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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 3, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta TWO THf DAILY HCMALO, FRIDAY, DECIMiER J. 1tOt. Daily Herald Established December, HOT rublished by the LeShbridge Herald Priming Co., Ltd., every lawful! slavery into the mines of that coun- j the conflict materializes, find'which try, to the displacement of white) we shall return to as the battle pro- labor, which had fought their "Mine [coeds. Meanwhile, it is worth while Owners' did Tory Government the fact that the railroaded these measures through the Commons with- to bear in mind the weighty declara- tion of the Lord Chancellor, as quot- ed in our editorial in our euuoriai of Wednesday out a mandate from the people, infm- {last, and also that of Lord Pentland. encc the Mouse of Lords to reject the j Secretary for Scotland. Both state- measures until they had been settled j ments are in perfect alignment, aud 2.00 1.00 .35 3.00 1.75 .85 at office, Round loerta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN Director and Editor Subscription Rates one year, delivered Daily, six mouths, delivered Daily, three months, delivered Daily, one mouth, delivered Daily, one year, by mail Oaily. six months, by mail Daily, three mouths, by mail iddresses changed as often as desir- but both new aud old addresses oiu3i be given. WEEKLY fublished every Wednesday in eight pages, aud contains a summary :iie world's uews o: the week. Iwcal titd fo-reigu. year, in advance Six months, in advance ........75 Vhree mouths, in advance .50 THE DAILY HERALD on sale at the following plae- I at ng have the hustings? And yet the rais- coming as they do from the lips of of this issue, at that time would jtvvo of the strong men in the cabinet accordance with j they undoubtedly represent the atti- been more in j tude of the Government in the cris- i is and may be regarded, as express- nl by the Toronto Globe, "as an the sound principle of Democratic government, and would have con- signed to the limbo of oblivion the hasty class legislation referred to. donee of an impending constitutional j was clearly indicated by the over- i whelming defeat of the perpetrators i of these enactments, in the last gen- oral election. The cases are not it is I so much the worse for the I Lords. In the present ease the Lib- 'eral Government is attempting to place the burden of taxation on the I shoulders of those best able to bear j it, a condition which all mandates I from the people, as well as justice alike demand. But in the case of the Balfour administration the legisla- j tion enacted was in the interests of i the few, against the many, and only I the most violent of partisans will the remarkable difference in the i two positions. The claim that the Lords are act- Cross Drug and Book ing in! the interests of the people is lack J. G. Robertson Co., J. J. j one of the most brazen pieces'of im-j------------------------- Ipudcncc which the House of Lords is j THE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY The time is near at hand for the conflict, of the very gravest charac- ter." According to "The there is "one light more, the best and the before the Government and iht: oartv but it through, "the barriers will not to tlic Finance Bill alone, but to the whole moving array of democratic legisla- tion. The House of Privilege evidently is riding for r. fall, and it will get the fall, sure enough. When the shouting and the turmoil dies away it will he the old story of the Irishman's opin- ion of the bull that undertook to dis- pute the passage of the locomotive on the railway track and suffered as a result. ;'Yer courage was foiac, but vour discrishun was intoirely forfirst qual- ity SPY Apples Other varieties I M I Ml M M and oo I> r We HandU CARR'S ENGLISH 2 BISCUITS ARE THE FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES Sweet Potatoes Lettuce Celery Parfnips Carrots, Etc. Etc. YOU CAN GET FLEISHMANN'S YEAST PR P {The Bentley Co. Ltd. f and Retail s inoii ia Craddock Viner: Family Grocers Redpath Street Sherlock Block ADMIRALTY WILL ASSIST COLONIAL OFFICERS __ I pudence which the House of Lords is Co., R- W. Ham-'alone capable of advancing. Their re-, tjWQ jection of the Budget has absolutely I J. Mitchell, D. L. nothing to do with the interests of i iicCrea. ithc Public- Tlle interests of the pub- j TOO YOUNG i The you are very i j glad you have a, new baby brother i i' The but I'd be gladder today Dr. T. J. McNamara, Parlia- London, Dec. the Commons if he wasn't so terribly young." raber-Westlake jIic- When did the House of j Oardston-Aiberta Drug Book Co j Lords ever indicate by any act of leg- B guddaby. j islation passed by them or prevented; in passing, any interest in other! portion of the British public.but that: j privileged section represented by j themselves They have never mani- tested a public spirit, and as the late i Hoc... W. E. Gladstone observed. in the closing years of a long and use- id career, when he stated that "dur- j i ing the whole of his fifty years of rerme, Jranbrook, B. Atehison. L. Keiaecke. Grassy Tughain. 3ow F. Werts. Hotel News Stand. Also on all C. P. R. trains. and THE HOUSE OF ANARCHY The defeat of the Liberal Govern-; public activity, he had found that in ment's Finance Bill, in the British every case, the educated and House of Lords, by an overwhelming legcd classes had taken the wrong majority of 350 to 75 is the most: side on all public questions, and per- revolutionary performance, by that; milted their selfish interests to self constituted bureaucracy, winchlflict witn Popular ias taken, place in the history of jit; only requires a very cursory re- English politics for many centuries, jview of the pages of history to dis- and is fraught with such complica- j tory to discover that the blackest tions and potentialities as has never in the history is the record of resulted from any. of the many, acts itne Hocse of Lords in opposing the of tyranny which appears to'be the! enactments of the direct representa- o'rily. function of this otherwise obso- i tives of of the people, as represented annual meeting and organizing for the year of the Lethbridge and Dis- trict Agricultural Society. The so- ciety has in years past accomplished a great -deal for the city and the sur- rounding country. But it is the gen- eral opinion that the time has come for a launching out into something larger and representative of a much larger district.'The time is past for merely a Lethbridge and district fair, and "has come for a Southern Alber- ta exhibition. If the parks by-law passes on Monday as it assuredly will, it is likely that "if a good, live, energetic directorate is elected that priTI" a good deal can be done toward get- ting good buildings erected on the new grounds. The people of the city con" j should take the matter of the fair up as a civic matter and go at it in earnest. mentary secretary to the Admiralty replied to a question as to whether REVELATION the Admiralty would give the fullest "Ah, sir, we do enjoy your ser-1 facilities for the training of officers remarked.an old lady to a j for the training of officers of colon- new curate. "They are so instruc- j ial navy by receiving them aboard tive. We never knew what sin was warshiks. Dr. McNamara said the question had received the considera- tion of the Admiralty who would give every assistance possible for instruction of colonial officers. until you came to the parish." CORKERS An Irish evangelist always addres- sed his learers as "dear but he came to grief, when, addressing an audience in Ireland, he called them "dear Cork souls." It is understood that the Armour Company 01 Chicago, are to estab- lish a branch of their meat packing lets and useless body. The audacity and hypocrisy of their action is, manifest, firstly, because of their- whining plea, that the Finance "Bill is of such a revolution- ary and Socialistic character, that no right to pass it -with- out a direct mandate from the peo- ple- An-d yet their action m reject- ing the; same is "out-Hcroding Her- od" in their revolutionary bjt the British House of Commons. It really makes one sick and disgusted at this parade of "disinterested pub- lic for "there at this me to Budgfit, of whatever oartv mav he in uPon i one instance of the Those' by-laws com-e up for voting Monday. Every ratepayer ought know just about how he is going to vote on them all by this time. f Side f pou'er. That this principle has been an ac-; one and never challenged, hitb.-; -erto, even from the earliest times, is one of the. remarkable phases of the present crisis. Some of the medieval pn-cedtints are rather startling, and even Hallam, no friend of 'democracy, thinks it necessary to record the fact that "it is even said by the Court of Kind's Bench in the year-book of Ed- ward IV., that a grant of money hy tin.: Commons would be binding with- out the assent of the Lords." Secondly, the claim that the Gov- ernment has no mandate is a piece of the. most absurd clap-trap that has ever been made to do service for ar- gument, of the many foolish positions taken by this unreasoning and un- representative chamber of horrors. As the Winnipeg Free Press truly ob- serves present Liberal Gov- ernment has a ma'jority in the House of Commons, which is one of the greatest on record. On the third i reading of the Lloyd-George Finance j Bill the-division stood to 1-19, a majority of 230. Yet the leader of the Opposition says the Government lias no mandate to pass that Bill. It would; be'interesting to know what the British electorate gave Government which it .put into of- fice with such a majority." Wtrcn the late Balfour Government enacted class legislation in the in- terests of Denominational schools whon they railroaded through She 'Commons a Brewers' Endowment Bill, on a. South African War major- ity and when they granted class leg- islation in the isitcrcsts of the Rand Mine.Owners in South Africa, grant- lag them power to import Chinese i dire effects of this system is well il- lustrated by the United States Sen- ate. But for the existence of the Am- j erican Second Chamber, the Great j Republic would have been spared all the horrors of the Civil War, with its holocaust, of nearly lives land its loss of. of treasure. Many are. the' iman- jcial, administrative and economic, which will arise as the result of the present unprecedented situation, which will become more clearly apparent as REVERSED "Times has ccrtVy oh- served an octegenarian darky in Ala- bama. "Befo' tie wa.h it was only de slaves dat was sold, but only de ud- der day I hears a genulmeu state dat an 'le mastah' was sold at auction in New York for a whole lot o' mon- ey. Times has cert'n'y changed." Are You Interested IN FRUIT LANDS? If you want a good home with a snug in- come, or, if you have money to invest, see us. We can deliver the goods i k 1 I I I M FREEMAN, General Agent, Lethbridge LETHBRIDGE HOTEL BLOCK HIS LOSSES exclaimed the farm- er as he greeted one of his laborers on New Year Day. "and 'ow did 'ee get on last "Ay, was i he reply, "it wur a bad yeear for I. I did lose my missus, T did lose my canary, ami 1 did lose my dog. And it %vur a good dog, too." Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD Capital Authorized ....................................SI Capital Paid Up......................................... D. R. WHkie, President. Hon. Robert J affray, Vice-President. Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities, Merchants, Farmers and Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS attention ia given to Savings Bank Accounts. Deposits of 11.00 and. upwards received and inter- est allowed from date of deposit. CETHBRIDGE R. SEATLE, Manager. Begin Block, Round St., beside Bentley'a Store. -H'-H-l- Chocolates for Xmas line box of Chocolates makes a very- appropriate gift. Our stock of Christ- mas Chocolates comprises a large assort- ment of the bust makes procurable. Roach, Tisdale Co. Lowney's, Ganongs Now Is the time to select yonr packages. We pack and store them for you until requried. The Red Cross Drug Book Co. THE SAFE, SATISFACTORY DRUG STORE t Day and Night Phone o Acadia Block Night Bell Redpath Street J Framtr. EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK INCORPORATED 1859. CAPITAL AND RESERVE A general Banking business transacted Accounts of Mer- chants and Farmers invited Savings Bank Department in connection, deposits of and upwards received and in- terest allowed at highest current rates. Lethbridge Branch ROUND STREET Old Sage Store J. A. R. OME, Manager. "ESTABLISHED 1854 I Merchants Bank of Canada i HEAD OFFICE. Paid-up Capital Reserve and Undivided Profits ACCOQACS of Merchants, Farmers and Ranchers Solicited Drafts Money Orders Letters of Savings Bank. Department Lethbnif e Branch CoaMale Block, Rcdpath St. III Mil I I II I I I IIIIH I Experience Counts J i I have hud 15 years in the 4- rostrum, and .you can get the benefit of this in the way I handle AUCTION SALES which I conduct on reason- able terms, in town or coun- try. Advance's made on re- ceipt of instructions to sell. G. MODIHGION Best results; prompt mentt Tel, 261 Office Crabb St. 4 I Autos Overhauled I Now is the timelo have your 1UTDMD- BILES OVERH1ULD and don't forget we can doit satisfactorily The Standard Garage Co, Phone 343. Wood St. Horses for Sale JUST ARRIVED twenty head of young work horses, 1350 to 1450 in broken. J. F. Rodgers Sale Stables Wood Street. Lethbridge Lump on the market, ton Nut coal, 12.78, delivered. Addrttt postcard to Barnes Mine, Royal View. F, WADDINGTON 281 City MEDICAL DR. cian. Bryan Block, Room 21. OfBce hours 2-5; 7-W. DR. W. S. Surgeon, Accouchei. 9 a.m.; 2-3; 7-8 p.m. Office 914 Bed- path St. Phone 5S. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEAWE RedpaLH Street. B a.m.; 2-3; 7-8. DR. A. McNALLY-Office Stafford Block. Residence, cor. Bompaa and Crabb. Phone: Office 277; resident 72. DR. J. E. LOVERING-Physiciaa Surgt-ori, Accouclier. Oddfellows' Block. Hours: Till 9 a.m.. 11 to 1. 3 ts 5, 7 to 8. Phone: Day. 104- night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., C.M..-Special- ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta' Office hours: 9.30-12 a.m., 2-5 p.m. 7-3 p.in. DR.' GARNET T. IVES, DENTIST- Graduate Royal College of Dental Surgeons, Toronto. Stafford Block Rooms 6 and 8. Hours 9-13. 1-5. Phone MISS VERONICA O'CONNOR-Hair dressing, scalp treatment, manicure and facial massage. Acadia Black Kedpatb. St. MATERNITY HOSPITAL- St., North .Ward. Tele- phone No. 269. Rates-Children: SI.50 per day, Medieal cases: per day. Maternity cases 'to per day. Each patient is ex- pected to pay one week in advance and pay for own spirits and medi- cines. Miss Dainty. graduate nurse, in charge. LEGAL JOHNSTONE -arn- and solicitors. Office, ing Union Bank, Lethbridge. L M Johnstone: J. Norman Ritchie CHURCH McAR- .Solicitors, No- wuy Publics and lonybeare Slock, Ltthbridge, Altn SIMMONS to -W. C. Simons. Barrister solicitors and. Noiaries. Money loan. W. C. I. nerd. JJlOCK. Notary.- Room 14, Staffed H. H. DUNWOODY-Barrister c OrBce. Aoadia.BloS. Alta. CAMERON-Barrister and Solicitor. Office, Rooms 2 and 3, Ott KiOCK. SURVEYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PHONE es LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA. No. 293. Sons of England Benefit Society Meeta ia the Oddfedllows' Hall every ficgt third Wednesday tbe mantb at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade. Fred T. W. President. Sec.. Box 67. LETHBRIDGE CALEDONIAN SOCIETY Caledonian Hall, Glyn 8t. Club room open evening 7.30 to 10.30, Sunday excepted. AIL. Sootemen welcome. A. L. JOHNSTON. Secy., J. H. KELLIE, Box 390 Afeets 1st and "ird M o n d ays in K. of P Hall at g o'clock. Visiting orethron are cordially invited. j. ASHCROFT, W.P. OU8 NEIDIG, W.t. A.F. A.M., Q.RJL Lethbridfe Lodge meettaf nif ht. the third Thursday. of month in the Hall, F. 0. Block. 8 p.m. Viiiting brethren will aL 'aeiTe a hearty A. C. r. WM. O. V. gtorker. 8ecj P. O. Box BIT. Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. in the Oddfellotrr Hall and fourth: Wedneeday of tbe month. Visiting neifhboti will U- reMiTA ft hearty 0. t. Orifttlt; Ot-tk, H. F. HAMILTON, B.A.Se.-Dommioo Irrigation and Hy- ciraahc Engineer. Boom 5 oey Block. Phone, 205. t ney Block. Late of Williams Bros Architects, Detroit. 1 Block. Macdonaid Block, Redpata Lethbridge, Alta. Wf Calgary and LetUbndge. Specialist iu Fireproof mg, sanitation, heating and ventil- ation Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A. 'ME A A.A.I.C., Etc., Manager Letnbnage office, Bryan Block WILLIAM WATTS-Builder and Coo- tractor, is prepared to give free of cost on all kinds of work io the building trade, including re- pairs, alterations, etc. Box 519 Lethbridge, Alta. HERBERT RAMSDEN-Gontractor for foundations, concrete walks, base- ments and all kinds of concrete work. Terms reasonable. Estimates cheerfully given. Applv Box 630 Lefhbridge, Alts. WM. J. Dual Addition. Contractor and builder. Estimates freely givea will pay you to call before building W. R. BROWN-House painting car- nage painting, paper hanging wall decorating, etc. 25 Argyle Ave Phone 124. Box 300. 2784) UNDERTAKING ADDISON Under- takers and Embalrners. The oldest established business in the city. Phone 102. Office and residence, 321 Crabb street. Parlors open day and nirht. T. S. Director and Embalmer. Most up to date parlors in city. Five doors west of Post Office, Ford St. White Black Cars. Phone 369. Audits, liquidations, general account ing, and advice thereon. Acadift Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Ageu i.a. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Cdllcricf LU All Standard Handled HEAD B. HENRY and coal. All kinds of teaming. P. 0. Box 2, or 48 Argyle Are. 29S-O ;