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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 27, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta JUmUlRIDGK HE11ALI) Sl'KCrAL I'UBUCITV NUMDER Printed by Daily Herald Printing I Co., Ltd., every luwful evening at! ite office, Round St.. Lethbridge.; Alberta, Canada. j W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered j Daily, six months, delivered 2.00! Daily, three months, delivered 1.00; Daily, one month, delivered.....S5; Daily, one year, by mail .......3.00! Daily, six months, by mail .....1.75; Daily, three months, by mail.....85 Weekly Herald, one year .......1.50, Addresses changed as often as de.' sired, but both new and old address! must be given. OUR SPECIAL NUMBER j Today marks another important j tune in the history of the Lei-h- j bridge Herald, for today the Her- j aid issues it? first speciru number, j Money, time and labor Have been j generously expended in order to make the edition a success. Tine t Herald believes that this result j bf-en attained and is confident that; the public will concur in that opin- J ion. The Herald ha? always endear-1 ored to make itself the recognized; tritan oi Southern Alberta and if that} position, had not been already attain-; eri. there is no doubt but- what this j special publicity number "would havej the paper in tlie coveted j place. I The value or such a'i issut- dealing! as it does with all parts of the dis- j triet and with all. branches of the j iife of the country, can hardly be j estimated. The gratification that thej Herald feels in turning out such a j is not therefore entirely selfish, for it feels that- in so doing it. is per-j 'forming a work that will be a great j benefit to the part of the province j which it more particularly serves. UP TO THE PEOPLE NOW j The dissolution of the Alberta Leg-i islafrure announced yesterday does! not come as a surprise to either par- ty or to the people who do not pro- fess allegiance to either of the old parties. It was the general opin- ion that the government would go to the country as soon as the session was over. date is particularly j suitable to the southern part of the province as it will not- be long after the campaign is over before the peo- ple would be too busy to devote the time and attention to the election j that is necessary to a satisfactory re- sult for all parties. With the records the proceedings of the legislature fresh in the minds of the people the government followed a commendiably sensible and fair course in ordering a short campaign. The work of the.Legislature during the past four sessions and-the admin- fstraiion of.the government since the formation of the province Added to the policy announced by the govern, ment isill provide ample material for legitimate political discussion during the period of the campaign. The Government goes to the .electorate confident that their business-like ad- ministration and their progressive 1 policy -will meet with the approval} of the province. I OUIt POINT OF VIEW The Calgary Herald calls Calgary the Hub of Alberta but neglects to announce that Lethbridge is the main spoke; The best in the world is Alberta Bed. Our American friends have to i admit it. Lethbridge, or Southern .Alberta, can't afford to turn down the can-1 didates.. of a Government with at Build-Up-Alberta policy. Thank 'goodness, the election cam-j paicn will be short, we hope, j sweet.. i The Herald is a wee bit puffed tip.; today but you can't blame us. j The candidate most likely to win j in Rocky Mountain constituency is a; mountain member of the; Alpine club. Watch Lethbridge grow. Against .the world.. Alberta Red i CALLED M. P. A WHALE J Ottawa, Feb. A. HoarJ formerly engineer of the Quebec j Bridge Co., was examined this morn-i ing- by the Commons Public Accounts! committee in regard to the Quebec There was a good deal of- cross-firing between members Car-; vf-13. Lint-nil member for Carletpn, J N. B.. alluding to certain Cpnserva-i lives members of the committee as jail birds and to Cowan, member for Vancouver, as a whale who had drift- ed in from the Pacific. Mr. Barker, Conservative member j for Hamilton, accused the Govern- j ment members of the committee of j "'blocking tactics." i j TURNED DOWN OFFER. i Montreal, Feb. offers; real; or imaginary, for hockey players to' jump to the Temiskaming "League j were put in the srfode by a counter] offer wired from Montreal to Hailey-j bury yesterday afternoon, when the i Wanderers signified their willingness to .send the whole of. their Stanley Gup seven to represent Haileybury against Cobalt in a return match to in, Cobalt this evening. The offer .was wired to Haileybury, Wanderers stating as price to play team. in. Cobalt, to play one match, aud meet all expenses. The offer, however, declined. Citizens of Lethbridge 'unto the third and fourth generation will point back to 1909 as the year when Sage had his astonishing The World of Labor At airs af Workiif men Frankly aid lepartiilly Dis- cussed. Correspwilme OB Topics of Iiterest to Labor Chases Wed ky a liber Nan, who is respoisible for tbe Views expressed in this f olunu Aidormun King, iu registering a kick asraiust the business of the city beinjr run by the officials deserves ere- ured since their advent into the coun- try. Their ffrievance is 'that their leader has not been paying their wajj- Swift's i Haw Removal I choose that you shall do the removing on this, mv second experience. You wiU not be able to 'resist buying. wortlf for 50c Oi" everything in Office, Home and School Stationery and Supplies Fiction of all kinds and all classes in paper and cfoth binding. Drawing Instruments and Materials. Winsor and Newton's Colors. Pictures and Frames China and Glassware Music and Musical Instruments. Bric-a-brac. Souvenir Post Cards in Wood and Leather work. All lines of sporting goods, Etc. Etc. worth for 40c in a vast array of all kinds of Children's Toys and Picture Books Steel Wagons. Sleighs. Shoo.fly Rockers.. Etc. Everything Must Go including ray NEW SPRING STOCK OF McARTHUR'S WALL is the The one line of goods I haye carried forward from the iJob'inson stock is a work" entitled 'Diseases, of Live Sicfct' and; Domestic Animals'' erhi- neni professors a.nd publiali- ed at will, gi at each. forget the following, incidental apri.-ng cleaning and replen- The McArthur Wall Paper, Framed Pictures and Pic- tures of your .own framed to order at half price; (Mtina; Jardinieres, Woodwork; Bric-a-brac in profusion. Also several pyramids of books 50c to to fat throTrn away at .25c Don't forget the Kiddies- Picture books. 50c down- ward to be cleaned out at IQc See them. When you see the goods and prices you will certainly say 'The half has not Come early, walk right in. We have no knocker. Robert Sage THE PICTURE FRAMER for SOUTHERN ALBERTA at THE BOOK STO3E Ltthbridge dit for the spontaneous manner in es for some time past. The Hindus which he ventilated his opinion. What are receiving one dollar a day. The I wish to draw this worthy alder- strikers have applied to .the provin- man's attention .to is that if a mo- euU police for assistance. Their lead tion was passed at the regular rnoet- j or is u Brahman and because of his ing and overruled at an informal! hi-h caste the Hindus decline to do meeting- he is at perfect liberty to j him violence KO matter how badly and Uard bring in his motion acorn to reduce the saUinos oi the officials. rhtv- consider themselves used. Acain. if there was an informal! Capt. E. Johnscon of Great Falls meeting and the resolution was annuil i O1K' ol the most prominent Nome op- rt Alderman must have: vnuors said recently that he had re- notiw of' SKid meeting. i information by the last Nome j .boat in November that the mmers j were demanding: an increase of per If this is not so. then I am from; day. and thait the mine owners as a rule would refuse the demand.' Another Car Unloaded The Bentley Co. ltd. nd ti of. oi such proportions as will beat all sales records in the history of Lethbridge; to you it will mean a deluge of such unheard .bargains as Trill stagger imagination. Cenvinced that two remo-v- is worse financially than i Ii is pleasure to hear that there-, Thc. w.ork on aQ avcraw '.tail clerks union are not to go out; ..iffht hours a day_ and been re oi business.____ i per day and board. There j are about 1.200 miners involved. j When this union was organized Ij _____ belfevo there was sometlung like thir-j When the 3artenders- Uuion ,ty members on the charter QUt with objea m view tion. Amongst these was one of the nuiy assured of .its success. To oldest trades union men in the city.isay smoker iven iven bv but for some reason or other, the: ithem Jn th0 Hall Satu; light of unionism so far as this lo-' cla CVeninff was a su -draw- cal is concerned, has miled. jnff.. it mild wag noj. a moment the whole evening, and the On Tuesday evening last the packed house which turned out- to do: merit of new officers look place with homage to the occasion went- away the following result: President. A. M.i with reluctance. In "Billy" Bennett' Ritchie: 1st Vice-President. Miss A.; the bartenders had a splendid chair-; i Siven; 2nd Viet President. AUss E. X.; man. and the ideal order he kept was' j Young. The energetic spirit whicli; only exceeded bj- his able lieutenants' i has beesi displaj'ed by the meni- who looked after the creature com-; bers of this union oucht the j forts of their patrons. _____ i backward members of the sterner sex Farmert or Ranchers if you want to buy or sell a Horse Call at RODGERS4 YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE STIRLING AND DISTRICT City Property, Business Sites, Farm Lands, and Coal Lands REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL OR. W. B. GALBRAlTH-Phyaician. Surgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Bed- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE Street. a.m., 2.3. 7-8. DR. A. and Stafford Block. Office J.2, 1.3, 7-8.30. Phone night and day 277. DR. J. E. LOVERING-Phyaieian. Surgeon, Accoucher, Oddfellows' Block. 9 a.m., ll to 1, 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, W.2., C.K. ist. Lye, Eai, Nose and Throat Stafford Rlork R. A. Davis SUrling Alta. blush. The Hotel and Restaurant Employ- j ees local will meet in the east hall oi I the Labor Teruple tomorrow eveninir (Sundaj') at S.30 prompt. This un- ion is attaining strencth. week. and. a of new members will be "put through" at this meetimr. Xext week, if space permits. I in-! A DREAM i tend to publish for the of Baindmaster Russell an "article OF THE PERFECT SHOE which has been handed me entitled j wil1 be realized if you call and get "The Salvation Army as Sweaters." j a Pair of our latest I can promise my readers something' shapes and styles. They combine the interest inc. and I regret owin-r thought and the latest ideas for editorial warning" to comfort and fashion. down, not being: able to publish this week. This local will be interested to learn that the Femie Teamsters' Un- ion have bought a restaurant with; tie ultimate object i F. German ,TheShoemiin Between Sage's and Roys any oi" their members caught eatins in a restaurant- or hotel where Orien- tal help is employed should be fined, i For the second time the Bridge and Structural Workers local oui Oi uic v. with reverse. These workers, j readers concerned are requested to teamsters also passed a motion that Wl11 remembered, went out; take this as .invitation -i.o praseut. strike, or were locked out. on the' 3TSir0nthl mf A number of months aeo the local! ?hUrsdY' deClded organizer of the A. ofL attended a meeting on the Carpenters' Union I tions as obtained beiore the strike n j In order to enable che union men', Next time outrht to be luckv a K a desirous oi get a meal for a quarter this un-! ____ i forming a lathers' union in this city. f inn houcrht out PL Chinese restaurant I T i transpired at that meeting and the FaS wiUL injure bHra aTfunton Concerned will learn ultimate outcome need not be men- and wHl m mtun. be run as a union, m t that Dondld snop- _____ (for bi-weekly wages was put out of j business in the provincial house. This Here is a splendid i lea f-tr some; was the last act of the Perhaps the lathers are unaware o union men in this city who devote j before they prorojrued. i the fact, but the local organizer o too much time to the order of; _ _ "knock." Two hundred Hindus employed at Mills went on strike this month, this being: the first labor trou ble in which the Orientals fig- Collars In Sizes Made in styles to suit the most ex> acting', in a quality that resists wear. BOULEVARD Heig-ht, IJi in. back and 2 in. front. uU in Quarter By the most careful.expert workman- ship. Perfectly shaped and double stitched for streneth and lone Castle Brand, 20o each. 3 for 50c. Elk Brand. 2 for 25e. Makers. Berlin. "Where is that local Independeirt bor Party? Echo j the American Federation of Labor i: still on duty and can be found at t3b any old time at all If this party had been in existence the next act in the coming campaign might have been of interest, but ae it is at present, it looks like march" for the I. L. P. and its can-i dkiate. IIUI that ours is the only place for clean- i ing, pressing and repairing. NOR OO bay! How would a four-cornered' _ contest suit you at the next claim that we are the OTd? ?lace cial election? {that gives you the best value for _ vour money. Don't take onr word bul One ot the most enthusiastic meet-' held under organization auspices !fcajce When you have your held in the sitting room of the clothes cleaned in other places, how Balmoral Hotel last night. A large-, representation of the Building are the sPots and stains ers of the city were present, and after jible? When we dean your clothes old) had fully, explained the reasons an'tee the spots or stains will disap- of pwaization. it-was unanimouslyr for good, y0u have tried the decided to iorm a local 01 the union in the city. They appointed Mr. J.: rest try the BEST. Holton as their inter un secretary. and, needless to say he is the man in the rig-lit place. The next meeting of this bunch will be held in the- Balmoral hotel next Friday at 8 o'clock, and anv of mv. City Dye Works ROUND STREET Of poske Herald Ofice TELEPHONE 353 Make a Fortune in Fruit to a Year Profit from only 10 acres You have heard of the wonders of B. C. Fruit Lands. How would you like to own ten acres in the famous Arrow Lake District, where irrigation is not required, and where the land yields a; clear profit of from to on; ten acres every year. Where vegetables and small fruits produce in such abundance that the profits are almost beyond belief. Here's your if you have a- ready money or can save a few dollars every .month. YOU CAN HOLD 10 ACRES OF THE FINEST FRUIT LAND IN THIS FAMOUS DISTRICT. Present prices of to per acre on easy terms, afford those in- terested in fruit growing an unusu- al opportunity. This is the most attractive fruit district in the Kootenay District of British Columbia. Nestled among 'the mountains on the shores of the beautiful Arrow Lakes amid scenic beauty unsurpassed, soil of ezceed- ing depth and richness. THE LAND OF PERFECT FRUIT No insect fruits pests, good market, good transportation, good climate and "good watei with roads to every 10 acre tract with an inexhaustible mar- ket at your door. ACREAGE IS LIMITED, THE OPPORTUNITY BOUNDLESS. A card brings free literature. The land is being sold rapidly. Hundreds of inquiries are being received, and fortune awaits the man who buy? now. Leave your Orders for L, etc. AT- HsyrGros. Hardware Store PROMPT ATTENTION GIVEN PHONE 180 TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying outfit, and are prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING I promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Cath on delivery. J. S. Philips A. L Pattern Phone 70 Office in Nelson Gow's Store Office a.m., 2-5 pm 7.8 p.m. L___________ __________ DENTISTRY DR. O. J. COURT1CE Graduate of Northwestern Univerw- ty, Chicago, 111. Office 1-5. Rooms 11 and 12, Block. UNDERTAKING Under- Embalmers. The oldeit business in the city. Office and residence! MUSIC MADAM ahiste, tion. Visit Pi- organ and voice produc- er receives pupila. preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard House. Crabb Street. R. Cooper con- cert baritone. At liberty for con- Homes, etc. For terms apply, Lethbridge, Alta. MR. ALBERT ELY-Pupil of Dr. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil Of Cfaaa Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O., L.B.A.M.. Organ and Theory. Voice culture! pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. Terms on application. Box 690. Leth- bridge, Alta. JOHANNES H. MACMILLIAN-Pu- pu of Henri Verbruggen, of Katie Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin Ger- many. High Class Scotch music a specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For u> Ply Eoyal Collieries, Lethbridge" LETHBRIDGE LOUue nO. 38 C. B. P. O. E. Meets on the second and fourth Tue; day of each month at 8.15 p.m. E. A. 8HAEMAN. M. >hIEST B. E. Secretary LODGE PRIDE OP No. 293, ALBERTA, Sons of England Benefit Society the Oddfedllows" Hall and third Wednesday IVfeets in every first u the month at 8 p.m. For fdl particulars apply W. J. Wa'de, Fred T. W. President. Sec., Bor 57. ARROW LAKE ORCHARDS LETHBRIDGE FREEMAN, Qtnl. ALBERTA LctlbridftJUPil 10. IJJ Meets 1st Mondays in K.' of P Hall at g o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. M. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly GUS NEIDIG, W.8. A.F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will- al. ways receive hearty welcome. A. C. Measer, W.M. G. V. Storkey, Secretary, P. 0. Box Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial AgenU. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for U4 LEGAL L. M. UOHNSTONE-BarriBter aad bolicitor. Office adjoining TJnioo Bank, Lethbridge. W. C. Barrw- Office: Southard Block. CONYBEARE JONES--C. F. P. Conybeare, K.C., D.C.L.; B. Morton Jones, B.C.L. Barristers, solicitors, etc. Offices; Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Alberta. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Block. Room 9, JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redpath Street, Lethbridge Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A., M.R.AV.A.AJ.C.; Etc.. Manager Lethbridge Office, Bryan Block and build- er. Estimates cheerfullj given. Be- pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. .Box 730, Leth- bridge, Alta. V; R. house- hold furniture. All classes of painted. Carriage painter. Houoe painter. Paper hanger: finisher, etc. Phone 25 Argyle Ave. FRED. proprie- tor of the Arlington Hotel, contract- or and builder. Estimates furnish- ed free. Repairs and alterations promptly attended to. Bor 96 Leth- bridge. R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting ana powi. er installations. Plans and specifi- cations. Office McKeown's Hard ware. Phone 302. EDUCATIONAL LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORT- HAND AND and evening classes. Special speed class, and night school. A thorough "business course given. Principal J. E. McGregor, F. I. P. S-; as- sistant, H. W. Powell, (Public school P.O. Box 360. Phone 342. All Staadard Stoekt Handled HEAD OFriCt-VICTOUlA, B. C. 7 THE HERALD JOB DEPART- MENT PRODUCES HIGH CLASS WORK. ESSONS IN EXPRESSION AND Miss Olive Wash- ington, who has studied at Carle- ton College, Northfield, Minn., the last three years and bad special training under Prof. J. Fitzpatrick, of Columbian Oratory School, Cfci- go. Mondays only. 1.50; hour 75c. Any interested may see me at the Kerr Land Of- fice. Monday, March 1, before 4 o'clock, or inquire of T. W. Kensie, ;