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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 29, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Paps 4. THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY TTRHAUV Tuesday, jrfily 30, LEIHBR1DGE DAILY HERALD UTABLIIHCD OCCEMICn 1W7 ycara ago. Mr. Scott has fione some since those days. Hard on the Infants (Grain Growers Guide) We notice thatf air increasing num- ber of manufacturers are becoming colonels, captains and other officers in the militia.' This Is a very .svrious matter, because If we had a war and all these bold fellows-rushed nway to make targets for (he ene :iy our "in- fant industries'' would suffer. Church Attractions Free Press) A parson'in Plainlieid, X.J., gives his congregation lemonade during the course of the church services. The attendance has been greatly increased If he would serve Pilseuer he might grab the crowd that, really need his ierinons. If thi- hotel clerk lunrriccl the di! inpc room.filrl. would the hotel key vf? Had Her Sure "Hubby, we must a reception "H will cost too much." "Oh. no. I can rem sonic plants au some dishes and some you can't rent the''sandwiche hiul the Ice CiL. Journal. Not What He Meant hope my nomination t the curalorshin of the museum of ,a tiquities will induce daughter to my Blaetter. Her Opportunity Young ji gloriotiF I i-ould dare anything, face any in's, on n day like on down teethe niiH i Bhietor. _ Swatting the Flies' THE OTTAU Local Council of Women organised a fly-swatting contest among the boys and girls of Ottawa and up to the'time the contest closed there were flies brougbt.to the city hail by the twenty-four contestants. Ten casti prizes aggregating .125 were given, the first prize being 510. While-the con- test 'was organized by the Council-of clpal bo_ard of health officials. Any- agree that the price for kill- ing; the half -million flies was small .compared tq-tlie benefit. The Herald at the beginning of the season sug- gested paying for killing fiies and still believes that It would be a good thing al .the.-be-ginning of tbe fly sea- son to have a-'fly-swatting contest. It woulU 'pay to give liberal prizes. Let's Women it was conducted by the muni-! see to-it for next spring. Where the Stage Gomes in THAT THE ST-iGb can be used for other purposes than merely as a vehicle for furnishing fun and enjoyment was evidenced by two recent events in the local theatrica world. Tbe first was the performance of the play entitled the second was the Kinemacolor display the Delhi Durbar, To the thoughtful the former afford ed a consideration of the problem oi ihe hunian race, comorised in the sci ence known under the new name ol eug-enics. There was a lesson taught of responsibility with regard to pos- terity In the matter of the'environ- ment in which children were brought into tbe world. The action of the play was confined to what General Booth termed the "submerged and the proverbial, fail- ure to grasp the meaning of respon- sibility in this particular class, is a matter of concern with regard to the future of the race. Environment has a great deal to do with the formation .of character, and as a thoughtful writer has observed, "You cannot make people of character out ci thon-a Tories' Feel Sore (Hegtua i L-esder) The following from the editorial columns o'r the Vancouver Xews-Ad- vertiser, tbe leading Conservative pa- per, on the British Columbia mainland sets forth the real protectionist Different Now Chief Clerk (to office on earth don't you the boss tells.a Office don't have to; I quit on Making Music Useful Economical jiisfplay sonic, popular 'song that our guests can join iu singing. They, arc doing Tory estimate, of the people of Sas-j nothing but eat and katchuwan: "-Did any one hear it re- marked that the electors of Saskatche- wan are the most corrupt and abject in 'America, and the same time plain ordinary The Regina Prov- ince has expressed the same opinion though In somewhat more guarded language, the population of Saskatchewan largely Subsequently, state to concern itself, and in kind- ling public interest the stage -fulfils a .purpose.' As io the other the science dealing with the marriage of the unfit the church, thnnfgh its performance of the marriage ceremcny, has also an equal responsibility with the state. The" question of race culture is no new one, -it is as old as in the days} nf ir I BS AVOflder, faOW all th056 C0r, ,mon ,e Aiuericaus ia Lethbrid.ga---lhe-people marie the Coal it like that' Those Saskatchewan Foreigners iPincher Creek Echo) In a recent issue the Loihbridge News declared .that "unlike Alberta, is R. Bluffer Penneit declared that 75 per of the- population- of the same province are Americans. So the News must therefore clissnx the inkecs de Blaetter. His Only Chance.. Poet (raising his glori- ous fluid! A whole poem is contained iu it." Skeptical in heav- en's name swallow it down Aieggenrtorfer Blaetter. of Modern sentiment i that it would bs extremely difficult to form-hard arid fast rules as were in vogue in .that-ancient'kingdom, but much can -be done by awakening in- terest arid causing thought in one of the -most complex human problems. In effecting .this then 'the stage has Its yalue. So far as the Durbar scene is con- cerned, its" uses wide. In Us tour throughout tbe Empire it must bring home to the many and varied subj-eets not only tbe magnificence of Why They Support Reciprocity {Gait Reformer) The surest way to promote the. atf- nexation spirit Is to deny reciprocity. The Saskatchewan farmer voted foi reciprocity because he-.wishes to re- main a Canadian. Here are three good ones Three Lots Lots Corner on TlJi Queen 14th St., South, radon 8, Road) must be sold at once water, sewer, and.eleet.no n Kplcndtd site for thrco good bouses. Can bo had tor snap at Tor slfdrt tim e T'ESMJI Freeman MacLeod Co; Dominion Block Phone 1212 The "Pi" Line. Fit 'the .Case Exactly. The editor oi the eeklj Plain dealer is a charitable sort of feller. commented honest Farmer Ilornheak In the midst of his perusal of the vil- lage- newspaper, wherein he had en- countered iin.i, example of type's necullar'perverslties, that Empire as portrayed in eastern j wno-i> but an enlargement, of vision coupled with'a grasp of Imperial res pODBlbHities- and perplexities. The viewing.of such a spectacle brings a who sleep four in "a room." Here is contemplation and stirs up an interes A matter of grave importance for the! which otherwise might' be lacking. Empire Wide Recognition teachers could afford to go'frqin one part to another to teaclu There'would necessarily be some conditions to modify a wholesale ac- ceptance- of the Jdea. There would necessarily :be some .central authority or committee .which would set -the standard of 'efficiency and training that would entltie a teacher to one of. these "Imperial" certificates. Then, such-professional examinations as would be necessary owing to the dif- ferences of local geography, history, civics and-the like would have-to be arranged. are not difficult matters to provide. The benefit to be derived by the. interchange, of ideas, the broadening of the vision- and education of the teachers themselves, the enlarged amount of information given the pup-i its, the strengthening of the.feeling of SPEAKIIsG at the Imperial Teach eis Conference at London, Eng- land; last .weeir, Jas. Hughes, until chief inspector of schools, in Toronto, took .occasion to urge that teachers holding certificates 'from any.national or normal college, or holding ra university diploma, of education should hate their certifl- rates recognized and accepted fn any part of tho Empire Air Hughes' idea is a good one and should not 'very difficult to carry into effect. There is nn dciiht hut what it would be of 1 great benefit to the and schools the empire over, and would lead to a greater number of exchan- ges of teachers from one part, of the empire to another, with the result that the different parts the empire would lift hotter known to the other parts. As it is now a teacher coming from one part of the empire ;to an- the lino- "In this article on the death of Lafe Dabsack. jou Inon t much to recommend him except that he wasn't quite.as bad, sometimes as hs was others, he says that 'the de- ceased was generally, regarded as ben- "And I guess''that's about as near as anybody could-get to making an estimate of the .departed without hurting his relatives' other cannot (each until -the professional examinations set by the educational authorities of the latter are off. This, in the most of cases, means attendance at a norma tchool for several months. IE teachers', certificates issued in one part of empire were recognized among the different parts of the Empire, are so SKat results .that can. naturally be expected from the adoption of the idea that it is to be hoped that the educational authorities of' the various parts of the Km-pire will take It up and make it an scoOuijiiished fact in the near future. OUR POINT OF .is dead. Long Hvti Yoa hihko. s has been appointed to a minor government job. Mr; Ltotirassa must still have some pull. The petition filed against the elec lion of Hon. Malcolm MclUnzie is jus a' case of pure and uiiadu Item ted bluff All .the war talk in the old country Is worked up by. jingoes fn an a tit cm pi to stampede Camda into a policy of stupendous proportions The death of the Emperor of Japan removes a. man who clung itnly to his CGHII try's past, but had wisdom enough not to retard Is legally determined that tire Dominion pariiampnt has no power to wss legislation dealing mnr-rlBBes. That Is the prerogative of the Icglsln.iures. The C. al least earned some 'praise In" the gencrouii reduction made in the telegraphic tolls to Ahifiricfin points. It mean much to .western business men. in.; they arc using stove pipe wire ami clothes Hues for binder .twiiie. If all the reports oi Mr. .Gilbert, the defeated cp.nrtidatc in Government Telephones (Nanton News) Government .operation, of telephones in Alberta is a success, notwJth'Etand ing what the- opposition may say. It is not perfect but the people are get ting better service than they would get from a private company, and thej are paying no mote for it prol) ably not as much. Of course the gov- ernment is not making as much mon- ey out of it as a private company would. It is not run fo'r the 'purpose of paying dividends on watered stock, in addition to Interest on the cost of construction and equipment. Those opposing the government operation of telephones in Alberta ..ought to he compelled to depend on a private com- pany for a while, until tho see "where hey're at." Some of'us-can" remem- ber, and don'l need to have the lesson repeated. DRIVE WIRE No More" For Chicago Hello Girls Chicago.' July Don't tell the hello girl you like her Don't ask her what color her eyes are. Don't purr "sweet nothings" at her. Don't..try to start anything. Because. She .can only answer1 out .of a phrase book. She is ofiiciallv forbidden -to. flirt. She, officially, has no a number. She -will put the chief operator ,af- ter you. A telephone girl has nothing to do but work. :Firet the company .prohibited peek- a-boo waists', fussy- clothes and the like. Now comes the order .that for- bids the central girl from: the wires, even just a tiny bit..- The Chicago Telephone Company today put in effect a series- of. phrasea the use'bf.'the operators; None'other can he used. The "hello" is gone. Her place hab been taken by more dignifi-ad. If you call up something 'like .this 'Hello dearie, you're, looking well this morning; give me number double something or other. You will get something ,liko this: 'Chief operator. Do you >yant a number1' The chief operator is switched on to lecture all tbe 'boys." She is the.official chill of -the telephone company It's her business to be a frost. The new rules are the result of tho constant effort toward increased "effi- ciency. Time elements in switch- board work are figured in fractions of a second, THE COMPANY Real Estate and In vestments OWNERS OF MORNING SIDE I Suite 111 to 115 Sherlock Building P.O. Box 1979 Phone 1291 Now is Your Opportunity to -save 20 per cent, on all i Summer and Sporting Goods Croqnei Hasp Ball and Foul.lmll goods, Tennis lincqncb and Supplies Express Wagons, Hoys' Vclocipidcs, Doll Gabs and Go-On rls. All HecUimt 20 per con! in price week only. Red Cross Drug Book Co., Ltd. TLJIDn THIRD AVENUE SOUTH PHONE Several Excellent Investments 80 Acres Choice irrigated land, close to city. Price Terms one-tenth cash, hat ance.9 years at ii per cent. We have also several choice _ten acre plots nt ?100 per acre. Terms 1-1 cash, bal- ance 3 years 24 Lots In; Fftirvisv.', immediately south of Queen Victoria Park A Briap at E Terms have choice building in 'all parts of tbe city, before-buying. Trackage Sites Per Lot In the new O P R Subdiv- ition, north of tbe bridge. THE BEST CITY PROPERTY TODAY I, Wilson Skeith TO LOAN. INSURANCES OF ALL KINDS NEGOTIATED WITH RELIABLE-- INSURANCE OFFICES Opp-Alexandra Hotel C.P.R. Agents .Phone 1343 Where will you go when you go shopping The iiiih'wpr if- very simple.' ,H' you do not know (lip merchan- dise, you must know tho merchant. The way lo judge (he Roods to j ml go man. And the best to judge the man is through his advertising. The mYin who advertises is (lie man who sigiid his name lo ho claims, If lie .signs his iifime to a bogus cheek, he goes into jnil; if ho si'jiih liis name lo bogus advertising he goes into liank- advertiser knows this and ,w i.s careful of whnl he, says. When he advertises, he, mufti lie honest if lie hopes, lo win. Turn lo (lie advertising Cor whatever you are, going (o bi-can.se (lie host merchifnls are a I the ones adver- tise. They are (lie men who slmul hack of what they do and ;