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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 22, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE DAILY 1TEBALD May 912f LETHBRlDGE DAILY HERALD DICIMBCR 1M7 by Tli. HK'ld Co., Ltd., Uwlul ev.nlni 111 llxth ItrMt, LMhbrldat, Albtrts, Onidi. W. A. BUCHANAN Maniflng DlrvcUr T. W. BUAYLE Mantling Editor JOHN TORRANCE PHONlt And Ntwi txpsrtnunt 1224 PHONE: Advtrtlilng Circulation And Job 1252 DAILY lUMCKWTION yrrw i4 T V month (TmoutHi J a.lHi 1 kJ' mail...... 00 months, miJl i.. 1 month, to (J3.00 both THK DA1UY HKRAUD FOB L.thbf1dBt-1Ud A MUl.ln. V Book.Sun. J Q Rrtirtson C-B-ttUvaad Co Op AtcWun _ _..... andra'Hottli 3 tore.- Co HMnflton _ He Ale Peoplt S R HMnfl Flneh.r J Mltch.ll; D L McCrw WMtlliko Broi. L lUUwelw Dl.fliond Oily Srur Cc S C Wide llUlft Drug 4 Book Jamlewn 2> Company.......' Avanue Ftrnle sn iM'C.T Brown News SPu ol tlw 1 leviln advance Jl THE. WMKLY: HERALD te dlnrlot S months In Gorman, Amorlcun, French, nr KO ID they Imve tlio price. Thufhii beon Britain's .policy' with .regard to her wares: It Is bur, western policy. Any itand> In the wliyrof free, open nmrkotB bad loglHlation from the weet- ern Gtandpolnt. not what .Mr..Huosevelt or Mr. Taft may Imye tmld. or what .their tleeiitlis wore in sup- porting' reciprocity. old enough and quite, capable of judg- ing whaVlr'gnfld ami what li bad for aui( the farmorii, from (he. and' were deilroui selllnit quantl- vties'-of -their in of the .nmrait.'..marked. de- lire Dtlli exiite. and will exist to long as interest In a itovorn- lug force iu the conduct of men'i Prmident Taft. Is just .We know how woefully weak what -foolish thingg some of oiir Canadian OUR POINT OF' VIEW The job of customs collector a Cardston is still open, Tho rain that has fallen assures a There is no doubt of that, The city'council should hang out the time honored sign: "if yon don't sco what you want, axk for It. Business will now hum ag a result o-' the rain. Many deals were hang- ing flre watting for the rain man to get Into the game. Now that-the council has decided who is to control the scavenging sys- tem, it.might be well to improve the It" will stand a lot of im- proving. A Dishonest Appeal SO tile Saskatchewan game has been imported into Alberta and the farmers'-'a re., being told elect a Conservative in a bye- election for. the province will result in reciprocity. The spacious plea is up that the baing out at Ottawa cannot give farm' ers wider markets and the only .hope i-ie through 'the party whose'leaders are bftUrly op nosed. to the platform i of -western farmers. It is some: -whet of a. joke to men Ilka Dr who reciprocity in unm last'September, i'tell thec, farmsrjs. that to elect -Mr. would reciprocity. Dr. 1 -Stewart didn't. mean that. He was .merely .trying: his' aud- ience, but he failed. If the doctor! could have heard the laugh as the bluff was discussed after his Spring Coulee meeting he would have: hesitat- ed before'resorting to such talk again. The Conservative party is hostile to'freer the United States. There was no mistaking the meaning of utterances, and the only-hope for the farmers of the west Is to return the Liberal party to pow er-again.- That-'Cftn .be greatly -facili- tated-by., the. sustaining of the Libe-ral governments in Alberta and Sas- the overthrow of these, governments would mean a set back ot; years --to -'the farmers of the west. There isr.such a thing as deal- ing honestly'with the farmers of the west, but.gome of the stump speakers fbrfhe not learn- ed that -fact yet. Mr. Michener has come south and tonight speaks at Carmangay. Will he please tell'the farmers If he favors wider markets'and'his experienced a change of heart like. Dr. Stewart. The cquncii will meet with con exercising; caution i the purchase of automobiles for clvi officials. Jt would be 'justifiable i one or two instances, but in very -feu So far in the byc-olectlons Mr.-'Hoat le> Oie people of Clares holm that the demonstration farm i too good for them, as he is tollhij tlio ueopl-a.elsewhere. Dr. Stewart threw an uncalled in ault at the electors in the easteri part ot the Cardston riding by his uncalled reflections on tho extent o their readihg.: '.flvero are no more In telligent electors in the province. Cardston' people are deserving o! congratulatious. In'the erection, of a is a distinct credli to the town abiding faith in the future 'of th'e church in the distriot in the future o' the tow n American Sentiment in the West EVER SINCE tht> declaration the western farmers in favor o lo v better trade relations with th United. States Hie pres 'ier antl politicians have excused th Wepn b> openlyt asEertiBg that- th UP e Dominion the Unit 's oasx enousa to make eaea s oasx eno U.' RjIaiUtatements but it cannot be.prov judgment thst a. waaher American, who voted for reci Magrath last September, had such view. Whatr-.he did have in ersl jjifferfnd the majoritj to tftft rigftem panada in the to the'bigger and better s'of the States though necessary are stl11 centred "rtiarket, not with a ot ourselves Uncle 3am, for the sole object of of the'farmer and then the entire countiy. This talk" about the of {Me American is very effecliyely .dealt with bj? Harry Gadsby, the Toionto jour- ualiei. vvho is writing a series of ar UJjies about1- the west for eastern newBpapepfl Mr, Gadshj -is an ob; servant man and he Tias to saj about this- talk, spread about through the east by K. B. Bennett and other ConsenstivoB are angry at the attitude the nest took at the factions last September, is so correct that7 it Js worthy of reproduction the question, "how about American he says EJighty per cent, of; the citizens of the Canadian west are Ameri- can horn. .That may. have-- b.een one reason lyhy the west so strong for reciprocity. It is no whatever fov. saying that the west favors annexation "to the United States. All the Canad- iankert Americans I lalked to In clubs, hotel lobbiefi. smoking cars on the street, on their farms, in their, were satisfied that Canada is a better country to live and die. in than the United States an-d have taken out papers to thnt effect. They like our respect for law, our regard for marriage, our sound morals, our well-reasoned institutions, our sane living, our. wholesome thinking, our compara- tively-honest' politics, and' last, but not least, our government, which is much more of, and for the' people than the one they lefi behind Qnce in a while, a Usit- j Ing American mnj fisp on hind legs and biaj wbep 01 In tlw f plajs Yankee Doodle DKIe, that's onlj autl hot Jiir and could be cured if 'the or chestra riule Brlt- Unia or thi; give snatlveborn cheer for Dut the wT the American who has made his borne in the .Canadian1 west is not "He is "'a'better .Canadian, for- baring once .been a gq.od American bones of acknowledging it nine tenths of it im ted States niaj be lather thought 7t does not exist on spot wv Take two cases first Ameri iNorn-egian, who used to Ine in AIinnea.polis He is a Can and keeps a general ifot far from Regina He five on the and Saskatoon making rather good stump i which he called argu menfs lattbe smoking car _ He uses Knglfah- fluentlj He vas educated-in oui politics -from a Conservative point of He LJ Reoubhcdn in the 77Fniteii Statee Nobody had toll iira abdut Willlara-'ljjon Mac or Latcntaine, or George or any of the other great Liberals who fought each in his waj, for free seemed tc think that "bali be traced back John Macdonald and the but that_ i6 hardly a disadvantage It mil make him all the mote earnest for the one aide when he runs which he surely You cant keep that kind of man out of public life. Weil, what was that American glan Canadian i opinion of Can He said 'I am to be a member of the British Empire Canada hasf been good to is r a good country all round. I to stay, here." The "case was a young man -whom-I met at dinner lu the Asalniboia Hotel at Medicine Hat. He came from Iowa, knock- ed around, in Alaska and other parts of..the North American con- tinent for ten jears and flmlh nettled in Alberta; What he said Thin ifi a pretty countrj I like it so Hell tbat I hate to go back to old place even to visit the folki" 'In comnnritlng upon Mr. Gadsby7s article, the Winnipeg Tribune says "II F G jls right The Am ericans appreciate what Is good here, much of the) will probahh hefp us to tr> and right ,1s .bad. When we'grow QOf} ims of wheat in a ter> ahoit'tlnie, IB predated by jthc editor of .the Monetary Titnes, and of that for 'export, is natuial thai the wcul ahould he on any where, averWlierp When we want vfe don't much nhethei tho customers are Canadian, Kngllsb, Scotch, Irish, A Revitcd Slogan (Toronto Gioba) The campaign cry "Gouin must go' has been amended. It nov r-eads "Gouin must go bo governing. Platform Be Slowed (Ottawa Free Press) Another .member of the House of Commons is to be provided for, Dr Schaffner of Souris. Man., is tc sent to the Senate. What hag becom 'of t-be pledge In the Halifax platfo that appointments to the Senat would be "'made for ni'irit alone an not for reasons of rewarding part followers? "Just for a Explained of opposite qualities mak-e the happiest marriages' why I am looking for a girl with'-money, Hon A G MaoKay Welcome (Vancouver The' "lure" of dra'wiii] the the bramest from th. east The Hon A G MarKaj form Liberal leader'Iij the Ontario Leg iskture is coming to Edmonton to open a law office In addition to bein a lawver ot ability, Mr MaeKa> ife a debater of the firat rank and w mako his presence fflt in our neigh boring 'province Not A" (New World) LombroEOs theory that, Am erican is a neurasthenic is palpablj fals-s The great Italian alienist: was deceived by There are. thousands'.o( Araericana who do not ijvant Roosevelt for pre aident. again. There of Americans who do not regard, Bryan as a great statesman. There are thousands of.Americans w ho still beltav e in constitutional government There are thousands of Americans who do not look.-1 upon the., Pittsburg millionaire as the. highest type manhood. There are tho us and B Americans who do .not want, chamimgne for breakfast ho .ambition to elope with chorus girls There are thousands of.Americans who have Invented'-ho new'religion nr no new sysLom-of. econpmjcs, and hMe devised no patent formulas for regenerating the race There are thousands of Americans who are not encaged In, trying to get rich1 quick, OT, intrying'to'reform th? manners and morals, of aomehod) else There are thousands ,ofj who can be hapoy awij from Broad way or Fifth avenue 1 There are thouennds of Americans who do not believe that thev CUD get something -for'nothing; There are thousands of w ho w ork from eight to 12 hours every day, who support their families and pay their debts and sav.e a little something for- their old age and live normal, rational lives. We are not so ,crazy aa we some-! times -a.eem. J His Success He's one- of bur successful young business men. That bo, in what He succeeded in picking out father-in-law with capital to invest, Farm Land Snaps 320 acres All steam plow land., L'10 acres under cultivation, fair buildings, good well; alt fenced. Crop yoes with tho land and land can be Iiad at ?JJ5.00 per terms 640 acres All .steam plow .land, .with 400 aofos mutap cultivation; all fenced, good well, 111 flon of the colihtrj hore failures are'unheard of.' This soctlou can, bo had at 127.50 per acre on reasoutiblo terms 320 acres AH atemvh plow land with 36Q untloi cultivation, .iKSUimher fallow. Flair build- close town and school; a splendid, buy at per .acre-T-eany.'vterms. Crop goes with' lanO. Freeman MacLeod Co. Dominion Block Phone 1212 oAn Expensive .DJSCKSB The doctom thought he had a pendicitis until, he went .into ban i i Thej Ldiagnosed his case a pa in the; stomach.' A Barbarouc Pun professor once, o jected to the graduation of a nat of Ceylon ed exceed' with only one e facultj 'you must remember he comei froi the; land of the Cingalese.' It was the- Sabbath, aiiu the .Citj man had1 made -up his mind" to spen a P S A which, being interpreted means a pleasant Sunday 'afternoon He .had not1 been 'snoozing'! ;mor than half an hour when a friend pop ped -in, and doing disturbed th harmony of the scene. 'Great cried the friend I: tones of, alarm, are you dpinu with four alarm clocks and the grama phone CItyman turned In his uneasy slum her. I want to try and get a little sleep, ie muttered; voice. 'But how do ;these things'help? isked the friend: The missus and thQ kids have gone 'or ;a "and everything in the house was so dead i quiet, that I couldn t cltjuc my eyes: The Straw Staio The May preach and'prate And friends his fate May me: To And He alwajs sticks Like glue; The covintry-imay In, danger" stay, If what they say li One .qite'etion plain In sun or rain Will ittll Wllh, -von (It fast) As In rthe past ,It 3ear's do'' YOU WILL NEED FLAGS FOR VICTORIA DAY WE HAVE TIIEM" The Red Cross Drug Book Co. Limited T. H. McCRIADV, PHONE til THE STANDARD SECURITIES COMPANY Real Estate and investments 'OWNERS OF MORNING SIDE Suite Sherlock BuUding P.O. Box 1979 7 Phone 1291 Insure Your Crop Against Hail 4i The Canadian Indemnity .Company, of Winnipeg, have-recently ob- tained n charter from the Provincial Government for the -of HAIL INSURANCE ill thjs Province. This company is'finaiicialty, sonncl and losses will be promptly Jiaid.-, 1'ull infoimatioil- obtained from thib office. t f All classes of insurance written, including Fiie, Life, ployeis' Liability, Live Stock, Boiler, Baggage, etc. H. J. H. SKEITH Alexandra Hotel Phone 1343 It! What? A snap for thejfmost 'careful investor, it adjoins Queen Victoria Park; thefbest buy in the city. Yours for per lot. 1-3 down, balance 3, 6 and 9 months, Sunalta Block 1, 6 lots. Exclusive Sale. .1 Sixth Street MITFOftD CO. Opposite Her.ld Invettment 1 Phone 1235 ;