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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 19, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta IS I) AIL Y II K'K'A L Christmas Cheer! Christmas is rapidly only seven more shopping days re- main. Don't let the pleasure of the coming holidays be marred by a single oversight Look liirou.u-h your Wine Lisl and make a nolc. u-halever is coinc to us lor il. because M-O have one of the host selections of Wines and Liquors for Table lhat you could wish lo buy. Brandies and Wfiiskies _.In all noled brands, including- Andrew Ushers famous Scotch. Port, Sherries and Clarets The best: producls of the California -.'oiilnuiuio- sunshine and aiiiig' atmosphere of that country. Telephone orders promptly attended -Delivery to all parts of the city. jvery enjoyable lime Indeed. The Mayor and OU.v Council generously ill- tiVlll-t ULIO1J lowed, us (he use or the City Hand, which'gracious act was ninth appro- oil. It Is safe lo say that when .Mr, and .Miss Wrench left Loth. brldse 'they left behind an en- thiislasfie branch of filled will, IVcliuK., unil iliten.l TEAM BROKE THROUGH ICE ON (Ions for oih- liiture development that WERh Secretary's Report Shows Some Achievements Well Designed to Foster Desired Spirits The following Is tile report, lit full oi thu secretary of the Overseas Club, showing in admirable form the excel-, unl work accomplished during the 'ear. il will be well to and endeavoi to livo up lo in working to atiain tlio deals at which we aim. It would seem pertinent here to suf- gcst that Hie club pass a liearty vote or thanks to Uiocu l.idica and other members -who interesteil themselves THE LETHBRIDGE WINE SPIRIT HOUSE PHOXE NO. 173-1 .114 5Ui Street South Block I L John Diuings Company Winnipeg and Lethbria'oe Daily prices by wire or phone. Messrs. A.sqiiHh "Limisiiy's DOMINION BLOCK LETHERIDGE, ALTA! Phone 1714 p. o. Box 278 Hains and heavy blastings are caus- ing Iho lop stratum of .Hamilton Jiiomitiiln to move nearer the cily at the rate of feot a year. Brooks. Alts., Dec. ware- louse belonging ,o the C. P. R Irriga- ioii department here was burned lo he ground tills evening. The fire dently started inside tlio buiiding.and ,ained considerable headway before it As soon as tlio alan I have pleasure, in my' capacity acting lion, secretary of this branch .the Overseas Club to present Ihe se i ond annual report oi the secretary. Last year, when Secretary T. "U Clarke presented tbe first annual r j port of this branch be was able to col gratiilate the club upcn an extreme! successful year's work from a men bersliip point of view. For the com ing year, I hope to be able to repor from lime to time, a steady and sub stautinl increase in our membership and I would suggest that every men- IICT of the club make an effort to at lain this ond, and place our tolal uum bcr far in excess of any lhat our pre vioiis records can show. During last 'winter several concerts smokers and social evenings were hell and proved very enjoyable in overs way. As .you are aware no for admission were made, and if these concerts, etc., arc lo be continued and made self-supporting the Executive I committee must be afforded .better II- nancial support from those members attending. It is with mucb pleasure that 1 draw attention to Dr. IfacRae's visit uithiisiaslic discourse, and also so keenly: and worked fo to mako these'concerts ami socials the success they 'were, boili In organiz and the valuable assistance given contributing freely and heartily the' various programm-s. 1 am proud to ablc to tell that al the close oi the second s win rff its'existence our football el can show'a fine record, bavins lost o y one match, lo our friends thc "C .and having won both tii0 Ci Football league and the Scott Ci May' nexl season be the same, on more so. During the year our president, .llr. U. A. Cunningham, ha nn interview, with Col. Sam Hughe regarding the possibility Of an lufa try regiment being formed locally. Col.'Hughes assured him thru at n listaht date the sum of woul >e voted for. the construction of a irmoirry if the city would supply suitable'site. The .Mayor and Coun il have, assured us that this site wi ie provided by the city when the tini rrives. Th'e suggestion of arranging for per lanciit headquarters for this branch as also been made, but bas, up to ie present, proved to be an impos blllty owing .lo our financial condi on. However, it is hoped that wilt his end in view, all members, boll DROWNED j was noticed, was given the visit of Mr. Evelyn Wrench, the organizer of the club of which we arc a branch, with bis sister, Miss Wrench. Mr. Wrench gave a long, in- teresting and very instructive speech on the club, its aims and its accom- plishments, that was fully appreciated liy each and every 'member who at- tended the luncheon held at the Al- exandra Hotel, where he was euter- lained by the Hiss .Wrench.was entertained to luncheon by the ladies of the club at the Brown. Betty tea rooms, where she gave them a bright address. In the afternoon a tour of inspection of Letbbrtdje and its sur dies and gentlemen, will unite in aldug all future concerts, r socials as great a success flnancial- as from any oilier standpoint. One of the most pleasing incidents Ihe history of this branch of the verseas club, and one which we e all justly proud, was the opporturi volunteer fire brigade louniliiiKs 'was made bv Mr and Miss responded promptly to the call, and Wrench In cars .supplied by though they could not save the build -I the Board o! Trade. The presfdent ol .tills branch Mr. C. F. P. Cpnybeare, K. C., and Mrs. Conybearn very kindly lent their tastefully decorated grounds for the evening for the pur- garden party, at or any of iis contents, they kepi the fire from spreading to the adjoin- ing coal shells, which were threatened. The warehouse destroyed was fill with stores for the C. P. R. euEin- Wrench again addressed the members, of tbe club. Latei Dr. Win. B. Quern-, of Windsor, is Conybeare's residenc that is as lough as a blacksnakc whip est made and longest wearing Work- ever put together. Guaranteed by the to Klve service or a IK FREE. Will outlast two or three pairs of ordinary Moves I-hlr, glove is a world-beater for Wear. Made from tough thick horselndc, specially tanned by thc H.B.K. process to mike it stand hard knocks. When washed, it dries out soft and plump and clastic. Is heat proof, cold proof, scorch proof and almost wear proof. The fingers have special ripless tins' Thc palm -anti thumb scams are specially reinforced with overlap seams. If you wanl a square deal in gloves, and the best rfovc service thai your money can gel, ask for, and insist on gcttinc Guaranteed Gloves SATISFACTION OR A NEW PAIR FREE The Hudson Bay Knitting Canada's Expert Glove and Mitt Makers, MONTREAL ity il bad, and .of course accepted, of presenting an illuminated address personally to H.R.H. the Duke of Con- naught, who was, with the Duchess and Princess Patricia, visiting die city as guests of the Overseas Club. Also to hear the splendid reply he made in which there was personal re- ference to our organizer, Mr. Wrench. This was appreciated to the full by us all, as it the person- al interest his Royal High- ness in our club, (is development and its aims. It would be .weljjto .stale hero why the annual general? meeting has been Calgary, Dec. Scrouson. of Sixth avenue least, started otu lasi week with a teain and wagon, contain- j ing household effects rind stores, to take up a homestead at Gleichen.' Here a most unfortunate accidc-i; happened, which not only deprive him of his team and wagon, but rl suited within an ace of losug his lif into Hie bargain. Kssaying a short cut, he was cross Ing tlio frozen How. and when abou bait way over the ice began to crack and although he did his utmost u get back to firmer Ice, he ivas unsiic cessful, and the whole outfit was pve clpilatcd into the icy water. Almos jy a miracle he was able to scramble out, but bis horses and wagon had ills ippeared in the smother of churue ce and water. It was a frozen, waler-soaked ind lhal boarded the rain al Gloichen, and his appearanc I once attracted attention. Muc ympathy was expressed fcr him b he passengers, who Immediately rail, d a subscription to pay his fare. INE BANKS ORGANIZE AND WILL NO LONGER REPORT THROUGH VANCOUVER New Westminster, Dec. IS. A celing was held thu other day in hich the managers of the nine banks this city organized a local house sociation. Operations will start on anuary 3nd, 1913, and thc managers o prophesying Hut the ligures will eate considerable suprise when become known. Hitherto New Veslminsler. banks have cleared through to' Vancouver. The omcers of the association will be Mr. G. n. Hrymncr, Hank ot Montreal, chairman Mr. II. li. Dav- idson, Canadian Bank of Commerce vice-president Mr. J. Bank of Toronto, secretary-treasurer and manager. The banks concerned in the clear- bouse arc Hank of Monlu il Royal Crown of Can ida j Christmas Suggestions High Class Wines CHRISTMAS DINNER WINES' AT INDEPENDENT PRICES- In your hurry to do your Christina's, i shopping don't neglect your wine list' J This slore is well slocked willi Ilio PurestT (he kind thai you will Wai4 for your g-i-eal; annual feast. Leave our order 'now while the selection is Table Wines We a splendid seloction of imported 0 arei, Ion, Sherry ami Hautenie. unequall- ed in purity; Special specially umdc lo your own order. LctlilH'idgi; Beer at Brewery Prices J. B. Reuter 120 Fifth Street South. Canadian Bank of Commerce Hank- of Canada, Northern Hank, -------o "inn, ..nui.cuiuii.'i JianK Oi iinnr oaled a month later Ibis year than Bank of Toronto, Hank of last If will undoubtedly be rertem- ver. Dominion Hank and the T bered lhat it has been agreed that the i Bank of Canada club should at all times plain lhal there were no political matters to enter Into our 'work. With tills In view, the meeting lias been arranged lo come after all tile excitement of the municipal elections, etc., had subsid- ed, and to insure iiiat no political mo- ves could possibly be attributed to I am positive that yon will all be very gorry to bear that Mr. E. A. Cun- ningham. OUT energetic vice-president, has been compelled to tender liis re- 101 US, WANT COMPENSATION FROM BRI- TAIN FOR LOSS OF ESTATES IN 1763 STRONG CASTIGATION OF DYNA- MITERS BY STATES ATTOR. NEY AT I'NDIANAPOLIS signation, owing to the'fact thiii is I shortly to tlie-eitv has always labored l.ardTuu, (le '.P' tons in pushing forward our elub and 0 f lut is work, and although wo locallv! "S Ulflr isliington Dec IS nl Court of tan Ida" being the di iccl linci discenlinls of the origin Iicnch Uudil loids of the coun In through lorsitln, De I roiiiat icompte Lt M irnhal new which assert they were unlaufnlh dispossessed ot bv swarms of IJunlish peasantry winch over-ran Canada aftet the cession of that countn In Fiance m 170ii 'Declaring that this action upon Part of the Untisli goxcrniupnt in direct Uolation of the trcah, the petitioners 1CK the of the United states to take up their cause and insist ,t ho artitrateil be- lore the Panama c.mal tolls question laid before Hie Hague tribunal ie state depaiImt'iil Kill the petition (lie usMal consiJtMUOi' de HAD BEEN DRINKING HEAVILY -noon, Dec Stdf- fo, d in Englishman, toity olb, "hot himsolf todaj with a revolver, Bhson ptestnli.1 to (hi Siitc lie ind died shorlh .ifteiwards pirlntnl t petition i the Hint- Stifioicl had been drinking umm lo mlencnc .rbitra PI! Stilts Brilim to submit the lion o, the Ilauic the tlam, of IheJrTnad, fioui'oiulum Scifcuents of the ciluli in the I six j ears ago oi late He is unmanied, and leaves no itLttnes here. The imlice'are il int, an staffoid came ta shall be losing his valuable assistance, led Deer will be gaining a w power even if t-licy must resort ciime. the ice .-till be sure ol -receiving; at the "dynamite conspiracv" trial is best and Hearty support. I today of the forty men cbar-cd with ure that this branch will jofa complicity in the llo.Xamara dvn-i- 'llolc-heartedly in wishing .in-. Clin- mite plots. ingham and his family every possi-1 Olaf A. Tveilmnc. Sun Francisco Ie success and happiness in their ne'w was witli helping lo expend ocatlon. It Is also with jrrr-at regret tllai llr W. Clark iCTn" in connection with a at Lus wliich culniin- W. Clarke's resfenation ha, had lol, at Lus wliich culniin- accepted: fcr irom the time of tlio f Ule Hie l.o.s An- ugnration of this branch has ff and all o! tile defcnttants' were declared 'to h; ost capablv filled the office of sec etary, and bas never lired m- faHcr- Ulc din His efforis to assist wherever ho of ossibly could in the development crs I II W ''V" e club. Howevor. our loss is J......I "P "on-umon jobs. ie else's gain, and in view of .M arkc's pas; and services. I ,sl that Hi! will unanlmniisly RUSSIA'S POLICY St. IV'tersbnrg, Ucc. no ground for liussia I ien wil JracJ ?r vou need The Rayo Bracket Lamp is made for purpose It ss a vole thanks to him, and wish] selfish designs in the Hainan' n all success in bis now sphere. .1. A. UOSKWAIJN, Acting Hon. Sec. C. N. R. TO HAUL HILL TRAINS Dec. a Ions period of negotiations an has been reached whereby the Alid land Railway of Canada will operati Iho Ureal Xonlicrn and Northern I'ac- Iflc liailwiiy triilns from the L'nlted States hinindary lo Winnipeg. The new asrcement means lhat llin cngineprs. t-oniliiflors, firemen and trainmen set fhe pur cent. pay and iliat C. X. crows operate on all hi: Irais on Canadian territory in this district. Grand Trunk I'acinY anthoriiies al .Montreal give an iinqmilllled denial the ptory rbat (h..y would ITv lo lack oul or to 'lake ivpr and operate Ibe uaslorn section tin. N'niloiiiil Trausconliiiental rail, vay from .Monclon to the statement of Premier Koltovosoff in the Duma today, In course or a speech on the policy of Ibe Hussion government. lie.said that as thc great Slavonic and Orthodox power, Russia could nor he Indifferent as to whether lhe Hal- kan peoples obtained better condi- lions existence, and thus avoid dan- gerous complication. 'I.. he continued, "the lillSHian government is glad jt iliKS not changed its calm Fau'li- fnl to her alliance with l-'rancc, ami to hor frienrlly agreements U'llh other great Mowers, and sure of the toller's support, she sees no use. In soltlnsf up (me group or Powers against air- other. "The Russian govenimcnl hopes lhat ihe efforts of the Powers lo bring annul solidity of action on" the llalkan nneslion will hr. Martin's Baggage Transfer Phone 1386 Careful and phompt service. Mere's something that will appeal to the boys for Christmas MINIATURE FARM Complete with Hand I'olo and Shafts. fuO.OU worth of toys. have ilium- WACON I'rlce Will outlast The Lelhbridge-Weyburn Realty Co. Ltd. Arc. South ;