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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 7, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta Voud Better Rurry If yon want one of those $100 watches. One man wrote "send me a dozen," nncther came in bought five. Excellent timekeepers, guaranteed, and only $1.00. Wm. C. Liphardt Jeweler Optician DR. P. W. TULLER i-HYSIClAN AND SURGEON LETHBRIDGE Office-Over Oil'* Barber Shop. Hour*-11:00 to 12:nii noon: 3:00 to f>:0i p. m ; 7:00 to 8:30 p. m, Off'ee Night Bell and Telephone DR. G. C. GRA66 PHYSICIAN AKD SUROEON Office over Higlnhotham's Drug Store Phono Olnce 125. House 94. Office hours-� to 11 a.m., 1.30 to 4.30 p.m., 7 to 8 p.m. School Trustees' Convention with the �u� second. The __ Alanito, a maples voro only usotl as . . "nurses" for other trees. (Continued. �T� week,) .; ,JJk> work (y, ^ |mpl>0VmMoOt ,, the school premises should nest with I Ho school Dt. F. H. Mcwbutn r>ffice-Redpath St. cor. Burdott. Honrs-Before 9 a.m., 2-8 p.m.. 1-8 p. m. Sundays-2.30 to 3.30 p..m. Telephone 41. W. S. GALBRAITH, M.D.C.M. (McGill) PHYSICIAN, SUIiaEON ACCOUCHEH Office-Burdetle St. Phone 53 Hours-Before 9 u.m., 2-3, 7-8 p.m Drs. DeYcber & Campbell Physicians and Surgeons T. E. Patteson OTT ; OOK Real Estate, Insurance and Commission Agent Fire, Life, Accident and Hail Insurance in the best companies. Residential Lots, Modern Dwellings, Farm Lands, IrriRitted Lands, etc., for sale for cash and on time. Full particulars on appiication. Offices-Ott block. 'Phono 143. last wwli.) E. 11. t'ramleU, Calgary, was in favor of special instructors in writing, drawing find domestic sckiuv. Ik' thought that the appointment of city superintendents should he recognized in some tangible form. Such oltlcials could relieve th.' Inspectors from tho supervision of city schools. Wotitskiwin board is proposing to askthe eo-ol�oratlon of nil tho^otttxln from I ted Doer W> Htr�thcon� to un- j lUs. and undertake tho .expense of on- ' gaging tin expert in manual train. | ing, and domestic science, and are I going to �sk the government for a grant. 1 In reply to a question of Mr. K�wi- i nedy, ivf Alcdielne Hat., as 'to the proper time In the growth of it city ' to appoint a superintendent to assist tho board, Mr, A. Al. Scott, of � Calgary, said It depended upon the 1 disposition of the ratepayers and 1 the inlluence of the appointor. Uen-' erally speaking a city should have [ at least twenty-five teachers before engaging a city superintendent. Tho pretnlur. who had enteral the 1 lml 1 during tho discussion, was in -vitod to a seat on tho platform. Ho said he was delighted to reculvc the suggestion of Air. Fleetwood n few men.ha �g0 to cajl a convention of DR. B. JACKSON DENTIST Ornduato Northwestern University Dental School, Chica/o. Office-Ott Block. trustees. In tho Brent tua.Jiir.ty of casus the rural school lonelier was ii lady, who could not > bo collected to take an active part in the plant Ins of trees. A good idea would be to have Ijovoral school districts group, and employ a man \ to give instructions along these )i;n.�s. i The miicst'lnn was asked as to what I distance from tho school build!�vg tho block of trees should be planted, nnd Mr. Mitchell replied that thirty yards was the usual distance. 'In answer to n question regarding the ttusslnn Poplar, Mr. Mitchell stated thnl the Russian poplar wa9 not a very desirable class of tree fur school grounds, as it had a h*bK of throwing up suckers Jronv tho roots, except in a place whore the soil was very snndy. A gentleman from Olds told Mr. Mitchell of the difllculty he had experienced with the Manitoba maples freezing lark - in winter, ami asked for a remedy. Tho speaker replied that wlun there had been a good deal of rainfall la tho summer, tho growth of the map.'es was carried on late into the fall, and the frost, 'caught tho trees Iiefore they were Y Drs. McClure & Stewart SURGEON DENTISTS Office-J. D. HiRinbotham's new block. i Office Hours- -9 a.m. to 12 n. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. W. C. SIMMONS Advocata, Barrister, Etc. : OFFICE, - - SOUTH AKD ULOCK I sck'nC� _ j receive tho trustees for ho felt tho conven- ablo to stand it tion could givo Valuable aid to bho government. Referring to the grants �to city and rural schools tho proin-� ler assured tho delegates that there would bo no diminution of grants to rural schools, but that tho government wore oi>cn to entertain grants* , Superintendent AteCaig spoke for tho legitimate expansion of the city school program, lie staUJdthat important legislation wou'd bo in - troducod this session Involving n hl�erat support to secondary lvgis - lation. The consolidation of rural schools was taken up by Mr. Spaulding, of Poplar Lake. Consolidation he claimed. alm�d ut greater olncioney m thj teach'ng �talt, ainl giving the children the advantages of a .second-ury education such as chemistry, language*, botany and domestic Tlio country pupil shoukl Essentials of good bread are just three-common sense, a good oven and Purity FLour. Produced entirely from the choicest Western Canada Hard Wheat. That's why Purity Flour makes most delicious bread with least trouble.' Sold everywhere tn The Great Dominion WCSTBRM CANADA PLOUn MILLC CO . Limited Mill* at Winnlaea. Oouerlch nnd Orendon The difficulty could bo overcome by inaklnj the rounds of trees during August, and cutting off ends of the shoots. This would force the tree to strengthen its wood and outer bark. At the conclusion of the address, in favor of increase of areas for school promises, and for special grnntsfronii tho government for the Improvement of tho premises. Supt. McCaig opened the discussion upon the provincial university question, and advocated very strongly the establishment' of the university ns a working Institution. The two chairs of most importance would be the chair of education, and tho chair of applied science, whore the science .of agriculture would be chiefly taught. l>r. Scott endorsed Air. Mct'alg's Money to Lend on Town and Farm Property r. T. BREWER Ring up 108 When you want DRAYING Dono promptly and satisfactorily. JOHN BROD1E A. W. McVittie Dominion Land Surveyor Will devote his entire time during the summer to laying out new towuBites. Contract piitx* uu application. Office at the Coaldale Hotel, Lethbridfze. I LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA NOTICE TO ARCHITECTS. Designs for New Department and Justice Buildings, Ottawa. EXTENSION Or TIME. The time for receiving, compotttlve designs for the proposed now Ite-purttnentul and Justice Ouikllogs at Ottawa, is hereby oxuondod from April la to July 1, 1007. By order, FRED OEUNA9. Secretary. Department of Public Works, Otitawa, January 34, 1907. Newspapors will not be paid for this advertisement if they insert it without authority front the Department, NOTICE. In tho matter of the Estate of|?Tarry Taylor, lute of the City of Loth-bridge, in the Province of Alberta, rancher, decoased. NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to the Order of the Honorable Chief Justice Slfton of the Supreme Court cf tho North West Territories dated at the town of Alacleod, in the Province of Alberta, In tho Dominion of Cw>mld, the 30th day of Juoiuary, 1907, the creditors and other persons having claims against the es -tate of tho above named Harry Taylor, deceased, ara on or bo to re the 15th day of March. A.D., 1907, required to send 1a their names aa4 addresses with particulars of tfWJr "Claims, together with a statement of the i>ecurtt!es (if any), held by thorn, verifying tlio same by statutory declaration, to tihe undersigned advocate for the omlnistrator. And take notice that after the said Ifttih day of March, the wibuin-istrator will be at liberty .to administer the assets of the said decoased or any part thereof among tba parties entitled thereto, having regard only to tb* claims of which he shall then have notice. Dated at Macleod, this 80th day of January, 1907. MALCOLM McKENZIE, Uaoleod P- 0-' Advo�at� ler Administrator. BE SURE YOUR HORSE FEEDS WELL For Dentistrv, Veterinary and Surgical Work, call on . . Dr. F. W. J. Johnston, Lethbridge Oradiiate of Toronto Votorlnary Col. Or*�ra left at Hlglnbotham.a Store. as is possible for tho city pupil. Kducallon at home is a thing most to lw dosired. With consodilatioii there would l>e a moro constant aitendance. duo to Funeral Director and Embalmer j the fact that transportation was _ 'provided. Teachers would stay lon- Igor in a pla''.? as tho salary would ! sulllcieiit tc> maintain a homo. His plan included a central bul'ding v hich could lx> uswl as a church, 1 suliool. public hall, and in this way realize a considerable- revenue. Air. Scott of 1'algury, nskod that the attention of l'rof. HolKTlson, tlio administrator for tho McltonaldfuTid for the establishment of coTisolidnl-ed schools. Iw dim'.t�>d to the nuns- 1 tion and ascertain if an exi�erinwiu  be made in Alliorta. | Thj ijuosticn of salaries of tcach-ors was well discusHod by Supt. .!.,{ AlcCalg. of Edmonton. In his open- ! ing remarks Mr. JleCaig Kaid the ; success of tho sensions were amazing. J and justified tlvi calling of the con- j vention. He advised the orgauizat- j ion- of smaller organizations in dis- j tricts. Speaking of salaries. Iro observed that in the change of com -mercial conditions the salaried man suffered in good times. Times wore so prosperous in tho country that it was dUllcult to obtain teachers. Tho salaries were depreciating because so many women were going into tho profession. This was good if it were not overdone. He was not in favor of a minimum limit an that always become tho maximum with ov-ery pchool board. the same training at home [ remarks, and stated it as his opln - ion that uhe university should be free from all religious or denominational inlluence whatever. In his address at to the delegates to a concert given the school trus- who ��w To lavtttigtU Combine. Ottawa, Jan. 23.-Mr. Herron of Alberta, offered resolution In the llousa to-day declaring that It Is important for tho rapid neltlement of tho North-Wesl that lumber should be supplied to settlers at �n low a rate as possible; that it Is claimed an unlawful combine exists among tho manufacturers and dcaVro for the purpose of unduly enhancing the price of lumber to tho consumer and therefore a select committee of nine should bo appointed for the purpose of enpjiring into the matter. In support of his resolution Mr. Her  ron declared that there was nothing .as necessary to the new weUter as lumber at a reasonable rate. At the present time the prices of lumber arc unreasonably high. It is believed that this is due to tbo operations of a combine which should bo deaJtwlth under the net provided for that purpose. Mr. Herron naid that he had j been toW on the best authority that |not only was there a combination in 'existence but It disciplined members lumber to retailors who W. SHAW, Painter & Decorator Agent for Empire Wall Paper Co., Agent for S. P. Nelson & Co.'s Windowphanie, the modern translucent glass decoration. Leave orders at Lethbridge Hotel. B. C. MOORE runeral Director and Ernbalmor Office-Next to Pres+yterian Church. Office Phone 103. Residence 130. ED. PULLEY For Fine Boot & Shoe Repairs Prices Very Reasonable. Located in old W. H. Morris transfer off ice. one door south of tho Army Barr loks. Fine Work a Specialty Tho address of Air. Mitchell upon toes' convtntion, at the Oiwrahouso, lion A. ('. ilutherford. Minister of Education, explained that he hadnot attend.*! tlu> convention, not, as he might hn\e explained, because ho was tov) busy, but because he wished to ' have en entirely Independent and unbiased* view of tho matters vhich they might bring beforo the govern -uient. He had arriveil at tho ron-cluslnn that some changes were needed, but ho would not announce whivt |thes? would be. It might lie that jsome of them would conflict with I thj views of the convention, but he (promised the convention that their ! recommendations would l>c carefully j consider.*! by the government. The Premier sivid that the government jhiul during tho past year been giv-| ing sultstantial grants to schools, jand these (.runts would not bo reduced. I Early in tha career of thft province Mr. Rutherford, said. h� had learned ! that there wero several sections ol t foreigners In tho country with no j educational facilities. In order to make Cnnadian citizens of theso foreigners, the government realised that they must l>o educated, and nn t organiwr Tiad accordingly been appointed who had met with remark -ablo success'in tho formation of school districts. The public or common schools bo-Ins primarily of greaser importance i vera out of tho combine. For sell-j Ing to any one wha is not on the list Lethbridge. Lodge No. 2. 1.0.^OT\0.F. Meet* tn Oddfellowi' Rail trerj Friday ��ori|og st '.Ml o'clock. Visiting brethren ire Ivavs wrlcome. C. V. Bennett. E.V. Dooley, tt.Q. Be*., ice WILLOW BRANCH REBEKAH LODGE, NO. 2 Mc�U In rodfellown' Hall e err noconrt and fourth Ttauradar- Vlnltom alwaj* walcunK*. Mrs J. Stafford. Annie Da vies N. O. Kec. Sot'. Court Star of Lethbridge, No. 8095 A. o. F. Meets In and Srd Hon-dajn in each mouth a. � V- m.. In Oddtcllowa llaii, Kound SI. VlHlllnr lirelU-ten cuidUlly welci roe. TH0S. HEAT0N, C. R. A.M.RITCHIE. SEC. AN OLD MAX AT KLEVEN. Chicago, Jan. IO.-9A dmpatchfrom Minneapotts says: "James Anderson who died here yesterday, aged ol.i/en years and 2 months, was, in tha opinion of physicians, at least sixty years old, so far as tho condition of vital organs detormiuo the age of a man. When six years old his hair began to turn gray, his eyesight began to fall and ho walked with the dettberate care of a person .who is advanced in years. As a young child be was exceptionally bright, but his faculties were gradually failing for the last two 'years, so ho was little the improvement of the promises of than ths secondary or high schJols tho rural school, was ona of tho'from 175 to 200 now school districts most instructive and practical of the j had been organized In tho province whole of tho convention. As an ex- J since Septoml'or. 190ft. in order to pert in the matter of tree planting, jkeop pace with tho growth in popu-tho speaker dwelt uhtofly with thj | lation and the demands for cducut-rioauUfying of school grounds ly tho � ionul facilities. It was now tho in-establishment of a tree plantation, jtention of Uu* gQvcmment to give. Ho believed, ho said in opening his during the coming year, moro at  address, that tho rural school prem- jtention to the work in the h'gh isos of tho day �vr0 altogether too .schools. They wore gathering all small. Tno present school ordinance tho Information on tho matter thoy provided lor the minimum urea of could get, and they would like tho school grounds in tho country to bo j trustees convention to Indicatowhat only ono aero. Tho minimum should j assistance, financial or otherwise, bo at least two acrea. In the pralrio j wou'd bo required, country tho planting of troes woh the j A shirt time after Alliorta was first tiling to be, considered In , the ! formed into 11 province, tho premier matter of beautifying grounds.Shrubs j stated, the need was felt, and such a were not substantial enough, as thay school had been ostablbdvxl at Oal-would bo carried away by tl�e wind, jgary. with 73 in attendance lost fall A block of troes should lie planted at 'and 40 this wlntor. On account of laast 20 yards wide, cspecially onthj , tho new school districts being opened windy sides of thu grounds. It was ! up It was found to to a difficult rotat-imposslble, however, to do this with Iter to get enough trained teachers, ono aero of ground. J-so that for a number of years- it Tha speaker s la tod that the Pro-| was pro'ablo that Alberta would vincial Department of Agriculture havo to draw on tho other settled was only too ploaaod to tiv�t the .provinces. A n-�v normal school trustoes of schools more tlum half j building to ccM $250,000, was now way. in tlw matter of improving ; in course of construction in Calgary promises. He knew of only onj|and would probably bo ready for us� school in tin province which had a,by next fall. It was tha aim of the plantation of truus about its prom- j department to Imvc tho most up-to- date and eincient normal school in Canada, and ho thought the people in tho province were in sympathy with the aim. Thu need of a provincial university iscs. Air. Mitcholl emphasized th-* fact that not only was thoro the improvement feature on the planting ot troos upon thu school premlsos, but there was also a valued education in |wos also being folt, continued Afr. cultivation to bo gained. It would j Rutherford, and during the first sos-atso Ihj a good th'ng wero ths farm- jsion of tho legislature a university ors to copy from the school In thi .bill had boon passed. It would now Improvement plnn. Uako only a few months to bring In answer to a question from the!such an institution into existence If audience, Arr. Mitchell stated thvt ; it was felt to bo advisable. It was the tre^B boat adapted for tlio pur- \ the intention said Air, Rutherford, to poses discussed wore the ash. cot- I place the university on a teaching better than a parson in his dottoge ton wood, elm and Manitoba maP'-e. � basis at the outset as this seemed during the past few months I the ash rs**lag Orst is value is a te be the desire ef t'�e peep)*. the punishment for the first olfvnce was a fine of 9&U and,for thj second oltonce a fine of it00 a car, and for the third offence the i\"fusai ot further supplies of lumber from the mills. Mr. Kennedy,' of New WeKtnvinstcr. said that ho could speak for tho coast mills, but not for the moun  tain mills of llritish Columbiu. He declared that the price* the mlllmen wero charging for lumber at tho present time was not unreasonable. They had to pay from $B to SH> for their logs and thoy had manufacturers of Itrit'ish Columbia, who had an association of their own Thero was not the slightest doubt of tho fact that there was'a combiiw to keep us the price and to keep down competition. It whs absurd to say that the recent increase in tho prico of lumber was duo to the Increased freight. Tho C.P.R. handled most of tho lumber and it had not increased its rates. It was working for tho settlors and a few years ago had broken up a combine which existed, then by threatrnilng to estab -llsh yards of Its own If the price of lumber to the settler was not made reasonable. Piles get quick relief from Dr. Bhoop's Magie Ointment. Remember Its mads alone for Piles- and it works with certainty and satisfas -tlea. Itching, painful, ' protruding, or blind piles �lsm�psar {ike angle lay it's use. Try it ssst sat! THE STORE OF QUALITY/ BIG CLEAN UP of nil our lines of Crockery AT A SACRIFICE TOR THE NEXT WEEK. Come around early mid pick out some of the barguina we ure offering. Nelson eef by the quarter thun ever before. Nice thrce-ypur-old steers. Buy your toff now. whilo it is in prime condition. P. Burns & Co. Imperntor Hams and Bt�con, Telephone ill. B e e f *#s>#**#s>s>#i>�>#s>4ys>s>s>#* MMItMmiMM^ a. easton .& co MANUFACTURERS OF HARNESS, SADDLES,. AND GENERAL HORSE FURNISHINGS AND DEALERS IN. TRUNKS AND VALISES, MITTS, GLOVES, ROBES. WHIPS, TENTS, AWNINGS. WAGON COVERS, HAY AND GRAIN. ETC. inn.:inanaanDaopnnanncinrj'ai:jnn AN OLD TIMER WITH THE- OLD BRANDS OF LK^UORS AND CIUARS IN A NEW STAND * Just drop into my new quarters and con /ince your-s'ulf that I urn up.to-ilnlo. *. The cleniiest aud brightest shop in Southern Alberta. . ' GEO. HOUKl in, 11�1 -n-i� icii 'i'.i( T�ni iLirxi SlUtTilBlHr^EI ;