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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 8, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta ALBERTA WED N E S DAY, A f R I.L SOI Daily HeroW Printed'by the Daily Herald Printing Co., Ltd., every lawful evening at its. otiice, Round St., I.ethbridge, Alberla, Cauudu. W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Di- rector and Editor. Subscription Dally, one year, delivered...... H-00 Daily, six month, delivered, 2.08 Daily, threa months, delivered.. 1.00 Daily one month, delivered .35 year, by mail 3.00 Daily, by mail 1.75 Daily, three months, by mail .45 '.Yeekly Herald, one year 1.50 ohiingpd as often as de- sired; but botlT new aud old address must be given. will please remit with order which should be given for a epecifk'l term. Remit by Express Order, P.O. Order, aud IJank Money Order. )rdfi.rs may be sent direct or through any :newsdealer. Address commun- ications to THE LBTH1UUDGE HERALD, Lethbridge. Alberta, Ca- nada. [f our friends who favor us with man- uscript for publication wish to have rejected urticies returned they must in all cases send stamps for that purpose. NOTICE TO Subscribers who carefully watched ov'jor for riod of eight or ton years, and 'ac- curate reports have made cov- ering cost of plant, the cost of its operating and the expense oi repairs and fixed charges. By this moans any one com get a very clear idea of the advantages to be derived from this form of destructor when employed by tho municipal service. tho exact converse is true in America. For more than twenty years the United States have been building garbage crematories and in- cinerators of, one and another type and have installed more thau two hundred in all parts of the country Of these more than one-half have been abandoned and discontinued, and to day the number that. goes out oi se vice 'annually far greater than thr eveloped without' Uw oj! any fuel. This method is the next step In, advance of Canadian and ijnunSties in- waste disposal. It MF it CARDSTON BUOOT n, Afail Last. was a vory busy nno in Ciirdston, The horse show was Uio groat attrae that mers' several the people, being the Alberta -Far- which ciuiie in for -ertaiuly is to be expected that from he in the .question by' i large number of towns, -'the next year will show the of- -a' large number. of plants of this kind rthis country. Theri> are four ft good store attention. This roady built, three, of which arc ynpw operating. Those uro at Westmount and Vancouver in Canada, Seattle in Washington, and another at Staten Island in New York." s ihaii smut IBM! Underwear SUBSCRIBERS. fail to receive the Daily Herald will please notify the business oilice, by phone or other number that is iuitulk'tl. More than fifty patents have been exploited without success and today there are only three companies left who havej boeu able to Maintain any kind of an organization. and to construct furnaces that have stood anything It muet be evidence pro- of this coun- try has been, if not altogether a fail- ure, still quite unsatisfactory. "It does not appear at the present tinio that there is any reason to think thai tho form of American cre- matories which havo been built in like a reasonable test. manifest from all the sented, that the work OUR W INT OF VIEW. I-ethbridge should have a horticul- tural society. The city has a good onicial in En- gineer liciii, of tho de- portment, and he is entitled to .every, cent of the increase givon him. The ilityor of St. out., is inking for extra police to prosecute oafors. We do not need the extra police here but tho prosecution of loafers ou the street cornen and in front of some of the hotels ought to undertaken at once. Ladies can hardly move itlong Round Street the earliest, possible mo-, Lbc bc any m0re successful merit, so that prompt delivery may ___ meut, so that prompt be ensured. To ensure change of contract adver- tisemeuit in the Daily Herald, copy should be sent in not later than 6 o'clock p. m. oi the evening before publication. Transient display ad- vertisements will be received up to 10 o'clock a. m. of the day of pub- lication, and want advertisements up la 2.00 p. m. ADVERTISING RATES Want cent a word each insertion. No advertise- ment for less than 25c: Six con- secutive insertions for price of four. Initial .letters, abbreviations, and "c" marks, each figure and words count as full words. When replies are to be forwarded send iOc. extra to cover postage. Terms cash. Births, Marriages, and every insertion. Contract Display Advertisements- Rate card at "Daily Herald" Of- tice. Vl. cents per couat line; dis- cuuut to regular advertisers. Subject to advertise- Z roll reported ..TUE.HpKSE SHOW While fewer.' animals were exhibited by'salesmen big horaedealing there -on excellent showing made by tho local people. The parade came ofl about 1.80 p. m, starting-from the fair grounds aud going along Main St, to the 'Snow .Bank corner, thence cast to the Court House north one block and cast.-pant :the Cahoon. hotel and then tSoinrStain-St. to the starting point. The spectators were but in I goixily They were disappointed pit her. For Men and Women Spring Weights Just Placed iu Stock The Hartley Co, ltd. menta subject to approval of man- agement of "Daily Hsrald." in tho future unless their of construction and operation is very greatly improved. Unfortunately the way in which these furnaces aro built cannot bo groutly changed without a radical departure from all the pre sent plans.' Tho result is that the American towns are driven'to accept crematories and incinerators whose records in the past have been exceed- ingly unfortunate or they must seek for a form of, furnace which will do the work better und can be relied up- on to furnish some asset in return or the money expended. About hreo years ago tha writer investigat- d this question, and took over the ights in this country .to. build'.this orm of llcldrum Destructor, making the first installation at Wcstnuount, suburb of Montreal. The figxires of cost and the result of first trial may he briefly summarized. "Up to the end of the first year of somo evenings without having to un- dergo the gaze of a lot of fellows whose only enjoyment seems to be to lean up against the window sills or sit on the door steps and pass r.e-. marks and see how for they can. ex- pectorate tobacco juice. DAILY HERALD NEWS AND OF PICE, O. D.AUSTIN, City JOHN TORRANCE, Canvasser, Col ..lector and Assistant Sucinest Man MISS GRIM M, Accpuntant. JOB DEPARTMENT- The Herald; Job Department is the best equipped in "Southern Alberta All classes of .work-, handled expe ditiously and.v satisfactorily. Cecil 15. Smith, who has boen gaged. by the city to report on a power plant and .the .present electric. is of the most competent, men that the city could have secured. During the lost few years he has made a great reputa- tion..for himself. For avtime.-he-.was a member of the New Ontario and Temiskaming railway commission and later he was engineer with the Ontario L'ower commission.- He has also been engaged, on important work in connection with powea- matters for the cities of Winnipeg; and Toronto This city has secured the 'right man for the work. stallion, 1st priie winner and second at- Letabririge last year. Hr. E. had best looking I stallion Clyde class, over three j years old: and -also a great two year old- that though he would make a ton in weight at maturity. -The best groomed horse tV Clyde stallion now owned-'by O. Weeks. He was purchased originally by Lcavltt Bros, find in excel- lent shape. Messrs: Quiiiton Bros, showed Black and Gold" in this class also. Sonic splendid stufl coming throe iis spring- was also in evidence, no better animal in this class being bown. than "Cherub's Pride." winner m You will a reward in itself to go to the1 Hub for your meala and short" Tonight Specials after 10 Suckling and Green THE HUB LETIIUKE ts installation, Jan. 1, .1908 this plant had destroyed something like tons of waste, garbage, ashes, leaves, animals, and everything; in fact that was taken away from the town by the street cleaning service, and had turned over to the Electric Lighting plant, of which "this 'is a steam to the value' of In other words the destnic tor had consumed. all of the 61 the .town averaging from '-twenty! to twenty-five tons per day over, 'a .per- Side lights AN INTERESTING APPEAL (Christian Guardian.) The recent appeal of General "Jou bert-Piehaar to Sir, Ed.wartl British Minister of Foreign Affairs, buyers were'in on Saturday. Messrs 'and Austin 'are reported do- ing most of the business last week. Yesterday 'soveral more buyers came in and Jfessrs. Lee Follett'and L. F. Bonricll are- supplying: their needs'. This is the last- iirm'Vto' enter the business and they arc' making4 things go. QUIET WKDDTNO Last evening the most intimate [friends of Mrs. Rhoda L. Hinman [wore guests- at the wedding of her and ter of .las. Quinton of Thp cerejuony was performed in I President Wood's aOs'ence.'by Williams. Advises Ah Incinerator for the protection of his family in r] Portugese West Africa, is the strik- of first-place'-at the 1907. Calgary grandson, Mr. A. B. Stoddard how in the 2 year olds and also Alary Quinton the eldest daugh- ond- place in the CanadiaA breeds of all 'ages, Homer Woolf owner. Another fine one was tho imported Clyde colt of Mr. Tom White. Hahsen had a fine lot, of young fillies and a couple of splendid two year olds in the Clyde string; The Pcrcherons and French Draft made an' excellent exhibit also. Messrs. J: 'A. Hammer and Thos. taking second place in Cards'tohj last was in- 6ne shape, as was the new purchase of Mr. J. W. Woolf's. This is also a black "of t splendid action. He looks almost like a coach, rather than a draft stallioh; To the liking of .many good -judges the dapple grey Percheron of Mr. Jos. Ellison was-the-best horse in the bunch of draft horses. He hftft weight and action and is the most lively First-class Cafe Tin ma Stort Mer Idwttt tali HtOFESSiONAL WJ.GALBRAITH, M.D.C.M. u f A Office 914 Bedpatli 'gi. U 9 a.m., 8-3. 7-8 i lUherta tetaraiit j 1 Short Orders at all Hours Regular Meals, '2oc t Meal Tickets Fresh'f ruit confectionery DBS. McCLURE STEWART, Sur- Office Hours: 12 1 p.m. to HAMILTON Room B. Morton B. 0. COHYBEARE If ilONCS Solicitofs, "Etc. Conybeare Block. A Ha. W. C. SIMMONS Advocate, Barrittcr, Etc. Office: Sbutharfl B. C. MOORE Funtral Director Officer-Next to Preabyterian' Cfiiirch v Office'Phone 102.' Residence' F. B. ROLFSON ARCHfTECT- Room I Block. 304 TO BURN UP THE CITY REFUSE SOONER OR LATER iod of had used no" other Jordan, Manager of the Job' Depart-1 fuel whatever, and returned a revenue from the work- donoi which was suv- oient.' relephone 106. DISPOSAL OF GARBAGE The disposal of garbage in this city.is an important matter and will become more so as .the years move along. We might as well take it up seriously so that we will a clean and healthy city. The investment in. an incinerator-is the only solution of the problem. The class of incinerator best suited ing over the former method of .haul- ing of to 000. plied This same method can. be ap in. anv town where the power for the city is a matter for investi- gation on the part of the city. The city of St. Thomas in Ontario has a proposition beforo it jxist now from the Meldruin Destructor Co., and it is claimed that their inciner- ator is revenue producing. If that claim is correct.it Is worth while for the city to get into touch with these can. be utilized, either for the munici- pality or for private business pur- poses. "Given a place of, say, peo- ple under ordinary conditions where the amount of refuse daily collected would be equivalent to thirty or or even '.forty and fifty tons per day, the installation of the Meldrum three grate dostmctor, having a capacity of fifty to sixty tons daily will take care of all the refuse of the town. (The installation can be placed in con- junction with any electric lighting station, any sewage or water pump- ing station, or at any point where the power can bq most usefully em- ployed. Since 'the operation is people and ascertain the merits of their system. ,The St. Thomas Journal publishes a statement made by the Meldrum people as to what tnelr incinerator claims to do. Below we give the argument put up for this destructor: "The ileldrum Destructor Company of Manchester, Eug., has installed more than one hundred plants in va- rious parts of the world for the dis- posal of the municipal waste by fire. These installations are of various ca- pacities from twenty ,to six hundred tons per day, and, in. every cose are operated by the destruction of the material itself without other fuel. "The combustion of municipal waste under these conditions with this Meldrum apparatus produces power in the proportion of the evap- oration from three-quarters to three pounds of water for each per-pound of refuse destroyed. The steam pow cr derived from this work is "pplic-: to municipal or private purposes in many different ways. In Great Bri tain where the greatest number o destructors are used, and where, ir fact it is the only method for getting rid of municipal waste, the power 5 employed by the municipalities as a auxiliary for electric lighting statto -in the sewage or water pumping sta tion, for the manufacture of tho din ker from the destructor into slab and tiles for municipal use, various other purposes which are un der this control, of t.hn. nyth Every one of the installations in Great Britain arc the property of the town. The work there is done by tho municipality' and not by Con- tract, rived from the of the power is placcxV to the credit of tho town itse5f. of these- destructors of 3Wdrum type ha> been ly sanitary, and there is no nuisance of smoke, 'odors or dust from the j furnace, the location can be designed ith reference to ma-zing the shortest ossible haul and the best use of he power developed. "The cost of such an installation would vary from to ccording as the local conditions will emand. Power produced from the Combustion, of, say fifty tons per daj would bc equivalent to 200 h. p. of team and a return, in cosh of not ess than in value. The town ould" be enabled to dispose of al ts refuse, and at the same time get a rebate in the value of the power ng illustration of ,the change which ias taken place in the. attitude toward Great Britain. At the clofce of the- South -African war a number of Boer families "refused-to remain under the British 'flag; and emigrated to German 'and Portugese territory. It did not take long however for them to find out that the German yoke and the Portugese yoke were somewhat heavier even, than- the Bri- tish, and many were glad to come back under "the folds of" the Union Jack. Those whV'reniained in Por- tugese territory found themselves in a peculiar difficulty. The Boer' had no as he had seen'it, but slavery_as it existed un- der the Portugese flag refused .to countenance, and now General Mou- bert-Picnaar is trying to secure the assistance of the United States gov- ernment in an effort; to-abolish the slavery that exists_ in_ Portugese Af- rica..' -The Boer-opposition .-to slav- ry awakened the resentinent of the 'ortugcsc, ahri General Joubert-Pien- has appealed to the British gov- "cmmont to protect some members of lis family on' Portu- Sir. Magrath showed only one Pcrcherons and a swell French three year old .and a beauty., but lacking the that this distill needs in such horses This animal was sold-to -Mr. E. Hdr- ker." -The French draft b'f Mr. L, R. Spen ccr was a fine specimen' of the draft horse type, but the' color is too light to suit a great many. In coach class' there Mr Jno. TV. Woolf's bay French coach, Mr. .7as. Layton's black German coach', and ytr. Bradshaw's sorrel mentioned above. It was a matter of regret ihatUr Fry's beautiful Standard bred 'sorre riHiiiuiiuuni i I PAINFUL PLEASURE I get yon 1 the best of everything at a lYiiTHimnm greatest pleasure. I3OOO1 CJolored Photo Post Cards ot Rocky MoTintahi scenery just received from tha fa- mous RftpKaelTvck kovsc Anotner lot of EASTER Postcards .Newest designs Lowest Prices i-.-AJiL 2 FOR o CENTS L SB did''hot-arrive in''time for the fiil parade. This is a horse of the driv gcsc territory.; whose lives he believes o be in danger'from Portugese hos- ility. This appeal is a tacH 'ut itrong acknowledgment .of faith in British fairness and justice, and we ing class that seemingly is not ap predated here. Time and space forbid mention o them all, but suffice to say that Car ston District has; some of the DCS horses in Alberta today. THE SPfAKESPEAliE CLUB. The regular meeting .was held in home of Mr. and Mrs. L. If. Woolf. The program "consisted chief- ly of a character .sketch of -Othello by Miss Addie Robinson, .reading a sonnet by Miss Austin, and the cussion of. Act II of v Othello, in which Mr. S. Woolf ted. The refreshments .were: no small Engineer Arnold in response to the equest of the Council-for a plant to' ispose of the paper nuisance, while advising a first-class a jrick make-shift be" tiuiltr for he cousumption of paper for or J400. It would take a man's whole ime to attend to it! On the motion to file the the mayor thought t a good suggestion' as nothing but in incinerator will be satisfactory- 'And in the. meantime we are cursed with the paper said Aid. Ives. The mayor objected to spend- ing or 5500 on a thing that is no use. Aid. Cunningham stuck to the wire netting idea, claiming .that it would, stand the: fire- for years. Aid. Adams said that if grates were underneath there would- faa draft enough to burn the paper. Aid. Ives finally hurst forth with the statement that we might as well..add to the white man's burden and put; in an inciner- ator plant. It was at last decided to lay the report table for fur- ther consideration. there >also 'comes- mand for a good Spring tonic. In this respect the Lethbridge Bock- Beer meets many requirement, being an absolute ly pure extract of malt_and Jiopa. For the Tuiydown and-fag- gecVdut'it' is a Kealihy food kegsand after llth iiist. LETHBRIDGE BREWING MALTING COMPANY, LTD. WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UN ION Meet in Methodist Wesley Church every third Friday in the'month''at 3.30 p. Visitors -always- welcome. MRS. Ac E. HUMPHKIESj Pres., MRS.rCHAS. McCLENAGHAN; 86-0' Secretary. Rl Q. ADD I SON Biairmori, FUNERAL DIRECTOR EM- BALMER Office Phone '28 ialshS Peebles Canadian Order of Foresters Mr. Billie Sharratt Ventriloquist and Mimic At liberty for Smoking-Concerts, Parties, etc. Ventriloquism taught do not doubt that the government j Part of the evening's enjoyment. .vill. do what can be done .to secure the safctj- of, these, who once dis- The election of resulted in placing Miss AddieJlobiuson aspres- trusted her rule, but who aow ap-] iliss Orrilla Woolf. secretary and Miss Austin, .critic. Two new members applied for ad- mission to the club. HORSE SAUKS These still continue and several to her for help. A Xortherher riding through tho West .Virginian mountains came up with a mountaineer leisurely driving a herd of pigs. "Where arc driving the pigs risked the rider.' "Out to pasture 'em a bit." "What "To falter "Isn't it pretty slow work to tera them on tip where I come from pen them and food them on corn. It saves a. lot of "Yaas, I Vpose drawled the mountftinecr. "But. what's to ft Hon. Adam Iteck, .who is so tntich in the public cyo in Ontario' on ac- count of the position he occupies as leader- in the movement for cheaper power, was once a working black- smith. He is now a cigar box man- ufacturer. Although, since politics became his vocation, tho mukinif of cigar boxes has practically heeime an avocation. He has a hard task before him to wold the different in- terests together In regafrt the power question. Tho sparks are fly- ,ing and a great many people arc watching .tha process. Gco.Taylcr, Florist 650 Bartiett Street Orders left for Easter cnt flowers before Aprill2th -promptly filled Place your order now as we can- not promise orders to be filled after that date. 1st South of Herald Office ROOFING CORNICE WORK SKYLIGHTS FURNACE WORK A SPECIALTY N ktts if Tli iri Irn Itie Mterta feBway and Irrigation Cdipaiy Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS HlilT S IICHDISOI 'Plumbers, Steam and Hot- Water Fitters All wort-promptly attend- ed to and guaranteed 1st South of HermU Office Phone 266. P.O. Box 1387 fe.272 Meets in K. of. P. Hall last Thursday of inpiitHi Visiting-Brethren Welcome j. T. ROGERS; C.R. H. A. MAVEETY, R.S. Meets 1st and -'ord-' -M-o n d ays in K. of P. Hall at 8: o'clock.-- Lf- L ,_, 'VisitinR brethren are cordially invited.. S. G. DAVIES, W.P.- 24-ly T. J. W. S. Nctt off Neat- ol Owls, No. 169." .will, "second, Thursday month in P.'Hall. G-; V: 8TORKEY. Secretaary.- C. ROSS TATE, President. M. Junior Part Watch working Iright? Is it keeping accurate time? We arc apt to forget, to look afk-r the health of our until some syraptoros warn.; us that all is not well. Clean- liness is as necesary fo tlKi wjitch as fof the body if ncHtin is See to it that your Watch Ls horoughly cleaned. occasion- a danger, from Mo- tion and cttMfequcnt disor- der. Bring your -watch to tw, nnd let us examine it. FIKEMEJ'S TOAST. "Tbo eyes the only flame against which is no iusurance." Taie The oT the Watch Ford St, City Hall Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. if [qlarf httftt tott) Mtefin the of tfmt and thin] Tivmlaj ra at 8 p.M.- Vietting biytkm come.. Walter Frvd T. RoMiM, W. Prwiownt. Boi 57. lib Nerth of tk bilrrt nl int FROM EACH TERMSEASY Interest 6 per cent, per annum Also a few Acre Lots East- of Westminster Road, each One-third cash, onMhinl 6 months, btianco 12 months. LETHBRlDGt C. B. P. C. E. MeeU 2nd and 4th I'aewUy month att8.15-p.m. A! 8HARMAN, M. FEIETC. E. R. NORTH-WCrr V STATIONARY ENOIHtlRf Meet in the Labor Hall trcvy :aad fourth Mondays in tnooth. Employers certificate em- gincen. .and engineer o( with.ua. ROBERT NEV OEO; PRDCE, ;