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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 17, 1906, Lethbridge, Alberta thbridge Herald VOLUME I i he Canadian Bank of Commerce HEAD OFFICE, r RONTO �vser,cfund, $4,500,000 Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000 I! K. WALK Kit O IHiN r.KO. i OX r I.KA i. ti"'! mi'I M i a. er 135 IN CANADA BRANCHES AND Til 10 IN1TI-I) STATUS A general Banking Bnsincss Irangaclcd. Accouls miiy be opened and conducted by mail with all branches of this Bank. SAVINGS BANK DEPART.M IJNT. Deposits of $1 and upwards received, and interest allowed at current rates. Interest added to the deposit twice in each year, at the end of May and November. The depositor is subject to no delay whatever in the withdrawal of whole or any portion of the deposit, Lethbridge, (Alta.,) Branch G. G. K. NOURSE, MANAGER THE 2i MRCS THE HOUSE OF SATISFACTION OPPOSITE C0AL0ALE HOTEL -Havk Yor Hkakd POLICY or SATISFACTION ADOl'TCl) BY THIS CiHOWINO STORK FOU 15)00 ------- It is beyond doubt the most wonderful policy any store could adopt, for by it you are under an absolute guar-untee of perfect satisfaction. lust think what this means to you to know that matter what you buy you know it will be all we claim for it. It's simply this: You're sure of what you buy here; we're sure of it and guarante-e NICW AKKIVi A Shipment of Men's line Shoes. THE 2 Bank of Montreal ESTABLISHED 1817 Capital all paid up...... Reserved Fund......... Balance Profit and Loss. . $14,000,000 . 10,000,000 665,159 Head Office, M�-U of Furs exceptionally heavy. We need u ni them into cash and we realizo that the 'wonderfully cheap." and that we're a success because we do as we say. y at reduced prices as at the regular The mild weather before Christmas leaves on the money represented in the stocks, and we've got shortest turn to getting what we want is to make tin doing and no mistake. You never had such an after holiday assortmen, to select from, as you can have here now and you certainly never had choice from finer goods. Our reductions are genuine and our sales are alwav-t You have Southard's guarantee for satisfaction as ohcerf prices. Here is just a few of the bargains. Men's Russian Calf coat, worth $30.00, sale price.................... No. 1, Tusinuuiau Coon coat, worth $40.00, sale pi ce................. Men's Coon coat, worth $50.00, sale price........................... Men's choice Northern Coon, worth $00.00, sale; price................ Men's choice Northern Coon, worth $75.00, sale price................ Men's choice full furred Northern Coon, worth SS">.(KJ, sale price...... Men's very choice full furred Northern Coon, wor'h $100.00, sale price. Men's extra choice full furred Northern Coon, worth $125.00, sale price Ladies' choice Northern Coon, worth $00.00, sale price............... It will pay you to keep one eye open for Bargains. We never sleep. 29 32 40 *tt 72 Si so 70 f)5 (50 75 50 0 OS 00 \TX. ! A NEW JRAILROAD Alberta Southern to Build from Lethbridge LINES NORTH, EAST AND WEST Application to be made to the Alberta Legislature. TWO DELEGATES NEW C. P. R. AGENT Mr. McCrea, Transferred, to be Succeeded by Mr. Moe.of Macleod. people ol ljetnoricige aim we ar  | just as certain that the job depart- j Lethbridge is about to lose a nieiit will convince the people that] popular citizen and a capable C. 1 we are not boasting, but merely > R. official, by the removal of G. L. stating facts. A BOOST FOR LETHBRIDGE j Mayor Rogers Tells about Town's Advantages. the Mr. lie mche^ and Agencies at nil the principal points in Canada Also m London, Lngland, New York, Chicago, Spokane und Newfoundland , vr� lers' Circular Lcttersof Credit and Commercial Credits issued for use in all parts of the world COLLECTIONS MADE ON FAVORABLE TERMS M . ... i I , �,  I � [I ,�l i!l |M. i.e.  . U:ie.# I S! .� 8. K i �): -i i.'I C  : B' Interest ullowed an deposits at current'.rates Lethbridge Branch - F. R. REEVE Manager it % X * X GO TO A. EASTON & CO. Harness and Saddles, Trunks and Valis, s, Kcbes ami Blankets, WHITS, SPURS, HITS, ETC., ETC. Ordered Work a Specialty. HAY. OATS AND WHEAT FOR SALE A DDK ESS BOX 2ol, LETHBRIDGE Mayor Rogers was in Winnipeg | last week and did not fail to sound ' the praises of this*town. A lengthy interview with him appeared in the Free Press. He covered the sub-jects ot irrigation, ranching, fall wheat, beet sugar and climate. The mayor told the newspaper man that Lethbridge could of!'.>rgreater iudiicemeutb to industries than any town in the west, as it was in a position to furnish power and water at a nominal figure, and slack from the coal mines could lie had at 50c a ton. The mayor also made the very wise suggestion that Lethbridge-would be an appropriate place for the manufacture of candies, bis. cuits or oilier industries in which sugar is the principd ingredient. Lethbridge. he |>oiutcd out. must also liecome a gnat milling centre. The town gives no bonus to industries, but offers liberal exemption from taxes for a number of years. "This section." continued Mr. Rogers, "to my mind is much better than any part of California, and is fully equal, if not better, than Denver. Colorado I have much cx|iericiuv in the matter and belie\c if the consumptives of Canada could be sent there in the early stages of the disease, fully ill) ]xjr cent of jmtients suffering from | it would recover. 1 greatly regret ( McCrea. C. P. R. agent. Creu's health has been n�, some time, and he was compelled g�ry ami on U> M.-e to ask to be transferred from L yL here. 1'nder the conditions the company consented. Mr. J. Moe, agent at Macleixl for several years, will liecome agent here. The changes go into effect at tho end of the month. Wesley Church At the service DR. C. C. CBAGG PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON O Ik.    ilicii.bo' �e u,'.> Dtue. Siorr 'PHONE Office 125 Y House 94 DR. P. W. TULLER PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON LETHBRIDGE OUire.-Ov*T OtC� Bsrtier Shop Hours-|ii::tll to 12 .i.t> noon ; .1:00 10 ,1:00 p T ; 7;ou u> 8:30 p m OH ce NijiUi Ueli and Telephone that the government of the various provinces an* building sanitariums forconsumptives in their provinces. This 1 fear is due to the narrow feeling ol provincial governments, who, in awarding their grants, inai.e conditions that the money must be spent within the jurisdiction of their own territories. When a man hashing trouble, he requires the best conditions possible. These can be obtained in Alberta. We have there high uliitude with dry mild climate and an abundance of sunshine, all of which are conducive to health for the patient with pulmonary diseases. The Dominion government should set aside a township of land, and the govern Sunday evening, in addition to the hymns und anthems, a beautiful solo entitled, "Oh Dry Those Tears" wus sung by Miss Allie Tiffin. The uudienct was very large and appreciative. In the song and social service at the close of the evening service the Young Men's parlor was filled to its utmost capacity. Application is to be made to the egislature at its coming session for an a�.t to incorporate the Alberta Koui'ueni Railway, which proposes to build lines iroin this town. One branch will run from here to Calgary, (mother in a westerly direction towards Hiitisli Columbia and a third from Macleod to intersect the branch from here to Cal-licine Hat. _ . ' represents the jxTsons who are making this application but when a Herald man braced him in his office for the names of those behind this road lie smiled and intimated very pleasantly that, he could not tell us. Down in Regiu.'i. application for the Canadian Central Railway is being made. This road, wid have branches north, west and aouth and it is surmised J. !. Hill is at the back of it. Mr. .Johnstone was as. ed if Mr. Hill had anything to do with the Alberta Southern, but he did not enlighten us. "Is the new railroad certain to be built r" the Herald asked. "Beyond a doubt," replied Mr. lohnstone. This was cheering news and the newspaper man ielt with the im-piessiwn that Lethbridge was certain of new railways, no matter whether .1. .1. II ill T. U Shutigh-hess;, was backing ihein or not. id collections,152.(.IO. rent of manse after ixiying for repairs as at Dec. 21 15105, 40 25. total, 50^.15: special - collection for home missions. 75.00; Will Represent New City at Con* for Manitoba college, Tii.OO; from VCntlon St. Mary's mission, 5.70; amount _* contributed by the ladies aid for , organist fund. 50.00, for schemes of Lethbridge council favors the the church. 50.00, for missionary �JWll,,,3t!,t.IOIII.�? thu iV^Jl* Unl�5 fund. 25.00; special collection for of M,ulc,pa .ties. Aid Oliver and Lords Day Alliance. ; amount' V]urk represent contributed by Westminster guild. ?llIB.clty,lttf llu' T***T�t ��n to be ti.W); manse rental applied in pay- h''kl- i.1"8 w�8 decided upon at muiit of repairs. 1511.75; total, 2/.HW. ^ mating of the city council on 1 Monduy night at which Mayor " Exixuiditurc^pastor's stiiM nd.' �"�[ Aldermen Harding, 1 - *� 1 �" Dooley,McClure, Robinson re present, and (j . Overfield (.,, hl ,i0||ars I were given permission to redeem d liars. 12si'ot ^ r�.pairing .if hurcN 27.1 li:.,l;�; (Jalt: >0; 'M!ier col-e represent-count in the  general ue-ca:di in treas- ,irs on the ' I, teachers ;_'"st at tend-year was 10'.'. iis were read and showed the spiritual and financial condi tions of the congregation to satisfactory. (J. H. Johnston reported for the session, showing the baptisms dm ing the year to have been Ki. Th average attendance at the coinun ions had been 4tf. Nineteen new oininunicaiits had been received. Fourteen members were removed, two being by death The number now on the roll is 10S. The board of managers reported through C. li. Bennett that The collections totail. liil lie unexpir- I pi liod o|' .Ic-tse l'l i -e . t). L. McKniglit was re-. I,.' -d iatioiial secretary. .1 uvasuivr and .1. 10 uiilitor. The usual anuity of $250 voted Rev. ('has. M'cKillop. Before the ineiubeis ilispersed. the ladies served refieshuieuts ami ill 1'iijoyahlc half hour was spent in social intercourse. It was reported that the balance in the bank in the city's favor on Jan. 1 was S1U7.40. It was decided to retain the services of C. F. P. Conybeure as city solicitor at a salary of $500 per year. A petition from ratepayers, east of Westminster road and south of the "ditch." for water for irrigation purposes was filed and the clerk was instructed to coniimiuicalu with the A. R. and I. in regard to extending the ditch to this section. The following accounts were presented-News Printing Co., $9, R, tiieen, $2.5". Lethbridge Lumber Co,, $18.21. -...J. McDiarimid, $33. 50, G. L. Vroouian. Si.75, Beutley Co., $0.70. A. R. iV 1. Co., $24.75, Horner nu thbridge, i S5 per trip, the ilrivir to be paid extra. It was recommended that l he Bell Telephone Co. be notified that the tire department would not require the alarm service after the first of February. was is being installed by Mr. Edwards, hud been spent on the mans.- ami ...... members had agreed to the physicial director. | that two contribute $2 Councillor Hicks, at the last ine-eting of the Raymond council suggested that a public function of some sort should be helel in that town in aid of fhet Gait hospital, ments of the provinces should each ! Councillor Hick.s ide-a is good; build a saiiitorium and support it, i there is no more worthy object in so that thousands of Canadians j Southern Alberta than the hos-might be suved every year." j pital. mmi....... .._7."> if the congregation woiilel raise another $27"> by april I to clear the* church of its elebt of $550. The treasurer's report was as follows: Receipts Cash on hand, Jan. 15)05, 12.71 ; church collections for the year, 1,5)1)0.45; Bpeeial collections for church debt: raiseel by the ladies aid, 315.00, proceeds of spec A Prosperous Place. Re\ M. llille-re-nd, of Claresholin sin-lit Sunday in town and while here gave' us some' very interesting lacts couce'i'iiing the prog,ess ami proH|N>rity of our sisti r l-urg. Clan sh jIiii is one of the ambitious towns o. Alberta. Its citi/cns are iiie-n of preigre-ssive spirit and full of faith in the future. A public school building is in e-eairse of e-ive-tiem that will cost $5,000. El-ee-tric lights have; be-e-n iustalleel, the svsti'tu li-ing very coinpleteand sa isfa lory. A flour mill is about n i.dy o liegiu operatie>n. A bell i .ia� oee-n plai'e-d in the- Me-lliodist church which will serve- U> call the worshipper and te> souiiel ui alarm in case' of fire. Laud values are rapielly appretciatiug iiuel the population increase's with rapid strides. Among those who have an eye upon the place for business purposes is Dr. J. S. Stewart-, of Lethbridge, H. J. K. of P. Officers. The Knights of Pythias elected otlie-ers at their re-fc, ilar nie-etiiig on We-elneselay e-vi-niug as follows: ' 'hane-ellor Comiiiaaeler. Jos. Short-liolisi-, vice-l'haiu-e-llor, E. Wakely, past Chancellor, E. Frase-i% Irelute. C. F. P. Cony-beare-, P. ti. C. Master of work, E. .1. Eraser, K. of R. snel S.. und M. of F., S. G. Davis, Master of Ex-ehequi'r, A. Elision, Master of Anns. A. E. Hansford, Inside guard, John McTuggurC, outside guard, .). W. Keau P. C. The installation takes place to night. On Thursilay evening .he members^ Intel a bampie-t in the loelge room* and it will go down en record'as one of the jollies! affairs of the I season. Jce- cream ami ice? cieam soelus at Ke-an's on Saturday. Saloonke-eperB in Chicago have is Dr. J. S. Stewart, ot M-iuunugo, b|,ua foH;LH, 'hy u ju,.y to m $n,_ who has opened dental parlors there , -u0 for j^^ijjg tt.umi a drunkaid. burta is so well *i ert.sed among 1 dissolved. The new 1 a.lioment bftf our American niei bois or better! been called known than Clan .olm. to meet Feb. i Elections are being held. 13. ;