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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 30, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LCTHSMIDOf. ALTA., FRIDAY, APRIL M, If "E. Duly Herald of its completion as soon as possible ami the great resources oi the cuuu- try being traversed by the road are ai a ior other explauutiou of the course adypttxl by the Conserva- tive paily ia the House. OUR POINT OF VIEW There is consolation in the fact that other places had a worse snow- storm than we had. Printed by the Daily Herald Printing Co., Ltd.. every lawful evening at its office. Bound St., Lethbridge. Alberta, Canada A. BUCHANAN, Managing Di- rector and Editor Subscription RaUs Daily, one year, delivered ......14.00 When the Alberta sunshine Daily, six months, delivered 2.001to play on the snowbanks, it makes Daily, three months, delivered 1.00 j short work yt' them. Daily, one month, delivered.....351 _____ Daily, one year, by mail .......3-001 Daily, six months, by mail .....1.75 xho gardens were burled by the Daily, three months, by mail.... but the warm sunshine Herald, one year 1.601 rddresse? changed often "as deJcoming after will produce a glorious sired, but both new and old address j resurrect j on. must be given. i j ii p. K. intends building the LOTS OF PEOPLE THERE According to the statement of some men who are acquainted with thej of affairs in the district to b traversed by the Lethbridge-Weyburn i. I Lethbridge- Way burn lines as a colon- ization road they will have to get a move on. Banks have a reputation for hav- cording to the statement of President Whrte to the Herald -n i A iJisr a keen nose for business. The branch oi the C. P. R., that company j sweet odor 01 healthy business in xvill have to hurrv if thev intend to; Lethbndne is attracting them last, build it as a colonization road, ac- j ,T. AiThe faster they come the better we them. It means more money lor rt 11 f': tne development of the wonderful re- One man who knows of: -sources of the City ana district. i the amount 01 settlement along j proposed line says that there is a big j j settlement nearly all along ihc way.! The West will soon begin to feel In many townships there isn't a, quar-: old when centennial celebrations are ter eetitm that is not taken np. up. The change during-! the company were to build an ordhi-; the past hundred years has not been, i ary carrier road at once there would a circumstance to what will come be an abundance oi traffic. The rec-i during the next hundred. The conn-j ords of homestead entries and of the try into which Lord Selkirk brought i station agents all the way from Leth- his brave Scotchmen at the begin-j bridge to Moose Jaw show that set-! ning of the last century was very tiers are going into that by different from that to which Mr. hundreds. The time .for a''Hodge will bring his Scotch colony, colonization road appears to haw and to which tens of thousands of passed as the district is already of all nationalities are com- colonized and the time' for building j ing. The Selkirk Centennial will be A BASKET FULL of clean, sweet-smeUlnf linen obtained with half the toll and half the time if Sunlight Soap Is used. Sunlight shortens the day work, but lengthens the life of your clothes. Follow Lever Bros.. Toronto, will send you free, a cake of their famous Plantol Toilet Soap., if mention this ca- per. MOOSE JAW BY-LAWS CARRIED Moose Jaw, Sask... April following four money by-laws were voted on and passed by the ratepay- ers today To_ purchase grounds, buildings, etc., oi the Moose Jaw Exhibition company for to complete and equip a collegiate in- stitute and buy more grounds, 000; to provide for the construction of concrete and plank walks and pavements, to sink a test well for gas, water or coal, A fair amount of opposition was shown to the last named but the Swist's White i; Soap Just placed stoc Ik ferity h Ltd. J i 4 I1IWI i Vbstad ill letiii i IHIIUK SHOES OF HIGHEST MERIT (nothing too good for the ladies you know) fill many a box and shel i in this store run to suit the people We attend to large and careful buy ing, honest pricing and polite selling but you are the judges when it comes to handing out the awards of merit We would like to be put on trial to dav. three other by-laws were carried by overwhelming majorities. These with the sewer and water extension by-law, passed some weeks ago, make the total amount voted for civic improvements this year 500. The report that the foot and mouth disease had broken out amongst horses in Ont.. is untrue. a carrier road is fully ripe. I interesting and profitable in com- NO DANGER OF SPLIT jparisons and should be an incentive 'to increased efforts- on the part of i the people to make the West as it is The Toronto Star comments upon greater as fast as possible, a possible arising of serious politi- tical danger from the diverse views! dcgk has been held by the eastern and the western j briffhtened by the receipt of oi Canada., the former m the OI- prince R main favoring a high protective weekly' iff and the latter being as strongly' in favor oi a lower tariff. Star as loag as it Rupert-s trampled upon possesses these able fears that with- the increase of the _ advocates oi its needs and bold de- iarmmg population in the West the i lenders of the square deal platiorm. acn cultural element will be more i 7 -a- i i IJohn Houston, formerly of kelson, persistent m endeavorrnc to carry i_ .B.C.. and at one time a member or their low tariff views into effect, thus T the B. C. Legislature, is the manag-- leading to a split between the u and the west, and will abandon the policy of compromise that hitherto the Star to know that the creat ma- jonty or the settlers- coming into Western Canada are Americans and of these the large majority appear to be Republicans, a party that above all things stands ,for a high protective er of. both publications and there is no doubt that he is the wielder of j the editorial pen as well. While the papers are small they are as the city grows The Bulletin and The Empire will grow. has been practised. In view of these i _ I papers are small thev are newsy and statements it might- be interesting for SOLD EVERY LOT Vancouver. B. April tariff. The tendency oi thought all loaS awaited auctitm of lots in the over Canada for several years has been towards lower tariff but the in- dications are that thair'tendency will not increase any faster in the West than in the East and a split between the East, and the West on this sub- ject is not probable. GIVE THE CHIEF CONTROL The city council should place thej fire brigade and the Sre chief in. the! same position as the.police force and t the chief of police. Chief G-illespie is in absolute control of his force and the aldermen have nothing to say as to the appointment or dlsnussal of men of the force beyond adopting the chief's reports. Chief 'Kroning should have the same power. He should have full authority over the fire bri- gade and the equipment, with full responsibility for discipline, ment, appointments and dismissals. The aldermen should not have any right to have anything to say in these matters. A .great deal of the success 'attained by the police force has been due to the adoption ot this policy when Chief Gillespie was ap- pointed, and there is every reason to believe that similar success would be attained by adopting the same policy with regard to the fire department. police force and the fire, depart- ment should be outside the realm of aldermanic interference and municipal patronage. C. P. R. West Fairview addition com- prising that section lying west of Granville Street up' to the Lulu Is- land Ry., and south of Ninth Ave. to 13th Ave. took place at the hall this morning and every lot of- fered was sold in record time and at record prices. The total sale was over CONSERVATIVES AND G.T.P. Years ago the Liberal Opposition in Parliament made some predictions concerning the C. P. R: that have since been proved to be entirely er- roneous. The country then was ab- solutely unknown, and no railroad had been built in the West. .There were no facts upon which to base com- parisons or conclusions. Today the situation is different. The G. P. R. has been a great financial success. The Canadian Northern, too, has proved that the operation of railways in the Canadian West- is a profitable undertaking. Yet, in spite of all this fund of in- formation, which cannot be gainsaid, the Conservative Opposition in the present Parliament are making just as wild predictions or the failure of the Grand Trunk Pacific as ever the Liberal Opposition made of the C.P. R. They have the facts before them that disprove absolutely their state- ments that the G. T. P. would never h? grain it can never repay the loan the Government pro- poses to advance it, and others of the same kind. There can' be no reason for such opposition except that it ba purely and. simply party tactics and the policy of petty criticism that has the action of the par- ty in the HOUM, The general pub- Hc who value of the! road to the country, the absolute Everything She Ate SEEMED A BURDEN TO CARRY. HAD STOMACH TROUBLE TOUR YCARS. When yonr food has not been projwrly digested, your body hw not received the benefit it should. The exertions of the: giatric juice hare confined entirely to removing tbe uwnasticated undigested por- tions of food-which they ctanot properly direct aM speedily M possible from the body, thereby only giving the blood a small per- of nourishment with which to feed thelwsaef. iBurdock Blood Bitters regu- lates the bowdf, perfect digestion, makes pure blood, tones the stomsch, and thus perfect henltb. mad strength to the debilitated system, Mrs. D. A. Francisco, Rowland, B.C., writes: "I was suffering from stomach trouble of the worst kind for about foui yeart. Every tiling I ate seemed a burden to carry. I always arose in the morning with a sickening and feverish in my mouth troubled with swel- lings in my hands and feet, which ray phy- sician said was due to the disordered state of my stonuwh. I tried everything that was pure-hasaWe, and also consulted two or three physicians, bat eonld find no relief until one of my told me of a wonderful core by Burdock Blood Bitters. I used altogether bottles and am now perfectly cured. I wish to recommend B.B.B. to anyone wbo may so unforton ail TQDArS MAGA- ZINE COUNTER Scrap Book May Argoay Munsey Railroad Man Grand McChife Pearson American Smith's Gunter Cavalier Ladiei' Koine Journal British etc., etc. I SID mnnn mm Ht WNPl My astiitanU stop work at 6 p.m. My premises remain open to suit my patrons. BY L. Wilson, Auctioneer Entries are now invited for the Auction Sale to be held at FliffMArS UVERV BARN BONNELL on SATURDAY, MAY 1, '09 at 2.30 p. in. W. L. Wilson Phone 189 Auctioneer F. German BEGIN BLOCK Jalot Xyiuan, aged 27, was struck and killed by a rock while blasting at Lfturentian mine. A Snap 12 Lots in North Ward 3 blocks from school dollars Terms J. I. EAKIN CO. r Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD Capital Authorized....................................... Capital Paid Up.......................................... Rest...................................................... D. R. WILKtE President. HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities, Merchants, Farmers and Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS attention is given to Sayings Bank Accounts. Deposits of f 1.00 and upwards received and inter- est allowed at current rate from date of deposit. Lethbridge W, R. SEATLE, Manager. Begin Block, Bound St., beside Bentley's more. P. 0. Bbck Pine 383 Golden West Realty Co. Snap 47 ft Lot by 220 House, Stable, Chick- en Houae, and Green House Price Terms Agent Monarch Life Assurance Co. DAVID KING, Manager Phone 261 P.O. Box 642 Why not Join the Seventh TO THE RROW LKKBS? and have a look at what we hare to offer in FRUIT LANDS Secure a Home white they are to be had at a reasonable price. We go via the Crow'i Nest retnrnin g ria ike main line, giving you the privilege of seeing the beautiful mountain scenery on both lines. Eicur sion leaves Lethbridge and points on the C. and E. line on Evening of May 5th Call or write for information. There's fruit lands. We have the cheapest. We have lands that are being rapidly developed, M. FREEMAN, General Agent Lethbridge, Alta. 30 HEAD of JUSTAFUl V AH young and in good shape. Apply for Particulars J. f. ROGERS Sale Stibles Wood St. LETHBRIDGE Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PHONE es PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL OR. W. S. QALBRAITH-PhysicUu Surgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 3-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE Street. a.in., 2.3. 7-8, DR. A. and Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3, 7-8.30. Phone night and daj 277. DR. J. E. LOVER I Surgeon. Accoucher, Oddiellown' Block. 9 a.m., 11 to 1. 3 to 5. 7 to 8. Phone, day and night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Bye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Office a.m., 2-f p.m., 7.8 p.m. UNDERTAKING TO THE PUBLIC We have bought ont the Star Transfer Co. Draying DutSt, and are prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Oath on delivery. IS. A. L Pattest! Phone 70 Office in Nelion ft Store We Are Leading Our business is increasing daily. Why? Because the public have at last found the 'proper place where they can get satisfaction in Cleaning and Pressing their If-yon are not yet one of our customers give a trial. CITY DYE WORKS lotniltmt IF YOU INTEND TO BUILD a resi deuce, save money and time by consulting J. H. White, architec tural draughtsman and contractor Lethbridge P. 0. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Fiscal Agents Brokers, for Royal CoHferfes Ltd All Staadard Stocks Handled HEAD B. C LODGE PRIDE OP ALBERTA, No. 213. Snu of EiilMl bnflt Sodetj Meets in -the Qddfedllowt' Hall every first and third Wednesday the 'month at 8 p.m. For ful particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred t. W. President. Sec.. Box 67. 1st and 3rd Mondays inK.of P Hall at 6 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. AftHOftOnY W.P. M-ly QUt Nil DIG, A.F. ft A.M., Q.R.A. lAthbridfe Lodge Befttlar meetinf night, the third Thunday of each month in the Masonic Hall. F. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visitini brethren will al. recelTe a hearty weleooM. a. 0. MesMt, W M. Q. T. Secretary, P. 0. Bci 5ST. LetlibTidM No. in UM Oddfcllows Hall second and fourth Wsdaeaiif of mouth. VisHliy ntlffawort win V dlfor, 0. W. Whitlof; Banker. W Diebioa; Clerk, W. Dowsitl. aj. AODI8ON Under- takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city Phone 102. Office and residence, 321 Crabb St. Parlors open day and night. T. S. RECTOR AND EMBALMER-Car- nages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire half. Open day and night. Phone P- 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or J receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for sxanis. Howard House, Urabb Street. MR. ALBERT oi in. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. Hancock, Esq., F.B.C.O., L.R.A.M., Organ and Theory. Voice culture. pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. on application. Box 690, Letb bridge, Alta. JOHANNES" H. pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Borne, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For terms ap. ply Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL L. M. and Solicitor. Office adjoining Union' Bank, Letubridge.- W. C. Barry. ter. etc. Office: Southard Block. C. F. P. CONYBEARE, K.C., D.C.L.; Barrister, Solicitor, Etc. Office, Conybeaie Block, Lftthbridge, Al- berta.- H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Boom 14 Staf- ford Blk. HAMILTON and Surveyors. Boom 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Boom 9. -Whitney Block. JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Bedpath Street. Lethbridge Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. M.B.A.A.. M.K.A., A.A.I1C., Etc., Managei Lethbridge Office, Bryan Block. ED.T.BRpAprrContractor and build- er. Estimates, cheerfully given. pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. Box 790, Leth- bridge, Alta. R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting ana pow. er installations. Plans and 0peeifl< cations. Office McKeown's Hard ware. I'hone 902. FOR BEST to WU- liam Watts, builder-and contractor, London' Boad. 15 years experience. Estimates free. OCORQE and builder. Estimates free. Bepairlng and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 366, City. J. H. Drafts- man .and contractor. Estimates cheerfully given. If you want to see our new ideas in construction, let us show They won't cost you anything. Address Lethbridge P. O. MISCELLANEOUS I. EAKIN, PUBLIC STENOO. RAPHER-Office, Fostoffloe Block, Telephone No. 889, RNEST LAMBRECHT Christian Service every Sunday at eleven a.m. above the Herald of- fice. OW W. fT, painter, how painter, paper haoger, sign writer, etc. Argyie Ave. Phone Iff. C MITAL" Wf liTRIF will last a lifetiiM. stons) sash. Absolutely drafts and smoke. B. J. Thompson, p. o. BOI MS. n-m ;