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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 9, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta i J r T w n V M A ft C 1-1 Q i q RIDGWATS OYAL TE ESTABLISHED IN THE REIGN OF KING WILLIAM IV. Have the largest Sale of any high-grade Tea in the World SOU) ONLY IN SEA'lfD TINS M 4 3to 5IZE5 50c., 60c. and per Ib. SOLD ONLYIH SEALEDTINS IN Vi.l A Alb SUES Exclusive Agents: The Bentley Company Limited, Lethbridge TELEPHONE 53 Prompt Delivery: Beggar Prince Comic Opera Company In the Japanese MIKADO O.VE NIGHT ONLY II The Opera that made Mil-; lions Laugh. Funny Comedians, Clever Soubrettes, Pretty Girls. Up-To-Dato Specialties Gorgeous Costumes and Elegant Stage Settings 75c., Prices The Social Realm Society by Social Jack- Carpenter There has been sonu." local argument with regard to the origin of the word "Stag Max Mullcr maintains that "Stag Party" is so member, must "two horns." called because each carry at it at least 0. Wilson of the Barracks hnd won prize, but in his official capacity as Superintendent of the Police ho discovered an error of in the addition of his own .score card and honestly re-ported the same to his host The prize vctui- awarded to Mr. lleg- inald Slarnes of the IJank of Mon- treal familiarly known among the younger bridge set as "Reckless Hcg- gie. the Preposterous as his bouu-fide score was the highest of the evening. In view of his great popularity among the ladies the prize which wtis a handsome copy of "A Corner in was' singularly appropriate. Among the "Also- }tam> were ilr. Chivcr.s, Dr. McXaily, I i 4 I i Why not own a Reliable Watch A time piece which cannot be depended upon to show accurate which has to be pulled back or ahead isn't wortli tying to a nsh line for a sinker. Every movement and case we sell has our per- sonal be- sides, our extremely low prices bring them within easy reach ot any pocket- book. C. Ross Tate The Sign of the Watch Ford St., near City Hall ty" of which this report would es- pecially speak is one given by' Mr. t'onybeare .sit last Mon-' day evening which was undoubtedl3r ILS a "one sex'' function, the suc- cess of the f-'euson. In the careless vernacular of the Ruest for pure suicl unalloyed delight it had the ladies "afte.rnoon bridges" and ef- "hen parties" beaten to a frazzled "whisper" which at first reading appears to he a mere figure of speech. Tho Church and tho and Literature, iltisic anil. Medicine, Trade and Commerce, High Finance, Kngineerinjj, Railways js.nd Canals, in a "word every avocation and call- ing followed in our busy little city wa.s ahly represented. With the sanc- tion of the clergy, and the protec- tion of tho police, and the patronage of the arts, sciences, and the learned professions, this very pleasant "Stag could not have been other iban a iliRtinguishcti success. Promptly at 9.00 p.'m. the guests commenced to arrive. With-a charm- ing individuality of taste they ap- peared, some in others in "half a-distinguished few in social regimentals. Mr. Cony- beare received his guests in a red necktie and smoking jacket, but with nn easy grace and cordial man- ner that would have done credit to a professional hostess. He at once put his guests at their ease by an invitation to "light up" ami an in- timation that in the s.s.w. corner of the dining room, artistically draped in a Union .lack, a small keg of ex- cellent brettv n-.orc grateful to smok- ers' palates than the wine of Xeres, was to be found. This he explained was-a cnpitnl' male equivalent for More modern philogists, however, agree that k is so named to distin- guish it from a "dear parly" al-, though the former is probably tbe more expensive form enter- tainment. However the "Stag How-Unlucky, Count No-' Trumps, The "Barren" Booster, and a-large successful "party" by the name of "Legion." After the game a number of "American Counts" were pz'esented. These aristocratic members were evidently up against it'and strictly in the-soup. After their "reception" a troupe of "Dev- ils" ingeniously hatched from inno- cent eggs, were presented to the as- sembled guests. Kipling has lam- pooned the cheap skepticism 01 the in the hackneyed quatrain "We have learned to whittle the Ed- en tree, "To the shape of a surplice "We have learned to bottle our pa- rents twain "In the yoko of an addled egg." Hurcly it demands as smart and modern a talent to produce complex and agreeable "dovils" from simple, fresh eggs. But this is another sto- ry and even a'more long-winded one. The evening wns brought to an abrupt close by a suggestion from an indiscreet guest that-''Mr. Hycle .should tell a Even, in their- hurried departure however, the guests found time to assure Air. Coriybeare in person and Mrs. Cony- bcare (the Kitchena of the oc- casion) by proxy, that they had had the time of their lives, and that tiough mixed-whist is always delight ul. the neat and undiluted article not to be sneezed at. Speaking f ..sneering, one guest is said to L. M. JOHNSTON E Barrister and Solicitor Office adjoining Union Lethbridpe. Bank. 23-lyr ICE BATH FOR A BOX OF CANDY Two Women Plunge Surf at At- lantic City on Foolish Wager for Sweets Atlantic City, March Jas. S. Kill, wife of a Philadelphia broker, and Mrs. James L. Miller, of New York, gave boardwalk promenadera an imaginary chill this morning when thoy dashed into the surf on a wager of a box of candy made by a woman friend. The two were in the swimming pool of a casino when the wager was made. Both left the comfortable indoor bath and ran across the sand to the surf, in which they plunged for Jive minute swim nominated in the bond. Neither suffered ill effects and both declared the shock of the cold salt water U> be fi it is invidious to make spe- mention of the costumes of those present it is only just and air to 31 to state en pass- ant that his get-up was a dandy touto ensemble au fait, fin dc siecle, recherche, c't pate de fois gras (in several other words) quite beyond tbe powers of brutal Saxon to des- cribe. In his patent leather kickers, trousers cut a la Billon, billowy well boiled shirt bosom, (with a real cut plass front) waistcoat of plain xvhite material surmounted by a dinner jacket of genuine Venetian, he was at once, the envy and despair of every PiCiiu present.' His Graerinn brow and dome-like head (in which are solved so many of our fiscal problems) towered abovc his three-inch collar as some lofty Alp rises from its foothills the sparse "vegetation" of its summit suggestive of the. aspect of a noblt, mountain above "limber-limit." To continue, the "piece dc resist of the evening's entertainment was bridge garnished with man-talk tobacco, and occasional trips Io tbe s.s.w. corner delicately referred to above. It wa.s at first thought that Mr. J ave ciuight cold by lingering on oor-.stnp to explain that this "Stag was n. fit consummation to xithbridgo's gayeties und io those in the the very vor- ex of that maelstrom of social ac- tivities' which'has surged and sceth.- around us these past weeks. JOCETA'N. The following from -the Edmonton Saturday News will be read with in- terest. Miss Duncan was the guest of her sister, Mrs. J. W. Anderson or some time: Another afternoon Bridge on Tuesday brought a merry coterie out in their best bibs and tuckers, this time Mrs. T. S. F. Jackson being the hostess and her very pretty sister Miss Duncan, her ublc assistant, The bijou residence was very com- fortably filled by the four tables en- gaged in pIAy, and the daintily ap- pointed rooms with the liltle crowd Cardston, March. 2.-The largest gathering of the Sunday Sehoo! Un- ion ever held at Cardston convened on Friday evening occasion being the farewell' to thy retiring Stake superintendent of Sunday Schools, W. H. Steed. Every school was well represented, some 300 being present. The mem- bers of the Union Board acted as the general committee in charge of ull arrangements. Decorations, re- ception and entertainment of visitors, and refreshments, were looked after with assiduous members of the Union Board are to be congratu- atedV The program was-long and only the muling features can be mentioned icre. Speeches .of welcome wen', made, by Messrs. J. S. Parker and E.A.Low, of the Stake superintendency; Quar- tette, Where thr- Daisies are by Messrs F. Layne and Milton Woolf, and Misses Etta Dow- die and Ida Archibald; Recitation, "The by Mary Smith; Duet, "Larboard Wa'tch" by the Mis- ses Baker; Speech on behalf of the Special Missionaries by A. Cazier; Duet.. "The Wounded by Mr. Scott Brown and Miss Ida Arch- ibald; 'Speech by Mr. J. TJ. Allred, superintendednt of Sabbath Schools for "the Taylor Stake; Duet, by Mr. and Mrs. Steed. Speeches intersper- sed with some excellent from the Cardston military, band wnr made by Mrs. Ttnchel Archibald for the ladies of the Union Thos. Duco, S. Williams, Pros. Edw J. gave some pleasing prognostications as io the success b the Cardston choir and the militarj band at "Edmonton and Winnipeg Mr. M. A. Coombs, and Mr. Willard Sorenson. The last named on behalf of the Union Board presented Mr. Steed with a family Bible in which were registered the names of all present at this farewell meeting. Mr. W. H. Steed gave, a feeling res- ponse for the many expressions of i i t i i i 11 i i i i 111111111 i I i H i i i i i i 111 i i i 111 i i Most People can earn Money but many fail to place it where it is both wife and profitable ANCHOR YOUR SAVINGS TO MOTHER EARTH North Ward Lois, 2 Blocks from School each down and a month. Get some while they last HflMMM Post Office Ileck Rumen i ill i II HUM II H i II11 i I i I I 11 i M HI showed only 139. The board complimented the prin- cipal upon the improvement made. Some small bills were passed and a resolution put through authoriz- ng .1 loan if necessary to pay off the teachers for the past two months, sending, the payment from the town council of the amount due from last year of Shakespeare Club The members were entertained at PROFESSIONAL CARDS W.S.GALBRAITH, M.D.C.M. McGili Physician, Surgeon Acceucher Office 914 Redpath St. 'Phone 53 Hours Before 9 a.m.. 2-3. 7-8 p.m of smartly frockcd women looked very attractive. Mr.s. Jackson was wearing a simple muslin frock with just a touch of her favorite, pale blue, at the throat; Miss Duncan, a daintily, lovely hand embroidered gown of the sanvc light material, and.the two sisters so alike and yet unlike made a charming pic- ture as they received their guests. kindness culminating in this most beautiful gifts which to him was .be- yond price. The following prospective mission- aries who leave for their Gelds the of this month gave brief ex- pressions: Messrs. Scott Brow (Ger- L. A. Little (Great Frank Leavitt The refreshments were served very expeditiously and the large gathering of some. 300 people were all supplied by the waiters in about ten minutes. Hearty tiplause burst forth after oach selection by the band showing that their efforts were duly appre- ciated. The School Board Meeting The regular meeting of. the Board was held in the oflice of the chair- man, W. 0. Lee. All members pres- ent but D. E. Wilcox. The report o.f the principal J. W. Low wns read, showing an improved condition over January especially as io tardiness. In January there were cases of tardiness during the the home of Mr. Jas. Rampton and the chief preliminary business was the election of officers. Mr. Devoe Woolf as president, Mr. Jas. Rampton as secretary and Hugh B. Brown as critic for the ensuing month were duly elected. The program rendered included a character-sketch of. King Henry IV by Devoc Woolf. Discus- sion of acts IV and V ably led by. Miss Purdon and "A Summary of the Play" carefully given by Miss Orilla Woolf. Mrs. Rampton added not -a little to tin- enjoyment when the refreshments were served. At the next meeting the club mem- bers will be the guests of Mr. and Mrs. S. Williams. Special Meeting of the Cardston Choir On 'Wednesday evening last the members of the bishopric with Pr--s Edw. J. Wood, met at the the. cnuir practice and encouraged the mem- bers to'diligence and also presented for their acceptance the names r-1 Mr. Jno. Layne, as assistant choir- ister. Pie was sustained by the DRS. McCLURE STEWART, Sur gcon Dentists. Office Hours: 9a.m. to 12n.; I p.m. to 5p.m. HAMILTON YOUNG Engineers and Surveyors HJginbotham Block. Lethbridge. C.F.P.Conybeare, K.C., D.C.L., B. Morton Jones, B. C. L CONYBEARE JONES Harristera, Solicitors, Etc. Office: Conybeare Block. Lethbridfe, Altai W. C. SIMMONS Advocate, Barrister, Etc. Oflice: Southard Block. Money to Lend on Town and Fann Property. B. C. MOORE Funeral Director and Embalmer to Presbyterian Church Otfice, Phone 102. Residence 13C. members present, only two voting him. j Personal Mention Mr. Thos. Duce an.i his son Hoy returned from Logan. Utah, by Fr. day's train, tho lust named is con- valescent from his Inte illness, but was not sufficiently strong to pursue iiis studies. Mr. J. U. Allred, of Raymond, Mr. Frank Steed, of Stirling Mr. S. M Dudley of Spring Coulee, and Am rnon Mercer, of Maprjith, the -.jueatii of the S. S. Union Board on Friday evening. Mr. Jno. Pnrrish. Mr. J. S. Parker nnd-F. F. Earl, were in from 'Mom> tain View on Saturday. TaylorvilleV leading citizens re represented by Robt. elson, J. Is'ielson and L. A. Little at the clost of the week. C. P. R. AGAINST SWEARING ANOTHER SHIPMFNT FROM CHINA CANE CHAIRS So easy and sightly. Wear like iron. These chains tnnst go in the next ten days, as ve have two cars of Fnrniturc on the way, so -we've marked them avray down. You'll find the best selection today. Ihe Turpin Furniture Co. lira An order been by Mr, D. McXichol. vice-president of the C. P. R. calling attention of trainmen to the instructions regarding' swear- ins? and the use obscene mhguRRe on trains An anti-swearing ca was started by Mr. George Wright of Halifax who wrote both to Sir Tho- mas and the Minister of Railways, sugKTOtJuj> that no- tices placed on tho cars of the C. P. R, anrt 1. C. U. forbidding the use of languago whoso unwholcsonie- ncss is likely to create a feeling of disgust persons who are at all sensitive as to the proprieties ot speech. Mr. McXichol, in reply to this snys that the employees of the i C. P. R. are not only instructed to refrain from swearing or ob- scene language but oavc Ijcen ordered to see that language of an oflecs or annoying character is not -used bj passergcrs. F. B. ROLFSON ARCHITECT Room 9 Whitney Block. 31K yM kavc to idl U rut pUcc it ta this cohM. H wtit MM thb 25 c OK t for SI LOST ONE GREY HORSE, 3 years old, rancled one bay horse 2 ears old with scar on right fore leg bove knee. reward given on eturn to Windsor Hotel or-to Ed- ;ard R6va, Sec. 5-13-22. TO RENT FURNISHED BOOM, close in, al- o a four horse stable with loft. Ap- jly G. W. Wiegand, 424 Smith St. 74-6p FOR SALE ONE OLD ENGLISH 100 years old. Also another perfect model of a Strad. Soth violins in excellent condition. Apply Rocbon's Candy Kitchen. WANTED DJSH WASHER-A girl for dish washing at once. Apply at the; Dal- las Hotel. WANTED A REPRESENTATIVE in every .'listrict of AJ berta. A genuine busi- ness proposition" which will net you o-om J5.00 to per day. This is .10 catch ad. For particulara ad- dress, Accountant, Box 5, Pincher Creek, Alia. WANTED WANTED TO RENT a small cottage or rooms. Apply Herald Office. 72-0 FOR SALE CHEAP ICO ACRES, all fenced, half mile frontage on good stream, good housft and outbuildings. For particulars, apply H.A.Y., Lethbridgc Alta. 724W) FOR SALE OR RENT THREE ROOMED HOUSE, sale jirice. down, balance per month. Geo. Peacock, Stafford Village, Lethbridge. 75-C MUSIC MiSS L. HOLLAND Pupil of Stratford Dawson, of Mont- for Piano Study. Leschetbky (Paderewski's teacher) method used. Terms moderate. Adnss 810 Ford St. Phone 247- Die Alberta Railway and irrigation Company Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS ON THE MARKET TENDERS SEALED TENDERS addressed to the undersigned will be received until 5 o'clock, aternoon, Tuesday March II, for tho- erection of a frame public school building for Lethbridge. Finns and specifications may be seen nt, my office. Room 9. Whitney P.lock; The lowest- or nny tender not neces- sarily accopted. K. B. ROI.FSOX, 74-2 Architect. Uts forth of tte hilraad art West of Westiiieter U. FROM EACH Also a few Acre Lots East of Westminster Road, each TERMS EASY One-third cash, one-third fi months, balance 12 Interest 6 per cent, per annum Ipply Nterti Ufrij ntf ft, (tirt Lrtttrtp GOVERNMENT OF THE PROVINCE OF ALBERTA Notice to Steam Engineers XOTICK IS HKUEHY GIVEN that 'nn examination will be held by Mr. ;Joa. Bnxton, n, duly appointed In- jspector of Steam Boilers for the Pro- vince of Alberta, nl I High Rver, Mnrch 5th; Clnresholm, Mnrch 7th; Mnrch 10th; SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REG- ULATIONS Co a! mining rights of ine Dominion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Yukon Territory, the North-Wcat Territories and British Colunroia, may leased for a term of twenty-one .'ears at an annual rental of Jl ta acre. Not more thau wiiJ be leased lo one applicant. Application for a lease muit, be made to the Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in which the ap- plied for are situated. In snrvcyed territory the land must be described by sections, or le- gal subdivisions of factions, and in unsurvered territory the tract, appli- ed for shall be staked out. Each application innat be accom- panied by a fee of which will be refunded if the rights applied lor not available but not othcnriM. A royally shall be paid on Ike mer- chantable output of vhe mine rate of-fire ton. Kvery of coal mining which ate not being operated furnish the district Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a svrorn statement to Lethbridpe, in A. R. and I. Read-'that effect at least once in etch fear. ing Room, March 12th and 13th. S The lease will include cml Mneralh, March I6th; j raining rights only, but the Icsce taay be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may be am- Pincher Creek, March 13th; Frank, MarcH 20th and 21st; I At 9 o'clock a.m. for the. purpose of giving engineers and apprentices an opportunity of qualifying for Certi- ficates under the provisions of the Stenm Boilers Act, 1906. Aplication for examination should be made to the above named Inspec- tor or to JOHN STOCKS, Deputy Minister. Department of Pnblic Works, Ed- monton, Alberta. sidered necessary for the working or the mine at the rate of S10 as acre. For full inrufHiation application should be made to the Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Ot- tawa, or any Agent1'or Sub-Afent of Dominion Lands. W. W. CORY, Deputy Minister of the Interior. publication oi this sdvertisement will not lor, ;