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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 21, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGIFOTO THE rETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD TUESDAY, JULY 21, 1914 Cbe Hlbccta DAILY AND WEEKLY SUBSCRIPTION RATES billy, delivered, year..... by mail, per year...... WecWy. by mail; per TELEPHONES Business Office 125: Editorial Office I22 ,W, A. Buchanan John Torrance Sitoaging Director Business Manage: WELLS FOR THE FARMERS .The -Bow Island Review comes .011 with the very practicable sussestio iliat the provincial government through: the rural municipalities should aid the fanners, of the- where wells, are exnenbne, in veils for tile supplj of water for stock. The Re MCW points ojt_ the futility of advis- ing the farmer to raise stock, to prac- use dam ing branches or farming, unless a plentiful supply of pure water is readily ob- tainable. The Herald heartily endorses the Review's suggestion. There is no use denying that in parts of the south, especially 10 the nonh and east of the city, the question of a water sup- plv is one of the fanner's maia con- cerns. even before he adopts extensively. V.'e have it to cur certain knowledge that in the Chin district two wells have recently been suuk which went tb a depth, of some 700 feet before water was struck. When the. water did come, however, a flowing well, sufficient to supply quite a number of farmers, re- .sulied. The cost of such a well is over S1000. Few farmers, especially thcso whom we are. specially desirous of entering the mixed farming game, can such expense for a few years to come. The sciution sesnis to lie with the government It would appear highly practicable-' for the government, through thD machinery oC the various jural municipalities, to undertake sinking good wslis in central locali- ties, within fairly ear-y reach of Quite. a number of farmers. The cost of these wells uouid be charged" against the municipality to bo paid off as any' other debt by mesus of taxation, of the farmers benefit ted. over a num- ber 01 years. We would not suggest that the government stand all the ex- P 'ICKED UP IN ASSING FOR THE BUSY MAN Carbonized lignite sells for a ton at Estevaa. A company is being formed tb ufaoture pottery Estsvan. A 000 plant is figured on. A. B. aracdonald succeeds P. 13. resigned, us city solicitor of Cranbrook; B. C.' The salary of 'City Engineer Janln of Montreal has ibeen increased from .to may be the nest Lieutenant Governor f British Columbia. W. J. Rapsey, of Fort William, is he new manager of the Bank Montreal at Red Deer. FAMILY OF LIEUT. POUTE, K.N., BRITISH AVIATOR WHO WILL ATTEMPT OCEAN FLIGHT Canadian Fleet Goes Into Action Today This year's assessed valuation Medicine Hat on the single tax basis s about -the same as last year, being little over Capt. "W. G. Cox. of master of tlie Northern Navigation sfearuer, the .Majestic, dropped ead on the dock at Killarney, Out P. E. Laniarche, has been ap- ointed a member of the legal staf C the city of Montreal at a salary 01 4500. Dr. Donnelley's residence at Aber- ethy, Sash., was burned to the round and his little daughter, Mild- ed, was consumed in the flames. W. A. McDonald, a G. T. P. brake- aii, who lost both legs in an acci- ent, has from the ompany in settlement. Thos. Jefferson Moore, of Sasfca- ocn, is applying for divorce from his ife, Lydia LeeWingo, who now re- des in Calgary. pense as has been suggest- But the benefit tliat would accrue to "the "country would be sufficlciit to warrant tie government in the expense cf keeping. aserpe.of experts to direct the work. The re- turns would be very great and Wickens, Vancouver, succeeds him as outlay very small. With the Review, we commend the suggestion to the very serious con- sideration of ihe provincial govern' Sir James Whitney is going to rest up in August, the papers tell us. What for? Has he got indigestion from eat- ing tip ;co many Grit candidates back in June. Reeve John S.'Dougan of Loganton unicipality. Ibeeanominated, as he Conservative candidate for Eagle Creek, Sask. .The Ottawa Journal advocates the appointment of Dr. Chabot, M.P. for Ottawa, to the Senate. "Nap. Cham- pagne, P. P. is also an applicant for a Senatbrship. E. J. Case, of Red Deer, has been appointed manager of the Imperial Bank at Athabasca Landing. Mr. manager at Red Beer. A census bulletin states that there are 600 Eskimos -is md 1SGG around Hudson Bay. They are said to be pagan in name only; every one over ten is able to read religious books. The latest is an oil holding com- pany, and the Calgary Herald says I that members of tibat organization stand izi danger of bsing aggregation fff tanks. dubbed an Better that the Dominion Govern- ment should make a temporary loan j io western farmers who are iu strait-j 'ened circumstances" owing to crop; conditions, than spend millions James McKay, of Winnipeg, resi- dent timekeeper at Mile 110 Hudson Bay Railway, was accidentally killed while boarding a gravel train. He was '.hurled under the wheels; his left arm and leg being severed from- his body. He was a son of Selkirk Mc- Kay, one of ihe Selkirk settlers and Red River pioneers; he received his education at the old KUdoiian school and SL John's college. Col. Sam staff. On the 31st of this month E. F. T. Brokovski, of Battleford, will cele- wiatc the 3013i anniversary of.Jits ap- HS ior tne giory 01 as a notary -public and jus- aim his gold braid jt.ce Qf he has held continuously ever since 1SS4. He is therefore the oldest practicing official of the kind in the former North-west Territories, notwithstand- ing that ex-Mayor Clinkskill of Sas- In the Orange procession at Toron- to on the 12th seven cat of ten mem- "bers for the city in the Legislature and four out of five members of the Board of Control were in the march- ing ranks. Orangeism is strong in Toronto for more reasons than Pro- testant principles, too. katoon was gazetted at the same time to those offices. An injunction restraining the Chi- cago butter and eggs board from pub- lishing prices on butter, eggs and It is bad enough for Hon. w. H. other products, was Issued by Federal Montague to only have a majority of j judge Landis. In a suit filed some one, but to be told by the Moose Jaw j months ago, the government charged really consistent that by publishing prices on the corn- News, tive paper, that "He was a good man in his day, but that day was yester- is heaping sorrow upon a man when he is down in despair. the valley of Chamberlain's political career was one long- and brilliant antithesis. He early in life espoused the cause of home rule for Ireland and fought for it through tJhick and thin, under tlie leadership of William Ewart Glad- stone; he aftcrvrarda became one of the fiercest denouncers of Irish noirijr.' For forty years "he was one of the most passionate in Rich- ard Cobden's free, trade system; .he later launched protectionist crueadc -which attired the Empire, He com- menced bit political (life as a temper- Advocate; ihe conilned his years to writing pamphlets, most of (Which .were'utreakftd with intemper-. modities in which It dealt the butter and egg board artificially created nlees higher than the market war- ranted, and violated the Federal law prohibiting all trade. acts In restraint of Canada loses at least fifty million dollars a year" through damage to the cropa alone from Insect pests, accord- ing to a statement in the Agricultural Gazette, published by the Department of Agriculture. The protection of In- sectivorous birds is therefore strong- ly urged. Investigation ihas shown that insects form 65 per cent, of the total yearly food of wood peckers, 3G per cent, of that of fly-catchera, and 95 per cent, of the yearly food of wrens. Over .5000 insects have been found in a single bird's stomach. An- other reason given for protecting the birds is the fact -that many of them NUmo the gesfl? ni[ weeds. CONTINUED FROM FRONT PAGE. Rigged from a commanding position in the crow's nest is the Rainbow's big fire hose. A two-inch nozzle looks very businesslike. With this outfit, Commander Rose expected to do some preliminary execution which might preclude the necessity oE using fire-arms. BIG CROWD ON.HAND By the time the military, number- ing 200, were lined up and were ready (or any duty that the morning might bring about, the crowd all along the waterfront was becoming greatly Augmented. Thousands lined the wharves as near as they were allow- ed by the police to gor and the of Granviile street and the approach- ed to the C. P. R. station were lit-, era Hi black with people AH had their eyes either _on the His father is vicar of Denmark Hill. London. His sister. Jlouaca Porte, is to marry LieuL Hick of the British nary. His 13-year-old brother, Edgar, already makes a hobby of aeronautics although his father refuses .to allow him to make an ascent wiUi his older House of Commons opposed to tue Coleman, July 16. Preparations for the reception of the Wesley Ex- cursion which conies to' Coleman next Wednesday from Lethbridge, arc go- ing on apace, and nothing is being left undone to give the visitors the best time they have ever had in The Pass "The the source of the mid- dle fork of the Old Man river, is only six of Coleman, .and string of automobiles .-will, be in readiness on to as many people .as..desire to-visit'-', this interesting sight up to the lakes la order that this verj pleasant feature may be well the reach of all Rainbow she TO her anchor-1 conference todaj called a caucus mju como Ultll Ci-Cursioli) age or were craning their necks to, theic "mpathizers, probably ths iocal automobile see what was doing aboard KO- adopt resolutions oi a tne price for the trip to The magata Maru where it was promised' character to those passed the Ltt- rjave to one foliar, that one dol that the moring picture draws would members last referring to, jar rounli trip soon open. the undue interference ol the lhe dnve ttest o[ here 1S one of the which the Labor members most picturesque m the mountains, calculated to defeat the purposes of and lhose who aVilll themsehes of the Parliament I thls opportunity to take in the auto The conference at Buckingham Pal-, drive have Something to remem ace, after being in for i only fcer for many a day. Another convenience which the ex- cursionists will find in Coleman, snd one that they have not enjoyed in previous years, will oe the ease with Kings Supreme Effort in Ulster Crisis JONTINTJED PROM FRONT PAGE. The Manchester Guardian says "Any such transfer ot the substance if responsibility" anil'initiative if it has actually taken, place, is, o! course d be depreciated." The Daily News takes a stronger attitude, saying about an hour and a half, adjourned for the day. but will meet again to- morrow. PROVINCIAL SECRETARY N. B. TO TAKE .STAND 'St. John, July from Predericton in an automobile, Hon. H. F. McLeod; M.P., former pro- vincial secretary, 'arrived here today f after having missed his train at the "There are profound misgivings on to be to answer the per- the Liberal benches, where impatience 50aa, chargt..s asuiwt him, should he at the obstacles put m the path ofjbe to ,vitaess stana. ,t ,8 the government is- reaching the break- icg point." a LABOR VIEW. The Daily. Citizen, the official or-( gan the Lahor underj that Premier will be on stand most of the afternoon, which can procure first-class may he .many people "who will not care to be botheret with -carrying a lunch aric these will be glad to learn that tip- top, meals be procured here at prices nowhere exceeding fifty cents Then a tennis tournament will be another attraction, especially for those from Letiihridge who are mem bers -of the tennis club there. The people of Coleman hare'taken though Mr. Carvell maintains his hold, of this matter with-a vim, and crosE-examination should, not exceed! those who are fortunate enough to ltr, _ uuur. At 1.30 o'tlock the this town with the Lethbridce the heading: "Buckingham Palace !iTOm m to and! excursion on July 22nd will receive a royal welcome. denounces the alleged inter- ference of the throne and says "The House oi Commons and not some private loom in a.King's Pal- ace is the proper r.lace to debate and settle political Several Liberal members of the people were being turned away. DROWNING AT OUTLOOK Outlook. Sask., July Fraser of this town was drownsd yes- terday. Sister Gala Martin, Superior of Notre Dame Convent. Berlin, which she entered 40 years "ago, Is dead, aged 62. BONrWCAk (W- Government lighter and crew whiph is on its way to Hudson Bay for gov- ernment service on preparing Hud- Son Bay ports for ocean line service. opening dust damper and direct draft damper when shaking Sunshine furnace all dust is carried up _________ smoke pipe. See the McClary dealer or write for booklet m Sold by Geo. B. Dixon Co. THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O. ULJf, D.C.L.. Preildeot ALEXANDER Ot.tral JOHN AIRD, A..I. Ctn.r.1 Mi.ilir V. C. BROWN, Superimendmt el Central WMlcn BnacKM CAPITAL, RESERVE FUND, TRAVELLERS' CHEQUES FOR THE'BUMS OF or payable at their face value in the principal countries of the world, are sold for a small commission by all branches of the Bank Easily negotiated anywhere and self-identifying, they are almost indispensable to the traveller. The holder is protected in the event ot loss of the cheques, as a separate letter of identification is issued with them There safer or more convenient method pf carrying money when travelling. W4S Lethbridge Branch R. L Brymner, COUPON "N-58 tend JM Book. NO. 1. SPEND YOUR VACATION AT Waterton Lakes Southern -Alberta's famous Summer Eesort, with 18 miles of Navigable Water for Launches and How Boats Good Trout Fishing Additional accommodation at the new Lake Hotel. (Rates and per day) Stage leaves King Edward Hotel at Pin- cher Greek every morning for tlie Lakes. Dominion Loans to Farmers Asked CONTIOTJED FROM FRONT TAGB. The meeting appointed committees in each township to circulate the pe- titions and secure all the signatures of people wishing to have this prayer j granted, and return same to Jlr. Wcrts j'ljy nest Saturday, when they will be forwarded to our member, W, A. Bu- chanan, asking him to do all in his power to have aamu granted, These meetings are being hc'ld and petitions signed all over the drought- stricken country from Moose Ja'-.y the east to Plncher Creek on the west distance of about 120 miles wide, the people belioving that co [monster a petition coming into the government notice that they will be compelled to take some action in the matter. The question Is of grave Im- portance to every fanner and business man In the community, and the r-vj ill will be eagerly awaited. Addras......... Fiji and Mail this Coupon NOW. Don't off until another time. Are YOU Getting a Profit From Every Square Inch of Floor Space? Book will tell you how vou can double lion for the retailor, whole- sale merchant Mol manufac- turer. It may prove worth hundreds of dollari to YOU. It is brimful of uiggestiooi for the wideawakt business man who to increase his efficiency. We'll gladly send it free upon request you can your available Hoar space without adding to your pre- t building; It will show you how to make every iquare inch of floor space pay a profit. It contains a wealth of valuable informa- ELEVATOR COMPANY 60 BAY ST., TORONTO UM1ItD Gormany contains lilvwi. bee- The Cost of Living Advertising turns over stocks rapidly, and therefore multi- plies profits. This means lhat prices in a sliop which adver- tises can be short ralher than long, Or this you may be 'sure: Prices in a shop w-liich advertises are not MORE than in a shcp which does not adver- tise. The chances are that they are oftentimes- lower. This, also, Is 'generally true: You w.ill find better goods, 'better values and bettor service in thcso shops which turn over their stocks rapidly. Tihifl means, as a general tiling, shops which advertise. A Note To Merchants Advertising you paid for by the profits on increased Advertising is in simply say- ing in writing what you say to customers In your chop, Turn ever.stockf quickly, If you would make more money. Shop Where You Are Invited To Shop ;