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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 12, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta Wednesday, February 12,1913 THE LETHBRID0E DAILY HER A LB Page 7 Only 8 More Days Only 3 More Days Free Pants Given Away with every Suit or Overcoat M&de to Order I More The Only Free Pant Sale of the Season The Scotland The Trousers alone are worth $8 beyond Our doors Suit or Overcoat Your Choice of Cloths of Scotland's Best Mills rant Block, 404 Fifth St. S. THE BIG TAILORS imite Next to Mason & Risch BIQ GRAIN P\T OFFICERS-CHARGED WITH VIOLATION ANTI- " TRUST LAWS - I board dominates and controls the groat grain market", tooth fjs to price 'and the amount soli apd shipped in inter-state commerce inii' targe part of Illinois and adjoining states. The petition js signed by Attorney-General Wickcrsham, Jatnes A. Fowler; assistant to the attorneyrgeneral,. and U. S. Attorney James* H'. Wilk-erson, of Chicago. - ' Chicago, Feb. 11. - The Chicago Board of Trade, the' great grain exchange of the United- States, -was charged by the Federal government in a civil anti-trust suit Jlled here today, with violation of the Sherman law by arbitrarily fixing during the hours the exchange is closed, the prices of wheat, corn, oats and rye, to be received in Chicago. The government's .petition.'in e^juity asks the United, States district court for a temporary�>�restraining order to-be followed, after final hearing, with a; permanent  injunction prohibiting the fifteen hundred, and more members of-the board from continuing an alleged unlawful conspiracy to destroy competition and-restrain inter-state commerce, Grain bought by members of the board prior to its shipments or while-in transit to Chicago is designated the .-.petition pointsr out, as grain "to. arrive": immediately after the close of each day's session, the Board of Trade under -its rulos establishes a; public "call", for .corn, oats, wheat and rye, to arrive," by which the government alleges: the exchange abso-r lutely fixes the price to be offered for such staples from all parts of the country^ contracted for from the closing hour to the opening, the following day. As the board:is open less than four hours or only one-half of the ordinary business�(day,-it is declared that tnese fixed prices control the bids ;of grain dealers for-the other half of the. business'day. The rule has : resulted, it is charged, in a conspiracy and combination to prevent competition. According to the petition the GE WHICH C. P. R. IS GOING TO GIVE PURCHASERS OF THE FARM LANDS; Montreal, Que., Feb.. 11HIimmigra-tion prospects from Gx^at - Britain and northern Europe were never fetter, said Mr. J. S; Dennis,'assistant to the president of the C;P.R.j who arrived here from"London1 today. The liberal policy of disposing of the remainder of the company's land'grant for the purposes of-colonization has attracted the attentiqn of the British and'; continental pipers. ^;'!Ifc is not-possible: to, obtain' from Qreat Bri-� tain,'"' he said; > '--'"'^any^ggricul-bural- colonists -because that: class is>Hmit-j ed;. Less, than thirteen-per cent, of thB.. population of Great�, Britain  and Ireland-are engaged\in;( agriculture and .if colonization is�to; progress, a' large portion- ol.immigrants must be � obtained from northern Europe* and the eastern states. 1 FARMERS RAISING HOGS ARE ENEFITTING BY STIFF COMPETITi Magrath District Men Rejoice in Rivalry of Buyersr-Garden City Views NEW CARMANGAY LINE SERVICE Interest among local--railway men is centred in the poW- service to h& inaugurated on tho:Ga>mangay:- branch about March 1. It iB- their opinion that the new train- will be- put, into effect on that date,' and that tihe-new spring tim-e table, out Mar6h'l,. will provide for it. - '. People-U Give This a 60-Day lial Hero is something you can My. sixty days--Just, as b test-without having; to risk 'a. cant-� ,*� Something which-.: In the lnst twenty-four-yeai^s .bas.savod thousands of ruptured- -people1 from �! having to undergo operationT .- '.-. .... Something, flo'.str'gngthenlrig to the ruptured parts that you . can work right along- .whllo getting hatter-� . : v , Somelhing;-'absolutely- -guaranteed to keep v;rupture v.from qaming ou>-4f It doesn'.c.-prove (every, claim we make- than ,you,-can, send it ;back- and it won't cost you .'a cent- .lyoV^Rdn't/.-Have'to Rlskia Penny , �Wdon't -as'Jc you to >pay out.'a penny on; the strength pf any mere promise or claims. � ... We will make you a guaranteed rupture holder especially for your case- make it to your, measure-and let you try It sixty days- Let you give it a thorough test without asking you to risk a': cpDt. Ifi It doesn't keep your rupture from cPmIng_out or- bothering you In any Way -if"it.apepn't prove every claim wo make -rtrien. you ;cfln,-'s?nd it back ana it wont .cost you accent. . ~ �i-'Sf See' taha't It '.-Does'-:. ��' *^?.-'�^^**?>r.Wtur?-- holder-the tjBBSS*.,  ^ut5�:'-Aytowatio, .-Massaging MHf -"la.de.on an .absolutely hew truss ^ 11 '8 far more than Just a itXf&'WA' thJ8 -'truMr-u'hUite all others'- it .Bolf-adiuatlng.v.seif.rogulatlng. ;: S �n? "n^'ll? fa** '.is-'any -suaaen.move-ment orstrain-as> In worktng-*Bo. no: Bl'-*in can force ymfr 'ruptS^ - No Belt,-No Leg^traps^Nir ;Sprl'pgs. The Cluthq Trus.B!-!4oeS/�wk.y-.eritiroly with -belts, leg-straps.1 and -'springs..'People who have tried U'say it is as comfortable as their clothing. . It in ws,Jer-proof-will hold in the-bath. Also perspiration- proof, and easily ? kept 'clean. Get World's Greatest Rupture Book So that you can Judge-for,vyQurself� we want to send you a" ree'* book wp have wrltten-ia, cloth-baund hook i',ofadylce. People who have read It-including: physicians-say it Is; tKOibe^t: * book- .ever written on Rupture^' j .\ n, It sums up all we 'have learned phout rupture in forty year? ot d>y-a.fter-day experience. It deals' with rupture bch a J�hr .trial, because, the. only tfttngpgfood-enough .to stand, such a1 thorough ^Wlfo And-it tolls'all about the CJuthe Truss r-how it-ends,constftntiejcpjuiBe-Ahowjyou can try it .80 days fit. onV/Hslfiv andyhow littlevit.costa If�youykeep4t. i 5000 oth�r yoluntary.flijujorsementa sent with the book. . , Write- fo�"lt today&dpn^nut\it: 'off- this .book may be �the :rnean^of.,"adding many, years to yot)ri}|fB^'and-of"tftrtbrlng ..-------- strength.'i�nd^�i*tWn�*8. '" aay in Magrath, Feb. 10.-The- war now go* ing on between the P. Burns Co. of Calgary and the Prince RupE-rt Packing Co. for the meat of Southern Alberta is causing a noticeable increase In price, say farmers who sell regu-, larly -to- those competing companies. Both houslss are after the hogs of the Southern Alberta farmer, and they are both equally determined to win his confidence and business. Which 'will' win is immaterial to the district so long as the farmers are getting a good price for their hogs and beef, j The Magrath district is now producing a great deal of pork and beef, especially -pork, and the farmers are I not slow in commending the efforts of the Lethbridge boaTd of trade in regard to the establishment of a soa- hie r and- -permajaent; .market, for. -.their produce. , Increased competition (ha� brought ths- desired result, and the industry has received great stimulation during the paEt two months. This year hogs Will occupy the same level with wheat on the majority of- Magrath farms. Forty prominent  men of splendid standing in this community have signed the1 charter asking for the instal-, latio'n of an Oddfellows lodge in Magrath, and when the charter is accept ed at I. O. O. F. headquarters at G&l- ga-ry and ratified at' the forthcoralsg conference to be held in that city, District Deputy Grand Master R. A., Gillies of Raymond will install .the lodge which will smash the provincial- record for country lodges. It . will �have more members at the first inr stallation than m>any lodges have after, years of activity; all of .-which. speaks volumes for the promoters of the scheme. There are about twenty old time: Oddfellows in Magrath, many ot whom are now affiliated with-' the; thriving Raymond lodge. For,-some time past there has been a quiet agK, tation in progress here, led by Wm. Butchart, a live member of the order, and out of, tbat agitation will uot> doubtedly grow one of the largest and; healthiest lodges in Alberta. While it is, not known : definitely. where the lodge rooms will be,'your correspondent is informed that'Jensen Brothers Co. have� offered to i'urnish a portion of the upstairs floor space of their store for this purpose.-"Probr ably these apartments will be,'leased: for a time, but eventually the'localibf the buyers the horse market is as been received for the first of a series of socials to he given by the Sugar City lodge. The affair which promises to be a most delightful one, will be held in. the bright, spacious lodge rooms on Broadway, and a large party from Magrath 'will be among the throng of participants. C. C. Jenseli returned home from the Samoan Islands last Saturday evening after a year's absence. Mr. Jensen has been president of thfa Mormon mission in that archipelago during that time, and would have remained such for another year or two more had not continued Illness necessitated his removal home. The intense heat of the tropics, coupled with long- voyages on the ocean in the rocking boats of these seas required of him as president of the mission, proved too much for Mr! Jensen, and it was thought best by the authorities at Salt Lake to honorably release him. Several years'ago Mr. Jensen fulfilled a three.' years' mission to those- islands, and .did an exception-,ally effective, worlt-among the natives. -His fluent comma^]ottthe ianguagej and his-unusual"powers''over the na3 Uvea who learned to. love him very deaz'lyy, attracted the notice: of his 'superiors with the result that he was again called into the service on the -ifelands this time as president. � Mr.'> Jensen is one of  Magrath's most .influential citizens and boosters, and everyone is giving him a royal welcome home. He was mayor of the town for two terms and president of .the board of.trade for a number of yearn- Mr. Jensen believes that he will soon be well again in the more healthful and invigorating atmosphere of the Dominion. ,. f, i Old-timers predict an early spring. �� The -weather of the past few days .certainly feels like a. 'change had taken place, and it is probable that :tbeir ideas are not far short of being true. The farmers are hoping so any-,way, as- they are anxious to get at i their work after so long a rest. There :.has;beeii plenty of snow -this winter, � and everything is promising for a goodryear for Southern Alberta. ^:\Tihe market for horses is growing: � stronger, every day, and horsemen 'Claim that this spring will see farm .anjmalB'selling at an uncommonly, il&rge -figure. Several buyers are said ;tb\'Be, planning regular-visits to Magrath.: as the point is known far and .Wide as'the horse centre of the south Country. i R. 'W, Bradshaw, proprietor ot the famous Rosedale stock farm and the proud possessor of "Pink," the champion �� Eercheran stallion, stated re-centlf*that.notwithstandisg the views. mat$caUy-*|s', all .book;!.;. explained in o\�r -free \ 90P.0O0 PeqpJe'Havs Tested It v.. The-Cluthe Tr'viss has such a remark-nWy strengthening and beneficial: effect tho.t it has cured some of the, worst cases, on * record-^ - ^ Among them men-and .women 50 to 70 years old, who, had been ruptured trom 20 to 50 years Cured many.'of them-aftqr everything else,7 including- operation, had - failed to -S-'>NewvYoi,K'i.Olty Send me your FM�.;Boo|t'and Trial Offer. y^l'.J-it. . -'  -( Na,me ,. �Address P., Mi lodge will likely follow the example of their Raymond brethren ancV.^build an edifice themselves. To more closely cement the feelings between tbe Raymond lodge men and their prospective brethren in the Garden City many 'invitations have strong for good animals as it ever was and he advises the farmers to hang on to thpir stuff if they are not offered a reasonable figure. Mr. Bradshaw. will probably bring in his annual iHpring shipment o� pure breds about April or May., LONDON IS WEARY OF CANUCK LOANS London, Feb. 11.-A question to a certain, well known financier by a representative of the Canadian Associated Press today as to when the city- of Montreal's new issue might be expected, brought ai reply, the more sincere perhaps because it was unguarded : "Montreal ought to know better," The financial press here has . IfadV little to say about the result of the; City of Winnipeg's loan last weeks; ,. . . The outcome, however, confirms pre-hc said, "than to let it gbt. Voput' vious cables that Toronto's' aotion that she is floating'a huge loan. ' It j was disadvantageous both to hcrseli has caused her a lot q[ mischief in end like suitors in, the London mar^. advance. IE the Dominion government kefc. Winnipeg walked in as Toronto: or any other first rate borrower had ; walked out, but Winnipeg got a hi|t.b> done likewise they would pay a pretty heavy penalty tor it-"- "r The interlocutor was further given to understand that the loan in question was not likely to be put forward for some little time. er percentage of applications from the public. Her loan stands now at five-eighths percent, discount, wherea^ Toronto is at one and three-quarters, percent, discount., the yield in both cases being practically identical. , ' BE K IT 10 T London, Feb. 11.-Tho general ^al-rj^Woshinston, Feb. , 11.-r-The Clayton ing of satisfaction aroused in ^reatJ-iesolv: On, for a constitutional Britain by the friendly tope which -.amendment for a six-vear single pre-has characteri'/od recent German' 'dis- ^idential term, effective in 1931, to cubSions of naval affairs was express- ^empt Taft, Wilson or Roosevelt ed by Thomas J. MoNamara, seore~ .from its operation, was put over to tafcy to the British Admiralty, parliament today. , coming to lethpridg& Cranbrools,, Feb. 10.-W. H..;BftiIey, lately of the superintendent's,' 'office staff here, has accepted a- ppsttioa with the Lethbridge collieries at' Kipp,'t and leaves on the local tQmPivpv* morning, , .,! ^ ' 1R;!|;|be.-pext congress today by the house Ifiidjpjary committee..... lOTJWf.itadicated, .tbat.no action- will' (b^e-taken on>the single ,-=term resp^-j'tion ;already passed by thb senate, $rv - �'�*-> -������ �� � i:pQeprgfl~"I got your -wJre and cahie: �.q.t once; What's the matter?". "i.Wl^y-"Oh, George; you ar0 too 4a.^!.:.-Baby,b*d his toe'in.his mouth � hand, h*'did, look so Eaucy."v 41 ;