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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 12, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA., WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 1909. OUR LETTER BOX. Daily Herald Primed by tfas Daily Herald Printing Co Ltd.. every lawful evening at its office. Bound St., Lethbridge. Alberta, Canada W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing rector and Editor Subscription Rates Nearly forty per coat, increase iu the assWsment in one your is a sood healthy sign of prosperity. The frame of the city i.s no bigger than it was but it filling out well. The value of real property is going up and a great many of the vacant 1ms are i. being occupied. There is a still larger asse-ssnu'iit within the oonluues of the city and it will BRAND INSURES SATISFACTION Castle Brand aw merely laundered, tney satisfy because they wear better. Daily, one year, delivered ;u- district is Dailv! six months, delivered business district exteiiils. Daily! three months, delivered 1-00, Daily, oc? mouth, delivered.....351 __ Daily, oiie year, by mail 3.00: Daily, six months, by mail .....1.75V Daily, three months, by mail.....35 ;j We-.-Kly Herald, one year Addresses changed as often aired, but both new and old address, must be given. d up i PLAN FOR THE FUTURE Plan city of Thirty thousand people. This is tlu- mono adopted by some of liiv the city coun- cil. The pouvr is esnmaied t meet the of a city of thirty thousand p And the city would do t" f.'ilow this lead; in other things. It is a poor polii-y; to provide only for thf tilings that are absolutely necessary at tht time! making no provision for a greater lu-! This city as well as other? has already suffered from this policy. Sojnyihi'.s's. it lias btvn because of a lack of funds, at other times it has been because of a lack o: f re- sign. It would bf u-.-ither profitable nor pleasant to revie.v tlvse mis- takes but they are apparent to every student of the development "i" til- city. The present and tht- future are the considerations now. The citizens must plan for the future and in d 'ing so may make either oiv o takes. They may follow icy of meetiitg present i only or they may plan to waste both their of future citizens. Lethbridge has every bfiing'a city of thirty thousand pie within a few to pro-! vide against- that time is the duty of; the people of the present. They in! their turn can and will provide for: the future the same distance ahead. Whatever improvements are made in the city on this basis will be paid off soon after that time. This and And madr WHO? CANADA. me to cross the me acn-s ol prairie free? mail tiiat now you Whv. When lirst 1 landed on th-.- strand. Wht-re wheat sprouts up when land? Why. Canada. from city best described as Who rescued m From life that's as strife? And made me marry a Why." Canada, i more summer. There A TRAVELLER CRITICISES FAlitor Lcthbrklge Herald Dear Sir a travelling Uvho was compelled to spend the night walking the streets because I i could no place to s'.tvp. it was a ereal astonishment to me this uiorn- jing to be told that the city had accommodation i'1 thc Central school. Yesterday i telephoned from ilac- lood to the.leading hotels for rooms j i but was told both were full up. I icame here and went to every hotel; uH. were not one of; j them mentioned to me. as I under-, I stand their agreement with the city WHAT FERN IE HAS IN VIEW j is. chat rooms were to be had any (Special to the Herald.) j where else. C 10.-A commit-! Tt looks 10 me as n the hou J bv "the Fernie Board of were trying to protect _ each other T-.-1- meetinc to inquire rather than lho of organizing a lie. 1 wouUl advise the city or the 111 "An and company are Board of Trade, which ever JS haiull- ioo'kitw'imo the matter and to inp the srfiool-accommodation b, able to report favorably on the j into the business regardless the hotels ami have a man at the sia- scnetne. 1? thf> The demand for money on good real.tion to direct people tint... security, to be used for build- hotels do not consider the in- purposes." is very great and if it. of the city the Hty has no rig can be met there will be a great many consider them. KENDALL- Kight to wear every here a stylish collar Crartful ;i -sen- sible style. blv Mfwo to Made :n QUARTER SIZE5 Same ityic in Elk at 2 Kc. is WIN TON. DEMAND THE BRAND MAKERS 3ERLIS On Track to- day one car Potatoes and'one car Canned Goods to JTrie eentiey Co, Ltd! and Retail u IETKBRIQ6E Phone A REPLY In regard to Mr. Brown buildings put up during the traveller T would naturally Theatre) open letter to the prefer the comforts of an hotel but' public we wish to state, that Mr. is nothing new in ihi MONARCH OF FORT ST. JOHN C. Government Sends Official North Many Duties to situation. B. Ivlmomon, May B. C. gov- ernment has completed arrangements for the establishment of a land re- dstrv office at Fort St. John, the T. E. PATTERSON. Office. Oliver Phone 387. HOUSE AND two lots on Coutts cear London Kd. Price SHOO ash. terse, and and that all the country tributary to the Peace -River on the B. C. side of the line, and they have dispatched C. F. Campbell to the north to establish there is any kind to sleep. In the interests public and of the make the suggestion that -I have made. Yours truly. TRAVELLER. AN ACTOR'S PLEA London, May actor was city_ we hold contracts signed by Drako to open at the Eureka. Mon- of the travelling day May 10th, 1909. His photos and .--ood name biflms were mailed to the Eureka it> s ood name 40 ACRES TO LEASE IX 5 OE 10 ?ummoned today to sit on the jury acre foe. successful plea that ___ SALE IN 5 OR 10 under the law he was a rogue that and i" nit- v_.... it himself as government agent in that! acre tracts. Close to Lethbridge.. easy therefore infflegible. In support ot -P .1 _______ nrtn-j-nntinn >KJ nroduced an J3ld Q{ country. i terms. Edmonton 1 m D tfe northern rivers are from his contention he produced an act of parliament which never had j told Mr. Thaten and myself that he knew he was doing wrong by going to thfcj Lyceum, and that he himself thought there was a nigger in the fence or expressed- himself to that effect. Although Mr. Drake is not playing at our house., we still have a. strong bill to offer the public which has been proven by the packed houses each night this week. As to the dis- pute, same will be settled on Satur- day. We think it useless to go into details with Mr. Brown on this sub- laying it before the public and therefore will not discuss the matter any further. Respectfully yours, MORRIS THATEN., Props. Eureka Theatre t and. across country by.agon v.ars to make j road to Peace river crossing where he nd dit plants' for a city of again take steamer up the Peace this size. They must count on sup- to Fort St, John. He will be accompanied as far' as plying water to this number of peo-j pie Fre halls and apparatus must! Lesser Slave lake by J. K. Cornwall, be-planned, parks and playgrounds: Campbell Toll establish a miniature be provided while land is com-1 kinadom of his own in the far away paratively cheap, sidewalks and pave-j little strip of country over which he ments must be laid with this in mind is to have jurisdiction by reason of and" in every department the i his recent appointment. Not- only will men in charge of the city's I he be land agent, but he will fill the j affairs must plan for this future. The offices of mining recorder, gold com- j citizens must accept their duty to the j missioner. police magistrate, and j future and support any action that is several other government positions. in this direction. This is no time for either short-sighted or tvo far-sight- ed policies-.but for a policy that has His district, will cover all thf conn- J try in the B.C. territory of Mountain Ridge and west of the Al- I i I i a reasonable regard for what Leth- berta boundary. bridge can reasonably expect within j This strip of country is really a the next few years, at least not long- j continuation of the great Peace river, er than it will take to pay off Grand Prairie sections, and in-j J obligations. THE CANADIAN CLUB Tomorrow evening in St. Augus- j tin's Hall there will be a, meeting oij the Canadian Club. After the din- ner has been discussed and the ad- dress of Mr. Chadwick listened to a short time will be devoted to the re eludes a big chunk of rich prairie! land, as well as a network of streams I that are" said to be filled with gold, and coulees that .are lined with coal seams, for The nearest recording office j territory now at Hazieton. i over the mountains, 300 mil' from Fort John. numbers of settlers are being j short time will be devoted to me towards that; point of the com-1 organization of the club. Two years likelr to fin up the j ago the cltfb was organized' but hasji- land loQg_ neyer been a very lively insmiuoii. pur There are a good .many people m f keepi them po5ted- in- city who have the correct j P CQuntry of what the Canadian Club should Bow Island ALBERTA Choice Business and Resi- dential Lots This townsite is situated 64 miles east of the city of Leth- bridge, on the Crows Nest Pass Division of the C. P. R- and bas the celebrated "OldGlory" gas djoiaing the town- site. There, is a good supply of coal and water. ]STo invest- ment on earth like earth itself. Buy now as prices are advancing daily. Prices of lots range from to according to location. Special prices lor.blocks. Terms are one-third cash and the balance payable in sLx and twelve juraths with interest at sis .per cent, per annum. For full particulars, call or write to LUDTKE WADDELL Bow Island, A It a. Portland. Ore., May C. j Hutchins.. known as the father of ir- j rigation in the west, died today, aged I seventy-five. JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry Automobiles, Gasoline Engines, Sieam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed South African Scrip "AND Half Breed Scrip For Sale APPLY TO TheVlilliiiRSOiiTiylorlliclanlsCo. Inkers Edmutoi, llti. be and should do. adian Club is something an institution to conduct T the maintaining of order and en- To x" e! that at present occupy land -in tne. -j district.. .re to act as leaden; 'of! try that you know Mr. Carnp- SooiM'that will lead to education i bd asked "The report. ha and 'action of th, peopl, interested.; a irreat aeal of cod m Its main i, to .tr.ngthpn and district, and I have no- doubt iha. maintain a spirit of Canadianism and j numerous stream, up there are gold, to footer those id-al.s of citizenship i bearing. There is no reason wh, that'tend toward tlv building up of j there should not be lots of gold up an nationhood in Canada. Men there. Miners are still ashing who are leaders of thought are asked where gold wa? struck in the Omin- to address the club from time to timej ka in '65 and that gold deport must that tlieir idea, may communicat- i originate somewhere. Gold is no ed and be the of .stimulating doubt very deep down, as it was atid action on th, part of oth-; found to be in the Klondyke, bu. I j er citizens. The Canadian Club is j am _ sure that those streams are full, an institution worthy of the hearty j of it.'- approval and cooperation all the citizens of Lethbridge who take any interest in citizenship. pniNT OF VIEW. Teddy is said to have shot a rhino- ceros. .Doubtless Be will keep the hide for his own use in case he should break into politics again. is one consolation, nei- ther team will get licked this after- noon. There was more joy in Holland over thc birth of one little girl into the .1.....1---- IHOtl Bave been born before. The Kinrade. case has passed off tbe scene for a time. No one has donbt but what the truth concern ing wbat looks like a deliberate mur- der, is known. And murder will out. Some day the tongues -will loosen and a sensational story be told giving the facts of what is now a great mys- tery. This anow rather put a wet blanket on some things, such as Today's Magazine Counter Contains June All Story Railroad Man Popular New Idea Delineator Blue Book Little Journeys G-unter Smith's mncrm Our assistants stop work at 6. Our closing hours are suited to our patrons. 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 lands will reach the same values as other fruit lands do? Then why not buy HOW while you can get them at the bottem price. Our NEXT EXCURSION will start from Lethbridge 011 SATURDAY MORNING, JUNE 3rd, and points on the Calgary Branch on FRIDAY AFTERNOON OF 2nd. Join our party on this trip. The trees will ail 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 FOR SALE and In any quantity at Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE PKOFSSS10NAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. S. GALBRAITH-Physiciaa, Surgeon, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Ked- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE Street. a.m., 2-3. 7-8. DR. A. and Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3, 7-S.30. Phone oight arid day DR. J. Surgeon, OddiellowV Block. a.m.. 11 to I, 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day auci uight. 342. D. A. TAYLOR, 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 DRAYING t Western Transfer Co. "f LONG- BROS. Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PH ONE 63 TO THE PUBLIC have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying are prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Cafch on delivery. J. S. Phiflips A..L Patteson Phone 70 Office in Kelson Gow's Store ADDISON Under, takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city. Phone 102. Office and residence. 321 Crabb St. Parlors open da? and night. T. S. Dl- RECTOR AND riages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire hall. Open day and night. Phone P. 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM Fi- aniste, organ anc! voice ppoduc tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard Orabb Street. MR. ALBERT ol ur. Briggs, M.A., 8ong Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chad Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O., L.R.A.M-. Organ and Theory. Voice culture. pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song siogiug. Open for coo- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. on applicatior. Box 690, Letb .bridge, Altai We Are Leading r 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 3Si. Bound Itreet Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD OFFICE-VICTORIA. B. C- LODGE PRIDE OP ALBERTA, No. 293, Sons of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfedllows' Hall every first and third Wednesday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T, W. President. jjjec.. Box 57; Meets 1st and 3rc Mondays in K. of P Hall at Visiting brethren are cordially iavited, a. A8HCROFT, W.P. 24-ly' GUS NE1DIG, W.i. A'.F. A.M., O.R.A. Lethbridg Lodge Regular meeting "night the third Thursday o! each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Blocl at 8 Visiting brethren will .ways receive a hearty welcome. A 0. Messer, W.M. V. Storkey Secretary. P. O. Box 637. M. FKEEMAN, General Agent WHITNEY BLOCK Lethbridge, Alta. Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Gump No. 13Wi. iu the Oddfellowi every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors will al ways receive a hearty welcome. Coon cillor, G. W. Whiting; Bunker, W. A Clwrk. N. Doww-tt. HERALD ADS BRING THE BEST OF RESULTS OHANNES H. MACMlLLIAN-Pu- pil of Henri Verbruggeu, of Eooae. Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For terms ap- ply cjo Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL L. M. and Office adjoining Uuioo Bank, Lethbridge. W. C. Barris- ter, etc. Office: Southard .Block. C. F. P. CONYBEARE, 1oC., D.C.L.; Barrister, Solicitor, Etc. Office, Conybeare Bloak, Lftthbridge, Al- berla. H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Koom 14 Staf- ford Elk. SURVEYING HAM ILTON YOU 'iiti -Surveyors. Boom 4. Whitney 'Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Koom 9. Whitney Block. JAS. A. Macdonald Block, Redpath Street. Lethbridge. -Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge.. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.R.A., .A.A.I.C., Etc.. Manage? Lethbridge Office, Bryaa 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 ana pow- er installations. .Plans and specifi- cations. Office'.McKeowu'a Hard ware.- Phone 302, GEORGE and builder: Estimates Repairing and a specialty. Tem- porary office Cfty Bakery, Iford St.. or Box 365, 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. WILLfAM and con- tractor, is prepared to give esti- mates free of cost on all kinds of work in the building trade, includ- ing, repairs, alterations, Box 512 'Lethbridge. A. and build- er. Estimates furnished free. Office 315 Wood St. 122-26 MISCELLANEOUS I. EAKIN, PUBLIC STENOO. Postoffice Block. Telephone No. 383. ERNEST LAMBRECHT Christian Scientist. Service every at eleven a.m. above the Herald of- fice. PEACE METAL WEATHER STRIP will last a lifetime. Saves norm aash. Absolutely excludes and R. J. Thompson, P. 0. Box Ml. ;