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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 7, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LITK8RIDOE DAILY HERALD. WEDNESDAY, JULY I Daily Herald Established 1907 Published by the Daily Herald Priut- Up., Ltd., every iawiui evening its'office. Round St., Lethbridge. Alberta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN Managing Director and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six months, delivered 2.00 Daily, three months, delivered 1.00 Daily, one month, delivered .35 Daily, one year, by 3.00 Daily, six months, by mail 1.75 Daily, three months, by mail .85 Addresses changed as often as de- sired, but both new and old ad- dresses must be given. WEEKLY Published every Wednesday in eight Dages, and contains a summary of the world's news of the week, local and foreign. One year, in advance ...........51.50 Six months, in advance........75 Tkree months, in advance........50 THE DAILY HERALD is on sale at the following places: Sage, J. G. Robertson Co., J. D. Higinbotharn Co., X." J. Johnston. Co., R. W. Ham- ilton. J. Mitchell, D. L. ilcCrea. Bros. L. Eversiield, Druggist. J. Stafford. Fernie, B. ft. Suddaby. place is the country when the towns get too hct for them. Look them up and teach them that work is the eas- iest way out of their difficulties. OUR PCiNT OF VIEW At the Women's Congress in to the sQci'.'iy columns of the news- papers came in for severe criticisms. As a matter of fact some of them are very slushy. Wheu. the hostess we are told looked "fearfully beautiful' it' is time to call u halt. Dan McGillicuddy knighted Super- intendent of Immigration Scott and though the title doesn't find its way into the official chronicle of peers and kaighu> it is not out ol place- to re- mark that a heap worse men have been knighted than W. D. Scott. I Side T.C.Xorris, M.P.P., expects to be auctioning off R. P. Roblin's title to the Premiership job in Manitoba at an early date Southern Alberta land is the laud people want t0 get and they are pre- pared to pay the price for it too. Lethbridge's new courthouse will be built by local contractors, good news. They can do the job to ON A HOMESEEKERS' EXCURSION (Toronto Saturday Night.) -Heiy is an incident of the Home- seekers' excursion which left Toronto on June 15, as related by a man on the train: "We were passing through North Ontario, where in many pluces the trees are stripped clean of foliage and bark by lire and weather. There was a young married man on the train, who had a great idea of his own im- portance and knowledge. As we were standing in the vestibule of the ear, he noted these quaint, bare trees, and said to a mau near him: 'Say, what do they do with this hemlock bark "The man replied: 'They use it for tan bark. It is shipped in great quan titles. 'Those Indians must be great climbers.' replied the young man, 'but it beats me how the deuce can strip the bark off those trees, clean to the top.' "And then he wondered why ev- erybody laughed." Car of i On track K To-day L. Reinecke. Grassy Tugharn. Bow F. Werts. the satisfaction of the Public Works Department. Engineer Arnold showed good judg- ment in getting out the road rollers as soon as the rain was over. i The splendid fall of rain yesterday AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION i no doubt had some effect on "the bidd- Mark Twain at a dinner at the Au- That is i tnor'Ji Club the other day said: "Speak ing of fresh eggs, I am reminded of the town of Squash. In my early lec- turing days I went to Squash to lec- ture in Temperance Hall, arriving in the afternoon. The town seemed very poorly billed. I thought I'd find out if the people knew anything at all about what was in store for them. 80 I turned in at the general store. In a recent letter to a friend in Al- berta, Prof. H. G. Bell of the Iowa Agricultural College and an eminent ins at the land sale. Kansas farmers are reported to be authority on the matters pertaining 1 snake -worshippers. What do you to 'agricultural education expresses himself strongly in favor of the sep- aration of the agricultural college from that for cultural arts and in- dustrial sciences. In support of this proposition he advances the following very good rea- sons: (1st) Where agriculture is of suf- ficient importance ii. a state to war- rant the establishment, of a strong experiment station agricultural school, the cause is of sufficient size to engage the attention of an entire faculty of specialists, not only in the cultural studies, such as English and Mathematics, which necessarily think of thai in a prohibition state? Granum is in the limelight. It has a weekly paper now and it is a prize winner just like its wheat. The Press, that's its name, is a credit to this progressive little town. It can rank with the best in the south. The Bentley Co. Ltd. vtctait TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS Winnipeg tax rate been fixed at fifteen mills. The rateable assess- ment is Eegina motorists have out two pathfiuding cars to pick a mute for a party of Winnipeg people who come west in 90 cars in August. Regina people will likely give visiting motor- 'Good afternoon, I said a bal1- to the general store keeper. 'Any! In a desperate fight, near Dalian, entertainment here tonight to help alJole Island, yesterday, Jikiri the stringer while away an j famous Moro outlaw chief, who with "The general store keeper, who was j his followers had taken refuge in a sorting mackerel, straightened up. cave, was killed and his entire band wiped his briny hands on 'his apron, j exterminated by detachment of reg- and said: [ulars and constabulary. The Ameri- 'I expect these's goin' to be a i can loss was one private, O'Connel, lecture. I been sellin1 eggs all i of Troope A., killed. A Toronto lawyer says cigars are a drug. Evidently he wants to see them sold on Sunday in that city along with other drugs. Raymond believes in keeping pace with the growth of the town and it ?f goins to install a water works svs- kind, but also in the spe-' fc r cific lines of agri-cultural work in which it purports tp train its students This work necessarily touches the far- mer first hand. It is vital in his daily Occupation and 'hence any help that may be given, from instructional whether through the teachings in its coDege halls or from organized short courses under its direction throughout the state, is. immediately talked of and advertised as its merits, Under the shadow 01 a great univer- sity, work of this nature instead of being advertised as it "merits, is us- ually obscured to some extent by the prominence to which industrial arts and cultural studies are emphasized. (2nd) Naturally the inadvertent ad- j tem. It will never regret the move. With Rivers as mayor the job of gett- ing water ought to be easy. vertisement of part the faculty and the seeming lack of advertisement o 'harvest thls fall. the remainder, frequently causes jea lousy and not infrequently constan friction in the staff, and not only hin ders the actual worfi: itself, but i very detrimental to the cause fo which the agricultural institution established. (3rd) Students attending an agricul tural college usually come direct from the farm. Frequently their prepar atory education has been much neg lected and they start out on a course with enthusiasm and intense purpose but witn the great handicap of an ill-prepared foundation. In a large university a. great part of these ill prepared siudents are classed with a lazy-good-for-nothing element from the cities and towns which frequently crowd the freshman class of our state universities, unprepared through their own negligence. As a consequence, many of what would be diligent, care- ful investigators and agriculturalists of no small ability, encouraged by individual help from sympathetic sources, become discouraged, -disgust- ed, cast-offs from a state institution which was established for the good oi the state and the nation. My conclusions are based upon recognition of -the peculiar nature the work, the necessarily peculiar me- thods of conducting the work, and the importance of agricultural education to an agricultural state -or province. This is the opinion a man who not only has made a theoretical study of the matter but has Sad practical experience and has of the practical working; out of both systems. -5 Vermillion expects to get an exper- imental farm. May it meet with bet- ter luck than Lacombe, Magrath, Gleichen and High River in their aspirations for the Agricultural Col- lege. F. H. Sherman, a happy farmer, was in the city yesterday. The worries of strikes are a thing of the past and he is now looking forward to a bountiful r JAIL THE HOBO Those who are in charge of the ad- ministration of law and the punish- ing and prevention of crime should a policy of jail and -up enlargement. It is a mistake to keep sending the hoboes from one town to another. This is no hard- ship on them for it is what they in- tended doing anyway. But to lock them up for thirty days with hard labor is a different matter. They will soon learn that if they have to work -they might as well work for wages and earn something so as to rest be- tween times. Any hobo who strikes a town should not be allowed to get away from it until he is so sick of it he will .never want to come back. The lock-up with hard labor is the only way'to get at these fellows. In tJus western country where settle- ment' is sparse in parts it is especial- ly necessary to keep tramps off the Tottd. In these parts women are gen- erally alone and the incidents some- times reported to the police of the frights these women receive point to the fact that something ought to be sending these fellows away. Thejr naturally will go where they will not be molested in their begping and thieving and the best Lethbridge is the only city in the -world engaged in the coal mining bus- iness. I Love to Love a Mason 'Cause a Mason never tells Another supply of this aristograph picture has arrived. Amongst sheet music ar- rivals "Here's to the Sailor I'm Coming Back to Dear Old Maple Land." Ipc for 25c R.5JIGE, TIE PICTUIE clerks work at 6 p.m. patronr fix our-doling hour Stays Shined. Dust won't dull it Rain won't spot it Dampproof and waterproof. Keeps out moisture. Softens and preserves the leather. Just put it on, rub two or 'three times with a brush or cloth and a brilliant and lasting shine results. No substi. tutes even I half as good. FOR SHORE OR rough walking anywhere, in you'll find nothing so conducive to comfort as the Bereslord shoe of which we have a great many ia many sizes for the outfitting of men, wo- men, boys, misses and youths for out- ting delights. Prices range from to Examine this capital shoe. Just arrived at Stock Yards F. Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge F. German, The Shoeman Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PHONE es Beside Bentley's A Snap Two Corner Lots on Fori Street, in Block 66 Terms Fire, Life and-Accident Insurance. Money To Loan J. I. EAKIN CO. P.O.Bbcl Hue383 Straw- berries TKia woftt we have a large shipment of straw- berries for preserving Leave your orders early [IE H. McHlLOP CO., Successors to THE J. BROWN CO OR. W. S. QALBRAITM-PhjtifiUft Aecouchur. Houm 9 a.m.. 8-3; 7.8 p.ui. Office 914 path 0t. Phone 63. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND OEANi Street.- Hours- Bef DR A. Stafford Block, and roo... Office Houw-li Surgeon. Accoucttar, Oddiellow.- Block. Hours-THI 8 a.m.. n to I 3 to 6. 7 to 8. Phone, day .no night. 343. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., General Teaming ;i We do all classes of teaming on the shortest notice. Satis- faction guaranteed. If you need coal and you want tBe best value your money will buy, ring me up on Phone 201. Coal must be paid for on 'delivery. WM. TAYLOR I JAMES RICHARDS t Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry PHONE 409 Automobiles, Gasoline Engines, Steam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed Stafford Block, Lethbridge Office Houra-9.30-12 a.m., S.B D m 7.8 p.m. graduate Royal College of Dantal Burgeons, Toronto. Stafford Bjock, Rooms 6 and e. Hours 9-12; UNDERTAKING and MUSIC WALL PAPER Largest and best stock in the city. MADAM Pi- aniste. organ and voice produc tion. Visits or receiver pupils preparatory or advanced. Coaehina for exams. Howard Crabfc Street. MR. ALBERT ELY-FupU ol M. Bnggs. M.A.. Bong Singing mnd Voice Culture. Pupil Of Chas Hancock. Esq.. F.B.C.O., L.R A II Organ and Theory. Voice culture pipe organ, piano, harmouy aud theory, song .giving. Open for COD certs, banquets. recitoK on application. Box .flflO Utb bridge. Alta. MACMILLIAN-PK 2 Paper Hanging, Paint- J ing Etc. WELLINGTON Brat, Cor. Cutbill and Court- land. Box 644. THE U. S. TARIFF. Washington, July amend- ment agreed to allow all logs on the Maine and M'irmesola border to be sawed in mills on the Canadian side, which, are now owned by Americana, without interference with their free entry into the United States. On motion, Senator McCumber, in the amendment exempting wheat, flour and flax seed from the draw back provisions of the bill, an amendment by Senator Overman allowing a. drawback on cotton ties, when used on cotton that is exported, were agreed on. F. Maloney, a lacrosse player of Almonte and was asphyxiated by -gas in the shaft of the S. Crown (Reserve Mine, at Cobalt. He was 22 years of age and unmarried. Important Notice to Miners We are offering you the best values in MINING SHOES and per pair These shoes are guaranteed to be good and solid all through Men's working shoes 50 and "FITWBLL" Shots for Men at per pair made from box calf, velour calf, vici kid, tan calf and patent calf leathers. Greatest value in thf itest HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY If You Have Any Money To invest drop into our office, or write ns, and inquire into tbe soundness of ARROW LAKE FRUIT LANDS as an investment If You Want a Home we will show you how to get a sub- stantial one at the Arrow Lake Orchards M. FREEMAN, Gen. Agent Whitney Block Letbbridge WttTEIN SWUM C8IPW Opposite the Publicity Building For PUBLICITY Printing Business Systems manufactured in the City. WESTHN STITIONEIY COffiNY imuw. of -Berlm many High Class Scotch music specialty. -Open for >ecitak, queta concerts, etc. For ply cjo Royal Collieries, LetbbridfV LEGAL Office adjoining Bank. .Lethbridge. Onioo Simmona. 80- and Notaries. Money to loaa. W. C. Simmons 8. J. Shepherd! C. F. P. CONYBEARE, K.C., D.C.L Barrister. Solicitor. Etc. Office Conybeare block, 41.' H Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers: for Royal LH ford Blk. WACOOUGALL-Barmua Boom u SURVEYING VF- HAMILTON, B.A.Sc.-BomJjuon Land Surveyor. Jrrigation and Hy- draulic Engineer. Boom 5. Whit- ae? Block: Phone 205. All Standard HandUd HEAD VICTORIA, 8. C. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTOR! WM. T. WILLIAMS-Architect. Whit- ney Block. Late of Williama Architects, Detroit. F. Booiu Whitney Block. LODGE PRIDE OF ALBEPITA, fcietlt Seclety Son of Meett in the Oddfedllows1 Hall every fiwt and third Wedntiday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply JA8. A. Macdonald Block, Bedpatb Street Lethbridge Alta. W. J. Wide, W. President. Fred T. Robin. Sec.. Box IfUMijiftlriili. Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD OFFICE-TORONTO Capital Capita! Paid Up D. R. W ILK IS President HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY Vice-Prei. Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities, Merchants, Fanners and Private Individuals inrited. SAVINGS DEPARTMEHT-Special attention it giren to Strings Bank Accounts. Deposits of f 1.90 and upwards receded and inter- est allowed at current rate from date of deposit. ___________' LETHiftfDQE BRANCH-W. R. SCATLI, Msnaftr. Begin Block, Round St., beside Rentiers Meets and 1st 3rd Mondays in K. of P Hall at f o'clock. V iiiting Drethren are cordially invited. J. AIHCROFT, W.P M-ly QUS NEIDU3, W.I. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof, ing, sanitation, heating and tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A A A.A.I.C.. Mao' Lethbridge Office, and build er. Estimates cheerfully given. Re- pairs and alterations executed at the shortest uotioe. Box 730. Leth R. E. QEORQE-Eiectrical and contractor. Lighting ana pow. er installations. and ipedl- cations. Office McKeown's Haul ware. 90S. A.F.