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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 27, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LFTTTBRIDGE DAILY HERALD Monday, May LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD DICIUiJIR 1H7 C.., LU., iv.ry liwlul tt lla aj.th atrwt, A. W. Managing Clrculatlen Job O'AlkY ___ 00 1 year, JJ.09 1 mantha.dallvtred 1 molitbj J2-JJ C monthl. mall .J1.5C 1 month, by mall 1 month ddlvarad chiacad as often tnutf. but ndllreaau mult be new and old THI DAILY Dmi Midlclnt M. Book J Q crinbrwKn Co JMkKm ft O> Alei- AteMMnn andra Hot.l. Seattle and. -O. L. Relneoka. Diamond Youne R. W. Druf -Co. Hamilton. Vaneauvjr, 1. World Wide Plnch.r E. J. MilcheB: D. L. McCrea. Srtwa Brown, WMtlaka Bros. Alberta Drun The Jamleson Newa Company. 795 Tllveratde B. C. Percy Beat. Aleo on C. F. R. Train. THE WKaTKLY HERALD Published avary or more paiej, and contains i iumnmry of the-news of the -week, local and dlatrlot '1 year In advance-........II 65 3 months In advance.....SOc C advance.....75o. THE FALL OF MICHENER Stirring up Sectionalism DURING THE BYE-ELECTION campaign jufat closed Di. Stew- art bus been doing his best.to let the south against the north. With misleading .map ,he has besn; going about the country trying .to establish that the north was get ting aU the railways and the south wasn't getting any. In t'li meantime what was Mr. MIchenei doing? In the northern part of Alberta he spoke at a number of meetings during the campaign and tale of woe there was' that tha north -was not being fairly treated; it was not getting the transportation facilities. Here, are his exact words as they appeared in the..Edmonton the Tory organ Jn the capi- tal: I "Only the maladminiitratlon of the government has kept the north from Its due. .Had there been a good bargain with the A. .W, promoters by which a proper lino could have been assur- ed and the interests of the prov Ince protected, we would have -ti'ad a-line to Fort McMurray in operation today. There can be no'opposition to railway develop- ment, but to incompetence and railway- promotion schemes Fine tactics these for public men. Alberta..will-never, be a united prov; ince as'long as men go througjt countn setting one part of the (Edmonton Bulletin) I.ucien Dnbuc wftp rendl tha Liberal ctnd.ldate> refuial to Ul part In R Joint' debate with A. K. K Ing had' of h own to at. chair of Ed' Michener, JI. P. P., leader of H -Majesty's loyal Opposition lu the fsltture of Alberta, tilted back ai the great man sprawled on tne floo When he-was picked up and riuate oft it that nothing. hurt but his dignity and that n thk and the comaiuDltjr should reap lot of btnfflU were upside donn. From this view- point Leader Michener's remarks -were not unreasonable Stand a man on his head and he doesn't see ,much difference between Jasper avenue and Wednesday afternoon. Anothtr Rtaaon For the Fall Another chair fell vas because Leader Michener was weighted giffs and promises to the electors of this province. The overburdened chair limply 'couldn't stand up under Jilchonur is Christmas and St'. Valentine's day and New Year's rolled into ope He isn't just Michener, }J P. He is the i Magnanimous, -Michener, Maii- Prodi- gal Premiei that Is to.-be.'.But jre'l come to that later on.- You haven't read fhis far1 without suspecting can' shorten him to Mich, becaus-a he is too tall was the hero of 'the even ing If jou haven't suipectid, it, this story is not ritten _rlght. Michener was the hero H was Bwlng meet- ing, but Michener, was the star per- former Beside this glorious sun from Red Deer the candidate was only as long a drink of water. He; ai long as two parallel straight Iin you look at j it. He., is going'to contented farmer on very-Quarter section.vTo make i him contented the government will loan hiril he isn't contented then the supposi- tion is that Michener will give him a grand piano and an automobile on the easy instalment plan Considering that there are half a million "quarter sections in the Peace Valley alone, this policy is going to run into money. He is going to push railways and If he can't push railways he will cef out andjjjusb trains, so they wi! ____ l Farm Land Snaps 320 acres All steam 210 acres under cultivation; fair buildings, good well; all fenced. Crop goes with tho land and laud can be hnd at J25.00 per terms. 640 acres AlUsteam-plow-lahdj .with acres under cultivation; all_ fenced; 'good ssc- tlon ot tlm count] j where failures are nuhuarU 'section can >bo had at J27.60 per .acre on reasonable terms 320 acres v All steam -plow-land -with .200 ncros- under ctllttvittlonj JOO acres in In summer fallow. Fair build-, lings, close "to town :'and school, a splendid buy tat 53000 por terms. Crop goes with land. Freeman MacLeod Co. Dominion Block Phone 1212 THE STANDARD SECURITIES COMPANY Real Estate and Investments OWNERS OF MORNING SIDE Suite 111 to 115 Sherlock Building i P.O. Box 1979 Phone 1291 Michener was the tallow candle, whole, works. It uas 7ftther a surprise when new voter asked "Who's the long greal man iose to speak. "Not to know'Michener in the citj of his greatest tiiumphs is to yotirsef unknown; what better can you expect from some of these rough-necks? Still there maj be o'ie or two who have'not beheld he leader face, or, what is setter, seen him in action on the uistingS: or in the Michener s what the rough-neck called him, a ong fellow, a -.catch-ai-catch-can lescription, but it, .Michener Is come In ou Mme m'winter. He is go- ing to a Cabinet of practical business to nalance'ufToif ideals an Opposition cf retired-preachers He is going to spend at millions more a year than Alberta has revenue, is going to make'Alfred Freeman Ew- Ing a Cabinet minister Not to be out- done In generosity, Alfred Freeman Ewing crowns Leader mier Tit-for-tat, jou know. TJie onlj job that Isn't framed up iby the new Michener Ewing governm-jit1- is who's going to be jam I or of the new Parliament 7 The only "bad break Michener, the progressive, madej was in Quoting King John. King John has never been approved byrAny sembly, church or synod. He was a had egg But he was the original Con sanative party He was so conser ative that he didn't want to give any- body else anything.. H-c, was the-Pro- .ected Interest, the Big of ifs day He gave the people the na Charta under same kind of compulsion that, the govern ment will a lower tariff What did Ewing say? Oh, yea, he made a speech, but it ws.g, Micherier'i night. Michener did the promising. H. F. GADSBY. YOU WILL NEED FLAGS FOR VICTORIA DAY WE HAVE THEM The Red Cross Drug Book Co. PHONE III. T. H. McCftEADY, Mfr. Insure Your Crop Against Han1 The Canadian Indemnity" Company, of Winnipeg, liavc recently ob- tained a charter from the Provinoia 1 Government for the -writing of HAIL INSURANCE in tills Province. This company is-financially sound and losses will be promptly paid. Full information obtained from this office. All classes of insurance written, including Five, Life, ployers' Liability, Live Stock, Boiler, Baggage, etc. H. J. H, SKEITH Opp. Alexandra Hotel Phone 1343 Now is the Time to Buy Come and see us about farm lands and city property Easy Terms Lowest Prices Sixth MITFORD CO. Opposite Herald Phone 1235 ;