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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 5, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta "MILADI" EDITED Office Phone heildence Phone BY "INO" 1224 774 To Clod. Uiy comitry, niirt Jricnd, lie true.-Ilcnry VaiiRlm. thy Mr. n. M. flnrUo has reliirnrd trom> a short visit in Calgary.    Miss H. Uiitton in a guest with Mrs. .1. Fuller at Tnlirr. Miss Rclma .Inliiislon luis rcturncfl from a short visit in Tahcr,    The marrinpo of Mi.ss Ktta Ilcnilrr-son to Mr. Alherla Ives talies place this cvcninR.   � Mrs. S. .J. Craip;, former prctiident of the Provincial \V. C. T. L'., died at Olds. of Fergus, Ont., and her niece, Mrs. Walsh, of Moose .'aw. Mrs. Orcen and Mrs. Walsh left yesterday afternoon for Calgary and liaiifT. *   ' Mrs. K. D. .Johnston, Hedpath St., entertained informally at tTic lea hour, on Monday, in honor ot her ! mother, Mrs. Bell, nf CalRnry. Only n few very intinmte friends were hid-:den. Mrs. Ilell returned home yesterday afternoon.  *  . i\Irs. .1. n. Renter leaves )his nftcr noon ou an extended visit to Vancouver, Victoria, Taconia and other coast cities. Mrs. Ileuter's nv.my friends sincerely hope that lh� trip will restore her to her usual healili and strength. Rev, .1, R. Barker, I.one .Star Mis-' sirt*,* is visiting with Uev. A. A. and i On Tuesday aftrnoon al two-thirty I^ev. T. T'. I'erry united in marriage ! Miss Murparet Aim ("oupe and Rulus J\ug. 13th, by Rev. R. H. Bell, B.A.,' B.D., of Duhtin SU. Methodist church, Oiiclph, Ont. *   1 The children of the Lutheran Bap-; tist church arc c.a|i?crly anticipating their annual picnic*, which will he held on Saturday at the river bottom, near the pou-ur-housc. The chil-tlrcn of the north division are asked to meet at the home ot Rev. Grant, while (lie tithcrs .xre to meet near the Ktenm lavmdry nl 2.3n. Oood weather is Iho only) thinR needed to make this picnic a rare treat for the youuRKtcts.  �  The annual mcctirtR of St. Monica's Guild was held in rtt. Augnstin's hall yesterilay afternoon at 3.,30. OwiuR to the wet wcathcfl-, the attendance was not as larRC as it would otherwise have tiecn. ITlic following offlc-i-rs were elected for the ensuing year: I're.-iidcnt : Airs. l'". X. Iliginliothnm ; \ ice-president, Mrs. U. N'iminons ; sccretury-trensurcr. Miss Hawdcn ; ciiiivcnor of chancel coniniittcc, Mrs, Hen I ley. A very hearty vote nt thanks was i;assed lo the retiring ofTicers : .Mrs. (i. \V. Rohinson, Mrs. .Simpson and Miss Addy, who were the hosles.ses yesterday afteEnoon. St Monica's (iiiild does distincllv |i;n . -phc happy couple left on the ,^ .^,*�'- ',.,1 j west-hound train for their home in .Mr. Tr.iynor, of-tfii^'.1. D. Higin-hotham Prug Co., 'Is home tiijiiv. a tew weeks' holiday spent in Calgary. 1    Mr.' ^nd Mrs. n. A. Simpson and son Will, leave on Saturday tor Winnipeg and. other Manitoba points, where they will visit with friends.    The Rev. Walter Davidson, Kipp, was a guest with Rev. A. A. and Mrs. Lytic at the parsonage, yesterday.   * Mr. and Mrs. llenrahan and family have taken up their residence in the city. They arrived here yesterday from Helena, Montana.   � Miss .\. McPhee is spending a week with Calgary friends before going to her old hon?e in Michigan, where she will visit for three or four weeks.  *  Mrs. .7. Morgan is spending a few days in iMncleod, where Mr. Morgan is presiding at the department exanf-inations. Heed Hill.    The mavria.ge took place very quietly on Monday afternoon at two-thirty, of Miss. Mabel Corinna Urown to Mr. A. R. Warren of Turin. Mr. and Mrs. Warren will reside at Turin. Rev. T. P. Perry solemnized the Hiarriage.    The marriage of Miss .lanct Grib-ben Lothian to Mr. Alexander Lothian was celebrated at Knox church last evening by Rev. A. M. Gordon. WILL USE THE ENTIRE BLOCK X. H. Murray returned last night from Calgary, where he has been since Monday on a business trip, and incidentally attending the ('algnry exhibition. The main object of his trip, however, was to make arrangcmcntB with the P. Burns Co. to get them to vacate the ground floor of the burns block which they are now us- ing as a iiicat market. According to the lerma of Mr. Murray's agrccraenti j of ^he members of that Tlie groom was supported by his bro-iwilh the company, he can have aether, Mr. Robert Lothian, and Miss : cess to this part of the building at iNo Prospect of a Settlement of the Coal Miners' Strike (Special to The Herald.) Banff, Alia., ,)u)y Ti.-Chairman Gordon has about completed his report to the Minister of Labor and will leave this evening Cor \Vinni))t'p It Is almost certain that .Mr Mei^cod will sign this report along wiili Chairman Gordon thus forming a majority report. Mr. Carter's report will differ widely from that ot the chairman provleled the latter Is along the lines of his proposed urgumenl which both sides ot the controversy t\irned down so emphatically. The minority report will support the contentions of the mine workers in all the essential points of the controversy and will take the position that the evidence before the b'oard justifies the position maintained by that side ot the dispute. The operators' committee and a few association Three of the standing committees of the Law Society of Alberta met this morning al fl o'clock to prepare their reports. These were received in convocation at 11 o'clock in the court house. The reports of two ot the committees have already been adopted,'and that of the committee dealing with legislation aflecling the ' Society is being considered this afternoon. Routine work is the order of the sessions, there being no matters of especial importance to bo con-, sidered at this meeting. , W. L. Walsh, K.C., and R. 13. Ben-inntl, K. C., were called away this I afternoon, going north on the local. The rentaiiidcr ol the I3enchcrs, however, will remain over till tomorrow morning. The Henchers and the meinhcri of the local ISar Society will be entertained this evening at the liome of Mr. and^Mrs, C. F. P. Conybearc. Mrs, G. Toule and Mrs. Wilkcn returned to Seattle, Wash., today, af-p^'liite and blue, tcr an extended visit with Mrs. C. J, [fourth of .Inly. .lessic McCulloiigh acted as bridesmaid. Mr. and Airs. Lothian will reside on Railway avenue.    The Cameron residence, Cutbill St., was the scene nf a merry gathering yesterday afternoon at the birthday parly of Mrs. \V. A. Wright and.also of Miss Cornelia Parliament. Then-were about twenty-five guests, including, besides those at the house, Mr. and Mrs. F. IL Ross, Miss Guthrie and Mrs. F. M. Cameron. The table was loyally decorated in red, j in honor of the The very pretty are still here as are most of the mine workoFB. The latter are preparing to any tinrc by giving sixty days* no-j go into all the camps to explain to tice. I?o has done this, and The | the membership the stand taken and Burns Co. will be forccd_ to move; the result of tl^e proceedings hefore days. Mr. Murray'"- -------- ivi-i,.-.------....... Eckstorm. cards were marked with patri-    otic ver.ses. After supper motor Mrs. W. 0. Ferguson has returned |'i^es were enjoyed by the guests, to Calgary after a short visit in the city, the guest of her daughter, Miss L. E. Ferguson, Ford St. �   Mrs. C. F. P. Conybeare is expecting her daughter, Kthel, on .Saturday. Miss Conybeare has been attending the Conservatory of Music, Toronto. Rev. T. P. Perrv leaves on Thur.s- The Evening Telegram of Malone, \. v., has the following to say of a well known clergyman, who was stationed in Raymond and labored also at Stirling and New Dayton : "Rev.  L .1. Cameron, a fornier pastor here, of the Presbyterian church, who has been in Alberta, Canada, since leaving here about four year's ago, is a visitor in town. He has iirany friends within the sixty has already ordered the fixtures for the bar, which will be installed in the portion of the building now occvt-pjed by Hurns. It is understood that the Burns Co. have options on several parcelt ot property in tlie business district of the city, atul they will li'kely take up one of these options and build a block wliich Ihcy will use as a meat market. , STILL TAKING CENSUS AT BRANDON, MAN. Brandon, Man., ,luly 4.-Geo. Mc-Ciilloch, has just returned from an auto tour of the souih country, ns far as Killarnoy. Me says the grow-Inp; crops look moderate and that the growth Is simply phenomenal. There are odd fields where the grain is already hcRtnnln.g to turn, and that the present Indications are that nearly all the wheat will be ready for the 'hinder early next month The farmers everywhere are looking for harvest to begin from two to throe weeks earlier than ustinl. In view of the increasing evidence that some of the census ennmerators here have done their work very badly, and that large numbers of peo pie have not been counted at all, Geo; Bawdon, who Is in charge of the census work in the city, has decided to open an office at the Commercial Bureau, and be In attendance there from seven till nine o'clock each evening till Turther notice to take the names of people who may have been missed by the enumerators. day to spend the week-end at High i who are glad to have him here and River. Froni High River Mr. Perry I extend a welcome to the good man. will go to Concstoga ranch, where ho Mr. Cameron is well along in years. Will spend a couple of months. i but "hale and hearty" and a capable    ' preacher. Other members of his (am- On Wednesday, .Tune 28th at the ily arc in C^anada at present." Mr. Manse, Medicine Hat, by Rev. J, \V. i Cameron is now stationed at Batch-Morrow. Mr. Roht. D. McNay, of ^ellerville, Saratoga Co., New York, Maoleod, was united in the bonds of wedlock to Miss Laura nlso of Macleod.    Mrs. V. Rooney has MacGillivrav Clubs and Societies The Westminster Epworth League had as her' fnni'iiicd with the prayer meeting in house guests, her sister, Mrs. Green, church la.st evening. .---;--. 'I'liose who were present enjoyed listening to an exceptionally clever ad-nddress, delivered by Rev. Walter Davidson, of Kipp. A NEWS ITEM THAT IS OLD Ottawa, July 5.-An application will be presented lo parliament this session for a charter for a railway from tlie International Boundary to Pincher Creek then to Calgary by Porcupine Hills froiii Calgary to Kd-nionton running west of Snokc, Gull Lake and Pigeon Lake and from Eri-inonlon to Port ,St. .lohn on the Peace River in British Columbia.' This is evidently a revival of an old item as the route traversed is the same as that of the Alberta Pacific, about which there has been much talk, but no sign of work. tlio board, 'tndicatlons are that the miners are preparing to make a stubborn stand for what they are asking for. The operators are iion-commlt-tal as to future action but the outlook for any immedialp advance by either side is decidedly glootny. Just what the next move will 'he is uncertain though the receipt of the report at Ottawa may result in some recommendation' from the department which may put a now face upon the matter and form, a basia for another attempt at conciliation iby the two parties acting Independent of official aid In that direction. In short the position s what it was at the beginning. Some light has lieon shed upon the positions ot the two sides but these positions are practically unchanged. DOWAGER QUEEN DEAD Turin, Italy, July 5.-Maria Pia, Queen Dowager of Portugal, died at the Royal Cliatoau at Stagitnia at 3.15 this afternoon. She had been stifferinc ttom paresis. COWANS PERFECTION COCOA Is rich in iood value and easy to digest. It is just Cocoa, pure Cocoa, ground from the choicest Cocoa beans. N(u*es and Docton fecommend iu UK ia acLnew oi in health. in CROP REPORTS EXCELLENT Wilh such ideal weather conditions there should, and no doubt will be, a very large attendance at t'ho straw- berrv festival tonight in Westminster church. The ladies have worked hard and deserve every encouragement.   � The First Baptist church picnic was Interrupted yesterday attenioon by the heavy shower of rain. The scholars had reached the Glen, hut were taken back to the basement ot the cliiirch, where they played difter- eiit kinds of games, and very much enjoyed their picnic supper. The teachers of the Sunday school served the refreshments and helped in every possible way to give the children a good time. ,  �  During Rev. T. P. Perry's absence from the city the pulpit ot Wesley church will be supplied as follows : Sunday, .luly 9th, by Rev. .lobnH. Beasley, B. A., B. D., Dean ot Mount Royal College, Calgary, Alberta. Sunday, .Lily Ifilh, by Rev. G. W. Kerby, Principal ot Mount Royal Col Ipttp and late pastor of the Central Methodist cliiirch, Calgary. Sundays, July 23rd, July 30th, Aug. 6th and GIFT TO MR, BUNT The other evening the employees of the .\. Macdonald (Company presented A .M. Hunt, the manager, who is leaving for Calgary, with a travelling bag and a pair oi military brushes. Tlie presentation was made by W. Bird, on helialt ot the stalT, and in his remarks he said that they were very sorry to lose him. (Cannangay Sun) The Sun has interviewed farmers from every district surrounding Civr-mangay on the condition of the crops and the answers given are all very encouraging, iloro are some ot them: Elinor dlslrirt-Mart I.ow, who l.ns been In the district for five years, and has taken ul'f some good crops, says that he nevoi' saw grata looking bettor any jilaoo. Pralrievillo district-J. J. Basker-vlllo says thai a crop is assured in that district. Kveiything is growing fast. Burwash diatrict-Tom Burwash says spring wheat is 25 inches high au,d growing fine. Vlowvlilo district-.Mr. Wyman Is overflowing with enihusiasnj and says lie never saw crops look bolter. Reed Hill district-Mr. Scnnlon reports everything In tine condition In Heod >liU district, and just to prove it bro'.iglit in some spring wheat :t2 inches long. Optic district-Finest In the history of the country, is the way Jorn .Xorcm puts it. Black Spring Ridge-Jonas ITnten-on reports all crops growing rapidly. Ml'. Sam Plrlch says that the only tiling that is worrying tlie tieoplo in the Champion district Is how Ihey are going to market their grain. Similar reports are heard from llosomend, 'S'eiwood, Sweet Valley and Biunoita, DRIVEN CRAZY BY THE HEAT St. Thomas. Out., July 4.-John A. .McCarsland aged .si, hanged himself in his v.ood shod at Aylmor this morning. I; is ihouRht the heat affected him. Ho was the best known resident of the place and was tax collector for many years. Two sons live in To-rorito. PREMIER'S 8ISTTR WEDS POLICEMAN London, July 4.-The romantic mar-ritjgo here today of .Miss Janet Fiahor, a sister of the Right Hon. Andrew Fisher, premier of Australia, who has been attending the Imperial conference al the British Foreign Office, and Constable Gait, ot the London police, attended a large crowd. Interested spectators thronged the church and its vicinity. Premier Fisher geav40O 30 A400 39 A40O OODO er gave away his sister. The bridegroom was attended 'by picked good looking policemen of the city force. MAKKETS GRAIN MARKETS Winnipeg, July 5.-July wheat opened in 5-8, closed 97; October opened 92 3-4, closed 92 7-S; December opened 92 1-8, closed 92. Oats-July opened 35 7-8, closed 37 3-8; October opened 38 ;!-8, closed 38 7-8. Flax-July opened 1.80, closed 1.80; October opened 1.7(1, closed 1.77. CASlf-1 Northern Sfi 3-4, 2 Northern 93 3-4, 3 Northern 91, No. 4 85 3-4, No. 5 81. Oats-No. 2 C. \V. 37 1-4. American Markets MINNEAPOLIS-July opened 9H 3-4, closed 97 1-4; fcieplember opened 97 3-8, closed 98; December opened US 1-4, closed 98 5-8. CHICAGO-July opened 90 1-4, closed 89 7-8; September opened 91 1-2, closed 91 3-S; December opened 93 1-2, closed 94 3-8. Howard Chandler Christy, the artist of Zanesvlllo, O., and his wife, were reunited by their love for their little daughter, Natalie. A PERSONAL INVITATION TO VOU Wo want everybody to consider this a personal ia-vitation to come and hear the Victor Gramophone. The proof of its worth is In the bearing. Como in any time. MASON & RISCH PIANO CO. Dom. Block, Phone 791, LETHBRIDGE MARKETS Wheat and Feed Drop In Price During the Past Week But Vegetables Remain the Same Spring Whe#l- No. 1 Northern ............. tO.75 No. 2 Northern .............. 0.72 No. 3 Norlhorn ............. 0.(!7 Winter V/heat-No. 1 Alberta Red ........... O.fid No. 2 Alberta Red ........... O.CC No. a Alberta Red ........... O.iM Barley .........................37 Flux......................... 1.75 Rye ...........................'lO uaiile on the hoof : Steers, per lb...................Of. Cows, per lb..................... " Hogs: Dressed, per lb...........10 lo .11 Live, per cwt................. ?().75 Sheep: Live, per cwt......... $4.00 to $4.50 urossea, per cwt.........I2.0t) 13.00 I'oultry: Geese, live .................. O.Ui rurlteys.........................25 Liiickons,.......................20 Fowl ..................... 0.20 Uiiclis ..........................20 ucoae per lb................... 0.18 ijutter and eggs: Dairy butter .......... 0.15 to 0.20 rrcamery butter ............. 0.3."j KgRK, fresh .................. 0.20 vegetables: Potatoes, per cwt..... $1.75 to $2.00 Potatoes, per ton ____$33.00 to $15.00 Heots, per lb.....................04 C.ni'vots, per lb............... 0.5 Asparagus, per pound ...........12 Cucumbers, per dozen .......;. 2.50 Radishes, per bunch ............06 i Thursday, July 6 AT 8.30 A.M, OUR POORS WILL BE OPENED AND THE GREATEST SALE OFSURPLUSSTQCK WE HAVE EVER CONDUCTED WILL HAVE STARTED EVERY DEPART. MENT IS BRIM FULL OF GENUINE SAVINGS TO OF-FER YOU IN SEAS-ONABLE AND WANTED GOODS A LONG LIST OF A FEW OF THE GOOD THINGS WE ARE OFFERING AP-PEARED IN YESTER. PATS PAPER. A FURTHER LIST WILL BE PUBLISHED TO-MORROW AND EACH DAY DURING THE SALE - - -WATCH FOR IT TERMS OF SALE STRICTLY CASH TO ALL The. Hudson's Bay Stores ;