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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 8, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta fagf S THE DAILY HERALD Thursday. August FINAL CLEARING SALE! OF ALL SUMMER MERCHANDISE AT COST AND LESS For TEN DAYS ONLY! Beginning FRIDAY, AUGUST 9th This Fine Stock of Summer Dry Goods and Boys1 Clothing will be sold (or .Given Away) at the Smallest Prices you've met. It. will pay you to put in a stock for Next Season if you cannot use it now. Read of the Price Reductions, then come to this store for the biggest money's worth you ever expect to see. JOHNSON WILL RUN WITH I ROOSEVELT California Governor Vice Presidential Nominee Platform Favors legislation giving Intcr-sV-ate eommera: commission In vahm physi- cal property ntilroads anil th-mamls abolition of the commerce court.. method nf issuing eur- renry notes through pi'ivate. agencies iand uri'es control thereof by Um gov- i, of California, vice-president" on ti'.'ke.ip ;uid uccrptcit. Chicago, Aug. some ot the planks of tin' platform of the ['regressive party drawn up and ap- proved at the Hull Mouse convention by the followers ol Hoc day were Hit- following sevelt ye.sler- i parly to provide, "a more easy ami exped.nous me.hod i rU'h currency ttiil. I''avui's go vc rni in1 nt co-nucnitioii manufacturers and producers in ex tending foreign ami mem1. Declares for prompt development of all nntural resources, coiiUcmmng ex- ploitation, waste and monopolization. e compeusntion to the "Kl'U amemlmg the Federal c.mstmmou. j Advocates nation.il jurisdiction ,lmtllrill Ahlska ptolilcins which have expanded heyoml reach of individual states. Wash Dress Gouils per cent, Indies' Suits and Coals 3-5 cent., discount Ladies' Skirls cent, discount Ladies' Muslin Underwear 25 cent, discount Ladies' Silk and Cotton .Dresses 30 per cent, discount Girls' Colored Dresses cent, discount Girls' Muslin Underwear 25 per cent, discount Prints and Ginghams 25 per cent, discount Boys' Hats fell" or straw) 25 per cent, discount Ladies' Sunshades 30 per1 rent, discount Ladies' Thread Gloves 25 per cent, ilisewmt Ladies' Hand Bao-s 30 per cent, discount All Silk Waists T. -'5 per cent, discount Pledges the. party to secure j suffrage. I'leilgcs the. parly lo tin- cuaotiui-'nt to that territory local scK- j government as given other territories, equal j pledges "party to immediate fucpar- j ations of plan to deepen livers of the Boys' Suits- 1-4 off WHICH M-EASS A Suit A SHOO Suit Girls White Dresses-1-4 off Dresses JJressos Dresses oi legislation limiting rampaign con- tribisiiohs ami exiwiiditurcs, anil pro; j villins for publicity lliercot. Opposes piirticijiation by country, especially delay. Demands dial tlie Panama caual shall ho operated as to insure sea competition with transc'wUnental Federal railroads and urges that American appointees in state or national cou'- ventions. I Demands ''such restriction oi the (power of courts as shall lease, to the people the ultimate authority to ite- termine Eundatucntal questions of so- cial welfare and public- policy." railroad controlled ships he denied the use. of the canal. K.vprc.sses belief in a protective tar- iff which shall equalize' conditions of competition belwepii tlie United States and foreign countries for all clAsi-cs demands tariff revision be- to 'thai the issuance of injunctions in j the people of the United States and 1'le.dges judicial reform believing: cause the present tariff is unjust Friday and Saturday Specials at THE FOOT TOGGERY MEN'S BLUCHER BOOTS In Inn calf, ami leather Kugular and stuck MEN'S PATENT LEATHER mill I till calf gnuk'H at rugulnr S2.9G WOMEN'S KID and Calf Bluchers Uust value In the city. WOMEN'S OXFORDS AND PUMPS at.................... Don't forgot our hosiery tfojiariimini. We Inive Uie'lwBl values anil biggest niiiKo'iii the ulty to chuoso from. Buster Hrown nose for the it. is, i.lmo (o pre- pare for the opimiiiK. These are specials worth while' vvliluli you tulvantage of. W. CO. SHERLOCK BLOCK, THIRD AVENUE Arfwrw IOADMCV mJivin uminui labor disputes existed." Declares against child labor and tor !a minimum wage for for pre- jventioiTof industrial accidents, eight- hour work tlav and establishment of a The balance ol Infants' Bonnets at One-Third' Off ;8.tock consists of Muslin. Silk and Straw Head wear; All in good --condition and new. All at One-third off Very Special Ribbon Sale for Ten Days Pure Silk taffeta Ribbons, i inches wide, in all the pretty shades ami black, pei-yard lOc. If you require anything in Dry Goods, come here and get it at.a re- duced price; THE SIMPSON CO. LTD. pledges the party to the establish- ment of a non-partisan scientific tar- iff commission. Condemns Hayne-Aldrich larifT bill and the Devuocratic party's tariff pol- icy as '.'destructive of the protective j Federal department of Labor. j Urges re-establishment of country [life commission and promotion of the {welfare of farmers. 'Pledges party to full and immediate inquiry and to immediate action. to deal with the high cosi of living.. Dcmaiii tier-state corporations and urges the j year pending such agreement. "establishment, Federal commis-i Favors governmental action i: sion to sitperyjsc inter-state Indus-{ half Of immigrants; a wise system." Demands immediate repeal of the Canadian reciprocity act. Favors inheritance nnri income tax. I Favors international agreement for j limitation of naval forces and the trial and favors strengthening, the Sherman law to ni- l-sure competition in business and pre- vent unfair trade practices. Pledges party to enactment of .1 patent law that will prevent mon- opolies. RAYMOND'S TAX RATE STRUCK Aug. Raymond's flown council this week for .the transaction of business without a (solicitor present. The business ol khe meeting was to strike a rate ior tiext year. -The council spent consid- Arable time figuring out rates OH wa- ller frontage, separating the school ,Iax regular and "school tax debenture from the town tax regular and town JUc debenture. good deal of time was spent on fthe intarpretatrons of the water by- jaw. As the bylaw stands it pro- ftunti the entire cost of installation which is paid by frontage. This in- cluded the work on road crossings which is ordinarily paid out of the general tax. It was shown in the discussion that the taxes in Ray- mond -are under the new system oi single tax which made an'assessment of only 51.00 a foor frontage. The council arrived at a rate of ten mills for' school purposes ami twenty mills for town taxci. On looking up a bylaw regarding tlie posting of hills, it was found that- posting is prohibited on any post, building, "walk or fence, and that bill boards must pay a license. The matter of an exhibit at the fair was.left in the hands of Super- visor Harris with the understanding that he was to have the assistance oi the Agricultural Society. An effort is to be made to have this year's school of instruction in agri- culture held in Raymond this year. This school was held at Clavesholm last year and is carried on in differ- ent parts ol the province each year. A donation of was voted, to the Raymond brass band. The building of permanent walks was tinuliv disposed of at this meeting, the council deciding that' these walks could not be built this year. Tn presenting the esti- mates for this year the different com- mittees submitted a proposed expen- diture amounting to The Works and Property ashed for but considering that per- manent roadways are to he Construct- jed this amount was not allowed. "As clean as a new pin" is the shop where QUAKER BREAD is made All Good Grocers Sell It Office and Bakery A., 1027 or tnd am of our wiN uH V jonn ui he- and just policy of pensions for soldiers and sailors and tlic immediate crea- tion of a parcels post.. In conclusion thrj platform "appeals for the suppost oi all American citi- zens without regard' to previous poli- tical affiliations. FAMOUS SCIENTISTS JPUT MORE TAXES TO VISIT CANADA SIR WILLIAM RAMSAY SAILS FROM' LONDON, ENGLAND, TO MONTREAL London, Aug. famous British scientist, Sir William Ramsay and his wife, will leave London -day after tomorrow for Montreal. In September, Sir William will go to Washington (o attend the Inter- national Chemistry Congress, of which he formerly was the president. His going to Washington means that he will not attend the great annual meeting at Dundee, Scotland, of the British Association for the advance- ment of science, of which he is the retiring president. After the congress-at" Washington, Sir William and .Lady Ramsay -will visit relatives in the United States. Before returning home, Sir William will lecture in Boston. Recentfy he was before the nubile here as an active supporter of the lat- est process of manufacturing syn- thetic rubber, ilie merits of .which have .been much discussed. KILLED AT THE SASKATOON FAIR Saskatoon, Aug. the race track in [runt of tlie grand stand at the Saskatoon Fait, where thousands of spectators had just seen (fieri L. Martin, the Boston aviator, descend from the .air, George II. Cowan, an elderly fanner of Sas- vatthewan, met his death this :iltor- noon. When the machine down lie with others, jumped over tlie iniec and started over the track, a galloping horse ridden hy M. K- How- ell, of Anaconda, came tear- ing along. Some one called a warning and Cowan hesitated, the animal striking him and knocking him into a stale.of unconsciousness from which he did uul it-cover, dying almost im- mediately. Powell i's hcing held hy the city police, pending an investiga- tion tomorrow. TWO FACTORIES SECURED St. Thomas, Aug. Thomas hns cloacd >two industrial deals. K. R. Donovan of London will start a shoe factory in return for loan aiid the Steel CIrare Vault Company of Oalllon, Ohio, will creot a factory I hero for a free site. ON. MILLIONAIRES M.VDBEW CARNEGiiz THINKS u. s. AND BRITISH DOMINIONS NOT! ADVANCED ENOUGH London. Aug. Carnegie, in unveiling a statue of Robert Burns at Jlontrose yesterday, said: "In one department the Motherland is ahead of the the United States. She has established the law, first proclaimed by Adam Smith, that every subject should con- tribute to the support qf the govern- ment in proportion to the income he enjoys under the protection of the state. In this just taxation, the mil- lionaires of the Dominions and the United States have so far escaped, but their day is coming. The hoards of millionaires should he so treated, not as a punishment, but for their good, because it is just and justice alone insures general contentment." PUT UP PRICE OF BOOTS AND SHOES Montreal, Aiig. boot aud shoe'branch of the Canadian Manu- facturers jissociation met here yester- day afternoon and decided to in- crease tlie wholesale price of boots AT BEAVER MINES CALLING FOR TENDERS IS EN- "CONDI- TIONS AT PINCHER I'iucher Creek. Aug. re turns are. now -lo haiui showing the mmtber of pupils who 'were success- ful in rho recent midsitnvuier high school examinations at this place. In tirade VIII. the successful ones were; Alice Reardon, Edith Dempster, John Gray, John lloilgltlns, Ruby South- worth and -Me rid a Williams. In Grade IX. those who passed were as follows; Mnrjorio Wrjpht, Lloyd Wright, nos Miller, Jean Sbarpe-and .Mayliaih Sheep wash. The fortunate ones in Grade XL were: Ethel Ramsay :uitl ,las. Maxwell. The Western Coal and Coke Com- pany evidently expect lo commence operations at Beaver mines on a large scale in ilie near future, as .they are now calling for tenders for the erec- tion of upwards of fifty cottages and other buildings for the accommoda- tion of the miners at that place. The quality of the coal available at this camp Is said to be about as good as the ibest in the country and as soon as the Kootenay it Alberta Railway is completed there is sure to be mar- vellous development there. HAD FINE FIELD WON FIRST PRIZE IN STANDING FIELDS OF GRAIN COMPETI- TION IN TABER DISTRCr (Special lu the Talicr, Aug. prize winners in the Tabcr Agricultural Society's Standing lield grain competition have just been announced. This is the first competition tlic society has held, and only sixteen entries were received, but the fields examined by the judges were all excellent, and take high rank in comparison with other parts of the 'province. The wheat was excellent, Urn first prize going to Mr. Robert Mac A Mister, about five miles north- cast of Barney, who, according to Mr. Albert Loughced, of Bowden, Al- berta, had the best Held of Register- ed Red Kifc that he has seen in Uio seven years he has been judging lor the government.1 There was not a stalk of foreign grain hi the whole field, and the field was examined very, closely. Mr. RlacAllistcr scored SO points, winning the Mr. Alfred Rawlina, east of Turin about five miles, won the second prize of with SI points, with Registered-Red Now_ that, the cutting..: of winter Fife. D. L. Fowler, east of Tabcr, the prize with 7fi points on Red.Fife. Banner oats won all the prizes in the oats class, J. G. )Vink- wheat has progressed EO rapidly and to such ah -advanced stage, fanners are beginning -.to talk' more about their spring cron. From nil accounts the of spring, wheat will 'Ire general-iii two or three weeks at tho very latest, provided the present'sat- isfactory weather- continues. Accord- ing to the .statements of some of out most prominent farmers, there will be some surprising revelations 'when the cutting and threshing of sprin; commences. There have been some splendid averages attained in differ- ent parts of this district in past sea- sons, but if. is stated that this gon's crop will eclipse anything yet Three -members of tbe provincial cabinet motored to town this fore- noon, stopping here long enough to have dinner at .the King Edward Ho- tel. The party Included Hon. 'Mitch- ell and Hon. A. .McLean. They left here immediately after dinner for Coleman and Frank. At, the latter place they have some business to transact in connection with the re- moval of the -town of! Frank to the new townsite near the Sanitarium. Parke Southworth left today for a short visit to Macleod. 'he regular meeting of the Board of Trade which should have been held on Monday evening did not ma- terialize owing to an insufficient .num- ber of members being present. It is to be hoped this very useful and heretofore .energetic oi'gnimuiion will not be allowed to go the way of its predecessors. From present indications there will scarcely bo any o-r the male popula- tion in town on Aug. 23rd, or "DucU its it. -is so frequently called.- and shoes beginning Sept. 1, from JO on" every hand one sees enthusiastic. lo 15 per cent, owing to the .recon advance in the coat of leather. A ihls and a taste of thai, tit dty long, dullf the appetite and weakens digestion. Restore your siomach to healthy vigor by taking a Na-Dru-Co Dyspepsia Tiblel tfler etch out the "piecing1. Na.Dru-Co Dyapcpsia Tablets the best friends for sufferam from Indigestion and dyspepr.it. 50c. a Box at your Druggist's, Made by the Drug and ChemlcaJ Co. of Canada, Limited. nhnrotis either getting their trusty gun ready, or else standing in groups telling each other what they are go- ing to do to the .festive duck when the above day rolls around. SHOT A WOMAN BECAUSE SHE REFUSED TO EAT ICE CREAM Monticollo. N. Y., she refused to -eat ice cream at his expense. Arbin Barber shot at .Mrs. Kred .Miller Wednesday at Wood- bourne, N. Y. The shooting occurred in an ice cream parlor in the pres- ence of a largo .number of people. The woman threw up her arm in time to save her life, but a part, of her was shot off. Barber was captured two hours lat- D WILSON'S SPEECH London, Aug. Daily News considers that Wood row ,Wilson's speech of acceptance contrasts hap- pily In sincerity and ,.'practicability with the third term candidate's de- claration of faith at Chicago. It adds keynote of the. Bull Moose policy may be summarised as a de- termination to dish the other two parties at any cost In promises, with- oul troubling too much over the cor-t nf their, ultima to re-dcmpliou. ler carrying off the with S9 points. Nelson Blue, of Purple Springs, came in Tor Die second prir.e with 7G points, while VanOnnan Bro- thcra drew down live third prize. The Agricultural Society intend to have another competition next year, when it is hoped that many more entries will be received, and the competition become more popular. The catalogues, for "the annual .fall fair, which fs-to be held in a.larger, hall than heretofore, will be off the press in about a week, and it will be. seen that the directors have endea- vored io make this fair one of tlio largest and most attractive in this part of the province. With the ex- ception of one or two money prizes, trophies in th'e shape of cups will.be awarded as prizes, of tbere are 23, -and arc informed that they arc well worth, striving after. In addition, ihe Canadian Bank of will present a silver medal for the best sheaf of barley exhibited. The .fair will lie made more interest- Ing attractive by sports and races, which will he held then instead of on July 1st, as in the past, ind il is hoped that the change will be the means of more to the fair. This year it is to he held for two days, and with the addiMona'i ac- commodation, it is expected' to prove more attractive to exhibitors as well is spectators. KulJ particulars and. dates will be advertised later. Dr. O. Gordon Hewitt, Do minion EntomolOKfet, says, referring to the infantile death rate from intestinal diseases.and diarrhoea spread by the bouse fly, he believes thatthcso-called harmless fly is yearly causing tbe death of thousands of infants, as well as spreading UK germs of typhoid fever, WILSON'S FLY PADS arc .the best thing to rid your house of til esc dangerous pests. ;