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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 30, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE TWO THE LETHBRIDGE D-AiLY HERALDTHUR3DAY, DECEMBER 30, '909. Daily Herald Established L'scember, 1907. Published by the Lethbridge Herald Printing Co., Ltd., every lawful ing at its office, Crabb St., Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Director and Editor PHONES and News Department The oldest Insurance Office in the world FOUNDED A.D. 1710 BLCKNTENAKY 1910 HOME OFFICE: LONDON. ENGLAND i Canadian Breach. Sua Building, Toronto. H. M. Blackburn. Manager. C. 8. BOWMAN, AGENT, LETHBRIDGE. the contractors had failed to live up! to this provision, and the Govern- j men i had stepped in and prot-ectwi! I I the men by causing the money due the Circulation and Job contractor to be held back, and Departniens. Subscript.on Rates Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six months, delivered Daily, three months, delivered Daily, one month, delivered Daily, three months, by mail .....Sac j Col. replied that he was not a Addresses changed as c-.ien us desir- wage ed, hut both new and old addresses! Mf Kjni, madl must be! given. WENT TOO FAR. A much-bothered conductor on on 'eustbound car was asked by a chilly Col. Hushes, M.P., stated that to close the ventilat- his town of Lindsay, men working on __vs he had already been irapor- public work wvir paid U-ss than or-; tumnl to open them by a half dozen lion Mr patrons he resorted to diplo- nmcv. to the men. dinary street aski-d him whv hi> WEEKLY Published every in eight pages, and contains a summary of the world's news of- the week, local and foreign. One year, in advance Six mouuis, in advance .........Joe j Three months, in advance j THE DAILY HERALD it t.iiat further than its title "Madam." he said in a confidential tne' tone, "I'd gladly close the ventilat- fair-'ors. but unfortunately a health officer iis aboard the cur and he insists that uiey must be left open. I'd make myself liable to a lot of trouble if 1 opposed him." "A health said thhe lady. replied the conductor. And the bill wi-jii suggested. In this regard he pointed out that if any member of the House woul mak tin- advantage of the working people i with tne brown derby." of this country, a bill which it will! The lady looked and a her face. I 1 A Shipment of DINNER SETS just received Special values for this week 1 I i ut that il any mernoer 01 tn-e vm. t, it hen intoxicated by the success of his i ,'ould introduce a measure winch uum L .1 scheme he unhappily added, "That s iakr possible the eight-hour -day to mjm three geais ahead_the oue change came be within the jurisdiction of .j i The one with :he brown derbv'" House to pass, he wouid find the repeated Is cue sale at. the following to support such; "Ves'm. They say he's quite an ex- Co., R- Mitchel, D. L. Crosd Drug and Boole Store, J. G. Robertson Co., J. J. Johnston. ilton. Pincher McCrea.. Bros. Drug Book Co. Fernie, B. E. Suddaby. Cranbrook, B. az Atchison. L. Reinecke. Grassy Tughani. Bow F. Wens. Hotel News Stand. Also en all C. P. R. trains. PARCEL POST REDUCTION Hon. Rudolphe Lemicux has again demonstrated his -energy and ability as postmaster-general m for a reduction of the postage on par-j psts Of laboring man measure. lie emphasized the on germs and tilings. I believe that while the Dominion Government a German .gentleman." The lady stared at the conductor. had the power to deal with the houis nothing Qf of labor on Government work. "The man with the brown provincial legislatures alone had the i derby is my power to deal with the question of! Wnereupon the conductor beat a the hours of labor (generally. hasty retreat. A READY COMPLIMENT day 1 want to show Mr. Kins: concluded by expressing i the opinion that it would be advisable! to refer the bill to a select cpmmit-jyou our family tree." tee in order That the fair-wage offi- He (looking at her ccrs might be consulted and the work- "I should like to see it. I am sure it ins men a-nd employees have an portunity of beir- The result j would be that the House might then j GRAND VIZIER OF do There's a reason why vou should phone 515 for your Groceries, Fruits and Provisions We have a well-assort- ed line, and our goods are always the best, from the standpoint of quality Mock Viner Family Grocers Redpath Street Sherlock Block I Experience Counts I have had 15 in the rostrum, .-ind can get the benefit ol this in the way I handle f AUCTION SALES t which I conduct on reason- able terms, in town or coun- try. Advances made on re- ceipt of instructions to sell. FRINK G. MDDINCTOI f Best results; prompt settle- ments Tel. 26! Office Crabb St. Autos Overhauled I St. Paul, Minn., Dec. offer of Cue Northwestern Railroad to abide by the Chicago wage conference and to re-employ the striking switchmen as far as places could be found for them, was withdrawn to-day. The strikers are now awaiting the result of the conference to be held in Wash ington Friday between President Per ham of the Railway Telegrapher's union and the members of the inter- state commerce commission. would prove beneficial to the working man. I tan today accepted the resignation of JHilmi Pasha, the grand vizier. The After a strong address in the inter-j Turkish press attributes the 'retire- ljV ]yir i ment of Hilmi Pasha to difference last night and the committee of union eels. Parcel postage is quite an item Kalph snijtih. 0[ Xanaimo, B.C.. who Canada and the United Kins- expressed himself as in favor of what j and progress, over the general policy Not only at Christmas time! the bill was intCnded to do. but did of the government and in the reports but at all times of the year, there is t accomplish, the Bagdad of public discontent ge- -il rn V-TI i -ii -4. 1 cause ot tne existing monoDoly of a larsc package business cairud blll to a commiUee, it navigation. It Js currently through the mails. A reduction ct was to refer the bill to a j that Haska Bey. ambassador to Rome Spccjai committee consisting of j has been invited to form new cab- four cents on the first pound in the weight of the parcel will amount to a tidy sum during the year, as the Messrs. Mackenzie, Smith !inet but some doubt that he would rt r-i i -IT accept the responsibility is express- Macdonell, Prouse, Staples, Marshall pr! y wjth power to send for majority of the parcels weigh j less than a pound. Moreover, 'here- papers and records, and ex-GOT FOUR MONTHS will have a tendency to in- crease the package business through the mails. amine witnesses under oath. FOR NEGLECT OF FAMILY j Ottawa. Dec. Arniotto of L'Anminciation who was arrested TAFTS CHANCE That President Taft shows signs of carrying out some Of his anti-trust pledges will be a source of satisfac- tion to the United States. Not only so, but in other countries his efforts will be watched with decided inter- POINT OF VIEW 1 Have you your new -diarv yet j jwas brought before Magistrate Goy- It is about time to start writing jetce in Hull police court for trial. New Year resolutions. They are good Numerous witnesses testified that they had frequently given provisions to Mrs. Amiotte which the prisoner Iliad taken away to the bush with him i on his hunting expeditions leaving things to make, evea if they are not est It is generally conceded that the United States has" the trust business Sasps and it is all oft with 1909. developed to the highest state of effi- ciencv that it' is anywhere in the It is getting pretty close to the end Ihis wife and children starving and nf The rear Just i f-ounle more neSIected- Magistrate Goyette in sen- ot tnc Just a couple more tencing Amiotte to four months in world. For that reason any efforts made to combat its evil influences and effects as well as its operations are watched with the keenest interest. 1[ President Taft can find some way of compelling the trusts to conduct business along the lines of common business honesty, he will establish himself before the world as one of its great men. He has a chance to take his political life in his hands and at-j tack the trust influence, which un- doubtediv elected him. It might mean Wonder if R. L. Borden has jail with hard labor stated this was one of the worst cases of cruelty and any! neglect that he had ever had. misgivings while he is arranging for the big Conservative Convention. Greece, Bulgaria and Armenia ma? ally for his opposition to the lay- well treasure the memory of W. E. Gladstone. I-Ie was the best friend t'lu-v had in modern times. Magistrate Denison of Toronto, says cigars arc a drug'and can be sold on Sunday. Magistrate Love of London, says they art- not a drug and fined a man for selling. Now where political" extinction at the next thc ci-ar Vt'ndors ticn, but on the other hand if the people are as true to him as he might be to them, his political sun would rise to its instead of sinking to its scHtinq-. If Taft trusts to the people and the ultimate out- come of right he will go right after the trusts, the greatest, political curse in his countrv. WILL NOT RECOGNIZE LAYMEN'S MOVEMENT Kingston. Dec. form- men's missionary movement Rev. R. B. Waterman, of Carp, writes in "Church published here, that he does not object to lay speakers in the Anglican church; but holds that they must be licensed and speak as churchmen. Mr. Waterman will not recognize "sister churches." To recognize would be to surrender the Anglican position as the Catholic church. He will not fraternize he cannot recognize, He rejoices that bishops do not con- .stitute the church of God. Ife thev The fire brigade, are a fine looking, favor the moveinftnt he repudiates bunch of fellows. May Lethbridge {them, never have a fire to soil their uni-j forms. The city rather have'- them idle than br-sv. It be a gracious and fitting thins; for iho people of Alberta to erect a monument in honor of its A FRIEND OF LABOR !THROWN FROM HIS RIG AND HAD NECK BROKEN Quebec, Dec. McCall, carter, was instantly killed this rooming by his horse bolting and i throwing him from his rig on Cham- _, plain St.. opposite his home. His neck youne; men feh m battle. TheroUag broken by striking a telegraph have been and are hundreds .of heroes pole. That the Liberal party has passed and heroines in the province out on i all the .valuable legislation that! the lonely homesteads, who are just has ever been enacted in Cana-da has las deserving of having their memorv! often proved and n-ever contra-1 treasured an-d honored, dieted. That the government is evcrj willing to improve its legislation onj A business m-Ming fifteen million X matters pertaining to labor is also: dollars of profits over running expens- apparent. This was shown clearly es can be said to be on a pretty fair in tire House of Commons the other; business basis. No on? 'seems to day during an interesting discussion j worry about, the C.P.R. bein- able lo on the Labor question which arose! meet their financial obligations. Some. out of a -bill introduced by Mr. Ver-1 localities wish thev rould trust their ville, the Labor member from Mont- real, 'described as ''An Act respecting hours of labor in public works." Hon. Mackenzie King, Ittinist-er ot Labor, expressed himself as quite in svra- pathy with the principle of the bill. He referred to a resolution introduc- -j TJrtr, V" VU HI I UT ock, in 1900, in favor of payment of! fair rates of wages to men engaged on public works, ami enforcing the hours of labor current in the -district where the work is carried on. Since that time the minister point- ed out that the Government had en- deavored to sec that the resolution ha-d been faithfully and fully carried out. In all Government contracts there was a clause requiring the contractor to pay fair rates of wages, ami to the workman employed by him, hours of labor current in dis- trict where the work is carried on. The Government has gone so far as lo appoint fair-wage officers, whose duty, it is to visit the locality where public works are in progress, and pre- pare a schedule of wages and hours of labor, to which the contractor is re- quired to agree before the contract is awarded. The minister referred to cases where inclination to meet their moral obli- gations to build liner, where they want them. Tif o iLo F.R.H.S. class Florist I PHONE 591 THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE OFFICE. ESTAB1JSUED 1867 B. t. WAIKES, President Pdld-Up Capital, ALEXAHDKR LAI2D, General Mwiijer ReSCrVC Fund, TRAVELLERS' CHEQUES The new Travellers' Cheques recently issued by this Bank are a most conveoieat way in which to carry money when travelling. They are issued in denominations of and and the exact amount payable in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Holland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Sweden and Switzerland is stated on the face of each cheque, while in other countries they are payable at current rates. The checues and all information regarding- them may be obtained at erery office of the bans. 131A Lethbridge Branch C G. K. Nourse, Manager OF CANADA ESTABLISHED 1S55 Total Assets Oct. Over The Way to Carry Money in absolute safety, when you go ou that trip this winter, is in the form of Letters of Credit issued by this Bank. Besides being equivalent to so much money, always avail- able to you, and to you only, in any part of the civilized world, they are letters of introduction to thousands of banks and bankers. Ask our Local Manager about these Letters of it may save you loss and inconvenience. Money transmitted by Bank Money Order, Draft or Telegraph or Cable Transfer. Main Office cor. Round Redpath Sts II J. R. ANDERSON Sub-Office Westminster Rd., N. Ward II Manager. Stirling F. Schimnowski, Acting Manager. Grassy W. Baillie, Manager. DINNA FORGET That for the next 52 Saturdays beginning with Friday 3ist Decem- ber (Is that Irish enough for we shall bavo SPECIAL CLEARING SALES and while So.'-.urci.-iy will have its own duly announced specialty, at cost, price, or nearly so, ALL LINES v.lll be spe dally reduced on that day. e realize that revolving cash and moving goods arc as ne- pessary to business health, as perfect blood circulation is to phy- sical health, and to this end we intend making our Saturday sales A household word. Coming Saturday, our specialty will be Crockery and China Ware Dinna forget the basement and the specially marked goods. The Red Cross Drug Book Co. THE SAFE, SATISFACTORY DRUG STORE Day and Night Phone 5 Acadia Block X Night Bell Redpath Street X Dispenser. Picture -I-H I I II M M 1 H-H 111 This is what an independent writer asys of THE LAKE DISTRICT, of British Columbia. Mr. P. A. O'Farrell, of New York, writes to T. P. O'Connor, the prominent editor and member of Parliament in Great Britain. "In the ARROW LAKE DISTRICT, of B. C., storms and tern- pests are utterly unknown, and as equally unknown are extremes of heat and cold. Picture Killarney on a vast and far more bcauti- ful scale, and free from the tempests and mists and rain, and you begin to realize the Arrow Lakes, with their beauty grandeur and attractiveness. You are right in directing the attention of your readers to British Columbia. The picturesque beauty of its lakes and rivers and the sublime grandeur of its mountain scenery find all that are desirable for men and women who love open air life and bracing mountain air and an occasional hunt for cariboo and elk. The apples grown on the shores of these lakes are the finest I ever tasted, finer even than those I have sampled from Lord Aberdeen's wonderful orchards about 50 miles further west. There is something in the sun, in the soil, in the serene atmosphere, in the ozone of these pure woods and in the absence of strong winds that permits the growth, and blossom and bloom of the apple in this country as nowhere else on and this is where you can secure a home by paying per acre per month. 9 A card will bring you full information. Address. Arrow Lake Orchards M. FREEMAN, General Agent, Lethbridge LETHBRIDQE HOTEL BLOCK Now is the time to have your AUTOMO- BILES OVERHIULD and don't forget we can doit satisfactorily PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. S. QALBRAITH-PhyriioiftL Burgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m.; 2-3; 7-8 p.m. Office 914 1W path St. Phone 53. DR. phytl clan. Bryan Block, Room 21. Ottlo hours 9-12; 2-5; 7-10. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANt fiedpath Street. Hours-Before i a.m.; 2-3; 7-8. R. A. McNALLY-Office Stafford Block. Residence, cor. Bompaa ano Crabb. Phone: Office 277; resideotv- R. J. E. LOVERING-Physician Accoucher. Hours: Till 9 a.m., 11 to 1 5, 7 to B. Phone: Day 104' Block. 5, night, 342. D'isA- M.D., Office 7-8 p.m. -12 a.m.. 2-5 pm I I I Imperial Bank of Canada I 35 Capital Paid Up Reserve Fund A General Banking Business Transacted SAVINGS DEPARTMENT Deposits of tipwnrds received and interest allwed from date of deposit. Main Office Round street. Sub-Branch, corner Westminster Road and Ford St. Opposite the Elevators. W. R. SEATLE, Manager The Standard Garage Co, Phone 343. Wood it. JUST ARRIVED twenty head of young work horses, 1250 to 1450 in broken. J. F. Rodgers f Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge jj COAL Best Lump oh the market, per ton delivered--c.o.d. Nut coal, delivered. Address postcard to Barnes Mine, Royal View. F. WADDINGTON Phone 261 City Agent. X 1 Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS. Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral RHONE O3 LODGE ALBERTA. No. Sons of England Benefit Society in the first and the month at particulars apply W. J. Wade. PreMdenx. Oddfedllows' Hall third Wednesday i? p.m. For ?red T. Box 67 DR. GARNET T. IVES, DENTIST- Graduate Royal College of Denta. Surgeons, Toronto. Stafford Agne- Block, Rooms 6 and 3. Hours 9-1 i 1-5 -Phone 463. O'CONNOR-Han aiessing, scalp treatment, manieur- vj uaL mas5age. Acadia Block -Kedpath St. PRIVATE MATERNITY HOSPITAL i he rooms are bright, warm and well ventilated. Good food, wash- ing done in hospital laundry pa- e visitors time Or if in raav Stay" First floor is TIO es' Terms moderate Telephone 269. Miss G. A. Dainty graduate nurse of Nicholls Hospital Peterboro and three years exper- ience in hospital work in New York is in charge. JOHNSTONE PITCH IE-Barn, pers solicitors. Office adjoin ing Fawn Bank, Lethbridge. L.M Jeknstone; J. Norman Ritehip Solicitors, No- tary Publics and Conybeare Block. Lethbridge, Alia SIMMONS SHEPHERD-S Notaries. Monev tc J She? H. A. J. MACDOUGALL-Barrister Block 7- 14' 8t3ffDH H OUNwoO.DY-Barri9ter, 80- Office, Acadia Block Alta. JOHN J. CAMERON-Barrister and Solicitor. Office, Rooms 2 and 3. Oti SURVEYING B.A.Sc.-Dominion Land Surveyor, Irrigation and Hy- draulic Engineer. Room 5, Whit- ney Block. Phone, 205 RCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS WM.TWILLIAMS-Architect, Whii ney Late of Williams Brw Architects, Detroit. Whitney Block. Macdonald Block, Redpath Lethbridge, Alta. LETHBRIDGE CALEDONIAN SOCIETY Meets Caledonian Hall, Gljn St. Club room open evening 7.30 V) 10.30. Sunday exoepted. All Scotamen welcome. A. L. JOHNSTON, Secy.. J. H. KELLES. Box 380. Prea. lerie lo. JH Meets 1st and M o n d aye in K. of P Hall at e o'clock. Visiting orethren are cordially invited. j ASHCROFT. W.P C3US NElDtG. W.I. A. F. A. M., G. R. Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the .Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at S p. m. Visiting brethren will al- ways receive a hearty welcome. Geo. Whelen, J. Jones, Secretary, P. O. Box 537. Modern America Lethbridge Oamp No. IttSI. in the Hall evtrj second and fourth Wednesday of Hit month. Visiting neifhbora will receive hearty eillor. 0. L. Griffith; W t Calgary ano Specialist in Fireproof sanitation, heating and ventil test E. Carver, A f-fLA.-. A.A.I.C.. Etc.. Manappr office, Sherlock Block Phone 1241. WILLIAM WATTS-Builder and Con- tractor, 1S prepared to give tree of cost on all kinds of work ir, the building trade, including n-- pairs, alter.-jT.ions, etc. Box 519 Alta. for toundations, concrete walks base- ments and all kinds of concreV work. Terms reasonable. Estimate cneernmy-given. Applv Box 630 Let.1: bridge, Alta. MORRISON-Bartlett Si Addition. Contractor aoa tmilder. Estimates freely given, h will pay you to call before building W. R. BROWN-House painting, car nage painting, paper hanging, wah decorating, etc. 25 Argyle Ave Phone 124. Box 300. 273-0 UNDERTAKING ADDISON up to date undertakers and embalmers in the city, black and white cars. Office next the new Herald office, Phone 682. Strict attention paid to all cases. Parlors open day and T. Directot and Embalmer. Most up to parlors in city. Five doors west of Post Office, Ford St. White and Black Cars. Phone 561. ACCOUNTANT W. D. accountant Audits, liquidations, general accoun- ing, and advice Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Ageu Fiscal Brokers for Collieries Lto All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD V.CTOWIA. ;