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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 10, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta Place Yonr Orders for ....WITH... I ijiul FIIIIME Satisfaction I PHONE 28^ Giiaran.ee. Rot Headquarters for ^ ELECTRICAL SUPPUES MKRCE* lilNi 3| Oh Meek Phone 180 kWEtt V^^Y DISTRICT Office and Factory Uf.'mmm turn tmm Telephone 158 Vcnerai Teaming I We do all classes of teaming^ on the shortest notice. 8atis->j faction guaranteMl.-If jou need.^ coal lind you want thp l>^t| value your money will buyt,ridge, having been transferred to the new branch which that bank is opening in the Alberta City. The boHlfers for. the city's new power plant have arrived. It f,ook scvun carloads to bring it.. , In Stock ai^d for Sale by STAFFOUP - AGNEW GO. If out of town write us MALTHOID TIk Raoiig of Qiality. It bs stiod tlie test of thie in every dbnte. iaBy of the fery liiest bniMings in Aaerica ire covered witk it a ;|IMQiriCi^L demonstration During the exposition in'Portland, Oregon, in 1905, over one iirii!^i' J9,,:.He is prepir d to do all klA^s of ^blacksmith work It will be quite a convenience to settlers in this vicinity. G. Bassett.who lives about four miles' south of Sweet Valley has a fine crop of oats and wheat. His new binder will soon be busy. He has broken about one hundred acres this season. C. Dunlap,- who lives about four miles south of Sweet Valley, has a fine crop.of . wheat iind oate. His I oats are ready for cutting. He also I has about a hundred acre�3 of break-jing.. ! Mrs. Sheridiui had a conflict with I u liawk which:; was trying to steal 1 chickens. _ She hit the hawk with a 1 bucket and the hawk flow and bit her on the bond. The boy came out and the hawk Hew a\yay. TJie lady was ' not. hui^L very badly. : Organiiing School District : �; Notices-are' iipfforlhe. (iiiranizHtioii ' i)f a new school district m Tp. 16, R. i 18. The name Selected l.s "l"'ir.st 1 Ohunce," ivnd the school connvnttec are E. G.Haly, Grant Haynes and I Albert Duniiid. , Tlw?. new district 1 will be to the aorth of Sweet Vnlley. I'A school district has not been or-ganir-ed at Sweet Valley though there are enough children of school age. As yet no preaching service lias been held at Sweet Valley. Most of the settlers are 'English speaking. Mony are from United States and a f^W from Scandinavia. They are all progressive and douig their best to develop the country. It is certainly i a\district with fln^^prospects' but ur-I gently in need of hearer railway eoin-I lujmjcatlon. From " the top of the ! ridge a mile east of Sweet- Valey, hiin dreds of biiildingH can be counted all around. In soniejidirectiong the distant black stacksvJook like a bunch of cattle. But there.....are no rniigc cattle. The crops ore not. fenced. tN. S. Keen, who lives about four nilles.south of Sweet yolley and about fifty-five niilefi nbrth^a^t of Leth-i bridge, settled here in April, 1907. H^ has over a hudred acres of crop, whe,at and ORts. His spiing wheat is a fine even stand four f^t two inches high The oats arc just 04, good and perhaps ,a little taller than the wheat. Both ore" filling well and -will be ripe and ready for cutting about August 10th. The wheat was soWed on April 8th and the oats 011 April 16th, both on ground which received the same treat ment but no irrigation. The ground was broken in'May and .June; 1909j riliddouble harWed'. with a lever harrow just after^breaking. This kept the .breaking from 'drying out. It was left untouched until caily spring and then double disced arid double harrowed: before seeding., It wos seeded . about three itMShes deep. Then after it wtti} up si^ :lilches it was dout ble harrowed to kill 'Weeds -and break the. crust and hold >the moisture. His garden too. is good;' His corn was sown on May:24th, and on Aug-ast 6th was S feet. 3 inches high above the ground. Cucumbers are full grown and one of his pumpkins measurer twenty.six inches �in circumference. A special feoture of his garid8 for the editor of the Hei old to^ plant in his garden ncx^ spring.' ' . I Sweet Valley has several names first; Pleasant Valley, then Brood Volleyl; but at last the post oflice came in theli name of Sweet Valley. If Mr. Kcen'ic cotton plantation yields well the namcj^ (�nglit to be changed to Cotton Valley.^] WINNIPEG FINANCIER SPENT DAY IN CITVi R; T. Riloy, Q'roatly ImproMod With; the Growth and Many Changot Why not make your visit to the t^thbridgc Fair pro-fitable by inVesUHg in IjmhtiAtemLxfif^*^'trtk'W^^''^^^^ buy nice level building lots, well located; at. prices andi, tnns that cannot be duplicated in Lethbridgeand'^^r aute to advanocii rapidly in^xvaln^ �taly;'a;^aia4dli^^ n&ncy r�Miuircd,ii balance/^osy, Invwtigite'Jpis./^^fi:^ 1 Galvk k Hatfield; ROOM 4 OVER IMPERIAl^ BANK M J. AjgyON ^____IJn Ve s t v^iialtii' ' Stocks & Bonds Money to Loan Room 3, ^ McDonald BLK. R. T. Riley, of Winnipeg, one the leading flnancicrs of that city was in the city yes^' terday in company with J. H. Kiley. Mr. Riley is interested chiefly in the Northern Trust Company, but is also on the directorate )f the Northern Crown Bank, the Great West Life and several other financial institutions. To the Herald he stated that he was merely taking a trip through the country taking a look over the crops. He says they are looking very goo^. iHu never saw the country as a whole looking .so well. No part has extraordinary crops but all have sjood crops from \Vinnipog to the mountains. Mr. Kiley has been t.raveiling in this country more than tw'eaty ��years; and he says that no man sis more 811 iiiK Uie country years ago. Ai that time they never gave this district a ! thought as an agricultural country. Speaking of � Lethbridge Mr. Rilcy said that not being a politician he could hardly agree with R.;B.'BenhCt4 in predicting o futiirevlor tlie city| Although he could not say "that hei ^xpeoted it to bo the second city in the province he expeotcd.it to not be very farJaehind as it had a great future ahead of it. He remembered it as a little mining camp but it is now no longer dependent on the> mines for its existence or prosperity. :. Asked as to whether hn contemplated any investments out here, Mr. Riley said that his busine.ss mainly was looking np the newer farming districts with the. view to doing a farm loan business. ' ....... An early training' in saving, as well as in earning money, wOiildBanki, itiau :'JK more irprised .-it the. transformation .^k-ig place than the' manviwho Uriew classed, and the home team, had Jj� difficulty in retaining the; honorHa Tlie 'tine-np was:-^-'-'*^' ' Thigh Hill: H. Hil. p., M. J. Hijr 2b, R. Ferguson.- 3b, J, Rl sW�n I S.9., F Clark, r.f., E. Johnson, �i#' 41 BEAD OFFICK. TORONTO 'Bnncfies fhroashout Canadi, an1dih C�i#,$f04W0,M0 - 6.000,0M Stitrs ad EicM i BkHK mOlteY ORDEiR8 : lUUED �T THE FOkLOWIMO HATCti $S and under...........Scents � Oyer t5. and not exceeding $10 ...... 6 coma-, " $30 ...... lOeeto � \$30 " . $90 ...... IS cMils These Orders .ire payable at par at every office of a Chartered Bank in . -t-eis (except in tho Yukon)aiid at the principal banking- points in the Unltefl StmiOK ThByw'^-^f^t^ are negotiable at $4.90.to.th�Vj�.,jiter1ing in Great Brit.iin and Ireland.. . ; They form an excellent'method of remitting small sums-of me^y .miA 'iiahty�:f-7?^'if'M and at tmall cost, and may lie obtained without delay, : !�> ��-;.^jip-k<^ LdhlMk^ Brlhdi - C G. K.Nl)uni^ Naugc^ ^ ieSaiitliJIIlKrtaluinlierCo. SOLE AGENTS FOR SOUTHERN ALBERTA 3 King Up 108 When you want ' Done promptly and satiBfaotorily  john brodie: % 4 II tot Of Pnpll! are CmiiNi TO Grassy Lake m lake has Gmiqi take is Getting It it surrounded tiy a ipltndid farming contntry that i* rapidly being develoj^. The town sOffers good buoinew openings. ' ; It hat the brightMt future^of any town on the CroW* Nett Branch. Two coal minoa in optration. A first cloM brick ^yard in operation. A bfraneh of the Union Bank. An ' up to date hotel. A practising physician. All.kind* of business houtci.. An elevator. , A new depot. An electric light plant. J. For Farm Lands or Town Lots write J. R. PERRY, Juh. or WM. SALVAGE Box 411. Lethbridge. Alberta Grassy Lake. Alberta A Fine Assembly Hall Open for Engagement ;