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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 16, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta >AOC TWO Daily HeroM Priaied by the Daily Herald Printing U4L, every evening at to Round Bt., Lethbridge, CuMda. BMCHAMAN, Managing Di- Subscription Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six uiontii, delivered, Daily, three uiouttfu, delivered.. Df.Uy, one mouth, delivered Daily, oue year, by mail Daily, six months, by mail Daily, thiee mouths, by mail Weekly Herald, one year Addresses changed as often as M.tt 2.00 1.00 J6 9.00 'M de- !EVERY DAY MAY BE A SUNDAY (Morocco Correspondence ludiauapo- (lis'Ncws.) .Sunday and Day are Xhe names of two farmers near Martiutou. Sun- day has five sous aud Day has five daughters. Three of the Sunday boys have already married Day girls. With the other two brothers courting the remaining sisters, it looks as though every Day would be a Sunday by aud by. nonssiONAL ANTICS OF THE FLOOD Changes River Course Cardston Car- ried Away of Oats sired; but both aud old address must be given. THE NEW LAND BILL Coines of the new measure intro- IMPAL1SD BY PILE (Anacortcs correspondence Seattle Post-Intelligencer.) An immense blackfish or fmback whale thirty feet long located itsel under a pile driver at a fish trap lo cation near the entrance to Deceptio Pass a few days ago. The pile was pushed clear through the huge body Cardston, June reports concerning the floods bring no news of anything more serious than at first given out. In fact in some eases the damage is not so great us at first feared. Settlors have had losses only whore they were located on the river bottom lands. Mr. A. Archiabld made an inspec- iou west recently to look into the condition of the roads and bridges. duced in the Houso of Commons by Hou. Frank Oliver, amending the Lands Act arc now to hand. The bill is considerably modified from the inea sure as introduced lost year. Cue of the chief modifications is the limitation of the area within which it will apply. may only be the bill, such townships us may be designated for that purpose by order of the govcrnor-in-coimcil within the following tract: Townships one to forty-four inclusive, bounded on the west by west line of range twenty-one west of the fourth principal jneriditm and on the east by the line of tne Minneapolis, St. Taul and Sault Ste Marie Railway from the point where that railway crosses the boundary to its junction with the main line of the of the fish aud was pounded into the tide lands underneath by the heavy driver hammer. The struggles of the fish shook the pile driver so violently that the loft- man fell from the second station o? the driver rigging to the deck, and was rescued from drowning only by the prompt action of John Nolson, working on the deck. Canadian Pacilic Railway, thence wes terly following the main line of the Canadian Pacific Railway until it crosses the third principal meridian, thence following the principal meri- dian' to the north line of township twenty-four to the South Saskatche- wan, river, thence down stream along the said Saskatchewan river, to the north line of township thirty-nine, to the North Saskatchewan river, xhenc up stream along the said North Sas katchewan river to the north line o township forty-four. Looking at the map it will be see that this area comprises roughly th_ land lying west of the Soo line an the South Saskatchewan river, as far north as township 4.4, and as far west as range 21, west of the fourth meridian. Township 44 runs a little north of Battleford, touching the Gal gary and Edmonton railway between Ponoka and Wetaskiwin, and range 21 west is in the longitude of Lcth- bridge, The new proposed regula- tions as to pre-emption, briefly sum- marized, are as follows: A. person who is now holding a homestead within this area or who hereafter obtains entry for a hoine- Btead, may pre-empt any available quarter section lying alongside his homestead, or separated therefrom by only a road allowance. To secure a title for his homestead and his pre- emption it will be necessary for LMm to complete the requirements requi- site for him to receive letters patent for his homestead; tjo reside either on his homestead or on his pre-emption for six months in each of six succes- sive years; to cultivate, in addition to his homestead requirements, fifty Albion Ridge, June rcccn leavy rains which fell in the countrj auscd farmers to rejoice over the out ook for a good crop. Mr. Al. Welsh was in Claresholm ast week and brought the windmill ut for the government well. Lindsay came out from Clares- lolm last Thursday to have the wind- ALB10N RIDGc mil put in on the government well. Mr. Talbot, father of B. R .Talbot, irrived from North Dakota last week vith a car of effects and has moved oil his homestead. Mr. Joe Hemm is plowing for Mr. Carlson. Alvia, little grandson of .Mr. A. Wf.l- lace, recovering from the measles. Mrs. A. Wallace is recovering from her illness caused by coal .gas escap- In nearly every case Uie bridges were intact but'the earthwork approaches are badly cut and will require refills j in most cases. On Belly River There have been some losses by ranchers along the river. Mr. Elias Christiansen, near Caldwell, suffered rather severely as his hogs and poul- try were located in buildings within reach of the waters. Quite a number of animals were drowned and his. direct loss will reach from S300 to to say nothing in regard to the depreciation of all lands located in the river valley.. At the old Cochrane Horse Rand the river has cut a new channel, over flowing all the meadow lands and covering them with sand and gravel About 110 acres of spring plowed land sown to oats have been washed the soil turned over in the plowing being completely carried .away.' A good sized stream flows a lew PURE MAPLE SYftUP From Prbv. Quebec Just Placed in Stock ltd. fe iri Ml Ji lETUMff July Aanounceweut wa4 ntiuSe lutay of the appearance in city on TWra- July 2, of NHlor 101 Ranch Wild West Show, markjibU) travelling amusement or- ganization ol the cpuntry. Evary uveuiber of it is a resident 61 UM 100, 000 acres of prairie the own and'oponite at Bliss, Tfce ad- vance representative it as "the 101 Ranch transported in mlo iature" to these doors. The Millers are the favour lueu of the south-west. There are three'of them and they started with a homestead allotment of 160 acres when the Cherokee Strip was ojMmed to settlement. Today their holdings include three towns, of counties, and some European principalities would be lost in the vast area.. Twenty-five thousand cat- tle and roam their pasture laud, and their, "employees number nearly a thousand. Yielding to the insistence of tht di- rectors of.the Jamestown Exposition for a real illustration of Western life, the Millers put on a show at the world's fair last summer that created a furore in the amusement world. SNAP CASH ACRE LOT on Wallwork Addition. No reasonable of- fer refused. MADAM NOftMAM tPrcfcMtral Teaefccr, ol voice production. Visits: or receives pupils, prepara- tory or advanced. CoMhinf for HOUM, Crafcfc WJ.OALBRAtTH, M.OXLM. PHyakiaa, McOlM 114 Bedpaah Bt. Hoars-Before 9a.m., Dftt. McCLURE t STEWART, 8ar- DMfttkto. Osjn. to If o.; 1p.m. to Bp.a. HAMILTON YOUNG- Blkk. K.C., D.C.L.. B. Mwtwi B. C. L CONYBEARE It JOHEi Barriers, Office: ConyUW Block. I GERMAN'S rods south of the Bungalow, rendering this beautiful stone residence unsafe for permanent dwelling purposes. The water did iiot damage the interior save for filling up the cellar, thus necessitating the overhauling of the heating plant. the old ranch house "under the hill the outbuildings have all been come. Albion Ridge school opened last Monday with Mr. Rugby as teacher. MODEL SCHOOL STAFF Have Been Made Connection With the Practice School for Normalites in ing. When found she was almost over- -partially fences are all swept new barn accom moclating the dairy herd oi some 50 cows has been temporarily abandoned Mr. E. Carlson has started drilling! and'the'butter plum put out of busi- wells with a machine. ness. All improvements will have to be The follo'.ving trustees wore elected moved from the lower lands in or- lor the new schoolhouse. Mr. D.'T.Jdcr to be absolutely secure. Currie, Mr. A. Bosch and Mr. Whip pie. B.R.Talbot is digging a well but as yet has not found water. There will be services at Albion The present owner, Mr. K.J. Wood, is thus a "heavy.l6ser. However, his usual optimism pre- vails and he makes no complaints. There are quite a number of loca- Ridge Sunday evening at 7.30 p.m. tors plowing or breaking land on the at which time'Mr. Parrot will preach Cochrane tract and the rains have only aided in this work> the usually tough sod turning much more readily his farewell sermon. NOTHING IN .STORY That Supplies for G. T. P. Are. Being Hauled Over American Road Vancouver, B. C., sensational charges June made in the House of Commons that the plant, equipment and supplies in connec- tion with .the construction of the Pacific Coast section of the Grand! Trunk Pacific Railway; here were be- ing hauled over an American railway now. The corner of Mr. J. W. earl's brick house which was taken out by the flood will be fully repaired by tomor- row. The damage was not so great as many seemed to think. He will again occupy the house Mr. Harris was the mason in charge. The telephone service is being put in shape! on the South of Lee's Creek and residents can say "Hello" very soon now. of teams VJuiu- to the staff of the practice school to be conducted in the new Normal have been made and the appointees noti- fied individually. It has been im- ppsibicv to secure an official, list from the "Department, but from various sources it is learned that the staff will be as given below. Three Cal- gary teachers are included. W. E. Hay, B. A., at present as- sistant principal of the combined public arid high school of Medicine Hat, will The other teachers will be: Miss Margaret Munro, B. at present teacher o a senior-fourth class at the South Ward Miss M. E Howson and: ;34iss Stewart, -who ar teaching senior-} third and senior sec rid classes respectively in the new entral School rMiss Streight, B. A f Dawson City and formerly of monton, who has been, teaching sen or work; Miss E. H. Murphy and Miss Elsie Martin of Edmonton, pri- nary teachers; and Miss Burn, of Wetaskivnn. seem from the above list that the staff has been chosen with a view of their continuing their present special work. Nothing like it had been Men Before. New York demanded a dup- icate and another foray was made upon the ranch to gratify the eastern netropolis. The' two shows broke all records in and patronage. Hundreds of cities clamored tor a sight of the 101 Ranch scenic won- ders, but New York and Jamestown crowds forbade. Only Chicago. Lou- isville, Atlanta, G a., cities en route, saw the performance and each recorded tremendous favor. The two organizations were consolidated during the winter for a tour of- the country, and are coming here in all their united glory and magnitude. Miller Brothers' show departs abso-' lutely from the familiar hackneyed routine, of so-called "Wild West" ex- ibitions. Every person' and feature s real, vital and characteristic. The Alberta Realty Co Utkbridje Alberta L -v- -._, A W-C. SIMMONS BarrkUr, Etc, Office: Soathard Block. R. 0. ADpiSON B. C. MOORE and Embalms to Presbyterian Ohureh Office Phone 108. Bewfeuee 136. F. B. ROLFSON ARCHITECT RMm I WhitnW to Seattle for transhipment north to the disadvantage of the Canadian acres, either on his homestead or on the pre-emption on the terms set forth. The price shall be per acre; one third will DC payable oa expiration ol thrco years, and the balance in five equal annual install- ments, with interest at the rate of 5 per cent. There is one other limitation of the area to which these provisions apply. In any township in which eight or more sections have been accepted by any railway company as part of its land grant, it will not be for homesteaders to avail themselves of the pre-emption privilege. This is an important qualification and should borne in mind. Another important feature of the bill is that providing for the pur- chasing of o. second homestead. Any person who has' a homestead any- where in Western Canada, and has se- cured his patent or has completed the requirements necessary to secure bis patent can purchase 1GO acres at the rate of per acre, in three annual installments. The purchaser must re-1 side upon the quarter section for six months in each year, must cxtltivate fifty acres, and must build a house worth at least If the purchas- ed homestead is within nine miles of the original homestead, residence up- .on cither homestead may be accepted as residence on the quarter section. Purchased homesteads may only be acquired within such townships in- cluded in the area set forth in the bill, as are specially designated for that purpose by order of the govern- ment. There is also the same provision with respect to pre-emption. The go- vernment is thus empowered to select the townships -within, this area, in which it 'will be possible to secure pre-emptions and second homesteads. The bill has been introduced in the House of Commons, but has not come up .for its second reading. roads here, was given an absolute denial today by D. McLeod, purchas- ing agent for Foley, Welch and Stew- art. "These statements are absolutely said Mr. McLeod today. 'I have no hesitation in declaring that of all the plant we shipped from Ontario, Manitoba and tlio new pro- vinces for use on the Pacific division of the G. T. P., to Vancouver, not a pound of it went via an American road. The transportation of this large outfit, aggregating thousands of ions, has been and is being carried out by steamers flying the British performers are not professionals but men, women, and children on a lark" from the ranch. Every name s known ou. the ranches of the south- west for skill or daring in avocations GREAT REVIVAL IN NEW YORK New York, -June The .biggest revival ia New York city' since the death of L. Moody, has been plan- ned under, the leadership of Rev. Dr. David Hughes, father of the gover- nor. Meetings will be held- from June flag. Our supplies are being bought on the Victoria and Vancouver mark- ets. We have not expended one cent coast articles and don'l at work getting up the lumber taken down stream. Some of it is said t have reached the "Old Moffat down St. Mary's. The twon council held an meeting on Wednesday eve for th purpose of considering the offer on the debentures sent recently. As the telegrams in reply had not been for- warded from Cardston, there could be no action taken. Personals Mr. S. M. Dudley was up from Spring Coulee the other day. Floods have had no effect save to delay sum mer fallowing. Mr. J. M. Billingslcy, of Caldwell, came in on Wednesday also. He re ports' the old Oxley ranch between the Wateilon and Belly rivers as com Public Notice of the range. Buffaloes, steers, 'bucking" saddle horses and cowpo- nies belong on the 101 Ranch, and every champion of the lariat, sharp- shooter, cowgirl, cowboy, trick rid- er ..and other participant is perman- ently on the Millers' pay-roll. There are more than one hundred Indians, many of them fresh from the wig- wams of the tribes .who have their homes on the, 101 Ranch land. Bo- nowhed chieftains and- '''warriors'; squaws, papooses and Indian-belles and beauties ore They are all making their firat ac- uaintance with pale-face civilization. The 101 Ranch Show travels in fif- y specially constructed railroad cars 'crformances will-be given afternoon and evening, and it will introduce it- self: in the forenoon with a street pa- ratie which is unique in the annals of qut-door pageants. It stretches more than in length, without circus insel or vaudeville imitation. The ohiance" and adventure and fanciful spirit of the West pervade it through-; out. 14 to September 20 in a new, tent with a seating capacity of at Fifty- fifth Stret and Broadway. The best known evangelists of the world, the J.' Wilbur Chapman, Dr. Breck- ehridge, the Scotch evangelist, _and the Rev. James Grace, of Chicago, have been brought here to concen- trate their efforts. JAS. A. MACDONALD ARCHITECT Southard Block, Rtdpath Strtot Afta. ALV1N RIPLEY ACCOUNTING, AUDITING, COL- LECTIONS and RENTALS Fire, Life and Accident Insurance Room 5 Whitney Block Lethbridge Lodge (39) A. F. A. M., G. R. A. Regular meeting night, the- third Thursday of each month in. the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren, will always .-receive a hearty welcome. A.C.MESSER, G.V.STORKEY, W. M. .Secretary, P. O. Box 537. in American intend to." Borrowers OF OUR PO1MT Of VIEW will The Uberol. party in Ontario have to do four more years of pon- in Ontario. It tlo them no harm cither. I yesterday will kindly return them today as they are of ex- ceptional value The Next fitting of the District Court AT LETHBRVDGE Will Open on Monday June 22 1908. at 10 a.m., in the COURT HOUSE at that place S B. WOODS, Deputy Attorney General When you want a GOOD HEAL and want it in a hmry go the Hterti Restarart Ice Cream Oliter Block Fresh Fruit Phone 228 Order ol Foresters TO GET OUT OF USURER'S CLUTCH Ottawa, June De St; Jardin, of the House of Commons staff, is head of a, movement to [organ- ize the Civil Service Co-operative Trust and Loan Co., for the purpose of keeping civil'servants out of the clutches of usurers7 VKb it is said charged them at a rate of 100, 200 and 300 per cent, for'loans. felicitor L. M. JOMNftTQNE and Office adjoining; Union Lethbritfre: Bank The Lethbridge public and the public to know the as cleanJ and up-to-date restaurant as there .is in Alberta, and that strictly rwhite help' employed. Charges moderate Specials Tonight Hot Roast Turkey, Spring Chicken, roast or fried, Ice Cream, Strawberry Cream LdtMte ft. 262 Meets iu K. ot P. Hall .last of month, Visiting 'Brethren'Welcome" J. "T. ROGERSf CJl. A. -J LAMfc krit liv Meets 1st and; Mondays in K; of P Hall-at 8 o'clock" Visiting; brethren are cordially invited. 24-ly T. ;J: WHITE, CW. S pletcly .-wrecked as to fencing and im provemcnts. Mr: B. lost only 100 log hrough high water. Mr. H. L. Thompson from Kimball was in yesterday and states the great est damage is to the bridge, one span gone, as reported, and the work at the intake of the canal. All the rock work and guides put in at the head gates have been swept away. Settlers are doing well. liilHIIIIIIIMIilim IIII i III III III Illl I FRANK MCDONALD Have Tou Seen our New Store New Goods are arriving daily. Our stock consists ol noth- ing but high-class gpoJs. We know where to bay and you will find the prices right. Take a look at our Ladies'Waists Handpainted China Fancy China in Tea and Dinner Sets Lrige of Alliertaf, taif build fcmfit totj in lite of fret and third TlidnNiny in Month at 8 p.m. Veiling tirihrwn nlwaya wd come. j? Walter Fred T. RoWiw, c. W. 57. i- C. B. P. NO. Jt O. E. Meets on the "second Tuesday oi each month at 3.15 p.m. E. A who meets Graco, the Greek in wrestling match at Oliver's Hall to- morrow night. The GreeJk belongs to Calgary find has a wide reputation as a wrestler. Hti is also well known' throughout the States. McDonald has wrestled in Lethbridge and needs no introduction. A good cienn irialcu Cstii be counted upon. Fresh Fruit Arrives Daily Remember in a week we will ask to the fweflett ICE CREAM PARLOR IN THE WEST OVER A BOTTLE of any one of oar carbonated bev-j erages are pledged and good drink them for they are the' pweai I health will surely follow all who drinks sold. Pare water, pare canel sugar and pure fruit flavors and ex- only arc Used in their manu- facture. SHAKMAN, E. R. M PRIEST. HU.TW6 COMPANY, Ltd NORTH-WEST A4BOCIATION OF STATIOMARY ENOINCERS Meet in the Labor Hall erevy see- and and fourth Moodays in DM ith. Emptoyert requirinf certificated en fteen, and enfineen oat ol employ- ment, wovM do well to comnraaicata with TOBERT KEVIN, Chid W. A. DIOK8ON, Nttt of Owfc Chow Sam (ft Co. McKELYlE V McGUItrS OLD STAND tl Ml HiM.MM II Hi IJ MM 1 1 Ml Mill HIM lift Owh, Hcti ol Ho. IN. wiD the 'first third Wcdnestty of month hi K. of P. Hall. Q. SeewUary G. ROBS TATK, tf. PRIEST. Jitter WOWEin CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION Meet in Method irt Wesley Church third Friday in the month at 3.30 p. m. Visitore always welcome. MR8. A. E. HUMPHRIES, URS. CHAS. ifcCLRNAGHAN, 8M Stmtery. ;