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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 26, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta ALT A.t Daily Herald ft felted fey Hertdd Printing Go.. Ltd.. every Uwlui evening lift otfee. Bouud St.. Leth bridge, A. one year, delivered inontb, delivered. three delivered.. j-i: ____ .-I one by mail mouths, br by oUil Weekly' Hetmld, year t u ufteo is aired; but both uew and old be givea. Di- M.M 2.M iJO 1.76 .43 I de- Urity dwtadUd, until was little heard of. Hem. Templeuian was given a reception by the citiiWRS ot Cran- brook the other day; by the citizeus ronember, not by the Liberals. That sounds good. It shows that Cranbrook possesses the right sort of oc'oplo. They can make a public man welcome no matter what party he belongs to or how close it may be to till election. Other places might very well copy Cranbrook iu tuis respect. Qjim l-ondou. Out., is the scene of a disaster. Within tho last few years a number ot buildings in that city have collapsed with.loss of life resulting. What is the matter? is tho natural query. No oflicial ex- planation has been given but it ap- pears as though the architects iu London are the poorest sort and the buiUHiig inspectors worse. 3y the way how closely are the new build- ings goiug up in Lethbridge examin- ed by a building inspector. The City Council might very well investigate. EXPOSE TORY CORRUPTION Halifax, Aug. The Tory boust that "the solid eighteen" ia Nova Scotiu was broken in Colchester last November by the election of John Stausfield on the purity platform re. ceived a rude jolt today at the trial of A. R. Bay lie, charged with offenc. ugaiust the elections act in the in. servative iha Con- The action has A POLITICAL INCIDENT We would respectfully draw tive at- tention. Dr. Shearer, the head oi the moral reform forces of the Pres- byterian Church, to a method ot ridding the country oi corruption. j j It was tried once iu a constituency rphe Montreal Herald very aptly re- m Ontario. 1'iie 'candidate bribed j nuu-ks, "First they said tho Liberals Uie electors, but afterwards made j -m Ontario were beaten because they them pay back the money and nat- ]iad the sympathy of Laurier, and urally the fellows bribed lost iuith injnow they say the Liberals would have bribery from that time on. The candidate was a private bank- er, wealthy, stingy and of course un popular. He was politically ambi- tious and succeeded in getting a uo- uiinatiou because no one else wanted it, as the sitting member was con- sidered Invincible. The banker was bound to win if possible, iiis oppon out, rested on his oars believing the "close and unpopular- nom- inee 01 the other party could be beat en without an effort being put forth, j The banker started out and can- vassed the entire riding. Men. in many cases, refused to promise to vote lor him unless be paid them. Tsiis he consented to do if they xyould give Mm a note for the sum, the candidate explaining that as he was in the banking business the note would indicate a loan and would! protect him in the courts if bribery charges were preferred. So the noteo were signed. To the surprise of even his own party the banker was elected, thanks to the notes. But the notes were later his poli- tical ruin. Once elected he felt that -it was foolish to tear up the notes been beaten in Saskatchewan if they had not had the support of J.aurier. The rule seems vo work cornerwisc." About one of the best cartoons of F. (r. Huuknin is. found in the Toronto Telegram of August 18th. Fred is engaged ruuniug a great big bluff in an endeavor to make a cou- ple of "tender feet" dance. The bluff that Ilaultain was putting1 up was the same kind that Hip Van Winkle took his loug nap on and both awoke to find the times and the band waggon of progress rolling right along. taken by the Liberals of Col- chester, and many witnesses Imve been summoned. Bayne is a mining operator resident at Five Islands, He was an exceedingly active worker for -the at the Stans- field bye-election. A great crowd was present when the trial opened at Truro this morn. ing before County Stipendiary Crowe. The entire morning was spent in the examination of Alexander McDonalc of .Five Islands and the gist of his j evidence was that following a long conversation with, Bayne on the eve oi election in which both indulged in praises of Stansfield, ho was given six or more bottles of whiskey and by Bayne. He also swore that he prisoner had approached him uul other witnesses had treated them ind endeavored to ascertain what :heir evidence was likely to be. Among those present when the treat- ing was done was Frank Stansfield. brother of John Stansfield, M. P. Nfr. Hayrie suggested to witness that ARROW COLLARS Made by Ciiutt, Pea body Co. 14- TO 19 QUARTER SIZES 3 for 50c MOTICI OF The Misses Beltny and eosturiKr-rs of Crabb street, beg to announce to their numerous cu'e. toniers and to the public generally thfiy hftyy above address to Coutls St., oft Courtlund St., and in thanking them for past favors, hope lor a continu- ance of sanif. 217.6 The Hey Go, Ltd, fkstaie airi Xetiil I lETKtttKE Lights J TWO GOOD FISH STORIES (Orillia How's this for a fish story? On Saturday, Mr. Horace 31. Young late manager of the Northern Elec- tric Co., who is over from BuiTalo spending his holidays, was fishing near Bay Park, with a light pole, and lose the moacy. He decided to j without any reel. He had landed a selL the paper and found a purchaser in a leading opposite political party, who Iminc- couple of bass when a fair sized ho should try to forget that he had received the money and whiskey from Bayne. Witness aLso said that Bayne asked him to conic before the Stipendiary and say he had received 'io money or liquor. Witness swore on cross examination, that Bayne rsked him at Stanley House, Truro to go before the Stipendiary Magis- trate and swear, "I had got no monpj or rum." Cases of Whiskey. Hobie Falconer, of Economy, swon iie got thirty dollars in cash and j ease of tiasks of whiskey. He got the money in the Stanley Hotel and li- quor at the back of the hotel. "He wanted me to work for said the witness. "I said I would be with him in the f-leetion." "What did Bayne "He said I was to use the liquor for GREAT REMOVAL SALE or BOOTS and SHOES AT GERMAN'S w uuiu y uu your house at a Fair Price? If co, list with us We have a demand right for houses in all parts of tho city We are turning property steadily Skeith Tilley 97 WkitMyBltck Best Bargains in City Real Estate DR. W. 8. QALBRAITH X Phytician, Surgton, AccoucTitr Ofilce 514 ueuputh St. 'Phone 55 9 a.m., 2-3 7-8 p.m. NURSING MRS. C. R. GREY Trained nurse open for Cun be found at Mrs.'W. 0. Hutton's. Court land St. Ike C. I. Ionian hit Iffia IlKl none ill of the Lferch fiot on tlie Iiljc- i16 had lifted I the election, and to put money his bothorsome catch a foot or two j down into my trousers pocket. 11 diatcly proceeded to collect the Pace iout ot" the water when a thirty pound value of the notes, ily, wasn't there a rumpus. The chaps who had been nipped, raised an awful fuss and the AT.P.P. never dared face the_ electoi- ate again. The incident is true. It Is also true that the scheme he followed made the element usually willing to sell their votes, suspicious of bribes, ever after and the particular riding 'lunge jumped out of the water and swallowed the perch at a gulp. Here was a situation such as you read about at a faraway point, or hear old fishermen tell of. However, Air. Young proved equal to the occasion, and played the -fish until JMr. Wro. Thomson's gasoline launch came along and galled it for him. Next day it tipped scale at twenty-nine has had a very since. clean record ever I pounds. If any of our contemporaries arc WE DON'T WANT THEM At harvest time Western Canada wants help but not of the class the C.P.R. brougnt up from the east this year. Creatures who smash property, insult and attempt to disrobe women travellers, and stone and assault peo- plo living along the line of the rail- road are not wanted in this country. We are opposed to undesirable Immi- grants from across the sea, but we question if they are not much, better than these hoodlums from Eastern Canada. The C.r.H. runs a ten dollar ex- cursion for harvesters and what can be expected but that the riff rufl, of eastern cities, will avail themselves of the low rate? Put the rate ii[ higher. We may not get so r.ianj men, but we will get a better class and that is what we want. The C. P. R. should not al- low a passenger to buy a ticket on a harvesters" excursion in the future unless he can present a certificate that he is a law abiding citizen. The ofiering prizes for authentic fish sto- ics we beg to enter this one in the oinpetition. Since the above was written, we purposes. ;e the money for Senator MacKay's son, W. P. MacKay, was with Mr. Bayne just before I got the liquor. I got six or eight flasks, and a long bottlo, the_ latter for myself. The -rest was to bo handed out. I saw Bayne ,fill up the grip of whiskey for rny bro- ther, Luther Falconer in the hotel. Bayne asked one of us if we had a grip. He tolil me to go out and got one. I did so and he filled both. "We got two cases of whiskey. He askrd me if I could handle any whiskey lor City of .Medicine Hat Notice Passengers The CHy Council have made arrati gem en ts where- by a Bus will meet the Spokane Flyer at COLEEIDG-E for con- .vey ing passepgers between that station and Medicine Hat at a nominal charge of 75c each. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agentb Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd. All Standard Stocks Handled r WANTED Good lots close in, also modern house iu good location. I Ha Realty Co, I llartj: (Orchtttral PianUte) Teacher of pianoforte, organ, and oice production. Visits or receives pupils, prepara ory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard "Houmt, Crabb HAMILTON YOUNG and Room Block. K.C., D.C.L., 8. Morton B. C. i CONYBEARE JONES Barristers, Solicitors, Etc Office: Conybeare Block. Alia. W. C. SIMMONS Advocate, Barrister, Etc. Oilice: Southard Block. HEAD B. C. t Coal, Ice and J DRAYING R. G. AODISON Successor B. C. MOORE Oiwctor and Embalm.r to Presbyterian OhureL Office Phoue 102. Residence 136 P. B. ROLFSOH ARCHITECT Room 9 Whitney Block. Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH ONE 63 Notice RAICHERS i STOCKMEN LIVERY BARN TO EXCHANGE FOR STOCK-, Livery barn on Regina-Prince Al- bert brrich of C. N. Rv. with room for 160 head horses, in live town of 700 population, goon school, coun- try well settled. Will take stock for part on full payment. For particu- lars see FORD TYLER Lethbridge Hotel; Lethbridge. JAS. A. MACDONALD ARCHITECT Southard Block, Redpath Strt.v Lethbridge, Alta. THE MISSES BROOK Fashiortable Dressmakers Children's Clothes and Plain Sewing 41 Argyle Avenue E.ROBERTS City Clerk Mr. Stanley down there. I said j For the Canadian National Exhtbi.: have received the following almost ndentical story from B. F. Kean. dated at Spanish Station, August was fishing one day lately on a small lake near here and having real good luck. I hooked onto a good big rock bass and was pulling it in when a hirge pike made a run and took the.rock bass half into his mouth and I landed the two nan. The piKe weighed nhout 6 pounds. How is that? and He gave it to me. Bayne f knew I had not' been a supporter of Stansfield's party hitherto." tion, to bo held at Toronto, August! 28th to September 14th, tht Canadian' Pacific Railway have in effect Got Gripful. j special round trip rat.s. For full Suther Falconer swore that he met information as to rates dates of sale, Ring Up 108 When you want DRAYING Done promptly and satisfactorily JOHN BROOIE TOO TRUE (Orillia Packet.) The Port Hope Times says that Ln cal Option would kill that town. Then an example of "killing a dead thing" would no longer be lacking. WINNIPEG GRAIN MARKET Winnipeg. Man.. Aug. ing sensational happened on local markets today and trailing was dull. Bayne and W. P. MacKay, son of Senator MaeKay, on nomination day and got a grip full of booze. He got altogether twenty-four bottles that day, and got about half a dozen but- tles from Bayne at Five Island? tliej day before the election. j McDonald, the first witness, was in the room when Suther Falconer got his liquor. There was quite a crowd in thf Stanley Hotel, whore he got the whiskey. J. Bayne Morrison swore that lie! saw Bayne on -nomination day, and I he said he thought there was sonic j money for the district -of Five Is- lands. He got sonio money from Bayne at the Stanley .Hotel, Truro. Then- was a roll of dollars, probably twenty. "He toM me." said the wit. i ness, to make the bcist use of it T i could in Stansfield's interests. I limits, etc., apply to the nearest C. P. R. Ticket Agent. 09.17 i L. M. JOHNSTONE Barrister and Solicitor Office adjoining (Jnion 23-1 yr W. R. BROWN House painter, paper hanger, wood finisher, etc. Carriage Painting a Specialty Phone ]24 25 Argyle J SATISFACTION! unties of the excursionists is a dis- grncc. Let us have no more of this cmsK of "low down" easterner tra.- at veiling westward. (III. SEE THE COUNTRY Our business men stay in the city opened strong and remained j treated the boy.-s every time tlu-y: thus until tho close. August opened along. T pot a letter from Mr. 110 1.2 and closed 1.2 hiphe: at Hall, tin- Secr.-tary and agent of SepU-rnb'T. closed at 93 also a i Conservative party her.-. vto Mr. i half higher than previous Tho; Bayne. I burnt that letter. It j oat.- market op--n out on them a lit. Up0n Mr. Uayne. T calli-d tie. American marlM.s advanced, i Mr. Rayne because it was r. portal Minneapolis nioviiif: up :L8 whilu! was 'the man b.himl the pun.' That's what every job we do gives: We guarantee to please you, for we thoroughly understand our business. We have a large stock of Wall Paper at our and see it. See us for Paiotiif, Paper Hanging, Moose Decorating, etc. WELLINGTON BROS. Corner Culbill and Courtland Lethbridge ND 410 ROUND STREET LOOK FOE THE SIGN We have a large consign- ment very superior sec- ond-hand Household Fur- niture on sale at onr rooms. If you are looking for first class goods at third class o _ prices, come and inspect our stock. Waddington ubixm -TELEPHONE: WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPEHANCEi UNION in MetUodist Wesley Church Veri lima i-'riduy iu the mouth ai .30 p. m. Visitors always welcome. MHS. E. HUMPHRIES, Eres. CHAS. McCLENAGHAN, Secretarj Meet 83-0 Lethbridge Lodge (39) A, F. A. M., G. R. A. Rr-gular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 Visiting brethren will always receive a hearty welcome. A.C.MESSER. G.V.STORKEY. M. Secretary. P. 0. Box letlitiFiilge iene XQ. n i Meets J and ;Jrd M o n d a in K. of F Hall at o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. S. G. DA VIES, W.P- 24.1 y T. Jfc WHITE, W. S too much of their time, i uuu t i no out to see tho country- enough. What should be organized right awivv is a business men's excursion down the A. R. T. to Cnrdston ami thrn smith to Warner. A day's trip through the fields would inspire am- ongst our business pVii'iT con- fidence Ln the city and district. It would satisfy them that a city with a groat future. They would return with groater optimism than ever and would bo mon; dotci mfned than ever to bohind and push aloncr every movommt for thv improvfment and development of this city. The narrow Riin.crt' Mr-as of some of them would be discarded nrul oy brojirf puage plnns. out and see the country. They don't markets a Closing Cash I got a number of flasks fmm at Island.-; on the day of Prices election, or the day befoiv. T also gut twi-nty-five dollars on elco.j I Hani day. I'.ayne call-nl me into a No. I Xi.rth.-fn Of Corb.-tt's Hotel, ami hamU-d Xo. '2 Northern 105; jt done up in a parcel with an j elastic band around it. appar. Whit.- Silently had faith that T could pull 39 them in or he would not have civen H.-trley i the dough." "Did Jobn on tho mr.ru. f-ipnl election day. about a week be. federal direct 110! yoii to Bayne f'T financial assistance. ___.saying. 'Whatevrr you (Morrison> win out of it could be h that announcement wc.nld have start- lert nlmost a'i Tho Dr. at that time the niovt famous proach i-, in Toronto. His sensational ser- mons drew immense crowils and he hnd a larpe following. Rut like ma- ny hero of tho his popu-i ilhe University of AlbErta The Philistine Is among tho now arrivals at tho Pioneer Book Store j1 STRATHCONA, ALTA. Also 4 "The Mackenzie Basin" it Chas. Mair 4 The ftlberta Railway and Irrigation Company Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS ON THE MARKET lots North of the Railroad and Wist of WestiinsterU. FROM EACH Also a few Acre Lots East of Westminster Road, each 8, SHOE m Cl.iss'-'S open Sept mber 23rd, 1003. Courses offon-d If-iuling to R.A. STK! B.Sf. Dogrees. Four scholarships of SlOO.fK) each open for c-ompc-tition at ihe ulation Ex.nminalions in September. For particulars write the PresSdon? j of the University, Strathcona, Alta. TERMS EASY One-third cash, one-thinl fi nths, balance 12 months. rvor nnnnm libgptj Co, (Uri Ito, Canadian Order ot Foresters Court No. 262 Meets K. of P Hall last Thursday of month. Visiting Brethren Welcome j. F. ROGERS; C.R A. NEIDtG, F.S. A REFRESHING TREAT )n A warm day is a glass of pure, cold and sparkling Alberta's Prido It not only relievos your thirst mt it braces you to endure the ning effcts of September's boat. The. jest-people in Loth bridge know the beneficial effects of pure beer, es.. is guaranteed as LOUut NO. 44 C. B. P. O. E. Meets on second Tuesday of each month at 8.15 p.m. E. A. SHARMAN, E. 11. M. PRIEST. Secretary. when it brewed by LETHBRIDGE BREWING MALTING COMPANY, Ltd Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 293. Sons of liuilari lentil Soriet) P ir, the KiiiKl.ts of Pjthia- Halt evrry first thirxJ TluirorlBy in the wioiitJi nt 8 p.m. Virtiiing always we! com P. Wnltor Fn-1 T. Robins, W. Box 57. First-class Cafe IN TUER IOIEI BIKIKe ROM Short Order Between Meals CARROLL DOYLE Lodge NORTH-WEST ASSOCIATION OF STATIONARY ENGINEERS Meet in the LRbor Hall sec- ond and fourth Mondays in month. Employers joquiring certificated en- gineers, and engineers out of employ- ment, would do well to communicate with U3. ROBERT NEVIN, Clriet W. A. BIOKSON, Secretary. H-lyrtl-w ;