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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 27, 1905, Lethbridge, Alberta �Ieariti Misses' Heavy Ribbed Worsted Hose. Regular price 20c to 80c, to clear................2 pBir for 25c Ladies' Oxfords and Slippers Regular SI.dO to $2.75 a pair, to clear.......85c to $2.00 a pair Special Bargains in Odd Lines of Clothing, Suits, Pants This is our regular half yearly Clearing Sulo before Stocktaking -OUR STOCK OF- FUR GOODS WILL BE CLEANED OUT AT COST U5% OFF CANVAS LINED CLOTHING A. MACDONALD & CO. M 'ss IjeSi-tir. of Crlgrcjjy, is the guest of Mrs. .J, F. Kodgers. "Mrs. (Dr.) DeVeher celebrated Christmas with relativesatMacleod. Mrs. Arthur M. Grace will not receive again until the fourth Thursday in January. Appropriate oxerciseB will mark the opening of the Westminster school next Tuesday afternoon. Madame Begin, MrB. Ohivers, Mrs. Vrooman and Mrs. Geo. Rog- W. H. Robson, who has been working in (Jowley for some time, is spending the holidays with hio family and friends, On Friday evening Rov. J. E. Hughson will talk to tho Epworth League on the subject The Struggle for Supremacy or Despotism and Democracy. 5900 bushels Northern Oats and 100 tons good flay for sale at Western Warehouse & Transfer Co., Ltd. 4tf ere will receive on New Year's day. ... _ u . . t , , Aid. Robmsou returned from a Seven teachers from Raymond trip to Winnipeg Inst week. Early public school are in town today. in the new yeHr ne ctf} hi8 ne� limy are having their pictures wholesale stationery business will 'took, be in running order Reuben Tiffin, of Cranbrook, is Mr9. j, W Kwu| hftg ftg h T.ltui^hM^ guests her father Mr. Weir, her ally enjoying himself amongst friendB. his sister, Mrs. Robertson and daugh ter. They aro from Orilha and are on their way to California. F. Sick, manager of tho Leth-bridge Brewery, presented each, of tho employees of the beer factory with some Christmas cheer in the famous Loth bridge Belle A Happy and Prosperous New Year to All ThankB for your liberal patronago during the Holiday Season. J. J. JOHNSTON DRUGGIST and STATIONER 'Phone 18. Night Bell. A LOCAL BUDGET. THE PIONEER � CHEMISTS Wish their many friends in tho city and country A Happy and Prosperous New Year Fred. Ketiney, who is an expert with the "ticker," had tho distinction of sending the first message from the new city office of the | C. P. R. Telegraph Co. He also received the first message. This week new desks are being placed in two rooms of tho Central school, completing the single seating. V. H. Campbell and R. F. Beck-ford, of this town, were registered shape of a box of the at the Winnipeg hotel, Winnipeg | "Lethbridge Belle" cigar, last week. If you have real estate to sell, city or country houses to rent, or wish to own your own home, see A. McQueen. 3tf The anniversary banquet of Lethbridge Lodge, A. F. and A. M. The dinners served in Lothbridgn will bo held this evening at the hotels on Christmas day would Loth bridge Hotel. have done cn-dit to the cuisine of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Whitney loft Ty hotel on the continent, on Friday for Los Angeles, Cal.. tor a good square meal, no town where they will spend the remain- T� w�st can beat Lethbridge dor of the winter. P D, McTavish and D. W. Me Geo. Houck is in his new quart- Tavish, of Calgary, were in town ers. The store is fitted up in mod- last week representing the JScrantoi cm style and is as bright and neat Correspondence School. The as a Quaker home. brothers resemble each other so "Scotty" Ross spent a week at ftT ^possible to tel Winnipeg Ho went down with a which was D. W. and which was reports P. D. Telephone 49 Night Bel] Watch Kean's ml. 5tj Inspector Belcher is on a trip to Grassy Lake. For monuments and headstones see B. C. Moore. " 1-12 The new North Ward school will be open next Tuesday. N. Mncleod. of Cowley, has been in town since Sunday. Mrs. Thog. Lewis is at her town residence for the winter. A. Waller ate the Christinas turkey at his old home in Kingston. C. H. N. Council is spending the holidays with friends in Calgary. Smoke the "'Lethbridge Belle and patronize home industry, ltf Jub. Nay lor enjoyed a merry Christmas with friends at Calgary. C. P. R. agent McCrae took a trip west for a few days this week. Rooms to rent, steam heat and electric light. Apply to William Ott. .f. P. Marcellus, M.P.P., Pincher Creek, was a visitor in town last week. A. E. Moore and wife of Raymond, spent Christmas with friends at Calgary. Staff Sergt. and Mrs. Frnser are on a visit to their daxghter at Gananoque. Mr. C. W. Grey and daughter. Miss May, left Sunday night on a trip to tho East. The walls and ceilings of the Dallas have been freshened by a coat of kalsomine. Jno. Nicoll, formerly in the drug business here, is now located at North Battloford. Reed & Co.'s self-raising flour, excellent for all kinds of cakes and pastry, at tho City Bakery. 2i8 The np-town office of the C.P.R. Telegraph Co. will be open for business on Jan. 1st. The city council meets nest Tuesday evening for organization. Kirkwood Leek is erecting another new house. He has faith in Lethbridge. 'A. R. McGuire, of the Two Maes was at Calgary spending the holiday with his sister. If you wish to buy town lots that-will give quick returns, call at once.-A. McQueen. iitf Miss Olive and Miss Greta Link returned home last Thursday morning from Winnipeg. For Rent- Two rooms; warm nnd comfortable; nicely located. Apply at Herald office. 2t 1 C. Mair, ledger keeper of the Union Bank, took a trip east and spent Christnns at Winnipeg. .1. J. Saunders, brother of "Si" Saunders, is seriously ill at Winnipeg and is not expected to live. Reed & Co's self-raising Hour, excellent for all kinds of cakes and pastry, at the City Bakery. 2i8 A visitor welcomed by his many friends on the holiday was James Fuller, manager of the Cameron ranch. Special music, that reflect^ credit upon the choirs of the town, was rendered in the churches m Sunday. Billy Hill, the popular rancher, from the Belly river, had his Christ- airload of sheep. He having had a good time. Reed & Co's self-raising flour, excellent for all kinds of cakes and pastry, at the City Bakery. 2i8 Miss Ethel McKay, of Cran brook, will arrive in Lethbridge on u auu , the 20th inst. to spend a couple of ueaVy, too, weeks at the parental home 1 Hon. Dr. DeVeber Bpent the holidays at Nelsdn. He enjoyed his first Christinas dinner with his mother in about thirty years. House to rent. A good, warm, six-room cottage to rent. Apply I). .J. Whitney^ p. O. box 377. il The holiday mail this year wbb immense. Fifty mail bags came from the south alone. Twenty five were for Lethbridge; the remainder were distributed fiom here. The mails from the east were just as large and that from the west quite avy, Geo. Matthews, who was em ployed at the city bakery for some time, left on the 14th inst. wit Miss Nellie Sherman, for Toronto, where they will be married. Be fore leaving the couple was tender ed a small dinner by a few of t-hei friends at the Palace cafe. The services at Wesley churc on Sunday will have special refer ence to the closing of the year The pastor will preach at both ser vices; subjects, morning. A Psalm for the New Year; evening. A M On the holiday the patients at the I mentous Question. A watclmighl A'igus Grant, of Butte, Mont.. ii former Lethbridge citizen, has I veil giving tiie glad hand to his old friends during the past few davs. Gait hospital were all remembered with gifts from the board. The hospital was appropriately decorat ed. too. Miss Maggie Mortimer, of the Dallas dining room staff, wus mar-ried at Didsbury on Monday to Dan Geiger, a well known rancher of that vicinity. Among the holiday visitors in town were: Jus. Doff, Kananaskis; Donald Duff, Washington Territory, and J. S. Alexander, bar rister, of Fernie. service will be hold at 11 p.m. Rev. J.E. Hughson intimated on Sunday evening that he was not an advertising medium. Homo jhtboii had lost a silver watch and asked the Methodist pastor to announce the fact. He did so but remarked that it was not his custom to interfere with tho business of the newspapers. Dr. and Mrs. Mewbnrn were summoned to Toronto on Friday ight last, owing to the illness of their son, Mr. Arthur Mewburn. lo is riuffering from pneumonia. Jack Curran, the wrestler, came to town last Friday but did not meet Larson, as the latter had sotno engagements in Cardston. However a match between the pair is certain in the near future. Curran went to Calgary Monday morning; to referee a boxing bout there. Jas. Pearson and his sons, James and William, from Perry Island ranch, Big Bow, were in town for Christmas day. Mr. Pearson,. sr., lis wife and several of Iub family are'going to spend the winter in California. James and William will look after the ranch during ilis absence. Hon. Dr. DeVeber has been lonored with appointment to the council of the British Medical Association. This is a distinct tribute to the doctor's standing in the medical fraternity, Very few Canadians have been selected, dur. ing the entire existence of the association, as members of the council. The British association meets in Toronto next ye ir and, of course, Dr. DeVeber"will attend. Chamber maid wanted. Apply I at Lethbridge hotel. 6tf I A bright little life was cut short very suddenly on Sunday. Clifford, the youngest child of Mr. and Mrs. L. N. McEwcn, succumbed to pneumonia, after being ill only a few days. The little chap was 2 years and 11 months old, and the parents have the warm sympathy of their host of friends in the shadow that has been cast over their home. Rev. J E. Hughson conducted the services on Monday. The members of St. Augustin's Sunday school held their annual Christmas treat last night; Tea was served in Oliver's hall at 5 p.m and some eighty children sat down. Later gifrs and candies1 were distributed from a tree, kindly loaned by Mr. Rogers. A cantata had been prepared, but, much to everyone's regret, it had to be abandoned at the last moment, owing to the sudden illness of Mr. Kilner, who was to have taken the leading role of Santa Claus, After the distribution of presents by Geo. Robinson, the children spent a pleasant howl in games, drills and choruses. | Wanted-A good general servant at once, good wages. Apply to Mrs. C. F. P. Conybeare. 4 F. S. Saunders, of the Bentley Co. on returning from a shooting trip last Wednesday met with an accident while in his room at the Lethbridge. He was of the opinion that he had removed all the cartridges from his 22 rifle but found to his sorrow, when he suddenly dropped the butt on the floor, that it wns loaded and the contents were discharged in his hand. A friend who was witti him at the time had a narrow escape as Mr. Saunders had been fooling with the rifle, prior to the accident. Mr. Saunders has gone to Butte, where he will remain until the wound has healed. Stripped Clean Well, not quite, but for a \;h':h the rush for goods was of the dog fight or prayer meeting order. One man, who could not get through the door-way enme in through a window pane. Another man stripped our ceiling of those nice decorations nt midnight, couldn't stay longer. Now, in thanksgiving. I will, for two weeks, daily perform the 2 in 1 net. In Goods You Gv ces I words prices will be cut in two halves I half, you get the other half and the goods, be convinced that this is not of the usual order.^It is a wholesale presentation. Sale ROBERT SAGE || THE BOOK STORE. Xt WRIGHT! The Jeweler for N�w Years Gifts At Big Redactions The Largest Stock in Town to Choose From FIVE STORES: Lcthkrldtc Fernie Medicine Hat Ko*tliern Prince Albert R. A. Wright C. C. Wrtght A. M. Wright B. YV. Wright P. W. Wrigh; R. A. WRIGHT, JEWELER timer of Marriage Llcentci. No witness  quired Lethbridge is looked upon as a metropolis in the yast. One of the banks with a branch here, puts a library in circulation in the west, but does not include this town, as Chronicle will be regularly filed at to announce to our tue officials consider the staff here the Young Men's rooms in Wesley beginning with the got all tho reading material church. Tynesiders and young .ii ,iny tjiey w,iiit jieiv wjtjlout 8,.miing u mon froui the north of England es- Though the kindness of S. B. iCrabbe the Newcastle Weekly] mas dinner in town with him We desire I patrons that | new year we will not allow I credit transactions in our business 1- Ott and Bullock. 4ti8 Jas. McCaig, formerly of Lethbridge. now of Edmonton, is to be I. M. Redding, of Kimball, has bought the old North Ward school property and will move into town with his family. Mrs. Clare, of Winnipeg mother of Mrs. McEwen and Mrs. W. A. Mclndco aro guests at the home of Mrs. L. N. McEwen. I. Wallace, son of J. H. Wallace, was thrown from his horse last week and received a nasty out in the region of the eye. Mrs. Hill was | viee-principiil of the Normal School at- Calgary. He is at present an inspector of schools. jWisH Gift-giving Was Over Frank Hughes, of Coleman, on his way to spend a couple of weeks at Shawvillo, Quo., stopped off at Lethbridge for a few days and renewed acquaintances. Chris. Eckstonn's explanation for tho absence of dust clouds, while u heavy wind was blowing Sunday, was that there was no dust to be found; it had been all blown away. J. F. Rogors. of tho Western Warehouse and Transfer company, gave his employees an opportunity to smoke good cigars by presenting each one with a box of "Lethbridge Belles." Call up Western Transfer Co., Ltd., and Northern Oats. Warehouse & for good hay 4tf Is the despairing cry of many who aro troubled as to tho right gift. Now if you call upon us we may help you. Let us try. WE ARE SHOWING Children's Corduroy Coats The prettiest Silk Blouses Blanket Overcoats Fancy Neckwear Toques Perfumery Pillow Covers MittouB Boys' Suits Doylies S. B Covers Chenillo Curtains Handorchiefs A beautiful selection of Ties | Wishing you All a Veryj Happy New Year G.H. Johnston The new Bcliool in the north ward is to known as the Westminister school. Two rooms will h | opened next Tuesday. Miss Nim iiions and Miss Kinnibugh will be the teachers. A. S. Bennett, late of the Her aid. left this morning for Van couver, where he will take a jwsi tion on one of tho papers then Art is an all round newspajjor man capable of tal'.inti any job. Owing to a current rumor that R A. Wright and Vic McGuire wen beaten at pedro the other evening theso two gentlemen herewith challenge the claiming victors or any other duett of pedro players for n sum of $51) or under. R. J. Hutchings, of Calgary, has returned from a trip to St. Paul where ho saw J. J. Hill of the Gt. Northern, and Mr. Hill intimated that in two years the G. N. R. will bo in Cslgary. This is good news for Lothbrdge, too. ibrary to them. pecially will appreciate this paper. | Thanks are also due to the gentlemen who frequently contribute English and Dominion newspapers and magazines. A full list of the publications on file in the rooms ] will be given shortly. An indoor baseball outfit and a set of indcor Dr. L. W. May, of .Calgary, is ooking after Dr. Mewburn's practice, while the latter is in the East. Dr. May came to the West from Ottawa in September and he is | much impressed with Alberta. Like all sane people, he expects ""us"hVvebeeTi"^edtothe'^m-Lethbndge will become a city of . Thf, barg and lar *y no mean si/.e very soon. paratuf} ig in tmn8U from ^OTOJXo The impression is growing that and will soon be installed, On the Banff is going to have the supi>ort holiday the rooms were thrown op-of the M.P.P.'s south of Red Deer, en for tho day and numbers of the or the capital of Alberta. This is young men spe nt a portion of the not a fake but a fact. It is said day there On New Year's day the C.W.GRAY IS MAKING PRICES SIZZLE ON ALL KINDS OF these days. He is bound to pass them out at once and offers bargains that should mako warm buying. .  . . - , . , -- \ \ w oft C. W. GRAY ^ THE HARDWARE MERCHANT ISB5BBEESSEBEBB n TELEPHONE 66 that Calgary is even in favor of Banff. There could be no more picturesque location for the capital than this beautiful spot in the Rockies. Wm. Morris, of the Transfer Co., ] had his arm broken on Thursday. Ho was unloading freight from a [ cur, when his team of bronchos | started to move away. Ho jumped from the car but landed on the | ground, instead of tho dray and the wheels ran over his arm, He was taken to the hospital where his brother, Albert was at the time, sui-feriug from a broken leg. Mr. Hall, a man of extended experience in the laundry business, arrived here this week from Winni peg. He will be in charge of the new steam laundry, which is to be ready for business about the end of January. Tin; machinery, whit-is of the most up-to-date character, is expected in the course of three weeks. The whist championship scalp now hangs snugly in the possession of W. J. Armstrong and A. R McGuire. The hitherto invincible V. McGuire and R. A. Wright lost tho title they have so long held on Christmas day. Santa Claus evidently beieg their hoo doo. The contest was preceded by a tasty little spread, and a programme of songs and stories. Nine persons participated in the gathering and they pronounce it the jolliest affair of the day. rooms will be open and a soeiol I [ gathering will be held in the evening. THE Hew year Will find our store better and larger tlvin ever. If your watch or clock i6 out of order, see Armstrong If your eyes are weak, see Armstrong "Nothing but the Best" is his motto. FOR THE BUST SERVICE IN SaS=SSBS=SSS=SSS=B=S LETHBRIDGE STOP AT THE | HOTEL DALLAS I WE ARE ADVERTISED BY OUR SATISFIED FRIENDS W. J. Armstrong JEWELER ENGRAVER OPTICIAN. THE HOTEL * WINDSOR + RATES, $1.00 PER DAY A convenient and oozy reeort. Comfort of guesta in attentively looked sfier. and one of the few really good dollur pur dny houses In Alberta. When In Lethbridge oall at the 'Windsor H. E- MIEBAOH,* PROP. ;