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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - June 23, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE LETHBRITXtfS -t3Mi.lt HERALD NT RESOLUTIONS CI1 FOR WAIF {Coxrtjrt7KD Fnoir Fi:oxr Paoe) tnko steps .to reserve a s|rip along nil water fronts." with n reservoir overcame the tro\ible of the reservoir freezing to the bottom during cold weather in winter. The speakers nil went on to show that little attention had been paid in the past to the possibilities from such "Resolved that this conferonce respectfully requests the Dominion government department of tlio Intorlor. to make inquiry with a view to supplying a living stream of water from Milk river, via the A.U. & I. Irrigation canals, via Stirlinft and Ktzlkom coulee and Pakowki lake, with a view to constructing such works as may be necessary to supply such water for the increasing needs of the farming communities of Southern Alberta: "That in the opinion of (his conference there should be established at the University of Alberta a department of agricultural engineering to give the B.S.A. graduates and others interested a course in this work, and to undertake such research work as shall tie of service to the farmers of perimentnl farm, added one. valuable i and others had had good practical suggestion, when he said that the dig- j results from noting tho presenco of ,r , i,, ,.,.,>�,�,- ,tf ^^.,r.^,n,, (his weed, and the chairman asked ging of a barrow pit m connection j ,ho governmon, 0(Hc,a,, prttWnt to se. euro more information and to have botanists of their departments under-t'lke some research work along this line. The afternoon session closed with ,a paper by A. V. White, water power �S� grounding in soils and crops, hve people about th s vicinity and I ,ot ,, speak of tho rp, d y,^ have had no reason to alter my opin- � - "UJ WE HAVE IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE SHIPMENT THE FOLLOWING GRATES .32 h.p. Reeves. 32 h.p. Case. 30-36 h.p. Rumely. GEARS 32 h.p. Reeveo, bull and clutch pinion*. Master and Intermediate gears. 32 h.p. Case, bull and clutch pinions. Master gears, two and four arm spider. We are now In a position to deliver castings every four days. G. KISCHEL Lessee of. the Lethbrldge Iron Works. THE BIG BULL A working demonstration of the BIG BULL TRACTOR will be given at the Exhibition grounds on Tuesday, June 26th from S a.m. to 6 p.m. Everyone welcome to come and see the "BULL WITH THE PULL" do its work and have its many exclusive features explained. We claim that it is the simplest, strongest and best light tractor made and only wish to prove it by showing you. You are also invited to call and see us at our office, No. 5 Macdonald Block at all times. . Take the Red Line car any time on Tuesday and sec a real tractor working. I have a pleasant recollection of the time I spoke in this city on the subject of agricultural education. The niglit was intensely cold; there was a fancy dress carnival billed for that date, not to speak of a theatrical company visiting Leth-bridge for that night only. Despite these attractions we had a crowded j hall, and there were as many i city people present as there were people from the country. Upon in-' vestigation I found' that*rhe-explan.a-! tion lay in the fact that in this Ui�- um-' liters between college years with. ;sur-Ivcv parties to round pijt th? jMSthic-j tion he receives iii.erisin.esriitg aria: | ciplcs during t^pofcf^ijjig&s..: 'cjug' SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 1917 studoAts, In this as in any other spo-c.lalt.V;should bo thoroughly practical, but tills should bo the result of the 'Study^'of sound theory. Prncttco without foundational theory its but a Borry mnkeshlft. Tho second Hold of service tor tho college is in tho realm of research. In tho three departments I have just outlined what n vast field for experiment we havo boforb us. Tho soil problems and tho crop problems, not to speck of tho nioelmnienl problems, nro very far from .being solved In this now province of bur's. Wo nro scnrcely well started and there should be a great field for usefulness on the part of the university, and I do not hesitate to sny that just as soon n� wo can bundle the mill tor we hope to put it upon n good working basis. But this takes men and money and both nro hard to procure those days. Moreover there Is opinion to shape. I menn that funds can only be forthcoming when the people desiring the sorvlco organize to ask for that service. We are ready to ndd to our staff and to undertake training and research work just as soon as we havo the moans to do so. I must now leave tho question of support to tho consideration of this convention. Hail Insurance Hail Insurance is easy to get and a good thing to havo in case of loss by hail, it is a protection that no farmer who raises grain can afford to be without. We represent Companies who have the cash on hand to pay all claims for hall loss when claims are adjusted, prompt and satisfactory settlements. Cash or note payment accepted for premium. II. GALVIN Room 7, McDonald Block Lethbrldge - Alberta Where Is Your Will? You arc thoroughly convinced that you should make a will but for various reasons, you defer doing so. Why not decide at once and Do It! How to Make a Will Go to your solicitor end havo It properly drawn.' Make this company your executor and do not put the burden of your affairs In tho hands of your wife and family. British Canadian Trust Co. GEO. W. ROBINSON, Manager and Secretary PHONE 1843. CONYBEARE BLOCK LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. $3.00 WHEAT NOW'S THE TIME TO BUY GOOD FARM LAND. Farmers in Uiu West the past two yours with prices at $1.00 and $1.25 por bushel havo been paying for their lands out of ono crop. What may they not do with wheat and all farm produce at their present prices? Wo have some excellent properties belonging to Trust Estates undor our care which will appeal to the farmer and investor, and which must ho realized upon. SEND FOR LIST. THE STANDARD TRUSTS CO. (Head Office - Winnipeg) Alberta Branch, Macleod Block, Edmonton, or write to W. A. Davis, Alberta Block, Ltsthbrldge. INSURE NOW You cannot afford to gamble. We have always received fair settlements promptly from the company we are representing. Alberta Securities Lethbrldge J' Balmoral Block HAIL INSURANCE In selecting a Company to place your Hall Insurance with, there arc two Important things to consider. First, the financial responsibility of the Company; second, their reputation for prompt and satisfactory adjustments. Such an investigation will show the BRITISH CROWN as a leader. Don't take a chance. Let us place It In the British Crown. R. V. Gibbons & Co. PHONE 1191 BALMORAL BLOCK SECURITY armersrire SAFETY )&HailI SERVICE nsurance Co MJCIION SALE Farm ^Stock and Implements TO BE OFFERED FOR 8ALE AT LOT 16-11-22, TWO MILES NORTH AND FIVE MILES EAST OF NOBLEFORD WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27th AT ONE O'CLOCK SHARP, THE FOLLOWING: HORSES-8,mares, from 4 to S years old, 1200 to 1500 lbs.; 2 geldings. 7 and S years old, 2700 lbs.; 1 filly, 2 years old; 1 mule, 7 years old'.  - \ � V CATTLE-1 choice cow, milking;'. V calf, 4 months old. HOGS-S brood sows; 1 Berkshire boar; 6 store hogs; 41 young pigs, 3 to 6 weeks old. POULTRY-40 hens; 50 young chickens. IMPLEMENTS-1 nearly new Cockshutt cultivator; 1 nearly now Van Brunt pressed Drill; 1 Van Brunt singlo disc drill; 1 shoe drill; 1 set of in and out throw dl3es; 1 set of iron harrows; 1 12-lnch grinder, in good repair; 1 fanning mill; 1 mower; 1 hay rake; 1 Cockshutt sulky plow, with stubble and brakes; 1 14-inch Emerson gang; 1 12-horse power; 1 team sleigh; 1 wagon and rack; 1 Case engine, 25-45; 1 American Abell separator, 40-C4. Complete household goods; 1 Heintzman piano, nearly new, in good repair, and numerous other articles. TERMS CAS^l on all goods excepting the engine and separator which arc 25 percent, cash and balance on easy terms. Everything will be sold as the proprietor has sold hl3 farm. J. A. SMITH, Auctioneer JOHN WEIGHAND, Proprietor E. ENGLISH, Clerk Is what you have been waiting for. It is what we have ail been waiting for.-A company owned and controlled by the farmers of Aiberta. Organized to give us the service we are entitled to and to keep our money at home. ..... Secure your hail protection early by obtaining a policy In ,.(, The Farmers Fire & Hail Insurance Co. HEAD OFFICE, ALBERTA BLOCK, LETHBRIDGE UDo Business In Your Own Crowd." SECURITY SAFETY SERVICE THE CP.R. GIVES YOU TWENTY YEARS TO PAY An immense area of the most fertile land in Western Canada for sale at low prices and easy terms ranging from $11 to $30 for farm lands with ampie rainfall-irrigated lauds up to $50. One-tenth down, balance if you wish within twenty years. In certain areas, land for sale without settlement conditions. In irrigation districts,loan for farm buildings, etc. up to $2000, also repayable in twenty years-interest only 6 per cent. Here is your opportunity to increase your farm holdings by getting adjoining land, or to secure your friends as neighbors. For literature and particulars apply to Allan Cameron, Genera) Superintendent of Lands, Department of Natural Resources, 905 First Street East, Calgary,' Alta. Local Agents WILSON 4. 3KEITH Sherlock Bldg, Phone 1343 Lethbrldge P. LUND & SONS Wholesale and Retail Dealers in LUMBER AND ALL KINDS OF BUILDERS SUPPLIES If you are going to build, write us. Our agent will call upon you with plans, prices, etc. We have the largest inill connections in British Columbia. Distributing Yards: Macleod, Coaldale and Medicine Hat Headquarters at the LETHBRIDGE LUMBER YARDS Cor. 3rd Ave. and 17th St. Phone 510T7. tethbrldge, Alta. P. O. Box 189 J nsurance Now Is the time to place your hall Insurance. It will cost you no less one month hence. Your crop this year will undoubtedly be the moat valuablo you have ever raised, therefore, you should take no chance*. Select a reliable company. Our company has been doing business for over eighty years AND IS THOROUGHLY RELIABLE SEE US NOW Wilson & Skeith GENERAL INSURANCE OFFICE: GROUND FLOOR SHERLOCK BLDG. PHONE 1343 POLICIES ISSUED IN OUR OFFICE GIVING IMMEDIATE COVERING. IF NECESSARY WE CAN COVER YOU BY PHONE. INCLUDED IN THE ASSETS OF OUR COMPANY ARE Dominion War Loan Debentures, $130,000.00 Cheap, Reliable FIRE INSURANCE For Farmers Over ,$1,000,000 Insurance Carried $30,000 Assets. No Liabilities. All claims adjusted with perfect satisfaction to the farmer since organization of Company. A Mutual Company for Farm Risks Only Absolutely Sale and the Cheapest You Can Carry. FOR INFORMATION WRITE JQ THE 8ECRETARY THE MILK RIVER MUTUAL FIRE INSURANCE CO. PAUL MADGE, PRES. Milk River, Alta. GEO. WATSON, Secy,, Milk River, Alt*. ;