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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 13, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta >AQE TWO LETMBRI DGE, SATURDAY, y Herald Printing OOL. Lid., every Imwiul evening at Bouod Bt.. Lethbridie, IfUnafini Di d Editor. 2.06 I.M .16 1. 1. 7o 1.56 'year, delivered Daily; six Mouth, delivei Daily, three delivered. Daily, oue inouth, delivered Daily] one year, by mail Daily, six by nail Daily, three :hy.maii Weekly Herald, oue year changed as often ae sired; but both uew and old addrea oiuat be given. MR. HARCOURT'S DEFENCE Gco. llarcourt, deputy minister ngriculture, as issuer of circulars, u. interviewed by- the Kdmonton Hull tin and as writer of a letter to Lethbridge Board of Trade fir- T i j LEAP'YBAR LESSON said the bashful young nn, at the other side of the Mayir's Su.. f I were to throw you a kiss under what you'd, replied. Miss Wise, "I'd Well Dad and his council ou were the liuiosl man 1 till thai was coining to 11 bylaw vote on Monday. COULD UEAD1LY HKLl'EVE not very well ask for any An old country gentleman returning home rut her late, discovered a yokel with u lantern under his kitchen window, who, when uskcd his business Hint-.i cniil olllv COIUti support Hum was handed out them. Now thixt they have been t to spend money the next thing to is to spend it wisely and well, timo is being wasted anyhow, be three different people. In the ni Come a demanded tho rate gentleman. "A-courtin, sir, 1'se courting Ma- ry." It's a lie! What do you want tmtern for? I never used one wlien 1 was a said the angry man. "No, was the yokel's reply ''I didn't think ycr 'ad, judging bj the Argonaut. case ho is not the man but it w the superintendent of fairs and' ins tutes. la tho second he is a bra and pompous oilicial telling the pi pie of the south that they have grievance, that the country is i dry for farming (for the ranchers said so Stuck Growers' As- sociation meeting) and that if the country has received any injury from the circular the people have themselves to blame for giving it pub licity. In the third instance he is an apologist trying to excuse and justi- fy, in a measure, himself for the statement in the circular for the issu- ing of which he had been called to task by the people of the southern part of the province. In the letter he admits that the circular does not state the situation correctly but Jails to see where any harm has been done and later on declares that he has a very perfect knowledge of conditions in the south. The Herald dares to doubt this statement. He remarks that it is unfair to draw conclusions too rapidly and too strongly from the results of the last few years. Mr. Harcourt must remember that it is only within the last few years that the people started farming in the gets the capital moved to ridge, it will right for him it that thQ government eiider regard .for 'the north. in un- of the uliove move'one-o he exitert "pliaiubors of tho city ilready perfecting apparatus bl-gmin from frost. J s not what like jut It is ,oay that torn-fool artist in Edmonton ACRE on Wall work j Addition. No reasonable of- fer refused. The Bsnttey raOfXSSlpNAL CA1DS MADAM NORMAN (OrcKcatral PUniata) Tcacker.. of and voice" production, ..or. ory or advanced. W J M.p C.M, HcQlll 114 Redpath Bt. ta.i V V TKooa ftl 7-6 p.u i mWART, Bur- to 18 Q.; I p.m. to 6p.m. HAMILTON 4 YOUNO if pro Raam Block. CON lT JONES Ktc. ,Conybeare Block. H_ _ AHa. who cannot "ad thinks Southern crops without and a few south and that since they have start- 1 admired at the Barracks this yea ed there has been scarcely a failure Miss Dixie and her guest received where the farmer has been at all care pretty pink frocks. The guests were ful in his methods. His argument Miss iicrkinshaw Miss Ro- concerning the crop reports Is not at gcrs. Miss llillis. Miss Anderson, Miss all fair in drawing conclusions about l Vrooman. Miss Menzies, Miss Nicolls, the capacity of the country. Thresh- Miss Power Miss McBeth, ers' reports give returns from crops Miss Hardie, Messrs, power -Ashbusner raised on stubble or breaking McNally, Fleming, Vrooman, Proud, and late sown just the same Rogers Starnes, Skeith. that which was properly J Tramner, Baraum, Ivcs, Thomas, cultivated and while their re-1 Shaw, Conneil. ports may be accurate from the ecommendution .of main is a cracking good idea am! Dart's committees >.shpwed'..their wis- dom in. getting a move-on-to adopt t. Hut what good will the two pipes bo if the all .full of dirty water and the pipes..plugged up with mud. A are no good, i the pumps arc out of business. It is, no snap for the city to.be without light, power-or water and having the fire fighters dependent on mud-puddles and sleughs for their supply of. thct fire extinguishing It is true that there are a number of wells scat tered through the city but they would hardly do in case a big fire should break out. This is where En- gineer Arnold's suggestion of a low pressure system using the irriga- come in handv other cily Dads and various "Hoards of Trade get after his nibs if be looking for n'noth er job. There -has been cnyugh of this- sort; pj thing now. PRICE OF SEED GRAIN Regina, June House was occupied, almost entirely: today in' committee work which is so far ad- vanced that prorogation will likely take place tomorrow. The price of seed grain was brought up on a qucs tion by A. B. Gillies. Hon. W. F Mother well said the seed grain wa bought by C. C. Castle warehouse commissioner, on the basis of prices at Fort William. Commission nominally charged the farmers in order to comply with the rules of tho grain association. IIIIIi ili 11 i11111 it11 IIIliIti11111II111 i 111 standpoint of statistics, they are cer- j tainly not the information upon to base such, statements as were made in the famous circular. Mrs. 0. F. P. Conybeare received for the last, time this .season on Tuesday evening and everyone avail- ed themselves .of the opportunity to Mr. Harcourt's explanations make cnll Qn .lhjR popular hostess. Tables very interesting reading but they car- were for briclge and dancing I evening and regretled Mrs. Cony- extended visit to the East. iy very little conviction or satisfy-I was carried on in the large living tion. to the people of Southern Al.ber- room_ .EveryOne enjoyed a delightful ta. He is verj' sorry but not half as sorry as the people of the south are that he is in a position to do such a thing. Miss Isabel McBeth gave a delight ful'progressive euchre for the young people on Thursday evening ir THE MEN NEEDED Liberals who refused to support sPite of the threatening weather cv- Donald C. Hossack, independent Lib- eryone turned out and more than en- opposed the return Miss Hillis' Vrooman. n. G. W. Ross to Power in 1905 kiushaw Miss Wi eral candidate in North Toronto, be- cause of Hon. G. W. Ross to power in might as well be dead and buried for all the value they are to the Liberal party. D. C. Hossack was one of thou- sands of Liberals who declined to support his party- in 19Q5 on account of the electoral corruption which had degraded it. Tncso Liberals caused the defeat of that government, and it is well for the Liberal party in On- tario that defeat came at the mom ent it did. A few years in oppositljn will pu new -life, new blood and new ideas into the party. The more men of the calibre I) C. Hossack who will ta'r.e up tb standard of the Liberal party ni th present time, 'the bettor for the and for the -province nothin will strengthen the Liberal part as much as independence within it own ranks. The man who votes cry time with his party, is a and thinks not of I is party's inter- ests nor of his cot.ntry's interests. A man who is bold eQo Jgh and honest enough to speak out when his party is in the wrong is the Lilxval or the best Cons-jrv'auvc in the iong run. themselves. The guests were: Miss 3er- Wilson, Miss Rogers, Miss Miss McXaugh- tbn, Miss Hardie, Miss Agnes Hardie, and extremely useful. A large reser- voir of rain water with a proper fil- tering system would keep things go- ing nicely under such circumstances: The whole cost of the scheme would bo saved by the prevention of brie bad fire. Under ordinary circumstances the system would be a good proposl- ion-for the city. It would.-supply all the water for the railways, the jig industries, such as the mines, and factories. There -would be very little expense in operating and then, the city would be getting, the worth of their money. They A. R. I. Company forty thousand dollars or more to get the water in and just now it is worth about ten cents, as .the people with lawns ant gardens would rather put up th lawn .rates and use city water than he The city paid for a large supply of water and they might as. well use it. There i o use in spending a bunch of monej or n thing that is no use when th xpenditure of a few..thousands inor would make it very valuable. New Goods are .Onr stock consists of noth- ing but high-class know where to Huy and you ing but high-class goo will find the prices "right.: Take a look at our Miss Tiss Nicolls, Wallace, Miss Messrs. Anderson, Vrooman, Thomas, Rogers Mc- Lcllnn, Barmim, Tramner, Pritch- nrd, and Fleming. OUR POINT Chas. Hib.bcrt Topper.has -politics. He knows OITC isn't any chance of defeating the Jjiurlcr gov eminent. It is amusing lo read the Ontfiio Liberal newspapers of the day l.rfcre and the day after the clect'c DS. Tncy proved to be mighty poor rrbphets> The Conservative organizer tho day before elections predicted a majority of between GO and 70 for Whitney., That's "counting-your chickens before they are hatched" all right. "We. will whack Whitney" used to be Liberal cry in Ontario b'ui Whitney is doing the whacking just j now. Let Ds Figure: down a few don'ta for pic- tore f raraers Don't wipe your face on the sleeve of your kilt at bank opening Don't yawn too loudly when tieing yonrgirVs shoe-strings at 9.59 a.m. on-a Round St. doorstep Don't let your hair get rumpled from over- work Don't imitate geese while walking unlearn at the open season Don't stare through yonr eyebrows Don't take yonnelf too seriously wot's the use Don't worry about the other fellow on hit' TRIALS Don't think that artists are ever self-made Don't eVer be letis than rirtuout whatever more A few more will fol- low the "trial" Ladies' Waists Handpainted China Fancy China m Tea and Dinner Sets FOUSAtE Alberta Realty Co Alberta Dirur aiW to 'Office "Phone 102. Itesideuce 1M. --A. -1- Fruit Arrives Daily Remember in a week we will'ask you to visit 1CE GKEAM PARLOR IN THE WEST McKELVIE 9 McGUIRE S OLD STAND mini i Mill T in iff ill 1111111 ill i if '20 Sections nearTaber at an acre. down, balance in 8 years at 6 per cent. Room 1 Whitney Block W. C. 8IMMOM8 BarrkUr, "Etc. Oilice: BouUuid: R. Q AD018OM Successr F. B. ROLFSOM ARCHITECT 9 Whitn.y J AS. A.' MACDOKALD "ARCHlteCT Southard Radpath Straat AIU. ALVIH RipLEY F ACCOU NTI NO, AUDIT! NO, COL- LECTIONS and RENTALS Fire, and Accident Iimiranca Room 5. Whitney .Block Ltthbridge (39) A. F. M.f Q. R.: A. Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of .each', month the Masonic Hall, P. O. Block, at 8 p.m. Visitinf brethren: will always receire a hearty.welcome., ii. A.C.MJESSER, G.VBTORKEY, W; M. Secretary. P. O. Box 537. The Winnipeg Telegram says Hon. Thos: Greenway and J. M. Ghisholm, of Winnipeg, .will be mad6 members of the Railway Commission. The great big "awkward antiquate roller has done good work and Aid. Macbeth did a good, stroke of busi- ness when he got it moving even if. it floes take twice as much horse power as a proper roller would take. If anyone wants to see its value all he has to do is take a drive over the streets that have been rolled and then over those that have not been favored with its tender caresses. I We have secured a; contract Gartrell to handle bis entire output orflOME GrROWN STOAWBERRIES..' 1 These strawberries are, nil grown on and ,7 j need no other recommentlation .to who have had them :5j before You will profit by waiting for 6m berries be in the height of their season within one month.. BbokaU J yonr orders early as we have a rush of orders, to fill, and j will be filled in "order of receipt. Order "from any Dairy Produce Co.'wagon or ZB Dairy Produce Order d Ftrestm 1U.2C2 Meets p iu K. ;of P. Hall last Thursday of month. Visiting Brethren-Welcome, J. F." BOGERS, A. NEIDIG; Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays inKlcf P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. P.O.Ba28 P.S ont ipleen tnd The people have already saving they have made by improving their fire department. The Underwrit- ers' Association have knocked off ten cents a hundred on insurance which am ourits to a'mill on the dollar of tnxes At fifteen mills on.the dollar the tax- es come to fifteen bucks on the thou- sand and the saving in insurance on the same amount Js one dollar. So that really he is paying fourteen mills instead of fifteen. It is a cau- tion how these improvements do not cost anything. It pays to be good 1 but it pays more to be better. Good- I ness as well as righteousness is profit j able unto all things. Dad don't take much stock in poli-1 tics but I wouldn't be surprised if he got busy to get the scat of gov- ernment for Alberta moved from Ed- monton to Lethbridge. The air of the north does not seem to agree with the brains of the government officials. The deputy-head of the ag- ricultural department at times shows serious signs of a loosening in the upper flats, that' break of his about Southern Alberta having to have the most favorable season to get even a fair crop being the latest evidence of there being something wrong. When WHAT CHINA WILL PAY Hong Kong, June is reported here that the negotiations with regard to the indemnity demanded of the Chinese government by the owners of the T.itsu Maru which was seized on February 7.' by the Chinese cus- MMMMMtMf MMMf toms officials off- have beeri the Viceroy of CantonJ agreeing to the payment of L. M. JOHWSTOME Barmtar and Salicitar Office adjoining Union Bank OF CANADA Eitcfi 24-ly T. ,j; w: s With 90 Branches from Fort William to; Vancouver, the Unioo Bank of Canada the West more thoroughly than does any other Bank. Evicty SBodern Banking facility offered to Fanuert, Ranchers, Grain and Cattle Deakrs and Merchants. CoOcctiotu made. Money transmitted to any part ofthewocW. 3swiBfES Department established at every Brack an account Interest si highest current rate paid quarterly LETMBRIOOC BRANCH: J. R. The Lethbridge public and the public to know the Hub Cafe is as clean and up-to-date restaurant as there ia in Alberta, and' that strictly white help is employed. Charges moderate Specials fought Spiring Chicken Strawberries and Cream liodge Pride of Alberta; tes of [itfitri tafit Met) in the of Hall every Ant and third Thandaj ia tbcaiontk at 8 p.m. Vwitinf bimtlirea mlwajB wri come. Wnltcr A npfebjY Fred T. Robiw, W. President. Box 67. 9-ly DR. C. C. CRAQQ Phyakian and! turgawn. OfBce over Hipnbotham's Drue Store Phoriie OfBce Hooae M. Office- to 11 a.m., 1-JI to 4J9 P.M., 7 Vo 5 p ni LCTHBRIDOC C. B. P Meeta on aeooDd of month p.ot. E. A. BHARMAN. E. E. Secreiwy. DR. O. J. dOURTICC ITiftifis'afe MMMM'MMMMMMMMMMI Gradoate of Horthwesvera Chicafo, IB. .Office to IS; 1 to I Block AMOCIATION of STATIONARY Meet in Labor Hall aw- and azxl fovtb te aonth. Eoiptoyen rViviriDf oerUfcated ck- aad 'tstfimcen ol wovld do wcfl to eoBS wrth' m, tOBEKT 1IKVTN. Glikl W. A. DICK8ON. Secretary. Owfc Heal ol Owlfl, No. IN. wffl mecia, the flnt and third Wednesday of each Month in K. of F. Hall. G. V. Seerctaary. C. BOSS TATB, President. M. rmiECT, Jwiior Paat PM WOMEN1 CHRItTIAN TEMPER A NC (UNION Meet in MetfwdM Wedcy third FriAty ia tka amth: at p. M. VWton always wirieuina. MRS A. K! JiUMPflEISIL MRS CHAS ;