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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 29, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta t-ITHBRIDOfc. ALTA.. SATURDAY, MAY 29, 1909. When You Buy Fruit Lands Do you buy them for a Summer Home, or do you buy them to make you a lionie 12 months in the year and have an income from them If you do, you surely will buy in the CRESTON DISTRICT where the train runs every day in the year and located at the door or the market. can pick fruit up till twelve o'clock noon and you have this for breakfast next to 60 hours nearer than any other point. NOW is the time to bur for land is soins: to advance. For Full Particulars write to Canyon City Lumber Company, Ltd. Creston, B.C. FULL PARTICULARS OF LEASE OF BLOOD INDIAN RSSERVE (From Hansard Report of Proceedings of House of Commons BLOOD INDIAN (RESERVE, ALTA. Mr. Wallace asked: 1. Who has the lease.for Blood In- dian reserve in Alberta? 2. When was this lease obtained and what -were the circumstances in this connection.' 3. Will the minister give foil par- ticulars to date? Hon. Frank Oliver (Minister of the 1, 2 and 3. Donald McEwen of Brandon, Manitoba. An agreement was' entered into between the Indian agent and Messrs. Donald McEwan. .Co., on the 16th of May, 1903, cov- ering the. grazing privileges on the eastern and southern portions of the Blood reserve, upon the following conditions: 1. That the company put on a herd of cattle known as a breeding one, and that only thoroughbred bulls be used on the range. 2. That the company plough fire- guards upon the reserve where need- ed, and construct dams for storing water on portions of the reserve dis- tant from the river. 3. That the company put down at least three artesian wells on the low- er part of the reserve, but should they fail to find water at a reasonable dis- tanc in the first well sunk, this clause not to be insisted upon. (4.) That the company purchase from the Indians annually not less than (700) seven hundred tons, of hay at four dollars per ton. pro- perly stacked at- places designated by the manager of the Company; the In- dians to be under no obligation to supply it. That the Company keep in re- pair the fences along the southern boundary of the reserve, and also keep in good repair the dams, as well as any artesian wells put so that when the (10) ten years have ex- pired, these will pass to the Indians' as improvements to the reserve; That the Company shall put on riders to hold their stock from mixing with the Indian cattle, should it at any time be found ne- cessary That the Company agree that any rights grunted to them on the reserve, whether for grazing or for any other purposes, shall in ao way be understood as the In- dians of the right to use the reserve for grazing as many of their own stock as they desire, or limiting the number they may so graze; That the Company shall use every endeavor to keep off trespassers from the reserve, and the Indian Agent shall lend them every assis- tance at this work; Rounding up and branding stock shall be done at such times only as shall be arranged by the Company's manager and the Indian Agent; That the Company shall have the privilege of erecting rorrals for hay, and handling stock and any sheds that may be required for the-j proper handling of their stock ant conducting their business; the same to become the property "of the Indian, at expiry of lease; And the parties of the first part agree that the Company shall be allowed to graze seven thou sand head of cattle, on the Blood re serve for a period of (10) ten years at an annual rental of five thousand dollars payable half yearly; That the Company shall ad- vance three rent at any tune after five years from date of ratifi- cation of this agreement should the same be required for the use of the Indians, of this the Superintendent General of Indian Affairs is to be the judse; That the Indians (or parties of the first part) agree that no grazing privileges shall be extended to any other person or company, and the party of the -second part agrees not ;o sublet- their privileges herein set forth, without the authority of the Superintendent General of Indian Af- fairs (14.) That this agreement shall come into force immediately upon its be- ing ratified by the Superintendent General of Indian Affairs; The Superintendent General of Indian Affairs" shall be the final judge as to the fulfillment of the foregoing conditions. The above agreement was ratified by the Department on the 6th of We have a full line of Screen Doors Windows i: At prices to suit everybody Waii Doors Varnished Doors I I i Screen Windows 30c and 40c f I Also a full line of Lawn Mowers and Hose Pipe i! Hay r Bros. j; i Q-eueral Hardware Phone 75 P. 0. Bos 27 LETHBR1DGE ALTA. i I III Iff Herald Market Place you have taythiof to sell or to rest place it in this column. If you want anything we this colurao. 25c one insertion for SI SITUATIONS VACANT breaking outfits to start to work at once. Will pay liberal price per acre. Apply to the O. W. Kerr Co., Lethbridge. 110-0 boy wanttd. Apply Western Stationery Co. 136-0 SITUATIONS WANTED as housekeeper by middle aged lady just out from England, liux M. Herald 139-C in meat market or grocery store by an experienced man, first class references, willing to go anywhere Apply to G. H. John- ston. Lethbridge, Alta. 140-0 SITUATION WANTED-By youn" married lady with one small child of 5 years, to do general housework. Apply at Windsor Hotel. 142-6 MISCELLANEOUS WANTS FOR water fountain and complete outfit including goods for immediate business. Almost a bargain. Box H., P.O. 138-0 baker as foreman, per week. Also first class cake baker and a" good man on bread wa- gon. Schweitzer Bros. 139-0 couple of experienced aitch riders. No others need apply. Apply by letter giving- experience to T. M. Evans, Supt. A. R. I. Co. June, 1903, on the following condi- That the half-yearly rental shall be paid in advance on the 1st of July and January in each and every year. That this license is not intend- ed to confer any authority to obstruct trails or roads now open to the pub- lic, which now or may be hereafter under the control of the government of the North "West Territories. The rental under the above lease has been paid to the 1st of Julv 1909. WANTED-First class hotel waitress at once. Application to be made to the Steward, Lethbridge Hotel. 140-3 girl to look after child three years old. Apply Mrs -Packard, Arlington Hotel. 141-2 FOR rack, settee, bed- room suite, and chairs for sale. Ap- ply Mrs. J. L. Stovall, opposite Chi- nook Club, corner Glyn and Dufferin Sts. 138-0 FOR SALE-Buggy, nearly new, cheap Apply P. 0. Box 502, or Keyes' old stand. Smith St. 137.6 LOST night porter; naust be experienced. Apply at once with references to Hotel Coaldale, City. 142-2 Judicial Notice PROPOSED NEW BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER NORTH OF THE C A master of great interest to the citizens of Lethbridge and the farm- ers north of the city is the projected new bridge. The crossing at Diamond City has been recommended by a committee of the Board oi Trade and pity Council but that location Is not accepted'by many of the settlers as the most desirable. Thos. knows the country well, and he prepared a plan of the country, showing the several districts north pf the river. Accompanying it was j following letter: j "I note through your news col- umns that signatures to the proposed bridge endorsed by the Board of Trade is not .meeting witfi the prompt res- ponse that such a bonanza to the farmers should be expected to. I be- lieve had the members of the Board gone thoroughly into the question oi a bridge location, they should know the cause of the dilitariness on the part of those most interested, i.e., the farmers north of the river. I enclose herewith a plan, of the river, coulees, trails and lay of the country north of the city, a glance at which should, I think, be con- vincing. Look at the route taken by those living in Township 11, Ranges 19 and 20, not forgetting those living east of the Little Bow river who no doubt- would prefer to come to Leth- bridge rather than to Taber to transact their business. The distance to Nolan's when the river is fordable is 17 miles, when not, fordable 29 miles (by "measurement.) Note the detour that trail'takes away from the river in order to be able to cross 12 mile Coulee and Picture- Butte Coulee, but above all please note what actual distance would be saved by anyone living 3 miles from Diamond Mine by a bridge being, placed at this point, again what ex- pense would be incurred'to make as easy a gradient both ways from the j river at Diamond City as' the pres- 'ent road (bad and all as it is.) Now Mr. Editor, doubtless some of these points being considered by the farmers north before signing a petition for a much needed bridge. doubt in time a bridge at Dia- mond City will be a requirement and will come, but in the "mean time if a bridge can be got, let it be placed where it will be of the greatest bene- fit to the .greatest number." TO THE CREDITORS OF THE RE- LIANCE COAL MINING, COM- PANY, LIMITED. Pursuant to the Order made bv the Honourable Mr. Justice Stuart, in he matter of the Winding-up Act and Amendments thereto, and in the mat- er of The Reliance Coal Mining Com- pany, Limited, bearing date the 5th day of May A. D. 1909, the creditors of the above mentioned Company and ill others who have claims against he said Company, formerly carrying on business at Taber, in the Province f Alberta, are on or before the 1st day of June A.D. 1909 to send by post pfe-paid to E. P. Miller, liquidator pf the said Company, care of Domin- ion Trust Company, Limited, Van- couver, B. C., their Christian and surnames, addresses and descrip- tions, full particulars of their claims, and the nature and amoxint of the securities (if any) held by thpm, and the specified value of said securities, verified by oath, and in of they will be peremptorily excluded from the benefits of the said Act; and Winding-up Order. The presiding Judge in Chambers at the Court" House in the City of Calgary will on Tuesday the 22nd day of June A: D: 1909 at the' Hour of 10 o'clock in the forenoon hear the report of the liquidator upon the claims of creditors .submitted to Mm pursuant to this notice, and let all sorties then attend. waitress and one cham- bermaid. Apply to Cosmopolitan Ho- tel. man to do farm work, with his wife to do housekeeping ply to J. B. Moore, Lethbridge 142-6 TO RENT. TO rooms in mod- ern house. Apply 1276 Redpath St. 138-6 grey mare, 4 years old weight ibs., brandtd S on left hip, white star in centre of forehead, wire cut front right foot; reward' for return to Gust. Gacobson, Royal Hotel, Taber. Alta. isi-ia new glove on May 24th. Owner can have same at Herald Office. 139.9 black mare in foal, weight Ibs. brand i bay mare weight 950 Ibs, branded TP on left shoulder. 1 bay mare, 3 white legs. V. on left eye. 1 bay yearling colt, cut on neck. Mares, had halters on and colt had a halter with nails in. Reward Jos. Alakavish, Ray- mond. 141-g LAND FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE and board. Applv Mrs. Freed, Reed's stone cottage, Cqurtland St., west new stand pipe west door. 1386 TO RENT-By June 1st, front room suitable for two gentlemen, in mod- ern house. Ladies need not apply Apply 1249, Bompas St. 139-6 .FTJROTSHED ROOM south of Crabb :St., .3rd house from Chinaman's gar- den, a.month. Apply 1 to 3 or 6 s- 139-6 SNAP FOR QUICK SALE OR EX- acres of choice land, 2 1-2 miles -from Raymond, 135 acres stubble, 65 acres prairie .and forty acres winter wheat. Price per acre. per acre cash, balance one half crop payments. We will ac- cept Lethbridge residential lota in place of the cash payment. Ap- ply to The Canadian Raal Estate Co., Room 9, Bryan Block, or Box 387, Lethbridge, Alta. 137-6 MONEY TO LOAN FOR room house, with a large rrarden. Torrance Ave. W R Dobbin. 14'0.6 MONEY TO loan .money on first and second mortgages on farm and city property. Building loans ne- gotiated. Agreements of sale bought. Empire Land Co., Ott Block. Phone 394. 138-6 Ward. W. R. Dobbin. PLAN OF COUNTRY PREPARED BY THOS. NOTICE OF IMPOUNDMENT NOTICE is hereby given that I have m'pounded in the West Pmnd near the Isolated Hospital, the follow- animals on the 12th day of May. 3 909: I red muley cow, indistinct bruii on left hip; 1 red calf, no visible brand r 1 red and white call, no visible brand; 1 black calf, no visible brand. JOS: GILLE3PTE, 131-O Chief of Police. TO furnished room. 617 Glvn St. closc in> North call from those wishing; 140-0. to borrow money on farm lands oc city property. Trie, Canadian Real" Estate Co., Room 9, Bryan Block. 40-6 front 141-6 TO front room in private house. Apply at 638 Coutts SL from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8. 141-6 PROPERTY FOR SALE residential pro- perty, per montn. Price Good terms. Alberta Realty Co. 115.0 FOR new fully modern house. Apply P. Mgr. South Alta. Lumber 225. 121-0 FOR .SALE OR TO coir taages in Duff Addition. Apply to Western Tinsmithinz Co., next Her- ald Office. 'FOR lot, Courts and Cpurtland, with house. Price reason- able. Apply to 0. E. Braeger, P. 0. Lethbridge, or on property, HO-6 MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE, FOiB 16 ft. x 27 ft. ad 6 Good as ew. Apply to Box Ai; care Herald. FOR year old filly, brok- en :to harness. Apply Samuel Jones, Sr., North 1st. An improved farm of land on the Milk known as the Loggin Ranch, about 7 miles from Coutts and 8 miles from Milk River, having comfortable dwel- ling house, horse and cattle stablis and corrals. 2nd. Earcel of land in city, situate -directly east of STorth Ward Meat Market, 75 by 134, Also 1500 Royal Col- liery shares. Apply McENIOHT BROS., Milk River, Alta, FOR per 100; Strawberry plants that will grow big berries, measuring seven inches; in circumfer- ence. Apply to D. J. Whitney, P. .0. Box 377, Lethbridge. 139-6 FOR good livery business in what promises to be one of the best towns in Southern It in- Ciiides barn, rigs, and horses and can be purchased for only and cash will handle it. Present owner can give good reasons for selling. Ap- ply :to The Canadian Real Estate: Co., Room 9, Bryant Block, or Box 387, Lethbridge, Alta. "140-6 FOE.SALEr-Team waggon ,and har- one. mare four years- old weigh- ing IJ400 Ibs.; other mare, five years old weighing Ibs. Waggon and harness practically new. Will sell for 1550. On time, "Team alone Alex Tomackei; Box 552, Lethbridge. 141-6 FOR lots and small new cottage; reasonable. Apply J. H. Hooper, Hodgman St., Duff Addition. 142-1 SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH- WEST LAND REGULATIONS Any person wno la the gole head ot a family, or any male over 18 years old, may homestead, a quuter-aectiop of. available Dominion land in Mani- toba, Sagkatchewan or Alberta. The applicant must appear in person at the Dominion Lands Agency or Sub- Agency lor the district loir bf proxy may be made at any agency ter of' intending homesteader. months' residence upon and cultivation of the -land in eatb of three year a. A homesteader may live within nine miles., of his home stead on a farm of at least 80 acrea solely owned and occupied by him ot mother, son, daughter, brother or sister. In certain a homesteader in good standing may pre-empt quarter-section alongside hia home- stead.. Price per acre. Duties. -Must reside six months in of six yeers from date of homestead entry (including the time required to earn homestead patent) and cultivate fifty acres extra. A homesteader who has exhausted his homestead right and cannot ob- tain a pre-emption may take pur- chased homestead in certain Price per acre. reside six months in each of three years, cultivate fifty acres sad erect a house worth 'W.W.OQRlf.-' Deputy Miniiter of the loler.v, c' will not pait? for. V ESTABLISHED 1854 Merchants Bank of Canada JHEAD OFFUE. MONTREAL Pftid.up Reserve and Undivided ACCMUA ff ferckMts, Ffrnen taclicrs SolkM Money Orden Letten of Credit Bank BBpMittMt Block, St. ;