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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 21, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LtTHftfllDQf, ACTA., MOMDAY, DCCtftMtlt ii, Ktt. Co. Store California Navels, extra due color and weei, ftfi good as you can get any wltpre, gizet 112i to SSOt. Per case, or from 2oc to 50c per Extra fine nock; from 2' te to 35c doe. No. 1. 1 ORANGES box -AH resorted, guaranteed ...........-.......90c Waihintfton stock. aay variety. ,20c Special oa Everything for this Week It will piiy you to buy your Christmas Goods from us i1 n VYe tke finest assortment u of goodi in Lethbrickre UK GOOD CO. The Up-to-Dite Grocers A Great Throng Of Will Ask the Grand People To See j Trunk Big Fight TEN THOUSAND TICKETS tOCP FOR SURMUJOHNSTON SCAAP. my N, -S. W., Bums, the pugilist, Jack Johocoa, Am- erican ooJowd pugilist, aw to %bt here ou SaturUjvy next" for UM heavyweight of ifc world are both in the pink of condi- tion. Hard work has made UUMB At for Jong ftjutl hard battle al- though the favor prob- ably iMcauiK of racetit signal vic- toria over both of the Australian j fighters, Johnson already has many siici will 'not fca vithowfc a big bunch of money behind him when he enters the arena. Burns ia ToBuiM ftARKHILL WANT A RAILROAD AS SOON AS POS- SIBLE. Barrhill, railroad meet- ing was at the Barrhiil post of- fice oa Thursday, 17th December at Our new store is jast complete! in. time for Christ- mas. -We vfilL be able to show bur patrons the lar- gest and best assorted stock ever shown in this city. Oar Prime -Str'er Boef and ether Fresh are unexcelled in quality. We have taken special care to Sssurt our poultryr We also have a full line of Delicacies, such as Oysters, Crabs. Shrimps, Lobsters, California Celery and a larue variety of Fresh and Smoked Fish. Give us a call and will do our utmost to satisfy you. Piche CgL Miron placed himself in thc pf the skillful trainer KeWe, with O'Donnell, the Australian weight champion as sparring partner. Johnson is at Manley, a seaside su- burb. Jack Mullins is his traiiier, and: "BRi''JLong, who Bunts beat so handily in Melbourne last September has been doing his best for the week to give Johnson oa Burns' style ol fighting. oth- er have bten assisting in this task and .John son. has been putting in the hardest of work with the gloves and on the road.v have been given training exhibitions twice a week at the Stadium and the crowd past wveu, the genial port mat- Wintori giving the ttM of for ihe occasion. The meet ing was well attended by the farmers of the neighborhood. Mr. Nale was elated president anjl Mr. Beuninffield, secretary. Five coa were appointed to obtain ac- curate information from everyone at present resident in the district as to the amount of grain prepared for ftMd ing in 1909.- jniejeauyassers appointed ward Johnston, Roy Honey, Ola Ol- son, John Wintori.and Charles-Good, who will canvass the part of town- ship 12, Range 19, which lies oa the west side of the Little Bow River arid which .is included in the Barrhiil towr, .ship 12. range 21. Three delegates were appointed to meet representa- tives of the other townships, namely, John John Watchman and Roy The meeting WAS a lively one from start J.a and expressed the feel- of exasperation felt by the farm- have to haul "their grain ,to market for a distance of over thirty. miles; the prevailing jsentlinent of the of people have been watching fight ers at their work_ In this way the men havje beon enabled to.gather in a lot of inohey, a intend to place on their chaneesr The" public betting is fiye ready a large" amount has-been put in the hands of holders at these figures: It is expected that twenty thousand people will see the fight, ten thousand tickets having already been sold. As yet no referee has been selected but it is believed a good" will be found ia a day or two. When the final ccunt of thejeferoe Sydney, Austra- meeting 'was that their petition should "be brought before the Grand Trunk Pacific railroad officials by Pre and a motion" was AT THE MARKET, Saturday, Dec. 19. The market counts for more as an institution as the weeks go by. This morning both the supply and-the de- mand were greater than ever before. Next week the market will be open on Thursday instead of i? give the citizens an opportunity to A LOCAL BUDGET F, H. Cox Son have opened a dairy business iii the city., Mrs. and the MTsses Ilemple of "Win- nipeg are -visiting friends in the city. Waller Guthrie is visiting here from Medicine Hat. Saturday Tnoru ing proclaims Tommy Burns or -Jack Johnson the 'I world's champion heavy weight pugi- list, the adherents of the fighting game of Worth America, Europe -and Australia will have finally settled for themselves the much mooted-question of which is the better man. Since J. J. Jeffries retired and. Burns_definite- ly flung- hjs banner to the "breeze and announced that he would defend the title againsfc all comers, barring col- ored, Johnson has camped on his trail, denying, the right of Burns to draw the color line, sad no little am- They 6f .the through tne western portion of town> ship 12, Range 20, was 'referred to as sure thing- and the road should "be built, as it would be to the benefit of the C.P.R. 'to, put it through, so as to make the irrigation scheme on the the south" side of tho Big Bow Hiver A success, but as there was quite difference between a survey and an ac complished railroad, tthe quickest way to induce to commence" op PLEASE PAY WHAT YOU OWE ON SUBSCRIPTION THE DATE ON YOUR PAPER WILL TELL YOU eratioba- w'ou'ld bclto interest another road to 'go "through the district, 1 which would cause competition and have the effect of reducing freight rates. ount of public sympathy has sided with the black man. Despite the cla- mor ho'.vei er, Burns persistpntlp- re- fusedto accede Johnson's demand for, Cohman, Dec. 19.-P.-Bremner of a fight ana wont his picking up lEdmdHton has been in Coleman for ONTARIO'S GOVERNOR BEREAVED. was re- (jaived of tVle death of Gordon pibson, a son of Lieut.-Gov- ernor J. M." who died last night at Colerado Springs, where he had gone benefit of hishealth. Coleman E. Conquergood from Lake ensy money purses- against second and is making a visit-" to the city. third rate fighters. secure a supply of produce for Xmas. Geo. J. Bryan, master of the Nor-1 The following prices prevailed this mal School, Culgarj-, and the Turkeys, per lb............. 25c Chickens, per lb. 18c Eggs, per dozen GQe Butter, per 'lb. "30c Mutton., per lb. 15c Lamb, per lb...... 18c Pork, per lb....., Potatoes, per cwt. 13c O. D. Paddock, the college boy dancer, at the Lyceum tonight. He is there with the goods. Coal Delivered Anywhere is Town C.O.D. All kinds of Draying and Contract Work executed with despatch of the Bryan" Block, week end in the city. spent the TO GO OVER THE FALLS. Hay T Transfer Co. RING UP 180 Niagara H-otelkeeper to Make Trip in L. E. Townsend came in from Stir-! a Rubber Ball. ling yesterday and is here today on' Niagara Falls, Dec. business. proprietor of the hotel at At the hockey practice Friday night Chippewa, his intention some fifteen members of the club turn- of going over the Horseshoe Falls in ed up and made a very lively hour of i June next in a rubber ball. There it. The "team "expects, to be in good j will be two one within .the shape for Christmas day. i other. The outer ball will be thirteen J. S. Lawrence, who for many j ieet' in diameter, and "the inner one, years was C.P.R. superintendent on in which Leach will hazard his life the Medicine Hat-division, has now j eleven feet in diameter. The inner left the company's service, and is at [ball will be held in position by four present travelling with reuce in the South. Mrs. Law-1 spiral steel springs, and sufficient oxygen pumped into it to give him The private car of the new chance for life if anything goes in tend cut of this division was here! wrong. Saturday, bringing G. S. Mahra--r[ ________________ for some time a most popuhii .laem-j SALE OF THE EYE OPENER. bor of the C.P.E. staff at Brandon, on i Toronto, Dec. the publisher a visit of inspr-ciion over his new dis-joi the Calgary Eye Opener does not trict. Mr. Maharg was a prominent j stand by his original agreement to citizen of Brandon, and will be jauch.! sell to union newsboys only the me missed at that point, showing, as he j bers of the Toronto Newsboys' Local did, a kesn interest in municipal j Union, No. 16, will not sell the paper. affairs. This was the decision reached last i night by the nnion at a meeting held Come early to the Lyceum tonight. at the Labor Temple. President John .__________________I Hurst presided. The Alberta iailwajf and Irrigation Company Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS ON THE MARKET Intc i.uui nf thp Raibnad anrt Uloel nf UlQcfmincfos 9H ui vnu ituiituuu unu nuuv. U! iTbuuutuuLlil FROM EACH the past few days.' Mr. Bremner built and for a long time was owner of the building occupied by Messrs. Clayton Morrison- A. C. Fiumnierfelt and, H. '-N. Galer, president and vice-president of the In- ternational'Coal Coke Co., arrived in town this morning.7 Messrs. Graham and who have proprietors of the Pacific Hotel for the past two months -have dissolved partnership. Eobt. Duel op continues and has leased the hotel for a-year. The play known as "Along the Ken- nebec was reproduced at the Coleman Opera'House on.Tuesday evening. A fair sized audience was in attendance. Messrs Lewis and Falconer have ad- vertisements out announcing that they will start a gymnasium class in the store room of the.Pacific Hotel on Tuesday evening next. This is some- thing new for Coleman and it is hop- ed that it will succeed. The Coleman Hockey Club gave" a smoker last night at the, opera house A good programme of vocal and instrumental music was been arranged for in addition to a variety of other amusing features. Tho Coleman team will play this year in a league which embraces the prin- cipal towns in East and West Koot- enay. Messrs. Sharp and Irvine of Spo- kane and Nelson are very loxid in THE FURTHEST NORTH "Edmonton, pec. Landing can no longer lay claim, to the distinction of being the furthest north school oil the American conti-" j nent. The palm now. goes to tbe little school house in the-; Prairie River settlement; wh6fe tKere ;is ali. organized Trith: Public School Board officers, a good roomy school well equipped, and possess- ing au- excellent teacher.--; BITS OF WESTERN NEWS. A Methodist church is to be.built at Hpsmer. f. D. Thompson, C.P.R. operator at BTosmer; has been appointed agent at' Hillcrest.... I OUT OF DEBT NEXT YEAR. Dawson, Dec. J. T. Lithgow states that the entire debt j their T the" of thf municipality of Dawson will bej Coal Cokc Company's stock as an wiped out this month, and the city invcstment. Thcy citc thc fact that should have no further occasion to JLJST" RECEIVED ev EX PRESS A FEW ASBESTOS FELT COVERED TABLE MATS i get into debt. When the city incor- poration.was dissolved, in September, 1004, the debt was something like The debt has been gra'lual- ly reduced each year. a few years ago clients to buy they advised their International stock when that company, was started and Round, 4i in. "6 9 Oval, 82 in. x 5 in. 11 in. x 6 in. 14 in. x 8iin. lOc each 15c 25c 15c 25c 40c a Also a few Acre Lots East of Westminster Road, each TERMS EASY One-thin! cash, one-thirrl months, balance 12 Interest G per cent, per annum Sftn irf-iflafiftn Tn m. diio irngdiiuit oQ, RIUJ, A SUNDAY AFTERNOON PAPER. Doc. Sunday appoatod t'M-tiiy, and wns the first reg- ular Survlay afternoon rdition of any papor to bf- printer! in the city. It appeared in 16-page form, and is identical in with the rog- day edition. EASTERN CANADIAN EXCUR- SIONS Extra Tourist Car Service In connection with the Eastern Canadian Excursions, thc Canadian Pacific Railway Company will oper- ate thc following tourist car service from Kooteriay Landing to Toronto direct, to be attached to train No. leaving Kootenay Ldg. cr. Dec. i 1st, 8th, 15th and 20'h. For reserva- I tions in these cars apply to nearest agent. 298-13 which turned out to be a splendid in- vestment for many. "Doubtless the McGillivray Creek Company has a i i rosy future. j j J. F. Povah left on Thursday for j Spokar.c where he will attend a meet- ing" of thc directors of the McGilli- .vray Creek Coal