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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 3, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta VZJt- 8 TTTE HER AT n BEAUTIFUL SHRUBS Are you "aware of the large number of fine hardy Flowering Shrubs that are perfect- on the prairie and will thrive there year after year, getting more beautiful every year? We can send you a selection of twelve three years .old, that will ail bloonTthis coming summer and all be at different periods from spring un- til fall. The selection includes Lilacs. Snow-, halls, Soireas, Wiesrelias, Sjjiiicas, Elders; Berberries, Snowberries, 'Deutzias, Honey.-, suckles, etc., etc. All two to three feet high., three years old, regular value This selection- all .express charges Pre- paid to your nearest express office at special price. For 30 days only of Place orders early Only 7.50 per dozen Kootenay Valley Nurseries Mirror Lake, B. C. The Georgian Bay Canal George A. Forden MBS. PETES GfiEfl. Jf DESORQNtO, OUT. "Dr. Wood's Synij U Itst Cough Syriip Sfct Utrt." amazing development, of the North Wwt, gad uprchwan trwnd of tue wheat centre are furtW' factors in favor of Georgian Bay'r route. The lowest estimate of the ultl .ciate wheat the Western of Canada is two hundred and fifty-four-milliiDaa-bushels; thf hisuest, eight hundred an'd'tweive mil- The Georgian Bay Canal is a move in a big game. The players Can- ada and the United Sites; The stakes, front. to She Dr. Wood's Norway Pine Syrup is the best cough syrup My baby had a very bad cold. I via lower Via" Ged. lake in glan bav .used -HM.J 4S miles m miles ,was using rufrdicint. but erican Continent: Montreal.. Canada's j Advantage principal crrt, has been steadily over- hauling LL.- great rival New .York, but the Americans are spending millions in increasing the efficiency of the Erie Canal, permitting the passage of larger vessels and reducing rhe freight Chicago Chicago Advantage Duluth New York. Montreal.. New York.. 1296 1500 1500 Advantage Of the 440 miles of projected navf S34 362 005 484 S5T 503 OAKHURST, TWP. 5r RGB. 6 .foutts was the guest of Mr and H. Cavies has buiit for himself a pas. Carter from llondav- to line frame residence, upon, his claim. JSIr. is. one of-the'many well- ranched} from Montana, who have tafcen up land in this vicinity. Josh CMlds has just- returned from XUs old home, m -bringing Sack with him'-Ms-little daughter Alie, also several varieties of seed grain. and some choice potatoes. Mr. Childs says is is glad to gee back once more j to -SansT Alberts., He is busy.: makin- inquiries as surrounding- seem' the awful cough she- had until I got a- bottle of this'great syrup. I have it in the'house "at the. present time for the .children, aad I think I couldn't get along, if i didn't have it. I wish to thank you for all tie-good it has been to my family." Wood's Norway Pine Syrup con- tains' all the lung healiag virtues of the Norway pine tree, which- combined with bark and other pectoral remedies makes it one of the greatest known preparations for Coughs, Colda and all Throat and 'Lung It is put up in 3, yellow three" pine trees the snide mark; price 25 cents at alltdealers. Manufactured only by The T." 1 Co., Ximited, On t. 'A great deal of this im. j WMBPRiSEO Dr. Indian Root Ourod her Chronic Complaint Mrs. R. Winnipeg, Man., tell- ao interesting'story of relief from almost intolerable sufleruispi: "I cm hardly, how great my sufferings haVefei. Chitwiclryercoin- were a dauy sourcq to me. Every day I- experienced the sickemnr effect oi these ailments. I JoagwJ for some jnedi- ciee that should awav. ef- agents ihat '.Jjkd long sick- Si great to my fai, tbttl "W :without -Rooi well aj I.iycr trotib- onger than the direct route, and the arse amount of silt deposited bytlw uississippi would necessitate an im- nshse and constant expense in dredg ng. .Although the voyage from meat packing City to the Gulf' is two menae quatity go vlr the'riew'ToUte: It claimed that thr caial.wbuld least eih mil w ii-ij, Canada be 'as -'deeply in- proposition rather cooly possibly sot very .seriously. The west at present !s too much inter- iZl 116 lion tons-of etc., in L. .--between the Bay and Montreal Canada's..nest move, and from 420 miles follbV-Jthe the -proposed canal, from the j xi uui tut; uL'uer e Was in-Seren Persons ('lakes to the Ottwa .River locks "like w week, .looking after., a flock of pure bred was siup- to mate things hum in the ei-posed to W. M. Barney .has gone to Medicine Hat to tpead the winter with, his fam- Ped to him" from Xcrtir Dakota.' Jas. Carter has got out" for; himself about twelve tons of the -best looking ___________, ever seen .M this ocean bound -'freight" of Indiana, im- Michigan and I Montreal -would' a master stroke.' course of .some river or lake for the" j of..purely artificial waterways is that the new tonisMngly smalCbeing estimated at" route would insure ro Canada not ?c the grain carrying-, trade, of Manitoba, i S Alberta and Saskatchewan, but the abpuc 28 miles. Apart from that about SO of Jake and river beds-' are required to -be improved by dredging Kasfca. has bought Mr. Eoagnfsj Carter is an experienced miner' and inois- ibnr head of own..- He says he is go- j a-rustler. He says that .there are' four ,-C. AiTilSl IgjXS Asent eight fest in ness at this place. This" coal la located about fosr miles survey. Rest aad Prefiis Assefe Over come .mcontestibly. the -Ffcc-at port of America. Critics-of the Canal: Critics of the .cansl.and- those who favor other routes are ad- vance anything to deny this i ment.' In fact the provision of a short j cut io the ocean seems to be senemliy admitted- 'by all interests, Canadian' or excavation, leaving 332 raiies.'.'.-of natural waterways. than JflQ, feet and over 22 feet in depth, not requir- ing'any improvement. from' of view that jinfluential technical-j'our- nal, to say of the proposed' "p-isre- gardu-g for the'moment political Wm- danes there do Ottawa route is-by-far the .best, for'.-r: from pie upper.ilues. 'of .the- canal claimef, jthe first North LONGSAULT RAPiDS AT HAWkESBMY.. "CAN AC ON FLATS ON SOUTH- rAT.rv-fnnT- n h_un.dje.d and.sev th'an to the Atlantic, via.the Geor eanal, the distance froc Uppef-Laie ports _ the., ocean be sis hundred mile shix'ter by "the nefr canal titan 'do-R-r tie Mississippi. cutting; down of the .water jt MOseMaa A ever, gets in life (unless lie inherits invariably the money) except' by regular saving. A Sa-riags Account .is almost foundation of success. f1 fn the Union Bank of Canada. It ,T.H help you to save increase yoor savings with Compound Interest. hat not lie-spout; "ile stated that thf taid the wheme depend. is bound to So. Sti WestmJniter Rd., N. Ward G. R. TINWING Managtr. THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE and" united .States alike, as. desirable; for both countries. It. is pointed out that it has never peen the policy 'of- the ffoverniaeijt ig ob- struct thfc natural latvs of trade, and :he great revenue to the "Atlantic OAK .S'UREAC TO Foaic .dsvc-lop. the" mineral re coat and I-QU .n-diild' sources of ..ate Valley and out of" a '___ _ traffic, for ;the railways, rath- j John Bull. er_t6an aave effect, j of- the typical 'Efagllsaman and: I fee' that would be pro- j ail the indomiSablc TTU! a j viaecLwouId-attract of the grair j tion'cf Joki Sen.. With -Pe- the.jjiissis ls.rge-vtrado ..in, cem-snt." o' i which' Canada" 'annually I niilHpn" tons and a stimulation o'_ the Nova Scotian 'cosl trade is also an- i ticipated.-' j. j To sum .ub the' case iqr the canal, i may "he that whilst nature har feeea bqiintequs; to Canada by provtf ing of j there'are links here "and there where' Georg-'aa'.Bar-route is one of them. ff4 scait The Farmers'' Co call ior another' lot a tickets by stbcjchpldars-ol-'the K Exchange at >Is quite dc-ilnitc that "tac fccsa busy of .the- tiines they are "the nng.-vthe fcusi- tiiey are doing' >Eili speak for Tlie o the. sea: So far as export tragic ney between MonL-al "and the' rom the North iriisi- tn c F. A. from the North West, to Europe, i? concerned it offers by far the best pos- sible route." An i is ena-ole wheat weliand" canal, to be .carrie'cl" at a profit of.'two cent.. blfsliel an.4 would enable.tae Car come before mcating decidetf by at "the present session-i: is bound "to -for. the of 'thX plan: are Dersistent men. Mon hair 'vote ini favor ol on Sir Wilfrid 'Laurier witii tfac other 'delegates from Western Canada to I assist. suggested, by some authorities render the Georgian Bay canal .uririec through'the St. LaxTrence being one' !-awi. T opened .the .largest capacity of com- 7- Itis to deepentlie Wel- merce the North West would flow that we PAID-UP CAPITAL, RESERVE Place HEAD OFTIcfE: TORONTO WNDON. ENG.: 2 Lombard Street, E.C. NEW YORK: 16 MEXICO CUT: Avenida San Francisco, No. 50 In addition io the offices named above the Bank has branches .every Canada (including all the most PadfiC CoMt Seap0rts of State thoroughly for the handling of collections and busmen in the territory covereS fay Tht vast cost of the work has pro- bably hitherto postponed its construe-' tion. Experts estimate'that the canaJ will entail an expenditure of one hun- dred and fifty million dollars. It would take ten years complete. land channel to twenty-five" fest _ present a -vessel rakes from sixteen -tc nineteen hours to traverse this water- way, and if the 'canal were improved this handicap would be considerably mitigated though not entirely done vay with. In the case of Welland canal on five htindrsu feej Letubridge Branch C G. L Capital, Paid Up 14.000.000 Reserve Eund Head Office: Montreal. 78 Branches in Canada. SAVMGS Deposits of and upwards received and in- terest allowed from dare of deposit. U. S and Poreign Exchange bought aaid sold at, lowest rates: A .Q-eneral Transacted: fiE- BRANCH 1C.' D.' JOHNSON. MaParc- CITY BRANCH C. MOBRISON. Manager known capital- ist is the head, and the Dominion Gov- ernment have both completed surveys. Sir Robert has carried through under- takings of a similar kind in other' parts of the world and he thinks that I sid'eration. rjie canal is quite feasible and is anx- lous to proceed at once with construe- i tion. He is in a position to command the necessary capital and it is quite possible that, the great enterprise will be carried out by his company. An Old Project The Georgian Bay canal is by no means a new project. The proposal dtilize the natural waterways between Georgian Bay and tae Ottawa River! was first mooted in 1S45. In 1856 and 60 surveys were actually made, and j j since that rime the canal lias constant- j 12y been among the probabilities. Dis- satisfaction with the lower lakes and rival channels has, however, greatly quickened the interest in another and better route. The following table indicates at r glance the advantage in point of dis- lance that would be afforded by the Georgian Bay route in comparison with existing waterways. Georgian Bay would require six hun dred and fifty-nine feet of lockage, b.ur the newer route .would be so' mucr outwei-h ever lit t beat New York even wIC forecasted improvements in the It has been >-rt v i_: Ottawa Valley are'; enthusiastic, -par ticulafly -the latter. They believe it by some United States authorities t. route that the open the deep waterways to connect Chlca too short as the canal would onlv and the Gulf of This .would not cost more than forty mil- lion dollars. The distance jjo'wev'e- available for tW hundred ter days out of the year, the .Welland canal, thus allows about twenty-two w o be something like 70 per cent, i days more of navigation. SAM GRIFFITH'S STORE AT- SWEET.'GRASS MOVED Coutts, Alta., Dec. of moving large.' building beloniung MILK RIVER NOTES The town has settled to ivs winter's routine.' The work on tlm farm is over, or at least; closed for the season on recount of Irost.' The ice; the river measures six inches. Jlr. Satteriey soki his livery to lliigu Oerry, who .lias again let it ior a term. Mr. Miller, of LethbrMgc, purposes to carry on a produce market in. the town. Mr. EIler.t uas dug a coauaodious .cellar under his store and fiiietl it I wit-li notalocs and cthfr 1 and fruits. A class is being formed for the wia- ter evenings to tai-'e ujp the study ol "Thi- Conquering Christ." A. Clem- ens, pastor t-be Evangelical charah, is the rcschpr. Rev. Sir. aoid Mr. Clarence grosser were, visitcas in the town, re- cently. RGE S C. Wesley went Seven. Persoos io aeip brins in two caricads of Quite a amnber of settlers to Samuel Griffith from the middle of Main street to the south side of, U4 lae com- are coming into tSfs district CMs' fan. bt ran ?'mack on Snwtew. '-'11t Jianfc-.is. cnginesriag the job. The Grrifii'th building .is one of the. oldest ,-T'Vr m Sweet- Grass, aiKt placed in its former position Before the a-c-wn way fully ..laid out. The street, when ditch. thoroughly will prMf-m; a W. S. Eteveus, c lors, !iRt: iajcea roifo i Ms son re- on It is runiored "that Mr. Griffith in nat, fo'.e.reci a larirc.. Vnres-stpr-sj- .meut Wock'.as V 7f idea is carried .Teak- boost- in tftc. right direction-. -interview t-oaay refused 'to' him -'nif v ;