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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 1, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDQE WEEKLY HERALD LOCAL PARAGRAPHS has im- WEDNESDAY Zenas Vaughan of the Watertoa Lumber Co. is in the city from Boise ity, Idaho. The Mounted Police are in a posi- -tiou to live on fresh vegetables and .small fruits. Their gardens are look- ing very well. The friends in Lethbridge will be [pleased to leani that Mrs. -Nesbitt, daughter of Col. Belcher, who been dangerously ill, is much proved. Lethbridge is to have a market in short order. Mayor Henderson is au- thority for stating that it is expect- ed that the market will be ready for business by August 1st. Kr.rrin-ai-.nitrlf.rc intend niakiuc -the track for the "traveller" of tiusir unloading apparatus forty-five feet longer, making it two hundred and -ten feet long. The extension will be made at the south end. The Ellison Mills are running full blast. Last week they sent a large shipment of flour to China. South- ern Alberta grows all the wheat this firm grinds at their three mills. This afternoon Principal Hamilton on behalf of J. H. Fleet wood, chair- man of the School Board, presented to Miss Jean Scott a brand new five dollar gold piece, as the special prize -won by her for the best plant at the school flower show last Friday. Her classmates in Miss Macdonald's room signified their approval by a gener-' hand-clapping. The regular pri- zes will be awarded at the re-opening -of school. A new real estate firm put up the license fee to do business in the city yesterday. The firm is known the Imperial Development Co. The Cardston exhibit at the Domin ion. Fair was shipped in yesterday and transhipped to Calgary today. It includes grain, sheaf grain, a block j'of building stone and other things. Corry Bros., the big contractors on C. P. R. irrigation system at f-Strathmore brought in a carload of .horses from Great Falls yesterday. Mr. Corry is in the city today try- to get trace of a car shipped a titmonth ago. The Board of Trade of Edmonton the Hundred Thousand Club of -Calgary have presented The Kilties ;.JBand with banners to take with them -on their tour of the world. The pre- was an elaborate function in each case. The Kilties are among best advertisements. A sidewalk is being built on the south side of Redpath St. to the west corner of Wood St. From here a crossing is, being put across the street to the Rogers-Cunningham Lum fter Co.'s office. The extension will be of value to thfe residents of Wood St. The drop harness for the fire team .arrived yesterday and was fitted up. The horses are quickly getting into the way of it. This morning tney were harnessed in four seconds, and in another trial they were harnessed and the men on the chemical ready to go in eight seconds. N. B. Good returned from, a trip to Wasiiiugtoii. He has made arrange- ments to have his fruit shipped di- rect from the grower. He will re- ceive several carloads throughout the season first to Errive the middle of July. It will consist of plums and 'pen ones. Mr. Good says lot of new orchards have been set in Washington. Messrs. Wilson, Messer Co. are their blacksmith shop on Ford St., near the mills tomorrow. Mr. Wilson has papers from a large shop in England as an expert horse- shoer. Mr. Messer is severing his -connection with the Iron Works and -will, give his attention to the new- business. They will do general re- pair work and will make a specialty -of horse shoeing. THURSDAY Jesse Hardie has returned from St. Andrew's College, Toronto, for the holidays. Master Joe Wilson of Nel- son, B. C., stayed over a few hours him on his way home. The Court of Revision heard near- ly all the cases yesterday and has adjourned until Saturday evening. No decisions were given except in the case of automobiles, the assessment of which was cancelled. All other were left over for consideration At the meeting of the license Com- missioners a wholesale liquor license was granted for a year to A. L. Roy the former license having- been held by M. E. Roy. The Dallas Hotel li- was transferred from C. J. Eck storm to the Dallas Hotel Co. Limit- ed, the Arlington license from F. Ilooney to J. Porter S'on, and the Queen's Hotel of Clamsholm was transferred to Harry Bell, the pres- ent proprietor. J; Evans, manager of the Knight Sugar 'Factory, Raymond, was in the city yesterday, returning this morning.. The last of three of cat- tle shipped by the Knight Sugar Co- Winnipeg, went There were 274 to H. A. Mullins, through yesterday. head in the shipment, making 881 till cGivi tor wDjrco The C.P.R. will have a train leav- ing Macleod at six o'clock a. m. on July .1st, 3rd and 4th, making close connection with No. 21 (Crow's Nest out of Lethbridge, get- t.in.r in l L'l.L'jicy about 10.24. The Canada West Coal Co. of Ta- ber has prepared a unique exhibit for the Dominion F'air and were operat- ing it at Taber. It consists of a small electric railroad on a Circular track. An electric locomotive with six new coal cars nicely painted form the train. People will be given free rides on the train and in the course of their trip will will see large -piec- es and bins of smaller coal, the pro- duct of the mine. The management of the '.VosU-rn Stationery Compaiy Limited, is i.cw in the hands of TT. Munr.V, for merly of the Bunlin. O-illi-; Co., of Hamilton, Ontario. He has had 10 years experience in stationery an I printing business n I has the nu- tation of being a coiiipotwit iran, The Western Stationery (Vn'-pany have moved their plant into the they return to their homes they will be in a position to alter, the opinions of some of Acquaintances who think of all of Western Canada as "The Frozen North" and tell them something of its good qualities and resources. Medicine Hat News: Mr. W. A. Tay- lor, manager of the Spencer Bros. Ranch, Coutts, Alta., was in the city on Tuesday. He reports tions vary irood south of the Hills. The recent floods have been very se- vere along the Milk River and in Montana. On the ranch the water was four inches over the keys on the piano. On the Missouri River the high water mark was passed by six feet and great damage done to the railways, irrigation works, ranches and farms. Miles of the Great Falls and Shelby Railway were washed away altogether. Mr. Taylor expects to have two thousand head of beef cattle to market this year and looks for exceptioually good prices. SATURDAY Building permits have been out by D. J. Hay for a dwelling on Westminster Road and Thos. Robert son a dwelling- on Ernest St. O. Maknberg, of High River, has taken a contract at Brooks for the C.P.R. breaking, discing, seeding and fencing 200 acres of rawvprairie. Mr. L. M. Johnstone has gone to Spokane, Nelson and other points, and expects to be gone about two weeks. Misses Etta and Edna Henderson ment of .heir build ma 'i'l'.'L.l bt. inn _ returned from Havergal College, Win Mr. A. E. Smith, well known ir. the m ,___ _ city, has been olac3d in ch.'.rge of the printing department. Mr. W. Matthews is in charge of the account ing department. People on the street.about a quar- ter past seven this morning saw a spec tacular fire on Round St. in front of the Lethbridge hotel. T. S. McKen- zie of the O. W. Ken- Co. had their big auto all ready to take a trip into the country. The engine was run- ning when a spark got into the wrong part of the works and instant- ly the whole machine wa.s a mass of flames. Constable Krojiing got word to the fire hall in short order and in a short time the chemical was playing on the flames soon extin- guishing them. The fire was exceed- ingly hot, cracking the plate glass window of the hotel opposite. -For- tunately a ten. gallon can. of'gasoline in the auto did not explode. The dam age was only slight being a matter of to FR70AY A. Rochon, Sr., lea.'-js .o'light for a ten days' trip to Fern.13, B.C., ar.i Calgary. nipeg last night. They have as their guest for a few days Miss Dulcie Pow er, of Thrums, B. "C., also a student of Havergal College. A Communication has been received from Inspector Brown of Medicine Hat to the effect that the questions in history and geography are based on all the books prescribed in the curriculum of studies for Standards VI, VII, V1H. The Trusts and Guarantee Compa- ny, Limited, of Calgary, has been appointed guardian of the estate of Thos. Fay, of Camrose, who was corn Brandon in September last. Mrs. W. H. Morris went to Calgary today to see Mr. Morris who under- went an operation for appendicitis at the hospital there last evening. Mr. Morris went to Calgary on Thursday with the Dominion -Fair exhibit and was taken suddenly ill. Alec A. Ballachy, the well known. High River lawyer, is to married in to Miss Genevieve McDonnell, of Bay City, Mich. Miss McDonnell is sister of Mrs. of the' Editor Charles Clark, of the High wife River Mr. Cockburn, general merchant of j Times. The marriage will be solern- Sturgeon Falls, Ont., is in the city. He may locate in the West. II. J. Parkhill died at Edmonton. He was formerly C.P.R. train des- patcher at- Medicine Hat and Cal- gary- News has been received at Magrath nized at High River. The Herald is indebted to H. P. Gatrell, the enterprising gentleman, wno has gone into the .fruit raising business on an extensive scale near city, for the gift of-a box of large, luscious, strawberries, grown on his of death of the mother of Heathershaw. Mrs. Adam Link and family left this morning to spend a Holiday in Geo. i Mr. Gatrell expects to have 1 berries on the market next week. He will supply the Lethbridge exhibit at the Dominion Fair at Calgary with J Shoop J Family T-l Remedies In Stock t J. J. Johnston Prescription Druggist T -QUALITY QUARTERS- Calgary and Banff where Mr. Link will join them later. Mrs. Link will not receive again for the remainder of the summer. Miss B. G. Stewart anil Miss E. McClure leave an the morning on Flyer on a trip to Unmpton, Out. Mrs. J. Storey and Mrs. Geo. Mc- Nabb left this morning for a visit to their former home, Georgetown, P.E.I. Lethbridge is the Mecca of the lurn bermen of today. Among others in the city are H. E. Hyde, Pincher Creek, A. Leitch. Cranbrook, T. C., A F. Ivrapfel, Elko, B. C., an.i E. R. Birnie, Regina, Sa.sk. Last night while standing in' their buggy watching the Kilties Band per- formance, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hop- kins, of Staffordville, were thrown out by the horse. Mr. Hopkins' an- kle was run over and Mrs. Hopkins was badly shaken up, but not ser- iously injured. Chief Gillespie has got word to be on the look-out for three foreign- ers who are supposed to have got off the train at Lethbridge the other night with a bunch of money .belong- ing to a land seeker who was coming west on the same train with them. Thepocketbook contained .several hun- dred dollars in bills and drafts. Miss Jessie McKenzic and Miss Ma- rion March, both of Minneapolis, Minnesota, arrived in the city on the Spokane Flyer, Wednesday evening, the 2-ith. Miss Mclvenzie is a cousin of T. S. McKenzic, field manager for the O. W. Kerr bridge, and the out to his place south of CoakkUe, They will probably spend the great- er part of the, summer in Sunny Sou thorn Alberta visiting and enjoying our beautiful summer weather. When 4S quarts a day commencing on Tues The Gleichen Call savs: C. A. Ma- t grath of Lethbridge, the Conserva- tive candidate for this riding in the coming election was a visitor in iown Tuesday, arriving from Calgary on, the afternoon train. Mr. Magrath met some of the local Conservatives turn arranged for a public meeting on Saturday next, at 8.30 p. ni. Mr. Magrath has represented in- acclama- tion for three terms uis riding in the North West ar-d while a stranger here is well and fa- vorably known in the south. Accom- panying Mr, Magrath on Saturday evening is expected some of the best platform talent in the west. MONDAY, W.C.Simmons, M. P_ P., went to Calgary this afternoon. W. C- Ives and Mrs. Ives are in Calgary and will not be back until Thursday. Work on the Bryan building will start as soon as the representative of the company arrives from Calgary. The work will be done by day work, none of the tenders having been ac- cepted. The tenders for the erection of the school at Coaldale were not accepted all being too high. It is nrobable that the plans will be reconsidered and altered tomorrow. Yesterday afternoon the A. E1. I. Co. sent a special train to Coutts to bring Dr. Patton up to" the hospital, as he had been taken very seriously ill, after the train left on Saturday. The Doctor will probably be operat- ed on this afternoon. Ex-Apostle John W. Taylor, J. R. Taylor and E. P. Ellison, were in the city Saturday on their way home to Utah after having made a trip through the south country. They say they have not met. with a dis- contented farmer in the whole dis- trict. At throe o'clock on Saturday after- noon in St. Angwstin's Church, Charles Richard Matthews and Mar- ifruerite Mario Van Hecke, both of one or more of our many -o f__ __ __ Lethbridge, were married by Rev. Dr. Coard. The bride was attended by her sister, Mrs. Aclrianne Matthews, and the groom by his brother Wil- liam. The trains nt Lethbridge lire very confusing. On Friday a gentleman from the West was in the city on business and after having that at- tended to, proceeded to have a good time with a friend or two. He had to be home to attend to business on Saturday morning, so his brother put him on the train Friday night Company at Leth- young ladies went the dayaiiii HOW'S the hour" to mail youj; cousins across the sea Mabel Miller, young, sunburned, wholesome and energetic, leads the wild west girls of the 101 Ranch Wild West Show, which will be here next Thursday, July. 2. She is an exuberant product of the Oklahoma prairie who can toss a rope over the horns of a fleeing steer ride the most obstreperous "bucker" or bring down wild beast or bird with the skill and speed of the cow- boy. Miss Miller is western to her finger tips. She is a graduate of an eastern seminary, but returned home with a fine scorn for eastern life and luxuries. Most of Miss Miller's hours were heretofore spent in the saddle gallop- ing over the vast sweeps of fertile acres of the 101 Ranch. She requir- ed no guide, companion or protector in her long, lonely ramblings. She fears nothing except the man with a "biled" shirt, and the prairies knows him not. The cowboys believe that Miss Miller can make her coiffure as carelessly and as expeditiously on the back of a madly galloping horse as in the dainty boudoir of her cottage home. X. When the Miller Brother loaded their horses and buffaloes and long- horn Texas steers on railroad cars and gave the summons for cowboys and co wgirJ.s and Indians to clamber aboard, Miss Miller was not be left behind. She has entered enthus- iastically into the spirit of the tour. She is the merriest figure in the fun and frolic of the arena and the cool- est participant in the serious mom- ents of the varied portrayals of west era. life and history. The morning parades are her glory and delight. There, is no more pleasant memory in all the 101 Ranch Wild West Show than of this fresh and lovely femin- ine figure. articles for mailing to distant friends such as LETHBRIDGE SOUVENIR BOOK- LETS, PHOTO PO'ST CARDS OF LETHBRIDGE AND VICINITY. .TUCK'S FINE ART CALENDARS IVORY AND EMBOSSED CHRIST- MAS CARDS BU-RiNT LEATHER SOUVENIRS. J. D. Higinbotham Co. LIMITED Family and Dispensing Chemists Cough Caution Never, positively never poison TOOT lungs. If yon from a simple cold should always heal, soothe, anil ease the irritated bron- chial tubes. Don't blindly suppress it with a stupefying poison. It's strange finally come about. For twenty years Dr. Shoop has constantly warned people noc to take cough mixtures or prescriptions containing Opium. Chloroform, or similar poisons. And little late says "Put it on tbq label, if poisons are in your Cough Mixture. Good! Very Hereafterforthisveryreasonmothers. insist on bavin? Dr. ShpOD'S Cough Cure. No poison marks on" Dr. Shoop's none in the medicine, else it must by Jaw be on the label. And itfs not only safe, but it Is said to be by those that know it best, a truly re- markable cough remedy. Take no chance then, particularly -with your children. Insist on having Dr. Shoop's Cough Cure. Compare carefully the Br. Shoop package with others and note the difference. No poison marks there! You can always be on. the safe by demanding Dr. Shoop's Cough Cure J. JOHNSON. to see that there was no mistake. When he woke up he was in Medicine Hat, however, and went through last night trying to catch Saturday morn- ing. Now it's up to the brother. 'The Ivribs Hardware Co. and the Crow's Nest- Hardware Co. of Frank, have amalgamated. The Bank of Montreal is opening a branch at Hosmer, the new town in the Crow's Nest Pass. E. Laycock was elected to iill a va- cancy in the Raymond town council. A. Dahl was elected' to the School Board. Isaac Daynault of Tberv'lle, Quo., came in on Saturday -with a car of settlers' effects. He is settling tit St. Mary's. D. King has given a contract to Rex Virtue to build a double brick residence on Coutts St. south of Courtland. Sonia persons with a big bump of destructiveness tore off the steam guage from a ploughing engirie stand ing in front of the Iron Works last night. Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Donnan are ex- pected in from the Little Bow next week on their way to Nelson, B. C., where they will in future reside on their fruit lands_. The Slavonian and Hungarian na- tional societies of the city paraded to the Roman Catholic church yesterday morning in large numbers. The City Band was in attendance. The Fcrnie Ledger reports that on Thursday afternoon Mr. Mitchell and Mrs. E. Birchard-Paimer left this afternoon on the local for Calgary. She is taking with her a very fine fruit exhibit in wax work. Mrs. Pal- mer is singularly successful in this work and her exhibit is very credit- able indeed. The congregations at Knorc Church had the pleasure of listening to two very fine solos yesterday. In the morning Miss Sirnm, contralto, san "Come Unto by Cbanen, and in the evening Mr. Peat, tenor, gave" "At the Cross" by Nevin. Be sure you attend the Salvation Army on Thursday and Friday even- ings, July 2nd and 3rd. On Thurs- day Major F. Morris and wife, sen- ior officers for the Pacific province of which Lethbridge is the most easter- ly point, will be in charge and the Major xvill lecture on the "Evolution If one might judge by the large crowd on the square last night, the idea of Sunday evening Band con1 certs is a very popular one for the number present exceeded by far that oi any previous crowd this season. Prof. Harper had Prepared a ueiightfui programme oi sacred music and many favorable comments were heard on the efforts of the band. Yesterday afternoon while Kathleen Southard, the little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. Southard was running across the public square she stepped on a nail which penetrated her foot: A doctor was called at once and dan- ger of blood poisoning was prevented. She will be laid up for a few days cnly. Quartermaster Sergeant Instructor Hird, of "A" Battery Royal Canad- ian Horse Artillery, Kingston. Ont., is in the city getting the local bat- tery into shape. Major Stewart- is now ready to receive recruits for the battery. The battery will fire a sa- lute on July 1, Dominion Day, and drill will be conducted in the even- ing. Further particulars will be given later. Saturday afternoon an old man was drinking at the Arlington bar and as he had a glass of tx-er to his alleges that the bartender, Clint Moore lifted three five dollar bills from his vest pocket. he asked for the money he got a plug in the eye and another bartender, Leo Kyan jumped on him and proceeded to choke him. Constable Kroning interfered and this morning the two fellows were fined S5 and costs bj- Miss Dye, both of Lethbridge, were j Magistrate Humphries, married at the Baptist parsonage A small but delighted audience com posed of the boys of tho Missionary home on the even- nnd left for their ing train. Mr. H, Marquart of Sidewoocl who has taken a contract on the C.P.R. near Lethbridge, purchased from on Bros., eight head of horses which he shipped to Ix-lbbi-idgo on Thurs- day.--Maple Creek Signal. Pnin will depart in exactly 2ft min- utes if one of Dr. Shoop's Pink Pain Tablets is takon. Pain Kcmomlwr! Pniu always moans con- gestion, blood else, Headache is blood pressure; tor.tli- ache is blod pressure on the sensitive nnvve. Dr. Shoops Headache Tablets c.ill'.'d Pink Pain quickly and safely coax this blood pres-sure from pain centres. Painful periods' with women set in- stant relief. 20 Tablets 25c. Sold by J. J. Johnston. Society of Knox Church and a few friends listened to a most interesting description of a trip through Yellow- stone Park given by Mr. J. Hig- inbotham. The uncanny beauties and wonders of Geysland anrl the awe- some grandeur of the canyon were beautifully depicted and illustrated by splendid views of this wonderful spot. It is to be hoped that some- imc a larger audience will have the dlege of hearing this very inter- esting mldrcss. THE WEATHER Edmonton, cloudy 63 4.6 Lclhbmlgc, fair 72 50 provinces, west- erly winds, fair and warmer. Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, Etc. THE STORE OF QUALITY.1 FOR GARDEN FIELD Select what you want early and don't be disappointed. We have Steele Briggs, D. M. Ferry Co., and McKenzie's Manitoba Grown W.J. NELSON PHONE 21 LETEBHIDOE THE O. W. KERR CO. SOUTHARD BLOCK Make Good to the Purchaser Have the best of Lands Sell on Liberal Terms Rooms II and 12 Make Some Sales on Crop Paynnt Buy in Large Tracts at Low Prices Sell Anything from 160 Acres np Lauds around Warner, Milk River, Stirling, Raymond, Magrath, Lethbridge and Canton Headquarters for Best Spring and Winter Wheat lands IF YOU WISH TO BUY HATCH CQ8NS The choicest lands in all parts of the Lethbridge District. HATCH COONS, Oliver Block, Lethbridge SUDDEN DEATHS Life is and sudden deaths frequently occur. Make your will and appoint this Company as your' Executor and you will have an experienced executor as -well as security for the carrying out of every clause of your will. THE TRUSTS AND GUARANTEE COMPANY, LTD. (Head Office, Toronto.) Capital: Subscribed, Paid Up and Reserve, Public Administrator for Calgary, .Macleod Lethbridge and Wetaskiwin Judicial Districts. Official Assignee for Lethbridge and Macleod Judicial Districts. Advisory Board for Alberta D. W. Marsh, Esq., William Pearce, Esq., P. Turner Bone, Esq. 711 First Street, West, Calgary. A. G. ROSS, Manager, Lethbridge Markets No. 1 Northern 80 No. 2 Northern 77 No. 3 Northern 70 No. 4 Northern 62 No. 1 Alberta Eed 77 No. 2 Alberta Red 74 No. 3 Alberta Red 67 No. 2 White 70 Oats per bus....... Barley per bus....... Flax per bus. Cattle on the Steers Per Cows per lb'.......... Live per cwt Dressed per cwt....... Foul per lb............. Live per cwt Dressed per cwt......, 45 50 80 4 3 16 Dairy per lb Creamery per lb Eggs per doz Potatoes per cwt 12 20 27- 30 1-00 Upland per ton I.... Blue Joint per ton Green per lb. 3 to 3-i Dry flint skins per lb. to 8 Cured hides per lb. Si to 4 Rendered No. 1 No. 2 2i LOST bay horse, weight branded 8 on left shoulder, star on forehead and part of upper lip white, with a halter on, lost about twe weeks ago, on Northwest quarter of Section 21-12-23. A reward of John Laine, Elinor, Alta. 32-4 STRAYED A three year old coal black gelding, spavine don right hind leg. A four year old black gelding, star on fore- head, one white hind foot, also wire mark on fore hoof. Each weighs about Ibs. One had a halter on. Strayed from Coaldale on June 19th. reward for return to Amer- ican Farming Co., Coaldale. STRAYED One bay roan mare, 8 years old, branded heavy with foal, also one sorrel yearling, small rope round neck. Both gentle and quiet. reward for information leading to recovery to Lee Wilson, Elinor P.O. 34-4 LOST 1 Dark brown mare branded JF left shoulder, in foal; Idark brown mare branded right thigh, in foal: 1 light sorrel mare brand- ed. JQ left shoulder. S15 reward return to L. E. Townsend. Stirling loS-4-2 w w I ALBERTA REALTY Co Good Farms for Sale on crop payments, well located Improved Farm, all in crop, near Leth- bridge W ;