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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 31, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LtTHBRtOQC, ALBERTA, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 91, INI.. MOVING PICTURES. ADVANCEQ THE THATEN DUO Their High-class Sketch "Hynotif ing a Wife" 1. Serenador's Improvised Telephone 2. Smuggled Into America 3. She Won't Pay Her Kent 4. Cigar Box 5. Quiet Hotel 6. Servant's All Feature Films Song a Longing in My Heart For You Louise" Prices I5c and 25c Continuous Performance Starting at 7.30 THHII. BflOTHEft TWITS BROTHER. Some Verbal Sword Play in British Commons. Recent Sale Of Our Bonds In an article on the bond situa- tiojti the Financial Post, considerable issue of the week was the Lethbridge 20 year 5's, awarded to the Dominion Securities Corporation. The interest is payable semi-annually at par in Toronto. Montreal, and Lethbridge. The price paid-was and interest, which worked out slightly better than the next bid of flat. The yield at the purchase price is "about 4.80 per cent. Lethbridge has 'grown from to over 6..000 population 'in'.two years. Lethbridge has sold a total of bonds within a month, which will provide for the city's requirements well into the 3Sew Year. Lethfaridge's Standing. Assessed General deb. debt...... Less water works deb. Less gas and electric deb.. Net debenture debt Local improvement debt Municipality's assets The British House 01 Commons .was much ''i.1 one day fco-ntJy by the Parliameniry cumetly provided by the verbal encounter of Mr. Lewis Harcourt, First Commissioner of Works, and his brother, Mr. Robert .flarcoun, .Liberal member for Mont- rose. Mr. Lewis Harcourt, a suave and witty Minister, sits on the front bench. Mr. Kobert Harcourt, a de- bonair arid silent member, sits, as a rule, ou the Liberal bench just behind him. The House smiled when Mr. Kobert Harcourt rose from his seat and ask- ed his brother ou what principle a room in the house is allotted to the chairman of the Welsh Liberals and not to the chairman of the Scottish Liberals. "I do not know on what principle my predecessors ac.ted when they" made the said the First Commissioner. Color, Flavor, Fragrance are points of Waterworks earnings, 1907.. Operating expenses Net earnings Bond interest 974 SINGING. Miss Ursula Archer, pupil of the .'celebrated teacher, William Shake- speare, will receive pupils in singing and voice production. Also engage- ments for Ballad .Concerts, At Homes, etc. For further information address the Lethbridge Conservatory of Music. ACRES Xfty Fruit Lands This land is. well situateu, two jniles from Burton city. Soil is of a clay nature. It has four acres cleared, 40 apple trees on it, also raspberries and strawberries, balance seeded to clover. The ground is easily cleared and contains lots of water Price Per Acre For Quick Sale If interested write McDERMID MM '-NELSON, Drawer L, Lethiipidge Population; 10X mills; schools, 4X mills. Total, 15 mills. The Dominion Securities .also bought .40 year 5's of'Macleod, Alt-a., issued for swer purposes. Fine Warehouse Site on Spur Track Enquire For Particulars Skeith TiHey Phone 197 Whitney Block THEIR OWN MEDICINE. Administered to Suffragettes at Re- cent Meetings. Sceues of. such" disorder as have nevfti been witnessed in Maidenhead wore associated vrith a meeting of militant suffragists "in the Town Hall, Maidenhead, recently. These, were mainly due to the fact that Miss Ogston, who used the dog whip at the Albert Hall'on Saturday, appear- ed on the platform. Mrs. Massey, of in the'chair, and the only other lady on the platform was a -Mrs. Mayer, an Australian. It was soon manifest-that there was a very strong fleinent in fact, very few sympathizers wer present. No sooner did the chair commence speak than there was a howl of opposition, and she could not proceed. Miss rising brought abou- a pandemonium, and scarcely a wore of her address could be heard, though she'strove speak amid the fearful noise. large and small, were rung, trumpets and mouth organs blow, clog whips and songs sung. Pea shooters, -too, were brought into use, and all kinds of exclama- tions were hurled at Miss Ogston. Two ladies and a prominent loe tradesmen! attired as a woman led the opposition, which assumed a seri- ous aspect when half a dozen rats were liberated by a local-rat catcher. Women and also men mounted chairs, the women shrieking and screr.ming. In the midst of an impromptu rat hunt the police made ,an effort to eject a disturber, when there was a serious conflict. Chairs were picked up and hurled at, the police, who were overpowered, and only forced their captive of one door to be them- selves forced with him. into the next, and bick into the The excitement was intense. Miss j Ogston could not continue her speech, and gave up after failing to answer some question put by her opponents. Mr. BclJars promptly asked if the Welsh chairman could not be depriv- ed of his room. "Why should he have asked. Mr. Howies wanted to know why the First Com- missioner continued the practice. 3Ir. Lewis the general principle of .continuity of policy. Then Mr. Gulland asked to set aside a room for the Scottish. IJberal Chairman, the colossal ?.lr. Eugene VFason, one of the tallest .-mo inembers of the House. -'I said Mr. Harcourt, 't-iat ii-ry iw room available." (fjautyator.) Mr. Robert I ask my right Mead" wlu-iler the statement he hnoiies that he is unable to find ruo.n for Mr. Kugene Wason, and whiter that is on account of his .nationality" or his cubic content? Mr. Lewis at any- time I am able to secure" accommo- dation which would spacious or dignified either for tb.r present or future (.hut office f. shall be glad to place a room at his disposal.- At present, I have., net even a cupboard Mr. Robert not my right hon. friend ic 3uoa in his preferential <-f the Celtic fringe by his Jriereditary Parliament- ary connection, with Wales? The House, remembering- that the late Sir William Harcourt sat for Mournouth, was entertained. Mr. Lewis think if I am to have any further questions I had better have family notice oJ them With renewed laughter the episode ended. you live to Mil or to place it this coliMM. If yoM use this J5c 6 for SI SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING RIO ULATIONS SITUATIONS VACANT i stenographer, at once. N. T, Macleod and Co. 12-D RAM LAL'S PURE TEA It's RICH, CLEAR COLOR, fresh FRAGRANCE and .DELICIOUS FLAVOR hare made it hosts of friends. Are YOU one yet? IT IS PURE! servant. Apply Mrs. J. E. Lethbridge, Dufferin St.14-6 boy. Apply Western Stationery Co. 16-3 SITUATION WANTED. Ram Lai's Tea is Sold onJy in Lethbridge by THE BENTLEY CO. LTD. i Candy Canes Candy Baskets INDIAN KILLED. Victoria, Dec. provincial police have been advised that in the murder committed on Monday at False Creek, in Canbos county, one Indian was killed in a drunken row. The murderer was arrested. mm CD. PHONEI Take this opportunity of thanking their patrons for past favors, and beg to announce the business will be conducted as heretofore. In future, orders for all kinds of Dray ing, Coal, Oats etc., may be left with Hayr Bros, at the Hardware Store PROMPT ATTENTION GUARANTEED AT REDUCED PRICES ICE CREAM For Receptions, etc. Wishing everybody A Bappy New Year faction's Kand Kitchen A Happy New Year To Everybody THE GOOD CO. Headquarters for Fruit Staple Fancy Groceries WHOLESALE OR RETAIL Phone 98. WANTED 100 MEN To get their work done in the Lethbridge Hotel Bmrber Shop FOUR BARBERS NOW WORKING Strictly first-class work done. Electrical treat- ment and compressed air III the latest things in Postcards EcL Kennedy elderly man of good habits, situation as night watchman, caretaker, cookee, or any simi- lar position. Address Box S, Eerald. 12-6 Work -wanted by steady man; good habits; can give good ref- Jas: P. Lyon, Eethbridge P.O. 17-0 ADVERTISER can give 6 hours' work each day, from 9 till 12, 2 till 5 o'clock; any kind of work. Box 0, Lethbridge Herald. 14-6 LAND FOR. SALE FOR Lots on Coutts St., close to school, at each; 1-3 cash, bal- ance easy. H. Macbeth Agency, P.O. Block. 6-O FOR South African veteran scrip, cheap. R. V. Gibbons, Ott Block. 288-0 NIGHT.WP BURNS. The local Scotctnnun are preparing to have a grand celebration on the 25th January. 'Watch for the bills. The Latest Mode Neck Ruchings from lOc to 50c per yard Elegant Collars in approved styles 45c to each Motor Scarfs in Lisse, Silk and Crepe-de- chene Call and inspect the stock Mrs Douglas Westmin- ster Road North Ward Facing the Lake Wishing all our Customers a Happy New Year A. .VETERANS' Dominion land grants for 320 acres; warrants on hand for immediate delivery for cash. Wire or Write to Or. W. Wagner, Box 100, Regina, Sask. 11-6 FOR lots, Round St., three blocks from Union Bank; 000, half cash; balance in six months.- Apply to Owner, Box A, Herald. 15-6 mimmt df hu of toe in MwutoK' UbertV the Yukon Territory, tbe Territories and Britiih for a term of at an annual rental of acre. Not more than will be leased to one applicant. Application for a leaae omit be made to the Agent or Sub-Afent ol the district in which the -rifhta ap- plied for are ittuated. in surveyed territory Ian-' must be described by or gal subdivision! of aectioiu. and ia unaurvejed territory the tract applr ed for shall be staked out. Each application muat be panied by a fee of 15, which will bV refunded if the applied for art' not available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the mer- chantable output of the urine at of five eente per ton. Every of coal mining which are not being operated ihall furnish the district Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each Tha lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the leaee.may be permitted to purchase whatever available eurface rights may be con- sidered necessary for the working ol the mine at the rate of an acre. For full information application ahould be made to the Secretary ol, the Department cf rthe Interior, OV tawa, or any Agent or Bub-Agent ol Dominion Lands. W. W. GOBY, Deputy Minister of the Interior Unauthorized publication Ibis advertisement will not be tor. oj TO RENT. Wholesale Liquor Merchant Phone 50 P.o; Box 87 SO furnished rooms, in modern house. Apply 36 Argyle Ave. SOME SNAPS" STILL LEFT. Only two sections or first-class land at per acre. Just give me a I call and get it all explained. Write j Box 387, or call at my office, in the j Postoffice Block. E. T. McGregor, Real Estate Broker, Alta. 36-6 or a partly furnished house; close ihr Apply Box S, Herald Office. 15-0 SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH WEST LAND REGULATIONS ROOM WANTED. young man, furnished room, with Box T. private family. FO U N LE RAY branded T roan muley cow, with vent through centre to left side, and "lamp on Teft hip; also one-red and white cow., with one horn, same brands; ten dollars reward for information leading to recovery. Edwnrd Loggin, Box 296, Lethbridge. 13-6 HOW TO GET A YEARLY INCOME WITHOUT WORK. We will sell you twenty, forty, or more acres of land in the famous and beautiful NECHACO VALLEY, B.C., CANADA, on the main line of the Grand Trunk Pacific R.B., for 60 cents per acrs casfi, and 30 cents per acre per month for 8 years... For twenty acres this amounts to cash and per month until paid for. We pay yon 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 laud at twenty par cent, more than you paid if you will sell. Can you equal this? We don't think so, and we don't think you think so. OUR UNCULTIVATED LAND we sell for per acre, per acre cash, balance 9 yearly payments. When the Grand Trunk Pacific B.K. j is completed next fall, land will be c. T _, _ ,_ A I selling for S100 per acre. The coming, best k. niake slide trombone, new condition, most popular summer resort m North -_ con down, oalance installments. ARTICLES WANTED. I PAY CASH 2ND HAND What is the good of putting away things that you can't use or wear, suclx as cast-off clothing, etc.? I pay cash for all old clothing, hats, guns, pistols, all kinds of musical in- struments, trunks and satchels. Call at the Albertan Second Hand Store, north of the Irrigation Hall, or write Box 630, P. 0., Lethbridge. ARTICLES FOR SALE. 1 i I 4 I You want a place to keep your Christmas presents in. See our Burcauu f omcrs White Furniture Co. Bowman Block Crabb Street America. Climate seldom below zero. No winds. Fruit, fish and game in abundance. No sand or stone; rich soil. Timber and coal near by. 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 you We are cultivating 000 acres for ourselves. You don't have to live on this land to own it. Send 25 cents .for beautiful pictures, map and particulars. .1. .B. .Snell, Rooms I and 2, Bryan Block, over Eureka Theatre. Entrance Dufferin St., Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. down, balance Address Box X, Herald Office. FOR buffalo robe, six faet square, with good lining, for sale cheap. Apply J. C. Brown, Mc- Cormick Agency, City. 15-6 13-S Any person who is the sole head