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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 24, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta r, July 24.1011. THE LETHBRIIW3F DAILY HERALD MEDICINE HAT If .you are interested in the Medicine Hat, call at our office and.let us show you prints, etc., 'of City View Sub-division Prices Low. Terms Easy. F. C. Lowes Co. J. R. Anderson, Manager Building Site Lots 30 and 31, Block 92, each; 1-2 cash; balance 6 and 12 months. R. v. GIBBONS co. tin on O.T. LATHROP WHITNEY iLOCK, LETHBRIDGE. IQR SALE The 8 roomed fully modern house, facing fnd known as No. 508 Westminster Ed., Terms. The H. MACBETH AGENCY IMSUIUNCI Cheap Building Lots From up. Only down and per month we'within the city limits, and are sure to double this fall North Lethbridge Realty Co. PHONE SPECIAL For 20 Days Only Block 89 (Redpatri) Each Lots 1 to 7 inclusive Lots 24 to 29 inclusive Lots 32 and 33 HARRIS OLSON phon.1412 Room 4 Begin Bilk, Uthbridge FOR EXCHANGE West ona-half and southeast one-fourth-Section-thirty-four. Town- ten, Range nineteen. 444.6 acres. River bottom land.- East .Cameron ranclK To exchange for modern home in Lethbridge. MOOSI JAW WANTS COAL STRIKE StTTLED 'Moose Jnw, .Inly' Joint iMtjtiiitqf-Uwcily council >nrl hi r rd of on Saturday afternoon, H. WM appointed del to meeting of the wo.VJ.rn of trade at Macleod. An urg- ent, rwlutMn was also iwss'.J msr- ing immediate action f of provincial and federal government to end th co.il strike, A company has' been formed In York to.provide for show purposes to succeed Madison Hqliart- Garden. WILL THE COAL STRIKE END TODAY? Intimation to This Effect Made by Sir Wm. Whyte Calgary, July Tlml the coal strike might bo omled was the Inti- mation given by Sir William Whyte during HII Interview with W. S. George, son of Calgary .Uoaril of Trade which wag flashed to' A. B. 'Dags' for nsalat a meeting of the joint civic and Hoard of Trade coal committee yesterday afternoon, which decided to ask the Intervention of the govern- ment in the coal strike in the shape of removing the duty of 50 cents pel- ton oh coal coming in from the This It. was thought would have the effect of making tlic parties come to some terms in the interest of the Hc of the three western provinces faced with a serious cowl famine this winter, and that some good night; come of it was shown by a letter re- ceived by J. H- Woods, which stated .hut the National coal company ot Spokane was prepared to put 000 toiiB of storage coal from the. Montana mines Into Western Canada within .sixty days of the order bciny placed. Haste in decision was urged as after July and August there would be a scarcity of. cars. The committee faced the situation fairly, and passed a number of resol- utions, the most important of- which was the following: "That a joint committee of the of the Board of Trade and a committee appointed by the Council for the pur- pose of taking steps to assure a suffi- cient supply of coal for the city of Calgary during the coming winter, it was unainiously decided to memorial- the Federal Government to remove all the duties on coal entering Can- ada from the United States for a period of six months in per- mit of the importation of coal at. a minimum cost to the citizens of the Western Provinces, and that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to (Mayor 'Mitchell at Ottawa for presen- tation to the proper auhorities." "he resolution was mtoved and seconded by Commissioner U raves and ...I.- W. Campbell, it was really .passed at the instigation .of Mr, Woods, who read a letter from the -National' Coal Company offering supply the Western provinces of Canada with one hundred thousand tons of coal from Montana mines with in sixty rtaya-- after, notice Tvasi giv- en. The company urged that the or- ders if be given, be placed dur- ing July amf August, as those were the slackest months, before the crop was moved. The coal they proposed to ship was of the storage variety. ROW OVER RELIEF IN PORCUPINE Toronto, July seems to lie some conflict over the ndutfiiislra- tion of the relief funds (or the Por- cupine 'fife sufferers and supplies are gelling scarce. from Gold- en City, says "The local relief committee resigned today because they have no means obtainable with which to alleviate distress. The moii- cv is all in a Toronto liank and they likvc nothing to work with. Clothing is aliio needed. Tho original sent here was used to search the woods and dredge the and to bury the dead. No- thing is left to feed the living. Com- plaint is made thai Hie railway is not doing anything to help anil the On- tario government is doing nothing. A cheque'tor given by members of the Dome mines, temporarily relieves the food situation, but is not enough. The slock is held by the. local mer- chants. ELEVATORS AT CHAMPION (Special to Champion, -July Champion Hoard of Trade, n-jet in Marks1 Hall on Thursday, July 20th, Mr. Adams in the chair. The business was the attitude the Board toward two letters that had been received from elevator com- panies. Alter a good all-round motion hy (ieo. Macks was carried, in which the Boa id promised to stand good for half the haulage for two elevators, and also to pay the out- of-pockpt expenses of the farmers en- gaged in hauling. On motion of Percy. Watson; J. K. SmiMi was appointed delegate to go to and' wire the compan- ies concerned, ami inform' them of the action of the Hoard! The Hoard nVIjounicd to meet in special session Monday 24th, at 4.30. DISTRICT NEWS BARNEY NEWS Ed Ammons has gone to Xorth Da- kota. Rose Plain school closed on Friday last 'with an entertainment given by the1 pupils under the direction of their teacher, Miss Lowther. Many of the visitors were amazed iit the progress of the children, as it is less than two months since the school opened. J. R. Copelaud addressed the children and highly commended the teacher on her work and the manner in which ehe, handled her charges. Lowther Is spending her va- cation with her parents in Lethbridge, and will resume her duties on August 1st. Joe Brooks and .lolm Ammons made a fishing trip lo the Big Bow, and returned with a good sized catch. T. Brand has his mother and father from North Dakota visiting him. .1. R. Copeland Is hauling: lumber for a new- granary. Copelaaid's wheat is 'about the finest in the neighborhood. Mrs. Longacre entertained Mr. and' Mrs. M. M. Brooks am! family from Rolling Green'last. Friday. Mrs. Jas. Nolan has forty-seven young turkeys' she is raising for Thanksgiving; and Christinas. RAYMOND STORES LOSE JHIS MONEY A Big Sum Spent Every Month With Depart- mental Stores (.Special .to tlic Raymond, July 22. The Herald scribe curious today to know how much nic-npy was-sent from this town to the Wil-onler houses of Calgary, Winnipeg and To- ronto. Supposing that nearly all tlic money..was sent by postal note or incmeyrorclcr, _ lie hied himself to the post ohice and. made enquiry. Af- ter carefully calculating, one, of the officials informed him that in round figures it would amount to a month, or carried out to years, would represent a decease in the loc- al bank accounts of 000. This seemed .goodly sum lo the Herald reporter and he just won- dered if lite couldn't have been spent in Kay'monri stores to just as good advantage, to the pur- chaser. Without denying a place lo the mail order eslabiislnneiit in this west, it must he evident to every right-thinking citizen that too imicli money is sent out of our western towns for goods that could be bought "just as at home. Raymond' lias or 5 good stores, just as good as any town of its size in the west. I'copie drive 30 miles past country slor.es to deal. here.and yet our.own people 'send a year to Cal- gary, find Toronto. Stop it l" PREACHER MADE FINE IMPRESSION BOYS ANp THEIR COW Narrow In Trying to -Save Live Stock Porcupine, July remarkable escape was that ofr the two Levee boys, aged twenty and seventeen. They had five cows and tried lo drive them into the water.. The fire was right upon them, and two of the cows dashed info the burning and, of course, were destroyed. The remaining three were got in just as the younger boy, overcome by the heal and smoke, fell on the edge of the lako. The elder brother picked him up and placed him across the back of ono of the cowg, and thus EHvert his life. While they were stand ing in the water three hoys came by on a raft they had built, and begged the Levees to go with them. They de- clined, however, thinking; they were' safe enough where they were. The rnfi drifted from the shore until it Sot out in (he waves, when it went to nieces. Its three occupants started swimming for shore, but two went down when fl short distance from the wreck of their raft. The third strug- gled back, and Levee, the elder, wad-, od out lo his assistance, hut before reaching him ,lbe lad went down, thus all three perished. Whitla, Mr. and' Mrs. Bert Fuller, of How Island, drove! down lo Whitla .Sunday last -to spend a few days with W. W. Fuller, 01 this place. R. Gilroy made a trip to Island one day lastitweek. The junior baseball 'team of Wjnni- fred played the junior, team of Bow Island at. How Island "Saturday last, llm game ended in a score o[ 38, to T in favor of Bow Island. Mr. and Mrs. Richardson, anil Mr. Ha we, of this place, left for H. C. on Monday, .to look at sonra fruit lands. They, will' return in a bolt 1 a week. Mrs. fiilroy's mother, Mrs. Wright, and sister. Mrs. marie her a short vfsil recently., 'Mrs. Harrington, Miss M. Stachof- ski nnd Bon a trip to Medicine l.'.ii last' Saturday '-The H'liiilas ball team have been playing ball up the line the past few days. Mi. W. Fni't, of Seven Persons, made a trip U> Whitla Friday last. Mr -K- S. Richardson drove to Mr. McNeil's, north of Seven Persons, our day last week, anil look- ing over (In- crops, concluded that; they were n.s Rood aiound Whitla as! any plim- rise Hobby Navies, representing Plun- kett nnd Savage, called on the Whit-] In merchanis one day last week. F. Mc.MulIrn, representing (he Kin- press Manufacturing stopped off at Whilla on Thursday last. Laurence, son of Mrs. M. Harring- ton, of this place, was quite ill on last. he Ladies' Aid will meet in the ch'urcli on Thursday for the purpose oi electing new officers. The Whitla ball boys will have a' HKT soon. All turn out and help tlie iioys along. Dr. fi. M. '.'arson came down from Bow Island one day last week, but returned in n day or two. A traveller for the .Robin Hond Flour Company, was "in Whitla last Friday. Mr. and Mrs. I.ouson arc stay- ng at Mr Lienhort's until Mrs. Lien- hoi! returns, which will he the latter part nf -Inly or first of August. M ss A. Carson will also return at the same time, are Rood for a bumper crop, if tlie hot winds do not strike, us. A, F. nnhrrty made, a business trip lo Lethbridjie the past week. Chris. Ash ton was up to Whitla frrmi his claim near .Seven Persons rast week. absence of "Rer. T. P." Perry, the pulpit at Wesley church will be. occupied for four weeks by Rev. R. II. Bell, of tluelph. Mr. Bell addressed congregations at Wesley at the 'mprning and evening services yesterday. Roth seinions were on the place of religion on practical- everyday liftC The morning theme .was in which are" tiiiee important factors, work, 'religion and love. There, niissi he 'work, there must he ictifiioh, hut there cannot be religion without love.'- In Ibis connection the speaker deprecated the coldness which seemed to mark the "social life in too many of our churches. In the evening the minister took as li'is theme the neeri nf religion as shown in (hat most beautiful hook of the Gospel, Ecclesiastics, of "which the main object is to show the innate longing in a man's the eter- nal, that, without this, life is all vanity. And summing -it all up the lesson io he learnt'.is, "Fenr God, and keep his commandments." MONEY TO LOAN ON IMPROVED SNAPS SNAPS 3 rooir.td housi loti, Nortfc uih; balance mpothly payoicnts'. seres (ood firm Itnd 4 mllM (rom Ill ten, Easy tcrmx. Room 1 Dorainioii Block Phone 1367 W. M. Harris Fire Insurance No. 1 Ranching Propositions acres in block, 60 ptr cent, tillable, running water on tract; only per f 2240 acres 8 miles from good town, 50 per cent, or more till- several springs on tract; 113.60 good terms. Good lection on Weyburn line, only 111.00 per acre. The Weber-Huff Investment Co. ROOM 10 ALBERTA BLOCK. PHONE 771. FOR SALE Bungalo, 6 rooms, furnace and conveniences, workshop and storeroom, fine cellar, lawn, cement walks, surrounded'by and shade trees; furniture sees with the place; 6 lots 127 ft. front- age; on 15th Street South; a good buy; 11500, balance 1 years or cash. _ Apply'to owner, at 811 UTH STREET SOUTH WE WILL SELL YOU The nicest. 4-0 acre garden plot in the Letiibridge vicinity. Full right and iniyrcn rd. per acre. Wilkie Kerr INSURANCE AND COAL HULL BLOCK, WEST A. R. A I. OFFICE. PHONE 621 WARNER GETS SOME SHOWERS (Special to the July one-half inch of water Fell in.30 minutes last evening ih ibis vicinity. A heavy shower, accompanied by small hail, fell today from 3 to 3.20 p. m., interrupting the baseball game.he twccn Warner and Taber being play- L MeCorrniek SR( machine, y yaid t present and three nrm working mns, sctting up. Me says nc scn about 60 binders this sea- son nnd he is only one of five imple- ment dealers here. a brisk business, .so thefe imisi be1 a large acreage to cut. Mail has done damage in a few limited areas here, hut on the whole we are very fortunate, in being miss-j ed. Some, early will be cut the last of next week. CAMERON TO GET THE JOB Ottawa, .Jiily is understood that an nrdcr-in-council appointing Cameron, lieu tenant-governor of hren passed, and now nitty awaits the approval of his ex- cellency, the governor-general, to be- come efleethe. New York city contractors have built and enclosed with stone unri brick an IS-stoi'o.v nfixTG foot office biiilrilng In 10 days. Some people are of about as much use in the world as (he holes in a Swiss cheese sandwich. SAVING THE CHILDREN It Is interesting to ison between the various systems in existence on the American continent of handling neglected children. 'I'he. annual.'report-.of: the Board of Control For the Department of -Ne- glected Children of the State of Rhode Island, shows that that State, which started out with ,the Idea of centralizing the work', of neglected children, and making the. institution- al idea paramount, is ing awav fiom Its original plan and children are being-sent'lo foster- homes in the State- as rapidly as1, fos- ter-homes can he secured. It is Just possible that1 with the combination idea of a central institu lion whore the children gath- ered and properli classified, the de fectives corrected, and the degener- ates sent lo more ilgid types of In stilntibn, nnd the results will be moie satisfactory than under either sjs tern of institution, or the placing out system when used absolutely without the use of institutions The combined sjstcm n undoubtedlv the right one In dealing with the no glected or dependetn child As com- pared with the Alberla Act for the Protection of Neglected Children, that of Khodc Island in many ways is far 'behind the'Alberta Act in tho matter of advantages. There 11 no such thing as the co operation of inleiesied individuals in the implication of the Rhode Island Act. This phase of the work-In of the-most important facfors in tho success of the system in' A-lberta. It is alwajs difficult to make people ic olize that nearly all als and paupers arc marie such early in youth. Vet that, this fact-is con- firmed by experience is beyond lion. Bad environment, had example, and bad training will almost invariably produce a bad citizen. The majority Juvenile offenders, at. are the victims of conditions over which they have no control, and are Ihc logical outcome of the early dan r.ers and temptations to which have boon subjected. H is only by the utilization of the immense force of human sympathy, which is ready to go out to creatures, in distress, that the snccess.pt tho Children's Protection Act will be ul- timately II is owing to the fact that this fea lure is "allowed for In the Alberta Acl, that the work is bound -.to be- come a broader and blgicr work than' any other on the continent, where provision has not been made for the harnessing up of the human interest of individual" other than the paid of- ficials of the organimtion. The State'of Rhode Island has lali- en the stand thllt all dono foi the children in that State must be (lone directly under the supervision of the department of Neglected Children. This system has protected many a foster parent In the positision o! a child, which, without the centralized idea, might have been turned bacle to worthless and the time anil affection of the fosUr parents spent in training and caring for not-taken :into consideration. Alberta has recently: added, a clause to the Children's Protection Act, which makes ,it necessary .to'file; all papers of agreement uitti the Super- intendent of. Neglected Children '.'at. Edmonton Under this new arrange- 'menl, Hie papers and agreements: art always available when required. Three thousand stray dogs have been killed dunnK the past 12 months by Boston's official dog who are all wealthy citizens. RANCH FOR SALE Consisting of 1900 term first-class land, only miles from a live town Ooo4 buildings worth 13000; all fenced; 500 acres in crop. 3mal! creek runs through the land, good place for stock For paiticulari and price inquire'of The Cascaden Land Co. MACDONALQ BLOCK, THE BIGGEST SNAPS IN FARM LANDS IN ALBERTA IfiO Fenced. Stable, clc. SO In Spring Price 12000 per acre oath, baltnca In half crop payments. W10 500 >nes In ciop, Sprint wheat, looking splendid 8 miles from a town. per acre. We have some splendid snaps in raw Und, close to Weyburn wrvay, for from (o per acre. THE Dowsley-Mulhern Land Co. to The Land Co. ;