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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 25, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta VOLUME VII. ALBERTA. 25, 1011 NUMBER 190 C. S. NOBLE ONCE MORE PROVES IT CAN BE 'DID' MA OR HARDIE HAS NOT MADE UP HIS MIND WHETHER TO JOIN THIS "SOCIETI" OR NOT U.osieti, ONTARIO, BRAANCHi) im Aiming to clmuge the English language throughout the world In order to make It simple ami easy to learn, the aboie society is the branch of the movement commenced in England six years ago Toronto Is headquarters for Canada. There are quite a number of prominent educational s con necteti with the movement in Canada This branch Ii- endeavoring to haie a royal' commission investigate the matter. HE WILL HAVE BUS. THIS SUMMER Is This the Exception in Dry Farming or Does it Prove the' Rule 5000 ACRES ARE A SIGHT FOR SORE EYES Probably Dine out 'arniers w-ho read this OIL ACTIVITY IN FOUR SOUTHERN OIL FIELDS Faber-McKenzie in the Lead With a Drill Already at Work North of at Cardston Mighty little it being Mid or written about the oil fields in the district centering on Lethbridge compared with the amount of ac- tion which has already been ob- tained. south, south, west and welt, drills are either working, on the ground ready to be erected, or the locations fir oil wells have'been staked. Thi Faber McKenzle syndicate Itads in the activity It was learn id from T. M. Huff this morning en rlturn from a visit to the Vais that this syndicate had one drill already working about three mllii north of Lundbreck, whila north the iame iftiieate Mi' Jlve bunkhouses J arid the drill on ground on the site of a weond will. At Carditon the Faber McKen- lie syndicate staked a well site during the week, .arid .the Card- iton Oil and Qas Co. staked a site for a gas well; Both of these will be within three miles of the city. In conversation with E. N. Bar- ker of Cardstori, this morning, he stated that there were 12 carloads bf drilling machinery oh the way to that fiem. West of Coutts a syndicate has picked the general location for a well; and has already In the bank, for the purpose of drill- ing They expect to be at work Inside '60 dayt East of Colitis the "Segur. inter- ests are In the limelight. They have the boilir for their.outfit-en the ground, and expect start drilling Within a very few days It it. safe to say that within'60 there will be not one, but eight or ten drills exploring the interior of Sunny' SoDthern Al- berta in search.of the magic fluid. Raise Ban on Sheep Grazing May. NOW. Graze, on Large Tract of Land East of Lethbridge Ottawa', the instance of the Minister.' of the Interior, or- ders-in-council passed in 1884 and and 1893 prohibiting grazing of sheep in certain portions of Southern Al- Jierta have been .rescinded, the, rea- son being that they conflict with re- gulations issued on February 18, 189-1, whereby leases Ire granted to sheep owners. The district affected is bounded on the west by the Belly and St. Mary's rivers, on the .north by the South Saskatchewan river, on the east by the western boundary of the Saskatchewan and on the south hy the International boundary line. every teu little story TWO SECTIONS IN. SOUTH BRING Two sections of oil lands close to the Segur 'well in township 1 range 12 sold in Calgary yesterday for J20.000 cash, plus 14% per cent, of the'stock which the syndicate buying the land Intends to issue. E. P. How- ard, A. B. Gordon and associates made the deal with the syndicate, which is composed largely of Toronto menl The land is located in the Coutta Held, which has been pronounced by many experts as very promising. The Her- ald's information on the syndicate is very, limited, but' word conies from Calgary that the company to be form- ed will drill, at once. This adds another well to the long .1st already :announced, and means just one better.odds against nature, that oil will be found south at city. ALBERTA LIBERAL CONVENTION By resolution of the Executive Committee of the Alberta Liberal Association, a general convention of the Li-herals of Alberta will be held In Al Azhar Temple, Calgwy, on the Bfh day of Aug- ust at '1 P.m. The convention will be open to all Liberals.In Alberta and nil are" cordially invited to at- tend, in the event of a poll being demanded on any motion, ten vot- ing delegates will he allowed to each of the new Alberta Federal Constituencies, these voting dele- gates to be elected by all delegates from each constituency present at the -convention. Officers of Lib- eral Associations and others inter- ested'are reqiiwHj-to' do all in their power a large at- tendance., .Spe'cliMMw will bo In force oh all railways, and delegates ihbuM purchase single fare ticket to .Calgary and ask their station >geht for a convention certificate. Application should he made to tho lecretary for any further Informa- Ion STANLEY L. JONHS, Alberta Liberal An- aoolatlon, Calgary, Alborto. HAIL AT CARROLL Carroll, Man., 'July was a severe hail storm about eight miles south of here Friday evening, cover- ing a strip about one and a half miles wide. Hail fell for about ten minutes -but the stones were very large and did heavy damage both to grain and garden stuff. will conclude that someone has just awakened from a, ji'ieasaut dream. They will say that It can't' be done, and very likely will continue to hold that version until they see for them- selves. The narrative deals with a crop. Charles S- Noble without a doubt has the finest .large crop this year in the entire province, if not the entire west This is the first conclusion arrived at when a glimpse of his 5000 acres is obtained. Closer inspection clinches the argument. Mr. Notrie has 5000 acres' of grain on his farm north of this city that would Inject faith and optimism into the inost rabid pessim- man who complained be- cause he had nothing to eat but food, and nothing to breathe but air Every one. of the 5000 acres-'will produce something, and the sight of much grain, in waving fields like the poets tell us of, is one for eyes that are sore from beholding shriv led, scorched, sunburnt and parched crops; Not An Accident Whether it ie owins to different conditions, varying; methods, a'healthy frame of what not. is open to but .one is profoundly impressed with the conclusion-that it is riot'accident. ed tlieie is no Question about that He.'has tilled every acre sown, :to crby, and lie has done so over a scries years. He has used methods that coBt.hlm probably 51. an acre more than indifferent methods would, but he lias the return.' His 'in the. best of condition. .Moisture is evident within a .few inches of the surface, and there, is not a a noxious Weed. ,68.000 Bushels Mr. Noble says his wheat will riiii a a bushels to the acre. He has -2500 acres of spring wheat, sown on sum- mer fallow, so he will thresh bushels of wheat! His oats will run 50 bushels, and he has 1800 acres, ;sb he will harvest yo.000 bushels. His flax, "which he expects to run 10 hush- els, will net him 4000 bushels, and Ills barley, which -lie expects to go not less than'30 bushels to the acre, win 9000 bushels, a total crop, in the dryest year since 1492, of JQQ bushels of grain, an average of about 35 bushels to each of the .5000 Not Exceptional This is not an exceptional yield by any means, and it is not iis good as Mr. Noble did last year, .but it Is mighty good considering the amount of rain which J. Pluvius, chose to ladle out. this year. And Mr. Noble em- phatically states that he has had no more than his share. About the same cf moisture fell at Nobleford, as descended on the. streets of ..Leth- bridge. Good Methods There are a number of things re JUDGES IN CAILLAUX CASE WILL FIGHT DUEL ALBANEL TO FIGHT WITH M. DAGOURY Does Pres cling Jidge Favor the Pretty Defendant in Big Murckr Trial MADAME tAlLLAUX FALLS IN A FAINT EVEN THE INTERVENTION OF KING GEORGE DIDN'T SETTLE COMPLEXION OF THIS MAP But War Note Has Been Struck in .Europe- Russia. Seems Alarmed CUTTING AT EMERSON Winnipeg, July cutting of Spring wheat, commenced lii the Emer- son district, the fields now being cut promising a.yield, of eighteen bushels per acre. DEMAND RESIGNATION 'McNAMARA OF Vienna, July An extension of time of 48 hours, In which Ser via may reply io Austria s note, was requested sian'Charge d'Affalres. .Thaf'e.'was. a rriarkod ImprSve. ment on the Bourse on a re- port that Serbia had yielded Vienna, July despatch from Belgrade to.the Neue Frie Servia lias decided to accepfthe Aus- trian demands under protest. .Mobilize Russian Army St. Petersburg, July for the promu.t mobilization of the-Rus- sian, ariny .were looitad for.today as a result of calling of the council of ministers, presided over by tlie Em- peror of Russia and held at the pal- ace of- Peterhoff early this morning. From.present indications Russia ap- pears to go to any extremes rather than tolerate the downfall of iervia. Servian Parliament Meets Belgrade, Servia, July election of members of the Servian has been postponed and tile 'members of tlie old parliament have'been ordered to meet in special session tomorrow to discuss tlie sit- uation between Austria and Servia. The Servian press in its comments is divided, in opinion, some of the newspapers demanding the refusal of, and othei-B compliance, with tiie Aus- trian government's demands. Austria Not Alarmed Vienna, July general pub- lic hero looks forward to cision in connection with' the Aus- trian note, 'with tlie greatest cora- although the people know it a question of p! number of patriotic demonstrations have fceen held but there is no sign Juli 21-The chief judge challenging one of his colleagues to a the reading of the ous' lett-rs i Mih were supposed to affect the case si. profoundly, and the phiMCal collapse in court of Madame; Ca Men, thice incidents which I today stirred the (motions in connec- j tion with the Uial of Mine. "Caillaux s Sol the murder 01 Gaston Calmette. ....._______ A peculiarly French atmosphere was and Fernagh there are Roman Catholic majorities, and it lent to the auaii by the quarrel of ln 1} tne judges This M as added to by the piquant' contents of the former Pre- mier's lo e letters whose recital te- l fore the public caused the prisoner to fall unconscious and to remain for a long time 11 a snoon. Bevond the reading of tlie letters pinjrpw uas made anil it was "expected that the trial would extend far into next week. Paris. .July challenge to a duel was sent todaw by Judge l-ouis 41banel nresidmg judge of the court trj.ng Mme Henrietta Caillaux for the wilful murder of Oaston Calmette, to Judge one of the Ihree othei judges, sitting on the him. Tlie uuarrel between the two judges arose out of an. incident which occur red at the Pilace of Justice late night, hut tile nature.of 'which could not he 'ascertained THo seconds aimomted ludge Al banel ale lules Dalstem 01 mer military governor of Pans am1 Emi! Bruneau de Labor! "You'Dishonor When c" conceining tile leading of Mme. Cueydan's .letters seemed to .he going unfavorably for the defense during'yesterday's near counties of Ulster, .which are white on the those whicn some think will be excluded from Dublin Rule, if Home Rule ever passes, Tyrone and Fernagh there are Roman Catholic majorities, and 3 section that rendered the King's -conference abortive yesterday. ULSTER TODAY LIKE A POWDER MAGAZINE And Match May be Laid Any Volunteers Armed to the for the Worst Judge Alhanel announced that there would he a recess. The Figaro affirms today that Judge Dagoury then said in low tones: "You dishonor us, Mme. Caillaux. Collapses day for the sixth day's session of her totally collapsed when the read- ing began of the letters handed in by Mme. Gueydan. She was carried in- leusible from the court. London, July Ireland has become a powder magazine and the match may be Jjjljl jany minute is the comment made on the condition.of things prevailing there as the result of the failure of th3 conference called by King r- 'A single breach