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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 16, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD o Publlihed by th. Ulhbrldo. H.r.ld Co., 'lawful .v.nlns it It. offlc.. Sixth itrfltt, W. A. BUCHANAN-ManiBlntf md Edlte PHONE: Editorial, Raportorlal, Newt 1224 "nd i rear, delivered........M.99 6 months, delivered.....12-09 I montln, 1 month, delivered...... DAILY SUBSCRIPTION RATES b' mmU-' bs' 9 moat by wiU........lif addresses changeo often as botl1 old WEEKLV HERALU 1 In advance Bontha. lu I to ft Book. Store. J. 0. Robtrt- .on fe Co.. Jtciton Alexandra Hotel, Peoples Drus Stors Youni t Co.. B. W. Hamilton. Plncher D. L. McCrca. Brei. tlnif Book Co. Ftrnl.. B. BeaL Medlclnn THE DAILY HERALD FOR SALE AT Cranbrook, Alchlson. ci.rt.holir.-0. lleln.em. Diamond City V.nco'iraer. 3. C. World Wide News Co. Brows 219 Ub St. Jamleson News Co., T05 Riverside Ave. Alto or, ill 0. P. R. Trains. Why Did Magrath Change? IN ANOTHER COLUMN of 'bo Herald will be found -an inter- view with a prominent member of the Grain Growers' Association, in j Saskatchewan, regarding Ma-1 grath'-i change of -attitude regarding tbe farniera' demand tor reciprociiy. H-e, like many others wbo heard Mr. I Ma'grslb's statement that he was in j Mr. Magrath made the statement quoted, in the lobby of the House of Commons in pressure of n num- ber of the members of the farmers' delesation th-it went to Ottawa lasi December to Interview tbe govern incut and place their views before that body, and the House of Com THE LETHBRIDGE the fanners u chance. BoKlon-ItonrRBHa allliiuco iiiwl be exceedingly pleasing (o the old- tluio John A. Macdonald Tories. Reciprocity will make the cities great by making Ihe .surrounding country more prosperous. Voto for Buchanan and a greater I.ethbrldgo. The best of. tho country are supporters of reciprocity. Tbe j trust mergers and monopllste are opponents of the.pact. The av- erage Intelligent Iiinnor will pick his company. This election otrers (lie besl chance fur years to show the monopolistic capitalists tlmt they do not ond can- tot run the country. Reciprocity will benefit everybody, .the average consumer and producer nTost of all. I The Calgary Herald lulls Bennett "the only oth-er man who could carry, the riding." .When tho party comes down to admitting such a thing as that, it looks goon for Van Wart.- The Liberals had half-a-dozen men In whom they could rcoose confidence to carry Calgary for the government. Tbe Calvary Albertan tho Conservatives thai vlien Sir Jolin A- Macdoimld uttered the oft-uuoted words: "A British subject I was born; a Hrltlsb subject I will bo was speaking at Napanee. Ont. ,ln favor of his reciprocity policy. Frost reported from the several localities whore C. A. .Magrtitli has been holding political meetings. Tho Conservative candidate, however. Is the only one who felt effects. The meetings were decidedly chilly. Inconsistency bus always been one of tho leading characteristics of the Conservative parly leaders, but thfe latest move of joining bands with Bourassa and shouting loyally at the same time Is surely the limit. What could he more Inconsistent? Others Thtir Finish (Edmonton Saturday hid.) In our own province, two very. strong members of the Conservative .contingent in the last House, Mr. Ma- grath and Mr .Ilerron. who ordinar- ily would be quite unbeatable, will likely go down to defeat. An Abused Law (Spokane Spokesman-Review.) Tbe granting of a divorce to a wo- man who married in Canada nearly three years ago, but has resided In is state over a year in order to se- re freedom from conjugal bonds. The Cily Council la 'loiuR we" to consider tho putting of tho electric wires underground. It will cost a good deal of money, but will add greatly to the of the city, the safety of the citizens and the con- venle'nce of fire brigade when i fighting tires. copied by economists, it seldom re- ceives as complete a demonstration by nn experienced man of business as was given by Congressman Iledfield, a protected manufacturer, in the U. S. House of Representatives'., He spoke from actual and inside know- ledge of the operations of the pro- of bad his Mr. Magrath change his attitude to- authoritative from b can 6 rtclprocuy agreement? not understand why noil government several other Western Conservative j made such a sudden and radical change. Needless to say, they been at all satisfied with the at- tempts at explanation made by any of tbe members who hare tried to square themselves with the farmers. wards the reciprocity hen he thought would not grant it, he was Mrnestl and heartily in sympathy with it and the reciprocity agreement and offer- ed it to the country, he as and heartily opposed it. Why? i The Conservative-Nationalist Alliance ally themselves with the party who are avowedly an'tl-Dritish, anti-Imper- ial, -solely national. HOT any Con- servative can get up the nerve to talk loyolty and wave tlK flag before an intelligent audience, in the face of ari THE CONSERVATIVES have join- ed hands with the Nationalists. thus girins the outward and vis- ible sign of the union of hearu It u has been more than surznUed by the people of Canada ever since the pre- the Conservative party agreed to sup- port the of tba in order that br their united strength, they might be able to defeat 'Mr. Dev- lin, the Liberal candidate and retir- ing member. The union candidate chosen was Monsieur CousinMu, NatlonaiisL This alliance is being operated alt through Quebec, although not always EO openly as Jn the above case. But tbe Conservative party, of which R.L. Borden Is the leader, and suoh loyalty professing men as C. A. Magrath, Col. Sam Hughes, R.'B. Branc-tt, and oth- ers, ere menrberB, are partnsrs with Bourassa, Lavergne, Gilbert and Cous- ineau, the union candidate in Wright. These men of the Conservative party boast of their loyalty, and profess to epposa reciprocity fon patriotic grounds, it Is their whole argument, but yet for advantage they alliance which makes their words oorisy, Is something that the unbias- ed patriot cannot understand. Tli-aae Conservative loyalty specialists can- not deny the alliance with the Na- tionalists. It Is official. The party recognizing Nationalist conven- tions and candidates, appearing on a common platform with the Nationalist leaders and in every way working hand !n glove with these Separatists, these anti-British.. Mr. uagratb, for Instance, is in Just as close an alli- ance with Bourassa aa Borden is, ton both hold re-sponslble positions in tho party, the former as chairman of the Qarty caucus at the House of Com- mons, and the latter as tbe party leader in the House. And Borden is In 'ust as close an alliance as the Conservatives of Wright wh! attended the joint Nationalist-Con servative convention, and helped to nominate a Nationalist, as the joint candidate. Taftaphobia RBSIDBNT TATT hae establish- feara rise to new fears, now it ed for himself a petition of respect due to 'his admitted great quailLiec, but nown-ere Is he held in greater fear and vene'ratiou than In the Tory preis. To rtad what said ol him by ths -writers In the1 Tory journals, one ?rould imagine tthat he a sort of Mnmbo Jumbo, i who terror even cmongfst the i mighty men of their party. He is the one, whose offer of open jnarketa theae valiant Trojans fear aa much aa their ancient prototypes did the gifts of tlw Greeks of old. So far has this superstitious awe got hoM of them that toecauM be ad- Tocatcs reciprocity thoy In It some hidden design, eome frightful catastrophe which is about to over- take them. Into such a nervous It reduced them, that they see wriggling before them the snakes of unoexfttion, of natural re- sources, and other reptiles visible onlj to "mlnda diaeaaed." Lod by fears they have corao to belleva in the occult powers of Mr. Taft, aa manlfeated by the reciprocity pact, aa j much the anclenU did lu the rnytti i of wooden hern of Troy. The old he ia going to kill the reputation o Canadian wheat, again he la going thfa spouse'. In her lofti-ast you-mnke-me-ttrcd man- ner. "T went, out today to hunt, a first-class cook, and" T got her, I got Tribune. Wednesday, Aiigtist (140 Acres on the Black Spring Hldge, every foot plow land. 200 acres under plow. Good hmise, all fenced. This Is a great bar- gjiin at per acre. Terms to Niiit purchaser. 040 Acres, all steam plow land in good section of country, at a snap. 320 Acres Haw Laud, all steam plow and located In settled district per acre. IfiO Acres, 2 miles from LeHibricige Improved, per acre. 100 Acres 3 miles from Barons, 130 acres summer fallowed, all fenced per acre. SEE US BEFORE BUYING Freeman MacLeod Co. Box 679 Phone 1212 ndard Securities Real Estate and Investments OWNERS OF Morni Suite 115 Sherlock Building P.O. Box 1979 Phone 1291 Trouble Maker Never (ails ye little strand of Ivair To cause a family flutter, No matter whether on hubby's sleev-a Or hi the dish of butter. Why He Joined the Sunday School said a young laily visitor at his home, "why not come to our Sabbath school? Several of your lit- tle friends have joined ns lately." Tommy hesitated a moment, then siiadenly exclaimed: a red-head- ed kid by the name ot Jimmy Brown go to your "yes, replied the teacher. "Well, said Tommy, with an air of interest. "I'll be there next Sunday, you bet. I've 'been laylnu for that kill for three weeks, but never knew where to find him." THE RED CROSS TABLET These Writing Tablets, which are made especially for us, contain the very finest paper and are made in the'different, sixes and styles, and sold only by us. Five Foreign Linen, Grecian Bond, Smooth Ivory, Kenimre Linen, Liberty. EATON nURLBIJT PAPER In large assprt.inent always on hand. The Red Grots Drag and Book Co., Ltd. PHQNt M5. THIKD "Up in said. Assembly- man Sulliviin, "there is a lawyer who has the knack of saying nasty things at a moment's notice. One day a rather fresh young man was attempt: liiK to have fun with him, when the lawyer said: I 'Say, young man. the good Lord ordinarily makes .1 human head to hold brains, but In your case It Is iviuent. that he made it to tang your ears correspondence, New York Herald. Inside City Properties High Class Farming Lands Conservative Investments and Well Secured Loans, as well as, Avery Threshing and Plowing Ma- chinery arc offered by w. R. DOBBIN, 310 7th Street Lethbridge, Alia THE GENTLE CYNIC (New York Times.) A good atory always bears repeat- ing, especially if- it ia told you as a secret. Tho coffee mother used to make has furnished the grounds for many1 a divorce suit. The social scale 1-3 not'always lile's most reliable weighing machine. If there were more husbands-there would be fewer suffragettes. Love at first sight proves that tuc- oml are often Many a man is considered a good story teller his club who can t make hip .wife bellove him when tie gtts home. When a Imby can 'loo'i at in n'el without crying tho moi' Blwayo thinks he Is a ,0'Jil wanted. FARMERS! The Lethbridge- Weyburn Realty Co. FIRST AVE. Sell the Best, and Only Patent Portable Corrugated Iron Granaries Capacity Bushels Each. Strong, Durable, Cheap, Fire-Proof, Wind-. proof Vermin-Proof. Be sure and see you get the Corru- gated Granary with tlioc'iglileen-iJich. man- hole in top. This allows granary- to be com- pleted in tight shape before putting gram in, insuring a tight cover. ;