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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 5, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LITHMIOOI, MIDAV, JUMI I, IftH the Mark of Identity We are safeguarding your interests when we urge you to look for the Fit-Reform trademark in every Suit and Overcoat you buy. 10 It is the distinguishing sign of value. Thousands of men have learned that it pays to look for this pays well to find it. Let it guide YOU always in buying Suits and Overcoats. McKELVIE McGUIRE Sole Agents for Lethbridge. THE CARDSTON BUDGET WATER MOVES FROM DANGEROUS POINT- HI MBALL DAIRY SCHOOL BOARD COAL BUSINESS vacancies reported is likely to occur. Adjourned until by the principal the 1st Tuesday RACCf At vUMDBRECk Exciting Events in the Sporting Word at the Mining j Town Lunclbrcck, Juuu writing up tho good towns you should not over- look Lundbrc'ck, the lit.tie Domestic Coal Town at the mouth of the Crow's Nest I'oss. Wo have Uuv.j fine coal properties ready to furnish Ibii material as soon a.s the market opens. Although tilings have quiet in the coal market buildings and improvements are steadily ad- vancing. Notwithstanding the heavy rains most of the farmers have finish ed seeding and a little sunshine will work wonders with the grain. Yesterday an impromptu race day was started by tv.'o of our citizens getting into an argument over the respective merits of their horses, and ,hefore the afternoon hafl "passed sev- eral horse races and one foot race had heen run, II. liogers ran his bay horse "Dan" against W. Adlam's "Itoanie" for a mile, owners up. itoanie fell about half way home and Dan won the money. Ceo. Uelisle, the genial liar-tender of the Windsor Hotel raced fifty yards with Scotiy Wells on his back while 11. Rogers, ran one hundred yards, Ik-lisle, though showing signs of coin- ing of! the grass lately, won by two yards. .J. McKenn ran his bay mare against II. Eshom's pony, the pony winning easily. 'Distance, -J mile. W. Kerr ran his bay horse "Billy" again Harris' 8-year old, the 3-year old coming in ahead but bolting outside the stake set up for a winning post. So the stakes were doubled, and the race run over again, this time Kerr's horse bolting, and the 3-year.old ag- Do You Make PoOry? If so, our Uoyai Patent Flour VQ11 Royal Patent Pastry Flour It will save you 25 per cent in lard bills. The flour is cheaper than ordinary hiird wheat H Made from the blending of soft and hard Your Grocer has it now isoi Ming Elevator Co, Ltd, Raymond Mtgrath Lethbridge tare to MM rett ptocc it to ffrfa CftfcMM If yta wui uytktof 25c tor SI INCOME PROPERTY Owner of nearly new Groomed house, rent per month, would like jto trade for vacant lots. P. 0. Box Cardston, June topic oi greatest interest this morning is the likelihood of another to that of 1903. Yesterday the waters o[ Lee's Creek were creeping back toward normal conditions. Last night's storm lias sent the creek up to the danger point once more. One pair oi piles has gone out from tho foot bridge near Mr. Ibey's residence and while the span still hangs, it is dangerous to attempt it as the unsupport ed portion may drop at any moment. On Main street the foot bridge is out of business owing to the water cov ering the approach. The family and effects of Mr. Jas. Raniptou were removed from. the house nearest the creek this morn- ing as the water was approaching un- comfortably near. There is no im- mediate danger of the house going down stream unless the force of the current changes. Should the storm continue much longer there may be some losses to we hope for the best. Kimball Dairy Mr. Thos. Low of Low Jensen, the new proprietors of the Kimball following the Inspector's visit to the The Coal Business The agency for the Gait Coal con- lucted by Mr. Jas. T. Brown for a lumber of years was taken over by Mr. Jno. W. Woolf on the 1st of the :nonth. The immediate charge is now in the hands of Mr. Milton Woolf, who recently resigned his position with the Cardston Mercantile Co. PERSONALS The firm of H. S. Allen Co., re- vived a visit from its head this A'ock. Pres. Allen was looking re- markably well and seems to enjoy his CJardslon trips. Mr. Otis Terry ain crossing the line tance, i mile. winner. Dis- BOWLING ALLEYS ON TRAINS OPERATED ON RHINOCEROS New York, June the two-year-old rhinoceros that was im- ported into the Bronx from In- dia about a year ago, underwent an operation for cataract yrsterday. Half a dozen keepers roped him and threw him on a bed of Irr-.sh grass and the surgeons got to work. When it came to UK: application of anaesthetics, the opi-r.itors found that Mogul didn't answer to the spraying of the chloroform up his nostrils any more than if it were so much fog. Finally they made .some cornucopias and poured the stuff into him. Even then it took a pound and three quar- ters of chloroform and half a pound of other to down him. That is about three and a half times as much as they have to use on a full grown horse. The operation itself, which was per- formed by Dr. George Van Meter, pro- fessor of optholmology at the New York American Veterinary College of Brooklyn, included the making of a Burlington Officials Propose Give Their Patrons Exercise While Travelling to and wife have re- Store, was in town on Wednesday upon business for the firm. He was showing with just pride a of the product of the cheese factory now being operated by Messrs. Gar- diner- McKendrick. While not yet fully cured the sample shows excel lent quality -and bespeaks a stead} "demand for the output of the factory This is an industry that should appeal strongly to all farmers anc stock men.- Our natural conditions are most favorable aml-in time t come the milk products will show value that few can realize. School Board Meeting Tuesday evening the regular Boarc meeting was held in the office of th chairman at G o'clock. Present Messrs. Lee Atkins and Williams. The report of the principal showed a very grcnt falling off in attendance, caused by the prevalence of measles. This was especially the case in the three lower rooms. Regret was ex- pressed for the indisposition of Mrs. Toffee which had necessitated the temporary closing of Room II. On account of t'ne absence of Mr. Harris no report of the Trustees' visit for May in company with the chief of the fire brigade and D. S. Beach could be given. The chairman report- ed, however, that suggestions as to fire escapes had boT'rt made by Mr Beach at his visit which the board could consider later. A motion was passed to meet fully the current expenses to June 30th by loan. The chairman, W. 0. Lee and on other trustee were appointed to ac as visiting committee for June anr look into the matter of the re engage ment of teachers as well as filling th amed to Alberta from Gridley, Cali- ornia. The climate there was a COH- tant menace to Mr. Terry's health nd while his appearance shows trong'.y the effects of his illness, we rust our climate will soon rejuvenate inn. Mr. Terry went up to Caklwell vhere he once lived, with a view to nuking a location on the Cochrane ands. Rumor says that more of tlu: prodi- gals from California are coming this way. We are glad that we have still some "fatted calves" to make feast in ;heir will give them all a dearly welcome home. A number of the, ranchers have been in town between the showers. Mr. Andrew Hinniiin, Walter Pitcher and Omaha, June aboard fast through Burlington trains is the latest luxury officials of that railway propose to give patrons. Tlie officials declare that it is not practicable to play billiards on a fast train, but they affirm that bowling is practicable and'they propose to equip some of their best trains with alleys. They argue that bowling would afford excellent exercise for passengers. 612, City. WANTED The pnhHc and the travelling public to know the Hub Cafe is as clean and up-to-date restaurant as there is in Alberta, and that strictly white help is employed. Charges moderate Specials Tonight Spring Chicken Strawberries and Cream WANTED Full particulars from owners of small and large farms for sale. De- scriptions must be accurate. Apply P. 0. Box 1883, Calgary. 450 FOR SALE Saddle pony (bay five years old. Quiet. Can be seen at 624 Bur- dette St. 45.6 HOUSE FOR SALE casli makes first payment on S roomed brick house in North Ward. Ualunce a month without interest. Apply Box 1386. 145-tf FOR SALE Storey and half frame dwelling, new. with 25 ft lot, well located. House has all modern improvements and conveniences Terms Apply Box 669 Postoffice, Lethbridge. 46-0 T incision to divide the anterior cap-L sule of the chryetalline lens and so allow the milky matter to escape into the anterior chamber of the eye. The least inaccuracy pi incision would have released the aqueous humor and brought on total blindness by caus- ing a hemmorrhage in the vitreous chamber. Mogul had cataracts in both eyes and the needling took about half an hour. In about four weeks, when the milky matter released by the T incis- ion is absorbed, it is expected that Mogul will be possessed of perfect WINS ON RAIN Chicago, June 5. Rain on the morn- ing of the 29th of May enabled that month to smash all records for rainy days in that month in Chicago. So far there have been eighteen AUTOMATIC RIFLE FOR SALE Winchester automatic (sell loading) 32 calibre rifle for sale. Practically new. No better rifle made. Price Call at Herald Office at 5 p.m. any day except Saturday. 46-6 days on which rain fell, although Jim O'Leary, the former gambling king> makes today the nineteenth. He claimed that yesterday's downpour cinched 'his wager that it would rain at least a dozen and a half days this month. The only rain that is counted of- fically by the weather man is that which ialls on the Federal Building, so both Forecaster Cox and O'Leary are right, It rained in some parts of the city on May 24, but not down- town. BALED HAY First class irrigated blue joint hay for sale. per ton. Ripley Bros., Room 5, Whitney Block. 47-6 OF-COAL RES-. ULATIONS uuiniof rifbu of toe Dominion hi Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the North-West Territories and British Coluntoia, may be leased for a term of twenty-one years at an annual rental of fl aii acre Not more than acres wili be leased to one applicant. Application for a lease muat be marie to the Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in which the rifhti ap- plied for are situated. In surveyed territory ihe Und must be described by sections, or IP gal subdivisions of sections, and in territory the tract appli- ed for shall be staked out. Each application uoust be accom- panied x by a fee of which will ba refunded if the rights applied for are uot available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the flier- chautable output of the at the rate of five cents per ton. Every of coal mining which are not being operated shall furnish the district Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each year. The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the leeee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may be con- sidered necessary for the working of the mine at the- rate of an acre. For full information application should be made to the Secretary of the Department cf the Interior, Ot- tawa, or any Agent or Bub-Agent of Dominion Lands. W. W. CORY, Deputy Minister of the Interior. publication oi this advertisement will not be puid for. WANTED A LOAN of on security worth Will pay 10 per cent. Box 353, Lethbridge. 47-6 WANTED TEAMS OR STEAM OUTFIT to break half section or more. Apply W. H. Pawson, Coaldale. 47-4 FOR SALE Delivered in Lethbridge, one or more tons of good potatoes, per Apply Phipps, Cardston. 48-6 I b. H. Thomas were here yesterday and the day previous. The sale to Mr. Pitcher of the cattle of the Thomas Brothers is reported. Mr. Burt Kenney is still buying also as well as Mr. J. W. Kearl. We omitted to mention the arrival of one of Cardston's sons, who lately returned from West Virginia, U.S.A. Mr. Archie Nielsen has been absent over two years in the mission field. He received a hearty welcome on all sides. The infant child of Mr. J. T. Brown been seriously ill for the past few days. At 6 o'clock this morning -Dr. Brant reported some improvement. Another case of serious -nature is at the home of Mr. E. Hark- r. The youngest child there" is also uffering severely through the ineas- es and attendant ills. We trust that oth may soon be able to give reports f-a more favorable nature. ..The station agent states that a mile f track is out of use between Mac- c-ocl and LethhcMgo as a result of the vet weather. HALF BILLION CHARITY CHORUS Pittslnirg, Pa., June other choruses that ever tried the comic pcra stage will be put to the gloom ;vhen the "Pirate of Pensance" is played for the benefit of the Home for Cripled Children, June chor :is is composed of sixty young women belonging to families whose aggregate wealth is more than half a billion lollars. The O Star When You Pass this Store By for anything in Honsc Furnishings you do yourself and family an injustice. Our slock is new aul wonderfully well assorted, and our prices aie unapproachable because ot onr CASH BASIS Buy at this store and just pay tor your own goods. The Turpin Furniture Co. COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS C( I Keel's Special Bargain Sale for TOMORROW (Saturday) You wili need a Lightweight Overcoat many's the time between now and Summer. Warm noons and cool mornings evenings Cravenette Overcoats, warranted rainproof, to save Summer colds, reg. to foiv. Men's High-grade Suits, imported Worsteds and Tweeds, most popular shades, regularly to for and Special line Men's Suits at Men's fine Pants, reg. and for and Special line at Men's Hats, latest shapes, reg. for Great variety of Straw Hats, including Pana- mas, at equally low prices Negligee Shirts, the nobbiest ever shown in Lethbridge from 75 C up Nice line of Working Shirts, reg. 75c to for 50c and 60c Ames Holden's fine Shoes, Union made, Blu- cher cut, nobby lasts, in patent leather, tan. velour calf and vici kid, reg. for Trunks, Suit Cases and Club Bags at greatly reduced prices We desire to impress upon intending customers that we will gladly return purchase price if goods are not satisfactory. Square dealing is our motto Please Note Address L KEEL, Men's Furnishings, Oliver Block THE STORE FOR A SQUARE D.EAL COOK First class woman cook wants work in hotel in small town. 1377, Lethbridge, Alta. Address Box 486 OFFICE BOY WANTED Office boy, fifteen or sixteen years of age. Goo'd wages paid. Apply after 5 o'clock" p.m. to Elfner, the Electri- cian, Ott Block. 48-0 WANTED A general servant, washing and iron- ing given out. Apply to Mrs. T. E. Neale, 118 Burdett Street. 490 TENDERS WANTED SEALED TENDERS will'be received by the undersigned until 6 o'clock Wednesday, June 10, for the erection of a brick store and office building it Lethbridge, Province of Alberta, for G. J. Bryan Co., of Calgary. The lowest or any tender not neces- sarily accepted. Accompanying each tender must be a marked cheque for 5 per cent, of the proposed amount of SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH- WEST HOMESTEAD REGU- Any even numbered oection of Do minion lands in Manitoba, Saskatch- ewan and Alberta, excepting 8 and not reserved, may be homestead- cd by any person who is the sole head of a family, or any male over 18 years of age, to the extent of one-quarter section of 160 ncres more or less. Application for entry must be made in person by the applicant at a Do- minion Lands Agency or Sub-Agency for the district in which the land- is situate. Entry by proxy may, how be made at an Agency on'certain conditions by the father, mother, son, laughter, brother or sister of an in- ending homesteader. The homesteader is required to per- form the homestead duties under one jf the following plans: least six months' residence upon and cultivation of the land in year fot three years. (2) A homesteader may, if he so desires, perform the required resi- icnce duties by living on farming land owned solely hy, him, not liss than eighty (80) acies in extent, in Uie vicinity of his homestead. Joint ownership of land will not meet this (3) If the father (or mother, ii the father is deceased) ef a homesteader lias permanent residence on farming land owned solely by him, not less ;han eighty (80) acres in extent, in Uie vicinity of the homestead, or up- ..-.n a homestead entered for by him in the Ticinity, such homesteader may his own residence duties by contract. Plans and specifications may be seen at my office, Room 9, Whitney Block. 46-8 F. B. ROLFSON, Architect. Lethbridge Auction Sale of Horses Advertised for JUNE 4th is postponed until Wednesday JUNE 17th at 10.30 a.m. Waddmgton GbboD 410 ROUND STREET TELEPHONE living with.t.he father (or (4) The term "vicinity" in the two proceeding paragraphs is defined as :iieftning not more than nine miles in a direct line, exclusive of the width >E road allowances crossed in the Measurement. (5) A homesteader intending to iierform his residence duties in ac- with the above while living vith parents or on farming land own- d by himself must notify the Agent for the district of such intention. Six months' notice in writing must :u; given to the Commissioner of Do- siinion Lands at Ottawa, of intention o apply for patent. W. W. CORY. Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. publication ol his advertisement will not paid or. Coal, Ice .and I PRAYING Western Transfer Co, LONG BROS. Proprietors o Office opposite Balmoral j J TELEPHONE 63 o First-class Cafe IN Tim ifliti mm raw Short Order Between Meals CARROLL DOYLE Mr. Billie Sharratt Ventriloquist and Mimic At liberty for Smoking f nection Parties, etc, Ventriloquism taugh I lei Dayton Hotri Good accommodation for the travelling public. JOHN Proprietor First-class Livery in con- ;