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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBHIDQt DAILY HE.ULD, THURfDAY, JULY 22, IMI. Duly Herald December, >M7 Published by the Daily Herald Print- ing Co., Ltd., every lawful evening 4t ita office, Hound St., Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN Director and Editor Subscription Rales 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 mail..... 3.00 Daily, gix mouths, by mail 1.75 Daily, three months, by mail .85 Addresses changed as often as de- tired, but both new and old ad- dresses must be given. WEEKLY thiblished every Wednesday in eight pages, and contains a summary of the world's news of the week, local and foreign. One year, in advance Six months, in advance .........75 Three months, in advance........50 THE DAILY HERALD on sale at the following places: Saga, J. G. Robertson A Co., J. D. Higinbotham Co., JT. J. Johnston. Co., R. W. Ham- ilton. Pincher J. Mitchell, D. L. McCrea, Bros. Drug Book Co. J. Stafford. Fernie, B. E- Suddaby. Cranbrook, Atchison. L. Reinecke. Grasty Tugham. Bow F. Werts. THE LATE DR. MclNTYRE It is quite safe to say that the late Dr. Mclntyre, of Strathcona, was one of the most useful members of the House of Commans from "Western Can ada. Before and since his entrance into public life he made himself fa- miliar with the most urgent needs of the people of this practically new coun try and at Ottawa he made a reputa- tion as an authority on West- ern questions. When he had occasion to address the Commons he gained the close attention of his fellow members., a greater tribute than people unfamiliar with the affairs at Ottawa may realize. The doctor, while a loyal Liberal, was first and foremost a true friend and exponent of the interests of Western Canada and his death is a distinct loss to this country. Had the doctor lived there is no doubt that in time ho would have had the refusal of a Cab- inet position. SUN FIRE The oldest Insurem FOUNDED A.D. Office In the world BI.CENTENAKY 1910 HOME OFFICE. LONDON. ENGLAND t Canadian Branch. Sun Building, Toronto. H. M. Blackburn. Manager. C. B. BOWMAN, AGENT, LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. the product will go to a canning fac- tory. The owner expects to yield from the field. The day of big pea fields will come in the not until the wheat era is passed. Stavely i? swelling itself now. It- has a real live home-made weekly paper. The Stavely Standard made its debut last week and its first issue is very creditable. Stavely people should give it good support. A live newsy paper can do a heap for a town: a slow poky sheet usually is an index to a slow town. OUR LET PER BOX. Liberal whip Calveft of 1 Miu- THE INSPECTION OF BUILDINGS Lethbridge, Alia., July 21, 1909 Editor Lethbridgo Herald: j that the Aldermen have j decided to make fresh arrangements for the carrying out of the city bylaws as to the erection and removing of buildings, aud prevention cf fires, it occurs to me that now is the time ior them to consider whether the city could not do much better by throw- ing this duty upon the To-day _ Department, man by appointing a dlesex. Ont.. is gome to manufacture' v -i tnermos bottles. ]So doubt he has lu 'fresh oMcial, whicn, I believe., the present intention ot the council, mind a process to keep the Opposi- n TliH duties ol a. Bmldme tion at Ottawa cool. THE BOARD OF TRADE J. W. McNicol is giving his entire time to the affairs c-f ihe Board of Trade and not, too much of a salary to pay l-fca. In a year's time he win be an invaluable official. In the short period he has been associated with the Board he has become a regular mine of 'nfor- mation. Visitors to the oitj find a regular directory. Mr. McNicol is an and systematic worker and ?OTae cf ihe literature he has this shows that he has the proper idea cf publicity. The Board of Trade's work this year has been of a most benefi- cial character and the value of this organization to the city is worth con- siderably more than a civic grant. The Board is sowing seed that may be reap ed at any time, and the harvest is just as likely as not to be worth' a hundred civic grants. It must be re- membered also that the money order- ed to be paid to the Board on Monday evening includes the eum necesary to pay .for the new publicity building. OUR POINT OF VIEW. France has to have some excitement and so the Cabinet resigned. The eagerness of the buyers to get lots at Carmangay is sure proof that they believe that town is going to be considerably better than a rail- road Prairie a few months ago, a busy little town now, is the nutshell his- tory of Carmangay. Lethbridge is developing so rapidly that buildings cannot be erected fast enough to accommodate new business and tents have to be used. British Liberals continue to win.' Lloyd George certainly switched the tide in their favor. All the fraternal societies ought to endorse the Sons of England proposi- tion of a Hospital Sunday. Clemencan's fall in France was ful- ly ae sudden as a slip on a banana on the sidewalk. Rural population in Ontario ia de- creasing, and the West is blamed. The people who came here from the rural parts of Ontario are happy, however. The Stratford Beacon remarks: "A sale of acres of government unimproved land in the Lethbridge district has realized an average of tU.W an acre. This sort of thing should make values in the Eeast pick up. When unimproved land in the Wwt brings such figures there should an upward movement in vainer of improved land in Ontario." in Ontario the farmer does fhinfs on a big scale. W. E. Cnlrer, of Bloomsburg, near Simcoe a seventy acre field of peas and1 "Well, doctor, and how are "Oh, I'm taking life easy." NICE COMPLIMENT. The duties ot u Building Inspector require a man with special qualifica- tions, who is familiar with all mat- ters relating to building construction, buth iu theory and practice. It requires a man who can so interpret the bylaws, which leave practically everything to his discretion, in such a way that buildings can be '.Tt-cted with safety to the public, and vaihi'ul putting the builders to unnecessary expense. The consideration of tho [question of safety against fire is only j one of many, and it has always struck me thai it was not fair to ex- 'pect the head of the fire brigade to I inspect buildings with any other ofa- j ject than to see that they were rea- sonably safe from fire. It is too much to ask that your fire brigade should carry out the duties of a trained arch- itect or civil engineer. The City have already an engineering department and upon that department ought to lie the duty of building inspection. If the fire authorities have special requirements, it is for the engineer- ing department to see thai these re- quirements are properly carried out. The City have in addition to their engineer, at- least, one man in that de- partment whose services could easily be utilized for this duty, who possess- I es all the requirements before referred to, and if the council care to re-or- ganize their present engineering staff, the city would get proper service and to the existing number of officials by incurring any great' additional ex- pense whhich would be inevitable if a new man with the necessary train- ing were appointed. Tours, etc., Observer. Car of Buffalo Brand Rolled Oats On track ilTheBentleyCo. Ltd, Phone ii and Retell IETHBIID6E THE HYGIENIC BAKERY Is now occupying one oj the stores in the Brown Co.'s building Jacing Crabb Street. Our bakery in the North Ward will be open for business as usual. The very best on hand at both stands I O 'The dress must have cost a .ctiy hgure." "It certainly comes close to Now We Shan't Be Long Two shipments of Paper Back Novels are almost here, numbering 800 vols. Meantime why not clear ns out of that line of goods at Half Price NOW ON COUNTER Ladies' Home Journal Woman's Home Com- panion Green Book Mnnsey Pacific Monthly Little Journeys Etc., etc.. SAGE, mm Our clerks stop work at 6 p.m. Our fix our closing hour SPLENDID CONDITION I i: [HE H. McXILLOP Successors to THE J. BROWN CO PHOTOGRAPHIC WORK MATEURS We can guarantee the greatest nv.mber of Kcod photos ou your films if we develop them, also the best results from each if we do your printing. Long experience ;it this work alone enables us to do this Bring us your next roll of film, you will be more than pleased with the results. The PEOPLE'S DRUG STORE _______________NORTH WARD_______________ W. P. J. ALEXANDER Graduate Druggist Prescription Specialist And Optician Phone 445 Night Bell PROFESSIONAL CARDS DR. W. S. GALBRAITH-Puysiciaa Surgeon, Accoucher. flours- S a.ui.. jj-a; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Bed path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND OEANt Street. a.m.. 2.3. 7-6. DR. A. McNALLY-Office HQd roout Stafford Block. Office Houra-li 12, 1.3, 7-8.3C. Phone uight and dm, DK. j. E. LOVERlNG-PhyeiciHt, Burgeon, Accoucner. Oddiellow, Block. Hours-Til] 9 a.m.. n to I 3_to 0, 7 to 8. day ano "ight, 342. DT A. TAYLOR. M.D., C.M.-SpecuJ. Ear, Nose and btafford Block. Lethbridge. Office Hourd-9.30-12 a.m. D p.m. OR. GARNET T. IVES, DENTIST Graduate Royal College of Surgeons, Toronto. Staffed Agnew Block, Booms-rand 0. Hourf 4 M M M M M I Ring Up IDS When you want DRAYING T Done promptly and satisfactorily t JOHN BRODIE: Just arrived at Stock Yards ffl Mares and Geldings 40 J. F. Rodgers Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge NAMING THE STREETS OF PRAIRIE VIEW The new townsite of Prairie View- will be surveyed shortly by J. F. Hamilton. The main street will be known as the Dominion Road, while names of some of the other streets are State Road, Alberta Ed.. Kiver Ave., Mountain Ave., Church St., School St. It is all level land with a good soil and easy of drainage. IN THE WHOLESALE TOBACCO BUSINESS Wm. A. Ott, is installing a Xylophone Piano Orchestra, new to- bacco and billiard hall. Mr. Ott has launched out into the wholesale tobacco business, carrying a full line of tobacos, cigars and pipe This department is under the managi ment of G. LeBlanc who has a thor ough knowledge of the department. He has also the best equipped bil liard hall, and barber shop in connec tion with the tobacco store, west o Winnipeg, and can class with the best in Canada. The whole store is done in quarter- cut oak, with fancy stenciled borders and metallic ceiling. The billiard ta bles are the most up to date and true tables made. Mr. Ott is preparing to send men out on the road in connection with the wholesale tobacco department thus meeting the requirements of th surrounding dealers with -less cost to them. TYPEWRITER SUPPLIES Ribbons for all Carbon Paper, per box 100 sheets, from Copying Paper, ream, from Agents for the REMINGTON MACHINES to Call and get terms. WESTERN STATIONERY CO. TUX IBOuT CUT PRICES 01 SHOES READ THE FOLLOWING AND THEN COME AND EXAMINE THE GOODS TIB KITS mOTIING IN LETIUIDGt MEN'S PATENT CALF, VELEUR CALF, TAN CALF, OR VICI KID cut or button. Regular and Sale Many of the above are travellers' samples and are made of the finest selected materials. MEN'S OX BLOOD cut. Regular Sals price MEN'S OX BLOOD Sale price ...............................................13-60 MEN'S PATENT CALF LEATHER Sale MEN'S VELEUR CALF heavy soles. Regular Sale price 28 PER CENT. OFF ALL WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S TAN FOOTWEAR HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY FOR SALE: CITY PROPERTY--------- --------------FARM LANDS All property listed with us placed on sale at our Calgary office. MONEY TO LOAN INSURANCE Offices in Bryan Block To Rent Southern Alberta Loan Investment Co. GEORGE J. BRYAN Telephone 425 Gen. Manager Room 8, Bryan Block Coal, Ice and DRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH ON es General Teaming We do all classes of teaming on the shortest notice. Satis- faction guaranteed. If you need coal and you want the best value your money will buy, ring me up on Phone 201. Coal delivered C.O.D., WM. TAYLOR 1 WALL PAPER Largest and best stock in 2 the city. Paper Hanging, Paint- ing Etc. 2 WELLINGTON Bros. f Cor. Ou.tbill and Court- 2 land. Box 644. aniste. organ and voice prod-a twn. Visit, Or receive8 pupn8 preparstory or advanced. Coachin. MR- ALBERT Brigg, MA.. -Soflg 8iuging Voice Culture. Pupil of Hancock. Esq., F.E.C.O L B A Organ aad Theory. Voice 'cultur. Pipe orfeaa, piano, harmony ano theory. SOQg Open fflr certs, banquets. reciUu. etc Termi on application. Boi fiQO Leth bridge, Alia. quers, concerts, p A Fruit Farm in B.C. If you think you would like to have a fruit farm in British Columbia, or a "summer home'1 where you can fish, shoot, boat, swim and enjoy life generally, come in and get our prices and terms. You can manage it because we make it easy for you. We have M acre lots for "sum- mer just large enough to allow of growing your own garden stuff and fruit trees, etc., if you wish to, in addition to larger tracts for regular orchards. Come in and let us talk it over with you or let us know you are interested and we will go to you. We efen't want to bore you but just simply explain matters and tell you what we can ..do if you want any of this land. Our next excursion party leaves Lethbridge, Aug. 7th. Calgary Branch, Aug. 6th. -THE, Arrow Lake Orchards M. FREEMAN, Gen. Agent Box 679 Whitney Block Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Koyai Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled MEAD B. C Simmons. and Notaries. Simmons S. J. Shepherd. C. F. p. CONYBEARE, K.C., D C tT- Bamster. Solicitor, Etc Conybeare Block. SURVEYING J. F. HAMILTON, B.A.Sc.-Oominion Land Surveyor. Irrigation aad Hy- draulic Engineer. Room 5 Whit- _ney Block. Phone 205. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTOR! W'LI-jAMS-Architect. Whit- nev Block. Late of Williams Bros Architects, Detroit. LODGE r-Riut Oh ALStKTA, No. 293, Suns of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfedllowa' every first and third Wednesday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. W. President. Sec., Box 57. F. 8. Rooiu-k Whitney Block. JAS. A. Macdonald Block. Eedpatb Street Lethbridge Alta, letbbndge Ifipie li'o. Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ay? in K. of P Hall at o'clock. Visiting oretbren are cordially invited. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly GUS NEIDiG, W.8. A.F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masjnic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will al- ways receive a hearty welcome. A. C. Messer, W.M. G. V. 8torkey, Secretary, P. 0. Box 637. M. DODD-Architect, Calgary and Letabridge. Specialist in FireprooL mg, sanitation, heating aad tion. Ernest E. Carver. M.B.A A A.AI.C.. Etc., Manage Lethbridge Office. Bryan Block and bmid er. Estimates cheerfully given. pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. Box 730. Leth- bridge. Alta. R. E. e and contractor. Lighting and pow er installat; .ns. Plans and apecifl cations. Office McKeown'a Hard ware. Phone 303. GEORGE BEATQN-Contractor and builder. Estimateg free. Repairing and alterations a specialty Tem- porary office City Bakery. Ford 8t or Box 366. City. Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD Capital Authorized Capital Paid Rewrvs D. R. W ILK IE President HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY Vice-Pres. Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities Merchants, Fanners and Private Individual! invited. SAVINGS DEPARTMENT-Special- attention it given to Savings Bank Deposits of fl.OO and upwards received and inter- est allowed at current rate from date of deposit. LETHBRIDGF. R. fEATLE, Managtr. Begin Block, Bound St., beside Bentley's Store. Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. M589. Meets in the Oddfellows Hall every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors "will al- ways receive a hearty welcome. Coun- Ciller, C. L. Griffith; Banker. W. A. Dickson; Clerk. N. Bowsett. J. H. Draft.- man and contractor. cheerfully given. If you want to see our new ideas in construction let us show you. They nott't cost you anything. Address Lethbridge P UNDERTAKING ADDISON Under takers and Embalraers. The established business in the city Phone 102. Off'ce and resMpnrp 321 Crabb St. open da- and night. T. S. 0) RECTOR AND riagca and and uf to diite. Parlors opposite fire hall Open day and night. Phone 9W P. 0. Box 493. WILLIAM and COD- tractor, ia to "iy; mates free of cost ou work in the building trade, includ- ing, repairs, alterations, Ac. Box 611 Lethbridge. G. C. Toronto) Builder and contractor. Estimates promptly furnished on all kinds of buildings; prices and satisfaction guaranteed. Apply to Room 7, Oliver Block. 141-0 IERBERT RAMSDEN-Contraotorforj foundations, concrete walks, base-! ments and all kinds of concrete! work. Terms reasonable Esti- mates cheerfully given. Apply 830. City. J. W. and build er. Special to repni work. Office' and residence 6 Courtland St. Box THE FRANCIS residences, stores and office flttini All kinds of repair work attended to. Apply Box 40, He Office. ;