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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 30, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Page 4. THE LETIIBRIDGE DAILY HERALD Tuesday* frilly 30,1912 LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD MTAKIIHIO OKCeWBCR 1MT Puklletied */�f THe Le*htorldM Herald PWItahlnB Co., Ltd., every lawful evenlne atVlts ffle�. Sixth Street, Leth�rM#e, Attoerta. Canada. PHONCl 94 apartment 1224 W. A. BUCHANAN Mamaftift* Olreceer T. W. Q.UAYLZ Managing �dltor JOHN TORBANCK �ualneea Mantsw Advertleir.t Circulation And Jab Departments 1252 DAILY UBSCmPTION RATBB l Tear d�U��f�iS  mantha oalWer** I months dan vera* 1 menth denial (jil � ____j4.w) ... .MW 1 year, by mall ... t aaoaths, Vy man 1 aaoath, by mail  .f.1.09 ,.11.50 ..�0. ,iirlMI- okaacad a* often aaetrfrt, but both a.w u!amond City Vanoeuver, B. c->Wortd Wide Sfewi Company. Mlnneepotte-Brtram a> Browa. 2it~4th street. aaakana- Tlia Jamleson News co., 765 Rlreraid* Avemi*. Alao �) all C. P. ft. Tralna THt'WBtKtV H1BM.O ' Puhdlatied avery Wednesday in eight or more pag-es. and eontalns a a eummary of tfte news of Ihe week, local and district 1 rt�X In a#ran�e, ........ nomination, to the curatorship of the museum of antiquities will induce you to''trust your daughtc-T to my cure."-Mcggwdorfer Blaet ter. Her Opportunity Young Husband-"What ;i glorious day!/ 1 could dare anything, face anything, ou a day like (his!" Wife-"Come on down to' the niill-i iner's!"-Filegeude Hlaeter. Different Now Chief Clerk (to office boy)-"Why on earth don't you laugh"when the boss tells a joke?" Office boy-"1 don't have to: I quit on Saturday."-Satire. Making Music Useful Economical Host-"Alice, jii6t play some popular song that our guests Toriaa- Feel Sore i Itegina , Leader) The following from the editorial columns ol' the Vancouver News-Advertiser, the leading Conservative paper on the British Columbia mainland sets forth the .real high protectionist i can join in singing. They are doing Tory estimate of the people of Sas kaichewan: "Did any one hear it remarked that the electors of Saskatchewan are the most, corrupt and abject in America, and the same time plain ordinary fools?" The Regina Province has expressed the same opinion though in somewhat more guarded language. nothing--but eat. ami driuk!"-Fliegen-de Blaetter. Those Saskatchewan Foreigners (Pincher Creek Echo) In a recent issue the Levhbridge News declared that "unlike Alberta, the population of Saskatchewan is largely foreign." Subsequently, R. Bluffer Bennett declared that 75 per cent, of the population- of the same province are Americans. So the News must therefore classify the Yankees as "foreigners." Wonder how all those Americans in Lethbridge-the people who have made the Coal City (what it is-will like that! His Only Chance Poet (raising his glass)-"A glorious fluid! A whole poem is contained in it." Skeptical Friend-"Then in heaven's name swallow it down quick."- Meggendorfer P.Iaetter. Why They Support Reciprocity (Gait Reformer) The surest, way to promote the an'-nexation spirit is to deny reciprocity. The Saskatchewan, farmer voted for reciprocity because he wishes to remain a Canadian. DRIVE CUPID OFF WIRE The "Pi" Line Fit the Case Exactly "The editor of the Weekly Plain-dealer is a charitable sort of feller," commented honest Farmer Hornbeak in the midst of his perusal of th3 village- newspaper, wherein he had encountered an example of the linotype's peculiar perversities. "In this article on the death of La'e Dabsack. who, betwixt me and you, hadn't much to recommend him except that he wasn't quite as bad sometimes as he was others, he says that 'the deceased was generally regarded as 'hijjjdytSO'hdkkiEockwUyjjagagy ben-gzt."" "And I guess that's about as near as anybody could get to making an estimate of the departed without hurting his relatives' feeling."-Puck. Government Telephones (Nanton News) " Government pperation of telephones in Alberta is a success, notwithstanding what the opposition may say. It is not perfect, but the people are getting better service than they would get from a private company, and they are paying no more for it, and probably not as much. Of course the government is not making as niuch money out of it as a private company would. It is not, run for the purpose of paying dividends on watered stock, in addition to Interest on the cost of construction and equipment. Those opposing th-e government operation of telephones in Alberta , ought to be compelled to depend on a private company for a while, until the see "where they're at." Some of us ^an remember, and don't need to have the leeson repeated. No More Flirting For Chicago Hello Girls Chicago, July "9.- Don't tell the hello girl you like her voice. Don't ask her what color her eyes arc. Don't purr "sweet nothings" at her. Don't try to start anything. Because, She -oen only answer out Of a phrase book. She is officially forbidden to flirt. She. officially, has no name, just a number. She will put the chief operator after you. � A telephone girl has nothing to do but work. First the company prohibited peelc-a-hoo waist*, fussy clothes and the like. Now comes the order that forbids the central girl from flirting on the wires, even just a tiny bit. The Chicago Telephone Company today put in effect a series of, phrases -fox the use'of the operator*. None other can he used. The "hello" is gone. Her place has been taken by "operator"-very much more dignifi-sd. If you call up something like thjs: "Hello dearie, you're looking well this morning; give me number double something or other." You will get. something liiw this: "Chief operator. Do you want a number?" The chief operator is switched on to lecture all the "mushy 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 the constant effort toward increased �efficiency. Time elements in switchboard work are figured in fractions of a second. OUR POINT OF VIEW Mutsuhito is dead, iihito. Long live Yos The petition filed against the elec-i lion of Hon. Malcolm Mckenzie is just % caae of pure and unadulterated bluff. All the war talk in the old country Is worked up by.jlpgoes in an attempt to stampede Canada into a police, of stupendous proportions. 1 The death of the Emperor of Japan removes a man who c|ung affection-itely to his country's past, but had wisdom enough not to retard progress. ca, has been appointed to a minor government job. Mr. Bourassa must still have some pull. It Is legally determined that, the Dominion parliament has no power to pass legislation dealing with marriages. That is the prerogative of the legislatures. Mr. Gilbert, the defeated Nationalist candidate in Drummond-Arthabas- The C. P. R.. have at least earned some praise in the generoui; reduction made In the telegraphic tolls to American points. It wi|l mean much to western business men. Down in Kansas, they are using stove pipe wire and clothes fines for binder twine. If all the reports oi Now is Your Opportunity to save 20 per cent, on all *  Summer and Sporting Goods Hammocks, Croquet Sols. Base Bail and FootlniU ji'oocU, Tennis Racquets and Supplies Express "Wagons, Boys' Velocipides, Doll CaHs and (Jo-Carts, All IUmIuchI 20 per cent in price for tiki* week only. Red Cross Drug & Book Co., Ltd. THIRD AVENUE SOUTH PHONE 555 Here are three good ones Three Lots Horner on 7th Ave. 8, (London Road) must be sold at once $1,800 TERMS' Two Lots In Queen Victoria Park, water, sewer, and electric lights. A snap at $425.00 each For short time only. Four Lots On 14th St., S  Trackage Sites -AT- $1,000 Per Lot In the new C. P. R. Subdivision, north of the Overhead bridge. THE BEST BUY IN; CITY PROPERTY TODAY Wilson & Skeith MONEY TO LOAN. INSURANCES OF ALL KINDS NEGOTIATED WITH RELIABLE Opp. Alexandra Hotel CP. R. Agents INSURANCE OFFICES 1 , Phone 1343 Where will you go when you go shopping ? The answer is very simple. If you do not know the merchandise, you niUHt know the merchant. The way to judge the good" is to judge the man. And the best May to judge the man is through his advertising. The man who advertises is the man who sig'iis his name to what lie claims. If lie signs his name to a bogus cheek, he goes into jail: if he si'^ns his name to hogus advertising lie goes into bankruptcy. Every advertiser knows this and so is careful of what he says. When he advertises, he must he honest if he hopes to win. Turn to the advertising: news for whatever you are going to buy, because the best merchifnts are always the ones who advertise. They are the men who stand hack of what they do and say. . '__ a*'V ;