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Announcement. Mr. Oscar E. Johnson TAILOR and CLOTHIER gEGS to inform his many Customer that he has just returned 1$ from I\ew York where he became a graduate of the Mitchell College of AmericaSc was awarded a DIPLOMA of efficiency in the several branches of Tailoring. Modern Technique and Cutting being his specialty. This testimonial from such a high quarter will serve as a Guarantee to confirm the confidence of his clientele in his skill and in his well known three P's viz : Price, Push, Punctuality. Patronage Solicited. OSCAR E. JOHNSON, No. 9) Market St. (and No. 10 George St.) To Pay 21s. For 100 lbs. RICE —Is Equivalent To— 47s. Od. 4 for 224 lbs. BUT Our lOO lb. Bags Is Superior Rice. SEE FOR YOURSELF At The New York House New Bicycle Tyres For Sale We put them on for you free of charge. New American Bicycles for sale. Moderate Prices. BRUCE JOHNSON 42 King Street, Nassau. NOTICE OF REMOVAL K K MOVED from 404 Bay Street City, to George Street No. II. All work done with neatness and despatch, as here-to-fore. Patronage solicited. JOS. H. S. BOWEN, Tailor. THE MOST STRIKING feature of the POLAR BEAR is its beautiful white coat, which is in keeping with the whiteness of its surroundings in the Arctic regions. The snow in those regions, however, is not whiter than clothes washed with SUNLIGHT SOAP. The beauty of SUNLIGHT SOAP is in its purity, and the easy way in which it releases dirt from clothes, without injury to the fabric no matter how fine it may be. It is manufactured with the purest materials and there is ,£1,000 Guarantee of Purity on every bar. Try it on your Neil Wash-day The Branch Tailoring Dept. 43 King Street. EXPERIENCE bought is nothing lost, then L*> give me a chance at a suit for you. Tailor and Cutter. T. S. NABBIE. ft£ "The Clothes of a Perfect Day" $ft Ladies Silk Waists Ladies Silk Sweaters Ladies Overcoats J Above is a Job Lot Selling Cheap WM. HILTON, 40 BAY ST. Phone aor.



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Nulllua rvcldli in* Ivirnrn In verba miswisfrl Balng bound to a wee. r to the Dogma* of no Master. VOL. XIV Nivnaau N.P.. HnliMiin.. FRIDAY December S 1916 ________________ No 13 L. CII.KKKT DUPUCH hdilor and Proprittor. omen. Corner Shirley & Charlotte Sta Nassau, N. P., Jiahamas •PHONK MO. p. 0. BOX 103. PUBLISHED DAILY RATES Monday. Wednesday and Friday— %  single copy single copy Juesday, and Thursday Saturday—sinule copy Weekly ... Monthly Quarterly ... Half Yearly... fear I v is. 4*. OS. 18s td l|d 5'I 6.1 6.1 PAYARLK IN AIJVANCK Vlvertisinn Ratal -Six pence per line for first insertion: three peii.-e pel line lor second insertion ; ai.u onepenny per line for subsqneiit InenrtloiH Advertisements under eifrhl line* <-. MAILS F< reign Mails for specially addressed correspondence to be forwarded per Sch. "Hattie Darling" via Miami, Fla., will be made up and closed on Saturday, Dec. 9. at 1 p.m. The Ward Line s s "Morro Castle", sailed from New York on Thursday at 2 p.m. with 21 passengers. Telegrams —:o: — December 7th 1916. London: —Herbert II. Asquith tonight resigned the British Premiership which he had held through eight stormy years of domestic and foreign history and the great crisis found a solution which had been considered the least probable of practical alternatives. The Unionist Leader Andrew BonariLaw was summoned to the PalacA^.mmediately after Mr. Asquith had departed and 1 lie King offered him the Prime Minister's commission which he had just accepted from Mr. Asquiih's hands. No announcement regarding Mr. Bonar Law's decision has yet l>eeri made public and there are some doubts whether he will accept the heavy responsibility. If he declines it "is considered certain the honour will fall to David Lyod George. The continuation of the Coalition Cabinet with some changes and the speeding up of the war management will be the policy in any event. The Premier's decision to the re sign and advise the King to sum Andrew Bonar Law to form a cab inet was taken after a day of extraordinary political excitement. There were constant comingt and goings of the political leaders be tween Downing Street and the government departments. Mr. Asquith consulted with several Unionists leaders including Karl CurMfl Lord Robert Cecil and the Karl of Derby Noticeable absentees from this conference were A.J. Balfour, who is ill, Andrew Bonar Law, J. Austen Chamberlain and Walter flume Long. The Italian steamer Palamo has been torpedoed and sunk off the Spanish coast according to dessp.1 iclies from Madrid. The steamer is said to hive had twenty five Americans on board. One sailor reported to have been an American died as a nsult of wounds. After December 18th under an order of the British Board of Trade no meal in the e Siring exceeding three courses or two courses at any other time may be served in hotels rest urant or public places. Meatless days in the British Isles are al so in prospect. Supplies of coal in Great Britain to vessels other than British or Entente allied craft and neutrals who have under taken to use their vessels in such a way that British or allied interests are beuefitted can no longer be guaranteed, according to an announce ment bv the British Embassy in Washington. The shortage and increasing scarcity of tonnage is given as the reason for this action. Reports received with regard to the Belgian deportation by the Germans show that the pro cess is going steadily on in the provinces and the takii g of un employed is expected to begin immediately in Brussels. Depor tations from Antwerp have be come methodical with 400 men under orders to prevent them selves every day at railroad sta lions. The Germans every effort to induces the men to sign con tracts for work. The reports say, among the inducements being mi offer of ages of six marks daily. Those failing to sign are told that they will receive only three marks and be forced to work in the camps. Married men who sign receive an advance of forty marks and single men twenty and are allowed to go home for two or three .lavs be fore starti-g they also are promised that they will be sent to Liege or Longcay. make amends if it is shewn that the submarine commander violated Germany's pledges to the United States." Elpaso:—It is reported that Howard Gray, an American miti ing man at Banal Chihuahua was hanged by Villa bandits on November fifth, it is also report ed that an American named Fos ter was mutilated then burned at a stake by Villa bandits near I errson. Public Notice. December 8th 1916. Bucharest 7th:—The city was virtually deserted when theTeu ons entered. Actions just prior to the departure from Bucharest aided the escape of the main body of the Roumanians. Berlin:-—The opinion heie is that the Roumanians have de cided to abaud m all Wallacia and retire to Moldavia, where they would be in close touch with (he Russians. The total captures ol the Roumanians lines the begin.ling of the war 4s one hundred thousand men. The Teutons yesterday captured the town of Plescht, 86 miles north of Bucharest. London;—Submarines have sunk the Danish steamship Nexon, and the Spanish steam %  hip Julia BenitO. The crews of both vessels were landed. Washington:—German note contends that the British, steamer Arabia sunk in the M. .liter ranean on November 6th was a transport ship for troops, there fore auxiliary warship. Ger niany's attitude however as in the Marine case is readiness to T in: Public ate hereby inform ed that, 0.1 the advice of the Commander in Chief at Jamaica, and as a precautionary measure, the Government has cided to extinguish the lights at Hog Island and Kgg Island on and from the night of the 5th December, 1916, until further notice. The Light at Last End New Providence will not be ex Tinguished but will be screened from the North For a limited period, a patrol boat will be stationed outside the bar after dark to warn ap proaching shipping. With iegard to HOUSEHOLD LIGHTING, residents in New Providence are tequest to extinguish or effectively screen all electric and other lights Showing seaward from North East to North West. No powerful lights ON MOTOR CARS or other vehicles will be permitted: All lights must be dimmed to the satisfaction of the commandant who will be pleased to make suggestions as to the manner in which this can best be done. Vessels lying in the hart* may not exhibit riding lights, other lights showing seaward. By Order, W. 11 ART BENNETT Colonial Secretary. .itli December, 1916. i


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Publication Date: Friday, December 08, 1916
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Nulllua rvcldli in* Ivirnrn In verba miswisfrl
Balng bound to a wee. r to the Dogma* of no Master.
VOL. XIV
Nivnaau N.P.. HnliMiin..
FRIDAY December S 1916
________________
No 13
L. CII.KKKT DUPUCH
hdilor and Proprittor.
omen.
Corner Shirley & Charlotte Sta
Nassau, N. P., Jiahamas
PHONK MO. p. 0. BOX 103.
PUBLISHED DAILY
RATES
Monday. Wednesday and Friday
single copy
single copy
Juesday, and Thursday
Saturdaysinule copy
Weekly ...
Monthly
Quarterly ...
Half Yearly...
fear I v
. is.
. 4*.
. OS.
. 18s
td
l|d
5'I
6.1
6.1
PAYARLK IN AIJVANCK
Vlvertisinn Ratal -Six pence per line
for first insertion: three peii.-e pel line
lor second insertion ; ai.u onepenny per
line for subsqneiit InenrtloiH
Advertisements under eifrhl line* <-.
MAILS
F< reign Mails for specially
addressed correspondence to be
forwarded per Sch. "Hattie Dar-
ling" via Miami, Fla., will be
made up and closed on Satur-
day, Dec. 9. at 1 p.m.
The Ward Line s s "Morro
Castle", sailed from New York
on Thursday at 2 p.m. with 21
passengers.
Telegrams
:o:
December 7th 1916.
London: Herbert II. Asquith
tonight resigned the British Pre-
miership which he had held
through eight stormy years of do-
mestic and foreign history and the
great crisis found a solution
which had been considered the
least probable of practical alter-
natives.
The Unionist Leader Andrew
BonariLaw was summoned to the
PalacA^.mmediately after Mr. As-
quith had departed and 1 lie King
offered him the Prime Minister's
commission which he had just ac-
cepted from Mr. Asquiih's hands.
No announcement regarding Mr.
Bonar Law's decision has yet l>eeri
made public and there are some
doubts whether he will accept the
heavy responsibility.
If he declines it "is considered
certain the honour will fall to Da-
vid Lyod George.
The continuation of the Coali-
tion Cabinet with some changes
and the speeding up of the war
management will be the policy in
any event.
The Premier's decision to the re
sign and advise the King to sum
Andrew Bonar Law to form a cab
inet was taken after a day of ex-
traordinary political excitement.
There were constant comingt and
goings of the political leaders be
tween Downing Street and the
government departments. Mr. As-
quith consulted with several Uni-
onists leaders including Karl Cur-
Mfl Lord Robert Cecil and the
Karl of Derby Noticeable absen-
tees from this conference were A.J.
Balfour, who is ill, Andrew Bonar
Law, J. Austen Chamberlain and
Walter flume Long.
The Italian steamer Palamo has
been torpedoed and sunk off the
Spanish coast according to des-
sp.1 iclies from Madrid. The steamer
is said to hive had twenty five
Americans on board. One sailor re-
ported to have been an American
died as a nsult of wounds.
After December 18th under an
order of the British Board of Trade
no meal in the e Siring exceeding
three courses or two courses at any
other time may be served in hotels
rest urant or public places. Meat-
less days in the British Isles are al
so in prospect.
Supplies of coal in Great
Britain to vessels other than
British or Entente allied craft
and neutrals who have under
taken to use their vessels in
such a way that British or
allied interests are beuefitted
can no longer be guaranteed,
according to an announce
ment bv the British Embassy
in Washington. The short-
age and increasing scarcity
of tonnage is given as the
reason for this action.
Reports received with regard
to the Belgian deportation by
the Germans show that the pro
cess is going steadily on in the
provinces and the takii g of un
employed is expected to begin
immediately in Brussels. Depor
tations from Antwerp have be
come methodical with 400 men
under orders to prevent them
selves every day at railroad sta
lions. The Germans every effort
to induces the men to sign con
tracts for work. The reports say,
among the inducements being
mi offer of ages of six marks
daily. Those failing to sign are
told that they will receive only
three marks and be forced to
work in the camps. Married men
who sign receive an advance of
forty marks and single men
twenty and are allowed to go
home for two or three .lavs be
fore starti-g they also are
promised that they will be sent
to Liege or Longcay.
make amends if it is shewn that
the submarine commander vio-
lated Germany's pledges to the
United States."
Elpaso:It is reported that
Howard Gray, an American miti
ing man at Banal Chihuahua
was hanged by Villa bandits on
November fifth, it is also report
ed that an American named Fos
ter was mutilated then burned
at a stake by Villa bandits near
I errson.
Public Notice.
December 8th 1916.
Bucharest 7th:The city was
virtually deserted when theTeu
ons entered. Actions just prior
to the departure from Bucharest
aided the escape of the main
body of the Roumanians.
Berlin:-The opinion heie is
that the Roumanians have de
cided to abaud m all Wallacia
and retire to Moldavia, where
they would be in close touch
with (he Russians. The total
captures ol the Roumanians
lines the begin.ling of the war
4s one hundred thousand men.
The Teutons yesterday captured
the town of Plescht, 86 miles
north of Bucharest.
London;Submarines have
sunk the Danish steamship
Nexon, and the Spanish steam
hip Julia BenitO. The crews of
both vessels were landed.
Washington:German note
contends that the British, steam-
er Arabia sunk in the M. .liter
ranean on November 6th was a
transport ship for troops, there
fore auxiliary warship. Ger
niany's attitude however as in
the Marine case is readiness to
Tin: Public ate hereby inform
ed that, 0.1 the advice of the
Commander in Chief at Jamai-
ca, and as a precautionary mea-
sure, the Government has
cided to extinguish the lights at
Hog Island and Kgg Island on
and from the night of the 5th
December, 1916, until further
notice.
The Light at Last End New
Providence will not be ex
Tinguished but will be screened
from the North
For a limited period, a patrol
boat will be stationed outside
the bar after dark to warn ap
proaching shipping.
With iegard to HOUSEHOLD
LIGHTING, residents in New
Providence are tequest to ex-
tinguish or effectively screen all
electric and other lights Showing
seaward from North East to
North West.
No powerful lights ON MO-
TOR CARS or other vehicles
will be permitted: All lights
must be dimmed to the satisfac-
tion of the commandant who
will be pleased to make sug-
gestions as to the manner in
which this can best be done.
Vessels lying in the hart*
may not exhibit riding lights,
other lights showing seaward.
By Order,
W. 11 ART BENNETT
Colonial Secretary.
.itli December, 1916.
i


Announcement.
Mr. Oscar E. Johnson
TAILOR and CLOTHIER
gEGS to inform his many Customer that he has just returned 1$
from I\ew York where he became a graduate of the Mitchell
College of AmericaSc was awarded a DIPLOMA of efficiency in the
several branches of Tailoring. Modern Technique and Cutting
being his specialty.
This testimonial from such a high quarter will serve as a
Guarantee to confirm the confidence of his clientele in his skill
and in his well known three P's viz :
Price, Push, Punctuality. Patronage Solicited.
OSCAR E. JOHNSON, No. 9) Market St.
(and No. 10 George St.)
To Pay
21s. For 100 lbs. RICE
Is Equivalent To
47s. Od. 4 for 224 lbs.
BUT
Our lOO lb. Bags
Is Superior Rice.
SEE FOR YOURSELF
At The New York House
New Bicycle Tyres
For Sale *
We put them on for you free
of charge.
New American
Bicycles for sale.
Moderate Prices.
BRUCE JOHNSON
42 King Street, Nassau.
NOTICE
OF REMOVAL
KK MOVED from 404 Bay
Street City, to George
Street No. II. All work done
with neatness and despatch,
as here-to-fore. Patronage
solicited.
JOS. H. S. BOWEN,
Tailor.
THE MOST STRIKING
feature of the Polar Bear is its beautiful white coat,
which is in keeping with the whiteness of its sur-
roundings in the Arctic regions. The snow in those
regions, however, is not whiter than clothes washed with
SUNLIGHT
SOAP.
The beauty of Sunlight
Soap is in its purity, and
the easy way in which it
releases dirt from clothes,
without injury to the fabric
no matter how fine it may
be. It is manufactured with
the purest materials and
there is ,1,000 Guarantee
of Purity on every bar.
Try it on your Neil Wash-day
The Branch Tailoring Dept.
43 King Street.
EXPERIENCE bought is nothing lost, then
L*> give me a chance at a suit for you. Tailor
and Cutter.
T. S. NABBIE.
ft "The Clothes of a Perfect Day" $ft
Ladies Silk Waists
Ladies Silk Sweaters
Ladies Overcoats J
Above is a Job Lot Selling Cheap
WM. HILTON, 40 BAY ST. Phone aor.


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