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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - May 28, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta I VOLUME VI. TEN PAGES Lethbrldge, Alberta. Wednesday, May 28, CENTS Numbei' 141 Sukmivs Conniy Judges and Pensions Equal to the Salaries Oltavj, May lu tlit House ot Commons notice of a. resolution to the Act au4 provide for a .uuiuter of new judgeMps In various yarls of the llguiimott. has liceu given by Hou. C. J. Uofccrly, minister of jnelice. Tho proposed, a mend inputs provide for additional district ol ihe Province of Ontario at a salary of j'cr jcar, for on additional imlBue judge of ihe court of Uie Court of Kings' Bench, ManKoba, al JC.OOO per >ear, Tor an additional Justice ol the' court for British Col- umbia al a for an addit- ional puisne Judge of the Supreme court of 0. C. al iw year, for an additional Judge of the County Court ol Manitoba, per for an "idttionai Judge and junior judge of the County Court of B. C., f-ach at salary per 'year; for four additional judged of the district court of Saskatchewan, e.icb at salary of (icr for an ad- ditional judge of tbe Court, DUtrlU of Montreal, rer iear. It is further vroUded that the Judge of the dislrlct of Ueatiharnfite, Vli resldeMC is fixed In Montreal, may conftllonally, upon tlie discharge of Judicial duties in Montreal, when not required in his district, be paid Iier >e3r. ft Is also provided that they are untitUd to a larger luilgcs of county courts am district, courts. a salary par. year. horn the date of their .appointment an. Increase of pe annum. The resolution" further uro vidoa fprrtbc granting of an equal lo salary'of the- office held b; Mm to every- judge of a county cour who attained the- age of, 7i years, is- cooiputeqrify- retired, or to ctery judge -ontinucd-fn, of flee for a period of. thirty tears, o upwards, vvho U compjlsorily retired fl 1 FRESH IS APPARENTLY ENTERTAINING MANY OF 'HIS FRIENDS AT PUBLIC EXPENSE ENTERTAINED BY ROBERTS (STILL DISCUSSING THE SAMPLE MARKCTS .May 2S br Docuin'o.) Grain wnuniiislouers al Iheiv Eesslon this ir-.Grmng conliniietl the discus- sion ot points in connection with the proposed sample rcartoi lor ties IncluJiiiK 111? of luak. ing au order point, tbe l.onjoo, May liob- len Canadian cadels at Ax-ot and suiisKiuently visited Wind- sor Castle. tjpc of sample bureau to be estab- liBhetl, and Ihe appointment ot a coin- millee to At ihe close ot Ihe slltlnt; Cbalrinau Magill ttattj Ih3t the L'ommUstoii noulcl consult the committees appointed in connection the. sample usarfcet. v or.d 'thai the date ct the next pulilic session would annuuncf il later. Means Much lo TO BOOST FOR THE FAm Ijy Wool Secretary .Allen Jack or the fik tion left tods? for Carman- 3y, to bousl for the ox- ilukloii June. Mr. Jack will also covers points on ibc C. K. line, and will uo away lor several days. f.inlfd'cs from (lit tcr- Iho line, iu'enlv-fiic milci cast of Stir- ling. is. what the oi Snutbern ASIicrta nant by tilt end o( June. Presiilcm Ilatvcy and T. Henninger, rpprcsentiug Hie Wool rs" are aflcr a tliete, W the pounds ol 1313 wool tail be -shipper! citrccl from the sVcaring pens, with- out the l liaiiSi'fonnerly confrotjt- May The presence ot Mrs. George. Cornwallis West and other iadics on the Admiralty yacht on the cruiser In- .ftPxlble, during the holidays of iton Churchill and PremliT Asqulth fn the Mediterranean is lihelj to be E subject of cjiiestions shoitly in tha House of Commons. There has been considerable criticism of Mr. Church- ill and bis right to dispense the pub- lic funds for hU personal holiday and amusement.- The Opposition and Labor tnemriers are particularly pecv- While even Mr. Chirrchlll'9 friends are asking whether the ruleo of tbe Admiraiiy permit even the first lord inviiinj his. lady friends lo accompany him on yachting trips at the public expense. In the party also were Mrf. Churchill and .in- other lady closely associated with tlie famllj, by their maids. A Special accommodation had lo be {vrovidoit for them' on the government )BChl.. The parly is duo back in Lon- On'lH" com- meiice.' The corrals io- stalictl, work 'on thtm baVing stait- cil today. Tlic dry bands will, be sheared at a separate corral- this >earf ami the work on the main cor- ral will not commence C. ileciitc what (licy are. going'to m the matter of pulling in a spyr. Fifty bead "of sheep- he sheared on Chin Coulee this Approximately wool Mill be "oil ULR lamhikins. This aboiit forty carloads of wliirh likclj go as far ab Montreal. _ The late on wool- in sacks from Leitilixidgc to Montreal is per 150 auri in These rates arc lake and rail. AH "tail, Ihc rue, sacked ppr hundred, and baled SI.26. Mr. Harvey says1 the government is not going lo ittstal a baler as they promised, so alt the .wool will go _sackeO. 010 in freight, charges on Soutlien: 13IJ v.nol-crop. The gron-ciK think -that the C.l'.R. can affoirt lo help them out. and thej are going to make tlieni altord it. a million dollars louts. r.s Rood lo thn f.r.U. as H iloci" tu-thc ti.N. K- Aside from the Ibs. to he sheared oil at tlhin arc sonic head of shcip to le elsewhere. This nuinher prises practically all ct the smallrr bands in Alhcrfa, so thai Ifie'taUl wool clip about, pounds. NOTED GENERAL COMING London, May Sir Ian Hamilton, Instructor-general of the Overseas forces, sails for Canada on Friday, nfs visit is not unnaturally ocfatod wilh Hencral Colin Mac- recent rcsignaiion. ANOTHER BIRDMAN KILLED Hanover. May Horn, a German aiirflor instantly this morning by a fall from a height of 500 feet while making an overland flight In his monoplane The cause of the accident could not he ascertained as the machine, was phaltered. njjinoiiton, May 2S.- Ifterta septl branch of tho lo 4 InrtiBs north of Calgary. U'inler 'I otllor have been the province rRvleWUlg' crop ls, report that the outlook bright at thii time of year aa in to ten days ago cropp had made very growth ins to Ihe conllnued cold nenther but weather experienced since has mads a wonderful difference and the growth of the. crops under tho Influ- ence of sun HOT, so lhat it can be marked jilmost every day. There, is ampio Miolatiirc In Ihe ground ihroiighoiit-'Alherii ami croju will do ncl! If no rains fall until Ihe middle' of, Spring wheat Is up bout live inches high in Ihe southern >ortlon of the province, and about 3 TWENTY MILES LONG AND FOUR A FIGHT Jnclies Dcetl, Ai. nicnt ol' Hivss al C'hiii WILL BE SATURDAY SITTINGS Ottawa, May older for Sat- urday Sittings at tie open- ing of the ho'jje this morning. Sir Wilfrid I.a'jritr ir the govern- [netit, had any r.eA- rteasures to lulro- sjic-nktr of the Canadian ate. uto died in the v'hriflian c.'iurcli here, left gross. acres of land, flowed eijlit inches-deep, in one uaj ii ah- EOlutelv a record, (or this c.irt of the country at-least. v.crc ti, tell old Uncle Hiram luck m On- tario, that, be -would lie im lined to think it was a record iu tion Hut '.lie feat was actually per formed out at Chin vcsteriiaj, n tile [arm of J. C. llass'. Tbe wa done In one shift too, a 3: horse-power steam engine outfit tonsisting of a tntljc liottom ploiv. Mr. Mass He alove statement to the'ller'ald this n.orn- ing, and the engineer, Jaik Nichols, teriiy it.' 01 course, the land was vlubble. and was in excellent condi- tion, but it takes good ana a first class man at tho thiuttle, Mc.Ulimr still occupjing the witness All Sorts of Allegations Made and Counter Claim Put in for The Cardston waterworks case vras oritmucfl this luuraibg, with II. K. to accomplish such'an wort, even in backset t ng 'Mi, Uass has .been at far three seasons, -and lias turned 9000 aiTes ot raw prairie into uUrd land, in that time, 'lie "lias worked iorty this season, and has forty acus eacb day, maUog ICQQ acres since, early spring. This'record ci plouing nil! make souie; of the tmclor men vl up and take notice.' a.common feal lo "turn over troni twenti-fivo to forty actes'a the pious ate only goitig'about four inch- efc deep-'' R'lt, twicej that number ot aud. twice Jhe'deplii in' would twice as and manage- Clous. X. M, 5Iay great anui of grasshoppers' which on Mon- day invaded New Mexico on the east, has readied Kiitfa, county, the at my is 21 miles long and four miles deep, and the grasshoppers are literally sirlppfcg the Country in their path. They arc moving west- ward across the central part ol Ihe state at the rate oi a mite a "'A mass meeting today at which funds, and a plan devised lor resi Heading army before the ClnvU. Growing, crops already have early is frorii eiglit to ten'inches in hceu totalH by llm grass-thtighlfvKli that later, in pro- hoppers arid the range bared of grass, (portion. ment, aiid anJ irew de- their jetnark- rict arc bcl- !d Mr- Bass. was sown stand. His examination pro- ceeded with by M. Jobnstoue, K. C., the linos railed by Ihe de- These are that the plaintiff did construct 1lie gravity watsr- sjstcui according to the plans and specifications adopted. Also thatt in spilt ul notification -to t-omplttp, the same, pUintifi.Uas always rclus- fii and r-fgiceled to complete con- struction. That no of the re- muneration' upon was payable until the work was completed, and he attual 'cost ascertained in order ,o air he. at the sum which tne 25 per ctat- ol any amount less than the estimated cost was U s also stateii'lhat the work" is still and, therefore, the dif- ficulty as (o Estimation ol the above that Cth'e> cost- has', already t exceeded ab'scnt from .work rturing ong periods time, and owing lo such absences, aad other causes ivith- n the plaintiff, the work- on the ivatervtorlis" sjslefa was de- al ed. jit Is also denied that during the oi construction; or at any other time, il lo den- Thoso Caught Man in Store Could Xol- hlcwlifv Prisoner M'lUUm Tambly, who charged Inving brolien into the llayr store on last Thursday nighl; uiih intent to commit an in- dictable oTtencp, was awarded a ver- dict' of not guilty' Oils' morning at the jtollce court. The" maglslrate deemed that ei Idence him' was clrcumaUnital and instifTIcient. Tam- bij- was remanded en after he bad clecled to he Incd hy a higher Hefore, comnjUling him 'for trial evidence In tho case was heard, and U insufflcIeQl for 00.71- mital. Jamea Kellas th'at on Thursday night he, with John Wins- worth' and another companion, had entered ihe store to place certain books Iri the ofitce for ?afe keeping, find had. encountered a man-hehirid Ific nmmnnUion tourter. of wheat Is not so good ihig and fn districts near Cardsion ana Raymond it appears to have been ktiied put ii winter from some unknown cause An expert of the Dominion seed dies Is Investigating iho matter, but up to the. present the cause of the dying Is a mystery. At Madeod the cutworm hae again been in evi- dence, although (be- damage done (3 less than year. Owing to noor' price for Hav laft yfar, the aniohnt ot land seeded to ilfix Is only about fifty rer cent. of thnl seeded Usl At Ihere liSen rAlns snow, and outlook la .t naual, lioiv he had laid trie man .to stop Tvherc he was on pain bT death 'Pear- ing that the. Intruder vvas ,armcr1, a Tear that was amply supported by Vile of cartridges on (he counter, KeHab backed out of the- front door, locked 11, his companion lo stand guard at the rear, 'while an- other companion notified the polfco. The man craft led on tils hands and knees behind Ihc counter and rnndD his thr basement vontc. Tanibiy_ arrested ulth six or other, snppobedty bad characters, on complaint one Dodds an1 FMrick Koran, llaran strls ttiat Tarahly was one of A com- pany erf three who flel upon cut off his clothes Mlh. a knife, and rob- bed bin of When Kellfli and CrnSTrCrlh to pick out n suspect at the slatlon, both nere o( the opinion n-ag" the gn.IUy party, but In police COUTI ,thia moftilng neither was prepared- to sircar (o that effect Handy Keys Two skeleton keys were found In Tambly's possession, and Sk'elton testified that holh Veya ucrft a (It for rear lock of the More.: (CoDlloued on pngo 3} STRUCK BY LICK i MING Metlicine Hau May F. llosve, aged liO. was killed today by being struck liy lightning. He and Alfred Hoxse and J. Halt were drhiug across the prairie when ho struck. The otbtl- stunned atid the team tan away with the dead body in the wagon. They canght some time later. AT GRASSY LAKE COST HIM AND COSTS To be convicted for assaulting DROWNED AT MOOSE JAW Mc-oso ten-year- old son of G. I.aycocli, a Bank ot Montreal messenger, was I'.cre this afternoon, into a back water of the Mcose Jaw rher. The young ladnias ulaj-ing on a raft and fell in. His body was found face down iu the mud a lew minutes later. Hun. (Jocliranc Tables -Xoiiees of Subsidies ol WhkhU. ccives J.iou's Share DIFFERENCE .Rival Cliiimauts for a Qiuirter Section one 'iiilci'roiu Athabasca. Lauding OLfan-A, Otit May 23. Jlo.i. Cochrate has tabled m the CoiiunoDs railway subsidies for the year totalling approximately million doltars, of uhich be- Ivecii fittceo and sixteen million for the Canadian Northern lines in Onfario the West. A ol SC.OOO prt mile is granted on the lite from Ottawa to Toronto, a distance of 250 miles. A double bulsidy of twelve thous- and mile is granted on Ihe Imp from Ottawa to Poit Ar- j tliur, a distance oE 910 nues, alsci on tho hue Irciiri ICdmontca ,io tho hpxitiilary of the proume ol B. C'., near tfc? Head, a distance ot 2PU mi let the money is to he pay- able oul ot tlic consolidated revenue, and is lo be granted under the usual conditions at ihe option of the gov- ernment in (.ouncil. IV.e double sub- sidy of meUe thousand dollars per mile for the Ottawa-l'ort Arthur and Edmonton Yellow head lines amount- ing to something under seven million' dollars, is to be expended hy tho transferring to the minister of fin- ance shares in the common slock' o( the C.X.R. to the par value ol sev- en million dollars. Some for tthilney A subsidy not. exceeding SC1QI) per mfJe granted (o the government of Onfario in consideration !ol hat} ing construc'iCil the following lines: Krora XortJi Way fo niilps, from LToglehart to Charlton, eight miles, from CohalV to Kerr miles, from Iroqiiois'Falls lo Timniins, thirty-three miles, from tlarltob to Blk Lake CUy, twenty-. eighl isjles, from Iroquois Kails Sia-' lion to'liuquois Figured at the minimum subsidy ol Edmonton, May ment of the interior hJ inrjuiry (o be held as fo of claimants for a qtiar land one out of ihs town of Athabasca landing thrown opsn on 3Isy i2 last, and over there is a dispute. As farm land UIG homestead is worth to- day ?5'j an acre. The Hand, however, fncral subsides are also provided ror a-lenglhr' list of other railways [hrough the Dominion; The mioimutrt" suhsidics ot per -mile -is ate Irom the adopted plan- That Jhas a much greater prospectus value alaititiR this matter on his and no doubt he subdivided own the inten- tion ci, reducing'thG cost, ano" EO in- creasing the amount coming to him1 under the 25 per cent- arrangement. The defendant, does not agree that the wort oi the jdaintiH was increas-i ed through the deviation, and, fur- thct, that the claim of for cx- tia services was worth themt The n oi Cardston counter- claims for to the in- complete slate in'whkh water- works system was left, cosipellms eniFlojmcnt of its owti servants and to complete Ihe same according to the adopted a fargc amount of tfiis is yet to ho necessitating the expenditure of large sums of money. Xegbgence on the part ol the rlafn- tifi is also claimetl, in lhat the wa- terworks partially constructed hj- him is not sufficient lo supply xvater for domestic ijsc to a town of 2000 people- and sold as lots long heforp it is ptov. ed up. The rival claimants are John W. aa Edmoaton butcher, and A, K. lloffues, a real estate man residing at 726 4th avenue, Canary. Hoffties cliiirna that hs was removed from his position by a poltcemaii friendly to Frame. He also claims' thai he was responsible for the land opened up and spent about In visiting Ottawa and for other expenses, Tho inquiry will be conducted' by Alex Xorquaj, the local agont of Domfnlou lands. Frame, who is a Liberal, al- leges that Hoftuea is endeavoring to use political Influence In order to secure the valuable quarter. peace .olllccr and sentenced lo pay y fine of ISO and costs, or In )ieu there of, (ftrcc months En jail, arid in ad- dition to lie bound to peace for a period of one year, WRS, the stifflclenl climax (o a I.vlidpy cclebrAtion itirtulgcd In by Robert Contiiicrsaod, of Grassy f-ake. Comjuefgood sfnrted early to estab- lish a ple.isant Jingle for the day font Saturday, the sports at Grassy Uikc evidenllj v-orltirg In his blood. He ]g a hig and coming down tha, Flrctl Intlnlgctl in rather pro- fane I angun so. Con st .asvre nee of tlic Mounted Police heard the pro- ftnlfy and requested Connue'rgood to it. The big fellow thought he niasler nf Ihe occasion, and lo show H backed the red-coat against tho fence, ordered to tako off Ms coat, and threatened to heat blm up. The Us MI policeman was on the joh, with the rcBult thai Connuergodd was arrested and paid over the eichly for hla rather ohstreperous fuo. SETTLED DISPUTE OVER WAQES In the uao of Miss verau3 Hotel, the city liollcc COiirtT this morning, Jndymenl for, was given, the plaintiff. The claim was for .4103.50. DANISH INVENTION HAS SCHEME WHICH WOULD ANNIHILATE ANY ARMY replace Mnj Automatons fn the next war, if an invention hy1 a Danish engineer named Acsrn, doss uliat is claimc.l for it. Ai'ien he has inu-nUft 'A ci Un- der uhicli may be hunrd. in the grounri forbears in the same fashion as suljrnan'iie are placed in Invars, doing no damage. until (hey are, fired. Tlic cylinder is operated by electricity from1 a station four 'or file mifcs'disfani. U'hen a pressed, tlic cylinder jumps two fpct from tfcc gtountf antt fires 400 ,shofs