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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - May 8, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta Page 4 THE DAILY HERALD Thm-stb'y, May 8, lillS LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD v Ed.ttrUI. Aid Departirtnt 1224 W. A. h'anaglflj T. W. QUAVLE Circw'lt'SI DAILY SUBSCRIPTION RATES 1 ecKvrrrd 'HW J ytAr, mill ti.00 C nsonihs. I noniht, df'.lverfJ, St.OJ mil 91.90 1 mtntfcL delivered 35c. 1 cam by null 26t- t tolh es Eta nust THE DAILY HERALD FOR SALE AT Cross Drtt Hit-1. M- Sorthtm. Book Stare. J U Robertsoa CrinBrcok, S. ft Co.: Co Alchlr-aa. tndra r, T Hart; Ktnr.r AUin. L. ._ _, i Cx; R. W. d Dlamocd City uy THE WEEKLY HERALD iied tvery "Wedr-wicr In e'rM o'FTiore aad ft cuir.ma.ry of of Ibt.weelc, local anl district 1 yeir mocihs ID advance i months In advance Tic. WOMEN' AND THE FRANCHISE THE SMALL MAJORITY by which the Suffrage Bill was do: fcaled in Ihe British House of Commons points (o [he facl Uinl female franchise is gaining in-popularity. That the inove- 'mcnt is retarded from becoming effective may sjfely be put rfowii to Ilic insane (acUcs of thai band of nuiiien known si's the "milifanl suffrogetles. each of whom (o out-Herod (he other in a bid'for notoriety, There arc, of course, many old-fashioned prejudices which in the enfranchising of women the lumd of au iconoclast, in A metaphorical.sense, destroying, as Mr. Asquillv viewed it, the virtues of chivalry, courtesy, and inter-dependence of the sexes. But there is no reason to suppose that these things will ncces- jsurily come about when women are given the opportunity of becoming live members in the realm of politics. In dealing with economic measures women will prove, cf 'much benefit. This is evidenced by the deliberations of the Na- tional Council of Women" at Jifdiilreal. There are certain prob- lems with which are more in sympathy with anc! they arc in a better position than most men to deal with a good irany of them. It is noteworthy in looking at the division list lo see that Hie Knbor members of Parliament voted solidly in favor of granting women the franchise. So far as economic problems are con- corned as they effect the. masses one views in this an apprecia- tion pf the usefulness of women in helping lo deal with Ihem. Judging from the signs of the timss it will not he long be- for; the'Women of the British Isles are, accorded the suffrage. If Jiis realization is-further postponed, (hen the blame will be on the irresponsibles who are doing their best (o damage Iheir cause in the eyes of all sensible members of both sexes. the which nmsl tfom the of I'xpirt knowlcdjjo. To u-sid Mi'.il Canned InimK Ad ami, furllifr, tho strirl dutiis cnLiiU'd on nu'at iiisjit'clois aiv I'Muuyh to make it that I ho slnVl bUVMilLnux on implies real need fur tlio sjniv. lloiv aro suiue of llio dot.iiU of tlii1 diities of iiirat iii-pi-olurs in couiK-cliioi plant-: Iti'toiv the animal f.m to Ihe tloor the iu- Iliumsli (hi1 pciis and examines i-u-iy animal thor- If of tho iiiiimals in liK opinion is not ready to be kilkil il i> nut until l.tst when it is under spociul TIioM1 animals which h.ive passed the inspector uro soul lo tlio lloor where another inspector insptfts llif Ulliiisi jii'.H'os'i. Tho head is iirit removed oxamini'd for liiberoulosis or measles If any sijms of UICM' diseases are found the animal is held uut for closer inspection. Those which show no siiiiis of disease are opened and (he intestines are tirst e.v iMiiiued. If no infection is seen the liver and Ihuracic viscera arc next examined. The mosl careful and miuulo exaniinaliou is givt'ii tho heart and lungs. lasl examinalUm lor diseases or bruin's is m.ide svhrn Ihe animal is split open. The eultiiij; room is Ihe next place the inspector is loquiivil to inaki1 very close examinations. He must see that ihc men engaged in cutting the moat are dressed in clean and sanilary cUiihiny, thtit Iheir knives and inslrmneiib have been thoroughly cleansed before use. If men ;no careless iilioul bundling Ihe meat and throw it on Ihc lloor caielcssly the in- spector has the right lo demand Iheir dismissal. The raw meats are then wrapped preparatory lo shipping. Here the inspector musl again exercise great care to see that the meat is nol in- feclcd while being wrapped. The material used for wrapping must bear his stamp before it can lie used, the clothing of the employees must be sanitary and Iheir hands clean. Acording to Or. Knglisli moat inspection is still in its in- fancy and Ihe ncxl decade will see much progress along thai line. He goes still farther by saying every fanner should be forced lo briny his animals to a public slaughter house main- tained by the. gmcrnmcnt. These details emphasize the importance of the institution of at least a municipal abattoir. The devising of moans for eslab- lishing a packing plant is one which iias been urged in tlvso columns. This is an institution which Lclhliiidge stands "really in need cf. The Standard Securities Co. Real Estate and Investments Owners of Morningside Suite 111-115 Sherlock Bldg. P.O.Box 1979 Phone 1291 What Others Think OUR POINT OF VIEW Canada's mint is proving a gieul success. It is one of liic achievements of Sir Wlifiid Lauricr. Everywhere there is Ihe satisfaction with Ihc farm conditions. When Ihe fanners are pleased it is a sure omen of the good times to come. The economists estimate child is worlh ?10DO lo the How valuable, therefore, is the work of child saving? The Children's Aid Society of the. best of support and morally, plus some individual-effort. The Alberta eleclions are a thing of (he past hut are slill j Hie favorite theme in Calgary, and one of Ihc funniest things of i them all is the spectacle of one" Georgeson talking so uuch ahoni the Liberal machine. A public library is an absolute essential (o a modern city. _clhbridge lags in the race but it may be out of consideration or the financial stringency. There would be no harm in keep ng up Ihe agitation and having everything in readiness when Hit lime is opportune. AMATEUR THEATRICALS THE LOCAL MOVEMENT which lias so far materialized in the -prospect of the "Country Girl" being placed on the boards of tiie Majestic Theatre nest week should serve ns on encouragement for the continuance of such societies as the Amateur Dramatic. That they produce much that is of benefit to society in general may be regarded as generally accepled. the cultivation of the aesthetic side of life there is a great deal lo be said .in their favor and they come entirely within the of what is ideal community work. Mutual interests mid co-operation go a long way towards making for success, and the stride from ''Billec Taylor'" to live more ambitious presentment of Hie "Country Girl" is only n proof of (his. In Ihe social life of a people amateur associations for tltc furtherance of those things which are okin lo v.hat Scottish pro- fessors call the "Humanities" go a long way-in bringign out local taicni, creasing scqusiniar.ces, and helping out tbwards that camaradcris which serves to link society. The newcomer is strange lo the city and who is possessed of a good voice or of t'.iealrical ability is drawn towards such associations, and finds his lot a good deal more congenial than it otherwise might have been. Irrespective of the good cause for which the play is to he produced il deserves support and encouragement for the rea- sons we have mentioned.. Amateur performances come under a different heading to those professional, and in dealing with the inntlcr as we have done we feel jus-lined that we are supportinf that Jielps lo give the city of Lcthbridge a wholesome tone It .would he pleasing lo see a good deal more of such effort. In the HOIHC of Commons on Tuesday Hie official announce menl was made that the government had no! yet decided on tin erection of internal storage, elcvalois. but that some further con sidcrnlion "might" he given the question this year. "Might" wa: Ihe word used by the Premier. Oh, you internal storage elcvalo lilue print! Despite the fact the Premier is opposed lo thorn, tfi .suffragettes of Great Hrilain will have to look lo Ihe Libera parly for the fianclu'se. There were lot Liberals who voted fo Ihc Franchise Acl disposed of Tuesday, and 78 opposed, whil there were only 22 Unionist's favorable and 131} Th Nationalists were nearly solid againsl, while. Labor was he Ex-Aid. Morfitl oF f.algnry at Ihc animal meeting cf the Con servativc Association, complained of Grit rascality in I.itlie Bow Mr. Morfill has u real grievance. He used up gallons of gasolin running auto from Calgary to Thigh Hills and there cam ing volers to the polls all day as hard as his line big car coul go. lie was doing il, lie thought, for Mr. J. 'J'. the poll was announiKcl Mr. llrtcdonald's xofe was 0; Mr.-Me Xaughloii 22. Mr. Moriill certainly has a real life sized gde r.nce. THE NECESSITY FOR MEAT INSPECTION THAT VEKY LITTLE is known by the public regarding mcnl inspection and the powers entrusted lo government meat in- Fpcclors is tiie opinion of Dr. niiglisii, in.iiiu.uii At the Sv.if.( Canadian Company at Edmonlon. Wben these arc properly recognized the necessity of meat inspection under ap- proved lines is manifest. Taking the fact that meat is an article consumed dsily hy every member of a population over Ihe age of babyhood, there is much need for Ihe necessary minute in- spection, II is a curious slate of things that meal which is exported from this part of the province has lo undergo Ibe essentially strict scrutiny laid down hy the Dominion Act, while that consumed is free from surh test. Here to n very grcal extent we appear to depend on a certain moral responsibility which rcsls on purveyors of meaf. Bui be this exercised by ail there ii slill FOR SALE (Or Would Trade if Coined Just a Little) IN WASHINGTON A Section of-good Iniid in Ilic Big Bend country, west oi' Spokane. A htaullfut 30 acre Iracl highly Improved. 20 miles east of Spokane, well located as to school, markets, eiCg 9u acres bear- ing orchard lo Spokane, a 7 roomed house, well located, corner lot, 150 x 150 Lclhbridge Reilsl S'.'i for KuigUt faflnro for IbPral Labor tactics there in the lore, unless J. 0. Jones runs on lie Labor Socialist ck'et. not. If hvi uacis a seat? iVeatcrn Clarion. John O. Jones, a miuer, a. working- au aud an official of his union, vtas orahtnted JJT a genuine onvention held Ju the city ot Letu- ridge to try aud win that seat as a represciiutne in the provincial gislalure. Ho aunnuured irjnt he ood upon tbe platform principles s laid down !u tlic coustitulions of ie Alberta Federation ot Lnbor and :e Trades acd Labor of aciacla Ho Ib a resident of Letb- idge. and t3 fctiown and trusted by e local labor men and ihc officials his These of Ihe Lib- ra! I'arif uho were at iiiiuce with the CoriservalliD can- datu decided, lo for his return i their own way as ttielr chances (re reudercJ nil by a lil-or man be- in the field. There ia no proof nt if returned-to the legislature he ou'.d have tabeu any other Mnnd than hJt wliich he took as a candidate, and :s jiiedecs to l.iuor liilereais nding as any that couM been Eked of any pacrttdale a [io- tical fight in naniu of labor, A little coterie of alleged Socialists ho are seldo'm heard of-'at any other IHP, nominate a stranger from the end of the province to run as a ocJalist, and do so 'without consult' 15 their own membership. Their ac- Titles could oulr have one political ffecL lu that constituency, and- that .to enhance the chances of the eal capitalist candidate. Perhaps the a'id candidate or tig parly backers not slow to reeoEuiEe the'tnluo E this interloper. At any rate, by qme miraculous tneaoG the IKtle cot' were suddenly jjossessed of funds uificlent fo irnrort a choice agg ion of smiths to In the pro- Ration A clean oxposi- ion ot worfcingclass polities'! Not on life. They did tne work which toe dirty for the Conservatives to do. They hampered the oik and effectiveness of the real !a bor by befouling his )3ih ttith the dirty Inventions of their own imaginatlous. The Lires own up to having spent more noney in Lethbridge than In an> otbe coiistuucncy, tn order to discourage all" futufc attempts by labor to cai> ture the seat. The mines were election day and every bo.33 ani in tho einjiloy of trie operator was set lo to frighten or cajol' the miners Into either refraining fron voting or for Stewart, the Con servaliTe. The few genuine men of whose rirevioy courfe in labor affairs niarVa them n being not without judgment, s-jpported Jones 8s neJl as their limited resour-i would allow, but with the influence and money of tho Conserva- tives working in hurmonj with the dirt and inuentio of the Socialists, the hibor ,men uent down fighting gal- lanUy. Had the Socialists out of se it Is altogether liktlj that the result fn Uocky Mountain would have been UUferctit. Tnc labor men who were kept busy'supporting and ttemseUes from the abusive tactics would had time to b'ave rendered enough a'd to Chan. to ensured hid election, as they did in tiie campaign The next legislature ol Alberta tt3 without a reprcst-ntailve of labor and elected by a palltlcal movement., whereas it might havti liad tno. The Kor.lallit Is wclco.-iic to tho fruit of Its victory, but it IH lvkely to turn to ashes on their 0. T, Lathrop FARMLANDS I 1ANB LETHBMDOE, STAFFOHO BLOCK ALBERTA The Davidson Metal Company, Limited Wisb to announce lo llioiv many jmtrons that they have added I'lumlnng- and Heating to their other lines, anil are in a position lo fake CRVC of oitlicv new work or repairing In the siune ciiroful manner tliat llioy have in the past. The Davidson Metal Co- Ltd. Plionc 1-J42 Slrcct S. Wondsrful Maiden stems Vie a very mt- odical girl-about things." She can lind anything n her work bwaVel cnirlj-- iig it-into her Up, and sorting it all bit Suggtstion to Young Men "I told him I wished lo ECO iim again." "Ami what did he "Ho didn't say >Je j lut on his bat and went am ay." "When diiJ "More than an hour ngo. Do you .Mnk I ought to wntc to him this afternoon, or Vould you lo v alt n n til, toiuor row go Ke- cord-Herald. The'Garden Catalogue The seeilmen and, tjie nurserymen arc scndlnf out the books IVUh of wondrous pictures of green yards and srajsi nooha; The florists''list? are comf.iE with the front ttat glows iVIth and catnatloiiB and the Mar; laud Rcauly rose. They make delightful though wo greet v> Sth haughty scorn Their filaicmcnls (n re 'EiiAragus lima lieans and corn; Hut don't lc too Imrd on them, for 11 may be they are jet as near tno country yb the most of us ill get! They i ome hi unll acd uieseengor, and how their tot'ora Ehioe, AYitii every .beau a mammoth bean Tho and jiotatocs look aUcady sood to cat. And >ct willi sneers and scoRlngsrocn are prono these lists to sreet; Thoj'rc Interesting documents, hon'- nnd take- Them home tnsldp oar pockets Mifl we talk of hoc and rake, Of exercise tte're needing, for amidst our fofim They're afniost all "the-co_antry-Ihrit the most of us Mil sci. We've propagated acres in our dreams and still we dream Of gardens growing rcaglcal in cata- logues of gleam; So, fllivu tut: season hrings theni ia our ir.orcing mail ngaKi, We try. to _them welcome with thc'frlendship of real men; .N'ot that ne'll e'er believe ur he guided by what they say, Uitl that they bring a, lo cur dusty toil'mg way, And that 'rail] all life's (roubles Mul its uorry and They're auo'Jl as iiCrir the country na tho most ot tia will set. ust For a Joke On to Her so nmiiy callers I can .scarcely Aaliify 'them all" long have you been a telephone Am- erican. Saw Her Ofltn Then "Kow often have Jon been arrcst- asXed dm Judge. "On, lots of replied UK: pretty offender, "You Pee, 1 n'acd lo ny motor l Slar. Free Trips to Europe For Ladies of Alberta Calgary Newspaper Will Send Fifteen "lionnie Lassies" to Scotland, England, France, Germany, Holland, liel- gium, and Young Lady may Quali- fy for Will Scitct'the Members Tour Inuled from this Com- .munify. Tho Calvary' News-TcleRrafli announces thai on July I2th it vrlll tolc a r'rl ladles on a sixly-day tour of tho famous countries of expenses to IjC paid by the Tho 16 young lariieb who will enjoy tills wnnderMI lour are to be selected by the puhlic in a Oranc] Voting Contest, shlcli ttill com- mence May 19, and close June M4 A cordial Invitation is cxteti'Tft.l to the i.eoplo of this tominunity to nominate young Indies lor membership In the fiurorMrr Tour party. The contest Is open to IidlCb residing in Alberta. and. Eastern (Irtish, Columbia. The News-Telegram p.irtv le.no Winnipeg in a lug Car on July 7, and will sail for Kuropc July-12. on the palatial Allan line steamer Tho countries to lie UpitGd nre Scotland, England, France, Germany, Holland, Ilelghim nr.d Inntf. Any young lady wishing (o qualify for tins grand tour, and friends wfshlns to nominate ladies for the honor, should for paitlcul.irs the coupon for tho purpose. Free Tour Campaign-Inquiry Coupon 1113 ;ll: TOUfl EOITOK, BOX CALOAHY, ALTA., Dear send full parllcnlnrii in rctrjrtl to the Free Tour of Camjialgn lo: NAMB........................................ AUDKKSS (Signed) ;