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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 22, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, SATURDAY, MAY 22, 1909. ABOUT.. DAD'S the Lord Mayor's Son as pood dope for the workingmen? They pay taxes, more in proportion to their means than the other guys and ought to receive the more consid- eration. Dad and 'his bunch of aldermen got a Sam Hill of a the other night. While Uncle Charlie was handing out warnings, advi-v and condemnation in large quantities, Dad and the others i saw visions of warrants, courts., stern with Mr; Murphy on prJvioUs occa. judges, striped suits and cropped hair. giojls but h is evideilt theR> Uncle Charlie fixol his eagle eyes is 1K> logt> that is none of on them and said it could not happen i the city, s btisiness i prepared to take whatever is handed into the next Jf he' ig told that he be monkeyed too darned si'riuus to with. The "hustle that Dad and finance committee got dav was a sisrht to behold. Dad out. if he is told that he was turn- ed down because his stuff is not good evidently sorry fv-r his municipal er-1 onough aiu{ thal it is cheaper T0 rors aqd straightway started to show buy wods Jor mcre nloney it his repentance by doing things to; is up hiin w tafee the medicine make it right. He with Uncle Char-jasked for_ A statement from the en- lie and Uncle George, who is on the j T0 the couucn allay the j finance comittee too. got an everlast- J fear, of some people who are afways jing hump on. They wc-nt over to nosimr for sttmething wrong and WESTERN BRANCH PLAN OF LINDSAY Winnipeg, May Sylvester Anto Thresher and Engine Company, INTERNATIONAL COURT Lake Mohonk, Y., May platform of Lake Mohonk conference on International Arbitration was adopted today. It urges that the j Limited, has been organized with government take steps in this direc-1 capital of to manufacture in tion for early initiative in the es- Winnipeg threshing machines and oth tablishment of an international court j ?r form implements. It is a branch of arbitration and justice. of the Sylvester Manufacturing Co., Lindsay, Ont. INDIAN BRAKEMAN KILLED Hamilton, Ont., May Green, Indian brakeman, had his CREMATED IN PRESENCE OF FAMILY London, May The body he eas- c no i i ily tips off a j wire the head 'sure thing, boys, ofrice to confirm lestino Castro, brother of the deposed i i" i _ ideal. The word came back, mon every-day explanation without a lot of technical expressions. CITY AND DISTRICT. T. H. Hoare a.od wife, of Pincher Creek, were in the city yesterday. 1'U j One of the policemen found a cloth the president of Venezuela was today served with a notice of his expulsion i from the island of Cueraco. i ROUTE APPROVED Montreal, Que., May pro- posed route of the C- N. E. from the city of Edmonton to Vancouver and New Westminster has been approved by the Department of -Railways and j Canals, is the announcement made by Vice President D D. Mann of the E., who stopped here yester- overcoat on the sidewalk last night, j As yet no one has called for it. a misrhty srood stunt. Go through j Gleichen Call says W. McLean with per cent." So now the j and wife arrived Monday from Leth- j city can borrow its own money at a j bridge to take positions at the Cir- j net rate of three per cent. But that cle ranch. is better than doing things wrong Customs Office Inspector'John Ken- nasty jackpot over it. Dad says there was silence deep as death around the f There is nothing that you want in Lumber that you can't get best from The Pioneer Yards Lumber Sash Doors Interior Finish Lime Cement Plaster The Best Grades at Lowest Pri- ces. Large and Complete Stocks. Main Yard, Round Street. North Ward Y'd, Westminster R'd COMPETENT MEN in charge of all yards ESTIMATES Gladly Furnished QSOSOSSEBSBSB Pioneer Lumber Co. Head C. R. CARLSON General Manager R. RANEY Local Manager with a good big risk of getting into a W, of Calgary, was out to Card- slon yesterday on official business. Invitations are out the marriage of Florence Lillian, daugh- ter of Mr. and 3Irs. W. H. Read, of Pincher City, to Frederic Geo. Bus- tard, of the same place, to take place on Wednesday, May 26. G-US Nieuig has several of his rooms in the old Oliver block corn- speaking tubes of the citv engineer and the aldermen who opposed the city adopting the fair wage or minimum wage clause in the city when the engin- eer figured up the cost of the cement walks and, found that after the con7 tractors had revised their contracts to make allowance for the twenty-seven and a half cent rate and reported pleted and every night so far every room available has been occupied. The whole twenty-four xvill be ready by Saturday. They will -be equipped that the; cost was below that- of last Photos oi the vear when the wase was twentv-two _, v vi- mi. the Hat and and a hah an hour. The engineer s fears that the city would have to vote more money if the scale was ad- opted faded away as a summer cloud. Some people seem so" scared that the workingmen are going to get more money than barely what they can live on by working every day. It would be a shame if he would get enough ahead to have a second suit; of clothes or to send.his kids to high school or college. They argue that the higher the wages the higher will j things cost. That may be true but if the fellow earning the extra money, can do without the things he, can save the money which otherwise ,he would not get and could not buy the things anyway. "But what the deuce has that got to do with letting the city Just this. The city council has a right to do its best for 'all, classes and has no right to sacri- fice any one' of its citizens and put him on the rocks because he can't work as cheap as a fellow from ano- ther town who has no family to keep. The city makes a practice of award- j ing contracts to local firms if their' price is within eight or ten or twelve per cent, of the lowest tender simply to give them a chance .to-' get some of their own taxes-and patronize local men. If that- is good dope for the con- tractor, the lumber dealer, or the merchant, why. shouldn't it be just with every modern convenience. ball gume 'between Lcthbri-dge in W. A. Ott's window are attracting much attention. The work was -done by the British anil Colonial Photograph Co., who are specialists in-their line. Claresholm Review says F.H. Sloan, formerly a grocer here, is in STacleod jail serving the two month sentence imposed by Magistrates Camies and Hotchkiss. Immediately upon the failure of his appeal to the district court last week the Mounted polace got busy and took him into custody at Lethbridge. i Headquarters for ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES OFFICE: Room 3, Ott Block Phone 10 Bow Island'. 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 has the celebrated "OldGlory" gas well adjoining the town- site. There is a supply of coal and water. No invest- 3ient on earth like earth itself. Buy now as prices are advancing daily. Prices of lots range from to according to location. Special prices for blocks. Terms are one-third cash and the balance payable in six" and twelve oionths with interest at six per cent, per annum. For full particulars call or write fo LUDTKE WADDELL Bow Island, Atta. WHY THE Western Plumbing Co. IS ALWAYS BUSY all work is under personal supervision, ami they guarantee satisfaction at reasonable prices VISIT OUR SHOWROOMS NEXT DOOR TO OFFICE Our Lighting Department lias just re- ceived a large shipment cf Electrical Shades and Art Glassware It will pay you to inspect this stock. It is the finest in the city Electrical Devices for All Requirements Pbone 266 Box 41' Patented Sectional Houses- Manufactured in B C.. of the very best dried Lumber., in latest de- sk-us. Prospective do well to write rue- before deciding on a house- A. Spencer AGENT and BUILDER, MACLEOD Any are that" 1909 will estab- lish the record in build- ing operations in Leth- bridge. Back of all satis- factory buildings is sat- isfactory plumbing. We are the people to take care of your order. Kind Quantity Size, But otily ONE quality Our Reputation We Value It has been gained by con- scientious work we intend to keep it. William Head Co, Ltd. Calgary and Lethbridge Dufferin Street Phone 299 II Get our on Corfugated Iron Galvanized and Painted Metallic Siding Metallic Shingles before buying elsewhere We have just placed a carload of the well-kno'wn Metal Shingle and Siding in stock OHM'S KIUVFHTUIIXG CWFUIT Office and Factory dr. mm Mim imni Telephone.153 St Place Your Orders for DRAYING ....WITH.... W. HUME o Satisfaction Guaranteed PHONE 289 General Teaming When you want your yard cleaned up, when you want your garden plowed, if you want some first-class manure for garden purposes, better see me, or phone 201. I can sup- ply yonr wants. WM. TAYLOR ;