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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 26, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHbrtlDGE. ALBERTA., WEDNESDAY, MAY 26, 1909. 1C, Daily Herald Primed by ths Daily Herald Printing Gc., Ltd., every lawful evening at iu- office. Round St'.. Lethbridge. Alberta; Canada W. -A. BUCHANAN, Managing "Di- rector and Editor Subscription Rates Paily, one year, delivered going to break the law the inr.clu be more interested? public It is cheering to hear the Masons talk about the future .ill'ad of Lethbrulire. One thing the Masons cannot keep as a secret is their high opinion of Lethbridge. Will the man who said this dry country kindly go a.vay and doxvn. Daily, six delivered 2.00; Daily, three mouths, delivered Daily, one month, delivered.....35 far Daily, one year, by mail S.OQI Daily, six months, by mail 1.75JJI Daily, three-months, by mail.....35; eU ls WVsKiy Herald, one year 1.50' earth and 1.00, From all reports a lot of sorry thai they ploughed ti -tr Castle Hall, Round St.. and proceed-j this act is very elaborate. Last but ed to the Church of''England, where i not least Dpbladoes with his flock of the services were held. i trained sheep and the trained pig In his address the Rev. Mr. drivers "Louie." This performance is most based his remarks on the Scriptural j remarkable owing to the patience that story of the devoted and unselfish: must have undoubtedly been exer- friendship- which existed between cised to bring sheep to this stage of Jonathan and David. He spoke of obedience. the great work it was possible for, _________'___'__________ societies of this kind to do in a com- j numity, incidentally stating thati Addresses changed as often as and vitality, eiivc. but both new ana old address; must be given. those banded together uflder the' Christian church were equally under! obligation to do good unto their fel-j low men. He mentioned the vows oft the order to high morality and Chris- J tianiry and urged up'.'ii all to prac- j The real old Alberta i tise them in their daily lives After j to pop up out of th-' the service the procesion reformed and j signs of the utmo-ttj marched back to the lodgeroom. _; Gipsy Siiiitli the I'vanci'lis! ,st pre- 'isent laboring in Torout-- makes eome vt-ry original remarks. Here is ono The people are ghd that the tlu- nail "n the head: "A MASONS ARE WELCOME lot Tor--'nti> man says: "I have miles mot hundreds, ves thon- LYCEUM LAST MIGHT j One of tiie strongest j bills ever presented in was given at the Lyceum, whose playup.u' 0: p'-puiu Chinese i Buckley the boy fr -m Ipswitcii keeps; the ;ni.Hence a all the tiiue with his. trick dancing. I) 'iv-thy Lamb Co. in the sketcii j "A Night with tiio j plause. The Fishers in their graurl j 'spectacular contortionist act are mar-} jVvlious. Little wee Miss has no equal and is apparently composed 1 r.f India rubber. The stage setting for Grand Lodge of Alberta saw tit to accept the inviuuion k'ug- es to have their aiumai in city. Lftlibridg'- to them a hearty welcome miti the that they m.iko tiivmselves a? much at h-.me as present crowded. will allow. Tiie value- of'sands of but no: being a convention city is known by: lace did I see that I ever s w before, the residents of Lethbridge it is: A few years airo I would have known generally recognized that There art-: the people on tiie street, though, few better ways of making a city I did not have known and appreciated. The people, acquaintances then of Lethbridge hope therefore that the; Tiie old-tame Lethbridge -citizen visiting Masons, who are some of ufu-n makes a like remark. This city most prominent citizens of Alberta; is growing so fast that the old-timer will take time from their convention begins to feel he is a stranger." duties to take a look around the city! to see what there is here ,We hope; Hon. Fred Haultain says h? has ne- j WESTERN STATIONERY CO., LTD. that they will see the grea: growth ver yet visited the Pacific Coast.' going on in all departments of the That will b? news to a lot of people city's life, the business blocks and i as it was believed that the former pre- residences going up, the civic improve i mier of-the territories had covered ments being made, the volume of bus-i the west very thoroughly. iness on the street and in the stores. I _______________ the busy industries, the amount of. FALLS" HEIR TO in-coming and outgoing traffic and I the general air of progress and pros-1 perity that is In and over all. 'Seeing! Montrealer Has Gone to Washington these things will naturally lead, to i State to Jake Ovfir S the enquiry or the things not seen. Iti Pronertv will then be the duty and pleasure! ,r A, of their entertainers to'tell them of! May most ex- the fanning district around about thei Clted finger who has left Bonaven citv, the wealth of cheap fuel the memory of th our doors, of the various resources in j member of the passenger staff this district and tell of the ritVa I 7A1Phonse who started fo splendid position geographicaJly near Bonner'5 F-rrr> of its strategic position from a trade standpoint. Seeing and hearing these things should convince each delegate! that while his own town, city or dis- trict may be the best in Alberta (as of: it- is) thai- Lethbridge is OFFICE SUPPLIES PRINTING Bookbinding.Rulirjg. Legal Forms School Supplies The Alexandra Cafe Leads Them All nothing is too good for its many patrons, nothing but the most advanced equip- ment to improve the ser- vice for their comfort. _With the latest improved electric Tea and Coffee Urns and five electric cool- ing fans already installed this month, and'the best the market afford? on our j table at the lowest possible cost to all. TTe don't in- f tend to lag in our efforts to make The Alexandra Cafe the Mecca and pride of the people of Leth- bridge and. their friends. N. H. MURRAY, Prop. Car of Sulphur Will arrive sssss SALE Horses and Hay IA any quantity at J. F. Rodgers Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge PROFESSIONAL CARDS m a I Few days ltd. i t Coal, Ice and DRAYING We stern Transfer Co. LQNGBROS.Proprietors Ofice -opposite Balmoral PH ONE: Piione 55 WORKJNGMEN Look here! Wfe have a block of choice lots 25 x 125 Nin the AN FARM the next best and that when he de- cides to move either himself or some of his capital this is the place to come. The Masons of Alberta -are doubly welcome., for their sakes and for OUTS'. the Great Nonhern State, to take possession of )r vhich he has been offer Up to last week Mr. Gagnon was hard working habitant, who cultivat- WILL CARRY OUT CONTRACT The Alberta government's guaran- tee of bonds to the Grand Trunk Paci- fic and Canadian Northern for the 'construction or branch lines in this province was not any election dodsre. j ed the little farm near St. Agapit, in this province, that his father, grand father and great grandfather had cul tivated before him, without a though that today he would be numbered am ong the world's millionaires. He knew he had an uncle who had gone to Washington State and was in pos- of the unde's address, but correspondence between them had been infrequent- since his father's death, and beyond the fact that some time ago gold in'large quantities had been found on the farm which his The Grand Trunk Pacific will issue! uncle had occupied these twenty years five million dollars worth of stock he had little knowledge of his uncle's this week in England for the purpose circumstances, oi carrying out their understanding j v Death of Uncle with the government and a high offi-j Last week there came to him two cialor the roa'tj declares that the I great surprises. The first came on number of miles of line agreed to be! Tuesday, when he received a tele- constructed this year will be com- {gram jrrom a lawyer at Sand Point in- .p'eted. When the Alberta govern- j forming him of'the death of his un- ment makes a bargain you can count iele. Pierre- Gagnon, who had died upon it being sound. It is safe to J childless and left as the eldest predict that by the time the govern-1 surviving son of Gustave the mnt to the country again every fare i and other properties which were opera-i described as very valuable on account braach guaranteed will b tion'. i oi the goWdiscoveries. It is natural that the two.-rail-1 Two days later, on Thursday, there roads will start building their branch j came a telegram from a Havemeyer lines from the main lines. They can-j syndicate at Bonner's Ferry, making not be expected to start a hundred! a .straight offer. of lor the miles or so away from their maiajPierre Gagnon farm lines and build up to them. That's j Alphonse decided-to see the farm not raiiioad The G. T. P. will' before selling it. "Maybe worth construct the branch from Waimvright! much he reasoned., "or the on its main line' south to Calgary {syndicate would not want it." first and thence to Lethbridge. Like-i wise the C. N E. will from j _f p> ANNlJ- 0 main line arid south., Ihesei _____ I roads The branches to be feed-! ers from ihe beginning and of course' tht-y couldn't be that constructing them a dred miles away frmi the main line. I Auction Safe AT DUFFERIN ST. Monday. Next, MAY 31st AT 2 O'CLOCK Frank G. Waddington Is favored with instructicni from the Excnlors oi the late B: Morton Jones, Esq. to sell by public auct- ion in the premises as above the superipr HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE EFFECTS 3-piece parlor suite in ma- hogany, occasional chairs, massive oak extending dining table, set of oak dining'chairs, mission oak china cabinet, mission-oak sectional book case, 1-4 cut oak ditto, oak flat top office desk, handsome hearth suite, Oriental dming-.room carpet, drawing room carpet, handsome oak dresser and stand, brass mounted bedsteads, springs, mattresses, china, cut glass, plate, Thought''-range, kitchen utensils, etc. GOODS on view Saturday, May 29th from 10 till 4 Telephone 261 Auctioneer's Office 410 Round Street. City O t t t east of Turner St. and south of Niven cash. per month. See us at once as the price of these lots will be -advanc- ed in a few days. P.O. Block Phone 383 Baled Hay ___________J' FOR SALE AT East End Feed Stable W. H. Nogar o PROP. 0 4> JAMES RICHARDS Machine Shop, etc. Box 432 Near Steam Laundry Automobiles, Gasoline Engines, Steam Ploughs and Threshing Outfits General Repairs Work of every description Satisfaction guaranteed TO THE PUBLIC We have bought out the Star Transfer Co Draying Dutfik and are prepared to execute all orders for MEDICAL OR. W. 8. 4 urjccs. Aceoucher. Hours 9 a.m., p.m. Office 914 Red- path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND OEANi -Kedpath Street. V a.in., 2.3. 7-8. DR. A. McNALLY-Offic-e and Stafford Block. Office Houre-li" 1.3, 7-3.30. Phoae uight aod da> 277. DR. J. E. Surgeon, Accouciier. .Oddiellow-1 Block. 9 a.m., n to 1 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone, 'day ana tnght, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Ear. Nose and Throat. Stafford Block, Lethbridge. Alto. Office a.m.. 2-5 p.m.. p.m. T I-DRAYING-! promptly satisfactorily. Coal delivered promptly. Catli on delivery. A. L Patteson Plione 70 Office In Nelson Gow's Store Oar business is increasing daily. Why? Because the public have at last found the proper place where they can get satisfaction in Cleaning and Pressing their Garments. If you are not yet one of our customers give i trial. CITY DYE WORKS Teiepkoie 353 M Strut WALL PAPER Largest and best stock in the city. UNDERTAKING f SON-Leading Under- d The oldest established business in the city c Ofece aud residence! St- dav and night. DK RECTOR AND EMBALMER-Car- rzages and equipment-new up to date Parlors opposite fire hall Open day. and night, Phone 3fi9 P. 0. Box 493. MUSIC MADAM Pi- aniste, organ ancl voice produc tion. Visits or receives--pupils, preparatory or advanced. Coaching for exams. Howard Urabb Street. MR. ALBERT ELY-Pupil ol ur. Briggs, M.A., Song Singing and Voice Culture. Pupil of Chas. Hancock, Esq., F.R.C.O.. L.B.A.M.. Organ and Theory. Voice cultura. pipe organ, piano, harmony and theory, song sieging. Opeu for con- certs, banquets, recitals, etc. on applicatiop. Box 690. Letbf bridge, Alta. JOHANNES H. MACMILLIAN-Pa- pil of Henri Verbruggen, of Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Ger- many. High Class Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban- quets, cohcerts. etc. For terma ap. ply cjo Royal Collieries, Lethbridge. LEGAL L. M. and Solicitor. Office adjoining Unioo Bank, Lethbridge. W. C. ter, etc. Office: Southard Block. J Paper Hanging, Paint- ing Etc. J WELLINGTON Bros. I COT. Cutbill and Court- land. 644. Tn spite of the threatening weather vji p _ i of bunaay evening about flftv mem- ii thev started U _ hers of the order Kmirhts of Pvthias .urned out- to join in the Officers iiual I church parade. Officers attending! A. M. Eitchie, C.C.; C. Ilos? j j Tate, Y.C.; J. George Harper, Pre- j The rumor from Winnipeg that kte. D_ Robson. M. bf w.: M.A. I Swathcona pumosed donating a largo Dennison, Master at Arms; J W De-'1 sum t.f money t-. the Selkirk Centen- j Outside Guard; L. Riplev. In- nial provided the building erected.; Guiird; E_ j. FraRerj 5. G. Dav- wt-re of a permanent character and igj M C. F P: aftenvards haad.-d over to the TJni- j Conybeare, Grand Representative, versity of Manitoba brines to order of march was formed at that the majority of the buildings the Exposition have been er- ected along such lines and will become the property of the University oi Washington after the fair is over. At the "great, expositions held at! Chicago, Buffalo and St. Louis mag-j nificent buildings were erected but were demolished at the conclusion of the fair. This was a direct waste of j money. The Seattle idea of handing} over the buildings to a university is a wise one and Winnipeg adopt, it in connection with its exposition no matter whether Lord Strathcons makes a donation or not. If Canada invests a couple of million in the pro- ject it will be satisfactory to the peo- ple of the country to know that the buildincs will serve A good purpose after the exposition is a matter of history. Brockville, Ont, hotelkeepers an- nounce that they are going to observe the law. lan't that the jeke of the TMT. What ths Itw placed on the statute books ior but to observe. If they were to declare that they were Hammocks For Umpires Camp Stools for "Fans" and Base Ball. Lacrosse, Tennis, Croquet, Cricket etc., for workers. STANDARD MAKES RELIABLE GOODS "ut money n ty parse" by keeping it there, with our help I. KB Oar awUtanta stop work at 6. 'Our closing honrt are iuited to our patrons. Are you aware of the fact that fruit lands-reach a value of to per acre Are TO u atrare of the fact that Arrow Lake Fruit Lands trill grow trees that will produce all the fruit it is possible for the trees to stand? Are you aware of the fact that THE ARROW LAKE FRUIT LANDS are closer to market and have equally as good shipping facilities as fruit lauds in Washington, Oregon or Colorado. Then can you not see that these lands will reach the .same values as other fruit lands 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 having 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 LakeOrehards M. FREEMAN, General Agent ROOMS 3 AND 4, WHITNEY BLOCK Lethbridge, Alta. Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agenta. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royal Collieries Lti All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD b. C. LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, No. 293, Sons'Of England Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfedllowg' Hal every first, and Wednesday the Loonth ai 8 p.m. For particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. Robin? W. President. Sec.. Box 57. Lettibridge fierie No. Meets 1st and 3rd M o n d ays in K of P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly QUS NEIDIG, W.8. A.F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visitinf brethren will al. ways receive a hearty welcome. A. C. Messer, W.M. G. V. Storkej, Secretary. P. 6. Box Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. 13689. Meets- in the Oddfellows Hall erery second and fourth Wednesday ol the month. VisitiSk: Neighbors al- ways receive a hearty welcome. Coun- cillor, C. L. Griffith; Banker, W. A, Dinknon: W' DowtHt C. F. P. CONYBEARE, K.C., D.C.L-; Barrister, Solicitor, Etc. Office, Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Al- berta. H. -.A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Room 14 Staf- ford Blk. SURVEYING HAMILTON and Surveyors. Room 4, Whitney Block. ARCHITECTS AND' CONTRACTORS F. B. Whitney Block. Room 9. JAS. A. Macdonald Block. Redpath .Street. Lethbridge Alta, W. M. Calgary and Lethbridge. Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and ventila- tion. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A. M.R.A., A.A.I.C., Etc., Managei Lethbridge Office, Bryan -Block. and build- er. Estimates cheerfully given. Re- pairs and alterations executed at the shortest notice. Box 730, Leth- bridge, Alta. R- E. engineer and contractor. Lighting and pow. er installations. Plans and specifi- cations. Office McKeown's Hard ware. Phone 302. IEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford St., or Box 365, 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 and con- tractor, is' prepared to give esti- mates free of cost on all kinds of work in the building trade, includ- ing, repairs, alterations, Box 512 Lethbridge. and build- Estimates furnished free. Office 15 Wood St. 122-26 MISCELLANEOUS JOHN BARTHOLOMEW-Carpenter, Joiner, Ac.; Jobbing work and al- terations; pianoforte toning, or- gans repaired: glass signs or metal- lic Uftters, silver and fold; sole agent for the genuine views and steriacopes. "Life o! in colors. "Courtship to nod SO other series. 16 riews, 11.00. per 100. I. EAKIN, PUBLIC 8TENOO. Postoffice Block. -Telephone No. 383. ERNEST LAMBRECHT Christian Scientist. Service every Sunday at eleven a.m. above the Herald of- fice. V CAMPBELL BROS. I tTCAO-Pf int- ers and Deooraters.Paper hanging and specialties on pictams of art. Orders taken any time. Redpath St., house west of American tauraot. ;