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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 17, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta ALBERTA, THURSDAY, DECEMBER it, (Ml. OF CANADA Prtfili AreYotfSiriig? Now, when money coming in faster than at any seamm, are you laying by as much as you should Open a SavJBfS ACCMMB' vita tue union Bank of as often you cam, any sum from up, and watch your balauce grow. T litre's saiiifactiou aud security in It. Interest at the highest current rate is paid 4 times a year. Money may be withdrawn at any time, without notice. LETHBRIDGE BRANCH: J. R. An Interesting Debate At Stirling Colon Flavor, Fragrance are the strong poiuti of AT THE EUREKA. Tonight the of the Eureka Theatre can hnve another henrty laugh. The very clever 'Tlyaten who are winning a better reputation each turn and drawing packed houses every night, will pre- sent the high-piuss, titled "The New and i; a scream front" s.tart to jftnwh. T rotten, in his very funny ladder act, will bring" the house down.. Special mention should be made of their cos tumes, which are not .'repeated in any turn. Come-.early avoid thi rush. Band in attendance. Now is the time to order your Cake BE THERE TONIGHT. Tue regular quarterly meet- Uie Board of Trade will be held tomorrow evening iu the Board of Trade'offices, and ev'vry member is urged to be on hand. DO YOU WANT TO BE RICK? Stirling, y.-as a large turnout meeting hous-j the evening of Tuesday, Decwn- !5tii, to hear the debate and to discuss the organisation of a debating society. The mtcting opened, by tliy ehairoian, Mr. Geo. Oler, jr., expiain- iiijj brk'uy tlie objc-ct ol tho mg. ,The liecrctary, Mr, Tillack, read the minutes of the previous meeting. A program was then rendered as fol- lows speech, by Mr. Edward Anderson; duet, by Misses Alta Har- dy and Sarah Lai-sen; recitation, by Miss Lorenu Holrnanj song, by Miss H. Ostlund; instrumental, by Mn Alif. by Mr. W.Rich- urds. Then followed -the debate on the subject, that money is more useful than education." Speak- Msssrs. T. Og- den, N. C. --Petersen and F, R. F. McKitrick; negative, Messrs. Hol- niap, J. W.'.Syk'es. and C, W. judpes, Messrs, A- E. Fawns, Dr. Keillor and J, W, Hardy. The audi- ence gavo, interested attention to the speakers as ihey discussed the close- ly related uses of money and educa- tion. At the close of the.debate the decision was leil to the consideration Herald Martrt Wlkt yM hive tayUiac to rcii pita It It tfcis If you wtit 25e iMerttou for SI SITUATIONS VACANT RAM LAL'S PURE TEA Itls RICH, CLEAR COLOR, fresh FRAGRANCE and DELICIOUS FLAVOR have made it hosts of friends. Are YOUoneyetr to do light book- keeping to start Jan. 1st. Apply Chow Sam Co. 4-0 good general servant at once. Apply Mrs. C. M. Arnold, 1206 Dufl'erin St. 3-6 IT IS PURE! Ram Tea is Sold only in Lethbridge by THE BENTLEY CO. LTD. SITUATIONS WANTED young man, position on farm "or ranch; experienced. Ap- ply David Craig, cjo Windsor Hotel, Lethbridge. 2-3 ertbread Plain or Ornamented THE cm mm ROBT. SCOTT, Prop. Remember This and Believe It Air the land will be sold. Don't wait unti .tomorrow and find it -all gone. T.OO many people now can tell -what they might have done. Invest now in Nechaco Valley Land, British Columbia, Canada; per acre, ?3.50 -per acre cash, -balance 9 yearly payments. When "the Oraiad Trunk Pacific R.R." is completed next full, land will be selling for and up per acre. The eyes of'the world is "on this-last Great Northwest. TJn- urpassed for dairyT fruit and mixed Wheat 40 bushels per acre; oats 110; timothy, pea vine and hay to .horses back. Fine drinking water. Deep rich soil; No sand or stones Timber, minerals coal near by Jlimate seldom below zero. Rainfall in right season. No wind. Springs and fish. Wild game and fruit in abundance. Thfe coming most popular summer resort in Nortl America. Buy'now at low price, anc sell to_the other fellow for high price. An investment of cash for 40 acres will make you within two years or for 160 acies will make you We are icultivat- ing acres for ourselves.' You don't hove to live on this land to own it. "Send 25 cents for .beautiful pictures., particulars.-' I. B. Sneil, Rooms I and 2, Bryan Block, over Eureka Theatre, entrance Dufler- of the judges, and Mr. W... Richards, who hud been, appointed critic, spoke briefly, criticising the various speak- ers the judges had not come to a decision, the meeting then proceed- ed io discuss the question of a mock An given by Mr. C explanation was after a. free discussion it was decided to organize a literary end' debating "society. .The judges rected and'- the correction svas taken in good part. Things were rather lively at times. An announcement was also made of a meeting to be held' to organize a Board of I'radc for i Stirling.' ?0." Arrange meixts- are being made for a merry Christmas at Stirling. There is very' little -siclcneai: at Stirling it present.; Threshing' is all over, some time ago. Owing to weather plowing has been up to the last week or so. It is only about a cou- ple of weeks since Mr. W. T. lad in the meantime come to a deci- sion, and Dr. Keillor reported the de- cision: in favor of the negative (or education) by a small- margin. The meeting then proceeded to the organization .of a" literary "society. The following officers were President.- Mr. W. T. Ogden; Vice- President, Miss Annie Michelson Secretary, Mr. Lewis Brandley; Trea- surer, Miss" Hulda Qstlund; Sergeant, at-Arms, Mr. Drace, Micheison. Com- mittee to draft a president, secretary' and Mr. C. W Brown, Committee to arrange for a meeting president anc secretary. Committee to arrange a program for next Keil -lor, F. R. F. McKitrick and Geo Oler, jr. _The meeting. adjourned, to meet next .Tuesday evening at 7.3 o'clock, Much -interest- was shown in "the business part of the meeting. ...It ;was endeavered to have the business done according to the rules. of order. Ogden was drilling in red Fife wheat ready for the warm spring days. while some are busy these days dig- ging post hoies: ana1 fencing -land. ?he MEDICINE HAT EMPLQWIT OfflCt F. J. Conroy, Manager Help of, all kiudo supplied. Write stating wages paid aud nature of employment. No charge to employer. by competent fady hook-keeper. Capable of open- ing up set of books. Knowledge of typewriting. Address Bookkeeper, c-o Herald Office. 3-fi exceptionally veil onjhe .Al the carpenters of the" busily engaged. Bowville TO RENT. FIVE-BOOMED house for rent, on Torrance Ave., North Ward; large yard for garden and chickens. AY. R. Dobbin. 7-fl general of- fice experience, wants job. Apply Box P., Herald. 3-6 WORK WANTED-Young "woman Would work in hotel or clean offices. Write to M. B., Box 5U P. 0-, City. RESPECTABLE person day work, washing or cleaning. Address Box 470, Postoffice, Lethbridge. 5-6 LAND FOR SALE to rent, with or without furniture; state rent. Ap- ply to Box 1383. 6-3 in St., Alberta, 'Canada, and any mistake ;was- speedily cor- THE GOOD CO.'S Bowville, H. F. Hitch- cock was irt Lethbridge Monday. John "Mrs. G. Peterson, Brandvold, Tngvold Dahler, S. L. Stephens, G'. W. Stephens, W. Ste- phens, and J. G-'. Andrews, all of whom were visitors this week. There was quite 'a large attendance at Sunday School last Sunday in spite of the cold weather and wind in the 1'he' Rev. Mr. Wright delivered a sermon to a large congregation. Mr? Wright is a deep a, str'ong speaker and has the hearty support -Of the church-going population. Literary, in. the hall last Thursday evening. The largest crowd of the season was in attendance. There was L.a meeting held in the school house last Saturday ev- ening. Mr. Artcci. Williams, Mr. Schneider and MK were appointed -as a.; GOOD BUSINESS OPENING. For sale or rent, in a new town, n new building, in good location; suit- able for general store or restaurant; good.opening for either. For iull par- ticulars apply to E. T. McGregor, office P..CK Box 387, Leth- 1-6 FOR African veteran scrip, cheap. Block. R. V. Gibbous, Ott 288-0 FOR lots on Ashmead St., at each; 1-3 cash, balance easy. H. Macbeth Agency, P.O. Block. 6-0 FOR on Coutts St., to school, at each; 1-3 ance easy. H. Macbeth Agency, P.O. Block. 6-O OF OOA1 MINING ULATIONS Coal rif hte ot tbe Doainkw in MtaitoX Utchewtu, the Yukon Territory, Uw Territories and Britiah ColuamU, for a term ot yearn at aa aaiiiuti ot ma acre. Not more than will be leaaed to one applicant. Application for a made to the Agent or Bub-ifent ol the district in which the rifhWi ap- plied for are actuated. In surveyed territory tbe laa' be described by or U gal of and la unsurveyed territory the tract for ihali be staked out. Each application must be accom- panied by a fee of which will refunded if tbe applied foe not available but not otherwise, i royalty shall be paid on tbe mer- chantable output of tbe aiioe at the rate of rive per too. Every ol coal mining which are not being operated shall furnish the district Agent of Domia- ion Lands with a sworn statement 'to that effect at least ouce in each Tbe lease will include the cod mining rif Me ooly, but the lesee may be permitted to purchase whatevei available surface may be con- sidered necewary for the working oi the mine at the rate of an acre. For full information application should be made to the Secretary oi tiie Department of the Interior, Ot- tawa, or any Agent or Bub-Agent ot Dominion W. W. GOBY, Deputy Minister of the Interior publication oi this advertisement will not be paW tor. Jess committee to work for a -They intend to circulate a petition -be signed by all the people north of "Lethbridge and liave. to the govern- jtnent, for.a railroad.; We heed and must have a railroad even if the far- mers have to build one of their own. The Leap Year dance was given in which is -being' erected by The Standard Land Co., situated opposite the liySeiim Theatre, are .putting on a Monster Slaughter in the store, as we are going to clear out oar entire stock regardless of cost .before .we move. Remember the reduced prices are for cash only. The following are a few of the bargains which are being offered: SPECIAL PRICES For Friday and Saturday NAVAL dozen, 25 to. GOc, or pe-r case, any size. JAP dozen 20c, or 90c box. No. 1 stock. bettor on the market, at 20c per doz. WHITE CLOVER CALIFORNIA HONEY por comb 20c. BLUE LABEL a bottle, large size. PAUL1N CHAMBES SODAS-Mb. SPICIHI PRICES Friday and Saturday COOKING for 25c. stock, 4 Ibs. ON Danvers, 3 Ibs. 25c. lor FRESH Almonds, Filberts, and Peanuts, 20c per Ib.; Brazils. 25c per Ib. Xmas Stockings, Toys, and all'lr'ancy' Confectionery going at reduced prices, as everything must oe cleared out regardless of cost. Our Goods are all fresh and everything guaranteed. Prompt delivery to any part of the city. LAND WANTED of land, as 30, and 100 thousand acres, respectively, of ..agricultural farm purposes- We don't want rough land; we want land that can be readily broken, and put in cul- tivation. We want the land to be of such a nature that it will readily be accepted by our clients. They will not accept land that is "potholey." They don't want lands that are rocky. They don't want lands that have' a large of groves of timber or brush. They want land that is practically or largely prairie; all prai- rie preferred. They want lands with- in reasonable distance of a railroad, but if you have any lands that" are even 30 or 40 miles from a railroad let us have a description thereof. If you have any lands within reasonable distance of Edmonton or any other progressive city of Alberta, or if you STORES TO RENT STORE TO Jan. 1st, store in Hill Block, now occupied- by Budd Read. Hill and FOR SALE CR EXCHANGE FOR a bargaiu, one 16 horse-power Battle Greek American Advance engine, in good repair. Fo particulars enquire auctioneer, PincheV. Harry Ambrose Greek, Alia. 3 LOT WANTED W ANTED TO PURCHASEr-Good building lot wanted, on street havin water and sewerage. Apply to P. 0 Drawer L. SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH WEST LAND REGULATIONS ARTICLES WANTED. I PAY CASH 2KE> HAND What ds the good of putting away things that you can't use or wear, Any person who Is the sole head 11 a family, or any.male over 18 yean may homestead a quarter-section ot available Dominion land in Mani- toba, Saskatchewan or Alberta, xhe applicant must appear in person at the Dominion Lands Agency or Sub Agency for the district. Entry bj proxy may be made at any agenoy on certain conditions, by father. mother, son, daughter, brother or ter of intending homesteader. months' residence upon cultivation of the land in of three years. A homesteader may live within nine miles ot his home- stead on a farm of at least 80 solely owned and occupied by him or Bowville Hail hist Friday evening. A i nav6j say acres of exceptionally arge crowd was present and every- clean, prairie lands, let us body had a fine tiine.v Bowville is getting to he quite a business centre, people coming from miles away to do "business, here. The harness shop and blacksmith shop in particular are working night and day and the mail'carrier making two trips a week arc good. such as cast-off clothing, etc., I par bj his {athcrj mother> son> daughter, CHRISTMAS AT HUNTSVILLE. There large attendance of the! members of the Iron Springs Read- ing Club in Huntsvilie school on Wednesday 2nd, for-the purpose of organizing'a.minstrel'com- pany and to .prepare for the annual Xmas entertainment' on Wednesday. Dec. 23rd. The honorary president, Mr. S. R. Brady, occupied the chair. After a short address from the chairman, who, with his usual urban- ty, explained the object of the meet- have; full particulars, giving us the best price and the very best terms. Th'esa lands much preferred "en bloc." No small blocks considered. Make your prices net to us in every instance. A. full legal and physio- graphical, geological description must accompany, each list. 'The-Edmonton Realty Co-Operative Corporation, Ltd., 240 Jasper Avenue ton. Alberta. P. 0. Box 802. 1-6 cash for all old clothing, shoes, guns, pistols, all kinds. of musical in- trunks and satchels. Call at the Albertan Second, ,Hand; Store, north of the Irrigation or write Box 630, P. 06-6 GOOD co. Up-to-date Grocers .PHONE ing and called on all present to do their utmost to make this Xmas enter- tainment one to btv long remembered m Iron Springs. It was decided to a huge Xmns treat for Jhe school district and Sunday school, as there are at pres- ent forty-five pupils in attendance The club have now quite a sum m the treasury, but as the honorary president explained, more funds would be forthcoming i! necessary. Prizes arc to bo distributed, s refresh mcnt booth and candy kitchen are to be features of the day. There is ako to be a minstrel show to contribute to the evening's entertainment. The former in charge of Musdames Ed Dickout, Wright, Fraser, Teimant Pearson, t'.nd the Misses Brady. Mr J .E. Hunt is acting manager of th minstii-1 troupe, with ilfss Kdilh i Browtj as pianiste. Kev. Mr. Carl-! ton to have charge of the Boys' Bri- Tnc mi-vtiug by smging "God Save the tc nievt for practice, at Jfr. S. R, Brady's on Friday evening next. Tenders SEALED TENDERS for the erec- ion of a school house at Bow Island, size 31 x 23 ft. inside, 12 ft. ceiling, will be at Bow Is- and Post Office up to 12 o'clock, noon, Dec. 19th, 1908. Specifications FOR roomed .house 2% blocks from Central School; furnace, bath and electric light; cash handles it. Apply E J. Cook, Box 333 city. ARTICLES FOR SALE FOR SALE-rA Whaley 4 Royce beat make slide trombone, new condition-' down, balance installments. Address Box X. Herald Office. 97-0 brother or sister. In certain districts a homesteader in good standing may pre-empt quarter-section alongside hia home- stead. Price f 3iOO per acre. Duties. reside six months in each of six years from date of entry (including the time required to earn homestead patent) and cultivate fifty acres extra A homesteader who has exhausted his homestead right and cannot ob- tain a pre-emption may take a pur- chased homestead in certain Price per acre. reside, six months in If PONY EXPRESS. you wish your parcels, trunks, or baggsge delivered quickly, ring. and conditions may be seen at theiut) Ed. Bechtel, Phone No. 302. Of- above office. The lowest or anyj other tender not necessarily accepted. fice in McKeown Hardware Co. 4-26 J. W. Hopkins, Chairman. 303-12 .ETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORT- HAND Oddfellows' Building. Day and Evening Classes. Terms on application. Dec. For Christmas and New Years Holidays the Canadian Pacific Rail- way announces a rate of fare and one-third for the round trip. Tsckats on sale for Christrrsai, December 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25, for New Years, De- cember 28, 29, 30 and 31 and January I, final return limit on all tickets January 5, IM9. 7-15 of three yeans, cultivate and erect a house, worth W. W. CORY, Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. publication ol this advertisement will not be paid for. FOU settler's car, on Saturday night; a small black and white collie dog, with reddish nose. Answers '.o the neme of "Sport." Finder suitably rewarded by leaving with John Tay- lor at Hick Hardware Co. 3-0 CLEANING. or window clean- ing. Apply J. Hayes, caretaker La- bor Hall. t Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Trmnsfcr Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite SCAVENGING. Anyone desiring scavenging done or closets cleaned, apply at Police Sta- tion. SING'NG. Miss Ursula Archer, pupil of the, celebrated teacher, William Shake- speare, will recoive pupils in singing and voice production. Also engage- raents for Ballad Concerts, At Homes, etc. Fcr further information address the o' Music. ESTABLISHED PHONE 83 Merchants Bank of Canada HEAD OFFICE, MONTREAL Paid-up Capital..................... Reserve and Undivided Fronts.............. Accounts of Merchants, Farmers and Ranchers Solicited Drafts Money Orders Letters oC Credit Savings Bank Department LetHbridgt Branch: Coaldale Block, RedpmtK St. TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying outfit and are prepared to execute all orders for I DRAYING I promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Cat.h on delivery. J. S. ttftps A. L Fiimi Phone 70 Oifce IP. Netaa ft Store MSMf ;