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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 28, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD ESTABLISHED DECEMBER 190T PLblUlKMi by the Lethbrldn Herald frlntlns Co, Ltd ev.ry l.-ful it !U Slxm iLethbrldge, Alberia Canadt. W. Director JOHN PHONt: PHONE: Editorial; and Department. 1224 Advertlilng, Circulation 1252 ft) M (1.50 I month, delliered......... 1 mratb. b} mall ........I change as often 03 desired but both net -nd eld >ddresses must HERALD FOR Red Drug Book Store; J. Q. Robertson Co.; Jackson Seattle Murphy Co Crauhrook Book Grassy Like Hotel. Kemp t Cohen Co.; Alexandra Hotel; People's Drug Store; Kenny ft Lethbridjn Hole." Cigar Company. Plncher Dr. HcCrea; Mitchell Dreg Co. Agency. Leading Book and News Store, 109A 8th Ata West; World News Co. Plncher Station Edward Diamond Dr. The Wide Mtdielne Hit Co.; News Shop. 445 ..Granwell World News Co. Clarence Knol- Jamieson News A. D. River Side News Co. THE WEEKLY HERALD published everv Wednesday In eight 00 6 monUis ill advance I year In advance............. _____ S 50o THE HINDU PROBLEM THE PROMOTER and financier of the Hindu expedition now detained in, Victoria harbor, Gundit Singh, is insisting tliat'ms a right of entrv into Canada becaiw 'iej are British subjects He is said to handed a representalrie of the Vancouver press a com- munication com eying the meaning that if Can- admits the Hindus all will be for Brit- ish mle m India, but contrari-mse trouble ensue In plain ou "oil has made fortunes and will keep on making Hhem Get a share of this for your- self Get Your Share The Fortunes 'Being Made From 0il in 1 AH about Joir, you see unprecedented excitement' aboiif .Ifc at oil in Western Canada Stocks "are' soaring highoi and higher Fortunes are being uuiilo almost oSeralgti. Those who foresaw even part of this excitement are today reaping the onl> begun The bringing In of (a Western -era for, the Dominion It means ploney- whtf-pit'lftterestedjlilt quick Western Canada, Is oa the eve of'the greatest continent The Canada Oil Venture Corporation Limited, is ono of the first large. companies to take advantage of the oil discover) Backed by English, Canadian and California capital, it was organized to exploit and finance oil pioperties v. herever they ma> be bat especially In Western Canada Its operations are not confined to any single pro- perty Its eggb wilt not he tied in one basket Its propeities are carefully by well OIlL EXPERTS AND OIL MEN It is sufficiently capitalized to ensure its success from taie very start It is in the Muds of conseivatuo responsible men v.ho knott the OIL BUSINESS Its repiesentatives aie now ground liv the Calgary field and one pronertj one of the best In the neld is under cofeider4tMH) (The potation alreadv has one large tract opposite the propert) of the Athabasca Oils Lim- ited has TOUR PRODUCING WELLS, also one In the LessorvSlave Lake Dist- rict' where the Shllllngton Ross outfit Is leputeuMo have .rWOjMILUON DOL- LARS AT STAKE v i. In order to Uke advantage, immediate advantage of the unprecedented opportunity In the Western Canada field nnd'commence immediate operations I am nble to offer a small block of founders' shares in this Corporation, SUBJECT TO PRIOB SALE 4ND RESERVING THE RIGHT TO REJECT OR ANY SUBSCRIPTIONS WHICH REACH -MB TOO IjATB at the ylRST LOW PRICE OP aiCENTS A SHARE PAR Air UE TWENTY FIVE CENTS Tfre "Stock is fully paid and nonassessable This is iour opportunllv to in. RIGHT AT THE START, On the ground floor of an enterprise promises to become the JLARGEST A.ND MOST PROFIT VBLB OIL COMPANY IN THE NORTHWEST FIBLB iYou must actMithout delay If YOU wish more Information write or fllre without deta But I urge that jou GET A.N I INTEREST IN THIS ENTERPRISE NOVv white you a and send In your subscription at the first, lov, pilce of FIVE CENTS A SHARE _ THE PRICE OF THIS STOCK WILL ADVANCE VIOLENTLY IN A fEW DAYS Send for this Tree Book The Oil Boom of 1914 It graphically tells how 4ndrev Car negie made his tirst ajl about the Uni- ted and Nee tor's year and about the Canada Oil Venture Corporation "tod'ay. It Is absolute- Iv free tend vrill be sent-on-reque'st JusCslgn the coupon below, tear off and_ mail The hook, wiU'-he-yours mail. Here What Your Money Will Buy Today, if you Ack Quick 1 50 cash or 110 down and >10 a month bujs 1000 Shares, par lalue 250 S 76 cash or 51f down and ?15 a month hms 1500 Chares par value 5 376 S100 cash or JIO down and JiO a ironth bujs 2000 shares par 5 oOO S12o cash or ?25 down and J2S a month bus 3 2oOO Shares, par 1 alue ?625 S160 casn or ISO down and S30 a month bus s 3000 shares, pai alue 5 750 S'OO cash or down and a month bujs 4000 shares par 51000 S300 cash or J60 down and a month hujs COOO par 51500 cash or down and mo buvs shares par i-ilue __ ALL STOCK 13 FULLY PAID AND FOREVER NONASSESSABLE When remitting ALL 6ASH DEDUCT 5% from the above price. it TOU want to GET TOUR SHAKE you must act quick Opportunity alts, fpr no mio The boom has only started Watch and see the' big developments You can ,n on ttaToSnd iloor today of "YOUR OPPORTUNE Y at very little colt to you flakaup our that you WILL OBT YOUR SHARE while yon can and sign tear off Jid the fcropon In the right hand coniei with Vonr remittance, though it is not more1 than Ten Dollars Remit bv draft, cheque or mone? order If ymi re- mit currency latte, 1" D. M. MacQregor, Bsa., 405 Winch Bidg., Vancouver, B. C. I herewith -enclose t......... in...................- for which please buy for me shares of the .Canada Oil Venture Corporation, Limited 'stock at oc'per share, par value fully paid and non-assessable. 0, M. MacGregor Member Vancouver 'and Seattle Stock Exchange" 405 WINCH BLDG. VANCOUVER, B. C. Sign, tear off, attach yolr remittance and mall to me the beet day .J3, jr.aiSpregbr. Bldg., Vancouver, ;B. C. .'send me, Without .Cost pr .Obliga- tion, book The Oil Boom of 1914' also detailed information about-the- Canada Oil and Venture Corporation, .Limited. CONTINUED. FROM FRONT PAGE alone on crude oil. Gas V-a- chine shops, tank shops, drilling con- cerns, supply lie-uses; derrick plants and a host of other industries "hive nocked to that district within '-.ihe space mentioned. It is .all the result of nine years' development, if there is oil here, as 7. befleve there .nest be, the same length pf-time will put Ltthbriclge on the map as no. other factor could." SHOULD BOOST ,THB LOCAL .CONCERNS Mr. Dunham thinks that the people oi this city should not overlook .ihe opportunity to develop their home field. He is a man with .wide aypcri- ence in the United States and Mex- ico, and'he has nothing to. advice is given freely, in. the .hope (hit the public will suppoct .loeal concerns endeavoring to get a foot- inj. it is quite possible that Mr. Dunham will give an address in the near lut.urc heforo the Ad Club or the Hoard o! Trade, when all will he given an opportunity of listening to his wonderful fund of information, only a small of which could he possibly given in. the space of a shell synopsis. He has specialized on every phase of oil, arid knows the game thoroughly. in endeavoring to .impreis upon the public the greatness of the oil indus- try, Mr. Dunham used some statis- tics. INDUSTRIES DEPEND OIL He claims that wheh''a inan says he cares nothing about oil! hc.'hasn't the slightest idea of what he is talk- ing about. There is not a man living who does not depend on :oil, directly or Indirectly. It is oil that lubricates the machinery which turns wheat In- to flour, and which .makes every wheel In the world run smoothly.: Coming closer home, Mr. Dunham pointed out that shoe polish' has Oil for Its nearly everyone gets a shine once In'a while. 'Para- fine, which practically created the Unccda Biscuit industry, and, which is so indispenslble in. the kitchen; is an oil product. Parafinc has wiped out, the tallow .candle apd .liuSincsB' hy iU wonderful {reserving qualities. jui. Dunham mentioned more little things that are direct products of oil than the average person thinks in existence, and went "on to emphasize of the gasoline trade, brought about largely hy the automo bile; He said: "When gasoline was only useful lor cleaning my lady's white gloVes and lor similar purposes it could hardly be given away. But now -there are in the United" States alone something like. gaso line engines, stationery, automobile, marine and aerial, with a past an- nual increase of not far from 000. In support ol this statement take the figures of 'Mitchell May, sec- retary of state of New York The results obtained through direct communication with the licensing au thorities in the several stales where registration laws prevail 'show that the total registration last year.was an increase of over 1011, when a similar list was pre- pared, showing a registration of automobiles alone. The motorists of Anierica yearly pay for their i gasoline, oil and grease, a sum great- er than the receipts of all the Col- leges the amounts required to transport all the United States .mails more than all the gold, silver and minc-r coin put out in the aver- age-year by all the units in the coun- try and nearly three times the total i value of the silver mined in the U. S. in a twelve month." j Mr. Dunham is coming back to Lcthbridge in a few days. He is very much interested In the developments and the mere fact that a man of "his' experience would" visit the dis- speaks well for the future. SOCIALISTIC VIEW OF STRATHCONA'S FORTUNE London, May Dally GUI- ?en ('Labor) commenting on the Into Lord Strathcona's vast fortune, re- marks that It shows "the wealth be- yond dreams that oponii out to a man who can get on the sunny Bide of a gigantic system .or private exaction which society Is now organized to The Citizen admits that Lord Strathcona wns public, spirited but liln- riches "wero really earned by tho labor of the public who did not them." FARMERS! Important We ai'o the repiesentatives for the .pf-tlie-EroT- mce, for the "OLD RELIABLE FARMERS' MUTUAt- HAIL'INSUR- ANCE ASSOCIATION OF IOWA Orymlzed in busineM 21 years with a record second to none. The oldest.and largest farmers hail association on tiro Continent; Most' -liberal ment no charges out for threshing 01 harvesting, .or marketing, also-full privileges 'for losses. If you have, a .crop to Insure yol owe It to to'see us. The rate' is -the lowest we have known In our expenence We can not write 'beyond a cer- tain acreage in each dlstr'ct with 118 at'bnco. Very small fee for .membership. -Assessment payable October 1st. M. P. JOHNSTON Co. Formerly the Iowa-Alberta Lan-l .Co. SlJlTL NO 2 ALBERTA BLOCK PHONE 651 P. 0. BOX 208 Standard Bank of Canada Established 1873 HAVE YOUK CHILDKWA Every boy and girl n personal Savings Hank Ac- Standard Bank of 'CanadiVfTHnd save regularly. It will.afford an education to .use. nipney w '-Such-ah education -in 'thrift and saving-vill prove Inva oablff in lifter life. Small sums may be deposited at any time. .One Dollar opens an account, No limit as to age. Assets over Lcthbridgc Branch, 315 13th Street North G. F. Bletcher, Manager. LQCAL TRAIN SCIIEDTJLB No. liYom B14 Kootonay 613 Medicine Hat 512 Calgary 511 Medicine Hat Calgary -Lotlibrldgo 564 Letlihrldgo 5C5 Clren.t Vnlla v. S67 -Ijotlibrldge .SOU Cardston. 53D To .....Medicine Hnt.............. .Kootenay .....Mocilclno Hat, via Ahlersydq .....Cnlgnry via Aldersyde Lothbrldge vin Macleod .....Calgary via' .Macleod '........1 .Groat .....Lothbrldgo................. .Cardston ..i Lothbrldge Arrive 18.40 Ifi.lIT 13.25 Depart 24.10 -4.4t n.nq 1C. 25 17.11; 3.30, 17-lS Mlsed -train ''very Secbiia Tuesday lit 6.00, returning ;