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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 8, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta The Lethbrldge Daily Herald, Tuesday, February Daily Herald to show him and tell him AC AXTV 1> 1 parliamentsi have known." They have KOM MAM PARIS Established December, Published by Lethbridge Herald Printing Co., Ltd., every lawful e.'en- ing at its office, Crabb St, Lethbridge. Alberta, W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Director and Editor PHONES and News Department Circulation and Job Departmeiis. Rates Daiiy, one year, delivered Daily, six "months, delivered ...52.00 Daily, three mouths, delivered Daily, one month, delivered .....35c. Doily, one year, by Daily, six months, by mail.......S1.75 Daiiy, three months, by mail.....Soc Addresses changed as often as desir ed, but both aud old addresses must be given. WEEKLY Published every Wednesday in eight pages, and contains a summary of the world's news ot the local and foreign. One year, jn Six in advance .........Tuc Three months, in advance ........EOc THE DAILY HERALD oae sale at the following Cross Drug and Book Store, J. G. Robertson Co., J. J. Johnston. Co., R. W. Ham- ilton., Pincher J. Mitchel, D. L. McCrea. Bros. Drug Book Co. Fernie, B. E. Suddaby. Cranbrook, B. Atchison. L. Heinecke. Grassy Tughar.. Bow F. Hotel News Stand. Also on all C. P. R. trains. tamed down a good deal since mg Joe" left the scene. ThO Montreal Herald draws a com- parison between the modern cold stor- age operators and Joseph down iti Egypt in undone days, and justifies the action of the former on the same nrimMnirt as latter, it is not re- corded, however, that Joseph held the grain to make millions but rather to alleviate suffering and famine. comparison does not hold. The FROM OTHER OF THE PROVINCE Its Strong Points (Gleidien It is said whisky weakens a "person's eyes, but consider how it strengthens the breath. The Effective Appeal (Caigary The generals of the suffragette army Items of Interest Clipped from Many Alberta Papers W. Sardenus, a C.P.R. engineer, ar- rived-in town yesterday mornng ;uid is preparing to take levels and lay out a proper sewerage system for Gleich en. Ho was in consultation with iijyiuebres of the council, but at the present writing nothing definite can be obtained as to arrangements, although i the survey is under i Call. At the annual meeting of the GJeieh- j en Board of Trade last week T. H.j Beach was elected president of the board, and W. Park Evans secretary. Elijah Heathcotfl, formerly Mne In- spector for the Province of Alberta, is to be the mine manager at the Lekdi Cards MEDICAL ave apparently decided that their tac- ics are not producing i.he goods and are now probably contemplating enter- taining the politicians at pink teas in order to see if reding the brute will be any more effective than throwing bricks. THE CENSUS A population of over eleven thous- and people is something of which the city of Lelbbridge as a. whole has a right to be proud. This number in- cludes the village of Staffordrille, which to ail intents and purposes, is a part of the city. A year ago last De- cember when the census was last tak- en, the city proper had slightly over six thousand thousand people, and with StaffordviHe numbered approximately seven thousand. The increase during the past year, therefore, has been about forty-two hundred, or at the rate of sixty per cent It is safe to say that there is not another city or town any thing like its sire that Has made such an increase during the same period. Outsiders who may be somewhat in- credulous that such a growth is pos- stole. The figures are the people's own, filled in on sheets given them by the police, and therefore are, not in any way padded. On the other hand, however, many have been missed, as the people who were not in when-the police called for the sheets, and it would not be at all when all the returns are made that the figures will be well over yOU HAVE NO DOUBT HEARD u good deal of talk about British Columbia Fruit Lands. Everybody who has spoken to you who knows the true conditions has spoken favorably Isn't that so? The fact of the matter is that B. C. Fruit Land is going to be u big thing in the next five years. It simply can't help it. It will produce fruit, it has tho MARKET and the ciiiuute. We studied the B. C. Fruit Land situation thoroughly before we invested our money. "We are convinced of its future. And from our Knowledge of investments we Know that B. C. Fruit Lauds will live up to our most sanguine expectations. They will make money j'or every-one who invests now. It is indeed the opportunity of the hour. Our Fruit Lands on the Arrow Lakes will eventually become very valuable because of their choice location and because they do not require irrigation The payment of down aud per acre per month secures a fruit farm. Call and pick out ji 10-acre plot. There is surely no better .Investment on the market.- Furthermore you can become independent quicker by buying ami working a fruit farm in H. C. than by any other means because two acres cleared and put into smali stuff will give you a living while your trees grow to dollars and your laud increases in value. Not For Ours (Cardston The snow shovel is a very effective weapon for the killing of enthusiasm over an "old-fashioned winter." They Have Us Beaten i (Edmonton The facility with which the Euro- pean press ageut gathers a war cloud one day -and dissipates it the next makes the American war correspond- ent look like an also ran. But the Next Place Above (Calgary Lethbridge is reaching for next place to Calgary amongst the cities of the Middle West. He'll Get it Alright (Calgary Don't go away with the idea that the Daily News is a booze-fighters' or- gan. There is a larger water-wagon staff on this journal than on any oth- er paper of its size in America, but there is no reason why it should not take exception to the indiscreet and unreliable statements of Imported temperance lecturers. Admitting that booze fighting is the devil, The Daily News will give even the devil his due. r Side NUMBER THE STREETS To return to a subject dropped for a time, but not forgotten, to be revived now that the matter of street mail de- livery is to the fore, is it not about time city council were adopting the method 01 having the streets and avenues numbered systema'tcally? The Herald has advocated this change In season and out of season almost to weariness. Supt Ross, of. the postal service, now.advocates a more modern system and says it would aid very materially in the successful working of the ser- vice. There are some, doubtless many, to whom the names of the streets bring memories and retain honors. But 'compared wth the whole population they are few. That sentiment amounts to really nothing. Others may say, larger cities keep ibe names. But that does not say tiiat the numbering is not the better system, and that the cnange should not be made before the city gets so large as to make the change a difficult matter. It will be some little trouble now and possibly some expense, but these will be greater as time goes on and it will nave to be done some day. The sooner it is done the better. The brevity of the Orkney'summer precluding the raising of hardly any- thing except oats and barley, the elders had requested the minister to pray for good harvest weather He compiled as follows: "Lord, gie us braw wether and a wee bit saugh ot J. H. Gartoir, an old timer m iho Crows k Nest Pass, visited our office during the week. -Mr. Carton recently returned fro South' Africa where he has been employed during the past few years and reports that he is glad to be back in Alberta once again as he considers now that Alberta is the best place for a working man that re knows Enterprise. Joe Reid is matched to box Jack Clark at Taber on February 12tb. Mark Drumm has resigned from the Frank council. Jos. H. Morrison and family left Coleman on Saturday for Edmonton. He has resigned his position with the l.C.C. Co. and goes into business in that city. Mr. Morrison's departure is regretted by the many friends as he was one of our'most highly esteemed Miner. The coal mine on the Ross ranch is open and has SO to 100 tons of fine coal out Samples show fine domestic coal for fuel purposes. Mr. Ross has pike- ed the price at 54.00 per ton for lump and per ton. for mine slack. This will prove quite a boom to the people of and Kimball as it saves considerable in ton Star. Evangelist H. L! Gale, who worked in the city two years ago in connec- tion with i special mission in Central church arrived' in the city last evening irom Victoria, and will conduct a cam- paign In the First Baptist church, com- mencing Sunday morning. Mr. Gale be assisted by Mr. Collisson, an ex- perienced singer of some note. At Vancouver and Victoria the evangelists met with marked success. Crowded houses every night greeted them in both cities. Mr. Gale is said to be one of the strongest, sanest and best evan- the continent gar News. FREEMAH MACROS AND GRAHAM [B.C CUSTOMS DR. W. S. Surgeon, Accoucher. a.m.; 2-3; 7-8 p.m. Oflico 914 path St. P-hone 63 DR. ciun. Bryan Block. Room 21. hours SM2; 2-5; 7-10. DOCTOR St Before 11 a.m.; 2-3; 7-8. DR. A. Block, Crabb. McNALLY-Omco Stafford Residence, cor. Bompas Phone: Office 277; D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Eye, Kur, and Throat Stafford Block, Lethbridge, ALU. hours: 9.30-12 a.m. 2-5 pin 7-8 p.m. DR. GARNET T. gnul- uate Royal Collego of Dental Sur- geons, Toronto. Office 219 Sherlock Building. Hours 9-12, 1-5. Phone LOTS IN MORNINGSIDE The Best Part of Lethbridge The Part .That is GROWING PER Down and a Month KEAD-ON COLLISION NEAR DESOTA, W1S. La Crosse, Wis., Feb. 7. Two through passenger, trains on ihe Chi- cago, Burlington and Quincy railroad. An election case was being tried, an a witness was called to prove "bri- bery." "One of the gentlemen says to 'Hodge, you must vote Jor said the witness. "And what did you answer to says I, 'how "And what did the agent "He didn't say nothing. The other gentleman come to me and must vote for us, Hodge.'" "And what .did you "I said, 'How So he arst' me what t'other gentleman offered; and I told him five dollars." "And what did this agent "He gave me ten.' Counsel sits down triumphant, and in starts the other side "Did you vote for the second "No." "Did you vote for the I ain't got a OUR POINT OF VIEW The city's population is now authori- tatively up into five figures. The next aim is to put another figure at the end of it. The coming of a six storey block to the city will be another indication of the development from a large town to a city. DR. J. E. Physi- clan and Surgeon. Electric and X- ray treatment. Office Room 18 Sherlock Building. Corner Redpath and Glyn. Hours: Till 9; 7-9. Sundays: Till 10; 1-4; 8.30-930 Phone day and night 1242. PRIVATE MATERNITY HOSPITAL. rooms are bright, warm and" well ventilated. Good food, wash- ing done in hospital laundry. Pa- tients may hare visitors any time during the day or If very ill may have a-friend stay. First floor Is for medical cases. 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. MRS. K. L. sional Nurse, 710 Bompas St. 17-0 MISSES O'CONNOR AND Hair Dressing, Manicure, Facial Massage and Electrical Massage for falling hair; combings made up; toilet articles. Acadia Block, Red- .path street. 25-26 MRS. Nurse, of New York Hospital will give mas- sage treatment or take cases in nursing. Address 922 Ford Street LEGAL JOHNSTONE R1TCH IE-Bams- ters and solicitors. Office, adjoin mg Union Bank, Lethbridpe. L.M Jshnstcne; J. Norman Ritchie NO TAXES The Standard Securities Company OLIVER BLOCK Letlibridge a breeze that will dree the straw and ed near Desota> 30 will nae harm the heads, but if ye mileS OI La Cr0sse' The two blaw us sic a bletherin' rivin' blast as Wrecked are> lhe one leavinS we hae been ha'in, ye'll play the vera here at 2.55 which mischief wf the aits and fairly spoil fVeral hours Iace' anfl the north- bound train due here at o'clock. Two mail clerks and a porter were he only ones injured in the "wreck near Deaota, Wis., according to infor- mation at the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy railroad headquarters to-day. The clerks were slightly injured and a porter's leg was broken. CHIN Don't forget to buy CHIN lots, same you forget to buy in Lethbridge when they were cheap. Sitting in a chair, -where he had evi- dently been reading the night before, George" Stratton, real estate agent cf Toronto, was discovered dead this af- ternoon at his home on Parkham Ave. Mr. Stratton was 68 years of age and Ten recruits for the R.N.W.M.P. I were sworn In at Toronto by Inspector titzgerald and left for the West What other place of any size can boast of a sixty per cent, increase in population in one year? It is a great record. The same rate of growth this year will put the city up close to the twenty thousand mark. Troubles rest lightly on the people of gay Paris. Inside of a week of the calamity of centuries they for- get it and think more of the latest play. It is a happy faculty to be able thus to forget one's troubles. Those awful storms and cold weath- er down east make Albertans feel glad that they are living where they are. When Senator Casgrain of Montreal wants to run another "Forget it" cam- paign for the mayoralty, he should try it in Paris. They forget scourges and devastations quickly there. pilot through Canada he will be able WE BOTH REAP BENEFIT ir 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 just as your Doctor wanted it. We gain through your sat- 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. Dsy and Night Phone 555 Night Bell Dispenser. Picture Framcr. Don't let the "other fellows" make all the money, all the time THE GEOKGE M. HATCH LAND 316 ROUND STREET alone for several years. quickly stops coughs, cures colds, heals the throat and 25 ccnw On improved or for the im- provement of farm lands for one year or less up to five years. Fully modern 8 roomed house on Bruce St., Riverview, facts south. Price and terms, apply John Wells P. O. Box 109 Sherlock BIk., Lethbridge I H, Macbet Apcy GASOLINE cessores at otr CARBIDE The Standard Garage Co. Professional Cards LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, No. 293, >JUBLJC G. Tuff. Office SIS Hill block, Duf- St. Phone 57-1. P. o. Box 192 CONYBEARE. CHURCH McAR THUR Barristers, Solicitors. Notaries Public and Commissioners. Conybeare Block. Lethhridge, A1U SIMMONS Solicitors and Notaries. Money tr. loan. Offices In Canadian Bank of Commerce Bldg. W. C. Simmons; S. J. Shepherd. HA. J. MACOOUGAl Solicitor, Notary. Room 14. Stafford Block. JOHN j. Solicitor. Office. Rooms 2 and 3 Ott Block. x SURVEYING JW. D. accountant Sons of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfellows'- Hall Biock; tetfcbridge, Alta. every first and third Wednesday of he month at 8 p.m. For full par- icuiars appiy P. T. Robins, A. J. Warren, W. President Sec., Box 57. Viaduct Lodge No. 53 L O. O. F. Meets every Monday night In Odd- fellow's Hall o'clock. Visiting members coraially invited to attend. L. W. STEEVES, N.G. A. CATHRO, R.S Box 1270. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital 1500.000 Financial Ageuw. Fiscal AgenU Ferguson has open- ed a dancing academy in the McNabb Block, Round street All the latest dancing taught Terms reasonable. 48-6 MISS L. of Bali- Room and Stage Dancing. Chil- dren's class, 622 Crabb St 48-6 MADAM Pian- iste and teacher of the following subjects: Pianoforte, Singing, The- ory, Harmony, Counterpoint, Com- position. 622 Crabb street 45-6 W. H. A. Sc. Dominion Land Surveyor. Mine Surveyor. Post Office Block, Phone 1210. 41-26 F. HAMILTON, B.A.Sc.-Dominion Lann Surveyor. Irrigation and Hy- draulic Engineer. Room 6. Whit- ney Bloc-k. Phone, 205. WM.T.WILLFAMS-Architect, WHit aey Block. Late of Williams Broe Architects. Detroit. B. Wb-itney Block. Room 8 JAS. A. Macdoiiald Block Lethbridge, Alta. Redpath street W. M THE CONSERVATORY AUDITOR- Ashmead and Bompas M. Calgary and jtb bridge. Specialist in Firefwi Brokers. for Royil Collieries Ltd All Standard Handled HEAD V.OTnRIA. m Express and Baggage Wagon for Hire Prompt Service Phone 585 and 1023 J. V. Has moved his shoe repairing business to the corner Redpath and Glyn streets, and J. prepared to do work to the satisfao Won of those who call. will give him a 43-1 JUST ARRIVED twcntj bead of young work 1250 to 1450 in broken. J. F. Rodgers Sale Stables Wood Street Lethbridge A despatch from Toronto states tha jH. A. Richardson, manager of the Ban ;of Nova Scotia branch in that city, wi I probably be appointed general man jager of the bank in succession to H. C I McLeod. Alexander Mclnnes, a brother of th Senator Mclmies, died at ToroiH I in his eighty-second year. The d ceased and the late senator were par ners in a dry goods business in Ham 51 ton for may years. is now open for use for At Homes' Dances, Concerts, Entertainments, etc. For terms, etc., apply on the premises. 28-0 CALEDONIAN HALL The Caledonian Hall Is open to let or dances, parties, banquets, etc. est floor in city, steam heated, kitch- n in connection, all modern conven- ances. Parties wishing to engage ap- ly to J. H. Kellie, Western Plumbing ation. E. Carver. M.B.A.A M.R.4., A. A. I.C.. Etc.. Manajrpr Lethfaridge office, Sherlock Block. Phone 1241. EXPERT ORIENTAL CLEANING new -and old windows, looking glasses and every- thing made of glass, also scrubbing done. Send all orders to P. O Box IGi'j. f Begin noxt MISS SCHMITZ-Dressmaker. Apph 4S Argyle Avenue. WILLIAM WATTS-Huilder and Con- tractor, 13 prepared to give tree of coot on all kinds of worfc in the building trade, including re- pairs, altcratior-s, etc. Box 513 Lethbridge, AlU. J. H. and Builder, is in the market with a full line of new ideas and prices that are worth investigating. Plans and estimates to be obtained for the asking. 1220 rtompas St P. O. Box 1972. 41-26 WM. J. Si Duff Addition. Contractor and builder. freely It will pay before ouildint W. R. painting, car riage painting, paper hanging, wall decorntinp, etc. 23 Argyle Ave. Phone 720. Box 300. 278-O UNDERTAKING Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. Meets in the Oddfellow? Hall second und fourth of the month. Visiting will >I ways receive hearty 0. L. Griffith; W K n: Plpfk, TT ADD1SON A up to date undertakers and. ewbalmers in the city, black white cars. Office next the Herald office. Phone 682. Strict attention paid to all cases. Pariors open day and night. lettfcrttp Aerie Mo, 111 Meets 1st and on davs in K. of P Hall at o'clock. Visiting orethren are cordially invited, a. A.jHCnOFT, W.P 24-lj QUS KE1D1C3 W.I. T. S. Dlrectoi and Most np to date parlors Jn Five doors west of Post Office Ford St White and Black Cars. Phone 561. LETHBRIDQE CALEDONIAN SOCIETY Caledonian Glyn St. Clnfa open evening 7.30 to 1Q.3G. Sunday eicepicd. All Scotsmen welcome. A. L. 70HNSTON, Secy J. B. GIBBON, Box 320. ;