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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 16, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDQE DAILY HERALD. FRIDAY, JULY II, I KM. NOBLE The first town, north of Letnbridge, seventeen miles north-west of the city, on the Carmangay branch NOW O N SALE THIS TOWjiSITE IS BEAUTIFULLY LOCATED. IT IS WITHIN SIGHT OF LETHBRIDGE, MONARCH AND CARMANGAY. THE FERTILITY OF THE DISTRICT IS WELL KNOWN. THE DRAINAGE IS PER- FECT. NOBLE HAS OPENINGS FOR ALL KINDS OF BUSINESS CALL OR WRITE, MILLIES NOBLE CLARESHOLM ALBERTA BARB WIRE PHONES AT SPRING COULEE Connecting Up Ah the Houses on the Thompson Farms Spring Coulee, July tions are being taken for the new Presbyterian Church which is to built in Spring Foulee within two m6aths. Oyer eight hundred dollars have been collected. Mrs. W. L. Thompson contributed [hundred dollars. Mr. John Thomp- son gave two hundred. jttr. -Steve Dudley one hundred, and the re- mainder has been collected among the farmers around Spring Coulee. Barb-wire telephones are being plac ed in Mrs. W. L. Thompson's farm" through this district. Mr. Charlie Kelly charge of the putt- ing of them in. Jfany are already in- stalled, and the rest will >be complet- i ed this week. It will not be cou.- relatives here. Grain is heading out very slowly and looks well. Mr. Shoemaker has a few acres of corn. It is quite high and is con- sidered the best corn that has been! raised in this district. Although the crops are they are looking on an average very well. Latter Day Saints hold services Sunday morning ia the school house. Presbyterian services held im the school house in the afternoon. Mr. Wilson, of Magrath conducts the service. Mr. Jelliff, ig 'building a large bam on his ranch, southwest of Spring Coulee. Rock is being hauled for the dation of the new elevator, 'which i4 being built ut Spring Coulee. A great deal of breaking is. being in this district this summer. Ifcere are several steam plows at BOW ISLAND ALBERTA "V FOR SALE Residential and Business Lots Buy real estate iu fhe most progres- sive town in Southern Alberta, and thereby double your profits Residential Lots from to Business Lots from to JFor terms call or write and twenty acres with horse power. His neighbors too have considerable land ready for next year's crop. In that section -there will be at least an least an increase for next crop j nected with the government telephone work. in any way. A crowd from Spring Couleo i Mr. Steve Dudley went into Leth- getting ready -to leave Monday fora bridge on business yesterday. Tie is j week's trip to1 the Lakes back today. i Mrs. w. L. Thompson and sister re- Mr. Charlie Kelly leaves today for i turned last week-after spending Calgary on business. jweek in High River j Mr. Charlie Kelly brought his wife Miss Marie Skouson of Raymond down from Higth River about two i arrived Monday aad -will g: eni the months ago. They are now I summer at the home Mrs. Smith nr __ I _ few days to their kome in Oklahoma with Mrs. W. L. Thompson in Spring Mr. and Mrs. Rice return Coulee. given her not a jot of supeEaatnral information in return. This failure of A- i, -D -r-r-i, Sophy's was the first rift between I jhajing m the Porcupine Hills. The Lady jjegand her. Pharos conld have Ludtke Waddell of one-quarter of the 1909 acreage. A. Flested, who lives about five Warner, miles west of Granum, has over a hundred acres in crop. His fall j wheat is good, and even better than his spring wheat, which is just com- mending to head out. The farmers in that section have done consider- able F. McDougall who lives about ten miles west of G-tanum has one hundred and fifty acres nf spiring j wheat, nearly all headed out and 'a I splendid crop. .He has over one'h.un- i ared acres more broken, part of i which is worked -up and he will soon i jsow it to fall wheat. There is lots! of good hay in the high that j he cuts his timothy with the -binder, j From his homestead in the hills he j I can see four towns and the smoke of i Went'a that He had received I the Lethbridge coal mines when they like from Lady Meg j are running. j P. A. Fry, of Olson "Creek is busy Miss Ruth Skouson, of Raymond ter spending a few weeks at came to Spring Coulee on Monday, j the home of Mr. Rice's parents in She will spend the summer vrtth Mrs- j .Spring Coulee. Majarison. Fall grain season has 'begun. Many Mr. and Mrs. T. Irvine returned to j have started to sow grain. Coulee after spending three weeks in j Mr. Harlan Thompson is just be- Miss. Vilda Matson of Ray- i ginning to get around again. A horse fell on lum. some time ago and he been going around on for two weeks. Mr. Bert. Kelly is building a new house east of the Spring Couie-.- Trad ing Co. ANTHONY HOPE Author of "The Prisoner of Zenda ooaoooooooooQOoooeooo frpmght. IMS jUithoay Hope Hawltim wild timothy is over two feet nigh it a and a rank crop. The wild timothy i great but it was not at present Ma J i is just like the cultivated variety but j game to eject her from the household. He had other ends in view, and there 'was no question of the hundred pound note yet It is pleasant to turn to another fig- tire, one which stands out la the a shorten head. Berries of all J kinds are very plentiful ia. the kills. There is a big crop of strawberries, I huckleberries, raspberries, gopseber- ries and Saskatoons. Xearly every rancher in the hills' meaSer records of this time and bears j 1 has some crop. There is double the Castair, uuuuic me gavres. is neither futile nor sordid, rti _. __ _ r moisture that there is on the CRANUM JOYFUL 'ABOUT CROPS Prospects For A Big Harvest -Some Big Fields Of Grain (Special to the Herald) Granum, July ,gra n analces G-rjChum grow. Granuin's grain is growing and town is sure to grow, for its grain crop is "assured now for year. Men who ought to know, .-say that this year's crops are the best yet and as good or better than any in Alberta. Spring wheat and fail are both good crops there will be a large increase over -last year. Last winter there were four eleva- tors and two more are now staked to be built this year. Of last .year's crop at least seven hundred bushels were handled at -G-ranum but this year it is estttnated -that one million bushels will be mar- keted at Granum. The elevator sid- ing- and the passing track are beTng flats. There is pleaty-of timber on the hig-het ridges. The ranchers use this timber for fencing, fuel and build ing material. iemgthened so as to accommodate the increased business. This year's break- j has" a field ing indicates a still further' increase 'of-fa11 aU 'headed in next season's crop. [and-pretty even all over the field. It Cochrane who lives four IglV6J! ?mmise a bumper crop yield- mg- forty bushels to the acre. Today a farmer brought in. a sam- ple of No: l fall wheat, which was T. R. Cochrane who miles east of Granum has three hun- dred -acrqF of crop, nearly all spring wheat. Eis fall wheat is all headed out and the spring wheat is ing to head out. His crop is lent. C. M. Anderson, who lives seven miles of G-ranum, has near- ly two hundred acres of spring grain He -has a. hundred-acre field of spring which the tenth of July. It is the best i crop he .has ever seen in this coun- Ol GmnUm S Citizens' whea try and he has been here for seven a and busy schemer nor impostor. He aad afcaole soldier and In___ man, holding- his ancestral principles In Ms heart, bnt content to serve his conn' try In evil times until good should come. was courteous and attentive to.; Lady Meg, touching her follies with light hand, and to Sophy gave Ms love with, an honest and impetuous sin- j cctity, -whlcM he masked by a gay mor lest his lady should be grieved at the havoc she herself had four miles south of town there is section of wheat, of-which four faun- even better than the sample to Granum 'today. among the prominent members ef the group in which Sophy lived in Paris is Mme. Zerkovitch. Her hoe- band was of Russian extraction, his father having settled in Kravonia and become! naturalized there. The son was now In Paris as correepoBdeht to one- of the principal papers of Slama. Mme. was by birth a Pole, years and has seen crops that yield- ed fifty-two bushels to the acre No wonder G-ranum is-growing'. No not a remarkable woman In "herself, wonder the smile is, growing1 on the Dut important in this, history as the ef- fective link between these days and. So- phy's life in Kravonftu She was small. The pair "of rogues did their work well and quietly, so quietly that noth- ing of It would be known were It not that they quarreled later on over the spoils of this and other transactions, and Mme. Mantis in the witness box at power was Eille used her memory and her tongue freely. "The plan now was to get rid of the young she said plainly, "Pharos feared her power over my lady and that my lady might leave her all the money. Pharos hated the young lady because she. would have nothing to say to him and told him plainly that she thought him a charlatan. She had courage, yes! Bnt If she would have joined in -with then, into the streets with me! I knew that I well enough, and Pharos knew I knew j It So I hated her. too, fearing that t some day she and he would make up their differences, and for me! Yes, that was bow we were, M. le President" Her lucid exposition elicit- ed a polite compliment from M. le Pres- ident and we also are obliged to her. But Sophy was heedless. She showed afterward that she could fight well for what she loved well and .that with her an eager heart made a strong band. Ber heart was not in this fight The revelation ef mad Lady Meg's ferae motive for taking her np may well have damped a gratitude otherwise be- coming ia Sopliy Grouch transmuted to Sophie de Gmcbe. Yet the gratitude remained. She fought for Lady for her sanity and some retoru of san- ity In her proceedings. In so fighting she fongfat against herself, for Lady Meg was very mad now. For herself she' did not fight Her heart and her H. G. WHEELER DEAD AJpin. Club Ont of Itf Prom, inent Mtmbers. Alpine Clubhouse, Banff, July 12. Alpine Club deep sorrow over the death of Hector G. Wheeler, its assistant chief mountaineer, who died on the 6th instant, after a se- vere illness of eight month's. Mr. Wheeler was an original member of the Alpine and an early mem- ber of the American Alpine club. He was the son of Capt. p. Wheel- er, of "The Kilkenny, Ire- land, was born in London, England, in 1872, and came, to Canada with his parents in 1876. He served an i 'apprenticeship of five years as a steel engraver with American Bank Note company, of Montreal and Ottawa; but at its close accepted the position of typographical draughts- man in the of his brother, the topographer of the department of the interior. During the photo-topographic sur- vey of the Canadian Rocky Moun- tains he ascended" many of the high- est peaks "and attained great skill aj> an Alpine This skill was utilized to the fullest extent by the club, of which-he-was a devoted mem- ber. -He was one of its favorite guides; his great strength, patience and even temper rendering him par- ticularly well adapted to such a ser- vice. Many of the club's members graduated to-active-membership by his aid. Narrow Esctptijr In the conduct ofva photo-topo. graphical- survey it is necessary to- ascend to the summit of the highest peaks- to obtain the. photographs from- which the maps are made. In this Wheller has had many hairT breadth sliding many1 feet down ice slopes, to be arrested; only by a miracle, and, once falling through a snow-bridge into a cre- vasse where he was saved his axe- catching on its edge, V As- a topographical 'draughtsman fie was one of .the best in Canada! 'and several of the published- maps of the-Main, iind Selkirk. ranges of the Canadian Bockies are from his 'pen. Our most sincere sympathy -is not only with, his relations, but with the young...Alpine club .of, Canada, who mourn his loss, a. loss that will be greatly felt in Alpine circles during the present year of strenuous activity while the club is entertaining -re-, nowned Alpine men from the British Isles. BELIEVE HOLD UP MAN WILL BE CAPTURED Vancouver, B. C., July the desperado who on June 28 shot and killed Special Constable Decker at Ash-croft was a brother .of the dead train robber Haney, who had just been shot by the constable, is" a fact established by the detectives who: are still pushing along the trafl. left by the bandits. The man hunt has been abandoned but the detectives are ning- down the records of the Haney brothers and it-is confidently expect- ed that in time the escaped murder- er will be captured. The Alexandra A cool, pleasant plase to dine these hot days. Every- thing that the mar- ket affords at prices to suit aril. N, H. MURRAY, thoughts were elsewhere. The schemer market dav everv day of the week ana Wim ST1Dum nwr Ter7 tL I Til TT i bright hazel eyes, with light colored A. Ellis, who lives about miles south-east of Granum has i s icr oneir most i man, she was an acquaintance to be about three hundred acres in croD of harvest which is now prac- welcomed. Whatever strange notions Another New One! O.UUUL uuree nunarea acres in crop o'ii which sixtv acres is fall wheat TtitiCally assured- for there is an abun- i she harbored abont Sophy In after days best fni. of these hot sun- I conceived from the beginning and ;dance of moisture and these hot; of year of any has ever seen. WlU hUJTy the busy har' His whole crop is looking good. The feS a __________ fall wheat is heaided out and spring wheat is heading. JOats are good. WONDERFUL ELECTRIC PALACE. J. Mclnnes, who lives three miles east, of Granum. has four hundred she conceived from the beginning and lost a strong affection for her, and their friendship ripened quietly the critical wbicb sbe city "and times in lived.' For she was young, from their first meeting at Lady Meg's, j youth bad where Marie Zerkovitch was a frequent visitor and much interested In Pharos' in spring 'wheat, all and fiftj. good and heading out. His oats_are j also a good crop! "v j He broke about eight acres and Tiie Mberta Railway and legation Company Is how offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS v ON 'THE MARKET lots North jf the Railroad and West of Westminster fid. House in France Where Electricity Does Marvellous Work. M. Georgia Knap, a native Troves.., and author of an important work on! the "manufacture of motor cars, has i recently had completed a wonderful which he has christened the I Feria Electra Villa., where electricity i has been turned to account in a thou-i sand ingenious ways to replace the j domestic service.' Once inside one j finds one's self surrounded by the i marvels of electricity. In the dining-. room no servant ever enters. The! of the table descends into the! kitchen and reappears with each fresh The kitchen is run Jbyj electricity, which prepares the makes the sauces, grinds the coffee. two behind sipping beer. s come to visit her In his shower of golden prom- ise. The days were mark- ed for her no more by fawning advances the spiteful insinua- tions of Pharos than by the heroics of a a uneasy emperor or the Ingenious experiments in reconcil- ing contradictions wherein his minis- ters were engaged. For her the days or lived not as she met or failed to meet Casimir de Savres. It was the season of her first love. Yet, with all Its joy, the shadow of doubt Is over It It seems-not perfect. The delight is in receiving, not in gTving. His letters to her, full of reminiscences of their meet- lues and talks, are shaded with doubt j eloquent of insecurity. Sbe wms j no more than a girl in years, bnf; In _j Rome ways her mind was precociously OPHT'S enemies were at work, j ambition was spreading and Sopay was careless. Such j Ifs still growing wings. con- Is the history of the next twelve I stant tone of deference, almost of adu- months. Mantis was installed j lation, marks in part the man, In part does the cooking, and. after the medium now, and revelations came, the convention in which he bad been washes the dishes. In the bedroom, i But tlieT came slow, vague, fitful, tan- bred, but it marks, too. the .suppliant when one goes to bod the curtains: toIi2lnS- Something was wrong. Pha- To the last he is the wooer, not ihe close of themselves and the liehts could it lover, and at the of his ecstasy lies _ u-i i be, for surely Lady Meg by her faith the risk of despair. For her part, sbe Ao out, while one hns only to touch; (andf lt may her iiberalil7) often speaks of him afterward and al- tOIl to TTUJ.KP t-f u j _ ...i- _ __ _ And a good one, too. THE MODEL UNION RESTAURANT has been scld and'-.is now under entirely new man- agement, who are aiming at running an Dining Hall, where everything in season can be had, served tastily and promptly. GIVE TRIAL AND SEE. NEW-ENGLAND RESTAURANT New Hill Block Dufferin Street with the tenderest affection. She K i button to make the. nights-able j deserved weJI of unseen powers? vrnys w e eneres aecon. glide towards the bod with breakfast; He hinted at: the evil eye, but without never ceased to carry with her wher- j laid out. Everywhere and in every-1 express accusation. Under "the Infltj- ever she went the bundle of his letters, Mantis would speak of "the ma- tied with a scrap of ribbon and In- pliod a hundredfold. TERMS EASY One-third cash, one-third G nsonths. balance 12 Interest