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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 27, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta Daily Herald Pfteud br the Daily Herald Printinf Co., Ltd., erery lawful evening at Ml ofloa, Bound St.. Lethbridfe, W. A. BUCHANAN, Meneging 'eetar and Editer- vue year, delivered..... Dally, eiz month, delivered. 2.M Dally, three months, delivered.. I.H bally. OIM mouth, delivered M Dally, onfe year, by mail six months, by mail 1.78 Daily, three months, by mail J6 Weekly Herald, one year I.M changed as often as de- aired hat both new and old address be Side Lights LIT HM. ALtlRTA. WCOWEiOAY, JANJAKY JT, IMI. A story is told of Sir Richard Cart- wright. The incident occurred some fifteen years ago. Sir Richard was announced to address a meeting in in Lennox county, n con- A GREAT PROVIN1CE When you sit down and take a mo- ment to think of it, does not this Al- berta of ours appeal to as about the real thing? That is, in view of its prospects. It has taken a long, lony time to -develop a combination of conditions and to within us the realization of what we are. The attitude of some two hund- red years was one of silence in regard j to this corner of the world and it took a mighty twist in convention to j change it. now, dovrn East where they the money of the country is con- trolled, there is wonderful scepticism About Alberta. These wise old heads really and truly wise, about their stituencyhe and his uncle before him represented for many years. There war a politician at that time named Campbell of may be alive yet' though, if so, is not now much heard had a great repu- tation among Conservatives as a stump speaker; and was given the cognomen of "The Little Gatlicg Gun.''" The boardings of the town were placarded with posters announc- ing that "The Little Gatling would reply to Sir Richard. On Sir Richard rising to speak, he referred in opening, to the placards and the announcement they contained. He said he was curious to learn in what sense the name "Gatling Gun" could be applied to ;i political speaker, and recourse was made to a dictionary, j "What A'i you think I machine TAFT't ADVICf TO NEGROES. Must Pretence a Thing Desirable. Augusta, Ga., Jmi. Tuft, speaking before tho colored Y.M.C.A. here this afternoon, moxle it plain that he was to be the negro's as well tho white man's president. "The that tho South can af- said Mr. Taft. "to the negroes transplanted to some other country to me always sounded nkw joke. They tried it down in Missis- sippi, and they were going to move them, not out of the country to Af- rica, but only across the river, and they had a riot. Of course that is absurd. "But if the negro would be respect- ed he must make himself worthy of respect. He must cultivate those virtues of providence, of industry, thrift, which will make him respected i as a laborer, as a fanner, as a skill- j ed mechanic, as a man contributing to the wealth of the community in i which he lives and without whose aid the--accumulation, of that wealth is impossible. "I want to add that T always want! The Bentley Co. 55 md Retiil LrTHIIKE he asked. "Here it turned by a crank.'" ____ _ It was some minutes' before Sir j to say before a colored audience that j Richard could continue his speech, so [you Americans. The idea of trans- j loud and-prolonged was the laughter.' hardly necessary to add that Mr. Campbell's fangs as a political ipponent for that occasion at least were successfully drawn. The com- of "machie" and "crank" heavy a load for him to bi nation was too carrv. business, would, -many of them, The Liberal side in the davs largely monopolized the wits the Joe" Rymal was sometimes a constant cle- -and to Sir John though House. "Honest though his humor somewhat- broad, i light to the just as rfbon throw their money at the moon as to invest it in Alberta, for the -reason that they can't see why if thia country is so good, it has not so long- undeveloped. Thev can't I i7 understand that it was the undisput-j T ed monopoly of the fur men and the! V" t h. Hj stock men until recently, and that a i code 01 these people, to slallion. adnlitted that be had about the countrv to keep out v UULjing, "And many tunes curne settlers was to speak the trrep i greatest too_ but. tlus JS the fir5t ti Truta. undertook to curry a jackass. murder will out, and virtuej It vag RvmaL also_ CiAiin its reward; and so it hap- pens that this neck of the woods you is utterly absurd. The only flog you know is the Stars and Stripes, and you are of a race that has given up their lives and moisten- ed the ground with their blood in the} defence. of that flag and will continue! to do so. Therefore, as. the Presi- j dent of. the United States be, if j the Lord spares until March 4. I! must fell that I had not discharged i ray duty in coming into this country if I spoke at all without speaking to the colored people as an important Part of the South and as Americans entitled to the same earnest concern i that I hope the Lord may give me to Good Appetite pot-s hand in hand with good htfultii "ou satisfy thnt appetite with nutritious and easily digested baking. We pride ourselves on hav- ing Attained our aim, viz.: to turn out Bread and Pas- try that is both easily di- gested and nutritious. If you have not tested this it is worth the trial. THE CITY mm FORD STREET Near the New Fire HalK ROBT. SCOTT, Prop. 50 HEAD OF Heavy Mares and Geldings To be Seen at City Market PROFESSIONAL CARDS RQDGERS4YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. MOROCCO HIT. "H Cruta. Morocco, Jan. terri- MI ble tempest, accompanied by a tor- rential downpour of rain, raged for STIRLING AND DISTRICT City Property, Business j Sites. Farm Lands, and Coal Lands f REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE f R. A. Davis Stirling Aita. MEDICAL DR. W. S. Surgeon, Accouelier. i>, 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Red- St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE Street. 9 a.m., 2.3, 7-8. DR. A. and rooms, Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3, 7-8.30. Phone night and day DR. J. E. LOVE Surgeon. Accoucher, Oddfellows' Block, 9 a.m., 11 to 1, 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day and night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Office a.m., 2-5 p.m., p.m. DENTISTRY DR. 0. J. COURTICE Dentist. Graduate of Northwestern Universi- ty.. Chicago, 111. Office 1-5. Booms 11 and 12. Macdonald Block. UNDERTAKING MAY WE ASK YOU inanifestwith respect to a whole un-1 Doesn't make any difference where you buy your ii you make your purchases your do they at last getting its dues. And how this thing is happening may be gleaned from a reading- of the Speech the Throne, In which the Gov- sing Sir Jolin Macdonald's first gerry- mander, held up a map showing some of the mangled constituencies, said: "'Look at it. gentlemen. What is it? It Ls neither flosh, fish, nor there's nothing in the heavens above eminent announced its well defined i intention to develop the country with railways, to give the great south thy j competition, it needs and to run into the undoubtedly rich north! i _ To do that sort of thing voice amf manner in which he inter- the beneath, or the waters un- der the enrth, Dr. Landerkin was another noted wit. though .there was more in the of Morocco. Ee- by native runners five hours last night over the north- ernmost- section ports brought in from the Rhamara territory, a moun- tainous district fifty miles to the, south, declare that small villages; were overwhelmed and many per-i sons killed or injured. shoes suit, do they give the satis- faction you have a right to expect. One thing we are sure can and will give you shoe satisfaction if you'll give us the if that involves an exchange or refund- ing of money. F. German Thc Shocinan Between Sage's and Roy's wonderful confidence in the country's future, along with the aoility to get .results, for it would lie tho worst pos-' .sfble sort of politics to j remise so much and not goj-1; aril to make good requires the to ov- ercome the prejudices of ifae Tiicncv That the Government at jected said. his humor than in what he MIRACULOUS ESCAPE Another story, and this came under the writer's own observation. It was in tin- discussion on the Yukon rail- way bill when Sir Charles Tupper was leading the Opposition. Sir Charles delivering one of his four hour speeches in which he took occasion to criticise endorsement of the then Minister of the Interior, Mr. Clilford Sifton, had given to a Yukon Mining country is, in view of the pros- Company, promoted bv a New Eruns- pects the real thing. If we were member. Thi: member undertake to enumerate the j noled for his sources awaiting the roads for opment we would need to write is "no longer .Jouutwi, Ami that the roads will be Liie i the next two years is of accepted fact. And this is why we say that book. A writer in a provincial daily said the other day that if the move- ment of, the races Had been fjtom west to east there would now be in the Peace JUver country a city the pop and IK having just come np from the restaurant moved up to the front TOW Seven Months Old Baby Falls 14 Feet Without Injury Hosmer, Jan. Monday morning at about 11 o'clock the sev- en months old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Nickerson had a miracu- lous escape from being killed. She was sleeping in her baby carriage when a strong gust of wind overturn- ed the buggy and rolled the baby out onto the sidewalk H feet below. Great relief- and thankfulness were felt by the parents and friends it was found that the baby was un_ injused. It is thought that the glanc- ing way in which the baby struck and the abundance of wraps around the c-hild prevented serious injury. r General Teaming If you have any teaming of any kind to do ring me np, PHONE 29C. Your wants will be satisfactorily attended to. Coal umst be paid for on delivery. J WM. TAYLOR HOMELIKE AND COZY this restaurant is assuredly. You can bring your wife and you have if you havi have "all the comforts o: home" without its inconveniences o selecting, purchasing, preparing, cooking and serving food. Costs lit- tle more, if any, and is just as good The Hub Gafe of scats on the side to better hear what Sir Charles was saying. Now, the Northwest prohi- bition law extended at that time to the Yukon, and the importation of me i. uTvvjii, autu me IiupOiCclulon OI of Montreal- true, and whiskey was prohibited, but it was what is more, the area now compris- ed, in the-Province of Alberta would the population of tha State of York and the people -would be in relatively as great com- fort. Alberta can accommodate a. population, of millions before her re- sottrow are exhausted, and indeed j Yukon. such a population will be necessary 'to the thorough development of them and the beauty of it is that the development forces at wort as they wlll be working when the G-overn- ment'i policy is fully launched in the spring, a population above the million! mark within the next half dozen i years is an assured fact. discovered that a Charles himself had company promoted Sir had in some whiskey and was fined. The eastern member remem- bering this fact, interrupted Sir Char- les with the remark. "Well, anyway I never smuggled whiskey into the Mr. McGregor's school of shorthand and typewriting is making -rapid headway with the pupils he has there for these two subjects. Although only having attended his class for a month they are now taking letters and other matter from dictation at the rate of City words per minute. He stipulates that these pupils will be through in two to three months, when he will again open up classes. As is well known he holds the high- est first class teacher's diploma, also being a teacher for three years in the was Sir Charles quiet reply. Isaac Pitman Shorthand Institution "You evidently kept it fr.r home con. sumption." The reply and the situation were such as to convulse the House with laughter. OUR POINT OF VIEW F. T. Congdon, the new Liberal M. P. for the Yukon, is a native of No- va Scotia. He is a lawyer and was at one time governor of the Yukon Ex-mayor John Shaw, H.P.P., To ronto, has had -his long side whisker cut off and the Toronto News says i the disappearance of one o Toronto's land marks. A lot of rot appeals in the Ameri '.can papers from this side of the line The New York Sun, a few day? ago published a despatch from Winnipeg stating "that homesteaders by the hun in their huts and are forced to dig an exit through from fifteen to thirty feet of drifted snow.' Tkw man who penned those words is the biggest liar on the hemisphere. and made to eat words. We'll wager of eastern, states have twice as much and cold weather as public ownership of telephones kba now being advanced in British Columbia. It will not be long until western provinces will be without a private corporation in this of basinets. Canadian Courier has announc- ed of its voting contest to deckle Ike ten greatest men in Canada aad A. J. Robertson's name not appear on the list, he will now bf to pronounce the con TIME WILL TELL (Calgary >iews.) i Lethbridge is going to have an I expert assessment made. The rate payers will decide on the wisdom o it after they are presented with thei tax bills. Don't Commit Matrimony before choosing your Wall Paper. The right kind at the right price is quite as necessary to connubial fe- licity the other things are. McArthur's Wall Paper Is the Best Strand, Argoay, McOlnre and Paarson arrired today at Bath, England. He does not pro- pose at the present time to take on the usual full Commercial Business Course, but is going to specialize Shorthand and Typewriting, as he himself is not only an expert teacher, but is the Government Official Short- hand writer. The tuition is Individ ual, and by this means the progress of the pupil is assured. The Model Restaurant Appeals to everybody by its Excellent Menu and ought to claim the patronage of all Union Men As it is run on strictly union principles. Rooms in Connection John Contain PROPRIETOR Your appetite will be eater- al to at on r CAFE Can you think of anything not named in onr .ShoFt Order List. Chow Sam Co. SHORT ORDERS AT ALL HOURS I Hayr Transfer Co, j Leave your Orders for I COAL, etc.] 4t I J llayrBros.Hardware Store J T PROMPT ATTENTION GIVEN o I AuuisON Directors and Embalrners, 321 Crabb St. Lethbridge, Alta. Office and Resi- dence Phone 102. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching Howard House, Crabb Street. MR. EARNEST F. ist. Pupil of Geo. WilbeyV" Eng., and of Frank E. Blachford, Toronto, is open for a limited num- ber of pupils. Also for concerts, At Homes, banquets, etc. Terms on application. Phone 212. PHONE 180 j j Everything in season served tastily at TheCoaldale Restaurant Coaldale Block MR. ALBERT of Dr. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O., L.R.A.M-, Organ and Theory. Voice culture, pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, etc. Terms on application. Box -690, Leth- bridge, Alta. A New Store I Gleichen is growing rapidly. Dur- ing 1908 the building permits totalled nearly Few places in Al- berta outside of tbo larger cities, can boast of as good a record as that. British i Colonial Photographic Co, MM 1 ill I Wftiitm' Itack Are you having; Photographic treoMei? Call and we will help you. Our technical rtaff is always at year semce, ana any question will cheerfully an- swered ADVICE ORATIS Amateur specially rarited TROUBLE is not in our Vocabulary Prwting and Fia- tfktog done for fMafcors. All CaiHMd 3 days are Lethbridge Show: On Ford Street I Carrying _ A Groceries. Chinese and Japanese Fancy Goods, J Chinese Fire Crackers, Preserved G-iuger, Chinese J New Year's Candv J 4b Is Now Open JOHANNES H. M ACM pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Rome, Carl Simins, of many. High Class Scotch music a specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For terms ap, ply cjo Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL L.-M. and Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Bank, Lethbridge. W. C. Barris- ter, etc. Office: Southard Block. A. L. Roy Wholesale Liquor Merchant PfcweSO P.O.Box 87 CONYBEARE F. P. Conybeare, B. Morton Jones, E.C.L. Barristers, solicitors, etc. Offices: Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Alberta. HAM ILTON YOU .and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Boom 9, Whitney Block. JIM JACK Manager f OPPOSITE PALACE LIVERY M lo. Feb. 1SO9 Prize Schedules F. J. HARBFNSON P.O. BOX 531 UTHMUKE ALIEKTA Meets Is: and 3rxi M o n d a in K. of P Hall at o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. a. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly QUS NEIDIG, W.S. JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redpath Street, Lethbridge .Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A M.E.A., A.A.I.C., Etc., Manager Lethbridge Office, Bryan Block. BEFORE RETIRING a bottle of Alberta's Pride beer is a guarantee of a good night's slumber. It is eoothing, and is both meat and drink, and to the fastidious palate is a delight. We bottle the best Lager beer and send it to your order by the case, as well as all kinds of carbon- ated waters, ginger ale, beer, and lemon and cream sodaa, Ironhrew, etc. LETHBRIDGE MALTING COMPANY. Ltd BROAD WATTSr-Builders and Estimates free. He- pairs and alterations at shortest notice. Stair work a specialty. Leth- bridge, Altai 19-26 W. R. house- hold furniture. All classes of signs painted. painter. House painter. Paper hanger. Wood finisher, etc. Phone 124. 25 Argyle Ave. EDUCATIONAL LCTHBRIDGE i.OUijft NO. 3t C. B. P. O. E. Meets on the second and fourth Tues- day of each month at 8.15 pm E. A. atURMAN. W. .R- Secretary LODGE PRIDE OP ALBERTA, No. 2W, hn ot Eqliri tewfit Sititti Meets in the Oddfedtlowa' Hall every first a.nd third Wednesday n the month at 8 p.m. For full >articularx apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. Robioi, W. President. Box 67. LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL OF SHORT- HAND AND TYPEWRITING-Odd fellows' Building. Day and evening classes. Terms on application. J E. McGregor, Court Stenographer! Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial AgenU. Fiscal Agents Brokers, for All Standard Stocka Handled HEAD OFFICE-VICTORIA. B. C. A.F. A.M., 0.B.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonio Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will ways receive a hearty welcome. A. C. Messer, W.M. G. V. Storey, Secretary, P. 0. Boi BS7 fM- ;