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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 19, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, MANCH II, IfOt. Daily Herald .fcf.Usa Daily Herald Printing Co., Ltd.. every lawful evening at 1U Bound St., LetbbrTdge. AlUrta, .Canada W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing DI- and Editor Subscription Daily, one year, .delivered months, delivered Daily, three .delivered Daily, one month, delivered Daily, one year, by mail Daily, six months, by mail Daily, three months, by mail.. Weekly Herald, .one year .......1-50 Addressee .-changed .-as often as de. 1.00 J6 3.00 1.75 .86 SUN FIRE The oldest Insurance Office In the world D4D A-D. mO BI-CENTENAKY 19IO HONE OFFICE. LONDON, ENGLAND t Branch, HnlUiag. TorosUo. M. EUckburn. C. B. BOWMAN, LETHBRIDGE, AGENT. SAY "THANK YOU." Lethbridge and the Lethbridge dis- trict have been wanting more rail- ways. The necessity of more rail- ways has betn keenly felt. Thf bus- inessmen of th6 city realized that they could get better service and cheaper rates if more railways con- must be given. old them with the east. They i knew, too, that if railways opened up the surrounding country trade would increase to a.great extent. The railway facilities of the country ANNOUNCEMENT During the election campaign Mr. W. will .not be associate with the editorial work of the Her- would increase the trade of the city. The general public knew that more aid, which .will .be conducted other members of the staff. i railways meant better passenger and __i mail service. The fanners and stock- i men .have been strongly conscious of i the -fact thai the lack of railways Shall Letnbndge put a Q. position to the Government at La- SHALL LETHBRIDGE OPPOSE inonton? Does this city wish to known and recognized as a citv ihtt is opposed to the policy outlined ty the Government? If so, what reason? There are some who have a Joj t ed this attitude but one searches .n vain for any reason for their icing so. There is no objection to tbo administration of the affairs so as the city "or the province is concern- ed. That has been and is cornmen' ed by all. They do not deny that, the Government has recognized this city as the metropolis of ihe South They admit that the Government done its best to make this a railwiy centre by sending two main here, thereby making the city centre of trade and influence in thw southern part of the province. Ft j hac provided a telephone system i radiating for scores of miles in al-j most every direction and will at once put the city system in on the "aost up to date plan. It has made pro- vision for the expenditure of at least two hundred thousand dollars in public buildings, in short it has done .everything possible to make Lethbridge a centre of wealth and .influence. What they have agreed to do will be done and now it is up to the electors of the city to say whether or not they want this policy of pro- Government that has done much for the Cardston district. The Rutherford Government has done well for Lethbridge, and de- serves well from its electors. Buchanan, stands the Ituther. ford record and for its policy. If these look good to the electors of Lethbridge. there is only one thing they can do. The Kutherford Government is a good Government. The people ap- prove of good things. W R. classes of signs; painted. Carriage painter. House i painter. Paper hanger. Wood fin meant year. Railways have been wanted and wanted badly. The Rutherford Government has made an arrange- ment by' means of wiii-jh the people of the chy and district will get the railways and now it is up to them, to say "Thank you." The only way to do it is by supporting the Gov- j eminent candidates, Buchanan, Riv- ers and Woolf in the present elec- tion. The Government is deserving. of the of the people am? ex- pects to receive this., which is no more than what ordinary gratitude' to say nothing "f business, demands. Railways were wanted: railway? are given, say "Thank you." gress for Lethbridge carried on far- further. Approval ;oi past ac tipns will be the encouragement for future similar actions. Approval of the present policy means sanction for its continuance- "What reaso s can be shown why the policy Lethbridge the great should not- continued let them say so by voting for W. A. Buchanan, the ment candidate, who as a member of the Government party in tte House and as a citizen will see that the policy of the Government ani Ms own personal efforts will be con- tinued in Lethbridge's behalf, A vote for Buchanan ioeans a vote for the Rutherford policy and for a strong representative in the Legislature. There no sound reason ;or voting otherwise. W. C. IVES IN "DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE Mr. Ives, the Conservative candi- date, seems to delight in putting himself in the most inconsistent posi- tions possible. A few nights ago he stated that long before, the .last Do- minion election, before Mr. Bordeii had visited the city, he had believed in and advocated a law providing .for a weekly..payment of wugss. But during only the last few months while an alderman of the city he, niade no move whatever to have the city employees paid every week. He loudly protests .his desire to see the THE LABEL The workingmen of this city ate interested not only in the legisla- tion which has been passed in interests but also in the prospects >'f future legislation. The two main points that are up discussion in this election are the thirty-fooi clause in the Workmen's Compen- sation. Act and the use of the; union lable on all Government printing. With regard to the latter, the mem_ bers of the Government who have been asked about the matter have given definite statements. Hon. W: H. Gushing received the following letter from the secretary of the Calgary Trades and labor Coun- Dear behalf, of the Calgary Typographical Union, I would, rek quest you to state, that if elected in the approaching provincial election, you will be in favor of Jhaving the typographical union, label put upon all government printing? Your answer by return for publica- tion purposes, will oblige. faithfully, S. BUBNAND. His reply was clear and definite n the following Dear to yours of the 6th instant, I may aay that if elected I will be in favor of having the typo- graphical union label placed upon all government printing. I might adi that all the printing for onr Tel-j ephone Department now being .done in this city in a union office.': Yours faithfully, W. H. GUSHING. Hon. C. W. Cross, attorney-general that doughty champion of the labor cause, also gave a statement as clear strong M Mr. Cuahintfs and promised to use his influence to have the .label on. all Government printing as he was in favor of such a step. Premier Butherfprd and Hon. W. T. have not had the matter put up to them .but there is every reason to believe that they are heartily in syjnpathyvwith the promises made their colleagues. As lor the position of .Mr. Buchau. an, .the local candidate, it is hardly .to state that his are in the swe .place. Mad been nqmired, it qxetion, have been freely and workingmen get better wages, but while raising the salaries of a officials, he, as chairman of the city Finance Committee, neglected larger number of city labor- ers, who got no increase... And now, he comes along, with talk of a fair wage clause not being inserted in the agreements with the railways build- ing the lines whose bonds the Gov- ernment has guaranteed. One would think that he has always seen to it that the 'fair wage clause was insert- ed in all contracts he had anything tov do with. But the record of last year's City Council, of which Mr. Ives was a member, is too plain in the memories of the citizens to be- lieve that. The Council, including Mr. Ives, approved the contracts for the local improvements without hav- ing the fair -wage- clause, and it was only when the labor unions got after them that- Mr. Ives tumbled over himself to be the .first man to it .up in Council. The Herald does not believe ID- mixing municipal and provincial politics except where there is a rect. bearing. But'in this case Mr; Ives' record in the one is .a ..direct, contradiction to his -promises in th: other. Aid. Ives, in reality, was as opposite in deeds to Conservative Candidate Ives in promises as Dr. Jekyll. was to ;Mj. Hyde. The elect- ors must have faith in the deeds, be- cause they are done, and can eeenr-but the do "not show-up well in the light ol his record. OUR POINT OF VIEW Help Buchanan boost Lethbridge. Rutherford, Rivers and Railways. for Woolf is a vote for a capable representative and- for the THE has adde'd to stock-.another consignment of Scandinavian of the beat, for which we "hold the Our English and American paper and cloth bound Books -cannot be excelled for selec, tion and value, A stock of paper bound fiction selling 5cEACH 6 FOB, 23e won't last much longer. Other lines are equally good value, such cloth bound copyrights sold else- where at fl.50 each, now going at 11.00. Eudish cloth bound books Hstea by Ward, Lock and' Go. each are going at 3pc each. Easter novelties excel aii previous years in variety ,and value. ptr.Jt isher, etc. Ave. Phone 124.. 25 Argyle Nairn's Scotch Linoleums and Cork Carpets A. direct importation just placed in stock. The Bentiey Co. Ltd. ffciesiie lid letiii Ifllllllffi ON ELECTION DAY We will be located in our new store in the Begin Block, between Bent- ley's and the Imperial Bank. We have just received a fine new stock and with'thft increased accommoda- tion will be able to present to the public a splendid display of the best makes of Ladies', Children's, Men's Fine and Workingmen's Shoes Gall and see us. Bargains while removing. F. German Between Sage-s and Roy's Best taffeta silk ribbon in navy, brown, wine, white, black, sky, cardinal pink, nils and reseda, width inches. Regular 20c. per yard, for the next three days 2 Yards for 25c Best in stripe and sheck effects, pleasing combina- tions, fast .colors, superior quality. and loc. value 3 Yards for 25c .Ladies5 naoreeu qnalicy, ample. or two-piece with rowgsbf stitching, colors black, brown Value for Ladies' fine lustrous blacksateen Underskirtg, deep flounce, trimmed with ihirred or crimped frills .and stitching for Ladies7 best heatherbloom Underskirts in trimmed-with two embroidered frills black onlyT deep flounce A Bargain for Ladieg' best quality taffeta Bilk moirette -in plaid 'combinations of -veil- assorted colors. black.and navy, black .and cardinal, naTy deep flounce trimmed with small and stitching. A good range.: Prices to FOR._SALE A-Great Snap for HOMESTEADERS 6 good work I wagon with grain tank, nvtrly new 1 single buggy with pole 2 double harness I set driving harnei Must told. TERMS Apply for Particulars YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE II STIRLING AND DISTRICT City Property, Business Sites, Farm Lands, and Coal Lands i: REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE R7A, Davis Stirling PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. 8. Surgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; 7_8 p.m. Office 914 Red- path St. Phone 63. DOCTORS ME WBURN AND DEANC Street. i a.m., 2-3, 7-8. DR. A. and rooi.'g. Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3, 7-8.30. Phone night and day 277. DR. J.. E. LOVERING-Physiciao, Surgeon, Accoucher, Oddfellows' Block. 9 a.m., 11 to 1. 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day and night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alia. Office a.m., 2-5 p.m 7.8 p.m. Hayr Transfer Co. Leave your Orders for AT- liyrlpos. Hardware Store PROMPT ATTENTION GIVEN PHONE 180 BJng Up F08 When you -want DRAYING Done promptly and satisfactorily JOHN BRODIE ___ DENTISTRY DR. O. J. Graduate of Northwestern Universi ty, Chicago, 111. Office J-5. Rooms 11 and 12, Macdonald Block. UNDERTAKING ADDISON SON-Leading Under- takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city' Phone 102. Office and residence! 321 Crabb St. Parlors open day and mght. RECTOR AND nages and equipment .new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire halt Open day and night. Phone 369. P. 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard House, Urabb Screct.. R. Cooper, con- cert baritone. At. liberty for con- certs, At Homes, etc. For terms apply, Lethbridge, AJta. MR. ALBERT of Dr. Briggs, Song -Singing- and Voice Culture. Pupil' of Chas! Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O., L.R.A.M., Organ and Theory. Voice culture, pipe; organ, piano, harmony and singing-. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. Terms on application. Box 690. Leth- Alta. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Fmancial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal CoHierfes Ltd All Stajulwd Handled HEAD B. C JOHANNES H. pil of Henri Verbrtiggen, cf Borae, Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, .Ger- many: High; Class Scotch muaic a specialty. "Open for recitals, ban- .For terms ply .Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL8 L. M. and Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Bank, Lethbridge. _ W. C. Barris- ter, etc. Office: Southard Block. to a Year Prof it from only 10 acres You have heard o{ the wonders of, B. C. Fruit Lands. How would you like to own ten in the famous Arrow Lake District, where irrigation is not required, and where the land yields a clear profit of from to on ten acres erery year. Where vegetables and small fruits produce in such abundance that the profit! are almost beyond belief, Hwe'a your chance, if yon hare a little ready money or can a, few dollan erery. month. YOU CAN HOLD II ACRES OF THE FINEST FRUIT LAND IN THIS FAMOUS DISTRICT. Present prices of f 100 to per acre on easy terms, afford thoM in- terested in fruit (Towiag an al opportunity. This is the most attractive fruit district: in the Kootenay District of British Columbia. Nestlaji among the mountains on the shores.-of the beautiful Arrow Lakes amid coenic beauty unsurpassed, toil of exceed- ing depth and richness. THE LAND OF PERFECT FRUIT No insect pests, good market, good transportation, good climate and good water with roods to every 10 acre tract .with an iiieihauttible uiai1- kei at your doori THE ACREAGE IS LIMITED, THE OPPORTUNITY BOUNDLESS. A card brings free literature. The Tand is being sold rapidly. Hundreds of inquiries are being received, and fortune awaiU nan who bnys now. LETHBRIDGE M. FRUMAH, CON.Y3EAR'E .R P. K.C., D.C.L.; B. Morton Jones, B.CX. Banisters, solicitors. etc. Offices: Conybeare Block. Lethbridge, Albnerta. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Room 9. Whitney iBlock. JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redpath Street, Lethbridge Alta.. LETHBRrDQE '.OUut NO. C. B. 0. E. ts oil. the second and fourth Tues- y of each mouth at p.m. Av 8HARMAN, PfclEOT. E. B. Secretary W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge.- Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating :and ventila- tion. Carver, Etc., Manage! Lethbridge Office. Bryan Block. LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, No. Sw of hjlirt Socitti Meets in the Oddfedllowi' Hall every first and third Wednesday in the month ut 8 p.m. For full apply W. J. Wade, Frtd T. W. Preaident, Sec., Box 57. and bnlld- er> Estimates cheeriully given. pairs and executed at Box 730, Leth- bridge, :AJta. FRED. ROpNEY: AND W. H. HOLT -rContractors: .and. buiiaers. .Eati mates- furnished Eepairs and alterations- promptly attended, to. All Box :bjidge. lii IBI 3rd inK. Hall at o'clock. brethren are iuvfted, a; A4HOHOFT, W.P; NIIDIQ, W.S. %.r, A.M., O R.A. .Lodge iMctinc nifht, third ol aooth in Jtaonte Hall, F. Q. BUok, p.m. VUitinf wiU at wayi nceite beftrty wileoaia. A. C. W.M. O, V. Moifcty, r. 0. Boi W. R. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow. er installationa. Plans and cationsl Office McKeown's Hard ware. ways a Qmiv dllor, O. W. Whitiufj Banker. Dioksoo; CUrk, H. Dowtttt. ;