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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 4, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta TUESDAY, MAY 4, IMI. Daily Herald Printed by ths Daily Herald Printing Ltd.. every lawful evening at its office. Round St., Lethbridjft. Alberta, Canada W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Di- rector and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered ......I4..00 Daily, six months, delivered 2.00 Daily, three months, delivered 1.00 Daily, one month, delivered.....35 Daily, one year, by mail .......3.00 Daily, sir months, by mail 1.76 Daily, three months, by mail.'... .86 WeeKly Herald, one year 1.50 Addresses changed as often as de- sired, but both new and old address must be given. GOOD NEWS Canadians without exception make the railroads sit up and become convinced they cannot run things to suit themselves. Wonder if the Timothy Eaton print- ed school books in Ontario will carry the union label? A lot of houses in this 'ere need painting. If the owners don't get a hustle on will be tempted to publish a list of the thoughtless people. It takes than sweet gressive city as Lethbridge had prov- ed itself to be would be behind the most progressive movement in the history of Canada. He designated Lethbridge as the capital of Southern Alberta, and as a worthy capital of a splendid country. He had been told by an implement man in Win- nipeg that his firm had shipped, to Lethbridge no fewer than one hundred and twenty steam plow outfits this year. The exposition would bring this to the notice of the people of the peas and boulevards to make a city j east aiid iielp them to get out of the beautiful. Toronto boasts of its loyalty in war time but when it comes to dipping down in its pockets and subscribing toward a monument in memory of the Canadians who fell in the South African war. it is niggardly. Loyalty that doesn't cost anything seonis to be the popular typo in Ontario's cap- ivill! be glad to know that Earl Grey has j decided to remain in Canada as Go- j I veruor general for iho full six years jj of the term of oiiice. Only two ernors-general h.tve previously stayed out the full u-rrn, these being Lord Dufferin and Lord Aberdeen. Earl Grey proved what was expected ital. gang plow stage of development. He enlarged on the value of the ex- position in developing what Canada needs most, a real Canadian spirit. Canada will see what it produces when brought into competition with the other nations of the world. In conclusion Mr. Daly raised the aud- ience to ;i high pitch of enthusiasm by vividly portrayin Swift's 1 White Soap Side sionary work in India, recently re- turned to New York a visit. He was n at a well-known hotri of him. that he would make an ideal! where everything nun except governor-general. He has taken real and inielligent interest in the j country of which he is the head and it is doubtful if there i; another manj in" public life in Canada who has a j the great, re- source -of ilu; different provinces of the Dominion. After announcing that J. W. Mc- Xicol.' j-t-cretary of the Board of Trade would accompany the party as the T.cijibridne representative, Mayor A minister who has been doing mis- j Henderson culled on C. G. K. Nourse who moved the following resolution. i sceotuit'd by C. E. Carlson. j That the oitizer.5 of Lethbridge unanimously and enthusiastically i Just placed in stock The Bentiey Co. ltd. i Wiiciesale and Retail Phong 35 IT ALWAYS ATTRACTS I when a pretty foot is encased in an j exquisite and dainty shoe from Ger- i man's. There is nothing that adds to 'a woman's feminine attraction like a j pretty foot, and whether she posses- ses it or not she has a shoe that makes it look so when she buys from the superb stock displayed at Ger- man's. I jF. German The Shoeman BEGIN BLOCK the absence of the very torrid sauces and spices to which he hud bee-tune I accustomed in the Far' East. For-] tunately he had brought with him a i supply of his favorite condiments. endorse the scheme oi holding W.A.L-L P.APE.R. Canadian Exposition and Selkirk Cen- tennial, hi Winnipeg jn 1912. Thai we instruct his Worship the more thorough grasp ,f Canadian af-jand bv with the head wait. i Mayor to immediately arrange that fairs than has_ Ear! Grey. 'He nasi r were hig communications be sen: our repre- a leader in thought and a pat- ron and promoter of movements for! One- dry another guest saw the ap-j seniative in Parliament C. A. Ma-; Largest and best stock in the city. Paper Hanging, Paint- ing Etc. euri1 c Ior I petisin- bottle on his neighbor's the the benefit o: the the neiirhbor to eive hhn j er. eliciting t! ana lor the string! nenmg oi the faith o: Canadians and Britishers in this country. He is distinctly the type of governor-general best! suited to the prospect of having his services for the full term of six yoars tifvini to Canadians. sonio of "that "I'm sorrv, sir." said the waiter. but it is the private property of this! of necessary funds to carry j the proposition to a successful issue, i Mr.- Xourse said that though they i had but a vague idea f the proposi- i Hon. Senator De leir influence in se-1 J WELLINGTON Bros. Do-! rfr r> lit JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Near Steam Laundry Box 432 3O HEAD of JUST ARRIVED All young and in good shape. Apply for J. F. ROGERS Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. S. Surgeon. Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Red- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEAN6 Street. a.m.. 2-3. 7-8. DR. A. McNALLY-Office and rooi.-s Stafford Block. Office Houra-11 12. 1.3. 7-3.30. Phoue night and day 277. DR. J. E. Surgeon, Accoucher, Block. 9 a.m., 11 to l. 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day aud night. 342, D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., C.M.-Special- ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta. Office a.m.. 2-5 p.m.! 7_8 p.m. UNDERTAKING Coal, Ice and J DRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG- BEOS. Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral ONE; 63 the of the Government and the appro- j Cor. Cutbill and Court- land. Box 644. CI ili Ut-'CL T T 0 w _. rrenueman." The minister, however, country like Canaaa and wrheard the reque5i; and to the poured tion of tht- visitors before, it -was Lee Wah, a Chinaman, was arrest- ii i a minister of the j is 'Yes. sir." -And you preach hell and damn- TOO MANY CHARTERS Senator T. 0. Davis" idea of regu- j minister, luting the granting of railroad char- ters is a step in the right direction. Charters are secured too easily. They get into the hands of manipulators, who hold the piece of paper tor sale to the highest bidder. The builliog of a railroad is a second consular met who carried samples." lion. What the country wants is rail roads and a charter should not be panted unles a good sized .lep -jil is made with the government; thai the raikoad will be placed under con- struction within, a certain perioi.- If the obligation is not fulfilled t-hen the money stays in the exchequer oi the people. At the present time there an- at least a dozen charters in ed yesterdav for an offense which, ii j mixture on his meat and took a lib-j ali made clear now. All present shar- deserves .the mOst severe1 eral mouthful. After a moment he.! enthusiasm of the visitors and The was remand- turned with tears in his eyes to the I Lethbridso would not stop at passing eci until thCvi0th resolutions but do as thev can Automobiles. Gasoline Engines. Sieam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction smaranteed put their shoul- J i TO THE PUBLIC The 5econd resolution was as fol- Lethbridge Endorses Winnipeg Exposition existence for railroads, in 3o'if.hern, Alberta and we'll" warrant .if them are being peddled around 7 the possessors in order.to make.a few dollars, but with no intention cr ever building.a railroad. Let.us have ran 2 actual railroads roads. paper GEO. BROWN'S PART There has been a difference oi opinion-'as--to the political leader who had'''most do with bringing about admitted the minister. That his Worship the Mayor and "Well, you're the first minister I j President of the Board of Trade are hereby authorized to at once take steps to organize a Lethbridge Com- mittee of the Canadian Exposition and Selkirk Centennial, 1912, who will take care of the organization in the Lethbridge District, and surroundirig country, W. A. Buchanan, M.P.P.. in moving the resolution which was seconded by E. U. Rylands, first vice president of the Board of Trade-, said that Ke felt that the city had already got the worth of their money as they had with them-" seventy-five of the foremost citizens of Winnipeg and other cities. They had seen. Lethbridge- arid would go back'and talk about it. He prom- ised that Lethbridge would send an exhibit to the exposition that would be' the best from any point in Western Canada and would be the centre of (Continued Prom Front George Brown's j monev "always maintained that he "was the "creator of the movement ferences had passed without bloodshed There had been no war like the civil war across the line to abolish, the sectional differences. The differenc- es between the maritime provinces and old Canada had been overcome by the confederation of all into the Dominion of Canada in 1867. The United States had not thought of a national exposition until their sec- tional differences had been settled. Canada has now reached the com- mercial stage when her people have settled down to business, to making developing resources, build- ys, cities and seaports. The time has come as it did to the people but-many'of the admirers of Sir John j of the United'States in 1876 to say Macdonald JiavV disputed this claim. to the wbrldj --Come and see our The- other day at a banquet to somej country and see what we have done." -of the'fathers of Confederation, Sir The world went to Philadelphia in .John Carting of London, Ont., wrote J1876 and they will come to Winnipeg a letter in which he practically con-j jn jgjg ceded that George. Brown-inspired} went on to say idea and; encouraged Sir in Caiiada we have everything .Macdonald t-o'bring the movement to to make a nati0n great and prosper- -a head. Sir John Carling said: ous and spoke of "the Seaports3 rail- was ia the early- sixties, andj ways, cities, minerals, manufactures, attraction there. Both resolutions passed unanimous- ly "by standing vote. Mayor Evans briefly thanked the meeting for its enthusiastic support. The meeting closed with cheers for the Mayor and citizens of Lethbridge answered by cheers "for the visitors. A NEW THOMAS ORGAN FOR. A Car of Rockers, Dressers and Assorted Furniture Just placed in Stock TheWhite Furniture Co. Phone 356 Crabb Street Imperial Bank of Canada Fig Pills for Fagged People Are 'the great upbuilding medi- cine of -the age. New .interest in life after you've taken a box or two. 25 cents a box or five boxes for a dollar. .the situation in Canada was serious j and _pe0pie., -The-Lethbridge -indeed. Elections had held, j bridge was spoken oi as the eighth! but neither party was able to secure I d o{ th world and it had all I .rnoTtli Pn a working majority. PaxQ- produced and built CanadJF Drug rose so high that the two leaders, from Canadian material and by John Macdonald and Hon. Qadiar. engineers and workmen. A' HEAD Capital Authorized Capital Paid Up.......................................... D. R. WILKIE President. HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY Accounts Fanners and Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS attention is given to Savings Bank Accounts. Deposits of f.1.00 and upwards received and inter- est allowed at current rate from date of deposit. Lethbridge Branch, W. R. SEATLE, Manager. i Begin Block, Bound St., beside Bentley's "Store. We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying outfit, and are prepared to execute all orders for PRAYING promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. on delivery. t IS. Phillips A. L. Pattesoo Office in Nelson Gow'j Store ADD I SON SON-Leading Under- takers and Einbalmers. The oldest established business in the city Office and residence! 32] Crabb St. Parlors open day and night. T- s. RECTOR AND nages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire hall Open day and night. Phone P. 0. Box 493: MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ and voice produc- tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard Crabb Street. MR. ALBERT ol yr, Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. j -Hancock, Esq.. F.R.C.O., L.R.A.M-. Organ and Theory. Voice "culture, pipe organ, piano, harmony' and theory, song singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. Termi on application. Bos 690, Letb- bridge, Alta. We Are Leading Our business is increasing daily. Because the public have at last found the proper place where they can get satisfaction in Cleaning and Pressing their Garments. If you are not yet one of our customers give a trial. CITY DYE WORKS Telepboae 353 Round Street George to be on speak ing terms. Statesmen and political writers seemed- to have given up all hope for matter; were going from bad to worse. "Whither are we drift was a itandinc headline ia nation which can. produce- such a j bridge has reached that' stage of de- i velopment upon great j ness depends.. But other nations can show all these. Canada has, however, some- the there was talkjtMng that they cannot. show in the in some quarters oi throwing in our j magnificsnt broad prairies such as lot with the neighboring republic.. can bfi {onnd nowhere else. I happened to be on my way to Que-j bee to attend my parliamentary du- i ties- one day, and when the train j reached Toronto George Brown, the ffiugt see these and the way to-bring them is by a great na- exposition. At Edmonton they intend to ask sal down beside me. We soon, got into conversation the subject being naturally the political cricis. Fin- ally Mr. Brown brought his hand down on the arm of the seat with some force and vehemently exclaim- ed, 'Carling, John A. has the chance of his life if he will only avail Kim- self of it.' leader of the reform party came, thg government for as- the coach in which I WM seated and sistance and they want to be able to say "that .they have taken the census of opinion and have found that the principal cities and towns of the pro- 'vince are behind them. He was con- vinced that the government would say, as did the Saskatchewan -.gov- ernment, "Whatever the people say, goes with us." The last of the visitors to speak was Hon. T. Mayne Daly of Winni- peg. He believed that such a pro- confeder- 'What is I asked. 'Let him go in for he replied. 'Would you support such a move- 'Most decidedly I he re- turned. j "Mr. Brown presented to the ca- binet at-. Quebec the attitude of the Reformers on the confederation move raent, and on reaching the capital T lost no time in telling Hon. John A; Macdonald, the Prime Minister, and his thst 'Brown woiild support confederation.' "The outcome was the opening of negotiations between the party lead- ers, which ultimately led to the con- summation of Confederation. OUR WINT OF VIEW The Senate has decided that the and Northwestern Tailwajr muit build.kn miles of railway or ito charter. the way to THE YIOUN OUTFITS which have arrived today in- clude the well known "Stainer" model, 1 piece back, dull brown finish, eb- onized tail piece, pearl in- laid flower; polished pegs with pearl dot, Brazil wood bow with pearl- inlaid ebony frog, German silver cap and lining, ictttiici WOUIivj, plete with resin in ebonized brass trimmed box. Six different grades and makes of violins, to A new song, "Take Me Down to the Moving lie per copy Many others at same price. I Hff TK RtTHt (MR. Why not Join the Seventh r Regular Excursion TO THE: OW L.HKES? and have a look at what we have to offer in Secure a Home while they are to be had at a reasonable price. We go via the Crow's Nest returnin g via the main line, giving you the privilege of seeing the beautiful mountain scenery on both lines. Excur sion leaves Lethbridge and points on the C. and line on Evening of May 5th Call or write for information. There' t money in fruit lands. We have the cheapest. We have lands that are being rapidly developed. M. F i El M A N, General Agent Lethbridge, Alta. The South Alberta Lumber Co. ar building a shed in which to stor short flooring, siding and ceiling, I will contain about ten carloads. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD 8. C. LODGE PRIDE OP No. ALBERTA, Sons of England Benefit Society the and third' Wednesday Meets in every first .the month at 8 p.jn- Fer lull particulars apply v W. J. i Fred. T. Kobint W. President. Sec.. Box 87. Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays inK.ofP Hall at 8 o'clock. Visitinp brethren are cordially invited. j. A8HCROFT, W.P, 34-ly QUS NEIDIG, W.S. A.F. A.M., G.R.A. Lethbridfe Lodge Rejular meeting night, the. third Thursday of each in the Muonic Hall, F. 0. Block, 4t 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will al. ways receive a hesrtv welcome. A. C. Messcr. W.M. 6. V. Btorkey. P. 0. Box W7. Woodmen of Lothbridre Camp No. IMflt. Meets in the Oddfellows Hall every second tod fourth Wsdnesdfcf of month. Visiting neighbors win M- ways oearty wdemm. OMO. eillor, 0. W. WMtiOffj W. A. Diekson; Oltrk, K. JOHANNES H. pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Kome. Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music a specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For terms ap. ply Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL' L. M. and Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Bank, Lethbridge. W. C. Barris- ter, etc. Office: Southard Block. C. F. P. CONYBEARE, K.C., D.C.L.; .Barrister, Solicitor, Etc." Office, Conybeare Block, Ai- berta. H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Room 14 Staf- ford Blk. SURVEYING HAMILTON at and Surveyors. Room 4. "Whitcer Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. "Whitney Block. Room 9. JAS. A. Macdonald Redpath Street. Lethbridge Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest" E. Carver, M.B.A.A.. M.R.A., A.A.I.C.. Etc., Manager Lethbridge Office, Bryan Block. and build- er. Estimates cheerfully given. Re- pairs, and alterations executed at the shortest notice. Box 730. Leth- bridge, Alta. R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow, er installations. Plans and specifi- cations.' Office McKeown's Hard ware. Phone 302. FOR BEST to Wil- liam Watts, builder and contractor, London Road. 15 years experience. Estimates free. 08-28 GEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 366, City. J. H. Drafts- man and contractor. cheerfully given. If you want to see our new ideas in construction, let us show you. They won't cost you anything. Address Lethbridge P. 0. MISCELLANEOUS I. EAKIN, PUBLIC STENOO. Postoffice Block. Telephone No. 393. ERNEST LAMBRECHT Christian Sftryiew Sunday at eleven a.ov above the" Herald" of- fice. 054 f. R. painter, house painter, paper hanger, sign writer, etc. 35 Argyie Ave. Phone 114. will last a lifetime. Savts storm sash. Absolutely aiolodes drafts, dost and R. J. Thompson, P. 0. Box Mt. ;