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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 28, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta Page 14 The Lellibriuge llcralU, Halm-day, May 28, GET OARD And be one of the Crowd who buys Lumber and Building Mat- tf O erial from the old reliable THE PIONEER LUMBER COMPANY Submitted by Vernon Bicknell in the Pioneer Lumber Co.Y Ad Competition A GOOD CHANCE Fora live bus- iness Pool Hall Bowl- ing- Alley .-For.'Sale In a tlirivino- town. i I Apply '.GRANT MOIR Keal Estate Agents Barons. Alta. Listless, Backward Children Made 'Bright and Active by Dr. Morse's.Indian Root Pilis LANDS STILL BRING VERY HIGH PRICES Buyers Eager to Purchase School Medicine Hat District Many a growing boy or girl set down as constitu- tionally slow, stupid or lazy when k is really a question of inactive bowels, lazy liver or sluggish kidneys. The growing child, with a hearty biddw appetite, certainly j cannot long'remain realized were far in healthy and bright if the sewers of the body, the bowelj and the kidneys, are choked up with it Ctrl Plume P. 0. Box 1021 Sec us before: you 1m y your WELL CASING It will pay you Western Supply ieiit Co Wai-chouse Baroness Road Office Bryan Block impurities that should be thrown off promptly. The muddy complexion, dragging limbs tnd dislike for mental or physical effort show plainly that the child Dr. Indian Root PUU to stir up the liver tnd kidneys and regulate the boweli. Dr. Mane's Indian Real do this most effectively, cleansing the whole system, purifying the blood, aiding the digestion and giving plenty of life and activity. Ai npon the education obtained may depend the succesi in life of your boy or to it that the general health of the child is nicH that itudy is pleasure and not a hardship. Made from rooo and herbs by W. H. Comstock Co., Ltd., at Brockville, and lold by all dealers at 2 jc. a box. The Grand Trunk Pacific have is- sued their first mountain publication containing a description of ilt. Rob- son, the highest peak in the Rockies. John Manfield, 1 OS Hosslyn avenue. Hamilton, is dead, aged 69. Gumming left on Thursday for Sask. We have it on good authority that he will not return J) 'alone. Medicine Hat, May school j lands sale, resumed here yesterday, showed a remarkable activity in the all through the day, and prices advance of the most sanguine expectations. There were very few pieces offered today b.ut what found a purchaser. The sold was in ranges seven to eleven living -to the south and north of i the city. That to the south along the i line of the Crow's Nest Branch was most in demand, and the prices real- ized there were about the highest ever offered in a sale of this nature. The highest price paid today was thirty dollars per acre, this price be- ing, offered for the Xorth West quar ter of 29-9-11, close to the town of Island, and was bought by An- drew Wolf of that place. He also pur- chased the remaining quarters of this section paying on an average of tvven ty-four dollars and a half an acre for the whole section. Section 29-10-10 realized an average of twenty-three dollars per acre, the North quar- ter sel'ing for twenty-five dollars an acre. James Wilson, of Taber. and Ole Iverson, of Burdett. were the pur- chasers of this section, each securing half. A large number of the pieces to the West of the city along the main line also brought very high OSi-iV: South Alberta Land Company, of city. Section 29-13-7 brought an aver age of eighteen tfollars per acre and .11-14-7 an average of nineteen dollars and a quarter. The latter was bough: by the South Alberta Land Company and the former by W. D. Spence of Cal gary, W. 13. 'Marshall, of Medicine Hat aud.G. J. Coiu'-l'iuud, of Boweil. A high- er average still of nineteen dol- lars and a half was paid for 11-15-7. This section was bought by the South Alberta Land Company, i-ectiou 59- brought twelve dollars and a half. In range eight to the Soutn: the bid- ding was very keen, the upset prices here being only eight to torn and the laud bringing al the way Irom ten to twenty-five dollars per The last named price was paid for the of eighteen dollars and was bought by the Alberta Securities, Ltd., of bridge. Section 29-11-10 averaged six- teen fifty and 11-12-10 seventeen .dol- lars per acre. This was mostly all bought in by resident farmers of that, district. J. Healey, of Grassy Lake. 1 Nelson Blue, of Taber, E.C. Lndtke. of Bow slaiid and M.'J. O'Neill, being the buyers here. 11-13-10 was among the few sectious that brought no more' than the upset by D. Spence, of Calgary, for eight dollars an acre. Section 29 in the same township was also purchased by him at an average of about eleven dollars and a half. Section 11-15-10 farther North, brought', fourteen dol- lars and a half an'acre, one quarter going as high as sixteen dollars and a hall. J. T. Cooper, of Nantou, L. B. Cochran, of -Medicine Hat, and .I. G. Dunbar, of Calrstadr; 'were 'the pur- chasers of this tract. In range 11 a few sections of which were sold to- South East (luartei- of 11-14-S, and was Jay the prices were record-averaging bought by John T. Cooper, of Nanion. Tliis section averaged twenty-one dol- lars and eighty cents ail acre. Sec- tion 29-13-S brought sixteen, dollars and a half aud :il-l3-S fifteen dollars aud thirty cents on an average. A. M. Dowsley, of Lethbridge, aud C. E. Batcheller, of Fingal, N. D., were the buyers of these sections. In the North range nine the prices were not so high, running from seven dollars to eighteen dollars per acre. This land averaged about thirteen dollars per acre. In range ten in the South, lying South and West of Bow Island the prices, soared again, reach- ing the maximum of thirty dollars here. Section 29-9-10 averaged seven- teen dollars and was purchased by seventeen dollars for section 29, town- ship 9, twenty-four dollars and 'a .half for 29-9, eighteen dollars for .1.1-13, eighteen dollars and a half for 29-10. and 'tewiuy-three dollars for U II in this buyers were nearly all resident farmers of the dis- trict. There are'still'over, a hundred par- cels to be sold and it is that the sale will last well on to the close of another clay, as tms land is all very eagerly sought after, 'i ne feature of today's sale was the remarkably high average price paid for the land and the fact mat the highest prices were by farmers now working the adjacent lands and who are the best judges of its valu as agricultural laud. I. N. Amblin, of Bow Island, E. S. -Mc-j PLOWING ENGINES for immediate delivery. We can deliver at once 25 h.p. engines and alter June 5th 32 h.p. engines. None better and we have seen none so good. They arc Cases. Engine Plows also on hand. OVEELAND AUTOMOBILES Largest garage in Alberta under erec- tion. Wc-wilL use yoii rio-lit... J O CITY PROPERTY: FAKM LANDS IOWA-ALBERTA UND CO. COLLECT RENTS WE w h z you cannot find a lot to suit you in the have plenty of others that we would be pleased BUILDING LOTS DUFF ADDITION Block 22, i'aces Cutbill St. below we to show you. UJ Block "23, -faces Bartlett 20, faces Burdett St. 24, Lots 39-40 ____ 25, Lots' 23-24 ___ _1 0 STREET Lots 9 and 10 ___ ?L 000 f> STREET Block 6, Lois 92-96 inclusive 000 6. Lots 99-100 inclusive she Cuteheon. of Calgary, and the Alberta 1 The bulk of Isaac E. Wyman's e Securities, Ltd., of Lethbridge. Sec-jtate of ten 'millions goes to Princet SKETCH T1LLEY REAL ESTATE, INSURANCE LOANS Live Stock insurance Automobile Insurance Snap in Close-in House 37 1-2 feet by 162.5 feet, 7 roomed mod- ern house TERMS: cash, mortgage at 6 per cent for 10 years, balance every 3 months. 2 lots block 42, facing barracks, for pair price Small cash payment, balance easy Single lot on lane, block 124, facing east tion 11-10-10 realised twenty-three dol- lars per acre, the North West quar- ter going for twenty-five. This entire- section was purchased by E. C. Moe, of Taber. Section 11-1 an average University. On a Long Island train, making a fast run, James Corwood's leg was amputated by a surgeon in an" unsuc-, cessful effort to save his life. ROUTE OF WATERWAYS IS HALF IN THE MUSKEGS Startling [Statennent of Engineer Goddard Senator [Roy Explains Telegrams- J. W. Woolf, M. P. on the Stand Edmonton. .May W. Woolf, AL.k iCrdston. was placed on the stand at the investi- perfectly well what Cornwall meant! by the telegram. -Senator Roy ad- mitted having travelled in France with gation this morning, telling of what i Cl.irke when the witness was there in took place at the legislature session j connection with the notation of his when the A G. W. Guarantee Aact-loan company. But he asserted that 'the A. .Si. G. W. was not mentioned. Senator Roy told of having gone at was passed. "I said Mr. Woolf. "that the amount of guarantee per mile. 000. was larger than that given the other roads, and that the rate of in- terest was larger too, and asked the j premier why it was. And he said the point was well taken, and suggest- ed that be made the maximum. and that the railroad be guaranteed for only the actual cost of construc- tion for the first fifty miles. The premier had said in his speech that the first fifty miles would not cost as much as the rest. The only other members who made any comment i were the Opposition members, .Mr. Kobertson and JLr. Hiebert. But they did not raise the point I had men- tioned. Myself and two other mem- bers did not know that the 'A. G. had been organized. Senator Roy Called. Senator Roy, of Edmonton, next tes- tified. .Mr. Walsh read a telegram Lots 29, 30, 31; block 31, on Smith street Price each Price to be advanced June 1st to per lot Phone 1343 Gor. Round and Dufferin Sts. LONDON AND ERNEST Block A.BJ ;i..................... SG75 GLYN STREET tt'. South of Corn-Hand, 34x125 ___............. REID STREET Lot 1-2 x ERNEST STREET Two level lots each WESTMINSTER Block 2G, Lots 32-33 each Two splendid lots near Argyle Ave. COUTTS Several good lots close in In addition to the above we have the best lots in Blocks 126, 127, 12S, etc. What do you know about these for factory sites. See the spur track running alongside of them. 400 feet Iddington Aye. North Lethbridge, lots 7 to 17 inclusive. We can sell these at a special price of Easy terms. Our car will take you over these, at your request. The Dowsley-McMillan Lend Co. Suite 205; Sherlock Bldg. Cor. Redpat'i Glyn Sts. PHONE 544 WE COLLECT RENTS WE COLLECT RENTS Clarke's request with Dr. Rutherford to Premier Lanrier. while the witness was in Ottawa, to learn what the Do- minion would do about granting rail- road subsidy. Goddard's Startling Statement. Engineer Cecil Goddard then took the stand again. He made the sur- prising staiement that he roughly es- timated that 50 per cent, of the line run by him between Edmonton and I Fort .Mc.Murray was muskeg, and would have to be corduroyed. In oth- er words, the distance to McMurray un a straight line being '2ss miles, there would be 144 miles of muskeg. He explained that this corduroying is expensive and adds considerably to the total cost of construction. Lots of Equipment. -Mr. Johnstone showed tha: in. the joint estimate of the witness and .Manager E. A." James, provision was made for sixty-five first class coaches Bakes-Roasts-Ifroils-Toasls BAKES bread, pie and bakes them perfectly all through, and browns them appetizingly. BOASTS beef, poultry and game with a steady heat, which pre- serves the rich natural flavor. BROILS steaks and them tender and inviting. TOASTS bread, muffmi, crack- era and cheese. No drudgery of coal and ashes; no stooping to get at the oven; no smoke, no dust, no good cooking with greater fuel economy. Irons and water in wash- boiler always hot. The sent to the witness by Clarke from for equipment, and he remarked that Winnipeg in October last mentioning this was a million dollars more for something about some shares of equipment than that of any other rail-1 stock in a loan company in which the road of the same length. Engineer witness was interested, and said that the length of the ing the words, "Please don't, forget to road now surveyed is about 160 miles) take friends and arrange for third from the starting point. ISO miles] party and urge matters as understood, north of Edmonton to House Kiver.j Sorry, I was unable to say good-bye." j which is the norther terminal of the Jne witness said he did not remem-i present survey. House' Kiver is about ber receiving the telegram. He said miles from Mc.Murray, making the the reference to shares referred lo total length of the line about 255 by Clarke was probably due to the fact miles. He said this route is shorter that Clarke had subscribed for than the line he ran. hut passes shares in a loan company which the! through more muskegs. He said con-] witness had organized, having told siderable clearing had been done.l the witness he believed they would be'some being in progress now, and that' a good investment. The Famous Telegrams. Mr. Walsh read the telegram sent, by Cornwall to the witness explaining that the "Patient would be operated on to-morrow and doctors state opera- tion will be The witness explained that Cornwall sent the tele- gram because he was anxious to learn the outcome of the crisis in the hoxiae. The witness was in Winnipeg, He said with laugh that he understood ion Oil Cook stove baa a Cabinet Top with shelf for keeping plates and food hot. Drop shelves for the coffee pot'or saucepans, and nickeled towelracks, It has long turquoise-blue enamel chimneys. The nickel finish, with the bright blue of the chimneys, makes the stove very attrac- tive and invites cleanliness. Made with 1, 2 and 3 burners; the 2 and 3-burner stoves can be had with or without Cabinet. 'NEW erwywhere; if yours, write for Descriptive to of the The Imperial (HI Company, ten miles at its end were graded lastj fall. Like Dr. Waddell, the witness said that Clarke's instructions had been all along to build a first class road, which would bear close scrutiny. Interest Diminishing. Owing to the important political de- velopments within the last few days interest in tlie investigation has dim- inished, and the attendance of specta- tors at this rooming's session was very sma'.l. At Cincinnati, W. M. Robertson lias a canvas purchased in Montreal that i? believed to he a Raphael. Government troops in Nicaragua nave been surrounded and the insur- gents have cut off supplies. King George will patronize racing as did his rather. Pierre Martin, who invented the Siemens-.Martin smelting process, was rescued by Paris friends from poverty. Senator Root left on Saturday for Tne Hague, with a brigade of lawyers, to argue the Atlantic Fisheries case. Hamilton ladies raised over in their button campaign for the Y, M. C. A. ;