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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 27, 1905, Lethbridge, Alberta .ETHBI D H HERALD F. E. srMPS': 1 Advauce therwise Jo ucha.nan ners W. A. BUCHAXAX :ptton: 1.50 a year �2.00 a year Lethbridge is the centre oil Houtliern Alberta, in every way. We are surprised that Jiidgc I Harvey does not move here and j make this tlie judicial headqnarters. Tlu! judge is a fine fellow and should be living in onr growing town. ret ADVERTISING: Month - �1.00 Per Inch LETHBRIDGE WILL GROW. Will Lethbridge grow? Yes. It is growing and has been growing. Nothing will keep it back. It i.'; not a boom town, for which we all ought to be thankful. But in n few years time, with the develop, ment that is going on in Southern Alberta, this place will possess 6000 or 7000 inhabitants. The settlement of the lands in the vicinity, which is taking place steadily with a good class of people from the Uniteil States, Eastini Canada and England, will bring grist to the cash boxes of our stores and compel them to enlai^c and employ more hands. Then our coal area is being opened up and the growth of mining towns Uko Taber means much to Lethbridge. In what way you may isk. Well, the more towns that si>rin.-w' to the Herald. Come West, young man. and get iito ParHanient. Dr. Nciley. 'Iccted by acclamation in Hum-I'oldt, Sask., had only lived in the pr.vince a little over a year. The West beats the East in more respects than big crops and a fine climate. East do not possess nearly as sub- a n d Toronto plumbers have been heavily fined for combining tCT_ extort inflated prices .ior''�w'6ik." n�?ri -WgjaiffiiflEoci, fo/^free"4i^;!f^ � aid; giving ihe;id�m^ for 4he^'winter-liot here, but in the East. Ti\e bank managers-To lend oney at the old rates.. Sir Tho.-;. Sluuiszhiiessv, of the (\P. E. To mflke Li�th\.ridge a railroad centre of importance. . The C. P. R. Station -To be the (iiiest on the Crow. \i. B. Bennett-To try and forget the yth of November. 1905. J. S. Denixis-To cease reading the Eye Opener. A. B Macdonald, Macleod- I want to be a Senator And with the Senators sit And draw ?2500 per For doing'really nit. J. J. Hill-To run over R. B. Bennett if he attempts to flag the Great Northern again. Dr. Brett-To become a Liberal if the capital is locatal at BantF. Tlie new laundry-To rid the town of the necessity for clothes lines. Sir Wilfrid Laurier-To stay in ix)wer until somebody puts me out. December 31st. Jag-To s-vear ofl' during Chinook wind-To blow myself, as usual. ITALIAN IS NOT DEAD Miner, With Brolien Leg, Is Recovering. Last week we announced that Baroldi. the Italian miner was dead as the result of injuries sustained at the mines. The climate of Sunny Alberta works miracles and this week we are able to announce that Baroldi is alive and is improving daily. Very soon the Italian will be able to be out, and if he calls around at tho Herald Palace, we will supply him with a piper containing his obituary. Very few men have the o[)portunity of reading the announcfmeiit of their death. Baroldi only had one leg broken. He has been receiving the best of care and medic;! attention at the hospital. The mine authorities take the greatest interest in the care of their employees. Cabinet Minister Dead The death of Hon. Raymond Prefontaine has occuretl in Paris after a brief illness. stantial bank buildings, business blocks, as Lethbridge does today. Edmonton and Calgary are being boomed. Lethbridge is not, 3'et it is growing steadily. Let us, as citizens of this fair to^vn, take pride in our home, and its resources and advantages, and keep them before the public, and people will soon leam that Lethbridge, as the centre of Southern Alberta, has just as bright a future as Calgary or Edmonton. MAKE THEN FEEL "AT HOML' Lethbridge is to become the home of railroad men. As a divisional centre it will be the abode of trainmasters, desjiatchers, conductors, brakemen, engineers and firemen. What better place could they find to liye in than this enterprising, up-to-date town? None! What better class of men could Lethbridge possess as citizens than these men? None! When the railroad boys locate here, it should be the duty of every person to make them feel right at ease, so that when they are on the road, they can tell the traveling public, the man who is spying out the land, and the people of the places through which they pass that the finest town in the West is Lethbridge. Give the new comers a hearty western greeting. This town has all to gain by treating the railroad men well. EDITORIAL NOTES The dark horse didn't win in Kinistino, Saskatchewan. Somebody remarked that if Dr-Shadd was elected iii Kinistino, Sask., that he would be tiie first negro ever electeil to a Canadian Legislature. That may be the case but a colored gentleman, W. P. Hubbard, is a member of Toronto's Board of Control, and draws a salary of S5,000 per year. He is one of the best men in Toronto's city council. We have seen every town of importance in Alberta and not one of them makes as good an apiJear-ance as Lethbridge, for its size Imagine how fine we'll bo in a few years. Edmonton may become the capital of Alberta, but Lethbridge is and always will be the metropolis of Southern Alberta. Lethbridge needs a grist mill and the people of this town are ready to buy a Lethbridge brand of flour, It is a little early to talk about it, but "better now than never. Let us have an arbor day next spring, when the citizens can al get busy and plunt trees about the town. Nothing will beautify the place more than well shaded streets It will be a few years before wte reap the benefits, but the harvest will be worth waiting for. A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR TO ALL. Boost Lethbridge. The electors of Saskatchewan ehouldcut politics out and commence Bhovelling the snow off the �idewalki. New Year Resolves. C. Hiebert, M. P. P-, Rosebud, leader of the Conservative Opposition in the Alberta Legislature- What's the use of making a resolution, when you can't get a second er. Hon. A. C. Rutherford, Premier of Alberta-To provide legislation for the new province that will even force Mr. Hiebert to vote for the government. Hon, Dr. DeVeber-To get one of the new provincial institutions for Lethbridge. John Herron-To draw $2500, without a murmur. Justice Harvey-To visit Lethbridge as often as I can, for it is the most hospitable place in Alberta. F. W. G. Haultain-To be a better boy than I was in 1905. General Public-To force Hon. Mr, Aylesworth to provide u6 with a new ix)stofRce building. R. E. Sherlock-To raiqe fruit that will prove that Southern Alberta is tlie "garden of the West." Bob Edwards, of the Eye Opener-To do my best to keep out of gaol. C.A, Magrath-To keep the eyes of the whole world on tho irrigated district of Southern Alberta and to populate this section "vaster than has been." Mayor Rogers-To pursue a policy of progress in the develop-ment of the town of. Lethbridge. Smoke, Sang and Spoke. Witbout a ..doubt the jpllieBt Christmas gathgijng in Lethbri �g""^--f given by-'the 'Siffl'ge,^^lt8' and Constables of the li.'N.-W,' M, P. at the barracks. Tbp spirit of "good cheer" reigned from start to finish, and the townspeople who had the opixjrtunity of enjoying the affair, will look eagerly for the invitation for 1906. Sergeant Gillespie directed affairs as chairm.in, and also favored the "smokers" with a couple of cornet solos. Walter Appleby sane "Blue Bell" and later gave a comic song; Constable Deuch sang "Over the Ocean Blue" and "The Mighty Deep"; Segt. Goodwin, "The Admiral's Broom"; F. Oloke, "The Song that Touched My heart" and "Ora Pro Nobus." Messrs. Rock and Cuthbertson also rendered rollicking songs and Former Constable Wildman, in comic costume, touched the laughter chords of the crowd, with his character songs. The entire programme was s credit to the talent Lethbridge possesses. Toats to "the Ning and the Royal Family," "Our Absent Friends," "The Ex-ptilicemeu," icknowledged by W. Lamb; "Our visitors," responded to by Aid. Oliver in a speech in which he paid tribute to the many fine qualities of the Mounted Police. "The R. N. W, M. P," proposed by Aid. Oliver and replied to by Segt. Gillispie and Segt. Read. Chas. Harrison, who boasts of having been in the country in 1872, two years before the police, also made a few remarks. Mr, Sibbald, Mr. Herb Jackson and others were on the speech making column. Amongst he ex-policemen present were Messrs Lamb, Rock and Wildman. AN NQUNCEMENT Our sale iust closed has been a {rcat success, and we want to ttiank the public In j^eneral for their liberal patronage. We know wc have givea the people of this city and vicinity the best values ever offcrtd, and we will contini;e in the future, aa in the pait, (IviBg the public the very best merchandise at the lowest posiible f�ice*. Our New Holiday Goods ^'i' have arrived, and we arc now in position to ihow you the flaest assortncat of Christmas floods ever shown in Lcthbrtdge. � The Great Game-"KING'S COURT Sold in all large cities at $1.75, now on sale at isc. Be rare and get one for the children. Mason Piano & Rtsch Co. We will continue until the first of the year offering you the same low prices on Clothing and Shoes, as we have been selling during the great Slaughter Sale. Come here where your dollars buy most. YOURS FOR BUSINESS LETHBRIDGE CO-OPERATIVE ASSOCIATION OPEN UP MINES Activity Displayed Along the St. Marys River. John Bridge, of Magrath, was in Raymond last week, the Chronicle reports, looking for coal miners. He is negotiating for a lease of the Russell mine on the St. Marys river at the mouth of the Pot Hole. The Matkin Bros., of Magrath, are prosecuting work on the Houk properties a little farther up the river. Port Arthur, Ont, claims to have a population of 7500, New When Buying Year's,p ardt*s As that is the place where you will get the best quality for the least money. Discount of from 25 to 50 Per Cent. On the Entire Stock Wm. C. Liphardt Jeweler - Optician ENGRAVING DONE FREE IA Happy New Year to All The Festive Season is ncjir its end and we are ]jleiised to inform our patrons that we still have holiday goods to sell. Our stock was nevermore complete. Everything fresh and new. Choice fancy Groceries; fnli lines Christie's Biscuits, Cakes and Plum Puddings; Robertson's Confectionery, all kinds; Ontario Apples in boxes and barrels; Nuts, Figs, Dates, Cryst^illized Prurts,Grapes,Oranges, Bananas, Cranberries, Celery, Spanish Onions, Cider, Raspberry Vinegar and un-fermented Wines. Order early. : : : : SHERLOCK, FREEMAN & CO PAO^OlolOAOlOAoXLQrolaoToToTol^ I King Lumber Mi  s : LIMITED : Oranbrook, B. O. manufacturers of I Rough and Dressed Lumber Moulding and Lath ___________^_______________________^^^^^^j* : STANDARD i Lumber Oo'y A FULL STOCK OF : Rough and Dressed Lumber: Public School Closing The Public school closed for the Christmas vacation on Friday, In each department the jrapils contributed programmes of songs and reciations and the upper forms combined and listened to a debate on "resolved that a man gains more from observation" in which the argument for the affirmative was presented by G, Raley and G. Virtue, while P. Miebach and J. Virtue handled the case for the negative. The judges, Revs. Gordon and Jones and Trustee JohnsJ ton, gave the decision to the negative. The Agricultural Society's prizes were presentetl in the different forms by Tmstee Jclmston,' and Mrs. Johnston gave Higli School certificates to those who passed the mid-summer examinations. The teachers in .ill the forms were made happy by the re-coiijt of substantial gift from their pupili, Toronto Dec. 27- The central committee composed of representatives from the Presbyterian, Methodist and Consiregational churches in the entire Dominion liave fixed upon a code of doctrines that will unify the t^iree bodies into one great church, which it is proposed shall be known as the United church of Canada, Hjatten Merchant Tailors ^ Ij you want the Latest Thing in a New Prompt shipments made to any part of Alberta SUIT  OR  OVERCOAT Call on Them. WALLACE & HASELTON Barber Shop and Pool Room Best of Cigars, Smoking Tobacco Pipes and Smokers' Sundries ? Horner d Hutchison The Harness Men Have a complete and wull assorted stock of anything that a horseman needs. Blankets, R^^ y*^'^f Saddles, Spurs, Bits, etc. EVERYTHINO VOL WANT AND EVERVTHINQ RIOHT LETHBRIDGE BREWING & MALTING COMPANryTiLTD MANUFACTURERS OF Fine Lager, Beer, Ale and Porter THE BEST IN THE WEST All ordere sent to the Brewery will receive prompt attention Horner & Hutchison Notice to Creditors and Others. In the matter of the estate of John Czako, late of near Stavely, in the Province of Alberta, rancher, deceased. Pursuant to the order of the Honorable, Mr. Justice Harvey, Dated the 9th day of December, A. D. 1905. TAKE NOTICE.-that aU per-sons having claims against the above estate, are required to send tcftjbe undersigned, on or before the 9th day of February, A. D. liMJfi, a statement of such claims, together with the nature of the se-curity, if any, held by them, such claim and statement to be duly verified by statutory declaration. AND FURTHER TAKE NO-TICE that after the said 9th day of February, A. D. 1906, the administratrix of the said estate will be at liberty to distribute the assets of the said estate, or any part thereof, among the parties entitled thereto, having regard only to the claims of which she shall then have notice. Dated at Lethbridge, in the Province of Alberta, this 9th day of December, A. D. 1905. SIMMONS & BENNETT, Advocates for the administratrix of the said estate. Synopsis Of Canadian North-West. Thi.i ^Nliison & Ilipi'li Piano is conceded by all conipeteiifc jiulgcH tu be llie lii(i;)u'9t grade of Pianos made in Canada. If intonated, call and let us show you the gooths. Sold on easy terms to suit your puisc Showroom at the "2 MacB.'' E. J. CANN DISTRICT AGENT ^ H. L Stephcng Matt Rockendorf When you come to the Me-tropoUs stay at the iPalace Hotel $1.00 !per day Opposite C. P. R. Depot Stephens & liockendorf Proprietors Calgary, Alberta W[-:$TERN WAREHOUSE 8l TRANSFER CO. Ltd. Kailroiid Transferring. Dray-iiiK and General Deliverin;?. Coal Delivered Promptly. .� HAY. OATS, SAND AND STONE FOR SALE agents for McCormick & Cockshiitt M.ichinery ".' Webbci-and Adams Wayoiis , Canada Carriage Co.'s Buggies. Etc, ""jTf. rodgersT 'Phone 63. Manager. X I am prepared to furnisli *: in carload lots the finust * split CEDAR POSTS. lrii; Idi.d cvvncd by bun In the vlcln-liy of bis bomcdtead, the reKUUeu.eutt as t.i rvoldencs may be satisfied by reciaence upon tbe said land. BU monbs' notice in writing bhonld be ijlvcu to the Commlasluubr of Dominion Lands at Ottawa of Intention to apply fur patent. W. W. UuHY, Deputy of the Minister of the Interior KOOTENAY MARBLE WORKS Shackleton S.impsrin & Co. Manufacturers of Marble and Granite MONUME.NTS Wholesale and IJetail NELSON,B.C. B.C. MOURE, Local \fit Barnes Sl Co. REAL ESTATE and GENERAL AGLNTS| SubBcribe for the herald. Office-Second Floor Sonthard Block Pest Office Box 3 TelaphouQ No. 122 ;