Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 24, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta
AN INJUSTICE TO LIBERALS (Ottawa Free Press.) The population of Manitoba is evenly divided politically that it But soon the Provincial Govcrtutent thought that it could not forego the to be derived from. having the lists made up by its appoint necessary that the voters' lists should j cos; in the following year, the THE RECENT FLOOD be as correct as it is possible to "make them. In ections of 1907 the the provincial el- hi'.v was amended, and the authority to appoint the registration clerks and direct the preliminary preparation of i Conservatives j the lists was taken away. Hence- polled only votes more than forthj the executive of the'provincial tho Liberals. Yet were the efforts of Government had absolute control, in the making of lists. jority gave them 27 seats, whil.> the The Conservative bias, given to the liberals obtained only 13. The listS) m1gnt be corrected tal Conservative vote was 50.5 per I wilh full and complele revisiea each cent, of the total vote cnst. 'year, but the sittings of the revision It will be seen from this statement j courts are limited both as to time that only a smal.1 amount of nxanip- [and place and they may not sit aT ulation, carried out with judgment, time or place other than appoint ed, one for each provincial constit- uency; and this sitting often lasts GRAPHIC STORY OF THE FLOODS IN MONTANA The Liberal I only" five hours and never more be that Poetically the seven, with upwards of names nvar and place. The revising sitting at Beausejour, might defeat all the Liberal candi- dates in Manitoba at the next gener- al Dominion elections, majority in Provencher is only 10; and, if the preparation of the lists j to revise. In 1903 an instance oc-j for Dominion purposes was allowed curred which tested the law on point as to the limitation of time' officer was and was in- formed that, at Luc du Bonnet, some; 40 miles off, there were many farm- j ers who would like to be registered, j but who, in consequence of the dis- tance, and the lack'of the means of transport, were not able to come to J Beausejour. The revising officer ad- j journed his court to Lac du Bonnet and enrolled 3S voters. The lists were printed with these names on A view of the river from a point on the bank above the traffic bridge. It bottom from bank to bank is submerged. The photograph was taken on Saturday, June 6, by H. A. Maveety, of the Daily Herald staff. to remain in the hands of the Pro- vincial Government, there would be an almost irresistable temptation so to influence their compilation as to 'upset- the chances of the Liberals re- taining that seat. The Conservative majority in Mar- quette is only 75: and the provincial government would feel an irresistable temptation to help Dr. Roche to en- trench himself behind a few more stout and reliable Tories, whose right to vote, even as Tories, might be "questionable-, and whose right to vote TELLS OF FLOODS FOR1T YEARS AGO Harris of Fort Beaton CARRIED BUNCHES Landseekers Had a Jolly if they were Liberals, would not be upheld for one moment. PERSONAL REGISTRATION The basis of the Manitoba lists is personal registration. In the eastern provinces the municipal assessment 'roll is the basis of the lists, and no one has ever suggested that, because a .man is either a Liberal or Conser- vative, he is likely to be either wrongly put on or wrongly omitted from such a roil- But, with personal does not carry ,as a revising officer can do properly: Describes Record High j Time Band Accompanied Water in 1867 them; but, when election day the lists sent for use at the local i overflowing its banks to extents never baseball game last night knew that tion. polling division had these 33 names j Thfi spectacle of the Missollri river! Very few of those who enjoyed the torn out, and the men were refused the franchise. The Attorney-Gener- al's defence was that they shoujjd ne- ver have been on v the lists because they were registered after the time fixed for registration. APPEALS ARE DIFFICULT The inadequacy of the time for re- Great Falls, June J. M. Kennedy who came in from Havre on the first train from that place, at .the Park hotel. He had quite an experience in returning from a trip to British Columbia, via Lethbridge, Shelby Junction and Havre by foot, handcar, work train and everything but swimming, and sometimes it looked like a good chance for that. He wrote the following graphic story of the floods and their work: ''The loss caused bv this flood cau never be computed. The grand total is appalling. Every section of the state has suffered. There is scarcely a farm in the bottom lands of any river in Montana that has not suf- fered. Some of the finest old homes in the state have been destroyed. Along the Milk river, the Teton, the and the Missouri, every- where, one sees grain and hay fields covered with several feet of slime anc filth and sand that will bake hard the hot sun conies and where nothing but foul weeds and mosqui- toes will grow for years to come Remnants of outhouses and fara: buildings are sticking in mud banks or hanging in trees. T saw part of a reaping machine in the top of a tree near Lama and there is a hay- rake clinging to a telegraph pole on the Marias near Naisniith. Every- where is a terrible scene of destruc ened to carry the whole party to de- struction. An English lad named Foulkes lost his life in the Milk river just north of Coutts, while trying to save a companion. ''William Little, general superin- tendent of telegraph for the Great Northern, is at Teton Station inspect- ing work of reconstruction. He has a splendid crew of men who are making wonderful progress, but their task is a gigantic one as the lines are com- pletely out for miles at a stretch all over the flooded districts." vision is self-evident. The hearing- of! u a I ed the wisdom. 01 such a selection. Applications to be put on is as much before known, reminded old-time resi-; their enjoyment was the treat of the dents.of some of the flood experience 0. W. Kerr Co. On Wednesday night of early days in this part of Monta- two cars containing about sixty land j na, says the River Press. In discuss seekers arrived. Yesterday they were ing the Indian custom of making! out to the Cameron ranch and on their camps on higher ground at cer- j their return were met by the City tain times of the year, John Harris Band. The whole bunch went down recalled a flood, incident which to the ball game La- throp, T. S. McKenzie, and J. A. city water system was put out ot commission it any monetary obligation, such, as ensures the independence of lists prepared from an assessment partizanship does in- aad, consequently, only a fraction of the appeals to strike off are ever heard. Hundreds of such appealt are made, and the only resort is to variably creep in; and it can only aa arrangement with the Conser- recttfied by the most ample, thorough j agent, which, in and complete revision. No fair-mind- 'means, of course, that the Liberal ag- ed man will admit, however, that the j ent to. give his opponent some advantage and be satisfied with a great deal less than justice. Without such an amicable arrancre- revision in Manitoba has either been efficient or complete. Even with sni- ficient time and with due regard to the convenience of the Koblin admin- istration, been given, the task is a very difficult one. because of the con- stant changes in which the province undergoes from year to year. Manitoba is, it mind, the "first According to Mr. Harris one of the Harris in the lead. As the crowd of greatest floods on record in the Milk j farmers from "Uncle Sam's domain River country was witnessed in the came UP the grand stand bearing spring of 1867. In the preceding fall, bundles of Alberta Red standing ab- a freighter named Dupont went to'0111 four feet, high and beautifully Fort Peck to receive a shipment of; headed out, they looked as if Sunny merchandise brought to that point' Southern Alberta looked good to by steamboat and while freighting it I them. They did not care much for to this city was caught in a terrific the kind of baseball put up by the j snow storm. The snow was so deep i Pitcher Creek team and no one Warn and other conditions so bad that Du-ied them. T. S. ofl'ered to pick jut a pont decided to camp for tha winter i nine from his bunch of farmers to uient, it is practicallv impossible to i rin a _, iber of Indians being also camped ao anyth ng m the way or ''cleaning D Frnri if rtio nnncarT-o- in ".he lists; and, if the tive agent is not inclined to coma to le crowd a game but- by the ie Pincher fellows had put the out five times .there was no The depth of snow was increased by! such an agreement, then hundreds storms during the winter, unqualified voters remain on the lists they were followed by an un- At the 1907 revision in the proxin-1 USUall-v strong chinook. at once moved their camp to the give i time locals time. After the game, s.nci 'the procession to the car and the band headed but should be borne in step" in the West. lcial constituency of Beautiful Plains, from Eastern Canada, Great jan agreement was made-whereby 319 j fnd Britain and Europe, often stay there ;uames were struck off and 184 added, jimght several rears before 'finallv settling fur' But tiiere were 100 more Conserva-i cluded to take nis chances with ther west, and in recent" years tive names that should have been'Slble flood- The trouble soon old settlers, who pioneered the pro- vince, have taken advantage of the appreciation of the value of their farms, through the influx of settlers and the demand for improved and- sold out to take up cheaper land i choice music after which they on.joyed Dupont to pull his !the hospitality Of the company ir. the diner. LEBLANC WILL PROTEST 'The water arose to within a block of the Havre hotel in the town of Havre. Cellars were flooded all through the business district. The temporarily and nearly every house in the district in- habited by the outcast element of the was flooded. While the flood was at its height drays and wagons were rushing frantically round conveying merchandise and personal effects to higher ground. The bridge across the Milk river near the Havre depot -went out with an awful crash while hun- dreds of spectators. stood helpless on the adjacent hills. There was one serious washout on the ISforth- ern not more than 500 yards from the Havre depot. A large gang of men with a pile driver worked a day and to repair th6 uamags. 'There were, at times, more than a thousand stranded passengers in Havre, and the hustling little city was taxed to its utmost to care for them all. But the people of Havre acquitted themselves splendidly. They did everything possible to accommo- Cowley, June received an invitation to play Pmcher City, the Cowley boys travelled seven mile: on the track as there was no other road of approach. On their arriva at Pincher City. they found to then surprise they had to play a picked team from Pincher Creek and Pincber City, referee included. The game started at 8.15. Cowley winning the toss, kicked off before a good many spectators. After the bail had been in play a few minutes a mix-up be- tween the Cowley backs let Pincher down the ball getting through. Af- ter that the game was very even Cow ley occasionally getting away. Half time arrived the game standing in favor ot" Pincher 1 goal to 0. The second half began by Rowley working their way up the slope towards the home goal. By a clever piece of work by Bob Baker and Clem Free- man the ball was almost through when four of the home players clear- ed in the melee. After that Pincher made the pace but failed 'to stay, Cowley taking advantage and fairly dancing around their opponents but failed to score on account of Pincher packing their goal. Just before time Pincher broke away, playing the ball behind. The referee allowed them to bring the ball in and score just on time. Everyone af the Cowley boys played a rattling good game. Blairmore Blairmore, Juno The weather is fine here. The high water is goiug down gradually. The road to Colenian along the Old Man jRivc-r along the flat is still co- vered in many places by running wa- ter. McLaren's saw mill is again in op- eration after the lay off occasioned by the high water. The mill had a red let- Claresholm Claresholm, June farmers in this vicinity are not worrying ab- out the crops this year. the splendid start both the fall wheat and spring crops have a high aver- age is sure to be reached. Without exception every farmer in the district s very optimistic regarding the am- ount of grain he will have to take to the elevator this fall. It is common to Western towns that each believes it is the centre of the best district. This is especially noticeable at Clareshclm. As a con- sequence the price of land near the date and entertain their involuntary town has advanced considerably of ter day in the Hue of baseball recent- ly. They started out by trimming Blairmore and immediately after while in the harness, they put it. over Coleman 0 1. The Oracle says Murphy's unmerciful slugging is responsible. Murphy will be prevent- ed from participating in games in the" future; he is too expensive. Whenev- er he hits the ball he loses it. W. J. Jackson and wife, of Green- wood, have been visiting his brother George of this village. Mr. Jackson is on his way to Fort William where he intends to make his Archie McLeod is busy with the ranchers of the prairie. He is wise to take advantage of the splendid crop outlook. D. C. Drain has returned from a business trip to Spokane. He looks quite citified. Mr. W. McKay of Salmon Arm spent yesterday with -his old friend Harry Howard. Mrs. John Macdonald, wife of John Macdonald, the secretary of the Min- ers' Union, left last night on an ex- tended trip to Winnipeg. Three sheep belonging to P. Burns Co. and two cows belonging to Vv'olsqnhoime Bros, were killed near McLaren's Mill yesterday, The boys in general miss Charley Middleton's genial face among them. His departure for Lethbridge the oth- er day meant a distinct loss to the football team. He was a spelendid goal, keeper. Little Clara Theibodeau, who has had a hard struggle for life during the past three weeks, is a little bet- :er today. We hope her bright little 'ace will, soon be among us again. Frank guests. Superintendent Lowry of the Great Northern worked like a Trojan to see that every delayed passenger struck off, but the representative of''with the UP of the Milk Ri-: Montreal, June recount in j WAS provided with good board and the ConseWative party would not Ver' the water to a of WaS euded today by Judge agree to their being expunged over 20 feet, overturning the wagons, Davidson. Levesque, Liberal, was the Liberal had rolled upon 'he'and Ws men to seek safe- elected by a majority of 40 over Hon. intervention of the judge, he would i !ty in the trees. The high water con- LeBlanc, the Conservative lead- not have been able to several days, and during that er- The latter will now protest the in Saskatchewan or Athnrra. ofr- it will be seen, that! of the names of such people who Iat the the Liberals are jened by cold' j that they dropped to their death have moved out, still remain on tha lists; and oiler opportunities for per- sonation and fraud. In 1906, S. J. Jackson, Liberal M. P. for Selkirk, made strenuous efforts to have the lists of his own constit- at the mercy of a partisan clerk and! at the revision, they are at the mer-'the flood belmv- The others were cy 01 the Conservative organizer. INSUFFICIENCY OF ADDRESS Time is not the only obstacle time seven of the men were so weak-'. election of Levesque. hunger and exposure j NEW WESTMINSTER GROWING New Westminster, B. C., June 18.- cued by iradc n. ci- The census lodging at the company's expense, and in several instances special trains made up and passengers were taken back into Minnesota and Da- kota to enable them to get west by late years. Speculation has to a large extent, ceased and the land is held and worked by the settler. It is estimated that about forty per cent, of the wheat crop is winter wheat. Every rear sees a. marked in- crease in the acreage of this variety- Some farmers state that the spring grain is not as far advanced as it way of the Northern Pacific. It is j was at this time last season. Others but the plain truth to say I have been j are of a different opinion. A few most forcibly struck during the last state that the rains have delayed the two weeks, with the conspicuous en- j growth. Frank, June boarding house eeper of Lundbreck, Wm. Adlam, vas arrested on the train last night or beiag drunk and disorderly and refusing to pay his fare to the con- ductor. Private-detective Piper hap- pened to be on board and took charge >f him. He was brought to Frank md tried today at the Police Bar- neks by Justice Disney of Colenian und fined with costs The-water main supplying the C.P. R. tank got blocked. Several men ave been digging up Main >t. and have succeeded in finding the ause and it is in working order ag- ain. E. T. Fitzsimmons has been engag- ed by the C. A. C. C. Co. as tra- velling agent he recently made trips to Calgary and intermediate points, and returned yesterday and left last uight for Spokane. Fitzsimmons is manager for the N. W. Supply Co. Sentinel Lodge of A. F. A. M., working under dispensation for the untiring devotion to duty, j noe from the trunk of a tree and this city a population of the constant courtesy and good came to their assistance. One of the being a large increase in the popu- successful appeal. Ac insufficient ad-1 survivors this tragic occurrence lation of the past year or two. The uency "cleaned and it cost the name of the voter j WaS Joe_Bowers. was a resident number includes something Portage la Prairie lists, there are suceeedinff- A person, whose get 547 names struck off and 465 added no less than On the are 600 "deadwood" Conservatives and 200 "deadwood" Liberals, all of whom ought to be expunged; and, as further evidence of the inefficiency of 'iia it is only necessary to whose right to be on the lists in nues! tu's a fevr years anci 'six hundred Chinamen and about four tion, often prevents the appellant! many friends in this vicinity. i hundred Hindus and Japanese. nepeat statement of W. L. SchafT- to vote is being appealed ag- ainst, has to be notified of such ap- peal three days before the appeal I EOWViLLE ner, member for Souris, that in 1907 only 06 names were, struck off the Winnipeg lists. Winnipeg undergoes more changes' her population in a j-ear than any -ity in the Dominion. Former Winaipeggers are found in California, Seattle, Vancouver, Regina, Edmon- ton, Calgary, and wherever there is any enterprise afloat; and yet only 56 were struck off the lists in 1907, when the movement of people perhaps, greater than it had been in any previous year. No better proof of the necessity of "thoroughlv" pure; Ing the lists can be cited; an-} tho Dominion government would oe re- miss if it did not undertake the task. But, in doing so, it will have to show that it is willing and able to avoid the faults of the provincial jd- ministration or there will still be dis-1________.. satisfaction. There is necessity for the strongest determination to excel; comes on; and if he makes no answer to the appeal, as will be the case if he is out of the province, Or has not theright to vote, the revising officer has to b.5 satisfied, before expunging his name that notice has been served by registered letter, through the post office, nearest to the place where, according to the old lists h'e .was supposed to be" living. If there is no post office address, it is very fact in many cases im- serve what can be term- ed a legal notice, and, in such an ev- ent, the revising officer refuses to re- move the name from the matter how strong may be the evi- dence that the person has not the right to vote. The seriousness of this obstacle to successful appeal, will be realized when it is stated that out of the names on the lists for the provincial constituency of Moun- tain, no less than have no post office address HODGINS' INQUIRY Ottawa, June Hodgins in-. estigation committee adjourned thisf Bowville, June the meeting afternoon until next when held in Bowville hall to decide on a they will prepare their report to the.'ProSTam for the Fourth of July Mr. House. It was decided by a rote of 3 to 2 'co receive no further testimony. This decision was not concurred in by Messrs. Barker and Lennox, the Conservative members of the commit- tee. opposite; so that, if uu the list were appealed satisfaction. There is necessity for ___. _, j against, two out of every three cases could not be heard, because of this for the task is no light one. PARTISAN REGISTRATION The executive of the Provincial Go- vernment appoints the registration clerks, and a necessary qualification for appointment is fidelity to the Conservative party. The registration clerks have made up the lists; and, wherever favor can be snown to the Conservative party it is shown. This goes so far as putting Conservatives on the lists, without exacting, as in the case of manifest Liberals, their personal attendance. The Provincial Government its .registration clerks to act parti- sanly. The law, as originally con- ceived and enacted, provided for an independent preparation of the voters lists. It placed the whole work un- der the direction of the board of re- vision Judges; and this chose and- appointed the registration clerks insufficiency of address. ROMANTIC TWEEDIE St. John, N. B., June L. J.Tweedie lieutenant governor of New Brunswick, and Mrs. Tweedie, who were in the city today to attend the wedding of the daughter of Hon. F.E. Barker, chief justice of the province, met with a disagreeable surprise after they left the church when they learn- ed that their daughter, Miss Mary R. Tweedie, had made a runaway match at St. Stephen, N. B., eloping with the Darid McKeoWn, The man in case came from Scotland and had been employed as a coachman by Governor Tweedie up to ten days ago. Miss .Tweedie is nineteen yean old and the man a few years oldei'. Mrs. Tweedie was prostrated by the news of the marriage. B. C. MASONS Victoria, B. C.', June Ma- sonic Grand Lodge of British Colum- bia elected the following officers: Grand Master, W. H. Houston, Vic- toria Deputy' Grand Master, Harry Neych, Ladner; Senior Grand Ward- en, Edward B. Paul, Victoria; Junior Grand Warden, F. J. Burda, Vancou- ver; Grand Chaplain, Her. H. G. Fin- ess Clinton, Vancouver; Grand Treas- urer, H. S. Watson, Vancouver; Grand Secretary, R. Brett, Victoria; Grand Tyler, T. Michel, Vancouver. arrange a programme. to bring their dinner. PRAISE FOR MR. SIMMON'S (Magrath Pioneer.) W. C. Simmons, Liberal candidate for this Dominion constituency pass- ed through this morning. He wftl bo back again this afternoon and in- tends to spend some time in the Gar- den City. Mr. Simmons is a man with whom our readers are well ac- quainted and it would be well to consult him regarding the water prob lems with which we are infested in this district. We have no hesitancy in saying that he will do all in his power to aid and assist the people of Magrath in this matter. We have always found Mr. Simmons well and friendly disposed to vindicate the best interests of Magrath and dis- trict and we can heartily and con- scientiously recommend him in this matter which is of the greatest im- portance to the people of Magrath at the present time. John WaU was elected speaker for the evening. It was decided to have a baseball game and other sports during the day to wind up with a ball in the evening. Mr. John Wall, J. B. Lukens and Ed. Renolcfe were appointed a committee of three to Everybody is There will be a refreshment stand on the grounds. Sunday school was held on Sunday morning. A good crowd was present There was preaching in the evening by the Rev. Mr. Scragg. Monday morning Mr. John Renolds and Mr. Ben White took two wagon loads of flax to Lethbridge. Mr. Tommy Dolan and Mr. John Clark were Claresholm visitors this week. Tuesday Mr. Armel Williams and Mr. F. M. White went to Lethbridrre on. business. Mr. John Wall was in Lethbridge Sunday and Monday on business. Mrs. Peterson and daughter Hilma, were visitors at Mr. Armel Williams' last Sunday. There will be an ice cream sociable held in the school house north of Bowville on the 20th of July. Ev- erybody welcome. Earl Oliver has gone to Elinor to go to school and will board with his uncle. Miss Martha Fitch is teaching school near Isaacson's and is board- ing with her brother. The were treated to a scene the other day. A couple were riding one horse, the girl intending to elope with him, but the horse thought different and tried to kill him, not succeeding however, Mrs, M. J. Oliver is expecting her uncle from Big Rapids, Mich., in the nc-ar future. nature which has marked the con- duct- of the railroad employees who have been waging a bruising battle with the waters. It has been a try- ing time. Long hours, hard and often dangerous work, wet clothes and fre- quently no food or scanty meals has- tily devoured didn't seem to affect the railroad men. They all worked in- defatigably and good naturedly to lift the blockade. "I read a very interesting: editorial in The Tribune a day or so ago, pay- ing deserved and handsome tribute to the loyal band of men in this city who helped save the city from the desroy- ing waters. Reading that, I -was re- minded of the deed of a Great North- ern train crew in Northern Montana a few days ago. A through train was stalled at a point near the little sta- tion of Essex in Flathead country. There was a washout and landslide and five miles of the track was im- passable. A train from the west stood on the other side of the gap. Some of the passengers bound for coast points and anxious to get to their destina- tion determined to walk over the mountains and catch the train on the other side. It was in a wild, rugged and heavily wooded region. There was a great mountain to chmb and the footing was dim and uncertain. One oi tiit; passengers from the east was an old lady, sick unto death, on her way to her home in Seattle. She had been advised by her physi- cians she had but a few days to live and she was hurrying home before death overtook her. When the men who intended to walk over the trail were preparing to leave the car the old lady piteously appealed to be tak- en along in some way. They assured her that was utterly impossible. Some of the train men heard of the case. They promptly rigged up a rude stretcher, went to the Pullman, ten- derly took the aged sufferer, raised her upon their stout shoulders and carried her over the mountain trail more than five miles, and sent her west On the other train. It was one of the most heroic and generous deeds recorded in Montana in many a day "The section foreman of Naismith, a few milea south of Shelby, aided by several of his crew, saved two lives by plunging into a torrent that threat- Mickey Welsh will have a 20-round go J ]odge has full of Bellevue delegate to the Lodge of A. F. A. M. held recently in Edmonton- He succeeded for the featherweight of Canada. This afternoon the town was visit- ed by a very heavy shower of rain accompanied by a little hail. working powers and Asked regarding the reason the Lethbridge races did not materialize F. C. Martin, who represents the Western Canada Turf Association as professional judge at the' different race meets, stated that the races were championship an election of officers will, take place on Wednesday, the 2-ith inst., after which the D. G. M. will be asked to visit Frank and install tha same Sentinel Lodge is very prosperous, having some 30 members and several called oC through a wrong story told ILille branch and will start on his the Lethbridge Club by Mr. Haag of Calgary. That gentleman took some green horses he Calgary to had in training at Lethbridge on Satur- day before the date set for the races and told the officials there that none of the horses would be shipped from Calgary. Mr. Martin states that all except Mr. Haag's own horses were billed for Lethbridge at 6 o'clock on Monday morning. The unsettled state of the weather was responsible for the delay. "And" said Mr. Martin, "every horse sent would have raced. There would have been no camp-followers and hangers- on. It looks as though Mr. Haag wanted to spoil the races so that he would lose none of the money and by calling them of! until September he would be able to be present." FERNIE MINES fcUSY Fernie, B. C., June ship- ments of coke are being shipped from Fernie and Michel at present to Granby Smelters. The mines also are working full force at present and near- ly every miner, who comes along is put to work. The output and pay- roll for June will be exceptionally larbe. The weather 'has been throughout the day, and local showers of rain falling. ROBT. WIGMORE'S BODY FOUND Calgary, June wire was re- ceived last evening by James Young, to the effect that the body of Robt. Wigmore, who was drowned in the Red Deer river May 23, has been re- covered at Brooks. The remains'were found over a hundred milea from where the drowning took place. The body will be brought to Calgary to- day. applications on the board to be made Masons. Mr. Thompson, dry goods clerk for the Western Mercantile Co. for the last two years has bought out their own account. H. Lyon of the W. M. Co. is retiring from business both in Frank and Lille. WOMAN AT CONVENTION Chicago, June only woman who will have a seat on the floor of the Republican convention as a reg- ular delegate came to Chicago yester- day. She is Mrs. Lucy A. Clark, of Brigham City, Utah, and it is de- clared that she will also be the only woman who ever had a vote in a Re-, publican convention. Mrs. Clark came to the city merely as an alter- nate delegate. Three hours after her arrival, however, the Utah delegates went into caucus. Then it was found that one of the regular delegates, C. E. Toose, of Provo City, would not come to the position, thereupon the vacant position was alloted to Mrs. Clark as a regular delegate. CELEBRATION AT GRANUM Granum held its 1st of July cele- bration yesterday. The people did not want to clash with the fair at Cal- gary. A big list of sports was pulled off. Macleod baseball team won from Granum 15 to 6. The football match between the two towns was well contested, no score being made. To stop any pain, anywhere in 20 minutes, simply, take just one of Dr. Shoop's Pink Pain Tablets. Pain means that is all. Dr. Shoop's Pink Pain quickly coax blood pressure away from pain cen- tres. After that, pain is gone. Head- ache, Neuralgia, painful periods with women, etc. get instant help. 20 Tab- leta 96c. Sold bj J. J. Johnston.