Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 23, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta
LIYMMI60I, Iiuubators and THE Hot popular price, turned within M, I CfflBS mi fat ww batcher i at a not satisfactory machine can ue re- days. For catalogue of prices and terms write to agent for Western H. C. RICHARDS 2ox 1273 Calgaiy Goods shipped from Calvary day order Is received Model Incubator Co., Toronto HON. MR. CUSiONG THE PASS Fresh Own Make EVERY POUND GUAUANTEEl> FRESH EGGS DAILY MILKt CREAM, BUTTERMILK Bottled or in Bulk Delivered any time in town, North Ward included Phone 2B -Dairy Produce Co. were concerned, Canada was no better A BEAUTY DRINK like beauty, sleep, means a drink for good health. Alberta's Pride beer, ow- to its is par- ticularly beneficial as a tonic, and is extremely nutritious. It is bottled by Lethbridge' Brewing Malting Co. Ltd., who will promptly deliver any quan- tiiy for home consumption from a case up. BREWING MALTING COMPANY, LTD. off than this country. He declared emphatically that the Canadian government stated that it had not authorized emigration so cieties to persuade skilled mechanics to go to Canada, and he quoted a Government pamphlet on the subject in support of his assertion. Government Not to Blame The government of Canada was not to blame, he said. An artizan going to Canada just now had a very bad chance of getting a footing. The Canadian government agents would declare, if asked, "that the skilled ar- tisan's chances of employment in Canada wtre small indeed. He laid much of' the responsibility for the position in Canada as he described it upon the charitable and semi-religious bodies engaged in emigration work. Pointing out that Canada was yet The Frank Paper Bays: The Hon. W. H. Gushing-, minister of Public works the Alberta cabinet, spent Thursday last in the Pass, investigat- ing matters which come under di- rection of his department. He visited the central telephone exchange of the districts for the purpose of noting where improvements are most need ed. With regard to the affairs of the government telephone system, lie had found matters in a most satisfactory condition and complimented Miss Mary Sunstrum, government tele- phone agent at Blairmore, on the good' showing of her department. Rela- tive to public improvements, Mr. Cushing gave assurance before leaving that the road through the Pass and -that leading to the prairie; will be put in good condition this summer. Mr. Cushing, in the morning, drove to Coleman, where he met a large re- presentation of the board of trade of chat place and listened to the wants of that end of the district. The Cole- man people asked to have a rock xlyke at the west end of the town blasted out to afford a level road to !Crow's Nest and obviate the necessi- ty of traveling along the big hill to north of town. They also asked for the grading of a road along the face of the hill to the oast of town u> afford an all the year round road by the lower route to Blairmore. Mr Cushing walked over the ground it case and found" that the worl vould very expensive. He decline o bind himself to any specific pro uises, but decided to have an engir er report on the cost, and tokl th would do as much Colt nan as the means at his disposa permitted. Mr. Cushing, in driving back ovtr he road, made careful note of all the places where M-ork is especially need- At Blairmore he listened to Capt. B-.-ebo's representations of Blair- more's wants, and at Frank, R. Steve, of the Frank council, laid Frank's before him. Later, he drove over MORMONS ON WAY TO ENGLAND Don't be behind the times and out ol date- Have your home, office or store: electri- cally lighted-throughout. Let us install system of lighting in your home. It wil cost lit- tle, but please you very much. llcKENZlE ff ROY St, Pfcooe204 (Portland, Maine, Daily AJvC-rtisC-r, April 17, 1908.) Elder C. Kdgar Snow of the Mor- mon church is at Smith's hotel with 55 Mormon missionaries who will sail tomorrow on the steamship Canada for Europe. Mr. Snow is a young man, on the sunny side of forty. More than that he is an educated man, of pleasant manners, keen bright .eyes and good looking. His lather was Lo- renzo Snow, formerly President of the Mormon church, preceding present president Joseph F. Smith. Mr Snow is devoted to the Church o Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. HL said today to an Advertiser reporter "These people who are with me an lissionaries, called by the presiden the church to go on a mission nee the church sent out poor men ecause the church was made up lostly of poor men. Today they an ending out do men, and wo icn. too, and they, pay their own ex The Social Realm Monday evening of lust week claim- ed Mrs. Rogers as hostess of a very charming Mr. and Mrs. McNicoll carrying, off the pretty priz- es. 'llio.se present were Mr. and Mrs. Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. Kirkham, Mr. and Mrs. Chivers, Mr. and Mrs. Cun- ningham, Mr. and Mrs. Coiiybeare Mr. and Mrs. Shaw, Mr. and Mrs. McNicoll, Miss Cotter, Mr. Jones am Mr. E. II. Wilson. Mrs. gave a very attrac tive little bridge last Wednesday ev ening. The guests were Mr. and Mrs Cunningham, Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Mrs. llogei-s, Mr. and Mrs. Kirkham Mr. and Mrs. Conybeare, Mr. an Mrs. McNicoll, Miss Cotter, Mrs. Ito gers being the fortunate prize winne the sidcroad and visiUd Hillcrest. the evr-ning, after summing up the day's observations, Mr. Gushing authorized the publication by the NO HONiNO-NO GRINDING "CARBO MAGNETIC" THE RAZOR OF PERFECTION. ll yburdtafer will deliver to you MKTtC" Razor on thirty day without obligation on your part to purchase, MAGNETIC SOLIX BY C. W. GRAY, Lcthbridge THEY TASTE GOOD Yesterday the representative of the Herald hud the pleasure of meeting Mr. D. H. Whitehead, representing puses, leave their homes in America ;lhe Harry Webb Co. of Toronto, the ml devote four or five years to the wcll known manufacturers Of high ork for the church in European ciass chocolates. The Herald also ountries. It takf-s some courage tojhacl the privilege of seeing his full eave your home, your family andlline of Christmas samples. He ccr- our business for four or 'five years lamiy carries a uiagniiicent display, o go on such a mission. H is es- among the samples were THE HODGINS INQUIRY to be a great privilege. There beautiful hand painted, haud- s nothing compulsory about it but aud boxes; velvet box- those called to go by the in hand painlcd designs.tand hand of the church the percentage of refus- j water color designs ou paper very, very small. In fact I j boxcs Ajso a spieadUl variety oi cannot recall any case where there j fcwo one pound, and half has been a refusal to go for sompipouml boKCg ,nade by German and years. I Austrian manufacturers specially for "Take my own case for instance. T thfi Hai.ry Webb Co. am a banker and my home is in Card-; Mr whitehead also carries a most ston, Alberta, Canada. T not only! beautirul rangc of Hnod and unlinecl have a bank there but I also have an WOJ.k baskets which urc soid These handsome Christmas woj. asets wc urc iritcn-st in a coal mine and extensive w-lh hjgh clagg chocolliles. T real estate holdings in Mexico. T v' Christ vcry NO CHANCE HERE FOR ARTIZANS The Canadian Trades Union Delegate an Address in Edin- burgh (Edinburgh Evening Dispatch.) An address on emigration; to Can- ada from the Canadian trade union- ist's point of view was delivered to members of Edinburgh and District Trades Council last night in the Can- on'gate Institute by Mr. W. R. Trot- ter, to whom the Trades and Labor Congress of Canada has delegated the task of showing to the people in the Motherland the view taken by organ- ized labor in Canada of wholesale emigration to the -Dominion. Mr Walter Bell presided. a young country, he said industrial centres ;there, were few and far be tween. Consequently it was ridicu- lous to suggest that ihere was work for all artisans. Proceeding, he re viewed the work of the Canadian Man- ufacturers' Association, the members of which, he -said, were business men jvho believed that thr re ought to b? at least four men for every job in the country. He asserted that, the. man -.vho would ship people irom one side of the earth; to the other "and leave them- sliding." were criminals. (Ap plause.) The-Board of in Canada cor- responded to our Chambers of Com- merce. He had seen more of the pam phlets issued by these Boards in this ountry than he had ever seen in Can- da. The Boards would not dare to lave published these pamphlets in heir own districts. Pamphlets re ently issued by Canadian Govern Frank paper of the following as a -summary of what he hopes to be able in the way of ment Departments might be regarded s generally correct, but when' read ng pamphlets 'by the Board' of Trade hey ought to take a prck of salt fo every line they read. He described the operations of th 3tfr. Trotter his audience at the outset that trades unionists were fairly_well organized in Canada arid mentioned that the union to which he belonged operated over an area reaching from Edmonton in Can ada down to the Gulf of Mexico, and it, had branches in the Philippines They did hot have half a doten un ions of the same craft bickering wit each other as there irere in this coun try. The Canadian Government, he said had a big territory to fill up, and i seeking for population they asked for three classes of and farm workers, railway navvies, and domestic servants. These classes had been asked for right along the line. Trie Government had1 never asked for anything else but certain people were interested in having other classes brought into the country. They would like to have four men for each job in the mechanical crafts ;and they had produced such a state of aftairs that every municipality in Canada had a large unemployment problem on its hands, and the associated charities were doling out relief week by week. So far as the rrteclianical trades various emigration societies in thi country as "simp'y abominable. These charitable and religious socie ties had put up the stiffest figh against the Governm iit's legislatio on this subject. He severely criticised the emigra tion scheme of General Booth, -whose organization he described as the Em- igration Army. Salvation, he said, being now a side issue. The Salva- tion Army was busy seeking emigrants from the mother country, and on the other side of the water the Army's to do in the district road work: With regard to the rock cut west of Coleman, the ground being on the C. right oi way, he will likely cree to blast out the road, provided, ie Coleman people will agree to se- ure.ari easement from the C.P.E. of he necessary right of way and make ie road to the east and west of the ;it which can be done at small ex- pense. the road out of Coleman o the east, he will have a report on hree different routes, along the face f the hill, another over the hill, and he third on a proposal to fill up the iig coulee on the upper road and grade down the bad hill just to the of it. In any case Coleman will ie given a good road out of town. Between Coleman and Blairmore, ie will have the rock taken out in the bad spot and the road made smooth. The banks of the creek near- est :Coleman, which is always 6ut of its bunks will be raised and a culvert put in. At the McDonald ranch a bad spot caused by a-spring will be ditched and a culvert put in and] culverts will be put all over the Miss Dixie Wilson wus the popular hostess of a jolly liulo "telephone" donee given last Friday evening. The guests were, Miss Anderson, Miss Ro- gers, Miss Menm's, -Miss Holland, Miss Hillis, Miss Himlie, Miss Agnes Miss Yrooman, Miss Nicoll, Miss McBcth, Messrs. Vrooman, Ro- gers Powers, Ashburncr, Starnes, .Jones Barnum, Tranmer, Thomas Bennett McNally, Ives, Fleming, Council. have a family of small children, Ag work baskcts are so much youngest two years o'.d. When theiupprcc.atcd by the young men cnll came to me to go to Europe not choosc a ulorc bc-gan to arrange my affairs to go. Of course, I pay all of my expenses Evervone does this! Whitehead's line are the choice while I am away, of largc lines of is called no matter what his cir- German cumstances may be. But it is hard to leave your family this way, it is also hard to leave your business for this number of years but it certainly shows that we arc in earnest, doesn't it? 'I do not know as there is anything mandatory about such a call. It comes when the president of the church feels that your services arei and Aus- trian baskets for which the Harry Co. are the Canadian agenU. What interested the Herald most Mrs. Vrooman entertained informal I An Europ? we have were beautiful baskets in floral, au- tomobile, and airship designs. Whitehcad ulso curries u large varie- ty of attractive Christmas novelties, mechanical, etc. This is the largest range of samples that have ever been shoxvn in Lethbridge. During the conversation Mr. SVhite- Hearing of Evidence Has Been Ad- journed Until June 3 Ottawa, Ont., May inquiry nto the Hodgin's charges of 'fraud ind over classification in connection .vith the construction of the trans- continental railway was adjourne.l o June 3. in cross examination of Major Hodgins yesterday afternoon, Murhpy, counsel for the Trans- continental railway commission, ;ought to have the deposed engineer tdmit that only Commissioners Reid ind Young and spoken to him about that liberal classification and there- fore he had no right to make com- ihiint about the commission ho had lone in a letter to the Victoria Col- onist. Mr. Murphy the point hat lv had not called the a'tfntrn >f the government to irregularities. Hodgins said that he had brought to notice of Sir Wilfrid Laurier aud an" investigation but his aqu.-.st was ignored and nothing was until the publication of his 1ft- hT in thi' Victoria Colonist. In the Hon. Graham in the Com- had announced that an investi- gation was not necessary. Major .jtl.-so laid the matter before J.-lines C'omme, member for Port Ar- thur wiio wired Ottawa recommending iuxvstitration. Major Hodgins also Hon. Ay'esworth but the latter did not reply. ly at bridge last Tuesday evening. .missionaries, about two thousand remarked the that It ia of the Hurry Two tables were arranged. The play- too. The party jto noUi lhc B'-owth -TI it furt Webb Co. since it was incorporated __taking, out will go to all of the, and Mrs. Kirkham, Mr. ami Mrs. Me-1 in Northern Eur0pe. just'soiuc twelve or fourteen years i known from ocean to Nicoll, Miss Cotter, Mrs. Wilson and whfere thcy Mr. McNicoll winning the attractive souvenirs. are to go, they are not bcinB Thev will aiul lln excellent rep- This reputation has at all c rtain yet. there under the direction of the pres been ident of the conference to which thermit upon the fact that they handle Mrs. Chivers had a few of herLre assigned. There is a president "one but the very nest goods. friends in informally on- Monday af- f the European conference and also j Mr. Whiteheacl, the Denial represen- ternoon and a very enjoyable two a president of each conference in the creeks house. near the Burns slaughter hours were spent at bridge. Very European countries. In London, dainty refreshments were served and Liverpool, Manchester and other large Mrs. won the pretty rpize. places the church owns its own build- The guests were, Mrs. Cunningham, ings. The church altogether today Mrs. Vrooman, Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. numbers about people. Wilson, Mrs. Conybeare, Mrs. Kirk-1 "The missionaries do not encourage their converts to come to this coun- try. If they want to come, of course Mr. J. Wilson entertained his j missionaries help them all they can friends at bridge on Thursday even- j but they do not hold out any induce- ments to them to come. A great many of them do come here but there are many more, who do not. In Lon- don I think we have converts to the Mormon church or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, as ham, Miss 1'atteson. ing. tative of the company, is now on his annual trip through to the Pacific. IN SUNNY SOUTHERN ALBERTA (High River Times.) Adolph Nelson has 529 acres in fall wheat, and hi- says that there is not a bare spot in the whole 529 acres. The grain never looked as well as-it does at present, and Mr. Nelson ex- pects to fill his exchequer with about the proceeds from the sale of srain from the 529 acres. ESTABLISHED 1864 COUTTS NEWS- Inspector Howard, R. N. W. M. On the road between Blairmore and P. went into Lethbridge on Tuesday i term it. are many more Frank, where the river has cut out and will remain there for the next two throughout England, Scotland and the bank near the west bridge and weeks, threatens to cut through the road en- j Messrs. Wales and in the Scandinavian coun- Corey Bros., railway- COB- tries. tirely, he will, have the bank rip- tractors passed through on Wednesday "No, we do not believe in polygamy rapped or otherwise made good. East with fifteen cars of horses and grad- now. That was abolished years ago of Frank, he will take the rocks off to the slide road and put on a surfacing Strathmore. work on the ditch at [before my father was president of the church. Where polygamous marriages representatives were breaking their necks trying to get places for those already sent out by the Army. The methods of the Army, he said, were not fair and square. THIRTY-EIGHT BODIES RECOV- ERED Antwerp, May eight bo- dies have been recovered from the wreckage of the excursion train tele- scoped at Contich six miles south east of Antwerp by the Antwerp Brussels express, yesterday morning. Crown Princess Elizabeth arrived here this morning and visited, the wound- ed. and will have the road repaired at I Miss Begin and Miss K. of have occurred in the church they the Hillcrest'Junction. On the road j Lethbridge, are visiting at Red River j have taken place without the author ity and against the commands of the Caulkin ha's been. trans-1 church. As you see, many of the out of Police Flat coulee, and will I fcrred to Warner to take charge of party which is going to Europe with to the prairie he proposes to have Ranch, the grade reduced leading into and] Constable me are young men. They will labo Father Vantighem held service here j for three or four years in the Euro These are the things which Mr.J0n Wednesday and Thursday. Quite j pean countries. Our method of work Cushing thought were the most ur- U number attended. probably put in a bridge over Dead- j the detachment there, man coulee. LIVE STOCK COMMISSIONER Edmonton, May F. Stevens secretary of the Alberta association, has been apointed Live Stock Commissioner for Alberta. OF CANADA, Yean if in the Union B4nk of ii ftut on tht to independence. or more opens an account, and with Interest added 4 times a year tt wfll grow rapidly. Jotat may be opened by two persons, that either may deposit or withdraw cash. gently needed, and which he proposes 1 Mr. T. M. Morgan of the Dominion to do if at all possible. He further Department of Agriculture was in stated that in the event of the C.P.R. town Saturday inspecting the dipping fencing its right of way through the plant of the Department here, district he will build the road in f such places as are fenced off through the present road being on the raihoad right of way. Speaking of the road work, Mr.! Gushing said that every section of the province is clamoring for roads, and that in very many communities the needs of the people are vastly more urgent than in this district, there be- ihe so many newly settled districts, which hithertd have had no roads all and in many of them the build- ing of roads is such an expensive business as to be beyond the means of the inhabitants. Merchants Bank of Canada HEAD OFFICE, MONTREAL Paid-up Reserve and Undivided Profits.............. BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jonatl an Hodgson, Esq. Vice-President LETHBRIDGE BRANCH: FAIRBANKS FOR SECOND PLACE Movement on Foot to Place Him on the Ticket with Taft Washington, May to widrspread gossip in well informed Republican circles signs point to.the re-nonrination of Charles Warren Fairbanks for Vice-President. Mr. Fairbanks has said specifically that he would not accept the nomination, but those who think they know what is on the cards contend that Mr. banks is too good a party man to hold out against general insistence that his re-norninstion is for the party's good. Photos HANDFORD is to go in pairs to the houses wher we leave tracts. Then, if the pfopl want us to do so, we call again am sometimes we hold open air meetings and some-times meetings in halls or in our own buildings. "We believe that ultimately the Saints will all be gathered to Zion which is in the Rocky mountains from Canada to Mexico. When the latter days come there is wh-.rc the chosen will be found." Mr. Snow says that his party will comprise 65 people of whom seven arc j women. These are not all mission-j aries, however, for two of the women are going to Paris to study are and one or two to Germany to study mus- ic. Most of the members of the par- ty are young mon from the stales of Vyomir.g, Colorado, Utah, Arizona, and from Canada. They are 11 clean looking, pleasant spoken, veil educated people and they make happy group at the hotel which has attracted a great deal of attention. Sir B. Montagu Allan President C. R. Hosmer, Esq., Thos. Long, Esq., C. F. Smith, Esq., Hugh A. Allan, Esq., C. M. Hsiys, Esq., Alex. Barnet, Esq., F. Orr Lewis, Esq. E. F. Hebden General Manager The Bank has 119 branches and agencies distributed throughout Canada. New York Agency, G3 and 65 Wall St. SAVINGS BANK ACCOUNTS invited, and special atten- tion is paid 'to small deposits. Interest at 3 per cent, per annum, compounded fonr times a year. Drafts. Money Orders and Let tors of Credit, payable in any part of the world, at current rates LETHBRIDGE BIASCH- W. McMULLEN, Manager Hie Rlberta Railway and irrigation Company Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS ON THE MARKET A SOUTH AFRICAN ARGUMENT Kingston, Ont., May resolu- tion uging that a site be selected by the Prince of Wales on Quebec Heights whereon to place a suitable and permanent monument to fallen Canadian heroes in the South African War, was and will be sent to the Dominion government. This is sug- gested wovild bland as binding at this great historic port of entry, the bond of empire before all nations. I Hits tortt of tte Eailraal and M of fesbnister N. Also a few Acre Lots East of Westminster Road, each TERMS EASY Interest per cent, per annum One-third cash, one-third fi months, balance 12 months. Mferti fata? id CB (M WHrKf to.