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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 2, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Page 10 THE LETIUJRIDGE DAILY .HERALD "Friday. August WARNERTEAM DEFEATED TABER A Win Apiece for Brewery Trophy Warner won the championship ball game played there this afternoon with Taber, the score being 5 to 1- This gives each team one In the cham- pionship series, and T'aber and War- ner will now play off at LethbHd'ge, at some date, probably next week, tc be settled by the league executive. Berg pitched his second game for Warner in three days, and had th'e on the Taber team the way. There will be a big game when the HOBO MURDERER STILL AT LARGE HIS COMPANION HAS BEEN THE COUNTRY Calgary, Aug. strenuous eltorts on the part of the two hun- dred or inure mt'ii engaged in the search for the murderer ol toy Blair, who was shot down Tuesday night at Morley, while ejci't- a'tramp from a Canadian Pacific train, the man hunt has thus tar without result save for the cup- ol the murderer's companion. Eight suspects were arrested 7es- ter, day in (lie country around Morley and Canmori! by the Mounted police under Sergeant Ryan, but the author- ities have practically nothing against (he prisoners in the way of evidence connecting them with Hie .crime. Dick Lyons, 'alias Shorty KeiUr, is here. AMENDMENT AS TO RECIPROCITY the man who Blair, a, cording to officers engaged in J hunt. The identity was established af- ter the authorities had put N. Law- ton, the man arrested Wednesday and who admitted being one of the two men who did the shooting, through j severe questioning. The description given hy Lawson "tallies closely with that of Lyons. The latter is said to j have served in the' Boer war and in j India and is >an Irishman" by birth. 'PROPOSITION TO TAKE IT OUTJ Lawson, "the confessed compan- OF THE TARIFF BILL AT jion of tlie murderer, is reported to WASHINGTON 1 have bren brought to Calgary late j yesterday afternoon by Constable Washington, D.C., Aug. ag-j Akrisc, of thc Royal Northwest (reement between Democratic leaders Police. This was not confirm- RAYMOND FINDS PR1CJES TOO HIGH REJECT ALL TENDERS FOR CE- MENT NOT' BUILD THIS .YEAR Haymond, tho construction of cement walks within the town of itaymoud were out-net! ind considered by. the council. That of the Forest .city i'aving Co., was ;he lowest lender., but was considered hy the council to be ioo high. The difficulty in receiving satisfactory bids seems 10 be in supply ol gravel. The engineers suggested that owing to the difficulty of getting, gia- vul those tendering would not be able to figure accurately, am! that the town-had better supply it. The May- or poir.led out the gravel could be hauled by town labor, lor Hicks proposed and Council- separate con 1 cd at the barracks last night, how- a I ever, .Captain Dean staling that, he of the House and Senate to frame a compromise bill for wool, similar to that President. Taft vetoed last sum-. was reached early today, fol-! llot bccn aPPriwd of thc lowing a meeting of the conferees on lhe elght men brought m. the Iron and Steel bill. The latter Reports from Morley ycsicrday -af- ivas expected, to be finally passed in ternoon stated that an Indian had houses today. A meeting of the! tracked the murderer to a spot two tariff conferees will be held to-j mncs west of Morley. The country is Jjjlght.. Senator Slmonds. representing with a heavy ot'iin- iihe Democratic progressive alliance dcrbrush and Lvons was believed fcf the Senate and Representative Un- del-flood, Democratic House leader. b agreed to such a compromise. surrounded and the net liron and steel'tariff conferences gradually tightened about thc deeded m accordance with the' spot where the murderer is believed tract for this work. Considering the the lateness of the season, the- condition oft thc debenture market and danger from frost to a new pavement, the Mayor hinted that the might he left till spring. This would mean an approximate saving o( about The Mayor stated, at the same time that petitions nf ratepay- ers binds ihc petitioners both this year and next. Councillor Hawkins favored carrying the work over till the sprint; of the yean. Councillor I'owelson advisrd deferring the mat. ter to the adjourned meeting. The Mayop re..iimled the Council if the matter was turned down there would he considerable severe criticism A Remarkable List of Bar- gains for Saturday pre-arranged programme. All Senate amendments to the J louse-bill were agreed to, with the exception of that for repeal of the Canadian Reciprocity act. It was arranged'that Represent- ative Underwood, in reporting to the House should, move that the House in- sist on the removal of the Reciprocity amendment from the bill. Tollowins the reporting of that acticn io the Senate. Senator Simonds 'was to 'love that the, Senate recede from the Reciprocity amendment, and have the support of Democrats and Pro- gressives in that The Steel! and Iron tariff bill then would go di-' rsctly to President Tavt. to be concealed. POPULATION IS NOT ENOUGH SOCIALIST 'ORATOR COMMITTED Pore Arthur, Ont.. Aug. Hicks, tre Socialist orator, "was committed -o trial in High court by .Magistrate' -.Mpbie. on the of creating: a tur.nihious assembly oil Monday eveamg Jnst. the date of the coal strike Four gave evidence regarding a parade through tbe streets, with Hicks at :'s head v' They say that Mrs. Bak- er makes 'a fortune out of a cure for Yes. fat of the land. She lives on the 1ms The Dominion Railway Board issued- an order providing that no men who are cross-eyed can be train- men on Canadian -railways Certain in results beca use purest in q u a 1 ity; try it and see. TO WARRANT A SECOND HOTEL .AT GRASSY LICENSE SUSPENDED The Board of License Commission- ers arrived in ihc city yesterday af- ternoon, and at ten o'clock this morn- ing held a session at which the'appli- qf.H- A.." ttrijcgs for .a rel-ail license for Grassy Lake was consider- ed. Mr. Driggs was accompanied to the 'city to; attend the meeting hy .Messrs; W.'.I.'Mctffcol. .las. L. Lar- sen, R. -I. McXah, Win. McUrostic, L'has.. .John Robinson, T. IT. Gray ami Wni. Raisbeek, all business men of that place. In presenting his claim "Mr. IJriggs stated that there was a growing feeling that Grassy Lake 'tecded a new hotel, which would he managed along strictly pro- pnr linns, and that it the license was granted he would immediately begin to erect a building which would he steam heateil and up-to-date in every particular. The commission- ers, however, took the stand that the population of the town was not- large enough 'to warrant them granting two so the application was refused. The present hotel at Grassy license suspended on i iccount of mismanagement until such on the Council as the town was look- ng for the work to be cone this ear. .After considerable discussion, ii was moved by Councillors O'Brien and Hicks that fhe Council reject all bids because they are higher than have been and that the cheques of those tendering-lm return- RtJ. One of the tenders was from i Skotison Brothers of Raymond. SHARE IN BURDEN, VOICE IN POLICY THAT IS LIBERAL PAPERS VIEW OF CANADA PARTICIPATION IN IMPERIAL: DEFENCE London, Aug. last evening's banquet of National Liberal ,Club to the Canadian min- isters, the Daily News lUberal) says: "The doctrine of. Liberalism .is free- dom for the Dominions. Nowhere has this principle done better service than in Canada." Tire Morning. Chronicle (Liberal) says: "A. share in the burdens of the Em- pire must mean a voice in foreign pol- icy. That is a matter of no little dif- ficulty, -but it opens an alluring vista. I Its supreme interest would be peace It will always be greatly to.Canada credit that the action of her states men gave additional impetus to sue a policy." Mr. Bin-din today inspected th headquarters of the Royal Navy R( serve. Two Special Hosiery Bargains SILK HOSE, a special-purchase of silk hose, with lisle tops. In black only, toes ami heels, with sizes 9 and S 1-2 7oc. 50c SAMPLE LISLE HOSE compris- ing over ijO rioxen hose. In all the new shades; some plain, others have lace ankle. Some nre nicely embroidered. Values up to 25c SKIRT, a new eight gore flklrt, with panel front, high waist lino; ma do from white linen, in all sizes, regular while they last for............................................ WASH SKIRT, neatly made, white repp, an4 natural linen material; button down front, de- tachable buttons, worth in the regular way S3.50, 12 only on sale WASH SKIRT, in the new cotton corduroy ma- with button down front, detachable pearl buttons; white only. 10 skirts, sizes 22 to 26 waistband, on sale...................... Corset Bargain for Saturday LAVOGUE FRENCH A' good strong corset, low bust and medium length over the hine." Size's from 18 to 20 our regular dor- set, on sale Saturday only 65c LAVOGUE CORSETS in the hew long hip, low bust model; a splen- 30c a pair on the unpnupunpimn did fitting corset- You save 3pc. a pair on this corset' if purchased on p 95c Cotton Voiles, Clearing Extra Wide Silk Hair at Cost All our 35c to 50c white and" colored cotton voiles and muslins, placed on the bargain table at their actual cost early for these, they're extra value. Ribbons A pure silk ribbon -1 to 5 inches wide, in many shades; worth 20 to -25c; will be on sale your girl down and let her pick her own shade.-.'On sale Saturday. ,1 I 50c Window Shades for 25c Too many light colored window, BO out 'they go. Bur two blinds for the price of cream shades..only, full size, regular 50c and 60c values. The New Fall Skirts Ready On Wednesday we opened our first shipment of cloth skirts for early fall wear; every new stylo is represented in the lot. Serge and tweed materials ges to fit aay figure. 'Prices rang- ing from to MUSLIN DRESSES made in the newest Ameri- can style, good quality mull, muslin, embroidered with lace small and medium HOUSE DRESSES, made in New York, Indian Head material in white only, neatly trimmed; sixes 22, 34, 36, only. A regular dress'mark- ed low for Saturday selling EMBROIDERED DRESSES, some exceptional- ly fine dresses, worth to ?12. These dresses come In small sizes-only, 34, 36. Every dress direct from Now York. White mull materials.... Money Saved on Towels Sheets TOWELS; extra good quality Turkish towels in natural splendid weight, regular 35c quality On sale Saturday, a dozen full elzed sheets, made in England, Saturday is the only day you can buy "these ?1.25 sheets at this NEMO CORSETS CORSETS i. I. CORSETS CRQMPTON't GEORGE REACHES CITN Geo. Harcpurt, Deputy Minister o Agriculture, who has. been tourin. Utah. Montana, Idaho, Washlngto and eastern Oregon, as a special com missioner of the Dry-Farming Con gress, returned home this afternoon A special meeting of the Board Control was held at five o'clock, when Harcoun presented a-yery'o.i'i prehensive rep'ort, showing tb. time as The I States.vislte.d, thera application Sadowski wholesaleilicrnse in North Lct-hbridge was heard, and decision reserved. GATES TORN AWAY St. Catharines, Ont., Aug. gates of lock number -3, Welland C'an- j al. at Thorold, wore tern away shortly j before noon today by (he steamer Wiley 'Mean. All traffic on the canal is blocked. James Marlatt, an Elgin pioneer, is dead, aged DO. county great, enthusiasm for the coming sion of the arid delegations'may "be looked for from the States visited by the cial commissioner. Bon. Daniel Morgan, another of commissioners, wired the Congrats today that Prescott. Ariz., wanted the next session of the Congress, and the State officials are supporting a move- ment, to send a delegation to mak bM for it. John F. Switzer, a noted apiarist, j died at Orangeville. THE WEST IS AS LOYAL AS EASTERN CANADA Certain Elements try to Libel the Prairie Prov- inces Effective Answer (The Monocle Man in -the Canadian Courier) There has been a lot of loose talk since' the 'Saskatchewan election iput the attitude qFlbe west.; Ifhas been more than lopse-rit-' baa, 'been libellous. Timid easterners might be excused if they got .the "notion; from reading some of this gasconading, that the west was contemplating an armed raid upon the cities by the 'phooting up" of.our luxuripuB clubs and the stringing of the 'Manirfactur- ers' Association '.to the lamp posts. The very mllrleit of these gory urtlsti, who depict for IIR the awful ittte of mind of the anything-but-peaceful hna- ndmen of the prancing prairies, iu- giiit that the went may any clay "se- sesh" and plunge the Dominion Into civil war. to stay a would fight at the drop of the hat against any body who tried to make him anything else than'a Canadian. "Ah, but the foreign immigrants" American the people who have not grown up In Canadian or even British traditions, and who care little for Canadian sen- timents or institutions." J'oufi Also piffle! So long as you talk calmly of the effect that these forces may have upon the ordinary course of politics and elections and voting, well and good. .They will have their effect. But moment yon-imply that they plight possibly lead to political action which would so much as squint at political separation from the rest of Canada, you arc gabbling-Um'veriest folly. Let us get this vague and foggy spectre of "separation" out of our minds, once for all. Let us settle it by saying, flatly, that the west could not secede from the east, arid that the east could not secede from the west, unless an overwhelming majority the people In both sections of the Do- minion desired it. Now this is all the 'most appalling lonsense. The western farmer is not a blood-eating human Gatling-gun loraeback. He Is a tiller of the soil. Is our blood brother who went -eat just, a few years ago, leaving he "hundred acres" beside our own, vith Hi spring rivulets and its, "sugar ;rove." and its. milk house and its lay-mow, to live m'uoh the same sort f life on the" virgin lands of tbe pnnttfiil prairies. He Is the Identical eaeeful husbandman he always was. ic fi tenacious of his rights, of course Chat, too, he always 'was. He takes ig customary keen interest in poll- leu. Ho has shaken free -TTo'm some cnventions (by his removal to new urroimdfngs; and may .have taken new look at the public issues of tbe ay find conva to pay less respect to ia "grandfather's" political opinions. Uit he is still a Do you realize that a split in the Dominion of Canada would probably bring the British Empire down in ruin? Do you imagine that a major- ity of the Cana-dian people would stand hy and permit this to happen? Most assuredly not. U would be no mere question of setting up .two "Can- Adas" here, with a boundary and a tariff between them. It would be the utter destruction of the creat Domin- ion on whose, future IE being built the hopes of the entire British people. One i of the fragments would be us certain to'gravitate toward the huge magnet of the American Republic as water is to run down hill; audit is a'serious question whether cither of the frag- ments could long maintain Us inde- pendence, unsupported by the hopes, the development, and co-op-oration of the other. For Canada to cut itself in two, would be .to commit national and It is not necessary to say, suieh that the Camdian pec pie have nP'notion of taking this, fina step, no matter; what-grievances the} might fancy it would-remove. A man may find V toothache very'painful and may "use language" regarding-Rnuite as energetic as any we are-hearing today; hut he will hardly to es- cape his agony by cutting off his head, Having got rid of the we can-sit down to a discussion" 'beer" without passion or fury. What are lumped as "the grievances .of the 'will have to toe considered very carefully by whatever Canadian soy ernment proposes !o stay in office; Just" as it. is supreme folly to talk as if an element in the might be permitted to work up "secession sen- so is it fully as foclish 'to imagine that any government-can es- st as an east-era government..- Any political narty .which should attempt he amazing madness of arraying one- half of this.country against (he other ind in naking Itself the representative; of he to disnstei The mlnfntj In the la ger i half nottlrl foibid u think more if union in this country than of in.) political party whatsoevei Then I wish someone would show me...any important eastern interest which does not stnrid'to lose if the west !s crippled. The "boom" which is 11-fting eastern Canada out, of Jts boots- these flue days, Is almost whol- ly a u-est-srn-born We should have "bcom" in the east if it ha-d not been for fhe rapid and profit- able and successful development of the west.- Of course, thers may be "interests" in the east who prefer to snap up a quick profit by bleeding the prosperity of the west; .but a san-e and courageous government can! soon teach them a longer'vision amlj a truer patriotism. The cast has its j temptations, ,of course.v It Is like a peck-measure business man to and _dreaming of the day when Dominion of Canada will be. one of the great nations of the earth. There is nothing too good for Can- ada. We have the best chance before us of any nation in history. No world empire has. ever been inherited, 'Gaul1 did not inherit Home. Cuba did not inherit Spain. But Canada cap set a new precedent by inheriting the mighty empire of Britain; Give us sixty-millions within our ring-fence: and I am Canuck enough :'to believe that London will move-.to Winnipeg and the Maharaja tf.Indoro wilJ take his orders from the member for Kast Middlesex. To put Berlin Police on Rack from front Reports made hy the-police show, ft number of these gambling- saloons were info-sled; with card sharps And that innocent foreigners and rich C rrman oil nerc daih sv wiled .Alanv fortunes have bccirlost and complaints resulted to the Minister of the interior and even to the Kaiser. The Kaiser was indignant when he heard of especially..princes of the Prus sisn royal house had lost consider- able money in these, resorts.-In the Kaiser's communication to the home secretary he declares IIP wishes to end or mend this state of affairs, which is a "disgrace to the modern capital; which if it remains uncheck-. Rtt, endanger the reputation of as honest, and decent pc'oplf throughout the whole world." 'want to "cash in" his possible profits on the growth of this country without any delay. Mo wants to handle the bard money. We have narrow-vision- otl men in Mis just an certainly fts C fire wild-eyed men in Hut govern neither west. Tho majority in both are broad-vlsioncd, keen-eyed ______ ,..v wlio arc. looking Into tho. long future i Medicine Hat.Permlti .Medicine Hat permits for last month alono crept to. the vicinity of file figures for (he whole of ihe year Iftll. For July of this yenf the fig- ures arfl for July, 1DU, 27n. The total for the year 1011 wat nnrl fnr this year to the end of July For last year up men j to tho end cf July the flgurea ;