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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 13, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE FOUR 1 THE LET II BRIDGE DAILY HER ALP TUESDAY, JAXUAUY 13, 1911 THE LETHBR DAILY HERALD ESTABLISHED DECEMBER 1907 Publljhed b> the Ltlhbrldge Herald Prlntrnj Co., Ltd., every lawful evening at Its otfije, Sixth St, tsthbrle'ss. Alberta. Cjrudi. W. A. Managing Director T. W. Managing Editor JOHN Business Manager PHONE: PHONE: Editorial, Reportorial and Departmfr.TC 1224 AdvertTilnj. Circulation and Jcb Departments 1252 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION RATES 1 year, delivered 5-1.00 1 year, by mill 53.00 6 months, delivered ?2.00 6 months, by malt 50 3 months, 51. CO 3 coaihs. by iciil 75 1 month, delivered 35 1 nioatb, by mail 25 Adi.'osscs changed as ofcea as desired, but both and oU addresses m'JH IN? HERALD FOR Letbbrtdge V.ed Cross Belllle Lake Grassy like Book J. a. Co.; Cricbrook ertson Co.; JacViou Keiap Cohea Co.; Aleiandra Hotel; Provincial Asenoy. pie's Dnjp Slore; Allin; Plncher Creek Dr. L.aQlug Boolt mid News 109A ftb Ave. Clear Drug World Co. Diamond City Dr. llros. Tte Wide Station Edward Read. Medicine Hat Co.; News World Co. Clarence Kncl- Jau-.leson N'ewp -V. D. River Side World News Co. THE WEEKLY HERALD Published every Wednesday in eight or more raSfs, atij coutaJp-5 a summary of the Dews Pi Uie week, local and diattk-t 1 year In advance.................... S1.00 0 montha In OLT.vance................... CHARITY FOR THE UNEMPLOYED. Cnlgnry News Telegram seems lo think Ihnt it is Ihe bcsl kind of good govern- ment lo have things go lo the bow wows and spend millions on public works to feed the un- employed. The Borden government is being held up by the News Telegram as a paragon of good government, and the Premier is going lo make Ihe eyes of the unemployed shine by the dazzling amount he is going lo spend in Hist city on public works. We will awail the starling of the work before exposing our eyes to the rluzzle, but might in the meantime remark that it is many n .year since the streets of the cities of Canada were teeming wilh unemployed as they are today. Evcrv day hrings in news of near riots as the men asking in vain for work threaten damage and even in Toronto, the truly loyal which would un- der no circumstances give the farmers of Western Canada a chance, it is said thai there are twenty- five thousand unemployed. That is all right in the eyes of the Rogers press, hut if Ihe Liberals were in power there-would be an awful outcry from these game papers. It makes some differ once which foot the pinching on. lime arguments about loyalty a laughing siock-. leinable.and. untiring cor.Juctor. Mr but it will be of more bandit to the country lo the government laughed at for a while than markets. II is frue Hint Ilic government in pluc- ng on the free list will-render all Hit; ok! PRESENTED PRETTY CANTATA, -QUEEN ESTHER" FOR BENE- FIT OF MAGRATHITES Alta, Jtn. Card- ston Tabernacle scored auoiU- er IriuuHti latt tUght, rvhea they produced with remarfeafele EUCCC-SS the bwjUfu! sacreJ cantata "Queen tiie Immense audience In at- tendance pronouncing it beyond a doubt the flceft presentation iu ao operatic line ever witnessed on a lo- cal slags-. Tlie remarkable blending of voices In Ihe choruses, sustaining with excellent effect the. major roles, most admirable and pleasing, disi'Iayinj long acd skilful training. The title role was exceedingly suslalued by Mrs. Coomt-s. and Kinj Arlhur 1.. Smith proved himself an artist of unusim! merit. The roles of llanran and Mor- tiecal fo-and capable Interpreters In Mr. Cure aud and Mies Hose Archibald was "well received In her !urt of Persian Princess. Pos- spssing a rich contralto voice, j nlth an and graceful stage ence. Hartley won well-cieservec applause in Ler delineation of the character of Zerisli, llaman's wife The minor characters did excelled work, the entiro dlsplaylns extraordinary balance. The scenery costuming and were admirably arranged, adding much to tho success of two performance. Tho vALuE.GF FARM LANDS. WILL the common unirrigated plains of Soii- thern Alberta ever reach the values attain- ed by similar lands in the middle weslern States? It is an oft-repeated question, which has nat- urally had many answers. It is a mailer of great concern to nearly everyone in the country, espec- ially at the present time when'real estate is some- what quiet. The answers generally heard as 'casual remarks, are in the affirmative. Men who have something to sell fm.ctuac me Ihst Ir.r.i Values are advancing, not swiftly perhaps, but steadily. The chronic knocker says thai they will never reach a value beyond fifty dollars an acre. Just here, a remark made lo the Financial Post of Canada, by a man who knows, may have some bearing on lliis interesting topic. He was asked, during his experience in Nebraska, he had ever known farm lands actually lo depreciate in value. He replied Uiat while there may have been periods when prices stopped going up, he had never seen them actually drop. These times of seeming depression in land sales are simply periods of adjuifr.ient of value. Farm lands in the State of Nebraska sell rehtlily at from ?100 (o an acre. Forty years ago they sold for 53.50. Greater proportionate increases may be cited in Western Canada, anu il docs nol necessarily fol- low lhat land in Alberla will be fanned for forty years before it attains Ibis value. This fnrm luiul specialist looks upon land in Western Canada as a better investment than the productive Stale of Nebraska. He believes lhat the rise in value will he more rapid, because the intrinsic and producl- Ive value is grealer. The longer the values re- main as they are, the mort rapid will be Ihe settle r. ment of the country, and as Ihe prairies are set- Iu keep the fanner tied hands and feel io (he various interests now so busy fixing [lie murkels so as to squeeze both producer and con- sumer. The Herald has been assured by a local stock raiser Ihal the interests which dominate Ihe livestock market iu Uiis province have been ig. known to raise prices two dollars per hundred- c, weight inside of a few hours in order lo offset the compelilion of outside buyers who invade 'he market occasionally. If the price of six dollars j which was paid in Hie morning was honest, why Hie need of raising it two dollars by night. That is one of Ihe many illustrations which go lo dis- prove the argument that the consumer and pro- ducer cannot benefit at ihesuiiie lime. The farm- ers are not getting the prices and the consumers are paying the highest prices in years for what they eat. There is no doubt but Iliat some inter- ests are playing a hand in which they hold the four aces and the joker. 11 is time to hit them a blow, and the way lo do il is by the duty aiid destroying the privileges, which1 they were given >yilh the best of intentions and which thev have abused. OUR POINT OF YIEW Forecaster Foster predicls the worst storms of years during February and March. Congress and Parliament both in session and war in no wonder! "Hell will hold Wilson and myself before I is the remark allributed to President Huerla. He seems to be preity sure of himself, but probably Mr. Wilson would be obliged if he would speak for himself only. If high freight rales are shutling our coal out of the U. S markets, it looks as if Ihe railway committee of the Hoard of Trade had a problem facing them for solution. Anything we can do for our coal industry 13 a boost for the whole cilv. The city commissioners made no mistake in deciding against a reduction of present discounts on electric light bills. It is good business in ad- ministering public, utilities to give consumers the best possible service at rates which will just show n profit. Il helps the workiiigman to forget for a moment, al least, lhai old bugbear, Ihe H. C. of L. sou, are especially deserving of men _ tton ar.d congratulation the i flcent manner in ivhlch produced tbTR difficult wnrt. AH ts in readiness for the mid-win ter poultry find pet slock shoo- whiel will be Tuesday in th hall. The prize lists for th shon- aro a late 'lo appearing be 'ause of the rush of work in the Lctb bridge Jot where they are be ire done, the local printers also bo In? loo b-jEy.lo lake the job. Tie sec reUry of the choir. B. iMatVin, Is r A )itne more consideru- countryaide becomes a vast intensive farmstead. of ,he ajvanlnges of Henderson Park lake In oiher words, the longer the values remain no, amiss. abom tnc an average reasonable price, which will induce 'hand in for lhc amusement of skulr-rs quick settlement, the faster they will rise in value a whin they do take an upward trend. Just as fast as the productive capacity of sny country in- creases-will Ihe value of its farm land increase. This will one of the greatest factors stimulat- ing mixed farming. History repeats Itself, and Alberta has nothing lo fear. GIVE THE WEST FREE WHEAT. TpHE HERALD trusts the givcmmenl will gronl the western farmers the boon of free wheat, ff will do more than anything else io put lo rout the inlcrests which nre n( present manipulating the prices by giving the grain growers Hie benefit gf Ihe competition afforded by tin American Victoria has no! n'lvjinrrd so far in munHptd legislation as iml Ihcy have u cmlum bylaw which contentious civic problems may be submitted lo Ihe people for (heir decision. Here is the latest cmeslipn to be submitted to the voters: "If is desirable lhat the municipal, provincial find federal franchise be (-ittndcd la women on li-niw with into Tlie vole will be Inkcn on .Inn. 15, and the uiilcnmc be wiilch- will- interest by Hie ladiis of l.iMhbridifo in sec if Vicltirians look .so fnvonibly on woman franchise as people, For Strength, Flavor, Economy and all-round Excellence: BUY BLUE RIBBON is a Trifle Hard on SHoe is Busy It is uses! in (huiisiuuls of liuines because it is the bcsl tea sold. YOU (ry it Send this Advertisement with 26 cents to Blue Ribbon, Limited Winnipeg, for the Blue Ribbon C, x; Book. The best cook for uie In Western Canada. Write name and address plainly, Cardston. Jan. leader of ;e Caniston school cadet corjjs sot ulle a Jolt last week uhpn tha father one of his promising young sotdters tmo to blra with a protest against htj on takltg (he drill. His ftrguuieut as that It was ueatios out elioe leaih r to no advantage. I'oor 1 tuber had ot had the truth properly lodged liat hen the bcw.rd introduces the drill into tho curriculum It is ist as compulsory for bis son to ran-.? gravel as to study geopri ardston lias the largest cadet corps outh of the Crow's Nest railway he most efficient, tho only other bo- ng iu the Magiath selicol. Drill on f doors has keen held with uuluter upted regularity all winter and the orpa Is In splendid condition. S. hurber Is the teacher in charge. Cardston Creamery has come to be ne of (ho great Industries of the outh country. On Saturday last Mr. tclatosti made JOOO pounds of bul- er. There does not seem to bo any ailing off since December be- an to come in, and St will bo only matter of a few weeks till new cows [Anglican church, Catdstoii, was held Ell begin to come in and the Friday night in the Mission house, ply continue throughout the Canon Mowat presiding. Fuc ANNUAL MEETING OF ST. THOM- AS' CHURCH, CARDSTON, GAVE CAUSE FOR RE- JOICING Cardslon, AHa., Jan. an- nual vestry meeting ot. St. Thomas 'ho output for the year which ends anuarr 31, will show much more but- er manufactured than any of the pat- estimated. Very' strong exception has been tak- en by many of Cardston's citizens to tiio r-arae written on the window of one of Cardston's pool halls. It Is re- that a private citizen approach' ONEFOUR NEWS Happy Now Year opened wtlh two Inches of sno-.v on Ilia ground ivhlcb fell duritis thw nltiht. 0. Grceiio has built a new lour is letting up a stable 15x24 on liomcstrnd In Section il and ejects lo slart work on her now home soon. Our Montana neighbors over tUo line had a big dance at the hall ou Iho Cox llanrli. New Year'3 Eve. Tho Grceno orchestra ol Onefour ed the music. Postmaster T. b. Duncan has been notified by the department at Otta- wa that Onefour is to bo aupyllei with racial vhicli will' be a gre.it convenience for mall oider bUSl- Mr and Mrs, Jas. K. en- for Mission- at a New Year's dinner in cba'rities ior of their visitors, .Mr. and Mrs. ap_ .Julius Larson and family o( New .Messrs. Vi. UltewcU K. X. Darker reported the year's financ- M. A total ol S5SD has (iron raised by the church For the work of the parish. Ot this HOG has I ecu expended for ovfr ,ronl Dayton. One of those big fat turkeys was sacrificed on the occasion. "church cxpoiiscs, and the i plied on account carried 1013. Besides this, S50 has bcca paid iwas E cd the proprietor recently offering (hc churdl ai.count GuesiE rrtEent were Mrs. Mary A. pay cost ot. putting up another interest. This leaves a balance due on Miss MjTtle and Archie. sign if the name were changed. There j thG tending Of S250, and the congrc- Mr. mid Mrs. Pro. H. Whlteeel and are rumors of a pool mixup at Card- lgaiion paj-s 3 pt.r cent. interest jltoy, Mr. xnj M.-s. Creeno and ston similar to that which Magrath :on this. The organ lur.d 'which u.as been fighting for some time. Or.e separate from the other business of of the proprietors refuses to pay his, the chvrch was substantially dccreas- llcense and promises to fight the and is now considerably less than In atlever sketch on Provincial Psy- chology which has been appearing in MOO. HeporEs vrcre received from various organizations in connection reuce, Messrs. H. E. and ir, Dur.can. DIcivie as treasurer, reporU-d the Sen- but did you ior Woman's Auxiliary. The sum of JS120 raised by this organization enthusiasts expended on organ fur.d, chuzcli shape. Building, and various charities. Mrs. some periodicals lately, the current 'with the church. Mrs. (Dr.) Stack- conversation set down for Cardslon, pjjol as secretary, ami Mrs. F. C. IB as follows: "Yea, of course, this is a dry town say three The batket hall down to business in Manager Snitth has not picked his aU .Stackpool aiyi Miss Caulucr present- play era yet, but the league- learn thc "Pott of the Junior Guild, vlll bechosren this weeH. Other gym- ladies of the congregation nashim sports are being held in to organ fund assembly hall under auspice, ot t thc Yonng Men's and Young Ladles' r. an Mutual Improvement ABfioclatlons. ;pointed for ap" There has been considerable acllv- IN HEART OF CITY HOTEL SAVOY SEATTLE "Tnilre Sol IJ Comfort" In the ccalre of ..-US .loreson tothsklrj. Buikllr.r fire narDLC. EtROPEAS PtAS-JI Jir.? WlK Ity at the mill of the Cnrdston Milling no equipment of Cardston 1111 will not need lo stand idli [her season. A.' W. Lancaster, who has been lerk for Trenholm Dlckson, clerk of court at Macleod, has been ap- olnled assistant clerk and stono- irapher at the lower agency, Blood eserve, succeeding Mr. Ur-iloruood eslgned. holiday with friends. He rill remain permanently In Magratll. Manager Keonlg has also returned 'rom a short rest. Mr. Cannlcolt n charge of Ihe bank during the manager's absence. GETS FIVE YEARS Weyhiirn, Bask., Jan. M. convicted yesterday hy Judge Wood of hurtlary and theft and was sentenced to The In Prince Albert penitentiary, LJLUJMM! i 'I I 'i Every Drinking Man Reeds Help No man !i p.Ml'rled lo drink haWt, whether he rlrlnVa i-oilcillcallv can tiop of liis OAT rtrlr'x I? ,1 -IVsr-e -vhr'.' i.r.tA be Thi. I f now Ih.. Ine I'nl ted anj tu thoovsiil; rd tr mdtl conrui.it: drinker can by frnm all dcair. or craving Ior alcoh lie bovcrsies i: a few t'.K'ji' time Its 1h3 Wea Ticairr.er.t Is a vsgetabl remedy laVcn no hypodcr wlc Inlscllons lielng rnploicil. Call, i-honc or wrllc for full Inffir rr.allon. All treat. XEAL INSTITUTK 120 Ave. W., Calgary. W, 4525 ,rrt v L Syr.ort K' orapany during the last few weeks. N Uarkcr auditors, Messrs. Matt Tille the company has not been f The supreme thrill ftnd tlon of -LD Ocean voyaire. tho tn- loyrcent ot thD luxtirioua EUT- so cornfortkblb anil chterful. Is do-jblx appreciated whon comfort IB assured. THE RELIABLE o operate- on Its own account, an Uiddell, J.' liplch- angement hRS been made with farm-'erj llanner, Morris, and Dr. Stack- rs to grist their loads of vvlieat and; {nrdape scct'etary, Mt. Morris. ome half dozen men have been at 1 ThR church gees into IS! 1 with a ork. Bran, shorts and all feed 0[ amj uridcr 1 gain for sale, and i' is hoped thai the able adminisdaUon ol Canon Mowat Hour land liev. Jj. V. Hardy, good success lo an- s assured. VESTERN CANADA COAU OPERATORS' ASSOCIATION Held Annual Meeting on Friday tasl at Fcrnle to Organize for the Year Fernie. D.O., Jan. annual r.eetlng of the District Coal Opera- ors' association was held In the of- ice of Ihe Crow's Nest Pass Coal Co. n Friday last. Those present 'were W. F. McN'eil, Cnlgsry; A. C. McGlb tion and 3. Whllesldc. Toward, Tabor; J. 0. Held, I.-Mh bridge: J. Drojn. Hillcretl, and Lewis Slockclt, Ciliary. OwinB lo nlek- ness, Mr. Wilson, general manager ol he Crow's Neal Pass Coal Co., nnable to be piestsnl. NEW LIBERAL london, Eng., Jan. Harold ilarmsworlli, or.e o' the N'ow Year's peers, who has not yet announced his new litle, Is starting a Liberal party In opposition to his elder bro- ther. Lord NorlSclfffo. For this jy.ir- e he has bought Ihe Dally -Mirror from Lord N'orlhcllffo and his asso- ciates, anil Ihlends to convert It Into ,'itcTul f.irty newspaper. II Is said Ihal tho Dally Mirror closed out Its Manchester edition and dis- charged everybody there. AGED LITIGANT DEAD London, Jan. 12. Mrs. Oeorglna Wcldon, tho octogenarian wifo ol N'orrcy, hitrg of amis, once a famous vocnllBl, at Urlglilon on Sunday. Sho L'alncd fam? 25 2 winning a verdict of 5MCO against Hussell of of from ns well an verdicts or and 500 from ESTABLISHED 1840 haa en rnvlabte record, well tJ by IU lone experience and ir.alnUlnctl -fy KB careful man- You Would Do Well wrlicn travelling-, or It lEndlng- for rcUtlves or friends, [o iee THECUNARD CANADIAN SERVICE which, with adJLdd fiocomtnoda- iltTi. offen for your a mo-t conipltta Itet ot enlMnRn on NEW, PAI.ATIAI. carrying one clasa (lij Cabin and third clan or.ly, The Cunard Company also maintain strvlccj 1 iin-ccn Xew Yorlc, rishguard, I-lTCrrool. QuconstOwn FJshgasnl, Liverpool. Now Vorfc, Mc-JHcrrar.win, ArJilallc. Incliid. Ing Iho faplcpt fteamcra In the tyorldj( "Lualianla" and "Maurt- Noir bultiling (or CenadUn Service: S.B, TJelfills of Eilllr.gs ani Inir, lUcratnro rnar be ohlsir.ca from Any KaUwnv nP Affent, or by Tile Cl'.N'AIMJ STHAHSHIl" COHI'ANV, LTD, Ins ISLAND P.M. CHOOSES J, W. CAMPBELL AS REEVE Bow Island, Jan. Kural Municipality of Bow islRm! Md lliclr cetlr.g a few .days ato, and J. amr-hpll 'wag EignSn oV.rtcd HCOTO. Tie ?r'ntp mads to spools In Ihfi V-tnlclpallty: Cro.i Cheer nielrlct. 1170.00; Hock- THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR EDMUND D.C.U, PreiWtnt ALKXANDEti LAIRD, .Vnnoacr JOHN Gtntrll V. C. IlKOWN, SuncrinUr.tlcnt of Ccr.lrel Brinchci mm PAID UP, sis.coo.ccFlsEPi re, TOURISTS AND TRAVELLERS The Rar.k of Commerce, by rrason of its number of branches m tvcry Province of Canada, wiili dfrcc! rcprcneniadon in London, New York, San Frartiiico, Scatllc, PortlanJ, Ore., an-j Si. Jclin'a, NJld.r with Ate nil CorrespoDtlcnls in every p.vt of Ihe world, ij able lo offer facilillcs to the puhlle, cnablinff to oblain monny in ibe simplest way i( any rpinl on the vforlil ever. The Travellers' Chctjucs ar.d Letters of Credit issued overcome the annoyintj [liflicuhics of obtaining: fundj ask for nrollcAntt for the cspccriily in places where- idcntifiraiion isdifTiruli. On, all appHcitlnns to be In by or> All Iht- count ricn of thc world, drawn !i> sfcriing', -----its, lire, kronen, etc., can be cashed or pjrcliarcd at reasonable rates. W. 6 rnont School Blfitrlei. Tho council thin dfEcuesed Itic sal- ary of the secrelary-treasnter, and It was decided to place this at }7n.OO per irjontfj, this lo Incl-iOe l-'-c IDS of aeaoffling. H wns also tic- cllfo the I9th of tho month, whw tho coun- cillors "HI meet again. All tbs cou: were I Lethbridge Branch R, T, Brymner, Mgr, ;