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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 8, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LftYHtRIDOt, MAY I, till, 4 Entirely New Display of Paris __ Pattern EXTRAORDINARY (Ottawa Free I'ress) The Opposition in Parliament hav.', for boon attacking the Ma- rine and Fisheries Department; and they liuvu done so on tbe ground that it has been run wastcfully and extravagantly; and that" officials have been able to rob the treasury. For proof they point to the roport of the Civil Service Commission. But, along MR OMG'f REPORT I In HU Mission to England About Hindu Immigration UfiiyM..7-.-THon. H. Lojmoux presented tQ Parliament yostr-rduy tho rfpoH of Mackenzie.'.Kms on r- suit of his mission to England re- garding the question of tlu- restric- tion of Hindu immigration to Cswuda. As has. already been announced, Mr. Kind's mission resulted in impressing imperial authorities with the dcsira- I with this general line of attack, there ,jmy Hjmlus taking has taken a scries, of separate to guard roniov. Will be on Exhibit at I I Between Bijou Theatre and Reid's Confectionery Store in Hill's New Block. .Orders taken and filled promptly I L. A. SCOTT, Manager r -I How is tour Watch working allright? Is it keeping accurate time? We are apt to forget to look after the health of our time-pieces until some symptoms warn us that all is not well. Clean- liness is as necesary fo the wjatch as for the body if health is to be maintained. See to it-that your is horoughly- cleaned occasion- danger from fricr tion. and consequent disor- der. Bring your watch to us and let us examine it. C. Ross Tate The Sign of the Watch Ford St, near City Hall COLEMAN skirmishes over the new system of accounting which the Minister of Marine and Fisheries has introduced into his department with a view to keeping closer check on expendi- ture, and to stopping waste. The Minister employed to prepare this system, the firm of Gunn, Rich- ards Co., production engineers, and public accountants, of New York, who had done good work for the United States Government and the Intercolonial Railway. The firm has a staff made "p nf mo" "f ex- perience in steel and iron and other factories, and of expert chartered ac- countants. The former are the pro- duction engineers. They are especi- ally experienced in working out costs; t.hey advise in what way--expensiis can be reduced; they put in schemes for organizing agencies so that there will be a proper check on goods com- ing in, in stock, and goods going out, and also so that the head office, in the reports sent to them from time to time, may know exactly what is going on. They ascertiin whether em ployoes are giving an adequate re turn in services for the pay they re ccive; and they advise as to increas ing the efficiency of labor, and poin out where expenditure can be saved All this is dovetailed into the sys tern of accounting. A result is, there fore, obtained "that no ordinary ac counting can give. The minister or his deputy, in Ot tawa, has the strings of his depart rnent firmly in his grasp. He can watch what his officials are doing ii distant parts of the Dominion; and with thorough and timely inspection a standard of efficiency is attaine that is impossible where there "ha been no complete union between th method of accounting and reportin and the actual work done. The ac- counting presents, in the most illum- inating and reliable manner, the fig- ures; and the reporting presents the vital facts in such a way as to give the man at tin; head office a clear idea of what is going on. It can eas- ily be seen that the department in one yi-ar may save the whole amount that has bf-L-n paid out to put in the 1 of these people to British Columbia. Mr. King's report discusses the mat- er in its .various, -phases, explains he causes of the large influx of Hin- loos into British Columbia last year and steps have been taken to prevent my recurrence of a much esteemed farmer of this dis- trict and only-settled here recently. Emil Wattam is luifiiy engaged dis- tributing .trees and nursery stock of all kinds. The farmers of this com- munity realize'Die value of such im- provements and soon, each farm of a grove of its 1) 'autifyiiig as sarily accepted. Each contractor must accompany his tender with a marked cheque of 10 per cent, of the amount of his ten- der. Cheque to made payable to C. Ii. Bowman, secretary-treasurer of School Board. Plans and specifications on view at Room 9, Whitney Block. F. B. ROLFSON, Architect. for Alberta. Also 800 Iba. timothy seed at 8c. a pound. Apply J. T SmellK', Raymond, Alta. 111-0 Just Arrived made a fine showing. The feature of the day was the this vicinity will, hav- own, which will he well as beneficiaK Mr. and Mrs. Don Kimball and baby left for Magrath Saturday. They expect to be away a .month. Hans corapjetod ...the fence, around his residence last week. Ad- olph Waalev had charge of the con- struction. It was built in a workman like manner and adds greatly to the value of the property. Martin Loge is the unlucky ownc-r of a very sore thumb. John Ell left for Harvey, N. "Dak., to look after interests there. He intends bringing settlers. Eurl Sickles Ml for Lethbridge Monday on business. The dance Friday evening was a complete success. Dan Olson got lost in the maze of a square dance. Uncle Jobie spun in the polka. Earl Sickles enjoyed himself immensely; the rest enjoyed the dance. Norman FOR SALE One big well broken work horse ;om small pony and colt; 6 brood sows 1 disc harrow; 1 disc gang plow; 3-section harrow; 1 sulky breaker; 2 sets work harness; one 2-seated bug gy; 1-cart. Apply to Frank Maxwell old Virtue Farm, Lethbridge, Alta 121- CAR OF GLASS We can now supply your reqiiireiiients for any siw; from 4'in. x 4 in. to 50 in. x GO in. Wholesale and Retail WM. OLIVER'S PLANING MILL Office, Yurds and Factory: Cer, IOUII ud IDMPftS STREETS Telephone 153 FOR SALE Furnishings of the two best rooms in the Whitney Block. Purchaser has the privilege of retaining the rooms. Apply to D. Winkler or C. Ross Tate. SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REG- ULATIONS Coal mining rights ol trie Dominion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the North-West Territories and British be leased for a term of twenty-one years at an annual rental of an acre Not- more than acres will be leased to one applicant. Application for a lease must be made to the Agent or Bub-Agent of the district in which the rights ap- plied for are situated. In surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or le- gal subdivisions of sections, and in unsurveyed territory the tract appli- ed for shall be staked out. Each application must be accom- panied by a fee of which will be refunded if the rights applied lor are not available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the mer- chantable output of the mine at fivV cents per ton. Kvery bsaee of coal mining rights which are t.ot being operated shall furnish the district- Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each year. The lease will include the coal WANTED Uuyer wanted for a most able G-roorned cottage on East Bom- mining rights only, but the lesee may pas street, 8 rooms, bath, water, elec- be permitted to purchase whatever trie light, heated, by. furnace, on lot available surface rights may be con- 50 ft. x 22G ft. Stable, hen house, sidered necessary for the working ot the mine at the rate of an acre. For full information application .hou'.d be made to the Secretary of '.he Department of the Interior, Ot- etc. Can be secured for a cash pay-1 merit of Apply Box T., Her-! aid Office. 14-0 WANTED Second year S. P. S. Toronto me-. ciianical and electrical engineer would like in Lethbridge for I a couple of months this summer. Ap- ply IV.x X, Herald Office. 120-0 or any Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands. W. W. CORY, Deputy Minister of the Interior. publication of his advertisement will not be paid Wagner's spirit floated away on the nulody of a and he forgot the step. There look in VenvillrV WEDDING ANNIVERSARY Bowvjlle, Alta., May the evening of May 4, about forty-five of the friends of Mr. nnd Mrs, N. ITeglnnd met at their home near' Bowvillc, tho 'occasion being the twen not failing to impress upon the Eag- ty-fifth anniversary of their wedded Jcs and an present the duties they brass 'hand, fifteen strong, which head ed the procession to and from the church -playing suitable music. Rev. Mr. Murray, pastor of the Presbyter- mil Church here preached a very suit- scnnon to the crowded house, proves, the department has done well ans "played nnd not ill. Me" and when h. Under the new system the opera- tions of the department in different time, parts'of the country are registered; by the exercise of ordinary busi- ness knowledge, the Minister or his deputy can see where things are not going right. Hon. Mr. Brodeur had an unwel- dreamy, far-away as the nuisici- Cirl T Left Behind awoke he had miss- ed a dance. Kvrrynne had a good Pioneer Goal IS ON THE MARKET A iOnlctrs Strictly Attei cled to Cash Must be Paid on Delivery JUNES KICROfT Prop. Mrs. Adam Gaker returned last week from R-.-gina where she s three weeks visiting relatives and old life. The gathering took on the na- ture of a surprise and the happy cou- ple were wholly unaware, that their friends had arranged the party. owe to God and man. Miss Johbitt, primary teacher of the public school is under the doc- tor's care this week. Her work A very plensant evening was spent: being taken by Mrs. ilanthorne, wife in singing and short congratulatory the principal, who happens to be addresses after which coffee and cake, a fully tiualifted teacher. The foundation of the new Miner's Union Hall has laid and work on the superstructure is being pushed provided by the friends present, was served and the party broke up about eleven o'clock. The friends loft with ihe happy as rapidly as possible. The building couple a l'ft'r of silver napkin rings to be eighty-two fopt long by for- and n' silver cake dish as a token of their regards. L. M. JOHNSTONE Barrister and Office adjoining Union Bank. feet wide. Mr. Joe TMant, son nnd partner of our local drayman and proprietor of the Department of Marine and Fish- eries, which, even when Hon. Geo. E. Foster was at its head, was the ob- ject of much unfavorable criticism. He has undertaken to reform it. He did so long before the Civil Service Commission reported upon it. And he is- entitled to public to the abuse o[ the Opposition, who. while condemning the Minister for the condition reported in the depart- ment by the Civil Sen-ice Commission condemn him still more for the rc- icims made by him In tbe accounting which is the very foundation! of tho conduct of the department busi- ness. Without a perfect accounting Born_To Mr. nnd Mrs. Chas. At- wood, Friday. May 1, a daughter. WANTED A good general servant Apply to Mrs. R. E. Sherlock, Bompas Street.) 123-01 FOR SALE 2-storey brick store on Burdett I St.. cash, balance easy. Ap- SYNOPSJS OF CANADIAN NORTH- ply Box P., Herald. 123-61 WEST HOMESTEAD REGU- WANTED A TRACTION ENGINE at once to Any even numbered section of Do- work on the biidge. Apply John aiinion lands in Manitoba, Saskatch- Gunn Sons. 123-3 and Alberta, excepting 8 and 2G, not reserved, may be homestead- ROOM AND BOARD j ,-d by any person who is the sole head TWO FRONT ROOMS for rent with of a family, or any male over IS years home cooking, meals at the R. run bv Adams boardinj Mrs. Talbi-rt. c house, now 122-6 HORSES BURNED TO DEATH Owen Sound. Ont., May large stables of Larney Lumber Com- pany were destroyed by fire today to- gether with a large number of hor.ses. Loss about d by insur- Want.'d WANTED immediately, a good g: i-nil servant. Good Mrs. F. W. Dowc-n. wages. Apply 1101 Ford St. 125-3 The Mark of Identity We are safeguarding yourjnterests when we urge you to look for the Fit-Reform trademark in every Suit and Overcoat you buy. FOR RENT acres choice farming land 1 mile from Lethbridge. all modern house on Duf- I form street. j Apply to H. J. H. Skeith, Whitney Block. the Ragle Hoarding House had misfortune to nm a nisty spflce into his foot and is enjoying forced illness 'for time. AUtict' Secretary' if most certain- ly one of ihe if not of the of a home. You rill feel like owning one when you seeonr new lines at reason- able prices. Fvrmitere Co system no adequate check was possi- on the operations of the depart-1 moit or the actions of tho employe Hon. Nfr. Brodeur in his work slep, introduced a complete and mol-j i-m system of accounting, and isi forthwith attacked most virulently by the Opposition for dfting so on the' ground of needless expense. j FOR A WEEK PARLIAMENT j WAS HELD UP BY THE .OPPOSI-j TION WHILE THE ATTENTION THE COUNTRY .WAS BEING CALL-j ED TO UNHEARD OF AND WARRANTED EXTRAVAGANCE OF THE MINISTER OF MARINE IN UNDERTAKING TO REFORM THE; ACCOUNTING OF HIS DEPART-i MENT. IT IS NOW BEING HELDJ UP IN ORDER THAT THE COUN-i TRY MAY BE FULLY INFORMED j THAT, AS PER THE REPORT OF THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMIS-! SIGN. THE REFORM IS NOT YET COMPLETE. LOST A lady's gold watch, open face, with Monogram L. E. N. on hack. Leather fob attached. D. Higinbotham's. Reward at 124-3 It is the distinguishing sign of value. Thousands of men have learned that it pays to look for this pays well to find it. FOR SALE A FINT ST. BERNARD PUP, one of age. to the extent of one-quarter section of 1GO acres more "or less. Application for entry must be made in person by the applicant at n Do- minion Lands Agency or Sub-Agency for the district in which the land is situate. Entry by proxy may, how- ever be made at an Agency on certain conditions by the father, mother, son, daughter, brother or sister of an in- tending homesteader. The homesteader is required to per- form the homestead duties under one of the following plans: (1) At least six months' residence upon and cultivation of the land in each year for three years. (2) A homesteader may, if he so desires, perform the required resi- dence duties by living on faming land owned solely hy hirn, not I-iss than eighty (80) acics in extent, 13 the vicinity of his homestead. Joint ownership of land will not meet this requirement. (3) If the father (or mother, if the father is deceased) of a homesteader year old. aAddn-ss Lcthbridpe. W. M. Reb r. 12G-G POSITION WANTED Experienced cook would like work in hotel, especially pastry. Willing to assist in anyway. Apply BOX .T2S Lethbridce. 10 Let it guide YOU always in buying Suits and Overcoats. has permanent residence on farming land owned solely by him, not less than eighty (80) acres in extent, in the vicinity .of the homestead, or up- on a homestead entered for by him in the 7icinity, ?uch homesteader may perform his own residence duties by living with the father (or (-J) The term "vicinity" in the two proceeding paragraphs is defined as meaning not more than nine miles ;n A full sizid banjo by Tilly Burning-1 ham (best English maker) in solid U-athtT case. ?100. Office. n Apply Box McKELVIE McGUIRE Sole Agents for W. H. Field Expert Piano Tuner from Cnlgary, is in tho cify all week from May 4th (o at the Dallns Hotel. Phone your order to W. J. Armstrong, Jeweler. of rosti allowances crossed in the measurement. (5) A homesteader intending to perform his residence duties in ac- 1 eordance with the above while living with parents or on farming land own- ed by himself must notify the Agent for the district of such intention. Six months' notice in writing must be given to the Commissioner of Do- minion Lands at Ottawa, of intention to apply for patent. W. W. CORY, Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. publication ot this advertisement will not be paid ;