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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 3, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta to Loan at Current Rites H. J. H. SKEITH (Mm Ifafc) TEe Lethbridge Doily Herald THE PLACE TO STAY NH H Utttrttp to HUM MM I You cannot'pet sharp, accurate work with inferior tooli. If the edge of i hole bored by an auger, drill or gimlet is ragged or chip- ped, the tool used was of ordinary duality. WHKUTTtR Tods aid Cittery are tools for clean, true work. Keen Kutter bits bore clean and smooth through hard wood or soft. Keen Kutter chistls leave true surfaces. All Keen Kut- ter Tools guar- anteed to be satisfactory. We Mil them. We Sell for Cash Prairie Itch Ointment The use of this Oint- ment will almost im- mediately relieve the intense itching, and by following the di- rections a permanent cure will result. The McKeown-Hick Hardware Coy. PHONE: J. D. Iptothan 8 CoAU. Family and Dispensing Chemists Telephone 49 Resident Night Clerk Successors to Brodie Stafford and Hick Wakely Got your wedding ring at Tate's. The river has fallen a loo today Hoss CITY AND DISTRICT TWO for 25c Including the GD Novels ROBERTSON'S BOOK STORE 1st tour West of Onion Bank The Store of Quality Clearing Sale Still continues BARGAINS IN ALL LINES Cash Only Nelson Fraser LethlJridge, cloudy (55 35 scattered showers, but for the most part and warmer. Tail has u fine display of cu glass. Hemeinber the public ball ut th Bijou Hall. Watches from up. All gua antted at Ross Tate's. A complete change of program at the Bijou tonight. Fred Thomas of Burdettc is spend- ing the day in the city. K. J. Gordon _oi Raymond was an arrival on last night's local. S. Levy, of Salt Lake City, is in the city ou his way south. J. F. Brudshaw and wife, of Ma- gratk are in the city today. Only two shows tonight. Com- mence 7.30 sharp. Public dance at The St ar The Calpnry local being over two hours late, the baseball match be- tween Macleod and Lethbridge will lot take place lonurht ;ls announced Tuber plays here tomorrow. Phone 251 Your Sheep the First (f June Dipping sheep is an oper- ation that is performed once a year only and it is important that this once should prove effective. The right sort of dip is one that should destroy all insects or parasites and should have a healing and. tonic effect skin without any possibility of injury KRESO DIP meets all these require- ments. TVe believe it is the best one made. PHONE 272 FREE DELIVERY Anywhere, any time llberta Drug and Book Co, Prescription Specialists I. E.JIFlBf, Mgr. New Flowers, Large Assortment of Children's Hats The Latest arid Shapes Our 'Merry Widow' Hat is a Favorite ORDERS AT ALL PRICES TAKEN PfiOMPLY FILLED L. A. SCOTT, Manager NEW HILL BLOCK Between Bijou Theatre and Reid's Confectionery Vou need Cfifln now COOL AND COMFORTABLE Men's White Canvas Oxfords Brown and White ____ Men's Tennis and Lacrosse Shoes Ladies' Oxfords in Grey, Ladies'Tennis Shoes F. CO. Lethbridge WORKING MEN FOI OJEir LOTS IN OTIUU NIK IF TIE CITY SEE ME Property Sold on Monthly Plan ALBERT IVES ROM 2, ffliw Itack PHONE 1-VT 1'. Curruthers, secretary of the Grassey Luke Board of Trade is in town Gt'o. II. will erect u. frame dwelling house on Bartlett St. valued at Jas. Hekl of Bow Island, formerly of the C.P.K. yard office stall here, is in the city for a day or two. District Court will be held tomor- row. Judge Winter, who has recov eretl from his illness, will preside. Rev. A. M. Gordon has gone to Winnipeg to attend the General As- Iseuobly of the Presbyterian Church of Canada. If your watch, needs repairing see Ross Tate. Mrs. AIcNicol returned last night from a visit to Frank and was ac- companied by her sister and ncice, Mrs. and Miss Martin. M. II. Gilmour formerly of the Bank of Commerce here and later ol Innisfail, is now on the staff at Cran br0ok, B.C. Mrs. C. V. Bennett left last night for Lmnsden, Sask., where she wil visit her mother for a couple 01 months. Mr. Bennett went as far ns the Hat. The horse -sale advertised by Wad dington Gibbon for tomorrow June 4th, at Furman's livery stabl THE WRESTLING MATCH Frank Maxwell, wh0 will wrestle Frank Macdonald on Thursday night of this week at the Bijou is a gener- al favorite with the young men of Lethbridge, many of whom attended tiis classes in athletics (hiring the winter, and who are very enthusias- tic over the match, and a large crowd will no doubt greet him on that ev- ening. Maxwell will weigh in at 175 or ISO pounds while his opponent will have the advantage of about 20 pounds more, but Frank's friends feel assured that he will give a good ac- count of himself. Always "a clean sportsman and fair antagonist, he will do his level best to win this match and all his friends may rely u him for a fair, square exhibition. r'or eight years he was' in charge of he physical department of the Y.M. 3.A. at Duluth, Minn., and its effic- ency reached high water mark under care, and on leaving to come to Lethbridge, his new home, he was the recipient of a farewell no other instructor ever received from that city. At present he is engaged in farming a little south east of the city and has made for himself many warm friends who will all be present on Thursday evening to see him go up against his big opponent and help Kim by their presence. s Cop to Lethbridge Races htelaf ndVriMSdaf, Jut I! aid If Western Canada Turf Association Meettng Over 125 Race Horses, representing the best stables of Oregon arid California, together with many local horses will take part. .Professional Starter and Judges, together with latest methods of professional racing, including the New Electric Starting Gate To be SGPII for the first time in Sonthern Alberta NO DELAYS BETWEEN HFATS Special-Rates on all Railroads of One and One-third Fares for Round Trip. Good going June 2nd and 3r.l, returning June 4th and 5th. FOR FULL PARTICULARS WRITE G. JM. HATCH. President A. R. McGUIRE, Acting-Secretary 3 o'clock 'Mr. Foster quoted from let- ters written to the press by ttev. .John Pringlc, and declared that the government was in fault for not pay- ing attention to the character of men given high places iii the Yukon gov- ernment, lie said these things had been going On in the Yukon for sev- eral years but no action wus taken. Then when an investigation was al- lowed it was a hollow affair and re- sulted in nothing being done. An effort should have been uuule to re- gulate the morals of the country or at least to have seen that public of- ficials behave witli decency. Hon. Frank. Oliver, who replied, said that because certain statements had been made by Rev. -Mr. I'rmgle, it did not necessarily follow thai, all were true. Mr. R. L. they miglu. be regarded as fair grounds for investigation." Mr. it was si matter of regret to me that the char- ges did not prove a sufficient oppor- tunity for investigation. The op- portunity for an investigation was given, but was not taken advimmgd of on a paltry lawyer's quibble.' Mr. Oliver argued that the state- ments made by the Hev. Mr. l'i ingle in regard to the Trcadgold certainly I Notice A MEETING OF THE Ratepayers' taociatioi OF LETHBRIDGE will be held on Thursday Evening JUNEL4TH, 1908, at 8 o'clock, in the I HALL. to discuss Bylaws to be voted "on Monday, June 8 j. L. CALDER Secretary June Corp. Phillips and Constable- Phil- potts of the H.N'.W.M.P. force left for F.dmonlon this morning in churpo of Maximo Tourville (Frencn -Ioe) and Ed. Ifolmev. who were sentenced on Saturday by Justice Scott to se- ven and five ycnrs respectively in the penitentiary. is postponed until Wednesday, 17th, at 10.30 a.m. Yesterday, with the use of a few- loads of .cinders, a crossing was made on Dufferm across Round. Frank G. Waddington interviewed the coun- cil who saw the need of such a move. Charlie Freeman, son of M. Free- man, reports that the stables on his ranch at St. Mary's were carried away yesterday by the Hood. Some hay also was floated off. FOR All KINDS OF LUMBER Paroid Roofing Metallic TAR AND BUILKKG PAPER lime and Cement WOOD FIBRE PIASTER OF PANS CaH ari Get tir Track I'art Wyatfc St m night Corp. Wade nabted two hobos who were stealing a ride on the west bound passenger train. They weni a month each this morn- ing by Inspector West. got away. Adam Link, the homestead inspec- tor, has been all over his district re- cently and everywhere he found the grain looking magnificent. The crop prospects he says were never letter in the history of the country. RATEPAYERS MEETING Raymond, Altn.. June 3, 1003 To Editor Lethbridge Herald: you permit me through your paper to call attention to the meeting which is to be in the Fire Hall June 4th to discuss bylaws to he voted on Monday next. It is called by the Ratepayers' Association but it is a public meeting for every ratepayer who cares to come, more for ratepayers in North Tard especially for the ratepayers in "orth Ward who are protesting hroiigh the Press of the not gett- ng a share of this money to be vot- on. Prominent citizens have pro- mised to attend and discuss the ques- ti to the interests of all parties. Trusting every rutepnyer will attend. Yours truly. D. KING.' President Kate-payers' Association NORTH WARD AND THE BY-LAWS 2nd June, 1908. Editor of the Dear I regieat to see the atti- tude that is bring assumed by some of our North War3 ratepayers in res- pect of the MKJiiey by-laws, which they with the rest of the city rate- payers, are askt-J to approve on the 3th instant. In order to come to a conclusion of the faSni'.'SS of the criticism which is new being levelled at the Council from North Ward in regard to expenditures of city funds in that part of the city I have gone to thu records of the Sec- retary Treasurer and I give you some of the information to be found there. Last year North Ward property was assessed at and has not been increased to any extent this year. The Taxes were And the ex- penditure in North Ward was This year the proposed expenditure in that part of the city is nor dries this sum sions were certainly erroneous. provements, we could not, at was found to be of nova- time, raise sufficient-money to do so. cancelled. If Mr. Prin- It is difficult indeed to place city de- Kle was mistaken in the-matter he bentures satisfactorily today and the was Just as liable to be wrong iu the rate of interest is high on the money other statements he had made, which we do borrow. Let the rate-! There was nothing ever stated in [PROGRAM FOR WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AT BUOtJ A Day's ITolliday Old Apple Tree. Illustrated Hiding School Africa. Those 15c Illustrated Copyright Novels that we are allowing. -QUALITY J. J, Johnston PrurriptMMi Dnfpvt MtMMMMMMMJMt payers give us their support, then, in doing the best we can for the city at. large with the funds at our dis- posal, if theyv believe in a forward policy, if not then the 8th of June presents to the ratepayers an op- portunity to say emphatically that the present Council is not a represen- Mr. Pringlc's letter to justify the be- lief that his general allegations were based on very substantial facts. Dealing wilh the charges made by Mr. Pi-ingle against .Messrs. Lithgow und (iirouard, the Minister of the Interior said that as soon as they were mniht. and although they were tative one and should not longer bcnot spccific; intillialcrt ihftt an Place Your Orders for ontrustc-d with municipal affairs. Yours very truly, W. C. Ivcs. WANTED Good hustlers to handle live stock insurance, experience not necessary. Nonr- but men who can produce busi- ness, need apply. W. J. Walker, Coal- dale Hotel, Room 10. BORN Saturday, May 30th, to Mr. and Mrs. W. W. a son. BORN Lethbridgo, on June 3rd, Mr. and Mrs. J. K. Anderson, :i danshter. Money to Loan On Farm Lands Dealer in Alberta Lands and i'jethbridKe Properties LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. >es this sum general tovjceiep' 11 Westminster School or police pro- tection for the North Ward. Xhus, you 3fp, p'we spend'" iip orift year a.s much from the payers in'three years. Again. Mr. Editor, there are just 72 ratepayers in North Ward, or, if you like, the property to be improved would bt- for direct benefit of 72. Of this number 30 are non-residents of city and G reside on the south nide of the track. But in the city proper there are hundreds of ratepayers whose proper- ty has received no more benefit from the expenditure of public money than the residents of North Ward and they are in need of sidewalks just as badly, more so in fact because we have more jnud. Thf-re is not a resident in North Ward compelled to wade through more mud in poinp to and from his home than T am in poing to or from mine and so with many, more on the south ilo of the track. Do you think, then, that "Rate- payer" i.s justified in the attitude he advocates? Yon will note the proposed improvements, to raise money for which the by-laws are now before you, aro to be made in the most com- pact part of the city, that the greatest good may result to the greatest num- ber at least cost. That is economy surely. The scattered and newly built portions of the city, whether North or South of the track, must wait until we pet to them. The south side ratepayers are content to do so REV. J. PRINGLE'S CHARGES ARE MET (Continued from Front Page.) nicatcd on the power exercised by ercised'by "lawlessness r.nd black- "lawlessncss and The law against gambling was not "enforced, he declared, and he charged that the deputy min- their.hands ofl. Mr. Pringle declared that there were 210 licenses for a po- pulation of three to every investigation would be allowed if Mr. Pringle would make his charges sped fie, or, in other words, that direct charges should be made. Mr. Ander- son was authorized to proceed with an inquiry as soon as .these specific were mmle. Until these were ade he did not think he was justi- cd in giving Mr. pringle power to immon people to give evidence un- ir oath. mile of the Bonanza. Hon. Mr. Fielding. "The Rev. gen- tleman seems to have been well ac- quainted with them." Air. Foster, "Does the hon. minis- ter mean any imputation against Mr. Hon. 'Mr. Fielding, "Xo, but if he has the information he should have used it to secure'the enforcement o the law in the Yukon." Mr. Foster, "1 am the minis ter of Finance has spoken. It shows that the only answer of the govern mcnt is to make imputations agaJns Mr. Pringle and if my statement? bear tha draw it." Mr. Foster took up Mr. Pringles charges that, things had gone fron bad to worse under Commissione Congden asserted that Pringlc madi commissioner's office was paid i week for playing in a music hall. Af ter, referring to charges of imprope actions against Girouard, rcgistrn of land titles, Mr. Foster read th report of Commissioner Congden Congdon asserted that Pringle mad charges without knowledge and mere ly to make a point against an oppo ent. He knew nothing of n. rharg against Girounrd, and said that ih affidavits contained in them wer dcncc. Lithgow, and on the 8th day ol June instant madc by persons I believe that you will find that the majority on the North side are equal- ly reasonable. But also remember this, that even if advisable to serve every portion of the city at, once with all desirable im- unworthy another of ere accuse official, Congden said was one of th officials he knew anywhere. Mr Foster was still speaking at 1 o clock, continuing his speech in At Good's Just Received Now Cabbage Ripe Tomatoes Strawberries Cherries Pineapples Radishes Lettnce Rhubarb, etc. THE GOOD CO. HeaJqurters Fnil mi ice PW 98 leu's Stud 1W Place to Get Ml GeWs ....WITH.. JAS. HUME Satisfaction Guaranteed PHONE 289 HAS ARRIVED From her tour through European Countries MADAM MAZ1E The World's Noted Palmist Clairvoyant, Dead Trance Medium, Magic Healer, Etc. The madam conies to Lethbridge well recommended. If you are going to make invest- ments or business changes consult this gifted lady. Re-unites the separat- ed, finds lost or stolen articles. She discovered the lost mine of H. B. Shannon, Butte, She r.lso told the people of San Francisco to sell property before the earth- quake. Money c'vi-rfmly refunded to any who are not satisfied. Hours 10 a.m. to 8.30. readings for readings for WINDSOR HOTEL Room 1C tion to the morality in Yukon. At I M M f WA-KO-VER FLOOR STAIN is essentially a colored varnieh of snch remarkable toughneas and elasticity. Although wood treated with it may dent under a blow, the finish will give with jt without cracking. Any article finished with this stnin may be washed with soap and hot water Sole Agents HAYR BROS. Successors to G. L. Vroonan 75 t.O.MM.MHaj ;