Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 27, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta
Trtfi. LETHBRI-DQE DAILY KEhALD. MONDAY. DECEMBER 27, 1909 PAGE THREE REML. ESTRTE MKRKET -_ _____ _. you pay TL rjIL The Two Leaders.. You can't buy a better 55 The Hupmobile machine than the 1910 Glide, no matter what and you cannot equal the Hupmobile at A New Year Gift For You DO YOU WANT TO MAKE 250 PER CENT. ON AN INVESTMENT? Here is your chance, think it over, and ACT. and after Feb. 1st, 1910 the price of Parkview lots will be advanced to each. These lots are located on Westmmster Road immediately south of the Fair Groun'ds, wh.ch m the future will be the choice residential part of Lethbridge. Every is guaranteed to be high, dry and practically level. To anyone. buying without seeing them, if after an inspection they are ntrt sat- isfied, all money paid will be refunded. Until the above date, we le you a chance to make 250 per cent, profit, by selling you these lots at each, with a cash payment of and balance per month. These lots are worth the money, and the terms are within your reach. You have missed good chances in Lethbridge before. Don't miss this one. i lot Investments in C. P. R. Townsites bring big returns ities to compare the achievements un- der the old and new iorqis of govern- ment from the day the commission plan replaced the old aldermanic sys- tem, no one knew until the end j 4. !i GALVIN-HATFIELD cit- banks. lhe city formerly con_ and beneficial by forcin- the full details of every deal to the surface. Civil Service j Perhaps the weakest feature of the; Des Moines plan law is its civil ser-} vice provision. The clerk of the com- j people mission claims the work of that body "to believed bribery could be worked un- is greatly hampered and that prac- i the new as well as the old was! tically all its powers, are vested in; fact! Small house, 2 lots, Bartlett Street, Block 60; sewer. Price Good BIG lots, choice, five and half School, for cash. blocks south of Central The Alberta Securities, Ltd. Phone 141 ROUND AND REDPATH J. J. X T roomed, new, fully modern, two storey house corner London and Westminster Road cash, assume loan ot ipl3DUU. ed. Balance arrang- t Illinois Alberta Realty Co. J 2nd floor Johnston Hock. Phone 290. Auto 455. 3 miles from Barons, 100 AA Tine imported 1-4 section s under plow, fenced. Jiouse ana statue. v-w.w cash, bal. easy terms. .o miles from Borons. 395 acres under House, barn, granaries; Easy terms, on either ___ acres he In I has j it' A uniform system c accounting, with the fice as the common center for branches of the city's business, made it possible for the standing the construction of the evcr the commission form ot govern- not the least j ment receives attention it all taint of suspicion in the award. There a, oasis. j has were fifteen bidders, showing keen j Realizing that the one conspicuous, of competition, and the figures were be-1 failure of American municipalities in to be ascertained at any; the city time. Responsibility Fixed Fixing of responsibility is one the most noticeable benefits of commission plan. Each commissioner is in reality a manager of a branch of the corporation's business, and he i fiaws-that there cannot well shift responsibility to j No government can be so perfected as the back of some other member. The j to reach that pinnacle, ordinance specifics the Perhaps the bickering low the architects' estimates. the past has been the system of gov- Some Weaknesses j eminent, there has been a general I Although the popularity of the DCS j awakening and a spread of the com- of1 Moines plan is unbounded, and its op- j mission plan idea. From ocean the eration is considered favorably by ocean in both the United States and laborers and capitalists alike, it i Canada it is being considered, with would be untrue, to say there are no the result that eleven states have en-, llglll, aCTTCl. liW-w iff i, VW. terms. S. R1PLEY Tel. 294 Office Macdonald V. 320 acres fine level adjoining Diamond City, all fenced. 50 acres broken and other improvements, price. per acre. Terms, 1 L. WHITNEY Co, Leading ReaJ Estate and Financial Brokers. 414 Hound Street. P. 0. Box T 1 ;i .t_T, i 4 4 4 f f T t you'' re open for a snap on Weyburn line within fifteen' miles of Lethbriclg'e yeai should see sojith half 9-S-19. We'll stack our time against yours any day you say. Three hours Trill toi 1 I IMPERIAL DEVELOPMENT Southard Block. Phone 350 CO., Ltd. distributing duties too distinctly to permit So when citizen goes to the hall to house no weak points. and strife that, citv am one- the of the present commission has subjected the plan to t'lie" street in front of his! more severe criticism than anv other raded he knows he wants to i still it is doubtful whether see the superintendent of streets. He j this can be charged to the commission does not have to find several members of a committee, who, "like as not, are scattered in all parts of the city. The plan. The men chosen bv the neople to give the plan its initial trial are men of strong convictions. Such Des Moines" plan law requires the'men, regardless of whether the gov- acted laws giving cities the right to rule themselves by commission. Fifty- one have so far availed themselves of the Thousands of Inquiries Inquiries and demands for informa- tion on the Des Moines plan pour in- to the city by the hundreds Within the last year Mayor Mathis has sent out copies af the Des Moines plan law and has an- swered nearly as manv letters cerning certain features of it. A. J- con- r- -H- I'M I 300 acres ready for crop. 2 wells. Price per acre, crop or rash payments. Freeman, Maeleod and Graham Phone 173 LETHBRIDGE p ATO J- T t A 2560 acre Farm, five miles from good town, for sale on Crop Payment Plan THE ALBERTA REALTY EXCHANGE, J I Plione 396 Bryan Block, Lethbridge P. 0. Eos 254 T t J. i n A fine corRer ft- by A dUfe I tiing lOOft.) on Burdett Street, north of the school, for The H. Macbeth Agency T-H- T t T i THE Farm Security Go. OPEiN' FOR BUSINESS IN THE Whitney Block lethbridgB Hlberta We buy improved or un- improved "lands for cash and sell to the actual settler with necessary outfit for farming on long time with small cash payment. In this way we give an exceptional opportunity to you. the practical farmer, 'farmer with good outfit, but small capital. WHY DO YOU RENT when you may thus obtain a farm home of your own. WHY farm so small a place wber. we can help you to obtain adioining lands. We also car. loan you mon- Write. or better still, call and ses want to get acquainted. Farm Security Co. 20 Best Lots in Duff Addition to T Good Residential _ Terms Best Positions J. I. EUH CO. 307 CRABB STREET (Opp. Bank of Montreal) Telephone 383 Reasonable Prices MONEY TO 2 FIRE INSURANCE The C. B. 11! i Acadia AGENCY Building. Phone 218. J HELGER50N LAND AND INVESTMENT CO. You Will Find Us IN The Alberta Block SUITES 14 and 15 We Either Buy or Sell See Us Today i i X..X-H-I- -M-M-H-I-H'-X' I 11 I M-H-H4 FOR SALE Here is something worth investisratinff, if you are look- inn- investment. A new six-roomed two- storey house, size 22 x 26 feet, situated on Burdett Street two blocks soirth of juondon Road. We own this and can make the price right for a fair amount of cash. Apply to Canadian Real Estate Company Rooms 7 and 8, Automatic Phone !01t Bryan Block P. 0. Box 387 i cmB m Having dissolved partnership wit E. C. Lxidtke, I have obtained possession of the unsold portion of the TOWNSSTE OF BOW ISLAND and offer business and residential lots at prices ranging from to Write or call on me before purchasing elsewhere. A. WADDELL Bow Island Realty and Insurance Agency J. i -I-M-I The Plowing Question Solved: Buy a Rumely Gasoline er Steam Engine _ _ _ _ ww-i C? fit Special Bargains 10 Lots on William street, in Block K, also acreage close in; Fruit Lands in the celebrated Fraser Valley, B.C. NONE BETTER. SOLD BY LeMridge-Weyburn Realty Ltd. Next door south Balmoral Hotel. PHONE 1173 ROUND ST. Phone or for pamphlets.