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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 26, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LITHiBlOOI, ALBIRTA, SATURDAY, PAQI FIVE r Canada's Greatest Success In Hand-Tailored Garments Fit-Reform has won its big success under the most direct comparison with garments made by the leading merchant tailors. Men, who the best garments that could be made, tried both, and are now wearing Fit-Reform Suits and Overcoats exclusively. Any man, who wishes the greatest possible value for his money, should make.. the same comparison. of .Electrical meet on Monday next at 8 p.m. in the Bal- moral hotel, when several candidates will be initiated. Tuber local S. P. oi C. is starting a circulating library of the. standard works on Socialism and Political j Economy. j f What's the matter with the Trades and Labor Council? Why don't they open a reading room? r A> Color, Flavor, Fragrance are the strong points of McKELVIE McGUIRE Sole Agents for Lethbridge. The World of labor Affairs of Workingmen Frankly and Impartially Dis- cussed. Correspondence on Topics of Interest to Labor Classes Invited Contributed by a Labor Mao, who is responsible for tbe Views expressed in this Column The charter and supplies for the new local union for the plumbers hav ing arrived, a strong meeting of the plumbers, gas fitters, etc., was Iwld in Labor Hall Wednesday.night. The local organizer of the American Fed- eration: of Labor was present and ob- ligated and installed the members and officers. The following are the first F. Tepper; vice-president, D. Eobson; Past Pres- ident, Jos. Devlin; Recording Secre- tary, A. Milligan; Financial Secreta- ry and Treasurer, H. Cameron; Inside Sentry, W. Halburton. It was de- cided to affiliate with the Trades and Labor Council, but the election of delegates was left over to the next meeting, which will be held on the first Wednesday in the 3STew Year in the Labor Hall. As MAMUMCTUREC CM THE fcRDENS IN INDIA. RAM LALS PURE TEA It's RICH, CLEAR COLOR, fresh FRAGRANCE and DELICIOUS FLAVOR have made it hosts of friends. Are YOU one yet? IT IS PURE! Raymond The High Schol Literary Society1 Ram Lai's Tea is Sold only in Lethbridge by THE BENTLEY CO. LTD ROBBERIES IN REGINA Police the Regina, Sask., Dec. series of held their meeting at 2 p.m.. yester-j six robberies committed here since day. A good programme was ren- j Sunday night and no one arrested clered, which consisted of a has set citizens to thinking that it FOU N D-LOST-STOL gold watch with black fob and gold charm. Finder will re- ceive reward by returning same to office of Hatch and Coons. 12-1 Daily NeraU Market Place yw have to MM to rcit it tfcis II wait MC tbto 15c Mt tor OF OOA1 MIMING RIO ULATIONI SITUATIONS VACANT experienced'lady for notion counter. Apply Manager Hud- son's Bay Co. iHi girl for general housework. Apply Mrs. John A. Sil- ver, Baroness Road. 8-6 jto' do light book- keepitig to start, Jan. 1st. Apply Chow Sain Co. 4M) stenographer, at once. N. T. Hacleod and Co. 12-D SITUATION WANTED. elderly man of good habits, situation" as night watchman, Coal rifhti ol ttM 0oaiBlot> in MamtoX the Yukon Territory, Territories and Britiib Colaincia, mai faa leMod for a term oi twenty-out years at an annual rental oi tz acre. Not more that icvrea will be leased to one applicant. Application for a lease must made to the Agent or Bab-Agent ol the district in which the. rifhta ap- plied for are situated. In surveyed territory tbe lac-' must be described by sectioci, or le gal aubdiviaioag of sections, aod IB uneurveyed territory the tract ed for shall be staked out. Each application must be panied by a fee of which will refunded if the rights applied lor arc not available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the mer- chantable output oi the mine at tht caretaker, porter, cookee, or any simi- rate of five cente per ton. lar position. "The Federal Labor Union elected charged for refusing to pay for a the following--officers for the ensuing T. pixon; Vice- President. Pope; Secretary, W. Leese; Treasurer, T. W. Hanrahan; Guardian, L. Lyman; Guide, H. Clear; Auditors, J. Carter and L. Ly- maii; Trustees, J. Carter, J. Hayes, "W. Barnard; Delegates to T. and L. C., T. Hanrahaa, Dixon, W. __ Leese. S. Pope, T. The bartenders met last Sunday, and, not satisfied with the large amount, of "business" they usually deal with, they nominated and elect- ed the following officers for the en- suing W. Bennett; Vice-President, Tommy Phair; Chap- lain, W. Haynes; Treasurer, Billy McLellan; Secretary, Geoff Webb T. Phair, Dan Haley and Dave Fraser. The entire force of printers em- ployed on the Butte Miner, compris- ing the chapel of this office, walked out because a printer had been dis- rnistake' made by him in the correc- tion of "ad" copy. The mistake cost the. Miner office through making good to an advertiser by reason of an article appearing in print at a figure lower than was in the copy submitted to the office. The office asked that the proofreader "split with them the cost o-fjhe mistake. This he refused, and Ms dismissal was fol- lowed by the strike of his brother workers. The strike, the office claims, is in direct violation of a contract entered iuto between the Miner and the. Butte Typographical Union. John Harrington, a, leading Social- ist of Fernie, B.C., is stopping over Christmas with friends in the North aid. Pressure will be brought to to induce him to address the unionists of Lethbridge before he leaves. His speech at the Labor Day celebration in this, city was well re- ceived, and stamped him good The local union International Bro- the Glee Club, an instrumental by Mr. Baker and Mr. C. Curtis, a reci- tation by Miss Jessie Kedd. The de- bate "Resolved that Strikes Are Good for the Welfare of the Work- ing Men." The affirmative, speakers jMr. Clarance Ostlund and Miss Mary Boyson, won. A very good and strong debate was put on. The neg- ative speakers, Mr. Melvin King and Miss Laura Eedd put on some very good pointy .but..the judges decided for the affirmative by three points. Miss Davies recited, ..and then Mr. Baker after which Miss McRae 'and Miss Nellie Matson re- cited. Then "God Save the was sung. Mr. and Mrs. McCarthy and family have left, for where they -.vill spend tlie winter. Mr. Ernest Nilsson Monroe, Utah, where he vdll visit his old friends and relatives. is time for the police to get busy. Two homes were 'entered Sunday evening but nothing of account was taken. Monday the. house occupied by help at' the Alexandra hotel was en- tered arid watches, jewelry and mon- ey to considerable value was taken. Tuesday night, Presterman's store was entered and cigars were taken. Last night the residences of John Mar- tin and John H. Hall were entered. In the two houses jewelry, watches and money to the value of nearly five hundred dollars were taken. The police have taken a description of a .man ihaught to be implicated, but no arrests have been made to date. Last night several cases of women tiu or accosted oii the streets were reported to the city police but settler's car, on Saturday night, a small black an< dog, with reddish nose. night, a small black and white collie Answers 'o the name of "Sport." Finder suitably rewarded by leaving with John Tay- lor at Hick Hardware Co. 3-0 roan cow, branded "fT on right ribs; horse halter on it.. Re- ward of for recovery; person find- LAND FOR SALE Address Box S, Herald. Every of coal mining righU 12-6 j which are not being operated ahall furnish the district Agent ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each-year.'- The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lesce aaj be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights May be. con- sidered neceaaary for the working oi the mine at the rate of an acre. FOE African veteran scrip, cheap. E. V. Gibbona, Ott Block. 288-O VETERANS' Dominion land grants for 320 acres; warrants on hand for immediate delivery for cash. Wire or Write to G. W. Wagner, Box. 100, Regina, Sask. 11-6 FOR on Coutts St., close has left for nq arrests were made. The police met last night and dis- missed Constable Hossarth from On Tuesday evening Dec. 29 the Al- the force for negligence on beat. berta Stake M. I. A. will present The Cardston Dramatic Co., with Prof. M. Johnson and son in the great- emotional five act play "Enoch Ar- den" at the meeting The second annual seed fair of the HOW TO GET A YEARLY INCOME WITHOUT WORK. We will sell you twenty, forty, or more acres of land in the famous.and Raymond Agricultural, Society will I beautiful NECHACO VALLEY, B.C., be held in the meeting house oil Mon-! CANADA, on the main line of the day, 18th The'fair'will start at Grand Trunk Pacific at 10 a.m. Some g been offered. SMALLPOX AT ESTEVAN Estevan, Doc. An outbreak of smallpox has occurred here and 20 cases have been discovered with the result that one of the hotels is un- der quarantine and the entire town is being closely guarded. for 60 cents prizes have Per acre cash, and 30 cents per acre j per month for 8 years... For twenty acres this cash and per month until paid for. We pay you 4 per cent, yearly on all money you pay in. We cultivate the land, care for and market .the crop, and give you half the profits yearly. We guarantee to buy back your land at twenty per cent, more than you paid Stafford-flonew Co. if you will sell. OUR UNCULTIVATED LAND we sell for per acre, per acre cash, balance .9 yearly payments. When the Grand Trunk Pacific E.E. is completed next land will be selling for per acre. The coming most popular summer resort in North America...Buy now at low price, and sell to the other fellow for high price. An investment of cash for 40 acres will make you within two years or for 160 acres will'make jyou We a re 'cultivating I 000 acres for ourselves. You don't have to live on this land to own it. Send 25 cents for beautiful pictures, j map and .B. .Snell, j Rooms I and 2, Bryan Block, ovoi j Eureka Theatre, entrance Dufferin {St., Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. ing put it in Furman's barn; last time seen in south reservation. Write Box 593, City. school, at each 1-3 cash, balance easy. H. Macbeth Agency, P.O. Block. Q-0 Between freight shed and Bartlett St., one parcel containing a rag, addressed C. McClenaghan; a reward of will be paid for return of this to Mrs. McClenaghan.10-6 On Mcndav, between Two lots in Bl. E., west of Westminster Eoad; each; payments spread over 20 months. The H. Macbeth Agency, Block. 9-0 t- and on the Magrath Road or between the South Alberta Lumber Yard and Coaldale, a containing fifty-three dollars. A liberal reward will be given to finder: Write to Percy Patching, Coaldale, Alta., or leave at Herald Office. An Al section in a prosperous, well settled district, near the proposed line between Lethbridge and Calgary; rural telephone 'installed'; coal mine close; price per" acre; easy terms. Apply Box W, Herald. 9-6 LOST On Tuesday evening, purse containing over fifty dollars SALE OR EXCHANGE will be given for recovery, Keturn to Gait Hospital. Team of "black driving horses and one bay saddle horse; a ARTICLES FOR at owner leaving country. Apply Manager Hudson's Bay Co. 8-6 For full informatioa application should be made "to ihe Secretary ol the Department of tne Interior, Ot- tawa, or any. Agent or Sub-Afent oi Dominion Lands. W. W. COBY, Deputy Minister of the Interior Unauthorised publication ol; this advertisement tor, will not be Block. a great" sacrifice. S. Ripley, Office Apply A. and 8, Macdonald 9-6 FOR Whaley Royce best make slide trombone, new condition. down-, balance installments. Address Box X, Herald Office. 97-0 PONY EXPRESS. If you wish your parcels, trunks, or baggage delivered quickly, ring up Ed. Bechtel, Phone No. 302. Of- fice in McKeown Hardware Co. 4-26 TO RENT. TO on Courtiand per month; immediate posses- sion. The H. 'Macbeth Agency. 8-0 TO bouse, partly furnish- ed if desired, On Bornpas St. Apply E. Bryan, cor. Ford and Cut-bill. 11-6 TO newly furnished rooms; modern conveniences; with j or without board; gentlemen prefer- red. Apply Box Y, Herald Office: 9-6 NOTICE NOTICE IS HEEEBY GIVES that the EOYAL COLLIEEIES, LIMITED will make application to the Legis- lative Assembly of the Province of Alberta at, "the next regular session thereof for an act authorizing them j to construct and operate a railway TO unfurnished rooms to rent. Apply in the evenings after 6, at 50 Argyle 189. Ave., or telephone 10-6 TO unfurnished rooms, suitable for light housekeeping. Ap- ply 630 Coutts St. 11-6 ROOM WANTED. NOTICE Everything IMPROVE- VIL- Hardware, Cutlery, Etc. "If You Live Out of Town Write Us" Mord-Agnew Co. LOCAL ME NT ACT, LAGE ACT AND SCHOOL ASSESS- WENT ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given that under j the provisions of the Local Improve- j ment Act, Village Act and School j Assessment Ordinance the Honour- able Mr. Justice Beck has appointed j Tuesday, January I2th, 1909, at Ten j o'clock, a.m. at the Court House in the City of Lethbridge for the hold- i ing of a Court for confirmation of the returns made under the provisions of Section 91 of the Local Improve- ments Act in respect of the following i Local Improvement Districts, i Local Improvement Districts 602 and 605. j And of Section 67 of the Village i Act in respect of the following vil- lages, I SJhe Village of Stirling and the Vil- ilage of Stavfily. j And of Section 19 of the School As- sessment Ordinance in respect cf the j following School Districts, j School Districts Nos. "458, 510. 534. 678, 694, 825, 1156, 1379, 1381 and 1455, Dated at- Edmonton this 10th day, of November, 1908. JNO. STOCKS, Deputy Minister of Public Works. Crow's Nest Branch of the Canadian Pacific Railway 2123 feet West of Lethbridge Junction to a point on the South West Quarter of Section 32 in Township 9, Range 21, W. 4th M. and to acquire by purchase, lease or otherwise the spur line now under construction between the said points together with all powers incidental to the construction, operation and quisition of the said line of Railway as necessary. DATED at Lethbridge this 30th daj of November, A. D., 1908. ROYAL COLLIERIES, LIMITED. J. B. WILKIE, WANTED By young man, furnished room, with Box T. private family. Apply 9-0 Any person who is the sole head i J a family, or any male over 18 years !d, may homestead a quarter-section OT available Dominion land in Mani- toba, Saskatchewan or Alberta. 1'he applicant must appear in person at the Dominion Lands Agency or Sub Agency for the district. Entry 03 proxy may be made at any on certain, conditions, by father, mother, son, daughter, brother or nia ter of intending homesteader. months' residence upon und cultivation of the land in oaoK of three years. A homesteader may live within nine .miles of his home- stead on a farm of "at least 80 aeas solely owned and occupied by 'him or by his father, mother, son, daughter, brother or sister. In certain districts a homesteader in good standing may pre-empt A quarter-section alongside his ho.me- stead. Price per acre. Duties. reside six months In each of six years 'from date .of homestead entry (including the time required to earn homestead patent) and cultivate fifty acres extra A homesteader who has exhausted his homestead right and ob- tain a pre-emption may take a pur- chased homestead in certain districts. Price per acre. business man, furnish-j reside six months in each of three ed room with bCard, in vicinity of j years, cultivate fifty acres and erect Adams' Lumber Yard. Apply J. A. L house worth 9-6 i Lemmenes, City. LAWYER IS FREE. Singing, dancing and more than we can tell you of at the Eureka. London, Ont., Dec. i.-ive bfoii dropped in the case of W, H. .Bartram, the well known local charged with embezzling from Marion Bowles, a client. This means Bartram goes as a free inun, but it is understood Mrs. Bowles will receive about of the she is said to have de- posited with Bartram. SCAVENGING. Anyone desiring scavenging doneor cleaned, apply at Police Sta- 99-26 FURNITURE FOR SALE. FURNITURE FOR furniture oi all modern 7-roomed cottage for saK ubstantial W. W. COEY, Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. publication ol this advertisement will not be paid for. oa, nearly new. Must dispose of at once. A bargain. House may be rented. Apply Box 150 X.. Herald Office. S-6 I Coal, Ice and In replying to ads in this column kindly follow instruc- tion stated in the ad. The Herald cannot give any addL tional information regarding the matter or the advertiser. Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH ONE 63 ESTABLISHED 1864 I Merchants Bank of Canada HEAD OFFICE, MONTREAL Paid-up Capital..................... Reserve and Undivided Profits.............. Accounts of Merchants, Farmers and Ranchers Solicited Drafts Money Orders Letters of Credit Savings Bank Department Lethbridge Branch: Coaldale Block, Redpath St. TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfei Co. Draying outfit, and are prepared to execute all orders for promptly satisfactorily. promptly. Caf.h on delivery. J. S. Phillips A. L. Patteson Phone 70 Office in Nelson Gow's Store ;