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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 25, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta S THE STORE OF Toilet Sets We have a large and wellselected Stock of Toilet Sets at prices to suit all also Patterns and Styles to suit all Nelson Eraser PHONE 21 LETHBTUDGE 1 Take Your Choice aud you will find plenty of Good Fresh Meat to choose Our Hams arid Bacon are noted for their frne Piche Miron Telephone 1 GANYMEDE never served thu gods wilh nectar as the beverages pre pared by the Brewing Malting Our ginger cream timi lemon arc unexcelled for their luscious their purity and lethbridge Brewing Malting FOR THE BUST SERVICE IN LETHBRIDGE STOP AT THE HOTEL DALLAS WE ARC ADVERTISED BY OUR SATISFIED FRIENDS TESTOF SEED OATS AND WHEAT From Fridays follow ng the severe autumn frosts in the alter part of August and early Sep which occurred in districts n the piovinces of Sas catchewari and the officers of the seed branch of the Dominion Department of who are ocated Regina and visiicdmost of the districts whore frost had been reported for the purpose of ascertaining the extent of the damage In many districts only a portion of the grain had been but oi damage by frost made clear the necessity for a more thorough investigation of its effects oa the vitality of the seed particularly of the seed oats and iu those districts where frost hadbeen known to As work of threshing samples were collected time to and many letters weresent to representative fanners in the vari ous requesting that samples of their best grain be sent to the Ot tawa Seed Laboratory for germina tion Farmers in the province of Alberta were requested to send ihuir samples to the seed laboratory which was established a year ago at The statement herewith in cludes only a summary report of the percentage of vitality of those sam ples that have been received and tested at the Ottawa Seed Laboratory up to December Manitoba Sixteen samples of wheat were re ceived from the southern portion of the province of Although many of them show evidence of being slightly the germination tests were on the whole fairly Only three of the samples show a germination test of less than 70 per cent inKfour two of which sam ples were from Minnedosa and one from Samples of wheat are now being received at the seed la boratory from the more northern dis tricts of Saskatchewan One hundred and three samples of wheat were from the province of Forty gave a ger mination test of less 70 per cent in four These forty samples came from the Battleford and Lloyd minster from Churchbridge and other points on the Yorkton and from the dis trict ranging from Broadview on the east to Regina on the and north of Abernethy on the Pheasant Hills On the whole it would appear from the germination tests of seed vvhciat that both the provinces of and Saskatchewan will minuted 21 imd S2 per Thirtyfive samples were received from They an average percentage germina iion of 30 Tliey were ob ained from Ciau Wil Shoal Roblin and Shell One sample from Newdale germinated 70 per cent and one from Moprpark72 Samples from shelhnouth Roblin germinated nly 4 per one sample was tested from the Dauphin It germinated 70 per Saskatchewan One hundred and two samples were received and tested from the province of They also gave an average germination of 45 per cent and ranged from nothing to OB per Assiniboia sam ples were received from Assiniboia which gave an average germin ation of 51 per Samples that germinated GO per cent or more were received from Langen burg and samples were received from the QuAppelle They gave an average germination of 50 per One sample received rom Estevan gave a germination of 39 per cent in four Assiniboia samples were received from Assiniboia Crown Why run the risk of spoiling the rosy tint of a childs skin when a little care in the selection of the soap will prevent it Get a soap that contains no injur ious filling or coloring Esau THE Such a soap is Witch Hazel Toilet A Strictly White Its especially grateful io a childs or an adults sensitive skin because ol the presence o refresh ing Whch There is no just as good substitute or this Its dltlerent rom any L cent in ten days and 76 in the same At least 250 samples of oats which gave an average germination badey are now being teskd in of 51 per Two samples from Balgonic germinated 10 and 9 per Samples from Mortlach ger minated 59 and 94 per samples were received from the district of gavft an average germination of 33 per Six of these were received from Yorkton and gave percentages as follows 67 and From all other points from which samples were re ceived the samples would be con sidered unsafe for use for the pur pose of samples were received from the district of Hum boldt and gave an average germina tion of 45 per that germinated less than 40 per cemt were received from Quill Arlington Domramy and Lad Seven samples were received from the district of germina tion of 43 per Battleford and fur nished samples that germinated less than 40 per Nine samples were received from Marshall and Lloyd minster which gave nn average ger mination of 55 per One sample from Marshall germinated 70 Ottawa Seed and a arge number for Alberta have been for test in the Calgary Seed A more detailed giving the complete results of this nvestigation will be prepared early in the new In the mean time an interim report will be pre sented covering the conditions in the province of While the results of the vitality tests that have thus far made do not give grave caase for it is important that all available sup plies of good clean seed oats and bar ley that were carried over from the 190G or may be obtained this years be husbanded for next springs Fanners may obtain Accurate in formation as to the vitality of their barley or wheat by planting one hundred average grains fri a flower pot or box of soil kept under conditions favorable to house The information thus obtained will be most satisfactory to Until March 1 germination tests of seed grain received from farmers in the provinces of Saskatche wan and Albrrta will preced ence over all other work in both the Ottawa and Calgary seed laboratories Samples should be placed in strong GOOD riON F05 THE TRAVELING PUBLIC EXCELLENT CUISINE BATHS HOT AND COLD WATER A DAY LETHBRIDGE For Real Estate values FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE have an abundant supply for next years and in a few districts The percentage vitality of many of only will it be necessary for farmers to bring seed from a Any wheat that has remained in store from the of 19GG will be prefer able for seed to the 1007 pro vided that it is equally Germination Tests of It is generally known that the vi tality of oats is seriously injuredby even a light frost before they are thoroughly ripened and Oats that have been killed by frost may ensiJy be detected by separating out tho kernel and examining the germ or embryo with the point of a Good fresh live seed his an embryo of a pale yellowish devoid of brownish and the kernel possesses considerable The embryo of frosted wheat presents the samples of outs tested could be cotton or paper the name and address of the sender anc per addressed to Seed De partment of 01 from Alberta to Seed Cal Samples addressed to Ottawa be carried free bv Postage must be prepared on all samples ad dressed to the Calgary Frank Waddingtoh will hold another big sale of Fancy Goods at the Auction Mart Saturday Evening et oclock Good goods at your own The Suction 110 Round Street Old Herald Office WERE WELL POSTFD HAY and OATS Bought aud Sold in Wholesale and i Retail Quantities PRODUCE DELIVERED LOCALLY Prices Carload may be had on Application Terms Strictly Cash Eastern Hyde ROUND STREET Next door to Enterprise Lumber Co materially tested by thorough fan Considering the danger of in troducing new species of weeds with the importation of fresh seed it may be well to consider whether it would not in many cases ba advis able to sow well fanned seed that would germinate only 50 to GO per at the rate of three and a half to four bushels ah rather than take the of fresh sup plies with which would also be i and a liali south of Fif some danger on account of lack of dollars reward for return of the ON ELECTRICAL WORK Place your lights right and reduce your lighting expenses A large assortment of electric fix lamps and bells it ways in New work neatly aud economically Repairs promptly attended to McKenzie Roy Kedpath Lethbrklge Phone 204 Stock Saddles Farm Concord Harness always on LOST Two one roan and one black marked with three half one above the other on the loft Straywl ui from field a nile LETHBRIDGE Conservatory of Music Commercial College We can guarantee you complete Lethtedge Saddlery Oats of the HIOG crop would be preferable to most of the samples that have been received and tested of the 1907 On account of being earlier iis ma txvo to 2Silp Many Free Utetsges Pupils received IIAXDBAC llc and Links containing notes i iii i 11 ami hills of about anrl silver a brown discoloration and usually a turjn Uie crop b ot dark threadlike streak below the em bryo or The is more brittle and The 1007 oat crop has suffered sc verey from frost and in many dis tricts Uie nats an practically useless for the purpose of although they possess good value for Manitoba Sixty samples of oats were received MACLEOD Lethbrklge Hotel KERR have opened offices in the t Oliver Room 5 Headquarters Spring and Winter Wheat Lands Conic and sea the famous Macjrath now on the We have also a few choice sections in Warner Local direct from farmers in the province of They gave an average j germination of fortyfive per crnt and ranged from nothing per Tt is assumed that some of the oats that gave high ger mination were of the lfn samples were obtain ed from the electoral district of Lis ger and gave an average germination of 64 per the lowest one being 14 per which sample came from The oher samples from Monitou germinated 8G and 89 per samples were received from which gave grrmmaiion of G per The two lowest samples were received from They tested 34 and fl per one sample was received from the Macdonald t Tt come from Pomeroy and germ in1 atecl ft per i Portage la samples j although it is thought to be equally susceptible in Fifteen samples of barley wen received from the of in the uneloaiud gsivc an average germination 51 per Twentythree samples of barley wre furnished from the province of which also gave an Ilcwuixl of will be of fered for its TO KRXT A New Sevcnlioom Brick House on Hound Kent thirty dollars a Apply FOR For AiWressTHE SECRETAEY Automob average germination of 54 per j The of Portage la Prairie furnished samples of barley rei cciviid from Lisgar and j Soisris were comparatively I in per cntage j In the imvi Storage Batteries Speedometers Tire etc General When yon require your gardens your yards cleaned cellars or any utlier teaming SEE or phone or Irop a post card in the your order will receive our prompt atten CUAL must be paid for mdelivt Residence and oast of the VOL Lethbridge healthy Apply to WAXTKF EXACT REPAIRING i A Servant for r T J of j Good vjittes to the riaht Ap AssiniboiaEst eight JJox piw an average gerrnin1 of 47 per cent QuAppelle three which give nn aver age Q 53 por cent HumbuKU four in which pave an averaue of HG per tlie district wliich gave an averace of 70 n FOR A correspondence Owner to th Apply toHdx ITer per four j an average anrl which 15 Commercial Grades of Oats and Composite of the various grades of pes an barley of the ir07 crop were received for test through the of the chief in spector of grain of Tho UOOMtf Two or by married Apply Hox llonild r2C The Origirvaf Garage which is still in Have you seen The Daily Herald Hard North j were received from the Portage la percentage of gemination in tour Prairie These gave an averj days for the various grades of wheat Sage germination of 71 per the j are as follows two lowest being from j Per which tested G 44 vr cvnl vi Sample from Cnrbcrry ger minntcd 01 prr samples were re ceived from the Brandon These gave an average percentage germination of All of these came two namely Brandon and The samples that came from Brandon germinated 85 and 89 per Samples Souris ger 1 1 2 3 o 6 WA NTKD A good souml Apply Turpin FurnvHire 03 91 74 LOS11 Rlrert South and the Olivor a Inclics watch for return to the Hera Id Of AT KEANS Headquarters for Santa Gaus Stockings FRESTI FRUIT HOMHMADE CANDY HOT COLD DIMNKS JCH CKEAM KEANS Opposite Phone OS wtcks left in Christmas which to set those You should leave your orders cnrly nnd thus avoid the usual holiday have something entirely new for Christmas You should sec Feed 2 44 Oats I gave a tola percentage in ten days of 72 per cent 35 per cent 32 per Barley 3 germinated 77 per OF PRAIRIE SCHOONER Toronto Frank says Canada should havo a Kmploy for Admiral Dan INfcGillicuddy is in GUESSEd Medicine Hal The guosswl right tho very time we proplicsicd tliat Bnclianans Faily TTcmld woxild bft worthy of man and a credit xo tho city of It is a newsy sheet and lias apparently jumped into popular fa vor in Southern Alberta Hie BaM Strife AVork Kttulio nnd Nonb of Hndsons Uny Store BARONIES ROAD RITUAL OF Toronto The Anglican hockey league have a Book oE but they will not call it It will be i Hockey ;