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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 17, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta UTHMIMK. 4UMIITA. TMUMWV. 1 ii I MstyHertU DUlf lUtald Prtettat 04- ik. M GROWING CITY, visitor to i UM staUsMrt that wrr IF MfiGLECTGU Car of Windsor 1 he South Alberta lumber Co. Ltd My hi ijf. tal both M ha A PACKING PLANT. H.-ArWaltar's lattsr In Barald drew attention to a qutatioa of vital interwt and to district. are in ot (rcatttt- cattle' and sheep tryia'tiM wait aod aot a siagtepeek- inf pUat to Sttdr a plant wtmld pay. Tba mar- ket al ov ia autteteatiy large to warrant biff demand. The paekififf-pUat proposition ought to into by the Board oof wheat- im- mune to: prevalent pests: In all countries the most serious enemy of the farmer is rust. In. the bad rust year of 1891 the loss due to "this cause in Prussia alone wag calculat- ed at' over while a weU estimates that1 the verage loss-from rust to- the-wfeeal crops -of tins- world would not be cor- red-by No prophylactic against the disease been and- it is lated on the process, mostly of a. very exaggerated and unscientific character, arising from the fact that the process has been run and boom- ed by a company, whose chJet. object was to sell. its wares at a profit. The commissioners found that all the organic present in sewage were not digested by septic tanks, and that the liquor issuing from them was bacteriologically almost as impure as the sewage entering the tanks. They also stated that the more important claims made in favor of septic tanks had not stood ties Lord Milton and B took twelve months to cross, the con- tinent from Toronto to the Pacific, and had to eat one of their horses, as lean as themselves, -before they completed the journey. Today" you may traverse the miles from Montreal to Vancouver in than 90 hours: Canada was then (says the London weekly Canada, in telling these-rem- iniscences) in many respects a terra incognita, consisting of half a "doxen of provinces, knowing about as muc of each other as they did of the South Sea Islands, with differing laws, tar the test of experience, although they thought that in certain circumstanc 1185' es the adoption of this method of treatment as a preliminary process, was efficient and In regard to purification of sew- age by treatment on land, the net that to aroid'i Given to. the person or persons who can prove that the Hub Cafe bas at -any period of his life in .-Leih- bridge employed any but white o? union chefs. HUB CAFE letter from Ontario to Halifax '2s. 3d. Now a latter of an ounce weight can be sent-'to the ends of the earth for two cents. Among thi [monetary institutions of the country results confirmed the that time in Banding was the Bank of Rusbco, m Pnnce Ed- ward Island. Its capital was that suitable soil was capable of giving good results, while clay and peaty land was useless for the pur- pose. Assuming that really suit- able land could he purchased at five hundred dollars an acre, land treat-) ment was probably cheaper than ar- J barter. tiflcial. All sewage works were liable to give off unpleasant smells at times, but the extent of the risk of nuisance depended not only on the character of the sewage, but also on the method of treatment. Septic tank treatment was more of- fensive than simple sedimentation.! During sludging operations, sulphur hydrogen was given off. Per- colnted niters were usually attended with smell, and this was especially Halifax currency. It had no reserve fund. There was no money in circulation iri those days. Everything was done The surplus products of the farm were exchanged by the storekeeper for his dry goods and groceries. "When I .began in On- said Mr. Croil, "we had nei- ther mowing nor reaping nor thresh- ing machines, and the women had no sewing I threshed my first crop of grain in the same way that Oman, the Jebusite, did years before, and learned the mean- IB to make use of varieties which are naturally immune.- Unfortunately the few sucR varieties that exist are in other poor and unprofitable to -grow. _ Prof; Bien began hfe experiments by crossing a variety peculiarly sub- ject >to the attacks, of yellow -rust "with an 4 immune variety. The produced- were all severely attacked by rust. In the following year >uchj seed as could be collected from theae plants was sown. The .greater num- ber of the revolting were much rusted, but some were entirely Iree from the disease, thoufh -growing up in the closest contact with their -rusty brethren.-, found on counting that the immune plants formed- al- most exactly a quarter of the total number. In other words, the experiment proved susceptibility and immunity to be a pair of Mendelian characters, and consequently within the control of the breeder to combine with other characters according as he pleased. The fact that resistance ;to yellow rust is a unit character exhibiting Mendelian inheritance, makes it a simple matter to transfer it to wheats which are in every way desirable ex- cept for then- susceptibility to rust; From the knowledge gained through liis experiments Prof. Biffen has been able to build up wheats combining the large yield and excellent straw of the best English varieties with the strength of the foreign grain, and at the same tune quite immune to yel- low rust. During the present year WHEN YOU WANT Good Meals AND Clean Rooms Ia Grassy Lake go to MAH TOY YATt RESTAURANT Grassy Alta. WARM HOUSE WITH NO PLASTER Costs 75 Per Cent less Requires no expensive labor YOU Can Put It On Write Fot Free Sample and instructions forapplying, of dealer to 50 HEAD OF Heny Mares and Geldings W Sea Isrkd RODGERS YOUNG Sate SUbles Wood DR. O. of Northwestftro Ooiver- Chicago, 111. Office to 12; 1 to 5. Raeim I and 2, DOCTORS MEWBURN DEANE Stratt HOtJRS; Before 9 a.in. 2-S; p.m. DR. ELLIS DENTIST Graduate of Western Kesenre r Cleveland Ohio. BLOCK Phone 307 Hours: 1-5 CANADIAN Western Excursions MADAtt NORVAN (Orchtstrai Pieni'U) Teacher of .pianoforte, argan anc voice Visits, or receives pupils, prepara- tory or advanced. Coaching for exfcim. Howard Heuae, Crabh Btrsot. Single Fare Plus for the Round -Trip. From all stations in Ontario, Arthur and -west, Manitoba, katchewan and. Alberta to- Port Sas- name ing of the Mosaic "Thou true where the foul liquor from sep- tic tanks was treated. The report i of the commission concluded ns fol- i lows: I "We are satisfied that it is prac- ticable to pxirify the sewage of towns to any degree required, eith- er by land treatment or by artificial filters, and that jthere is no i tial difference between the two pro- j cesses, for in each case the puriGca-! tion, so far as it is not mechanical, j is chiefly effected hj- micro-organ- i isms. The two main questions, therefore, to considered in the case of a town proposing to adopt a system of sewage purification are, first, what degree of purification is required ia the circumstance oi that town and of the river or stream into which itg liquid refuse is to be dis- charged; and second, how the degree of purification required can, in the particular case, be most economical iy ouwiinea. shall- nofc mnzzle the ox when he treadeth out the corn.'" The first eeneral manager of the 3OI-E AQENTS MAIS. VICTORIA and iEStMiNSTER MR- ERNEST F. LAYTON, ViolinUt, Pupil of Geo.-Wilbey, London, and of Frank E. Blaehford. Toronto, is" open for a limited number oi Pupils. Also icr Concerts, At Homes Banquets, etc. Terms on application. Phone 212. MR. ALBERT ELY Pupif of Dr. Uriggs, M. A., Singing aud Voice Culture. Pupil'of Cha's. Hancock, Esq., F.R. aO., L.R.A.M., Organ and Theory. Voice Culture, -Pipe Organ, .Piano, Harmony and Theory, Song Singing Open for Re> citala, Etc. Terms on Application. Box'690 Lftthbridge, Alta. For sale locally by all lumber dealers Also to OKANAGAN VALLEY .and KOOTENAY POINTS Tickets on December 3, 17, 18, 19, 1908. January-4, 5, 6, 21, ;22 23 ,1909, good within three months. YOUNG ENGINEERS. AND SURVEYORS Room Block. MISS EMI LIE CARROLL WASTE ..Graduate of KNOX CONSERVATORY. OP MUSIC Galesburg, Illinois Terms on application. Studio at residence of Mr. R. H: Roberton, 507 Crabb St. Phone 185 CANADIAN ANNUAL, n JOHN BARTHOLOMEW -v Lethbrldge TUNING, ET C. Organs -and: Pianofortes repaired, polfshed, etc. Gpodr WRITE HERALD OFFICE.. OUR POPULATION. Lethbridge is hounding to the front at a Longboat clip. Its growth during the past couple oi years has been marvollous nc thn census figures show. A city, whose population doubles in I two years, is a place of no mean fu- ture. We have just commenced to grow, too. In the next year or two it would not surprising to find thax our population had doubled again. Herald accepts the figures aa Thanks Awfully for keeping us so ousy thet we have no time to note the calendar. Indications are that Christ- mas is near, hcvrcrcx. Your appreciation of our efforts Iu hring metropolitan prices within your reach, is grati- fying, indeed. Wo need not harp on spe- cial lines carrying SLASHING REDUCTIONS in price; you have caughtoo as usual. Excuse the orig- inal remark. Keep a cominV With a strong, strong puli our picture framer keeps abreast of his numerous or- ders, and when we compare his tasteful work with the packing box freaks of others we break forth into ragtime paeons of triumph, whatever that several acres of such wheat coming true to type were grown on the Cam- bridge University" experimental farm, and when the quantity is sufficient to be put upon the market there is no reason to doubt its exerting considerable inflence on the agricul tural outlook. PURITY IN CANDY is the first All the Confectionery we sell is guaranteed in that respect. The next important thing is delicious flavor, for which all our Candies are noted. Our spe- cial offerings in the line of .holiday Candica, put xip in fancy boxes for gift .purposes, Candy Canes, Christ- mas Tree Decorations, etc., is espe- cially directed to your notice. notion's Handy ditto ARROW LAKE ORCHARDS. Mr. M. Freeman, gecert agwt for the Arrow Lake from the west on Sunday morning and etates that the company's proper ty at Burton City is nearly all sold and that thuy have found it to subdivide their Mcltoaald Creek twelve miles above Burton City and six below Nt- kwp in order to take care of the inese that is offering. rush, to the Arrow "Lake District next spring for fruit lands will be similar to the ruah for farm lands in Southern Al- berta this fall, Mr. Freeman, HIGH-CLASS CONFECTIONERY "BUDD" REED Successor to G. W. H. Keed Phona'211 Miss Margaret Macpherson" Fraser, -.First Class, Honor Graduate of Dr 3d ward Fisher, Musical Director o ths. Toronto Conservatory of... Music TEACHER OF PIANO AND THEORY SPECIALTY in al grades prepared for the TorontoTCon servatory examinations, will .receiv a thorough and artistic musical- edu cation, preparing them fully for th teaching profession, for the conceri church and platform work, as we as for the drawing room and the so cial circle-. Personal consultation in Studio, a the residence of Mrs. Wm. Hutton 814 Court I and St., Lethbridge, Alta. U.S. FOINIS [XF.P.Conybeare, B. CONYBEARE JONES BARRISTERS, ETC- Offices i Conybeare Block, LethbridgV AlbsrU. W. C. SIMMONS Etc. Office :-Sontbard Block.. LOW ROUND TRIP RATES f': ,.to; St. Paul and Milwaukee, .Wis.j Chicago, Ilj.VCoi ei? Bluffs, Des Moines, Cedar Waterloo, Sioux uity, Fort Dodge, Dubuque and, Wa- terloo, Ia.; Omaha, Neb.; Kansas City, St. Joseph ami St. Louis. Mo. Tickets on sale daily DEC. I to 31, INCLUSIVE good to return within three months. Apply to nearest-C. P.'Ry. Agent for information. ADDJSON SON Funeral Director! Vnd 321 "Crabb St. ALTA. Office and Reaideuce Phone 102 F: B. ROLFSON ARCHITECT Room I Whitney Slpck. JAS. A. MACDONALO ARCHITECT Macdonald Block, Rcdpath Alta. A. F. Regular A. M. (SI) G. R. A> CANADIAN ROBSON MOtEAIOFTUIOOTHUY No better inveitment can be made than in a 10 Acre JOHANNES H. MACM1LLAN SOLO VIOLINIST of Jhenni .Veobanggen of Rome, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Germany HIGH CLASS SCOTCH 1UUSIC A SPEIALTY Open for banquets, concerts, etc. For. terms apply c-o Soyal Col- lieries, Lethbridge. EASTERN CANADA EXCURSIONS meetiaf nighv, the third of each mouth in Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will always receiva a hearty welcome. A.C.MESSER. G.V.8TORKEY, W. M. Secretarj. P. 0. Box W7 Calgary, Specialist tion W. M. DODD, Lethbridge iu fireproof ing, Sanita- Heating Ventilation. Ernest E. Carver M.B.A.A., M.R.A., A.A.l.C Etc Manager Lethbridge Office Bryan Block t. SDK HUKI tion of lands as there are many peo- ple selling fruit lands who have no in- terests beyond their commission and do not care what they aell. The company have a gang of men at Burton City clearing land oft their improvement plan and in a few years Burton Valley will be OOB of the largest fruit producing centres of B. C. Tho Company will not run any more excursions April 1st, but. will.i to wishing to land i J now. subject to inspection within I months. in the best locality in British Columbia. This property is unexcelled any- where and is fast being taken up. If interested write Wtflffl IcIUin NELSON, or tour I Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Low Bound Trip Kates to ONTARIO, QUEBEC AND MARITIME PROVINCES Tickets on sale Dec. 1 to Dec. 31, in elusive, good to return within three months. Tickets issued in connection Atlantic Steamship Business will be on sale from Nov. 21, and limited to five months from date of issue. Equipment. Standard First- class Sleeping and Tourist Cars on all Tbrough Trains 2 Through Express Trains Daily Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays in K. of P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. G. DAVIES, W.P 24-ly T J. WHITE, W. S Financial Ageuta. Brokers. Fiscal Agents for Royal Cutleries Ltd AU Standard Stocks Handled THE "TORONTO EXPRESS" Leaves Winnipeg daily at 22.10, mak- ina connect'ons at Toronto for all points east and west thereof. Apply to nearest C.P.R. Agent for full information. L. M. JOHNSTONE Barrister and Solicitor Office ad bank LETKBR'iOGE LOLKjt WO. M C- 8. P. 0. E. Meets on the seoond Tuesday of each month at 8.15 p.m. E. A. SHARMAN, E. R, M. PRIEST, Secretary. HF.AD OFFICE-VICTORIA, Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 293. Sons of [nglannwefit taietj Moot in the rythla-4 evtrv in moatb at S p.m. Visaing lr.1irtm alwajt wH come. Walter Applebj, T. ItobiDt, W. President lot 57. ;