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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 19, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Jmw 1912 THE You can money if you patronize To Loan on First Mortgage Do yon want of it1? The agent of the conipan3r that will be in our office for-a days, cine in and see him. F.G Lowes Go. Balmoral Blk.t bethbridge HAIL INSURANCE l jfowis the best company No Cash Required The Company, we represent handled Hnil 1911 than all other Companies hi Canada combined. For full particulars, apply: R. V. Gibbons Co., Balmoral 'AGENTS CEN.TRAL, CANADA INSURANCE CO. J Good Buys 3 South; 'SNAP, balanceTauff Z years 45 xj.25, Ree4 St, Good terms .He" situated Modern 8 roomed house, 5th Ave "A" South and.stable Snap at balance; 6, ,12 nncl 1 or, PROPERTY BEFORE BUYING L. S. Ripley Co. PHONE 1014. BLOCK. Ten Acrer for Sale Five aero blocks, 2L5 and side, subdivided into 96 lots One-quarter cash; balance terms. WHITE BOX 22, IIEEALD For inside residential or subdivision property see' MITFORD COMPANY BARGAIN QUARTJER SECTION 160 acres four miles from the City of All icnced, ajid 50 acre.s in crop ,small' house. Suitable to subdivide into gardens. Sacrifice Pricfi; per For terms apply to The Cascaden Land Co. Office Macdonild BulltHng. GAS COMPANY SUBMITS AMENDMENTS TO COUNCIL Will be Dealt With a Special Meet- ing POLICE FORCE Aid, Bowman Brings up Important Matter Contrary to expectations the cit council did "noL strike the 1912 taj rate )esteiday ufternooii Majoi Hatch introduced the mattei, but Chairman Bowman oi the finance com mitlee stated that his committee hat! been unable to complete tho final es timates and asked -that the council call ,i special meeting toward end of the week. In the meantime his committee meet to prepare the final draft of estimates which wij] be submitted at the special meeting which -has -been-arranged-for- Thurs- day evening. The committee has been working industriously on--these esti- mates foi some time, it is undei- stocd that'they have been' pruned down so that a JO mill rate is the worst that expected. Letter from the Ga's Co. The na.tuiaj proposition aiso up foi the comnam city that' owing to the mass meeting they ther Amendments to-the-bylaw-befo_re Their letter, whiclr explains in detail the' changes contemplated, follows At the mass meeting of ..the. citizens of Lethbridge held on.Friday evening for th'e purpose of cpnsideririj ihe hjlau to amend the natural ga1 franchise now owned b> us, ceUaii objections R ere taken to the soli bjla'tt, ami in defeience to ap the Uy of those pi esent v. e agreed to make certain changes to meet, such objections, We hereby agree that the following clause be inserted in tlie bylaw-in stead of .clause (S) 'Paragraph 10 of said bjlaw IE heieby lepealed and the following paragraph The net r'nce of natural gas sup plied by ihe company to consumers I cent of the lequi'-ements therefor foi a period of thiec months for any, save and except acci- dent or.'other.cause beyond'the con- trol of tho company the exchishe privileges hereby granted snail cease and determine, but the company shall ertheioBs continue to cnjoj llr said privileges in so fai as Oiei are not exclusive for the purpose of sup the city and the Inhabitants th'ereof'-'wlth gas: -provided that ihe city shall theieupon immed- iately the'priUIege of purcnas Ing the said plant as hereinbefore provided.. And Sjf the .city has dot prior the time when the eompan; again ,abie :to supply natural gas within to the. "extent of the requirements therefor availed itself of such pmilege of purchase or en, (er'ed '-into1-any contract, agreement, arrangement inconsistent here .exclusive'privileges 'as respects natural as hereby grant- ed, shall ;be, revived in full force and! That clause 8 of bylaw 09 he amend- ed by striking out-1928 and inserting hereby consent to the bvlaw being .amended, accordingly, and sub- the vote of the people, i" due legal form, We', to-explain that it lortant us that we be In a po-mion t 'da'te'as possible to com- plete Ihe'plans the construction is to on xuth this timirier, and that teason, rust; on "the be t earliest possible date oueistenfe nitli legalltv Yours very truly, >i JOHN; BAIN. The Police Magistrate When is -Harry :Bentley to be offic- Kllj appointed police magistrate7 'he members of the council are rath Money to Loan, Fire and Life Insur- ance and Automobile Insurance Alberta Loan and Investment Limited 1214 within the limits of the fcity3 j same may be from time to time Aev tendecl'shali not'.exceed- the' following rates For domestic'and lighting pui poses, cents per one thousaiid (1000) cubic feet, for pow er and manufacturing purposeg tnen ty cents per one thousand (1000) cubic feet, and for any con sumer .using' for any purpose what- over, five hundred thousand cubic feet..or mere per day of twenty four hours, fifteen cents, (lac) per one thousand feet; provided that If the company shall at-any time during the currency of this agreement sell: or cause to be sold; directly; or natiira gns to the consumers of any othe city, town, village, or community, a a IOVL er rate OT i ates than specified for the different classes o consumers, such lower rate or rates shall from Che giantetl elsewhere, be granted also to the consumers-of the city- of ,1 bridge on the same'basis and .cl fication as may be established -for such lower rate or provided further that'the purchases or consumer purchasing gas from the company at. different: points' places-shall bo treated as a whole, for the purpose of determining the- rate that may oe, That the following clause stituted for clause (11) ,in such-by- law "Paragraph 13 of. the said by law is hereby repealed and the fol lowing, substituted in place thereof; "In view of the large expenditure lining incurred by "the'company In tlie construction of a long line for trans pprtatiou of natural gas, the said city, as hereinafter referred to, hereby, further, covenants and ag-rees with the company that'it. will j er anxious to know, although7 all1 en quirles at bring ijo ite answer yeste'rday etl bj Aid Adams and seconded b> Aid: Skeith thiit- attOTney'geheial be asked to" the app'oirftment Beniley atvonce Is facing' a me and if so, how Is it to Th3 matter was brought up (he repoit of the citj engineer to the u orXs and pi opertj _ cpmmittag, i n which, it stated Ujat Mr 'Blan chard uid'Supt Reid hid taken read ings of tlte amount water used in the city on June 13, when It was ;ound that Sirj Rodolphe Forget 'Xha charge U made' tiy'fLAction, French of Montreal, that a sjndieate was form- e-d among the. Canadian by Tilnch a pool was formed for'a period of eighteen 'months, under v hich Sir Rodolphe Forget would 1m e the right and n ill'to use it bis own'discretion to dispose of th pooled shares in all 01 in part at an time during, the. aboye period to 11 best interests of the shareholder Iming made a profit of at te dollars a. the shareholder It was further provided that the man ager Jjoimd himself to _ call, except the firsi o the shares so pooled. Among the Ca nadian of whom were members.of-.tbis'poql were Rob Bidkerdike. AI He places hereinbefore .mentioned, or nny of them, .for the purpose of lay- ir.s ;.r.i..ra! sr.s 'or under the that tli-3 rights poners, Hbeilics, and fran chises hereby granted to the com- pany shall during the period of fifteen years -from the date, hereof be enjoyed exclusively by the company, subject to the terms of this agreement; pro- vided if tho company should fail to' Kiipply natural gas in the city Lo of. ninety per] Toronto, -June is a mor of interest to .Ottawa around the parliament' buildings, and that is If Mr. Hnnna p vincia! cabinet J. A, Ellis, M.P.P. of West Ottawa, will be offered a seat it The probubllitj is that the pnninclal would go to Hon.. T. B. Lucas, but Mr. Ellis mny lie taken in without portfolio and be n for lion, place vheu he steps out .of the'treasurer- ship, which will be soon. HOTEL KEEPER HEAVILY. FINED The light In law will atnendcd to Include the c) the'power rates as ndoptet Hold's report. Supt.- Keid wrote asking! that the city allow .him two of absence and pay his expens tlonRl conv-ention of e to be held in nostnn 111 is hummer, Ills request, was granted wiwiour. cuasion, Adams .slmphf remark- lug that he believed that (hJ city had saved several thousand dollars by.'al; owing Mr. to attend tnc electri- cal convention at Chicago (wo yMfi ago Tenders for paving the lanes were Stuart Nelson, hqtelman" aj, Merrlt- ton. was fined ?200 for selling liquor to Indians. Choicest Land in British Columbia THE CALIFORNIA OF CANADA SUCCESS comM to (he man who sm through the into the future ecreB for Will from 160 icrei up Price 00 per acre Terms, 00 per acre cash, and per annum it 6 per cent We furntah jou turvejB and field notei of quarter lection, by Gore ft McGregor, Government land C Qur land ii penouallr Mleoted acreage, and our price present time 10 quito a Httle below anyrbther handlinc large bodies of i land in that vicinity The fact that n-e have sold some acres at retail on government reports and government toil demonstrates the demand for this land The T. H. Stagg Land Co. Room 1-6 Johnson Blk. 323 5th_gt., S.. Upstaira Notice To Homesteaders BY T. H. STAGG A Homesteader (Write and lei me how much lumber you mint, If we can get from to feet together, it will ave UB money. Room 1-C, John ion Block, 313-oth St S GOOD INVESTMENTS 4 corner lots qn 3rd South, cash, balanos) 2 lots on 6th Avenue A ,t lots, 2 blocks from new post office site f 1100 00 each Good j terms. J x Halt section thrm'and one-naif miles from burn line, only f ffr 'at least f2.60 under market value, ii 1 i Weber-Huff Investment Co. 10. ALBERTA 1LOCK A r1 .5' i e An txceptional Utter 5 roomed cottage on 16th St baJance to suit purchMer. South, only cash, AlberU-Britifh Columbia Land Co. Ltd. 10 fthtr-loek 7J1 D. L. KIM1ALL, USED A8 NURSE'S HOME The, BapUiit as been rented to the -Ennlehdrt .hos- Ital, to'be used as a .nurse's'home; ith the option of buying within one Improved Farm 620 Acres, 10 miles from Lethbridge, 1 mile from Wilson Siding 330 acres'in barley. Price HO.OO.. Good W. McD TAIT Raymond, Exclusive Listing Silt room fully modern house on 7th Av.nue, easy terms. FOB QUICK SALE Two corner lots, Block 128. lacing, sonth on London Road, 11480 pair.-. Easy terms HOUSES TO WENT TO me Dowsiey Mnihera Land Co. Sherlock BWg. 7th ;