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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 17, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta 1 LITMBRIDQI, AttlMTA, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, Daily Herald Herald Printing Co., Xtd.. every lawful evening at St., Lethbridge. v Bound Alberta, Canada. W. A. _BUCKANAN, Manafinc Oi- Daily, one, year, delivered DWy. six months, delivered. 2.00 Daily, three months, delivered 1.00 Daily, one awnth, delivered .35 Daily, year, by mail 1-5 Daily, six months, by mail 85 Weekly Herald, one year 1-50 changed -as often ad de- sired, but both new and old address be given. the part of it he must Southern Alberta. to The world is. better rfor a man like the late John Small, collector of Customs at Toronto, having lived in it. la his lifetime he cheered the de- solate, helped, the. was sun- shine all the time. Just, listen -to this: "Never -a day said Mr. J. B. McCaffrey, chief clerk of the Customs Department, "that, some- one from some charitable institu-j tion was in after money, and they1" were never refused. He was' a man The need of a council to handle Board of Trade business expeditious, ly was'never better exemplified than at the annual meeting, when over an hour was wasted in discussing a matter which should have been set, tied in ten minutes. C. F. P. Conybeare gave three years' useful and active service to the Board of Trade as president. He is one of-our most progressive citL lens. He talks about the city when awav and works for it when at home. In order to save sell- Sage had a house taken apart and moved away in pieces. That was in New Jersey, where trees, are plentiful. It is a pity that we do not think as much of our trees in Lethbridge. Here they are grown after much care and protection, and yet in the street grading last year on our residential streets they were treated as though they were only pieces of rough lumber. Eczema, Salt of considerable means, but he prac- tically gave it all away. I used to go in to rrim and say Tou'll in the poorhouse if you keep And he would reply: '1 believe I will, John.' -But he -kept on giving just the same. was one of the kindest, most most considerate and most generous men I ever knew. Why, one year the A-uditor-General refused to pay the salaries of the in the "Customs office before Christmas, as usual, and said they could wait till their salaries were due at the end of the month. "Mr. Small would not see the clerks and paid the salaries of 'the whole staff out of his own personal account, a sum amounting to between and N I had a complaint about any his whole disposition was to find some excuse for the man. "On one occasion he saw a letter carrier .on the street the worse for liquor. He was afraid the man might lose his job, so he put him in. a cab and sent him home. couldn't dp a mean thing if -he John Small will not be remembered with a .public monument or an oil in. the .halls of. legislatures, but his :memory will be ever and fondly kept in the hearts of thou- sands whose pathway he brightened. ever make Isn't it about time the '.City Coun- cil placed the electric light and water works in the hands of commis- to operate. The commission system is the business-like method, or Rheum, M it in often it one of the most agonizing of itin It manifest iUelf in little round blisters, which contain SJi extremely irri- tating fluid. and lubsequwatly crust or is formed. The burning; itching and smart- ing, especially at night or when the part is txposed to any strong almost unbearable. The preeminent which Burdock Blood Bitters has met with in permanently curing a disease of such eeverity in due to its wonderful blood cleansing and purify- ing properties. Xo other remedy has done, or can do, so much for those who almost driven to distraction with terrible torture, as our thousands of signed testimonials can testify ;to. Mrs. John O'Connor, Burlington, N.S., years I suffered with Salt Rheum. I tried a dozen different niedi cinos, but most of them only made it worse. i was advised to try Bur-lock Blood Bit- ters. I got a bottle and before I had taken half a dozen doses I could see a change so 1 continued its use now 1 am completely Timothy Hay By the Bale Ton or Carload The Bentley Co, Ltd. Resale ifld Retail wonderful medicine." For sale by all druggists and and we should not delay in adopting! it. How about organizing an horticul- tural society right away? We would suggest that Acting Mayor Bowman call a meeting for that purpose. r Side of an hotel, and the situations which arise between a newly married couple and an encased couple are excruciat- ingly funny. It can be imagined from the that the two men in the case There is something doincj and the final clearing; j trouble is particularly! LANGUAGE (Walter Wilbams in the Kansas City Star-0 We are rural folk out in Missouri. Of the States population outside the -three jjreat cities pushed to the state's very boundary lines less than 8 per cent, are dwellers in towns inhabitants. We are inclined to an archaic say school "takes some once said school ''lakes in." "I couldn't get to go" and that's all the far the lesson soes" I hnye heard in Missouri. The crood Mis- Wonld that men like him. the -world had more BEYOND CRITICISM. One-half of the Conservative Oppo, sition in the Local, Legislature has come out with a manifesto endorsing the; present (government.. The mem- ber forv Rosebud -finds i little -to com- plain ybout in the administration of affairs of the province .since 1905. _says so. It is, indeed, very difficult for a member of the present, House who hopes for re-election, to do otherwise- The leg- islation, of the province has been framed in the interests of the people The only persona .in the province 'whoi grumble at portions of it -are the "classes" .whose interests affected-Hhe manufacturing in- terest, the railway the cor- poration interest. The manufactur- ing aad mining inter eats-are at pres- ent .engaged, .in a .very spirited attack on the "Workmen's Compensation Act, .but the people of the province as, a whole are in .thqrcnagh. sympathy with the .law. The railway interests have complained bitterly about the law -that requires them to pay a sub- stantial sum into the Provincial Trea. sury, but it would be a hard job to convince of the, people of that these corporations .so long, reaped a. golden harvest: in> this province without- be- ing required to turn in one cent to the; public .exchequer are hardly used when they are taxed today upon something other than a mere nominal as in other provinces. The land holding and money lending cor- jporations. have never ceased to up. braifl the Goyetrunent since.the Cor- porations Taxations Act of-1907 was put upon the statute books, but the settler in Alberta who has to pay these same corporations ten per cent. a year for the bit of money he must perforce borrow in order to improve his homestead will not think it amiss. that a portion of the ten per cent.- shouldvbe returned to the pro, vince as taxes, and the vast majority of "-the, people in the. province will agree with him. And so it is al along the. line. of the leg islation of. the present Government is compelled to line up along with the class interests. That is why i has become a very difficult imatter for any prospective candidate for political honors to an, uouiice himself as standing for thing thai, the present Governmen either has not done or is not now in the process of doing. The mem be: for Aas cut the gordian kno by simper, endorsing the Government after all it- wss the safes thing for him to do. souri housewife whose h-ji, hot biscuits are delightfully praised replied: They are not as nice as common. "I would- n't choose any" is to be heard in. Missouri, though th s expression, as others that I quote, is isot ,-iUojrether confined here. Pack" is yet used by some Missou- rians- in the sense of ''carry. as1 that for you." "Carry" is used in Tennessee for "escort" or while "tote" is wholly FirKinian. But even "pack" and 'carry" are of classic parentage. heard in Missouri oth jr. states an expression that may be dialect or but which to me at are twins. every minute, up of all the laughable. j Mazie Martell. singing- soubrette. is I a delight, and her ren'derme of Span-! ish selections is very Her; other sones are very well done, and, her act act is one of the most pleas- j ing on the bill.1 i Fern Mack, the ex-Colleeians. i have an act that is entirely new and j and one continuous riot. Asf two college boys who have struck the DREAM OF THE oric-inal vein of hard luck, they pre-1 PERFECT SHOE sent a bright side of everythine. and! cause all worry "to leave on account! will be realized if _you call and get of-their infallible humor. Their sones: fitted with a pair of our latest are new and well rendered. Xhev are! shapes and styles They combine the the original Thoroughbred thought and the latest ideas for and the audience was sorry- to see We do not Claim that ours is the only place for clean- ing, pressing and repairing. NOR DO WE claim that we are the only place that gives you the best value for your money. Don't take our word but take you have your clothes cleaned in other places, how long are the spots and stains invis- ible? When we nlcan your clothes by our dry or steam process, we guar- antee the spots or "stains will disap- pear for good. You have tried the rest try the BEST. City Dye Works ROUND STREET Opposite Herald Office TELEPHONE 353 comfort and fashion. least Always. sxjjiKeets smile. Speak- ing of :visitinic, delegates, a- eood wo- man, said: "I can eat 'em but I can't sleep Missourians worthy oi. the name pro nounce the name of their state, with- out the hissing sound of "s." They remember that the name Itis- sourl comes "by way of the .Latins from the lanjruajre of the Indians and not bv way of the dictionary from the of the make. It is MJZZOU- not Missouri, the school teacher's] dictionary notwithstandinfr. And the laniruaee is nowhere spoken with more purity .'than in this jrood state of; Missouri. 'As for the Mis- souri is nonc- But, you say, there is one expres- sion that is peculiarly Missouriah, col if you please. You Missourians say "you all." Yes. All we Missourians say "you all." But so do all who tret their -Engrlish from the seventeenth century direct and Missour- ians alone. In an apostolic benedic- tion which vou may hear each bath, if you will, or read in the Ring James version of the Enftlish Bible, it is said: "The erace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with YOY ALL." them leave to jrive way to another i act. j Montana Jack and Maritana. his I wife, present an act that is entirelv! new and novel. It has required j months of practice to perfect, and needs iron nerve to carry out. His sharpshootine: is particularly eood. rivalling anything ever seen in that! line, hut this all fades before his man! ipulation of knives and battle axes.! In this part of the act he uses his; wife as n target, and before he is nn-j ished. she is encased in a steel caee: that it is impossible for her to move.' The illustrated song-, "My Willow-i Grove as suns by Mies! Menesta is very catchy, and the mo-j tion are very interesting as, well ns enjoyable. Particular men-i tion must be made of the overture by j the Empire Orchestra. They have I surpassed themselves this week, aad their rendering of "The Fortume Tell- er" is a treat. F. German TheS'ioema'1 Between Sage's and Roy's British Colonial Photographic Co, i; Commereiil Photographers and Deilers in Photogpsphic Supplies Rooms I end 2 Oddfellows' Block Cor, Round anil Oufferin Are you having Photographic troubles? Call and we will you. Our technical staff is always at your service, and question will be cheerfully an- swered ADV.IGE: GRATIS Amateur Photographers are specially invited TROUBLE is not in our Vocabulary Developing, Printing and Fin- ishing done for amateurs. All work finished inside of 3 days 50 HEAD OF Heavy Mares and Geldings To be Sew at City Market RODGERS A YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. I STIRLING AND DISTRICT City Property, Business Sites, Farm Lands, and Coal Lands REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE R. A. Davis Stirling PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. 5. Surgeon. Accouchor. 0 a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m.' Office 814 Ked- puth St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWEURN AND DEANE Street. a.m.. 2.3, 7-8. DR. A. and rooj -a. Stafford Block. Office Hours-11- 12, 1.3. 7-8.30. Phone .night and day 277. DR. J. E. LOVER I Surgeon, Accoucher, Oddfellows' Block.. 9 a.m., 11 to 1. 3 to 5. 7 to 8. Phone, day and night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Kyo. Eur, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Leihbridge. Alia. Office a.m., 2-5 p.m., 7.8 DENTISTRY TWO MEN KILLED. Annapolis, N.S., Feb. men named Sarey fell out of the tub while ascending the slope .of the Tobrook iron mines -last night, and dropped two huridred feet, instanllv killed. AT THE LYCEUM NEXT WEEK. The Calgary Albertan had the fol- lowing to say of the Empire Vaude- ville Co... which appears at the Lyce- um next "It's, a was al- ter the at the last lUfht. bast ever, and ezpree sions like how well pleas ed the audience at the offering that had been presented at this house. It is a case of laueh, Every act is a and, it is safe' to say that a better-pleased au- dience has never left this-, Musical Bentley has certainly shown that he is the beat yet as a Xylo- phone artist, and he drew more plause than has been jriven any mus- ical act preceding him. It is well worth the price of admission to hear him alone.. Eetcey. black faced comedian. makes hit with his rue time and his original way of sinsrinir them, and earned the plaudits -of the aud- ience. The Hickman-Miller company pre- senting their laughable comedy. 'Twins' is scream from to fin- ish. The scene is laid' in the parlor LEAVE FOR WASHINGTON. Ottawa, Feb. Messrs. Sifton and Fisher and Dr. Beland, Canadian representatives in the In- ternational Conservation Conference at Washington, left this afternoon. They erpect to be absent about ten davs. Little Marguerite will be glad to see all the little boys and firU at the Eureka Saturday afternoon. W.L WILSON, Auctioneer will hold the largest auction sale of HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, CROCK ERY AND KITCHEN UTENSILS (contents of the large boarding house at; Boyal ever held in Lethbridge, at the Comer Glyn and Ford Sts. next Irrigation Hall, on SATORDAY, TER 20 Do not fail to SM tht Qto Stock Co, at the Lyceum "Tht Wolf" ttnight, OUR KUNT OF VIIW. The of 4 delivery wagon ap, peared in court tt Bed Deer to answer a charge ,of ranninf orer child. aind- drlring in too noofit of dtMftw in this Tlly, UM Me Arthur's Wall V Paper Is AT 1.30 P.M. 33 Iron Beds, 57 49 Springs, 3 Kitchen Ranges, 6 Oak Heaters, 160 Cups and Saucers, 300 Plates, '200 Side Dishes, 200 Spoons, 120 Knives and Fortes, 60 Lamps, chairs, tables, linoleum, jugs, sugar bowls, table oilcloth, pots, pans, ket- tles, and a great many other articles too numerous to mention. TERMS CASH. PHONE IM. NOTE THE SHADOW on- the note that it does no shadow our Chocolates. Such proof that our HIGH-GRADE CONFECTIONERY can stand criticism. Purest sugars, truest flavorings and always fresh as a baby's smile. Superb Chocolates, Bon-Bons, Taffies, etc... Tru ours to- day. Ruction's Handy Kitchen General Teaming If you have arty teaming of any kind to do ring me up, PHONE 201. Your wants will be satisfactorily attended to. Coal must be paid for on delivery. TAYLOR Everything in season served tastily at i! The Coaldale Restaurant Coaldale Block Hayr Transfer Co. Leave vour Orders for COAL, etc. _______ Hayr Bros. Hardware Store PROMPT ATTENTION GIVEN PHONE ISO Ring Up 108 When you want DRAYING Done promptly ancl satisfactorily JOHN M BRODIE MM DR. O. J. COURTICE Dentist. Graduate of Northwestern Universi- ty, Chicago, 111. Office 1-5. Rooms'11 and 12, M.icdonald Block. UNDERTAKING ADD ISDN Under- takers and Embalmers.' The oldest established business in the city Phone 102. Office and residence! 321 Crabb St. Parlors open day and MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard House, Crabb Street. R. Cooper, con- cert baritone. At liberty for con- certs, At Homes, etc. For terms, apply, Lethbridge, Alta. MR. ALBERT Briggs, M.A., of Song Singing Dr. and Voice Culture. Pupil of 'Chas. Hancock, Esq., F.P..C.O., L.R.A.M-. _ Organ and Theory. Voice culture, pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. Terms on implication. Box 690, Leth- bridge, Alta. JOHANNES H. MACMILLI pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Rome, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music a specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For term's ap, ply cjo Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL 5 lots, corner, close in, Glyn stM Easy terms. McGilvery Creek Ooal and Coke Co.: stock for sale. 25c per J 3 share SCRIP FOR SALE i i i Standard Land Co. Ltd. i CAPITAL, BtxftO Afeits Winnipeg Tire Instruct Co, j Am SI M. 17 REWARD -REWARD The Arrow Lake Orchards will pay the sum of to any person proving the fol- lowing statements untrue: Kooteuay Fruit Lands have produced over worth of Fruit to the acre. The Arrow Lake Disrrict, within 20 miles of Bur- ton City, North or South, does nofc require irrigation in the driest season known. The climate of the Arrow Lake District is more favorable for Fruit generally than any other part of B; G. The shipping facilities are good. The market is good, and the of Fruit Lands in B.C. is limited, compared with the market, that there is no danger of over production. M. FREEMAN, Agent Union Bank of Canada, Lethbridge TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying afe prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING promptly satisfactorily. Ooftl delivered promptly. Caiii on delivery. J. S. PbiHips A. L Pattesw Phone 70 Office in Nelson Store Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH O-N E LETHBRIOGE '-OUlit WO. 34 C. B. P. ,0. E.. Meets onUhe second and fourth Tues- day .of each month at 8.15-p.m. E. A. SHARMAN, M SHIEST E. R. Secretary LODGE PRIDE OP No. 2W, ALBERTA, SMI of fcwflt Society Meets in the Hall every first and third Wednesday in the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. W. President. Sec., Box 67. 4..F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Viaitinf brethren will al. receive a hearty welcome. A, C. W.H. P. 0. 1 L. M. J0H NSTON and Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Lethbridge. W. C. Barria- .ter, etc. Office: Southard Block. CONYBEARE F. P. Conybeare, K.C., D.C-L.; B. Morion Jones, B.CJj. Barristers, solicitofs, etc. Offices: Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Alberta. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. -Room 9, Whitney Block.S JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redptth Street, Lethbridge Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, :sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A-, Etc., Manager Bryan Block. ED.T.BROAD-r-Coatractor and build- er. Estimates cheerfully given. Re- and alterations executed. a the shortest notice. Box 730, Lefch-- bridge, Alta. j W. R. house- hold All classes of signs painted. Carriage' painter. House painter. Paper, hanger.. Wood finisher; etc- Phone 124. .25 Argyle Ave.' THE LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORTHAND AND TYPEWRIT- E. McGregor, F.I.P.S., Principal. Government and Public Stenographer. All of type- xvfiting work undertaken. Canada) Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Cdlierlei Ltd All Standard Stocki Handled HEAD OFFICE-VICTORIA. 8 C. Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ap in K. of P Hall at S o'clock. brethren are cordially invited. ASHOROFT, W.P. SM-ly GUI HEIOIO, WJ. ;