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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta OF CANADA lest art Prtllto Exceed JEstablish YMT Crett Have you ever consi- dered how important it is to have im account your local bank, with recognized financial standing and credit It be a great advantage to you, whether you are a Business Man, a Farmer n. Rancher. There are other substantial ad-vantages in having an account with the Union Bank, including Interest at highest current rate on Savings Deposits. Your account, large or small, is respectfully solicited.. Lethbridge R. Anderson, Manager. Stirling F. Manager. Grassy Lake W. Maillic, Manager. SHIPPED AND SUR1ED THE WRONG BOD Remains Shipped in Toronto Were No Those Wanted in Kingston Brockville, July 21 .-Mr. Thomas F. Jacobs, 'a former resident of this town, died on Saturday in St. Mich ael's hospital in Toronto, after being a patient in the institution for a few days. The supposed remains were placed aboard a traip, arrived, in Kingston and were met-by a brother, Mr. W. J. Jacobs of Brockville, and interment was made in Cataraqui cemetery yesterdav A telegram came from a Toronto un- dertaker, stating that the body buried at Kingston was not that of Jacobs, but the remains of another who had died about the same time, and had been coffined instead of Jacobs. Toronto, July at St. Michael's Hospital revealed the fact that a" man named Thomas F. Jacobs, shoemaker, of 183 Parliament street, was brought to that institution on July 3rd in the police ambulance. He had had an epileptic fit in the street and was siiffering from a wound in the. head .when brought in. He died on July 10th and his body was held awaiting the undertaker. The latter was ordered to get the body from the morgue, and thinking the city morgue was meant, went there. He had been told by the relatives of the deceased that the latter had died from an ac- cident, and so, finding the body of an unknown man at the morgue who had .died from a railway acident, he took this body and sent it to King- ston. Meanwhile St. 'Michael's Hos- pital authorities wondered why the body left in their charge was not sent for, and eventually began to make enquiries, and the matter is now set straight. The body of the unknown man sent at Indian Eoau Crossing on July 6. Of course the body of Thomas Jacobs was immediately on discovery of the error, si'nt to SUFFRAGETTE STARVES London. July success of several Suffragettes in obtaining their release from prison yesterday by car- rying out a "hunger strike" has caus- ed all the Suffragettes in Holloway jail to adopt this method of secur- ing freedom. Miss Elsie MacKenzie was discharged from prison today in a critical condition having gone 151 hours without tasting food. WORKINGMAN'S DAY AT GERMAN'S BIG SALE German, the shoe man has a big District News DIAMOND CITY Diamond City, July is the rnotto here. Developments are now talcing place which will goon make a marked change ut Diamond. Notice has been received from Pos tal headquarters that beginning early in August Diamond City is to have two mails per week in place of one. This has often been requested by the residents here and in the surrounding districts and at last we glad to be able to report that tlie request has been granted. Mr. Mc'Leod, government surveyor, has been here for the past few cUiys. He is surveying the townsite prior to the granting of title etc.. Mr. Bosch oi Twelve Mile Coulee has bought a house on two lots, re- cently the property of Mr. J. Barron. We believe the figure was a good one. Mr. J. Dalrymple, of Lethbridge, owner of "Dalrymple Store" is a vis- itor here for some time, assisting his manager, Mr. C. J. Wyatt, to take stock. Mr. Dalrymple is accompanied by his wife and daughters. Mr. Underwood left for Calgary on the 16th inst. An enterprising gentleman from SOAP FOR RAILWAY TIES AN EXPERIENCED HOUSEWIFE knows that Sunlight Soap means a wonderful saving of time and labour in house- cleaning. Whether with hot or cold water, nothing gets the dirt off so quickly and without injury as Sunlight Soap. Use it the Sunlight way Follow the directions. Lever Bros., Toronto, will free, a cake of. their famous Plantol Toilet Soap, if YOU mention this ca- per. Chicago, July are being made by Aichison, To- peka, and Santa Fe road for a series of experiments which wil be watched with interest by all railroads in the United States. The railroad purchas- ed a shipment of cocoan-bolo andHM j ed recently in Japan a shipment of cocoitbolo and Japanese oak, which has just landed in California and is being prepared for use near Great Bend, Kan. This wood costs a tie, higher than the average Ameri- can tie. It is said to be capable of twenty-five to thirty yeears wear, and is so hard an ordinary spike cannot be driven into it. Holes will be bored and screw spikes wil be used. When laid the cost of- the ties will be about each. The shipment contains ab- j out ties. steam rig passed through Sundial on Friday. Pearl Ingram and Brother, George, and Mr. Papsworth, called on Mrs. Secrist on Sunday. Miss Pearl Griffith from Lansford, N. D., arrived here last week to town has secured two lots and is now keep house for her busy erecting a pool room, etc., upon j Mr. Dock Woodcock is expecting his sister from the States. Mrs. Secrist and daughter Lula, came up from Marion, Iowa, to visit her son, Lee Secrist, who lives east of Sundial. People in our vicinity are busy haying. Mr. C. K. Engen has a fine crop of barley and wheat, it is the finest crop in this vicinity. them. "It is expected that the town lots will be on the public market some time next month. It has been felt for a long time that Diamond City and the surrounding district ought to have a doctor nearer than Lethbridge, and we are glad that at last there are prospects of having a resident doctor right in Diamond i urprise ia store for all who visit his j City. We hear that two gentlemen tore tomorrow. Its 'going to be work- of the medical profesion are making ngmen's day and a truly wonderful wonderful money saving opportunity it offers .on every purchase. Every pair of shoes in the store, whether it be a work or a dressy shoe will be es- pecially low priced. German's king experience in the manufacture of workingmen's shoes in different American factories, en- ables him when buying to get the best, goods for the least money possible, thereby giving you the benefit of his shoe knowledge. .German has hund- reds of pairs of different lines of work ingmen's boots in stock at present time. Tomorrow these must go, re- gardless of cost or value. To those who are contemplating shoe buying this sale offers you opportunities to purchase shoes for the whole family applications for positions here in the near future. Steve Nagy, a Hungarian boy of about nine years of age, fractured his left arm by a fall from a hay rack on Saturday last. CANNING FACTORIES ARE ALMOST IDLE Kingston, Ont., July tion from Prince Edward county inti mates that the-severe drought has af fected the crops. The canning factor- ies are doing little business. In years past, while they operated .night and day, now they are only working a short period each day. Just now peas are being canned. MILK RIVER ITEMS Milk River, July it warm enough for The haying season Is now on, an our enterprising implement, dealer Oscar Fitzmaurice is more than do Service was held as usual last a rushing business in the sal day evening at 7.30 by iMr. Armstrong Wil] the following preaching stations Rolling Hiil, Newlands, Iron Springs, which are worked from Diamond City, of mowers, rakes, etc. There's an amount of good hay to be made a! over the prairie. So get busy an make hay while tne sun shines. I at big savins on every pair. Send your husbands See" what a big oad you can carry away at very little meaey. THE CANADIAN BANK OF C( kindly note that the preacher next was worth ?18 a ton last rfn Sunday will be Rev. W. Reid, pastor of the Baptiset Church at Lethbridge. We are still waiting patiently for the arrival