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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDQt ALIA., FRIDAY, MAY 15, I ft 01. Dafly HeraSTp Ly tile Daily iiei'aid Co., Ltd., every lawful evening at iU office, Bound St.. Lethbridge, 4lberia, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN, yanafing Di- rector and Editor. Side J Subscription Daily, oae year, delivered Daily, eix uiouth, delivered, Daily, three delivered. Oaily, one month, delivered M.M 2.M A PARLIAMENTARIAN LV EM- BRYO (Toronto Saturday Night.) Hon. .J. Whitney has a grand- son who is popularly known in and political circles as "Pat." 1'ut Us about Jive or six years old, but is a very knowing child. Inheriting the instinct of statesmanship he has al- reuily planned wlmt he is going to ;do when he is Premier. Around the Parliament JSuildings Pat is already .35 sort of Minister without portfolio. Daily, one year, by mail 3.00 'when lhe Scssj011 js OH he gambols Daily, six months by mail 1.75 wilh lh thc a0or of tko Daily, three mouths, by man .85 l b Weekly Herald, one year !.50 House, chums with the Ministers and Addresses changed as often as de- members, and frequently visits the eired; but both new aiid old address gnllorv 1K> xvith all classes. One day he was in the press gallery and. looking down, he saw that his distinguished grandfather had some rhocolrues. Now Pat is fond of choc- olates. he exclaimed with enthus- uiust be given. MUST VISIT US This year three eilitorial associa- tions are to make a lour of Western ('uiiadii. Two are from important States, .Minnesota, and .Michigan 'and the National Editorial the other is Association. The programme mapped out tor two chocolates. Pat. of these parlies has not been unnouuc- cd but Lethbridge should make cer- tain that this district is to be visit- ed. From Minnesota especially we are receiving a great many settlers mid it help us in Uint State if we hail a visit from the men who con- duct the leading newspapers anil are framing public opinion. We want to show them what a line district a lot of their people are migrating to. It would advertise us well in Michi- gan to have the newspaper men of that State pay us a visit. Michi- gan fanners in large numbers are tak- ing up lurid in the West but ihis dis- trict has not secured many of them. A trip here by the editors and an ar- ticle on our resources on their return to their homes would turn attention in this direction. There is no better kind of publicity than that secured through the papers and we can get it in big bun- ches if we have a visit from the ed- itors in these important States. iasm, "look what 'grandpa has got." Then he secured a piece of paper and wrote these words: "I want five Pat." the dignity of a Minister he snapped his fingers, and a page boy answered the call. The note was forthwith sent to the Premier. Mr. Whitney road it. Without looking up the precedents in the matter, he pro- ceeded to fill the order, quietly putt- ing tin- five chocolates into the wait- ing hand of the Put had a few minutes of Miss. Years ago Mark Twain used to In1 fond of telling this story: At the dinner table one day there was a par- ly of guests for whom Mark wn_s do- ing his best in the way of entertain- ment. A lady turned to the daugh- ter of the humorist. ihen u little girl, arid said: "Your father is a very funny num." responded the child, "when we have company." A strange story comes from one o states, where commercia morality is still in its infancy. At icrly revised list their names would lave been missing; and their votes would have been powerless to save the Roblin government from that de- feat which was intetuied by a major- ity of the resident voters of thi.s pro- vince. Dr. Ruche, in his speech on Thurs- day night, repeated the statements and the arguments whieh have al-! ready dune service here in Winnipeg results not satisfactory to his cause, for Mr. who follow- ed, had no difficulty in showing how unscrupulously Marquette'.s member had dealt with the record in an at- tempt to make out a case for the Roblin lists; but Mr. Crawford hail no djfh'culty in establishing on the au- thority of a telegram from Mr. Miekle that his qualified approval applied only to the system of list-making in 1903, which was wiped out by the leg- islation of 1904. j Dr. Roche also by the report of his speech published in the Roblin-Rogers leave the impression that the registration clerks in Manitoba are appointed by judges. The fact is, that since 1904, they have been appointed by the Roblin government, which invariably select partisans. An active local local party worker is always prefer- ed a.s, failing a sufficient measure oft watchfulness on the part of the Lib-j -1 can supplement the actual! New Blouses, Belts, Ties, Ribbons and Fancy colored 1 Lisle Hose Received by Express today The tentley Co. ltd. fWesile and Retail PhMC U LETHIHIUE Residence SHOES AT GERMAN'S Alberta Realty Co Lethbridge Alberta FARMERS and RANCHhRS INSURE your Buildings against Loss by Prairie Fires also your Crocks ag- iiinst Damage by Hail i Bowman Agency P.O. Block 200 Fo) PURE ICE CREAM. Cool, Soft Drinks and TEMPTING MEALS go to Alberta Restaurant Oliver Block Phone 22S IS SCORED %f A; Red Hot Pjifturj of of the United States by a Leading Democrat .ViiK'iu'.'in i low s oil i >e iill ov. v tho Union, ivgsmlless of polities, are quoting soloclions from (he notable speech of Congressman Ht'itll, of Texas, which ho delivered in Con- the first Thursday in April. Congressman Heall charged the President with usurping powers given to him by the constitution, cred- ited the President with having ap- pointed ihivo judges of the Sunr.me- Court of the United States and a ma- jority of tin: United SHU'S Circuit and District juugu.s, without author- ity. The President, ho charged, "was not content the cxcrnse of the exorcised by Washing- ton, Jefferson. Jackson, Lincoln, Grant and McKinley, but in his over- powering ambition readies out witli hand and exercises pow rs not dn-inurd of by them'." The "milk in the is re- served for the last of his address and it furnishes good reading, it is. un- doubtedly the b st word picture of the great figure of the nation presented to the public. Read Congress, he declared, was no long- an executive department, "It is simply a machine to record the will nf the man at the other end of the and it did not deserve any more respect from him or the people than it now received. "He wields the big .stick with one; hand." Mr. lieall continued, "and a' fountain pen with the other, and he raises havoc with both. He is a bron- cho buster and a trust bu.ster, the meeting in the council chambers last only difference being thai in busting levelling. a broncho he blindfolds the The principal business before the and in busting a trust ho mooting was the third and final read- himself. He ,'C-vi draw the best of the Bylaw No. 31, re the ag- on a wildcat, bui he can't get a b adjreemcnt between the town and the on the constitution at all. He is aSl'indier Cruok Brick Light Coin- contradiction. He declaims against' pany. race suicide, and insists on keeping a The bylaw was passed and the ag- tariff on safety pins and baby bug- recment on the whole was ratified. "He cultivates PROFESSIONAL CARDS W.i.QALBRAITH, M.D.C.M. McQiH PHytician, fturgwi Accouchtr Office 914 Redpath St.. it Ua.m., p.m DRf. McCLURE Bur geon DentUtfi. Offloe Hours; 9am to 12 n.: I p.m. to 5p.m. HAMILTON Ik YOUNG Whit my Btock. C. P.P.Cony ,JCfC., D.C.L., B. C. L CONYBEARE 4 JONES barristers, Solicitors, Etc. Oilice: Coriybeare Block. L.lhbridgt, W. C. SUMMONS AUvocaU, .BarritUr, Etc. Office: Southard Ulock. ELECTRIC LIGHT FOR P1NCHER Pincher Crook, .May 1'in- cher Creek council hold a regular B. C. MOORE Funersl Director and Emb.lm.r to Ciiuid Plipue 100. 136. F. B. ROLFSON ARCHITECT Room 9 Block. R. G. ADDISON AlU. FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND BALMER Office Phone 03-Residence Phone 38 d.t.l. EM By it the company agrees to install tho artistic. He and have in operation an electric J whitewashes Paul Morion and is now j light plant within a year. Pincher the reactionaries with a tint j Creek is thus assured of a good light a po- rt crime and is sent to jail for nod of time, the question naturally shouldn't have done that. arises as to the care of his wife back for you." family. Ft is true that in a great j Slirc Unvards the end of many instances the family is hotter j the evening the watch was returned without than with the husband to its owner and father. Hut in a great many "And what did he asked the cases men are sent'to prison who in'guest. spite of whatever other sins they, "Sh-h: He does not know I have may have committed, are good pro-jgot it said the Prime .Minis- vjders for their homes, or, at least, j ter. provide for them so that they are not j _______.________ :n actual want. Then they commit some cruiie mid as a result are sent to jail. What becomes of the people at home? Many instances are known of distress. This is a matter in con- nection with .the care of our criminals that must be considered. In Ontario, a start has made by the gov- ernment sending to the family of the prisoner, if he has one, one half of what he earns by his labor m jail. HARBOTTLE BACK Edmonton, Alta., May N. F. Harbottle, late collector of in- land revenue returned to the city last night. It is probable he will be arrested by the R. N. W. M. P. and afterwards released'on bail. tnct. HAND PAINTED CHINA Other prisoners are given, this money j Entire Studio Line of Pickard China On Exhibit Today at Wright's Jewelry Store "Hund-painted" may or may not be a virtue. That depends mainly upon the hand. If a piece of chfna is poorly painted by an incompetent it is not rHieenied by being hand-painted." Ff you pass the store of R. A. Wright, our leading jeweler, any timr at the one? of their term, under cer- tain provisions, to give them a new start. The law should that the man in jail is not the only or greatest sufferer in the great majority of cases. SUPPORT THE BYLAWS Tiio Bylaws appearing in the Her- ald today will have the unanimous support this paper. The Herald wnnts U-thbridge to jro ahead. The City Council is imbued with'' tho same desire. One of the best ways to push it along is to provide streets and wufk.s that will lie a credit to an> one hundred of them the city. At present our streets and in lne Picknrd Studios located fit registrations with the names of other! Conservatives who do not present themselves at the registration booths, i The gross irregularities in Morris, 1 which resulted in Hon. Colin Camp- bell's election, is a case in point. Dr. Roche dilated upon the severe penalties provided for the registry- i tion clerk who fails properly to dis-1 chargjf the duties of his office. There j is a provision for a" fine but no regis- tration clerk in Manitoba ne, d fear that he will ever be molested for any irregularity which will tend to di- minish the Liberal vote' in his dis- In the notorious Balsam Bay a Tory registration clerk refused to register forty Liber- als, the Attorney-General refused to prosecute on the ground that the ir- regularity resulted from ignorance, not intention. While Colin H. Camp' bell remains Attorney-General regis- tration clerks will be free to disfran- chise Liberals. Further, Dr. Roche is reported to have said that at the last session of the Legislature the Gov. rnment in- vited the Opposition to suggest amendments to their Franchise act, and that the invitation had met with no response. The responsibility for this misstatejnent must r -Ilo is the Sandow of the century, j Tho nQ He can iiol.l the Senate in one hand j p.lins lo muke tho lhe and the House in tho oth-r, and keep thcy can Procure and they expect to both in the air most the time. shmv cortl -Ho can even nominate a nml u.m to Itial Mr. Ik-all that Lhe Crcck (lislrlct "He the strangest combination of is lf) in wisdom and folly, of horn sty and ob-1 Mr. Jno wag yp stinacy, and of the patriot and the! Magistrate Plunkett on Momlav on a politician, of courage and rashness, i TT i i lie 01 assaulting >ir, Hardv Miles and of the spectacular and the grot s- que that this republic ever saw, and E. T. MCGREGOR REAL ESTATE BROKER Agent for Farm and City Property- Loans, Insurance, Collections, Rent- als and Conveyancing. List your property with me. Call at P. O. Block or Address Box 387, Lethbridge, Alta. Canadian Order ot Foresters th temple of his country's history !od and the future alone can THE LATE PIPES HALL1DAY on Friday or Saturday of this week. on favor the you will see effects in hand-painted abolition of the present syatom, and china different from anything you have ever seen before. These pieces are painted by artists who know how. walks generally speaking Ravenswood, one of Chicago's most sore in the eyes of strangers. A new I residential suburbs, work- hail is badly needed too, new also ing under the intelligent direction of a rnurkot place, these matters at We will deal with'Mr (who is conceded to be greater length thf' best arl critics on the con- polling day draws near though there i ought to be no necessity to put up y''ars any argunu-nts to convince the public j scllools "f before coming U artist? had >n the finest art that the improvements are absolutely necessary. Tho ratepayer that can- not see the necessity of graded streets, new walks, a now fire hall, a market place, and water tensions, should consult cialist. an ej-c spe- the United States. There is nothing in this exhibit for sale. But Mr. Wright will bo pleasfd to take your order for any piece you may wish painted for a June wedding or Christmas gift.. OUR POINT OF VIEW Everybody together now and hoost for the bylaws. The City (V.inril this year is pro-1 grcssive. bylaws furnish tne ev-' itlence. The Bonnie Purple Heather Hack up the fort.s to date city. fity council in its an up to -Improvement in our firo protection facilities will re-luce the fire insur- ance rates. Make up your mind now to support jhe fire hall bylaw. Do you want Lethbriclge fo retain The farmer's trnde Certainly yon <1o. Re sure and give a lift to the market hvlaw. It's adoption will prove to the fanners that we want them to ronie here and do business. A PIONEER DEAD May A. G.I Bann Uyne. widow of the late Hon. A. G. Bannntyne. of the historic pio- neers thr Red River, died today. Tlu-y were married here in 1851. and Heather Post Cards yet? Same old price. J From the famous Raphael J Tnck house. THE EARTH WOBBLED very little when our picture framer went away. We are doing better work then ever with less gas. The finishing touches to house-cleaning are Pictures." Our prices are always right. I SKf TH MTNE FMffil i Mi 9H9L the making of- lists only on the eve of an election with the assessment rolls of the municipalities as a basis. The debate on the Ayle.sworth Bill has proceeded sufficiently to show how great is the superiority of the Liberal arguments. The case for a revision of the Provincial lists im- mediately prior to the Dominion elec- tions is overwhelming. If the Oppo- sition were to concede thin frankly and concentrate their criticism upon the provisions of the Aylesworth bill, which, they claim, will give the} Liberals an unfair advantage in the revision, they might be doing them-! selves a service. If the Aylesworth measure is defective we do not doubt the. Minister of Justice will care fully consider any suggestions for iu? improvement. The Manitoba Liberals who are mainly responsible for ine introduction of the Aylesworth bill. .ire looking for no "cinch" on ilu-ir oppontnts; and are quite willing to the bill, if it requires it, amend- ed so that it will be beyond criticism. But a revision of the Roblin lists for Dominion purposes there must and j shall-W. THE HUB Come up tonight for Straw- berries and cream j ice cream; roast turkey; fresh mush- rooms; ripe tomatoes, etc. THE HUB Aiter several witnesses were heard, his worship fined Mr. the costs of the court, which amounted to f Mr. "fieri is holding a meeting tonight nnd is addressing a small au- funeral of Albert lhf. prim.iplc and u-ms of face yesterday afternoon. Kev. A. Socialism. j.M. Cordon conducted the services. A1 Kari Kirkham of Lethbridge. who 'representation from the Mounted Po-j was thrown from a horse niid hurt. city police with, a number of has returned to Pincher Creek and old timers attended._ "Pipes." soon lie at work again. Mr. Holiday w.is familiarly known.' The Pinclvr ('reck Quadrille Club was said to possess a very line voice. are holding armtlu-r Of jMu-ir regular On onr- when the Marquis" of dances on Thursday night. Lome was with ;i company of H.X. j________________________________'__ W.M. Police, th.- deceiiswl was tlie life of the party. One very stormy evening when the party were pitching camp the conditions were so disagree- able that everyoiu- showed the worst side of his disposition. When the camp-fire refused to burn the climax was reached but at this juncture "Pipes" struck up a in a few minutes everyone was in the best of humor. The Marquis was impressed i with the remarkable voice of the! singer. Mr. Ilatliday was nicknamed ''Pipes" because of his ability to im- jitate the music of the bagpipes. IU.262 in K. of P. Hall last Thursday of month. Visiting Brethren J. F. ROGERS, C.R. A. NEIDTG, F.S. I DRAYING t All kinds of DRAYING promptly attended to. COAL delivered io any part of the city for per tor. Phone 180 HAYR TRANSFER Co Meets 1st and iird M o n d aya iuK. of P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. S. G. DAVIES, W.P. 24-ly T. J. WHITE, W. S. Lethbridge Nest of Owh Lethbridge Nest o! Owls, No. 159, will meets the second Thursday of each month in K. of P. Hall. G. V. STORKEY. SecreUurj C. ROSS TATE, President. M. PRIEST. Junior Paat MM I Miff tiff j GOT A MONTH :mu pon.'US plHS- ters. comprised the assortment of stuff to which Peter ,1 Pole, confessed helping himself to from a C. P. R. freight ear on April 14th. i'[ He broke into the car at Hrocket and i tho C. P. R. men seeing him inside! promptly locked the car and wirrd to Frank. The police thore met him and took him to Maclood. Stfarnos gave him a month. will bo charged lator with breaking the seal of n car. When arrested he had in his pocket and a deposit ofj'" in the bank. L. M. JOHNSTONE Barrister and Solicitor Office adjoining Union Lethbridfe. Bank, COPYRIGHT WITH THE COMING OF SPRING there also conv-s the de- mand for a good Spring tonic. In this respect the I.fthbridpo Book Beer meets many requirements, an absolutely pure of malt and hops. For nm down and fagged out i' is a healthy food. Delivered in kegs and cases after llth inst. Lethbridge Auction Mart, Und Second-Kant Store 410 ROUND STREET We have some special bar- gains this week in White Enamelled Bedsteads, Springs. Refrigerators. Kitchen Tables, Rockers.' Wash- stands and Dressers, Kit- chen Utensils, etc. Another ca.rload of sec- ond-hand goods expected this week. Waddington Gibbon TELEPHONE: Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 2M3, Sons of England Betel Sootij Meet in Uu. of Pythin- fnvry first utul third Tiimn.luj: in ut 8 p.m. Viniii-ig bjvtbreu W. FmlT. Bo i DRAYING Western TransferXo. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral jTELElPHONE 63 t LETHBRIDGE BREWING MALTING COMPANY, LTD. First-class Cafe TIBER HOTEL DINING RGON Short Order Between Meals CARROLL DOYLii Pioneer Coal IS ON__THE MARKET All Orders Strictly Attended to Cash Must be Paid on Delivery JUESBKNfl tap. LETHBRIDGE i.OUfefc NO. U C. B. P. O. E. Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 8.15 p.m. E. A. SHARMAN, M. FRIE8T. E. R. Secretary. 'Lethbridge Lodge (U.D.) A. F. A. M., G. R. A. R. gular meeting night, third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 3 p.m. brothron will always receive a hoarty vrolcomo. A.C.MESSRR, G.V.STORXEY, W. M. Secretary, P. 0. 537. WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION in Methodist Wesley Churck every third Friday in the month at 3.30 p. m. Visitors always welcome, MRS. A. E. HUMPHRIES; MRS. CIIAS. McCLENAGHAN: Secretary. NORTH-WEST ASSOCIATION OF STAT10NAJBX ENGINEERS Meet in the Labor Hall MC- and and fourth Mondays in DM month. Employers requiring certificated en- gineers, and out of employ- ment, would do well to communicate with us. ROBERT NEVIN, Gbiet W. A. DICKSON, Secretary. All Descriptions of Pfiittinf, Book Work, Herald Job Print, ing Dtpvtmmt. ;