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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 17, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDGE HERALD HINTING of Job SGBSCRIPTION Advance a year Oti a year ADVERTISING Per Month Per Inch TOWARD Tha or any other railroad should be encouraged in all efforts put forth to nuke Lethbrklge a large railroad centre but that en should not be so far as to allow corporations to trample on our rights or stifle criti cism of wrong Tha Herald believes the is and can a great doal to advancing Tho city should deal with the big road generously as possible but it would be foolish to follow a lay down policy and allow it to run It has not attempted to do but iC the advice of some peo ple were followed it would be given a Iree hand to do nearly as it tathbridge wants to avoid being a corporation controlled Encour aging a railroad or any other in stitution is a different matter to hand nj the future of the city over Lethbridge should watch ev ery movethe railroads make in or dar that the interests of the city be On ths other hand it should offer encouragement ia all legitimate ways to every rail road that seeks to enter this city aid in its And why should not the take up this matter oud if to be the reasonable ctmUuiion of the can be by without to any extent imposing a hardship up the general and without injustice to the then the w is opportune to reenact the eight hour It is the llinurs Unions of the Crows Nest Pass led by have offered the most bitter opposi tion to the supporters of the Al boria government on every this same government have al ready placed upon to the effect that tne favorable or adverse atti tude of any class or cpn will not in the least af fect or influence the governnkjiit in carrying out what they doom to be in the The Liberal convention which nom inated Simmons as a candidate for the totfelative assembly endorsed the eight hour law for and as a of that practically pledged himself to sup a The ubiquitous Sherman is appar ently too busy with politics to take any active interest in legisla tion for ihii uinars in this The tinw is opportune for the gov erumen I to give this important ques tion careful and dispassionate con ftnfl if the pubic and gen eral interests are not likely to then to gracefully grant to tlu miners as a of lawwhat they so persistently claim as a mat ter of proposition Wed bettor turn that sign ihv j of Gtiuuda to the cold dip leaves 1 What Lethbridgxj should do right I away is enyago a publicity commasj iay him a good salary and let la i m devote his thus to keeping this city bofore the in statistics tlmt will appeal to who want infoniiat icn about this part cf many Tha Herald to httvu forgotten the forget that tlv rainfall in 1OG xvtis That ought to convince luudsoifkers that theiv is lots of moistuix1 in Young Mens This is btul weather for tho Ixiu Instead of granting Senator Kirch fcofior a lease of swamp land for huntng the Dominion gov ernmont should have madehim King of Labrador or iho North for thc Senator dearly loves u Senator Kirchhoffcr has no right to swamp AH he wants them for is to entertain the nobility from over the whom he likes to hobnob Kirchoffer is a typo of tha man who gets tha swelled head if a Lord or iiarl even bows to EDITORIAL THE Lethbridge is not in need of other hotel at least not such as the Davis house on Bar oness could The city has six hotels now and if one is really it is a hotel superior to any we now pos We want the stanJard lowered but raised and a licenfse for the Davis house provide in feitor The in granting licenses should always consider the character of the be provided and the of the If they do so in this not a minute in re fusiag the Just as a gentle wo might mention a baseball match took place on ths public square a year ago next Cnlgnry is disstitisfietl with the service ihaIJell Telephone is in that The Herald hasnt much UM for the Bell as a mon opoly but it must say it is giving Lethbridge a very satisfactory ser It could hardly be improved We would remind Simmons fore he leaves for Edmonton that legislation fixing a bounty on coy otes would be acceptable amongst the farmers and stock These animals are a pest and should begot rid AN EIGHT HOUR In tho year chiefly at the in stigation of Senator De who then Leihbridge Elec toral District in the Territorial As eight hour law fcr min ers was placed upon the statute of thsjNorth West The government were lukc warm in of Ino and when in 1900 who ihsn represented and who Was supposed to champicn ths cause the advocated Ilaultain abandoned n and although tho unpioned Z is the cold of rathor lack pf on the ol lnc emnxnt was taken as a CriP their j and was thjm wiped from the and un by the Legislative binaethat chiefly on account brought upon the opcra The Council wants to stick to that city engineer We havent heard one whimper ajfainst FL Fowler will make a tfpod chief of the fire IIo has the confidence and respect of the men and that is the main Nearly everything in has vancod in th2 past except the Opposition in the It still remains at Lethbridge has six hotel That is plenty enough ax Tho Young Mens CluL of Wesley Church hold tliLir annual service for youuy men on Sunday The was filkvl with uu audience Consisting largely of A oimule voicys led in tha singing of A short address was given on Tha All thc close of tho tions woro in aid of thc Club Kvery person contributing ona dollar or upwards was en tilled to a Ab cut SOU was realized representing 35 nw Tho club now ts well It has a well furnished luilor and room where cur rentpapers and magazines tire al ways on Jumos of chess and dicckers may 13 engaged and ones sparo evenings uuiy bo spent pkasuiv and helpful This room is open each livan and may tc used by any one whohruvniburs of tho Club or Thojymnashmi is now thoroughly filled up all nvxissary upto date including a shower which hus iust horn Instruction classes are held on Mon day and Friday a competent experienced has charge of a gooel sized Feinie Liberals did a good strcke mtQ gocd of business when they nonunatcd in of a ronipoli a leading as tio modals will be A series of pleasant evenings being arranged which will be lev respectively to the Scotchman and the On these pvonings ilia characteristics of th3 nationalities wilf be discussed in interesting addresses and songs of an appropriate character will be Announcements of those evenings will be made the arrangements are com The general membership fee to thi their Dickfn is a hctidd and well informed miner and led the opposiiTon to President Sher man during the Fernie 9 REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE Established 1891 Real Estate For Sale in all parts of the ONLY THE BEST AND MOST RELIABLE INSURANCE COMPANIES REPRESENTED I I f Liberals intiid to raise tlio ON THE SIDE By the Tinier There are two hotels en Baroness road Why add another one A large uptodate hotel building would not be but there is no reason for granting a license to Ikivis I was told the ottor day that the several cars without doors down south to carry away some The agent got hud a man make tht doors ami put The bill was rendered and the lumber Ull was but not a cent was allowed for tho lahor or And tho is said to be a rich No Wo haveni been saying nmch ab the weather in tin be cause a lot of our readers in Da Minnesota and would they have ere that we were following in Ananias j Club is special gymnasium fee of j is oiletfd to those who join Armstrong is the treas It will pay to nuse the standard our not lower Before tho royal grain commission at Reifna min ister of opposed the siig of a reciprocal demurrage tax on because railways raight moot abnormal weather con ditions and because such legislation might prejudice capitalists who might myest He suggested a two year notice to railvays to im prove For some time the energies of the companies have used in extending roads and have neglected rolling is in accord with the VM tors by Unions the eight hour law has become rule in practic ally allthe Alberta with the exception of Taber mines still work ten hours but the operators have entered into an ar with the provjd Ipy for the introduction of the hour fn the near To the the merits and the ith txvo ex ceptions are largely otvl jxt of general The one is that the miners claim an eight hour law for underground work ers in since the character of the work entails more than tho amount of disconv Culgary worse than we do wiih its mail if what I heard jycar h last week is A gcntlenmn OnC told me that up to a lot of njs tho Christmas had not been j ieft handevi batter sorted but were lying in thc I Thc othar gCnLlcman to obH waiting for a convenient time the staff to clear them AT From the Manager White u couple of signcd contracts and is well pleased with Uoth players he has The pick of the two is Eddie a seconi has been travelling in fast company for past few He first gained notoriety in Brant ford in the Canadian League in 1901 and was picked up by Montreal in the Eastern the lie was secured by Grand Forks for and in 1905 had him on the regular Last played independent ball with of the Statuss balling average is a Ccthbridge Iron Klerks Iron Castings and Machine Work Structural Steel Sashweights MILL AND MINE SUPPLIES TRACTION ENGINE REPAIRS Valves Pipe Bar Iron Babbit Metal Miners Tools BOILER COMPETENT s REPAIRS OF ALL KINDS BOILERMAKER SENT OUT WHEN REQUIRED CHOICE SELECTED LANDS TPlBOR DISTRICT with tho siiTiiotl document is Anderson who was with JIcAlister College in His reputationis not so well as is a swift on the It is one hundred yards in 10 lie is also a left hand Th2re is room in Canada hundred more car if the nwls of the are to be Ths shortage of rolling stock is likely to seriously cripple wostcrn business during the next few The railroad may boss parliaments they cant control Jack He the big fellow under his thumb just New timers the old timers have been giving them guff about j known Sunny Southern tho land the sun always shrines anl the j negotiate the melts away in a But ths old limers must be for if thcs winters were as severe as even our ranchers would have been out of business long For cattle and sheep have roameil the prairie all winter Another that ought to suit thj new is tho fact that very jfciy sleighs are nowuhcn is there are more than sleighs and THE rHEATEST Manitoba Cattle Firm Holds the Worlds have thought it for to invest in when there fort and physical strain upon the American poli hit the nail square en tho head the other day he said There are two regarding public One is are elected the people to think for thorn the Safunlay The Free Press received from trcal soino rather startling i 01 lnc oi cattle from eastern Why Simply Iwcausi the from which it appeared that foolish rthc Gordon Fares was j Of had not the rarely any opportunity to use j American continent but the i for the year 1906 in the number of live cattle Gor Somj people thnk thc climate is waited upon for changing and blame it on the incomconfirniatiori cf anl tng of the whose cultivationstated his attention had oT tha soil hns brought more drawn to tha fact that during more MIOV and more The otbsr exception is that the vp erators insist it is much more to operate under an eight hour shift than under ten hour the that they are elected to carry out the wishes of the The more those theories are thc more important it is that the repre stniatives of the people should have proper kVea of their n my that they will be compellj the people should ed to raise the price of coal mater ially ifthey are compelled to adopt tfci The results cf experience hardly mem to lend much weight to the contention of the for it is that competition in thc and not the working day af flhe leinar has been the factcr in reg price paid by the con for And since tho oper ators atroagly object to openinglheir for they cannot tbe iaynmn for using this in coming to a rational then seems to be to tkat with the exception of Leth the miners through their fcave to j o4 Territorial to tnink for themselves and it do the duty of their suck as you gentlemen to carry out their wishes and if that occasion should arise when a representative of thc people cannot sec way clear to carry the wish expressed when he was elected by his fellow he ihc last year they had exported cf live of live One thing is certain that the 41 OOQ and this ctrt winter spell is bad for the of bcing chor but mighty good for the exporters of live cav Thc havy snow will fill the earth with on for i To read some outside is to ixilieve thousands of haxe bon dying m our a pity that the outsider know that range cattle are too wild to cpnw too close to humcn would make a stompctle f a few men on foot came near An Old Timer sajs that in a bad storm 20 years cattle were froz en stiff while standing up on tho Thats going then should resign a man who and give way to Calgary people dont mind how hot the evangelists make it for them this cod One nxin left Lethbridgo this week for the No doubt ho wanted to get away from thc Majcr cf McrficirW advccAtes tv tax pn real tstate ag A tax was proposed in Leth dvy f I but hasnt got past Chief ought to prganirxj a rifle brigade nod get out on the streets some fine day and all the untaggod They arc becoming the greatest nuisance in A law shouW be passed making ii an ofTcnco for a dog to be of its own unless the owner is with it ami looking afw the continent of and that in the Garden heiul of export caule Beanie Trojti western Soskatchexvnn jaikl with a few Manitobn tlie rWmafndjr frcm The sheep export all from There are not enough sheep for our own trftde in thowest at said To bo largest exporters of live slock in Oie world mrans to have beaten and anJ it is a matter of that the firm with this shotiid have its head fjuartrs in Winnipegand that more than twothirds oftho cattle export ed shouMhave como from THE We Have Exclusive Sale of the Choicest In Township Ennge IS Township and a large selection of the best lands in adjacent Lands We contemplate opening several local branch offices in Southern Albeila early the coming but present nil our business will be conducted from our General Offices at Duhith TheEUSH THIS SPBING will be the greatest known in the history of Canada ami vre advise intending purchasers to COME NOW and make your selections BEFORE SOMEONE ELSE GETS YOUR OPPORTUNITY General Agent The Cvlgarjr Herald in sue said that there were of cattle in 20 Why Higittbotham says had has ben electee mayor of i Cox has from tna prosiilcncy of tho Bank of I lie is succeeded by Byrt on i John Coshgan and exj have callcvl to New Effects in Cut Glass Our recent importations in clude nn assortment of Eng lish Rock quite different from that hereto fore Thr Crtntzl ItufU Jhc cult ns deeper han of tSscr years ineefftCiJs evrn nvr p It SiffvrFfrom Kirks Cut in til at I irpcndn more In Ti rry of de lurltB bejuiy ralhcr lhan ROFG Flowor Cen Decani ers nnd Jugs nro most prominent in the assort somn of which come monntwl in sterling others JEWELER ENGBA fe Agent for PIANOS KBRR Head Office LANDS IN BLOCK Retail or Warner Town Property AGENTS And also General Real Estate Dealers LIST YOUR PROPERTIES TVith With our Sintfs connections ve can probably reach more bnyeis than any other COME TO US TO ;