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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 25, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta ALBERTA., TUESDAY, MAY 25, INI. Daily Herald Printed by ths Daily Herald Printing Co.. Ltd.. every lawful evening at St.. Lethbridge. Managing 'Oi- office, Round Alberta, Canada W. A. 'BUCHANAN and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered ifetiv. >LS oiouths, Daily, ihree months, delivered Daily, out inontti, delivered Daily, one year, by mail Daily, six mouths, iby mail Daily, three months, by mail.. 2.00 1.00 .35 3.00 1.75 .85 WeeKly Herald, one year Addresses changed as often as de- sired, faui both new and old address must be given.. protests were entered and now all have been' sawn off except on each sideband a despatch says that the Conservatives are endeavoring to have one of these, the protest against Hon. Jas. R. Stratton in West Peter-j boro withdrawn so that the protest against the Conservative member for North Lanark will not have to face a court. The accomplishment of this purpose ..would mean the disap- pearance of every protest. The pub- lic is getting tired of this way of! handling election protests. If an el-! ection is won by corrupt and crooked j methods .it should be exposed and the! guilty punished. It is not creditable! to. the political parties to "'dicker" for "saw-offs.V Our Conservative iru-nus talk poli- tical purity day in and day out but go no farther. They are willing to join in the disgusting saw-off business They're of the quality that best stands laund ryinii-comebackun- perttxt shape. Made In Sizes The Randolph is in. higrh at back. at front. Castle Brand, each. 3 for 50c. Ellc Brand. 2 for 35c. Makers. Berlin. and share in its benefits. OUR POINT OF VIEW. A Cabinet Minister in Quebec wiis shipped on the face by a man' who did not- agree with something said in a speech. It will be necessary for Cabinet Ministers in that province to take a course of lessons. A LESSON TO LEARN. The scene in the United States over i te Payne tariff is one of great inter- i est to Canadians.. This struggle of interests for ana against a k-wer tar-; iff is interesting because a lower tar-; iff means a greater Canadian trade j with the republic bat it is more inter- i esting as a problem in political ecoii-i only that Canadians may well take i time and opportunity to study.. The! Uuited States adopted the policy oi j Vve are told that eggs will be very a high protective tariff. The demand j high in Easteru Canada this year on of the people for a lowering revision i account of the great demand for hen of' the tariff became so strong that j fruit m the west. Why ia the name the Republican party previous to the i of common sense do our farmers not last election pledged itself to such a j waken up to the fact that the egg revision. It was on this pledge: that j market in Alberta, Saskatchewan and President Tait was sleeted. He pro- j British ColumUTa- is theirs by putting ceeded to carry out the pledge, calling; more hens ia the barn yard: Let this a special meeting for that money stay ia the West. We must But here the trusts and other; capi- not forget that there is good money talistic interests made their influence j in poultry as well as wheat, felt'with the result that the new tar-j _____ APPLE AS BURGLARY CLUE Berlin, May burglar who into o. house at Loewen. Ger- inanv. lias beer, successfully traced by PROFESSOR PLANS TO REBUILD ATHENS Berlin, May reconstruc- Ition of Athens according to German i i ideas the latest posibility. Professor Ludwig Hoffman, the vell known German architect, who has been commissioned to modernize the ancient capital of Greece, has just returned from Athens after a visit of inspection, view Professor it is his intention to alter the en- tire aspect of the city by means of wide streets and well arranged squar- es, plantations, trees, etc. The Ac- ropolis is to be "improved" by a "Corozo" road. The streets will be leveled and asphalted. Although the professor admits that the present state of the city in "no way disgraces its great architectural past yet his plans for an Athens made in Ger- mauv- will be submitted to and pro- In an inter- .J: .n- Car of Sulphur iivans of an apple, out of which he i bnbly accepted by the city fathers had taken a bit- before escaping. in a few months. iff'bill was practically a reenactmentj of the Dingley tariff against which j great bulk of the people had pr'o-j tested. The few organized capitalists! were successful in thwarting the wish-i 0andurand out that i- j measure for the prevention :es of the great'unorganized .mass of the people. Because those favor- able to the higher tariff were so much had Ia a speech the Senate- Act but Senator was a rather FOR FUENITUSE arrve n a Few days Tiie Hey Go. ltd. Wfctoale and Retail Ption; 55 v FOK BALE Horses and Hay In any quantity at J. F. Rodgers Sale Wood Street, Lethbridge I .Coal, Ice and DRAYING TT VICTIM OF JEALOUSY Vienna. M.iy an ele- phant, which was for "years the chief attraction at the Vienna Zoological Gardens, became so jealous of a baby elephant- that "was born in an ad- joining: cage and supplanted him in the affections of the public, that he became dangerous and had to be poisoned. Western Transfer Co. LONG BROS.Proprietors Office .opposite Balmoral PH ONE 63" TO THE PUBLIC We have bought ont the 4 Star Transfer Co Draying Dutfit, and are prepared to' execute all.orders for T DRAYING 5 promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Oath on delivery. me in evidence around the halls and lob- bies of the legislative buildings, some thought that 'there were only a few in "favor of "the lower tariff. In an- swer to those who so expressed them- selves, Mr.N Cummins, the Republi- can.' senator from Iowa, said, "I know that the voices of those who are clamoring for jan increase of the custom house" taxation are more das- 'tincdy heard in the corridors and committee rooms. There will conie a time presently when the clamor of millions who want relief will-sound like; the roar of a thou sand from one ocean to the other." What can Canadians learn from a study of this problem? In the first place, it clearly proves that a high than for the settlement of strikes and such success that during the first two years of its exist- ence out of fifty-two threatened strikes forty-eight of -them had been settled. The success of the law had been so great that the older countries of Europe were imitating it. He had himself received communications from officials of Austria, Italy, France and Belgium for copies of the Lemieux Act whiqh they proposed to embody into the laws of their own countries. The Conservative Opposition at-Ot- tawa does not take very kindly to the legislation providing for a Minister of Labor. Their friendship for labor is confined to an election contest. The Liberal party at Ottawa would be well advised if it gave Jas. Conmee protective tariff is of no lasting bene- fM- P-> tlie cold shoulder. He is a if any. It shows too that dnce corporation man from the drop of the a. protective tariff is saddled on country it creates and fosters inter- ests whose influence is very strong and against- the wishes of the great body of the people. -It shows that the privileged classes who virtually col- Usct and keep the taxes can effective- ly organize to mulct the consumers who pay the taxes but who cannot so effectively organize to resist their, The last lesson is one that Cana- dians should be very careful to learn and put into practice so as to avoid endorsed. as he has been this session, in the future, harm, will be done to the party. The Red Deer News says iled Deer has a dozen born leaders amongst its it fails to men- tion its favorite statesman, John T. Moore, as one of them. At the Imperial Press-conference in London next month Alberta and Sas- katchewan will be unrepresented. Why this is the case is hard to ex- If In Stock and for Sale by STAFFORD AGNEW CO. If you live out of town write us BEST FARM LAND We liave listed Five Sections of the very .finest farmland in the district- at an exception- ally low figure. We have other land listed-in the neighbourhood that costs S5 to more, and it is no better land. For particulars call at our office at once. This bargain will not last long. WIRE LAND CO. Eeal Estate Brokers, Financial Agents, Notary Publics Ott Block Phone 394 the position oi affairs existing across Pkm- If were not sent the lin, and that is, to resist every j to these Provinces there has been an The press of interested error at headquarters. effort raade to increase taxation and! to use every means to prevent the ere- j these ation and suppress the development i 'm ImPerial Problems and would havej of and combines, some of which able l6 send some of ils unfortunately have grora up already [-Journalists to participate in the dis, in Canada. "li Canada wishes to at this important conference) free irozu the rule of the trusts, the Alberta, Hon. Frank Oliver as and Saskatchewan Scott, would have people must resist that parent and i ts representative 1 with Hon. nurse .i the trusts, the high protec- tive inn if. i occupied a foremost place at the con- Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD Capital Authorized S Capital Paid Rest...................................................... O. R. President. HON. ROBERT JAFFRAY ViceJPres. Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities, -Merchants, Farmers and Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS attention is given to Savings Bank Accounts. Deposits of Sl.CKl and upwards received and inter- est allowed at cunent rate from date of deposit. __ Lethbridge Branch, W. R. SEATLE, Manager. Block, Round St., beside Bentley's Store. WORKINGME N Look here! We have a block oi choice- lots 25 x 125 in the NORTH WARD east of Turner St. and south, of Niveu each. cash; Bal. per month. 'See; us 'at once as the. price of- these lots will be advanc- ed in a few days. P.OIock Phone 383 OFFICE SUPPLIES EBINTINQ WESTER STATIONERY CO., LTD Legal Fer ns School Supplies JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry Automobiles, Gasoline Engines. Sceam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed lerence. MUNICIPAL FINANCES The comparison the financial; MOULIN ROUGE BANKRUPT statements of different municipalities! shows a great need for more system Paris, May Moulin Rouge, of uniform municipal accounting. The! probably the most, famous resort in and auditors of the var-. the history of Paris, was declared ious municipalities have just as j bankrupt today by the tribunal of manj- different iiiethods of ac- i commerce. Of late the vogue of the i (counting, valufxtinjr and tabulating j resort has been steadily decreasing.! the receipts, expenditures, assets and; owing to the work of purity crusaders: liabilities. One one kind of j who have brought abou? the elimin- i work as a capital expenditure, pay- ntion of some sensational, dances thatj able by debenture, wnile another were the chief features of the place.! the same thing out- oi current revenue j Various managers of the concern j The result is that the latter makes j have made fortunes in it, but many i the prescui-tar1 rate higher but j more have met with ruin in frying j down the debt while the 'former rriort-Uo conduct it on a lavish scale ne-1 gages the and makes a 'cessary to attract tourists. showing of the present tax rate. There are a dozen other ways in which j may be great differences in account- ing. The same is true of the assessing j Some councils instruct their assessors j to rate the property away up. This j gives them a large assessment and' the requisite amount of raised! at a small rate on the dollar. This is j a good scheme for advertising pur- j poses. The outsider thinks the town or city is big' because it has a bis as-1 sessaient and judges also that the tax-; QK are low because of the low But when he comes TO pay those taxes on his property he finds out j TH.'stf-KO1: OiK' of the results the difference.? in accounting is the: unfair comparisons made between mu- j nicipalities by the general public. Another is that the financial institu- tions have diftjcnlty in arriving at the real finsncial condition of the municipalities offering their deben- tures for: sale. If the .province should teipslate to make municipal account- ing and assessing uniform these un- fortunate results would be obviated. THE The election protest in Ontario ia t A doien or to Hammocks For Umpires Camp Stools for and Base Ball, Lacrosse. Tennis, Croquet. Cricket etc., for workers. STANDARD' MAKES RELIABLE GOODS money in thy purse" by keeping it with our help Mill TIE ncntE HUIEI Oar assistants stop work at 6. Our closing hours are suited to our patrons. Are you aware of the fact that good fruit lands reach a value to 85.000 per acre improved? Are you aware of the fact 03 >4 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 facir that THE ARROW LAKE FRUIT LANDS are closes- to market and have equally as good shipping facilities as fruit lands in Washington, Oregon or Colorado. Then can you not see tliat these lands will reach the same values as other fruit lauds do Then why not buy now while you can get them at. the bottom price. Our Next Excursion will start from Lethbridge on THURSDAY MORNING. JUNE 3rd, and points on the Calgary Branch on WEDNES- DAY AFTERNOON, of JUNE 2nd Join our party on this trip. The trees will all be In full bloom and you will see a sight that will, delight you. Mr. Freeman haying returned from his last trip, states that his party purchased over' worth of land, and if as successful on future trips the company's holdings will shortly be all disposed of. Call and get full particulars 'at our new office in the Lethbridge Hotel The Arrow Lake Orchards M. F R E E, M A N, General Agent ROOMS 3 AND 4, WHITNEY BLOCK Llethbridge, Alta. J. S. Phillips" A. L PatJeson Phone 70 Office in Nelson Gow's Store We Are Leading Our business is increasing daily. Why? Because the public have a-f last found "the proper place where they can" get satisfaction in Cleaning and Pressing their Garments. If you are mot yet one of our customers give trial. CITY DYE WORKS Teiepbue 353 Rouid Strut WALL PAPER Largest and best stock in the city. Paper Hanging, Paint- ing Etc. WELLINGTON Bros, Cor. Cutbill and Court- land. 644. PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL DR. W. 8. QALBRAITH-Phygiciau, Accoucher. 9 a.m., 2-3; p.m. Office 914 Red- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE. Street. a.m., 2.3. 7-8. DR. A. and'roous. Stafford Block. Office 12, 1.3, 7-S.30. Phone night and 277. DR. J. E. Surgeon, Accouciier, Oddiellown' Block. 9 a.m., 11 to I. 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, day aud night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., C.M__Special- ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Stafford Block. Lethbridge. .-Alta. Office a.m.. 2-5 p.m.. 7-8 p.m. UNDERTAKING ADDISON Under- takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city.' Phone 102. Office and residence, 321 Crabb St. Parlors open daj and night. T. S. DI- RECTOR AND riages and equipment new and up to date. Parlors opposite fire hall. Open day and night. Phone P. 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ- and voice produc tion. Visits or receives pupils, preparatory or advance3. Coaching for exams. Howard House. Urabb. Sweet. MR. ALBERT ol Briggs', M-A., Song Singing jind Voice Culture. Pupil of Chae; Hancopk, Esq., F.R.C.O., .L.R.A.M.. Organ and Theory: Voicje-culture. pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song. singing. Open for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. on application. Box 690. Leth bridge, Alta. JOHANNES H. M ACM ILL I pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. Class Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, concerts, etc. For .terms ap. ply Eoyal Collieries, LEGAL L. M. aod Solicitor. Office adjoining Union Bank, Lethbridge. W.'C. Barris- ter, etc. -Office: Southard Block. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agenta. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries. Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD 6. C- LODGE PRIDE OP ALBERTA, No. 2d3, Sons of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfedlloxvs' Hall every first, and third Wednesday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. Kobin? W. Sec., Box 57. flene So. S57 Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays in K. of P Hall at e o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly x GUS NEIDIG, W.8. A.F. A.M., Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, tne third Thursday of each month ia the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will ways receive _> hearty welcome. C. W.M. 6. v. Storkey, Secretary. P. O. Box 537. Modern Woodmen of C.-F.-P. CONYBBARE, K.C., D.C.L.; Barrister, Solicitor, Etc. Office. Conybeare Block, Lethbridge. Al- berta, H. A. J. Solicitor, Netaiy, Eoom 14 Staf- ford Bifc. SURVEYING HAMILTON 8c and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS F. Bt Whitney. Block. Room 8. JAS. A; Macdonald Block, Redpath Street. Lethbridge Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethbridgel Specialist in Fireproof- ing, ventila- tion. Ernest M..b.A.A.; M.R.A., Etc., Manage? Lethbridge Office, Bryan Block. E D.T. 8 and build- er. Estimates cheerfully given. Re- pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. 730, Leth- bridge, Altai R. E. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow. er installations, -flans and specifi- .cations. Office McKeown's Hard ware. Phone 302. GEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 355, City. H. Drafts- man and contractor. Estimates cheerfully given. If you want to see our new ideas in construction, let us show you. They won't cost you anything. -Address Lethbridge ,P. 0. WILLIAM con- tractor, is prepared to give esti- mates free of cost on all kinds' oi work in the building trade, ing, repairs, alterations, Box 512 Lethbridge. A. and build- r. Estimates Office 315 Wood St. 122-26 Lethbridge Camp No. Meets in Ihe Oddfellows Hall every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors will ftl- receive a hearty welcome. Coun cillor, C. L. Banker, W. A. JOHN Carpenter, Joiner, Ac.; jobbing work and al- terations; pianoforte tuning, or- gans repaired; glass sigES or metal- lic letters, 'silver ami gold; sole agent for the genuine sterogeopic views and steriseopes. 'Tiie of Chris V in colors. "CourtibJp to and 20 oiher viewi, 11.00. per 100. MISCELLANEOUS I. EAKIN, PUBLIC 8TENOQ. Postoffice Block, Teleiiiicxic No. 383. ERNEST LAMBRUCHT Chrittiin teltntiit. Service every Sunday at eleven a.m. above the Herald of- fice. flM CAMPBELL BROf. STEAD-Paiul- en and Decoraters.Paper hanging and specialties OH pictures of art. Orders taken any time. Redpath St., second house west of American ;