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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 25, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta Place Your Orders for DRAYiNG ....WITH.... JUS. HUME Satisfaction Guaranteed LADIES Coal, Ice and DRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROB.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral TELEPHONE: es Auction Sale OD SATURDAY 27th June, 1908 AT 2.30 IT nimmi'5 A Quantity of Broken and Un- broken Horses For Absolute Sale Buggy, Wagon, etc. -TERMS CASH Wngton gibbon Pfcwe 261 AUCTIONEERS Office 410 ROUND ST. The girls from the Oklahoma prai- rie with the 101 lUm-h Wild Show, which will be here on July 2, riilo their horses astride. Thy side Fidelity ....Mackie Civic Notice TO Water Consumers Owing to some changes being made at the Pump- ing Station you are asked to curtail the water supply as much as possible for the next TWO DAYS G; W. ROBINSON Secy.-Treas. The Talxsr Free Press says: The Taber ferry has been located down near Grassy Lake, washed up In one of C. E. Furman's fields. Herbert Itusscll went clown Tuesday to sec what is necessary to launch the craft. We understand it will likely be taken down the river to Burdctt, where it is proposed to establish a ferry sys tcm of crossinf the river. A new- ferry is now being built for tiw, Taber till the bridge is completed. saddle in unknown iu. the big of the Miller Courfort, safety and health ay argue for live cross-seat, in the juiuds of these young wouieu, who spend more hours thaju under roof. Jewel} Mix, a 101 Ranch belle, than whom no mounted cowboy more fearless or bkillful, sounds the praise and popu- larity for the cross-saddle as .follows-. Tho side-saddle is fust being rek- to the oblivion of the hoop- skirt of our grandmothers, aad ail women lovers of the horse should re- joice. False modesty instigated both the hoop skirt and the uide saddle. Comfort and grace and freedom of movement condemn them both. Astride riding had its origin in this country on the vast reaches of the-western prairie. There it is a practical necessity. The western wo- man is frequently in the saddle for hours at a time. She acts as mail- carrier and purchasing agent for the household, and the trading points are generally miles distant from the ranch house. Often she joins in the roundup of the cattle, in which she is as proficient as the cowboys, and it is not unusual for her to take a twenty-mile jaunt for visit or festi- val of the plains. No woman endure these equestrian undertakings in the side-saddle, with its impossi- bility of changing position. There is some innate prejudice in the minds of the feminine residents of the cities against the cross-seat, but the example of the woman of the prairies is fast overcoming it. We girls of the 101 Ranch who are now touring the country notice in the parks and on the highways that our staters are fast abandoning the for- mer favorite seat. Astride riding is now being taught in prominent riding academies nnd many saddlery houses have en- tirely stopped the manufacture of the side-saddle on account of the small demand. They are producing a dainty padded cross-saddle. In the livery stables, too, it is un- usual to find a side-saddle. A well- known stableman in Oklahoma City, Okla., told me that he would not per mit a side-saddle to be placed on his horses. The unevenly distributed weight of the body iu side-saddle, he said, frequently wounded the horse's back and the strain caused internal (injuries. The tight girthing required for the side-saddfc in order to keep it from slipping, he added, had done permanent harm to several of his an- imals. The long equestrian sk'irt, necessary for wear with the side-saddle, is a' dangerous adjunct. If the horse falls it is impossible for the rider to pro- tect "herself. The flowing cloth comes entagled in and the rider is at the mercy of her fran- tic prostrate mount. It is generally an easy matter for the woman vith divided skirt to free herself from the cross-saddle of a fallen horse. I recall a New York Society wo- man whose name is familiar all over the country as an owner of blooded saddle horses, who spent several :honthg on the 101 Ranch last fall. She brought her sidesaddle with her and_ was quite scandalized at the sight of us girls galloping over tlie plains in cross-seats. In a week had returned her side-saddle east and was sounding the manifold praises of the cross saddle. She. discovered that tho only purely natural position was iti the saddle of the ranch. She has never before appreciated, how cramped and "twisted her body had been and how its normal funflons had been retarded. She found, too, that she was able to dismount and rest and remount again, whether alono or attended, and she found that -when one position became tire- some there were a variety of others she could assume. I am sure a trial will speedily con- vince the most skeptical woman of the superiority from every standpoint of Ihc cross-saddle over the side-sad die. Its adoption assures the ending of punishment of both rider and mount. The city band will' give an< open air concert in the Public Square Fri- day evening, June 26th at 8 o'clock, weather iver fitting. The following is the Swing ..........lirown ......O'Connor Kentucky High Pride Heed In Woodland Becker The Fairy Queen Wren wick Fighting the Flames.... Allen Cupid's Charms ....Miller Two Pretzel Pete Durand Golden West .Mackie-Beyer God Save the King RELIEF SOCIETY At the last meeting of the Leth- bridge Women's Relief Society, it, was found that the concert given hy the Choral Club last Thursday had netted the society the neat little sum of ninety six dollars and fifty cents. The 'members passed a hearty and cordial vote of thanks to Mr. Cun- ningham and to the members of the Choral Club for the very willing and expeditious manner in which they had taken up the matter of the con- cert, and also to W. A. Buchanan of the Herald, for" his generosity in ad- tlic concert and printing the tickets free of -charge. If so, our Royal Patent Flour Will interest you Royal Patent Pastry Flour It willjaave you 25 per cent in lard bills. ;V V The 'lour is cheaper than ordinary f hard wheat flour. Made from the blending of soft and hard Vour Grocer has it now Raymond Magrtth Color, Flavor, Fragrance are the strong points of FRANK NEWS Frank, June C. C. C. Co. of Lille have shipped from mine to Calgary for the Dominion ex hibition a piece of coal in one block weighing pounds. The amount of machinery tmd mer- chandise passed at the Fnxnt Cus- toms house during the last eight days The customs receipts on the same was Dr. D. C. Bechtel of Alta., was in town today and stated that he will take charge of the Lille Col- lieries on the 4th of July. He takes the place of Dr. O'llagau who it Is understood is leaving. E. T. MCGREGOR REAL ESTATE BROKER Agent for Farm and City Property- Loans, Insurance, Collections, Rent- als and Conveyancing. List your property with me. Call at P. O. or Address Box 387, Lethbridge, Alta. RAM LAL'S PURE TEA It's RICH, CLEAR CO LOR, fresh FRAGRANCE and DE- LICIOUS FLAVOR have made it hosts of friends. Are YOU one yet? IT IS PURE! Ram Lai's Tea is sold only in Lethbridge by THE BE NT LEY CO. LTD. I GET YOUR I I J AT For the Dominion Exhibition, Cat gary, June to July Can- adian Pacific Railway Company an- nounce a rate of from Leth. bridge to Calgary and return. Tickets on sale June 26th to July 7th, inclu- sive, final return limit July 13th. 163-13 L. M. JOHNSTONE Barrister and Solicitor Office adjoining Union Lelhhridge. Bank. 23-lyr For Dominion Day Canadian Pacific Railway Company rate of fart and one-third for round trip. Tickets on 2tth to July 1st, inclusive, final turn limit, July 4th. MMSTHTIOHERUO.ITD. The WESTERN STATIONERY CO., Ltd. are still doing business in the same old stand but not in the same old way. Our stock today is up-to-date in all lines, and we find it very easy to give satisfaction to all our customers. We carry all lines of Fancy Stationery, also Loose Leaf Ledgers, Filing Cabinets and all other office supplies Our Printing Plant Is the most up-to-date in Sunny Southern Alberta, and should always see our designs and get our prices on Printing, Embossing, Lithographing, Engraving Rubber Stampmaking, Bookbinding etc. to MM tr ttni ftecc U tfcU If wut MM thb iMertfeu tor 11 Lawn mowers sharpened. Knives ground. Furniture repaired. Electric bells hung and repaired. All work i for uaranteed. Drop us V card. Magee Laihb, Adam's Boarding WANTED A clover man to do collecting "and rite advertisements. Must have ref- rencts. Apply to Manager Hudson y Co. WANTED i A capable general servant. Mrs. Frank Colpman. FOR SALE A four roomed house and two lots, :i North Ward, on McKay street, SEALED TENDERS will re- ived by the undersigned up to and xcluding July 2nd, at Lethbridge 162-6 Hotel, Lethbridge, Alta., for ubic yards (27 cubic feet) of gravel for se in concrete walks. For particu- rs apply to City Engineer, Leth- ridge. Gravel must be approved of by the ty engineer. BATCHELOR, MARSHALL 4 SKAEIN. Apply 159-0 ater and sewer being put in, close o school. Part cash, balance easy Apply McKnight Bros., North 159-G WANTED DAY WORK washing or cleaning by expectable woman. Adress Mrs. K., 'ost Office, Lethbridge. 160-6 LOST One black mare and one black geld- ng, reached manes, branded quarter ircle 6 on left thigh. Suitable reward or return or information leading to ecovery. Jessup Hopkins'. Camp, .t No. 3. leo 6 SEALED TENDERS will be receiv- d by the undersigned until 6 o'clock 'riday, June 2G, for the erection of a School House at Coaldale in Province of Alberta, The lowest or any tender not ne- essarily accepted. Accompanying each ender must be a marked cheque for per cent, of the proposed con- ract. Plans and specifications may be ien at my office, Room 9 Whitney Block. F. B. ROLFSON, Architect. TENDERS WANTED SEALED TENDERS will be receiv- ed until Tuesday noon, June 30, 1903, or the purchase and removal of the present Presbyterian church. Highest or any tender not necessarily accept- id. For all particulars apply to A. B. Stafford, Lethbridge. 158-10 NOTICE Notice is hereby given that I havi- bought the two lots on Ford street t to Sink Kee's Laundry. Wing Wah Chung Co. 162 C FOR SALE Good saddle horse, very quiet to drive, four years old. Also single inrne.s.s, good stock saddle and a first lass buggy almost new. Will soli cheap for cash. Apply A. L. Foster, or P. 0. Box J75, Lethbridge. 163 O WANTED A dining room girl at once, wage; Apply Queen's hotel, Macleod LOST One black mare, branded RV on right shoulder. seen arounc Kipp. Had halter on. Suitable re ward for return to R. Wilson, c o A McDonald Co., Lethbridge. 164-G BRIDGEMEN WANTED Six good bridgemeu. Apply Albert Railway and Irrigation Company. 64- STRAYED A throe year old coal black gelding spavined on right hind.leg. A fou your old black gelding, star on foro head, one white hind foot, also wir mark on Iert fore hoof. Each weigh about Ibs. One had a halte on. Strayed from Coaldale on Jun 19th. reward for return to Amer ican Farming Co., Coaldale. TENDERS For Grave i TENDERS WANTED TENDERS WANTED SEALED TENDERS will be receiv- d by the undersigned until 5 o'clock tlonday, June 29, for the erection of a brick store and office building at .ethbridge, Province of Alberta, for A. B. Stafford of Lethbridge. The lowest or any tender not ne- cessarily accepted. Accompanying each tender must be a marked cheque for per cent, of the proposed amount of contract, cheque to be retained un- .il successful contractor enters into an agreement with the owner and giv- ng satisfactory bond. Plans and specifications may be seen at my office, Room 9 Whitney Block. F.' B. ROLFSON, Architect. WANTED _L "First class stenographers. No oth ers need apply." That is the way business men express their wants. Are you up to this standard. Don't he contented to remain at the bot torn, while better trained men and women arc steadily and constantly advancing into positions of trust and good salaries. A correspondence course, with n. school that teaches the host systom in the best way will make you equal to, and probably bet- ter, than the best of thorn. The Pro- vincial School of Phonography, Cal- Bats Ife Ippnl to hi rpiihnltiRl WBKuacmis NO ORDER TOO SMALL NO ORDER TOO LARGE All Orders receive PROMPT attention, and out of town orders are specially attended to SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH- WEST HOMESTEAD REGU- LATIONS Any even numberea section ol Do- minion lands in Manitoba, Saskatch- ewan and Alberta, excepting 8 and 26, not reserved, may be homestead- cd by any person who is the sole head of a family, or any male over 18 years of age, to the extent of one-quarter section of 160 acres more or less. Application for erury must be made in person by the applicant at H Do- minion Lands Agency or Sub-Agency tor the district in which the land is situate. Entry by proxy may, how ever be made at an Agency on certain conditions by the father, mother, son, daughter, brother or sister of an in- tending homesteader. The homesteader is required to per- form the homestead duties under one of the following plans: (1) At least six months' residence upon and cultivation of the land in each year for three years. (2) A homesteader may, if he to desires, perform the required resi- dence duties by living on farming land owned solely by him, not I-JM than eighty (80) acica in extent, ia the vicinity of his homestead. Joimt ownership of land will not meet thia requirement. (3) If the father (or mother, if the father ia deceased) of a homesteader has permanent residence on farming land owned solely by him, not less than eighty (80) acres in extent, in the vicinity of the. homestead, or up- gary. Alberta. 1G5-2 WANTED A dining room girl at once, wages Apply Queen's hotel, Macleod. 165-5 TO RENT Furnished room for lady or gentle- man, 3 min. from postoffice, southwest corner of Bompas and Smith St. 65-1 We have no connection -whatever with any other Printing Plant in this city. We own and operate our own Printing Plant situated on the premises. MESTEHN STATIONERY CO, LTD, FOR SALE Two lots in Xorth Ward on Mven street. Price each, terms t'n.sy. Apply to E. T. McGregor, offi- ce P. 0. lUock or Box 337, Lothhridpe. Alia. 165-2 LETHBRIDGE ALBERTA on a homestead entered for by him in the Ticinity, ?uch homesteader perform his own residence duties by living with ihe father (or (4) The term "vicinity" in the two proceeding 13 denned meaning not more than nine milea in a direct line, exclusive of the width of road allowances crossed in the measurement. (5) A homesteader intending to perform his residence duties in ac- cordance with the above white living with parents or on {arming land own- ed by himself must notify the Agent for the district of such intention. Six months' notice in writing mast be given to the Commissioner ol Do- minion Lands at Ottawa, of intention to npply for patent. W. W. CORY. Deputy ol the Minister of the Interior. publication ol this advertisement will riot paid for. A. L. Roy Itt 82 First-class Cafe TN TttU NTH DHHK ttort Order Betwm Meals CARROLL A DOYLE ;