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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 24, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta FAQE LlTMiRIDQE, AU1IRTA, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24. IW. r Side Lights It's hard to mend a bad break in ____ vour conversation. TUilr Herald Print-ins uo.. Ltd., erery lawful evening at j uur office. Bound 8t. Lethbridge. i who argues with a fnend. ilberU. Canada. J W. A. BUCHANAN. Managing Di- It takes a woman to point out the and Editor. Subscription Oallr. one year, delivered..... Dmily. six month, delivered. Dailf. three months, delivered one month, delivered Daily, one year, by mail Daily, months, by mail DmiiT. liiutiluo, DjT IU5.ii Herald, one year faults in another woman. k4 SO Nothing like the efforts of 2.00 i a woman to be disagreeable. IM S.M 1.75 Many an indulgent husband allows the indulgence to f stop with himself. !.SO omit given. Under Liberal rule :he man isn't necessarily bashful be- ho declines to meet his tioas. I HANDICAPPED j I know a perfect i That 1 would like to smother; I But he's immune because he is partment has been a money maker. j My best girl's little brother. Surpluses are reported every yearj Chicago News. under Conservative rule de- j Scits were always the case. HAVEN'T TIME These surpluses have been recorded! First "There's one good too- every year since the reduced pos- 1 thing about tai rates came into effect. The JLib-j Second "What's eral government gave the people pen- First "It makes you fer- ny postage and is able to show ajget all your other troubles." balance on the right side. That j speaia well for the men directing the j A PARADOX affairs of the postofflce department. A man will make as aot Mistakes his lifetime through: Yet thinks he knows exactly what All other men should do. Washinfirton Star. SPEND THE SURPLUS Again the postoffice department of Canada, reports a big erably over a million dollars. We are glad to hear it hut will be much bet- ter pleased if some of the aforemen- tioned-surplus is spent in opening up new "offices in Southern Alberta and giving settlements with one mail a better facilities. It must be said however that there has been a marked improvement in the postal fa- cilities daring the past year. Many j new offices have been opened. The When cold the wind is blowing growth of the country continues and! And winter chills the rmise. new offices will be required dur-j And, what with sleet and snowing, ing next year. THE IDEA i a pretty good boat I I should say. n he I had had the job of building the Ark I we wouldn't have the flood yet." POVRRTY'S SOLACE THE FUTURE IS BRIGHT All mortals have the blues, i We can shrug our shoulders I And wipe our frosted specs, i And read the railroad folders Lethbridge is just on the verge ofj From Florida or Mes. its greatest growth. The develop- 1 News. ment of this district has really only I _ commenced. In the spring there will j POLITICAL DANGERS be a wonderful coming of settlers and j jt for a woman prairie land that has known only the, understand buffalo and coyotes as inhabitants will become the home of countless settlers. should say so! ITy wife asked me today if a candidate who was scratched at an election ever The man who predicts that Leth- j had bloocl poisOaing." bridge has reached the limit of its J _____ growth is insane and is fit to be the i first patient to enter the asylum at j Ponoka. There is no room for the pessimist in this city or district. His place is in some country village in SHE DID Mr. invest that little surplus money you have on hand so that you'll have something for a so today. I bought a new raincoat, a rainy-day the east, where all people have to rainy da3% I were look forward to is the summons of! did death. With-the growth of the countiyj skirt and a gold-handled umbrella." more industries will locate here, more i wholesale houses will make this a dis WANT HELP FROM CHINA tributing centre and our mines will j Winnipeg. Dec. up 10 double and triple their output. j a CTeat phch of excitement over the No Place in Western Canaha has of Chinamen last Saturday brighter future than Lethbridge. j night; aud fche failurc of the police tu ferret out the murderer, local Chi-i i- A MERRY CHRISTMAS. i men have appealed to the Inipeml The Herald extends to all its read- Chinese authorities to help unravol ers the wish that they will enjoy which surrounds the Christmas with the spirit of the chil- murder, and jilso the mysterious mur- merrily and joyfully. May the I day bring peace and happiness to ev- ery fireside and a resolution to carrv- the Christmas idea of "Good will to I London, and will be forwarded der of two Chinamen a year ago. j This appeal has been forwarded :J through the Chinese Ambassador at to all" through tbe year to come. I lh'-' court at Pekin" Christmas is a day when hearts are j large and thoughts are kind and the j Three big acts, 5 feature pictures, world would be a much better place j two illuminated, and excellent music to live hi if every day carried with th? Lyrsum tonight. the people the Christmas spirit. j _ __ _ ___ Let us tonight remember the unfor- tunate and the poor. Remem- j ber them with some gift, large or small. You will feel better if you j do. OUR POINT OF VIEW. every child have a full stock- ing tomorrow morning. j Santa Glaus will arrive in his au- i tomobile tonight. He left his sleigh! at Moose Jaw. A merry Christmas to all. The full stocking is what the boys and girls want tomorrow a good deal j more than the full dinner pail. Cheer up tomorrow is Christmas, j the cheeriest day of all the year. It looks very much like a Call for- nia Christmas for Southern Alberta' tomorrow. i THE McGILLIVRAY MINE Spokane, Dec. of in- corporation have been with the auditor of cotinty for the McGillivray Creek Coal and Coke Co., Ltd., a corporation, which is to operate coal properties near Coleman. Alberta near the Inter- national Coal company's mines. The corporation is backed by several Minnesota areong them being Henry L. Simons, a banker of Glencoe. The Spokane- men are Byron E. Sharp and Her- bert T. Irvine. The officers arc: President, James A. Newell, St. Paul; vice president, Henry L. Simons.; secretary and treasurer, Byron E. Sharp, Spokane; director, J. N. Paine, Glencoe, and Herbert T, Sharp, Spokane: general manager, J. Prank Povnh, It Fills A Long' Teh Want As a man said when he stirred thegraelin his top- per. We resume dealing in 4 41 all by opening up seven hun- dred dollars worth on Jan- nary 4th, 1900. It is the manufacture of: Coliu Me Arthur Co. Ltd. N17PF SED R, SIGE THE PICTURE mm THE CHRISTMAS WINDOWS. The windows of our city cer- tainly speak volumes for the artistic ability and judgment of our store- keepers. The spectacle of an aeroplane bear- ing the genial person of Santa Glaus calmly floating through space, dis- tributing the many luxuries that are onJy associated with the season of his appearance, seems to transport the onlookers to the past- reahns of child hood, making for the moment the ......._____, com naru'iacis wi wait, whilst our minds waucier to the time when the most real thing visit- ing the horizon of our juvenile world was the arrival of t'tmta Glaus. mim nt crtnta natnf.iftl have found themselves transported for a time nito the windows of one en- terprising firm who by skillful ar- raagenient of attire have given the most engaging touch of the an- cient and modern. The residence of the knights of old with the toggery of the knights modern. However in point of skill the win- dow 'of B- "Ur- Wallace's Tobacco Store would be hard to beat. Mr. Wallace has hie on a most original idea, combining the attraction with novelty. In the front of the window is- built an exact replica of the new j C.P.R. bridge the onJy difference be-{ ing that Mr. Wallace's model is com- j plete, in fact that a train bearing! freight for the American Tobacco Co. I is continually running over the lines. The ingenious little engine (a splen- did copy of the C.P.R. engine) by the way, gets its motive poorer from a number of dry batteries, a little coil being secreted inside the body the engine. A really good attained by this train, much to the satisfaction of its little black engineer, whose grin of delight is evident, almost to the swallowing of both ears. The nodd- ing conductor gives consent for the train to move on at the same time, his bland smile assuring his spectat- ors that if they step inside they too will be served all right. Grape Fruit Tangerines Preserved Ginger Ripe Olives Received Today The Bentley CD, ltd, Wfctoale and Retail Phone 35 What better XMAS Gift than a pair of German's fine SHOES F. German The Shoeman Between Sage's and Roy's IRON SPRINGS. Iron Springs.. Dec. George Foster, who has been lor some time suffering with a broken leg in the hospital at Lethbridge.. returned home on Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Fuller enter- tained some of their friends last Monday night with a dance at the Hammond ranch, those present be- and Mrs. W. S. Hill, Mr. E. Coe, Miss Coe, Mrs. F. Warren, Mr. H. Warren. Miss Warren, Mr. and" Mrs. T. Nolan, Mr. and Mrs. J, Fuller, jr.. Air C. Blake, Mr. G- Harding, Mr. M. Noble, Miss Noble, Mr. D. McNabb, and Mr. J. Cham- berlain. The road to Mr. Fuller's being a difficult one for strangers to follow after dark, some of their ex- pected guests -were not present, but those who came thoroughly enjoyed themselves, and all were alike sorry to see the morning come. Mr. W. 3. Hill, Mr. j. Hrngrose, and Mr. A. Warren were visitors to Lethbridge this week, Mr. J. Devrees went to Lethbridge with a load of wheat Monday. Miss Vivian Gibson returned to Irun Springs from Lethbridge, where she ha.s been attending school, to spend the Christmas holidays. No luncheon 'will be served at the Hub Cafe on Stuas Day, but breakfast will be given to boarders until 1 p.m. Short orders to transients until 4 p.m. Xrnas Dinner will be served 4 30 to 7.30 HUB CAFE I he South Albert a lumber Co. Ltd. We are not Helling Out but you will find our Prices as Low, and our Grade ot Lum- ber equal to or better than any other yard in Lethbridge The South Alberta Lumber Co. Ltd. Corner W.-s'-niiistcr Ford JustSoytlioftheFllisonMill Phone 225 1.0. Box 654 Lethbridge New Dayton 2 now G room cottages ou 50 ft. lofys, paying 18 per cent, S2400 takes the two. cash. w WHEN YOU WANT Good Meals What better can you rnake investment than in a 10-acre Fruit Farm at THE CREAM OF THE KOOTENAY Fresh air. pure water, con- genial surroundings and pleasant occupation. If iiiterested write MSfM MM! NELSON, B.C., or Drawer L, LethiiridgB 2 brick cottages. 6 rooms, modern in way, S2900 each, cash, balance easy. Alberta Realty Co. Coaldale Block [ethbridge 50 HEAD OF Heavy Mares and Geldings To be Seen at City Market YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. i DR. W, S. GALBRAITH Physician, Surgeon, Accouctitr Office 914 Kedpath St. Plione M HOURS: Before 9 a.m., 2-3; 7-8 p.m. DR. J. E. LOVERING Physician, Surgeon, Accouchtr Graduate of McGill University. Motit- real. Office in Odd Fellow's Block, cor- ner Round and Dufferin Sts. Office Hours: Week days, till 9 am. 11 to 1 p.m.; 3 to 5; 7 to S. 11 1.30 to 2.30; 5 to 6. Phone Day .and 343 CANADIAN ANNUAL. AND Clean Rooms In Grassy Lake go to MAH TOY YAH RESTAURANT Grassy Laka Alta. Fresh Cream Milk from Tiffin's Farm Delivered Daily Our and Purity" P.O. Box SO Resilience, Urgyie Ave. LOW ROUND TRIP RATES to St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minn.; Milwaukee, Chicago, 111.; Coun- cil Bluffs, Des Moines, Marshall- town, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Sioux City, Fort Dodge, Dubuque and Wa- terloo, Omaha. Neb.: Kansas City, St. Joseph and St. Louis. Mo. Tickets on sale daily DEC. to INCLUSIVE good to return within three months. Apply to nearest C. P. By. Agent- .tor information. PURITY IN CANDY is the first consideration. Ail -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 Candies, put up in fancy boxes for gift purposes, Candy Canes, Christ- mas Tree Decorations, etc., is espe- cially directed to your notice. Rnrhnn'R Kanriv liUuliUII 0 ilulluj SAT, DRINK AND BE MERRY isMlio order of the day now for Thanksgiving and the Yuletide, when will towards men" can be shown by furnishing your guests and friends with such good cheer as Alberta's Pride Beer. It is a deli- cious beverage for the holidays, or for any season of the year. It is always welcome on your table or your sideboard. LETH BRIDGE BREWINGS MALTING COMPANY, Ltd SPECIAL OKDERS for Xmas Scotch For Christinas received up to Wednesday Evening Goods Delivered Thursday A Specialty With Us THE CITY ROBT. SCOTT, Prop. ANNUAL EASTERN CANADA EXCURSIONS Low Kound Trip Rates to ONTARIO, QUEBEC AND MARITIME PROVINCES Tickets on sale Doc. 1 to Dec. 31, in j 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, i "finest Equipment. Standard First- class Sleeping and Tourist Cars on all Trains 2 Through Express Trains Daily Accounts must be 15th of each month THE "TORONTO EXPRESS" Leaves Winnipeg daily at 22.10, mak- ing connect'ons at Toronto tor all points east and west thereof. Apply to nearest C.P.R. Agent for full information. A. L. Roy Wholesale Liquor Merchant Phone 50 P.O. Box 87 For Christmas and New Years Holidays the Canadian Pacific Rail- way announces a rate of fare and one-third for the round trip. Tickets on sale for Christmas, December 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25, for New Years, De- cember 23, 29, 30 and 31 and January I, final return limit on all tickets, January 5, 1909. 7-15 Single Fare Plus S2.0Q for the Round Trip From all stations in Ontario, Fort Arthur and west, Manitoba, Sas- katchewan and Alberta to T01 and WESTMINSTER Also to OKANAGAN VALLEY and KOOTENAY POINTS Tickets on aale December 1, 2, 3, 17, IS.. 19, 1903. January 4, 5, 6, 21, 22, 23 and 24, 1009.. good to return within three months. MISS EM I LIE CARROLL WASTE Graduate 01 KNOX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC Galssburg, Illinois Terms on application. Studio at residence of Mr. E. H. Koberton, 607 Crafab St. Phone 185 JOHN BARTHOLOMEW Lethbridge PIANOFORTE TUNING, ETC. Organs and Pianofortes repaired, polished., etc. Good work guaranteed. WRITE HERALD OFFICE. LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORT- HAND Oddfellows' Building. Day and Evening Classes. Terms on application. Dec. 16-lm JOHANNES H. MACMILLAN SOLO VIOLINIST Pupil of Jhenni Veobanggen of Rome, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Germany HIGH CLASS SCOTCH MUSIC A SPEIALTY Open for banquets, concerts, etc. For terms apply c-o Royal Col- lieries, Lethbridge. W. M. DODD, ARCHITECT Calgary, Lethbridge Specialist in Fireproofing, Sanita- tion Heating and Ventilation. Ernest E. Carver M.B.A.A., M.R.A., A.A.I.C Etc Manager Lethbridge Office Bryan Block L. M. JOHNST-ONE Barrister and Solicitor Office arJioining Union Clank, Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Roya! Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD B. C. W. R. BROWN Varnishing Household Furniture. All classes of Signs painted. Carriage Painter House Painter Paper Hanger Wood finisher, etc, Phone Argyle Ave. DR. O. J, COURTICE. Dentist Graduate of Northwestern Oniver- sity, Chicago, 111. Office to 12; 1 to 5. Rooms 1 and 2, Macdonald B4ock DOCTORS MEWBURN DEANE Redpath Street HOURS: Before 9 a.m. 2-3; 7-8 p.m. DR. J. 8. ELLIS DENTIST Graduate of Western Reserve Univrr Cleveland Ohio. BLOCK Phone 307 Hours: 9-12; 1-5 MADAM N'ORWAN (Orchestral Teacher of pianoforte, argan anc voice production. Visits or receives pupils, prepara- or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard House, Crabb Streat. MR. ERNEST F. LAYTON, Violinist, Pupil of Geo. Wilbey, London, Eng., and of Frank E. Blachford, Toronto. is open for a limited number ol Pupils. Also for Concerts, At Homes Banquets, etc. Terms on application. Phone 212. .MR. ALBERT ELY Pupij of Dr. Brlggs, M. A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. Hancock, Esq., FJl n r> T T> A TVJ- _ wigiin aua ineory. Voice Culture, Pipe Organ, Piano, Harmony and Theory, Song Singing Open for Concerts, Banquets, Re- citals, Etc- Terms on Application. 690 Lethbridge, Alta. HAMILTON YOUNG ENGINEERS AND SURVEYORS Room Block. C.F.P.Conybeare, B. Morton Jones, K.C., D.C.L. B.C.L. CONYBEARE JONES BARRISTERS. SOLITITORS, ETC- Offices: Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Alberta. W. C. SIMMONS Advocate, Barrister, Etc. Office: Southard Block. ADDISON SON Funeral Directors and 321 Crabb St. LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. Office and Residence Phone 102 F. 8- ROLFSON ARCHITECT 3 Whitney Block. JAS. A. MACDONALD ARCHITECT Macdonald Block, Hedpath Street Lethbridge, Lethbridge Lodge (39) A. F. A. M., G. R. A, Regular meeting cighn, the third Thursday of each month in Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will always a hearty welcome. A.C.MESSER, G.V.STORKEY, W. M. Secretary. P. 0. Box 537 Lethbridge Aerie No. Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ays in K. of P Hall at S o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. S. G. DAVIES, W.P 24-1 y T J. WHITE, W. S LETHBRIDGE '.ObLit NO. 3B C. B. P. O. 'E. Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 8.15 p.m. A. SHARMAN, M. PRIEST. El R. Secretary. E, Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 293, Sons of England Benefit Society Meet in the Knigl.ti of Hall f ami third Thursday in the month at 8 p.m. bretfcren always wel come. Walter Applcby, T. Robins. W. 57. ;