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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 3, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta Saturday.. December THE LETHBEIDGE DAILY HEKALT) Open Evenings Now is the time to think about your Christmas Presents We. are ready for the Holiday Trade with strong lines of.- .1 Watches, Diamonds. Rings ijiamoiid and ".Pearl Jewelry Chains, Fobs, .Emblem Goods, Clocks, Sterling: Silver Foun- Safety Razors, Thermos Bottles, Henry Boger Sons' Pearl Handled Cutlery; THREE ALDERMEN AND ASPIRANTS FOR SEATS ADDRESSED MEETING (Coatiaued from front add steps to property, that a plied that the reports had been prc- Oliver .Block Round St. ratepayer had only to consult the en- gineer who would furnish the ultimate grade long the; work.. w.as com- pletedl He had'neglected to "do this himself with the result that he had to add in order to reach his own door, he felp, satisfied tfiat1 -he had. consulted" the engineer'-in- .trouble The waterworks department, declar- ed Aid. Bowman, could .not very well] expected to-afford a reduction'in rates for the present at least, prin- pared just the same. Aid. King then questioned Aid. Bow- man upon the regrading of city streets and Deceived in-reply a reiteration of the explanation of the city engineer, previously stated. Aid., King also wanted to Uowman as to who paid for the dam'- Nervous Prostration Tol and Miserable. amount of some for the liabili- ties of the Agricultural Society. Later. arrangement was effected with the city whereby the latter look over the ,old fair ground property of 40 acres, sold it at auction, realizing on the deal and still having a number of, lots .unsold. In return the Agricultur- al Society were .given 63 .acres oa the" eastern end of Henderson Park and a part of the money derived from the sale of the old property devoted to fit- ting up 'the new grounds for fair pur- poses. A dispute then arose as toi body really owns the agricultur-j cipally because of the tremendous nee- essary expansion-of the city, and ateo because if resent the sstem 'has "to! Wherever there "are sickly people who are troub'ed with deranged nerves they TriL find that Milburn's Heart and Nerve PillsVvfill the equilibrium of these and bring back largely tecH to> a Perfect rnrom declaration that he-had attended the London Road. Aid. Bowman' replied'. _ -They do; this, by their restorative meeting of the-society .at which this influence on every .organ and tissue of ;iad 'been discussed and that, accord- ing to his. view 'of it the city owns the property outright, and that the society merely has the privilege of using it for three, days during fair week, "but Dry Vour Homes on a Wet Wasftday and, well, recommended by; the body, and their extraordinary cura- live Power m.mtet. itself immediate.y j they are taken.. l) Mrs. G. D.; P >W f "I.take.pleasure in sending you Ald- Katcn Disagreed with, him, and ,tfiat it had been a sink hole there arid-storage facilities. The time will come wnen a system would have to be-, installed; as; the city now water for fire rprbtec-i Huntsville, Ont., because at present the system'has to__ m pump against foot .head, which !0fTYnVrisp' "U1, testimonial in praise of your Mil- will necessitate'.additional bum's Hearted Nerve Pilk. Buffered UF "ii.il LUC caarge 01 Ala. Jsowman -i-j that Aid. King was to! and show himself up as the "white -tfnes was not able to attend nf -i x. to household.duties, and now I can of-the .council, the expense of his truthfully say that I owe my life to them. Chairman 'Ninimdns, how- j Three boxes stopped fi-om brie is in- stalled there need be 'but scant hope of. reduced.'rate's. V With reference to "the reduction of electric light rates; Aid: Bowman sta-" red that he .believed a substantial re- .ductlon woujd bejmade--in 1911 by.-rea- son ofi'the J. "-'__? off al- right." That Auction Sale v But.4t -didn't. .W. the local auctioneer, had a In short he wanted to -know all about tne of an outside man for thVpurpose city's as "Queen Victoria -Aid. Bowman explained that trouble." 50c. per box, or 3 boxes for SI. 25 at ail dealers or oaailed direct on receipt oL price by "The. X. Milbum Co.. Limited. he had never .-.profited one dollar by reason, of- his; connection with civic affairs." .election two years ago he had been-igiven charge of the fire and :iight committee, and he was ;plac'e her brother office, stand upon his record in ......respect.', He" dwelt with the gen- ____________vji progress'of'the the lieved, all city officials visiting pri- j with ..the, ultimate end of Past two reciting the_fact that vate houses should -be uniformed. He 'partner. Aid. Bowman agreed Mr had heard that Mr. Fleetwood would Bawden arrived: shortly and a' few not-.wear one, ana, in ;his; opinion Mr. ;da5rs arrival, mentioned the leetwoodouid; be 'shown a .be 'shown avor J-proposed' 'skle'; soliciting Aid' Bbw- v other "inspector'." -In reply; for'the position anc- Ald. Bowman stated that Mr. -Fleet- tioneer. -Tbis Aid. Bowman refused wood is not an, but ;ine I to dbi -but' advised Mr. Baw-deri to see superintendent of the waterworks ,de- other aldermen. Bawden was partment. His work took him in all. [awarded the job on motion' of- Aid sorts of places even into sewer and j Oliver. Aid. Bowman -resented the waterworks trenches, and he" -believed statement that Mrj Bawden is an alien thSt i "r -I that a better uniform for Mr. Fleet- .wood would 'be a pair of overalls. He added that he considered Mr: Fleet- wood the -best man outside wp'rk" in the city's employ. conclusion that- hie iad tfeeit'a resident for'-Si-year's.'th'at "he only driven -Harry Beritley's delivery wagon, .but that he had also Idug cel- lars and taken on other odd jobs fronv ashained--pf- any occupation in which he had ever been engaged, Mrs. Elmira Barr.; 100 old, died at Elmira, Jam-es Adams, who was found un- conscious with a fractured skull, in .tlie basement of Brantford from his injuries. hotel. ing; ".the receipts itu'resf 'waterworks department: Aid. Bowman stated that quarterly re- ports had -been but Aid. stating that he" is a "ratepayer of .'this city, -being a partner, in the firm of Brosr" He had "given up a a. year job in St. Louis to come here arid in Aid. Bowman's opinion which retorted', that "he had to -be -told- "npt-to start the lots off under the upset s. remark that creat- ed a laugh -all around. Aid, Hatch Talks AFd. Hatch was the next candidate to address the assembly. He state'd that he had come here eight years ago had- advancediwith the city, ji-' -shbated a voice. gravely replied "We don't want came -back in the voice, but. Aid. Hatch, was when; he. was rejected the council met in, Whitney block, and the were in a mouse-r-Idden ;-bakery. All that had been overcome ;and .in addition trees-had for the pur-, pose of the city, with ah additional .trees now on hand ready for; spring j.planting.. 'He then j to give all concerned" a square deal subject dropped. A Poor Race Track. Aid. King then arose and asked Aid. Hatch if it.were riot true that a grave .been made in the grading of the race track, which is reported to be in the neighborhood of :four. feet lower timn> was intended, so low in fact that from..the judges' stand it is impossible to see the horses' legs, thereby1 making if difficult .to follow, a race, and, detect any crooked ,work- might arise. Closely question- ed Aid. Hatch finally admitted that' a mistake. in' -.the'.grade. bad .been and pursuing" his advantage Aid. Kdng; finally .forced Aid.. Hatch to rest the blame upon City, Engineer Arnold. In''concluding his remarks Aid. .Hatch stated that-he'had tried to deal i'airlr aid' impartially with, all parts of the city. A voice.-insisted upon knowing" just precisely what Aid Hatch would do for the North Ward if .elect-.; ed, to which Aid; Hatch replied, that -the already received improvements in. ex :ess -of the'TJam'ouiit to which it entitled., by of its proportion -pledged himself bnlj When clothes be liurig outside, and must be a room or cellar, the New Perfection Oil Heater quickly does the work of sim and air. You can hang: up the wet clothes, light your tion Oil Heater, open the damper; top, and the heat rises and quickly dries the clothes. Do not put off washing id await a sunny day in order to avoid mildew. Dry your washing any day with -hot air v Alnbteb and It fives Just ts much hettas you desire. It is odorless and smokeless. ,.-V It has an automatic-locking flame spreader, which prevents the wick from being turned high enough to smoke, and is easy to remove .and drop back, so the wick can be quicklv- cleaned. Burner body or gallery cannot become wedged, b'e-v cause of t new device in construction, and can always be easily1 unscrewed for. rewicking. r; An indicator shows' the amount of oil in the font. Filler-cap to be screwed down, but.. is put in like a- cork in bottle, attached to the foat bya chain. Finished mjapan ornickel, strong and durable: well-made built lor service and yet light and ornamental. It has a cool handle and a damper'top; Dealers Everywhere, if not at yours .'write for 'dtssrtftate onsfar to ike taartst agency of the The Imperial Oil Company, v in. order to obviate anjr; needless" ex- pense later on. Questioned as to how a municipally owned road would operate outside of the Mr. HI SpeCial went on to enumerate other ments .in order to. illustrate the man- ner in which, the'' public funds had administered. Samuel one of the audience, wanted to he was obliged to pay .the. cityx before he could have Ms..bouse ...wired. Aid. Hktch however, -basis of requirements rather than., Outgoing -AJdermen H., jl- unconsciously pulled off a good one all; three aldermert-up for stating that he had listening, interest to. the speeches, of the called Reid, wno .was'Jaj He stated '.that 'he had come to Leth- .__ ____ _____ ______ King ne was not aware j unmoved except to smile.'- Resuming the hall, and .the, patter after consider- able., painstakingi. effort showed .that the. money was_not. intended as pay- ment. for a but as a de- posit; nietiir furnished" by the city, the .sum refunded' when Mr.- Jones, ,br any" other ratepayer abandonee! the .eTectriic current, or movei.away ir'oin "the pity, s Henderson Park Aid. King then asked Aid. Hatch for an explanation of tix-; Park proposition: Aid. Raich stafed-'that he and Mayor -with1 Aid. of to which Aid. Bowman re address, Aid. Hatch declared that gave personal notes bridge, when.the ;city hut; population, but as. 75. .per icent. of ;.the -present residents of "the city are also in the.same did aot.feel as if he was. presuming -too much in sub- mitting, his candidacy under the cir- cumstances. Speaking of his Blatfonn. he declar- .ed positively, that he represented, no sect, In dis- cussing .the, subject' of- wting he "ex- pressed .disapproval, of; plumping- on the ground 'that jif a man is entitled to three votes he should cast them for three as by no other means can the real will of -the public foe made known. In-, his "opinion all plumper ballots should be thrown out as spoiled.. ..Mr. Goode had not, had would 'have to-be enacted, or else the city could run its 'line to the city, lim- its; and there, connect with another line' privately owned, but. he anticipate any difficulty "-in this "direc- .'tio'n. Heard From S. Tuckwel, the .next -candidate. expressed himself flatfootedly as an out-and-out labor Labor; he said n'ad'" not been -.fairly council chamber, 'with. the-. help of -the laboring men of -.the city .it would :b'e. in- the' In conclusion he ''stated that he heard that; 3Ir, Goode was ih league "with the Build- ers Exchange, -an organization- he deemed. antagonistic, to" the labor; j ing interests. This Mr. Goode empnat-.j of; additional; duties, 'but an assessor and other.official tlierebr7; those r, .duties Robinson's .saliary' should y" .the' light rates! Mr "the -effect could .not be'..reduced that-.1 could and way-la duction -be 'the and hex no .ed.'.wisely-in levards' ;wnen needed ence to the1 new" -fair he ;eWthatr.he .had one1 -of endorse the nbtes, .-but' he did icaUy -denied, stating that change-asthje grounds are dature nad.rio connection whatsoever, with that body, nor had ap- proached of the Build- ers' Exchange. 'Mr. Tuckwell with- drew, the charge lfrom, the claiming that the out .-and of. people; see'1 because of. ;the -experise Ipf-; getting to the 'ffewrgrounds. objected to the' driving of- sports, away Mr. Ooode upon the stand he had tak- en. "Always With Us'' WHEN THE FAMILY GATHERS 'ROUND THE all the'great entertainers of the world can be with, them to enliven the evening, if they own a gram-o- phone. Caruso and Scotti, Melba and Sembrich will all be there. Through the previous municipal experience tut he'had been of the Michigan Central railroad, at one prob- lems of assessment and taxation; aP ter which he had been engaged for a year, buying the Man- ufacturer's Life Assurance Company, and he expected this to help him in municipal affairs if elected. -Mr. Goode then went into detail on the platform which lie has adopted, and which includes government by commission, municipal ownership, of public utilities, the improvement of the electric light 'service and tablishment of a day current. He also proposed if elected to investigate the proposed gravity water system and to support a movement for its culmina tion if a feasible plan is offered. An important point -brought out was that no city work should be let except by tender. Tlie city engineer, should also compile an estimate and' if the tend- ers of various contractors did not come reasonably well within that es- timate it was up to the ratepayers to Know trie reason why. A fair distri- bution of the cityrs business, in the stores department was another .point emphasized by Mr. who con- cluded his address by declaring that he believed in the enforcement of the Draymen's License Bylaw or its re- peal altogether, as he is strongly op- In announcing James Ashcroft. Chairman Nimmons stated: "Like the' poor, we have, Ashcroft always with to which Mr. replied' hat were it not for Jim Ashcroft half the people in Leth-bridge "would never Know of an-election. The old council had, done things con trary to. his view, said Mr. 'Ashcroft; and.had it not been-for the returning officer's deciding vote two years ago things jnight have been different-He stated that. at. the time he had told Mr. Robinson that he would, get a Mgher salary after that and his, pro- phecy had come true: Mr.'Robinson's salary- had been' increased on the- pleaj tracts. young-'.fellows would'riot journey, to: Jdenderson 'ther establishment' of. which as-' a. -big real' estate deal: He' also ttie-'. lieved. in calling for lie work and .was opposed.; to any clause in the Draymen's: License' By-1'1, law. giving local 'men1- the he-. declared'hiro self: a candidate not of classes ''but? of the-masses." Dr. Rusk, the last very -briefly. He clause in the Draymen's; law discriminating against-local men in. favor-of those who. are only a few months during the sum-." mer. He also favored the insert-tea. of a fair, wage scale in all city.-con- TO 1250-EASY PAYMENTS IF DESIRED) the family can listen to Sousa's Band, Harry Lauder and a host of instrumental solos and duets of renowned musicians and the latest popular airs of the day, the best dance music, the most excruciatingly funny comedy specialties short, to almost whatever type of music they like different selections. Any Victor- Berliner dealer will be glad to play whatever records you want to ask. Be sure you hear the Victrola. Double-sided records sell at 90c. for the by mail lOc. extra for postage. BERLINER GRAM-O-PHONE CO., LTD, MONTREAL xtwhi When Thinking of Xmas Gifts, Remember the Gram-o-phone and this trade mark. ingless bylaws. Til ley's Reception Andrew Tilley, the next speaker, was accorded a warm reception. Mr.- Tilley's important points were govern- ment by commission and the estab- lishment of a municipally owned! street railway system. He favored the former -because no other form of gov- ernment was so 'businesslike, nor did it afford the same opportunity for fix- ing the_ responsibility where it pro- perly belongs. Discussing the street railway pjank in his platform, Mr. Tilley expressed the hope that the provincial govern- ment would' soon proceed with the erection of the proposed -bridge across the river. It should be equipped, he said, with facilities for laying electric rails, and in this manner Lethbridge would be placed in active touch with important centres on the west side of the river. Referring to the tearing up of ground for the railway system, .Mr. Tilley said t.har: it must be final! and all underground conduits, etc., must be laid before the rails go down Y OU get P ure Cream H ere HILL BLOCK DUFFERIN STREET ;