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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 2, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta December 2. THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED .Kxitilml'vn rlsht" In cllmioim of Idls In Subdivision lllock I, ill n 'lij'lco and Icniifi l.luil. to Innuru 'linintullato; UiBiioniil. lpln afti sHualod oil lull Norlli uixl A'vonuit A. North, within 160 yards or llith Slroiit.' I'rli'os ranse from in J380.0II each lonnii of .JfiO.OO ilov.n ;uid balance of pur montn. TlilH Is ii sploiKlfri opporl.nnlt.v far anyone HccurlnK clone- In property wltli tilt; jiricu and tunutj rlslit. Thoro aru only U loU, no get In now ii yon want one. North Lethbridge Realty Co. PHONE 536 NORTH LETHBRIDOE To Exchange for Farm Land A tfemitiful (en acre Irrigated tract, In the Spokane Valley Pnsl Falls, Idnho. Five iicro bearing orchard; Rood seven room houEO. good bam and out-huIldiugB complete. One mtle to KlslitU Grade School. Uooil ideal home place. Do you O. T. IATHROP For Sale Two-choice lots on lane-facing east on 18th St. Smitk, Block L. each; terms cash, IwuI-WJCftC-iwid IS-iTwwvtiis, at 8 per cent. Loans, Ifwuraoce and Real Estate Alberta Loan and Investment Co. Ofice 418-5th St. S. Phone 1214 Fire Iniurance CHEAP Money tb Loan HOMES K room, 2 storey house, on 1 1-2 lots, near Galbraith terms, 375.00 cash, monthly. Five roomed, fully modern cottage, on one lot, half block from line, cash, balance iu five years. The C. B. Bowman Agency .CADIA SLOCK. PHONE 1IM. Phone 1412 P. O, Box 531 REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE Steamship Agents C. P. R. Labor Agents and Gen- era! .Employment -Agency- 3, BEGIN BLOCK LETHBRIDGE Below The Market in Block IL'fl, at -5550 each forms luls in Block at terms. A. V. GIBBONS PHONE 1125 Room "D" Balmoral Block A LIGHT-HEADED LOVER Montreal. Dec. 1. Angelina Rush, a German girl, eighteen years old. shot herself wHh -her lover's revolver on i Sunday morning, when her fiance re- 1 fused to marry her. until after Christ- mas. The girl held ihe muzzle of tii3 revolver to her breast, and fired, hut WHRff THE T1. GOES TO OTTAWA A cirtoon by J. Frine, In Toronto' SUr. The "Mam bar" Itivcs for the Cupltil-after talking-it over with wife he decides to save at leatt of his sessional Idemnlty. Mr. Marshall Sends Live Town Good News No Asperants for the Council Sheep Shipment Magrath, Nov. Hon. Dun- can Marshall, minister of agriculture, n a letter to F. C. Steele, secretary of the Board of Trade, announced that liis department had decided to hold short course school iu domestic science and agriculture here in the month of January. This is good news to the people of the Magrath district, and is a signal victory for the Board of Trade and the Agricultural So- ciety, two public bodies "who have worked in. harmony 10 bring one of hose schools to iMagrath. Magrath is pleased with the distinct recognition of her just dues by the provincial au- thorities. A government ofliciat will ,-islt the town shortly to prepare ar- rangements for the school. Flax Embargo In an interview yesterday, Geo. would have penetrated her heart. She was rushed to the hospital, where it was found that the ious was not. fatal, wound while ser- TWO WEE CHAPS- WERE DROWNED IN CANAL llcailiorshaw. president of the Board of Trade, alluding to the embargo re- 1 ccnUy placed on flux the C. P. R., the bullet struck a rib. and was Uui, C0ulll nol imderstniui whv fleeted, from its rour.se. otherwise it ralhray comijany diserlm. imite against flax when their repre- sentatives and the representatives of tho govern men t had been preaching H-e gospel nf (lax production for years advising the western farmers to plani more of this cereal and less wheat. Continuing; Mr. lleatliershaw said: "This year we took the advice of these experts and planted a large acreage or flax, ac.couming for the vast quan- tity in iht1 country this fall. Fancy price-? were paid for seed, and when the farmers came to market their crop the price they received was out- rageously Most of them "went in the hole" on the flax, and now in the face of all of (his the railway j company comes out with the announce j ment that they have ordered their j agents 10 withhold all shipments of flax until further notified. This is un- just. ;ind i know that it is working a great hardship on I lie farmers." Inquiries at (he local elevators brought, out the information that they were loaded to their capacity with flax ami that there was nothing mov- ing yet in thai particular grain. This has liefMi the banner year for flax here, and it has caused a keen dis- appointment to the farmer? to be forced to dispose cf their crops at such ;i sacrifice. Frrjd TtiriiiT. father of iho late F. H. Turner, left Thursday morning for Salt Cardston. His son, Marie, will remain here in Magrath. He is a recent grad- uate department of veterinary surgery of the Ohio State University, ColumbUB. Ohio, taking high honors. He is contemplating pursuing bis pro- fession here. Monday, Dec. 2, is nomination day here, and as yet Mayor Ririe is the only man in the field for either mayor- alty or aldermaiiic honors. The elec- lion has proven a very tamo affair, scarcely any interest having been manifest. It is probable that J. A. Rasinussen will again be induced to enter-the ,council, but Mr. Head says he is {nit to stay. A whole batch, is wanted for the school board. J. T. Finlayson and B. Matkin are said to be in the running-again. Chairman SENATOR WILLIAM DENNIS Proprietor of the Halifax Herald. Mr, Dennis was one of the latest appoint- ments of the Borden government to the Upper House. THE LIVE STOCK INDUSTRY OF CANADA Last February there were brought together at Ottawa from the various provinces upwards of one hundred men officially delegated to represent forty-four live stock and record Stacey will not be >a candidate, nor sociations, besides a large number of Ottawa. Dec. aged five years, and .Albert, aged three years, ihe only two children rgf liewis .1. (Turner, a Grand Trunk Railway 011- j ginerr. residing at 59 Wavc.rly street, j broke through the ice, and were drown Jed in the Hidean canal on. Saturday afternoon, child j irons. commenced a search for the other body, had a narrow escape himself. i But for the quick work of those with I the air pumps in hauling him to the j he would have succumbed in a ijfew minutes in the icy water. The body of the younger recovered with grappling OR HIGH RATES OF INTEREST We Will Loan You Money TO BUILD OR BUY HOUSES TO PAY OFF MORTGAGES TO IMPROVE REAL ESTATE We GUARANTEE the time when your in- debtcdness will be paid off Office opening evenings. Write, phone or call. International Home Purchasing Contract Company, Limited 0 LETHBRIDGE OFFICE: Suite 1 Dominion Block Phone 1507 D, T. Fowler. J. W. Evans, the pres- ent secretary-treasurer, will likely re- tire this fall, and his position will probably be filled Matkin. Work commenced' on the excava- tion for the new Latter Day Saints chapel this morning. 0. A. in charge of the excavntion of this portion of the work and he hopes to have it ready for the cement workers- by Tuesday. large gang of men will soon be put on the work. One of tlie largest" shipments of bhepp ever sent out of Magrath left today for Edmonton. The consign- ment contained 1700 bead and were billed to the Swift Canadian Co., the mutton being purchased from the well known local sheep owner. Levi Marker. Eight decked cars were used in shipping the consignment. This 's a tangible proof of the growing pro- portions of the sheep industry in the Magrath district, for this district now holds the proud distinction of being the premier sheep growing commun- ity in (he province. WANT MORE TIME Ottawa. IJrr. British Colum- bia and AViiiio River Company has given notice it will apply to Par- liament ihis session for an extension f the time for construction of its iain line and branches. A SUGAR REFINERY Ottawa, Dec. -The Canada Ga- City, where pressing misi-l y.etu- remains notice of the incorpora- ness wriri waiting him. .Mr. Turner is 5 t ion of ;i m-w Montreal sugar refining of the S. Cleanser Co. of j company, with a i-ai'iial of ten mil- Siili Lake, and If a (tanner of .1. I lion dollars. 1? will br known as the Woolf, ox-M. P. P. for the riding of j Atlantic -Sugar and limited. nterested persons to consider and dis- cuss the various features of the live stock industry. This gathering which constituted the third general conven- tion of the National Live Stock Asso- ciation spent two days each of three busy sessions upon its program which included reviews of the conditions of the live stock industry prevailin the respective provinces, interprovin- cia] trade in pure bre-d live stock, the beef cattle industry in the cast and the west, the dairy cattle industry, the development of tho sheep and swine industries, the market for Can- adian horses, transportation of live stock, stallion legislation, the chilled meat trade, bovine tuberculosis, and other business. A full report of ihe addresses and that took place has been printed for the information of per- sons interested in the live stock or in fact the general agricultural wel- fare of the Dominion. Among many other striking things it was brought out that our export cattle trade rapidly approaching the vanishing point, that. South American tinned beef is being used all the way across the Dominion, thar we are exporting little mutton and importing a A Good Thing will Not Last Long Dominion very rapidly. I'on will bo sorry when spring conies IhfU you wore not one of the early investors in this property. Every lot a building proposi- tion, high, and JovoJ. p 't Use a little fore-sight and buy now. Call at our office ,or phone 1235. Mitford Co., Owners Opposite Herald FATALISM IHE Awful Sacrifice of Life an Limb Greeted with Utmost Stoicism gvr.u deal, while millions of pounds of pork are each year imported into Canada. This report, which constitutes a. hook of pages, embodies a fairly complete review of the live stock sit- uation in Canada and offers many suggestions for its much need- xl improvement. The distribution of :his work is in the hands of the Pub- ications Branch of the Department of at Ottawa, to whom ap- plications for copies should be sent. t; OF ILVM KI-I. KKK I (J.KX-ER A LS M KT Constantinople, Nov. Fortig tbservers hexe daily are arouse either to condemnation or admiratio the Turks by reason of some pecu ar display of. characteristics vhic ire dlKerent from those ot the people if the west. Th-eir indifference to th uttering of their fellow men and th wanton wastes of life displayed ter ibly in the wrecks oE the humunit walking the streets "Stamboul am 'era and in. the piles of dead, nee( essly large, in the cholera camps, i iff set by the courage of the officer .nd crew oE the cruiser Hamidich tf er being almost blown up. The I-Iamidieh's captain brought hi hip hack to Constantinople in a, man few European commanders lave adopted. He took a course acros lie deep sea and arrived at the Golclei with the'docks of the cruiser 3' nches above water. The ship wai radically sunk at the entrance t< he dock and the engineers appar utly are now unable to move her in r out. Asked by the foreign naval officers. he failed to hug: the shore after is ship was torpedoed the captain eplied that his cra'w was under good isoipiine and he feared they might Hitiny If they saw the chore onsequently he took a chance inking. These incidents are difficult to im crstand by westerners with theii resent day faflhioc. of conserving Uu life. Foreigners are unable to understand how the Turks liibtct uu affected by the groans and u This scraggly looking "vjllalet" within the line of fortifications outside Constantinople may become famous as a City of Peace. It was here where General Savcff and General Nazim Pasha, the warring generals ni-t to discuss terms of peace between the Balkan S'cates and Turkey. Negotiations failed, but it is announced this afternoon that they will Bflain tomorrow gr Sunday in the same place to try ig arrange terms. i of the wounded or the cholera sufferers often not attempting: to alltvUte them. They do not realize that the sufferers, were conditions reverted, would lend 110 aid to their brathr in distress. This stoicism while in one admirable is costing the nations terrible price in soldiers. Some times they number thousands; they are lame halt, and enfeebled and dressed In all manner of ragged and reek- ing in filth. Parr, of their religion 10 be clean, but that same religion by tntalism or indifference creates con- ditions which maice cleanliness im- possible. These men are wrecks of thy: Turkish army. It is impossible to reckon accurate- ly the number of Turks lost by their own disorganization and indifference (o human life, hut. it seems safe to that 200.000 have become ineffect- ual since the war began. While sev- eral divisions !n Macedonia surrend- pred and laid down their arms and many thousands were made prisoners, that died in battle or from cholera probably aggregate between and iiO.QflO. while those who be- came ineffective; through lack of nour- ishment, according to a statement, of a Turkish staff officer, number 5000 and probably more. The Turks continue to brag that. Asia Minor can supply hundreds of thousands more recruits. The war is giving the foreignf-vs here an opportunity to see which should be one of the richest countries i in the world, is sparsely settled and I poverty stricken, li has denionstrAt- i ft! also that the Turks ran be as cruel! i liy indifference 10 their own people MS j in atiac-k of no n-Moslem P. Within the' Tehatatja lines Christians, oven Kill-1 j parians, coutinn- to rfsid-- s.'iMy in the villages; uiiniolrslrii by the Turks.: A coiK-piciirij.- case regard to j tho jiivt-n v.'hfi) chnlt-ra victims appcaM to ihe Turkish otlin r forcibly fo open empty acd di'SiTti-ti houst's al San Strfano. This the officer 4o i ground that proprietors would.) like choUra in thvir would permit wounded, to into the buildioic but' from the An Agent who tempting to sail to Soverument ful. machines now of the army are said to Inability of the Ttirka to to a definite decision, it it Ired oE nagotlt-tions, Hoping that some turn 111 favor their arms or tbrongti tics they will procrastinate ftfQ of a resumption of TOO MUCH RUSH LONDON MEN rrom Toll of Offlcfcto Golf Links Pro- NcuVotthanla London, Nov. the Lend business man takes too is the startling assertion ian at the Conference on Hygf Businets Men recently held.'heiej. i The city man is said to of rushing from the intellectual toil of. his office to the strenuous golf links. One doctor stated that 'this pmotice IB a faithful source or neti- ronthftnia. "It is simply draining irVous syatem and energy by tyo PB instead of be said. C to this expert theic IB no between the size at the muscles and health. IMast, of the detogfttec preachvit imple life for city 'who busy to All of the feetry artiltor; tho taacb miinefis man ivis told fc 4 without or to drop midday mean, One loomy picture of the troirt tores hi the tired oflca jnep PLD Victoria, iNov, urrtd here today in A 'J C J. A. Taylor, who a ppolnted editorial writer of TiniBs. Mr. Taylor TVBS 'mttt j ently conneetad with the and declining health 1m to come west. known- da. Must Sell 12 lota, Sixth: Avenue North, well located, nice building! around anmc. Price for Quick Terms HOUSES TO RENT MONEY TO LOAN Reward offered for informE- tiOD leading to the cpnvicrion of parties destroying our signi. The Dowsley Mulhern Land Co. .Sherlock ;