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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 27, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta Ttie Lethbriilgr Daily Herald. Saturday. August 27. IMP. We guarantee you June weather inside when it's January outside NO matter how-cold and blustery the weather may be outside, you enjoy the warm, balmy air of June in your this coming winfer if you have the Sunshine furnace in your cellar. The. Sunshine furnace is so perfectly constructed it .simply must heat your home to your entire satisfaction. If it fails to do so it is be- cause of some error in in- stallation. In such a case we will send one of our ex- pert furnace men who will discover the error and have it corrected. You are absolutely cer- tain of a comfortable home when you buy the Sxmshine. It is guaranteed by us to you. We have a competent agent in your locality. Con- sult him about size of furnace and arrangement of registers. 47 Hilary's shine CONTRACTS LET AT FERNIE, B.C Don't dope the- baby! DISTRICT NEWS London. Toronto, Winnipcfc. Vancouver, St. John, N.B, Hamilton. for Sale iiy Staffont-lgnev Co., teUibridge For Extending Sewer Sy- stem-Reception To Sir Wilfrid (Special to the Kernie, Aug. last night's council meeting the cua'.-vaot; tending the sanitary sewer svncm, for which debentures were j voted, was awarded to J. his bid for being the lowest I of seven tenders. Mr. Wood also has the contract lor j installing the storm sewer system j and has the work on that improve- ment nearing completion. The council also passed through its final stages, a byrlaw authorizing the expenditure of for a public li- brary to be placed in a room of the city hall. No Clergyman Present The body of Martin Haller, the man who shot young Pahr-er at Kragg, 1 and who was in turn shot by a mem- ber 01 the police force while endeavor- ing to escape arrest, was buried with- out ceremony of any yesterday afternoon by provincial govern- ment authority. It would seem that it would have been more decourous to have had a- clergyman in attendance upon the occasion. If for no other j reason than to protect the humane feeling of respect for the ending of. human life, should, be kept alive in every breast, it would have been better for the few who-are compelled .to attend to such duties to have had some more respect shown to a mem- ber of the great family .to which we the ceremony what- ever. Coroner's Inquest It is seldom; wise to give soothing syrup to fretful babies. The cries of the little folks are apt to be signs of indigestion. Nyal's Laxena is probably all that is required iu such cases. It instuut relief by reg- ulating the bowels and the stomach. In extreme eases ING may be used with confi- dence: When a mother is worn out aud her nerves on edge she will find Xyal's Soothing Syrup just what she wants to bring rest and peace to the distressed and disturbing infant; We rec- ommend Nyal's because it contains no opiates. It simply "produces a natural, healthy drowsiness. NEWS FROM TP. 2 R. 15 Theve was enough frost last Mon- night to uip the potato tops and other tender vegetables. Rev. Gordon, of Knox Presbyterian Church, Lethbridge, was a visitor at MoKiiight's Thursday night and was present at an entertainmeut given at Kippea's school house in 2-12'Friday returning homo Saturday. Some of the young people surprised Miss Myrtle Rouse Friday, evening. Miss Rouse intends to return to her j home iu Minnesota next Tuesday. j Rev. Clemens and family, of Milk i River were visiting Jerry Lewis t and McKnight Bros. Wednesday. i One of the things badly needed in this vicinity, is a Hour mill. "There is enough power in the river that is not utilized, to run a dozen mills, and although there is not a grea Qrop here this year, -we have some grain, and home market for the grain would lessen the cost of flour and would be appreciated by the settlers. Bethel Sunday school and church services at- Frank Smith's Sunday, Aug. 28. 1 FEEL iy Y DUTY To Give You a Statement In Reenl To 'Froit-a-tives'" pn HARBWIOCE, MIKAMICKI, N.B., Jan. i-th, 1910. SWEET VALLEY all belong than was shown by entire absence of anv ceremony PROGRAMME FOR children's j gramme ot carried out. The tug-of-war will again he I to fraternal orders as well as unions The coroner's inquest upon the races will be 1 death of Wm. Palmer was concluded last night and after hearing the testi- niony of Constable Lacey, to'the ef- Sold and guaranteed by ALL LETHBRIDGE DRUGGISTS with expectations of a grand Sweet Valley, Aug. Rick-j ett is remodelling his house, and is going to build a bungalow. He is also sporting a new driving team. The Rickett Bros, returned home from Gxanum Sunday. Mr. Koch is working in Carmangay. Carl Greenman came home irorri Brooks last Thursday. -----j Rev. D. Simpson preaches at Jerry time j Ricketts every alternate Sunday at 215) Constipation was the complaint _........_ was miserable as a result of this disease, and I became depressed and alarraed._ I was treated by physicians without the slightest permanent benefit, and I tried all kinds of pills aiid tablets but nothing did me any good. I sow the strong testimonial in favor of .by New Brunswick's 'Grand Old Mail', the Hon. John Costigan, and I knew that anything lie stated was honest and true and given only to help his fellow-men. I tried Fruit-a-tives' and the effects were most mar- vellous, and no w I am entirely well from all my Chronic Constipation that I suffered from for so many years. My general health is" once more excellent and I cannot say too much to express my thanks'for the great benefits derived from taking 'Fruit- a-tives A. G. WILLISTON. Frnit-a-tives is not got- ten up by druggists or expert know no thing about disease and the needs of the human is the scientific discovery of a _ well known physician, and is the only medicine in the world made ot fruit jmcea. 5oc. a box, 6 for or irial size, 250. At all dealers, or sent, postpaid, OH receipt of price by Fruit-a-tives Limited, Ottawa. next Monday, when the D.O.K.E. j three o'clock. delegation from "Spokane are to visit J. E. Creighton was a business vis- the local lodge. itor in Carmangay Friday. This-aSair was to have taken place j Jack Leonard was a Sunday visitor on the 15th, but the Spokane con-1 at- Armstrong's, tineent could not arrange to conrej Elmer Paulson was a visitor at upon that date. A grand time is be- ing arranged- for and many visitors from neighboring lodges are expected to be present and take part in the proceedings. j to enable the Canadian Order f. For- esters, last year's champions, 10 de- fend their place. 1 All entries must be in the hands cf the secretary. Symonds, P. 0. Box 444, by Sept. 1st. The fee for iall events except children's and j tug-oi-war is 25 cents. i A feature of the day will be the Baby Beauty Contest, vrhtch val- given. In this The Trades and Labor Council have __ 1 prepared. a S? 'f contest 'no account will be taken of K Labor Day, Monday, September 5th o_ beautv and it will, without doubt, put all i other celebrations ot the nature ever "i held, in the city, far in the shade. Following is the programme of events count-ing. No infants must be one vear old. Order of Procession The Trades and Labor Council ed.Unions, with.decorated floats. Val uable prizes given for the best Union Soats. 11.00 a.m. Speeches from platform on Gait square by D. McNabb, feet that he had, upon- the complaint of Mrs. Palmer, reported to Chief Samson, that Haller was of unsound mind and dangerous to-be allowed to be at liberty, and that he had asked for assistance to aid in the apprehen- sion of the man, ail of which had taken place some. time before the fatal shooting, rendered their verdict that Palmer had been killed by a shot from a gun in the hands o! Haller, and recommending that the Attorney-General be requested to make a thorough examination of the circumstances leading up to the trag- edy. Reception to Sir Wilfrid The preparations for the reception THE LETTER BOX head the procession in the morning, Of Right Honorable Sir Wilfrid Laur- other bodies following in the follow- j ier and his party next Tuesday even- ing order cal Union, Teamsters, Bartenders, Typographi- United Laundrv Mine Workers, Workers, Bar- ing, are being carefully" looked alter and a large turn-out of the people of Fernie and vicinity will 'be on hand Brewery Work- to extend a hearty welcome to the united Brotherhood of Bail-way first gentleman of the Dominion, and M.P-P., Lethbridger J. D. Harrag- Canr Qther UEionSj Musicians. j to show him as much of the citv and ton, oi Fernie, and others interested' in the labor movement. 1 p.m. Grand programme of sports commences. The races Ior which prizes are of- fered are as follows Races 100 Yards dash. 220 Yards dash. 440 Yards dash. 880 Yards dash. 1 Mile run. 2 Mile run. 100 Yards sack race. 50 Yards slow bicycle race. Three-Legged race. Boot race. Human wheelbarrow race. Union relay team race, 1 mile. Old man's race, 50 years and over. High jump. Hop, step and jump. Pole climbing for electricians. 100 Yards Union men only. 100 Yards T. L. C. Open tug-of-war, teams 01 nine. 1600-ft limit, weigh in Aug. 31st. Consolation race. 'i. Ladies' Races 50 Yards dash. Egg. and spoon race. Relay race, ladies and gents, 50 yards each. Boys' Races Sixteen years and 100 Yards dash. 50 Yards three-legged race. Girls' Races 50 Yards dash. Egg and spoon race. Relay race, girls and boys, 50 yards each. Dunns The Building Trades Council will lead the second section, followed by the Amalgamated Society of Carpen- ters, Electrical Workers, Plumbers and Steam-fitters, Lathers, Hod-Car- riers and Building Laborers, Sheet- metal Workers, Painters and Decora- tors, Bricklayers and Plas- terers. its improvements as will be possible during nis too brief stay. Personal News Rev. G. H. Williams, pastor ot the Broadway Methodist church, Winni- peg, stopped off here over night to have a look at New Fernie and to make a short call upon Rev. J. R. Dimmick, the local Methodist pastor. Following the unions will come the Rev. Williams is on his way home decorated floats. TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS Richard Gavin, one of the oldest residents of Toronto, dead. Senator Frye, president pro tern of the senate, and, next to Ms colleague, Senator Hale of Maine, ranking mem- ber of 'the upper branch of congress in continuous service, emphatically denies the report that he is to retire at the end of his present term, in 1913. Wilson S. Kinnear, assistant gen- eral manager of the Michigan. Central railroad, who built .the Detroit river tunnel, has accepted the position of president of the Belt Terminal at Kansas Cityr Mo. Twelve railroads entering there will .build a union sta- tion with six belt lines around the city which converge at the terminal. Kinnear's salary will foe from to ?50rOOO a year. the afternoon z. full pro- Be sure and .take a bottle of Cham- berlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy with you when starting on your trip this summer. It cannot be obtained on board the trains or steam- ers. Changes of water and climate of- ten" cause sudden attacks of diarrhoea, and. it is best to be prepared. Sold by all druggists. The destruction of the house fly is a public duty. Almost every American State Board of Health is carrying on "a crusade against him. His filthy origin and habits, and the fact that iiis Body is generally laden with disease-producing germs, makes him one of the greatest enemies of the human If the housekeepers of Canada will use WILSON'S FLY PADS from the, late session of the General conference at Victoria. Mr. Charles J. Watson and Mrs. Watson, of Glasgow, Scotland, have been sojourners in Femie for a iew days, guests of a brother, County Court Registrar Alec. Watson, an old timer of this district. Mr. and Mrs. Watson are taking a flying trip across the continent, go- ing to the coast and returning by the main line through Calgary. Mr. Watson is a member of the Glasgow Stock Exchange, and like all Scotchmen, much in love with his native town, with its in- habitants and its many financial and commercial enterprises. He has a much more vivid conception of the twentieth century Canada than he could have obtained by viewing us through the pages of books and the columns of newspapers, and is dis- posed to give us full credit for our geographical size, though reminding us that we are now but little more than seven times as large as his be- loved Glasgow, when measured by the figures of the man who counts noses. Like the Country Mrs. Watson observed, to the Her- ald representative that she had look- ed for more fields of waving grain than she had been able to catch, glimpses of as they flitted across the sea ot prairie stretching from Winni- peg to the mountains, and she had sonre curiosity to know from whence came the predicted bush- els of grain which the indefatigable newspaperman had assured them was THE SETTLER VS. THE RANCHER Editor Lethbridge Herald: the ranchers succeed in Whftting's Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Newton lost their' little daughter last week, with pneu-j monia, aged three years. j Seabacks were visitors at the canal ditch Saturday. Guy Paulson and Glen Armstrong were at Barons one day this week. Mrs. Geo. Shirley, sr., was a vis- itor of Mrs. J. Rickett Thursday. Glen Armstrong and Roy Wood- worth took a contract on the canal ditch. Pearl Paulson was" a visitor o! Mrs. est game-of the. season. The" player were a "Duke's those wh had never played, some who hadplajl ed in- their youth, some who had bee j benched from the famous Bow Island regulars, and a few old has-beens. Mrs. Roy White entertained the T. R." Y. club and' their gentlemen friends "Tuesday night, in honor of Miss Ida Pollette, who is her guest- Van Bell has severed his connection with the Bow Island Trading Co. and is -holding down his homestead these days. The townspeople and countrysid turned-out en masse to cheer on. Archie Dulmage, bein ers, and right there we see the finish "of the town dudes. Dr. and Mrs. Ross and children vis- friends here this week and in- orm us they at Coleman, Mrs. A. S. Ellsworth left for a visit to Spokane. NEWS ITEMS FROM LAKE MCGREGOR their attempt to starve out the set- J Harry Rickett Sunday, tiers? .It is this question alone that: A niece of Joe Eskiland's is visit- ing them for a few days. Will Shirley is' a Carmangay visit- or this week. Beatrice Foster spent a few days (Gleichen We have had several fine rains here recently, which has materially aided the grass and will do much good. A. Jackson and Armstrong Bros, an obliging'are busy haying on the Indian re-. soul and knowing that his life insur serve these days. ance was paid up, was persuaded tqj' S. Shortridge, of Brunette, had act as umpire, as no one else would some hard luck in the prairie fire a risk it. The game was delayed, not couple of weeks ago. He lost all his is causing a number of settlers along the Milk River to desert their homes, and a larger number contemplating the same movement. They are not doing this because they have lost faith in the country, as is claimed by some of the outside, papers, but are of one. voice, and that long- as j this locality is overrun by thousands and -thousands of stock they have no chance, a.s there is no law against it, and no such thing as trespassing even Known. -The ranchers are utilizing -our with her brother near Lethbridge last week. BOW ISLAND Bow Island. Aug. Uoyd visited her daughter, Mrs. C. R. Hands, at Sunnyvale, who is quite ill with appendicitis. Landlord Needham has been ordered a complete rest by the doctor, as he as the Bow Island Review had it, for the ump. to finish his smoke, hut because some little .playing catch, had lost the only good ball in the city and all hands had to turn out to hunt it. (The said little boys will never do it They didn't like to hurt anyone's feelings so ev- erybody was allowed 'one run and. some got 3 or 4. The only accidents reported were, one corn hit, by T. W. Dyer, and one pair of suspenders busted by Frank Sutton. They have accepted a challenge from the Farm- buildings and effects, besides four horses and a cow and calf. In fact about all he saved was his life and overalls. D. Hardwick, after being burnt out in the Rocky Buttes, has moved his hay camp to the Indian reserve. N. Synge, of Synge Bros., is busy harvesting his crop these -days. It is_ not a heavy crop brat it is as 'good-as the average in the valley. Mrs. L. Styles is contemplating a trip to Texas for the coming winter. She must think Alberta is cold. homesteads and pre-emptions on j had a severe attack of heart trouble which- we- are -paying interest, local] last week, which looked pretty sera improvement taxes.'-and school taxes, j To -see- the -great.ixumljer of -horses, j cattle and sheep, reminds -one of the olden times and the buffalo, instead of -a country set-tied up in 1908. build a lawful fence around a half section would mean a very great expense, tout a fence 'that- would take care of -bur own: stock would only- cost one-half as much, -and it would- not be necessary -to fence the whole half as far as our own 'stock is concerned. A lawful fence or no other fence will ous for a while. The firm of Coip Co. dissolved partnership las week. Mr. Colp will continue th hardware business, and Mr. Watersci is undecided yet what he will do. "We hope; he decides to stay in Island, as we would be sorry to los such a genial up-to-date business man- Miss Gilchrist has been engaged t teach Bar V. school. Miss Darkia will' take charge of the Bow Islanl1 keep out range: cattle on a dry year, school. if -there is anything green on the j other side. I know of instances where settlers have 'stayed up every night for a month guarding a green patch of oats or a potato patch, tout in the end 'become "worn out from loss of sleep and the night stragglers would get it clean in one night, besides stringing enough fence to take him a day to repair same. There is no such a thing as hay and will not be unless the prairie is given a much needed rest of about two seasons, as it is about as bare as an asphalt pavement We cannot figure out yet what will become of our few head of stock this winter. One of the most Important facts, which is without doubt the most dis- graceful, contemptible schemes, is that these cattle have been driven- on our premises at night. A number of us can vouch for this. We have endured these things for nearly two years now. We are discouraged and disgusted, but we believe if the mat- ter was handled properly and these facts laid before the proper authori- ties, so that they would see just one- half of what we have to contend with, we 'believe the government would pro- tect us, and as soon as" we can say to the ranchers, "no trespassing" you will see this country along the Milk River Valley, up with, the rest, a rich agricultural district, as we believe Sunny Southern Alberta !has the great- Geo. Heiser moved into his neitf residence last week, adjoining A- R Hines. Mr. and Mrs. Foster .will take his place as managers of the Bow, Island hotel. Everybody had a fine time at the baseball dance at Lindquist though the attendance was smaller than usual. Prof. Tremblay furnish- ed the music. Work.is progressing rapidly On tha English manse in spite of the cold weather.' Postmaster Hopkins is improving his house by a coat of white paint. The ball game last Thursday be- tween the Internationals (business men) and Cosmopolitans (bankers, carpenters and was the liveli- Hundred Pattern Hats on Ex- hibit, Displaying the Latest Ideas In Fall Millinery 514 Dufferin St. L. A. Scott, Manager forthcoming from the parched soil of! est future ahead of It of any locality those long stretches of prairie which, in the I thank you. Mr. 'Editor, for the val- uable space you have given, and I have -tried to be as 'brief as possible, considering the position we are In. "SETTLER." had glided by them as they journey- ed westward with only here and there a glimmering of a patch of grain looking like a postage stamp upon a huge envelope, as it floated by in that endless stretch of vacant land, and they both declared their in- tention of repeating their visit next year, saying they wll both be better able to grasp the enormousness of the new Dominion after having taken a flying first view of the land. They left for the coast by way of the beau- tiful lake route. D. O. K. Coming James Smith, of the Moorish Pal- ace Hotel, Toronto, is dead. He for. merly conducted hotels at Sudbury and Orilla. _ IVJ1C u persistently, this peril would be tremendously reduced. The Knights of Pythias are agog in the If your liver is sluggish and out of tone, and you feel dull, bilious, consti- pated, take a dose of Chamberlains Stomach and Liver Tablets tonight be- fore retiring and you will feel all right Sold by all druggists. Millinery Opening HOT L J. McLeay Suite 2 Hill Block, upstairs Redpatli Street APPRENTICE WANTED ot. r. CO Box ;