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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 4, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta The Lethbndge Dally Ilerald, Friday, February Daily Herald Established December, 1907. Published by the Lethbridge Herald Printing Co., Ltd., every lawful e.en- Ing at its office, Crabb St., Letbbridge Alberta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Director and Editor PHONES and News Department Circulation and Job Departmeus. v Subscript.on Rates Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six mouths, delivered three months, delivered Dally, oae mouth, delivered .....35c Daily, one year, by Daily, six months, by mail.......JL75 Daily, three mouths, by mail .Soc Addresses chunked as often as desir ed, but both new and old addresses must be given. WEEKLY Published every Wednesday in eight pages, and contains a summary of the world's uews of the week, local and foreign. J mined effort was made to stampede (tlii-m for Si nator Casgrain, who claim- Jed to be of Hit1 ir blood, while Dr. Guer- in is not French. It was the regular turn for an English-speaking mayor to be elected and the French people gave him a majority. In addition to this the leaders of the "twenty-three" were Rrencu. and made frantic appeals to wiOir racial prejudices in order to se- cure a vindication from the charges nude by Judge Cannon in his repoA. English, and French alike casting aside all other considerations, stood together for reform and clean government. OUR POINT OF VIEW The Herald's publicity iiumber will a greater than has The C. P. R. brought the city boilers from Montreal in nine days. The city offices will now be besieged with busi- ness men wanting to find out how it was done. Keep the date in mind, Lethbridge fair, August 9, 10, and 11. Prepare now for the exhibition. The Unionists of Britain are making Oue year, in advance ja preiiy picture of themselves crying Six mouths in advance the Liberals to take them in. Ihree moutns, m advance 50c I "l_. THE DAILY HERALD j A whole tratnload of gasoline en-1 L" oae sale at the following j sines coming from one manufacturer Cross Drug and Book coining to Lethbridge is a good indica-' Store, J. G. Robertson Co., J. J. j tion of the development of the country ns Several more crainloads will come yet Co., K. W. Ham ikon. this spring. It would be a good thins Pincher Creek-E. J. MUcLel. D L would arrange to make McCrea their shipments in trainloads. It is a McCrea. Bros. good advertising scheme. Drug 6 Book Co. Fernie, B. K. Suddaby. Cranb-ook, B. a: Atehiscn. L. Reinecke. Grassy Tughar.. Bow F. Hotel News Also on all C. P. R. trains. "Please open the door and let us in" is the plaintive song of the Unionists Too bad to leave them standing out- side in the cold shades of opposition. THE SPECIAL NUMBER In yesterday's issue the Herald made an announcement of its regular annual special number. The first at tempt in this line was made last yeur when the Herald special publicity number was the biggest thing of ita kind ever published in Alberta. The many favorable it and the fact that the whole issue was sold out before the demand on the day of publication was satisfied are evidence to the publishers that the issue was just about, as good as it was big. Gratified with this success the Her aid determined to make the special number an annual affair and hence the announcement that the 1910 number will be published about the middle of March. Tiie value of such a special number as a means of advertising the city and surrounding country is acknowl- edged by all to be very great. Busi- ness men have found out that adver- tising in such an issue brings big re- turns The publication of such special num- bers involves a large expense on the part of the-Herald. The editing of the paper, the-photos, cuts, and tiie me- chanical work in connection therewith run up into a lot of money The Her- ald, however, emboldened by tne gra- tifying support given its issue last year, feels safe in undertaking the ex- penditure The preparation of the special num- ber this year is in the hands of Mr. J. Ju. Man-waring, who is well known in .oethbridge and the surrounding coun- try, as a newspaper man, and as one thoroughly conversant with the affairs of the district and well Qualified to prepare an edition that will be credit- able and valuable The number will contain many fea- tures that are out of the ordinary in the preparation of special numbers. The Herald is confident that the pub- lic will await the publication of tbo issue with interest and will then be well satisfied with it when it is pub- lished. It is now expected that Europe will get all excited over the fact that a few Cretans prefer to visit Greece rath- er than Turkey. Bonar Law's Retort Probably more good stories are tola of .Mr. Homir Law limn of uuy of the politicians of first either sidc 01 the House of Commons. At the time of the hist general elec- tion, Mr. Bouar Law was speaking in Glasgow uud happened to refer to the attitude Mr. Halfoi'.r then took on the fiscal question. He pointed out thai the "English people love compro- and instanced the course taken by Henry V11I. at the time of the Re- formation. Whereupon the following question was handed up to be answered: "Is the candidate aware that Mr. JJalfour is a bachelor and that Henry V11I. was much the replied the candidate, "but possibly Mr. Balfour might not be R bachelor if he could be sure of getting rid of his wives as easily as Henry vmr Britain's Defense The German chief of staff shook his head. he replied to the brilliant as- semblage about the council table, "we lire not prepared to invade England." The veteran General Kleiner- schnapps looked amazed. "Hut we have the he cried. "Yes." "And the grand "Yes." "And the submarines and the air- "True." "We know that the British fleet is scattered and the army unprepared Why should we "You forget the said the chief of staff coldlv. This Must Interest You! 480 Acres six miles southwest of Barons; 160 acres ready for crop; all fenced; good well; small bouse and barn. At per acre; very easy terms. This is an excellent mixed farming proposition f and is easily worth from to per acre. AVe also have a number of good crop payment propositions. Call and let us show you what we have to offer. The "solid twenty-three" has been shown up as a soluble1 solid. It may still be in Montreal but it will not be seen in the municipal councils of the citv. FROM OTHER SANCTUMS THE INTERCOLONIAL SURPLUS Hon. George P. Graham, in givin his report on the working of the Inter- colonial railway shows a surplus of nearly seven hundred thousand doll- ars. The Dominion government thus has been able to wipe off th'e last of it deficits. The regular Foster deficits changed to Fielding surpluses of ever increasing size right from the start. The regular Conservative post office deficit was speedily changed to a large annual surplus. It took a long to work out a system of operat- ing the government railroad so as to make a political railroad a business railroad. But apparently it has been done. Last year Mr. Graham put the road under the management of a business commission and the road has been run as a business proposition and nothing else. The result is the sur- plus, the first recorded in the history of the road. THE ...ONTREAL ELECTIONS The clean sweep made by the re- form candidates in is indeed creditable to the people of that city. Not one of the famous, or rather no- torious, "twenty-three" who were op- posed to all reform, if indeed they did -not take a share in the graft so scath- ingly condemned by Judge Cannon. not. one of them was elected, and some- even lost their deposits. The people of Montreal proved true to themselves. ri.iey have showed the people of Can- ada that while graft may have been rampant in their city it was not with their consent and that they were pre- pared to take the first opportunity to clean ho'ise. Special credit is due the French-Can- adian electors of the city for a detcr- Mixed Metaphors (Toronto That London, Ontario, correspondent who spcko of "a snake in the grass" "hurling stones'' has been outdone by a writer in the Barrhead News, who, according to Punch, declares that: "The insidious snake of Free Trade should not wag the cloven hoof of Pro- tection in the air." Or a Few Extra Policemen (Calgary Sixteen Calgary curlers have gone to the Edmonton a large crowd like that in the city it would be a good time to have the cen- sus taken. They're Getting Wise (Calgary The action of the hotelkeepers in binding themselves to observe the law will do much more good than will many lectures by high-priced hot air shooters. They Know a Flood Now (Winnipeg The skeptical people of Europe are beginning to think that the Noah flood story was no myth. Education and Politics (Nelson Nothing would more surely bedevil the educational system of the province than to make it the football of party politics, and Premier McBride's plea tnat it should be regarded as superior to purely partisan considerations will find an echo in the breasts of all who are concerned with the efficiency of educational methods. i he Hoodoo (Caigary The old "23" council of Montreal will now believe there is something in the skiddoo sign after all. D. McDonald has been nominated by the Liberals of Virden for the Mani- toba legislature. WE BOTH REAP BENEFIT IT you bring your prescription to us to be compounded. You get the advantage and bene- fit of having your medicine properly made up with the best ingredients by an expert in dispensing and you also have the satisfaction of feel- ing perfectly sure that it is lust as your Doctor wanted it. We gain through your sat7 isfaction as a satisfied cus- tomer is our best advertise- ment THE RED CROSS DRUG BOOK CO, Safe Satisfactory Drug Store Acadia Block, Redpath St. Day and Night Phone 555 Night Bell Dispenser. Picture Framer. BOTH SIDES WON THE CASE Result of Long; Drawn Out Litigation at Kenoni nrRUtrl 'IJ.AWOS I ALTA j FARM KUNDS Toronto, Feb. the taking up oi awards by the parties interested two long standing arbitrations have been brought to an end. The disputes have draped along through the courts since 1906 and related to the value of a partially undeveloped water pow- er on the Winnipeg property by the municipality of Kenora. i The lands in question were situated jo on both, sides of the Winnipeg River. i On one acre was originally held the Keewatin Power Company, the Ij: other eleven acres on the other side of the river by the Hudson's Bay Co. In June, 1904. the corporation oi Kenora expropriated the properties, offering to pay the Tveewatin com- pany a sum of SlOOt and the Hudson's Bay Company a sum of Sl.4S7.50. In entering; on the arbitration however the Hudson's Bay Company placed a valuation on their property of 000 and the Keewatin company of The awards oi the arbitrators arc in favor of the Hudson's Bay Co. for and the Keewatin Power Co. for or a total of to be paid by the municipality of Keno- ra. The arbitrators were unanimous. Investment In a young City with, a Great Future is the best and safest form in the world. Some of the greatest fortunes of today have 1 been made in this way. Lethbridge is absolutely certain to be a great metropolis. .INVEST NOW and take part in its GROWING I WEALTH." ORNINGSIDE Has been laid out upon a scale worthy of the city's future. Property here will double in value with every year that pauses. Eor Full Information.. Call or Address d Securities Company P.O. Box 1979 OLIVER BLOCK Lethbridge C H TN Don't forget to buy CHIX lots, same as you forget to buy in Lethbridge when they were cheap.- Don't let the "other fellow" make all the motley, all the time DEATH LIST WILL BE S! ;VENTY-FIVE Primero, Feb. some be- lieved today that men will be taken alive from the main mine of the Col- orado Fuel and Iron Co., where an explosion occurred last Tuesday, old miners who nave penetrated all of the workings of the mine, say it is hardly possible that the death list will be less than 75. of the fifty bodies recovered were buried at Trinidad todav. LOANS On improved or for the im- provement of farm lands for one year or less up to five years. John E. Wells P. O. Box 420 109 Sherlock Blk., Lethbridge THE GEORGE M. HATCH LAND 316 ROUND STREET 4? Professional Cards LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, No. 293, Sons of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfellows' Hall every first and third Wednesday of file month at S, p.m. For full "par- ticulars appry F. T. Robins, A. J. Warren, W. President. Sec., Box 57. INSURANCE REAL ESTATE CITY AND FARM LOANS VI' 0 I 1 -f a2 j CX3 U3 UJ deC QJ Wehaie a cem- pkte line Aatombile Ac- cessories at our Garage. -CARBIDE- Itie Standard Garage Co, WOOD ST. FOR SALE Fully modern S roomed house on Bruce St., Riverview, facts south. Price and apply The H. Macbeth Agency Sherlock Block. LETHBR1DGE CALEDONIAN SOCIETY PUBLIC STEttJGRAPHER AND ACCOUNTANT M. (Late Instructor of Calgary Busiess College) Quick und accurate work guaranteed. -.ccountancy work in all its bran- Olfice, Beard of Trade Build- r.-s (on Phone 1012. Box Miss G. Toff. Office 516 Hill block, Duf- orin St. Phocp 574. P. 0. Box 192 Professional Cards MEDICAL DR. W. S. GALBHAITH-PhyHolM Surgeou, Hnura-Befort 9 2-3; p.m. QfJico 914 path St. Phone 53 DR. nnyiu clan. Bryan Block, Room 21 hours-9-12; 2-6; 7-10. DOCTOR St Before 11 a.m.; 2-3; 7-8. WcNAllLY-Omce Stafforo iJlock. Residence, oor. Bompaj md Crabb. Phone: Office 2J7; resident 7-8 Throat Uthbridge, Alt. DR. GARNET T. irr-id Hoyal College of Boons. Toronto. Office 210 Sherlock Jawing. Hours 9-12, 1-5 Phone DR. J. E. Physi- clan and Surgeon. Electric and ray treatment. Office Room is Corner Redpath and Glyn. Hours: Till