufflcieox for est! mated production of 709 tires per day. Further description of machinery mar be hid npon application to tbe undersigned. Office Eanlnment and fgrnKare Pull equipment of rieks and furniture and modern office facilities for srenerai office and three private offices, lits of which mar be obtained from tbe undersigned. Motor Trnrit -uoage ift-wn -truck, in good conmtloa. Railway Siding from Canadian PacilJc Railway letn yard and to building. All of the above property Is free ef incumbrance and Is now offeped for eale. OtielDh le a beautiful, health v and progressive City of 21.000 population: 1143 feet above ea level: situated 28 miles north of Haroilton, 4! miles Wet of Toronto: Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Railways to all points: nri-ciaae mmor nignwaye. nvaro Electric Power t low rates; artificial gas: 100 per-cent, pure water; coniforrahle boomng; good labor conditions (!no.- troubles Ttraettca y unknowni. llwt- elo educational facilltlen; eicellent banking and merchandising accommo dation. Over i Industries, dlversifl.d. Eight parks. All branches of eport an.l recreation. Offers for land, bulldlne and eautp- ment. en bloc, will be conldpred. al-1 sf pa rate offers for the land and buildings In one parcel and equipment In separate parcel. The electrical wlrinc and power plant connection and the steam plant connections are to ne considered as part of tbe buildings tn making eeparate offers. The purchaeer shall eearch the rlHe at hie own expense and the Trustee shall not be required to furnish any abstracts or produce any deeds or other evidence or title except toura tu u. possession. All tenders must oe accompanwa ny msrkl -ch..iiA- ttavable to John B. Robertson Trustee, for 10 of amount tendered, which will be returned if tbf tender La mat accented and forfeited if tbei tender Is accepted and not completed by tbe porchaaer. The highest or any tender not necessarily accepted. , . , Terms of sale 10 of the purchase money with tender and the balance tn cash or at och terms as may be saris-fsetory tfl the undrstsned. All tenders should be in the bands of the undersigned on or before January 31, J 136. I'atea at Toronto, tuis tiu uaj oi December. 1025. JOHX B. ROBr.BisK.-v Trustee, F. K. Partridge Rubber Cnmnanv. Limited. Property. ee Robertson, Rohltwon, Armstrong Mot 'an noil. 318 Federal Bldg , TORONTO, CAJfiDl. .IT-

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