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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 7, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta Tuesday, B' m:{ FARM LAB No rl| KOllI Two The right 1 arm ILanfi FARM LOANS yment, Straight \ oi' Bed ion 2!)-:;-! 7. 4 niilcs i\ 200 ueros lirukm nco. Good water. Good neighborhood, [right man. LATHROP Stafford Block Parma Leant i Fire Ii i i; r ii n ii 11> a e d a i l v u i: ij a l d S Money to Loan EAP Five rool car line, $3 (.i ootl rnontl �CAOtA B| homes ndern cottage, on one lot, half block from [cash, balanco in five yultra. reul in Acadia \)\nrb, SI.1.00 PHONE 132*. School Board Member--Stan( i tees Selectee Bright iimit- Cement. Col ed at AledJ Phone oins Iho property purchased !>-. ih, Canada a in to tho industries now local .md locat- oS' Lots, $130.00 each cash/ balance 6. 12 and IS months Jberta Realty Co. Rooms 1 & 2 Macdonald BIk. IH IN ALBERTA'S HINTERLAND Tremendous | Pulp Ares Ottawa, Jan summers the vatlon has ha gincer at wor examining; pos in the At ha hi Hlave bake re be issued ver rapids thus herewith: The C'assetl Drowned rapi] rs the Fort S on the Slave .Smith Landin tance of some ous rapids, wh arately, vary be considered from head to fj lervals of swi descent, in ih i:'.5 feet. It. v cult to group � development. ; Very desirable] PQJni of eons] WOU8 islands fro,m the mal dfftipns for ea; l''.T$ho volume iBii^norinoufi, ' otVthe Peace tributaries, northern lak a reser >wer, Vast lormous is past two (dC Conser-lectrie en; st'leams and ifower sites River and |a report 'will Two of the �; described , Pelican and ively known are situated extend from Smith, a disss. The varies, taken sep-38 feet, may inuous rapid i by short in-,iving a total niles of some ably be diffi-plds into one it would be om the stand-mt. the Bum-'ecting points 1 natural con-iment. :i these rapids omhined flow isca and their |of the great Uiabasca, adulate the flow. vote. The. total power available during the .season of navigation Ola;, to November) by utilizing the total head of 135 feet, is estimated at l,0'�>.imo horsepower, and is divided anions the different rapids in proportion to' the head in each. Ra wir.a'^'ial for pulp and lumber industries is found all along the river and at the iapids. The Peace River canyon has long been renowned for the wild character of its waters, and no white man or Indian, be he ever so experienced-'in river work, or argsd on by foolha'rdi" ness, ever attempts to run its rapids. Rafts or boats, by carelessness or otherwise, allowed to drift past its upper gates are never seen again, being engulfed by some of its many powerful whirlpools. It is little wonder that the velocity of its waters should ibe so great when one considers, as has recently been ascertained, that the descent from head to foot, is some 226 feet in a distance of less than eighteen miles. This immediately suggests its possibilities as a water power development. The. total minimum j.ower available during the open water season (May to November) is estimated at 400,000 horsepower. This is based on the assumption that the total head of 225 feet can be utilized, its development for water power purposes will involve rather intricate problems, but. to compensate for this, one imvsi consider its situation near the raw material for pulp and lumber industries'. It is also at the head of navigation on the Peace River, and lying adjacent to it are immense coal fields, large portions of which have been already staked out. The tirst liioetin:; . Hoard Trustees, whi ly formal nature, t. Central school last n lowing in attendance lam and It. ('. Walla board, in addition to � II. A. McKillop, ii. V , Thompson, with t.!ie ; H. Fleetwood. Fom. ,-1:1. Howniau had the ,. ini.', in the new trust. New Officers Ai i. , . , U. P. Wallace, who i appointed chairman year, thanked his col honor conferred on I that the policy of lie this year would nece.-e be one of retreuehic.' the following commit.! pointed: School .Management botham. Finance.-II. A. Mt-K Sitw find. Building---J.'D. Higinbothain. Supply-H. V. Dooh Killop. It was decided to iu........ the t.econd.Wednesday  ,,,. until further notice. No business came be-  who will start work their next meeting on Jan. 15th. Principal lieu... : ed and drew attention to u university extension 1 �-1:;i.-takes place in the Central s.-h. toriuni on Friday evehin : Opening of Galbrait-t Set-it was decided to so; m. , the opening of the ij'". sc'hool for the afternoon e .Ian. SI, when Dr. Ualh.iihh asked to perform the nv: new Chinese republic, have not only i dividend on the common stock. They i cut off their historic queues, aban-Usned this statement : | dotied ancient customs and aligntd j 'Resolved, That in view of the . themsehes with the Christian rcli- lar^o stock of manufactured sugar on gum, but during the last three days arretted 1,0 warn oft strikebreakers. Arrangements are being .made by the Internal Women Garment Workers union for taking a strike vote Chicago, Jan. (i.-Four automobile bandits smashed a ie'welk'i'r window here and escaped with a tray of diamonds, after a running revoivi-,- t'iRhi with the police. Their esrapv. A. G. Cameron, minister of the church, presided, and on the platform with him were Rev. Canon McMillan of St.. Cyprian's church; Rev. T. P. Perry of Wesley church; Kev. A. C. Bryan of St. Andrew's church; Rev. A. C. Watson of the First Baptist church; Rev. Joseph Woodsworth of Westminster church, and Dr. J. H. Rivers. Tlie choir of Knox church led the singing which was hearty and inspiring. Rev. A. C. Bryan ottered the opening prayer, after which Di\ Rivers was introduced and delivered an encouraging address baaed on Christ's command iu the garden just previous to Gethsemane, "Rise, let us go." Dr. Rivers emphasized that it was the first gathering of the 5'oung people for the year and it gave inspiration to the thought of consecration. It sounded the note of summons to a higher plane of Christian life. It was a time for action and deeds. If they were to make progress in the new year it would be , necessary to get rid of bad habits. Not the habits of grosser offences but of those "propensities which come into the life and hinder progress." They should let Jesus come into their hearts, and to do so meant \hat some times companions had to be given up who do not tend to help to the higher life. They had to be careful to whom they gave the right latch key to their hearts. They had to be careful o� their associations. They Were doing business for God and it was not a question of playing. Dr. Rivers in the course of his earnest address urged a high standard and an honest effort to live up to it. The age calls for high standards in business and in polities," and in theology. He wondered whether the old book has the same place in the life as it had in olden days when our father used to read it in the home and impress its precepts on the young. Rev. A. C. Watson of the First Baptist church followed in an address couched in beautiful language, calling for loyalty to Christ. He denned loyalty as meaning the same thing as consecration but a word which was less mystifying. The call to loyalty involved a call to true Christian service regarding Christ's cause as calling for the best in our lives. Mr. Watson quoted a number of selections designed to illumidvte his thought, and his address waa listened to with deep interest. \ Rev. Mr. Cameron 1 lid that ths series had been given tb, right key note and that the week should count for something in the lives of all. During the service Miss Simm rendered a solo. The meeting tonight will be held in Westminster church, and the addresses will be delivered by Rev. A. C. Bryan and Mr. S. S. Dunham. SOWING DISCONTENT Makes Everything Like New Again Women appreciate the ease with which 1^1 worn and murrcd furniture may be restored and made like new. Just a little pleauaut work and Varnish Stains Hll produce a delightful transformation in any home at small coat. The ease of application and uniformly splendid results obtained makes Stephens' Varnish stains a household necessity. Stain and varniah atone application, converrinei sort wood* into beautiful j imitatirins of expensive hard ] woods. Seven shades for I sale by leading dealers. Write today for free book I if *\SnjjKCStiona"-for paint users. G.F.STEPHENS &CO� paint and varnish makers Winnipeg,Canada BRANCH AT CALGABY Hayr Hardware Local Agents Steel Plant Will Be Very Big Affair turkey well picked great horseman buried New York, Jan. ti-The funeral of James R. Keene. who died here last week, was held in the Church of Ascension thin morning.. Itiicrroeut was made in Woodlawn cenietory. Henri Martin of Washington has been, appointed Swiss consul general at Montreal, good thing" that should naver be itched"-WHITE HORSE Whiskey. e; TURTON,' Canadian Representative 3 Front Street, EastTT.orohto Policeman Charles -Stickeh in ;i iraiiiic blockade a few blocks from th" scene of ibe robbery. Stickeu arreted the chauffeur lor speeding. ".lump in, old man, and '\\"'A-you to the station house," said "m' 1,1 the men to . Stickon. The chauffeur took a wren..'. |U1U into La Salle, avenue. Stic.U-a. v 1,1 stood on the running board, terneil to protest. He. received a stab �r..r ti"' left eye. a blow on the back m U1'' head, a bullet in the leg ami uas hurled from the car. The thieves, fired several more sliots iit -Stichen as he lay in the street, lie returned the-fire, but without en'e'i Good descriptions of the mou were given by those who saw them a.lw�|lon the car. HU'iw>Hx> i/o I ENLARGED IDAHO HOMESTEADS Washington, Jan. "rein"Vv that unless such law is passeui i�orH will be few more enlarged '.hon')clsU'>u'!i filed in Idaho, as the remoinlr.^ I'1"'1 is such that it will not support il.v. John Cui the famous Innerklp limo dead, idts, one of the own �