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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 2, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta PAOC TWO LlTHimiXfci. ALitUTA, SATURDAY, JANUARY 2, HOT Daily Herald a new election will, bo necessary, Bv- id-ktntJy thcro no purchasable -members' elected in the Island C Printed by the Dailj Herald Printing Ltd.; lawful evemor iU office, Bound St.. Letbbridge, Canada. VT. ATBITCHANAN, Managing Di- rector tnd Editor. delivered f4.M Daily, six month, delirered. 2.08 Daily, three delivered.. l.M Daily, .one mouth, delivered .35 Daily j one yew. by lir months, by mail: (.75 Daily, three months, by mail .15 Weekly Herald, one yeay 1.60 chaufed at often M de- sired; both new nod old address be A PUBLICITY COMMISSIONER. Now that the secretaryship of the Board of Trade is practically vacant it might be well if the Board of Trade united with the City Council in ser- iously considering: the question of a i Publicity Commissioner. The city is growing- so fast that the work of the Board of Trade almost requires the entire attention of one man. The Board, at present, has not 'the funds, to fix'a salary that would be an induce mentr to a. man to give his entire Watch the rush for thc< Senate va- cancy in Manitoba. When the Canadian Bank of Com- merce pays a foot for property in Lethbridge it is an evidence that the financial institutions believe iLetii- bridge is V city with a. tood future. Political lines are not drawn so tightly in Nelson that the members of one party cannot appreciate the merits of individual mem- bers of the other party. W. A. Macdonuld, K. C., one of the Conservative leaders, in the B. C. city, was jjivon a send off prior to his departure to Vancouver, and the complimentary address presented to him, was signed by. amongst others, the Nelson Liberal Association. That's the spirit that should always animate polj.ticiaiis. The lumber trade is simply astonish- .ing. The C. P. R. is supplying cars reasonable time. Although the nights'are cold the days warm up with a bright sunshine-enabling builders to continue their work most of the time. The large amount of mail that has been distributed here during the Christmas week exceeds that or nay previous year. REFUSE COLORED GUESTS. Ottawa, Dec. colored vaudeville actors, playing this week at a local theatre, have been refused accommodation at the Windsor hotel, and the interesting question has been raised whether any hotel has the right to refuse to take in guests who are respectable and can pay their Taber Taber, Dec. body pf Frank Sinoot, the unfortunate youhcr man who lost his life by drowning in the Belly River about the first of last July, was found Monday last by a time to the service. With the co-oper t coal Cashed ashore by the ation of the City Council the prob- lem might be solved by agreeing to assist the Board of Trade in paying, say, a salary of or to a competent man. An arrangeraent might be made for this official to do some city work, for instance making the assessment, in addition to acting as Publicity Commissioner.' To his might also be added the posi- tion of secretary of the Agricultural Society, which position Major Burnett has resigned. The sal- ary attached to this position js nearly three hundred, dol- lars a year- The combined positions, it will be seen, would bring a com- fortable income to a- capable and pro- gressive man. The city needs a permanent publi- city who will give close study of the resources of the city and district and acquaint himself .thoroughly with, its needs. This offi- cial-would be invaluable in entertain- ing- prominent visitors bringing to their attention, the main, features of -city and surrounding country. -could, also handle all the publieiti "literature, which ax the present time has to be compiled by members of the Board who are too busy with their own. affairs to give much- atten- tion to such important work. In the matter of publicity the commissioner contribute articles on Leth- bridge and district to papers lu the .United States and Eastern Canada and in-that way keep ILethbridge in the public -eye. Until recently a great many people in the East and across the line knew practically nothing about Hethbridge while Saskatoon. Calgary, Begina, Edmonton and Prince Albert, owing to an energetic campaign, tingled-in their ears all the time. JLethbridge must get into the lime- light Sest method to bring: the world's attention to gentleman, lost no time in coming to Taber and notifying Corporal Mason of the R.X.W.jr.P.. who accompanied the gentieuian to the scene where the partially decomposed body lay. The' Corporal returned to Taber with the] remains which were taken to the A. i G. Loomis undertaking pro-lors The body was carried -by thu cur- rent down the river twenty-five miles where it was found on IMonday. The remains, when found, were un- recognizable, but Corporal ila- son saw the spurs upon the dead man's boots, he knew them and was positive the remains v ere Smoot'-s. His clothing was terribly decom- posed. In his pockets ivcre found let- ters addressed to himself nno others to tha ranch. A faded live dollar note and his watch and chain, were also found upon Ms person. Taxidermist C. 0. Peterson, late of Minnesota and who h-is taken, up bis -Have you Dined at The Model Restaurant in the They understand how to tempt and satisfy the ap- petite there. Try it and see John CanLin PROPRIETOR Grape Fruit Tangerines Preserved Ginger Ripe Olives Received Today The Bentley Co. Ltd. and Retail LETHBRIDGE Phone 35 Ladies' Fine Shoes IheSouth Alberta lumber Co. Ltd. The largest stock of LiBEHl BUILDING MITERIU in Southern -.Alberta Exshaw Cement Always In Stock Corner-VV mister Ford Just South of ttiefllison Mill Phone 225 Lethbridge New Dayton i 2 new 6 room cottages on 50'ft. 18 per cent, S2400 takes the two. cash. 2" now brick cottages. 6 rooms, modern in every way, each, i PROFESSIONAL CARDS Ca sii, balance Alberta Realty Co. Coaldale Block Lethbritlge I DR. W. S. QALBRAITH Physician, Surgeon. Office U14 Kedpath St. HOURS: Before D a.m., 2-3; 7-3 p.m. DR. J. E. LOVERING Physician, Surgeon, Accoucher Graduate of university. Mont- Office in Odd Fellow's Block, cor- ner Round, and Dufferin Sts. Office Hours: Week days, till 9 a.m. 11 to 1 p.m.; 3 to.5; 7 to 8. 11 1-30 to 2.30; 5 to 6. Phone Day and 342 The Shoeman Between Sage's and Roy's CANADIAN 50 HEAD OF Heavy Mares and Geldings To be Seen at City Market RODGERS YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. DR. 0. J. COURTICE Dentist Giaduate of Northwestern Univer- sity, Chicago, 111. OflSn-- to .12; 1 to 5. Rooms and 2, Macdonald B'lock residence in Taber, is at work by the appointment commissioner. of a publicity mounting the head of a CinC' specimen' of elk -which, was killed during the game season. This head was presented to 3Iiv H. F. 'Amiable and shipped to Taber, The taxider- mist will, have finished his work in. a', SI Fresh Cream. Milk from Tiffin's Farm Delivered Daily Our and Purity" J! lo-Niytit's Special AT REOfSTRIBUTION IN ALBERTA Herald, says: A redistribution oi provincial electoral districts, Edmonton and Calgary will be given two representatives in the and an additional district will be created in Pincher district by cutting oft the Pass country as a con- stituency by itself will be introduced at the coming- session of the Alberta legislature. The redistribution is pro --vided for in view of the fact that the provincial elections will probably take place in June next. It will give a to- -tal representation in house of for- _- ty _ instead of twenty-five. Calgary has a. population oJ twenty-five thou- and.JSdmonton twenty-two, thou- sand which has been a big: increase since tht, formation of the province. REMEMBER THE SOUTH. "If the Alberta government decides to appoint an cflrtra cabinet minister it should- consider the importance of selecting a strong and resourceful jnan from the extreme south. The Herald has no desire to raise any sectional issues but it believes the' country known as Southern Al- berta should have a cabinet minister -acquainted with its needs and eager to promote its best interests. Whoever is chosen should be a cap- able man in whom all people will have confidence. couple of days when it will-be placed .on exhibition in the office of. the Ta- ber hotel. "Kid" Howells- arrived yesterday morning from Lethbridge where his manager Kid Leamen -completed ar- rangements for a boxing contest with Eddie Merino of Calgary; Howells will also box Charles Burrows in Ta- ber on January 25, fifteen rounds. Howells and his trainer will leave in a, few days for Lethbridge: to start training for his fight with Merino. A large force of men and teams are now engaged in constructing the bridge across the Belly River, north of town. The ten carloads of steel have oeen unloaded and conveyed to the place of construction. Mr. and Mrs. Mason of the R.N.W. M.P.. are at home to their friends on Taylor Avenue in theic cosy little cot, The couple 'have made many friends in Taber, all or wish them a prosperous and a hat voyage up the ladder of life. new residence oi Mr. J. J. Wal- ton, on his homestead, is nearly com- pleted, in which he and his family will live during the coming Mrs. K. A. Schulz has just com- pleted a neat home on Sixth and west of Hull Street. It will be :occupied by Mr. and Hrs. Geo. Ketch- mark after Jan. 1st. Mr. 1ST. M. Stalker, the sheep king, arrived In town last .night on busi- ness in connection with his flocks. He reports his sheep in excellent 1 condition. The beautifiil open winter and first class grazing thus far is simply ideal, was his an- swer this morning while being inter- rogated. Taber; Dec. real estate market has been, a case of "nothing the past week, however deal- ers are not discouraged, but expect realty to fall off temporarily during THE HUB Baked Opossum and Sweet Potatoes -TO U.S. POINTS CANADIAN Western Excursions DOCTORS MEWBURN Redpath Street HOURS: Before a.m. 2-3; 7-8 p.m. DR. J. B. ELLIS DENTIST Graduate of Western Reserve Uriivt r sity, Cleveland Ohio. BLOCX Phone 307 Hours: 9-12; 1-5 the OUR POfNT OF VIEW. Lethbridge is coming- along. a foot for Bound St. property is not KO bad. Write it 1909 now. Lethbridge real estate is becoming more- active every day. We predict right now chat 1909 will be Lethbridge's biggest building year. The Board of Trade is to be com- mended for deciding to hold a ban- quet. It will' give' our business men and representatives from other 'Boards of Trade in the district an opportun- ity 'getting together and having, a heart to heart talk about- city and 'diitrict vl the tie in Newfoundland the holiday season, with; expectations oi steady good times later on. The retail dry goods trade reports a steady, good business with every prospect of its continuance through the winter. The hardware trade has kept up well during the week, in fact it hasjbeen better than expected as the cold wave has brought in large orders for stoves and stove fittings. For Sale-Coal Mine Machinery 6 Boilers, 150 li.p., 12o Ib. working pressure 2 Second-hand Return Tubular Boilers, 60 Ib. working pressure 2 Ingerspll-Sergeant Class A Straight Line Air Compressors 14 Wneel Saddle Tank Steam Locomotive, 42 in. gauge 3 Lidgerwood Electric Mine Hoists, 75 h.p. 4 Jeffrey Electric Locomotives, 36 in gauge 1 Aldrich Portable Electric Mine Pump; 36 in. gauge Mine Car Wheels. 18 in. diameter 10 Tons 2J in. Square Soft Steel, new, suitable for making mine car axles All the above equipment in good workable condition and offered for immediate shipment, subject to prior sale. Owing to above machinery'having been re- placed by larger equipment, we are.prepared to make it to your advantage to investigate fully before pur- chasing elsewhere. Full particulars -upon applica- tion to The Crow's Nest Pass Coal Co. Ltd. J. B. TURKEY, Purchasing Agent Fernie, B.C. JANUARY FOURTH We open up that stock of Wallpaper the manufacture of the world famed Colin Mc- Arthur Co, Ltd. The sample books and prices will make you all come smiling. HI The Arrow Lake Orchards This company owns 7000 acres of carefully selected Fruit Land situated in the most favorable location for fruit growing in BRITISH COLUMBIA. These lands are. beautifully situated on the Arrow Lakes where Irrigation is not Required If you were offered a home situated on the shores of a beautiful lake or stream, what is acknowledged to be the finest scenery in the world; where bear, deer, goat, (froose and trout abound; where the climate is exceptionally "fine and where boating of all kinds may be enjoyed; with the Canadian Pacific boat service pawing your door twice every day winter and summer; with guaranteed returns from your land sufficient to ensure you a comfortable living, and with property increasing in value at the rate of 25 per cent per year All for 11500 or in 4 Years WOULD YOU INVEST If M drop line to M. FREEMAN, Gen'l Agent Tk Irm Like Mnrfc, LitUrifjc, Ukcrti, Cmi'i And you will receive full particulars Reference........Union Bunk of Canada, Lethbridge 1.0 St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minn.; Milwaukee, Chicago, 111.; Coun- cil Bluffs, Des Koines, Marshall- town, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Sioux Gity, Fort Dodge, Dubuque and Wa- terloo, la.; Omaha. Keb.; Kansas City, St. Joseph and St. Louis. Mo. Tickets on sale daily DEC. I to 31, INCLUSIVE good to return within three months. App'iy to nearest C. P. Ey. Agent for information. CANADIAN ANNUAL EASTERN CANADA EXCURSIONS Low Round Trip Rates: to ONTARIO, QUEBEC AND MARITIME PROVINCES Tickets on sale Dec. 1 to Dee. 31, ID elusive good to return within three ..months. Tickets issued- in connection Atlantic Steamship, Business will be on sale from Nov. 21, and limited to five months from date of issue. finest Equipment. Standard First- class Sleeping and Tourist Cars on all Through Trains Through Express Trains Daily Single Fare Plus for the Round Trip From all stations in. Ontario, Arthur and west, Manitoba, katchev.-an and Alberta to MADAM NOR IV AN (Orchestral Piani-te] Teacher ,bf pianoforte, argan am' vuice production. Visits; or receives pupils, prepara- tory of advanced. Coaching for exar-is. Howard House, Crabh Street. Port, Sas- .VICTORIA and mimm Also to OKANAGAN VALLEY and KOOTENAY POINTS Tickets on sale December 1, 2, 3, 17, IS, January 4, 5, 6, 21, 22, 23 and 24, 1909, good to return 'within three months. MR. ERNEST F. LAYTON, Violinist, Pupil of Geo. Wilbey, London, Eng., and of. Frank E. Blachford, Toronto, is open for a limited number ol Pupils. Also for Concerts, At Homes Banquets, etc. Terms on application Phone 212. MISS G. A. DAINTY, Graduate Nurse. Norman St., east of Westminster Road. Phone 269. 14-6 MR. ALBERT ELY Pupil of.Dr. Brlggs, M. A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil, of plias. Hancock, Esq., F.E C.O., L.R.A.M., Organ and Theory. Voice Culture, Pipe Piano, Harmony and Theory, Song Singing- Ope a for Concerts, ifanqueiu, Re- citals, Etc, Terms on Application. Box HAMILTON YOUNG ENGINEERS AND SURVEYORS Room Block. THE "TORONTO'EXPRESS" Leaves Winnipeg; daily at 22.10, mak- ing connect'ons at Toronto ler all points east and west thereof. Apply to nearest C.P.R. Agent for ful information. JOHN BARTHOLOMEW Lethbridge PIANOFORTE ETC. Organs and Pianofortes repaired., polished, etc. Good work guaranteed. WRITE -HERALD OFFICE, LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORT- HAND .Oddfellows' Building. Day and Evening Classes. Terms on application. j. E, MCGREGOR, Court Stenographer. Dec. 16-lm C.F.P.Conybeare, B. Morton Jones, K.C., D.C.L. B.C.L. CONYBEARE JONES BARRISTERS, SOLITITORS, ETC- Offices: Conybcare Block, Lethbridge, Alberta. W. C. aiMMONS Advocate, Barrister, Etc Office: Souihar-J Block. For Christmas and New Years Holidays the Canadian Pacific Rail way announces a rate of fare ana one-third for the round trip. on sale for Christmas, December 21 22, 23, 24 and 25, for New Years, De- cember 28, 29, 30 and 31 and January final return limit on all tickets, January 5, 1909. 7-15 NO ROOM ON TOP FOR MORE QUALITY for better quality beer than the Al- berta 's Pride brand would wear out a case; of. shoes in the search for it. It is a dear beer to brew, an acme beer to buy, because it costs no core for your purchasing than inferior goods. We deliver case lots right at your door free of extra cost. LETHBRIDGE BREWINGS MALTING COMPANY, Ltd JOHANNES H. MACNIILLAN, Pupil of Henri Verbruggen, of Eome, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. HIGH-CLASS SCOTCH MUSIC A SPECIALTY. Open Jor recitals, banquets, concerts, etc. For terms apply Royal Col- Lethbridge. W. M. DODD, ARCHITECT Calgary, Lethbridge Specialist in Fireproofing, Sanita- tion Keating and Ventilation. Ernest E. Carver M.8.A.A., M.R.A., A.A.I.C Etc Manager Lethbridge Office Bryan Block SON Funera' Directors and Embalmen 321 Crubb St. LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. Office and Residence Phone 102 F- B. ROLFSON ARCHITECT 9 Whitney JAS. A. ARCHITECT Macdonald Block, Redpath Street Lethbridge, Alta. Lethbridge (39) A. F; A. M., G. R. A, Regular meeting night, the thirn Thursday of each month in Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at -8 p.m. Visiting brethren will always receive a hearty welcome. A.C.ilESSER, G.V.SXOHKEJ. W- M. Secretary. P. 0. 837 L. M. Barrister and Solicitor Office mrlioimnf Union You can always gtt your money't worth at Eureka. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital- Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD OFFICE-VICTORIA, B. C, W. R. BROWN Varnishing Household Furniture All classes of Signs painted. Carriage "Fainter Mouse Painter ,Paper Hanger Wood finisher, Phone Argyle Is i Meets ard M 6 n d ays o'clock. Visiting bretbren are cordially invited: S. G. DAYIES, W.P 24-Iy T J. WHITE, W. S LETHBRIOGE LOUut NO. 36 X- C. B. P. O. E. Meeta on the second Tuesday of each month at 8.15 p.m. E..A. SB-ARM AN. ft. PRIEST. E. R, Secretary Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 293. Sons of England Benefit Socirtj Meet in the very f TBt und tfcird Thnrsdiiy in tbw month A Iwtlipen come. I Walter Applcby, W. .Hobinir, Sve. 67. ;