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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 30, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHiUlDOE, ALTA., TUESDAY. MARCH M, (IN. to five years more of Rutherford Gov ernment. Printed-by tha Daily Herald Printing Co., "Ltd., every lawful evening at office. Round St., Lethbridge. Alberta, Canada W. A. BUCHANAN, Manning Di- and Editor Subscription Ratts Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six months, delivered 2.00 Daily, three nonths, delivered 1.00 Daily, one month, delivered .35 Daily, one year, by mail .......3.00 Daily, six months, by mail .....1.76 Daily, three months, by mail.....86 WeeKly Herald, year .......1.53 Addresses changed as often as de- sired, but both new and old 'address must be given. THE TIME TO ACT The whole British Empire seems to have suddenly awakened to the Premier Rutherford has been called the Oliver Mowat o'J. the West, In that he has several Parliament- try terms yet to serve as the head of the-Government. When it comes to playing the game of Nations, John Bull will have sev- eral good cards up his colonial sleeve that will be a big surprise to Der Kaiser. The Payne tarifl appears to be a tactful move by Uucle Sam in his reciprocity courtship of Miss Can- ada. She may be milling to accept his presents but her heart and hand are pledged to John Bull. By providing for the defence of their own shores, the colonies will build the outer fortificvuioiis that will doubly strengthen the citadvl of strange man diod from the effects of; the operation. Tho postmaster-coroner. In render- iiuj his verdict, filled in the space af-j tor "Cause of Death" with u rubber! stomp which read, "Opened by Mis-j take." It has for years been recognized that Germany.; not content with the military mastery of Europe, has had fact that the Empire is in grave dan-j the empire. ger because it is alleged that the Ger-1 inaus have been constructing battle- that Mr. Buchanan is away ships at greater rate than has Great on a holiday and is not in a position Britain. Just how much ground then-1 to know what is going into this paper, is ior the alarm professed by many! the Herald takes the opportunity of is net lir.c-.vn but there does not seem publishing a couple of statements to be any reason for the seeming from his old friends in the East. The teria exhibited in so many quarters, j Toronto Globe in its editorial col- umn late general election brings to the front in Alberta two bright young journalists formerly of designs on the .naval supremacy of Buchanan of Letlibridge the world as well. Great Britain as j and Mr. Marshall of the mistress of the seas has been the j Liberals. Mr. Buchanan is the pub- object of the envy and diplomatic I lisher of a daily paper which would strategy of the Kaiser and his peo- i be a credit to an older and larger pie. By open attac-k as in the aid j community than the one to which .given-the Boers and by many covert j it caters. Mr. Marshall was well attacks Britain's rival has sought to j known in Ontario as an active and undermine and weaken her power. successful member of the official or- All the while that the rival power ganiziag staff of the Liberal party, has been .bending every energy to j with headquarters in Toronto." The increase its military and naval j St. Thomas Journal of which Mr. strength, Great Britain has been j Buchanan was once managing editor calmly looked on avoiding by various the victorious in yes- means all causes for breaking the j terday's election in Alberta" was pcccefiil relationship that Buchanan, Liberal candidate for: and wae desirable. she iol? j the city of Lethbridge. The new] lowed the precedent of the other Eu- j member of the. Alberta legislature is ropean nations, a cause for war would proprietor of the Lethbridge Herald have been sought ere the designing and in the few years he has been rival became too strong and the power j in the sunny province on this side because too strong and the power j of the Rockies, he has forged to the been broken before it matured its j f runt in a way that is pleasing to strength. But such action never was his manly old friends in St. Thomas, nor is today the policy, id the naiios I His success ia the Alberta elections been the defender of the i of yesterday is a matter of general THREE POUND NUGGET OF GOLD From British Columbia Purchased by the Government Ottawa. March nujtfret weighing throe pounds troy and val- iiad at about has couie into pos session of the Geological Survey Mu- seum in a most romantic manner, j Last year two prospectors who were! looking over aa abandoned claim on! Dease River, in northern British Col- j umbia, took possession of an unoccu- pied shack. One day this shack was burned down, aud in poking about among the embers the prospectors raked up a tin box containing a num- ber of large sized bold nubgets. In the box was ulso a note book show- ing chat Mr. Aemilius Jarvis of To- ronto was an interested party in the expedition which has discovered nuggets, and wnsequ-intly they were turned over to him. Upon receiving them Mr. Jarvis sent them to the Royal Mint here to have them melt- ed and valued. Dr. Jas. Bonar, !Mas ter of the Mint, noticing the remark- able size of one of the nuggets, sub- mitted it to the Geological Survev. with the rasult that it was purchased from Mr. Jarvis. and now forms one of the most interesting exhibits in the museum. A model of this threo pound nugget, will form part, of Can- ada's exhibit at the Seattle Exposi- tion. Large ship- ment of General i i Dry- Goods ORDER VpU R NE W.-8U IT from IfTIIIIDGE'S IQTTMIOR Made to Measure Only to i TR Placed in stock today 1 -____ii-r.._L_ I I The Bentley Co. Ltd.i> Iteale and Retail Ploie 35 W. KINGSTON NEW HILL BLOCK- 300 Samples to Select From. W. R. puintvr. house painter, paper hanger, sign writer, etc. 25 Arjryle Ave. Phone 124. We are Agents for The Davis Sewing Machine Tliis Machine has all the Latest Improvements Call and See Them world's liberty, including the liberty of the people who are accused of desiring to wrest from her rightful position, because of her wide ex- tended empire, of the mistress of the seas. Alarmists say that the question of this supremacy cannot be settled without and that that war must come within the next decade. War would be disastrous to both nations and must be avoided if possible. Those of calmer and more deliberate mind say that Germany's, plans can be frustrated by peace but that the present decade is the time to do it. Blumstein and JRosenberg had. a tra- Germany is a nation of sixty-five mil- vailing salesman named Richards. Bi- but gratification." In another place the same paper says: "The news of the election to the Alberta Legislature of W. A. Buchanan was received with pleasure here and his- scores of friends in St. Thomas will extend hearty con- gratulations, irrespective of their po- litical leanings." uvif'r Stock, of you can Choose a Set or an Article to SUIT ANY HOME The White Furniture Co. Phone 356 Crabb Street Side lion people, fairly prosperous taxed almost if not quite to the limit uu to keep up the enormous army and ful chartfs was a when sober a good salesman and xenial fellow, Once, however, after aa unusually success- indulged in aii unusually rapidly growing, navy. Great Bri- i successful celebration, and .ended b tain in itself is a nation of forty-five going; to sleep in. the public office of million people, equally if not more 1 the prosperous, heavUv toed bu, not Don't Throw Away Good garments because soiled, stained "or faded. Have them inade to look like new at the Telephone 53 f Bosey, go' jump on yourself." said nearly to the extent in Germany nor ____jt nearly to its limit.. But Britain has his sleepy employee, outside her kingdom nearly twenty! The senior partner millions of people bound to her by ties of Wood and: patriotic political relationship of partners in a great empire. These outlying dominions are becoming wealthier and stronger every year and yet have not tried it. next and was rewarded with the you jjo to The firm held an indignant meeting. decided to 'dispense- with Bichards's services, and. the bookkeeper what they owed: this erring' salesman. "Fifteen hundred dollars." h.e re- ported. "Hichards has soM sixtv yurteu. .nicnaros nas soia. .sm.v known the meaning of -military. thousand dollars' worth of goods in naval taxation. the past three months." Now is the tune for these young The partners'looked at each other giants to stand beside; the parent na_ tion'-and' give the world such a dem- saia the senior partner, strength and Avill forever persuade the nations-, of the futility and fooUshness of attack- A VEBDICT ing Britain's supremacy. Whether by Fargo, Korth JDakota, once boastort contributing battleships and men to a and coroner. the British navy'or bv makins ample Qn-e ffive t -iu verdict of a stranger who-had been provisions for the defence of their j the -victim of.a fit on the main street own shores, if Canada, Australia, j As the man was known to nobody he i Watch For 'S BAY Advertisment Columbia Dry Cell Batteries For gasoline engine ignition, for bell or telephone work W. L McKenzie Co. Electricians "Redpath St. Lethbridge FOR.JALE A Great Snap for HOMESTEADERS 6 good work marts I wagon with grain tank, nearly new 1 single buggy with pole 2 double harness I set driving harnst Must sold. TERMS Apply for Particulars RODGERS4 YOUNG Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE STIRLING I AND DISTRICT City Property, Business Sites, Farm Lands, and PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. 8. QALBRAITH-Physiciaa Surgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; Office 914-Bed- path St. Phoue 63. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEAN I Street. 2.3. 7-8. DR. A. McNALLY-Office and rooi.-s. Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3. 7-8.30. Phone night and dtj 277. DR. J. E. LOVERI No-Physician, Surgeon, Accoucher, Block. 9 a.m., u to 1. 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day aud night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, C.M.-apecial- ist, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Office a.m., 2-5 p.m.. 7.8 p.m. DENTISTRY 1 REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE 1 O o R.A.Davis Stirling The Private Dining Rooms at the are now open, and are well patronized by the public Union All White Most up to date Restau- rant in the city, Lunches from lOc. up Meals from 25c. np N. H. MURRAY Prop Hoyal Collieries Coal HUGH TAYLOR, Agent .will fill orders promptly. Weight and quality guar- anteed. A trial order solicited PHONE 287 Milk Cream Butter Eggs ALL FRESH AND PUKE Delivered Daily Our Cleanliness and Purity Cox Son Phtie347 P.O. Coal, Ice and PRAYING j Western Transfer Co. LCftTG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PHON e3 OR. O. j. COURTICE DeutUt Graduate of Northwestern Univerai ty, Chicago, 111. Office 1-5. Rooms U and 12, Macdonald Block. UNDERTAKING ADDISON SON-Leading Under- takers .and JEmbalmers. The established business in the city SOUn 0 Office aud residence; 321 Crabb St. Parlort open dav and night. RECTOR AN D E M BALM EfN-Gtt- nages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire half. Open day and night. Phone 369 P. 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM "pr. aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard House. Crabb R. Cooper, con- cert baritone. At liberty for con- certs, At Homes, etc. For termi apply, Lethbridge, Alta. MR. ALBERT of Dr. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Hancock, r-R.C.O., L.R A.M.. Organ and Theory. Voice culture. pipe organ, piano, harmony tad theory, song singing. Open for eon- certs, recitals, etc.: Terrnn on application. Box 690, Leth- -bridge, Alta'. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital JOHANNES H, MACMILLIAN-Pq- pu; of Henri Verbruggen, cf Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlui, Ger> :many. High Class Scotch specialty. :_0pen for quets; For ap. ply Royal Collieries, Xethbridie. LEGAL Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries LH All Stocks Handled HEAD B C L. Mid Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Bank, Lethbridge, W. C. Barris- ter, etc. Office; Southard Block. jfCI New Zealand and South Africa show a determined" patriotic desire to .pre- serve the empire intact and its SUT premacy as the arbiter of peace un- questionable, there :will be such an exhibition of strength that no nation will attect. Thus the peace of the world and the position of the Bri- tish Empire will be preserved.: present appears to be the time to act. This is the opportune mo- ment. There is no occasion for a stampede. No one doubts that at the present moment, the empire is secure. By calm deliberate, patriotic co-op- eration of Motherland and colonies position may be maintained and that -without devastating war. The resources of the empire are over. whelming in their greatness. If Ger- .raany and the other nations are brought to see this, there- need' be fear-of Britain's position being challenged. was hurriod to the much-prized new There the case, was diagnosed as appendicitis, tut when the operation took place the at tending surgeon discovered that the patient had previpvisly relieveti of his appendix. The doctor endea- vored to retract his steps, but the OUR POINT OF VIEW What have you crone this year toward makinlg your premises part of the city beautiful? Farmere in other parts of the coun- try- are thinking cleaning up grain for seeding. In Southern Al- berift some, farmers have their seed- ing almost if not quite done. Watch bridge grow. It is not meewary to watch it pass a given point to tee the progress. It is in on all Onuda .regard, ttripe Mtliffod to r (iMt AJbwte to bare four UNDER ROYAL WARRANT We shall in the future tell Postage Stamps and Pott Cards which pays better than closing onr premises before dinner for the rest of the day. We to our patrons. 8ee OUT Easter Novel- ties; and tke now famous cheap sale of Fancy Goods and maples. a Fortune in Fruit You have heard of the wonders of B, C. Fruit Lands. How would you like to own ten acres in the famous. Arrow Lake District, where irrigation ;is not and where fhe land yields a clear profit of from to on ten acres every year. Where vegetables and small fruits produce in such abundance that the are almost beyond belief. Here's yonr chance, if you have a little "ready money or can save a few every month. YOU CAN HOLD II ACRES OF THE FINEST FRUIT LAND IN THIi FAMOUS DISTRICT. Present prices of to S1K per acre on easy terms, afford those in- terested in fruit growinf an unusu- al opportunity. This is the most attractive fruit district in the Kootenay" District of British Columbia. Nestled among the mountains on the shores of the beautiful Arrow Lakes amid scenic beauty unsurpassed, soil -of exceed- .ing depth and richness: THE LAND OF PERFECT FRUIT No insect fruits pests, good market, good transportation, good climate and good.. watei with roads to -every 10 acre tract with an inexhaustible niar- ket at your dooie.' THE ACREAGE IS LIMITED, THE OPPORTUNITY BOUNDLESS. A card brings free literature. The land is being sold rapidly. Hundreds of inquiries are being: received, and fortune awaito the man who buys now. LEZTHBRIDGE XOUufc. NO. Sfi C. B. P. O. E. ;ts on the second and fourth Tues- y oi each month at 8-15 p.m. A 6HAKMAN, M. DRIEST, B. BeoreUtr CONYBEARE J. P. Conybetre, K.G., D.C.L.; B. Hoitoo Jones. B.C.L. Bairistera, etc. Conybeare Block. Lethbridge, Alberta. H. A. J. Boom 14 Staf- ford Blk. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Room 4, Whitney; Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS' LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, No. Sou of Iflgliri fcoefit Societj Meets in the Oddfedllows' fiall every first and third Wednesday iu the month at 8 p.m. "For fnll particulars apply Y W. j; Wade, Fred T, Bobinr W. President. Sec., Boi 57. F. 8. Boom 9. Whitney Block. JAS. A." Macdonald Block, Redpatb Street, LethBridge "Alta. Isl and 3rd in K. of F HaU at 8 o'clock. Viiitinp brethren are cordially iuvited. rf. AiHCROFT, 24-lj OUS NEIOIO, W.S. W. M. Calgary'and iLethbridge. SpecialiBt in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventUa- -tion; Ernest E. Carver, Etc., MiM Lethbridge Bryan Block. and bolid-i i er. Estimates cheerfully given. pairs -and alterations executed the shortest notice. Box 730, bridge, A1U. l! FREDV ROpNEY AND W. H.: H0LTji and builders. mates furnished free, Bepairs alterations -promptly attended tol All work guaranteed. Box'98, tethj j bridge. R. E. and contractor. Lightinf: er installations. Plans and cations. Office ilcKeown't ware. Phoue SOS. LETHBRIDGE FRttMAN, ALBERTA A.F. r A.M., Q R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Begular netting night, the third Thursday of each montb in Masonie Hall, P. O: at 8 p.m. Visiting brethrm will aL receive a hearty wtfoome. A. C. If ester, W M O. V. Storttey, flecretsry, P. O. 117. FOR to Wit Ham builder "and couUseUi London Bpad: 15 years experisast Estimates'free. M-t PEACE METAL WEATHER STRII will last :a lifetime. KMIB sash. -Absolutely etclades drafti dost and snioke. K. J. ThompspB P. 0. Box Lethbridm in the sseond and fourth Widnssday month. VtoHing nsifhtecs win at. ways Teeeivs a hearty wttovM Oanp no, imm. OiMltlkmi Hall tuty mrth WidMiday ol dlfor, 0. W. WbiUngj Bsoftwr, IT A. Clerk, V. Itarsstt. OtOROE BEATOH-Oontrmctor builder. Estimates free. JbpaMnl and alterations s specialty. ltd porary office City Bckety, Ford ft! or I. KAKIN, PUU.IO STtHOC RAPHER-OSUt, Postoflos No. Stt, I ;