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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 28, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Wednesday, August 28,1012 THE LETHBKIPGE DAILY HERAT.!* Page 9 It be-niga Owed Luek an Baking day bieiUM every refttiieite of � perfect baking powdar ia embodfcad in "Albarta'a Beet." "Albierta't Beef ia pura, ab-colutaly pura. "Allwrta'a Baat ia pefectly fraa from any tubatanoe injurious to health. "Albwrta'a Beat" It Uniform- OaflnKa Triad-It ia known by goad oooka everywhere--Aek your grocer for it today. OFFICIAL FIGURES FOR STREET CARS LARGE NUMBER CARRIED IN THE FOUR DAYS THEY WERE IN OPERATION Twenty-two thousand, five bundled and sixty-four passengers were carried by the street cars during the four days they were in operation. The complete figures were compiled .today and are as follows : Passengers Carried Aug. 18.............................. Aug. 19 ______,.............._..... 1909 Aug. 20 .............................. 5617 (Aug. 21 .............................. 7482 Receipts 'Aug. 18....... Aug. 10 ....... -Aug. 20 ...... iAug. 21 ....... 'Aug. 18 Aug. 19 Aug. 20 Aug. 21 22564 $366.65 315.10 ^55.60 Earnings $1390.55 . $209.1)4 . 22-1.72 ... ^25^.64 .; fi86.24 U025.51 The difference between the receipts and earnings, $365.01 is represented in the number of tickets bought and still in the hands of the people of tho citv. CITY AND DISTRICT Warner Fair A copy of tho prize list of the second annual exhibition of the Warner Agricultural Society which will be held on September 10th and 11th, next, has just been received. The list �hows attractive variety In the matter of prizes to be offered for poultry, live stock and cereals, vegetables, etc. Warner fair should be a good one. James Leithead's Funeral Tho funeral of the late James Leith-ead took place this afternoon from iFettorly's undertaking parlors to the public cemetery. The arrangements �were in charge of the local Masonic brethren, many of whom attended in pi body. WELL WORTH KNOWING There are many imitations of Kel-logg's Toasted Corn Flakes. None of them equal the genuine. Look for the signature and be sure of satisfaction. Order Kellogg's today. METHODISTS IN DISTRICT MEETING Passed Resolution Congratulating Mr. Perry on Election to Presidency The financial district meeting of the Lethbridge District of the Methodist church, was held today in Wesley Methodist church, with Rov. T. P. Perry, president of the Alberta conference, in the chair. Wben the meeting opened this morning the following delegates were on hand, John Ten-nant, Iron Springs, lay delegate, Revs. Chas. Blahop, R. R. Hawtin, C. R. Cor-, coran, T. C. Buchanan, Walter M. Peterson, George Edwards, R. G. Ferguson, B.A., and B. J. Fairweatlier. Congratulate Praaident- Tbe following resolution was carried congratulating Rev. T. P. Perry on his election as president of the Alborta Conference, namely: "Movediby C. R. Corcoran, seconded by R. R. Hawtia, that we, the members of the Lethbrldge District, assembled in Finance District meeting, take this our fiist opportunity of offering to you, Sir, our most hearty congratulations, because of the high and honored position as Conference President, to which your, brethren of the Conference have elec-; ted- you. We assure you of our most hearty co-operation and earnest pray-.' ers that this be the most blessed years in your ministry and the best year in the history of Alberta ConferJ ence." . r. The session this afternoon" was taken up'with a discussion' of affairs pertaining to the financial condition ot the district. FULL EQUIPMENT WAS PROMISED WILL BE SUPERINTENDENT, BOAT HOUSES AND LIFE SAVING APPARATUS AT LAKE Boat houses, bathing houses, life saving appliances and a superintend-, ent will he, placed at Henderson Park lake next1 spring by the city to aid in the pleasure seeking of the citizens who will make the lake a sport rendezvous during the summer months. This was the promise- made- today at a short meeting o[ the Parks Committee of the council called by Chairman Skeith for the purpose of getting some plan of action formulated so that the work might be commenced on the scheme during the winter months. Mr. llarrowman was present representing the Lethbridge Aquatic club, and was well satisfied with the promises made by the committee. The boat houses will all be neat in appearance, private boat houses will have to conform to the architecture to the boat house built by the city. The nrain building will be rented to the Aquatic club at a nominal figure. It is thought that the money received from the boating and bathing privileges will he sufficient to pay the cost of keeping a 'superintendent at the lake. ATTENDED LIBERAL � CONFERENCE Ottawa, Aug. 27.-Hon. J. A. Calder, of Regina, was in the city today. .Mr. Calder this morning attended the Liberal conference, at which it was decided to defer Sir Wilfrid's western visit until after the crops have been harvested, rt is understood that both Mr. Calder and Senator Jaimes Ross, of iMoose Jaw, who were also present, suggested that it would be better to have any Western meetings, which may be held, in October. MILADI edited BY "INO" trrff phones: �sMbbp Office, 1224 ::-:: ReeMene* 111* - Tomorrow's fate, though thou be wise, Thou canst not tell, nor yet surmise; Pass, therefore, not today in vain, Fct It will never come again. -Omar Khayyan.  * * Defer not till tomorrow to be wise. Tomorrow's sun on thee may never rise; Or should tomorrow chance to cheer thy sight With her enlivening and unlook'd for light, How grateful will appear her dawning rays, As favors unexpected doubly please. -Cosgreve.    Miss Ada Wright, Lethbridge, is spending a week's visit in Cardston, the guest of Mrs. Fred Burton.   Miss Boles has returned from Mus-koka, where she spent the summer.  �  Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Hings left yesterday morning to spend a few days in Banff.    MIbs Cochrane, of Moose Jaw, is the guest ot her sister, Mrs. J. H. Cheney.    Mr. and Mrs. C. Begin have left for Victoria, IS. C, to attend the forestry convention.  * * Mrs. C. D. Leader has returned from a pleasant visit at Crow's Nest.  �  Miss Ola Cavanagh has returned from a six weeks' visit in Nelson and other western points. me* Mrs. J. E. Lethbridge and daujjn-ter, Helen, leave tomorrow on a week's trip through the mountains, and up the Arrow Lakes.    Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kaake, of Dresden, Ont., are visiting at the home of their son, .Mr. M. K. Kaake, 1210 Third avenue South. � � .Miss Corrigan, of Moose Jaw, who is the guest of her sister, Mrs. j. V. Cook, will return home on Saturday.  �  Dr. Hotson, of Woodstock, Ont, is the guest of his sister, Mrs. C. P. Leader, and brother, Mr. G. E. Hotson,    Mrs. W. Forbes, of Vancouver, who has been the guest of Mrs. J. B. Laid-law, for the last two weeks, left for. home yesterday morning.  �  Mr. Harold Higinbotham, who has been visiting in the east, has been articled to a firm of aTchltects in Toronto, to take a course with them.    The tennis dance, which will fce held in the S. O. E. hall on Friday .evening, is being eagerly anticipated, and will prove an interesting diversion in a socially quiet week.  * � The children of Mr. and Mrs. L. F. Bonnell, who have been ill with scarlet fever, are entirely recovered, End it is expected that the quarantine will be raised next Tusday.   . Mrs. Ralph Shantz and Miss Agar are entertaining at a china shower this evening at the home o-f the former, in courtesy to Miss Rietta Podgor, whose marriage to Mr. Crawford vill be celebrated next Wednesday.    Mr. J. D. Higinbotham and children, Marjorie and Norman, are expected back from the E|ast this week. Mrs. Higinbotham will not return with them, as she will spend some time at Clifton Springs, New York.    Invitations are issued for a wedding reception at the home of Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Gould, Raymond, in honor of the QUAKER BREAD GOOD THREE TIMES A DAY Phone 1027 or 378 and one of our wagons will call John Gilmore, 1610 2nd Ave- a>N- Plant open for your inspection at all times rsaxas marriage of Miss Jennie Coxon and Mr. Thomas Allen. The.affair 1h to be held tonight, at 8 o'clock.   � Mrs. Lombard, of Minneapolis, arrived in the city today to join her daughter, who has been the guest of Mrs. F. W. Downer, Westminster House. They will take up their residence on Thirteenth street. �   Dr. and Mrs. Ecklin, Mrs. P. L. Naismlth, and Mr. Andrew Naismith left this afternoon for Banff, and will go to Calgary for the Stampede. Dr. and Mrs. Ecklin and Mr. Andrew Naismlth will leave for Ottawa from Calgary.  a  Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Elton and children expect to leave on Saturday on an extended visit to Washington and Virginia, and on the return trip will visit in New York. They will be away from the city for a couple of months.    Mr. Will Bedford, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Professor Begennan, of the Iowa State Teachers' College, who have been guests with the formers brother, Mr. L. D. Redford, en route home from Portland, Ore., left for Iowa this morning.   � Tbe ladles of the city will be interested in seeing the large assortment of imported hats, which Miss Tilney is displaying at her autumn millinery opening tomorrow and the following days. A great many have been import ed direct from London, Eng., and are the last word in correct fall chapeaux. �   A Toronto despatch today states: "A visit to her dentist, and the advice of her physician that, in view of ber recent illness, it would be unwise to keep too many social engagements for a while, combined to prevent the Duchess of Conaught's presence at the Exhibition this -morning, with the Governor-General and the Princess. The Duchess will, howrever, accompany the Duko on the trip West."    Invitations are out for the marriage of Miss Mary Georglna Nanton, eldest daughter of Mr.'arid Mrs. Augustus M. Nanton, and Mr. Douglas Lome Cameron, eldest son of the Lieutenant-Governor and Mrs! Cameron. The marriage will take place in St. Luke's Church, on Thursday afternoon, September 5, at half/past three o'clock, and will be followed by a reception at the family residence, Kilmorie, Ros-lyn road.-Winnipeg Post.    ALDER DUDAS The marriage of Miss Annie Dudas to Mr. Joe Alder, of Grassy Lake, was solemnized at Stafford on Tuesday, August 27, by the Rev. Father Rosenthal, of St. Patrick's Church. Miss Minnie Vaselenak was bridesmaid, while Mr, Dick Alder, brother of the groom, performed the duties of groomsman. Mr. and Mrs. Alder will reside at Grassy Lake.    GREEN-LYONS St. John, N. B.. Aug. 27.-S. Hart Green, M.P.P. for North Winnipeg, the youngest member of any Canadian legislature, and the only Jewish mem bar, was married today at the home of his parents here to Miss Aimmee Lyons, of Winnipeg. Clubs and Societies The Daughters and Maids of England will hold their regular meeting tonight In the S. O. E. hall at eight o'clock sharp. # * � The ladies of the Women's Missionary Society of Westminster Church are reminded of the meeting, which will be held in the church at three o'clock tomorrow afternoon. The opening of the mite boxes will be a feature. THE USUAL SAW-OFF Toronto, Aug. 28.-The election petition filed in East Middlesex by the Conservatives when Robert Sutherland, the Liberal candidate, was elected and the cross petition of the Liberals in reply to the attempt to unseat their member ,will likely^be disposed of next month. As the man is dead whose election the. Conservatives protested, it is likely the proceedings will be dropped. This means also that the Liberals protests against the election of Hon. Dr. Reaume in North Essex and against Duncan McArfhur in North Middlesex will be dropped. ? WILL APPEAL TO HAGUE ? -. � ? ? Washington, Aug. 28.-Great Britain has reaffirmed its protest against, the Panama canal bill. In a note filed today with the Stato Department, by A. Mitchell Innes of the British embassy here, it was stated that if a satisfactory agreement, could not be reached Great Britain would appeal to the Hague Tribunal for arbitration. WE BEG TO ANNOUNCE to all our Patrons that we are making an important change in our DELIVERY SYSTEM' which'we feel will insure them a prompt and secure service. Our aim has always been to give our customers a thoroughly up-to-date service and in order to accomplish this,end we have introduced, commencing TODAY, a new system for our Delivery Men to follow. - , Briefly it is this-each driver is provided with a Delivery Sheet, on which is detailed the contents of his wagon, and each Customer is asked to sij�n tJiis sheet on receipt of parcel. This may appear unnecessary to you, but our reason is not only to simplify matters in the tracing of stray parcels, but on the Driver's return to the store with the sheet duly signed, we know that your purchase has been satisfactorily delivered. . We feel sure that if you will co-operate with us in this new movement you will be helping and promoting the most prompt and efficient' delivery service in this city. Thanking you for your patronage under the old system, and trusting ..in your hearty co-operation under the new, WE REMAIN, THE HUDSON'S BAY CO. Premier Borden Recei ves (Continued from front page). Continuing, she argued that men would be inclined to emigrate to those countries where their women folk find themselves in a state of political freedom. A Possible Tactic "We have been definitely considering," she went on, "whether we are to hold a great propaganda, advising women not to emigrate to Canada, but to .those colonies where they have the vote. ".Every Canadian statesman ought to think that an important question. "Then,' regarding the state of affairs in this country-" Premier Borden: "ff you will pardon me, I have really been too occupied to follow this question closely bere. I regdrd the' matter here as one for the' British people alone to settle themselves, and. for the same reason I hold the people of Canada must settle it for themselves." Miss Barrett: "Nevertheless, the agitation here has be�n very inconvenient to the present government, and has added materially to their difficulties. I think it is a real menace to their existence." Premier Borden: "What have I to do with that?" Miss Barrett: "I am coming to that. I suggest it will toe a very great mistake for any government to ignore such an agitation, and should like to impress on you that this agitation is going to stay. No government can afford to ignore it. Your reply this morning will regulate very much the kind of advice we give our friends in Canada. We shall definitely consider whether we shall not send someone out to conduct an agitation there." Was It a Threat At this point Mr. Borden looked at his watch, and remarked: "Am I to take that as a threat?" Miss Barrett: "We don't want to threaten." Alluding to the great public reception awaiting Premier Borden on his return, she hoped he would declare himself as representing not only the men, but the women of Canada. Mrs. Tuckwell. who followed, thought Canada wanted more women overseers to frustrate the agents of the wihlte slave traffic. Canadian Men Favorable Mrs. Tuckwell went on to say that her experience travelling in Canada as an agent of the British women's emigration association, was that the men there were quite favorable to women having votes. Miss Sharp, who followed, remarked that her own brother, who was in Canada, was always wanting her to go out and join him, but Bhe preferred The Medical Profession all recognize Abbey's Effervescent Salt as the ideal laxative and cure for constipation-corrects the fault and invigorates (he whole system. ASK YOUR DOCTOR Two Sites 25 and 60 Cents ALU DRUGGISTS. 8 illiHHillHBMIIt staying in the fryingpan instead of Calling into what might be the Are. Premier** Reply Premier Borden In replying, alluded first to the white slave traffic and asked the ladles to send him In confidence any details as to how the traffic in Canada was carried on. Continuing, he explained how tbe provinces absolutely controlled the franchise so far as election of provincial legislatures was concerned. For the last fifteen years. the Dominion parliament had maintaned a law under wheh the provincial franchise applied to election of members of parliament; If the' re-! form was to'be got in Canada, and he announce what the deputation suggested, he would be announcing a departure from the policy of fifteen years. It was obvious that sucb a departure would require more consideration than he could give it In a few minutes that morning. "Whether" he went on, "we shall enact a general franchise law for federal affairs is a matter not yet taken into consideration by the present administration, and until it was suggested that we revert to the old practice it would be manifestly Impossible for me to make any announcement on the situation. Therefore, it resolves itself to this, .that you must go to the nine provincial legislatures, or we shall have to be convinced that it is expedient to abolish a law which has been in force fifteen years. To. disregard provincial enactments and establish a general franchise. Wat this a Snub So far as the British situation ia concerned, it is a question for the British people alone. I do not interfere for the same reason. I would not expect to find any one coming to Canada to interfere. As far as your action at the present time is concerned. May I be permitted to make one remark, I think the women of Canada are sufficiently capable and intelligent to judge these matters for themselves. I would like to add, I shall be most happy to receive any deputation of women in Canada made for the bona fide purpose of laying before me their views. I do not want you to be led into likening too closely conditions in Canada with those here. I am not aware that the law of Canada is at present unjust to any body of women. So far as the Dominion legislature is concerned we should be most eager to remove injustice If any exists. If you have any real representations regarding the homestead laws We shall he happy to consider them. Regarding the position of Australia and New Zealand, I am not prepared to discuss them now. The responsibility for any action you may take will be yours and not ours. "Something has been said," went on the Canadian Premier, "about militant methods, i I do not know if that is Intended to be a threat." Miss Barrett, "It is a. mere statement of fact." Premier Borden: "Very well. My action in public life in the. past, as I hope it will be In the future, is dictated by what I think to be in the interests of the people as a whole and humanity generally. Any suggestion as to methods will not have the slightest effect on me. 1 am perfectly ready to listen to reason and argument and weigh them with the utmost possible care, but If 1 am to be subjected to methods which make my life unpleasant, or inconvenient,-or-even-shorten it, I frankly tell you, these latter considerations will not govern my- action in the matter in the least." Mr. Borden later received a djepdta-tion of anti-suffragettes and traversed the same ground in lu\s reply. MUST BUY THE LETHBRIDGE BEER judgment given in interest. ing leased hotel case at macleod ' sod, Aug. 28.-In the case ol K'. vs. Monaban, which waa tried befor-3 Mr. Justice Walsh at the special; sitting of .the Supreme Court here last, spring, judgment has been given for the plaintiff. The judgment carries costs. This was an action brought for the rectification of a lease; The plaintiff, Mrs. Hudd, leased her hotel to tbe defendant, and he claimed that the lease also included a store. -His Lordship held that it did not. His Lordship also held that the pre-, sent lessees of the hotel must continue to purchase their supplies of ale, lager, etc., from the Lethbridge Brewing Co., as this was a condition under 'which the Brewing Co. had advanced, the money on mortgage. The plaintiff also asked to have it declared that she was not obliged to renew the lease for a period of fiv� years, but this was not granted. LUCKY BOY HAD WEALTY FRIEND Kingston, Ont., Aug. 23.-Harold O. Arthur was arraigned before Judge Price this morning on a charge of embezzling the sum of $31,507 from, the Merchants Bank where he waa employ, ed as teller, pleaded guilty and waa allowed to go on suspended sentence. It is understood that relatives ot the-young man have made good the lost to the bank-. THE EBERTS CASE Macleod, Aug. 28.-J. W, Mac-Donald, barrister of this town left yesterday for Toronto and other eastern points on a vacation. Mr. Macdonald will visit Ottawa, where he will appeal before the Supreme Court Jn the EbcrU murder appeal. It is expected that the Crown will be represented by F. B. Johnston, K.C., of Toronto. EHOLT SCENE SERIOUS BLAZE Grand Dorks, B. C, Aug. 27.- Eholt has been visited by fire for the second time  in the past lew mouths, the loss totalling some $14,000. This tj'imu two hotels were destroyed, a, drug store and contents, post office building, an empty store and a dwelling .house. The insurance carried by the sufferers only amounted to $i,000.-The origin of the Wale ia unknown, but, it is supposed to have been caused by the carelessness of some men sleeping in one of the unoccupied buildings. DIDN'T JOIN THE UNION North Bay, Aug. 28.-,!. BerubB, M. V., graduate of Laval University, Montreal, was sentenced to five months in the Central prison by Magistrate Wei-gcr in default.of fines and costs aggregating $162.61 on five charges of practicing mie'dieine illegally in Bon-field, not having passed the Ontario medical council examination. Or* Morse's Indian Root Pills are made according to a formula in use nearly a century ago among the Indians, and learned from them by Dr. Morse. Though repeated attempts have been made, by physicians and chemists, it has been found impossible to improve the formula or the pills. Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills area household remedy throughout the world for Constipatioa and all Kidney and Liver troubles. They act promptly and effectively, and - ' Cleans* the System ;