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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 11, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta Ut. ALIA.. TUESDAY, MAY Jl, 1909. Daily Herald dituiv of three tliousaiul dollars for plank sidewalks- Were they uu-n who hud (vnu-.it walks and did not eaiv whether others had any or not: j Or were they me.'i who kicked against j tin- council on ge lie nil principles. r ;u-U of them'- Priuted by tho Daily Herald Printing j Co., Ltd., every lawful eveuiug Chivf bten given a Us office, Round St.. Lethbridge..; oy Council. It Is the -Uberta, Canada w a capable man w. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Di-! roctor and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one. year, delivered Jaily. .-ix mouths, delivered inree months, delivery month, delivered Daily, unc ytiiir, by uiJ.il THE CARMANGAY FARM ALBERTA'S RAILWAYS C. W. Carman Says Conditions Are Rutherford Says Five Hun- Genarally Good I the the Lit-' Daily, ?ix months, by pjail months, by mail.. Weekly Herald, on.' year a -iivd. iiut both uew 2.00 LOO 1, 3.00 1.75 .85- 1.50 Th UP TO TORY PREMIERS utian.ni: :t po- cv IH..-I the aciive H.izeu (Calvary Herald) C. Carman, proprietor wheat far-i! at O-rmangay i j tie Bow. was in the city passing I ;h rf brevkmt: SPELLING REFORM NEEDED The report of ihe Superin- t'-iuK-nt of Schools oi Dyer Broc-k. supple that men i is bv York i tha: rrl.-.Ti.-nsiMi, their leader would mm.fonm.d accept ins leaaH'snip in the matters' _ ui policy- Having accepted his p sition with regard to civil service reform it i.- reasonable and pro- per to suppose ti: tlieir best endear policy int.. effect they had the power tha: tho people denied their loader. But what is the case? WhitiifV is carry tha the Past your intr.-s: by Nearly all of the teachers they" shown good in- terest tiav.- dun L'ood work thare ourrying his spoils system up t-i very Ijmir. Only a i.-w day? he appointed a farmer J. H. Carnegie of Victoria to issuer i law stamps at Osgoodr Hall. Mr. C-'.niecrir is a fanner-and was ;hr ui-Mpp -inted candidate for iht- position Min- ister of Agriculture made vacant by tlur defeat of Nelson M'ontr-ith. lust what qualifications for law stamp issuer he had by reason of his tk-inir a irood farmer are hard to s.ur- rnise except that all Tory candidates are supposed to know enough ab'ut our bildin-'s and School hous- in XL 3 in-eds to bi- under pinned the Gr.'ater pan of the Schwl Hous-'s are in good re pa re w- will to iuive Siime tliis camming year we need a lot of Now Maps in all Schools would rt-eorrmiend the Appropria- tion for the Conir.it: year Soliool- Text and Maps 155, Repairing School houses 40 E. B. Lilloy Supt of Schools j The printer ads: "This report was; ordered primed exactly as here will be an auction first, after which the pro- perty will be disposed o: in the usual way. by private sale. KLrht grading outfits are now at work on the new C .P. R. line, and work is naturally going ahead very rapidly with such a large force men. The extension of the Loth- bridge-Calgary line will serve a fine country in the portion it covrrs. and there is a crop sown in antici- pation of the certainty of being ble T i ship from Cannar.gay this fall. Mr. Carman will visit Winnipeg and Chicat-'o before returning of these ih-w lines has been construct ed and is ready for the steel laying ganirs. These will soon b.- at work and the tracks will be rapidly extend- ed, o Mr. Rutherf-Mvi stated liiat lie es-j pected tlu-t tile Canadian Northern j would be into Calgary from Strathi-- j na and Vegrecille th.- close of j the season. In any event the j would be complete..! and a consider- able portii'tl of Tlv steel would laid. A line is to be built south fr-m f Vi'Sn-ville a> well as the one south j front Strathcona.. t On Track to- day one car i Potatoes I I and one car Canned I Goods Tlie Oeotiey Co. Ltl tfhclfisale and Retail 30 HEAD of JUST ARRIVED All young and in good shape. Apply for Particulars Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBR1DGE out forty miles tw-i unttini: ao- ,ith of tile city. Work will also be commenced on the new Alberta and Great Water Ways j Railway, to be built :r -m Kdmonton j to Fort McMurray. where ounnection is to be made with th" great rivers north. Mr. Rufherfoid express- conviction that Alberta is soon ;o be the premier province of th-.' west. Thousands of immigrants are pouiiag in this year, especially from the south and an era of great devel- opment has begun. C. W. Cross, tile Attorney-general of i Alb-rta, and George Harooun. depu- ty minister of agriculture, were also in the city yesterday on their way of the es the he law to dodjre it at the time of' WINTER WHEAT IN ejection. Hazen has lost many of oi his independent supporters be- cause he has broken his pledge ir t to adopt the spoils scystem and to put the provincial civil service on a bet- ter basis. Of course nothing was ex- pected from Robliu in this respect for promises and policies have al-' ways falle.n easily the respon- sible shoulders of the Manitoba pre- mier as soon as the elections are over, is still pursuing his old pol- HIGH RIVER DISTRICT! f (High River Times') -j Tn our last issue we claimed that, it was rather difficult- to predict to; what extent, winter was dam.ag-1 are many farmers ivho arc j as to what course to pur-; NEW LAND DISTRICT The new land'district, which will j home from the east. be known as the Penc River DI--J---------------------------- trict. will include, roughly spealiing, j the square of Alberm of Atba-j basca Landing. The syurhtnij boundary is the 69th uwnship v.i-iciil i.-? three townships ff the ing. The district extends to "he ta as far as Range 4. wes- of tlu 4t! and at the 85th township the j boundary hMi met id-1 ian itself. The also !..ke- in; the 3.500.000 acres Brirish C-.lar.i-i bia, the centre -n v.-iich S: John. This section is as it j most easily reached through j A distinctive ieai-i-e 71 connection i with the coloniza-i.vi of ihe Last PE8FECTMMBER Coal, Ice and DRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS. Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH ONE: es GERM AN has them BEGIN BLOCK i oi genuine spring weather. i Winter wheat west of town is prac- tically an assured thing for this sea- j icr regardless 01 the tact that ne ad-; .f weather man doe optea and th. policy of cm] j up any moie of pranks> sen-ice reform. In view oi the ac- s.m who farms near thg gouth tions of the men who were slated for the cabinet- positions in Mr. Bor- Fork oi wthe river, says that the den's imaginery cabinet, it looks as though Mr. Bordeivs advocacy of ci- vil service- reform is a piece of stage j acreage under winter wheat is about i 50 per cent over that of last year and j that some spring grain will 20 thirty j per cent over that- oi last season. The j v I pCTl LJ.it-.t-' J..JV- i plav not calculated to be taken ser-! TJ- i j country west oi High River is prov-1 I ins itself TO be an excellent wheat! On the other hand, the soverninent.' l sroinne district and it is not as sub-j at Ottawa has done the verv ttiing i !r j -u h c ject to extreme drought as the coun- j; BLOWING HIS BRIDE 1 to refreshment. beginning his honey- j. Xorthwest will be tiie opening up moon with' a down-to-zero feeling in-1 May 24th. for filing ciaims. cf th-1 dum[ by our Peace River Land ins and Spirit Eiver! settlements. The h.ve ICECREAM centlv been surv-veu ir-to river lots j which will win her all over again, of all sizes and shio-. j Richest cream, freshest crushed fruits, The Peace River is shout 1 flavorings, guaranteed to turn two mile- lor" a v.-itie, Iiotiest summer day into a para-, and 'the" settlement isjdise of Arctic coolness. Bring along j about double the size. Each has be-! your Brides, even your and we promise to begin your mar-! ried life by perfect peace in the ily by our perfect Ice Cream. j Rochon's Kandy Kitchen Confectioners and Tee Cream Specialists JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry hundred squatters Qnp an mostly halibreeds. After the opening for filing of these settlements, all the present- holders are notified by the Dominion Lands Office and they are given six months to file before any outside person has an opportunity to make an entry. the Provincial Premiers who were supporting Mr. Borden have not done. The Government has put the inside sen-ice unri.-r an independent corumis t sion so that a man's polities makes absolutely no difference to his being appointed or rejected. When the Conservative party do as much in the places they have the power to i do so the people will think it time to take the platform of their federal leader seriously. It. is up to the pro- vincial Conservative- premiers to try east of High River. Last year j there was grown at Pekisko bu- shels of tire best wheat shipped inio High Rix-er and it is now being held j i for seed wheat. j j i R. C. Hurben, who farms" north! east of here, relates a story about win-; j ter wheat which came under his ownj j personal observation., and which he j j Antosaobiles. Gasoline Engines. Steam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits G-eneral Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed TO THE PUBLIC J "We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying outfit, and are prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING] PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL UR. W. S. Surgeon. Accoucher. 1) a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Red- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE Street. 7-g. DR. A. and Stafford Block. Office 12, LJ. 7-3.30. Phone night and day DR. J. LOVER Surgeon, Accoucher. Oddiullows1 Block. y a.m., H to 1. 3 to 5, 7 to b. Phone, day and night, 3412. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., C.M.-Special- ist, Eye, Ear. Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge. Aha. Office a.m.. 2-5 p.m.! 7.8 p.IE. UNDERTAKING ADD ISDN SON-Leadmg Under- takers and Embalniers. The oldest established business ia the' city 5iT 0 Oflice and residence! 32J Crabb St. Parlow open day and night. T. S. FETTERLY-FUNERAL DI- RECTOR AND EMBALWER-Car- tiages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire ball 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 House. Crabb Street. promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. on t J. S. Phillips A. L. Patteson Phone TO Office in Nelson Gow's Store We Are Leading Our business is increasing daily. Why? 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 Telephone 353 Round Street 1 iyioviN.fr, PICTURES, vouches for. He. had a field of -win- i ter wheat and it was the opinion of j himself and neighbors who inspect-! cnafce go xl thV professions oi their _ at Ottawa. solutely killed. He sowed same to ________________ barley and later in the spring the j wheat came up so abundantly that it j WELL DONE, CITIZENS smothered the barley completely and! Th- bylaws passed.. The vote was he reaped an excellent crop. To farm small and the majorities considering j ers in this district there is a moral i the size of the vjts were very sat is-i contained jn the above item which factory. AS was. prophesied, the they might -do well to observe, greatest danger to the success of the i tr 0 j think'onouehj has sent an auto-j about the matter to vote. of his book' "41 m I cil n-.-w, however, -has a hand to be Competed for as aj go ahead and complete their plans i Prize thc Saskatoon Rifle Asso-j and <'.-irrv tlu-ni m ooniplritif.n. this season. 1. Burglar's Conning 2. Ambulance Dogs 3. The Tramp and Clnbman s p N o "Bell Of. the Ball" CONTINUOUS PEBFORMAXCE 1. Marvelle The Snake Man 2. Bachelor Sisters Musical Sister Team Prices I5c and 25c South Ifrican Scrip AND Half Breed Scrip For Sale APPLY TO The Williamson Taylor Richards Co. Brokers Edmonton, llti. an opm-1 ion. have exprt-.-s.'u confidence in the j Counoi' and are! dosirr.iss if hnvi'iL' the wrirk done as; SOOT; :is result is satisfactory us i; have b-en a; bad blow TO the city had it bei-n adver! listtd to the finanei-I world the citizens- had not confidence in the city sufficient t... warrant the expcn- j diturt- of a .sum money necessary the of a. "7iant; that appareii'ly is very necessary.; The city is known as one that; is progressive and possessing confi-j itself that will be extended i to others with beneficial results. i OUR POINT OF VIEW j Let's, all pray for fine weather for; the balance of tin's woek anyway s" i that we can all in the i Arbor Day will be Jioro on Friday.! It's ju.-rt a little late ordinarily for j Sunny Southern Alberta but year; there will stillTcniairi plonty of work) for tho day to make complete the "fjOthbriclgo Beautiful" stunt. It is to hoped that the health And police officers will keep at the good work of getting the back lanes and yards cleaned up until the city is as clean as the proverbial new pin. What under tho san possessed Yesterday Is ft To-Day Is ours to enjoy June All Story Railroad Mar; Popular New Idea Designer Delineator Blue Book Little Journeys Etude G-rjnter Smith's To-Morrow May be yours, to test the quality of the standard makes of Sporting (roods handled for by R. SIGE THE PICTUIE mm To-day our closing hours are fixed by our patrons. To-morrow they shall be fixed by the '.Base Ball Sports, then we at 6 p.m. Are you aware of the fact that good fruit lands reach, a value of w per acre improved? Are you aware of the fact that ARROW LAKE FRUIT LANDS will grow trees that will produce all the fruit it is possible for the trees to stand? Are you aware of the fact that THE ARROW LAKE FRUIT LANDS are closer to market and have equally as good shipping facilities as fruit lands in Washington, Oregon or Colorado. Then can you not see that these lauds will reach -the same values as other fruit lands do? Then why not buy now while you can get them at the bottom price." Our NEXT EXCURSION will start from Lethbridge on SATURDAY MORNING, JUNE 3rd, and points on the Calgary Branch on FRIDAY AFTERNOON OF JUNE 2nd. Join our party on this trip. The trees will all be in full bloom and you will see a sight that will delight .you. Call and get full particulars ROOMS 3 AND 4, WHITNEY BLOCK Or at our new office in the Lethbridge Hotel The Arrow LakeOrchards F R E-E MAN, General Agent WHITNEY BLOCK Lethbridge, Alta. A. RON and build- er. Estimates furnished free. Office 315 Wood St. 122-26 Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agen ts Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD B. C. MR. ALBERT ot Jr. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O., L.E.A.M.. Organ and Theory. Voice culture, pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song singiag. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. on application. Bos 690, Leth- bridge, Alta. JOHANNES H. M ACM ILL I pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- muny. High Class Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For terms ap. ply Royal Collieries. Lethbridge. LEGAL L. M. J OH N and Solicitor. Oflice 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, Lpthbridge, Al- berta. H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Room 14 Staf- ford Blk. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Surveyors. Room 4. Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Room 9. Whitney Block. JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redpath Street. Lethbridge Alta. LODGE PRIDE OP ALBERTA, No. 293, Sons of England Benefit Society Meets In the Hall every first and third Wednesday the month ai 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. Robin? W. President. Box 57. Letbtiriilye Aerie Bf< Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ays in K. of P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. j. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly GUS NEIDIG, W.S. A.M., G.R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday ol each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at .8 p.m. Visiting brethren will al- a hearty wftlflomp.... A. C. Messer, W.M. G. V. Storkey, Secretary. P! 0. Box 637. Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. 13589. Meets in the Oddfellows Hall second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors will al- ways receive a hearty welcome. Coun- cillor, G. W. Whiting; Banker." W. A. Clerk, N. Downett. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carvert 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- briUge, Alta. R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow- er installations. Flans and specifi- cations. Office McKeown's Hard ware. Pa one 302. GEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 355, City. J. H. Drafts- man and contractor. Estimates 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. WILLIAM and con- tractor, is prepared to give esti- mates free oi cost on all kinds of .work in the building trade, includ- ing, repairs, alterations, Box 512 Lethbridge. MISCELLANEOUS I. EAKIN, PUBLIC STENOG. Postoffice Block. Telephone No. 383. ERNEST LAMBRECHT Christian xx OtU vice y eleven a.m. above the Herald of- fice. 05-6 PEACE METAL WEATHER STRIP will last a lifetime. Saves storm aoaTn Ahsnlnt.plv dust and smoke." R. J. Thompson, P. 0. Box 642. 72-M Rev. Father P. Murray, Provincial of the Redemptionists in Ireland, is tbe new Superior General of the order in Canada. ;