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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 5, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta in Hat Prices tt marked froth $10 to $15 being �old tor $| Rata worth $7 to $8, to be sold m\\ * 'or $5 ^ fittite regularly told (or $6, (or > , . $3.50 ac*.-'FOR CHRISTMAS TRADE | C A. COOKSLEY. "Parlor In old Hank of Montreal Bldg. " Rsdpftth St. Lothbrldgo. A. W. McVittie Dominion Land Surveyor Will devote his entire time during the rammer to laying out new townsites. Contract pi ices on application. IWOffice at the Coaldale Hotel, Lethbridge. Ammmwn" Synopsis of the Grazing Regulations for the Provinces of Saskatchewan and Alberta. Grazing leases of Dominion Lands unsuitable for agricultural purposes may be secured In that portion of Um Province of Alberta, lying South of the Northern boundary of Town-�falp 38 and in the Southwestern por-tioa of the Province of SaskaUb-wan. Leases shall be for a period not. exceeding 31 years, and no loososhuli cover a greater urea than 100,00(1 acres. Lands leased are not subject to. homestead entry or sale, but the Minister of the Interior may cancel ��> leasehold, or any portion thereof bygfvln^ the lessee two years' not -ice. The rental chargeable is two cents per acre per annum. A lease annot be granted an applicant unless bo owns ono head of cattle �r five head of sheep for every GO acres applied for, and the lessee snail m-craasn his stock so as to be in possession at the end of three years of one head of cattle or five head of sheep for every 20 acres leased, and shall mu In tain stock in this proportion during the continuance of the lease. Sheep-gmsing Is permitted on only a portion of the tracts above referred to. A map showing the sheep gracing districts may be secured on application to the Secretary f the Department of the Interior, Ottawa. w. w. cony. Deputy of the Minister of Interior. N*. B.-Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. Lethbridge. Lodge No. 2. 1.0. O.F. Me�U in Knights of Pythian Hull every Fr day evening at 8 o'clock. Vifclting limit-ren arc alwayf welcome. A. Niven u.a. A. B. Pipes UCC. 6�C WILLOW BRANCH REBEKAH LODGE, NO. 2 Meets in the Ktiiubt- of Pythias Hu)' every 1st and 3rd Wedmwlny. Vinltoni ulwuyx welcome.  liri. J. Stafford, Annie Da vies M. o. Rec. dec. Court Star of Lethbridge, No. 8095 A. O. F. Meets Ut �ncll; Hut. I never thought, once, when I hoard it I should lettrit all its meaning myself; I thought he'd tic true to his mother 1 thought he'd be true to himself. Out, alas, for my hopes of delusion! Alas for his youthful prido! Alas! who are safe when danger Is open on every side? Oh! can nothing destroy this great evil? No bar in its pathway bo thrown, To save from tlw terrible maelstrom Thu thousands of boys going down? A RIDDLE ANSWERED Tho Christian Lender tells of u liquor dealer in tho town of A>"t\ Scotland. who had a particular lirund of whiskey which ho wished ti advertise. Ono day tho clivi'.i was coming to town, and to add lut rv to the !>crformanco and advertise ) 1 whiskey, ho offered a print t'or tnii best answer why this part,iculu brand resembled u certain brulgo o� ross tho River Ayr. Tho successful competitor proved to bo a poor, boy, who, iMM-hups, knew from experience what ho was spoaking of, and his n._ swor was, "Tho whiskey is like tho bridgo Iwcuuku it loads to the poor house, tho lunatic asylum, and thu cemetery."-i. A. Knowlcs. Sons of England. LODGE "PRIDE OP ALBERTA" SONS OP ENGLAND BENEFIT SOCIETY will meot ovcry first and 3rd Thursdays in thu month at 8 p. in. in tho K. of P. now hall. All Englishmen and Sons of England aro urged to Join. IT COSTS LITTLE! IT MEAN'S BtUCKl Write at once for particulars to tho .secretary. F. T. ROBINS, c-o Herald Office. A girl will never beliovo a man who tells her lie loves Iter and lets it go at that. MINARD'S LINIMENT CURES DiPUTHEUIA, School MatUrt The regular monthly meeting of tho school board on Monday eivening found All the members In attendance but Mr. Prveimtn, Ono of the direct results of the Ttsachers' Conventions was an appreciation by the visiting teachers of'the desirability oi, being on the staff of the Lethbridge schools. Since the convention a big bunch of applications have been 'received. Applications for positions on the stafi were read from Miss L. Taylor of Talier, Miss E. Reld, of (Icanum, Miss J. McLcod of Raymond, Miss C. N. Pox B.A., Miss B. dostyn of Grassy I^ke Miss L. P. McCullock of Raymond, Mr. J. I. Manthorno of Coleman, Miss A. M. Bell ol Amherstburg.Om. Miss A. M. Nfewton resigned her position on the staff, which resignation as ni-ccpled. Miss I.. Mncdonald of Stratford received the appointment. Tho principal's report showed an enrollment of 508 as against 401 for last year. The total enrollment up to date this year is 603 against 442 j for last year. The average dally attendance for the month was 426, a l>erccntago of 85. Principal Hamilton reported that I the expenditure in connection with the Teacher's Association amounted to 907.04. Tho Board decided that the hours, D --------- of the kindergarten and the first two ; be continued, tintll we are reasonably primary departments should be from ' aH8U1.tM| of jt8 tutllfty and that tho D.BO to noon, instead of from 9 to ..... , ^ . .. ,. . . .work should Iks pushed on energetical 11.30 as It was at present. / | In Issuing the debentures for �7,000 Thls 1 W|U e�**vor to carry for the new building the board did out., in such n way thnt the intor-not notice that the ordinance says cRta of thc^city wut be fully safe-hnt debentures for the erection of a guarded and the benefits will not frame building cannot be Issued for longer term than ten years while accn,e a,one to Individuals, the board proposed to. Issue them lor I , ^ 1>orsonaiiy disatlsficd with wenty, years. Tho deputy-minister J t,0 poor comlmon ot thc g^ts. If of education wrote in reply to the ,.,,.., ,  . . . , ... . ' . elected, I will endeavor to have the inquiry of the wecrotury as to thc au- ( thorialng the Issue that it is not pos f st"**" Properly graded and .put in siblo for thc deportment to author- a permanently good condition, as i/.c the debenture* if not Issued far as possible, strictly in accordance with thc ord-' A tickling cough, from any cause, Is quickly stopped by Dr. Snoop's Cough Cure. And it is so thorough ly harmless and safe, that Dr Shoop toils mothers everywhere to give it without heaitat4on even to very young babes. The wholesome gr.Kn loaves and tender stems of . lung-healing mountainous nhriio, furnish tho curative properties to l'r. Snoop's Cough Cure. It calms ths to hoali aching lungs. The J*i>nn!t.i _ call this shrub which the Doctor uses "The Sacred Herb." I.'i.-iuid Snoop's. Take no olh.r. 3.,;.) nil dealers, Dr. Churlcs Simistor, suiwrlutendent of the mine at Michel, B.C., has been appointed successor to L. O. Drln-nan, as general superintendent of tho Crow's Nest Pass Coal Co., at Coal Creek, Michel and Carbonado, To the Ratepayers of the City of Lethbridge Gentlemen:- Having received a requisition ot upwnrds of two hundred Influential ratepayers to stand for Mayor, for the ensuing year, t have after careful consideration, consented. If elected,. 1 propose to endeavor to procure for tho City a system of lighting at considerable less cost to the consumer than the present system. I believe a municipal owned system properly operated, will give thc cheapest and best facilities. I promise to do all in my power to obtain such a syntem as soon.^as means and opportunity will permit. In order to promote further Industries in the city 1 believe it is advisable that the boring for gas should inance. The Bourd red ratted the by-lav, making this slight alteration. Lethbridge's Rainfall C. B. Bowman, tho meteorological officer for Lethbridge, has prepared a table showing tho amount of rainfall at this point for thc past six years. careful, study will show how it is with- a comparatively light rainfall, good crops can lie raised in this conn try. Tho rain comes when needed and the weather Is dry whon moisture is not required. Thc table is as follows: 1902 1903 190� 1905 1900 1907 Jan. 0.07 0.G2 0.50 1.45 0.22 1.52 Feb. 1.03 0.79 0.90 0.05 0.20 0.3o'economical, caroful, and yet progrcs March 0.48 0.8U 1.08 0.74 0.54 0.34 jslvo manner April 0.01 0.33 O.'ll 0.50 1.30 1.08 May 11.27 2.95 2.80 1.88 8.00 1.14 June 5.08 1.12 1.80 2.08 2.81 8.04 July 5.05 1.80 0.90 1.44 0.88 1.48 Aug. 0.09 8.21 a.19 1.99 4.70 2.80 J Lethbridge, 23rd Nov Sept. 0.84 1.00 0.52 0.80 0.10 8.24 Oct. 0.02 0.18 0.85 1.13 1.93 0.48 0.58 0.03 1.30 0.81 0.84 0.70 0.35 0.25 0.88 1 will cmkjavor to have thc water system more efficient and capable of giving nn equitablo and sufficient supply to all ports of the city for all purposes. In order that all parts of thc City should bo properly represented on tho Council I - shall endeavor to secure a bylaw dividing tho City into words for municipal election purposes as provided by the City Charter. And, gentlemen, if you elect mo, I will generally uso my whole time and ability in directing your affairs for tho beat interests of the city, in an Nov Dec. 27.91 14.83 11.40 13.71 22.48 14.99 THOSE MAIL ORDER HOUSES A man went into a hardware store to buy an axe. Being shown the article, and informed that the price was f 1.15, he said: "Why, I can get that nxe from the mail order houso for 90 cents." "Very well," suid the hardware-man, "I wilt give it to you for the same price, provided that you will do the samo with me as you would with them." "All right," replied the customer, as he handed over u dollar bill, and the morchant gave him back lO cents in change. "Now," said the hardwarcman, "I want 25 cents to pay express charges" which the purchaser paid him. "How much did your axe" cost you?" "One dollar and 15 cents," tho man answered. "Very good; now give mo iho five cents for money order foes and postr ago," which the purchaser had to hand ovor. "Now how much did your axe cost you?" "Ono dollar and twenty cents," said tho customer. "Not so cheap after all," said the morchant, whereupon he picked up the axe and tossed it back on tho slielf and told tho customer to call for it in ten days as that would bo us soon as he could got rt from tho mail ardor house.-Commercial. We'd rather believe a dog's tall than tho handshake of some politicians. Tho things that nover happen are usually the things that most worry up 108 When you want DRAYING Done promptllK.and Mtiafactorily.\ JOHN BROtelE Yours truly, 1907. Trial Catarrh treatments are being mailed out free, on request, by Dr. Shoop, Racine, Wis.- These tests are proving to the people- without a pen ny's cost-the great value .of this scientific prescription known to druggists everywhere as Dr. Shoop's Catarrh Remedy. Sold by all dealers. Synopsis, Coal Mining Regulations Coal mining rights of the Dominion, in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the North-West Territories and British Columbia, may be leased for a term of twenty-one years at ah annual rental of $1 an acre. Not more than 2,560 acres will be leased tc one applicant. Application for a lease must be made to the Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in which the rights applied for are situated. In surveyed territory the land must tie described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of sections, and in unsurveyed territory the tract applied for shall be staked out. Each application must be no-companied by a fee of $5, whioh will be refunded if the rights applied for are not available but hot otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the rate of five cents per ton. Every leasee of coal mining rights which are not being operated shall furnish the district Ageut of Dominion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each year. The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee may ne permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of the mine at the rate of $10 an acre. For full information application should be made to the Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands. W. W. CORY, Deputy Minister of the Interior N;B.-Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. WE SELL LOTS Without an excuse for any one of our prices, because each price is the lowest for which pur specially selected lots can be sold 3 LOTS On Hospital Street for $1000 Terms to suit G.B. Bowman Agency CALL AND SEE. A Few Bargains in Farm Lands These are choice selected lauds. Growing crops can be seen near these lands. All close to shipping point. Farms in this district have just threshed from 40 to 67 bushels ot wheat to the acre. Oats, C5 bushels to thc arce. We have .choice prairie land for sale further from shipping point for $7.50 per acre. . 320 acres, 5 miles from shipping point, $11.00 per acre. 640 acres, V4 miles from shipping point, 13.00 per acre. 320 acres, Y% mile from shipping point, 160 acres, 2 miles from shipping point, 160 acres, 1% miles from shipping point, 160 acres, 2 miles from shipping point, 640 acres, 2 miles from shipping point, 15.00 per acre. 15.00 per acre. 14.00 per acre. 14.00 per acre. 12.60 per acre. IMPROVED FARMS 6G0 acres, 2 miles front .shipping point, house and barn, all fenced, practically all in cultivation. Price $23.00 per acre. 640 acres, 4 miles from shipping point, fenced, in cultivation. Price $21.00 per acre. 320 acres, 3 miles from shipping point. Modern barn, granary, fenced, all in cultivation. Price $26.00 per ncro. We have a numlvr of other good duals. We cannot guarantee any of these bargains to last any length nf time. We can make good terms on these propositirihs.^ ALBERTA REALTY Co. C. R. DANIEL, Manager Lethbridge, Alta. Big Sporting Goods Sale! Rifles, Shotguns, Revolvers, Canoes, Boats, Tents, Field Glasses, Hunting and Outing Suits Fithing Tackle Office Desks Type-writers All at less than'half pricer. Write for big lists. SPORTSMEN'S EXCHANGE NAUWIGEWAUK, N. B., CANADA. | Save Money by buying Beef j by the Quarter We must sell 100 head of export steers by December 1st. Our prices are right. If you don't believe it come and see for yourself. |IP. Burns & Co., Ltd.ii Rochon's KfAi HIGH CLASS CONFECTIONERY Fresh hand-made Candy every day, Only pure sugar and fruit flavoring used. Get pure homemade Candy at . Special sale every Saturday ROCHON'S CANDY KITCHEN Begin Block One door south of Bank of Commerce Type-Writing Agency Tde undersigned is prepared to do all kinds of Type-Writing, Circularizing, Stenography, etc. Rates, terms, etc., on application E. B. SOAN Otfice-Conservatory of Music 4t*na Phone .42 General Teaming. When you require your gardens ploughed, your yards cleaned up, cellars dug, or. any other teaming done, SEE US, or phone 201, or lrop a post card in the office, your' order will receiveour prompt attention. COAL must be paid for on delivery. Residence and stable east of the barracks. \VM. TAYLOB, Lethbridga MINAUD'S UNIMBNT CURES i COLDS, 40. J Whoso dttttroye the reputation of. bis fellow Is a luurderar.-Talmud., ;