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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 18, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta ETHBRIDGE. ALBERTA., TUESDAY, MAY 18, 1909. OUR OF VIEW if the packing town packers of Up- ton Sinclair fame wciv to come to Alberta this spring they could get plcn ty of material for their "canned tur- kev" and "devillwl chicken." Printed b' th? Daily Herald Printing Co Ltd., every lawful evening at office, E'mnd St.. Lethbridge. Alberta, Canuda W. A. BUCHANAN, Managing Di- rector and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, cue year, delivered Daily, six mouths, delivereu Darly] three uioutns. delivered Daily, one month, delivered Daily, one year, by mail Daily, six mouths, by mail Daily, three months, by mail. Herald, one year That earthquake tshockiiis: thing. to have been The pp are that tlu-re will be another biu' coal tinning town in were not started to slack the thirst of men ovef-heated by the rays of the sun, for the sun does not shine every day in Prince Rupert, ami when it does shine the temperafciro is riot sweat-producing. They know their fellow-m-'ii at times, a craving for liquor, and that if Uiey cannot get good Iquor they will take bad li- quor, and willingly pay the price de maiKled. The cost of bad only kind sold iu the cider saloons in Pri'nce small compared to compared to the cost of s-V-od VVeeKiy neraiu, uue j Addresses changed as often as of uvnlth sired, but both new and old address. must be given. 2w.buught lands on the Little Bow i Thv seventoeii cider saloons opera ting their lauds it will mean j jn Prince Kupert are makng money. sizi-d town. When rvery town-! has a mine underneath "ml aj JHE QF STRINGER jjSJcro-p of Alberta Ki-d on top of the (Turoiuo Satualay 1.50; earth. Southern Allvrta will a; A two thousand names bi-ou required new town sites [DEFEATED Tacoma. Wash., May news just, received that the Milwaukee sur- veyors have won their exciting race with the Great Northern surveyors through the Flat Head country means that the viclors, numbering j in a prize of Milwaukee line to its 22, will share offered by the crew if it outdistanced its rivals. Encouraged by this big bonus, the Milwaukee men. worked like trojans. and not only broke all record for fast work in their lino, but finished ten days ahead of the Rill crew. Major Ganlble. who i? in charge of the Mil- waukee surveyors, wired here today that his men are wit inn five miles of j the Canadian border. The surveyors j of the other road are twenty miles J t> makv an coai the in Can Stutes the wnk and tiu- itors in Ontario the i ignorant oi Western haps they are afraid they do they will not Cim-iin P. ter Rains the new Grand Trunk Pacific from lho Canadian lin for Annies a Railway, and after the Ust of p-liti-. in of administra-loians. ,-tc.. h- come, ii br- able t.' re- strain themsehv.- ir-nn country', praises and thereby _ be the of inducing some r his write- j face, of America i up of the trip. r-- (court, and in the Lords by Lord and Europe and lap j Crewe. A laughable incident occur- lover on the toes of Asia? Or if all the: red one night" in the Commons re- ------------------j ihe in one year gSSSTLS r T P T0lcow' she could the over to Mr. Maekinnon Wood to THT VALUE OF I vegetation along the equator, while j itiquire in an audible voice who it -witched icicles off the North! was that was then speaking. It hap- a Scottish supporter bu: WESTERN CANADA The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway j and that !ier mijk could pened to to which the Conservative Party in shiploaj of }ier butter from Charles-! opposition at Ottawa has shovai w York? Or. if all the mules j These letters have much antipathy, has already meant ajwg market deal to Western .Canada. The i been year were one mule, ___ ;.._____consume the entire corn crop development of the country long >forth Carolina at one meal, and i- nightly to Biarritz while Ins Majesty been stayiac there. This, says M.A.P.. recalls an cident thai happened in the House RIVERVIEW Terms f{ cash, balance C and 12 inontlis. Other terms considered. 0 List JOV.T property with The Southern Al- berta Loan and Investment Co. Room 8 Bryan Block Cars of Evaporated Fruits Windsor Salt and Hay on track today 1 fTlie BentlEf Co. Ltd. Wbcidsale and Retail ;5 IETHBK tm OFFICE SUPPLIES PRINTING I WESTERN STATIONERY CO., LTD. Bookbinding.Ruling, Legal Forms School Supplies WALL ClU-Cilt Lllclt' "-TV-P-I -i line and .oroposed lines-has oeen the 5pOts off the sun without j of Commons some years ago. While most phenomenal. In his speech injswelling its sides or shaking its tail? in office, Mr. the house with reference' to the loan1 ___iSny, Hon. George P. Gra- ham. Minister of Railways and Can- als, cave some interesting figures. Accordinz- to the official statistics of the Superintendent of Bailway Lands in the Department of the Interior, SSO homesteads have been taken-up within twelve miles on either side oi the line since the projection trf the Add 'to these the thousands oi Or If the hogs we raise, annually were one hog, that animal would dig the Panama Canal in three roots, with- out grunting, and its squeal would be loud enough to jar the cocoanuts off the -trees along the Canal York Sun. a point of writing to the late Queen in person. One nisht he was busily encaged in this task on the Treasury Bench, when he sprang hastily to his feet to repudiate some views that were attributed to him by Mr. Cham- berlain. The -precious manuscript on 4 e i T I Wiifiam "Harcoun the. present hi- lap was quite forgotten, and went i floating to the ground. The late Sir and hest stock in the city. Paper Hanging, Paint- ing Etc. _ WELLINGTON Bros. Cor. Cutbill and Court- land. Box 644. Fully Modern 2 storied HOUSE V Just Built on Wallwork St. will handle J. L EAKIN CO. P. 0. Block Phone 383 A CANADIAN FOR (Toronto Saturday road. Add to these trie tnousauus 01; wm interest Canadians homesteads taken up along the branch thfli Qne Q{ the Candicjate5 mentioned nant denials last in the roar .1 ,f that went up irom an as The two Ministers .rubbed heads disconsolately. This was lines and .some idea can be formed of benefit already derived. With- counting the homesteads taken along the branch lines or the pre- emption? taken with the homesteads, the out prominently for the mayoralty of New York next fall is a Canadian. liam Bruce Ellison, one time Com- missioner of Supply, Gas, and __r___ Electricity, and later Corporation it means that over two and a. half j Counsel, was bom in St. Thomas in million acres are brought into a 5taSejis57 anci admitted'to the Ontario, bar development. With the branch cftme immediately to New lines and preemptions included it j AVas admitted to the bar would be a conservative estimate to j here 18S2 jje t0Qk no active part say that at least lour million acres. in politics 1892. when he was have bee a settled upon as a direct re-jelected to the gtate Legislature on suit of the promoting, locating, ancl Democratic ticket, in a district construction of the'Grand Trunk. Pi-j hitherto strongly Republican.-'Rug- cific. j ged honesty and a strict sense of pub- Wliii-. of course, the total increase r dutj. characterized all his con- of population in Western Canada can-jduct in thft legislature. An inde- not be to be a result of the con-1 pendent Democrat oi the- Cleveland stmctiov. of the. G. T. P. it is inter- type perhaps best describe Mr. eating to note the increase made since political attitude. He broke the construction has been commenc-1 from Democratic organization in Th following figures are from j isg6 on jn convention the ffov.rnnient free .silver platform, frankly stating his reasons in his letter of res- statistics Population 1906 1903 i ignation. LlLCli one oi the rare occasions upon whicn "Mr. Speaker Peel" was known to smile in the House. CONTRACTORS WE DIG CELLARS CLEAN YARDS And do any kind of (yrcrand Work. Apply to Box 13 Herald Office Imperial Bank .of Canada HEAD f t t t t t t 0 0 Accounts of Municipalities, Merchants, Farmers and JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry FOR SALE and fiay In any quantity at J.F.Rodgers Sale Stables Wood St. LETHBRIDGE I Coal, Ice and 1 DRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. S. Surgeon, Accoucher. a a.m., 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 914 Red- path Si. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANt Street. a.m., 2-3. 7-8. DR. A. and rooi.is 1 Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3. 7-8.30. Phone uight and day 277. DR. U. Surgeon, Accoucher, Oddfellows' Block. 9 a.m.. 11 to 1, 3 to 5, -7 to 8. Phone, day aud night, 342. O. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, .Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Aha. Office a.m.. 2-5 p.m.. 7.8 p.m. UNDERTAKING PH ON TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfer Co. Draying outfit, and are prepared to execute all orders for DRAYING promptly satisfactorily. delivered promptly. Caih on delivery. J. S. Phillips A. L Pattcson Phone. 70 Office in Nelson Store Automobiles, Gasoline Engines. Sieam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed D. R. WILKIE President. HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY Vice-Pres. Capital Authorized Capital Paid Up Rest Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS attention is given to Savings Bank Accounts. Deposits of and upwards received and inter- est, allowed at current rate from date of deposit. ___ Lethbridge Branch, W. R. SEATLE, Manager. Bcein Block, Round St., beside Bentley's Store. South African Scrip AND Half Breed Scrip _ For Sale APPLY TO mWilliimsoD Taylor Hidurts Co. Brokers Edmontoi, llti. Saskatchewan Alberta 335.721 1 PR I NCI RUPERT'S Totals This in an increase CIDER SALOONS (Prince 'Rupert Empire.) The village of Metlakatla is dis- An, ,s Wll of over thirty j tain less than five miles from. .Prince per cent" in the two years sine, the Rupret. Its population is made- up G-aml Trunk Pacific has been start- of numbering about What proportion is due to the cider saloons opened in Pnnce_ Rupert; railroad woufd b, hard to esti-jthe result in Metlakatla is an increase mate but as the increase is '-reatly of family rows and in general disor- in oxras of that preceding, it is derly conduct of men who before the onlv risht to iudc, that'a very con- advent of the cider saloon bore good part "of "it is due to the G. reputations. The number oi cider sa- T P especially in view of the home-i loons in Prince Rupert is. seventeen. r stead facts given above. is the duty of to give, r everv reasonable assistance, t, a con-i places in which 'cider' M sold. Few It surely other town of the same size in Canada has as great a number of j cern that is playing such an import- ant pan in the development Of this great country. towns of--twice its have seven- teen places in which liquor of any kind is sold. These cider saloons STOP THIS PRACTICE The Hrt'ald has positive informa- tion that- some parties in the city who have roomesto transients are taking advantage of the overcrowding! to charge exorbitant rates for their rooms. One man with his wife and four children were in one case all packed into one room in a house that would ordinarily charge fifty cents a room and when he asked for his billj for the night's lodging was charged three dollars, the same as if each one had had a bed. Other cases more or less flagrant have been reported. This aort of hold-up business is one of the worst things that can be reported against the city and should not be done. It is doubtful if the authorities can do. anything -in the matter, re- grettable though it be. About the thing to do is to report such occurrences until the force of public will cause these people to discontinue the practice or lose their business. Such people should be shown some way or other that their policy is a very ahort-sighted one from their own standpoint. The! Stunt Beautiful For VICTOK1A DAY PHLAGS In all sizes from Bou- tonierres Union Jacks, Stare and Stripes, Canadian Ensigns Scotch aod Irish Stand- ards. Goods and prices always right. I. TKKIHI WKI Our assistants stop work at 6. Om- closing hours are suited to our pitrons. Are you aware of the fact that good fruit lands reach a value of to 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 lands will reach the same values as other fruit lands do Then why not buy now while you can get them at the bottom prioe. :0ar Next Excursion will start from Lethbridje on THURSDAY MORNING JUNE 3rd, and points on the Calgary Branch on WLDNfca- DAY AFTERNOON, of JUNE 2nd Join our party on this trip. The trees all be In full bloom and TOU a. sight that will delight you. Mr Freeman having returned from his last trip, states that his party purchased over worth of land, and if as successful on future tups the company's holdings will shortly be all disposed of. Call and get full particulars at our new in the Hotel The Arrow Lake Orchards M. FREEMAN, ROOMS 3 AND 4, WHITNEY BLOCK Lethbridge, Alta. 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 trial. ADDISON Under- takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city. Phone 102. Offce and residence 32] Crabb St. Parlors open day and night. T. S. Dl- RECTOR AND riages and equip.raent new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire hall. Open day and night. Phone P. 0. Box 493. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD 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 lull particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. W. President. Sec., Box 57.' Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ays in K. of P Hall at e o'clock. Visiting cordially invited. a. -A8HCROFT, W.P. 24-ly QUS NEIDIG, W.S. A.F. A.M., Q.R.A, Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Ball, P. 0. Block, at'3 p.m. Viflitlng brethren will tl. ways receive a hearty welcome. A. C. Menter, W M. G. V. Btorkey, Secretary, P. O. Box Wfc Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. 19KO. the Hall every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors will al- ways receive a hearty welcome. Coun- cillor, C. L. Griffith; Banker, W. A. Dtfiknon: Clwk. N. Dowwtt JOHN Joiner, jobbing work and al- terations; pianoforte tuning, gans repaired; glass signs or, metal- lic, letters, silver and sole agent for' the genuine steroccopic views and steriscopes. "Life of in colors. "Courtstoif to and 30 other series. 25 views, fl.OO. per 100. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aiiisle, orgr.ii "anci voice produc tiou. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard (Jrabfo Sored-. MR. ALBERT oi Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil oj Chas Hancock, Esq., L.R.A.M.. Organ and Theory. -Voice culture, pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, soag siaging. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. Terms on application. Box 690, Letb bridge. Alia. JOHANNES H. pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music specialty- Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, ete.N For terms ap. ply cjo Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL. L. M. and Solicitor. Office 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, Al- berta. H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Room 14 Staf- ford Blk. SURVEYING HAM ILTON YOU and Surveyors. Room 4. Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. B. Room 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.B.A.A.. M.R.A., A.A.I.C., Etc., Manager Lethfaridge Office, Bryan Block. and build- er. Estimates cheerfully given. pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. Box 730, Letb- bridge, Alta. R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow, er installations. Plans and specifi- cations. Office McKeown's Hard Phone 302. GEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tern- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 365, City. J. H. Drafts-" man and contractor. Sstimatea cheerfully given. If you want W 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 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 STENOQ. Poatoffice Block, Telephone No. 383, ERNEST LAMBRECHT Chn.ti.n Scientist. Service every Sunday at eleven a.m. the Herald of- lice. CAMPBELL BROS. STEAD--Pair> ers and Ueooraters.Paper iumjciug and specialties on pictures of art. Orders taken any time. 'Redpath St., second house west of American rea- taurant. ;