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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 23, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, MAY 2J, 1.9U T.H-B ..LfSTHBRIDGE HERALD PAGE THIRTEEN ex- clusively found on the dressing-tables of .discriminating gentlewomen. They prefer- C'orson's because of th'e deli- cate refinement and the charm of the exclusive. Corson odors. "Some fine day, Bill _ I'll put on" some life- insurance and when I do I'll taie it with you." In these words last summer a yaung man declined to apply for an Imperial Life policy to protect his widowed mother against the contingency of his death. Fouf-'Weeks rater heTand' a friend- were dr0vned while bathing. Suppling JHW should die happen to your dependents' Would they be des- tined to ajife of hardship' It is for you to say. You can prevent it by CL' 3" Protection policy. Let us tell you more About Jt? A postal will bring the information, THE IMPERIAL LIFE Assurance Company of Canada HEAD OFFICE TORONTO J. B. FiOde, Distrid Muafer, LetUnifce The Inptrial maintains for policy folders' prattelion stronger rttitvtt' than 'of othtr Cmnaatan FOREST-FIRES IN JAPAN, TOO Toklo, Japan, May for- est fires are raging, over an. area of nearly four hundred square miles in extent in tbe Kitsui district. Rest dents are unable to check the tires be- cause- oC the.drought which'dried up the streams. A despatch, today said that thirteen' perBona'were burned to death. The standard of quality because based on long experience and built of best materials Built to burn natural gas 'have every convenience, every time and econo- ,mizing device.. See the McClary dealer. Natural Gas, Light Appliance Co., Local Blue Ribbon COFFEE and BAKING POWDER your morning cup of.coffofl a rich flavor ud delicate If n'ot auk for BLUE RIBBON vhen giving your r.ext order and notice ,the difference. You will be agreeably surprlncd, Blue Ribbon Teu, Coffee. Baking Fowdor, gnlceVaha BitrsQt: all one beat A. M. NANTON Of Winnipeg, oiectcd a director of the Canadian Pacilic Raihvay on .May lltli. Insurance Firms Make Handsome Profits in Alberta Ediuontou, profits were earned in 1913 by insurance com- panies operating in Alberta, according to a report compiled by R. L. Niclinl son, acting head of the provincial' in- surance branch, with headquarters at the Parliament Buildings in Edmonton, One sixty-eight licensed companies are doing business in. tha province, and it is announced that the number.is increasing from month, to month." Following is a summary of premiums received and losses paid, by., tbe var- ious classes of insurance in Alberta in 1913.: _ from 78.. of-79 com- not incfudedJ-Prein- iums, losses received- from 32 of 33 companies, premiums, claims paid, -Ten 'private companies received premiums aggre-a atirrg and paid losses .totaling received from-1 ten loss- es, ro from fifteen 351; losses, Alberta aud neighboring provinces, occupy rather-peculiar positions is res- pect to life .insurance cf tlip companies registered to .do .business have only recently come into the west- ern country, and therefore, tfoeir risks are yet small; It might also e ol in terest to know that-one company- re- ceived raore.tliau ?350.0GO.in-premiums last year calleS upon, to pay a. single loss. Several other com- panies paid one loss each amounting to Oh tbe other hand seme of the older established companies-paid heavily, on policies taken-oxit in- the east years ago by men and-women who are now residents of'tbe 'province of Alberta. Arrangements are bemg made to _ring the insurance legislation provinces of Aiberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba into uni- formity. This, it is explained by Mi Nicholson, would make the position rqf tbe Insuring publiexplainer and the en- forcement of the'law could be made jasier, at the same time. jround for dissatisfaction by Insur- ance companies. "W., V. Nev.-son, deputy provincial measurer, says that the .work of- the nsurance branch, cf Alberta -will be extended next .year. Several amend- ments to the Insurance Act are under consideration, and among these is the proposal to charge Hc'ense fee to in- surance This amendment will irobabiy.be put into operation.-, A Bira- lar fee is'charged In other provinces mil ranges from to Qrie of the ibjects is to prevent persons becoming ippointed as agents for a company, nerely to get their own insurance at L, reduced rate. Indications are that bail-insurance companies operaiing in Alcbrta :will reduce tilielr rates soon following the declaration a rate of five arid half ;ents an acre by rural muncipalitites. of the companies grade their' according to the number of ,imes a certain district lias heen itruck by hiil e )een '.immune froiu .hailAare. offered referential rates as as four :ents'an. acre, wliile districts -which laro.-had numerous losses are. charg as eight and "ft-balf Scents. While on, the average the muhiciijal rat's. Is than that charged by private companies the latter givo a lather bUJhor indemuitj from to" us tbe municipal rate of ah -acre. CORSET COMFORT r ond nature to the 1 i of Ask-.to sec the new mtitlflR at jour favorite 1 c V, rite us and nc will sen 1 u J-until) illustrated booklet of new de ign CROMPTON CORSET CO- Limited 78 York Street, TORONTO W. F. N1CKLE, M. P. Conservative: 'member for Kingston, who ascribed tbe wreck the Farm- ers Bank to tlie criminal mismanage- ruent cf the general manager. He could not follow the logic of the Min- ister of Finance that the Treasury 'Board of the former government had. been to blame. "The policy of reim- bursing the depositors was establish- ing a most pernicious he said. SMOKE ON SUPERIOR' MAKESV NAVIGATION BAD Sault Ste. ararie, Mich., Steamers are moving slowly on ac- count :'lieavy smoke, which hangs 'Superior- and St. Mary's River, from forest fires in the upper peninsula. ,Last night a fog add- ei-ifo the difficulties; 'KING GEORGE FIRST (London. May of battle practice In, the '.Rp'yal' Navy hoea 'white paper with ptatemcnt tint th6 lords'.of tho Admiralty, considered tlic satisfactory, y 3. singular CQhictdencc the bat BAIp King George V wUh 07-1 Uta Is fliat ifi order of merit lim dug the vcssqls .of the later class, while the King Edward VII.' KendS tho battleships prior the Dreadnought class, with fila.polnts, Tho Roxburgh waa placet! first nm- ong tho cruisers and Ulu tho llfflit Bruisers, COFFEE Often Imitated Seldom Equaled Never Surpassed PacKed in two pound only. CHASE ieo REV. FATHER WHELAN A Canadian to lie honored by decree with Uie title MonElgnor. Canadian Pacific Telegraphs Stands Up Against Storms The Canadian Pacific is able to show record in the mat- ter of the' iatergrity of its vast tele- graph system during the wind storms which have prevailed more or less constantly for Mie -past month. The telegraph system embraces some 000 miles all over the country. It may he said to have had Its commence ment before even the railway' sys- tem itself. The original, thought, in regard to the building of the moun- tain section of the company was that it rwould use the Yellowhead Pass, which was the recommendation of Sir Sandford Fleming. That route, how- ever, was not used, but another. How ever, the telegraph has actuality pre- ceded the track laying along .what was supposed to he the first named route, and (has been-maintained ever since, as have other stretches used in the inception of the system, like the advance posts of an army. Only in one instance during the wiud has there been interrup- tion of and 'that was between.. Halifax and Tniro.-. ?Thli Immunity is dufe, undoubtedly, to the efficient t of niamtainance which maiks the telegraph as it marKs oilier department! of the astern The telegraph Department4'is kept in the highest possible state of efficiency tLe year rouuuf IXIMs wiles aie not spared, these are- needed, but the nhief poasidpriHon to hue the service Wady for use at all pciuts, and at aU 'seasons. It .requires a large staff of men and the outlay of large suras oE money to accomplish this efficiency, but the record is worth a good deal to the company. The Canadian Pacific, was on tlie ground witih its .telegraph system when the prairie was a wilderness, and it looks weeks for letters pass from one part of .tho country to an- other. The system began when there seemed little- hope of paying business along districts of country where the foot of a white man1 had never, trod- There was immense endurance hardship and courage needed and practised to undertake and carry on this work in advance of civilization, as it might, be said. The men em- ployed in the early days had to sleep out in the open, live upon what they could get, Ifve and work in absolute solitude. They penetrated forests, forded the. their linea over in-lakes, and, .in a word, enacted their parts -bravely, and heroically under the most trying circumstances from human contact for months, in the depths of tho forest "on the wastes of the prair- avant couriers of civilization. They commenced', and others per- best telegraph system in the world; best for the integrity that marks it. In the report recently lianded in at headquarters the remark which is' at once modest and truth- ful, is made that no other system has shown, during the prevalance of tho recent storms, anything like the se- curity and uniuten-uptioh disclosed by this company's telegraph system. CYRUS A. BIRQE VicR-Preaident 6f the Steel Company of. Canada, who has been elected vine- yf the Bttuk gf HamjUou, A COOL KITCHEN I A cool kitchen on ironing day is possible W" The heat is all in the in the room Tlie New Perfection-is cheaper than I cooks better. 'Broils, 4 In 3 and 4 burner Ask to see tlie 1914 model 4 burner, cabinet range- with fireless cooking oven. At all hardware and Royaltte Oil Retultt THE IMPERIAL OIL Catfuy Resins' Quebec lUlif.. Winnirx, Edmonton VuMUTer OtUwa ASK FOR mm Send for Five Roses Cook Book- IKT HUB TK 1HCK BUM B Savkge. Dittributort, Lethbrtdge Meat May Be Injurious and Is Expensive! Some people may cat lots of meat without in- jury to their health, but it's hard on their pockets. Others should avoid meat almost entirely, yet they eat it pay in both health and purse. Either class will benefit by eating less meat and more Kellogg's Toasted Corn Flakes. It gives much more nourishment than its coat in meat, is infinitely more easy to quently better for you. Ask for CORNFLAKES It's the original. 10 cents per package. ;