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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 9, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Tuesday, July 1012 THE LETJIUKIJliGE HEKALD Ybii can get a Lot "---for your money if you patronize firms advertizing on this page AA feet frontage facing street rail- way' 'track in South Lethbridge. cash, 3 and 6 months. Tliis snap yill only be on the market for a few days. F. C. Lowes Co. AUTOMATIC CASHIER IS LAICM Balmoral Blk. Lethbridge For jv-3 inside residential or subdivision property set MITFORD COMPANY FOR SALE 7 loomed fully modern cottaKe, new. on one and one-half lots In one'of the best locations in the city. Price for a few days only, {4500. Terras, JSOO cash, balance easy. Alberta Loan and Investment Co., Limited 1214 Revenue Producer consisting oi 160 aoies 11 hiiles'iiom Ifantoii, 1 miles iiom Paikland, iy2 miles Irom new C N R 1 mile fiom school and chinch This land is fice fiom btonc, soil is heavy daik loam 120 acies in oais, in fine condition, 40 acies to be sumraei-Jallowed The ciop will be M 01 th 00. Price Per Acre, TERMS TO SUIT-PURCHASER'1 The Cascaden Land Co. 10SS. Office Macdenild Building. SPLENDID BUILDING LOTS 2 lots pn Cross St, (5th c A N close to Kmdergaiten School Puce each, One-third cash, balance 4 and 8 months North Letkbridge Realty Co. PHONE Snap for Quick Sale 20 acres, part ot L. 3. D. 12, N.E. 1-4 30-S-20, w. -4th, situated- only three miles Sue sast of City, at J1SO.OO per acre, on very.easy Apply E, M PAGET Public Accountant 203 Farmtr Building Winnipeg, Man. NECHACO VALLEY GARDEN SPOT OF P. the government reports of same: "The Nechaco with Ha level valleys- and rich deposit, offers special inducements to farmers, advantages are many; the land is level, the soil IB rich and to a great extent open, the climate is mild; the prin- cipal crops can be grown without trouble. "The soil everywhere is of the richest quality. It is composed of fine deposit aoil with clay subsoil. Not only is the grass very luxuriant on the prairies, hut in tho wooded portions, pea vines and vetches of different: species grow to. such .a-.height -that it renders traveling'very 'Prict 115.00 per acre; cash, balance monthly. The T. H. Stagg Land Co. Room 1-6 Johnson Blk. 323 5th St. a. Upstairs SECURITY INVESTMENT CO., LIMITED "LAND MERCHANTS" Life Insurance Money to Loan Room 12, Hull Hock, Lethbridge, Phone 768. 207r Tembleton Lake City, Raymond Alta., Phone 5. Bank of 'Commerce Has Installed Very Latest Equipment The Herald today was shown an mi tomtit iu cashier which has jvib been installed in tht; offices of th oIlicL's of the Canadian' Hank of Com iiiutcc lie-re. The new machine whic in -.jippe.U'aiicc'resembles-soirftwhat a iidding machine, is capable of count iujj; out change instead of the telle hsiving_ io do this with his own liands; Ciuingc for any amount silver can be counted out as required Kor inst-uire, by pressing one ke complelc chanuc in bili'er lor one Jol lar is obtained, which operation course, can be multiplied for amount desired. The automatic cash ier cnn be used in many other wavi and is altogether a great time saver GLOOMY GLOOM FOLLOWED JOY COALDALE MAN DIDN'T LIKE ABSENCE OF, CHIMES IN CHURCHES to be in town foi tbe weekend I was induced to visit the opera bouse. The play wag the "Flirting which, as every- one fortunale enough to be present will agree, was particularly conducive to a happy frame or mind. So much so, in fact, .'was 'this the case in iny own person, that ou m> couch I was in a state of sreat ela- tion, and drifted into the land'. c-i dreams in compa'ny with '-in the shape of the "Egyptian. PiMhcess. Towards morning .this felicitous'con- dition nideh brol en in ipon bj i most auful u ailing sound suggest ive of tbe last crack of sound so mournful, so helpless tone that it immediately cast -my unconscio brain into the depths of despair, and all was darkness.1 After a wbile this voice, became more insistent, -and bout upon 'brain so that It gradually resolved Itself into the harsh, 'discordant fun- eral tolfing of a church bell. I awoke with a shiver of apprehension, gave one.wild glance around me, and duck- ed my head under the all in vairi. The death knell stili haunted me. At last 1 gave up iu despair, 'and in H fit of desperation, bordering- upon delirium I flung off the bed clothes, rushed to the window, clcsed it and started dressing, casting .jneanwhile, fervid anathemas upon the author of my dls- How much better" if. instead of this barbarous sound, reminiscent-of. tho dark ages, a beautiful peal of bells were to salute the ear of tbe sleeper, awakening him to a better worl-d, con- juring up noble thoughts, ami lifting his soul above the. sordid cares of earth, above the slush and mire of life, unto realms of happiness and peace. How much better would it be to have the message of the the message of joy, of hope, contained in their- sweet and pi-aim ive note, sent into the .homes of the sick, the lonely, the sorrowing, dispelling the misis of darkness and desnair, and bringing some modicum oi' some ray of sunshine, brightening the existence of the sick ami wounded'in life's battle. Then again, when the lucky bride- groom takes unto himself -a timid, blushing bride, what better message than -thai of- the bells'.to speed the joyous couple down the vale. Up to 'the present there Is not one city in tbe west in fortunate posses- sion a set of bells, and it is given to Lethbridge to place herself in a nninuo position in; this respect it she cares to avail herself of tho oppor- tunity. Yours truly, A, W. GOGAY, Coaidale. LETTERBOXES FOUHE CITY INSPECTOR ROSS SHOWN WHERE LETBRIDGE NEEDS MORE ACOOmiviOuATiON When Inspector Ross, of tho postal department, was in some time'ago he made a tour of the city wtth Postmaster Higinholham, It did not take' him lo'tiR .to realize that the city had been growing faster than tho postal.'facilities, and while he 'wns very mum oil: tlic1 question of a new post .thought he saw, some chance-to improve the present facili- ties by adding considerably co their scope, lie Mr. Higln- to prepare, showing Io cations for several more letter in different parts of the city, and for ward It to the department. This him been done, and while no word lias -been received that the sug- gestion has "followed, there is u likelihood that at least pan of the recommendation will-be adopted at an early date. The1 boxes at the 1'ollowing'-points: Three each on' Fifth and Seventh avenues inlhe new C. P. H. subdivision, North..Lethbridge. These may not be needed yd but soon will be... Corner First" avenue -north and Six- teenth street Corner Third- avenue north and Six- teenth street, north. Corner Fifth avenue north and Six- teenth street Corner Seventh- avenue north an-.l Thirteenth BtreeL.nortii. DAMP WHEAT LIKELYTOBE Corner Seventh" avenue north and Nineteenth street north. On the South; Side Corner Fifth avenue south and Sec- ond street Corner Seveitth avenue south and Fourth so'u'ih. Corner Ninth avenue south ami Sixth -street Corner Ninth.'avenue south, and Ninth street south. Corner 'Ninth avenue soiith and Eleventh street Corner Ninth avepuc faou'h anl ThirteenUi streat jouJJi Corner Second .avenue Lsouth and" Twelfth street A. southv- (.wholesale section} At present there aie -i lo'lei boxes in use in the city Too lion calls EC- the addition ot moie Pfjc j; exactly doubling .accpm modation in- this regard. Standing in Cars to be Treated at Drying Plant. Winnipeg, Juh 3 [idja it was pointed out the loss that was ikcly to bo occasioned bv cars of damp wheat standing in tho heat waiting to be dried, and mentioned that one house had sent its expurt down to make an investigation. The expert was James Massic, of the CIrain Growers' Grain company, and he stated on his return yesterday, that "there are more than bushels of oIT-gradc grain wheat, flax and bats thai has passed, inspection, and is between Winnipeg and Fort William and iii danger from heat- ing. On account of the1 great variety of the grades, it is impossible for the drying plants at the head of the lakes to handle more than forty cars per day and tough grain is pouring in From the' counU'V daily, a considerable portion pf.ths grain he as its value even after dried, would not pay for freight anil expenses." Mr. Massic further stated that -he had 'discussed the matter with the train commission while-al Kort Wil- liam and that the -commissioners worn already endeavoring to have1 a drying plant owned by Armour and company, brought to Fort William. This pb.nl has a .ca- pacity of bushels per dny. Un- der tlis conditions now. obtaining at Fort William, .it- is of the utmost im- portance thai further drying.facilities it pio nicd Home criti- cism is also due to the railway com- panies in the manner in 'which aic selected prel-edcnce not hein; J Third Avenue Business 3 lots block 14 Revenue Producing ASQUITH LINDSEY Real Estate Financial Brokers BOMINION BtOCK." PHONE NOS. 1183, 1210, 100T. The H. MACBETH AGENCY J-OANS, .FIRE INSURANCE .REAL ESTATE SHERLOCK BUILDING, LETHBRIDGE "An Old Established Firm of Good Repute." Fire Insurance Money to Loan A Few Lots in Fai'kdale F011 EACH x The C. B. Bowman Agency ACADIA BLOCK. PHONE FOR SALE Car of choice OATS for immediate delivery O. T. LATHROP Firm Ltndi .Stafford Block Farmt Loam COAL GO HOMESTEAD1NG BIG PRINCIPLE AT STAK.E London, July Judicial com- mittee of the Privy Council reserved judgment. In tho -following Canadian case: The Toronto ami Niagara Co. vs the Corporation of tbe (own of North Toronto, a dispute as to the ap- pellants' right to, so upon the iH'reetH. of Xortn Toronto for the purpose-of creeling poles to carry their power lines. RECIPROCITY IN BRAINS London, Out., July Adam Heck today confirmd a .report that Prof. Hill, of Minnesota, Has been ap- pointed chief of the Hygenie Institute this cltv. Wl LU' MAKE, USUAL' SLA'CK SUM .MER1 SEASON MORE PROFIT- f ABLE' Coal City, July Not only Reg suffered a result of a cyclone. Lnst week a miniature cyclone struck 'the village ov Blcan. commonly, known loal wrecking the 'tipple of one of the mines and overturning 'several shacks A woman residing in one of the sbacka bnd a narrow- escape 'from se injury for she; .was in bed at the ime was overturned. When she awakened .the 'shack r.-'as on its end. Thoroughly bewildered and she was Tible 'with much difficulty to climb through an aper- .iire in the cuuscd by the force >f the impact -Scnntily attired and in a very ncr- condition, she made her way to a. neighbor's house. The damage at (he mine will ne- cessitate, "several days of repair work )'efore the mina is In working order again..-1 Arthur Sale, JI.A., vicar of faber, is now holding services in the lalJ every Sunday afternoon, On Sunday ovenins the Methodist elnirch recommenced their 'usual ser- vice; The preacher was the Rev; S. J. of Alberta College, who has been sent by the president of t'tic conference id 'fill the vacancy. caused by .the resignation of "Mr. who was- stationed there by conference. A large congregation gathered in the hall to hear the new minister. The crops in the vicinity of Coal City .and .Chin are looking well as a result of the recent rains. A number of I he miners at Coal City have recently become infected with the homcstcadiiig fever, conse- quently many of ihem have migrateil to tha country font It of Red Deer, .Where they hope I o make good on the Foil. Summer bning -llic slack -season for mining, several, of them. are put- ting Iii their stipulated time now with 'iiie Idea' ot returning to Ccal'CUy In Iho winter when work is plentiful. There is no dnubl. timt this village is located in a district rich with min- eral wealth and ought in a few years to be (iHito an Important town. Miss Dove of Lethbridge was spend- ing thn week-end with her motlvor, -who rrsides here. .Mr. Pnrkcr arrived home on Satur- day after spending a few day's LeUibridca, given in of do i of OL shipment matter which Mr. Miss e pointed o'ut and grain comnamcs is that, the riluation renders it eitieme- ly puecarious for anj compam ti n i'c any advances, on grain until such time" as it is unloaded, as 1.5 cent, of the grain which passed inspection straight grade would he out of condition it reaches the Icrnvih'als. ROBLIN HAS TO SELL ELEVATORS LIKE TELEPHONES, HIS. MANAGE- MENT OF ELEVATORS HAS BEEN A JOKE Winnipeg, July to make success in the operation of its ITS provincial grain elevators, the govern- ment of Manitoba is prepared to .lease them to the Grain Growers' Grain Company, which will hold its annual meeting on .July 16, next, at Winni- peg. Negotiations'-already have been practically couple-ted "between the di- "eclors cf the company and' the Mani- toba government for the leasing- of the elevators at an annual rental of The directors 'will lay the proposition before the, annual meet- ing for confirmation of their action. With this matter, the meeting also will pass upon negptlations conducted by the directors for the leasing from the. Canadian Pacific Railway-of its immense terminal elevator on the lake front at Fcr-t William. This elevator has a capacity of two land a- half mil- lion bushels of- grain. The 172 'elevators owned by the Manitoba government in that province have a capacity of bushels each or an capacity of. five mil- lion bushels. The government has, been attempt-! ing U1 opcidfo the foi some; three years past, but frequent charges; were .made by tho fanners that aars' imj risonment and >eais surveilliance. the accused placed in the iron cage to hear tlie verdict, JDi riiiHS suddenly drew, forth.a-pidce, of glass and cut his throat He fell tlv flooi of the cige m a pool of blood, and a general pandemonium nrcke loose. The other prisoners screamed like wild animals, shouting invectives and imprecations The pronouncement of .the sentence was -received wtih uproarious" protests from tiic condemned men. -One, of them shouted, 'We sor. had a remarkable escai.s from death, lightning struckr their summer home at LlmJen Beach, here Mrs hurled from bed and landed upright on her feet In the middle or the loom Her face uas singed, and a gold tooth was partially melted Her daugher and son escap- eii unhuit, but anothei Verelv stunned One end ot the cot- tage blonn out and hurled over a. hundred feet away. A Money Maker; (Exclusive Listing) lots ou Avenue S. on corner ot street car line. We can recommend (his to be good 'investment and can divide If necessary, HOUSES TO RENT -MONEY TO The Dowsley Mulhern Land Co. Sherlock Bldg. 7th Street ;