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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 4, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta BUILDING AT COLEMAN Mining Town is in a Town na was so fine that ht had CVCn writ i tcri a head for his hand-me-down in- j Mr. Fogtirud is ripping up the sod TcrVijt.1v: I i with his strain oullit. He is doing: excellect work. The Taf: forces" would like to peace with Foraker now, but they deeni it impracticable to enter into negotiations with him at this time. WOULDN'T SCOOP EYE OPENER (Vancouver Saturday Sunset) A gentleman in Calgary sends me a tobasco flavored account of a certain function alleged to have been given a the residence of a" bank manager in that city. My correspondent explains that, as the genial Bob Edwards himself took part in the festivities he could not "blow back" on his friends by the account, as well as a-really amusing" illustration of the. affair .which my iritnd sends me, in the Eye Opener. I have several reasons for not .using the matter which .my Calgary cor- respondent has gone to so much trou- ble to send me. The first'is that I coald not think ...of invading the field which Mr. Edwards has created and so ably.monopolized in the Eye 'Opener. The other is that people in Vancouver, not educated to the standard of Calgary's high-spot mor- ality, could- not expected to un- derstand or appreciate the humor of a mixed gathering assembling in a bank manager's house to hold high ONTARIO CAMPAIGN "Since rthe matter of incorporation ivas 'first mooted in. our town many inquiries-have been made as to what benefits, would derived should s.ucb a seen be tulcen and. it is found they j Head on. His Own Boost. The head ran: The restaurants report a rushing V-FROMIXEXT business. are so very few that we wonder the The livor-v cuestioii xvas raised at all. Coleman f liessrs- is not a prairie and as I1 am assured it would in Calgary, i but I am certain that even if the policy of this paper permitted it to I publish such a story, its circulation i would be largely affected in quite a different way. In that possibility I take: no little pride, as it shows that the Saturday Sunset is being road by large numbers of that section of the community it seeks to" interest" in its columns. In this city the people seem, to ap- preciate a paper thpy don't have to hide in their inside pockets -when they buy. They like open up their paper in the street cars and to feel that it is safe to leave around the house whefe the children may take a read at it. This is, the class of readers the Saturday Sunset appreciates most CHURCHILL IN CITY OF DUNDEE Dundee, May Chureh- ill president of the board of trade whose recent failure to be elected to Parliament from the northwest divi- ESCAPADE AT TABER CREATED A LIVELY SENSA- TION Taber, April Qorporul Mason, H.AW.M.P. was out this morning on patrol duty was ac- costed by a man named Moshier who charged another man named Gier don of Manchester has forced-him him> Bolk returnocl to' to seek a "safe" seat, arrived heie to jMason arrested Gier contest the vacancy caused'by the el- evation to "the peerage of Edmund Robi-rtson. Churchill has a well or- ganised opposition to fight but it will require an enormous turn over of votes to defeat him. The unionist candidate, Sir George Baxter has a powerful local influence and the Is.- bor candicUl'S G. H. Stuart, which is a no'velty in this country is strong. Serygour of the United Irish League is urging the Irish voters to give their complete support to Churchill on the ground that .Premier Asquith has ad- opted Mr. Churchill's pledges at Manchester regarding home-rule f or., Ireland as representing the poliev ol fables' whew the government. had put hu horse the Corpurut taking the precaution of telling Mr. Pearson that if Moshier attempted lo remove his horse to. immediately ac- quaint him. While at the court word was brought that Moshior had taken his horse and had bolted. Corporal Mason immediately mounted but lost some time in tracing what direction the fugitive had taken. At length finding that-he had gone south, he gave chase, following him about six whcu The latter being prepared to give substantial bail for his appearance in court next Friday and stating who would go bail for him, .both the Cor- poral and Gier proceeded to call on the man who wouid go bail. In the meantime an .old man named Fender arrived in town and laid in- formation charging Moshier with hav- ing drawn a gun on him. The par- ties then proceeded to the court house where the magistrate was sitt- ing, the corporal intending to apply for a warrant for Moshiei-'s arrest. On the way they had to pass by Pear JOB FOR FERRIS St. John, B., Afay L.P. former minister of agriculture or the province of [New Brunswick and who was defeated in the last >rovincial election has been appoint- d commissioner of police along tbe me of the trans-continental through Stew Brunswick. BREAKING THE LAW miles, but having a good start and being well mounted, ho was unabii to overtake his inun. Returning to t town he immediately wired the cut- j lying stations giving information of Many good meaning citizens often Ashler's escape Tt is very prob- break the laws without any intention or knowledge .Many people get mixed up in costly law suits and court pro- able that his freedom will be of short duration. Moshier had some guns on his saddle which Corporal Mason re- ceedings that could easily have bctn moved aml-nmr hds iu hib posscssi0fl avoided had they known how to pro- Thc were to have boca hoftrd ceed or where to stop. "Ignorance Friday next, but of the law excuses. ikrnian." A man must therefore suffer for his igno- rance of the law. Farmers, mer- employers and employees often get into difficulties with one another, and much unpleasantness as well as heavy loss ensues. Xow to offset much of these necessary conditions.. and whose support it has been care-j. J. R.' Long, J.P.. of Caron, Sask., lias Ell, the proprietor, credit for his iu deserves great sightedness to i-na, with all the bluntness1 of. a 1 reporter, asked himself the following build ji structure itsi Jctnd, The i they do it most wisely, and in public wJ1, appreeiate the fact thoj- ea.ioy all privileges any cdulij enjoy. One thing we: have not and that is salaried of- ficials such as mayor, clerks .-..etc., and they are not found neces- sary, thus making1 an annual -saving- of -jiiany nundreds of dollars that can "be spent' upon toira improve ments- .-The fact is, upoft inquiry, it is found.that Coleman occupies, .the unique position of enjoying all the decided advantages of an incorporat- ed tom-n with the disadvantages cut without the necessity -of" becom- accotnmodatlons and his .labilitv.-. as "It was reported that you are i Quickly as .lightning or rather typewriter could get CONSERVATIVES WIN iua: incorporated. don't. kho w what ..the. Board Mrs. rogdrend here from >'the Iady typewriter could get it j North Dakota, last tO hiiiself: week. i "I haven't said so. _First of all .Mrs. and family moved to [Put. .that 1 "am I the-homestead-southwest of townlastinot in thc race affailtst CdL Bryan, j f ili he is nominated and consents to ,__ run I" w.ill vote for him and urge all friends to do the'-same." Gives "Facts" on. His Career Halifax, N. April Mr. Crosby, Conservative, was elected mayor of Halifax by more than 900 majority over Hawkins fully cultivating, not, I am pleased to say, without "-success. .1 Bob Edwards, jolly dog that he is, J prefers to cater to the men who like i a spicy who will buy his paper [and chuckle over it in hotel bars clubs and other places where men foregather. He appears to be success- ful in reaching' the class of readers he wants., as the- Saturday Sunset is in those it prefers. For all these reasons I must.forego opportunity of.a.scoop on my es- just published from the .latest'statutes of Dominion and provincial revision, and from legal lights, a handsomely cloth bound'book covering., some six- both prosecutor in. one castv and''-defendant in another, combined in- the one individual havc- dssappeared- the cases must be post- poned' "Sine Die-" until the man landed. FINDLAY.--RIVER: GOLD Vancouver, B. C., April of the latest arrivals from Ingenika gold diggings, the new strike on the Find- lay river, who 'has reached Port Es- sington. says that all the good ground i teemed: Opener. co tern, the Calgary Eye TJntle. Jobie Lewellyn has been up for a few days. TTe congratulate him as being one of the, first men to have jprain.up-.. Farmers of thrift and ONTARIO CAMPAIGN In order that the-, country may j energj- like him are all to be congra-j know all about, the-gentleman "who.1- COW LEY tulated. j may be forced to take a place on the f-' of i Services be held m the school the Tribune takes pleasuix 1 Trade may do in the matter but we I house, each Sunday by the Rev. J. ;iti printing a few salient facts about believe from the in which Cole-jK. Munroo. All are cordially invited his-.career, which must be correct, for1 man is growing we might almost say I to attend. i they are furnished. by himself in the bouining, it is better to let well i readymade intert iew: _ i enough alone for a while at least. The. first oi -July will, soon .be here and 'already C'olcman'.s annual gala i daj- is -iMinsr Ppoken of. Since her f Cowle-v- APril Ladies Aid foundation Dominion Day has been I the charch held a recognized-as Coleman's by all the j successful ice ,social other towns of the Pass and well j Wednesda-v evening- last. A very ia- she has repaid them for thus honor- 'programme was rendered ins her. Last years sports, a sum realized, races, prizes, and concerts were all that., could be desired and this year the much improved facilities at 3fr_ Conrad is -a "Virginian. .His t ehivalric instincts appeal-to the.Vest erner, and .the transplanted Vir is able to combine the courtli-j jness of the south with the, bustle, of 'the west, collossal things are bound! to happen. Of such happy traits is the Hon. AV. G. Conrad of Montana, i banker, captain of industrv, mine i Rev. T. S. Whitmore-of politiciail. and statesman, to! occupied the pulpit at the Methodist j hand may standard committed the in November i LOST LOT OF MONEY: SUICIDED r St. May i Bakk. the 'Jewish millionaire publish- er of the .Eeeept hanged himself" in I'the 'bath room of'his residence here. i His act was due to "financial losses, j which totalled He was a self made man. ty subjects that every farm- j has been staked but none or the lo- er, business: man and citizen every day of the week. It, is of eapecial interest to landlords, homesteaders., merchants and in fact to every man; deals ith practically every phase of common law, and scores of other greater subjects, cov- ering the homestead laws and regula- tions as fully as any government of- ficial can Inform. Also land laws, farmer's law, mechanics act, for the price of "postpaid. Ad- Sask. E. LONG. Caron, cators have reached -bedrock. The value of the dirt will. not..be known until It -is report- ed, that ..famine prices rule for pro- visions which -are scarce. Flour ix a sack and. bacon -per; pound. WARNER The population of Warner is stea- dily increasing, new settlers coming in: right along. .The provincial government' has sent u thousand dollar well boring machine here, to bore anpther xvell for tho town. The pumping of the new well will be done toy means of :a gasoline engine which the gov- Winnipeg, April daring but fcrnmenf is.'putting in. With two unsuccessful attempt was made last good wells Warner will be well sup- Sunday night to; rob the branch of plied.-with water. The people .of War BURGLARS FRIGHTENED the Canadian Bank of Commerce.-in j Weston, a suburb of this city. A hole MORE "BRAINS AND LESS .PULP; six inches square was tunneled Uhrough" the outer walls of ;the vault (Calgary .ISTews.) When Hon. Frank Oliver at Hie banauet of the Canadian Press As- but the burglars did -not succeed in 'ncr are gerfectlj" satisfied, with..the way the provincial government is looking- after them. Seeding around Warner is. just ab- out finished, many farmers having all an entrance or getting away-jtlieir crops in now. There, will, w'th any booty. They were eviden ly j fti10ut 6vc thousand acres under crop I sociation held in Toronto some time i threw out the phrase, "Put more brains and less'pulp into your news i he struck a. hard shot at a "j foolish system that has. prevailed an i many parts of Canada and the TJnit- i ed States. i 1 It is not so long since the leading newspapers of the continent were able to put' all of the news the people eithen frightened away or else 'be- came daunted at -the unexpected size of the job they .had undertaken abandoned it. this year as against two thousand Inst year. The winter whea.t is look- ing fine and there are excellent pros- pects of a biff crop this fall. Ckurch on Wednesday afternoon U1 democratic 'Ker "disposal .she- promises even better interest of the funds of the mis-i-of thl-s year. ''_.-" HON. J. P. WHITNEY, K. C. M.P r- i wanted to in the eolumns of .a and'mom Don't forget Coleraan's; sions ol" Rev. C. Bishop Mr Couratrs marvelouSlv'success-' Prime Minister of Ontario and Leader] twenty-eight column paper. Charles j of the Conservative Party j'A. New York Sun was never more prosperous or more entertaining Pay, July Colt-man took the former's work at Pishburu. f u, e 'to sec them blazing soon. The annual sports will be held on j Monday, 3lay 25th, when an inter- years jesting1 series of races and sports will be run off for which generous prizes are offered. It is hoped that the an- inual rain storm win be by its Baseball and football 'swing on fine J than when it came out with four i pages of seven columns each. Joseph and! Vancouver, April Galedon- j Pulitzer, when he took hold of the in four years had become a partner jiaiw of Calgary, 7, Thistles 0. The Xew York World, said in his open-ijig in the firm and at the end of four I Caledonians could have' made 10 j editorial .'that he belived the news its sole proprietor by 0'. without any effort had they the world would be found in. the and would have done it but j forty-eight columns of the air'. Conrad has done notable work j 'fact that the York World and-the. foundation' as a banker in -Montana.and is inter i in a nuntlx.-r of banks there. Peroration of Auto-Euloerv NEW ARRIVALS 1 N Manitoba Saskatchewan and Alberta LAND FOR Victoria, B. C.. INDIANS sided and that the poor Thistles the great prosperity of that jour- so very plainly distressed. The Cal-jnal was laid on the. basis oi its first edoniam won because they scored thr i editorial announcement.' most goals and they scored the most! This question is affecting all think- are.m lull j peroration of the auto-euiogy j goals for many reasons. The team j ing newspaper men today and will evenings and rival j is worth printing in, full, even if j was given a .bit of a shakeup affect' the general public later on. In teams strive for honors. Before is at a premium. "Here it is: j made a wonderful change. Stuart j the introductory editorial of the Daily So much for :ur. Conrad, the mer-j played on the inside left with Thomp-jNews, over a year ago, the statement April 29.__Owiu" 1 summer is ended the clubs will be placed in tlu- United States ter-: ton on Monday night to attend the 'presidential timber, and quiet but I centre. This change worked wonders, i the present. ritr-ry: An aplication has been made Injecting the Synod of which body j earnest talk has circulated amonp j Hardly had the game started when, it j There: is good reas'on in the by the local .supr-rinty-ndcnt of In-, he is clerk. As tho Synod will not'! democratic lenders that. Mr. Conrad was set-n that nature had intended j West for fallowing the advice: of the} d'sn .igrjncU-S; A. W. Vf.wlee f.-.r 220 j adjourn until Saturday it is unlikely j be made either the'dark hcrsc candi-! that as the ideal line-up of the Cal- Hon. Frank Oliver as fully as it is acres to replace this from the pro-ithat lie will return in lime'to con-j dale for democratic nominaiJon j ed'bnians. And again 'the men played 4 possible to-do. Th government. INSURE YOUR HEALTH stormy days wearing a duct the usual services on Sunday. or Bryan's running mate. i better than ever before.- In the early I Rev. T. K. Whitmore of Fishburn He is a business man'and is tho i stapes when .the Thistles looked like: jlc'cturod in .Methodist Church on friend of labor, aod is-held jn high football players, the Caledonians people, want the news-in the most condensed form and at the earliest momfnt possible. In addition to that; the .cost of Wednesday evening u> a fair sized au- j estecmby the laboring- man as well !won- like star Avarriors with freight to .the Middlt; West puts a dience. The subject was "Canada i as the financial people, and the coun- a enmbination that could not be tax upon tho newspaper that few peo- throujrh an 'Englishman's' Spec- J try needs a business administration, i beaten. j pie are aware of. A carload of white taclfts." Conrad is a simon pure demo- backs to the half backs to tho. -paper valued at will cost in Mr. .T. M. Eastcrbrooks- who hasjcrat. and was twice a candidate for forwards and all along the line and freight between the eastern mills and Ix-tm in charge of the North Star {the sonatori.-i! and in. 1898 sboot and another goal was j Calgary the sum of This'means Cranbrook, JJ, C., all win tfr, has returned to. his ranch on the South Fork, where he will remain un til mining matters improx'e. Mr. fT. F. Xorthup, formerly of Scotia, hns arrived from Cal- gary and occupies the position of' ac- countant of the Union liank. Mr. W. S-chlosinger has returned to Cal- 'gary. He will be missed. barely missed the election in that now famous contest. Ills heart onerpjy and executive abil ity will him to serve the na- tion nobly. Ho has held political office as first mayor of Benton and senator in the territorial legislatures of 1879 and 1830 and is the rccopp his party in Montana. At half time the score was And after that it was easily per cost thirds of a cent to carry scored; 2 to 0. seen that the Caledonians score whenever they wanted t could 950 LICENSES CUT OFF Toronto, April hundred ancl in thrity-fivc irmni- leader 'arc to cut out .'local option in Ontario, tomorrow. that, every cent's worth of white pa- it to its destination, and this involves a cliscriminatory tax against Western newspapers as against those published nearer the seat, of supply. Which is another reason why West- ern newspaper men should endorse the trite saying of Hon. Frank Oliver, "More brains and less pulp." Every new-family that comes to Western'Canada should be users of Royal Grown Soap right from the Ask any of the people you settle near, 'and they will tell you it is the best soap to use. It is specially made for the West. The water in this country is very hard. Royal Crown Soap is made from a special formula to suit this hard water. Don't begin your life in'lhe West by using any other soap, and thus wasting money and getting poor results. Tests made show that 6 bars of Royal Crown Soap do more work than G bars of ordinary soap. .Royal Crown, Soap will save you money, it is easier on 'the clothes. It washes whiter than ordinary soaps. Don't make the mistake of starling with any but Royal Crown Soap. You will find that your neighbors are using it as they know it is the best soap for use in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. Start right away and save your wrappers for premiums. We will send a list of premiums free 10 any who ask for it. Royal Crown Soap has been in use almost exclusively for over 20 years in Western Canada, THE ROYAL. CROWN. Ltd. WINNIPEG. ;