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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 20, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta The Lethbridge Daily Herald. Sutui'day, August room Louse and stable, one block from Gait' Square. Will -give term ground lease to suitable tenant. modern dwelling and 3 lots. Bartlett- St., a snap. Two good 5 room cottages -on llacliel St., water and electric light in both. each. Terms easy. Each lot has 30 feet frontage. s Jig: FOll building lots and a large assortment of good modern houses in all parts of 1 room modern house, close in on London Koad, Easy terms. Uood modern house, 8 rooms on Bartlett St., close in, Easy terms Two lots in Block 6 Norman St., each, easy terms. This is a SNAP COMPANY Representing: North American Life Assurance Co. London Guarantee and Accident Co. Phoenix Assurance Co. Limited of London Offices at Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, High River, Nanton, Vancouver AT DRY fi 1 I For the past five years we have been busy preparing a line of stock suitable for prairie planting. We now offer you RUSSIAN POPLARS, beauties, straight and stocky in any size you want and at right prices. We have a full line of HARDY FLOWERING SHRUBS that have been Alberta tested and wintered beautifully. ROSES are harder to bring through bu-t we have finally selected several vari- eties that will thrive. ENGLISH BUCKTHORN. CARRAGANA and "IRPLE BER BERRY make spleadia hedges.and are perfectly hardy, We can ship you aline of PERFECTLY HARDY FRUIT TRESS _ AND SMALL FRUITS that will grow anywhere that a little protec- tion is given them from the spring winds. We absolutely GUARANTEE all items TO GROW that we re- commend the planting of: Let us get in correspondence with you in regard to these things. Remember OCTOBER IS THE TIME TO PLANT when dons right. We instruct yon. No trouble to price your wants. Send for price list now while you think of it. MIRROR LAKE BRITISH COLUMBIA INFANTILE PARALYIS CAUSED BY GNAT, DECLARE DOCTORS IN Council Bluffs, la.. Aug. makes its appearance in June disappears with the corning of and sicians here are convinced that they have discovered the cause of infantile paralysis that has reached the con- tagious stage in many localities in Iowa. After weeks of research they agree that the disease is produced by a j first frost in autumn. The gnat is similar to the yellow fever mosquito, crawling beneath the clothing of the victim and _ through a set of muscles which comprises small glands, inject- ing ibe gerni into the system, ...The physicians" are preparing a de- small flying- west as the known, in the tailed report to be filed with, the Iowa Buffalo gnat, which State board, of health. MORE TROUBLE ON G. T. R. TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS John. La Monte Hurst of Denver, j has presented, to the American uni- London. Ont., Aug. from versity" of Washington a sofa which j being satisfied with the treatment used in the White House by they received, tbe Grand Trunk Abraham Lincoln. The sofa, which Trainmen have appealed to the inter- is upholstered in green leather, is national executive and the opinion is just as it was when In the posses- j freely expressed that there will be sion of the martyred president. jmore The beautiful Mrs. Peter Bruguierc j oi New York, called one oi the hand-1 PLACE BRANTFORD somest women in Newport this sea-j UNDER QUARANTINE son, who was frequently mistaken for j Mrs. Philip "Van Volkenburg, is in i mourning for her gold bag, studded j diamonds, and other precious! jewels, which is reported as missing j tDai unless niore energetic measures for several days. Worse than the j were taken to stamp out smallpox in loss oi the jewelled bag is the sum j this city the provincial authorities of green and yellow backs the purse I consider tne advisability of contained. How and when the purse j placing Brantford under quarantine, was lost is being carefully guarded. Brantford. Ont.. Aug. Mayor today received official notice from Uie provincial board of health Mrs. Bruguiere is occupying the beau- liiiu Osgood estate. BRAKEMAN KILLED Lunenbarg, X. Aug. Christopher, IS years When the digestion is all right, thejas a brakeman old. employed on the Halifax and there is Soiuh Railway, attempted to step from one box car to the next running board broke, pre- action of the bowels regular a natural craving and relish for food. When this is lacking you may know need a dose of Chamberlain's when the Stomach and Liver Tablets. ..They cipitating him under the swittiy run- strengthen the digestive organs, prove the appetite and regulate bewels. Sold by all druggists. train_ He died two hours after the the accident. rpi 11 f ine rroblem ot Satisfin the Tkirst What to drink is the question. You want something f cold, to be suro, but you want it to be wholesome as well. Ice water shocks the stomach and retards digestion. Sweetened chemical mixtures are not conducive to health. ALBERTA'S PRIDE BEER IS THE ANSWER. Here is a beverage that is satisfying and beneficial. There is something more to it than wetbcss and coolness. It is a sustaining drink. It refreshes you and you stay refreshed. n f T T T Y> TT1 Call for Lii jValue WiD'Reach Over Five S2i Thousand Dollars-Ik Lathbridge Cup Spokane, Wash, Aug. 19. Silver ii trophies, machinery, wagons, farm I, implements, annual and life mernber- ships in the Dry Farming Congress, watches, cameras, pictures and rib- bons of a total value -of will be awarded as. premiums in competi- tions at the International Dry Farm- ing exposition in Spokane the week oi October 3....Exhibitors may also compete for in prizes at the Interstate Fair by entering double ex- hibits. Professor W. H. Olin is superin- tendent of premiums and awards and Martin J. Wessels Avill direct the in- stallation Of exhibits. Competent judges will pass upon the displays. Entries will close on September 22. -It is announced that no charge will be made for exhibit space, though they will have to arrange for the decoration of their booths. Chief interest is centered in the contest for the best collective exhibit by state or province, Washington bar- red, the winner receiving a cup val- ued at presented by Governor oi Washington.' Grains, forage, fruit and root varieties will score 20 per cent., arrangement, 35 per .cent., and quality of exhibit, 45 per cent. The chamber of commerce of Color- ado Springs, Colo., gives a sil- ver cup for the best individual dis- play from Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Wyoming, Utah and Color- ado. To interest graduates of last year from the agricultural and state colleges life memberships in the Dry Farming Congress will be given to exhibitors of the best displays from California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Norih Dakota. Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the prov- inces of Alberta, Saskatchewan, Man- itoba and British Columbia. Another competition of interest is on McJntosh Red apples, the board or trade of Lethbridge, Alta., giving a cup for the best box exhibit- ed. There will also be cups valued at and spray materials ami orchard apparatus for the best packed Grimes Golden, Spitzenb.urg, Jonathan, Win- ter Banana, Wagoner and the best boxes of four-tier Gravcnstein, also the best boxes of Rome Beauty and Yellow Xewtown Pippin, and" the best, display of not less than five box- es of commercial pack apples. The Spokane chamber of commerce will present a cup, valued at to the largest delegation from any commercial club or from any state or prov.incc- registering collectively be- fore midnight on October 4, and a sil- ver xrophy will for _ the best general dismay of agricultural 1 products exhibited by any commer- cial club or association, embracing less territory than a county or prov- ince. The exposition committee, of which Gordon C. Corbaley is chair- man, will present a silver trophy for the best county display, Spokane count} barred. The scoring will be ihc same as that used in the state contest. The for the best individual ex- hibit of grains, forage and roots, all j to have been grown upon j exhibitor's ranch, open to the world, j is-a stcei gang p'cnv with four horse! hitch. For the best individual dis- play of threshed grains and seeds a grain Heaninsr traehine. -Silver cups and cash also -be given for the best displays oi forage crops, threshed wheat, varieties of wheat, oaj.s, corn, barley, alfalfa, forage and seed, flax, potatoes, vegetables, to- matoes, sugar beets, broom corn, non-saeaharrine sorghums and durum wheat. Cash prix.es ai.so bf awarded for tile best displays made by a wo- man homes leader and the son of a homesteader, also for the: largest and j best display farm product? grown on sod in If) 10, niid cups for the best homesteaders, compieie and practical display of monthly reports of farm operations by individual farmers, po- tatoes by a woman homesteader, sheaf wheat, grasses, bluest-em wheat grown in Lincoln and Grant count- ies, Wash., alfalfa, corn grown on summer fallowed 'land and tallest sheaf of wheat. The best collective exhibit by an Oregon fanner will re- ceive a loving cup, presented by the Portland commercial club. For the most artistically arranged display by county' or province, Spo- kane county being barred, Mrs. M. J. Wessels contributes a beautiful ce- real picture, and for the most artis- tically arrangedllisplay by an indivi- dual there will be a silver tro- phy cup. In the class for threshed grains an annual membership in the Dry Farming Congress and ribbons will be given for the best single and ten ears of corn of Flint, Yellow Dent, White Dent, Pop and Sweet varieties, and best peck wheat, oats, rye, flax, emmer, buckwheat, field peas, beans, alfalfa seed, native and other grass seeds, millet, proso broom corn, seed, timothy and sugar beet seed.. Similar prizes will be awarded for sheaf grains and grasses. The best individual display of gar- den products will win a watch or jewelry of that value, the prize for the best three cabbages, cauliflower, cucumbers, table beets, parsnips, tur- nips, table carrots, peppers and cit- rons being a hand cultivator. Blue and red and.white ribbons will also be awarded for. best or largest ege- tables shown, also for orates or teloupes and potatoes. The largest apple exhibited, sixe and weight considered, will win a camera; and the best general plate display of apples by one grower wins a silver cup or jewelry to the value of Ribbons are given as prizes for plate 'displays of. many varieties of apples, plums, pears, apricots, peaches, nectarines, quinces and grapes. A cultivator is the prize for the best general exhibit -of fruit by an individual farmer. A complete premium list will be forwarded upon application to John T. Burns, secretary-treasurer of the Dry Farming Congress, Spokane, Wash. Royal View on 'the Mak- in of a Gentle- man The "Quarterly Review" conrained an article on "The Character of King Edward VII.'' which is founded on pri- vs'te papers in the Royal Archives of Yvindsor Castle (by permission of the and letters from Sarah Lady county displays irv Washington, Spo- kane couniy barred, and Spokanet county. In another contest three'safcly Ijc'ar will be awarded for the photo-i01" graphs of the best improved and most IL is no exa? de'iirablc homesteads taken up within i lire" years. Other contests arc for best displays from demonstration and United States experiment, farms, first, year's farmed crops iron: sod by bona fide Lytteltou (1797-1870) privately print- ed. London, 1S73.J The writer devotes much attention to the early life of tbe late King Ed- ward, and reveals in a series of letters the care bestowed on the edu- cation by the Queen and the Prince Consort. A long memorandum head- ed "Confidential: for the guidance of the gentlemen appointed to attend on- the Pi ince of Wales'' is printed, and states: "Tin- qualities which distinguish a I gentleman in society are: I LSI. Hi.; appearance, im deportment and dress, -nd. The character of his relations with and treatment of others. His desire and power to acquit himself creditably in conveisatioa or is the occupation of the society with which he mixes. Nothing was left to chance in the education and trainig of the prineo. says the -.vritrr of the article: Not a not a day. not an hour of the of this precious youth couhl safely or properly be istcd. Oth'T might occasionally run loos'- ii) the spring limr. and for other it might legitimate to plunge into the region of romance. Hut for this boy ih..> psgcs e-Vvi; oi Sir Walter Scott dosed, and lie must con- cent! ever concentrate upon mod- em upon history, upon sciences. In >hort. upon laying solidly the inteliect'ul and mural foundations which, in the of his conscientious Prince passively resisted the high pressure of his father's system of ed- ucation. King Edward in' referring to those days, regretted the decision which iso- lated him during the crucial years of his .latter iboyhood from contact with his equals in age and intellectual at- tainments. It would not have been surprising if he had acquired no taste for -books, because, as .he often him- self complained, he was never given any liberty of choice, and every book came before him task. History, for instance, as he in later life ex- plained, was presented to him in its driest and most tabulated forrcu. Later, when he was at Edinburgh, an abridged -edition of Gibbon and Sehmitz's "History of the Middle Ages'-. appears to. have been offered him as suitable recreative reading. The late King often used TO say that his university life at Oxford and Cam- bridge had been a mistake, but he imputed'no iblame to the Prince Con- sort' for deciding that for the Prince of Wales to live a life of an ordinary undergraduate was impossible. When he was fifteen the Prince was given a moderate allowance, out of. which he had to provide his own hats and ties, and later on he was privil- eged to choose his own clothes, re- ceiving' a warning from the Queen not to wear "anything extravagant or At seventeen he was allotted rooms for his sole use, and the Queen and Prince Albert. an earnest let- ter, to A new sphere of life will open for you. in which you will have to be taught what to do and what not to do, a subject requiring study more im- portant than any in which you have hitherto been engaged. For it is a subject of study, and the most diffi- cult one of your life, how to become a good man and a thorough gentle- man. ._ In the influences that go to make a gentleman, the Prince's parents real- ized the importance of companionship and the value to a young man of be- ing thrown into a -set." This comes out very markedly in the con- fidential memorandum-addressed by Queen Victoria to the newly-appointed equerries of the prince, in which the following passage occurs: The Prfnce of Wales musr not only be a gentleman, but his rank and po- sition point him out as the first gen- tleman in the country; he can hold no j intermediate position; if not the first! entleman in England, he sinks at' once to a level incompatible with his title of Prince of Wales. Further on, it is A prince, particularly, should treat all around him with the most scrupu- lous good manners, civility, and atten- tion. He should return every mark of .respect, not only with the most punctilious exactitude, but with an ap- pearance of good will and cordiality.; A salute returned with the air of its! being a bore is rather an affront than a civility. Early -Meeting With Sultan The lesson was thoroughly learnt, for King Edward's cordial manner in returning salutes was one great source of his popularity. How early he be- an qualifying for the title of "Le Roi Iharmeur'1 which Lord Rosebery gave him is shown by a letter of Sir Henry Bulwer. written from Constantinople in January, lSf.2, during the Prince's visit there. But what pleased and struck me more than all. I must say. was our nee's own manner. He is always remarka-My easy, and' knows perfect- ly how to make those little speeches which princes are called upon to have so frequently their lips. But this was arriving at the breakfast. I just gave his Royal Highness a little insight the Sul" tan's character, and the tilings to say that would please him. The manner in which ho look advantage of those hints surprised me. The oldest di- Special Attention! Charles H. Kerr, Auctioneer Having received instructions from sev- eral owners of city property, will sell by public auction at a later date, several of splendid city property. Other entries invited. Particulars and terms, apply to The Golden West Realty !Co. CRABB STREET Phone 623. P. 0. DO YOU REALIZE that now, during general depression, is the time to invest. PRICES ARE LOW. Everyone anxious to sell. We can buy cheaper and give you the benefit.' V DO YOU KNOW we are selling on the easiest terms. We will wait until the land produces the money and pays for itself. Several good places in Cardston and Kimball districts. Plenty of rain. WE BUY LAND FOR you need money come and "We have a plan that 'will interest you. v WE BUY LAND FOR CASH. LIST WITH US. FARM SECURITY COMPANY Alberta Railway ana Irrigation Co. Are offering for sale tlie cheapest lots on tne market eac situated north of tte track The Alberta Ry. and Irrigation Co. T. N. CHRISTIE CO. Real Estate and Financial Brokers. Agents Diamond City Townsite. Insurance, Loans T. N. Christie, Notary Public, Diamond City, Alta. TRYING TO ESCAPE HE WAS DROWNED Brandon, Aug: Beiioit, from Fort Saskatchewan, an inmate of tbe asylum for the past year, was drowned in the Assiniboine River yes- terday while attempting to escape from the institution. He was work- ing with gang now on the new water- works system and wandered away. He lost his life while trying to swim across the river. Ber.oit never occa- sioned any trouble at the asylum. BEAT HIS FORMER RECORD REAL ESTATE FIRE INSURANCE Money to loan on improved, city property and farm lands. tV. GIBBONS Co. Ott Block high-minted lather, alone could mi'-hiy super-STrtioturr1 and eraiion to say that, ev- ery hour oi' the Prince of Wales' time from his boyhood until the death of his father, was mapped out plomatists could not have succeeded bettor, or in my belief as well. Already it is clear the personal charm and tact that largely enabled King Edward to win his proud title j _____ of "The Peacemaker" was clearly vis-j gan Francisco, Aug. ible to the experienced diplomatist. i tjle automobile record from coast to The writer of the review in conclu- j C0ast> L, L. Whitman, who established sion refers to the King's personal mag- former record in lOOti, accompan- notisni. ied by E. D. Hammond, a driving This magnetism which won the: crew of ti3reei arrived last night from of everyone with whom he xew York after ten days, fifteen hours came in contact, and of millions who j .mt] tweivo minutes and one second; never saw him, was a national asset, j limc on roacj_ Whitman took; worth more to us in our King than j ,-our ,jays> len nours 59 minutes and the military genius of a Napoleon or! 9 Ofj hjs former record, the diplomatic gifts of a Metternich, j Fire Insurance Real Estate City and Farm loans The H. Ikiiaii] fipcy Sherlock Block. because of its more abiding quality and more permanent results. BETTER WATER AT BRANDON Brandon, Aug. waterworks j department reports improvements in In buying a cough medicine, dont be 1 condition of city water due to heavy ;afrakl to get Chamberlain's Cough which have cleared up source bv his governors and preceptors, and Remedy. There is no danger from it, of supply in river water in Assiniboine rt 1_ I submitted for approval. Although he never rebelled, the ;and relief is wire to follow. Especial recommended for coughs, colds and whooping cough. Sold by all druggists. 1 time last year. river is two feet higher than at this HEAL ESTATE LOANS INSURANCE Asquith Lindsay PHONE 1183 307 CRABB STREET LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. ;