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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 27, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta PVtitST JO5 PRINTING AT THE HERALD The Lethbridge Daily Herald THE PtACfc TO STAY tin MUSI me Do you intend to build this season? If so you will do well to call and let us give you figures Hardware Plumbing Tinning Furnace Work Steam and Hot Water Heating Estimates by uiail cheer- fully given. HICK HARDWARE CD. REDPATH STREET We Sell for Cash Phone 62 F.O Box 670 ONLYMEDIC1NES SOLDonSUNDAYS This has been-our rule for nearly- quarter of a century Please keep the Do- minion statute and. have consideration for our em- ployees by making your ordinary purchases on week days. On Sundays and Pnblic Holidays we are open from 10.30 to 11 a.m. 12.30 to 1 p.m. 4 to 5 p.m. S.30 to 9 p.m. For other urgent calls use Phone 49 or Sight Bell HIM IXD nmiin The Store of Quality WALL PAPERS The newest effects in papers are here for your selection. These include dainty stripes, chintz, tap- estry, silk and brocade effects. Burlaps in. all shades. lOBEBISflH'S BOO! STOBE 1st tor West of Unoi hot Phona 251 Agents for Underwood Typewriters. The Story of our Drug Store ;iiis IsheJbig way in which things are done in our drug store that makes it so ad- mired and popular. Nothing picayune in. our methods or our gales. These, are the things that stimulate us on to .do still greater things, and to do '.the whole. com- munity good; Every one who comes into our store is surprised with the broad way in which we conduct our business. Is it aay wonder we have snch: strides in the aUhOiCo. Prescription Specialists CITY AND DISTRICT Dr. R. Agnew. dentist, of Clinton, Ont.. is in the city. Quarantine has been lifted from the home of Wrn. A. Ott. Miss Grimm is confined to the house from an attack of Ja srippe, J. Wilson, of Kegina, of the firm of Smith Bros. WIlsou, is in the city today. Your last chance tD see those cle-1 ver Pickaninnies at the Eureka to- j night. Mrs. Moffatt, the much-feted jjuest of Mrs. J. O. Wilson, has returned to Calgary-- Rev, T. C. Buchanan, superintend- ent of Methodist Missions, was in tie city last evening. Mrs. C. J. Eckstonn returned last night from a two-months' visit at the Pacific Coast. the Barretts tonight at reka and have a good laugh. E. J. Carscallen of Coeur d'Alene. Idaho, bridge contractor, is spending a few days in the city. Mrs. W. A. Hamilton and her moth er, Mrs. Metherall. are visiting friends in Macleod for few days. J, W. Woolf, ex-M-P.P., was in the city last niirht on his -way home to Cardston from Edmonton. C. S. Campbell, and Henry Lafpn- taine, both from Ottawa, have enter- ed into partnership in. the business of hanging, fancy painting and decorating in this city. The Socialists of the city will hold a propoganda meeting in Oliver's Hall tomorrow afternoon at 5 o'clock. Do- minion Organizer O. M, O'Brien and H. Hands, of Raymond, will- speak. See "Rfp Van Winkle" on feet of film at the Eureka tonight. Dr. 0. D. Weeks of Cardston, was in the city last night to meet Mrs. Why not buy your Groceries ft Crockery From an up-to-date store You can always depend oh getting1 the best goods from us. PHONE 21 S.IHURUEI flBly yilOl Browry Store in City Write Us for a figure, on the material for that new building you are contemplating building this Spring. THE SOUTH ALBERTA LUMBER. CO. LTD. Wood Fibre Plaster and Exshtw Ceaeot Always in Stock Letbbridgr, New Dayton, PHONE 225 th City Yard South of Ellison Mills P.O. BOX (554 THE WEATHER. fair 34 18 Caltrary, dear 34 24 Lethbridge, fair 44 33 fair and mild to- dav and'Sunday. A New Firm Of Rustlers Among the .firms that can, be counted on to have a large share in the future development of South- ern Alberta, is the aewlv formed firm of W. K. Dobbin Co." Each mem- ber of the firm which, was formed this week and opens up business to- day, has been a specialist- in his line and has made good in his depart- ment. Mr. W.K.Dobbin, the head of the nrm, has lived in Lethbridge for the past three years, conducting a real estate and farm land and general agency Business; During that time his business dealings have been so sai-isf-actory that he has built up one of the best businesses in the city. As a citizen Mr. Dobbin has taken a prominent place, having been closely. identified with many movements for the advancement of the city and dis- trict. He is the representative of the Uniter States government here as consul. Mr. C. W. Cook came to Lethbridge from Claresholm last January and went into partnership with Mr. Dob- bin. :He has been a .resident pi Southern Alberta for the past six years has seen, it develop fromj a wild prairie to one of the greatest Two good residence lots, Burdett St., opposite Pres- byterian Church. Terms For Sale Only by The C. S. Bowman Apcy P. 0, lloek Phone 253 Weeks who returned from a trip to the Pacific Coast. Hx. and lirs. Weeks returned to Cardston this mor- ning. All interested in the Caledonian So- ciety are requested to attend the meet ing to be held in the Labor Temple on Tuesday night, March 2nd, at 8 p.m. at which meeting the report of the special committee will be consider the election of officers take Duff Addition lots foot of.Crabb St.. 25 x 160 ft., each. Payments Monthly R.V. Gibbons PHONE 222 OTT BLOCK ABOUT DAD'S the Lord Mayor's SOD wheat areas in the world. For the last three years MX. Cook was in the real estate and farm land business in Claresholm, being' the bead of the firm Cook -Hennon. Both Mr. Dobbin and Mr. Cook have been ed. place. Cranbrook Herald. prominent in development work and have proved by actual farming, the value of Alberta lands as crop pro- ducers. Mr. E. A. Shaxman, another of the partners is "very well known in the city andf" district having been a resi- dent for seventeen daring the last eleven of which he has been associated with the var- ious departments of the North West Dad is coming home tonight, and it will be a funny thing to me if the tune civic that will reverberate officials heart, will good general servant. Apply to Mrs. W. H. Robingon, 628 Barflett St. 67-6 F. J. Deane, the late proprietor and editor of the Nelson Daily JSews, will establish, a newspaper in. Eumouton. If this is the case Edmonton, gets one of the best newspapermen in the Can- adian. West. A good laugh for Eureka tonight. Lethbridge will likelj- have the pri- vilege of hearinsr Marie Hall, the fam- ous violinist. Her advance agent is makiBur dates through the West now and will try to arrange to have an evenin- in Jobbing and Commission, Co. For It is .said that'the last few years he has been man- ager of the implement business of the and has been a strong fac- in up their excellent im- at the MOBE MORTAR will not make up for poor mortar. In building a house, it is decidedly beat- in every way to use only the beat BUILDING MATERIAL The work is better and will last long- er, it takes less of the good kind than of the other. If we supply the building materials, they will be the For we handle only that grade. Cement, lime, plaster, hair, etc., are always here. You can get as little or as much as you want. Rogers-Cunningham t 83 M4 123 In yesterday's Herald, Mir. Addison the uodertaker, advertised for a watch which had been lost at a funeral the 4ay before. Before he had got his Herald yesterday afternoon, a iady him up saying that she had seen the advertisement m the Herald and had the watch. For quick returns there .is nothing to beat the Herald ads. A. reporter of the Herald visited Tavlor's ereen house, corner of Bart- lett and London Road; It looked spring-like to see the lettuce and radishes growing- so large. There is an extensive stock of in- cludinc carnatians, lilies of the' val- ley, hyacinths, palms, ferns, begonias, Easter lilies, and sweet peas. He only started business nine months asro but it is surprising to see the dis Play in so short a time. Visitors arc welcome at any time. Mr. Taylor aays tho Kreenhpuue Jtelonga to the people of Lethbridge as well as to him. He will sell out his iaterest in aaythinjT quite reasonable. Fun and plenty of It at tht Eurtka tonight. plement business. Mr. Allan Jack, the fourth partner, has been a travelling salesman for the J. I. Case Threshing Machine .Co. for several years, the last two 6J which have been spent in Southern Alberta. Both these men axe weU and favorably known to the people in the constituency of the new firm. They have secured the agency for the Avery Threshing' Machines, also for gasoline traction engines and a combination harvesting and thresh- ing machine, one of which by the way, Mr. Dobbin has ordered .for himself to use on his own. land. The firm wil be known as W: E Dobbin A Go., and win engage in a real estate 'and farm land, brokerage and commission business. Being composed of four young men of abil- ity, energy, experience and popular- ity, the firm's success is assured. MMMMMtM...... THERMS PUTTIE i i i I Will save you lots of trouble. It will keep baby's food hot all night It will keep your husband's tea tot all day. and each r. Johnston Dratfist I -QUALITY QUAftTIftt- LADIES PAINT YOUR FLOOR WITH] ENGLISH LIQUID PAINT and you will bt dalifhttd both with apptaranct and with tht lasting quality. Wt none bttter "When Father .Comes Marching Home." The officials may not be very badly scared, for they seem to have hypnotized the council and do as they please. But things will be different when Dad gets home. Even though he has fallen down before thein a couple -times he generally keeps them to their knitting in pretty- good shape and makes them do a lit- tle toward their original sal- aries if not the augmented ones. But it will be the Council that will come in "for Dad's attention. If he isn't too mad he will crack a smile or two when he reads the minutes of the past councils and sees how sys- tematically they kept sacheting back- ward and forth, turning somersaults and swallowing themselves. Dad's first inquiry will likely be "What the deaavil have you fellows been If I can manage it I'm going to Dad's first Council meeting if he has had time tr> ]nok things up before he The Council should issue a man-1 date of extraordinary severity to the official wliose duty it is to see that the by-law regarding sewer connec- tions is carried out. It is a darn shame to see the way some people are making typhoid ond other disease breeding places in their There are houses on the main streets whejro ?ewer pipes have been laid for years which have no sewer connection and many of them have no cess- pools made. "When Old Sol begins j to get a little warmer and shines j longer at a time there will be some i howling smells arising from some i yards and buildings in this town, j What- is the use of a man putting in i sewer connections, if his neighbors j are going to pass up to him all i sorts of disagreeable odors and dan- j gerous germsr This burg is the worst i I know for passing by-laws, swearing by all that is high and mighty that j they shall be enforced and then ap- j pointing no one to look after it. Pub- i lie health as well as ordinary decency demands that this by4aw be strictly! enforced on white as well as Chinks, i Another matter that is a first cousin to the last is that of dumping all sorts, of muck and rubbish on the streets. It was >a .beautiful sight to see several waggonloads of mud damped out of the Coaldale Hotel cellar and then piled up in a nice little heap like a grave in the mid- dle of the street. I wonder the, Board of Trade Photographer was not sent along to snap the sight for the city's publicity literature. Of course., is an explanation for it all. The of- ficials always have a plausible excuse' for all their actions that such dumb I fools as an ordinary citizen deigns to j criticize. But all the explanations in the world don't make that heap of muck in the middle of the main street look any better to the naked, unknow ing and unofficial eye. THE new "Queen Quality" styles are unmistakably aristocratic shoes. You instantly note an air of quality about them. They are the vogue with women particular as to style. But correct fashion is only the begining of satisfaction in "Queen Quality" Shoes. They are com- fortable from the first, because they fit the foot as a Paris- made glove fits the hand. We want you to see the new styles we are now showing at and Chief Gillespie has a crow to pick with Dad when he gets home and it looks to me as if he is right. In the new city building, the police quar- ters are'little if any better than the old ones.. The chief has no private office except outside the back door. The public has to go through the room to get to'the police court room which is about fourteen, by eighteen by twenty feet high. It would be a dandy if it could be on edge instead of standing it on end. The cells are cooped up so that a drunken man anyways ob- streperous can make it awkward for! all the police there is room for.. The j whole arrangement is about as un- suitable as it is possible to make it and if the chief feels warm around :he collar there is small wonder. Even if the offices are only for a year or two or maybe ten, they might just as well have been made with some sign of common sense. I do not know be- or whether they have :.been changed since, but the police quarters are cer- tainly a sight for the architectural gods now.. Sole Agents The Foot Toggery NELSON EXPERT BOOT REPAIRING For Investment in Lethbridge City Real Estate see ALBERT E, IVES, BLOCK Reference Canadian'Bank of Commerce whether the chief was consulted fore the plans were approved Half-Gal.. Pinto ..y.. .Me TM Li w Spring Trade With the best assortment and best values in SIdrtv Coats, Suits, Muslins, Dress Underwear, Hosiery, Corsets, Shoes, Linoleums, Fine California Prunes, finest stock, per Evaporated Pears, excellent bright stock, per Ib. Canned Peas, Corn and Beans, per 10c Canned Lombard Plums, per 2 Ib. .tin___.... Canned Strawberries, Raspberries and Peaches per tin....... JOc Imperial Maple Syrup, PHONE 34 THE CASH STOKE A. MacdonaU Co. BUILDER'S HARDWARE Just opening car store door setb from to front door sets, to inside sets from 60c to Splendid assortment of Bmts and Hinges. Gar of build- ing paper at special prices. The McKEOWN HARDWARE Co. Ltd. Corner Dufferin and Round Street MilMMMIMMMMMMMMiMMIMMMIMM L5.Ripley Real Estate and Insur- ance Broker Accounts and Rents Collected OFFICE 8 MACDONALD BLK. MMMiMMMMMM CLARESHOLM DEBENTURE SALE. Clareeholm, Feb. Public School Board have sold de- bentures to Kay and James, at 101, all costs paid, subject to the ratification of the ratepayers. FOR SALE This is one of the best speculations we know of. The price and terms are most attiactiTe Skeith Tilley Dufferin and Iff, Four New Btth, Otdy m frvm Office, OOy W.ltDOMINACO. ;